Nikolaos Vassos

Summary

Affiliation: University of Erlangen-Nuremberg
Country: Germany

Publications

  1. pmc Repeated cytoreductive surgery (CRS) with hyperthermic intraperitoneal chemotherapy (HIPEC) in patients with recurrent peritoneal carcinomatosis
    Nikolaos Vassos
    Department of Surgery, University Hospital Erlangen, Krankenhausstrasse 12, 91054, Erlangen, Germany
    World J Surg Oncol 14:42. 2016
  2. doi request reprint Coexistence of gastrointestinal stromal tumours (GIST) and malignant neoplasms of different origin: prognostic implications
    Nikolaos Vassos
    Department of Surgery, University Hospital, Erlangen, Germany Electronic address
    Int J Surg 12:371-7. 2014
  3. pmc Solid-pseudopapillary neoplasm (SPN) of the pancreas: case series and literature review on an enigmatic entity
    Nikolaos Vassos
    Department of Surgery, University Hospital, Erlangen, Germany
    Int J Clin Exp Pathol 6:1051-9. 2013
  4. doi request reprint A novel complex KIT mutation in a gastrointestinal stromal tumor of the vermiform appendix
    Nikolaos Vassos
    Department of Surgery, University Hospital Erlangen, 91054 Erlangen, Germany
    Hum Pathol 44:651-5. 2013
  5. doi request reprint Extraabdominal lymph node metastasis in gastrointestinal stromal tumors (GIST)
    Nikolaos Vassos
    Department of Surgery, University Hospital, University of Erlangen, Krankenhausstrasse 12, 91054 Erlangen, Germany
    J Gastrointest Surg 15:1232-6. 2011
  6. doi request reprint Anorectal gastrointestinal stromal tumors: a retrospective multicenter analysis of 15 cases emphasizing their high local recurrence rate and the need for standardized therapeutic approach
    Abbas Agaimy
    Institute of Pathology, University Hospital Erlangen, Krankenhausstraße 8 10, 91054 Erlangen, Germany
    Int J Colorectal Dis 28:1057-64. 2013
  7. pmc Gastrointestinal manifestations of neurofibromatosis type 1 (Recklinghausen's disease): clinicopathological spectrum with pathogenetic considerations
    Abbas Agaimy
    Institute of Pathology, University Hospital, Erlangen, Germany
    Int J Clin Exp Pathol 5:852-62. 2012
  8. doi request reprint An unusual and potentially misleading phenotypic change in a primary gastrointestinal stromal tumour (GIST) under imatinib mesylate therapy
    Nikolaos Vassos
    Department of Surgery, University Hospital, Erlangen, Germany
    Virchows Arch 458:363-9. 2011
  9. pmc Impact of serosal involvement/extramural growth on the risk of synchronous and metachronous peritoneal spread in gastrointestinal stromal tumors: proposal for a macroscopic classification of GIST
    Abbas Agaimy
    Institute of Pathology, University Hospital, Erlangen, Germany
    Int J Clin Exp Pathol 5:12-22. 2012
  10. pmc Deep-seated huge hibernoma of soft tissue: a rare differential diagnosis of atypical lipomatous tumor/well differentiated liposarcoma
    Nikolaos Vassos
    Department of Surgery, University Hospital Erlangen, Germany
    Int J Clin Exp Pathol 6:2178-84. 2013

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Publications13

  1. pmc Repeated cytoreductive surgery (CRS) with hyperthermic intraperitoneal chemotherapy (HIPEC) in patients with recurrent peritoneal carcinomatosis
    Nikolaos Vassos
    Department of Surgery, University Hospital Erlangen, Krankenhausstrasse 12, 91054, Erlangen, Germany
    World J Surg Oncol 14:42. 2016
    ..The situation changes if PC recurs and repeated CRS with HIPEC is considered. The patient selection and outcome of the repeated approach has not been well described. We analyzed our cohort and share the experiences...
  2. doi request reprint Coexistence of gastrointestinal stromal tumours (GIST) and malignant neoplasms of different origin: prognostic implications
    Nikolaos Vassos
    Department of Surgery, University Hospital, Erlangen, Germany Electronic address
    Int J Surg 12:371-7. 2014
    ..However, their coexistence with other malignancies of different histogenetic origin remains a challenging issue...
  3. pmc Solid-pseudopapillary neoplasm (SPN) of the pancreas: case series and literature review on an enigmatic entity
    Nikolaos Vassos
    Department of Surgery, University Hospital, Erlangen, Germany
    Int J Clin Exp Pathol 6:1051-9. 2013
    ..SPN possesses a low malignant potential and complete surgical resection with clear margins is the treatment of choice. Following R0 resection, SPN has an excellent prognosis...
  4. doi request reprint A novel complex KIT mutation in a gastrointestinal stromal tumor of the vermiform appendix
    Nikolaos Vassos
    Department of Surgery, University Hospital Erlangen, 91054 Erlangen, Germany
    Hum Pathol 44:651-5. 2013
    ..The patient is currently alive without evidence of progression 27 months after surgery...
  5. doi request reprint Extraabdominal lymph node metastasis in gastrointestinal stromal tumors (GIST)
    Nikolaos Vassos
    Department of Surgery, University Hospital, University of Erlangen, Krankenhausstrasse 12, 91054 Erlangen, Germany
    J Gastrointest Surg 15:1232-6. 2011
    ..Accordingly, nodal dissection is generally not recommended for GISTs' surgical treatment...
  6. doi request reprint Anorectal gastrointestinal stromal tumors: a retrospective multicenter analysis of 15 cases emphasizing their high local recurrence rate and the need for standardized therapeutic approach
    Abbas Agaimy
    Institute of Pathology, University Hospital Erlangen, Krankenhausstraße 8 10, 91054 Erlangen, Germany
    Int J Colorectal Dis 28:1057-64. 2013
    ..This study aims to report our multicenter experience with diagnosis, management, and prognosis of anorectal gastrointestinal stromal tumors (GIST)...
  7. pmc Gastrointestinal manifestations of neurofibromatosis type 1 (Recklinghausen's disease): clinicopathological spectrum with pathogenetic considerations
    Abbas Agaimy
    Institute of Pathology, University Hospital, Erlangen, Germany
    Int J Clin Exp Pathol 5:852-62. 2012
    ..In addition, this review underlines the great value of specific gastrointestinal findings in uncovering undiagnosed or missed NF-1 cases...
  8. doi request reprint An unusual and potentially misleading phenotypic change in a primary gastrointestinal stromal tumour (GIST) under imatinib mesylate therapy
    Nikolaos Vassos
    Department of Surgery, University Hospital, Erlangen, Germany
    Virchows Arch 458:363-9. 2011
    ..Awareness of this phenomenon would help to avoid diagnostic confusion when evaluating post-treatment resections from GISTs...
  9. pmc Impact of serosal involvement/extramural growth on the risk of synchronous and metachronous peritoneal spread in gastrointestinal stromal tumors: proposal for a macroscopic classification of GIST
    Abbas Agaimy
    Institute of Pathology, University Hospital, Erlangen, Germany
    Int J Clin Exp Pathol 5:12-22. 2012
    ..Peritoneal and hepatic metastases are the main routes of spread of gastrointestinal stromal tumors (GIST). However, criteria to predict the site and pattern of recurrence in individual cases are still lacking...
  10. pmc Deep-seated huge hibernoma of soft tissue: a rare differential diagnosis of atypical lipomatous tumor/well differentiated liposarcoma
    Nikolaos Vassos
    Department of Surgery, University Hospital Erlangen, Germany
    Int J Clin Exp Pathol 6:2178-84. 2013
    ..Mainly young adults are affected, usually without significant clinical symptoms...
  11. pmc Hepatic angiomyolipoma: a series of six cases with emphasis on pathological-radiological correlations and unusual variants diagnosed by core needle biopsy
    Abbas Agaimy
    Institute of Pathology, University Hospital, Erlangen, Germany
    Int J Clin Exp Pathol 5:512-21. 2012
    ..Awareness of their diverse morphological spectrum in liver biopsy is necessary to avoid misdiagnosis as hepatocellular carcinoma, metastatic melanoma or other malignant neoplasms...
  12. pmc Prognostic and diagnostic value of procalcitonin in the post-transplant setting after liver transplantation
    Aristotelis Perrakis
    Department of Surgery, University Hospital Erlangen, Erlangen, Germany
    Arch Med Sci 12:372-9. 2016
    ..The aim of the study was to assess the diagnostic accuracy of procalcitonin (PCT) as a marker for complications and as a prognostic factor for mortality after liver transplantation...
  13. doi request reprint Primary and recurrent sporadic desmoids: Prognostic factors influencing recurrence-free survival after complete gross resection
    Christian Mueller
    Department of Surgery, University Hospital Erlangen, Erlangen, Germany Friedrich Alexander University Erlangen Nürnberg FAU, Erlangen, Germany
    Int J Surg 31:63-70. 2016
    ..The purpose of this study was to identify prognostic factors influencing recurrence-free survival (RFS) and to determine rates of local recurrence (LR) in patients with primary and recurrent DF...