Reliability of sentinel lymph node biopsy with squamous cell carcinoma of the oral cavity.

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OBJECTIVES Although sentinel lymph node biopsy (SLNB) may reduce surgery-related complications related to unnecessary lymph node dissection and is now widely used for many patients with cutaneous melanoma and breast cancer, its use for oral cancer patients remains controversial. One of the main reasons for the reluctance to initiate SLNB for oral cancer is… (More)

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