Sentinel Lymph Node Biopsy
"Sentinel Lymph Node Biopsy" is a descriptor in the National Library of Medicine's controlled vocabulary thesaurus,
MeSH (Medical Subject Headings). Descriptors are arranged in a hierarchical structure,
which enables searching at various levels of specificity.
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.
Below are MeSH descriptors whose meaning is more general than "Sentinel Lymph Node Biopsy".
Below are MeSH descriptors whose meaning is more specific than "Sentinel Lymph Node Biopsy".
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