Table 1

Clinical characteristics of the patients

Median age, years (range)58 (42–73)
<70 years91.4% (32/35)
Median BMI*, kg/m2 (range)29.2 (20.3–40.2)
BMI≥30 kg/m2, n (%)12 (34.3)
Median preoperative serum CA125 level,
IU/ml (range)
302.7 (8–2655)
Median preoperative serum albumin level, g/dl (range)3.7 (2.6–4.5)
Median peritoneal cancer index, range17 (11–30)
Ascites, n (%)13 (37.1)
Median ECOG† performance status1 (0–2)
ASA‡ score, n (%)
 ASA II19 (54.3)
 ASA III15 (42.8)
 ASA IV1 (2.85)
Co-morbidity, n (%)22 (62.9)
 2 co-morbidities8 (22.9)
 ≥3 co-morbidities2 (5.7)
Tumor histology, n (%)
 High-grade serous32 (91.45)
 Mucinous1 (2.85)
 Clear cell carcinoma1 (2.85)
 Carcinosarcoma1 (2.85)
Stage, n (%)
 IIIb2 (5.7)
 IIIc24 (68.6)
 IV9 (25.7)
  • *BMI=body mass index.

  • †ECOG=Median Eastern Cooperative Oncology Group.

  • ‡ASA=American Society of Anesthesiologists Physical Status Classification System.