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mammoplasty

[′mam·ə‚plas·tē]
(medicine)
Plastic surgery performed to alter the shape of the breast.
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Alternatively, successful management of gestational gigantomastia using reduction mammaplasty has been previously reported (11).
Incidence of occult carcinoma and high-risk lesions in mammaplasty specimens.
Although considered "cosmetic" in nature, reduction mammaplasty has functional benefits for the majority of women.
In one patient, accessory nerve palsy developed after reduction mammaplasty and abdominoplasty surgery (Case 1).
Eighteen healthy women presenting for medically recommended reduction mammaplasty at an ambulatory surgery practice underwent the same surgical protocol and postoperative care following preoperative randomization (n = 6 each) to one of the three treatment groups: usual care, 8 adjunctive supportive attention sessions, or 8 adjunctive hypnosis sessions targeting accelerated wound healing.
Thus, patients who are considering bariatric procedures should be encouraged to pursue that operation before proceeding with reduction mammaplasty," according to the new study by ASPS Member Jeffrey A.
Anxiety and subjective quality of life preoperatively and 4 months after reduction mammaplasty," J.
Augmentation mammaplasty, also known as breast enlargement, is a surgical option for male-to-female (MTF) patients who are not satisfied with the maximum breast size achieved with estrogen treatment after 18 to 24 months (Bowman & Goldberg, 2006; Brownstein, 2008).
Breastfeeding after augmentation mammaplasty with saline implants.