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What does PALA stand for?

PALA stands for Paraaortic Lymphadenectomy

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Contrary to common practice in surgical staging of endometrial cancer, systematic pelvic and paraaortic lymphadenectomy should extend as far as the patient's renal vessels, researchers reported in Tampa at the annual meeting of the Society of Gynecologic Oncologists.
Yadav reported her institution's experience with a series of 100 patients who underwent transperitoneal laparoscopic pelvic and/or paraaortic lymphadenectomy between January 1999 and April 2004 using ultrasonic shears from different manufacturers (Ethicon Endo-Surgery, Johnson & Johnson, Olympus) as the primary instrument for dissection and hemostasis.