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Laparoscopic staging, 131, 131t Leiomyoma, imaging of, 74, 74f

Lewis X mucin determinant (OVX1), for screening, 95 Leydig cell tumors. See Sertoli-Leydig cell tumors (SLCTs).

Lifetime probability, of ovarian cancer, 1, 2t, 52, 87

in high-risk population, 102 Liver resection, for advanced-stage epithelial cancer, 118, 118f

Locally advanced epithelial cancer, surgery for, 109-127 diaphragm resection in, 117, 117f, 118f en bloc pelvic resection in, 113-117, 114f, 115f, 116f interval cytoreduction in, 122-123, 123t, 124f liver resection in, 118, 118f lymph node resection in, 121, 122f palliative, 125-127

predictors of optimal cytoreduction with, 121-122 principles of cytoreduction in, 109-111, 110f, 111f, 112f recurrent, 124-125, 125f second-look, 124, 125f splenectomy in, 119, 119f, 120f, 121f surgical principles for, 111-113 Low malignant potential, tumors of. See Borderline tumors.

Lung metastases, imaging of, 78, 78f Lymph node metastasis(es) of germ cell tumors, 213-214 imaging of, 76-77 Lymph node resection, for advanced-stage epithelial cancer, 121, 122f Lynch syndrome. See Hereditary nonpolyposis colorectal cancer (HNPCC). Lysophosphatidic acid (LPA), for screening, 96

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