Lymphatic mapping and sentinel node biopsy: is the method applicable to patients with colorectal and gastric cancer?

@article{Thrn2000LymphaticMA,
  title={Lymphatic mapping and sentinel node biopsy: is the method applicable to patients with colorectal and gastric cancer?},
  author={Magnus Th{\"o}rn},
  journal={The European journal of surgery = Acta chirurgica},
  year={2000},
  volume={166 10},
  pages={755-8}
}
  • Magnus Thörn
  • Published 2000 in The European journal of surgery = Acta chirurgica
The current status of lymphatic mapping and sentinel node biopsy in the treatment of patients with malignant melanoma and breast cancer is described. The possible use of a similar method in patients with colorectal and gastric cancer is outlined. Peroperative lymphatic mapping and identification of sentinel node(s) in patients with gastrointestinal cancer… CONTINUE READING