Recurrent micropapillary serous ovarian carcinoma.

  title={Recurrent micropapillary serous ovarian carcinoma.},
  author={Robert Evan Bristow and Dana Gossett and David R. Shook and Mariana L Zahurak and Rafael S Tomacruz and Deborah K. Armstrong and Fredrick J Montz},
  volume={95 4},
BACKGROUND The objectives of the current study were to: 1) characterize the clinical outcome of patients with recurrent micropapillary serous ovarian carcinoma (MPSC) and 2) evaluate the survival impact of secondary cytoreductive surgery and other prognostic variables. METHODS Twenty-six patients with recurrent MPSC were identified retrospectively from hospital and tumor registry databases. Survival curves were generated from the time of tumor recurrence using the Kaplan-Meier method and… CONTINUE READING