Evaluation of lymph node counts in primary retroperitoneal lymph node dissection Academic Article uri icon

Overview

MeSH Major

  • Lymph Node Excision
  • Neoplasms, Germ Cell and Embryonal
  • Retroperitoneal Space
  • Testicular Neoplasms

abstract

  • The current results suggested that >40 lymph nodes removed at RPLND improve the diagnostic efficacy of the operation. The authors believe that these results will be useful for future trials comparing RPLNDs, especially when assessing the adequacy of lymph node dissection.

publication date

  • November 15, 2010

Research

keywords

  • Academic Article

Identity

Language

  • eng

PubMed Central ID

  • PMC4174298

Digital Object Identifier (DOI)

  • 10.1002/cncr.25266

PubMed ID

  • 20665486

Additional Document Info

start page

  • 5243

end page

  • 50

volume

  • 116

number

  • 22