Table 2

Postoperative complications among 275 patients

ComplicationNo. (%)
Immediate
 Edema/swelling90 (32.7)
 Wound infection35 (13.1)
 Hematoma24 (8.7)
 Delayed wound healing18 (6.5)
 Skin-flap necrosis3 (1.1)
 Nipple necrosis2 (0.7)
Long-term/delayed
 Reoperation for cosmesis46 (16.7)
 Fat necrosis14 (5.1)
 Inclusion cyst3 (1.1)
 Inappropriate scarring3 (1.1)