intraoperative lymphatic mapping


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mapping

 [map´ing]
the creation on a flat surface of a representation of an area, showing the relative position of various features.
cardiac mapping an electrophysiological procedure in which electric potentials recorded by electrodes placed directly on the heart are processed to give a two-dimensional display of the origin and path of an electrical impulse as it depolarizes the heart.
genetic mapping determination of the location of genes on chromosomes.
intraoperative lymphatic mapping sentinel node biopsy.

intraoperative lymphatic mapping

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Tc 99m Tilmanocept and Sulfur Colloid Injection: A comparison of Preoperative Imaging and Intraoperative Lymphatic Mapping of Breast Cancer Patients - Localization Rate and Degree of Localization
Lymphoseek is a proprietary radioactive diagnostic tracing agent being developed for use in connection with gamma detection devices in pre-operative lymphoscintigraphy imaging and a surgical procedure known as Intraoperative Lymphatic Mapping.
NYSE MKT: NAVB), a biopharmaceutical company focused on precision diagnostic radiopharmaceuticals, today announced that the abstract reviewing a meta-analysis of Phase 3 clinical trial for Intraoperative lymphatic mapping (ILM) of lymph nodes in breast cancer, compared to standard of care techniques has been published in conjunction with the 2012 Annual Meeting of the American Society of Clinical Oncology (ASCO).
These analyses, and those contrasting vital blue dyes in our Phase 3 studies, comprise statistical evaluations that provide comparisons with current agents employed in the practice of intraoperative lymphatic mapping (ILM) in breast cancer and melanoma in the U.
To date, Lymphoseek is the first and only receptor-targeted agent developed specifically for Intraoperative Lymphatic Mapping (ILM).
Lymphoseek is a proprietary radioactive diagnostic tracing agent being developed for use in connection with gamma detection devices in a surgical procedure known as Intraoperative Lymphatic Mapping.
Lymphoseek (tilmanocept) is a proprietary radioactive diagnostic tracing agent being developed for use in connection with gamma detection devices in a surgical procedure known as Intraoperative Lymphatic Mapping.
The NEO3-09 study met all primary and secondary endpoints and highlighted the superior performance by Lymphoseek compared to vital blue dye in intraoperative lymphatic mapping (ILM), a procedure in which lymph nodes are identified for biopsy to assess for the presence of tumor.

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