[Complications following axillary dissection for breast carcinoma].

Axillary dissection in breast cancer is performed to stage the tumor and to obtain regional tumour control. It is associated with some morbidity. Recently mention was made of post-axillary dissection pain of the arm following damage to one or more of the intercostobrachial nerves. In the University Hospital of Utrecht a radical axillary dissection is… CONTINUE READING