Surgery, Breast-Sparing, Female

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Title: Surgery, Breast-Sparing, Female
Description: Breast-sparing surgery; drawing shows removal of the tumor and axillary lymph nodes.

Breast-sparing surgery. Dotted lines show the area containing the tumor that is removed and some of the lymph nodes that may be removed.
Topics/Categories: Anatomy -- Breast
Anatomy -- Lymphatic System
Treatment -- Surgery
Type: Color, Medical Illustration (JPEG format)
Source: National Cancer Institute
Creator: Terese Winslow (Illustrator)
AV Number: CDR722030
Date Created: January 6, 2012
Date Added: February 6, 2012
Reuse Restrictions: Yes - This image is copyright protected. Any use of this image is subject to prevailing copyright laws. U.S. Government has reuse rights. Please contact the rights holder of this image for permission requests.

Rights holder: Terese Winslow