The breasts: Consisting of skin, greasy tissue, glandular tissue and fascia; Place of higher incidence of cancer in women; Most often curable, since discovered early. Preventive examination of cancer is indispensable.

There are several other techniques with flaps, for the breast itself or the chest wall and abdomen that can be used by plastic surgeons for total or partial breast restoration.

One of them, the Holmstrom flap, an excellent Swedish surgeon, is a flap on the side wall of the chest that helps us a lot in the reconstructions.

As a lesion reparation pattern does not exist, each case needs a specific plan and the conceived proposal must be thoroughly discussed between the surgeon and patient.