A rare cause of ascites: pseudomyxoma peritonei and a review of the literature

Abhishek Chauhan, Nishant Patodi, Monz Ahmed

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Abstract

Pseudomyxoma peritonei is rare. The rarity is highlighted by the lack of published evidence regarding management. The latest treatments have altered the prognosis of a once incurable disease. This report serves to both raise awareness and critically appraise the literature regarding the latest management.
Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)156-159
JournalClinical Case Reports
Volume3
Issue number3
Early online date4 Dec 2014
DOIs
Publication statusPublished - Mar 2015

Keywords

  • Ascites
  • mucinous adenocarcinoma
  • mucinous ascites
  • peritoneal mucinous tumor
  • pseudomyxoma peritonei

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