Kim M O'Connor

Summary

Affiliation: University of Washington
Country: USA

Publications

  1. doi request reprint Herpes zoster
    Kim M O'Connor
    Division of General Internal Medicine, University of Washington School of Medicine, WA, USA
    Med Clin North Am 97:503-22, ix. 2013
  2. pmc An unusual case of knee pain: pseudogout and Abiotrophia defectiva infection
    Kim M O'Connor
    Department of Medicine, University of Washington, Seattle, WA 98105, USA
    South Med J 101:961-2. 2008
  3. doi request reprint Management of melanocytic lesions in the primary care setting
    Kim M O'Connor
    University of Washington General Internal Medicine Clinic, Box 354760, 4245 Roosevelt Way NE, Seattle, WA 98105, USA
    Mayo Clin Proc 83:208-13; quiz 213-4. 2008
  4. pmc CTLA-4 is a direct target of Wnt/beta-catenin signaling and is expressed in human melanoma tumors
    Kavita V Shah
    Department of Pharmacology, University of Washington, Seattle, Washington 98195, USA
    J Invest Dermatol 128:2870-9. 2008
  5. ncbi request reprint Why do so many clinicians believe that recurrent zoster is common?
    Andy J Chien
    The University of Washington Department of Medicine, Division of Dermatology, Seattle, USA
    Dermatol Online J 13:2. 2007
  6. ncbi request reprint Hereditary woolly hair and keratosis pilaris
    Andy J Chien
    Division of Dermatology, University of Washington, Seattle, Washington, USA
    J Am Acad Dermatol 54:S35-9. 2006
  7. pmc A Wnt survival guide: from flies to human disease
    Andy J Chien
    The University of Washington School of Medicine, Department of Medicine and the Institute for Stem Cell and Regenerative Medicine, Seattle, Washington 98109, USA
    J Invest Dermatol 129:1614-27. 2009
  8. pmc A re-evaluation of the "oncogenic" nature of Wnt/beta-catenin signaling in melanoma and other cancers
    Olivia M Lucero
    Department of Medicine, Division of Dermatology, The University of Washington, Seattle, WA 98109, USA
    Curr Oncol Rep 12:314-8. 2010
  9. pmc Chemical-genetic screen identifies riluzole as an enhancer of Wnt/β-catenin signaling in melanoma
    Travis L Biechele
    Howard Hughes Medical Institute, Department of Pharmacology, and Institute for Stem Cell and Regenerative Medicine, University of Washington School of Medicine, Box 357370, Seattle, WA 98195, USA
    Chem Biol 17:1177-82. 2010
  10. pmc Activated Wnt/beta-catenin signaling in melanoma is associated with decreased proliferation in patient tumors and a murine melanoma model
    Andy J Chien
    Institute for Stem Cell and Regenerative Medicine, Department of Medicine, Division of Dermatology, University of Washington School of Medicine, Seattle, WA 98195, USA
    Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A 106:1193-8. 2009

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Publications14

  1. doi request reprint Herpes zoster
    Kim M O'Connor
    Division of General Internal Medicine, University of Washington School of Medicine, WA, USA
    Med Clin North Am 97:503-22, ix. 2013
    ..Vaccination with the zoster vaccine is recommended for most people older than 60, and reduces the incidence of herpes zoster and the occurrence of post-herpetic neuralgia. ..
  2. pmc An unusual case of knee pain: pseudogout and Abiotrophia defectiva infection
    Kim M O'Connor
    Department of Medicine, University of Washington, Seattle, WA 98105, USA
    South Med J 101:961-2. 2008
    ..This report supports the routine culture of synovial fluid and is further evidence for the role of A. defectiva in septic arthritis...
  3. doi request reprint Management of melanocytic lesions in the primary care setting
    Kim M O'Connor
    University of Washington General Internal Medicine Clinic, Box 354760, 4245 Roosevelt Way NE, Seattle, WA 98105, USA
    Mayo Clin Proc 83:208-13; quiz 213-4. 2008
    ..Finally, it addresses the potential difficulties in interpreting pathology reports and reviews the implications of pathology results for patient counseling, education, and follow-up...
  4. pmc CTLA-4 is a direct target of Wnt/beta-catenin signaling and is expressed in human melanoma tumors
    Kavita V Shah
    Department of Pharmacology, University of Washington, Seattle, Washington 98195, USA
    J Invest Dermatol 128:2870-9. 2008
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  5. ncbi request reprint Why do so many clinicians believe that recurrent zoster is common?
    Andy J Chien
    The University of Washington Department of Medicine, Division of Dermatology, Seattle, USA
    Dermatol Online J 13:2. 2007
  6. ncbi request reprint Hereditary woolly hair and keratosis pilaris
    Andy J Chien
    Division of Dermatology, University of Washington, Seattle, Washington, USA
    J Am Acad Dermatol 54:S35-9. 2006
    ..Woolly hair elicits a broad differential diagnosis, including woolly hair nevus and several genodermatoses. Our report reviews the evaluation of woolly hair and discusses the conditions associated with this physical finding...
  7. pmc A Wnt survival guide: from flies to human disease
    Andy J Chien
    The University of Washington School of Medicine, Department of Medicine and the Institute for Stem Cell and Regenerative Medicine, Seattle, Washington 98109, USA
    J Invest Dermatol 129:1614-27. 2009
    ..The aim of this review is to provide a context on the Wnt field that will facilitate the interpretation and study of Wnt signaling in the context of human disease...
  8. pmc A re-evaluation of the "oncogenic" nature of Wnt/beta-catenin signaling in melanoma and other cancers
    Olivia M Lucero
    Department of Medicine, Division of Dermatology, The University of Washington, Seattle, WA 98109, USA
    Curr Oncol Rep 12:314-8. 2010
    ..Ultimately, a more refined understanding of the contextual regulation of Wnt/beta-catenin signaling will be essential for addressing if and how therapeutic targeting of this pathway could be leveraged for patient benefit...
  9. pmc Chemical-genetic screen identifies riluzole as an enhancer of Wnt/β-catenin signaling in melanoma
    Travis L Biechele
    Howard Hughes Medical Institute, Department of Pharmacology, and Institute for Stem Cell and Regenerative Medicine, University of Washington School of Medicine, Box 357370, Seattle, WA 98195, USA
    Chem Biol 17:1177-82. 2010
    ..The unexpected regulation of β-catenin signaling by both riluzole and GRM1 has implications for the future uses of this drug...
  10. pmc Activated Wnt/beta-catenin signaling in melanoma is associated with decreased proliferation in patient tumors and a murine melanoma model
    Andy J Chien
    Institute for Stem Cell and Regenerative Medicine, Department of Medicine, Division of Dermatology, University of Washington School of Medicine, Seattle, WA 98195, USA
    Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A 106:1193-8. 2009
    ..Our results may explain the observed loss of nuclear beta-catenin with melanoma progression in human tumors, which could reflect a dysregulation of cellular differentiation through a loss of homeostatic Wnt/beta-catenin signaling...
  11. doi request reprint Subungual Bowen disease in a patient with epidermodysplasia verruciformis presenting clinically as longitudinal melanonychia
    Galina Y Stetsenko
    Department of Pathology, Division of Dermatology, University of Washington School of Medicine, Seattle, WA 98195 6100, USA
    Am J Dermatopathol 30:582-5. 2008
    ..To the best of our knowledge, this is first report of a subungual presentation of this condition with associated melanonychia...
  12. ncbi request reprint Winnie the Pooh and psoriasis too: an isomorphic response of guttate psoriasis in a tattoo
    Kyle L Horner
    Division of Dermatology, Department of Medicine, University of Washington School of Medicine, Seattle, Washington, USA
    Pediatr Dermatol 24:E70-2. 2007
    ..We report a strep-induced guttate psoriasis isomorphic response in a Winnie the Pooh tattoo in a 19-year-old...
  13. ncbi request reprint Acute lymphoblastic leukemia presenting with urticarial plaques and hypereosinophilia in a child
    Andy J Chien
    University of Washington Department of Medicine, Division of Dermatology, Seattle, Washington 98195, USA
    J Am Acad Dermatol 51:S151-5. 2004
    ..Our discussion summarizes the clinical aspects of this disease and reviews the reported dermatological manifestations of ALL/Eo...
  14. ncbi request reprint Pigmented lesions of the iris: common in patients, uncommon in dermatology textbooks
    Shannon Simon
    Arch Dermatol 142:1243-4. 2006