Sentinel lymph node biopsy techniques in thyroid pathologies--a meta-analysis.

INTRODUCTION To review different sentinel lymph node biopsy (SLNB) techniques in patients with thyroid neoplasm. We also compared the detection rates of the different detection methods in these patients. MATERIAL AND METHODS The Medline database from 1998 until December 2010 was searched for the following terms: thyroid cancer, thyroid neoplasm, and… (More)