sentinel lymph node mapping

Known as: lymph mapping node sentinels 
A procedure that detects early metastases to the lymph nodes of the axilla. A radioactive tracer material is injected into the tissue prior to… (More)
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2014
2014
OBJECTIVE The study objective was to compare the ability to detect sentinel lymph nodes (SLNs) in women with endometrial cancer… (More)
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2013
2013
Near-infrared (NIR) fluorescence imaging using indocyanine green (ICG) has the potential to improve the sentinel lymph node (SLN… (More)
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2013
2013
BACKGROUND Regional lymph node involvement is the most important prognostic factor in cutaneous melanoma. As only 20% of patients… (More)
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2011
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2011
Quantum dots (QDs) have size-dependent optical properties that make them uniquely advantageous for in vivo targeted fluorescence… (More)
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2011
2011
OBJECTIVE In early cervical cancer, a total pelvic lymphadenectomy is the standard of care, even though most patients have… (More)
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2009
Review
2009
The lymph nodes and lymphatic vessels are more difficult to access than most vascular structures. Interstitial injection of… (More)
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2009
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2009
This work demonstrated the use of Au nanocages as a new class of lymph node tracers for noninvasive photoacoustic (PA) imaging of… (More)
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2005
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2005
Intraoperative near-infrared (NIR) fluorescence imaging provides the surgeon with real-time image guidance during cancer and… (More)
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2004
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2004
The use of near-infrared or infrared photons is a promising approach for biomedical imaging in living tissue. This technology… (More)
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2002
2002
BACKGROUND AND OBJECTIVES Lymph node (LN) metastasis is one of the most significant prognostic factor in colorectal cancer. In… (More)
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