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Choosing Breast Reconstruction Surgery

After mastectomy, doctors can sculpt a new breast. The choice to get breast reconstruction surgery is the patient’s personal choice. Read about the decision.

Choosing Breast Reconstruction Surgery

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Breast Reconstructive Surgery

This article explains the techniques doctors use in breast reconstructive surgery.

Breast Reconstructive Surgery

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