|MDACC Study No:||2010-0952 (clinicaltrials.gov NCT No: NCT01365156)|
|Title:||A Phase III Randomized Study of Pretherapeutic Para-aortic Lymphadenectomy in Women with Locally Advanced Cervical Cancer Dispositioned to Definitive Chemoradiotherapy|
|Principal Investigator:||Michael M. Frumovitz|
|Study Description:||The goal of this clinical research study is to learn if a surgical procedure |
called an extraperitoneal laparoscopic lymphadenectomy followed by chemotherapy
and tailored radiation therapy can help to control the disease for a longer
time than standard-of-care chemotherapy and whole pelvic radiation therapy.