Technique of Lymphography and Endolymphatic Radiotherapy

  • Bruno Damascelli
Part of the Recent Results in Cancer Research / Fortschritte der Krebsforschung / Progrès dans les recherches sur le cancer book series (RECENTCANCER, volume 37)

Abstract

The techniques used for lymphatic vessel cannulation are many but we can say that almost every investigator uses, with personal modifications, the method originally proposed by J. B. Kinmonth [1–10, 12–16, 19–20, 22–37, 39–44, 46–53].

Keywords

Catheter Lymphoma Polyethylene Rubber Syringe 

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