International Journal of Surgical Oncology / 2013 / Article / Tab 3

Research Article

The Role of Para-Aortic Lymphadenectomy in the Surgical Staging of Women with Intermediate and High-Risk Endometrial Adenocarcinomas

Table 3

(a) Number of positive lymph nodes in the PLN and PPALN groups. (b) Breakdown of pelvic and para-aortic nodal metastasis in the PPALN group.
(a)

PPALNPLN
All<10≥10

Positive pelvic lymph nodes
 None84 (71.2)68 (69.4)16 (80.0)98 (70.5)
 1 or more34 (28.8)30 (30.6)4 (20.0)41 (29.5)
 Mean (SD)1.0 (2.4)1.1 (2.6)0.4 (1.1)0.5 (1.1)
Positive para-aortic lymph nodes
 None92 (78.0)75 (76.5)17 (85.0)
 1 or more26 (22.0)23 (23.5)3 (15.0)
 Mean (SD)0.4 (0.9)0.4 (1.0)0.2 (0.4)

(b)

PPALN
( )
Negative pelvic and para-aortic nodesPositive pelvic and para-aortic nodesPositive pelvic nodes onlyPositive para-aortic nodes only

118 (100)78 (66.1)20 (16.9)14 (11.8)6 (5.08)

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