Many entities can cause architectural distortion 1,4 In practice the most common are surgery and potentially malignant breast lesions. Very subtle lesions are sometimes a feature in lobular breast carcinoma which do not necessarily present with the features usually associated with infiltrating ductal carcinoma (IDC). To this day the most common etiology is the hand of the surgeon.View Thread
You may be tired and sore for a few weeks after your surgery. Your doctor can prescribe medication to control your pain. You may have drainage tubes in place for a short time after your surgery to remove excess fluids that collect in the surgical site.View Thread
Breast reconstruction with flap surgery is the most complex breast reconstructive option. Your surgeon transfers a section of skin, muscle, fat and blood vessels from one part of your body to your chest to create a new breast mound. In some cases, the skin and tissue need to be augmented with a breast implant to achieve the desired breast size.View Thread
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