Dr. Sonia L Sugg MD
Surgical Oncologist | Surgical Oncology200 Hawkins Dr Iowa City IA, 52242
Dr. Sonia Sugg is a surgical oncologist practicing in Iowa City, IA. Dr. Sugg specializes in diagnosing, staging and treating cancer-related symptoms. Surgical oncologists also decide if the patient is a candidate for surgery or other cancer treatments based on certain factors such as age, physical fitness and other possible coexisting medical conditions
Education and Training
Univ of Ca, Los Angeles, Ucla Sch of Med, Los Angeles Ca 1988
University of California 1988
SurgeryAmerican Board of SurgeryABS
Expert PublicationsData provided by the National Library of Medicine
- Cytoplasmic staining of erbB-2 but not mRNA levels correlates with differentiation in human thyroid neoplasia.
- Adult-onset nesidioblastosis causing hypoglycemia: an important clinical entity and continuing treatment dilemma.
- Neuroblastoma cells inhibit the immunostimulatory function of dendritic cells.
- Phosphatidylserine regulates the maturation of human dendritic cells.
- CD40 ligation restores cytolytic T lymphocyte response and eliminates fibrosarcoma in the peritoneum of mice lacking CD4+ T cells.
- The role of parathyroid hormone measurements after surgery for primary hyperparathyroidism.
- Induction of cytolytic T lymphocytes against pediatric solid tumors in vitro using autologous dendritic cells pulsed with necrotic primary tumor.
- Genetic mapping of mammary tumor traits to rat chromosome 10 using a novel panel of consomic rats.
- The influence of surgery in MEN-1 syndrome: observations over 150 years.
- Microalterations of inherently unstable genomic regions in rat mammary carcinomas as revealed by long oligonucleotide array-based comparative genomic hybridization.
- Identification of novel carcinogen-mediated mammary tumor susceptibility loci in the rat using the chromosome substitution technique.
- PET-CT scans in recurrent or persistent differentiated thyroid cancer: is there added utility beyond conventional imaging?
- Phosphatidylserine inhibits NFκB and p38 MAPK activation in human monocyte derived dendritic cells.
- Mitochondria-targeted nitroxides exacerbate fluvastatin-mediated cytostatic and cytotoxic effects in breast cancer cells.
- Breast Cancer
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