TRAM Flap and Future Pregnancy

The University of Pennsylvania School of Nursing
Last Reviewed: December 13, 2011

Question:

I am 31 years old and just diagnosed with an early stage breast cancer, but due to family history, my doctor is recommending a double mastectomy. If I have the TRAM flap surgery, will I still be able to have a successful pregnancy in the future?

Answer:

This question and answer was part of the OncoLink Brown Bag Chat. Series, View the Life After Breast Cancer transcript.

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