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Volume 24, Number 4 / April, 2017

Breast Oncology

Chemotherapy Significantly Improves Survival for Patients with T1c-T2N0M0 Medullary Breast Cancer: 3739 Cases From the National Cancer Data Base

Alina M. Mateo MD, Todd A. Pezzi BS, Mark Sundermeyer MD, Cynthia A. Kelley MD, V. Suzanne Klimberg MD, Christopher M. Pezzi MD
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Anti-HER2 CD4+ T-Helper Type 1 Immune Response is Superior to Breast MRI for Assessing Response to Neoadjuvant Therapy in Patients with HER2-Positive Breast Cancer

Lucy M. De La Cruz MD, Elizabeth S. McDonald MD, PhD, R. Mick MS, Jashodeep Datta MD, Nadia F. Nocera MD, Shuwen Xu MD, Carla S. Fisher MD, Brian J. Czerniecki MD, PhD
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Sentinel-Lymph-Node-Based Management or Routine Axillary Clearance? Five-Year Outcomes of the RACS Sentinel Node Biopsy Versus Axillary Clearance (SNAC) 1 Trial: Assessment and Incidence of True Lymphedema

Neil Wetzig MB BS, FRCS, FRACS, Peter Grantley Gill MB BS, MD, FRACS, David Espinoza BArch, BSc, Rebecca Mister Bsc, MSc, Martin R. Stockler MB BS, MSc, FRACP, Val J. Gebski BA, MStat, Owen A. Ung MB BS, FRACP, Ian Campbell MB ChB, FRACS, John Simes MD, BSc(Med), SM, FRACP
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Comparison of Local Recurrence After Simple and Skin-Sparing Mastectomy Performed in Patients with Ductal Carcinoma In Situ

Simon Timbrell, Sarah Al-Himdani, Oliver Shaw, Kian Tan, Julie Morris, Nigel Bundred
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Colorectal Cancer

Perineural Invasion is a Major Prognostic and Predictive Factor of Response to Adjuvant Chemotherapy in Stage I–II Colon Cancer

J. A. Cienfuegos MD, PhD, P. Martínez MD, J. Baixauli MD, PhD, C. Beorlegui MD, S. Rosenstone MD, BA, J. J. Sola MD, PhD, J. Rodríguez MD, PhD, J. L. Hernández-Lizoáin MD, PhD
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Survival Outcome and Risk of Metachronous Colorectal Cancer After Surgery in Lynch Syndrome

Tae Jun Kim MD, Eun Ran Kim MD, Sung Noh Hong MD, PhD, Young-Ho Kim MD, PhD, Jung Wook Huh MD, PhD, Yoon Ah Park MD, Yong Beom Cho MD, PhD, Seong Hyeon Yun MD, PhD, Hee Cheol Kim MD, PhD, Woo Yong Lee MD, PhD, Kiyoun Kim MS, Kyunga Kim PhD, Dong Kyung Chang MD, PhD
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Incidence, Patterns, and Predictors of Locoregional Recurrence in Colon Cancer

David Liska MD, Luca Stocchi MD, Georgios Karagkounis MD, Faisal Elagili MD, David W. Dietz MD, Matthew F. Kalady MD, Hermann Kessler MD, PhD, Feza H. Remzi MD, James Church MD, MBChB, FRACS
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A Postoperative Systemic Inflammation Score Predicts Short- and Long-Term Outcomes in Patients Undergoing Surgery for Colorectal Cancer

David G. Watt MB ChB, Stephen T. McSorley MB ChB, James H. Park MB ChB, Paul G. Horgan PhD, Donald C. McMillan PhD
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Identification and Characterization of CD107a as a Marker of Low Reactive Oxygen Species in Chemoresistant Cells in Colorectal Cancer

Tomohiro Kitahara MD, Naotsugu Haraguchi MD, PhD, Hidekazu Takahashi MD, PhD, Junichi Nishimura MD, PhD, Taishi Hata MD, PhD, Ichiro Takemasa MD, PhD, Tsunekazu Mizushima MD, PhD, Hirofumi Yamamoto MD, PhD, Yuichiro Doki MD, PhD, Masaki Mori MD, PhD
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Gastrointestinal Oncology

How Do We Bridge the West and the East in the Treatment for Gastric Cancer?

Koichi Suda MD, PhD, FACS, Yuko Kitagawa MD, PhD, FACS
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Ushering in a New Era for Regional Therapies

Kiran K. Turaga MD, MPH, T. Clark Gamblin MD, MS, MBA, Robert Edwards MD, PhD, H. Richard Alexander MD, PhD, David L. Bartlett MD
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The Seven Best from PSOGI 2016

Paul H. Sugarbaker MD, FACS, FRCS
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Cytoreductive Surgery and Hyperthermic Intraperitoneal Chemoperfusion in Adolescent and Young Adults with Peritoneal Metastases

Mashaal Dhir MBBS, Lekshmi Ramalingam MD, Yongli Shuai MS, Sam Pakrafter MD, Heather L. Jones MPA-C, Melissa E. Hogg MD, Amer H. Zureikat MD, Matthew P. Holtzman MD, Steven A. Ahrendt MD, Nathan Bahary MD, James F. Pingpank MD, Herbert J. Zeh MD, David L. Bartlett MD, Haroon A. Choudry MBBS
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Inflammation-Based Prognostic Scores: Utility in Prognostication and Patient Selection for Cytoreduction and Perioperative Intraperitoneal Chemotherapy in Patients with Peritoneal Metastasis of Colonic Origin

Chukwuemeka Ihemelandu MD, FACS
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Prognostic Factors and Significance of Gastrointestinal Leak After Cytoreductive Surgery (CRS) with Heated Intraperitoneal Chemotherapy (HIPEC)

Konstantinos Chouliaras MD, Edward A. Levine MD, Nora Fino MS, Perry Shen MD, Konstantinos I. Votanopoulos MD, PhD
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Management for Peritoneal Metastasis of Colonic Origin: Role of Cytoreductive Surgery and Perioperative Intraperitoneal Chemotherapy: A Single Institution’s Experience During Two Decades

Chukwuemeka Ihemelandu MD, FACS, Paul H. Sugarbaker MD, FACS, FRCS
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Current Delivery of Hyperthermic Intraperitoneal Chemotherapy with Cytoreductive Surgery (CS/HIPEC) and Perioperative Practices: An International Survey of High-Volume Surgeons

Allison H. Maciver MD, FRCSC, Eisar Al-Sukhni MD, FRCSC, Jesus Esquivel MD, FACS, Joseph J. Skitzki MD, FACS, John M. Kane III MD, FACS, Valerie A. Francescutti MD, FRCSC, FACS
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Preclinical Evaluation of Cathepsin-Based Fluorescent Imaging System for Cytoreductive Surgery

Carlos H. F. Chan MD, PhD, Lukas F. Liesenfeld MD, Isabel Ferreiro-Neira PhD, James C. Cusack Jr. MD
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Race Is a Risk for Lymph Node Metastasis in Patients With Gastric Cancer

Naruhiko Ikoma MD, Mariela Blum MD, Yi-Ju Chiang MSPH, Jeannelyn S. Estrella MD, Sinchita Roy-Chowdhuri MD, Keith Fournier MD, Paul Mansfield MD, Jaffer Ajani MD, Brian D. Badgwell MD, MS
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Prognostic Factors for Locoregional Recurrence in Patients with Thoracic Esophageal Squamous Cell Carcinoma Treated with Radical Two-Field Lymph Node Dissection: Results from Long-Term Follow-Up

ShiLiang Liu MD, PhD, Simone Anfossi MD, PhD, Bo Qiu MD, PhD, YuZhen Zheng MD, PhD, MuYan Cai MD, Jia Fu MD, Hong Yang MD, PhD, Qing Liu MD, ZhaoLin Chen MD, JianHua Fu MD, PhD, MengZhong Liu MD, PhD, Jared K. Burks MD, PhD, Steven H. Lin MD, PhD, James Reuben MD, PhD, Hui Liu MD, PhD
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Ultimate Clinical Outcomes of Appendiceal Mucinous Neoplasm of Uncertain Malignant Potential

Rumi Shin MD, Young Jun Chai MD, Ji Won Park MD, Mee soo Chang MD, PhD, Jeong Mo Bae MD, PhD, Min Jung Kim MD, Byung Kwan Park MD, Kyu Joo Park MD, PhD, Seung-Yong Jeong MD, PhD
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Prognostic Significance of Basing Treatment Strategy on the Results of Photodynamic Diagnosis in Advanced Gastric Cancer

Yuki Ushimaru MD, Yoshiyuki Fujiwara MD, Kentaro Kishi MD, Keijiro Sugimura MD, Takeshi Omori MD, Jeong-Ho Moon MD, Yoshitomo Yanagimoto MD, Masayuki Ohue MD, Masayoshi Yasui MD, Hidenori Takahashi MD, Shogo Kobayashi MD, Hirofumi Akita MD, Norikatsu Miyoshi MD, Akira Tomokuni MD, Masato Sakon MD, Masahiko Yano MD
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Standard Clinical Protocol for Bidirectional Hyperthermic Intraperitoneal Chemotherapy (HIPEC): Systemic Leucovorin, 5-Fluorouracil, and Heated Intraperitoneal Oxaliplatin in a Chloride-Containing Carrier Solution

Akash M. Mehta MD, Alwin D. R. Huitema PhD, Jacobus W. A. Burger MD, PhD, Alexandra R. M. Brandt-Kerkhof MD, Sander F. van den Heuvel MD, PhD, Victor J. Verwaal MD, PhD
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Harvest of at Least 23 Lymph Nodes is Indispensable for Stage N3 Gastric Cancer Patients

Gaozan Zheng MM, Fan Feng MD, Man Guo BMed, Guanghui Xu MM, Shushang Liu MM, Zhen Liu MM, Li Sun MD, Liu Hong MD, Jianjun Yang MD, Xiao Lian MStat, Daiming Fan PhD, Hongwei Zhang PhD
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Impact of the Cross-Sectional Location of Multidetector Computed Tomography Scans on Prediction of Serosal Exposure in Patients with Advanced Gastric Cancer

Su Lim Lee MD, Young Mi Ku MD, Hae Myung Jeon MD, Han Hong Lee MD
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Surgeon’s Experience Overrides the Effect of Hospital Volume for Postoperative Outcomes of Laparoscopic Surgery in Gastric Cancer: Multi-institutional Study

Han Hong Lee MD, Sang-Yong Son MD, Ju Hee Lee MD, Min Gyu Kim MD, Hoon Hur MD, Do Joong Park MD
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Reliable Surgical Techniques for Lymphadenectomy Along the Left Recurrent Laryngeal Nerve During Thoracoscopic Esophagectomy in the Prone Position

Taro Oshikiri MD, Tetsu Nakamura MD, Hiroshi Hasegawa MD, Masashi Yamamoto MD, Shingo Kanaji MD, Kimihiro Yamashita MD, Takeru Matsuda MD, Yasuo Sumi MD, Satoshi Suzuki MD, Yoshihiro Kakeji MD
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Gynecologic Oncology

Cytoreduction (Peritonectomy Procedures) Combined with Hyperthermic Intraperitoneal Chemotherapy (HIPEC) in Advanced Ovarian Cancer: Retrospective Italian Multicenter Observational Study of 511 Cases

Angelo Di Giorgio MD, Pierandrea De Iaco MD, Michele De Simone MD, Alfredo Garofalo MD, Giovanni Scambia MD, Antonio Daniele Pinna MD, Giorgio Maria Verdecchia MD, Luca Ansaloni MD, Antonio Macrì MD, Paolo Cappellini MD, Valerio Ceriani MD, Giorgio Giorda MD, Daniele Biacchi MD, PhD, Marco Vaira MD, Mario Valle MD, Paolo Sammartino MD, PhD
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Hepatobiliary Tumors

Robotic Hepatectomy: A New Paradigm in the Management of Hepatocellular Carcinoma?

Suguru Yamashita MD, PhD, Claudius Conrad MD, PhD
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Liver Resection After Selective Internal Radiation Therapy with Yttrium-90 is Safe and Feasible: A Bi-institutional Analysis

G. Paul Wright MD, J. Wallis Marsh MD, Manish K. Varma MD, Michael G. Doherty MD, David L. Bartlett MD, Mathew H. Chung MD
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Robotic Versus Open Hepatectomy for Hepatocellular Carcinoma: A Matched Comparison

Po-Da Chen MD, Chao-Ying Wu MD, Rey-Heng Hu MD, PhD, Wei-Han Chou MD, Hong-Shiee Lai MD, PhD, Jin-Tung Liang MD, PhD, Po-Huang Lee MD, PhD, Yao-Ming Wu MD, PhD
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Positron Emission Tomography-Computed Tomography for Patients with Recurrent Colorectal Liver Metastases: Impact on Restaging and Treatment Planning

Luca Viganò MD, PhD, Egesta Lopci MD, Guido Costa MD, Marcello Rodari MD, Dario Poretti MD, Vittorio Pedicini MD, Luigi Solbiati MD, Arturo Chiti MD, Guido Torzilli MD, PhD, FACS
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Impact of Skeletal Muscle Mass, Muscle Quality, and Visceral Adiposity on Outcomes Following Resection of Intrahepatic Cholangiocarcinoma

Shinya Okumura MD, PhD, Toshimi Kaido MD, PhD, Yuhei Hamaguchi MD, Atsushi Kobayashi MD, Hisaya Shirai MD, Yasuhiro Fujimoto MD, PhD, Taku Iida MD, PhD, Shintaro Yagi MD, PhD, Kojiro Taura MD, PhD, Etsuro Hatano MD, PhD, Hideaki Okajima MD, PhD, Shinji Uemoto MD, PhD
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Laparoscopic Glissonean Pedicle Transection (Takasaki) for Negative Fluorescent Counterstaining of Segment 6

Takashi Mizuno MD, PhD, Rahul Sheth MD, Masakazu Yamamoto MD, Hyun Seon C. Kang MD, PhD, Suguru Yamashita MD, PhD, Thomas A. Aloia MD, Yun Shin Chun MD, Jeffrey E. Lee MD, Jean-Nicolas Vauthey MD, C. Conrad MD, PhD
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Total Laparoscopic Reversal ALPPS

M. A. Machado MD, R. Surjan MD, T. Basseres MD, F. Makdissi MD
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Melanomas

Optimizing Follow-up Assessment of Patients with Cutaneous Melanoma

Neal Bhutiani, Michael E. Egger, Kelly M. McMasters
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Patterns and Timing of Initial Relapse in Pathologic Stage II Melanoma Patients

Ann Y. Lee MD, Nicolas Droppelmann MD, Katherine S. Panageas DrPH, Qin Zhou MA, Charlotte E. Ariyan MD, Mary S. Brady MD, Paul B. Chapman MD, Daniel G. Coit MD
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Routine Computer Tomography Imaging for the Detection of Recurrences in High-Risk Melanoma Patients

Tristen S. Park MD, Giao Q. Phan MD, James C. Yang MD, Udai Kammula MD, Marybeth S. Hughes MD, Kasia Trebska-McGowan MD, Kathleen E. Morton BS, RN, Donald E. White BS, Steven A. Rosenberg MD, PhD, Richard M. Sherry MD
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Thin Melanoma with Nodal Involvement: Analysis of Demographic, Pathologic, and Treatment Factors with Regard to Prognosis

Giorgos Karakousis MD, Phyllis A. Gimotty PhD, Edmund K. Bartlett MD, Myung-Shin Sim PhD, Madalyn G. Neuwirth MD, Douglas Fraker MD, Brian J. Czerniecki MD, PhD, Mark B. Faries MD
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Original Article – Gastrointestinal Oncology

An Isoperistaltic Jejunum-Later-Cut Overlap Method for Esophagojejunostomy Anastomosis After Totally Laparoscopic Total Gastrectomy: A Safe and Feasible Technique

Chang-Ming Huang MD, Ze-Ning Huang MM, Chao-Hui Zheng MD, Ping Li MD, Jian-Wei Xie MD, Jia-Bin Wang MD, Jian-Xian Lin MD, Jun Lu MM, Qi-Yue Chen MM, Long-Long Cao MM, Mi Lin MM, Ru-Hong Tu MM
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Pancreatic Tumors

Survival Analysis and Risk for Progression of Intraductal Papillary Mucinous Neoplasia of the Pancreas (IPMN) Under Surveillance: A Single-Institution Experience

Marco Del Chiaro MD, PhD, FACS, Zeeshan Ateeb MD, Marcus Reuterwall Hansson MD, Elena Rangelova MD, Ralf Segersvärd MD, PhD, Nikolaos Kartalis MD, PhD, Christoph Ansorge MD, PhD, Matthias J. Löhr MD, PhD, Urban Arnelo MD, PhD, Caroline Verbeke MD, PhD
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Pancreatic Duct Involvement in Well-Differentiated Neuroendocrine Tumors is an Independent Poor Prognostic Factor

Yoshihide Nanno MD, Ippei Matsumoto MD, PhD, Yoh Zen MD, PhD, FRCPath, Kyoko Otani MD, Jun Uemura MD, Hirochika Toyama MD, PhD, Sadaki Asari MD, PhD, Tadahiro Goto MD, PhD, Tetsuo Ajiki MD, PhD, Keiichi Okano MD, PhD, Yasuyuki Suzuki MD, PhD, Yoshifumi Takeyama MD, PhD, Takumi Fukumoto MD, PhD, Yonson Ku MD, PhD
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Laparoscopic Partial Splenectomy for Unknown Primary Cancer: A Stepwise Approach

Eduardo A. Vega MD, Suguru Yamashita MD, PhD, Chun Yun Shin MD, Michael Kim MD, Jason B. Fleming MD, Mathew H. Katz MD, Kanwal P. S. Raghav MD, Jean-Nicolas Vauthey MD, Jeffrey E. Lee MD, Claudius Conrad MD, PhD
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Thoracic Oncology

Long-Term Impact of Postoperative Complications on Cancer Recurrence Following Lung Cancer Surgery

Takashi Nojiri MD, PhD, Toshimitsu Hamasaki PhD, Masayoshi Inoue MD, PhD, Yasushi Shintani MD, PhD, Yukiyasu Takeuchi MD, PhD, Hajime Maeda MD, PhD, Meinoshin Okumura MD, PhD
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Urologic Oncology

Prognostic Significance of Vas Deferens Invasion After Radical Prostatectomy in Patients with Pathological Stage T3b Prostate Cancer

Won Sik Jang MD, Cheol Yong Yoon MD, PhD, Ki Hong Kim MD, Yong Jin Kang MD, Su-Jin Shin MD, Nam Hoon Cho MD, PhD, Joo Yong Lee MD, PhD, Kang Su Cho MD, PhD, Won Sik Ham MD, PhD, Koon Ho Rha MD, PhD, Sung Joon Hong MD, PhD, Young Deuk Choi MD, PhD
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