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Kian H. Lim, MD, PhD

Assistant Professor, Medicine
Division of Oncology

Specialty Areas

Medical Oncology
Gastrointestinal Oncology
Colon and Rectal Cancer
Pancreatic Cancer
Hepatobiliary Cancer

Board Certifications

Internal Medicine
Medical Oncology

Hospital Affiliations

Barnes-Jewish West County Hospital
Barnes-Jewish Hospital

Areas of Clinical Interest

Gastrointestinal oncology, colorectal cancer, pancreatic cancer, hepatobiliary cancer, novel therapeutics, clinical trial.

  • Maps & Directions
  • Education
  • Publication & Research

Maps & Directions

Maps & Directions

Barnes-Jewish West County Hospital 
Siteman Cancer Center
Medical Building Two

10 Barnes West Drive
Creve Coeur, MO 63141
Phone: 314-747-7222

Office Phone: (314) 747-1171

Education

Education

Fellow, Medical Oncology: National Cancer Institute, National Institutes of Health, Bethesda, Maryland 2013
Resident Physician: Physician-Scientist Training Program, Washington University School of Medicine, St. Louis, MO 2009
Medical Degree: National Taiwan University College of Medicine, Taipei, Taiwan 1999
PhD: Duke University, Molecular Cancer Biology Program, Durham, North Carolina 2006
Clinical Fellow, Hematology & Oncology: Physician-Scientist Training Program, Washington University School of Medicine, St. Louis, MO 2010

Publication & Research

Publication & Research

ABO incompatible living donor liver transplantation using dual grafts and pure laparoscopic donor right hepatectomy: A case report.
Han YS, Ha H, Han JR, Lim KH, Chun JM
Medicine (Baltimore). 2018 Dec; 97(50)e13639. doi: 10.1097/MD.0000000000013639.

PMID:
    30558055
    [PubMed - in process]
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Two Extraordinary Sellar Neuronal Tumors: Literature Review and Comparison of Clinicopathologic Features.
Tan CL, Pang YH, Lim KHC, Sein L, Codd PJ, McLendon RE
Am J Clin Pathol. 2018 Dec 14; doi: 10.1093/ajcp/aqy155.

PMID:
    30551183
    [PubMed - as supplied by publisher]
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Alstoscholactine and Alstolaxepine, Monoterpenoid Indole Alkaloids with γ-Lactone-Bridged Cycloheptane and Oxepane Moieties from Alstonia scholaris.
Krishnan P, Lee FK, Chong KW, Mai CW, Muhamad A, Lim SH, Low YY, Ting KN, Lim KH
Org Lett. 2018 Dec 13; doi: 10.1021/acs.orglett.8b03592.

PMID:
    30543301
    [PubMed - as supplied by publisher]
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Prevalence and correlates of physical inactivity among older adults in Malaysia: Findings from the National Health and Morbidity Survey (NHMS) 2015.
Chan YY, Sooryanarayana R, Mohamad Kasim N, Lim KK, Cheong SM, Kee CC, Lim KH, Omar MA, Ahmad NA, Mohd Hairi NN
Arch Gerontol Geriatr. 2018 Nov 26; 8174-83. doi: 10.1016/j.archger.2018.11.012.

PMID:
    30521992
    [PubMed - as supplied by publisher]
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Patterns of Opioid Prescription, Use, and Costs Among Patients With Advanced Cancer and Inpatient Palliative Care Between 2008 and 2014.
Yennurajalingam S, Lu Z, Reddy SK, Rodriguez EC, Nguyen K, Waletich-Flemming MJ, Lim KH, Memon A, Nguyen NN, Rofheart KW, Wang G, Barla SR, Wu J, Williams JL, Bruera E
J Oncol Pract. 2018 Nov 29; JOP1800205. doi: 10.1200/JOP.18.00205.

PMID:
    30496021
    [PubMed - as supplied by publisher]
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Improving prescribing for older patients - 'Yes S-I-R-E!'
Cheong TTS, Alhamid SM, Li FY, Ang STW, Lim KHJ
Singapore Med J. 2018 Nov 29; doi: 10.11622/smedj.2018153.

PMID:
    30488080
    [PubMed - as supplied by publisher]
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Successful conservative treatment of acute traumatic occlusions of the celiac artery and superior mesenteric artery: A case report emphasizing the importance of the visceral collateral circulations.
Lim KH, Park J
Medicine (Baltimore). 2018 Nov; 97(46)e13270. doi: 10.1097/MD.0000000000013270.

PMID:
    30431612
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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Clinicopathologic characteristics and survival of patients with gastroenteropancreatic neuroendocrine neoplasm (GEPNEN) in a multi-ethnic Asian institution <br><br><br><br><br><br>.
Tai D, Tan SH, Tan D, Loke K, Ng D, Yan S, Hwang J, Lim KH, Loh LM, Kek PC, Goh B, Lee SY, Chung AYF, Ong S
Neuroendocrinology. 2018 Nov 6; doi: 10.1159/000495140.

PMID:
    30399612
    [PubMed - as supplied by publisher]
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Tin Diselenide Molecular Precursor for Solution-Processable Thermoelectric Materials.
Zhang Y, Liu Y, Lim KH, Xing C, Li M, Zhang T, Tang P, Arbiol J, Llorca J, Ng KM, Ibáñez M, Guardia P, Prato M, Cadavid D, Cabot A
Angew Chem Int Ed Engl. 2018 Dec 21; 57(52)17063-17068. doi: 10.1002/anie.201809847.

PMID:
    30398301
    [PubMed - in process]
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Two distinct aggregation pathways in transthyretin misfolding and amyloid formation.
Dasari AKR, Hung I, Gan Z, Lim KH
Biochim Biophys Acta Proteins Proteom. 2018 Oct 24; pii: S1570-9639(18)30188-2. doi: 10.1016/j.bbapap.2018.10.013.

PMID:
    30366153
    [PubMed - as supplied by publisher]
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Blunt traumatic diaphragmatic rupture: Single-center experience with 38 patients.
Lim KH, Park J
Medicine (Baltimore). 2018 Oct; 97(41)e12849. doi: 10.1097/MD.0000000000012849.

PMID:
    30313123
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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KAAACI Evidence-Based Clinical Practice Guidelines for Chronic Cough in Adults and Children in Korea.
Song DJ, Song WJ, Kwon JW, Kim GW, Kim MA, Kim MY, Kim MH, Kim SH, Kim SH, Kim SH, Kim ST, Kim SH, Kim JK, Kim JH, Kim HJ, Kim HB, Park KH, Yoon JK, Lee BJ, Lee SE, Lee YM, Lee YJ, Lim KH, Jeon YH, Jo EJ, Jee YK, Jin HJ, Choi SH, Hur GY, Cho SH, Kim SH, Lim DH
Allergy Asthma Immunol Res. 2018 Nov; 10(6)591-613. doi: 10.4168/aair.2018.10.6.591.

PMID:
    30306744
    [PubMed]
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Cutaneous diphtheria in a returned traveller.
Lim KH, Boon M
J Paediatr Child Health. 2018 Oct 4; doi: 10.1111/jpc.14245.

PMID:
    30288824
    [PubMed - as supplied by publisher]
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Frequency, Outcomes, and Associated Factors for Opioid-Induced Neurotoxicity in Patients with Advanced Cancer Receiving Opioids in Inpatient Palliative Care.
Lim KH, Nguyen NN, Qian Y, William JL, Lui DD, Bruera E, Yennurajalingam S
J Palliat Med. 2018 Sep 27; doi: 10.1089/jpm.2018.0169.

PMID:
    30260731
    [PubMed - as supplied by publisher]
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Effects of Unusual Gate Current on the Electrical Properties of Oxide Thin-Film Transistors.
Lee J, Lim KH, Kim YS
Sci Rep. 2018 Sep 17; 8(1)13905. doi: 10.1038/s41598-018-32233-4.

PMID:
    30224825
    [PubMed - in process]
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Risk Factors for Recurrence of Anterior-Inferior Instability of the Shoulder After Arthroscopic Bankart Repair in Patients Younger Than 30 Years.
Lee SH, Lim KH, Kim JW
Arthroscopy. 2018 Sep; 34(9)2530-2536. doi: 10.1016/j.arthro.2018.03.032.

PMID:
    30173793
    [PubMed - in process]
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Effective Atmospheric-Pressure Plasma Treatment toward High-Performance Solution-Processed Oxide Thin-Film Transistors.
Park J, Huh JE, Lee SE, Lee J, Lee WH, Lim KH, Kim YS
ACS Appl Mater Interfaces. 2018 Sep 12; 10(36)30581-30586. doi: 10.1021/acsami.8b11111.

PMID:
    30118199
    [PubMed]
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Pancreatic cancer survival analysis defines a signature that predicts outcome.
Raman P, Maddipati R, Lim KH, Tozeren A
PLoS One. 2018; 13(8)e0201751. doi: 10.1371/journal.pone.0201751.

PMID:
    30092011
    [PubMed - in process]
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STAT3 exacerbates survival of cancer stem-like tumorspheres in EGFR-positive colorectal cancers: RNAseq analysis and therapeutic screening.
Cheng CC, Liao PN, Ho AS, Lim KH, Chang J, Su YW, Chen CG, Chiang YW, Yang BL, Lin HC, Chang YC, Chang CC, Chang YF
J Biomed Sci. 2018 Aug 2; 25(1)60. doi: 10.1186/s12929-018-0456-y.

PMID:
    30068339
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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Postoperative changes of intermittent exotropia type as classified by 1-hour monocular occlusion.
Bae SH, Lee YB, Rhiu S, Lee JY, Choi MY, Paik HJ, Lim KH, Choi DG
PLoS One. 2018; 13(8)e0200592. doi: 10.1371/journal.pone.0200592.

PMID:
    30067770
    [PubMed - in process]
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Areas of Research Interest

The relationship between inflammation and cancer progression, which are both present in most gastrointestinal malignancies. Novel therapeutic strategies that will enhance response to chemotherapy and radiation in order to improve patient survival and decrease disease recurrence.