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How is breast cancer in men staged?

... N1: Cancer has spread to 1 to 3 axillary (underarm) lymph node(s), and/or
tiny amounts of cancer are found in internal mammary lymph nodes ...


How is breast cancer staged?

... N1: Cancer has spread to 1 to 3 axillary (underarm) lymph node(s), and/or
tiny amounts of cancer are found in internal mammary lymph nodes ...


MediaRoom - Press Releases

... those groups are ten percent to three times more likely not to receive tests
to determine if the breast cancer has spread to axillary (underarm) lymph ...


Rehabilitation of Breast Cancer

... Mar 2006;32(2):148-152. Page 8. Breast and Axillary Surgery Я Acute ... Page
16. Axillary Web Syndrome Axillary Web Syndrome Я Incidence ...


Less Surgery Is Better For Some Women With Breast Cancer ...

... as having cancer by standard techniques to either have a further removal of
lymph nodes in their armpit (lymphadenectomy or axillary dissection) or ...


Surgery for breast cancer

... A simple mastectomy combined with an axillary lymph node dissection
(discussed below) is called a modified radical mastectomy. ...


Surgery for breast cancer

... Axillary lymph node dissection (ALND): In this procedure, anywhere from about
10 to ... are removed from the area under the arm (axilla) and checked ...


Surgery for breast cancer in men

... Axillary lymph node dissection (ALND). ... from about 10 to 40 (though usually
less than 20) lymph nodes are removed from the axilla (the area under ...


Treatment of specific instances of a cancer of unknown ...

... Because most cancers that have spread to the axillary nodes (lymph nodes
under the arm) in women are breast cancers, the recommended ...


Treatment of invasive breast cancer, by stage

... The lymph nodes will also need to be evaluated, either with a sentinel
lymph node biopsy or an axillary lymph node dissection. ...