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mastopexy

[′mas·tə‚pek·sē]
(medicine)
Surgical fixation of a pendulous breast. Also known as mazopexy.
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"The doctor also told me I would need a bilateral breast lift to cosmetically improve the shape of my breasts, as otherwise, after having the cancer surgery I would be left deformed.
A mastopexy, or breast lift, is a less intensive operation than a full breast augmentation.
She had a breast lift six years ago, after losing a lot of weight.
Mothers make up a staggering nine in 10 tummy tuck patients at The Harley Medical Group which carried out nearly 2,500 post-baby surgery procedures last year, including breast lifts and augmentations and liposuction.
At the same time, Cole says, the increase in the number of statewide patients having bariatric weight-loss surgery in Anchorage has greatly increased the demand for cosmetic modifications from losing more than 100 pounds, typically requesting tummy tucks, arm lifts, thigh lifts, breast lifts and implants, and even facelifts.
The CDC contacted 11 of 12 patients with laboratory-confirmed mycobacterial infections and reported that all had "undergone abdominoplasty, liposuction, breast lift, breast reduction, or breast implant surgery in Santo Domingo between May 2003 and February 2004.
The CDC contacted 11 of 12 patients with laboratory-confirmed mycobacterial infections and reported that all had undergone abdominoplasty, liposuction, breast lift, breast reduction, or breast implant surgery in Santo Domingo between May 2003 and February 2004.
She alleged that she bargained for a breast lift. Instead she received a breast lift and silicone implants.
"I'm so pleased I would now like a breast lift and liposuction on my thighs.
Surgical procedures consisted of one or more of the following: abdominoplasty (i.e., "tummy tuck") (10 patients), liposuction (five), breast lift (four), breast reduction (four), and breast implant (one).
A woman told a medical tribunal yesterday that her breast lift and tummy tuck turned into a "catalogue of horror stories".
A breast lift (mastopexy) is safe and beneficial when performed immediately following breast implant removal, according to a University of California at Los Angeles study.