Should we remove the normal-looking appendix during operations for borderline mucinous ovarian neoplasms?: A retrospective study of 129 cases


OZCAN A., TÖZ E., TURAN V., Sahin C. , KOPUZ A., ATA C., ...Daha Fazla

INTERNATIONAL JOURNAL OF SURGERY, cilt.18, ss.99-103, 2015 (SCI İndekslerine Giren Dergi) identifier identifier identifier

  • Cilt numarası: 18
  • Basım Tarihi: 2015
  • Doi Numarası: 10.1016/j.ijsu.2015.04.043
  • Dergi Adı: INTERNATIONAL JOURNAL OF SURGERY
  • Sayfa Sayıları: ss.99-103

Özet

Introduction: The aim of this study was to determine how often the appendix is involved or the primary source of cancer in women undergoing surgery for mucinous borderline ovarian tumour (mBOT) or invasive mucinous ovarian tumour (IMOT) and to evaluate whether appendectomy is necessary.