Adverse effect of excess body weight on survival in cervical cancer patients after surgery and radiotherapy

PURPOSE This study aimed to assess the effects of body mass index (BMI) on survival in cervical cancer patients who had undergone surgery and radiotherapy (RT). MATERIALS AND METHODS We retrospectively reviewed the medical records of 70 cervical cancer patients who underwent surgery and RT from 2007 to 2012. Among them, 40 patients (57.1%) had pelvic… (More)