Breast cancer after modified radical mastectomy, the loss of the affected side of the breast, the patient will cause great harm to the body
Breast cancer after modified radical mastectomy, the loss of the affected side of the breast, the patient will cause great harm to the body and mind, with breast reconstruction, breast cancer patients can make the body is still beautiful, promote physical and mental health.
Breast cancer breast reconstruction mostly choose I, II stage of breast cancer, the timing of breast reconstruction can be divided into immediate breast reconstruction (I stage) and delayed breast reconstruction (phase II breast reconstruction). Immediate breast reconstruction refers to the breast reconstruction at the same time in the breast reconstruction, that is, in an operation, anesthesia process to complete; delayed breast reconstruction refers to a few months or years after the reconstruction of breast cancer surgery. Compared with the delayed breast reconstruction, immediate breast reconstruction patients experienced no loss of life in the psychological blow, no obvious physical deformity of the state, from the perspective of body image, anxiety, depression, self-esteem and satisfaction, immediate breast reconstruction was superior to delayed breast reconstruction.
Breast reconstruction can be divided into prosthesis breast reconstruction and autologous tissue breast reconstruction.
Prosthetic breast reconstruction surgery is relatively simple, but the reconstruction of the breast and the nature of the natural side of the symmetry is not good.
Autologous breast reconstruction is the use of the patient's own tissue for breast reconstruction, reconstruction of the characteristics of the breast, contour is close to nature, symmetry is ideal, but the operation of complex technical difficulties. The most commonly used autologous tissue from the back and abdomen, the position of vascularized musculocutaneous flap or skin flap transplantation to the chest defect area complete breast reconstruction, such as the latissimus dorsi muscle flap and rectus abdominis myocutaneous flap or DIEP flap. Depending on the specific circumstances of the patient, which surgical approach.
With the popularization and promotion of breast reconstruction technology, there will be more patients to accept this treatment, for the majority of breast cancer patients with physical and mental health to bring the gospel.