Women who have surgery as part of their breast cancer treatment may choose breast reconstruction surgery to rebuild the shape and look of the breast. There are different types of breast reconstruction. Learn about all your options and what to expect before and after your surgery. Many women choose.
Breast Implant Replacement, or Secondary Breast Augmentation, is not uncommon for women who wish to update their look or adapt their bust line to changes in their body over time.
Breast implant replacement is a common surgery for those who have undergone a breast augmentation. For women with breast implants that get old or fail, they will need to have them removed or replaced. The common reasons for breast implant revisions are: Replacement of implants due to failure;.
Breast augmentation, sometimes referred to as a "breast aug" or "boob job" by patients, involves using breast implants or fat transfer to increase the size of your breasts. This procedure can also restore breast volume lost after weight reduction or pregnancy, achieve a more rounded breast shape or improve natural breast size asymmetry.
Reconstructing the Nipple and Areola After Breast Surgery When treating breast cancer with a mastectomy, the nipple is typically removed along with the rest of the breast. (Some women might be able to have a nipple-sparing mastectomy, where the nipple is left in place.Last Revised: September 18, 2017.