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Two-stage implant breast reconstruction is the most commonly performed breast reconstruction procedure. Limited data exists regarding reconstruction complication rates examined by mastectomy indication.
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Name: Plastic and reconstructive surgery
Postmastectomy radiotherapy (PMRT) following immediate breast reconstruction is increasingly adopted in the management of breast cancer patients. We retrospectively evaluate the complication rates of ...
Post-mastectomy radiation therapy (PMRT) delivered to an immediate reconstruction increases the risk of surgical complications. While acellular dermal matrix (ADM) has been used with immediate tissue ...
Infections following tissue expander (TE) placement are frequent complications in breast reconstruction. While breast surgery is a clean case, implant-based breast reconstruction has rates of infectio...
In the setting of secondary breast reconstruction by deep inferior epigastric artery perforator (DIEP) flap, the mastectomy skin is usually deepithelialized and buried under the reconstructed breast. ...
Following mastectomy (removal of your breast), reconstruction of your breast(s) can be performed using tissue expanders and implants. At the same operation as your mastectomy, a tissue exp...
This phase 1 trial studies how well Blossom Smart Expander Technology works in breast reconstruction in participants with breast cancer undergoing mastectomy. Blossom Smart Expander Techno...
Primary Objective: • To describe postoperative static pain scores on the Pain Visual Analog Scale at Day 1 in a population of women undergoing bilateral mastectomy followed by immediate...
Tissue Expander/Implant Reconstruction: The purpose of this study is to determine how and when nerve sensation to the breast skin returns after mastectomy. Autologous Tissue Reconstructio...
Appropriate patients undergoing going immediate breast reconstruction with tissue expanders following mastectomy will be randomized to receive one-port or two-ports tissue expanders. Their...
Excision of breast tissue with preservation of overlying skin, nipple, and areola so that breast form may be reconstructed.
Abnormal accumulation of lymph in the arm, shoulder and breast area associated with surgical or radiation breast cancer treatments (e.g., MASTECTOMY).
Removal of only the breast tissue and nipple and a small portion of the overlying skin.
Removal of the breast, pectoral muscles, axillary lymph nodes, and associated skin and subcutaneous tissue.
Removal of only enough breast tissue to ensure that the margins of the resected surgical specimen are free of tumor.
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