I Kurokawa

Summary

Affiliation: Hyogo Prefectural Tsukaguchi Hospital
Country: Japan

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Trichilemmoma: an immunohistochemical study of cytokeratins
    I Kurokawa
    Department of Dermatology, Hyogo Prefectural Tsukaguchi Hospital, 6 8 17, Minamitsukaguchi cho, Amagasaki, Hyogo 661 0012, Japan
    Br J Dermatol 149:99-104. 2003
  2. ncbi request reprint Immunohistochemical study of cytokeratins in hidradenitis suppurativa (acne inversa)
    I Kurokawa
    Department of Dermatology, Hyogo Prefectural Tsukaguchi Hospital, Hyogo, Japan
    J Int Med Res 30:131-6. 2002
  3. doi request reprint IL-4/IL-13 antagonist DNA vaccination successfully suppresses Th2 type chronic dermatitis
    T Morioka
    Department of Dermatology, Mie University, Tsu, Japan
    Br J Dermatol 160:1172-9. 2009
  4. ncbi request reprint Immunohistochemical expression of bone morphogenetic protein-2 in pilomatricoma
    I Kurokawa
    Department of Dermatology, Hyogo Prefectural Tsukaguchi Hospital, 6 8 17 Minamitsukaguchi cho, Amagasaki, Hyogo 661 0012, Japan
    Br J Dermatol 143:754-8. 2000
  5. ncbi request reprint Keratinizing squamous epithelium associated with Syringocystadenoma papilliferum differentiates towards infrainfundibulum: case report with immunohistochemical study of cytokeratins
    I Kurokawa
    Department of Dermatology, Mie University Graduate School of Medicine, Edobashi, Tsu, Mie, Japan
    J Int Med Res 33:590-3. 2005
  6. ncbi request reprint Cytokeratin expression in subungual squamous cell carcinoma
    I Kurokawa
    Department of Dermatology, Mie University Graduate School of Medicine, Mie, Japan
    J Int Med Res 34:441-3. 2006
  7. ncbi request reprint A therapy-resistant chronic leg ulcer treated successfully with topical basic fibroblast growth factor
    I Kurokawa
    Department of Dermatology, Hyogo Prefectural Tsukaguchi Hospital, Hyogo, Japan
    J Int Med Res 31:149-51. 2003
  8. ncbi request reprint Clinical correlates of prolonged pain in Japanese patients with acute herpes zoster
    I Kurokawa
    Department of Dermatology, Hyogo Prefectural Tsukaguchi Hospital, Hyogo, Japan
    J Int Med Res 30:56-65. 2002
  9. ncbi request reprint Varicella zoster virus antigens in the epidermis of patients with herpes zoster before and after treatment with acyclovir: an immunohistochemical study
    I Kurokawa
    Department of Dermatology, Hyogo Prefectural Tsukaguchi Hospital, Japan
    J Int Med Res 29:198-203. 2001
  10. ncbi request reprint Cytokeratin expression in pilonidal sinus
    I Kurokawa
    Department of Dermatology, Hyogo Prefectural Tsukaguchi Hospital, 6 8 17, Minamitsukaguchi cho, Amagasaki, Hyogo 661 0012, Japan
    Br J Dermatol 146:409-13. 2002

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Publications17

  1. ncbi request reprint Trichilemmoma: an immunohistochemical study of cytokeratins
    I Kurokawa
    Department of Dermatology, Hyogo Prefectural Tsukaguchi Hospital, 6 8 17, Minamitsukaguchi cho, Amagasaki, Hyogo 661 0012, Japan
    Br J Dermatol 149:99-104. 2003
    ..The histogenesis of trichilemmoma remains unclear...
  2. ncbi request reprint Immunohistochemical study of cytokeratins in hidradenitis suppurativa (acne inversa)
    I Kurokawa
    Department of Dermatology, Hyogo Prefectural Tsukaguchi Hospital, Hyogo, Japan
    J Int Med Res 30:131-6. 2002
    ..Our results suggest that the draining sinus epithelium may possess characteristics of fragility, undifferentiation and hyperproliferation, as shown with CK expression...
  3. doi request reprint IL-4/IL-13 antagonist DNA vaccination successfully suppresses Th2 type chronic dermatitis
    T Morioka
    Department of Dermatology, Mie University, Tsu, Japan
    Br J Dermatol 160:1172-9. 2009
    ..We have recently developed a highly efficient mouse dominant negative interleukin (IL)-4/IL-13 antagonist (IL-4DM), which blocks both IL-4 and IL-13 signal transductions...
  4. ncbi request reprint Immunohistochemical expression of bone morphogenetic protein-2 in pilomatricoma
    I Kurokawa
    Department of Dermatology, Hyogo Prefectural Tsukaguchi Hospital, 6 8 17 Minamitsukaguchi cho, Amagasaki, Hyogo 661 0012, Japan
    Br J Dermatol 143:754-8. 2000
    ..The mechanism of occurrence of calcification and ossification in pilomatricoma remains unclear...
  5. ncbi request reprint Keratinizing squamous epithelium associated with Syringocystadenoma papilliferum differentiates towards infrainfundibulum: case report with immunohistochemical study of cytokeratins
    I Kurokawa
    Department of Dermatology, Mie University Graduate School of Medicine, Edobashi, Tsu, Mie, Japan
    J Int Med Res 33:590-3. 2005
    ..Within the keratinizing squamous epithelium, CK1, 10, 14 and 17 were present, whereas the other CKs were absent. Based on CK expression, keratinizing squamous epithelium in SCAP seems to differentiate towards the infrainfundibulum...
  6. ncbi request reprint Cytokeratin expression in subungual squamous cell carcinoma
    I Kurokawa
    Department of Dermatology, Mie University Graduate School of Medicine, Mie, Japan
    J Int Med Res 34:441-3. 2006
    ..The tumour nests contained cytokeratin 14, 16 and 17, which were also expressed in the nail bed. Therefore, cytokeratin expression in subungual squamous cell carcinoma may reflect its indolent clinical prognosis...
  7. ncbi request reprint A therapy-resistant chronic leg ulcer treated successfully with topical basic fibroblast growth factor
    I Kurokawa
    Department of Dermatology, Hyogo Prefectural Tsukaguchi Hospital, Hyogo, Japan
    J Int Med Res 31:149-51. 2003
    ..bFGF may be an effective treatment for therapy-resistant leg ulcers...
  8. ncbi request reprint Clinical correlates of prolonged pain in Japanese patients with acute herpes zoster
    I Kurokawa
    Department of Dermatology, Hyogo Prefectural Tsukaguchi Hospital, Hyogo, Japan
    J Int Med Res 30:56-65. 2002
    ..Our results suggest that advanced age, the presence of clustered vesicles, and disturbed sleep and hypanaesthesia influence the prolongation of herpes zoster pain...
  9. ncbi request reprint Varicella zoster virus antigens in the epidermis of patients with herpes zoster before and after treatment with acyclovir: an immunohistochemical study
    I Kurokawa
    Department of Dermatology, Hyogo Prefectural Tsukaguchi Hospital, Japan
    J Int Med Res 29:198-203. 2001
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  10. ncbi request reprint Cytokeratin expression in pilonidal sinus
    I Kurokawa
    Department of Dermatology, Hyogo Prefectural Tsukaguchi Hospital, 6 8 17, Minamitsukaguchi cho, Amagasaki, Hyogo 661 0012, Japan
    Br J Dermatol 146:409-13. 2002
    ..Pilonidal sinus (PS) is considered to belong in the category of follicular occlusion diseases (acne triad)...
  11. ncbi request reprint Topical suplatast tosilate (IPD) ameliorates Th2 cytokine-mediated dermatitis in caspase-1 transgenic mice by downregulating interleukin-4 and interleukin-5
    T Murakami
    Department of Dermatology, Mie University, Graduate School of Medicine, Tsu, Mie 514 8507, Japan
    Br J Dermatol 155:27-32. 2006
    ..AD is associated with Th2 cytokines including interleukin (IL)-4, IL-5, IL-13 and IL-10. Systemic administration of suplatast tosilate (IPD) is currently used to treat Th2 cytokine-mediated AD...
  12. ncbi request reprint The change in zoster-associated pain treated with oral valaciclovir in immunocompetent patients with acute herpes zoster
    I Kurokawa
    Department of Dermatology, Mie University Graduate School of Medicine, Tsu, Mie, Japan
    Int J Clin Pract 61:1223-9. 2007
    ..Timing of the administration of VCV before or after the onset of rash did not influence the incidence of PHN. No serious adverse reactions were observed during the administration of VCV...
  13. ncbi request reprint Trichoadenoma: cytokeratin expression suggesting differentiation towards the follicular infundibulum and follicular bulge regions
    I Kurokawa
    Br J Dermatol 153:1084-6. 2005
  14. ncbi request reprint What causes hidradenitis suppurativa?
    H Kurzen
    Exp Dermatol 17:455-6; discussion 457-72. 2008
    ..Hopefully, this heralds a welcome new tradition: to get to the molecular heart of HS pathogenesis, which can only be achieved by a renaissance of solid basic HS research, as the key to developing more effective HS therapy...
  15. ncbi request reprint Trichofolliculoma: case report with immunohistochemical study of cytokeratins
    I Kurokawa
    Br J Dermatol 148:597-8. 2003
  16. ncbi request reprint Eccrine spiradenoma: co-expression of cytokeratin and smooth muscle actin suggesting differentiation toward myoepithelial cells
    I Kurokawa
    J Eur Acad Dermatol Venereol 21:121-3. 2007
  17. ncbi request reprint Pilonidal sinus of the supra-auricle area
    T Yokoyama
    J Eur Acad Dermatol Venereol 21:257-8. 2007