Effect of surgical staging on 539 patients with borderline ovarian tumors: A Turkish Gynecologic Oncology Group study

Guvenal T., Dursun P., Hasdemir P. S., HANHAN M., Guven S., YETIMALAR H., ...More

GYNECOLOGIC ONCOLOGY, vol.131, no.3, pp.546-550, 2013 (SCI-Expanded) identifier identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 131 Issue: 3
  • Publication Date: 2013
  • Doi Number: 10.1016/j.ygyno.2013.08.038
  • Journal Indexes: Science Citation Index Expanded (SCI-EXPANDED), Scopus
  • Page Numbers: pp.546-550
  • Keywords: Borderline, Ovarian tumor, Lymphadenectomy, Appendectomy, Surgical staging, FROZEN-SECTION DIAGNOSIS, CONSERVATIVE SURGERY, RISK-FACTORS, ACCURACY, MANAGEMENT, RECURRENCE
  • Karadeniz Technical University Affiliated: Yes


Objective. The objectives of this study were to examine demographic and clinicopathologic characteristics and to determine the effects of primary surgery, surgical staging and the extensiveness of staging.