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ALLMedicine™ Sentinel Lymph Node Biopsy Center

Research & Reviews  418 results

Axillary sentinel lymph node identification using superparamagnetic iron oxide versus r...
The Surgeon : Journal of the Royal Colleges of Surgeons O... Vidya R, Khosla M et. al.

May 14th, 2022 - Sentinel lymph node biopsy (SLNB) is an accurate and reliable method for staging the axilla in early breast cancer. The gold standard technique for localizing the sentinel lymph node (SLN) is the use of radioisotope with or without blue dye. Howev...

Declining use of inguinofemoral lymphadenectomy in the treatment of clinically negative...
Gynecologic Oncology; Mokhtech M, Gao SJ et. al.

May 14th, 2022 - The management of vulvar cancer with clinically negative groin lymph nodes but with positive sentinel lymph node biopsy (SLNB) is controversial, with options including inguinofemoral lymphadenectomy (IFL) and/or adjuvant chemotherapy and radiother...

A Model Incorporating Axillary Tail Position on Mammography for Preoperative Prediction...
Academic Radiology; Zhu T, Lin X et. al.

May 4th, 2022 - This study aimed to develop a model incorporating axillary tail position on mammography (AT) for the prediction of non-sentinel Lymph Node (NSLN) metastasis in patients with initial clinical node positivity (cN+). The study reviewed a total of 257...

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News  17 results

Management of Locoregional Melanoma Clinical Practice Guidelines (ESMO, 2020)

Sep 2nd, 2020 - The guideline update on management of locoregional melanoma was released on August 4, 2020 by the European Society for Medical Oncology.[1] Sentinel Lymph Node Biopsy Sentinel lymph node biopsy (SLNB) is recommended for staging in melanomas of sta...

In Older Women With DCIS, Skip Lymph Node Biopsy

Oct 24th, 2019 - Women with ductal carcinoma in situ (DCIS) who are treated with breast-conserving surgery are sometimes also subjected to an extra procedure, a sentinel lymph node biopsy (SLNB), even though this extra step offers no benefits but may cause harm. A...

Is Age a Risk Factor for Lymph Node Positivity in Thin Melanoma?

Oct 4th, 2017 - Who Gets Sentinel Lymph Node Biopsy? In 2014 (the most recent year with available data), 76,665 new primary cutaneous malignant melanomas (MMs) were diagnosed in the United States, and 9324 people died from MM,[1] making this the most lethal form ...

Omitting ALND in some breast cancer patients may be the right choice
Richard Mark Kirkner

May 19th, 2017 - PHILADELPHIA – The safety of sentinel lymph node biopsy (SLNB) alone without axillary lymph node dissection (ALND) has been established for patients with cT1-2N0 cancer that are found to have one or two metastatic sentinel lymph nodes who undergo.

Sentinel Lymph Node Biopsy 'Sufficient' in Endometrial Cancer

Feb 16th, 2017 - Experts in endometrial cancer suggest there should be a change in the standard of care, after the largest study to date found that sentinel lymph node biopsy is as accurate for identifying metastasis as complete pelvic lymphadenectomy, which is mo...

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