May 29, 2014

Lymphadendectomy

The surgical removal and examination of lymph nodes to precisely diagnose and stage cancer.
May 29, 2014

Lymph Node

A small bean-shaped mass of tissue along the vessels of the lymphatic system. The lymph nodes filter out bacteria and other toxins, as well as cancer […]
May 29, 2014

Localized Prostate Cancer

Cancer that is confined to the prostate gland, and therefore considered curable.
May 29, 2014

Linear Accelerator

A high energy x-ray machine generating radiation fields for external beam radiation therapy. These machines are typically mounted with a collimator (or multileaf collimator) in a […]
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