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Journal of Gastrointestinal Cancer

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19.05.2018 | Case Report

Hanging Undifferentiated Embryonal Sarcoma of the Liver in Adult: an Unusual Presentation of an Aggressive Tumor

Undifferentiated embryonal sarcoma of the liver (UESL) is a rare, highly aggressive hepatic neoplasm of mesenchymal origin seen almost exclusively in pediatric population [ 1 ]. It was termed UESL for the first time by Stocker et al. in 1978 [ 2 ].

17.05.2018 | Case Report

Pancreaticoduodenectomy with Replaced Common Hepatic Artery and Portal Vein Reconstruction in Primary Carcinoma Duodenum: a Case Report and Literature Review

The role of combined arterial and superior mesenteric-portal venous resection and reconstruction is not established in primary duodenal carcinoma [ 1 , 2 ]. Arterial resections tend to result in high morbidity [ 2 ]. We present here a case of …

16.05.2018 | Case Report

Cutaneous Large B Cell Lymphoma Involving the Duodenum and the Bile Duct: a Case Report

Primary cutaneous B cell lymphoma (PCBCL), leg type, is a rare and aggressive neoplasm [ 1 , 2 ]. Primary or secondary bile duct obstruction is considered a poor prognostic sign for non-Hodgkin’s lymphoma [ 3 ]. We present a case of a 63-year-old …

16.05.2018 | Original Research

Gastrointestinal Stromal Tumors Risk of Recurrence Stratification by Tumor Volume is a Best Predictor Compared with Risk Based on Mitosis and Tumor Size

GISTs, at one time, were thought to be quite rare, but because of an increased ability to reliably diagnose them, their incidence is now estimated at around 5000 new cases per year in the USA, which place them among the most common sarcomas [ 1 ].

09.05.2018 | Case Report

Isolated Peritoneal Recurrence After Liver Resection for Hepatocellular Carcinoma

Hepatocellular carcinoma (HCC) continues to be the common and lethal malignancy worldwide that often arises in the setting of background liver disease [ 1 ]. Options for treating HCC have expanded dramatically over the last few decades from …

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The multidisciplinary Journal of Gastrointestinal Cancer publishes novel research pertaining to cancers arising from the gastrointestinal tract. Coverage spans all relevant fields, emphasizing studies that aid in understanding and treating cancers affecting the esophagus, stomach, liver, gallbladder and biliary tree, pancreas, small bowel, large bowel, rectum, and anus. The Journal also offers basic and translational scientific information from studies providing insight into the etiology and progression of cancers affecting these organs. Coverage ranges to such diverse areas of research as studies exploring pre-neoplastic states, risk factors, epidemiology, genetics, preclinical therapeutics, surgery, radiation therapy, novel medical therapeutics, clinical trials, and outcome studies. The journal also publishes case reports, state-of-the-art reviews on topics of immediate interest or importance; book reviews; Letters to the Editors; and other items of special interest.

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