HIPEC ( Hyperthermic Intraperitoneal Chemotherapy)


Complete cytoreductive surgery(CRS)ensures complete removal of all visible tumor from the abdominal cavity. This procedure inindicated in diseases like pseudomyxoma pertoneii, ovarian cancer,stomachcancer, and colorectal cancer,to namea few. Following CRS, HIPEC has been shown toprovide a survival benefit and also improves the quality of life. In this procedure, heated chemotherapy is circulated within the abdominal cavity during the surgery to kill all microscopic tumor cells. It is generally well tolerated. We have beenperforming his procedure for over 4 years now.