Early postoperative intraperitoneal chemotherapy following cytoreductive surgery for appendiceal mucinous neoplasms with isolated peritoneal metastasis Academic Article uri icon

Overview

MeSH Major

  • Adenocarcinoma, Mucinous
  • Antineoplastic Combined Chemotherapy Protocols
  • Appendiceal Neoplasms
  • Peritoneal Neoplasms

abstract

  • Cytoreductive surgery plus multiple cycles of early postoperative intraperitoneal chemotherapy is safe, achieving survival results similar to published outcomes of other protocols (including hyperthermic intraperitoneal chemotherapy). Prospective trials are warranted to compare various methods of intraperitoneal chemotherapy in this setting.

publication date

  • April 2012

Research

keywords

  • Academic Article

Identity

Language

  • eng

Digital Object Identifier (DOI)

  • 10.1097/DCR.0b013e3182468330

PubMed ID

  • 22426264

Additional Document Info

start page

  • 407

end page

  • 15

volume

  • 55

number

  • 4