General Surgery

43 Liposuction

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Julian Winocour, John Layliev, Han Shi, Varun Gupta, Kevin Hagan, and Kent K. Higdon Abstract This chapter covers the pertinent considerations involved in this common surgical procedure for the localized…

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44 Abdominoplasty

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Bruce A. Mast Abstract This chapter looks at the various ways of correcting contour irregularities of the abdominal wall. Matters to be determined in the presurgical exam (degree/extent of adiposity,…

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46 Brachioplasty

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J. Peter Rubin Abstract Brachioplasty is a surgical procedure that aims to recontour the upper arm following excessive weight loss. To achieve the desired goal(s), liposuction and excisional surgery are…

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41 Abdominal Wall Reconstruction

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Gregory A. Dumanian and Bruce A. Mast Abstract This chapter addresses the considerations involved in remediating bulges and hernias. The challenge in these procedures is to create a lasting connection…

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47 Thigh Lift and Reduction

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Paul A. Ghareeb, Alexandra M. Hart, Felmont F. Eaves Abstract This chapter examines the role of thigh lift and reduction in remediating medial thigh deformities, which are often caused by…

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45 Lower Body Lift

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Paul N. Afrooz, Jeffrey A. Gusenoff Abstract This chapter describes the procedures, technical aspects, and options for optimal lower body contouring. A lower body lift aims to remove excess skin…

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42 Lower Extremity Reconstruction

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Mark M. Leyngold Abstract This chapter covers the spectrum of issues and challenges involved in the surgical repair of lower extremity wounds and fractures. The goals of treatment are listed…

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40 Sternal Reconstruction

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R. Brad Nesmith, Zachary T. Young and Adam J. Katz Abstract Sternal reconstruction, as the name implies, is a sternal/chest wall reconstruction made necessary due to infection, oncologic resection, and…

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31 Mastopexy

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Francesco M. Egro, Edward H. Davidson and Kenneth C. Shestak Abstract This chapter surveys the types of mastopexy and augmentation-mastopexy procedures. Ptosis refers to the descent of the breast due…

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