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partial mastectomy

see mastectomy.

Glossary

... Breast implant: a sac used to increase breast size or restore the shape
of a breast after mastectomy or partial mastectomy. ...

http://www.cancer.org/cancer/breastcancer/moreinformation/breastreconstructionaftermastectomy/breast-reconstruction-after-mastectomy-glossary

Surgery for breast cancer

... of surgery is sometimes called partial (or segmental ... This is called
post-mastectomy pain syndrome (PMPS ... in women who had mastectomies, ...

http://www.cancer.org/cancer/breastcancer/detailedguide/breast-cancer-treating-surgery

Breast Reconstruction After Mastectomy

... Page 18. Breast implant: a sac used to increase breast size or restore the
shape of a breast after mastectomy or partial mastectomy. ...

http://www.cancer.org/acs/groups/cid/documents/webcontent/002992-pdf.pdf

Surgery for breast cancer

... and other factors. The medical term for this surgery is partial (or
segmental) mastectomy, but it is often called lumpectomy. ...

http://www.cancer.org/cancer/breastcancer/overviewguide/breast-cancer-overview-treating-surgery

Cancer Glossary

... more common types of mastectomies are listed ... Modified radical mastectomy
removes the breast ... Partial or segmental mastectomy removes only the ...

http://www.cancer.org/cancer/cancerglossary/index.aspx?letter=m

Treatment of invasive breast cancer, by stage

... Stage I cancers can be treated with either breast conserving surgery (BCS;
sometimes called lumpectomy or partial mastectomy) or mastectomy. ...

http://www.cancer.org/cancer/breastcancer/detailedguide/breast-cancer-treating-by-stage

Mammograms in special circumstances

... Partial mastectomy (sometimes called lumpectomy) is another name
for BCT. This procedure removes the cancerous tumor ...

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Mammograms in special circumstances

... Partial mastectomy (sometimes called lumpectomy) is another name
for BCT. This procedure removes the cancerous tumor ...

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