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Mastectomy: Simple (Total), Modified, and Classical Radical

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The procedures described in this chapter are used when mastectomy is required, but skin-sparing or nipple-sparing mastectomy is not feasible due to extent of disease. This chapter discusses indications, contraindications, operative strategy, and complications for these procedures. Detailed operative technique is included.

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Scott-Conner, C.E.H. (2022). Mastectomy: Simple (Total), Modified, and Classical Radical. In: Scott-Conner, C.E.H., Kaiser, A.M., Nguyen, N.T., Sarpel, U., Sugg, S.L. (eds) Chassin's Operative Strategy in General Surgery. Springer, Cham. https://doi.org/10.1007/978-3-030-81415-1_119

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