LD flap breast reconstruction images


These photographs have been sourced from the Royal Perth Hospital Breast Surgery Gallery, with the express permission of the women who appear in these photographs.

Latissimus Dorsi (LD) 1

These photographs are of a 59 year old Caucasian lady with a breast size of 14b, who undergoes a right sided immediate reconstruction with a latissimus dorsi flap and insertion of a tissue expander.

The slideshow you are about to view contains photographs of women after breast cancer surgery and/or breast reconstructive surgery. These photographs may be disturbing for some viewers and may not be suitable for young people under the age of 18. These photographs depict examples of surgical outcomes and are not intended to be used as a substitute for independent health professional advice.

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