This article provides current information in non-flap breast reconstructions after mastectomy for cancer and influence of radiation therapy on aesthetic results in different variants of breast implant placement. The disadvantages of traditional reconstruction methods, options for installing different types of silicone breast implants and the effectiveness of additional coatings use to increase the thickness of tissues covering the mammary implant are described. The possibility of using a polypropylene mesh implant to increase the thickness of the skin and fat flap is being considered. Рrepectoral positioning of the breast implant shows low risks of general and specific complications.
|Translated title of the contribution||Non-flapped brest reconstructions options using silicone endoprothesis after subcutaneous mastectomy for cancer|
|Number of pages||6|
|Journal||Medical News of North Caucasus|
|Publication status||Published - 2021|