mammaplasty

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Related to augmentation mammaplasty: reduction mammaplasty, Augmentation mammoplasty

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 ?
Silicone lymphadenopathy has been reported after the leakage of silicone implants that were placed for augmentation mammaplasty, which resulted in a granulomatous reaction.
Augmentation Mammaplasty Redefining the Patient and Surgeon Experience.
They outline the fundamentals, including mechanisms of failure and key anatomic features; problems in augmentation mammaplasty, such as deflated saline implants, rupture and gel bleed, implant rotation, infection, and malignancy after augmentation; suboptimal aesthetic outcomes like deformities, ptosis, asymmetries, explantation, and malposition; problems in mastopexy and augmentation-mastopexy, such as compromised skin flaps, nipple malposition, scarring, and flattening or loss of upper pole fullness; and problems in reduction mammaplasty, including ischemia, overresection and underresection of breast tissue, and unsatisfactory shape or contour.
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