Mastectomy, Modified Radical
|Title:||Mastectomy, Modified Radical|
Modified radical mastectomy; the drawing on the left shows the removal of the whole breast, including the lymph nodes under the arm. The drawing on the right shows a cross-section of the breast, including the fatty tissue and chest wall (ribs and muscle). A tumor in the breast is also shown.
Modified radical mastectomy. The whole breast and most of the lymph nodes under the arm are removed.
Anatomy -- Breast
Treatment -- Surgery
|Type:||Color, Medical Illustration (JPEG format)|
|Source:||National Cancer Institute|
|Creator:||Terese Winslow (Illustrator)|
|Date Created:||April 12, 2022|
|Date Added:||August 25, 2008|
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Rights holder: Terese Winslow