Immediate reconstruction of the breast following modified radical mastectomy for carcinoma of the breast.


Journal Article

Immediate reconstruction offers an adjunct to the standard modified radical mastectomy for carcinoma of the breast in highly selected patients. It provides early reestablishment of breast form with a low complication rate and high patient satisfaction. There has been no evidence to date that immediate reconstruction affects the natural course of the primary breast cancer.

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Duke Authors

Cited Authors

  • Georgiade, GS

Published Date

  • April 1984

Published In

Volume / Issue

  • 11 / 2

Start / End Page

  • 383 - 388

PubMed ID

  • 6723202

Pubmed Central ID

  • 6723202

International Standard Serial Number (ISSN)

  • 0094-1298


  • eng

Conference Location

  • United States