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Treatment of Peritoneal Cancer with Surgery, Perfused Heated Cisplatin, and Chemotherapy

Treatment of Peritoneal Cancer with Surgery, Perfused Heated Cisplatin, and Chemotherapy

Background:
This study will test the effectiveness of an experimental treatment for peritoneal cancer involving surgical removal of the tumor, perfusion of the abdomen during surgery with a heated solution of the drug cisplatin, and post-surgery combination chemotherapy. Patients with peritoneal cancer whose tumor is confined to the abdomen may be eligible for this study.

Location and Contact Information:
Maryland
National Cancer Institute (NCI), 9000 Rockville Pike, Bethesda, Maryland, 20892, United States;
Recruiting
David L. Bartlett, M.D. 3014022575 dbart@nih.gov