Sentinel Lymph Node Biopsy in the Surgical Treatment of Early Breast Cancer

Last Modified: November 1, 2001

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Brian J. Czerniecki, MD
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SABCS: Sentinel Lymph Node Biopsy Less Likely in Black Women

Dec 6, 2012 - Compared with white women, black women with node-negative breast cancer are significantly less likely to receive the less invasive sentinel lymph node biopsy for breast cancer staging, according to a study presented at the annual San Antonio Breast Cancer Symposium, held from Dec. 4 to 8.

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