Sentinel lymph node biopsy and aberrant lymphatic drainage in recurrent breast cancer: Findings likely to change treatment decisions.


Karanlik H., Ozgur I., Kilic B., Fathalizadeh A., Sanli Y., Onder S., ...More

Journal of surgical oncology, vol.114, no.7, pp.796-802, 2016 (Journal Indexed in SCI Expanded) identifier identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 114 Issue: 7
  • Publication Date: 2016
  • Doi Number: 10.1002/jso.24423
  • Title of Journal : Journal of surgical oncology
  • Page Numbers: pp.796-802

Abstract

Background and ObjectivesIt is not clear whether sentinel lymph node biopsy (SLNB) can be applied to patients with a second breast cancer or recurrence occurring at previously treated breast. The purpose of this study was to assess the feasibility of SLNB procedure in patients with recurrent breast cancer.