Right Colon Cancer Surgery: Current State

Posted On 2020-02-04 07:36:59

This focused issue on “Right Colon Cancer Surgery: Current State” is edited by Dr. Roberto Bergamaschi, from New York Medical College, Westchester Medical Center, New York, NY, USA; and Dr. Mahir Gachabayov, from Vladimir City Clinical Hospital of Emergency Medicine, Vladimir, Russia.

Dr. Roberto Bergamaschi was a tenured professor and chief of the Division of Colorectal Surgery at the State University of New York in Stony Brook, NY. In 2017, Dr. Bergamaschi accepted a position as chief of the Section of Colorectal Surgery, Department of Surgery at Westchester Medical Center and Professor of Surgery with Tenure at New York Medical College in Valhalla, NY. Dr. Bergamaschi’s expertise is in colorectal surgery and diseases of the colon, rectum and anus with a focus on robotic and laparoscopic surgery.

Dr. Mahir Gachabayov graduated from Azerbaijan Medical University in 2006. He is an attending surgeon in Vladimir City Clinical Hospital of Emergency Medicine. Dr. Gachabayov is member of several international societies and national delegate of Russian Federation in World Society of Emergency Surgery. anatomy and on abdominal wall anatomy and CT imaging in hernia patients.

Right colon cancer surgery: current state
Guy R. Orangio

Original Article
The effect of vascular anatomy and gender on bowel function after right colectomy with extended D3-mesenterectomy
Yngve Thorsen, Bojan V. Stimec, Jonas Christoffer Lindstrom, Dejan Ignjatovic

Review Article
History of right colectomy for cancer
Carmen F. Fong, Marvin L. Corman

Laparoscopic-assisted colonoscopic polypectomy: a review
Bobby Darnell Robinson, Susan Stafford, Rahila Essani

The impact of D2 lymphadenectomy on pathology understaging of right colon cancer
Fabio Carbone, Ahmad Alsaleh, Shahnawaz Rasheed, Paris Tekkis, Christos Kontovounisios

Complete mesocolic excision for right colon cancer
Serkan Zenger, Emre Balik, Dursun Bugra

D3 lymphadenectomy for right colon cancer
Marcin Włodarczyk, Jakub Włodarczyk, Radzisław Trzciński, Michał Mik, Łukasz Dziki, Adam Dziki

Right sided colon cancer and peritoneal carcinomatosis
Xiang-Da Dong

Preoperative instructions and postoperative care in the 21st century
David E. Kearney, David Liska, Stefan D. Holubar

What are the benefits of laparoscopic-assisted right colectomy with extracorporeal ileocolic anastomosis as compared to open thru minilaparotomy?
Lubomir Martinek

Is there any role for single-port right colectomy for cancer?
Talal Alzghari, Gokhan Ozuner

What does robotic right colectomy add to its laparoscopic counterpart?
Cihad Tatar, Turgut Bora Cengiz, Emre Gorgun

What is the best surgical option for the resection of transverse colon cancer?
Aleix Martínez-Pérez, Elisa Reitano, Paschalis Gavriilidis, Pietro Genova, Paolo Moroni, Riccardo Memeo, Francesco Brunetti, Nicola de’Angelis

What is the added value of intraoperative indocyanine-green in right colectomy for cancer?
Simona Macina, Luigi Boni, Massimiliano Della Porta, Ludovica Baldari, Elisa Cassinotti

The series “Right Colon Cancer Surgery: Current State” was commissioned by the editorial office, Annals of Laparoscopic and Endoscopic Surgery without any sponsorship or funding. Roberto Bergamaschi and Mahir Gachabayov served as the unpaid Guest Editors for the series.