Sentinel lymph node biopsy in early-stage breast cancer patients: improved survival through better staging?

Meiers, Pamela; Cil, Tulin; Guller, Ulrich; Zuber, Markus (2013). Sentinel lymph node biopsy in early-stage breast cancer patients: improved survival through better staging? Langenbeck's archives of surgery, 398(5), pp. 687-90. Berlin: Springer 10.1007/s00423-012-1037-2

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The objective of this review is to summarize the evidence demonstrating that the sentinel lymph node (SLN) procedure is not only associated with significantly less morbidity compared to the axillary dissection, but may also result in better staging and improved patient outcomes.

Item Type:

Journal Article (Original Article)

Division/Institute:

04 Faculty of Medicine > Department of Gastro-intestinal, Liver and Lung Disorders (DMLL) > Clinic of Visceral Surgery and Medicine > Visceral Surgery

UniBE Contributor:

Güller, Ulrich

ISSN:

1435-2443

Publisher:

Springer

Language:

English

Submitter:

Factscience Import

Date Deposited:

04 Oct 2013 14:40

Last Modified:

17 Mar 2015 21:34

Publisher DOI:

10.1007/s00423-012-1037-2

PubMed ID:

23229913

Web of Science ID:

000318871200003

URI:

https://boris.unibe.ch/id/eprint/16379 (FactScience: 224006)

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