Richard J Gray

Summary

Affiliation: Mayo Clinic
Country: USA

Publications

  1. doi request reprint High-fidelity, low-cost, automated method to assess laparoscopic skills objectively
    Richard J Gray
    Department of Surgery, Mayo Clinic, Scottsdale, Arizona 85259, USA
    J Surg Educ 69:335-9. 2012
  2. ncbi request reprint An update on adjuvant interferon for melanoma
    Richard J Gray
    Division of General Surgery, Mayo Clinic, Arizona, USA
    Cancer Control 9:16-21. 2002
  3. ncbi request reprint The optimal management of the axillae of patients with microinvasive breast cancer in the sentinel lymph node era
    Richard J Gray
    Department of General Surgery, Mayo Clinic Arizona, 5777 E Mayo Blvd, Phoenix, AZ 85054, USA
    Am J Surg 194:845-8; discussion 848-9. 2007
  4. ncbi request reprint Navigating murky waters: a modern treatment algorithm for nipple discharge
    Richard J Gray
    Department of General Surgery, Mayo Clinic Arizona, 5777 E Mayo Blvd, Phoenix, AZ 85054, USA
    Am J Surg 194:850-4; discussion 854-5. 2007
  5. ncbi request reprint Injection of (99m)Tc-labeled sulfur colloid the day before operation for breast cancer sentinel lymph node mapping is as successful as injection the day of operation
    Richard J Gray
    Department of Surgery, Section of Surgical Oncology, CB Surgery, Mayo Clinic, Scottsdale, AZ 85259, USA
    Am J Surg 188:685-9. 2004
  6. ncbi request reprint Sentinel lymph node metastases detected by immunohistochemistry only do not mandate complete axillary lymph node dissection in breast cancer
    Richard J Gray
    Section of Surgical Oncology, Department of Surgery, Mayo Clinic, Scottsdale, Arizona 85259, USA
    Ann Surg Oncol 11:1056-60. 2004
  7. ncbi request reprint A concordance study of subareolar and subdermal injections for breast cancer sentinel lymph node mapping
    Richard J Gray
    Department of Surgery, Section of Surgical Oncology, Mayo Clinic, Scottsdale, AZ 85259, USA
    Am J Surg 188:423-5. 2004
  8. ncbi request reprint Breast-conserving therapy and sentinel lymph node biopsy are feasible in cancer patients with previous implant breast augmentation
    Richard J Gray
    Department of Surgery, Mayo Clinic, 13400 East Shea Blvd, Scottsdale, AZ 85259, USA
    Am J Surg 188:122-5. 2004
  9. ncbi request reprint The impact of obesity on breast cancer: a retrospective review
    Danielle J Haakinson
    Department of Surgery, Mayo Clinic Arizona, Phoenix, AZ, USA
    Ann Surg Oncol 19:3012-8. 2012
  10. doi request reprint Ultrathin primary is a marker for worse prognosis in lymph node-positive cutaneous melanoma
    Sanjay P Bagaria
    Department of Surgery, Mayo Clinic Florida, 4500 San Pablo Road, Jacksonville, FL 32224, USA
    Cancer 119:1860-7. 2013

Detail Information

Publications63

  1. doi request reprint High-fidelity, low-cost, automated method to assess laparoscopic skills objectively
    Richard J Gray
    Department of Surgery, Mayo Clinic, Scottsdale, Arizona 85259, USA
    J Surg Educ 69:335-9. 2012
    ..We sought to define the extent to which a motion analysis-based assessment system constructed with simple equipment could measure technical skill objectively and quantitatively...
  2. ncbi request reprint An update on adjuvant interferon for melanoma
    Richard J Gray
    Division of General Surgery, Mayo Clinic, Arizona, USA
    Cancer Control 9:16-21. 2002
    ..Effective adjuvant therapy is needed for this patient population...
  3. ncbi request reprint The optimal management of the axillae of patients with microinvasive breast cancer in the sentinel lymph node era
    Richard J Gray
    Department of General Surgery, Mayo Clinic Arizona, 5777 E Mayo Blvd, Phoenix, AZ 85054, USA
    Am J Surg 194:845-8; discussion 848-9. 2007
    ..For patients with microinvasive breast cancer, the value of intraoperative analysis of sentinel lymph nodes (SLNs) and complete axillary lymph node dissection (CALND) is not well known...
  4. ncbi request reprint Navigating murky waters: a modern treatment algorithm for nipple discharge
    Richard J Gray
    Department of General Surgery, Mayo Clinic Arizona, 5777 E Mayo Blvd, Phoenix, AZ 85054, USA
    Am J Surg 194:850-4; discussion 854-5. 2007
    ..Many women with nipple discharge undergo operative duct excision with few actually having carcinoma...
  5. ncbi request reprint Injection of (99m)Tc-labeled sulfur colloid the day before operation for breast cancer sentinel lymph node mapping is as successful as injection the day of operation
    Richard J Gray
    Department of Surgery, Section of Surgical Oncology, CB Surgery, Mayo Clinic, Scottsdale, AZ 85259, USA
    Am J Surg 188:685-9. 2004
    ..We investigated whether the timing of injection of (99m)Tc-labeled sulfur colloid (radiocolloid) significantly influenced the success of breast cancer sentinel lymph node (SLN) mapping...
  6. ncbi request reprint Sentinel lymph node metastases detected by immunohistochemistry only do not mandate complete axillary lymph node dissection in breast cancer
    Richard J Gray
    Section of Surgical Oncology, Department of Surgery, Mayo Clinic, Scottsdale, Arizona 85259, USA
    Ann Surg Oncol 11:1056-60. 2004
    ..The significance of breast cancer sentinel lymph node (SLN) metastases detected only by immunohistochemistry staining (IHC) remains poorly understood. This study attempted to quantify the risk of non-SLN metastases...
  7. ncbi request reprint A concordance study of subareolar and subdermal injections for breast cancer sentinel lymph node mapping
    Richard J Gray
    Department of Surgery, Section of Surgical Oncology, Mayo Clinic, Scottsdale, AZ 85259, USA
    Am J Surg 188:423-5. 2004
    ..There is disagreement regarding the preferred injection site for breast sentinel lymph node mapping...
  8. ncbi request reprint Breast-conserving therapy and sentinel lymph node biopsy are feasible in cancer patients with previous implant breast augmentation
    Richard J Gray
    Department of Surgery, Mayo Clinic, 13400 East Shea Blvd, Scottsdale, AZ 85259, USA
    Am J Surg 188:122-5. 2004
    ..The role of sentinel lymph node (SLN) biopsy in these patients is unknown...
  9. ncbi request reprint The impact of obesity on breast cancer: a retrospective review
    Danielle J Haakinson
    Department of Surgery, Mayo Clinic Arizona, Phoenix, AZ, USA
    Ann Surg Oncol 19:3012-8. 2012
    ..Obesity has been linked to many adverse health consequences, including breast cancer; however, the impact on clinical presentation, tumor characteristics, and survival outcomes has yet to be clearly defined...
  10. doi request reprint Ultrathin primary is a marker for worse prognosis in lymph node-positive cutaneous melanoma
    Sanjay P Bagaria
    Department of Surgery, Mayo Clinic Florida, 4500 San Pablo Road, Jacksonville, FL 32224, USA
    Cancer 119:1860-7. 2013
    ..The authors hypothesized that ultrathin melanomas that present with lymph node metastasis represent biologically aggressive lesions with a worse prognosis...
  11. doi request reprint Can lymphatic drainage of head and neck melanoma be predicted?
    Jesse D Jensen
    Midwestern University, Arizona College of Osteopathic Medicine, Glendale, Arizona, USA
    J Surg Oncol 103:751-5. 2011
    ..The lymphatic drainage patterns of the head and neck (H&N) is complex. Therefore, identification of the sentinel lymph node (SLN) for H&N melanoma can be challenging...
  12. ncbi request reprint Current status of radioactive seed for localization of non palpable breast lesions
    James W Jakub
    Department of Surgery, Mayo Clinic, Rochester, MN, USA
    Am J Surg 199:522-8. 2010
    ..This review highlights the literature regarding RSL, including safety, the ease of the procedure, billing, and oncologic outcomes...
  13. doi request reprint Neoadjuvant therapy and breast cancer surgery: a closer look at postoperative complications
    Erin M Garvey
    Division of Surgical Oncology, Department of Surgery, Mayo Clinic Arizona, 5777 East Mayo Boulevard, Phoenix, AZ 85054, USA
    Am J Surg 206:894-8; discussion 898-9. 2013
    ..Neoadjuvant therapy is important in the treatment of advanced breast cancer...
  14. ncbi request reprint DIEP and pedicled TRAM flaps: a comparison of outcomes
    Patrick B Garvey
    Division of General Surgery, Mayo Clinic, Scottsdale, Arizona, USA
    Plast Reconstr Surg 117:1711-9; discussion 1720-1. 2006
    ..The authors hoped to determine whether the DIEP flap has advantages over the pedicled TRAM flap for breast reconstruction...
  15. doi request reprint Preoperative predictors of nipple-areola complex involvement for patients undergoing mastectomy for breast cancer
    Julie A Y Billar
    Department of General Surgery, Mayo Clinic in Arizona, Phoenix, AZ, USA
    Ann Surg Oncol 18:3123-8. 2011
    ..Proper patient selection is important for nipple-sparing mastectomy, and we aimed to identify preoperative factors predictive of pathologic nipple-areola complex (NAC) involvement to assist with surgical planning...
  16. doi request reprint Inadequate margins of excision when undergoing mastectomy for breast cancer: which patients are at risk?
    Fariha Sheikh
    Section of Surgical Oncology, Department of General Surgery, Mayo Clinic in Arizona, Phoenix, AZ, USA
    Ann Surg Oncol 18:952-6. 2011
    ..We analyzed the margin status and risk factors for inadequate margins among patients who underwent skin-sparing mastectomies (SSM) and traditional total mastectomies (TM)...
  17. ncbi request reprint Excellent local control with preoperative radiation therapy, surgical resection, and intra-operative electron radiation therapy for retroperitoneal sarcoma
    Chee Chee H Stucky
    Department of Surgery, Mayo Clinic in Arizona, Phoenix, Arizona
    J Surg Oncol 109:798-803. 2014
    ..To examine the value of surgical resection combined with preoperative external beam radiation therapy and intraoperative radiation therapy (Surg-RT) for retroperitoneal sarcoma (RPS)...
  18. ncbi request reprint Papillary lesions on core breast biopsy: excisional biopsy for all patients?
    Lee J McGhan
    Department of Surgery, Section of Surgical Oncology, Mayo Clinic, Phoenix, Arizona, USA
    Am Surg 79:1238-42. 2013
    ..05). Patients younger than 65 years with small papillary lesions lacking atypia on CNB may therefore represent a low-risk group that may be offered close clinical and radiologic follow-up. ..
  19. doi request reprint Compliance with guidelines in the surgical management of cutaneous melanoma across the USA
    Nabil Wasif
    Department of Surgery, Mayo Clinic Arizona, Phoenix, Arizona, USA
    Melanoma Res 23:276-82. 2013
    ..A combination of patient and physician education and perhaps regionalization of melanoma care is needed to improve compliance. ..
  20. doi request reprint The impact of biopsy technique on upstaging, residual disease, and outcome in cutaneous melanoma
    Genevieve L Egnatios
    Department of Dermatology, Mayo Clinic Arizona, Scottsdale, AZ, USA
    Am J Surg 202:771-7; discussion 777-8. 2011
    ..Herein, we examine the influence of biopsy technique on residual disease in melanoma WLE specimens and on upstaging...
  21. ncbi request reprint Atypical ductal hyperplasia on core biopsy: an automatic trigger for excisional biopsy?
    Lee J McGhan
    Section of Surgical Oncology, Department of Surgery, Mayo Clinic Hospital, Mayo Clinic, Phoenix, AZ, USA
    Ann Surg Oncol 19:3264-9. 2012
    ..The study goal was to identify patients who may potentially forego excisional biopsy if the risk of upstaging is low...
  22. doi request reprint Radioactive seed localization for nonpalpable breast lesions: review of 1,000 consecutive procedures at a single institution
    Lee J McGhan
    Department of Surgery, Division of Surgical Oncology, Mayo Clinic, Phoenix, Arizona, USA
    Ann Surg Oncol 18:3096-101. 2011
    ..Radioactive seed localization (RSL) is an alternative to wire localization for nonpalpable breast lesions, with reported lower rates of positive surgical margins...
  23. doi request reprint Use of preoperative magnetic resonance imaging for invasive lobular cancer: good, better, but maybe not the best?
    Lee J McGhan
    Department of Surgery, Mayo Clinic Arizona, Phoenix, AZ, USA
    Ann Surg Oncol 17:255-62. 2010
    ..Invasive lobular cancer (ILC) of the breast is difficult to diagnose clinically and radiologically. It is hoped that preoperative magnetic resonance imaging (MRI) can improve evaluation of extent of disease...
  24. doi request reprint Risk factors associated with local and in-transit recurrence of cutaneous melanoma
    Chee Chee H Stucky
    Department of Surgery, Mayo Clinic Arizona, Phoenix, AZ 85054, USA
    Am J Surg 200:770-4; discussion 774-5. 2010
    ..Understanding the risk factors for local and in-transit recurrences (LR/ITR) may help facilitate methods of prevention, early detection, and treatment...
  25. pmc Metastasectomy and surgical resection of the primary tumor in patients with stage IV breast cancer: time for a second look?
    Barbara A Pockaj
    Department of Surgery, Mayo Clinic, Scottsdale, AZ, USA
    Ann Surg Oncol 17:2419-26. 2010
    ..It is time to conduct a carefully designed randomized trial to see whether surgery in stage IV breast cancer does indeed warrant a second look...
  26. doi request reprint Etiology of breast masses after autologous breast reconstruction
    William J Casey
    Division of Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery, Mayo Clinic in Arizona, Phoenix, AZ, USA
    Ann Surg Oncol 20:607-14. 2013
    ..Determining the nature of a breast mass after autologous reconstruction can be difficult...
  27. ncbi request reprint Influence of uncommon histology on breast conservation therapy for breast cancer-biology dictates technique?
    Nabil Wasif
    Department of Surgery, Mayo Clinic Arizona, Phoenix, AZ 85054, USA
    J Surg Oncol 105:586-90. 2012
    ..Although trends and variations in the use of breast conservation therapy (BCT) for ductal carcinoma have been studied, little is known about uncommon breast cancer histologies...
  28. doi request reprint Validation of the updated 7th edition AJCC TNM staging criteria for gastric adenocarcinoma
    Lee J McGhan
    Department of Surgery, Section of Surgical Oncology, Mayo Clinic Hospital, 5777 East Mayo Boulevard, Phoenix, AZ 85054, USA
    J Gastrointest Surg 16:53-61; discussion 61. 2012
    ..Our goal was to validate the new staging system using a cancer registry...
  29. ncbi request reprint A multi-site validation trial of radioactive seed localization as an alternative to wire localization
    Jenevieve H Hughes
    Department of Surgery, Mayo Clinic, Scottsdale, Arizona 85259, USA
    Breast J 14:153-7. 2008
    ..015). RSL is safe, effective, and compared to WL, reduces the rates of intraoperative re-excision and reoperation for positive margins by 68%. Patient satisfaction is improved with RSL. We strongly favor RSL over WL...
  30. doi request reprint Quality of life after breast cancer surgery: What have we learned and where should we go next?
    Barbara A Pockaj
    Division of General Surgery, Mayo Clinic, 5777 East Mayo Boulevard, Phoenix, AZ 85054, USA
    J Surg Oncol 99:447-55. 2009
    ..Although multiple studies have evaluated breast surgery quality-of-life outcomes, the data are inconsistent. This factor is important to consider when counseling patients and defining surgical quality measures...
  31. doi request reprint Positive margins after breast-conserving therapy: localization technique or tumor biology?
    Fariha Sheikh
    Section of Surgical Oncology, Department of Surgery, Mayo Clinic in Arizona, Phoenix, AZ 85054, USA
    Am J Surg 202:281-5. 2011
    ..The relative contributions of patient and tumor factors versus radiologic localization technique to the rates of inadequate margins of excision in breast-conserving therapy have not been defined...
  32. doi request reprint Triple-negative breast cancers: unique clinical presentations and outcomes
    Julie A Y Billar
    Department of General Surgery, Mayo Clinic Arizona, Phoenix, AZ, USA
    Ann Surg Oncol 17:384-90. 2010
    ..Triple-negative (TN) breast cancers lack estrogen receptor (ER), progesterone receptor (PR), and HER2/neu amplification (HER2). Few studies have been dedicated to characterizing this subset of cancer...
  33. doi request reprint Increase in contralateral prophylactic mastectomy: echoes of a bygone era? Surgical trends for unilateral breast cancer
    Chee Chee H Stucky
    Department of Surgery, Mayo Clinic Arizona, Phoenix, AZ, USA
    Ann Surg Oncol 17:330-7. 2010
    ..The goal of this study was to determine factors associated with CPM...
  34. ncbi request reprint Acute and chronic results of adjuvant radiotherapy after mastectomy and Transverse Rectus Abdominis Myocutaneous (TRAM) flap reconstruction for breast cancer
    Michele Y Halyard
    Department of Radiation Oncology, Mayo Clinic, Scottsdale, Arizona 85259, USA
    Am J Clin Oncol 27:389-94. 2004
    ..quot; We conclude that TRAM flaps can be irradiated with few complications and acceptable cosmetic results...
  35. doi request reprint Desmoplastic melanoma - the step-child in the melanoma family?
    Nabil Wasif
    Department of Surgery, Section of Surgical Oncology, Mayo Clinic Arizona, Phoenix, AZ 85054, USA
    J Surg Oncol 103:158-62. 2011
    ..Desmoplastic melanoma (DM) is a rare variant of cutaneous melanoma. Our goal was to study the surgical management of DM, identify prognostic factors, and impact of treatment options...
  36. doi request reprint Preoperative imaging for early-stage cutaneous melanoma: predictors, usage, and utility at a single institution
    Dana Haddad
    Department of Surgery, Mayo Clinic in Arizona, 5777 East Mayo Boulevard, Scottsdale, AZ 85250, USA
    Am J Surg 206:979-85; discussion 985-6. 2013
    ..Preoperative imaging for early-stage cutaneous melanoma is not recommended by current guidelines. Our goal was to investigate our institutional usage and utility...
  37. doi request reprint Metastatic carcinoid tumors--are we making the cut?
    Kathryn E Coan
    Department of Surgery, Mayo Clinic, Phoenix, AZ 85054, USA
    Am J Surg 205:642-6. 2013
    ..Although controversial, surgical resection for metastatic carcinoid tumors (MCTs) can potentially prolong survival...
  38. doi request reprint Disparity between actual case volume and the perceptions of case volume needed to train competent general surgeons
    Fariha Sheikh
    Department of Surgery, Mayo Clinic College of Medicine, Phoenix, Arizona 85054, USA
    J Surg Educ 67:371-5. 2010
    ..The objective of this study was to determine if resident expectations of case requirements differed significantly from faculty expectations and/or national and program averages...
  39. ncbi request reprint Older age independently predicts a lower risk of sentinel lymph node metastasis in breast cancer
    Jason Caywood
    Department of Surgery, Section of Surgical Oncology, Mayo Clinic, 13400 E Shea Boulevard, Scottsdale, AZ 85259, USA
    Ann Surg Oncol 12:1061-5. 2005
    ..The influence of patient age on the risk of sentinel lymph node (SLN) metastasis in breast cancer has not been defined...
  40. doi request reprint Does magnetic resonance imaging accurately predict residual disease in breast cancer?
    Chee Chee H Stucky
    Department of Surgery, Mayo Clinic, 5777 E Mayo Blvd, Phoenix, AZ 85054, USA
    Am J Surg 198:547-52. 2009
    ..The accuracy of magnetic resonance imaging (MRI) in identifying residual disease after breast conservation therapy (BCT) is unclear...
  41. ncbi request reprint Is excisional biopsy indicated for patients with lobular neoplasia diagnosed on percutaneous core needle biopsy of the breast?
    Bryan Mulheron
    Department of Surgery, Mayo Clinic, 5777 E Mayo Boulevard, Phoenix, AZ 85054, USA
    Am J Surg 198:792-7. 2009
    ..The value of excisional biopsy for patients with lobular neoplasia diagnosed by core needle breast biopsy is controversial...
  42. ncbi request reprint Diagnosis and treatment of malignant melanoma of the foot
    Richard J Gray
    Division of General Surgery, Mayo Clinic, Scottsdale, AZ 85259, USA
    Foot Ankle Int 27:696-705. 2006
    ..Patients diagnosed with melanoma of the foot have been reported to have a poor prognosis. We reviewed our experience at a tertiary-care medical clinic to determine the disease course in patients diagnosed with melanoma of the foot...
  43. doi request reprint Outpatient surgery performed in an ambulatory surgery center versus a hospital: comparison of perioperative time intervals
    Terrence L Trentman
    Department of Anesthesiology, Mayo Clinic Arizona, Phoenix, AZ, USA
    Am J Surg 200:64-7. 2010
    ..This change allowed a comparison of perioperative time intervals for patients undergoing these procedures at an outpatient facility versus a hospital...
  44. doi request reprint Six-year outcome of a prospective study evaluating tumor bed boost with intra-operative electron irradiation followed by whole-breast irradiation for early-stage breast cancer
    William W Wong
    Department of Radiation Oncology, Mayo Clinic Arizona, Scottsdale, Arizona
    Breast J 20:125-30. 2014
    ..However, late surgical intervention of the lumpectomy bed may result in more pronounced tissue fibrosis and wound healing difficulty...
  45. ncbi request reprint Underuse of curative surgery for early stage upper gastrointestinal cancers in the United States
    Lee J McGhan
    Department of Surgery, Mayo Clinic Hospital, Phoenix, Arizona 85054, USA
    J Surg Res 177:55-62. 2012
    ..Surgery is the cornerstone of potentially curative therapy for upper gastrointestinal cancer. We analyzed the patterns of treatment regarding the use of surgery for early-stage upper gastrointestinal cancer in the United States...
  46. ncbi request reprint Optimal management and challenges in treatment of upper facial melanoma
    John P Berdahl
    Division of General Surgery, Mayo Clinic, Scottsdale, AZ 85259, USA
    Ann Plast Surg 57:616-20. 2006
    ..Two patients (5%) died, one of an unknown cause and the other of metastatic melanoma. We concluded that oncologic surgery can result in good local disease control in patients with upper facial melanoma...
  47. doi request reprint A significant number of women present with palpable breast cancer even with a normal mammogram within 1 year
    Danielle J Haakinson
    Department of Surgery, Mayo Clinic, Phoenix, AZ 85054, USA
    Am J Surg 200:712-7; discussion 717-8. 2010
    ..Although mammography is the gold standard for breast cancer screening, clinical breast examination (CBE) and self breast examination (SBE) are important adjuncts whose utility has been questioned...
  48. ncbi request reprint Validation study of a modern treatment algorithm forĀ nipple discharge
    Awais Ashfaq
    Department of Surgery, Mayo Clinic, 5777 E Mayo Blvd, Phoenix, AZ, USA
    Am J Surg 208:222-7. 2014
    ..Nipple discharge occurs in 2% to 5% of women. We evaluated the effectiveness of a previously proposed treatment algorithm for these patients...
  49. ncbi request reprint Androgen receptor-positive triple negative breast cancer: a unique breast cancer subtype
    Lee J McGhan
    Section of Surgical Oncology, Division of General Surgery, Mayo Clinic, Phoenix, AZ, USA
    Ann Surg Oncol 21:361-7. 2014
    ..The significance of androgen receptor (AR) expression in triple-negative breast cancer (TNBC) is unclear, and published studies so far have been inconclusive...
  50. pmc Development of computer-based training to enhance resident physician management of inpatient diabetes
    Curtiss B Cook
    Division of Endocrinology and the Division of Preventive, Occupational, and Aerospace Medicine, Mayo Clinic, Scottsdale, Arizona 85259, USA
    J Diabetes Sci Technol 3:1377-87. 2009
    ..Treating hyperglycemia promotes better outcomes among inpatients. Knowledge deficits about management of inpatient diabetes are prevalent among resident physicians, which may affect the care of a substantial number of these patients...
  51. doi request reprint Malignant peripheral nerve sheath tumors (MPNST): the Mayo Clinic experience
    Chee Chee H Stucky
    Department of General Surgery, Mayo Clinic Arizona, Phoenix, AZ, USA
    Ann Surg Oncol 19:878-85. 2012
    ..Malignant peripheral nerve sheath tumors (MPNST) are a rare form of soft tissue sarcoma with few studies reporting on patient outcomes and prognostic variables...
  52. ncbi request reprint Changing surgical therapy for melanoma of the external ear
    Barbara A Pockaj
    Department of Surgery, Mayo Clinic, Scottsdale, Arizona 85259, USA
    Ann Surg Oncol 10:689-96. 2003
    ..The purpose of this study was to evaluate the prognostic variables and clinical ramifications of melanoma of the ear...
  53. ncbi request reprint Radioactive seed localization of nonpalpable breast lesions is better than wire localization
    Richard J Gray
    Department of Surgery, Section of Surgical Oncology, Mayo Clinic, Scottsdale, AZ 85259, USA gray richard mayo edu
    Am J Surg 188:377-80. 2004
    ..The current study sought to validate radioactive seed localization (RSL) as an alternative to wire localization (WL) to facilitate the operative excision of nonpalpable breast lesions...
  54. ncbi request reprint The deep inferior epigastric perforator flap for breast reconstruction in overweight and obese patients
    Patrick B Garvey
    Division of General Surgery, Mayo Clinic Scottsdale, Scottsdale, Ariz 85259, USA
    Plast Reconstr Surg 115:447-57. 2005
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  55. pmc Malignant melanoma in the elderly: different regional disease and poorer prognosis
    James B Macdonald
    1 Department of Dermatology, Mayo Clinic Arizona, 5777 E Mayo Boulevard, Phoenix, AZ 85054, USA
    J Cancer 2:538-43. 2011
    ..Melanoma in the elderly is more common on the head and neck. Higher incidence of local/in-transit metastases is seen among the elderly. Five-year disease-specific mortality and overall mortality are both worse for these patients...
  56. ncbi request reprint Is breast cancer sentinel lymph node mapping valuable for patients in their seventies and beyond?
    Lisa E McMahon
    Section of Surgical Oncology, Department of Surgery, Mayo Clinic, Scottsdale, AZ 85259, USA
    Am J Surg 190:366-70. 2005
    ..Sentinel lymph node (SLN) dissection can accomplish axillary staging with less morbidity, but it is unclear if it alters subsequent therapy...
  57. doi request reprint Scientific Presentation Award: The impact of magnetic resonance imaging on surgical treatment of invasive breast cancer
    Susanne G Carpenter
    Department of General Surgery, Mayo Clinic, 5777 E Mayo Blvd, Phoenix, AZ 85028, USA
    Am J Surg 198:475-81. 2009
    ..The purpose of this study was to examine the relationship between magnetic resonance imaging (MRI) and surgical treatment of invasive breast cancer (IBC)...
  58. ncbi request reprint Breast cancer: presentation and intervention in women with gastrointestinal metastasis and carcinomatosis
    Elisabeth C McLemore
    Division of General Surgery, Mayo Clinic, 13400 East Shea Boulevard, Scottsdale, Arizona 85259, USA
    Ann Surg Oncol 12:886-94. 2005
    ..Breast cancer metastatic to the gastrointestinal tract or peritoneum is rare. We reviewed the natural history of ductal and lobular carcinoma in women with breast cancer metastatic to the gastrointestinal tract, peritoneum, or both...
  59. doi request reprint Current surgery for breast cancer
    Barbara A Pockaj
    Section of Surgical Oncology, Department of Surgery, Mayo Clinic Arizona, 5777 E Mayo Blvd, Phoenix, AZ 85054, USA
    Future Oncol 5:465-79. 2009
    ..Herein, we present a review of the current surgical therapy of invasive breast cancer...
  60. ncbi request reprint Radiation safety with use of I-125 seeds for localization of nonpalpable breast lesions
    William Pavlicek
    Department of Diagnostic Radiology, Mayo Clinic, 13400 East Shea Boulevard, Scottsdale, AZ 85259, USA
    Acad Radiol 13:909-15. 2006
    ..Additional regulatory aspects included institutional review board approval, physician credentialing, off-label use, and governmental licensing...
  61. doi request reprint Integration of radiation oncology with surgery as combined-modality treatment
    Leonard L Gunderson
    Department of Radiation Oncology, Mayo Clinic Arizona, Scottsdale, AZ 85259, USA
    Surg Oncol Clin N Am 22:405-32. 2013
    ..The ultimate in contemporary integration of radiation and surgery is found in patients who are candidates for surgery plus both EBRT and IORT...
  62. ncbi request reprint Reduced T-cell and dendritic cell function is related to cyclooxygenase-2 overexpression and prostaglandin E2 secretion in patients with breast cancer
    Barbara A Pockaj
    Department of Surgery, Mayo Clinic College of Medicine, Scottsdale, Arizona 85259, USA
    Ann Surg Oncol 11:328-39. 2004
    ..Thus, thorough analysis of immune parameters in breast cancer patients may be beneficial in designing effective anticancer immune-based therapies...
  63. pmc Hemosuccus Pancreaticus in the Era of Capsule Endoscopy and Double Balloon Enteroscopy Complicated by Multifocal Mycobacterium chelonae/abscessus Infection
    Shabana F Pasha
    Division of Gastroenterology and Hepatology, Mayo Clinic Scottsdale, Scottsdale, Ariz, USA
    Case Rep Gastroenterol 1:38-47. 2007
    ..This report describes a patient with hemosuccus pancreaticus diagnosed in the era of video capsule endoscopy and double balloon enteroscopy, whose management was complicated by multifocal Mycobacteria chelonae/abscessus infection...