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Scientists have found a way to restore a breast after cancer

December 19 2007

Japanese scientists have learned how to eliminate the defects after removal of breast cancer. The trials of a new technique developed by US-based Cytori Therapeutics, attended by two dozen women.

All patients in the past had surgery to remove a tumor and a minimal amount of surrounding tissue, without complete removal of the breast - lyumpektomiyu.

As the "building material" for the restoration of the breast tissue was used "native" adipose tissue of patients with stomach and thighs, mixed with the stem cells capable of forming new fat cells and blood vessels.

From the report on the results of the study, which was presented by its leader Keizo Sugimachi a symposium on breast cancer, which was held in San Antonio, it was clear that all patients suffered a good procedure, no one had any tissue rejection, and the appearance of breasts has improved substantially. Eight months after treatment 80% of patients were satisfied with the results.

Annually in the U.S. conducted more than 100 thousand lyumpektomy. They lead to a noticeable deformation chest, which increases with time. None of the existing methods for correction of the breast in this case is not effective. The technique, tested by Japanese scientists recognized a promising, but her ordeal is not over. The next year, planned two more large-scale clinical trials to be held in Europe and Japan, wrote

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