Prognostic Differences of Tumor Localization in Gastric Cancer Patients Undergoing Curative Resection

Selcuk Gulmez; Aziz Serkan Senger; Orhan Uzun; Sinan Omeroglu; Cem Batuhan Ofluoglu; Ayhan Oz; Erdal Polat; Ugur Duman

Volume 24, Issue 3 , 2022

  Background: Gastric cancer is the fifth most frequent cancer worldwide and the third major cause of cancer-related fatalities Objectives: The current study aims to investigate whether there is a relationship between tumor location and various prognostic factors in patients who underwent curative resection ...  Read More

Effect of the Amount of Autologous Hematopoietic Stem Cells on Survival and Engraftment in Multiple Myeloma

Hikmettullah Batgi; Mehmet Sinan Dal; Dicle İskender; Jale Yıldız; Bahar Uncu Ulu; Mehmet Bakırtaş; Semih Başcı; Fevzi Altunta?; Nurgul Ozcan; Merih Kızıl Çakar; Tuğçe Nur Yiğenoğlu; Fevzi Altuntaş

Volume 23, Issue 5 , 2021

  Background: Autologous stem cell transplantation (ASCT) is currently a gold standard treatment for eligible multiple myeloma (MM) patients. The recommended dose of CD34+ hematopoietic progenitor cells (HPCs) for adequate engraftment is above 2 x 106 cells/kg.Objectives: This study aimed to evaluate the ...  Read More

Combined-Modality Therapy for Locally Advanced Esophageal Cancer in Endemic Region of Turkey: A Single-Center Multimodal Experience

hamit ba?aran; Deniz Arslan; Okan ozdemir; Menek?e Turna; Y?lmaz Ozdemir; Sibel Karaca; Asuman Onol Mirik

Volume 23, Issue 3 , 2021

  Background: Esophageal cancer (EC) is known as the most common cancer around the world. The evidence supports that preoperative chemoradiotherapy (CRT) improves resectability and survival in locally advanced EC patients. Objectives: The current study aimed to evaluate the results of treatment in patients ...  Read More

COVID-19 Complicated by Massive Acute Pulmonary Embolism: A Case Report

Manouchehr Hekmat; Zahra Ansari Aval; Alireza Omidi Farzin; Ali Dabbagh; Hamid Ghaderi

Volume 22, Issue 6 , 2020

  Introduction: COVID-19 is an emerging disease that has been spread all over the world. Not all the dimensions and manifestations of the disease have yet been fully explored. One such manifestation is vascular thrombosis that occurs in the lungs and other vessels. However, it is often ignored or mistaken ...  Read More

Recurrent Event Analysis of Coronary Artery Stenosis in Patients Undergoing Angioplasty

Behrouz Beiranvand; Ebrahim Hajizadeh; Aliakbar Rasekhi; Abdollah Amirfarhangi; Javad Nasseryan

Volume 22, Issue 5 , 2020

  Background: Restenosis after coronary angioplasty can have serious complications such as coronary artery bypass graft, myocardial infarction, and death. Objectives: The present study aimed at investigating the factors affecting the recurrence of coronary artery stenosis in patients undergoing ...  Read More

Carcinosarcoma of the Pancreas with Longer Survival: A Case Report and Literature Review

Wang Shupeng; Yue Gu; Qingchun Guan; Ludong Tan; Ya Hui Liu

Volume 22, Issue 4 , 2020

  Background: Carcinosarcoma is a rare type of malignant tumor that can occur at various organs, such as the digestive tract, lung, and mammary glands (1-4). Carcinosarcoma of the pancreas is an extremely rare and complicated malignant neoplasm, with the characteristics of high invasiveness and rapid ...  Read More

Long-Term Survival in the Concomitant Evolution of Two Cancers: The Idiopathic Myelofibrosis and the Clear Cell Renal Carcinoma; A Case Report

Alina Benea; Adrian Penciu; Laurentiu Nedelcu

Volume 21, Issue 5 , 2019, Pages 1-5

  Introduction: The association of chronic myeloproliferative neoplasia with urogenital cancer is rare (1.6% - 1.9%), with the death risk of 1.21 - 2.28 times higher in patients with solid cancer and chronic myeloproliferative disease.Case Presentation: We present the case of a patient diagnosed with triple-negative ...  Read More

Identifying Survival Predictive Factors in Patients with Breast Cancer: A 16-Year Cohort Study Using Cox Maximum Penalized Likelihood Method

Rezvaneh Alvandi; Aliakbar Rasekhi; Mehdi Ariana

Volume 21, Issue 4 , 2019, Pages 1-7

  Background: Cancer is the second leading cause of death globally, and it was responsible for almost 9.6 million deaths in 2018. Breast cancer (BC) is the most common cancer among women with almost two million new cases worldwide in 2018. Thus, it is necessary to study new methods to estimate the survival ...  Read More

Identification of CDKN3 and UBE2C mRNAs as Prognostic Biomarkers in Early-Stage Lung Adenocarcinoma Using Bioinformatics Strategy

Qiang Chen; Lutong Xu; Jing Hu; Tonglian Wang; Kang Zhang; Hongbo Zhao; Yuanyue Li; Tao Shou

Volume 21, Issue 3 , 2019, Pages 1-10

  Background: Lung adenocarcinoma (LUAD) is the most common histological subtype of non-small cell lung cancer with very poor 5-year overall survival (OS) rate. It is histopathologically difficult to predict clinical outcome in early-stage LUAD. Identifying reliable prognostic biomarker is absolutely critical ...  Read More