Nipple-areola-complex sparing mastectomy: five years of experience in a single centre.

@article{Tancredi2013NippleareolacomplexSM,
  title={Nipple-areola-complex sparing mastectomy: five years of experience in a single centre.},
  author={Antonio Tancredi and Luigi Ciuffreda and Lucia Petito and Francesca Natale and Roberto Murgo},
  journal={Updates in surgery},
  year={2013},
  volume={65 4},
  pages={289-94}
}
This study aimed at assessing the outcomes of nipple-areola-complex-sparing mastectomy (NSM) of breast cancer in a single-centre and single-surgeon series after 5 years of experience. From June 2007 to January 2012, 58 female patients with breast cancer were admitted for NSM at our unit and 55 of these underwent NSM. All patients underwent a preoperative clinical and instrumental evaluation. The clinical evaluation consisted of physical examination by taking measurements of the prosthesis and… CONTINUE READING