Misidentification of sentinel lymph node via lymphoscintigraphy for breast cancer is an infrequent event. We analysed 35.022 consecutive procedures from a single institution and tried to find a correlation between failures of sentinel node identification and previous oncologic treatments received by the patients.

Could radiotherapy play a major role in misidentification of sentinel lymph node in breast cancer recurrence? / G. Lissidini, G. Trifirò, P. Veronesi, C. Grana, S. Zurrida, V. Galimberti, G. Corso, C. Vellani, G.B. Ivaldi. - In: RADIOTHERAPY AND ONCOLOGY. - ISSN 0167-8140. - 131(2019 Feb), pp. 237-238. [10.1016/j.radonc.2018.08.001]

Could radiotherapy play a major role in misidentification of sentinel lymph node in breast cancer recurrence?

P. Veronesi;S. Zurrida;G. Corso;C. Vellani;
2019-02

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Misidentification of sentinel lymph node via lymphoscintigraphy for breast cancer is an infrequent event. We analysed 35.022 consecutive procedures from a single institution and tried to find a correlation between failures of sentinel node identification and previous oncologic treatments received by the patients.
Breast; Cancer; Radiotherapy; Sentinel lymph node; Hematology; Oncology; Radiology, Nuclear Medicine and Imaging
Settore MED/18 - Chirurgia Generale
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