Title Page | Introduction | Principles of Intraperitoneal Chemotherapy | Current Indications for Cytoreductive Surgery and Intraperitoneal Chemotherapy
Heated Intraoperative Intraperitoneal Chemotherapy by the Coliseum Technique
Immediate Postoperative Abdominal Lavage in Preparation for Early Postoperative Intraperitoneal 5-Fluorouracil
Early Postoperative Intraperitoneal Chemotherapy for Adenocarcinoma | Induction Intraperitoneal Chemotherapy for Debilitating Ascites
Cytoreductive Surgery for Peritoneal Surface Malignancy - Peritonectomy Procedures | Results of Treatment of Peritoneal Surface Malignancy
Conclusions | References




VIII. RESULTS OF TREATMENT OF PERITONEAL SURFACE MALIGNANCY



The disease-free survival of all patients with peritoneal surface malignancy treated over the last 15 years is presented in Table 11.


TABLE 11

Results of treatment of peritoneal surface malignancy with cytoreductive surgery and perioperative intraperitoneal chemotherapy

Disease State

No. of Patients

3-Year Survival

Appendix cancer with carcinomatosis and pseudomyxoma peritonei syndrome after complete cytoreduction

400

83%

Primary and recurrent colon or rectal cancer with carcinomatosis and complete cytoreduction

45

41%

Stage IV gastric cancer after resection with peritonectomy

13

31%

Recurrent abdominopelvic sarcoma with sarcomatosis following complete cytoreduction

50

43%

Peritoneal surface malignancy
  1. Peritoneal mesothelioma
  2. Papillary serous cancer
  3. Primary peritoneal adenocarcinoma

48

27%

Symptomatic malignant ascites

16

0%



 


Title Page | Introduction | Principles of Intraperitoneal Chemotherapy | Current Indications for Cytoreductive Surgery and Intraperitoneal Chemotherapy
Heated Intraoperative Intraperitoneal Chemotherapy by the Coliseum Technique
Immediate Postoperative Abdominal Lavage in Preparation for Early Postoperative Intraperitoneal 5-Fluorouracil
Early Postoperative Intraperitoneal Chemotherapy for Adenocarcinoma | Induction Intraperitoneal Chemotherapy for Debilitating Ascites
Cytoreductive Surgery for Peritoneal Surface Malignancy - Peritonectomy Procedures | Results of Treatment of Peritoneal Surface Malignancy
Conclusions | References