Kyung Ja Cho

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Affiliation: University of Ulsan
Country: Korea

Publications

  1. pmc Metastatic carcinomas to the oral cavity and oropharynx
    Su Jin Shin
    Department of Pathology, Asan Medical Center, University of Ulsan College of Medicine, Seoul, Korea
    Korean J Pathol 46:266-71. 2012
  2. pmc A solitary fibrous tumor with giant cells in the lacrimal gland: a case study
    Da Hye Son
    Department of Pathology, Asan Medical Center, University of Ulsan College of Medicine, Seoul, Korea
    Korean J Pathol 47:158-62. 2013
  3. pmc Human papillomavirus prevalence and cell cycle related protein expression in tonsillar squamous cell carcinomas of korean patients with clinicopathologic analysis
    Miji Lee
    Department of Pathology, Asan Medical Center, University of Ulsan College of Medicine, Seoul, Korea
    Korean J Pathol 47:148-57. 2013
  4. pmc Carcinoma ex pleomorphic adenoma of the salivary glands: distinct clinicopathologic features and immunoprofiles between subgroups according to cellular differentiation
    Jeong Won Kim
    Department of Pathology, Hallym University College of Medicine, Kangnam Sacred Heart Hospital, Seoul, Korea
    J Korean Med Sci 26:1277-85. 2011
  5. ncbi request reprint Basal cell adenocarcinoma of the salivary gland: a morphological and immunohistochemical comparison with basal cell adenoma with and without capsular invasion
    Min Jung Jung
    Department of Pathology, University of Ulsan College of Medicine, Asan Medical Center, 388 1 Pungnap dong, Songpa Gu, Seoul, 138 736 Korea
    Diagn Pathol 8:171. 2013
  6. pmc Prognostic value of expression of molecular markers in adenoid cystic cancer of the salivary glands compared with lymph node metastasis: a retrospective study
    Seok Ki Lee
    Department of Otolaryngology, Kangwon National University, College of Medicine, 192 1 Hyoza 2 Dong, Chuncheon, Kangwon 200 701, South Korea
    World J Surg Oncol 10:266. 2012
  7. ncbi request reprint Mesenchymal neoplasms of the major salivary glands: clinicopathological features of 18 cases
    Kyung Ja Cho
    Department of Pathology, University of Ulsan College of Medicine, Asan Medical Center, 388 1 Pungnap dong, Songpa Gu, Seoul 138 736, South Korea
    Eur Arch Otorhinolaryngol 265:S47-56. 2008
  8. doi request reprint Phase II study of use of a single cycle of induction chemotherapy and concurrent chemoradiotherapy containing capecitabine/cisplatin followed by surgery for patients with resectable esophageal squamous cell carcinoma: long-term follow-up data
    Dong Hoe Koo
    Department of Oncology, University of Ulsan College of Medicine, Esophageal Cancer Study Group ECSG, Asan Medical Center, 86, Asanbyeongwon gil, Songpa Gu, Seoul, 138 736, Korea
    Cancer Chemother Pharmacol 69:655-63. 2012
  9. ncbi request reprint ERCC1 predicting chemoradiation resistance and poor outcome in oesophageal cancer
    Min Kyoung Kim
    Division of Oncology, Department of Internal Medicine, Asan Medical Center, University of Ulsan College of Medicine, Songpa Gu, Seoul, Korea
    Eur J Cancer 44:54-60. 2008
  10. doi request reprint Role of FDG-PET as a biological marker for predicting the hypoxic status of tongue cancer
    Myung Woul Han
    Department of Otolaryngology, Asan Medical Center, College of Medicine, University of Ulsan, Seoul, Republic of Korea
    Head Neck 34:1395-402. 2012

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  1. pmc Metastatic carcinomas to the oral cavity and oropharynx
    Su Jin Shin
    Department of Pathology, Asan Medical Center, University of Ulsan College of Medicine, Seoul, Korea
    Korean J Pathol 46:266-71. 2012
    ..Metastases to the oral/oropharynx are very rare and their diagnosis is challenging...
  2. pmc A solitary fibrous tumor with giant cells in the lacrimal gland: a case study
    Da Hye Son
    Department of Pathology, Asan Medical Center, University of Ulsan College of Medicine, Seoul, Korea
    Korean J Pathol 47:158-62. 2013
    ..This is the first Korean case of SFT of the lacrimal gland with overlapping features of GCAF, suggesting a close relationship between the two entities...
  3. pmc Human papillomavirus prevalence and cell cycle related protein expression in tonsillar squamous cell carcinomas of korean patients with clinicopathologic analysis
    Miji Lee
    Department of Pathology, Asan Medical Center, University of Ulsan College of Medicine, Seoul, Korea
    Korean J Pathol 47:148-57. 2013
    ..The prevalence and clinicopathologic significance of HPV-related TSCC in Koreans are not well known...
  4. pmc Carcinoma ex pleomorphic adenoma of the salivary glands: distinct clinicopathologic features and immunoprofiles between subgroups according to cellular differentiation
    Jeong Won Kim
    Department of Pathology, Hallym University College of Medicine, Kangnam Sacred Heart Hospital, Seoul, Korea
    J Korean Med Sci 26:1277-85. 2011
    ..The immunoprofiles and clinical course of CXPA differed according to cellular differentiation. Therefore, it is important to report the histological subtype and to assess potential biomarkers in diagnostic and therapeutic trials...
  5. ncbi request reprint Basal cell adenocarcinoma of the salivary gland: a morphological and immunohistochemical comparison with basal cell adenoma with and without capsular invasion
    Min Jung Jung
    Department of Pathology, University of Ulsan College of Medicine, Asan Medical Center, 388 1 Pungnap dong, Songpa Gu, Seoul, 138 736 Korea
    Diagn Pathol 8:171. 2013
    ..The aim of this study was to identify additional morphological and immunohistochemical characteristics that can aid the diagnosis of basal cell adenocarcinoma (BCAC) of the salivary gland...
  6. pmc Prognostic value of expression of molecular markers in adenoid cystic cancer of the salivary glands compared with lymph node metastasis: a retrospective study
    Seok Ki Lee
    Department of Otolaryngology, Kangwon National University, College of Medicine, 192 1 Hyoza 2 Dong, Chuncheon, Kangwon 200 701, South Korea
    World J Surg Oncol 10:266. 2012
    ..In this study, the expression of c-kit, EGFR, and VEGF in adenoid cystic cancer was evaluated, and the relationships between the expression of these markers and the clinical findings were investigated...
  7. ncbi request reprint Mesenchymal neoplasms of the major salivary glands: clinicopathological features of 18 cases
    Kyung Ja Cho
    Department of Pathology, University of Ulsan College of Medicine, Asan Medical Center, 388 1 Pungnap dong, Songpa Gu, Seoul 138 736, South Korea
    Eur Arch Otorhinolaryngol 265:S47-56. 2008
    ..Awareness of the development of various mesenchymal tumors in the major salivary glands could increase the accuracy of preoperative and postoperative diagnosis, and therapeutic efficacy...
  8. doi request reprint Phase II study of use of a single cycle of induction chemotherapy and concurrent chemoradiotherapy containing capecitabine/cisplatin followed by surgery for patients with resectable esophageal squamous cell carcinoma: long-term follow-up data
    Dong Hoe Koo
    Department of Oncology, University of Ulsan College of Medicine, Esophageal Cancer Study Group ECSG, Asan Medical Center, 86, Asanbyeongwon gil, Songpa Gu, Seoul, 138 736, Korea
    Cancer Chemother Pharmacol 69:655-63. 2012
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  9. ncbi request reprint ERCC1 predicting chemoradiation resistance and poor outcome in oesophageal cancer
    Min Kyoung Kim
    Division of Oncology, Department of Internal Medicine, Asan Medical Center, University of Ulsan College of Medicine, Songpa Gu, Seoul, Korea
    Eur J Cancer 44:54-60. 2008
    ..Patients with ERCC1-negative tumours showed tendencies toward prolonged overall survival (p=0.10) and event free survival (p=0.08). Prospective studies are required to determine the benefit of preoperative CRT in ERCC1-negative tumours...
  10. doi request reprint Role of FDG-PET as a biological marker for predicting the hypoxic status of tongue cancer
    Myung Woul Han
    Department of Otolaryngology, Asan Medical Center, College of Medicine, University of Ulsan, Seoul, Republic of Korea
    Head Neck 34:1395-402. 2012
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  11. ncbi request reprint Radiation therapy with UFT and low dose weekly cisplatin for nasopharyngeal carcinoma
    Jin Hong Park
    Department of Radiation Oncology, Asan Medical Center, University of Ulsan College of Medicine, 388 1 Pungnap dong, Songpa Ku, Seoul 138 736, Korea
    Auris Nasus Larynx 32:43-8. 2005
    ..We conducted this study to determine the effectiveness and toxicity of chemoradiation therapy using UFT and low-dose cisplatin in 37 patients with nasopharyngeal carcinoma (NPC)...
  12. doi request reprint Evaluation of 18F-FDG PET/CT and CT/MRI with histopathologic correlation in patients undergoing central compartment neck dissection for squamous cell carcinoma of the larynx, hypopharynx, and esophagus
    Ji Won Kim
    Department of Otolaryngology, Asan Medical Center, University of Ulsan College of Medicine, 88 Olympic ro 43 gil, Songpa Gu, Seoul 138 736, Republic of Korea
    Oral Oncol 49:449-53. 2013
    ..Therefore, we assessed the clinical utility of using (18)F-fluorodeoxyglucose (FDG) positron emission tomography (PET)/CT to identify CLNM in these patients...
  13. ncbi request reprint FDG-PET in the prediction of pathologic response after neoadjuvant chemoradiotherapy in locally advanced, resectable esophageal cancer
    Si Yeol Song
    Department of Radiation Oncology, Asan Medical Center, College of Medicine, University of Ulsan, Seoul, South Korea
    Int J Radiat Oncol Biol Phys 63:1053-9. 2005
    ..To assess the efficacy of 18Fluorodeoxyglucose-positron emission tomography (FDG-PET) for predicting a pathologic response in locally advanced esophageal cancer after neoadjuvant chemoradiotherapy...
  14. ncbi request reprint Value of complete metabolic response by (18)F-fluorodeoxyglucose-positron emission tomography in oesophageal cancer for prediction of pathologic response and survival after preoperative chemoradiotherapy
    Min Kyoung Kim
    Division of Oncology, Department of Medicine, University of Ulsan College of Medicine, Asan Medical Centre, 388 1 Poongnap dong, Songpa Gu, Seoul 138 736, Republic of Korea
    Eur J Cancer 43:1385-91. 2007
    ..Although surgery is standard treatment for respectable oesophageal cancer, currently even in patients with CMR, the addition of (18)F-FDG-PET could be used to select the patient subgroup not requiring surgery...
  15. doi request reprint Utility of 18F-FDG PET/CT for detecting neck metastasis in patients with salivary gland carcinomas: preoperative planning for necessity and extent of neck dissection
    Min Joo Kim
    Department of Otolaryngology, Asan Medical Center, University of Ulsan College of Medicine, Seoul, Republic of Korea
    Ann Surg Oncol 20:899-905. 2013
    ..This study assessed the clinical utility of (18)F-FDG PET in identifying CLNM in such patients...
  16. doi request reprint Usefulness of interim FDG-PET after induction chemotherapy in patients with locally advanced squamous cell carcinoma of the head and neck receiving sequential induction chemotherapy followed by concurrent chemoradiotherapy
    Dok Hyun Yoon
    Department of Oncology, Asan Medical Center, University of Ulsan College of Medicine, Seoul, Korea
    Int J Radiat Oncol Biol Phys 81:118-25. 2011
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  17. ncbi request reprint Clinical utility of 18F-FDG PET for patients with salivary gland malignancies
    Jong Lyel Roh
    Department of Otolaryngology, Asan Medical Center, University of Ulsan College of Medicine, Seoul, South Korea
    J Nucl Med 48:240-6. 2007
    ..The clinical utility of 18F-FDG PET in evaluating salivary gland malignancies has not been well defined. We therefore evaluated the utility of 18F-FDG PET in management for patients with salivary gland cancers...
  18. doi request reprint p16 immunohistochemistry alone is a better prognosticator in tonsil cancer than human papillomavirus in situ hybridization with or without p16 immunohistochemistry
    Kwonoh Park
    Departments of Oncology, Asan Medical Center, University of Ulsan College of Medicine, Seoul, Korea
    Acta Otolaryngol 133:297-304. 2013
    ..p16 immunohistochemistry (IHC) status correlated with less exposure to smoking and/or alcohol in Korean patients with locally advanced tonsillar squamous cell carcinoma (TSCC), and was an independent prognostic factor for survival...
  19. ncbi request reprint Capecitabine and cisplatin chemotherapy (XP) alone or sequentially combined chemoradiotherapy containing XP regimen in patients with three different settings of stage IV esophageal cancer
    Sung Sook Lee
    Division of Oncology, Department of Medicine, University of Ulsan College of Medicine, Asan Medical Center, 388 1 Poongnap dong, Songpa Ku, Seoul 138 736, South Korea
    Jpn J Clin Oncol 37:829-35. 2007
    ..To determine the relevance of this classification system, we investigated the efficacy and toxicity of capecitabine/cisplatin (XP) chemotherapy alone or in combination with radiotherapy...
  20. doi request reprint Treatment outcome and recursive partitioning analysis-based prognostic factors in patients with esophageal squamous cell carcinoma receiving preoperative chemoradiotherapy
    Min Kyoung Kim
    Division of Oncology, Department of Internal Medicine, University of Ulsan College of Medicine, Asan Medical Center, Songpa Gu, Seoul, Republic of Korea
    Int J Radiat Oncol Biol Phys 71:725-34. 2008
    ..To analyze the clinical outcomes and devise a prognostic model for patients with operable esophageal carcinoma who underwent preoperative chemoradiotherapy (CRT)...
  21. doi request reprint Patients with ERCC1-negative locally advanced esophageal cancers may benefit from preoperative chemoradiotherapy
    Min Kyoung Kim
    Division of Oncology, Department of Internal Medicine, University of Ulsan College of Medicine, Asan Medical Center, Seoul, Korea
    Clin Cancer Res 14:4225-31. 2008
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  22. doi request reprint Utility of combined (18)F-fluorodeoxyglucose-positron emission tomography and computed tomography in patients with cervical metastases from unknown primary tumors
    Jong Lyel Roh
    Department of Otolaryngology, Asan Medical Center, University of Ulsan College of Medicine, Seoul, Republic of Korea
    Oral Oncol 45:218-24. 2009
    ..8% vs. 96.5%). FDG-PET/CT correctly detected distant metastases in 6 of 6 patients. Combined FDG-PET/CT is a useful screening method for primary tumor detection, accurate nodal staging, and distant metastases in patients with CUPs...
  23. doi request reprint Second cancer incidence and risk factors in patients with salivary gland cancers
    Minsu Kwon
    Department of Otolaryngology, Asan Medical Center, University of Ulsan College of Medicine, Seoul, Republic of Korea
    JAMA Otolaryngol Head Neck Surg 140:118-23. 2014
    ..This study aimed to examine the incidence of and risk factors for SPC in patients with SGC...
  24. doi request reprint Evaluation of 18F-FDG PET/CT and CT/MRI with histopathologic correlation in patients undergoing salvage surgery for head and neck squamous cell carcinoma
    Sang Yoon Kim
    Department of Otolaryngology, Asan Medical Center, University of Ulsan College of Medicine, Seoul, South Korea
    Ann Surg Oncol 18:2579-84. 2011
    ..We therefore investigated the clinical utility of (18)F-FDG PET/computed tomography (CT) in patients undergoing salvage surgery for residual head and neck squamous cell carcinoma (HNSCC) after primary nonsurgical treatments...
  25. doi request reprint Combined [18F]fluorodeoxyglucose positron emission tomography and computed tomography for detecting contralateral neck metastases in patients with head and neck squamous cell carcinoma
    Sang Yoon Kim
    Department of Otolaryngology, Asan Medical Center, University of Ulsan College of Medicine, Seoul 138 736, South Korea
    Oral Oncol 47:376-80. 2011
    ..Combined PET/CT is superior to CT/MRI in detecting metastatic neck nodes in HNSCC patients. However, PET/CT may not abrogate the need for contralateral neck surgery or radiotherapy in these patients...
  26. doi request reprint Salvage esophagectomy for locoregional failure after chemoradiotherapy in patients with advanced esophageal cancer
    Changhoon Yoo
    Department of Oncology, Asan Medical Center, University of Ulsan College of Medicine, Seoul, Korea
    Ann Thorac Surg 94:1862-8. 2012
    ..However, the efficacy and safety of salvage esophagectomy have not been elucidated fully. The clinical outcomes of salvage esophagectomy for locoregional failure after chemoradiotherapy were assessed...
  27. ncbi request reprint Utility of 2-[18F] fluoro-2-deoxy-D-glucose positron emission tomography and positron emission tomography/computed tomography imaging in the preoperative staging of head and neck squamous cell carcinoma
    Jong Lyel Roh
    Department of Otolaryngology, Asan Medical Center, University of Ulsan College of Medicine, 388 1, Pungnap dong, Songpa Gu, Seoul 138 736, Republic of Korea
    Oral Oncol 43:887-93. 2007
    ..Moreover, despite their high accuracy, PET and PET/CT may not abrogate the need for conventional imaging and pathologic staging based on primary resection and neck dissection...
  28. ncbi request reprint Clinical significance of beta1 integrin expression as a prediction marker for radiotherapy in early glottic carcinoma
    Seung Ho Choi
    Department of Otolaryngology, University of Ulsan College of Medicine, Seoul, Korea
    Laryngoscope 116:1228-31. 2006
    ..To determine the significance of beta1 integrin expression as a prediction marker for the response to radiotherapy in patients with early glottic carcinoma...
  29. doi request reprint Prognostic value of preoperative metabolic tumor volume and total lesion glycolysis measured by 18F-FDG PET/CT in salivary gland carcinomas
    In Sun Ryu
    Department of Otolaryngology, Asan Medical Center, University of Ulsan College of Medicine, Seoul, Republic of Korea
    J Nucl Med 54:1032-8. 2013
    ..This study examined the prognostic value of these metabolic tumor parameters measured by pretreatment (18)F-FDG PET/CT in patients with salivary gland carcinomas...
  30. doi request reprint Translation and validation of Korean Functional Assessment of Cancer Therapy-Esophageal (FACT-E) scale with squamous cell carcinoma and chemoradiation-only patients
    Hee Jung Yoo
    Department of Oncology, Asan Medical Center, University of Ulsan College of Medicine, Seoul, Korea
    Qual Life Res 21:1451-7. 2012
    ..We sought to determine whether this scale can be used to assess quality of life in Korean patients with esophageal cancer undergoing chemoradiation...
  31. doi request reprint Carcinomas arising in the submandibular gland: high propensity for systemic failure
    Jong Lyel Roh
    Department of Otolaryngology, Asan Medical Center, University of Ulsan College of Medicine, Seoul, South Korea
    J Surg Oncol 97:533-7. 2008
    ..Cancers of the submandibular gland are uncommon and only a few small series have reported patient survival and prognosis...
  32. doi request reprint Quantitative shear wave elastography in the evaluation of metastatic cervical lymph nodes
    Young Jun Choi
    Department of Radiology and Research Institute of Radiology, University of Ulsan College of Medicine, Asan Medical Center, Seoul, Korea
    Ultrasound Med Biol 39:935-40. 2013
    ..Multiple regression analysis showed that the maxSM value (r = 0.882) and gray-scale US criteria (r = 0.837) were independent variables. SWE may be a valuable quantitative reproducible method for characterizing cervical lymph nodes...
  33. doi request reprint Prognostic values of pathologic findings and hypoxia markers in 21 patients with salivary duct carcinoma
    Jong Lyel Roh
    Department of Otolaryngology, Asan Medical Center, University of Ulsan College of Medicine, Songpa Gu, Seoul, Republic of Korea
    J Surg Oncol 97:596-600. 2008
    ..Salivary duct carcinoma (SDC) is associated with aggressive clinical behavior...
  34. doi request reprint Using YC-1 to overcome the radioresistance of hypoxic cancer cells
    So Young Moon
    Department of Otolaryngology, Asan Medical Center, University of Ulsan College of Medicine, 388 1, Pungnap dong, Songpa Gu, Seoul 138 736, Republic of Korea
    Oral Oncol 45:915-9. 2009
    ..Our results suggest that YC-1 treatment may be an effective therapeutic strategy for overcoming the radioresistance of HIF-1alpha-expressing, hypoxic cancer cells...
  35. doi request reprint Patterns of lymph node metastasis and their influence on outcomes in patients with submandibular gland carcinoma
    Myung Woul Han
    Department of Otolaryngology, Asan Medical Center, University of Ulsan College of Medicine, Seoul, Republic of Korea
    J Surg Oncol 106:475-80. 2012
    ..We therefore evaluated the metastatic topography of neck lymph nodes in patients with SMG carcinoma and the influence of metastases on tumor recurrence and patient survival...
  36. doi request reprint Prognostic value of lymph node density in node-positive patients with oral squamous cell carcinoma
    Sang Yoon Kim
    Department of Otolaryngology, Asan Medical Center, University of Ulsan College of Medicine, Seoul, South Korea
    Ann Surg Oncol 18:2310-7. 2011
    ..Little is known, however, about whether LND can predict survival in patients with oral squamous cell carcinoma (OSCC). We therefore evaluated the utility of LND for predicting survival for patients with OSCC and positive nodes (pN+)...
  37. doi request reprint The prognostic value of hypoxia markers in T2-staged oral tongue cancer
    Jong Lyel Roh
    Department of Otolaryngology, Asan Medical Center, University of Ulsan College of Medicine, 388 1 Pungnap dong, Songpa Gu, Seoul 138 736, Republic of Korea
    Oral Oncol 45:63-8. 2009
    ..Multivariate analysis showed that EPOR expression was an independent predictor of DSS (P=0.030). EPOR expression may be an independent predictor for DSS in patients with T2-staged SCC of the oral tongue...
  38. doi request reprint Can patients with head and neck cancers invading carotid artery gain survival benefit from surgery?
    Jong Lyel Roh
    Department of Otolaryngology, Asan Medical Center, University of Ulsan College of Medicine, Seoul, Republic of Korea
    Acta Otolaryngol 128:1370-4. 2008
    ..Surgical treatment of carotid invasion may give an improved 2-year survival in selected patients without significant morbidity...
  39. doi request reprint Clinical characteristics and prognostic factors of adenoid cystic carcinoma of the head and neck
    Yunsuk Choi
    Department of Internal Medicine, Asan Medical Center, University of Ulsan College of Medicine, Seoul, Korea
    Laryngoscope 123:1430-8. 2013
    ..This study was intended to evaluate prognostic factors and the role of postoperative radiotherapy (RT) in patients with adenoid cystic carcinoma (ACC) of the head and neck (ACCHN)...
  40. ncbi request reprint Overexpression of Glut1 in lymphoid follicles correlates with false-positive (18)F-FDG PET results in lung cancer staging
    Jin Haeng Chung
    Department of Pathology, Korea Cancer Center Hospital, Seoul, Korea
    J Nucl Med 45:999-1003. 2004
    ..This study was undertaken to identify histologic and immunohistochemical differences between cases showing false and true results of mediastinal lymph node involvement assessed by (18)F-FDG PET...
  41. doi request reprint 18F fluorodeoxyglucose PET/CT in head and neck squamous cell carcinoma with negative neck palpation findings: a prospective study
    Jong Lyel Roh
    From the Departments of Otolaryngology J L R, J P P, S H C, S Y N, S Y K, Nuclear Medicine J S K, Radiology J H L, and Pathology K J C, Asan Medical Center, University of Ulsan College of Medicine, 88 Olympic ro 43 gil, Songpa Gu, Seoul 138 736, Republic of Korea and Biomedical Research Institute, Korea Institute of Science and Technology, Seoul, Republic of Korea S Y K
    Radiology 271:153-61. 2014
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  42. ncbi request reprint Triple synchronous neoplasms in one kidney: report of a case and review of the literature
    Sun Young Jun
    Department of Pathology, University of Ulsan College of Medicine, Asan Medical Center, Seoul, Korea
    Ann Diagn Pathol 7:374-80. 2003
    ..This case is the first of its type reported in the literature...
  43. doi request reprint Prognostic significance of preoperative metabolic tumour volume and total lesion glycolysis measured by (18)F-FDG PET/CT in squamous cell carcinoma of the oral cavity
    In Sun Ryu
    Department of Otolaryngology, Asan Medical Center, University of Ulsan College of Medicine, 88 Olympic ro 43 gil, Seoul, 138 736, South Korea
    Eur J Nucl Med Mol Imaging 41:452-61. 2014
    ..The present retrospective study evaluated the utility of pretreatment MTV and TLG measured by (18)F-FDG PET/CT to predict survival and occult metastasis (OM) in OSCC...
  44. doi request reprint Clinical outcomes of patients with salivary gland carcinomas preoperatively misdiagnosed as benign lesions
    In Sun Ryu
    Department of Otolaryngology, Asan Medical Center, University of Ulsan College of Medicine, Seoul, Republic of Korea
    Head Neck 35:1764-70. 2013
    ..We compared clinical outcomes between patients with salivary gland carcinomas preoperatively misdiagnosed as benign lesion and properly diagnosed as malignant lesion...
  45. ncbi request reprint A study of moderately differentiated neuroendocrine carcinomas of the larynx and an examination of non-neoplastic larynx tissue for neuroendocrine cells
    Jin Haeng Chung
    Department of Pathology, Korea Cancer Center Hospital, Seoul, South Korea
    Laryngoscope 114:1264-70. 2004
    ..The typical location and immunophenotype of laryngeal NEC raise a question of whether any precursor cells exist...
  46. ncbi request reprint Heterotopic intrathymic thyroid tissue
    Ilseon Hwang
    Department of Pathology, University of Ulsan College of Medicine, Asan Medical Center, Seoul, Korea
    Pathol Int 56:629-32. 2006
    ..To the authors' knowledge this is the first case report of intrathymic heterotopic thyroid tissue posing a diagnostic difficulty in a patient with papillary thyroid carcinoma...
  47. ncbi request reprint Importance of FOXP3 in prognosis and its relationship with p16 in tonsillar squamous cell carcinoma
    Kwonoh Park
    Department of Oncology, Asan Medical Center, University of Ulsan College of Medicine, 88, Olympic ro 43 gil, Songpa Gu, Seoul, 138 736, Korea
    Anticancer Res 33:5667-73. 2013
    ..We examined the relationship between p16, a surrogate marker of human papilloma virus (HPV), and FOXP3, marker of regulatory T-cells, in tonsillar squamous cell carcinoma (TSCC), and assessed their prognostic potential...
  48. doi request reprint Candidates for limited lateral neck dissection among patients with metastatic papillary thyroid carcinoma
    Byung Chul Kang
    Department of Otolaryngology, Asan Medical Center, University of Ulsan College of Medicine, 88 Olympic ro 43 gil, Songpa Gu, Seoul, 138 736, Republic of Korea
    World J Surg 38:863-71. 2014
    ..We assessed the diagnostic value of preoperative ultrasonography (US) plus computed tomography (CT) for detecting metastatic lymph nodes and for identifying predictors of level II or V metastasis in patients with PTC...
  49. pmc Use of 18F-fluorodeoxyglucose positron emission tomography in patients with rare head and neck cancers
    Jong Lyel Roh
    Department of Otolaryngology, Asan Medical Center, University of Ulsan College of Medicine, Seoul, Korea
    Clin Exp Otorhinolaryngol 1:103-9. 2008
    ..We therefore evaluated FDG PET in the management of patients with rare HNCs...
  50. ncbi request reprint Chondromyxoid fibroma of the sternum
    Dong Eun Song
    Department of Pathology, University of Ulsan College of Medicine, Asan Medical Center, Seoul, Korea
    Ann Thorac Surg 75:1948-50. 2003
    ..Primary chondromyxoid fibroma (CMF) of the sternum is quite rare with only four cases documented in the literature. We present a new case of CMF arising from the sternum of a 47-year-old man and compare it with the previous cases...
  51. doi request reprint Feasibility of endoscopic resection in superficial esophageal squamous carcinoma
    Ji Young Choi
    Department of Gastroenterology, University of Ulsan College of Medicine, Asan Medical Center, Asan Digestive Disease Research Institute, Seoul, South Korea
    Gastrointest Endosc 73:881-9, 889.e1-2. 2011
    ..Endoscopic resection in patients with superficial esophageal squamous carcinoma (SESC) is limited by the presence of lymph node metastasis (LNM), highlighting the importance of determining which patients have virtually no risk of LNM...
  52. ncbi request reprint Expressions of Ku70 and DNA-PKcs as prognostic indicators of local control in nasopharyngeal carcinoma
    Sang Wook Lee
    Department of Radiation Oncology, University of Ulsan, College of Medicine, Asan Medical Center, Seoul, South Korea
    Int J Radiat Oncol Biol Phys 62:1451-7. 2005
    ....
  53. doi request reprint Primary retroperitoneal dysgerminoma presenting as an adrenal tumor: a case report and literature review
    Su Hyun Yoo
    Department of Pathology, University of Ulsan College of Medicine, Asan Medical Center, Seoul, Korea
    Pathol Int 61:248-51. 2011
    ..Postoperative ultrasonography, CT and PET over a 6-month period revealed no evidence of ovarian lesion. The patient is stable, but with a suspicious residual tumor after adjuvant chemotherapy...
  54. ncbi request reprint Solitary fibrous tumor of the parapharyngeal space: MR imaging findings
    Ae Kyung Jeong
    Department of Radiology, Asan Medical Center, University of Ulsan College of Medicine, Seoul, South Korea
    AJNR Am J Neuroradiol 23:473-5. 2002
    ..It mimicked a tumor originating from the deep lobe of the parotid gland...
  55. doi request reprint Zinc deficiency may be a cause of burning mouth syndrome as zinc replacement therapy has therapeutic effects
    Gye Song Cho
    Department of Otolaryngology, Asan Medical Center, University of Ulsan College of Medicine, Seoul, Republic of Korea
    J Oral Pathol Med 39:722-7. 2010
    ..The aim of this study was to demonstrate a causal relationship between zinc deficiency and BMS and to assess whether zinc replacement is an effective therapy for BMS...
  56. doi request reprint Initial stage affects survival even after complete pathologic remission is achieved in locally advanced esophageal cancer: analysis of 70 patients with pathologic major response after preoperative chemoradiotherapy
    Min Kyoung Kim
    Division of Oncology, Department of Internal Medicine, University of Ulsan College of Medicine, Asan Medical Center, Seoul, Korea
    Int J Radiat Oncol Biol Phys 75:115-21. 2009
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  57. doi request reprint Perivascular epithelioid cell tumor of the sigmoid colon with transcription factor E3 expression
    Miji Lee
    Department of Pathology, University of Ulsan College of Medicine, Asan Medical Center, Seoul, South Korea
    Ann Diagn Pathol 16:306-11. 2012
    ..Fluorescent in situ hybridization showed no evidence of the EWS rearrangement. Based on these histologic and immunohistochemical features, our patient was diagnosed with a perivascular epithelioid cell tumor of the sigmoid colon...
  58. pmc Solitary myofibroma of the sigmoid colon: case report and review of the literature
    Mi Jung Kim
    Departments of Pathology, Daehang Hospital, Seoul, Korea
    Diagn Pathol 8:90. 2013
    ..The presence of solitary myofibroma in the intestine of an adult requires attention to avoid misdiagnosis as a more aggressive mesenchymal tumor...
  59. ncbi request reprint Intra-articular elastofibroma of the shoulder joint
    Sang Jin Bae
    Department of Radiology, Asan Medical Center, University of Ulsan College of Medicine, 388 1 Pungnap dong, Songpa Gu, Seoul 138 736, Korea
    Skeletal Radiol 31:171-4. 2002
    ..At surgery, a soft, encapsulated mass was found attached to the subscapularis muscle. It was pathologically confirmed as an elastofibroma. This unusual manifestation of an elastofibroma is discussed...
  60. pmc Embryonal rhabdomyosarcoma arising from a mediastinal teratoma: an unusual case report
    Young Joon Ryu
    Department of Pathology, University of Ulsan College of Medicine, Asan Medical Center, Seoul, Korea
    J Korean Med Sci 28:476-9. 2013
    ..Lung metastasis was detected on follow up CT in September 2012, and wedge resection was performed. Pathological finding of the lung lesion showed same feature with that of primary rhabdomyosarcoma...
  61. ncbi request reprint Laryngotracheal involvement of relapsing polychondritis in a Korean girl
    Cheol Min Kim
    Department of Pediatrics, Asan Medical Center, College of Medicine, Ulsan University, Seoul, Korea
    Pediatr Pulmonol 35:314-7. 2003
    ..Early respiratory tract involvement in younger patients is the greatest threat to life, and aggressive therapy, including tracheostomy and intravenous high-dose steroids, is advocated...
  62. ncbi request reprint Primary intraosseous melanotic schwannoma of the fibula associated with the Carney complex
    Mi Jung Kim
    Department of Pathology, University of Ulsan College of Medicine, Asan Medical Center, Songpa Gu, Seoul, Korea
    Pathol Int 56:538-42. 2006
    ..These observations were compatible with psammomatous melanotic schwannoma (PMS). In addition, the detection of LOH for PRKAR1A strongly suggests that PMS in the present case is a manifestation of the Carney complex (CNC)...
  63. pmc Synovial sarcoma of the thyroid gland
    Chang Hwan Ryu
    Department of Otolaryngology, Asan Medical Center, University of Ulsan College of Medicine, Seoul, Korea
    Clin Exp Otorhinolaryngol 4:204-6. 2011
    ..Due to the aggressive nature of primary synovial sarcoma of the thyroid gland, early diagnosis and comprehensive treatment including wide resection and postoperative chemoradiation is required...
  64. doi request reprint Diagnostic utility of EWS break-apart fluorescence in situ hybridization in distinguishing between non-cutaneous melanoma and clear cell sarcoma
    Joon Seon Song
    Department of Pathology, University of Ulsan College of Medicine, Asan Medical Center, Songpa Gu, Seoul, Korea
    Pathol Int 60:608-13. 2010
    ..Molecular detection of EWS gene rearrangement, either by break-apart FISH or RT-PCR, is mandatory in subjects with melanotic tumors of soft tissue...
  65. ncbi request reprint Nodular fasciitis of the head and neck: radiographic findings
    Ji Hoon Shin
    Department of Radiology, Asan Medical Center, University of Ulsan College of Medicine, Seoul, South Korea
    Clin Imaging 27:31-7. 2003
    ..Most cases showed a benign nature, except one case in the prevertebral space which showed aggressive nature with jugular fossa destruction and intracranial extension...
  66. pmc Chondrosarcoma: with updates on molecular genetics
    Mi Jung Kim
    Department of Pathology, Asan Medical Center, University of Ulsan College of Medicine, Seoul 138 736, Republic of Korea
    Sarcoma 2011:405437. 2011
    ..New markers of cell differentiation, proliferation, and cell signaling might offer important therapeutic and prognostic information in near future...
  67. ncbi request reprint CD34 expressing ameloblastic fibrosarcoma arising in the maxilla: a new finding
    Ok Jun Lee
    Department of Pathology, Chunbuk National University Hospital, Cheongju, Korea
    J Oral Pathol Med 34:318-20. 2005
    ..The mesenchymal component displayed the features of either dermatofibrosarcoma protuberans or fibrosarcoma, and was positive for CD34. This is the first reported case of CD34 expressing AFS in the maxilla...
  68. pmc Eosinophilic otitis media: CT and MRI findings and literature review
    Won Jung Chung
    Department of Radiology and Research Institute of Radiology, University of Ulsan College of Medicine, Asan Medical Center, Seoul 138 736, Korea
    Korean J Radiol 13:363-7. 2012
    ..We report here the CT and MRI findings of two EOM cases and review the clinical and histopathologic findings of this recently described disease entity...
  69. ncbi request reprint [Hepatic angiomyolipoma with variable histologic features: 8 cases resembling hepatocellular carcinoma or inflammatory pseudotumor]
    Ilseon Hwang
    Department of Pathology, Keimyung University School of Medicine, Daegu, Korea
    Korean J Gastroenterol 60:242-8. 2012
    ..HMB-45 is a promising immunomarker for this tumor and especially helpful to diagnosis of some AMLs with unusual morphology. The purpose of this study was to better define the variable histologic feature of hepatic AML...
  70. ncbi request reprint Alpha-lipoic acid suppresses the development of collagen-induced arthritis and protects against bone destruction in mice
    Eun Young Lee
    Division of Allergy and Rheumatology, Department of Internal Medicine, University of Ulsan College of Medicine, Asan Medical Center, Seoul, 138 736, Republic of Korea
    Rheumatol Int 27:225-33. 2007
    ..To test the ability of alpha-lipoic acid (LA) to attenuate the development of collagen-induced arthritis (CIA) in mice...