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Table 2 Dissected nodes information

From: Evaluation of the tracing effect of carbon nanoparticle and carbon nanoparticle-epirubicin suspension in axillary lymph node dissection for breast cancer treatment

  Control Tracer Drug-load
Total number of nodes removed 502 (mean, 16.7 ± 3.4) 638 (mean, 21.3 ± 6.1) 584 (mean, 19.5 ± 3.7)
Total number of metastatic nodes 50 70 73
Total number of stained nodes 483 428
The number of metastatic stained nodes 48 57
The number of metastatic unstained nodes 22 16