Sentinel Lymph Node Biopsy in Gynecologic Cancer

Posted On 2021-05-19 09:43:13

This series on “Sentinel Lymph Node Biopsy in Gynecologic Cancer” is edited by Drs. Denis Querleu and Chérif Akladios from Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, University Sacro Cuore, Rome, Italy.

In this series of the journal, the topics lectures given at the first IRCAD course on sentinel lymph node (SLN) in gynecologic oncology held in Strasbourg (France) in 2019 are compiled in order to address all the aspects of the theoretical basis and clinical applications of a concept which is becoming universally popular in gynecologic oncology.

Establishing sentinel lymph node as a standard of care in gynecologic cancer?
Denis Querleu, Chérif Akladios

Review Article
Pathophysiological and anatomical basis of lymphatic transit of cancer cells and role of the lymphatic system: a review of published literature
Emad Matanes, Walter H. Gotlieb

Anatomical basis of lymph node detection in gynecologic cancers: a review from a surgical perspective
Yohann Dabi, Sofiane Bendifallah, Kamila Kolanska, Anne Sophie Boudy, Denis Querleu, Cherif Akladios, Sonia Zilberman, Emile Darai, Cyril Touboul

Tracers and corresponding detection devices: technetium colloids, blue dyes & NIR fluorescence
Agnieszka Rychlik, Kamil Zalewski

Sentinel lymph node processing in gynecological cancer histopathology and molecular biology
Gerlinde Lang-Avérous, Sabrina Croce, Eliane Mery, Mojgan Devouassoux-Shisheboran

Sentinel lymph node in cervical cancer: time to move forward
Vincent Balaya, Benedetta Guani, Basile Pache, Yves-Gérard Durand, Hélène Bonsang-Kitzis, Charlotte Ngô, Patrice Mathevet, Fabrice Lécuru

Sentinel lymph node in vulvar cancer
Agnieszka Rychlik, Mariusz Bidzinski, Jakub Rzepka, Szymon Piatek

Narrative review of sentinel lymph node biopsy in breast cancer: a technique in constant evolution with still numerous unresolved questions
Carole Mathelin, Massimo Lodi

The saga of lymph node surgery in malignant melanoma: a history repeating itself in gynecologic oncology
Virginie Bund, Lise Lecointre, Chérif Akladios

From systematic lymphadenectomy to sentinel lymph node mapping: a review on transitions and current practices in endometrial cancer staging
Chantal A. L. Stämpfli, Andrea Papadia, Michael D. Mueller

The series “Sentinel Lymph Node Biopsy in Gynecologic Cancer” was commissioned by the Editorial office, Chinese Clinical Oncology without any sponsorship or funding. Denis Querleu served as the unpaid Guest Editor for the series.