The Appendix Cancer Connection
a 501(c) 3 non-profit corporation devoted to
providing education, support and hope to those diagnosed with Appendix Cancer
and Peritoneal Surface Malignancies

INFORMATION

Main Page/Survivor Story
Medical Disclaimer   
About Appendix Cancer
FAQs
Blog
Contact

TYPES OF APPENDIX CANCER

Malignant Carcinoid
Mucinous Adenocarcinoma and Pseudomyxoma peritonei (PMP)
Adenocarcinoma
Adenocarcinoid (Goblet Cell Carcinoid)
Signet Ring Cell Carcinoma (Signet Ring Adenocarcinoma)

TREATMENT

Physicians and Facilities Treating Appendix Cancer
Cytoreduction Surgery
Hyperthermic Intraperitoneal  Chemotherapy (HIPEC)
Complications of Cytoreduction Surgery and HIPEC
Systemic (IV) Chemotherapy for Appendiceal Cancer
After Treatment Follow-Up

MORE INFORMATION

Hair Loss and Chemotherapy
Colostomy Information
Herbal and Complimentary Care
Hospice Care

PERITONEAL (ABDOMINAL) CANCER

Peritoneal Surface Malignancy
Peritoneal Carcinomatosis
Staging of Peritoneal Cancer

ASSISTANCE

Clinical Trials
General Practical Assistance (Travel, Insurance, Medical Bills) 

THE EMOTIONAL BATTLE

Right foot, Left Foot, Breathe.....


Medical Disclaimer

This website is for informational and educational purposes only. Readers are encouraged to confirm the information contained herein with other sources. The information on this website is not intended to replace medical advice offered by physicians or health care providers.  Patients and consumers should review the information carefully with their professional health care provider.  The information on this site should not be considered complete, nor should it be relied on to suggest a course of treatment for a particular individual. Information provided in this site is also not intended as a recommendation or endorsement of specific tests, products, procedures and opinions.

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Last Updated   02/09/2010 11:26:01 AM