Improved optimal cytoreduction rates for stages IIIC and IV epithelial ovarian, fallopian tube and primary peritoneal cancer: A change in surgical approach
Lymph Node Excision
Uterine Cervical Neoplasms
The use of extensive upper abdominal surgical procedures significantly increased the rate of optimal primary cytoreduction. Although operative time and estimated blood loss were increased, the rate of major complications and length of hospitalization remained the same.