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Breast cancer surgery and reconstruction : what's right for you / Patricia Anstett ; with photography by Kathleen Galligan.

Anstett, Patricia, 1947- author. (Author). Galligan, Kathleen, photographer. (Added Author).
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  • 8 of 9 copies available at Evergreen Indiana.

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Alexandria-Monroe Public Library - Alexandria 618.19 ANS (Text) 37521530772690 AMPL Adult Nonfiction Available -
Brazil Public Library - Brazil 618.19 A (Text) 38160000584423 Second Floor, Non-Fiction Available -
Hussey-Mayfield Memorial Branch 616.994 ANSTETT (Text) 33946003122541 Nonfiction . 2nd Floor Available -
Lebanon Public Library - Lebanon 618.19059 ANS (Text) 34330512989485 Adult - Non-Fiction Checked out 12/22/2016
Mooresville Public Library - Mooresville 618.19 ANS (Text) 37323005272342 NONFIC Available -
Princeton Public Library - Princeton 618.19 Ans (Text) 30890000613255 New Adult Materials Upper level Available -
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Record details

  • ISBN: 9781442242623
  • ISBN: 1442242620
  • Physical Description: ix, 229 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm
  • Publisher: Lanham, Maryland : Rowman & Littlefield, [2016]

Content descriptions

Bibliography, etc. Note: Includes bibliographical references (pages 211-215, 223-224) and index.
Formatted Contents Note: Modern breast surgery and reconstruction -- Making the decision -- Mastectomy: what to expect -- A veteran's story: lumpectomy -- Reconstruction with tissue -- Medical destinations -- Silicone implants -- Saline implants -- Flat or one-breasted -- Uneven results -- Delayed reconstruction -- The nipple: the ultimate challenge -- Revisionists -- Sex and intimacy -- Lymphedema -- Arab culture -- Money and insurance -- Clothing and breast forms -- Doctor selection issues -- Previvors -- Family -- Pregnancy -- Wrapping it up.
Summary, etc.: "Breast Cancer Surgery and Reconstruction offers a glimpse into the big picture of the various stages and types of breast reconstruction using stories and photos of real women. It offers a true picture of what breast reconstruction entails, and offers hope to those facing it. This is a book to help women with a variety of issues surrounding their choices, with powerful insights from women who have been there,"--Amazon.com.
Subject: Breast > Cancer > Surgery > Anecdotes.
Mammaplasty > Anecdotes.
Surgery, Plastic > Anecdotes.
Breast > Cancer > Treatment > Anecdotes.
Breast Neoplasms > surgery
Mammaplasty
Genre: Anecdotes.

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