One-step nucleic acid amplification in breast cancer sentinel lymph node: a single institutional experience and a short review

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Brambilla, Tatiana; Fiamengo, Barbara; Tinterri, Corrado; Testori, Alberto; Grassi, Massimo Maria; Sciarra, Amedeo; Abbate, Tommaso; Gatzemeier, Wolfgang; Roncalli, Massimo; Di Tommaso, Luca;
  • Publisher: Frontiers Media S.A.
  • Journal: Frontiers in Medicine, volume 2 (issn: 2296-858X, eissn: 2296-858X)
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  • Identifiers: pmc: PMC4469115, doi: 10.3389/fmed.2015.00037
  • Subject: sentinel node examination | frozen section | Mini Reviews in Medicine | Settore MED/08 - Anatomia Patologica | breast cancer | accuracy | Medicine | molecular analysis | accuracy; breast cancer; frozen section; molecular analysis; morphological analysis; permanent sections; sentinel node examination | morphological analysis | permanent sections

Sentinel lymph node (SLN) examination is a standard in breast cancer patients, with several methods employed along its 20 years history, the last one represented by one-step nucleic acid amplification (OSNA). The latter is a intra-operative molecular assay searching for... View more
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