Sentinel lymph node biopsy for cutaneous head and neck melanomas Academic Article uri icon

Overview

MeSH Major

  • Head and Neck Neoplasms
  • Melanoma
  • Sentinel Lymph Node Biopsy
  • Skin Neoplasms

abstract

  • 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.

publication date

  • March 23, 2002

Research

keywords

  • Academic Article

Identity

Language

  • eng

PubMed ID

  • 11886345

Additional Document Info

start page

  • 285

end page

  • 91

volume

  • 128

number

  • 3