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Oncoplastic Breast Surgery

A Guide to Clinical Practice

  • Florian Fitzal
  • Peter Schrenk
  • Step-by-step presentation of oncoplastic procedures

  • Additional high-quality drawings that point out important aspects of the interventions

  • Focuses on "small" oncoplastic interventions and their realization, in order to enable general surgeons who are not specifically trained in oncoplastic surgery to apply these methods with respect to the benefit of their patients


Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages I-XIV
  2. General Surgery

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 1-1
    2. Elisabeth Würinger
      Pages 3-7
    3. Florian Fitzal
      Pages 9-27
    4. Peter Schrenk
      Pages 29-42
  3. Oncoplastic Surgery (OPS)

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 43-43
    2. Peter Schrenk, Elizabeth J. Hall-Findlay, Florian Fitzal, Andrea Grisotti, Donato Casella, Claudio Calabrese et al.
      Pages 45-132
    3. Grant W. Carlson, Francesca De Lorenzi, Mario Rietjens, Andrea Manconi, Daniela Hoch, Heike Benditte-Klepetko et al.
      Pages 133-192
    4. Florian Fitzal, Rupert Koller, Stefan Gärner, Elisabeth Grafinger-Witt, Mario Rietjens, Francesca De Lorenzi et al.
      Pages 193-236

About this book


This teaching atlas is designed for breast surgeons specialized in breast cancer therapy including general surgeons, gynecologists and plastic/reconstructive surgeons. It contains more than 400 high quality photos and illustrations and step-by-step lectures from experienced and well known surgeons in Europe and the US. Its first part presents reviews about the most important and recent published articles regarding breast conserving therapy and oncoplastic surgery. The second part focuses on special operation techniques to improve the cosmetic outcome after breast conserving surgery and mastectomy using small parenchyma flaps, breast reduction techniques and pedicled or free flaps. The text highlights indications, contraindications and preoperative drawings of more than 15 different techniques.


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Editors and affiliations

  • Florian Fitzal
    • 1
  • Peter Schrenk
    • 2
    • 3
  1. 1.Department of Surgery, Breast Cancer Health CenterMedical University ViennaViennaAustria
  2. 2.Breast Unit, AKH Linz — LFKKAKH LinzLinzAustria
  3. 3.Second Surgical Department — Ludwig Boltzmann Institute for Surgical LaparoscopyAKH LinzAustria

Bibliographic information

  • Book Title Oncoplastic Breast Surgery
  • Book Subtitle A Guide to Clinical Practice
  • Editors Florian Fitzal
    Peter Schrenk
  • DOI
  • Copyright Information Springer-Verlag Vienna 2010
  • Publisher Name Springer, Vienna
  • eBook Packages Medicine Medicine (R0)
  • Hardcover ISBN 978-3-211-99316-3
  • eBook ISBN 978-3-211-99317-0
  • Edition Number 1
  • Number of Pages XIV, 242
  • Number of Illustrations 0 b/w illustrations, 427 illustrations in colour
  • Topics Surgery
    Surgical Oncology
    Plastic Surgery
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