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Breast cancer surgery. Image 6 of 20. Woman's breast with a guide wire running into it to indicate the location of a malignant (cancerous) tumour. In this procedure, malignant tumours are being removed from the breast and axillary (underarm) lymph nodes as part of a wide local excision (WLE) operation. For a series showing this procedure, see images M122/468 - M122/487.
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