Peritoneal Cavity

Known as: Cavitas peritonealis, BODY CAVITY, PERITONEAL, Cavity, Peritoneal 
The space enclosed by the peritoneum. It is divided into two portions, the greater sac and the lesser sac or omental bursa, which lies behind the… (More)
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2017
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2017
The reciprocal interplay of cancer cells and host cells is an indispensable prerequisite for tumor growth and progression. Cells… (More)
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2010
Highly Cited
2010
The peritoneal cavity is a membrane-bound and fluid-filled abdominal cavity of mammals, which contains the liver, spleen, most of… (More)
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2010
Highly Cited
2010
The biology of ovarian carcinoma differs from that of hematogenously metastasizing tumors because ovarian cancer cells primarily… (More)
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2010
Highly Cited
2010
Innate immune responses are important in combating various microbes during the early phases of infection. Natural killer (NK… (More)
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2010
Highly Cited
2010
The peritoneal cavity (PerC) is a unique compartment within which a variety of immune cells reside, and from which macrophages (M… (More)
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1999
Highly Cited
1999
A method by which to overcome the clinical symptoms of atherosclerosis is the insertion of a graft to bypass an artery blocked or… (More)
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1994
Highly Cited
1994
This study shows that in mice selectively depleted of neutrophils by treatment with a monoclonal antibody, RB6-8C5, listeriosis… (More)
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1989
Highly Cited
1989
Regional recurrence of malignant tumors in the peritoneal cavity usually signifies a poor prognosis for the host and often… (More)
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1978
Highly Cited
1978
Evidence from the peritoneal dialysis literature suggests that the peritoneal permeability of a number of hydrophilic anticancer… (More)
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