Tumor-infiltrating lymphocytes predict sentinel lymph node positivity in patients with cutaneous melanoma Academic Article uri icon

Overview

MeSH Major

  • Lymphocytes, Tumor-Infiltrating
  • Melanoma
  • Sentinel Lymph Node Biopsy
  • Skin Neoplasms

abstract

  • The absence of TILs, together with increasing Breslow thickness, presence of ulceration and male sex, predicts SLN metastasis in patients undergoing SLN biopsy for primary cutaneous melanoma.

publication date

  • March 2007

Research

keywords

  • Academic Article

Identity

Language

  • eng

Digital Object Identifier (DOI)

  • 10.1200/JCO.2006.08.9755

PubMed ID

  • 17327608

Additional Document Info

start page

  • 869

end page

  • 75

volume

  • 25

number

  • 7