Ann Plast Surg 2021 Mar 4. Epub 2021 Mar 4.
From the Department of Plastic Surgery, Tampere University, Faculty of Medicine and Health Technology, Tampere University Hospital Research, Development and Innovation Center, Tampere University Hospital and Health Sciences, Faculty of Social Sciences, Tampere University, Tampere, Finland.
Background: The latissimus dorsi (LD) flap is still a popular choice for breast reconstruction. Plain LD provides a good option for women with small breasts, but with bigger breasts, the problem is insufficient volume. Traditionally, implants have been inserted to improve the volume, but because of problems associated with them, the use of fat grafting has gained popularity. Read More