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Mastectomy with axillary node dissection CareMap  
Abstract:  This handout, called a CareMap, shows what a patient may expect when scheduled for mastectomy surgery with axillary node dissection at University of Washington Medical Center. It covers how to get ready for the surgery, what to expect on the day of surgery and during the hospital stay, and self-care for 3 weeks after discharge.
Author: Surgical Specialties Center/Surgical Services
Publisher/Date/Rev:  University of Washington Medical Center, 2016, May 1, 2016
UWMC Availability:  Surgical Specialties Center/Surgical Services
General Topics:  Surgery; Hospital Stay
Specific Subject(s):  Self Care; Mastectomy
Language(s):  English
Audience:  Caregiver; Patient
Format: Flyer
Reading Level: Unknown
Cost: Unknown
Web Site Location:  http://healthonline.washington.edu/

Health Online Citation #4459

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