Search for dissertations about: "cytoreduction"

Found 1 swedish dissertation containing the word cytoreduction.

  1. 1. Pseudomyxoma Peritonei Aspects of Natural History, Learning Curve, Treatment Outcome and Prognostic Factors

    University dissertation from Uppsala : Acta Universitatis Upsaliensis

    Author : Håkan Andréasson; Uppsala universitet.; [2013]
    Keywords : MEDICIN OCH HÄLSOVETENSKAP; MEDICAL AND HEALTH SCIENCES; Pseudomyxoma peritonei; Natural history; Learning curve; Cytoreductive surgery; Debulking surgery; Treatment outcome; Prognostic factors; PINCH;

    Abstract : Pseudomyxoma peritonei (PMP) is a rare disease characterized by mucinous peritoneal metastasis (PM). Different loco-regional treatment strategies, i.e. debulking surgery and cytoreductive surgery (CRS) in combination with hyperthermic intraperitoneal chemotherapy (HIPEC), have changed the prognosis for these patients. READ MORE