When my friend decided to have plastic surgery on her face and breasts, I couldn't hide my shock. I was caught off guard -- she had always been one of those cute, perky moms, dressed in the latest trend.
A study published in the Journal of the American Medical Association found that nearly one in four women who have a lumpectomy to treat their breast cancer require another surgery to remove additional tissue.
Women who are diagnosed with breast cancer must understand their options with regard to reconstruction of the involved breast. Here is a basic guide regarding surgical options for breast reconstruction.