Ziv Gil

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Country: Israel

Publications

  1. pmc Paracrine regulation of pancreatic cancer cell invasion by peripheral nerves
    Ziv Gil
    Department of Otolaryngology, Head and Neck Surgery, Tel Aviv Sourasky Medical Center, 6 Weizmann St, Tel Aviv, 64239, Israel
    J Natl Cancer Inst 102:107-18. 2010
  2. pmc Cranialization of the Frontal Sinus for Secondary Mucocele Prevention following Open Surgery for Benign Frontal Lesions
    Gilad Horowitz
    Department of Otolaryngology, Head and Neck and Maxillofacial Surgery, Tel Aviv Sourasky Medical Center, Tel Aviv, Israel
    PLoS ONE 8:e83820. 2013
  3. ncbi request reprint Contemporary management of head and neck cancers
    Ziv Gil
    The Skull Base Surgery Service, Tel Aviv Sourasky Medical Center, Tel Aviv, Israel
    Isr Med Assoc J 11:296-300. 2009
  4. doi request reprint Endoneurial macrophages induce perineural invasion of pancreatic cancer cells by secretion of GDNF and activation of RET tyrosine kinase receptor
    Oren Cavel
    The Laboratory for Applied Cancer Research, Department of Pathology, Tel Aviv Medical Center, Tel Aviv University, Tel Aviv, Israel
    Cancer Res 72:5733-43. 2012
  5. ncbi request reprint Routine inclusion of level IV in neck dissection for squamous cell carcinoma of the larynx: is it justified?
    Avi Khafif
    The Department of Otolaryngology and Head and Neck Surgery, Tel Aviv Sourasky Medical Center, Sackler Faculty of Medicine, 6 Weizmann Street, Tel Aviv, 64239 Israel
    Head Neck 26:309-12. 2004
  6. ncbi request reprint Skull base reconstruction after anterior subcranial tumor resection
    Dan M Fliss
    Department of Otolaryngology Head and Neck Surgery, Institute of Pathology, Tel Aviv Sourasky Medical Center, Sackler Faculty of Medicine, Tel Aviv University, Tel Aviv, Israel
    Neurosurg Focus 12:e10. 2002
  7. ncbi request reprint Multidisciplinary management of life-threatening tracheal obstruction
    Avi A Weinbroum
    Post Anesthesia Care Unit, Tel Aviv Sourasky Medical Center, affiliated with the Sackler Faculty of Medicine, Tel Aviv University, 6 Weizman Street, Tel Aviv 64239, Tel Aviv, Israel
    Resuscitation 64:115-7. 2005
  8. doi request reprint The role of elective neck dissection in patients undergoing salvage laryngectomy
    Moran Amit
    The Laboratory for Applied Cancer Research Tel Aviv Sourasky Medical Center, Sackler Faculty of Medicine, Tel Aviv University, Tel Aviv, Israel
    Head Neck 35:1392-6. 2013
  9. doi request reprint Surgical management of tumors involving the orbit
    Noam Weizman
    Department of Otolaryngology Head and Neck and Maxillofacial Surgery, Tel Aviv Sourasky Medical Center, Sackler School of Medicine, Tel Aviv University, Israel
    JAMA Otolaryngol Head Neck Surg 139:841-6. 2013
  10. doi request reprint Multidisciplinary surgical approach for cerebrospinal fluid leak in children with complex head trauma
    Gadi Fishman
    Department of Otolaryngology Head and Neck Surgery, Tel Aviv Sourasky Medical Center and Dana Children s Hospital, Tel Aviv University, Tel Aviv, Israel
    Childs Nerv Syst 25:915-23. 2009

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Publications34

  1. pmc Paracrine regulation of pancreatic cancer cell invasion by peripheral nerves
    Ziv Gil
    Department of Otolaryngology, Head and Neck Surgery, Tel Aviv Sourasky Medical Center, 6 Weizmann St, Tel Aviv, 64239, Israel
    J Natl Cancer Inst 102:107-18. 2010
    ..For these tumors, nerves may provide a conduit for local cancer progression into the central nervous system. Although neural invasion is associated with poor outcome, the mechanism that triggers it is unknown...
  2. pmc Cranialization of the Frontal Sinus for Secondary Mucocele Prevention following Open Surgery for Benign Frontal Lesions
    Gilad Horowitz
    Department of Otolaryngology, Head and Neck and Maxillofacial Surgery, Tel Aviv Sourasky Medical Center, Tel Aviv, Israel
    PLoS ONE 8:e83820. 2013
    ..To compare frontal sinus cranialization to obliteration for future prevention of secondary mucocele formation following open surgery for benign lesions of the frontal sinus...
  3. ncbi request reprint Contemporary management of head and neck cancers
    Ziv Gil
    The Skull Base Surgery Service, Tel Aviv Sourasky Medical Center, Tel Aviv, Israel
    Isr Med Assoc J 11:296-300. 2009
    ..Development of contemporary surgical techniques and reconstructive means will help improve the quality of life of patients and prolong survival...
  4. doi request reprint Endoneurial macrophages induce perineural invasion of pancreatic cancer cells by secretion of GDNF and activation of RET tyrosine kinase receptor
    Oren Cavel
    The Laboratory for Applied Cancer Research, Department of Pathology, Tel Aviv Medical Center, Tel Aviv University, Tel Aviv, Israel
    Cancer Res 72:5733-43. 2012
    ..Taken together, our results identify a paracrine response between EM╬Žs and PDA cells that orchestrates the formation of cancer nerve invasion...
  5. ncbi request reprint Routine inclusion of level IV in neck dissection for squamous cell carcinoma of the larynx: is it justified?
    Avi Khafif
    The Department of Otolaryngology and Head and Neck Surgery, Tel Aviv Sourasky Medical Center, Sackler Faculty of Medicine, 6 Weizmann Street, Tel Aviv, 64239 Israel
    Head Neck 26:309-12. 2004
    ..The necessity of routine dissection at level IV has recently been questioned. The purpose of this study was to find the incidence of level IV metastases in patients with transglottic and supraglottic SCC who underwent neck dissections...
  6. ncbi request reprint Skull base reconstruction after anterior subcranial tumor resection
    Dan M Fliss
    Department of Otolaryngology Head and Neck Surgery, Institute of Pathology, Tel Aviv Sourasky Medical Center, Sackler Faculty of Medicine, Tel Aviv University, Tel Aviv, Israel
    Neurosurg Focus 12:e10. 2002
    ..The goal of this study was to demonstrate the efficacy of a simple and reliable technique for anterior skull base and craniofacial reconstruction in patients who have undergone excision of tumors via the subcranial approach...
  7. ncbi request reprint Multidisciplinary management of life-threatening tracheal obstruction
    Avi A Weinbroum
    Post Anesthesia Care Unit, Tel Aviv Sourasky Medical Center, affiliated with the Sackler Faculty of Medicine, Tel Aviv University, 6 Weizman Street, Tel Aviv 64239, Tel Aviv, Israel
    Resuscitation 64:115-7. 2005
    ..We describe our management to provide safe airway control in a severely dyspnoeic patient with unilateral vocal cord paralysis and a 1mm opening of the lower trachea...
  8. doi request reprint The role of elective neck dissection in patients undergoing salvage laryngectomy
    Moran Amit
    The Laboratory for Applied Cancer Research Tel Aviv Sourasky Medical Center, Sackler Faculty of Medicine, Tel Aviv University, Tel Aviv, Israel
    Head Neck 35:1392-6. 2013
    ..We investigated the risk of neck metastases in patients undergoing salvage total laryngectomy in association with previous radiotherapy...
  9. doi request reprint Surgical management of tumors involving the orbit
    Noam Weizman
    Department of Otolaryngology Head and Neck and Maxillofacial Surgery, Tel Aviv Sourasky Medical Center, Sackler School of Medicine, Tel Aviv University, Israel
    JAMA Otolaryngol Head Neck Surg 139:841-6. 2013
    ..Since a large variety of tumors of different origins, anatomical extents, and histologic subtypes affect the globe, no "1-size-fits-all" approach can be offered...
  10. doi request reprint Multidisciplinary surgical approach for cerebrospinal fluid leak in children with complex head trauma
    Gadi Fishman
    Department of Otolaryngology Head and Neck Surgery, Tel Aviv Sourasky Medical Center and Dana Children s Hospital, Tel Aviv University, Tel Aviv, Israel
    Childs Nerv Syst 25:915-23. 2009
    ..Untreated leak may result with meningitis, hydrocephalus, and abnormal neurocognitive development...
  11. doi request reprint Elective central compartment neck dissection in patients with papillary thyroid carcinoma recurrence
    Omer Trivizki
    Department of Otolaryngology, Rambam Medical Center, Rappaport School of Medicine, The Technion, Israel Institute of Technology, Haifa, Israel
    Laryngoscope 123:1564-8. 2013
    ..To investigate the role of elective central compartment neck dissection (CND) in patients with recurrent papillary thyroid carcinoma in the jugular chain lymph nodes...
  12. pmc Characterization of the melanoma brain metastatic niche in mice and humans
    Moran Amit
    Laboratory for Applied Cancer Research, Tel Aviv Sourasky Medical Center, Sackler Faculty of Medicine, Tel Aviv University, Tel Aviv, Israel
    Cancer Med 2:155-63. 2013
    ..Our results validate the utility of this murine model of melanoma brain metastases for investigating the mechanism of the human disease...
  13. pmc Association between tumorigenic potential and the fate of cancer cells in a syngeneic melanoma model
    Yakov Krelin
    The Laboratory for Applied Cancer Research, Tel Aviv Sourasky Medical Center, Sackler Faculty of Health, Tel Aviv University, Tel Aviv, Israel
    PLoS ONE 8:e62124. 2013
    ..001). The models we have examined here raised the possibility, that cells with high-tumorigenic activity may be more immunogenic and hence are more susceptible to immune-regulation...
  14. pmc Quality of life following endoscopic resection of skull base tumors
    Oren Cavel
    Department of Otolaryngology Head and Neck Surgery, Tel Aviv Sourasky Medical Center, Sackler School of Medicine, Tel Aviv University, Tel Aviv, Israel
    J Neurol Surg B Skull Base 73:112-6. 2012
    ..The overall QOL of patients following endoscopic extirpation of skull base tumors is good. Female patients experience a significant decline in QOL compared with males...
  15. ncbi request reprint Lymphoscintigraphy for sentinel node mapping using a hybrid single photon emission CT (SPECT)/CT system in oral cavity squamous cell carcinoma
    Avi Khafif
    Department of Otolaryngology and Head and Neck Surgery, Tel Aviv Sourasky Medical Center, Sackler Faculty of Medicine, Tel Aviv University, Tel Aviv, Israel 64239
    Head Neck 28:874-9. 2006
    ..We assessed the added clinical value of fused single photon emission computed tomography (SPECT) and low-dose CT images compared with planar images for sentinel node (SN) mapping in patients with oral cavity squamous cell carcinoma (SCC)...
  16. doi request reprint Reliability of a transnasal flexible fiberoptic in-office laryngeal biopsy
    Jacob T Cohen
    Voice and Swallowing Disorders Clinic, Department of Otolaryngology Head and Neck Surgery, Tel Aviv Sourasky Medical Center, Tel Aviv, Israel
    JAMA Otolaryngol Head Neck Surg 139:341-5. 2013
    ..However, the accuracy of in-office biopsy via TFL has not yet been established. The aim of this study was to examine this issue...
  17. doi request reprint Improvement in survival during the past 4 decades among patients with anterior skull base cancer
    Ziv Gil
    The Head and Neck Surgery Unit, Department of Otolaryngology Head and Neck Surgery, Tel Aviv Souraky Medical Center, Tel Aviv, Israel
    Head Neck 34:1212-7. 2012
    ..The aims of this study were to determine the trends in survival of patients with anterior skull base cancer over several decades and to identify time-related changes in the demographic and clinical characteristics of this population...
  18. doi request reprint Complications after craniofacial resection for malignant tumors: are complication trends changing?
    Ziv Gil
    Department of Otolaryngology, Head and Neck Surgery, Tel Aviv Sourasky Medical Center, Tel Aviv University, Tel Aviv, Israel
    Otolaryngol Head Neck Surg 140:218-23. 2009
    ..To determine the rate and type of complications after craniofacial resection (CFR) during the most recent 10-year period in comparison to a historic control...
  19. ncbi request reprint Anterior skull base surgery without prophylactic airway diversion procedures
    Ziv Gil
    Skull Base Surgery Unit, Department of Otolaryngology Head and Neck Surgery, Tel Aviv Sourasky Medical Center, 6 Weizmann St, Tel Aviv 64239, Israel
    Otolaryngol Head Neck Surg 128:681-5. 2003
    ..However, these procedures may mask neurologic deterioration, delay treatment, and prolong rehabilitation. The purpose of this study was to determine the need for airway diversion procedures in anterior skull base surgery...
  20. ncbi request reprint [The subcranial approach for tumors involving the anterior skull base]
    Ziv Gil
    Skull Base Surgery Unit, Department of Otolaryngology Head and Neck Surgery, Tel Aviv Sourasky Medical Center, Sackler Faculty of Medicine, Tel Aviv University, Tel Aviv, Israel
    Harefuah 142:416-20, 487, 486. 2003
    ..We conclude that the extirpation of anterior skull base tumors via the subcranial approach is simple, reproducible and reliable, and is associated with reasonable complication rates...
  21. ncbi request reprint Quality of life following surgery for anterior skull base tumors
    Ziv Gil
    Department of Otolaryngology Head and Neck Surgery and the Skull Base Surgery Unit, Tel Aviv Sourasky Medical Center, 6 Weizman Street, Tel Aviv, Israel 64239
    Arch Otolaryngol Head Neck Surg 129:1303-9. 2003
    ..To evaluate patients' quality of life (QOL) after surgical extirpation of anterior skull base tumors, to elucidate different QOL domains, and to define possible predictors of functional outcome postoperatively...
  22. ncbi request reprint Development of a cancer-specific anterior skull base quality-of-life questionnaire
    Ziv Gil
    Department of Otolaryngology Head and Neck Surgery, Tel Aviv Sourasky Medical Center, Sackler Faculty of Medicine, Tel Aviv University, Israel
    J Neurosurg 100:813-9. 2004
    ..The goal of this study was to develop a disease-specific, multidimensional quality of life (QOL) assessment instrument for patients undergoing surgical extirpation of anterior skull base tumors...
  23. ncbi request reprint The carotid sheath: an anatomicophathologic study
    Avi Khafif-Hefetz
    Department of Otolaryngology Head and Neck Surgery, Tel Aviv Sourasky Medical Center, Sackler Faculty of Medicine, Tel Aviv University, Tel Aviv, Israel
    Head Neck 26:594-7. 2004
    ..We investigated the carotid sheath as possibly responsible for such regional recurrences...
  24. ncbi request reprint Skull base approaches in the pediatric population
    Ziv Gil
    Skull Base Surgery Unit and the Department of Otolaryngology, Head and Neck Surgery, Tel Aviv Sourasky Medical Center, 6 Weizmann St, Tel Aviv 64239, Israel
    Head Neck 27:682-9. 2005
    ..This study aimed to examine the surgical, oncologic, and developmental results of infants and children undergoing extirpation of skull base tumors...
  25. ncbi request reprint Novel laser tissue-soldering technique for dural reconstruction
    Ziv Gil
    Skull Base Surgery Unit and the Department of Otolaryngology, Head and Neck Surgery, Tel Aviv Sourasky Medical Center, Sackler Faculty of Medicine, Tel Aviv, Israel
    J Neurosurg 103:87-91. 2005
    ..The goal of this study was to use a modified version of the CO2 laser-soldering system to develop a simple and reliable technique for the repair of dural defects after excision of brain tumors...
  26. ncbi request reprint Repair of pig dura in vivo using temperature controlled CO(2) laser soldering
    Boaz Forer
    Department of Otolaryngology, Head and Neck Surgery, Tel Aviv Sourasky Medical Center, Tel Aviv, Israel
    Lasers Surg Med 37:286-92. 2005
    ..The purpose of this study was to demonstrate that laser soldering might be successfully used for closing holes or cuts in the dura layer, which encapsulates the brain...
  27. ncbi request reprint Retinal detachment after subcranial resection of an anterior skull base tumor
    Nathan Gluck
    Department of Otolaryngology, Head and Neck Surgery, Tel Aviv Sourasky Medical Center, Sackler Faculty of Medicine, Tel Aviv University, Israel
    Otolaryngol Head Neck Surg 134:877-9. 2006
  28. ncbi request reprint Dural defect repair with fascia by a CO2 laser system in a porcine model
    Boaz Forer
    Department of Otolaryngology Head and Neck Surgery, Tel Aviv Sourasky Medical Center, Tel Aviv University, Tel Aviv, Israel
    Laryngoscope 116:1002-6. 2006
    ..We tested the effectiveness of a temperature-controlled CO2 laser soldering system on a porcine model for dural defect reconstruction using a fascial patch...
  29. ncbi request reprint Integrated PET/CT system for staging and surveillance of skull base tumors
    Ziv Gil
    Department of Otolaryngology Head and Neck Surgery, Tel Aviv Sourasky Medical Center, Sackler Faculty of Medicine, Tel Aviv University, Tel Aviv, Israel
    Head Neck 29:537-45. 2007
    ..The utility of preoperative and postoperative whole body integrated positron emission tomography-computed tomography (PET-CT) scanning for staging and follow-up in patients with skull base tumors is undetermined...
  30. ncbi request reprint Curcumin: a new radio-sensitizer of squamous cell carcinoma cells
    Avi Khafif
    Department of Otolaryngology, Tel Aviv Sourasky Medical Center, Israel
    Otolaryngol Head Neck Surg 132:317-21. 2005
    ..The purpose of the current study was to investigate whether curcumin can sensitize squamous cell carcinoma (SCC) cells to the ionizing effects of irradiation...
  31. ncbi request reprint Patient, caregiver, and surgeon perceptions of quality of life following anterior skull base surgery
    Ziv Gil
    Department of Otolaryngology Head and Neck Surgery and Skull Base Surgery Unit, Tel Aviv Sourasky Medical Center, Sackler Faculty of Medicine, Tel Aviv University, Tel Aviv, Israel
    Arch Otolaryngol Head Neck Surg 130:1276-81. 2004
    ..To estimate the agreement between surgeons' and lay caregivers' quality-of-life (QOL) perceptions of patients undergoing major skull base surgery...
  32. ncbi request reprint Effects of the subcranial approach on facial growth and development
    Benjamin Shlomi
    Department of Maxillofacial Surgery, Tel Aviv Sourasky Medical Center, Sackler Faculty of Medicine, Tel Aviv University, Tel Aviv, Israel
    Otolaryngol Head Neck Surg 136:27-32. 2007
    ..To analyze the long-term effects of subcranial surgery for anterior skull base tumors on facial growth...
  33. ncbi request reprint Cytogenetic analysis of 101 skull base tumors
    Ziv Gil
    Department of Otolaryngology Head and Neck Surgery, Tel Aviv Sourasky Medical Center, Sackler Faculty of Medicine, Tel Aviv University, Tel Aviv, Israel
    Head Neck 30:567-81. 2008
    ..Skull base tumors are rare neoplasms and the cytogenetic data on these tumors are limited. The authors cytogenetically analyzed a large series of tumors and compared the findings with patients' pathologic data...
  34. ncbi request reprint Quality of life in patients older than 75 years following major head and neck surgery
    Avi Khafif
    Department of Otolaryngology Head and Neck Surgery, Tel Aviv Sourasky Medical Center, affiliated to the Sackler Faculty of Medicine, Tel Aviv University, Israel
    Head Neck 29:932-9. 2007
    ..This study was designed to evaluate the quality of life (QOL) of patients older than 75 years undergoing major head and neck surgery...