Sentinel lymph node biopsy for cutaneous head and neck melanomas
Head and Neck Neoplasms
Sentinel Lymph Node Biopsy
Combining PLSG with IHGP and IBD improves the success rate of SLNB. Although SLNB is a reliable indicator of the status of the draining lymphatic basins in CMHN, patients with negative SLNs must be observed for longer periods to understand the true implications of the procedure.