Peritoneal washing therapy for pseudomyxoma peritonei.

Two patients with pseudomyxoma peritonei (PP) had repeated intraperitoneal washing with 5% dextrose in water. Both responded to this therapy with decrease in abdominal girth. The second patient is alive, without abdominal distention, more than 112 weeks since beginning peritoneal washing therapy (PWT) for ovarian PP. Biochemical assays of urine before and… CONTINUE READING