Welcome - Pseudomyxoma Peritonei (PMP) Community

What is Pseudomyxoma Peritonei (PMP) ?

Known as PMP, pseudomyxoma peritonei is a rare cancer that generally starts in the appendix. More rarely, it can start in other parts of the bowel, the ovary or bladder and is thought to affect between one and two people per million per year, of all ages, both men and women.

Source: PMP patient organisations listed below

Pseudomyxoma Peritonei (PMP) Resources

More members stories

Latest Member Stories

Pseudomyxoma peritonei/stoma experiences

by evareese published about 1 month ago
No comment

I am out

Ileostomy

I received an ileostomy during surgery for pseudomyxoma peritonei to protect my colon after it had been operated on.
Th...

My life and story with PMP

by helga published 2 months ago
3 comments

The last PIPAC I had it in October 2015. I went to mid-Dec. 2016 super good. My blood tests were quite good and also the ultrasound in June 2016 wa...

Partners and Patient Groups

RareConnect is a patient-led initiative. Patient organisations partner with EURORDIS, itself an international patient organisation, to create communities and provide moderators from within their network. The following patient groups are official partners of this community.