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Peritoneal washing is a procedure used to look for malignant cells, i.e. cancer, in the peritoneum. Peritoneal washes are routinely done to stage abdominal and pelvic tumours ...

Pelvic Washing and Cancer Cells | GYN Cancer Article | HysterSisters

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Aug 21, 2011 ... What is pelvic washing? A pelvic wash, also called peritoneal washing cytology ( PWC), is a procedure in which the pelvic cavity is irrigated ...

Abdominopelvic washings: A comprehensive review Rodriguez EF ...

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Since serosal involvement by malignancy (e.g., carcinomatosis) may occur with or without concomitant effusion (e.g., ascites), pelvic washing is an important ...

Pelvic washing cytology in serous borderline tumors of the ... - NCBI

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The detection of tumor cells in pelvic washings of patients with serous borderline tumors of the ovary (SBT) remains a diagnostic challenge. Accurate diagnosis ...

Peritoneal Washing Cytology in Gynecologic Cancers: Long-term ...

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The peritoneal washings were collected routinely .... predictive value of a negative peritoneal washing cytology. Journal of ..... Psammoma bodies in pelvic wash-.

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The detection of tumor cells in pelvic washings of patients with serous borderline ... No study has exclusively examined pelvic washing cytology of patients with ...

Occult Fallopian Tube Carcinoma Detected in Routine Pelvic ...

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Sep 16, 2009 ... Key Words: pelvic washing; cytology; fallopian tube; carci- noma. The practice of performing peritoneal washing cytology in cases of suspected ...

Peritoneal washing cytology is unnecessary in gynecologic surgery ...

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Oct 25, 1999 ... The presence of tumor cells in peritoneal washing cytology specimens ... pelvic neoplasms, often even in cases of presumed benign disease.

Endosalpingiosis in peritoneal washings in women with benign ...

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May 14, 2013 ... KEY WORDS: endosalpingosis; peritoneal washings; pelvic washings; ... Since the 1950s, peritoneal washing (PW) cytology has been used to ...

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Results 51 - 60 ... Q:Does a bilateral pelvic washing that is done during a hysterectomy for uterine cancer that turns up negative and the surgeons comment that ...

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Surgery for endometrial cancer - American Cancer Society

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Feb 29, 2016 ... In some cases, pelvic washings are obtained, the omentum is removed, and/or peritoneal biopsies are obtained. If the cancer has spread ...

Pelvic Washings | OncoLink

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Aug 18, 2002 ... Dear OncoLink "Ask The Experts," A very good friend and co-worker has just been diagnosed with Endometrial Cancer. She underwent a ...

Upstaging based solely on positive peritoneal washing ... - Nature

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Nov 26, 2004 ... pelvic washing, peritoneal washing, endometrial cancer, surgical staging ... The adverse impact of positive washings on overall survival was ...