Masatomo Kimura

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Affiliation: Kinki University
Country: Japan

Publications

  1. doi request reprint Chlamydospores of Rhizopus microsporus var. rhizopodiformis in tissue of pulmonary mucormycosis
    Masatomo Kimura
    Department of Pathology, Faculty of Medicine, Kinki University, 377 2 Ohno Higashi, Osaka Sayama 589 8511, Japan
    Mycopathologia 174:441-50. 2012
  2. ncbi request reprint Carcinoma of the urinary bladder with a lymphomatous appearance
    M Kimura
    Second Department of Pathology, Kinki University School of Medicine, Osaka Sayama, Japan
    Pathol Int 51:555-9. 2001
  3. pmc Disseminated human conidiobolomycosis due to Conidiobolus lamprauges
    Masatomo Kimura
    Department of Pathology, Kinki University Faculty of Medicine, 377 2 Ohno Higashi, Osaka Sayama, Osaka 589 8511, Japan
    J Clin Microbiol 49:752-6. 2011
  4. doi request reprint Unique histological characteristics of Scedosporium that could aid in its identification
    Masatomo Kimura
    Department of Pathology, Kinki University School of Medicine, Osaka Sayama, Osaka, Japan
    Pathol Int 60:131-6. 2010
  5. doi request reprint Isolation and identification of Rhizomucor pusillus from pleural zygomycosis in an immunocompetent patient
    Masatomo Kimura
    Department of Pathology, Kinki University School of Medicine, Osaka Sayama, Osaka, Japan
    Med Mycol 47:869-73. 2009
  6. ncbi request reprint Vesicular thick-walled swollen hyphae in pulmonary zygomycosis
    Masatomo Kimura
    Department of Pathology, Kinki University School of Medicine, Osaka Sayama, Osaka, Japan
    Pathol Int 59:175-8. 2009
  7. ncbi request reprint Usefulness of Fungiflora Y to detect fungus in a frozen section of allergic mucin
    Masatomo Kimura
    Department of Pathology, Kinki University School of Medicine, Ohno Higashi, Osaka Sayama, Japan
    Pathol Int 57:613-7. 2007
  8. ncbi request reprint Multifocal subcutaneous phaeohyphomycosis caused by Phialophora verrucosa
    Masatomo Kimura
    Second Department of Pathology, Kinki University School of Medicine, Osaka Sayama, Japan
    Arch Pathol Lab Med 127:91-3. 2003
  9. ncbi request reprint Oncocytic carcinoma of the parotid gland. A case report
    Masatomo Kimura
    Second Department of Pathology, Kinki University School of Medicine, 377 2 Ohno Higashi, Osaka Sayama 589 8511, Japan
    Acta Cytol 47:1099-102. 2003
  10. pmc Increased ectodomain shedding of cell adhesion molecule 1 from pancreatic islets in type 2 diabetic pancreata: correlation with hemoglobin a1c levels
    Takao Inoue
    Department of Pathology, Faculty of Medicine, Kinki University, Osaka, Japan
    PLoS ONE 9:e100988. 2014

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  1. doi request reprint Chlamydospores of Rhizopus microsporus var. rhizopodiformis in tissue of pulmonary mucormycosis
    Masatomo Kimura
    Department of Pathology, Faculty of Medicine, Kinki University, 377 2 Ohno Higashi, Osaka Sayama 589 8511, Japan
    Mycopathologia 174:441-50. 2012
    ..Rhizopus microsporus var. rhizopodiformis was isolated from the present autopsied pulmonary tissue. A literature review of human infection by this fungus found 27 cases with histopathologic evidence...
  2. ncbi request reprint Carcinoma of the urinary bladder with a lymphomatous appearance
    M Kimura
    Second Department of Pathology, Kinki University School of Medicine, Osaka Sayama, Japan
    Pathol Int 51:555-9. 2001
    ..Careful immunohistochemical evaluation should be done when diagnosing urinary bladder carcinomas resembling lymphomas (other than primary lymphomas)...
  3. pmc Disseminated human conidiobolomycosis due to Conidiobolus lamprauges
    Masatomo Kimura
    Department of Pathology, Kinki University Faculty of Medicine, 377 2 Ohno Higashi, Osaka Sayama, Osaka 589 8511, Japan
    J Clin Microbiol 49:752-6. 2011
    ..Histopathology and mycological studies were performed, along with molecular analyses. This is the first record of this species causing human disease and the fifth reported disseminated infection by a Conidiobolus sp. in humans...
  4. doi request reprint Unique histological characteristics of Scedosporium that could aid in its identification
    Masatomo Kimura
    Department of Pathology, Kinki University School of Medicine, Osaka Sayama, Osaka, Japan
    Pathol Int 60:131-6. 2010
    ..Precise histopathology, in addition to other techniques such as in situ hybridization, can aid in the identification of etiological fungi...
  5. doi request reprint Isolation and identification of Rhizomucor pusillus from pleural zygomycosis in an immunocompetent patient
    Masatomo Kimura
    Department of Pathology, Kinki University School of Medicine, Osaka Sayama, Osaka, Japan
    Med Mycol 47:869-73. 2009
    ..His fungal pleuritis subsided without any antifungal medical therapy and his immunocompetence seemed to contribute to limiting the infection...
  6. ncbi request reprint Vesicular thick-walled swollen hyphae in pulmonary zygomycosis
    Masatomo Kimura
    Department of Pathology, Kinki University School of Medicine, Osaka Sayama, Osaka, Japan
    Pathol Int 59:175-8. 2009
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  7. ncbi request reprint Usefulness of Fungiflora Y to detect fungus in a frozen section of allergic mucin
    Masatomo Kimura
    Department of Pathology, Kinki University School of Medicine, Ohno Higashi, Osaka Sayama, Japan
    Pathol Int 57:613-7. 2007
    ..This stain takes only several minutes to perform. It is concluded that Fungiflora Y should be used when fungal elements are hard to find on HE stain, especially in cases in which rapid detection of fungus is requested...
  8. ncbi request reprint Multifocal subcutaneous phaeohyphomycosis caused by Phialophora verrucosa
    Masatomo Kimura
    Second Department of Pathology, Kinki University School of Medicine, Osaka Sayama, Japan
    Arch Pathol Lab Med 127:91-3. 2003
    ..To our knowledge, this is the first report of multifocal subcutaneous phaeohyphomycosis caused by P verrucosa. The disease responded to oral itraconazole administration...
  9. ncbi request reprint Oncocytic carcinoma of the parotid gland. A case report
    Masatomo Kimura
    Second Department of Pathology, Kinki University School of Medicine, 377 2 Ohno Higashi, Osaka Sayama 589 8511, Japan
    Acta Cytol 47:1099-102. 2003
    ..However, there have been no data on whether immunocytochemical staining for human mitochondria aids in the confirmation of the oncocytic nature of oncocytic carcinoma...
  10. pmc Increased ectodomain shedding of cell adhesion molecule 1 from pancreatic islets in type 2 diabetic pancreata: correlation with hemoglobin a1c levels
    Takao Inoue
    Department of Pathology, Faculty of Medicine, Kinki University, Osaka, Japan
    PLoS ONE 9:e100988. 2014
    ..Thus, this study has identified a molecular alteration shared by pulmonary emphysema and T2DM. ..
  11. doi request reprint Porokeratotic eccrine ostial and dermal duct naevus and aberrantly regulated keratinization
    Naoki Oiso
    Department of Dermatology, Kinki University Faculty of Medicine, 377 2 Ohno Higashi, Osaka Sayama, Osaka 589 8511, Japan
    Acta Derm Venereol 93:489-90. 2013
    ..Abstract is missing (Letter). ..
  12. doi request reprint Clinical, dermoscopic, and histopathologic features in a case of infantile hemangioma without proliferation
    Naoki Oiso
    Department of Dermatology, Kinki University Faculty of Medicine, Osaka Sayama, Osaka, Japan
    Pediatr Dermatol 28:66-8. 2011
    ..These dermoscopic features should help to distinguish infantile hemangioma precursors or those with an absent or minimal growth phase from a port-wine stain...
  13. doi request reprint The cancer stem cell marker CD133 is a predictor of the effectiveness of S1+ pegylated interferon α-2b therapy against advanced hepatocellular carcinoma
    Satoru Hagiwara
    Division of Gastroenterology and Hepatology, Department of Internal Medicine, Kinki University School of Medicine, 377 2 Ohno Higashi, Osakasayama, Osaka 589 8511, Japan
    J Gastroenterol 46:212-21. 2011
    ..In this study, we attempted to identify factors predicting the effectiveness of this combination therapy...
  14. ncbi request reprint Development of Langerhans cell histiocytosis associated with chronic active Epstein-Barr virus infection
    Naoki Sakata
    Department of Pediatrics, Kinki University School of Medicine, Osaka, Japan
    Pediatr Blood Cancer 50:924-7. 2008
    ..In situ hybridization for EBER revealed EBV-infected B-cells present in lesional tissue implying that interactions between EBV-infected B-cells and lesional Langerhans cells may be associated with the development of LCH...
  15. ncbi request reprint Role of macrophage infiltration in successful repigmentation in a new periphery-spreading vitiligo lesion in a male Japanese patient
    Naoki Oiso
    Department of Dermatology, Kinki University Faculty of Medicine, Osaka Sayama, Osaka, Japan
    J Dermatol 40:915-8. 2013
    ..1% ointment. We summarize that prompt clearance of debris by macrophages would be essential to an excellent prognosis of complete repigmentation. ..
  16. doi request reprint Cutaneous metastasis from primary adenocarcinoma of the vagina: a case report
    Hidekastu Nakai
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Kinki University Faculty of Medicine, Osaka, Japan
    J Obstet Gynaecol Res 38:1339-41. 2012
    ..Our present case suggested that cytopathologic examination should be performed as soon as possible when a patient exhibits multiple subcutaneous nodules or a painful cutaneous ulcer during treatment of advanced gynecologic cancer...
  17. ncbi request reprint Pyothorax-associated angiosarcoma of the pleura with metastasis to the brain
    Masatomo Kimura
    Second Department of Pathology, Kinki University School of Medicine, Osaka Sayama, Japan
    Pathol Int 53:547-51. 2003
    ..A literature review of English language journals revealed this to be the first patient described in detail who developed cerebral metastasis secondary to pleural angiosarcoma...
  18. ncbi request reprint [Deep seated mycosis diagnosed at hospital pathology division]
    Masatomo Kimura
    Department of Pathology, Kinki University School of Medicine, Osaka Sayama, Osaka, Japan
    Nihon Ishinkin Gakkai Zasshi 49:269-73. 2008
    ..Furthermore, probes to detect specific species of Aspergillus for in situ hybridization are now available...
  19. doi request reprint The histopathological feature of the nail isthmus in an ectopic nail
    Naoki Oiso
    Department of Dermatology, Kinki University Faculty of Medicine, Osaka, Japan
    Am J Dermatopathol 33:841-4. 2011
    ..This region in the ectopic nail is subdivided into 2 parts: a proximal and narrow part anchored to the nail plate and a distal and wide part with a semihard keratinized structure...
  20. doi request reprint Involvement of angiotensin II and reactive oxygen species in pancreatic fibrosis
    Toshiharu Sakurai
    Department of Gastroenterology and Hepatology, Faculty of Medicine, Kinki University, Osakasayama, Osaka, Japan
    Pancreatology 11:7-13. 2011
    ..In stellate cells, angiotensin II activates the stress-activated protein kinase p38. However, the molecular mechanism by which angiotensin II regulates pancreatic inflammation and fibrosis remains to be determined...
  21. pmc Small invasive ductal carcinoma of the pancreas distinct from branch duct intraductal papillary mucinous neoplasm
    Hiroki Sakamoto
    Division of Gastroenterology and Hepatology, Department of Internal Medicine, Kinki University School of Medicine, 377 2, Ohno Higashi, Osaka Sayama 589 8511, Japan
    World J Gastroenterol 15:5489-92. 2009
    ..EUS and CEH-EUS may play an important role in the correct diagnosis of small pancreatic tumors, including synchronous and metachronous occurrence of IPMN and ductal adenocarcinoma of the pancreas...
  22. ncbi request reprint Histopathological study of candidal infection in the central nervous system
    Haruo Nakayama
    2nd Department of Neurosurgery, Kinki University School of Medicine, Japan
    Nihon Ishinkin Gakkai Zasshi 51:31-45. 2010
    ..The structure may contribute to the high incidence of candidial foci in the deeper cortex, because of the increase in shear stress...