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Volume 25, Number 5 / May, 2018

Bone and Soft Tissue Sarcomas

The New American Joint Commission on Cancer Staging System for Soft Tissue Sarcomas: Splitting versus Lumping

Sam S. Yoon MD
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Comparative Performance of the 7th and 8th Editions of the American Joint Committee on Cancer Staging Systems for Soft Tissue Sarcoma of the Trunk and Extremities

Sarah B. Fisher MD, Yi-Ju Chiang MSPH, Barry W. Feig MD, Janice N. Cormier MD, MPH, Kelly K. Hunt MD, Keila E. Torres MD, Christina L. Roland MD
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Recurrence-Free Survival After Resection of Gastric Gastrointestinal Stromal Tumors Classified According to a Strict Definition of Tumor Rupture: A Population-Based Study

Toto Hølmebakk MD, Ivar Hompland MD, Bodil Bjerkehagen MD, PhD, Stephan Stoldt MD, Øyvind Sverre Bruland MD, PhD, Kirsten Sundby Hall MD, PhD, Kjetil Boye MD, PhD
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Breast Oncology

A Predictive Model for Axillary Node Pathologic Complete Response after Neoadjuvant Chemotherapy for Breast Cancer

Olga Kantor MD, Lynn McNulty Sipsy MD, Katharine Yao MD, Ted A. James MD, MS, FACS
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Risk of Regional Recurrence After Negative Repeat Sentinel Lymph Node Biopsy in Patients with Ipsilateral Breast Tumor Recurrence

Ingrid G. M. Poodt MD, Guusje Vugts MD, PhD, Adriana J. G. Maaskant-Braat MD, PhD, Robert-Jan Schipper MD, PhD, Adri C. Voogd PhD, Grard A. P. Nieuwenhuijzen MD, PhD
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Internal Mammary Lymph Node Biopsy During Free-Flap Breast Reconstruction: Optimizing Adjuvant Breast Cancer Treatment Through Comprehensive Staging

Oscar Ochoa MD, FACS, Vitali Azouz MD, Alfredo Santillan MD, MPH, Steven Pisano MD, Minas Chrysopoulo MD, Peter Ledoux MD, Gary Arishita MD, Norma Ketchum MS, Joel E. Michalek PhD, Chet Nastala MD, FACS
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Repeat Sentinel Lymph Node Biopsy for Ipsilateral Breast Tumor Recurrence: A Systematic Review of the Results and Impact on Prognosis

Ingrid G. M. Poodt MD, Guusje Vugts MD, PhD, Robert-Jan Schipper MD, PhD, Grard A. P. Nieuwenhuijzen MD, PhD
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Single-Axillary-Incision Endoscopic-Assisted Hybrid Technique for Nipple-Sparing Mastectomy: Technique, Preliminary Results, and Patient-Reported Cosmetic Outcome from Preliminary 50 Procedures

Hung-Wen Lai MD, PhD, Shih-Lung Lin MD, Shou-Tung Chen MD, Ka-Man Kuok MD, Shu-Ling Chen MS, Ya-Ling Lin BS, Dar-Ren Chen MD, Shou-Jen Kuo MD
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Contrast-Enhanced Spectral Mammography is Comparable to MRI in the Assessment of Residual Breast Cancer Following Neoadjuvant Systemic Therapy

Bhavika K. Patel MD, Talal Hilal MD, Matthew Covington MD, Nan Zhang MS, Heidi E. Kosiorek MS, Marc Lobbes MD, PhD, Donald W. Northfelt MD, Barbara A. Pockaj MD
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Colorectal Cancer

Vertical Rectus Abdominis Musculocutaneous Flap Repair Improves Perineal Wound Healing after Abdominoperineal Resection for Irradiated Locally Advanced Rectal Cancer

Milan Spasojevic MD, PhD, Anthony B. Mariathasan MD, Mariusz Goscinski MD, PhD, Ebbe B. Thorgersen MD, PhD, Arne M. Solbakken MD, Hans-Petter Gullestad MD, Truls Ryder MD, Kjersti Flatmark MD, PhD, Stein G. Larsen MD, PhD
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Development and Validation of a Prediction Model for Postoperative Peritoneal Metastasis After Curative Resection of Colon Cancer

Hiroshi Nagata MD, Soichiro Ishihara MD, PhD, Koji Oba PhD, Toshiaki Tanaka MD, PhD, Keisuke Hata MD, PhD, Kazushige Kawai MD, PhD, Hiroaki Nozawa MD, PhD
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The Negative Impact of Body Mass Index on the Tumor Microenvironment in Colon Cancer: Results of a Prospective Trial

Devin C. Flaherty DO, PhD, FACOS, John R. Jalas MD, PhD, Myung S. Sim PhD, Alexander Stojadinovic MD, MBA, FACS, Mladjan Protic MD, PhD, FACS, Delphine J. Lee MD, PhD, Anton J. Bilchik MD, PhD, MBA, FACS
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Barriers to the Interpretation of Body Composition in Colorectal Cancer: A Review of the Methodological Inconsistency and Complexity of the CT-Defined Body Habitus

Jessica J. Hopkins BSc, MD, Daniel Skubleny BSc, MD, David L. Bigam BSc, MD, Vickie E. Baracos BSc, PhD, Dean T. Eurich BA, MSc, PhD, Michael B. Sawyer BSc, MD
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Endocrine Tumors

Recontacting Patients with Updated Genetic Testing Recommendations for Medullary Thyroid Carcinoma and Pheochromocytoma or Paraganglioma

Minerva A. Romero Arenas MD, MPH, Thereasa A. Rich MS, Samuel M. Hyde MMSc, Naifa L. Busaidy MD, Gilbert J. Cote PhD, Mimi I. Hu MD, Robert F. Gagel MD, Paul W. Gidley MD, Camilo Jimenez MD, Michael E. Kupferman MD, Susan K. Peterson PhD, MPH, Steven I. Sherman MD, Anita Ying MD, Roland L. Bassett Jr. MS, Steven G. Waguespack MD, Nancy D. Perrier MD, Elizabeth G. Grubbs MD, FACS
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4D-CT is Superior to Ultrasound and Sestamibi for Localizing Recurrent Parathyroid Disease

Moska Hamidi MD, Michael Sullivan MD, George Hunter MD, Leena Hamberg PhD, Nancy L. Cho MD, Atul A. Gawande MD, Gerard M. Doherty MD, Francis D. Moore Jr. MD, Matthew A. Nehs MD
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Reasons Associated with Total Thyroidectomy as Initial Surgical Management of an Indeterminate Thyroid Nodule

Trevor E. Angell MD, Chirag M. Vyas MBBS, MPH, Justine A. Barletta MD, Edmund S. Cibas MD, Nancy L. Cho MD, Gerard M. Doherty MD, Atul A. Gawande MD, Brooke E. Howitt MD, Jeffrey F. Krane MD, PhD, Ellen Marqusee MD, Kyle C. Strickland MD, PhD, Erik K. Alexander MD, Francis D. Moore Jr. MD, Matthew A. Nehs MD
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Predicting Survival and Response to Treatment in Gastroesophageal Neuroendocrine Tumors: An Analysis of the National Cancer Database

Katherine D. Gray MD, Maureen D. Moore MD, Suraj Panjwani MBBS, Adham Elmously MD, Cheguevara Afaneh MD, Thomas J. Fahey III MD, Rasa Zarnegar MD
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Impact of Micro- and Macroscopically Positive Surgical Margins on Survival after Resection of Adrenocortical Carcinoma

Kevin L. Anderson Jr. MHS, Mohamed A. Adam MD, Samantha M. Thomas MS, Linda Youngwirth MD, Michael T. Stang MD, Randall P. Scheri MD, Sanziana A. Roman MD, Julie A. Sosa MD, MA
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Gastrointestinal Oncology

Prediction of Overall Survival and Novel Classification of Patients with Gastric Cancer Using the Survival Recurrent Network

Sung Eun Oh MD, Sung Wook Seo MD, PhD, Min-Gew Choi MD, Tae Sung Sohn MD, Jae Moon Bae MD, Sung Kim MD
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Sarcopenia and Comorbidity in Gastric Cancer Surgery as a Useful Combined Factor to Predict Eventual Death from Other Causes

Kazuya Kuwada MD, Shinji Kuroda MD, PhD, Satoru Kikuchi MD, PhD, Ryuichi Yoshida MD, PhD, Masahiko Nishizaki MD, PhD, Shunsuke Kagawa MD, PhD, Toshiyoshi Fujiwara MD, PhD
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Neural Invasion is a Significant Contributor to Peritoneal Recurrence in Signet Ring Cell Gastric Carcinoma

Dakeun Lee MD, PhD, Sang-Yong Son MD, Young-Bae Kim MD, PhD, Sang-Uk Han MD, PhD, Hoon Hur MD, PhD
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Efficacy of Adjuvant S-1 Versus XELOX Chemotherapy for Patients with Gastric Cancer After D2 Lymph Node Dissection: A Retrospective, Multi-Center Observational Study

In-Hwan Kim MD, PhD, Sung-Soo Park MD, PhD, Chang-Min Lee MD, PhD, Min Chan Kim MD, PhD, In-Kyu Kwon MD, PhD, Jae-Seok Min MD, PhD, Hyoung-Il Kim MD, PhD, Han Hong Lee MD, PhD, Sang-Il Lee MD, PhD, Hyundong Chae MD, PhD
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Cytoreductive Surgery Plus Hyperthermic Intraperitoneal Chemotherapy for Peritoneal Metastases From a Small Bowel Adenocarcinoma: Multi-Institutional Experience

Yang Liu MD, Yutaka Yonemura MD, PhD, Edward A. Levine MD, PhD, Olivier Glehen MD, PhD, Diane Goere MD, PhD, Dominique Elias MD, PhD, David L. Morris MD, PhD, Paul H. Sugarbaker MD, FACS, FRCS, Jean J. Tuech MD, PhD, Peter Cashin MD, PhD, John D. Spiliotis MD, PhD, Ignace de Hingh MD, PhD, Wim Ceelen MD, PhD, Joel M. Baumgartner MD, PhD, Pompiliu Piso MD, PhD, Kanji Katayama MD, PhD, Marcello Dera
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Adjuvant Therapy Is Associated With Improved Survival in Resected Perihilar Cholangiocarcinoma: A Propensity Matched Study

Ibrahim Nassour MD, Ali A. Mokdad MD, Matthew R. Porembka MD, Michael A. Choti MD, Patricio M. Polanco MD, John C. Mansour MD, Rebecca M. Minter MD, Sam C. Wang MD, Adam C. Yopp MD
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Cytoplasmic Hu-Antigen R (HuR) Expression is Associated with Poor Survival in Patients with Surgically Resected Cholangiocarcinoma Treated with Adjuvant Gemcitabine-Based Chemotherapy

Kazuhiro Toyota MD, Yoshiaki Murakami MD, Naru Kondo MD, Kenichiro Uemura MD, Naoya Nakagawa MD, Shinya Takahashi MD, Taijiro Sueda MD
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A Population-based Study on Lymph Node Retrieval in Patients with Esophageal Cancer: Results from the Dutch Upper Gastrointestinal Cancer Audit

L. R. van der Werf MD, J. L. Dikken MD, PhD, M. I. van Berge Henegouwen MD, PhD, V. E. P. P. Lemmens PhD, G. A. P. Nieuwenhuijzen MD, PhD, B. P. L. Wijnhoven MD, PhD
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Elucidation of the Anatomical Mechanism of Nodal Skip Metastasis in Superficial Thoracic Esophageal Squamous Cell Carcinoma

Yuji Kumakura MD, Takehiko Yokobori MD, PhD, Tomonori Yoshida MD, Keigo Hara MD, Makoto Sakai MD, PhD, Makoto Sohda MD, PhD, Tatsuya Miyazaki MD, PhD, Hideaki Yokoo MD, PhD, Tadashi Handa MS, Tetsunari Oyama MD, PhD, Hiroshi Yorifuji MD, PhD, Hiroyuki Kuwano MD, PhD
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Head and Neck Oncology

Moving Toward Improved Outcomes in Salvage Laryngectomy

Brett A. Miles DDS, MD
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Hypothyroidism and Wound Healing After Salvage Laryngectomy

Andrew J. Rosko MD, Andrew C. Birkeland MD, Emily Bellile MS, Kevin J. Kovatch MD, Ashley L. Miller MD, Craig C. Jaffe MD, Andrew G. Shuman MD, Steven B. Chinn MD, Chaz L. Stucken MD, Kelly M. Malloy MD, Jeffrey S. Moyer MD, Keith A. Casper MD, Mark E. P. Prince MD, Carol R. Bradford MD, Gregory T. Wolf MD, Douglas B. Chepeha MD, Matthew E. Spector MD
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Health Services Research and Global Oncology

Denis Parsons Burkitt, an Overlooked Surgical Oncologist

Blake Cady MD
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Racial and Socioeconomic Differences in the Use of High-Volume Commission on Cancer-Accredited Hospitals for Cancer Surgery in the United States

Nabil Wasif MD, MPH, David Etzioni MD, MS, Elizabeth B. Habermann MPH, PhD, Amit Mathur MD, MS, Barbara A. Pockaj MD, Richard J. Gray MD, Yu-Hui Chang PhD
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Hepatobiliary Tumors

Precision Hilar Cholangiocarcinoma Surgery

Thomas A. Aloia MD
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Minimally Invasive Liver Surgery: Has it Achieved the Standard of Care?

Sean P. Cleary
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The Impact of Intraoperative Re-Resection of a Positive Bile Duct Margin on Clinical Outcomes for Hilar Cholangiocarcinoma

Xu-Feng Zhang MD, PhD, Malcolm H. Squires III MD, MS, Fabio Bagante MD, Cecilia G. Ethun MD, Ahmed Salem MD, Sharon M. Weber MD, Thuy Tran MD, George Poultsides MD, Andre Y. Son MD, Ioannis Hatzaras MD, Linda Jin MD, Ryan C. Fields MD, Matthew Weiss MD, Charles Scoggins MD, Robert C. G. Martin MD, Chelsea A. Isom MD, Kamron Idrees MD, Harveshp D. Mogal MD, Perry Shen MD, Shishir K. Maithel MD, Car
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Left Lobe Mobilization Strategy of Right-Sided Major Hepatectomy for Treatment of a Tumor Causing Severe Inferior Vena Cava Compression: A Novel Strategy Using the Modified Liver-Hanging Maneuver

Kenichiro Araki MD, PhD, Norio Kubo MD, PhD, Norihiro Ishii MD, Mariko Tsukagoshi MD, Takamichi Igarashi MD, Akira Watanabe MD, PhD, Hiroyuki Kuwano MD, PhD, FACS, Ken Shirabe MD, PhD
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Right Trisectionectomy and Caval Reconstruction with Peritoneal Patch Under Short Total Vascular Exclusion for Hepatocellular Carcinoma with Tumoral Thrombus in Suprahepatic Vena Cava

Safi Dokmak MD, Béatrice Aussilhou MD, Tiziana Marchese MD, Nizar Kardoun MD, François Cauchy MD, Anne Sophie Schneck MD, Olivier Soubrane MD
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Melanomas

Unique Genes in Tumor-Positive Sentinel Lymph Nodes Associated with Nonsentinel Lymph Node Metastases in Melanoma

Michael E. Egger MD, MPH, Deyi Xiao MD, Hongying Hao MD, PhD, Charles W. Kimbrough MD, MPH, Jianmin Pan PhD, Shesh N. Rai PhD, Alexander C. Cambon PhD, Sabine J. Waigel MS, Wolfgang Zacharias PhD, Kelly M. McMasters MD, PhD
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Pancreatic Tumors

Significance of Glucose Transporter Type 1 (GLUT-1) Expression in the Therapeutic Strategy for Pancreatic Ductal Adenocarcinoma

Hiroshi Kurahara MD, PhD, Kosei Maemura MD, PhD, Yuko Mataki MD, PhD, Masahiko Sakoda MD, PhD, Satoshi Iino MD, PhD, Yota Kawasaki MD, PhD, Takaaki Arigami MD, PhD, Shinichiro Mori MD, PhD, Yuko Kijima MD, PhD, Shinichi Ueno MD, PhD, Hiroyuki Shinchi MD, PhD, Shoji Natsugoe MD, PhD
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Outcomes After Distal Pancreatectomy with Celiac Axis Resection for Pancreatic Cancer: A Pan-European Retrospective Cohort Study

Sjors Klompmaker MD, Jony van Hilst MD, Msc, Sarah L. Gerritsen BSc, Mustapha Adham MD, M. Teresa Albiol Quer MD, Claudio Bassi MD, Frederik Berrevoet MD, Ugo Boggi MD, Olivier R. Busch MD, PhD, Manuela Cesaretti MD, Raffaele Dalla Valle MD, Benjamin Darnis MD, Matteo De Pastena MD, Marco Del Chiaro MD, Robert Grützmann MD, Markus K. Diener MD, Traian Dumitrascu MD, Helmut Friess MD, Arpad Ivanecz
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Thoracic Oncology

Clinical Significance of Skeletal Muscle Loss Following Lung Resection for Cancer: Recovery and Sarcopenia are Linked to Cancer Outcomes

Philip W. Carrott Jr MD, FACS
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Clinical Impact and Risk Factors for Skeletal Muscle Loss After Complete Resection of Early Non-small Cell Lung Cancer

Shinkichi Takamori MD, Gouji Toyokawa PhD, Tatsuro Okamoto PhD, Mototsugu Shimokawa PhD, Fumihiko Kinoshita MD, Yuka Kozuma MD, Taichi Matsubara MD, Naoki Haratake MD, Takaki Akamine MD, Kazuki Takada PhD, Masakazu Katsura MD, Fumihiko Hirai PhD, Fumihiro Shoji PhD, Tetsuzo Tagawa PhD, Yoshinao Oda PhD, Hiroshi Honda PhD, Yoshihiko Maehara PhD
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Solitary Pulmonary Lesion in Patients with History of Malignancy: Primary Lung Cancer or Metastatic Cancer?

Ke Jin MD, Kexi Wang MD, Huizhong Zhang MD, Yuejiang Pan MD, Dexiong Cao MD, Minghui Wang MD, Ju Chen MD, Duoguang Wu MD, Boshen Chen MD, Xuan Xie MD
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Concurrent Versus Sequential Chemoradiation Therapy in Completely Resected Pathologic N2 Non-Small Cell Lung Cancer: Propensity-Matched Analysis of the National Cancer Data Base

Amy C. Moreno MD, Waqar Haque MD, Vivek Verma MD, Penny Fang MD, Steven H. Lin MD, PhD
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Risk Stratification According to the Prognostic Nutritional Index for Predicting Postoperative Complications After Lung Cancer Surgery

Satoru Okada MD, Junichi Shimada MD, PhD, Satoshi Teramukai PhD, Daishiro Kato MD, PhD, Hiroaki Tsunezuka MD, PhD, Naoko Miyata MD, Shunta Ishihara MD, Tatsuo Furuya MD, Chiaki Nakazono MD, Narumi Ishikawa MD, Masayoshi Inoue MD, PhD
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Survival Impact of Stations of Pathological Lymph Nodes in N2 Non-small Cell Lung Cancer in a French Hospital

Christelle Clément-Duchêne MD, PhD, Amandine Luc MS, Jean-Matthieu Casse MD, Jean-Michel Vignaud MD, PhD, Stéphanie Lacomme MS, Valentine Anne MD, Joëlle Siat MD, Olivier Ménard MD, Yves Martinet MD, PhD
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Concomitant Mediastinoscopy Increases the Risk of Postoperative Pneumonia After Pulmonary Lobectomy

Sai Yendamuri MD, FACS, Athar Battoo, Kris Attwood, Samjot Singh Dhillon, Grace K. Dy, Mark Hennon, Anthony Picone, Chukwumere Nwogu, Todd Demmy, Elisabeth Dexter
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Salvage Surgery for Esophageal Cancer: How to Improve Outcomes?

Charlotte Cohen MD, Williams Tessier MD, Caroline Gronnier MD, PhD, Florence Renaud MD, Arnaud Pasquer MD, Jérémie Théreaux MD, Johan Gagnière MD, Bernard Meunier MD, Denis Collet MD, PhD, Guillaume Piessen MD, PhD, Christophe Mariette MD, PhD
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Cervicothoracoscopic Approach for Esophageal Cancer in a Patient with Right-Sided Aortic Arch

Akihiko Okamura MD, PhD, Masayuki Watanabe MD, PhD, FACS, Masami Yuda MD, Yoshiaki Shoji MD, Kotaro Yamashita MD, Masaru Hayami MD, PhD, Yu Imamura MD, PhD, FACS, Shinji Mine MD
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