Delayed Breast Reconstruction – DIEP Flap
1. Delayed Breast Reconstruction – DIEP Reconstruction
30s with history of left invasive breast cancer.
She had a total mastectomy of both breasts and nipples, and underwent post-operative chemotherapy and radiation. After a year, she decided to undergo reconstruction. She had a delayed breast reconstruction with abdominal DIEP flaps. She had one revision with nipple reconstruction, and had nipple tattooing in the office.
2. Delayed Breast Reconstruction – DIEP Flap
50s female with history of right invasive breast cancer, radiation, and failed implant reconstruction due to infected tissue expander by another surgeon.
Right breast delayed folded DIEP flap reconstruction and removal of left implant with conversion to DIEP flap on the left. One outpatient revision with nipple reconstruction and fat grafting to the breasts.
3. Delayed Breast Reconstruction: DIEP Flap
40s with history of invasive right breast cancer and failed R infected tissue expander elsewhere.
Underwent right DIEP flap reconstruction and left implant removal with DIEP flap placement. The patient had a history of liposuction of her abdomen and back.
4. Delayed Breast Reconstruction: DIEP Flap
30s female with history of left mastectomy for invasive cancer.
Chemotherapy and radiation done. Left delayed DIEP flap reconstruction with right implant placement and lift for symmetry. Does not desire nipple reconstruction.