Oncoplastic Breast Surgery

The technical convergence of oncologic (ablative) and aesthetic breast surgery, which attempts to adequately remove end-stage breast cancer while retaining or producing a breast shape and appearance that closely approximates a normal breast
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Hoag Breast Center Medical Director and the Gross Family Foundation Endowed Chair in Oncoplastic Breast Surgery and Nirav Savalia, M.
Silverstein, MD, Hoag Breast Center Medical Director and the Gross Family Foundation Endowed Chair in Oncoplastic Breast Surgery, et al
Authors: Nicole Zaremba, MD (2017 Muzzy Family Endowed Fellowship in Oncoplastic Breast Surgery at Hoag), et al
Keywords: Oncoplastic breast surgery, quadrantectomy (surgery for breast cancer based on tumour location), breast surgery
It was stressed that multi-centre studies on oncoplastic breast surgery were needed.
In 2000s, oncoplastic breast surgery (OBS) was announced as an innovation in breast surgery.
Oncoplastic breast surgery is not a standard approach; it can be modified for each patient in various ways.
Oncoplastic breast reduction is defined as the oncoplastic breast surgery technique that is frequently applied in the world and in Turkey.
The present proposal aims to develop an efficient and accurate numerical tool for realistically simulating oncoplastic breast surgery.
Oncoplastic breast surgery combines the surgical removal of breast cancer with plastic surgery techniques to achieve the best possible shape and appearance.
A swing back to more liberal indications for mastectomy seems inappropriate and it is timely that a greater understanding and uptake of oncoplastic breast surgery may extend the role of breast conservation to keep up with developments in radiology.
The interim data reported today was presented at the Fifth Winchester-Jersey Masterclass in Oncoplastic Breast Surgery at the Royal Hampshire County Hospital.