Women's Health

Treating Late-Stage Ovarian Cancer with Heat

After many hours of surgery, Lori is cancer-free

Through 10 hours of surgery, Dr. Minor took out 7-8 liters of tumor from Moon’s body. “And that was just the liquid tumor that was making her abdomen so big,” he said. Upon removing as much of the disease as possible, the heated chemotherapy solution took care of the rest. “I have a scar from here to here. It’s a big zipper,” said Moon, pointing from her breastbone to her pelvis.