Regions First Lymph Node Transplant at Inova Featured on ABC7
Alexandria resident Viola Karbo receives first regional lymph node transplant at Inova. She beat breast cancer and now hopes the transplant will end her struggle with lymphedema. She’s excited about getting back to her life! ABC7‘s Gail Huff, spoke with her surgeons Dr. Mark Venturi and Dr. Alex Mesbahi, about the groundbreaking procedure. She also caught up with Viola about her experience with lymphedema and Viola showed off scarves and quilted works she has already been able to make during her recovery.
“Doctors perform revolutionary lymph node transplant for first time in D.C. area” by Gail Huff, January 30, 2013