Sentinel node biopsy for malignant melanoma – technical details and clinical results in 259 patients

The purpose of this paper was to present our 4-year experience with sentinel node biopsy in the treatment of malignant melanoma. We will present technical details that influence the efficacy of the procedure and discuss the clinical, therapeutic and prognostic advantages of this technique. A total of 259 consecutive patients with primary skin melanoma (T2–3… CONTINUE READING