Toyomitsu Sawai

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Affiliation: Graduate School
Country: Japan

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint A case of community-acquired pneumonia due to influenza A virus and Nocardia farcinica co-infection
    Toyomitsu Sawai
    Department of Respiratory Medicine, Nagasaki Municipal Hospital, Nagasaki, Japan Electronic address
    J Infect Chemother 20:506-8. 2014
  2. ncbi request reprint Mycobacterium intracellulare pulmonary infection which co-existed and mimicked lung cancer
    Toyomitsu Sawai
    Department of Internal Medicine, Sasebo City General Hospital, Sasebo
    Intern Med 47:459-62. 2008
  3. ncbi request reprint Tubular adenocarcinoma of the thymus: case report and review of the literature
    Toyomitsu Sawai
    Department of Internal Medicine, Isahaya Health Insurance General Hospital, 24 1, Eishohigashi machi, Isahaya 854 8501, Japan
    Int J Surg Pathol 14:243-6. 2006
  4. ncbi request reprint A case of Mycobacterium nonchromogenicum pulmonary infection showing multiple nodular shadows in an immunocompetent patient
    Toyomitsu Sawai
    Department of Internal Medicine, Isahaya Health Insurance General Hospital, Isahaya 854 8501, Japan
    Diagn Microbiol Infect Dis 54:311-4. 2006
  5. ncbi request reprint A retrospective comparative study of recombinant human thrombomodulin and gabexate mesilate in sepsis-induced disseminated intravascular coagulation patients
    Takahiro Takazono
    Department of Internal Medicine, Nagasaki Municipal Hospital, Nagasaki, Japan Department of Respiratory Diseases, Nagasaki University Graduate School of Biomedical Sciences, Nagasaki, Japan Electronic address
    J Infect Chemother 20:484-8. 2014
  6. ncbi request reprint [Case of pulmonary adenocarcinoma with co-existing pulmonary actinomycosis in one region of the lung]
    Shotaro Ide
    Department of Respiratory Medicine, Sasebo City General Hospital
    Nihon Kokyuki Gakkai Zasshi 47:823-7. 2009
  7. ncbi request reprint Pulmonary cryptococcosis presenting as endobronchial lesions in a patient under corticosteroid treatment
    Yuichi Inoue
    Department of Internal Medicine, Isahaya Insurance General Hospital, Nagasaki
    Intern Med 46:519-23. 2007
  8. ncbi request reprint Mycobacterium avium complex pleuritis
    Katsunori Yanagihara
    The Second Department of Internal Medicine, Nagasaki University School of Medicine, Nagasaki, Japan
    Respiration 69:547-9. 2002
  9. pmc Evaluation of a rapid immunochromatographic ODK0501 assay for detecting Streptococcus pneumoniae antigen in sputum samples from patients with lower respiratory tract infection
    Koichi Izumikawa
    Second Department of Internal Medicine, Nagasaki University School of Medicine, Nagasaki, Japan
    Clin Vaccine Immunol 16:672-8. 2009
  10. doi request reprint Interstitial pneumonia probably associated with sorafenib treatment: An alert of an adverse event
    Shotaro Ide
    Division of Respiratory Medicine, Sasebo City General Hospital, 9 3 Hirase, Sasebo, Nagasaki 857 8511, Japan
    Lung Cancer 67:248-50. 2010

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Publications16

  1. ncbi request reprint A case of community-acquired pneumonia due to influenza A virus and Nocardia farcinica co-infection
    Toyomitsu Sawai
    Department of Respiratory Medicine, Nagasaki Municipal Hospital, Nagasaki, Japan Electronic address
    J Infect Chemother 20:506-8. 2014
    ..Although pulmonary nocardiosis with co-infection with influenza A is extremely rare, clinicians should be alert to the possibility. ..
  2. ncbi request reprint Mycobacterium intracellulare pulmonary infection which co-existed and mimicked lung cancer
    Toyomitsu Sawai
    Department of Internal Medicine, Sasebo City General Hospital, Sasebo
    Intern Med 47:459-62. 2008
    ..Thereafter, a right lower lobectomy was performed. Cases of pulmonary M. intracellulare disease with solitary nodule are rare. Moreover, M. intracellulare pulmonary infection with co-existing lung cancer is extremely rare...
  3. ncbi request reprint Tubular adenocarcinoma of the thymus: case report and review of the literature
    Toyomitsu Sawai
    Department of Internal Medicine, Isahaya Health Insurance General Hospital, 24 1, Eishohigashi machi, Isahaya 854 8501, Japan
    Int J Surg Pathol 14:243-6. 2006
    ..A combined resection of the superior vena cava and pericardium was performed. Immunohistochemically, the tumor cells were positive for CD5...
  4. ncbi request reprint A case of Mycobacterium nonchromogenicum pulmonary infection showing multiple nodular shadows in an immunocompetent patient
    Toyomitsu Sawai
    Department of Internal Medicine, Isahaya Health Insurance General Hospital, Isahaya 854 8501, Japan
    Diagn Microbiol Infect Dis 54:311-4. 2006
    ..The common finding of M. nonchromogenicum pulmonary infection on chest X-ray is a solitary cavity. The present report describes an unusual case of M. nonchromogenicum primary pulmonary infection showing multiple nodular shadows...
  5. ncbi request reprint A retrospective comparative study of recombinant human thrombomodulin and gabexate mesilate in sepsis-induced disseminated intravascular coagulation patients
    Takahiro Takazono
    Department of Internal Medicine, Nagasaki Municipal Hospital, Nagasaki, Japan Department of Respiratory Diseases, Nagasaki University Graduate School of Biomedical Sciences, Nagasaki, Japan Electronic address
    J Infect Chemother 20:484-8. 2014
    ..The platelet counts of the rhTM group significantly improved compared to the GM group (P = 0.004). Recombinant human thrombomodulin might be more effective for sepsis-induced DIC than GM. ..
  6. ncbi request reprint [Case of pulmonary adenocarcinoma with co-existing pulmonary actinomycosis in one region of the lung]
    Shotaro Ide
    Department of Respiratory Medicine, Sasebo City General Hospital
    Nihon Kokyuki Gakkai Zasshi 47:823-7. 2009
    ..Although lung cancer with coexisting pulmonary actinomycosis is rare, clinicians should take into consideration the fact that lung cancer and pulmonary actinomycosis can co-exist in the same patient...
  7. ncbi request reprint Pulmonary cryptococcosis presenting as endobronchial lesions in a patient under corticosteroid treatment
    Yuichi Inoue
    Department of Internal Medicine, Isahaya Insurance General Hospital, Nagasaki
    Intern Med 46:519-23. 2007
    ..After 40 days of treatment with fluconazole, the shadow of her lung mass decreased in size to that of a scarred lesion and her white, elevated bronchial lesions disappeared...
  8. ncbi request reprint Mycobacterium avium complex pleuritis
    Katsunori Yanagihara
    The Second Department of Internal Medicine, Nagasaki University School of Medicine, Nagasaki, Japan
    Respiration 69:547-9. 2002
    ..MAC was only identified by culture and PCR. No other bacteria were detected. Complete resolution of the pleural effusion occurred after administration of anti-tubercular agents (isoniazid, rifampin, ethambutol) and clarithromycin...
  9. pmc Evaluation of a rapid immunochromatographic ODK0501 assay for detecting Streptococcus pneumoniae antigen in sputum samples from patients with lower respiratory tract infection
    Koichi Izumikawa
    Second Department of Internal Medicine, Nagasaki University School of Medicine, Nagasaki, Japan
    Clin Vaccine Immunol 16:672-8. 2009
    ..pneumoniae antigen among patients with underlying chronic obstructive pulmonary disease. In conclusion, ODK0501 is noninvasive, rapid, and an accurate tool for diagnosing respiratory infection caused by S. pneumoniae...
  10. doi request reprint Interstitial pneumonia probably associated with sorafenib treatment: An alert of an adverse event
    Shotaro Ide
    Division of Respiratory Medicine, Sasebo City General Hospital, 9 3 Hirase, Sasebo, Nagasaki 857 8511, Japan
    Lung Cancer 67:248-50. 2010
    ..Oncologists supervising future clinical trials for lung cancer should be alert to the fact that sorafenib can potentially induce serious interstitial lung disease, although this might depend on racial differences...
  11. ncbi request reprint [A case of brain metastasis discovered after surgery for lung cancer based on changes in CEA, in which long-term survival was obtained by repeated gammaknife irradiation]
    Hiroshi Kakeya
    Department of Internal Medicine, Health Insurance Isahaya General Hospital
    Nihon Kokyuki Gakkai Zasshi 43:736-40. 2005
    ..Long-term survival was possible by repeated gammaknife irradiation for brain metastases. Monitoring of CEA played an important role in finding recurrent brain metastasis in this patient...
  12. ncbi request reprint [Nontuberculous mycobacterial infections involving solitary pulmonary nodules]
    Yuichi Inoue
    Internal Medicine, Isahaya Insurance General Hospital
    Nihon Kokyuki Gakkai Zasshi 45:655-60. 2007
    ..We conclude that the solitary pulmonary nodule of NTM is often due to M. avium and that transthoracic fine-needle aspiration is an easy and effective method of detecting NTM...
  13. ncbi request reprint [Clinical evaluation of transbronchial needle aspiration for histological specimens]
    Toyomitsu Sawai
    Department of Internal Medicine, Health Insurance Isahaya General Hospital
    Nihon Kokyuki Gakkai Zasshi 42:929-33. 2004
    ..The use of a 19 G TBNA appears effective for obtaining tissue for histological examination and diagnosis of benign conditions. Training in this technique should increase the diagnostic utility of the histology needle...
  14. ncbi request reprint [Therapeutic effect of macrolide antibiotics on murine model of hematogenous pulmonary MRSA infection]
    Toyomitsu Sawai
    Jpn J Antibiot 56:54-6. 2003
  15. ncbi request reprint [Thoracic actinomycosis: clinical, radiological, and pathological findings in 11 cases]
    Naoko Mato
    Division of Pulmonary Medicine, Department of Medicine, Jichi Medical School
    Nihon Kokyuki Gakkai Zasshi 41:514-20. 2003
    ..These results suggest that radiological findings, such as LAA and bronchial and bronchiolar dilatation, are characteristic for TA, and can be useful in making a diagnosis of TA...
  16. ncbi request reprint Pulmonary nocardiosis with bilateral diffuse granular lung shadows in a patient with subcutaneous panniculitic T-cell lymphoma
    Munehiro Enomoto
    Division of Pulmonary Medicine, Department of Medicine, Jichi Medical School, Minamikawachi, Tochigi
    Intern Med 41:986-9. 2002
    ..It is suggested that pulmonary nocardiosis should be considered in the differential diagnosis of diffuse granular shadows on chest X-rays, especially in immunocompromised patients...