Tumor size is of prognostic value in surgically treated FIGO stage II cervical cancer.

@article{Horn2007TumorSI,
  title={Tumor size is of prognostic value in surgically treated FIGO stage II cervical cancer.},
  author={L C Horn and Uta C Fischer and Georgios Raptis and Karl Bilek and Bettina Hentschel},
  journal={Gynecologic oncology},
  year={2007},
  volume={107 2},
  pages={310-5}
}
OBJECTIVES Tumor size is a well recognized prognostic factor in early stage cervical carcinoma (CX). However, limited knowledge exists about the value of tumor size in surgically treated CX with extrauterine extension. METHODS 245 cases of local advanced CX (FIGO stage IIA and IIB) who received upfront surgery were evaluated regarding tumor size, regarding the prediction of pelvic lymph node involvement and recurrence free and overall survival during a median follow-up time of 54 months (95… CONTINUE READING

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