Clin Oncol | Volume 2, Issue 1 | Case Report | Open Access
Savaş Tepe*, Ali Ertan Çapar and Ali Rıza Ercocen
Department of Oncology, Bayindir Hospital, Turkey
*Correspondance to: Savaş TepeFulltext PDF
Purpose: To find correlation between the clinical and pre and postoperative findings and magnetic resonance lymphangiography (MRL) images of the lower extremities.Methods: 10 patients with primary and secondary lymphedema of the lower legs (2 males, 8 females, range 15-80, mean age of 36) were retrospectively evaluated. Clinical correlation and pre and postoperative findings were revealed.Results: Challenges and technique of MRL was reviewed in patients with lower extremity lymphedema.Conclusıon: MRL is an effective and valuable method to examine lymphatics of the thigh, leg and particularly calf of the patients with lymphedema.
Tepe S, Çapar AE, Ercocen AR. Magnetic Resonance Lymphangiography: Clinical and Radiological Correlation. Clin Oncol. 2017; 2: 1376.