Dr. Toni Zhong – Breast Reconstruction Surgery After Cancer Could Damage Muscle Strength: Study

A cutting-edge breast reconstruction surgery that uses tissue from a woman’s own abdomen to build a new breast after a mastectomy could have a previously unrealized damaging side effect: muscle weakness.

The findings come from a new Canadian study published online in CANCER, a peer-reviewed journal of the American Cancer Society.

Original Article

National Post

http://news.nationalpost.com/2011/10/24/breast-reconstruction-surgery-after-cancer-could-damage-muscle-strength-study/

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