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By Stephen S. Kroll

Discussing the most up-tp-date and pioneering thoughts in breast reconstruction with out using implants, THE ARTISTRY OF BREAST RECONSTRUCTION WITH AUTOLOGOUS TISSE is the amount each breast health professional has been expecting. Focusing not just on easy methods to reconstruct breasts following mastectomy but additionally on how one can in attaining the top measure of aesthetic good fortune attainable, this quantity describes intimately Dr. Kroll's suggestions in utilizing autologous tissue. Over 500 photos and customized illustrations show and evaluate different strategies utilized in breast reconstruction with autologous tissue reminiscent of traditional (pedicled) TRAM flaps, loose TRAM flaps, the prolonged latissimus dorsi myocutaneous flap, the Rubens fats pad unfastened flap, between others. additionally comprise are chapters on speedy and behind schedule reconstructions, shaping the breast mound, nipple and areolar reconstruction and selection of method, follow-up and sufferer choice. Dr. Kroll's method of reconstructive breast surgical procedure both encompasses artwork and technological know-how and either are absolutely represented during this quantity.

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1997;225:570–578. 14. Kroll SS, Ames F, Singletary SE, Schusterman MA. The oncologic risks of skin preservation at mastectomy with immediate breast reconstruction. Surg Gynecol Obstet. 1991;172:17–20. 15. Hartrampf CR Jr, Bennett GK. Autogenous tissue reconstruction in the mastectomy patient: a critical review of 300 patients. Ann Surg. 1987;205:508–518. 16. Kroll SS, Netscher DT. Complications of TRAM flap breast reconstruction in obese patients. Plast Reconstr Surg. 1989;86:886–892. 17. Holmstrom H.

B) The same patient 3 years after TRAM flap breast reconstruction. The result is suboptimal, in part because the reconstructed breast is surrounded by radiation-damaged skin. fully repair, so chronic radiation damage does not improve with time but instead deteriorates. Consequently, the irradiated tissues surrounding an autologous breast reconstruction will usually not blend into the tissues of the reconstruction as well as they would without irradiation. Often, irradiated skin will have to be sacrificed during the reconstruction, increasing the amount of skin required from the flap.

Schusterman MA, Kroll SS, Weldon ME. Immediate breast reconstruction: why the free TRAM over the conventional TRAM flap? Plast Reconstr Surg. 1992; 90:255–262. References 2. Grotting JC, Urist MM, Maddox WA, Vasconez LO. Conventional TRAM flap versus free microsurgical TRAM flap for immediate breast reconstruction. Plast Reconstr Surg. 1989;83:842–844. 3. Kroll SS, Schusterman MA, Reece GP, Miller MJ, Robb GL, Evans GRD. Abdominal wall strength, bulging, and hernia after TRAM flap breast reconstruction.

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