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Title: The Surgical Treatment of Tuberous Breast Deformity: A Review Article
Authors: El Israwi, Daniel
Makdessi, Jean Paul
Bassilios Habre, Samer
Affiliations: Faculty of Medicine 
Keywords: Breast hypoplasia
Breast ptosis
Constricted breast
Herniated areolar complex
Snoopy breast
Tuberous breast
Tubular breast
Issue Date: 2023-09
Part of: Annals of Plastic Surgery
Volume: 91
Issue: 3
Start page: 395
End page: 399
Tuberous breast is a common congenital deformity that might present as unilateral or bilateral breast base constriction, asymmetry, areolar herniation, hypoplasia, ptosis, and skin deficiency. Patients might present with one or more of the mentioned features, rendering a consensus about the optimal surgical technique to correct this deformity nonexistent. In our review article, we present the most common classifications of a tuberous breast, in addition to several surgical approaches that attempt to treat this deformity.
ISSN: 01487043
DOI: 10.1097/SAP.0000000000003630
Open URL: Link to full text
Type: Journal Article
Appears in Collections:Faculty of Medicine

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