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Sentinel Lymph Node Biopsy | Procedure & Side-effects | Visual Explanation [Video]

Sentinel Lymph Node Biopsy | Procedure & Side-effects | Visual Explanation

This video contains a simplified, visual explanation of the procedure and side-effects (lymphedema) of a sentinel lymph node biopsy.

A Sentinel node biopsy is a surgical procedure used to determine whether breast cancer/melanoma has spread beyond a primary tumor into the lymphatic system.

Timecodes:
0:00 Introduction
0:08 What is a sentinel node?
0:23 What is a sentinel node biopsy?
0:37 Procedure
1:16 Axillary Lymph Node Dissection
1:35 Side-effects (lymphedema)
2:05 The end

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Olympic Gold Medalist Diagnosed with Melanoma Skin Cancer | Cancer Story [Video]

Cate Campbell diagnosed with Melanoma cancer in August 2022. Cate Campbell is an Australian National Swimming Champion and Olympic Gold Medalist. This is her story.#cancerstory #melanomaawareness #melanoma My cancer diagnosis story: https://youtu.be/PYsuoN3z-5UMy cancer removal surgery story: https://youtu.be/oOIvyqDSfUcCate Campbell article: https://melanoma.org.au/news/team/cate-campbell/Hugh Jackman article: https://www.skincancer.org/blog/is-basal-cell-carcinoma-serious/Email me your diagnosis story: themelanomamom@gmail.com