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The Incidence of Port-Site Metastases in Gynecologic Cancers

  title={The Incidence of Port-Site Metastases in Gynecologic Cancers},
  author={Nimesh P. Nagarsheth and Jamal Rahaman and Carmel J. Cohen and Herbert F. Gretz and Farr Nezhat},
  journal={JSLS : Journal of the Society of Laparoendoscopic Surgeons},
  pages={133 - 139}
Objectives: To determine the incidence of port-site metastases in patients undergoing laparoscopic procedures for gynecologic cancers. Methods: The charts of patients treated by laparoscopy for diagnosis, treatment, or staging of gynecologic cancers by the academic faculty attending physicians were studied from July 1, 1997 to June 30, 2001. No patient without a histological or cytological diagnosis of cancer from the index procedure were included. Fisher's exact test was used for statistical… 

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