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Clinical Study

Laparoscopic Sentinel Lymph Node Biopsy for Prostate Cancer: The Relevance of Locations Outside the Extended Dissection Area

Table 1

Location and pathology results of SNs outside the extended resection area. No = 37 patients (of the 121).

LocationNumber of patientsTumor bearingWas it the only positive node retrieved?

Presacral91Yes
Cloquet’s node81No
Inguinal70
Para-aortic61No
Abdominal wall41No
Pararectal10
Behind the common iliac artery10
Lateral to the external iliac artery11Yes

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