E M Heuts

Summary

Affiliation: University Hospital Maastricht
Country: The Netherlands

Publications

  1. doi Internal mammary lymph drainage and sentinel node biopsy in breast cancer - A study on 1008 patients
    E M Heuts
    Department of Surgery, University Hospital Maastricht, The Netherlands
    Eur J Surg Oncol 35:252-7. 2009
  2. doi Results of tailored treatment for breast cancer patients with internal mammary lymph node metastases
    E M Heuts
    Department of Surgery, University Hospital Maastricht, Postbus 5800, 6202 AZ Maastricht, The Netherlands
    Breast 18:254-8. 2009
  3. doi Additional tracer injection to improve the technical success rate of lymphoscintigraphy for sentinel node biopsy in breast cancer
    E M Heuts
    Department of Surgery, University Hospital Maastricht, Maastricht, The Netherlands
    Ann Surg Oncol 16:1156-63. 2009
  4. ncbi Results of sentinel node biopsy not affected by previous excisional biopsy
    E M Heuts
    Department of Surgery, Maaslandziekenhuis, Walramstraat 23, 6131 BK Sittard, The Netherlands
    Eur J Surg Oncol 32:278-81. 2006
  5. doi Prevalence of lymphoedema more than five years after breast cancer treatment
    T R Lopez Penha
    Department of Surgery, Maastricht University Medical Centre, Maastricht, Netherlands
    Eur J Surg Oncol 37:1059-63. 2011

Collaborators

  • A C Voogd
  • T R Lopez Penha
  • M F von Meyenfeldt
  • J J G Slangen

Detail Information

Publications5

  1. doi Internal mammary lymph drainage and sentinel node biopsy in breast cancer - A study on 1008 patients
    E M Heuts
    Department of Surgery, University Hospital Maastricht, The Netherlands
    Eur J Surg Oncol 35:252-7. 2009
    ..The aim of this study was to determine the likelihood of finding IM lymph node metastases in case of IM hotspots on lymphoscintigraphy and evaluate the relevance of IMSN biopsy as a method to improve staging...
  2. doi Results of tailored treatment for breast cancer patients with internal mammary lymph node metastases
    E M Heuts
    Department of Surgery, University Hospital Maastricht, Postbus 5800, 6202 AZ Maastricht, The Netherlands
    Breast 18:254-8. 2009
    ..However, long-term follow-up data, preferably in larger series, are needed to support our findings...
  3. doi Additional tracer injection to improve the technical success rate of lymphoscintigraphy for sentinel node biopsy in breast cancer
    E M Heuts
    Department of Surgery, University Hospital Maastricht, Maastricht, The Netherlands
    Ann Surg Oncol 16:1156-63. 2009
    ..The aim of this study is to determine the value of additional tracer injection to increase the technical success rate of the SN procedure and to identify factors that influence the ability to visualize hotspots...
  4. ncbi Results of sentinel node biopsy not affected by previous excisional biopsy
    E M Heuts
    Department of Surgery, Maaslandziekenhuis, Walramstraat 23, 6131 BK Sittard, The Netherlands
    Eur J Surg Oncol 32:278-81. 2006
    ..Patients with previous excisional biopsy are regarded as ineligible for SN biopsy. We evaluated the results of SN biopsy for this group of patients based on confirmatory axillary lymph node dissection...
  5. doi Prevalence of lymphoedema more than five years after breast cancer treatment
    T R Lopez Penha
    Department of Surgery, Maastricht University Medical Centre, Maastricht, Netherlands
    Eur J Surg Oncol 37:1059-63. 2011
    ..This report aims to describe the long-term prevalence of BCRL and secondly, to compare the long-term prevalence of BCRL when assessed by two objective measures and one subjective measure...