Immediate breast reconstruction following segmentectomy using a latissimus dorsi `myoadipose? flap through a single axillary incision: a case series

Vijay Naraynsingh
2009 Cases Journal  
Immediate breast reconstruction is an excellent complementary treatment for patients with ductal carcinoma in situ and early-stage invasive breast cancer. Although lattisimus dorsi myocutaneous flap is one of the well accepted and versatile methods of breast reconstruction, there have been very few reports describing a myoadipose flap, especially through the same axillary incision used for nodal clearance. This article describes such a technique which produced excellent results both surgically
more » ... ts both surgically as well as cosmetically.
doi:10.4076/1757-1627-2-8116 fatcat:mk4z7lscznhghd7u6xnjbufnpm