While it will have to wait some years to prove their effectiveness and safety are very encouraging results of treatment developed by surgeons at the Hospital Germans Trias i Pujol in Badalona (Barcelona).
It is a gel manufactured from platelets, texture and appearance identical to the breast tissue that fills the space left by the tumor is removed, and subsequently causes the tissues to regenerate without losing the form.
Platelets are derived from the blood of a donor and they made a gel that is applied at the time of the operation while maintaining the same appearance, shape and breast size it was before surgery.
One of the main benefits of this new treatment is that, as platelets, and cell generates no rejection. It has been applied to fifty of patients with good results.
Cancer is a disease profound psychological consequences, especially when they affect our physical appearance, and in the case of women is compromised many times emotional health by becoming a very hard to bear.
Personal and social level is a positive and encouraging news of which quickly hopefully confirms the safety of treatment to make it accessible to all patients who require it.
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