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Comparative efficacy and safety of CDK4/6 inhibitors combined with endocrine therapies for HR+/HER2-breast cancer: Systematic review and network meta-analysis.
Tong F, Lu Y, Ma HF, Shen J. Tong F, et al. Heliyon. 2024 May 21;10(11):e31583. doi: 10.1016/j.heliyon.2024.e31583. eCollection 2024 Jun 15. Heliyon. 2024. PMID: 38832268 Free PMC article.
BACKGROUND: In recent years, the combination of targeted drugs, such as Cyclin-dependent kinase 4/6 (CDK4/6) inhibitors, with endocrine therapy (ET), has emerged as a new research focus in the treatment of hormone receptor-positive (HR+) human epidermal growth factor receptor 2 n …
BACKGROUND: In recent years, the combination of targeted drugs, such as Cyclin-dependent kinase 4/6 (CDK4/6) inhibitors, with endocrine ther …
Complex Scalp Reconstruction with Super Thin DIEP Free Flap.
Stanneart J, Holtrop J, Smith C. Stanneart J, et al. Plast Reconstr Surg Glob Open. 2024 Jun 7;12(6):e5891. doi: 10.1097/GOX.0000000000005891. eCollection 2024 Jun. Plast Reconstr Surg Glob Open. 2024. PMID: 38855132 Free PMC article.
The use of a super thin DIEP flap, dissected above the superficial fascial plane, is a newer technique in the realm of free tissue transfers that has shown improved outcomes in wound contour. Although the DIEP flap has been popularized for breast reconstruction, the author …
The use of a super thin DIEP flap, dissected above the superficial fascial plane, is a newer technique in the realm of free tissue transfers …
Does the use of acellular dermal matrices (ADM) in women undergoing pre-pectoral implant-based breast reconstruction increase operative success versus non-use of ADM in the same setting? A systematic review protocol.
Cook H, Zargaran D, Glynou SP, Hamilton S, Mosahebi A. Cook H, et al. Syst Rev. 2024 Jun 7;13(1):153. doi: 10.1186/s13643-024-02564-7. Syst Rev. 2024. PMID: 38849880 Free PMC article.
BACKGROUND: Breast cancer is the most common malignancy among women in the UK. Following mastectomy, reconstruction is now integral to the surgical management of breast cancer, of which implant-based reconstruction (IBBR) is the most common type. ...
BACKGROUND: Breast cancer is the most common malignancy among women in the UK. Following mastectomy, reconstruction is now integral t …
Superficial Thoracic Artery Perforator Flap for Volume Replacement Oncoplastic Breast-conserving Surgery.
Hayakawa M, Nakao J, Tadokoro Y, Nakamura S, Suzuki S, Matsubara K, Mori H, Araki J, Nishimura S, Yasunaga Y. Hayakawa M, et al. Plast Reconstr Surg Glob Open. 2024 Jun 6;12(6):e5881. doi: 10.1097/GOX.0000000000005881. eCollection 2024 Jun. Plast Reconstr Surg Glob Open. 2024. PMID: 38855137 Free PMC article.
Lateral chest wall perforator flaps, such as the lateral intercostal artery perforator flap, lateral thoracic artery perforator flap, and thoracodorsal artery perforator flap, have been used for volume replacement oncoplastic breast-conserving surgery (VR-OPBCS) in …
Lateral chest wall perforator flaps, such as the lateral intercostal artery perforator flap, lateral thoracic artery perforator flap, and th …
Enhanced Recovery after Surgery Protocol Decreases Length of Stay and Postoperative Narcotic Use in Tissue Expander-based Breast Reconstruction.
Taylor JM, Moman PD, Chevalier JM, Tseng CY, Festekjian JH, Delong MR. Taylor JM, et al. Plast Reconstr Surg Glob Open. 2024 Jun 6;12(6):e5879. doi: 10.1097/GOX.0000000000005879. eCollection 2024 Jun. Plast Reconstr Surg Glob Open. 2024. PMID: 38855130 Free PMC article.
BACKGROUND: Enhanced recovery after surgery (ERAS) protocols have demonstrated success in reducing hospital stay and opioid consumption, but are less well studied in patients undergoing tissue expander-based breast reconstruction (TEBR). ...
BACKGROUND: Enhanced recovery after surgery (ERAS) protocols have demonstrated success in reducing hospital stay and opioid consumpti …
A comparative study of 3D measuring methods for monitoring breast volume changes.
Dijkman BAM, Liberton NPTJ, Te Slaa S, Smit JM, Wiepjes CM, Dreijerink KMA, den Heijer M, Verdaasdonk RM, de Blok CJM. Dijkman BAM, et al. PLoS One. 2024 Jun 6;19(6):e0305059. doi: 10.1371/journal.pone.0305059. eCollection 2024. PLoS One. 2024. PMID: 38843166 Free PMC article.
A robust method for monitoring breast volume changes is critical to be able to study the effects of feminizing GAHT. ...The current study shows that 3D techniques can be used to adequately measure modest breast volume differences and therefore will be useful to stud …
A robust method for monitoring breast volume changes is critical to be able to study the effects of feminizing GAHT. ...The current s …
Use of Ambient Light Compatible Fluorescence-Guided Surgical Technology for Objective Assessment of Flap Perfusion in Autologous Breast Reconstruction.
Shaffrey EC, Moura SP, Seitz AJ, Jupitz S, Seets T, Kawahara T, Uselmann A, Lin C, Poore SO. Shaffrey EC, et al. J Reconstr Microsurg. 2024 Jun 5. doi: 10.1055/s-0044-1787267. Online ahead of print. J Reconstr Microsurg. 2024. PMID: 38838710 Free article.
BACKGROUND: Decreased autologous flap vascular perfusion can lead to secondary procedures. Fluorescence angiography during surgery reduces the probability of repeat surgery but suffers from interpretation variability. ...METHODS: Patients undergoing autologous br
BACKGROUND: Decreased autologous flap vascular perfusion can lead to secondary procedures. Fluorescence angiography during surgery re …
Use of Hydrosurgical Debridement System for Silicone Gel Removal after Breast Implant Rupture.
Scalise A, Pau A, Licini C, Brancorsini D, Mattioli Belmonte Cima M, Goteri G, Di Benedetto G. Scalise A, et al. Plast Reconstr Surg Glob Open. 2024 Jun 4;12(6):e5862. doi: 10.1097/GOX.0000000000005862. eCollection 2024 Jun. Plast Reconstr Surg Glob Open. 2024. PMID: 38841532 Free PMC article.
Breast implant rupture is one of the most common complications in aesthetic and reconstructive surgery. ...Hydrosurgical debridement (HD), which is usually applied in wound care to treat wounds, could be useful for the removal of the silicone leaked from prosthesis
Breast implant rupture is one of the most common complications in aesthetic and reconstructive surgery. ...Hydrosurgical debri
The GLAND-IQ Technique for Surgical Correction of Moderate to Severe Gynecomastia.
Gilardino MS, Vela-Lasagabaster A. Gilardino MS, et al. Plast Reconstr Surg Glob Open. 2024 Jun 4;12(6):e5869. doi: 10.1097/GOX.0000000000005869. eCollection 2024 Jun. Plast Reconstr Surg Glob Open. 2024. PMID: 38841522 Free PMC article.
The latter renders any form of skin and nipple reduction/elevation using traditional mastopexy patterns or breast amputation with free nipple grafting less favorable due to the surgical stigmata and scars produced with these techniques. ...
The latter renders any form of skin and nipple reduction/elevation using traditional mastopexy patterns or breast amputation with fre …
New Kid on the Block: A Systematic Review of the Quadratus Lumborum Block in Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery.
Ihnat JMH, Evans BGA, Zhao KL, Yu CT, Ayyala HS. Ihnat JMH, et al. Plast Reconstr Surg Glob Open. 2024 Jun 4;12(6):e5863. doi: 10.1097/GOX.0000000000005863. eCollection 2024 Jun. Plast Reconstr Surg Glob Open. 2024. PMID: 38841521 Free PMC article.
In total, 509 articles were identified for review by two independent reviewers. Original articles evaluating the use of a QL block in any plastic surgery operation were included. Articles evaluating pediatric patients, animal trials, and the use of a QL block in any …
In total, 509 articles were identified for review by two independent reviewers. Original articles evaluating the use of a QL block in any …
Von Willebrand's disease in breast surgery: case report.
Rodríguez L, Monroy M, Guerrero ME, Villarroya N. Rodríguez L, et al. J Surg Case Rep. 2024 Jun 4;2024(6):rjae395. doi: 10.1093/jscr/rjae395. eCollection 2024 Jun. J Surg Case Rep. 2024. PMID: 38835948 Free PMC article.
We present a case of a 56-year-old woman with Type 1 von Willebrand's disease who was scheduled for breast explantation with autologous reconstruction, due to the presence of long-standing breast implants. The case was satisfactorily managed by a multidisciplinary t …
We present a case of a 56-year-old woman with Type 1 von Willebrand's disease who was scheduled for breast explantation with autologo …
Acellular dermal matrix in breast augmentation surgery: A systematic review.
Marra C, Cuomo R, Ceccaroni A, Pentangelo P, Alfano C. Marra C, et al. JPRAS Open. 2024 Feb 15;40:111-117. doi: 10.1016/j.jpra.2024.02.004. eCollection 2024 Jun. JPRAS Open. 2024. PMID: 38854623 Free PMC article. Review.
BACKGROUND: The use of acellular dermal matrix (ADM) in breast reconstruction was described for the first time in 2000s. Recently, ADMs have been used not only in reconstructive surgery but also in cosmetic breast surgery for both primary and revision …
BACKGROUND: The use of acellular dermal matrix (ADM) in breast reconstruction was described for the first time in 2000s. Recently, AD …
Personalizing Locoregional Therapy in Patients With Breast Cancer in 2024: Tailoring Axillary Surgery, Escalating Lymphatic Surgery, and Implementing Evidence-Based Hypofractionated Radiotherapy.
Weber WP, Hanson SE, Wong DE, Heidinger M, Montagna G, Cafferty FH, Kirby AM, Coles CE. Weber WP, et al. Am Soc Clin Oncol Educ Book. 2024 Jun;44(3):e438776. doi: 10.1200/EDBK_438776. Am Soc Clin Oncol Educ Book. 2024. PMID: 38815195 Free article. Review.
In the upfront surgery setting, ALND is still indicated, however, in patients with clinically node-positive breast cancer or more than two positive SLNs and, after NACT, in case of residual micrometastases and macrometastases. ...Further RCTs are underway investigat …
In the upfront surgery setting, ALND is still indicated, however, in patients with clinically node-positive breast cancer or m …
Multidisciplinary Management of Skull Metastatic Follicular Thyroid Cancer in a Resource-Limited Setting.
Suga Y, Wondafrash M, Abebe MW, Eshetu H. Suga Y, et al. JCEM Case Rep. 2024 May 27;2(6):luae080. doi: 10.1210/jcemcr/luae080. eCollection 2024 Jun. JCEM Case Rep. 2024. PMID: 38803509 Free PMC article.
A 60-year-old woman presented to the Department of Surgery with an anterior neck mass and a mass on her left forehead. ...
A 60-year-old woman presented to the Department of Surgery with an anterior neck mass and a mass on her left forehead. ...
Women's experiences of health care providers when choosing flat closure after breast cancer: An interview study.
Ahlstedt Karlsson S, Myrin Westesson L, Hansson E, Paganini A. Ahlstedt Karlsson S, et al. Eur J Oncol Nurs. 2024 Jun;70:102613. doi: 10.1016/j.ejon.2024.102613. Epub 2024 May 21. Eur J Oncol Nurs. 2024. PMID: 38795447 Free article.
PURPOSE: The purpose of this study was to explore women's experiences with healthcare providers previous to a flat closure after breast cancer. METHODS: Data was collected using individual semi-structured interviews by telephone or teleconferencing systems with 18 women wh …
PURPOSE: The purpose of this study was to explore women's experiences with healthcare providers previous to a flat closure after breast
Similarity of Seroma Rate at the Medial Thigh following Free Flap Harvesting or Medial Thigh Lift: A Systematic Review and Meta-analysis.
Kilian KK, Panayi AC, Matar DY, Hamwi C, Bigdeli AK, Kneser U, Vollbach FH. Kilian KK, et al. JPRAS Open. 2024 Apr 5;40:360-374. doi: 10.1016/j.jpra.2024.03.013. eCollection 2024 Jun. JPRAS Open. 2024. PMID: 38770115 Free PMC article. Review.
Despite the growing use of autologous breast reconstruction with medial thigh-based free flaps, such as transverse upper gracilis (TMG) or profunda artery perforator (PAP) flaps, these procedures are infrequently performed on patients with obesity. ...Considering that this …
Despite the growing use of autologous breast reconstruction with medial thigh-based free flaps, such as transverse upper gracilis (TM …
Evaluating Artificial Intelligence's Role in Teaching the Reporting and Interpretation of Computed Tomographic Angiography for Preoperative Planning of the Deep Inferior Epigastric Artery Perforator Flap.
Lim B, Cevik J, Seth I, Sofiadellis F, Ross RJ, Rozen WM, Cuomo R. Lim B, et al. JPRAS Open. 2024 Apr 5;40:273-285. doi: 10.1016/j.jpra.2024.03.010. eCollection 2024 Jun. JPRAS Open. 2024. PMID: 38708385 Free PMC article.
METHODS: Four prominent LLMs, ChatGPT-4, BARD, Perplexity, and BingAI, answered six questions on CTA scan reporting. A panel of expert plastic surgeons with extensive experience in breast reconstruction assessed the responses using a Likert scale. ...CONCLUSION: LLM …
METHODS: Four prominent LLMs, ChatGPT-4, BARD, Perplexity, and BingAI, answered six questions on CTA scan reporting. A panel of expert pl
MAMAS (mastopexy-augmentation made applicable and safer): A standardized template of pre-operative marking and step-by-step surgical procedure.
Payer J, Chalkidis N, Polackova P, Patzelt M. Payer J, et al. JPRAS Open. 2024 Mar 27;40:293-304. doi: 10.1016/j.jpra.2024.03.007. eCollection 2024 Jun. JPRAS Open. 2024. PMID: 38708383 Free PMC article.
All patients were marked according to our novel technique, Mastopexy Augmentation Made Applicable and Safer (MAMAS), and operated by a single surgeon. All patients underwent simultaneous breast augmentation with Siltex Mentor Round Silicone Gel breast implants and m …
All patients were marked according to our novel technique, Mastopexy Augmentation Made Applicable and Safer (MAMAS), and operated by a singl …
Successful correction of inverted nipple using silicone implants: A pioneering surgical approach.
Dos-Santos BP, Ruiz-Castilla M. Dos-Santos BP, et al. JPRAS Open. 2024 Apr 6;40:230-233. doi: 10.1016/j.jpra.2024.03.017. eCollection 2024 Jun. JPRAS Open. 2024. PMID: 38681532 Free PMC article.
The use of a smooth silicone implant to reconstruct the nipple-areola complex in post-mastectomy breast reconstruction has recently been proposed. This study presents the first case using this approach in a patient with a grade II inverted nipple who previously failed conv …
The use of a smooth silicone implant to reconstruct the nipple-areola complex in post-mastectomy breast reconstruction has recently b …
Factors influencing the decision-making process in breast reconstruction from the perspective of reconstructive surgeons: A qualitative study involving Korean plastic surgeons.
Yun JY, Jeon DN, Jeon BJ, Kim EK. Yun JY, et al. J Plast Reconstr Aesthet Surg. 2024 Jun;93:72-80. doi: 10.1016/j.bjps.2024.04.016. Epub 2024 Apr 16. J Plast Reconstr Aesthet Surg. 2024. PMID: 38670035 Free article.
BACKGROUND: Little research has been conducted on factors influencing the decision-making process for immediate breast reconstruction (IBR) options from the perspective of reconstructive surgeons, despite its significant impact on doctor-patient communication and shared de …
BACKGROUND: Little research has been conducted on factors influencing the decision-making process for immediate breast reconstruction …
Breast Reconstruction using the Anterior Approach Scarless Latissimus Dorsi Muscular flap: A Single Center Retrospective Study.
Loreti A, Bruno E, Abate O, Arelli F, Spallone D, La Pinta M, Matropietro T, Ponti E, Broglia L, Costarelli L, Scavina P, Ribuffo D, Fortunato L. Loreti A, et al. JPRAS Open. 2024 Mar 21;40:194-205. doi: 10.1016/j.jpra.2024.03.004. eCollection 2024 Jun. JPRAS Open. 2024. PMID: 38601882 Free PMC article.
INTRODUCTION: Scarless latissimus dorsi (LD) flap is a breast reconstruction technique, which allow to cover the lower pole of implant with a large portion of the LD muscle without skin paddle; it represents a surgical solution that transpose vascularized tissue avoiding t …
INTRODUCTION: Scarless latissimus dorsi (LD) flap is a breast reconstruction technique, which allow to cover the lower pole of implan …
Development of a core set of outcome measures to be applied toward breast cancer-related lymphedema core outcome domains.
Doubblestein D, Koehler L, Anderson E, Scheiman N, Stewart P, Schaverien M, Armer J. Doubblestein D, et al. Breast Cancer Res Treat. 2024 Jun;205(3):439-449. doi: 10.1007/s10549-024-07298-7. Epub 2024 Mar 22. Breast Cancer Res Treat. 2024. PMID: 38517603 Free PMC article. Review.
PURPOSE: For breast cancer survivors (BCS) living with breast cancer-related lymphedema (BCRL), what outcome measures (OMs) are recommended to be used to measure standardized outcome domains to fully assess the burden of the disease and efficacy of interventions? .. …
PURPOSE: For breast cancer survivors (BCS) living with breast cancer-related lymphedema (BCRL), what outcome measures (OMs) ar …
Nipple Reconstruction Using the "Arrow Flap" Technique: Outcomes and Patients Satisfaction.
Cazzato V, Stocco C, Scian A, Bonat Guarini L, Sidoti GB, Renzi N, Ramella V, Papa G. Cazzato V, et al. Clin Breast Cancer. 2024 Jun;24(4):e226-e231. doi: 10.1016/j.clbc.2024.01.011. Epub 2024 Jan 24. Clin Breast Cancer. 2024. PMID: 38503614 Free article.
A pre- and postoperative quality-of-life and psychological questionnaires Breast-Q questionnaire (Breast Conserving therapy module) were given to all the patients before the surgery and 6 months after. ...The study shows an overall improvement in all the psyc …
A pre- and postoperative quality-of-life and psychological questionnaires Breast-Q questionnaire (Breast Conserving therapy mo …
Skin perfusion and oxygen saturation after mastectomy and radiation therapy in breast cancer patients.
Elawa S, Fredriksson I, Steinvall I, Zötterman J, Farnebo S, Tesselaar E. Elawa S, et al. Breast. 2024 Jun;75:103704. doi: 10.1016/j.breast.2024.103704. Epub 2024 Mar 6. Breast. 2024. PMID: 38460441 Free PMC article.
Skin microvascular perfusion and oxygenation >2 years after PMRT were measured using white light diffuse reflectance spectroscopy (DRS) and laser Doppler flowmetry (LDF) in the irradiated chest wall of 31 women with the contralateral breast as a control. In the non-irra …
Skin microvascular perfusion and oxygenation >2 years after PMRT were measured using white light diffuse reflectance spectroscopy (DRS) a …
Quality of the Information provided by ChatGPT for Patients in Breast Plastic Surgery: Are we already in the future?
Grippaudo FR, Nigrelli S, Patrignani A, Ribuffo D. Grippaudo FR, et al. JPRAS Open. 2024 Feb 15;40:99-105. doi: 10.1016/j.jpra.2024.02.001. eCollection 2024 Jun. JPRAS Open. 2024. PMID: 38444627 Free PMC article.
INTRODUCTION: In recent years, artificial intelligence (AI) has gained popularity, even in the field of plastic surgery. It is increasingly common for patients to use the internet to gather information about plastic surgery, and AI-based chatbots, such …
INTRODUCTION: In recent years, artificial intelligence (AI) has gained popularity, even in the field of plastic surgery. It is …
Development of a core outcome set for breast cancer-related lymphedema: a Delphi study.
Doubblestein D, Koehler L, Anderson E, Scheiman N, Stewart P, Schaverien M, Armer J. Doubblestein D, et al. Breast Cancer Res Treat. 2024 Jun;205(2):359-370. doi: 10.1007/s10549-024-07262-5. Epub 2024 Feb 29. Breast Cancer Res Treat. 2024. PMID: 38424364 Free PMC article.
PURPOSE: For breast cancer survivors (BCS) living with breast cancer-related lymphedema (BCRL), what outcome domains (OD) should be measured to assess the burden of the disease and efficacy of interventions? ...
PURPOSE: For breast cancer survivors (BCS) living with breast cancer-related lymphedema (BCRL), what outcome domains (OD) shou …
Predesigned chimeric deep inferior epigastric perforator and inguinal lymph node flap for combined breast and lymphedema reconstruction: A comprehensive algorithmic approach.
Demiri E, Dionyssiou D, Kyriazidis I, Drougou A, Tsimponis A. Demiri E, et al. JPRAS Open. 2024 Jan 25;40:1-18. doi: 10.1016/j.jpra.2024.01.010. eCollection 2024 Jun. JPRAS Open. 2024. PMID: 38389651 Free PMC article.
We aimed to propose a comprehensive algorithmic approach for delayed unilateral breast and lymphedema reconstruction using a predesigned abdominal flap associated with inguinal lymph node transfer. ...Self-evaluation questionnaires showed high patient satisfaction rates re …
We aimed to propose a comprehensive algorithmic approach for delayed unilateral breast and lymphedema reconstruction using a predesig …
Complications after breast augmentation with dermal fillers containing copolyamide: A systematic review.
Hedström K, Falk-Delgado A, Sackey H. Hedström K, et al. JPRAS Open. 2024 Jan 23;40:19-31. doi: 10.1016/j.jpra.2024.01.009. eCollection 2024 Jun. JPRAS Open. 2024. PMID: 38389650 Free PMC article.
BACKGROUND: Dermal fillers containing copolyamide are used for breast augmentation and are marketed under different labels, such as Aquafilling, Los Deline, Aqualift, and Activegel. ...RESULTS: Sixteen studies met the inclusion criteria: 14 case reports and 2 retrospective …
BACKGROUND: Dermal fillers containing copolyamide are used for breast augmentation and are marketed under different labels, such as A …
Body Contouring Surgery After Bariatric Surgery Improves Long-Term Health-Related Quality of Life and Satisfaction With Appearance: An International Longitudinal Cohort Study Using the BODY-Q.
Dalaei F, de Vries CEE, Poulsen L, Möller S, Kaur MN, Dijkhorst PJ, Thomsen JB, Hoogbergen M, Makarawung DJS, Mink van der Molen AB, Repo JP, Paul MA, Busch KH, Cogliandro A, Opyrchal J, Rose M, Juhl CB, Andries AM, Printzlau A, Støving RK, Klassen AF, Pusic AL, Sørensen JA. Dalaei F, et al. Ann Surg. 2024 Jun 1;279(6):1008-1017. doi: 10.1097/SLA.0000000000006244. Epub 2024 Feb 19. Ann Surg. 2024. PMID: 38375665 Free PMC article.
OBJECTIVE: To examine health-related quality of life (HRQL) and satisfaction with appearance in patients who have undergone bariatric surgery (BS) with or without subsequent body contouring surgery (BCS) in relation to the general population normative for the BODY-Q …
OBJECTIVE: To examine health-related quality of life (HRQL) and satisfaction with appearance in patients who have undergone bariatric sur
The impact of germline BRCA pathogenic variants in locally advanced, triple negative breast cancer treated with platinum-based neoadjuvant chemotherapy.
Mutai R, Kuchuk I, Goldshtein A, Yerushalmi R, Rotem O, Maisel Lotan A, Bdolah-Abram T, Gabizon A, Goldvaser H. Mutai R, et al. Breast Cancer Res Treat. 2024 Jun;205(2):241-248. doi: 10.1007/s10549-024-07247-4. Epub 2024 Feb 12. Breast Cancer Res Treat. 2024. PMID: 38345692 Free PMC article.
BACKGROUND: Whether germline BRCA (gBRCA) pathogenic variants (PV) affect prognosis of women with triple negative breast cancer (TNBC) and whether it has implications for treatment decisions in the neoadjuvant setting is unclear. ...
BACKGROUND: Whether germline BRCA (gBRCA) pathogenic variants (PV) affect prognosis of women with triple negative breast cancer (TNBC …
Superomedial-Posterior Pedicle-Based Reduction Mammaplasty: Evaluation of Effectiveness and BREAST-Q Outcomes of a Rapid and Safer Technique.
La Padula S, Mernier T, Larcher Q, Pizza C, D'Andrea F, Pensato R, Meningaud JP, Hersant B. La Padula S, et al. Aesthetic Plast Surg. 2024 Jun;48(11):2108-2120. doi: 10.1007/s00266-023-03676-6. Epub 2023 Oct 2. Aesthetic Plast Surg. 2024. PMID: 37783863 Free PMC article.
The primary aim of this study is to evaluate the efficacy, safety, and patient-reported outcomes of the authors technique: the Superomedial-Posterior Pedicle-Based Reduction Mammaplasty. MATERIAL AND METHODS: A prospective study was conducted on 912 patients who underwent …
The primary aim of this study is to evaluate the efficacy, safety, and patient-reported outcomes of the authors technique: the Superomedial- …
Scarless Donor Site for Breast Reconstruction by Endoscopically Assisted Extended Latissimus Dorsi Flap plus Lipofilling.
Akita S, Tokumoto H, Yamaji Y, Kosaka K, Arai M, Ando N, Maei H, Kubota Y, Fujimoto H, Mitsukawa N. Akita S, et al. Plast Reconstr Surg. 2024 Jun 1;153(6):1209-1219. doi: 10.1097/PRS.0000000000010698. Epub 2023 May 23. Plast Reconstr Surg. 2024. PMID: 37220388 Free PMC article.
Furthermore, fat was simultaneously injected to support the volume and shape of the breast. Changes in the volume of the reconstructed breast over time were measured using three-dimensional stereophotogrammetry. ...Notably, according to the BREAST-Q back scor …
Furthermore, fat was simultaneously injected to support the volume and shape of the breast. Changes in the volume of the reconstructe …
Oncoplastic surgery in the USA: a review of where we started, where we are today and where we are headed.
Willcox LM, Losken A, Garcia Nores GDP. Willcox LM, et al. Gland Surg. 2024 May 30;13(5):749-759. doi: 10.21037/gs-23-363. Epub 2024 May 16. Gland Surg. 2024. PMID: 38845836 Free PMC article. Review.
The purpose of this review is to provide the reader with a broad overview of the history of oncoplastic breast surgery in the United States (USA), and to summarize important patient factors and technical innovations for optimal operative planning in the era of multi …
The purpose of this review is to provide the reader with a broad overview of the history of oncoplastic breast surgery in the …
Surgical treatment algorithm for breast cancer lymphedema-a systematic review.
Lilja C, Madsen CB, Damsgaard TE, Sørensen JA, Thomsen JB. Lilja C, et al. Gland Surg. 2024 May 30;13(5):722-748. doi: 10.21037/gs-23-503. Epub 2024 May 27. Gland Surg. 2024. PMID: 38845835 Free PMC article. Review.
This systematic review evaluated and synthesized the evidence on the effectiveness of three surgical treatments for breast cancer-related lymphedema (BCRL): lymphovenous anastomosis (LVA), vascularized lymph node transfer (VLNT), and liposuction. ...
This systematic review evaluated and synthesized the evidence on the effectiveness of three surgical treatments for breast cancer-rel …
Shoulder function following oncoplastic breast conserving surgery-a narrative review.
Lautrup MD, Rindom MB, Hauerslev KR. Lautrup MD, et al. Gland Surg. 2024 May 30;13(5):713-721. doi: 10.21037/gs-23-530. Epub 2024 May 27. Gland Surg. 2024. PMID: 38845834 Free PMC article. Review.
Oncoplastic breast conserving surgery (OPS) has gained great popularity over the past years, and evidence-based knowledge suggest better prognosis for treatment with breast conserving surgery (BCS) compared to mastectomy. The aim was to investigate if …
Oncoplastic breast conserving surgery (OPS) has gained great popularity over the past years, and evidence-based knowledge sugg …
Combined perforator flaps for total breast reconstruction-a narrative review and insights from massive weight loss cases.
Chakari W, Bille C, Lilja C, Thomsen JB. Chakari W, et al. Gland Surg. 2024 May 30;13(5):760-774. doi: 10.21037/gs-23-397. Epub 2024 May 10. Gland Surg. 2024. PMID: 38845826 Free PMC article. Review.
This review aims to explore literature on combined pedicled and free perforator flaps for total breast reconstruction, and share our own experience in the field. ...Perforators around the breast base, offer multiple flap options for single or combined use. ...
This review aims to explore literature on combined pedicled and free perforator flaps for total breast reconstruction, and share our …
Outcomes of Mastectomy and Immediate Reconstruction Managed with Closed-incision Negative Pressure Therapy Applied Over the Whole Breast.
Gabriel A, Chan V. Gabriel A, et al. Plast Reconstr Surg Glob Open. 2024 May 30;12(5):e5809. doi: 10.1097/GOX.0000000000005809. eCollection 2024 May. Plast Reconstr Surg Glob Open. 2024. PMID: 38818231 Free PMC article.
Studies have reported patients receiving postoperative care with ciNPT after breast surgery exhibited lower rates of dehiscence, infection, necrosis, and seroma, compared with standard dressings. ...After surgery, patients received oral antibiotics and ciNPT …
Studies have reported patients receiving postoperative care with ciNPT after breast surgery exhibited lower rates of dehiscenc …
Optimizing aesthetic results in Asian women with giant phyllodes tumors over 10 cm: the periareolar mastopexy approach.
Chen KH, Hsu YC. Chen KH, et al. J Surg Case Rep. 2024 May 28;2024(5):rjae342. doi: 10.1093/jscr/rjae342. eCollection 2024 May. J Surg Case Rep. 2024. PMID: 38812579 Free PMC article.
The periareolar mastopexy technique offers a comprehensive solution, enabling complete tumor removal alongside mastopexy to achieve optimal breast contouring. This approach consistently delivers favorable aesthetic outcomes, enhancing symmetry and contour. ...
The periareolar mastopexy technique offers a comprehensive solution, enabling complete tumor removal alongside mastopexy to achieve optimal …
18F-FDG PET/CT findings in nevoid basal cell carcinoma syndrome: a systematic review and a new case report.
Zhang J, Zhang Y, Jiang Y, Xu A, Wang Y. Zhang J, et al. BMC Womens Health. 2024 May 28;24(1):310. doi: 10.1186/s12905-024-03145-5. BMC Womens Health. 2024. PMID: 38802808 Free PMC article.
CASE PRESENTATION: A 71-year-old woman with the left invasive breast cancer was treated with hormone therapy for six months and underwent the (18)F-FDG PET/CT examination for efficacy evaluation. (18)F-FDG PET/CT revealed the improvement after treatment and other unexpecte …
CASE PRESENTATION: A 71-year-old woman with the left invasive breast cancer was treated with hormone therapy for six months and under …
Assessing the Content and Effect of Web-Based Decision Aids for Postmastectomy Breast Reconstruction: Systematic Review and Meta-Analysis of Randomized Controlled Trials.
Yu L, Gong J, Sun X, Zang M, Liu L, Yu S. Yu L, et al. J Med Internet Res. 2024 May 27;26:e53872. doi: 10.2196/53872. J Med Internet Res. 2024. PMID: 38801766 Free PMC article.
BACKGROUND: Web-based decision aids have been shown to have a positive effect when used to improve the quality of decision-making for women facing postmastectomy breast reconstruction (PMBR). However, the existing findings regarding these interventions are still incongruen …
BACKGROUND: Web-based decision aids have been shown to have a positive effect when used to improve the quality of decision-making for women …
Late Hematoma After Feminizing Augmentation Mammoplasty Mimicking Breast Implant-Associated Anaplastic Large Cell Lymphoma (BIA-ALCL).
Ueno K, Sakata Y, Kawaji M, Miyasaka M, Asamura S. Ueno K, et al. Eplasty. 2024 May 24;24:e32. eCollection 2024. Eplasty. 2024. PMID: 38846510 Free PMC article.
We report the case of an Asian transgender patient with late hematoma after feminizing mammoplasty. Bilateral silicone breast implants were inserted into the patient 25 years previously. The right breast gradually became swollen without any specific cause, along wit …
We report the case of an Asian transgender patient with late hematoma after feminizing mammoplasty. Bilateral silicone breast implant …
Nipple Adenoma: Systematic Review of Literature.
Berger O, Gersh G, Talisman R. Berger O, et al. Plast Reconstr Surg Glob Open. 2024 May 24;12(5):e5827. doi: 10.1097/GOX.0000000000005827. eCollection 2024 May. Plast Reconstr Surg Glob Open. 2024. PMID: 38798941 Free PMC article.
Inclusion criteria covered original research, excluding reviews or other breast diseases. Bias risk was assessed through a thorough search, authors independently evaluated studies, and data were synthesized using varied measures. ...
Inclusion criteria covered original research, excluding reviews or other breast diseases. Bias risk was assessed through a thorough s …
Histologic Examination of Mastectomy Scars during Breast Reconstruction: A Systematic Review.
Berger O, Talisman R. Berger O, et al. Plast Reconstr Surg Glob Open. 2024 May 24;12(5):e5847. doi: 10.1097/GOX.0000000000005847. eCollection 2024 May. Plast Reconstr Surg Glob Open. 2024. PMID: 38798931 Free PMC article.
BACKGROUND: Breast reconstruction is a standard procedure in postmastectomy plastic surgery. ...Inclusion criteria involved delayed breast reconstruction with histological scar analysis and malignancy reporting. ...
BACKGROUND: Breast reconstruction is a standard procedure in postmastectomy plastic surgery. ...Inclusion criteria invo …
The impact of the new ESTRO-ACROP target volume delineation guidelines for postmastectomy radiotherapy after implant-based breast reconstruction on breast complications.
Park JB, Jang BS, Chang JH, Kim JH, Choi CH, Hong KY, Jin US, Chang H, Myung Y, Jeong JH, Heo CY, Kim IA, Shin KH. Park JB, et al. Front Oncol. 2024 May 23;14:1373434. doi: 10.3389/fonc.2024.1373434. eCollection 2024. Front Oncol. 2024. PMID: 38846971 Free PMC article.
In total, 308 patients who underwent PMRT after tissue expander or permanent implant insertion from 2016 to 2021 were included; 184 received PMRT by the new ESTRO-ACROP target delineation (ESTRO-T), and 124 by conventional target delineation (CONV-T). The endpoints were major …
In total, 308 patients who underwent PMRT after tissue expander or permanent implant insertion from 2016 to 2021 were included; 184 received …
Is There a Difference in Abdominal Wall Muscle Strength, Endurance, and Motor Control Following Bilateral DIEP and TRAM Flaps for Breast Reconstruction?
Olafson A, Le NK, Coomar L, Jacobs G, Smith P, Khakpour N, Kumar A, Haladay D, Dayicioglu D. Olafson A, et al. Eplasty. 2024 May 23;24:e30. eCollection 2024. Eplasty. 2024. PMID: 38846507 Free PMC article.
BACKGROUND: Abdominal donor site complications in bilateral pedicled transverse rectus abdominis muscle (TRAM) have been a concern when compared with bilateral deep inferior epigastric perforator (DIEP) flap breast reconstruction. This study aimed to assess the strength, e …
BACKGROUND: Abdominal donor site complications in bilateral pedicled transverse rectus abdominis muscle (TRAM) have been a concern when comp …
Postsurgical Pyoderma Gangrenosum After Penile Inversion Vaginoplasty: Case With Review of Diagnostic and Management Strategies.
Talanker MM, Nye JR, Mitchell DT, Freet DJ. Talanker MM, et al. Eplasty. 2024 May 23;24:e31. eCollection 2024. Eplasty. 2024. PMID: 38846503 Free PMC article.
Rapid progression of ulcers at incisions can cause unfettered dehiscence. Most commonly, PSPG involves breast procedures; however, in this work, we detail a case of a patient who developed PSPG 10 days postoperatively after penile inversion vaginoplasty. ...
Rapid progression of ulcers at incisions can cause unfettered dehiscence. Most commonly, PSPG involves breast procedures; however, in …
An Aging-Related lncRNA Signature Establishing for Breast Cancer Prognosis and Immunotherapy Responsiveness Prediction.
Zhou Y, Yang Z, Zeng H. Zhou Y, et al. Pharmgenomics Pers Med. 2024 May 23;17:251-270. doi: 10.2147/PGPM.S450960. eCollection 2024. Pharmgenomics Pers Med. 2024. PMID: 38803444 Free PMC article.
PURPOSE: Emerging evidence demonstrates the vital role of aging and long non-coding RNAs (lncRNAs) in breast cancer (BC) progression. Our study intended to develop a prognostic risk model based on aging-related lncRNAs (AG-lncs) to foresee BC patients' outcomes. ...
PURPOSE: Emerging evidence demonstrates the vital role of aging and long non-coding RNAs (lncRNAs) in breast cancer (BC) progression. …
A case of extracapsular silicone gel implant rupture with contralateral gel migration.
Patrick R, Bormann S, Karu H. Patrick R, et al. Case Reports Plast Surg Hand Surg. 2024 May 23;11(1):2357121. doi: 10.1080/23320885.2024.2357121. eCollection 2024. Case Reports Plast Surg Hand Surg. 2024. PMID: 38799174 Free PMC article.
Symmastia is a rare complication of augmentation mammaplasty that occurs when a breast implant crosses the midline and connects with the contralateral implant pocket. We present a case of implant rupture, migration to the contralateral breast, and ultimate sy …
Symmastia is a rare complication of augmentation mammaplasty that occurs when a breast implant crosses the midline and connect …
Shared Decision-making in Breast Cancer Reconstructive Surgery: Experience in a Leading Hospital.
Herrera de la Muela M, Sanz Medrano S, Leyva F, Masa Jurado I, Membrilla Ortiz AI, Brenes Sánchez J, de la Puente Yagüe M, Ruiz Rodríguez J, Buendía Pérez J. Herrera de la Muela M, et al. Plast Reconstr Surg Glob Open. 2024 May 23;12(5):e5846. doi: 10.1097/GOX.0000000000005846. eCollection 2024 May. Plast Reconstr Surg Glob Open. 2024. PMID: 38784835 Free PMC article.
This study aimed to explore the implementation of SDM during breast cancer reconstruction consultations and assess its impact on patient satisfaction and the decision-making process as a whole. METHODS: A total of 102 female patients undergoing breast reconstruction …
This study aimed to explore the implementation of SDM during breast cancer reconstruction consultations and assess its impact on pati …
Evaluation of Financial Interventions in Breast Cancer Care Worldwide: A Systematic Review.
Ehsan AN, Wu CA, Minasian A, Bass M, Sana H, Patel A, Pace L, Mekary RA, Ranganathan K. Ehsan AN, et al. Plast Reconstr Surg Glob Open. 2024 May 23;12(5):e5683. doi: 10.1097/GOX.0000000000005683. eCollection 2024 May. Plast Reconstr Surg Glob Open. 2024. PMID: 38784829 Free PMC article.
BACKGROUND: Out-of-pocket costs are burdensome for breast cancer patients. Cost-reducing interventions, though implemented, have unclear comparative efficacy. ...These findings can facilitate implementation of broader, more generalizable programs to reduce costs and improv …
BACKGROUND: Out-of-pocket costs are burdensome for breast cancer patients. Cost-reducing interventions, though implemented, have uncl …
Successful Intraoperative Salvage of a Venous Congested Deep Inferior Epigastric Perforator Flap Using a Cross-thoracic Saphenous Vein Graft.
Yu VJ, Joseph JT, Kemp TL, Ortiz KJ, DeJesus RA. Yu VJ, et al. Plast Reconstr Surg Glob Open. 2024 May 22;12(5):e5830. doi: 10.1097/GOX.0000000000005830. eCollection 2024 May. Plast Reconstr Surg Glob Open. 2024. PMID: 38784833 Free PMC article.
For autologous breast reconstruction using the deep inferior epigastric perforator flap, the internal mammary vessels are a common choice for recipient vessels. ...Here, we demonstrate the use of a venous conduit for flap salvage in a patient undergoing bilateral deep infe …
For autologous breast reconstruction using the deep inferior epigastric perforator flap, the internal mammary vessels are a common ch …
Three Case Reports of Adult-onset Still Disease Associated with Breast Implantation.
Maitani K, Kadowaki M, Yamagiwa Y, Yasuhara Y, Kozuki S, Otsuka Y, Kubo T, Tomita K. Maitani K, et al. Plast Reconstr Surg Glob Open. 2024 May 22;12(5):e5844. doi: 10.1097/GOX.0000000000005844. eCollection 2024 May. Plast Reconstr Surg Glob Open. 2024. PMID: 38784828 Free PMC article.
In this context, we present three cases of patients diagnosed with AOSD, which possibly could be considered an association with ASIA, years after undergoing breast reconstruction with silicone breast implants. In one case, the patient solely received medical treatme …
In this context, we present three cases of patients diagnosed with AOSD, which possibly could be considered an association with ASIA, years …
Immediate DIEP Breast Reconstruction in a Trans Woman with Breast Cancer.
Avery EC, Barone N, Haykal S. Avery EC, et al. Plast Reconstr Surg Glob Open. 2024 May 20;12(5):e5834. doi: 10.1097/GOX.0000000000005834. eCollection 2024 May. Plast Reconstr Surg Glob Open. 2024. PMID: 38798942 Free PMC article.
Breast reconstruction is increasingly recognized as an integral part of breast cancer management. ...We present the case of a 51-year-old trans woman diagnosed with right breast cancer following a 32-year history of estrogen therapy. She presented to our clin
Breast reconstruction is increasingly recognized as an integral part of breast cancer management. ...We present the case of a
Autologous fat transplantation prior to permanent expander implant breast reconstruction enhances the outcome after two years: a randomized controlled trial.
Lindegren A, Schultz I, Edsander-Nord Å, Yan J, Wickman M. Lindegren A, et al. J Plast Surg Hand Surg. 2024 May 20;59:65-71. doi: 10.2340/jphs.v59.18622. J Plast Surg Hand Surg. 2024. PMID: 38769740 Free article. Clinical Trial.
Radiotherapy is important in breast cancer treatment. A side effect of the treatment is fibrosis that decreases the possibility for a successful breast reconstruction with expanders and with high patient satisfaction with the result. The most common option for maste …
Radiotherapy is important in breast cancer treatment. A side effect of the treatment is fibrosis that decreases the possibility for a …
The Lymphedematous Limb as a Donor Site for Breast Fat Grafting.
Ahmed S, Mohan G, Hulsman L, Greene AK, Shaheen M, Sinha M, Hassanein AH. Ahmed S, et al. Plast Reconstr Surg Glob Open. 2024 May 17;12(5):e5824. doi: 10.1097/GOX.0000000000005824. eCollection 2024 May. Plast Reconstr Surg Glob Open. 2024. PMID: 38798937 Free PMC article.
Breast cancer-related lymphedema results in chronic upper limb swelling with subcutaneous deposition of fluid and fibroadipose tissue. ...This technique improves the volume of the limb by removing the excess subcutaneous adipose, and at the same time reconstructs the br
Breast cancer-related lymphedema results in chronic upper limb swelling with subcutaneous deposition of fluid and fibroadipose tissue
Absorbable Biosynthetic Scaffolds in Place of Silicone for Breast Reconstruction: A 9-Year Experience with 53 Patients.
Rehnke RD, Clarke JM, Goodrum AJ, Badylak SF. Rehnke RD, et al. Plast Reconstr Surg Glob Open. 2024 May 17;12(5):e5821. doi: 10.1097/GOX.0000000000005821. eCollection 2024 May. Plast Reconstr Surg Glob Open. 2024. PMID: 38798934 Free PMC article.
BACKGROUND: Few series report on using fat grafting as the primary form of breast reconstruction. A 9-year experience with absorbable biosynthetic scaffolds, used in place of silicone implants, for breast reconstruction is reviewed. METHODS: A clinical quality impro …
BACKGROUND: Few series report on using fat grafting as the primary form of breast reconstruction. A 9-year experience with absorbable …
Breast Vascularization and Its Implication in Breast Reduction and Mastopexy Surgery: Anatomical Study.
Salas-López A, Morgado-Águila C, López-de-Celis C, Rodríguez-Sanz J, Ortiz-Miguel S, Pérez-Bellmunt A. Salas-López A, et al. J Pers Med. 2024 May 17;14(5):536. doi: 10.3390/jpm14050536. J Pers Med. 2024. PMID: 38793118 Free PMC article.
(1) Background: Breast reduction is one of the most frequently performed plastic surgeries in women worldwide. The Wise pattern breast reduction is one of the most frequent skin designs for this surgery. ...
(1) Background: Breast reduction is one of the most frequently performed plastic surgeries in women worldwide. The Wise patter …
Autologous Fat Grafting Air-valve Loading Technique.
Garrett HC, Lam TC. Garrett HC, et al. Plast Reconstr Surg Glob Open. 2024 May 15;12(5):e5815. doi: 10.1097/GOX.0000000000005815. eCollection 2024 May. Plast Reconstr Surg Glob Open. 2024. PMID: 38752219 Free PMC article.
Autologous fat transfer is fast becoming a common adjunct procedure in plastic surgical operations, especially in breast reconstruction. ...
Autologous fat transfer is fast becoming a common adjunct procedure in plastic surgical operations, especially in breast recon …
Careful Where You Cut: Strategies for Successful Nerve-preserving Mastectomy.
Coopey S, Keleher A, Daniele K, Peled AW, Gomez J, Julian T, Moreira AA. Coopey S, et al. Plast Reconstr Surg Glob Open. 2024 May 15;12(5):e5817. doi: 10.1097/GOX.0000000000005817. eCollection 2024 May. Plast Reconstr Surg Glob Open. 2024. PMID: 38752216 Free PMC article.
Breast neurotization represents an evolving technique that is not widely practiced in most centers specializing in breast cancer treatment. Recognizing the limited educational resources available for breast and plastic surgeons concerning mastectomy te
Breast neurotization represents an evolving technique that is not widely practiced in most centers specializing in breast canc
A systematic review of randomised controlled trials in breast reconstruction.
Hansson E, Larsson C, Uusimäki A, Svensson K, Widmark Jensen E, Paganini A. Hansson E, et al. J Plast Surg Hand Surg. 2024 May 15;59:53-64. doi: 10.2340/jphs.v59.40087. J Plast Surg Hand Surg. 2024. PMID: 38751090 Free article.
For the purpose of this study, we defined key issues as comparison of categories of breast reconstruction and comparison of immediate and delayed breast reconstruction, when the thematisation was done. ...The research questions of the included studies could more or …
For the purpose of this study, we defined key issues as comparison of categories of breast reconstruction and comparison of immediate …
Evaluation of long-term outcome following therapeutic mammaplasty: the effect of wound complication on initiation of adjuvant therapy and subsequent oncological outcome.
Rampal R, Jones S, Hogg W, Rengabashyam B, Hogan B, Achuthan R, Kim B. Rampal R, et al. Ann R Coll Surg Engl. 2024 May 15. doi: 10.1308/rcsann.2023.0095. Online ahead of print. Ann R Coll Surg Engl. 2024. PMID: 38746984 Free article.
INTRODUCTION: Therapeutic mammaplasty (TM) facilitates large tumour resection while maintaining optimal aesthetic outcome. ...METHODS: Data were collected for consecutive patients receiving TM at the Leeds breast unit (2009-2017). A prospectively maintained database …
INTRODUCTION: Therapeutic mammaplasty (TM) facilitates large tumour resection while maintaining optimal aesthetic outcome. ...METHODS …
Giant Borderline Phyllodes Tumor of the Breast: A Case Report.
Mpourazanis G, Harissis HV, Seretis K, Papalexis P, Korkontzelos I, Vogiatzis R, Kosmas I, Zagaliki A, Tsirkas P. Mpourazanis G, et al. Cureus. 2024 May 14;16(5):e60251. doi: 10.7759/cureus.60251. eCollection 2024 May. Cureus. 2024. PMID: 38751407 Free PMC article.
Borderline phyllodes tumor is a rare and benign form of breast cancer with malignant potential. According to the World Health Organization (WHO), phyllodes tumor is classified into three categories: benign, borderline, and malignant. ...
Borderline phyllodes tumor is a rare and benign form of breast cancer with malignant potential. According to the World Health Organiz …
Prepectoral versus Subpectoral Breast Reconstruction after Nipple-sparing Mastectomy: A Systematic Review and Meta-Analysis.
Nolan IT, Farajzadeh MM, Bekisz JM, Boyd CJ, Gibson EG, Salibian AA. Nolan IT, et al. Plast Reconstr Surg Glob Open. 2024 May 14;12(5):e5808. doi: 10.1097/GOX.0000000000005808. eCollection 2024 May. Plast Reconstr Surg Glob Open. 2024. PMID: 38746948 Free PMC article.
BACKGROUND: Implant-based breast reconstruction after nipple-sparing mastectomy (NSM) presents unique benefits and challenges. ...METHODS: We conducted a systematic review of studies on immediate breast reconstruction after NSM using TSM, DP, or PP prosthesis placem …
BACKGROUND: Implant-based breast reconstruction after nipple-sparing mastectomy (NSM) presents unique benefits and challenges. ...MET …
Implant Texture and Capsular Contracture: A Review of Cellular and Molecular Pathways.
Wells HJ, Yang JCC, Edelstein-Keshet L, Isaac KV. Wells HJ, et al. Plast Reconstr Surg Glob Open. 2024 May 14;12(5):e5802. doi: 10.1097/GOX.0000000000005802. eCollection 2024 May. Plast Reconstr Surg Glob Open. 2024. PMID: 38746946 Free PMC article.
BACKGROUND: Capsular contracture (CC) is a leading cause of morbidity in implant-based breast surgery. Implant surface texture has been implicated in CC development, yet its etiopathogenesis remains unclear. ...
BACKGROUND: Capsular contracture (CC) is a leading cause of morbidity in implant-based breast surgery. Implant surface texture …
Bilateral Implant-based Breast Reconstruction with Unilateral Radiotherapy: A Matched Cohort Study Comparing Nipple-sparing Mastectomy and Skin-sparing Mastectomy.
Amador RO, Taylor EM, Leung N, Sokol B, Lafleur EH, Hashemian T, Dey T, Chun YS. Amador RO, et al. Plast Reconstr Surg Glob Open. 2024 May 14;12(5):e5807. doi: 10.1097/GOX.0000000000005807. eCollection 2024 May. Plast Reconstr Surg Glob Open. 2024. PMID: 38746945 Free PMC article.
BACKGROUND: Nipple-sparing mastectomy (NSM) preserves the natural nipple-areola complex and entire native breast skin, with the goal of better cosmetic outcomes in breast reconstruction. ...METHODS: This retrospective matched cohort study included consecutive NSM pa …
BACKGROUND: Nipple-sparing mastectomy (NSM) preserves the natural nipple-areola complex and entire native breast skin, with the goal …
Long-term results of the tuberous breast: What to expect after the primary correction process?
Surcel ES, Merkkola-von Schantz PA, Öhman H, Kauhanen SC. Surcel ES, et al. Scand J Surg. 2024 May 14:14574969241250213. doi: 10.1177/14574969241250213. Online ahead of print. Scand J Surg. 2024. PMID: 38742668 Free article.
BACKGROUND AND AIMS: Tuberous breast is a rare anomaly affecting the development of mainly the female breast. It presents with varying degrees of hypoplasia in the breast base and skin. In some cases, herniation and widening of the areola is observed. ...
BACKGROUND AND AIMS: Tuberous breast is a rare anomaly affecting the development of mainly the female breast. It presents with …
"Normal" breast dimensions in obese women-reference values and the effect of weight loss.
Ockell J, Biörserud C, Fagevik Olsén M, Elander A, Hansson E. Ockell J, et al. J Plast Reconstr Aesthet Surg. 2024 May 13;94:187-197. doi: 10.1016/j.bjps.2024.05.021. Online ahead of print. J Plast Reconstr Aesthet Surg. 2024. PMID: 38810359 Free article.
Furthermore, women with breast hypertrophy may have lower quality of life than women without breast hypertrophy. ...Trial registry name: "Overskottshud efter overviktskirurgi - dess utveckling samt behov och effekt av plastikkirurgi" ("Excess skin after bariatric …
Furthermore, women with breast hypertrophy may have lower quality of life than women without breast hypertrophy. ...Trial regi …
Robotic and Plastic Surgery: actuality and prospects for the near future, a scoping review.
Arienzo VP, Goldenberg DC, Noronha MAN, Lucas PFS, Ferreira BPV, Oliveira TS. Arienzo VP, et al. Einstein (Sao Paulo). 2024 May 13;22:eRW0710. doi: 10.31744/einstein_journal/2024RW0710. eCollection 2024. Einstein (Sao Paulo). 2024. PMID: 38747887 Free PMC article. Review.
OBJECTIVE: This work aims to review the existing use of robotics in plastic surgery. METHODS: A meticulous selection process identified 22 articles relevant to this scoping review. RESULTS: The literature on the use of robotics in plastic surgery is sp …
OBJECTIVE: This work aims to review the existing use of robotics in plastic surgery. METHODS: A meticulous selection process i …
Minimally Invasive Robotic-assisted Perforator-to-Perforator DIEP Flap Breast Reconstruction.
Kueckelhaus M. Kueckelhaus M. Plast Reconstr Surg Glob Open. 2024 May 13;12(5):e5800. doi: 10.1097/GOX.0000000000005800. eCollection 2024 May. Plast Reconstr Surg Glob Open. 2024. PMID: 38741600 Free PMC article.
Several techniques have been described for deep inferior epigastric perforator flap breast reconstruction to minimize abdominal donor-site morbidity. ...Our initial experience with robot-assisted perforator-to-perforator anastomosis for DIEP flap breast reconstructi …
Several techniques have been described for deep inferior epigastric perforator flap breast reconstruction to minimize abdominal donor …
Patient Satisfaction Using BREAST-Q and Breast Implant Illness after Breast Reconstruction in Transwomen.
McCranie AS, Desjardins HE, Allenby TH, Mathes DW, Wong CJ. McCranie AS, et al. Plast Reconstr Surg Glob Open. 2024 May 13;12(5):e5787. doi: 10.1097/GOX.0000000000005787. eCollection 2024 May. Plast Reconstr Surg Glob Open. 2024. PMID: 38741598 Free PMC article.
BACKGROUND: Gender-affirming breast augmentation comprises an increasing portion of breast augmentations performed by plastic surgeons. ...This study aimed to evaluate satisfaction and BII symptoms in transwomen who received nontextured implants as part of th …
BACKGROUND: Gender-affirming breast augmentation comprises an increasing portion of breast augmentations performed by plast
BIA-ALCL and BIA-SCC: Updates on Clinical Features and Genetic Mutations for Latest Recommendations.
D'Orsi G, Giacalone M, Calicchia A, Gagliano E, Vannucchi L, Vanni G, Buonomo OC, Cervelli V, Longo B. D'Orsi G, et al. Medicina (Kaunas). 2024 May 10;60(5):793. doi: 10.3390/medicina60050793. Medicina (Kaunas). 2024. PMID: 38792976 Free PMC article. Review.
Breast Implant-Associated Anaplastic Large Cell Lymphoma (BIA-ALCL) and Breast Implant-Associated Squamous Cell Carcinoma (BIA-SCC) are emerging neoplastic complications related to breast implants. ...The clinical presentation of BIA-ALCL and BIA-SCC overlaps
Breast Implant-Associated Anaplastic Large Cell Lymphoma (BIA-ALCL) and Breast Implant-Associated Squamous Cell Carcinoma (BIA
Optimizing the Pedicled Latissimus Dorsi Myocutaneous Flap in Breast Reconstruction: Lessons Learned from 110 Consecutive Flaps.
Doan L, Sam AP, Li WY. Doan L, et al. Plast Reconstr Surg Glob Open. 2024 May 9;12(5):e5791. doi: 10.1097/GOX.0000000000005791. eCollection 2024 May. Plast Reconstr Surg Glob Open. 2024. PMID: 38726040 Free PMC article.
BACKGROUND: The pedicled latissimus dorsi myocutaneous flap (LDMCF) in autologous breast reconstruction has been superseded by abdominal free tissue transfer. ...METHODS: We performed a retrospective review over an 8-year period. RESULTS: A total of 106 patients underwent …
BACKGROUND: The pedicled latissimus dorsi myocutaneous flap (LDMCF) in autologous breast reconstruction has been superseded by abdomi …
Breast Cancer Knowledge and Associated Behaviors in Northern Borders, Saudi Arabia: A Cross-Sectional Study.
Alanazi RH, Fathuldeen A, Hussain MA, Alharbi Z, Almazyad LT, Alanazi HT, Alshammari KHS, Alruwaili SM, Alanazi MA, Fawzy MS. Alanazi RH, et al. Cureus. 2024 May 8;16(5):e59893. doi: 10.7759/cureus.59893. eCollection 2024 May. Cureus. 2024. PMID: 38854176 Free PMC article.
Data were compiled via a structured questionnaire encompassing sociodemographic information, breast cancer knowledge, and preventive practices. Results The data disclosed that a significant majority (86%) recognized breast lumps as indicative of breast cancer …
Data were compiled via a structured questionnaire encompassing sociodemographic information, breast cancer knowledge, and preventive …
Health-related quality of life by type of breast surgery in women with primary breast cancer: prospective longitudinal cohort study.
Gulis K, Ellbrant J, Bendahl PO, Svensjö T, Rydén L. Gulis K, et al. BJS Open. 2024 May 8;8(3):zrae042. doi: 10.1093/bjsopen/zrae042. BJS Open. 2024. PMID: 38829692 Free PMC article.
However, few prospective studies with longitudinal data evaluated health-related quality of life in patients with breast cancer. This study aimed to investigate how health-related quality of life changed from the time of diagnosis to 1 year after breast cancer su
However, few prospective studies with longitudinal data evaluated health-related quality of life in patients with breast cancer. This …
Breast reconstruction with mentor anatomical implants and the risk of implant rotation: A retrospective study of 1134 women.
Kullab RB, Hemmingsen MN, Norlin C, Bennedsen AK, Ørholt M, Larsen A, Weltz TK, Kalstrup J, Bredgaard R, Hölmich LR, Damsgaard TE, Vester-Glowinski P, Herly M. Kullab RB, et al. J Plast Reconstr Aesthet Surg. 2024 May 8;94:150-156. doi: 10.1016/j.bjps.2024.05.018. Online ahead of print. J Plast Reconstr Aesthet Surg. 2024. PMID: 38781835 Free article.
The success rate of revision surgery after implant rotation was 73% (62/85 rotations). CONCLUSIONS: Two-stage breast reconstruction significantly increased the risk of implant rotation compared to one-stage breast reconstruction. The overall risk of implant r …
The success rate of revision surgery after implant rotation was 73% (62/85 rotations). CONCLUSIONS: Two-stage breast reconstru …
Projected augmented reality in DIEP flap breast reconstruction: Projecting perforators on the skin using dynamic infrared thermography.
Meier EL, Ulrich DJO, Hummelink S. Meier EL, et al. J Plast Reconstr Aesthet Surg. 2024 May 7;94:83-90. doi: 10.1016/j.bjps.2024.05.001. Online ahead of print. J Plast Reconstr Aesthet Surg. 2024. PMID: 38763059 Free article.
CONCLUSION: This study showed that real-time display of thermal data in DIEP flap breast reconstruction is feasible via projected augmented reality. ...Further research should assess the added value of projecting thermal images intraoperatively and in other fields of pl
CONCLUSION: This study showed that real-time display of thermal data in DIEP flap breast reconstruction is feasible via projected aug …
HER2 mutation as an emerging target in advanced breast cancer.
Bon G, Di Lisa FS, Filomeno L, Arcuri T, Krasniqi E, Pizzuti L, Barba M, Messina B, Schiavoni G, Sanguineti G, Botti C, Cappelli S, Pelle F, Cavicchi F, Puccica I, Costantini M, Perracchio L, Maugeri-Saccà M, Ciliberto G, Vici P. Bon G, et al. Cancer Sci. 2024 May 7. doi: 10.1111/cas.16148. Online ahead of print. Cancer Sci. 2024. PMID: 38715247 Free article. Review.
As the involvement of HER2 mutation in therapy resistance may profoundly impact patient outcomes on successive therapies, several clinical trials are currently investigating the efficacy of various HER2-targeted drugs in HER2-mutant breast cancer. In this review, we firstl …
As the involvement of HER2 mutation in therapy resistance may profoundly impact patient outcomes on successive therapies, several clinical t …
Self-reported systemic symptoms among women with breast implants.
Borhani-Khomani K, Kalstrup J, Trøstrup H, Henriksen TF, Hölmich LR, Stellander AKL. Borhani-Khomani K, et al. Ugeskr Laeger. 2024 May 6;186(19):V12230801. doi: 10.61409/V12230801. Ugeskr Laeger. 2024. PMID: 38808767 Free article. Review. Danish.
Around 2,500 women receive a breast augmentation with silicone-based implants yearly in Denmark. ...The correlation between the patient's self-reported symptoms and breast implants has not been established and there is limited evidence that surgery has any ef …
Around 2,500 women receive a breast augmentation with silicone-based implants yearly in Denmark. ...The correlation between the patie …
Carney complex: a case report of bilateral breast myxoid fibroadenomas.
Savva D, Vassiliou A, Theophanous E, Loizou M, Yiallourou A. Savva D, et al. Case Reports Plast Surg Hand Surg. 2024 May 6;11(1):2347653. doi: 10.1080/23320885.2024.2347653. eCollection 2024. Case Reports Plast Surg Hand Surg. 2024. PMID: 38715866 Free PMC article.
The patient underwent a bilateral mastectomy as a prophylactic treatment plan with tissue expanders' placement. Breast myxomatosis due to Carney complex is a common characteristic in female patients. ...
The patient underwent a bilateral mastectomy as a prophylactic treatment plan with tissue expanders' placement. Breast myxomatosis du …
The Cost-effectiveness of Enhanced Recovery after Surgery Protocols in Abdominally Based Autologous Breast Reconstruction.
Bajaj A, Sarkar P, Yau A, Lentskevich MA, Huffman KN, Williams T, Galiano RD, Teven CM. Bajaj A, et al. Plast Reconstr Surg Glob Open. 2024 May 6;12(5):e5793. doi: 10.1097/GOX.0000000000005793. eCollection 2024 May. Plast Reconstr Surg Glob Open. 2024. PMID: 38712015 Free PMC article.
BACKGROUND: The purpose of this study was to conduct a systematic review on the cost-effectiveness of enhanced recovery after surgery (ERAS) protocols in abdominally based autologous breast reconstruction. ...Reviews, case reports, or comparisons between immediate a …
BACKGROUND: The purpose of this study was to conduct a systematic review on the cost-effectiveness of enhanced recovery after surgery
Novel Treatment of Pyoderma Gangrenosum With Porcine-Derived Extracellular Matrix Following Bilateral Latissimus Dorsi Breast Reconstruction: A Case Report.
Whalen K, Le NK, Laun J, Kuykendall L. Whalen K, et al. Eplasty. 2024 May 3;24:e24. eCollection 2024. Eplasty. 2024. PMID: 38846508 Free PMC article.
Operative debridement of wounds has traditionally been avoided in the acute setting secondary to pathergy. This article presents a case of extensive breast PG that was successfully treated with surgical debridement, porcine-derived extracellular matrix, and negative pressu …
Operative debridement of wounds has traditionally been avoided in the acute setting secondary to pathergy. This article presents a case of e …
3D Lipogluing: Preliminary Results of a Novel Technique for Direct Three-dimensional Fat Grafting in Breast Reconstruction Surgery.
Verga M, Kessels RL, Bonasegale A, Del Re L, Fenaroli P, Carminati M. Verga M, et al. Plast Reconstr Surg Glob Open. 2024 May 3;12(5):e5788. doi: 10.1097/GOX.0000000000005788. eCollection 2024 May. Plast Reconstr Surg Glob Open. 2024. PMID: 38712016 Free PMC article.
In selected cases between December 2015 and September 2023, we treated 24 patients using the 3D lipogluing technique and five patients using 3D lipocubing (without use of fibrin glue).The patient cohort consisted of different indications for breast reconstructions: direct- …
In selected cases between December 2015 and September 2023, we treated 24 patients using the 3D lipogluing technique and five patients using …
Surgical outcomes of robotic versus conventional autologous breast reconstruction: a systematic review and meta-analysis.
Elameen AM, Dahy AA. Elameen AM, et al. J Robot Surg. 2024 May 2;18(1):189. doi: 10.1007/s11701-024-01913-x. J Robot Surg. 2024. PMID: 38693427 Free PMC article. Review.
Breast reconstruction is an integral part of breast cancer management. ...Robotic surgery has enabled a new spectrum of minimally invasive breast surgeries. ...
Breast reconstruction is an integral part of breast cancer management. ...Robotic surgery has enabled a new spectrum of
Predicting Nipple Necrosis with a "Lights-on" Indocyanine Green Imaging System: A Report of Two Patients.
Shaffrey EC, Moura SP, Jupitz S, Seets T, Kawahara T, Uselmann A, Lin C, Poore SO. Shaffrey EC, et al. Arch Plast Surg. 2024 Apr 4;51(3):337-341. doi: 10.1055/s-0043-1777068. eCollection 2024 May. Arch Plast Surg. 2024. PMID: 38737846 Free PMC article.
In this case report, we describe the use of OnLume fluorescence-guided surgery technology to help aid in clinical decision-making for two breast reconstruction cases with concern for intraoperative nipple hypoperfusion....
In this case report, we describe the use of OnLume fluorescence-guided surgery technology to help aid in clinical decision-making for …
Aeromonas hydrophila Infection following Leech Therapy for the Treatment of Nipple-Areola Complex Congestion after Breast Reduction: A Case Report.
Torresetti M, Peltristo B, Taddei FMJ, Di Benedetto G. Torresetti M, et al. Arch Plast Surg. 2024 Apr 4;51(3):317-320. doi: 10.1055/s-0043-1776696. eCollection 2024 May. Arch Plast Surg. 2024. PMID: 38737840 Free PMC article.
We report a peculiar case of breast infection and sepsis after leech therapy in a patient who underwent a reduction mammaplasty. ...Accurate knowledge of the clinical presentation of soft tissue infections related to leeching allows for an early diagnosis and would …
We report a peculiar case of breast infection and sepsis after leech therapy in a patient who underwent a reduction mammaplasty
A Comparative Analysis of Implant-sparing Plan Versus Conventional Plans Utilizing Helical Tomotherapy in Breast Cancer Patients Undergoing Breast Reconstruction.
Onal C, Bozca R, Dolek Y, Elmali A, Guler OC. Onal C, et al. In Vivo. 2024 May-Jun;38(3):1412-1420. doi: 10.21873/invivo.13583. In Vivo. 2024. PMID: 38688603 Free PMC article.
BACKGROUND/AIM: To compare implant sparing irradiation with conventional radiotherapy (RT) using helical (H) and TomoDirect (TD) techniques in breast cancer patients undergoing immediate breast reconstruction (IBR). ...RESULTS: Dose distribution in the Hs plan was l …
BACKGROUND/AIM: To compare implant sparing irradiation with conventional radiotherapy (RT) using helical (H) and TomoDirect (TD) techniques …
Postoperative Prophylactic Antibiotic Use in Breast Reduction Mammoplasty: A Single Centre Retrospective Cohort Study.
Doucet VM, Weirathmueller JJ, McLeod GJ, Murray KA. Doucet VM, et al. Plast Surg (Oakv). 2024 May;32(2):220-225. doi: 10.1177/22925503221107220. Epub 2022 Jun 15. Plast Surg (Oakv). 2024. PMID: 38681256 Free PMC article.
Introduction: Breast reduction mammoplasty (BRM) is a common procedure performed by plastic surgeons treating patients with hypermastia. ...Methods: A retrospective analysis of 124 elective BRM cases by a single senior plastic surgeon was completed. Two study …
Introduction: Breast reduction mammoplasty (BRM) is a common procedure performed by plastic surgeons treating patients with hy …
The influence of a previous implant-based breast reconstruction on postoperative sensation of the deep inferior epigastric artery perforator flap.
van Rooij JAF, Bijkerk E, van der Hulst RRJW, Tuinder SMH. van Rooij JAF, et al. Breast Cancer. 2024 May;31(3):456-466. doi: 10.1007/s12282-024-01558-6. Epub 2024 Apr 6. Breast Cancer. 2024. PMID: 38580855 Free PMC article.
BACKGROUND: Implants and DIEP flaps have different outcomes regarding postoperative breast sensation. When compared to the preoperative healthy breast, implant-based breast reconstruction (IBBR) negatively influences postoperative breast sensation. ... …
BACKGROUND: Implants and DIEP flaps have different outcomes regarding postoperative breast sensation. When compared to the preoperati …
Impact of neoadjuvant chemotherapy on the safety and long-term outcomes of patients undergoing immediate breast reconstruction after mastectomy.
Nogi H, Ogiya A, Ishitobi M, Yamauchi C, Mori H, Shimo A, Narui K, Nagura N, Seki H, Sasada S, Sakurai T, Shien T; Collaborative Study Group of Scientific Research of The Japanese Breast Cancer Society. Nogi H, et al. Breast Cancer. 2024 May;31(3):507-518. doi: 10.1007/s12282-024-01570-w. Epub 2024 Apr 4. Breast Cancer. 2024. PMID: 38573438 Free PMC article.
BACKGROUND: In breast cancer patients receiving neoadjuvant chemotherapy (NAC), immediate breast reconstruction (IBR) as a breast cancer treatment option remains controversial. ...METHODS: This was a retrospective multicenter study of 4726 breast cance …
BACKGROUND: In breast cancer patients receiving neoadjuvant chemotherapy (NAC), immediate breast reconstruction (IBR) as a …
Activation of Bivalent Gene POU4F1 Promotes and Maintains Basal-like Breast Cancer.
Zhang J, Miao N, Lao L, Deng W, Wang J, Zhu X, Huang Y, Lin H, Zeng W, Zhang W, Tan L, Yuan X, Zeng X, Zhu J, Chen X, Song E, Yang L, Nie Y, Huang D. Zhang J, et al. Adv Sci (Weinh). 2024 May;11(20):e2307660. doi: 10.1002/advs.202307660. Epub 2024 Mar 16. Adv Sci (Weinh). 2024. PMID: 38491910 Free PMC article.
Basal-like breast cancer (BLBC) is the most aggressive molecular subtype of breast cancer with worse prognosis and fewer treatment options. ...
Basal-like breast cancer (BLBC) is the most aggressive molecular subtype of breast cancer with worse prognosis and fewer treat …
Breast implant surface topography triggers a chronic-like inflammatory response.
Vinci V, Belgiovine C, Janszen G, Agnelli B, Pellegrino L, Calcaterra F, Cancellara A, Ciceri R, Benedetti A, Cardenas C, Colombo F, Supino D, Lozito A, Caimi E, Monari M, Klinger FM, Riccipetitoni G, Raffaele A, Comoli P, Allavena P, Mavilio D, Di Landro L, Klinger M, Rusconi R. Vinci V, et al. Life Sci Alliance. 2024 Feb 21;7(5):e202302132. doi: 10.26508/lsa.202302132. Print 2024 May. Life Sci Alliance. 2024. PMID: 38383454 Free PMC article.
Breast implants are extensively employed for both reconstructive and esthetic purposes. However, the safety of breast implants with textured surfaces has been questioned, owing to a potential correlation with anaplastic large-cell lymphoma and the recurrence of b
Breast implants are extensively employed for both reconstructive and esthetic purposes. However, the safety of breast implants
Outcome of modified fleur-de-lis latissimus dorsi myocutaneous flap for breast reconstruction.
Javeed S, Naeem MS, Awais M, Farooq A, Zulfiquar MK, Ahmad Khan F. Javeed S, et al. Asian J Surg. 2024 May;47(5):2161-2167. doi: 10.1016/j.asjsur.2024.01.125. Epub 2024 Feb 13. Asian J Surg. 2024. PMID: 38350776 Free article.
BACKGROUND: Reconstruction of breast following mastectomy is important in terms of rehabilitating patients of breast cancer. ...METHODOLOGY: This is a retrospective case series which was conducted at the Department of Plastic Surgery, SIMS/Services Hos …
BACKGROUND: Reconstruction of breast following mastectomy is important in terms of rehabilitating patients of breast cancer. . …
Information needs in breast reconstruction after mastectomy: a qualitative analysis of free-text responses from 2077 women.
Wuyts K, Durston V, Morstyn L, Mills S, White V. Wuyts K, et al. Breast Cancer Res Treat. 2024 May;205(1):147-157. doi: 10.1007/s10549-023-07240-3. Epub 2024 Feb 1. Breast Cancer Res Treat. 2024. PMID: 38300358 Free PMC article.
BACKGROUND: For many, breast reconstruction following mastectomy (BR) forms an integral part of breast cancer survivorship. For those considering BR, provision of information is essential to allow informed decisions. Using free-text responses from a survey of bre
BACKGROUND: For many, breast reconstruction following mastectomy (BR) forms an integral part of breast cancer survivorship. Fo …
Transcriptomic and machine learning analyses identify hub genes of metabolism and host immune response that are associated with the progression of breast capsular contracture.
Mao Y, Hou X, Fu S, Luan J. Mao Y, et al. Genes Dis. 2023 Sep 9;11(3):101087. doi: 10.1016/j.gendis.2023.101087. eCollection 2024 May. Genes Dis. 2023. PMID: 38292203 Free PMC article.
Capsular contracture is a prevalent and severe complication that affects the postoperative outcomes of patients who receive silicone breast implants. At present, prosthesis replacement is the major treatment for capsular contracture after both breast augmentation pr …
Capsular contracture is a prevalent and severe complication that affects the postoperative outcomes of patients who receive silicone brea
Pre-pectoral Breast Reconstruction: Surgical and Patient-Reported Outcomes of Two-Stages vs Single-Stage Implant-Based Breast Reconstruction.
Zingaretti N, Piana M, Battellino L, Galvano F, De Francesco F, Riccio M, Beorchia Y, Castriotta L, Parodi PC. Zingaretti N, et al. Aesthetic Plast Surg. 2024 May;48(9):1759-1772. doi: 10.1007/s00266-023-03601-x. Epub 2023 Aug 29. Aesthetic Plast Surg. 2024. PMID: 37644192 Free PMC article.
BACKGROUND: Two-stages pre-pectoral breast reconstruction may confer advantages over direct to implant (DTI) and subpectoral reconstruction in selected patients who have no indication for autologous reconstruction. ...In the two-stages reconstruction, lipofilling was appli …
BACKGROUND: Two-stages pre-pectoral breast reconstruction may confer advantages over direct to implant (DTI) and subpectoral reconstr …
Identification of N7-methylguanosine-related miRNAs as potential biomarkers for prognosis and drug response in breast cancer.
Dai D, Zhuang H, Shu M, Chen L, Long C, Wu H, Chen B. Dai D, et al. Heliyon. 2024 Apr 6;10(8):e29326. doi: 10.1016/j.heliyon.2024.e29326. eCollection 2024 Apr 30. Heliyon. 2024. PMID: 38628712 Free PMC article.
OBJECTIVES: The impact of N7-methylguanosine (m7G) on tumor progression and the regulatory role of microRNAs (miRNAs) in immune function significantly influence breast cancer (BC) prognosis. Investigating the interplay between m7G modification and miRNAs provides novel ins …
OBJECTIVES: The impact of N7-methylguanosine (m7G) on tumor progression and the regulatory role of microRNAs (miRNAs) in immune function sig …
Breast Reduction with Implants or Augmentation Reduction: Patient-Reported Outcomes from a Single-Centre Retrospective Cohort Analysis.
Liang D, Edwards V, Di Taranto G. Liang D, et al. Medicina (Kaunas). 2024 Apr 29;60(5):743. doi: 10.3390/medicina60050743. Medicina (Kaunas). 2024. PMID: 38792926 Free PMC article.
Background and Objectives: The correction of breast hypertrophy and ptosis with implant placement has always posed a challenge for plastic surgeons. ...Only patients who had over 300 g of breast tissue removed were included. The surgery and demographic …
Background and Objectives: The correction of breast hypertrophy and ptosis with implant placement has always posed a challenge for …
Breast fat grafting and cancer: a systematic review of the science behind enhancements and concerns.
Valente DS, Ely PB, Kieling L, Konzen AT, Steffen LP, Lazzaretti GS, Zanella RK. Valente DS, et al. Transl Breast Cancer Res. 2024 Apr 29;5:14. doi: 10.21037/tbcr-23-54. eCollection 2024. Transl Breast Cancer Res. 2024. PMID: 38751673 Free PMC article. Review.
BACKGROUND: Autologous fat transfer (AFT) is gaining popularity in breast surgery, offering a natural-looking and minimally invasive approach for augmentation, reconstruction, and contouring. ...The search strategy employed a combination of keywords, including "b
BACKGROUND: Autologous fat transfer (AFT) is gaining popularity in breast surgery, offering a natural-looking and minimally in …
Pathology and resection margins following mastectomy prior to immediate breast reconstruction.
Jørgensen AK, Bille C, Jylling AMB, Kaidar-Person O, Tramm T. Jørgensen AK, et al. Gland Surg. 2024 Apr 29;13(4):561-570. doi: 10.21037/gs-23-407. Epub 2024 Apr 19. Gland Surg. 2024. PMID: 38720674 Free PMC article. Review.
If dissection is accurate along the fascia, only skin, subcutaneous tissue and minimal residual breast gland tissue (rBGT) are expected to remain in the patient. ...There is no consensus on handling of close/positive margins and intervention is extrapolated from studies on …
If dissection is accurate along the fascia, only skin, subcutaneous tissue and minimal residual breast gland tissue (rBGT) are expect …
Sensate immediate breast reconstruction.
Peled AW, Peled ZM. Peled AW, et al. Gland Surg. 2024 Apr 29;13(4):552-560. doi: 10.21037/gs-23-416. Epub 2024 Apr 12. Gland Surg. 2024. PMID: 38720669 Free PMC article. Review.
As breast cancer therapies and associated oncologic outcomes continue to improve, greater attention has been placed on quality-of-life issues after breast cancer and breast cancer risk-reducing treatments. The loss of sensation that typically occurs after mas …
As breast cancer therapies and associated oncologic outcomes continue to improve, greater attention has been placed on quality-of-lif …
Trends in Immediate Lymphatic Reconstruction.
Ahmed S, Hassanein AH, Lester ME, Manghelli J, Fisher C, Imeokparia F, Ludwig K, Fan B. Ahmed S, et al. Cureus. 2024 Apr 28;16(4):e59194. doi: 10.7759/cureus.59194. eCollection 2024 Apr. Cureus. 2024. PMID: 38807806 Free PMC article.
This study aimed to assess the trends in the frequency of ILR performed after ALND at our institution. Methods This study involved a retrospective review of breast cancer patients undergoing ALND with and without ILR at our institution (2017-2022). ...Results A total of 31 …
This study aimed to assess the trends in the frequency of ILR performed after ALND at our institution. Methods This study involved a retrosp …
The pRb/RBL2-E2F1/4-GCN5 axis regulates cancer stem cell formation and G0 phase entry/exit by paracrine mechanisms.
Chang CH, Liu F, Militi S, Hester S, Nibhani R, Deng S, Dunford J, Rendek A, Soonawalla Z, Fischer R, Oppermann U, Pauklin S. Chang CH, et al. Nat Commun. 2024 Apr 27;15(1):3580. doi: 10.1038/s41467-024-47680-z. Nat Commun. 2024. PMID: 38678032 Free PMC article.
The lethality, chemoresistance and metastatic characteristics of cancers are associated with phenotypically plastic cancer stem cells (CSCs). How the non-cell autonomous signalling pathways and cell-autonomous transcriptional machinery orchestrate the stem cell-like charac …
The lethality, chemoresistance and metastatic characteristics of cancers are associated with phenotypically plastic cancer stem cells …
Geographic variation in breast reconstruction surgery after mastectomy for females with breast cancer in Alberta, Canada.
Huang Y, Senger JB, Korus L, Rosychuk RJ. Huang Y, et al. Can J Surg. 2024 Apr 26;67(2):E172-E182. doi: 10.1503/cjs.003823. Print 2024 Jan-Feb. Can J Surg. 2024. PMID: 38670581 Free PMC article.
BACKGROUND: Breast cancer is the most common cancer affecting females in Canada, and about half of females with breast cancer are treated with mastectomy. We sought to evaluate geographic variation in breast reconstruction surgery in Alberta, Canada. M …
BACKGROUND: Breast cancer is the most common cancer affecting females in Canada, and about half of females with breast cancer …
Incidence and risk factors of chronic postoperative pain in same-day surgery: A prospective cohort study.
Boko MF, Khanna AK, D'Aragon F, Spence J, Conen D, Patel A, Ayad S, Wijeysundera DN, Choinière M, Sessler DI, Carrier FM, Harlock J, Koopman JSHA, Durand M, Bhojani N, Turan A, Pagé G, Devereaux PJ, Duceppe E; VALIANCE Study Collaborators.. Boko MF, et al. Anesthesiology. 2024 Apr 26. doi: 10.1097/ALN.0000000000005030. Online ahead of print. Anesthesiology. 2024. PMID: 38669010 Free article.
Factors associated with chronic postsurgical pain were: active smoking (OR 1.82; 95% CI 1.20 to 2.76), orthopaedic surgery (OR 4.7; 95% CI 2.24 to 9.7), plastic surgery (OR 4.3; 95% CI 1.97 to 9.2), breast surgery (OR 2.74; 95% CI 1.29 to 5.8), …
Factors associated with chronic postsurgical pain were: active smoking (OR 1.82; 95% CI 1.20 to 2.76), orthopaedic surgery (OR 4.7; 9 …
Imaging findings after a total reconstructed breast with autologous fat transfer: what the radiologist needs to know.
Rijkx MEP, Heuts EM, Houwers JB, Hommes JE, Piatkowski AA, van Nijnatten TJA. Rijkx MEP, et al. BJR Open. 2024 Apr 24;6(1):tzae010. doi: 10.1093/bjro/tzae010. eCollection 2024 Jan. BJR Open. 2024. PMID: 38798692 Free PMC article. Review.
On MG, fat necrosis can mostly be seen as oil cysts. The occurrence of a breast seroma after total breast reconstruction with AFT is an unfavourable outcome and may require special treatment. ...Breast MRI can be used as a problem-solving tool during later st …
On MG, fat necrosis can mostly be seen as oil cysts. The occurrence of a breast seroma after total breast reconstruction with …
Molecular targets and mechanisms of different aberrant alternative splicing in metastatic liver cancer.
Geng DY, Chen QS, Chen WX, Zhou LS, Han XS, Xie QH, Guo GH, Chen XF, Chen JS, Zhong XP. Geng DY, et al. World J Clin Oncol. 2024 Apr 24;15(4):531-539. doi: 10.5306/wjco.v15.i4.531. World J Clin Oncol. 2024. PMID: 38689626 Free PMC article. Review.
The liver is a major site of metastatic disease and a leading cause of death from gastrointestinal malignancies such as colon, stomach, and pancreatic cancers, as well as melanoma, breast cancer, and sarcoma. As an important factor that influences the development of metast …
The liver is a major site of metastatic disease and a leading cause of death from gastrointestinal malignancies such as colon, stomach, and …
Predictors of Unplanned Reoperation after Gender-affirming Mastectomy: An Analysis of the NSQIP Database.
Hassan B, Taccheri C, Guo L, Ascha M, Pang JH, Mosser S, Liang F. Hassan B, et al. Plast Reconstr Surg Glob Open. 2024 Apr 24;12(4):e5664. doi: 10.1097/GOX.0000000000005664. eCollection 2024 Apr. Plast Reconstr Surg Glob Open. 2024. PMID: 38660334 Free PMC article.
BACKGROUND: Gender-affirming mastectomy (GAM) is a gender-affirmation surgery designed to remove or reduce breast tissue, with or without nipple reconstruction. GAM is the most commonly performed gender-affirmation surgery and risk factors associated with unp …
BACKGROUND: Gender-affirming mastectomy (GAM) is a gender-affirmation surgery designed to remove or reduce breast tissue, with …
From standard therapies to monoclonal antibodies and immune checkpoint inhibitors - an update for reconstructive surgeons on common oncological cases.
Knoedler L, Huelsboemer L, Hollmann K, Alfertshofer M, Herfeld K, Hosseini H, Boroumand S, Stoegner VA, Safi AF, Perl M, Knoedler S, Pomahac B, Kauke-Navarro M. Knoedler L, et al. Front Immunol. 2024 Apr 23;15:1276306. doi: 10.3389/fimmu.2024.1276306. eCollection 2024. Front Immunol. 2024. PMID: 38715609 Free PMC article. Review.
However, the in-toto surgical tumor resection followed by reconstructive surgery oftentimes remains the only curative therapy. Breast cancer (BC), skin cancer (SC), head and neck cancer (HNC), and sarcoma amongst other cancer entities commonly require reconstructive …
However, the in-toto surgical tumor resection followed by reconstructive surgery oftentimes remains the only curative therapy. Bre
Improving quality of life after breast cancer: a comparison of two microsurgical treatment options for breast cancer-related lymphedema (BCRL).
Seidenstuecker K, Fertsch S, Ghazaleh AA, Fabi A, Stoffel J, Bukowiecki J, Wolter A, Aghlmandi S, Nadella A, Halbeisen FS, Andree C, Haug MD, Schaefer DJ, Handschin TM, Kappos EA. Seidenstuecker K, et al. Clin Exp Med. 2024 Apr 23;24(1):82. doi: 10.1007/s10238-024-01344-w. Clin Exp Med. 2024. PMID: 38653874 Free PMC article.
This study compared safety and effectiveness of VLNT and LVA in patients with chronic breast cancer related lymphedema (BCRL). METHODS: A retrospective cohort study was conducted using data from our encrypted database composed of patients with chronic BCRL who were treated …
This study compared safety and effectiveness of VLNT and LVA in patients with chronic breast cancer related lymphedema (BCRL). METHOD …
Simultaneous Sentinel Lymph Node Biopsies Using Both the Magtrace/Sentimag System and Radioactive Isotope Tracer/Blue Dye Dual Technique for Concurrent Breast Carcinoma and Malignant Melanoma.
Kadhum M, Swarnkar P, Dillon M, Hemington-Gorse S. Kadhum M, et al. Eplasty. 2024 Apr 22;24:e21. eCollection 2024. Eplasty. 2024. PMID: 38846506 Free PMC article.
BACKGROUND: Breast cancer and melanoma are extremely common, with a growing incidence in the United Kingdom. In this case report, we present a patient with synchronous melanoma and breast carcinoma, with focus on the simultaneous use of 2 sentinel lymph node biopsy …
BACKGROUND: Breast cancer and melanoma are extremely common, with a growing incidence in the United Kingdom. In this case report, we …
The wide base bipedicled (WIBB) flap in nipple-sparing skin-reducing mastectomy.
Cordova A, Rossi M, Roggio T, Cammarata E, Cipolla C, Vieni S, Toia F. Cordova A, et al. Sci Rep. 2024 Apr 22;14(1):9226. doi: 10.1038/s41598-024-52396-7. Sci Rep. 2024. PMID: 38649704 Free PMC article.
The WIBB flap can be applied in both autologous and implant-based breast reconstruction. Our reconstructive algorithm is also presented. ...Thirty-one patients underwent unilateral mastectomy, while twenty patients underwent bilateral surgery. In 25 breasts, immedia …
The WIBB flap can be applied in both autologous and implant-based breast reconstruction. Our reconstructive algorithm is also present …
Neoadjuvant radiochemotherapy is safe and feasible for breast conserving surgery or immediate reconstruction.
Yuan J, Zhang M, Wang M, Zhang M, Wu K, Chen H. Yuan J, et al. Sci Rep. 2024 Apr 22;14(1):9208. doi: 10.1038/s41598-024-59961-0. Sci Rep. 2024. PMID: 38649431 Free PMC article.
This study aimed to evaluate the survival outcomes of neoadjuvant radiochemotherapy (NARCT) for early breast cancer. Female patients 80 years old with unilateral T1-T4 invasive ductal breast cancer treated with neoadjuvant chemotherapy (NAC) and radiation therapy (R …
This study aimed to evaluate the survival outcomes of neoadjuvant radiochemotherapy (NARCT) for early breast cancer. Female patients …
HBO regulates the Warburg effect of hypoxic HCC cells through miR-103a-3p/TRIM35.
Ding Y, Luan W, Wang Z, Xie B, Sun C. Ding Y, et al. Discov Oncol. 2024 Apr 20;15(1):125. doi: 10.1007/s12672-024-00985-3. Discov Oncol. 2024. PMID: 38642184 Free PMC article.
BACKGROUND: There are a lot of studies on the treatment of tumors with hyperbaric oxygen, while most of them are in breast cancer, prostate cancer and so on. However, there are still few studies on hyperbaric oxygen in treating hepatocellular carcinoma (HCC). ...
BACKGROUND: There are a lot of studies on the treatment of tumors with hyperbaric oxygen, while most of them are in breast cancer, pr …
PlasmaBlade versus Electrocautery for Deep Inferior Epigastric Perforator Flap Harvesting in Autologous Breast Reconstruction: A Comparative Clinical Outcome Study.
Augustin A, Schoberleitner I, Unterhumer SM, Krapf J, Bauer T, Wolfram D. Augustin A, et al. J Clin Med. 2024 Apr 19;13(8):2388. doi: 10.3390/jcm13082388. J Clin Med. 2024. PMID: 38673669 Free PMC article.
(1) Background: DIEP-based breast reconstruction necessitates wide undermining at the abdominal donor site, creating large wound areas. ...This study sought to compare the clinical outcomes in patients after using the PEAK PlasmaBlade (PPB) versus monopolar electrocautery …
(1) Background: DIEP-based breast reconstruction necessitates wide undermining at the abdominal donor site, creating large wound area …
The Influence of Inset and Shaping of Abdominal-Based Free Flap Breast Reconstruction on Patient-Reported Aesthetic Outcome Scores-A Systematic Review.
Zucal I, De Pellegrin L, Parodi C, Harder Y, Schweizer R. Zucal I, et al. J Clin Med. 2024 Apr 19;13(8):2395. doi: 10.3390/jcm13082395. J Clin Med. 2024. PMID: 38673668 Free PMC article. Review.
Background: Nowadays, multimodal cancer therapy results in very high survival rates of early-stage breast cancer and microsurgical flap-based breast reconstruction has become safe and reliable, with gradually increasing demand because of its durable and aestheticall …
Background: Nowadays, multimodal cancer therapy results in very high survival rates of early-stage breast cancer and microsurgical fl …
Repeated Fluid Accumulation around a Breast Implant Related to Synovial Metaplasia of the Capsule.
Honda A, Tsuge I, Kitamura K, Ito H, Yamanaka H, Katsube M, Sakamoto M, Morimoto N. Honda A, et al. Plast Reconstr Surg Glob Open. 2024 Apr 19;12(4):e5759. doi: 10.1097/GOX.0000000000005759. eCollection 2024 Apr. Plast Reconstr Surg Glob Open. 2024. PMID: 38645634 Free PMC article.
We must take special care when treating postoperative fluid accumulation around breast implants (BIs) to exclude any serious complications, including BI-associated anaplastic large cell lymphoma. ...We treated a 72-year-old woman who noticed swelling in her right breast
We must take special care when treating postoperative fluid accumulation around breast implants (BIs) to exclude any serious complica …
GLP-1 receptor agonist as an effective treatment for breast cancer-related lymphedema: a case report.
Crowley F, Brown S, Gallagher EJ, Dayan JH. Crowley F, et al. Front Oncol. 2024 Apr 18;14:1392375. doi: 10.3389/fonc.2024.1392375. eCollection 2024. Front Oncol. 2024. PMID: 38699640 Free PMC article.
INTRODUCTION: Lymphedema is a major public health issue for many women undergoing breast cancer treatment. Although weight loss has been reported to be beneficial in the treatment of lymphedema, no studies to date have examined the use of GLP-1RAs for the treatment of seco …
INTRODUCTION: Lymphedema is a major public health issue for many women undergoing breast cancer treatment. Although weight loss has b …
Optimizing Aesthetic Outcomes in Autologous Breast Reconstruction: 20 Pearls for Practice.
Sinik LM, Le A, Ehirim H, Collins MS. Sinik LM, et al. Plast Reconstr Surg Glob Open. 2024 Apr 17;12(4):e5750. doi: 10.1097/GOX.0000000000005750. eCollection 2024 Apr. Plast Reconstr Surg Glob Open. 2024. PMID: 38633507 Free PMC article.
Autologous breast reconstruction with a deep inferior epigastric artery perforator (DIEP) flap is an excellent option for many patients proceeding with mastectomy for surgical management of their breast cancer. ...This article outlines 20 tips that can improve aesth …
Autologous breast reconstruction with a deep inferior epigastric artery perforator (DIEP) flap is an excellent option for many patien …
Safety and Feasibility of Oncoplastic Reconstruction in the Setting of Prior Breast Reduction.
Koenig ZA, Koenig NI, Climov M, Uygur HŞ. Koenig ZA, et al. Eplasty. 2024 Apr 16;24:e19. eCollection 2024. Eplasty. 2024. PMID: 38685994 Free PMC article.
METHODS: A 62-year-old female was diagnosed with invasive ductal carcinoma of the left upper outer breast by core needle biopsy. The patient had a prior bilateral breast reduction using a superior-central pedicle approach 15 years ago and desired breast conse …
METHODS: A 62-year-old female was diagnosed with invasive ductal carcinoma of the left upper outer breast by core needle biopsy. The …
Laparoscopically harvested omental flap for immediate breast reconstruction: a retrospective single-center study of 300 cases.
Liu H, He X, Li L, Wan NB. Liu H, et al. World J Surg Oncol. 2024 Apr 16;22(1):97. doi: 10.1186/s12957-024-03377-7. World J Surg Oncol. 2024. PMID: 38622606 Free PMC article.
However, the clinical feasibility and oncological safety of LHOF in oncoplastic breast surgery remains controversial. This study reported our experience applying LHOF for immediate breast reconstruction. METHODS: Between June 2018 and March 2022, 300 patients …
However, the clinical feasibility and oncological safety of LHOF in oncoplastic breast surgery remains controversial. This stu …
Early Stage Breast Cancer: Does Histologic Subtype (Ductal vs. Lobular) Impact 5 Year Overall Survival?
Mubarak F, Kowkabany G, Popp R, Bansal S, Ahmed SH, Sharan S, Sukniam KB, Raikot SR, Jimenez PB, Popp K, Manaise HK, Gabriel E. Mubarak F, et al. Cancers (Basel). 2024 Apr 15;16(8):1509. doi: 10.3390/cancers16081509. Cancers (Basel). 2024. PMID: 38672591 Free PMC article.
Histology is an important predictor of the behavior of breast cancer. We aim to study the impact of histology on the overall survival (OS) of breast cancer patients. ...Histology did not have a significant impact on the 5-year OS of early stage breast cancer …
Histology is an important predictor of the behavior of breast cancer. We aim to study the impact of histology on the overall survival …
Impact of Gabapentin on Postoperative Hypotension in Enhanced Recovery after Surgery Protocols for Microvascular Breast Reconstruction.
Muetterties CE, Taylor JM, Kaeding DE, Rosales Morales R, Nguyen AV, Kwan L, Tseng CY, Delong MR, Festekjian JH. Muetterties CE, et al. Plast Reconstr Surg Glob Open. 2024 Apr 15;12(4):e5732. doi: 10.1097/GOX.0000000000005732. eCollection 2024 Apr. Plast Reconstr Surg Glob Open. 2024. PMID: 38623445 Free PMC article.
BACKGROUND: Enhanced recovery after surgery (ERAS) protocols have been associated with hypotensive episodes after autologous breast reconstruction. ...Complication rates were similar across all cohorts. CONCLUSIONS: Postmicrovascular breast reconstruction, ER …
BACKGROUND: Enhanced recovery after surgery (ERAS) protocols have been associated with hypotensive episodes after autologous breas
The impact of lipidome on breast cancer: a Mendelian randomization study.
Cao Y, Ai M, Liu C. Cao Y, et al. Lipids Health Dis. 2024 Apr 15;23(1):109. doi: 10.1186/s12944-024-02103-2. Lipids Health Dis. 2024. PMID: 38622701 Free PMC article.
OBJECTIVE: This study aims to investigate the association between specific lipidomes and the risk of breast cancer (BC) using the Two-Sample Mendelian Randomization (TSMR) approach and Bayesian Model Averaging Mendelian Randomization (BMA-MR) method. ...
OBJECTIVE: This study aims to investigate the association between specific lipidomes and the risk of breast cancer (BC) using the Two …
Identification and verification of AK4 as a protective immune-related biomarker in adipose-derived stem cells and breast cancer.
Lu W, Yang Z, Wang M, Li S, Bi H, Yang X. Lu W, et al. Heliyon. 2024 Mar 15;10(7):e27357. doi: 10.1016/j.heliyon.2024.e27357. eCollection 2024 Apr 15. Heliyon. 2024. PMID: 38560200 Free PMC article.
While Adipose-derived stem cells (ADSCs) are known to impact the viability of fat grafts, their influence on breast cancer progression remains unclear. This study aims to elucidate the genetic interplay between ADSCs and breast cancer, focusing on potential therapeu …
While Adipose-derived stem cells (ADSCs) are known to impact the viability of fat grafts, their influence on breast cancer progressio …
Mitochondrial Ca2+ signaling is a hallmark of specific adipose tissue-cancer crosstalk.
De Mario A, Trevellin E, Piazza I, Vindigni V, Foletto M, Rizzuto R, Vettor R, Mammucari C. De Mario A, et al. Sci Rep. 2024 Apr 11;14(1):8469. doi: 10.1038/s41598-024-55650-0. Sci Rep. 2024. PMID: 38605098 Free PMC article.
Obesity is associated with increased risk and worse prognosis of many tumours including those of the breast and of the esophagus. Adipokines released from the peritumoural adipose tissue promote the metastatic potential of cancer cells, suggesting the existence of a crosst …
Obesity is associated with increased risk and worse prognosis of many tumours including those of the breast and of the esophagus. Adi …
Crafting Illusions: The Art of Neoumbilicoplasty in DIEP Patients.
Netto R, Kozorosky E, Moreira AA. Netto R, et al. Plast Reconstr Surg Glob Open. 2024 Apr 10;12(4):e5729. doi: 10.1097/GOX.0000000000005729. eCollection 2024 Apr. Plast Reconstr Surg Glob Open. 2024. PMID: 38600965 Free PMC article. No abstract available.
The Impact of Technical Innovations and Donor-Site Mesh Repair on Autologous Abdominal-Based Breast Reconstruction-A Retrospective Analysis.
Promny T, Huberth P, Müller-Seubert W, Promny D, Cai A, Horch RE, Arkudas A. Promny T, et al. J Clin Med. 2024 Apr 9;13(8):2165. doi: 10.3390/jcm13082165. J Clin Med. 2024. PMID: 38673438 Free PMC article.
Background: The aim of this study was to examine the potential benefit that may be achieved through the introduction of technical innovations and the incorporation of mesh for fascial donor site closure in uni- and bilateral autologous breast reconstruction with abdominal …
Background: The aim of this study was to examine the potential benefit that may be achieved through the introduction of technical innovation …
Twelve Years and over 2400 Implants Later: Augmentation Mammoplasty Risk Factors Based on a Single Plastic Surgeon's Experience.
Montemurro P, Pietruski P. Montemurro P, et al. Plast Reconstr Surg Glob Open. 2024 Apr 5;12(4):e5720. doi: 10.1097/GOX.0000000000005720. eCollection 2024 Apr. Plast Reconstr Surg Glob Open. 2024. PMID: 38596589 Free PMC article.
BACKGROUND: Breast augmentation is one of the most commonly performed aesthetic surgery procedures. ...Statistical analysis indicates that the single independent risk factors for primary breast augmentation are patient age younger than 27 years, initial br
BACKGROUND: Breast augmentation is one of the most commonly performed aesthetic surgery procedures. ...Statistical analysis in …
1444-nm Nd:YAG for Laser-Assisted Lipolysis: A Minimally Invasive Technique for the Treatment of Pseudogynecomastia.
Piccolo D, Mutlag MH, Ronconi L, Fusco I, Bonan P. Piccolo D, et al. Eplasty. 2024 Apr 4;24:e17. eCollection 2024. Eplasty. 2024. PMID: 38685997 Free PMC article.
Three subjects (33%) showed grade 4 improvement; 4 (44%) showed grade 3 improvement, and 2 (22%) showed grade 2 improvement. Breast sizes decreased in all patients 4 months after 1444-nm LAL. ...It has proven a safe procedure, and all subjects in the study experienced a si …
Three subjects (33%) showed grade 4 improvement; 4 (44%) showed grade 3 improvement, and 2 (22%) showed grade 2 improvement. Breast s …
The Efficacy of Fat Grafting on Treating Post-Mastectomy Pain with and without Breast Reconstruction: A Systematic Review and Meta-Analysis.
Chen J, Alghamdi AA, Wong CY, Alnaim MF, Kuper G, Zhang J. Chen J, et al. Curr Oncol. 2024 Apr 4;31(4):2057-2066. doi: 10.3390/curroncol31040152. Curr Oncol. 2024. PMID: 38668055 Free PMC article.
Post-mastectomy pain syndrome (PMPS), characterized by persistent pain lasting at least three months following mastectomy, affects 20-50% of breast surgery patients, lacking effective treatment options. A review was conducted utilizing EMBASE, MEDLINE, and all evide …
Post-mastectomy pain syndrome (PMPS), characterized by persistent pain lasting at least three months following mastectomy, affects 20-50% of …
Progression from ductal carcinoma in situ to invasive breast cancer: molecular features and clinical significance.
Wang J, Li B, Luo M, Huang J, Zhang K, Zheng S, Zhang S, Zhou J. Wang J, et al. Signal Transduct Target Ther. 2024 Apr 3;9(1):83. doi: 10.1038/s41392-024-01779-3. Signal Transduct Target Ther. 2024. PMID: 38570490 Free PMC article. Review.
Ductal carcinoma in situ (DCIS) represents pre-invasive breast carcinoma. In untreated cases, 25-60% DCIS progress to invasive ductal carcinoma (IDC). ...Research on DCIS has already yielded significant insights into breast carcinogenesis and will continue to pave t …
Ductal carcinoma in situ (DCIS) represents pre-invasive breast carcinoma. In untreated cases, 25-60% DCIS progress to invasive ductal …
Unraveling Drug Delivery from Cyclodextrin Polymer-Coated Breast Implants: Integrating a Unidirectional Diffusion Mathematical Model with COMSOL Simulations.
Hernandez-Montelongo J, Salazar-Araya J, Mas-Hernández E, Oliveira DS, Garcia-Sandoval JP. Hernandez-Montelongo J, et al. Pharmaceutics. 2024 Apr 2;16(4):486. doi: 10.3390/pharmaceutics16040486. Pharmaceutics. 2024. PMID: 38675147 Free PMC article.
As an integral component of cancer treatment, mastectomy entails the complete removal of the affected breast. Typically, breast reconstruction, involving the use of silicone implants (augmentation mammaplasty), is employed to address the aftermath of mastecto …
As an integral component of cancer treatment, mastectomy entails the complete removal of the affected breast. Typically, breast
The Triple Adipose-Derived Stem Cell Exosome Technology as a Potential Tool for Treating Triple-Negative Breast Cancer.
Pagani A, Duscher D, Geis S, Klein S, Knoedler L, Panayi AC, Oliinyk D, Felthaus O, Prantl L. Pagani A, et al. Cells. 2024 Apr 2;13(7):614. doi: 10.3390/cells13070614. Cells. 2024. PMID: 38607053 Free PMC article. Review.
METHODS: The most significant PubMed literature about extracellular vesicles and Adipose-Derived Stem Cell Exosomes and breast cancer was selected in order to report their biological properties and potential applications, in particular in treating triple-negative breast
METHODS: The most significant PubMed literature about extracellular vesicles and Adipose-Derived Stem Cell Exosomes and breast cancer …
Masculinization of the Chest in Transmen with Large Breasts.
Balakrishnan TM, Kumar SS, Aruchamy M, Begum UR, Sridharan M. Balakrishnan TM, et al. Indian J Plast Surg. 2024 Feb 6;57(2):91-98. doi: 10.1055/s-0044-1779481. eCollection 2024 Apr. Indian J Plast Surg. 2024. PMID: 38774737 Free PMC article.
Background and Objectives Surgery to masculinize the chest is a frequently sought-after procedure by transmen who wish to conform their physical appearance to their gender identity. ...Conclusion Top surgery is crucial for transmasculine patients to achieve their de …
Background and Objectives Surgery to masculinize the chest is a frequently sought-after procedure by transmen who wish to conform the …
Outcomes of Deep Inferior Epigastric Artery Perforator (DIEP) Flap in Indian Population-A Prospective Single-Institute Study.
Marwah A, Chandrappa AB, Vasudevan S, Rao AYNY, Sreekumar D, Shetty P, Bharathkar S, Sp S. Marwah A, et al. Indian J Plast Surg. 2024 Mar 18;57(2):106-115. doi: 10.1055/s-0044-1781445. eCollection 2024 Apr. Indian J Plast Surg. 2024. PMID: 38774736 Free PMC article.
Introduction Breast reconstruction has become integral part of breast cancer treatment. Deep inferior epigastric perforator (DIEP)-based flap is considered the gold standard in autologous breast reconstruction. Aims and Objectives The aim of this study was to …
Introduction Breast reconstruction has become integral part of breast cancer treatment. Deep inferior epigastric perforator (D …
Longitudinal Volume Assessment of Reconstructed Breast Using Three-Dimensional Measurement: How Do DIEP and LD Flap Change Immediately after Surgery?
Utsunomiya H, Tanaka R, Akamine S, Kusano T, Kuroki T, Kadomatsu K. Utsunomiya H, et al. Indian J Plast Surg. 2024 Mar 18;57(2):99-105. doi: 10.1055/s-0044-1781447. eCollection 2024 Apr. Indian J Plast Surg. 2024. PMID: 38774730 Free PMC article.
Background The deep inferior epigastric perforator (DIEP) and latissimus dorsi (LD) flaps are two widely used autologous breast reconstructions. Despite studies on flap-volume changes, the time of the first measurement is not immediately after surgery. ...The Kinect …
Background The deep inferior epigastric perforator (DIEP) and latissimus dorsi (LD) flaps are two widely used autologous breast recon …
Robotic-assisted free flap harvesting for diverse soft tissue reconstruction: a PRISMA scoping review of clinical outcomes over the last decade.
Arif F, Ahmed O, Rahman MF, Yasmeen S, Shaikh SA. Arif F, et al. J Pak Med Assoc. 2024 Apr;74(4 (Supple-4)):S136-S144. doi: 10.47391/JPMA.AKU-9S-21. J Pak Med Assoc. 2024. PMID: 38712422 Free article. Review.
The most common flaps harvested by robotic technique were deep inferior epigastric artery perforator (DIEP) flap 120 (85.7%), radial forearm free (RFF) flap 11 (7.9%), latissimus dorsii flap 4 (2.9%), rectus abdominus flap 4 (2.9%), and omental flap 1 (0.7%). Breast recons …
The most common flaps harvested by robotic technique were deep inferior epigastric artery perforator (DIEP) flap 120 (85.7%), radial forearm …
Patients' Satisfaction After Breast Reconstruction Surgery Using Autologous versus Implants: A Meta-Analysis.
Sungkar A, Yarso KY, Nugroho DF, Wahid DI, Permatasari CA. Sungkar A, et al. Asian Pac J Cancer Prev. 2024 Apr 1;25(4):1205-1212. doi: 10.31557/APJCP.2024.25.4.1205. Asian Pac J Cancer Prev. 2024. PMID: 38679979 Free PMC article.
Breast reconstructive surgery aims to restore the shape of the breast after a mastectomy. ...CONCLUSION: The autologous breast reconstruction technique is better than the implant-based reconstruction technique in terms of patient satisfaction with the
Breast reconstructive surgery aims to restore the shape of the breast after a mastectomy. ...CONCLUSION: The autologous
Incidence and Presenting Characteristics of Angiosarcoma in the US, 2001-2020.
Wagner MJ, Ravi V, Schaub SK, Kim EY, Sharib J, Mogal H, Park M, Tsai M, Duarte-Bateman D, Tufaro A, Loggers ET, Cranmer LD, Chau B, Hassett MJ, Grilley-Olson J, Paulson KG. Wagner MJ, et al. JAMA Netw Open. 2024 Apr 1;7(4):e246235. doi: 10.1001/jamanetworkopen.2024.6235. JAMA Netw Open. 2024. PMID: 38607625 Free PMC article.
Secondary breast and chest wall angiosarcomas among women represented the largest contribution to increasing incidence. Among breast angiosarcomas, 99.2% (2684 of 2705) were in women and 71.9% (1944 of 2705) were secondary. ...
Secondary breast and chest wall angiosarcomas among women represented the largest contribution to increasing incidence. Among brea
Premastectomy Radiotherapy and Immediate Breast Reconstruction: A Randomized Clinical Trial.
Schaverien MV, Singh P, Smith BD, Qiao W, Akay CL, Bloom ES, Chavez-MacGregor M, Chu CK, Clemens MW, Colen JS, Ehlers RA, Hwang RF, Joyner MM, Largo RD, Mericli AF, Mitchell MP, Shuck JW, Tamirisa N, Tripathy D, Villa MT, Woodward WA, Zacharia R, Kuerer HM, Hoffman KE. Schaverien MV, et al. JAMA Netw Open. 2024 Apr 1;7(4):e245217. doi: 10.1001/jamanetworkopen.2024.5217. JAMA Netw Open. 2024. PMID: 38578640 Free PMC article. Clinical Trial.
IMPORTANCE: Premastectomy radiotherapy (PreMRT) is a new treatment sequence to avoid the adverse effects of radiotherapy on the final breast reconstruction while achieving the benefits of immediate breast reconstruction (IMBR). ...Among 49 evaluable patients, the me …
IMPORTANCE: Premastectomy radiotherapy (PreMRT) is a new treatment sequence to avoid the adverse effects of radiotherapy on the final bre
The Relationship of Pathological Response and Visceral Muscle and Fat Volume in Women With Breast Cancer Who Received Neoadjuvant Chemotherapy.
Kayan Tapan T, Çelebi F, Yaghouti K, Ağaçayak F, İlgün S, Soybir G, Alço G, Ak N, Ordu Ç, Özkurt E, Ünal Ç, Kurt S, Öztürk A, İyigün Z, Duymaz T, Özmen V. Kayan Tapan T, et al. Eur J Breast Health. 2024 Apr 1;20(2):117-121. doi: 10.4274/ejbh.galenos.2024.2023-12-5. eCollection 2024 Apr. Eur J Breast Health. 2024. PMID: 38571683 Free PMC article.
In this study, the relationship between trunkal muscle and fat volume and body mass index (BMI) obtained before receiving neoadjuvant chemotherapy (NCT) in patients with breast cancer and complete pathological response (pCR) was investigated. ...CONCLUSION: This is the fir …
In this study, the relationship between trunkal muscle and fat volume and body mass index (BMI) obtained before receiving neoadjuvant chemot …
Outcomes of Reduction Mammaplasty in Adolescents vs Average-Age Patients: A 3-Year Single-Center Retrospective Analysis.
Hajebian HH, Puyana S, Babycos CR, Friel MT. Hajebian HH, et al. Ochsner J. 2024 Spring;24(1):14-21. doi: 10.31486/toj.23.0079. Ochsner J. 2024. PMID: 38510229 Free PMC article.
Background: The onset of macromastia symptomatology occurs most often at puberty, yet most females undergo breast reduction surgery during the fifth decade of life. Adolescent patients with macromastia may benefit from reduction mammaplasty, yet outcome data …
Background: The onset of macromastia symptomatology occurs most often at puberty, yet most females undergo breast reduction surger
Reverse abdominoplasty as a salvage procedure for infected bilateral implant-based breast reconstruction.
Mayer HF, Palacios Huatuco RM, Ramírez MF. Mayer HF, et al. Int J Surg Case Rep. 2024 Apr;117:109490. doi: 10.1016/j.ijscr.2024.109490. Epub 2024 Mar 12. Int J Surg Case Rep. 2024. PMID: 38484459 Free PMC article.
INTRODUCTION: Infection is one of the most feared complications of implant-based breast reconstruction and is difficult to manage in irradiated patients. We present the first case of bilateral breast reconstruction with infected expanders salvaged by performing a re …
INTRODUCTION: Infection is one of the most feared complications of implant-based breast reconstruction and is difficult to manage in …
Scarless totally implantable venous access port (TIVAP) implantation: Surgical technique, preliminary results, learning curve, and patients-reported outcome in 125 breast cancer patients.
Chang YL, Sae-Lim C, Lin SL, Lai HW, Huang HI, Lai YC, Chen ST, Chen DR. Chang YL, et al. Surg Oncol. 2024 Apr;53:102048. doi: 10.1016/j.suronc.2024.102048. Epub 2024 Feb 14. Surg Oncol. 2024. PMID: 38412756 Free article.
BACKGROUND: Minimal-access (endoscopic or robotic-assisted) breast surgery has been increasingly performed and shown better cosmetic results. ...The preliminary results of the scarless TIVAP implantation, learning curve, and patient-reported outcome were analyzed an …
BACKGROUND: Minimal-access (endoscopic or robotic-assisted) breast surgery has been increasingly performed and shown better co …
Is minimal-accessed (endoscopic- or robotic-assisted) nipple-sparing mastectomy contraindicated for large breasts?
Sae-Lim C, Lai HW, Lin SL, Huang HI, Chen ST, Chen DR. Sae-Lim C, et al. Eur J Surg Oncol. 2024 Apr;50(4):108030. doi: 10.1016/j.ejso.2024.108030. Epub 2024 Feb 20. Eur J Surg Oncol. 2024. PMID: 38402736 Free article.
We analyzed perioperative parameters and clinical outcomes based on breast specimen size, classified as small (300 g), medium (>300-450 g), large (>450-600 g), and very large (>600 g). ...The overall complication rate of MA-NSM was comparable to C-NSM (p = 0.573), …
We analyzed perioperative parameters and clinical outcomes based on breast specimen size, classified as small (300 g), medium (>30 …
The efficacy of sensory nerve coaptation in DIEP flap breast reconstruction - Preliminary results of a double-blind randomized controlled trial.
Bubberman JM, Brandts L, van Kuijk SMJ, van der Hulst RRWJ, Tuinder SMH. Bubberman JM, et al. Breast. 2024 Apr;74:103691. doi: 10.1016/j.breast.2024.103691. Epub 2024 Feb 9. Breast. 2024. PMID: 38401421 Free PMC article. Clinical Trial.
BACKGROUND: Sensory nerve coaptation has great potential to restore sensation after autologous breast reconstruction. However, blinded and randomized studies are lacking. We therefore present the preliminary results of our ongoing double-blinded randomized controlled trial …
BACKGROUND: Sensory nerve coaptation has great potential to restore sensation after autologous breast reconstruction. However, blinde …
Acceptance of outpatient enhanced recovery after surgery (ERAS) protocols for implant-based breast reconstruction nudged on by the COVID-19 pandemic.
Hatchell A, Osman M, Bielesch J, Temple-Oberle C. Hatchell A, et al. Breast. 2024 Apr;74:103689. doi: 10.1016/j.breast.2024.103689. Epub 2024 Feb 9. Breast. 2024. PMID: 38368765 Free PMC article.
We retrospectively identified 295 women undergoing outpatient implant breast reconstruction (IBR) who received standardized ERAS care pre-pandemic (PP; April 2018-March 2020) and during the pandemic (DP; April 2020-March 2022). ...
We retrospectively identified 295 women undergoing outpatient implant breast reconstruction (IBR) who received standardized ERAS care …
Interactive multidisciplinary pilot workshop to improve medical student perception of and interest in breast surgical oncology.
Raheel A, Dalla S, Birney J, Aripoli AM, Collins M, Larson KE, Wagner JL, Balanoff CR, Baker J, Chollet-Hinton L, Kilgore LJ. Raheel A, et al. Breast. 2024 Apr;74:103690. doi: 10.1016/j.breast.2024.103690. Epub 2024 Feb 9. Breast. 2024. PMID: 38368764 Free PMC article.
METHODS: Pre-clinical medical students participated in a multidisciplinary, hands-on workshop, composed of breast radiology (BR), breast surgical oncology (BSO) and breast plastic reconstructive surgery (B-PRS). ...CONCLUSION: An interactive, an …
METHODS: Pre-clinical medical students participated in a multidisciplinary, hands-on workshop, composed of breast radiology (BR), …
A novel technique of reverse-sequence endoscopic nipple-sparing mastectomy with direct-to-implant breast reconstruction: medium-term oncological safety outcomes and feasibility of 24-h discharge for breast cancer patients.
Zhou J, Xie Y, Liang F, Feng Y, Yang H, Qiu M, Zhang Q, Chung K, Dai H, Liu Y, Liang P, Du Z. Zhou J, et al. Int J Surg. 2024 Apr 1;110(4):2243-2252. doi: 10.1097/JS9.0000000000001134. Int J Surg. 2024. PMID: 38348883 Free PMC article.
MATERIALS AND METHODS: In this single-centre retrospective cohort study, individuals diagnosed with stage 0-III breast cancer between May 2020 and April 2022 who underwent traditional open mastectomy or R-E-NSM with DIBR were included. Follow-up started on the date of s
MATERIALS AND METHODS: In this single-centre retrospective cohort study, individuals diagnosed with stage 0-III breast cancer between …
Outcomes After Implant-Based Breast Reconstruction Following the National Institution of a Ban on Bacitracin Irrigation.
Roy N, Oleru O, Amakiri U, Stratis C, Kwon D, Wang A, Akhavan A, Henderson PW. Roy N, et al. Ann Plast Surg. 2024 Apr 1;92(4S Suppl 2):S191-S195. doi: 10.1097/SAP.0000000000003794. Epub 2024 Jan 6. Ann Plast Surg. 2024. PMID: 38319958 Free PMC article.
METHODS: A single-institution retrospective chart review was conducted. Eligible patients underwent implant-based breast reconstruction after mastectomy from October 1, 2016, to July 31, 2022. ...The presence of comorbidities, smoker status, neoadjuvant therapy treatment b …
METHODS: A single-institution retrospective chart review was conducted. Eligible patients underwent implant-based breast reconstructi …
Antibodies toward Na(+),HCO(3)(-)-cotransporter NBCn1/SLC4A7 block net acid extrusion and cause pH-dependent growth inhibition and apoptosis in breast cancer.
Axelsen TV, Olesen C, Khan D, Mohammadi A, Bouzinova EV, Nielsen CJF, Mele M, Hauerslev KR, Pedersen HL, Balling E, Vahl P, Tramm T, Christiansen PM, Boedtkjer E. Axelsen TV, et al. Br J Cancer. 2024 Apr;130(7):1206-1220. doi: 10.1038/s41416-024-02591-0. Epub 2024 Feb 3. Br J Cancer. 2024. PMID: 38310186 Free PMC article.
BACKGROUND: Na(+),HCO(3)(-)-cotransporter NBCn1/Slc4a7 accelerates murine breast carcinogenesis. Lack of specific pharmacological tools previously restricted therapeutic targeting of NBCn1 and identification of NBCn1-dependent functions in human breast cancer. ...CO …
BACKGROUND: Na(+),HCO(3)(-)-cotransporter NBCn1/Slc4a7 accelerates murine breast carcinogenesis. Lack of specific pharmacological too …
Effect of prolonged antibiotic prophylaxis on the occurrence of surgical site wound infection after instant breast reconstruction: A meta-analysis.
Jin L, Ba T. Jin L, et al. Int Wound J. 2024 Apr;21(4):e14631. doi: 10.1111/iwj.14631. Epub 2023 Dec 30. Int Wound J. 2024. PMID: 38158871 Free PMC article.
For the current meta-analysis, 18 examinations spanning from 2009 to 2023 were included, encompassing 19 301 females with instant breast reconstruction. Systemic antibiotic prophylaxis had a significantly lower surgical site wound infection rate (OR, 0.85; 95% CI, 0.75-0.9 …
For the current meta-analysis, 18 examinations spanning from 2009 to 2023 were included, encompassing 19 301 females with instant breast
The marked body: Exploring experiences of post-mastectomy scarring, body image and change through artistic tattooing.
Newlan TM, Greig J. Newlan TM, et al. J Health Psychol. 2024 Apr;29(5):382-395. doi: 10.1177/13591053231215050. Epub 2023 Dec 15. J Health Psychol. 2024. PMID: 38102733 Free PMC article.
Breast cancer has become the most prevalent cancer globally, predominantly affecting women, with mastectomy surgery a frequent treatment. ...Viewed through Self-Discrepancy Theory, the findings of this study has implications for psycho-oncology and wellbeing support
Breast cancer has become the most prevalent cancer globally, predominantly affecting women, with mastectomy surgery a frequent
The Effect of Breast Size on Spinal Posture.
Michalik R, Kühlmann B, Wild M, Siebers HL, Migliorini F, Eschweiler J, Betsch M. Michalik R, et al. Aesthetic Plast Surg. 2024 Apr;48(7):1331-1338. doi: 10.1007/s00266-022-03141-w. Epub 2022 Oct 24. Aesthetic Plast Surg. 2024. PMID: 36280605 Free PMC article.
Macromastia can cause various clinical symptoms, such as low back and shoulder pain as well as sacro-iliac disorders. Because of these symptoms, some women consider breast reduction surgery. So far there does not exist a clear correlation between breast size …
Macromastia can cause various clinical symptoms, such as low back and shoulder pain as well as sacro-iliac disorders. Because of these sympt …
Latissimus Dorsi Flap.
Vincent A, Hohman MH. Vincent A, et al. 2024 Apr 1. In: StatPearls [Internet]. Treasure Island (FL): StatPearls Publishing; 2024 Jan–. 2024 Apr 1. In: StatPearls [Internet]. Treasure Island (FL): StatPearls Publishing; 2024 Jan–. PMID: 33232047 Free Books & Documents.
The latissimus dorsi flap, whether myocutaneous or myofascial, is a highly versatile reconstructive option used in head, neck, torso, and breast reconstruction surgeries, providing a versatile solution to a wide range of reconstructive challenges (see Image 3. ...This appr …
The latissimus dorsi flap, whether myocutaneous or myofascial, is a highly versatile reconstructive option used in head, neck, torso, and …
Breast Cancer Screening and Prophylactic Mastectomy for High-Risk Women in Romania.
Filip CI, Cătană A, Kutasi E, Roman SA, Militaru MS, Risteiu GA, Dindelengan GC. Filip CI, et al. Medicina (Kaunas). 2024 Mar 30;60(4):570. doi: 10.3390/medicina60040570. Medicina (Kaunas). 2024. PMID: 38674216 Free PMC article. Review.
Breast cancer remains a significant contributor to morbidity and mortality within oncology. ...While germline mutations, notably within the BRCA genes, are commonly associated with heightened breast cancer risk, a spectrum of other variants exists among affected ind
Breast cancer remains a significant contributor to morbidity and mortality within oncology. ...While germline mutations, notably with
Preventing Bone Loss in Breast Cancer Patients: Designing a Personalized Clinical Pathway in a Large-Volume Research Hospital.
Amar ID, Franceschini G, Nero C, Pasqua I, Paris I, Orlandi A, Gori S, Fabi A, Garganese G, Scambia G, Villa P. Amar ID, et al. J Pers Med. 2024 Mar 30;14(4):371. doi: 10.3390/jpm14040371. J Pers Med. 2024. PMID: 38672998 Free PMC article.
BACKGROUND: We assess the impact of bone health clinical management in breast cancer (BC) patients receiving adjuvant endocrine therapy and design a personalized clinical pathway to reduce bone loss in an Italian research hospital. ...
BACKGROUND: We assess the impact of bone health clinical management in breast cancer (BC) patients receiving adjuvant endocrine thera …
Peri-Operative Impact of Cannabis Use in Conjunction With Elective Primary Breast Augmentation in a Private Practice.
Mehta SR, Stolfi A, Johnson MR, Rajagopal U, Anderson SR. Mehta SR, et al. Cureus. 2024 Mar 29;16(3):e57196. doi: 10.7759/cureus.57196. eCollection 2024 Mar. Cureus. 2024. PMID: 38681441 Free PMC article.
Understanding the effects of cannabis in patients undergoing elective primary breast augmentation (EPBA) is of paramount importance with the expanding rates of reported cannabis consumption. ...Methods A retrospective chart review was performed of 134 adult female patients …
Understanding the effects of cannabis in patients undergoing elective primary breast augmentation (EPBA) is of paramount importance w …
Anatomic Areas of Lipoframing in Breast Surgery.
Jimenez Muñoz Ledo G, Ortiz H, Padilla AM. Jimenez Muñoz Ledo G, et al. Cureus. 2024 Mar 29;16(3):e57216. doi: 10.7759/cureus.57216. eCollection 2024 Mar. Cureus. 2024. PMID: 38681369 Free PMC article.
Breast lipoframing is a concept in breast surgery that encompasses the often-overlooked aspects of the mammary glands, such as the surrounding structures and adipose tissue within the thorax. By acknowledging the interplay between these components and recogni
Breast lipoframing is a concept in breast surgery that encompasses the often-overlooked aspects of the mammary glands,
Triplane technique for breast reconstruction after breast cancer surgery: A case series report.
Yang XJ, Wang WH, Zou JY, Wang J, Yang ZQ. Yang XJ, et al. Medicine (Baltimore). 2024 Mar 29;103(13):e37559. doi: 10.1097/MD.0000000000037559. Medicine (Baltimore). 2024. PMID: 38552090 Free PMC article.
RATIONALE: Implant-based breast reconstruction is an important method for post-mastectomy breast reconstruction. ...DIAGNOSES: The study included 24 female patients who underwent breast reconstruction using the triplane technique after radical breast c …
RATIONALE: Implant-based breast reconstruction is an important method for post-mastectomy breast reconstruction. ...DIAGNOSES: …
Intraoperative Fluorescence Imaging to Identify and Preserve the Fifth Anterior Intercostal Sensory Nerves during Inferior Pedicle Reduction Mammoplasty.
Ramírez MF, Nahabedian MY, Santos HM, Rancati A, Angrigiani C, Dip F, Rancati AO. Ramírez MF, et al. Plast Reconstr Surg Glob Open. 2024 Mar 28;12(3):e5699. doi: 10.1097/GOX.0000000000005699. eCollection 2024 Mar. Plast Reconstr Surg Glob Open. 2024. PMID: 38549706 Free PMC article.
The goals of this article are, therefore, to demonstrate the importance of this neurovascular pedicle when the inferior pedicle technique is used for breast reduction; and to provide demonstrative evidence of the nerve's presence within the fifth anterior intercostal arter …
The goals of this article are, therefore, to demonstrate the importance of this neurovascular pedicle when the inferior pedicle technique is …
Evolution of breast conserving surgery-current implementation of oncoplastic techniques in breast conserving surgery: a literature review.
Torras I, Cebrecos I, Castillo H, Mension E. Torras I, et al. Gland Surg. 2024 Mar 27;13(3):412-425. doi: 10.21037/gs-23-454. Epub 2024 Mar 14. Gland Surg. 2024. PMID: 38601289 Free PMC article. Review.
BACKGROUND AND OBJECTIVE: De-escalation in breast cancer surgery has been a natural evolution since breast conserving surgery (BCS) was introduced in the early 1980s. From Halsted mastectomies to wide local excisions, we are facing nowadays the next tr …
BACKGROUND AND OBJECTIVE: De-escalation in breast cancer surgery has been a natural evolution since breast conserving …
Oncoplastic breast-conserving surgery (OBCS) vs. mastectomy with reconstruction: a comparison of outcomes in an underserved population.
Foley A, Choppa A, Bhimani F, Gundala T, Shamamian M, LaFontaine S, Tran D, Johnson K, Weichman K, Feldman S, McEvoy MP. Foley A, et al. Gland Surg. 2024 Mar 27;13(3):358-373. doi: 10.21037/gs-23-403. Epub 2024 Mar 20. Gland Surg. 2024. PMID: 38601288 Free PMC article.
BACKGROUND: Oncoplastic breast-conserving surgery (OBCS) has demonstrated superior cosmetic outcomes to traditional breast-conserving surgery (BCS) while maintaining oncologic safety. ...Patient-reported outcomes (PROs) were recorded using BREAST
BACKGROUND: Oncoplastic breast-conserving surgery (OBCS) has demonstrated superior cosmetic outcomes to traditional breast
Use of artificial intelligence in breast surgery: a narrative review.
Seth I, Lim B, Joseph K, Gracias D, Xie Y, Ross RJ, Rozen WM. Seth I, et al. Gland Surg. 2024 Mar 27;13(3):395-411. doi: 10.21037/gs-23-414. Epub 2024 Mar 22. Gland Surg. 2024. PMID: 38601286 Free PMC article. Review.
Using breast imaging scans and patient data, AI models have been designed to predict the risk of breast cancer and determine the need for breast cancer surgery. ...With the rapid evolution of AI, further applications are expected in the coming years in …
Using breast imaging scans and patient data, AI models have been designed to predict the risk of breast cancer and determine t …
A WeChat-based nursing intervention program improves the postoperative rehabilitation of breast cancer patients: results from a randomized controlled trial.
Wang LP, Yao LH, Wang D, Lim GH, Almaghrabi MY, Shen H, Yuan X, Liang SS. Wang LP, et al. Gland Surg. 2024 Mar 27;13(3):383-394. doi: 10.21037/gs-24-40. Epub 2024 Mar 18. Gland Surg. 2024. PMID: 38601277 Free PMC article.
BACKGROUND: In postoperative setting, breast cancer (BC) patients can experience adverse effects, including fatigue, sleep disorders, and pain, which substantially affect their health-related quality of life (HRQoL). ...The initial outcome (HRQoL) and secondary results, su …
BACKGROUND: In postoperative setting, breast cancer (BC) patients can experience adverse effects, including fatigue, sleep disorders, …
Granulomatous mastitis and pectoralis major muscle defect following polyacrylamide hydrogel injection: a case report and literature review.
Xie L, Wan H, Shao S, Qu W, Feng J, Gao Q, Sun J, Wu X. Xie L, et al. AME Case Rep. 2024 Mar 26;8:46. doi: 10.21037/acr-23-174. eCollection 2024. AME Case Rep. 2024. PMID: 38711878 Free PMC article.
However, there were rare cases of granulomatous mastitis with pectoralis major muscle defect following PAAG injection for breast augmentation. CASE DESCRIPTION: A 40-year-old female patient presented with a swollen and suppurative mass in her left breast and was ins …
However, there were rare cases of granulomatous mastitis with pectoralis major muscle defect following PAAG injection for breast augm …
Intraoperative Near-infrared Spectroscopy Can Predict Skin Flap Necrosis.
Hill WF, Kinaschuk K, Temple-Oberle C. Hill WF, et al. Plast Reconstr Surg Glob Open. 2024 Mar 26;12(3):e5669. doi: 10.1097/GOX.0000000000005669. eCollection 2024 Mar. Plast Reconstr Surg Glob Open. 2024. PMID: 38533520 Free PMC article.
RESULTS: There were 102 patients included from April 2018 to May 2019. Reconstruction was undertaken following resection for breast cancer (46), melanoma (35), sarcoma (9), and other cutaneous malignancies (12). Breast reconstruction involved 38 alloplastic reconstr …
RESULTS: There were 102 patients included from April 2018 to May 2019. Reconstruction was undertaken following resection for breast c …
The PUG Flap: Conjoined Profunda Artery Perforator and Upper Gracilis Flap for Breast Reconstruction.
Abdulwadood I, Pflibsen LR, Jarvis NR, Winocour S, Rebecca AM, Casey WJ, Reece EM. Abdulwadood I, et al. Plast Reconstr Surg Glob Open. 2024 Mar 25;12(3):e5544. doi: 10.1097/GOX.0000000000005544. eCollection 2024 Mar. Plast Reconstr Surg Glob Open. 2024. PMID: 38528848 Free PMC article.
Abdominal-based free flaps are the mainstay of autologous breast reconstruction; however, the region may not be ideal for patients with inadequate soft tissue or history of abdominal surgery. ...This flap design aims to maximize medial thigh flap volume while ensuri …
Abdominal-based free flaps are the mainstay of autologous breast reconstruction; however, the region may not be ideal for patients wi …
Initial Experience with Unidirectional Barbed Suture for Abdominal Donor Site Closure in Deep Inferior Epigastric Perforator Flap Breast Reconstruction.
Finkelstein ER, Ali AM, Holton T 3rd, Slavin B, Taghioff S, Mella-Catinchi J, Singh D. Finkelstein ER, et al. Plast Reconstr Surg Glob Open. 2024 Mar 25;12(3):e5681. doi: 10.1097/GOX.0000000000005681. eCollection 2024 Mar. Plast Reconstr Surg Glob Open. 2024. PMID: 38528844 Free PMC article.
BACKGROUND: The deep inferior epigastric perforator (DIEP) flap is a predominant technique for autologous breast reconstruction. However, the best method of abdominal fascial closure in this technique is not well defined. ...Patients with donor site complications had a his …
BACKGROUND: The deep inferior epigastric perforator (DIEP) flap is a predominant technique for autologous breast reconstruction. Howe …