Duck-Yeong Ro

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STUDY OBJECTIVE To evaluate the feasibility of single-port laparoscopic myomectomy with transumbilical morcellation and suturing. DESIGN Continuing prospective study (Canadian Task Force classification II-3). SETTING University hospital. PATIENTS Fifteen patients who underwent single-port laparoscopic myomectomy between September 2008 and October 2009(More)
OBJECTIVE To describe the single-port laparoscopic management of a spontaneous cornual ectopic pregnancy following ipsilateral salpingectomy. DESIGN Case report and technique description. SETTING University hospital. PATIENT(S) A 28-year-old woman with a spontaneous cornual pregnancy of 5 weeks' gestation following previous ipsilateral salpingectomy.(More)
BACKGROUND This study investigates the safety and feasibility of transumbilical single-port laparoscopic salpingectomy (SPLS) using conventional laparoscopic instruments compared to conventional multi-port laparoscopic salpingectomy (MPLS) for surgical treatment of tubal pregnancy. MATERIAL AND METHODS We conducted a retrospective analysis of 63 patients(More)
Immunotherapy with photodynamic therapy (PDT) offers great promise as a new alternative for cancer treatment; however, its use remains experimental. In this study, we examined the immunotherapeutic significance of human papillomavirus (HPV)-immortalized tumor cell lysates induced by PDT with CpG-oligodeoxynucleotide (ODN). PDT-cell lysates were generated by(More)
(Fig. 1F) [1]. The coronal view showed a narrow tubular aspect of the vascular lesion (Fig. 1A) with an intact external part of the uterine wall (thickness of 2.6 mm). A detailed assessment of the vessel flow (Fig. 1B) showed a typical low-resistance pattern in the myometrial venous plexus (Fig. 1D) and strong turbulence where the intramural arterial(More)
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