Hisako Hara

Summary

Affiliation: Graduate School
Country: Japan

Publications

  1. pmc Flap salvage following postoperative venous thrombosis diagnosed by blood glucose measurement in the flaps
    Hisako Hara
    Department of Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery, The University of Tokyo, Japan
    Eplasty 11:e28. 2011
  2. ncbi request reprint Lymphoedema caused by idiopathic lymphatic thrombus
    Hisako Hara
    Department of Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery, The University of Tokyo, 7 3 1 Hongo, Bunkyo ku, Tokyo 113 8655, Japan Electronic address
    J Plast Reconstr Aesthet Surg 66:1780-3. 2013
  3. ncbi request reprint Blood glucose measurement for flap monitoring to salvage flaps from venous thrombosis
    Hisako Hara
    Department of Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery, The University of Tokyo Hospital, 7 3 1 Hongo, Bukyoku, Tokyo 113 8655, Japan
    J Plast Reconstr Aesthet Surg 65:616-9. 2012
  4. doi request reprint Presence of thoracic duct abnormalities in patients with primary lymphoedema of the extremities
    Hisako Hara
    Department of Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery, The University of Tokyo Hospital, 7 3 1 Hongo, Bukyoku, Tokyo 113 8655, Japan
    J Plast Reconstr Aesthet Surg 65:e305-10. 2012
  5. ncbi request reprint Idiopathic portal hypertension and lower limb lymphedema
    H Hara
    Department of Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery, The University of Tokyo Hospital, Tokyo, Japan
    Lymphology 45:63-70. 2012
  6. doi request reprint Assessment of configuration of thoracic duct using magnetic resonance thoracic ductography in idiopathic lymphedema
    Hisako Hara
    Department of Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery, The University of Tokyo Hospital, Hongo 7 3 1, Bunkyo ku, Tokyo, Japan
    Ann Plast Surg 68:300-2. 2012
  7. doi request reprint Upper-limb lymphedema treated aesthetically with lymphaticovenous anastomosis using indocyanine green lymphography and noncontact vein visualization
    Makoto Mihara
    Department of Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery, University of Tokyo, Tokyo, Japan
    J Reconstr Microsurg 28:327-32. 2012
  8. doi request reprint Using indocyanine green fluorescent lymphography and lymphatic-venous anastomosis for cancer-related lymphedema
    Makoto Mihara
    Department of Plastic Surgery and Reconstructive Surgery, The University of Tokyo, Tokyo, Japan
    Ann Vasc Surg 26:278.e1-6. 2012
  9. pmc Pathological steps of cancer-related lymphedema: histological changes in the collecting lymphatic vessels after lymphadenectomy
    Makoto Mihara
    Department of Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery, The University of Tokyo, Tokyo, Japan
    PLoS ONE 7:e41126. 2012
  10. doi request reprint Lower limb lymphedema treated with lymphatico-venous anastomosis based on pre- and intraoperative icg lymphography and non-contact vein visualization: A case report
    Makoto Mihara
    Department of Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery, University of Tokyo, Japan
    Microsurgery 32:227-30. 2012

Collaborators

  • Isao Koshima
  • Takuya Iida
  • Takumi Yamamoto
  • Noriyuki Murai
  • Kouji Banno
  • Daisuke Aoki
  • Itsuko Okuda
  • Katsutoshi Oda
  • Kei Kawana
  • Takafumi Kadono
  • Satoshi Onoda
  • Makoto Mihara
  • Mitsunaga Narushima
  • Takeshi Todokoro
  • Yohei Hayashi
  • Iori Kisu
  • Jun Araki
  • Kazuki Kikuchi
  • Nobuhiko Suganuma
  • Kito Mitsui
  • Hisashi Moriguchi
  • Gentaro Uchida
  • Yukio Seki
  • Vana S H Chan
  • Dominic Furniss
  • Yojiro Kato
  • Naoya Sawamoto
  • Taro Okitsu
  • Azusa Oshima
  • Hidehiko Yoshimatsu
  • Yohei Yamada
  • Yohei Masugi
  • Lawrence Hin-Lun
  • Makiko Haragi
  • Takashi Shiina
  • Aiko Oka
  • Yusuke Yamamoto
  • Tetsu Yano
  • Kiyoko Umene
  • Takayuki Abe
  • Paolo Gennaro
  • Guido Gabriele
  • Kensuke Tashiro
  • Timothy Shim
  • Megumi Yanokura
  • Yuji Takehara
  • Munekazu Naito
  • Narushima Mitsunaga
  • Shinya Hayami
  • Kosuke Tsuji
  • Li Yu Lin
  • Keisuke Kouyama
  • Makoto Tonsho
  • Noriko Kagawa
  • Osamu Kato
  • Tatsuya Yamasoba

Detail Information

Publications41

  1. pmc Flap salvage following postoperative venous thrombosis diagnosed by blood glucose measurement in the flaps
    Hisako Hara
    Department of Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery, The University of Tokyo, Japan
    Eplasty 11:e28. 2011
    ..The incorporation of blood glucose measurement in addition to clinical monitoring aids in early detection and possible reduction postoperative complications due to venous thrombosis...
  2. ncbi request reprint Lymphoedema caused by idiopathic lymphatic thrombus
    Hisako Hara
    Department of Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery, The University of Tokyo, 7 3 1 Hongo, Bunkyo ku, Tokyo 113 8655, Japan Electronic address
    J Plast Reconstr Aesthet Surg 66:1780-3. 2013
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  3. ncbi request reprint Blood glucose measurement for flap monitoring to salvage flaps from venous thrombosis
    Hisako Hara
    Department of Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery, The University of Tokyo Hospital, 7 3 1 Hongo, Bukyoku, Tokyo 113 8655, Japan
    J Plast Reconstr Aesthet Surg 65:616-9. 2012
    ....
  4. doi request reprint Presence of thoracic duct abnormalities in patients with primary lymphoedema of the extremities
    Hisako Hara
    Department of Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery, The University of Tokyo Hospital, 7 3 1 Hongo, Bukyoku, Tokyo 113 8655, Japan
    J Plast Reconstr Aesthet Surg 65:e305-10. 2012
    ..In this study, we used magnetic resonance thoracic ductography (MRTD) to assess the morphology of the thoracic duct in patients with primary lymphoedema...
  5. ncbi request reprint Idiopathic portal hypertension and lower limb lymphedema
    H Hara
    Department of Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery, The University of Tokyo Hospital, Tokyo, Japan
    Lymphology 45:63-70. 2012
    ..It is postulated that an abnormality in the embryonic cardinal vein before lymph vessel differentiation could be a possible mechanism of the dual pathologic conditions...
  6. doi request reprint Assessment of configuration of thoracic duct using magnetic resonance thoracic ductography in idiopathic lymphedema
    Hisako Hara
    Department of Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery, The University of Tokyo Hospital, Hongo 7 3 1, Bunkyo ku, Tokyo, Japan
    Ann Plast Surg 68:300-2. 2012
    ..In addition, visualization of the thoracic duct may assist in selecting the optimal therapy for each idiopathic lymphedema patient...
  7. doi request reprint Upper-limb lymphedema treated aesthetically with lymphaticovenous anastomosis using indocyanine green lymphography and noncontact vein visualization
    Makoto Mihara
    Department of Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery, University of Tokyo, Tokyo, Japan
    J Reconstr Microsurg 28:327-32. 2012
    ..Thus, we aim to establish this approach as a standard method for identifying lymph vessels and veins that are suitable for LVA. This innovative vascular-imaging machine makes LVA less invasive and more effective without side effects...
  8. doi request reprint Using indocyanine green fluorescent lymphography and lymphatic-venous anastomosis for cancer-related lymphedema
    Makoto Mihara
    Department of Plastic Surgery and Reconstructive Surgery, The University of Tokyo, Tokyo, Japan
    Ann Vasc Surg 26:278.e1-6. 2012
    ..We suggest that early diagnostic imaging and early microsurgery is the key of lymphedema treatment...
  9. pmc Pathological steps of cancer-related lymphedema: histological changes in the collecting lymphatic vessels after lymphadenectomy
    Makoto Mihara
    Department of Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery, The University of Tokyo, Tokyo, Japan
    PLoS ONE 7:e41126. 2012
    ..However, such histological studies could be useful for elucidating the mechanism of lymphedema onset. The aim of this study was to clarify the changes occurring in collecting lymphatic vessels after lymphadenectomy...
  10. doi request reprint Lower limb lymphedema treated with lymphatico-venous anastomosis based on pre- and intraoperative icg lymphography and non-contact vein visualization: A case report
    Makoto Mihara
    Department of Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery, University of Tokyo, Japan
    Microsurgery 32:227-30. 2012
    ..Accuvein can be used for identification of subcutaneous venules with a diameter of about 0.5-1.0 mm. We used this approach in surgery for a case of bilateral lower limb lymphedema, with a resultant improvement in the surgical outcome...
  11. doi request reprint Antegrade and retrograde lymphatico-venous anastomosis for cancer-related lymphedema with lymphatic valve dysfuction and lymphatic varix
    Makoto Mihara
    Department of Plastic Surgery and Reconstructive Surgery, The University of Tokyo, Bunkyo ku, Tokyo 113 8655, Japan
    Microsurgery 32:580-4. 2012
    ..Lymphedema showed rapid improvement within 12 months and compression therapy was not required at 24 months after LVA. Retrograde LVA has a possibility of a more efficacy for secondary lymphedema...
  12. doi request reprint Scarless lymphatic venous anastomosis for latent and early-stage lymphoedema using indocyanine green lymphography and non-invasive instruments for visualising subcutaneous vein
    Makoto Mihara
    Department of Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery, University of Tokyo, 7 3 1, Hongo, Bunkyo ku, Tokyo, Japan
    J Plast Reconstr Aesthet Surg 65:1551-8. 2012
    ..The objective of this study was to examine the effect of low-invasive scarless lymphatic venous anastomosis (LVA) for early or latent lymphoedema...
  13. ncbi request reprint Low-invasive lymphatic surgery and lymphatic imaging for completely healed intractable pudendal lymphorrhea after gynecologic cancer treatment
    Makoto Mihara
    Department of Plastic Surgery and Reconstructive Surgery, University of Tokyo, Tokyo, Japan
    J Minim Invasive Gynecol 19:658-62. 2012
    ..This case shows the effectiveness of preoperative ICG lymphography and lymphoscintigraphy followed by treatment via lymph vessel ligation and LVA for curative resolution of a lymphatic fistula...
  14. doi request reprint Uterine autotransplantation in cynomolgus macaques: the first case of pregnancy and delivery
    Makoto Mihara
    Department of Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery, University of Tokyo, Tokyo, Japan
    Hum Reprod 27:2332-40. 2012
    ..In this study, we utilized a primate model of uterine transplantation, and evaluated the patency of our microsurgical anastomoses, and the perfusion of the transplanted uterus...
  15. pmc Indocyanine green (ICG) lymphography is superior to lymphoscintigraphy for diagnostic imaging of early lymphedema of the upper limbs
    Makoto Mihara
    Department of Plastic Surgery and Reconstructive Surgery, The University of Tokyo, Tokyo, Japan
    PLoS ONE 7:e38182. 2012
    ..In this study, we compared the utility of four diagnostic imaging methods: magnetic resonance imaging (MRI), computed tomography (CT), lymphoscintigraphy, and Indocyanine Green (ICG) lymphography...
  16. doi request reprint Versatility of lateral cutaneous branches of intercostal vessels and nerves: anatomical study and clinical application
    Takuya Iida
    Department of Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery, The University of Tokyo, 7 3 1 Hongo, Bunkyo ku, Tokyo 113 8655, Japan Electronic address
    J Plast Reconstr Aesthet Surg 66:1564-8. 2013
    ..2) The neurovascular bundle is consistently available, allowing elevation of sensate flaps. (3) Donor-site morbidity is low. Therefore, we believe that LCBs offer a versatile option in reconstructive surgery. ..
  17. doi request reprint Autologus groin lymph node transfer for “sentinel lymph network” reconstruction after head-and-neck cancer resection and neck lymph node dissection: a case report
    Makoto Mihara
    Department of Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery, University of Tokyo, Tokyo, Japan
    Microsurgery 32:153-7. 2012
    ..This case suggests that autologous lymph node transplantation may keep watch on cancer recurrence by reconstruction of the lymph node system in the resected region, and we suggest that this approach may be very useful in cancer therapy...
  18. pmc A new surgical technique of uterine auto-transplantation in cynomolgus monkey: preliminary report about two cases
    Iori Kisu
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, School of Medicine, Keio University, 35 Shinanomachi, Shinjuku ku, Tokyo, 160 8582, Japan
    Arch Gynecol Obstet 285:129-37. 2012
    ..The aim of this study was to confirm the feasibility of uterine auto-transplantation in cynomolgus monkeys by developing new surgical techniques...
  19. pmc Indocyanine green fluorescence imaging for evaluation of uterine blood flow in cynomolgus macaque
    Iori Kisu
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, School of Medicine, Keio University, Tokyo, Japan
    PLoS ONE 7:e35124. 2012
    ..In this study, indocyanine green (ICG) fluorescence imaging was used to examine uterine hemodynamics and vessels associated with uterine blood flow in cynomolgus macaque...
  20. doi request reprint High-accuracy diagnosis and regional classification of lymphedema using indocyanine green fluorescent lymphography after gynecologic cancer treatment
    Makoto Mihara
    From the Department of Plastic Surgery and Reconstructive Surgery, The University of Tokyo, Hongo, Bunkyo ku, Tokyo and Department of Vascular Surgery, Saiseikai Kawaguchi Hospital, Kawaguchi, Saitama, Japan
    Ann Plast Surg 72:204-8. 2014
    ..We diagnosed lymphedema using indocyanine green (ICG) fluorescent lymphography and developed a classification based on 12 regional types of edema in the lower bodies, with the goal of improved understanding of the pathology...
  21. doi request reprint Effective treatment of pelvic lymphocele by lymphaticovenular anastomosis
    Takeshi Todokoro
    Department of Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery, The University of Tokyo, Tokyo, Japan
    Gynecol Oncol 128:209-14. 2013
    ..The aim of this study was to evaluate whether LVA is an effective treatment for lymphocele, which is caused by an obstruction of the lymphatic flow in a manner similar to the development of lymphedema...
  22. ncbi request reprint Reconstruction of the larynx and aryepiglottic fold using a free radial forearm tendocutaneous flap after partial laryngopharyngectomy: a case report
    Makoto Mihara
    Department of Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery, Faculty of Medicine, University of Tokyo, Tokyo, Japan
    Microsurgery 32:50-4. 2012
    ..We believe that the key to successful functional recovery after partial laryngopharyngectomy is establishment of the three-dimensional complex structure of the arytenoid and aryepiglottic fold...
  23. ncbi request reprint Supermicrosurgical free sensate intercostal artery perforator flap based on the lateral cutaneous branch for plantar reconstruction
    Takuya Iida
    Department of Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery, The University of Tokyo, 7 3 1 Hongo, Bunkyo ku, Tokyo 113 8655, Japan Electronic address
    J Plast Reconstr Aesthet Surg 67:995-7. 2014
    ..We believe that this method represents a new option for soft-tissue reconstruction. ..
  24. ncbi request reprint Predictive lymphatic mapping: a method for mapping lymphatic channels in patients with advanced unilateral lymphedema using indocyanine green lymphography
    Makoto Mihara
    From the Department of Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery, The University of Tokyo, Tokyo, Japan Department of Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery, Oxford University Hospitals, West Wing, John Radcliffe Hospital, Oxford, United Kingdom Division of Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery, Department of Surgery, Queen Mary Hospital, Hong Kong and Department of Vascular Surgery, Saiseikai Kawaguchi Hospital, Kawaguchi, Saitama, Japan
    Ann Plast Surg 72:706-10. 2014
    ..These results suggest that predictive lymphatic mapping is a useful additional tool for surgeons performing LVA under local anesthesia, which will help to improve the accuracy of incisions and the efficiency of surgery. ..
  25. ncbi request reprint Risks for donors in uterus transplantation
    Iori Kisu
    1Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, School of Medicine, Keio University, Tokyo, Japan
    Reprod Sci 20:1406-15. 2013
    ..In this article, we summarize the burdens and risks of UTx, with a focus on donors who provide the uterus. ..
  26. doi request reprint Pure skin perforator flap for microtia and congenital aural atresia using supermicrosurgical techniques
    Mitsunaga Narushima
    Department of Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery, Tokyo University School of Medicine, 7 3 1 Hongo, Bunkyo ku, Tokyo 113 0033, Japan
    J Plast Reconstr Aesthet Surg 64:1580-4. 2011
    ..However, such problems may be addressed by using vascularized skin. We herein report a new method of reconstruction for congenital aural atresia in three cases using the superficial circumflex iliac artery as a pure skin perforator flap...
  27. doi request reprint Uterus autotransplantation in cynomolgus macaques: intraoperative evaluation of uterine blood flow using indocyanine green
    Makoto Mihara
    Department of Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery, The University of Tokyo, Japan
    Hum Reprod 26:3019-27. 2011
    ..In this study, we evaluated the intra- and post-operative blood flow conditions of vascular anastomosed regions and the blood-perfused area of the transplanted uterus in a cynomolgus macaque model of uterus autotransplantation...
  28. ncbi request reprint Uterus allotransplantation in cynomolgus macaque: a preliminary experience with non-human primate models
    Iori Kisu
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Keio University, Tokyo, Japan
    J Obstet Gynaecol Res 40:907-18. 2014
    ..Recovery of uterine function after allogeneic UTx in non-human primates has not been reported. The objective of this study is to establish the functional uterine transplant model in non-human primates...
  29. doi request reprint Lymphaticovenous anastomosis for facial lymphoedema after multiple courses of therapy for head-and-neck cancer
    Makoto Mihara
    Department of Plastic Surgery and Reconstructive Surgery, The University of Tokyo, Tokyo, Japan
    J Plast Reconstr Aesthet Surg 64:1221-5. 2011
    ..2-1.0 mm was anastomosed with a vein using supermicrosurgery. The outcome of this case suggests that LVA is applicable for treatment of lymphoedema in the head-and-neck region...
  30. ncbi request reprint Minimally Invasive Lymphatic Supermicrosurgery (MILS): Indocyanine Green Lymphography-Guided Simultaneous Multisite Lymphaticovenular Anastomoses via Millimeter Skin Incisions
    Takumi Yamamoto
    From the Department of Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery, Graduate School of Medicine, University of Tokyo, Bunkyo ku, Tokyo, Japan
    Ann Plast Surg 72:67-70. 2014
    ..Minimally invasive lymphatic supermicrosurgery can serve as the most reasonable treatment of compression-refractory peripheral lymphedema. ..
  31. ncbi request reprint The effect of lymphatico-venous anastomosis for an intractable ulcer at the lower leg in a marked obese patient
    Makoto Mihara
    Department of Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery, The University of Tokyo Hospital, Tokyo, Japan
    Microsurgery 34:64-7. 2014
    ..In cases of intractable ulcers, suspected of being caused by lymphostasis, treatments indicated for lymphedema, for example LVA, may possibly allow satisfactory wound healing. © 2013 Wiley Periodicals, Inc. Microsurgery 34:64-67, 2014. ..
  32. doi request reprint Free concha flap for sensitive nasal reconstruction using the infraorbital artery and nerve as a recipient vessel and a recipient nerve
    Mitsunaga Narushima
    Department of Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery, The University of Tokyo, School of Medicine, Bunkyo ku, Tokyo 113 8655, Japan
    Microsurgery 33:311-4. 2013
    ..The results of the sensory examination were the same as those of the unaffected side. This procedure not only achieves a good aesthetic outcome, but also restores sufficient sensory function...
  33. ncbi request reprint Dynamic reconstruction of full-thickness abdominal wall defects using free innervated vastus lateralis muscle flap combined with free anterolateral thigh flap
    Takuya Iida
    Departments of Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery, The University of Tokyo, Bunkyo kuTokyo, Japan
    Ann Plast Surg 70:331-4. 2013
    ..We believe this method can be a good option for reconstruction of full-thickness abdominal wall defects with long-term stability...
  34. doi request reprint Upper extremity lymphedema index: a simple method for severity evaluation of upper extremity lymphedema
    Takumi Yamamoto
    Department of Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery, Graduate School of Medicine, The University of Tokyo, 7 3 1 Hongo, Bunkyo ku, Tokyo 113 8655, Japan
    Ann Plast Surg 70:47-9. 2013
    ..This numerical rating makes the index useful for evaluation of lymphedema severities between different cases...
  35. doi request reprint Lymphatic-venous anastomosis for the radical cure of a large pelvic lymphocyst
    Makoto Mihara
    Department of Plastic Surgery and Reconstructive Surgery, The University of Tokyo, Tokyo, Japan
    J Minim Invasive Gynecol 19:125-7. 2012
    ..This is the first reported case of intractable pelvic lymphocyst for which LVA was effective. LVA may be useful for pelvic lymphocyst at an early stage after cancer resection and lymph node dissection...
  36. doi request reprint Early lymph-drainage massage using a cosmetic roller after lymphatico-venous anastomosis compared to manual lymph drainage: a case report
    Makoto Mihara
    Department of Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery, University of Tokyo, 7 3 1, Hongo, Bunkyo ku, Tokyo 113 8655, Japan
    J Plast Reconstr Aesthet Surg 64:1709-11. 2011
    ..A higher therapeutic effect was obtained in the right lower limb compared to that in the left lower limb. The results in this case suggest that further studies should be performed to examine the new method in various types of patients...
  37. doi request reprint Local anesthesia for lymphaticovenular anastomosis
    Vana S H Chan
    From the Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery, Graduate School of Medicine, University of Tokyo, Tokyo, Japan
    Ann Plast Surg 72:180-3. 2014
    ..6 on the first postoperative day and then dropped gradually. No complication of surgery was reported. In-depth preoperative counseling and complementary intraoperative measures were emphasized to make LA a possible choice of anesthesia. ..
  38. doi request reprint Reconstruction of an extensive anterior skull base defect using a muscle-sparing rectus abdominis myocutaneous flap in a 1-year-old infant
    Takuya Iida
    Department of Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery, The University of Tokyo, 7 3 1 Hongo, Bunkyo ku, Tokyo 113 8655, Japan
    Microsurgery 32:622-6. 2012
    ..To the best of our knowledge, this was among the youngest case of skull base reconstruction using a free flap. The feasibility of free flap transfer and flap selection in pediatric skull base reconstruction is discussed...
  39. ncbi request reprint Preexcisional artery reconstruction: a new strategy in multiple hepatic artery reconstruction for reducing ischemic injury of the liver
    Takuya Iida
    Department of Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery, The University of Tokyo, Bunkyo ku, Tokyo, Japan
    Microsurgery 32:493-6. 2012
    ..We believe that this method may be one of the useful approaches in multiple HA reconstruction...
  40. ncbi request reprint Reconstruction of large facial defects using a sensate superficial circumflex iliac perforator flap based on the lateral cutaneous branches of the intercostal nerves
    Takuya Iida
    From the Department of Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery, The University of Tokyo, Tokyo, Japan
    Ann Plast Surg 72:328-31. 2014
    ..These sensate flaps based on the branches of the intercostal nerves are easily obtainable, the donor site is in a concealed area, and primary closure is possible. ..
  41. ncbi request reprint Minimally invasive multiple lymphaticovenular anastomosis at the ankle for the prevention of lower leg lymphedema
    Satoshi Onoda
    Department of Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery, Graduate School of Medicine, University of Tokyo, Bunkyo ku, Tokyo, Japan
    Microsurgery 34:372-6. 2014
    ..In this report, we describe a minimally invasive preventive LVA procedure and present the preliminary results...