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What Happens During Breast Reconstruction Surgery?

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By: Elaine K. Howley From: usnews.com Many women undergo a breast reconstruction after having a lumpectomy or mastectomy as part of their breast cancer treatment. Choosing whether to do so is a highly personal decision, but one that women are increasingly selecting. According to a 2014 study in the Journal of Clinical Oncology, “reconstruction use increased from 46 percent in …

Plastic Surgeon Recommends Breast Implants Over Fat Transfer

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From: EINPresswire.com Amidst growing interest in fat transfer for breast augmentation, Seattle plastic surgeon Dr. Wandra K. Miles asserts the safety and reliability of breast implants, and cautions that long-term effects of fat transfer are unknown. Plastic surgeon Dr. Wandra K. Miles (www.milesplasticsurgery.com) who specializes in breast augmentation at her Seattle practice, says that using fat transfer for breast augmentation …

So What Is A Breast Expansion

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For those who have never dealt with a mastectomy and reconstruction, the concept of breast expansion most likely would conger up images of a woman who wants to enlarge the size of the breasts that she has.  However, for those who have had a mastectomy and choose to have new breasts created, a new space needs to be created to …