Superomedial Pedicle Vertical Breast Reduction

  • Elizabeth Hall-FindlayEmail author


The “vertical” type of breast reduction was a term that was initially used for any short scar technique that included a scar both around the areola as well as a vertically but avoided the often unsightly and long inframammary scar. Concepts and principles have advanced now (see Chap.  2), and we realize that it is far more than just about a shorter scar.


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  1. 1.Private practiceBanff Plastic SurgeryBanffCanada

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