Kazuo Kishi

Summary

Affiliation: Keio University
Country: Japan

Publications

  1. pmc Skin graft
    Ruka Shimizu
    Department of Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery, Keio University, School of Medicine, 35 Shinanomachi, Shinjukuku, Tokyo 160 8582, Japan
    Plast Surg Int 2012:563493. 2012
  2. ncbi request reprint Fetal skin possesses the ability to regenerate completely: complete regeneration of skin
    Kazuo Kishi
    Department of Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery, School of Medicine, Keio University, Tokyo, Japan
    Keio J Med 61:101-8. 2012
  3. ncbi request reprint New technique for releasing tension to prevent widening of an abdominal scar
    Kazuo Kishi
    Department of Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery, Keio University, Tokyo, Japan
    J Plast Surg Hand Surg 46:364-6. 2012
  4. doi request reprint Alternative 1-step nasal reconstruction technique
    Kazuo Kishi
    Department of Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery, School of Medicine, Keio University, 35 Shinanomachi, Shinjuku ku, Tokyo, Japan
    Arch Facial Plast Surg 14:116-21. 2012
  5. doi request reprint Extended split superior gluteus maximus musculocutaneous flap and reconstruction after resection of perianal and lower gluteal hidradenitis suppurativa
    Kazuo Kishi
    Department of Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery, Keio University School of Medicine, 35 Shinanomachi Shinjukuku, Tokyo 160 8582, Japan
    J Plast Reconstr Aesthet Surg 62:1081-6. 2009
  6. doi request reprint Early serial Q-switched ruby laser therapy for medium-sized to giant congenital melanocytic naevi
    K Kishi
    Department of Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery, Keio University, Shinjukuku, Tokyo, Japan
    Br J Dermatol 161:345-52. 2009
  7. ncbi request reprint A novel approach to thoracic wall reconstruction based on a muscle perforator
    Kazuo Kishi
    Department of Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery, Keio University School of Medicine, Tokyo, Japan
    J Plast Reconstr Aesthet Surg 63:1289-93. 2010
  8. ncbi request reprint Anal and perianal reconstruction after extramammary Paget's disease using a posterior thigh flap with a thin square wing
    Kazuo Kishi
    Department of Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery, Keio University, Shinjukuku, Tokyo, Japan
    J Plast Reconstr Aesthet Surg 63:1353-6. 2010
  9. ncbi request reprint Distribution of adipose-derived stem cells in adipose tissues from human cadavers
    Kazuo Kishi
    Department of Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery, Keio University School of Medicine, 35 Shinanomachi Shinjuku ku Tokyo, 160 8582, Japan
    J Plast Reconstr Aesthet Surg 63:1717-22. 2010
  10. doi request reprint Reconstruction of skin defects after resection of severe gluteal hidradenitis suppurativa with fasciocutaneous flaps
    Kazuo Kishi
    Department of Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery, Keio University School of Medicine, 35 Shinanomachi, Shinjuku ku, Tokyo 160 8582, Japan
    J Plast Reconstr Aesthet Surg 62:800-5. 2009

Detail Information

Publications79

  1. pmc Skin graft
    Ruka Shimizu
    Department of Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery, Keio University, School of Medicine, 35 Shinanomachi, Shinjukuku, Tokyo 160 8582, Japan
    Plast Surg Int 2012:563493. 2012
    ..Conditions with deep spaces and exposed bones normally require the use of skin flaps or muscle flaps. In the present review, we describe how to perform skin grafting successfully, and some variation of skin grafting...
  2. ncbi request reprint Fetal skin possesses the ability to regenerate completely: complete regeneration of skin
    Kazuo Kishi
    Department of Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery, School of Medicine, Keio University, Tokyo, Japan
    Keio J Med 61:101-8. 2012
    ..By strictly comparing the stages before and after the transition from the regeneration of skin to scarring, it will be possible to investigate the mechanisms of cutaneous regeneration...
  3. ncbi request reprint New technique for releasing tension to prevent widening of an abdominal scar
    Kazuo Kishi
    Department of Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery, Keio University, Tokyo, Japan
    J Plast Surg Hand Surg 46:364-6. 2012
    ..We used this in two patients and the scars were satisfactory. Plication of the fascia is an easy and effective way of releasing the tension of a cutaneous sutured line...
  4. doi request reprint Alternative 1-step nasal reconstruction technique
    Kazuo Kishi
    Department of Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery, School of Medicine, Keio University, 35 Shinanomachi, Shinjuku ku, Tokyo, Japan
    Arch Facial Plast Surg 14:116-21. 2012
    ..To describe a 1-step nasal reconstruction technique for use in lieu of a paramedian forehead flap that is usually raised at the location of the supratrochlear artery...
  5. doi request reprint Extended split superior gluteus maximus musculocutaneous flap and reconstruction after resection of perianal and lower gluteal hidradenitis suppurativa
    Kazuo Kishi
    Department of Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery, Keio University School of Medicine, 35 Shinanomachi Shinjukuku, Tokyo 160 8582, Japan
    J Plast Reconstr Aesthet Surg 62:1081-6. 2009
    ..Thus it may be the first choice for reconstruction of the lower buttock...
  6. doi request reprint Early serial Q-switched ruby laser therapy for medium-sized to giant congenital melanocytic naevi
    K Kishi
    Department of Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery, Keio University, Shinjukuku, Tokyo, Japan
    Br J Dermatol 161:345-52. 2009
    ..Medium-sized to giant congenital melanocytic naevi (CMN) are difficult to treat, especially if the lesions appear on the face or extremities where treated areas are visible and cosmesis is important...
  7. ncbi request reprint A novel approach to thoracic wall reconstruction based on a muscle perforator
    Kazuo Kishi
    Department of Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery, Keio University School of Medicine, Tokyo, Japan
    J Plast Reconstr Aesthet Surg 63:1289-93. 2010
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  8. ncbi request reprint Anal and perianal reconstruction after extramammary Paget's disease using a posterior thigh flap with a thin square wing
    Kazuo Kishi
    Department of Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery, Keio University, Shinjukuku, Tokyo, Japan
    J Plast Reconstr Aesthet Surg 63:1353-6. 2010
    ..We conclude that the posterior thigh flap with a thin square wing is useful for reconstruction of the anal tract and perianal area...
  9. ncbi request reprint Distribution of adipose-derived stem cells in adipose tissues from human cadavers
    Kazuo Kishi
    Department of Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery, Keio University School of Medicine, 35 Shinanomachi Shinjuku ku Tokyo, 160 8582, Japan
    J Plast Reconstr Aesthet Surg 63:1717-22. 2010
    ..Although data on ASCs are extensive, the distribution of ASCs in human fat tissue has not been fully clarified. Thus, it is important to identify the distribution of ASCs to obtain cell populations rich in ASCs for clinical use...
  10. doi request reprint Reconstruction of skin defects after resection of severe gluteal hidradenitis suppurativa with fasciocutaneous flaps
    Kazuo Kishi
    Department of Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery, Keio University School of Medicine, 35 Shinanomachi, Shinjuku ku, Tokyo 160 8582, Japan
    J Plast Reconstr Aesthet Surg 62:800-5. 2009
    ..We studied four patients who suffered from severe gluteal hidradenitis suppurativa and needed total skin resection of the affected lesion...
  11. doi request reprint Head and neck reconstruction using a combined sternomastoid musculocutaneous external jugular veno-accompanying-artery adipofascial flap
    Kazuo Kishi
    Department of Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery, Keio University School of Medicine, 35 Shinanomachi, Shinjukuku, Tokyo 160 8582, Japan
    J Plast Reconstr Aesthet Surg 62:510-3. 2009
    ..The SMC flap provides a rich arterial flow and the EJ VAF flap good venous drainage, making a reliable flap easy-to-raise combination. The flap took well in two patients requiring head and neck reconstruction...
  12. ncbi request reprint Treatment of giant congenital melanocytic nevi with enzymatically separated epidermal sheet grafting
    Kazuo Kishi
    Department of Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery, Keio University School of Medicine, 35 Shinanomachi, Shinjuku ku, Tokyo 160 8582, Japan
    J Plast Reconstr Aesthet Surg 63:914-20. 2010
    ..Enzymatically separated epidermal grafting is a useful method for the treatment of GCMN, is easy to perform and leaves cosmetically satisfactory results...
  13. ncbi request reprint A new dog ear correction technique
    Kazuo Kishi
    Department of Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery, Keio University, 35 Shinanomachi, Shinjukuku, Tokyo 160 8582, Japan
    J Plast Reconstr Aesthet Surg 61:423-4. 2008
    ..This method is useful especially at the base of a transposition flap because the pedicle tends to be narrowed by the conventional correction...
  14. ncbi request reprint Rapid, severe repigmentation of congenital melanocytic naevi after curettage and dermabrasion: histological features
    K Kishi
    Department of Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery, Keio University, Tokyo, Japan
    Br J Dermatol 156:1251-7. 2007
    ..We report two patients with rapid, severe postoperative repigmentation. To the best of our knowledge this is the first report on the histological features of such patients...
  15. ncbi request reprint The fetal dermal but not loose fascial mesenchymal cells possess regenerative activity of dermal structure
    Kazuo Kishi
    Department of Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery, Keio University School of Medicine, Tokyo, Japan
    Cell Transplant 14:709-14. 2005
    ..We conclude that fetal dermal mesenchymal cells but not loose fascial cells possess regenerative activity even on the environment in scid mice...
  16. ncbi request reprint Distally based greater saphenous venoadipofascial-sartorius muscle combined flap with venous anastomosis
    Kazuo Kishi
    Departments of Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery and Anatomy, Keio University, Shinjukuku, Tokyo, Japan
    Plast Reconstr Surg 119:1808-12. 2007
  17. ncbi request reprint Mutual dependence of murine fetal cutaneous regeneration and peripheral nerve regeneration
    Kazuo Kishi
    Department of Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery, Keio University School of Medicine, Tokyo, Japan
    Wound Repair Regen 14:91-9. 2006
    ..We found that epidermal wrinkling and dermal regeneration were disrupted by denervation. These findings indicate that components of fetal cutaneous regeneration and peripheral nerve regeneration are mutually dependent...
  18. doi request reprint The formation of an angiogenic astrocyte template is regulated by the neuroretina in a HIF-1-dependent manner
    Ayako Nakamura-Ishizu
    Department of Cell Differentiation, The Sakaguchi Laboratory, School of Medicine, Keio University, 35 Shinanomachi, Shinjuku ku, Tokyo 160 8582, Japan
    Dev Biol 363:106-14. 2012
    ..Our data demonstrates that the neuroretina but not astrocytes acts as a primary oxygen sensor which ultimately controls the retinal vascular development by regulating an angiogenic astrocyte template...
  19. doi request reprint Dynamic total skull remodeling by a combination of morcellation craniotomy with distraction osteogenesis: the MoD procedure
    Hideo Nakajima
    Department of Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery, Keio University School of Medicine, Tokyo, Japan
    J Craniofac Surg 22:1240-6. 2011
    ..In conclusion, the MoD procedure with the AVD system is safe, effective, and reliable for dynamic total skull remodeling with minimal morbidity. It could be used to improve the previous surgical concepts for treating craniosynostosis...
  20. doi request reprint Venous architecture of the glabellar to the forehead region
    Yusuke Shimizu
    Department of Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery, Keio University School of Medicine, Tokyo, Japan
    Clin Anat 26:183-95. 2013
    ..Understanding the venous architecture of this region is expected to facilitate the safe elevation of various flaps in the area...
  21. pmc Bone marrow-derived cells serve as proangiogenic macrophages but not endothelial cells in wound healing
    Yuji Okuno
    Department of Cell Differentiation, Sakaguchi Laboratory, School of Medicine, Keio University, Tokyo, Japan
    Blood 117:5264-72. 2011
    ..Our data show that the proangiogenic effects of macrophages, but not the endothelial differentiation, are the major contribution of BMDCs in wound healing...
  22. pmc Isolation and function of mouse tissue resident vascular precursors marked by myelin protein zero
    Yoshiaki Kubota
    Department of Cell Differentiation, The Sakaguchi Laboratory, School of Medicine, Keio University, Shinjuku ku, Tokyo 160 8582, Japan
    J Exp Med 208:949-60. 2011
    ..Thus, in postnatal mice, although growing vessels are formed primarily by angiogenesis from preexisting vessels, a minor population of arterial endothelia may be derived from tissue-resident vascular precursor cells...
  23. ncbi request reprint A biomechanical study regarding the effect of tissue harvesting from the thorax on its movement during inspiration
    Asako Hatano
    Department of Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery, School of Medicine, Keio University, Tokyo, Japan
    Comput Aided Surg 18:118-28. 2013
    ..In the practice of plastic surgery, ribs and cartilage are often harvested for use in auto-grafts. This study aimed to elucidate the effect of such harvesting on the inspiration movement of the thorax...
  24. doi request reprint Extension of the jejunum in the reconstruction of cervical oesophagus with free jejunum transfer using the thoracoacrominal vessels as recipients
    Tomohisa Nagasao
    Department of Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery, Keio University Hospital, Shinjuku Ward Shinanomachi 35, Tokyo, Japan
    J Plast Reconstr Aesthet Surg 65:156-62. 2012
    ..The present study aims to elucidate this issue...
  25. doi request reprint An internal distraction device for Le Fort distraction osteogenesis: the NAVID system
    Hideo Nakajima
    Department of Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery, Keio University School of Medicine, 35 Shinanomachi, Shinjuku Ward, Tokyo 160 8582, Japan
    J Plast Reconstr Aesthet Surg 65:61-7. 2012
    ..Open bite during the consolidation period was the main complication. In conclusion, the NAVID system is safe, effective and reliable for all types of Le Fort distraction osteogenesis...
  26. doi request reprint An anatomical study on the position of the summit of the zygoma: theoretical bases for reduction malarplasty
    Tomohisa Nagasao
    Department of Plastic Surgery, Keio University Hospital, and the Verite Clinic, Tokyo, Japan
    Plast Reconstr Surg 128:1127-38. 2011
    ..This anatomical study aims to evaluate the location of the zygoma region that contributes most to the protrusion of the cheek...
  27. ncbi request reprint Not only "nurture", but also "nature", influence the outcome of zygoma repair
    Tomohisa Nagasao
    Department of Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery, School of Medicine, Keio University, Tokyo, Japan
    J Plast Surg Hand Surg 47:484-8. 2013
    ..It is concluded that treatment outcomes of zygoma fractures are affected by preoperative deviation patterns. Cases with medial rotation are likely to present poorer outcomes than those with lateral rotation...
  28. ncbi request reprint Long-term outcome of fibrous dysplasia: reconstruction with dysplastic bone--case report
    Yoshiaki Sakamoto
    Department of Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery, Keio University School of Medicine, Tokyo, Japan
    Neurol Med Chir (Tokyo) 51:857-60. 2011
    ..This procedure is one of the treatments of choice because of easy reconstruction, easy revision, and good results...
  29. ncbi request reprint Maxillomandibular tandem osteotomy with distraction osteogenesis for hemifacial microsomia
    Hisao Ogata
    Department of Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery, Keio University School of Medicine, Tokyo, Japan
    J Craniofac Surg 23:1362-3. 2012
    ..The TODO procedure has the added benefit of producing a marked aesthetic improvement. The patient was extremely satisfied by the result and endured minimal stress...
  30. ncbi request reprint Transplanted endothelial progenitor cells augment the survival areas of rat dorsal flaps
    Yoshiaki Kubota
    Department of Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery, School of Medicine, Keio University, 35, Shinanomachi Shinjuku ku, Tokyo 160 8582, Japan
    Cell Transplant 12:647-57. 2003
    ..These results suggest that transplantation of EPCs may be useful for salvaging surgical flaps, and EPCs are superior to ECs in neovascularization ability...
  31. doi request reprint Transverse rectus abdominis myocutaneous flap combined with vascularized costal cartilages in cranial reconstruction
    Yoshiaki Sakamoto
    Department of Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery, Keio University School of Medicine, 35 Shinanomachi, Shinjuku Ward, Tokyo, Japan
    J Craniofac Surg 23:1687-9. 2012
    ..This is the first report using the flap for skull reconstruction.In this article, we describe the usefulness and the disadvantages of the transverse rectus abdominis myocutaneous flap combined with vascularized costal cartilages...
  32. doi request reprint Recruited minced skin grafting for improving the skin appearance of the donor site of a split-thickness skin graft
    Ruka Simizu
    Department of Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery, School of Medicine, Keio University, Tokyo, Japan
    Dermatol Surg 38:654-60. 2012
    ..To improve skin appearance at the donor site of a split-thickness skin graft, part of the harvested skin was minced and grafted back onto the site in a process we named "recruited minced skin grafting."..
  33. doi request reprint Anthropometric evaluation of bilateral cleft lip nose with cone beam computed tomography in early childhood: Estimation of nasal tip collapse
    Junpei Miyamoto
    Department of Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery, School of Medicine, Keio University, Shinanomachi 35, Shinjuku ku, Tokyo 160 8582, Japan
    J Plast Reconstr Aesthet Surg 65:169-74. 2012
    ..Therefore, we developed a new method in which vertical nasal tip (the pronasale) position is evaluated based on the Frankfurt-Horizontal plane. This measurement was applied to bilateral cleft lip patients in early childhood...
  34. doi request reprint Reconstruction of the scalp with a calvarial defect
    Tomohisa Nagasao
    Department of Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery, School of Medicine, Keio University, 35 Shinanomachi, Shinjuku ku, Tokyo, Japan
    Surg Today 41:189-96. 2011
    ..To review our clinical cases and devise a protocol for selecting the best operative methods to reconstruct the scalp with a calvarial defect...
  35. doi request reprint Maxillary-driven simultaneous maxillo-mandibular distraction for hemifacial microsomia
    Hideo Nakajima
    Department of Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery, Keio University School of Medicine, 35 Shinanomachi, Shinjuku Ward, Tokyo 160 8582, Japan
    J Craniomaxillofac Surg 39:549-53. 2011
    ..Because the patient was in the growth period, careful follow-up and induction to normal growth were important while the inferior growth of the affected side was monitored...
  36. ncbi request reprint Transplanted mesenchymal stem cells are effective for skin regeneration in acute cutaneous wounds
    Hiroko Satoh
    Department of Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery, National Tokyo Medical Center, Tokyo, Japan
    Cell Transplant 13:405-12. 2004
    ..These results indicate that transplanted MSCs can respond quite normally to wound healing and regenerate dermal structure...
  37. pmc Three-dimensional venous anatomy of the dermis observed using stereography
    Nobuaki Imanishi
    Department of Anatomy, School of Medicine, Keio University, Tokyo, Japan
    J Anat 212:669-73. 2008
    ..The characteristic structure of the dermal venous plexus has been considered to bring about venous congestion of the skin in various clinical situations...
  38. doi request reprint Reconstruction of vulva using pudendal thigh gluteal fold bilobed flap
    Ruka Ninomiya
    Department of Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery, Keio University, 35 Shinanomachi, Shinjukuku, Tokyo 160 8582, Japan
    J Plast Reconstr Aesthet Surg 63:e130-2. 2010
    ..In addition, the sutured lines of both donor sites are hidden in the gluteal and inguinal folds. Thus, the gluteal fold pudendal thigh bilobed flap seems to be ideal for reconstructing large vulvar defects...
  39. doi request reprint A pitfall of decompression for severe exophthalmos: role of the posterior wall of the maxillary sinus-1
    Yoshiaki Sakamoto
    Department of Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery, Keio University School of Medicine, Tokyo, Japan
    J Craniofac Surg 22:1348-50. 2011
    ..It is proposed that this technique is effective in creating about 10 mm of improvement for severe exophthalmos...
  40. ncbi request reprint Relationship between locations of rib defects and loss of respiratory function - a biomechanical study
    Asako Hatano
    Department of Reconstructive Surgery, Keio University Hospital, Tokyo, Japan
    Thorac Cardiovasc Surg 62:357-62. 2014
    ..The present study elucidates the relationship between the locations of rib defects and loss of respiratory function...
  41. ncbi request reprint 3-D analysis of dislocation in zygoma fractures
    Masahiro Toriumi
    Department of Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery, Keio University, Tokyo, Japan
    J Craniomaxillofac Surg 42:397-402. 2014
    ..When fractured, zygomas rotate and dislocate. The present study quantitatively elucidates the pattern of the rotation...
  42. doi request reprint A 25-year review of cases with submucous cleft palate
    Tomito Oji
    Department of Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery, Keio University School of Medicine, 35 Shinanomachi, Shinjuku Ward, Tokyo 160 8582, Japan
    Int J Pediatr Otorhinolaryngol 77:1183-5. 2013
    ..To evaluate the effect of diagnostic and operative time on velopharyngeal closure in submucosal cleft palate (SMCP)...
  43. doi request reprint The interrupted V-Y advancement flap for the reconstruction of the vulvovaginal defect
    Yoshiaki Sakamoto
    Department of Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery, Keio University School of Medicine, Tokyo, Japan
    Int J Dermatol 52:1125-8. 2013
    ..To reduce bulkiness and prevent flap necrosis, we have therefore developed an ideal approach using a fasciocutaneous flap that is advanced in a modified V-Y fashion...
  44. doi request reprint New technique for medial canthoplasty that incorporates modified v-w epicanthoplasty
    Yoshiaki Sakamoto
    Department of Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery, Keio University School of Medicine, 35 Shinanomachi, Shinjuku Ward, Tokyo, Japan
    Arch Facial Plast Surg 14:59-61. 2012
    ..We solved this problem by using a dog-ear effect. This article describes a new design for epicanthoplasty and its results...
  45. ncbi request reprint Effective scoring of scapha prevents helix irregularity in prominent ear correction - A biomechanical study
    Tomohisa Nagasao
    Department of Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery, School of Medicine, Keio University, Tokyo, Japan Electronic address
    J Craniomaxillofac Surg 42:711-7. 2014
    ..As the antihelix is created in the operation for prominent ear, the helix often presents irregularities. This biomechanical study aims to elucidate effective techniques to prevent these irregularities...
  46. ncbi request reprint Combined usage of hydroxyapatite and cross-finger flap for fingertip reconstruction
    Tomohisa Nagasao
    Department of Plastic Surgery, Keio University, Tokyo, Japan
    J Plast Surg Hand Surg 48:205-8. 2014
    ..Combined usage of hydroxyapatite and a cross-finger flap from the neighbouring finger is an effective method for the reconstruction of type 3 and type 4 defects in Allen's classification...
  47. doi request reprint New pathogenesis and the classification in scaphocephaly
    Yoshiaki Sakamoto
    Department of Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery, Keio University School of Medicine, Tokyo, Japan
    J Plast Surg Hand Surg 48:24-7. 2014
    ..001). It is hypothesized that restricted growth of the fused suture causes billowing, which results in a waving deformation. The deformities that are often observed in sagittal synostosis can be explained more accurately...
  48. doi request reprint Three-dimensional demonstration of the lymphatic system in the lower extremities with multi-detector-row computed tomography: a study in a cadaver model
    Shun Yamazaki
    Department of Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery, School of Medicine, Keio University, Tokyo, Japan
    Clin Anat 26:258-66. 2013
    ..MDCT imaging provided novel information about two different superficial lymphatic pathways in the lower extremities...
  49. ncbi request reprint Involvement of the sphenosquamosal suture for unilateral coronal synostosis
    Yoshiaki Sakamoto
    Department of Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery, Keio University School of Medicine, Tokyo, Japan
    J Craniofac Surg 23:1267-9. 2012
    ..Using our findings and the theory of Delashaw et al, the deformity observed in unilateral coronal synostosis can be explained more adequately and/or completely...
  50. doi request reprint Morphological analysis of the upper eyelid tarsus in Asians
    Tomohisa Nagasao
    Department of Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery, School of Medicine, Keio University, Tokyo, Japan
    Ann Plast Surg 66:196-201. 2011
    ..The present study aims to evaluate morphologic variations of the upper tarsus in Asians...
  51. ncbi request reprint A new surgical correction of cryptotia with superior auricular myocutaneous flap
    Yoshiaki Sakamoto
    Department of Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery, Keio University School of Medicine, 35 Shinanomachi, Shinjuku Ward, Tokyo 160 8582, Japan
    J Plast Reconstr Aesthet Surg 63:1995-2000. 2010
    ..Satisfactory contour and protrusion of the upper part of the auricle were maintained postoperatively...
  52. pmc MMP-13 plays a role in keratinocyte migration, angiogenesis, and contraction in mouse skin wound healing
    Noriko Hattori
    Department of Pathology, School of Medicine, Keio University, 35 Shinanomachi, Shinjuku ku, Tokyo 160 0016, Japan
    Am J Pathol 175:533-46. 2009
    ..These data suggest that MMP-13 plays a role in keratinocyte migration, angiogenesis, and contraction in wound healing, while MMP-9 functions in keratinocyte migration...
  53. doi request reprint Capsule formation can make secondary reconstruction of the dura mater unnecessary after cranial infection
    Tomohisa Nagasao
    Department of Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery, Keio University Hospital, Tokyo, Japan
    J Craniofac Surg 22:84-8. 2011
    ..The present study discusses the necessity of secondary reconstruction of the dural defect in the recovery operation...
  54. doi request reprint Sphere formation restores and confers hair-inducing capacity in cultured mesenchymal cells
    Ruka Shimizu
    Department of Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery Department of Cell Differentiation Center for Integrated Medical Research, Keio University, Shinjukuku, Tokyo, Japan
    Exp Dermatol 20:679-81. 2011
    ..Sphere-forming cells but not two-dimensionally cultured cells possessed in vivo hair-inducing capacity. These data suggest that various mesenchymal cells attain hair-inducing capacity through the process of sphere formation...
  55. ncbi request reprint Anatomical study of subcutaneous adipofascial tissue: a concept of the protective adipofascial system (PAFS) and lubricant adipofascial system (LAFS)
    Hideo Nakajima
    Department of Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery, School of Medicine, Keio University, Tokyo 160 8582, Japan
    Scand J Plast Reconstr Surg Hand Surg 38:261-6. 2004
    ..By classifying subcutaneous adipofascial tissue by its functional characteristics, we found we could understand the subcutaneous adipofascial structure over the entire body well...
  56. ncbi request reprint Is the platysma flap musculocutaneous? Angiographic study of the platysma
    Nobuaki Imanishi
    Department of Anatomy, School of Medicine, Keio University, Tokyo, Japan
    Plast Reconstr Surg 115:1018-24. 2005
    ..The platysma flap has often been used for reconstructions of the head and neck, but the arterial anatomy of the platysma itself has not been clarified...
  57. ncbi request reprint Irregular location of major pectoral muscle can be a causative factor of pectus excavatum
    Tomohisa Nagasao
    Department of Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery, Keio University, Japan Electronic address
    Med Hypotheses 82:512-7. 2014
    ..This hypothesis suggests that, during surgical correction of pectus excavatum with an open approach, surgeons should reposition the major pectoral muscle to its correct anatomical position to avoid recurrence. ..
  58. doi request reprint Evaluation of maxillary sinus volume in cleft alveolus patients using 3-dimensional computed tomography
    Makoto Hikosaka
    Department of Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery, National Center for Child Health and Development, Tokyo, Japan
    J Craniofac Surg 24:e23-6. 2013
    ..The aim of the study was to evaluate the volume of the maxillary sinus in patients with cleft alveolus...
  59. doi request reprint Combined usage of intercostal nerve block and tumescent anaesthesia: an effective anaesthesia technique for breast augmentation
    Yusuke Shimizu
    Department of Plastic Surgery, Medical Department of Keio University, Tokyo, Japan
    J Plast Surg Hand Surg 48:51-5. 2014
    ..For these advantages, combined usage of the intercostal nerve block and tumescent anaesthesia is recommended as a useful anaesthetic technique for breast augmentation...
  60. doi request reprint A vascularised gracilis flap with tibial bone for the reconstruction of the Achilles tendon
    Yumiko Uchikawa
    Department of Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery, National Public Service Personnel Mutual Aid Associations, Tachikawa Hospital, Tachikawa, Tokyo, Japan
    J Plast Reconstr Aesthet Surg 66:e281-3. 2013
    ..In this report, we describe this procedure employed and provide a description of the case. ..
  61. doi request reprint Use of the LigaSureā„¢ vessel sealing system in neurofibroma excision to control postoperative bleeding
    Eri Konno
    Department of Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery, Keio University School of Medicine, 35 Shinanomachi, Shinjuku Ward, Tokyo 160 8582, Japan
    J Plast Reconstr Aesthet Surg 65:814-7. 2012
    ..The resection of neurofibromas in Von Recklinghausen's disease (NF-1) is frequently complicated by potentially life-threatening intraoperative and postoperative hemorrhage, due to the high tumor vascularity and tissue friability...
  62. ncbi request reprint A case of congenital unilateral amastia
    Asako Hatano
    Department of Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery, Keio University Hospital, Shinjuku Ward Shinanomachi 35, Tokyo, Japan
    J Plast Reconstr Aesthet Surg 65:671-4. 2012
    ..The defect was reconstructed successfully with a transverse rectus abdominis myocutaneous flap (TRAM) flap. The present study introduces this rare case with reference to past reports of amastia...
  63. ncbi request reprint Management of craniofacial hyperostosis in Proteus syndrome
    Yoshiaki Sakamoto
    Department of Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery, Keio University School of Medicine, Tokyo, Japan
    J Craniofac Surg 21:414-8. 2010
    ..The management of the craniofacial involvement is described, and a literature overview is presented...
  64. pmc Leukemia inhibitory factor regulates microvessel density by modulating oxygen-dependent VEGF expression in mice
    Yoshiaki Kubota
    Department of Cell Differentiation, Sakaguchi Laboratory, School of Medicine, Keio University, Tokyo, Japan
    J Clin Invest 118:2393-403. 2008
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  65. ncbi request reprint Rat dorsal paired island skin flaps: a precise model for flap survival evaluation
    Hirotoshi Ohara
    Department of Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery, Keio University, Keio University, Shinjuku ku Shinanomachi 35, Tokyo, Japan
    Keio J Med 57:211-6. 2008
    ..8+/-4.3%) was statistically different. The rat dorsal paired island skin flap model shows low difference in flap survival rate and uses an internal control. This is a suitable model for flap survival elongation research...
  66. doi request reprint A pitfall of reconstruction for severe enophthalmos: role of the posterior wall of the maxillary sinus-2
    Yoshiaki Sakamoto
    Department of Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery, Keio University School of Medicine, Tokyo, Japan
    J Craniofac Surg 22:1351-3. 2011
    ..Thus, we considered that reconstruction of this posterior wall is critical for improvement in hypoglobus. In addition, a satisfactory contour and improvement in hypoglobus were maintained postoperatively...
  67. pmc M-CSF inhibition selectively targets pathological angiogenesis and lymphangiogenesis
    Yoshiaki Kubota
    Department of Cell Differentiation, The Sakaguchi Laboratory, School of Medicine, Keio University, Shinjuku ku, Tokyo 160 8582, Japan
    J Exp Med 206:1089-102. 2009
    ..Continuous M-CSF inhibition did not affect healthy vascular and lymphatic systems outside tumors. These results suggest that M-CSF-targeted therapy is an ideal strategy for treating ocular neovascular diseases and cancer...
  68. doi request reprint Surgical treatment of severe blepharoptosis and facial palsy caused by oculopharyngodistal myopathy
    Yusuke Shimizu
    Department of Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery, Keio University School of Medicine, Shinjuku ku, Tokyo 160 8582, Japan
    J Plast Reconstr Aesthet Surg 66:e277-80. 2013
    ..The condition was successfully treated by simple surgical intervention. ..
  69. doi request reprint Wing flap reconstruction for large defects of the lower lip
    Yumiko Uchikawa
    Department of Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery, National Public Service Personnel Mutual Aid Associations Tachikawa Hospital, Tachikawa, Tokyo, Japan
    J Plast Reconstr Aesthet Surg 65:1725-8. 2012
    ..No special technique is required to reconstruct the lip using this flap, and it yields a satisfactory outcome. Thus, we recommend it as an effective method for reconstruction in wide lower lip defects...
  70. ncbi request reprint Histological responses of cutaneous vascular lesions following photodynamic therapy with talaporfin sodium: a chicken comb model
    Takafumi Ohshiro
    Department of Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery, School of Medicine, Keio University, Tokyo, Japan
    Keio J Med 58:176-84. 2009
    ..This study examined the vascular events that occurred postirradiation in the chicken comb as a capillary malformation model after photosensitization with Talaporfin sodium...
  71. ncbi request reprint Angiographic study of the superior laryngeal artery
    Nobuaki Imanishi
    Department of Anatomy, School of Medicine, Keio University, Shinanomachi 35, Shinjuku ku, Tokyo, 160 8582, Japan
    Okajimas Folia Anat Jpn 86:61-5. 2009
    ..Stereographic angiograms and macroscopic observation enabled us to understand vasculature of the superior laryngeal artery...
  72. doi request reprint Transformation of keloids is determined by stress occurrence patterns on peri-keloid regions in response to body movement
    Tomohisa Nagasao
    Department of Plastic Surgery, Keio University, Tokyo, Japan
    Med Hypotheses 81:136-41. 2013
    ..Our hypothesis is helpful for physicians in performing treatment for keloids, because they can predict what part of a keloid is likely to grow and perform preventive treatment in reference to the hypothesis...
  73. doi request reprint Reconstruction modality based on the spare part concept for massive soft tissue defects following oncological hemipelvectomy
    Takeshi Morii
    Department of Orthopedic Surgery, Keio University School of Medicine, 35 Shinanomachi, Shinjuku ku, Tokyo, 160 8582, Japan
    J Orthop Sci 14:192-7. 2009
    ..Recent innovations in plastic surgery have resulted in the development of novel reconstruction modalities based on "the spare part concept," applying tissues from amputated limbs...
  74. ncbi request reprint Complicated surgical resection of malignant tumors in the upper cervical spine after failed ion-beam radiation therapy
    Morio Matsumoto
    Departments of Orthopaedic Surgery, School of Medicine, Keio University, 35 Shinanomachi, Shinjuku ku, Tokyo, Japan
    Spine (Phila Pa 1976) 35:E505-9. 2010
    ..Case report...
  75. doi request reprint The RIVET: a novel technique involving absorbable fixation for hydroxyapatite osteosynthesis
    Hirokazu Shido
    Department of Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery, Keio University School of Medicine, Tokyo, Japan
    J Craniofac Surg 24:946-8. 2013
    ..We did not encounter any complications.In conclusion, the technique described here allows surgeons to fix implants and plates together more rigidly, giving a better result than possible with previous methods...
  76. pmc Catheter displacement into inferior epigastric vein causing local phlebitis and cellulitis
    Noriko Hattori
    Department of Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery, Keio University Hospital, 35 Shinanomachi, Shinjuku ku, Tokyo 160 8582, Japan
    Case Report Med 2012:492594. 2012
    ..In this paper, we describe a very rare complication of femoral vein catheter insertion-namely, catheter displacement into the inferior epigastric vein...
  77. ncbi request reprint Dynamic effects of the Nuss procedure on the spine in asymmetric pectus excavatum
    Tomohisa Nagasao
    Department of Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery, School of Medicine, Keio University, Tokyo, Japan
    J Thorac Cardiovasc Surg 140:1294-9.e1. 2010
    ..This study aimed to elucidate dynamic effects of the Nuss procedure on the spine in the treatment of patients with pectus excavatum with asymmetric thoraces...
  78. doi request reprint Quantitative evaluation of elderly skin based on digital image analysis
    Hiromasa Tanaka
    Department of Gerontological Nursing Wound Care Management, Graduate School of Medicine, University of Tokyo, Tokyo, Japan
    Skin Res Technol 14:192-200. 2008
    ..The evaluation of the skin state when it is healthy at the time of examination, but predisposed to disease, is based solely on the subjective assessment of clinicians. This assessment may vary from moment to moment and from rater to rater...
  79. ncbi request reprint Expression of bone morphogenetic proteins during mandibular distraction osteogenesis in rabbits
    Masaki Yazawa
    Department of Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery, Keio University School of Medicine, Tokyo, Japan
    J Oral Maxillofac Surg 61:587-92. 2003
    ..We examined the expression pattern of bone morphogenetic proteins (BMPs) during mandibular distraction osteogenesis in rabbits and also investigated the mechanism of membranous bone distraction...