Plastic surgery is a surgical specialty that aims to correct or restore form and function of body parts.
It has two branches, reconstructive plastic surgery and cosmetic surgery, with the latter being the best-known kind of plastic surgery.
Reconstructive plastic surgery – is done to correct dysfunctions caused by burns, traumatic injuries, congenital and developmental anomalies, infection and disease.
What are the common reconstructive procedures?
Cosmetic surgery – is done as an elective procedure with the primary purpose of improving appearance.
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