Radioisotope scan of lymphatic system

Known as: Lymphoscintigraphies, Lymphoscintigraphy, Scan of lymphatic system 
A method used to check the lymph system for disease. A radioactive substance that flows through the lymph ducts and can be taken up by lymph nodes is… (More)
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2011
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2009
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2009
Invisible NIR fluorescent light can provide high sensitivity, high-resolution, and real-time image-guidance during oncologic… (More)
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2008
Highly Cited
2008
PURPOSE To prospectively demonstrate the feasibility of using indocyanine green, a near-infrared (NIR) fluorophore at the minimum… (More)
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2006
Highly Cited
2006
BACKGROUND AND OBJECTIVES Lymphedema complicating breast cancer treatment remains a challenging problem. The purpose of this… (More)
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2004
Highly Cited
2004
OBJECTIVES The aim of this study was to describe the lymphatic drainage patterns from the 5 "quadrants" of the breast. SUMMARY… (More)
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Review
2003
Review
2003
An essential prerequisite for a successful sentinel lymph node biopsy (SLNB) procedure is an accurate map of the pattern of… (More)
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2003
Highly Cited
2003
Although lymphedema is a common clinical condition, treatment for this disabling condition remains limited and largely… (More)
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2003
Highly Cited
2003
UNLABELLED Lymphoscintigraphy is performed before sentinel node (SN) biopsy for SN mapping. It is of clinical importance mainly… (More)
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1999
Highly Cited
1999
BACKGROUND Axillary lymph node dissection is an established component of the surgical treatment of breast cancer, and is an… (More)
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1995
Highly Cited
1995
The value of elective lymph node dissection (ELND) for melanoma patients with clinically uninvolved regional nodes remains… (More)
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