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Zin W. Myint, MD

Zin W. Myint, MD
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Specialties

  • Medical Oncology
This provider offers TeleCare
  • Conditions treated

    Adrenal cancer,  Bladder cancer,  Kidney cancer,  Penile cancer,  Prostate cancer,  Testicular cancer
  • About

    Zin Myint, MBBS, earned her medical degree from the University of Medicine, Mandalay, Myanmar. She completed her internal medicine residency at Medstar Union Memorial/Good Samaritan hospital in Baltimore, Maryland. She completed a fellowship in hematology and oncology at University of Kentucky where she also served as a Chief fellow during her final year of fellowship. Additionally, Dr. Myint completed a Cancer Therapy Evaluation Program (CTEP) physician externship at the National Cancer Institute (NCI) that focused on designing clinical trials and clinical research projects.

    She is a medical oncologist focusing on genitourinary malignancies – prostate, kidney, bladder, and testicular cancers. She is also a clinical researcher and her interest is to develop early phase clinical trials in prostate, bladder and kidney cancers. Her ultimate goal is to provide treatments that improve quality and prolong the lives of patients.

    Faculty Rank

    Assistant Professor of Medicine

    Degree

    University of Medicine, Mandalay, Myanmar (Burma)

    Residency

    Internal Medicine, Medstar Health/Union Memorial Hospital Program, Baltimore, Md.

    Fellowship

    Hematology and Oncology, University of Kentucky, Lexington, Ky.

    Certifications and Special Training

    American Board of Internal Medicine

  • Publications

    1. Disparities in prostate cancer survival in Appalachian Kentucky: a population-based study. Myint ZW, O'Neal R, Chen Q, Huang B, Vanderpool R, Wang P.
      Rural Remote Health. 2019 May;19(2):4989. doi: 10.22605/RRH4989. Epub 2019 May 12.
      PMID:31078134
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    2. Integrating a 92-Gene Expression Analysis for the Management of Neuroendocrine Tumors of Unknown Primary Chauhan A, Farooqui Z, Silva SR, Murray A, Hodges KB, Yu Q, Myint ZW, Raajesekar AK, Weiss H, Arnold S, Evers BM, Anthony L.
      Asian Pac J Cancer Prev. 2019 Jan 25;20(1):113-116.
      PMID:30678389
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    3. Management of Diffuse Idiopathic Pulmonary Neuroendocrine Cell Hyperplasia: Review and a Single Center Experience. Myint ZW, McCormick J, Chauhan A, Behrens E, Anthony LB.
      Lung. 2018 Oct;196(5):577-581. doi: 10.1007/s00408-018-0149-z. Epub 2018 Aug 25. Review.
      PMID:30167840
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    4. Copper deficiency anemia: review article. Myint ZW, Oo TH, Thein KZ, Tun AM, Saeed H.
      Ann Hematol. 2018 Sep;97(9):1527-1534. doi: 10.1007/s00277-018-3407-5. Epub 2018 Jun 29. Review.
      PMID:29959467
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  • Research

    Cancer Center Member

    Programs

    • Translational Oncology
  • Locations

    Medical Oncology

    Multidisciplinary Clinic

    Whitney Hendrickson Building
    UK Markey Cancer Center
    Whitney-Hendrickson Building
    800 Rose St.
    First Floor, Room 134
    Lexington, KY 40536
    Fax 859-257-3757

    A parking lot is located near the Whitney-Hendrickson Building, accessible via Hospital Drive. Get directions to Whitney-Hendrickson.

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