Dr. Boyd

DIEP 23

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Description:

Age:                          53

Diagnosis:                Breast cancer

Radiation:                 No

Reconstruction:        Bilateral DIEP flaps

Timing:                      Primary

Flap placement:       Subcutaneous

Opposite breast:      Bilateral DIEP flaps

Nipple:                      Local skin flaps and tattoo

Comment:                The cancer was on the right side, and skin was excised to obtain clear margins. Abdominal skin from the DIEP flap was used to replace it. On the left side, a prophylactic mastectomy was performed and no skin was taken. Note the difference in scarring.

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Dr. Boyd's office is located in Palos Verdes (Rolling Hills Estates)

550 Deep Valley Drive, Suite 283
Rolling Hills Estates, CA 90274