Gestational macromastia: A medical and surgical challenge

Sara A. Bloom, Maurice Y. Nahabedian

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Gestational macromastia is a rare and complex disorder. Establishing an optimal medical and surgical management regimen has been challenging. Medical regimens have included tamoxifen, progesterone, bromocriptine, and testosterone. Surgical therapies have included reduction mammaplasty and mastectomy. This report will highlight the successful medical and surgical management in a woman with severe gestational macromastia.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)492-495
Number of pages4
JournalBreast Journal
Issue number5
StatePublished - Sep 2008


  • Free nipple graft
  • Gestational macromastia
  • Reduction mammaplasty

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Internal Medicine
  • Surgery
  • Oncology


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