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Correlation of Histologic Over Lymphangiographic Findings in Lymphoedema of the Extremities

  • P. Balas
  • J. Mauromatis
  • A. Theodosiou
  • P. Delikaris
  • L. Nacopoulou

Abstract

Among the main diagnostic procedures for the investigation of lymphoedema of the extremities primary or secondary is lymphangiography. In addition, the classification according to Kinmonth3, of different types of primary lymphoedema, is based on the lymphangiographic findings.

Keywords

Lymphatic Vessel Histologic Specimen Patent Blue Retrograde Filling Efferent Vessel 
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© Plenum Press, New York 1977

Authors and Affiliations

  • P. Balas
    • 1
  • J. Mauromatis
    • 1
  • A. Theodosiou
    • 1
  • P. Delikaris
    • 1
  • L. Nacopoulou
    • 1
  1. 1.First Department of SurgeryAthens University Medical SchoolAthensGreece

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