Anatomy of the cutaneous lymphatic system of the trunk: a clinico-anatomical study of 90 cutaneous melanomas

@article{Bonmarchand2017AnatomyOT,
  title={Anatomy of the cutaneous lymphatic system of the trunk: a clinico-anatomical study of 90 cutaneous melanomas},
  author={A Bonmarchand and Doroth{\'e}e Coquerel-Beghin and A-B Duval-Modeste and Joseph Le Cloirec and Fabrice Duparc and Isabelle Auquit-Auckbur},
  journal={Surgical and Radiologic Anatomy},
  year={2017},
  volume={40},
  pages={3-13}
}
The cutaneous lymphatic system of the trunk is a complex network, the anatomical knowledge of which remains unclear. The lymphatic system plays a major role in the dissemination of lymphophilic cancers like melanomas. The aim of this study was to improve our knowledge, optimize the care of patients with cutaneous tumors of the trunk, and to use our clinical… CONTINUE READING