Publications by authors named "Kong-Weng Eu"

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Evaluation of laparoscopic versus open colorectal surgery in elderly patients more than 70 years old: an evaluation of 727 patients.

Int J Colorectal Dis 2012 Jun 3;27(6):773-80. Epub 2011 Dec 3.

Department of Colorectal Surgery, Singapore General Hospital, Outram Road, Singapore, 169608.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/s00384-011-1375-5DOI Listing
June 2012

Endoscopic stenting and elective surgery versus emergency surgery for left-sided malignant colonic obstruction: a prospective randomized trial.

Int J Colorectal Dis 2012 Mar 28;27(3):355-62. Epub 2011 Oct 28.

Department of Colorectal Surgery, Singapore General Hospital, Outram Road, Singapore, 169608, Republic of Singapore.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/s00384-011-1331-4DOI Listing
March 2012

Stage IV colorectal cancers: an analysis of factors predicting outcome and survival in 728 cases.

J Gastrointest Surg 2012 Mar 19;16(3):603-12. Epub 2011 Oct 19.

Department of Colorectal Surgery, Singapore General Hospital, Outram Road, Singapore, 169608, Singapore.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/s11605-011-1725-1DOI Listing
March 2012

Laparoscopic resection for colorectal polyps: a single institution experience.

ANZ J Surg 2011 Apr 22;81(4):275-80. Epub 2010 Dec 22.

Department of Colorectal Surgery, Singapore General Hospital, Singapore.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1111/j.1445-2197.2010.05580.xDOI Listing
April 2011

Results of 7302 stapled haemorrhoidectomy operations in a single centre: a seven-year review and follow-up questionnaire survey.

ANZ J Surg 2011 Apr 16;81(4):253-6. Epub 2010 Sep 16.

Department of Colorectal Surgery, Singapore General Hospital, Singapore.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1111/j.1445-2197.2010.05478.xDOI Listing
April 2011

Evaluation of current devices in single-incision laparoscopic colorectal surgery: a preliminary experience in 32 consecutive cases.

World J Surg 2011 Apr;35(4):873-80

Department of Colorectal Surgery, Singapore General Hospital, Outram Road, Singapore, 169608, Singapore.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/s00268-011-0989-7DOI Listing
April 2011

Management of Fournier's gangrene with Vacuum Assisted Closure® dressing.

Ann Acad Med Singap 2010 Oct;39(10):806-8

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October 2010

Redefining conversion in laparoscopic colectomy and its influence on outcomes: analysis of 418 cases from a single institution.

World J Surg 2011 Jan;35(1):178-85

Department of Colorectal Surgery, Singapore General Hospital, Outram Road, Singapore, 169608, Singapore.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/s00268-010-0824-6DOI Listing
January 2011

Single site laparoscopic right hemicolectomy: an oncological feasible option.

World J Surg Oncol 2010 Sep 8;8:79. Epub 2010 Sep 8.

Department of Colorectal Surgery, Singapore General Hospital, Singapore.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1186/1477-7819-8-79DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC2945348PMC
September 2010

Critical analysis of mucin and signet ring cell as prognostic factors in an Asian population of 2,764 sporadic colorectal cancers.

Int J Colorectal Dis 2010 Oct 5;25(10):1221-9. Epub 2010 Aug 5.

Department of Colorectal Surgery, Singapore General Hospital, Singapore, Singapore.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/s00384-010-1033-3DOI Listing
October 2010

Stapled anastomosis for anterior resection is safe even after previous stapled haemorrhoidectomy--a report of five cases.

Int J Colorectal Dis 2010 Dec 25;25(12):1503-6. Epub 2010 Jun 25.

Department of Colorectal Surgery, Singapore General Hospital, Outram Road, 169608, Singapore, Republic of Singapore.

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http://link.springer.com/10.1007/s00384-010-0994-6
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December 2010

Prospective randomised study to evaluate the use of DERMABOND ProPen (2-octylcyanoacrylate) in the closure of abdominal wounds versus closure with skin staples in patients undergoing elective colectomy.

Int J Colorectal Dis 2010 Jul 30;25(7):899-905. Epub 2010 Mar 30.

Department of Colorectal Surgery, Singapore General Hospital, Singapore, Singapore.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/s00384-010-0929-2DOI Listing
July 2010

Pneumoperitoneum resulting from pneumatosis cystoides intestinalis: a rare complication of massive colonic dilatation.

Tech Coloproctol 2010 Sep 11;14(3):287-8. Epub 2010 Feb 11.

Singapore General Hospital, Singapore, Singapore.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/s10151-009-0559-2DOI Listing
September 2010

Metabolic profiling in colorectal cancer reveals signature metabolic shifts during tumorigenesis.

Mol Cell Proteomics 2010 Feb 10. Epub 2010 Feb 10.

Department of Epidemiology and Public Health,, National University of Singapore, Singapore 117597.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1074/mcp.M900551-MCP200DOI Listing
February 2010

A 'metastasis-prone' signature for early-stage mismatch-repair proficient sporadic colorectal cancer patients and its implications for possible therapeutics.

Clin Exp Metastasis 2010 Feb 9;27(2):83-90. Epub 2010 Feb 9.

Department of Colorectal Surgery, Singapore General Hospital, Singapore, 169608, Singapore.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/s10585-010-9305-4DOI Listing
February 2010

Peutz-Jeghers syndrome: data from the Singapore Polyposis Registry and a shifting paradigm in management.

Ann Acad Med Singap 2010 Jan;39(1):17-21

Department of General Surgery, Singapore General Hospital, Singapore.

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January 2010

Germline bone morphogenesis protein receptor 1A mutation causes colorectal tumorigenesis in hereditary mixed polyposis syndrome.

Am J Gastroenterol 2009 Dec 22;104(12):3027-33. Epub 2009 Sep 22.

Department of Colorectal Surgery, Singapore General Hospital, Singapore.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1038/ajg.2009.542DOI Listing
December 2009

Short-term results of DST EEA 33 stapler and neu@ anoscope for stapled haemorrhoidectomy: a prospective study of 1,118 patients from a single centre.

Tech Coloproctol 2009 Dec 19;13(4):273-7. Epub 2009 Sep 19.

Department of Colorectal Surgery, Singapore General Hospital, Outram Road, Singapore, 169608 Singapore.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/s10151-009-0532-0DOI Listing
December 2009

Krukenberg tumors of colorectal origin: a dismal outcome--experience of a tertiary center.

Int J Colorectal Dis 2010 Feb 25;25(2):233-8. Epub 2009 Aug 25.

Department of Colorectal Surgery, Singapore General Hospital, Outram Road, Singapore.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/s00384-009-0796-xDOI Listing
February 2010

Screening for colorectal cancer using a quantitative immunochemical faecal occult blood test: a feasibility study in an Asian population.

Tech Coloproctol 2009 Sep 23;13(3):225-30. Epub 2009 Jul 23.

Department of Colorectal Surgery, Singapore General Hospital, Singapore, Republic of Singapore.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/s10151-009-0515-1DOI Listing
September 2009

Laparoscopic versus open right hemicolectomy: a comparison of short-term outcomes.

Int J Colorectal Dis 2009 Nov 2;24(11):1333-9. Epub 2009 Jun 2.

Department of Colorectal Surgery, Singapore General Hospital, Outram Road, 169608 Singapore, Singapore.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/s00384-009-0743-xDOI Listing
November 2009

Improved survival in an Asian cohort of young colorectal cancer patients: an analysis of 523 patients from a single institution.

Int J Colorectal Dis 2009 Sep 23;24(9):1075-83. Epub 2009 Apr 23.

Department of Colorectal Surgery, Singapore General Hospital, Singapore 169608, Singapore.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/s00384-009-0701-7DOI Listing
September 2009

Brain metastases in colorectal cancers.

World J Surg 2009 Apr;33(4):817-21

Department of Colorectal Surgery, Singapore General Hospital, Outram Road, Singapore, 169608, Singapore.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/s00268-009-9919-3DOI Listing
April 2009

The evaluation of CEEA 34 for stapled hemorrhoidectomy: results of a prospective clinical trial and patient satisfaction.

Am J Surg 2009 Jun 7;197(6):695-701. Epub 2008 Sep 7.

Department of Colorectal Surgery, Singapore General Hospital, Singapore.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.amjsurg.2008.01.033DOI Listing
June 2009

Histone H3 (lys-9) deacetylation is associated with transcriptional silencing of E-cadherin in colorectal cancer cell lines.

Cancer Invest 2008 Jul;26(6):575-82

Department of Colorectal Surgery, Singapore General Hospital, Singapore.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1080/07357900701837168DOI Listing
July 2008

Modest promoter methylation of E-cadherin gene in sporadic colorectal cancers: a quantitative analysis.

Cancer Biomark 2008 ;4(2):111-20

Department of Colorectal Surgery, Singapore General Hospital, Singapore.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.3233/cbm-2008-4207DOI Listing
August 2008

Hemorrhoidopexy staple line height.

Dis Colon Rectum 2008 Jul 25;51(7):1171; author reply 1172-3. Epub 2008 Apr 25.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/s10350-008-9196-5DOI Listing
July 2008

Detection of BRAF V600E mutation by pyrosequencing.

Pathology 2008 Apr;40(3):295-8

Oncology Research Institute, National University of Singapore, Singapore.

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http://linkinghub.elsevier.com/retrieve/pii/S003130251632391
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http://dx.doi.org/10.1080/00313020801911512DOI Listing
April 2008

Charity colonoscopy event to commemorate the 185th anniversary of Singapore General Hospital.

Ann Acad Med Singap 2008 Mar;37(3):180-3

Department of Colorectal Surgery, Singapore General Hospital, Outram Road, Singapore.

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March 2008

Modified stapled haemorrhoidectomy: a suggested improved technique.

ANZ J Surg 2008 May;78(5):394-7

Department of Colorectal Surgery, Singapore General Hospital, Singapore.

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http://doi.wiley.com/10.1111/j.1445-2197.2008.04484.x
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http://dx.doi.org/10.1111/j.1445-2197.2008.04484.xDOI Listing
May 2008

Intraabdominal schwannomas: a single institution experience.

J Gastrointest Surg 2008 Apr 12;12(4):756-60. Epub 2007 Dec 12.

Department of General Surgery, Singapore General Hospital, Outram Road, Singapore, Singapore 169608.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/s11605-007-0441-3DOI Listing
April 2008

Rise of colorectal cancer in Singapore: an epidemiological review.

ANZ J Surg 2007 Jun;77(6):446-9

Department of Colorectal Surgery, Singapore General Hospital, Singapore, Singapore.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1111/j.1445-2197.2007.04092.xDOI Listing
June 2007

A susceptibility gene set for early onset colorectal cancer that integrates diverse signaling pathways: implication for tumorigenesis.

Clin Cancer Res 2007 Feb;13(4):1107-14

Department of Colorectal Surgery, Singapore General Hospital, Singapore, Republic of Singapore.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1158/1078-0432.CCR-06-1633DOI Listing
February 2007

Singapore familial adenomatous polyposis (FAP) patients with classical adenomatous polyposis but undetectable APC mutations have accelerated cancer progression.

Am J Gastroenterol 2006 Dec 6;101(12):2810-7. Epub 2006 Oct 6.

Department of Colorectal Surgery, Singapore General Hospital, Singapore.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1111/j.1572-0241.2006.00842.xDOI Listing
December 2006

Cutaneous and subcutaneous metastases of adenocarcinoma of the colon and rectum.

Ann Acad Med Singap 2006 Aug;35(8):585-7

Department of Colorectal Surgery, Singapore General Hospital, Singapore.

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August 2006

A systematic review of the function and complications of colonic pouches.

Int J Colorectal Dis 2007 May 13;22(5):543-8. Epub 2006 Sep 13.

Department of Colorectal Surgery, Singapore General Hospital, Outram Road, Singapore 169608, Singapore.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/s00384-006-0187-5DOI Listing
May 2007

Predictive factors of malignancy in adults with intussusception.

World J Surg 2006 Jul;30(7):1300-4

Department of Surgery, Singapore General Hospital, Outram Road, Singapore, 169608.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/s00268-005-0491-1DOI Listing
July 2006

Proteomic analysis of colorectal cancer reveals alterations in metabolic pathways: mechanism of tumorigenesis.

Mol Cell Proteomics 2006 Jun 21;5(6):1119-30. Epub 2006 Mar 21.

Department of Biological Sciences, National University of Singapore, Singapore 117543.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1074/mcp.M500432-MCP200DOI Listing
June 2006

Perforation of the gastrointestinal tract secondary to ingestion of foreign bodies.

World J Surg 2006 Mar;30(3):372-7

Department of Surgery, Singapore General Hospital, Outram Road, 169608, Singapore.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/s00268-005-0490-2DOI Listing
March 2006

[Haplotype and linkage analysis in Chinese hereditary mixed polyposis syndrome].

Zhonghua Wei Chang Wai Ke Za Zhi 2005 Jul;8(4):312-5

Department of Gastrointestinalpancreatic Surgery, The First Affiliated Hospital, Sun Yat-sen University, Guangzhou 510080, China.

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July 2005

GG genotype of cyclin D1 G870A polymorphism is associated with increased risk and advanced colorectal cancer in patients in Singapore.

Eur J Cancer 2005 May;41(7):1037-44

Department of Colorectal Surgery, Singapore General Hospital, Singapore 169608, Singapore.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.ejca.2005.01.009DOI Listing
May 2005

Cap polyposis: further experience and review.

Dis Colon Rectum 2004 Jul 3;47(7):1208-15. Epub 2004 Jun 3.

Department of Colorectal Surgery, Singapore General Hospital, Singapore.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/s10350-004-0561-8DOI Listing
July 2004

Stapled anoplasty for haemorrhoids: a comparison of ambulatory vs. in-patient procedures.

Colorectal Dis 2003 Jan;5(1):29-32

Department of Colorectal Surgery, Singapore General Hospital, Outram Road, Singapore 169608.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1046/j.1463-1318.2003.00437.xDOI Listing
January 2003

Obstructing sigmoid cancer with local invasion in an incarcerated inguinal hernia.

ANZ J Surg 2003 Jan-Feb;73(1-2):80-2

Department of Colorectal Surgery, Singapore General Hospital, Outram Road, Singapore 169608.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1046/j.1445-2197.2003.02623.xDOI Listing
September 2003

A survival-stratification model of human colorectal carcinomas with beta-catenin and p27kip1.

Cancer 2002 Dec;95(12):2479-86

Department of Colorectal Surgery, Singapore General Hospital, Singapore.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1002/cncr.10986DOI Listing
December 2002

Retroperitoneal sepsis complicating stapled hemorrhoidectomy: report of a case and review of the literature.

Dis Colon Rectum 2002 Jun;45(6):826-8

Department of Colorectal Surgery, Singapore General Hospital, Singapore.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/s10350-004-6304-zDOI Listing
June 2002