Ovarian cancer remains one of the most lethal gynecologic malignancies affecting women worldwide. Most often, the biological aggressiveness of this tumor is explained throughout the multiple pathways of spread, the commonly encountered being the peritoneal route, the hematogenous and the lymphatic route. This is a literature minireview regarding the correlation between clinical characteristics and lymph node invasion in epithelial ovarian cancer.
Keywords: ovarian cancer, lymph node, overall survival
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