Forskning
Udskriv Udskriv
Switch language
Region Hovedstaden - en del af Københavns Universitetshospital
Udgivet

Congenital symmastia revisited

Publikation: Bidrag til tidsskriftTidsskriftartikelForskningpeer review

Harvard

APA

CBE

MLA

Vancouver

Author

Sillesen, Nanna H ; Hölmich, Lisbeth R ; Siersen, Hans Erik ; Bonde, Christian. / Congenital symmastia revisited. I: Journal of Plastic, Reconstructive & Aesthetic Surgery (Print Edition). 2012 ; Bind 65, Nr. 12. s. 1607-13.

Bibtex

@article{aabc8fc9a0174db3bde1219a042c0645,
title = "Congenital symmastia revisited",
abstract = "Symmastia is defined as medial confluence of the breast. The term 'symmastia' is modified from Greek (syn meaning 'together', and mastos meaning 'breast') and was first presented by Spence et al. in 1983. Two forms of symmastia exist: an iatrogenic and a congenital version. Congenital symmastia is a rare condition in which web-like soft tissue traverses the sternum to connect the breasts medially. The literature on congenital symmastia is limited, few cases have been published, and knowledge about ideal treatment is still insufficient.",
keywords = "Breast, Breast Diseases, Female, Humans, Mammaplasty",
author = "Sillesen, {Nanna H} and H{\"o}lmich, {Lisbeth R} and Siersen, {Hans Erik} and Christian Bonde",
note = "Copyright {\textcopyright} 2012 British Association of Plastic, Reconstructive and Aesthetic Surgeons. Published by Elsevier Ltd. All rights reserved.",
year = "2012",
doi = "10.1016/j.bjps.2012.08.008",
language = "English",
volume = "65",
pages = "1607--13",
journal = "Journal of Plastic, Reconstructive and Aesthetic Surgery",
issn = "1748-6815",
publisher = "Churchill Livingstone",
number = "12",

}

RIS

TY - JOUR

T1 - Congenital symmastia revisited

AU - Sillesen, Nanna H

AU - Hölmich, Lisbeth R

AU - Siersen, Hans Erik

AU - Bonde, Christian

N1 - Copyright © 2012 British Association of Plastic, Reconstructive and Aesthetic Surgeons. Published by Elsevier Ltd. All rights reserved.

PY - 2012

Y1 - 2012

N2 - Symmastia is defined as medial confluence of the breast. The term 'symmastia' is modified from Greek (syn meaning 'together', and mastos meaning 'breast') and was first presented by Spence et al. in 1983. Two forms of symmastia exist: an iatrogenic and a congenital version. Congenital symmastia is a rare condition in which web-like soft tissue traverses the sternum to connect the breasts medially. The literature on congenital symmastia is limited, few cases have been published, and knowledge about ideal treatment is still insufficient.

AB - Symmastia is defined as medial confluence of the breast. The term 'symmastia' is modified from Greek (syn meaning 'together', and mastos meaning 'breast') and was first presented by Spence et al. in 1983. Two forms of symmastia exist: an iatrogenic and a congenital version. Congenital symmastia is a rare condition in which web-like soft tissue traverses the sternum to connect the breasts medially. The literature on congenital symmastia is limited, few cases have been published, and knowledge about ideal treatment is still insufficient.

KW - Breast

KW - Breast Diseases

KW - Female

KW - Humans

KW - Mammaplasty

U2 - 10.1016/j.bjps.2012.08.008

DO - 10.1016/j.bjps.2012.08.008

M3 - Journal article

C2 - 23026472

VL - 65

SP - 1607

EP - 1613

JO - Journal of Plastic, Reconstructive and Aesthetic Surgery

JF - Journal of Plastic, Reconstructive and Aesthetic Surgery

SN - 1748-6815

IS - 12

ER -

ID: 36814071