They are associated with breast cancer, as the cancer sometimes spreads (metastases) to the interpectoral lymph nodes. They are named after German surgeon Josef Rotter (1857-1924), who described them in the late 19th century.
Bud Rotter, `guiding light' in home industry; The St. Paul man co-owned Rottlund Homes, one of the biggest home builders in the Twin Cities area.(NEWS)(Obituary)
Apr 18, 2007; Byline: Ben Cohen; Staff Writer Bernard (Bud) rotter, who helped build Rottlund Homes into a major home builder in the...