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View in Spanish: Quimioterapia intraperitoneal

Intraperitoneal chemotherapy (IN-truh-PAYR-ih-toh-NEE-ul KEE-moh-THAYR-uh-pee)
Treatment in which anticancer drugs are put directly into the abdominal cavity through a thin tube.

Source: National Cancer Institute Dictionary of Cancer Terms, available at www.cancer.gov/dictionary.