Abdominoplasty (procedure)

Known as: abdominal wall reconstruction, Abdominoplasty, abdominal wall repair 
Surgical removal of excess abdominal skin and fat and tightening of the ABDOMINAL WALL. Abdominoplasty may include LIPECTOMY of INTRA-ABDOMINAL FAT… (More)
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2016
Review
2016
OBJECTIVE To evaluate the safety and efficacy of transversus abdominis muscle release (TAR) with retrorectus synthetic mesh… (More)
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Highly Cited
2007
Highly Cited
2007
BACKGROUND The ideal technique for the use of AlloDerm (LifeCell Corp) in complicated ventral hernia repair has not been defined… (More)
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2004
Highly Cited
2004
Ventral hernia repair often includes the use of structural prosthetic materials, such as polypropylene mesh, that can induce… (More)
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2003
Highly Cited
2003
This study investigates whether human acellular dermis (Alloderm; LifeCell, Branchburg, NJ) revascularizes when used to… (More)
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1999
Highly Cited
1999
The records of 90 patients who underwent an abdominoplasty at the University of Virginia Health Sciences Center were analyzed to… (More)
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1999
Highly Cited
1999
BACKGROUND There is a high incidence of adhesions after ventral hernia repair with polypropylene mesh. Hyaluronic acid (HA)-based… (More)
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1996
Highly Cited
1996
Continuing investigations of abdominal body wall reconstruction materials suggest that unacceptable implant complications… (More)
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1995
Highly Cited
1995
Modern abdominoplasty techniques were developed in the 1960s. The advent of liposuction has reduced the need for classic… (More)
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1981
Highly Cited
1981
The acute replacement of full-thickness abdominal wall has been facilitated by polypropylene mesh (Marlex) (PPM), allowing… (More)
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Highly Cited
1979
Highly Cited
1979
In search for a free microvascular flap which would give abundant reconstructive material as well as a satisfactory donor site… (More)
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