Gastric cancer indocyanine green lymph node navigation surgery: systematic review

https://doi.org/10.4081/joper.2018.97

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  • Beatrice Molteni | beatrice.molteni@hotmail.com Department of Surgery, ASST Spedali Civili Brescia, Brescia, Italy.
  • Paola Porsio Department of Surgery, ASST Spedali Civili Brescia, Brescia, Italy.
  • Sarah Molfino Department of Surgery, ASST Spedali Civili Brescia, Brescia, Italy.
  • Marie Sophie Alfano Department of Surgery, ASST Spedali Civili Brescia, Brescia, Italy.
  • Sara Benedicenti Department of Surgery, ASST Spedali Civili Brescia, Brescia, Italy.
  • Fausto Catena Department of Emergency Surgery, Maggiore Hospital, Parma, Italy.
  • Luca Ansaloni Department of General Surgery, Cesena Hospital, Cesena, Italy.
  • Nazario Portolani Department of Surgery, ASST Spedali Civili Brescia, Brescia, Italy.
  • Gianluca Baiocchi Department of Surgery, ASST Spedali Civili Brescia, Brescia, Italy.

Abstract

Sentinel lymph node (LN) biopsy is a common practice to determinate if a lymphadenectomy is needed in various malignancies. Recent studies have investigated the possibilities to extend sentinel LN biopsy in gastric cancer. Indocyanine green (ICG) is a diagnostic reagent recently introduce in sentinel LN biopsy field. This review aims to determinate the feasibility to used ICG to detect sentinel LN in gastric cancer.

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Published
2018-08-07
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Keywords:
Gastric cancer, indocyanine green, sentinel lymph node.
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Molteni B, Porsio P, Molfino S, Alfano MS, Benedicenti S, Catena F, Ansaloni L, Portolani N, Baiocchi G. Gastric cancer indocyanine green lymph node navigation surgery: systematic review. J Peritoneum [Internet]. 2018Aug.7 [cited 2020Jul.15];3(1). Available from: http://jperitoneum.org/index.php/joper/article/view/97

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