• Overview

    Surgery for ovarian cancer, particularly the innovative Hyperthermic Intraperitoneal Chemotherapy (HIPEC) or Hyperthermic Intrathoracic Chemotherapy (HITHOC), represents a groundbreaking approach. After debulking tumor masses, heated chemotherapy is directly circulated into the abdominal or thoracic cavities, targeting residual cancer cells. HIPEC ensures maximal drug absorption, enhancing treatment efficacy. This procedure is reserved for advanced cases, preventing cancer recurrence and improving survival rates. The technique minimizes systemic side effects while maximizing the concentration of chemotherapy at the tumor site. Although demanding, HIPEC/HITHOC showcases promising results, transforming ovarian cancer management and offering new hope in the quest for more effective treatments. Advances in surgical techniques continually refine this approach for enhanced outcomes.

Guided Protocol for HIPEC/HITHOC: Advanced Ovarian Cancer Treatment

Strategic Steps in Targeted Chemotherapy Delivery for Enhanced Efficacy

  • Debulking surgery: Tumor mass removal for optimal chemotherapy exposure
  • Circulation setup: Establishing closed-loop systems for drug delivery precision
  • Hyperthermia initiation: Elevating temperature to intensify chemotherapy impact on cancer cells
  • Chemotherapy infusion: Direct application into peritoneal or thoracic cavities for focused treatment
  • Postoperative monitoring: Close observation for potential complications and recovery assessment

HIPEC/HITHOC Advantages: Elevating Ovarian Cancer Treatment Precision

Strategic Benefits of Hyperthermic Chemotherapy in Advanced Ovarian Cases

  • Localized treatment: Targets cancer cells directly, minimizing systemic exposure
  • Enhanced drug absorption: Maximized chemotherapy efficacy within the abdominal or thoracic cavities
  • Reduced side effects: Minimizes systemic toxicity associated with traditional chemotherapy
  • Improved survival rates: Elevates outcomes in advanced ovarian cancer cases
  • Prevention of recurrence: Reduces the likelihood of cancer regrowth after surgery

Empowering Women's Health: Impact of Advanced Cancer Treatment Awareness

Strategic Knowledge for Progress in Treating and Advancing Women's Health

  • Informed decision-making: Enables patients to actively participate in treatment choices
  • Early intervention: Promotes timely access to advanced cancer therapies
  • Clinical trial participation: Enhances options for cutting-edge treatments and research
  • Reduced treatment hesitation: Mitigates fear, fostering proactive health-seeking behavior
  • Healthcare provider collaboration: Facilitates informed discussions and personalized treatment plans

Why People Choose Us?

Pioneering Women's Cancer Care: Excellence in Expertise and Innovation

  • A distinguished Gynae Oncology Consultant with extensive experience
  • Proficient in complex surgeries, including HIPEC, HITHOC, and robotic procedures
  • Certified DaVinci Robotic Console Surgeon, ensuring cutting-edge surgical capabilities
  • Over a decade as a Gynecologic Oncology Consultant at Rajiv Gandhi Cancer Institute
  • Contributions to gynecologic oncology research, earning accolades and awards

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Dr. Amita Naithani-
Dr. Amita Naithani

Gynecologist, Oncologist

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