Improved optimal cytoreduction rates for stages IIIC and IV epithelial ovarian, fallopian tube, and primary peritoneal cancer: A change in surgical approach Academic Article uri icon

Overview

MeSH Major

  • Fallopian Tube Neoplasms
  • Ovarian Neoplasms
  • Peritoneal Neoplasms

abstract

  • 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.

publication date

  • September 2004

Research

keywords

  • Academic Article

Identity

Language

  • eng

Digital Object Identifier (DOI)

  • 10.1016/j.ygyno.2004.01.029

PubMed ID

  • 15350354

Additional Document Info

start page

  • 650

end page

  • 4

volume

  • 94

number

  • 3