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Subcutaneous mastectomy: indications, histological results
This operation is made for therapeutic as well as diagnostic reasons. It is an enucleation of the mammary gland tissue under a saving of the skin and the areola. The operation is also made on women having one breast ablated: 1) on account of the bilaterality of the carcinoma, 2) because the symmetry of the reconstructed breast has to be realized.