Labioplasty: Anatomy, etiology and a new surgical approach

Oren M. Tepper, Marcelo Wulkan, Alan Matarasso

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Abstract

Increasing numbers of women are seeking correction of labial hypertrophy for aesthetic and/or functional reasons. It is therefore important for plastic surgeons to become familiar with labioplasty surgical techniques. The authors review the history and current status of labioplasty surgery for practicing plastic surgeons, with particular emphasis on anatomy, diagnosis, indications, and various techniques.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)511-518
Number of pages8
JournalAesthetic Surgery Journal
Volume31
Issue number5
DOIs
Publication statusPublished - Jul 1 2011

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Keywords

  • body contouring
  • hypertrophy
  • labia minora
  • labioplasty

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Surgery

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