Emory doctors pioneer better way to remove cancer of the lymph nodes

June 5, 2014

Two doctors from the Winship Cancer Institute of Emory University have pioneered a surgical procedure that is speeding recovery and improving quality of life for cancer patients. The minimally invasive groin dissection technique has been successfully performed over 100 times in patients with cancer that has spread to lymph nodes in the groin area. Keith Delman, MD and Viraj Master, MD, PhD explain how the surgery works.