What is a breast prosthesis?
Breast prosthesis, breast implant or Augmentation Mammoplasty, means breast reconstruction by increasing its volume, which is one of the most popular plastic surgeries that many women all around did the surgery for many years. Breast prostheses are used to increase breast size or breasts that have been lost its size during breastfeeding, pregnancy, weight loss and malnutrition, or factors such as cancer or trauma.
What is breast lift with prosthesis?
Breast lift with prosthesis or (mastopexy with prosthesis) is one of the methods of lifting the breast with prosthesis. In this method, breast prosthesis is used to correct the breasts that are sagging or, if necessary, to increase their size at the same time.
In the mastopexy with prosthesis method, the necessary incisions are made only in the area of the areola and below the breast. In this method, small breasts that need to increase in size and asymmetrical breasts in terms of size and appearance can be corrected. In fact, this method is a combination of breast lift and breast prosthesis in which an internal lift is used to lift the breasts, and unlike the breast lift procedure, there is no need for vertical incisions. Note that prosthesis and breast lift with this method is not possible for all people and it is better to do it with the opinion of a specialist and skilled doctor.
Who can have a breast prosthesis?
People who have lost all or part of their breasts due to serious illnesses such as cancer.
Those who are born with asymmetrically shaped breasts.
Women who have only one breast due to a birth defect.
Women who have small breasts due to hormonal, genetic reasons, severe weight loss, and malnutrition.
Women whose breast tissue has shrunk due to aging, pregnancy, and breastfeeding, or who have sagging breasts due to severe weight loss.
Benefits of breast Augmentation
- Many women tend to have bigger and more shapely breasts, and with this surgery, they will achieve their goal.
- There are some disorders in some women which caused abnormal breast growth and to solve this problem they resort to this surgery.
- Most of these problems begins after breastfeeding and aging in which the breast loses its shape and normal form and to solve this problem, they will need breast surgery.
- It is also the most common operation for those who suffer from breast cancer and they intend to have breast surgery.