pelvic lymph nodes


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pelvic lymph nodes

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the parietal and visceral lymph nodes of the pelvis, collectively.
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These long-term results demonstrate using IMRT to target the pelvic lymph nodes is safe and effective for men with prostate cancer
Immunohistochemical detection of micrometastases in pelvic lymph nodes from patients with urothelial cancer of the urinary bladder.
Algorithm for selecting men for pelvic lymph node dissection (PLND) during radical prostatectomy based on clinical risk factors in an Australian population.
Detection of pelvic lymph node metastases in patients with clinically localized prostate cancer: comparison of [18F]fluorocholine positron emission tomography--computerized tomography and laparoscopic radioisotope guided sentinel lymph node dissection.
Lymph node inclusions of paramesonephricus type are found almost exclusively in pelvic lymph nodes.
Stage C prostate cancer has grown beyond the prostate into neighboring tissues, and stage D prostate cancer has spread (metastasized) to the pelvic lymph nodes or to more distant parts of the body, such as the bones.
7 cm mass in the cervix, consistent with recurrence of RCC, and negative pelvic lymph nodes.
Inclusion of pelvic lymph nodes (and treated up to 44-46 Gy) was left to the discretion of the radiation oncologist.
Solitary nodal Lymphangiomyoma: incidental findings in pelvic lymph nodes [Abstract].
Pelvic and paraaortic lymph nodes were simultaneously involved in more than half (51%), only pelvic lymph nodes in a third (33%), and only para-aortic lymph nodes in 16%.