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  1. Case Report

    Surgical treatment for mediastinal abscess induced by endobronchial ultrasound-guided transbronchial needle aspiration: a case report and literature review

    Endobronchial ultrasound-guided transbronchial needle aspiration (EBUS-TBNA) is a useful and less invasive procedure for the definitive diagnosis of mediastinal and hilar lymph nodes. However, infectious compl...

    Yujiro Yokoyama, Takahiro Nakagomi, Daichi Shikata, Rumi Higuchi, Toshio Oyama and Taichiro Goto

    World Journal of Surgical Oncology 2017 15:130

    Published on: 14 July 2017

  2. Research

    Comparison of skin-sparing mastectomy using LigaSure™ Small Jaw and electrocautery

    Skin-sparing mastectomy (SSM) is increasingly used in patients with breast cancer. We compared the differences between use of electrocautery and LigaSure™ Small Jaw in patients with breast cancer who underwent...

    Young Woo Chang, Hwan Soo Kim, Seung Pil Jung, Sang Uk Woo, Jae Bok Lee, Jeoung Won Bae and Gil Soo Son

    World Journal of Surgical Oncology 2017 15:129

    Published on: 14 July 2017

  3. Research

    Effects of radiofrequency ablation versus other ablating techniques on hepatocellular carcinomas: a systematic review and meta-analysis

    Percutaneous ablation has quickly arisen as one of the important alternative treatments for hepatocellular carcinoma (HCC). We aimed to compare the therapeutic effects of radiofrequency ablation (RFA) and othe...

    Wen Luo, Yunfei Zhang, Guangbin He, Ming Yu, Minjuan Zheng, Liwen Liu and Xiaodong Zhou

    World Journal of Surgical Oncology 2017 15:126

    Published on: 10 July 2017

  4. Research

    Variation of sentinel lymphatic channels (SLCs) and sentinel lymph nodes (SLNs) assessed by contrast-enhanced ultrasound (CEUS) in breast cancer patients

    The objective of this study was to assess the feasibility of detecting the variation of sentinel lymphatic channels (SLCs) and sentinel lymph nodes (SLNs) in breast cancer patients using contrast-enhanced ultr...

    Ying Wang, Wenbin Zhou, Cuiying Li, Haiyan Gong, Chunlian Li, Nianzhao Yang, Xiaoming Zha, Lin Chen, Tiansong Xia, Xiaoan Liu, Minghai Wang and Qiang Ding

    World Journal of Surgical Oncology 2017 15:127

    Published on: 10 July 2017

  5. Research

    Long-term survival of hepatocellular carcinoma after percutaneous radiofrequency ablation guided by ultrasound

    The risk factors for recurrence and death after radiofrequency ablation (RFA) for hepatocellular carcinoma (HCC) remain poorly known. This study was aimed to study the 10-year overall survival (OS) of HCC trea...

    Weimin Zhang, Erping Luo, Jianhe Gan, Xiaomin Song, Zuowei Bao, Huiping Zhang and Minhua Chen

    World Journal of Surgical Oncology 2017 15:122

    Published on: 5 July 2017

  6. Case Report

    Colonic metastasis from breast carcinoma: a case report

    Colonic metastasis from breast carcinoma is very rare. Here, we report a case of colonic metastasis from breast carcinoma.

    Kazuma Tsujimura, Tsuyoshi Teruya, Masaya Kiyuna, Kuniki Higa, Junko Higa, Kouji Iha, Kiyoshi Chinen, Masaya Asato, Yasukatsu Takushi, Morihito Ota, Eijirou Dakeshita, Atsushi Nakachi, Akira Gakiya and Hiroshi Shiroma

    World Journal of Surgical Oncology 2017 15:124

    Published on: 5 July 2017

  7. Research

    Better survival after breast-conserving therapy compared to mastectomy when axillary node status is positive in early-stage breast cancer: a registry-based follow-up study of 6387 Norwegian women participating in screening, primarily operated between 1998 and 2009

    Recent registry studies on early-stage breast cancer have shown better survival rates when women underwent breast-conserving therapy (BCT) compared with mastectomy (MTX). The aim of this study is to investigat...

    Olaf Johan Hartmann-Johnsen, Rolf Kåresen, Ellen Schlichting and Jan F. Nygård

    World Journal of Surgical Oncology 2017 15:118

    Published on: 3 July 2017

  8. Research article

    Risk factors of liver metastasis from advanced pancreatic adenocarcinoma: a large multicenter cohort study

    Clinical prognostic parameters of liver metastasis from pancreatic adenocarcinoma have not been specifically identified.This study is to explore the risk factors of liver metastasis in advanced pancreatic aden...

    Dong S., Wang L., Guo Y. B., Ying H. F., Shen X. H., Meng Z. Q., Chen Hao, Chen Q. W. and Li Z. S.

    World Journal of Surgical Oncology 2017 15:120

    Published on: 3 July 2017

  9. Case Report

    The diagnosis of a metastatic breast tumor from ovarian cancer by the succession of a p53 mutation: a case report

    Metastatic breast tumors from other organs are very rare. We herein describe the case of a patient with a metastatic breast tumor due to ovarian cancer who was diagnosed by the succession of a p53 mutation.

    Ryutaro Mori, Manabu Futamura, Kasumi Morimitsu, Chiemi Saigo, Tatsuhiko Miyazaki and Kazuhiro Yoshida

    World Journal of Surgical Oncology 2017 15:117

    Published on: 29 June 2017

  10. Research

    Mismatch repair deficiency screening in colorectal carcinoma by a four-antibody immunohistochemical panel in Pakistani population and its correlation with histopathological parameters

    Microsatellite instability (MSI) operates as the second major pathway in the colorectal carcinogenesis. Although genetic testing remains the gold standard for the detection of MSI, the College of American Path...

    Atif Ali Hashmi, Rabia Ali, Zubaida Fida Hussain, Naveen Faridi, Erum Yousuf Khan, Syed Muhammad Abu Bakar, Muhammad Muzzammil Edhi and Mehmood Khan

    World Journal of Surgical Oncology 2017 15:116

    Published on: 26 June 2017

  11. Research

    The correlations between DNA methylation and polymorphisms in the promoter region of the human telomerase reverse transcriptase (hTERT) gene with postoperative recurrence in patients with thyroid carcinoma (TC)

    This study aims at exploring the correlations between DNA methylation and polymorphisms in the promoter region of the human telomerase reverse transcriptase (hTERT) gene and postoperative recurrence in patient...

    Jian-Jun Li, Ping Chen Jue-Ru Zheng and Yao-Zong Wang

    World Journal of Surgical Oncology 2017 15:114

    Published on: 6 June 2017

  12. Review

    Endoscopic ultrasonography compared with multidetector computed tomography for the preoperative staging of gastric cancer: a meta-analysis

    The current study sought to perform a meta-analysis to compare the preoperative staging of endoscopic ultrasonography (EUS) and multidetector computed tomography (MDCT) in gastric carcinoma.

    Run-Cong Nie, Shu-Qiang Yuan, Xiao-Jiang Chen, Shi Chen, Li-Pu Xu, Yong-Ming Chen, Bao-Yan Zhu, Xiao-Wei Sun, Zhi-Wei Zhou and Ying-Bo Chen

    World Journal of Surgical Oncology 2017 15:113

    Published on: 2 June 2017

  13. Research

    Efficacy and short-term outcomes of preoperative chemoradiotherapy with intermittent oral tegafur-uracil plus leucovorin in Japanese rectal cancer patients: a single center experience retrospective analysis

    Various types of preoperative chemoradiotherapy (CRT) have been established for rectal cancer; thus, Physicians will need to refine the selection of appropriate preoperative CRT for different patients since th...

    Ryosuke Nakagawa, Yuji Inoue, Takeshi Ohki, Yuka Kaneko, Fumi Maeda and Masakazu Yamamoto

    World Journal of Surgical Oncology 2017 15:112

    Published on: 31 May 2017

  14. Case report

    Extraction of a specimen through an umbilical zigzag incision during laparoscopic surgery for endometrial cancer

    Though laparoscopic surgery has recently been applied in the treatment of early-stage endometrial cancer, the presence of a large uterus is a hindrance to specimen extraction from the abdominal cavity. We desc...

    Kazuyoshi Kato, Tsuyoshi Hisa, Maki Matoda, Hidetaka Nomura, Hiroyuki Kanao, Kuniko Utsugi and Nobuhiro Takeshima

    World Journal of Surgical Oncology 2017 15:110

    Published on: 30 May 2017

  15. Case Report

    Low-grade fibromyxoid sarcoma of the external anal sphincter: a case report

    Low-grade fibromyxoid sarcoma (LGFMS) is a rare soft tissue tumor that has a tendency to grow in the deep soft tissue of the trunk and extremities. Despite its benign appearance, the tumor has a high recurrenc...

    Lee-Kiat Ban, Ailun Heather Tseng, Shih-Hung Huang and Henry Hsin-Chung Lee

    World Journal of Surgical Oncology 2017 15:109

    Published on: 30 May 2017

  16. Research

    Predictive value of preoperative peripheral blood neutrophil/lymphocyte ratio for lymph node metastasis in patients of resectable pancreatic neuroendocrine tumors: a nomogram-based study

    Neutrophil-to-lymphocyte ratio (NLR) is one of the systemic inflammation markers, which has prognostic values in many types of tumor. However, hardly any research has reported the relationship between NLR and ...

    Zhou Tong, Lulu Liu, Yi Zheng, Weiqin Jiang, Peng Zhao, Weijia Fang and Weilin Wang

    World Journal of Surgical Oncology 2017 15:108

    Published on: 30 May 2017

  17. Case Report

    Focal necrosis mimicking breast cancer following coronary bypass grafting

    Breast cancer can be diagnosed easily in most cases. However, occasionally, we are faced with some conditions that can mimic it. These may include inflammations, benign tumors, cysts, hematomas, or, more rarel...

    Oldřich Coufal, Tomáš Ostřížek, Petr Krsička, Eva Lžičařová, Rudolf Nenutil, Monika Procházková, Beatrix Bencsiková, Peter Grell and Roman Šefr

    World Journal of Surgical Oncology 2017 15:111

    Published on: 30 May 2017

  18. Research

    Efficacy of prophylactic splenectomy for proximal advanced gastric cancer invading greater curvature

    For proximal gastric cancer invading the greater curvature, concomitant splenectomy is frequently performed to secure the clearance of lymph node metastases. However, prognostic impact of prophylactic splenect...

    Yu Ohkura, Shusuke Haruta, Junichi Shindoh, Tsuyoshi Tanaka, Masaki Ueno and Harushi Udagawa

    World Journal of Surgical Oncology 2017 15:106

    Published on: 25 May 2017

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