Analysis of TNF-alpha and interleukin-6 in seroma of patients undergoing mastectomy with or without flap fixation: is there a predictive value for seroma formation and its sequelae?

J. van Bastelaar*, R. Granzier, L. M. van Roozendaal, S. M. J. van Kuijk, A. Lerut, G. Beets, M. Hadfoune, S. Olde Damink, Y. L. J. Vissers

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Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)36-41
Number of pages6
JournalSurgical Oncology
Volume28
DOIs
Publication statusPublished - Mar 2019

Keywords

  • Mastectomy
  • Seroma formation
  • Cytokines
  • IL-6
  • TNF-alpha
  • PRO-INFLAMMATORY CYTOKINE
  • LYMPH-NODE DISSECTION
  • WOUND FLUID
  • DEAD SPACE
  • HUMAN SKIN
  • BREAST
  • METALLOPROTEINASES
  • ELECTROCAUTERY

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