Satoshi Ieiri


Affiliation: Kagoshima University
Country: Japan


  1. Masuya R, Muraji T, Ohtani H, Mukai M, Onishi S, Harumatsu T, et al. Morphometric demonstration of portal vein stenosis and hepatic arterial medial hypertrophy in patients with biliary atresia. Pediatr Surg Int. 2019;35:529-537 pubmed publisher
    ..The medial hypertrophy of the HA is not correlated with the decrease in the PV blood flow. These findings seem to be unique to the primary vascular lesions of BA. ..
  2. Baba T, Mukai M, Masuya R, Kawano M, Yano K, Murakami M, et al. The long-term health-related quality of life in patients operated for choledochal cyst. Pediatr Surg Int. 2019;35:539-546 pubmed publisher
    ..0953). The HRQOL of CC patients ≥ 18 years of age was mostly acceptable. However, postoperative complications can impair the sense of well-being and affect the mental health. ..
  3. Harumatsu T, Uchida G, Fujimura T, Kato M, Tomita H, Ishioka S, et al. The effectiveness of transoral marsupialization for lingual thyroglossal duct cysts - Twelve successfully treated cases at a single institution. J Pediatr Surg. 2019;54:766-770 pubmed publisher
    ..Transoral marsupialization under direct vision is an effective and secure approach. L-TGDC should be considered when patients younger than six months of age present with respiratory distress. Retrospective Study. Level IV. ..
  4. Onishi S, Kaji T, Machigashira S, Yamada W, Masuya R, Nakame K, et al. The effect of intravenous lipid emulsions and mucosal adaptation following massive bowel resection. J Pediatr Surg. 2018;53:2444-2448 pubmed publisher
    ..Lipid emulsion affected the bowel morphology, such as the mucosa as well as the intestinal smooth muscle. Further studies are needed to clarify the mechanisms. ..
  5. Masuya R, Kaji T, Mukai M, Nakame K, Kawano T, Machigashira S, et al. Predictive factors affecting the prognosis and late complications of 73 consecutive cases of esophageal atresia at 2 centers. Pediatr Surg Int. 2018;34:1027-1033 pubmed publisher
    ..GER and anastomotic stenosis were the most common late complications. The growth of the surviving cases was insufficient. These factors will help optimize the therapeutic strategies and postoperative management for EA. ..
  6. Onishi S, Kaji T, Yamada W, Nakame K, Machigashira S, Kawano M, et al. Ghrelin stimulates intestinal adaptation following massive small bowel resection in parenterally fed rats. Peptides. 2018;106:59-67 pubmed publisher
    ..The intravenous administration of ghrelin stimulated the morphological intestinal adaptation of the ileum to a greater degree than the jejunum due to the direct effect of ghrelin. ..
  7. Mukai M, Kaji T, Masuya R, Yamada K, Sugita K, Moriguchi T, et al. Long-term outcomes of surgery for choledochal cysts: a single-institution study focusing on follow-up and late complications. Surg Today. 2018;48:835-840 pubmed publisher
    ..The follow-up rate should be increased to detect late complications. Moreover, patient education on long-term follow up is essential to prevent life-threatening events after definitive surgery for CC. ..
  8. Suzuhigashi M, Kaji T, Nakame K, Mukai M, Yamada W, Onishi S, et al. Abdominal wall regenerative medicine for a large defect using tissue engineering: an experimental study. Pediatr Surg Int. 2016;32:959-65 pubmed publisher
    ..Our experimental data suggest that the triad of scaffold, cell, and growth factor is fundamental for ideal biomaterials. The HSBM may be useful for reconstruction of abdominal wall defects. ..
  9. Kawano T, Kaji T, Onishi S, Yamada K, Yamada W, Nakame K, et al. Efficacy of ethanol locks to reduce the incidence of catheter-related bloodstream infections for home parenteral nutrition pediatric patients: comparison of therapeutic treatment with prophylactic treatment. Pediatr Surg Int. 2016;32:863-7 pubmed publisher
    ..04). No adverse reactions were experienced during ethanol instillation. Monthly prophylactic ELT for IF patients is considered to be a safe and effective modality for reducing the replacement of CVCs due to CRBSIs. ..

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    Onishi S, Kaji T, Yamada W, Nakame K, Moriguchi T, Sugita K, et al. The administration of ghrelin improved hepatocellular injury following parenteral feeding in a rat model of short bowel syndrome. Pediatr Surg Int. 2016;32:1165-1171 pubmed
    ..The accumulation of lipids in the liver of the rats in the SBS/TPN group was attenuated by the administration of ghrelin. The administration of ghrelin has a therapeutic potential for IFALD. ..
  2. Ikee T, Onishi S, Mukai M, Kawano T, Sugita K, Moriguchi T, et al. A comparison of the characteristics and precision of needle driving for right-handed pediatric surgeons between right and left driving using a model of infant laparoscopic diaphragmatic hernia repair. Pediatr Surg Int. 2017;33:1103-1108 pubmed publisher
    ..But left needle driving also showed too fast but not economical movement unfortunately, implying rough and risky forceps manipulation. Non-dominant hand training is necessary to avoid organ injury. ..
  3. Suzuhigashi M, Kaji T, Noguchi H, Muto M, Goto M, Mukai M, et al. Current characteristics and management of congenital esophageal stenosis: 40 consecutive cases from a multicenter study in the Kyushu area of Japan. Pediatr Surg Int. 2017;33:1035-1040 pubmed publisher
    ..CES occurred in 1 in every 33,000 births in the Kyushu area. Careful attention should be paid, even in cases of dilatation for FMS. CES requires long-term follow-up for symptom persistence after adequate and repeated treatment. ..
  4. Shinyama S, Kaji T, Mukai M, Nakame K, Matsufuji H, Takamatsu H, et al. The novel preventive effect of Daikenchuto (TJ-100), a Japanese herbal drug, against neonatal necrotizing enterocolitis in rats. Pediatr Surg Int. 2017;33:1109-1114 pubmed publisher
    ..04). We evaluated the effect of Daikenchuto against NEC and found that it reduced the incidence rate of NEC due to a decrease in the IL-6 production. ..
  5. Machigashira S, Kaji T, Onishi S, Yamada W, Yano K, Yamada K, et al. The protective effect of fish oil lipid emulsions on intestinal failure-associated liver disease in a rat model of short-bowel syndrome. Pediatr Surg Int. 2018;34:203-209 pubmed publisher
    ..An analysis of the fatty acids profile in the both the SO and FO groups did not indicate essential fatty acid deficiency (EFAD). FO lipid emulsion may have a protective role against steatosis of IFALD without EFAD. ..
  6. Onishi S, Nakame K, Kaji T, Kawano M, Moriguchi T, Sugita K, et al. The bowel function and quality of life of Hirschsprung disease patients who have reached 18 years of age or older - the long-term outcomes after undergoing the transabdominal soave procedure. J Pediatr Surg. 2017;52:2001-2005 pubmed publisher
    ..Pediatric surgeons should continue trying to achieve complete bowel function after definitive surgery of HD. Prospective Cohort Study. Level III. ..
  7. Kawano T, Hosomichi K, Inoue I, Shimono R, Onishi S, Nakame K, et al. Identification of a novel variant of the RET proto-oncogene in a novel family with Hirschsprung's disease. Pediatr Surg Int. 2017;33:1041-1046 pubmed publisher
    ..The coexistence of RET mutations in both the exon (S922Y) and intron1 (rs2435357T) indicated a risk of HSCR in this family. ..
  8. Kaji T, Nakame K, Machigashira S, Kawano T, Masuya R, Yamada W, et al. Predictors of a successful outcome for infants with short bowel syndrome: a 30-year single-institution experience. Surg Today. 2017;47:1391-1396 pubmed publisher
    ..01), and a percentage of expected RSBL of <10% (p < 0.03) as predictors of weaning off PN. These predictors may help us select the optimal treatments for pediatric patients with SBS. ..
  9. Onishi S, Nakame K, Yamada K, Yamada W, Kawano T, Mukai M, et al. Long-term outcome of bowel function for 110 consecutive cases of Hirschsprung's disease: Comparison of the abdominal approach with transanal approach more than 30years in a single institution - is the transanal approach truly beneficial for bowel fun. J Pediatr Surg. 2016;51:2010-2014 pubmed publisher
    ..However, regarding the bowel function, TA is not always superior to SD. The surgical technique of TA must be improved according to a detailed understanding of the anatomy. Retrospective study - level III. ..
  10. Yamada W, Kaji T, Onishi S, Nakame K, Yamada K, Kawano T, et al. Ghrelin improves intestinal mucosal atrophy during parenteral nutrition: An experimental study. J Pediatr Surg. 2016;51:2039-2043 pubmed publisher
    ..TPN was more strongly associated with mucosal atrophy in the jejunum than in the ileum. Low-dose intravenous administration of ghrelin improved TPN-associated intestinal mucosal atrophy more effectively than high-dose administration. ..
  11. Kaji T, Kawano T, Yamada W, Yamada K, Onishi S, Nakame K, et al. The changing profile of safe techniques for the insertion of a central venous catheter in pediatric patients - improvement in the outcome with the experiences of 500 insertions in a single institution. J Pediatr Surg. 2016;51:2044-2047 pubmed publisher
    ..However, multiple vein occlusions because of repeated catheterizaion by venous cutdown lead to the exhaustion of accessible vessels. Treatment Study - Level IV. ..