What is the role of cytoreductive surgery in the treatment of recurrent fallopian tube carcinoma?

Updated: Aug 20, 2019
  • Author: from Memorial Sloan-Kettering - Elizabeth L Jewell, MD, MHSc; Chief Editor: from Memorial Sloan-Kettering - Yukio Sonoda, MD  more...
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Secondary cytoreductive surgery:

The role of cytoreductive surgery continues to be explored in patients with recurrent disease. If more than 6 months has passed from complete clinical response to therapy, reoperation can be considered. [21]


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