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Volume 24, Number 12 / November, 2017

Bone and Soft Tissue Sarcomas

The Oncologic Impact of Postoperative Complications Following Resection of Truncal and Extremity Soft Tissue Sarcomas

Justine S. Broecker BA, Cecilia G. Ethun MD, David K. Monson MD, Alexandra G. Lopez-Aguiar MD, Nina Le BS, Mia McInnis BS, Karen Godette MD, Nickolas B. Reimer MD, Shervin V. Oskouei MD, Keith A. Delman MD, Charles A. Staley MD, Shishir K. Maithel MD, Kenneth Cardona MD, FACS
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Breast Oncology

Evolution of the Staging System in Breast Cancer

Cory A. Donovan MD, Armando E. Giuliano MD
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All HER2-Positive Tumors are not Created Equal

Elizabeth A. Mittendorf MD, PhD, Mariana Chavez-MacGregor MD, MSc
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Sexual Function and Breast-Specific Sensuality Remain Important After Breast Cancer Surgery

Sarah A. McLaughlin MD, Lauren F. Cornell MD, Dawn M. Mussallem
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Bioscore: A Staging System for Breast Cancer Patients that Reflects the Prognostic Significance of Underlying Tumor Biology

Elizabeth A. Mittendorf MD, PhD, Mariana Chavez-MacGregor MD, MSC, Jose Vila MD, Min Yi MD, PhD, Daphne Y. Lichtensztajn MD, Christina A. Clarke PhD, MPH, Sharon H. Giordano MD, MPH, Kelly K. Hunt MD
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Incorporation of Treatment Response, Tumor Grade and Receptor Status Improves Staging Quality in Breast Cancer Patients Treated with Neoadjuvant Chemotherapy

John R. Bergquist MS, MA, MD, Brittany L. Murphy MD, MS, Curtis B. Storlie PhD, Elizabeth B. Habermann PhD, MPH, Judy C. Boughey MD
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Surgeon and Radiation Oncologist Views on Omission of Adjuvant Radiotherapy for Older Women with Early-Stage Breast Cancer

Dean A. Shumway MD, Kent A. Griffith MS, MPH, Michael S. Sabel MD, Rochelle D. Jones MS, Julie M. Forstner MD, Terri L. Bott-Kothari MD, Sarah T. Hawley PhD, Jacqueline Jeruss MD, PhD, Reshma Jagsi MD, DPhil
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The Optimal Treatment Plan to Avoid Axillary Lymph Node Dissection in Early-Stage Breast Cancer Patients Differs by Surgical Strategy and Tumor Subtype

Melissa Pilewskie MD, Emily C. Zabor MS, Anita Mamtani MD, Andrea V. Barrio MD, Michelle Stempel MPH, Monica Morrow MD
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Surgical Upstaging Rates for Vacuum Assisted Biopsy Proven DCIS: Implications for Active Surveillance Trials

Lars J. Grimm MD, MHS, Marc D. Ryser PhD, Ann H. Partridge MD, MPH, Alastair M. Thompson MD, Jeremy S. Thomas MBBS, Jelle Wesseling MD, PhD, E. Shelley Hwang MD, MPH
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Adjunctive Breast-Specific Gamma Imaging for Detecting Cancer in Women with Calcifications at Mammography

Hyun Woo Chung MD, PhD, Young So MD, PhD, Jung-Hyun Yang MD, PhD, Kyoung Sik Park MD, PhD, Young Bum Yoo MD, PhD, Nami Choi MD, PhD, Mi Young Kim MD, Jayoun Kim PhD, Eun Jeong Lee MD, PhD
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Flat Epithelial Atypia on Core Biopsy and Upgrade to Cancer: a Systematic Review and Meta-Analysis

Anatoliy V. Rudin MD, Tanya L. Hoskin MS, Aodhnait Fahy BMBCh, Ann M. Farrell MD, Aziza Nassar MD, Karthik Ghosh MD, Amy C. Degnim MD
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Patient Age and Tumor Subtype Predict the Extent of Axillary Surgery Among Breast Cancer Patients Eligible for the American College of Surgeons Oncology Group Trial Z0011

Cecilia T. Ong MD, Samantha M. Thomas MS, Rachel C. Blitzblau MD, PhD, Oluwadamilola M. Fayanju MD, MA, MPHS, Tristen S. Park MD, Jennifer K. Plichta MD, MS, Laura H. Rosenberger MD, MS, Terry Hyslop PhD, E. Shelley Hwang MD, MPH, Rachel A. Greenup MD, MPH
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Radioactive Seed Localization Versus Wire-Guided Localization for Nonpalpable Breast Cancer: A Cost and Operating Room Efficiency Analysis

Yimeng Zhang MD, Jean Seely MD, FRCPC, Erin Cordeiro MD, MSc, FRCSC, Joshua Hefler MD, Kednapa Thavorn PhD, Mukta Mahajan MD, Sue Domina MRT(R), BA, Jon Aro BSc, Andrea Marie Ibrahim MSc, Angel Arnaout MD, MSc, FRCSC, Denis Gravel MD, FRCPC, Carolyn Nessim MD, MSc, FRCSC, FACS
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Colorectal Cancer

A Multicenter Phase 2 Study on the Feasibility and Efficacy of Neoadjuvant Chemotherapy Without Radiotherapy for Locally Advanced Rectal Cancer

Suguru Hasegawa MD, PhD, FACS, Saori Goto MD, Takuya Matsumoto MD, PhD, Koya Hida MD, PhD, Kenji Kawada MD, PhD, Ryo Matsusue MD, PhD, Takashi Yamaguchi MD, PhD, Ryuta Nishitai MD, PhD, Dai Manaka MD, PhD, Shigeru Kato MD, PhD, Yoshio Kadokawa MD, PhD, Satoshi Yamanokuchi MD, PhD, Junichiro Kawamura MD, PhD, Masazumi Zaima MD, PhD, Takahisa Kyogoku MD, PhD, Akiyoshi Kanazawa MD, PhD, FACS, Yukiko
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Predictors of Bowel Function in Long-term Rectal Cancer Survivors with Anastomosis

Mubarika Alavi MS, Christopher S. Wendel MS, Robert S. Krouse MD, FACS, Larissa Temple MD, MSc, FACS, Mark C. Hornbrook PhD, Joanna E. Bulkley PhD, Carmit K. McMullen PhD, Marcia Grant RN, PhD, FAAN, Lisa J. Herrinton PhD
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External Validation of the Prognostic Nomogram (COMPASS) for Patients with Peritoneal Carcinomatosis of Colorectal Cancer

Karel Demey MD, Albert Wolthuis PhD, Anthony de Buck van Overstraeten MD, Steffen Fieuws, Vincent Vandecaveye PhD, Eric Van Cutsem PhD, André D’Hoore PhD
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Endocrine Tumors

Peritoneal Metastases from Gastroenteropancreatic Neuroendocrine Tumors

Andrea Frilling MD, PhD, Ashley K. Clift BA, MBBS
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Risk Factors for Lateral Neck Recurrence of N0/N1a Papillary Thyroid Cancer

Yehree Kim MD, Jong-Lyel Roh MD, PhD, Gyungyup Gong MD, PhD, Kyung-Ja Cho MD, PhD, Seung-Ho Choi MD, PhD, Soon Yuhl Nam MD, PhD, Sang Yoon Kim MD, PhD
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The Impact of Nodal Dissection on Staging in Adrenocortical Carcinoma

Suraj Panjwani MBBS, Maureen D. Moore MD, Katherine D. Gray MD, Brendan M. Finnerty MD, Toni Beninato MD, Laurent Brunaud MD, Thomas J. Fahey III MD, Rasa Zarnegar MD
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Clinical Predictors of Malignancy in Patients with Pheochromocytoma and Paraganglioma

Mashaal Dhir MD, Wei Li, Melissa E. Hogg MD, David L. Bartlett MD, Sally E. Carty MD, Kelly L. McCoy MD, Sue M. Challinor MD, Linwah Yip MD
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Gastrointestinal Oncology

Recurrence Pattern and Lymph Node Metastasis of Adenocarcinoma at the Esophagogastric Junction

Yun-Suhk Suh MD, Kyung-Goo Lee MD, Seung-Young Oh MD, Seong-Ho Kong MD, Hyuk-Joon Lee MD, Woo-Ho Kim MD, Han-Kwang Yang MD
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Conversion to Complete Cytoreductive Surgery and Hyperthermic Intraperitoneal Chemotherapy for Malignant Peritoneal Mesothelioma After Bidirectional Chemotherapy

Florence Le Roy MD, Maximiliano Gelli MD, Antoine Hollebecque MD, Charles Honoré MD, PhD, Valerie Boige MD, PhD, Peggy Dartigues MD, Leonor Benhaim MD, PhD, David Malka MD, PhD, Michel Ducreux MD, PhD, Dominique Elias MD, PhD, Diane Goéré MD, PhD
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Adjuvant Chemoradiotherapy for Non-Pretreated Gastric Cancer

V. K. Y. Ho MSc, E. P. M. Jansen PhD, B. P. L. Wijnhoven PhD, K. J. Neelis PhD, J. W. van Sandick PhD, R. H. A. Verhoeven PhD, V. E. P. Lemmens PhD, H. W. M. van Laarhoven PhD
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Endoscopic Ultrasound as a Pretreatment Clinical Staging Tool for Gastric Cancer: Association with Pathology and Outcome

Ryan P. Merkow MD, MS, Gabriel Herrera MD, Debra A. Goldman MS, Hans Gerdes MD, Mark A. Schattner MD, Arnold J. Markowitz MD, Vivian E. Strong MD, Murray F. Brennan MD, Daniel G. Coit MD
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Utility of Appendiceal Calcifications Detected on Computed Tomography as a Predictor for an Underlying Appendiceal Epithelial Neoplasm

Tara L. Sagebiel MD, Amr Mohamed MD, Aurelio Matamoros MD, Melissa W. Taggart MD, Fred Doamekpor MD, Kanwal P. Raghav MD, Gary N. Mann MD, Paul F. Mansfield MD, Cathy Eng MD, Richard E. Royal MD, Wai Chin Foo MD, Joe E. Ensor, Keith F. Fournier MD, Michael J. Overman MD
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Anatomy of the Transverse Mesocolon Based on Embryology for Laparoscopic Complete Mesocolic Excision of Right-Sided Colon Cancer

Takeru Matsuda MD, PhD, Yasuo Sumi MD, PhD, Kimihiro Yamashita MD, PhD, Hiroshi Hasegawa MD, PhD, Masashi Yamamoto MD, PhD, Yoshiko Matsuda MD, PhD, Shingo Kanaji MD, PhD, Taro Oshikiri MD, PhD, Tetsu Nakamura MD, PhD, Satoshi Suzuki MD, PhD, Yoshihiro Kakeji MD, PhD
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Redefining the Positive Margin in Pancreatic Cancer: Impact on Patterns of Failure, Long-Term Survival and Adjuvant Therapy

Arsen Osipov MD, Nicholas Nissen MD, Joanne Rutgers MD, Deepti Dhall MD, Jason Naziri BS, Shefali Chopra MD, Quanlin Li MS, Andrew Eugene Hendifar MD, MPH, Richard Tuli MD, PhD
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Validation of the 8th Edition of the AJCC TNM Staging System for Gastric Cancer using the National Cancer Database

Haejin In MD, MBA, MPH, I. Solsky MD, B. Palis MA, M. Langdon-Embry MS, J. Ajani MD, T. Sano MD, PhD
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Gynecologic Oncology

Prognostic Value of the Age-Adjusted Charlson Comorbidity Index (ACCI) on Short- and Long-Term Outcome in Patients with Advanced Primary Epithelial Ovarian Cancer

Annett Kahl MD, Andreas du Bois MD, PhD, Philipp Harter MD, PhD, Sonia Prader MD, Stephanie Schneider MD, Florian Heitz MD, Alexander Traut MD, Pier Francesco Alesina MD, Beate Meier MD, Martin Walz MD, PhD, Annettte Brueckner MD, Harald-Thomas Groeben MD, PhD, Violeta Brunkhorst MD, Sebastian Heikaus MD, PhD, Beyhan Ataseven MD, PhD
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A Review of Thoracic and Mediastinal Cytoreductive Techniques in Advanced Ovarian Cancer: Extending the Boundaries

Sara Nasser MD, Mara Kyrgiou MD, PhD, Jonathan Krell MD, PhD, Dimitrios Haidopoulos MD, Robert Bristow MD, PhD, Christina Fotopoulou MD, PhD
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Head and Neck Oncology

Treatment Deintensification for Human Papillomavirus-Associated Oropharyngeal Cancer

Demetri Arnaoutakis MD, Baran D. Sumer MD, FACS
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Transoral Resection of Human Papillomavirus (HPV)-Positive Squamous Cell Carcinoma of the Oropharynx: Outcomes with and Without Adjuvant Therapy

Ryan S. Jackson MD, Parul Sinha MBBS, MS, Joseph Zenga MD, Dorina Kallogjeri MD, MPH, Jasmina Suko MSc, Eliot Martin PA-C, Eric J. Moore MD, Bruce H. Haughey MBChB, MS
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Health Services Research and Global Oncology

Hospitalization in the Year Preceding Major Oncologic Surgery Increases Risk for Adverse Postoperative Events

Catherine E. Sharoky MD, Karole T. Collier BS, Christopher J. Wirtalla BA, Andrew J. Sinnamon MD, Madalyn G. Neuwirth MD, Lindsay E. Kuo MD, MBA, Robert E. Roses MD, Douglas L. Fraker MD, Giorgos C. Karakousis MD, Rachel R. Kelz MD, MSCE
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Association Between Patient Satisfaction and Short-Term Outcomes After Major Cancer Surgery

Deborah R. Kaye MD, Caroline R. Richardson MD, Zaojun Ye MS, Lindsey A. Herrel MD, MS, Chad Ellimoottil MD, MS, David C. Miller MD, MPH
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Hepatobiliary Tumors

Utility of Serum Inflammatory Markers for Predicting Microvascular Invasion and Survival for Patients with Hepatocellular Carcinoma

Jian Zheng MD, Ken Seier MS, Mithat Gonen PhD, Vinod P. Balachandran MD, T. Peter Kingham MD, Michael I. D’Angelica MD, Peter J. Allen MD, William R. Jarnagin MD, Ronald P. DeMatteo MD
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Pancreatic Tumors

Patients Treated with Preoperative Chemoradiation for Pancreatic Ductal Adenocarcinoma have Impaired Bone Density, a Predictor of Distant Metastasis

Daisaku Yamada MD, PhD, Hidetoshi Eguchi MD, PhD, Yoshifumi Iwagami MD, PhD, Yosuke Mukai MD, Yasuji Hashimoto MD, Tadafumi Asaoka MD, PhD, Takehiro Noda MD, PhD, Koichi Kawamoto MD, PhD, Kunihito Gotoh MD, PhD, Shogo Kobayashi MD, PhD, Yutaka Takeda MD, PhD, Masahiro Tanemura MD, PhD, Masaki Mori MD, PhD, Yuichiro Doki MD, PhD
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Conversion of Minimally Invasive Distal Pancreatectomy: Predictors and Outcomes

Ibrahim Nassour MD, MSCS, Sam C. Wang MD, Matthew R. Porembka MD, Mathew M. Augustine MD, PhD, Adam C. Yopp MD, John C. Mansour MD, Rebecca M. Minter MD, Michael A. Choti MD, MBA, Patricio M. Polanco MD
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Visceral Adiposity and Sarcopenic Visceral Obesity are Associated with Poor Prognosis After Resection of Pancreatic Cancer

Shinya Okumura MD, PhD, Toshimi Kaido MD, PhD, Yuhei Hamaguchi MD, PhD, Atsushi Kobayashi MD, Hisaya Shirai MD, Siyuan Yao MD, Shintaro Yagi MD, PhD, Naoko Kamo MD, PhD, Etsuro Hatano MD, PhD, Hideaki Okajima MD, PhD, Kyoichi Takaori MD, PhD, Shinji Uemoto MD, PhD
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Thoracic Oncology

Negative Impact of Skeletal Muscle Wasting After Neoadjuvant Chemotherapy Followed by Surgery on Survival for Patients with Thoracic Esophageal Cancer

Shuhei Mayanagi MD, PhD, Yasuhiro Tsubosa MD, PhD, Katsuhiro Omae PhD, Masahiro Niihara MD, PhD, Tsuneyuki Uchida MD, Takahiro Tsushima MD, Tomoya Yokota MD, PhD, Hiroshi Sato MD, PhD, Tateaki Naito MD, PhD, Hirofumi Yasui MD
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Surgical Outcomes of Isolated Malignant Pulmonary Nodules in Patients with a History of Breast Cancer

Zuodong Song MD, Ting Ye MD, PhD, Longfei Ma MD, Jiaqing Xiang MD, PhD, Haiquan Chen MD, PhD
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Translational Research and Biomarkers

Upregulation of the ESR1 Gene and ESR Ratio (ESR1/ESR2) is Associated with a Worse Prognosis in Papillary Thyroid Carcinoma: The Impact of the Estrogen Receptor α/β Expression on Clinical Outcomes in Papillary Thyroid Carcinoma Patients

Jin Wook Yi MD, Su-jin Kim MD, PhD, Jong Kyu Kim MD, Chan Yong Seong MD, Hyeong Won Yu MD, Young Jun Chai MD, June Young Choi MD, Kyu Eun Lee MD, PhD
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Clinical Impact of Tumor-Infiltrating Lymphocytes in Esophageal Squamous Cell Carcinoma

Tomoya Sudo MD, PhD, Ryosuke Nishida MD, Akihiko Kawahara PhD, Kouhei Saisho MD, Koshi Mimori MD, PhD, Akira Yamada PhD, Atsuhi Mizoguchi MD, PhD, Kazutaka Kadoya MD, Satoru Matono MD, PhD, Naoki Mori MD, PhD, Toshiaki Tanaka MD, PhD, Yoshito Akagi MD, PhD
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FBXO50 Enhances the Malignant Behavior of Gastric Cancer Cells

Takashi Miwa MD, Mitsuro Kanda MD, PhD, FACS, Haruyoshi Tanaka MD, Chie Tanaka MD, PhD, Daisuke Kobayashi MD, PhD, Shinichi Umeda MD, Naoki Iwata MD, PhD, Masamichi Hayashi MD, PhD, Suguru Yamada MD, PhD, FACS, Tsutomu Fujii MD, PhD, FACS, Michitaka Fujiwara MD, PhD, Yasuhiro Kodera MD, PhD, FACS
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Elevated Interleukin-13 Receptor Alpha 1 Expression in Tumor Cells Is Associated with Poor Prognosis in Patients with Invasive Breast Cancer

Min Hui Park BS, Hee Jung Kwon MD, Jae-Ryong Kim MD, PhD, Byungheon Lee MD, PhD, Soo Jung Lee MD, PhD, Young Kyung Bae MD, PhD
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Global Level of Plasma DNA Methylation is Associated with Overall Survival in Patients with Hepatocellular Carcinoma

Chih-Ching Yeh PhD, Abhishek Goyal MD, Jing Shen PhD, Hui-chen Wu PhD, Joshua A. Strauss MD, Qiao Wang, Irina Gurvich MS, Rachael A. Safyan MD, Gulam A. Manji MD, PhD, Mary V. Gamble PhD, Abby B. Siegel MD, MS, Regina M. Santella PhD
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