Marcus Castro Ferreira

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Country: Brazil

Publications

  1. ncbi Complications with the use of botulinum toxin type a in facial rejuvenation: report of 8 cases
    Marcus Castro Ferreira
    Aesthetic Plast Surg 28:441-4. 2004
  2. ncbi Result of microvascular gracilis transplantation for facial paralysis-personal series
    Marcus Castro Ferreira
    Division of Plastic Surgery, Hospital das Clinicas, Faculty of Medicine, University of Sao Paulo, Office Rua Barata Ribeiro, 483 160 andar cj 161, CEP 01308 São Paulo, Brazil
    Clin Plast Surg 29:515-22, vi. 2002
  3. ncbi Negative pressure therapy (vacuum) for wound bed preparation among diabetic patients: case series
    Marcus Castro Ferreira
    Plastic Surgery Division, Faculdade de Medicina, Universidade de São Paulo FMUSP, Sao Paulo, Brazil
    Sao Paulo Med J 127:166-70. 2009
  4. ncbi Periareolar skin-sparing mastectomy and latissimus dorsi flap with biodimensional expander implant reconstruction: surgical planning, outcome, and complications
    Alexandre Mendonça Munhoz
    Division of Plastic Surgery, University of Sao Paulo School of Medicine, Sao Paulo, Brazil
    Plast Reconstr Surg 119:1637-49; discussion 1650-2. 2007
  5. doi Outcome analysis of immediate and delayed conservative breast surgery reconstruction with mastopexy and reduction mammaplasty techniques
    Alexandre Mendonça Munhoz
    Division of Plastic Surgery, University of Sao Paulo School of Medicine, Sao Paulo, Brazil
    Ann Plast Surg 67:220-5. 2011
  6. ncbi The role of the lateral thoracodorsal fasciocutaneous flap in immediate conservative breast surgery reconstruction
    Alexandre Mendonça Munhoz
    Division of Plastic Surgery, University of Sao Paulo School of Medicine, Sao Paulo, Brazil
    Plast Reconstr Surg 117:1699-710. 2006
  7. doi Clinical outcomes following nipple-areola-sparing mastectomy with immediate implant-based breast reconstruction: a 12-year experience with an analysis of patient and breast-related factors for complications
    Alexandre Mendonça Munhoz
    Division of Plastic Surgery, Hospital Sirio Libanes, Rua Mato Grosso 306 cj 1705 1706, Sao Paulo, SP, 01239 040, Brazil
    Breast Cancer Res Treat 140:545-55. 2013
  8. ncbi Critical analysis of reduction mammaplasty techniques in combination with conservative breast surgery for early breast cancer treatment
    Alexandre Mendonça Munhoz
    Division of Plastic Surgery, University of Sao Paulo School of Medicine, Sao Paulo, Brazil
    Plast Reconstr Surg 117:1091-103; discussion 1104-7. 2006
  9. ncbi The influence of subfascial transaxillary breast augmentation in axillary lymphatic drainage patterns and sentinel lymph node detection
    Alexandre Mendonça Munhoz
    Division of Plastic Surgery, University of Sao Paulo School of Medicine, Sao Paulo, Brazil
    Ann Plast Surg 58:141-9. 2007
  10. ncbi Aesthetic labia minora reduction with inferior wedge resection and superior pedicle flap reconstruction
    Alexandre Mendonça Munhoz
    Division of Plastic Surgery, University of Sao Paulo School of Medicine, Brazil
    Plast Reconstr Surg 118:1237-47; discussion 1248-50. 2006

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  1. ncbi Complications with the use of botulinum toxin type a in facial rejuvenation: report of 8 cases
    Marcus Castro Ferreira
    Aesthetic Plast Surg 28:441-4. 2004
    ..With specific treatment for each patient, the lengths of these complications seemed to be reduced...
  2. ncbi Result of microvascular gracilis transplantation for facial paralysis-personal series
    Marcus Castro Ferreira
    Division of Plastic Surgery, Hospital das Clinicas, Faculty of Medicine, University of Sao Paulo, Office Rua Barata Ribeiro, 483 160 andar cj 161, CEP 01308 São Paulo, Brazil
    Clin Plast Surg 29:515-22, vi. 2002
    ..Clinical series of segmental gracilis microvascular transplantation for the treatment of long-standing facial paralysis. Discussion on the evaluation of results and some data obtained from this series...
  3. ncbi Negative pressure therapy (vacuum) for wound bed preparation among diabetic patients: case series
    Marcus Castro Ferreira
    Plastic Surgery Division, Faculdade de Medicina, Universidade de São Paulo FMUSP, Sao Paulo, Brazil
    Sao Paulo Med J 127:166-70. 2009
    ..Negative pressure using a vacuum system has been proposed for speeding up the treatment. This paper had the objective of analyzing the effects of this therapy on wound bed preparation among diabetic patients...
  4. ncbi Periareolar skin-sparing mastectomy and latissimus dorsi flap with biodimensional expander implant reconstruction: surgical planning, outcome, and complications
    Alexandre Mendonça Munhoz
    Division of Plastic Surgery, University of Sao Paulo School of Medicine, Sao Paulo, Brazil
    Plast Reconstr Surg 119:1637-49; discussion 1650-2. 2007
    ..The purpose of this study was to analyze the feasibility of the technique, surgical planning, and its outcome following skin-sparing mastectomy...
  5. doi Outcome analysis of immediate and delayed conservative breast surgery reconstruction with mastopexy and reduction mammaplasty techniques
    Alexandre Mendonça Munhoz
    Division of Plastic Surgery, University of Sao Paulo School of Medicine, Sao Paulo, Brazil
    Ann Plast Surg 67:220-5. 2011
    ..Bilateral mammaplasty or mastopexy is frequently used for oncoplastic objectives. However, little information has been available regarding outcome following immediate and delayed reconstruction...
  6. ncbi The role of the lateral thoracodorsal fasciocutaneous flap in immediate conservative breast surgery reconstruction
    Alexandre Mendonça Munhoz
    Division of Plastic Surgery, University of Sao Paulo School of Medicine, Sao Paulo, Brazil
    Plast Reconstr Surg 117:1699-710. 2006
    ....
  7. doi Clinical outcomes following nipple-areola-sparing mastectomy with immediate implant-based breast reconstruction: a 12-year experience with an analysis of patient and breast-related factors for complications
    Alexandre Mendonça Munhoz
    Division of Plastic Surgery, Hospital Sirio Libanes, Rua Mato Grosso 306 cj 1705 1706, Sao Paulo, SP, 01239 040, Brazil
    Breast Cancer Res Treat 140:545-55. 2013
    ..Success depends on coordinated planning with the oncologic surgeon and careful preoperative and intraoperative management. Surgical risk factors include incision type, obesity, and weight of breast specimen. ..
  8. ncbi Critical analysis of reduction mammaplasty techniques in combination with conservative breast surgery for early breast cancer treatment
    Alexandre Mendonça Munhoz
    Division of Plastic Surgery, University of Sao Paulo School of Medicine, Sao Paulo, Brazil
    Plast Reconstr Surg 117:1091-103; discussion 1104-7. 2006
    ..The purpose of this study was to analyze the feasibility of the technique and its outcome following conservative breast surgery...
  9. ncbi The influence of subfascial transaxillary breast augmentation in axillary lymphatic drainage patterns and sentinel lymph node detection
    Alexandre Mendonça Munhoz
    Division of Plastic Surgery, University of Sao Paulo School of Medicine, Sao Paulo, Brazil
    Ann Plast Surg 58:141-9. 2007
    ..To date, no information is available regarding the feasibility of SLN identification in patients with previous transaxillary breast augmentation (TBA)...
  10. ncbi Aesthetic labia minora reduction with inferior wedge resection and superior pedicle flap reconstruction
    Alexandre Mendonça Munhoz
    Division of Plastic Surgery, University of Sao Paulo School of Medicine, Brazil
    Plast Reconstr Surg 118:1237-47; discussion 1248-50. 2006
    ..This study was designed to review a series of labia minora reductions using inferior wedge resection and superior pedicle flap reconstruction...
  11. ncbi Superior-medial dermoglandular pedicle reduction mammaplasty for immediate conservative breast surgery reconstruction: technical aspects and outcome
    Alexandre Mendonça Munhoz
    Division of Plastic Surgery, University of Sao Paulo School of Medicine, Sao Paulo, Brazil
    Ann Plast Surg 57:502-8. 2006
    ..The purpose of this study is to analyze the feasibility of the technique and describe the surgical planning and its outcome following oncologic surgery...
  12. doi Optimizing the nipple-areola sparing mastectomy with double concentric periareolar incision and biodimensional expander-implant reconstruction: aesthetic and technical refinements
    Alexandre Mendonça Munhoz
    Division of Plastic Surgery and Breast Surgery Group, University of Sao Paulo School of Medicine, Sao Paulo, Brazil Mastology Department, Hospital Sírio Libanês São Paulo, Sao Paulo, Brazil
    Breast 18:356-67. 2009
    ..DCPI-BEIS is a simple and reliable technique for NSM reconstruction. The success depends on patient selection, coordinated planning with the oncologic surgeon and careful intra-operative and post-operative management...
  13. ncbi Clinical outcome of abdominal wall after DIEP flap harvesting and immediate application of abdominoplasty techniques
    Alexandre Mendonça Munhoz
    Division of Plastic Surgery, University of Sao Paulo School of Medicine, Sao Paulo, Brazil
    Plast Reconstr Surg 116:1881-93. 2005
    ..The aim of this study was to analyze the feasibility of immediate clinical application of traditional abdominoplasty techniques after DIEP flap harvesting...
  14. doi Superficial inferior epigastric artery (SIEA) free flap using perforator vessels as a recipient site: clinical implications in autologous breast reconstruction
    Alexandre Mendonça Munhoz
    Division of Plastic Surgery, Department of Radiology, University of Sao Paulo School of Medicine, Sao Paulo, Brazil
    Am J Surg 202:612-7. 2011
    ..Besides adequate flap choice, the proper selection of the recipient vessels is an important factor. Thus, the internal mammary perforator branches (IMPBs) have been an attractive option regarding recipient pedicle morbidity...
  15. ncbi [Effects of streptokinase and hyperbaric oxygen therapy on venous occlusion after limb reimplantation in rats]
    Marcelo Sacramento Cunha
    Disciplina de Cirurgia Plástica, Laboratório de Cirurgia Plástica e Microcirurgia da FMUSP, Faculdade de Medicina, Universidade de Sao Paulo, Brazil
    Rev Assoc Med Bras 53:29-33. 2007
    ..The effectiveness of streptokinase and hyperbaric oxygen therapy on venous occlusion after limb reimplantation was tested in rats...
  16. ncbi [Study of the effect of streptokinase and allopurinol in island skin flaps submitted to prolonged ischemia: experimental study in rats]
    Tatiana de Moura
    Hospital das Clinicas, Sao Paulo, SP
    Rev Assoc Med Bras 55:601-5. 2009
    ..To establish a relation between the survival rate of island skin flaps submitted to prolonged ischemia and the effect of streptokinase and allopurinol administered after the ischemic period...
  17. doi Aesthetic quality of the nipple-areola complex in breast reconstruction with a new local graft technique
    Marcio Paulino Costa
    Brazilian Society of Plastic Surgery, Hospital das Clinicas, University of Sao Paulo, Sao Paulo, Brazil
    Aesthetic Plast Surg 33:774-9. 2009
    ..The objective of this study was to present an areola reconstruction technique with local skin graft to improve the texture and aspect of the reconstructed areola, searching for a natural look...
  18. ncbi Immediate skin-sparing mastectomy reconstruction with deep inferior epigastric perforator (DIEP) flap. Technical aspects and outcome
    Alexandre Mendonça Munhoz
    Division of Plastic Surgery, University of Sao Paulo School of Medicine, Sao Paulo, Brazil
    Breast J 13:470-8. 2007
    ..The main advantage is that patients can safely undergo dual procedures with the added aesthetic benefits in breast and abdominal donor site...
  19. doi Immediate locally advanced breast cancer and chest wall reconstruction: surgical planning and reconstruction strategies with extended V-Y latissimus dorsi myocutaneous flap
    Alexandre Mendonça Munhoz
    Division of Plastic Surgery and Breast Surgery Group, University of Sao Paulo School of Medicine, Hospital Sirio Libanes, and Cancer Institute of São Paulo, University of Sao Paulo, Sao Paulo, Brazil
    Plast Reconstr Surg 127:2186-97. 2011
    ..Immediate reconstruction is controversial and presents a complicated scenario for breast surgeons and plastic surgeons...
  20. ncbi The use of a deep inferior epigastric perforator flap (DIEP) in a case of severe breast asymmetry secondary to radiation therapy during childhood
    Alexandre Mendonça Munhoz
    Division of Plastic Surgery, University of Sao Paulo School of Medicine, Sao Paulo, Brazil
    Breast J 13:76-82. 2007
    ..However, the need for microsurgical training as well as the extended surgical time are the main limiting factors for the use of this flap...
  21. doi Analysis of the strength of the abdominal fascia in different sutures used in abdominoplasties
    Luis Henrique Ishida
    Hospital das Clinicas, University of Sao Paulo School of Medicine, Sao Paulo, Brazil
    Aesthetic Plast Surg 35:435-8. 2011
    ..Based on this anatomical feature, vertical sutures are suggested for the correction of diastasis recti, since they include a greater amount of fascial fibers and thus would be more resistant to tensile strength than horizontal ones...
  22. ncbi Bilateral reduction mammaplasty for immediate breast conservation surgery reconstruction and intraoperative radiotherapy: a preliminary report
    Alexandre Mendonça Munhoz
    Department of Plastic Surgery, University of São Paulo and Hospital Sírio Libanês, Sao Paulo, Rua da Consolação 3605 ap 91, 01416 001, Sao Paulo, SP, Brazil
    Aesthetic Plast Surg 31:94-100. 2007
    ..Clinical use of reduction mammaplasty (RM) techniques in oncologic breast surgery has been described previously. However, no previous studies have mentioned its application after breast conservation surgery and IORT...
  23. doi Assessment of immediate conservative breast surgery reconstruction: a classification system of defects revisited and an algorithm for selecting the appropriate technique
    Alexandre Mendonça Munhoz
    Division of Plastic Surgery, University of Sao Paulo School of Medicine, Brazil
    Plast Reconstr Surg 121:716-27. 2008
    ..The objectives of this study were to establish a classification system for partial breast defects and to develop a reconstructive algorithm...
  24. ncbi Re: implications of transaxillary breast augmentation: lifetime probability for the development of breast cancer and sentinel node mapping interference
    Alexandre Mendonça Munhoz
    University of Sao Paulo, Sao Paulo, Brazil
    Aesthetic Plast Surg 31:320-1. 2007
  25. doi Complications after polymethylmethacrylate injections: report of 32 cases
    Alessandra Grassi Salles
    Division of Plastic Surgery, Faculty of Medicine, University of Sao Paulo, Brazil
    Plast Reconstr Surg 121:1811-20. 2008
    ..During the past 15 years, polymethylmethacrylate has been used as a synthetic permanent filler for soft-tissue augmentation...
  26. ncbi Experience with local negative pressure (vacuum method) in the treatment of complex wounds
    Alexandre Wada
    Division of Plastic Surgery, Hospital das Clinicas, Faculdade de Medicina, Universidade de Sao Paulo, CEP 01403 002 São Paulo, Brazil
    Sao Paulo Med J 124:150-3. 2006
    ..Use of topical negative pressure over difficult-to-heal wounds has been studied. The objective of this study was to analyze the effects from negative pressure in the treatment of complex wounds...
  27. ncbi Outcome analysis of breast-conservation surgery and immediate latissimus dorsi flap reconstruction in patients with T1 to T2 breast cancer
    Alexandre Mendonça Munhoz
    Division of Plastic Surgery, University of Sao Paulo School of Medicine, Sao Paulo, Brazil
    Plast Reconstr Surg 116:741-52. 2005
    ..The aim of this study was to perform a retrospective review on 48 patients undergoing immediate latissimus dorsi myocutaneous flap surgery following conservative breast surgery between 1999 and 2004...
  28. ncbi Complex wounds
    Marcus Castro Ferreira
    Division of Plastic Surgery, Hospital das Clinicas, Sao Paulo University Medical School, Sao Paulo, SP, Brazil
    Clinics (Sao Paulo) 61:571-8. 2006
    ..A brief review is provided of the major groups of complex wounds--diabetic wounds, pressure sores, chronic venous ulcers, post-infection soft-tissue gangrenes, and ulcers resulting from vasculitis...
  29. pmc Mechanical evaluation of the resistance and elastance of post-burn scars after topical treatment with tretinoin
    Maria Fernanda Demattê
    Hospital das Clinicas, Faculty of Medicine, University of Sao Paulo, Sao Paulo, Brazil
    Clinics (Sao Paulo) 66:1949-54. 2011
    ..The objective of this prospective study was to examine the effects of treatment with 0.05% tretinoin for one year on the biomechanical behavior and histological changes undergone by facial skin with post-burn scarring...
  30. ncbi The versatility of the free lateral arm flap in head and neck soft tissue reconstruction: clinical experience of 210 cases
    Jose Carlos Marques Faria
    Microsurgery Surgery Division, Hospital do Cancer A C Camargo, Sao Paulo, Brazil
    J Plast Reconstr Aesthet Surg 61:172-9. 2008
    ..The possibility of sensory recovery through neural anastomoses and low donor site morbidity enhances its efficiency...
  31. ncbi Perforator flap breast reconstruction using internal mammary perforator branches as a recipient site: an anatomical and clinical analysis
    Alexandre Mendonça Munhoz
    Division of Plastic Surgery, University of Sao Paulo School of Medicine, Sao Paulo SP, Brazil
    Plast Reconstr Surg 114:62-8. 2004
    ..Despite this, limited surgical exposure, caliber incompatibility, and technical difficulties have to be considered as the main restrictions...
  32. doi Intralesional pentoxifylline as an adjuvant treatment for perioral post-burn hypertrophic scars
    Cesar Isaac
    Faculty of Medicine, Cell Culture and Wound Healing Research Laboratory, Division of Plastic Surgery, University of Sao Paulo, Avenida Doutor Arnaldo 455 sala 1360, Sao Paulo, Brazil
    Burns 36:831-5. 2010
    ..20 mm) as much as the dental distance (DD=4.19 mm) in the treated group, than in the control group. It was noted that pentoxifylline increases the elasticity of hypertrophic scars in the perioral area...
  33. ncbi [Cutaneous sensibility threshold in the feet of diabetic patients with pressure specified sensory device: an assessment of the neuropathy]
    Viviane Fernandes de Carvalho
    FMUSP, Sao Paulo, Brazil
    Rev Assoc Med Bras 55:29-34. 2009
    ..Pressure of one or two points is tested both statically and with movement, thus assessing the function of fast and slow response nerve fibers...
  34. doi Alternative surgical treatment of paralytic lagophthalmos using autogenic cartilage grafts and canthopexy
    Henri Friedhofer
    Division of Plastic Surgery, Faculty of Medicine, University of Sao Paulo, Sao Paulo, Brazil
    Ann Plast Surg 71:135-9. 2013
    ..This procedure was also accompanied by elevation of the lower eyelid using the cartilage graft for moderate cases...
  35. doi Clinical trial comparing 3 different wound dressings for the management of partial-thickness skin graft donor sites
    Viviane Fernandes de Carvalho
    Doctor in Health Sciences, Faculty of Medicine, Cell Culture and Wound Healing Research Laboratory, Division of Plastic Surgery, University of Sao Paulo, Brazil
    J Wound Ostomy Continence Nurs 38:643-7. 2011
    ..This study was undertaken to determine the effects of 3 different dressings on healing of donor sites and patient discomfort related to donor sites...
  36. doi Botulinum toxin injection in long-standing facial paralysis patients: improvement of facial symmetry observed up to 6 months
    Alessandra Grassi Salles
    Division of Plastic Surgery, Faculty of Medicine, University of Sao Paulo, Sao Paulo, Brazil
    Aesthetic Plast Surg 33:582-90. 2009
    ..We evaluated facial symmetry after treating with botulinum toxin the healthy side of the face of 25 patients with long-standing facial paralysis who had previously been treated by surgical methods, with 6 months follow-up...
  37. doi Comparative analysis of the influence of perichondrium on conjunctival epithelialization on conchal cartilage grafts in eyelid reconstruction: experimental study in rabbits
    Marcelus V A S Nigro
    Division of Plastic Surgery, University of Sao Paulo Medical School, Hospital das Clinicas, Sao Paulo, Brazil
    Plast Reconstr Surg 123:55-63. 2009
    ..The aim of this study was to perform a comparative analysis of the influence of perichondrium on conjunctival epithelialization over conchal cartilage grafts used in eyelid reconstruction in rabbits...
  38. ncbi Evaluation of cutaneous sensibility on infraorbital nerve area
    Walfredo Cherubini Fogaça
    Division of Plastic Surgery, University of Sao Paulo School of Medicine, Sao Paulo, Brazil
    J Craniofac Surg 16:953-6. 2005
    ..The measurement of two point discrimination distance and the evaluation of cutaneous pressure threshold provided reliable and reproducible data that can be used as a standard to determine facial cutaneous sensibility...
  39. ncbi Face transplantation in rats. Reproducibility of the experimental model in Brazil
    Fabio de Freitas Busnardo
    Faculty of Medicine, University of Sao Paulo, Brazil
    Acta Cir Bras 29:532-7. 2014
    ..To investigate the reproducibility of the experimental model of face allotransplantation in rats in Brazil...
  40. ncbi The influence of reduction mammaplasty techniques in synchronous breast cancer diagnosis and metachronous breast cancer prevention
    Marcos Desiderio Ricci
    Department of Gynecology and Division of Plastic Surgery, University of Sao Paulo School of Medicine, Sao Paulo, Brazil
    Ann Plast Surg 57:125-32; discussion 133. 2006
    ..The purpose of this study is to analyze the role of RM in the contralateral breast (CB) synchronous cancer (SBC) incidence, the impact in risk reduction for metachronous breast cancer (MBC), the disease-free period, and overall survival..
  41. doi Monsplasty for women after massive weight loss
    Maíra Marques
    Division of Plastic Surgery, University of Sao Paulo School of Medicine, Av São Gabriel, 201, cj 704 5, Sao Paulo, 01435 001, Brazil
    Aesthetic Plast Surg 36:511-6. 2012
    ..This deformity requires adequate surgical treatment whether combined with abdominoplasty or not. The enlarged pubogenital area may lead to psychosocial distress and impaired quality of life...
  42. doi Evaluation of aesthetic abdominal surgery using a new clinical scale
    Alessandra Grassi Salles
    Division of Plastic Surgery, Faculty of Medicine, University of Sao Paulo, Av Dr Arnaldo, 455, sala 1360, Sao Paulo, SP, 01246 903, Brazil
    Aesthetic Plast Surg 36:49-53. 2012
    ..The scale options are 0 (poor), 1 (fair), and 2 (good), and the total rate can range from 0 to 10...
  43. ncbi Role of plastic surgery on the treatment complex wounds
    Pedro Soler Coltro
    Department of Plastic Surgery, Faculty of Medicine, Universidade de Sao Paulo USP, Sao Paulo, Brazil
    Rev Col Bras Cir 38:381-6. 2011
    ..To report the performance of plastic surgery in the treatment of complex wounds in a tertiary hospital, analyzing its characteristics, types of injuries and approaches adopted, with emphasis on surgical treatment...
  44. doi Effect of IIb-IIIa glycoprotein inhibitors in a partial limb amputation model submitted to warm ischemia in rats
    Marcelo Sacramento Cunha
    Division of Plastic Surgery, Hospital of Clinics, Faculty of Medicine, Federal University of Bahia UFBA, Salvador, Bahia, Brazil
    J Reconstr Microsurg 25:283-8. 2009
    ..Transoperative and postoperative mortalities were not statistically different. The administration of abciximab and tirofiban improved limb salvage after ischemia and reperfusion and did not modify mortality rates significantly...
  45. doi Pentoxifylline modifies three-dimensional collagen lattice model contraction and expression of collagen types I and III by human fibroblasts derived from post-burn hypertrophic scars and from normal skin
    Cesar Isaac
    Faculty of Medicine, Cell Culture and Wound Healing Research Laboratory, Division of Plastic Surgery, University of Sao Paulo, Avenida Doutor Arnaldo 455 sala 1360, Sao Paulo, Sao Paulo, Brazil
    Burns 35:701-6. 2009
    ..73% in NHF group, p<0.0001). PTF selectively inhibited collagen III synthesis in the HSHF group while inhibition was more evident to type I collagen synthesis in the NHF group. PTF also reduced contraction in both (HSHF and NHF) FPCL...
  46. ncbi [Body contour surgery in the massive weight loss patient: three year-experience in a secondary public hospital]
    Simone Cristina Orpheu
    Cirurgia Plástica, Hospital das Clinicas, Faculdade de Medicina, Universidade de Sao Paulo, Sao Paulo, SP, Brazil
    Rev Assoc Med Bras 55:427-33. 2009
    ..To present the clinical-surgical three year-experience related to body contour surgery in the massive weight loss patient, performed by the Plastic Surgery team of the Sapopemba State Hospital...
  47. doi Mammaplasty with inferior pedicle flap after massive weight loss
    Miguel Modolin
    Division of Plastic Surgery, University of Sao Paulo School of Medicine, Rua Canadá, 89, Sao Paulo, SP, 01436 000, Brazil
    Aesthetic Plast Surg 34:596-602. 2010
    ..The authors propose the use of a well-established mammaplasty technique to fill the upper pole, reshape the breast cone, and correct ptosis with nipple-areola complex (NAC) repositioning...
  48. ncbi Histologic response to injected phosphatidylcholine in fat tissue: experimental study in a new rabbit model
    Alessandra Grassi Salles
    Division of Plastic Surgery, Faculty of Medicine, University of Sao Paulo, Sao Paulo, Brasil
    Aesthetic Plast Surg 30:479-84; discussion 485. 2006
    ..New studies with higher doses are needed to justify the clinical use of this substance...
  49. doi Thin superior medial pedicle reduction mammaplasty for severe mammary hypertrophy
    Marcio Paulino Costa
    Hospital das Clinicas, University of Sao Paulo, Sao Paulo, SP, Brazil
    Aesthetic Plast Surg 32:645-52. 2008
    ..8-1.5 cm thick) and the resection performed in two steps: (1) the base excess at a plane perpendicular to the breast (this determines the cone's height) and (2) central half keel (this determines the breast diameter reduction)...
  50. ncbi Evaluation of cutaneous abdominal wall sensibility after abdominoplasty
    Klaus Werner Fels
    Division of Plastic Surgery, University of Sao Paulo School of Medicine, Sao Paulo, SP, Brazil
    Aesthetic Plast Surg 29:78-82. 2005
    ..05) between the groups for all regions tested. The centermost regions of the abdominal wall presented the highest index of analgesia and thermal anesthesia, as well as higher cutaneous pressure thresholds...
  51. ncbi Ultrastructural evaluation of human keratinocyte growth and differentiation on a fibrin substrate
    Daniela Yukie Sakai Tanikawa
    Department of Surgery, USP, Sao Paulo, Brazil
    Acta Cir Bras 25:541-8. 2010
    ....
  52. doi Facial palsy after blunt trauma and without facial bone fracture
    Pedro Soler Coltro
    Faculty of Medicine, University of Sao Paulo, Sao Paulo, Brazil
    J Craniofac Surg 21:1162-4. 2010
    ..The authors discuss the relationship between facial nerve traumatic injuries associated or not with the presence of facial fractures, emphasizing the importance of early recognition and appropriate treatment of such cases...
  53. ncbi Aesthetic refinements in breast augmentation with deep inferior epigastric perforator flap: a case report
    Alexandre Mendonça Munhoz
    Aesthetic Plast Surg 27:107-11. 2003
    ..Additional studies and clinical research are necessary to evaluate the real benefits as compared to silicone implants, such as operative time, the recovery period and financial implications...
  54. ncbi Surgical treatment of lymphedema of the penis and scrotum
    Miguel Modolin
    Plastic Surgery Urology Faculty of Medicine, University of Sao Paulo
    Clinics (Sao Paulo) 61:289-94. 2006
    ..The purpose of the present study is to present the experience and results of the treatment of lymphedema of the penis and scrotum by removing affected tissues and correcting the penoscrotal region...
  55. ncbi Circumferential abdominoplasty for sequential treatment after morbid obesity
    Miguel Modolin
    Hospital das Clinicas, Faculty of Medicine, University of Sao Paulo, Sao Paulo, Brazil
    Obes Surg 13:95-100. 2003
    ..Classic transverse abdominoplasties leave bulges in the flanks. This article presents an alternative procedure, circumferential abdominoplasty, which involves the perimeter of the abdomen...
  56. ncbi Reliability of inferior dermoglandular pedicle reduction mammaplasty in reconstruction of partial mastectomy defects: surgical planning and outcome
    Alexandre Mendonça Munhoz
    Division of Plastic Surgery and Breast Surgery Group, University of Sao Paulo School of Medicine, Rua da Consolação 3605 ap 91 ZIP 01416 001 Sao Paulo, SP, Brazil
    Breast 16:577-89. 2007
    ..IDP is a reliable technique and should be given consideration in cases of superior/central quadrant reconstruction. The success of the procedure depends on patient selection and careful intra-operative management...
  57. ncbi A wound contraction experimental model for studying keloids and wound-healing modulators
    Fabio Kamamoto
    Laboratório de Cirurgia Plástica, Faculdade de Medicina da Universidade de Sao Paulo, Sao Paulo, Brazil
    Artif Organs 27:701-5. 2003
    ..These observations confirm the existing hypothesis that TGF-beta may be involved in keloid formation...
  58. ncbi The vacuum assisted closure of complex wounds: report of 3 cases
    Marcus Castro Ferreira
    Division of Plastic Surgery, Faculty of Medicine, University of Sao Paulo, Sao Paulo SP, Brazil
    Rev Hosp Clin Fac Med Sao Paulo 58:227-30. 2003
    ..In the 3 cases a significant improvement of the wound conditions was achieved after 7 to 8 days, allowing successful surgical treatment with flap or skin grafts...
  59. doi Facial reanimation with masseteric nerve: babysitter or permanent procedure? Preliminary results
    Jose Carlos Marques Faria
    Division of Plastic Surgery, Hospital das Clinicas, Sao Paulo, Brazil
    Ann Plast Surg 64:31-4. 2010
    ....
  60. ncbi Stem cells from the fat tissue of rabbits: an easy-to-find experimental source
    Fabrício Carvalho Torres
    Section of Plastic Surgery, Department of Surgery, Medical School, University of Sao Paulo, Sao Paulo, Brazil
    Aesthetic Plast Surg 31:574-8. 2007
    ..The animals of this species present definite areas of lipid tissue on their back, allowing easy access to the tissue by either exeresis or liposuction...
  61. ncbi New method for evaluation of cutaneous sensibility in diabetic feet: preliminary report
    Marcus Castro Ferreira
    Division of Plastic Surgery, Hospital das Clinicas, Faculty of Medicine, University of Sao Paulo, Sao Paulo, SP, Brazil
    Rev Hosp Clin Fac Med Sao Paulo 59:286-90. 2004
    ..This paper is the first in Brazil to report the use of this device to measure cutaneous sensibility in 3 areas of the foot: the hallux pulp, the calcaneus, and the dorsum, which are territories of the tibial and fibular nerves...
  62. ncbi Sensibility of the breast after reduction mammaplasty
    Marcus Castro Ferreira
    Division of Plastic Surgery, Faculty of Medicine, University of Sao Paulo, Brazil
    Ann Plast Surg 51:1-5. 2003
    ..There are few reports of breast sensibility after mammaplasty using the PSSD, and the discrepancy in results reported using other methods of evaluation could be related to precision in evaluation...
  63. doi Sensory testing in patients with hemodialysis-associated carpal tunnel syndrome submitted to surgical decompression
    Hugo Alberto Nakamoto
    From the Division of Plastic Surgery, Faculty of Medicine, University of Sao Paulo, Sao Paulo, SP, Brazil
    Ann Plast Surg 72:685-8. 2014
    ..Evaluation of sensory thresholds using Pressure-Specified Sensory Device (PSSD) has become an important instrumental test...
  64. doi Prefabricated bone flap: an experimental study comparing deep-frozen and lyophilized-demineralized allogenic bones and tissue expression of transforming growth factor β
    Leandro Rodrigues
    From the Division of Plastic Surgery, Department of Surgery, Laboratory of Bone Diseases, Division of Nephrology, Department of Internal Medicine, Faculty of Medicine, Universidade de São Paulo USP and Institute of Plastic and Craniofacial Surgery, SOBRAPAR Hospital, Campinas, Sao Paulo, Brazil
    J Craniofac Surg 24:1914-21. 2013
    ..The purpose of this study was to evaluate demineralized/lyophilized and deep-frozen allogenic bones used for flap prefabrication and the tissue expression of transforming growth factor β (TGF-β) in these bone fragments...
  65. ncbi Reduction mammaplasty with resection of a trapezoid base prism and adduction of the arms
    Marcio Paulino Costa
    Hospital das Clinicas, Sao Paulo University, Medical School, Sao Paulo, Brazil
    Plast Reconstr Surg 116:242-50. 2005
  66. ncbi Power instrumentation for shaping the nasal cartilages
    Luiz Carlos Ishida
    Division of Plastic Surgery, University of Sao Paulo Medical School, Sao Paulo, Brazil
    Ann Plast Surg 56:375-9. 2006
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  67. ncbi Correction of blepharophimosis with silicone implant suspensor
    Henri Friedhofer
    Division of Plastic Surgery, Faculty of Medicine of São Paulo Hospital das Clínicas, Sao Paulo, Brazil
    Plast Reconstr Surg 117:1428-34. 2006
    ..Blepharophimosis is a rare autosomal-dominant syndrome involving the periorbital region. It is characterized mainly by eyelid ptosis, palpebral phimosis, telecanthus, and epicanthus inversus...
  68. ncbi Combined tretinoin and glycolic acid treatment improves mouth opening for postburn patients
    Alessandra Grassi Salles
    Division of Plastic Surgery and Burns Unit, Hospital das Clinicas, School of Medicine, University of Sao Paulo, Brazil
    Aesthetic Plast Surg 30:356-62. 2006
    ..Significant increases in D and L distances were observed after treatment, as compared with controls (p < 0.01). These results were similar in the restored and skin-grafted groups...
  69. ncbi Aesthetic considerations in facial reanimation
    Marcus Castro Ferreira
    Division of Plastic Surgery, Faculty of Medicine, University of Sao Paulo, Office Rua Barata Ribeirao, 483 cj 161 01308000, Sao Paulo, Brazil
    Clin Plast Surg 29:523-32. 2002
    ..The procedures are divided according to anatomical areas--forehead, eyelids, middle third of the face, and the lower lip...
  70. doi Lacrimal gland prolapse: management during aesthetic blepharoplasty: review of the literature and case reports
    Henri Friedhofer
    Division of Plastic Surgery, Sao Paulo University Medical School, Sao Paulo, SP, Brazil
    Aesthetic Plast Surg 33:647-53. 2009
    ..This report describes two clinical cases of patients with lacrimal gland prolapse associated with dermatochalasis and their treatment...
  71. ncbi Importance of lateral row perforator vessels in deep inferior epigastric perforator flap harvesting
    Alexandre Mendonça Munhoz
    Division of Plastic Surgery, University of Sao Paulo School of Medicine, Brazil
    Plast Reconstr Surg 113:517-24. 2004
    ..This anatomical characteristic favors dissection with reduced operative time and vascular lesion morbidity, resulting in an important anatomical parameter for DIEP flap harvesting...
  72. ncbi The feasibility of sentinel lymph node detection in patients with previous transaxillary implant breast augmentation: preliminary results
    Alexandre Mendonça Munhoz
    Division of Plastic Surgery, University of Sao Paulo School of Medicine, Rua Oscar Freire 1702 ap 78, Sao Paulo, SP, 05409 011, Brazil
    Aesthetic Plast Surg 29:163-8. 2005
    ..Sentinel lymph node detection (SLND) is a well-established technique in breast cancer. To date, no information is available regarding the feasibility of SLND for patients with previous transaxillary implants...
  73. ncbi Study of warm ischemia followed by reperfusion on a lower limb model in rats: effect of allopurinol and streptokinase
    Marcelo Sacramento Cunha
    Laboratory of Plastic Surgery and Microsurgery, Faculty of Medicine, University of Sao Paulo, Sao Paulo, SP, Brazil
    Clinics (Sao Paulo) 60:213-20. 2005
    ..We introduce a model of warm ischemia and reperfusion of the lower limb of rats with which we studied the effect of allopurinol and streptokinase...
  74. ncbi Seating position, seat belt wearing, and the consequences in facial fractures in car occupants
    Alexandre Siqueira Franco Fonseca
    Division of Plastic Surgery, Hospital das Clinicas, Medical School, Sao Paulo University, Sao Paulo, SP, Brazil
    Clinics (Sao Paulo) 62:289-94. 2007
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  75. ncbi Intraneural hematoma with extrinsic compression: experimental study in rats and therapeutic options
    Gean Paulo Scopel
    Division of Plastic Surgery, Faculty of Medicine, University of Sao Paulo, Sao Paulo, Brazil
    J Reconstr Microsurg 23:275-81. 2007
    ..Thus, immediate decompressive procedures of the intraneural hematoma provide a faster functional recovery and reduce the damage to the axon fibers...
  76. ncbi Tissue expander complications in plastic surgery: a 10-year experience
    Marcelo Sacramento Cunha
    Division of Plastic Surgery, Hospital das Clinicas, Faculty of Medicine, University of Sao Paulo
    Rev Hosp Clin Fac Med Sao Paulo 57:93-7. 2002
    ..From 1990 to 1999, 315 expanders in 164 patients were utilized. A retrospective analysis of complications and prognostic factors for complications were done...
  77. ncbi Surgical treatment of endocrine exophthalmos by removal of orbital fat: clinical experience
    Marcus Castro Ferreira
    Division of Plastic Surgery, Hospital das Clinicas, Faculty of Medicine, University of Sao Paulo, Brazil
    Rev Hosp Clin Fac Med Sao Paulo 57:217-22. 2002
    ..To report a series of 73 patients with endocrine exophthalmos treated by removal of orbital fat using the transpalpebral approach during the period 1989 to 1999...
  78. ncbi Paradigms in oncoplastic breast surgery: a careful assessment of the oncological need and esthetic objective
    Alexandre Mendonça Munhoz
    Breast J 13:326-7. 2007
  79. ncbi Marginal mandibulectomy in the surgical treatment of tonsil and retromolar trigone tumours
    Maria Beatriz Nogueira Pascoal
    Departamento de Cirurgia Plástica, USP, Sao Paulo
    Braz J Otorhinolaryngol 73:180-4. 2007
    ..Resection of the ascending ramus of the mandible can result in considerable functional and esthetic damage...
  80. ncbi Who is in control of aesthetic surgery?
    Marcus Castro Ferreira
    Aesthetic Plast Surg 29:439-40. 2005