Which organizations have issued guidelines for sentinel lymph node biopsy (SLNB) and axillary lymph node dissection (ALND) in the treatment of breast cancer?

Updated: Sep 23, 2020
  • Author: Pavani Chalasani, MD, MPH; Chief Editor: John V Kiluk, MD, FACS  more...
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Guidelines for sentinel lymph node biopsy (SLNB) and axillary lymph node dissection (ALND) have been issued by the American Society of Clinical Oncology (ASCO) and the National Comprehensive Cancer Network (NCCN).


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