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Mastectomy - The Procedure. A mastectomy is performed under general anesthesia. So, you are asleep during the surgery. The surgeon removes all of the ...

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Jul 21, 2009 ... Definition A number of different mastectomy procedures exist, including: * Partial mastectomy or lumpectomy—the tumor and a small margin of ...

www.mayoclinic.org/tests-procedures/mastectomy/basics/what-you-can-expect/prc-20012749

Mastectomy is an umbrella term used for several different procedures. In addition to removing one or both breasts, mastectomy may also include removing lymph ...

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Jul 10, 2017 ... Accordingly, surgeons began experimenting with less radical procedures, and various modifications of the radical mastectomy were developed.

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May 26, 2016 ... BREAST CANCER OVERVIEW. Breast cancer is the most common female cancer in the United States. Finding and treating breast cancer in ...

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May 2, 2016 ... Mastectomy is the removal of the whole breast. There are five different types of mastectomy: "simple" or "total" mastectomy, modified radical ...

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May 23, 2017 ... What is a mastectomy? We look at the different types, procedure, and the recovery process. Learn more about related conditions, history, and ...

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Mastectomy – A surgery in which the entire breast is removed, including all of the ... To learn more about these procedures and when they might be done, see ...

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Mastectomy Preoperative Procedures. A few days before surgery, the patient's overall health is assessed. Preoperative tests depend on the patient's age and ...