Pseudomyxoma peritonei

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Pseudomyxoma peritonei

Synonyms: Adenomucinosis | Gelatinous ascites | PMP

Pseudomyxoma peritonei is characterized by disseminated intra-peritoneal mucinous tumors and mucinous ascites in the abdomen and pelvis.

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Advocacy Organizations

My Faulty Gene

My Faulty Gene is a nonprofit organization which provides information and assistance to any individual whose family medical history suggests genetic testing might be helpful in identifying an increased risk of disease due to a genetic mutation. We believe that everyone in need of genetic testing should have access to it.

My Little Sunshine Foundation

My Little Sunshine is a non-profit foundation dedicated to educating people about the importance of fertility preservation and making fertility resources accessible to all.

PMP Pals

PMP Pals provides patient and caregiver support, education and hope. Pals creates community with those affected by an appendix cancer diagnosis and pseudomyoxa peritonei. We engage medical professionals with this specialty as well. We actively engage with Pals worldwide via HOPE Zoom meetings, website, social media, email, and through various programs and services.


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