Patterns of first-recurrence and post-recurrence survival in patients with primary cutaneous melanoma after sentinel lymph node biopsy Academic Article uri icon

Overview

MeSH Major

  • Melanoma
  • Neoplasm Recurrence, Local
  • Sentinel Lymph Node Biopsy
  • Skin Neoplasms

abstract

  • Although SLN-positive patients experience recurrence far earlier and more frequently than SLN-negative patients, the pattern of recurrence is similar. After recurrence, its site is the primary determinant of survival.

publication date

  • June 2007

Research

keywords

  • Academic Article

Identity

Language

  • eng

Digital Object Identifier (DOI)

  • 10.1245/s10434-007-9357-0

PubMed ID

  • 17406951

Additional Document Info

start page

  • 1934

end page

  • 42

volume

  • 14

number

  • 6