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The purpose of this study was to demonstrate a safe and convenient approach to identifying lymphatic vessels draining from the prostate and to validate the SLN concept in prostate cancer.
In a manner similar to the reported method to evaluate microvessel density, (25) 20 fields were selected in the areas with high number of lymphatic vessels, and lumens of lymphatic vessels were counted in the X 20 objective field (1.
LOUIS, April 8, 2011 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Saint Louis University researchers have identified a novel mechanism to control the traffic of cells and fluid from tissues to lymphatic vessels.
After noticing vessel-like patterns in the distribution of immune cells on his slides, he tested for lymphatic vessels and there they were.
The idea is that a radiolabeled or otherwise labeled anti-integrin a4beta1 antibody could be injected into the lymphatic circulation, and it would only bind to and highlight the lymphatic vessels that have been activated by the presence of a tumor," she explaned.
Pathologic diagnosis of this clinical entity is generally based upon the presence of tumor emboli within dilated lymphatic vessels and a surrounding lymphocytic reaction in the dermis (2, 5; Figure 3).
Animal models show that after initial exposure, HIV replicates within the dendrite cells of the skin and mucosa before spreading through lymphatic vessels and developing into a systemic infection [2].
There, he was diagnosed with a lymphatic malformation, which results from an abnormal develop-ment of the lymphatic vessels that drain fluid from tissues.
Progressive resistance exercises may also cause self-contraction of the lymphatic vessels by regulating sympathetic nerves innervating these vessels.
Adult worms are found in the lymphatic vessels and lymph nodes of humans only; there is no animal reservoir (3).
It can be permanently mounted in a variety of mounting media and is suitable for both Iimmunohis-tochemistry and in-situ hybridization applications including HPV, CMV, EBV, p63, TTF-1, Ki-67, and other target antigens such as blood and lymphatic vessels, and basal and myoepithelial cells.
spread rapidly, moving from the skin to the blood and lymphatic vessels,