Erito Mochiki

Summary

Affiliation: Gunma University
Country: Japan

Publications

  1. ncbi Gastrointestinal recovery and outcome after laparoscopy-assisted versus conventional open distal gastrectomy for early gastric cancer
    Erito Mochiki
    First Department of Surgery, Faculty of Medicine, Gunma University, 3 39 15, Showa machi, Maebashi, 371 8511, Japan
    World J Surg 26:1145-9. 2002
  2. ncbi Postoperative functional evaluation of jejunal interposition with or without a pouch after a total gastrectomy for gastric cancer
    Erito Mochiki
    First Department of Surgery, Faculty of Medicine, Gunma University, 3 39 15, Showa machi, Maebashi 371 8511, Japan
    Am J Surg 187:728-35. 2004
  3. ncbi Evaluation of 18F-2-deoxy-2-fluoro-D-glucose positron emission tomography for gastric cancer
    Erito Mochiki
    Department of Surgery 1, Faculty of Medicine, Gunma University, 3 39 22 Showa machi, Maebashi, 371 8511 Gunma, Japan
    World J Surg 28:247-53. 2004
  4. ncbi Laparoscopic assisted distal gastrectomy for early gastric cancer: Five years' experience
    Erito Mochiki
    Department of General Surgical Science, Graduate School of Medicine, Gunma University, Japan
    Surgery 137:317-22. 2005
  5. doi Laparoscopically assisted total gastrectomy with lymph node dissection for upper and middle gastric cancer
    Erito Mochiki
    Department of General Surgical Science, Faculty of Medicine, Gunma University, Maebashi, Japan
    Surg Endosc 22:1997-2002. 2008
  6. ncbi Laparoscopy-assisted gastrectomy for early gastric cancer in young and elderly patients
    Erito Mochiki
    Department of General Surgical Science, 3 39 15 Showa Machi, Maebashi, Gunma, 371 8511, Japan
    World J Surg 29:1585-91. 2005
  7. doi Effects of glutamine on gastrointestinal motor activity in patients following gastric surgery
    Erito Mochiki
    Department of General Surgical Science, Faculty of Medicine, Gunma University, 3 39 15, Showa machi, Maebashi, 371 8511, Japan
    World J Surg 35:805-10. 2011
  8. ncbi Sentinel lymph node mapping with technetium-99m colloidal rhenium sulfide in patients with gastric carcinoma
    Erito Mochiki
    Department of General Surgical Science, Graduate School of Medicine, Gunma University, Maebashi, Gunma 371 8511, Japan
    Am J Surg 191:465-9. 2006
  9. ncbi The technique of laparoscopically assisted total gastrectomy with jejunal interposition for early gastric cancer
    E Mochiki
    First Department of Surgery, Faculty of Medicine, Gunma University, 3 39 15, Showa machi, Maebashi 371 8511, Japan
    Surg Endosc 16:540-4. 2002
  10. ncbi Barostat examination of proximal site of the anastomosis in patients with rectal cancer after low anterior resection
    E Mochiki
    First Department of Surgery, Faculty of Medicine, Gunma University, Maebashi, Japan
    World J Surg 25:1377-82. 2001

Detail Information

Publications91

  1. ncbi Gastrointestinal recovery and outcome after laparoscopy-assisted versus conventional open distal gastrectomy for early gastric cancer
    Erito Mochiki
    First Department of Surgery, Faculty of Medicine, Gunma University, 3 39 15, Showa machi, Maebashi, 371 8511, Japan
    World J Surg 26:1145-9. 2002
    ..For selected patients with early gastric cancer, LADG with lymphadenectomy can provide a rapid recovery and good quality of life without compromising the cure rate...
  2. ncbi Postoperative functional evaluation of jejunal interposition with or without a pouch after a total gastrectomy for gastric cancer
    Erito Mochiki
    First Department of Surgery, Faculty of Medicine, Gunma University, 3 39 15, Showa machi, Maebashi 371 8511, Japan
    Am J Surg 187:728-35. 2004
    ..The objective of this study was to compare the motility of a gastric substitute after jejunal interposition without a pouch and jejunal interposition with a pouch and to evaluate the relationship of both methods with nutritional outcome...
  3. ncbi Evaluation of 18F-2-deoxy-2-fluoro-D-glucose positron emission tomography for gastric cancer
    Erito Mochiki
    Department of Surgery 1, Faculty of Medicine, Gunma University, 3 39 22 Showa machi, Maebashi, 371 8511 Gunma, Japan
    World J Surg 28:247-53. 2004
    ..Detection of nodal metastasis also was not possible by FDG-PET. However, FDG-PET appears to provide important additional information concerning the aggressiveness of the tumor and the prognosis in patients with gastric cancer...
  4. ncbi Laparoscopic assisted distal gastrectomy for early gastric cancer: Five years' experience
    Erito Mochiki
    Department of General Surgical Science, Graduate School of Medicine, Gunma University, Japan
    Surgery 137:317-22. 2005
    ....
  5. doi Laparoscopically assisted total gastrectomy with lymph node dissection for upper and middle gastric cancer
    Erito Mochiki
    Department of General Surgical Science, Faculty of Medicine, Gunma University, Maebashi, Japan
    Surg Endosc 22:1997-2002. 2008
    ..This report describes the short- and long-term results for patients with gastric cancer who underwent laparoscopically assisted total gastrectomy (LATG) with lymph node dissection...
  6. ncbi Laparoscopy-assisted gastrectomy for early gastric cancer in young and elderly patients
    Erito Mochiki
    Department of General Surgical Science, 3 39 15 Showa Machi, Maebashi, Gunma, 371 8511, Japan
    World J Surg 29:1585-91. 2005
    ..Laparoscopy-assisted distal gastrectomy is a safe and effective treatment for early gastric cancer in the elderly. Therefore, chronological age alone should not be considered a contraindication in selecting patients for LADG...
  7. doi Effects of glutamine on gastrointestinal motor activity in patients following gastric surgery
    Erito Mochiki
    Department of General Surgical Science, Faculty of Medicine, Gunma University, 3 39 15, Showa machi, Maebashi, 371 8511, Japan
    World J Surg 35:805-10. 2011
    ..Postoperative ileus (POI) is one of the most common complications of gastrointestinal surgery. The present study was performed to evaluate the effects of glutamine administration on POI after gastric surgery in humans...
  8. ncbi Sentinel lymph node mapping with technetium-99m colloidal rhenium sulfide in patients with gastric carcinoma
    Erito Mochiki
    Department of General Surgical Science, Graduate School of Medicine, Gunma University, Maebashi, Gunma 371 8511, Japan
    Am J Surg 191:465-9. 2006
    ..The objective of this study was to determine, with the use of technetium-99m colloidal rhenium sulfide, whether the concept of sentinel lymph nodes (SLNs) is applicable to gastric cancers...
  9. ncbi The technique of laparoscopically assisted total gastrectomy with jejunal interposition for early gastric cancer
    E Mochiki
    First Department of Surgery, Faculty of Medicine, Gunma University, 3 39 15, Showa machi, Maebashi 371 8511, Japan
    Surg Endosc 16:540-4. 2002
    ..Laparoscopically assisted total gastrectomies with jejunal interpositions were performed on four patients with early gastric cancer located in the upper portion of the stomach...
  10. ncbi Barostat examination of proximal site of the anastomosis in patients with rectal cancer after low anterior resection
    E Mochiki
    First Department of Surgery, Faculty of Medicine, Gunma University, Maebashi, Japan
    World J Surg 25:1377-82. 2001
    ..Furthermore, the 5-HT3 receptor antagonist may alleviate the symptoms of urgency and the frequency of defecation...
  11. ncbi Prostaglandin E2 stimulates motilin release via a cholinergic muscarinic pathway in the dog
    E Mochiki
    First Department of Surgery, Faculty of Medicine, Gunma University, Maebashi, Japan
    Neurogastroenterol Motil 12:523-30. 2000
    ..PGE2 may be involved in part in the regulation of the cyclic release of motilin and the occurrence of gastric phase III...
  12. ncbi Feasibility study of postoperative intraperitoneal hyperthermochemotherapy by radiofrequency capacitive heating system for advanced gastric cancer with peritoneal seeding
    Erito Mochiki
    Gunma University, General Surgical Science, Maebashi, Japan
    Int J Hyperthermia 23:493-500. 2007
    ..The purpose of this study was to evaluate the feasibility of PIHC in advanced gastric carcinoma patients with peritoneal seeding...
  13. doi Clinical outcomes of double endoscopic intralumenal surgery for early gastric cancer
    Erito Mochiki
    Department of General Surgical Science, Faculty of Medicine, Gunma University, 3 39 15 Showa Machi, Maebashi 371 8511, Japan
    Surg Endosc 24:631-6. 2010
    ..To overcome such limitations, the authors devised a double endoscopic intralumenal operation (DEILO) and assessed its efficacy and safety for superficial gastric neoplasms...
  14. doi Intragastric monosodium L-glutamate stimulates motility of upper gut via vagus nerve in conscious dogs
    Yoshitaka Toyomasu
    Department of General Surgical Science, Gunma University Graduate School of Medicine, Maebashi, Gunma 371 8511, Japan
    Am J Physiol Regul Integr Comp Physiol 298:R1125-35. 2010
    ..We conclude that intragastric MSG stimulates upper gut motility and accelerates gastric emptying. The sensory structure of MSG is present in the gastric corpus, and the signal is mediated by the vagus nerve...
  15. doi Comparison of postoperative motility in hand-sewn end-to-end anastomosis and functional end-to-end anastomosis: an experimental study in conscious dogs
    Yoshitaka Toyomasu
    Department of General Surgical Science Surgery I, Gunma University Graduate School of Medicine, 3 39 22 Showa machi, Maebashi, Gunma, 371 8511, Japan
    Dig Dis Sci 55:2489-97. 2010
    ..The objective of this study is to compare the postoperative motility between hand-sewn end-to-end anastomosis and functional end-to-end anastomosis...
  16. doi Intragastric administration of rikkunshito stimulates upper gastrointestinal motility and gastric emptying in conscious dogs
    Mitsuhiro Yanai
    Department of General Surgical Science, Gunma University Graduate School of Medicine, 3 39 22 Showa machi, Maebashi, 371 8511, Japan
    J Gastroenterol 48:611-9. 2013
    ..We investigated the effect of rikkunshito on upper gastrointestinal motility and plasma ghrelin concentrations in conscious dogs...
  17. doi Characterization of special propulsive contractions during rectal evacuation in a canine model of intestinal extrinsic denervation and rectal transection
    Yuichi Tabe
    Department of General Surgical Science and the 21st Century COE Program, Gunma University Graduate School of Medicine, Maebashi, Japan
    Int J Colorectal Dis 25:53-61. 2010
    ..The aim of this study was to describe the characteristics of special propulsive contractions (SPCs), such as GMCs, during evacuation in four experimental dog models, with emphasis on denervation...
  18. doi Interdigestive migrating contractions are coregulated by ghrelin and motilin in conscious dogs
    Atsushi Ogawa
    Dept of General Surgical Science, Gunma Univ Graduate School of Medicine, 3 39 22 Showa machi, Maebashi 371 8511, Japan
    Am J Physiol Regul Integr Comp Physiol 302:R233-41. 2012
    ..Our findings suggest that ghrelin regulates the function and release of motilin and that motilin may also regulate ghrelin...
  19. pmc Relationship between clinicopathological features and mucin phenotypes of advanced gastric adenocarcinoma
    Fumiaki Toki
    Department of General Surgical Science Surgery I, Gunma University Graduate School of Medicine, 3 39 15 Showa Machi, Maebashi, Gunma 371 8511, Japan
    World J Gastroenterol 16:2764-70. 2010
    ..To investigate a relationship between the clinicopathological features and mucin phenotypes in advanced gastric adenocarcinoma (AGA)...
  20. ncbi Matrilsin expression is a useful marker of submucosal invasion and lymph node metastasis in early stage signet ring cell carcinoma of the stomach
    Ryuusuke Aihara
    Department of Surgery I, Gunma University Faculty of Medicine, Maebashi, Japan
    J Surg Oncol 93:491-7. 2006
    ..The aim of this study was to examine the MMP-7 expression of early-stage undifferentiated gastric carcinoma, and to investigate differences between gastric signet ring cell (SIG) and other undifferentiated carcinomas (non-SIG)...
  21. doi Clinical significance of melanoma antigen-encoding gene-1 (MAGE-1) expression and its correlation with poor prognosis in differentiated advanced gastric cancer
    Kyoichi Ogata
    Department of General Surgical Science, Gunma University Graduate School of Medicine, Maebashi, Gunma, Japan
    Ann Surg Oncol 18:1195-203. 2011
    ..We investigated the clinicopathological features and prognostic significance of MAGE-1 expression in advanced gastric cancer (AGC)...
  22. ncbi Liver metastases of a minute rectal carcinoid less than 5mm in diameter: a case report
    Kaori Tsuboi
    Department of Surgery I, School of Medicine, Gunma University, Japan
    Hepatogastroenterology 51:1330-2. 2004
    ..She is presently in a good condition and has had no recurrence of the carcinoid tumor from ten months after the last hepatectomy...
  23. ncbi Erythromycin induces pyloric relaxation accompanied by a contraction of the gastric body after pylorus-preserving gastrectomy
    Toshihiro Nakabayashi
    First Department of Surgery, Faculty of Medicine, Gunma University, Maebashi, Japan
    Surgery 133:647-55. 2003
    ..The objective of the present study is to determine whether erythromycin can induce phase III with pyloric relaxation after PPG...
  24. ncbi Comprehensive investigations of quality of life after esophagectomy with special reference to the route of reconstruction
    Masanobu Nakajima
    Department of General Surgical Science Surgery I, Gunma University Graduate School of Medicine, Gunma, Japan
    Hepatogastroenterology 54:104-10. 2007
    ..The aim of this study was to evaluate the QOL of patients who had undergone esophagectomy for thoracic esophageal cancer...
  25. doi Mosapride citrate improves postoperative ileus of patients with colectomy
    Yoshitaka Toyomasu
    Department of General Surgical Science Surgery I, Graduate School of Medicine, Gunma University, Gunma, 371 8511, Japan
    J Gastrointest Surg 15:1361-7. 2011
    ..No study has evaluated its effect on gastrointestinal motility after surgery. The aim of this study was to investigate whether mosapride citrate reduces the duration of postoperative ileus...
  26. ncbi Primary mucinous adenocarcinoma of the ileum
    Yoshitaka Toyomasu
    Department of General Surgical Science Surgery I, Gunma University Graduate School of Medicine, 3 39 22 Showa machi, Maebashi, Gunma 371 8511, Japan
    Int Surg 95:60-2. 2010
    ..We performed a radical operation for the ileal mucinous adenocarcinoma, and long-term survival was obtained. This case suggests that aggressive surgical treatment for an advanced stage of small bowel cancer leads to long-term survival...
  27. ncbi Cell density modulates the metastatic aggressiveness of a mouse colon cancer cell line, colon 26
    Hiroyuki Kuwano
    Department of General Surgical Science Surgery I, Gunma University, Graduate School of Medicine, Maebashi, Gunma, Japan
    Oncology 67:441-9. 2004
    ..Although cell density in cultured cells has demonstrated several alterations in the nature of cell kinetics, the changes in the metastatic aggressiveness of cancer lines under different cell densities have not yet been studied...
  28. doi The benefits of laparoscopically assisted distal gastrectomy for obese patients
    Tetsuro Ohno
    Department of General Surgical Science, Gunma University Graduate School of Medicine, 3 39 22 Showa machi, Maebashi, 371 8511, Japan
    Surg Endosc 24:2770-5. 2010
    ..This study aimed to evaluate the advantages of laparoscopically assisted distal gastrectomy (LADG) for obese patients relative to those of conventional distal gastrectomy (DG)...
  29. doi Laparoscopy-assisted proximal gastrectomy with gastric tube reconstruction for early gastric cancer
    Ryuusuke Aihara
    Department of General Surgical Science Surgery I, Graduate School of Medicine, Maebashi, Gunma, 371 8511, Japan
    Surg Endosc 24:2343-8. 2010
    ..In this report, laparoscopy-assisted proximal gastrectomy (LAPG) and gastric tube reconstruction using a mini-loop retractor (MLR) is described for the treatment of early gastric cancer...
  30. ncbi Effect of motilin on endogenous release of insulin in conscious dogs in the fed state
    Hideki Suzuki
    Department of Surgery, Gunma University School of Medicine, 3 39 22 Showamachi, Maebashi 371 8511, Japan
    Dig Dis Sci 48:2263-70. 2003
    ....
  31. ncbi Relationship between intraduodenal 5-hydroxytryptamine release and interdigestive contractions in dogs
    Toshiyuki Tanaka
    Second Department of Surgery, Gunma University Faculty of Medicine, 3 39 15 Shoaw cho, Maebashi City, Gunma 371 8511, Japan
    J Smooth Muscle Res 40:75-84. 2004
    ..5-hydroxytryptamine (5-HT) is released into the intestinal lumen during the fasting state. However, the relationship between the intraduodenal 5-HT and the interdigestive cyclic motor activity in conscious dogs is unclear...
  32. ncbi Factors correlated with early and late recurrence after curative gastrectomy for gastric cancer
    Kyoichi Ogata
    Department of General Surgical Science, Gunma University Graduate School of Medicine, 3 39 22 Showa machi, Maebashi, 371 8511 Gunma, Japan
    Hepatogastroenterology 56:1760-4. 2009
    ..The objective of the present study was to establish an effective follow-up method to analyze the features of patients who relapsed after curative gastrectomy...
  33. doi Gastric motor activity in gastric pull-up esophagectomized patients with and without reflux symptoms
    Toshihiro Nakabayashi
    Department of Surgery, Gunma Prefectural Cardiovascular Center, Gunma University, Graduate School of Medicine, Maebashi, Japan
    Ann Thorac Surg 94:1114-7. 2012
    ..Impairment of phase III may result in reflux symptoms of heartburn and regurgitation. The present study evaluated whether gastropyloroduodenal motility after gastric pull-up esophagectomy influences the pathogenesis of reflux symptoms...
  34. ncbi Peritoneal recurrence of gastric cancer with mucin phenotype 12 years after curative resection: report of a case
    Ryuusuke Aihara
    Department of General Surgical Science Surgery I, Graduate School of Medicine, 3 39 22 Showa machi, Maebashi, Gunma, 371 8511, Japan
    Surg Today 37:325-9. 2007
    ..Although peritoneal recurrence so many years after curative gastrectomy is rare, careful long-term follow-up should be done for all patients undergoing surgery for gastric cancer with mucin phenotype...
  35. ncbi Pyloric motility after pylorus-preserving gastrectomy with or without the pyloric branch of the vagus nerve
    Toshihiro Nakabayashi
    First Department of Surgery, Faculty of Medicine, Gunma University, 3 39 22 Showa machi, Maebashi 371 8511, Japan
    World J Surg 26:577-83. 2002
    ..We concluded that it is not necessary to preserve the pyloric branch of the vagus for gastropyloroduodenal motility after PPG. Gastric stasis during the early postoperative period is due to tonic and phasic contractions of the pylorus...
  36. doi Glutamine decreases the duration of postoperative ileus after abdominal surgery: an experimental study of conscious dogs
    Tetsuro Ohno
    Department of General Surgical Science, Gunma University Graduate School of Medicine, Maebashi, Japan
    Dig Dis Sci 54:1208-13. 2009
    ..4 +/- 3.1 h versus 37.8 +/- 4.0 h, respectively; P < 0.05). In conclusion, glutamine could act as a motility-recovery agent after abdominal surgery and thereby decrease the duration of POI...
  37. doi Gastrointestinal stromal tumor of the lesser omentum in a young adult patient with a history of hepatoblastoma: report of a case
    Ryuusuke Aihara
    Department of General Surgical Science Surgery I, Graduate School of Medicine, Gunma University, 3 39 22 Showamachi, Maebashi, Gunma 371 8511, Japan
    Surg Today 39:349-52. 2009
    ..Immunohistochemically, the tumor was positive for KIT and CD34. An in-frame deletion was observed in the c-kit gene exon 11. Therefore, the tumor was diagnosed as a GIST originating from the lesser omentum...
  38. ncbi Ets-1 expression in gastric cancer
    Soichi Tsutsumi
    Department of General Surgical Science Surgery I, Gunma University, Graduate School of Medicine, Maebashi, Gunma, Japan
    Hepatogastroenterology 52:654-6. 2005
    ..Ets-1 protein is a transcription factor that has been implicated in both tumor invasion and neovascularization. The purpose of this study was to investigate the clinical significance of Ets-1 expression in gastric cancer...
  39. pmc Double endoscopic intraluminal operation for upper digestive tract diseases: proposal of a novel procedure
    Hiroyuki Kuwano
    Department of Surgery I, Faculty of Medicine, Gunma University, Gunma, Japan
    Ann Surg 239:22-7. 2004
    ..To overcome such limitations, we devised a double endoscopic intraluminal operation (DEILO), which enables us to resect mucosal lesions by using 2 fine endoscopes and monopolar shears...
  40. ncbi Pranlukast, a leukotriene receptor antagonist, prolongs the duration of the migrating motor complex in dogs
    Moises Garcia
    Department of Surgery, Gunma University School of Medicine, 3 39 22 Showamachi, Maebashi 371 8511, Japan
    Dig Dis Sci 49:1228-35. 2004
    ..76 g x min). In conclusion, we are the first to demonstrate that Pranlukast produces a significant inhibitory effect on gastrointestinal motility, which could explain in part some of the side effects observed with these types of drugs...
  41. doi Gastric schwannomas show an obviously increased fluorodeoxyglucose uptake in positron emission tomography: report of two cases
    Tetsuro Ohno
    Department of General Surgical Science, Gunma University Graduate School of Medicine, 3 39 22 Showa machi, Maebashi, Gunma, 371 8511, Japan
    Surg Today 41:1133-7. 2011
    ..Autocrine motility factor is also known as phosphoglucose isomerase. However, the mechanism by which FDG is accumulated in schwannoma cells is uncertain, and may be related to intracellular glycolytic activity...
  42. ncbi 18F-fluorodeoxyglucose positron emission tomography: useful technique for predicting malignant potential of gastrointestinal stromal tumors
    Yoichi Kamiyama
    Department of General Surgical Science Surgery I, Gunma University, Graduate School of Medicine, 3 39 22 Showa machi, Maebashi, Gunma 371 8511, Japan
    World J Surg 29:1429-35. 2005
    ..FDG-PET may be of considerable value for predicting the malignant potential of gastric GISTs before surgery. A gastric GIST with a high FDG uptake should be regarded as having malignant potential...
  43. ncbi Vascular endothelial growth factor C (VEGF-C) expression in pT2 gastric cancer
    Soichi Tsutsumi
    Department of General Surgical Science Surgery I, Gunma University, Graduate School of Medicine, Maebashi, Gunma, Japan
    Hepatogastroenterology 52:629-32. 2005
    ....
  44. pmc Rikkunshito, a traditional Japanese medicine, suppresses cisplatin-induced anorexia in humans
    Tetsuro Ohno
    Department of General Surgical Science, Gunma University Graduate School of Medicine, Maebashi, Japan
    Clin Exp Gastroenterol 4:291-6. 2011
    ..The aim of this study was to investigate the effects of Rikkunshito on ghrelin secretion and on cisplatin-induced anorexia in humans...
  45. doi Impact of gastropyloric motor activity on the genesis of reflux esophagitis after an esophagectomy with gastric tube reconstruction
    Toshihiro Nakabayashi
    Department of Surgery, Gunma Prefectural Cardiovascular Center, Maebashi, Japan Department of General Surgical Science, Gunma University, Graduate School of Medicine, Maebashi, Japan Electronic address
    Ann Thorac Surg 96:1833-8. 2013
    ..The pathogenesis of reflux esophagitis is not fully understood. The aim of the present study was to evaluate whether gastropyloric motility influences the pathogenesis of reflux esophagitis after an esophagectomy...
  46. doi Keratin 17 expression correlates with tumor progression and poor prognosis in gastric adenocarcinoma
    Munenori Ide
    Department of Diagnostic Pathology, Gunma University Graduate School of Medicine, Maebashi, Gunma, Japan
    Ann Surg Oncol 19:3506-14. 2012
    ..The high frequency of K17 expression in pancreaticobiliary nonmucinous adenocarcinoma or basal-like breast carcinoma has previously been described. However, its expression in gastric cancer (GC) is controversial...
  47. doi Role of bile in intestinal motility after massive liver resection in conscious rats
    Chenghu Ma
    Department of General Surgical Science, Surgery 1, Gunma University, Graduate School of Medicine, Maebashi, Japan
    J Surg Res 150:131-6. 2008
    ..To investigate the effect of 90% partial hepatectomy (90% PHx) and the involvement of bile on ileal motility in conscious rats...
  48. ncbi Gastropyloric motor activity and the effects of erythromycin given orally after esophagectomy
    Toshihiro Nakabayashi
    First Department of Surgery, Faculty of Medicine, Gunma University, 3 39 15, Showa machi, 371 8511, Maebashi, Japan
    Am J Surg 183:317-23. 2002
    ..The aims of the present study were to examine the gastropyloric motility of the gastric tube and the effects of erythromycin given orally...
  49. ncbi Mucin phenotypic expression in early signet ring cell carcinoma of the stomach: its relationship with the clinicopathologic factors
    Ryuusuke Aihara
    Department of Surgery I, Gunma University Faculty of Medicine, Maebashi, 371 8511, Japan
    Dig Dis Sci 49:417-24. 2004
    ..In conclusion, the GI-type expression of SIG is a clinically useful factor for predicting submucosal invasion. The findings of SIG surrounded with IM revealed the need to exercise great care in determining the surgical margin...
  50. ncbi Loss of KAI1 expression in gastric cancer
    Soichi Tsutsumi
    Department of General Surgical Science Surgery I, Gunma University Graduate School of Medicine Maebashi, Gunma, Japan
    Hepatogastroenterology 52:281-4. 2005
    ..The purpose of this study was to determine whether the loss of KAI1 expression was related to the clinicopathologic features of patients with gastric cancer...
  51. doi Peptides derived from a soluble molecule of the human leukocyte antigen (HLA) class I cause apoptosis in gastric cancer cell lines
    Tatsuo Shimura
    Department of General Surgical Science Surgery I, Gunma University Graduate School of Medicine, 3 39 15 Showa Machi, Maebashi, Gunma, 371 8511, Japan
    Dig Dis Sci 54:63-9. 2009
    ..In conclusion, sHLA-I and the peptides derived from HLA-I cause apoptosis in human gastric cancer cell lines...
  52. doi The utility of a noninvasive 13C-acetate breath test to predict quality of life after gastrectomy
    Yoshitaka Toyomasu
    Department of General Surgical Science Surgery I, Gunma University Graduate School of Medicine, 3 39 22 Showa machi, Maebashi, Gunma, 371 8511, Japan
    World J Surg 35:2710-6. 2011
    ..The aim of this study was to investigate the accuracy of a 13C-acetate breath test in reflecting gastric function and the relationship between food intake and change in body weight after distal gastrectomy...
  53. ncbi Laparoscopy-assisted ileocecal resection for mucosa-associated lymphoid tissue lymphoma of the appendix: case report
    Yoshitaka Toyomasu
    Department of General Surgical Science Surgery I, Gunma University Graduate School of Medicine, 3 39 22 Showa machi, Maebashi, Gunma 371 8511, Japan
    Hepatogastroenterology 56:1078-81. 2009
    ..We then performed an ileocecal resection, which is considered radical surgery. The present case suggests that a laparoscopic observation is helpful for the appropriate diagnosis and therapy of MALT lymphoma of the appendix...
  54. ncbi Gastrointestinal manometric findings in a patient with total intestinal aganglionosis
    Atsushi Takahashi
    Department of General Surgical Science Surgery I, Graduate School of Medicine, Gunma University, Maebashi, Gunma, Japan
    J Pediatr Surg 39:1104-6. 2004
    ..The authors studied gastrointestinal motility in a patient with total intestinal aganglionosis (TIA) and the effect of octreotide (OCT) on ileal motility in this patient...
  55. ncbi Prognostic significance of combined expression of MUC1 and adhesion molecules in advanced gastric cancer
    Tetsuro Ohno
    Department of General Surgical Science, Gunma University Graduate School of Medicine, Maebashi, Gunma 371 8511, Japan
    Eur J Cancer 42:256-63. 2006
    ..0001). In conclusion, abnormal E-cadherin/MUC1-positive expression pattern in advanced gastric cancer is an independent unfavorable prognostic marker...
  56. ncbi In vivo recording of colonic motility in conscious rats with deficiency of interstitial cells of Cajal, with special reference to the effects of nitric oxide on colonic motility
    Atsushi Takahashi
    Department of General Surgical Science Surgery I, Gunma University, Graduate School of Medicine, 3 39 15 Showa Machi, Maebashi 371 8511, Japan
    J Gastroenterol 40:1043-8. 2005
    ....
  57. pmc Effects of 5-HT2B, 5-HT3 and 5-HT4 receptor antagonists on gastrointestinal motor activity in dogs
    Hiroki Morita
    Hiroki Morita, Erito Mochiki, Akira Watanabe, Toshinaga Sutou, Atsushi Ogawa, Mitsuhiro Yanai, Kyoichi Ogata, Takaaki Fujii, Tetsuro Ohno, Souichi Tsutsumi, Takayuki Asao, Hiroyuki Kuwano, Department of General Surgical Science Surgery 1, Gunma University, Graduate School of Medicine, Gunma 371 8511, Japan
    World J Gastroenterol 19:6604-12. 2013
    ..To study the effects of 5-hydroxytryptamine (5-HT) receptor antagonists on normal colonic motor activity in conscious dogs...
  58. ncbi Treatment of hyperinsulinemic hypoglycemia due to diffuse nesidioblastosis in adults: a case report
    Yoshitaka Toyomasu
    Department of General Surgical Science Surgery I, Gunma University Graduate School of Medicine, 3 39 22 Showa machi, Maebashi, Gunma 371 8511, Japan
    Am Surg 75:331-4. 2009
    ..Clinically, it is very difficult to distinguish diffuse nesidioblastosis from insulinoma. When we treat hyperinsulinemic hypoglycemia, ASVS can be an essential examination to decide the extent of pancreatectomy...
  59. doi Sudden bilateral sensorineural hearing loss as the presenting symptom of meningeal carcinomatosis of gastric cancer: report of a case
    Tetsuro Ohno
    Department of General Surgical Science, Gunma University Graduate School of Medicine, 3 39 22 Showa machi, Maebashi, 371 8511, Japan
    Surg Today 40:561-5. 2010
    ..Isolated bilateral hearing loss is therefore considered to be a rare first manifestation of meningeal carcinomatosis...
  60. ncbi Prolonged antibiotic prophylaxis longer than 24 hours does not decrease surgical site infection after elective gastric and colorectal surgery
    Taketoshi Suehiro
    Department of General Surgical Science, Graduate School of Medicine, Gunma University, Maebashi 371 8511, Japan
    Hepatogastroenterology 55:1636-9. 2008
    ..In this manuscript, we analyzed surgical site infection (SSI) in gastric and colorectal surgery according to the duration of antibiotics prophylaxis and discuss the duration of an antibiotic prophylaxis, and its relation to SSI...
  61. doi Novel method of the double-loop slip-knot: preknotting on the laparoscopic forceps enables easy and secure intracorporeal ligation
    Takayuki Asao
    Department of General Surgical Science, Gunma University Graduate School of Medicine, 3 39 22, Showa machi, Maebashi, Gunma, 371 8511, Japan
    Surg Endosc 25:2487-91. 2011
    ..We describe an intracorporeal slip-knot with a double-loop strand that can be used to provide security and present the experimental results obtained...
  62. ncbi Gastrointestinal stromal tumor of the stomach: report of a case
    Hitoshi Kamimura
    First Department of Surgery, Gunma University School of Medicine, Gunma, Japan
    Hepatogastroenterology 52:1297-300. 2005
    ..8%. The tumor did not show differentiation toward smooth muscle or neural cells. Pathological findings showed this tumor was probably benign. In such cases, careful follow-up is needed to detect liver metastasis and local recurrence...
  63. doi Bowline knot of a monofilament suture eliminates C-loop formation in intracorporeal ligation
    Takayuki Asao
    Department of General Surgical Science, Gunma University Graduate School of Medicine, 3 39 22 Showa machi, Maebashi, Gunma 371 8511, Japan
    Surg Today 43:1075-8. 2013
    ..Thus, our bowline method of knot-tying provides an easy, secure, and rapid intracorporeal ligation requiring a short learning curve, as an alternative to the conventional C-loop method...
  64. ncbi Malignant transformation of the mouse anorectal epithelium induced by an inoculated human cancer cell line
    Hiroyuki Kuwano
    Department of General Surgical Science Surgery I, Gunma University Graduate School of Medicine, Maebashi, Japan
    Dig Dis Sci 49:1912-21. 2004
    ..Moreover, the novel experimental design itself is also extremely useful as a simple model for investigating the mechanisms of oncogenesis...
  65. ncbi Laparoscopic surgery update for gastrointestinal malignancy
    Takayuki Asao
    Department of Surgical Science, Gunma University Graduate School of Medicine, 3 39 15 Showa Machi, 371 8511, Maebashi, Japan
    J Gastroenterol 39:309-18. 2004
  66. ncbi Reduced galectin-3 expression is an indicator of unfavorable prognosis in gastric cancer
    Kohji Okada
    Department of General Surgical Science Surgery 1, Gunma University, Graduate School of Medicine, Maebashi 371 8511, Japan
    Anticancer Res 26:1369-76. 2006
    ..The aim of this study was to determine the relationship of gal-3 expression with clinicopathological findings and prognosis in patients with gastric cancer...
  67. ncbi Gastrointestinal motility after digestive surgery
    Erito Mochiki
    Department of General Surgical Science, Gunma University Graduate School of Medicine, 3 39 22 Showa machi, Maebashi, Gunma, Japan
    Surg Today 37:1023-32. 2007
    ..Recent discoveries have the potential to decrease postoperative gut dysmotility remarkably after surgery...
  68. doi The effect of traditional Japanese medicine (Kampo) on gastrointestinal function
    Erito Mochiki
    Department of General Surgical Science, Graduate School of Medicine, Gunma University, 3 39 22 Showa machi, Maebashi, Gunma, 371 8511, Japan
    Surg Today 40:1105-11. 2010
    ..Details regarding the physiological and clinical effects of traditional Japanese medicine must be further examined in order to become more widely accepted in other countries...
  69. ncbi A new, accurate and conventional five-point method for quantitative evaluation of ascites using plain computed tomography in cancer patients
    Noboru Oriuchi
    Department of Diagnostic Radiology and Nuclear Medicine, Gunma University Graduate School of Medicine, 3 39 22 Showa machi, Maebashi 371 8511, Japan
    Jpn J Clin Oncol 35:386-90. 2005
    ..The aim of the study is to validate the accuracy of the measurements by comparing them with the standard volume calculation by using 3D-CT...
  70. doi Effect of distal subtotal gastrectomy with preservation of the celiac branch of the vagus nerve to gastrointestinal function: an experimental study in conscious dogs
    Hiroyuki Ando
    Department of General Surgical Science and the 21st Century COE Program, Gunma University Graduate School of Medicine 3 39 22, Japan
    Ann Surg 247:976-86. 2008
    ..To evaluate the effects of distal subtotal gastrectomy with preservation of the celiac branch of the vagus nerve on gastrointestinal function...
  71. ncbi Gastric cancer with features of submucosal tumor: a case report
    Hiroyuki Ando
    Department of Surgery, Isesaki Municipal Hospital, Isesaki, Japan
    Hepatogastroenterology 55:1146-9. 2008
    ..In stomach carcinoma simulating an SMT, generally preoperative diagnosis is important. However, in this patient, surgery was selected as the best treatment...
  72. ncbi Laparoscopically assisted total or distal gastrectomy with lymph node dissection for early gastric cancer
    T Asao
    Department of Surgery I, Gunma University School of Medicine, Maebashi, Japan
    Br J Surg 88:128-32. 2001
    ..A surgical technique for laparoscopic gastrectomy with lymph node dissection and reconstruction using a conventional circular stapler is reported...
  73. pmc Effect of duodenectomy on gastric motility and gastric hormones in dogs
    H Suzuki
    Department of Surgery, Gunma University School of Medicine, Showamachi, Maebashi, Japan
    Ann Surg 233:353-9. 2001
    ..The mechanism responsible for the effect of motilin in both duodenectomized and normal dogs may involve a cholinergic pathway...
  74. ncbi c-kit Mutation in generalized lentigines associated with gastrointestinal stromal tumor
    Y Shibusawa
    Department of Dermatology, Gunma University Graduate School of Medicine, Maebashi, Japan
    Dermatology 208:217-20. 2004
    ..We speculate that the generalized lentigines of the patient may be caused by melanocyte proliferation due to the c-kit gene mutation...
  75. ncbi Experimental results and early clinical experience with an easy method for intracorporeal knot tying using a novel laparoscopic needleholder
    T Asao
    Department of General Surgical Science, Gunma University, 3 39 15 Showa Machi, Maebashi, 371 8511, Japan
    Surg Endosc 21:1553-6. 2007
    ..Intracorporeal suturing and knot tying are among the most difficult procedures in laparoscopic operations. An easy and inexpensive method for intracorporeal instrumental ligation with a modified laparoscopic needle driver is presented...
  76. ncbi A novel ligation forceps can be used as a ligature carrier and knot pusher during laparoscopic surgery
    T Asao
    First Department of Surgery, Gunma University Faculty of Medicine, 3 39 15 Showa, Maebashi, 371 8511, Japan
    Surg Endosc 15:524-7. 2001
    ..To extend the usefulness of laparoscopic operations, a secure and easy method for the ligation of large vessels is needed. Herein we describe a novel ligation forceps that can be used as a ligature carrier and knot pusher...
  77. ncbi Ghrelin does not stimulate gastrointestinal motility and gastric emptying: an experimental study of conscious dogs
    T Ohno
    Department of General Surgical Science and the 21st Century COE Program, Gunma University Graduate School of Medicine, Showa machi, Maebashi, Japan
    Neurogastroenterol Motil 18:129-35. 2006
    ..Ghrelin did not accelerate gastric emptying, either. These results differ from previous reports dealing with rodents. It is significant that such results were obtained in research with dogs, which are larger animals...
  78. ncbi Clinical significance of mucin phenotype, beta-catenin and matrix metalloproteinase 7 in early undifferentiated gastric carcinoma
    R Aihara
    Department of General Surgical Science Surgery I, Graduate School of Medicine, Gunma 371 8511, Japan
    Br J Surg 92:454-62. 2005
    ..The aim of this study was to examine the clinical significance of mucin phenotypes of early undifferentiated gastric carcinoma, and to identify variables that might be used to select patients suitable for minimally invasive surgery...
  79. doi Prognostic significance of the expression of MUC1 and collagen type IV in advanced gastric carcinoma
    H Ando
    Department of General Surgical Science, Gunma University Graduate School of Medicine, 3 39 22 Showa machi, Maebashi, Gunma 371 8511, Japan
    Br J Surg 96:901-9. 2009
    ..The aim of this study was to examine the fibrotic mechanism in several histological types of gastric carcinoma, and the combination of MUC1 and collagen type IV as a possible predictor of patient survival...
  80. doi Correlation between colonic motility and defecatory disorders after anterior resection of the rectum in canine models
    Y Tabe
    Department of General Surgical Science, Gunma University Graduate School of Medicine, Maebashi, Japan
    Neurogastroenterol Motil 20:1174-84. 2008
    ..Increased knowledge among colorectal surgeons of the changes in colonic motility that occur following colorectal surgery is very important and could lead to the curtailment of defecatory disorders among patients...
  81. ncbi The peptide hormone xenin induces gallbladder contractions in conscious dogs
    Y Kamiyama
    Department of General Surgical Science Surgery I, Gunma University, Graduate School of Medicine, Maebashi, Japan
    Neurogastroenterol Motil 19:233-40. 2007
    ..The neural pathway mediating xenin's action was cholinergic, but not the vagal. This novel finding indicates a new role of xenin...
  82. ncbi An easy and certain method to prevent dislodging of laparoscopic ports
    Takayuki Asao
    Department of Surgery, Faculty of Medicine, Gunma University, Maebashi, Japan
    Surg Laparosc Endosc Percutan Tech 13:125-7. 2003
    ..No complications relating to use of this device were observed. The new stabilizing device is simple, cost effective, and useful for prevention of the dislodging of various types of conventional ports, especially in the case of infants...
  83. pmc An individual with gastric schwannoma with pathologically malignant potential surviving two years after laparoscopy-assisted partial gastrectomy
    Akira Watanabe
    Department of General Surgical Science, Gunma University Graduate School of Medicine, Maebashi, Japan
    Case Rep Gastroenterol 5:502-7. 2011
    ..We present the case of a 34-year-old male patient diagnosed during medical examination. The patient was treated with surgical resection, and 2 years passed without recurrence...
  84. ncbi Pyloric relaxation regulated via intramural neural pathway of the antrum
    E Mochiki
    First Department of Surgery, Faculty of Medicine, Gunma University, Japan
    Dig Dis Sci 46:2307-13. 2001
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  85. ncbi Circulating soluble Fas ligand in patients with gastric carcinoma
    S Tsutsumi
    First Department of Surgery, Gunma University School of Medicine, Maebashi, Japan
    Cancer 89:2560-4. 2000
    ..The objectives of this work were to determine whether the serum concentrations of sFasL in patients with gastric carcinoma were correlated with clinicopathologic features and survival rates...
  86. ncbi Expression of Ets-1 angiogenesis-related protein in gastric cancer
    S Tsutsumi
    First Department of Surgery, Gunma University School of Medicine, 3 39 22 Showa machi, 371 8511, Maebashi, Japan
    Cancer Lett 160:45-50. 2000
    ..These results indicate that Ets-1 expression is a useful marker for predicting the outcome for patients with gastric cancer...
  87. pmc Phase I/II study of S-1 combined with paclitaxel in patients with unresectable and/or recurrent advanced gastric cancer
    E Mochiki
    Department of General Surgical Science, Graduate School of Medicine, Gunma University, 3 39 22, Showa machi, Maebashi, Gunma Cancer Center Hospital, Japan
    Br J Cancer 95:1642-7. 2006
    ..The response rate was 54.1%, and the median survival time was 15.5 months. Our phase I/II trial showed that S-1 combined with paclitaxel is effective and well tolerated in patients with advanced gastric cancer...
  88. ncbi Esophageal manometric changes and gastroesophageal reflux symptoms after distal gastrectomy for gastric cancer
    Norihiro Haga
    Department of Surgery, Gunma Cancer Center, Ota, Japan
    Hepatogastroenterology 52:310-3. 2005
    ..However, its mechanism is not completely understood. We investigated the effects of distal gastrectomy for gastric cancer on the lower esophageal sphincter (LES) and esophageal motility...
  89. ncbi A phase I radioimmunolocalization trial of humanized monoclonal antibody huA33 in patients with gastric carcinoma
    Junichi Sakamoto
    Department of Epidemiological and Clinical Research Information Management, Kyoto University, Kyoto 606 8501, Japan
    Cancer Sci 97:1248-54. 2006
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  90. ncbi Idiopathic omental bleeding: report of a case
    Tetsuro Ohno
    Department of Surgery, Fujioka General Hospital, Fujioka, Japan
    Surg Today 35:493-5. 2005
    ..Computed tomography showed intra-abdominal fluid and emergency laparotomy revealed a hemorrhagic mass in the omental bursa, which was excised. The patient was successfully treated and a diagnosis of idiopathic omental bleeding was made...
  91. ncbi E-cadherin gene variants in gastric cancer families whose probands are diagnosed with diffuse gastric cancer
    Tomonori Yabuta
    Biology Division, National Cancer Center Research Institute, Tokyo, Japan
    Int J Cancer 101:434-41. 2002
    ..Thus, the M832 variant could be a germline mutation causative of familial aggregation of DGC, although further functional studies are needed to understand the pathogenic significance of this variant...