Case #22122: DIEP Flap Breast Reconstruction on a 66 year old female


Case Description

This is a 66 year old female who is 5 feet 7 inches tall and weighed 195 pounds at the time of her surgery. She was diagnosed with right breast cancer and elected for a lumpectomy with adjuvant radiation therapy. Years later her breast cancer returned and she elected for a right mastectomy with immediate breast reconstruction utilizing DIEP flap and left breast reduction to optimize symmetry for medical necessity. She then elected for right CV nipple flap with second stage areola 2D tattoo.