Minimal disease in the sentinel lymph node: How to best measure sentinel node micrometastases to predict risk of additional non-sentinel lymph node disease
Carcinoma, Ductal, Breast
Sentinel Lymph Node Biopsy
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.