HIPEC: Treatment for peritoneal and ovarian carcinoma

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Published: 27 Jan 2020
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Prof Murat Gultekin - Hacettepe University, Ankara, Turkey

Prof Murat Gultekin spoke to ecancer at the BGICC 2020 conference in Cairo, Egypt about HIPEC (hyperthermic intraperitoneal chemotherapy) treatment.

HIPEC is a type of hyperthermia therapy used in combination with surgery in the treatment of advanced abdominal cancers.

Prof Gultekin gives a thorough overview of the main literature, and what outline this has led to in the ESGO guidelines.