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    Apr 2007
    Seacoast- Dover New Hampshire

    Default Redundant skin 2ndry to mastectomy

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    What would you use for excision of this. There was appx 15cm elliptcal incision made and carried full thickness through the skin and sub q tissue. Pt is 3 1/2 yrs post mastectomy. She decided she was not going to have an inplant done. The excess skin is irritating the bra line. Thanks in advance for all help.:
    Karen Barron, CPC
    Hampton New Hampshire Chapter

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    Apr 2007
    Albany, New York


    have you looked at 15839?
    Karen Maloney, CPC
    Data Quality Specialist

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