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Laparoscopic sacrocolpopexy with two separate meshes along the anterior and posterior vaginal walls for multicompartment pelvic organ prolapse.
STUDY OBJECTIVE To assess the feasibility and results of laparoscopic sacrocolpopexy (LSC) with two separate meshes along the anterior and posterior vaginal walls in correcting multicompartmentExpand
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A Laparoscopy-Based Score To Predict Surgical Outcome in Patients With Advanced Ovarian Carcinoma: A Pilot Study
BackgroundOur objective was to set up a more objective quantitative laparoscopy-based model in predicting the chances of optimal cytoreductive surgery in advanced ovarian cancerExpand
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Herpes Simplex Virus Infection in Pregnancy
Infection with herpes simplex is one of the most common sexually transmitted infections. Because the infection is common in women of reproductive age it can be contracted and transmitted to the fetusExpand
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A prospective study of laparoscopy versus minilaparotomy in the treatment of uterine myomas.
STUDY OBJECTIVE Comparison between laparoscopy and minilaparotomy in the management of intramural and/or subserosal uterine myomas. DESIGN Prospective study (Canadian Task Force classificationExpand
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Terminologia Anatomica versus unofficial descriptions and nomenclature of the fasciae and ligaments of the female pelvis: a dissection-based comparative study.
OBJECTIVE The aims of this study were: (1) to define and classify those connective structures of the female pelvis that are of potential clinical interest, (2) to evaluate the adequacy of theExpand
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The lymphatic drainage of the uterine cervix in adult fresh cadavers: anatomy and surgical implications.
OBJECTIVE To investigate the differences of the amount of paracervical lymphatic structures removed when performing classical type III, modified type II and nerve-sparing radical hysterectomy (RH).Expand
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Completion Surgery After Concomitant Chemoradiation in Locally Advanced Cervical Cancer: A Comprehensive Analysis of Pattern of Postoperative Complications
AbstractBackground We provided a comprehensive analysis of rate, pattern, and severity of early and late postoperative complications in a very large, single-institution series of locally advancedExpand
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Laparoscopic Radical Hysterectomy After Concomitant Chemoradiation in Locally Advanced Cervical Cancer: A Prospective Phase II Study.
OBJECTIVE To assess the feasibility of laparoscopic radical surgery in patients with locally advanced cervical cancer (LACC) who receive chemoradiation therapy (CT/RT). DESIGN Prospective phase IIExpand
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Upper abdominal surgery in advanced and recurrent ovarian cancer: role of diaphragmatic surgery.
OBJECTIVE Upper abdominal spread of primary and recurrent ovarian cancer is often considered to be a major obstacle to achieve optimal residual disease at the end of surgery. In this study, weExpand
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Classical and nerve-sparing radical hysterectomy: an evaluation of the risk of injury to the autonomous pelvic nerves
Radical hysterectomy represents the treatment of choice for FIGO stage IA2–IIA cervical cancer. It is associated with several serious complications such as urinary and anorectal dysfunction due toExpand
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