Yoshio Kushida

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Affiliation: Kagawa University
Country: Japan

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Composite mucinous and granulosa cell tumor of the ovary
    Yoshio Kushida
    Department of Diagnostic Pathology, Faculty of Medicine, Kagawa University, Kagawa, Japan
    Pathol Int 55:797-801. 2005
  2. ncbi request reprint Ectopic hamartomatous thymoma: a case report with immunohistochemical study and review of the literature
    Yoshio Kushida
    Department of Diagnostic Pathology, Kagawa University, Japan
    J Cutan Pathol 33:369-72. 2006
  3. doi request reprint A case of non-Hodgkin's lymphoma primary arising in both adrenal glands associated with adrenal failure
    Takamasa Nishiuchi
    Department of Internal Medicine, Faculty of Medicine, Kagawa University, Kagawa, 761 0793, Japan
    Endocrine 35:34-7. 2009
  4. doi request reprint Positron emission tomography with 18F-fluorodeoxyglucose is a useful tool for the diagnosis of pheochromocytomas without distant metastasis, where malignancy is suspected on the basis of histopathologic analysis
    Fumi Kikuchi
    Departments of Internal Medicine, Kagawa University, Kita gun, Japan
    Am J Med Sci 340:160-3. 2010
  5. doi request reprint Misdiagnosis of two cases of primary aldosteronism owing to failure of computed tomography to detect adrenal microadenoma
    Mako Fujiwara
    Department of Internal Medicine, Kagawa University, Kagawa, Japan
    Am J Med Sci 340:335-7. 2010
  6. doi request reprint Positron emission tomography-positive squalene-induced lipoid pneumonia confirmed by gas chromatography-mass spectrometry of bronchoalveolar lavage fluid
    Nobuhiro Kanaji
    Department of Internal Medicine, Division of Endocrinology and Metabolism, Hematology, Rheumatology and Respiratory Medicine, Faculty of Medicine, Kagawa University, 1750 1, Ikenobe, Miki cho, Kita gun, Kagawa, 761 0793, Japan
    Am J Med Sci 335:310-4. 2008
  7. doi request reprint Cytopathologic characteristics of the primary strumal carcinoid tumor of the ovary: a case report with emphasis on differential diagnostic considerations
    Toshitetsu Hayashi
    Department of Diagnostic Pathology, Faculty of Medicine, Kagawa University, Kagawa, Japan
    Diagn Cytopathol 41:812-6. 2013
  8. doi request reprint Cytopathologic findings and differential diagnostic considerations of primary clear cell carcinoma of the lung
    Toshitetsu Hayashi
    Department of Diagnostic Pathology, Faculty of Medicine, Kagawa University, Kagawa, Japan
    Diagn Cytopathol 41:550-4. 2013
  9. doi request reprint Cytopathologic characteristics and differential diagnostic considerations of neuroglial heterotopia of the retropharyngeal space
    Toshitetsu Hayashi
    Department of Diagnostic Pathology, Faculty of Medicine, Kagawa University, Kagawa, Japan
    Diagn Cytopathol 39:857-61. 2011
  10. doi request reprint Cytopathologic features of orbital intraosseous chordoid meningioma: report of a case and distinction from other myxoid/mucoid tumors
    Toshitetsu Hayashi
    Department of Diagnostic Pathology, Faculty of Medicine, Kagawa University, Kagawa, Japan
    Diagn Cytopathol 38:818-21. 2010

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  1. ncbi request reprint Composite mucinous and granulosa cell tumor of the ovary
    Yoshio Kushida
    Department of Diagnostic Pathology, Faculty of Medicine, Kagawa University, Kagawa, Japan
    Pathol Int 55:797-801. 2005
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  2. ncbi request reprint Ectopic hamartomatous thymoma: a case report with immunohistochemical study and review of the literature
    Yoshio Kushida
    Department of Diagnostic Pathology, Kagawa University, Japan
    J Cutan Pathol 33:369-72. 2006
    ..Recognition of EHT is important and needs to be differentiated from high-grade sarcomas such as synovial sarcoma or glandular malignant peripheral nerve sheath tumor...
  3. doi request reprint A case of non-Hodgkin's lymphoma primary arising in both adrenal glands associated with adrenal failure
    Takamasa Nishiuchi
    Department of Internal Medicine, Faculty of Medicine, Kagawa University, Kagawa, 761 0793, Japan
    Endocrine 35:34-7. 2009
    ..This case raises the suggestion that malignant lymphoma should be suspected in patients with bilateral adrenal tumors that present with progressive adrenal insufficiency...
  4. doi request reprint Positron emission tomography with 18F-fluorodeoxyglucose is a useful tool for the diagnosis of pheochromocytomas without distant metastasis, where malignancy is suspected on the basis of histopathologic analysis
    Fumi Kikuchi
    Departments of Internal Medicine, Kagawa University, Kita gun, Japan
    Am J Med Sci 340:160-3. 2010
    ..Thus, FDG-PET may be a prognostic marker for malignant pheochromocytomas with or without metastasis...
  5. doi request reprint Misdiagnosis of two cases of primary aldosteronism owing to failure of computed tomography to detect adrenal microadenoma
    Mako Fujiwara
    Department of Internal Medicine, Kagawa University, Kagawa, Japan
    Am J Med Sci 340:335-7. 2010
    ..In conclusion, AVS should be performed to confirm the diagnosis of PA when computed tomography imaging does not provide definite results...
  6. doi request reprint Positron emission tomography-positive squalene-induced lipoid pneumonia confirmed by gas chromatography-mass spectrometry of bronchoalveolar lavage fluid
    Nobuhiro Kanaji
    Department of Internal Medicine, Division of Endocrinology and Metabolism, Hematology, Rheumatology and Respiratory Medicine, Faculty of Medicine, Kagawa University, 1750 1, Ikenobe, Miki cho, Kita gun, Kagawa, 761 0793, Japan
    Am J Med Sci 335:310-4. 2008
    ..This case also suggests the possibility that lipoid pneumonia shows significant uptake in FDG-PET and FLT-PET...
  7. doi request reprint Cytopathologic characteristics of the primary strumal carcinoid tumor of the ovary: a case report with emphasis on differential diagnostic considerations
    Toshitetsu Hayashi
    Department of Diagnostic Pathology, Faculty of Medicine, Kagawa University, Kagawa, Japan
    Diagn Cytopathol 41:812-6. 2013
    ..Awareness of the cytopathological findings of SCTO can assist in diagnosing this rare entity correctly...
  8. doi request reprint Cytopathologic findings and differential diagnostic considerations of primary clear cell carcinoma of the lung
    Toshitetsu Hayashi
    Department of Diagnostic Pathology, Faculty of Medicine, Kagawa University, Kagawa, Japan
    Diagn Cytopathol 41:550-4. 2013
    ..We report here the cytopathological features of CLCC of the lung with an emphasis on differential diagnostic considerations...
  9. doi request reprint Cytopathologic characteristics and differential diagnostic considerations of neuroglial heterotopia of the retropharyngeal space
    Toshitetsu Hayashi
    Department of Diagnostic Pathology, Faculty of Medicine, Kagawa University, Kagawa, Japan
    Diagn Cytopathol 39:857-61. 2011
    ..We demonstrated here for the first time the cytopathological features of NGH of the retropharyngeal space with emphasis on differential diagnostic considerations...
  10. doi request reprint Cytopathologic features of orbital intraosseous chordoid meningioma: report of a case and distinction from other myxoid/mucoid tumors
    Toshitetsu Hayashi
    Department of Diagnostic Pathology, Faculty of Medicine, Kagawa University, Kagawa, Japan
    Diagn Cytopathol 38:818-21. 2010
    ..We demonstrated here for the first time the cytopathological features of intraosseous CM with emphasis on differential diagnostic considerations...
  11. doi request reprint Ectopic mediastinal parathyroid adenoma: a cause of acute pancreatitis
    Hitomi Imachi
    Division of Endocrinology and Metabolism, Department of Internal Medicine, Faculty of Medicine, Kagawa University, 1750 1 Ikenobe, Miki cho, Kita gun, 761 0793, Kagawa, Japan
    Endocrine 36:194-7. 2009
    ..Preoperative investigation to determine the exact location of an adenoma should include two types of imaging studies, preferably (99m)Tc sestamibi scintigraphy and CT of the neck and chest...
  12. doi request reprint Cytopathological features of warty (condylomatous) carcinoma of the penis: a case report and distinction from other verruciform penile tumors
    Toshitetsu Hayashi
    Department of Diagnostic Pathology, Faculty of Medicine, Kagawa University, Kagawa, Japan
    Diagn Cytopathol 38:841-5. 2010
    ..On the basis of the overall features, we confirmed a final diagnosis of penile WC. We demonstrated here for the first time the cytopathological features of penile WC with emphasis on differential diagnostic considerations...
  13. ncbi request reprint Short-term prognosis of living-donor kidney transplantation from hypertensive donors with high-normal albuminuria
    Tadashi Sofue
    1 Division of Nephrology and Dialysis, Department of Cardiorenal and Cerebrovascular Medicine, Faculty of Medicine, Kagawa University, Kagawa, Japan 2 Department of Urology, Tokyo Women s Medical University, Tokyo, Japan 3 Department of Pathology, Kagawa University, Kagawa, Japan 4 Department of Urology, Kagawa University, Kagawa, Japan 5 Department of Pharmacology, Kagawa University, Kagawa, Japan 6 Address correspondence to Tadashi Sofue, M D, Ph D, Division of Nephrology and Dialysis, Department of Cardiorenal and Cerebrovascular Medicine, Faculty of Medicine, Kagawa University, 1750 1 Ikenobe, Miki cho, Kita gun, Kagawa 761 0793, Japan
    Transplantation 97:104-10. 2014
    ..Therefore, we investigated the transplant prognosis of HTDs with HNA...
  14. doi request reprint Cytopathologic features and differential diagnostic considerations of primary lymphoepithelioma-like carcinoma of the lung
    Toshitetsu Hayashi
    Department of Diagnostic Pathology, Faculty of Medicine, Kagawa University, 1750 1 Ikenobe, Miki cho, Kita gun, Kagawa Prefecture, Japan
    Diagn Cytopathol 40:820-5. 2012
    ..We report the cytopathological features of LELC of the lung and demonstrate here for the first time the positivity of the EBER with RNA-ISH method in smears with emphasis on differential diagnostic considerations...
  15. doi request reprint Detection of epidermal growth factor receptor mutations in a few cancer cells from transbronchial cytologic specimens by reverse transcriptase-polymerase chain reaction
    Nobuhiro Kanaji
    Department of Internal Medicine, Division of Endocrinology and Metabolism, Hematology, Rheumatology and Respiratory Medicine, Faculty of Medicine, Kagawa University, Kita gun, Kagawa, Japan
    Mol Diagn Ther 15:353-9. 2011
    ..Ultrafast Papanicolaou (UFP) staining is a method used in the immediate assessment of cytology during bronchoscopic examination...
  16. doi request reprint Cytological findings of mixed squamous cell and glandular papilloma in the lung
    Kyuichi Kadota
    Department of Diagnostic Pathology, University Hospital, Faculty of Medicine, Kagawa University, Kagawa, Japan
    Diagn Cytopathol 38:913-7. 2010
    ..However, mixed squamous cell and glandular papilloma must be considered as another type of pulmonary tumor in cytological preparations, especially in a case showing endobronchial papillary growth by bronchoscopy...
  17. doi request reprint Idiopathic unilateral adrenal hemorrhage in an elderly patient
    Hitomi Imachi
    Division of Hematology, Endocrinology and Metabolism, Department of Internal Medicine, Faculty of Medicine, Kagawa University, Miki cho, Kita gun, 761 0793, Kagawa, Japan
    Endocrine 37:249-52. 2010
    ..It is important to distinguish this benign lesion from a neoplasm and to consider idiopathic AH in an adrenal tumor during differential diagnosis in elderly patients who have not received anticoagulation therapy or suffered from trauma...
  18. doi request reprint Suprasellar germinoma masquerading as lymphocytic hypophysitis associated with central diabetes insipidus, delayed sexual development, and subsequent hypopituitarism
    Takamasa Nishiuchi
    Department of Internal Medicine, Kagawa University, Japan
    Am J Med Sci 339:195-9. 2010
    ..We believe that lymphocytic hypophysitis in pubertal children may be the first sign of a host reaction to an occult germinoma...
  19. doi request reprint Uterine cervical carcinosarcoma with heterologous mesenchymal component: a case report and review of the literature
    Kyuichi Kadota
    Department of Diagnostic Pathology, Faculty of Medicine, University Hospital, Kagawa University, 1750 1, Ikenobe, Miki cho, Kagawa 761 0793, Japan
    Arch Gynecol Obstet 280:839-43. 2009
    ..Carcinosarcomas of the uterine cervix are very rare. Most of them have a homologous mesenchymal component, and cervical carcinosarcomas with a heterologous mesenchymal component are limited to nine cases...
  20. doi request reprint Epidermoid cyst in an intrapancreatic accessory spleen: three case reports and review of the literatures
    Kyuichi Kadota
    Department of Diagnostic Pathology, University Hospital, Faculty of Medicine, Kagawa University, 1750 1 Ikenobe, Miki cho, Kagawa, Japan
    Pathol Oncol Res 16:435-42. 2010
    ..As for the histogenesis, it is suggested that the cystic lining of the epithelium may derive from the pancreatic duct which protrudes into the accessory spleen...
  21. doi request reprint Cytopatholologic features of gliosarcoma with areas of primitive neuroepithelial differentiation of the brain in squash smears
    Toshitetsu Hayashi
    Department of Diagnostic Pathology, Faculty of Medicine, Kagawa University, Kagawa, Japan
    Diagn Cytopathol 37:906-9. 2009
    ..This is the first presentation of a cytopathologic analysis that provides an important clue to an accurate diagnosis of GSPNED...
  22. doi request reprint Latent IgA deposition from donor kidneys does not affect transplant prognosis, irrespective of mesangial expansion
    Tadashi Sofue
    Division of Nephrology and Dialysis, Department of Cardiorenal and Cerebrovascular Medicine, Faculty of Medicine, Kagawa University, Kagawa, Japan
    Clin Transplant 27:14-21. 2013
    ..Therefore, we investigated the effects of latent IgA deposition and mesangial expansion on transplant prognosis following living-donor kidney transplantation...
  23. doi request reprint Adult extrarenal Wilms' tumor mimicking mixed epithelial and stromal tumor in the retroperitoneum: a case report with immunohistochemical study and review of the literature
    Kyuichi Kadota
    Department of Diagnostic Pathology, University Hospital, Faculty of Medicine, Kagawa University, 1750 1, Ikenobe, Miki cho, Kagawa, 761 0793, Japan
    Pathol Oncol Res 15:665-9. 2009
    ..Furthermore, the present case showed predominant smooth muscle differentiation and a mature glandular structure, mimicking a mixed epithelial and stromal tumor...
  24. doi request reprint Utility of immediate cytologic diagnosis of lung masses using ultrafast Papanicolaou stain
    Kenji Bando
    Department of Diagnostic Pathology, Faculty of Medicine, Kagawa University, 1750 1 Ikenobe, Miki cho, Kita gun, Kagawa Prefecture, Japan
    Lung Cancer 72:172-6. 2011
    ..At Kagawa University Hospital we conduct immediate cytology using ultrafast Papanicolaou (U-Pap) stain when collecting cytology specimens by bronchoscopy or CT-guided needle aspiration, and report here an investigation of its utility...
  25. ncbi request reprint Monitoring the neoadjuvant therapy response in gynecological cancer patients using FDG PET
    Yoshihiro Nishiyama
    Department of Radiology, Faculty of Medicine, Kagawa University, Kagawa, Japan
    Eur J Nucl Med Mol Imaging 35:287-95. 2008
    ..We retrospectively evaluated the ability of FDG PET to predict the response of primary tumor to chemotherapy or chemoradiotherapy in patients with gynecological cancer...
  26. doi request reprint Improvement in renal dysfunction and symptoms after laparoscopic adrenalectomy in a patient with pheochromocytoma complicated by renal dysfunction
    Mako Fujiwara
    Department of Internal Medicine, Faculty of Medicine, Kagawa University, Kagawa, 761 0793, Japan
    Endocrine 35:57-62. 2009
    ..Furthermore, his renal function improved (Cr 2.0-1.2 mg/dl). Our patient exhibited a rare condition of pheochromocytoma complicated by renal failure, which was successfully treated with laparoscopic surgery...
  27. doi request reprint 3'-Deoxy-3'-[(18)F]-fluorothymidine ([(18)F]-FLT) transport in newly diagnosed glioma: correlation with nucleoside transporter expression, vascularization, and blood-brain barrier permeability
    Aya Shinomiya
    Department of Neurological Surgery, Kagawa University Faculty of Medicine, 1750 1 Ikenobe, Miki, Kagawa, 761 0173, Japan
    Brain Tumor Pathol 30:215-23. 2013
    ..This preliminary study suggests that ENT1 expression might not reflect accumulation of [(18)F]-FLT in vivo due to BBB permeability in glioma...
  28. pmc Xanthogranuloma of the intrasellar region presenting in pituitary dysfunction: a case report
    Takamasa Nishiuchi
    Division of Hematology, Endocrinology and Metabolism, Department of Internal Medicine, Faculty of Medicine, Kagawa University, 1750 1, Miki cho, Kita gun, Kagawa, 761 0793, Japan
    J Med Case Rep 6:119. 2012
    ..abstract:..
  29. ncbi request reprint Significance of an epidermal growth factor receptor mutation in cerebrospinal fluid for carcinomatous meningitis
    Nobuhiro Kanaji
    Department of Internal Medicine, Division of Endocrinology and Metabolism, Hematology, Rheumatology and Respiratory Medicine, Faculty of Medicine, Kagawa University
    Intern Med 46:1651-5. 2007
    ..Detection of EGFR mutations may be a useful method for non-small cell lung cancer diagnosis, and also facilitate determination of appropriate therapeutic protocols...
  30. ncbi request reprint Progressive growth of primary synovial sarcoma of the lung
    Jun Nakano
    Department of General Thoracic, Breast, and Endoclinological Surgery, Faculty of Medicine, Kagawa University, Kagawa, Japan
    Ann Thorac Cardiovasc Surg 16:194-7. 2010
    ..A SYT-SSX2 fusion gene transcript was detected as a result of RT-PCR analysis. Because of these results, the tumor was diagnosed as a monophasic synovial sarcoma...
  31. doi request reprint Isolated follicle-stimulating hormone (FSH) deficiency without mutation of the FSHbeta gene and successful treatment with human menopausal gonadotropin
    Koji Murao
    Department of Internal Medicine, Division of Endocrinology and Metabolism, Faculty of Medicine, Kagawa University, Kagawa, Japan
    Fertil Steril 90:2012.e17-9. 2008
    ..To describe the case of isolated follicle-stimulating hormone (FSH) deficiency without mutation of the FSHbeta gene...
  32. doi request reprint Co-existence of glucagonoma with recurrent insulinoma in a patient with multiple endocrine neoplasia-type 1 (MEN-1)
    Takamasa Nishiuchi
    Department of Internal Medicine, Faculty of Medicine, Kagawa University, 1750 1, Miki cho, Kita gun, Kagawa, 761 0793, Japan
    Endocrine 36:20-4. 2009
    ..Although it is uncommon for patients with MEN1 to exhibit insulinoma and glucagonoma, this case suggests the need for careful analysis of pancreatic tumors in patients with MEN1...
  33. doi request reprint Cytological features of carcinoma of the collecting ducts of Bellini in voided urine cytology
    Hiroyuki Ohsaki
    Laboratory of Pathology, Department of Medical Technology, Kagawa Prefectural College of Health Sciences, Kagawa, Japan
    Diagn Cytopathol 37:676-9. 2009
    ..CCDB of the kidney is a rare cytodiagnostic challenge in voided urine cytology alone. When the cytological diagnosis is considered, it is necessary to perform immunocytochemistry and correlate the clinical history and imaging studies...
  34. ncbi request reprint [Non-Hodgkin's lymphoma associated with adrenal failure]
    Mako Fujiwara
    Division of Endocrinology, Kagawa University, Kagawa
    Nihon Naika Gakkai Zasshi 96:1700-2. 2007
  35. doi request reprint The clinical significance of lymphangiogenesis and angiogenesis in non-small cell lung cancer patients
    Kyuichi Kadota
    Department of General Thoracic Surgery, Breast and Endocrinological Surgery, Faculty of Medicine, Kagawa University, 1750 1 Miki cho, Kita gun, Kagawa 761 0793, Japan
    Eur J Cancer 44:1057-67. 2008
    ..Angiogenesis and lymphangiogenesis have been reported to affect malignant phenotype...
  36. ncbi request reprint FDG-PET findings of the brain in lymphomatoid granulomatosis
    Nobuyuki Kawai
    Department of Neurological Surgery, Kagawa University School of Medicine, 1750 1 Miki cho, Kita gun, Kagawa 761 0793, Japan
    Ann Nucl Med 20:683-7. 2006
    ..18F]FDG-PET study with kinetic analysis may be useful to diagnose LYG in the central nervous system...
  37. ncbi request reprint Indication for skin-sparing mastectomy with or without nipple preservation for primary breast cancer
    Keiichi Kontani
    Department of Respiratory, Breast, and Endocrine Surgery, Kagawa University Faculty of Medicine, 1750 1 Miki cho, Kita gun 761 0793, Japan
    Int Surg 95:12-20. 2010
    ..SSM, which is advantageous in terms of aesthetic outcome and oncologic safety, may be widely indicated after careful evaluation by magnetic resonance imaging or pathologic examination...
  38. doi request reprint Evaluation of 3'-deoxy-3'-[18F]-fluorothymidine (18F-FLT) kinetics correlated with thymidine kinase-1 expression and cell proliferation in newly diagnosed gliomas
    Aya Shinomiya
    Department of Neurological Surgery, Kagawa University Faculty of Medicine, 1750 1 Miki cho, Kita gun, Kagawa 761 0793, Japan
    Eur J Nucl Med Mol Imaging 40:175-85. 2013
    ....
  39. doi request reprint Pre-existing arteriosclerotic intimal thickening in living-donor kidneys reflects allograft function
    Tadashi Sofue
    Division of Nephrology and Dialysis, Department of Cardiorenal and Cerebrovascular Medicine, Faculty of Medicine, Kagawa University, Kagawa, Japan
    Am J Nephrol 36:127-35. 2012
    ..Therefore, we investigated whether arteriosclerotic vasculopathy in living-donor kidneys at the time of transplantation predicts the recipient's kidney function (allograft function) later in life...
  40. ncbi request reprint Diagnostic accuracy of imprint cytology in the assessment of Hodgkin's disease in Japan
    Yasunobu Funamoto
    Department of Diagnostic Pathology, Kagawa University Hospital, Kita gun, Kagawa, Japan
    Diagn Cytopathol 33:20-5. 2005
    ..This study demonstrated that imprint cytology from lymph node biopsies can be a useful tool for the diagnosis and the evaluation of the cellular biology of HD...
  41. doi request reprint Deranged epidermal differentiation in kl/kl mouse and the effects of ╬▓Klotho siRNA on the differentiation of HaCaT cells
    Kozo Nakai
    Department of Dermatology, Kagawa University, Kita gun, Japan
    Exp Dermatol 22:772-4. 2013
    ..These findings suggest that the epidermal differentiation is deranged in kl/kl mice, and ╬▓Klotho is required for the differentiation of human epidermal keratinocytes. ..
  42. pmc Clinical usefulness of human epidermal growth factor receptor-2 extracellular domain as a biomarker for monitoring cancer status and predicting the therapeutic efficacy in breast cancer
    Keiichi Kontani
    Department of Respiratory, Breast and Endocrine Surgery, Kagawa University Faculty of Medicine, Kagawa, Japan
    Cancer Biol Ther 14:20-8. 2013
    ..032), whereas there was no difference in survival between the two groups. The results suggest that HER2ECD is a useful biomarker not only for detecting breast cancer recurrence but also for predicting tumor responses to trastuzumab...
  43. doi request reprint Lineage switch from precursor B cell acute lymphoblastic leukemia to acute monocytic leukemia at relapse
    Osamu Imataki
    Division of Hematology, Faculty of Medicine, Kagawa University, Kagawa, Japan
    Int J Clin Oncol 15:112-5. 2010
    ..This case suggests that leukemic subclones tend to carry out dedifferentiation, occasionally in extramedullary sites, which serve as a hotbed for the selection of resistant clones...
  44. ncbi request reprint Isolated splenic metastasis of ovarian cancer 20 years after operation: a case report and literature review
    Kunihiko Izuishi
    Department of Gastroenterological Surgery, Faculty of Medicine, Kagawa University, Kita, Kagawa, Japan
    Tumori 96:784-6. 2010
    ..The patient showed no evidence of recurrence until 5 years postoperatively. Splenic metastasis is considered a terminal stage of cancer. However, when the lesion is solitary, surgical treatment is recommended...
  45. doi request reprint Benign nodular goiter with spindle cell component
    Mitsuyoshi Hirokawa
    Department of Diagnostic Pathology, Kuma Hospital, Kobe, Japan
    Pathol Int 60:586-90. 2010
    ..We thought that the spindle cells are derived from follicular cell and non-neoplastic, and it is important to recognize this lesion to distinguish from aggressive and lethal components seen in papillary carcinoma or anaplastic carcinoma...
  46. ncbi request reprint Correlation of 18F-FLT and 18F-FDG uptake on PET with Ki-67 immunohistochemistry in non-small cell lung cancer
    Yuka Yamamoto
    Department of Radiology, Faculty of Medicine, Kagawa University, 1750 1 Ikenobe, Miki cho, Kita gun, Kagawa 761 0793, Japan
    Eur J Nucl Med Mol Imaging 34:1610-6. 2007
    ..We prospectively evaluated whether FLT uptake reflects proliferative activity as indicated by the Ki-67 index in non-small cell lung cancer (NSCLC), in comparison with 2-deoxy-2-(18)F-fluoro-D-glucose (FDG)...
  47. ncbi request reprint [Panhypopituitalism induced by xanthogranuloma of the sellar region]
    Koji Murao
    Kagawa University, Faculty of Medicine, The First Department of Internal Medicine
    Nihon Naika Gakkai Zasshi 94:2597-9. 2005
  48. ncbi request reprint Synchronous microcystic adnexal carcinoma and gastric cancer with review of the literature
    Hisashi Ohtsuka
    Ehime University Hospital, Ehime, Japan
    J Dermatol 32:43-7. 2005
    ..To our knowledge, in the literature, 11 patients have been reported with MAC associated with double or multiple cancers which developed syn- or meta-chronously; ours is the 12th patient...
  49. ncbi request reprint Utility of pancreatic duct brushing for diagnosis of pancreatic carcinoma
    Naohito Uchida
    Department of Gastroenterology and Neurology, Kagawa University School of Medicine, 1750 1 Ikenobe, Miki cho, Kita gun 761 0793, Japan
    J Gastroenterol 42:657-62. 2007
    ..The aim of this study was to evaluate the usefulness of pancreatic duct brushing for diagnosis of pancreatic carcinoma...