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

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
  • Print ISBN 978-3-540-89872-6
  • Online ISBN 978-3-540-89873-3
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