Pseudomyxoma peritonei

Paul Mark Paulman, R. Klug

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In pseudomyxoma peritonei, mucinous implants develop on peritoneal surfaces and omentum, often resulting in gelatinous ascites. Definitive treatment has not been established. Adjunctive radiation therapy or chemotherapy following laparotomy has improved survival in some patients.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)173-174
Number of pages2
JournalAmerican Family Physician
Issue number4
StatePublished - 1986

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  • Family Practice

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    Paulman, P. M., & Klug, R. (1986). Pseudomyxoma peritonei. American Family Physician, 33(4), 173-174.