Value of multilevel sectioning for improved detection of micrometastases in sentinel lymph nodes in invasive squamous cell carcinoma of the vulva.


UNLABELLED Clinical usefulness of sentinel lymph node (SLN) biopsy has been demonstrated in the management of early vulvar cancer. However, what constitutes a negative SLN has not been well defined. Furthermore, to what extent the SLNs should be sectioned for the greatest likelihood of detection of micrometastases and whether multilevel sectioning will… (More)

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