Skin-Areola, Nipple Sparing, and Subcutaneous Mastectomy and Immediate Implant-Based Breast Reconstruction Using a Titanium-Coated Polypropylene Mesh


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Ozel L., Kara V. M. , Sunamak O., Karagullu H., Sagiroglu J., Ilhan O., et al.

JOURNAL OF BREAST HEALTH, cilt.11, ss.141-143, 2015 (ESCI İndekslerine Giren Dergi)

  • Cilt numarası: 11 Konu: 3
  • Basım Tarihi: 2015
  • Doi Numarası: 10.5152/tjbh.2015.2315
  • Dergi Adı: JOURNAL OF BREAST HEALTH
  • Sayfa Sayısı: ss.141-143

Özet

Skin sparing and nipple areola complex sparing subcutaneous mastectomies are both oncologically safe surgical procedures. Although autologuous breast reconstruction has been considered as a standard means of surgical approach, excellent cosmetic results have been obtained by implant based breast reconstruction. In this report, we present the result of titanium coated polypropylene mesh (Tiloop Bra; Pfm Medical, Cologne, Germany), an ultimate support material utilized in the reconstruction of a patient with breast cancer.