Affiliation: Massachusetts General Hospital
- Pancreatic ductal adenocarcinoma: long-term survival does not equal cureCristina R Ferrone
Department of Surgery, Massachusetts General Hospital, Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA 02114, USA
Surgery 152:S43-9. 2012..Our aim was to identify the prognostic factors for long-term survival after resection of pancreatic ductal adenocarcinoma related to patients, treatments, and tumor biology...
- Pancreatic fistula rates after 462 distal pancreatectomies: staplers do not decrease fistula ratesCristina R Ferrone
Department of General Surgery, Massachusetts General Hospital, 55 Fruit Street, Boston, MA 02114, USA
J Gastrointest Surg 12:1691-7; discussion 1697-8. 2008..Pancreatic fistula is a major source of morbidity after distal pancreatectomy (DP). We reviewed 462 consecutive patients undergoing DP to determine if the method of stump closure impacted fistula rates...
- Current trends in pancreatic cystic neoplasmsCristina R Ferrone
Department of Surgery, Massachusetts General Hospital, Boston, MA 02114, USA
Arch Surg 144:448-54. 2009..To define how patients with pancreatic cysts are being diagnosed and treated...
- Twenty-three years of the Warshaw operation for distal pancreatectomy with preservation of the spleenCristina R Ferrone
Department of Surgery, Massachusetts General Hospital, Boston, MA, USA
Ann Surg 253:1136-9. 2011..To describe our series of distal pancreatectomies with preservation of the spleen utilizing the Warshaw operation with a focus on possible long-term complications due to the development of gastric varices...
- Does autoimmune pancreatitis increase the risk of pancreatic carcinoma?: a retrospective analysis of pancreatic resectionsRajib Gupta
Department of Pathology, Massachusetts General Hospital and Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA 02114, USA
Pancreas 42:506-10. 2013..To estimate the risk of malignancy in autoimmune pancreatitis (AIP)...
- Acinar cystadenoma of the pancreas: a clinicopathologic study of 10 cases including multilocular lesions with mural nodulesTze S Khor
Department of Pathology, Massachusetts General Hospital, Boston, MA 02478, USA
Am J Surg Pathol 36:1579-91. 2012..These findings provide preliminary evidence that ACAs represent a cystic neoplastic lesion...
- Preoperative biliary drainage does not increase major complications in pancreaticoduodenectomy: a large single center experience from the Massachusetts General HospitalKlaus Sahora
Department of Surgery, Massachusetts General Hospital, Harvard Medical School, Wang Ambulatory Care Center 460, 15 Parkman Street, Boston, MA 02114, USA
J Hepatobiliary Pancreat Sci 23:181-7. 2016..The aim of this study was to investigate outcomes of stented vs. non-stented patients undergoing pancreatoduodenectomy (PD)...
- Cystic papillary pattern in pancreatic ductal adenocarcinoma: a heretofore undescribed morphologic pattern that mimics intraductal papillary mucinous carcinomaPaul J Kelly
Department of Pathology, Royal Victoria Hospital, Belfast, Northern Ireland, UK
Am J Surg Pathol 36:696-701. 2012..In this report we describe our experience with a heretofore undescribed histologic pattern of pancreatic adenocarcinoma that mimics intraductal papillary mucinous carcinoma, both morphologically and radiologically...
- Implications and management of pancreatic fistulas following pancreaticoduodenectomy: the Massachusetts General Hospital experienceGregory Veillette
Department of Surgery, Massachusetts General Hospital, 15 Parkman St, Wang Ambulatory Care Center 460, Boston, MA 02114, USA
Arch Surg 143:476-81. 2008..To describe the management and impact of pancreatic fistulas in a high-volume center...
- IPMN involving the main pancreatic duct: biology, epidemiology, and long-term outcomes following resectionGiovanni Marchegiani
Departments of Surgery and Pathology, Massachusetts General Hospital, Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA
Ann Surg 261:976-83. 2015..To describe the characteristics of intraductal papillary mucinous neoplasms (IPMNs) with predominant involvement of the main pancreatic duct (MPD), analyzing predictors for survival and recurrence...
- Subclassification of autoimmune pancreatitis: a histologic classification with clinical significanceVikram Deshpande
Department of Pathology, Massachusetts General Hospital and Harvard Medical School, Boston, 02114, USA
Am J Surg Pathol 35:26-35. 2011..On the basis of these significant differences between the 2 types of AIP, we advocate the position that all subsequent studies attempt to substratify their patients into these 2 groups...
- Mutational profiling reveals PIK3CA mutations in gallbladder carcinomaVikram Deshpande
Massachusetts General Hospital, Harvard Medical School, 55 Fruit Street, Boston, Massachusetts 02114, USA
BMC Cancer 11:60. 2011..The genetics of advanced biliary tract cancers (BTC), which encompass intra- and extra-hepatic cholangiocarcinomas as well as gallbladder carcinomas, are heterogeneous and remain to be fully defined...
- Genomic profiling of intrahepatic cholangiocarcinoma: refining prognosis and identifying therapeutic targetsAndrew X Zhu
Massachusetts General Hospital Cancer Center, Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA, USA
Ann Surg Oncol 21:3827-34. 2014..We sought to determine the incidence and prognostic significance of mutations associated with ICC among patients undergoing surgical resection...
- Patterns of recurrence after resection of intrahepatic cholangiocarcinoma: Results from a multi-institutional cohort of 449 patientsIoannis Hatzaras
Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore, MD The Sidney Kimmel Comprehensive Cancer Center at Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore, MD Fundeni Clinical Institute of Digestive, Bucharest, Romania Liver Unit, Scientific Institute San Raffaele, Milan, Italy Duke University Medical Center, Durham, NC Division of Hematology and Oncology, Massachusetts General Hospital, Boston, MA Center of General Surgery and Liver Transplantation, Fundeni Clinical Institute of Digestive Diseases and Liver Transplantation, Bucharest, Romania Curry Cabral Hospital, Lisbon, Portugal Centro Hepato Bilio Pancreatico e de Transplantacao do Hospital de Curry Cabral, Lisbon, Portugal Massachusetts General Hospital, Boston, MA University of Virginia, Charlottesville, Va Medical College of Wisconsin, Milwaukee, WI UPMC Neuroendocrine Cancer Treatment Center, Pittsburgh, PA UCL St Luc, Brussels, Belgium Cliniques Universitaires Saint Luc, Brussels, Belgium Department of Visceral Surgery, University Hospitals of Geneva, Geneva, Switzerland Johns Hopkins Hospital, Baltimore, MD
J Clin Oncol 30:267. 2012..Data on recurrence following surgery for ICC are limited. We sought to investigate rates and patterns of recurrence in patients following curative intent surgery for ICC...