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Axillary Sentinel Lymph Node Biopsy

Axillary Sentinel Lymph Node Biopsy

“Axillary sentinel lymph node biopsy is a procedure to remove the sentinel lymph nodes in the axilla to examine them for malignancy. The axillary sentinel nodes are the lymph nodes that first drain cancerous fluid from the breast. Usually there are between one and three sentinel nodes. Sentinel node biopsy is recommended for patients who have early breast cancer.”


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