Lymphatic drainage study after latissimus dorsi flap breast reconstruction

Lymphatic drainage study after latissimus dorsi flap breast reconstruction Although a small case series is the study limitation, our findings suggested that the LD flap harvest can promote a preferential route of lymphatic drainage in the axillary region and could be involved in a metastatic spread to the dorsum because of the new tissue plane opening. The direct communication created between recipient and donor sites could have lead to cell cancer transfer to the donor site either by lymphatic or a contiguity pathway. Level of Evidence: Level V, diagnostic study. http://www.deepdyve.com/assets/images/DeepDyve-Logo-lg.png European Journal of Plastic Surgery Springer Journals

Lymphatic drainage study after latissimus dorsi flap breast reconstruction

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Publisher
Springer Berlin Heidelberg
Copyright
Copyright © 2014 by Springer-Verlag Berlin Heidelberg
Subject
Medicine & Public Health; Plastic Surgery
ISSN
0930-343X
eISSN
1435-0130
D.O.I.
10.1007/s00238-014-0997-6
Publisher site
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    Ho, AL; Tyldesley, S; Macadam, SA; Lennox, PA
  • Evaluation of breast lymphatic pathways with indocyanine green fluorescence imaging in patients with breast cancer
    Ogasawara, Y; Ikeda, H; Takahashi, M
  • ICG fluorescence-guided sentinel node biopsy for axillary nodal staging in breast cancer
    Hirche, C; Murawa, D; Mohr, Z
  • Dynamics of lymphatic regeneration and flow patterns after lymph node dissection
    Blum, KS; Proulx, ST; Luciani, P; Leroux, JC; Detmar, M
  • Accidental injury of the latissimus dorsi flap pedicle during axillae dissection: types and reconstruction algorithm
    Laporta, R; Longo, B; Pagnoni, M; Catta, F; Garbarino, G-M; Santanelli, F

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