Annals of Surgical Oncology

, Volume 25, Issue 12, pp 3699–3700 | Cite as

Frozen Section to Detect Empty Nodes and Improve the Accuracy of the Sentinel Lymph Node Biopsy in Endometrial Cancer

  • Jvan Casarin
  • Gretchen GlaserEmail author
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The authors declare that they have no conflict of interest.


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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.Department of Obstetrics and GynecologyUniversity of InsubriaVareseItaly
  2. 2.Division of Gynecologic SurgeryMayo ClinicRochesterUSA

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