[Sentinel lymph node diagnosis in prostatic carcinoma: I: Method and clinical evaluation].

@article{Vogt2002SentinelLN,
  title={[Sentinel lymph node diagnosis in prostatic carcinoma: I: Method and clinical evaluation].},
  author={Harry Vogt and Friedhelm Wawroschek and Hermann Wengenmair and Theodor Wagner and J R Kopp and Robert L. Dorn and S. Gr{\"o}ber and Peter Heidenreich},
  journal={Nuklearmedizin. Nuclear medicine},
  year={2002},
  volume={41 2},
  pages={95-101}
}
AIM Evaluation of the significance of lymphoscintigraphy and intraoperative probe measurement for the identification of the sentinel lymph node (SLN) in prostate cancer. PATIENTS AND METHOD In 117 patients with prostate cancer scintigrams in various projections were acquired till approximately 6 hours p.i. after ultrasound guided transrectal intraprostatic injection of 99mTc-Nanocoll. On the following day the SLNs were identified in the operation theatre with a gamma probe and removed. Pelvic… CONTINUE READING