Breast cancer in the previously augmented breast Review uri icon

Overview

MeSH Major

  • Breast Neoplasms
  • Mammaplasty
  • Postoperative Complications

abstract

  • Breast cancer in a previously augmented breast raises questions regarding cancer detection and staging, surgical and adjuvant treatment options, reconstructive outcomes, management of the contralateral breast, and continued breast cancer surveillance. This article explores the oncologic and reconstructive issues relevant to women desiring cosmetic breast implants and women with breast cancer who have undergone prior cosmetic breast augmentation.

publication date

  • January 2007

Research

keywords

  • Review

Identity

Language

  • eng

Digital Object Identifier (DOI)

  • 10.1097/01.prs.0000244748.38742.1f

PubMed ID

  • 17255656

Additional Document Info

start page

  • 49

end page

  • 58

volume

  • 119

number

  • 1