Tae Yong Kim

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Affiliation: University of Ulsan
Country: Korea

Publications

  1. pmc Prognostic parameters for recurrence of papillary thyroid microcarcinoma
    Tae Yong Kim
    Department of Internal Medicine, Asan Medical Center, University of Ulsan College of Medicine, Seoul, Korea
    BMC Cancer 8:296. 2008
  2. ncbi request reprint The BRAF mutation is useful for prediction of clinical recurrence in low-risk patients with conventional papillary thyroid carcinoma
    Tae Yong Kim
    Department of Internal Medicine, Asan Medical Centre, University of Ulsan College of Medicine, Seoul, Korea
    Clin Endocrinol (Oxf) 65:364-8. 2006
  3. doi request reprint Serum epidermal growth factor is associated with prognosis and hormone receptor status in patients with HER2-positive metastatic breast cancer treated with first-line trastuzumab plus taxane chemotherapy
    Ji Won Kim
    Department of Internal Medicine, Seoul National University College of Medicine, 101 Daehak Ro, Jongno gu, Seoul, 110 744, Korea
    Cancer Chemother Pharmacol 72:1023-9. 2013
  4. ncbi request reprint Change of serum antithyroglobulin antibody levels is useful for prediction of clinical recurrence in thyroglobulin-negative patients with differentiated thyroid carcinoma
    Won Gu Kim
    Department of Endocrinology and Metabolism, Asan Medical Center, University of Ulsan College of Medicine, 388 1 Pungnap dong, Songpa Gu, Seoul 138 736, Korea
    J Clin Endocrinol Metab 93:4683-9. 2008
  5. doi request reprint The prognostic value of the metastatic lymph node ratio and maximal metastatic tumor size in pathological N1a papillary thyroid carcinoma
    Min Ji Jeon
    Department of Internal Medicine, Asan Medical Center, University of Ulsan College of Medicine, 388 1 Pungnap dong, Songpa Gu, Seoul 138 736, Republic of Korea
    Eur J Endocrinol 168:219-25. 2013
  6. pmc Long-term clinical outcome of differentiated thyroid cancer patients with undetectable stimulated thyroglobulin level one year after initial treatment
    Ji Min Han
    Department of Internal Medicine, Asan Medical Center, University of Ulsan College of Medicine, Seoul, Korea
    Thyroid 22:784-90. 2012
  7. doi request reprint Coexistence of chronic lymphocytic thyroiditis is associated with lower recurrence rates in patients with papillary thyroid carcinoma
    Eui Young Kim
    Department of Endocrinology and Metabolism, Asan Medical Center, University of Ulsan College of Medicine, Seoul, S Korea
    Clin Endocrinol (Oxf) 71:581-6. 2009
  8. ncbi request reprint Clinical outcomes of persistent radioiodine uptake in the neck shown by diagnostic whole body scan in patients with differentiated thyroid carcinoma after initial surgery and remnant ablation
    Eui Young Kim
    Department of Endocrinology and Metabolism, Asan Medical Center, University of Ulsan College of Medicine, Songpa Gu, Seoul 138 736, Korea
    Clin Endocrinol (Oxf) 73:257-63. 2010
  9. ncbi request reprint Papillary thyroid carcinoma arising from a thyroglossal duct cyst: a single institution experience
    Yun Mi Choi
    Department of Internal Medicine, Asan Medical Center, University of Ulsan College of Medicine, Seoul 138 736, Korea
    Endocr J 60:665-70. 2013
  10. doi request reprint Time trend in tumour size and characteristics of anaplastic thyroid carcinoma
    Ji Min Han
    Department of Internal Medicine, Asan Medical Centre, University of Ulsan College of Medicine, Seoul, Korea
    Clin Endocrinol (Oxf) 77:459-64. 2012

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  1. pmc Prognostic parameters for recurrence of papillary thyroid microcarcinoma
    Tae Yong Kim
    Department of Internal Medicine, Asan Medical Center, University of Ulsan College of Medicine, Seoul, Korea
    BMC Cancer 8:296. 2008
    ..Papillary thyroid microcarcinoma (PTMC) is defined as a papillary thyroid carcinoma less than or equal to 1.0 cm in size. Independent prognostic factors for clinical recurrence of PTMC have not been clearly delineated...
  2. ncbi request reprint The BRAF mutation is useful for prediction of clinical recurrence in low-risk patients with conventional papillary thyroid carcinoma
    Tae Yong Kim
    Department of Internal Medicine, Asan Medical Centre, University of Ulsan College of Medicine, Seoul, Korea
    Clin Endocrinol (Oxf) 65:364-8. 2006
    ..While some reports suggest the BRAF(V600E) mutation is associated with factors predicting a poor prognosis and recurrence, this remains a controversial issue...
  3. doi request reprint Serum epidermal growth factor is associated with prognosis and hormone receptor status in patients with HER2-positive metastatic breast cancer treated with first-line trastuzumab plus taxane chemotherapy
    Ji Won Kim
    Department of Internal Medicine, Seoul National University College of Medicine, 101 Daehak Ro, Jongno gu, Seoul, 110 744, Korea
    Cancer Chemother Pharmacol 72:1023-9. 2013
    ..In this study, we investigated the clinical and pathologic implications of serum EGF levels in patients with HER2-positive metastatic breast cancer (MBC)...
  4. ncbi request reprint Change of serum antithyroglobulin antibody levels is useful for prediction of clinical recurrence in thyroglobulin-negative patients with differentiated thyroid carcinoma
    Won Gu Kim
    Department of Endocrinology and Metabolism, Asan Medical Center, University of Ulsan College of Medicine, 388 1 Pungnap dong, Songpa Gu, Seoul 138 736, Korea
    J Clin Endocrinol Metab 93:4683-9. 2008
    ..The change in TgAb concentration measured between the time of remnant ablation (TgAb1) and 6-12 months thereafter (TgAb2) was also evaluated as a possible prognostic indicator...
  5. doi request reprint The prognostic value of the metastatic lymph node ratio and maximal metastatic tumor size in pathological N1a papillary thyroid carcinoma
    Min Ji Jeon
    Department of Internal Medicine, Asan Medical Center, University of Ulsan College of Medicine, 388 1 Pungnap dong, Songpa Gu, Seoul 138 736, Republic of Korea
    Eur J Endocrinol 168:219-25. 2013
    ..Moreover, the significance of the size of metastatic tumors in LNs has not been clarified. This study was to evaluate the impact of the extent of LN metastasis and size of metastatic tumors on the recurrence in pathological N1a PTC...
  6. pmc Long-term clinical outcome of differentiated thyroid cancer patients with undetectable stimulated thyroglobulin level one year after initial treatment
    Ji Min Han
    Department of Internal Medicine, Asan Medical Center, University of Ulsan College of Medicine, Seoul, Korea
    Thyroid 22:784-90. 2012
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  7. doi request reprint Coexistence of chronic lymphocytic thyroiditis is associated with lower recurrence rates in patients with papillary thyroid carcinoma
    Eui Young Kim
    Department of Endocrinology and Metabolism, Asan Medical Center, University of Ulsan College of Medicine, Seoul, S Korea
    Clin Endocrinol (Oxf) 71:581-6. 2009
    ..We evaluated the influence of coexistent CLT on prognostic outcome and the association of coexistent CLT with clinicopathological parameters...
  8. ncbi request reprint Clinical outcomes of persistent radioiodine uptake in the neck shown by diagnostic whole body scan in patients with differentiated thyroid carcinoma after initial surgery and remnant ablation
    Eui Young Kim
    Department of Endocrinology and Metabolism, Asan Medical Center, University of Ulsan College of Medicine, Songpa Gu, Seoul 138 736, Korea
    Clin Endocrinol (Oxf) 73:257-63. 2010
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  9. ncbi request reprint Papillary thyroid carcinoma arising from a thyroglossal duct cyst: a single institution experience
    Yun Mi Choi
    Department of Internal Medicine, Asan Medical Center, University of Ulsan College of Medicine, Seoul 138 736, Korea
    Endocr J 60:665-70. 2013
    ..If these tests reveal a suspected lesion in the thyroid or lymph node, SO/TT and lymph node dissection should be performed...
  10. doi request reprint Time trend in tumour size and characteristics of anaplastic thyroid carcinoma
    Ji Min Han
    Department of Internal Medicine, Asan Medical Centre, University of Ulsan College of Medicine, Seoul, Korea
    Clin Endocrinol (Oxf) 77:459-64. 2012
    ..We evaluated the time trend of characteristics of ATC such as size and association with coexistent differentiated thyroid carcinoma (DTC). We also found the characteristics of patients showing long-term survival...
  11. doi request reprint Empiric high-dose 131-iodine therapy lacks efficacy for treated papillary thyroid cancer patients with detectable serum thyroglobulin, but negative cervical sonography and 18F-fluorodeoxyglucose positron emission tomography scan
    Won Gu Kim
    Department of Endocrinology and Metabolism, Asan Medical Center, University of Ulsan College of Medicine, 388 1 Pungnap dong, Songpa Gu, Seoul 138 736, Korea
    J Clin Endocrinol Metab 95:1169-73. 2010
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  12. doi request reprint Effects of different doses of radioactive iodine for remnant ablation on successful ablation and on long-term recurrences in patients with differentiated thyroid carcinoma
    Eui Young Kim
    Department of aInternal Medicine, Asan Medical Center, University of Ulsan College of Medicine, Seoul
    Nucl Med Commun 32:954-9. 2011
    ..The aim of this study was to compare ablation success and disease-free survival (DFS) on the basis of different ablation doses...
  13. doi request reprint Adjuvant radioactive therapy after reoperation for locoregionally recurrent papillary thyroid cancer in patients who initially underwent total thyroidectomy and high-dose remnant ablation
    Ji Hye Yim
    Department of Internal Medicine, Asan Medical Center, University of Ulsan College of Medicine, 86 Asanbyeongwongil, Songpa Gu, Seoul 138 736, Korea
    J Clin Endocrinol Metab 96:3695-700. 2011
    ..Little is known, however, about the efficacy of adjuvant radioactive iodine (RAI) therapy in these patients...
  14. pmc Long-term consequence of elevated thyroglobulin in differentiated thyroid cancer
    Ji Hye Yim
    Department of Internal Medicine, Asan Medical Center, University of Ulsan College of Medicine, Seoul, Korea
    Thyroid 23:58-63. 2013
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  15. doi request reprint Serum antithyroglobulin antibodies interfere with thyroglobulin detection in fine-needle aspirates of metastatic neck nodes in papillary thyroid carcinoma
    Min Ji Jeon
    Department of Internal Medicine, Asan Medical Center, University of Ulsan College of Medicine, 388 1 Pungnap dong, Songpa Gu, Seoul 138 736, Korea
    J Clin Endocrinol Metab 98:153-60. 2013
    ..However, it is not clear whether serum anti-Tg antibodies (TgAbs) interfere with the detection of Tg in needle washout fluids from FNAs (FNA-Tg)...
  16. doi request reprint Technical and oncologic safety of robotic thyroid surgery
    Onvox Yi
    Department of Surgery, Asan Medical Center, University of Ulsan College of Medicine, Seoul, Korea
    Ann Surg Oncol 20:1927-33. 2013
    ..The aim of this study was to evaluate the surgical outcomes of a double-incision robot-assisted gasless transaxillary thyroidectomy procedure compared with conventional open thyroid surgery...
  17. ncbi request reprint 18F-fluorodeoxyglucose positron emission tomography does not predict malignancy in thyroid nodules cytologically diagnosed as follicular neoplasm
    Jung Min Kim
    Department of Internal Medicine, Asan Medical Center, University of Ulsan College of Medicine, 388 1 Pungnap dong, Songpa Gu, Seoul 138 736, Korea
    J Clin Endocrinol Metab 92:1630-4. 2007
    ..The objective of this study was to evaluate the usefulness of (18)F-fluorodeoxyglucose positron emission tomography (FDG-PET) in predicting malignancy in thyroid nodules cytologically diagnosed as follicular neoplasm...
  18. ncbi request reprint Methylation and microsatellite status and recurrence following adjuvant FOLFOX in colorectal cancer
    Sae Won Han
    Department of Internal Medicine, Seoul National University Hospital, Seoul, Korea
    Int J Cancer 132:2209-16. 2013
    ..006). In conclusion, concurrent methylation of NEUROG1 and CDKN2A (p16) is associated with recurrence following adjuvant FOLFOX in Stages II/III colorectal cancer...
  19. doi request reprint Diagnostic accuracy of ultrasound and 18-F-FDG PET or PET/CT for patients with suspected recurrent papillary thyroid carcinoma
    Jin Woo Choi
    Department of Radiology and Research Institute of Radiology, University of Ulsan College of Medicine, Asan Medical Center, Seoul, Korea
    Ultrasound Med Biol 36:1608-15. 2010
    ..1%, 71.7% and 69.6% vs. 55.3%, 56.6%, and 52.2%). PET added diagnostic information in a limited number of patients with negative results on neck US (3 with neck recurrence and 2 with distant metastasis)...
  20. doi request reprint Intramedullary spinal cord metastasis from papillary thyroid carcinoma
    Min Ji Jeon
    Department of Internal Medicine, University of Ulsan College of Medicine, Songpa Gu, Seoul, Korea
    Thyroid 21:1269-71. 2011
    ..Here we report a patient with progressive lower leg weakness due to ISCM from papillary thyroid carcinoma who had a good response to surgery...
  21. doi request reprint HER2/CEP17 ratio and HER2 immunohistochemistry predict clinical outcome after first-line trastuzumab plus taxane chemotherapy in patients with HER2 fluorescence in situ hybridization-positive metastatic breast cancer
    Ji Won Kim
    Department of Internal Medicine, Seoul National University College of Medicine, 101 Daehak Ro, Jongno gu, Seoul, 110 744, Korea
    Cancer Chemother Pharmacol 72:109-15. 2013
    ....
  22. doi request reprint Association between STAT1 activity and BRAF mutations in papillary thyroid carcinomas
    Ji Hye Yim
    Department of Internal Medicine, Asan Medical Center, University of Ulsan College of Medicine, Seoul, Korea
    J Surg Oncol 106:719-23. 2012
    ..The present study evaluated the activity of STAT1 in human papillary thyroid carcinomas (PTC)...
  23. pmc Expression of X-linked inhibitor of apoptosis protein in neoplastic thyroid disorder
    Ji Hye Yim
    Department of Internal Medicine, Asan Medical Center, University of Ulsan College of Medicine, Seoul, Korea
    J Korean Med Sci 26:1191-5. 2011
    ..Moreover, high XIAP expression in conventional PTC is strongly associated with reduced risk of lateral neck lymph node metastasis...
  24. doi request reprint Characteristic ultrasound feature of traumatic neuromas after neck dissection: direct continuity with the cervical plexus
    Eun Ju Ha
    Department of Radiology and Research Institute of Radiology, University of Ulsan College of Medicine, Asan Medical Center, Seoul, Korea
    Thyroid 22:820-6. 2012
    ..The purpose of this study was to evaluate the ultrasound (US) features that differentiate traumatic neuroma from recurrent lymphadenopathy after lateral neck dissection (LND), focusing on direct continuity with the involved nerve...
  25. ncbi request reprint Serum thyroglobulin levels at the time of 131I remnant ablation just after thyroidectomy are useful for early prediction of clinical recurrence in low-risk patients with differentiated thyroid carcinoma
    Tae Yong Kim
    Department of Internal Medicine, Asan Medical Center, University of Ulsan College of Medicine, 388 1 Pungnap dong, Songpa Gu, Seoul 138 736, Korea
    J Clin Endocrinol Metab 90:1440-5. 2005
    ....
  26. doi request reprint The outcomes of first reoperation for locoregionally recurrent/persistent papillary thyroid carcinoma in patients who initially underwent total thyroidectomy and remnant ablation
    Ji Hye Yim
    Departments of Internal Medicine, Asan Medical Center, University of Ulsan College of Medicine, Seoul 138 736, Korea
    J Clin Endocrinol Metab 96:2049-56. 2011
    ..The primary treatment of locoregionally recurrent/persistent papillary thyroid cancer (PTC) is surgical removal by reoperation. However, there had been only limited number of reports on the outcome of reoperation...
  27. pmc Association Between Expression of X-Linked Inhibitor of Apoptosis Protein and the Clinical Outcome in a BRAF(V600E)-Prevalent Papillary Thyroid Cancer Population
    Ji Hye Yim
    1 Department of Internal Medicine, Asan Medical Center, University of Ulsan College of Medicine, Seoul, South Korea
    Thyroid 24:689-94. 2014
    ..53, p=0.012). Conclusion: The evaluation of XIAP expression and BRAF mutational analysis was more useful for the prediction of cancer recurrence in patients with PTC than BRAF genotype alone. ..
  28. doi request reprint Concurrent occurrence of medullary thyroid carcinoma and papillary thyroid carcinoma in the same thyroid should be considered as coincidental
    Won Gu Kim
    Department of Endocrinology and Metabolism, Asan Medical Centre, University of Ulsan College of Medicine, 388 1 Pungnap dong, Songpa Gu, Seoul 138 736, Korea
    Clin Endocrinol (Oxf) 72:256-63. 2010
    ..In this study, we evaluated the prevalence and characteristics of patients with concurrent MTC and PTC. Design Retrospective analysis of patients with MTC in a single centre and review of the literature...
  29. ncbi request reprint Redifferentiation therapy with 13-cis retinoic acids in radioiodine-resistant thyroid cancer
    Won Gu Kim
    Department of Endocrinology and Metabolism, University of Ulsan College of Medicine, Seoul, Korea
    Endocr J 56:105-12. 2009
    ..13-cis RA partially restores I-131 uptake in few patients with recurrent or metastatic DTC. The use of 13-cis RA in current protocol has only limited usefulness and is not routinely recommended as currently used protocol...
  30. doi request reprint Obesity is a risk factor for thyroid cancer in a large, ultrasonographically screened population
    Ji Min Han
    Department of Internal Medicine, Asan Medical Center, University of Ulsan College of Medicine, Seoul, Republic of Korea
    Eur J Endocrinol 168:879-86. 2013
    ..We conducted this study to determine whether obesity is a risk factor for thyroid cancer by systematically screening a selected population by ultrasonography...
  31. doi request reprint Alpha-lipoic acid induces sodium iodide symporter expression in TPC-1 thyroid cancer cell line
    Hyun Jeung Choi
    Asan Institute for Life Science, Asan Medical Center, University of Ulsan College of Medicine, Songpa Gu, Seoul 138 736, South Korea
    Nucl Med Biol 39:1275-80. 2012
    ..Our objective was to assess the effect of alpha-lipoic acid (ALA), known as potential antioxidant, on expression of sodium iodide symporter in thyroid cancer cells...
  32. ncbi request reprint Prognostic factors for Korean patients with anaplastic thyroid carcinoma
    Tae Yong Kim
    Department of Internal Medicine, Asan Medical Center, University of Ulsan College of Medicine, Seoul, Korea
    Head Neck 29:765-72. 2007
    ..We wished to determine the prognostic factors of survival and effect of treatment on survival rate in patients with ATC...
  33. ncbi request reprint 18F-fluorodeoxyglucose uptake in thyroid from positron emission tomogram (PET) for evaluation in cancer patients: high prevalence of malignancy in thyroid PET incidentaloma
    Tae Yong Kim
    Department of Internal Medicine, Asan Medical Center, University of Ulsan College of Medicine, Seoul, Korea
    Laryngoscope 115:1074-8. 2005
    ....
  34. ncbi request reprint Susceptible alleles of the CD40 and CTLA-4 genes are not associated with the relapse after antithyroid withdrawal in Graves' disease
    Kyung Won Kim
    Department of Internal Medicine, Seoul National University College of Medicine, Seoul, Korea
    Thyroid 17:1229-34. 2007
    ..These findings suggest that the genetic markers associated with the development of GD cannot be used to predict the relapse of GD patients in place of clinical parameters...
  35. ncbi request reprint The BRAF mutation is not associated with poor prognostic factors in Korean patients with conventional papillary thyroid microcarcinoma
    Tae Yong Kim
    Department of Internal Medicine, Asan Medical Centre, University of Ulsan College of Medicine, Seoul, Korea
    Clin Endocrinol (Oxf) 63:588-93. 2005
    ..The BRAF(V600E) mutation, the most common genetic alteration reported in papillary thyroid carcinoma, has been associated with poor prognostic factors...
  36. ncbi request reprint Lymphovascular invasion is associated with lateral cervical lymph node metastasis in papillary thyroid carcinoma
    Jung Min Kim
    Department of Internal Medicine, Asan Medical Center, University of Ulsan College of Medicine, Seoul, Korea
    Laryngoscope 116:2081-5. 2006
    ..The objective of this retrospective study to evaluate whether lymphovascular invasion (LVI) is associated with lateral cervical lymph node metastasis and tumor recurrence in papillary thyroid carcinoma (PTC)...
  37. pmc Low levels of serum vitamin d3 are associated with autoimmune thyroid disease in pre-menopausal women
    Yun Mi Choi
    1 Department of Internal Medicine, Asan Medical Center, University of Ulsan College of Medicine, Seoul, Korea
    Thyroid 24:655-61. 2014
    ..Conclusions: The levels of serum vitamin D were significantly lower in pre-menopausal women with AITD. Vitamin D deficiency and insufficiency were significantly associated with AITD in pre-menopausal women. ..
  38. pmc Effects of low-dose and high-dose postoperative radioiodine therapy on the clinical outcome in patients with small differentiated thyroid cancer having microscopic extrathyroidal extension
    Ji Min Han
    1 Department of Internal Medicine, Asan Medical Center, University of Ulsan College of Medicine, Seoul, South Korea
    Thyroid 24:820-5. 2014
    ..We evaluated success rates and long-term clinical outcomes of patients with DTC of small tumor size, microscopic ETE, and no cervical lymph node (LN) metastasis treated either with a low (1.1 GBq) or high RAI dose (5.5 GBq)...
  39. ncbi request reprint Core needle biopsy can minimise the non-diagnostic results and need for diagnostic surgery in patients with calcified thyroid nodules
    Eun Ju Ha
    Department of Radiology and Research Institute of Radiology, University of Ulsan College of Medicine, Asan Medical Center, 86 Asanbyeongwon gil, Songpa Gu, Seoul, 138 736, Korea
    Eur Radiol 24:1403-9. 2014
    ..To evaluate the role of core needle biopsy (CNB) for calcified thyroid nodules...
  40. pmc Follicular and Hurthle cell carcinoma of the thyroid in iodine-sufficient area: retrospective analysis of Korean multicenter data
    Won Gu Kim
    Department of Internal Medicine, Asan Medical Center, University of Ulsan College of Medicine, Seoul, Korea
    Korean J Intern Med 29:325-33. 2014
    ..In this study we evaluated the clinical behavior, prognostic factors and treatment outcomes of FTC and HCC in Korea...
  41. doi request reprint Thyroid nodules with initially nondiagnostic cytologic results: the role of core-needle biopsy
    Jin Sun Yeon
    Department of Radiology and Research Institute of Radiology, University of Ulsan College of Medicine, Asan Medical Center, 86 Asanbyeongwon gil, Songpa Gu, Seoul 138 736, Korea
    Radiology 268:274-80. 2013
    ..To evaluate the role of core-needle biopsy (CNB) in thyroid nodules with nondiagnostic results at previous fine-needle aspiration (FNA)...
  42. doi request reprint Ultrasound elastography for thyroid nodules: a reliable study?
    Jae Kyun Kim
    Department of Radiology, Chung Ang University College of Medicine, Seoul, Korea
    Ultrasound Med Biol 38:1508-13. 2012
    ..Substantial interobserver (κ = 0.738) and intraobserver agreement were observed in reliable USE results (κ = 0.765). Clinical application of USE should be restricted to the thyroid nodules with reliable results...
  43. ncbi request reprint The impact of body mass index dynamics on survival of patients with advanced pancreatic cancer receiving chemotherapy
    Younak Choi
    Department of Internal Medicine, Seoul National University Hospital, Seoul, Republic of Korea
    J Pain Symptom Manage 48:13-25. 2014
    ..However, in patients with advanced PC (APC), especially those receiving palliative chemotherapy, the impact of BMI on survival has not been investigated fully...
  44. doi request reprint Ataxia-telangiectasia-mutated protein expression with microsatellite instability in gastric cancer as prognostic marker
    Jin Won Kim
    Department of Internal Medicine, Seoul National University College of Medicine, Seoul National University, Seoul, Korea
    Int J Cancer 134:72-80. 2014
    ..Taken together, these findings indicate that ATM expression with MSI status is an independent factor for gastric cancer prognosis in gastric cancer patients who received curative surgery...
  45. pmc Targeted sequencing of cancer-related genes in colorectal cancer using next-generation sequencing
    Sae Won Han
    Department of Internal Medicine, Seoul National University Hospital, Seoul, Korea
    PLoS ONE 8:e64271. 2013
    ..Targeted sequencing platform using NGS technology is feasible for clinical use and provides comprehensive genetic alteration data...
  46. doi request reprint Cystic versus predominantly cystic thyroid nodules: efficacy of ethanol ablation and analysis of related factors
    Young Joong Kim
    Department of Radiology and Research Institute of Radiology, University of Ulsan College of Medicine, Asan Medical Center, 86 Asanbyeongwon gil, Songpa Gu, Seoul, 138 736, South Korea
    Eur Radiol 22:1573-8. 2012
    ..To compare the efficacy of ethanol ablation (EA) of cystic and predominantly cystic thyroid nodules, and to evaluate factors affecting efficacy...
  47. ncbi request reprint Metastasis to the thyroid diagnosed by fine-needle aspiration biopsy
    Tae Yong Kim
    Department of Internal Medicine, Asan Medical Centre, University of Ulsan College of Medicine, Seoul, Korea
    Clin Endocrinol (Oxf) 62:236-41. 2005
    ..Metastasis to the thyroid is uncommon, but the number of cases seems to have increased in recent years. This increase may be related to more frequent use of fine-needle aspiration biopsy (FNAB) in any suspected case...
  48. ncbi request reprint Completion thyroidectomy in patients with thyroid cancer who initially underwent unilateral operation
    Eun Sook Kim
    Department of Internal Medicine, Ulsan University Hospital, Ulsan, Korea
    Clin Endocrinol (Oxf) 61:145-8. 2004
    ..Many patients have separate cancers in the contralateral lobe and in these cases completion thyroidectomy is essential even though primary tumour is small and limited within thyroid...
  49. doi request reprint The influence of the BRAF V600E mutation in thyroid cancer cell lines on the anticancer effects of 5-aminoimidazole-4-carboxamide-ribonucleoside
    Hyun Jeung Choi
    Asan Institute for Life Science, University of Ulsan College of Medicine, Asan Medical Center, 86 Asanbyeongwon gil, Songpa Gu, Seoul 138 736, Republic of Korea
    J Endocrinol 211:79-85. 2011
    ..Thus, regulation of AMPK activity may be potentially useful as a therapy for thyroid cancer if the cancer harbors a BRAF V600E mutation...
  50. ncbi request reprint Clinical characteristics of primary thyroid lymphoma in Koreans
    You Cheol Hwang
    Division of Endocrinology and Metabolism, Department of Medicine, Samsung Medical Center, Sungkyunkwan University School of Medicine, Seoul, Korea
    Endocr J 56:399-405. 2009
    ..The patients with MALT lymphoma were more frequently presented with early stage diseases and this might lead to the favorable outcome to treatments than those with DLBCL...
  51. doi request reprint Efficacy of infusional 5-fluorouracil, doxorubicin, and mitomycin-C (iFAM) in the treatment of patients with gemcitabine-pretreated pancreatic cancer and analysis of prognostic factors in a salvage setting
    Kyu Hyoung Lim
    Department of Internal Medicine, Seoul National University Hospital, Seoul National University College of Medicine, 28 Yongon Dong, Chongno Gu, Seoul, 110 744, Korea
    Cancer Chemother Pharmacol 68:1017-26. 2011
    ....
  52. ncbi request reprint Ultrasonographic screening for detection of thyroid cancer in patients with Graves' disease
    Won Bae Kim
    Department of Internal Medicine, Asan Medical Center, University of Ulsan College of Medicine, Seoul, Korea
    Clin Endocrinol (Oxf) 60:719-25. 2004
    ....
  53. pmc Body mass index is not associated with treatment outcomes of breast cancer patients receiving neoadjuvant chemotherapy: korean data
    Kyung Hun Lee
    Department of Internal Medicine, Seoul National University Hospital, Seoul, Korea Cancer Research Institute, Seoul National University, Seoul, Korea
    J Breast Cancer 15:427-33. 2012
    ..The purpose of this study was to evaluate the predictive or prognostic value of obesity in breast cancer receiving neoadjuvant chemotherapy...
  54. ncbi request reprint Systemic inflammatory syndrome and hepatic inflammatory cell infiltration caused by an interleukin-6 producing pheochromocytoma
    Jeong Min Kang
    Department of Internal Medicine, University of Ulsan College of Medicine, Songpa Gu, Seoul, Korea
    Endocr J 52:193-8. 2005
    ..The adrenal tumor was densely immunostained with antibody to IL-6. After resection of his adrenal tumor, his serum IL-6 level returned to normal (11 pg/ml) and all symptoms subsided with normalization of laboratory findings...
  55. pmc Efficacy of exemestane in korean patients with metastatic breast cancer after failure of nonsteroidal aromatase inhibitors
    June Koo Lee
    Department of Internal Medicine, Seoul National University Hospital, Seoul, Korea
    J Breast Cancer 16:66-71. 2013
    ..Exemestane has shown good efficacy and tolerability in postmenopausal women with hormone receptor-positive metastatic breast cancer. However, clinical outcomes in Korean patients have not yet been reported...
  56. ncbi request reprint Arg16Gly polymorphism in beta2-adrenergic receptor gene is not associated with thyrotoxic periodic paralysis in Korean male patients with Graves' disease
    Tae Yong Kim
    Department of Internal Medicine, Asan Medical Centre, University of Ulsan College of Medicine, Seoul, Korea
    Clin Endocrinol (Oxf) 62:585-9. 2005
    ..beta2-adrenergic receptors (ADRB2s) are expressed in skeletal muscle and stimulate the sodium pump. Single nucleotide polymorphisms in ADRB2 gene were identified and may act as disease modifiers in various diseases...
  57. doi request reprint Relationship between serum free T4 (FT4) levels and metabolic syndrome (MS) and its components in healthy euthyroid subjects
    Beom Jun Kim
    Department of Internal Medicine and Asan Medical Center, University of Ulsan, College of Medicine, Seoul, Korea
    Clin Endocrinol (Oxf) 70:152-60. 2009
    ..While some reports suggest that MS and/or insulin resistance is associated with low serum free T4 (FT4) level in euthyroid subjects, this remains a controversial issue...
  58. pmc Is routine central neck dissection necessary for the treatment of papillary thyroid microcarcinoma?
    Se Jun Choi
    Department of Otolaryngology, Asan Medical Center, University of Ulsan College of Medicine, Seoul, Korea
    Clin Exp Otorhinolaryngol 1:41-5. 2008
    ..To determine the necessity for routine CND in PTMC patients, we reviewed the clinicopathologic and laboratory data of the patients of PTMC...
  59. ncbi request reprint Association of HLA-DR and -DQ genes with Graves disease in Koreans
    Myoung Hee Park
    Department of Laboratory Medicine, Seoul National University College of Medicine and Clinical Research Institute, Seoul National University Hospital, Seoul, Korea
    Hum Immunol 66:741-7. 2005
    ..Although HLA class II alleles associated with GD in Koreans were different from those in Caucasians, some associations are shared, such as association of DRB1*0301 in male patients and protective effect of DRB1*0701 to GD susceptibility...
  60. doi request reprint Phase II study of biweekly S-1 and oxaliplatin combination chemotherapy in metastatic colorectal cancer and pharmacogenetic analysis
    Junshik Hong
    Department of Internal Medicine, Seoul National University Hospital, 101 Daehang ro, Jongno gu, Seoul, Korea
    Cancer Chemother Pharmacol 67:1323-31. 2011
    ..To evaluate the efficacy and safety of S-1 in combination with oxaliplatin in a biweekly schedule as first-line treatment in metastatic colorectal cancer and the association between genetic polymorphisms and treatment outcomes...