Breast hypertrophy is an excessive breast volume. It can occur in puberty, and most often occurs in pregnant women and then in breastfeeding. These breasts often result in neurological disorders in the form of pain in the neck and spine, and also not insignificant is the aesthetic factor, which often has an impact on the emotional state of women. Breast reduction is a surgical procedure that involves a reduction in female breast size. This is achieved by removing excess fat and glandular tissue and skin in order to get smaller and formed breasts.
General health check and basic laboratory analysis are mandatory for all patients. It would be preferable to stop smoking, and taking drugs and preparations that affect blood coagulation.
Clinical and ultrasound examination of the breast is required, and if necessary, mammography. During preoperative preparation, a photo documentation is completed, it will be completed with photos during and after the surgery, as well as during transplantation.
- Anesthesia: Breast reduction is done in general endotracheal anesthesia.
- Duration: Depending on the size and the chosen breast reduction technique, the surgical procedure lasts 120 – 240 minutes.
Feelings of pain, pressure, swelling occur in the first days. The compressive bra is worn for 4 – 6 weeks, depending on the size of the breast and the technique used.
During the next two to three weeks, you return to normal activities, while six weeks of surgery can be returned to training. Our kind staff will explain to you in detail all the steps.
Complications may indicate bleeding, hematoma formation, swelling, outbursts, infections, and minor inequalities.