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Targeted Imaging of Lymph Nodes

  • E. Edmund Kim

Abstract

Lymphatic tissues are involved in many pathological processes, and the status of lymphatic tissue is especially important for cancer staging [1]. Clinical classification schedules have been developed that assess the local tumor, regional nodes, and metastatic (TNM) predilection sites. Such TNM schemes rely heavily upon imaging.

Keywords

Sentinel Node Lymphatic Vessel Trast Agent Antimony Sulfide Internal Mammary Node Chain 
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