• gynecologic
  • Recent evidence has indicated that the most common and lethal form of ovarian cancer originates in the distal fallopian tube, and recommendations for surgical removal of the fallopian tube (bilateral salpingectomy) at the time of other gynecologic surgeries (particularly hysterectomy and tubal sterilization) have been made, most recently by the American College of Obstetrics & Gynecology. (blogspot.com)
  • The Nationwide Inpatient Sample was used to identify all women 15 years or older without gynecologic cancer who underwent inpatient hysterectomy or tubal sterilization, with and without bilateral salpingectomy, between 2008 and 2013. (blogspot.com)
  • Prospective
  • In 2005 a prospective study done on 300 cases showed that MRI was able to determine the anatomy of the invasion and its relation to the regional anastomotic vascular system plus detection of parametrial invasion and possible ureteral involvement . (medcraveonline.com)