This difference is greater in foreign countries than in the United States. Ultrasonography revealed breast tissue involution ACR 1. The abstract on right breast of this study is to identify causing factors associated with an increased incidence of breast ptosis and to confirm the factor that has the strongest impact on the development of breast ptosis. The literature on the occurrence of left and of right breast cancer in the United States and in foreign countries is reviewed. Upon statistical analysis, age, BMI, breast tissue weight and number of pregnancies were found to be significant causing factors for breast ptosis.
This difference is greater in foreign countries than in the United States. Citing articles via Google Scholar. Abstract Lipomas are the most frequent mesenchymal tumors consisting of mature fat cells and are usually benign. All Published work is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution 4. We found breast tissue weight is the most important factor of breast ptosis.
Neither history of breast-feeding nor smoking was found to be a significant causing factor for ptosis. Receive exclusive offers and updates from Oxford Academic. Article notes Copyright and License information Disclaimer. This abstract on right breast was performed for patients who presented to a University-based plastic surgery clinic seeking consultation for mastectomy and breast reconstruction surgery between Jan and Apr. Don't already have an Oxford Academic account?