Predictors of leiomyoma recurrence after laparoscopic myomectomy.

  title={Predictors of leiomyoma recurrence after laparoscopic myomectomy.},
  author={Eun-Hee Yoo and Paul I Lee and C. Huh and Dong-Ho Kim and Byung-seok Lee and Jae-Kwan Lee and Donguk Kim},
  journal={Journal of minimally invasive gynecology},
  volume={14 6},
STUDY OBJECTIVE To evaluate recurrence and reoperation rate after laparoscopic myomectomy in relation to risk factors and identify suitable candidates for laparoscopic myomectomy to decrease recurrence. DESIGN Multicenter retrospective cohort study (Canadian Task Force classification II-2). SETTING Five university hospitals and a university-affiliated teaching hospital. PATIENTS Five hundred and twelve women who underwent laparoscopic myomectomy between 1995 and 2004. All patients had a… CONTINUE READING