Tag: sentinel lymph node

1. For women with invasive breast cancer and metastases to 1 or 2 sentinel lymph nodes, treatment with sentinel lymph node dissection alone was not inferior to those treated with sentinel lymph node dissection followed by axillary lymph node dissection. 2. The use of axillary lymph node dissection is not...
Image: PD  1. Among women with node positive cN1 breast cancer, the false negative rate of sentinel lymph node surgery was 12.8%, above a previously determined acceptability threshold of 10%.  2. Using dual agents to map and recover more than 2 sentinel lymph nodes was associated with a lower false negative...