Frequently Asked Questions

Welcome to our FAQ page for pseudomyxoma peritonei (PMP) and appendix cancers. PMP is a rare cancer that affects the abdominal cavity, while appendix cancer is a malignancy that arises from the cells of the appendix. Both types of cancer can be difficult to diagnose and treat due to their rarity and complex nature. On this page, we have compiled a list of frequently asked questions related to PMP and appendix cancers to help provide you with information and resources on these conditions. Our aim is to provide answers to some of the most common questions and concerns related to PMP and appendix cancers, and to offer support and guidance for those affected by these rare diseases.
What’s MOAS?

What’s MOAS?

MOAS is an abbreviation for the term the “Mother of All Surgeries” and refers to CRS and HIPEC.

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What is the HIPEC Procedure?

What is the HIPEC Procedure?

HIPEC (hyperthermic intraperitoneal chemotherapy) is a medical procedure that’s sometimes used to treat advanced cancers that have spread to the lining of the abdomen.

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What Are Trustees?

What Are Trustees?

Trustees are responsible for making sure the charity is well run, its money is properly managed, and it is achieving its charitable objectives.

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The content of these FAQs is provided for educational and informational purposes only and is not intended as a substitute for medical advice. Every patient’s case is unique, and it is important to consult with your healthcare provider regarding your individual situation. While we strive to ensure the accuracy of the information provided, we make no representations or warranties of any kind, express or implied, about the completeness, accuracy, reliability, suitability, or availability with respect to the information contained herein. Any reliance you place on such information is therefore strictly at your own risk.

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