Breast Augmentation - Case 8

Case ID: 0496


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This is a 43 year-old woman with three previous pregnancies carried to term.  At 5' 3" and 124 lbs., she has a calculated body mass index of 22.  She considers her bra size to be around a 34-A or B cup.  On exam, she has an underwire chest wall measurement of 31" and a breast base diameter of 11.0 cm. She underwent a sub-pectoral (under the muscle) breast augmentation with  placement of 265 cc textured surface, shaped, saline filled implants through an inframammary based incisional approach.  She is seen here at one year following that surgery now wearing a 36 - C cup bra.