A novel approach to translymphatic chemotherapy targeting sentinel lymph nodes of patients with oral cancer using intra-arterial chemotherapy - preliminary study

@inproceedings{Yokoyama2011ANA,
  title={A novel approach to translymphatic chemotherapy targeting sentinel lymph nodes of patients with oral cancer using intra-arterial chemotherapy - preliminary study},
  author={Junkichi Yokoyama and Shin Ito and Shinichi Ohba and Mitsuhisa Fujimaki and Katsuhisa Ikeda},
  booktitle={Head & neck oncology},
  year={2011}
}
BACKGROUND Recent progress in ICG (indocyanine green) fluorescence imaging has provided a means by which we can detect sentinel lymph nodes (SLNs) without the risk of exposing patients to radiation. Neck metastasis is the most significant prognostic factor. It is imperative that early metastasis can be controlled. Intra-arterial chemotherapy is performed in… CONTINUE READING