Risk factors, microbiology, and management of infected lymphocyst after lymphadenectomy for gynecologic malignancies: letter to the editor

  • Ibrahim A. AbdelazimEmail author
  • Gulmira Zhurabekova
  • Svetlana Shikanova
  • Bakyt Karimova


Author contributions

IAA: is responsible for study design, Microsoft editing, and submission for publication. GZ: is responsible for the idea, Microsoft editing and update of references. SS: is responsible for intellectual content and update of references. BK: is responsible for Microsoft editing and final revision before publication.


The authors have no financial disclosure to declare.

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Conflict of interest

The authors Ibrahim A. Abdelazim, Gulmira Zhurabekova, Svetlana Shikanova, and Bakyt Karimova declare no conflict of interest related to this letter to editor.

Ethical approval

This article does not contain any studies with human or animal subjects performed by the any of the authors.


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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Ahmadi HospitalKuwait Oil CompanyAhmadiKuwait
  2. 2.Department of Obstetrics and GynecologyAin Shams UniversityCairoEgypt
  3. 3.Department of Normal and Topographical AnatomyMarat Ospanov, West Kazakhstan State Medical University (WKSMU)AktobeKazakhstan
  4. 4.Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology №1Marat Ospanov, West Kazakhstan State Medical University (WKSMU)AktobeKazakhstan

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