Diagnostic Test Accuracy Protocol
Sentinel lymph node biopsy for the diagnosis of lymph node involvement in oral/oropharyngeal squamous cell carcinoma
Editorial Group: Cochrane Ear, Nose and Throat Disorders Group
Published Online: 12 DEC 2012
Copyright © 2012 The Cochrane Collaboration. Published by John Wiley & Sons, Ltd.
How to Cite
Gupta T, Nair S, Chaturvedi P, Kannan S. Sentinel lymph node biopsy for the diagnosis of lymph node involvement in oral/oropharyngeal squamous cell carcinoma (Protocol). Cochrane Database of Systematic Reviews 2012, Issue 12. Art. No.: CD010275. DOI: 10.1002/14651858.CD010275.
- Publication Status: New
- Published Online: 12 DEC 2012
This is the protocol for a review and there is no abstract. The objectives are as follows:
The primary objective of this review is to assess the diagnostic accuracy of SLNB in the identification of lymph node involvement in patients with early-stage (defined as cT1-T2, cN0) oral and/or oropharyngeal squamous cell carcinoma.
No secondary objectives will be considered for this review.