Direct lymphatic drainage from the skin of the forearm to a supraclavicular node.

@article{Uren1996DirectLD,
  title={Direct lymphatic drainage from the skin of the forearm to a supraclavicular node.},
  author={R. F. Uren and Robert B. Howman-Giles and J. J. Thompson and Michael J. Quinn},
  journal={Clinical nuclear medicine},
  year={1996},
  volume={21 5},
  pages={387-9}
}
Lymphoscintigraphy with Tc-99m antimony sulfur colloid was performed on a patient with cutaneous melanoma of the left forearm to define the sentinel nodes before surgery. The patient was found to have direct lymphatic drainage from the left forearm through a clearly seen lymph channel to a sentinel lymph node in the left supraclavicular fossa, and drainage… CONTINUE READING