Klaus Kaserer

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Affiliation: University of Vienna
Country: Austria

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Sporadic versus familial medullary thyroid microcarcinoma: a histopathologic study of 50 consecutive patients
    K Kaserer
    Department of Clinical Pathology, University of Vienna, Medical School, Austria
    Am J Surg Pathol 25:1245-51. 2001
  2. 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
  3. 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
  4. 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
  5. ncbi request reprint Multiple endocrine neoplasia 1--current recommendations for diagnosis and treatment
    Klaus Kaczirek
    Section Endocrine Surgery, Division of General Surgery, Department of Surgery, University of Vienna, Medical School, Vienna, Austria
    Wien Klin Wochenschr 114:258-66. 2002
  6. doi request reprint Desmoplastic stromal reaction in papillary thyroid microcarcinoma
    Oskar Koperek
    Department of Clinical Pathology, Medical University of Vienna, Austria
    Histopathology 58:919-24. 2011
  7. 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
  8. 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
  9. 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
  10. ncbi request reprint Frequency and relevance of elevated calcitonin levels in patients with neoplastic and nonneoplastic thyroid disease and in healthy subjects
    Georgios Karanikas
    Department of Nuclear Medicin, University of Vienna, A 1090 Vienna, Austria
    J Clin Endocrinol Metab 89:515-9. 2004

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Publications30

  1. ncbi request reprint Sporadic versus familial medullary thyroid microcarcinoma: a histopathologic study of 50 consecutive patients
    K Kaserer
    Department of Clinical Pathology, University of Vienna, Medical School, Austria
    Am J Surg Pathol 25:1245-51. 2001
    ....
  2. 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...
  3. 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...
  4. 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...
  5. ncbi request reprint Multiple endocrine neoplasia 1--current recommendations for diagnosis and treatment
    Klaus Kaczirek
    Section Endocrine Surgery, Division of General Surgery, Department of Surgery, University of Vienna, Medical School, Vienna, Austria
    Wien Klin Wochenschr 114:258-66. 2002
    ..The principally affected glands in the MEN 1 syndrome (parathyroids, pancreas, pituitary and adrenal glands) are often diffusely or multi-centrically involved, making different therapeutic approaches necessary...
  6. doi request reprint Desmoplastic stromal reaction in papillary thyroid microcarcinoma
    Oskar Koperek
    Department of Clinical Pathology, Medical University of Vienna, Austria
    Histopathology 58:919-24. 2011
    ..To evaluate the value of a desmoplastic stromal reaction (desmoplasia) as an indicator of metastasis in papillary thyroid microcarcinoma...
  7. 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
    ....
  8. 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...
  9. 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)...
  10. ncbi request reprint Frequency and relevance of elevated calcitonin levels in patients with neoplastic and nonneoplastic thyroid disease and in healthy subjects
    Georgios Karanikas
    Department of Nuclear Medicin, University of Vienna, A 1090 Vienna, Austria
    J Clin Endocrinol Metab 89:515-9. 2004
    ....
  11. ncbi request reprint Multiple endocrine neoplasia type 1 (MEN1) in Austria
    Andreas Weinhäusel
    Children s Cancer Research Institute, St Anna Children s Hospital, Vienna, Austria
    Wien Klin Wochenschr 114:252-7. 2002
    ..Non-affected relatives, on the other hand, do not require further controls. Finally, this approach also provides the information necessary for reliable genetic counseling...
  12. 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...
  13. 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
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  14. 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...
  15. ncbi request reprint Expression of HER2 and the coamplified genes GRB7 and MLN64 in human breast cancer: quantitative real-time reverse transcription-PCR as a diagnostic alternative to immunohistochemistry and fluorescence in situ hybridization
    Ursula Vinatzer
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Medical University of Vienna, and Boehringer Ingelheim Austria, Vienna, Austria
    Clin Cancer Res 11:8348-57. 2005
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  16. 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...
  17. 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...
  18. ncbi request reprint Treatment of small intestinal neuroendocrine tumors: is an extended multimodal approach justified?
    Martin Schindl
    Department of Surgery, Division of General Surgery, Section of Endocrine Surgery, University of Vienna, Medical School, Wahringer Gurtel 18 20, Austria
    World J Surg 26:976-84. 2002
    ..In patients with small intestinal NETs, a consistent multimodal treatment helps to improve the overall survival and, in most patients, the quality of life...
  19. ncbi request reprint Proteomic analysis in human breast cancer: identification of a characteristic protein expression profile of malignant breast epithelium
    Gernot Hudelist
    Division of Special Gynecology, Department of Obstetrics Gynecology, Vienna Medical University, Vienna, Austria
    Proteomics 6:1989-2002. 2006
    ..This strategy leads to a better understanding of oncogenesis at an operational level and helps to characterize the malignant phenotype of individual tumors, and thereby to identify novel targets for antineoplastic therapy...
  20. ncbi request reprint [Pathologic-anatomic diagnosis of endocrine neoplasms: new trends and applications]
    Klaus Kaserer
    Klinisches Institut für Pathologie der Universität Wien, Wien, Osterreich
    Wien Klin Wochenschr 115:6-9. 2003
    ..For the neuroendocrine neoplasms of the pancreas and the gastrointestinal tract a new WHO classification has been established...
  21. doi request reprint Gastroenteropancreatic neuroendocrine tumours: the current incidence and staging based on the WHO and European Neuroendocrine Tumour Society classification: an analysis based on prospectively collected parameters
    Martin B Niederle
    Division of General Surgery, Department of Surgery, Medical University of Vienna, Vienna, Austria
    Endocr Relat Cancer 17:909-18. 2010
    ..7%) were grade 1, 31.2% grade 2 and 9.1% grade 3. NETs of the digestive tract are more common than previously reported; the majority show benign behaviour, are located in the stomach and are well differentiated. G3 tumours are very rare...
  22. ncbi request reprint 'Suppressed' double adenoma--a rare pitfall in minimally invasive parathyroidectomy
    Georg Zettinig
    Department of Nuclear Medicine, University of Vienna, Austria
    Horm Res 57:57-60. 2002
    ..These findings support the hypothesis that smaller yet abnormal parathyroid glands can be suppressed and may become hypersecretory if left in situ after surgical removal of the larger gland...
  23. pmc Lipoxygenase mediates invasion of intrametastatic lymphatic vessels and propagates lymph node metastasis of human mammary carcinoma xenografts in mouse
    Dontscho Kerjaschki
    Clinical Institute of Pathology, Medical University of Vienna, Vienna, Austria
    J Clin Invest 121:2000-12. 2011
    ..These results provide evidence that lipoxygenase serves as a mediator of tumor cell invasion into lymphatic vessels and formation of lymph node metastasis in ductal mammary carcinomas...
  24. ncbi request reprint Cystic echinococcosis of the thyroid gland in children and adults
    Ursula Rauhofer
    Department of Surgery, Division of General Surgery Section Endocrine Surgery, University of Vienna, Medical School, Austria
    Thyroid 13:497-502. 2003
    ..Surgical extirpation is mandatory. Chemotherapy with benzomidazole derivatives is necessary to avoid recurrence...
  25. ncbi request reprint Long-term follow-up of patients with bone metastases from differentiated thyroid carcinoma -- surgery or conventional therapy?
    Georg Zettinig
    Department of Nuclear Medicine, University of Vienna, Austria
    Clin Endocrinol (Oxf) 56:377-82. 2002
    ..This study was performed (1) to analyse retrospectively patients with bone metastases from differentiated thyroid carcinoma and (2) to evaluate the impact of surgery of bone metastases on survival...
  26. doi request reprint Neuroendocrine carcinomas arising in solid-organ transplant recipients: rare but aggressive malignancies
    Wolfgang Fiebiger
    Department of Internal Medicine I, Division of Oncology, Medical University Vienna, Vienna, Austria
    Oncology 77:314-7. 2009
    ..Our data suggest a highly aggressive course with a dismal prognosis and unresponsiveness to chemotherapy...
  27. ncbi request reprint Evaluation of MUC1 splice variants as prognostic markers in patients with ductal carcinoma in situ of the breast
    Bernd C Schmid
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Vienna, Austria
    Oncol Rep 10:1981-5. 2003
    ..The present study describes the differences of MUC1 splice variant expression in pure DCIS compared to DCIS with adjacent invasive cancer. A discriminating pattern of MUC1 splice variants could not be demonstrated...
  28. 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...
  29. ncbi request reprint Cytogenetic and molecular analyses of multiple endocrine neoplasias of the MEN1 syndrome
    Jamile Pourani
    Department of Pathophysiology, Karl Franzens University Graz, A 8010 Graz, Austria
    Int J Oncol 20:971-6. 2002
    ..Especially the numerous allelic losses between markers 11q23 and 11q25 (D11S938 and D11S910) are a hint for further tumor suppressor genes on chromosome 11...
  30. ncbi request reprint Comparison of RNA amplification techniques meeting the demands for the expression profiling of clinical cancer samples
    Martin Lauss
    Austrian Research Centers GmbH ARC, 2444 Seibersdorf, Austria
    Virchows Arch 451:1019-29. 2007
    ..3. In conclusion, template-switching PCR amplification promises to help micro-array expression profiling of limited amounts of human samples on its way to a clinical routine...