Completion surgery after concomitant chemoradiation in obese women with locally advanced cervical cancer: Evaluation of toxicity and outcome measures

Giovanni Scambia, Maria Gabriella Ferrandina, Pasquale Alessandro Margariti, Gabriella Macchia, Alessio Giuseppe Morganti, Alessio G. Morganti

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Abstract

This study aims at comparing the morbidity and oncologic outcomes in normal weight, overweight, and obese women with locally advanced cervical cancers (LACC) submitted to radical surgery after chemoradiation.
Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)166-173
Number of pages8
JournalActa Oncologica
Volume52
DOIs
Publication statusPublished - 2013

Keywords

  • Adult
  • Aged
  • Aged, 80 and over
  • Antineoplastic Agents
  • Chemoradiotherapy
  • Cisplatin
  • Disease-Free Survival
  • Female
  • Fluorouracil
  • Follow-Up Studies
  • Humans
  • Hysterectomy
  • Lymph Node Excision
  • Middle Aged
  • Neoadjuvant Therapy
  • Neoplasm Recurrence, Local
  • Obesity
  • Radiotherapy Dosage
  • Uterine Cervical Neoplasms

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