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The lymphatic vasculature is organized into a network of lymphatic vessels that collect extra tissue fluid from the interstitial space and drain it back to the venous circulation.
The trafficking of lymphocytes and DCs into the lymphatic vessels is an active process.
The extent of retraction clefts correlates with lymphatic vessel density and VEGF-C expression and predicts nodal metastasis and poor prognosis in early-stage breast carcinoma.
Lymphatic vessels convey fluids from the tissues to the bloodstream:
The number of lymphatic vessels stained with D2-40 in reticular dermis were significantly higher than the number of lymphatic vessels in papillary dermis (p=0.
In addition, a suggestion that the cystic spaces in PCI are dilated lymphatic vessels has been lingering in literature.
We approach this from the perspectives of both the DC and the lymphatic vessel.
Then we stained the paraffinic blocks with immunohis- tochemical method (IHC) and tried to highlight the lymphatic vessel proliferation (active lymphangiogenesis) inside and around the tumors.
VEGF-C and VEGF-D are also the only known proteins to bind and activate VEGFR-3 which drives lymphatic vessel and tumour-associated blood vessel growth.
A lymphatic vessel counterpart of Masson's vegetant intravascular hemangioendothelioma.