Chain Purse-String Suture Used to Shorten the Vertical Incision in Vertical Breast Reduction


Karaci S., Kose R. , Baykan H., Ozkose M.

AESTHETIC PLASTIC SURGERY, vol.37, no.1, pp.88-90, 2013 (Journal Indexed in SCI) identifier identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 37 Issue: 1
  • Publication Date: 2013
  • Doi Number: 10.1007/s00266-012-0016-x
  • Title of Journal : AESTHETIC PLASTIC SURGERY
  • Page Numbers: pp.88-90

Abstract

Reduction mammaplasty is one of the most frequently performed operations in plastic surgery. Breast scarring can be troublesome for both the patient and the surgeon. This report offers an easy method for suturing a vertical incision that provides a better shape in final breast appearance.