Laparoscopic bilateral pelvic and paraaortic lymph node sampling: an evolving technique.

@article{Spirtos1995LaparoscopicBP,
  title={Laparoscopic bilateral pelvic and paraaortic lymph node sampling: an evolving technique.},
  author={Nick M. Spirtos and John B. Schlaerth and T. Spirtos and Alan C. Schlaerth and Paul D. Indman and R E Kimball},
  journal={American journal of obstetrics and gynecology},
  year={1995},
  volume={173 1},
  pages={
          105-11
        }
}
OBJECTIVE Reports describing laparoscopic lymph node sampling in patients with gynecologic malignancies have yet to describe a method to sample left-sided aortic lymph nodes that has been successful in a large series of patients. We submit our experience with evolving techniques that allow for excellent visualization and resection of both left and right aortic and pelvic lymph nodes. STUDY DESIGN Forty patients with gynecologic malignancies underwent laparoscopy for surgical staging. Thirty… CONTINUE READING
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