181 diagnostic correlations between endocelomatic free-fluid or washing cytology and histological findings during staging or follow-up of patients suffering from ovarian cancer have been assessed. On the basis of the evaluation of the sensitivity and specificity of endocelomatic cytology, its importance in diagnostic protocols for evaluating the presence or persistence of disease is reiterated.
|Translated title of the contribution||Reliability of cytodiagnosis from washings and free fluid in the staging and follow-up of ovarian tumors|
|Number of pages||4|
|Publication status||Published - Jan 1990|
ASJC Scopus subject areas
- Obstetrics and Gynaecology