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Breast Cancer and Breast Reconstruction

Edited by Luis Tejedor

Cadiz University


Susana Gomez-Modet

Cadiz University

Lachezar Manchev

Trakia University

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Arli Aditya Parikesit

Indonesia International Institute for Life Sciences

This book has been contrived to gather recent data on a common health problem. As breast cancer imposes a heavy burden for society due to its psychological, social and economic consequences, every step to broaden our understanding is a worthy task. The aim of this book is to provide some insights on this subject through the information given on new perspectives in genetics and diagnosis, exposed in the section on oncologic issues, as well as on recent topics on surgical treatment, presented in the sections on breast conservative and breast reconstructive surgery.

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Breast Cancer and Breast ReconstructionEdited by Luis Tejedor

Published: May 6th 2020

DOI: 10.5772/intechopen.81453

ISBN: 978-1-78984-551-8

Print ISBN: 978-1-78984-550-1

eBook (PDF) ISBN: 978-1-83880-520-3

Copyright year: 2020

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3247 Total Chapter Downloads


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1. Electrical Impedance Mammography: Screening and Basic Principles

By Alexander Karpov, Marina Korotkova, Gregory Shiferson and Elena Kotomina


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2. Detection of Breast Cancer in Mammograms through a New Features Technique

By Anwar Yahy Ebrahim


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3. Breast Cancer and BRCA1 and BRCA2 Pathogenic Variants

By Naren Basu and D. Gareth Evans


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4. Epidemiology and Genetic Susceptibility of Breast and Ovarian Cancer in Sardinian Population

By Grazia Palomba, Giuseppe Palmieri, Antonio Cossu, Panagiotis Paliogiannis and Maria Cristina Sini


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5. Genetic Mutation Carriers: Special Considerations for Their Influence on a Modern Breast Reconstruction Practice

By Ashley A. Woodfin and Anuja K. Antony


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6. Oncoplastic Surgery in Breast Cancer

By Atallah David, Moubarak Malak and Abdallah Abdallah


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7. Breast Reconstruction with TRAM Flap

By Ercan Karacaoglu


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8. Immediate Breast Reconstruction with Free Autologous Tissue Transfer

By Justin Zelones, Suzanne Inchauste and Dung Nguyen


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9. Synthetic Mesh in Immediate Breast Reconstruction

By Susana Gómez-Modet and Luis Tejedor


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10. L-Shaped Nipple Reconstruction: A Novel Technique to Improve Patient Satisfaction Outcomes

By Krishnamurthy Sreedhar Murthy


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