Bassam Alchi

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  1. ncbi request reprint A 70-year-old man with weight loss, dry mouth and renal insufficiency
    Bassam Alchi
    Division of Clinical Nephrology and Rheumatology, Niigata University Graduate School of Medicine and Dental Sciences, Japan
    Nephrol Dial Transplant 19:2661-4. 2004
  2. ncbi request reprint Osteopontin expression in acute renal allograft rejection
    Bassam Alchi
    Division of Clinical Nephrology and Rheumatology, Niigata University Graduate School of Medical and Dental Sciences, Niigata, Japan
    Kidney Int 67:886-96. 2005
  3. ncbi request reprint Recurrent light and heavy chain deposition disease after renal transplantation
    Bassam Alchi
    Division of Clinical Nephrology and Rheumatology, Niigata University Graduate School of Medical and Dental Sciences, Niigata, Japan
    Nephrol Dial Transplant 20:1487-91. 2005
  4. ncbi request reprint Collagenofibrotic glomerulopathy: clinicopathologic overview of a rare glomerular disease
    Bassam Alchi
    Division of Clinical Nephrology and Rheumatology, Niigata University Graduate School of Medical and Dental Sciences, Niigata, Japan
    Am J Kidney Dis 49:499-506. 2007
  5. ncbi request reprint Immunohistochemical evidence of activated lectin pathway in kidney allografts with peritubular capillary C4d deposition
    Naofumi Imai
    Division of Clinical Nephrology and Rheumatology, Niigata University Graduate School of Medical and Dental Sciences, Niigata, Japan
    Nephrol Dial Transplant 21:2589-95. 2006
  6. ncbi request reprint Leiomyosarcoma of the abdominal aorta: a rare cause of renovascular hypertension
    Seitaro Iguchi
    Division of Clinical Nephrology and Rheumatology, Niigata University Graduate School of Medical and Dental Sciences, Japan
    Hypertens Res 30:279-83. 2007
  7. ncbi request reprint Mortality predictors after 10 years of dialysis: a prospective study of Japanese hemodialysis patients
    Junya Ajiro
    Division of Clinical Nephrology and Rheumatology, Niigata University Graduate School of Medical and Dental Sciences, Asahimachi Dori, Niigata, Japan
    Clin J Am Soc Nephrol 2:653-60. 2007
  8. ncbi request reprint SM22alpha: the novel phenotype marker of injured glomerular epithelial cells in anti-glomerular basement membrane nephritis
    Asa Ogawa
    Division of Clinical Nephrology and Rheumatology, Institute of Nephrology, Niigata University Graduate School of Medical and Dental Sciences, Niigata, Japan
    Nephron Exp Nephrol 106:e77-87. 2007
  9. ncbi request reprint Renovascular hypertension: a unique cause of unilateral focal segmental glomerulosclerosis
    Bassam Alchi
    Division of Clinical Nephrology and Rheumatology, Niigata University Graduate School of Medical and Dental Sciences, Japan
    Hypertens Res 29:203-7. 2006
  10. ncbi request reprint A novel type of encephalopathy associated with mushroom Sugihiratake ingestion in patients with chronic kidney diseases
    Fumitake Gejyo
    Division of Clinical Nephrology and Rheumatology, Niigata University Graduate School of Medical and Dental Sciences, Niigata, Japan
    Kidney Int 68:188-92. 2005

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Publications12

  1. ncbi request reprint A 70-year-old man with weight loss, dry mouth and renal insufficiency
    Bassam Alchi
    Division of Clinical Nephrology and Rheumatology, Niigata University Graduate School of Medicine and Dental Sciences, Japan
    Nephrol Dial Transplant 19:2661-4. 2004
  2. ncbi request reprint Osteopontin expression in acute renal allograft rejection
    Bassam Alchi
    Division of Clinical Nephrology and Rheumatology, Niigata University Graduate School of Medical and Dental Sciences, Niigata, Japan
    Kidney Int 67:886-96. 2005
    ..Osteopontin (OPN) is a potent chemoattractant for mononuclear cells that is up-regulated in various inflammatory states of the kidney. The role of OPN and its expression in human renal allograft rejection are unknown...
  3. ncbi request reprint Recurrent light and heavy chain deposition disease after renal transplantation
    Bassam Alchi
    Division of Clinical Nephrology and Rheumatology, Niigata University Graduate School of Medical and Dental Sciences, Niigata, Japan
    Nephrol Dial Transplant 20:1487-91. 2005
  4. ncbi request reprint Collagenofibrotic glomerulopathy: clinicopathologic overview of a rare glomerular disease
    Bassam Alchi
    Division of Clinical Nephrology and Rheumatology, Niigata University Graduate School of Medical and Dental Sciences, Niigata, Japan
    Am J Kidney Dis 49:499-506. 2007
    ..A definite diagnosis can be established when typical histological findings are supported by immunohistochemistry for specific collagen types and electron microscopy with special staining methods. No specific treatment is available...
  5. ncbi request reprint Immunohistochemical evidence of activated lectin pathway in kidney allografts with peritubular capillary C4d deposition
    Naofumi Imai
    Division of Clinical Nephrology and Rheumatology, Niigata University Graduate School of Medical and Dental Sciences, Niigata, Japan
    Nephrol Dial Transplant 21:2589-95. 2006
    ..We have recently reported the in situ role of the later phase of the complement cascade in renal allografts with C4d deposition; however, the initial process prior to C4d deposition is yet to be resolved...
  6. ncbi request reprint Leiomyosarcoma of the abdominal aorta: a rare cause of renovascular hypertension
    Seitaro Iguchi
    Division of Clinical Nephrology and Rheumatology, Niigata University Graduate School of Medical and Dental Sciences, Japan
    Hypertens Res 30:279-83. 2007
    ..The patient developed renal failure due to bilateral renal infarction, and died 3 months after her initial presentation with ischemic colitis. Postmortem examination confirmed the diagnosis...
  7. ncbi request reprint Mortality predictors after 10 years of dialysis: a prospective study of Japanese hemodialysis patients
    Junya Ajiro
    Division of Clinical Nephrology and Rheumatology, Niigata University Graduate School of Medical and Dental Sciences, Asahimachi Dori, Niigata, Japan
    Clin J Am Soc Nephrol 2:653-60. 2007
    ..This work aimed to examine the predictive value for death of various clinical variables after long-term hemodialysis (HD)...
  8. ncbi request reprint SM22alpha: the novel phenotype marker of injured glomerular epithelial cells in anti-glomerular basement membrane nephritis
    Asa Ogawa
    Division of Clinical Nephrology and Rheumatology, Institute of Nephrology, Niigata University Graduate School of Medical and Dental Sciences, Niigata, Japan
    Nephron Exp Nephrol 106:e77-87. 2007
    ..SM22alpha is a 22-kDa cytoskeletal protein that is exclusively expressed in smooth muscle cells. We investigated the localization of SM22alpha at mRNA and protein levels, and its pathological significance in anti-GBM nephritis kidneys...
  9. ncbi request reprint Renovascular hypertension: a unique cause of unilateral focal segmental glomerulosclerosis
    Bassam Alchi
    Division of Clinical Nephrology and Rheumatology, Niigata University Graduate School of Medical and Dental Sciences, Japan
    Hypertens Res 29:203-7. 2006
    ..This case illustrates the heterogeneous effect of the renin-angiotensin system on either kidney in patients with renovascular hypertension due to unilateral renal artery stenosis...
  10. ncbi request reprint A novel type of encephalopathy associated with mushroom Sugihiratake ingestion in patients with chronic kidney diseases
    Fumitake Gejyo
    Division of Clinical Nephrology and Rheumatology, Niigata University Graduate School of Medical and Dental Sciences, Niigata, Japan
    Kidney Int 68:188-92. 2005
    ..While the exact etiology of this encephalopathy remained mysterious, we aimed to describe its clinical features...
  11. doi request reprint New advances in renal amyloidosis
    Shinichi Nishi
    Blood Purification Center, Niigata University Medical and Dental Hospital, 1 754 Asahimachi dori, Niigata 951 8520, Japan
    Clin Exp Nephrol 12:93-101. 2008
    ..Clinical advances have been made in various aspects of renal amyloidosis...
  12. ncbi request reprint The morphological compensatory change of peritubular capillary network in chronic allograft rejection
    Shinichi Nishi
    Blood Purification Center, Niigata University Hospital, Niigata City, Japan
    Clin Transplant 19:7-11. 2005
    ..01). In this study, we provided pathological evidence for the compensatory interstitial and glomerular hemodynamic alterations in kidney graft with chronic rejection and the condition as single kidney...