Does the primary route of spread have a prognostic significance in stage III non-serous epithelial ovarian cancer?


Sahin H., Meydanli M. M. , Sari M. E. , Yalcin I., Coban G., Ozkan N. T. , ...More

JOURNAL OF OVARIAN RESEARCH, vol.11, 2018 (Journal Indexed in SCI) identifier identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 11
  • Publication Date: 2018
  • Doi Number: 10.1186/s13048-018-0393-0
  • Title of Journal : JOURNAL OF OVARIAN RESEARCH

Abstract

Background: The purpose of this retrospective study was to determine the prognosis of non-serous epithelial ovarian cancer (EOC) patients with exclusively retroperitoneal lymph node (LN) metastases, and to compare the prognosis of these women to that of patients who had abdominal peritoneal involvement.