Emre F Yekebas

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Affiliation: University of Hamburg
Country: Germany

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Impact of different modalities of continuous venovenous hemofiltration on sepsis-induced alterations in experimental pancreatitis
    Emre F Yekebas
    Department of Surgery, University Hospital Eppendorf, Hamburg, Germany
    Kidney Int 62:1806-18. 2002
  2. ncbi 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
  3. 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
  4. pmc Strong prognostic value of nodal and bone marrow micro-involvement in patients with pancreatic ductal carcinoma receiving no adjuvant chemotherapy
    Emre F Yekebas
    Department of General, Visceral and Thoracic Surgery, University Medical Centre of Hamburg Eppendorf, Martinistrabe 52, 20246 Hamburg, Germany
    World J Gastroenterol 12:6515-21. 2006
  5. doi request reprint Strong impact of micrometastatic tumor cell load in patients with esophageal carcinoma
    Alexandra M Koenig
    Department of General, Visceral and Thoracic Surgery, University Medical Centre of Hamburg Eppendorf, Germany
    Ann Surg Oncol 16:454-62. 2009
  6. 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
  7. ncbi request reprint Prognostic implications of netrin-1 expression and its receptors in patients with adenocarcinoma of the pancreas
    Björn Christian Link
    Department of General, Visceral and Thoracic Surgery, University Medical Center of Hamburg Eppendorf, Martinistr 52, 20246, Hamburg, Germany
    Ann Surg Oncol 14:2591-9. 2007
  8. 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
  9. 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
  10. ncbi 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

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  1. ncbi request reprint Impact of different modalities of continuous venovenous hemofiltration on sepsis-induced alterations in experimental pancreatitis
    Emre F Yekebas
    Department of Surgery, University Hospital Eppendorf, Hamburg, Germany
    Kidney Int 62:1806-18. 2002
    ..The impact of different treatment intensities of CVVH on immunologic and systemic alterations in experimental pancreatitis was evaluated...
  2. ncbi 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...
  3. 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...
  4. pmc Strong prognostic value of nodal and bone marrow micro-involvement in patients with pancreatic ductal carcinoma receiving no adjuvant chemotherapy
    Emre F Yekebas
    Department of General, Visceral and Thoracic Surgery, University Medical Centre of Hamburg Eppendorf, Martinistrabe 52, 20246 Hamburg, Germany
    World J Gastroenterol 12:6515-21. 2006
    ..To study the prognostic value of adjuvant chemotherapy in patients with pancreatic, ductal adenocarcinoma...
  5. doi request reprint Strong impact of micrometastatic tumor cell load in patients with esophageal carcinoma
    Alexandra M Koenig
    Department of General, Visceral and Thoracic Surgery, University Medical Centre of Hamburg Eppendorf, Germany
    Ann Surg Oncol 16:454-62. 2009
    ..To assess the role of immunohistochemically detectable nodal microinvolvement of patients with "curatively" resected esophageal carcinoma...
  6. 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)...
  7. ncbi request reprint Prognostic implications of netrin-1 expression and its receptors in patients with adenocarcinoma of the pancreas
    Björn Christian Link
    Department of General, Visceral and Thoracic Surgery, University Medical Center of Hamburg Eppendorf, Martinistr 52, 20246, Hamburg, Germany
    Ann Surg Oncol 14:2591-9. 2007
    ..To assess the interaction between the expression of netrin-1 or of its receptors to the prognosis of ductal adenocarcinoma of the pancreas...
  8. 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...
  9. 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...
  10. ncbi 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...
  11. 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...
  12. 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...
  13. ncbi request reprint Insulin-like growth factor-1 receptor as a novel prognostic marker and its implication as a cotarget in the treatment of human adenocarcinoma of the esophagus
    Tatyana Kalinina
    Department of General, Visceral and Thoracic Surgery, University Medical Center, Hamburg Eppendorf, Hamburg, Germany
    Int J Cancer 127:1931-40. 2010
    ..IGF-1R expression can be used as a novel prognostic marker for adenocarcinomas of the esophagus. Cotreatment with IGF-1R and HER2 antibodies might become a valuable and effective treatment option in esophageal adenocarcinoma...
  14. doi request reprint Is it time for a new TNM classification in esophageal carcinoma?
    Dean Bogoevski
    Department of General, Visceral and Thoracic Surgery, University of Hamburg, Hamburg, Germany
    Ann Surg 247:633-41. 2008
    ..To investigate the importance of lymph node yield (LNY) and the ratio of afflicted lymph nodes in esophageal carcinoma patients...
  15. doi request reprint Heme oxygenase-1 germ line GTn promoter polymorphism is an independent prognosticator of tumor recurrence and survival in pancreatic cancer
    Yogesh K Vashist
    Department of General, Visceral and Thoracic Surgery, University Medical Center Hamburg Eppendorf, Hamburg, Germany
    J Surg Oncol 104:305-11. 2011
    ..We evaluated the prognostic value of the basal transcription controlling germ line GTn repeat polymorphism (GTn) in the promoter region of the HO-1 gene in PC...
  16. ncbi request reprint Epoetin alfa improves survival after chemoradiation for stage III esophageal cancer: final results of a prospective observational study
    Dirk Rades
    Department of Radiation Oncology, University Hospital, Hamburg, Germany
    Int J Radiat Oncol Biol Phys 65:459-65. 2006
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  17. doi request reprint Extended central pancreatic resection as an alternative for extended left or extended right resection for appropriate pancreatic neoplasms
    Guellue Cataldegirmen
    Department of General, Viszeral and Thoracic Surgery, University Medical Center Hamburg Eppendorf, University of Hamburg, Hamburg, Germany
    Surgery 147:331-8. 2010
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  18. pmc Establishment and characterization of a new human pancreatic adenocarcinoma cell line with high metastatic potential to the lung
    Tatyana Kalinina
    Department of General, Visceral and Thoracic Surgery, University Hospital Hamburg, Eppendorf, Martinistrasse 52, 20246 Hamburg, Germany
    BMC Cancer 10:295. 2010
    ..Therefore new models are urgently needed to investigate this deadly disease. As a part of this process we have established and characterized a new human pancreatic cancer cell line...
  19. 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...
  20. doi request reprint Heme oxygenase-1 promoter polymorphism is a predictor of disease relapse in pancreatic neuroendocrine tumors
    Yogesh K Vashist
    Department of General, Visceral and Thoracic Surgery, University Medical Center Hamburg Eppendorf, Hamburg, Germany
    J Surg Res 166:e121-7. 2011
    ..The aim of the present study was to evaluate the potential prognostic role of the promoter GTn repeat polymorphism (GTn) of the heme oxygenase-1 gene in PNET...
  21. 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...
  22. 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...
  23. 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...
  24. doi request reprint The GNAS1 T393C single nucleotide polymorphism predicts the natural postoperative course of complete resected esophageal cancer
    Yogesh Kumar Vashist
    Department of General, Visceral and Thoracic Surgery, University Medical Center Hamburg Eppendorf, Germany
    Cell Oncol (Dordr) 34:281-8. 2011
    ..The aim of this study was to evaluate the potential prognostic value of T393C-SNP in complete resected only surgically treated esophageal cancer (EC)...
  25. doi request reprint Disseminated tumor cells in bone marrow and the natural course of resected esophageal cancer
    Yogesh K Vashist
    Department of General, Visceral and Thoracic Surgery, University Medical Center Hamburg Eppendorf, Martinistrasse, Hamburg, Germany
    Ann Surg 255:1105-12. 2012
    ..To assess the impact of disseminated tumor cells (DTC) in bone marrow on recurrence and survival in complete resected esophageal cancer (EC)...
  26. 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...
  27. 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...
  28. doi request reprint Management of the difficult duodenal stump in penetrating duodenal ulcer disease: a comparative analysis of duodenojejunostomy with "classical" stump closure (Nissen-Bsteh)
    Yogesh K Vashist
    Department of Surgery, University Hospital Hamburg Eppendorf, Martinistrasse52, 20246, Hamburg, Germany
    Langenbecks Arch Surg 397:1243-9. 2012
    ....
  29. doi request reprint Glasgow Prognostic Score is a predictor of perioperative and long-term outcome in patients with only surgically treated esophageal cancer
    Yogesh K Vashist
    Department of General, Visceral and Thoracic Surgery, University Medical Center Hamburg Eppendorf, Hamburg, Germany
    Ann Surg Oncol 18:1130-8. 2011
    ..The purpose of the study was to evaluate the potential prognostic role of GPS in a homogeneous population of esophageal cancer (EC) patients undergoing only resection...
  30. 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...
  31. pmc Long-term follow-up in small duct chronic pancreatitis: A plea for extended drainage by "V-shaped excision" of the anterior aspect of the pancreas
    Emre F Yekebas
    Department of General, Visceral and Thoracic Surgery, University Medical Centre Hamburg Eppendorf, University of Hamburg, Hamburg, Germany
    Ann Surg 244:940-6; discussion 946-8. 2006
    ..In contrast, in patients with so-called "small duct chronic pancreatitis" (SDP) with a PDD <3 mm extended resectional procedures and even, in terms of an "ultima ratio," total pancreatectomy are suggested...
  32. doi request reprint Chronic pancreatitis complicated by cavernous transformation of the portal vein: contraindication to surgery?
    Maximilian Bockhorn
    Department of General, Visceral, and Thoracic Surgery, University Medical Center Hamburg Eppendorf, Germany
    Surgery 149:321-8. 2011
    ..The purpose of this study was to address the question of whether a noninterventional approach regarding surgery is justified...
  33. ncbi request reprint For which type of chronic pancreatitis is the "Hamburg procedure" indicated?
    Asad Kutup
    Department of General, Visceral and Thoracic Surgery, University Medical Centre Hamburg Eppendorf, University of Hamburg, Martinistrasse 52, 20246, Hamburg, Germany
    J Hepatobiliary Pancreat Sci 17:758-62. 2010
    ..In contrast, in patients with so-called "small duct pancreatitis" (SDP) with a PDD < 3 mm, extended resectional procedures are suggested including, as an "ultima ratio", even total pancreatectomy...
  34. doi request reprint Crossing the Rubicon: when pancreatic resection with curative intent ends in an R2 status. Impact of "desmoplastic pseudo-pancreatitis" and anatomical site of irresectability
    Maximilian Bockhorn
    Department of General, Visceral and Thoracic Surgery, University Medical Centre Hamburg Eppendorf, University of Hamburg, Hamburg, Germany
    Ann Surg Oncol 16:1212-21. 2009
    ..To analyze the impact of pancreatitis-mimicking, concomitant alterations on intraoperative assessment of curative resectability, the anatomical site of irresectability, and outcome after nonintentional R2 resection in pancreatic cancer...
  35. pmc 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...
  36. pmc Perivascular epitheloid cell tumour (PEComa) of the retroperitoneum - a rare tumor with uncertain malignant behaviour: a case report
    Alexandra M Koenig
    Department of General, Visceral and Thoracic Surgery, University Medical Centre of Hamburg Eppendorf, Martinistrasse 52, Hamburg, Germany
    J Med Case Reports 3:62. 2009
    ..Perivascular epitheloid cell tumours are rare mesenchymal neoplasms characterized by a proliferation of perivascular cells with an epitheloid phenotype and expression of myomelanocytic markers...
  37. doi request reprint Stapled hemorrhoidopexy versus Milligan-Morgan hemorrhoidectomy in circumferential third-degree hemorrhoids: long-term results of a randomized controlled trial
    Jong Sun Kim
    Department of General, Visceral and Thoracic Surgery, University Medical Center of Hamburg Eppendorf, Martinistrasse 52, 20246, Hamburg, Germany
    J Gastrointest Surg 17:1292-8. 2013
    ..The literature indicates higher recurrence rates for stapled hemorrhoidopexy than for conventional techniques. This could be due to inappropriate patient selection...
  38. ncbi request reprint Haeme oxygenase-1 promoter polymorphism is an independent prognostic marker of gastrointestinal stromal tumour
    Yogesh K Vashist
    Department of General, Visceral and Thoracic Surgery, University Medical Centre Hamburg Eppendorf, Hamburg, Germany
    Histopathology 54:303-8. 2009
    ..The aim was to investigate the role of HMOX-1 promoter polymorphism in GIST patients...
  39. 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...
  40. ncbi request reprint Genomic profiles associated with early micrometastasis in lung cancer: relevance of 4q deletion
    Michaela Wrage
    Institute of Tumor Biology and Department of General, Visceral and Thoracic Surgery, University Medical Center Hamburg Eppendorf, Hamburg, Germany
    Clin Cancer Res 15:1566-74. 2009
    ..It is still unclear whether the shedding of DTC from the primary tumor is a random process or a selective release driven by a specific genomic pattern...
  41. ncbi request reprint EGFR intron-1 CA repeat polymorphism is a predictor of relapse and survival in complete resected only surgically treated esophageal cancer
    Yogesh K Vashist
    Department of General, Visceral and Thoracic Surgery, University Medical Center Hamburg Eppendorf, Martini Strasse 52, 20246, Hamburg, Germany
    Target Oncol 9:43-52. 2014
    ..001, Cox regression analysis). CA-SSR-1 is a strong predictive factor for tumor recurrence and overall survival in patients with complete resected esophageal cancer without neoadjuvant or adjuvant therapy. ..
  42. ncbi request reprint Quo vadis STARR? A prospective long-term follow-up of stapled transanal rectal resection for obstructed defecation syndrome
    Oliver Zehler
    Department of General, Visceral and Thoracic Surgery, University Medical Centre Hamburg Eppendorf, University of Hamburg, Martinistrasse 52, 20246, Hamburg, Germany
    J Gastrointest Surg 14:1349-54. 2010
    ..Several studies have reported short-term outcome after STARR, but long-term results are still missing. The objective of this study was to evaluate long-term clinical outcome after STARR with a follow-up of 5 years...
  43. pmc Association of rare SPINK1 gene mutation with another base substitution in chronic pancreatitis patients
    Viacheslav N Kalinin
    Department of General, Visceral and Thoracic Surgery, University Medical Center Hamburg Eppendorf, Martinistrasse 52, Hamburg 20246, Germany
    World J Gastroenterol 12:5352-6. 2006
    ..To verify and expand the known spectrum of serine protease inhibitor Kazal type 1 (SPINK1) gene mutations in chronic pancreatitis...
  44. ncbi request reprint Surgery for advanced and metastatic pancreatic cancer--current state and perspectives
    Oliver Mann
    Department of General, Visceral and Thoracic Surgery, University Medical Center Hamburg Eppendorf, Germany
    Anticancer Res 26:681-6. 2006
    ..This question should be answered in a multicenter randomized trial, otherwise the palliative Whipple's operation should still be considered experimental, since it is not likely to significantly prolong survival...
  45. ncbi request reprint Percutaneous transhepatic cholangiodrainage as rescue therapy for symptomatic biliary leakage without biliary tract dilation after major surgery
    Björn Christian Link
    Department of General, Visceral and Thoracic Surgery, University Medical Center of Hamburg Eppendorf, Martinistr 52, 20246 Hamburg, Germany
    J Gastrointest Surg 11:166-70. 2007
    ..Depending on the experience with the interventional procedure, percutaneous transhepatic cholangiodrainage should be considered as an alternative for treatment of symptomatic biliary leakage instead of immediate reoperation...
  46. pmc Extrahepatic portal hypertension in chronic pancreatitis: an old problem revisited
    Jakob R Izbicki
    Department of General Surgery, University Hospital Eppendorf, University of Hamburg, Germany
    Ann Surg 236:82-9. 2002
    ..To evaluate the impact of concomitant nonhepatic portal hypertension in chronic pancreatitis on immediate and long-term outcome after major pancreatic surgery...
  47. pmc Mode of spread in the early phase of lymphatic metastasis in pancreatic ductal adenocarcinoma: prognostic significance of nodal microinvolvement
    Dean Bogoevski
    Department of General, Visceral and Thoracic Surgery, University Medical Centre of Hamburg Eppendorf, Martinistrasse 52, 20246 Hamburg, Germany
    Ann Surg 240:993-1000; discussion 1000-1. 2004
    ..The aim of this study was to assess the prognostic significance of nodal microinvolvement as well as the mode of spread in the early phase of lymphatic metastasis in patients with node-negative pancreatic ductal adenocarcinoma...
  48. 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...
  49. ncbi request reprint Epoetin-alpha during radiotherapy for stage III esophageal carcinoma
    Dirk Rades
    Department of Radiation Oncology, University Hospital Hamburg Eppendorf, Hamburg, Germany
    Cancer 103:2274-9. 2005
    ....
  50. doi request reprint Chronic pancreatitis: modern surgical management
    Kai Bachmann
    Department of General, Visceral and Thoracic Surgery, University Medical Center Hamburg Eppendorf, Martinistrase 52, 20246 Hamburg, Germany
    Langenbecks Arch Surg 396:139-49. 2011
    ..Its natural course is characterised by persistent or recurrent painful attacks as well as progressive loss of pancreatic function due to fibrosis of the parenchyma with consecutive endocrine and exocrine insufficiency...
  51. ncbi request reprint The "North German Tumor Bank of Colorectal Cancer": status report after the first 2 years of support by the German Cancer Aid Foundation
    Martina Oberländer
    Department of Surgery, University of Lubeck, Lubeck, Germany
    Langenbecks Arch Surg 398:251-8. 2013
    ..The latter one, the North German Tumor Bank of Colorectal Cancer (ColoNet) is managed by surgeons, pathologists, gastroenterologists, oncologists, scientists, and medical computer scientists...