Aesthetic Plastic Surgery

, Volume 43, Issue 4, pp 1124–1125 | Cite as

Closed-Suction Drains After Subcutaneous Mastectomy for Gynecomastia: Do they Reduce Complications?

  • Alessandro InnocentiEmail author
  • Dario Melita
  • Serena Ghezzi
Letter to the Editor


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Conflict of interest

The authors declare that they have no conflict of interest to disclose.


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Authors and Affiliations

  • Alessandro Innocenti
    • 1
    Email author
  • Dario Melita
    • 1
  • Serena Ghezzi
    • 1
  1. 1.Plastic and Reconstructive MicrosurgeryCareggi University HospitalFlorenceItaly

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