Challenges on the morbidly obese endometrial cancer surgery: Laparotomy or laparoscopy, lymphadenectomy or no lymphadenectomy?

ÜRÜNSAK İ. F. , Khatib G. , VARDAR M. A. , GÜZEL A. B. , KÜÇÜKGÖZ GÜLEÇ Ü. , Seyfettinoglu S.

Ginekologia polska, cilt.91, ss.453-459, 2020 (SCI Expanded İndekslerine Giren Dergi) identifier identifier identifier

  • Cilt numarası: 91 Konu: 8
  • Basım Tarihi: 2020
  • Doi Numarası: 10.5603/gp.2020.0077
  • Dergi Adı: Ginekologia polska
  • Sayfa Sayıları: ss.453-459


Objectives: A considerable proportion of endometrial cancer patients are morbidly obese. Management of these cases is a serious dilemma. The aim of this study was to investigate the relevance of laparoscopic route and omission of lymphadenectomy as morbidity-reducing strategies in this special population.