The effects of CO2 pneumoperitoneum on the survival of women with persistent metastatic ovarian cancer
Lymph Node Excision
Uterine Cervical Neoplasms
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.