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  1. Radiation therapy is often indicated as part of the treatment for breast cancer and is therefore used frequently worldwide. Vasculopathy is a general term used to describe any condition that affects blood vess...

    Authors: Hilde Van Parijs, Yves Sinove, Marilyn Carprieaux and Mark De Ridder
    Citation: World Journal of Surgical Oncology 2024 22:60
  2. The relationship between postoperative long-term prognosis and age in colorectal cancer patients remains controversial. The purpose of this study based on a Chinese CRC cohort is to determine the disparity in ...

    Authors: Weihao Liao, Yuanxi Li, Yuheng Zou, Qinchen Xu, Xiaodong Wang and Li Li
    Citation: World Journal of Surgical Oncology 2024 22:59
  3. This study compared the clinical efficacy and safety of laparoscopic versus open resection for hilar cholangiocarcinoma (HCCA) and analyzed potential prognostic factors.

    Authors: Yaolin Yin, Jilin Tao, Yin Xian, Junhao Hu, Yonghe Li, Qiang Li, Yongfu Xiong, Yi He, Kun He and Jingdong Li
    Citation: World Journal of Surgical Oncology 2024 22:58
  4. By being highly involved in the tumor evolution and disease progression of small cell lung cancer (SCLC), Myc family members (C-Myc, L-Myc, and N-Myc) might represent promising targetable molecules. Our aim wa...

    Authors: Christian Lang, Zsolt Megyesfalvi, Andras Lantos, Felicitas Oberndorfer, Mir Alireza Hoda, Anna Solta, Bence Ferencz, Janos Fillinger, Anna Solyom-Tisza, Alessandro Saeed Querner, Felix Egger, Kristiina Boettiger, Thomas Klikovits, Gerald Timelthaler, Ferenc Renyi-Vamos, Clemens Aigner…
    Citation: World Journal of Surgical Oncology 2024 22:57
  5. Whether radiofrequency ablation (RFA) and liver resection (LR) are comparable treatments for early-stage hepatocellular carcinoma (HCC) is controversial. We conducted this study to provide ample clinical evide...

    Authors: Lingbo Hu, Jiangying Lin, Aidong Wang, Xingpeng Shi and Yingli Qiao
    Citation: World Journal of Surgical Oncology 2024 22:56
  6. Cervical cancer (CC) is a common malignancy of the female reproductive tract, and preoperative prediction of lymph node metastasis (LNM) is essential. This study aims to design and validate a magnetic resonanc...

    Authors: Tao Wang, Yan-Yu Li, Nan-Nan Ma, Pei-An Wang and Bei Zhang
    Citation: World Journal of Surgical Oncology 2024 22:55
  7. In patients undergoing laparoscopic radical gastrectomy, the use of subcostal transversus abdominis plane block (STAPB) for completely opioid-free postoperative pain management lacks convincing clinical evidence.

    Authors: Zhimin Lin, Zhongbiao Chen and Yongliang Li
    Citation: World Journal of Surgical Oncology 2024 22:54
  8. Relevant reports on the surgical resection and prognosis of recurrent presacral tumors are limited. The objective of this study was to explore the outcomes associated with surgical resection of recurrent presa...

    Authors: Rui Li, Zhiyuan Yu, Jiahu Ye, Xin Liu, Peiyu Li and Xudong Zhao
    Citation: World Journal of Surgical Oncology 2024 22:53
  9. Endoscopic thyroidectomy has been preliminarily proven effective and safe for thyroid diseases. The cosmetic outcomes and life quality are critical contents of postoperative assessment. This review will primar...

    Authors: Di Zhou, Zeyu Zhang, Xiaolin Dou, Fada Xia and Xinying Li
    Citation: World Journal of Surgical Oncology 2024 22:52
  10. Presurgical computed tomography (CT)-guided localization is frequently employed to reduce the thoracotomy conversion rate, while increasing the rate of successful sublobar resection of ground glass nodules (GG...

    Authors: Rui Han, Long-Fei Wang, Fei Teng, Jia Lin, Yu-Tao Xian, Yun Lu and An-Le Wu
    Citation: World Journal of Surgical Oncology 2024 22:51
  11. Penile squamous cell carcinoma (PSCC) is a highly aggressive malignancy with a poor prognosis. BRCA1/2 mutations are associated with impaired DNA double-strand break repair and are among the common mutations in p...

    Authors: Qing Zhang, Yaping Li, Yanrui Zhang, Zhiping Deng and Yi Ding
    Citation: World Journal of Surgical Oncology 2024 22:50
  12. TMPRSS2-ERG (T2E) fusion is highly related to aggressive clinical features in prostate cancer (PC), which guides individual therapy. However, current fusion prediction tools lacked enough accuracy and biomarke...

    Authors: Yawei Li, Hang Su, Kaidong Liu, Zhangxiang Zhao, Yuquan Wang, Bo Chen, Jie Xia, Huating Yuan, De-Shuang Huang and Yunyan Gu
    Citation: World Journal of Surgical Oncology 2024 22:49
  13. Explorative laparotomy without subsequent curative-intent liver resection remains a major clinical problem in the treatment of perihilar cholangiocarcinoma (pCCA). Thus, we aimed to identify preoperative risk ...

    Authors: Carlos Constantin Otto, Anna Mantas, Lara Rosaline Heij, Daniel Heise, Maxime Dewulf, Sven Arke Lang, Tom Florian Ulmer, Edgar Dahl, Philipp Bruners, Ulf Peter Neumann and Jan Bednarsch
    Citation: World Journal of Surgical Oncology 2024 22:48
  14. Hepatocellular carcinoma (HCC) is the most common type of liver cancer, accounting for 90% of cases worldwide and a significant contributor to cancer-related deaths. This study comprehensively compares the saf...

    Authors: Mahmoud Shaaban Abdelgalil, Basma Ehab Amer, Noha Yasen, Mohamed El-Samahy, Ahmed K. Awad, Bahaa Elfakharany, Omar Saeed and Mohamed Abd-ElGawad
    Citation: World Journal of Surgical Oncology 2024 22:47
  15. The short-term (≤ 1 year) recurrence (STR) is the primary determinant impacting both the life quality and survival duration in patients who have undergone surgical resection for retroperitoneal liposarcoma (RP...

    Authors: Zhiyuan Yu, Rui Li, Zhen Yuan, Jiahu Ye, Ping He, Peiyu Li, Yan Sun and Xudong Zhao
    Citation: World Journal of Surgical Oncology 2024 22:46
  16. Epithelial ovarian cancer (EOC) is insensitive to immunotherapy due to its poor immunogenicity; thus, suitable biomarkers need to be identified for better prognostic stratification and individualized treatment...

    Authors: Xukai Luo, Jiahang Mo, Min Zhang, Wu Huang, Yiting Bao, Ruoyao Zou, Liangqing Yao and Lei Yuan
    Citation: World Journal of Surgical Oncology 2024 22:44
  17. Textbook oncologic outcomes (TOO) have been used to evaluate long-term oncologic outcomes for patients after pancreaticoduodenectomy (PD) but not laparoscopic pancreaticoduodenectomy (LPD). The aim of the stud...

    Authors: Jing Zhang, He Cai, Man Zhang, Xin Wang, Yunqiang Cai and Bing Peng
    Citation: World Journal of Surgical Oncology 2024 22:43
  18. To present a case series of 11 rare uterine tumors resembling ovarian sex cord tumors (UTROSCTs), and review the literature on this topic to offer up-to-date treatment management for UTROSCTs.

    Authors: Jie Lin, Linying Liu, Linghua Wang, Ning Ma, Kailin Zhang, Ning Xie, Haijuan Yu, Sufang Deng and Yang Sun
    Citation: World Journal of Surgical Oncology 2024 22:42
  19. Invasive mucinous adenocarcinoma of the lung (IMA) is a unique and rare subtype of lung adenocarcinoma with poorly defined prognostic factors and highly controversial studies. Hence, this study aimed to compre...

    Authors: Ting Zhao, Jianhua Yi, Dan Luo, Junjun Liu, Xianming Fan, Qibiao Wu and Wenjun Wang
    Citation: World Journal of Surgical Oncology 2024 22:41
  20. The application of machine learning (ML) for identifying early gastric cancer (EGC) has drawn increasing attention. However, there lacks evidence-based support for its specific diagnostic performance. Hence, t...

    Authors: Yiheng Shi, Haohan Fan, Li Li, Yaqi Hou, Feifei Qian, Mengting Zhuang, Bei Miao and Sujuan Fei
    Citation: World Journal of Surgical Oncology 2024 22:40
  21. The peritoneal cancer index (PCI) has been used to predict surgical outcomes for pseudomyxoma peritonei (PMP). The present study aimed to establish the optimal cutoff point for PCI to predict surgical resectab...

    Authors: Mingjian Bai, Yunxiang Li, Hairong Pu, Yueming Xu, Jingliang Chen, Hongbin Xu, Hongjiang Wei, Guowei Liang, Ruiqing Ma and Jing Feng
    Citation: World Journal of Surgical Oncology 2024 22:39
  22. Sarcopenia is associated with poor outcomes in many malignancies. However, the relationship between sarcopenia and the prognosis of pancreatic cancer has not been well understood. The aim of this meta-analysis...

    Authors: Chenming Liu, Liang An, Siyuan Zhang, Shiqing Deng, Neng Wang and Haijun Tang
    Citation: World Journal of Surgical Oncology 2024 22:38
  23. Ovarian clear cell carcinoma (OCCC) shares treatment strategies with epithelial ovarian cancer (EOC). Due to OCCC's rarity, there's a lack of prospective studies on its surgery, resulting in heterogeneous and ...

    Authors: Yan Liu, Feng Geng, Hongyang Zhang, Jing Xue and Ran Chu
    Citation: World Journal of Surgical Oncology 2024 22:37
  24. Lynch syndrome (LS) is the most common hereditary colorectal cancer (CRC) syndrome. This condition is characterized by germline variants in DNA mismatch repair (MMR) genes, including MLH1, MSH2, MSH6, and PMS2. I...

    Authors: Juyi Li, Haichun Ni, Xiufang Wang, Wenzhuo Cheng, Li Li, Yong Cheng, Chao Liu, Yuanyuan Li and Aiping Deng
    Citation: World Journal of Surgical Oncology 2024 22:36
  25. Lip squamous cell carcinoma (LSCC) was one of the most common cancer types of head and neck tumors. This study aimed to find more predictors of the prognosis in postoperative LSCC patients.

    Authors: Hao Cheng, Jin-Hong Xu, Jia-Qi He, Xi-Yang Yang, Xu-Ning Shen and Xue-Lian Xu
    Citation: World Journal of Surgical Oncology 2024 22:35
  26. Emerging evidence has shown interferon-induced protein with tetratricopeptide repeats 3 (IFIT3) may be predicted to be a candidate oncogene and involved in the onset and progression of cancer, but IFIT3’s pote...

    Authors: Peng Liu, Xin Kong, Shijiang Yi, Ying Chen and Wenlong Luo
    Citation: World Journal of Surgical Oncology 2024 22:34
  27. The prognostic significance of adjuvant chemotherapy (ACT) for patients with stage IA micropapillary non-predominant (MPNP) lung adenocarcinoma (LUAD) remains unknown. This study aimed to investigate the effec...

    Authors: Rongyang Li, Jianhao Qiu, Zhenyi Li, Haiming Li, Zhanpeng Tang, Wenhao Yu, Hui Tian and Zhenguo Sun
    Citation: World Journal of Surgical Oncology 2024 22:32
  28. Locally advanced rectal cancer is typically treated using a combination of neoadjuvant chemoradiotherapy and total mesorectal resection. While achieving pathological complete response following neoadjuvant che...

    Authors: Jianguo Yang, Qican Deng, Yong Cheng, Zhongxue Fu and Xin Wu
    Citation: World Journal of Surgical Oncology 2024 22:31
  29. For patients with 1–2 positive sentinel lymph nodes (SLN) identified by biopsy, the necessity of axillary lymph node dissection (ALND) remains a matter of debate. The primary aim of this study was to investiga...

    Authors: Lingguang Dong, Suosu Wei, Zhen Huang, Fei Liu, Yujie Xie, Jing Wei, Chongde Mo, Shengpeng Qin, Quanqing Zou and Jianrong Yang
    Citation: World Journal of Surgical Oncology 2024 22:30
  30. Malignant peritoneal mesothelioma (MPM) is a rare and highly aggressive tumor. Its clinical manifestations are diverse, and the symptoms are not specific. Some patients will develop paraneoplastic syndrome (PS...

    Authors: Xin-Li Liang, Yan-Dong Su, Xin-Bao Li, Yu-Bin Fu, Ru Ma, Rui Yang, He-Liang Wu and Yan Li
    Citation: World Journal of Surgical Oncology 2024 22:29
  31. A malignant myoepithelioma is a rare tumor, mostly arising from the salivary glands. Myoepitheliomas of the ear have rarely been reported. The manuscript reports myoepithelial carcinoma of the external auditor...

    Authors: Zuzana Mateášiková, Richard Salzman and Jaroslav Michálek
    Citation: World Journal of Surgical Oncology 2024 22:28
  32. In recent years, the research on the relationship between sarcopenia before and after the treatment of esophageal cancer, as well as its impact on prognosis of esophageal cancer, has increased rapidly, which h...

    Authors: Shenglan Li, Kaiqiang Xie, Xiaoxiong Xiao, Pingsheng Xu, Mimi Tang and Dai Li
    Citation: World Journal of Surgical Oncology 2024 22:27
  33. To explore the risk factors for disease progression after initial treatment of type B thymomas using a predictive nomogram model.

    Authors: Ke Zhao, Lei Liu, Xiaoyun Zhou, Guige Wang, Jiaqi Zhang, Xuehan Gao, Libing Yang, Ke Rao, Chao Guo, Ye Zhang, Cheng Huang, Hongsheng Liu, Shanqing Li and Yeye Chen
    Citation: World Journal of Surgical Oncology 2024 22:26
  34. Tumor immunotherapy is a new treatment breakthrough for retroperitoneal liposarcoma (RPLS), which is highly invasive and has few effective treatment options other than tumor resection. However, the heterogenei...

    Authors: Changsheng Zhou, Ming Li, Yantao Ren, Fenglin Miao, Yue Wang, Ting Wu, Xin Gou and Wengang Li
    Citation: World Journal of Surgical Oncology 2024 22:25
  35. Partial nephrectomy (PN) is usually recommended for T1 stage clear cell renal cell carcinoma (ccRCC) regardless of the nuclear grades. However, the question remains unresolved as to whether PN is non-inferior ...

    Authors: Haozhe Xu, Zhuo Xing, Kai Ai, Jie Wang, Zhengtong Lv, Haitao Deng, Ke Li, Yang Wang and Yuan Li
    Citation: World Journal of Surgical Oncology 2024 22:24
  36. Colorectal cancer is primarily a condition of older adults, and surgery is the cornerstone of treatment. As life expectancy is increasing and surgical techniques and perioperative care are developing, curative...

    Authors: Maria Normann, Niklas Ekerstad, Eva Angenete and Mattias Prytz
    Citation: World Journal of Surgical Oncology 2024 22:23
  37. Transforming growth factor β (TGFβ) is a critical regulator of lung metastasis of breast cancer and is correlated with the prognosis of breast cancer. However, not all TGFβ stimulated genes were functional and...

    Authors: Haiwei Wang, Xinrui Wang and Liangpu Xu
    Citation: World Journal of Surgical Oncology 2024 22:22
  38. After radical surgery, early detection of recurrence and metastasis is a crucial factor in enhancing the prognosis and survival of patients with gastric cancer (GC). Therefore, assessing the risk of recurrence...

    Authors: Mengxuan Cao, Can Hu, Siwei Pan, Yanqiang Zhang, Pengcheng Yu, Ruolan Zhang, Xiangdong Cheng and Zhiyuan Xu
    Citation: World Journal of Surgical Oncology 2024 22:21
  39. Augmented reality (AR), a form of 3D imaging technology, has been preliminarily applied in tumor surgery of the head and spine, both are rigid bodies. However, there is a lack of research evaluating the clinic...

    Authors: Xuanyu Zhao, Huali Zhao, Wanling Zheng, Andreas Gohritz, Yundong Shen and Wendong Xu
    Citation: World Journal of Surgical Oncology 2024 22:20
  40. We aimed to provide a reference based on evidence for an individualized clinical medication of high-dose methotrexate (HD-MTX) in osteosarcoma patients by evaluating the effect of gene polymorphism on adverse ...

    Authors: Ben Liu, Gang Liu, Binbin Liu, Yao Guo, Ningning Peng and Tiejun Li
    Citation: World Journal of Surgical Oncology 2024 22:19
  41. Head and neck cancer (HNC) is one of the most frequent malignancies in Asian males with a poor prognosis. Apart from well-known prognostic indicators, markers of tumor hypoxia can help us predict response to t...

    Authors: Pooja Singh, Monika Rajput and Manoj Pandey
    Citation: World Journal of Surgical Oncology 2024 22:18
  42. Intrahepatic cholangiocarcinoma (ICC) is a highly malignant tumor with a poor prognosis. This study aimed to investigate whether Hemoglobin, Albumin, Lymphocytes, and Platelets (HALP) score and Tumor Burden Sc...

    Authors: Guan Huang, Haofeng Zhang, Zhenwei Yang, Qingshan Li, Hao Yuan, Pengyu Chen, Chenxi Xie, Bo Meng, Xianzhou Zhang, Kunlun Chen and Haibo Yu
    Citation: World Journal of Surgical Oncology 2024 22:17
  43. The predictive correlation of tumor depth of invasion changes after neoadjuvant therapy, and the 8th American Joint Committee on Cancer (AJCC) ypTNM system for gastric cancer may not accurately predict patient...

    Authors: Ming Chen, Shanshan Yu, Cheng Chen, Jinxiao Liang and Donghui Zhou
    Citation: World Journal of Surgical Oncology 2024 22:16
  44. KIF18A is a regulator of the cell cycle that stimulates the proliferation of cancer cells. The Wnt/β-catenin pathway is involved in different issues’ carcinogenesis and is being examined as a therapeutic targe...

    Authors: Aiat Shaban Hemida, Mohammed Ibrahim Shabaan, Mennatallah Ahmed Taha and Asmaa Gaber Abdou
    Citation: World Journal of Surgical Oncology 2024 22:15
  45. Malignant peripheral nerve sheath tumors (MPNSTs) are malignancies that demonstrate nerve sheath differentiation in the peripheral nervous system. They can occur sporadically or be associated with neurofibroma...

    Authors: Zhixue Lim, Tian Yuan Gu, Bee Choo Tai and Mark Edward Puhaindran
    Citation: World Journal of Surgical Oncology 2024 22:14
  46. Scarce research has reported the efficacy and safety of laparoscopic distal gastrectomy in elderly patients. This retrospective study aimed to compare the outcomes of laparoscopic and open distal gastrectomy f...

    Authors: Qing Yao, Qian-Nan Sun and Dao-Rong Wang
    Citation: World Journal of Surgical Oncology 2024 22:13
  47. Sentinel lymph node biopsy (SLNB) is the standard of care for axillary staging in early breast cancer patients with low-burden axillary metastasis (≤ 2 positive nodes). This study aimed to determine the diagno...

    Authors: Chayanee Sae-lim, Wen-Pei Wu, Ming-Che Chang, Hung-Wen Lai, Shu-Tian Chen, Chen-Te Chou, Chiung‑Ying Liao, Hsin-I Huang, Shou-Tung Chen, Dar-Ren Chen and Che-Lun Hung
    Citation: World Journal of Surgical Oncology 2024 22:12
  48. Certified cancer centers aim to ensure high-quality care by establishing structural and procedural standards according to evidence-based guidelines. Despite the high clinical and health policy relevance, evide...

    Authors: Veronika Bierbaum, Christoph Bobeth, Martin Roessler, Michael Gerken, Kees Kleihues-van Tol, Christoph Reissfelder, Alois Fürst, Christian Günster, Patrik Dröge, Thomas Ruhnke, Monika Klinkhammer-Schalke, Jochen Schmitt and Olaf Schoffer
    Citation: World Journal of Surgical Oncology 2024 22:11

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