The peritoneal surface malignancy is an high risk condition which implies high postoperative mortality also for simple explorative laparotomy. A technique of staging laparoscopy was assessed and is here described: the technique reveals to be safe, feasible and reliable. The accuracy of the procedure depends our the surgeons experience and familiarity with the concepts of PCI and cytoreduction.
|Translated title of the contribution||Staging videolaparoscopy of peritoneal carcinomatosis|
|Number of pages||8|
|Issue number||4 Suppl|
|Publication status||Published - Jul 2003|
ASJC Scopus subject areas
- Cancer Research