Lymphoscintigraphic anatomy of sentinel lymphatic channels after subareolar injection of Technetium 99m sulfur colloid.

@article{Kern2001LymphoscintigraphicAO,
  title={Lymphoscintigraphic anatomy of sentinel lymphatic channels after subareolar injection of Technetium 99m sulfur colloid.},
  author={Kenneth A. Kern},
  journal={Journal of the American College of Surgeons},
  year={2001},
  volume={193 6},
  pages={601-8}
}
  • Kenneth A. Kern
  • Published 2001 in Journal of the American College of Surgeons
BACKGROUND Injection of Technetium 99m sulfur colloid (Tc-99m-SC) into the subareolar lymphatic plexus provides a rapid and reliable method of identifying breast sentinel lymph nodes and their lymphatic connections to the areola, termed sentinel lymphatic channels (SLCs). The objective of this study was to define the anatomic origin, number, and direction… CONTINUE READING