Shoichi Ito

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Affiliation: Chiba University
Country: Japan

Publications

  1. doi request reprint Diffusion tensor analysis of corpus callosum in progressive supranuclear palsy
    Shoichi Ito
    Department of Neurology, Graduate School of Medicine, Chiba University, Chuo Ku, Chiba, Japan
    Neuroradiology 50:981-5. 2008
  2. doi request reprint Putaminal hyperintensity on T1-weighted MR imaging in patients with the Parkinson variant of multiple system atrophy
    S Ito
    Department of Neurology, Graduate School of Medicine, Chiba University, Chiba, Japan
    AJNR Am J Neuroradiol 30:689-92. 2009
  3. ncbi request reprint Prominent unilateral convergence palsy in a patient with a tiny dorsal midbrain infarction
    Shoichi Ito
    Department of Neurology, Graduate School of Medicine, Chiba University, Japan
    Eur Neurol 54:163-4. 2005
  4. ncbi request reprint Evaluating posterolateral linearization of the putaminal margin with magnetic resonance imaging to diagnose the Parkinson variant of multiple system atrophy
    Shoichi Ito
    Department of Neurology, Graduate School of Medicine, Chiba University, Chuo Ku, Chiba, Japan
    Mov Disord 22:578-81. 2007
  5. ncbi request reprint Chronic hypertensive encephalopathy showing only headache: report of a case with long-standing brain MR abnormalities suggesting extensive vasogenic edema
    Shoichi Ito
    Department of Neurology D3, Graduate School of Medicine, Chiba University, Chiba, Japan
    Eur Neurol 53:220-2. 2005
  6. pmc HyperIgEaemia in patients with juvenile muscular atrophy of the distal upper extremity (Hirayama disease)
    S Ito
    Department of Neurology D3, Chiba University Graduate School of Medicine, 1 8 1 Inohana, Chuo Ku, Chiba 260 8670, Japan
    J Neurol Neurosurg Psychiatry 76:132-4. 2005
  7. ncbi request reprint Clinical and brain MR imaging features focusing on the brain stem and cerebellum in patients with myoclonic epilepsy with ragged-red fibers due to mitochondrial A8344G mutation
    S Ito
    Department of Neurology, Graduate School of Medicine, Chiba University, Chiba, Japan
    AJNR Am J Neuroradiol 29:392-5. 2008
  8. ncbi request reprint "Cloud-like enhancement" is a magnetic resonance imaging abnormality specific to neuromyelitis optica
    Shoichi Ito
    Department of Neurology, Graduate School of Medicine, Chiba University, Chiba, Japan
    Ann Neurol 66:425-8. 2009
  9. ncbi request reprint Mechanism of constipation in familial amyloid polyneuropathy: a case report
    Takashi Ito
    Department of Neurology, Chiba University
    Intern Med 45:1173-5. 2006
  10. doi request reprint Ambiguous effects of anti-VEGF monoclonal antibody (bevacizumab) for POEMS syndrome
    Yukari Sekiguchi
    Department of Neurology, Graduate School of Medicine, Chiba University, Chiba, Japan
    J Neurol Neurosurg Psychiatry 84:1346-8. 2013

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Publications39

  1. doi request reprint Diffusion tensor analysis of corpus callosum in progressive supranuclear palsy
    Shoichi Ito
    Department of Neurology, Graduate School of Medicine, Chiba University, Chuo Ku, Chiba, Japan
    Neuroradiology 50:981-5. 2008
    ..In this study, we performed a diffusion tensor analysis using a new partitioning method for the human corpus callosum...
  2. doi request reprint Putaminal hyperintensity on T1-weighted MR imaging in patients with the Parkinson variant of multiple system atrophy
    S Ito
    Department of Neurology, Graduate School of Medicine, Chiba University, Chiba, Japan
    AJNR Am J Neuroradiol 30:689-92. 2009
    ..Here, we investigated whether putaminal hyperintensity on T1-weighted images is helpful to diagnose MSA-P...
  3. ncbi request reprint Prominent unilateral convergence palsy in a patient with a tiny dorsal midbrain infarction
    Shoichi Ito
    Department of Neurology, Graduate School of Medicine, Chiba University, Japan
    Eur Neurol 54:163-4. 2005
  4. ncbi request reprint Evaluating posterolateral linearization of the putaminal margin with magnetic resonance imaging to diagnose the Parkinson variant of multiple system atrophy
    Shoichi Ito
    Department of Neurology, Graduate School of Medicine, Chiba University, Chuo Ku, Chiba, Japan
    Mov Disord 22:578-81. 2007
    ..91) measure for differentiating MSA-P. Our results suggest that evaluating posterolateral putaminal linearization is useful for assessing putaminal atrophy and for differentiating MSA-P from MSA-C, PD, and healthy subjects...
  5. ncbi request reprint Chronic hypertensive encephalopathy showing only headache: report of a case with long-standing brain MR abnormalities suggesting extensive vasogenic edema
    Shoichi Ito
    Department of Neurology D3, Graduate School of Medicine, Chiba University, Chiba, Japan
    Eur Neurol 53:220-2. 2005
  6. pmc HyperIgEaemia in patients with juvenile muscular atrophy of the distal upper extremity (Hirayama disease)
    S Ito
    Department of Neurology D3, Chiba University Graduate School of Medicine, 1 8 1 Inohana, Chuo Ku, Chiba 260 8670, Japan
    J Neurol Neurosurg Psychiatry 76:132-4. 2005
    ..A recent report suggests that atopy and IgE may contribute to anterior horn damage...
  7. ncbi request reprint Clinical and brain MR imaging features focusing on the brain stem and cerebellum in patients with myoclonic epilepsy with ragged-red fibers due to mitochondrial A8344G mutation
    S Ito
    Department of Neurology, Graduate School of Medicine, Chiba University, Chiba, Japan
    AJNR Am J Neuroradiol 29:392-5. 2008
    ..This discrepancy and atrophy of the superior cerebellar peduncles and the cerebellum may be important findings suggesting a diagnosis of MERRF...
  8. ncbi request reprint "Cloud-like enhancement" is a magnetic resonance imaging abnormality specific to neuromyelitis optica
    Shoichi Ito
    Department of Neurology, Graduate School of Medicine, Chiba University, Chiba, Japan
    Ann Neurol 66:425-8. 2009
    ..In NMO, brain MRI abnormalities are frequent, and cloud-like enhancement appears to be an MRI finding specific to NMO, possibly caused by primary involvement of the blood-brain barrier by the autoantibodies...
  9. ncbi request reprint Mechanism of constipation in familial amyloid polyneuropathy: a case report
    Takashi Ito
    Department of Neurology, Chiba University
    Intern Med 45:1173-5. 2006
    ..All these abnormalities suggested a peripheral autonomic dysfunction, corresponding to the enteric neuropathy that was confirmed upon autopsy...
  10. doi request reprint Ambiguous effects of anti-VEGF monoclonal antibody (bevacizumab) for POEMS syndrome
    Yukari Sekiguchi
    Department of Neurology, Graduate School of Medicine, Chiba University, Chiba, Japan
    J Neurol Neurosurg Psychiatry 84:1346-8. 2013
    ..Anti-VEGF antibody (bevacizumab) appears to be an attractive therapeutic option. The aim of this study is to investigate the effects of bevacizumab for patients with POEMS syndrome...
  11. ncbi request reprint Diffuse and heterogeneous T2-hyperintense lesions in the splenium are characteristic of neuromyelitis optica
    Takahiro Makino
    Department of Neurology, Chiba University, Japan
    Mult Scler 19:308-15. 2013
    ..Callosal lesions in multiple sclerosis (MS) are usually focal, involving the inferior aspect of the corpus callosum on brain magnetic resonance imaging (MRI), but little is known about callosal lesions in neuromyelitis optica (NMO)...
  12. doi request reprint Flattened facial colliculus on magnetic resonance imaging in Machado-Joseph disease
    Yoshitsugu Ogawa
    Department of Neurology, Graduate School of Medicine, Chiba University, Chiba, Japan
    Mov Disord 27:1041-6. 2012
    ..Atrophy of the facial colliculus is a feasible magnetic resonance imaging finding for diagnosing Machado-Joseph disease, and it is easily found as a flattening of the fourth ventricular floor...
  13. doi request reprint "Bright spotty lesions" on spinal magnetic resonance imaging differentiate neuromyelitis optica from multiple sclerosis
    Tadahiro Yonezu
    Department of Neurology, Graduate School of Medicine, Chiba University, Chiba, Japan
    Mult Scler 20:331-7. 2014
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  14. doi request reprint Potassium channel antibody-associated encephalitis with hypothalamic lesions and intestinal pseudo-obstruction
    Yukari Sekiguchi
    Department of Neurology, Graduate School of Medicine, Chiba University, 1 8 1 Inohana, Chuo Ku, Chiba City, Chiba 260 8677, Japan
    J Neurol Sci 269:176-9. 2008
    ..This case may represent a subgroup of VGKC-antibody associated syndromes with a wide spectrum of symptoms, including Isaacs' syndrome, Morvan's syndrome, and limbic encephalitis...
  15. doi request reprint Cerebrospinal fluid interleukin-6 and glial fibrillary acidic protein levels are increased during initial neuromyelitis optica attacks
    Akiyuki Uzawa
    Department of Neurology, Graduate School of Medicine, Chiba University, Chiba, Japan
    Clin Chim Acta 421:181-3. 2013
    ..Our main aim of this study is to test the usefulness of measuring cerebrospinal fluid (CSF) interleukin (IL)-6 and glial fibrillary acidic protein (GFAP) concentrations as early diagnostic markers during initial NMO attacks...
  16. ncbi request reprint Urinary dysfunction and autonomic control in amyloid neuropathy
    Takashi Ito
    Neurology Dept, Chiba University, 1 8 1 Inohana Chuo ku, Chiba 260 8670, Japan
    Clin Auton Res 16:66-71. 2006
    ..The underlying mechanisms of urinary dysfunction seem to involve postganglionic cholinergic and afferent somatic nerves...
  17. ncbi request reprint Diffuse neurosarcoidosis involving only the leptomeninges of the brainstem and spinal cord
    Takahiro Makino
    Department of Neurology, Graduate School of Medicine, Chiba University, Chiba, Japan
    Intern Med 48:1909-13. 2009
    ..A diagnosis of sarcoidosis was confirmed by cervical lymph node biopsy which detected noncaseating granuloma. Only leptomeningeal lesions throughout the brainstem and spinal cord could be observed in sarcoidosis...
  18. ncbi request reprint Pseudoperipheral palsy due to infarction in the internal capsule
    Hiroki Masuda
    Department of Neurology, Matsudo City Hospital, Japan
    Intern Med 52:2347-9. 2013
    ..This case report indicates the topography of hand fibers in the internal capsule. ..
  19. ncbi request reprint Intestinal pseudo-obstruction in acute myelitis
    Toshihide Kanesaka
    Department of Neurology, Chiba University, Chiba
    Intern Med 45:35-6. 2006
  20. ncbi request reprint Intradural extramedullary tuberculoma of the thoracic spine: paradoxical response to antituberculous therapy
    Hirokatsu Takahashi
    Department of Neurology, Graduate School of Medicine, Chiba University, Chiba
    Intern Med 47:797-8. 2008
    ..After the operation, the patient experienced progressive improvement in motor strength. IETSC should be known as rare but possible complication of tuberculous meningitis...
  21. doi request reprint Split hand syndrome in amyotrophic lateral sclerosis: different excitability changes in the thenar and hypothenar motor axons
    Kazumoto Shibuya
    Department of Neurology, Graduate School of Medicine, Chiba University, Chiba, Japan
    J Neurol Neurosurg Psychiatry 84:969-72. 2013
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  22. doi request reprint Diminished emotional sweating in patients with limbic encephalitis
    Masato Asahina
    Department of Neurology, Chiba University School of Medicine, Chiba, Japan
    J Neurol Sci 306:16-9. 2011
    ..To reveal involvement of the limbic system in emotional sweating, we evaluated emotional sweating on the palms in patients with limbic encephalitis...
  23. doi request reprint Involvement of pontine transverse and longitudinal fibers in multiple system atrophy: a tractography-based study
    Takahiro Makino
    Department of Neurology, Graduate School of Medicine, Chiba University, Japan
    J Neurol Sci 303:61-6. 2011
    ..The objective was to investigate the association between the development of cross sign, degenerations of pontine fibers, and the frequency of pyramidal signs in MSA...
  24. ncbi request reprint Is atopic dermatitis a risk factor for intervertebral disc degeneration? A preliminary clinical and MRI study
    Shoichi Ito
    Department of Neurology D3, Chiba University Graduate School of Medicine, 1 8 1 Inohana, Chuo Ku, Chiba 260 8670, Japan
    J Neurol Sci 206:39-42. 2003
    ..We concluded that AD might be a risk factor for intervertebral disc degeneration. As far as we know, this is the first paper describing the potential association between disc degeneration and AD...
  25. pmc A case of adult-onset alexander disease featuring severe atrophy of the medulla oblongata and upper cervical cord on magnetic resonance imaging
    Tadahiro Yonezu
    Department of Neurology, Graduate School of Medicine, Chiba University, Chiba, Japan
    Case Rep Neurol 4:202-6. 2012
    ..While AOAD is diverse in clinical presentation, the peculiar magnetic resonance imaging findings of marked atrophy of the medulla oblongata and cervical cord are thought to be highly suggestive of the diagnosis of AOAD...
  26. ncbi request reprint A case of primary central nervous system lymphoma presenting diffuse infiltrative leukoencephalopathy
    Tatsuya Yamamoto
    Department of Neurology, Graduate School of Medicine, Chiba University, Japan
    Intern Med 51:1103-6. 2012
    ..Although it is difficult to diagnose PCNSL without mass formation in the early stages, steroid responsiveness is important and brain biopsy is essential for the correct diagnosis of PCNSL...
  27. ncbi request reprint Salazosulfapyridine-induced encephalopathy with symmetrical lesions in the basal ganglia and thalami
    Hirokatsu Takahashi
    Department of Neurology, Graduate School of Medicine, Chiba University, Inohana, Chiba
    Intern Med 45:927-9. 2006
  28. ncbi request reprint Combined treatment with LDL-apheresis, chenodeoxycholic acid and HMG-CoA reductase inhibitor for cerebrotendinous xanthomatosis
    Shoichi Ito
    Department of Neurology D3, Chiba University Graduate School of Medicine, 1 8 1 Inohana, Chuo Ku, 260 8670, Chiba, Japan
    J Neurol Sci 216:179-82. 2003
    ..Our results suggest that LDL-apheresis in combination with CDCA and HMG-CoA reductase inhibitor may have beneficial effects and can be one of the treatment options...
  29. ncbi request reprint Subacute combined degeneration of the spinal cord in vegetarians: vegetarian's myelopathy
    Hirokatsu Takahashi
    Department of Neurology, Graduate School of Medicine, Chiba University, Inohana
    Intern Med 45:705-6. 2006
  30. ncbi request reprint The importance of disinfection therapy using povidone-iodine solution in atopic dermatitis
    Kazuo Sugimoto
    Department of Pediatrics, Chiba Municipal Hospital, Chiba, Japan
    Dermatology 204:63-9. 2002
    ..Cervical MRI was carried out randomly and showed abnormal findings in 21 of 25 patients, in whom 18 duodenal tissues were examined by biopsies...
  31. ncbi request reprint Severe personality changes after unilateral left paramedian thalamic infarct
    Toshio Fukutake
    Department of Neurology, Chiba University Graduate School of Medicine, Chiba, Japan
    Eur Neurol 47:156-60. 2002
    ..Other neurological and neuropsychological disturbances, especially verbal and visual amnesia, were unremarkable. MRI showed a very small infarct in the left paramedian area of the thalamus, mainly involving the dorsomedial nucleus...
  32. ncbi request reprint Linear T2 hyperintensity along the medial margin of the globus pallidus in patients with Machado-Joseph disease and Parkinson disease, and in healthy subjects
    W Shirai
    Department of Neurology, Graduate School of Medicine, Chiba University, Chiba, Japan
    AJNR Am J Neuroradiol 28:1993-5. 2007
    ..In this study, we aimed to compare the prevalence of this linear hyperintensity between patients with MJD and patients with Parkinson disease, and in control subjects...
  33. ncbi request reprint Wolfram syndrome presenting marked brain MR imaging abnormalities with few neurologic abnormalities
    S Ito
    Department of Neurology, Graduate School of Medicine, Chiba University, Chiba, Japan
    AJNR Am J Neuroradiol 28:305-6. 2007
    ..Patients with Wolfram syndrome may have discrepancies between neurologic and radiologic findings...
  34. pmc Neurological picture. Acute longitudinal myelitis as the initial manifestation of Sjögren's syndrome
    T Yamamoto
    Department of Neurology, Graduate School of Medicine, Chiba University, 1 8 1 Inohana, Chuo Ku, Chiba, 260 8670, Japan
    J Neurol Neurosurg Psychiatry 77:780. 2006
  35. ncbi request reprint Preserved phosphorylation of RET receptor protein in spinal motor neurons of patients with amyotrophic lateral sclerosis: an immunohistochemical study by a phosphorylation-specific antibody at tyrosine 1062
    M Yamamoto
    Department of Neurology, Nagoya University School of Medicine, 466, Nagoya, Japan
    Brain Res 912:89-94. 2001
    ....
  36. pmc Postgastrectomy polyneuropathy with thiamine deficiency
    H Koike
    Department of Neurology, Nagoya University School of Medicine, Nagoya 466-8550, Japan
    J Neurol Neurosurg Psychiatry 71:357-62. 2001
    ..CONCLUSIONS: Various symptoms were seen in patients with postgastrectomy neuropathy. Thiamine deficiency should be considered in the differential diagnosis of motor-sensory polyneuropathy after gastrectomy...
  37. ncbi request reprint [Severe chronic pain with allodynia in Parkinson's disease: a case report]
    S Ito
    Department of Neurology, Chiba University School of Medicine, Chiba
    Rinsho Shinkeigaku 41:147-9. 2001
    ..Patients with Parkinson's disease may complain severe causalgia-like pain as an initial symptom...
  38. ncbi request reprint The importance of bacterial superantigens produced by Staphylococcus aureus in the treatment of atopic dermatitis using povidone-iodine
    Kazuo Sugimoto
    Department of Clinical Allergology, Chiba Aoba Municipal Hospital, Chiba 260 0852, Japan
    Dermatology 212:26-34. 2006
    ..These data indicate that the therapy was effective not only for the skin lesions, but improved gastrointestinal tract lesions and cervical myelopathy, by eradicating bacterial superantigens...
  39. ncbi request reprint [A patient with coccidioidal meningoencephalitis]
    Miho Nakata
    Department of Neurology, Narita Red Cross Hospital
    Rinsho Shinkeigaku 45:669-73. 2005
    ..Immediate and adequate initiation of anti-fugal treatment is necessary to obtain a better prognosis for CM. Careful history-taking after a foreign trip is helpful when there is a suspicion of coccidioidomycosis...