reconstructive mammaplasty

[rē′kən-strŭktĭv]

n.

The making of a simulated breast by plastic surgery for replacement of one that has been removed.

Nearby words

  1. reconstruction,
  2. reconstruction acts,
  3. reconstructionism,
  4. reconstructionist,
  5. reconstructive,
  6. reconstructive surgery,
  7. reconvene,
  8. reconvention,
  9. reconvert,
  10. reconvey


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