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Pocket Reinforcement Using Acellular Dermal Matrices in Revisionary Breast Augmentation

Kaufman and Clark Plastic Surgery, 2220 East Bidwell Street, Folsom, CA 95630, USA.
Clinics in plastic surgery (Impact Factor: 0.95). 04/2012; 39(2):137-48. DOI: 10.1016/j.cps.2012.02.001
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ABSTRACT Revision breast augmentation to treat implant malposition is fraught with challenges. This article focuses on treatment of implant malposition by using acellular dermal matrices (ADMs) with the intent of creating more reliable and accurate results. The article discusses the use of ADMs in patients with breast implant complications such as bottoming out, lateral implant displacement, or synmastia. ADM is a foreign material, thereby adding potential complications to consider.

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