Rare Cancers

Diffuse malignant peritoneal mesothelioma

Tristan D. Yan*, Paul H. Sugarbaker, Colin Mcardle

*Corresponding author for this work

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

Original languageEnglish
Title of host publicationGastrointestinal Oncology
Subtitle of host publicationA Critical Multidisciplinary Team Approach
EditorsJanusz Jankowski, Richard Sampliner, David J. Kerr, Yuman Fong
Place of PublicationMalden, MA; Oxford
PublisherBlackwell Publishing
Number of pages8
ISBN (Print)9781405127837, 140512783X
Publication statusPublished - 14 Jan 2009
Externally publishedYes


  • Anorectal melanomas (ARM)
  • Hypergastrinemia-associated carcinoids
  • Neuroendocrine tumors (NETs = carcinoids)
  • Perioperative intraperitoneal chemotherapy
  • Pseudomyxoma peritonei syndrome
  • Rare cancers
  • Symptomatic therapy for carcinoid disease and SST analogs

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Yan, T. D., Sugarbaker, P. H., & Mcardle, C. (2009). Rare Cancers: Diffuse malignant peritoneal mesothelioma. In J. Jankowski, R. Sampliner, D. J. Kerr, & Y. Fong (Eds.), Gastrointestinal Oncology: A Critical Multidisciplinary Team Approach (pp. 400-407). Malden, MA; Oxford: Blackwell Publishing. https://doi.org/10.1002/9781444300147.ch15