C Scheuba

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Affiliation: Medical University of Vienna
Country: Austria

Publications

  1. doi request reprint Sporadic hypercalcitoninemia: clinical and therapeutic consequences
    C Scheuba
    Department of Surgery, Medical University of Vienna, Wahringer Gurtel 18 20, A 1090 Vienna, Austria
    Endocr Relat Cancer 16:243-53. 2009
  2. ncbi request reprint Medullary thyroid microcarcinoma recommendations for treatment - a single-center experience
    Christian Scheuba
    Section of Endocrine Surgery, Division of General Surgery, Department of Surgery, Medical University of Vienna, Vienna, Austria
    Surgery 142:1003-10; discussion 1010.e1-3. 2007
  3. ncbi request reprint The value of intraoperative pentagastrin testing in medullary thyroid cancer
    Christian Scheuba
    Section of Endocrine Surgery, Division of General Surgery, Department of Surgery, Medical University of Vienna, Vienna, Austria
    Surgery 141:166-71; discussion 171-2. 2007
  4. ncbi request reprint Desmoplastic stromal reaction in medullary thyroid cancer-an intraoperative "marker" for lymph node metastases
    Christian Scheuba
    Section of Endocrine Surgery, Division of General Surgery, Department of Surgery, Medical University of Vienna, Waehringer Gurtel 18 20, A 1090, Vienna, Austria
    World J Surg 30:853-9. 2006
  5. ncbi request reprint Prevalence of C-cell hyperplasia in patients with normal basal and pentagastrin-stimulated calcitonin
    C Scheuba
    Department of Surgery, University of Vienna, Austria
    Thyroid 10:413-6. 2000
  6. ncbi request reprint Importance of tumour size in papillary and follicular thyroid cancer
    C Passler
    Section of Endocrine Surgery, Division of General Surgery, Department of Surgery, University of Vienna, Medical School, Vienna, Austria
    Br J Surg 92:184-9. 2005
  7. doi request reprint Desmoplasia in medullary thyroid carcinoma: a reliable indicator of metastatic potential
    O Koperek
    Department of Clinical Pathology, Medical University of Vienna, Vienna, Austria
    Histopathology 52:623-30. 2008
  8. doi request reprint Can quantitative diffusion-weighted MR imaging differentiate benign and malignant cold thyroid nodules? Initial results in 25 patients
    C Schueller-Weidekamm
    Department of Diagnostic Radiology, Medical University of Vienna, Vienna, Austria
    AJNR Am J Neuroradiol 30:417-22. 2009
  9. ncbi request reprint Cytotoxic activity of camptothecin and paclitaxel in newly established continuous human medullary thyroid carcinoma cell lines
    K Kaczirek
    Department of Surgery, University of Vienna Medical School, A 1090 Vienna, Austria
    J Clin Endocrinol Metab 89:2397-401. 2004
  10. ncbi request reprint Prognostic factors of papillary and follicular thyroid cancer: differences in an iodine-replete endemic goiter region
    C Passler
    Department of Surgery, Division of General Surgery, University of Vienna, Vienna, Austria
    Endocr Relat Cancer 11:131-9. 2004

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Publications40

  1. doi request reprint Sporadic hypercalcitoninemia: clinical and therapeutic consequences
    C Scheuba
    Department of Surgery, Medical University of Vienna, Wahringer Gurtel 18 20, A 1090 Vienna, Austria
    Endocr Relat Cancer 16:243-53. 2009
    ..Medullary thyroid cancer was documented in 20% of patients with basal calcitonin >10 pg/ml but <64 pg/ml and stimulated calcitonin >100 pg/ml but <560 pg/ml...
  2. ncbi request reprint Medullary thyroid microcarcinoma recommendations for treatment - a single-center experience
    Christian Scheuba
    Section of Endocrine Surgery, Division of General Surgery, Department of Surgery, Medical University of Vienna, Vienna, Austria
    Surgery 142:1003-10; discussion 1010.e1-3. 2007
    ..This study aims to correlate biochemical and pathohistological findings in an attempt to define the characteristics of microMTC, thus allowing recommendations for LN surgery...
  3. ncbi request reprint The value of intraoperative pentagastrin testing in medullary thyroid cancer
    Christian Scheuba
    Section of Endocrine Surgery, Division of General Surgery, Department of Surgery, Medical University of Vienna, Vienna, Austria
    Surgery 141:166-71; discussion 171-2. 2007
    ..The aim of this study was to evaluate whether an intraoperative pentagastrin test after thyroidectomy and central neck dissection is useful to predict lymph node involvement of the lateral neck...
  4. ncbi request reprint Desmoplastic stromal reaction in medullary thyroid cancer-an intraoperative "marker" for lymph node metastases
    Christian Scheuba
    Section of Endocrine Surgery, Division of General Surgery, Department of Surgery, Medical University of Vienna, Waehringer Gurtel 18 20, A 1090, Vienna, Austria
    World J Surg 30:853-9. 2006
    ..Medullary thyroid cancer (MTC) disseminates early to lymph nodes (LN). There is no pre- or intraoperative marker to exclude LN involvement and thereby avoid lateral neck dissection in LN-negative patients...
  5. ncbi request reprint Prevalence of C-cell hyperplasia in patients with normal basal and pentagastrin-stimulated calcitonin
    C Scheuba
    Department of Surgery, University of Vienna, Austria
    Thyroid 10:413-6. 2000
    ....
  6. ncbi request reprint Importance of tumour size in papillary and follicular thyroid cancer
    C Passler
    Section of Endocrine Surgery, Division of General Surgery, Department of Surgery, University of Vienna, Medical School, Vienna, Austria
    Br J Surg 92:184-9. 2005
    ..The most controversial change in the new pathological tumour node metastasis (pTNM) classification of thyroid tumours is the extension of the pT1 classification to include tumours up to 20 mm...
  7. doi request reprint Desmoplasia in medullary thyroid carcinoma: a reliable indicator of metastatic potential
    O Koperek
    Department of Clinical Pathology, Medical University of Vienna, Vienna, Austria
    Histopathology 52:623-30. 2008
    ..To evaluate the reliability of desmoplasia as a reproducible morphological parameter indicating the metastatic potential of medullary thyroid carcinoma (MTC)...
  8. doi request reprint Can quantitative diffusion-weighted MR imaging differentiate benign and malignant cold thyroid nodules? Initial results in 25 patients
    C Schueller-Weidekamm
    Department of Diagnostic Radiology, Medical University of Vienna, Vienna, Austria
    AJNR Am J Neuroradiol 30:417-22. 2009
    ..The purpose of this study was to evaluate the distinction of cold thyroid nodules by using quantitative diffusion-weighted MR imaging (DWI)...
  9. ncbi request reprint Cytotoxic activity of camptothecin and paclitaxel in newly established continuous human medullary thyroid carcinoma cell lines
    K Kaczirek
    Department of Surgery, University of Vienna Medical School, A 1090 Vienna, Austria
    J Clin Endocrinol Metab 89:2397-401. 2004
    ..Given peak plasma concentrations of 65 +/- 20 nmol/liter for CPT and 1 micro mol/liter for paclitaxel, these promising in vitro results provide a basis for the performance of clinical trials in patients with advanced MTC...
  10. ncbi request reprint Prognostic factors of papillary and follicular thyroid cancer: differences in an iodine-replete endemic goiter region
    C Passler
    Department of Surgery, Division of General Surgery, University of Vienna, Vienna, Austria
    Endocr Relat Cancer 11:131-9. 2004
    ..PTC and FTC patients should be analyzed and reported separately...
  11. ncbi request reprint Impact of localization studies on feasibility of minimally invasive parathyroidectomy in an endemic goiter region
    Gerhard Prager
    Department of Surgery, Division of General Surgery, Section of Endocrine Surgery, University of Vienna Medical School, Waehringer Guertel 18 20, A 1090 Vienna, Austria
    J Am Coll Surg 196:541-8. 2003
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  12. ncbi request reprint Minimally invasive open parathyroidectomy in an endemic goiter area: a prospective study
    G Prager
    Division of General Surgery, Department of Surgery, University of Vienna, Medical School, , A-1090 Wien, Austria
    Arch Surg 136:810-6. 2001
    ..It allows treatment of concomitant ipsilateral thyroid disease and is feasible in reoperations...
  13. ncbi request reprint Applicability of laparoscopic adrenalectomy in a prospective study in 150 consecutive patients
    Gerhard Prager
    Department of Surgery, Division of General Surgery, Section of Endocrine Surgery, University of Vienna, Medical School, Vienna, Austria
    Arch Surg 139:46-9. 2004
    ..Furthermore, the access-related complications were analyzed...
  14. ncbi request reprint Recommendations for reporting C cell pathology of the thyroid
    Klaus Kaserer
    Clinical Department of Pathology, Kaiserin Elisabeth Spital, Vienna, Austria
    Wien Klin Wochenschr 114:274-8. 2002
    ..Thus, more thyroidectomies, based on an abnormal pentagastrin test, can be expected. Here we give summarizing recommendations for reporting C cell pathology...
  15. doi request reprint Diagnostic value of sonography, ultrasound-guided fine-needle aspiration cytology, and diffusion-weighted MRI in the characterization of cold thyroid nodules
    Claudia Schueller-Weidekamm
    Department of Diagnostic Radiology, Medical University of Vienna, Waehringer Guertel, Vienna, Austria
    Eur J Radiol 73:538-44. 2010
    ..The purpose of this prospective study was to assess the diagnostic value of different modalities for the characterization of cold thyroid nodules...
  16. doi request reprint PTH secretion of "manipulated" parathyroid adenomas
    Philipp Riss
    Section Endocrine Surgery, Division of General Surgery, Department of Surgery, Medical University of Vienna, Wahringer Gurtel 18 20, Vienna, 1090, Austria
    Langenbecks Arch Surg 394:891-5. 2009
    ..The different PTH fragments that result from this kind of manipulation were correlated and analyzed...
  17. doi request reprint Is minimally invasive parathyroidectomy without QPTH monitoring justified?
    Philipp Riss
    Section of Endocrine Surgery, Division of General Surgery, Department of Surgery, Medical University of Vienna, Wahringer Gurtel 18 20, 1090, Vienna, Austria
    Langenbecks Arch Surg 394:875-80. 2009
    ..The aim of this study was to evaluate if a randomized controlled trial was justified in order to clarify this discussion...
  18. doi request reprint Follicular thyroid carcinoma in an iodine-replete endemic goiter region: a prospectively collected, retrospectively analyzed clinical trial
    Reza Asari
    Department of Surgery, Division of General Surgery, Section of Endocrine Surgery, Medical University of Vienna, Vienna, Austria
    Ann Surg 249:1023-31. 2009
    ..To determine risk factors for presence of lymph node or distant metastases in patients with follicular thyroid cancer (FTC) at the time of diagnosis and whether there is a relationship between the type of tumor invasion and metastases...
  19. doi request reprint Indeterminate thyroid nodules: a challenge for the surgical strategy
    Reza Asari
    Section of Endocrine Surgery, Division of General Surgery, Department of General Surgery, Medical University of Vienna, Vienna, Austria
    Surgery 148:516-25. 2010
    ....
  20. doi request reprint Hypoparathyroidism after total thyroidectomy: a prospective study
    Reza Asari
    Medical University of Vienna, Waehringer Guertel 18 20, Vienna A 1080, Austria
    Arch Surg 143:132-7; discussion 138. 2008
    ..Combined measurement of intact parathyroid hormone (iPTH) and serum calcium (sCa) levels is useful for predicting postoperative hypocalcemia with minimal laboratory effort and low costs...
  21. ncbi request reprint Estimated risk of pheochromocytoma recurrence after adrenal-sparing surgery in patients with multiple endocrine neoplasia type 2A
    Reza Asari
    Division of General Surgery, Section of Endocrine Surgery, and Department of Surgery, Medical University of Vienna, Waehringer Guertel 18 20, A 1090 Vienna, Austria
    Arch Surg 141:1199-205; discussion 1205. 2006
    ..Adrenal-sparing adrenalectomy is considered the treatment of choice for hereditary bilateral pheochromocytoma in patients with multiple endocrine neoplasia type 2A (MEN 2A)...
  22. ncbi request reprint Novel parathyroid hormone (1-84) assay as basis for parathyroid hormone monitoring in renal hyperparathyroidism
    Klaus Kaczirek
    Section of Endocrine Surgery, Division of General Surgery, Department of Surgery, Medical University of Vienna, Vienna, Austria
    Arch Surg 141:129-34; discussion 134. 2006
    ..A new assay generation measuring whole PTH (1-84) should be able to predict complete or incomplete resection of hyperfunctioning parathyroid tissue...
  23. ncbi request reprint Organic hyperinsulinism and endoscopic surgery
    Klaus Kaczirek
    Section Endocrine Surgery, Division of General Surgery, Department of Surgery, Medical University of Vienna, Vienna, Austria
    Wien Klin Wochenschr 117:19-25. 2005
    ..Experience with minimally invasive surgery for organic hyperinsulinism is limited. No criteria for patient selection with special regard to sporadic, hereditary, multiple and malignant tumors have been defined...
  24. ncbi request reprint Quick PTH assay cannot predict incomplete parathyroidectomy in patients with renal hyperparathyroidism
    Klaus Kaczirek
    Section of Endocrine Surgery, Division of General Surgery, Department of Surgery, Medical University of Vienna, Wahringer Gurtel 18 20, A 1090 Vienna, Austria
    Surgery 137:431-5. 2005
    ..Contradictory reports on the value of intraoperative quick parathyroid hormone (PTH) monitoring in renal hyperparathyroidism have been published...
  25. ncbi request reprint Thyroid surgery in the geriatric patient
    Christian Passler
    Division of General Surgery Endocrine Surgery, Department of Surgery, University Hospital, Vienna, Austria
    Arch Surg 137:1243-8. 2002
    ..Although age itself is no contraindication for major surgical procedures, few patients 75 years and older undergo thyroid surgery...
  26. pmc Application of staging systems for differentiated thyroid carcinoma in an endemic goiter region with iodine substitution
    Christian Passler
    Division of Surgery Department of General Surgery, University Hospital, Vienna, Austria
    Ann Surg 237:227-34. 2003
    ....
  27. ncbi request reprint Can dynamic gadolinium-enhanced magnetic resonance imaging with chemical shift studies predict the status of adrenal masses?
    Gerhard Prager
    Department of Surgery, Division of General Surgery, Section of Endocrine Surgery, University of Vienna, Medical School, Wahringer Guertel 18 20, Austria
    World J Surg 26:958-64. 2002
    ..Tumors> 6 cm classified as benign by preoperative MRI may be removed laparoscopically by endocrine surgeons experienced in endoscopic adrenalectomy...
  28. ncbi request reprint Construction of cDNA libraries from microdissected benign and malignant thyroid tissue
    Klaus Kaserer
    Department of Clinical Pathology, University of Vienna Medical School, Vienna, Austria
    Lab Invest 82:1707-14. 2002
    ..We demonstrate production of high-quality cDNA libraries of microdissected tissue of the thyroid, which should prove useful for gene expression analysis of human thyroid tumors...
  29. ncbi request reprint Molecular characterization of the desmoplastic tumor stroma in medullary thyroid carcinoma
    Oskar Koperek
    Department of Clinical Pathology, Medical University of Vienna, A 1090 Vienna, Austria
    Int J Oncol 31:59-67. 2007
    ..These findings suggest that the link between specific molecular markers of tumor stromal reaction and locoregional metastasis extends from medullary to other thyroid cancer types...
  30. ncbi request reprint Nesidioblastosis in adults: a challenging cause of organic hyperinsulinism
    K Kaczirek
    University of Vienna, Medical School, Vienna, Austria
    Eur J Clin Invest 33:488-92. 2003
    ..Nesidioblastosis in adults has been reintroduced into the differential diagnosis of organic hyperinsulinism by the description of 'noninsulinoma pancreatogenous hypoglycaemia syndrome (NIPHS)'...
  31. ncbi request reprint Follicular variant of papillary thyroid carcinoma: a long-term follow-up
    Christian Passler
    Section of Endocrine Surgery, The Division of General Surgery, Department of Surgery, University of Vienna, Medical School, Vienna, Austria
    Arch Surg 138:1362-6. 2003
    ..The clinical behavior of the follicular variant of papillary thyroid carcinoma (FVPTC) is similar to pure papillary thyroid carcinoma (PPTC) and completely different from follicular thyroid carcinoma (FTC)...
  32. ncbi request reprint Surgical strategy in adrenal masses
    Gerhard Prager
    Department of Surgery, Division of General Surgery, University of Vienna Medical School, Wahringer Guertel 18 20, A 1090 Vienna, Austria
    Eur J Radiol 41:70-7. 2002
    ..Open adrenalectomy is recommended for patients with suspected malignant disease and tumors larger than 6 cm...
  33. ncbi request reprint Parathyroidectomy improves concentration and retentiveness in patients with primary hyperparathyroidism
    Gerhard Prager
    Section of Endocrine Surgery, Division of General Surgery, Department of Surgery, University of Vienna Medical School, AKH Vienna, Leitstelle 21A, Waeringer Guertel 18 20, A 1090 Vienna, Austria
    Surgery 132:930-5; discussion 935-6. 2002
    ..The aim of this study was to find out whether parathyroidectomy improves cognitive performance with regard to concentration and retentiveness in patients with PHPT...
  34. doi request reprint Tenascin C in medullary thyroid microcarcinoma and C-cell hyperplasia
    Oskar Koperek
    Department of Clinical Pathology, Medical University of Vienna, Wahringer Gurtel 18 20, 1090, Vienna, Austria
    Virchows Arch 455:43-8. 2009
    ..Stromal Tn-C expression seems to be an indicator of a further step in carcinogenesis of MTC irrespective of a RET oncogene germ-line mutation...
  35. ncbi request reprint Analysis of hepatic resection of metastasis originating from gastric adenocarcinoma
    Johannes Zacherl
    Department of Allgemeinchirurgie, Universitätsklinik für Chirurgie and Universität Wien, Vienna, Austria
    J Gastrointest Surg 6:682-9. 2002
    ..On the other hand, curative resection of metachronous liver metastases may allow long-term survival in selected patients...
  36. ncbi request reprint Current value of intraoperative sonography during surgery for hepatic neoplasms
    Johannes Zacherl
    Department of Surgery, Division of General Surgery, AKH 21 A, University of Vienna, Waehringer Guertel 18 20, A 1090 Vienna, Austria
    World J Surg 26:550-4. 2002
    ....
  37. doi request reprint High efficacy of concomitant treatment of undifferentiated (anaplastic) thyroid cancer with radiation and docetaxel
    Marlene Troch
    Department of Internal Medicine I, Division of Oncology and Cancer Center, Medical University of Vienna, A 1010 Vienna, Austria
    J Clin Endocrinol Metab 95:E54-7. 2010
    ..In view of in vitro data and the high rate of p53 mutations in ATC, we have used combined treatment with external beam radiation and docetaxel...
  38. pmc Accuracy of multiphasic helical computed tomography and intraoperative sonography in patients undergoing orthotopic liver transplantation for hepatoma: what is the truth?
    Johannes Zacherl
    Department of Surgery, Division of General Surgery, Universitat Wien, Vienna, Austria
    Ann Surg 235:528-32. 2002
    ..To determine the real value of liver imaging in cirrhosis by macro- and histomorphologic examination of the entire organ after orthotopic liver transplantation for hepatocellular carcinoma (HCC)...
  39. ncbi request reprint Screening for medullary thyroid carcinoma: experience with different immunoassays for human calcitonin
    Christian Bieglmayer
    Clinical Institute for Medical and Chemical Laboratory Diagnostics, University of Vienna, Austria
    Wien Klin Wochenschr 114:267-73. 2002
    ..Reliable and sensitive calcitonin assays used for the screening of sporadic medullary thyroid carcinomas in patients pre-selected by nodular goiter are important for health and economic reasons, because they enable early therapy...
  40. ncbi request reprint [Minimally invasive endocrine surgery: aspects of diagnostic imaging]
    Bruno Niederle
    Sektion Chirurgische Endokrinologie, Klinische Abteilung für Allgemeinchirurgie, Universitatsklinik fur Chirurgie, Wien, Osterreich
    Wien Klin Wochenschr 115:10-8. 2003
    ....