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Dr. S.F. NGU (吳庥慧醫生)

Clinical Assistant Professor
  • location
    6/F, Professorial Block, Queen Mary Hospital
  • telephone
    (852) 2255 4517
  • facsimile
    (852) 2855 0947
  • HKU Scholars Hub
Research Interests
  • General Gynacology
  • Gynaecological Onocology


  • Yung M.H., Tang W.M., Cai C.H., Leung T.H.Y., Ngu S.F., Chan K.K.L., Xu D., Yang H.U.I.J.U.A.N., Ngan H.Y.S. and Chan D.W., GRO-α and IL-8 enhance ovarian cancer metastatic potential via the CXCR2-mediated TAK1/NFκB signaling cascade, Theranostics. 2018, 8: 1270-1285. (Publication No. : 284377)

  • Tse K.Y., Chiu W.H.K., Chan K.K.L., Chu M.Y.M., Ngu S.F., Cheung A.N.Y., Ngan H.Y.S. and Ip P.C.P., A Case Series of Five Patients With Pure or Mixed Gestational Epithelioid Trophoblastic Tumors and a Literature Review on Mixed Tumors, American Journal of Clinical Pathology. 2018. (Publication No. : 285802)

  • Ngu S.F., Chu M.Y.M., Tse K.Y., Chan K.K.L., Ip P.C.P., Cheung A.N.Y. and Ngan H.Y.S., Role Of Lymphadenectomy And Vincristine, Actinomycin-D, and Cyclophosphamide Chemotherapy in Malignant Ovarian Germ Cell Tumors, European Journal of Gynaecological Oncology. 2018, 39(1): 63-69. (Publication No. : 284270)

  • Liu S., Chan K.K.L., Chu K.H., Wei N., Lau S.K., Ngu S.F., Chu M.Y.M., Tse K.Y., Ip P.C.P., Ng E.K.O., Cheung A.N.Y. and Ngan H.Y.S., Oncogenic microRNA signature for early diagnosis of cervical intraepithelial neoplasia and cancer, 2018. No. : 294143)

  • CHEN K., Liu X., MAK S.L., Yung M.H., Leung T.H.Y., Xu D., Ngu S.F., Chan K.K.L., Yang H.J., Ngan H.Y.S. and Chan D.W., Methylation-associated silencing of miR-193a-3p promotes ovarian cancer aggressiveness by targeting GRB7 and MAPK/ERK pathways , Theranostics. 2018, 8: 423-436. (Publication No. : 284013)

  • Lee E.Y.P., PERUCHO J.A.U., Vardhanabhuti V., He J., Siu W.K.S., Ngu S.F., Mayr N.A., Yuh W.T.C., Chan Q. and Khong P.L., Intravoxel incoherent motion MRI assessment of chemoradiation-induced pelvic bone marrow changes in cervical cancer and correlation with hematological toxicity, Journal of Magnetic Resonance Imaging. 2017, 46: 1491-1498.

  • SF Ngu, N Wei, TTC Kwan, MMY Chu, KY Tse, KKL Chan, HYS Ngan. Impact of different educational interventions on psychosocial wellbeing of Hong Kong Chinese women with a positive high-risk human papillomavirus and normal cervical cytology. Journal of Psychosomatic Obstetrics & Gynecology 2017: 10: 1 – 10.

  • Ngu SF, Chu MM, Ip PP, Ngan HY. Vulvar Hidradenitis Suppurativa: Is the Mass Malignant? J Obstet Gynaecol Can. 2017 Mar 30. S1701-2163(16)39741-9.

  • Seto T.Y.M., Ip P.C.P., Ngu S.F., Cheung A.N.Y. and Pun T.C., Positive predictive value of endometrial polyps in Pipelle aspiration sampling: a histopathological study of 195 cases., Eur J Obstet Gynecol Reprod Biol.. 2016, 203: 12-15.

  • Ngai F.W. and Ngu S.F., Family sense of coherence and family and marital functioning across the perinatal period, Sexual & reproductive healthcare : official journal of the Swedish Association of Midwives. 2016, 7: 33-37.

  • Agarwal Sharma R., Lee E.Y.P., Vardhanabhuti V., Khong P.L. and Ngu S.F., Unusual Case of Postmenopausal Diffuse Endometriosis Mimicking Metastastic Ovarian Malignancy, Clinical Nuclear Medicine. 2016, 41(2): e120-e122.

  • Yung SS, Ngu SF, Cheung VY. Late presentation of a variant of Herlyn-Werner-Wunderlich syndrome. Int J Gynaecol Obstet 2016:133(2):238-9.

  • Seto MT, Ip PPC, Ngu SF, Cheung ANY, Pun TC. Positive predictive value of endometrial polyps in Pipelle aspiration sampling: A histopathological study of 195 cases. Eur J Obstet Gynecol Reprod Biol. 2016 Apr 30;203:12-15.

  • Ngu SF and Ngan HYS. Chemotherapy in pregnancy. Best Pract Res Clin Obstet Gynaecol 2015,

  • Ngai FW and Ngu SF. Predictors Of Maternal And Paternal Depressive Symptoms At Postpartum. J Psychosom Res 2015, 78(2): 156-61.

  • Cheung KW, Ngu SF and Cheung VYT. Sonographic characteristics of the uterus in asymptomatic women after second-trimester medical termination of pregnancy. J Ultrasound Med 2015, 34(4): 611-6.

  • Ko JK, Seto MT, Ngu SF, Cheung VT. Urethral prolapse in a postmenopausal woman. Journal of Obstetrics and Gynaecology Canada. J Obstet Gynaecol Can 2014. Feb;36(2):105.

  • Ngu SF, Cheung VYT and Pun TC. Surgical Management of Adnexal Masses in Pregnancy. JSLS. 2014, 18(1): 71-75.

  • Ngai FW and Ngu SF. Predictors Of Family And Marital Functioning At Early Postpartum. J Adv Nurs. 2014, 70(11): 2588-97.

  • Ngai FW and Ngu SF. Family Sense Of Coherence And Family Adaptation Among Childbearing Couples, Journal of Nursing Scholarship. 2014, 46: 82-90.

  • Lui MW, Ngu SF, Cheung VY. Mullerian cyst of the uterus misdiagnosed as ovarian cyst on pelvic sonography. J Clin Ultrasound. 2014 Mar-Apr;42(3):183-4.

  • Ko JKY, Seto TYM, Ngu SF and Cheung VYT. Urethral Prolapse In A Postmenopausal Woman. J Obstet Gynaecol Canada 2014, 36(2): 105.

  • Cheung KW, Ngu SF, Lee CP. Fetal fibronectin test on Chinese women with symptoms of preterm labour: a pilot study. Hong Kong Med J. 2013 Oct;19(5):424-8. [PubMed]

  • Chia CF, Lai JH, Cheung PK, Kwong LT, Lau FP, Leung KH, Leung MT, Wong FC, Ngu SF. Dysmenorrhoea among Hong Kong university students: prevalence, impact, and management. Hong Kong Med J. 2013 Jun;19(3):222-8. [PubMed]

  • Lui MW, Ngu SF, Cheung VY. Mullerian cyst of the uterus misdiagnosed as ovarian cyst on pelvic sonography. J Clin Ultrasound. 2013 Aug 16. doi: 10.1002/jcu.22081. [Epub ahead of print] [PubMed]

  • Ngu SF, Ko JK, Cheung VY. Value of human chorionic gonadotropin levels in diagnosing cervical ectopic pregnancy. Acta Obstet Gynecol Scand. 2013 May;92(5):608-9. [PubMed]

  • Seto MT, Ngu SF, Cheung VY, Pun TC.Second trimester medical abortion in a woman with prior classical caesarean section and a uterine leiomyoma - A case report. Eur J Contracept Reprod Health Care. 2013 Oct;18(5):410-4. [PubMed]

  • Ko JK, Wan HL, Ngu SF, Cheung VY, Ng EH. Cesarean scar molar pregnancy. Obstet Gynecol. 2012 Feb;119(2 Pt 2):449-51. [PubMed]

  • Ngai FW, Ngu SF. Family sense of coherence and quality of life. Qual Life Res. 2012 Dec 9. [Epub ahead of print] [PubMed]

  • Ngai FW, Ngu SF. Psychometric properties of a Chinese version of the medical outcomes study family and marital functioning measures in Hong Kong Chinese childbearing families. Community Ment Health J. 2012 Oct;48(5):634-42. 

  • Ngu SF, Cheung VY, Pun TC. Randomized study of vaginoscopy and H Pipelle vs traditional hysteroscopy and standard Pipelle. J Minim Invasive Gynecol. 2012 Mar-Apr;19(2):206-11. [PubMed]

  • Ngai FW, Ngu SF. Translation and validation of a chinese version of the family sense of coherence scale in Chinese childbearing families. Nurs Res. 2011 Sep-Oct;60(5):295-301. [PubMed]

  • Ngu SF, Cheung VY, Pun TC. Left upper quadrant approach in gynecologic laparoscopic surgery. Acta Obstet Gynecol Scand. 2011 Dec;90(12):1406-9. [PubMed]

  • Ngu SF, Cheung VY. Non-tubal ectopic pregnancy. Int J Gynaecol Obstet. 2011 Dec;115(3):295-7. [PubMed]

  • Ngu SF, Cheung VY. Vulvar endometriosis. J Obstet Gynaecol Can. 2011 Sep;33(9):891.

  • Ngu SF, Cheung VYT. An update on the management of acute pelvic inflammatory disease. The Hong Kong Medical Diary. 2011 Oct;16(10):9-11.

  • Ngu SF, Wan T, Tam YS, Cheung VY. Torsion of a tumor within an accessory ovary. Obstet Gynecol 2011;117(2 Pt 2):477-8. [PubMed]