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  • Scan
  • The characterization of cancerous lymph nodes on CT scan, MRI or ultrasound is difficult, and usually requires confirmation by other nuclear imaging techniques such as PET scans. (wikipedia.org)
  • immune
  • The lymph system is also an important part of the immune system, the body's defense system against disease. (webmd.com)
  • tender
  • Enlarged tender jugulodigastric nodes, if accompanying exudative pharyngitis, is likely to be of Streptococcal etiology. (wikipedia.org)
  • felt
  • As I understand what they told me my onc would take the lymph nodes if he felt he needed to , during my surgery. (medhelp.org)
  • mean
  • what does that mean in regards to recovery, Is removing lymph nodes a more severe surgery and harder to recover from? (medhelp.org)
  • as my mass will most likely be malignant, as they believe this is recurrant GCT, and the Doc did say that she would do staging during the surgery (it wasn't done during my first surgery) does this mean that they will definatly remove some lymph nodes? (medhelp.org)