Breast Augmentation - Case 6Case ID: 0481
This is a 35 year-old woman with one previous pregnancy. She was seen following a 30 lb. weight loss with accompanying loss of breast volume. At 5'" and 120 lbs., she has a calculated body mass index of 20.6. She was wearing a 36-A cup bra. On exam, her underwire chest wall circumference was only 30" and her breast base diameter was 11.1 cm. She underwent a sub-pectoral (under the muscle) breast augmentation procedure with placement of 325 cc smooth, round, high profile gel implants through an inframammary incisional approach. She is seen here at 8 months following this surgery, now wearing a 34-C cup bra.