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Table 1 The visceral resections and parietal peritonectomy procedures

From: En bloc pelvic resection for advanced ovarian cancer preceded by central ligation of vessels supplying the tumor bed: a description of surgical technique and a feasibility study

Type of peritonectomy Provided resections
Pelvic peritonectomy Uterus, ovaries, and rectosigmoid colon
Left upper quadrant peritonectomy Greater omentectomy and spleen
Right upper quadrant peritonectomy Tumor on Glisson’s capsule of the liver
Anterior parietal peritonectomy Old abdominal incisions, umbilicus, and epigastric fat pad
Omental bursectomy Gallbladder and lesser omentum