Amber Luong

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Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Antibiotic therapy for nontuberculous mycobacterial cervicofacial lymphadenitis
    Amber Luong
    Department of Otolaryngology, University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center, Dallas, 75390, USA
    Laryngoscope 115:1746-51. 2005
  2. doi request reprint Peripheral blood mononuclear cells from allergic fungal rhinosinusitis adults express a Th2 cytokine response to fungal antigens
    Amber Luong
    Department of Otorhinolaryngology Head and Neck Surgery, University of Texas Medical School at Houston, Houston, Texas 77030, USA
    Am J Rhinol Allergy 23:281-7. 2009
  3. doi request reprint IL-33-responsive innate lymphoid cells are an important source of IL-13 in chronic rhinosinusitis with nasal polyps
    Joanne L Shaw
    Department of Otorhinolaryngology Head and Neck Surgery, Brown Foundation Institute of Molecular Medicine for the Prevention of Human Diseases, University of Texas Medical School at Houston, TX 77030, USA
    Am J Respir Crit Care Med 188:432-9. 2013
  4. doi request reprint Fungi linking the pathophysiology of chronic rhinosinusitis with nasal polyps and allergic asthma
    Michael N Pakdaman
    Department of Otorhinolaryngology Head and Neck Surgery and Texas Sinus Institute, University of Texas Medical School at Houston, TX 77030, USA
    Immunol Invest 40:767-85. 2011
  5. ncbi request reprint Pilot study comparing total intravenous anesthesia to inhalational anesthesia in endoscopic sinus surgery: novel approach of blood flow quantification
    Fernando Gomez-Rivera
    Dept of Otorhinolaryngology Head and Neck Surgery, University of Texas Medical School at Houston, 6431 Fannin St, MSB 5 036, Houston, TX 77030, USA
    Ann Otol Rhinol Laryngol 121:725-32. 2012
  6. ncbi request reprint Mometasone furoate gel: a novel in-office treatment of recalcitrant postoperative chronic rhinosinusitis
    Ibrahim Alava
    Department of Otorhinolaryngology Head and Neck Surgery, University of Texas Medical School at Houston, 77030, USA
    J Otolaryngol Head Neck Surg 41:183-8. 2012
  7. doi request reprint Increased percentage of mast cells within sinonasal mucosa of chronic rhinosinusitis with nasal polyp patients independent of atopy
    Joanne L Shaw
    Department of Otorhinolaryngology Head and Neck Surgery and Texas Sinus Institute, University of Texas Medical School at Houston, TX 77030, USA
    Int Forum Allergy Rhinol 2:233-40. 2012
  8. doi request reprint Chronic rhinosinusitis with nasal polyps: elevated serum immunoglobulin E is associated with Staphylococcus aureus on culture
    David W Clark
    University of Texas Medical School at Houston, Department of Otorhinolaryngology Head and Neck Surgery and Texas Sinus Institute, Houston, TX 77030, USA
    Int Forum Allergy Rhinol 1:445-50. 2011
  9. ncbi request reprint Comparison of optical rhinometry to acoustic rhinometry using nasal provocation testing with Dermatophagoides farinae
    Esther J Cheung
    Department of Otorhinolaryngology Head and Neck Surgery and Texas Sinus Institute, University of Texas Medical School at Houston, Houston, TX 77030, USA
    Otolaryngol Head Neck Surg 143:290-3. 2010
  10. doi request reprint The links between chronic rhinosinusitis and asthma
    Michael N Pakdaman
    Department of Otorhinolaryngology Head and Neck Surgery, Texas Sinus Institute, University of Texas Medical School at Houston, Houston, Texas 77030, USA
    Curr Opin Otolaryngol Head Neck Surg 19:218-23. 2011

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  1. ncbi request reprint Antibiotic therapy for nontuberculous mycobacterial cervicofacial lymphadenitis
    Amber Luong
    Department of Otolaryngology, University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center, Dallas, 75390, USA
    Laryngoscope 115:1746-51. 2005
    ..To evaluate the efficacy of antibiotic treatment of nontuberculous mycobacterial (NTM) cervicofacial lymphadenitis, both as an alternative and as adjuvant to surgical excision...
  2. doi request reprint Peripheral blood mononuclear cells from allergic fungal rhinosinusitis adults express a Th2 cytokine response to fungal antigens
    Amber Luong
    Department of Otorhinolaryngology Head and Neck Surgery, University of Texas Medical School at Houston, Houston, Texas 77030, USA
    Am J Rhinol Allergy 23:281-7. 2009
    ..The aim of this study was to characterize T-helper type 1 (Th1) and Th2 immune responses of blood lymphocytes from AFRS patients by fungal antigen stimulation to help differentiate these possible pathways...
  3. doi request reprint IL-33-responsive innate lymphoid cells are an important source of IL-13 in chronic rhinosinusitis with nasal polyps
    Joanne L Shaw
    Department of Otorhinolaryngology Head and Neck Surgery, Brown Foundation Institute of Molecular Medicine for the Prevention of Human Diseases, University of Texas Medical School at Houston, TX 77030, USA
    Am J Respir Crit Care Med 188:432-9. 2013
    ..Cytokine production from lymphoid cells isolated from inflamed mucosa of patients with CRS was examined using ELISA and intracellular cytokine staining...
  4. doi request reprint Fungi linking the pathophysiology of chronic rhinosinusitis with nasal polyps and allergic asthma
    Michael N Pakdaman
    Department of Otorhinolaryngology Head and Neck Surgery and Texas Sinus Institute, University of Texas Medical School at Houston, TX 77030, USA
    Immunol Invest 40:767-85. 2011
    ..We will review these data and potential common molecular mechanisms activated by fungi in the common pathway toward upper and lower airway inflammatory pathology...
  5. ncbi request reprint Pilot study comparing total intravenous anesthesia to inhalational anesthesia in endoscopic sinus surgery: novel approach of blood flow quantification
    Fernando Gomez-Rivera
    Dept of Otorhinolaryngology Head and Neck Surgery, University of Texas Medical School at Houston, 6431 Fannin St, MSB 5 036, Houston, TX 77030, USA
    Ann Otol Rhinol Laryngol 121:725-32. 2012
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  6. ncbi request reprint Mometasone furoate gel: a novel in-office treatment of recalcitrant postoperative chronic rhinosinusitis
    Ibrahim Alava
    Department of Otorhinolaryngology Head and Neck Surgery, University of Texas Medical School at Houston, 77030, USA
    J Otolaryngol Head Neck Surg 41:183-8. 2012
    ..To assess the effect of in-office intranasal application of mometasone furoate (MF) gel in reducing sinonasal mucosal inflammation in patients who have undergone endoscopic sinus surgery (ESS) for chronic rhinosinusitis...
  7. doi request reprint Increased percentage of mast cells within sinonasal mucosa of chronic rhinosinusitis with nasal polyp patients independent of atopy
    Joanne L Shaw
    Department of Otorhinolaryngology Head and Neck Surgery and Texas Sinus Institute, University of Texas Medical School at Houston, TX 77030, USA
    Int Forum Allergy Rhinol 2:233-40. 2012
    ....
  8. doi request reprint Chronic rhinosinusitis with nasal polyps: elevated serum immunoglobulin E is associated with Staphylococcus aureus on culture
    David W Clark
    University of Texas Medical School at Houston, Department of Otorhinolaryngology Head and Neck Surgery and Texas Sinus Institute, Houston, TX 77030, USA
    Int Forum Allergy Rhinol 1:445-50. 2011
    ..The objective of this work was to compare total serum immunoglobulin E (IgE) and serum eosinophils in patients with CRSwNP and CRS without nasal polyps (CRSsNP) based on culture results of the 3 most commonly isolated bacteria...
  9. ncbi request reprint Comparison of optical rhinometry to acoustic rhinometry using nasal provocation testing with Dermatophagoides farinae
    Esther J Cheung
    Department of Otorhinolaryngology Head and Neck Surgery and Texas Sinus Institute, University of Texas Medical School at Houston, Houston, TX 77030, USA
    Otolaryngol Head Neck Surg 143:290-3. 2010
    ..To evaluate optical rhinometry (ORM) as an objective evaluation of nasal patency using nasal provocation testing with Dermatophagoides farinae (Df) as compared with acoustic rhinometry...
  10. doi request reprint The links between chronic rhinosinusitis and asthma
    Michael N Pakdaman
    Department of Otorhinolaryngology Head and Neck Surgery, Texas Sinus Institute, University of Texas Medical School at Houston, Houston, Texas 77030, USA
    Curr Opin Otolaryngol Head Neck Surg 19:218-23. 2011
    ..Their relationship has initially been linked by the atopic pathway. However, understanding of the true pathophysiology of each of these conditions is still under investigation...
  11. doi request reprint Management of sinonasal malignant neoplasms: defining the role of endoscopy
    Amber Luong
    Department of Otorhinolaryngology Head and Neck Surgery, University of Texas Medical School at Houston, Houston, Texas, USA
    Am J Rhinol Allergy 24:150-5. 2010
    ..The objectives of this review are (1) to assess outcomes for patients undergoing definitive endoscopic tumor extirpation and (2) to elucidate the role of endoscopy in the management of sinonasal malignancies...
  12. pmc Cleavage of fibrinogen by proteinases elicits allergic responses through Toll-like receptor 4
    Valentine Ongeri Millien
    Translational Biology and Molecular Medicine Program, Baylor College of Medicine, Houston, TX, USA
    Science 341:792-6. 2013
    ..These findings clarify the molecular basis of allergic disease and suggest new therapeutic strategies. ..
  13. pmc Proteinases as molecular adjuvants in allergic airway disease
    Paul C Porter
    Department of Medicine, Baylor College of Medicine, One Baylor Plaza, Houston, TX 77030, USA
    Biochim Biophys Acta 1810:1059-65. 2011
    ..Improved clinical management of asthma will require an improved understanding of the fundamental factors that initiate allergic inflammation, especially T helper type 2 (T(H)2) cell induction...
  14. ncbi request reprint Anatomical and technical correlates in endoscopic anterior skull base surgery: a cadaveric analysis
    Pete S Batra
    Comprehensive Skull Base Program and Department of Otolaryngology Head and Neck Surgery, University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center, Dallas, TX 75390, USA
    Otolaryngol Head Neck Surg 142:827-31. 2010
    ..The objectives of this study were to 1) evaluate anatomical relationships and 2) develop technical correlates for endoscopic anterior skull base (ASB) surgery...
  15. doi request reprint Outcomes of minimally invasive endoscopic resection of anterior skull base neoplasms
    Pete S Batra
    Comprehensive Skull Base Program and Department of Otolaryngology Head and Neck Surgery, University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center, Dallas, Texas 75390, USA
    Laryngoscope 120:9-16. 2010
    ..The objective of this study was to review clinical outcomes of minimally invasive endoscopic resection (MIER) for anterior skull base (ASB) neoplasms...
  16. ncbi request reprint Sinus surgery: indications and techniques
    Amber Luong
    Department of Otolaryngology Head and Neck Surgery, University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center, Dallas, TX, USA
    Clin Rev Allergy Immunol 30:217-22. 2006
    ..This article reviews the indications of sinus surgery. In addition, it addresses some of the controversies, limitations, and advances in FESS...
  17. ncbi request reprint Optical rhinometry in nonallergic irritant rhinitis: a capsaicin challenge study
    Elton M Lambert
    Department of Otorhinolaryngology Head and Neck Surgery and Texas Sinus Institute, University of Texas Medical School at Houston, Houston, TX
    Int Forum Allergy Rhinol 3:795-800. 2013
    ....
  18. ncbi request reprint The role of fungi in chronic rhinosinusitis
    Amber Luong
    Department of Otolaryngology Head and Neck Surgery, University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center, 5323 Harry Hines Boulevard, Dallas, TX 75390, USA
    Otolaryngol Clin North Am 38:1203-13. 2005
    ..As investigation focusing upon these new concepts continues, it should lead to better understanding of chronic inflammatory disease of the respiratory tracts...
  19. doi request reprint Intraoperative imaging for otorhinolaryngology-head and neck surgery
    Seth Isaacs
    Department of Otorhinolaryngology Head and Neck Surgery, University of Texas Medical School at Houston, Texas Sinus Institute, Texas Skull Base Institute, 6431 Fannin Street, MSB 5 036, Houston, TX 77030, USA
    Otolaryngol Clin North Am 42:765-79, viii. 2009
    ..Although further studies are required to quantify the precise utility of this new technology, it appears that intraoperative imaging will be an important tool for rhinologic surgery...
  20. ncbi request reprint End-organ testing for allergic rhinitis with fungi is poorly correlated with fungal sensitivity
    Garima Agarwal
    University of Texas Medical School at Houston, Department of Otorhinolaryngology Head and Neck Surgery, Texas Sinus Institute, Houston, Texas 77030, USA
    Otolaryngol Head Neck Surg 148:391-5. 2013
    ..To evaluate optical rhinometry (ORM) using nasal provocation testing (NPT) as an objective tool to diagnose fungal allergic rhinitis (AR)...
  21. ncbi request reprint Evaluation of optical rhinometry for nasal provocation testing in allergic and nonallergic subjects
    Amber Luong
    Department of Otorhinolaryngology Head and Neck Surgery and Texas Sinus Institute, University of Texas Medical School, Houston, TX 77030, USA
    Otolaryngol Head Neck Surg 143:284-9. 2010
    ..The purpose of this study is to evaluate optical rhinometry as an objective evaluation of nasal patency using nasal provocation testing with histamine and oxymetazoline...
  22. doi request reprint Balloon catheter dilatation for frontal sinus ostium stenosis in the office setting
    Amber Luong
    Department of Otorhinolaryngology Head and Neck Surgery, University of Texas Medical School at Houston, Houston, Texas 77030, USA
    Am J Rhinol 22:621-4. 2008
    ..Balloon catheter (BC) technology has been recently introduced to rhinology. The aim of this study is to assess technical feasibility and effectiveness of BC dilatation of FSOS in the office setting...
  23. ncbi request reprint Allergic fungal rhinosinusitis
    Amber Luong
    Department of Otolaryngology Head and Neck Surgery, University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center, 5323 Harry Hines Boulevard, Dallas, TX 75390, USA
    Curr Allergy Asthma Rep 4:465-70. 2004
    ..In this article, we review current data and theories regarding the pathophysiology and clinical presentation of AFRS, as well as the roles of various surgical and nonsurgical forms of therapy...
  24. doi request reprint Technical feasibility of transnasal endoscopic anterior ethmoid artery ligation: assessment with intraoperative CT imaging
    C Arturo Solares
    Department of Otolaryngology, Medical College of Georgia, Augusta, Georgia, USA
    Am J Rhinol Allergy 23:619-21. 2009
    ..The objective of this study was to evaluate the technical feasibility of endoscopic anterior ethmoid artery (AEA) ligation for acute control of epistaxis...
  25. pmc Seeking common pathophysiology in asthma, atopy and sinusitis
    Paul C Porter
    Department of Medicine, Baylor College of Medicine, One Baylor Plaza, Houston, TX 77030, USA
    Trends Immunol 32:43-9. 2011
    ..Clarification of the extrinsic causes of these processes will markedly improve diagnosis, prognosis and therapy...
  26. doi request reprint Biofilm presence in humans with chronic suppurative otitis media
    Michael Robert Lee
    Department of Otolaryngology, Head and Neck Surgery, University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center, Dallas, TX 75390 9035, USA
    Otolaryngol Head Neck Surg 141:567-71. 2009
    ..To study the presence of biofilm formation in humans with chronic suppurative otitis media (CSOM)...