lymphadenectomy


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lymphadenectomy

Surgery to remove a lymph node.
Translations

lym·phad·e·nec·to·my

n. infadenectomía, extirpación de vasos linfáticos y ganglios.
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Materials and Methods: A single centre retrospective analysis was conducted in a total of 128 consecutive patients with EC who underwent systematic pelvic or combined pelvic and paraaortic lymphadenectomy between 2009 and 2012.
The participants assigned to complete lymph node dissection didn't differ in terms of 3-year overall survival, distant metastasis-free survival, or recurrence-free survival, compared with those assigned to observation and lymphadenectomy if nodal disease occurred (Lancet Oncol.
Lymphadenectomy in primary carcinoma of fallopian tube.
4%) underwent hemithyroidectomy, with or without central compartment lymphadenectomy and 29 (18.
The selective lymphadenectomy group contained 108 women (60%) and the no lymphadenectomy group contained 72 women (40%).
Although the 6th edition of the American Joint Committee on Cancer cancer staging manual stated that histologic examination of regional lymphadenectomy specimens should include 8 or more LNs, (12) no minimum number of LNs required for accurate staging in renal malignancies was indicated in the subsequent revision.
Massive pleural effusion and ascites resulting from esophagectomy with extensive lymphadenectomy for cancer of the abdominal esophagus.
Radical trachelectomy and pelvic lymphadenectomy with uterine preservation in the treatment of cervical cancer.
Pancreaticoduodenectomy with or without distal gastrectomy and extended retroperitoneal lymphadenectomy for periampullary adenocarcinoma, part 2: randomized controlled trial evaluating survival, morbidity, and mortality.
8%) patients underwent radical vulvectomy with bilateral inguinal lymphadenectomy and 47 (45.