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regional lymph node dissection

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  • regional lymph node dissection — A surgical procedure to remove some of the lymph nodes that drain lymph from the area around a tumor. The lymph nodes are then examined under a microscope to see if cancer cells have spread to them …   English dictionary of cancer terms

  • Lymph node dissection — is a surgical procedure in which the lymph nodes are removed and examined to see whether they contain cancer. For a regional lymph node dissection, some of the lymph nodes in the tumor area are removed; for a radical lymph node dissection, most… …   Wikipedia

  • lymph node dissection — A surgical procedure in which the lymph nodes are removed and examined to see whether they contain cancer. For a regional lymph node dissection, some of the lymph nodes in the tumor area are removed; for a radical lymph node dissection, most or… …   English dictionary of cancer terms

  • Lymph node, sentinel — The first lymph node ( gland ) to receive lymphatic drainage from a tumor. Which lymph node is the sentinel node for a given tumor is determined by injecting around the tumor a tracer substance that will travel through the lymphatic system to the …   Medical dictionary

  • Sentinel lymph node — The sentinel lymph node is the hypothetical first lymph node or group of nodes reached by metastasizing cancer cells from a tumor.PhysiologyThe spread of some forms of cancer usually follows an orderly progression, spreading first to regional… …   Wikipedia

  • Biopsy, sentinel-lymph-node — Examination of the first lymph node ( gland ) that receives lymphatic drainage from a tumor to learn whether that node does or does not have tumor cells within it. Which lymph node is the sentinel node for a given tumor is determined by injecting …   Medical dictionary

  • Sentinel lymph node — The first lymph node ( gland ) to receive lymphatic drainage from a tumor. Which lymph node is the sentinel node in a given case is determined by injecting around the tumor a tracer substance that will travel through the lymphatic system to the… …   Medical dictionary

  • Sentinel-lymph-node biopsy — Examination of the first lymph node ( gland ) that receives lymphatic drainage from a tumor to learn whether that node does or does not have tumor cells within it. Which lymph node is the sentinel node for a given tumor is determined by injecting …   Medical dictionary

  • Node, sentinel lymph — The first lymph node ( gland ) to receive lymphatic drainage from a tumor. Which lymph node is the sentinel node for a given tumor is determined by injecting around the tumor a tracer substance that will travel through the lymphatic system to the …   Medical dictionary

  • Neck dissection — Intervention ICD 9 CM 40.4 MeSH …   Wikipedia

  • Cervical lymph nodes — This article is about lymph nodes in the neck. For lymph nodes near the cervix, see external iliac lymph nodes and inguinal lymph nodes. Lymph: Cervical lymph nodes Regional lymph tissue. (Cerv …   Wikipedia

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