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      Association of Fokl and PvuII polymorphisms with breast cancer staging and survival among Caucasian women: A prospective study 

      Yiallourou, Anneza I.; Ekonomou, Emmanouel; Tsamadias, V.; Nastos, Constantinos; Karapanos, Konstantinos; Papaconstantinou, Ioannis; Theodosopoulos, Theodosios; Contis, John; Papalarabros, E.; Voros, Dionysios; Psychogios, J. (2014)
      Purpose: Both vitamin D and estrogens play an important role in breast cell growth and differentiation. Therefore, we hypothesized that Fokl polymorphism in the Vitamin D Receptor (VDR) gene, as well as PvuII polymorphism ...
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      Combination of right nephrectomy and total pancreaticoduodenectomy for von hippel-lindau disease 

      Arkadopoulos, Nikolaos; Karapanos, Konstantinos; Stafyla, V. K.; Yiallourou, Anneza I.; Koureas, Andreas; Kondi-Pafiti, Agathi; Smyrniotis, V. (2010)
      Context Von Hippel-Lindau disease is an inherited syndrome of multiorgan neoplasia caused by a germline mutation in the von Hippel-Lindau gene and can include central nervous system tumors, renal cell carcinomas and benign ...
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      Extraovarian peritoneal serous papillary carcinoma mimicking colonic obstruction 

      Theodosopoulos, Theodosios; Marinis, Athanasios; Yiallourou, Anneza I.; Dafnios, Nicolaos; Kondi-Pafiti, Agathi; Vassiliou, Ioannis; Smyrniotis, V.; Karapanos, Konstantinos (2008)
      Involvement of the colon by extraovarian peritoneal serous papillary carcinoma (EPSPC) is considered as rare. During a 10-year period the records of five female patients with a mean age of 734 years who were admitted for ...
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      Recurrent pulmonary embolism due to giant hepatic hamangioma treated with hepatectomy under vascular exclusion 

      Arkadopoulos, Nikolaos; Stafyla, V. K.; Karapanos, Konstantinos; Yiallourou, Anneza I.; Koureas, Andreas; Kondi-Pafiti, Agathi; Smyrniotis, V. (2010)
      Giant hepatic hemangiomas are benign tumors that measure more than 4 cm and are usually asymptomatic. Pulmonary embolism (PE) is an extremely rare manifestation of giant hepatic hemangiomas. We report a case of a 44-year-old ...