Publications and Research

Surgery Department publications
  • How does preoperative radiotherapy affect the rate of sphincter-sparing surgery in rectal cancer? Baker B, Salameh H, Al-Salman M, Daoud F. Surg Oncol. Sep;21(3):e103-9, 2012. PMID:  22534311
  • Phyllodes Tumor of the Breast: Role of CD10 in Predicting Metastasis. Al-Masri M, Darwazeh G, Sawalhi S, Mughrabi A, Sughayer M, Al-Shatti M. Ann Surg Oncol. Apr;19(4):1181-4, 2012. PMID: 22006372
  • Predictors of the Development of Surgical Complications among Hematopoietic Stem Cell Transplantation Recipients. Anabtawi I, Abdelrahman F, Alomari A, Ba'ba' M, Al Masri M. World J Surg. May;36(5):1003-10, 2012. PMID: 22374543
  • A Large Gastrointestinal Stromal Tumor of the Duodenum: A Case Report. Morcos B, Al-Ahmad F. J Med Case Rep. Sep 14;5:457, 2011. PMID: 21917160
  • Characteristics of and Therapeutic Options for Contralateral Axillary Lymph node Metastasis in Breast Cancer. Morcos B, Jaradat I, El-Ghanem M. Eur J Surg Oncol. May;37(5):418-21, 2011. PMID: 21316187
  • Management of Cancer Curing Pregnancy: Obstetric and Neonatal Outcomes. Lataifeh IM, Al Masri M, Barahmeh S, Otay L, Obeidat N, Badran O, Darwazeh G, Jaradat I. Int J Gynecol Cancer. Aug;21(6):1159-64, 2011. PMID: 21792019
  • Metastasis to the Popliteal Lymph Nodes in Lower Extremity Melanoma and their Management. Morcos B, Al-Ahmad F. Surg Oncol. Jun;20(2):e119-22, 2011. PMID: 21406327
  • Popliteal Lymph Node Dissection for Metastatic Squamous Cell Carcinoma: A Case Report of an Uncommon Procedure for an Uncommon Presentation. Morcos B, Hashem S, Al-Ahmad F. World J Surg Oncol. 9: 130, 2011. PMCID: PMC3206843
  • Surgical Complications Related to Hematopoietic Stem Cell Transplantation. Anabtawi I, Abdel-Rahman F, Al Masri M. Eur J Surg Oncol. Jul;37(7):576-82, 2011. PMID: 21420823
  • Ectopic Pancreatic Tissue in the Thoracic Cavity: Report of Two Cases. Fayoumi S, Al-Husseini L, Jalil R, Abbasi S. Ann Thorac Surg. Aug;90(2):e25-7, 2010. PMID: 20667307
  • Idiopathic Retroperitoneal Fibrosis of the Pancreas versus Pancreatic Carcinoma. Baker B, Salameh H, Daoud F. Ann R Coll Surg Engl. Oct;92(7):W1-2, 2010. PMID: 20699053
  • Ileocaecal Intussusception Secondary to Metastatic Phyllodes Tumor of the Breast. Morcos BB, Baker B, Hashem SA. Ann R Coll Surg Engl. Sep;92(6):W29-30, 2010. PMID: 20573310
  • Late Complications and Survival of Endoprosthetic Reconstruction after Resection of Bone Tumors.  Shehadeh A, Noveau J, Malawer M, Henshaw R. Clin Orthop Relat Res. Nov;468(11):2885-95, 2010. PMID: 20625951
  • Lymph Node Yield in Rectal Cancer Surgery: Effect of Preoperative Chemoradiotherapy. Morcos B, Baker B, Al Masri M, Haddad H, Hashem S. Eur J Surg Oncol. Apr;36(4):345-9, 2010. PMID: 20071133
  • Papillary Thyroid Carcinoma Arising from Mature Cystic Teratoma of the Ovary. Lataifeh I, Abdel-Hadi M, Morcos B, Sughayer M, Barahmeh S. J Obstet Gynaecol. 30(8):884-6, 2010. PMID: 21126146
  • Stage III Squamous Cell Carcinoma of the Vulva with Groin Nodes Metastasis in a Patient with Epidermolysis Bullosa. Lataifeh I, Barahmeh S, Amarin Z, Jaradat I. Obstet Gynaecol. 30(7):750-2, 2010. PMID: 20925636
  • Perineal Hernia, Another Incisional Hernia? Morcos B, Al-Masri M, Baker B. Indian J Surg. June; 71(3): 112–116, 2009.
    PMCID: PMC3452485
  • Telangiecatatic Osteosarcoma of the Patella. Shehadeh AM, Haiba MA, Henshaw RM, Lack E. Orthopedics. Aug;31(8):808, 2008. PMID: 19292411
  • Closure of Tracheogastric Fistula by Video-assisted Tracheoscopy, Direct Repair, and Self-expandable Titanium Stent in a Patient with Total Laryngopharyngoesophagectomy. Fayoumi S, Sawalhi S. J Thorac Cardiovasc Surg. Apr;133(4):1103-4, 2007. PMID: 17382667
  • Stage IIB Carcinoma of the Cervix that is Associated with Pelvic Kidney: A Therapeutic Dilemma. Fayoumi S, Sawalhi S. J Thorac Cardiovasc Surg. Apr;133(4):1103-4, 2007. PMID: 18060936