Prospective Randomized Trial Comparing Transperitoneal Versus Extraperitoneal Laparoscopic Aortic Lymphadenectomy for Surgical Staging of Endometrial and Ovarian Cancer: The STELLA Trial

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There is an ongoing debate on which approach, transperitoneal or extraperitoneal, is superior for the performance of laparoscopic aortic lymphadenectomy (LPA-LND) for the surgical staging of gynecologic cancer. A prospective randomized trial (STELLA trial) was designed to compare the perioperative outcomes and node retrieval of extraperitoneal versus… (More)
DOI: 10.1245/s10434-016-5229-9

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@article{DazFeijoo2016ProspectiveRT, title={Prospective Randomized Trial Comparing Transperitoneal Versus Extraperitoneal Laparoscopic Aortic Lymphadenectomy for Surgical Staging of Endometrial and Ovarian Cancer: The STELLA Trial}, author={PhD Berta D{\'i}az-Feijoo and Alejandro Correa-Paris and PhD Assumpci{\'o} P{\'e}rez-Benavente and S{\'i}lvia Franco-Camps and PhD Jos{\'e} Luis S{\'a}nchez-Iglesias and PhD Silvia Cabrera and PhD Javier de la Torre and Cristina Centeno and Oriol Puig Puig and PhD Blanca Gil-Iba{\~n}ez and Eva Colas and J. Magri{\~n}{\'a} and PhD Antonio Gil-Moreno}, journal={Annals of Surgical Oncology}, year={2016}, volume={23}, pages={2966-2974} }