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saline

[say-lean] saltwater solution.

Glossary

... mastectomy. The sac is filled with sterile salt water (saline) or silicone
gel (which can be very thick to nearly solid.). Breast ...

http://www.cancer.org/cancer/breastcancer/moreinformation/breastreconstructionaftermastectomy/breast-reconstruction-after-mastectomy-glossary

Breast Reconstruction After Mastectomy

... The most common implant is a saline-filled implant. It'a silicone shell filled
with salt water (sterile saline). ... This is not required with saline implants. ...

http://www.cancer.org/acs/groups/cid/documents/webcontent/002992-pdf.pdf

How is endometrial cancer diagnosed?

... through the cervix. To get a better view of the inside of the uterus, the
uterus is filled with salt water (saline). This lets the ...

http://www.cancer.org/cancer/endometrialcancer/detailedguide/endometrial-uterine-cancer-diagnosis

How is uterine sarcoma diagnosed?

... A tiny telescope is inserted into the uterus through the cervix. To get a better
view, the uterus is then expanded by filling it with salt water (saline). ...

http://www.cancer.org/cancer/uterinesarcoma/detailedguide/uterine-sarcoma-diagnosis

Cancer in the Mid-South PPT Revised Nov 2011

... Pope Prairie Pulaski Randolph Saint Francis Saline Scott Searcy Sebastian ...
Prairie Pulaski Randolph Saint Francis Saline Scott Searcy Sebastian ...

http://www.cancer.org/acs/groups/content/@mid-south/documents/webcontent/acspc-033171.pdf

Alternatives to blood transfusions

... The most common solutions are normal saline (sterile water with a precise
amount of salt) and lactated Ringer's solution (saline plus other ...

http://www.cancer.org/treatment/treatmentsandsideeffects/treatmenttypes/bloodproductdonationandtransfusion/blood-product-donation-and-transfusion-blood-transfusion-alternatives

How is endometrial cancer diagnosed?

... Salt water (saline) might be put into the uterus before the test to give a clearer
picture. ... The uterus is then filled with salt water (saline). ...

http://www.cancer.org/cancer/endometrialcancer/overviewguide/endometrial--uterine--cancer-overview-diagnosed

Types of breast reconstruction

... Implant procedures. Types of implants. The most common implant is a
saline-filled implant. It'a silicone shell filled with salt water (sterile saline). ...

http://www.cancer.org/cancer/breastcancer/moreinformation/breastreconstructionaftermastectomy/breast-reconstruction-after-mastectomy-types-of-br-recon

Shirley James

... A full radical mastectomy was performed and followed by six months of
chemotherapy. I chose a saline expander as my reconstruction option. ...

http://www.cancer.org/myacs/ohio/volunteeropportunities/shirley-james

References

... MR, Ross C, Sur M . Primary anaplastic large cell lymphoma of the breast
arising in reconstruction mammoplasty capsule of saline filled breast ...

http://www.cancer.org/cancer/breastcancer/moreinformation/breastreconstructionaftermastectomy/breast-reconstruction-after-mastectomy-ref