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Augmentation mammoplasty

Known as: Breast Augmentation, Augmentation mammoplasty, not otherwise specified, augmentations breast 
A surgical procedure for increasing breast size using a prosthetic implant.
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Highly Cited
2007
Highly Cited
2007
BackgroundLipoinjection is a promising treatment but has some problems, such as unpredictability and a low rate of graft survival… Expand
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Highly Cited
2006
Highly Cited
2006
  • J. Tebbetts
  • Plastic and reconstructive surgery
  • 2006
  • Corpus ID: 8287864
In breast augmentation, surgeons usually choose a pocket location for the implant behind breast parenchyma (retromammary… Expand
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Highly Cited
2000
Highly Cited
2000
Cosmetic and reconstructive breast augmentation is a frequently performed surgical procedure. Despite advances in medical… Expand
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Highly Cited
1997
Highly Cited
1997
  • M. Westreich
  • Plastic and reconstructive surgery
  • 1997
  • Corpus ID: 21104429
This paper presents a simple protocol for the measurement and evaluation of the difficult physiognomy of the female breast and… Expand
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Highly Cited
1992
Highly Cited
1992
BACKGROUND A relation between breast augmentation and the subsequent risk of breast cancer has been postulated. Since an… Expand
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Review
1989
Review
1989
We describe four women who presented with systemic sclerosis several years after cosmetic augmentation mammoplasty with silicone… Expand
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Highly Cited
1988
Highly Cited
1988
Scleroderma was diagnosed in five patients two to 21 years after silicone augmentation mammoplasty. Four patients had features of… Expand
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Highly Cited
1987
Highly Cited
1987
  • M. Bircoll
  • Plastic and reconstructive surgery
  • 1987
  • Corpus ID: 32320604
I have presented a new technique of autologous fat transplantation which utilizes fat obtained by liposuction. I believe that… Expand
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Highly Cited
1987
Highly Cited
1987
Patients with minor to extensive contour defects continue to present a challenge to plastic surgeons. Surgical techniques that… Expand
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Highly Cited
1986
Highly Cited
1986
Surgical implantation of breast prostheses for cosmetic purposes has become increasingly popular, and by 1981, it was estimated… Expand
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