Analysis of disease recurrence and survival for women with uterine malignancies undergoing robotic surgery

Approximately 287,000 cases of endometrial cancer were diagnosed worldwide in 2008 and the incidence appears to be rising in Western populations where the incidence of obesity is also rising. Surgical staging of endometrial cancer with hysterectomy, bilater- al salpingo-oophorectomy (BSO), pelvic and aortic lymphadenectomy.