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https://www.readbyqxmd.com/read/29138825/utility-of-mir%C3%A2-133a%C3%A2-3p-as-a-diagnostic-indicator-for-hepatocellular-carcinoma-an-investigation-combined-with-geo-tcga-meta%C3%A2-analysis-and-bioinformatics
#1
Hai-Wei Liang, Xia Yang, Dong-Yue Wen, Li Gao, Xiang-Yu Zhang, Zhi-Hua Ye, Jie Luo, Zu-Yun Li, Yun He, Yu-Yan Pang, Gang Chen
Increasing evidence has demonstrated that microRNA (miR)‑133a‑3p is an important regulator of hepatocellular carcinoma (HCC). In the present study, the diagnostic role of miR‑133a‑3p in HCC, and the potential functional pathways, were both explored based on publicly available data. Eligible microarray datasets were collected from NCBI Gene Expression Omnibus (GEO) database and ArrayExpress database. The data related to HCC and matched adjacent normal tissues were also downloaded from The Cancer Genome Atlas (TCGA)...
November 14, 2017: Molecular Medicine Reports
https://www.readbyqxmd.com/read/29135366/radiofrequency-ablation-versus-hepatic-resection-for-small-hepatocellular-carcinoma-systematic-review-of-randomized-controlled-trials-with-meta-analysis-and-trial-sequential-analysis
#2
Xiao-Lin Xu, Xiao-Di Liu, Ming Liang, Bao-Ming Luo
Purpose To compare the benefits and harms of radiofrequency ablation (RFA) and hepatic resection (HR) and to test the consistency of currently available evidence. Materials and Methods PubMed, Embase, and the Cochrane Library were systematically searched for randomized controlled trials (RCTs) that compared the effects of HR and RFA for Barcelona Clinic Liver Cancer very early or early stage hepatocellular carcinoma (HCC). The primary outcome was overall survival, and secondary outcomes were recurrence rate, complication rate, and hospitalization duration...
November 13, 2017: Radiology
https://www.readbyqxmd.com/read/29135098/meta-analysis-of-laparoscopic-vs-open-liver-resection-for-hepatocellular-carcinoma-the-european-experience
#3
Georgios C Sotiropoulos, Anastasia Prodromidou, Nikolaos Machairas
PURPOSE: The aim of this meta-analysis of studies conducted in Europe was to evaluate the effect of laparoscopic liver resection (LLR) on short- and long-term outcomes compared to open liver resection (OLR) in patients operated for hepatocellular carcinoma (HCC). METHODS: An electronic literature search was conducted in order to identify studies comparing LLR and OLR. Short-term outcomes evaluated included operative time, blood loss, need for transfusion, R0 resection, resection margin width, length of hospital stay, morbidity and 30-day postoperative mortality...
September 2017: Journal of B.U.ON.: Official Journal of the Balkan Union of Oncology
https://www.readbyqxmd.com/read/29133822/a-non-smooth-tumor-margin-on-preoperative-imaging-assesses-microvascular-invasion-of-hepatocellular-carcinoma-a-systematic-review-and-meta-analysis
#4
HangTong Hu, Qiao Zheng, Yang Huang, Xiao Wen Huang, Zhi Cheng Lai, JingYa Liu, XiaoYan Xie, Shi Ting Feng, Wei Wang, Ming De Lu
Microvascular invasion (MVI) is rarely diagnosed preoperatively in hepatocellular carcinoma (HCC). The aim of this meta-analysis is to assess the diagnostic power of a non-smooth tumor margin on preoperative imaging for MVI. We performed a literature search using the PubMed, Embase and Cochrane Library databases, and 11 studies were included involving 618 MVI-positive cases and 1030 MVI-negative cases. Considerable heterogeneity was found, and was indicated to be attributable to the mean patient ages in the included studies...
November 13, 2017: Scientific Reports
https://www.readbyqxmd.com/read/29127520/association-between-mir-146a-rs2910164-polymorphism-and-specific-cancer-susceptibility-an-updated-meta-analysis
#5
REVIEW
Xia Hao, Lingzi Xia, Ruoyi Qu, Xianglin Yang, Min Jiang, Baosen Zhou
The rapidly increasing of cancer risk nationwide and worldwide has threatened human health and caused the changes of disease and death spectrum. MicroRNA (MiRNA) as cancer biomarker on susceptibility has enjoyed a high level of concern. This article will discuss the association between miR-146 rs2910164 polymorphism and cancer susceptibility in 38 independent case-control studies from 34905 individuals. The 38 case-control studies which were searched from PubMed were used for conducting a meta-analysis. There were 14670 cases and 20235 controls...
November 10, 2017: Familial Cancer
https://www.readbyqxmd.com/read/29113370/serum-insulin-like-growth-factor-1-and-its-binding-protein-3-as-prognostic-factors-for-the-incidence-progression-and-outcome-of-hepatocellular-carcinoma-a-systematic-review-and-meta-analysis
#6
Jing Wang, Yu-Chuan Li, Min Deng, Hai-Yin Jiang, Li-Hua Guo, Wen-Juan Zhou, Bing Ruan
Purpose: Previous studies have supported an association between serum insulin-like growth factor-1 (IGF1) and IGF-binding protein 3 (IGFBP3) levels and hepatocellular carcinoma (HCC), but the results were inaccurate. It has recently been proposed that IGF1 and IGFBP3 play roles in the time-to-progression (TTP) and overall survival (OS) of HCC patients. Our results revealed that serum IGF1 level is predictive of the progression and survival of HCC patients. Results: HCC was associated with a significant reduction in serum IGF-1 and IGFBP-3 levels compared to cirrhosis (p = 0...
October 6, 2017: Oncotarget
https://www.readbyqxmd.com/read/29112905/determinants-of-hair-cortisol-concentration-in-children-a-systematic-review
#7
REVIEW
N A Gray, A Dhana, L Van Der Vyver, J Van Wyk, N P Khumalo, D J Stein
BACKGROUND: Several factors are known contribute to hair cortisol concentration (HCC) in adults. However, there is less research on determinants of HCC in children and adolescents. HCC is a valuable tool for medical research pertaining to the hypothalamic-pituitary-adrenal (HPA) axis. This review aims to assess the extent to which established determinants of HCC in adults have been consistently reported in children (birth - 18 years) and to identify determinants of HCC specific to this age group...
November 2, 2017: Psychoneuroendocrinology
https://www.readbyqxmd.com/read/29110700/transcatheter-arterial-chemoembolization-plus-sorafenib-versus-transcatheter-arterial-chemoembolization-alone-to-treat-advanced-hepatocellular-carcinoma-a-meta-analysis
#8
Rong Cai, Rongfeng Song, Pengfei Pang, Yan Yan, Yifeng Liao, Cuiling Zhou, Shuncong Wang, Xiuling Zhou, Huaping Wang, Hongyu Zhang, Huanhuan Sun, Haiqing Ma
BACKGROUND: Many studies have combined sorafenib with transcatheter arterial chemoembolization (TACE) to treat patients with advanced hepatocellular carcinoma (HCC), but the results are disputable. Thus, we conducted this meta-analysis to assess the efficacy and safety of the combination treatment in patients with advanced HCC. METHODS: Clinical data were collected from a computer search of literature published from January 2009 to June 2016 in PubMed, Web of Science, the Cochrane Library, China National Knowledge Infrastructure (CNKI), Wan Fang and the China Science and Technology Journal Database (CSTJ)...
November 6, 2017: BMC Cancer
https://www.readbyqxmd.com/read/29108203/-association-between-mir-146a-single-nucleotide-polymorphism-and-genetic-susceptibility-to-hepatocellular-carcinoma-a-meta-analysis
#9
L H Zhang, C Y Zhang, X Z Dai, J Zhang, F Zhang
Objective: To investigate the association between miR-146a single nucleotide polymorphism and genetic susceptibility to hepatocellular carcinoma (HCC). Methods: PubMed, Web of Science, Cochrane Library, Wanfang Data, and Google Scholar were searched for case-control studies on the association between miR-146a single nucleotide polymorphism and genetic susceptibility to HCC published up to October, 2016 in Chinese or English. The Q-statistics test was used to evaluate the heterogeneity of these articles. Results: A total of 18 articles with 5 610 cases and 7 531 controls were included for the meta-analysis...
October 20, 2017: Zhonghua Gan Zang Bing za Zhi, Zhonghua Ganzangbing Zazhi, Chinese Journal of Hepatology
https://www.readbyqxmd.com/read/29100442/evaluating-the-prognostic-value-of-mir-148-152-family-in-cancers-based-on-a-systemic-review-of-observational-studies
#10
Fujiao Duan, Weigang Liu, Xiaoli Fu, Yajing Feng, Liping Dai, Shuli Cui, Zhenxing Yang
Background: The prognostic significance of MicroRNA-148/152 (miR-148/152) family expression in various cancers has been investigated by many studies with inconsistent results. To address this issue, we performed a meta-analysis to clarify this relationship. Materials and Methods: Eligible studies were recruited by a systematic literature search and assessed the quality of included studies based on Quality In Prognosis Studies (QUIPS) and Newcastle-Ottawa Scale (NOS)...
September 29, 2017: Oncotarget
https://www.readbyqxmd.com/read/29093570/progressive-and-prognosis-value-of-notch-receptors-and-ligands-in-hepatocellular-carcinoma-a-systematic-review-and-meta-analysis
#11
Yingshi Zhang, Dandan Li, Fan Feng, Li An, Fuhai Hui, Dasheng Dang, Qingchun Zhao
Hepatocellular carcinoma (HCC) is not sensitive to radiotherapy and chemotherapy and experiences postoperative relapse extremely easy, which is the major cause of the high mortality rate. The Notch signaling pathway is expected to become a new target for the biological treatment of HCC. We searched databases for studies that evaluated the expression of Notch receptors and/or ligands in human HCC tissue. The search yielded 15 studies that enrolled 1643 patients. Compared with non-HCC tissues, Notch 1 was associated with a higher expression level (odds risk 1...
November 1, 2017: Scientific Reports
https://www.readbyqxmd.com/read/29082223/healthcare-costs-of-transarterial-chemoembolization-in-the-treatment-of-hepatocellular-carcinoma
#12
Waleed Fateen, Farooq Khan, Richard J O'NeiSSll, Martin W James, Stephen D Ryder, Guruprasad P Aithal
BACKGROUND: A meta-analysis comparing drug-eluting beads transarterial chemoembolization (DEB-TACE) with conventional transarterial chemoembolization (cTACE) has recently been published. On balance, no significant differences were found in terms of objective response and overall survival. The impact on healthcare costs had been studied in small series based on a hypothetical model and was in favor of DEB-TACE. We aimed to evaluate and compare health-care costs and effectiveness of both modalities in a cohort of patients from Nottingham, UK...
2017: Journal of Hepatocellular Carcinoma
https://www.readbyqxmd.com/read/29073257/efficacy-and-safety-of-anatomic-resection-versus-nonanatomic-resection-in-patients-with-hepatocellular-carcinoma-a-systemic-review-and-meta-analysis
#13
Yifei Tan, Wei Zhang, Li Jiang, Jiayin Yang, Lunan Yan
BACKGROUND: The surgical decision of performing anatomic resection (AR) or nonanatomic resection (NAR) in patients with hepatocellular carcinoma remains controversial. The aim of the current study is to conduct a meta-analysis on published results to compare surgical outcomes after AR and NAR. METHODS: A comprehensive search of the Pubmed, Ovid-Medline, Embase, Cochrane library, and Science Citation indexes was performed. Overall and disease free survival (DFS), perioperative mortality and morbidity were the main outcomes...
2017: PloS One
https://www.readbyqxmd.com/read/29063876/prevalence-of-hepatitis-b-and-hepatitis-c-virus-co-infection-in-india-a-systematic-review-and-meta-analysis
#14
REVIEW
Prabha Desikan, Zeba Khan
Hepatitis B virus (HBV) and hepatitis C virus (HCV) have several important similarities including worldwide distribution, hepato-tropism, similar modes of transmission and the ability to induce chronic infection that may lead to liver cirrhosis and hepatocellular carcinoma. Since both viruses are individually known to cause the pathologies mentioned above, co-infection with both HBV and HCV would be expected to be linked with higher morbidity as well as mortality and impact healthcare resource utilisation. Precise estimate of the prevalence of HBV/HCV co-infection would be needed to formulate policy decisions and plan communal health interventions...
July 2017: Indian Journal of Medical Microbiology
https://www.readbyqxmd.com/read/29042794/comparison-of-microwave-ablation-and-hepatic-resection-for-hepatocellular-carcinoma-a-meta-analysis
#15
REVIEW
Manka Zhang, Huimin Ma, Jian Zhang, Lingling He, Xiaohui Ye, Xin Li
BACKGROUND AND AIMS: Hepatic resection (HRN) and microwave ablation (MWA) have significant advantages in treating hepatocellular carcinoma; however, it remains unclear which way produces better outcomes. This meta-analysis of cohort studies compared the treatments in terms of effectiveness and safety. METHODS: Six electronic databases (PubMed, Medline, EMBASE, Web of Science, EBSCO, and The Cochrane Library) were retrieved for studies comparing MWA and HRN. The meta-analysis was conducted based on statement of preferred reporting items for systematic reviews and meta-analyses...
2017: OncoTargets and Therapy
https://www.readbyqxmd.com/read/29039502/long-non%C3%A2-coding-rna-hottip-promotes-hepatocellular-carcinoma-tumorigenesis-and-development-a-comprehensive-investigation-based-on-bioinformatics-qrt%C3%A2-pcr-and-meta%C3%A2-analysis-of-393-cases
#16
Yu Zhang, Jia-Cheng Huang, Kai-Teng Cai, Xi-Bing Yu, You-Rong Chen, Wen-Ya Pan, Ze-Liang He, Jun Lv, Zhen-Bo Feng, Gang Chen
HOTTIP functions as an independent biomarker in multiple cancers. However, the role of HOTTIP in hepatocellular carcinoma (HCC) remains unclear. In this study, we sought to investigate the HOTTIP expression in HCC and normal liver. We combined quantitative reverse transcription-polymerase chain reactions (qRT‑PCR), Gene Expression Omnibus (GEO) and The Cancer Genome Atlas (TCGA), Multi Experiment Matrix (MEM) and Oncomine database to assess the clinical role and the potential molecular mechanism of HOTTIP in HCC...
October 16, 2017: International Journal of Oncology
https://www.readbyqxmd.com/read/29033583/the-effects-of-nonsteroidal-anti-inflammatory-drugs-in-the-incident-and-recurrent-risk-of-hepatocellular-carcinoma-a-meta-analysis
#17
Qing Pang, Hao Jin, Kai Qu, Zhongran Man, Yong Wang, Song Yang, Lei Zhou, Huichun Liu
BACKGROUND: Recent studies have showed that nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory drugs (NSAIDs) could reduce the risk of several types of cancer. However, epidemiological evidence of the association between NSAIDs intake and the risk of hepatocellular carcinoma (HCC) remains controversial. METHODS: To assess the preventive benefit of NSAIDs in HCC, we simultaneously searched the databases of PubMed, EmBase, Web of Science, and Scopus and screened eligible publications...
2017: OncoTargets and Therapy
https://www.readbyqxmd.com/read/29029523/systematic-review-and-meta-analysis-of-the-utility-of-long-non-coding-rna-gas5-as-a-diagnostic-and-prognostic-cancer-biomarker
#18
Wei Li, Na Li, Ke Shi, Qiong Chen
The growth arrest-specific 5 transcript (GAS5) is a long non-coding RNA (lncRNA) involved in the control of cell cycle progression and apoptosis in a wide variety of cells. To determine the clinical value of GAS5 expression in cancer patients, we performed a systematic review and meta-analysis exploring its association with the diagnosis, prognosis, and clinicopathological characteristics of cancer. Ten articles on prognosis, 15 on clinicopathology, and 5 on diagnosis were analyzed. Overall results showed that decreased GAS5 expression associated with unfavorable overall survival (OS) (HR = 2...
September 12, 2017: Oncotarget
https://www.readbyqxmd.com/read/29029522/circulating-mirnas-as-novel-diagnostic-biomarkers-in-hepatocellular-carcinoma-detection-a-meta-analysis-based-on-24-articles
#19
Yan Ding, Jia-Lai Yan, An-Ning Fang, Wei-Feng Zhou, Ling Huang
The diagnostic value and suitability of circulating miRNAs for the detection of hepatocellular carcinoma have been inconsistent in the literature. A meta-analysis is used to systematically evaluate the diagnostic value of circulating miRNAs. Eligible studies were selected and the heterogeneity was assessed by subgroup analysis, meta-regression, and publication bias. After strictly and comprehensive screening, the source methods, internal reference and the cut-off values of the included miRNAs were first listed...
September 12, 2017: Oncotarget
https://www.readbyqxmd.com/read/29029519/genetic-polymorphisms-in-human-udp-glucuronosyltransferases-1a7-and-the-risk-of-gastrointestinal-carcinomas-a-systematic-review-and-network-meta-analysis
#20
Yingshi Zhang, Jun Hou, Fan Feng, Dandan Li, Qiyu Jiang, Xiaojuan Li, Qingchun Zhao, Bo-An Li
OBJECTIVE: To identify the association between gastrointestinal carcinomas (GIC) risk and UDP-glucuronosyltransferases (UGTs) 1A7 polymorphisms through a systematic review and network meta-analysis. RESULTS: Seventeen studies were eligible, which included 7738 patients and 18 analyses. First, it was found that compared with non-cancer participants, UGT1A7*1 were significantly decreased in cancer patient groups, especially in hepatocellular carcinoma, colorectal carcinoma, and Asian population groups; UGT1A7*2 was significantly increased in hepatocellular carcinoma and Asian population groups; and UGT1A7*3 was significantly increased in hepatocellular carcinoma, colorectal carcinoma, Caucasian, and Asian population groups...
September 12, 2017: Oncotarget
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