Symmastia: the problem of medial confluence of the breasts.

  title={Symmastia: the problem of medial confluence of the breasts.},
  author={Robert J. Spence and James J Feldman and John J. Ryan},
  journal={Plastic and reconstructive surgery},
  volume={73 2},
This paper presents the problem of medial confluence of the breasts producing a web across the midline. Significant references in the literature dealing with uncommon clinical problems are virtually nonexistent. The purpose of this paper is to stimulate discussion of this entity and its surgical management and to propose the term symmastia to facilitate retrieval of information about this entity in the future. Two cases that highlight the central problem but which differ in the specifics of the… CONTINUE READING

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