Minimal disease in the sentinel lymph node: How to best measure sentinel node micrometastases to predict risk of additional non-sentinel lymph node disease Academic Article uri icon

Overview

MeSH Major

  • Breast Neoplasms
  • Carcinoma, Ductal, Breast
  • Carcinoma, Lobular
  • Lymph Nodes
  • Neoplasm, Residual
  • Sentinel Lymph Node Biopsy

abstract

  • A significant proportion of women with minimal SLN metastases have additional non-SLN disease at cALND. Assessments of SLN volume of disease by three different methods of measurement are equivalent for prediction of additional non-SLN metastases.

publication date

  • November 2010

Research

keywords

  • Academic Article

Identity

Language

  • eng

Digital Object Identifier (DOI)

  • 10.1245/s10434-010-1115-z

PubMed ID

  • 20532987

Additional Document Info

start page

  • 2909

end page

  • 19

volume

  • 17

number

  • 11