DRGEETAKADAYAPRATH https://www.drgeetakadayaprath.com


SLNB is a technique used in early breast cancer wherein only those lymph nodes which are likely to be affected by breast cancer are identified using dual technique- Radio-isotope and blue dye- and removed at the time of surgery. If these lymph nodes, ranging between 1 and 4 are not affected by cancer, it is unlikely the others would be , thus obviating the need for an axillary clearance ( removing all the lymph nodes in the armpit. The advantage of SLNB is that it reduces the incidence of arm swelling( Lymphedema) to less than 5% which is more than 20% after axillary clearance. The shoulder dysfunction is also much lesser after SLNB

Latest Update

https://www.hindustantimes.com/india-news/cancer-care-takes-a-hit-during-lockdown/story-9yIR9C2F6ZhRmyodjFdGRO.htmlCancer care has taken a huge hit across the board. The pandemic takes priority but

It's Done!!

Your appointment is confirmed

Doctor Name:

Date & Time:


Address: Max Cancer Centre. Max Super Speciality Hospital108A. I. P. Extn Patparganj, New, -110092

Appointment details has also been shared with you on your mobile number . Please arrive atleast ten minnutes ahead of the scheduled time.