Title

Prevention of the Teardrop Areola Following the Inferior Pedicle Technique of Breast Reduction.

Publication/Presentation Date

9-1-1988

Abstract

Elevation of the inferior portion of the areola with placement of dermal traction sutures will reduce the risk of an inverted teardrop areola deformity following inferior pedicle reduction mammaplasty. The long-term results in creation of a circular areola have been uniformly successful.

Volume

82

Issue

3

First Page

531

Last Page

534

ISSN

0032-1052

Disciplines

Other Medical Specialties | Surgery

PubMedID

3043488

Department(s)

Department of Surgery, Department of Surgery Faculty

Document Type

Article