A Fujikawa

Summary

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Diffusion-weighted MR imaging of Carmofur-induced leukoencephalopathy
    A Fujikawa
    Department of Radiology, Kyorin University, 6 20 2, Shinkawa, Mitaka, Tokyo, 181 8611, Japan
    Eur Radiol 11:2602-6. 2001
  2. ncbi request reprint Scenes from the past. The dawn of radiology in Japan
    Akira Fujikawa
    Department of Radiology, Japan Self Defense Forces Central Hospital, 1 2 24 Ikejiri, Setagaya, Tokyo 154 8532, Japan
    Radiographics 23:1011-7. 2003
  3. ncbi request reprint Case report: spinal cord infarction demonstrated on diffusion-weighted MR imaging with a single-shot fast spin-echo sequence
    Akira Fujikawa
    Department of Radiology, Japan Self Defencse Forces Central Hospital, Tokyo, Japan
    J Comput Assist Tomogr 27:415-9. 2003
  4. ncbi request reprint Immediate improvement of a persistent cough after tumor embolization for renal cell carcinoma--a rare manifestation of paraneoplastic syndrome
    Akira Fujikawa
    Department of Radiology, Japan Self Defense Forces Central Hospital, Ikejiri, Setagaya Ku, Tokyo, Japan
    Scand J Urol Nephrol 36:393-5. 2002
  5. ncbi request reprint MR imaging of meniscal malformations of the knee mimicking displaced bucket-handle tear
    Akira Fujikawa
    Department of Radiology, Japan Self Defense Forces Central Hospital, 1 2 24, Ikejiri, Setagaya, Tokyo 154 8532, Japan
    Skeletal Radiol 31:292-5. 2002
  6. ncbi request reprint Diffusion-weighted MR imaging in acute spinal cord ischemia
    Akira Fujikawa
    Department of Radiology, Japan Self Defense Forces Central Hospital, 1 2 24 Ikejiri, Setagaya, 154 8532 Tokyo, Japan
    Eur Radiol 14:2076-8. 2004
  7. ncbi request reprint Diffusion-weighted MRI of subdural and epidural empyemas
    K Tsuchiya
    Department of Radiology, Kyorin University School of Medicine, 6 20 2 Shinkawa, Mitaka, 181 8611, Tokyo, Japan
    Neuroradiology 45:220-3. 2003
  8. ncbi request reprint Visualization of cervical nerve roots and their distal nerve fibers by diffusion-weighted scanning using parallel imaging
    K Tsuchiya
    Department of Radiology, Kyorin University School of Medicine, Mitaka, Tokyo, Japan
    Acta Radiol 47:599-602. 2006
  9. ncbi request reprint Diffusion-weighted MRI of the cervical spinal cord using a single-shot fast spin-echo technique: findings in normal subjects and in myelomalacia
    K Tsuchiya
    Department of Radiology, Kyorin University School of Medicine, 6 20 2 Shinkawa, Mitaka, 181 8611 Tokyo, Japan
    Neuroradiology 45:90-4. 2003
  10. doi request reprint A case of incidentally detected IgG4-related sclerosing disease involving inflammatory abdominal aortic aneurysm and autoimmune pancreatitis
    Yasunori Matsuki
    Department of Medicine, Japan Self Defense Force Central Hospital, 1 2 24 Ikejiri, Setagaya, Tokyo 154 8532, Japan
    Mod Rheumatol 20:306-10. 2010

Collaborators

  • Muneo Nakaya
  • K Tsuchiya
  • Yasunori Matsuki
  • Hiroshi Hashimoto
  • Akiko Takasuga
  • Masato Kominami
  • Kousei Takeda
  • Kazuya Inoue
  • Kou Yokouchi
  • Atsushi Takano
  • Ken Tatsuda
  • Kazuyoshi Chiba
  • Yoshikazu Sugimoto
  • Toshiaki Oe
  • Kazunori Mizoshita
  • Takashi Hirano
  • Yasushi Mizoguchi
  • Toshio Watanabe
  • Megumi Furukawa-Kuroiwa
  • Atsuko Nishimura-Abe
  • Tatsuo Fujita
  • Naoya Ihara
  • Naohiko Kobayashi
  • Atsushi Ogino
  • Taiji Tamura
  • Kengo Yamaguchi
  • Masatoshi Horiuchi
  • Yutaka Naoi
  • Osamu Horikawa

Detail Information

Publications24

  1. ncbi request reprint Diffusion-weighted MR imaging of Carmofur-induced leukoencephalopathy
    A Fujikawa
    Department of Radiology, Kyorin University, 6 20 2, Shinkawa, Mitaka, Tokyo, 181 8611, Japan
    Eur Radiol 11:2602-6. 2001
    ..Our results suggest that diffusion-weighted MR imaging may be useful to differentiate carmofur-induced leukoencephalopathy from age-related periventricular hyperintensity...
  2. ncbi request reprint Scenes from the past. The dawn of radiology in Japan
    Akira Fujikawa
    Department of Radiology, Japan Self Defense Forces Central Hospital, 1 2 24 Ikejiri, Setagaya, Tokyo 154 8532, Japan
    Radiographics 23:1011-7. 2003
  3. ncbi request reprint Case report: spinal cord infarction demonstrated on diffusion-weighted MR imaging with a single-shot fast spin-echo sequence
    Akira Fujikawa
    Department of Radiology, Japan Self Defencse Forces Central Hospital, Tokyo, Japan
    J Comput Assist Tomogr 27:415-9. 2003
    ..SSFSE-DW imaging of the spinal cord may provide additional information for assessment of ischemic changes...
  4. ncbi request reprint Immediate improvement of a persistent cough after tumor embolization for renal cell carcinoma--a rare manifestation of paraneoplastic syndrome
    Akira Fujikawa
    Department of Radiology, Japan Self Defense Forces Central Hospital, Ikejiri, Setagaya Ku, Tokyo, Japan
    Scand J Urol Nephrol 36:393-5. 2002
    ..The clinical manifestations of the patient are most likely representing paraneoplastic syndrome secondary to renal cell carcinoma...
  5. ncbi request reprint MR imaging of meniscal malformations of the knee mimicking displaced bucket-handle tear
    Akira Fujikawa
    Department of Radiology, Japan Self Defense Forces Central Hospital, 1 2 24, Ikejiri, Setagaya, Tokyo 154 8532, Japan
    Skeletal Radiol 31:292-5. 2002
    ..In the latter, a similar lateral meniscal malformation was observed contralaterally at MR arthrography...
  6. ncbi request reprint Diffusion-weighted MR imaging in acute spinal cord ischemia
    Akira Fujikawa
    Department of Radiology, Japan Self Defense Forces Central Hospital, 1 2 24 Ikejiri, Setagaya, 154 8532 Tokyo, Japan
    Eur Radiol 14:2076-8. 2004
    ..DW imaging of the spinal cord can contribute to the early detection of spinal cord vascular compromise...
  7. ncbi request reprint Diffusion-weighted MRI of subdural and epidural empyemas
    K Tsuchiya
    Department of Radiology, Kyorin University School of Medicine, 6 20 2 Shinkawa, Mitaka, 181 8611, Tokyo, Japan
    Neuroradiology 45:220-3. 2003
    ..DWI may be an adjunct to conventional sequences for differentiating between subdural and epidural empyemas...
  8. ncbi request reprint Visualization of cervical nerve roots and their distal nerve fibers by diffusion-weighted scanning using parallel imaging
    K Tsuchiya
    Department of Radiology, Kyorin University School of Medicine, Mitaka, Tokyo, Japan
    Acta Radiol 47:599-602. 2006
    ..To report a technique developed for visualizing cervical nerve roots and distal nerve fibers using diffusion-weighted magnetic resonance imaging employing parallel imaging...
  9. ncbi request reprint Diffusion-weighted MRI of the cervical spinal cord using a single-shot fast spin-echo technique: findings in normal subjects and in myelomalacia
    K Tsuchiya
    Department of Radiology, Kyorin University School of Medicine, 6 20 2 Shinkawa, Mitaka, 181 8611 Tokyo, Japan
    Neuroradiology 45:90-4. 2003
    ..30+/-0.38x10(-3) mm(2)/s) were significantly higher than those of normal volunteers (2.26+/-0.08x10(-3) mm(2)/s). Increased diffusion in areas of cervical myelomalacia, suggesting irreversible damage, can be detected using this technique...
  10. doi request reprint A case of incidentally detected IgG4-related sclerosing disease involving inflammatory abdominal aortic aneurysm and autoimmune pancreatitis
    Yasunori Matsuki
    Department of Medicine, Japan Self Defense Force Central Hospital, 1 2 24 Ikejiri, Setagaya, Tokyo 154 8532, Japan
    Mod Rheumatol 20:306-10. 2010
    ..The patient responded favorably to steroid treatment before the appearance of symptoms...
  11. ncbi request reprint Differentiation between solitary brain metastasis and high-grade glioma by diffusion tensor imaging
    K Tsuchiya
    Department of Radiology, Kyorin University School of Medicine, 6 20 2, Shinkawa, Mitaka, Tokyo 181 8611, Japan
    Br J Radiol 78:533-7. 2005
    ..Although FA values are not helpful in differentiating between the two groups, visual differences in FA values can allow the differentiation. Displacement of white-matter fibres is another finding suggestive of metastasis...
  12. ncbi request reprint Three-dimensional MR digital subtraction angiography using parallel imaging and keyhole data sampling in cerebrovascular diseases: initial experience
    Kazuhiro Tsuchiya
    Department of Radiology, Kyorin University School of Medicine, 6 20 2, Shinkawa, Mitaka, Tokyo, 181 8611, Japan
    Eur Radiol 14:1494-7. 2004
    ..Although inferior to conventional angiography, this technique can provide both anatomical and hemodynamic information of CVDs...
  13. doi request reprint CT angiography covering both cervical and cerebral arteries using high iodine concentration contrast material with dose reduction on a 16 multidetector-row system
    Akira Fujikawa
    Department of Radiology, Japan Self Defense Forces Central Hospital, 1 2 24, Ikejiri, Setagaya, Tokyo, 154 8532, Japan
    Neuroradiology 52:291-5. 2010
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  14. ncbi request reprint Diffusion tensor tractography of the lower spinal cord
    Kazuhiro Tsuchiya
    Department of Radiology, Kyorin University School of Medicine, 6 20 2, Shinkawa, Mitaka, Tokyo 181 8611, Japan
    Neuroradiology 50:221-5. 2008
    ..We employed a diffusion-tensor (DT) imaging technique involving a single-shot echo-planar sequence in combination with parallel imaging for tractography of the lower spinal cord and assessed the feasibility of this technique...
  15. ncbi request reprint Chronic scapulothoracic bursitis associated with thoracoplasty
    Akira Fujikawa
    Department of Radiology, Japan Self Defense Forces Central Hospital, 1 2 24 Ikejiri, Setagaya, Tokyo 154 8532, Japan
    AJR Am J Roentgenol 183:1487-8. 2004
  16. ncbi request reprint Postoperative assessment of extracranial-intracranial bypass by time-resolved 3D contrast-enhanced MR angiography using parallel imaging
    Kazuhiro Tsuchiya
    Department of Radiology, Kyorin University School of Medicine, Tokyo, Japan
    AJNR Am J Neuroradiol 26:2243-7. 2005
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  17. ncbi request reprint Diffusion tractography of the cervical spinal cord by using parallel imaging
    Kazuhiro Tsuchiya
    Department of Radiology, Kyorin University School of Medicine, 6 20 2 Shinkawa, Mitaka, Tokyo 161 8611, Japan
    AJNR Am J Neuroradiol 26:398-400. 2005
    ..By setting one region of interest in the cerebral peduncle and another in the entire cord on source images, tracts on each side were visualized. This method is promising for tractography of the cervical cord...
  18. ncbi request reprint Retained surgical sponge in the thigh: report of the third known case in the limb
    Masato Kominami
    Department of Radiology, Japan Self Defence Forces Central Hospital, Tokyo, Japan
    Radiat Med 21:220-2. 2003
    ..Histopathological examination revealed foreign body reaction related to the retained gauze sponge. Our case, the third to our knowledge of gossypiboma in a limb, demonstrated characteristic MR imaging findings...
  19. ncbi request reprint Comparison of MRI sequences to detect ventriculitis
    Akira Fujikawa
    Department of Radiology, Japan Self Defense Forces Central Hospital, 1 2 24, Ikejiri, Setagaya, Tokyo 154 8532, Japan
    AJR Am J Roentgenol 187:1048-53. 2006
    ..The ability of different MRI sequences to depict characteristic findings suggestive of ventriculitis was compared...
  20. ncbi request reprint Schwannoma of the trachea; a new resection technique
    Kousei Takeda
    Department of Otolaryngology, Japan Self Defense Forces Central Hospital, 1 2 24, Ikejiri, Setagaya Ku, 154 8532, Tokyo, Japan
    Auris Nasus Larynx 30:425-7. 2003
    ..No complications developed during or after the procedure. To our knowledge, this is the first report of the removal of a tracheal schwannoma by this technique...
  21. ncbi request reprint Serial Ga-67 scintigraphic findings of adult onset Still's disease
    Akira Fujikawa
    Department of Radiology, Japan Self Defense Forces Central Hospital, Setagaya, Tokyo, Japan
    Clin Nucl Med 29:372-4. 2004
  22. ncbi request reprint Value of diffusion-weighted MR imaging in acute cervical cord injury as a predictor of outcome
    Kazuhiro Tsuchiya
    Department of Radiology, Kyorin University School of Medicine, 6 20 2, Shinkawa, Mitaka, Tokyo, 181 8611, Japan
    Neuroradiology 48:803-8. 2006
    ..We analyzed the findings of diffusion-weighted (DW) imaging using the single-shot fast spin-echo sequence in acute cervical cord injury and evaluated the usefulness of this method for predicting the prognosis...
  23. ncbi request reprint Identification of bovine QTL for growth and carcass traits in Japanese Black cattle by replication and identical-by-descent mapping
    Akiko Takasuga
    Shirakawa Institute of Animal Genetics, Japan Livestock Technology Association, Odakura, Nishigo, Fukushima 961 8061, Japan
    Mamm Genome 18:125-36. 2007
    ..The abundant and replicated QTL information will enhance the opportunities for positional cloning of causative genes for the quantitative traits and efficient breeding using marker-assisted selection...
  24. ncbi request reprint Neurography of the spinal nerve roots by diffusion tensor scanning applying motion-probing gradients in six directions
    Kazuhiro Tsuchiya
    Department of Radiology, Kyorin University School of Medicine
    Magn Reson Med Sci 6:1-5. 2007
    ..Diffusion-weighted (DW) magnetic resonance (MR) imaging of the nerve roots and peripheral nerves has been reported. We applied a sequence similar to brain diffusion tensor (DT) tractography to such a technique and assessed its feasibility...