Nipple-sparing mastectomy. Preliminary results.


Nipple-sparing mastectomy (NSM) combines a skin-sparing mastectomy with preservation of the Nipple Areola Complex (NAC), intraoperative pathological assessment of the nipple tissue core, and immediate reconstruction, thereby permitting better cosmesis for patients undergoing total mastectomy. Radiotherapy of the NAC was carried out in every single patient… (More)


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@article{Bistoni2006NipplesparingMP, title={Nipple-sparing mastectomy. Preliminary results.}, author={Giovanni Bistoni and Antonio Rulli and Lisa Izzo and Galai Noya and Catherine M. Alfano and Francesco Barberini}, journal={Journal of experimental & clinical cancer research : CR}, year={2006}, volume={25 4}, pages={495-7} }