Yoshinobu Okabe

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Affiliation: Kurume University School of Medicine
Country: Japan

Publications

  1. doi request reprint Technique of reintervention for stent dysfunction in patients with malignant hilar biliary stricture
    Yoshinobu Okabe
    Division of Gastroenterology, Department of Medicine, Kurume University School of Medicine, Kurume, Japan
    Dig Endosc 25:90-3. 2013
  2. doi request reprint Use of a partially covered self-expandable metallic stent to treat a biliary stricture secondary to chronic pancreatitis complicated by recurrent cholangitis: a case report
    Yoshinobu Okabe
    Division of Gastroenterology, Department of Medicine, Kurume University School of Medicine, Kurume, Fukuoka, Japan
    Dig Endosc 24:55-8. 2012
  3. doi request reprint Endoscopic ultrasonographic study of autoimmune pancreatitis and the effect of steroid therapy
    Yoshinobu Okabe
    Division of Gastroenterology, Department of Medicine, Kurume University School of Medicine, 67 Asahi Machi, Kurume 830 0011, Japan
    J Hepatobiliary Pancreat Sci 19:266-73. 2012
  4. doi request reprint The management of the pancreatic cystic neoplasm: the role of the EUS in Japan
    Yoshinobu Okabe
    Division of Gastroenterology, Department of Medicine, Kurume University School of Medicine, Kurume, Fukuoka, Japan
    Dig Endosc 23:39-42. 2011
  5. doi request reprint Direct cholangioscopy using a double-balloon enteroscope: choledochojejunostomy with intraductal biliary carcinoma
    Yoshinobu Okabe
    Department of Medicine, Kurume University School of Medicine, Kurume, Japan
    Dig Endosc 22:319-21. 2010
  6. doi request reprint Evaluation of magnifying endoscopy using narrow band imaging using ex vivo bile duct (with video)
    Yusuke Ishida
    Division of Gastroenterology, Department of Medicine, Kurume University School of Medicine, Kurume, Japan
    Dig Endosc 25:322-8. 2013
  7. ncbi request reprint [Endoscopic retrograde biliary drainage for the liver metastases from colorectal cancer and obstructive jaundice]
    Yuhei Kitasato
    Dept of Surgery, Kurume University School of Medicine, Japan
    Gan To Kagaku Ryoho 39:1860-2. 2012
  8. ncbi request reprint Metastatic pulmonary adenocarcinoma 13 years after curative resection for pancreatic cancer: report of a case and review of Japanese literature
    Yuhei Kitasato
    Department of Surgery, Kurume University School of Medicine, Kurume, Japan
    JOP 13:296-300. 2012
  9. doi request reprint Guide to diagnosing primary pancreatic lymphoma, B-cell type: immunocytochemistry improves the diagnostic accuracy of endoscopic ultrasonography-guided fine needle aspiration cytology
    Yoshiki Naito
    Department of Pathology, Kurume University School of Medicine, 67 Asahi Machi, Kurume, Fukuoka, Japan
    Diagn Cytopathol 40:732-6. 2012
  10. doi request reprint Endoscopic retrieval of migrated plastic stent into bile duct or pancreatic pseudocyst
    Yoshinobu Okabe
    Division of Gastroenterology, Department of Medicine, Kurume University School of Medicine, Kurume, Japan
    Dig Endosc 21:1-7. 2009

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Publications32

  1. doi request reprint Technique of reintervention for stent dysfunction in patients with malignant hilar biliary stricture
    Yoshinobu Okabe
    Division of Gastroenterology, Department of Medicine, Kurume University School of Medicine, Kurume, Japan
    Dig Endosc 25:90-3. 2013
    ..Nevertheless, the results have not been entirely gratifying. Development of SEMS or PS suited to multidisciplinary treatment that would enable uncomplicated reintervention is anticipated...
  2. doi request reprint Use of a partially covered self-expandable metallic stent to treat a biliary stricture secondary to chronic pancreatitis complicated by recurrent cholangitis: a case report
    Yoshinobu Okabe
    Division of Gastroenterology, Department of Medicine, Kurume University School of Medicine, Kurume, Fukuoka, Japan
    Dig Endosc 24:55-8. 2012
    ..Our experience in this case suggested that when a plastic stent is placed long-term to treat a biliary stricture associated with chronic pancreatitis, it might be useful to also control biliary sludge and stones using a C-SEMS...
  3. doi request reprint Endoscopic ultrasonographic study of autoimmune pancreatitis and the effect of steroid therapy
    Yoshinobu Okabe
    Division of Gastroenterology, Department of Medicine, Kurume University School of Medicine, 67 Asahi Machi, Kurume 830 0011, Japan
    J Hepatobiliary Pancreat Sci 19:266-73. 2012
    ..We investigated EUS findings in AIP and retrospectively analyzed them before and after steroid therapy...
  4. doi request reprint The management of the pancreatic cystic neoplasm: the role of the EUS in Japan
    Yoshinobu Okabe
    Division of Gastroenterology, Department of Medicine, Kurume University School of Medicine, Kurume, Fukuoka, Japan
    Dig Endosc 23:39-42. 2011
    ..Meanwhile, the current Japanese consensus is that EUS-FNA is not recommended in cases of mucinous cystic lesions suspected as being intraductal papillary mucinous neoplasm or mucinous cystic neoplasm...
  5. doi request reprint Direct cholangioscopy using a double-balloon enteroscope: choledochojejunostomy with intraductal biliary carcinoma
    Yoshinobu Okabe
    Department of Medicine, Kurume University School of Medicine, Kurume, Japan
    Dig Endosc 22:319-21. 2010
    ..Direct cholangioscopy using DBE is a useful diagnostic tool, particularly in patients with a past history of choledochojejunostomy...
  6. doi request reprint Evaluation of magnifying endoscopy using narrow band imaging using ex vivo bile duct (with video)
    Yusuke Ishida
    Division of Gastroenterology, Department of Medicine, Kurume University School of Medicine, Kurume, Japan
    Dig Endosc 25:322-8. 2013
    ..The aim of the present study was to compare a currently used video cholangioscope (CCS) with a magnifying endoscope (ME) that is commonly used for the gastrointestinal tract, for visualization of the bile duct mucosa...
  7. ncbi request reprint [Endoscopic retrograde biliary drainage for the liver metastases from colorectal cancer and obstructive jaundice]
    Yuhei Kitasato
    Dept of Surgery, Kurume University School of Medicine, Japan
    Gan To Kagaku Ryoho 39:1860-2. 2012
    ..However, sufficient consideration of the patient's prognosis and performance status is required in order to perform biliary drainage...
  8. ncbi request reprint Metastatic pulmonary adenocarcinoma 13 years after curative resection for pancreatic cancer: report of a case and review of Japanese literature
    Yuhei Kitasato
    Department of Surgery, Kurume University School of Medicine, Kurume, Japan
    JOP 13:296-300. 2012
    ..For the majority of patients, ductal adenocarcinoma of the pancreas remains a lethal disease. Currently, surgical extirpation for localized disease offers the only chance for long-term survival...
  9. doi request reprint Guide to diagnosing primary pancreatic lymphoma, B-cell type: immunocytochemistry improves the diagnostic accuracy of endoscopic ultrasonography-guided fine needle aspiration cytology
    Yoshiki Naito
    Department of Pathology, Kurume University School of Medicine, 67 Asahi Machi, Kurume, Fukuoka, Japan
    Diagn Cytopathol 40:732-6. 2012
    ..Taking these findings together with the cytopathologic findings, this specimen was reconfirmed as PPL. Immunocytochemical examination for LCA and CD20 is useful in the identification of malignant pancreatic lymphoma, B-cell type...
  10. doi request reprint Endoscopic retrieval of migrated plastic stent into bile duct or pancreatic pseudocyst
    Yoshinobu Okabe
    Division of Gastroenterology, Department of Medicine, Kurume University School of Medicine, Kurume, Japan
    Dig Endosc 21:1-7. 2009
    ..From previously reported cases and our experiences of such cases, we herein describe the methods of endoscopic retrieval for stents that have migrated into a bile duct or pancreatic pseudocysts...
  11. doi request reprint Accuracy of differential diagnosis for pancreatic cancer is improved in the combination of RCAS1 and CEA measurements and cytology in pancreatic juice
    Yoshiki Naito
    Department of Pathology, Kurume University School of Medicine, 67 Asahimachi, Kurume, Fukuoka, 830 0011, Japan
    Med Mol Morphol 44:86-92. 2011
    ..We concluded that RCAS1 and CEA measurements together with cytology in pancreatic juice would be a useful combination method for making a differential diagnosis of PC from non-PC...
  12. ncbi request reprint Utility of multidetector row CT in diagnosing branch duct IPMNs of the pancreas compared with MR cholangiopancreatography and endoscopic ultrasonography
    Shunji Arikawa
    Department of Radiology, Kurume University School of Medicine, Japan
    Kurume Med J 57:91-100. 2011
    ..Our results suggest that the presence of thickened irregular walls/septa or a solid mass on MDCT are highly correlated with malignancy, and that MDCT is useful for diagnosis of branch duct IPMNs of the pancreas...
  13. doi request reprint Morphometric image analysis of pancreatic disease by ThinPrep liquid-based cytology
    Tomoki Taira
    Department of Diagnostic Pathology, Kurume University Hospital, Kurume, Japan
    Diagn Cytopathol 40:970-5. 2012
    ..05). Pancreatic cytological findings of TP preparations generally show small, round cluster shapes in pancreatic disease; however, nucleus size is a more important criteria for detecting malignancy by TP in pancreatic disease...
  14. pmc Intraductal neoplasm of the intrahepatic bile duct: clinicopathological study of 24 cases
    Yoshiki Naito
    Departments of Pathology, Kurume University School of Medicine, Kurume 830 0011, Japan
    World J Gastroenterol 18:3673-80. 2012
    ..To investigate the clinicopathological features of intraductal neoplasm of the intrahepatic bile duct (INihB)...
  15. pmc Potential usefulness of mucin immunohistochemical staining of preoperative pancreatic biopsy or juice cytology specimens in the determination of treatment strategies for intraductal papillary mucinous neoplasm
    Toru Hisaka
    Department of Surgery, Kurume University School of Medicine, Kurume, Fukuoka 830 0011, Japan
    Oncol Rep 30:2035-41. 2013
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  16. doi request reprint Serum immunoglobulin G4 associated with number and distribution of extrapancreatic lesions in type 1 autoimmune pancreatitis patients
    Ryohei Kaji
    Division of Gastroenterology, Department of Medicine, Kurume University School of Medicine, Kurume, Fukuoka, Japan
    J Gastroenterol Hepatol 27:268-72. 2012
    ..We assessed the correlation between serum IgG4 and the number of EPL, and the association between serum IgG4 and the distribution of EPL in type 1 AIP patients...
  17. doi request reprint Pathomorphologic study of undifferentiated carcinoma in seven cases: relationship between tumor and pancreatic duct epithelium
    Yoshiki Naito
    Department of Pathology, Kurume University School of Medicine, 67 Asahimachi, Kurume, Fukuoka, 830 0011, Japan
    J Hepatobiliary Pancreat Surg 16:478-84. 2009
    ..In addition, we evaluated the usefulness of pancreatic juice cytology by comparison with the findings of the main pancreatic duct (MPD)...
  18. ncbi request reprint Endoscopic ultrasonography-guided cystogastrostomy for large pancreatic pseudocyst with obstructive jaundice--a case report
    Yoshinobu Okabe
    Department of Medicine, Kurume University School of Medicine, Kurume, Japan
    Kurume Med J 53:89-94. 2006
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  19. doi request reprint Perioperative challenges associated with a pancreaticoduodenectomy and distal pancreatectomy for pancreatic cancer in patients with situs inversus totalis: report of two cases
    Yuichiro Maruyama
    Department of Surgery, Kurume University School of Medicine, 67 Asahi Machi, Kurume, Fukuoka, 830 0011, Japan
    Surg Today 40:79-82. 2010
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  20. ncbi request reprint Pancreatic acinar cell carcinoma extending into the common bile and main pancreatic ducts
    Rin Yamaguchi
    Department of Pathology, Kurume University School of Medicine, Fukuoka, Japan
    Pathol Int 56:633-7. 2006
    ..The tumor cells resembled acinar cells in solid growths. Two resected cases of ACC with unusual tumor extension into the CBD and the MPD, respectively, are reported...
  21. ncbi request reprint CD56 (NCAM) expression in pancreatic carcinoma and the surrounding pancreatic tissue
    Yoshiki Naito
    Department of Pathology, Kurume University School of Medicine, Kurume, Japan
    Kurume Med J 53:59-62. 2006
    ..We suggested that CD56 expression is degenerative process in pancreatic tissue with chronic inflammation, and that examination of CD56 expression may be helpful in the differentiation of atypical degenerative ducts from cancerous ducts...
  22. doi request reprint Successful endoscopic extraction of a large impacted choledocholithiasis in the ampulla of vater: two interesting cases
    Yoshinobu Okabe
    Division of Gastroenterology, Department of Medicine, Kurume University School of Medicine, Asahi machi, Kurume, Japan
    Dig Endosc 22:S103-6. 2010
    ..Our experience in these cases indicates that innovations in treatment according to the situation of the impacted stone may be needed for the treatment of giant impacted stones in the ampulla of Vater...
  23. ncbi request reprint [Arterial infusion chemotherapy for patients with advanced pancreatic cancer]
    Hideya Suga
    Division of Gastroenterology, Dept of Medicine, Kurume University School of Medicine
    Gan To Kagaku Ryoho 33:1226-30. 2006
    ..0+/-84.7 days, and many patients were continuously treated on an outpatient basis. It is thus expected that survival time and maintenance of QOL can be extended by self-sustaining arterial infusion chemotherapy...
  24. ncbi request reprint [A case of hepatic eosinophilic granuloma, which needs distinction with metastatic liver cancer]
    Fumihiko Saito
    Division of Gastroenterology, Department of Medicine, Kurume University School of Medicine
    Nihon Shokakibyo Gakkai Zasshi 105:1509-14. 2008
    ..To bear this disease in mind and to research his life history, is important to diagnose hepatic multiple nodules with eosinophilia...
  25. doi request reprint Comparison of sclerosing cholangitis with autoimmune pancreatitis and infiltrative extrahepatic cholangiocarcinoma: multidetector-row computed tomography findings
    Shunji Arikawa
    Department of Radiology, Kurume University School of Medicine, Kurume, Japan
    Jpn J Radiol 28:205-13. 2010
    ..The aim of this study was to compare multidetector-row computed tomography (MDCT) findings between cases of sclerosing cholangitis with autoimmune pancreatitis (SC-AIP) and infiltrative extrahepatic cholangiocarcinoma (IEC)...
  26. doi request reprint The utility of a novel antibody in the pathological diagnosis of pancreatic acinar cell carcinoma
    Makiko Yasumoto
    Department of Pathology, Kurume University School of Medicine, Kurume, Japan
    J Clin Pathol 65:327-32. 2012
    ..Since ACCs present a wide variety of morphological patterns, immunohistochemical analysis is useful. In this study, the authors established a novel monoclonal antibody 2P-1-2-1 by means of a subtractive immunisation method...
  27. doi request reprint Trans-gastric endoscopic drainage using a large balloon for pancreatic necrosis and abscess - two case reports
    Yoshinobu Okabe
    Department of Medicine, Kurume University School of Medicine, Japan
    Dig Endosc 21:S71-4. 2009
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  28. doi request reprint Quantitative analysis of colorectal mucosal lesions by autofluorescence endoscopy: discrimination of carcinomas from other lesions
    Keiko Arita
    Division of Gastroenterology, Department of Medicine, Kurume University School of Medicine, Asahi machi 67, Kurume 830 0011, Japan
    Oncol Rep 26:43-8. 2011
    ..0% specificity (cut-off value, 28.0). These results suggest that the quantitative analysis of AF intensity using CCI is helpful to discriminate among different types of colorectal mucosal lesions, including carcinomas...
  29. ncbi request reprint A case of mediastinal pancreatic pseudocyst successfully treated with somatostatin analogue
    Hideya Suga
    Department of Medicine, Kurume University School of Medicine, Kurume 830 0011, Japan
    Kurume Med J 52:161-4. 2005
    ..As a result, on the 28th day of the treatment, pancreatitis was inactivated, and the pseudocysts in the mediastinum and the pancreas disappeared. The patient has been followed up for 15 months, and there has been no recurrence...
  30. doi request reprint Usefulness of lavage cytology during endoscopic transpapillary catheterization into the gallbladder in the cytological diagnosis of gallbladder disease
    Yoshiki Naito
    Department of Pathology, Kurume University School of Medicine, Kurume, Japan
    Diagn Cytopathol 37:402-6. 2009
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  31. doi request reprint Incidental detection of rare mesenteric inflammatory pseudotumor by (18)F-FDG PET
    Yasumitsu Hirose
    Division of Nuclear Medicine, PET Center and Department of Radiology, Kurume University School of Medicine, 67Asahi Machi, Kurume, Fukuoka, 830 0011, Japan
    Hell J Nucl Med 15:247-50. 2012
    ..18)F-FDG may be useful in detecting local recurrence and follow-up after operation...
  32. ncbi request reprint Effective extracorporeal shock wave lithotripsy for pancreatic duct stone
    Yoshinobu Okabe
    Department of Medicine, Division of Gastroenterology and Endoscopy, Kurume University School of Medicine, 67 Asahi Machi, Kurume 830 0011, Japan
    Kurume Med J 50:57-61. 2003
    ..Successful ESWL was achieved with the stone disappearance and without any complication...