International Multi-institutional Management and Outcome of Melanoma Patients with Positive Sentinel Lymph Nodes in More than One Nodal Basin Academic Article uri icon

Overview

MeSH Major

  • Head and Neck Neoplasms
  • Lymph Node Excision
  • Lymph Nodes
  • Melanoma
  • Neoplasm Recurrence, Local
  • Sentinel Lymph Node Biopsy

abstract

  • Most melanoma patients with more than one SLN-positive basin are currently managed with CLND. Outcomes after CLND and no CLND are similarly poor; therefore, consideration of close nodal observation may be more appropriate.

publication date

  • January 2014

Research

keywords

  • Academic Article

Identity

Language

  • eng

Digital Object Identifier (DOI)

  • 10.1245/s10434-014-3845-9

PubMed ID

  • 24962937

Additional Document Info

start page

  • 4324

end page

  • 9

volume

  • 21

number

  • 13