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Volume 23, Number 1 / January, 2016

Bone and Soft Tissue Sarcomas

Metastatic Potential of Grade I Chondrosarcoma of Bone: Results of a Multi-institutional Study

Dimosthenis Andreou MD, Magdalena M. Gilg MD, Georg Gosheger MD, Mathias Werner MD, Jendrik Hardes MD, Daniel Pink MD, Andreas Leithner MD, Per-Ulf Tunn MD, Arne Streitbürger MD
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Breast Oncology

Intraoperative Image-Guided Breast-Conservation Surgery Should be the Gold Standard

V. Suzanne Klimberg MD
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Indocyanine Green Fluorescence for Sentinel Lymph Node Detection in Early Breast Cancer

John Benson MA, DM (Oxon), MD (Cantab), FRCS (Eng), FRCS (Ed)
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Intraoperative Ultrasound Guidance in Breast-Conserving Surgery Improves Cosmetic Outcomes and Patient Satisfaction: Results of a Multicenter Randomized Controlled Trial (COBALT)

Max H. Haloua MD, José H. Volders MD, Nicole M. A. Krekel MD, PhD, Alexander M. F. Lopes Cardozo MD, Wifred K. de Roos MD, PhD, Louise M. de Widt-Levert MD, Henk van der Veen MD, Herman Rijna MD, PhD, Elisabeth Bergers MD, Katarzyna Jóźwiak PhD, Prof. Sybren Meijer MD, PhD, M. Petrousjka van den Tol MD, PhD
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Intraoperative Ultrasound-Guided Lumpectomy Versus Mammographic Wire Localization for Breast Cancer Patients After Neoadjuvant Treatment

Isabel T. Rubio MD, PhD, Antonio Esgueva-Colmenarejo MD, Martin Espinosa-Bravo MD, PhD, Juan Pablo Salazar MD, Ignacio Miranda MD, Vicente Peg MD, PhD
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Evaluation of the Clinical Utility of the ICG Fluorescence Method Compared with the Radioisotope Method for Sentinel Lymph Node Biopsy in Breast Cancer

Tomoharu Sugie MD, PhD, Takayuki Kinoshita MD, PhD, Norikazu Masuda MD, PhD, Terumasa Sawada MD, PhD, Akira Yamauchi MD, PhD, Katsumasa Kuroi MD, PhD, Tetsuya Taguchi MD, PhD, Hiroko Bando MD, PhD, Hiroyasu Yamashiro MD, PhD, Tecchuu Lee MD, PhD, Nobuhiko Shinkura MD, PhD, Hironori Kato MD, PhD, Takafumi Ikeda PhD, Kenichi Yoshimura PhD, Hanae Ueyama PhD, Masakazu Toi MD, PhD
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Differences in Response and Surgical Management with Neoadjuvant Chemotherapy in Invasive Lobular Versus Ductal Breast Cancer

W. Truin MD, G. Vugts MD, R. M. H. Roumen MD, PhD, A. J. G. Maaskant-Braat MD, PhD, G. A. P. Nieuwenhuijzen MD, PhD, M. van der Heiden-van der Loo PhD, V. C. G. Tjan-Heijnen MD, PhD, A. C. Voogd PhD
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Contrast-Enhanced Ultrasound Biopsy of Sentinel Lymph Nodes in Patients with Breast Cancer: Implications for Axillary Metastases and Conservation

Karina Cox MBBS, FRCS, MD, Jennifer Weeks MBBS, Pippa Mills BM, MRCP, FRCR, Ritchie Chalmers BA, FRCS, PhD, Haresh Devalia MBBS, MSc, FRCS, David Fish BSc, MBBS, MRCP, FRCPath, Ali Sever PhD
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Comparison of Mammographic Findings Following Oncoplastic Mammoplasty and Lumpectomy Without Reconstruction

Merisa Piper MD, Anne Warren Peled MD, Hani Sbitany MD, Robert D. Foster MD, Laura J. Esserman MD, MBA, Elissa R. Price MD
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Contralateral Prophylactic Mastectomy: Factors Predictive of Occult Malignancy or High-Risk Lesion and the Impact of MRI and Genetic Testing

Lillian M. Erdahl MD, Judy C. Boughey MD, Tanya L. Hoskin MS, Amy C. Degnim MD, Tina J. Hieken MD
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One-Step Nucleic Acid Amplification Assay for Detection of Axillary Lymph Node Metastases in Breast Cancer Patients Treated with Neoadjuvant Chemotherapy

Kaori Takamoto MD, Kenzo Shimazu MD, Yasuto Naoi MD, Atsushi Shimomura MD, Masafumi Shimoda MD, Naofumi Kagara MD, Seung Jin Kim MD, Yasuhiro Tamaki MD, Shinzaburo Noguchi MD
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Expanding the Indications for Total Skin-Sparing Mastectomy: Is It Safe for Patients with Locally Advanced Disease?

Anne Warren Peled MD, Frederick Wang MD, Robert D. Foster MD, Michael Alvarado MD, Cheryl A. Ewing MD, Hani Sbitany MD, Laura J. Esserman MD, MBA
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Early Postoperative Outcomes in Breast Conservation Surgery Versus Simple Mastectomy with Implant Reconstruction: A NSQIP Analysis of 11,645 Patients

Bryan Pyfer BS, Abhishek Chatterjee MD, MBA, Lilian Chen MD, John Nigriny MD, Brian Czerniecki MD, PhD, Julia Tchou MD, Carla Fisher MD
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Colorectal Cancer

Cytoreductive Surgery and Hyperthermic Intraperitoneal Chemotherapy (HIPEC): The Need for Accessible Data in Real Time

Glen C. Balch MD, David L. Bartlett MD
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Rectal Cancer: Time for Precision Medicine?

Martin R. Weiser MD
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Treatment-Related Mortality After Cytoreductive Surgery and HIPEC in Patients with Colorectal Peritoneal Carcinomatosis is Underestimated by Conventional Parameters

Geert A. Simkens MD, Thijs R. van Oudheusden MD, Hidde J. Braam MD, Misha D. Luyer MD, PhD, Marinus J. Wiezer MD, PhD, Bert van Ramshorst MD, PhD, Simon W. Nienhuijs MD, PhD, Ignace H. de Hingh MD, PhD
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Comparative Outcomes of Neoadjuvant Treatment Prior to Total Mesorectal Excision and Total Mesorectal Excision Alone in Selected Stage II/III Low and Mid Rectal Cancer

Yakup Kulu MD, Ignazio Tarantino MD, Adrian T. Billeter MD, PhD, Markus K. Diener MD, Thomas Schmidt MD, PhD, Markus W. Büchler MD, Alexis Ulrich MD
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Linear Relationship of Peritoneal Cancer Index and Survival in Patients with Peritoneal Metastases from Colorectal Cancer

Matthieu Faron, Raluca Macovei, Diane Goéré, Charles Honoré, Léonor Benhaim, Dominique Elias
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Endocrine Tumors

Curative Resection of Adrenocortical Carcinoma: Rates and Patterns of Postoperative Recurrence

Neda Amini MD, Georgios Antonios Margonis MD, PhD, Yuhree Kim MD, MPH, Thuy B. Tran MD, Lauren M. Postlewait MD, Shishir K. Maithel MD, Tracy S. Wang MD, MPH, Douglas B. Evans MD, Ioannis Hatzaras MD, MPH, Rivfka Shenoy MD, John E. Phay MD, Kara Keplinger MD, Ryan C. Fields MD, Linda X. Jin MD, Sharon M. Weber MD, Ahmed Salem MD, Jason K. Sicklick MD, Shady Gad MD, Adam C. Yopp MD, John C. Mansour
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Adrenocortical Carcinoma: Impact of Surgical Margin Status on Long-Term Outcomes

Georgios Antonios Margonis MD, PhD, Yuhree Kim MD, MPH, Jason D. Prescott MD, PhD, Thuy B. Tran MD, Lauren M. Postlewait MD, Shishir K. Maithel MD, Tracy S. Wang MD, MPH, Douglas B. Evans MD, Ioannis Hatzaras MD, MPH, Rivfka Shenoy MD, John E. Phay MD, Kara Keplinger MD, Ryan C. Fields MD, Linda X. Jin MD, Sharon M. Weber MD, Ahmed Salem MD, Jason K. Sicklick MD, Shady Gad MD, Adam C. Yopp MD, Joh
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Gastrointestinal Oncology

Incorporation of N0 Stage with Insufficient Numbers of Lymph Nodes into N1 Stage in the Seventh Edition of the TNM Classification Improves Prediction of Prognosis in Gastric Cancer: Results of a Single-Institution Study of 1258 Chinese Patients

Bofei Li MD, Yuanfang Li MD, Wei Wang PhD, Haibo Qiu PhD, Sharvesh Raj Seeruttun MD, Cheng Fang MD, Yongming Chen MD, Yao Liang MD, Wei Li MD, Yingbo Chen MD, Xiaowei Sun MD, Yuanxiang Guan MD, Youqing Zhan MD, Zhiwei Zhou MD
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Macroscopic Serosal Classification as a Prognostic Index in Radically Resected Stage pT3–pT4b Gastric Cancer

Hong-hu Wang MD, Jin-yu Huang MD, Zhen-ning Wang MD, Zhe Sun MD, Kai Li MD, Hui-mian Xu MD, PhD
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Postoperative Morbidity and Mortality Rates are Not Increased for Patients with Gastric and Gastroesophageal Cancer Who Undergo Preoperative Chemoradiation Therapy

Brian Badgwell MD, MS, Jaffer Ajani MD, Mariela Blum MD, Linus Ho MD, Keith Fournier MD, Yi-Ju Chiang MSPH, Aurelio Matamoros MD, Prajnan Das MD, Paul Mansfield MD
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Gynecologic Oncology

Aldehyde Dehydrogenase 1 Expression Predicts Chemoresistance and Poor Clinical Outcomes in Patients with Locally Advanced Cervical Cancer Treated with Neoadjuvant Chemotherapy Prior to Radical Hysterectomy

Qingsheng Xie PhD, Jinxiao Liang PhD, Qunxian Rao PhD, Xiaofei Xie MD, Ruixin Li MD, Yunyun Liu MD, Hui Zhou MD, Jingjing Han MD, Tingting Yao PhD, Zhongqiu Lin MD
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Tumor Size, an Additional Prognostic Factor to Include in Low-Risk Endometrial Cancer: Results of a French Multicenter Study

Geoffroy Canlorbe MD, Sofiane Bendifallah MD, Enora Laas MD, Emilie Raimond MD, Olivier Graesslin MD, PhD, Delphine Hudry MD, Charles Coutant MD, PhD, Cyril Touboul MD, PhD, Géraldine Bleu MD, Pierre Collinet MD, PhD, Annie Cortez MD, Emile Daraï MD, PhD, Marcos Ballester MD, PhD
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Same-Day Discharge After Laparoscopic Hysterectomy for Endometrial Cancer

Alexander Melamed MD, MPH, Jennifer L. Katz Eriksen MD, MSc, Emily M. Hinchcliff MD, Michael J. Worley Jr. MD, Ross S. Berkowitz MD, Neil S. Horowitz MD, Michael G. Muto MD, Richard D. Urman MD, MBA, Colleen M. Feltmate MD
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Postoperative Lower Extremity Edema in Patients with Primary Endometrial Cancer

Hyo Sook Bae MD, PhD, Myong Cheol Lim MD, PhD, Jeong Seon Lee RN, Yumi Lee RN, PhDc, Byung Ho Nam PhD, Sang-Soo Seo MD, PhD, Sokbom Kang MD, PhD, Seung Hyun Chung MD, PhD, Joo-Young Kim MD, PhD, Sang-Yoon Park MD, PhD
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Survival of Patients with Uterine Carcinosarcoma Undergoing Sentinel Lymph Node Mapping

Maria B. Schiavone MD, Oliver Zivanovic MD, PhD, Qin Zhou MA, Mario M. Leitao Jr. MD, Douglas A. Levine MD, Robert A. Soslow MD, Kaled M. Alektiar MD, Vicky Makker MD, Alexia Iasonos PhD, Nadeem R. Abu-Rustum MD
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Comparison of Lower Extremity Edema in Locally Advanced Cervical Cancer: Pretreatment Laparoscopic Surgical Staging with Tailored Radiotherapy Versus Primary Radiotherapy

Se Ik Kim MD, Myong Cheol Lim MD, PhD, Jeong Seon Lee RN, BS, Yeon-Joo Kim MD, Sang-Soo Seo MD, PhD, Sokbom Kang MD, PhD, Chong Woo Yoo MD, PhD, Byung-Ho Nam PhD, Joo-Young Kim MD, PhD, Seung Hyun Chung MD, PhD, Sang-Yoon Park MD, PhD
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Healthcare Policy and Outcomes

Global Cancer Surgery, or Lack Thereof: A Wake-Up Call

Chandrakanth Are MD, Sandra Wong MD, Augusto Leon MD
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2015 James Ewing Lecture: The 75-Year History of the Society of Surgical Oncology—Part I: The Traditional Years (1940–1965)

Charles M. Balch MD, Daniel G. Coit MD, Russell S. Berman MD
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A Cost Analysis of Preoperative Breast MRI Use for Patients with Invasive Lobular Cancer

Isabelle Bedrosian MD, Yan Xing MS, Shereen Abdel Rahman BS, Lisa Allen MD, Huong Le-Petross MD, Gary J. Whitman MD, Funda Meric-Bernstam MD, Kelly K. Hunt MD, Gildy V. Babiera MD, Janice N. Cormier MD, MPH
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Hepatobiliary Tumors

Loss of FOXF2 Expression Predicts Poor Prognosis in Hepatocellular Carcinoma Patients

Zhiyong Shi MD, Jie Liu MD, Xiaohe Yu MD, Jian Huang MD, Shuqun Shen MD, Yongshun Zhang MD, Rongli Han MD, Naijian Ge MD, Yefa Yang MD
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A Phase I Dose-Escalation Trial of Single-Fraction Stereotactic Radiation Therapy for Liver Metastases

Jeffrey J. Meyer MD, Ryan D. Foster PhD, Naama Lev-Cohain MD, Takeshi Yokoo MD, PhD, Ying Dong MD, PhD, Roderich E. Schwarz MD, PhD, William Rule MD, Jing Tian PhD, Yang Xie PhD, Raquibul Hannan MD, PhD, Lucien Nedzi MD, Timothy Solberg PhD, Robert Timmerman MD
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Comparison of Number Versus Ratio of Positive Lymph Nodes in the Assessment of Lymph Node Status in Extrahepatic Cholangiocarcinoma

Jun Sakata MD, Toshifumi Wakai MD, Yasunobu Matsuda MD, Taku Ohashi MD, Yuki Hirose MD, Hiroshi Ichikawa MD, Takashi Kobayashi MD, Masahiro Minagawa MD, Shin-ichi Kosugi MD, Yu Koyama MD, Kouhei Akazawa PhD, Yoichi Ajioka MD, PhD
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Management and Outcomes of Patients with Recurrent Intrahepatic Cholangiocarcinoma Following Previous Curative-Intent Surgical Resection

Gaya Spolverato MD, Yuhree Kim MD, MPH, Sorin Alexandrescu MD, Hugo P. Marques MD, Jorge Lamelas MD, Luca Aldrighetti MD, T. Clark Gamblin MD, Shishir K. Maithel MD, Carlo Pulitano MD, Todd W. Bauer MD, Feng Shen MD, George A. Poultsides MD, Thuy B. Tran MD, J. Wallis Marsh MD, Timothy M. Pawlik MD, MPH, PhD
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Meta-analysis of Liver Resection Versus Nonsurgical Treatments for Pancreatic Neuroendocrine Tumors with Liver Metastases

Chun-hui Yuan PhD, Jing Wang PhD, Dian-rong Xiu PhD, Ming Tao PhD, Zhao-lai Ma PhD, Bin Jiang PhD, Zhi-fei Li PhD, Lei Li PhD, Liang Wang PhD, Hangyan Wang PhD, Tong-lin Zhang PhD
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Melanomas

Identification of Patients with Intermediate Thickness Melanoma at Low Risk for Sentinel Lymph Node Positivity

Edmund K. Bartlett MD, Madalyn G. Peters MD, Anne Blair MS, Mark S. Etherington MD, David E. Elder MB, ChB, Xiaowei G. Xu MD, DuPont Guerry MD, Michael E. Ming MD, MSCE, Douglas L. Fraker MD, Brian J. Czerniecki MD, PhD, Phyllis A. Gimotty PhD, Giorgos C. Karakousis MD
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Reconstructive Oncology

Skin Flap Necrosis After Mastectomy With Reconstruction: A Prospective Study

Cindy B. Matsen MD, Babak Mehrara MD, Anne Eaton MS, Deborah Capko MD, Anastasia Berg BS, Michelle Stempel MPH, Kimberly J. Van Zee MD, Andrea Pusic MD, Tari A. King MD, Hiram S. Cody III MD, Melissa Pilewskie MD, Peter Cordeiro MD, Lisa Sclafani MD, George Plitas MD, Mary L. Gemignani MD, Joseph Disa MD, Mahmoud El-Tamer MD, Monica Morrow MD
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Thoracic Oncology

Postoperative Radiotherapy Improves Survival in Stage pT2N0M0 Esophageal Squamous Cell Carcinoma with High Risk of Poor Prognosis

Shuai Wang PhD, Zhou Wang PhD, Zhe Yang PhD, Yu Liu PhD, Xiangyan Liu PhD, Bin Shang PhD, Wen Peng Jiang PhD
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Is There a Correlation Between Clinical Complete Response and Pathological Complete Response After Neoadjuvant Chemoradiotherapy for Esophageal Squamous Cell Cancer?

Shi-Liang Liu MD, Mian Xi MD, Hong Yang MD, Ya-Di Yang MD, Ying-Jia Wu MS, Lei Zhao PhD, Peng Zhang MD, Li-Ling Luo MD, Meng-Zhong Liu MD
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Translational Research and Biomarkers

TGFBI Expression in Cancer Stromal Cells is Associated with Poor Prognosis and Hematogenous Recurrence in Esophageal Squamous Cell Carcinoma

Daigo Ozawa MD, Takehiko Yokobori MD, PhD, Makoto Sohda MD, PhD, Makoto Sakai MD, PhD, Keigo Hara MD, Hiroaki Honjo MD, Hiroyuki Kato MD, FACS, Tatsuya Miyazaki MD, FACS, Hiroyuki Kuwano MD, FACS
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The Ability to Diagnose Intrahepatic Cholangiocarcinoma Definitively Using Novel Branched DNA-Enhanced Albumin RNA In Situ Hybridization Technology

Cristina R. Ferrone, David T. Ting, Mohammed Shahid, Ioannis T. Konstantinidis, Francesco Sabbatino, Lipika Goyal, Travis Rice-Stitt, Ayesha Mubeen, Kshitij Arora, Nabeel Bardeesey, John Miura, T. Clark Gamblin, Andrew X. Zhu, Darrell Borger, Keith D. Lillemoe, Miguel N. Rivera, Vikram Deshpande
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Effect of Duration of Ex Vivo Ischemia Time and Storage Period on RNA Quality in Biobanked Human Renal Cell Carcinoma Tissue

Hongyan Sun MD, Ran Sun MD, Miao Hao PhD, Yuqian Wang PhD, Xuewen Zhang MD, Ya Liu MD, Xianling Cong MD
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Intramuscular Transplantation Improves Engraftment Rates for Esophageal Patient-Derived Tumor Xenografts

Matthew Read MBBS, David Liu MBBS, BMedSci, Cuong P. Duong MBBS, FRACS, PhD, Carleen Cullinane BSc(Hons), PhD, William K. Murray MBBS, FRCPA, FRCPath, Christina M. Fennell BBiomedSc(Hons), Jake Shortt BMedSc, MBChB, FRACP, FRCPA, PhD, David Westerman MBBS, FRACP, FRCPA, FFSc, Paul Burton MBBS, FRACS, PhD, Nicholas J. Clemons BSc(Hons), PhD, Wayne A. Phillips BSc(Hons), PhD
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Histone Demethylase LSD1 Inhibitors Prevent Cell Growth by Regulating Gene Expression in Esophageal Squamous Cell Carcinoma Cells

Isamu Hoshino MD, PhD, Yasunori Akutsu MD, PhD, Kentaro Murakami MD, PhD, Naoki Akanuma MD, PhD, Yuka Isozaki MD, PhD, Tetsuro Maruyama MD, PhD, Takeshi Toyozumi MD, PhD, Yasunori Matsumoto MD, Hiroshi Suito MD, Masahiko Takahashi MD, Nobufumi Sekino MD, Aki Komatsu PhD, Takayoshi Suzuki PhD, Hisahiro Matsubara MD, PhD
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Urologic Oncology

Preoperative Prognostic Nutritional Index is a Significant Predictor of Survival in Renal Cell Carcinoma Patients Undergoing Nephrectomy

Hwang Gyun Jeon MD, PhD, Don Kyoung Choi MD, Hyun Hwan Sung MD, PhD, Byong Chang Jeong MD, PhD, Seong Il Seo MD, PhD, Seong Soo Jeon MD, PhD, Han-Yong Choi MD, PhD, Hyun Moo Lee MD, PhD
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Comparisons of Oncological and Functional Outcomes Between Primary Whole-Gland Cryoablation and High-Intensity Focused Ultrasound for Localized Prostate Cancer

Yi Yang Liu MD, Po Hui Chiang MD, PhD
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The Prognostic Significance of the Early Postoperative Neutrophil-to-Lymphocyte Ratio in Patients with Urothelial Carcinoma of the Bladder Undergoing Radical Cystectomy

Minyong Kang MD, PhD, Chang Wook Jeong MD, PhD, Cheol Kwak MD, PhD, Hyeon Hoe Kim MD, PhD, Ja Hyeon Ku MD, PhD
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The Prognostic Significance of Inflammation-Associated Blood Cell Markers in Patients with Upper Tract Urothelial Carcinoma

Yen-Chen Cheng BS, Chun-Nung Huang MD, PhD, Wen-Jeng Wu MD, PhD, Ching-Chia Li MD, Hung-Lung Ke MD, MS, Wei-Ming Li MD, MS, Hung-Pin Tu PhD, Chien-Feng Li MD, Lin-Li Chang PhD, Hsin-Chih Yeh MD, MS
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