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Home > Be Healthy > Health Library > Nipple-sparing mastectomy with periareolar cut
Nipple-sparing mastectomy removes the whole breast but leaves the skin and nipple. This shows the cut around the top of the nipple and along the side of the breast toward the armpit (periareolar).
Current as of:
February 11, 2021
Author: Healthwise StaffMedical Review: Adam Husney MD - Family MedicineLaura S. Dominici MD - General Surgery, Breast Surgical Oncology
Current as of: February 11, 2021
Author: Healthwise Staff
Medical Review:Adam Husney MD - Family Medicine & Laura S. Dominici MD - General Surgery, Breast Surgical Oncology
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