European Society of Gynecological Oncology Statement on Fibroid and Uterine Morcellation.

  title={European Society of Gynecological Oncology Statement on Fibroid and Uterine Morcellation.},
  author={Michael George Halaska and Dimitrios A Haidopoulos and Fr{\'e}d{\'e}ric Guyon and Philippe Morice and Ignacio Zapardiel and Vesna Kesic},
  journal={International journal of gynecological cancer : official journal of the International Gynecological Cancer Society},
  volume={27 1},
Recently, there has been an intense discussion about the issue of fibroid and uterine morcellation in relation to the risk of unrecognized uterine sarcoma spread. Morcellation can negatively influence the prognosis of patients, and transecting the specimen into pieces prevents the pathologist from performing proper disease staging. Many societies have published their statements regarding this issue. The European Society for Gynecological Oncology has established a working group of clinicians… CONTINUE READING
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