peritoneal cavity cancer

Known as: cancer peritoneal, peritoneum cancer, Malignant neoplasm of peritoneum, unspecified 
A primary or metastatic malignant neoplasm involving the peritoneum. Representative examples include carcinoma and malignant mesothelioma.
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1957-2018
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2014
Highly Cited
2014
PURPOSE The purposes of this study were to estimate the reduction in risk of ovarian, fallopian tube, or peritoneal cancer in… (More)
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2014
Highly Cited
2014
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  • International journal of gynaecology and…
  • 2014
Ovarian cancer is the seventh most common cancer diagnosis amongwomenworldwide, and thefifthmost common cancer diagnosis among… (More)
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2009
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2009
BACKGROUND Paclitaxel and carboplatin given every 3 weeks is standard treatment for advanced ovarian carcinoma. Attempts to… (More)
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2009
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2009
PURPOSE This multi-institutional registry study evaluated cytoreductive surgery (CRS) combined with hyperthermic intraperitoneal… (More)
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2009
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2009
PURPOSE Angiogenesis is important for epithelial ovarian cancer (EOC) growth, and blocking angiogenesis can lead to EOC… (More)
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2007
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2007
PURPOSE Vascular endothelial growth factor (VEGF) seems to be a promoter of tumor progression for epithelial ovarian cancer (EOC… (More)
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2007
Highly Cited
2007
Constitutive expression of the inflammatory cytokine tumor necrosis factor-alpha (TNF-alpha) is characteristic of malignant… (More)
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2006
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2006
BACKGROUND Women with the Lynch syndrome (hereditary nonpolyposis colorectal cancer) have a 40 to 60 percent lifetime risk of… (More)
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2006
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2006
CONTEXT Women with BRCA1 or BRCA2 mutation are often advised to undergo preventive oophorectomy. The effectiveness of this… (More)
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2004
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2004
BACKGROUND Chemotherapy with a platinum agent and a taxane (paclitaxel) is considered the standard of care for treatment of… (More)
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