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Pre-expansion technique allows successful mega-volume fat transfer to the breasts

Washington: There’s growing interest in using a patient’s own fat cells for breast augmentation or reconstruction, but conventional approaches are limited in the amount of fat that can be injected. A new technique of breast “pre-expansion” can greatly increase the volume of fat cells transferred to the breasts, according to a report in the Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery, the official medical journal of the American Society of Plastic Surgeons (ASPS).

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Fat transfer provides alternative to breast implants

Washington: Preoperative expansion of the breast followed by injection of the patient’s own fat provides a safe and effective alternative to implant surgery for breast augmentation, reports a study in the Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery.

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