Wei Chen Lee

Summary

Affiliation: Chang Gung Memorial Hospital
Country: Taiwan

Publications

  1. pmc Pre-operative risk factors predict post-operative respiratory failure after liver transplantation
    Ching Tzu Huang
    Department of Respiratory Therapy, Chang Gung Memorial Hospital, Taoyuan, Taiwan
    PLoS ONE 6:e22689. 2011
  2. doi request reprint Feasibility of split liver transplantation for 2 adults in the model of end-stage liver disease era
    Wei Chen Lee
    Department of Liver and Transplantation Surgery, Chang Gung Transplantation Institute, Chang Gung Memorial Hospital, Chang Gung University College of Medicine, Taoyuan, Taiwan
    Ann Surg 258:306-11. 2013
  3. doi request reprint The impact of CD4+ CD25+ T cells in the tumor microenvironment of hepatocellular carcinoma
    Wei Chen Lee
    Division of Liver and Transplantation Surgery, Department of General Surgery, Chang Gung Memorial Hospital, Chang Gung University Medical School, Taoyuan, Taiwan
    Surgery 151:213-22. 2012
  4. pmc Evaluation of the new AJCC staging system for resectable hepatocellular carcinoma
    Chih H Cheng
    Department of Surgery, Chang Gung Memorial Hospital, Linkou, Chang Gung University Medical School, Taoyuan, Taiwan
    World J Surg Oncol 9:114. 2011
  5. ncbi request reprint Effective treatment of small murine hepatocellular carcinoma by dendritic cells
    W C Lee
    Laboratory of Immunology, Department of General Surgery, Chang Gung Memorial Hospital, Taipei, Taiwan
    Hepatology 34:896-905. 2001
  6. ncbi request reprint FasL-transduced muscular cells induce apoptosis of activated T-lymphocytes
    W C Lee
    Laboratory of Immunology, Department of General Surgery, Taipei, Taiwan
    Transplant Proc 35:569-70. 2003
  7. doi request reprint Flexible and individualized treatment to achieve sustained viral response for recurrent hepatitis C in liver transplant recipients
    W C Lee
    Department of Liver and Transplantation Surgery, Chang Gung Memorial Hospital, Chang Gung Transplantation Institute, Chang Gung University Medical School, Taoyuan, Taiwan
    J Viral Hepat 17:770-7. 2010
  8. ncbi request reprint Functional impairment of dendritic cells caused by murine hepatocellular carcinoma
    Wei Chen Lee
    Laboratory of Immunology, Department of General Surgery, Chang Gung Memorial Hospital, Taipei, Taiwan
    J Clin Immunol 24:145-54. 2004
  9. doi request reprint Indicators and outcome of liver transplantation in acute liver decompensation after flares of hepatitis B
    W C Lee
    Departments of Liver and Transplantation Surgery Hepatology, Chang Gung Transplantation Institute, Chang Gung Memorial Hospital, Chang Gung University Medical School, Taoyuan, Taiwan
    J Viral Hepat 18:193-9. 2011
  10. ncbi request reprint Liver stellate cells suppress dendritic cells through IL-10
    W C Lee
    Department of Surgery, Chang Gung Memorial Hospital, Taoyuan, Taiwan
    Transplant Proc 37:10-1. 2005

Detail Information

Publications141 found, 100 shown here

  1. pmc Pre-operative risk factors predict post-operative respiratory failure after liver transplantation
    Ching Tzu Huang
    Department of Respiratory Therapy, Chang Gung Memorial Hospital, Taoyuan, Taiwan
    PLoS ONE 6:e22689. 2011
    ..This study aimed to predict the risk factors for post-operative respiratory failure (PRF) after liver transplantation and the impact on short-term survival rates...
  2. doi request reprint Feasibility of split liver transplantation for 2 adults in the model of end-stage liver disease era
    Wei Chen Lee
    Department of Liver and Transplantation Surgery, Chang Gung Transplantation Institute, Chang Gung Memorial Hospital, Chang Gung University College of Medicine, Taoyuan, Taiwan
    Ann Surg 258:306-11. 2013
    ..To examine the results of split liver transplantation for 2 adults in the model of end-stage liver disease (MELD) era...
  3. doi request reprint The impact of CD4+ CD25+ T cells in the tumor microenvironment of hepatocellular carcinoma
    Wei Chen Lee
    Division of Liver and Transplantation Surgery, Department of General Surgery, Chang Gung Memorial Hospital, Chang Gung University Medical School, Taoyuan, Taiwan
    Surgery 151:213-22. 2012
    ..Therapeutic results are usually unsatisfactory because liver tumors recur often. Immunologic factors may be related to the recurrence of HCC; however, this possibility is mentioned only rarely...
  4. pmc Evaluation of the new AJCC staging system for resectable hepatocellular carcinoma
    Chih H Cheng
    Department of Surgery, Chang Gung Memorial Hospital, Linkou, Chang Gung University Medical School, Taoyuan, Taiwan
    World J Surg Oncol 9:114. 2011
    ..The aim of this study was to assess the validity of the 7th edition of the American Joint Committee on Cancer (AJCC) TNM system (TNM-7) for patients undergoing hepatectomy for hepatocellular carcinoma (HCC)...
  5. ncbi request reprint Effective treatment of small murine hepatocellular carcinoma by dendritic cells
    W C Lee
    Laboratory of Immunology, Department of General Surgery, Chang Gung Memorial Hospital, Taipei, Taiwan
    Hepatology 34:896-905. 2001
    ..001). Conclusively, dendritic cells pulsed with a Hepa1-6 lysate can be employed to treat small HCC in vivo effectively. However, the efficacy of dendritic cell-based immunotherapy decreases while tumors grow...
  6. ncbi request reprint FasL-transduced muscular cells induce apoptosis of activated T-lymphocytes
    W C Lee
    Laboratory of Immunology, Department of General Surgery, Taipei, Taiwan
    Transplant Proc 35:569-70. 2003
  7. doi request reprint Flexible and individualized treatment to achieve sustained viral response for recurrent hepatitis C in liver transplant recipients
    W C Lee
    Department of Liver and Transplantation Surgery, Chang Gung Memorial Hospital, Chang Gung Transplantation Institute, Chang Gung University Medical School, Taoyuan, Taiwan
    J Viral Hepat 17:770-7. 2010
    ..In conclusion, recurrent HCV infection is an important issue in liver transplantation. The flexible regimen of antiviral therapy and individualized immunosuppressive agents that was applied in this study achieved a SVR rate of 64%...
  8. ncbi request reprint Functional impairment of dendritic cells caused by murine hepatocellular carcinoma
    Wei Chen Lee
    Laboratory of Immunology, Department of General Surgery, Chang Gung Memorial Hospital, Taipei, Taiwan
    J Clin Immunol 24:145-54. 2004
    ..In conclusion, the maturation and stimulatory function of DC are suppressed by hepatocellular carcinoma. IL-10 release may be one of the mechanisms employed by hepatocellular carcinoma to suppress dendritic cells...
  9. doi request reprint Indicators and outcome of liver transplantation in acute liver decompensation after flares of hepatitis B
    W C Lee
    Departments of Liver and Transplantation Surgery Hepatology, Chang Gung Transplantation Institute, Chang Gung Memorial Hospital, Chang Gung University Medical School, Taoyuan, Taiwan
    J Viral Hepat 18:193-9. 2011
    ..Liver transplantation is also indicated if the MELD score increases in the subsequent 1-2 weeks. Liver transplantation has a good outcome if performed on time...
  10. ncbi request reprint Liver stellate cells suppress dendritic cells through IL-10
    W C Lee
    Department of Surgery, Chang Gung Memorial Hospital, Taoyuan, Taiwan
    Transplant Proc 37:10-1. 2005
    ..One of the mechanisms that stellate cells may influence dendritic cells is through IL-10...
  11. ncbi request reprint Estimation of prognosis after hepatectomy for hepatocellular carcinoma
    W C Lee
    Department of General Surgery, Chang Gung Memorial Hospital, 5 Fu Hsing Street, Kwei Shan Hsiang, Taoyuan Hsien, Taiwan
    Br J Surg 89:311-6. 2002
    ..Accurate estimation of the risk of tumour recurrence after hepatectomy may facilitate the administration of adjuvant therapy after hepatectomy to patients with a high likelihood of tumour recurrence...
  12. ncbi request reprint Vaccination of advanced hepatocellular carcinoma patients with tumor lysate-pulsed dendritic cells: a clinical trial
    Wei Chen Lee
    Chang Gung Memorial Hospital, Department of Surgery, Taoyuan, Taiwan
    J Immunother 28:496-504. 2005
    ..Pulsed DC vaccination followed by boosters can provide better clinical survival for advanced HCC patients than pulsed DC vaccination only. Further studies are needed to increase the efficacy of this therapeutic approach...
  13. ncbi request reprint Significance of cellular distribution of ezrin in pancreatic cystic neoplasms and ductal adenocarcinoma
    Ta Sen Yeh
    Department of Surgery, Chang Gung Memorial Hospital, Chang Gung University, Taipei, Taiwan
    Arch Surg 140:1184-90. 2005
    ..Pancreatic cystic neoplasms and ductal adenocarcinoma manifest diverse clinical features and prognoses, which might be related to cellular distribution of ezrin modulated through various trophic molecules...
  14. ncbi request reprint Hepatic resection of the intraductal papillary type of peripheral cholangiocarcinoma
    Chun Nan Yeh
    Department of Surgery, Chang Gung Memorial Hospital, 5 Fu Hsing Street, Kwei Shan, Taoyuan, Taiwan
    Ann Surg Oncol 11:606-11. 2004
    ..Information on IP-PCC patients undergoing hepatectomy is sparse because of the small number of cases...
  15. ncbi request reprint Liver transplantation in patients with hepatitis B virus-related hepatocellular carcinoma: the influence of viral characteristics on clinical outcome
    Ting Jung Wu
    Chang Gung Transplantation Institute, Chang Gung Memorial Hospital at Linkou, Chang Gung University College of Medicine, Taoyuan, Taiwan
    Ann Surg Oncol 20:3582-90. 2013
    ..This study investigates the correlation between HBV relapse and HCC recurrence and it explores factors that affect patient outcomes after LT...
  16. pmc Large fragment pre-S deletion and high viral load independently predict hepatitis B relapse after liver transplantation
    Ting Jung Wu
    Division of Liver and Transplantation Surgery, Department of General Surgery, Chang Gung Memorial Hospital, Taoyuan, Taiwan
    PLoS ONE 7:e32189. 2012
    ..In conclusion, besides high viral load, LFpreSDel mutation is an important independent predictor for hepatitis B relapse after LT. More aggressive preventive strategies should be applied for patients carrying these risk factors...
  17. doi request reprint Clinical impact of positive surgical margin status on gastric cancer patients undergoing gastrectomy
    Shang Yu Wang
    Department of Surgery, Chang Gung Memorial Hospital, Chang Gung University, Taoyuan, Taiwan
    Ann Surg Oncol 16:2738-43. 2009
    ..The clinical impact of positive surgical margin on the overall survival and recurrence pattern for gastric cancer (GC) patients undergoing intension curative resection has not yet been well investigated...
  18. ncbi request reprint Clinicopathological factors predicting long-term overall survival after hepatectomy for peripheral cholangiocarcinoma
    Yi Yin Jan
    Department of General Surgery, Chang Gung Memorial Hospital, Chang Gung University, Kwei Shan, Taoyuan, Taiwan
    World J Surg 29:894-8. 2005
    ..0%, 9.5%, 0%, and 0%, respectively. Absence of physical findings, presence of mucobilia, early staged tumor, and curative hepatectomy could independently predict PCC patients with long-term overall survival after hepatectomy...
  19. ncbi request reprint Characterization of intrahepatic cholangiocarcinoma of the intraductal growth-type and its precursor lesions
    Ta Sen Yeh
    Department of Surgery, Chang Gung Memorial Hospital, Chang Gung University, Taipei, Taiwan
    Hepatology 42:657-64. 2005
    ..Expression of CDX2 and MUC2 are helpful in differentiating IPNL and non-IG-ICC. Significant differences in survival associated with the various lesions studied warrants a more aggressive surgical strategy in their management...
  20. doi request reprint Surgical management in metastatic gastrointestinal stromal tumor (GIST) patients after imatinib mesylate treatment
    Chun Nan Yeh
    GIST team, Department of Surgery, Chang Gung Memorial Hospital, Chang Gung University, Taoyuan, Taiwan
    J Surg Oncol 102:599-603. 2010
    ..However, progression of GIST eventually develops and emerges as a challenge. To assess the role of surgery in the multidisciplinary management of GISTs, we studied the surgical outcomes in GIST patients receiving IM...
  21. ncbi request reprint Perforation through small bowel malignant tumors
    Tzu Chieh Chao
    Division of General Surgery, Department of Surgery, Chang Gung University College of Medicine, Chang Gung Memorial Hospital, Taoyuan, Taiwan
    J Gastrointest Surg 9:430-5. 2005
    ..In conclusion, perforation through small bowel malignant tumors had a high postoperative mortality rate. High index of suspicion of the disease with early surgical treatment may improve treatment outcomes...
  22. ncbi request reprint Usefulness of multidetector computed tomography for the initial assessment of blunt abdominal trauma patients
    Jen Feng Fang
    Trauma and Critical Care Center, Department of Surgery, Chang Gung Memorial Hospital, 5, Fu Hsing Street, Kweishan, Taoyuan, 333, Taiwan
    World J Surg 30:176-82. 2006
    ..We aimed to evaluate the risk and benefit of using multidetector computed tomography (MDCT) as an initial assessment tool for proper diagnosis and treatment planning of patients with blunt abdominal trauma...
  23. ncbi request reprint Pancreatoduodenectomy for chronic pancreatitis with an inflammatory mass of pancreatic head: preoperative and postoperative functional assessment
    Han Ming Chen
    Department of Surgery, Chang Gung Memorial Hospital, 199, Tun Hwa North Road, Taipei, Taiwan
    Hepatogastroenterology 50:2213-7. 2003
    ..Pre- and postoperative evaluation of pancreatic function is essential as an effective means of proper nutritional management of patients following pancreatoduodenectomy...
  24. doi request reprint Minor versus major hepatic resection for small hepatocellular carcinoma (HCC) in cirrhotic patients: a 20-year experience
    Divya Dahiya
    Department of General Surgery, Division of Transplantation and Liver Surgery, Chang Gung Memorial Hospital Linkou Medical Center, Linkou, Taiwan
    Surgery 147:676-85. 2010
    ..The aim of our study was to evaluate the long-term disease-free survival (DFS) and overall survival (OS) after minor or major hepatic resection for small solitary HCC in cirrhotic patients...
  25. pmc Expression of epidermal growth factor receptor, apomucins, matrix metalloproteinases, and p53 in rat and human cholangiocarcinoma: appraisal of an animal model of cholangiocarcinoma
    Yi Yin Jan
    Department of Surgery, Chang Gung Memorial Hospital, Chang Gung University, Taipei, Taiwan
    Ann Surg 240:89-94. 2004
    ..We sought to determine the expression of molecular markers in an animal model of cholangiocarcinoma compared with those in human cholangiocarcinoma...
  26. ncbi request reprint Aberrant expression of cdx2 homeobox gene in intraductal papillary-mucinous neoplasm of the pancreas but not in pancreatic ductal adenocarcinoma
    Ta Sen Yeh
    Department of Surgery, Chang Gung Memorial Hospital, Chang Gung University, Taipei, Taiwan
    Pancreas 30:233-8. 2005
    ..The authors investigated differential expression of cdx2 in intraductal papillary mucinous neoplasm of the pancreas (IPMN) and ductal adenocarcinoma...
  27. ncbi request reprint Peritoneal implanted hepatocellular carcinoma with rupture after TACE presented as acute appendicitis
    Chun Nan Yeh
    Department of Surgery, Chang Gung Memorial Hospital, 5, Fu Hsing Street, Kwei Shan, Taoyuan, Taiwan
    Hepatogastroenterology 49:938-40. 2002
    ..Postoperative course was uneventful. Histopathological examination of the resected nodule revealed metastatic hepatocellular carcinoma...
  28. pmc Management and outcome of bleeding pseudoaneurysm associated with chronic pancreatitis
    Jun Te Hsu
    Department of General Surgery, En Chu Kong Hospital 399, San shia Town, Taipei Hsien 237, Taiwan
    BMC Gastroenterol 6:3. 2006
    ..Optimal treatment of bleeding peripancreatic pseudoaneurysm remains controversial. This study reports on experience at Chang Gung Memorial Hospital (CGMH) in managing of bleeding pseudoaneurysms associated with chronic pancreatitis...
  29. ncbi request reprint Small invasive breast carcinomas in Taiwanese women
    Tzu Chieh Chao
    Division of General Surgery, Department of Surgery, Chang Gung University College of Medicine, Keelung, Taiwan
    Ann Surg Oncol 10:740-7. 2003
    ..Female Taiwanese breast cancer patients are younger than their Western counterparts. This study examined the predictors of axillary lymph node metastases in Taiwanese women with T1 breast cancer...
  30. doi request reprint Cytoplasmic overexpression with membrane accentuation of stratifin in intrahepatic mass-forming cholangiocarcinoma after hepatectomy: correlation with clinicopathologic features and patient survival
    Chun Nan Yeh
    Department of Surgery, Chang Gung Memorial Hospital, Chang Gung University, Taoyuan, Taiwan
    J Surg Oncol 102:608-14. 2010
    ..However, the clinical impact of stratifin on clinicopathological features of mass forming (MF)-CCA is still unclear...
  31. doi request reprint Characterization of hepatocellular carcinoma recurrence after liver transplantation: perioperative prognostic factors, patterns, and outcome
    Kun Ming Chan
    Chang Gung Transplantation Institute, Chang Gung Memorial Hospital at Linkou, Chang Gung University College of Medicine, Taoyuan, Taiwan
    Asian J Surg 34:128-34. 2011
    ..Liver transplantation (LT) is known to be a promising treatment for patients with liver cirrhosis associated with hepatocellular carcinoma (HCC). This study, however, found that HCC recurrence remains to be a concern...
  32. doi request reprint Adverse outcomes in patients with postoperative ascites after liver resection for hepatocellular carcinoma
    Kun Ming Chan
    Division of Liver and Organs Transplantation Surgery, Department of General Surgery, Chang Gung Memorial Hospital at Linkou, Chang Gung University College of Medicine, Taoyuan, 33305, Taiwan
    World J Surg 36:392-400. 2012
    ..The aim of the present study was to identify the risk factors for developing POA and to evaluate its clinical significance in the prognosis of patients with hepatocellular carcinoma (HCC)...
  33. doi request reprint Alkaline phosphatase: does it have a role in predicting hepatocellular carcinoma recurrence?
    Ming Chin Yu
    Department of Surgery, Chang Gung Memorial Hospital, Kuei Shan Hsiang, Taoyuan County, Taiwan
    J Gastrointest Surg 15:1440-9. 2011
    ..Nevertheless, the recurrence rates after resection are still high in reports. Therefore, it is still essential to explore any potential prognostic factors to attain relatively longer-term survival of HCC patients...
  34. ncbi request reprint Clinical relevance of nonvisualized sentinel lymph nodes in unselected breast cancer patients during lymphoscintigraphy
    Yung Feng Lo
    Department of General Surgery, Chang Gung Memorial Hospital, Taipei
    Chang Gung Med J 28:378-86. 2005
    ..This study analyzed the major clinicopathological factors associated with nonvisualized sentinel nodes during preoperative lymphoscintigraphy...
  35. ncbi request reprint Sclerosing hepatocellular carcinoma: clinicopathologic features in seven patients from Taiwan and review of the literature
    Chun Nan Yeh
    Departments of Surgery, Chang Gung Memorial Hospital, Taoyuan, Taiwan
    Hepatogastroenterology 52:1201-5. 2005
    ..Sclerosing hepatocellular carcinoma (HCC) is an uncommon subtype of HCC. We provided data on 7 cases of sclerosing HCC, including clinical presentations, diagnoses, management, and prognoses...
  36. pmc Cholangiographic spectrum of intraductal papillary mucinous neoplasm of the bile ducts
    Ta Sen Yeh
    Department of Surgery, Chang Gung Memorial Hospital, Chang Gung University, Taipei, Taiwan
    Ann Surg 244:248-53. 2006
    ..To propose a cholangiographic classification for intraductal growth type intrahepatic cholangiocarcinoma (IG-ICC) and its precursor, collectively termed intraductal papillary mucinous neoplasm of the bile ducts (IPMN-B)...
  37. pmc Prognosis and feasibility of en-bloc vascular resection in stage II pancreatic adenocarcinoma
    K Dilip Chakravarty
    Department of General Surgery, Chang Gung Memorial Hospital, 5, Fu Hsing Street, Kwei Shan Shiang, Taoyuan 333, Taiwan, China
    World J Gastroenterol 16:997-1002. 2010
    ..To establish the prognosis and feasibility of en-bloc vascular resection of stage II pancreatic adenocarcinoma of the head and uncinate process...
  38. ncbi request reprint Genetic changes in advanced gastrointestinal stromal tumor (GIST) patients during imatinib mesylate treatment
    Chun Nan Yeh
    Department of Surgery, Chang Gung Memorial Hospital, 5, Fu Hsing Street, Kwei Shan, Taoyuan, Taiwan
    Langenbecks Arch Surg 391:615-21. 2006
    ..Here we reported genetic changes during imatinib mesylate treatment especially when the patient had partial response or stationary disease...
  39. ncbi request reprint Thioacetamide-induced intestinal-type cholangiocarcinoma in rat: an animal model recapitulating the multi-stage progression of human cholangiocarcinoma
    Chun Nan Yeh
    Department of Surgery, Chang Gung Memorial Hospital, Chang Gung University, Taiwan
    Carcinogenesis 25:631-6. 2004
    ..The TAA rat model may serve as a powerful pre-clinical platform for therapeutic and chemoprevention strategies for human CCA...
  40. pmc Intraoperative ultrasonographically guided excisional biopsy or vacuum-assisted core needle biopsy for nonpalpable breast lesions
    Shin Cheh Chen
    Department of Surgery, Chang Gung Memorial Hospital, 199 Tung Hwa North Road, Taipei, Taiwan
    Ann Surg 238:738-42. 2003
    ..To compare duration and rates of underestimation and complete excision for nonpalpable breast lesions using either intraoperative ultrasonographically guided excisioned biopsy (IUGE) or directional vacuum-assisted biopsy (DVAB)...
  41. ncbi request reprint Prognostic impact of Fas ligand on hepatocellular carcinoma after hepatectomy
    Wei Chen Lee
    Department of General Surgery, Chang Gung Memorial Hospital, 5 Fu Hsing Street, Kwei Shan Hsiang, Taoyuan, Taiwan
    World J Surg 28:792-6. 2004
    ..Fas ligand expression is thus an independent prognostic factor for HCC. Thus the HCC expressing Fas ligand has a worse prognosis than the HCC without Fas ligand expression...
  42. ncbi request reprint Surgical results in patients with hepatitis virus-related hepatocellular carcinoma in Taiwan
    Miin Fu Chen
    Department of General Surgery, Chang Gung Memorial Hospital, 5 Fu Hsing Street, Kwei Shan, Taoyuan, Taiwan
    World J Surg 26:742-7. 2002
    ..The mean disease-free survival time was longest in group C-HCC and shortest in group BC-HCC (p = 0.020). The overall survival time and cumulative survival rates in the four groups were not significantly different (p = 0.146)...
  43. ncbi request reprint Aggressive multimodality treatment for intra-hepatic recurrence of hepatocellular carcinoma following hepatic resection
    Kun Ming Chan
    Department of General Surgery, Chang Gung Memorial Hospital, Taipei, Taiwan, ROC
    Chang Gung Med J 28:543-50. 2005
    ..The aim of this investigation was to evaluate the long-term results of multimodality treatment of patients with intra-hepatic recurrent HCC following hepatic resection...
  44. doi request reprint Encapsulation is a significant prognostic factor for better outcome in large hepatocellular carcinoma
    Tsung Han Wu
    Department of General Surgery, Chang Gung Memorial Hospital, Linkou, Chang Gung University Medical School, Taoyuan, Taiwan
    J Surg Oncol 105:85-90. 2012
    ..The aim of this study was to determine the effect of tumor encapsulation of hepatocellular carcinoma (HCC) on long-term survival...
  45. doi request reprint Impact of portal venous hemodynamics on indices of liver function and graft regeneration after right lobe living donor liver transplantation
    Ting Jung Wu
    Division of Liver and Transplantation Surgery, Department of General Surgery, Chang Gung Memorial Hospital at Linkou, Taoyuan, Taiwan
    Liver Transpl 17:1035-45. 2011
    ..In conclusion, PVP is a significant hemodynamic factor that influences the functional status of the liver and graft regeneration after R-LDLT...
  46. ncbi request reprint Prognosis of breast cancer after supraclavicular lymph node metastasis: not a distant metastasis
    Shin Cheh Chen
    Department of Surgery, Chang Gung Memorial Hospital, Chang Gung University Medical College, 5, Fu Shing Street, Kwei Shan, Taoyuan, Taiwan
    Ann Surg Oncol 13:1457-65. 2006
    ..We performed this study to analyze the survival of breast cancer patients with isolated supraclavicular lymph node metastasis (SLNM) and assess whether SLNM is distant metastasis or not...
  47. ncbi request reprint Benefits of palliative surgery for far-advanced gastric cancer
    Chia Siu Wang
    Department of General Surgery, Chang Gung Memorial Hospital, Taipei, Taiwan, ROC
    Chang Gung Med J 25:792-802. 2002
    ..The optimum strategy for palliative surgery in gastric cancer patients remains undetermined...
  48. ncbi request reprint Delayed neutrophil apoptosis attenuated by melatonin in human acute pancreatitis
    Han Ming Chen
    Department of Surgery, Chang Gung Memorial Hospital, Kwei Shan, Taoyuan, Taiwan
    Pancreas 31:360-4. 2005
    ..This study evaluated the expression of neutrophil apoptosis and the effects of melatonin at different concentrations on delayed neutrophil apoptosis in different severities of acute pancreatitis in patients...
  49. pmc The expression of cytokeratin 19 in lymph nodes was a poor prognostic factor for hepatocellular carcinoma after hepatic resection
    Chao Wei Lee
    The Department of Surgery, Chang Gung Memorial Hospital, No 5 Fusing Street, Taoyuan County, Gueishan 333, Taiwan
    World J Surg Oncol 11:136. 2013
    ..The purpose of this study was to evaluate the expression of CK19 in primary liver tumor and regional LNs of HCC with and without lymph node metastasis (LNM)...
  50. pmc Identification of postoperative prognostic microRNA predictors in hepatocellular carcinoma
    Ya Hui Huang
    Department of Hepato Gastroenterology, Liver Research Center, Chang Gung Memorial Hospital, Taoyuan, Taiwan
    PLoS ONE 7:e37188. 2012
    ..Functional analysis of a miRNA predictor, miR-155, suggested that the prognostic miRNA predictors identified under this strategy could serve as potential molecular targets for anticancer therapy...
  51. ncbi request reprint Clinical experience of hepatic hemangioma undergoing hepatic resection
    Hsiu Pei Tsai
    Department of Surgery, Chang Gung Memorial Hospital, Chang Gung University, Taipei, Taiwan
    Dig Dis Sci 48:916-20. 2003
    ..Hepatic resection may and should be carried out with no mortality and minimal morbidity risks since the lesion is benign...
  52. doi request reprint Hepatitis B virus-DNA level and basal core promoter A1762T/G1764A mutation in liver tissue independently predict postoperative survival in hepatocellular carcinoma
    Chau Ting Yeh
    Liver Research Center, Department of Hepato Gastroenterology, Chang Gung Memorial Hospital, Taipei, Taiwan
    Hepatology 52:1922-33. 2010
    ..A short stretch pre-S deletion located between codons 107 and 141 was strongly associated with a poorer postoperative prognosis...
  53. ncbi request reprint Prognostic factors of hepatic resection for hepatocellular carcinoma with cirrhosis: univariate and multivariate analysis
    Chun Nan Yeh
    Department of General Surgery, Chang Gung Memorial Hospital, Chang Gung University, Taoyuan, Taiwan
    J Surg Oncol 81:195-202. 2002
    ..5% to 73.8%. However, the optimal surgical approach for HCC patients with cirrhosis is less clearly defined. Resection of the cirrhotic liver is challenging and remains controversial in the treatment of HCC...
  54. ncbi request reprint Prognostic factors after resection for hepatocellular carcinoma in noncirrhotic livers: univariate and multivariate analysis
    Miin Fu Chen
    Department of Surgery, Chang Gung Memorial Hospital, 5 Fu Hsing Street, Kwei Shan, Taoyuan, Taiwan
    World J Surg 27:443-7. 2003
    ..Hence in patients with a noncirrhotic HCC who underwent hepatectomy the prognosis depended on preoperative hepatic function, the presence of multiple tumors, the need for blood transfusion, and the surgical resection margin...
  55. doi request reprint Recurrence and poor prognosis following resection of small hepatitis B-related hepatocellular carcinoma lesions are associated with aberrant tumor expression profiles of glypican 3 and osteopontin
    Ming Chin Yu
    Department of Surgery, Chang Gung Memorial Hospital, Linkou, Taoyuan, Taiwan
    Ann Surg Oncol 19:S455-63. 2012
    ..Furthermore, the study for small HBV-HCC was limited. Therefore, the aim of this study was to explore the potential genetic signature for HBV-related small HCC as novel prognostic factors...
  56. ncbi request reprint Hepatectomy for peripheral cholangiocarcinoma in elderly patients
    Chun Nan Yeh
    Department of Surgery, Chang Gung Memorial Hospital, Chang Gung University, 5 Fu Hsing Street, Kwei Shan, Taoyuan, Taiwan
    Ann Surg Oncol 13:1553-9. 2006
    ..Peripheral cholangiocarcinoma (CCC) is less common than hepatocellular carcinoma. Little is known about CCC patients older than 70 years who have undergone hepatectomy...
  57. ncbi request reprint Liver cirrhosis: an unfavorable factor for nonoperative management of blunt splenic injury
    Jen Feng Fang
    Department of Surgery, Chang Gung Memorial Hospital, Chang Gung University, Kweis han, Taoyuan, Taiwan
    J Trauma 54:1131-6; discussion 1136. 2003
    ..The purpose of this study was to review the treatment courses and results of a special group of BSI patients with coexistent liver cirrhosis. Factors leading to poor results were analyzed and treatment strategy was proposed accordingly...
  58. ncbi request reprint Kinase mutations and imatinib mesylate response for 64 Taiwanese with advanced GIST: preliminary experience from Chang Gung Memorial Hospital
    Chun Nan Yeh
    Department of Surgery, Chang Gung Memorial Hospital, Chang Gung University, 5, Fu Hsing Street, Kwei Shan, Taoyuan, Taiwan
    Ann Surg Oncol 14:1123-8. 2007
    ..Results of 64 Taiwanese with advanced GIST treated with imatinib were reported...
  59. ncbi request reprint A useful model to audit liver resolution from cirrhosis in rats using functional proteomics
    Erh Hao Liu
    Department of Surgery, Chang Gung Memorial Hospital, School of Traditional Chinese Medicine, Taipei, Taiwan
    J Surg Res 138:214-23. 2007
    ..We conducted a rat cirrhosis and recovery model, on the basis of which proteomics was used to audit liver resolution from cirrhosis...
  60. pmc Surgical treatment and prognostic analysis for gastrointestinal stromal tumors (GISTs) of the small intestine: before the era of imatinib mesylate
    Ting Jung Wu
    Division of General Surgery, Department of Surgery, Chang Gung University College of Medicine, Chang Gung Memorial Hospital, Taoyuan, Taiwan
    BMC Gastroenterol 6:29. 2006
    ..We report our surgical experience with 100 small intestine GIST patients and identify predictors for long-term disease-free survival (DFS) and overall survival (OS) to clarify the difference between high- and low-risk patients...
  61. ncbi request reprint Healthcare and support needs of women with suspected breast cancer
    Mei Nan Liao
    Graduate Institute of Medical Sciences, College of Medicine corrected Taipei Medical University, Taipei, Taiwan
    J Adv Nurs 60:289-98. 2007
    ..This paper is a report of a study to investigate changes in the healthcare and support needs during the diagnostic period, and factors that affect these needs in women with suspected breast cancer...
  62. ncbi request reprint Identifying good prognosis group of breast cancer patients with 1-3 positive axillary nodes for adjuvant cyclophosphamide, methotrexate and 5-fluorouracil (CMF) chemotherapy
    Yung Chang Lin
    Division of Hematology Oncology, Chang Gung Memorial Hospital, Taipei 105, Taiwan
    Jpn J Clin Oncol 35:514-9. 2005
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  63. ncbi request reprint Increased feasibility of weekly epirubicin and paclitaxel as neoadjuvant chemotherapy for locally advanced breast carcinoma
    Shin Cheh Chen
    Department of Surgery, Chang Gung Memorial Hospital, Chang Gung University, College of Medicine, Taoyuan, Taiwan
    Onkologie 28:339-44. 2005
    ..In this open-label phase II trial toxicity of a weekly administration schedule was evaluated...
  64. ncbi request reprint Pedunculated hepatocellular carcinoma: clinicopathologic study of 18 surgically resected cases
    Chun Nan Yeh
    Department of Surgery, Chang Gung Memorial Hospital, 5, Fu Hsing Street, Kwei Shan, Taoyuan, Taiwan
    World J Surg 26:1133-8. 2002
    ..We present the clinical features and outcomes of 18 surgically treated pedunculated HCCs. Pedunculated HCCs might have a better survival than conventional HCCs after hepatic resection, especially if there is no vascular invasion...
  65. ncbi request reprint Using indocyanine green test to avoid post-hepatectomy liver dysfunction
    Chen Fang Lee
    Department of General Surgery, Chang Gung Memorial Hospital, Taipei, Chang Gung University College of Medicine, Taoyuan, Taiwan
    Chang Gung Med J 30:333-8. 2007
    ..Post-operative hepatic failure is the most important concern for hepatocellular carcinoma (HCC) patients undergoing hepatectomy. The aim of this study was to determine the safe line of hepatectomy to prevent liver failure...
  66. ncbi request reprint Clinical analysis and strategy for liver transplantation in patients with pre-existing portal vein thrombosis
    Tsung Han Wu
    Department of General Surgery Chang Gung Transplantation Institute, Chang Gung Memorial Hospital at Linkou, Chang Gung University College of Medicine, Taoyuan, Taiwan
    Chang Gung Med J 34:426-34. 2011
    ..Liver transplantation (LT) in patients with portal vein thrombosis (PVT) remains a challenge for transplant surgeons. In this study, we included a group of patients with PVT who underwent LT, and analyzed patient outcomes...
  67. ncbi request reprint Surgical resection of centrally located large hepatocellular carcinoma
    Chih Hsien Cheng
    Division of Transplantation and Liver Surgery, Department of General Surgery, Chang Gung Memorial Hospital at Linkou, Chang Gung University College of Medicine, Taoyuan, Taiwan
    Chang Gung Med J 35:178-91. 2012
    ..These HCCs can be treated by hemi-/extended or central hepatectomies. The aim of this study was to analyze the results of hemi-/extended and central hepatectomies...
  68. doi request reprint Preoperative estimation of the liver graft weight in adult right lobe living donor liver transplantation using maximal portal vein diameters
    Frank Wang
    Division of Liver and Transplantation Surgery, Department of General Surgery, Taoyuan, Taiwan
    Liver Transpl 17:373-80. 2011
    ..In conclusion, the PVDR method is a simple estimation method that accurately predicts GVs and GRWRs in adult LDLT...
  69. doi request reprint Significance of tumor necrosis for outcome of patients with hepatocellular carcinoma receiving locoregional therapy prior to liver transplantation
    Kun Ming Chan
    Chang Gung Transplantation Institute, Chang Gung Memorial Hospital at Linkou, Chang Gung University College of Medicine, Taoyuan, Taiwan
    Ann Surg Oncol 18:2638-46. 2011
    ..We herein aim to determine the prognostic factors affecting the outcome in patients who receive pretransplantation therapy...
  70. doi request reprint Hepatic resection for hepatocellular carcinoma with lymph node metastasis: clinicopathological analysis and survival outcome
    Chao Wei Lee
    Department of Surgery, Chang Gung Memorial Hospital, Linkou, Taoyuan, Taiwan
    Asian J Surg 34:53-62. 2011
    ..The purposes of this study were to explore the clinicopathological characteristics of operable HCC with LNM and to demonstrate the effects of LNM on HCC prognosis...
  71. ncbi request reprint Breast carcinoma in patients with dermatomyositis: a retrospective analysis of eight cases
    Chun Nan Yeh
    Department of Surgery, Chang Gung Memorial Hospital, Taipei, Taiwan, ROC
    Chang Gung Med J 25:374-80. 2002
    ..The association between dermatomyositis and breast carcinoma has not been fully evaluated yet. The aim of the study was to clarify characteristics of the association between these two diseases...
  72. ncbi request reprint Phyllodes tumors of the breast
    Tzu Chieh Chao
    Department of Surgery, Chang Gung University College of Medicine, and Chang Gung Memorial Hospital, 5 Fuhsing Street, Kweishan Taoyuan, Taiwan
    Eur Radiol 13:88-93. 2003
    ..If the sonographic features suggest a phyllodes tumor, a histological examination should be conducted to confirm the diagnosis...
  73. pmc Isolated pancreatic metastasis from rectal cancer: a case report and review of literature
    Chao Wei Lee
    Department of Surgery, Chang Gung Memorial Hospital at Linkou, Chang Gung University College of Medicine, Taoyuan, Taiwan
    World J Surg Oncol 8:26. 2010
    ..Surgical resection of a solitary pancreatic mass is justified not only to get the definitive diagnosis but also to improve the survival...
  74. ncbi request reprint Influence of age on surgical treatment of peripheral cholangiocarcinoma
    Chun Nan Yeh
    Department of Surgery, Chang Gung Memorial Hospital, Chang Gung University, 5 Fu Hsing St, Kwei Shan, Taoyuan, Taiwan
    Am J Surg 187:559-63. 2004
    ....
  75. ncbi request reprint Video-assisted open thyroid lobectomy through a small incision
    Tzu Chieh Chao
    Department of Surgery, Chang Gung University College of Medicine, and Chang Gung Memorial Hospital, Taoyuan, Taiwan
    Surg Laparosc Endosc Percutan Tech 14:15-9. 2004
    ..8%) patients after video-assisted surgery (P = .7209). It is noteworthy that morbidity occurs in video-assisted lobectomy. The general principles of thyroid surgery should be followed to avoid the occurrence of complications...
  76. doi request reprint Akt pathway is required for oestrogen-mediated attenuation of lung injury in a rodent model of cerulein-induced acute pancreatitis
    Shang Ju Yang
    Department of Surgery, Chang Gung Memorial Hospital at Linkou, Chang Gung University College of Medicine, 5, Fushing Street, Kweishan Shiang, Taoyuan 333, Taiwan
    Injury 42:638-42. 2011
    ..The aim of this study is to elucidate whether Akt plays any role in 17β-estradiol (E2)-mediated attenuation of lung injury after acute pancreatitis (AP)...
  77. doi request reprint Clinicopathologic features and predictors for survival of mucinous and non-mucinous appendiceal adenocarcinoma
    Jun Te Hsu
    Department of Surgery, Chang Gung Memorial Hospital, Chang Gung University College of Medicine, Taoyuan, Taiwan, ROC
    Dig Surg 25:369-75. 2008
    ..We report a study in patients with mucinous and non-mucinous appendiceal adenocarcinoma treated surgically whose records were examined to elucidate their clinicopathologic features and prognostic factors for survival...
  78. ncbi request reprint Prognostic factors of primary small bowel adenocarcinoma: univariate and multivariate analysis
    Ting Jung Wu
    Division of General Surgery, Department of Surgery, Chang Gung University College of Medicine, Chang Gung Memorial Hospital, 5 Fuhsing Street, Kweishan, Taoyuan, Taiwan
    World J Surg 30:391-8; discussion 399. 2006
    ..Adenocarcinoma of the small bowel is relatively less common than malignancies of the esophagus, stomach, and colorectum. In small bowel adenocarcinoma, various prognostic factors influence the disease-free status and overall survival rates...
  79. ncbi request reprint Hepatic resection for hepatocellular carcinoma in elderly patients
    Chun Nan Yeh
    Department of Surgery, Chang Gung Memorial Hospital, Chang Gung University, Taipai, Taiwan
    Hepatogastroenterology 51:219-23. 2004
    ..However, the outcome of hepatic resection on elderly patients with hepatocellular carcinoma varies in each series, and the exact role of surgery in the management of hepatocellular carcinoma in the elderly remains to be clarified...
  80. ncbi request reprint Hepatic resection for hepatocellular carcinoma with obstructive jaundice due to biliary tumor thrombi
    Chun Nan Yeh
    Department of Surgery, Chang Gung Memorial Hospital, Chang Gung University, 5 Fu Hsing Street, Kwei Shan, Taoyuan, Taiwan
    World J Surg 28:471-5. 2004
    ..However, HCC patients with biliary tumor thrombi had significantly worse overall survival than did those without biliary tumor thrombi, especially those with concomitant vascular invasion...
  81. doi request reprint Application of cryopreserved vein grafts as a conduit between the coronary vein and liver graft to reconstruct portal flow in adult living liver transplantation
    Tsung Han Wu
    Department of Liver and Transplantation Surgery, Chang Gung Transplantation Institute, Chang Gung Memorial Hospital, Chang Gung University Medical School, Taoyuan, Taiwan
    Clin Transplant 23:751-5. 2009
    ..The short distance from the engorged coronary vein to the graft portal vein may decrease the incidence of re-thrombosis of the venous conduit...
  82. doi request reprint Liver resection for complicated hepatocellular carcinoma: challenges but opportunity for long-term survivals
    Jen Fu Huang
    Department of General Surgery, Chang Gung Memorial Hospital at Linkou, Chang Gung University College of Medicine, Taoyuan, Taiwan
    J Surg Oncol 106:959-65. 2012
    ..This study evaluated outcomes following liver resection (LR) for patients with HCC presenting with large tumor size (over 10 cm), adjacent organ invasion, or ruptured tumor, which we termed as complicated HCC (cHCC)...
  83. pmc Efficacy of surgical resection in management of isolated extrahepatic metastases of hepatocellular carcinoma
    Kun Ming Chan
    Department of General Surgery, Chang Gung Memorial Hospital Linkou Medical Center, Chang Gung University College of Medicine, Taoyuan, 33305, Taiwan, China
    World J Gastroenterol 15:5481-8. 2009
    ..To clarify the benefit of surgical excision for patients with extrahepatic metastases of hepatocellular carcinoma (HCC)...
  84. doi request reprint A short-term preemptive treatment for cytomegalovirus infection in seropositive patients after liver transplantation
    Divya Dahiya
    Department of Liver and Transplantation Surgery, Chang Gung Transplantation Institute, Chang Gung Memorial Hospital, Chang Gung University Medical School, Taoyuan, Taiwan
    J Hepatobiliary Pancreat Sci 18:32-8. 2011
    ..Cytomegalovirus (CMV) infection remains a challenge following liver transplantation. Preemptive treatment is an effective strategy for CMV infection. However, how long preemptive treatment should be applied is not defined...
  85. ncbi request reprint Efficacy of color sonography and harmonic scalpel in laparoscopic management of multiple/lobulated liver cysts and abscesses
    Ta Sen Yeh
    Department of Surgery, Chang Gung Memorial Hospital Chang Gung University, Taipei, Taiwan
    Hepatogastroenterology 54:485-8. 2007
    ..The aim of this study was to test the efficacy of color sonography and ultrasonically activated scalpel employed in this field...
  86. ncbi request reprint Gasless video-assisted total thyroidectomy in the treatment of low risk intrathyroid papillary carcinoma
    Tzu Chieh Chao
    Division of General Surgery, Department of Surgery Chang Gung University College of Medicine, Chang Gung Memorial Hospital, 5 Fuhsing Street, Kweishan, Taoyuan, Taiwan
    World J Surg 28:876-9. 2004
    ..In conclusion, gasless video-assisted total thyroidectomy is a feasible means for treating relatively small, non-invasive, clinically solitary, differentiated thyroid carcinomas...
  87. ncbi request reprint Surgical treatment of thyroid cancers with concurrent Graves disease
    Tzu Chieh Chao
    Department of Surgery, Chang Gung Memorial Hospital, Taoyuan, Taiwan
    Ann Surg Oncol 11:407-12. 2004
    ..Thyroid cancers with concurrent Graves disease are relatively rare. Accordingly, the natural history and optimal surgical treatment of thyroid cancers with Graves disease are controversial...
  88. doi request reprint Expression of thymidylate synthase determines the response of gastric cancer patients undergoing gastrectomy to 5-fluorouracil-based adjuvant chemotherapy
    Chun Nan Yeh
    Department of Surgery, Chang Gung Memorial Hospital, Chang Gung University, 5, Fu Hsing Street, Kwei Shan, Taoyuan, Taiwan, Republic of China
    Langenbecks Arch Surg 395:217-25. 2010
    ..We investigated whether the intensity of thymidylate synthase (TS) staining in tissue samples obtained from gastric cancer (GC) patients undergoing gastrectomy could predict response to 5-FU-based adjuvant chemotherapy after gastrectomy...
  89. ncbi request reprint Pancreaticoduodenectomy versus Frey's procedure for chronic pancreatitis: preliminary data on outcome and pancreatic function
    Kun Chun Chiang
    Department of General Surgery, Chang Gung Memorial Hospital, 5 Fu Hsing Street, Kwei Shan, Taoyuan, Taiwan
    Surg Today 37:961-6. 2007
    ....
  90. doi request reprint High pathologic complete response in HER 2-positive locally advanced breast cancer after primary systemic chemotherapy with weekly docetaxel and epirubicin
    Shin Cheh Chen
    Department of Surgery, Chang Gung Memorial Hospital, 199, Tung Hwa North Road, Taipei, Taiwan
    Jpn J Clin Oncol 38:99-105. 2008
    ..To evaluate pathological complete response rate and to identify the predictor of response after primary systemic chemotherapy (PST) with weekly docetaxel and epirubicin for locally advanced breast cancer...
  91. ncbi request reprint Clinical and ultrasonographic characteristics of breast metastases from extramammary malignancies
    Chun Nan Yeh
    Department of Surgery, Chang Gung Memorial Hospital and Chang Gung University, Kwei Shan, Taoyuan, Taiwan
    Am Surg 70:287-90. 2004
    ..Breast metastases from extramammary malignancy are infrequent. Virtually any malignancy can metastasize to the breast. Breast metastasis usually indicates disseminated metastatic disease and a poor prognosis...
  92. ncbi request reprint Identification of NV-F virus DNA in hepatocellular carcinoma
    Chau Ting Yeh
    Liver Research Unit, Chang Gung Medical Center, Taipei, Taiwan
    J Med Virol 79:92-6. 2007
    ..In conclusion, NV-F virus DNA was identified in 15.4% of HCC tissues. HCC patients with NV-F virus infection were significantly older than those without NV-F virus infection...
  93. ncbi request reprint Predictors of long-term disease-free survival after resection of hepatocellular carcinoma: two decades of experience at Chang Gung Memorial Hospital
    Chun Nan Yeh
    Department of General Surgery, Chang Gung Memorial Hospital, Chang Gung University, Taoyuan, Taiwan
    Ann Surg Oncol 10:916-21. 2003
    ..This study aimed to determine the clinicopathologic factors for predicting survival >5 years without recurrence in HCC patients treated with hepatectomy...
  94. ncbi request reprint A case of huge primary liposarcoma in the liver
    Liang Mou Kuo
    Department of General Surgery, Chang Gung Memorial Hospital 5 and Medical School of Chang Gung University, Fu Hsing Street, Kwei Shan, Taoyuan, Taiwan, China
    World J Gastroenterol 12:1157-9. 2006
    ..Although the tumor may become aggravating after repeated surgeries, repeated hepatectomies are still the best policy to achieve a long-term survival for the patients...
  95. pmc Outcomes of resection for colorectal cancer hepatic metastases stratified by evolving eras of treatment
    Kun Ming Chan
    Department of General Surgery, Chang Gung Memorial Hospital at Linkou, Chang Gung University College of Medicine, Taoyuan, Taiwan
    World J Surg Oncol 9:174. 2011
    ..The outcomes and management of colorectal cancer (CRC) hepatic metastasis have undergone many evolutionary changes. In this study, we aimed to analyze the outcomes of patients with CRC hepatic metastasis in terms of the era of treatment...
  96. doi request reprint The coping experience of Taiwanese male donors in living donor liver transplantation
    Li Chueh Weng
    School of Nursing, Chang Gung University, Taoyuan Hsien, Taiwan
    Nurs Res 61:133-9. 2012
    ..Thus, promoting the donor's safety and well-being is a major goal of transplantation care. In this regard, more research on physical and psychological complications and adjustment among donors is needed...
  97. pmc Prognostic significance of the number of tumors and aggressive surgical approach in colorectal cancer hepatic metastasis
    Kun Ming Chan
    Department of General Surgery, Chang Gung Memorial Hospital at Linkou, Chang Gung University College of Medicine, 5 Fu Hsing Street, Kwei Shan Township, Taoyuan 33305, Taiwan
    World J Surg Oncol 12:155. 2014
    ..In this study, we investigated the prognostic indicators associated with CRC recurrence after LR for hepatic metastasis...
  98. doi request reprint Segregation of signaling proteins as prognostic predictors for local recurrence and distant metastasis in hepatocellular carcinoma
    Chau Ting Yeh
    Liver Research Center, Department of Hepato Gastroenterology, Chang Gung Memorial Hospital, Taipei 105, Taiwan, R O C
    Int J Oncol 44:491-504. 2014
    ..004) were associated with EHM-free survival. These factors were further examined in the verification cohort. In conclusion, postoperative LR and EHM in HCC were associated with separable sets of clinical and molecular predictors. ..
  99. ncbi request reprint Adenosquamous/squamous cell carcinoma of the gallbladder
    Kun Ming Chan
    Department of General Surgery, Chang Gung Memorial Hospital, Chang Gung University College of Medicine, Linkou, Taiwan, ROC
    J Surg Oncol 95:129-34. 2007
    ..Its clinical features have rarely been described, and its differences from the major histopathologic subtype, adenocarcinoma, remain uncertain...
  100. ncbi request reprint Hepatic resection and prognosis for patients with hepatocellular carcinoma larger than 10 cm: two decades of experience at Chang Gung memorial hospital
    Chun Nan Yeh
    Department of Surgery, Chang Gung Memorial Hospital, Chang Gung University, Taoyuan, Taiwan
    Ann Surg Oncol 10:1070-6. 2003
    ..However, reports of hepatic resection for HCC larger than 10 cm (L-HCC) are limited. This study aims to determine the clinicopathologic factors that influence the prognosis of hepatic resection for L-HCC...
  101. ncbi request reprint Animal PET for thioacetamide-induced rat cholangiocarcinoma: a novel and reliable platform
    Chun Nan Yeh
    Department of Surgery, Chang Gung Memorial Hospital, Chang Gung University, 5, Fu Hsing Street, Kwei Shan, Taoyuan, Taiwan
    Mol Imaging Biol 10:209-16. 2008
    ..Our objective was to evaluate the feasibility of animal PET in detecting CCA in the setting of the TAA rat model...