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The Resident Reader: Cosmetic Breast—Gynecomastia

  • Creator:   Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery
  • Updated:   8/22/2019
  • Contains:  14 items
The Resident Reader: Articles that Will Heighten Your Surgical Skills" is a compilation of article collections organized by different subsections of Plastic and Reconstructive surgery featuring the essential articles for residents. This project was led by PRS Resident Ambassadors to the Editorial Board. Each subsection was built by groups of plastic surgery residents from around the world. This section was most-recently cultivated by Sergey Y. Turin, MD and Daniel M. Balkin, MD.

Creator: Dennis Hurwitz
Duration: 3:36
Journal: Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery
This video demonstrates the markings for the boomerang pattern excision of gynecomastia combined with the J-torsopolasty, followed by the critical moments of the operation in a 24 year old massive weight lost patient, who had a prior abdominoplasty with oblique excision extension over his flanks . From “Boomerang Correction of Gynecomastia.” Issue #2 2015. Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery. Keywords: Cosmetic; Gynecomastia; Torsoplasty; Management;
Creator: Alan Matarasso, MD
Duration: 8:14
Journal: Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery
In this video, Alan Matarasso, MD discusses the article “Correction of Gynecomastia in Body Builders and Patients with Good Physique” by Blau et al., appearing in the February 2015 issue of Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery, Volume 135 Issue 2. Keywords: Cosmetic; Gynecomastia; Management;
Creator: Rod J. Rohrich, MD
Duration: 4:02

This month Rod J. Rohrich, MD, Editor-in-Chief of "Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery," discusses two articles on the hot topic of gynecomastia. The first article looks at a new procedure for gynecomstia in massive weight loss patients. The second article discusses the intricacies associated with gynecomastia in body builders. Volume 135, Issue 1.

“Boomerang Pattern Correction of Gynecomastia” by Hurwitz; “Correction of Gynecomstia in Body Builders and Patients with Good Physique” by Blau et al.
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