High-risk squamous cell carcinoma of the ear - A potential role for sentinel node biopsy.


BACKGROUND Squamous cell carcinomas (SCCs) of the external ear have a significant rate of metastasis. The purpose of this study was to present analyzed factors associated with auricular SCC metastasis in order to identify a group that may benefit from sentinel lymph node biopsy (SLNB). METHODS We performed a retrospective review of all operable SCCs… (More)
DOI: 10.1002/hed.24843