Axillary Ultrasound: For All, for None, to Diagnose Positive Nodes, or to Support Avoiding Sentinel Lymph Node Biopsy Altogether

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Axillary ultrasound is increasingly utilized for nodal staging preoperatively in patients presenting with invasive breast cancer to provide guidance for preoperative chemotherapy or proceeding directly to surgery. Improvements in ultrasound technology make it possible to assess the nodal burden in order to identify those patients not eligible for ACOSOG… (More)
DOI: 10.1245/s10434-016-5499-2

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@article{Black2016AxillaryUF, title={Axillary Ultrasound: For All, for None, to Diagnose Positive Nodes, or to Support Avoiding Sentinel Lymph Node Biopsy Altogether}, author={Dalliah MaShon Black}, journal={Annals of Surgical Oncology}, year={2016}, volume={24}, pages={64-69} }