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Volume 24, Number 7 / July, 2017

Breast Oncology

The Effect on Surgical Complications of Bevacizumab Added to Neoadjuvant Chemotherapy for Breast Cancer: NRG Oncology/NSABP Protocol B-40

Harry D. Bear MD, PhD, Gong Tang PhD, Priya Rastogi MD, Charles E. Geyer Jr. MD, Christine K. Zoon MD, Kelley M. Kidwell PhD, André Robidoux MD, Luis Baez-Diaz MD, Adam M. Brufsky MD, PhD, Rita S. Mehta MD, Louis Fehrenbacher MD, James A. Young MD, Francis M. Senecal MD, Rakesh Gaur MD, MPH, Richard G. Margolese MD, CM, Paul T. Adams MD, Howard M. Gross MD, Joseph P. Costantino DrPH, Soonmyung Pai
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Postoperative Complications After Breast Cancer Surgery are Not Related to Age

Britt ten Wolde MD, Michelle Kuiper MD, Johannes H. W. de Wilt MD, PhD, Luc J. A. Strobbe MD, PhD
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The Impact of Reexcision and Residual Disease on Local Recurrence Following Breast-Conserving Therapy

Stephen A. Mihalcik MD, PhD, Bhupendra Rawal MS, Lior Z. Braunstein MD, Alex Capuco BA, Julia S. Wong MD, Rinaa S. Punglia MD, MPH, Jennifer R. Bellon MD, Jay R. Harris MD
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Can Clinically Node-Negative Breast Cancer Patients with Suspicious Axillary Lymph Nodes at Ultrasound But Negative Fine-Needle Aspiration Be Approached as Having Node-Negative Disease?

Yue Liang MD, Xiaosong Chen MD, PhD, Weiwei Zhan MD, David H. Garfield MD, Jiayi Wu MD, PhD, Ou Huang MD, PhD, Yafen Li MD, Li Zhu MD, PhD, Weiguo Chen MD, Kunwei Shen MD, PhD
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Opportunistic Biopsy of Internal Mammary Lymph Nodes During Immediate Breast Reconstruction After Mastectomy for Breast Malignancies

Ki Yong Hong MD, PhD, Han-Byoel Lee MD, Sangjun Yim MD, Jongho Lee MD, Tae-Yong Kim MD, PhD, Wonshik Han MD, PhD, Ung Sik Jin MD, PhD
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Surgeon Attitudes and Use of MRI in Patients Newly Diagnosed with Breast Cancer

Monica Morrow MD, Sarah T. Hawley PhD, MPH, M. Chandler McLeod PhD, MS, Ann S. Hamilton PhD, Kevin C. Ward PhD, Steven J. Katz MD, MPH, Reshma Jagsi MD, DPhil
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Optical See-Through Cancer Vision Goggles Enable Direct Patient Visualization and Real-Time Fluorescence-Guided Oncologic Surgery

Suman B. Mondal PhD, Shengkui Gao PhD, Nan Zhu PhD, LeMoyne Habimana-Griffin BS, Walter J. Akers PhD, DVM, Rongguang Liang PhD, Viktor Gruev PhD, Julie Margenthaler MD, Samuel Achilefu PhD
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Colorectal Cancer

Nonoperative Management or ‘Watch and Wait’ for Rectal Cancer with Complete Clinical Response After Neoadjuvant Chemoradiotherapy: A Critical Appraisal

Tarik Sammour MBChB, PhD, Brandee A. Price PhD, Kate J. Krause MLIS, George J. Chang MD, MS
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Novel Treatment with Intraperitoneal MOC31PE Immunotoxin in Colorectal Peritoneal Metastasis: Results From the ImmunoPeCa Phase 1 Trial

Ida S. Frøysnes MD, Yvonne Andersson PhD, Stein G. Larsen MD, PhD, Ben Davidson MD, PhD, Janne-Merete Torset Øien MSc, Kari Hauge Olsen BSc, Karl-Erik Giercksky MD, PhD, Lars Julsrud MD, Øystein Fodstad MD, PhD, Svein Dueland MD, PhD, Kjersti Flatmark MD, PhD
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Three Different Approaches to the Inferior Mesenteric Artery during Robotic D3 Lymphadenectomy for Rectal Cancer

Songphol Malakorn MD, Tarik Sammour MBChB, PhD, Brian Bednarski MD, Yi-Qian Nancy You MD, George J. Chang MD, MS
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Endocrine Tumors

Focused Versus Bilateral Parathyroid Exploration for Primary Hyperparathyroidism: A Systematic Review and Meta-analysis

Marcel Jinih MB BCh, Emer O’Connell MB BCh, Donal P. O’Leary MB BCh, MRCS, PhD, Aaron Liew MB BCh, MRCPI, MRCS (Glasg), PhD, Henry P. Redmond MCh, FRCSI, FACS
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The Impact of Pathologically Positive Lymph Nodes in the Clinically Negative Neck: An Analysis of 39,301 Patients with Papillary Thyroid Cancer

Ewa Ruel MD, Samantha Thomas MS, Jennifer M. Perkins MD, MBA, Sanziana A. Roman MD, Julie A. Sosa MD, MA
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Patterns, Predictive Factors, and Prognostic Impact of Contralateral Lateral Lymph Node Metastasis in N1b Papillary Thyroid Carcinoma

Seo Ki Kim MD, Inhye Park MD, Nayoon Hur MD, Musaed Rayzah MD, Jun Ho Lee MD, Jun-Ho Choe MD, PhD, Jung-Han Kim MD, PhD, Jee Soo Kim MD, PhD
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Optimizing Outpatient Pain Management After Thyroid and Parathyroid Surgery: A Two-Institution Experience

Irene Lou MD, Todd B. Chennell NP, RNFA, Sarah C. Schaefer NP, RNFA, Herbert Chen MD, Rebecca S. Sippel MD, Courtney Balentine MD, MPH, David F. Schneider MD, MS, Jacob Moalem MD
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Is Male Gender a Prognostic Factor for Papillary Thyroid Microcarcinoma?

Yi Ho Lee MD, Yu Mi Lee MD, Tae Yon Sung MD, PhD, Jong Ho Yoon MD, PhD, Dong Eun Song MD, Tae Yong Kim MD, PhD, Jung Hwan Baek MD, PhD, Jin Suk Ryu MD, PhD, Ki Wook Chung MD, PhD, Suck Joon Hong MD, PhD
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Gastrointestinal Oncology

Technology Beats the Current Standard: Is Robotic Gastrectomy Becoming the Standard Treatment Option for Gastric Cancer? : “Surgical Outcomes After Open, Laparoscopic, and Robotic Gastrectomy for Gastric Cancer,” by Kim, Hyuong-Il, et al.

Koichi Suda MD, PhD, FACS, Ichiro Uyama MD, PhD, FACS, Yuko Kitagawa MD, PhD, FACS
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Surgical Outcomes After Open, Laparoscopic, and Robotic Gastrectomy for Gastric Cancer

Seung Yoon Yang MD, Kun Ho Roh MD, You-Na Kim MD, Minah Cho MD, Seung Hyun Lim MD, Taeil Son MD, Woo Jin Hyung MD, PhD, Hyoung-Il Kim MD
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Computed Tomography Follow-Up Assessment of Patients with Low-Grade Appendiceal Mucinous Neoplasms: Evaluation of Risk for Pseudomyxoma Peritonei

Catarina Tiselius MD, PhD, Csaba Kindler MD, Jayant Shetye MD, PhD, Henry Letocha MD, PhD, Kenneth Smedh MD, PhD, FRCS
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External Validation of the Simplified Preoperative Assessment for Low-Grade Mucinous Adenocarcinoma of the Appendix

Vladimir Milovanov MD, Armando Sardi MD, FACS, Nail Aydin MD, FACS, Carol Nieroda MD, Michelle Sittig RN, Vadim Gushchin MD, FACS
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The Yield of Staging Laparoscopy in Gastric Cancer is Affected by Racial and Ethnic Differences in Disease Presentation

Ibrahim Nassour MD, Hannah Fullington MPH, Linda S. Hynan PhD, Adam C. Yopp MD, Mathew M. Augustine MD, PhD, Patricio M. Polanco MD, Michael A. Choti MD, MBA, John C. Mansour MD, Sam C. Wang MD, Matthew R. Porembka MD
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A Novel Prognostic Scoring System Based on Preoperative Sarcopenia Predicts the Long-Term Outcome for Patients After R0 Resection for Gastric Cancer: Experiences of a High-Volume Center

Zhi-Fang Zheng MD, Jun Lu MD, Chao-Hui Zheng MD, Ping Li MD, Jian-Wei Xie MD, Jia-Bin Wang MD, Jian-Xian Lin MD, Qi-Yue Chen MD, Mi Lin MD, Chang-Ming Huang MD
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Prognostic Significance of Sarcopenia in Patients with Esophagogastric Junction Cancer or Upper Gastric Cancer

Kensuke Kudou MD, Hiroshi Saeki MD, PhD, FACS, Yuichiro Nakashima MD, PhD, Keitaro Edahiro MD, Shotaro Korehisa MD, Daisuke Taniguchi MD, Ryosuke Tsutsumi MD, Sho Nishimura MD, Yu Nakaji MD, Shingo Akiyama MD, Hirotada Tajiri MD, Ryota Nakanishi MD, PhD, Junji Kurashige MD, PhD, Masahiko Sugiyama MD, PhD, Eiji Oki MD, PhD, FACS, Yoshihiko Maehara MD, PhD, FACS
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Effect of Extending the Original Eligibility Criteria for the CROSS Neoadjuvant Chemoradiotherapy on Toxicity and Survival in Esophageal Cancer

E. C. de Heer BSc, J. B. Hulshoff MD, D. Klerk, J. G. M. Burgerhof MSc, D. J. A. de Groot MD, PhD, J. Th. M. Plukker MD, PhD, G. A. P. Hospers MD, PhD
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Comparison of Short-Term Outcomes Between Open and Minimally Invasive Esophagectomy for Esophageal Cancer Using a Nationwide Database in Japan

Hiroya Takeuchi MD, PhD, Hiroaki Miyata PhD, Soji Ozawa MD, PhD, Harushi Udagawa MD, Harushi Osugi MD, PhD, Hisahiro Matsubara MD, PhD, Hiroyuki Konno MD, PhD, Yasuyuki Seto MD, PhD, Yuko Kitagawa MD, PhD
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Tumor-Associated Macrophage Infiltration in Colorectal Cancer Liver Metastases is Associated With Better Outcome

Michael J. Cavnar MD, Simon Turcotte MD, MSc, Steven C. Katz MD, Deborah Kuk ScM, Mithat Gönen PhD, Jinru Shia MD, Peter J. Allen MD, Vinod P. Balachandran MD, Michael I. D’Angelica MD, T. Peter Kingham MD, William R. Jarnagin MD, Ronald P. DeMatteo MD
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Gynecologic Oncology

Survival of Patients with Serous Uterine Carcinoma Undergoing Sentinel Lymph Node Mapping

Maria B. Schiavone MD, Chiara Scelzo MD, Celeste Straight MD, Qin Zhou MA, Kaled M. Alektiar MD, Vicky Makker MD, Robert A. Soslow MD, Alexia Iasonos PhD, Mario M. Leitao MD, Nadeem R. Abu-Rustum MD
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A Prospective Cohort Study Comparing Colorimetric and Fluorescent Imaging for Sentinel Lymph Node Mapping in Endometrial Cancer

Robert W. Holloway MD, Sarfraz Ahmad PhD, James E. Kendrick MD, Glenn E. Bigsby DO, Lorna A. Brudie DO, Giselle B. Ghurani MD, Nicole M. Stavitzski BS, Jasmine L. Gise BS, Susan B. Ingersoll PhD, Julie W. Pepe PhD
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Head and Neck Oncology

The Pretreatment Neutrophil-to-Lymphocyte Ratio is a Prognostic Determinant of T3–4 Hypopharyngeal Squamous Cell Carcinoma

Wu-Chia Lo MD, Chen-Tu Wu MD, Cheng-Ping Wang MD, Tsung-Lin Yang MD, PhD, Pei-Jen Lou MD, PhD, Jeng-Yuh Ko MD, PhD, Yih-Leong Chang MD
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Health Services Research and Global Oncology

Association Between Waiting Time from Diagnosis to Treatment and Survival in Patients with Curable Gastric Cancer: A Population-Based Study in the Netherlands

H. J. F. Brenkman MD, E. Visser MD, P. S. N. van Rossum MD, PhD, S. Siesling MD, PhD, R. van Hillegersberg MD, PhD, J. P. Ruurda MD, PhD
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Hepatobiliary Tumors

Expansion of Criteria for Liver Transplantation in Hepatocellular Carcinoma: Better Patient Selection or a Slippery Slope?

Adam C. Yopp MD, Jorge A. Marrero MD, Amit G. Singal MD
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Liver Transplantation is a Preferable Alternative to Palliative Therapy for Selected Patients with Advanced Hepatocellular Carcinoma

Aloysious D. Aravinthan MBBS, MRCP, MRCP (Gastroenterology), PhD, Silvio G. Bruni MD, Adam C. Doyle MD, Hla-Hla Thein MD, MPH, PhD, Nicolas Goldaracena MD, Assaf Issachar MD, Leslie B. Lilly MSc, MD, FRCPC, Nazia Selzner MD, PhD, Mamatha Bhat MD, MSc, FRCPC, Boraiah Sreeharsha MD, Markus Selzner MD, Anand Ghanekar MD, PhD, FRCSC, Mark S. Cattral MD, MSc, FRCSC, Ian D. McGilvray MD, FRCSC, PhD, Pau
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Validation of the American Joint Commission on Cancer (AJCC) 8th Edition Staging System for Patients with Pancreatic Adenocarcinoma: A Surveillance, Epidemiology and End Results (SEER) Analysis

Sivesh K. Kamarajah BMedSci, William R. Burns MD, Timothy L. Frankel MD, Clifford S. Cho MD, Hari Nathan MD, PhD
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Melanomas

Elevated Blood Neutrophil-to-Lymphocyte Ratio: A Readily Available Biomarker Associated with Death due to Disease in High Risk Nonmetastatic Melanoma

Jeremy L. Davis MD, Russell C. Langan MD, Katherine S. Panageas PhD, Junting Zheng MS, Michael A. Postow MD, Mary S. Brady MD, Charlotte Ariyan MD, PhD, Daniel G. Coit MD
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Isolated Limb Perfusion for Melanoma is Safe and Effective in Elderly Patients

Max F. Madu MD, Marion M. Deken MD, Jos A. van der Hage MD, PhD, Katarzyna Jóźwiak PhD, Michel W. J. M. Wouters MD, PhD, Alexander C. J. van Akkooi MD, PhD
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Neuro-Oncology

Patient-Specific Resection Strategy of Glioblastoma Multiforme: Choice Based on a Preoperative Scoring Scale

Haihui Jiang MD, Yong Cui MD, Xiang Liu MD, Xiaohui Ren MD, Song Lin MD
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Original Article – Hepatobiliary Tumors

Effective Laparoscopic Management Lymph Node Dissection for Gallbladder Cancer

Eduardo A. Vega MD, Suguru Yamashita MD, PhD, Yun Shin Chun MD, Michael Kim MD, Jason B. Fleming MD, Matthew H. Katz MD, Ching-Wei Tzeng MD, Kanwal P. Raghav MD, Jean-Nicolas Vauthey MD, Jeffrey E. Lee MD, Claudius Conrad MD, PhD
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Pancreatic Tumors

Analysis of 340 Patients with Solid Pseudopapillary Tumors of the Pancreas: A Closer Look at Patients with Metastatic Disease

Zeljka Jutric MD, Yelena Rozenfeld MPH, Jan Grendar MD, Chet W. Hammill MD, MCR, Maria A. Cassera BS, Pippa H. Newell MD, Paul D. Hansen MD, Ronald F. Wolf MD, FACS
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Influence of Preoperative Therapy on Short- and Long-Term Outcomes of Patients with Adenocarcinoma of the Ampulla of Vater

Jordan M. Cloyd MD, Huamin Wang MD, Michael Overman MD, Jun Zhao MD, Jason Denbo MD, Laura Prakash MD, Michael P. Kim MD, Rachna Shroff MD, Milind Javle MD, Gauri R. Varadhachary MD, David Fogelman MD, Robert A. Wolff MD, Eugene J. Koay MD, Prajnan Das MD, Anirban Maitra MD, Thomas A. Aloia MD, Jean-Nicolas Vauthey MD, Jason B. Fleming MD, Jeffrey E. Lee MD, Matthew H. G. Katz MD
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Preoperative High Maximum Standardized Uptake Value in Association with Glucose Transporter 1 Predicts Poor Prognosis in Pancreatic Cancer

Akira Chikamoto MD, FACS, Risa Inoue MD, Yoshiaki Komohara MD, PhD, Kentaro Sakamaki PhD, Daisuke Hashimoto MD, PhD, FACS, Shinya Shiraishi MD, PhD, Hiroshi Takamori MD, PhD, FACS, Yo-ichi Yamashita MD, PhD, FACS, Naoya Yoshida MD, PhD, FACS, Takeharu Yamanaka PhD, Yasuyuki Yamashita MD, PhD, Hideo Baba MD, PhD, FACS
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Thoracic Oncology

Impact of Endoscopic Ultrasonography on 18F-FDG-PET/CT Upfront Towards Patient Specific Esophageal Cancer Treatment

J. B. Hulshoff MD, V. E. M. Mul MD, H. E. M. de Boer MD, W. Noordzij MD, PhD, T. Korteweg MD, PhD, H. M. van Dullemen MD, PhD, W. B. Nagengast MD, PhD, V. Oppedijk MD, J. P. E. N. Pierie MD, PhD, John Th. M. Plukker MD, PhD
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Urologic Oncology

Extended versus Standard Pelvic Lymph Node Dissection in Radical Prostatectomy on Oncological and Functional Outcomes: A Systematic Review and Meta-Analysis

Min Soo Choo MD, Myong Kim MD, Ja Hyeon Ku MD, PhD, Cheol Kwak MD, PhD, Hyeon Hoe Kim MD, PhD, Chang Wook Jeong MD, PhD
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