Indian Journal of Surgical Oncology

, Volume 3, Issue 4, pp 287–291 | Cite as

Current Trends in Breast Surgery

Review Article

Abstract

Breast surgery has evolved significantly over the last decade. This includes developments in pre-operative assessment of patients and surgical options offered to patients. Oncoplastic breast surgery has emerged as a new approach and uses plastic surgery techniques for reconstructing the wide local excision defect.

Keywords

Breast cancer Breast surgery Breast reconstruction Therapeutic mammoplasty Lipofilling 

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© Indian Association of Surgical Oncology 2012

Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.Department of SurgeryRoyal Derby HospitalDerbyUK

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