There were 518 procedures (87%) for macromastia
(Figure 1, A and B) and 77 procedures (13%) for balancing because of contralateral breast cancer.
The aim of this study, therefore, was to determine the efficacy of the SMP in patients with extremely large breasts, macromastia
and gigantomastia with long N-N distances.
not responding to termination of pregnancy.
A 36-year-old Korean woman with congenital symmastia and macromastia
visited our hospital for corrective surgery.
With obesity on the rise, the issue of macromastia
continues to be of concern.
is in itself a factor predisposing to breast cancer.
Palabras clave: gigantomastia gravidica, macromastia
del embarazo, mastectomia simple bilateral, bromocriptina, mamoplastia.
Aside from physical complications, macromastia
can carry a heavy emotional burden.
Giant fibroadenomas comprise approximately 4% of all fibroadenomas and present as rapidly growing unilateral macromastia
without definable borders or texture differences.
Additionally, 12 benign samples from macromastia
cases served as normal controls.
50%) (6) Nipple discharge (2) Developmental disturbance Macromastia
(1) Micromastia (3) Asymmetry of breast n=4(8.
Other potential causes of significant breast enlargement, or macromastia
, which must be considered when evaluating a patient presenting with this complaint include juvenile hypertrophy, macrocyst, lipoma, hemangioma, pseudoangiomatous stromal hyperplasia, cystosarcoma phyllodes and fibroadenoma.