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Dictionary of Cancer Terms

View in Spanish: Infusión peritoneal

Peritoneal infusion (PAYR-ih-toh-NEE-ul in-FYOO-zhun)
A method of delivering fluids and drugs directly into the abdominal cavity through a thin tube. Also called intraperitoneal infusion.

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