A comparison of urinary complications following total laparoscopic radical hysterectomy and laparoscopic pelvic lymphadenectomy to open abdominal surgery.

@article{Uccella2007ACO,
  title={A comparison of urinary complications following total laparoscopic radical hysterectomy and laparoscopic pelvic lymphadenectomy to open abdominal surgery.},
  author={Stefano Uccella and Rosa Maria Laterza and Giuseppe Ciravolo and Eugenio Volpi and Massimo Franchi and Francesca Zefiro and Nicoletta Donadello and Fabio Ghezzi},
  journal={Gynecologic oncology},
  year={2007},
  volume={107 1 Suppl 1},
  pages={S147-9}
}
OBJECTIVE The objective of this study was to compare total laparoscopic radical hysterectomy (TLRH) and laparoscopic pelvic lymphadenectomy (LPS) to total abdominal radical hysterectomy (TARH) and pelvic lymphadenectomy (LPT) in terms of urinary tract lesions and postoperative urinary retention. METHODS Starting in 2004, we treated all early stage cervical cancer patients with TLRH and LPS. The control group for this analysis was a historical cohort of patients treated with TARH+LPT. Within… CONTINUE READING