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Breast

  • Mary OBrien
Chapter

7.1 Classification of Capsular Contracture Following Breast Augmentation

Baker. Aesthetic Breast Symposium. Scottsdale, Arizona; 1975

Baker DE, Schultz. The theory of natural capsular contracture around breast implants and how to prevent it. Aesthetic Plast Surg 1980;4:357

I

Natural breast appearance (Soft)

 

II

Minimal contracture (Palpable implant)

 

III

Moderate contracture (Palpable and visible implant)

 

IV

Severe contracture (Palpable, visible, painful implant)

 

Keywords

Breast Cancer Capsular Contracture Klinefelters Syndrome Inframammary Fold Subcutaneous Mastectomy 
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Authors and Affiliations

  • Mary OBrien
    • 1
  1. 1.Consultant Plastic and Hand SurgeonPulvertaft Hand CentreDerbyUK

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