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  1. Content type: Case report

    Metastasis of oral cancer to the buccinator lymph nodes (BN) is uncommon. The antegrade lymphatic flow in patients with normal anatomy and physiology makes metastasis of lower gingival cancer to BN unlikely.

    Authors: Kaho Takada, Takeshi Kuroshima, Hiroaki Shimamoto, Toshimitsu Ohsako, Kou Kayamori, Tohru Ikeda and Hiroyuki Harada

    Citation: World Journal of Surgical Oncology 2019 17:13

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  2. Content type: Research

    In this study, images of 2450 benign thyroid nodules and 2557 malignant thyroid nodules were collected and labeled, and an automatic image recognition and diagnosis system was established by deep learning usin...

    Authors: Lei Wang, Shujian Yang, Shan Yang, Cheng Zhao, Guangye Tian, Yuxiu Gao, Yongjian Chen and Yun Lu

    Citation: World Journal of Surgical Oncology 2019 17:12

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  3. Content type: Technical innovations

    Colorectal cancer is the third most common malignancy worldwide. The occurrence of liver metastases worsens the prognosis of the patient significantly if the tumor burden is not resectable.

    Authors: Falk Rauchfuß, Silvio Nadalin, Alfred Königsrainer and Utz Settmacher

    Citation: World Journal of Surgical Oncology 2019 17:11

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  4. Content type: Case report

    Although gout is a common disease, the presence of gouty tophi outside joints is rare and in literature, there is to date only one report of hepatic tophaceous nodule. We would like to highlight here the diffi...

    Authors: S. Ministrini, G. Baronio, F. Zorzi, L. Bercich, L. Grazioli, S. Molfino and N. Portolani

    Citation: World Journal of Surgical Oncology 2019 17:10

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  5. Content type: Research

    To investigate the mortality, operation time, cystectomy time, and complications of anterior approach laparoscopic radical cystectomy (ALRC) in Asian males in comparison with posterior approach laparoscopic ra...

    Authors: Shiyu Tong, Zhenyu Yang, Xiongbin Zu, Yuan Li, Wei He, Yangle Li, Xiheng Hu, Cheng Zhao, Minfeng Chen and Lin Qi

    Citation: World Journal of Surgical Oncology 2019 17:9

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  6. Content type: Research

    While extended cholecystectomy is recommended for T2 gallbladder cancer (GBC), the role of hepatic resection for T2 GBC is unclear. This study aimed to identify the necessity of hepatic resection in patients w...

    Authors: Jin-Kyu Cho, Woohyung Lee, Jae Yool Jang, Han-Gil Kim, Jae-Myung Kim, Seung-Jin Kwag, Ji-Ho Park, Ju-Yeon Kim, Taejin Park, Sang-Ho Jeong, Young-Tae Ju, Eun-Jung Jung, Young-Joon Lee, Soon-Chan Hong and Chi-Young Jeong

    Citation: World Journal of Surgical Oncology 2019 17:8

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  7. Content type: Case report

    Primary pancreatic leiomyosarcoma is an extremely rare entity that needs high clinical suspicion in order to diagnose it at an early stage. Clinical characteristics, diagnosis, and management still remain chal...

    Authors: Alexandros Papalampros, Michail G. Vailas, Ioanna Deladetsima, Demetrios Moris, Maria Sotiropoulou, Athanasios Syllaios, Athanasios Petrou and Evangelos Felekouras

    Citation: World Journal of Surgical Oncology 2019 17:6

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  8. Content type: Research

    Clinically relevant postoperative pancreatic fistula (CR-POPF) remains the most common neopathy after pancreatoduodenectomy (PD). An ideal pancreaticoenterostomy (PE) which can effectively reduce the incidence...

    Authors: Tianchong Wu, Yuehua Guo, Jiangang Bi, Shuwang Liu, Yusheng Guo and Shiyun Bao

    Citation: World Journal of Surgical Oncology 2019 17:5

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  9. Content type: Research

    Although pathological evaluation has been considered an effective evaluation method, some problems still exist in practice. Therefore, we explored whether there are more reasonable and practical pathological e...

    Authors: Shen-Bao Hu, Chun-Hao Liu, Xiang Wang, Yun-Wei Dong, Lin Zhao, Hong-Feng Liu, Yue Cao, Ding-Rong Zhong, Wei Liu, Yan-Long Li, Wei-Sheng Gao, Chun-Mei Bai, Zhong-Hua Shang and Xiao-Yi Li

    Citation: World Journal of Surgical Oncology 2019 17:3

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  10. Content type: Research

    Most intrahepatic cholangiocarcinoma (ICC) patients experienced tumor recurrences even after curative resection, but the optimal cut-off time point and the specific risk factors for early and late recurrences ...

    Authors: Changzheng Wang, Shujie Pang, Hui Si-Ma, Ning Yang, Haibin Zhang, Yong Fu and Guangshun Yang

    Citation: World Journal of Surgical Oncology 2019 17:2

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  11. Content type: Research

    For hepatocellular carcinoma (HCC), liver resection is a classical curative modality, despite its technical complexity. The incidence of HCC in the oldest old people (aged ≥ 85 years) is rising along with the ...

    Authors: Feng-Hsu Wu, Ching-Hui Shen, Shao-Ciao Luo, Jen-I Hwang, Wen-Shan Chao, Hong-Zen Yeh, Yee-Gee Jan, Yun Yen, Shao-Bin Cheng, Cheng-Chung Wu, Yi-Ling Lin and Fang-Ku P’eng

    Citation: World Journal of Surgical Oncology 2019 17:1

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  12. Content type: Research

    Radiation therapy is an important therapeutic element in musculoskeletal tumours, especially when encountering multiple or painful lesions. In osteolytic lesions, a surgical stabilization with implants is ofte...

    Authors: Christoph J. Laux, Sandro M. Hodel, Mazda Farshad and Daniel A. Müller

    Citation: World Journal of Surgical Oncology 2018 16:241

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  13. Content type: Research

    This study aimed to investigate the expression of P90 Ribosomal Protein S6 kinase 4 (RSK4) in colorectal cancer cells and its biological function.

    Authors: Qingqing Ye, Xuan Wang, Min Jin, Meng Wang, Yan Hu, Shihu Yu, Yonghua Yang, Jiyuan Yang and Jun Cai

    Citation: World Journal of Surgical Oncology 2018 16:240

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  14. Content type: Technical innovations

    To evaluate the intraoperative and short-term postoperative outcomes of a novel robotic intracorporeal π-shaped esophagojejunostomy (EJS) after D2 total gastrectomy (TG) using the Da Vinci robotic surgical system...

    Authors: Shangxin Zhang, Junaid Khaliq, Deguan Li, Xingwang Jiang, Ruochuan Sun and Yongxiang Li

    Citation: World Journal of Surgical Oncology 2018 16:238

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  15. Content type: Research

    The solute carrier (SLC) 7 family genes comprise 14 members and function as cationic amino acid/glycoprotein transporters in many cells, they are essential for the maintenance of amino acid nutrition and survi...

    Authors: Lei Shen, Chunhua Qian, Huimin Cao, Zhongrui Wang, Tingxian Luo and Chunli Liang

    Citation: World Journal of Surgical Oncology 2018 16:235

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  16. Content type: Research

    Benign breast papilloma is currently managed with conservative management with close observation. In contrast, papilloma with high-risk or malignant lesions warrants surgical excision. The purpose of our study...

    Authors: Li-Jun Wang, Ping Wu, Xiao-Xiao Li, Ran Luo, Deng-Bin Wang and Wen-Bin Guan

    Citation: World Journal of Surgical Oncology 2018 16:234

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  17. Content type: Research

    Perforated colon cancer is a rare complication, but has a high risk of recurrence. However, most studies have not distinguished sealed-off perforation from free perforation, and the prognosis is unclear. The a...

    Authors: Kil-yong Lee, Ji Won Park, Inho Song, Ki-young Lee, Sangsik Cho, Yoon-Hye Kwon, Min Jung Kim, Seung-Bum Ryoo, Seung-Yong Jeong and Kyu Joo Park

    Citation: World Journal of Surgical Oncology 2018 16:232

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  18. Content type: Research

    The most important determinant of survival in patients with colon cancer is the presence or absence of regional lymph node metastases. This factor is consistently associated with long-term and disease-specific...

    Authors: Carlos Fortea-Sanchis, David Martínez-Ramos and Javier Escrig-Sos

    Citation: World Journal of Surgical Oncology 2018 16:230

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  19. Content type: Research

    Currently, there are no known reports on the aetiology of local giant cell tumour (GCT) recurrence in the proximal fibula following en bloc resection. We analysed 21 cases of proximal fibular GCT, focusing on ...

    Authors: Yun Liu, Abu Moro, Kun Wang, Xianying Huang, Changwu Wei, Kaiwei Chen, Zengming Xiao, Xinli Zhan and Haijun Tang

    Citation: World Journal of Surgical Oncology 2018 16:228

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  20. Content type: Case report

    Calcifying nested stromal epithelial tumor (CNSET) is a primary neoplasm of the liver, characterized by well-demarcated nests consisting of spindle and epithelioid cells with calcification and bone formation. ...

    Authors: Satoru Tsuruta, Norihisa Kimura, Keinosuke Ishido, Daisuke Kudo, Kentaro Sato, Tetsu Endo, Tadashi Yoshizawa, Aoi Sukeda, Nobuyoshi Hiraoka, Hiroshi Kijima and Kenichi Hakamada

    Citation: World Journal of Surgical Oncology 2018 16:227

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  21. Content type: Research

    The suppressor of cytokine signaling (SOCS) family of proteins are inhibitors of the cytokine-activated Janus kinase/signal transducers and activators of transcription (JAK/STAT) signaling pathway. We aimed at...

    Authors: Soudeh Ghafouri-Fard, Vahid Kholghi Oskooei, Iman Azari and Mohammad Taheri

    Citation: World Journal of Surgical Oncology 2018 16:226

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  22. Content type: Research

    Gastrointestinal stromal tumors (GISTs) account for less than 1% of all gastrointestinal tumors. The biological behaviors of GISTs vary from benign to malignant. GISTs are common in the stomach (55.6%) and sma...

    Authors: Bao Zhang, Guo Liang Zheng, Hai Tao Zhu, Yan Zhao and Zhi Chao Zheng

    Citation: World Journal of Surgical Oncology 2018 16:225

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  23. Content type: Research

    We investigated that preoperative membranous urethral length (MUL) would be associated with the recovery of urinary continence after robot-assisted laparoscopic prostatectomy (RALP).

    Authors: Daiki Ikarashi, Yoichiro Kato, Mitsugu Kanehira, Ryo Takata, Akito Ito, Mitsutaka Onoda, Renpei Kato, Tomohiko Matsuura, Kazuhiro Iwasaki and Wataru Obara

    Citation: World Journal of Surgical Oncology 2018 16:224

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  24. Content type: Research

    Pancreatic cancer is one of the most lethal tumors with poor prognosis, and lacks of effective biomarkers in diagnosis and treatment. The aim of this investigation was to identify hub genes in pancreatic cance...

    Authors: Chunyang Li, Xiaoxi Zeng, Haopeng Yu, Yonghong Gu and Wei Zhang

    Citation: World Journal of Surgical Oncology 2018 16:223

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  25. Content type: Research

    To observe the effect of red light phototherapy (RLPT) on radioactive dermatitis (RD) caused by radiotherapy in patients with head and neck cancer (HNC).

    Authors: Xudong Zhang, Hongfei Li, Qian Li, Ying Li, Chao Li, Minmin Zhu, Bing Zhao and Guowen Li

    Citation: World Journal of Surgical Oncology 2018 16:222

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  26. Content type: Case report

    Liposarcoma of the gallbladder is an extremely rare sarcoma, with only five cases reported in the literature according to our knowledge.

    Authors: Adriano Carneiro da Costa, Fernando Santa-Cruz, Brena F. Sena, Ademar Lopes, Nicole Leite, Alexandre Rolim da Paz, Álvaro A. B. Ferraz and José-Luiz Figueiredo

    Citation: World Journal of Surgical Oncology 2018 16:221

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  27. Content type: Review

    To explore whether single-incision laparoscopic surgery (SILS) has the better short-term clinical and pathological outcomes than conventional multiport laparoscopic surgery (CLS) for sigmoid colon and rectal c...

    Authors: Xin Liu, Ji-bin Li, Gang Shi, Rui Guo and Rui Zhang

    Citation: World Journal of Surgical Oncology 2018 16:220

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  28. Content type: Research

    The lymphatic spread from the cancers of the oral cavity follows an orderly progression and involvement of lower nodes without involvement of upper nodes and skip metastasis is rare. Selective neck dissections...

    Authors: Manoj Pandey, Senniappan Karthikeyan, Deepika Joshi, Mohan Kumar and Mridula Shukla

    Citation: World Journal of Surgical Oncology 2018 16:219

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  29. Content type: Research

    Despite the progress in the treatment of colorectal cancer, there is still no optimal strategy for tumours located adjacent to the anal sphincter. This study aims to evaluate oncological and functional results...

    Authors: Mateusz Rubinkiewicz, Piotr Zarzycki, Agata Czerwińska, Michał Wysocki, Natalia Gajewska, Grzegorz Torbicz, Andrzej Budzyński and Michał Pędziwiatr

    Citation: World Journal of Surgical Oncology 2018 16:218

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  30. Content type: Research

    Reconstruction of cranial composite defects, including all layers of the scalp and the neurocranium, poses an interdisciplinary challenge. Especially after multiple previous operations and/or radiation therapy...

    Authors: Dominik Steiner, Raymund E. Horch, Ilker Eyüpoglu, Michael Buchfelder, Andreas Arkudas, Marweh Schmitz, Ingo Ludolph, Justus P. Beier and Anja M. Boos

    Citation: World Journal of Surgical Oncology 2018 16:217

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  31. Content type: Research

    This study evaluated the impact of adjuvant therapies on patient survival and disease recurrence patterns to identify an effective adjuvant therapy for resected lower thoracic oesophageal squamous cell carcino...

    Authors: Yichun Wang, Liyang Zhu, Wanli Xia, Liming Wu and Fan Wang

    Citation: World Journal of Surgical Oncology 2018 16:216

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  32. Content type: Review

    Circular RNA (circRNA), as a covalently closed circular RNA molecule, is widely present, which is recognized as a competing endogenous RNA. A large number of differentially expressed circRNAs have been identif...

    Authors: Yang Chen, Shuzhen Wei, Xiyong Wang, Xiaoli Zhu and Shuhua Han

    Citation: World Journal of Surgical Oncology 2018 16:215

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  33. Content type: Research

    To investigate morbidity and mortality following complete mesocolic excision (CME) and central vascular ligation (CVL) in patients undergoing right colectomy.

    Authors: Gian Andrea Prevost, Manfred Odermatt, Markus Furrer and Peter Villiger

    Citation: World Journal of Surgical Oncology 2018 16:214

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  34. Content type: Research

    The co-incidence of esophageal cancer and coronary heart disease (CHD) is increasing in elderly patients. This study was carried out to analyze the efficiency and safety of simultaneous esophagectomy and cardi...

    Authors: Weiran Zhang, Ban Liu, Yue Zhou, Feng Wang, Chang Gu, Qi Wang, Xiaofang Wang and Yangyang Zhang

    Citation: World Journal of Surgical Oncology 2018 16:213

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  35. Content type: Research

    So far there have been limited studies about the risk factors for benign small bowel obstruction (SBO) after colorectal cancer surgery. This study aimed to determine the factors affecting the development of be...

    Authors: Liang Tang, Peng Zhao and Dalu Kong

    Citation: World Journal of Surgical Oncology 2018 16:212

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  36. Content type: Research

    The role of long non-coding RNAs has been extensively appreciated in the contexts of cancer. Interferon γ-antisense RNA1 (IFNG-AS1) is an lncRNA located near to IFN-γ-encoding (IFNG) gene and regulates expression...

    Authors: Hajar Yaghoobi, Hakim Azizi, Vahid Kholghi Oskooei, Mohammad Taheri and Soudeh Ghafouri-Fard

    Citation: World Journal of Surgical Oncology 2018 16:211

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  37. Content type: Research

    Surgical management of malignant bowel obstruction carries with high morbidity and mortality. Placement of a trans-anal decompression tube (TDT) has traditionally been used for malignant bowel obstruction as a...

    Authors: Satoru Kagami, Kimihiko Funahashi, Mitsunori Ushigome, Junichi Koike, Tomoaki Kaneko, Takamaru Koda, Akiharu Kurihara, Yasuo Nagashima, Yu Yoshino, Mayu Goto, Tetsuo Mikami and Kumiko Chino

    Citation: World Journal of Surgical Oncology 2018 16:210

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  38. Content type: Research

    Underlying liver function is a major concern when applying surgical resection for hepatocellular carcinoma (HCC). We aimed to explore the capability of the albumin-bilirubin (ALBI) grade to predict post-hepate...

    Authors: Ze-Qun Zhang, Li Xiong, Jiang-Jiao Zhou, Xiong-Ying Miao, Qing-Long Li, Yu Wen and Heng Zou

    Citation: World Journal of Surgical Oncology 2018 16:208

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  39. Content type: Research

    Liver resection is the first-line treatment for patients with resectable colorectal liver metastasis (CRLM), while radiofrequency ablation (RFA) can be used for small unresectable CRLM because of disease exten...

    Authors: Li-Jun Wang, Zhong-Yi Zhang, Xiao-Luan Yan, Wei Yang, Kun Yan and Bao-Cai Xing

    Citation: World Journal of Surgical Oncology 2018 16:207

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