The breasts are extremely important for aesthetic and physiologic aspects of women’s lives. So many times the breasts undergo morphological and volumetric modifications. Such modifications might be due to ageing, genetic properties, and changes in the body weights, lactation, pregnancy, breast feeding and menopause.
In contemporary era, the breast that lacks in normal appearance and projection may be the reason for the women to feel uneasy, concerns and even depression that might be adversely influencing the individual’s lifestyle.
To cope with these concerns, the operations for the reconstruction of the breasts are available, which include silicone prosthesis and breast enlargement, breast contouring, breast lift, breast reduction and breast symmetry, i.e., removal of inequality. The problems might be encountered for the nipple and areola, including the non-existence or dent of nipple and areola or displaced nipple.
The operations are also performed for the men who suffer from the feminine type enlargement of the breasts, so called gynecomasty.