Chapter 4. The Breast and Chest Wall

  1. Adrian M. Richards MSc FRCS (Plast.)1 and
  2. Ian T. Jackson Professor2

Published Online: 14 JAN 2008

DOI: 10.1002/9780470755242.ch4

Key Notes on Plastic Surgery

Key Notes on Plastic Surgery

How to Cite

Richards, A. M. and Jackson, I. T. (eds) (2002) The Breast and Chest Wall, in Key Notes on Plastic Surgery, Blackwell Science Ltd, Oxford, UK. doi: 10.1002/9780470755242.ch4

Editor Information

  1. 1

    Consultant Plastic Surgeon, Stoke Mandeville NHS Trust, Aylesbury, Buckinghamshire, United Kingdom

  2. 2

    Director of Craniofacial and Reconstructive Surgery, Providence Hospital, Michigan, USA

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 14 JAN 2008
  2. Published Print: 1 JAN 2002

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780632056682

Online ISBN: 9780470755242



  • macular stains;
  • glaucoma;
  • breast anatomy;
  • breast-cup size;
  • skin excision


This chapter contains section titled:

  • Breast anatomy

  • Breast reduction

  • Mastopexy

  • The tuberous breast

  • Gynaecomastia

  • Breast augmentation

  • Breast cancer

  • Breast reconstruction

  • Chest wall reconstruction