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Table 1 Operative Details

From: Complete and safe resection of challenging retroperitoneal tumors: anticipation of multi-organ and major vascular resection and use of adjunct procedures

  No. of cases (%)
Complete Resection Total Primary Recurrent
(out of n = 63 cases: 35 primary, 28 recurrent) 60 (95) 34 (97) 26 (93)
Multi-organ Resection 35 (58) 21 (62) 14 (54)
(out of n = 60 cases with complete resection)    
   Kidney 18 (30) 10 8
   Colon 10 (17) 3 7
   Pancreas 4 (7) 3 1
   Small bowel 3 (5) 1 2
   Adrenal 3 (5) 3 0
   Bladder 2 (3) 2 0
   Liver 1 (2) 1 0
   Spleen 1 (2) 1 0
   Diaphragm 1 (2) 1 0
   Iliac wing 1 (2) 0 1
Major Vascular resection 5 (8) 3 (9) 2 (8)
(out of n = 60 cases with complete resection)    
   IVC 4 (7) 3 1
   Iliac artery, vein 1 (2) 0 1
Adjunct Procedures    
(out of n = 63 cases)    
   Posterior laminotomy 3 (5) 2 1
   Angioembolization 2 (3) 2 0
   Ureteral stent 22 (35) 14 8
   Femoral nerve monitoring 7 (11) 3 4