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Is it common for women to have a single mastectomy and not use a prosthesis?

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Dr. Todd Sisto
Breast Surgery
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In brief: No

Most women want to look normal in clothes.
In the long run, reconstruction is less of a nuisance.

In brief: No

Most women want to look normal in clothes.
In the long run, reconstruction is less of a nuisance.
Dr. Todd Sisto
Dr. Todd Sisto
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In brief: If she wishes

There is a asymmetry after unilateral mastectomy and usually patients wear a prosthesis and a special bra.
But she may not if she wishes.

In brief: If she wishes

There is a asymmetry after unilateral mastectomy and usually patients wear a prosthesis and a special bra.
But she may not if she wishes.
Dr. Chand Rohatgi
Dr. Chand Rohatgi
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