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Mastectomy (cont.)

Types of Mastectomy Pictures

Media file 1: Anatomy of the breast.
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Media file 2: Types of mastectomy.
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Media file 3: The blue highlighted area indicates breast tissue removed during total (simple) mastectomy.
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Media file 4: The blue highlighted area indicates breast and lymphatic tissue removed during modified radical mastectomy.
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Media file 5: The blue highlighted area indicates breast and lymphatic tissue and the red highlighted area indicates muscle removed during radical mastectomy.
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