Knowing the status of cancer metastasis in lymph node is critically important for cancer staging and patient managements.
Dates and Times
Start: 5/30/2018 12:00 PM
End: 5/30/2018 1:00 PM
1) To learn the pros and cons of detecting metastatic cancer in lymph node using PET scan and histopathology based on current practice.
2) To introduce the role of ultrasound-guided Fine Needle Aspiration (FNA) biopsy of lymph node in detecting metastasis as an minimally invasive clinical practice.
3) To learn about the role of quantitative ultrasound in detecting cancer metastasis in lymph node in vitro and in vivo as a non-invasive tool in the near future.
Level 2, Room 749
Stony Brook, NY 11794
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