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Volume 22, Number 11 / October, 2015

Bone and Soft Tissue Sarcomas

Outcomes Following Extended Surgery for Retroperitoneal Sarcomas: Results From a UK Referral Centre

Sandro Pasquali MD, Ravinder Vohra PhD, FRCS, Ioanna Tsimopoulou MS, Deepak Vijayan MRCS, David Gourevitch MD, FRCS, Anant Desai MD, FRCS
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Osteosarcoma in Asian Populations Over the Age of 40 Years: A Multicenter Study

Min Wook Joo MD, Seung Han Shin MD, PhD, Yong-Koo Kang MD, PhD, Akira Kawai MD, PhD, Han Soo Kim MD, PhD, Apichat Asavamongkolkul MD, Dae-Geun Jeon MD, PhD, Jae Do Kim MD, PhD, Xiaohui Niu MD, PhD, Hiroyuki Tsuchiya MD, PhD, Ajay Puri MS, Edward H. M. Wang MD, PhD, So Hak Chung MD, PhD, Yang-Guk Chung MD, PhD
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Cyclin-Dependent Kinase Activity Correlates with the Prognosis of Patients Who Have Gastrointestinal Stromal Tumors

Toshirou Nishida MD, PhD, Tomoko Matsushima PhD, Masahiko Tsujimoto MD, PhD, Tsuyoshi Takahashi MD, PhD, Yuko Kawasaki PhD, Satoshi Nakayama PhD, Takeshi Omori MD, PhD, Masahiro Yamamura MD, Haruhiko Cho MD, Seiichi Hirota MD, PhD, Shigeyuki Ueshima MD, Hideki Ishihara PhD
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Breast Oncology

Bilateral Mastectomy: Doubling Down on Complications?

Todd M. Tuttle MD, Erin E. Burke MD
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Genetics, Genomics, and Pharmacogenomics

Kevin S. Hughes MD, FACS, James C. Cusack MD
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Gene-Expression-Based Predictors for Breast Cancer

Arjun Gupta MD, Miriam Mutebi MBChB, MMed (Surg), Aditya Bardia MD, MPH
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The Effect of Contralateral Prophylactic Mastectomy on Perioperative Complications in Women Undergoing Immediate Breast Reconstruction: A NSQIP Analysis

Amanda K. Silva MD, Brittany Lapin MPH, Katharine A. Yao MD, FACS, David H. Song MD, MBA, FACS, Mark Sisco MD, FACS
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The Value of Ki67 in Very Young Women with Hormone Receptor-Positive Breast Cancer: Retrospective Analysis of 9,321 Korean Women

Jisun Kim MD, Wonshik Han MD, PhD, So-Youn Jung MD, Yeon Hee Park MD, PhD, Hyeong-Gon Moon MD, PhD, Soo Kyung Ahn MD, Jun Woo Lee MD, Min Kyoon Kim MD, PhD, Jong Jin Kim MD, Eun Shin Lee MD, Tae Kyung You MD, Han-Sung Kang MD, PhD, Eun Sook Lee MD, PhD, Jungsil Ro MD, PhD, Jeong Eon Lee MD, PhD, Seok Jin Nam MD, PhD, Young-Hyuck Yim MD, PhD, In Ae Park MD, PhD, Dong-Young Noh MD, PhD
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Anterior Gradient 2 is a Poor Outcome Indicator in Luminal Breast Cancer

Maribel D. Lacambra DPSP, Julia Y. S. Tsang PhD, Yun-Bi Ni MMSc, Siu-Ki Chan FHKCPath, Puay Hoon Tan FRCPA, Gary M. Tse FRCPC
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A Nomogram to Predict the Benefit of Radiation Therapy After Breast-Conserving Surgery in Elderly Patients with Stage I & ER-Negative, or Stage II/III Disease

Kai Chen MD, Fengxi Su MD, Lisa K. Jacobs MD
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Rates of Neoadjuvant Chemotherapy and Oncoplastic Surgery for Breast Cancer Surgery: A French National Survey

Krishna B. Clough MD, Victor Acosta-Marín MD, MSc, Claude Nos MD, Séverine Alran MD, Philippe Rouanet MD, PhD, Jean-Rémi Garbay MD, Sylvia Giard MD, PhD, Jean-Luc Verhaeghe MD, Gilles Houvenaeghel MD, Bernard Flipo MD, Jacques Dauplat MD, PhD, Pierre Hervé Dorangeon MD, Jean-Marc Classe MD, PhD, Roman Rouzier MD, PhD, Pascal Bonnier MD, PhD
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Colorectal Cancer

Prognostic and Predictive Biomarkers in Colorectal Cancer: Implications for the Clinical Surgeon

Derek J. Erstad MD, Gerald Tumusiime MD, James C. Cusack Jr. MD
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The Role of FDG-PET in the Initial Staging and Response Assessment of Anal Cancer: A Systematic Review and Meta-analysis

Michael Jones BSc, BE (Hons), MBBS, MPHTM, George Hruby BHB, MBChB, FRANZCR, Michael Solomon MBBCh, BAO (Hons), MSc, LRCPI, FRACS, FRCSI (Hon), Natalie Rutherford BMed, BMedSci, FRACP, Jarad Martin BSc, MBChB, DMed (Research), FRANZCR, GAustMS
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Optimal Treatment Strategy in Rectal Cancer Surgery: Should We Be Cowboys or Chickens?

Heleen S. Snijders MD, Nicoline J. van Leersum MD, Daan Henneman PhD, Alexander C. de Vries MD, PhD, Rob A. E. M. Tollenaar MD, PhD, Anne M. Stiggelbout PhD, Michel W. J. M. Wouters MD, PhD, Jan Willem T. Dekker MD, PhD
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Endocrine Tumors

Lateral Neck Lymph Node Characteristics Prognostic of Outcome in Patients with Clinically Evident N1b Papillary Thyroid Cancer

Laura Y. Wang MBBS, MS, Frank L. Palmer BA, Iain J. Nixon MBChB, R. Michael Tuttle MD, Jatin P. Shah MD, Snehal G. Patel MD, Ashok R. Shaha MD, Ian Ganly MD, PhD
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Dynamic Parathyroid Computed Tomography (4DCT) Facilitates Reoperative Parathyroidectomy and Enables Cure of Missed Hyperplasia

Stephanie Cham BS, Ali R. Sepahdari MD, Kimberly E. Hall BS, Michael W. Yeh MD, Avital Harari MD, MSc
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Factors Affecting the Locoregional Recurrence of Conventional Papillary Thyroid Carcinoma After Surgery: A Retrospective Analysis of 3381 Patients

Yong Joon Suh MD, Hyungju Kwon MD, Su-jin Kim MD, June Young Choi MD, Kyu Eun Lee MD, PhD, Young Joo Park MD, PhD, Do Joon Park MD, PhD, Yeo-Kyu Youn MD, PhD
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Gastrointestinal Oncology

Laparoscopic Versus Open Gastrectomy for Gastric Adenocarcinoma in the West: A Case–Control Study

Kaitlyn J. Kelly MD, Luke Selby MD, Joanne F. Chou MPH, Katerina Dukleska MD, Marinela Capanu PhD, Daniel G. Coit MD, Murray F. Brennan MD, Vivian E. Strong MD
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Validation of the MSKCC Gastrointestinal Stromal Tumor Nomogram and Comparison with Other Prognostication Systems: Single-Institution Experience with 289 Patients

Aik-Yong Chok MBBS, MRCS, Brian K. P. Goh MBBS, MMed, MSc, FRCS, Ye-Xin Koh MBBS, MRCS, Weng-Kit Lye MSc, John C. Allen Jr. PhD, Richard Quek MBBS, MRCP, Melissa C. C. Teo MBBS, MRCS, FRCS, Pierce K. H. Chow MBBS, FRCS, PhD, Hock-Soo Ong MBBS, FRCS, Alexander Y. F. Chung MBBS, FRCS, Wai-Keong Wong MBBS, FRCS
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Does the Single-Stapling Technique for Circular-Stapled Esophagojejunostomy Reduce Anastomotic Complications After Laparoscopic Total Gastrectomy?

Toshiyuki Kosuga MD, PhD, Naoki Hiki MD, PhD, Souya Nunobe MD, PhD, Manabu Ohashi MD, PhD, Takeshi Kubota MD, PhD, Satoshi Kamiya MD, Takeshi Sano MD, PhD, Toshiharu Yamaguchi MD, PhD
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Lymph Node Metastasis Predicts Disease Recurrence in a Single-Center Experience of 70 Stages 1–3 Appendix Cancers: A Retrospective Review

Garrett M. Nash MD, MPH, FACS, James D. Smith MD, Laura Tang MD, Martin R. Weiser MD, Larissa K. Temple MD, Eileen O’Reilly MD, Leonard B. Saltz MD, José G. Guillem MD, MPH, Philip B. Paty MD
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Prognostic Role of Conversion Surgery for Unresectable Gastric Cancer

Minoru Fukuchi MD, PhD, Toru Ishiguro MD, Kyoichi Ogata MD, PhD, Okihide Suzuki MD, Youichi Kumagai MD, PhD, Keiichiro Ishibashi MD, PhD, Hideyuki Ishida MD, PhD, Hiroyuki Kuwano MD, PhD, Erito Mochiki MD, PhD
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Skeletal Muscle Depletion is Associated with Severe Postoperative Complications in Patients Undergoing Cytoreductive Surgery with Hyperthermic Intraperitoneal Chemotherapy for Peritoneal Carcinomatosis of Colorectal Cancer

Jeroen L. A. van Vugt MD, Hidde J. Braam MD, Thijs R. van Oudheusden MD, Asra Vestering BSc, Thomas L. Bollen MD, PhD, Marinus J. Wiezer MD, PhD, Ignace H. J. T. de Hingh MD, PhD, Bert van Ramshorst MD, PhD, Djamila Boerma MD, PhD
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High-Grade Toxicity to Neoadjuvant Treatment for Upper Gastrointestinal Carcinomas: What is the Impact on Perioperative and Oncologic Outcomes?

William B. Robb MD, Mathieu Messager MD, Caroline Gronnier MD, Williams Tessier MD, Flora Hec MD, Guillaume Piessen MD, PhD, Christophe Mariette MD, PhD
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A Simplified Preoperative Assessment Predicts Complete Cytoreduction and Outcomes in Patients with Low-Grade Mucinous Adenocarcinoma of the Appendix

Sean P. Dineen, Richard E. Royal, Marybeth S. Hughes, Tara Sagebiel, Priya Bhosale, Michael Overman, Aurelio Matamoros, Paul F. Mansfield, Keith F. Fournier
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A Pathological Study of Residual Cancer in the Esophageal Wall Following Neoadjuvant Chemoradiotherapy: Focus on Esophageal Squamous Cell Carcinoma Patients with False Negative Preoperative Endoscopic Biopsies

Yin-Kai Chao MD, PhD, Chang-Yo Tsai MD, Hsien-Kun Chang MD, Chen-Kan Tseng MD, Yun-Hen Liu MD, Chi-Ju Yeh MD
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Phase II Study of Docetaxel, Nedaplatin, and 5-Fluorouracil Combined Chemotherapy for Advanced Esophageal Cancer

Tatsuya Miyazaki MD, PhD, FACS, Hitoshi Ojima MD, PhD, Minoru Fukuchi MD, PhD, FACS, Makoto Sakai MD, PhD, Makoto Sohda MD, PhD, Naritaka Tanaka MD, PhD, Shigemasa Suzuki MD, PhD, Keisuke Ieta MD, PhD, Kana Saito MD, PhD, Akihiko Sano MD, PhD, Takehiko Yokobori MD, PhD, Takanori Inose MD, PhD, Masanobu Nakajima MD, PhD, FACS, Hiroyuki Kato MD, PhD, FACS, Hiroyuki Kuwano MD, PhD, FACS
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Molecular Characteristics of Basaloid Squamous Cell Carcinoma of the Esophagus: Analysis of KRAS, BRAF, and PIK3CA Mutations and LINE-1 Methylation

Yoshifumi Baba MD, PhD, FACS, Takatsugu Ishimoto MD, PhD, Kazuto Harada MD, Keisuke Kosumi MD, Asuka Murata MD, PhD, Keisuke Miyake MSc, Yukiharu Hiyoshi MD, PhD, Junji Kurashige MD, PhD, Masaaki Iwatsuki MD, PhD, Shiro Iwagami MD, PhD, FACS, Yuji Miyamoto MD, PhD, FACS, Yasuo Sakamoto MD, PhD, FACS, Naoya Yoshida MD, PhD, FACS, Eiji Oki MD, PhD, Ken-ichi Iyama MD, PhD, Masayuki Watanabe MD, PhD,
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Gynecologic Oncology

Comparative Surgical Outcomes for Endometrial Cancer Patients 65 Years Old or Older Staged With Robotics or Laparotomy

David W. Doo MD, Saketh R. Guntupalli MD, Bradley R. Corr MD, Jeanelle Sheeder PhD, Susan A. Davidson MD, Kian Behbakht MD, Michael J. Jarrett MD, Michael S. Guy MD
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Microscopic Omental Metastasis in Clinical Stage I Endometrial Cancer: A Meta-analysis

Won Duk Joo MD, PhD, Peter E. Schwartz MD, Thomas J. Rutherford MD, PhD, Seok Ju Seong MD, PhD, Junbeom Ku, Hyun Park MD, PhD, Sang Geun Jung MD, Min Chul Choi MD, Chan Lee MD, PhD
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Head and Neck Oncology

Risk Factors and Prognosis for Myoepithelial Carcinoma of the Major Salivary Glands

Yu-xiong Su MD, DDS, Dianna B. Roberts PhD, Ehab Y. Hanna MD, Adel El-Naggar MD, PhD, Güleser Saylam MD, Steven J. Frank MD, Randal S. Weber MD, Michael E. Kupferman MD
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[99mTc]Tilmanocept Accurately Detects Sentinel Lymph Nodes and Predicts Node Pathology Status in Patients with Oral Squamous Cell Carcinoma of the Head and Neck: Results of a Phase III Multi-institutional Trial

Amit Agrawal MD, Francisco J. Civantos MD, Kevin T. Brumund MD, Douglas B. Chepeha MD, Nathan C. Hall MD, PhD, William R. Carroll MD, Russell B. Smith MD, Robert P. Zitsch MD, Walter T. Lee MD, Yelizaveta Shnayder MD, David M. Cognetti MD, Karen T. Pitman MD, Dennis W. King PhD, Lori A. Christman PhD, Stephen Y. Lai MD, PhD
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Healthcare Policy and Outcomes

Overutilization and Cost of Advanced Imaging for Long-Bone Cartilaginous Lesions

Robert J. Wilson MD, Justin W. Zumsteg MD, Katherine A. Hartley MD, Justin H. Long MD, Nathan W. Mesko MD, Jennifer L. Halpern MD, Herbert S. Schwartz MD, Ginger E. Holt MD
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Hepatobiliary Tumors

Chemotherapy for Surgically Resected Intrahepatic Cholangiocarcinoma

John T. Miura MD, Fabian M. Johnston MD, MHS, Susan Tsai MD, MHS, Ben George MD, Jim Thomas MD, Dan Eastwood MS, Anjishnu Banerjee PhD, Kathleen K. Christians MD, Kiran K. Turaga MD, MPH, Timothy M. Pawlik MD, MPH, PhD, FACS, T. Clark Gamblin MD, MS
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Melanomas

Melanoma: Advances in Targeted Therapy and Molecular Markers

Danielle K. DePeralta MD, Genevieve M. Boland MD, PhD
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Pancreatic Tumors

Non-metastatic Pancreatic Cancer: Resectable, Borderline Resectable, and Locally Advanced-Definitions of Increasing Importance for the Optimal Delivery of Multimodality Therapy

Douglas B. Evans MD, Ben George MD, Susan Tsai MD, MHS
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FOLFIRINOX Induction Therapy for Stage 3 Pancreatic Adenocarcinoma

Eran Sadot MD, Alexandre Doussot MD, Eileen M. O’Reilly MD, Maeve A. Lowery MD, Karyn A. Goodman MD, Richard Kinh Gian Do MD, PhD, Laura H. Tang MD, PhD, Mithat Gönen PhD, Michael I. D’Angelica MD, Ronald P. DeMatteo MD, T. Peter Kingham MD, William R. Jarnagin MD, Peter J. Allen MD
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Active Surveillance for Adverse Events Within 90 Days: The Standard for Reporting Surgical Outcomes After Pancreatectomy

Lilian Schwarz MD, Morgan Bruno RN, MS, ACNP-BC, Nathan H. Parker MPH, Laura Prakash MD, Yoshihiro Mise MD, PhD, Jeffrey E. Lee MD, Jean-Nicolas Vauthey MD, Thomas A. Aloia MD, Claudius Conrad MD, PhD, Jason B. Fleming MD, Matthew H. G. Katz MD
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Reconstructive Oncology

Assessing Outcomes and Safety of Inpatient Versus Outpatient Tissue Expander Immediate Breast Reconstruction

Charles Qin BA, Anuja K. Antony MD, Apas Aggarwal BA, Sumanas Jordan MD, Karol A. Gutowski MD, John Y. S. Kim MD
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Systematization of Oncoplastic Surgery: Selection of Surgical Techniques and Patient-Reported Outcome in a Cohort of 1,035 Patients

Mahdi Rezai MD, Sarah Knispel, Stephanie Kellersmann, Hildegard Lax, Rainer Kimmig PhD, Peter Kern MD
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Reconstruction of Large Perineal and Pelvic Wounds Using Gracilis Muscle Flaps

Tae W. Chong MD, Glen C. Balch MD, Siobhan M. Kehoe MD, Vitaly Margulis MD, Michel Saint-Cyr MD
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Thoracic Oncology

Practical Value of Molecular Pathology in Stage I–III Lung Cancer: Implications for the Clinical Surgeon

Christopher G. Azzoli MD
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Vascular Endothelial Growth Factor is a Useful Predictor of Postoperative Distant Metastasis and Survival Prognosis in Esophageal Squamous Cell Carcinoma

Xue Hou MD, Jin-Chang Wei MD, Jian-Hua Fu MD, Xin Wang MD, Rong-Zhen Luo MD, PhD, Jie-Hua He MD, PhD, Lan-Jun Zhang MD, Peng Lin MD, Hao-Xian Yang MD, PhD
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Clinical Significance of Circulating Tumor Cells in Peripheral Blood of Patients with Esophageal Squamous Cell Carcinoma

Daisuke Matsushita, Yoshikazu Uenosono, Takaaki Arigami, Shigehiro Yanagita, Yuka Nishizono, Takahiko Hagihara, Munetsugu Hirata, Naoto Haraguchi, Hideo Arima, Yuko Kijima, Hiroshi Kurahara, Kosei Maemura, Hiroshi Okumura, Sumiya Ishigami, Shoji Natsugoe
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Treatment of Diaphragmatic Hernia Occurring After Transhiatal Esophagectomy

Sumana Narayanan MD, Renee L. Sanders MD, Georg Herlitz MD, JD, John Langenfeld MD, David A. August MD, FACS
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Urologic Oncology

Extracapsular Extension of Pelvic Lymph Node Metastasis is an Independent Prognostic Factor in Bladder Cancer: A Systematic Review and Meta-analysis

Tae Sik Ahn MD, Hyung Suk Kim MD, Chang Wook Jeong MD, PhD, Cheol Kwak MD, PhD, Hyeon Hoe Kim MD, PhD, Ja Hyeon Ku MD, PhD
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Prognostic Impact of Renin–Angiotensin System Blockade on Renal Cell Carcinoma After Surgery

Akira Miyajima MD, Satoshi Yazawa MD, Takeo Kosaka MD, Nobuyuki Tanaka MD, Suguru Shirotake MD, Ryuichi Mizuno MD, Eiji Kikuchi MD, Mototsugu Oya MD
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