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Volume 24, Number 5 / May, 2017

Bone and Soft Tissue Sarcomas

Are We Allowed to Limit Surgical Aggressiveness With Small Rectal Gastrointestinal Stromal Tumors?

Marco Fiore MD, Chandrajit P. Raut MD, MSc, Alessandro Gronchi MD
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Preoperative Chemotherapy and Survival for Large Anorectal Gastrointestinal Stromal Tumors: A National Analysis of 333 Cases

Alexander T. Hawkins MD, MPH, Katerina O. Wells MD, MPH, Devi Mukkai Krishnamurty MD, Steven R. Hunt MD, Matthew G. Mutch MD, Sean C. Glasgow MD, Paul E. Wise MD, Matthew L. Silviera MD
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Breast Oncology

Breast-Conserving Surgery Alone for Ductal Carcinoma In Situ: Factors Associated with Increased Risk of Local Recurrence

Alessandra Mele MD, Pritesh Mehta MD, Priscilla J. Slanetz MD, MPH, Alexander Brook PhD, Abram Recht MD, Ranjna Sharma MD
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Usefulness of CTC and DTC-BM Detection for Adjuvant Therapy Effects and Prognosis Prediction in Early Breast Carcinoma: Results of 8–11 Years of Follow-up Evaluation

Hiroshi Takeyama MD, T. Shimada MD, S. Kinoshita MD, K. Uchida MD
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Diagnostic Reproducibility: What Happens When the Same Pathologist Interprets the Same Breast Biopsy Specimen at Two Points in Time?

Sara L. Jackson MD, MPH, Paul D. Frederick MPH, MBA, Margaret S. Pepe PhD, Heidi D. Nelson MD, MPH, Donald L. Weaver MD, Kimberly H. Allison MD, Patricia A. Carney PhD, Berta M. Geller EdD, Anna N. A. Tosteson ScD, Tracy Onega PhD, Joann G. Elmore MD, MPH
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National Trends in the Use of Neoadjuvant Chemotherapy for Hormone Receptor-Negative Breast Cancer: A National Cancer Data Base Study

Carlos A. Puig MD, Tanya L. Hoskin MS, Courtney N. Day BS, Elizabeth B. Habermann PhD, Judy C. Boughey MD
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Reliability of the Ki67-Labelling Index in Core Needle Biopsies of Luminal Breast Cancers is Unaffected by Biopsy Volume

C. M. Focke MD, T. Decker MD, P. J. van Diest MD, PhD
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Colorectal Cancer

Survival and Prognostic Factors for Metachronous Peritoneal Metastasis in Patients with Colon Cancer

Hiroshi Nagata MD, Soichiro Ishihara MD, PhD, Keisuke Hata MD, PhD, Koji Murono MD, PhD, Manabu Kaneko MD, PhD, Koji Yasuda MD, PhD, Kensuke Otani MD, PhD, Takeshi Nishikawa MD, PhD, Toshiaki Tanaka MD, PhD, Tomomichi Kiyomatsu MD, PhD, Kazushige Kawai MD, PhD, Hiroaki Nozawa MD, PhD, Toshiaki Watanabe MD, PhD
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Adjuvant Chemotherapy Improves Overall Survival of Rectal Cancer Patients Treated with Neoadjuvant Chemoradiotherapy Regardless of Pathologic Nodal Status

Audrey S. Kulaylat MD, Christopher S. Hollenbeak PhD, David B. Stewart Sr MD, FACS, FASCRS
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Microsatellite Instability was not Associated with Survival in Stage III Colon Cancer Treated with Adjuvant Chemotherapy of Oxaliplatin and Infusional 5-Fluorouracil and Leucovorin (FOLFOX)

Jeong Eun Kim MD, PhD, Yong Sang Hong MD, PhD, Hwa Jung Kim MD, PhD, Kyu-pyo Kim MD, PhD, Sun Young Kim MD, PhD, Seok-Byung Lim MD, PhD, In Ja Park MD, PhD, Chan Wook Kim MD, PhD, Yong Sik Yoon MD, PhD, Chang Sik Yu MD, PhD, Jin Cheon Kim MD, PhD, Ji Hun Kim MD, PhD, Tae Won Kim MD, PhD
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The Pretreatment Systemic Inflammatory Response is an Important Determinant of Poor Pathologic Response for Patients Undergoing Neoadjuvant Therapy for Rectal Cancer

Stephan B. Dreyer MBChB, Arfon G. M. T. Powell MSc, Stephen T. McSorley MBChB, Ashita Waterston PhD, James J. Going PhD, Joanne Edwards PhD, Donald C. McMillan PhD, Paul G. Horgan PhD
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Prognostic Value of Sterilized Lymph Nodes After Preoperative Chemoradiotherapy for Patients with ypN0 Rectal Cancer

Karina Vychnevskaia MD, Frederic Dumont MD, Julie Agostini MD, Catherine Julié MD, Peggy Dartigues MD, Thierry Lazure MD, Valérie Boige MD, PhD, Diane Goéré MD, PhD, Antoine Brouquet MD, PhD, Christophe Penna MD, Frédérique Peschaud MD, PhD, Stéphane Benoist MD, PhD
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An Optimal Approach for Laparoscopic D3 Lymphadenectomy Plus Complete Mesocolic Excision (D3+CME) for Right-Sided Colon Cancer

Daxing Xie MD, PhD, Chaoran Yu MD, PhD, Chun Gao MD, PhD, Hasan Osaiweran MD, PhD, Junbo Hu MD, PhD, Jianping Gong MD, PhD
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Endocrine Tumors

American Joint Committee on Cancer: Endocrine Surgery

Nancy D. Perrier MD, FACS
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Cancer Registries: Can We Improve the Quality of Thyroid Cancer Data?

Colleen M. Kiernan MD, MPH, Martin A. Whiteside PhD, MSPH, Carmen C. Solorzano MD
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Resection of Pheochromocytoma Improves Diabetes Mellitus in the Majority of Patients

Toni Beninato MD, Wouter P. Kluijfhout MSc, Frederick Thurston Drake MD, James Lim BA, Julie S. Kwon BA, Maggie Xiong BA, Wen T. Shen MD, Jessica E. Gosnell MD, Chienying Liu MD, Insoo Suh MD, Quan-Yang Duh MD
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The Influence of Preoperative Symptoms on the Death of Patients with Small Intestinal Neuroendocrine Tumors

John Eriksson, Hans Garmo, Per Hellman, Catharina Ihre-Lundgren
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Gastrointestinal Oncology

Use of Tumor Markers in Gastrointestinal Cancers: Surgeon Perceptions and Cost-Benefit Trade-Off Analysis

Amish Acharya MRCS, Sheraz R. Markar MRCS, Michael Matar MBBS, Melody Ni PhD, George B. Hanna PhD
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Percutaneous Peritoneal Lavage for the Rapid Staging of Gastric and Pancreatic Cancer

Linda M. Pak MD, Daniel G. Coit MD, Anne A. Eaton MS, Peter J. Allen MD, Michael I. D’Angelica MD, Ronald P. DeMatteo MD, William R. Jarnagin MD, Vivian E. Strong MD, T. Peter Kingham MD
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Poor Outcomes of Gastric Cancer Surgery After Admission Through the Emergency Department

Ian Solsky MD, Patricia Friedmann MS, Peter Muscarella MD, Haejin In MD, MPH, MBA
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Intraperitoneal Administration of Plasma-Activated Medium: Proposal of a Novel Treatment Option for Peritoneal Metastasis From Gastric Cancer

Shigeomi Takeda MD, Suguru Yamada MD, PhD, FACS, Norifumi Hattori MD, Kae Nakamura PhD, Hiromasa Tanaka PhD, Hiroaki Kajiyama MD, PhD, Mitsuro Kanda MD, PhD, FACS, Daisuke Kobayashi MD, PhD, Chie Tanaka MD, PhD, Tsutomu Fujii MD, PhD, FACS, Michitaka Fujiwara MD, PhD, Masaaki Mizuno MD, PhD, Masaru Hori PhD, Yasuhiro Kodera MD, PhD, FACS
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Gynecologic Oncology

Outcome After Sentinel Lymph Node Dissection in Vulvar Cancer: A Subgroup Analysis of the AGO-CaRE-1 Study

Rüdiger Klapdor MD, Peter Hillemanns MD, Linn Wölber MD, Julia Jückstock MD, Felix Hilpert MD, Nikolaus de Gregorio MD, Severine Iborra MD, Jalid Sehouli MD, Anika Habermann MD, Sophie Teresa Fürst MD, Hans Georg Strauß MD, Klaus Baumann MD, Falk Thiel MD, Alexander Mustea MD, Werner Meier MD, Philipp Harter MD, Pauline Wimberger MD, Lars Hanker MD, Barbara Schmalfeldt MD, Ulrich Canzler MD, Tanja
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Levonorgestrel-Releasing Intrauterine Systems Versus Oral Cyclic Medroxyprogesterone Acetate in Endometrial Hyperplasia Therapy: A Meta-Analysis

Jin-Sung Yuk MD, PhD, Jae Yen Song MD, PhD, Jung Hun Lee MD, PhD, Won I. Park MD, PhD, Hyeong Sik Ahn MD, PhD, Hyun Jung Kim MPH, PhD
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Neoadjuvant Chemotherapy Increases R0 Cytoreduction Rate But Does Not Improve Final Outcome in Advanced Epithelial Ovarian Cancer

Heriberto Medina-Franco MD, FACS, Rubén Cortés-González MD, FACS, Fernando Lambreton-Hinojosa MD, Adrián Fimbres-Morales MS, Juan-Carlos Vargas-Siordia MS
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Treatment Preferences for Routine Lymphadenectomy Versus No Lymphadenectomy in Early-Stage Endometrial Cancer

Jung-Yun Lee MD, PhD, Kyunghoon Kim PhD, Yun Shin Lee PhD, Hyo Young Kim MS, Eun Ji Nam MD, PhD, Sunghoon Kim MD, PhD, Sang Wun Kim MD, PhD, Jae Weon Kim MD, PhD, Young Tae Kim MD, PhD
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Head and Neck Oncology

Questioning the Quality of Thyroid Cancer Data: Thoughts from the Commission on Cancer and the National Cancer Database

Kathleen K. Thoburn CTR, Donna M. Gress RHIT, CTR, Katherine Mallin PhD, Ashley Loomis MPH, David P. Winchester MD, FACS, Daniel P. McKellar MD, FACS
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Health Services Research and Global Oncology

Functional Status is a Predictor of Postoperative Complications After Cancer Surgery in the Very Old

Marcos Daniel Saraiva MD, Theodora Karnakis MD, PhD, Luiz Antonio Gil-Junior MD, Julio Cesar Oliveira MD, Claudia Kimie Suemoto MD, PhD, MS, Wilson Jacob-Filho MD, PhD
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Hepatobiliary Tumors

A Novel Pathology-Based Preoperative Risk Score to Predict Locoregional Residual and Distant Disease and Survival for Incidental Gallbladder Cancer: A 10-Institution Study from the U.S. Extrahepatic Biliary Malignancy Consortium

Cecilia G. Ethun MD, Lauren M. Postlewait MD, Nina Le BS, Timothy M. Pawlik MD, MPH, PhD, Stefan Buettner MD, George Poultsides MD, Thuy Tran MD, Kamran Idrees MD, Chelsea A. Isom MD, Ryan C. Fields MD, Linda X. Jin MD, Sharon M. Weber MD, Ahmed Salem MD, Robert C. G. Martin MD, PhD, Charles Scoggins MD, Perry Shen MD, Harveshp D. Mogal MD, Carl Schmidt MD, Eliza Beal MD, Ioannis Hatzaras MD, Rivf
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A Novel Biomarker-Based Preoperative Prognostic Grading System for Predicting Survival After Surgery for Intrahepatic Cholangiocarcinoma

Tomoaki Yoh MD, Satoru Seo MD, PhD, Etsuro Hatano MD, PhD, Kojiro Taura MD, PhD, Hiroaki Fuji MD, Yoshinobu Ikeno MD, Yukihiro Okuda MD, Kentaro Yasuchika MD, PhD, Toshimi Kaido MD, PhD, Hideaki Okajima MD, PhD, Shinji Uemoto MD, PhD
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Actual 10-Year Survivors After Resection of Hepatocellular Carcinoma

Jian Zheng MD, Deborah Kuk ScM, Mithat Gönen PhD, Vinod P. Balachandran MD, T. Peter Kingham MD, Peter J. Allen MD, Michael I. D’Angelica MD, William R. Jarnagin MD, Ronald P. DeMatteo MD
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Central Venous Pressure Drop After Hypovolemic Phlebotomy is a Strong Independent Predictor of Intraoperative Blood Loss During Liver Resection

Andries Ryckx MD, Claudine Christiaens MD, Mathias Clarysse MD, Franky Vansteenkiste MD, Pieter Jan Steelant MD, Gregory Sergeant MD, PhD, Isabelle Parmentier, Hans Pottel PhD, Mathieu D’Hondt MD
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Total Transthoracic Approach Facilitates Laparoscopic Hepatic Resection in Patients with Significant Prior Abdominal Surgery

Suguru Yamashita MD, PhD, Evelyne Loyer MD, Hyunseon C. Kang MD, Thomas A. Aloia MD, Yun Shin Chun MD, Reza J. Mehran MD, Cathy Eng MD, Jeffrey E. Lee MD, Jean-Nicolas Vauthey MD, Claudius Conrad MD, PhD
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Melanomas

Extranodal Spread is Associated with Recurrence and Poor Survival in Stage III Cutaneous Melanoma Patients

Thomas R. Crookes MBBS, Richard A. Scolyer MD, Serigne Lo PhD, Martin Drummond MDM, MBiostat, Andrew J. Spillane MD
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Implications of Sentinel Lymph Node Drainage to Multiple Basins in Head and Neck Melanoma

Camille L. Stewart MD, Ana Gleisner MD, PhD, Jennifer Kwak MD, Brandon Chapman MD, Nathan Pearlman MD, Csaba Gajdos MD, Martin McCarter MD, Nicole Kounalakis MD
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Neuro-Oncology

Surgical Resection of Cerebral Metastases Leads to Faster Resolution of Peritumoral Edema than Stereotactic Radiosurgery: A Volumetric Analysis

Nir Shimony MD, Ben Shofty MD, Carmit Ben Harosh MA, Razi Sitt MSW, Zvi Ram MD, Rachel Grossman MD
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Pancreatic Tumors

Shape and Enhancement Characteristics of Pancreatic Neuroendocrine Tumor on Preoperative Contrast-enhanced Computed Tomography May be Prognostic Indicators

Hirohisa Okabe MD, PhD, Daisuke Hashimoto MD, PhD, Akira Chikamoto MD, Morikatsu Yoshida MD, PhD, Katsunobu Taki MD, PhD, Kota Arima MD, Katsunori Imai MD, PhD, Yoshitaka Tamura MD, Osamu Ikeda MD, Takatoshi Ishiko MD, PhD, FACS, Hideaki Uchiyama MD, PhD, FACS, Toru Ikegami MD, PhD, FACS, Norifumi Harimoto MD, PhD, Shinji Itoh MD, PhD, Yo-ichi Yamashita MD, PhD, FACS, Tomoharu Yoshizumi MD, FACS,
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Analysis of Predictors of Resection and Survival in Locally Advanced Stage III Pancreatic Cancer: Does the Nature of Chemotherapy Regimen Influence Outcomes?

Filip Bednar MD, PhD, Mazen S. Zenati MD, MPH, PhD, Jennifer Steve BS, Sharon Winters MS, Lee M. Ocuin MD, Nathan Bahary MD, PhD, Melissa E. Hogg MD, Herbert J. Zeh III MD, Amer H. Zureikat MD
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Radiation Oncology

Risk Factors Leading to Complications in Early-Stage Breast Cancer Following Breast-Conserving Surgery and Intraoperative Radiotherapy

Sunpreet Rakhra MD, Kevin Bethke MD, Jonathan Strauss MD, MBA, John P. Hayes MD, Nora Hansen MD, Seema A. Khan MD, Irene Helenowski PhD, Eric D. Donnelly MD
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Optimal Sequencing of Postmastectomy Radiotherapy and Two Stages of Prosthetic Reconstruction: A Meta-analysis

Kyeong-Tae Lee MD, Goo-Hyun Mun MD, PhD
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Radiation Therapy is Independently Associated with Worse Survival After R0-Resection for Stage I–II Non-small Cell Lung Cancer: An Analysis of the National Cancer Data Base

Todd A. Pezzi BS, Abdallah S. R. Mohamed MD, MSc, Clifton D. Fuller MD, PhD, Pierre Blanchard MD, PhD, Christopher Pezzi MD, Boris Sepesi MD, Stephen M. Hahn MD, Daniel R. Gomez MD, Stephen G. Chun MD
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Thoracic Oncology

Is Chemical Pyloroplasty Necessary for Minimally Invasive Esophagectomy?

Camille L. Stewart MD, Lauren Wilson MD, Aidan Hamm MD, Christan Bartsch BS, Megan Boniface MPAS, Ana Gleisner MD, John D. Mitchell MD, Michael J. Weyant MD, Robert Meguid MPH, MD, Csaba Gajdos MD, Barish H. Edil MD, Martin McCarter MD
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Urologic Oncology

Comparison of Detrusor Muscle Sampling Rate in Monopolar and Bipolar Transurethral Resection of Bladder Tumor: A Randomized Trial

Jeremy Yuen-Chun Teoh FRCSEd (Urol), FHKAM (Surgery), Eddie Shu-Yin Chan FRCSEd (Urol), FHKAM (Surgery), Siu-Ying Yip BSc, Ho-Man Tam FRCSEd (Urol), FHKAM (Surgery), Peter Ka-Fung Chiu FRCSEd (Urol), FHKAM (Surgery), Chi-Hang Yee FRCSEd (Urol), FHKAM (Surgery), Hon-Ming Wong FRCSEd (Urol), FHKAM (Surgery), Chi-Kwok Chan FRCSEd (Urol), FHKAM (Surgery), Simon See-Ming Hou FHKAM (Surgery), Chi-Fai Ng
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Tumor Infiltrating Mast Cells (TIMs) Confers a Marked Survival Advantage in Nonmetastatic Clear-Cell Renal Cell Carcinoma

Hangcheng Fu MD, Yu Zhu MD, Yiwei Wang MD, Zheng Liu MD, Junyu Zhang MD, Zewei Wang MD, Huyang Xie MD, Bo Dai MD, Jiejie Xu MD, PhD, Dingwei Ye MD
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The Differential Impact of Body Mass Index and the Feature of Metabolic Syndrome on Oncological Outcomes Following Different Surgical Procedures in Japanese Men with Prostate Cancer

Masaki Shiota MD, PhD, Ario Takeuchi MD, PhD, Masaaki Sugimoto MD, PhD, Eiji Kashiwagi MD, PhD, Takashi Dejima MD, PhD, Keijiro Kiyoshima MD, PhD, Junichi Inokuchi MD, PhD, Katsunori Tatsugami MD, PhD, Akira Yokomizo MD, PhD, Masatoshi Eto MD, PhD
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