Ho Gak Kim
Affiliation: Catholic University of Daegu
- [Obesity and pancreatic diseases]Ho Gak Kim
Department of Internal Medicine, Catholic University of Daegu School of Medicine, Daegu, Korea
Korean J Gastroenterol 59:35-9. 2012..However, there are controversies regarding the effects of obesity on long-term post-operative results in the patient with pancreatic cancer...
- [Biliary cystic neoplasm: biliary cystadenoma and biliary cystadenocarcinoma]Ho Gak Kim
Department of Internal Medicine, Catholic University of Daegu School of Medicine, Deagu, Korea
Korean J Gastroenterol 47:5-14. 2006..Aspiration, marsupialization, and drainage must be avoided. Inadequate excision of both cystadenoma and cystadenocarcinoma may lead to recurrence. Prognosis after complete excision is excellent...
- Prevalence of clonorchiasis in patients with gastrointestinal disease: a Korean nationwide multicenter surveyHo Gak Kim
Department of Internal Medicine, Catholic University of Daegu School of Medicine, Daegu, South Korea
World J Gastroenterol 15:86-94. 2009..To investigate prevalence of Clonorchis sinensis in patients with gastrointestinal symptoms, and the relation of the infection to hepatobiliary diseases in 26 hospitals in Korea...
- Efficacy of a metallic stent covered with a Paclitaxel-incorporated membrane versus a covered metal stent for malignant biliary obstruction: a prospective comparative studySung Ill Jang
Department of Internal Medicine, Gangnam Severance Hospital, Yonsei University College of Medicine, 712 Eonjuro, Gangnam Gu, Seoul, 135 720, Korea
Dig Dis Sci 58:865-71. 2013..The placement of a self-expandable metallic stent (SEMS) is a widely used nonsurgical treatment method in patients with unresectable malignant biliary obstructions but SEMS is susceptible to occlusion by tumor ingrowth or overgrowth...
- Clinical features of chronic pancreatitis in Korea: a multicenter nationwide studyJi Kon Ryu
Korean Multicenter Study Group on Chronic Pancreatitis, Division of Gastroenterology, Department of Internal Medicine, Seoul National University College of Medicine, 28 Yungon-dong, Chongno-gu, Korea
Digestion 72:207-11. 2005..1 years. CONCLUSIONS: In Korea, alcohol is the most common etiology of CP. Moreover, diabetes and pseudocysts are frequent complications, especially in alcoholic CP, and pancreatic cancer development is not infrequent...