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Volume 23, Number 7 / July, 2016

Bone and Soft Tissue Sarcomas

Abdominal Desmoid Tumors: Hands Off?

Danique L. M. van Broekhoven MD, Dirk J. Grunhagen MD, PhD, Cornelis Verhoef MD, PhD
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Toward Observation as First-line Management in Abdominal Desmoid Tumors

Sally M. Burtenshaw MSc, Amanda J. Cannell BScH, Edward D. McAlister MD, MSc, Saquib Siddique MD, Rita Kandel MD, Martin E. Blackstein MD, PhD, Carol J. Swallow MD, PhD, Rebecca A. Gladdy MD, PhD
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Analysis of Clinical and Molecular Factors Impacting Oncologic Outcomes in Undifferentiated Pleomorphic Sarcoma

Christina L. Roland MD, Caitlin D. May PhD, Kelsey L. Watson BS, Ghadah A. Al Sannaa MD, Sean P. Dineen MD, Rachel Feig BS, Sharon Landers PhD, Davis R. Ingram BS, Wei-Lien Wang MD, B. Ashleigh Guadagnolo MD, Barry Feig MD, Kelly K. Hunt MD, Janice N. Cormier MD, Alexander J. Lazar MD, PhD, Keila E. Torres MD, PhD
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Breast Oncology

Is Sentinel Lymph Node Biopsy Indicated at Completion Mastectomy for Ductal Carcinoma In Situ?

Melissa Pilewskie MD, Maria Karsten MD, Julia Radosa MD, Anne Eaton PhD, Tari A. King MD
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Activated Caspase 3 Expression in Remnant Disease After Neoadjuvant Chemotherapy May Predict Outcomes of Breast Cancer Patients

Takanori Himuro MD, Yoshiya Horimoto MD, PhD, Atsushi Arakawa MD, PhD, Joe Matsuoka MS, Emi Tokuda MD, PhD, Masahiko Tanabe MD, PhD, Mitsue Saito MD, PhD
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Interobserver Agreement Between Pathologists Assessing Tumor-Infiltrating Lymphocytes (TILs) in Breast Cancer Using Methodology Proposed by the International TILs Working Group

Shannon K. Swisher, Yun Wu MD, PhD, Carlos A. Castaneda MD, Genvieve R. Lyons MSPH, Fei Yang MD, Coya Tapia MD, Xiuhong Wang MD, Sandro A. A. Casavilca MD, Roland Bassett MS, Miluska Castillo MD, Aysegul Sahin MD, Elizabeth A. Mittendorf MD, PhD
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Colorectal Cancer

Oncologic Outcomes of Extended Robotic Resection for Rectal Cancer

Ui Sup Shin MD, Y. Nancy You MD, MHSc, Alexander T. Nguyen MD, Brian K. Bednarski MD, Craig Messick MD, Dipen M. Maru MD, Erin M. Dean MS, Sa T. Nguyen, Chung-Yuan Hu MPH, Phd, George J. Chang MD, MS
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Colorectal Specialization Increases Lymph Node Yield: Evidence from a National Database

Arjun N. Jeganathan MD, Skandan Shanmugan MD, Joshua I. S. Bleier MD, Glenn M. Hall MD, Emily C. Paulson MD
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Efficacy of Early Postoperative Intraperitoneal Chemotherapy After Complete Surgical Resection of Peritoneal Metastasis from Colorectal Cancer: A Case–Control Study from a Single Center

Soo Yeun Park MD, Gyu-Seog Choi MD, PhD, Jun Seok Park MD, PhD, Hye Jin Kim MD, Chun-Seok Yang MD, Jong Gwang Kim MD, PhD, Byung Woog Kang MD, PhD
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Tissue Factor Pathway Inhibitor Gene Polymorphism −33T → C Predicts Improved Disease-Free Survival in Colorectal Cancer

A. K. Bazzarelli MD, BScPT, A. S. Scheer MD, MSc, L. H. Tai PhD, R. Seth MD, MSc, C. Tanese de Souza DVet, W. Petrcich MSc, D. J. Jonker MD, J. A. Maroun MD, M. Carrier MD, R. C. Auer MD, MSc
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Mixed Adeno-neuroendocrine Carcinoma: An Aggressive Clinical Entity

Shayna Brathwaite MD, Jonathan Rock MD, Martha M. Yearsley MD, Tanios Bekaii-Saab MD, Lai Wei PhD, Wendy L. Frankel MD, John Hays MD, Christina Wu MD, Sherif Abdel-Misih MD
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Regional Lymph Nodes Status and Ratio of Metastatic to Examined Lymph Nodes Correlate with Survival in Stage IV Colorectal Cancer

Shahid Ahmed MD, FRCPC, FACP, Anne Leis PhD, Selliah Chandra-Kanthan MD, Anthony Fields MD, Adnan Zaidi MD, Tahir Abbas MD, Duc Le MD, Bruce Reeder MD, PhD, Punam Pahwa PhD
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Endocrine Tumors

Epigenetic Alterations and Canonical Pathway Disruption in Papillary Thyroid Cancer: A Genome-wide Methylation Analysis

Michael G. White MD, Sapna Nagar MD, Briseis Aschebrook-Kilfoy PhD, Farzana Jasmine MD, PhD, Muhammad G. Kibriya MD, PhD, Habibul Ahsan MD, MMedSC, Peter Angelos MD, PhD, Edwin L. Kaplan MD, Raymon H. Grogan MD
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Delayed Calcium Normalization After Presumed Curative Parathyroidectomy is Not Associated with the Development of Persistent or Recurrent Primary Hyperparathyroidism

Victoria Lai MD, Tina W. F. Yen MD, MS, Kara Doffek BS, Azadeh A. Carr MD, Ty B. Carroll MD, Gilbert G. Fareau MD, Douglas B. Evans MD, Tracy S. Wang MD, MPH
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Gastrointestinal Oncology

Conditional Survival as a Patient Centered Metric for Patients with Appendiceal Adenocarcinoma

Yurie Sekigami BA, Rahul Rajeev MBBS, Fabian Johnston MD, MHS, T. Clark Gamblin MD, MS, Kiran K. Turaga MD, MPH
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Cytoreductive Surgery Combined with Hyperthermic Intraperitoneal Chemotherapy with Oxaliplatin Increases the Risk of Postoperative Hemorrhagic Complications: Analysis of Predictive Factors

Thibaut Charrier MD, Guillaume Passot MD, Julien Peron MD, Christelle Maurice MSc, Sashka Gocevska MD, François Quénet MD, PhD, Clarisse Eveno MD, PhD, Marc Pocard MD, PhD, Diane Goere MD, PhD, Dominique Elias MD, PhD, Pablo Ortega-Deballon MD, PhD, Delphine Vaudoyer MD, Eddy Cotte MD, PhD, Olivier Glehen MD, PhD
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Gynecologic Oncology

A Novel Perspective of Neoadjuvant Chemotherapy in Locally Advanced Cervical Cancer

David Cibula MD, PhD
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Type B versus Type C Radical Hysterectomy After Neoadjuvant Chemotherapy in Locally Advanced Cervical Carcinoma: A Propensity-Matched Analysis

Pierluigi Benedetti Panici MD, Violante Di Donato MD, PhD, Innocenza Palaia MD, PhD, Virginia Sibilla Visentin MD, Claudia Marchetti MD, Giorgia Perniola MD, Angela Musella MD, Maria Luisa Gasparri MD, Francesca Lecce MD, Ilaria Sabatucci MD, Marco Monti MD, Ludovico Muzii MD
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Impact of Indocyanine Green for Sentinel Lymph Node Mapping in Early Stage Endometrial and Cervical Cancer: Comparison with Conventional Radiotracer 99mTc and/or Blue Dye

Alessandro Buda MD, Cinzia Crivellaro MD, Federica Elisei MD, Giampaolo Di Martino MD, Luca Guerra MD, Elena De Ponti PhD, Marco Cuzzocrea MD, Daniela Giuliani MD, Federica Sina MD, Sonia Magni MD, Claudio Landoni MD, Rodolfo Milani MD
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Impact of Robotic Platforms on Surgical Approach and Costs in the Management of Morbidly Obese Patients with Newly Diagnosed Uterine Cancer

Mario M. Leitao MD, Wazim R. Narain MPH, Donna Boccamazzo BS, Vasileios Sioulas MD, Danielle Cassella MA, Jennifer A. Ducie MD, Ane Gerda Z. Eriksson MD, Yukio Sonoda MD, Dennis S. Chi MD, Carol L. Brown MD, Douglas A. Levine MD, Elizabeth L. Jewell MD, Oliver Zivanovic MD, Richard R. Barakat MD, Nadeem R. Abu-Rustum MD, Ginger J. Gardner MD
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Accuracy of Sentinel Lymph Node Mapping After Previous Hysterectomy in Patients with Occult Cervical Cancer

Andrea Papadia MD, PhD, Sara Imboden MD, Anja Fink MD, Maria Luisa Gasparri MD, Daniele Bolla MD, Michael D. Mueller MD
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Laparoscopic Indocyanine Green Sentinel Lymph Node Mapping in Endometrial Cancer

Andrea Papadia MD, PhD, Sara Imboden MD, Franziska Siegenthaler MD, Maria Luisa Gasparri MD, Stefan Mohr MD, Susanne Lanz MD, Michael D. Mueller MD
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Healthcare Policy and Outcomes

Fighting Global Disparities in Cancer Care: A Surgical Oncology View

Harald J. Hoekstra MD, PhD, Theo Wobbes MD, PhD, Erik Heineman MD, PhD, Samuel Haryono MD, PhD, Teguh Aryandono MD, PhD, Charles M. Balch MD
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Health-Related Quality of Life After Pancreatectomy: Results From a Randomized Controlled Trial

Anne A. Eaton MS, Mithat Gonen PhD, Paul Karanicolas MD, PhD, William R. Jarnagin MD, FACS, Michael I. D’Angelica MD, FACS, Ronald DeMatteo MD, FACS, T. Peter Kingham MD, FACS, Peter J. Allen MD, FACS
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A Comprehensive Program for the Enhancement of Accrual to Clinical Trials

Mark Porter MD, Bhuvaneswari Ramaswamy MD, Karen Beisler MPH, Poonam Neki MD, Nancy Single PhD, James Thomas MD, Janie Hofacker MS, Michael Caligiuri MD, William E. Carson III MD
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Hepatobiliary Tumors

HPB Surgery: The Specialty is Here to Stay, but the Training is in Evolution

Michael I. D’Angelica MD, William C. Chapman MD
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Consensus Conference on North American Training in Hepatopancreaticobiliary Surgery: A Review of the Conference and Presentation of Consensus Statements

D. Rohan Jeyarajah MD, Russell S. Berman MD, Majella Doyle MD, Sunil K. Geevarghese MD, Mitchell C. Posner MD, Douglas Farmer MD, Rebecca M. Minter MD
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High Resectability Rate of Initially Unresectable Colorectal Liver Metastases After UGT1A1-Adapted High-Dose Irinotecan Combined with LV5FU2 and Cetuximab: A Multicenter Phase II Study (ERBIFORT)

Jean Marc Phelip MD, PhD, Laurent Mineur MD, Christelle De la Fouchardière MD, Etienne Chatelut MD, PhD, Jean Louis Quesada, Xavier Roblin MD, PhD, Denis Pezet MD, PhD, Christophe Mendoza, Emmanuel Buc MD, PhD, Michel Rivoire MD, PhD
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Transthoracic Port Placement Increases Safety of Total Laparoscopic Posterior Sectionectomy

L. Schwarz MD, T. A. Aloia MD, C. Eng MD, G. J. Chang MD, J. N. Vauthey MD, Claudius Conrad MD, PhD
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Melanomas

The Diagnostic Value of PET/CT Imaging in Melanoma Groin Metastases

Julia van Wissen MD, Bernies van der Hiel MD, Jos A. van der Hage MD, PhD, Bart A. van de Wiel MD, Michel W. J. M. Wouters MD, PhD, Alexander C. J. van Akkooi MD, PhD
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Clinical Response and Regional Toxicity Following Isolated Limb Infusion Compared with Isolated Limb Perfusion for In-Transit Melanoma

Lesly A. Dossett MD, MPH, Ilan Ben-Shabat, Roger Olofsson Bagge MD, PhD, Jonathan S. Zager MD, FACS
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Is a Wider Margin (2 cm vs. 1 cm) for a 1.01–2.0 mm Melanoma Necessary?

Matthew P. Doepker MD, Zachary J. Thompson PhD, Kate J. Fisher MA, Maki Yamamoto MD, Kevin W. Nethers MS, Jennifer N. Harb MD, Matthew A. Applebaum MS, Ricardo J. Gonzalez MD, Amod A. Sarnaik MD, Jane L. Messina MD, Vernon K. Sondak MD, Jonathan S. Zager MD, FACS
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Palliative Care

Complications After Percutaneous Pedicle Screw Fixation for the Treatment of Unstable Spinal Metastases

Anne L. Versteeg MD, Jorrit-Jan Verlaan MD, PhD, Paul de Baat MD, Tim U. Jiya MD, Agnita Stadhouder MD, Carel H. Diekerhof MD, Guido B. van Solinge MD, F. Cumhur Oner MD, PhD
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Reconstructive Oncology

A Prospective Study on Skin-Sparing Mastectomy for Immediate Breast Reconstruction with Latissimus Dorsi Flap After Neoadjuvant Chemotherapy and Radiotherapy in Invasive Breast Carcinoma

Cécile Zinzindohoué MD, Pierre Bertrand MD, Aude Michel PhD, Emilie Monrigal MD, Bernard Miramand MD, Nicolas Sterckers MD, Christelle Faure MD, Hélène Charitansky MD, Marian Gutowski MD, Monique Cohen MD, Gilles Houvenaeghel MD, PhD, Frederic Trentini MD, Pedro Raro MD, Jean-Pierre Daures MD, PhD, Sandy Lacombe MA
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Impact of Neoadjuvant and Adjuvant Chemotherapy on Immediate Tissue Expander Breast Reconstruction

Utku C. Dolen MD, Alexandra C. Schmidt MD, Grace T. Um MD, Ketan Sharma MD, Michael Naughton MD, Imran Zoberi MD, Julie M. Margenthaler MD, FACS, Terence M. Myckatyn MD, FACS, FRCSC
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Thoracic Oncology

Comparison of Definitive Chemoradiotherapy in Locally Advanced Esophageal Squamous Cell Carcinoma

Bin Yao MSc, Bingxu Tan MD, Cong Wang MD, Qingxu Song MSc, Jianbo Wang MD, PhD, Shanghai Guan MD, Yibin Jia MD, Yanan Ma BS, Xiaochen Huang MSc, Yi Sun MSc, Yufeng Cheng MD
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Translational Research and Biomarkers

Central, But Not Peripheral, Circulating Tumor Cells are Prognostic in Patients Undergoing Resection of Colorectal Cancer Liver Metastases

Ashton A. Connor MD, Kate McNamara MD, Eisar Al-Sukhni MD, MSc, Jacob Diskin BSc, David Chan BSc, Colleen Ash BSc, Lori E. Lowes PhD, Alison L. Allan PhD, George Zogopoulos MD, PhD, Carol-Anne Moulton MD, PhD, Steven Gallinger MD, MSc
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