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Table 1 Patient and tumor characteristics

From: Histopathologic tumor spreading in primary ovarian cancer with modified posterior exenteration

Characteristics Result
Age, median (range), y 60 (31–83)
Diagnosis and stage  
 Ovarian cancer (n = 53)  
  IC 5
  IIC 6
  IIIB 1
  IIIC 26
  IV 15
 Tubal cancer (n = 17)  
  IIC 1
  IIIB 2
  IIIC 12
  IV 2
 Peritoneal cancer (n = 5)  
  IIIC 4
  IV 1
Histology, n (%)  
  Serous 48 (64)
  Clear cell 8 (11)
  Endometrioid 7 (9)
  Others 12 (16)
Largest size of pelvic tumor at surgery, n (%)  
  <50 mm 22 (29)
  50–100 mm 18 (24)
  >100 mm 35 (47)
Pelvic lymph node involvement, n (%)  
  Positive 26 (35)
  Negative 38 (51)
  No pelvic lymph nodes found 11 (15)