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Research Article

Evaluation of Complication Rates after Breast Surgery Using Acellular Dermal Matrix: Median Follow-Up of Three Years

Table 3

Complications after ADM implementation.

ADMProductComplication Skin necrosisSeromaHaematomaInfectionRecurrence of capsular contractureImplant malpositionImplant loss

HADMEpiflex/DIZG7%1
PADMStrattice/LifeCell14%1111
BADMTutomesh/RTI Surgical31%112

Complications following ADM implantation for breast reconstruction with type of matrix, product, complications requiring further medical treatment (in %), infection, seroma, haematoma, skin necrosis, recurrence of capsular contracture, implant malposition, implant loss, and Red Breast Syndrome (RBS); HADM: human ADM, PADM: porcine ADM, and BADM: bovine ADM; = excluding occurrence of RBS; = one pat. with skin necrosis + recurrence of capsular contracture in two separate breasts; = not part of complications requiring further medical treatment.

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