Lymphatic Metastasis

Known as: Metastases, Lymphatic, Metastasis, Lymphatic, Lymphatic Metastases 
Transfer of a neoplasm from its primary site to lymph nodes or to distant parts of the body by way of the lymphatic system.
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Review
2014
Review
2014
Malignant tumors release growth factors such as VEGF-C to induce lymphatic vessel expansion (lymphangiogenesis) in primary tumors… (More)
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Review
2012
Review
2012
Metastatic spread of cancer through the lymphatic system affects hundreds of thousands of patients yearly. Growth of new… (More)
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Highly Cited
2008
Highly Cited
2008
OBJECTIVE To prospectively assess pelvic and para-aortic lymph node metastases in endometrial cancer with lymphatic dissemination… (More)
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Highly Cited
2007
Highly Cited
2007
Preclinical and clinical evidence shows that antiangiogenic agents can decrease tumor vessel permeability and interstitial fluid… (More)
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Highly Cited
2007
Highly Cited
2007
Tumor lymphangiogenesis is now known to play a causal role in lymph node metastasis, and thus its inhibition would have great… (More)
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Highly Cited
2006
Highly Cited
2006
Preclinical and clinical studies positively correlate the expression of vascular endothelial growth factor (VEGF)-C in tumors and… (More)
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Highly Cited
2005
Highly Cited
2005
The mechanisms of tumor metastasis to the sentinel lymph nodes are poorly understood. Vascular endothelial growth factor (VEGF)-A… (More)
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Highly Cited
2005
Highly Cited
2005
Metastases are commonly found in the lymphatic system. The molecular mechanism of lymphatic metastasis is, however, poorly… (More)
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Highly Cited
2005
Highly Cited
2005
Metastasis via the lymphatics is a major risk factor in squamous cell carcinoma of the oral cavity (OSCC). We sought to determine… (More)
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Highly Cited
2004
Highly Cited
2004
Endothelial progenitor cells have been shown to contribute to angiogenesis in various tumor models. Here, we have studied the… (More)
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