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Current status and future directions in the treatment of peritoneal dissemination from colorectal carcinoma.
MedLine Citation:
PMID:  23021719     Owner:  NLM     Status:  In-Data-Review    
Abstract/OtherAbstract:
Peritoneal carcinomatosis (PC) carries a worse prognosis than other sites of colorectal metastases. If incomplete resection of PC affords no benefit to patients, complete resection of PC is beneficial in selected patients. The combination of complete cytoreductive surgery to treat the visible PC and hyperthermic intraperitoneal chemotherapy (HIPEC) to treat the nonvisible PC is on the verge of becoming the gold standard. The prognostic impact of a complete resection is high, but that of HIPEC per se is more hypothetical. The presence of a few resectable liver metastases associated with PC is not a contraindication to surgery plus HIPEC.
Authors:
Dominique Elias; François Quenet; Diane Goéré
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Publication Detail:
Type:  Journal Article    
Journal Detail:
Title:  Surgical oncology clinics of North America     Volume:  21     ISSN:  1558-5042     ISO Abbreviation:  Surg. Oncol. Clin. N. Am.     Publication Date:  2012 Oct 
Date Detail:
Created Date:  2012-10-01     Completed Date:  -     Revised Date:  -    
Medline Journal Info:
Nlm Unique ID:  9211789     Medline TA:  Surg Oncol Clin N Am     Country:  United States    
Other Details:
Languages:  eng     Pagination:  611-23     Citation Subset:  IM    
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Copyright © 2012 Elsevier Inc. All rights reserved.
Affiliation:
Department of General Oncologic Surgery, Institut Gustave Roussy, Rue Camille Desmoulins, Villejuif 94805, France. Electronic address: elias@igr.fr.
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