Sentinel lymph node biopsy is accurate after neoadjuvant chemotherapy for breast cancer Academic Article uri icon

Overview

MeSH Major

  • Antineoplastic Combined Chemotherapy Protocols
  • Breast Neoplasms
  • Paclitaxel
  • Sentinel Lymph Node Biopsy
  • Taxoids

abstract

  • SLN biopsy is accurate after neoadjuvant chemotherapy. The SLN identification improved with experience. False-negative findings occurred at a low rate throughout the series. This technique is a potential way to guide the axillary treatment of patients who are clinically node negative after neoadjuvant chemotherapy.

publication date

  • October 15, 2000

Research

keywords

  • Academic Article

Identity

Language

  • eng

Digital Object Identifier (DOI)

  • 10.1200/JCO.2000.18.20.3480

PubMed ID

  • 11032588

Additional Document Info

start page

  • 3480

end page

  • 6

volume

  • 18

number

  • 20