Tissue expander breast reconstruction is not associated with an increased risk of lymphedema Academic Article uri icon

Overview

MeSH Major

  • Breast Neoplasms
  • Lymphedema
  • Mammaplasty
  • Tissue Expansion Devices

abstract

  • Tissue expander breast reconstruction in patients undergoing SLNB or SLNB/ALND does not increase the risk of developing measured or perceived lymphedema.

publication date

  • November 2010

Research

keywords

  • Academic Article

Identity

Language

  • eng

Digital Object Identifier (DOI)

  • 10.1245/s10434-010-1112-2

PubMed ID

  • 20499284

Additional Document Info

start page

  • 2926

end page

  • 32

volume

  • 17

number

  • 11