TITLE

Sentinel Lymph Node Biopsy for Breast Cancer: The Role of Previous Biopsy on Patient Eligibility

AUTHOR(S)
Miner, Thomas J.; Shriver, Craig D.; Jaques, David P.; Maniscalco-Theberge, Mary E.; Krag, David N.
PUB. DATE
June 1999
SOURCE
American Surgeon;Jun1999, Vol. 65 Issue 6, p493
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Presents information on a study on the factors that may influence the ability to localize sentinel lymph nodes in patients with breast cancer. Methods; Results; Discussion.
ACCESSION #
1932108

 

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