Dr. Thein Hlaing Oo

Dr. Thein Hlaing Oo

The University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center, USA



2008 FACP, American College of Physicians

2004 FRCP, Royal College of Physicians of Edinburgh

1996 MRCP (UK), Royal College of Physicians of UK

1991 M.B.,B.S., Institute of Medicine II, Rangoon, Burma

Publications (Selected)

  1. Oo TH. Comments on "Essential Thrombocytosis and Antiphospholipid Antibody Syndrome Causing Chronic Budd-Chiari Syndrome." Indian J Pediatr. e-Pub 12/2011.
  2. Oo TH. Inherited cancer syndromes should be considered in young patients with newly diagnosed head and neck cancer. J R Coll Physicians Edinb 41(2): 187, 6/2011.
  3. Oo TH. Comments on "Desvenlafaxine as a possible cause of acquired hemophilia". Gen Hosp Psychiatry 33(3): e11, May-Jun, 5/2011. e-Pub 4/27/2011.
  4. Oo TH. Leukocytosis may be seen in patients with undiagnosed myeloproliferative disorders, factitious leukocytosis and venous thromboembolism. Thromb Res 127(5): 487, 5/2011. e-Pub 12/2010.
  5. Oo TH. Many residents under-report their work hours. BMJ 342:d2424, 2011. e-Pub 4/2011.
  6. Oo TH. Optimal duration of anticoagulation in idiopathic venous thromboembolism should be determined by multiple variables. J R Coll Physicians Edinb 41(1):91-92, 3/2011.
  7. Kumar S, Wong G, Maysky M, Shulman M, Olenchock S, Falzon-Kirby M, Oo TH. Amniotic fluid embolism complicated by paradoxical embolism and disseminated intravascular coagulation. Am J Crit Care 19(4):379-82, 7/2010. e-Pub 5/2009.
  8. OoTH. Thrombolytic therapy and thrombectomy in phlegmasia cerulea dolens. J R Coll Physicians Edinb 40(1): 92, 3/2010.
  9. ArnaoutakisK, Oo TH. Bronchus-associated lymphoid tissue lymphomas. South Med J 102(12): 1229-33, 12/2009.
  10. Oo TH. Deep vein thrombosis associated with the new oral contraceptive Yasmin. South Med J 102(9): 985-6, 9/2009.
  11. Oo TH. An American view of the European working time directive. BMJ Careers 339(58), 2009.
  12. Oo TH. Heparin-induced thrombocytopenia and thrombosis. J Royal Coll Physicians Edinb 39(3): 286, 9/2009.
  13. AmbikaS, Oo TH. Translocation (2;7) (p11.2; q22) in a newly diagnosed low-grade B-cell non-Hodgkin lymphoma. Cancer Genet Cytogenet 181(1): 65-6, 2/2008.
  14. Oo TH. Rituximab can induce a durable response in refractory immune thrombocytopenic purpura associated with chronic lymphocytic leukemia: Case report and review of the Literature. Clinical Leukemia 2(2): 140-2, 5/2008.
  15. Smeglin A, Ansari M, Skali H, Oo TH, Maysky M. Marantic endocarditis and disseminated intravascular coagulation with systemic emboli in presentation of pancreatic cancer. J Clin Oncol 26(8): 1383-5, 3/2008.
  16. OoTH. Trisomies 3 and 18 in a newly diagnosed chronic lymphocytic leukemia. Cancer Genet Cytogenet 176(2): 175, 7/2007.
  17. Oo TH, Kenney L. Therapy-related chronic myelomonocytic leukemia with unique chromosomal abnormalities: monosomy 7 and t(12;17) (p13; q11.2). Am J Hematol 82(3): 248-9, 3/2007.
  18. Mohamed T, Sanjay R, Sycheva T, Aish L, Schneider D, Oo TH. Amiodarone-associated bone marrow granulomas: a report of 2 cases and review of the literature. Int J Hematol 85(2): 101-4, 2/2007.
  19. Oo TH. Clopidogrel-associated thrombotic thrombocytopenic purpura presenting with coronary artery thrombosis. Am J Hematol 81(11): 890-1, 11/2006.
  20. SinhaS, Aish L, Oo TH. Morphologic heterogeneity of acute promyelocytic leukemia: therapy-related acute promyelocytic leukemia presenting with FAB-M2 morphology. Am J Hematol 81(6): 475-6, 6/2006.
  21. OoTH. Rituximab is effective in the treatment of refractory immune thrombocytopenic purpura associated with chronic lymphocytic leukemia. South Med J 98(12): 1227-8, 12/2005.
  22. SinhaS, Aish L, Oo TH. Primary thyroid lymphoma presenting with stridor. Am J Clin Oncol 28(5): 531-3, 10/2005.
  23. Gaur S, Oo TH, Aish LS, Mansoor S. Gastric relapse of solitary bone plasmacytoma. Am J Clin Oncol 28(3): 325-6, 6/2005.
  24. Oo TH, Hesketh PJ. Drug insight: New antiemetics in the management of chemotherapy-induced nausea and vomiting. Nat Clin Pract Oncol 2(4): 196-201, 4/2005.
  25. OoTH. Trisomy 8 in a newly diagnosed chronic lymphocytic leukemia. Cancer Genet Cytogenet 156(1): 94-5, 1/2005.
  26. Gaur S, Aish LS, Oo TH. Difficult diagnostic and therapeutic cases: CASE 3. Presentation of prostate cancer with cervical adenopathy. J Clin Oncol 22(5): 957-8, 3/2004.
  27. Oo TH, Hesketh PJ. Further Improvement in the control of chemotherapy-induced nausea and vomiting: Future Directions. In: Management of Nausea and Vomiting in Cancer and Cancer Treatment, 1st. Ed(s) Hesketh PJ. Sudbury: Jones & Bartlett: USA, 231-245, 2004.
  28. Li X, Chen H, Oo TH, Daly TM, Bergman LW, Liu SC, Chishti AH, Oh SS. A co-ligand complex anchors Plasmodium falciparum merozoites to the erythrocyte invasion receptor band 3. J Biol Chem 279(7): 5765-71, 2/2004. e-Pub 11/2003.
  29. Oo TH, Delafuente M, Hassoun H. Possible association between hairy cell leukemia and Behçet's disease. South Med J 96(3): 323-4, 3/2003. PMID: 12659376.
  30. Oo TH, Aish LS, Schneider D, Hesketh PJ. Uncommon hematologic malignancies. Case 2. Calcification in untreated primary mediastinal large B-cell lymphoma with sclerosis. J Clin Oncol 21(22): 4249-51, 11/2003.
  31. Oo TH, Aish LS, Schneider D, Hassoun H. Carcinoid tumor presenting with bone marrow metastases. J Clin Oncol 21(15): 2995-6, 8/2003.
  32. Oo TH, Martin L, Hesketh PJ. Adrenal hemorrhage secondary to metastasis from lung cancer. Clin Lung Cancer 4(3): 183-5, 11/2002.
  33. Hesketh PJ, Nauman CJ, Hesketh AM, LaPointe J, Fogarty K, Oo TH, Lau DH, Edelman MJ, Gandara DR. Unfavorable therapeutic index of cisplatin/gemcitabine/vinorelbine in advanced non-small-cell lung cancer. Clin Lung Cancer 4(1): 47-51, 7/2002.
  34. Oo TH. Brain drain and health professionals. Brain drain disseminates skill and advances science. BMJ 325(7357): 219, 7/2002.
  35. Oo TH, Aish LS, Hassoun H. Unusual presentations of lymphoma: Case 1. Sea-blue histiocytes in non-Hodgkin's lymphoma. J Clin Oncol 20(7): 1942-3, 4/2002.