Sentinel Lymph Node Biopsy for Ocular Adnexal Melanoma: Experience in 30 Patients
作者: Aaron SavarMerrick I. RossVictor G. PrietoDoina IvanStella KimBita Esmaeli
作者单位: 1Section of Ophthalmology, Department of Head and Neck Surgery, The University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center, Houston, Texas
2Department of Surgical Oncology, The University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center, Houston, Texas
3Departments of Pathology, The University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center, Houston, Texas
4Department of Dermatology, The University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center, Houston, Texas
刊名: Ophthalmology, 2009, Vol.116 (11), pp.2217-2223
来源数据库: Elsevier Journal
DOI: 10.1016/j.ophtha.2009.04.012
原始语种摘要: Purpose(#br)To report the findings on sentinel lymph node biopsy (SLNB) in 30 patients with ocular adnexal (conjunctival or eyelid) melanomas.(#br)Design(#br)Prospective nonrandomized clinical trial.(#br)Participants(#br)Thirty patients with diagnosis of eyelid or conjunctival melanoma.(#br)Methods(#br)All patients with ocular adnexal melanoma who underwent SLNB at The University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center between December 2000 and July 2008 are the subject of this report. Sentinel lymph node biopsy was performed as previously described by our group, and patients were prospectively followed up.(#br)Main Outcome Measures(#br)Findings on preoperative lymphoscintigraphy, SLNB, histopathologic examination of the primary tumor and sentinel lymph nodes (SNL), and nodal recurrence after...
全文获取路径: Elsevier  (合作)
分享到:
来源刊物:
影响因子:5.563 (2012)

×