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Cristina Rosa Ferrone, M.D.

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This page shows the publications co-authored by Cristina Ferrone and Andrew Warshaw.
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8.883
  1. Pancreatic ductal adenocarcinoma: long-term survival does not equal cure. Surgery. 2012 Sep; 152(3 Suppl 1):S43-9.
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    Score: 0.507
  2. Twenty-three years of the Warshaw operation for distal pancreatectomy with preservation of the spleen. Ann Surg. 2011 Jun; 253(6):1136-9.
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    Score: 0.470
  3. Perioperative CA19-9 levels can predict stage and survival in patients with resectable pancreatic adenocarcinoma. J Clin Oncol. 2006 Jun 20; 24(18):2897-902.
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    Score: 0.333
  4. Validation of a postresection pancreatic adenocarcinoma nomogram for disease-specific survival. J Clin Oncol. 2005 Oct 20; 23(30):7529-35.
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    Score: 0.318
  5. A decrease in preoperative to postoperative CA19-9 level is a significant predictor of survival in patients with pancreatic adenocarcinoma. J Clin Oncol. 2005 Jun; 23(16_suppl):4034.
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    Score: 0.310
  6. Assessment of the Long-Term Impact of Pancreatoduodenectomy on Health-Related Quality of Life Using the EORTC QLQ-PAN26 Module. Ann Surg Oncol. 2021 Aug; 28(8):4216-4224.
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    Score: 0.232
  7. Tumor Microenvironment Immune Response in Pancreatic Ductal Adenocarcinoma Patients Treated With Neoadjuvant Therapy. J Natl Cancer Inst. 2021 02 01; 113(2):182-191.
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    Score: 0.230
  8. Conditional Survival in Resected Pancreatic Ductal Adenocarcinoma Patients Treated with Total Neoadjuvant Therapy. J Gastrointest Surg. 2021 11; 25(11):2859-2870.
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    Score: 0.229
  9. Timing But Not Patterns of Recurrence Is Different Between Node-negative and Node-positive Resected Pancreatic Cancer. Ann Surg. 2020 08; 272(2):357-365.
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    Score: 0.222
  10. Predictors of Resectability and Survival in Patients With Borderline and Locally Advanced Pancreatic Cancer who Underwent Neoadjuvant Treatment With FOLFIRINOX. Ann Surg. 2019 04; 269(4):733-740.
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    Score: 0.202
  11. Role of Tumor-Associated Macrophages in the Clinical Course of Pancreatic Neuroendocrine Tumors (PanNETs). Clin Cancer Res. 2019 04 15; 25(8):2644-2655.
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    Score: 0.200
  12. Timing But Not Patterns of Recurrence Is Different Between Node-negative and Node-positive Resected Pancreatic Cancer. Ann Surg. 2019 Jan 18.
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    Score: 0.199
  13. Are Staging Computed Tomography (CT) Scans of the Chest Necessary in Pancreatic Adenocarcinoma? Ann Surg Oncol. 2018 Dec; 25(13):3936-3942.
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    Score: 0.195
  14. Staging Laparoscopy Not Only Saves Patients an Incision, But May Also Help Them Live Longer. Ann Surg Oncol. 2018 Apr; 25(4):1009-1016.
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    Score: 0.186
  15. Health-related Quality of Life and Functional Outcomes in 5-year Survivors After Pancreaticoduodenectomy. Ann Surg. 2017 10; 266(4):685-692.
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    Score: 0.182
  16. Reappraisal of Staging Laparoscopy for Patients with Pancreatic Adenocarcinoma: A Contemporary Analysis of 1001 Patients. Ann Surg Oncol. 2017 Oct; 24(11):3203-3211.
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    Score: 0.180
  17. Phosphorylated Histone H3 (PHH3) Is a Superior Proliferation Marker for Prognosis of Pancreatic Neuroendocrine Tumors. Ann Surg Oncol. 2016 12; 23(Suppl 5):609-617.
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    Score: 0.164
  18. Intra-pancreatic Distal Bile Duct Carcinoma is Morphologically, Genetically, and Clinically Distinct from Pancreatic Ductal Adenocarcinoma. J Gastrointest Surg. 2016 05; 20(5):953-9.
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    Score: 0.163
  19. Operative Versus Nonoperative Management of Nonfunctioning Pancreatic Neuroendocrine Tumors. J Gastrointest Surg. 2016 Feb; 20(2):277-83.
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    Score: 0.161
  20. Health Insurance Expansion and Treatment of Pancreatic Cancer: Does Increased Access Lead to Improved Care? J Am Coll Surg. 2015 Dec; 221(6):1015-22.
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    Score: 0.159
  21. Radiological and surgical implications of neoadjuvant treatment with FOLFIRINOX for locally advanced and borderline resectable pancreatic cancer. Ann Surg. 2015 Jan; 261(1):12-7.
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    Score: 0.151
  22. In response to Birgir Gudjonsson, MD. Surgery. 2014 Nov; 156(5):1286.
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    Score: 0.148
  23. Lymphoepithelial cysts and cystic lymphangiomas: Under-recognized benign cystic lesions of the pancreas. World J Gastrointest Surg. 2014 Jul 27; 6(7):136-41.
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    Score: 0.146
  24. Pancreatic ductal adenocarcinoma: is there a survival difference for R1 resections versus locally advanced unresectable tumors? What is a "true" R0 resection? Ann Surg. 2013 Apr; 257(4):731-6.
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    Score: 0.133
  25. Evolution of the Whipple procedure at the Massachusetts General Hospital. Surgery. 2012 Sep; 152(3 Suppl 1):S56-63.
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    Score: 0.127
  26. Gallbladder lesions identified on ultrasound. Lessons from the last 10 years. J Gastrointest Surg. 2012 Mar; 16(3):549-53.
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    Score: 0.121
  27. Superior prognostic importance of perineural invasion vs. lymph node involvement after curative resection of duodenal adenocarcinoma. J Gastrointest Surg. 2012 Jan; 16(1):113-20; discussion 120.
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    Score: 0.121
  28. A duodenal duplication cyst causing recurrent pancreatitis in a young patient. Am Surg. 2011 Sep; 77(9):1267-9.
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    Score: 0.120
  29. Metastatic tumors in the pancreas in the modern era. J Am Coll Surg. 2010 Dec; 211(6):749-53.
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    Score: 0.113
  30. Cholesterol crystal embolization presenting as either solid or cystic pancreatic lesion. J Surg Oncol. 2010 Nov 01; 102(6):706-8.
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    Score: 0.113
  31. Does the mechanism of lymph node invasion affect survival in patients with pancreatic ductal adenocarcinoma? J Gastrointest Surg. 2010 Feb; 14(2):261-7.
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    Score: 0.106
  32. Current trends in pancreatic cystic neoplasms. Arch Surg. 2009 May; 144(5):448-54.
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    Score: 0.102
  33. Pancreatic fistula rates after 462 distal pancreatectomies: staplers do not decrease fistula rates. J Gastrointest Surg. 2008 Oct; 12(10):1691-7; discussion 1697-8.
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    Score: 0.097
  34. A Combination of Biochemical and Pathological Parameters Improves Prediction of Postresection Survival After Preoperative Chemotherapy in Pancreatic Cancer: The PANAMA-score. Ann Surg. 2022 02 01; 275(2):391-397.
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    Score: 0.062
  35. ABO blood group distribution and risk of malignancy in patients undergoing resection for intraductal papillary mucinous neoplasm (IPMN). Pancreatology. 2022 Mar; 22(2):264-269.
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    Score: 0.061
  36. "Evolving Trends in Pancreatic Cystic Tumors: A 3-Decade Single-Center Experience with 1290 Resections". Ann Surg. 2021 Aug 04.
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    Score: 0.059
  37. Simulated Volume-Based Regionalization of Complex Procedures: Impact on Spatial Access to Care. Ann Surg. 2021 08 01; 274(2):312-318.
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    Score: 0.059
  38. Revision of Pancreatic Neck Margins Based on Intraoperative Frozen Section Analysis Is Associated With Improved Survival in Patients Undergoing Pancreatectomy for Ductal Adenocarcinoma. Ann Surg. 2021 08 01; 274(2):e134-e142.
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    Score: 0.059
  39. Influence of Klebsiella pneumoniae and quinolone treatment on prognosis in patients with pancreatic cancer. Br J Surg. 2021 06 22; 108(6):709-716.
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    Score: 0.059
  40. Pancreatic acinar cell carcinoma: A multi-center series on clinical characteristics and treatment outcomes. Pancreatology. 2021 May 15.
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    Score: 0.059
  41. Patient and Caregiver Considerations and Priorities When Selecting Hospitals for Complex Cancer Care. Ann Surg Oncol. 2021 Aug; 28(8):4183-4192.
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    Score: 0.057
  42. Influence of Klebsiella pneumoniae and quinolone treatment on prognosis in patients with pancreatic cancer. Br J Surg. 2020 Sep 30.
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    Score: 0.056
  43. Neoplastic-Stromal Cell Cross-talk Regulates Matrisome Expression in Pancreatic Cancer. Mol Cancer Res. 2020 12; 18(12):1889-1902.
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    Score: 0.056
  44. Risk of malignancy in small pancreatic cysts decreases over time. Pancreatology. 2020 Sep; 20(6):1213-1217.
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    Score: 0.056
  45. Evaluation of Pathologic Response on Overall Survival After Neoadjuvant Therapy in Pancreatic Ductal Adenocarcinoma. Pancreas. 2020 08; 49(7):897-903.
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    Score: 0.055
  46. Reappraising the Concept of Conditional Survival After Pancreatectomy for Ductal Adenocarcinoma: A Bi-institutional Analysis. Ann Surg. 2020 06; 271(6):1148-1155.
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    Score: 0.055
  47. An elevated CA 19-9 is associated with invasive cancer and worse survival in IPMN. Pancreatology. 2020 Jun; 20(4):729-735.
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    Score: 0.054
  48. Variation in long-term oncologic outcomes by type of cancer center accreditation: An analysis of a SEER-Medicare population with pancreatic cancer. Am J Surg. 2020 07; 220(1):29-34.
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    Score: 0.054
  49. Impact of adjuvant therapy in patients with invasive intraductal papillary mucinous neoplasms of the pancreas. Pancreatology. 2020 Jun; 20(4):722-728.
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    Score: 0.054
  50. Main Pancreatic Duct to Parenchymal Thickness Ratio at Preoperative Imaging is Associated with Overall Survival in Upfront Resected Pancreatic Cancer. Ann Surg Oncol. 2020 May; 27(5):1606-1612.
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    Score: 0.053
  51. Does preoperative pharmacologic prophylaxis reduce the rate of venous thromboembolism in pancreatectomy patients? HPB (Oxford). 2020 07; 22(7):1020-1024.
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    Score: 0.053
  52. Diabetes mellitus is associated with unfavorable pathologic features, increased postoperative mortality, and worse long-term survival in resected pancreatic cancer. Pancreatology. 2020 Jan; 20(1):125-131.
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    Score: 0.053
  53. Association Between Pancreatic Fistula and Long-term Survival in the Era of Neoadjuvant Chemotherapy. JAMA Surg. 2019 10 01; 154(10):943-951.
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    Score: 0.052
  54. Intraoperative Fluid Administration and Surgical Outcomes Following Pancreaticoduodenectomy: External Validation at a Tertiary Referral Center. World J Surg. 2019 Mar; 43(3):929-936.
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    Score: 0.050
  55. Lower phosphate levels following pancreatectomy is associated with postoperative pancreatic fistula formation. HPB (Oxford). 2019 07; 21(7):834-840.
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    Score: 0.049
  56. Intraoperative Dexamethasone Decreases Infectious Complications After Pancreaticoduodenectomy and is Associated with Long-Term Survival in Pancreatic Cancer. Ann Surg Oncol. 2018 Dec; 25(13):4020-4026.
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    Score: 0.049
  57. Major Complications Independently Increase Long-Term Mortality After Pancreatoduodenectomy for Cancer. J Gastrointest Surg. 2019 10; 23(10):1984-1990.
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    Score: 0.049
  58. Ductal Carcinoma Arising in a Largely Unchanged Presumed Branch-duct IPMN After 10 Years of Surveillance. Ann Surg. 2017 Dec; 266(6):e38-e40.
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    Score: 0.046
  59. Intraductal Papillary Mucinous Neoplasm of the Pancreas in Young Patients: Tumor Biology, Clinical Features, and Survival Outcomes. J Gastrointest Surg. 2018 02; 22(2):226-234.
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    Score: 0.046
  60. Diabetes mellitus in intraductal papillary mucinous neoplasm of the pancreas is associated with high-grade dysplasia and invasive carcinoma. Pancreatology. 2017 Nov - Dec; 17(6):920-926.
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    Score: 0.045
  61. Tumor engraftment in patient-derived xenografts of pancreatic ductal adenocarcinoma is associated with adverse clinicopathological features and poor survival. PLoS One. 2017; 12(8):e0182855.
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    Score: 0.045
  62. Long-term Risk of Pancreatic Malignancy in Patients With Branch Duct Intraductal Papillary Mucinous Neoplasm in a Referral Center. Gastroenterology. 2017 11; 153(5):1284-1294.e1.
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    Score: 0.045
  63. Primary lymph node gastrinoma: A single institution experience. Surgery. 2017 11; 162(5):1088-1094.
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    Score: 0.045
  64. Potential impact of a volume pledge on spatial access: A population-level analysis of patients undergoing pancreatectomy. Surgery. 2017 08; 162(2):203-210.
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    Score: 0.044
  65. Preoperative biliary drainage does not increase major complications in pancreaticoduodenectomy: a large single center experience from the Massachusetts General Hospital. J Hepatobiliary Pancreat Sci. 2016 Mar; 23(3):181-7.
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    Score: 0.041
  66. Intraductal papillary mucinous neoplasms of the pancreas with concurrent pancreatic and periampullary neoplasms. Eur J Surg Oncol. 2016 Feb; 42(2):197-204.
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    Score: 0.040
  67. Patterns of Recurrence After Resection of IPMN: Who, When, and How? Ann Surg. 2015 Dec; 262(6):1108-14.
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    Score: 0.040
  68. Early Drain Removal--The Middle Ground Between the Drain Versus No Drain Debate in Patients Undergoing Pancreaticoduodenectomy: A Prospective Validation Study. Ann Surg. 2015 Aug; 262(2):378-83.
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    Score: 0.039
  69. Acute pancreatitis in intraductal papillary mucinous neoplasms: A common predictor of malignant intestinal subtype. Surgery. 2015 Nov; 158(5):1219-25.
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    Score: 0.039
  70. Effects of Comorbidities on Outcomes of Patients With Intraductal Papillary Mucinous Neoplasms. Clin Gastroenterol Hepatol. 2015 Oct; 13(10):1816-23.
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    Score: 0.039
  71. IPMN involving the main pancreatic duct: biology, epidemiology, and long-term outcomes following resection. Ann Surg. 2015 May; 261(5):976-83.
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    Score: 0.039
  72. Oncocytic-type intraductal papillary mucinous neoplasms: a unique malignant pancreatic tumor with good long-term prognosis. J Am Coll Surg. 2015 May; 220(5):839-44.
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    Score: 0.038
  73. High performing whipple patients: factors associated with short length of stay after open pancreaticoduodenectomy. J Gastrointest Surg. 2014 Oct; 18(10):1760-9.
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    Score: 0.037
  74. Not all mixed-type intraductal papillary mucinous neoplasms behave like main-duct lesions: implications of minimal involvement of the main pancreatic duct. Surgery. 2014 Sep; 156(3):611-21.
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    Score: 0.037
  75. Understanding hospital readmissions after pancreaticoduodenectomy: can we prevent them?: a 10-year contemporary experience with 1,173 patients at the Massachusetts General Hospital. J Gastrointest Surg. 2014 Jan; 18(1):137-44; discussion 144-5.
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    Score: 0.034
  76. Updated long-term outcomes and prognostic factors for patients with unresectable locally advanced pancreatic cancer treated with intraoperative radiotherapy at the Massachusetts General Hospital, 1978 to 2010. Cancer. 2013 Dec 01; 119(23):4196-204.
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    Score: 0.034
  77. Branch duct intraductal papillary mucinous neoplasms: does cyst size change the tip of the scale? A critical analysis of the revised international consensus guidelines in a large single-institutional series. Ann Surg. 2013 Sep; 258(3):466-75.
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    Score: 0.034
  78. N0/N1, PNL, or LNR? The effect of lymph node number on accurate survival prediction in pancreatic ductal adenocarcinoma. J Gastrointest Surg. 2013 Feb; 17(2):257-66.
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    Score: 0.033
  79. Targeting the MAGE A3 antigen in pancreatic cancer. Surgery. 2012 Sep; 152(3 Suppl 1):S13-8.
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    Score: 0.032
  80. 851 resected cystic tumors of the pancreas: a 33-year experience at the Massachusetts General Hospital. Surgery. 2012 Sep; 152(3 Suppl 1):S4-12.
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    Score: 0.032
  81. Intraductal papillary mucinous neoplasms: does a family history of pancreatic cancer matter? Pancreatology. 2012 Jul-Aug; 12(4):358-63.
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    Score: 0.032
  82. Pancreatic neuroendocrine tumors with involved surgical margins: prognostic factors and the role of adjuvant radiotherapy. Int J Radiat Oncol Biol Phys. 2012 Jul 01; 83(3):e337-43.
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    Score: 0.031
  83. Implications of incidentally discovered, nonfunctioning pancreatic endocrine tumors: short-term and long-term patient outcomes. Arch Surg. 2011 May; 146(5):534-8.
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    Score: 0.029
  84. Incidental pancreatic cysts: do we really know what we are watching? Pancreatology. 2010; 10(2-3):144-50.
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    Score: 0.027
  85. Invasive intraductal papillary mucinous carcinomas of the pancreas: predictors of survival and the role of lymph node ratio. Ann Surg. 2010 Mar; 251(3):477-82.
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    Score: 0.027
  86. Preoperative platelet count and survival prognosis in resected pancreatic ductal adenocarcinoma. World J Surg. 2008 Jun; 32(6):1051-6.
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    Score: 0.024
  87. Implications and management of pancreatic fistulas following pancreaticoduodenectomy: the Massachusetts General Hospital experience. Arch Surg. 2008 May; 143(5):476-81.
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    Score: 0.024
  88. Improved contemporary surgical management of insulinomas: a 25-year experience at the Massachusetts General Hospital. Ann Surg. 2008 Jan; 247(1):165-72.
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    Score: 0.023
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