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  1. Content type: Review

    Endometrial cancer represents a tumor entity with a great variation in its incidence throughout the world (range 1 to 25). This suggests enormous possibilities of cancer prevention due to the fact that the inc...

    Authors: Karsten Münstedt, Phillip Grant, Joachim Woenckhaus, Gabriele Roth and Hans-Rudolf Tinneberg

    Citation: World Journal of Surgical Oncology 2004 2:24

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  2. Content type: Research

    Recurrent abdominal cancer can manifest in many ways but there are certain situations that are a great challenge to clinicians. Emergency presentation is one such situation. Surgeons are faced with a therapeut...

    Authors: Fausto Catena, Filippo Gazzotti, Luca Ansaloni, Sonia Agrusti, Angelo De Cataldis, Luigi D'Alessandro and Mario Taffurelli

    Citation: World Journal of Surgical Oncology 2004 2:23

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  3. Content type: Research

    An understanding of the biology of bone and soft-tissue sarcomas, knowledge of adjuvant therapies and refinement in techniques of reconstructive surgery have allowed limb-sparing and limb salvage surgery to be...

    Authors: Alexander D Bach, Jürgen Kopp, G Björn Stark and Raymund E Horch

    Citation: World Journal of Surgical Oncology 2004 2:22

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  4. Content type: Research

    In selected patients with peritoneal carcinomatosis from ovarian cancer prognosis can be improved by cytoreductive surgery and hyperthermic intraperitoneal chemotherapy (HIPEC).

    Authors: Pompiliu Piso, Marc-Hendrik Dahlke, Martin Loss and Hans Juergen Schlitt

    Citation: World Journal of Surgical Oncology 2004 2:21

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  5. Content type: Case report

    Pseudomyxoma peritonei is a rare condition consisting of mucinous ascites, most commonly arising from mucinous tumors of the appendix and occasionally from the ovary. Very rarely mucinous implants arise in the...

    Authors: Mamoon H Solkar, Naveed M Akhtar, Zareen Khan and Michael C Parker

    Citation: World Journal of Surgical Oncology 2004 2:19

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  6. Content type: Case report

    Cutaneous horns (cornu cutaneum) are uncommon lesions consisting of keratotic material resembling that of an animal horn. Cutaneous horn may arise from a wide range of the epidermal lesions, which may be benign, ...

    Authors: Eray Copcu, Nazan Sivrioglu and Nil Culhaci

    Citation: World Journal of Surgical Oncology 2004 2:18

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  7. Content type: Case report

    Secretory carcinoma of the male breast (juvenile carcinoma) is a rare neoplasm. Only a few cases have been reported in the literature.

    Authors: Alfie J Kavalakat, Ramani K Covilakam and Terence B Culas

    Citation: World Journal of Surgical Oncology 2004 2:17

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  8. Content type: Research

    Carcinoma of the breast is the second leading cause of malignant pleural effusions. This study reports on the efficacy of mitoxantrone as a sclerosing agent in patients with breast cancer who had a pleural eff...

    Authors: Nikolaos Barbetakis, Theodoros Antoniadis and Christodoulos Tsilikas

    Citation: World Journal of Surgical Oncology 2004 2:16

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  9. Content type: Research

    Prostate stem cell antigen (PSCA) is a recently defined homologue of the Thy-1/Ly-6 family of glycosylphosphatidylinositol (GPI)-anchored cell surface antigens. The purpose of the present study was to examine ...

    Authors: Zhao Zhigang and Shen Wenlv

    Citation: World Journal of Surgical Oncology 2004 2:13

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  10. Content type: Review

    Lung cancer is the number one cause of cancer death; however, no specific serum biomarker is available till date for detection of early lung cancer. Despite good initial response to chemotherapy, small-cell lu...

    Authors: Tarvinder K Taneja and SK Sharma

    Citation: World Journal of Surgical Oncology 2004 2:10

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  11. Content type: Research

    With the increased use of mammography for breast cancer screening, the diagnosis of ductal carcinoma in situ (DCIS) too has increased. This study was carried out to identify clinical and radiological factors t...

    Authors: Daigo Yamamoto, Masanori Yamada, Homa Okugawa and Kanji Tanaka

    Citation: World Journal of Surgical Oncology 2004 2:8

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  12. Content type: Research

    Cephalic vein (CV) cutdown approach for chronic indwelling central venous access device (CICVAD) placement has previously been shown to be technically feasible in 82% of cancer patients. No data are available ...

    Authors: Stephen P Povoski

    Citation: World Journal of Surgical Oncology 2004 2:7

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  13. Content type: Research

    It is helpful in planning treatment for patients with ductal carcinoma in situ (DCIS) if the size and grade could be reliably predicted from the mammography. The aims of this study were to determine if the typ...

    Authors: Marnix AJ de Roos, Ruud M Pijnappel, Wendy J Post, Jaap de Vries, Peter C Baas and Lex D Groote

    Citation: World Journal of Surgical Oncology 2004 2:4

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  14. Content type: Case report

    Unless metastatic or compressing the pancreatic duct, carcinoid of the pancreas are asymptomatic showing normal levels of serotonine and its metabolites in plasma and urine, thus resulting in delayed diagnosis...

    Authors: Olivier Saint-Marc, Andrea Cogliandolo, Alessandro Pozzo and Rocco Roberto Pidoto

    Citation: World Journal of Surgical Oncology 2004 2:3

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  15. Content type: Research

    Controversy abounds over whether breast cancer in younger women is more aggressive than those in older. The aim of the study was to assess the influence of age on long-term survival of women with breast carcin...

    Authors: Aleyamma Mathew, Manoj Pandey and Balakrishnan Rajan

    Citation: World Journal of Surgical Oncology 2004 2:2

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  16. Content type: Technical innovations

    Reconstruction of the head and neck after adequate resection of primary tumor and neck dissection is a challenge. It should be performed at one sitting in advanced tumors. Defects caused by the resection shoul...

    Authors: Eray Copcu, Kubilay Metin, Alper Aktas, Nazan S Sivrioglu and Yücel Öztan

    Citation: World Journal of Surgical Oncology 2003 1:29

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  17. Content type: Research

    The metastatic ability of tumor cells is determined by level of expression of specific genes that may be identified with the aid of cDNA microarray containing thousands of genes and can be used to establish th...

    Authors: Dan Huang, Wantao Chen, Ronggen He, Fan Yu, Zhiyuan Zhang and Weiliu Qiu

    Citation: World Journal of Surgical Oncology 2003 1:28

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  18. Content type: Case report

    Mantle cell lymphoma (MCL) is a rare variety of non-Hodgkin's lymphoma which originates from CD5+ B-cell population in the mantle zones of lymphoid follicles. Coexistence of such tumours in the axillary lymph ...

    Authors: Subhajit Dutta Roy, Joanna A Stafford, John Scally and S N Selvachandran

    Citation: World Journal of Surgical Oncology 2003 1:27

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  19. Content type: Research

    Mast cells have been documented to have several key functions with regards to malignant neoplasms. However, the functional significance of their accumulation is largely unknown. An analysis of the mast cell pr...

    Authors: Masaki Tomita, Yasunori Matsuzaki, Masao Edagawa, Tetsuya Shimizu, Masaki Hara and Toshio Onitsuka

    Citation: World Journal of Surgical Oncology 2003 1:25

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  20. Content type: Case report

    Cardiac tamponade as the initial manifestation of metastatic cancer is a rare clinical entity. Furthermore, a thoraco-biliary fistula is another rare complication of echinococcosis due to rupture of hydatid cy...

    Authors: Christophoros S Kotoulas, Christophoros Foroulis, Konstantinos Letsas, Konstantinos Kostikas and Marios Konstantinou

    Citation: World Journal of Surgical Oncology 2003 1:24

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  21. Content type: Case report

    Radiotherapy in the radical doses can produce severe and often irreversible damage to the gut in the form of fibrosis, necrosis and fistulae formation. A previous pelvic surgery makes the gut extra-vulnerable....

    Authors: Chintamani, Rohini Badran, Daniel Rk, Vinay Singhal and Dinesh Bhatnagar

    Citation: World Journal of Surgical Oncology 2003 1:23

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  22. Content type: Case report

    Malignant granular cell tumor (MGCT) is a rare disease entity. Forty-one well-documented MGCTs have been reported in the world literature.

    Authors: Ming Jiang, Timothy Anderson, Chukwumere Nwogu and Dongfeng Tan

    Citation: World Journal of Surgical Oncology 2003 1:22

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  23. Content type: Case report

    Metastatic involvement of pericardium producing cardiac tamponade is rare. When occurs it is mainly from the lung, breast and the neoplasms of the lymphoreticular system. Hematogenous spread of parotid adenoca...

    Authors: Nikolaos G Barbetakis, Michalis Vassiliadis, Marianthi Krikeli, Theodoros Antoniadis and Christodoulos Tsilikas

    Citation: World Journal of Surgical Oncology 2003 1:20

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  24. Content type: Research

    Reconstruction of the defects after surgical resection of tumors is one of the important issues in surgical oncology. It is essential that the defect should be covered with a tissue quite similar to the origin...

    Authors: Eray Copcu, Nazan Sivrioglu, Nejdet Sisman, Alper Aktas and Yucel Oztan

    Citation: World Journal of Surgical Oncology 2003 1:19

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  25. Content type: Case report

    Although initial presentation of sarcomas in the head and neck region is relatively common, involvements of the larynx by rhabdomyosarcoma either primary or metastatic have been reported rarely.

    Authors: Hüseyin Abali, Sercan Aksoy, Arzu Sungur and Suayib Yalçin

    Citation: World Journal of Surgical Oncology 2003 1:17

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  26. Content type: Case report

    Sweat gland adenocarcinoma is a rare malignancy with high metastatic potential seen more commonly in later years of life. Scalp is the most common site of occurrence and it usually spreads to lymph nodes. Live...

    Authors: Chintamani, RD Sharma, Rohini Badran, Vinay Singhal, Sunita Saxena and Anju Bansal

    Citation: World Journal of Surgical Oncology 2003 1:13

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  27. Content type: Case report

    Desmoid tumors are slow growing deep fibromatoses with aggressive infiltration of adjacent tissue but without any metastatic potential.

    Authors: Marcus Overhaus, Pan Decker, Hans Peter Fischer, Hans Jochen Textor and Andreas Hirner

    Citation: World Journal of Surgical Oncology 2003 1:11

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  28. Content type: Research

    Cancer of the oral tongue is the second most common cancer among males in various parts of India. Despite advances in diagnosis and treatment the failure rates in cancer of the oral tongue are high and surviva...

    Authors: CS Nithya, Manoj Pandey, BR Naik and Iqbal M Ahamed

    Citation: World Journal of Surgical Oncology 2003 1:10

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  29. Content type: Case report

    Bronchorrhea is one of late complaints in patients with bronchioloalveolar carcinoma (BAC) and hampers their quality of life. Although an effective treatment for bronchorrhea in these patients has not been est...

    Authors: Motoshi Takao, Kentarou Inoue, Fumiaki Watanabe, Koji Onoda, Takatsugu Shimono, Hideto Shimpo and Isao Yada

    Citation: World Journal of Surgical Oncology 2003 1:8

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  30. Content type: Technical innovations

    Holmium laser enucleation of the prostate (HoLEP) combined with mechanical morcellation represents the latest refinement of holmium:YAG surgical treatment for benign prostatic hyperplasia (BPH). Utilizing this...

    Authors: Ramsay L Kuo, Ryan F Paterson, Samuel C Kim, Tibério M Siqueira Jr, Mostafa M Elhilali and James E Lingeman

    Citation: World Journal of Surgical Oncology 2003 1:6

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