Impact of the time interval between primary melanoma excision and sentinel node biopsy: A systematic review and meta-analysis

Source: MDLinx, January 2021

Researchers conducted this systematic review and meta-analysis to assess the connection between time from biopsy to sentinel-node biopsy (SLNB) and patients’ outcomes for melanoma.

Nine thousand seven hundred five patients were identified, of which 4,383 underwent SNLB at a time interval defined as early, and 4,574 at a late time interval.

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