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Table 1 Main study outcomes

From: A prospective pilot study of detection of sentinel lymph nodes in gynaecological cancers using a novel near infrared fluorescence imaging system

   All cases (n = 49) Optimised dose group (n = 16)
SLN detection rate Vulval 91 % 100 %
Cervical 90 % 100 %
Endometrial 68 % 100 %
Total 78 % 100 %
Average SLNs detected per woman Vulval 1.1 (0–4) 2 (1–3)
Cervical 2.3 (0–4) 4 (4–4)
Endometrial 0.9 (0–3) 1.5 (1–3)
Total 1.3 (0–4) 1.9 (1–4)