oncoplastic surgery


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oncoplastic surgery

Surgery to remove malignant tumors from the body and then sculpt the operated tissue to an esthetically pleasing outcome.
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Oncoplastic surgery for breast cancer based on tumour location and a quadrant per quadrant atlas.
It is likely that specialist oncoplastic surgery will become more centralised, especially given the likelihood of a wider range of adjuvant and neoadjuvant treatments.
Oncoplastic surgery combines the latest plastic surgery techniques with breast surgical oncology.
The roles of intraoperative or balloon catheter brachytherapy are further exciting developments in the future of oncoplastic surgery.
Age less than 35 years and family history of breast cancer are additional factors that must be considered when selecting patients for either oncoplastic surgery with a high EPBVE or skin-sparing mastectomy with whole-breast reconstruction (higher risk of local recurrence or de novo cancer risk).
Lebovic's talk, "Risk Assessment and Oncoplastic Surgery," will be presented as a breakfast symposium on March 18 from 6:15 a.
Oncoplastic surgery aims to provide optimum effectiveness of surgical treatment for breast cancer with minimum effect on quality of life.
Pre-meeting accredited courses will focus on topics such as oncoplastic surgery and the use of image-guided procedures for diagnosis and treatment and demonstrate how these techniques are being used to achieve the best outcome for patients.