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  1. Although it is known that portomesenteric venous thrombosis (PMVT) is associated with total colectomy and proctocolectomy in young patients with inflammatory bowel disease, little is known about incidence and ...

    Authors: Michele Manigrasso, Marco Milone, Nunzio Velotti, Sara Vertaldi, Pietro Schettino, Mario Musella, Giovanni Aprea, Nicola Gennarelli, Francesco Maione, Giovanni Sarnelli, Pietro Venetucci, Giovanni Domenico De Palma and Francesco Milone

    Citation: World Journal of Surgical Oncology 2019 17:195

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  2. Revised Tokuhashi score (RTS) is no longer accurate to predict the survival of patients with lung cancer metastases to the spine. This study is to identify additional prognostic factors in those patients, deve...

    Authors: Zhenyu Cai, Xiaodong Tang, Rongli Yang, Taiqiang Yan and Wei Guo

    Citation: World Journal of Surgical Oncology 2019 17:194

    Content type: Research

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  3. The aim of this study is to determine pathological factors that increase the risk of LNM and indicate poor survival of patients diagnosed with endometrial cancer and treated with surgical staging.

    Authors: Min Li, Shuwei Wu, Yangqin Xie, Xiaohui Zhang, Zhanyu Wang, Ying Zhu and Shijie Yan

    Citation: World Journal of Surgical Oncology 2019 17:193

    Content type: Research

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  4. Biliary intraepithelial neoplasia (BilIN) is often distinguished by what it is not: the precancerous lesions are not mass-forming, are not the cause of bile duct obstruction, and are small enough (less than 5 ...

    Authors: Naohiro Yoshida, Takeshi Aoyagi, Yoshizo Kimura, Yoshiki Naito, Aya Izuwa, Kimihisa Mizoguchi, Kota Ishii, Yu Tanaka, Emi Ohnishi, Shun Miura, Satoshi Shimamura, Nobuhisa Shirahama, Kazuhisa Kaneshiro, Akihiro Saruwatari, Ayako Iwanaga, Yoshihiko Sadakari…

    Citation: World Journal of Surgical Oncology 2019 17:191

    Content type: Case report

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  5. Persistent descending mesocolon (PDM) is caused by the absence of fusion of the descending colon to the retroperitoneum. We herein report two colorectal cancer cases with PDM that were treated with laparoscopi...

    Authors: Yukiharu Hiyoshi, Yuji Miyamoto, Kojiro Eto, Yohei Nagai, Masaaki Iwatsuki, Shiro Iwagami, Yoshifumi Baba, Naoya Yoshida and Hideo Baba

    Citation: World Journal of Surgical Oncology 2019 17:190

    Content type: Case report

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  6. The rate of breast-conserving surgery (BCS) is low in China. Many patients choose mastectomy even when informed that there is no difference in the overall survival rate compared with that of BCS plus radiother...

    Authors: Rui Chen, Sainan You, Zinan Yin, Qiannan Zhu, Chaojun Jiang, Shuo Li, Yan Li, Xiaoming Zha and Jue Wang

    Citation: World Journal of Surgical Oncology 2019 17:189

    Content type: Research

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  7. By comparing short- and long-term outcomes following totally robotic radical distal gastrectomy (TRDG) and robotic-assisted radical distal gastrectomy (RADG), we aimed to assess in which modus operandi patient...

    Authors: Rui Luo, Dongning Liu, Shanping Ye, Hechun Tang, Weiquan Zhu, Penghui He, Cheng Tang and Taiyuan Li

    Citation: World Journal of Surgical Oncology 2019 17:188

    Content type: Research

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  8. The purpose of this research was to assess the feasibility of reconstructing the middle hepatic vein (MHV) with resected left portal vein during left hemihepatectomy.

    Authors: Tao Lv, Ling Xiang Kong, Jiayin Yang, Hong Wu, Tianfu Wen, Li Jiang and Jian Yang

    Citation: World Journal of Surgical Oncology 2019 17:187

    Content type: Research

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  9. Monostotic fibrous dysplasia (MFD) involving the spine is rare, and the treatment options are controversial. Surgery is needed when patients suffer from persistent pain, spinal cord compression/injury, and ver...

    Authors: Xin Xin, Jianhong Feng, Chen Yue, Tao Jin and Xinxin Liu

    Citation: World Journal of Surgical Oncology 2019 17:186

    Content type: Case report

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  10. The recommendation for postoperative chemotherapy in pancreatic ductal adenocarcinoma (PDAC) is based on prospective randomized trials. However, patients included in clinical trials do not often reflect the ov...

    Authors: Sophia Chikhladze, Ann-Kathrin Lederer, Lampros Kousoulas, Marilena Reinmuth, Olivia Sick, Stefan Fichtner-Feigl and Uwe A. Wittel

    Citation: World Journal of Surgical Oncology 2019 17:185

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  11. Traumatic ulcerative granuloma with stromal eosinophilia (TUGSE) is a rare self-limiting condition of the oral mucosa. The lesion manifests as an isolated ulcer that can be either asymptomatic or associated wi...

    Authors: Benito Benitez, Julia Mülli, Alexandar Tzankov and Christoph Kunz

    Citation: World Journal of Surgical Oncology 2019 17:184

    Content type: Case report

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  12. Hepatic epithelioid hemangioendothelioma (HEHE) is a rare angiogenic tumor with no recognized effective treatment. Treatment options used worldwide include liver transplantation (LT), liver resection (LR), rad...

    Authors: Linping Cao, Jiawei Hong, Lingfeng Zhou, Yufu Ye, Yuanxing Liu, Jun Yu and Shusen Zheng

    Citation: World Journal of Surgical Oncology 2019 17:183

    Content type: Research

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  13. The aim of this study is to identify the incidence trends of primary and secondary peritoneal surface malignancies in a representative Czech population.

    Authors: Dušan Klos, Juraj Riško, Martin Loveček, Pavel Skalický, Ivana Svobodová, Denisa Krejčí, Bohuslav Melichar, Beatrice Mohelníková-Duchoňová and Radmila Lemstrová

    Citation: World Journal of Surgical Oncology 2019 17:182

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  14. Lymph node inclusions are foci of ectopic tissue in lymph nodes, which were reported in different areas of the body. However, inclusions in the mediastinal lymph node are rare. Here, we report the first case o...

    Authors: Chenglong Wang, Yijia Cao, Min Zeng, Lijuan Wang, Xiaojing Cao, Lingfeng Zou and Youde Cao

    Citation: World Journal of Surgical Oncology 2019 17:181

    Content type: Case report

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  15. Guidelines recommend treatment of retroperitoneal sarcomas (RPS) at high-volume centers. However, high-volume centers may not be accessible locally. This national study compared outcomes of RPS resection betwe...

    Authors: Robin Schmitz, Mohamed A. Adam and Dan G. Blazer III

    Citation: World Journal of Surgical Oncology 2019 17:180

    Content type: Research

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  16. Single-incision laparoscopic right hemicolectomy (SILS) has long used in surgery for a long time. However, there is barely a systemic review related to the comparison between the SILS and the conventional lapa...

    Authors: Xin Liu, Wei-hong Yang, Zhou-guang Jiao, Ji-fu Zhang and Rui Zhang

    Citation: World Journal of Surgical Oncology 2019 17:179

    Content type: Research

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  17. In recent years, laparoscopic surgery has been widely used for rectal cancer. In laparoscopic rectal surgery, a double-stapling technique (DST) anastomosis using a stapling device is considered a relatively di...

    Authors: Masahiro Fukada, Nobuhisa Matsuhashi, Takao Takahashi, Hisashi Imai, Yoshihiro Tanaka, Kazuya Yamaguchi and Kazuhiro Yoshida

    Citation: World Journal of Surgical Oncology 2019 17:178

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  18. Inflammation plays a critical role in the development and progression of cancers. The advanced lung cancer inflammation index (ALI) is thought to be able to reflect systemic inflammation better than current bi...

    Authors: Xin Hua, Jing Chen, Ying Wu, Jun Sha, Shuhua Han and Xiaoli Zhu

    Citation: World Journal of Surgical Oncology 2019 17:177

    Content type: Research

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  19. Robotic latissimus dorsi-flap reconstruction (RLDFR) after skin-sparing mastectomy (SSM) for breast cancer (BC) has been performed through a single nipple incision. We report results of SSM with RLDFR, mainly ...

    Authors: Gilles Houvenaeghel, Marie Bannier, Sandrine Rua, Julien Barrou, Mellie Heinemann, Eric Lambaudie and Monique Cohen

    Citation: World Journal of Surgical Oncology 2019 17:176

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  20. Lymph node metastasis is a key factor in predicting and determining the prognosis of patients with colorectal cancer (CRC). Sodium channels are highly expressed in a variety of tumors and are closely related t...

    Authors: Shuiquan Lin, Yangbo Lv, Jianguang Xu, Xinglong Mao, Zhenhong Chen and Wuguang Lu

    Citation: World Journal of Surgical Oncology 2019 17:175

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  21. The recurrence after curative surgery of the rectal adenocarcinoma is a serious complication, considered as a failure of the therapeutic strategy. The aim of this study was to identify the different prognostic...

    Authors: Waad Farhat, Mohamed Azzaza, Abdelkader Mizouni, Houssem Ammar, Mahdi ben Ltaifa, Sami Lagha, Mohamed Kahloul, Rahul Gupta, Mohamed Ben Mabrouk and Ali Ben Ali

    Citation: World Journal of Surgical Oncology 2019 17:173

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  22. To explore the relationship between FABP4 and FABP6 expression and the pathogenesis of colorectal cancer (CRC) and their potential as biomarkers in the diagnosis of CRC.

    Authors: Yaqin Zhang, Xiaotong Zhao, Lili Deng, Xueting Li, Ganbiao Wang, Yongxing Li and Mingwei Chen

    Citation: World Journal of Surgical Oncology 2019 17:171

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  23. Lymphangiomas are uncommon congenital malformations that present mainly in the head, neck, and axillar regions in pediatric patients. Mesenteric cystic lymphangiomas (MCLs), which occasionally present with sub...

    Authors: Hideki Nagano, Toshihisa Kimura, Atsushi Iida, Tamotsu Togawa, Takanori Goi and Yasunori Sato

    Citation: World Journal of Surgical Oncology 2019 17:170

    Content type: Case report

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  24. Stage II colorectal cancer with microsatellite instability-high (MSI-H) has been proven to have a better prognosis. However, in advanced stage, this trend remains controversial. This study aimed to explore the...

    Authors: Bingyan Wang, Fei Li, Xin Zhou, Yanpeng Ma and Wei Fu

    Citation: World Journal of Surgical Oncology 2019 17:169

    Content type: Review

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  25. In rectal cancers, radical surgery should follow local excisions, in cases of unexpected, unfavorable tumor characteristics. The oncological results of this completion surgery are inconsistent.

    Authors: Theodor Junginger, Ursula Goenner, Mirjam Hitzler, Tong T. Trinh, Achim Heintz and Daniel Wollschläger

    Citation: World Journal of Surgical Oncology 2019 17:168

    Content type: Research

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  26. To evaluate the safety and feasibility of selective occlusion of the hepatic artery and portal vein (SOAP) for staged hepatectomy (SOAPS) in patients with hepatocellular carcinoma (HCC)

    Authors: Changku Jia, Ke Ge, Sunbing Xu, Ling Liu, Jie Weng and Youke Chen

    Citation: World Journal of Surgical Oncology 2019 17:167

    Content type: Research

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  27. The coexistence of hematological malignancy with endometrial cancer is a rare phenomenon. We report a case of coexistence of endometrial cancer with follicular lymphoma which we suspected preoperatively and di...

    Authors: Ai Yoshino, Eiji Kobayashi, Mayu Shiomi, Kazuaki Sato, Michiko Ichii, Yutaka Ueda and Tadashi Kimura

    Citation: World Journal of Surgical Oncology 2019 17:166

    Content type: Case report

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  28. Gastrointestinal stromal tumors (GISTs) are the most common mesenchymal tumors of the gastrointestinal tract. Rectal locations are very rare, and minimally invasive surgery is a good choice for the treatment o...

    Authors: Wang Shizhuo, Liuyuan, Ni Sha, Chen Xueting, Wang He, Luan Nannan and Ma Xiaoxin

    Citation: World Journal of Surgical Oncology 2019 17:164

    Content type: Case report

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  29. Pancreatic carcinoma (PC) is one of the most lethal malignancies, and its poor prognosis is strongly associated with invasion and metastasis. CA19.9 is considered to be the most sensitive serum marker for PC i...

    Authors: Fuxin Jia, Mengmeng Liu, Xiao Li, Fen Zhang, Shuqiang Yue and Jiangwei Liu

    Citation: World Journal of Surgical Oncology 2019 17:163

    Content type: Research

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  30. To compare the peri-operative outcomes of females undergoing laparoscopic intracorporeal urinary diversions (ICUD) and extracorporeal urinary diversions (ECUD) after laparoscopic radical cystectomies (LRC).

    Authors: Liyuan Wu, Feiya Yang, Liming Song, Zejun Xiao, Sujun Han, Song Wu, Sai Liu, Qingbao He and Nianzeng Xing

    Citation: World Journal of Surgical Oncology 2019 17:161

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  31. Solid pseudopapillary neoplasms (SPN) of the pancreas are rare pancreatic neoplasms where complete resection is the cornerstone in management. It has been demonstrated in previous studies that minimally invasi...

    Authors: Emmanuel II Uy Hao, Seoung Yoon Rho, Ho Kyoung Hwang, Jae Uk Chung, Woo Jung Lee, Dong Sup Yoon and Chang Moo Kang

    Citation: World Journal of Surgical Oncology 2019 17:160

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  32. To evaluate the role of three-dimensional (3D) reconstruction technique in renal function protection and ipsilateral parenchymal mass preserved after laparoscopic partial nephrectomy (LPN) in patients with com...

    Authors: Jipeng Wang, Youyi Lu, Gang Wu, Tianqi Wang, Yongqiang Wang, Hongwei Zhao, Zhongbao Zhou and Jitao Wu

    Citation: World Journal of Surgical Oncology 2019 17:159

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  33. The diagnosis of peripheral pulmonary lesions (PPLs) is a challenging task for pulmonologists, especially for small PPLs. Conventional localization of these small PPLs, which are > 1 cm away from the visceral ...

    Authors: Kai Qian, Yi Deng, Cheng Shen, Yong-Geng Feng, Bo Deng and Qun-You Tan

    Citation: World Journal of Surgical Oncology 2019 17:158

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  34. The purpose of this letter was to explore how lesion size affects the pooled effect of traction-assisted endoscopic submucosal dissection on procedure time. Our meta-regression showed that lesion size negative...

    Authors: Sheng-Wei Cheng, Chun-Chao Chang, Ying-Fong Su and Yi-No Kang

    Citation: World Journal of Surgical Oncology 2019 17:157

    Content type: Correspondence

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  35. Liver resection is a treatment of choice for colorectal and neuroendocrine liver metastases, and laparoscopy is an accepted approach for surgical treatment of these patients. The role of liver resection for pa...

    Authors: Davit L. Aghayan, Piotr Kalinowski, Airazat M. Kazaryan, Åsmund Avdem Fretland, Mushegh A. Sahakyan, Bård I. Røsok, Egidijus Pelanis, Bjørn Atle Bjørnbeth and Bjørn Edwin

    Citation: World Journal of Surgical Oncology 2019 17:156

    Content type: Research

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  36. Chondrosarcoma is the second most frequent malignant bone tumor. Grade I chondrosarcoma (syn.: atypical cartilaginous tumor) is classified as an intermediately and locally aggressive neoplasm and typically is ...

    Authors: Julian Fromm, Alexander Klein, Andrea Baur-Melnyk, Thomas Knösel, Lars Lindner, Christof Birkenmaier, Falk Roeder, Volkmar Jansson and Hans Roland Dürr

    Citation: World Journal of Surgical Oncology 2019 17:155

    Content type: Research

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  37. The free flap transfer of a latissimus dorsi flap (LDF) for the closure of sacral wound defects after pelvic exenteration and radiation therapy offers a successful tool of the plastic surgeon. This case report...

    Authors: Jan Matschke, Rafael Armbruster, Christian Reeps, Jürgen Weitz and Adrian Dragu

    Citation: World Journal of Surgical Oncology 2019 17:154

    Content type: Case report

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  38. Post-treatment management is essential for improving the health and quality of life of colorectal cancer (CRC) survivors. The number of cancer survivors is continually increasing, which is causing a correspond...

    Authors: Ameera Balhareth, Mohammed Yousef Aldossary and Deborah McNamara

    Citation: World Journal of Surgical Oncology 2019 17:153

    Content type: Review

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  39. In some malignant tumors, a high neutrophil-to-lymphocyte ratio (NLR) is connected with unfavorable prognosis. Nevertheless, the prognostic value of the NLR in gliomas remains disputed. The clinical significan...

    Authors: Yu-ying Lei, Yi-tong Li, Qi-lu Hu, Juan Wang and Ai-xia Sui

    Citation: World Journal of Surgical Oncology 2019 17:152

    Content type: Review

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  40. While calcification of thymoma is common, “eggshell” calcification is rare. We report a case of an eggshell calcified thymoma that “hatched” after 4 years of follow-up. Pathologically, it revealed that sarcoid...

    Authors: Tai Hato, Masatoshi Yamaguchi, Ato Sugiyama, Kohei Aoki, Yoshiaki Inoue, Hiroki Fukuda, Masatoshi Gika, Morihiro Higashi and Mitsuo Nakayama

    Citation: World Journal of Surgical Oncology 2019 17:151

    Content type: Case report

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  41. Cancer metastasis from colon cancer to an anal fistula is very rare. We herein reported a rare case in which local excision was performed for metastatic anal fistula cancer originating from rectal cancer.

    Authors: Takuto Ikeda, Atsushi Nanashima, Akiko Ichihara, Eiji Kitamura, Kenzo Nagatomo and Hiroyuki Tanaka

    Citation: World Journal of Surgical Oncology 2019 17:149

    Content type: Case report

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  42. Concurrent mutations of synchronous multiple primary non-small cell lung cancer (SMPNSCLC) is rare, and only a few cases have been reported. Herein, we present a case of early-stage SMPNSCLC with T790M and L85...

    Authors: Ching-Fu Weng, Po-Ju Chen, Ailun Heather Tseng, Shih-Hung Huang and Henry Hsin-Chung Lee

    Citation: World Journal of Surgical Oncology 2019 17:148

    Content type: Case report

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  43. Primary sarcoma of the lung is a very rare malignant tumor accounting for less than 0.5% of all lung tumors and presenting diagnostic and treatment challenge. We describe a case of a patient diagnosed with pri...

    Authors: Sanja Pleština, Nikša Librenjak, Ante Marušić, Lovorka Batelja Vuletić, Zoran Janevski and Marko Jakopović

    Citation: World Journal of Surgical Oncology 2019 17:147

    Content type: Case report

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  44. The aim of this study was to compare the outcome of patients with adenocarcinoma of the distal esophagus (AEG type I) treated with neoadjuvant chemoradiation or perioperative chemotherapy.

    Authors: Oliver O. Koch, Michael Weitzendorfer, Martin Varga, Andreas Tschoner, Richard Partl, Alexander Perathoner, Philipp Gehwolf, Karin S. Kapp, Reinhold Függer, Dietmar Öfner and Klaus Emmanuel

    Citation: World Journal of Surgical Oncology 2019 17:146

    Content type: Research

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