Song Hon H. Kim

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Marginal ulceration after gastric bypass surgery is a recognized complication and has been reported in 1–16 % of patients. There is evidence that acidity may play a role in the disease pathophysiology and it is a common practice for bariatric surgeons to begin a prophylactic course of proton pump inhibitors (PPI), postoperatively. MEDLINE, EMBASE, CINAHL,(More)
BACKGROUND This study examined the impact of intraoperative digital specimen mammography (IDSM) compared with conventional specimen radiography (CSR) for nonpalpable breast lesions in patients undergoing breast-conserving surgery (BCS). METHODS In this retrospective cohort study, 201 consecutive image-detected nonpalpable breast lesions underwent BCS(More)
Metastatic disease at trocar wounds after laparoscopic surgery is one of the most important factors that precludes wide employment of laparoscopic techniques to resect malignant disease. Various reports of port-site metastases after laparoscopic resection of colorectal cancer, diagnostic laparoscopy for digestive cancer, or laparoscopic removal of(More)
Live cell fluorescence microscopy using fluorescent protein tags derived from jellyfish and coral species has been a successful tool to image proteins and dynamics in many species. Multi-colored aequorea fluorescent protein (AFP) derivatives allow investigators to observe multiple proteins simultaneously, but overlapping spectral properties sometimes(More)
Object: In colorectal cancer with liver metastasis, the only way that perfact cure is complete liver resection. Simultaneous liver and colon resection is relatedwith extent of colon surgery, volume of liver resection, patients condition, and bleeding. Laparoscopic simultaneous colon and liver resection demands advanced technical skills, optimal location of(More)
Laparoscopic cholecystectomy is rapidly gaining popularity with surgeons and patients, but as the popularity of this technique increases and the selection of patients widens to older and sicker people, careful considerations in anesthetic management are required. We recently experienced a case of laparoscopic cholecystectomy with emphysematous bullae. To(More)
There is a paucity of literature surrounding the safety and feasibility of laparoscopic repair for acutely incarcerated abdominal hernias. The objective of this study was to compare the 30-day morbidity and mortality between laparoscopic and open repairs of incarcerated abdominal hernias. A retrospective cohort study was conducted using data from the(More)
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