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a thin coagulable fluid (similar to plasma but) containing white blood cells (lymphocytes) and chyle

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Results: Latent lymph node metastasis (level VI and lateral neck) was detected in both groups, with neck distribution of SLNs.
Aspiration of lymph nodes for diagnostic purpose was reported as early as 1904 by Greig and Gray who used this procedure in the diagnosis of trypanosomiasis.
sup][1],[2],[3],[4],[5] To study the relationship between preoperative clinical variables and lymph node involvement and to help surgeons make decisions more reasonably, we built a model for predicting lymph node status.
Sample size was 97 patients with lymph node biopsies taken from through non probability, consecutive sampling technique.
Indeed, lymph nodes represent the most common location for extrauterine spread in endometrial cancer.
The lymph nodes produce lymphocytes which help defend the body against bacteria and viruses.
Researchers conducted the meta-analysis of 14 studies in 10,098 patients who had histologic regression of a primary melanoma and whose sentinel lymph node status was available.
Structurally, a lymph node can be divided into three roughly concentric regions: cortex, paracortex, and medulla, each of which supports a distinct microenvironment.
Objectives: To determine the frequency of occult (node negative) cervical lymph node metastasis in primary head and neck squamous cell carcinoma, using contrast enhanced computed tomography (CT).
Materials and Methods: Eighty lymph nodes were evaluated with ultrasound and color Doppler and correlated later with histopathology reports over a period of 18 months (May 2013 to November 2014) referred to Department of Radiology at Katuri Medical College and Hospital.
United States-based Navidea Biopharmaceuticals' Supplemental New Drug Application for the expanded use of Lymphoseek (technetium Tc 99m tilmanocept) Injection, indicated for guiding sentinel lymph node biopsy in head and neck cancer patients with squamous cell carcinoma of the oral cavity, has received approval from the United States Food and Drug Administration, it was reported yesterday.
In 2013, Lymphoseek was approved to help identify lymph nodes closest to a primary tumor in patients with breast cancer or melanoma.