carcinomatosis


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carcinomatosis

[‚kärs·ən‚äm·ə′tō·səs]
(medicine)
Metastasis of a primary carcinoma to many sites throughout the body.
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Complete cytoreductive surgery plus intraperitonealchemohyperthermia with oxaliplatin for peritoneal carcinomatosis of colorectal origin.
Lack of clinical improvement in these patients could be explained by failing of peristalsis due to peritoneal carcinomatosis and poor general condition.
51), dignostic laparoscopy was superior to conventional preoperative investigations in detecting peritoneal carcinomatosis and diagnostic laparoscopy changed the management of up to 59.
Based on the pathological findings, renal cell carcinoma with peritoneal carcinomatosis and severe hemoperitoneum was diagnosed.
Demographic variables were gender and age in years while research variables were types of primary abdomino-pelvic malignancies causing peritoneal carcinomatosis, patterns of peritoneum involvement, common peritoneal sites of involvement and associated findings of ascites, lymphadenopathy and metastasis.
However, some papers have advocated hyperthermic intraperitoneal chemotherapy (HIPEC) for gastric cancer with carcinomatosis management.
In January 2000 she had a CT scan that showed carcinomatosis, and she subsequently developed intestinal blockage.
A prospective randomized trial of single-agent versus combinacion chemotherapy in meningeal carcinomatosis.
Lanetti L, Corsi C, Lafrate F, Sammantino P, Di Giorgio A, Pezzi PP Bilateral uveitis with hypopyon as a presenting symptom of metastatic peritoneal carcinomatosis.
Principales causas directas de muerte en mujeres mayores de 50 anos con causa basica de defuncion de codigo C 509 Causa directa n % Insuficiencia o paro respiratorio 332 22,2 Paro cardiorespiratorio 194 12,9 Falla organica multiple o multisistemica 181 12,1 Cancer de mama 150 10,0 Cancer de mama metastasico 105 7,0 Shock cardiogenico 47 3,1 Shock septico 42 2,8 Carcinomatosis 35 2,3 Sindrome de dificultad respiratoria 31 2,0 Paro cardiaco 17 1,1 Shock hipovolemico 13 0,8 Shock neurogenico 12 0,8 Anoxia anoxica 10 0,6 Neumonia 9 0,6 Encefalopatia hipoxica 8 0,5 Falla hepatica 7 0,4 Tromboembolismo pulmonar 6 0,4 Edema agudo del pulmon 5 0,3 n=1 493
McLemore EC, Pockaj BA, Reynolds C, Gray RJ, Hernandez JL, Grant CS, Donohue JH:Breas cancer: presentation and intervention in women with gastrointestinal metastasis and carcinomatosis.
La afectacion peritoneal se considera una manifestacion rara, la afectacion peritoneal es mas frecuente en mujeres y clinicamente manifiesta ascitis, engrosamiento de peritoneo y multiples nodulos que pueden simular carcinomatosis peritoneal.