Original Articles: PDF OnlyTwin Flap Technique for Nipple ReconstructionRamakrishnan, V Venkat FRACS; Mohan, D FRCS; Villafane, O MD; Krishna, A FRCS Author Information From the Department of Plastic Surgery, Kingston General Hospital, Hull, England Annals of Plastic Surgery 39(3):p 241-244, September 1997. Buy Abstract A technique of nipple reconstruction using two local flaps is described. The central ‘core’ flap is surrounded by a peripheral ‘wrap’ flap, producing a natural nipple. Results of 24 nipple reconstructions in 22 cases are presented. This technique is useful when the neo-nipple location falls on the mastectomy scar. © Williams & Wilkins 1997. All Rights Reserved.