Vol 10, No 1 (February 2019): Journal of Gastrointestinal Oncology

Original Article

The value of using fludeoxyglucose positron-emission tomography scan with respect to colorectal abnormalities—a cross-sectional study
Ruud J. L. F. Loffeld, Sandra A. Srbjlin
T4N0 colon cancers should be treated like T3N1 disease
Dedrick Kok Hong Chan, Tian-Zhi Lim, Ker-Kan Tan
Staging and survival of colorectal cancer (CRC) in octogenarians: Nationwide Study of US Veterans
Gurjiwan Sing Virk, Mikram Jafri, Syed Mehdi, Christopher Ashley
Low prevalence of deficient mismatch repair (dMMR) protein in locally advanced rectal cancers (LARC) and treatment outcomes
Vikas Ostwal, Nikhil S. Pande, Reena Engineer, Avanish Saklani, Ashwin deSouza, Mukta Ramadwar, Suvarna Sawant, Sarika Mandavkar, Sameer Shrirangwar, Pritam Kataria, Prachi Patil, Omshree Shetty, Anant Ramaswamy
Colon cancer laterality is associated with atherosclerosis and coronary artery disease
Stephani C. Wang, Joshua Schulman-Marcus, John Fantauzzi, Travis Bevington, Anthony Sayegh, Edward Lee, Ashar Ata, Mandahvi Kambam, Mandeep Sidhu, Radmila Lyubarova
Racial and gender disparities in the incidence of anal cancer: analysis of the Nationwide Inpatient Sample (NIS)
Alejandro Cruz, Debbie Chen, Paul Hsu, Viraj Pandit, Pamela Omesiete, Priyanka Vij, Valentine Nfonsam
Lower lymph node yield following neoadjuvant therapy for rectal cancer has no clinical significance
Dedrick Kok Hong Chan, Ker-Kan Tan
Treatment outcomes of patients with localized anal squamous cell carcinoma according to HIV infection: systematic review and meta-analysis
Marcos Pedro Guedes Camandaroba, Raphael Leonardo Cunha de Araujo, Virgílio Souza e Silva, Celso Abdon Lopes de Mello, Rachel P. Riechelmann
Curative treatment for metastatic colorectal cancer in the young population: is it worth it?
Jia Hao Law, Frederick Hong Xiang Koh, Shi Wang, Ker Kan Tan
Investigation of the changes in the expression levels of MOZ gene in colorectal cancer tissues
Kiyanoush Mohammadi, Reza Safaralizadeh, Mohammadali Hosseinpour-Feizi, Narges Dastmalchi, Yaghoub Moaddab
Treatment disparities affect outcomes for patients with stage I esophageal cancer: a national cancer data base analysis
Amy C. Moreno, Ning Zhang, Vivek Verma, Sharon H. Giordano, Steven H. Lin
Gastric squamous cell carcinoma and gastric adenosquamous carcinoma, clinical features and outcomes of rare clinical entities: a National Cancer Database (NCDB) analysis
Mehmet Akce, Renjian Jiang, Olatunji B. Alese, Walid L. Shaib, Christina Wu, Madhusmita Behera, Bassel F. El-Rayes
What to expect with major vascular reconstruction during Whipple procedures: a single institution experience and literature review
Matthew S. Jorgensen, Tariq Almerey, Houssam Farres, W. Andrew Oldenburg, John Stauffer, Albert G. Hakaim
Survival and prognostic factors analysis of 151 intestinal and pancreatic neuroendocrine tumors: a single center experience
Fanny Foubert, Maëva Salimon, Clotilde Dumars, Nicolas Regenet, Paul Girot, Aurélien Venara, Hélène Senellart, Marie-Françoise Heymann, Tamara Matysiak-Budnik, Yann Touchefeu
A phase I trial of Proton stereotactic body radiation therapy for liver metastases
Joseph I. Kang, Daniel C. Sufficool, Chung-Tsen Hsueh, Andrew J. Wroe, Baldev Patyal, Mark E. Reeves, Jerry D. Slater, Gary Y. Yang
Outcomes and toxicity following Yttrium-90 radioembolization for hepatic metastases from neuroendocrine tumors—a singleinstitution experience
Darryl A. Zuckerman, Richard F. Kennard, Amit Roy, Parag J. Parikh, Ashley A. Weiner
Multimodality management of incidentally detected gall bladder cancer: long term results from a tertiary care cancer centre
Sunil Kumar, Sandeep Bhoriwal, Dillip Muduly, Madhabananda Kar, Atul Sharma, Sushmita Pathy, Nootan Kumar Shukla, S. V. Suryanarayan Deo

Review Article

Prognostic value of multiple cytokine analysis in colorectal cancer: a systematic review
Ashok Gunawardene, Elizabeth Dennett, Peter Larsen
Gastrointestinal stromal tumors: a comprehensive review
Trisha M. Parab, Michael J. DeRogatis, Alexander M. Boaz, Salvatore A. Grasso, Paul S. Issack, David A. Duarte, Olivier Urayeneza, Saloomeh Vahdat, Jian-Hua Qiao, Gudata S. Hinika