Immediate nipple-areola-sparing mastectomy reconstruction: An update on oncological and reconstruction techniques.

@article{Munhoz2014ImmediateNM,
  title={Immediate nipple-areola-sparing mastectomy reconstruction: An update on oncological and reconstruction techniques.},
  author={Alexandre Mendonça Munhoz and Eduardo Montag and Jos{\'e} Roberto Filassi and Rolf Gemperli},
  journal={World journal of clinical oncology},
  year={2014},
  volume={5 3},
  pages={
          478-94
        }
}
Nipple-sparing mastectomy (NSM) is a safe technique in patients who are candidates for conservation breast surgery. However, there is worry concerning its oncological safety and surgical outcome in terms of postoperative complications. The authors reviewed the literature to evaluate the oncological safety, patient selection, surgical techniques, and also to identify the factors influencing postoperative outcome and complication rates. Patient selection and safety related to NSM are based on… CONTINUE READING

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