The elimination of both the breast and lymphoid glands is included in the modified radical mastectomy:

  • The whole breast is cut by the surgeon.
  • Dissection of the axillary lymph node is done in which underarms lymph nodes are eliminated from levels I and II.
  • Apart from the portion which needs to be removed, no other muscles are operated on.

Who gets a radical mastectomy usually?

Today, only after breast cancer has spread to the chest muscles of the breast, radical mastectomy is advised. Radical mastectomy, while widespread in the past, has seldom been achieved today, as modified radical mastectomy has in most cases been similarly successful and less configurable.


Partial Mastectomy

The cancerous portion and any natural tissue around the breast tissue were removed as part of mastectomy. Although lumpectomy is a type of partial mastectomy, in partial mastectomy more tissue than lumpectomy is removed.

Mastectomy that saves space

Both breast tissues are cut, but the nipple is left alone during the nip-sparing mastectomy.

The proliferation of unregulated breast cells is a phenomenon of breast cancer. The breasts are the surface of the wall of the thorn. The average breast occupies between 15 and 20 milk ducts separated into canals, lobes, and lobules. They are all supplied by fiber tissue, fat, blood vessels, nerves, and lymphatics. These are protected by connective tissue. In females worldwide, breast cancer is the most prevalent invasive cancer. Invasive female cancer accounts for 22.9%.

At B.P Poddar our specialist focuses on enhanced progressive mastectomy, Breast cancer procedures, Breast restrictive surgery, Breast oncoplastic surgery, Benign Breast Surgery.

Breast cancer’s main risk factors:

Age: Women of older age are more likely to develop breast cancer.

Personal history: Among women who have a close family (sister, mother, daughter) with the condition, the risk of breast cancer is greater.

Personal story: in one breast, breast cancer raises the risk of breast cancer.