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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Cytoreductive surgery and hyperthermic intraperitoneal chemotherapy improves the survival of gastric cancer patients with ovarian metastasis and peritoneal dissemination.
Current status of cytoreductive surgery with hyperthermic intraperitoneal chemotherapy in patients with peritoneal carcinomatosis from colorectal cancer.
Cytoreductive surgery and hyperthermic intraperitoneal chemotherapy for malignant peritoneal mesothelioma: multi-institutional experience.
Treatment of Pseudomyxoma peritonei with cytoreductive surgery and hyperthermic intraperitoneal chemotherapy (HIPEC): A single center experience.
MIAMI -- A medical team at Miami Children's Hospital performed the region's first hyperthermic intraperitoneal chemotherapy (HIPEC) or "heated chemotherapy" surgical treatment on a pediatric patient on September 30, offering the child and family renewed hope after other treatment options were exhausted.
Contract award: the supply, delivery, installation and commissioning of hyperthermic intraperitoneal chemotherapy systems (chip) for the hospital and lariboisiere hegp, as well as other hospitals in the ap-hp.