Sheng-Yun Lu

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BACKGROUND Within the past 10 years, methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus (MRSA) has not only been a hospital pathogen but also a community pathogen. To understand the carriage rate of methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus (MRSA) among the adult patients visiting emergency department (ED), we conducted this study. METHODOLOGY/PRINCIPAL(More)
OBJECTIVE To elucidate the physiologic and pathologic roles of androgen receptor (AR) and co-regulators in human testes with obstructive azoospermia or nonobstructive azoospermia. DESIGN Prospective laboratory and clinical study. SETTING Infertility clinic at Chang Gung Memorial Hospital. PATIENT(S) Twenty-seven men with obstructive azoospermia and 24(More)
BACKGROUND Lymphoepithelioma-like carcinomas (LEC) of salivary glands represent rare epithelial malignancies, with most cases affecting the parotid gland. To our knowledge, there was only one LEC arising from the minor salivary gland described in the English-language literature. METHODS We report the second LEC of the minor salivary gland in the buccal(More)
BACKGROUND Basaloid squamous cell carcinoma (BSCC) is a high grade, aggressive variant of squamous cell carcinoma with a predilection for the larynx, hypopharynx, tonsils, and base of the tongue. To the authors' knowledge, BSCC originating in the nasal cavity and paranasal sinuses rarely has been reported. METHODS Fourteen cases of BSCC involving the(More)
A unique case of Wilms' tumor with monophasic epithelial histology in the bone metastasis at initial presentation in an 18-year-old Taiwanese girl is presented. Histologically, a purely differentiated epithelial component in the L1-3 vertebrae was noted, which is consistent with the epithelial component in primary Wilms' tumor of the kidney by both(More)
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