Translational Lung Cancer Research 2022 November [Link] Laura V Klotz, Hans Hoffmann, Rajiv Shah, Florian Eichhorn, Christiane Gruenewald, Elena L Bulut, Raffaella Griffo, Thomas Muley, Petros Christopoulos, Philip Baum, Peter Huber, Seyer Safi, Marc Kriegsmann, Michael Thomas, Helge Bischoff, Hauke Winter, Martin E Eichhorn Abstract Background: The exact role and type of surgery for malignant…

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Annals of Surgical Oncology 2022 December 10 [Link] Lukas F Liesenfeld, Eva Quiring, Mohammed Al-Saeedi, Christian Nusshag, Markus W Büchler, Martin Schneider Abstract Background: Cisplatin (CDDP)-containing hyperthermic intraperitoneal chemotherapy (HIPEC) is frequently applied in selected patients with peritoneal malignancies derived from ovarian cancer, gastric cancer, and primary peritoneal mesothelioma. HIPEC with CDDP increases perioperative morbidity,…

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Journal of Clinical Medicine 2022 November 19 [Link] Michelle Lee, Luigi Ventura, Ralitsa Baranowski, Joanne Hargrave, David Waller Abstract Background: The accepted aim of radical surgery for malignant pleural mesothelioma (MPM) is the achievement of macroscopic complete resection (MCR) whilst reducing perioperative morbidity by preserving normal tissue. Whilst preservation of the lung by pleurectomy/decortication (PD)…

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Journal of Clinical Medicine 2022 October 29 [Link] Riccardo Tajè, Roberto Fiorito, Alexandro Patirelis, Valentina Marziali, Vincenzo Ambrogi Abstract Mesothelioma has a scant prognosis and a great impact on symptoms and the quality of life. Pleurectomy/decortication and extrapleural pneumonectomy are the two cytoreductive surgical strategies, with different invasiveness, but achieving similar oncological results. Hereafter, the…

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Annals of Surgical Oncology 2022 November 13 [Link] Toshinari Ito, Shota Nakamura, Yuka Kadomatsu, Harushi Ueno, Taketo Kato, Naoki Ozeki, Koichi Fukumoto, Toyofumi Fengshi Chen-Yoshikawa Abstract Objectives: The rates of postoperative mortality and morbidity are high in patients with malignant pleural mesothelioma (MPM). Therefore, it is important to identify variables that increase the risk of…

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Annals of Surgical Oncology 2022 October 30 [Link] Eliza W Beal, Shruthi Srinivas, Chengli Shen, Alex Kim, Fabian M Johnston, Jonathan Greer, Daniel E Abbott, Courtney Pokrzywa, Mustafa Raoof, Travis E Grotz, Jennifer L Leiting, Keith Fournier, Sean Dineen, Benjamin Powers, Jula Veerapong, Anai Kothari, Ugwuji Maduekew, Shishir Maithel, Gregory C Wilson, Sameer H Patel,…

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World Journal of Surgical Oncology 2022 October 24 [Link] He-Liang Wu, Zhi-Ran Yang, Yan-Dong Su, Ru Ma, Xue-Mei Du, Ying Gao, Yan Li Abstract Background: Malignant peritoneal mesothelioma (MPM) is a rare malignant tumor with a high mortality rate and extremely poor prognosis. In-depth pathological analysis is essential to assess tumor biological behaviors and explore…

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European Journal of Cardiothoracic Surgery 2022 October 19 [Link] Akifumi Nakamura, Masaki Hashimoto, Nobuyuki Kondo, Seiji Matsumoto, Toru Nakamichi, Kozo Kuribayashi, Takashi Kijima, Hiroshi Kodama, Koichiro Yamakado, Seiki Hasegawa Abstract Objectives: The residual thoracic spaces (RTS) after pleurectomy/decortication (P/D) remain unexplored to date. Hence, this study aims to examine the details and risk factors of…

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Clinical Lung Cancer 2022 December [Link] Kian C Banks, Stephanie Ossowski, Yun-Yi Hung, Diana S Hsu, Simon K Ashiku, Ashish R Patel, Jeffrey B Velotta, J Marie Suga Abstract Background: Optimal therapy for malignant pleural mesothelioma (MPM) remains unclear. We compared overall survival in patients with MPM after various multimodal treatment regimens including combinations of…

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World Journal of Surgical Oncology 2022 September 28 [Link] Stephanie N Gregory, Audra A Satterwhite, H Richard Alexander, Andrew M Blakely Abstract Background: Desmoid-type fibromatosis (DTF) is a rare benign lesion that usually arises from the abdominal wall or extremities and rarely from the mesentery or intrabdominal organs. Malignant peritoneal mesothelioma is also a rare,…

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