mammoplasty


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mammoplasty

[′mam·ə‚plas·tē]
(medicine)
Plastic surgery performed to alter the shape of the breast.
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Snyderman and Lizardo [5] performed a landmark study investigating the presence of occult carcinoma in reduction mammoplasty specimens.
Greenbaum AR, Heslop T, Morris J, Dunn KW (2003) An investigation of the suitability of bra fit in women referred for reduction mammoplasty.
The fact that capsular contracture was not found in any of the 70 patients in this trial could have important implications for many of the estimated 49,000 women who undergo mammoplasty augmentation each year and who will develop breast cancer at some point in their lives, he said.
Mammoplasty is "plastic surgery on the breast to alter its shape, size, re-position, or all of these.
1] after subtraction of grain counts for the control section incubated with 100x the excess "cold" antibody or as a percentage of mean receptor levels measured in the healthy breast epithelium of the 9 reduction mammoplasty specimens.
The elective procedures of rhinoplasty, reduction mammoplasty, and blepharoplasty had extreme geographic variation.
The study sought to determine if reduction mammoplasty is the solution to the physical complaints that are most commonly voiced by women before such an operation.
The longest treatment wait (time from booking an appointment to treatment) was two years for mammoplasty and rhinoplasty surgery in Newfoundland.
Furthermore, a significant amount of blood use in elective surgery was accounted for by major orthopedic procedures--total hip and total knee replacements--and plastic reconstructive or cosmetic surgery, including cosmetic surgery, including cosmetic reduction mammoplasty.
Plastic Surgery: Abdominoplasty/Panniculectomy Breast surgery - Implant removal and/or replacement; Gynecomastia reconstruction in the male patient; Augmentation mammoplasty; Reduction mammoplasty or breast reduction surgery; Liposuction: Lipectomy, Suction-assisted; Cosmetic surgery; Chemical exfoliation or peel; Cosmetic laser surgery; Cutaneous Ulcer, Chronic - Electrical Stimulation; Ear lobe deformities; Hair transplantation; Mentoplasty (Chin Augmentation, Genioplasty); Plastic Surgery to Correct "Moon Face"; Porcine Skin and Gradient Pressure Dressings; Reconstructive surgery - general criteria; Scar revisions; Skin redundancy following massive weight loss.
Known as augmentation mammoplasty in the medical world, breast augmentation is a procedure that increases a woman's breast size using saline or silicone implants placed under the chest muscles or breast tissue.
The patient subsequently underwent wide local excision of the lesion from the right breast and subsequent bilateral mammoplasty.