Late aortic lymphocele and residual ovary syndrome after gynecological surgery

  title={Late aortic lymphocele and residual ovary syndrome after gynecological surgery},
  author={Maria Concetta Pastore and Natalina Manci and Claudia Marchetti and Francesca Esposito and Marialetizia Iuliano and Lucia Manganaro and Pierluigi Benedetti Panici},
  journal={World Journal of Surgical Oncology},
  pages={146 - 146}
BACKGROUND Gynecological surgery, as radical hysterectomy or pelvic and aortic lymphadenectomy, accounts for more than 50% of iatrogenic injuries. In premenopausal women, an hysterectomy with ovarian sparing and concomitant lateral ovarian transposition is frequently performed. However, the fate of the retained ovary is complicated by the residual ovarian syndrome (ROS) and one of the most common postoperative complications of the lymphadenectomy procedure is the lymphocele, with an average… CONTINUE READING
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