Patterns of first recurrence following adjuvant intraperitoneal chemotherapy for stage IIIC ovarian cancer Academic Article uri icon

Overview

MeSH Major

  • Antineoplastic Combined Chemotherapy Protocols
  • Cystadenocarcinoma, Serous
  • Neoplasm Recurrence, Local
  • Ovarian Neoplasms

abstract

  • Patients receiving adjuvant IP chemotherapy are less likely to first recur in the lower abdomen or pelvis and more likely to recur outside of the abdominal cavity. The data suggest that IP chemotherapy is highly effective in the anatomic areas of peritoneal distribution.

publication date

  • January 2012

Research

keywords

  • Academic Article

Identity

Language

  • eng

Digital Object Identifier (DOI)

  • 10.1016/j.ygyno.2011.09.011

PubMed ID

  • 21982046

Additional Document Info

start page

  • 59

end page

  • 62

volume

  • 124

number

  • 1