Prophylactic anticoagulation as a possible cause of inguinal lymphocyst after radical vulvectomy and inguinal lymphadenectomy.

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From 1957 to 1982, 115 patients underwent radical vulvectomy and bilateral inguinal lymphadenectomy for invasive squamous carcinoma of the vulva. From 1957 to 1971, 57 patients received perioperative prophylactic sodium warfarin (Coumadin) as prophylaxis against pulmonary embolism. From 1971 to 1976, 27 consecutive patients received dextran-40 as… (More)

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@article{Piver1983ProphylacticAA, title={Prophylactic anticoagulation as a possible cause of inguinal lymphocyst after radical vulvectomy and inguinal lymphadenectomy.}, author={M. Steven Piver and John H. Malfetano and Shashikant B. Lele and Roger H. Moore}, journal={Obstetrics and gynecology}, year={1983}, volume={62 1}, pages={17-21} }