Published in Women's Health Weekly, April 10th, 2006
Study 1: Sentinel lymph node detection appeared to be enhanced by scintigraphy performed 1 hour after same-day injection.
Researchers in France conducted a study "to compare, intra-individually, the detection rates of sentinel node on lymphoscintigraphy performed on the day of injection (DO) and on the following day (D1) in breast carcinoma." The investigators also compared "2-day and 1-day protocols in the two groups of patients."
"The 2-day and 1-day protocols included 76 patients in group 1 and 23 patients in group 2," wrote F. Gutman and...
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