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Mastectomy Breast Forms
What is a symmetrical breast form?
A symmetrical breast form fits and can be worn on either your left or right side. The design is identical (symmetrical), allowing for this. When shopping for a symmetrical form, select the size you need.
What is an asymmetrical breast form?
What is a partial breast form?
A partial breast form, also referred to as a shaper, balancing shaper or partial shaper, fills in missing or uneven breast tissue on one area of your breast. Full breast forms cover your entire breast. Partial shapers work well after a lumpectomy.