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Questions about Delayed Breast Reconstruction.
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|7/10/2012||Does Johns Hopkins perform the PAP Flap (Profunda Artery Perforator) yet? I am interested because this posterior thigh location seems to minimize pain, postoperative risk of lower extremity lymphedema by avoiding the inguinal lymphatics, have better blood vessels available to the surgeon, and provide more volume (vs. TUG). Looks promising in NYC, New Orleans, Charleston, Dallas, etc. Have they started doing PAP Flaps for breast reconstruction at JH? Thanks for the info. to this Q.|
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|7/10/2012||If interested in coming to Hopkins for this procedure, Dr Justin Sacks is who you should schedule with. 443-287-2778.|
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