Breast Reduction - Case 4

Case ID: 0565


Oblique Left:


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 than the right and also draped lower on the chest wall.  She underwent a nipple transposition breast reduction with resection of 630 grams from the right breast and 750 grams from the left side.  She is seen here at 11 months following that surgery having lost some 20 lbs. and is currently wearing a 36-B cup bra.