Impact of morbid obesity in surgical management of endometrial cancer: surgical morbidity, clinical and pathological aspects


ERKANLI S., Kayaselcuk F., Bagis T., Kuscu E.

EUROPEAN JOURNAL OF GYNAECOLOGICAL ONCOLOGY, vol.27, no.4, pp.401-404, 2006 (Peer-Reviewed Journal) identifier identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 27 Issue: 4
  • Publication Date: 2006
  • Journal Name: EUROPEAN JOURNAL OF GYNAECOLOGICAL ONCOLOGY
  • Journal Indexes: Science Citation Index Expanded, Scopus
  • Page Numbers: pp.401-404
  • Keywords: morbid obesity, endometrial carcinoma, surgical management, lmphadenectomy, STAGE-I, VAGINAL HYSTERECTOMY, SURVIVAL, LYMPHADENECTOMY, ADENOCARCINOMA, BRACHYTHERAPY, OUTCOMES, GRADE

Abstract

Objective: To evaluate the effect of body mass index (BMI) on clinical, surgical, pathologic features, and surgical morbidity in the management of patients with endometrial cancer.