Dubai: A state-of-the-art breast surgery on a double mastectomy cancer patient carried out in Dubai for the first time is claimed to be one of the best breast reconstruction options.
Using grafts from the patient’s own body instead of silicon options, this comes nearest to the natural pre-surgery look of the patient.
The surgery is called the DIEP flap breast reconstruction. The term DIEP is an acronym for the expression “Deep Inferior Epigastric Perforators” which is the name given to the tiny blood vessels that supply nutrients to the flap taken from the lower abdomen…
For the complete article, refer to Gulf News 15.10.2014