Prof. Pornpim Korpraphong, M.D.

Division : Diagnostic Radiology, Department of Radiology

Specialty groups : Abdominal and Breast Imaging

Languages : Thai, English

Field of interests : –

Breast Imaging & clinical research, Mallinckrodt Institute of Radiology,
Washington University School of Medicine, St. Louis, USA.
Abdominal Imaging & research, Mallinckrodt Institute of Radiology,
Washington University School of Medicine, St. Louis, USA.
M.D. (2nd honor), Faculty of Medicine Siriraj Hospital
Certificate of CT colonoscopy training
Certificate of Added Qualifications, Abdominal & Breast Radiology
Thai Certified Board of General Radiology
Recent publications
  1. Charatchareonwitthaya P, Sukonrut K, Korpraphong P, Pongpaibul A,Saiviroonporn P. Diffusion-weighted magnetic resonance imaging for the assessment of liver fibrosis in chronic viral hepatitis. PLoS ONE.2021;16:e0248024.
  2. Timudom K, Akaravipith T, Chinswangwatanakul, Pongpaibul A, Korpraphong P, Petsuksirs, Ithimakin S, Trakarnsanga. Predictive significance of cancer related-inflammatory markers in locally advanced rectal cancer. World J Gastrointest Surg. 2020; 12: 390-6.
  3. Romosaithong U, Jonggitaree K, Korpraphong P, Woranisarakul V, Taweemonkongsap T, Nualyoung C, Chotikawanich E. Characterization of renal stone composition by using fast kilovoltage switching dual-energy computed tomography compared to laboratory stone analysis: a pilot study. Abdom Radiol. 2019; 44: 1027-32.
  4. Suvannarerg V, Chitchumnong P, Apiwat W, Lassanun L, Tretipwanit N, Pisarntarakit P, Sitthinamsuwan P, Korpraphong P. Diagnostic performance of qualitative and quantitative shear wave elastography in differentiating malignant from benign breast masses, and association with the histological prognostic factors. Quant imaging Med Surg.2019; 3: 386-98.
  5. Suvannarerg V, Claimon T, Sitthinamsuwan P , Thiravit S, Muangsomboon K, Korpraphong P. Clinical, mammographic, and ultrasonographic characteristics of diabetic mastopathy: A case series. Clinical Imaging. 2019; 53:204-9.
  6. Sandsond P, Ramart P, Korpraphong P, Rerkpichaisuth V, Pradniwat K, Treetipsatit J. Female urinary retention from a huge periurethral mass caused by immunoglobulin G4-related disease (IgG4-RD). Urology Case Report. 2019; 100844.
  7. Saiviroonporn P, Korpraphong P, Viprakasit V, Krittayaphong R. An Automated Segmentation of R2* Iron-Overloaded Liver Images Using a Fuzzy C-Mean Clustering Scheme. Journal of Computer Assisted Tomography.2018; 43: 387-98.
  8. Suvannarerg V, Tangcharoensathien W, Thiravit S, Tanasoontrarat W, Muangsomboon K, Korpraphong P. The Association between Mammographic and Ultrasound Features and Histologic Grade in Invasive Ductal Carcinoma of the Breast. Siriraj Med J. 2018;70:152-158
  9. Sonsaeng D, Soodchuen S, Korpraphong P, Suwanbundit A. Siriraj Thyroid Imaging Reporting and Data System and Its Efficacy. Siriraj Med J. 2017; 69: 262-7.
  10. Thiravit S, Lapatikarn S, Muangsomboon K, Suvannarerg V, Thiravit P, Korpraphong P. MRI of placenta percreta: differentiation from other entities of placental adhesive disorder. Radiol Med. 2017; 122: 61-8.
  11. Lauenstein T, Ramirez-Garrido F, Kim YH, Rha SE, Korpraphong P., et al. Nephrogenic systemic fibrosis risk after liver magnetic resonance imaging with gadoxetate disodium in patients with moderate to severe renal impairment: results of a prospective, open-label, multicenter study. Invest Radiol. 2015; 50: 416-22.
  12. Korpraphong P., Somsap K., Saiviroonporn.,, Pongpaibul A., Charatcharoenwitthaya P. Semiquatification of hepatic steatosis in patient with chronic liver diseases using 2-point DIXON technique with histopathology as the reference standard. Hong kong J Radiol.2015; 18: 4-10.
  13. Teesamit W., Saiwirunporn P., Pongpaibul A, Korpraphong P. Benefit of Double Contrast MRI in Diagnosis of Hepatocellular Carcinoma in Patients with Chronic Liver Diseases. J Med Assoc Thai. 2014; 97: 540-7.
  14. Zech C.J., Korpraphong P., Huppertz A., Denecke T., Kim M-J, Tonamkiat W., Gschwend S., Jonas E., Ba-Ssalamah A. Gadoxetic-enhanced MRI versus conventional MRI or MDCT for staging of liver metastases: The VALUE Study- a randomized mulmulticenterial. BJS 2014: 101; 613-621.
  15. Korpraphong P., Limsuwarn P., Tangcharoensathien W., Angsusinha T., Chuthapisith S. Benefit of additional breast ultrasonography in average risk, non-fatty breast women in screening mammogram. Acta Radiol 2014; 55: 903-8.
  16. Korpraphong P., Tritanon O., Tangcharoensathien W., Angsusinha T., Thephamongkhol K., Chuthapisith S. Ultrasonographic characteristics of mammographically occult small breast cancer. J Breast Cancer 2012; 15: 344-9.
  17. Korpraphong P., Triporndeeprasert P., Saiwirunporn P. Value of SENSE MRI in insulinoma. Siriraj Medical Journal 2009: 61; 287-291.
  18. Korpraphong P., Leyendecker JR., Hildebolt CF., Narra V., Bae KT., Brown JJ. Serial MR Imaging of small arterially-enhancing liver lesions in patients with chronic liver disease. J Med Assoc Thai. 2009; 548-55.
  19. Korpraphong G P., Tovannabutra P., Muangsomboon K. Renal Artery Stenosis: Diagnostic Performance of Balanced Fast Field Gradient Echo MRA. J Med Assoc Thai. 2009; 1007-83.