abdominal neoplasms

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Summary: New abnormal growth of tissue in the ABDOMEN.

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  1. Mete O, van der Kwast T. Epithelioid angiomyolipoma: a morphologically distinct variant that mimics a variety of intra-abdominal neoplasms. Arch Pathol Lab Med. 2011;135:665-70 pubmed publisher
    ..The variation in immunophenotype in these tumors requires a prudent use of immunohistochemistry, which may occasionally need complementation by electron microscopy to establish the correct diagnosis...
  2. Chen C, Chiou Y, Chen C, Chou Y, Chiang J, Chang C. Sonographic and computed tomography findings of intra-abdominal desmoid tumor. J Chin Med Assoc. 2010;73:393-5 pubmed publisher
    ..Although rare, it should be included in the differential diagnosis when a patient presents with a large abdominal mass...
  3. Muth A, Abel F, Jansson S, Nilsson O, Ahlman H, Wängberg B. Prevalence of germline mutations in patients with pheochromocytoma or abdominal paraganglioma and sporadic presentation: a population-based study in Western Sweden. World J Surg. 2012;36:1389-94 pubmed publisher
    ..The purpose of the present study was to establish population-based data on the frequency of germline mutations in patients with apparently sporadic Pheo or abdominal PGL in Western Sweden...
  4. Kiss N, Muth A, Andreasson A, Juhlin C, Geli J, Bäckdahl M, et al. Acquired hypermethylation of the P16INK4A promoter in abdominal paraganglioma: relation to adverse tumor phenotype and predisposing mutation. Endocr Relat Cancer. 2013;20:65-78 pubmed publisher
    ..Furthermore, a constitutional SDHB mutation is proposed to predispose for an epigenetic tumor phenotype occurring before the emanation of clinically recognized malignancy...
  5. Hansmann A, Adolph C, Vogel T, Unger A, Moeslein G. High-dose tamoxifen and sulindac as first-line treatment for desmoid tumors. Cancer. 2004;100:612-20 pubmed
    ..In the current study, high doses of tamoxifen in combination with sulindac were used to treat severe desmoid tumors to avoid surgery...
  6. Fisher C, Folpe A, Hashimoto H, Weiss S. Intra-abdominal synovial sarcoma: a clinicopathological study. Histopathology. 2004;45:245-53 pubmed
    ..Synovial sarcoma is rare within the abdomen. In this location, it can be confused with other biphasic tumours and with other spindle and round cell sarcomas...
  7. Levy A, Patel N, Dow N, Abbott R, Miettinen M, Sobin L. From the archives of the AFIP: abdominal neoplasms in patients with neurofibromatosis type 1: radiologic-pathologic correlation. Radiographics. 2005;25:455-80 pubmed
    ..Interpreting abdominal imaging studies in patients with NF1 can be challenging because of the wide spectrum and diverse nature of tumors that occur in this disease...
  8. Arshad A, Normala B. Surgical management of large desmoid tumour of the anterior abdominal wall. Asian J Surg. 2008;31:90-5 pubmed publisher
    ..Closure under tension of the peritoneum did not seem to produce any morbidity...
  9. Videtic G. Primary malignant mesothelioma of the abdominal wall: complete response with radiotherapy alone. Technol Cancer Res Treat. 2008;7:41-4 pubmed
    ..The present case suggests that radiotherapy alone can provide sustained local control of mesothelioma...

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  1. Chang F. Desmoplastic small round cell tumors: cytologic, histologic, and immunohistochemical features. Arch Pathol Lab Med. 2006;130:728-32 pubmed
    ..Cytogenetically, this tumor harbors a specific karyotypic abnormality, namely t(11;22)(p13;q12). These features distinguish DSRCT from other members of the family of small round cell tumors...
  2. da Costa e Silva E, da Silva G. Eliminating unenhanced CT when evaluating abdominal neoplasms in children. AJR Am J Roentgenol. 2007;189:1211-4 pubmed
    The purpose of our study was to evaluate a CT protocol that eliminates the unenhanced phase for imaging pediatric abdominal neoplasms.
  3. Sakorafas G, Nissotakis C, Peros G. Abdominal desmoid tumors. Surg Oncol. 2007;16:131-42 pubmed
    ..Adjuvant therapy should be considered in selected cases; the role of other management options (including gene transfer therapy) is currently under intensive investigation...
  4. Díaz de Liaño A, Garde C, Artieda C, Yarnoz C, Flores L, Ortiz H. Intra-abdominal follicular dendritic cell sarcoma. Clin Transl Oncol. 2006;8:837-8 pubmed
    ..Eighteen months after surgery a recurrence at the liver pedicle was detected by a CT-scan and fully resected; in order to prevent another disease relapse postoperative radiotherapy was given...
  5. Murphy J, Tawfeeq M, Chang B, Nadel H. Early experience with PET/CT scan in the evaluation of pediatric abdominal neoplasms. J Pediatr Surg. 2008;43:2186-92 pubmed publisher
    ..It has the potential to be a valuable tool in the evaluation of pediatric abdominal tumors. The goal of this study is to report our early experience with this technology...
  6. Moore H, Wood K, Jackson M, Lastowska M, Hall D, Imrie H, et al. Histological profile of tumours from MYCN transgenic mice. J Clin Pathol. 2008;61:1098-103 pubmed publisher
    ..MYCN is the most commonly amplified gene in human neuroblastomas. This proto-oncogene has been overexpressed in a mouse model of the disease in order to explore the role of MYCN in this tumour...
  7. Liping Cao -, Jun Ni -, Risheng Que -, Zhengrong Wu -, Zhenya Song -. Desmoplastic small round cell tumor: a clinical, pathological, and immunohistochemical study of 18 Chinese cases. Int J Surg Pathol. 2008;16:257-62 pubmed publisher
    ..36%, 27.92%, and 27.92%, respectively. The survival rate of DSRCT patients is disappointing; however, the survival of patients who had resection of the tumor or received comprehensive clinical treatment is satisfactory...
  8. Geli J, Kiss N, Lanner F, Foukakis T, Natalishvili N, Larsson O, et al. The Ras effectors NORE1A and RASSF1A are frequently inactivated in pheochromocytoma and abdominal paraganglioma. Endocr Relat Cancer. 2007;14:125-34 pubmed
    ..Our study provides evidence that NORE1A and RASSF1A are frequently suppressed in pheochromocytoma and abdominal paraganglioma. Silencing of NORE1A contributes to the transformed phenotype in these tumours...
  9. Chelly I, Bellil K, Mekni A, Bellil S, Belhadjsalah M, Kchir N, et al. Malignant granular cell tumor of the abdominal wall. Pathologica. 2005;97:130-2 pubmed
    ..Malignant variant is rare and the abdominal wall site is extremely uncommon. Regarding this clinical case and the literature the authors purpose to review the criteria of malignancy...
  10. Yeh J, Singer S, Brennan M, Jaques D. Effectiveness of palliative procedures for intra-abdominal sarcomas. Ann Surg Oncol. 2005;12:1084-9 pubmed
    ..Knowledge of the effectiveness of a procedure at achieving its palliative intent, as well as its attendant morbidity and mortality, is therefore paramount during this deliberation...
  11. Hornick J, Fletcher C. Intraabdominal cystic lymphangiomas obscured by marked superimposed reactive changes: clinicopathological analysis of a series. Hum Pathol. 2005;36:426-32 pubmed
    ..Awareness of this unusual occurrence will lead to the correct diagnosis...
  12. Dave B, Shet T, Chinoy R. Desmoplastic round cell tumor of childhood: can cytology with immunocytochemistry serve as an alternative for tissue diagnosis?. Diagn Cytopathol. 2005;32:330-5 pubmed
    ..In conclusion, given the right clinical setting, a cytological diagnosis of DSRCT is plausible and in conjunction with ICC may help in documenting the polyphenotypic nature and thereby confirming the diagnosis...
  13. Lal D, Su W, Wolden S, Loh K, Modak S, La Quaglia M. Results of multimodal treatment for desmoplastic small round cell tumors. J Pediatr Surg. 2005;40:251-5 pubmed
    ..We examined the effects of multimodal therapy including induction chemotherapy, aggressive surgical debulking, and external beam radiotherapy on patients with DSRCT...
  14. Elder E, Elder G, Larsson C. Pheochromocytoma and functional paraganglioma syndrome: no longer the 10% tumor. J Surg Oncol. 2005;89:193-201 pubmed
    ..Genetic testing in apparently sporadic cases is therefore regarded as beneficial, especially in patients diagnosed before 50 years of age, and in patients with bilateral, multifocal, malignant and/or extra-adrenal disease...
  15. Neumann H, Pawlu C, Peczkowska M, Bausch B, McWhinney S, Muresan M, et al. Distinct clinical features of paraganglioma syndromes associated with SDHB and SDHD gene mutations. JAMA. 2004;292:943-51 pubmed
    ..In both syndromes, pheochromocytomas as well as head and neck paragangliomas occur; however, details for individual risks and other clinical characteristics are unknown...
  16. Salas S, Chibon F, Noguchi T, Terrier P, Ranchere Vince D, Lagarde P, et al. Molecular characterization by array comparative genomic hybridization and DNA sequencing of 194 desmoid tumors. Genes Chromosomes Cancer. 2010;49:560-8 pubmed publisher
    ..A better understanding of the pathogenetic pathways in the initiation and progression of desmoid tumors requires studies of 8q and 20q gains, as well as of 6q and 5q losses, and study of the Wnt/beta-catenin pathway...
  17. Shirakawa S, Kaneda K, Fujiwara H, Nishimura T, Sendo H, Wada T, et al. [Case of a sigmoid colon cancer with metachronous metastases of the stomach and the abdominal wall]. Nihon Shokakibyo Gakkai Zasshi. 2009;106:653-9 pubmed
    ..Immunohistochemical studies revealed focal positive staining for CK20 and diffuse for CDX2. These findings were similar to those of his primary sigmoid colon cancer and therefore metastasis was diagnosed...
  18. Pappas L, Shamberger R, Seefelder C. Giant, dopamine secreting thoracoabdominal neuroblastoma in a 2-year-old: rapid preoperative blockade with labetalol. J Pediatr Hematol Oncol. 2010;32:163-6 pubmed publisher
    ..We report successful monotherapy with labetalol over 24 hours in a 2-year-old child with a giant thoracoabdominal neuroblastoma and predominant dopamine secretion...
  19. Geli J, Kiss N, Karimi M, Lee J, Bäckdahl M, Ekström T, et al. Global and regional CpG methylation in pheochromocytomas and abdominal paragangliomas: association to malignant behavior. Clin Cancer Res. 2008;14:2551-9 pubmed publisher
    ..This study aims to quantitatively assess promoter and global methylation changes in pheochromocytomas and abdominal paragangliomas and its relation to tumor phenotypes...
  20. Oh S, Jung S, Rha S, Lim G, Ku Y, Byun J, et al. Sonography of various cystic masses of the female groin. J Ultrasound Med. 2007;26:1735-42 pubmed
    ..The purpose of this presentation is to review the pathologic spectrum of cystic masses that may involve the female groin region, with a correlation of the lesions with their sonographic appearance...
  21. Phillips S, A Hern R, Thomas J. Aggressive fibromatosis of the abdominal wall, limbs and limb girdles. Br J Surg. 2004;91:1624-9 pubmed
    ..It is histologically benign but locally aggressive and destructive. Surgery is the mainstay of treatment. This was a review of patients treated at the Royal Marsden Hospital between 1986 and 2003...
  22. Mannelli M, Ercolino T, Giachè V, Simi L, Cirami C, Parenti G. Genetic screening for pheochromocytoma: should SDHC gene analysis be included?. J Med Genet. 2007;44:586-7 pubmed
  23. Hsu L, Chen Y, Chang H, Chen Y, Hong J, Chao A, et al. Successful salvage treatment of recurrent endometrial cancer with multiple lung and abdominal metastases. Eur J Gynaecol Oncol. 2011;32:218-20 pubmed
    ..This case implied that chemo-hormone therapy with targeted radiation should be evaluated in recurrent endometrial cancer with positive progesterone receptor for salvage treatment. ..
  24. Nthumba P, Barasa J, Cavadas P, Landin L. Pedicled fasciocutaneous anterolateral thigh flap for the reconstruction of a large postoncologic abdominal wall resection defect: a case report. Ann Plast Surg. 2012;68:188-9 pubmed publisher
    ..We conclude that abdominal wall defects of large sizes can be successfully reconstructed using an appropriately designed ALT flap; a simple, single-stage effective reconstruction. ..
  25. Fahrner R, Guller U. [Abdominal pain without any identifiable cause: a guide for the general practitioner]. Ther Umsch. 2011;68:456-8 pubmed publisher
    ..Moreover, an intra-abdominal pathology, particularly a malignancy, must be ruled out systematically prior to labeling a patient as having "non specific" abdominal pain. ..
  26. Mercadante S, Klepstad P, Kurita G, Sjøgren P, Giarratano A. Sympathetic blocks for visceral cancer pain management: A systematic review and EAPC recommendations. Crit Rev Oncol Hematol. 2015;96:577-83 pubmed publisher
    ..There is a weak recommendation for SHPB, that should be based on individual conditions. Data regarding the choice of the technique are sparse and unfit to provide any recommendation. ..
  27. Le Xiang Z, Yao Hao W, Na L, Rong Lin Q, Jia Jia Z, Wen Li J, et al. Analysis of treatment of large abdominal malignancies in children complicated with abdominal compartment syndrome: Report of six cases. Medicine (Baltimore). 2017;96:e6705 pubmed publisher
    ..Decompression through surgical resection of the tumor is the only effective measure for treating large abdominal malignancies in children complicated with ACS. ..
  28. Turkbey B, Aras O, Karabulut N, Turgut A, Akpinar E, Alibek S, et al. Diffusion-weighted MRI for detecting and monitoring cancer: a review of current applications in body imaging. Diagn Interv Radiol. 2012;18:46-59 pubmed publisher
    ..In this article, we review the basic concepts, imaging strategies, and body applications of diffusion-weighted MRI in detecting and monitoring cancer. ..
  29. Mariño Enríquez A, Wang W, Roy A, Lopez Terrada D, Lazar A, Fletcher C, et al. Epithelioid inflammatory myofibroblastic sarcoma: An aggressive intra-abdominal variant of inflammatory myofibroblastic tumor with nuclear membrane or perinuclear ALK. Am J Surg Pathol. 2011;35:135-44 pubmed publisher
    ..We propose the designation "epithelioid inflammatory myofibroblastic sarcoma" to convey both the malignant behavior of these tumors and their close relationship with IMT. ..
  30. Shanbhogue A, Prasad S, Takahashi N, Vikram R, Zaheer A, Sandrasegaran K. Somatic and visceral solitary fibrous tumors in the abdomen and pelvis: cross-sectional imaging spectrum. Radiographics. 2011;31:393-408 pubmed publisher
    ..Although most extrapleural SFTs have a benign clinical course, 10%-15% of these tumors demonstrate aggressive behavior in the form of recurrence or malignancy. ..
  31. Kim K, Lee J, Jeon Y, Kang S, Baek J, Han J, et al. Free-breathing dynamic contrast-enhanced MRI of the abdomen and chest using a radial gradient echo sequence with K-space weighted image contrast (KWIC). Eur Radiol. 2013;23:1352-60 pubmed publisher
  32. McCarville M, Kaste S, Hoffer F, Khan R, Walton R, Alpert B, et al. Contrast-enhanced sonography of malignant pediatric abdominal and pelvic solid tumors: preliminary safety and feasibility data. Pediatr Radiol. 2012;42:824-33 pubmed publisher
    ..Contrast-enhanced sonography of pediatric abdominal and pelvic tumors is feasible, but larger studies are needed to define their safety and efficacy in children. ..
  33. Mert I, Semaan A, Kim S, Ali Fehmi R, Morris R. Clear cell carcinoma arising in the abdominal wall: two case reports and literature review. Am J Obstet Gynecol. 2012;207:e7-9 pubmed publisher
    ..We describe 2 patients: a 42 year old with a 15 cm mass on the abdominal wall treated with neoadjuvant chemotherapy and excision and a 51 year old with a 6 cm abdominal mass treated with excision and adjuvant radiotherapy. ..
  34. Dungwa J, Uparkar U, May M, Ramani P. Angiogenin up-regulation correlates with adverse clinicopathological and biological factors, increased microvascular density and poor patient outcome in neuroblastomas. Histopathology. 2012;60:911-23 pubmed publisher
    ..045). The strong correlation of ANG up-regulation with total MVD and adverse clinicopathological and biological factors indicates that ANG supports growth and progression in NB. ..
  35. Nam S, Kim D, Kim S, Seo J. Neonatal neuroblastoma needs the aggressive treatment?. World J Surg. 2012;36:2102-7 pubmed publisher
    ..We suggested that early treatment might be better for neonatal NB more than 3 cm in size. Aggressive treatment for neonatal NB could bring more favorable outcome. ..
  36. Xhaja X, Church J. Small bowel obstruction in patients with familial adenomatous polyposis related desmoid disease. Colorectal Dis. 2013;15:1489-92 pubmed publisher
    ..The data show that small bowel obstruction is common, tends to recur, but can be successfully managed by a combination of medical and well selected surgical treatment. ..
  37. Aarabi S, Drugas G, Avansino J. Mesothelial cyst presenting as an irreducible inguinal mass. J Pediatr Surg. 2010;45:e19-21 pubmed publisher
    ..Histologic examination identified the mass as a mesothelial cyst. Mesothelial cysts are rare groin lesions in children that can masquerade as an incarcerated inguinal hernia in a child...
  38. Heinola I, Halmesmäki K, Kantonen I, Vikatmaa P, Aho P, Lepäntalo M, et al. Temporary Axillorenal Bypass in Complex Aorto-Renal Surgery. Ann Vasc Surg. 2016;31:239-45 pubmed publisher
    ..Temporary axillorenal bypass is a considerable option to minimize renal ischemia time during high-risk vascular surgery. ..
  39. Nakasuga C, Yoshino S, Inoue Y, Matsui H, Suzuki N, Hazama S, et al. [A patient with intestinal gastrointestinal stromal tumor refractory to molecular targeted but whose quality of life improved after palliative surgery]. Gan To Kagaku Ryoho. 2012;39:1902-4 pubmed
    ..After the operation, the general condition of the patient improved, and his ECOG PS was maintained as 1 for at least 4 months. Palliative resection may improve QOL. ..
  40. Futagami M, Yokoyama Y, Shigeto T, Mizunuma H. A case of recurrent yolk sac tumor as spindle cell sarcoma of the abdominal wall. Eur J Gynaecol Oncol. 2010;31:690-3 pubmed
  41. Butrynski J, D Adamo D, Hornick J, Dal Cin P, Antonescu C, Jhanwar S, et al. Crizotinib in ALK-rearranged inflammatory myofibroblastic tumor. N Engl J Med. 2010;363:1727-33 pubmed publisher
    ..Funded by Pfizer and others; ClinicalTrials.gov number, NCT00585195.). ..
  42. Shan L, Wang Z, Yue Y. Uterine sarcoma with abdominal wall metastasis following laparoscopy: case report. Eur J Gynaecol Oncol. 2011;32:590-1 pubmed
    ..This work aimed to prevent artificial implantation in laparoscopic surgery for gynecological tumors...
  43. Schutte K, Weigt J, Meyer F, Malfertheiner P. [Palliative treatment in gastroenterology at the border to (abdominal) surgery]. Zentralbl Chir. 2010;135:528-34 pubmed publisher
    ..Efficacious care in palliative visceral medicine requires relevant clinical expertise and interdisciplinary action because of the occurrence of clinical cases in gastroenterology at the border to surgery. ..
  44. Pai Panandiker A, Sharma S, Naik M, Wu S, Hua C, Beltran C, et al. Novel assessment of renal motion in children as measured via four-dimensional computed tomography. Int J Radiat Oncol Biol Phys. 2012;82:1771-6 pubmed publisher
    ..The vectors of motion range from 5 to 52 mm in older children. These preliminary data represent novel analyses of pediatric intra-abdominal organ motion. ..
  45. Brook O, Gourtsoyianni S, Brook A, Mahadevan A, Wilcox C, Raptopoulos V. Spectral CT with metal artifacts reduction software for improvement of tumor visibility in the vicinity of gold fiducial markers. Radiology. 2012;263:696-705 pubmed publisher
    ..CT number distribution was narrower with MARS than with standard reconstruction in 35 of 37 patients (P < .001). Spectral CT with use of MARS improved tumor visibility in the vicinity of gold fiducial seeds. ..
  46. Kondo W, Ribeiro R, Trippia C, Zomer M. [Deep infiltrating endometriosis: anatomical distribution and surgical treatment]. Rev Bras Ginecol Obstet. 2012;34:278-84 pubmed
    ..The mean number of intestinal lesions per patient was 1.3. DIE has a multifocal pattern of distribution, a fact of fundamental importance for the definition of the complete surgical treatment of the disease. ..
  47. Mrabti H, Kaikani W, Ahbeddou N, Abahssain H, El Khannoussi B, Amrani M, et al. Metastatic desmoplastic small round cell tumor controlled by an anthracycline-based regimen: review of the role of chemotherapy. J Gastrointest Cancer. 2012;43:103-9 pubmed publisher
    ..In patients with unresectable or metastatic disease, symptom control is most important because treatment modalities minimally impact survival. Palliative chemotherapy (mainly monotherapy) is preferable. ..
  48. Ozger N, Sağlam Y, Kebudi R, Dikici F. A neuroblastoma case presenting with pathologic femur fracture. Acta Orthop Traumatol Turc. 2013;47:60-4 pubmed
    ..We present an 11-month-old girl who presented with a pathological femur fracture and was diagnosed with metastatic neuroblastoma. ..
  49. Metere A, Di Cosimo C, Chiesa C, Esposito A, Giacomelli L, Redler A. An unusual subcutaneous breast cancer metastasis in a 86-year-old woman. Eur Rev Med Pharmacol Sci. 2012;16:562-4 pubmed
    ..Histopathological studies confirmed that the abdominal mass was a rare subcutaneous metastatic lesion of breast origin. The patient underwent a surgical intervention to remove the metastasis and she recovered fully. ..
  50. Sioletic S, Dal Cin P, Fletcher C, Hornick J. Well-differentiated and dedifferentiated liposarcomas with prominent myxoid stroma: analysis of 56 cases. Histopathology. 2013;62:287-93 pubmed publisher
    ..Immunohistochemistry for MDM2 and CDK4 and genetic analysis can be useful to confirm the diagnosis. ..
  51. Ciftci E, Demırsoy U, Anik Y, Gorur G, Corapcioglu F, Demir H. Staging and evaluation of neoadjuvant chemotherapy response with ¹⁸F-FDG PET/CT in NUT-midline carcinoma in a child: a case report and review of the literature. Rev Esp Med Nucl Imagen Mol. 2015;34:53-5 pubmed publisher
    ..We also reviewed the literature related to (18)F-FDG PET/CT in staging and assessment of chemotherapy response of NMC. ..
  52. Tonini G, Kalantary F, Teppa A, Rosini R, Aulenti V, Tosana M, et al. [Sporadic case of desmoid tumor in outcomes of lombotomic nephrectomy]. Urologia. 2011;78:206-9 pubmed publisher
    ..The abdominal cases develop inside the abdominal muscles of the abdominal wall upright, especially in women in their 2nd - 4th decade of life, particularly in those who have been pregnant...
  53. Mavrigiannaki P, Dastamani C, Vouza E, Lambropoulou E, Kairi Vassilatou E, Kondi Pafiti A. Gossypiboma: a rare abdominal lesion of women after cesarean section, usually misdiagnosed as a neoplasm. Clin Exp Obstet Gynecol. 2011;38:294-6 pubmed
    ..It is an obscure lesion ignored by doctors of all specialties studying the differential diagnosis of a postoperative mass. ..
  54. Kersemans V, Beech J, Gilchrist S, Kinchesh P, Allen P, Thompson J, et al. An efficient and robust MRI-guided radiotherapy planning approach for targeting abdominal organs and tumours in the mouse. PLoS ONE. 2017;12:e0176693 pubmed publisher
    ..The aim of this study was to develop a robust and accurate method of MRI-guided radiotherapy (MR-IGRT) delivery to abdominal targets in the mouse...
  55. Eijsackers M, Tijsterman J, van de Linde P, van Rooden J, Merkus J. [Desmoid tumours in the abdominal wall]. Ned Tijdschr Geneeskd. 2011;155:A1487 pubmed
    ..Abdominal desmoid tumours have the lowest relapse rate of all desmoid tumours. In toto resection is the treatment of choice. Radiotherapy in addition to surgery may be considered when risk of relapse is high...
  56. Miletić Z, Gizdić B, Stoos Veić T, Kaić G, Novak N, Tadic M, et al. Flow cytometric analysis of deep-seated lymph nodes. Coll Antropol. 2010;34:377-80 pubmed
    ..Cytologic diagnosis combined with FC clonality analysis can be performed in majority of cases and may eliminate need for open biopsy in some cases...
  57. Pirayesh E, Rakhshan A, Amoui M, Rakhsha A, Poor A, Assadi M. Metastasis of femoral osteosarcoma to the abdominal wall detected on 99m Tc-MDP skeletal scintigraphy. Ann Nucl Med. 2013;27:478-80 pubmed publisher
    ..The present case highlights the importance of whole body imaging of patients with osteosarcoma for detecting unusual sites of metastasis, especially in soft tissue organs...
  58. Van Mater D, Knelson E, Kaiser Rogers K, Armstrong M. Neuroblastoma in a pediatric patient with a microduplication of 2p involving the MYCN locus. Am J Med Genet A. 2013;161A:605-10 pubmed publisher
    ..This case may therefore help further delineate the genotype-phenotype correlations associated with partial trisomy 2p...
  59. Renard J, Clerici T, Licker M, Triponez F. Pheochromocytoma and abdominal paraganglioma. J Visc Surg. 2011;148:e409-16 pubmed publisher
    ..We review in this paper the pathophysiology and current perioperative management of patients with apparently sporadic PHEO and PGL...
  60. Rejin K, Aykan O, Omer G, Ensar Y, Bilge B, Inci A, et al. Intra-abdominal metastasis in osteosarcoma: survey and literature review. Pediatr Hematol Oncol. 2011;28:609-15 pubmed publisher
    ..Abdominal metastasis in osteosarcoma is a rare event, but abdomen should be investigated in case of recurrence from osteosarcoma. The outcome for these patients is dismal in this series and in the literature...
  61. Ma Y, Chen E, Lu J, Tan M, Tang H. Hemoperitoneum in cirrhotic patients without abdominal trauma or tumor. Hepatobiliary Pancreat Dis Int. 2011;10:644-8 pubmed
    ..This study aimed to assess the clinical characteristics of cirrhotic patients who did not have abdominal trauma or tumor but who developed hemoperitoneum...
  62. Katz M, Finck C, Schwartz M, Moront M, Prasad R, Timmapuri S, et al. Vacuum-assisted closure in the treatment of extensive lymphangiomas in children. J Pediatr Surg. 2012;47:367-70 pubmed publisher
    ..Vacuum-assisted closure (VAC) devices have been shown to accelerate the healing of open wounds. We hypothesized that VAC therapy might decrease complications after resection of lymphangiomas...
  63. Ray Coquard I, Montesco M, Coindre J, Dei Tos A, Lurkin A, Ranchere Vince D, et al. Sarcoma: concordance between initial diagnosis and centralized expert review in a population-based study within three European regions. Ann Oncol. 2012;23:2442-9 pubmed
    ..The contribution of second opinion (SO) to improve diagnostic accuracy has been suggested for sarcoma but has never been established in population-based studies...
  64. Henry J, Pouly S, Sullivan R, Sharif S, Klemanski D, Abdel Misih S, et al. A scoring system for the prognosis and treatment of malignant bowel obstruction. Surgery. 2012;152:747-56; discussion 756-7 pubmed publisher
    ..We sought to review our experience with surgical and nonsurgical management of malignant bowel obstruction to identify predictors of 30-day mortality and of who would most likely benefit from surgical intervention...
  65. Kahl C, Jost K, Knauerhase A, Leithauser M, Freund M, Bunke D, et al. [Recurrent hypoglycemia and a large intraabdominal tumor in a 61-year-old woman]. Dtsch Med Wochenschr. 2011;136:2542-6 pubmed publisher
    ..7?mmol/l). This was the first such event, the patient had not been known to have diabetes mellitus. At admission the physical examination and the laboratory findings revealed no abnormalities...
  66. Rhu J, Cho C, Lee K, Park H, Park J, Choi Y, et al. Single-center experience with intra-abdominal liposarcoma: Optimal minimum duration for postoperative remnant tumor screening. Medicine (Baltimore). 2017;96:e7537 pubmed publisher
    ..241-1.260, P?=?.158), whereas patients with tumor detection after 6 months showed better survival (HR?=?0.325, CI?=?0.149-0.708, P?=?.005).In conclusion, minimum duration of 6 months for remnant tumor screening using CT seems optimal...
  67. Matsuo T, Ichimura K, Shinagawa K. Orbital MALT lymphoma, abdominal hodgkin lymphoma, and systemic diffuse large B-cell lymphoma develop sequentially in one patient. J Clin Exp Hematop. 2012;52:41-9 pubmed
  68. Ho O, Bagher S, Jaskolka J, Tan M, Butler K, O Neill A, et al. Incidentalomas associated with abdominal and pelvic CT angiograms for abdominal-based breast free flap reconstruction. J Plast Reconstr Aesthet Surg. 2016;69:e97-e102 pubmed publisher
  69. Iwaki N, Sato Y, Kurokawa T, Maeda Y, Ohno K, Takeuchi M, et al. B-cell lymphoma, unclassifiable, with features intermediate between diffuse large B-cell lymphoma and classical Hodgkin lymphoma without mediastinal disease: mimicking nodular sclerosis classical Hodgkin lymphoma. Med Mol Morphol. 2013;46:172-6 pubmed publisher
    ..Some cases without mediastinal disease, such as our case, have been reported; however, these cases are rare and further studies are required. ..
  70. Sari O, Kaya B, Kara P, Gedik G, Celik C, Ozbek O, et al. The role of FDG-PET/CT in ovarian cancer patients with high tumor markers or suspicious lesion on contrast-enhanced CT in evaluation of recurrence and/or in determination of intraabdominal metastases. Rev Esp Med Nucl Imagen Mol. 2012;31:3-8 pubmed publisher
  71. Shaaya E, Hirshberg J, Rabe O, Thibert R, Inglessis I, Sharma A, et al. Cardiac fat-containing lesions are common in tuberous sclerosis complex. Am J Med Genet A. 2013;161A:1662-5 pubmed publisher
    ..More research regarding these cardiac fat-containing lesions is needed to better characterize their origin and clinical significance...
  72. Boudreaux J, Wang Y, Diebold A, Frey D, Anthony L, Uhlhorn A, et al. A single institution's experience with surgical cytoreduction of stage IV, well-differentiated, small bowel neuroendocrine tumors. J Am Coll Surg. 2014;218:837-44 pubmed publisher
    ..Clinical outcomes in a group of stage IV, well-differentiated patients with NETs with small bowel primaries undergoing cytoreductive surgery and multidisciplinary management at a single center were evaluated...
  73. Bono F, Testi M, Rosai J. Desmoplastic small cell tumor with bizarre giant nuclei. Int J Surg Pathol. 2011;19:843-6 pubmed publisher
    ..The diagnosis was confirmed by immunohistochemistry and molecular genetics. A list is provided of the many other conditions in which this morphologically spectacular but clinically inconsequential nuclear change has been recorded...
  74. Saranathan M, Rettmann D, Hargreaves B, Clarke S, Vasanawala S. DIfferential Subsampling with Cartesian Ordering (DISCO): a high spatio-temporal resolution Dixon imaging sequence for multiphasic contrast enhanced abdominal imaging. J Magn Reson Imaging. 2012;35:1484-92 pubmed publisher
    ..To develop and evaluate a multiphasic contrast-enhanced MRI method called DIfferential Sub-sampling with Cartesian Ordering (DISCO) for abdominal imaging...
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