Cheng Chung Wu

Summary

Affiliation: Taichung Veterans General Hospital
Country: Taiwan

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Improving operative safety for cirrhotic liver resection
    C C Wu
    Department of Surgery, Taichung Veterans General Hospital, Taipei, Taiwan
    Br J Surg 88:210-5. 2001
  2. pmc Perioperative parenteral tranexamic acid in liver tumor resection: a prospective randomized trial toward a "blood transfusion"-free hepatectomy
    Cheng Chung Wu
    Department of Surgery, Taichung Veterans General Hospital, and Department of Surgery, Chung Shan Medical University, Taichung, Taiwan
    Ann Surg 243:173-80. 2006
  3. ncbi request reprint Liver resection for hepatocellular carcinoma in patients with cirrhosis
    C C Wu
    Departments of Surgery, Anaesthesiology and Pathology, Taichung Veterans General Hospital, Section 5, 160 Chung Kang Road, Taichung, Taipei, Taiwan
    Br J Surg 92:348-55. 2005
  4. doi request reprint The necessity of hepatic vein reconstruction after resection of cranial part of the liver and major hepatic veins in cirrhotic patients
    Cheng Chung Wu
    Department of Surgery, Taichung Veterans General Hospital, Taiwan
    Surgery 151:223-31. 2012
  5. doi request reprint Second and third hepatectomies for recurrent hepatocellular carcinoma are justified
    C C Wu
    Department of Surgery, Taichung Veterans General Hospital, Taichung, Taiwan
    Br J Surg 96:1049-57. 2009
  6. ncbi request reprint Porphyromonas gingivalis-related cardiac cell apoptosis was majorly co-activated by p38 and extracellular signal-regulated kinase pathways
    Shin Da Lee
    School of Physical Therapy, Chung Shan Medical University, Taichung, Taiwan
    J Periodontal Res 41:39-46. 2006
  7. ncbi request reprint Liver resection for hepatocellular carcinoma in patients who have undergone prior renal transplantation
    Shao Bin Cheng
    Department of Surgery, Taichung Veterans General Hospital, Faculty of Medicine, National Yang Ming University, Taipei, Taiwan
    J Surg Oncol 93:273-8. 2006
  8. ncbi request reprint Anion exchanger inhibitor DIDS induces human poorly-differentiated malignant hepatocellular carcinoma HA22T cell apoptosis
    Chung Jung Liu
    Institute of Biochemistry and Biotechnology, Medical College, Chung Shan Medical University, No 110, sect 1, Chen Kuo N Road, Taichung 402, Taiwan
    Mol Cell Biochem 308:117-25. 2008
  9. ncbi request reprint Appraisal of concomitant splenectomy in liver resection for hepatocellular carcinoma in cirrhotic patients with hypersplenic thrombocytopenia
    Cheng Chung Wu
    Department of Surgery, Taichung Veterans General Hospital, National Yang Ming University, Taipei, Taiwan
    Surgery 136:660-8. 2004
  10. ncbi request reprint Bacterial translocation after cirrhotic liver resection: a clinical investigation of 181 patients
    Dah Cherng Yeh
    Department of Surgery, Faculty of Medicine, National Yang Ming University, Taipei, Taiwan
    J Surg Res 111:209-14. 2003

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  1. ncbi request reprint Improving operative safety for cirrhotic liver resection
    C C Wu
    Department of Surgery, Taichung Veterans General Hospital, Taipei, Taiwan
    Br J Surg 88:210-5. 2001
    ..Liver resection in a patient with cirrhosis carries increased risk. The purposes of this study were to review the results of cirrhotic liver resection in the past decade and to propose safe strategies for cirrhotic liver resection...
  2. pmc Perioperative parenteral tranexamic acid in liver tumor resection: a prospective randomized trial toward a "blood transfusion"-free hepatectomy
    Cheng Chung Wu
    Department of Surgery, Taichung Veterans General Hospital, and Department of Surgery, Chung Shan Medical University, Taichung, Taiwan
    Ann Surg 243:173-80. 2006
    ..To examine the feasibility of a real "blood transfusion"-free hepatectomy in a large group of patients with liver tumors...
  3. ncbi request reprint Liver resection for hepatocellular carcinoma in patients with cirrhosis
    C C Wu
    Departments of Surgery, Anaesthesiology and Pathology, Taichung Veterans General Hospital, Section 5, 160 Chung Kang Road, Taichung, Taipei, Taiwan
    Br J Surg 92:348-55. 2005
    ..Although liver resection is now a safe procedure, its role for hepatocellular carcinoma (HCC) in patients with cirrhosis remains controversial...
  4. doi request reprint The necessity of hepatic vein reconstruction after resection of cranial part of the liver and major hepatic veins in cirrhotic patients
    Cheng Chung Wu
    Department of Surgery, Taichung Veterans General Hospital, Taiwan
    Surgery 151:223-31. 2012
    ..The necessity of hepatic vein reconstruction (HVR) after resection of cranial part of the liver and major hepatic vein(s) in cirrhotic patients when residual liver is insufficient for a major hepatectomy remains unclear...
  5. doi request reprint Second and third hepatectomies for recurrent hepatocellular carcinoma are justified
    C C Wu
    Department of Surgery, Taichung Veterans General Hospital, Taichung, Taiwan
    Br J Surg 96:1049-57. 2009
    ..The remnant liver is the most common site of recurrence, but the role of repeat hepatectomy in the treatment of recurrent HCC is controversial...
  6. ncbi request reprint Porphyromonas gingivalis-related cardiac cell apoptosis was majorly co-activated by p38 and extracellular signal-regulated kinase pathways
    Shin Da Lee
    School of Physical Therapy, Chung Shan Medical University, Taichung, Taiwan
    J Periodontal Res 41:39-46. 2006
    ..The purpose of this study was to determine the related effect of periodontal pathogen Porphyromonas gingivalis on cardiac cell apoptosis...
  7. ncbi request reprint Liver resection for hepatocellular carcinoma in patients who have undergone prior renal transplantation
    Shao Bin Cheng
    Department of Surgery, Taichung Veterans General Hospital, Faculty of Medicine, National Yang Ming University, Taipei, Taiwan
    J Surg Oncol 93:273-8. 2006
    ..Among them, hepatocellular carcinoma (HCC) is common. Although liver resection remains an option for curing HCC, the role of liver resection in renal transplantation recipients remains unclear...
  8. ncbi request reprint Anion exchanger inhibitor DIDS induces human poorly-differentiated malignant hepatocellular carcinoma HA22T cell apoptosis
    Chung Jung Liu
    Institute of Biochemistry and Biotechnology, Medical College, Chung Shan Medical University, No 110, sect 1, Chen Kuo N Road, Taichung 402, Taiwan
    Mol Cell Biochem 308:117-25. 2008
    ..Therefore, these findings suggested that AE may be involved, in part, in the proliferation and survival of HA22T cells and could be a new potential therapeutic target against specific human HCC...
  9. ncbi request reprint Appraisal of concomitant splenectomy in liver resection for hepatocellular carcinoma in cirrhotic patients with hypersplenic thrombocytopenia
    Cheng Chung Wu
    Department of Surgery, Taichung Veterans General Hospital, National Yang Ming University, Taipei, Taiwan
    Surgery 136:660-8. 2004
    ..The role of concomitant splenectomy in liver resection for HCC in cirrhotic patients with hypersplenic thrombocytopenia (HT) resulting from portal hypertension remains undefined...
  10. ncbi request reprint Bacterial translocation after cirrhotic liver resection: a clinical investigation of 181 patients
    Dah Cherng Yeh
    Department of Surgery, Faculty of Medicine, National Yang Ming University, Taipei, Taiwan
    J Surg Res 111:209-14. 2003
    ..Although bacterial translocation from gut mucosa to mesenteric lymph node (MLN) and systemic circulation is a well-known phenomenon after hepatectomy, its role in cirrhotic patients remains unclear...
  11. ncbi request reprint Occlusion of hepatic blood inflow for complex central liver resections in cirrhotic patients: a randomized comparison of hemihepatic and total hepatic occlusion techniques
    Cheng Chung Wu
    Department of Surgery, Taichung Veterans General Hospital, Section 3, 160 Chung Kang Rd, Taichung, Taiwan
    Arch Surg 137:1369-76. 2002
    ..No controlled comparison has been performed for the 2 techniques in these operations...
  12. ncbi request reprint Large cell neuroendocrine carcinoma of the ampulla of vater: Report of a case
    So Sen Huang
    Department of Surgery, Taichung Veterans General Hospital, Section 3, 160 Chung Kang Road, Taichung, Taiwan
    Surg Today 36:1032-5. 2006
    ..Thus, further investigations are needed to find a more effective postoperative adjuvant chemotherapy agent to treat patients with this aggressive tumor...
  13. ncbi request reprint Roles of the glucocorticoid receptor in resectable hepatocellular carcinoma
    William Lin Ho
    Department of Surgery and Pathology, Taichung Veterans General Hospital, Chung Shan Medical College, Taichung, Taiwan
    Surgery 131:19-25. 2002
    ..The glucocorticoid receptor (GR) was discovered in the cytosol of hepatocellular carcinoma (HCC) cells more than 10 years ago. However, the influence of the GR on the prognosis of HCC after liver resection remains unclear...
  14. ncbi request reprint Reduction of dihydrodiol dehydrogenase expression in resected hepatocellular carcinoma
    Mei Due Yang
    Department of Surgery, China Medical College Hospital and Institute of Medical Science, China Medical College, Taichung, Taiwan
    Oncol Rep 10:271-6. 2003
    ..However, in the bordering non-neoplastic region of liver DDH1/2 expression increased, and the increased DDH1/2 expression correlated with tumor size and the disease progression...
  15. doi request reprint Effects of hepatitis B virus X protein (HBx) on cell-growth inhibition in a CCL13-HBx stable cell line
    Chan Yen Kuo
    Department of Life Science, Tunghai University, Taichung, Taiwan
    Intervirology 51:26-32. 2008
    ..In our previous study, we demonstrated that HBx inhibits tumor formation in nude mice injected with CCL13-HBx stable cell lines; however, the mechanism underlying this inhibition is unclear...
  16. ncbi request reprint Role of glucocorticoid receptor in serosa-involved gastric carcinoma after gastrectomy
    Dah Cherng Yeh
    Department of Surgery, Faculty of Medicine, National Yang Ming University, Taipei, Taiwan
    J Gastrointest Surg 10:706-11. 2006
    ..GR-positive gastric cancer had a worse survival rate than GR-negative gastric cancer. Multimodality adjuvant therapies should be considered in patients with GR-positive serosa-involved gastric carcinoma...
  17. ncbi request reprint Array-Based High-Throughput Screening in Mouse Embryonic Stem Cells with shRNAs
    Chia Hui Wang
    Genomics Research Center, Academia Sinica, Taipei, Taiwan
    Curr Protoc Stem Cell Biol 26:5C.3.1-5C.3.19. 2013
    ..In summary, we describe an efficient way to identify multiple regulators of ESC renewal using shRNAs. Curr. Protoc. Stem Cell Biol. 26:5C.3.1-5C.3.19. © 2013 by John Wiley & Sons, Inc. ..
  18. ncbi request reprint Surgical results of hepatic resection for hepatocellular carcinoma with gross diaphragmatic invasion
    Min Che Lin
    Department of Surgery, Taichung Veterans General Hospital, Taichung, Taiwan
    Hepatogastroenterology 52:1497-501. 2005
    ..The aim of the study is to evaluate retrospectively the surgical results of hepatocellular carcinoma with gross diaphragmatic invasion undergoing en-bloc resection of diaphragm...
  19. ncbi request reprint Overexpression of protein kinase C alpha mRNA in human hepatocellular carcinoma: a potential marker of disease prognosis
    Trang Tiau Wu
    Department of Surgery, School of Medicine, Medical College, Chung Shan Medical University, Taichung, Taiwan
    Clin Chim Acta 382:54-8. 2007
    ..Members of the protein kinase C (PKC) isoenzyme family play a central role in the tumorigenesis of several tissues. However, little is known about subtype specific intracellular expression of PKC in human hepatocellular carcinomas...
  20. ncbi request reprint The influence of high serum testosterone levels on the long-term prognosis in male patients undergoing hepatectomy for early stage hepatocellular carcinoma without vascular invasion
    Min Che Lin
    Department of Surgery, Taichung Veterans General Hospital, No 160, Sec 3, Chung Kang Road, Taichung, Taiwan
    World J Surg 31:1469-73. 2007
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  21. ncbi request reprint Successful management of latrogenic aortoduodenal fistula by intraaortic endovascular stent-graft and duodenal diversion
    Cheng Chan Yu
    Department of Surgery, Cardiology, Taichung Veterans General Hospital, Taiwan
    Hepatogastroenterology 54:431-3. 2007
    ..The patient remained disease-free 3 years after operation. With a prompt diagnosis, duodenal diversion with endoluminal aortic stent may be a better option for iatrogenic aortoduodenal fistula...
  22. pmc Detection of the hepatitis B virus X protein (HBx) antigen and anti-HBx antibodies in cases of human hepatocellular carcinoma
    Guang Yuh Hwang
    Department of Biology, Life Science Research Center, Taichung Veterans General Hospital, Taichung, Taiwan, Republic of China
    J Clin Microbiol 41:5598-603. 2003
    ..The data demonstrated that the etiology of HCC is involved with hepatitis B virus (HBV) infection and that HBx in particular plays a role in the development of HBV-related HCC...
  23. doi request reprint Apoptosis induced by hepatitis B virus X protein in a CCL13-HBx stable cell line
    Chan Yen Kuo
    Department of Life Science, Tunghai University, Taichung, Taiwan, ROC
    Oncol Rep 28:127-32. 2012
    ..Our data suggest that HBx induces apoptosis through both extrinsic and intrinsic pathways...
  24. pmc Thick calcification from a GIST of the stomach penetrating into pericolic soft tissue--report of a case
    Cheng Chan Yu
    Department of Surgery, Taichung Veterans General Hospital, No 160, Sec 3, Taichung Kang Rd, Taichung 40705, Taiwan
    World J Surg Oncol 9:45. 2011
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  25. ncbi request reprint Small bowel obstruction caused by a congenital intestinal web with an enteric bezoar in an adult: report of a case
    Cheng Chan Yu
    Department of Surgery, Taichung Veterans General Hospital, Section 3, 160 Chung Kang Road, Taichung, Taiwan
    Surg Today 34:265-7. 2004
    ..The patient recovered well and has remained asymptomatic for 3 years. Although rare, a congenital intestinal web may be a cause of adult small bowel obstruction requiring surgical resection...
  26. ncbi request reprint Increased oxidative DNA damage, inducible nitric oxide synthase, nuclear factor kappaB expression and enhanced antiapoptosis-related proteins in Helicobacter pylori-infected non-cardiac gastric adenocarcinoma
    Chi Sen Chang
    Institute of Biochemistry, College of Medicine, Chung Shan Medical University, No 110, Sec 1, Chien Kuo North Road, 402 Taichung, Taiwan, China
    World J Gastroenterol 10:2232-40. 2004
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  27. doi request reprint Surgical resection for hepatocellular carcinoma in pregnancy: a case report
    Chih Chiang Hung
    Department of Surgery, Taichung Veterans General Hospital, Taichung, Taiwan, ROC
    Asian J Surg 35:124-6. 2012
    ..Moreover, she had another healthy infant 37 months after pulmonary metastatectomy. Aggressive resection of recurrent HCC may prolong life, and pregnancy should not alter the treatment strategy for HCC...
  28. ncbi request reprint Opposing action of estrogen receptors alpha and beta on tumor necrosis factor-alpha gene expression and caspase-8-mediated apoptotic effects in HA22T cells
    Erh Jung Huang
    Center of General Education, Central Taiwan University of Science and Technology, Taichung, 406, Taiwan
    Mol Cell Biochem 287:137-45. 2006
    ..Taken together, our data indicates that overexpressed hER-beta but not hER-alpha may induce caspase-8-mediated apoptosis by increasing the hTNF-alpha gene expression in a ligand-dependent manner in poorly differentiated HA22T cells...
  29. ncbi request reprint Synchronous gastric gastrointestinal stromal tumor and signet-ring cell adenocarcinoma: a case report
    Fang Yi Lee
    Department of Pathology, Taichung Veterans Genral Hospital, College of Medicine, Chung Shan Medical University, No 160 Section 3 Chung Kang Road, Taichung, Taiwan 00407, ROC
    Int J Surg Pathol 15:397-400. 2007
    ..The presence in our case of diffuse carcinomatosis indicates that the signet-ring cell adenocarcinoma had a greater adverse effect on the prognosis than the GIST...
  30. ncbi request reprint Porphyromonas gingivalis-induced cellular hypertrophy and MMP-9 activity via different signaling pathways in H9c2 cardiomyoblast cells
    Shin Da Lee
    School of Physical Therapy, Chung Shan Medical University, Taichung, Taiwan
    J Periodontol 77:684-91. 2006
    ..Little is known about the pathogenesis of cardiomyocyte hypertrophy caused by periodontitis pathogens. The purpose of this study was to determine the effect of the periodontal pathogen Porphyromonas gingivalis on cardiomyocyte hypertrophy...
  31. ncbi request reprint Surgical treatment for carcinoma of the suprahepatic inferior vena cava
    Chu Leng Yu
    Department of Surgery and Pathology, Taichung Veterans General Hospital, Taiwan
    Surgery 133:342-4. 2003
  32. doi request reprint Osteopontin promoter polymorphisms are associated with susceptibility to gastric cancer
    Teng Yu Lee
    Graduate Institute of Clinical Medical Science, China Medical University, Taichung, Taiwan
    J Clin Gastroenterol 47:e55-9. 2013
    ..To evaluate the significance of osteopontin (OPN) genotypes in the susceptibility to gastric cancer...
  33. doi request reprint Combined primary neuroendocrine carcinoma and hepatocellular carcinoma of the liver
    Chii Shuenn Yang
    Department of Pathology, Taichung Veterans General Hospital, Taichung, Taiwan, R O C
    J Chin Med Assoc 72:430-3. 2009
    ..Three months after operation, the patient had multiple recurrent tumor nodules within the liver, spreading the metastasis to the adrenal glands and para-aortic lymph nodes. The patient died 1 year after operation...
  34. ncbi request reprint Overexpression of anion exchanger 2 in human hepatocellular carcinoma
    Trang Tiau Wu
    Department of Surgery, School of Medicine, Medical College, Chung Shan Medical University Taichung 402, Taiwan, ROC
    Chin J Physiol 49:192-8. 2006
    ..Twenty cases (71%) of adjacent normal tissue showed little or undetectable signals. The results indicated that overexpression of AE2 may be involved in the development of human HCC...
  35. doi request reprint HBx inhibits the growth of CCL13-HBX-stable cells via the GSK-3beta/beta-catenin cascade
    Chan Yen Kuo
    Department of Life Science, Tunghai University, Taichung, Taiwan
    Intervirology 51:130-6. 2008
    ..In our previous studies, we reported that HBx inhibited the growth of CCL13-HBx-stable cells (Chang-HBx cells) in vitro and tumor formation in vivo in CCL13-HBx-cell-injected nude mice; however, this inhibition mechanism is unclear...
  36. ncbi request reprint Modulation of the expression of the invasion-suppressor CRMP-1 by cyclooxygenase-2 inhibition via reciprocal regulation of Sp1 and C/EBPalpha
    Cheng Chung Wu
    Institute of Biomedical Sciences, Academia Sinica, Taipei, Taiwan
    Mol Cancer Ther 7:1365-75. 2008
    ..COX-2 inhibitors increase CRMP-1 expression by inhibiting Sp1-DNA complex formation and enhancing DNA binding of C/EBPalpha at the promoter...
  37. ncbi request reprint Different expression of apoptotic proteins between HBV-infected and non-HBV-infected hepatocellular carcinoma
    Chi Sen Chang
    Division of Gastroenterology, Taichung Veterans General Hospital, Taichung, Taiwan
    Hepatogastroenterology 54:2061-8. 2007
    ..The aim of this study is to investigate the expression of apoptotic proteins in the tissues of HCC, and analyze the relationship between the expression of apoptotic proteins and hepatitis B virus infection...
  38. ncbi request reprint Somatic mutations in the D-loop and decrease in the copy number of mitochondrial DNA in human hepatocellular carcinoma
    Hsin Chen Lee
    Institute of Biochemistry, Chung Shan Medical University, Taichung 402, Taiwan, ROC
    Mutat Res 547:71-8. 2004
    ..The results obtained in this study strongly suggest that somatic mutations in the D-loop together with the decrease in the copy number of mtDNA may be an important event during the early phase of liver carcinogenesis...
  39. doi request reprint A shRNA functional screen reveals Nme6 and Nme7 are crucial for embryonic stem cell renewal
    Chia Hui Wang
    Genomics Research Center, Academia Sinica, Taipei, Taiwan
    Stem Cells 30:2199-211. 2012
    ..This implies the importance of Nme6 and Nme7 in ESC renewal. This finding not only pinpoints Nme6 or Nme7 can regulate several critical regulators in ESC renewal but also increases our understanding of the ESC renewal and oncogenesis...
  40. ncbi request reprint Venous outflow reconstruction using an expanded polytetrafluoroethylene vascular graft in living-donor liver transplant: a single-center experience
    Chia Yu Lai
    Division of General Surgery and Liver Transplantation, Department of Surgery, Taichung Veterans General Hospital, Taichung, Taiwan
    Exp Clin Transplant 12:241-5. 2014
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  41. pmc Intractable duodenal ulcer caused by transmural migration of gossypiboma into the duodenum--a case report and literature review
    Yun Xiao Lv
    Department of Surgery, Taichung Veterans General Hospital, 1650 Taiwan Boulevard Sect, 4, Taichung, Taiwan
    BMC Surg 14:36. 2014
    ..We report a case of intractable duodenal ulcer caused by transmural migration of gossypiboma successfully treated by duodenorrhaphy. A systemic literature review is provided and a scheme of the therapeutic approach is proposed...
  42. doi request reprint Confluent focal nodular hyperplasia mimicking liver cancer: value of liver-specific contrast-enhanced MRI for diagnosis
    Yu Chi Cheng
    Department of Radiology, Taichung Veterans General Hospital, Taichung, Taiwan, ROC
    J Chin Med Assoc 75:355-8. 2012
    ..This complicated case was managed successfully and noninvasively based on algorithm found in the recent literature that allows patients to avoid unnecessary surgery...
  43. doi request reprint Surgically curable non-iron deficiency microcytic anemia: Castleman's disease
    Chien Hsiang Weng
    Division of Hematology Oncology, Department of Internal Medicine, Taichung, Taiwan
    Onkologie 34:456-8. 2011
    ..Castleman's disease (CD) is a rare, benign lymphoproliferative disorder that can involve single lymph node stations or can be systemic. Unicentric CD in patients with microcytic anemia is rarely described in the English literature...
  44. doi request reprint Eosinophilic cholangitis with obstructive jaundice mimicking bile duct carcinoma
    Wei Hsin Chen
    Department of Surgery, Taichung Veterans General Hospital, Taichung, Taiwan
    J Hepatobiliary Pancreat Surg 16:242-5. 2009
    ..Eosinophilic cholangitis, a rare inflammatory condition that clinically resembles a biliary malignancy, should be taken into consideration in the differential diagnosis in the evaluation of presumed neoplasm of the bile ducts...
  45. doi request reprint Adenocarcinoma arising from colonic duplication cyst with metastasis to omentum: A case report
    Hao Hsu
    Family Medicine, Taichung Veterans General Hospital, Taichung, Taiwan, Republic of China
    J Clin Ultrasound 39:41-3. 2011
    ..Because these lesions occur so infrequently, they are often not suspected until encountered intraoperatively. The specific findings and advantages of sonography are reviewed...