Staging endometrioid adenocarcinoma. Clinical and financial comparison of laparoscopic and traditional approaches.

@article{Hidlebaugh1997StagingEA,
  title={Staging endometrioid adenocarcinoma. Clinical and financial comparison of laparoscopic and traditional approaches.},
  author={D A Hidlebaugh and Richard K. Orr},
  journal={The Journal of reproductive medicine},
  year={1997},
  volume={42 8},
  pages={482-8}
}
OBJECTIVE To compare laparoscopically assisted surgical staging (LASS) of endometrioid adenocarcinoma with traditional surgical staging by laparotomy. STUDY DESIGN A retrospective review of all cases of uterine cancer (n = 108) insured by one health maintenance organization during 1990-1995. During this period, 29 patients underwent successful LASS and… CONTINUE READING