Vui Heng Chong

Summary

Country: UK

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Percutaneous endoscopic gastrostomy in patients with ventriculoperitoneal shunt
    H C Vui
    Raja Isteri Pengiran Anak Saleha Hospital, Department of Medicine, Jalan Tutong, Bandar Seri Begawan, Brunei Muara BA 1710 Brunei Darussalam
    Med J Malaysia 68:389-92. 2013
  2. ncbi request reprint Colorectal cancer screening among government servants in Brunei Darussalam
    Vui Heng Chong
    Endoscopy Unit, Department of Medicine, RIPAS Hospital, Brunei Darussalam E mail
    Asian Pac J Cancer Prev 14:7657-61. 2013
  3. ncbi request reprint Rising incidence of primary liver cancer in Brunei Darussalam
    Raymond Jih Yeong Chong
    Pengiran Anak Puteri Rasidah Sa adatul Bolkiah Institute of Health Science, Universiti of Brunei Darussalam, Brunei Darussalam
    Asian Pac J Cancer Prev 14:3473-7. 2013
  4. ncbi request reprint Gastro-oesophageal reflux disorders among Nepalese residing in Southeast Asia
    V H Chong
    Raja Isteri Pengiran Anak Saleha Hospital, Department of Medicine, Jalan Tutong, Bandar Seri Begawan, Brunei Muara BA 1710, Brunei Darussalam
    Med J Malaysia 68:234-8. 2013
  5. ncbi request reprint Ocular biometric measurements in emmetropic and myopic malaysian children - a population-based study
    P P Goh
    Clinical Research Centre, National Institute of Health, Clinical Research Centre, 3 Floor, Dermatology Block, Hospital Kuala Lumpur, Jalan Pahang, Kuala Lumpur, Wilayah Persekutuan 50586, Malaysia
    Med J Malaysia 67:497-502. 2012
  6. ncbi request reprint A rare case of Dysphagia secondary to a large oesophageal lipoma
    K S Koh
    Raja Isteri Pengiran Anak Saleha Hospital, Department of Medicine, Jalan Tutong, Bandar Seri Begawan, Brunei Muara BA 1710
    Med J Malaysia 67:522-3. 2012
  7. pmc Clinical significance of heterotopic gastric mucosal patch of the proximal esophagus
    Vui Heng Chong
    Endoscopy Unit, Department of Medicine, RIPAS Hospital, Bandar Seri Begawan BA 1710, Brunei Darussalam
    World J Gastroenterol 19:331-8. 2013
  8. doi request reprint Prevalence of gastrointestinal and psychosomatic symptoms among Asian patients undergoing regular hemodialysis
    Vui Heng Chong
    Division of Gastroenterology, Department of Medicine, RIPAS Hospital, Bandar Seri Begawan, Brunei Darussalam
    Nephrology (Carlton) 18:97-103. 2013
  9. pmc Gender preference and implications for screening colonoscopy: impact of endoscopy nurses
    Vui Heng Chong
    Division of Gastroenterology and Hepatology, Department of Medicine, Raja Isteri Pengiran Anak Saleha Hospital, Bandar Seri Begawan, BA 1710, Brunei Darussalam
    World J Gastroenterol 18:3590-4. 2012
  10. ncbi request reprint Differences in patient profiles of abdominal and pulmonary tuberculosis: a comparative study
    V H Chong
    Raja Isteri Pengiran Anak Saleha Hospital, Department of Medicine, Jalan Tutong, Bandar Seri Begawan, Brunei Muara BA 1710, Brunei Darussalam
    Med J Malaysia 66:318-21. 2011

Collaborators

  • Kar Seng Lim
  • H B Yim
  • C C Lim
  • William CF Chong
  • Jackson Tan
  • A M Yong
  • Linda Y Y Lim
  • Faisal Sharif
  • Charles K F Vu
  • Pemasari Upali Telisinghe
  • Norwani Basir
  • N Basir
  • Anand Jalihal
  • C F Chong
  • Aza Zetty Feroena Jamaludin
  • Anis Ahmad
  • Raymond Jih Yeong Chong
  • H C Vui
  • Zulkhairi Mohamad
  • P P Goh
  • Riamiza Natalie Momin
  • Thangavelu Saravanan
  • K S Koh
  • N Momin
  • P U Telisinghe
  • B P Pillai
  • Noriko Soffi Harun
  • Ian Bickle
  • Koh Kai Shing
  • Mary Krasu
  • Khim Khee Tan
  • W C Lim
  • V U Charles
  • Mohammad Moshaddeque Hossain
  • B Norwani
  • Mohd Syafiq Abdullah
  • H L Law
  • R Azura
  • Ian C Bickle
  • S K S Yapp
  • Muhd Syafiq Abdullah
  • T G Yew
  • Samuel Kai San Yapp
  • Sambandamurthy Sankarakumar
  • L Mathews
  • A Jalihal
  • Syed Khader Muhammad Shahul Hameed Nainar

Detail Information

Publications84

  1. ncbi request reprint Percutaneous endoscopic gastrostomy in patients with ventriculoperitoneal shunt
    H C Vui
    Raja Isteri Pengiran Anak Saleha Hospital, Department of Medicine, Jalan Tutong, Bandar Seri Begawan, Brunei Muara BA 1710 Brunei Darussalam
    Med J Malaysia 68:389-92. 2013
    ..Percutaneous endoscopic gastrostomy (PEG) placement in patients with ventriculo-peritoneal shunt (VPS) may be associated with complications. This study reports our experience of PEG in patients with VPS...
  2. ncbi request reprint Colorectal cancer screening among government servants in Brunei Darussalam
    Vui Heng Chong
    Endoscopy Unit, Department of Medicine, RIPAS Hospital, Brunei Darussalam E mail
    Asian Pac J Cancer Prev 14:7657-61. 2013
    ..This study concerns uptake and results of colorectal cancer (CRC) screening of government servant as part of the Health Screening Program that was conducted in Brunei Darussalam in 2009...
  3. ncbi request reprint Rising incidence of primary liver cancer in Brunei Darussalam
    Raymond Jih Yeong Chong
    Pengiran Anak Puteri Rasidah Sa adatul Bolkiah Institute of Health Science, Universiti of Brunei Darussalam, Brunei Darussalam
    Asian Pac J Cancer Prev 14:3473-7. 2013
    ..Hepatocellular carcinoma (HCC) and cholangiocarcinoma are the two most common PLCs, and their incidence varies across regions. Currently there are no published data available on the incidence of PLC in Brunei Darussalam...
  4. ncbi request reprint Gastro-oesophageal reflux disorders among Nepalese residing in Southeast Asia
    V H Chong
    Raja Isteri Pengiran Anak Saleha Hospital, Department of Medicine, Jalan Tutong, Bandar Seri Begawan, Brunei Muara BA 1710, Brunei Darussalam
    Med J Malaysia 68:234-8. 2013
    ..Gastro-oesophageal reflux disorders (GORD) are common in Western countries and has been reported to be increasing in the East. This study assessed the prevalence of GORD among the Nepalese residing in the Brunei Darussalam...
  5. ncbi request reprint Ocular biometric measurements in emmetropic and myopic malaysian children - a population-based study
    P P Goh
    Clinical Research Centre, National Institute of Health, Clinical Research Centre, 3 Floor, Dermatology Block, Hospital Kuala Lumpur, Jalan Pahang, Kuala Lumpur, Wilayah Persekutuan 50586, Malaysia
    Med J Malaysia 67:497-502. 2012
    ..Like other studies, children with myopia have longer axial length (P <0.001). and vitreous depth (P <0.001) compared to children who are emmetropia (without myopia)...
  6. ncbi request reprint A rare case of Dysphagia secondary to a large oesophageal lipoma
    K S Koh
    Raja Isteri Pengiran Anak Saleha Hospital, Department of Medicine, Jalan Tutong, Bandar Seri Begawan, Brunei Muara BA 1710
    Med J Malaysia 67:522-3. 2012
    ..Investigations revealed a large oesophageal lipoma in the proximal oesophagus extending down to the lower oesophagus. This was successfully resected via a left cervical approach. She remained well two years after the surgery...
  7. pmc Clinical significance of heterotopic gastric mucosal patch of the proximal esophagus
    Vui Heng Chong
    Endoscopy Unit, Department of Medicine, RIPAS Hospital, Bandar Seri Begawan BA 1710, Brunei Darussalam
    World J Gastroenterol 19:331-8. 2013
    ..Despite the overall low incidence of clinically relevant manifestations reported in the literature, HGMPE is a clinically significant entity but further researches are required to better understand its clinical significance...
  8. doi request reprint Prevalence of gastrointestinal and psychosomatic symptoms among Asian patients undergoing regular hemodialysis
    Vui Heng Chong
    Division of Gastroenterology, Department of Medicine, RIPAS Hospital, Bandar Seri Begawan, Brunei Darussalam
    Nephrology (Carlton) 18:97-103. 2013
    ..This questionnaire study assessed the prevalence of GI symptoms among patients undergoing hemodialysis (HD) and to correlate with the presence of diabetes mellitus and psychosomatic symptoms in Asian patients with ESRD...
  9. pmc Gender preference and implications for screening colonoscopy: impact of endoscopy nurses
    Vui Heng Chong
    Division of Gastroenterology and Hepatology, Department of Medicine, Raja Isteri Pengiran Anak Saleha Hospital, Bandar Seri Begawan, BA 1710, Brunei Darussalam
    World J Gastroenterol 18:3590-4. 2012
    ..To assess the gender preferences, specifically the gender of the nursing staff (endoscopy assistants) and the impact on acceptance for screening colonoscopy (SC)...
  10. ncbi request reprint Differences in patient profiles of abdominal and pulmonary tuberculosis: a comparative study
    V H Chong
    Raja Isteri Pengiran Anak Saleha Hospital, Department of Medicine, Jalan Tutong, Bandar Seri Begawan, Brunei Muara BA 1710, Brunei Darussalam
    Med J Malaysia 66:318-21. 2011
    ..This study compares the profiles of abdominal tuberculosis (ATB) and pulmonary tuberculosis (PTB)...
  11. ncbi request reprint Acute pancreatitis complicated by jejunal hematoma in a patient on anti-coagulants and anti-platelets
    Vui Heng Chong
    Gastroenterology Unit, Department of Medicine, Raja Isteri Pengiran Anak Saleha Hospital, Bandar Seri Begawan, Brunei Darussalam
    JOP 11:262-5. 2010
    ..Pancreatitis can be associated with significant complications. Bowel hematoma is a rare complication and the second part of the duodenum is the most commonly affected site. Hematomas affecting other parts of the bowel are extremely rare...
  12. ncbi request reprint Isolated pyogenic pancreatic abscess mimicking a neoplasm
    Vui Heng Chong
    Gastroenterology Unit, Department of Medicine, Raja Isteri Pengiran Anak Saleha RIPAS Hospital, Bandar Seri Begawan, Brunei Darussalam
    JOP 9:309-12. 2008
    ..Pancreatic abscesses are uncommon and usually occur in the setting of pancreatitis. Isolated pyogenic pancreatic abscesses without any precipitating events are extremely rare...
  13. ncbi request reprint Pyogenic liver abscess as the first manifestation of hepatobiliary malignancy
    Vui Heng Chong
    Gastroenterology Unit, Department of Medicine, Raja Isteri Pengiran Anak Saleha RIPAS Hospital, Bandar Seri Begawan BA 1710, Brunei Darussalam
    Hepatobiliary Pancreat Dis Int 8:547-50. 2009
    ..Pyogenic liver abscess (PLA) is commonly seen in patients in the Far East. Similarly, hepatobiliary neoplasms are also common. PLA as the initial manifestation of hepatobiliary neoplasms is extremely rare...
  14. ncbi request reprint Higher prevalence of gastrointestinal symptoms among patients with rheumatic disorders
    V H Chong
    Gastroenterology Unit, Department of Medicine, Raja Isteri Pengiran Anak Saleha Hospital, Bandar Seri Begawan, BA 1710, Brunei Darussalam
    Singapore Med J 49:419-24. 2008
    ..Medications may be a contributory factor. This study assessed the prevalence of GI symptoms among patients followed-up in a rheumatology clinic...
  15. ncbi request reprint Gas-forming pyogenic liver abscess
    V H Chong
    Department of Medicine, Raja Isteri Pengiran Anak Saleha Hospital, Bandar Seri Begawan, BA 1710, Brunei Darussalam
    Singapore Med J 49:e123-5. 2008
    ..Hospitalisations were prolonged. These cases highlight the need to consider GPLA in diabetic patients presenting with fever, abdominal pain, nonspecific symptoms or septic shock...
  16. doi request reprint Hepatobiliary tuberculosis: a review of presentations and outcomes
    Vui Heng Chong
    Gastroenterology Unit, Department of Medicine, Raja Isteri Pengiran Anak Saleha Hospital, Negara Brunei Darussalam
    South Med J 101:356-61. 2008
    ..The overall mortality was 14%. In conclusion, HTB is uncommon and is often associated with other organ involvement. Presentation is often delayed, which may lead to significant morbidity and mortality...
  17. ncbi request reprint Pancreatic involvement in melioidosis
    Vui Heng Chong
    Gastroenterology and Hepatology Unit, Department of Medicine, Raja Isteri Pengiran Anak Saleha Hospital, Bandar Seri Begawan, Brunei Darussalam
    JOP 11:365-8. 2010
    ..Melioidosis is endemic to tropical regions and, despite the common occurrence of intra-abdominal abscesses, pancreatic involvement in melioidosis has not previously been reported...
  18. doi request reprint Lower gastrointestinal bleeding: an unusual manifestation of inguinal hernia
    V H Chong
    Gastroenterology Unit, Department of Medicine, Raja Isteri Pengiran Anak Saleha RIPAS Hospital, Bandar Seri Begawan, BA, 1710, Brunei Darussalam
    Hernia 12:431-2. 2008
    ..Surgical correction of the hernia led to the resolution of the endoscopic changes. The trauma associated with intermittent herniation of small bowel probably led to ischemia, resulting in the observed changes...
  19. doi request reprint Heterotopic gastric mucosal patch of the esophagus is associated with higher prevalence of laryngopharyngeal reflux symptoms
    Vui Heng Chong
    Gastroenterology Unit, Department of Medicine, Raja Isteri Pengiran Anak Saleha Hospital, Bandar Seri Begawan BA1710, Brunei Darussalam
    Eur Arch Otorhinolaryngol 267:1793-9. 2010
    ..022). In conclusion, patients with HGMP have significantly more LPR symptoms. However, most were mild and detected through specific enquiries. Interestingly, the size of HGMP did not significantly affect the prevalence of LPR symptoms...
  20. ncbi request reprint Colorectal cancer: incidence and trend in Brunei Darussalam
    V H Chong
    Department of Medicine, Raja Isteri Pengiran Anak Saleha Hospital, Bandar Seri Begawan, Brunei Darussalam
    Singapore Med J 50:1085-9. 2009
    ..The incidence of colorectal cancer (CRC) is reported to be increasing. This study assessed the incidence and trend of CRCs in Brunei Darussalam, a developing nation...
  21. ncbi request reprint Impact of Ramadan on upper gastrointestinal endoscopy referrals in Brunei Darussalam
    V H Chong
    Gastroenterology Unit, Department of Medicine, Raja Isteri Pengiran Anak Saleha Hospital, Bandar Seri Begawan, BA 1710, Brunei Darussalam
    Singapore Med J 50:619-23. 2009
    ..Prolonged fasting may precipitate or exacerbate gastrointestinal (GI) complaints. This study assessed the impact of Ramadan on referrals for upper GI endoscopy in a tertiary referral centre...
  22. ncbi request reprint Spontaneous gallbladder perforation, pericholecystic abscess and cholecystoduodenal fistula as the first manifestations of gallstone disease
    Vui Heng Chong
    Gastroenterology Unit, Department of Medicine, Raja Isteri Pengiran Anak Saleha RIPAS Hospital, Bandar Seri Begawan BA 1710, Brunei Darussalam
    Hepatobiliary Pancreat Dis Int 8:212-4. 2009
    ..Gallstone disease is common, and complications that are frequently encountered include acute cholecystitis and acute pancreatitis, but rarely gallbladder perforation...
  23. ncbi request reprint Biliary strictures secondary to tuberculosis and early ampullary carcinoma
    V H Chong
    Department of Medicine, Raja Isteri Pengiran Anak Saleha Hospital, Bandar Seri Begawan, BA 1710, Brunei Darussalam
    Singapore Med J 50:e94-6. 2009
    ..We report a 67-year-old man with unexpected findings of obstructive jaundice secondary to biliary TB and an early ampullary tumour...
  24. doi request reprint Biliary complications secondary to post-cholecystectomy clip migration: a review of 69 cases
    Vui Heng Chong
    Endoscopy Unit, Raja Isteri Pengiran Anak Saleha Hospital, Bandar Seri Begawan, BA 1710 Brunei Darussalam
    J Gastrointest Surg 14:688-96. 2010
    ..Post-cholecystectomy clip migration (PCCM) is rare and can lead to complications which include clip-related biliary stones. Most have been reported as case reports. This study reviews cases of clip migration reported in the literatures...
  25. ncbi request reprint Hepatitis C virus infection and haemodialysis: experience of a district general hospital in Brunei Darussalam
    V H Chong
    Department of Medicine, Gastroenterology Unit, Raja Isteri Pengiran Anak Saleha Hospital, Bandar Seri Begawan, Brunei Darussalam
    Singapore Med J 49:916-20. 2008
    ..Hepatitis C virus (HCV) infection is prevalent among patients undergoing haemodialysis (HD). This study assessed the characteristics and outcomes of HCV infections among patients undergoing regular HD in a small dialysis centre...
  26. ncbi request reprint Gastrointestinal tuberculosis
    V H Chong
    Gastroenterology Unit, Department of Medicine, Raja Isteri Pengiran Anak Saleha Hospital, Bandar Seri Begawan, BA 1710, Brunei Darussalam
    Singapore Med J 50:638-45; quiz 646. 2009
    ..This pictorial essay reviews some of the endoscopic and radiological findings of non-human immunodeficiency virus associated proven GI TB infections that we have encountered in a tertiary referral centre...
  27. doi request reprint Successful treatment of parastomal varices bleeding with percutaneous N-butyl-2-cyanoacrylate glue injection
    Vui Heng Chong
    Gastroenterology Unit, Department of Medicine, Raja Isteri Pengiran Anak Saleha Hospital, Bandar Seri Begawan, Brunei Darussalam, BA
    Surg Laparosc Endosc Percutan Tech 18:520-2. 2008
    ..She presented with 3 episodes of parastomal varices bleeding that was not initially suspected and was successfully treated with 1 session of percutaneous N-butyl-2-cyanoacrylate (Histoacryl) glue injection...
  28. ncbi request reprint Endoscopic management of biliary disorders during pregnancy
    Vui Heng Chong
    Gastroenterology Unit, Department of Medicine, Raja Isteri Pengiran Anak Saleha RIPAS Hospital, Bandar Seri Begawan BA 1710, Brunei Darussalam
    Hepatobiliary Pancreat Dis Int 9:180-5. 2010
    ..In this report we summarize our experience with endoscopic interventions including endoscopic ultrasound (EUS) in the management of biliary disorders during pregnancy...
  29. ncbi request reprint Prevalence of active Helicobacter pylori infection among patients referred for endoscopy in Brunei Darussalam
    V H Chong
    Department of Medicine, Raja Isteri Pengiran Anak Saleha Hospital, Bandar Seri Begawan, BA 1710, Brunei Darussalam
    Singapore Med J 49:42-6. 2008
    ..The prevalence of Helicobacter pylori (H. pylori) infection has been reported to vary between and even within countries. We retrospectively assessed the prevalence among patients referred for endoscopy in our local setting...
  30. ncbi request reprint An indolent diffuse infiltrating gastric carcinoma
    V H Chong
    Gastroenterology Unit, Department of Medicine, Raja Isteri Pengiran Anak Saleha Hospital, Bandar Seri Begawan, BA 1710, Brunei Darussalam
    Singapore Med J 51:e126-8. 2010
    ..Seven years after the surgery, the patient remained well and recurrence-free. This case highlights that some cancers have an indolent course, and even with significant delay, curative interventions can still be performed...
  31. ncbi request reprint Human immunodeficiency virus and endoscopy: Experience of a general hospital in Singapore
    Vui Heng Chong
    Gastroenterology Unit, Department of Medicine, Raja Isteri Pengiran Anak Saleha Hospital, Negara Brunei Darussalam
    J Gastroenterol Hepatol 20:722-6. 2005
    ..As the human immunodeficiency virus (HIV) pandemic continues, demand on the endoscopic services will also increase. The aim of the present study was to characterize the characteristics and endoscopic findings of HIV-infected Asian patients...
  32. ncbi request reprint Endoscopic retrograde cholangiopancreatography in the elderly: outcomes, safety and complications
    V H Chong
    Gastroenterology Unit, Department of Medicine, RIPAS Hospital, Bandar Seri Begawan BA1710, Negara Brunei Darussalam
    Singapore Med J 46:621-6. 2005
    ..Our aims are to assess the outcomes, safety and complications associated with ERCP performed in an elderly population...
  33. ncbi request reprint Tuberculosis peritonitis in Negara Brunei Darussalam
    V H Chong
    Gastroenterology Unit, Department of Medicine, Raja Isteri Pengiran Anak Saleha RIPAS Hospital, Negara Brunei Darussalam
    Ann Acad Med Singapore 34:548-52. 2005
    ..Tuberculosis peritonitis (TBP) is uncommon and symptoms can be non-specific. Local data are lacking and our aim is to review our local experience with TBP...
  34. ncbi request reprint Prevalence and predictive factors for complementary and alternative medicine use in Brunei Darussalam
    V H Chong
    Department of Medicine, Raja Isteri Pengiran Anak Saleha Hospital, Bandar Seri Begawan BA 1710, Brunei Darussalam
    Singapore Med J 49:1012-6. 2008
    ..CAM use is also reported to be common among the general population. This cross-sectional study assessed the prevalence, types of ingested CAM use and the factors predictive of their use in Brunei Darussalam...
  35. ncbi request reprint A rare cause of acute upper gastrointestinal bleeding
    Vui Heng Chong
    Gastroenterology Unit, Department of Medicine, Raja Isteri Pengiran Anak Saleha RIPAS Hospital, Bandar Seri Begawan BA 1710, Negara Brunei Darussalam
    Surg Laparosc Endosc Percutan Tech 16:91-3. 2006
    ..A review of the English literatures on bullous pemphigoid involvements of the esophagus was carried out and the underlying pathogenesis and management are discussed...
  36. ncbi request reprint Percutaneous endoscopic gastrostomy outcomes: can patient profiles predict mortality and weaning?
    V H Chong
    Gastroenterology Unit, Department of Medicine, Raja Isteri Pengiran Anak Saleha RIPAS Hospital, Negara Brunei Darussalam
    Singapore Med J 47:383-7. 2006
    ..Patient selection is important to identify those who will benefit from PEG. This study aims to identify patient factors that may help in patient selection for PEG...
  37. ncbi request reprint Cervical inlet patch: case series and literature review
    Vui Heng Chong
    Department of Medicine, Raja Isteri Pengiran Anak Saleha Hospital, Brunei Darussalam
    South Med J 99:865-9. 2006
    ..Hence the condition is most likely to be under-reported. This article presents a series of five cases of CIP and discusses the pathogenesis, clinical presentations and management of this interesting entity...
  38. ncbi request reprint Clip-induced biliary stone
    V H Chong
    Gastroenterology Unit, Department of Medicine, RIPAS Hospital, Bandar Seri Begawan BA 1710, Negara Brunei Darussalam
    Singapore Med J 45:533-5. 2004
    ..We report two cases, a 58-year-old man and a 54-year-old woman, of clip- induced biliary stones resulting from surgical clip migration a few years after laparoscopic cholecystectomy...
  39. ncbi request reprint Triple synchronous gastrointestinal malignancies: a rare occurrence
    V H Chong
    Department of Medicine, Raja Isteri Pengiran Anak Saleha Hospital, Bandar Seri Begawan, BA 1710, Brunei Darussalam
    Singapore Med J 51:e176-7. 2010
    ..The patient's condition progressed rapidly, and he died four weeks after the diagnosis...
  40. ncbi request reprint Solitary rectal ulcer syndrome: characteristics, outcomes and predictive profiles for persistent bleeding per rectum
    V H Chong
    Gastroenterology Unit, Department of Medicine, Raja Isteri Pengiran Anak Saleha RIPAS Hospital, Bandar Seri Begawan, BA 1710, Brunei Darussalam
    Singapore Med J 47:1063-8. 2006
    ..This study assessed the clinical, endoscopical characteristics and predictive profiles for persistent BPR...
  41. ncbi request reprint Tuberculous appendix: a review of clinical presentations and outcomes
    V H Chong
    Gastroenterology and Hepatology Unit, Raja Isteri Pengiran Anak Saleha Hospital, Bandar Seri Begawan, BA 1710, Brunei Darussalam
    Singapore Med J 52:90-3. 2011
    ..Tuberculous appendix is surprisingly rare, even in countries where this infection is common. We report our experience with tuberculous appendix over a 15-year period...
  42. ncbi request reprint Hepatobiliary tuberculosis
    V H Chong
    Gastroenterology Unit, Department of Medicine, Raja Isteri Pengiran Anak Saleha Hospital, Bandar Seri Begawan, BA 1710, Brunei Darussalam
    Singapore Med J 51:744-51. 2010
    ..This pictorial essay reviews some of the HBTB infections that have been encountered in our tertiary referral centre...
  43. ncbi request reprint Autoimmune thyroiditis and delayed onset psoriasis in association with combination therapy for chronic hepatitis C infection
    V H Chong
    Gastroenterology Unit, Department of Medicine, Raja Isteri Pengiran Anak Saleha Hospital, Bandar Seri Begawan, BA 1710, Brunei Darussalam
    Singapore Med J 52:e20-2. 2011
    ..In our case, the association with thyroiditis was definite, whereas that with psoriasis was less definite. However, it is still important for clinicians to be aware of such rare associations...
  44. ncbi request reprint Primary biliary cirrhosis in Brunei Darussalam
    Vui Heng Chong
    Gastroenterology and Hepatology Unit, Department of Medicine, Raja Isteri Pengiran Anak Saleha Hospital, Bandar Seri Begawan BA 1710, Brunei Darussalam
    Hepatobiliary Pancreat Dis Int 9:622-8. 2010
    ..Certain human leukocyte antigens (HLAs) have been reported to be associated with susceptibility for PBC. We describe the profiles of PBC in Brunei Darussalam...
  45. ncbi request reprint Rare complications of pyogenic liver abscess
    V H Chong
    Gastroenterology Unit, Department of Medicine, Raja Isteri Pengiran Anak Saleha Hospital, Bandar Seri Begawan, BA 1710, Brunei Darussalam
    Singapore Med J 51:e169-72. 2010
    ..Death secondary to overwhelming sepsis occurred in the patient with Escherichia coli-related pyopericardium. Delay in diagnosis contributed to the complications in two of the patients...
  46. ncbi request reprint Chronic inflammatory demyelinating polyneuropathy associated with intestinal tuberculosis
    Vui Heng Chong
    Gastroenterology Unit, Department of Medicine, Raja Isteri Pengiran Anak Saleha Hospital, Bandar Seri Begawan, Brunei Darussalam
    J Microbiol Immunol Infect 40:377-80. 2007
    ..Upon resuming the anti-TB therapy, he made a good recovery. CIDP associated with TB has only been reported once. Our case highlights the need to consider TB in patients with neurological disorders...
  47. ncbi request reprint Profiles of autoimmune hepatitis in Brunei Darussalam
    Anand Jalihal
    Gastroenterology Unit, Department of Medicine, Raja Isteri Pengiran Anak Saleha RIPAS Hospital, Bandar Seri Begawan BA 1710, Brunei Darussalam
    Hepatobiliary Pancreat Dis Int 8:602-7. 2009
    ..Autoimmune hepatitis (AIH) is a chronic inflammatory disease of the liver. Data on the disease remain scarce in the Southeast Asia region. This study was undertaken to assess the profiles of AIH in Brunei Darussalam...
  48. ncbi request reprint Oesophageal ulcers secondary to doxycycline and herpes simplex infection in an immunocompetent patient
    Thangavelu Saravanan
    Department of Medicine, Raja Isteri Pengiran Anak Saleha Hospital, Bandar Seri Begawan, Brunei Darussalam
    Singapore Med J 53:e69-70. 2012
    ..Multiple aetiologies are generally uncommon. We report a case of mid-oesophageal ulcerations secondary to doxycycline and herpes simplex virus infection in an immunocompetent patient...
  49. doi request reprint Intramural hematoma of the esophagus: a rare cause of chest pain
    Anand Jalihal
    Department of Medicine, Raja Isteri Pengiran Anak Saleha Hospital, Bandar Seri Begawan BA 1710, Brunei Darussalam
    Am J Emerg Med 26:843.e1-2. 2008
    ..With the increasing use of multiple antiplatelets agents, the incidence of IHE is likely to increase. Therefore, it is very important for clinicians to be aware of this condition to make early diagnosis and avoid misdiagnosis...
  50. pmc Signet Ring Cell Lymphoma of the Small Bowel: A case report
    Norwani Basir
    Department of Medicine, RIPAS Hospital, Bandat Seri Begawan BA 1710, Brunei Darussalam
    Oman Med J 27:491-3. 2012
    ..We report the rare case of a 78-year-old female who presented with short history of fever, loss of appetite, nausea, vomiting, mild weight loss with abdominal discomfort and was later diagnosed to have SRCL of the ileum...
  51. ncbi request reprint Oesophageal tuberculosis: rare but not to be forgotten
    Riamiza Natalie Momin
    Division of Gastroenterology and Hepatology, Department of Medicine, Raja Isteri Pengiran Anak Saleha Hospital, Bandar Seri Begawan, BA 1710, Brunei Darussalam
    Singapore Med J 53:e192-4. 2012
    ..Underlying malignancies were initially suspected in both cases, but they were eventually diagnosed as tuberculosis...
  52. doi request reprint Shewanella putrefaciens, a rare cause of splenic abscess
    Norwani Basir
    Department of Medicine, Raja Isteri Pengiran Anak Saleha Hospital, Bandar Seri Begawan BA 1710, Brunei Darussalam
    J Microbiol Immunol Infect 45:151-3. 2012
    ..We report a case of a 22-year-old female who presented with S. putrefaciens splenic abscesses as the first manifestation of diabetes mellitus, which was successfully managed with a course of antibiotic therapy...
  53. ncbi request reprint Purple urine bag syndrome: a rare and interesting phenomenon
    Noriko Soffi Harun
    Department of Medicine, Raja Isteri Pengiran Anak Saleha Hospital, Bandar Seri Begawan, BA 1710, Brunei Darussalam
    South Med J 100:1048-50. 2007
    ..Tryptophan metabolism is involved in the pathogenesis. We present two cases of this rare and interesting phenomenon and discuss the underlying pathogenesis...
  54. doi request reprint Solitary duodenal hamartomatous polyp with malignant transformation: report of a case
    Aza Zetty Feroena Jamaludin
    Gastroenterology Unit, Department of Medicine, Raja Isteri Pengiran Anak Saleha Hospital, Bandar Seri Begawan, BA 1710, Brunei Darussalam
    Surg Today 39:527-32. 2009
    ..He was later diagnosed to have a solitary duodenal hamartomatous polyp with malignant transformation, which was treated by surgery. A review of the literature on the pertinent cases of this type of lesion is also presented...
  55. ncbi request reprint Iatrogenic biliary stone
    Vui Heng Chong
    Gastroenterology Unit, Raja Isteri Pengiran Anak Saleha R I P A S Hospital, Bandar Seri Begawan, Negara Brunei Darussalam
    Surg Technol Int 14:147-55. 2005
    ..This Chapter reviews the literature regarding iatrogenic biliary stones as a result of FBs, and discusses the likely mechanisms involved with their migrations, stone formations, clinical presentations, and managements...
  56. ncbi request reprint Sigmoid volvulus in pregnancy: early diagnosis and intervention are important
    Anis Ahmad
    Department of General Surgery, RIPAS Hospital, Bandar Seri Begawan BA 1710, Brunei Darussalam
    Am J Emerg Med 32:491.e1-2. 2014
    ..We report the case of 33-year-old lady who presented with a sigmoid volvulus that was successfully managed with urgent endoscopic decompression...
  57. doi request reprint Purple urine bag: think of urinary tract infection
    Zulkhairi Mohamad
    Department of Medicine, Raja Isteri Pengiran Anak Saleha Hospital, Bandar Seri Begawan BA 1710, Brunei Darussalam
    Am J Emerg Med 31:265.e5-6. 2013
    ..We present a case of this rare phenomenon with urosepsis that was not diagnosed on 2 occasions when the patient presented to the accident and emergency department...
  58. doi request reprint A cross-sectional study of the Anticoagulation Clinic in RIPAS Hospital, Brunei
    Linda Y Y Lim
    Pharmacy Department, RIPAS Hospital, Bandar Seri Begawan, Brunei Darussalam
    J Thromb Thrombolysis 28:140-5. 2009
    ..With patient numbers increasing dramatically, a study of the anticoagulant service has become necessary to determine the clinic's performance...
  59. ncbi request reprint Cytomegalovirus colitis in immunocompetent patients
    N Momin
    Gastroenterology Unit, Department of Medicine, Raja Isteri Pengiran Anak Saleha Hospital, Bandar Seri Begawan, BA 1710, Brunei Darussalam
    Singapore Med J 52:e170-2. 2011
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  60. ncbi request reprint Spontaneous intramural duodenal haematoma with transient biliary obstruction and acute cholecystitis
    N Basir
    Gastroenterology Unit, Department of Medicine, Raja Isteri Pengiran Anak Saleha Hospital, Bandar Seri, Begawan, BA 1710 Brunei Darussalam
    Singapore Med J 51:e198-200. 2010
    ..We report IDH secondary to aspirin therapy that was associated with transient obstructive jaundice and acute cholecystitis in a 47-year-old woman. The patient was successfully managed with conservative management...
  61. ncbi request reprint Autoimmune hepatitis in children: a report of two cases
    N Basir
    Division of Gastroenterology and Hepatology, Department of Medicine, Raja Isteri Pengiran Anak Saleha Hospital, Bandar Seri Begawan, BA 1710, Brunei Darussalam
    Singapore Med J 52:e27-30. 2011
    ..These two cases serve to highlight the importance of considering AIH in any paediatric patient presenting with features of chronic liver disease, as the response to treatment is good...
  62. ncbi request reprint Purple urine bag syndrome
    B P Pillai
    Department of Medicine, Raja Isteri Pengiran Anak Saleha Hospital, Bandar Seri Begawan, BA 1710, Brunei Darussalam
    Singapore Med J 50:e193-4. 2009
    ..Purple urine bag syndrome is associated with higher morbidity and mortality, compared to urinary tract infection without this phenomenon. We present a case report of this rare phenomenon occurring in a 68-year-old woman...
  63. doi request reprint Radiological manifestations of melioidosis
    K S Lim
    Department of Radiology, Raja Isteri Pengiran Anak Saleha Hospital, Bandar Seri Begawan BA 1710, Brunei Darussalam
    Clin Radiol 65:66-72. 2010
    ..Simultaneous involvement of various organs is also characteristics. To date, there are few data available on the radiological manifestations of melioidosis. The present pictorial essay describes melioidosis affecting the various organs...
  64. ncbi request reprint Bronchobiliary fistula successfully treated surgically
    C F Chong
    Department of General Surgery, Thoracic Unit, RIPAS Hospital, Bandar Seri Begawan BA 1900, Brunei Darussalam
    Singapore Med J 49:e208-11. 2008
    ..This was successfully treated surgically with a right medial lobectomy and interposition of a piece of viable tissue between the fistula stump on the dome of the diaphragm and the remaining lung...
  65. ncbi request reprint Re: Surgical clips found at the hepatic duct after laparascopic cholecystectomy: a possible case of clip migration. Surg Lap Endosc Percut Tech. 2005;15(5):279-282
    Vui Heng Chong
    Surg Laparosc Endosc Percutan Tech 16:122; author reply 122-3. 2006
  66. ncbi request reprint Diagnostic difficulties with intestinal tuberculosis
    Vui Heng Chong
    Scand J Gastroenterol 41:1118-9; author reply 1119-20. 2006
  67. ncbi request reprint Tuberculosis peritonitis in the Turkish population: why is the prevalence rate high in their pediatric population?
    Vui Heng Chong
    J Gastroenterol Hepatol 21:1869-70. 2006
  68. ncbi request reprint ERCP in the elderly: more than just the age factor
    Vui Heng Chong
    Age Ageing 35:322-3; author reply 323. 2006
  69. ncbi request reprint Reflux laryngitis: a feasible indication for laparoscopic antireflux surgery?
    Vui Heng Chong
    Surg Laparosc Endosc Percutan Tech 17:576; author reply 576-7. 2007
  70. ncbi request reprint Prevalence of Helicobacter pylori amongst expatriates from the Indian subcontinent in Southeast Asia
    Vui Heng Chong
    Indian J Gastroenterol 25:45-6. 2006
  71. ncbi request reprint Prevalence of gastrointestinal symptoms: heterogeneity of questionnaire studies
    Vui Heng Chong
    Indian J Gastroenterol 24:179; author reply 179. 2005
  72. ncbi request reprint Other factors affecting patient tolerance and acceptance of unsedated upper-GI endoscopy
    Vui Heng Chong
    Gastrointest Endosc 61:638-9; author reply 639. 2005
  73. ncbi request reprint Is a honeycomb appearance on computer tomography characteristic for Burkholderia pseudomallei liver abscess?
    Vui Heng Chong
    Clin Infect Dis 43:265-6. 2006
  74. pmc Large pyogenic liver abscess: open surgical drainage for all?
    Vui Heng Chong
    Ann Surg 244:163; author reply 163-4. 2006
  75. ncbi request reprint Gastric outlet obstruction caused by gastrostomy tube balloon
    Vui Heng Chong
    Indian J Gastroenterol 23:80. 2004
  76. ncbi request reprint Post-PEG radiography not practical in every case
    Vui Heng Chong
    Am J Crit Care 16:331; author reply 331-2. 2007
  77. ncbi request reprint Feasibility of reusing negative rapid urease test (CLOtest) kit
    Vui Heng Chong
    Indian J Gastroenterol 26:99-100. 2007
  78. ncbi request reprint Testings for Helicobacter pylori: is CLOtest more sensitive?
    Vui Heng Chong
    ANZ J Surg 77:305-6. 2007
  79. ncbi request reprint Acetaminophen overdose and N-acetylcysteine therapy
    Vui Heng Chong
    Ann Acad Med Singapore 36:704. 2007
  80. ncbi request reprint Acute abdominal pain in irritable bowel syndrome patients: not always an acute exacerbation
    Vui Heng Chong
    Dig Dis Sci 52:2956-7. 2007
  81. doi request reprint Nasobiliary drainage for traumatic bile duct injury
    Vui Heng Chong
    Gastrointest Endosc 67:387-8; author reply 388. 2008
  82. doi request reprint Acute biliary pancreatitis without cholangitis: the growing role of EUS
    Vui Heng Chong
    Ann Surg 248:345-6; author reply 346-7. 2008
  83. ncbi request reprint An unexpected cause of elevated prostate specific antigen
    Vui Heng Chong
    South Med J 99:900-1. 2006
  84. ncbi request reprint Gastroesophageal reflux disease related death: causal or association
    Vui Heng Chong
    Am J Gastroenterol 102:1830; author reply 1830. 2007