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Volume 18, Number 4 / April, 2011

Bone and Soft Tissue Sarcomas

Surgical Approach and Oncologic Outcomes Following Multidisciplinary Management of Retrorectal Sarcomas

Eric J. Dozois MD, David J. Jacofsky MD, Brian J. Billings MD, Antonio Privitera MD, PhD, Robert R. Cima MD, Peter S. Rose MD, Franklin H. Sim MD, Scott H. Okuno MD, Michael G. Haddock MD, William S. Harmsen MS, Carrie Y. Inwards MD, David W. Larson MD
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Breast Oncology

The “Tipping Point” for Breast Cancer Mortality Decline Has Resulted from Size Reductions Due to Mammographic Screening

Blake Cady MD, James S. Michaelson PhD, Maureen A. Chung MD, PhD
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Alternative Therapy for Breast Cancer: Outcomes, Obstacles and Opportunities

Sheldon Marc Feldman MD, FACS
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Alternative Therapy Used as Primary Treatment for Breast Cancer Negatively Impacts Outcomes

Esther Han MD, Nathalie Johnson MD, FACS, Tammy DelaMelena MD, Margaret Glissmeyer PA-C, Kari Steinbock PA-S
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Areola and Nipple-Areola-Sparing Mastectomy for Breast Cancer Treatment and Risk Reduction: Report of an Initial Experience in a Community Hospital Setting

Jay K. Harness MD, FACS, Thomas S. Vetter MD, Arthur H. Salibian MD
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Perioperative Complications of Breast Cancer Surgery in Elderly Women (≥80 Years)

Paraskevi Chatzidaki MD, Chrysovalantis Mellos MD, Volker Briese MD, Ioannis Mylonas MD
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Impact of Progression During Neoadjuvant Chemotherapy on Surgical Management of Breast Cancer

Abigail S. Caudle MD, Ana M. Gonzalez-Angulo MD, Kelly K. Hunt MD, Lajos Pusztai MD, Henry M. Kuerer MD, Elizabeth A. Mittendorf MD, Gabriel N. Hortobagyi MD, Funda Meric-Bernstam MD
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Local Control Following Single-Dose Intraoperative Radiotherapy Prior to Surgical Excision of Early-Stage Breast Cancer

Randall J. Kimple MD, PhD, Nancy Klauber-DeMore MD, Cherie M. Kuzmiak DO, Dag Pavic MD, Jun Lian PhD, Chad A. Livasy MD, WingKeung M. Chiu MS, Dominic T. Moore MPH, Carolyn I. Sartor MD, David W. Ollila MD
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Are We Overtreating Papillomas Diagnosed on Core Needle Biopsy?

Amy E. Cyr MD, Deborah Novack MD, Kathryn Trinkaus PhD, Julie A. Margenthaler MD, William E. Gillanders MD, Timothy J. Eberlein MD, Jon Ritter MD, Rebecca L. Aft MD, PhD
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Inadequate Margins of Excision When Undergoing Mastectomy for Breast Cancer: Which Patients are at Risk?

Fariha Sheikh MD, Alanna Rebecca MD, Barbara Pockaj MD, Nabil Wasif MD, Ann E. McCullough MD, William Casey MD, Peter Kreymerman MD, Richard J. Gray MD
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Implementation of a Percutaneous Core Needle Biopsy Training Program: Results from the University of Michigan–Komfo Anokye Teaching Hospital Breast Cancer Research Partnership

Baffour Awuah MD, Iman K. Martin MPH, Valerie Takyi MD, Celina Kleer MD, Anthony Nsiah-Asare MD, Francis Aitpillah MD, Lisa Newman MD, MPH
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Colorectal Cancer

Prognostic Value of Quality of Life and Pain in Patients with Locally Recurrent Rectal Cancer

Y. Nancy You MD, MHSc, Halim Habiba MPH, George J. Chang MD, MS, Miguel A. Rodriguez-bigas MD, John M. Skibber MD
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Relationship Between Preoperative Comorbidity, Systemic Inflammatory Response, and Survival in Patients Undergoing Curative Resection for Colorectal Cancer

C. S. D. Roxburgh MBChB, J. J. Platt MBChB, E. F. Leitch MBChB, J. Kinsella PhD, P. G. Horgan PhD, D. C. McMillan PhD
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Clinical Translation of Ex Vivo Sentinel Lymph Node Mapping for Colorectal Cancer Using Invisible Near-Infrared Fluorescence Light

Merlijn Hutteman MSc, Hak Soo Choi PhD, J. Sven D. Mieog MD, Joost R. van der Vorst MD, Yoshitomo Ashitate MD, Peter J. K. Kuppen PhD, Marian C. van Groningen MD, PhD, Clemens W. G. M. Löwik PhD, Vincent T. H. B. M. Smit MD, PhD, Cornelis J. H. van de Velde MD, PhD, John V. Frangioni MD, PhD, Alexander L. Vahrmeijer MD, PhD
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Clinicopathological Assessment of Locally Recurrent Rectal Cancer and Relation to Local Re-Recurrence

Mamoru Uemura MD, PhD, Masataka Ikeda MD, PhD, Hirofumi Yamamoto MD, PhD, Kotaro Kitani MD, Masayoshi Tokuoka MD, Ken Matsuda MD, PhD, Yuki Hata MD, Tsunekazu Mizushima MD, PhD, Ichiro Takemasa MD, PhD, Mitsugu Sekimoto MD, PhD, Ko Hosokawa MD, PhD, Nariaki Matsuura MD, PhD, Yuichiro Doki MD, PhD, Masaki Mori MD, PhD
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Endocrine Tumors

Prospective Randomized Trial of Ligasure Versus Harmonic Hemostasis Technique in Thyroidectomy

Reza Rahbari MD, Aarti Mathur MD, Mio Kitano MD, Marlon Guerrero MD, Wen T. Shen MD, Quan-Yang Duh MD, Orlo H. Clark MD, Electron Kebebew MD
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Survival Implications of Cervical Lymphadenectomy in Patients with Medullary Thyroid Cancer

Emad Kandil MD, Marta M. Gilson PhD, Haytham H. Alabbas MD, Anthony P. Tufaro MD, Alan Dackiw MD, PhD, Ralph P. Tufano MD
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Same-Day Thyroidectomy: A Review of Practice Patterns and Outcomes for 1,168 Procedures in New York State

Charles T. Tuggle BS, Sanziana Roman MD, Robert Udelsman MD, Julie Ann Sosa MA, MD
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Shifting Incidence of Solitary Adenomas in the Era of Minimally Invasive Parathyroidectomy. A Multi-Institutional Study

Bas A. Twigt MD, Anne M. Vollebregt MD, Thijs van Dalen MD, PhD, A. B. Smits MD, PhD, E. C. J. Consten MD, PhD, Theo J. M. V. van Vroonhoven MD, PhD, Menno R. Vriens MD, PhD, Inne H. M. Borel Rinkes MD, PhD
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Common Locations of Parathyroid Adenomas

Mauricio A. Moreno MD, Glenda G. Callender MD, Katherine Woodburn BS, Beth S. Edeiken-Monroe MD, Elizabeth G. Grubbs MD, Douglas B. Evans MD, Jeffrey E. Lee MD, Nancy D. Perrier MD
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Gastrointestinal Oncology

Hepatobiliary Procedures in Patients Undergoing Cytoreductive Surgery and Hyperthermic Intraperitoneal Chemotherapy

Gabriel Glockzin MD, Philipp Renner MD, Felix C. Popp MD, Marc H. Dahlke MD, PhD, Philipp von Breitenbuch MD, Hans J. Schlitt MD, Pompiliu Piso MD
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Comparison of the 6th and 7th Editions of the UICC TNM Staging System for Gastric Cancer: Results of a Chinese Single-Institution Study of 1,503 Patients

Wei Wang, Xiao-wei Sun, Chao-feng Li, Lin Lv, Yuan-fang Li, Ying-bo Chen, Da-zhi Xu MD, Rajiv Kesari, Chun-yu Huang, Wei Li, You-qing Zhan MD, Zhi-wei Zhou MD
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Macroscopic Serosal Classification Predicts Peritoneal Recurrence for Patients with Gastric Cancer Underwent Potentially Curative Surgery

Zhe Sun MD, Ying-ying Xu MD, Zhen-ning Wang MD, Zhi Zhu MD, Hao Zhang MD, Bao-jun Huang MD, Yan Xu MD, Jun-qing Chen MD, Hui-mian Xu MD
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Hepatobiliary Tumors

Phase I Dose-Escalation Study of Stereotactic Body Radiotherapy in Patients With Hepatic Metastases

William Rule MD, Robert Timmerman MD, Liyue Tong MS, Ramzi Abdulrahman MD, Jeffrey Meyer MD, Thomas Boike MD, Roderich E. Schwarz MD, Paul Weatherall MD, PhD, L. Chinsoo Cho MD
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Safety of Liver Resection in the Elderly: How Important Is Age?

S. W. Cho MD, MS, J. Steel PhD, A. Tsung MD, J. W. Marsh MD, D. A. Geller MD, T. Clark Gamblin MD, MS
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Effect on Outcome of Recurrence Patterns After Hepatectomy for Colorectal Metastases

Michael D’Angelica MD, FACS, Peter Kornprat MD, Mithat Gonen PhD, Ronald P. DeMatteo MD, FACS, Yuman Fong MD, FACS, Leslie H. Blumgart MD, FACS, FRCS, William R. Jarnagin MD, FACS
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Is Delayed Liver Resection Appropriate for Patients with Metachronous Colorectal Metastases?

Shinichi Ueno MD, Masahiko Sakoda MD, Masaki Kitazono MD, Satoshi Iino MD, Hiroshi Kurahara MD, Koji Minami MD, Kei Ando MD, Yukou Mataki MD, Kosei Maemura MD, Sumiya Ishigami MD, Shoji Natsugoe MD
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Melanomas

Minimizing Morbidity while Preserving Outcome after Inguinal Lymphadenectomy: Navigating between Scylla and Charybdis

Vernon K. Sondak MD, Amod A. Sarnaik MD
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A Phase 2 Study of 99mTc-Tilmanocept in the Detection of Sentinel Lymph Nodes in Melanoma and Breast Cancer

Stanley P. L. Leong MD, Julian Kim MD, Merrick Ross MD, Mark Faries MD, Charles R. Scoggins MD, MBA, Wendy L. Rich Metz PhD, Frederick O. Cope PhD, Richard C. Orahood MD
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A Pilot Study Reporting Outcomes for Melanoma Patients of a Minimal Access Ilio-inguinal Dissection Technique Based on Two Incisions

Andrew John Spillane MD, FRACS, Monica Tucker RN, Sandro Pasquali MD
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Initial Experience with Videoscopic Inguinal Lymphadenectomy

Keith A. Delman MD, David A. Kooby MD, Monica Rizzo MD, Kenneth Ogan MD, Viraj Master MD, PhD
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Pancreatic Tumors

Perioperative Intra-Arterial and Systemic Chemotherapy for Pancreatic Cancer

Hiroshi Takamori MD, Keiichiro Kanemitsu MD, Masahiko Hirota MD, Osamu Ikeda MD, Hiroshi Tanaka MD, Toru Beppu MD, Yasuyuki Yamashita MD, Natsuo Oya MD, Hideo Baba MD
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Failure of Normalization of CA19-9 Following Resection for Pancreatic Cancer is Tantamount to Metastatic Disease

Sherif R. Z. Abdel-Misih MD, Ioannis Hatzaras MD, Carl Schmidt MSCI, Tanios-Bekaii Saab MD, Dori Klemanski CNP, Peter Muscarella MD, W. Scott Melvin MD, E. Christopher Ellison MD, Mark Bloomston MD
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Phase II Study of Gemcitabine and Erlotinib as Adjuvant Therapy for Patients with Resected Pancreatic Cancer

Philip Q. Bao MD, Ramesh K. Ramanathan MD, Alyssa Krasinkas MD, Nathan Bahary MD, Barry C. Lembersky MD, David L. Bartlett MD, Steven J. Hughes MD, Kenneth K. Lee MD, A. James Moser MD, Herbert J. Zeh III MD
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Thoracic Oncology

Glasgow Prognostic Score is a Predictor of Perioperative and Long-term Outcome in Patients with only Surgically Treated Esophageal Cancer

Yogesh K. Vashist, Julian Loos, Josephine Dedow, Michael Tachezy, Guentac Uzunoglu, Asad Kutup, Emre F. Yekebas, Jakob R. Izbicki
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Disease-Related Mortality within the First Year after Subtotal Esophagectomy for Cancer

Guy Pines MD, Yoram Klein MD, Victor Buyeviz MD, Efraim Idelevich MD, Hanoch Kashtan MD
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Is Silver Nitrate Pleurodesis for Patients with Malignant Pleural Effusion Feasible and Safe When Performed in an Outpatient Setting?

Ricardo Mingarini Terra MD, PhD, So Yeon Kim, Paulo Manuel Pego-Fernandes MD, PhD, Lisete Ribeiro Teixeira MD, PhD, Francisco Suso Vargas MD, PhD, Fabio Biscegli Jatene MD, PhD
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Translational Research and Biomarkers

Identification of Differentially Expressed MicroRNA in Parathyroid Tumors

Reza Rahbari MD, Alisha K. Holloway PhD, Mei He MD, Elham Khanafshar MD, Orlo H. Clark MD, Electron Kebebew MD
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Significance of Lgr5+ve Cancer Stem Cells in the Colon and Rectum

Hidekazu Takahashi MD, Hideshi Ishii MD, PhD, Naohiro Nishida MD, Ichiro Takemasa MD, PhD, Tsunekazu Mizushima MD, PhD, Masataka Ikeda MD, PhD, Takehiko Yokobori MD, PhD, Koshi Mimori MD, PhD, Hirofumi Yamamoto MD, PhD, Mitsugu Sekimoto MD, PhD, Yuichiro Doki MD, PhD, FACS, Masaki Mori MD, PhD, FACS
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Hepatic Stellate Cells Accelerate the Malignant Behavior of Cholangiocarcinoma Cells

Hirohisa Okabe MD, Toru Beppu PhD, Hiromitsu Hayashi PhD, Takatoshi Ishiko PhD, Toshiro Masuda PhD, Ryu Otao MD, Hasita Horlad, Hirohumi Jono PhD, Mitsuharu Ueda PhD, Satoru Shinriki PhD, Yukio Ando PhD, Hideo Baba PhD
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Identification and Validation of DNA Methylation Markers to Predict Lymph Node Metastasis of Esophageal Squamous Cell Carcinomas

Ken Gyobu MD, Satoshi Yamashita PhD, Yasunori Matsuda MD, Hiroyasu Igaki MD, PhD, Tohru Niwa PhD, Daiji Oka MD, Ryoji Kushima MD, PhD, Harushi Osugi MD, PhD, Shigeru Lee MD, Shigefumi Suehiro MD, PhD, Toshikazu Ushijima MD, PhD
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Clinical Significance of Melanoma Antigen-Encoding Gene-1 (MAGE-1) Expression and its Correlation with Poor Prognosis in Differentiated Advanced Gastric Cancer

Kyoichi Ogata MD, Ryuusuke Aihara MD, PhD, Erito Mochiki MD, PhD, Atsushi Ogawa MD, Mitsuhiro Yanai MD, Yoshitaka Toyomasu MD, PhD, Hiroyuki Ando MD, PhD, Tetsuro Ohno MD, PhD, Takayuki Asao MD, PhD, Hiroyuki Kuwano MD, PhD
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Evaluation of ERCC1 Expression for Cisplatin Sensitivity in Human Hepatocellular Carcinoma

Shigeru Ueda MD, Ken Shirabe MD, Kazutoyo Morita MD, Kenji Umeda MD, Hiroto Kayashima MD, Hideaki Uchiyama MD, Yuji Soejima MD, Akinobu Taketomi MD, Yoshihiko Maehara MD
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Urologic Oncology

Impact of Elective Versus Imperative Indications on Oncologic Outcomes After Open Nephron-Sparing Surgery for the Treatment of Sporadic Renal Cell Carcinomas

Grégoire Coffin MD, Vincent Hupertan MD, Lionel Taksin MD, Christophe Vaessen MD, Emmanuel Chartier-Kastler MD, PhD, Marc-Olivier Bitker MD, PhD, Morgan Rouprêt MD, PhD
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