Insoo Suh

Summary

Affiliation: University of California
Country: USA

Publications

  1. doi request reprint Clinical features and genetic predisposition to hereditary nonmedullary thyroid cancer
    Menno R Vriens
    Department of Surgery, University of California, San Francisco, California, USA
    Thyroid 19:1343-9. 2009
  2. doi request reprint Serum thyroglobulin is a poor diagnostic biomarker of malignancy in follicular and Hurthle-cell neoplasms of the thyroid
    Insoo Suh
    Department of Surgery, University of California San Francisco, 513 Parnassus Ave, San Francisco, CA 94143 0470, USA
    Am J Surg 200:41-6. 2010
  3. doi request reprint Distinct loci on chromosome 1q21 and 6q22 predispose to familial nonmedullary thyroid cancer: a SNP array-based linkage analysis of 38 families
    Insoo Suh
    Department of Surgery, University of California, San Francisco, CA, USA
    Surgery 146:1073-80. 2009
  4. pmc Fluorodeoxyglucose-positron emission tomography scan-positive recurrent papillary thyroid cancer and the prognosis and implications for surgical management
    Jennifer M J Schreinemakers
    Department of Surgery, University of California, 1600 Divisadero Street, Box 1711, San Francisco, CA 94115, USA
    World J Surg Oncol 10:192. 2012
  5. doi request reprint The number of needle passes affects the accuracy of parathyroid hormone assay with intraoperative parathyroid aspiration
    Marlon A Guerrero
    Department of Surgery, University of Arizona, Tucson, AZ 85724, USA
    Am J Surg 200:701-5; discussion 705-6. 2010
  6. doi request reprint Central neck lymph node dissection for papillary thyroid cancer: the reliability of surgeon judgment in predicting which patients will benefit
    Wen T Shen
    Department of Surgery, University of California, San Francisco Mt Zion Medical Center, San Francisco, CA 94115, USA
    Surgery 148:398-403. 2010
  7. doi request reprint Clinical spectrum of pheochromocytoma
    Marlon A Guerrero
    Department of Surgery, University of California, 1600 Divisadero St, San Francisco, CA 94115, USA
    J Am Coll Surg 209:727-32. 2009
  8. doi request reprint Candidate genes associated with malignant pheochromocytomas by genome-wide expression profiling
    Insoo Suh
    Department of Surgery, University of California, San Francisco, CA 94143 1674, USA
    Ann Surg 250:983-90. 2009
  9. doi request reprint Central neck lymph node dissection for papillary thyroid cancer: comparison of complication and recurrence rates in 295 initial dissections and reoperations
    Wen T Shen
    Department of Surgery, University of California, San Francisco Mt Zion Medical Center, 1600 Divisadero Street, San Francisco, CA 94115, USA
    Arch Surg 145:272-5. 2010
  10. ncbi request reprint Gene-expression profiling of adrenocortical carcinoma
    Insoo Suh
    Department of Surgery, University of California, San Francisco, CA 94143, USA
    Expert Rev Mol Diagn 9:343-51. 2009

Detail Information

Publications17

  1. doi request reprint Clinical features and genetic predisposition to hereditary nonmedullary thyroid cancer
    Menno R Vriens
    Department of Surgery, University of California, San Francisco, California, USA
    Thyroid 19:1343-9. 2009
    ..The goal of this article was to review our current knowledge on the hereditary nonmedullary thyroid cancer...
  2. doi request reprint Serum thyroglobulin is a poor diagnostic biomarker of malignancy in follicular and Hurthle-cell neoplasms of the thyroid
    Insoo Suh
    Department of Surgery, University of California San Francisco, 513 Parnassus Ave, San Francisco, CA 94143 0470, USA
    Am J Surg 200:41-6. 2010
    ..However, some clinicians measure preoperative Tg as a diagnostic cancer marker despite lack of supporting evidence. We examined whether Tg accurately predicts malignancy in follicular or Hürthle-cell neoplasms...
  3. doi request reprint Distinct loci on chromosome 1q21 and 6q22 predispose to familial nonmedullary thyroid cancer: a SNP array-based linkage analysis of 38 families
    Insoo Suh
    Department of Surgery, University of California, San Francisco, CA, USA
    Surgery 146:1073-80. 2009
    ..We aimed to identify loci linked to FNMTC susceptibility using single-nucleotide polymorphism (SNP) array-based linkage analysis in a broad sampling of affected families...
  4. pmc Fluorodeoxyglucose-positron emission tomography scan-positive recurrent papillary thyroid cancer and the prognosis and implications for surgical management
    Jennifer M J Schreinemakers
    Department of Surgery, University of California, 1600 Divisadero Street, Box 1711, San Francisco, CA 94115, USA
    World J Surg Oncol 10:192. 2012
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  5. doi request reprint The number of needle passes affects the accuracy of parathyroid hormone assay with intraoperative parathyroid aspiration
    Marlon A Guerrero
    Department of Surgery, University of Arizona, Tucson, AZ 85724, USA
    Am J Surg 200:701-5; discussion 705-6. 2010
    ..However, the reported aspiration technique varies in the literature. We sought to determine if the number of passes affected the accuracy of PTH analysis...
  6. doi request reprint Central neck lymph node dissection for papillary thyroid cancer: the reliability of surgeon judgment in predicting which patients will benefit
    Wen T Shen
    Department of Surgery, University of California, San Francisco Mt Zion Medical Center, San Francisco, CA 94115, USA
    Surgery 148:398-403. 2010
    ..We perform CLND for PTC only in patients with enlarged nodes as determined by preoperative ultrasound and intraoperative inspection and palpation...
  7. doi request reprint Clinical spectrum of pheochromocytoma
    Marlon A Guerrero
    Department of Surgery, University of California, 1600 Divisadero St, San Francisco, CA 94115, USA
    J Am Coll Surg 209:727-32. 2009
    ..The goal of this study was to determine if tumor size and hormone level correlate according to the clinical presentation at diagnosis...
  8. doi request reprint Candidate genes associated with malignant pheochromocytomas by genome-wide expression profiling
    Insoo Suh
    Department of Surgery, University of California, San Francisco, CA 94143 1674, USA
    Ann Surg 250:983-90. 2009
    ..To improve our understanding of the molecular mechanisms involved in malignant pheochromocytoma by examining differences in the gene expression profile between benign and malignant tumors...
  9. doi request reprint Central neck lymph node dissection for papillary thyroid cancer: comparison of complication and recurrence rates in 295 initial dissections and reoperations
    Wen T Shen
    Department of Surgery, University of California, San Francisco Mt Zion Medical Center, 1600 Divisadero Street, San Francisco, CA 94115, USA
    Arch Surg 145:272-5. 2010
    ..Critics of this approach argue that reoperative CLND has higher complication and recurrence rates than initial CLND. We sought to test this argument, using it as our hypothesis...
  10. ncbi request reprint Gene-expression profiling of adrenocortical carcinoma
    Insoo Suh
    Department of Surgery, University of California, San Francisco, CA 94143, USA
    Expert Rev Mol Diagn 9:343-51. 2009
    ..In this article, we discuss the limitations of the clinical management of ACC, and the gene-expression profile studies that have attempted to address these limitations...
  11. pmc Antineoplastic effects of decitabine, an inhibitor of DNA promoter methylation, in adrenocortical carcinoma cells
    Insoo Suh
    Department of Surgery and Helen Diller Comprehensive Cancer Center, University of California San Francisco, CA 94143 1674, USA
    Arch Surg 145:226-32. 2010
    ..Decitabine recovers expression of silenced genes on chromosome 11q13 and has antineoplastic effects in adrenocortical carcinoma (ACC) cells...
  12. doi request reprint Diagnostic markers and prognostic factors in thyroid cancer
    Menno R Vriens
    Department of Surgery, University of California, San Francisco, CA, USA
    Future Oncol 5:1283-93. 2009
    ..It is especially useful for indeterminate nodules by fine-needle aspiration biopsy...
  13. doi request reprint Intraoperative diagnostic strategy to distinguish parathyroid adenomas from metastatic thyroid cancer
    Marlon A Guerrero
    Department of Surgery, University of California at San Francisco, San Francisco, California 94143, USA
    Endocr Pract 15:454-7. 2009
    ..To report the limitations of frozen section examination and the value of intraoperative tissue aspiration for parathyroid hormone assay to distinguish parathyroid adenomas from metastatic thyroid carcinoma...
  14. doi request reprint Identification of biomarkers of adrenocortical carcinoma using genomewide gene expression profiling
    Gustavo G Fernandez-Ranvier
    Department of Surgery, J David Gladstone Institutes Genomics Core Laboratory, University of California, San Francisco, CA 94143 1674, USA
    Arch Surg 143:841-6; discussion 846. 2008
    ..The gene expression profiles of benign and malignant adrenocortical tumors are different...
  15. doi request reprint Two hundred and two consecutive operations for secondary hyperparathyroidism: has medical management changed the profiles of patients requiring parathyroidectomy?
    Wen T Shen
    Department of Surgery, University of California, San Francisco, CA 94115, USA
    Surgery 146:296-9. 2009
    ..Because of improvements in the medical management of end-stage renal disease, some surgeons perceive that they now perform fewer operations for secondary hyperparathyroidism, and that current patients have more advanced disease...
  16. doi request reprint Treatment and prevention of recurrence of multinodular goiter: an evidence-based review of the literature
    Jacob Moalem
    Endocrine Surgery, University of California, San Francisco, CA 94143, USA
    World J Surg 32:1301-12. 2008
    ..Reportedly, 10-15% of patients with goiters ultimately require operative intervention, and recurrences of multinodular goiter (MNG) account for up to 12% of all thyroid operations...
  17. ncbi request reprint Congenital choledochal cysts in adults
    Brendan C Visser
    Department of Surgery, University of California, San Francisco 94143 0470, USA
    Arch Surg 139:855-60; discussion 860-2. 2004
    ..Excision of the extrahepatic portion of congenital choledochal cysts (CCs) avoids the risk of cancer. The standard classification scheme is out of date...