W T Kassahun

Summary

Affiliation: University of Leipzig
Country: Germany

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Liver resection and transplantation in the management of hepatocellular carcinoma: a review
    Woubet T Kassahun
    Department of Surgery II, Faculty of Medicine, University of Leipzig, Leipzig, Germany
    Exp Clin Transplant 4:549-58. 2006
  2. ncbi request reprint Complicated small-bowel diverticulosis: a case report and review of the literature
    Woubet T Kassahun
    University of Leipzig, Faculty of Medicine, Clinic for Visceral, Transplantation, Thoracic and Vascular Surgery, OKL, Liebig Strasse 20a, 04103 Leipzig, Germany
    World J Gastroenterol 13:2240-2. 2007
  3. doi request reprint Expression and functional coupling of liver β2 - adrenoceptors in the human hepatocellular carcinoma
    Woubet T Kassahun
    Department of Surgery II, Faculty of Medicine, University of Leipzig, Leipzig, Germany
    Pharmacology 89:313-20. 2012
  4. doi request reprint Unchanged high mortality rates from acute occlusive intestinal ischemia: six year review
    Woubet T Kassahun
    Department of Surgery II, Faculty of Medicine, University of Leipzig, Liebig Strasse 20a, 04103, Leipzig, Germany
    Langenbecks Arch Surg 393:163-71. 2008
  5. doi request reprint Management of combined hepatocellular and cholangiocarcinoma
    W T Kassahun
    Department of Surgery II, University of Leipzig, Leipzig, Germany
    Int J Clin Pract 62:1271-8. 2008
  6. ncbi request reprint Spectrum of benign lesions mimicking a malignant stricture at the liver hilum
    Woubet Tefera Kassahun
    Department of Surgery II, University of Leipzig, Liebig Strasse 20, 04103 Leipzig, Germany
    Rev Recent Clin Trials 4:185-94. 2009
  7. doi request reprint Focus on parathyroid carcinoma
    Woubet T Kassahun
    Department of Surgery II, University of Leipzig, Liebig Strasse 20, 04103 Leipzig, Germany
    Int J Surg 9:13-9. 2011
  8. ncbi request reprint Alpha1-and beta2-adrenoceptors in the human liver with mass-forming intrahepatic cholangiocarcinoma: density and coupling to adenylate cyclase and phospholipase C
    W T Kassahun
    Faculty of Medicine, Clinic for Visceral, Transplantation, Thoracic and Vascular Surgery, OKL, University of Leipzig, Liebig Strasse 20a, 04103, Leipzig, Germany
    Naunyn Schmiedebergs Arch Pharmacol 372:171-81. 2005
  9. ncbi request reprint Colorectal cancer metastases affect the biochemical characteristics of the human liver beta-adrenoceptor-G-protein-adenylate cyclase system
    Woubet T Kassahun
    Department of Surgery II, Faculty of Medicine, University of Leipzig, Liebig Strasse 20a, 04103 Leipzig, Germany
    Biochim Biophys Acta 1760:259-66. 2006

Detail Information

Publications9

  1. ncbi request reprint Liver resection and transplantation in the management of hepatocellular carcinoma: a review
    Woubet T Kassahun
    Department of Surgery II, Faculty of Medicine, University of Leipzig, Leipzig, Germany
    Exp Clin Transplant 4:549-58. 2006
    ..For that purpose, using ablative techniques or chemoembolization to control local tumor growth is useful...
  2. ncbi request reprint Complicated small-bowel diverticulosis: a case report and review of the literature
    Woubet T Kassahun
    University of Leipzig, Faculty of Medicine, Clinic for Visceral, Transplantation, Thoracic and Vascular Surgery, OKL, Liebig Strasse 20a, 04103 Leipzig, Germany
    World J Gastroenterol 13:2240-2. 2007
    ..An atypical presentation of complicated jejunal diverticulitis in conjunction with sigmoid diverticulitis diagnosed with laparoscopy and treated with surgical resection is presented...
  3. doi request reprint Expression and functional coupling of liver β2 - adrenoceptors in the human hepatocellular carcinoma
    Woubet T Kassahun
    Department of Surgery II, Faculty of Medicine, University of Leipzig, Leipzig, Germany
    Pharmacology 89:313-20. 2012
    ..This study was conducted to detect the expression signal transduction of the β-ARs in liver membranes obtained from patients with HCC and elucidate their possible implication on HCC development...
  4. doi request reprint Unchanged high mortality rates from acute occlusive intestinal ischemia: six year review
    Woubet T Kassahun
    Department of Surgery II, Faculty of Medicine, University of Leipzig, Liebig Strasse 20a, 04103, Leipzig, Germany
    Langenbecks Arch Surg 393:163-71. 2008
    ..We undertook this study to evaluate our experience in treating this condition with a view to expand the cumulative information in the literature...
  5. doi request reprint Management of combined hepatocellular and cholangiocarcinoma
    W T Kassahun
    Department of Surgery II, University of Leipzig, Leipzig, Germany
    Int J Clin Pract 62:1271-8. 2008
    ..Patients who qualify for surgery should have a partial hepatectomy with hilar lymph node dissection, which can result in 5-year survival rates exceeding 50%. The role of liver transplantation is not yet known...
  6. ncbi request reprint Spectrum of benign lesions mimicking a malignant stricture at the liver hilum
    Woubet Tefera Kassahun
    Department of Surgery II, University of Leipzig, Liebig Strasse 20, 04103 Leipzig, Germany
    Rev Recent Clin Trials 4:185-94. 2009
    ..Local resection with adequate reconstruction excludes a malignant lesion, and provides means of biliary decompression with low mortality and morbidity rate...
  7. doi request reprint Focus on parathyroid carcinoma
    Woubet T Kassahun
    Department of Surgery II, University of Leipzig, Liebig Strasse 20, 04103 Leipzig, Germany
    Int J Surg 9:13-9. 2011
    ..The recurrence rate of parathyroid carcinoma is as high as 80% with survival rates <50% at 10 years. Results of chemotherapy are disappointing. However, recent trials using radiation therapy are promising, but require further study...
  8. ncbi request reprint Alpha1-and beta2-adrenoceptors in the human liver with mass-forming intrahepatic cholangiocarcinoma: density and coupling to adenylate cyclase and phospholipase C
    W T Kassahun
    Faculty of Medicine, Clinic for Visceral, Transplantation, Thoracic and Vascular Surgery, OKL, University of Leipzig, Liebig Strasse 20a, 04103, Leipzig, Germany
    Naunyn Schmiedebergs Arch Pharmacol 372:171-81. 2005
    ..These quantitative changes may help to elucidate not fully understood pathogenetic mechanisms of disturbed hepatic metabolic processes, such as hypoglycemia during cancer in human liver...
  9. ncbi request reprint Colorectal cancer metastases affect the biochemical characteristics of the human liver beta-adrenoceptor-G-protein-adenylate cyclase system
    Woubet T Kassahun
    Department of Surgery II, Faculty of Medicine, University of Leipzig, Liebig Strasse 20a, 04103 Leipzig, Germany
    Biochim Biophys Acta 1760:259-66. 2006
    ..551 were altered in CRCHM. In CRCHM, the hepatic beta-AR-G-protein(s)-AC signalling system was markedly impaired, thus, these changes may well influence beta-AR-mediated functions in both organs...