Reconstruction after breast conserving surgery Breast conserving surgery removes only part of the breast. Before the menopause, oestrogen is made by the ovaries.
Breast conserving surgery removes only part of the breast. This type of medication works by blocking aromatase, a substance that helps produce oestrogen in the body after the menopause. The photographs only show your chest area and won't show your face.
If you're feeling depressed, talk to your GP. Many organisations have helplines and online forums. They then reshape the remaining breast tissue to create a smaller breast.