Yasuhiro Shimizu

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Affiliation: Aichi Cancer Center
Country: Japan

Publications

  1. doi request reprint Predictors of malignancy in intraductal papillary mucinous neoplasm of the pancreas: analysis of 310 pancreatic resection patients at multiple high-volume centers
    Yasuhiro Shimizu
    Department of Gastroenterological Surgery, Aichi Cancer Center Hospital, Nagoya, Japan
    Pancreas 42:883-8. 2013
  2. ncbi request reprint Late complication in patients undergoing pancreatic resection with intraoperative radiation therapy: gastrointestinal bleeding with occlusion of the portal system
    Yasuhiro Shimizu
    Department of Gastroenterological Surgery, Aichi Cancer Center Hospital, Nagoya 464, Japan
    J Gastroenterol Hepatol 20:1235-40. 2005
  3. ncbi request reprint Treatment strategy for synchronous metastases of colorectal cancer: is hepatic resection after an observation interval appropriate?
    Yasuhiro Shimizu
    Department of Gastroenterological Surgery, Aichi Cancer Center Hospital, Kanokoden 1 1, Chikusa ku, Nagoya, 464 8681, Japan
    Langenbecks Arch Surg 392:535-8. 2007
  4. ncbi request reprint Predicting pleural effusion and ascites following extended hepatectomy in the non-cirrhotic liver
    Yasuhiro Shimizu
    Department of Gastroenterological Surgery, Aichi Cancer Center Hospital, Nagoya, Japan
    J Gastroenterol Hepatol 22:837-40. 2007
  5. doi request reprint Validity of observation interval for synchronous hepatic metastases of colorectal cancer: changes in hepatic and extrahepatic metastatic foci
    Yasuhiro Shimizu
    Department of Gastroenterological Surgery, Aichi Cancer Center Hospital, Kanokoden 1 1, Chikusa ku, Nagoya, 464 8681, Japan
    Langenbecks Arch Surg 393:181-4. 2008
  6. ncbi request reprint A nomogram for predicting the probability of carcinoma in patients with intraductal papillary-mucinous neoplasm
    Yasuhiro Shimizu
    Department of Gastroenterological Surgery, Aichi Cancer Center Hospital, Kanokoden 1 1, Chikusa ku, Nagoya, 464 8681, Japan
    World J Surg 34:2932-8. 2010
  7. ncbi request reprint Implantation metastasis along the percutaneous transhepatic biliary drainage sinus tract
    Yasuhiro Shimizu
    Department of Gastroenterological Surgery, Aichi Cancer Center, Nagoya, Japan
    Hepatogastroenterology 51:365-7. 2004
  8. ncbi request reprint Small carcinoma of the pancreas is curable: new computed tomography finding, pathological study and postoperative results from a single institute
    Yasuhiro Shimizu
    Department of Gastroenterological Surgery, Aichi Cancer Center, Nagoya, Japan
    J Gastroenterol Hepatol 20:1591-4. 2005
  9. doi request reprint Adequate length of the surgical distal resection margin in rectal cancer: from the viewpoint of pathological findings
    Koji Komori
    Department of Gastroenterological Surgery, Aichi Cancer Center Hospital, 1 1, Kanokoden, Chikusa Nagoya, Aichi, 464 8681 Japan
    Am J Surg 204:474-80. 2012
  10. doi request reprint Clinical impact of K-ras mutation analysis in EUS-guided FNA specimens from pancreatic masses
    Takeshi Ogura
    Department of Gastroenterology, Aichi Cancer Center Hospital, Nagoya, Japan
    Gastrointest Endosc 75:769-74. 2012

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Publications68

  1. doi request reprint Predictors of malignancy in intraductal papillary mucinous neoplasm of the pancreas: analysis of 310 pancreatic resection patients at multiple high-volume centers
    Yasuhiro Shimizu
    Department of Gastroenterological Surgery, Aichi Cancer Center Hospital, Nagoya, Japan
    Pancreas 42:883-8. 2013
    ..The present study was a retrospective investigation of predictors of malignancy in intraductal papillary mucinous neoplasm (IPMN) of the pancreas...
  2. ncbi request reprint Late complication in patients undergoing pancreatic resection with intraoperative radiation therapy: gastrointestinal bleeding with occlusion of the portal system
    Yasuhiro Shimizu
    Department of Gastroenterological Surgery, Aichi Cancer Center Hospital, Nagoya 464, Japan
    J Gastroenterol Hepatol 20:1235-40. 2005
    ..The purpose of the present paper was to review gastrointestinal (GI) bleeding occurring with occlusion of the portal system (PVs) as a complication of IORT in patients surviving long term without recurrence...
  3. ncbi request reprint Treatment strategy for synchronous metastases of colorectal cancer: is hepatic resection after an observation interval appropriate?
    Yasuhiro Shimizu
    Department of Gastroenterological Surgery, Aichi Cancer Center Hospital, Kanokoden 1 1, Chikusa ku, Nagoya, 464 8681, Japan
    Langenbecks Arch Surg 392:535-8. 2007
    ..Our treatment policy has been to conduct hepatic resection for the metastases at an interval of 3 months after colorectal resection. We examined the appropriateness of interval hepatic resection for synchronous hepatic metastasis...
  4. ncbi request reprint Predicting pleural effusion and ascites following extended hepatectomy in the non-cirrhotic liver
    Yasuhiro Shimizu
    Department of Gastroenterological Surgery, Aichi Cancer Center Hospital, Nagoya, Japan
    J Gastroenterol Hepatol 22:837-40. 2007
    ..In this study we investigated the risk factors for pleural effusion and ascites following extended hepatectomy...
  5. doi request reprint Validity of observation interval for synchronous hepatic metastases of colorectal cancer: changes in hepatic and extrahepatic metastatic foci
    Yasuhiro Shimizu
    Department of Gastroenterological Surgery, Aichi Cancer Center Hospital, Kanokoden 1 1, Chikusa ku, Nagoya, 464 8681, Japan
    Langenbecks Arch Surg 393:181-4. 2008
    ..Our treatment policy has been to reevaluate the metastases at an interval of 3 months after colorectal resection and determine treatment strategy. We examined the validity of observation interval for synchronous hepatic metastases...
  6. ncbi request reprint A nomogram for predicting the probability of carcinoma in patients with intraductal papillary-mucinous neoplasm
    Yasuhiro Shimizu
    Department of Gastroenterological Surgery, Aichi Cancer Center Hospital, Kanokoden 1 1, Chikusa ku, Nagoya, 464 8681, Japan
    World J Surg 34:2932-8. 2010
    ..The objective of the present study was to use clinical and laboratory data to develop a model for predicting the presence of carcinoma in patients with intraductal papillary mucinous neoplasm (IPMN)...
  7. ncbi request reprint Implantation metastasis along the percutaneous transhepatic biliary drainage sinus tract
    Yasuhiro Shimizu
    Department of Gastroenterological Surgery, Aichi Cancer Center, Nagoya, Japan
    Hepatogastroenterology 51:365-7. 2004
    ..If left in place, careful follow-up and awareness of this mode of tumor recurrence may lead to a timely resection, with preservation of a good quality of life and long-term survival...
  8. ncbi request reprint Small carcinoma of the pancreas is curable: new computed tomography finding, pathological study and postoperative results from a single institute
    Yasuhiro Shimizu
    Department of Gastroenterological Surgery, Aichi Cancer Center, Nagoya, Japan
    J Gastroenterol Hepatol 20:1591-4. 2005
    ....
  9. doi request reprint Adequate length of the surgical distal resection margin in rectal cancer: from the viewpoint of pathological findings
    Koji Komori
    Department of Gastroenterological Surgery, Aichi Cancer Center Hospital, 1 1, Kanokoden, Chikusa Nagoya, Aichi, 464 8681 Japan
    Am J Surg 204:474-80. 2012
    ..Previous studies have not identified how to determine the optimal distal margin in rectal cancer based on histopathological diagnosis. We examined the surgical distal resection margin from a histopathological viewpoint...
  10. doi request reprint Clinical impact of K-ras mutation analysis in EUS-guided FNA specimens from pancreatic masses
    Takeshi Ogura
    Department of Gastroenterology, Aichi Cancer Center Hospital, Nagoya, Japan
    Gastrointest Endosc 75:769-74. 2012
    ..EUS-guided FNA (EUS-FNA) is considered optimal for differentially diagnosing pancreatic masses. However, the sensitivity of EUS-FNA ranges from 65% to 95%, respectively, which requires improvement...
  11. doi request reprint Diagnostic ability and factors affecting accuracy of endoscopic ultrasound-guided fine needle aspiration for pancreatic solid lesions: Japanese large single center experience
    Shin Haba
    Department of Gastroenterology, Aichi Cancer Center Hospital, 1 1 Kanokoden, Chikusa ku, Nagoya, 464 8681, Japan
    J Gastroenterol 48:973-81. 2013
    ..This study aimed to clarify the diagnostic accuracy of EUS-FNA in a large number of pancreatic lesions, and to describe the factors that influence it...
  12. doi request reprint Detailed stratification of TNM stage III rectal cancer based on the presence/absence of extracapsular invasion of the metastatic lymph nodes
    Koji Komori
    Department of Gastroenterological Surgery, Aichi Cancer Center Hospital, Nagoya, Aichi, Japan
    Dis Colon Rectum 56:726-32. 2013
    ..However, the influence of extracapsular invasion in the metastatic lymph nodes on the prognosis in patients with stage III rectal cancer has not yet been investigated...
  13. ncbi request reprint Possible oncogenesis of mucinous cystic tumors of the pancreas lacking ovarian-like stroma
    Yasuhiro Shimizu
    Department of Gastroenterological Surgery, Aichi Cancer Center, Nagoya, Japan
    Pancreatology 2:413-20. 2002
    ..MCTs with ovarian-like stroma (MCTs-OLS+; n = 6) and those lacking ovarian-like stroma (MCTs-OLS-; n = 4) were compared to elucidate the oncogenesis of MCT without OLS...
  14. ncbi request reprint Acute portal vein thrombosis after EUS-guided FNA of pancreatic cancer: case report
    Kakuya Matsumoto
    Department of Gastroenterology, Aichi Cancer Center, Nagoya, Japan
    Gastrointest Endosc 57:269-71. 2003
  15. doi request reprint Analysis of lymph node metastatic pattern according to the depth of in-growth in the muscularis propria in T2 rectal cancer for lateral lymph node dissection
    Koji Komori
    Department of Gastroenterological Surgery, Aichi Cancer Center Hospital, Nagoya, Japan
    Dig Surg 28:352-9. 2011
    ..The biological behavior of rectal cancers that invade the muscularis propria (pT2) has not been well studied. We retrospectively studied the pattern of lymph node metastases in patients with T2 rectal cancer...
  16. doi request reprint Prolonged survival of patients with metastatic colorectal cancer following first-line oxaliplatin-based chemotherapy with molecular targeting agents and curative surgery
    Kohei Shitara
    Department of Clinical Oncology, Aichi Cancer Center Hospital, Chikusa ku, Nagoya, Japan
    Oncology 81:167-74. 2011
    ..The ability of molecular targeting agents to improve overall survival (OS) in metastatic colorectal cancer (MCRC) patients who underwent oxaliplatin-based chemotherapy remains controversial...
  17. ncbi request reprint Diagnostic approach to pancreatic tumors with the specimens of endoscopic ultrasound-guided fine needle aspiration
    Waki Hosoda
    Department of Pathology and Molecular Diagnostics, Aichi Cancer Center Hospital, Nagoya, Japan
    Pathol Int 60:358-64. 2010
    ..The usefulness of these markers was confirmed using 13 additional pancreatic tumors, prospectively. Although minimal in selection, these markers are helpful in making diagnosis from EUS-FNA specimens of the major pancreatic tumors...
  18. doi request reprint Prospective clinical study of EUS-guided choledochoduodenostomy for malignant lower biliary tract obstruction
    Kazuo Hara
    Department of Gastroenterology, Aichi Cancer Center Hospital, Nagoya, Japan
    Am J Gastroenterol 106:1239-45. 2011
    ..However, prospective studies of EUS-CDS have not yet been performed. We conducted a prospective study to evaluate the safety, feasibility, and efficacy of EUS-CDS in patients with malignant lower biliary tract obstruction...
  19. doi request reprint Current concept of endoscopic ultrasound-guided fine needle aspiration for pancreatic cancer
    Nobumasa Mizuno
    Department of Gastroenterology, Aichi Cancer Center Hospital, Nagoya, Japan nobumasa aichi cc jp
    Pancreatology 11:40-6. 2011
    ..This review highlights the diagnostic potential of EUS-FNA, as well as its current indications and contraindications, complications, and techniques...
  20. ncbi request reprint Survival after curative resection for mucinous adenocarcinoma of the colorectum
    Yukihide Kanemitsu
    Department of Gastroenterological Surgery, The Aichi Cancer Center, Kanokoden, Nagoya, Japan
    Dis Colon Rectum 46:160-7. 2003
    ..The purpose of this study was to clarify whether the mucin-producing histologic type of carcinoma is associated with a worse prognosis than nonmucinous, differentiated colorectal adenocarcinoma for patients who undergo curative surgery...
  21. ncbi request reprint Quantitative detection of disseminated cancer cells in the greater omentum of gastric carcinoma patients with real-time RT-PCR: a comparison with peritoneal lavage cytology
    Yasuhiro Kodera
    Department of Gastroenterological Surgery, Aichi Cancer Center Hospital, Nagoya, Japan
    Gastric Cancer 5:69-76. 2002
    ..It may be beneficial to explore, by the same method, a sample of the omentum, which is known to harbor cancer cells before the establishment of gross peritoneal metastasis...
  22. doi request reprint Outcomes after hepatic and pulmonary metastasectomies compared with pulmonary metastasectomy alone in patients with colorectal cancer metastasis to liver and lungs
    Norifumi Hattori
    Department of Gastroenterological Surgery, Aichi Cancer Center, 1 1 Kanokoden, Chikusa ku, Nagoya, 464 8681, Japan
    World J Surg 37:1315-21. 2013
    ..Therefore, we evaluated outcomes after pulmonary resection of colorectal metastases in patients with or without a history of curative hepatic metastasectomy...
  23. doi request reprint Prognostic value of K-ras mutation status and subtypes in endoscopic ultrasound-guided fine-needle aspiration specimens from patients with unresectable pancreatic cancer
    Takeshi Ogura
    Department of Gastroenterology, Aichi Cancer Center Hospital, 1 1 Kanokoden, Chikusa ku, Nagoya, 464 8681, Japan
    J Gastroenterol 48:640-6. 2013
    ....
  24. ncbi request reprint Efforts to advance surgical treatments for patients with familial adenomatous polyposis for 40 years in a cancer hospital
    Koji Komori
    Department of Gastroenterological Surgery, Aichi Cancer Center Hospital
    Hepatogastroenterology 60:741-6. 2013
    ..e., complications, as well as advantages and disadvantages of surgery, in only one institution have not been reported. We examined this surgical treatment evolution in FAP patients...
  25. doi request reprint Interventional endoscopic ultrasonography
    Kenji Yamao
    Department of Gastroenterology, Aichi Cancer Center Hospital, Nagoya, Japan
    J Gastroenterol Hepatol 24:509-19. 2009
    ..In this review, we particularly focus on the present and future roles of interventional EUS, including EUS-FNA and therapeutic EUS...
  26. ncbi request reprint Clinicopathological study of poorly differentiated colorectal adenocarcinomas: comparison between solid-type and non-solid-type adenocarcinomas
    Koji Komori
    Department of Gastroenterological Surgery, Aichi Cancer Center Hospital, 1 1, Kanokoden, Chikusa Nagoya, Aichi 464 8681, Japan
    Anticancer Res 31:3463-7. 2011
    ..We aimed to clarify the clinicopathological features of poorly differentiated colorectal adenocarcinomas and to define two subtypes of these adenocarcinomas...
  27. doi request reprint Hepatitis virus infection affects DNA methylation in mice with humanized livers
    Yasuyuki Okamoto
    Division of Epigenomics, Aichi Cancer Center, Nagoya, Japan Division of Molecular Oncology, Aichi Cancer Center, Nagoya, Japan Department of Gastroenterology and Metabolism, Nagoya City University Graduate School of Medicine, Nagoya, Japan
    Gastroenterology 146:562-72. 2014
    ..Chronic hepatitis has also been associated with aberrant DNA methylation, but little is known about their relationship...
  28. ncbi request reprint Pancreaticobiliary maljunction in monozygotic twins--a case report
    Kenji Yamao
    Department of Gastroenterology, Aichi Cancer Center Hospital, Nagoya, Japan
    Hepatogastroenterology 51:675-8. 2004
    ..This case is not only of academic interest for familial occurrence, but also of clinical interest in the early detection of pancreaticobiliary maljunction...
  29. ncbi request reprint [Surgical treatment for colorectal liver metastases--results of multi-institute study for effects of radical hepatectomy]
    Kenzo Yasui
    Department of Gastroenterological Surgery, Aichi Cancer Center, 1 1 Kanokoden, Chikusa ku, Nagoya 464 8681, Japan
    Gan To Kagaku Ryoho 31:690-4. 2004
    ..2% to 11.9% in each institute. This suggests that there could be a difference in diagnostic accuracy, surgical indication or timing of surgery for synchronous liver metastases in each institute...
  30. ncbi request reprint Treatment and risk factors for recurrence after curative resection of gastrointestinal stromal tumors of the stomach
    Yoshinari Mochizuki
    Department of Gastroenterological Surgery, Aichi Cancer Center Hospital, 1 1, Kanokoden, Chikusa ku, 464 8681 Nagoya, Japan
    World J Surg 28:870-5. 2004
    ..0051). In conclusion, surgical resection may be indicated whenever a recurrent GIST is considered resectable. A high MIB-1 PI was identified as an independent indicator of risk for recurrent disease following curative surgery...
  31. doi request reprint Diagnosis of autoimmune pancreatitis using endoscopic ultrasonography
    Noriyuki Hoki
    Department of Gastroenterology, Aichi Cancer Center Hospital, 1 1 Kanokoden, Chikusa ku, Nagoya 464 8681, Japan
    J Gastroenterol 44:154-9. 2009
    ..These criteria require distinguishing AIP from neoplastic lesions. However, this can be difficult, and patients often undergo surgery on the basis of suspected pancreatic cancer (PC)...
  32. ncbi request reprint Is "depth of submucosal invasion > or = 1,000 microm" an important predictive factor for lymph node metastases in early invasive colorectal cancer (pT1)?
    Koji Komori
    Department of Gastroenterological Surgery, Aichi Cancer Center Hospital, 1 1, Kanokoden, Chikusa, Nagoya, Aichi 464 8681, Japan
    Hepatogastroenterology 57:1123-7. 2010
    ....
  33. doi request reprint Rare pancreatic neoplasms: the utility of endoscopic ultrasound-guided fine-needle aspiration-a large single center study
    Hiroshi Imaoka
    Department of Gastroenterology, Aichi Cancer Center Hospital, 1 1 Kanokoden Chikusa ku, Nagoya 464 8681, Japan
    J Gastroenterol 44:146-53. 2009
    ..We describe the performance and pitfalls of endoscopic ultrasound-guided fine-needle aspiration (EUS-FNA) for diagnosis of these rare pancreatic tumors and their characteristic cytopathological features...
  34. ncbi request reprint Endoscopic diagnosis and staging of mucinous cystic neoplasms and intraductal papillary-mucinous tumors
    Kenji Yamao
    Department of Gastroenterology, Aichi Cancer Center Hospital, 1 1 Kanokoden, Chikusa ku, Nagoya 464 0021, Japan
    J Hepatobiliary Pancreat Surg 10:142-6. 2003
    ..We used imaging techniques to focus on the differential diagnosis of MCNs and IPMTs, and tumor staging...
  35. ncbi request reprint Isolated caudate lobectomy with pancreatoduodenectomy for a bile duct cancer
    Tsuyoshi Sano
    Hepatobiliary and Pancreatic Surgery Division, Department of Gastroenterological Surgery, Aichi Cancer Center Hospital, Nagoya, Japan
    Langenbecks Arch Surg 398:1145-50. 2013
    ..However, the surgical invasiveness of HPD is considerable...
  36. pmc Complications associated with postoperative adjuvant radiation therapy for advanced rectal cancer
    Koji Komori
    Department of Gastroenterological Surgery, Aichi Cancer Center Hospital, Nagoya, Aichi, Japan
    Int Surg 99:100-5. 2014
    ..Therefore, patients indicated for radiation therapy should be selected with great caution. ..
  37. doi request reprint Can EUS-guided FNA distinguish between gallbladder cancer and xanthogranulomatous cholecystitis?
    Susumu Hijioka
    Department of Gastroenterology, Aichi Cancer Center Hospital, Chikusa ku, Nagoya, Japan
    Gastrointest Endosc 72:622-7. 2010
    ..EUS-guided FNA (EUS-FNA) is a useful modality for sampling various targets, but its applicability to gallbladder (GB) mass lesions is limited...
  38. doi request reprint Diagnostic yield of endoscopic retrograde cholangiography and of EUS-guided fine needle aspiration sampling in gallbladder carcinomas
    Susumu Hijioka
    Department of Gastroenterology, Aichi Cancer Center Hospital, 1 1 Kanokoden, Chikusa ku, Nagoya, Aichi, 464 8681, Japan
    J Hepatobiliary Pancreat Sci 19:650-5. 2012
    ..We compared the diagnostic value and safety of endoscopic ultrasound-guided fine-needle aspiration (EUS-FNA) with endoscopic retrograde cholangiography (ERC) in patients with suspected GBC...
  39. ncbi request reprint Tumor necrosis in patients with TNM stage IV colorectal cancer without residual disease (R0 Status) is associated with a poor prognosis
    Koji Komori
    Department of Gastroenterological Surgery, Aichi Cancer Center Hospital, 1 1, Kanokoden, Chikusa, Nagoya, Aichi 464 8681, Japan
    Anticancer Res 33:1099-105. 2013
    ..To examine the usefulness of the histopathological finding of tumor necrosis for stratifying TNM stage IV colorectal cancer in R0 status...
  40. doi request reprint Endoscopic ultrasound-guided choledochoduodenostomy for malignant lower biliary tract obstruction
    Kenji Yamao
    Department of Gastroenterology, Aichi Cancer Center Hospital, 1 1 Kanokoden, Chikusa ku, Nagoya 464 8681, Japan
    Gastrointest Endosc Clin N Am 22:259-69, ix. 2012
    ..In addition, the stents placed by EUS-CDS had a longer patency than transpapillary biliary stents...
  41. ncbi request reprint Pathology studies of combined radical resection of seminal vesicle in the treatment of rectal cancer
    Koji Komori
    Department of Gastroenterological Surgery, Aichi Cancer Center Hospital, Nagoya, Japan
    Int Surg 96:51-5. 2011
    ..Combined radical resection of the seminal vesicle in patients with rectal cancer ensures that the distance of the circumferential resection margin is sufficient to inhibit local recurrence...
  42. pmc Quantitative detection of disseminated free cancer cells in peritoneal washes with real-time reverse transcriptase-polymerase chain reaction: a sensitive predictor of outcome for patients with gastric carcinoma
    Yasuhiro Kodera
    Department of Gastroenterological Surgery, Aichi Cancer Center Hospital, Nagoya Aichi, Japan
    Ann Surg 235:499-506. 2002
    ..To evaluate the feasibility of real-time reverse transcriptase-polymerase chain reaction (RT-PCR) detection of free cancer cells in the peritoneal washes as a prognostic indicator for patients with gastric carcinoma...
  43. pmc Interventional endoscopic ultrasonography for pancreatic cancer
    Kazuo Hara
    Kazuo Hara, Kenji Yamao, Nobumasa Mizuno, Susumu Hijioka, Akira Sawaki, Masahiro Tajika, Hiroki Kawai, Shinya Kondo, Yasumasa Niwa, Department of Gastroenterology, Aichi Cancer Center Hospital, Nagoya 464 8681, Japan
    World J Clin Oncol 2:108-14. 2011
    ..This review focuses on interventional EUS, including EUS-FNA and therapeutic EUS for pancreatic cancer...
  44. pmc Distinct profiles of epigenetic evolution between colorectal cancers with and without metastasis
    Hai xing Ju
    Division of Molecular Oncology, Aichi Cancer Center Research Institute, Nagoya, Japan
    Am J Pathol 178:1835-46. 2011
    ..In addition, most methylation status in stage IV CRCs seems to be established before metastasis...
  45. ncbi request reprint Ring-enhancement pattern on contrast-enhanced CT predicts adenosquamous carcinoma of the pancreas: a matched case-control study
    Hiroshi Imaoka
    Department of Gastroenterology, Aichi Cancer Center Hospital, Nagoya, Japan Electronic address
    Pancreatology 14:221-6. 2014
    ..However, little is known about its imaging features. This study examined the imaging features of pancreatic ASC...
  46. doi request reprint Evaluation of Ki-67 index in EUS-FNA specimens for the assessment of malignancy risk in pancreatic neuroendocrine tumors
    Toshiyuki Hasegawa
    Department of Gastroenterology, Aichi Cancer Center Hospital, Nagoya, Japan
    Endoscopy 46:32-8. 2014
    ..The aim of this study was to ascertain the optimal method of measuring the Ki-67 index in EUS-FNA specimens, using resected specimens as the criterion standard...
  47. doi request reprint A randomized phase II/III trial comparing hepatectomy followed by mFOLFOX6 with hepatectomy alone as treatment for liver metastasis from colorectal cancer: Japan Clinical Oncology Group Study JCOG0603
    Yukihide Kanemitsu
    Department of Gastroenterological Surgery, Aichi Cancer Center, 1 1 Kanokoden, Chikusa ku, Nagoya 464 8681, Japan
    Jpn J Clin Oncol 39:406-9. 2009
    ..The primary endpoint is treatment compliance at nine courses of mFOLFOX6 regimen in Phase II and disease-free survival in Phase III. The secondary endpoints are overall survival, incidence of adverse events and patterns of recurrence...
  48. ncbi request reprint Effect of a tyrosine kinase inhibitor STI571 in a patient with hepatic metastases from a duodenal gastrointestinal stromal tumor
    Akira Sawaki
    Department of Gastroenterology, Aichi Cancer Center Hospital, 1 1 Kanokoden, Chikusa ku, Nagoya 464 0021, Japan
    J Gastroenterol 38:690-4. 2003
    ..This case report describes a highly effective use of STI571 in a 54-year-old woman with multiple liver metastases from a GIST originating in the duodenum...
  49. pmc EUS-Guided Biliary Drainage
    Kenji Yamao
    Department of Gastroenterology, Aichi Cancer Center Hospital, Nagoya, Japan
    Gut Liver 4:S67-75. 2010
    ....
  50. doi request reprint Can long-term follow-up strategies be determined using a nomogram-based prediction model of malignancy among intraductal papillary mucinous neoplasms of the pancreas?
    Susumu Hijioka
    From the Departments of Gastroenterology, and Gastrointestinal Surgery, Aichi Cancer Center Hospital, Nagoya, Japan Department of Tropical Medicine and Gastroenterology, Assiut University Hospital, Assiut, Egypt Department of Medical Hepatology, Institute of Liver and Biliary Sciences, Delhi, India and Department of Endoscopy, Aichi Cancer Center Hospital, Nagoya, Japan
    Pancreas 43:367-72. 2014
    ....
  51. doi request reprint Clinical characteristics of adenosquamous carcinoma of the pancreas: a matched case-control study
    Hiroshi Imaoka
    From the Departments of Gastroenterology, Gastroenterological Surgery, and Pathology and Molecular Diagnostics, Aichi Cancer Center Hospital, Nagoya, Japan
    Pancreas 43:287-90. 2014
    ..Adenosquamous carcinoma of the pancreas (ASC) is a variant of pancreatic ductal adenocarcinoma (PDAC), but the prognosis remains unclear. The purpose of this study was to clarify the prognosis of ASC using a matched case-control design...
  52. doi request reprint BCL10 as a useful marker for pancreatic acinar cell carcinoma, especially using endoscopic ultrasound cytology specimens
    Waki Hosoda
    Department of Pathology, Aichi Cancer Center Hospital, Nagoya, Japan
    Pathol Int 63:176-82. 2013
    ..Therefore, we suggested that BCL10 expression is a useful marker for acinar cell differentiation, particularly in the diagnosis of EUS-FNA specimens...
  53. pmc Sex differences between cT4b and pT4b rectal cancers
    Koji Komori
    Department of Gastroenterological Surgery, Aichi Cancer Center Hospital, Nagoya, Aichi, Japan
    Int Surg 98:200-4. 2013
    ..In cases with rectal cancer invading neighboring organs, the effect of the invasion must be carefully determined, and the most appropriate operative approach selected accordingly...
  54. doi request reprint Usefulness of endoscopic ultrasound-guided fine needle aspiration (EUS-FNA) for undiagnosed intra-abdominal lymphadenopathy
    Osamu Nakahara
    Department of Gastroenterology, Aichi Cancer Center Hospital, 1 1 Kanokoden, Chikusa ku, Nagoya 464 8681, Japan
    J Gastroenterol 44:562-7. 2009
    ..The aim of this study was to evaluate the yield of endoscopic ultrasound-guided fine-needle aspiration (EUS-FNA) in patients with undiagnosed intra-abdominal lymphadenopathy...
  55. ncbi request reprint Carcinoma of the hepatic hilus developing 21 years after biliary diversion for choledochal cyst: a case report
    Masahiko Koike
    Department of Gastrointestinal Surgery, Aichi Cancer Center Hospital, Nagoya, Japan
    Hepatogastroenterology 49:1216-20. 2002
    ..She underwent a curative resection of the tumor. Biliary tract carcinoma may be a late postoperative complications of choledochal cysts. Long-term follow-up of the patient is necessary after the primary operation...
  56. ncbi request reprint Pancreatic endocrine neoplasm can mimic serous cystadenoma
    Hiroshi Imaoka
    Department of Gastroenterology, Aichi Cancer Center Hospital, 1 1 Kanokoden Chikusa ku, Nagoya, Japan
    Int J Gastrointest Cancer 35:217-20. 2005
    ..This case suggests that it is very difficult to distinguish PENs from SCAs based solely on imaging methods. EUS-FNAB is essential for determining the appropriate therapeutic strategy, as it provides the histopathological diagnosis...
  57. ncbi request reprint Endoscopic ultrasound-guided fine-needle aspiration biopsy (EUS-FNAB): past, present, and future
    Kenji Yamao
    Department of Gastroenterology, Aichi Cancer Center Hospital, 1 1 Kanokoden, Nagoya 464 8681, Japan
    J Gastroenterol 40:1013-23. 2005
    ....
  58. ncbi request reprint Surgical treatment for metastatic malignancies. Anatomical resection of liver metastasis: indications and outcomes
    Kenzo Yasui
    Department of Gastroenterological Surgery, Aichi Cancer Center, 1 1 Kanokoden, Nagoya 464 8681, Japan
    Int J Clin Oncol 10:86-96. 2005
    ..Anatomical resection provides a higher probability of coresecting microscopic invasions that are predictable but undetectable, and can be recommended as a standard procedure for locally advanced metastatic liver cancer...
  59. ncbi request reprint [ case of arteriovenous malformation of the pancreas with Osler-Weber-Rendu disease]
    Toshihiro Muto
    Department of Gastroenterological Surgery, Aichi Cancer Center Hospital
    Nihon Shokakibyo Gakkai Zasshi 105:719-24. 2008
    ..This is the first reported case of arteriovenous malformation with Osler-Weber-Rendu disease in Japan...
  60. doi request reprint Variable DNA methylation patterns associated with progression of disease in hepatocellular carcinomas
    Wentao Gao
    Division of Molecular Oncology, Aichi Cancer Center Research Institute, 1 1 Kanokoden, Chikusa ku, Nagoya 464 8681, Japan
    Carcinogenesis 29:1901-10. 2008
    ..Our global epigenome analysis reveals distinct patterns of methylation that are probably to represent different pathophysiologic processes in HCCs...
  61. ncbi request reprint Efficacy of peroral pancreatoscopy in the diagnosis of pancreatic diseases
    Kenji Yamao
    Department of Gastroenterology, Aichi Cancer Center Hospital, Nagoya, Japan
    Gastrointest Endosc 57:205-9. 2003
    ..The aim of this study was to evaluate the usefulness of peroral pancreatoscopy in the diagnosis of pancreatic diseases...
  62. ncbi request reprint Cdx2 expression in pancreatic tumors: Relationship with prognosis of invasive ductal carcinomas
    Kakuya Matsumoto
    Division of Oncological Pathology, Aichi Cancer Center Research Institute, Nagoya 464 8681, Japan
    Oncol Rep 12:1239-43. 2004
    ..015). In conclusion, our data suggest that Cdx2 might be necessary for intestinal phenotypic expression even in pancreatic tumor cells. In addition, Cdx2 expression in IDCs may be a novel prognostic marker for patient survival...
  63. ncbi request reprint Pseudomyxoma peritonei caused by acute pancreatitis in intraductal papillary mucinous carcinoma of the pancreas
    Hiroshi Imaoka
    Pancreas 32:223-4. 2006
  64. ncbi request reprint [A case report of advanced gastric cancer with carcinomatous ascites successfully treated by outpatient chemotherapy]
    Shinji Ohtani
    Dept of Surgery, Hiroshima Teishin Hospital
    Gan To Kagaku Ryoho 34:85-7. 2007
    ..Tumor marker decreased remarkably, and CT revealed reduction of peritoneal dissemination. These regimens seem to be effective in ambulant patients with advanced gastric cancer with peritoneal dissemination and carcinomatous ascites...
  65. ncbi request reprint [A case of anaplastic ductal carcinoma (giant cell carcinoma of osteoclastoid type) with portal vein and main pancreatic ductal invasion]
    Toshifumi Isaka
    Department of Gastroenterology, Aichi Cancer Center Hospital
    Nihon Shokakibyo Gakkai Zasshi 102:736-40. 2005
  66. ncbi request reprint Risk factors for pancreatic cancer and early diagnosis of pancreatic cancer
    Kenji Yamao
    Department of Gastroenterology, Aichi Cancer Center Hospital
    Nihon Shokakibyo Gakkai Zasshi 105:8-16. 2008
  67. ncbi request reprint Incidence and consequence of falls in inpatient rehabilitation of stroke patients
    Toru Suzuki
    Department of Rehabilitation Medicine, Nanakuri Sanatorium, Fujita Health University, 424 1 Mukoubiro, Ohdori, Hisai, Mie, Japan
    Exp Aging Res 31:457-69. 2005
    ..Those with cognitive subscore on the FIM lower than 29 were prone to fall. Also, deteriorated motor and cognitive functions were associated with a high risk of falls...
  68. ncbi request reprint [A case report of recurrent gastric cancer in which combination chemotherapy with paclitaxel and 5-fluorouracil made for successful biliary stenting and improvement in QOL]
    Shinji Ohtani
    Dept of Surgery, Hiroshima Teishin Hospital
    Gan To Kagaku Ryoho 32:81-4. 2005
    ..Furthermore, billiary stenting was performed and a PTCD tube could be removed after 4 courses. No serious adverse effect was observed, and the patient maintained good QOL through this treatment...