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  • Impact Factor: 1.995**
  • H-Index: 8
  • ISSN: 2474-1647
  • DOI: 10.25107/2474-1647
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Major Scope

  •  Breast Surgery
  •  Obstetrics Surgery
  •  Gynecological Surgery
  •  Otolaryngology - Head and Neck Surgery
  •  Surgical Oncology
  •  Vascular Surgery
  •  Thoracic Surgery
  •  Urology

Abstract

Citation: Clin Surg. 2019;4(1):2556.Case Report | Open Access

Nipple-Sparing Goldilocks Mastectomy for Breast Cancer in Elderly: A Case Report

Rosa Di Micco, Veronica Zuber, Giulia Maggi, Enrico Fiacco, Maria Luisa Gasparri, Guglielmo Gazzetta, Oreste Davide Gentilini

Breast Surgery Unit, San Raffaele Research and University Hospital, Milan- Italy
Department of Clinical Medicine and Surgery, University of Naples Federico II, Naples- Italy

*Correspondance to: Rosa Di Micco 

 PDF  Full Text DOI: 10.25107/2474-1647.2556

Abstract

Breast reconstruction represents an essential component of Breast Cancer (BC) treatment when mastectomy is indicated. However, comorbidities (i.e. diabetes, immunosuppression, cardiovascular disease etc.), elderly, smoking and radiotherapy could impact on complication rates and surgical choice making standard reconstruction challenging. The Goldilocks Mastectomy (GM) is a good alternative in patients with macromastia and ptotic breast whose clinical status contraindicates more complex surgery. We report the first case of a bilateral one stage nipple-sparing GM in a 76- year old patient with bilateral BC.

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Di Micco R, Zuber V, Maggi G, Fiacco E, Luisa Gasparri M, Gazzetta G, et al. Nipple-Sparing Goldilocks Mastectomy for Breast Cancer in Elderly: A Case Report. Clin Surg. 2019; 4: 2556.

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