Mastopexy and Breast Reduction

Principles and Practice

  • Melvin A. Shiffman

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-xxxi
  2. Breast Anatomy

    1. Michael R. Davis
      Pages 3-7
  3. Preoperative

  4. Mastopexy

    1. Jorge I. de la Torre, James N. Long, Luis O. Vásconez
      Pages 43-47
    2. Melvin A. Shiffman
      Pages 48-48
    3. Frank Schneider-Affeld
      Pages 51-54
    4. Robert A. Shumway
      Pages 55-63
    5. Frank Schneider-Affeld
      Pages 65-72
    6. Alberto Magno Lott Caldeira, Georg Bernhard Roth
      Pages 103-113
    7. Robert S. Flowers, Adil Ceydeli
      Pages 115-119
    8. Norbert Pallua, Erhan Demir
      Pages 121-127
    9. Ram Silfen, Morris Ritz, Graeme Southwick
      Pages 129-143
    10. J. Dan Metcalf
      Pages 145-147
    11. Alan A. Parsa, Natalie N. Parsa, Fereydoun D. Parsa
      Pages 149-161
    12. Maurice P. Sherman
      Pages 179-188
    13. Marco Túlio Rodrigues da Cunha, José Fernando Borges Bento, Antonio Roberto Bozola
      Pages 189-193
    14. Melvin A. Shiffman
      Pages 195-197
  5. Combined Mastopexy and Breast Reduction

  6. Breast Reduction

    1. Melvin A. Shiffman
      Pages 251-255
    2. Melvin A. Shiffman
      Pages 257-258
    3. Michael S. G. Bell
      Pages 259-261
    4. Donald A. Hudson
      Pages 263-265
    5. Courtney Crombie, Irfan Ibrahim Galaria, Colette Stern, W Bradford Rockwell
      Pages 267-274
    6. Toma T Mugea
      Pages 276-289
    7. Elie Frederic Harouche
      Pages 297-299
    8. Marco Aurelio Faria-Correa
      Pages 309-316
    9. Yhelda Felicio
      Pages 325-331
    10. Pedro Djacir Escobar Martins, Pedro Alexandre da Motta Martins, David Ponciano de Sena, Marcelo Marafon Maino
      Pages 333-340
    11. Ivo Pitanguy, Henrique N. Radwanski
      Pages 341-349
    12. Antonio Carlos Abramo
      Pages 351-359
    13. Felix Giebler, Eva Giebler
      Pages 361-364
    14. Mike Huntly, Ronald Finger
      Pages 365-370

About this book


This comprehensive guide covers all aspects of mastopexy and breast reduction, ranging from anatomy to the variety of procedures in mastopexy, mastopexy/breast reduction, and breast reduction, preoperative care, complications, breast tumors (benign and malignant), and medicolegal aspects. The vast array of information that is presented herein is without equal and makes this book a precious companion for students, residents and fellows, practicing cosmetic surgeons, and highly experienced plastic surgeons, cosmetic surgeons, general surgeons, and other subspecialists.


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Editors and affiliations

  • Melvin A. Shiffman
    • 1
  1. 1.Department of SurgeryTustin Hospital and Medical CenterTustinUSA

Bibliographic information

  • DOI
  • Copyright Information Springer-Verlag Berlin Heidelberg 2009
  • Publisher Name Springer, Berlin, Heidelberg
  • eBook Packages Medicine Medicine (R0)
  • Print ISBN 978-3-540-89872-6
  • Online ISBN 978-3-540-89873-3
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