The Society of Surgical Oncology, inc.
The American Society of Breast Surgeons.
Annals of Surgical Oncology

Log in | Register

Volume 25, Number 8 / August, 2018

Bone and Soft Tissue Sarcomas

Strategic Delay: Histology- and Biology-Driven Decision-Making in Recurrent Retroperitoneal Sarcoma

Carol J. Swallow MD, PhD, FRCS(C), FACS
View abstract | View full article HTML | View full article PDF

Minimally Invasive Surgery for Retroperitoneal Sarcoma: Just Because We Can Does Not Mean We Should

Alessandro Gronchi MD, Aimee Crago MD, Chandrajit P. Raut MD, MSc
View abstract | View full article HTML | View full article PDF

Salvage Surgery for Recurrent Retroperitoneal Well-Differentiated Liposarcoma: Early Reoperation may not Provide Benefit

Naruhiko Ikoma MD, MS, Christina L. Roland MD, Keila E. Torres MD, PhD, Yi-Ju Chiang MSPH, Wei-Lien Wang MD, Neeta Somaiah MD, Gary N. Mann MD, Kelly K. Hunt MD, Janice N. Cormier MD, MPH, Barry W. Feig MD
View abstract | View full article HTML | View full article PDF

Long-Term Outcome After Surgery for a Localized Retroperitoneal Soft Tissue Sarcoma in Elderly Patients: Results from a Retrospective, Single-Center Study

I. Sourrouille MD, R. Macovei MD, M. Faron MD, C. Le Péchoux MD, O. Mir MD, PhD, J. Adam MD, PhD, S. Dumont MD, PhD, P. Terrier MD, A. Le Cesne MD, C. Honoré MD, PhD
View abstract | View full article HTML | View full article PDF

Minimally Invasive Versus Open Primary Resection for Retroperitoneal Soft Tissue Sarcoma: A Propensity-Matched Study From the National Cancer Database

Faiz Gani MBBS, Utkarsh Goel, Alex B. Blair MD, Jasvinder Singh MD, Heidi N. Overton MD, Christian F. Meyer MD, MS, PhD, Joseph K. Canner MHS, Timothy M. Pawlik MD, MPH, PhD, Nita Ahuja MD, MBA, Fabian M. Johnston MD, MHS, FACS
View abstract | View full article HTML | View full article PDF

Breast Oncology

Walking the Fine Line of Axillary Management in Mastectomy Patients

Carla Suzanne Fisher MD
View abstract | View full article HTML | View full article PDF

Optimizing Surgical Management of the Axilla After Neoadjuvant Chemotherapy: An Evolving Story

Eleftherios P. Mamounas MD, MPH, FACS
View abstract | View full article HTML | View full article PDF

Axillary Surgery for Early-Stage, Node-Positive Mastectomy Patients and the Use of Postmastectomy Chest Wall Radiation Therapy

Sara Gaines MD, Nicholas Suss MS, Ermilo Barrera MD, Catherine Pesce MD, Kristine Kuchta MS, D. J. Winchester MD, Katharine Yao MD
View abstract | View full article HTML | View full article PDF

Surgical Management of Lobular Carcinoma In Situ: Analysis of the National Cancer Database

Lauren J. Taylor MD, Jennifer Steiman MD, Jessica R. Schumacher PhD, Lee G. Wilke MD, Caprice C. Greenberg MD, MPH, Heather B. Neuman MD, MS
View abstract | View full article HTML | View full article PDF

Evaluation of the Relationship Between Flap Tension and Tissue Perfusion in Implant-Based Breast Reconstruction Using Laser-Assisted Indocyanine Green Angiography

Chae-Eun Yang MD, Soon Won Chung MD, Dong Won Lee MD, Dae Hyun Lew MD, Seung Yong Song MD, PhD
View abstract | View full article HTML | View full article PDF

Neoadjuvant Chemotherapy Use in Breast Cancer is Greatest in Excellent Responders: Triple-Negative and HER2+ Subtypes

Brittany L. Murphy MD, MS, Courtney N. Day BS, Tanya L. Hoskin MS, Elizabeth B. Habermann PhD, MPH, Judy C. Boughey MD, FACS
View abstract | View full article HTML | View full article PDF

Metaplastic Breast Cancer Treatment and Outcomes in 2500 Patients: A Retrospective Analysis of a National Oncology Database

Cecilia T. Ong MD, Brittany M. Campbell BS, Samantha M. Thomas MS, Rachel A. Greenup MD, Jennifer K. Plichta MD, Laura H. Rosenberger MD, Jeremy Force DO, Allison Hall MD, Terry Hyslop PhD, E. Shelley Hwang MD, Oluwadamilola M. Fayanju MD
View abstract | View full article HTML | View full article PDF

RNA-Seq of Circulating Tumor Cells in Stage II–III Breast Cancer

Julie E. Lang MD, Alexander Ring MD, PhD, Tania Porras MS, Pushpinder Kaur PhD, Victoria A. Forte MD, Neal Mineyev MD, Debu Tripathy MD, Michael F. Press MD, PhD, Daniel Campo PhD
View abstract | View full article HTML | View full article PDF

Routine Axillary Ultrasound for Patients with T1–T2 Breast Cancer Does Not Increase the Rate of Axillary Lymph Node Dissection Based on Predictive Modeling

Jennifer Wellington MD, Thomas Sanders PhD, Charles Mylander PhD, Ashley Alden, Christine Harris MD, Robert Buras MD, Lorraine Tafra MD, Wen Liang DO, Lacey Stelle MD, Martin Rosman MD, Rubie Sue Jackson MD, MPH
View abstract | View full article HTML | View full article PDF

Inhibition Mechanism of Acellular Dermal Matrix on Capsule Formation in Expander–Implant Breast Reconstruction After Postmastectomy Radiotherapy

Il-Kug Kim MD, PhD, Seong Oh Park MD, Hak Chang MD, PhD, Ung Sik Jin MD, PhD
View abstract | View full article HTML | View full article PDF

Heterogeneity in Outcomes of Pathologic T1-2N1 Breast Cancer After Mastectomy: Looking Beyond Locoregional Failure Rates

Jose G. Bazan MD MS, Lonika Majithia MD, Allison M. Quick MD, Jessica L. Wobb MD, Alicia M. Terando MD, Doreen M. Agnese MD, William Farrar MD, Julia R. White MD
View abstract | View full article HTML | View full article PDF

Distribution of 21-Gene Recurrence Scores in Male Breast Cancer in the United States

Ariella M. Altman MD, Scott Kizy MD, Jianling Yuan MD, PHD, Jason W. Denbo MD, Eric H. Jensen MD, Jane Y. C. Hui MD, MS, Todd M. Tuttle MD, MS, Schelomo Marmor PhD, MPH
View abstract | View full article HTML | View full article PDF

Positive Nipple Margin After Nipple-Sparing Mastectomy: An Alternative and Oncologically Safe Approach to Preserving the Nipple–Areolar Complex

Michelle L. Haslinger MD, Michael Sosin MD, Alex J. Bartholomew MS, Andrew Crocker MS, Aiste Gulla MD, Shawna C. Willey MD, FACS, Troy A. Pittman MD, Eleni A. Tousimis MD, FACS
View abstract | View full article HTML | View full article PDF

Colorectal Cancer

Management of Mucinous Appendiceal Tumors

Haroon A. Choudry MD, Reetesh K. Pai MD
View abstract | View full article HTML | View full article PDF

Peritoneal Metastases in Colorectal Cancer

Richard Jacobson MD, Scott K. Sherman MD, Fadi Dadaleh MD, Kiran K. Turaga MD, MPH
View abstract | View full article HTML | View full article PDF

Cytolytic Activity Score to Assess Anticancer Immunity in Colorectal Cancer

Sumana Narayanan MD, Tsutomu Kawaguchi MD, PhD, Li Yan PhD, Xuan Peng MS, Qianya Qi MS, Kazuaki Takabe MD, PhD, FACS
View abstract | View full article HTML | View full article PDF

Nationwide Heterogeneity in Hospital-Specific Probabilities of Rectal Cancer Understaging and Its Effects on Outcomes

Adan Z. Becerra PhD, Steven D. Wexner MD, David W. Dietz MD, Zhaomin Xu MD, Christopher T. Aquina MD, Carla F. Justiniano MD, Alex A. Swanger BA, Larissa K. Temple MD, Katia Noyes PhD, John R. Monson MD, Fergal J. Fleming MD
View abstract | View full article HTML | View full article PDF

Cost Effectiveness of Cytoreductive Surgery and Hyperthermic Intraperitoneal Chemotherapy for Management of Colorectal Peritoneal Carcinomatosis

Z. J. Lee, S. L. Chia, G. Tan, K. C. Soo, C. C. M. Teo
View abstract | View full article HTML | View full article PDF

Metachronous Peritoneal Metastases After Adjuvant Chemotherapy are Associated with Poor Outcome After Cytoreduction and HIPEC

Nina R. Sluiter MD, Koen P. Rovers MD, Youssra Salhi BSc, Stijn L. Vlek MD, Veerle M. H. Coupé MD, PhD, Henk M. W. Verheul MD, PhD, Geert Kazemier MD, PhD, Ignace H. J. T. de Hingh MD, PhD, Jurriaan B. Tuynman MD, PhD
View abstract | View full article HTML | View full article PDF | Open choice

Endocrine Tumors

Role of Additional Organ Resection in Adrenocortical Carcinoma: Analysis of 167 Patients from the U.S. Adrenocortical Carcinoma Database

Paula Marincola Smith MD, Colleen M. Kiernan MD, MPH, Thuy B. Tran MD, Lauren M. Postlewait MD, Shishir K. Maithel MD, Jason Prescott MD, PhD, Timothy Pawlik MD, MPH, PhD, Tracy S. Wang MD, Jason Glenn MD, Ioannis Hatzaras MD, Rivka Shenoy MD, John Phay MD, Lawrence A. Shirley MD, MS, Ryan C. Fields MD, Linda Jin MD, Sharon Weber MD, Ahmed Salem MD, Jason Sicklick MD, Shady Gad MD, Adam Yopp MD, J
View abstract | View full article HTML | View full article PDF

Gastrointestinal Oncology

Future Treatment Strategy for Esophageal Cancer Based on Prediction of Systemic Recurrence: Significance of Pathologic Nodal Status After Neoadjuvant Chemotherapy

Takushi Yasuda MD
View abstract | View full article HTML | View full article PDF

Current Management and Future Opportunities for Peritoneal Metastases

David L. Bartlett MD
View abstract | View full article HTML | View full article PDF

Techniques for Cytoreductive Surgery with Hyperthermic Intraperitoneal Chemotherapy

Rebecca M. Dodson MD, Michael Kuncewitch MD, Konstantinos I. Votanopoulos MD, PhD, Perry Shen MD, Edward A. Levine MD
View abstract | View full article HTML | View full article PDF

Current Management and Future Opportunities for Peritoneal Metastases: Peritoneal Mesothelioma

H. Richard Alexander Jr. MD, Claire Yue Li MD, Timothy J. Kennedy MD, MBA
View abstract | View full article HTML | View full article PDF

Palliative Management of Peritoneal Metastases

Laura A. Lambert, Jason Wiseman
View abstract | View full article HTML | View full article PDF

Totally Laparoscopic Transluminal Resection for Gastrointestinal Stromal Tumors Located at the Cardiac Region

Zejian Lyu MD, Zifeng Yang MD, Junjiang Wang MD, Weixian Hu MD, Yong Li MD, PhD
View abstract | View full article HTML | View full article PDF

Long-Term Oncologic Outcomes of Laparoscopic Sentinel Node Navigation Surgery in Early Gastric Cancer: A Single-Center, Single-Arm, Phase II Trial

Do Joong Park MD, PhD, Young Suk Park MD, Sang Yong Son MD, Ju-Hee Lee MD, PhD, Hye Seung Lee MD, PhD, Young Soo Park MD, PhD, Kyoung Ho Lee MD, PhD, Young Hoon Kim MD, PhD, Kyoung Un Park MD, PhD, Won Woo Lee MD, PhD, Soyeon Ahn PhD, Sang-Hoon Ahn MD, Hyung-Ho Kim MD, PhD
View abstract | View full article HTML | View full article PDF

Compliance with an Enhanced Recovery After a Surgery Program for Patients Undergoing Gastrectomy for Gastric Carcinoma: A Phase 2 Study

Mi Ran Jung MD, PhD, Seong Yeob Ryu MD, PhD, Young Kyu Park MD, PhD, Oh Jeong MD, PhD, FACS
View abstract | View full article HTML | View full article PDF

Multicenter Study of Presentation, Management, and Postoperative and Long-Term Outcomes of Septegenerians and Octogenerians Undergoing Gastrectomy for Gastric Cancer

Valentina Mengardo MD, Orla Mc Cormack MD, FRCSI, Jacopo Weindelmayer MD, Asif Chaudry MD, FRCS, Maria Bencivenga MD, Simone Giacopuzzi MD, William H. Allum MD, FRCS, Giovanni de Manzoni MD
View abstract | View full article HTML | View full article PDF

Outcomes of Surgical and Chemotherapeutic Treatments of Goblet Cell Carcinoid Tumors of the Appendix

Erica S. Tsang MD, Yarrow J. McConnell MD, MSc, FRCSC, David F. Schaeffer MD, FRCPC, Lawrence Lee MD, Yaling Yin PhD, Siham Zerhouni MD, Kimberly Schaff RPhT, Caroline Speers BA, CHIM, Hagen F. Kennecke MD, MHA, FRCPC
View abstract | View full article HTML | View full article PDF

Preoperative Circulating Tumor DNA in Patients with Peritoneal Carcinomatosis is an Independent Predictor of Progression-Free Survival

Joel M. Baumgartner MD, MAS, Victoria M. Raymond MS, MBA, Richard B. Lanman MD, Lisa Tran MS, Kaitlyn J. Kelly MD, Andrew M. Lowy MD, Razelle Kurzrock MD
View abstract | View full article HTML | View full article PDF

The Impact of Pathological Tumor Regression and Nodal Status on Survival and Systemic Disease in Patients Undergoing Neoadjuvant Chemotherapy for Esophageal Squamous Cell Carcinoma

Hiroshi Miyata MD, Koji Tanaka MD, Tomoki Makino MD, Makoto Yamasaki MD, Yasuhiro Miyazaki MD, Tsuyoshi Takahashi MD, Yukinori Kurokawa MD, Kiyokazu Nakajima MD, Shuji Takiguchi MD, Eiichi Morii MD, Masaki Mori MD, Yuichiro Doki MD
View abstract | View full article HTML | View full article PDF

Neoadjuvant Therapy Improves Outcomes in Locally Advanced Signet-Ring-Cell Containing Esophagogastric Adenocarcinomas

Ulrike Heger MD, Leila Sisic MD, Henrik Nienhüser MD, Susanne Blank MD, Ulf Hinz MSc, Georg Martin Haag MD, Katja Ott MD, Alexis Ulrich MD, Markus W. Büchler MD, Thomas Schmidt MD, PhD
View abstract | View full article HTML | View full article PDF

Comparison of Outcome of Esophagectomy Versus Nonsurgical Treatment for Resectable Esophageal Cancer with Clinical Complete Response to Neoadjuvant Therapy

Yu Ohkura MD, Junichi Shindoh MD, Ph.D, Masaki Ueno MD, Ph.D, Toshiro Iizuka MD, Ph.D, Harushi Udagawa MD, Ph.D
View abstract | View full article HTML | View full article PDF

Prophylaxis of Postoperative Venous Thromboembolism Using Enoxaparin After Esophagectomy: A Prospective Observational Study of Effectiveness and Safety

Naoya Yoshida MD, PhD, Yoshifumi Baba MD, PhD, Yuji Miyamoto MD, PhD, Masaaki Iwatsuki MD, PhD, Yukiharu Hiyoshi MD, PhD, Takatsugu Ishimoto MD, PhD, Yu Imamura MD, PhD, Masayuki Watanabe MD, PhD, Hideo Baba MD, PhD
View abstract | View full article HTML | View full article PDF

Outcome of Patients Treated Within and Outside a Randomized Clinical Trial on Neoadjuvant Chemoradiotherapy Plus Surgery for Esophageal Cancer: Extrapolation of a Randomized Clinical Trial (CROSS)

Eelke Toxopeus MD, Maartje van der Schaaf MD, PhD, Jan van Lanschot MD, PhD, Jesper Lagergren MD, PhD, Pernilla Lagergren MD, PhD, Ate van der Gaast MD, PhD, Bas Wijnhoven MD, PhD
View abstract | View full article HTML | View full article PDF | Open choice

GASTROINTESTINAL ONCOLOGY

Development and External Validation of a Simplified Nomogram Predicting Individual Survival After R0 Resection for Gastric Cancer: An International, Multicenter Study

Zhi-Fang Zheng MD, Jun Lu MD, PhD, Wei Wang MD, PhD, Jacopo Desiderio MD, Ping Li MD, PhD, Jian-Wei Xie MD, PhD, Jia-Bin Wang MD, PhD, Jian-Xian Lin MD, PhD, Amilcare Parisi MD, Zhi-Wei Zhou MD, PhD, Chang-Ming Huang MD, Chao-Hui Zheng MD, PhD
View abstract | View full article HTML | View full article PDF

Head and Neck Oncology

Central Lymph Node Status has Significant Prognostic Value in the Clinically Node-Negative Tall-Cell Variant of Papillary Thyroid Cancer Regardless of T-Staging and Radioactive Iodine Administration: First Evidence From a Population-Based Study

Xiao Shi MD, Nai-Si Huang MD, Bo-Wen Lei BM, Ke-Han Song MD, Rong-Liang Shi PhD, Wen-Jun Wei MD, Wei-Ping Hu BM, Fan Dong MD, Yu Wang MD, Yu-Long Wang MD, PhD, Qing-Hai Ji MD
View abstract | View full article HTML | View full article PDF

Health Services Research and Global Oncology

Global Forum of Cancer Surgeons: A Steady Voice for Cancer Surgeons to Improve Surgical Care for Cancer Patients Globally

Chandrakanth Are MD, MBA, FRCS, FACS, Kelly M. McMasters MD, PhD, Armando Giuliano MD, FACS, FRCSEd, Charles Balch MD, FACS, FASCO, Benjamin O. Anderson MD, FACS, Russell Berman MD, FACS, Riccardo Audisio MD, FRCS, PhD, Tibor Kovacs PhD, FRCS, FEBS, Dhairyasheel Savant MBBS, MS, FICS, Rajendra Toprani MBBS, MS, Mch, Gamal Amira MD, FACS, FEBS, Ibrahim Sallam MSc, PhD, Jeong Heum Baek MD, PhD, Moo-
View abstract | View full article HTML | View full article PDF

Hepatobiliary Tumors

RAS Mutation is Associated with Unsalvageable Recurrence Following Hepatectomy for Colorectal Cancer Liver Metastases

Masayuki Okuno MD, PhD, Claire Goumard MD, Scott Kopetz MD, PhD, Eduardo A. Vega MD, Katharina Joechle MD, Takashi Mizuno MD, PhD, Kiyohiko Omichi MD, PhD, Ching-Wei D. Tzeng MD, Yun Shin Chun MD, Jean-Nicolas Vauthey MD, Claudius Conrad MD, PhD
View abstract | View full article HTML | View full article PDF

Melanomas

Melanoma Staging: American Joint Committee on Cancer (AJCC) 8th Edition and Beyond

Jeffrey E. Gershenwald MD, Richard A. Scolyer MD
View abstract | View full article HTML | View full article PDF

Crystal Ball or Magic8 Ball? Reply Hazy, Try Again

A. James O’Malley PhD, Sandra L. Wong MD MS
View abstract | View full article HTML | View full article PDF

Variability in Predictions from Online Tools: A Demonstration Using Internet-Based Melanoma Predictors

Emily C. Zabor MS, Daniel Coit MD, Jeffrey E. Gershenwald MD, Kelly M. McMasters MD, PhD, James S. Michaelson PhD, Arnold J. Stromberg PhD, Katherine S. Panageas DPH
View abstract | View full article HTML | View full article PDF

Metastatic Melanoma to the Colon, Rectum, and Anus: A 50-Year Experience

Jin-soo Park BMed, MD, Kheng-Seong Ng MBBS (Hons I), PhD, Robyn P. M. Saw MBBS, MS, FRACS, John F. Thompson MBBS, MD, FRACS, FACS, Christopher J. Young MBBS, MS, FRACS, FACS, FASCRS
View abstract | View full article HTML | View full article PDF

Multifactorial Analysis of Prognostic Factors and Survival Rates Among 706 Mucosal Melanoma Patients

ChuanLiang Cui MD, Bin Lian MD, Li Zhou MD, Xin Song MD, XiaoShi Zhang MD, Di Wu MD, ZhiHong Chi MD, Lu Si MD, XiNan Sheng MD, Yan Kong PhD, BiXia Tang MD, LiLi Mao MD, Xuan Wang MD, SiMing Li MD, Jie Dai PhD, XieQiao Yan MD, Xue Bai MD, Charles M. Balch MD, Jun Guo MD, PhD
View abstract | View full article HTML | View full article PDF

Pancreatic Tumors

Recurrence of Pancreatic Neuroendocrine Tumors and Survival Predicted by Ki67

C. G. Genç MD, M. Falconi MD, PhD, S. Partelli MD, F. Muffatti MD, S. van Eeden MD, PhD, C. Doglioni MD, PhD, H. J. Klümpen MD, PhD, C. H. J. van Eijck MD, PhD, E. J. M. Nieveen van Dijkum MD, PhD
View abstract | View full article HTML | View full article PDF | Open choice

Implications of the Pattern of Disease Recurrence on Survival Following Pancreatectomy for Pancreatic Ductal Adenocarcinoma

Vincent P. Groot MD, Georgios Gemenetzis MD, Alex B. Blair MD, Ding Ding MD, MS, Ammar A. Javed MD, Richard A. Burkhart MD, Jun Yu MD, PhD, Inne H. Borel Rinkes MD, PhD, I. Quintus Molenaar MD, PhD, John L. Cameron MD, FACS, Elliot K. Fishman MD, Ralph H. Hruban MD, Matthew J. Weiss MD, FACS, Christopher L. Wolfgang MD, PhD, FACS, Jin He MD, PhD, FACS
View abstract | View full article HTML | View full article PDF

Thoracic Oncology

Clinical Complete Response After Neoadjuvant Therapy for Esophageal Cancer: What’s Lurking Under the Surface?

Lorenzo Ferri MD, PhD
View abstract | View full article HTML | View full article PDF

Circulating Interleukin-6 is Associated with Prognosis and Genetic Polymorphisms of MIR608 in Patients with Esophageal Squamous Cell Carcinoma

Pei-Wen Yang PhD, Pei-Ming Huang MD, PhD, Luo-Sheng Yong MD, Ya-Han Chang MS, Chia-Wei Wu MS, Kuo-Tai Hua PhD, Min-Shu Hsieh MD, PhD, Jang-Ming Lee MD, PhD
View abstract | View full article HTML | View full article PDF

Urologic Oncology

Clinical Role of Programmed Cell Death-1 Expression in Patients with Non-muscle-invasive Bladder Cancer Recurring After Initial Bacillus Calmette–Guérin Therapy

Keishiro Fukumoto MD, PhD, Eiji Kikuchi MD, PhD, Shuji Mikami MD, PhD, Nozomi Hayakawa MD, Kazuhiro Matsumoto MD, Naoya Niwa MD, Mototsugu Oya MD, PhD
View abstract | View full article HTML | View full article PDF

ANNALS NOW ON SOCIAL MEDIA!

Follow the journal on Twitter and Facebook

Help to expand the reach of the journal to support the research and practice needs of surgical oncologists and their patients.