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augmentation

 [awg-men-ta´shun]
an adding on.
bladder augmentation augmentation cystoplasty.
breast augmentation popular name for augmentation mammaplasty.

breast augmentation

popular name for augmentation mammoplasty.
A procedure for enlarging breasts that are small, underdeveloped, or involuted post-partum or post-lactation
Method Surgical insertion of prosthetic implants—containing saline—behind each breast. An incision is made either under the breast, around the areola or in the axilla/armpit, and a pocket is created for the implant either behind the breast or muscle between the breast and chest wall
Average cost—US $4,000-10,000

breast augmentation

A procedure in cosmetic plastic surgery designed to increase the size of the female breast usually by implanting a silicone oil-filled silicone rubber bag.
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Greco will determine if the NuBody Natural Breast Augmentation is the best option to improve the appearance of the breasts.
In fact, as well as the UK market, Ms Smith is confident that her brand has the potential to be expanded in the US and South American markets such as Brazil and Venezuela, which has the second highest number of breast augmentation operations in the world behind the US.
chief of plastic surgery at George Washington University, Washington, and a member of the ASPS's public education committee, said he has never performed cosmetic breast augmentation in a woman under age 18.
Movassaghi, providing patients with more options when selecting breast augmentation surgery is important.
In addition to breast augmentations NuBody Concepts also offers AquaLipo Liposuction, WaveSculpt, NaturalFill, Botox, DOT Therapy and Laser Hair Removal.
When asked about psychological effects, 92 percent of women reported improved self-esteem after breast augmentation and 64 percent reported an improved quality of life.
Autologous fat tissue is better tolerated than silicone and is ideal for scarless, completely natural breast augmentation or breast reconstruction after removal of silicone implants or tumors," says DDr.
To find out more about the effects of implants on mammography, Handel and his colleagues recruited 68 women who wanted breast augmentation to improve their appearance.
Breast augmentation tops the list for most performed cosmetic surgical procures in the U.
When it comes to choosing a breast augmentation procedure, there are advantages to both saline and silicone.
NuBody Concepts offers a free, no obligation consultation for women to meet with their breast augmentation experts in Memphis and Brentwood, TN.
Washington, Feb 15 ( ANI ): Breast augmentations are the most common form of plastic surgery in America, plastic surgeons say.

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