Clinicopathologic Features of Metastasis in Nonsentinel Lymph Nodes of Breast Carcinoma Patients: A Metaanalysis Review uri icon

Overview

MeSH Major

  • Breast Neoplasms
  • Carcinoma
  • Lymph Node Excision
  • Lymphatic Metastasis
  • Neoplasm Staging
  • Sentinel Lymph Node Biopsy

abstract

  • There is general concordance among studies regarding the association between pathologic characteristics and NSN metastasis in breast carcinoma patients with a positive SN. The pooled analysis identified those factors with the strongest associations that should be evaluated routinely in SN specimens and included in prospective databases for the development of a predictive model.

publication date

  • December 2003

Research

keywords

  • Review

Identity

Language

  • eng

Digital Object Identifier (DOI)

  • 10.1002/cncr.11803

PubMed ID

  • 14635063

Additional Document Info

start page

  • 2307

end page

  • 15

volume

  • 98

number

  • 11