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Medical English - PLASTIC SURGERY | Topic: English for plastic surgeons 1

(Choose the best response for each one)

1. Increasing the size of one breasts = __________________________ surgery
  breast augmentation
  breast assessment
  chest augmentation

2. Dermabrasion is one procedure that helps to improve the look of scarred or __________________________ skin. ( = skin that has been damaged by the sun)

3. We can easily remove this __________________________ ( = birthmark) for you.

4. When a patient can't feel a particular part of her body, she is experiencing __________________________.

5. Laser skin resurfacing is one of the most common ways to __________________________ ( = do away with) scars.
  get out of
  renege on
  get rid of

6. One has to be careful not to __________________________ plastic surgery, since it can make you look very unnatural.

7. Part of the procedure involves the removal of __________________________ ( = extra,unnecessary) skin from the area.

8. A breast lift _________________________ ( = alters in a positive way) the shape of the breasts, not their size.

9. This has to be done __________________________ ( = together with) another procedure, the tummy tuck.
  in cahoots with
  in conjunction with
  in time with

10. After the procedure, you will __________________________ ( = have) temporary bruising, swelling, and discomfort.

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