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Descriptor English: Sentinel Lymph Node Biopsy
Descriptor Spanish: Biopsia del Ganglio Linfático Centinela
Descriptor Portuguese: Biópsia de Linfonodo Sentinela
Descriptor French: Biopsie de noeud lymphatique sentinelle
Entry term(s): Biopsy, Sentinel Lymph Node
Lymph Node Biopsy, Sentinel
Tree number(s): E01.370.225.500.384.100.580
E01.370.225.998.054.580
E01.370.388.100.580
E04.074.580
E04.446.819
E05.200.500.384.100.580
E05.200.998.054.580
E05.242.384.100.580
RDF Unique Identifier: https://id.nlm.nih.gov/mesh/D021701
Scope note: 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.
Allowable Qualifiers: AE adverse effects
CL classification
EC economics
ED education
ES ethics
HI history
IS instrumentation
LJ legislation & jurisprudence
MO mortality
MT methods
NU nursing
PX psychology
RH rehabilitation
SN statistics & numerical data
ST standards
TD trends
VE veterinary
Previous Indexing: Biopsy (1966-2000)
Public MeSH Note: 2001
History Note: 2001
Related: Lymphatic Metastasis MeSH
Sentinel Lymph Node MeSH
DeCS ID: 35392
Unique ID: D021701
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Date Established: 2001/01/01
Date of Entry: 2000/07/05
Revision Date: 2016/01/20
Sentinel Lymph Node Biopsy - Preferred
Concept UI M0355040
Scope note 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.
Preferred term Sentinel Lymph Node Biopsy
Entry term(s) Biopsy, Sentinel Lymph Node
Lymph Node Biopsy, Sentinel



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