K J Bloom

Summary

Affiliation: Rush University Medical Center
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Pathologic changes after interstitial laser therapy of infiltrating breast carcinoma
    K J Bloom
    Department of Pathology, Rush Medical College, Rush Presbyterian St Luke s Medical Center, 1653 W Congress Pkwy, Chicago, IL 60612, USA
    Am J Surg 182:384-8. 2001
  2. ncbi request reprint Status of HER-2 in male and female breast carcinoma
    K J Bloom
    Department of Pathology, Rush Medical College, Chicago, IL 60612, USA
    Am J Surg 182:389-92. 2001
  3. ncbi request reprint Stereotactically guided laser therapy of occult breast tumors: work-in-progress report
    K Dowlatshahi
    Department of Surgery, Rush Presbyterian St Luke s Medical Center, 1653 W Congress Pkwy, Suite 791 Jelke Southcenter, Chicago, IL 60612, USA
    Arch Surg 135:1345-52. 2000
  4. ncbi request reprint Occult metastases in sentinel nodes of 200 patients with operable breast cancer
    K Dowlatshahi
    Department of General Surgery, Rush Presbyterian St Luke s Medical Center, Chicago, Illinois, USA
    Ann Surg Oncol 8:675-81. 2001
  5. ncbi request reprint Image-guided surgery of small breast cancers
    K Dowlatshahi
    Department of General Surgery, Rush Presbyterian St Luke s Medical Center, 1725 W Harrison St, Suite 848, Chicago, IL 60612, USA
    Am J Surg 182:419-25. 2001

Detail Information

Publications5

  1. ncbi request reprint Pathologic changes after interstitial laser therapy of infiltrating breast carcinoma
    K J Bloom
    Department of Pathology, Rush Medical College, Rush Presbyterian St Luke s Medical Center, 1653 W Congress Pkwy, Chicago, IL 60612, USA
    Am J Surg 182:384-8. 2001
    ..Prior studies have shown that the procedure is safe and efficacious in laboratory animals and that complete cell death, as assessed by tetrazolium staining, is achieved in the laser treated area...
  2. ncbi request reprint Status of HER-2 in male and female breast carcinoma
    K J Bloom
    Department of Pathology, Rush Medical College, Chicago, IL 60612, USA
    Am J Surg 182:389-92. 2001
    ..Besides being prognostic, HER-2 may also be predictive of response to therapy. Similar studies in male breast carcinoma are lacking. We compared the overexpression and amplification of HER-2 in female and male breast carcinoma...
  3. ncbi request reprint Stereotactically guided laser therapy of occult breast tumors: work-in-progress report
    K Dowlatshahi
    Department of Surgery, Rush Presbyterian St Luke s Medical Center, 1653 W Congress Pkwy, Suite 791 Jelke Southcenter, Chicago, IL 60612, USA
    Arch Surg 135:1345-52. 2000
    ..Mammographically detected breast tumors can be completely ablated with laser energy...
  4. ncbi request reprint Occult metastases in sentinel nodes of 200 patients with operable breast cancer
    K Dowlatshahi
    Department of General Surgery, Rush Presbyterian St Luke s Medical Center, Chicago, Illinois, USA
    Ann Surg Oncol 8:675-81. 2001
    ..Up to 30% of patients with operable breast cancer and negative regional lymph nodes experience disease recurrence within 10 years. Serial sectioning and immunohistochemical staining of these nodes have revealed 9% to 30% occult metastases...
  5. ncbi request reprint Image-guided surgery of small breast cancers
    K Dowlatshahi
    Department of General Surgery, Rush Presbyterian St Luke s Medical Center, 1725 W Harrison St, Suite 848, Chicago, IL 60612, USA
    Am J Surg 182:419-25. 2001
    ..Image-guided percutaneous needle sampling provides accurate diagnostic and prognostic information for adjuvant therapy. Less invasive methods based on imaging techniques are emerging as an alternative to wire localization and lumpectomy...