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Annals of Surgical Oncology

, Volume 10, Issue 8, pp 993–993 | Cite as

Predicting Nonsentinel Lymph Node Involvement in Stage I/II Melanoma

  • H. A. Gietema
  • R. J. C. L. M. Vuylsteke
  • P. J. van Diest
  • S. Meijer
  • P. A. M. van Leeuwen
Letters to the Editor

Keywords

Melanoma Sentinel Lymph Node Positive Sentinel Lymph Node Nonsentinel Lymph Node Sydney Melanoma Unit 

REFERENCES

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    Reeves ME, Delgado R, Busam KJ, Brady MS, Coit DG. Prediction of nonsentinel lymph node status in melanoma. Ann Surg Oncol 2003;10:27–31.CrossRefGoogle Scholar
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    Vuylsteke RJCLM, Borgstein PJ, van Leeuwen PAM, et al. Metastatic tumorload in the sentinel lymph node in stage I/II melanoma: a strong predictor of additional lymph node involvement and survival. Ann Surg Onco 2003;10:S18.Google Scholar

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© The Society of Surgical Oncology, Inc. 2003

Authors and Affiliations

  • H. A. Gietema
    • 1
  • R. J. C. L. M. Vuylsteke
    • 1
  • P. J. van Diest
    • 2
  • S. Meijer
    • 3
  • P. A. M. van Leeuwen
    • 3
  1. 1.Department of PathologyVU University Medical CenterAmsterdamThe Netherlands
  2. 2.Department of PathologyVU University Medical CenterAmsterdamThe Netherlands
  3. 3.Department of Surgical OncologyVU University Medical CenterAmsterdamThe Netherlands

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