Breast Reduction Surgery :
Megalo( macro) Mastia or excessively large breasts and large nipple and areola complex, are not only reason of social embarrassment and low self esteem, rather large breasts make day to day life difficult in terms of hygiene (moisture in breast fold causing intertrigo) , neck pain , shoulder pain and hypertrophy of back muscles which gives females a unique hump like appearance & loss of nipple sensation.
Breast Reduction surgery gives your normal figure and confidence back and also improves symptoms due to large hanging breast. So, breast reduction is not only cosmetic surgery rather its therapeutic also.
Moderately enlarged breast may not cause all these problems but they loose natural shape and sensitivity.
Breast Reduction Techniques
Various designs of Breast Reduction & Breast Lift surgery are available which may reduce and reshape breast with almost negligible or no scar ( in most cases ) to cosmetically acceptable scar. In Moderately enlarged breasts, reduction can be done without any scar on breast through remote incision. Breast Reduction & Breast Lift, both are almost always required in same case, and our minimally invasive procedure does both with no scar.
Scar less Breast Reduction & Breast Firming or Breast tightening for large loose pendulous breasts:- Moderate breast enlargement can be easily dealt with scar less breast reduction. Breast Volume is reduced with liposuction and skin stimulation at the same time facilitates skin tightening, so no skin excision and no added scar. Scar less breast reduction is best suitable for young girls or young ladies in thirties or forties.
Breast Lift (Mastopexy)
For Large sagging breasts , breast lift or breast uplifting is done with breast reduction as per requirements. If breast volume is sufficient, only breast lift gives a beautiful result. If volume is less as in tubular or pendulous breast then breast lift is combined with breast augmentation or breast enlargement. In some cases only breast augmentation or enlargement is sufficient. So, Breast augmentation , breast reduction and breast lift or breast upliftment , all are individualized as per shape size and breast volume of patient. A generalized rule cant be used for every patient. Almost all cases of Breast Reduction involve breast lift too.
Unilateral Breast hypertrophy (Enlargement ) / Unilateral Small ( Hypo plastic ) Breast or Difference in Breast Size:- Unilateral or one sided enlargement or one sided underdeveloped Breast can be congenital (by birth) or developmental. Slight difference in breast size is a common occurrence. Problem arises (Cosmetic) when difference in breast size is significant and clearly noticeable. Unilateral enlargement can be due to some growth or tumor , sometimes its simply due to excess development of one side. unilateral small breast or underdeveloped breast is usually congenital ( by birth) which becomes evident at puberty. it can be a manifestation of Poland’s Syndrome, a developmental anomaly in which chest, breast, muscles of chest wall on one side are under developed . severity is variable.
Surgery for such problems depend upon actual cause. for tumors removal is treatment. in case of unequal breast without any tumor surgery may involve reduction of larger breast or augmentation ( enlargement) of smaller breast. surgery is individualized according to size shape and symmetry of breast in individual case