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Table 5 The procedures of upper abdominal surgery in standard surgery group (n = 241)

From: Radical surgery versus standard surgery for primary cytoreduction of bulky stage IIIC and IV ovarian cancer: an observational study

Procedure No. of patients Percent
 Diaphragm stripping 4 1.7 %
 Diaphragm peritonectomy 0 0 %
 Full-thickness diaphragm resection 0 0 %
 Thoracic exploration 0 0 %
 Resection of lesser omentum 6 2.5 %
 Splenectomy 8 3.3 %
 Liver resection 0 0 %
 Distal pancreatectomy 1a 0 %
 Cholecystectomy 0 0 %
 Resection of the tumor on the surface of liver 3 1.2 %
 Resection of the tumor on the surface of stomach 2 0.8 %
 Resection of the tumor on the surface of spleen 1 0.4 %
 Resection of the tumor in the gallbladder fossa 0 0 %
 Resection of the renal capsule 0 0 %
  1. aDistal pancreatectomy was mentioned in this patient’s surgical records, however pathology report showed there was no pancreatic tissue in the pathological sections