- Malignant peripheral nerve sheath tumor of the esophagusT Manger
Department of Surgery, Otto von Guericke University, Magdeburg, Germany
Dig Surg 17:627-631. 2000..Sarcomas of the esophagus are rare representing 0.1-1.5% of all esophageal tumors. We report a case of malignant peripheral nerve sheath tumor (MPNST) of the esophagus in a 60-year-old woman...
- MicroRNA signatures from FFPE tissue distinguish patients with colorectal cancer of UICC stage I from those with metastatic disease of stage IVT Mayr
Signature Diagnostics AG, Potsdam, Germany Klinikum Magdeburg, Magdeburg, Germany Staedtisches Klinikum Brandenburg, Brandenburg Havel, Germany DRK Kliniken Köpenick, Berlin, Germany Katholisches Krankenhaus St Johann Nepomuk, Erfurt, Germany SRH Wald Klinikum, Gera, Germany Ernst von Bergmann Klinikum, Potsdam, Germany
J Clin Oncol 29:e14055. 2011..e14055 Background: miRNAs have a length of 21-23 bp. They are more stable than mRNAs, especially in formalin-fixed paraffin embedded (FFPE) tumor tissue. The increased stability of miRNA makes them attractive as potential biomarkers...
- Laparoscopic management of a late-diagnosed major diaphragmatic ruptureM Pross
Department of Surgery, Otto von Guericke University Magdeburg, Germany
J Laparoendosc Adv Surg Tech A 10:111-4. 2000..In the absence of other abdominal injuries, diaphragmatic rupture can be repaired by minimal-access surgery...
- Diagnostic workup before laparoscopic cholecystectomy--which diagnostic tools should be used?J Fahlke
Department of Surgery, Otto von Guericke University, Leipziger Str 44, D 39120 Magdeburg, Germany
Hepatogastroenterology 48:59-65. 2001..As there is no general agreement regarding the appropriate preoperative diagnostic workup, we compared different diagnostic methods as to their value in detecting unknown accompanying diseases and complications...