continuous hyperthermic peritoneal perfusion

continuous hyperthermic peritoneal perfusion
CHPP. A procedure that bathes the abdominal cavity in fluid that contains anticancer drugs. This fluid is warmer than body temperature. This procedure appears to kill cancer cells without harming normal cells. Also called CHPP.

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  • Continuous hyperthermic peritoneal perfusion — (CHPP) is a procedure in which the abdominal cavity is bathed in warm fluid that contains anticancer drugs. It is a kind of hyperthermia therapy. This medical treatment related article is a stub. You can help Wikipedia by expanding it …   Wikipedia

  • CHPP — Continuous hyperthermic peritoneal perfusion. A procedure that bathes the abdominal cavity in fluid that contains anticancer drugs. This fluid is warmer than body temperature. This procedure appears to kill cancer cells without harming normal… …   English dictionary of cancer terms

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  • CHPP — abbr. med. continuous hyperthermic peritoneal perfusion – продолжительная гипертермическая перфузия брюшной полости (растворами цитостатиков) …   Dictionary of English abbreviation

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