"Mastectomy, Simple" is a descriptor in the National Library of Medicine's controlled vocabulary thesaurus,
MeSH (Medical Subject Headings). Descriptors are arranged in a hierarchical structure,
which enables searching at various levels of specificity.
Removal of only the breast tissue and nipple and a small portion of the overlying skin.
- Mastectomy, Simple
- Mastectomies, Simple
- Simple Mastectomies
- Simple Mastectomy
- Total Mastectomy
- Mastectomies, Total
- Mastectomy, Total
- Total Mastectomies
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Below are the most recent publications written about "Mastectomy, Simple" by people in Profiles.
Wadie GM, Banever GT, Moriarty KP, Courtney RA, Boyd T. Ductal carcinoma in situ in a 16-year-old adolescent boy with gynecomastia: a case report. J Pediatr Surg. 2005 Aug; 40(8):1349-53.