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What is mammectomy?

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Dr. Regina Hampton
Breast Surgery
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In brief: Remove tissue

I have not heard of the term mammectomy.
Here are 2 terms that may be helpful: lumpectomy-removal of breast tissue that contains a mass (remainder of breast is intact) mastectomy-removal of the entire breast.

In brief: Remove tissue

I have not heard of the term mammectomy.
Here are 2 terms that may be helpful: lumpectomy-removal of breast tissue that contains a mass (remainder of breast is intact) mastectomy-removal of the entire breast.
Dr. Regina Hampton
Dr. Regina Hampton
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