Axillary ultrasound identifies residual nodal disease after chemotherapy: Results from the American college of surgeons oncology group Z1071 trial (Alliance) Academic Article uri icon

Overview

MeSH Major

  • Breast Neoplasms

abstract

  • Axillary US performed after neoadjuvant chemotherapy is useful for nodal response assessment, with longer short-axis diameter, longer long-axis diameter, increased cortical thickness, and absence of fatty hilum significantly associated with residual nodal disease after neoadjuvant chemotherapy.

publication date

  • March 2018

Research

keywords

  • Academic Article

Identity

Language

  • eng

Digital Object Identifier (DOI)

  • 10.2214/AJR.17.18295

PubMed ID

  • 29381381

Additional Document Info

start page

  • 669

end page

  • 676

volume

  • 210

number

  • 3