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Glisson´s capsule blistering after hyperthermic intraperitoneal chemotherapy

Heriberto Medina-Franco, Daniel Zamora-Valdés, Ariadne Sánchez-Ramón, Gabriela Trejo-Gómez


Hypertermic intraperitoneal chemotherapy is a treatment option after cytorreduction of certain types of malignancies with peritoneal spread. Blistering of the Glisson's capsule has not been previously reported as a consequence of this treatment modality. Patient do not experiment any associated morbidity.

Key words. Hyperthermic chemotherapy, Citoreduction, Peritoneal carcinomatosis, Side effects, Liver toxicity, Liver damage

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The Official Journal of the Mexican Association of Hepatology, the Latin-American Association for the Study of the Liver and the Canadian Association for the Study of the Liver

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