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Sentinel Lymph Node Biopsy

"Sentinel Lymph Node Biopsy" is a descriptor in the National Library of Medicine's controlled vocabulary thesaurus, MeSH (Medical Subject Headings). Descriptors are arranged in a hierarchical structure, which enables searching at various levels of specificity.

A diagnostic procedure used to determine whether LYMPHATIC METASTASIS has occurred. The sentinel lymph node is the first lymph node to receive drainage from a neoplasm.

This graph shows the total number of publications written about "Sentinel Lymph Node Biopsy" by people in Harvard Catalyst Profiles by year, and whether "Sentinel Lymph Node Biopsy" was a major or minor topic of these publication.
Bar chart showing 350 publications over 20 distinct years, with a maximum of 32 publications in 2014
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