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Tse-Ling Fong, MD

TitleAssociate Professor of Clinical Medicine
InstitutionUniversity of Southern California
DepartmentMedicine
AddressHCC 322W
Health Sciences Campus
Los Angeles CA 90089-9198
Phone+1 323 442 6153
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    Cedars-Sinai Medical CenterGolden Apple Teaching Award
    University of California, San DiegoProvost's Honor List

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    Dr. Tse-Ling Fong is the medical director of the USC Liver Transplant Program. He obtained his medical degree from the University of Southern California. Following his residency in internal medicine at Los Angeles County-USC Medical Center, he completed a hepatology fellowship at the USC Liver Unit. He also completed a fellowship in gastroenterology at Los Angeles County-USC Medical Center before becoming a clinical associate with the Liver Diseases Section at the National Institutes of Health. He is a fellow of the American College of Physicians and members of the American Association for the Study of Liver Disease and Western Society for Clinical Investigation. Since 2002 he has been named every year to “Best Doctors in America” distinction.


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    1. Pham C, Fong T, Zhang J, Liu L. Striking Racial/Ethnic Disparities in Liver Cancer Incidence Rates and Temporal Trends in California, 1988-2012. J Natl Cancer Inst. 2018 Mar 30. PMID: 29617913.
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    2. Zhu J, Chen PY, Frankel M, Selby RR, Fong T. Contemporary Policies Regarding Alcohol and Marijuana Use Among Liver Transplant Programs in the United States. Transplantation. 2018 Mar; 102(3):433-439. PMID: 29019813.
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    3. Zhu J, Khemichian S, Nghiem D, Zhang SR, Limurti J, Saito T, Fong T. Comparison of Demographic and Clinical Characteristics of Hispanic and Asian Chronic Hepatitis B Patients in Southern California. J Clin Gastroenterol. 2016 Aug; 50(7):602-7. PMID: 26890328.
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    4. Yeh KE, Marcus PS, Fong T. Paraneoplastic Cholestasis Associated With Ovarian Dysgerminoma. Obstet Gynecol. 2015 Aug; 126(2):431-4. PMID: 25923022.
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    5. Khemichian S, Lee B, Kahn J, Noureddin M, Kim B, Harper T, Esmailian Y, Fong T. Sofosbuvir and Simeprevir Therapy for Recurrent Hepatitis C Infection After Liver Transplantation. Transplant Direct. 2015 Jul; 1(6):e21. PMID: 27500223; PMCID: PMC4946469.
    6. Fong T, Tien A, Jo KJ, Chu D, Cheung E, Mena EA, Phan QQ, Yu AS, Mohammed W, Velasco A, LeDuc VH, Nguyen N, Han SB, Chang M, Bae HS, Cho YW, Tong MJ, Cooper SL. Durability of Hepatitis B e Antigen Seroconversion in Chronic Hepatitis B Patients Treated with Entecavir or Tenofovir. Dig Dis Sci. 2015 Nov; 60(11):3465-72. PMID: 26138653; PMCID: PMC4803449 [Available on 11/01/16].
    7. Khemichian S, Hsieh MJ, Zhang SR, Limurti J, Kim J, Fong T. Nucleoside-Nucleotide Analog Combination Therapy Is Effective in Preventing Recurrent Hepatitis B After Liver Transplantation. Dig Dis Sci. 2015 Sep; 60(9):2807-12. PMID: 25939541.
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    8. Tien C, Xu JJ, Chan LS, Chang M, Lim C, Lee S, Huh B, Shinada S, Bae HS, Fong T. Long-term treatment with tenofovir in Asian-American chronic hepatitis B patients is associated with abnormal renal phosphate handling. Dig Dis Sci. 2015 Feb; 60(2):566-72. PMID: 25239496.
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    9. Romero M, Palmer SL, Kahn JA, Ihde L, Lin LM, Kosco A, Shinar R, Ghandforoush A, Chan LS, Petrovic LM, Sher LS, Fong T. Imaging appearance in acute liver failure: correlation with clinical and pathology findings. Dig Dis Sci. 2014 Aug; 59(8):1987-95. PMID: 24691628.
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    10. Buxbaum J, Papademetriou M, Klipfel N, Selby R, Fong T, Sharma O. Biliary sarcoidosis: early diagnosis minimizes the need for surgery. Am J Respir Crit Care Med. 2013 Mar 01; 187(5):556-9. PMID: 23457369.
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    11. Fong T, Khemichian S, Shah T, Hutchinson IV, Cho YW. Combined liver-kidney transplantation is preferable to liver transplant alone for cirrhotic patients with renal failure. Transplantation. 2012 Aug 27; 94(4):411-6. PMID: 22805440.
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    12. Fong T, Cho YW, Hou L, Hutchinson IV, Barbers RG, Herrington CS. Outcomes after lung transplantation and practices of lung transplant programs in the United States regarding hepatitis C seropositive recipients. Transplantation. 2011 Jun 15; 91(11):1293-6. PMID: 21516068.
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    13. Khemichian S, Fong T. Hepatic dysfunction in hyperthyroidism. Gastroenterol Hepatol (N Y). 2011 May; 7(5):337-9. PMID: 21857837; PMCID: PMC3127041.
    14. Petrovic LM, Palmer SL, Fong T. A patient with Crohn's disease and portal hypertension. Nodular regenerative hyperplasia. Gastroenterology. 2011 Mar; 140(3):e3-4. PMID: 21276765.
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    15. Yang D, Arkfeld D, Fong T. Development of anti-CCP-positive rheumatoid arthritis following pegylated interferon-a2a treatment for chronic hepatitis C infection. J Rheumatol. 2010 Aug 01; 37(8):1777. PMID: 20675854.
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    16. Fong T, Klontz KC, Canas-Coto A, Casper SJ, Durazo FA, Davern TJ, Hayashi P, Lee WM, Seeff LB. Hepatotoxicity due to hydroxycut: a case series. Am J Gastroenterol. 2010 Jul; 105(7):1561-6. PMID: 20104221; PMCID: PMC3825455.
    17. Fong T, Hou L, Hutchinson IV, Cicciarelli JC, Cho YW. Impact of hepatitis C infection on outcomes after heart transplantation. Transplantation. 2009 Nov 15; 88(9):1137-41. PMID: 19898211.
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    18. Palta R, Thobani S, Donovan JA, Kanel GC, Gutierrez G, Fong T. Prolonged cholestasis associated with benazepril therapy. Am J Gastroenterol. 2009 Jan; 104(1):245-6. PMID: 19098880.
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    19. Kroeker KI, Bain VG, Shaw-Stiffel T, Fong T, Yoshida EM. Adult liver transplant survey: policies towards eligibility criteria in Canada and the United States 2007. Liver Int. 2008 Nov; 28(9):1250-5. PMID: 18822078.
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    20. Simpson N, Cho YW, Cicciarelli JC, Selby RR, Fong T. Comparison of renal allograft outcomes in combined liver-kidney transplantation versus subsequent kidney transplantation in liver transplant recipients: Analysis of UNOS Database. Transplantation. 2006 Nov 27; 82(10):1298-303. PMID: 17130778.
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    21. Sahota A, Zaghla H, Adkins R, Ramji A, Lewis S, Moser J, Sher LS, Fong T. Predictors of employment after liver transplantation. Clin Transplant. 2006 Jul-Aug; 20(4):490-5. PMID: 16842527.
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    22. Morgan TR, Weiss DG, Nemchausky B, Schiff ER, Anand B, Simon F, Kidao J, Cecil B, Mendenhall CL, Nelson D, Lieber C, Pedrosa M, Jeffers L, Bloor J, Lumeng L, Marsano L, McClain C, Mishra G, Myers B, Leo M, Ponomarenko Y, Taylor D, Chedid A, French S, Kanel G, Murray N, Pinto P, Fong T, Sather MR. Colchicine treatment of alcoholic cirrhosis: a randomized, placebo-controlled clinical trial of patient survival. Gastroenterology. 2005 Apr; 128(4):882-90. PMID: 15825072.
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    23. Jabbour N, Gagandeep S, Mateo R, Sher L, Strum E, Donovan J, Kahn J, Peyre CG, Henderson R, Fong T, Selby R, Genyk Y. Live donor liver transplantation without blood products: strategies developed for Jehovah's Witnesses offer broad application. Ann Surg. 2004 Aug; 240(2):350-7. PMID: 15273561; PMCID: PMC1356413.
    24. Fong T, Bunnapradist S, Jordan SC, Selby RR, Cho YW. Analysis of the United Network for Organ Sharing database comparing renal allografts and patient survival in combined liver-kidney transplantation with the contralateral allografts in kidney alone or kidney-pancreas transplantation. Transplantation. 2003 Jul 27; 76(2):348-53. PMID: 12883191.
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    25. Fong T, Adkins RH, Govindarajan S, Post S, Waters RL. Prevalence of hepatitis C infection in a large urban hospital-based sample of individuals with spinal cord injury. Arch Phys Med Rehabil. 2002 Nov; 83(11):1620-3. PMID: 12422335.
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    26. Han SH, Rice S, Cohen SM, Reynolds TB, Fong T. Duplex Doppler ultrasound of the hepatic artery in patients with acute alcoholic hepatitis. J Clin Gastroenterol. 2002 May-Jun; 34(5):573-7. PMID: 11960073.
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    27. Favreau JT, Ryu ML, Braunstein G, Orshansky G, Park SS, Coody GL, Love LA, Fong T. Severe hepatotoxicity associated with the dietary supplement LipoKinetix. Ann Intern Med. 2002 Apr 16; 136(8):590-5. PMID: 11955027.
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    28. Fong T, Bunnapradist S, Jordan SC, Cho YW. Impact of hepatitis B core antibody status on outcomes of cadaveric renal transplantation: analysis of United network of organ sharing database between 1994 and 1999. Transplantation. 2002 Jan 15; 73(1):85-9. PMID: 11792984.
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