Diffuse and gross peritoneal carcinomatosis treated by intraperitoneal hyperthermic chemoperfusion.

@article{Kober1996DiffuseAG,
  title={Diffuse and gross peritoneal carcinomatosis treated by intraperitoneal hyperthermic chemoperfusion.},
  author={Friedrich Kober and Agnes Heiss and Rudolf Roka},
  journal={Cancer treatment and research},
  year={1996},
  volume={82},
  pages={211-9}
}
Intraoperative intrapeitoneal hyperthermic chemoperfusion (IHCP) offers the following advantages: uniform distribution of heat and drugs at a high concentration in the whole intraperitoneal cavity, heat as a cytotoxic agent itself, and heat as a biomodulator of chemotherapy. Twenty-five patients suffering from diffuse and gross peritoneal carcinomatosis… CONTINUE READING