The controversial 'second-look' laparotomy.

  title={The controversial 'second-look' laparotomy.},
  author={Bokhman YaV and V L Vinokurov and E I Gulo},
  journal={Acta obstetricia et gynecologica Scandinavica. Supplement},
To determine optimal indications for and clinical assessment of the significance of relaparotomy, the data of 304 women with malignant ovarian tumours (of epithelial origin, predominantly, 72%) who had undergone a 'second-look' operation were analysed. 'Second-look' relaparotomies were performed 10-22 months after the initial operation, on the following… CONTINUE READING