After a surgical removal of a tumor from the female breast or amputation (mastectomy) of the entire breast as a result of cancer, the breasts can be reconstructed.
The breasts can be reconstructed using one of the following surgical techniques under general anesthesia.
1) The substitution of human tissue with silicone implants.
2) The utilization of tissue from other parts of the body (LD Flap Procedure)
3) The harvesting of tissue from the lower abdomen and microsurgical transplantation to the chest (DIEP Flap Procedure)
Recuperation Time: 4 weeks
Post Surgery: Dressing is changed on the second day after surgery, the patient will begin to use a sports bra,preferably one with an opening at the with broad elastic bands.