Lumbo-aortic and pelvic lymphadenectomy for ovarian cancer
Epublication WebSurg.com, Sep 2007;07(09). URL: http://websurg.com/doi/vd01en2179
This video shows a laparoscopic lumbo-aortic lymphadenectomy performed by Dr. Pomel. THe surgery is carried out in a 43-year-old woman with diagnosis of stage IA (FIGO) ovarian adenocarcinoma. A previous total hysterectomy and adnexectomy were performed. A previous history of appendectomy should be noted.