Prevention of Lymphedema in Breast Cancer Patients using LVA
Prevention of Lymphedema in Breast Cancer Patients using Lymphatic-Venous Anastomosis
Are you Eligible? (Inclusion Criteria)
include breast cancer patients, patients with documented axillary nodal metastasis who are undergoing axillary node dissection, and any patient who has completed or will be scheduled to undergo a modified radical mastectomy or breast conserving surgery (lumpectomy).
Patients who are not undergoing a complete axillary node dissection, anyone with documented allergy to lymphazurin blue dye, and patients who are pregnant.