Skip to main content

Articles

Page 1 of 79

  1. The present study provides a snapshot of Italian patients with peritoneal metastasis from gastric cancer treated by surgery in Italian centers belonging to the Italian Research Group on Gastric Cancer. Prognos...

    Authors: Luigina Graziosi, Elisabetta Marino, Maria Bencivenga, Alessia D’Ignazio, Leonardo Solaini, Silvia Ministrini, Michela Caprioli, Michele Sacco, Daniele Marrelli, Gianni Mura, Maurizio Degiuli, Paolo Morgagni, Guido Alberto Massimo Tiberio, Giovanni De Manzoni, Franco Roviello and Annibale Donini

    Citation: World Journal of Surgical Oncology 2021 19:334

    Content type: Research

    Published on:

  2. Camrelizumab (a PD-1 inhibitor) has been used as a potential therapy in unresectable advanced esophageal squamous cell carcinoma (ESCC) along with adjuvant treatment in locally advanced ESCC, exhibiting an acc...

    Authors: Peng Yang, Xiao Zhou, Xuefeng Yang, Yuefeng Wang, Tao Sun, Shiying Feng and Xianyou Ma

    Citation: World Journal of Surgical Oncology 2021 19:333

    Content type: Research

    Published on:

  3. Capecitabine is a prodrug that is enzymatically converted to its active form, fluorouracil (also called 5-fluorouracil), which is commonly used as adjuvant chemotherapy in colorectal cancer patients. Severe ga...

    Authors: You Zou, Shuang Liu, Jianhong Wu and Zhen Sun

    Citation: World Journal of Surgical Oncology 2021 19:332

    Content type: Case report

    Published on:

  4. Inflammatory myofibroblastic tumour is an infrequent mesenchymal neoplasia of unknown aetiology and variable behaviour, ranging from rather benign lesions to locally aggressive and even metastatic disease. Its...

    Authors: Alfonso López de Sa, Alejandro Pascual, Javier Garcia Santos, Ramiro Mendez, Monica Bellon, Mar Ramirez, Fatima Matute, Cristina del Arco, Aránzazu Manzano, Pluvio Coronado, Antonio Casado and Gloria Marquina

    Citation: World Journal of Surgical Oncology 2021 19:331

    Content type: Case report

    Published on:

  5. HER2 is a member of the ERBB family of receptor tyrosine kinases, and HER2 mutations occur in 1–4% of non-small cell lung cancer (NSCLC) as an oncogenic driver mutation. We found a rare mutation of HER2 p.Asp7...

    Authors: Huanhuan Xu, Qi Liang, Xian Xu, Shanyue Tan, Sumeng Wang, Yiqian Liu and Lingxiang Liu

    Citation: World Journal of Surgical Oncology 2021 19:330

    Content type: Case report

    Published on:

  6. This study aims to screen and identify the biological functions and prognostic value of CXC chemokines in ovarian cancer (OC) through bioinformatics and molecular biology methods, and to provide data support f...

    Authors: Weiyuan Li, Ji-Ao Ma, Xun Sheng and Chunjie Xiao

    Citation: World Journal of Surgical Oncology 2021 19:329

    Content type: Research

    Published on:

  7. Paraneoplastic neurological syndromes constitute rare neurological complications of malignant disease, manifesting in <1% of patients with cancer. Opsoclonus-myoclonus syndrome (OMS) presents with chaotic ocul...

    Authors: Aikaterini Kostoglou, Dimitrios Vlastos, Athanasios Bakalis and Debashis Ghosh

    Citation: World Journal of Surgical Oncology 2021 19:328

    Content type: Case report

    Published on:

  8. In-transit metastasis is considered a locoregional disease in cutaneous melanoma (CM) patients. Isolated limb perfusion (ILP) is among the treatment options in selected cases. The aim of this study was to dete...

    Authors: Şevket Barış Morkavuk, Serdar Çulcu, Ebru Esen and Ali Ekrem Ünal

    Citation: World Journal of Surgical Oncology 2021 19:327

    Content type: Research

    Published on:

  9. Surgical devices are commonly used during breast conservative surgery (BCS) to provide better hemostasis. The Harmonic scalpel has recently gained momentum as an effective tool for intraoperative bleeding redu...

    Authors: Islam Khaled, Ihab Saad, Hany Soliman and Mohammed Faisal

    Citation: World Journal of Surgical Oncology 2021 19:325

    Content type: Research

    Published on:

  10. In the Response Evaluation Criteria for Solid Tumors (RECIST) diagnostic criteria, the concepts of progression by preexisting disease (PPL) and progression by new metastases (PNM) have been proposed to disting...

    Authors: Tamami Morisaki, Shinichiro Kashiwagi, Yuka Asano, Wataru Goto, Koji Takada, Sae Ishihara, Masatsune Shibutani, Hiroaki Tanaka, Kosei Hirakawa and Masaichi Ohira

    Citation: World Journal of Surgical Oncology 2021 19:324

    Content type: Research

    Published on:

  11. Removing more inframesenteric nodes is not only significantly increases the likelihood of finding metastasis for endometrial cancer, but also can add survival advantage. As most patients diagnosed with endomet...

    Authors: Wei Zhang, Lingfang Xia, Xiaotian Han, Xingzhu Ju, Xiaohua Wu and Xiaojun Chen

    Citation: World Journal of Surgical Oncology 2021 19:323

    Content type: Research

    Published on:

  12. Endobronchial metastasis is a very rare type of recurrence after lung cancer surgery. Surgical intervention may be difficult to perform due to the postoperative reduction in the activities of daily living (ADL...

    Authors: Atsushi Ito, Daisuke Yamaguchi, Shinji Kaneda, Koji Kawaguchi, Akira Shimamoto, Makiko Kubooka, Yoshihito Nomoto and Motoshi Takao

    Citation: World Journal of Surgical Oncology 2021 19:322

    Content type: Case report

    Published on:

  13. The effect of schistosomiasis on CD8+ T cells and then on PD-L1 expression was unknown, and the utility of CD8+ TILs as a biomarker for schistosomal-associated colorectal cancer (SCRC) rarely has been reported.

    Authors: Weixia Wang, Hongyan Jing, Jican Liu, Dacheng Bu, Yingyi Zhang, Ting Zhu, Kui Lu, Yanchao Xu, Meihong Cheng, Jing Liu, Junxia Yao, Sinian Huang and Limei Wang

    Citation: World Journal of Surgical Oncology 2021 19:321

    Content type: Research

    Published on:

  14. Carbon nanoparticles (CNs) are tracers used in thyroid surgery of patients with thyroid cancer (TC) to help remove lymph nodes and protect the parathyroid gland. The facilitative effect of carbon nanoparticles...

    Authors: Jie He, Chaojie Zhang, Zeyu Zhang and Fada Xia

    Citation: World Journal of Surgical Oncology 2021 19:320

    Content type: Research

    Published on:

  15. Adherent perinephric fat (APF), characterized by inflammatory fat surrounding the kidney, can limit the isolation of renal tumors and increase the operative difficulty in laparoscopic partial nephrectomy (LPN)...

    Authors: Lu Fang, Huan Li, Tao Zhang, Rui Liu, Taotao Zhang, Liangkuan Bi, Dongdong Xie, Yi Wang and Dexin Yu

    Citation: World Journal of Surgical Oncology 2021 19:319

    Content type: Research

    Published on:

  16. Risk factors for anastomotic leakage include local factors such as excessive tension across anastomosis and increased intraluminal pressure on the gastric conduit; therefore, we consider the placement of a nas...

    Authors: Noriyuki Hirahara, Takeshi Matsubara, Shunsuke Kaji, Yuki Uchida, Tetsu Yamamoto, Ryoji Hyakudomi, Kiyoe Takai, Kazunari Ishitobi and Yoshitsugu Tajima

    Citation: World Journal of Surgical Oncology 2021 19:317

    Content type: Technical innovations

    Published on:

  17. The aim of this study was to investigate the prognostic value of arginase-1 (Arg-1) and glypican-3 (GPC-3) in patients with intrahepatic cholangiocarcinoma (ICC).

    Authors: Zeyuan Qiang, Haofeng Zhang, Shuai Jin, Cao Yan, Zhen Li, Lianyuan Tao and Haibo Yu

    Citation: World Journal of Surgical Oncology 2021 19:316

    Content type: Research

    Published on:

  18. Head and neck squamous cell cancer (HNSCC) is the most common cancer associated with chewing tobacco, in the world. As this is divided in to sites and subsites, it does not make it to top 10 cancers. The most ...

    Authors: Jyotsnaa Pillai, Tanvi Chincholkar, Ruhi Dixit and Manoj Pandey

    Citation: World Journal of Surgical Oncology 2021 19:315

    Content type: Review

    Published on:

  19. The immune infiltration of patients with colon cancer (CC) is closely associated with RNA-binding proteins (RBPs). However, immune-associated RBPs (IARBPs) in CC remain unexplored.

    Authors: Di Sun, Kui-Sheng Yang, Jian-Liang Chen and Zheng-bing Wang

    Citation: World Journal of Surgical Oncology 2021 19:314

    Content type: Research

    Published on:

  20. The outcomes and management of hepatocellular carcinoma (HCC) have undergone several evolutionary changes. This study aimed to analyze the outcomes of patients who had undergone liver resection for HCC with po...

    Authors: Yu-Chao Wang, Jin-Chiao Lee, Tsung-Han Wu, Chih-Hsien Cheng, Chen-Fang Lee, Ting-Jung Wu, Hong-Shiue Chou, Kun-Ming Chan and Wei-Chen Lee

    Citation: World Journal of Surgical Oncology 2021 19:313

    Content type: Research

    Published on:

  21. Gastric cancer (GC), a common malignancy of the human digestive system, represents the second leading cause of cancer-related deaths worldwide. Early detection of GC has a significant impact on clinical outcom...

    Authors: Dinglian Mei, Yalong Qi, Yuanyuan Xia, Jun Ma, Hao Hu, Jun Ai, Liqiang Chen, Ning Wu and Daixiang Liao

    Citation: World Journal of Surgical Oncology 2021 19:311

    Content type: Research

    Published on:

  22. D3 or complete mesocolic excision (CME) surgery has become a common surgical procedure for the treatment of colon cancer metastasis. Clinical misuse and overuse of lymph node dissection bring unnecessary burde...

    Authors: Jiangrui Liu, Yibin Su, Xing Liu, Jinfu Zhuang, Yuanfeng Yang and Guoxian Guan

    Citation: World Journal of Surgical Oncology 2021 19:310

    Content type: Research

    Published on:

  23. Ectopic pancreas is basically a benign disease and is not always necessary to be removed. However, all types of neoplasms occurring in the normal pancreas such as ductal adenocarcinomas and intraductal papilla...

    Authors: Naoko Nambu, Takashi Yamasaki, Nami Nakagomi, Tsutomu Kumamoto, Tatsuro Nakamura, Akio Tamura, Toshihiko Tomita, Hiroto Miwa, Hisashi Shinohara and Seiichi Hirota

    Citation: World Journal of Surgical Oncology 2021 19:309

    Content type: Case report

    Published on:

  24. Rectal cancer, one of most common neoplasms, is characterized by an overall survival rate exceeding 60%. Nonetheless, local recurrence (LR) following surgery for rectal cancer remains a formidable clinical pro...

    Authors: Michal Jankowski, Wojciech M. Wysocki, Manuela Las-Jankowska, Karol Tkaczyński, Dorian Wiśniewski, Dariusz Bała and Wojciech Zegarski

    Citation: World Journal of Surgical Oncology 2021 19:308

    Content type: Research

    Published on:

  25. To evaluate the immune function of gastric cancer patients after single-incision laparoscopic distal gastrectomy (SIDG) or multiport laparoscopic distal gastrectomy (MLDG) guided by enhanced recovery after sur...

    Authors: Junfeng Zhou, Sheng Lin, Sida Sun, Chengying Zheng, Jiaxing Wang and Qingliang He

    Citation: World Journal of Surgical Oncology 2021 19:307

    Content type: Research

    Published on:

  26. Sentinel lymph node biopsy is the gold standard surgical technique for axillary staging in patients with clinically node-negative. However, it is still uncertain what is the optimal number of sentinel lymph no...

    Authors: Calogero Cipolla, Antonio Galvano, Salvatore Vieni, Federica Saputo, Simona Lupo, Mario Latteri, Giuseppa Graceffa and Maria Rosaria Valerio

    Citation: World Journal of Surgical Oncology 2021 19:306

    Content type: Research

    Published on:

  27. Some clinical researchers have reported that patients with cCR (clinical complete response) status after neoadjuvant chemoradiotherapy (nCRT) could adopt the watch-and-wait (W&W) strategy. Compared with total ...

    Authors: Guilin Yu, Wenqing Lu, Zhouguang Jiao, Jun Qiao, Shiyang Ma and Xin Liu

    Citation: World Journal of Surgical Oncology 2021 19:305

    Content type: Research

    Published on:

  28. The characteristics of immune-related long non-coding ribonucleic acids (ir-lncRNAs), regardless of their specific levels, have important implications for the prognosis of patients with bladder cancer.

    Authors: Zhenzhen Gao, Dongjuan Wu, Wenwen Zheng, Taohong Zhu, Ting Sun, Lianhong Yuan, Faming Fei and Peng Fu

    Citation: World Journal of Surgical Oncology 2021 19:304

    Content type: Research

    Published on:

  29. The role of unresected small lymph nodes (LNs) which may contain metastases for thoracic esophageal squamous cell carcinoma (TESCC) has not been addressed. The aim of the study was to investigate the role of u...

    Authors: Yi Wang, Ping Xiao, Ningjing Yang, Xiang Wang, Ke Ma, Lei Wu, Wei Zhang, Xiang Zhuang, Tianpeng Xie, Qiang Fang, Mei Lan, Qifeng Wang and Lin Peng

    Citation: World Journal of Surgical Oncology 2021 19:303

    Content type: Research

    Published on:

  30. Prokineticin 1 (PROK1) was reported as an angiogenic factor, which is associated with tumor progression, cell invasion, and metastasis in colorectal cancer. Although the association between PROK1 expression in...

    Authors: Noriyuki Tagai, Takanori Goi, Michiaki Shimada and Hidetaka Kurebayashi

    Citation: World Journal of Surgical Oncology 2021 19:302

    Content type: Research

    Published on:

  31. The effects and safety of laparoscopic nerve‑sparing radical hysterectomy (LNSRH) and laparoscopic radical hysterectomy (LRH) in cervical cancer treatment remain unclear. This article aims to evaluate the role...

    Authors: Linlin Ma, Qiwei Li, Ying Guo, Xiaoyu Tan, Mengying Wang and Qi Qi

    Citation: World Journal of Surgical Oncology 2021 19:301

    Content type: Research

    Published on:

  32. Tumor-infiltrating lymphocytes (TILs) are major participants in the tumor microenvironment. The prognostic value of TILs in patients with pancreatic cancer is still controversial.

    Authors: Lingyu Hu, Mingyuan Zhu, Yiyu Shen, Zhengxiang Zhong and Bin Wu

    Citation: World Journal of Surgical Oncology 2021 19:300

    Content type: Research

    Published on:

  33. Emerging evidence reveals that the initiation and development of human cancers, including colorectal cancer (CRC), are associated with the deregulation of circular RNAs (circRNAs). Our study intended to disclo...

    Authors: Lei Zhang, Ranran Yu, Chunhua Li, Yu Dang, Xiaoyu Yi and Lei Wang

    Citation: World Journal of Surgical Oncology 2021 19:299

    Content type: Research

    Published on:

  34. Although pembrolizumab has shown clinical benefit in patients with small-cell lung cancer (SCLC), its actual efficacy in combination with a conventional chemotherapy drug has not been determined. We performed ...

    Authors: Qiangyun Liu, Yixuan Zhang, Miaowen Liu, Ruoxin Xu, Fengming Yi, Yiping Wei, Shuqiang Zhu and Wenxiong Zhang

    Citation: World Journal of Surgical Oncology 2021 19:298

    Content type: Review

    Published on:

  35. Inflammation markers have an important effect on tumor proliferation, invasion, and metastasis. Oligometastatic disease (OMD) is an intermediate state between widespread metastases and locally confined disease...

    Authors: Xiaojuan Huang, Jin Cui, Xiaohui Li, Chao Liu, Jujie Sun and Jinbo Yue

    Citation: World Journal of Surgical Oncology 2021 19:297

    Content type: Research

    Published on:

  36. To investigate the lymph node metastasis pattern and significance of dissection of the left gastric artery lymph nodes in radical en bloc esophagectomy for esophageal squamous carcinomas based on the lymphatic...

    Authors: Xiu-Mei Deng, Tian-Yu Zhu, Guo-Jun Wang, Bu-Lang Gao, Jing-Tao Wang, Rui-Xin Li, Yun-Fei Zhang and Heng-Xuan Ding

    Citation: World Journal of Surgical Oncology 2021 19:296

    Content type: Research

    Published on:

  37. Laennec’s capsule has been found for about 200 years. However, laparoscopic anatomical right and left hemihepatectomy (LARH and LALH) using Laennec’s approach are rarely reported.

    Authors: Wei Hu, Gongming Zhang, Meng Chen, Chengcheng Zhong, Mingxu Li, Xitai Sun, Kai Li and Zhong Wang

    Citation: World Journal of Surgical Oncology 2021 19:295

    Content type: Research

    Published on:

  38. Breast cancer (BC) has a high incidence and mortality rate in females. Its conventional clinical characteristics are far from accurate for the prediction of individual outcomes. Therefore, we aimed to develop ...

    Authors: Menglin He, Cheng Hu, Jian Deng, Hui Ji and Weiqian Tian

    Citation: World Journal of Surgical Oncology 2021 19:294

    Content type: Research

    Published on:

  39. Transcatheter arterial chemoembolization has been widely used in patients with hepatocellular carcinoma. However, double blood supply and the existence of portal vein tumor thrombus influence the efficacy of t...

    Authors: Zhiying Shao, Xin Liu, Chanjuan Peng, Liping Wang and Dong Xu

    Citation: World Journal of Surgical Oncology 2021 19:293

    Content type: Review

    Published on:

  40. Axillary lymph node involvement is one important prognostic factor in breast cancer, but the way to access this information has been modified over the years. This study evaluated if axillary ultrasound (US) co...

    Authors: Isabela Panzeri Carlotti Buzatto, Francisco José Cândido dos Reis, Jurandyr Moreira de Andrade, Tamara Cristina Gomes Ferraz Rodrigues, Jéssica Maria Camargo Borba, Amanda Homse Netto, Marina Sconzo Polydoro and Daniel Guimarães Tiezzi

    Citation: World Journal of Surgical Oncology 2021 19:292

    Content type: Research

    Published on:

  41. The incidence of remnant gastric cancer (RGC) after distal gastrectomy is 1–5%. However, as the survival rate of patients with gastric cancer improves due to early detection and treatment, more patients may de...

    Authors: Kentaro Matsuo, Sang-Woong Lee, Ryo Tanaka, Yoshiro Imai, Kotaro Honda, Kohei Taniguchi, Hideki Tomiyama and Kazuhisa Uchiyama

    Citation: World Journal of Surgical Oncology 2021 19:291

    Content type: Research

    Published on:

  42. To evaluate the usefulness of surveillance-abbreviated magnetic resonance imaging (AB-MRI) for the detection of ipsilateral local tumor recurrence (LTR) in patients who underwent oncoplastic breast-conserving ...

    Authors: Mi Young Kim, Young Jin Suh and Yeong Yi An

    Citation: World Journal of Surgical Oncology 2021 19:290

    Content type: Research

    Published on:

  43. Myeloid sarcoma (MS) is a tumor secondary to myeloid leukemia that consists of immature granulocytes with or without mature granulocytes and is a rare extramedullary manifestation of acute myeloid leukemia (AML).

    Authors: Chengmin Huang, Shengqi Fei, Jiang Yao, Panpan Chen, Jiaqing Luo, Yaqi Wang, Jie Li and Weilan Wang

    Citation: World Journal of Surgical Oncology 2021 19:289

    Content type: Case report

    Published on:

  44. Minimally invasive surgery for early cervical cancer is debated. We developed this new vaginal-assisted gasless laparoendoscopic single-site radical hysterectomy for early cervical cancer, and we aimed to eval...

    Authors: Xiaojuan Wang, Junwei Li, Keqin Hua and Yisong Chen

    Citation: World Journal of Surgical Oncology 2021 19:288

    Content type: Research

    Published on:

  45. lncRNA-CDKN2B antisense RNA 1 (ANRIL) and SRY-box transcription factor 9 (SOX9) has abnormal expression in many tumors including glioma, but the underlying molecular mechanism is unclear. This study set out to...

    Authors: Youlu Sun, Yuesong Jing and Yuxin Zhang

    Citation: World Journal of Surgical Oncology 2021 19:287

    Content type: Research

    Published on:

  46. To investigate the effect of Helicobacter pylori (H. pylori) eradication on the prognosis of postoperative early gastric cancer (EGC).

    Authors: Liang Wang, Jinfeng Wang, Sha Li, Fei Bai, Hailong Xie, Hanguo Shan, Zhuo Liu, Tiexiang Ma, Xiayu Tang, Haibing Tang, Ang Qin, Sanlin Lei and Chaohui Zuo

    Citation: World Journal of Surgical Oncology 2021 19:285

    Content type: Research

    Published on:

Annual Journal Metrics