Shin Hwang

Summary

Affiliation: University of Ulsan
Country: Korea

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Hepatic venous congestion in living donor liver transplantation: preoperative quantitative prediction and follow-up using computed tomography
    Shin Hwang
    Department of Surgery, Division of Hepatopancreatobiliary Surgery and Liver Transplantation, Asan Medical Center, Ulsan University College of Medicine, Seoul, Korea
    Liver Transpl 10:763-70. 2004
  2. pmc Reappraisal of plasmapheresis as a supportive measure in a patient with hepatic failure after major hepatectomy
    Shin Hwang
    Division of Hepatobiliary Surgery and Liver Transplantation, Department of Surgery, Asan Medical Center, University of Ulsan College of Medicine, Seoul, Korea
    Case Rep Gastroenterol 1:162-7. 2007
  3. pmc Liver transplantation for acute-on-chronic liver failure from erythropoietic protoporphyria
    Pyoung Jae Park
    Division of Hepatobiliary Surgery and Liver Transplantation, Department of Surgery, Asan Medical Center, University of Ulsan College of Medicine, Seoul, Korea
    Clin Mol Hepatol 18:411-5. 2012
  4. ncbi request reprint Risk-based long-term screening for hepatocellular carcinoma recurrence after living donor liver transplantation
    S Hwang
    Division of Hepatobiliary Surgery and Liver Transplantation, Department of Surgery, University of Ulsan College of Medicine, Seoul, Korea Electronic address
    Transplant Proc 45:3076-84. 2013
  5. ncbi request reprint Survival rates among patients awaiting deceased donor liver transplants at a single high-volume Korean center
    S Hwang
    Division of Hepatobiliary Surgery and Liver Transplantation, Department of Surgery, Asan Medical Center, University of Ulsan College of Medicine, Seoul, Korea Electronic address
    Transplant Proc 45:2995-6. 2013
  6. doi request reprint Computational simulation-based vessel interposition reconstruction technique for portal vein hypoplasia in pediatric liver transplantation
    S Hwang
    Division of Hepatobiliary Surgery and Liver Transplantation, Department of Surgery, Asan Medical Center, University of Ulsan College of Medicine, Seoul, Korea
    Transplant Proc 45:255-8. 2013
  7. doi request reprint Technique of antegrade intraoperative cholangiography not requiring hepatic hilar dissection during repeated hepatectomy for hepatocellular carcinoma
    Shin Hwang
    Department of Surgery, University of Ulsan College of Medicine, Seoul, Korea
    Hepatogastroenterology 59:878-80. 2012
  8. doi request reprint Hepatic parenchymal atrophy induction for intractable segmental bile duct injury after liver resection
    Shin Hwang
    Department of Surgery, University of Ulsan College of Medicine, Seoul, Korea
    Hepatogastroenterology 59:866-8. 2012
  9. doi request reprint Standardization of modified right lobe grafts to minimize vascular outflow complications for adult living donor liver transplantation
    S Hwang
    Division of Hepatobiliary Surgery and Liver Transplantation, Department of Surgery, Asan Medical Center, University of Ulsan College of Medicine, Seoul, Korea
    Transplant Proc 44:457-9. 2012
  10. doi request reprint Hepatogenic differentiation of mesenchymal stem cells in a rat model of thioacetamide-induced liver cirrhosis
    Shin Hwang
    Department of Surgery, Asan Medical Center, University of Ulsan College of Medicine, Seoul, South Korea
    Cell Biol Int 36:279-88. 2012

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  1. ncbi request reprint Hepatic venous congestion in living donor liver transplantation: preoperative quantitative prediction and follow-up using computed tomography
    Shin Hwang
    Department of Surgery, Division of Hepatopancreatobiliary Surgery and Liver Transplantation, Asan Medical Center, Ulsan University College of Medicine, Seoul, Korea
    Liver Transpl 10:763-70. 2004
    ..The changes in CTAA observed in the right lobes of donors and recipients indicate that MHV reconstruction can effectively decrease the HVC area...
  2. pmc Reappraisal of plasmapheresis as a supportive measure in a patient with hepatic failure after major hepatectomy
    Shin Hwang
    Division of Hepatobiliary Surgery and Liver Transplantation, Department of Surgery, Asan Medical Center, University of Ulsan College of Medicine, Seoul, Korea
    Case Rep Gastroenterol 1:162-7. 2007
    ..She is doing well to date 10 months after liver resection without tumor recurrence or hepatic decompensation. This limited experience suggests that plasmapheresis can be a useful liver support for post-hepatectomy liver failure...
  3. pmc Liver transplantation for acute-on-chronic liver failure from erythropoietic protoporphyria
    Pyoung Jae Park
    Division of Hepatobiliary Surgery and Liver Transplantation, Department of Surgery, Asan Medical Center, University of Ulsan College of Medicine, Seoul, Korea
    Clin Mol Hepatol 18:411-5. 2012
    ..The patient recovered uneventfully and was doing well 24 months after transplantation. Future prevention and treatment of liver disease are discussed in detail...
  4. ncbi request reprint Risk-based long-term screening for hepatocellular carcinoma recurrence after living donor liver transplantation
    S Hwang
    Division of Hepatobiliary Surgery and Liver Transplantation, Department of Surgery, University of Ulsan College of Medicine, Seoul, Korea Electronic address
    Transplant Proc 45:3076-84. 2013
    ..This study sought to establish an actual risk-based long-term screening protocol for hepatocellular carcinoma (HCC) recurrence after liver transplantation (OLT)...
  5. ncbi request reprint Survival rates among patients awaiting deceased donor liver transplants at a single high-volume Korean center
    S Hwang
    Division of Hepatobiliary Surgery and Liver Transplantation, Department of Surgery, Asan Medical Center, University of Ulsan College of Medicine, Seoul, Korea Electronic address
    Transplant Proc 45:2995-6. 2013
    ..This report on waiting list mortality in Korea based on data from a single institution...
  6. doi request reprint Computational simulation-based vessel interposition reconstruction technique for portal vein hypoplasia in pediatric liver transplantation
    S Hwang
    Division of Hepatobiliary Surgery and Liver Transplantation, Department of Surgery, Asan Medical Center, University of Ulsan College of Medicine, Seoul, Korea
    Transplant Proc 45:255-8. 2013
    ....
  7. doi request reprint Technique of antegrade intraoperative cholangiography not requiring hepatic hilar dissection during repeated hepatectomy for hepatocellular carcinoma
    Shin Hwang
    Department of Surgery, University of Ulsan College of Medicine, Seoul, Korea
    Hepatogastroenterology 59:878-80. 2012
    ..This technique of antegrade IOC through the intrahepatic bile duct within the glissonian pedicle allows for an IOC without additional manipulation of the hepatoduodenal ligament when the cystic duct stump is not available...
  8. doi request reprint Hepatic parenchymal atrophy induction for intractable segmental bile duct injury after liver resection
    Shin Hwang
    Department of Surgery, University of Ulsan College of Medicine, Seoul, Korea
    Hepatogastroenterology 59:866-8. 2012
    ..These findings suggest that percutaneous segmental portal vein embolization, followed by intentional clamping of external biliary drainage, can effectively control intractable bile leak from segmental bile duct injury...
  9. doi request reprint Standardization of modified right lobe grafts to minimize vascular outflow complications for adult living donor liver transplantation
    S Hwang
    Division of Hepatobiliary Surgery and Liver Transplantation, Department of Surgery, Asan Medical Center, University of Ulsan College of Medicine, Seoul, Korea
    Transplant Proc 44:457-9. 2012
    ....
  10. doi request reprint Hepatogenic differentiation of mesenchymal stem cells in a rat model of thioacetamide-induced liver cirrhosis
    Shin Hwang
    Department of Surgery, Asan Medical Center, University of Ulsan College of Medicine, Seoul, South Korea
    Cell Biol Int 36:279-88. 2012
    ..Thus, these results support that the in vivo hepatogenic differentiation of MSCs is related to the beneficial effects of MSCs rather than the differentiated hepatocytes themselves...
  11. ncbi request reprint Portal vein interposition using homologous iliac vein graft during extensive resection for hilar bile duct cancer
    Shin Hwang
    Division of Hepatobiliary Surgery and Liver Transplantation, Department of Surgery, Asan Medical Center, University of Ulsan College of Medicine, Seoul 138 736, Korea
    J Gastrointest Surg 11:888-92. 2007
    ..In conclusion, our preliminary experience with these two patients suggests that cold-stored iliac vein homografts can be considered as PV substitutes after long PV segment resection during extensive hepatobiliary surgery...
  12. ncbi request reprint Hepatectomy for patients with transient hepatic failure after preoperative portal vein embolization
    Shin Hwang
    Division of Hepatopancreatobiliary Surgery, and Liver Transplantation, Department of Surgery, Asan Medical Center, University of Ulsan College of Medicine, Seoul 138 736, Korea
    Hepatogastroenterology 54:1817-20. 2007
    ..We think that transient liver failure after PVE is not contraindicated for major hepatectomy if there is no definite causal risk factor, but every effort should be paid to prevent posthepatectomy liver failure...
  13. doi request reprint Reappraisal of percutaneous transhepatic biliary drainage tract recurrence after resection of perihilar bile duct cancer
    Shin Hwang
    Department of Surgery, Asan Medical Center, University of Ulsan College of Medicine, Seoul, 138 736, Korea
    World J Surg 36:379-85. 2012
    ..To determine the general applicability of these findings, we validated the risk of PTBD tract recurrence in patients with resected BDC in our high-volume center...
  14. ncbi request reprint Prognostic impact of sarcomatous change of hepatocellular carcinoma in patients undergoing liver resection and liver transplantation
    Shin Hwang
    Division of Hepatobiliary Surgery and Liver Transplantation, Department of Surgery, Asan Medical Center, University of Ulsan College of Medicine, Seoul 138 736, Korea
    J Gastrointest Surg 12:718-24. 2008
    ..Vigorous postoperative systemic surveillance may be helpful for timely detection and treatment of localized metastases...
  15. ncbi request reprint Radical surgical resection for carcinoid tumors of the ampulla
    Shin Hwang
    Department of Surgery, Asan Medical Center, University of Ulsan College of Medicine, Seoul 138 736, South Korea
    J Gastrointest Surg 12:713-7. 2008
    ..We believe that radical resection, with the aim of complete tumor removal and cure, is the treatment of choice...
  16. doi request reprint Safety of ultra-rapid intravenous infusion of hepatitis B immunoglobulin in liver transplant recipients
    S Hwang
    Division of Hepatobiliary Surgery and Liver Transplantation, Department of Surgery, Asan Medical Center, University of Ulsan College of Medicine, Seoul, Korea
    Transplant Proc 43:1780-2. 2011
    ..To evaluate the safety of institutional protocol for ultra-rapid hepatitis B immunoglobulin (HBIG) infusion (10,000 IU in 30 minutes) for hepatitis B virus prophylaxis in adult liver transplant recipients...
  17. ncbi request reprint Retroduodenal resection of ampullary carcinoid tumor in a patient with cavernous transformation of the portal vein
    Shin Hwang
    Division of Hepatobiliary Surgery and Liver Transplantation, Department of Surgery, Asan Medical Center, University of Ulsan College of Medicine, Seoul, South Korea
    J Gastrointest Surg 11:1322-7. 2007
    ..The surgical procedures are described, and the literature pertaining to this limited surgery is reviewed...
  18. ncbi request reprint Portal vein stenting for portal hypertension caused by local recurrence after pancreatoduodenectomy for periampullary cancer
    Shin Hwang
    Division of Hepatobiliary Surgery and Liver Transplantation, Department of Surgery, Asan Medical Center, University of Ulsan College of Medicine, Seoul, 138 736, South Korea
    J Gastrointest Surg 11:333-7. 2007
    ..Percutaneous transhepatic stent insertion appears to be the treatment of choice for focal portal vein stenosis...
  19. ncbi request reprint Intraoperative biliary exploration through the left hepatic duct orifice during left hepatectomy in patients with left-sided hepatolithiasis
    Shin Hwang
    Department of Surgery, Division of Hepatobiliary Surgery and Liver Transplantation, Asan Medical Center, University of Ulsan College of Medicine, Seoul, South Korea
    Langenbecks Arch Surg 393:383-9. 2008
    ..The aim of this study was to assess the feasibility of alternative method of bile duct exploration other than choledochotomy...
  20. ncbi request reprint Pancreatoduodenectomy for local intrapancreatic recurrence after bile duct resection of mid bile duct carcinoma
    Shin Hwang
    Department of Surgery, Division of Hepatobiliary Surgery and Liver Transplantation, Asan Medical Center, University of Ulsan College of Medicine, Seoul, Korea
    Hepatogastroenterology 57:1040-5. 2010
    ..Repeat resection with pancreatoduodenectomy may be a feasible treatment modality for selected patients showing late intrapancreatic recurrence after prior segmental bile duct resection...
  21. ncbi request reprint Modified liver hanging maneuver to facilitate left hepatectomy and caudate lobe resection for hilar bile duct cancer
    Shin Hwang
    Department of Surgery, Division of Hepatobiliary Surgery and Liver Transplantation, Asan Medical Center, University of Ulsan College of Medicine, Seoul, South Korea
    J Gastrointest Surg 12:1288-92. 2008
    ..In conclusion, we think that this modified LHM is an effective, technically simple procedure for resection of the left liver and caudate lobe in HBD patients...
  22. ncbi request reprint Surgical treatment of primary neuroendocrine tumors of the liver
    Shin Hwang
    Division of Hepatobiliary Surgery and Liver Transplantation, Department of Surgery, Asan Medical Center, University of Ulsan College of Medicine, Seoul, South Korea
    J Gastrointest Surg 12:725-30. 2008
    ..In conclusion, although primary hepatic NET is very rare, it should be distinguished from other liver neoplasms. The mainstay of treatment is curative liver resection...
  23. doi request reprint Sequential preoperative ipsilateral hepatic vein embolization after portal vein embolization to induce further liver regeneration in patients with hepatobiliary malignancy
    Shin Hwang
    Division of Hepatobiliary Surgery and Liver Transplantation, Department of Surgery, Asan Medical Center, University of Ulsan College of Medicine, Seoul, Korea
    Ann Surg 249:608-16. 2009
    ..To assess the effect of ipsilateral hepatic vein embolization (HVE) performed after portal vein embolization (PVE) on liver regeneration...
  24. ncbi request reprint Delayed-onset isolated injury of the right posterior segment duct after laparoscopic cholecystectomy: a report of hepatic segmental atrophy induction
    Shin Hwang
    Division of Hepatobiliary Surgery and Liver Transplantation, Asan Medical Center, University of Ulsan College of Medicine, Seoul, Korea
    Surg Laparosc Endosc Percutan Tech 17:203-5. 2007
    ..Although this atrophy induction approach cannot be regarded as a generally accepted treatment, we believe it can be considered a feasible option in rare circumstances such as this...
  25. doi request reprint Treatment of recurrent bile duct stricture after primary reconstruction for laparoscopic cholecystectomy-induced injury
    Shin Hwang
    Division of Hepatobiliary Surgery and Liver Transplantation, Department of Surgery, Asan Medical Center, University of Ulsan College of Medicine, Seoul, Korea
    Surg Laparosc Endosc Percutan Tech 18:445-8; discussion 449. 2008
    ..Delayed-onset bile duct stricture should be treated on the case-by-case basis, with radiologic intervention or radical biliary reconstruction combined with liver resection...
  26. ncbi request reprint [An analysis on the amount of excreted pancreatic juice after pancreatoduodenectomy]
    Dong Hwan Jung
    Department of Surgery, University of Ulsan College of Medicine, Seoul, Korea
    Korean J Gastroenterol 43:309-15. 2004
    ..There has been lack of data on the secretion of the pancreatic juice after pancreatoduodenectomy. Thus, surgeons have difficulties in predicting the clinical sequences of pancreaticojejunostomy leakage or other pancreatic surgery...
  27. doi request reprint Extended extrahepatic bile duct resection to avoid performing pancreatoduodenectomy in patients with mid bile duct cancer
    Shin Hwang
    Department of Surgery, Division of Hepatobiliary Surgery and Liver Transplantation, Asan Medical Center, University of Ulsan College of Medicine, Seoul, Korea
    Dig Surg 25:74-9. 2008
    ..It is essential that a surgical procedure is developed to obtain a tumor-free distal BD resection margin during extrahepatic BD resection, in which R0 resection can be achieved without performing pancreatoduodenectomy...
  28. doi request reprint Bioelectrical impedance analysis for evaluation of donor hepatic steatosis in living-donor liver transplantation
    S Hwang
    Division of Hepatobiliay Surgery and Liver Transplantation, Department of Surgery, Asan Medical Center, University of Ulsan College of Medicine, Seoul, South Korea
    Transplant Proc 42:1492-6. 2010
    ..To assess whether bioelectrical impedance analysis (BIA) can be used to evaluate the degree of hepatic steatosis in potential living liver donors...
  29. ncbi request reprint Endovascular stent placement for interposed middle hepatic vein graft occlusion after living-donor liver transplantation using right-lobe graft
    Ji Hoon Shin
    Department of Radiology and Research Institute of Radiology, University of Ulsan College of Medicine, Songpa Gu, Seoul, Republic of Korea
    Liver Transpl 12:269-76. 2006
    ..In conclusion, though IVG to V5 and V8 remains controversial, the treatment of their stenosis or occlusion is safe and effective, even during their immediate postoperative period...
  30. ncbi request reprint Section 6. Management of extensive nontumorous portal vein thrombosis in adult living donor liver transplantation
    Deok Bog Moon
    1 Division of Hepatobiliary Surgery and Liver Transplantation, Department of Surgery, Asan Medical Center, University of Ulsan College of Medicine, Korea 2 Address correspondence to Sung Gyu Lee, M D, F A C S, Division of Hepatobiliary Surgery and Liver Transplantation, Department of Surgery, Asan Medical Center, University of Ulsan College of Medicine, 388 1 Pungnap dong, Songpa Gu, Seoul 138 736, Korea
    Transplantation 97:S23-30. 2014
    ..To overcome those problems, we introduced interruption of sizable collaterals and intraoperative cine-portogram (IOP), which is useful for diagnosis and treatment of residual PVT and sizable collaterals...
  31. doi request reprint Technique and outcome of autologous portal Y-graft interposition for anomalous right portal veins in living donor liver transplantation
    Shin Hwang
    Division of Hepatobiliary Surgery and Liver Transplantation, Department of Surgery, Asan Medical Center, University of Ulsan College of Medicine, Seoul, Korea
    Liver Transpl 15:427-34. 2009
    ..The favorable outcome and technical feasibility of autologous portal Y-graft interposition imply that this technique could be the standard procedure for reconstruction of right lobe grafts with double PV orifices...
  32. doi request reprint Morphometric and simulation analyses of right hepatic vein reconstruction in adult living donor liver transplantation using right lobe grafts
    Shin Hwang
    Division of Hepatobiliary Surgery and Liver Transplantation, Department of Surgery, Asan Medical Center, University of Ulsan College of Medicine, Seoul, Korea
    Liver Transpl 16:639-48. 2010
    ....
  33. doi request reprint Anomalous hepatic vein anatomy of left lateral section grafts and customized unification venoplasty for pediatric living donor liver transplantation
    Shin Hwang
    Division of Hepatobiliary Surgery and Liver Transplantation, University of Ulsan College of Medicine, Seoul, Korea
    Liver Transpl 19:184-90. 2013
    ..These venoplasty techniques represent beneficial surgical options as part of graft standardization for hepatic vein reconstruction in pediatric living donor liver transplantation...
  34. ncbi request reprint Section 15. A desensitizing protocol without local graft infusion therapy and splenectomy is a safe and effective method in ABO-incompatible adult LDLT
    Gi Won Song
    1 Division of Liver Transplantation and Hepatobiliary Surgery, Department of Surgery, Asan Medical Center, University of Ulsan College of Medicine, Seoul, Korea 2 Address correspondence to Sung Gyu Lee, M D, F A C S, 388 1 Pungnab2 dong, Songpa Gu, Seoul, Korea
    Transplantation 97:S59-66. 2014
    ....
  35. doi request reprint Surgical treatments and prognoses of patients with combined hepatocellular carcinoma and cholangiocarcinoma
    Ki Hun Kim
    Department of Hepatobiliary Surgery and Liver Transplantation, University of Ulsan College of Medicine and Asan Medical Center, Seoul, South Korea
    Ann Surg Oncol 16:623-9. 2009
    ..We evaluated the effectiveness of surgical treatment and factors related to survival and recurrence...
  36. doi request reprint Prevention of hepatitis B recurrence after living donor liver transplantation: primary high-dose hepatitis B immunoglobulin monotherapy and rescue antiviral therapy
    Shin Hwang
    Division of Hepatobiliary Surgery and Liver Transplantation, Department of Surgery, Asan Medical Center, University of Ulsan College of Medicine, Seoul, Korea
    Liver Transpl 14:770-8. 2008
    ..Our posttransplant HBV prophylaxis regimen resulted in a 5-year HBV recurrence rate of 7.3% and a mortality rate of 13.2% after HBV recurrence, showing the effectiveness of high-dose HBIG monotherapy and rescue antiviral therapy...
  37. ncbi request reprint Application of intraoperative cine-portogram to detect spontaneous portosystemic collaterals missed by intraoperative doppler exam in adult living donor liver transplantation
    Deok Bog Moon
    Division of Hepatobiliary Surgery and Liver Transplantation, Department of Surgery, Asan Medical Center, University of Ulsan College of Medicine, Seoul, Korea
    Liver Transpl 13:1279-84. 2007
    ..In conclusion, IOCP seems to be an effective tool for precise detection of the persistent large portosystemic collaterals that were not detected by IOUS, and for monitoring their complete interruption...
  38. ncbi request reprint Technical modification of reno-portal anastomosis in living donor liver transplantation for patients with obliterated portal vein and large spontaneous splenorenal shunts
    Deok Bog Moon
    Division of Hepatobiliary Surgery and Liver Transplantation, Department of Surgery, Asan Medical Center, University of Ulsan College of Medicine, Seoul, Korea
    Hepatogastroenterology 55:2193-9. 2008
    ..The aim of this study was to show the feasibility and safety of the side-to-end (S-to-E) renoportal anastomosis (RP-A)...
  39. doi request reprint Expanded indication criteria of living donor liver transplantation for hepatocellular carcinoma at one large-volume center
    Sung Gyu Lee
    Division of Hepatobiliary Surgery and Liver Transplantation, Department of Surgery, University of Ulsan College of Medicine, Seoul, Korea
    Liver Transpl 14:935-45. 2008
    ..Thus, these expanded criteria for LDLT eligibility of HCC patients broaden the indications for patient selection and can more accurately identify patients who will benefit from LDLT...
  40. ncbi request reprint Feasibility assessment for tailoring preservation of segment VIII hepatic vein during left liver graft procurement
    Shin Hwang
    Division of Hepatobiliary Surgery and Liver Transplantation, Department of Surgery, Asan Medical Center University of Ulsan College of Medicine, Seoul, Korea
    Hepatogastroenterology 53:928-32. 2006
    ..Isolated preservation of segment VIII vein (V8) could reduce this HVC, but it has been applied to only a small number of living donor operations to date...
  41. doi request reprint Obstruction at middle hepatic venous tributaries in modified right lobe grafts after living-donor liver Transplantation: diagnosis with contrast-enhanced US
    Yang Shin Park
    Department of Radiology, Asan Medical Center, University of Ulsan College of Medicine, and Department of Radiology, Korea University Guro Hospital, Seoul, Korea
    Radiology 265:617-26. 2012
    ..To investigate the ability of contrast material-enhanced ultrasonography (US) to help diagnose obstruction of middle hepatic venous (MHV) tributaries soon after living-donor liver transplantation with modified right lobe grafts...
  42. doi request reprint Exercise and diet modification in non-obese non-alcoholic fatty liver disease: analysis of biopsies of living liver donors
    Young Joo Jin
    Department of Internal Medicine, Asan Liver Center, Asan Medical Center, University of Ulsan College of Medicine, Seoul, Korea
    J Gastroenterol Hepatol 27:1341-7. 2012
    ..We evaluated efficacy of exercise and diet modification for steatosis improvement of non-obese non-alcoholic fatty liver disease (NAFLD) patients...
  43. doi request reprint Characteristics and management of splenic artery aneurysms in adult living donor liver transplant recipients
    Deok Bog Moon
    Division of Hepatobiliary Surgery and Liver Transplantation, Department of Surgery, University of Ulsan College of Medicine, Seoul, Korea
    Liver Transpl 15:1535-41. 2009
    ....
  44. doi request reprint Right hepatic vein stenosis at anastomosis in patients after living donor liver transplantation: optimal Doppler US venous pulsatility index and CT criteria--receiver operating characteristic analysis
    Hye Jeon Hwang
    Department of Radiology and Research Institute of Radiology, Asan Medical Center, University of Ulsan College of Medicine, 388 1, Pungnap 2 dong, Songpa Ku, Seoul 138 736, Korea
    Radiology 253:543-51. 2009
    ....
  45. ncbi request reprint Section 16. Update on experience in paired-exchange donors in living donor liver transplantation for adult patients at ASAN Medical Center
    Dong Hwan Jung
    1 Division of Hepatobiliary Surgery and Liver Transplantation, Department of Surgery, Asan Medical Center, University of Ulsan College of Medicine, Seoul, Korea 2 Address correspondence to Sung Gyu Lee, M D, Ph D, F A C S, Department of Surgery, Asan Medical Center, University of Ulsan College of Medicine 388 1 Poongnap dong, Songpa Gu, Seoul 138 736, Korea
    Transplantation 97:S66-9. 2014
    ..The objective of this study was to present updated changes in exchange adult LDLT program at our institution...
  46. doi request reprint Contrast-enhanced sonography for screening of vascular complication in recipients following living donor liver transplantation
    So Jung Lee
    Department of Radiology, Asan Medical Center, University of Ulsan College of Medicine, 88 Olympic ro 43 gil Songpa Gu, Seoul, 138 736, Korea
    J Clin Ultrasound 41:305-12. 2013
    ..CEUS can enhance the role of US in the diagnosis of postoperative vascular complication in recipients following living donor liver transplantation at the bedside...
  47. ncbi request reprint Salvage living donor liver transplantation after prior liver resection for hepatocellular carcinoma
    Shin Hwang
    Division of Hepatobiliary Surgery and Liver Transplantation, Department of Surgery, Asan Medical Center, University of Ulsan College of Medicine, Seoul, Korea
    Liver Transpl 13:741-6. 2007
    ..These results indicate that every combination of prior hepatectomy and living donor liver graft is feasible for patients undergoing salvage LDLT, and the acceptable extent of HCC for salvage LDLT is equivalent to that for primary LDLT...
  48. doi request reprint Hemodynamics-compliant reconstruction of the right hepatic vein for adult living donor liver transplantation with a right liver graft
    Shin Hwang
    Division of Hepatobiliary Surgery and Liver Transplantation, Department of Surgery, Seoul, Korea
    Liver Transpl 18:858-66. 2012
    ..We thus suggest the routine or selective use of this technique as a part of graft standardization for LDLT using a right liver graft...
  49. doi request reprint Usability of ringed polytetrafluoroethylene grafts for middle hepatic vein reconstruction during living donor liver transplantation
    Shin Hwang
    Division of Liver Transplantation and Hepatobiliary Surgery, Department of Surgery, Asan Medical Center, University of Ulsan College of Medicine, Songpa Gu, Seoul, Korea
    Liver Transpl 18:955-65. 2012
    ....
  50. doi request reprint Reconstruction of inferior right hepatic veins in living donor liver transplantation using right liver grafts
    Shin Hwang
    Division of Hepatobiliary Surgery and Liver Transplantation, Department of Surgery, Asan Medical Center, University of Ulsan College of Medicine, Seoul, Korea
    Liver Transpl 18:238-47. 2012
    ..In conclusion, we suggest that in combination with extensive recipient IVC dissection, funneling and unification venoplasty techniques are useful for securely reconstructing single or multiple IRHVs during the implantation of RLGs...
  51. ncbi request reprint Cryopreserved iliac artery is indispensable interposition graft material for middle hepatic vein reconstruction of right liver grafts
    Shin Hwang
    Division of Hepatopancreatobiliary Surgery and Liver Transplantation, Department of Surgery, Asan Medical Center, University of Ulsan College of Medicine, Seoul, Korea
    Liver Transpl 11:644-9. 2005
    ..Two-month patency rate of IAG was not lower than that of IVG. In conclusion, we feel that cryopreserved IAG can be used as an interposition vessel graft for MHV reconstruction of right liver graft when cryopreserved IVG is not available...
  52. doi request reprint Results of a phase 4 trial of Tacrobell® in liver transplantation patients: a multicenter study in South Korea
    Young Dong Yu
    Department of Surgery, Asian Medical Center, Seoul, Korea
    Hepatogastroenterology 59:357-63. 2012
    ....
  53. doi request reprint Posttransplantation prophylaxis with primary high-dose hepatitis B immunoglobulin monotherapy and complementary preemptive antiviral add-on
    Shin Hwang
    Department of Surgery, Division of Hepatobiliary Surgery and Liver Transplantation, Asan Medical Center, University of Ulsan College of Medicine, Seoul, Korea
    Liver Transpl 17:456-65. 2011
    ..Preemptive conversion to combination therapy has a complementary role in prophylaxis with primary high-dose HBIG monotherapy, especially for patients at high risk of HBV recurrence...
  54. ncbi request reprint Clinical analysis of right anterior segmentectomy for hepatic malignancy
    Ki Hun Kim
    Department of Surgery, Asan Medical Center, University of Ulsan College of Medicine, Seoul, Korea
    Hepatogastroenterology 53:836-9. 2006
    ..We describe here the operative procedure and clinical analysis of right anterior segmentectomy in 35 patients with hepatic malignancy...
  55. doi request reprint Preoperative peripheral blood human telomerase reverse transcriptase mRNA concentration is not a prognostic factor for resection of hepatocellular carcinoma
    Yeon Dae Kim
    Department of Surgery, University of Ulsan College of Medicine, Seoul, Korea
    Hepatogastroenterology 59:1512-5. 2012
    ..Detection of markers of residual circulating cancer cells may predict postoperative HCC recurrence. Human telomerase reverse transcriptase (hTERT) mRNA may be a candidate tumor marker...
  56. ncbi request reprint Donor selection for procurement of right posterior segment graft in living donor liver transplantation
    Shin Hwang
    Department of Surgery, Division of Hepatopancreatobiliary Surgery and Liver Transplantation, Ulsan University College of Medicine, Seoul, Korea
    Liver Transpl 10:1150-5. 2004
    ..In conclusion, successful RPS graft procurement is highly possible, only when LL is disproportionately small (<30% of WLV) and the PV variant is type III...
  57. doi request reprint Surgical treatment of hilar cholangiocarcinoma in the new era: the Asan experience
    Sung Gyu Lee
    Department of Surgery, University of Ulsan College of Medicine, 388 1 Pungnab2 dong, Songpa Gu, Seoul 138 736, Korea
    J Hepatobiliary Pancreat Sci 17:476-89. 2010
    ....
  58. ncbi request reprint [Clinical outcome after living donor liver transplantation in patients with hepatitis C virus-associated cirrhosis]
    Jeong Ik Park
    Division of Hepatobiliary Surgery and Liver Transplantation, Department of Surgery, Asan Medical Center, Korea
    Korean J Hepatol 13:543-55. 2007
    ....
  59. ncbi request reprint [Analysis of survival and factors affecting the survival after surgical resection of peripheral cholangiocarcinoma: 318 cases in single institute]
    Gi Won Song
    Division of Hepatobiliary Surgery and Liver Transplantation, Department of Surgery, Asan Medical Center, University of Ulsan College of Medicine, Seoul, Korea
    Korean J Hepatol 13:208-21. 2007
    ..The aim of this study is to evaluate clinicopathological factors affecting survival after surgical resection of peripheral cholangiocarcinoma...
  60. ncbi request reprint Neurologic complications in adult living donor liver transplant recipients
    Bum Soo Kim
    Division of Hepatobiliary Surgery and Liver Transplantation, Department of Surgery, Asan Medical Center, University of Ulsan College of Medicine, Seoul, Korea
    Clin Transplant 21:544-7. 2007
    ..Neurologic complications (NC) after liver transplantation are not uncommon, with serious complications such as central pontine myelinolysis (CPM), often causing disability...
  61. doi request reprint Exchange living donor liver transplantation to overcome ABO incompatibility in adult patients
    Shin Hwang
    Division of Liver Transplantation and Hepatobiliary Surgery, Department of Surgery, University of Ulsan College of Medicine, Seoul, Korea
    Liver Transpl 16:482-90. 2010
    ..Fifteen of the 16 recipients survived, but 1 died after 54 days. In conclusion, an exchange donor program for adult LDLT appears to be a feasible modality for overcoming donor-recipient ABO incompatibility...
  62. doi request reprint Influence of preoperative portal hypertension and graft size on portal blood flow velocity in recipient after living donor liver transplantation with right-lobe graft
    Yun Jin Jang
    Department of Radiology and Research Institute of Radiology, Asan Medical Center, University of Ulsan College of Medicine, Seoul, Korea
    AJR Am J Roentgenol 194:W165-70. 2010
    ....
  63. ncbi request reprint Outflow vein reconstruction of extended right lobe graft using quilt venoplasty technique
    Shin Hwang
    Division of Hepatopancreatobiliary Surgery and Liver Transplantation, Department of Surgery, Asan Medical Center, University of Ulsan College of Medicine, Seoul, Korea
    Liver Transpl 12:156-8. 2006
  64. ncbi request reprint Clinical usefulness of serum C-reactive protein in living donor liver transplantation
    Gi Won Song
    Division of Hepatobiliary Surgery and Liver Transplantation, Department of Surgery Asan Medical Center, University of Ulsan College of Medicine, Seoul, Korea
    Hepatogastroenterology 55:164-8. 2008
    ..So the rapid, sensitive, simple and noninvasive laboratory test may be very useful in postoperative care for LDLT recipients...
  65. ncbi request reprint Hepatic vein anatomy of the medial segment for living donor liver transplantation using extended right lobe graft
    Shin Hwang
    Division of Hepatobiliary Surgery and Liver Transplantation, Department of Surgery, Asan Medical Center, University of Ulsan College of Medicine, Seoul, Korea
    Liver Transpl 11:449-55. 2005
    ..We believe that this V4 classification is applicable to assess donor V4 anatomy in practice...
  66. doi request reprint The role of endoscopic retrograde cholangiography for biliary stricture after adult living donor liver transplantation: technical aspect and outcome
    Tae Hyup Kim
    Department of Health Medicine, Asan Medical Center, University of Ulsan College of Medicine, Seoul, South Korea
    Scand J Gastroenterol 46:188-96. 2011
    ..The aim of this study was to describe technical aspects of ERC in treating biliary strictures and evaluate their outcomes...
  67. doi request reprint Super-selection of a subgroup of hepatocellular carcinoma patients at minimal risk of recurrence for liver transplantation
    Shin Hwang
    Department of Surgery, Division of Hepatobiliary Surgery and Liver Transplantation, Asan Medical Center, University of Ulsan College of Medicine, Seoul, 138 736, South Korea
    J Gastrointest Surg 15:971-81. 2011
    ..To determine the criteria defining this super-selection group, we retrospectively analyzed survival data of 593 adult living-donor LT recipients with HCC in the explanted liver..
  68. ncbi request reprint Right lobe estimated blood-free weight for living donor liver transplantation: accuracy of automated blood-free CT volumetry--preliminary results
    Kyoung Won Kim
    Department of Radiology, Asan Medical Center, University of Ulsan College of Medicine, 388 1 Pungnap 2 dong, Songpa Ku, Seoul 138 736, Korea
    Radiology 256:433-40. 2010
    ..To determine the relative accuracy of automated blood-free to blood-filled computed tomographic (CT) volumetry for estimation of right-lobe weight in living donor liver transplantation...
  69. ncbi request reprint Transjugular intrahepatic portosystemic shunt for intractable posthepatectomy ascites
    Shin Hwang
    Department of General Surgery, Asan Medical Center, University of Ulsan College of Medicine, 388 1 Poongnap dong, Songpa Gu, Seoul, 138 736, Korea
    Hepatogastroenterology 49:1669-72. 2002
    ....
  70. ncbi request reprint Hepatectomy of living donors with a left-sided gallbladder and multiple combined anomalies for adult-to-adult living donor liver transplantation
    Shin Hwang
    Division of Hepatobiliary Surgery and Liver Transplantation, Department of Surgery, Asan Medical Center, University of Ulsan College of Medicine, Seoul, Korea
    Liver Transpl 10:141-6. 2004
    ....
  71. ncbi request reprint Simplified standardized technique for living donor liver transplantation using left liver graft plus caudate lobe
    Shin Hwang
    Division of Hepatopancreatobiliary Surgery and Liver Transplantation, Department of Surgery, Asan Medical Center, University of Ulsan College of Medicine, Seoul, Korea
    Liver Transpl 10:1398-405. 2004
    ..There were no donor complications, and 25 recipients (93%) survive to date. In conclusion, this simplified standardized technique was feasible for most of the living donor livers and required only 1 additional reconstruction of the V1...
  72. ncbi request reprint Approach to anatomic variations of the graft portal vein in right lobe living-donor liver transplantation
    Sung Gyu Lee
    Department of Surgery, Asan Medical Center, Ulsan University, Seoul, Korea
    Transplantation 75:S28-32. 2003
    ..Individual division of the PV branches creating two separate openings instead is recommended. To decrease the recipient's risk of PVT, interposition Y-graft venous reconstruction at the back table is superior to double PV anastomoses...
  73. ncbi request reprint Postoperative changes in remnant medial segment parenchyma of living donor livers after procurement of left lateral segment graft
    Shin Hwang
    Division of Hepatopancreatobiliary Surgery and Liver Transplantation, Department of Surgery, Asan Medical Center, University of Ulsan College of Medicine, Seoul, Korea
    Hepatogastroenterology 53:773-7. 2006
    ..We tried to clarify the postoperative atrophic sequences of the RMSP...
  74. doi request reprint Uncommon causes of hepatic congestion in patients after living donor liver transplantation
    Hyun Joo Lee
    Department of Radiology, Asan Medical Center, University of Ulsan College of Medicine, 388 1, Pungnap 2 dong, Songpa Ku, Seoul 138 736, Korea
    AJR Am J Roentgenol 193:772-80. 2009
    ..The purpose of this article is to illustrate the radiologic findings of various uncommon conditions that cause hepatic congestion in patients after living donor liver transplantation...
  75. ncbi request reprint Clinical value of APACHE scores in patients who require intensive care before liver transplantation
    Kwang Min Park
    Division of HBP Surgery and Liver Transplantation, Department of Surgery, University of Ulsan College of Medicine, Seoul, Korea
    Hepatogastroenterology 55:2135-9. 2008
    ..The APACHE scoring system, which reflects a patient's clinical course, may be a better prognostic indicator of outcomes after liver transplantation...
  76. ncbi request reprint Liver transplantation for hepatocellular carcinoma: single nodule with Child-Pugh class A sized less than 3 cm
    Deok Bog Moon
    Division of Hepatobiliary Surgery and Liver Transplantation, Department of Surgery, Asan Medical Center, University of Ulsan College of Medicine, Seoul, Republic of Korea
    Dig Dis 25:320-8. 2007
    ..We studied to determine whether LT could be an alternative initial therapy or not in HCC patients with less than 3 cm-sized, single nodule with Child A cirrhosis...
  77. doi request reprint Radiofrequency ablation for recurrent intrahepatic cholangiocarcinoma after curative resection
    Jin Hyoung Kim
    Radiology and Research Institute of Radiology, Asan Medical Center, Department of Surgery, University of Ulsan College of Medicine, Seoul, Republic of Korea
    Eur J Radiol 80:e221-5. 2011
    ..We therefore evaluated the long-term survival and safety of percutaneous RFA for patients with recurrent ICC after curative resection...
  78. ncbi request reprint Does portal vein resection with hepatectomy improve survival in locally advanced hilar cholangiocarcinoma?
    Gi Won Song
    Division of Liver Transplantation and Hepatobiliary Surgery, Department of Surgery, Asan Medical Center, University of Ulsan College of Medicine, Seoul, Korea
    Hepatogastroenterology 56:935-42. 2009
    ..The present study retrospectively assessed the safety and survival impact of PVR in locally advanced hilar cholangiocarcinoma (HCCA)...
  79. ncbi request reprint Tailoring transection of segment V vein for optimal sharing of middle hepatic vein in right-lobe living donor liver transplantation
    Shin Hwang
    Division of Hepatopancreatobiliary Surgery and Liver Transplantation, Department of Surgery Asan Medical Center, University of Ulsan College of Medicine, Seoul, Korea
    Hepatogastroenterology 53:904-8. 2006
    ..This study intended to obtain single large V5 orifice suitable for middle hepatic vein (MHV) reconstruction...
  80. ncbi request reprint The effect of donor weight reduction on hepatic steatosis for living donor liver transplantation
    Shin Hwang
    Division of Hepatobiliary Surgery and Liver Transplantation, Department of Surgery, Asan Medical Center, University of Ulsan College of Medicine, Seoul, Korea
    Liver Transpl 10:721-5. 2004
    ..In conclusion, we think that short-term weight reduction of living donors will be helpful to alleviate excessive hepatic steatosis, especially in microvesicular type and can contribute to expand the pool of marginal living donors...
  81. doi request reprint Transjugular liver biopsy in patients with living donor liver transplantation: comparison with percutaneous biopsy
    Kyung Rae Kim
    Department of Radiology and Research Institute of Radiology, University of Ulsan College of Medicine, Asan Medical Center, Seoul, Korea
    Liver Transpl 14:971-9. 2008
    ..TJLB seems to be a safe and effective procedure for pathological diagnosis of rejection in patients with living donor liver transplantation when there is a high risk of complication with PCLB...
  82. ncbi request reprint Safety of anti-hepatitis B core antibody-positive donors for living-donor liver transplantation
    Shin Hwang
    Department of Surgery, Asan Medical Center, Ulsan University, Seoul, Korea
    Transplantation 75:S45-8. 2003
    ..This indicates that anti-HBc-positive donors can be assessed to have the same degree of risk for donor operation as anti-HBc-negative donors...
  83. ncbi request reprint Lessons learned from 1,000 living donor liver transplantations in a single center: how to make living donations safe
    Shin Hwang
    Division of Hepatobiliary Surgery and Liver Transplantation, Department of Surgery, Asan Medical Center, University of Ulsan College of Medicine, Seoul, Korea
    Liver Transpl 12:920-7. 2006
    ..Selection of right lobe graft should be very prudently considered if the donor right liver appears to be larger than 65% of the whole liver volume...
  84. ncbi request reprint Preoperative evaluation of biliary anatomy of donor in living donor liver transplantation by conventional nonenhanced magnetic resonance cholangiography
    Gi Won Song
    Division of Hepatobiliary Surgery and Liver Transplantation, Department of Surgery, Asan Medical Center, College of Medicine, University of Ulsan, Seoul, Korea
    Transpl Int 20:167-73. 2007
    ..865) was statistically significant (P<0.001). In conclusion, the diagnostic accuracy of conventional nonenhanced MRC is sufficient for this method to be used for the preoperative evaluation of biliary anatomy in LDLT donor candidates...
  85. ncbi request reprint [Surgical treatment of sclerosing hepatocellular carcinoma]
    Bum Soo Kim
    Division of Hepatobiliary Surgery and Liver Transplantation, Department of Surgery, Asan Medical Center, University of Ulsan College of Medicine, Seoul, Korea
    Korean J Hepatol 12:412-9. 2006
    ..We aimed to assess the surgical approaches and outcomes of sclerosing HCC...
  86. doi request reprint Hepatic outflow obstruction at middle hepatic vein tributaries or inferior right hepatic veins after living donor liver transplantation with modified right lobe graft: comparison of CT and Doppler ultrasound
    Hye Jeon Hwang
    Department of Radiology and Research Institute of Radiology, Asan Medical Center, University of Ulsan College of Medicine, 388 1, Pungnap 2 dong, Songpa Ku, Seoul 138 736, Korea
    AJR Am J Roentgenol 193:745-51. 2009
    ....
  87. doi request reprint Liver transplantation and conventional surgery for advanced hepatocellular carcinoma
    Shin Hwang
    Division of Hepatobiliary Surgery and Liver Transplantation, Department of Surgery, Asan Medical Center, University of Ulsan College of Medicine, Seoul, Korea
    Transpl Int 23:723-7. 2010
    ..Multi-modality treatment strategy especially, for patients with advanced HCC, provides new fields of investigation for diverse indications of HR and LT...
  88. doi request reprint Evaluation of the hepatic artery anastomosis by intraoperative sonography with high-frequency transducer in right-lobe graft living donor liver transplantation
    Han Song Mun
    Department of Radiology and Research Institute of Radiology, Asan Medical Center, University of Ulsan College of Medicine, Songpa Ku, Seoul, 138 736, Korea
    J Clin Ultrasound 38:10-6. 2010
    ..To describe the usefulness of intraoperative ultrasonography (IOUS) with high-frequency transducer in living donor liver transplantation (LDLT) using right-lobe graft (RLG)...
  89. ncbi request reprint How I do it: assessment of hepatic functional reserve for indication of hepatic resection
    Sung Gyu Lee
    Division of Hepatobiliary Surgery and Liver Transplantation, Department of Surgery, Asan Medical Center, University of Ulsan College of Medicine, 388 1 Poongnap dong, Songpa Gu, Seoul, 138 736, Korea
    J Hepatobiliary Pancreat Surg 12:38-43. 2005
    ..ICG R15 and triphasic CT with volumetry have been the most useful methods for assessment of FHR and determination of hepatectomy extent in our institution...
  90. ncbi request reprint Liver transplantation for adult patients with hepatocellular carcinoma in Korea: comparison between cadaveric donor and living donor liver transplantations
    Shin Hwang
    Division of Hepatobiliary Surgery and Liver Transplantation, Department of Surgery, Asan Medical Center, University of Ulsan College of Medicine, Seoul, Korea
    Liver Transpl 11:1265-72. 2005
    ..7%: Their 3-YSR was 88.1% after CDLT and 90.6% after LDLT. In conclusion, we think that currently available selection criteria for HCC patients can be applicable to LDLT without change of prognostic power...
  91. ncbi request reprint Anterior segment congestion of a right liver lobe graft in living-donor liver transplantation and strategy to prevent congestion
    SungGyu Lee
    Department of General Surgery, Division of Hepato Biliary Surgery and Liver Transplantation, Asan Medical Center, Ulsan University School of Medicine, Seoul, Korea
    J Hepatobiliary Pancreat Surg 10:16-25. 2003
    ..Eventually, one patient died of sepsis, on posttransplant day 20, demonstrating progressive hepatic dysfunction...
  92. ncbi request reprint Umbilical portion of recipient's left portal vein: a useful vascular conduit in dual living donor liver transplantation for the thrombosed portal vein
    DeokBog Moon
    Division of Hepatobiliary Surgery and Liver Transplantation, Department of Surgery, Asan Medical Center, University of Ulsan College of Medicine, Seoul, Korea
    Liver Transpl 10:802-6. 2004
    ..In conclusion, the umbilical portion of recipient's left PV can be a useful vascular substitute for the reconstruction of a thrombosed main portal branch in DLDLT...
  93. ncbi request reprint Use of endarterectomized atherosclerotic artery allograft for hepatic vein reconstruction of living donor right lobe graft
    Shin Hwang
    Division of Hepatobiliary Surgery and Liver Transplantation, Department of Surgery, Asan Medical Center, University of Ulsan College of Medicine, Seoul, Korea
    Liver Transpl 13:306-8. 2007
  94. ncbi request reprint Modified right liver graft from a living donor to prevent congestion
    Sung Gyu Lee
    Department of General Surgery, Asan Medical Center, Ulsan University, Seoul, Korea
    Transplantation 74:54-9. 2002
    ..However, a detailed strategy for preventing such congestion or the necessity of MHV reconstruction has not been discussed in LDLT using a right lobe graft...
  95. doi request reprint Doppler sonography to diagnose venous congestion in a modified right lobe graft after living donor liver transplantation
    So Yeon Kim
    Department of Radiology and Research Institute of Radiology, Asan Medical Center, University of Ulsan College of Medicine, 388 1, Pungnap 2 dong, Songpa Ku, Seoul 138 736, Korea
    AJR Am J Roentgenol 190:1010-7. 2008
    ..The objective of our study was to assess the value of Doppler sonography for the diagnosis of hepatic venous congestion in a modified right lobe graft during the early postoperative period after living donor liver transplantation...
  96. ncbi request reprint Ligation of left renal vein for large spontaneous splenorenal shunt to prevent portal flow steal in adult living donor liver transplantation
    Sung Gyu Lee
    Division of Hepatobiliary Surgery and Liver Transplantation, Asan Medical Center, University of Ulsan College of Medicine, Seoul, Korea
    Transpl Int 20:45-50. 2007
    ..In conclusion, ligation of LRV to prevent a 'portal steal phenomenon' seems to be a safe and effective graft salvage procedure for large spontaneous SRS (>10-mm diameter) in adult LDLT...
  97. ncbi request reprint Composite clustered reconstruction of multiple middle hepatic vein branches in right lobe graft
    Shin Hwang
    Division of Hepatopancreatobiliary Surgery and Liver Transplantation, Department of Surgery, Asan Medical Center, University of Ulsan College of Medicine, Seoul, Korea
    Liver Transpl 11:1144-6. 2005
  98. ncbi request reprint A case of primary non-function following adult-to-adult living donor liver transplantation
    Shin Hwang
    Department of General Surgery, Asan Medical Center, University of Ulsan College of Medicine, 388 1 Poongnap dong, Songpa Gu, Seoul, 138 736, Korea
    Hepatogastroenterology 49:1412-4. 2002
    ..A resected graft liver specimen showed total necrosis of hepatocytes without intravascular thrombosis. We concluded that failure of the living donor graft was due to primary non-function occurring in the adult recipient...
  99. doi request reprint Dual living donor liver transplantation with ABO-incompatible and ABO-compatible grafts to overcome small-for-size graft and ABO blood group barrier
    Gi Won Song
    Division of Liver Transplantation and Hepatobiliary Surgery, Department of Surgery, University of Ulsan College of Medicine, Seoul, Korea
    Liver Transpl 16:491-8. 2010
    ..Dual LDLT with ABOi and ABOc grafts can be a feasible solution for simultaneously overcoming both the ABO blood group barrier and small-for-size graft syndrome...
  100. doi request reprint Interventional oncology: new options for interstitial treatments and intravascular approaches: right hepatic vein embolization after right portal vein embolization for inducing hypertrophy of the future liver remnant
    Gi Young Ko
    Department of Radiology, Asan Medical Center, University of Ulsan College of Medicine, 388 1 Poongnap 2dong, Songpa Gu, Seoul 138 040, Korea
    J Hepatobiliary Pancreat Sci 17:410-2. 2010
    ..Investigation of new techniques for inducing hypertrophy of the future liver remnant can reasonably be expected to expand the selection criteria for extensive hepatic resection...
  101. ncbi request reprint Sorafenib for recurrent hepatocellular carcinoma after liver transplantation
    Dok Hyun Yoon
    Department of Oncology, Asan Medical Center, University of Ulsan College of Medicine, 86 Asanbyeongwon gil, Songpa Gu, Seoul 138 736, Korea
    Jpn J Clin Oncol 40:768-73. 2010
    ..The efficacy and safety of sorafenib in the treatment of recurrent hepatocellular carcinoma after liver transplantation, however, has not been determined...