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Ends Oct. 14, 2021 4:00 pm
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Sentinel Lymph Node biopsy in uterine cancers

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Obstetrics and Gynaecology
Paris 5e Arrondissement, France
2-day course / 10 effective hours
4 attendees per session

Course details

This course will show the state of the art about sentinel node biopsy in cervical and endometrial cancers. Attendees will have a full description of techniques, indications, pathological analysis, limits of the technique through presentations by experts. Observation in the OR will show the practical use of the technique.

What will you learn?

- To explain and demonstrate indications, techniques, pathology, limits and pending questions of sentinel node biopsy in uterine cancers.

Educational methods

Live case observation, Video, On-site, Lectures, Hands-on

Advantages of the procedure

The sentinel node biopsy technique is spreading through the community of gynecologic surgeons. The technique is safe when properly operated. This approach enhances sensitivity of nodal staging with diagnosis of low volume metastases and decreases the morbidity of the nodal sampling. This technique is now part of the armamentarium of gynecologic oncology.

Target audience

Gynecologic Oncology surgeons who operate patients suffering of uterine cancers




October 13th 2021

2:00 pm – 6:00 pm: Theorical presentation

- Presentations on rational, technique (introduction of fluorescence)

- Results (diagnostic accuracy, validation, morbidity, quality assurance, etc.), pathology, present indications, limits and pending questions

- Perspective

October 14th 2021

9:00 am – 12:00 am: Operating room - Observation of a case of cervical or endometrial cancer

12:00 am – 1:00 pm: Lynch, Q & R

1:00 pm – 5:00pm: Operating room - Observation of a case of cervical or endometrial cancer

Medical devices

- Minimally invasive surgery, fluorescence mapping


Getting there

Itineraries to Institut Curie in Paris by public transport

Subway - 12, Subway - 7

Bus - 21, Bus - 27, Bus - 38


From Paris Orly Airport (ORY) to Institut Curie

Get from Paris Orly Airport (ORY) to Institut Curie by train, bus, taxi, car and shuttle.

 We recommend taking a train from Orly 4 to Antony and then taking a train from Antony to Luxembourg.


From Paris CDG airport to Institut Curie (Paris subway)

Get from Paris CDG Airport (CDG) to Institut Curie (Paris subway) by train, bus, subway, taxi, car and shuttle. We recommend taking a train from Charles De Gaulle 2 Tgv Airport to Luxembourg.


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Institut Curie

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75005 Paris 5e Arrondissement, France