Vol 4, No 6 (December 01, 2015): Gland Surgery (Conservative Mastectomies Part I)

Review Article

Conservative mastectomies: an overview
Maurizio Bruno Nava, Nicola Rocco, Giuseppe Catanuto
Oncological safety of prophylactic breast surgery: skin-sparing and nipple-sparing versus total mastectomy
Victorien M.T. van Verschuer, Marike C. Maijers, Carolien H.M. van Deurzen, Linetta B. Koppert
Anatomy relevant to conservative mastectomy
Rachel L. O’Connell, Jennifer E. Rusby
Breast reconstruction following conservative mastectomies: predictors of complications and outcomes
Sophocles H. Voineskos, Simon G. Frank, Peter G. Cordeiro
Using intraoperative laser angiography to safeguard nipple perfusion in nipple-sparing mastectomies
Monica M. Dua, Danielle M. Bertoni, Dung Nguyen, Shannon Meyer, Geoffrey C. Gurtner, Irene L. Wapnir
What is the evidence behind conservative mastectomies?
Nicola Rocco, Giuseppe Catanuto, Maurizio Bruno Nava
Extended thoracodorsal artery perforator flap for breast reconstruction
Claudio Angrigiani, Alberto Rancati, Ezequiel Escudero, Guillermo Artero
Nipple areola complex sparing mastectomy
Camilla Rossi, Matteo Mingozzi, Annalisa Curcio, Federico Buggi, Secondo Folli
Skin-sparing mastectomy
Eduardo G. González, Alberto O. Rancati

Free Submission: Original Article

Diffuse dermal angiomatosis of the breast: a series of 22 cases from a single institution
Ryan Reusche, Sebastian Winocour, Amy Degnim, Valerie Lemaine

Free Submission: Case Report

Adrenal lymphangioma presenting as a non-functional adrenal cyst
Alia Nasir, Jonathan G. Hubbard, Mufaddal T. Moonim
Esophageal recurrence of medullary thyroid carcinoma
Jose Luis Muñoz de Nova, Agnieszka Dworzynska, Leyre Lorente-Poch, Juan Jose Sancho, Antonio Sitges-Serra
Carcinoma ex pleomorphic adenoma originating from ectopic salivary gland in the neck region: case report
Onur Ismı, Yusuf Vayısoğlu, Rabia Bozdogan Arpaci, Can Eti, Tuğçe Pütürgeli, Kemal Gorur, Cengiz Ozcan

Free Submission: Visualized Surgery

Fast and simple fat grafting of the breast
Rasmus Nygård Kristensen, Gudjon L. Gunnarsson, Mikkel Børsen-Koch, Ashwin Reddy, Henrik Ømark, Jens Ahm Sørensen, Jørn Bo Thomsen


The series “Conservative Mastectomies Part I” was commissioned by the editorial office, Gland Surgery without any sponsorship or funding. Drs. Alberto Rancati and Maurizio Bruno Nava served as the unpaid Guest Editors for the series.