Peritoneal washing cytologic analysis of ovarian serous tumors of low malignant potential to detect peritoneal implants and predict clinical outcome
Cancer Cytopathology, 08/03/2012
Sneige N et al. – Peritoneal washing (PW) cytology detects the presence of peritoneal implants with moderate accuracy. However, long–term studies are needed to determine whether positive PW cytologic findings are an independent predictor of tumor recurrence.