© 1996

Breast surgery


Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages I-XXI
  2. The normal breast

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 1-1
    2. Nathalie Bricout
      Pages 3-6
    3. Nathalie Bricout
      Pages 7-32
    4. Nathalie Bricout
      Pages 33-40
  3. Surgical approaches to the breast

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 41-44
    2. Nathalie Bricout
      Pages 45-50
    3. Nathalie Bricout
      Pages 51-52
    4. Nathalie Bricout
      Pages 53-55
    5. Nathalie Bricout
      Pages 57-57
    6. Nathalie Bricout
      Pages 59-65
    7. Nathalie Bricout
      Pages 67-69
  4. Hypertrophy and ptosis

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 71-71
    2. Nathalie Bricout
      Pages 73-84
    3. Nathalie Bricout
      Pages 85-162
  5. Breast augmentation

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 163-166
    2. Nathalie Bricout
      Pages 167-169
    3. Nathalie Bricout
      Pages 171-171
    4. Nathalie Bricout
      Pages 173-181
    5. Nathalie Bricout
      Pages 183-188

About this book


Much progress has been made in recent years and new techniques have been developed in the field of plastic surgery of the breast. Breast Surgery presents plastic surgeons with a comprehensive summary of current practice and the techniques available.
Clearly written in language accessible to both specialists and non-specialists, Breast Surgery presents a variety and range of techniques with which excellent results in both plastic and reconstructive breast surgery can be achieved. Over 600 drawings and photographs, both in black and white and in colour, accompany the text, providing the plastic surgeon with clearly-illustrated guidelines to follow.
Dr. Nathalie Bricout is a leading figure in the field of plastic surgery of the breast in France.


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Authors and affiliations

  1. 1.ParisFrance

Bibliographic information

  • Book Title Breast surgery
  • Authors Nathalie Bricout
  • DOI
  • Copyright Information Springer-Verlag Paris 1996
  • Publisher Name Springer, Paris
  • eBook Packages Springer Book Archive
  • Hardcover ISBN 978-2-287-59632-2
  • Softcover ISBN 978-2-8178-0928-1
  • eBook ISBN 978-2-8178-0926-7
  • Edition Number 1
  • Number of Pages XXI, 424
  • Number of Illustrations 392 b/w illustrations, 234 illustrations in colour
  • Topics Plastic Surgery
    General Surgery
  • Buy this book on publisher's site
Industry Sectors
Health & Hospitals
Surgery & Anesthesiology


"Dr. Bricout has produced a benchmark text on surgery of the breast with a variety and range of techniques for excellent plastic and reconstructive breast surgery." GINE DIPS
"It is worthy of a place in the home library of every plastic surgeon." Brit. Jnl of Plastic Surgery