Mee Joo Kang

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Publications

  1. doi request reprint Catheter tract recurrence after percutaneous biliary drainage for hilar cholangiocarcinoma
    Mee Joo Kang
    Department of Surgery and Cancer Research Institute, Seoul National University College of Medicine, 28 Yongon Dong, Chongno Gu, Seoul 110 744, South Korea
    World J Surg 37:437-42. 2013
  2. doi request reprint Does preoperative portal vein embolization have any impact on the outcome of right-side hepatectomy for Klatskin tumor?
    Mee Joo Kang
    Department of Surgery and Cancer Research Institute, Seoul National University College of Medicine, 28 Yongon Dong, Chongno Gu, Seoul, 110 744, Korea
    J Gastrointest Surg 17:1592-9. 2013
  3. doi request reprint Reappraisal of hepatopancreatoduodenectomy as a treatment modality for bile duct and gallbladder cancer
    Chang Sup Lim
    Department of Surgery, Seoul National University College of Medicine, 28 Yongon Dong, Chongno Gu, Seoul, 110 744, Korea
    J Gastrointest Surg 16:1012-8. 2012
  4. doi request reprint Impact of macroscopic morphology, multifocality, and mucin secretion on survival outcome of intraductal papillary neoplasm of the bile duct
    Mee Joo Kang
    Department of Surgery and Cancer Research Institute, Seoul National University College of Medicine, Seoul, South Korea
    J Gastrointest Surg 17:931-8. 2013
  5. doi request reprint Evaluation of clinical meaning of histological subtypes of intraductal papillary mucinous neoplasm of the pancreas
    Mee Joo Kang
    Department of Surgery and Cancer Research Institute, Seoul National University College of Medicine, Seoul, South Korea
    Pancreas 42:959-66. 2013
  6. doi request reprint Analysis of prognostic factors and a proposed new classification for invasive papillary mucinous neoplasms
    Jin Young Jang
    Department of Surgery, Seoul National University College of Medicine, Seoul, Korea
    Ann Surg Oncol 18:644-50. 2011
  7. ncbi request reprint Analysis of microscopic tumor spread patterns according to gross morphologies and suggestions for optimal resection margins in bile duct cancer
    Ye Rim Chang
    Department of Surgery and Cancer Research Institute, Seoul National University, 28 Yongon Dong, Chongno Gu, Seoul, 110 744, South Korea
    J Gastrointest Surg 18:1146-54. 2014
  8. pmc Comparison of clinical outcome and cost-effectiveness after various preoperative biliary drainage methods in periampullary cancer with obstructive jaundice
    Suk Kyun Hong
    Department of Surgery and Cancer Research Institute, Seoul National University College of Medicine, Seoul, Korea
    J Korean Med Sci 27:356-62. 2012
  9. doi request reprint Early versus delayed laparoscopic cholecystectomy after percutaneous transhepatic gallbladder drainage
    In Woong Han
    Department of Surgery and Cancer Research Institute, Seoul National University College of Medicine, 28 Yongon Dong, Chongno Gu, Seoul, 110 744, South Korea
    J Hepatobiliary Pancreat Sci 19:187-93. 2012
  10. doi request reprint Comparison of various methods of vessel ligation: what is the safest method?
    Chang Sup Lim
    Department of Surgery, Seoul National University College of Medicine, 28 Yongon Dong, Chongno Gu, Seoul 110 744, South Korea
    Surg Endosc 27:3129-38. 2013

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Publications20

  1. doi request reprint Catheter tract recurrence after percutaneous biliary drainage for hilar cholangiocarcinoma
    Mee Joo Kang
    Department of Surgery and Cancer Research Institute, Seoul National University College of Medicine, 28 Yongon Dong, Chongno Gu, Seoul 110 744, South Korea
    World J Surg 37:437-42. 2013
    ..2 % in patients with perihilar or distal bile duct cancer. We report on our 20 years of experience with catheter tract seeding after PBD for hilar cholangiocarcinoma...
  2. doi request reprint Does preoperative portal vein embolization have any impact on the outcome of right-side hepatectomy for Klatskin tumor?
    Mee Joo Kang
    Department of Surgery and Cancer Research Institute, Seoul National University College of Medicine, 28 Yongon Dong, Chongno Gu, Seoul, 110 744, Korea
    J Gastrointest Surg 17:1592-9. 2013
    ..The clinical usefulness of portal vein embolization (PVE) for Klatskin tumor is not well established. The authors explored the change in liver volume and function before and after major hepatectomy and evaluated the effect of PVE...
  3. doi request reprint Reappraisal of hepatopancreatoduodenectomy as a treatment modality for bile duct and gallbladder cancer
    Chang Sup Lim
    Department of Surgery, Seoul National University College of Medicine, 28 Yongon Dong, Chongno Gu, Seoul, 110 744, Korea
    J Gastrointest Surg 16:1012-8. 2012
    ..We reviewed clinical outcomes to evaluate the clinical feasibility of hepatopancreatoduodenectomy for the treatment of gallbladder and bile duct cancer...
  4. doi request reprint Impact of macroscopic morphology, multifocality, and mucin secretion on survival outcome of intraductal papillary neoplasm of the bile duct
    Mee Joo Kang
    Department of Surgery and Cancer Research Institute, Seoul National University College of Medicine, Seoul, South Korea
    J Gastrointest Surg 17:931-8. 2013
    ..The authors investigated clinicopathologic characteristics and prognostic factors of IPNB in viewpoint of macroscopic morphology and multiplicity...
  5. doi request reprint Evaluation of clinical meaning of histological subtypes of intraductal papillary mucinous neoplasm of the pancreas
    Mee Joo Kang
    Department of Surgery and Cancer Research Institute, Seoul National University College of Medicine, Seoul, South Korea
    Pancreas 42:959-66. 2013
    ..The authors investigated the clinicopathological characteristics and prognostic significance of the histological subtypes of IPMNs with various degrees of dysplasia...
  6. doi request reprint Analysis of prognostic factors and a proposed new classification for invasive papillary mucinous neoplasms
    Jin Young Jang
    Department of Surgery, Seoul National University College of Medicine, Seoul, Korea
    Ann Surg Oncol 18:644-50. 2011
    ..The purpose of this study was to investigate prognostic factors and to examine the clinical significance of percentage pancreatic volume occupied by the invasive component in invasive IPMN...
  7. ncbi request reprint Analysis of microscopic tumor spread patterns according to gross morphologies and suggestions for optimal resection margins in bile duct cancer
    Ye Rim Chang
    Department of Surgery and Cancer Research Institute, Seoul National University, 28 Yongon Dong, Chongno Gu, Seoul, 110 744, South Korea
    J Gastrointest Surg 18:1146-54. 2014
    ..Therefore, the purpose of this study is to analyze the patterns of microscopic tumor spreads and their lengths according to gross morphology and to suggest optimal resection margins for EHBD cancer...
  8. pmc Comparison of clinical outcome and cost-effectiveness after various preoperative biliary drainage methods in periampullary cancer with obstructive jaundice
    Suk Kyun Hong
    Department of Surgery and Cancer Research Institute, Seoul National University College of Medicine, Seoul, Korea
    J Korean Med Sci 27:356-62. 2012
    ..2 vs 15.7 × 10(3) USD, respectively; P = 0.040) in the PTBD group than in the endoscopic BD group. When selecting the preoperative BD method, practitioners should consider that PTBD is more cost-effective and safer than endoscopic BD...
  9. doi request reprint Early versus delayed laparoscopic cholecystectomy after percutaneous transhepatic gallbladder drainage
    In Woong Han
    Department of Surgery and Cancer Research Institute, Seoul National University College of Medicine, 28 Yongon Dong, Chongno Gu, Seoul, 110 744, South Korea
    J Hepatobiliary Pancreat Sci 19:187-93. 2012
    ..It may decrease the technical difficulty of laparoscopic cholecystectomy (LC) and thus may facilitate successful surgery when a patients' condition improves. However, the timing of LC after PTGBD remains controversial...
  10. doi request reprint Comparison of various methods of vessel ligation: what is the safest method?
    Chang Sup Lim
    Department of Surgery, Seoul National University College of Medicine, 28 Yongon Dong, Chongno Gu, Seoul 110 744, South Korea
    Surg Endosc 27:3129-38. 2013
    ..The purpose of this study was to analyze the mechanical, histological, and biochemical differences of vessels sealed with various hemostatic devices...
  11. ncbi request reprint 22q11-q13 as a hot spot for prediction of disease-free survival in bile duct cancer: integrative analysis of copy number variations
    Mee Joo Kang
    Department of Surgery and Cancer Research Institute, Seoul National University College of Medicine, Seoul, South Korea
    Cancer Genet 207:57-69. 2014
    ..In-depth investigations are required to determine whether chromosomal aberrations at this locus are genetic markers of patient prognosis. ..
  12. doi request reprint Mucinous cystic neoplasm of the pancreas: is surgical resection recommended for all surgically fit patients?
    Jae Woo Park
    Department of Surgery and Cancer Research Institute, Seoul National University College of Medicine, Seoul, Republic of Korea
    Pancreatology 14:131-6. 2014
    ..This study was designed to establish more reasonable surgical indications for MCN through re-assessment using strict pathologic diagnostic criteria...
  13. doi request reprint Laparoscopic excision of a choledochal cyst in 82 consecutive patients
    Jin Young Jang
    Department of Surgery and Cancer Research Institute, Seoul National University College of Medicine, 28 Yongon Dong, Chongno Gu, Seoul 110 744, South Korea
    Surg Endosc 27:1648-52. 2013
    ..Here, we introduce a laparoscopic management technique for a choledochal cyst...
  14. pmc Proposal of an endoscopic retrograde cholangiopancreatography-related perforation management guideline based on perforation type
    Wooil Kwon
    Department of Surgery, Seoul National University College of Medicine, Seoul, Korea
    J Korean Surg Soc 83:218-26. 2012
    ..We aimed to identify candidate patients for conservative management by examining treatment results and to introduce a simple, algorithm-based management guideline...
  15. ncbi request reprint Revisiting the concept of lymph node metastases of pancreatic head cancer: number of metastatic lymph nodes and lymph node ratio according to N stage
    Mee Joo Kang
    Department of Surgery and Cancer Research Institute, Seoul National University College of Medicine, Seoul, Korea
    Ann Surg Oncol 21:1545-51. 2014
    ..The present study was designed to evaluate the prognostic impact of metastatic LNR and the absolute number of metastatic LNs in patients resected for pancreatic cancer...
  16. pmc Role of radical surgery in patients with stage IV gallbladder cancer
    Mee Joo Kang
    Department of Surgery and Cancer Research Institute, Seoul National University College of Medicine, Seoul, South Korea
    HPB (Oxford) 14:805-11. 2012
    ..This study analyses prognostic factors in patients with stage IV GB cancer following surgical resection with the aim of identifying a subgroup of patients who might benefit from surgical resection...
  17. pmc A case of gangliocytic paraganglioma in the ampulla of Vater
    Junsik Kwon
    Department of Surgery, Seoul National University College of Medicine, Seoul, Korea
    World J Surg Oncol 8:42. 2010
    ..Duodenal gangliocytic paraganglioma is an extremely rare tumor and few cases have been reported to date...
  18. doi request reprint Cyst growth rate predicts malignancy in patients with branch duct intraductal papillary mucinous neoplasms
    Mee Joo Kang
    Department of Surgery and Cancer Research Institute, Seoul National University College of Medicine, Seoul, South Korea
    Clin Gastroenterol Hepatol 9:87-93. 2011
    ..We investigated the natural history of Br-IPMN using imaging and surgical pathology data from patients...
  19. ncbi request reprint Comparison of the long-term outcomes of uncinate process cancer and non-uncinate process pancreas head cancer: poor prognosis accompanied by early locoregional recurrence
    Mee Joo Kang
    Department of Surgery, Seoul National University College of Medicine, 28 Yongon Dong, Chongno Gu, Seoul, 110 744, South Korea
    Langenbecks Arch Surg 395:697-706. 2010
    ..The purpose of this study was to compare the clinicopathologic characteristics and identify the prognostic factors that affect the survival and recurrence of pancreatic head cancer by tumor location...
  20. doi request reprint Measurement of pancreatic fat by magnetic resonance imaging: predicting the occurrence of pancreatic fistula after pancreatoduodenectomy
    Seung Eun Lee
    Department of Surgery, Seoul National University College of Medicine, Seoul, Korea
    Ann Surg 251:932-6. 2010
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