K. A. Azzawi

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BACKGROUND Immediate breast reconstruction following neoadjuvant chemotherapy raises concerns about increased perioperative complications and has the potential to delay planned adjuvant radiotherapy. This study examined the effect of neoadjuvant chemotherapy on reconstructive outcomes and the commencement of postoperative radiotherapy. METHODS A(More)
Pedicled transverse rectus abdominis myocutaneous (TRAM) flap is still a common procedure for breast reconstruction. To lessen the incidence of abdominal-wall abnormalities, the donor-site defect in the transverse rectus abdominis muscle is generally repaired with a prosthetic mesh. This carries the well-known risks of foreign-body implantation, the most(More)
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