negative axillary lymph node
negative axillary lymph nodeA term of art most commonly used in patients with breast cancer, referring to one or more axillary lymph nodes (e.g., a sentinel node) which is histologically free of cancer.
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negative axillary lymph nodeOncology A cancer-free axillary lymph node–often referring to Pts with breast CA. See Axillary tail.
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