Surgery

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SURGERY, med. jur. That part of the healing art which relates to external diseases; their treatment; and, specially, to the manual operations adopted for their cure.
     2. Every lawyer should have some acquaintance with surgery; his knowledge on this subject will be found useful in cases of homicide and wounds.

A Law Dictionary, Adapted to the Constitution and Laws of the United States. By John Bouvier. Published 1856.
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They cover evolution of oncoplastic surgery, principles and considerations of oncoplastic breast conservation, immediate partial breast reconstruction, correction of the breast-conserving therapy deformity: delayed partial breast reconstruction, and outcomes and future directions.
Sarfati, "Improving breast cancer surgery: a classification and quadrant per quadrant atlas for oncoplastic surgery," Annals of Surgical Oncology, vol.
Although oncoplastic surgery results in longer and multiple scars, the level of patient satisfaction is high.
Other data demonstrated a clear correlation between these two parameters, but these studies do not all refer to oncoplastic surgery [15].
In some cases, a combination of the two is carried out," said Dr Zahrah Rafaei, plastic surgeon specialising in oncoplastic surgery for breast reconstruction, Rashid Hospital, Dubai.
When this method is combined with oncoplastic surgery to remove cancer or high risk breast tissue prophylactically, women will be able to have a fully regrown, natural breast.