Kao, Hua-Ling, M.D.


Surgical pathology
Pulmonary and Mediastinal Pathology
Renal Pathology



School of Medicine, National Yang-Ming University 


  1. Huang YJ, Kao HL, Wang WK. Constipation with a palpable abdominal mass in a young woman. Gastroenterology. 2019 May 29. pii: 0016-5085(19)40969-4. [SCI]
  2. Ho HL, Kao HL, Yeh YC, Chou TY. The importance of EGFR mutation testing in squamous cell carcinoma or non-small cell carcinoma favor squamous cell carcinoma diagnosed from small lung biopsies. Diagn Pathol. 2019 Jun 21;14(1):59. [SCI]
  3. Tseng YC, Tseng YH, Kao HL, Hsieh CC, Chou TY, Goan YG, Hsu WH, Hsu HS. Long term oncological outcome of thymoma and thymic carcinoma - an analysis of 235 cases from a single institution. PLoS One. 2017 Jun 20;12(6):e0179527. [SCI]
  4. Yeh YC, Kao HL, Lee KL, Wu MH, Ho HL and Chou TY. Epstein-Barr             Virus-Associated Pulmonary Carcinoma: Proposing an Alternative Term and Expanding the Histologic Spectrum of Lymphoepithelioma-like Carcinoma of the Lung. Am J Surg Pathol. 2019 Feb;43(2):211-219. [SCI]
  5. Kao HL, Yeh YC, Lin CH, Hsu WF, Hsieh WY, Ho HL and Chou TY. Diagnostic algorithm for detection of targetable driver mutations in lung adenocarcinomas: Comprehensive analyses of 205 cases with immunohistochemistry, real-time PCR and fluorescence in situ hybridization methods. Lung Cancer, 2016-11-01, Volume 101, Pages 40-47. [SCI]
  6. Chu CH, C Cheng YP, Kao HL, Liang CW, Chan JY, Yu Y.ymphedema-associated neutrophilic dermatosis: Two cases of localized Sweet syndrome on the lymphedematous lower limbs.J Dermatol. 2016 Sep;43(9):1062-6. [SCI]
  7. Kao HL, Lai CR, Ho HL, Pan CC. Molecular typing for detection of high-risk human papillomavirus is a useful tool for distinguishing primary bladder carcinoma from secondary involvement of uterine cervical carcinoma in the urinary bladder. Histopathology. 2016 Mar;68(4):513-9. [SCI]
  8. Hsu PK, Kao HL, Chen HY, Yen CC, Wu YC, Hsu WH, Chou TY. Loss of CRNN expression is associated with advanced tumor stage and poor survival in patients with esophageal squamous cell carcinoma. J Thorac Cardiovasc Surg 2014;147:1612-8. [SCI]
  9. Kao HL, Chang WC, Li WY, Li CH, Alice, Li FY, Anna. Head and Neck Large Cell Neuroendocrine Carcinoma Should Be Separated From Atypical Carcinoid On the Basis of Different Clinical Features, Overall Survival, and Pathogenesis. Am J Surg Pathol 2012;36:185–192. [SCI]