DIEP, SGAP, PAP, SIEA, and ICAP Flap are natural breast reconstructive surgeries using tissue lifted from a donor site and moved to a recipient site with an intact blood supply. This flap procedure is unlike a graft, which does not have an intact blood supply and therefore relies on growth of new blood vessels.
Breast reconstruction using tissue from your tummy.
Breast reconstruction using tissue from your upper buttocks.
Breast reconstruction using tissue from your posterior thigh.
Breast reconstruction using tissue from your lower abdomen.
Breast reconstruction using tissue from under your arm.
Textured breast implants made by Allergan that have been linked to an unusual cancer are being recalled in the United States at the request of the Food and Drug Administration, and will also be recalled globally, the agency announced on Wednesday.
The F.D.A. decision, based on an increasing number of cases and deaths from the implant-associated cancer, lags far behind action in Europe, where the Allergan devices were effectively banned late last year.