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Radical Mastectomy

  • Jameson L. Chassin

Abstract

Radical mastectomy is preferable to the Patey modification in patients who have relatively large tumors, especially when they are close to or when they invade the pectoral fascia.

Keywords

Chest Wall Brachial Plexus Skin Graft Radical Mastectomy Pectoral Muscle 
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Copyright information

© Springer Science+Business Media New York 1984

Authors and Affiliations

  • Jameson L. Chassin
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  1. 1.New York University School of MedicineUSA
  2. 2.Booth Memorial Medical CenterFlushingUSA
  3. 3.University Hospital, New York University Medical CenterUSA
  4. 4.New York Veterans Administration HospitalUSA
  5. 5.Bellevue HospitalUSA

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