Kouji Higashi

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Country: Japan

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Impairment of angiogenic activity in the serum from patients with coronary aneurysms due to Kawasaki disease
    Kouji Higashi
    Department of Pediatrics, Graduate School of Medicine, Chiba University, Chiba, Japan
    Circ J 71:1052-9. 2007
  2. ncbi request reprint Serum vascular endothelial growth factor in cyanotic congenital heart disease functionally contributes to endothelial cell kinetics in vitro
    Hiromichi Hamada
    Department of Pediatrics, Graduate School of Medicine, Chiba University, 1 8 1 Inohana, Chuo Ku, Chiba shi, Chiba 260 8670, Japan
    Int J Cardiol 120:66-71. 2007
  3. ncbi request reprint Increased production of vascular endothelial growth factor-d and lymphangiogenesis in acute Kawasaki disease
    Ryota Ebata
    Department of Pediatrics, Graduate School of Medicine, Chiba University, Chiba, Japan
    Circ J 75:1455-62. 2011
  4. ncbi request reprint Prognostic impact of vascular leakage in acute Kawasaki disease
    Masaru Terai
    Department of Pediatrics, Graduate School of Medicine, Chiba University, 1 8 1 Inohana, Chuo Ku, Chiba shi, Chiba 260 8670, Japan
    Circulation 108:325-30. 2003
  5. doi request reprint Successful selective intra-arterial thrombolytic therapy for embolic stroke in a patient with asplenia syndrome and unrepaired cyanotic congenital heart disease
    Kouji Higashi
    Department of Pediatrics, Chiba Cardiovascular Center, Chiba, Japan
    Congenit Heart Dis 1:343-5. 2006

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Publications5

  1. ncbi request reprint Impairment of angiogenic activity in the serum from patients with coronary aneurysms due to Kawasaki disease
    Kouji Higashi
    Department of Pediatrics, Graduate School of Medicine, Chiba University, Chiba, Japan
    Circ J 71:1052-9. 2007
    ..We hypothesized that serum activity to stimulate in vitro human umbilical vein endothelial cells (HUVEC) tube formation might be impaired in KD...
  2. ncbi request reprint Serum vascular endothelial growth factor in cyanotic congenital heart disease functionally contributes to endothelial cell kinetics in vitro
    Hiromichi Hamada
    Department of Pediatrics, Graduate School of Medicine, Chiba University, 1 8 1 Inohana, Chuo Ku, Chiba shi, Chiba 260 8670, Japan
    Int J Cardiol 120:66-71. 2007
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  3. ncbi request reprint Increased production of vascular endothelial growth factor-d and lymphangiogenesis in acute Kawasaki disease
    Ryota Ebata
    Department of Pediatrics, Graduate School of Medicine, Chiba University, Chiba, Japan
    Circ J 75:1455-62. 2011
    ..One potential responsible candidate for the induction of lymphangiogenesis in the healing process of acute KD is vascular endothelial growth factor-D (VEGF-D)...
  4. ncbi request reprint Prognostic impact of vascular leakage in acute Kawasaki disease
    Masaru Terai
    Department of Pediatrics, Graduate School of Medicine, Chiba University, 1 8 1 Inohana, Chuo Ku, Chiba shi, Chiba 260 8670, Japan
    Circulation 108:325-30. 2003
    ..In fatal KD, plasma leakage was extensively documented at VEGF-positive microvessels. Increases in vascular leakage cause hypoalbuminemia and noncardiogenic edema. However, the prognostic impact of vascular leakage in KD remains unclear...
  5. doi request reprint Successful selective intra-arterial thrombolytic therapy for embolic stroke in a patient with asplenia syndrome and unrepaired cyanotic congenital heart disease
    Kouji Higashi
    Department of Pediatrics, Chiba Cardiovascular Center, Chiba, Japan
    Congenit Heart Dis 1:343-5. 2006
    ..We report successful selective local intra-arterial thrombolytic therapy for thromboembolic occlusion of right middle cerebral artery in a patient with asplenia syndrome and unrepaired cyanotic congenital heart disease...