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What is hyperthermic intraperitoneal chemoperfusion (HIPEC)?

Daniel Labow, MD
Surgical Oncology

Cancers in the abdominarl region have always been hard to reach with chemotherapy. Hyperthermic Intraperitoneal Chemotherapy (H\rHIPEC) offers a targeted, concentrated form of chemotherapy for patients with late-stage cancer.

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