mastopexy


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mastopexy

[′mas·tə‚pek·sē]
(medicine)
Surgical fixation of a pendulous breast. Also known as mazopexy.
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Nipple-sparing mastectomy in patients with a history of reduction mammaplasty or mastopexy: How safe is it?
Most surgeons are reluctant to perform a simultaneous NSM and reduction mastopexy given the supposed increased risk of NAC and skin flap necrosis [1, 4, 7,12,13, 22].
Johannes, "Mastopexy with 3D preshaped mesh for long-term results: Development of the internal bra system," Aesthetic Plastic Surgery, vol.
Mastopexy is carried out under a general anaesthetic.
Sometimes mastopexy is performed together with a breast implant, particularly if a woman's breasts have shrunk after pregnancy.
of California, Irvine) compile 42 chapters in which plastic surgeons from across the globe outline cosmetic and reconstructive breast surgery procedures, including reduction, augmentation, mastopexy and mastopexy-augmentation, surgery for developmental deformities, and reshaping after massive weight loss.
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(12) Surgery involves mastectomy with or without reconstruction or reduction mastopexy. In the latter, there is 100% recurrence rate during subsequent pregnancies.
He offers historical background and then covers patient education, anatomy, photographic imaging, implants and implant-soft tissue dynamics; coverage continues another 15 or so topics and ends with glandular ptotic and constricted lower pole breasts, augmentation mastopexy, and a chapter on applying proved processes as exemplified in clinical case studies.
The horizontal/oblique mastopexy incision works best for the breast with little ptosis and a weight of no more than 400-450g.
Breast tightening, or mastopexy (raises the nipple on the breast)
Because her waiting time was over the guideline limit she was offered the operation at Nuneaton Private Hospital and Mr Park carried out the breast lift or mastopexy there.