John K. Eshun, MD

  • Consulting Physician, Gastroenterology
  • Associate Professor of Pediatrics, University of Tennessee Health Science Center

Departments

Education

MD - lnstituto Superior de Ciencias Medicas, Havana, Cuba
Internship - Miami Children's Hospital, Miami, FL
Residency - Miami Children's Hospital, Miami, FL
Fellowship - University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences, Little Rock, AR
Fellowship - University of Tennessee Health Science Center, Memphis, TN

Clinical Interests

  • Pediatric Gastroenterology

Selected Publications

Nezakatgoo N, Shokouh-Amiri MH, Gaber AO, Grewal HP, Vera SR, Chamsuddin AA, Eshun JK, Jeng M. Liver transplantation for acute Budd-Chiari syndrome in identical twin sisters with Factor V leiden mutation. Transplantation. 2003 Jul 15;76(1):195-8.

Yao V, Eshun JK, Lu S, Berschneider HM, Black DD. Regulation of triacylglycerol and phospholipid trafficking by fatty acids in newborn swine enterocytes. Am J Physiol Gastrointest Liver Physiol. 2002 May;282(5):G817-24.

Eshun JK, Black DD, Casteel H, Linn L, Horn H and Parham DM: Comparison of lmmunohistochemistry and Silver Stain for the diagnosis of pediatric Helicobacter pylori infections in Urease-negative gastric biopsies. Pediatr dev Pathol. 2001 Jan-Feb;4(1):82-88

Wang H, Roberson R, Du J, Eshun JK, Berschneider HM, and Black DD: Regulation of apolipoprotein secretion by biliary lipids in newborn swine intestinal epithelial cells. Am J Physiol. 1999 Feb;276(2 Pt 1):G353-62.

Last update: March 2018