Navigation Links
Angelina Jolie – Mastectomies and Scarless Breast Augmentation
Date:5/15/2013

Los Angeles (PRWEB) May 15, 2013

According to a May 14, 2013 ABC News report entitled “Women Have New Options for Breast Cancer Surgery,” movie star Angelina Jolie revealed that she recently had both breasts removed prophylactically because she carries the gene that put her at a very high risk of developing breast cancer (go to: goo.gl/zmBnT). That same day Ms. Jolie revealed in the NY Times that her mother died at age 56 from cancer and that she’d been informed by her doctors that she had an 87 percent risk of breast cancer and a 50 percent chance of ovarian cancer. (goo.gl/Gh41l)

“The advances detailed in the ABC News report are truly amazing,” says Dr. Simon Ourian, Medical Director of Epione Beverly Hills. “And I have personally been able to offer laser scar removal treatment to post-mastectomy and breast augmentation patients.”

Ms. Jolie disclosed in the NY Times piece that she’d completed the reconstruction of her breasts with implants and is very pleased with the results. It appears too that her physicians were able to save her nipples, a procedure that’s become available only recently according to ABC News.

The ABC News report goes on to detail some of the other recent developments in surgery aimed at making mastectomies and post-mastectomy augmentations less disfiguring. Included in this list are breast-conserving and breast-sparing treatments such as chemotherapy and hormone therapy to shrink tumors pre-operatively and freezing and killing tumors so they don’t have to be removed at all.

“A
'/>"/>

Source: PRWeb
Copyright©2012 Vocus, Inc.
All rights reserved

Page: 1 2

Related medicine news :

1. IU School of Medicine Breast Cancer Experts Available for Comment on Angelina Jolie Decision
2. Breast Cancer Experts Available to Weigh in on Angelina Jolie Double Mastectomy
3. Angelina Jolie Has Preventive Double Mastectomy
4. Angelina Jolie Will Have Ovaries Removed to Lower Chances of Cancer: Report
5. APBI associated with more mastectomies, toxicities, complications, compared to traditional radiation
6. Eliminating the good cholesterol receptor may fight breast cancer
7. Veggies Like Broccoli, Cabbage May Help Fight Breast Cancer: Study
8. Researchers develop a new cell and animal model of inflammatory breast cancer
9. Scientists uncover multiple faces of deadly breast cancer
10. Depo-Provera Birth Control Might Raise Breast Cancer Risk
11. Routine mammograms may result in significant overdiagnosis of invasive breast cancer
Post Your Comments:
*Name:
*Comment:
*Email:
(Date:8/22/2014)... (PRWEB) August 22, 2014 Millennium Treatment Group ... resulting in a high level of drug use among teenagers. ... fight against drug addiction and work to minimize drug abuse. ... of alcohol and drug addiction in history. According to the ... estimated 23.9 million Americans aged 12 or older—or 9.2 percent ...
(Date:8/22/2014)... The regional economy is about to get a ... grow again. The plant will invest $100 million ... production of the popular Highlander midsize sport utility vehicle. ... $4 billion. This step allows Toyota to utilize existing ... adjust its product mix to meet changing customer demand. ...
(Date:8/22/2014)... A Penn Medicine team has found that targeted ... urinary tract infections in hospital patients with urinary ... alert was simplified, the rate of improvement dramatically ... their patients need urinary catheters in the first ... need for catheters that have not been removed ...
(Date:8/22/2014)... Aug. 22, 2014 (HealthDay News) -- Many Americans know little ... the possibility of an outbreak in the United States, a ... they are worried that there will be a major Ebola ... they or an immediate family member will get sick with ... latest Harvard School of Public Health poll. However, those ...
(Date:8/22/2014)... Millennium Treatment Group, a drug ... recently launched a new website. Patients, parents, loved ... now find Millennium Treatment Group at http://www.millenniumtreatmentgroup.com ... at the beginning of July. Everything anyone would ... found on the website. There’s an About Us ...
Breaking Medicine News(10 mins):Health News:Millennium Treatment Group Sees Increase in Marijuana Use Among Youth 2Health News:Toyota Indiana Adding 300 Jobs to Build More Highlanders 2Health News:Penn study: Electronic alerts significantly reduce catheter-associated urinary tract infections 2Health News:Penn study: Electronic alerts significantly reduce catheter-associated urinary tract infections 3Health News:Many Americans Harbor Unfounded Fears About Ebola Outbreak: Survey 2Health News:Millennium Treatment Group Has a New Website 2
... no hard and fast rule as to how a mother should ... than glad to endorse that view as standard positions like sitting ... to override. , Take the case of Nicola Adolphe. ... daughter Deborah was born. ,As manager of a play ...
... had enough. Most Doctors are on the brink of burn ... survey conducted by the Australian Medical Association has found that ... staff shortage, outdated equipments and under trained colleagues from abroad. ... have closed down due to the shortage of doctors. The ...
... a checklist for doctors and nurse to avoid common errors ... hands by the health workers help spread disease to ... to improve patient safety around the world and lessen the ... safety is a primary concern in both developed and developing ...
... clearly raise the risk of the allergic sensitisation of children ... , however, the influence of the environment at home on ... the conclusion reached by scientists from the GSF National ... ,The study published by Chih-Mei Chen et al. in ...
... calcium and vitamin D are significantly more likely to have ... can increase risk of cognitive impairment, dementia, depression and stroke. ... and the University of North Carolina examined magnetic resonance imaging ... women) between the ages of 60 and 86 (average age ...
... of maternity units in UK is an eye-opener to prevailing ... the hospitals. In a sting operation conducted by BBC, some ... practices. ,Some of the maternity units were facing ... were overburdened with work. The midwife in charge at a ...
Cached Medicine News:Health News:New Research Promises To Take The Pain Off Breast Feeding 2Health News:New Research Promises To Take The Pain Off Breast Feeding 3Health News:UN Agencys Checklist on Health Care Error 2Health News:Cats at Home Poses Allergy Risk in Young Children 2Health News:Higher Intake of Calcium and Vitamin D Linked With Brain Lesions in Older People 2Health News:United Kingdom: Maternity Units Exposed! Leaves Much to Be Desired 2
(Date:8/21/2014)... HOUSTON , Aug. 21, 2014   Memorial Hermann ... Anderson Cancer Center today announced a new partnership to ... network of community breast care centers in the greater ... November, MD Anderson will become the exclusive provider of professional ... care centers, located in Memorial City, The Woodlands ...
(Date:8/21/2014)...  Publicis Groupe customer engagement agency Rosetta ... Healthcare Industry Group Leader, has been featured in the ... inspiring people in the life-sciences industry. Those chosen for ... marketing, technology, creativity, strategy and medicine. ... in its leading Rosetta Consulting practice. In 2012, she ...
(Date:8/21/2014)... HAMBURG, Germany , Aug. 21, 2014 /PRNewswire/ ... collaborating with Deutsches Elektronen-Synchrotron ( DESY ), a leading ... to speed up management and storage of massive volumes ... Analytics architecture based on IBM software defined technology ... data at peak performance and help scientists worldwide gain ...
Breaking Medicine Technology:Memorial Hermann, MD Anderson join forces to provide enhanced breast imaging services throughout the Greater Houston Region 2Memorial Hermann, MD Anderson join forces to provide enhanced breast imaging services throughout the Greater Houston Region 3Memorial Hermann, MD Anderson join forces to provide enhanced breast imaging services throughout the Greater Houston Region 4Shannon Hartley Shines in PharmaVOICE 100 2DESY and IBM Develop Big Data Architecture for Science 2DESY and IBM Develop Big Data Architecture for Science 3
... image quality at low light intensity. Leica ... system is specifically designed for imaging applications ... create bright, vibrant images without noise or ... by the Leica cameras allow dark and ...
Coolpix 4500 microscope package includes Coolpix 4500 digital camera, MDC-A relay lens and EH52 AC adapter....
Semi-Automated Chemistry Analyzer with model screen master. The Screen Master incorporates many powerful features in one compact unit. Useful for biochemical investigations, enzymatic, immunoturbidi...
... Geometric Data Hemastainer. Formulated to ... quality control tested on human ... staining and absence of precipitate. ... a minimum of eight hours ...
Medicine Products: