The main aim of Plastic Surgical Treatment in cancer management is to restore function and appearance of body parts which are need to be removed. As a part of cancer treatment your look and function after cancer removal like speaking, chewing, swallowing is deppend on the quality of plastic surgery done at the time of surgery
The most common and latest techniques utilisable for reconstruction of cancer area is called Free Microvascular Tissue Transfer (Free Flap Surgery). It’s a kind of tissue transplant similar to kidney and liver transplant surgery. The main difference is patients own body parts, be it skin, muscle or bone, along with their supplying blood vessels are taken. These tissues are transferred to required site, ﬁxed with stitches and their supplying blood vessels are joined with local available blood vessels under microscope with the help of ﬁnest sutures which are even thinner than the human hair.
As a part of treatment of Breast Cancer, when a part or whole of the breast is removed, and if reconstruction is not done, a female patient would have lifelong psychological trauma, the trauma of having lost her breast or having a deformed breast with the help of latest Plastic Surgery Techniques it is possible to reconstruct part or entire Breast which help to regain self confidence and sense of feminity.