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 ?
Ahmed, "A simplified superior pedicle technique for reduction mammaplasty," Journal of Plastic, Reconstructive & Aesthetic Surgery, vol.
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.
Does reduction mammaplasty improve lung function test in women with macromastia?
[15] Abdominoplasty (7), leg and/or arm lifts (8), torsoplasty(2) Lanier [16] Abdominoplasty (24), facelift (18) Reduction mammaplasty (10) Blepharoplasty (8), mastopexy (8), thigh reduction (5), arm reduction (2) Menderes et al.
The efficacy of continuous local anesthetic infiltration in breast surgery: reduction mammaplasty and reconstruction.
round implants, biofilms, dual-plane breast augmentation, the inframammary approach and the dual-plane pocket, the transaxillary approach, periareolar mastopexy augmentation, infra-areolar zigzag augmentation mammaplasty, breast augmentation with large volume fat grafting, revision breast augmentation, and postoperative management.
A reliable method for the preoperative estimation of tissue to be removed during reduction mammaplasty. Plast Reconstr Surg 2011;127:1059-64.
Combining a reduction mammaplasty technique with a lumpectomy can restore the size and shape of the breast to match the contralateral normal one.
In these circumstances, reverse abdominoplasty is combined with mastopexy or reduction/augmentation mammaplasty, which can be conducted in a single stage using the same incision.[5] In general, because the breasts expand and become oversized after massive weight loss, patients prefer reduction mammaplasty to modify the breast deformity.
Aesthetic surgeons usually perform this method for mammaplasty. Basically, in this method, after de-epithelization of the cutaneous tissue is performed, cutaneous flap and fatty tissue are inverted to create the breast protrusion (11).
Silver, "Electron probe microanalysis of silicon and the role of the macrophage in proximal (Capsule) and distant sites in augmentation mammaplasty patients," Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery, vol.
All mastectomies were nipple-sparing and were performed simultaneously with a reduction mammaplasty. Eight patients were included in this study, for a total of sixteen mastectomies (n = 16).