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Sentinel Lymph Node Biopsy MeSH Descriptor Data 2023


MeSH Heading
Sentinel Lymph Node Biopsy
Tree Number(s)
E01.370.225.500.384.100.580
E01.370.225.998.054.580
E01.370.388.100.580
E04.074.580
E04.446.819
E05.200.500.384.100.580
E05.200.998.054.580
E05.242.384.100.580
Unique ID
D021701
RDF Unique Identifier
http://id.nlm.nih.gov/mesh/D021701
Scope Note
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.
Entry Term(s)
Biopsy, Sentinel Lymph Node
Lymph Node Biopsy, Sentinel
Previous Indexing
Biopsy (1966-2000)
See Also
Lymphatic Metastasis
Sentinel Lymph Node
Public MeSH Note
2001
History Note
2001
Date Established
2001/01/01
Date of Entry
2000/07/05
Revision Date
2016/01/20
Sentinel Lymph Node Biopsy Preferred
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