Not Performing a Sentinel Node Biopsy for Older Patients With Early-Stage Invasive Breast Cancer.

Not Performing a Sentinel Node Biopsy for Older Patients With Early-Stage Invasive Breast Cancer Axillary surgery contributes to morbidity and has not been shown to improve survival in early breast cancer. Women 70 years of age or older with clinically node-negative breast cancer are more likely to have comorbidities and reduced life expectancy, and there… CONTINUE READING