mammaplasty


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mam·ma·plas·ty

 (măm′ə-plăs′tē)
n.
Variant of mammoplasty.

mammaplasty

(ˈmæmæˌplæstɪ) or

mammoplasty

n, pl -ties
(Surgery) cosmetic surgery to alter the size or shape of the breast
[C20: from New Latin, from Latin mamma breast + -plasty]
Translations

mam·ma·plas·ty

, mammoplasty, mastoplasty
n. mamoplastia, cirugía plástica de los senos;
augmentation ______ de aumento;
reconstructive ______ de reconstrucción;
reduction ______ de reducción.

mammaplasty

V. mammoplasty.
References in periodicals archive ?
Eighteen healthy women presenting consecutively 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 conditions: usual care, 8 adjunctive supportive attention sessions, or 8 adjunctive hypnosis sessions targeting accelerated wound healing.
Breast cancer in reduction mammaplasty specimens: Case reports and guidelines.
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.
Breastfeeding after augmentation mammaplasty with saline implants.