Conservative excisional laser conization for early invasive cervical cancer.

@article{Ueda2004ConservativeEL,
  title={Conservative excisional laser conization for early invasive cervical cancer.},
  author={Masatsugu Ueda and Ken Ueki and Masanori Kanemura and Shinji Izuma and Hiroyuki Yamaguchi and Yoshito Terai and Minoru Ueki},
  journal={Gynecologic oncology},
  year={2004},
  volume={95 1},
  pages={231-4}
}
OBJECTIVE To investigate the possibility of conservative excisional laser conization for early invasive cervical cancer. METHODS Four hundred one women with early invasive squamous cell cancer were treated by laser conization and semiradical or radical hysterectomy with pelvic lymphadenectomy. Their histologic findings and clinical outcomes were evaluated retrospectively. RESULTS Two hundred Ia1 cases without confluent invasion or vessel permeation receiving only laser therapy had no… CONTINUE READING