Cytoreductive surgery associated to hyperthermic intraperitoneal chemoperfusion for desmoplastic round small cell tumor with peritoneal carcinomatosis in young patients.

@article{Msika2010CytoreductiveSA,
  title={Cytoreductive surgery associated to hyperthermic intraperitoneal chemoperfusion for desmoplastic round small cell tumor with peritoneal carcinomatosis in young patients.},
  author={Simon Msika and Enrico Gruden and S. Sarnacki and Daniel Orbach and Pascale Philippe-Chomette and Benjamin Castel and J M Sabat{\'e} and Yves Flamant and R{\'e}za Kianmanesh},
  journal={Journal of pediatric surgery},
  year={2010},
  volume={45 8},
  pages={1617-21}
}
PURPOSE Desmoplastic round small cell tumor (DRSCT) is a rare intraabdominal mesenchymal tissue neoplasm in young patients and spreads through the abdominal cavity. Its prognosis is poor despite a multimodal therapy including chemotherapy, radiotherapy, and surgical cytoreduction (CS). hyperthermic intraperitoneal chemotherapy (HIPEC) is considered as an additional strategy in the treatment of peritoneal carcinomatosis; for this reason, we planned to treat selected cases of children with DRSCT… CONTINUE READING

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Its prognosis is poor despite a multimodal therapy including chemotherapy , radiotherapy , and surgical cytoreduction ( CS ) .
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