Feasibility, safety and clinical outcomes of cardiophrenic lymph node resection in advanced ovarian cancer Academic Article uri icon

Overview

MeSH Major

  • Colon
  • Genital Neoplasms, Female
  • Quality Improvement
  • Surgical Wound Infection

abstract

  • Enlarged CPLNs can be identified on preoperative imaging and may indicate metastases. Resection can identify extra-abdominal disease, confirm Stage IV disease, obtain optimal cytoreduction. In the proper setting it is feasible, safe, and does not delay chemotherapy. In select patients, it may improve survival.

publication date

  • January 2017

Research

keywords

  • Academic Article

Identity

Language

  • eng

Digital Object Identifier (DOI)

  • 10.1016/j.ygyno.2017.09.001

PubMed ID

  • 28888540

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