• How to preserve fertility

    Assoc. Prof. Tayfun Kutlu, MD from the Reproductive Health Center at Anadolu Medical Center shares insights on reproductive health

    Fertility is that state of the reproductive system that renders it capable of naturally conceiving a child. The major fertility evaluation criteria for women is the number of ovarian follicles and whether the Fallopian tubes are passable or not, and for men – the semen quality. A number of factors attribute to fertility – diet, lifestyle, balance of hormones, certain diseases.

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  • PIPAC – Pressurized Intraperitoneal Aerosol Chemotherapy

    Apart from the HIPEC (hot chemotherapy) treatment method, patients may be subjected to another treatment method, the pressurized intraperitoneal aerosol chemotherapy (PIPAC). In the first place, a radical and complex surgery (cytoreductive surgery) is performed in all tumorous areas in the abdomen.  Immediately afterwards and while the patient is still under anaesthesia, PIPAC is applied.

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