Vulvar field resection: novel approach to the surgical treatment of vulvar cancer based on ontogenetic anatomy.

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OBJECTIVE Current local treatment of vulvar cancer is wide tumor excision and radical vulvectomy based on functional anatomy established from the adult and on the view of radial progressive tumor permeation. Standard surgery is associated with a considerable local failure rate and severe disturbance of the patients' body image. Vulvar field resection (VFR… (More)
DOI: 10.1016/j.ygyno.2010.06.019

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@article{Hckel2010VulvarFR, title={Vulvar field resection: novel approach to the surgical treatment of vulvar cancer based on ontogenetic anatomy.}, author={Michael H{\"o}ckel and Katja Schmidt and Karoline Bornmann and Lars-Christian Horn and Nadja Dornhoefer}, journal={Gynecologic oncology}, year={2010}, volume={119 1}, pages={106-13} }