Photodiagnosis and photodynamic therapy of peritoneal metastasis of ovarian cancer
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|Number of pages||16|
|Journal||PHOTODIAGNOSIS AND PHOTODYNAMIC THERAPY|
|Publication status||Published - Mar 2012|
|Publication type||A2 Review article in a scientific journal|
Ovarian cancer is among the deadliest in women. Current treatment strategies fail to cure many patients owing to the difficulties of eradicating peritoneal implants frequently associated with this pathology. Photodynamic therapy represents a promising treatment as it offers many advantages over alternative strategies: diagnostic properties, specific targeting of abnormal cells, possibility to be combined with other therapies.