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Yeon S. Ahn, M.D.

General Information

Yeon S. Ahn, M.D.

Languages

  • English
  • Korean

Certifications

  • American Board of Internal Medicine
  • American Board of Internal Med-Hematology
  • American Board of Internal Med-Medical Oncology

CV

Specialties

  • Internal Medicine
  • Hematology/Oncology - Internal Medicine

Roles

  • Professor of Medicine

Clinical Interests

General hematology, hematologic malignancies, platelet disorders, bleeding and thrombotic disorders

Research Interests

ITP, TTP, platelet dysfunction, antiphospolipid syndrome and other hypercoagulabe states, bleeding disorders

Awards

Hamchoon Medical Award

Education

1972 Fellowship
University of Miami
1970 Residency
St. Francis General Hospital
1964 Graduate
Seoul National University

Publications

  • Ahn YS, Horstman LL, Ahn ER, Jy W and Jimenez JJ, Endothelial Microparticles: Biology, Function, Assay and Clinical Application [Chapter 175:1621-1636]. In: Endothelial Biomedicine (Ed. Aird WC). Univ. of Cambridge Press, Cambridge, MA, 2008
  • Jimenez JJ, Jy W, Mauro LM, Horstman LL, Bidot CJ and Ahn YS, Endothelial microparticles as vascular disease markers. In: Advances in Clinical Chemistry, Vol. 39, pp. 131-157. Elsevier Publications, Inc., San Diego, CA, 2005
  • Jy W, Horstman LL, Jimenez JJ, Minagar A and Ahn YS, Circulating cell-derived microparticles in thrombotic and inflammatory disorders [Ch. 5]. In: Inflammatory Disorders of the Nervous System (Eds. Minagar A and Alexander JS), pp. 91-102. Humana Press, Totowa, N.J., 2005.
  • Jy W, Jimenez JJ, Horstman LL and Ahn YS, Platelets, coagulation and thrombosis [Ch. 8]. In: Interventional Cardiology Secrets (Eds. Marchena Ed and Ferrara A), pp. 42-50. Elsevier Press / Hanley and Belfus, NY, London, 2003
  • Ahn YS and Horstman LL, Idiopathic thrombocytopenic purpura: pathophysiology and management (Education Book). Int J Hematol 76(Suppl II): 123-131, 2002.(Presented, 29th World Congress of Int Soc Hematol, Seoul, Korea; Aug.)
  • Jy W and Ahn YS, The effects of calcium channel blockers on platelets and their application in the management of vascular diseases. In: Calcium Channels: Their properties, Functions, Regulation, and Clinical Relevance (Eds. Hurwitz L, Partridge LD and Leach JK), pp. 363-375. CRC Press, Boca Raton, FL, 1991.
  • Ahn YS, Calcium channel blockers in thrombotic diseases. Adv Int Med 32: 137-154, 1987
  • Ahn YS, Promyelocytic Leukemia. In: Fundamental and Clinical Aspects of Internal Medicine (2nd edition), pp. 154-. Univ. of Miami, Miami, FL, 1981.
  • Awad WW, Ahn YS and Byrnes JJ, Multiple myelomas and other disorders of immunoglobin secretory cells. In: Fundamental and Clinical Aspects of Internal Medicine (2nd edition), pp. 180-, Miami, FL, 1981
  • Harrington WJ and Ahn YS, Malignant lymphomas. In: Fundamental and Clinical Aspects of Internal Medicine (2nd edition), pp. 157-, Miami, FL, 1981.
  • Harrington WJ and Ahn YS, Hemorrhagic diseases – General principles and disorders of platelets. In: Fundamental and Clinical Aspects of Internal Medicine (2nd edition), pp. 220-, Miami, FL, 1981.
  • Ahn YS and Yunis AA, Antithyroid drugs and leukocytes. In: Drugs and Hematologic Reactions (Eds. Dimitrove NV and Nodine JH). Grune & Stratton, New York, NY, 1974.

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