Lymphatic Research and Publications

Physicians and researchers from The Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia are actively involved in lymphatic research. Review some of our research publications for more information about the work our team is involved in.

Lymphatic interventions

Maxim G. Itkin, Francis X. McCormack and Yoav Dori. Diagnosis and Treatment of Lymphatic Plastic Bronchitis in Adults Using Advanced Lymphatic Imaging and Percutaneous Embolization. Ann Am Thorac Soc. 2016 Oct;13(10):1689-1696. PMID: 27599255

Dori Y, Marc S. Keller, Jonathan J. Rome, Matthew J. Gillespie, Andrew C. Glatz, Kathryn Dodds, David J. Goldberg, Samuel Goldfarb, Jack Rychik, and Maxim Itkin. Percutaneous Lymphatic Embolization of Abnormal Pulmonary Lymphatic Flow as Treatment of Plastic Bronchitis in Patients With Congenital Heart Disease. Circulation. 2016;133:1160-1170. PMID: 26864093

Dori Y, Keller MS, Rychik J, Itkin M. Successful treatment of plastic bronchitis by selective lymphatic embolization in a Fontan patient. Pediatrics. 2014 Aug;134(2):e590-5. PMID: 25002668

Dori Y, Zviman MM, Itkin M. Dynamic contrast-enhanced MR lymphangiography: feasibility study in swine. Radiology. 2014 Nov;273(2):410-6. PMID: 24988434

Dori Y, Keller MS, Fogel MA, Rome JJ, Whitehead KK, Harris MA, Itkin M. MRI of lymphatic abnormalities after functional single-ventricle palliation surgery. AJR Am J Roentgenol. 2014 Aug;203(2):426-31. PMID: 24848564

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