Morbidity of Inguinofemoral Lymphadenectomy in Vulval Cancer

@inproceedings{Soliman2012MorbidityOI,
  title={Morbidity of Inguinofemoral Lymphadenectomy in Vulval Cancer},
  author={Amr A Soliman and Martin Leonhard Heubner and Rainer Kimmig and Pauline Wimberger},
  booktitle={TheScientificWorldJournal},
  year={2012}
}
BACKGROUND The aim of this study is to detect possible risk factors for development of short- and long-term local complications after inguinofemoral lymphadenectomy for vulval cancer. METHODS This retrospective cohort study included 34 vulval cancer patients that received inguinofemoral lymphadenectomy. The detected complications were wound cellulitis, wound seroma formation, wound breakdown, wound infection, and limb lymphoedema. Followup of the patient ran up to 84 months after surgery… CONTINUE READING

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