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Table 1 Characteristics of the included patients

From: Lymphatic mapping and sentinel node biopsy in ovarian tumors: a study using intra-operative Tc-99m-Phytate and lymphoscintigraphy imaging

N Age/tumor side/tumor size (cm) Injection location Final pathological results Number and location of sentinel nodes on lymphoscintigraphy findings Comments
1 28/left/12 × 8 L Benign follicular cyst Two/para-aortic
2 16/right/7 × 7 C Struma ovarii Three/para-aortic
3 54/left/20 × 25 L Serous cysadenofibroma One/para-aortic
4 35/left/10 × 9 L Mature teratoma Two/para-aortic
5 45/left/20 × 15 C Granulosa cell tumor No remaining activity in the pelvis and abdomen TAH + BSO + APAL: Two hot sentinel nodes were identified during surgery in the para-aortic area. Sentinel nodes were not involved. No other lymph node involvement.
6 42/right/15 × 10 L Mature teratoma with ovarian torsion None
7 51/left/10 × 10 L Benign papillary serous cyst with ovarian torsion None
8 17/left/7 × 7 L Benign serous cyst Two/para-aortic
9 26/left/10 × 5 L Benign luteal cyst One/para-aortic
10 32/right/8 × 10 L Mucinous adenocarcinoma No remaining activity in the pelvis and abdomen TAH + BSO + APAL: Three hot sentinel nodes were identified during surgery in the para-aortic area. None were involved. No lymph node involvement.
11 52/right/12 × 15 L Borderline serous cystadenoma No remaining activity in the pelvis and abdomen TAH + BSO + APAL: One hot sentinel node was identified during surgery in the para-aortic area. None were involved. No lymph node involvement.
12 59/right/6 × 8 C Mature teratoma Two/para-aortic
13 56/right/12 × 9 C Papillary serous adenocarcinoma No remaining activity in the pelvis and abdomen TAH + BSO + APAL: No hot sentinel node was identified during surgery in the para-aortic area. No lymph node involvement.
14 36/left/7 × 6 L Mature teratoma with ovarian torsion None
15 47/right/5 × 7 L Papillary serous adenocarcinoma No remaining activity in the pelvis and abdomen TAH + BSO + APAL: Two hot sentinel nodes was identified during surgery in the para-aortic (one) and pelvic areas (one in the internal iliac area). None were involved. No lymph node involvement.
16 42/right/12 × 13 C Thechoma One/Para-aortic
17 31/right/6 × 6 L Benign serous cyst One/Para-aortic
18 42/right/6 × 8 C Benign mucinous cystadenoma with ovarian torsion None
19 60/Bilateral/10 × 8;6 × 8 L Papillary serous adenocarcinoma No remaining activity in the pelvis and abdomen TAH + BSO + APAL: Three hot sentinel nodes was identified during surgery in the para-aortic (two) and pelvic areas (one in the obturator). Both were involved. No other lymph node involvement.
20 42/right/10 × 10 C Benign mucinous cystadenoma None
21 68/left/6 × 8 L Benign mucinous cystadenoma One/Para-aortic
22 40/left/6 × 8 L Benign mucinous cystadenoma One/Para-aortic
23 26/left/6 × 5 C Granulosa cell tumor No remaining activity in the pelvis and abdomen TAH + BSO + APAL: The hot sentinel node was identified during surgery in the para-aortic area. Sentinel node was not involved. No other lymph node involvement.
24 45/left/7 × 6 L Papillary serous adenocarcinoma No remaining activity in the pelvis and abdomen TAH + BSO + APAL: Two hot sentinel nodes were identified during surgery in the para-aortic (one) and external iliac (one) areas. Sentinel nodes were not involved. No other lymph node involvement.
25 22/right/10 × 11 L Benign serous cyst One/Para-aortic
26 57/right/8 × 9 L Papillary serous adenocarcinoma No remaining activity in the pelvis and abdomen TAH + BSO + APAL: The hot sentinel node was identified during surgery in the para-aortic area. Sentinel node was not involved. No other lymph node involvement.
27 43/Bilateral/11 × 12;10 × 6 L Papillary serous adenocarcinoma No remaining activity in the pelvis and abdomen TAH + BSO + APAL: The hot sentinel nodes were identified during surgery in the para-aortic (two sentinel nodes) and pelvic areas (right common iliac). None were involved. No other lymph node involvement.
28 36/right/11 × 10 L Benign serous cyst One/Para-aortic
29 35/Bilateral/10 × 10;10 × 7 L Papillary serous adenocarcinoma No remaining activity in the pelvis and abdomen TAH + BSO + APAL: Two hot (and blue) sentinel nodes were identified during surgery in the para-aortic area. One sentinel node was pathologically involved. No other lymph node involvement.
30 50/right/7 × 8 L Papillary serous adenocarcinoma No remaining activity in the pelvis and abdomen TAH + BSO + APAL: The hot (and blue) sentinel node was identified during surgery in the pelvic area (external iliac). Sentinel node was not involved. No other lymph node involvement.
31 43/Right/10 × 10 L Papillary serous adenocarcinoma No remaining activity in the pelvis and abdomen TAH + BSO + APAL: The hot (and blue) sentinel node was identified during surgery in the pelvic area (external iliac). Sentinel node was not involved. No other lymph node involvement.
32 36/Right/10 × 12 L Benign mucinous cystadenoma One/Para-aortic
33 35/Bilateral/10 × 8;8 × 8 L Papillary serous adenocarcinoma No remaining activity in the pelvis and abdomen TAH + BSO + APAL: Two hot (and blue) sentinel nodes were identified during surgery in the para-aortic area. One of the sentinel nodes was involved. One non-sentinel node in the para-aortic was also involved.
34 45/Left/7 × 7 C Benign serous cyst None
35 37/Left/8 × 8 C Benign serous cyst None