Cases in Breast Reduction

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Breast Reduction - Case 7

Sunday, March 1, 2015, 6:09 PM
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This 18 year old woman is referred for possible breast reduction surgery.  She had no previous pregnancies.  At 5' 4" and 166 lbs., she has a calculated body mass index of 28.5.  Her current bra size at the time of consultation is a 36-G cup. Her underwire chest wall measurement was 33".  She underwent a ... read more


Breast Reduction - Case 6

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This 34 year old woman is referred for possible breast reduction surgery.  She had undergone a previous gastric bypass procedure some seven years earlier and had plateaued in her weight.  At 5' 8" her top weight ever was around 325 lbs.  At the time of her consultation this was down to 192 lbs. for a ... read more


Breast Reduction - Case 5

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This is a 60 year old woman referred by her chiropractor for possible breast reduction surgery.  She has had two previous pregnancies with children now grown.  At 5' 7" and 173 lbs., she has a calculated body mass index of 27.  She was wearing a 36-DD cup bra.  On exam, the underwire chest wall measurement ... read more


Breast Reduction - Case 4

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This 45 year old woman is seen upon referral for possible breast reduction surgery.  At 5' 3" and 159 lbs., she has a calculated body mass index of 28.  She is currently wearing a 40-D cup bra although her underwire chest wall measurement was 35".  Pre-operatively, it was appreciated that the left breast appeared larger ... read more


Breast Reduction - Case 3

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This 59 year old woman was referred for possible breast reduction surgery because of back pain and neck discomfort due to her large breast size.  At 5' 3" and 164 lbs., she has a calculated body mass index of 29. Her bra size was 36-DD. On exam, she has an underwire chest wall circumference of ... read more


Breast Reduction - Case 2

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This is a 50 year old woman with three previous  pregnancies, two carried to term.  She has always been fairly full busted going from a 34- D cup bra in her teenage years to a 34-DDD or E cup now.  At 5' 2" and 123 lbs., she has a calculated body mass index of 23.  Her underwire ... read more


Breast Reduction - Case 1

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This 37 year old woman is seen requesting breast reduction surgery.   At 5' 5" and 144 lbs., she has a calculated body mass index of 24.  She was wearing a 36 - DD cup bra.  On exam, her underwire chest wall circumference is 35.5".  She underwent a breast reduction procedure using a nipple transposition technique ... read more