The effects of CO2 pneumoperitoneum on the survival of women with persistent metastatic ovarian cancer Academic Article Article uri icon

Overview

MeSH Major

  • Endometrial Neoplasms
  • Fluoroscopy
  • Lymph Node Excision
  • Lymph Nodes
  • Uterine Cervical Neoplasms
  • Vulvar Neoplasms

abstract

  • Transperitoneal laparoscopy with CO(2) pneumoperitoneum does not appear to reduce the overall survival of women with persistent metastatic intra-abdominal carcinoma of ovarian/peritoneal origin. The overall survival appears to be independent of the second-look surgical approach.

publication date

  • August 2003

Research

keywords

  • Academic Article

Identity

Digital Object Identifier (DOI)

  • 10.1016/S0090-8258(03)00330-5

PubMed ID

  • 12893213

Additional Document Info

start page

  • 431

end page

  • 4

volume

  • 90

number

  • 2