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  1. As the prevalence of gastric cancer rises in aging populations, managing surgical risks and comorbidities in elderly patients presents a unique challenge. The Comprehensive Preoperative Assessment and Support ...

    Authors: Yuki Ushimaru, Shinnosuke Nagano, Ryohei Kawabata, Kazuhiro Nishikawa, Tomohira Takeoka, Akihiro Kitagawa, Nobuyoshi Ohara, Hideo Tomihara, Sakae Maeda, Mitsunobu Imasato, Shingo Noura and Atsushi Miyamoto
    Citation: World Journal of Surgical Oncology 2024 22:136
  2. Sublobar resection for ground-glass opacity became a recommend surgery choice supported by the JCOG0804/JCOG0802/JCOG1211 results. Sublobar resection includes segmentectomy and wedge resection, wedge resection...

    Authors: Yida Liao, Zhixin Li, Linhong Song, Yang Xue, Xiangru Chen and Gang Feng
    Citation: World Journal of Surgical Oncology 2024 22:135
  3. Appendiceal pseudomyxoma peritonei (PMP), a rare tumor from mucinous appendiceal origins, is treated with Cytoreductive Surgery (CRS) and Hyperthermic Intraperitoneal Chemotherapy (HIPEC). However, tubing bloc...

    Authors: Qi Liu, Jie Jiao, Chengzhen Li, Yunxiang Chen, Baoxuan Wang, Jingbo Shi and Guanying Yu
    Citation: World Journal of Surgical Oncology 2024 22:134
  4. Human endogenous retrovirus subfamily H long terminal repeat associating protein 2, (HHLA2), a member of B7 family, exhibits heightened expression in various malignant tumors. However, the exact functions of H...

    Authors: Siqi Zhou, Zhangding Wang, Dian Zhao, Yao Fu, Shu Zhang, Zhiping Wang and Xiaoping Zou
    Citation: World Journal of Surgical Oncology 2024 22:133
  5. An incisional hernia (IH) after major abdominal surgery is an unwanted complication particularly following cytoreductive surgery and hyperthermic intraperitoneal chemotherapy (CRS and HIPEC). The frequency of ...

    Authors: Mukurdipi Ray, Amit Kumar and Haraesh Maranna
    Citation: World Journal of Surgical Oncology 2024 22:132
  6. Liposarcomas are among the most common mesenchymal malignancies. However, the therapeutic options are still very limited and so far, targeted therapies had not yet been established. Immunotherapy, which has be...

    Authors: Ann-Katharina Becker, Behrus Puladi, Kunpeng Xie, Angela Cassataro, Rebekka Götzl, Frank Hölzle, Justus P. Beier, Ruth Knüchel-Clarke and Till Braunschweig
    Citation: World Journal of Surgical Oncology 2024 22:131
  7. Many patients with head and neck cancer (HNC) often present with advanced disease. This may result from delay in deciding to seek care, delay in reaching the healthcare facility and or delay in accessing care ...

    Authors: Fiona Lalango, Fiona Kabagenyi, Amina Seguya, Richard Byaruhanga and Jeff Otiti
    Citation: World Journal of Surgical Oncology 2024 22:130
  8. Colorectal cancer (CRC) presents with varying prognoses, and identifying factors for predicting metastasis and outcomes is crucial. Perineural invasion (PNI) is a debated prognostic factor for CRC, particularl...

    Authors: Chun-Hui Chu, I-Li Lai, Bor-Kang Jong, Sum-Fu Chiang, Wen-Sy Tsai, Pao-Shiu Hsieh, Chien-Yuh Yeh and Jeng-Fu You
    Citation: World Journal of Surgical Oncology 2024 22:129
  9. N6-methyladenosine (m6A) modification plays an important role in lung cancer. However, methyltransferase-like 14 (METTL14), which serves as the main component of the m6A complex, has been less reported to be i...

    Authors: Chongqi Sun, Jian Wang, Huixing Li, Luyao Liu, Yu Lin, Ling Zhang, Xianglong Zu, Yizhi Zhu, Yongqian Shu, Dong Shen, Qiong Wang and Yiqian Liu
    Citation: World Journal of Surgical Oncology 2024 22:128
  10. Sentinel node biopsy (SNB) is routinely performed in people with node-negative early breast cancer to assess the axilla. SNB has no proven therapeutic benefit. Nodal status information obtained from SNB helps ...

    Authors: Justin James, Michael Law, Shomik Sengupta and Christobel Saunders
    Citation: World Journal of Surgical Oncology 2024 22:127
  11. This study investigated the changes in the fasting blood glucose (FBG), fasting triglyceride (FTG), and fasting total cholesterol (FTC) levels during neoadjuvant therapy (NAT) for human epidermal growth factor...

    Authors: Wei Chen, Jing Zhang, Fenxiang Li, Zongshun Chen, Junjie Li and Da-Lin Lu
    Citation: World Journal of Surgical Oncology 2024 22:126
  12. To investigate the correlation between microinvasion and various features of hepatocellular carcinoma (HCC), and to clarify the microinvasion distance from visible HCC lesions to subclinical lesions, so as to ...

    Authors: Huamei Yan, Lili Liu, Donghui Wang, Jianliang Xu, Yaling Sun, Shaobo Liang, Yongheng Huang, Xinzhao Hao, Nan Lin and Xiangying Xu
    Citation: World Journal of Surgical Oncology 2024 22:125
  13. The primary treatment for non-metastatic rectal cancer is curative resection. However, sphincter-preserving surgery may lead to complications. This study aims to develop a predictive model for stoma non-closur...

    Authors: Chia-Chien Hsu, Wen-Sy Tsai, Tzong-yun Tsai, Jeng-Fu You, Chien-Yuh Yeh, Pao-Shiu Hsieh, Reiping Tang and Shu-Huan Huang
    Citation: World Journal of Surgical Oncology 2024 22:124
  14. Adjuvant chemotherapy (AC) improves the prognosis after pancreatic ductal adenocarcinoma (PDAC) resection. However, previous studies have shown that a large proportion of patients do not receive or complete AC...

    Authors: Charles Poiraud, Xavier Lenne, Amélie Bruandet, Didier Theis, Nicolas Bertrand, Anthony Turpin, Stephanie Truant and Mehdi El Amrani
    Citation: World Journal of Surgical Oncology 2024 22:123
  15. The prognosis of hepatocellular carcinoma (HCC) with macrovascular invasion(MaVI)is poor, and the treatment is limited. This study aims to explore the efficacy and safety of hepatic arterial infusion chemother...

    Authors: Yufeng Zhang, Haiyan Zhang, Haoqian Xu, Ying Wang, Long Feng and Fengming Yi
    Citation: World Journal of Surgical Oncology 2024 22:122
  16. Medullary thyroid carcinoma (MTC) is a malignant tumor with low incidence. Currently, most studies have focused on the prognostic risk factors of MTC, whatever, time kinetic and risk factors related to calcito...

    Authors: Fengli Guo, Guiming Fu, Fangxuan Li, Yitong Hua, Zhongyu Wang, Xiangqian Zheng, Jingzhu Zhao and Ming Gao
    Citation: World Journal of Surgical Oncology 2024 22:121
  17. REBOA is a method used to manage bleeding during surgery involving sacropelvic tumors. Nevertheless, studies on the use of REBOA among elderly people are lacking. The aim of this research was to investigate th...

    Authors: Zhiqing Zhao, Jichuan Wang, Jianfang Niu, Sen Dong, Jingtian Shi, Taiqiang Yan, Wei Guo, Rongli Yang and Xiaodong Tang
    Citation: World Journal of Surgical Oncology 2024 22:120
  18. Coronary artery bypass grafting (CABG) using the right gastroepiploic artery (RGEA) is a well-established, safe procedure. However, problems with RGEA grafts in subsequent abdominal surgeries can lead to fatal...

    Authors: Nao Kawaguchi, Shun Kizawa, Masahiro Daimon, Hiroki Minami, Yasuhiko Ueda, Atsushi Tomioka, Koji Komeda, Mitsuhiro Asakuma, Hideki Tomiyama and Sang-Woong Lee
    Citation: World Journal of Surgical Oncology 2024 22:119
  19. The prevalence of metabolic dysfunction-associated fatty liver disease (MAFLD) in hepatocellular carcinoma (HCC) patients is increasing, yet its association with postoperative complications of HCC remains uncl...

    Authors: Ke-Gong Xiong, Kun-Yu Ke, Jin-Feng Kong, Tai-Shun Lin, Qing-Biao Lin, Su Lin and Yue-Yong Zhu
    Citation: World Journal of Surgical Oncology 2024 22:117
  20. The objective of this paper is to offer a thorough examination of the clinical presentations, etiology, and treatment strategies associated with perivascular epithelioid cell tumors (PEComas).

    Authors: Jinbowen Yan, Dan Zhou, Yifei Wang, Bowen Yang, Yuefeng Wang, Kaili Zhang, Shuo Zhang, Bo Zhang, Qingwei Meng and Qiubo Lv
    Citation: World Journal of Surgical Oncology 2024 22:116
  21. Pancreatic neuroendocrine tumors (PNETs) represent 1–2% of pancreatic tumors, with recent guidelines recommending active surveillance for non-functioning PNETs (NF-PNETs) smaller than 2 cm. However, the manage...

    Authors: Juwan Kim, Seung Soo Hong, Sung Hyun Kim, Ho Kyong Hwang and Chang Moo Kang
    Citation: World Journal of Surgical Oncology 2024 22:115
  22. The standard curative treatments for extremity soft tissue sarcoma (ESTS) include surgical resection with negative margins and perioperative radiotherapy. However, the optimal resection margin remains controve...

    Authors: Chun-Chieh Chen, Yao-Yu Wu, Jo-Ting Kao, Chih‑Hsiang Chang, Shih-Chiang Huang and Hsin‑Nung Shih
    Citation: World Journal of Surgical Oncology 2024 22:113
  23. Carotid body paraganglioma (CBP) is a rare, highly vascularized, and slow-growing neuroendocrine tumor. Surgical resection is the definitive treatment for CBP, however, it remains challenging due to the tumor’...

    Authors: Jiyoung Shin, Ji-sup Yun and Young-Wook Kim
    Citation: World Journal of Surgical Oncology 2024 22:112
  24. The objective of this study is to develop and validate a machine learning (ML) prediction model for the assessment of laparoscopic total mesorectal excision (LaTME) surgery difficulty, as well as to identify i...

    Authors: Xiangyong Li, Zeyang Zhou, Bing Zhu, Yong Wu and Chungen Xing
    Citation: World Journal of Surgical Oncology 2024 22:111
  25. Octamer-binding transcription factor 4-positive circulating tumor cell (OCT4+CTC) exhibits high stemness and invasive potential, which may influence the efficacy of immune checkpoint inhibitors (ICI). This study ...

    Authors: Fei Pei, Zhen Tao, Qi Lu, Tao Fang and Shasha Peng
    Citation: World Journal of Surgical Oncology 2024 22:110
  26. Invasive mucinous adenocarcinoma (IMA) has a rare incidence with better prognosis than nonmucinous adenocarcinoma. We aimed to investigate the prognosis between limited resection and lobectomy for patients wit...

    Authors: Weikang Lin, Hang Su, Huikang Xie, Long Xu, Tingting Wang, Long Wang, Xuefei Hu, Deping Zhao, Yuming Zhu, Haifeng Wang, Gening Jiang, Dong Xie and Chang Chen
    Citation: World Journal of Surgical Oncology 2024 22:109
  27. The management of gastric cancer has long been debated, particularly the extent of lymph node (LN) dissection required during curative surgery. LN invasion stands out as the most critical prognostic factor in ...

    Authors: Raphaël Nico, Julie Veziant, Amélie Chau, Clarisse Eveno and Guillaume Piessen
    Citation: World Journal of Surgical Oncology 2024 22:108
  28. Colorectal signet-ring cell carcinoma (SRCC) is a rare cancer with a bleak prognosis. The relationship between its clinicopathological features and survival remains incompletely elucidated. Tumor deposits (TD)...

    Authors: Fuchao Li, Lei Liu, Qingzhao Feng, Xiaohong Wang, Fang Liu, Li Yang, Lin Miao, Weiming Wang, Guozhong Ji and Chenggong Yu
    Citation: World Journal of Surgical Oncology 2024 22:107
  29. Biliary intraepithelial neoplasia (BilIN), a noninvasive precursor of cholangiocarcinoma, can manifest malignant transformation. Since cholangiocarcinoma (CCA) may progress due to chronic inflammation in the b...

    Authors: Sujin Gang, Hyunhee Kwon, In Hye Song and Jung-Man Namgoong
    Citation: World Journal of Surgical Oncology 2024 22:105
  30. Colorectal peritoneal metastases (CRPM) affects 15% of patients at initial colorectal cancer diagnosis. Neoadjuvant chemotherapy (NAC) prior to cytoreductive surgery (CRS) has been demonstrated to be a safe an...

    Authors: Mina Sarofim, Ruwanthi Wijayawardana, Nima Ahmadi, Shoma Barat, Winston Liauw and David L Morris
    Citation: World Journal of Surgical Oncology 2024 22:103
  31. Basal cell adenoma (BCA) is a rare benign tumor within the salivary glands. Basal cell adenocarcinoma (BCAC), the malignant counterpart of BCA, is also an exceedingly rare tumor with very limited clinical stud...

    Authors: Chongsoo Park, Sally Min, Joseph Kyuhyung Park and Jong-Ho Kim
    Citation: World Journal of Surgical Oncology 2024 22:102
  32. Although current guidelines(ESPEN guideline: Clinical nutrition in surgery and other guidelines) recommend preoperative immunonutrition for cachectic gastric cancer patients, the strength of the recommendation...

    Authors: Junjian Yu, Antai Yuan, Qi Liu, Wei Wang, Yuqi Sun, Zequn Li, Cheng Meng, Yanbing Zhou and Shougen Cao
    Citation: World Journal of Surgical Oncology 2024 22:101
  33. Some studies have suggested that axillary lymph node dissection (ALND) can be avoided in women with cN0 breast cancer with 1–2 positive sentinel nodes (SLNs). However, these studies included only a few patient...

    Authors: Calogero Cipolla, Simona Lupo, Nello Grassi, Giuseppe Tutino, Martina Greco, D’Agati Eleonora, Vittorio Gebbia and Maria Rosaria Valerio
    Citation: World Journal of Surgical Oncology 2024 22:100
  34. Colorectal peritoneal metastases (CRPM) are present in 10–20% of patients at the time of their initial cancer diagnosis, and affects over 20% of those who develop colorectal cancer recurrence. Cytoreductive su...

    Authors: Mina Sarofim, Ruwanthi Wijayawardana, Nima Ahmadi and David L. Morris
    Citation: World Journal of Surgical Oncology 2024 22:99
  35. Rectal neuroendocrine tumors (RNETs) are often discovered on screening colonoscopy. Indications for staging and definitive resection are inconsistent in current guidelines. We evaluated the role of grade in gu...

    Authors: Akie Watanabe, Sabrina Rai, Lily Yip, Carl J. Brown, Jonathan M. Loree and Heather C. Stuart
    Citation: World Journal of Surgical Oncology 2024 22:98
  36. The laparoscopically harvested omental flap (LHOF) has been used in partial or total breast reconstruction, but most studies on LHOF were case reports or small case series. However, the clinical feasibility an...

    Authors: Hao Liu, Xiao He, Li Li and Neng-Bin Wan
    Citation: World Journal of Surgical Oncology 2024 22:97
  37. Pleural neoplasms are rare and can be subdivided into pleural metastasis and primary pleural neoplasms. Non-mesothelioma primary pleural neoplasms are a diverse group of extremely rare pathologies.

    Authors: Tom Vandaele, Jan Van Slambrouck, Patrick Schöffski, Herlinde Dumez, Birgit Weynand, Raf Sciot, Annalisa Barbarossa, An-Lies Provoost, Kristof Van de Voorde, Yves Debaveye, Sofian Bouneb, Philippe Nafteux and Laurens J. Ceulemans
    Citation: World Journal of Surgical Oncology 2024 22:96
  38. Maxillary sinus squamous cell carcinoma (MS-SCC) is an infrequent malignancy, and determining the optimal neck management for patients with cT3/4N0 MS-SCC remains a topic of ongoing debate. The purpose of this...

    Authors: Min Chen, Hefeng Gu, Guihong Xuan, Lan Ma, Sunyu Tu and Min Li
    Citation: World Journal of Surgical Oncology 2024 22:95
  39. Temporary ileostomy (TI) has proven effective in reducing the severity of anastomotic leakage after rectal cancer surgery; however, some ileostomies fail to reverse over time, leading to conversion into a perm...

    Authors: Fan He, Chenglin Tang, Fuyu Yang, Defei Chen, Junjie Xiong, Yu Zou, Dongqin Zhao and Kun Qian
    Citation: World Journal of Surgical Oncology 2024 22:94
  40. The anatomic variants of the intercostobrachial nerve (ICBN) represent a potential risk of injuries during surgical procedure such as axillary lymph node dissection and sentinel lymph node biopsy in breast can...

    Authors: Roberto Cirocchi, Matteo Matteucci, Justus Randolph, Francesca Duro, Luca Properzi, Stefano Avenia, Bruno Amato, Ruggiero Iandoli, Giovanni Tebala, Carlo Boselli, Piero Covarelli and Paolo Sapienza
    Citation: World Journal of Surgical Oncology 2024 22:92
  41. To compare the efficacy of ultrasounic-harmonic scalpel and electrocautery in the treatment of axillary lymph nodes during radical surgery for breast cancer.

    Authors: Yujia Tian, Lifei Han, Xiao Ma, Rui Guo, Zhuoga GeSang, Yabo Zhai and Haolin Hu
    Citation: World Journal of Surgical Oncology 2024 22:91
  42. This study aims to gather and analyze the anatomical characteristics of the posterior gastric artery (PGA), investigate the presence and metastasis of lymph nodes around the PGA in patients with gastric cancer...

    Authors: Kexin Wang, Haitao Duan, Maohua Wei, Liang Cao, Jian Zhang, Chi Zhang and Pin Liang
    Citation: World Journal of Surgical Oncology 2024 22:90
  43. We aimed to compare the therapeutic effect of radiotherapy (RT) plus systemic therapy (ST) with RT alone in patients with simple brain metastasis (BM) after first-line treatment of limited-stage small cell lun...

    Authors: Xinyu Gao, Tingting Liu, Min Fan, Hongfu Sun, Shixuan Zhou, Yuxin Zhou, Haolin Zhu, Ru Zhang, Zhanyuan Li and Wei Huang
    Citation: World Journal of Surgical Oncology 2024 22:89
  44. Real-world studies on neoadjuvant dual anti-HER2 therapy combined with chemotherapy for breast cancer (BC) are scarce in China. This study aimed to evaluate the efficacy and safety of neoadjuvant dual anti-HER...

    Authors: Dong-Mei Peng, Juan Li, Jia-Xin Qiu and Lin Zhao
    Citation: World Journal of Surgical Oncology 2024 22:88
  45. To investigate the short-term and long-term outcomes of preserving the celiac branch of the vagus nerve during laparoscopic distal gastrectomy.

    Authors: Hao Guo, WeiFeng Sun, HaiTao Duan, Chi Zhang, MaoHua Wei, Pin Liang, Xiang Hu and Liang Cao
    Citation: World Journal of Surgical Oncology 2024 22:87

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