Breast reconstruction with alloplastic implants.


This article reviews immediate and delayed breast reconstruction with prosthetic implants, and the effect of irradiation therapy. Despite widespread use of breast conserving surgery for early breast cancer, many breast cancer patients still undergo mastectomy. Some of these patients choose breast reconstruction. Over the last 30 years, techniques for breast… (More)


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@article{AghaMohammadi2006BreastRW, title={Breast reconstruction with alloplastic implants.}, author={Siamak Agha-Mohammadi and Carolyn de la Cruz and Dennis J. Hurwitz}, journal={Journal of surgical oncology}, year={2006}, volume={94 6}, pages={471-8} }