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Refined Method of Lipofilling following DIEP Breast Reconstruction: 3D Analysis of Graft Survival.

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Summary of "Refined Method of Lipofilling following DIEP Breast Reconstruction: 3D Analysis of Graft Survival."

The deep inferior epigastric perforator (DIEP) flap technique gives good clinical results, but aesthetic surgical adjustments are often necessary. Lipofilling represents a good complementary method, but fat resorption within the few months after surgery limits its use. Recently, a new protocol was introduced and successfully evaluated on murine models. This study aims to evaluate this protocol following a DIEP procedure by three-dimensional analysis.

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Name: Plastic and reconstructive surgery. Global open
ISSN: 2169-7574
Pages: e526

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