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Question: Is Vicryl Mesh a good option for breast implant - reconstruction?

Cherry Hill, NJ

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Responder: jeremy

Depends on the exact procedure & patient. I would never recommend a synthetic(vicryl) mesh if radiation therapy will be involved. Below is one review of many regarding using a biologic vs synthetic mesh in the breast:

https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC4839154/

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