Proceedings of the consensus conference on the role of sentinel lymp node biopsy in carcinoma of the breast April 19-22, 2001, Philadelphia, PA, USA Academic Article uri icon

Overview

MeSH Major

  • Breast Neoplasms
  • Lymph Nodes
  • Sentinel Lymph Node Biopsy

abstract

  • A consensus conference on the role of sentinel node biopsy in breast cancer was held in Philadelphia in April, 2001; the participants included many highly respected American and European investigators in this area. This report summarizes the deliberations of the group and promotes its current guidelines for the integration of this new technique into contemporary clinical practice.

authors

publication date

  • January 2002

Research

keywords

  • Academic Article

Identity

Digital Object Identifier (DOI)

  • 10.1054/brst.2002.0435

Additional Document Info

start page

  • 362

end page

  • 373

volume

  • 11

number

  • 4