Dr Corinne Becker – Lymphoedema Center

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What is a lymph node transfer?

Autologous Lymph Node Transfer (ALNT) or Vascularized Lymph Node Transfer (VLNT) is a microsurgical procedure for the treatment of lymphedema.  It involves transferring a small cluster of lymph nodes from one part of the body to an area of need. Watch…

Discussing your options

Dr. Becker describes the initial consultation and necessities required to determine candidacy for Autologous Lymph Node Transfer (ALNT). Candidacy for surgery is considered after a thorough history and physical, along with review of MR-Lymposcintigraphy studies.  MR-Lymphoscintigraphy, otherwise known as MR-Lymphangiogram,…