Tc-99m-Human Serum Albumin Transit Time as a Measure of Arm Breast Cancer-Related Lymphedema

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BACKGROUND Lymphoscintigraphy has often been used for evaluating arm lymphatic dysfunction, but no optimal approach for quantification has so far emerged. We propose a quantifiable measure of lymphatic function that we applied in patients treated for breast cancer. METHODS Eleven patients, aged 34-68 years, with unilateral arm lymphedema following breast… (More)
DOI: 10.1097/GOX.0000000000001362

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