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It is rather common in everyday conversations to use the terms “plastic surgery” and “cosmetic surgery” as synonyms, nevertheless the two concepts do not perfectly overlap in meaning. Plastic surgery is a much broader category which involves medical intervention to restore or correct body form and function, either to preserve health or for aesthetic reasons. […]

Whenever you hear the term, “plastic surgery”, you may think of a world of face lifts and breast implants. While these are certainly types of plastic surgery, plastic surgery encompasses much more. Plastic surgery is a branch of surgery that involves alteration and manipulation of the physical form and appearance of the human body. The […]