*  Meigs' syndrome - Wikipedia
... metastatic tumors to the peritoneal surfaces, collagen-vascular disease, and cirrhosis of the liver. These entities must be ... Brenner tumor, granulosa cell tumor, stromal tumor, dysgerminoma, fibroma, or metastatic tumor to the ovary. Meigs syndrome is ... Brenner tumour, and occasionally granulosa cell tumour). Meigs' syndrome resolves after the resection of the tumor. Because the ... Not to be confused with Meige syndrome or Meige disease In medicine, Meigs' syndrome, also Meigs syndrome or Demons-Meigs ...
  https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Meigs'_syndrome
*  Plus it
Ovarian cancers exhibit a distinctive pattern of spread over the surface of the peritoneal cavity. Consequently, loss of tumor ... suppressor genes that regulate motility may be particularly important in the pathogenesis of the disease. ARHI, an imprinted ... Tumor Biology Abstract #3894: Re-expression of the tumor suppressor gene ARHI suppresses ovarian cancer cell motility through ... Tumor Biology. *. Abstract SY28-04: Rational incorporation of novel agents into multimodality treatment of glioma and ...
  http://cancerres.aacrjournals.org/content/69/9_Supplement/3894
*  Childhood Extracranial Germ Cell Tumors Treatment (PDQ®): Treatment - Health Professional Information [NCI] - North Kansas City...
... peritoneal cytology negative for malignant cells; (4) peritoneal surfaces and omentum documented to be free of disease in ... Tumor confined to the ovary.. IA. Tumor limited to one ovary (capsule intact); no tumor on surface of the ovary; no malignant ... For patients with locally advanced sacrococcygeal tumors, mediastinal tumors, or large pelvic tumors, tumor biopsy followed by ... Peritoneal fluid negative.. III. (1) Gross residual disease or biopsy only; (2) lymph nodes positive with tumor resection. ...
  http://www.nkch.org/patients-visitors/health-library/healthwise-document-viewer/?id=ncicdr0000062854
*  Plus it
Ovarian cancer exhibits a distinctive pattern of spread over the surface of the peritoneal cavity. Consequently, loss of ... function for tumor suppressor genes that inhibit motility may be particularly important in the pathogenesis of the disease. ... Tumor Biology Re-expression of the tumor suppressor gene ARHI decreases ovarian cancer cell motility by inhibiting Stat3 ... Tumor Biology. *. Abstract SY28-04: Rational incorporation of novel agents into multimodality treatment of glioma and ...
  http://cancerres.aacrjournals.org/content/67/9_Supplement/476
*  Plus it
... fallopian tube tumor cells could also spread to the ovary. This tumor may appear confined to the ovarian surface (Fig. 2B), or ... additional cases with isolated positive peritoneal washings or cases of early peritoneal disease alone would be required to ... or peritoneal surfaces) and also the cell type of origin (ovarian surface epithelial cells, ciliated cells in the fallopian ... reported ovarian tumors include those confined to the surface of the ovary and an intracystic tumor. (Supplementary Table S1). ...
  http://cancerpreventionresearch.aacrjournals.org/content/4/3/463
*  Extraneal (Icodextrin Peritoneal Dialysis Solution): Side Effects, Interactions, Warning, Dosage & Uses
Icodextrin Peritoneal Dialysis Solution) may treat, uses, dosage, side effects, drug interactions, warnings, patient labeling, ... peritoneal dialysis (APD) for the management of end-stage renal disease. Extraneal (icodextrin peritoneal dialysis solution) is ... Place Extraneal (icodextrin peritoneal dialysis solution) on work surface.. * Remove pull ring from connector of solution ... abdominal tumors, abdominal wall infections, hernias, fecal fistula, colostomies or ileostomies, frequent episodes of ...
  https://www.rxlist.com/extraneal-drug.htm
*  Pressurized Intraperitoneal Aerosol Chemotherapy (PIPAC) with Low-Dose Cisplatin and Doxorubicin in Gastric Peritoneal...
First results obtained with PIPAC in patients with advanced peritoneal... ... pharmacokinetic problems such as poor tumor penetration and incomplete irrigation of serosal surfaces limit the effectiveness ... SD stable disease, PD progressive disease, CRP C-reactive protein, RT renal toxicity, N/V nausea-vomiting, SBO small bowel ... Intraperitoneal therapy for peritoneal tumors: biophysics and clinical evidence. Nat Rev Clin Oncol. 2010;7:108-15.CrossRef ...
  https://link.springer.com/article/10.1007%2Fs11605-015-2995-9
*  7: Pseudomyxoma Peritonei - 20 Diseases You've Probably Never Heard Of | HowStuffWorks
... and spreads mucus-producing tumor cells throughout the surrounding surfaces. Other names for Pseudomyxoma Peritonei include ... colloid carcinoma, malignant appendiceal tumor, malignant large Bowel tumor, peritoneal carcinomatosis and pseudomyxoma ovarii ... This is a rare malignant growth characterized by progressive accumulation of mucous-secreting tumor cells within the abdomen ...
  https://health.howstuffworks.com/diseases-conditions/rare/20-diseases-you-never-heard-of7.htm
*  Borderline ovarian serous cystadenoma | Radiology Reference Article | Radiopaedia.org
... and peritoneal surface in the advanced stages, although they behave in a benign fashion and remain located on the surface of ... of borderline tumours is the non-invasive behaviour of extra-ovarian tumour implants in the advanced stages of the disease 2-3 ... 4. Prat J, De nictolis M. Serous borderline tumors of the ovary: a long-term follow-up study of 137 cases, including 18 with a ... Ovarian serous borderline tumors: a critical review of the literature with emphasis on prognostic indicators. Hum. Pathol. 2000 ...
  https://radiopaedia.org/articles/borderline-ovarian-serous-cystadenoma
*  Ovarian cancer
It is currently treated with surgery to remove the tumor followed by chemotherapy. ... Ovarian cancer cells can produce this tumor marker. CA-125 is not always present in women with ovarian cancer, though it may be ... While the disease can spread hematogenously or via the lymphatic system, the bulk of the tumor is found on peritoneal surfaces ... Ovarian cancer cells can produce this tumor marker. CA-125 is not always present in women with ovarian cancer, though it may be ...
  http://hostbiko.global-yes.com/ovarian-cancer-a519.html
*  Staging procedures in patients with mucinous borderline tumors of the ovary do not reveal peritoneal or omental disease
... pelvic peritoneal surfaces in patients with a mucinous BOT (mBOT). METHODS: A retrospective cohort study was performed in three ... Staging procedures in patients with mucinous borderline tumors of the ovary do not reveal peritoneal or omental disease. ... Recurrence with malignant disease is rare after mBOT. The value of post-treatment surveillance seems limited after bilateral ... OBJECTIVES: Staging in case of a borderline tumor of the ovary (BOT) is a controversial issue. Upstaging is not uncommon, but ...
  http://repository.ubn.ru.nl/handle/2066/170517
*  Radiation Oncology/GIST - Wikibooks, open books for an open world
10% present with metastatic disease. Most common site of metastasis is to the liver. May spread to peritoneal surface. ... Higher rate of progressive disease in I pts. Reintroduction of Imatinib in the I arm after progression allowed tumor response ( ... Metastatic disease[edit]. Used in metastatic disease. Patients without c-kit mutations are less likely to respond. ... 0.1-3% of all GI tumors. But 20% of small bowel tumors. Incidence is 20 per 1,000,000 people / year. Predominantly affects ...
  https://en.wikibooks.org/wiki/Radiation_Oncology/GIST
*  Selumetinib in Treating Woman With Recurrent Low-Grade Ovarian Cancer or Peritoneum Cancer - Full Text View - ClinicalTrials.gov
Condition or disease Intervention/treatment Phase Borderline Ovarian Surface Epithelial-stromal Tumor Ovarian Serous ... or peritoneal carcinoma must have a pretreatment sample of their tumor from their primary or recurrent tumor that documents low ... Cystadenocarcinoma Primary Peritoneal Cavity Cancer Recurrent Borderline Ovarian Surface Epithelial-stromal Tumor Drug: ... Tumor Response [ Time Frame: Every other cycle ]. Complete and Partial Tumor Response by (Response Evaluation Criteria in Solid ...
  https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT00551070?cond=%22Adenocarcinoma+of+the+appendix%22&rank=20
*  Peritoneal
... mesothelioma develops in the lining of the abdomen. Learning about the cancer's symptoms now can lead to early ... Unfortunately, some patients don't experience any symptoms until tumors spread. This scenario makes treating the disease hard ... He specializes in gastrointestinal cancers and peritoneal surface malignancies, including mesothelioma.. Contact W. ... Prognosis for Peritoneal Mesothelioma. The prognosis for peritoneal mesothelioma varies upon stage at diagnosis, tumor grade, ...
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*  Integrated Cancer Repository for Cancer Research - Full Text View - ClinicalTrials.gov
Peritoneal Surface Malignancies Familial Adenomatous Polyposis Lynch Syndrome Bladder Cancer Kidney Cancer Penile Cancer ... Pancreatic tumor. Esophageal tumor. Thymus tumor. Thyroid Tumor. Thyroid Nodule. Lung Tumor. ... Condition or disease Pancreatic Cancer Thyroid Cancer Lung Cancer Esophageal Cancer Thymus Cancer Colon Cancer Rectal Cancer ... CNS Tumor CNS Cancer Mesothelioma Breastcancer Leukemia Melanoma Sarcoma Unknown Primary Tumor Multiple Myeloma Ovarian Cancer ...
  https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT00693368
*  Peritoneal Mesothelioma Cancer ~ Free Online Articles Directory
Category 2 - the disease is located inside the abdominal cavity on peritoneal or organ surfaces where there is a probability of ... Debulking (cytoreductive) surgery is removing all or nearly all visible tumors and may be combined with IPHC (Intra-Peritoneal ... Peritoneal Mesothelioma Cancer. By Greg Allman The cancer of the lining of the abdominal cavity is called peritoneal ... Peritoneal Mesothelioma Diagnosis. Peritoneal mesothelioma has two clinical types which can be differentiated with the help of ...
  http://readarticlesfree.blogspot.com/2012/11/peritoneal-mesothelioma-cancer.html
*  Down-regulation of Integrin α2 Surface Expression by Mutant Epidermal Growth Factor Receptor (EGFRvIII) Induces Aberrant Cell...
... dissociation of cells from the primary tumor and interaction with mesothelial cells lining the inner surface of the peritoneal ... We conclude that EGFR-activating mutations, such as EGFRvIII, in ovarian cancer may contribute to a more aggressive disease. ... Cell and Tumor Biology Down-regulation of Integrin α2 Surface Expression by Mutant Epidermal Growth Factor Receptor (EGFRvIII) ... Integrin β1 is an important mediator of ascites ovarian tumor spheroid adhesion to mesothelial cells ( 43) and ovarian tumor ...
  http://cancerres.aacrjournals.org/content/65/20/9280.long
*  Intrathoracic hyperthermic perfused chemotherapy (ITH) - Wikipedia
Metastases to the pleural surface from any primary tumor represents Stage IV disease which carries in general an extremely poor ... Pseudomyxoma peritonei: A build-up of mucus in the peritoneal cavity. The mucus may come from ruptured ovarian cysts, the ... Diseases treated[edit]. *Thymoma and Thymic carcinoma: These tumors which arise from the thymus gland in the upper part of the ... The goal of surgical cytoreduction is to remove all gross disease including tumors that are in resectable areas of the lung or ...
  https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Intrathoracic_hyperthermic_perfused_chemotherapy_
*  Gastric Carcinoma-1 - Gastric Carcinoma Vic Vernenkar D.O St Barnabas Hospital Department of Surgery Background ♦ Second most...
Laparoscopy ♦ Inspect peritoneal surfaces, liver surface. ♦ Identification of advanced disease avoids non-therapeutic ... CT scan or MRI of chest, abdomen, pelvis: evaluate local disease process, and areas of spread. Some tumors are deemed ... If lesion extends beyond wall to a free peritoneal surface, peritoneal involvement is frequent. Spread Patterns ♦ The visible ... R0- no residual gross or microscopic disease. ♦ R1- microscopic disease only. ♦ R2- gross residual disease. ♦ Long term ...
  https://www.coursehero.com/file/6651805/Gastric-Carcinoma-1/
*  papillary cystadenocarcinoma
peritoneal neoplasms*disease free survival*antineoplastic combined chemotherapy protocols*mucinous adenocarcinoma*combined ... the tumor elements are arranged as finger-like processes or as a solid spherical nodule projecting from an epithelial surface. ... Solid pseudopapillary tumour of the pancreas is an uncommon tumour, which predominantly occurs in young females and is of ... In conclusion there are noticeable differences in u-PA expression among ovarian tumors and u-PA increase in ovarian tumors can ...
  https://www.labome.org/topics/diseases/neoplasms/neoplasms/glandular/and/cystadenocarcinoma/papillary-cystadenocarcinoma-5739.html
*  NewYork-Presbyterian Queens - Conditions A-Z - Ovarian Cancer
Ovarian cancer is a disease in which cancer starts in the cells of the ovary. There are three types of ovarian tumors, named ... Epithelial cell. These are cells that cover the surface of the ovary. Most of these tumors are benign (noncancerous). However, ... What is extra-ovarian primary peritoneal carcinoma (EOPPC)?. Extra-ovarian primary peritoneal carcinoma (EOPPC) is a rare ... Blood test. To measure a substance in the blood called CA-125 (a tumor marker that is often found to be elevated in the blood ...
  http://www.nyhq.org/diw/Content.asp?PageID=DIW006743&language=Spanish
*  Rare Cancer News & Clinical Trials » PubMed - Appendix Cancer
Undetected peritoneal disease may be encountered at surgery. In high-grade appendix tumors with disease detected radiologically ... can significantly influence overall and disease-free survival in selected patients suffering from peritoneal surface ... of 35 had microscopic peritoneal disease. Overall, 23 (37%) of 62 had peritoneal disease beyond the confines of a standard ... rates of peritoneal and nodal metastatic disease in patients with high-grade appendix tumors without obvious metastatic disease ...
  http://news.rare-cancer.org/PubMed_-_Appendix_Cancer/
*  Metastasis - Wikipedia
... ovarian tumors can spread transperitoneally to the surface of the liver. Lymphatic spread allows the transport of tumor cells ... In patients diagnosed with CUP it is often still possible to treat the disease even when the primary tumor cannot be located. ... The spread of a malignancy into body cavities can occur via penetrating the surface of the peritoneal, pleural, pericardial, or ... When tumor cells metastasize, the new tumor is called a secondary or metastatic tumor, and its cells are similar to those in ...
  https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Metastasis
*  Johns Hopkins Medicine: Find a Doctor
Expertise, Disease and Conditions: Brain Hemorrhage, Brain Tumors, Cerebral Revascularization, Chiari Malformations, ... Director of Sarcoma and Peritoneal Surface Malignancy Program. Vice Chair of Academic Affairs, Department of Surgery. Chief, ... Expertise, Disease and Conditions: Anti-reflux Surgery, Biliary Atresia, Biliary Disease, Biliary Tract Surgery, Chest Wall ... Expertise, Disease and Conditions: Cataracts, Cornea Transplant, Cornea/Anterior Segment Disease, Corneal Ulcer, Dry Eyes, ...
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*  JoVE | Peer Reviewed Scientific Video Journal - Methods and Protocols
Whilst stage I tumors have 5-year survival rates ,85%, survival rates for stage III/IV disease are ,40%. Thus, the high rates ... To mimic the peritoneal microenvironment encountered by tumor cells in vivo, a spheroid-mesothelial co-culture model was ... For the normal ovary, we co-cultured normal ovarian surface epithelial (IOSE) and normal stromal fibroblast (INOF) cells, ... This highly lethal disease stage is associated with the presence of circulating tumor cells (CTCs). These rare cells have been ...
  https://www.jove.com/visualize/abstract/19888321/serum-s100a6-concentration-predicts-peritoneal-tumor-burden-mice-with