Skip to main content

Table 4 Oncologic outcomes of radical trachelectomy for lesions ≥ 2 cm (where N > 10 reported)

From: Fertility-sparing management in cervical cancer: balancing oncologic outcomes with reproductive success

Study N with lesions ≥ 2 cm who underwent fertility sparing surgery Approach N recurrences (mos) N dead of disease (mos) Median follow up months for entire series (range)
Marchiole 2007 [109] 21 LAVRT 6 (7, 11, 18, 20, 21, 93) 4 (21, 24, 27, 41) 95 (31–234)
Nishio 2009 [118] 13 ART 5 (4, 8, 14, 18, 23) 0 27 (1–67)
Cao 2013 [51] 48 VRT
ART
5 (−) 2 (−) 34.3a
Li 2013 [119] 61 ART 0 0 30 (2–108)
Lintner 2013 [120] 31 ART 4 (5, 6, 10, 14) 2 (16, 22) 90 (60–148)
Wethington 2013 [121] 15 ART
LAVRT
VRT
1 (9) 0 44 (1–90)
Total N = 189   N = 21 N = 8  
Crude rates (%)    Recurrence rate = 11.1 %# Mortality rate = 4.2 %#  
  1. Abbreviations: LAVRT laparoscopic-assisted vaginal radical trachelectomy, ART abdominal radical trachelectomy, VRT vaginal radical trachelectomy
  2. aOnly mean follow up is reported
  3. #Crude recurrence and mortality rates among those who successfully underwent fertility sparing surgery, notwithstanding adjuvant treatment received