Laparoscopic and hand-assisted laparoscopic splenectomy for recurrent and persistent ovarian cancer Academic Article uri icon

Overview

MeSH Major

  • Neoplasm Recurrence, Local
  • Ovarian Neoplasms
  • Splenectomy

abstract

  • Laparoscopic and hand-assisted laparoscopic splenectomies are safe and feasible in the management of patients with presumed persistent or recurrent ovarian cancer. Larger studies are necessary and eagerly awaited to help determine the long-term risks and benefits as well as the most appropriate candidates and selection criteria.

publication date

  • May 2006

Research

keywords

  • Academic Article

Identity

Language

  • eng

Digital Object Identifier (DOI)

  • 10.1016/j.ygyno.2005.10.037

PubMed ID

  • 16337997

Additional Document Info

start page

  • 224

end page

  • 7

volume

  • 101

number

  • 2