Author | Sharon Galper, MD, MPH

Articles

Is Axillary Dissection Always Indicated in Invasive Breast Cancer?

October 01, 1997

The article written by Chadha and Axelrod provides a timely discussion of several critical issues in the current debate over the use of axillary lymph node dissection in early-stage breast cancer. As new information and techniques become available, they and others have reassessed the value of axillary lymph node dissection in four key areas: