Laparoscopic radical hysterectomy with paraaortic and pelvic node dissection

Am J Obstet Gynecol. 1992 Mar;166(3):864-5. doi: 10.1016/0002-9378(92)91351-a.


We report the first case of a laparoscopic radical hysterectomy and paraaortic and pelvic lymphadenectomy to treat a stage IA2 carcinoma of the cervix. To our knowledge, a laparoscopic radical hysterectomy with laparoscopic paraaortic lymphadenectomy has not been previously described.

Publication types

  • Case Reports

MeSH terms

  • Adult
  • Aorta
  • Carcinoma / pathology
  • Carcinoma / surgery*
  • Female
  • Humans
  • Hysterectomy / methods*
  • Laparoscopy*
  • Lymph Node Excision*
  • Lymph Nodes
  • Neoplasm Staging
  • Pelvis
  • Uterine Cervical Neoplasms / pathology
  • Uterine Cervical Neoplasms / surgery*