Paulus G Schurr

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Affiliation: University of Hamburg
Country: Germany

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Central mesenteric lymph node BER-Ep4+ cells in colorectal cancer: challenge to sentinel node concept?
    Paulus G Schurr
    Department of General, Visceral and Thoracic Surgery, University Medical Center Hamburg Eppendorf, Hamburg, Germany
    Dig Surg 24:19-27. 2007
  2. pmc Aggressive surgery improves long-term survival in neuroendocrine pancreatic tumors: an institutional experience
    Paulus G Schurr
    Department of General, Visceral and Thoracic Surgery, University Medical Center of Hamburg Eppendorf, University of Hamburg, Hamburg, Germany
    Ann Surg 245:273-81. 2007
  3. doi request reprint Radical redo surgery for local rectal cancer recurrence improves overall survival: a single center experience
    Paulus Schurr
    Department of General, Visceral and Thoracic Surgery, University Medical Center Hamburg Eppendorf, Martinistrasse 52, 20246 Hamburg, Germany
    J Gastrointest Surg 12:1232-8. 2008
  4. doi request reprint Clinical value of loss of heterozygosity in serum microsatellite DNA of patients with gastrointestinal stromal tumors
    Paulus G Schurr
    Department of General, Visceral and Thoracic Surgery, University Medical Center Hamburg Eppendorf, Martinistrasse 52, Hamburg
    J Clin Gastroenterol 43:27-35. 2009
  5. ncbi request reprint Microsatellite DNA alterations of gastrointestinal stromal tumors are predictive for outcome
    Paulus Schurr
    Department of General, Visceral, and Thoracic Surgery and Institute of Pathology, University Medical Center Hamburg Eppendorf, Hamburg, Germany
    Clin Cancer Res 12:5151-7. 2006
  6. ncbi request reprint L1 is associated with micrometastatic spread and poor outcome in colorectal cancer
    Jussuf T Kaifi
    Department of General, Visceral and Thoracic Surgery, University Medical Center Hamburg Eppendorf, Hamburg, Germany
    Mod Pathol 20:1183-90. 2007
  7. ncbi request reprint Subset of esophageal adenocarcinoma expresses adhesion molecule l1 in contrast to squamous cell carcinoma
    Tamina Rawnaq
    Department of General, Visceral and Thoracic Surgery, University Medical Center Hamburg Eppendorf, Martinistrasse 52, 20246 Hamburg, Germany
    Anticancer Res 29:1195-9. 2009
  8. ncbi request reprint Short tandem repeat polymorphism in exon 4 of esophageal cancer-related gene 2 detected in genomic DNA is a prognostic marker for esophageal cancer
    Jussuf T Kaifi
    Department of General, Visceral and Thoracic Surgery, University Medical Center Hamburg Eppendorf, Martinistrasse 52, 20246 Hamburg, Germany
    Am J Surg 194:380-4. 2007
  9. doi request reprint Nodal microinvolvement in patients with carcinoma of the papilla of vater receiving no adjuvant chemotherapy
    Dean Bogoevski
    University Clinic Eppendorf, Hamburg, Germany
    J Gastrointest Surg 12:1830-7; discussion 1837-8. 2008
  10. ncbi request reprint Lymphatic spread and microinvolvement in adenocarcinoma of the esophago-gastric junction
    Paulus G Schurr
    Department of General, Visceral and Thoracic Surgery, University Medical Center Hamburg Eppendorf, Hamburg, Germany
    J Surg Oncol 94:307-15. 2006

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Publications28

  1. ncbi request reprint Central mesenteric lymph node BER-Ep4+ cells in colorectal cancer: challenge to sentinel node concept?
    Paulus G Schurr
    Department of General, Visceral and Thoracic Surgery, University Medical Center Hamburg Eppendorf, Hamburg, Germany
    Dig Surg 24:19-27. 2007
    ..The role of sentinel lymph nodes in colorectal cancer remains unclear...
  2. pmc Aggressive surgery improves long-term survival in neuroendocrine pancreatic tumors: an institutional experience
    Paulus G Schurr
    Department of General, Visceral and Thoracic Surgery, University Medical Center of Hamburg Eppendorf, University of Hamburg, Hamburg, Germany
    Ann Surg 245:273-81. 2007
    ..To evaluate surgical strategies for neuroendocrine pancreatic tumors (NEPT) in the light of the new WHO classification from 2004 and to draw conclusions for future surgical concepts...
  3. doi request reprint Radical redo surgery for local rectal cancer recurrence improves overall survival: a single center experience
    Paulus Schurr
    Department of General, Visceral and Thoracic Surgery, University Medical Center Hamburg Eppendorf, Martinistrasse 52, 20246 Hamburg, Germany
    J Gastrointest Surg 12:1232-8. 2008
    ..To date, the survival benefit of redo surgery in locally recurrent rectal adenocarcinoma remains unclear...
  4. doi request reprint Clinical value of loss of heterozygosity in serum microsatellite DNA of patients with gastrointestinal stromal tumors
    Paulus G Schurr
    Department of General, Visceral and Thoracic Surgery, University Medical Center Hamburg Eppendorf, Martinistrasse 52, Hamburg
    J Clin Gastroenterol 43:27-35. 2009
    ..To study the role of loss of heterozygosity (LOH) in serum microsatellite DNA of patients with gastrointestinal stromal tumors (GIST)...
  5. ncbi request reprint Microsatellite DNA alterations of gastrointestinal stromal tumors are predictive for outcome
    Paulus Schurr
    Department of General, Visceral, and Thoracic Surgery and Institute of Pathology, University Medical Center Hamburg Eppendorf, Hamburg, Germany
    Clin Cancer Res 12:5151-7. 2006
    ..In gastrointestinal stromal tumors (GIST), loss of heterozygosity (LOH) on chromosome 22 and its presumptive biological function has been described. The prognostic value of these and other DNA regions for patient survival remains unclear...
  6. ncbi request reprint L1 is associated with micrometastatic spread and poor outcome in colorectal cancer
    Jussuf T Kaifi
    Department of General, Visceral and Thoracic Surgery, University Medical Center Hamburg Eppendorf, Hamburg, Germany
    Mod Pathol 20:1183-90. 2007
    ..It may have a role in early metastatic spread, as L1 is associated with micrometastases to both the lymph nodes and bone marrow. Thus, L1 should be explored further as a target for adjuvant therapy for micrometastatic disease...
  7. ncbi request reprint Subset of esophageal adenocarcinoma expresses adhesion molecule l1 in contrast to squamous cell carcinoma
    Tamina Rawnaq
    Department of General, Visceral and Thoracic Surgery, University Medical Center Hamburg Eppendorf, Martinistrasse 52, 20246 Hamburg, Germany
    Anticancer Res 29:1195-9. 2009
    ..The aim of the current study was to determine L1 expression in esophageal cancer and to evaluate whether L1 could serve as a potential marker and therapeutic target for this tumor type...
  8. ncbi request reprint Short tandem repeat polymorphism in exon 4 of esophageal cancer-related gene 2 detected in genomic DNA is a prognostic marker for esophageal cancer
    Jussuf T Kaifi
    Department of General, Visceral and Thoracic Surgery, University Medical Center Hamburg Eppendorf, Martinistrasse 52, 20246 Hamburg, Germany
    Am J Surg 194:380-4. 2007
    ..Short tandem repeat (STR) polymorphisms in exon 4 of the esophageal cancer-related gene 2 (ECRG2) are a risk marker for esophageal carcinoma. The aim of the present study was to correlate these STRs with clinical outcome...
  9. doi request reprint Nodal microinvolvement in patients with carcinoma of the papilla of vater receiving no adjuvant chemotherapy
    Dean Bogoevski
    University Clinic Eppendorf, Hamburg, Germany
    J Gastrointest Surg 12:1830-7; discussion 1837-8. 2008
    ..To assess the prognostic significance of nodal microinvolvement in patients with carcinoma of the papilla of Vater...
  10. ncbi request reprint Lymphatic spread and microinvolvement in adenocarcinoma of the esophago-gastric junction
    Paulus G Schurr
    Department of General, Visceral and Thoracic Surgery, University Medical Center Hamburg Eppendorf, Hamburg, Germany
    J Surg Oncol 94:307-15. 2006
    ..Adenocarcinoma of the esophago-gastric junction (EGJ) potentially spreads to abdominal and mediastinal lymph nodes...
  11. ncbi request reprint Absence of L1 in pancreatic masses distinguishes adenocarcinomas from poorly differentiated neuroendocrine carcinomas
    Jussuf T Kaifi
    Department of General, Visceral and Thoracic Surgery, University Medical Center Hamburg Eppendorf, 20246 Hamburg, Germany
    Anticancer Res 26:1167-70. 2006
    ..The aim of this study was to determine the expression of L1 in pancreatic adenocarcinomas to evaluate whether L1 might differentiate between pancreatic carcinomas of neuroendocrine and ductal origin...
  12. ncbi request reprint Short tandem repeat polymorphisms of exon 4 in Kazal-type gene ECRG2 in pancreatic carcinoma and chronic pancreatitis
    Jussuf T Kaifi
    Department of General, Visceral and Thoracic Surgery, University Medical Center Hamburg Eppendorf Martinistrasse 52, 20246 Hamburg, Germany
    Anticancer Res 27:69-73. 2007
    ..Kazal-type genes are associated with cancer and pancreatic disease. The aim of the present study was to examine whether ECRG2 STR polymorphisms are associated with pancreatic carcinoma and chronic pancreatitis...
  13. ncbi request reprint Similar patterns of loss of heterozygosity in serum of adenocarcinoma of the distal oesophagus and the cardia in early diagnosis
    Robin Wachowiak
    Department of General, Visceral and Thoracic Surgery, University Medical Center Hamburg Eppendorf, 20246 Hamburg, Germany
    Anticancer Res 27:477-81. 2007
    ..The aim of our study was to investigate LOH in the serum of patients with adenocarcinoma of the distal oesophagus and the cardia for diagnostic and prognostic utility...
  14. doi request reprint En bloc vascular resection for locally advanced pancreatic malignancies infiltrating major blood vessels: perioperative outcome and long-term survival in 136 patients
    Emre F Yekebas
    Department of General, Visceral and Thoracic Surgery, University Medical Centre Hamburg Eppendorf, University of Hamburg, Hamburg, Germany
    Ann Surg 247:300-9. 2008
    ..To assess in-hospital complication rates and survival duration after en bloc vascular resection (VR) for infiltration of pancreatic malignancies in major vessels...
  15. ncbi request reprint Short tandem repeat polymorphism in exon 4 of esophageal cancer related gene 2 predicts relapse of oral squamous cell carcinoma
    Marco Blessmann
    Department of Oral Surgery, University Medical Center Hamburg Eppendorf, Martinistrasse 52, 20246 Hamburg, Germany
    Oral Oncol 44:143-7. 2008
    ..05). STR polymorphism TCA3/TCA3 in exon 4 of ECRG2 is associated with poor relapse-free survival in surgically completely resected OSCC patients and might be a potential prognostic marker...
  16. ncbi request reprint Thy-1 as a potential novel diagnostic marker for gastrointestinal stromal tumors
    Despoina Oikonomou
    Department of General, Visceral and Thoracic Surgery, University Medical Center Hamburg Eppendorf, Martinistrasse 52, 20246 Hamburg, Germany
    J Cancer Res Clin Oncol 133:951-5. 2007
    ..Thy-1, a cell-surface glycoprotein, is a marker for several types of stem cells and particularly for neuronal precursor cells. The aim of this study was to determine Thy-1 expression in GISTs...
  17. ncbi request reprint Midkine as a prognostic marker for gastrointestinal stromal tumors
    Jussuf T Kaifi
    Department of General, Visceral and Thoracic Surgery, University Medical Center Hamburg Eppendorf, Martinistrasse 52, 20246 Hamburg, Germany
    J Cancer Res Clin Oncol 133:431-5. 2007
    ..The outcome of patients with gastrointestinal stromal tumors (GISTs) is correlated with tumor size and mitotic count. The aim of this study was to determine MK expression in GISTs...
  18. ncbi request reprint Allelic loss of Hox11L1 gene locus predicts outcome of gastrointestinal stromal tumors
    Jussuf T Kaifi
    Department of General, Visceral and Thoracic Surgery, University Medical Center Hamburg Eppendorf, D 20246 Hamburg, Germany
    Oncol Rep 16:915-9. 2006
    ..05 by log-rank test; median follow-up time 37 months). LOH of Hox11L1 gene locus is a useful parameter for prognosis of GIST. The data propose that Hox11L1 has a role in tumorigenesis in GISTs...
  19. doi request reprint Complementary use of fluorescence and magnetic resonance imaging of metastatic esophageal cancer in a novel orthotopic mouse model
    Stephanie J Gros
    Department of General, Visceral, and Thoracic Surgery, University Medical Center Hamburg Eppendorf, Hamburg, Germany
    Int J Cancer 126:2671-81. 2010
    ..This model should prove highly useful to understand esophageal carcinoma and to identify novel therapeutics for this treatment-resistant disease...
  20. ncbi request reprint L1 (CD171) is highly expressed in gastrointestinal stromal tumors
    Jussuf T Kaifi
    Department of General, Visceral and Thoracic Surgery, University Medical Center Hamburg Eppendorf, Hamburg, Germany
    Mod Pathol 19:399-406. 2006
    ..The trend towards a reduced survival of L1-positive patients in this study has to be further evaluated in future trials with higher patient numbers...
  21. ncbi request reprint Frequent homogeneous HER-2 amplification in primary and metastatic adenocarcinoma of the esophagus
    Uta Reichelt
    Department of Pathology, University Medical Center Hamburg Eppendorf, University of Hamburg, Hamburg, Germany
    Mod Pathol 20:120-9. 2007
    ..The strong concordance of the HER-2 status in primary and metastatic cancers argues for a possible response of metastases from patients with HER-2-positive primary tumors to Herceptin...
  22. ncbi request reprint Effectiveness of radical en-bloc-esophagectomy compared to transhiatal esophagectomy in squamous cell cancer of the esophagus is influenced by nodal micrometastases
    Emre F Yekebas
    Department of General, Visceral and Thoracic Surgery at the University Medical Center Hamburg Eppendorf, University of Hamburg, Hamburg, Germany
    J Surg Oncol 93:541-9. 2006
    ..The appropriate surgery for curable squamous cell cancer (SCC) of the esophagus is discussed controversially...
  23. ncbi request reprint L1 is a potential marker for poorly-differentiated pancreatic neuroendocrine carcinoma
    Jussuf T Kaifi
    Department of General, Visceral and Thoracic Surgery, University Medical Center Hamburg Eppendorf, Martinistrasse 52, 20246 Hamburg, Germany
    World J Gastroenterol 12:94-8. 2006
    ..To determine the expression of L1 in pancreatic neuroendocrine tumor and to correlate it with WHO classification of this tumor...
  24. doi request reprint Monitoring of loss of heterozygosity in serum microsatellite DNA among patients with gastrointestinal stromal tumors indicates tumor recurrence
    Tamina Rawnaq
    Department of General, Visceral and Thoracic Surgery, University Medical Center Hamburg Eppendorf, Hamburg, Germany
    J Surg Res 169:31-5. 2011
    ..In the current study, the aim was to investigate whether the frequency of loss of heterozygosity (LOH) on cell-free DNA in blood may reflect tumor stage and recurrent disease of these patients...
  25. pmc Postpancreatectomy hemorrhage: diagnosis and treatment: an analysis in 1669 consecutive pancreatic resections
    Emre F Yekebas
    Department of General, Visceral and Thoracic Surgery, University Medical Centre Hamburg Eppendorf, University of Hamburg, Hamburg, Germany
    Ann Surg 246:269-80. 2007
    ..To analyze clinical courses and outcome of postpancreatectomy hemorrhage (PPH) after major pancreatic surgery...
  26. ncbi request reprint The role of vascular adhesion molecules PECAM-1 (CD 31), VCAM-1 (CD 106), E-selectin (CD62E) and P-selectin (CD62P) in severe porcine pancreatitis
    Helge Kleinhans
    Department of General, Visceral and Thoracic Surgery, University Medical Center Hamburg Eppendorf, Hamburg, Germany
    Histol Histopathol 24:551-7. 2009
    ..The endothelial cell expression of CD 31 (PECAM-1), CD 106 (VCAM), CD 62E (E-Selectin) and CD 62P (P-SELECTIN) in severe porcine pancreatitis is detectable and upregulation is partly significantly...
  27. ncbi request reprint Oxygen radical formation does not have an impact in the treatment of severe acute experimental pancreatitis using free cellular hemoglobin
    Helge Kleinhans
    Department of General, Visceral and Thoracic Surgery, University Medical Center Hamburg Eppendorf, Martinistrasse 52, D 20246 Hamburg, Germany
    World J Gastroenterol 12:2914-8. 2006
    ..This study assesses the effect of free cellular bovine hemoglobin on the formation of oxygen radicals and microcirculation in a rodent model of severe acute pancreatitis...
  28. ncbi request reprint L1 is associated with favorable outcome in neuroblastomas in contrast to adult tumors
    Robin Wachowiak
    Department of Pediatric Surgery, University Medical Center, 04103, Leipzig, Germany
    Ann Surg Oncol 14:3575-80. 2007
    ..L1, a neuronal cell adhesion molecule, is associated with poor survival in malignant adult tumors. The aim of the current study was to determine expression of L1 in pediatric neuroblastoma...