Publications by authors named "Susanne Merkel"

76Publications

Defining early recurrence in patients with resected primary colorectal carcinoma and its respective risk factors.

Int J Colorectal Dis 2021 Jan 15. Epub 2021 Jan 15.

Department of Surgery, University Hospital Erlangen, Friedrich-Alexander-University of Erlangen-Nuremberg (FAU), Krankenhausstr. 12, 91054, Erlangen, Germany.

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January 2021

Donor Site Morbidity of Patients Receiving Vertical Rectus Abdominis Myocutaneous Flap for Perineal, Vaginal or Inguinal Reconstruction.

World J Surg 2021 Jan 29;45(1):132-140. Epub 2020 Sep 29.

Department of Surgery, University Medical Center Erlangen, Friedrich-Alexander-University Erlangen-Nürnberg, Krankenhausstrasse 12, 91054, Erlangen, Germany.

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January 2021

Multicenter International Society for Immunotherapy of Cancer Study of the Consensus Immunoscore for the Prediction of Survival and Response to Chemotherapy in Stage III Colon Cancer.

J Clin Oncol 2020 Nov 8;38(31):3638-3651. Epub 2020 Sep 8.

INSERM, Laboratory of Integrative Cancer Immunology, Paris, France.

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November 2020

The influence of postoperative complications on long-term prognosis in patients with colorectal carcinoma.

Int J Colorectal Dis 2020 Jun 14;35(6):1055-1066. Epub 2020 Mar 14.

Department of Surgery, Friedrich-Alexander-Universität Erlangen-Nürnberg, Erlangen, Germany.

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June 2020

Loss of enhancer of zeste homologue 2 (EZH2) at tumor invasion front is correlated with higher aggressiveness in colorectal cancer cells.

J Cancer Res Clin Oncol 2019 Sep 17;145(9):2227-2240. Epub 2019 Jul 17.

Experimental Tumorpathology, Institute of Pathology, Friedrich-Alexander-University of Erlangen-Nürnberg, Universitätsstr. 22, 91054, Erlangen, Germany.

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September 2019

Laparoscopic surgery for rectal cancer reveals comparable oncological outcome even in context of worse short-term results-long-term analysis of nearly 500 patients from two high-volume centers.

Int J Colorectal Dis 2019 Sep 15;34(9):1541-1550. Epub 2019 Jul 15.

Department of Surgery, University Hospital, Friedrich-Alexander-University Erlangen, Krankenhausstraße 12, 91054, Erlangen, Germany.

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September 2019

Prognostic subdivision of pT2 rectal carcinomas.

Int J Colorectal Dis 2019 Mar 4;34(3):409-415. Epub 2018 Dec 4.

Department of Surgery, Friedrich-Alexander-Universität Erlangen-Nürnberg, Krankenhausstr. 12, 91054, Erlangen, Germany.

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March 2019

Soluble intercellular adhesion molecule-1 is a prognostic marker in colorectal carcinoma.

Int J Colorectal Dis 2019 Feb 23;34(2):309-317. Epub 2018 Nov 23.

Department of Surgery, University Medical Center Erlangen, Friedrich-Alexander-University Erlangen-Nürnberg, Krankenhausstr. 12, 91054, Erlangen, Germany.

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February 2019

The influence of tumour site on prognosis in metastatic colorectal carcinomas with primary tumour resection.

Int J Colorectal Dis 2018 Sep 18;33(9):1215-1223. Epub 2018 Jun 18.

Department of Surgery, Friedrich-Alexander-Universität Erlangen-Nürnberg, Erlangen, Germany.

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September 2018

International validation of the consensus Immunoscore for the classification of colon cancer: a prognostic and accuracy study.

Authors:
Franck Pagès Bernhard Mlecnik Florence Marliot Gabriela Bindea Fang-Shu Ou Carlo Bifulco Alessandro Lugli Inti Zlobec Tilman T Rau Martin D Berger Iris D Nagtegaal Elisa Vink-Börger Arndt Hartmann Carol Geppert Julie Kolwelter Susanne Merkel Robert Grützmann Marc Van den Eynde Anne Jouret-Mourin Alex Kartheuser Daniel Léonard Christophe Remue Julia Y Wang Prashant Bavi Michael H A Roehrl Pamela S Ohashi Linh T Nguyen SeongJun Han Heather L MacGregor Sara Hafezi-Bakhtiari Bradly G Wouters Giuseppe V Masucci Emilia K Andersson Eva Zavadova Michal Vocka Jan Spacek Lubos Petruzelka Bohuslav Konopasek Pavel Dundr Helena Skalova Kristyna Nemejcova Gerardo Botti Fabiana Tatangelo Paolo Delrio Gennaro Ciliberto Michele Maio Luigi Laghi Fabio Grizzi Tessa Fredriksen Bénédicte Buttard Mihaela Angelova Angela Vasaturo Pauline Maby Sarah E Church Helen K Angell Lucie Lafontaine Daniela Bruni Carine El Sissy Nacilla Haicheur Amos Kirilovsky Anne Berger Christine Lagorce Jeffrey P Meyers Christopher Paustian Zipei Feng Carmen Ballesteros-Merino Jeroen Dijkstra Carlijn van de Water Shannon van Lent-van Vliet Nikki Knijn Ana-Maria Mușină Dragos-Viorel Scripcariu Boryana Popivanova Mingli Xu Tomonobu Fujita Shoichi Hazama Nobuaki Suzuki Hiroaki Nagano Kiyotaka Okuno Toshihiko Torigoe Noriyuki Sato Tomohisa Furuhata Ichiro Takemasa Kyogo Itoh Prabhu S Patel Hemangini H Vora Birva Shah Jayendrakumar B Patel Kruti N Rajvik Shashank J Pandya Shilin N Shukla Yili Wang Guanjun Zhang Yutaka Kawakami Francesco M Marincola Paolo A Ascierto Daniel J Sargent Bernard A Fox Jérôme Galon

Lancet 2018 05 10;391(10135):2128-2139. Epub 2018 May 10.

INSERM, Laboratory of Integrative Cancer Immunology, Paris, France; Université Paris Descartes, Sorbonne Paris Cité, Paris, France; Centre de Recherche des Cordeliers, Université Pierre et Marie Curie, Sorbonne Universités, Paris, France. Electronic address:

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May 2018

[Treatment and Prognosis of the Oldest Old with Colorectal Cancer].

Zentralbl Chir 2018 Apr 2;143(2):162-170. Epub 2018 May 2.

Klinik für Allgemein- und Viszeralchirurgie, Universitätsklinikum Erlangen, Deutschland.

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April 2018

Implementing complete mesocolic excision for colon cancer - mission completed?

Innov Surg Sci 2018 Mar 10;3(1):17-29. Epub 2018 Feb 10.

Department of Surgery, University Hospital Erlangen, Erlangen, Germany.

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March 2018

Survival analysis in rectal carcinoma after neoadjuvant chemoradiation: various methods with different results.

Int J Colorectal Dis 2017 Sep 20;32(9):1295-1301. Epub 2017 Jul 20.

Department of Surgery, Friedrich-Alexander-Universität Erlangen-Nürnberg, Erlangen, Germany.

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September 2017

Construction and analysis of tissue microarrays in the era of digital pathology: a pilot study targeting CDX1 and CDX2 in a colon cancer cohort of 612 patients.

J Pathol Clin Res 2017 Jan 13;3(1):58-70. Epub 2017 Jan 13.

Institute of PathologyFriedrich Alexander University Erlangen-NurembergErlangenGermany; Institute of PathologyUniversity BernBernSwitzerland.

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January 2017

MiRNA-21 Expression Decreases from Primary Tumors to Liver Metastases in Colorectal Carcinoma.

PLoS One 2016 4;11(2):e0148580. Epub 2016 Feb 4.

Clinic of Surgery, Friedrich-Alexander-Universität Erlangen-Nürnberg, Krankenhausstr. 12, 91054, Erlangen, Germany.

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July 2016

Batf-dependent Th17 cells critically regulate IL-23 driven colitis-associated colon cancer.

Gut 2016 07 2;65(7):1139-50. Epub 2015 Apr 2.

Department of Medicine 1, University Hospital Erlangen, University of Erlangen-Nuremberg, Kussmaul Campus for Medical Research, Erlangen, Germany Max Eder Research Group supported by the German Cancer Aid, University Hospital Erlangen, Erlangen, Germany.

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July 2016

Short- and long term effects of epidural analgesia on morbidity and mortality of esophageal cancer surgery.

Langenbecks Arch Surg 2015 Jan 21;400(1):19-26. Epub 2014 Sep 21.

Department of Anesthesiology, Friedrich-Alexander-Universität, Krankenhausstraße 12, Erlangen-Nürnberg, 91054, Bavaria, Germany,

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January 2015

Lymph node metastasis of carcinomas of transverse colon including flexures. Consideration of the extramesocolic lymph node stations.

Int J Colorectal Dis 2014 Oct 25;29(10):1223-9. Epub 2014 Jul 25.

Department of Surgery, University Hospital Erlangen, Krankenhausstr. 12, 91054, Erlangen, Germany,

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October 2014

Gastric cancer patients less than 50 years of age exhibit significant downregulation of E-cadherin and CDX2 compared to older reference populations.

Adv Med Sci 2014 Mar 28;59(1):142-6. Epub 2014 Mar 28.

Department of Experimental Surgery and Molecular Oncology of Solid Tumors, Medical Faculty Mannheim, University Heidelberg and DKFZ Heidelberg, Heidelberg, Germany.

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March 2014

Tumor regression grading after preoperative chemoradiotherapy for locally advanced rectal carcinoma revisited: updated results of the CAO/ARO/AIO-94 trial.

J Clin Oncol 2014 May 21;32(15):1554-62. Epub 2014 Apr 21.

Emmanouil Fokas and Claus Rödel, University of Frankfurt, Frankfurt; Torsten Liersch, Tim Beissbarth, Clemens Hess, Heinz Becker, and Michael Ghadimi, University Medical Center Göttingen, Göttingen; Rainer Fietkau, Werner Hohenberger, Susanne Merkel, and Rolf Sauer, University of Erlangen, Erlangen; Hans-Rudolf Raab, Oldenburg Hospital, Oldenburg; Christian Wittekind, University Hospital Leipzig, Leipzig, Germany; and Karl Mrak, Krankenhaus der Barmherzigen Brüder, St Veit, Austria.

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May 2014

Prognostic value of β1 integrin expression in colorectal liver metastases.

Int J Clin Exp Pathol 2014 15;7(1):288-300. Epub 2013 Dec 15.

Department of Surgery, University Hospital Erlangen Germany.

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September 2014

Reply to the letter written by Dr. Sung Uk Bae and Mr. Avanish Saklami.

Int J Colorectal Dis 2013 Nov 18;28(11):1599-600. Epub 2013 Jun 18.

Universitätsklinikum Erlangen, Erlangen, Germany,

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November 2013

Expression and localization of axin 2 in colorectal carcinoma and its clinical implication.

Int J Colorectal Dis 2013 Nov 24;28(11):1469-78. Epub 2013 May 24.

Division of Molecular and Experimental Surgery, University Medical Center Erlangen, Erlangen, Germany.

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November 2013

Prognosis of rectal carcinoma after multimodal treatment: ypTNM classification and tumor regression grading are essential.

Anticancer Res 2013 Feb;33(2):559-66

Department of Surgery, Universitätsklinikum Erlangen, Postfach 2306, D 91012 Erlangen, Germany.

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February 2013

Volume and outcome in rectal cancer surgery: the importance of quality management.

Int J Colorectal Dis 2013 Feb 10;28(2):197-206. Epub 2012 Nov 10.

Department of Surgery, Friedrich-Alexander-Universität Erlangen-Nürnberg, Krankenhausstr. 12, 91054, Erlangen, Germany.

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February 2013

Is coagulation factor VIII a useful marker for colorectal carcinoma?

Int J Biol Markers 2012 Jan-Mar;27(1):20-6

Department of Surgery, University Hospital, Friedrich-Alexander University, Erlangen, Germany.

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August 2012

Malignant melanoma of the skin: long-term follow-up and time to first recurrence.

World J Surg 2011 Mar;35(3):580-9

Department of Surgery, University Hospital Erlangen, 12 Krankenhausstrasse, Erlangen 91054, Germany.

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March 2011

Long-term outcome of hyperthermic isolated limb perfusion (HILP) in the treatment of locoregionally metastasised malignant melanoma of the extremities.

Int J Hyperthermia 2010 Feb;26(1):16-20

Department of General Surgery, University Medical Centre Erlangen, Friedrich-Alexander-University Erlangen-Nuremberg, Erlangen, Germany.

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February 2010

Regional lymph node metastasis and locoregional recurrence of rectal carcinoma in the era of TME [corrected] surgery. Implications for treatment decisions.

Int J Colorectal Dis 2010 Mar 10;25(3):359-68. Epub 2009 Dec 10.

Department of Surgery, University Hospital, Krankenhausstr. 12, 91054, Erlangen, Germany.

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March 2010

Multivisceral resection for colon carcinoma.

Dis Colon Rectum 2009 Aug;52(8):1381-6

Department of Surgery, University of Erlangen-Nuremberg, Erlangen, Germany.

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August 2009

Quality management in rectal carcinoma: what is feasible?

Int J Colorectal Dis 2009 Aug 2;24(8):931-42. Epub 2009 Jun 2.

Department of Surgery, University Hospital Erlangen, Erlangen, Germany.

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August 2009

Cdc2 as prognostic marker in stage UICC II colon carcinomas.

Eur J Cancer 2009 May 14;45(8):1466-73. Epub 2009 Feb 14.

Department of Surgery, Friedrich-Alexander University, Erlangen-Nuremberg, Germany.

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May 2009

Lymph node dissection in rectal carcinoma: TME and what else?

Onkologie 2009 Feb 20;32(1-2):57-61. Epub 2009 Jan 20.

Department of Surgery, Friedrich-Alexander-Universität Erlangen-Nürnberg, Krankenhausstrasse 12, Erlangen, Germany.

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February 2009

Resectability of pancreatic adenocarcinoma: assessment using multidetector-row computed tomography with multiplanar reformations.

Abdom Imaging 2009 Jan-Feb;34(1):75-80

Institute for Diagnostic Radiology, Friedrich-Alexander University of Erlangen-Nuremberg, Erlangen, Germany.

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March 2009

Definition of elective lymphatic target volume in ductal carcinoma of the pancreatic head based on histopathologic analysis.

Int J Radiat Oncol Biol Phys 2005 Jul;62(4):1021-9

Department of Radiation Oncology, Friedrich-Alexander University of Erlangen-Nuremberg, Universitätstrasse 27, 91054 Erlangen-Nuremberg, Germany.

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July 2005

Confusion by frequent changes in staging of exocrine pancreatic carcinoma.

Pancreas 2004 Oct;29(3):171-8

Department of Surgery, University of Erlangen, Erlangen, Germany. susanne.

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October 2004

Primary signet-ring cell carcinoma of the colorectum.

Langenbecks Arch Surg 2004 Jun 14;389(3):178-83. Epub 2004 May 14.

Department of Surgery, University of Erlangen-Nuremburg, Krankenhausstrasse 12, 91054 Erlangen, Germany.

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June 2004

Does anastomotic leakage affect functional outcome after rectal resection for cancer?

Langenbecks Arch Surg 2003 Feb 7;387(11-12):406-10. Epub 2003 Feb 7.

Department of Surgery, University of Erlangen-Nuremburg, Krankenhausstrasse 12, 91054, Erlangen, Germany.

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February 2003

Lymph node dissection for clinically evident lymph node metastases of malignant melanoma.

Eur J Surg Oncol 2002 Jun;28(4):424-30

Department of Surgery, University of Erlangen, Erlangen, Germany.

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June 2002

Prediction of distant metastases after curative surgery for rectal cancer.

J Surg Res 2002 Mar;103(1):68-78

Department of Surgery, Biometry and Epidemiology of the University of Erlangen, Erlangen, D-91054 Germany.

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March 2002