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Macrodactyly - an innate problem in which there is an abnormal growth of a finger.

Mastectomy - surgery to remove parts of or all of the breast.

Maxillofacial - pertaining to the jaws and face.

Macrodactyly - A condition that affects children in which the fingers or toes grow abnormally large.

Macular stain - A small birthmark that is often nothing more than a small, mild, red blemish on the skin.

Mammoplasty - Any reconstructive or cosmetic surgical procedure that alters the size or shape of the breast.

Mastopexy - Also called a breast lift; this procedure removes excess skin in order to lift up sagging or drooping breasts.

Melanocytes - A pigment producing cell found in the skin, hair and eyes that gives them their color.

Melanoma - The most hazardous form of skin cancer. Melanoma can spread rapidly and be fatal if not treated or detected.

Melasma - A condition in which pigmentation of the cheeks of the face darkens into tan or brown patches. This condition occurs in half of all women at some point in their pregnancy period.

Mentoplasty - Surgery of the chin, whereby its shape and/or size is altered.

Micropigmentation - A form of tattooing commonly used to apply permanent makeup by injecting iron oxide pigment into the middle layer of your skin (dermis).

Milk Ducts - Tubes that allow milk to run to the nipple.

Mondors Disease - A surface breast vein that has become clotted or inflamed.

Microsurgery - Any of various surgical procedures performed under magnification and with small specialized instruments; this allows for very delicate operations, as the reconnection of severed blood vessels and nerves.



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