About pelvic evisceration

Keywords: pelvic evisceration; long-term results; operative intervention.


Non-organic tumors of the pelvic cavity (genital organs, bladder, rectum) are often found in a neglected state. Actuality. Such patients undergo chemotherapy and/or radiation, as standard radical surgical treatment is impossible. The aim of the study. It will increase the operability of patients with localized non-organic tumors of the pelvic cavity by a wider implementation of super-radical pelvic evisceration operations. Materials and methods. Datа of 14 patients who underwent pelvic evisceration were analyzed. Results and their discussion. The introduction of ultra-radical pelvic evisceration interventions made it possible to radically operate on "inoperable" patients according to the standards, a third of whom lived for more than 8 years, and 4 of them for more than 10 years (one woman - 17 years). Conclusions. Patients with a locally spread neglected tumor process without detected distant metastases and in a relatively good general condition should be considered operable under the conditions of application of ultra-radical interventions of pelvic evisceration.


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Kononenko, M. G. (2023). About pelvic evisceration. Likars’ka Sprava, (1), 28–45. https://doi.org/10.31640/LS-2023-1-03