Masaya Tamura

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Affiliation: Graduate School
Country: Japan

Publications

  1. pmc Single-incision video-assisted thoracic resection for extrapulmonary sequestration: a case report
    Masaya Tamura
    Department of Surgery, Fukui Prefectural Hospital, Yotsui 2 8 1, Fukui, Fukui, 910 8526, Japan
    J Cardiothorac Surg 9:22. 2014
  2. doi request reprint Pattern and predictors of false positive lymph node involvement on positron emission tomography in patients with non-small cell lung cancer
    Masaya Tamura
    Department of General and Cardiothoracic Surgery, Kanazawa University School of Medicine, Kanazawa, Japan
    Thorac Cardiovasc Surg 60:105-10. 2012
  3. pmc Single-incision video-assisted thoracoscopic resection of a pedunculated solitary fibrous tumor of the pleura: case report
    Masaya Tamura
    Department of Surgery, Fukui Prefectural Hospital, Yotsui 2 8 1, Fukui, Japan
    World J Surg Oncol 11:105. 2013
  4. pmc Pain following thoracoscopic surgery: retrospective analysis between single-incision and three-port video-assisted thoracoscopic surgery
    Masaya Tamura
    Department of Surgery, Fukui Prefectural Hospital, Yotsui 2 8 1, Fukui 910 8526, Japan
    J Cardiothorac Surg 8:153. 2013
  5. ncbi request reprint Radiologic and nuclear medicine predictors of tumor invasiveness in patients with clinical stage IA lung adenocarcinoma
    Masaya Tamura
    Department of General and Cardiothoracic Surgery, Kanazawa University School of Medicine, Takara machi 13 1, Kanazawa, 920 8640, Japan
    World J Surg 35:2010-5. 2011
  6. ncbi request reprint Chest CT and serum vascular endothelial growth factor-C level to diagnose lymph node metastasis in patients with primary non-small cell lung cancer
    Masaya Tamura
    Department of General and Cardiothoracic Surgery, Kanazawa University School of Medicine, Takara machi 13 1, Kanazawa, 920 8640, Japan
    Chest 126:342-6. 2004
  7. ncbi request reprint The combination assay with circulating vascular endothelial growth factor (VEGF)-C, matrix metalloproteinase-9, and VEGF for diagnosing lymph node metastasis in patients with non-small cell lung cancer
    Masaya Tamura
    Department of General and Cardiothoracic Surgery, Kanazawa University School of Medicine, Takara machi 13 1, Ishikawa, Kanazawa 920 8641, Japan
    Ann Surg Oncol 11:928-33. 2004
  8. ncbi request reprint Prognostic significance of dysadherin expression in patients with non-small cell lung cancer
    Masaya Tamura
    Department of General and Cardiothoracic Surgery, Kanazawa University School of Medicine, Kanazawa, Japan
    J Thorac Cardiovasc Surg 130:740-5. 2005
  9. doi request reprint New indication for preoperative marking of small peripheral pulmonary nodules in thoracoscopic surgery
    Masaya Tamura
    Department of General and Cardiothoracic Surgery, Kanazawa University School of Medicine, Takara machi 13 1, Kanazawa, 920 8640, Japan
    Interact Cardiovasc Thorac Surg 11:590-3. 2010
  10. ncbi request reprint Free pericardial fat pads can act as sealant for preventing alveolar air leaks
    Isao Matsumoto
    Department of General and Cardiothoracic Surgery, Kanazawa University, Kanazawa, Japan
    Ann Thorac Surg 80:2321-4. 2005

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Publications33

  1. pmc Single-incision video-assisted thoracic resection for extrapulmonary sequestration: a case report
    Masaya Tamura
    Department of Surgery, Fukui Prefectural Hospital, Yotsui 2 8 1, Fukui, Fukui, 910 8526, Japan
    J Cardiothorac Surg 9:22. 2014
    ..The tumor was suspended using articulating endograspers and resected after clipping and ligation of the anomalous vessel. The final pathology was determined an extrapulmonary sequestration. ..
  2. doi request reprint Pattern and predictors of false positive lymph node involvement on positron emission tomography in patients with non-small cell lung cancer
    Masaya Tamura
    Department of General and Cardiothoracic Surgery, Kanazawa University School of Medicine, Kanazawa, Japan
    Thorac Cardiovasc Surg 60:105-10. 2012
    ..Twenty out of 22 cases (90.9%) where %ΔSUV was over 61.5% or under 0% were considered as FP.Conclusions Patients with higher SUVs for LNs than for primary tumors and patients with extremely high or low %ΔSUVs tended to have FP LNs...
  3. pmc Single-incision video-assisted thoracoscopic resection of a pedunculated solitary fibrous tumor of the pleura: case report
    Masaya Tamura
    Department of Surgery, Fukui Prefectural Hospital, Yotsui 2 8 1, Fukui, Japan
    World J Surg Oncol 11:105. 2013
    ..In this report, we describe the surgical resection of a pedunculated solitary fibrous tumor of the pleura (SFTP) by single-incision thoracoscopic surgery (SITS). SITS may be a suitable surgical option for pedunculated SFTPs...
  4. pmc Pain following thoracoscopic surgery: retrospective analysis between single-incision and three-port video-assisted thoracoscopic surgery
    Masaya Tamura
    Department of Surgery, Fukui Prefectural Hospital, Yotsui 2 8 1, Fukui 910 8526, Japan
    J Cardiothorac Surg 8:153. 2013
    ..In this study we compared the results of our current experience with single-incision thoracoscopic surgery (SITS) and conventional three-port video-assisted thoracoscopic surgery (3P-VATS)...
  5. ncbi request reprint Radiologic and nuclear medicine predictors of tumor invasiveness in patients with clinical stage IA lung adenocarcinoma
    Masaya Tamura
    Department of General and Cardiothoracic Surgery, Kanazawa University School of Medicine, Takara machi 13 1, Kanazawa, 920 8640, Japan
    World J Surg 35:2010-5. 2011
    ..The aim of this study was to analyze parameters to predict tumor invasiveness according to high-resolution computed tomography and positron emission tomography in patients with clinical stage IA lung adenocarcinoma...
  6. ncbi request reprint Chest CT and serum vascular endothelial growth factor-C level to diagnose lymph node metastasis in patients with primary non-small cell lung cancer
    Masaya Tamura
    Department of General and Cardiothoracic Surgery, Kanazawa University School of Medicine, Takara machi 13 1, Kanazawa, 920 8640, Japan
    Chest 126:342-6. 2004
    ..We evaluated whether circulating vascular endothelial growth factor (VEGF)-C could give additional information for diagnosing lymph node metastasis in patients with lung cancer...
  7. ncbi request reprint The combination assay with circulating vascular endothelial growth factor (VEGF)-C, matrix metalloproteinase-9, and VEGF for diagnosing lymph node metastasis in patients with non-small cell lung cancer
    Masaya Tamura
    Department of General and Cardiothoracic Surgery, Kanazawa University School of Medicine, Takara machi 13 1, Ishikawa, Kanazawa 920 8641, Japan
    Ann Surg Oncol 11:928-33. 2004
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  8. ncbi request reprint Prognostic significance of dysadherin expression in patients with non-small cell lung cancer
    Masaya Tamura
    Department of General and Cardiothoracic Surgery, Kanazawa University School of Medicine, Kanazawa, Japan
    J Thorac Cardiovasc Surg 130:740-5. 2005
    ..The aim of this study was to evaluate the expression of dysadherin and E-cadherin and to investigate their clinical significance as prognostic factors in non-small cell lung cancer...
  9. doi request reprint New indication for preoperative marking of small peripheral pulmonary nodules in thoracoscopic surgery
    Masaya Tamura
    Department of General and Cardiothoracic Surgery, Kanazawa University School of Medicine, Takara machi 13 1, Kanazawa, 920 8640, Japan
    Interact Cardiovasc Thorac Surg 11:590-3. 2010
    ..3% even if this formula was applied. Here we advocate the algorithm for detection of indication for preoperative marking using the ratio of solid portion, tumor size and SUV of fluorodeoxyglucose positron emission tomography...
  10. ncbi request reprint Free pericardial fat pads can act as sealant for preventing alveolar air leaks
    Isao Matsumoto
    Department of General and Cardiothoracic Surgery, Kanazawa University, Kanazawa, Japan
    Ann Thorac Surg 80:2321-4. 2005
    ..This study was performed to investigate the safety and efficacy of a method using free pericardial fat pads as a sealant to prevent intraoperative and postoperative alveolar air leaks...
  11. ncbi request reprint [Lung adenocarcinoma originated from bulla wall accompanying spontaneous hemopneumothorax; report of a case]
    Hisatou Shin
    Department of General and Cardiothoracic Surgery, Kanazawa University, Kanazawa, Japan
    Kyobu Geka 63:245-7. 2010
    ..Pathological diagnosis was lung adenocarcinoma originated from bulla wall. We must recognize that cystic lung disease is a high risk factor of the lung cancer...
  12. ncbi request reprint Treatment for intercostal arterial aneurysm in neurofibromatosis type 1
    Isao Matsumoto
    Department of General and Cardiothoracic Surgery, Kanazawa University, Takara machi 13 1, Kanazawa 920 8641, Japan
    Asian Cardiovasc Thorac Ann 15:e16-9. 2007
    ..It is important to carefully observe the course of the patient by follow-up computed tomography (CT) or angiography in such cases...
  13. doi request reprint Double-barrel reconstruction for complex bronchial disruption due to blunt thoracic trauma
    Masaya Tamura
    Department of General and Cardiothoracic Surgery, Kanazawa University School of Medicine, Kanazawa, Japan
    Ann Thorac Surg 88:2008-10. 2009
    ..Such a serious bronchial injury with a positive outcome has not been reported so far. The features of this uncommon entity are discussed...
  14. ncbi request reprint Vitamin B2 as a tracer for intraoperative pulmonary sentinel node navigation surgery
    Isao Matsumoto
    Department of General and Cardiothoracic Surgery, Kanazawa University, Kanazawa, Japan
    Anticancer Res 30:4109-14. 2010
    ..We investigated whether fluorescent agents, especially vitamin B2, can act as tracers for intraoperative pulmonary sentinel node mapping...
  15. ncbi request reprint Serum vascular endothelial growth factor-C level in patients with primary nonsmall cell lung carcinoma: a possible diagnostic tool for lymph node metastasis
    Masaya Tamura
    Department of Thoracic Surgery, Ishikawa Prefectural Central Hospital, Kuratsuki Higashi, Kanazawa, Japan
    Cancer 98:1217-22. 2003
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  16. ncbi request reprint Vascular endothelial growth factor expression in metastatic pulmonary tumor from colorectal carcinoma: utility as a prognostic factor
    Masaya Tamura
    Department of General and Cardiothoracic Surgery, Kanazawa University School of Medicine, Kanazawa, Japan
    J Thorac Cardiovasc Surg 128:517-22. 2004
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  17. ncbi request reprint Peripherally located occult lung cancer with AMFR expression
    Masaya Tamura
    Department of Thoracic Surgery, Kanazawa University School of Medicine, Kanazawa, Japan
    Ann Thorac Cardiovasc Surg 9:184-7. 2003
    ..All of the four cases showed venous invasion, though the size of the primary tumor was small. Careful follow-up, including monitoring for distant metastasis, is necessary in radiologically occult peripheral lung cancer...
  18. ncbi request reprint Experimental study of extracorporeal lung resection in dogs: ex situ sleeve resection and autotransplantation of the pulmonary lobe after extended pneumonectomy for central lung cancer
    Isao Matsumoto
    Department of General and Cardio thoracic Surgery, Kanazawa University, Kanazawa, Japan
    J Thorac Cardiovasc Surg 127:1343-9. 2004
    ..The aim of this study was to investigate whether extracorporeal lung resection for lung cancer can be performed safely...
  19. doi request reprint Chondroblastoma with pulmonary metastasis in a patient presenting with spontaneous bilateral pneumothorax: Report of a case
    Masaya Tamura
    Department of General and Cardiothoracic Surgery, Kanazawa University School of Medicine, 13 1 Takaramachi Kanazawa, Ishikawa, 920 8640, Japan
    Surg Today 41:1439-41. 2011
    ..A pertinent literature review revealed similar cases of chondroblastoma with pulmonary metastasis, but revealed no reports of a pneumothorax caused by a metastatic chondroblastoma...
  20. ncbi request reprint Retrospective review of lung cancer patients with pleural dissemination after limited operations combined with parietal pleurectomy
    Yasuhiko Ohta
    Department of General and Cardiothoracic Surgery, Kanazawa University School of Medicine, Kanazawa, Japan
    J Surg Oncol 91:237-42. 2005
    ..This report describes our results of limited operations including parietal pleurectomy (pl) on a hypothesis that the most effective target area for controlling malignant pleural effusion is the parietal pleura...
  21. doi request reprint Intrathoracic vagus nerve tumor: case report and review of the literature
    Masaya Tamura
    Department of Surgery, Fukui Prefectural Hospital, Fukui, Japan
    Thorac Cardiovasc Surg 62:186-8. 2014
    ..We reviewed 87 other neurogenic tumors of the intrathoracic vagus nerve and discuss the incidence rate of complications, especially the relationship between tumor location, tumor size, and preservation of the nerve in this case report. ..
  22. ncbi request reprint Thymic carcinoid tumor
    Masaya Tamura
    First Department of Surgery, Kanazawa University School of Medicine, 13 1 Takaramachi, Kanazawa, Ishikawa 920 8640, Japan
    Jpn J Thorac Cardiovasc Surg 51:29-31. 2003
    ..Differential diagnosis of an anterior mediastinal tumor should include thymic carcinoid, for which lymph nodes should be routinely dissected, even when the tumor is encapsulated...
  23. ncbi request reprint Vascular endothelial growth factor expression in airways of patients with lung cancer: a possible diagnostic tool of responsive angiogenic status on the host side
    Yasuhiko Ohta
    Department of Thoracic Surgery, Ishikawa Prefectural Central Hospital, Kanazawa, Japan
    Chest 121:1624-7. 2002
    ..We evaluated the expression of vascular endothelial growth factor (VEGF) in airways in patients with lung cancer...
  24. ncbi request reprint Extended thymectomy in patients with myasthenia gravis with high thoracic epidural anesthesia alone
    Yoshio Tsunezuka
    Department of General and Cardiothoracic Surgery, Kanazawa University School of Medicine, Takaramachi 13 1, Kanazawa 920 8641, Japan
    World J Surg 28:962-5: discussion 965-6. 2004
    ..This may be suitable for the operation of some patients with MG, but further studies are required to define the indication...
  25. ncbi request reprint Leiomyoma of an accessory tracheal bronchus
    Masaya Tamura
    Department of Thoracic Surgery, Ishikawa Prefectural Central Hospital, Kanazawa, Japan
    Ann Thorac Surg 78:2163-5. 2004
    ..Postoperative bronchoscopic findings revealed a tracheal bronchus arising above the carina, and the root of the tumor existed in the orifice of the branch. Final histology revealed a leiomyoma...
  26. doi request reprint Antitumor effect and antiangiogenic potential of the mTOR inhibitor temsirolimus against malignant pleural mesothelioma
    Makio Moriya
    Department of General and Cardiothoracic Surgery, Kanazawa University, Kanazawa, Japan
    Oncol Rep 31:1109-15. 2014
    ..These results suggest that temsirolimus has activity against MPM cells by inhibition of cell proliferation and angiogenesis, and may be beneficial for a subset of MPM patients with high mTOR expression. ..
  27. ncbi request reprint Thoracoscopic appearance of bilateral spontaneous pneumothorax
    Masaya Tamura
    Department of Thoracic Surgery, Ishikawa Prefectural Central Hospital, Kuratsuki Higashi 2 1, Kanazawa, Ishikawa 920 8530, Japan
    Chest 124:2368-71. 2003
    ..We investigated the macroscopic features of bilateral pneumothorax (BLP) and compared them with those of unilateral pneumothorax (ULP)...
  28. ncbi request reprint Ileosigmoid knot: computed tomography findings and the mechanism of its formation
    Masaya Tamura
    Department of Surgery, Wajima Municipal Hospital, Ishikawa, Japan
    ANZ J Surg 74:184-6. 2004
  29. ncbi request reprint Predictive value of one-dimensional mean computed tomography value of ground-glass opacity on high-resolution images for the possibility of future change
    Masaya Tamura
    Departments of Surgery and Radiology, Fukui Prefectural Hospital, Fukui, Japan
    J Thorac Oncol 9:469-72. 2014
    ..The purpose of this study was to evaluate the relationship between clinical and radiological findings and the progression of ground-glass opacity (GGO) and to identify risk factors that predict the outcome of pure GGO lesions...
  30. ncbi request reprint [Ectopic mediastinal parathyroid adenoma resected by video-assisted thoracic surgery with intraoperative methylene blue infusion]
    Yosuke Shimizu
    Department of Surgery, Fukui Prefectural Hospital, Fukui, Japan
    Kyobu Geka 66:196-9. 2013
    ..The lesion was identified easily during surgery, andthe thoracoscopic surgery could be safely performed. The postoperative course is well, and hypercalcemia was improved. The ureteral stone seizures did not occur subsequently...
  31. ncbi request reprint Surgical resection of recurrent bilateral mediastinal liposarcoma through the clamshell approach
    Yasuhiko Ohta
    Department of Thoracic Surgery, Ishikawa Prefectural Central Hospital, Kanazawa, Japan
    Ann Thorac Surg 77:1837-9. 2004
    ..The patient is currently well 16 years after the first operation. Aggressive surgical intervention whenever possible appears to improve the quality of life and prolong the survival of patients with mediastinal liposarcoma...
  32. ncbi request reprint Synchronous triple early cancers occurring in the stomach, colon and gallbladder
    Masaya Tamura
    Department of Surgery, Wajima Municipal Hospital, Ishikawa, Japan
    Asian J Surg 26:46-8; discussion 49. 2003
    ..The patient was doing well with no evidence of recurrence 6 months after surgery...
  33. ncbi request reprint Small intestinal bleeding, secondary to metastatic malignant fibrous histiocytoma of the rib: report of a case
    Masaya Tamura
    First Department of Surgery, Kanazawa University School of Medicine, Japan
    Surg Today 32:69-71. 2002
    ..Histopathological and immunohistochemical examination confirmed that the tumor in the small intestine was an MFH that had metastasized from the rib...