Asked in Lymphatic System
Why do they remove the lymph nodes in the armpits?
Cancer would be the main reason to remove the lymph nodes from the armpits. Very often, breast cancer will spread to the armpits. ...
Asked in Conditions and Diseases
What cause pain around right shoulder blade near the arm pit?
Your armpits are home to your axillary lymph nodes. These nodes are part of your immune system and they filter bacteria and viruses out of your blood. Pain and swolenness may indicate an infection. You should get yourself checked out by a doctor. ...