Determination and removal of a draining / sentinel lymph node in patients with cutaneous melanoma. A New Way for our Patients!

The Bulgarian Society of Dermatological Surgery (BULSDS) introduces the determination of a first draining/ sentinel lymph node by radioactive labeling with technetium, followed by SPECT-CT in order to maximize its exact localization and visualization. At the same time, a removal of a sentinel lymph node is performed in combination with its intraoperative express histological examination – express frozen histological sections (Gefrier). Contacts: Prof. Dr. G. Tchernev Tel: 0885588424

Surgical treatment of Acne inversa/Hidradenitis suppurativa (HS): standard now in Bulgaria!

Acne inversa (Hidradenitis suppurativa) is a chronic skin disease with inflammation of the apocrine sweat glands. It mainly affects the skin of the axillary region and genitals. It is characterized by the appearance of red bumps or nodules which are often filled with purulent contents. In a large percentage of cases, drug therapy is unsatisfactory, so a gold standard in acne inversa therapy remains surgical treatment. For the first time … Read More

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