[Biopsy of sentinel lymph node in melanoma is not yet the standard treatment].

Abstract

The trend to implement sentinel node biopsy as standard of care in patients with clinically localized melanoma is encouraged by the following three factors: the technique of lymphatic mapping has matured to the point that consensus was reached on how the procedure should be carried out, surgeons showed that they can find the node in nearly 100% of patients… (More)

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@article{GallegosHernndez2003BiopsyOS, title={[Biopsy of sentinel lymph node in melanoma is not yet the standard treatment].}, author={Jos{\'e}-Francisco Gallegos-Hern{\'a}ndez and Omgo Edo Nieweg and Pieter J Tanis and Renato A. Vald{\'e}s-Olmos and B. B. R. Kroon}, journal={Gaceta medica de Mexico}, year={2003}, volume={139 5}, pages={449-52} }