Peritoneal Cancer

Peritoneal Cancer: Symptoms, Survival Rate, Prognosis, Life Expectancy

Peritoneal Cancer is a rare form of cancer which develops in peritoneum, that is a thin membrane comprising of epithelial cells forming the lining of abdomen. The peritoneum covers uterus and extends over the bladder as well as the rectum. The function of the peritoneum is to produce lubricating fluid to ease the movement of the organs within the abdomen or e.g., the intestines, the stomach, and the liver to prevent them from sticking together as well.  Read more about Peritoneal Cancer: Symptoms, Survival Rate, Prognosis, Life Expectancy