LifeCell™ Tissue Matrices: advantages for women considering breast reconstruction after mastectomy.
For many patients, preparing to have breast reconstruction after a mastectomy can be a difficult and emotional experience. You may feel anxious about having another surgery, worried about possible complications, and concerned about the way you will look and feel after the procedure is completed.
Your doctor can help you understand the risks and benefits associated with breast reconstruction postmastectomy and the options available for your specific situation. There are a variety of materials and methods that can be used to reconstruct the breast, and each is associated with specific risks and benefits.
Before use, physicians should review all risk information and essential prescribing information which can be found in the AlloDerm® Regenerative Tissue Matrix Instructions for Use.