Minimally invasive surgery for esophageal cancer: a review on sentinel node concept

@article{Filip2013MinimallyIS,
  title={Minimally invasive surgery for esophageal cancer: a review on sentinel node concept},
  author={Bogdan Filip and Marco Scarpa and Francesco Cavallin and Rita Alfieri and Matteo Cagol and Carlo Castoro},
  journal={Surgical Endoscopy},
  year={2013},
  volume={28},
  pages={1238-1249}
}
Lymphoadenectomy is a cornerstone of esophageal cancer treatment, and sentinel node (SN) biopsy (SNB) might provide surgeons with an extra tool to limit unnecessarily extended lymphadenectomy and to implement a minimally invasive approach. The aim of our study was to review all the available literature on the use of SNB in esophageal surgery for malignancy. The review was conducted according to the PRISMA guidelines. A systematic search was performed in PubMed, EMBASE, and the Cochrane database… CONTINUE READING

Citations

Publications citing this paper.
Showing 1-10 of 11 extracted citations

Lymph node metastasis and lymphadenectomy of resectable adenocarcinoma of the esophagogastric junction.

Chinese journal of cancer research = Chung-kuo yen cheng yen chiu • 2014
View 3 Excerpts
Highly Influenced

Oesophageal cancer

Nature Reviews Disease Primers • 2017

Survival following video-assisted thoracoscopic versus open esophagectomy for esophageal carcinoma.

Journal of B.U.ON. : official journal of the Balkan Union of Oncology • 2016
View 1 Excerpt

References

Publications referenced by this paper.
Showing 1-10 of 50 references

Minimally invasive oesophagectomy for patients with oesophageal cancer: a multicentre, open-label, randomised controlled trial

SSAY Biere, MI van Berge Henegouwen, KW Maas
Lancet • 2012
View 7 Excerpts
Highly Influenced

Sentinel lymph node biopsy using intraoperative indocyanine green fluorescence imaging navigated with preoperative CT lymphography for superficial esophageal cancer

Y Yuasa, J Seike, +3 authors Y Yamamoto
Ann Surg Oncol • 2012
View 5 Excerpts
Highly Influenced

Role of Intraoperative Sentinel Lymph Node Mapping in the Management of Carcinoma of the Esophagus

Saudi journal of gastroenterology : official journal of the Saudi Gastroenterology Association • 2010
View 14 Excerpts
Highly Influenced

Similar Papers

Loading similar papers…