Misidentification of sentinel lymph node via lymphoscintigraphy for breast cancer is an infrequent event. We analysed 35.022 consecutive procedures from a single institution and tried to find a correlation between failures of sentinel node identification and previous oncologic treatments received by the patients.
- Axilla/diagnostic imaging
- Breast Neoplasms/pathology
- Lymph Nodes/pathology
- Lymphatic Metastasis
- Middle Aged
- Neoplasm Recurrence, Local/pathology
- Sentinel Lymph Node/diagnostic imaging