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  • organs
  • This can include parts of a woman's reproductive organs such as the ovaries and fallopian tubes. (knowcancer.com)
  • The peritoneum is a thin layer of tissue that lines the abdomen and covers all of the abdominal organs such as the intestines, liver, spleen, uterus, bladder and rectum. (nebraskamed.com)
  • Sometimes cancer cells can break off from the main tumor and implant themselves in the peritoneum of other organs and tissues. (nebraskamed.com)
  • This often is very challenging and can involve removal of several abdominal organs. (nebraskamed.com)
  • One can often find infiltrative growth and sometimes also central gland metastasis or metastasis to intra- or extra-abdominal organs, especially to liver and lungs. (oncolex.org)
  • diffuse
  • Three weeks later, he returned to the urgent care centre with diffuse abdominal pain, fatigue, and tachycardia (heart rate of 100 beats per minute). (ubc.ca)
  • Patients
  • Pseudomyxoma peritonei is very slow growing so "watchful waiting" is the best treatment for some patients. (knowcancer.com)
  • Several national and international centers and providers including Nebraska Medicine, have published reports about the addition of HIPEC to CRS, demonstrating that the therapy is not only safe but can lead to survival improvement for patients. (nebraskamed.com)
  • Myxoma is a benign jelly-like tumor of the heart that affects patients aging 30-60 years of age and often leads to heart attack. (primehealthchannel.com)
  • Such tumors occur among patients suffering from Carney's syndrome and are more common among men than women, typically middle aged adults. (primehealthchannel.com)
  • Older patients, with a medical history of osteoarthritis , are more prone to such tumors. (primehealthchannel.com)
  • Almost 10% of such patients acquire such tumors due to hereditary reasons. (primehealthchannel.com)
  • Maximal tumour debulking can produce good palliation and long term survival in a small number of patients. (nih.gov)
  • Patients were selected for debulking if they had a dominant mass that caused significant symptoms. (springer.com)
  • In such patients, the colon should be investigated and colonoscopy can be performed meticulously in cases of ruptured mucoceles and localized pseudomyxoma peritonei. (biomedcentral.com)
  • occurs
  • It is also known as Wilms' tumour It classically occurs in young children Nephroblastomas are purely epithelial in component It is bilateral in 20 per cent of cases It may present with failure to thrive 44. (ruxiqueshop.com)
  • ovary
  • I say this because I am now told that I need to have surgery asap because I have another one of the same tumors on the same ovary. (wisegeek.com)
  • pelvis
  • Sonographically guided radio-frequency thermal ablation for unresectable recurrent tumors in the retroperitoneum and the pelvis. (springer.com)
  • Wilms
  • In this paper, we report a case of BMPM in a male patient submitted to unilateral nephrectomy for a right-sided Wilms' tumor when he was a child. (hindawi.com)
  • His past medical history included a right-sided Wilms' tumor treated with unilateral nephrectomy when he was 2 years old. (hindawi.com)