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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 ...

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 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 ...

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 ...

Pelvic Washings | Oncolink - Cancer Resources

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Pelvic Washings. Christina S. Chu, MD Last Modified: August 18, 2002. Question. Dear OncoLink "Ask The Experts," A very good friend and co-worker has just ...

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-.

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 ...

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 ...

Pelvic Washings and the Staging of Gynecologic Cancers : AJSP ...

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Pelvic or peritoneal washing cytology (PWC) is a most useful indicator of subclinical peritoneal spread of ovarian cancer and thus provides valuable staging and ...

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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 ...

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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 ...

Abdominopelvic washings: A comprehensive review - NCBI

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Apr 24, 2013 ... Since serosal involvement by malignancy (e.g., carcinomatosis) may occur with or without concomitant effusion (e.g., ascites), pelvic washing is ...

CytologyStuff.com - Non-Gyn Atlas Section One

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For peritoneal washings the surgeon performs an irrigation or barbitage to collect cells for analysis. Pelvic mesothelial cells may be shed in broad and flat sheets ...