Lymphadenopathy: defining a palpable lymph node.


BACKGROUND The threshold size required to detect lymphadenopathy via palpation has never been formally determined. The purpose of this study was to determine the threshold, sensitivity, and error of node palpation and how this changes with experience. METHODS Lymphadenopathy models were created using polyvinyl alcohol cryogel (PVA-C) to mimic tissue… (More)
DOI: 10.1002/hed.23578


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@article{Xu2015LymphadenopathyDA, title={Lymphadenopathy: defining a palpable lymph node.}, author={Jason J. Xu and Gordon Campbell and Hussain Alsaffar and Michael G. Brandt and Philip C. Doyle and Jordan T Glicksman and Kevin C Fung}, journal={Head & neck}, year={2015}, volume={37 2}, pages={177-81} }