hyperthermic intraperitoneal chemotherapy


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hyperthermic intraperitoneal chemotherapy

Abbreviation: HIPEC
Chemotherapy for cancer that has spread to and diffusely covers the internal organs within the peritoneum. The drugs are heated before they are infused.
See also: chemotherapy
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Drugs, carrier solutions and temperature in hyperthermic intraperitoneal chemotherapy. J Surg Oncol.
(c) The Kaplan-Meier curve of patients who received hyperthermic intraperitoneal chemotherapy and patients who did not receive hyperthermic intraperitoneal chemotherapy.
* -- HIPEC, hyperthermic intraperitoneal chemotherapy; EPIC, early postoperative intraperitoneal chemotherapy; GC, gemcitabine + cisplatin, FOLFIRI, l-leucovorin + 5-flourouracil + irinotecan; NED, no evidence of disease * Present study
Bemelman et al., "Adjuvant hyperthermic intraperitoneal chemotherapy (HIPEC) in patients with colon cancer at high risk of peritoneal carcinomatosis; the COLOPEC randomized multicentre trial," BMC Cancer, vol.
Bucher, "Peri-operative anaesthetic management of cytoreductive surgery with hyperthermic intraperitoneal chemotherapy," Anaesthesia, vol.
However, some papers have advocated hyperthermic intraperitoneal chemotherapy (HIPEC) for gastric cancer with carcinomatosis management.
The cancer expert specializes in combining cytoreductive surgery with hyperthermic intraperitoneal chemotherapy (HIPEC) in the management of gastrointestinal tumors that have spread throughout the abdominal cavity.
Cytoreductive surgery plus hyperthermic intraperitoneal chemotherapy for pseudomyxoma peritonei arising from urachus.
(2) Treatment of PMP is usually performed with cytoreductive surgery (CRS) and hyperthermic intraperitoneal chemotherapy (HIPEC), with varying degrees of success and associated morbidity.
Early and long-term outcome data of patients with pseudomyxoma peritonei from appendiceal origin treated by a strategy of cytoreductive surgery and hyperthermic intraperitoneal chemotherapy. J Clin Oncol.