Application of intraoperative ultrasound to nonsentinel node assessment in primary breast cancer

Giu Cheng Hsu, Chih Hung Ku, Jyh Cherng Yu, Chung Bo Hsieh, Cheng Pin Yu, Tsu Yi Chao

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Purpose: To evaluate whether intraoperative ultrasonography can help surgeons to identify patients with breast cancer and metastases confined to the sentinel node. Experimental Design: We used blue dye to identify sentinel node during 512 procedures done on 509 patients with breast cancers of

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)3746-3753
Number of pages8
JournalClinical Cancer Research
Issue number12
Publication statusPublished - Jun 15 2006
Externally publishedYes


ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Cancer Research
  • Oncology

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