[ mas-tuh-pek-see ]
/ ˈmæs təˌpɛk si /
fixation of a pendulous breast.
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Words nearby mastopexy
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Medical definitions for mastopexy
[ măs′tə-pĕk′sē ]
Plastic surgery to correct sagging breasts.mazopexy
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