Published in Cancer Weekly, June 24th, 2003
The recommendation extends even to women with tumors that seem to have the smallest risk of spread. The study was presented at the American Society of Clinical Oncology (ASCO) meeting in Chicago.
The study indicates that by examining the lymph nodes in all women with this disease, doctors can save patients from unnecessary radiation therapy, give the appropriate level of therapy to those who need it and save millions of dollar...
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