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Original Source: Prognostic significance of response to preoperative radiotherapy, lymph node metastasis, and CEA level in patients undergoing total mesorectal excision of rectal cancer.

PURPOSE: The aim of this study was to investigate the prognostic significance of the response of primary rectal lesions to preoperative radiotherapy, pathological nodal status, and carcinoembryonic antigen (CEA) levels before and after radiotherapy in rectal cancer patients treated with a total mesorectal excision. METHODS: We investigated the prognostic significance of the clinical and pathological factors in 97 patients treated with preoperative radiotherapy (50-50.4 Gy over 5-6 weeks) followed by curativ...

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MatBA - Mature B-cell neoplasm array

Mature B-cell neoplasms arise in B-cells that have entered germinal centers within lymph nodes as part of the immune response. They display great heterogeneity at the clinical, pathologic, and genet...

Sinus Node Dysfunction

Sinus node dysfunction refers to a number of conditions producing physiologically inappropriate atrial rates. Symptoms may be minimal or include weakness, palpitations, and syncope. Diagnosis is by ...

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Melanoma: Why is sentinel lymph node biopsy 'standard of care' for melanoma?

A large definitive trial comparing the use of sentinel lymph node biopsy and elective lymph node dissection to observation in patients with intermediate thickness melanomas fails to show improved mela...

Radiotherapy Trumps Lymph Node Dissection in Breast Cancer

Lymph node axillary radiotherapy is associated with significantly fewer complications than traditional axillary lymph node dissection. Medscape Medical News

Lymph Node Revealing Solutions in Colorectal Cancer

Guidelines state that 12 lymph nodes should be retrieved for adequate staging of colorectal cancer, but that's often problematic. Can the use of lymph node revealing solutions improve results? Journ...

Radiation-free method to track suspicious lymph nodes in case of cancer

Researchers at the UT Research Institute MIRA have developed a new method for tracing the sentinel lymph node, the node by which you can tell whether a patient's cancer has spread. Martijn Visscher de...

Breast Surgeons: RT for Lymph Nodes, Freezing, Mastectomy (CME/CE)

(MedPage Today) -- Breast cancer survivors had 50% lower incidence of lymphedema after 5 years if they received radiation therapy to axillary lymph nodes instead of undergoing lymph node dissection, d...

ASCO Updates Node Dissection Early Breast Cancer Guideline

Many women with early-stage breast cancer can avoid the more invasive axillary lymph node dissection, and instead have sentinel node biopsy, which has fewer complications. Medscape Medical News

Melanoma: MSLT-1—putting sentinel lymph node biopsy into context

The MSLT-1 study compared sentinel lymph node biopsy (SLNB) with nodal observation in patients with localized cutaneous melanoma. The final results of the trial—conducted from 1994 to 2002—strongl...

Racial disparities in sentinel lymph node biopsy in women with breast cancer

The use of sentinel lymph node biopsy (SLNB) to stage early breast cancer increased in both black and white women from 2002 to 2007, but the rates remained lower in black than white patients, a dispar...

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Concentration of Lymph Node Aspirate Improves the Sensitivity of Acid Fast Smear Microscopy for the Diagnosis of Tuberculous Lymphadenitis in Jimma, Southwest Ethiopia.

Tuberculous lymphadenitis (TBLN) is the most common form of extrapulmonary tuberculosis. The cytomorphological features of lymph node smears have reduced specificity for the diagnosis of tuberculosis....

Bacterial lymphadenitis at a Major Referral Hospital, France, 2008-2012.

Objectives. Lymph node enlargement is a common medical problem and in a large number of patients, the causes of lymphadenopathy remain undiagnosed. We report a thorough microbiological analysis of 168...

Cell-to-Cell Transfer of M. tuberculosis Antigens Optimizes CD4 T Cell Priming.

During Mycobacterium tuberculosis and other respiratory infections, optimal T cell activation requires pathogen transport from the lung to a local draining lymph node (LN). However, the infected infl...

Extended lymph node dissection in robot-assisted radical prostatectomy: lymph node yield and distribution of metastases.

In this study, we reported our experience performing robotic extended lymph node dissection (eLND) in patients with prostate cancer. A total of 147 patients with intermediate and high-risk prostate ca...

Progenitor "Mycobacterium canettii" Clone Responsible for Lymph Node Tuberculosis Epidemic, Djibouti.

"Mycobacterium canettii," an opportunistic human pathogen living in an unknown environmental reservoir, is the progenitor species from which Mycobacterium tuberculosis emerged. Since its discovery in ...

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