Breast Reduction - Case 1Case ID: 0550
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 with nearly 600 grams of breast tissue removed from each breast. She is seen here at eight months following that surgery now wearing a 36 - C cup bra.