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the use of chemical agents to treat or control disease (or mental illness)

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Cytoreductive Surgery with Selective Versus Complete Parietal Peritonectomy Followed by Hyperthermic Intraperitoneal Chemotherapy in Patients with Diffuse Malignant Peritoneal Mesothelioma: A Controlled Study.
However, some papers have advocated hyperthermic intraperitoneal chemotherapy (HIPEC) for gastric cancer with carcinomatosis management.
The use of cardiac output monitoring to guide the administration of intravenous fluid during hyperthermic intraperitoneal chemotherapy.
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.
The results of the largest study which included 405 patients showed a 3 and 5 years survival rates of 60 and 47%, the best prognostic factors being: the epithelioid subtype, the absence of lymph nodes metastasis, optimal cytoreduction and the hyperthermic intraperitoneal chemotherapy [17].
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.