Yasuo Sugita

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Affiliation: Kurume University School of Medicine
Country: Japan

Publications

  1. doi request reprint Epstein-Barr virus-positive lymphoproliferative disorder associated with old organized chronic subdural hematoma
    Yasuo Sugita
    Department of Pathology, Kurume University School of Medicine, Kurume, Japan
    Pathol Int 62:412-7. 2012
  2. doi request reprint Pleomorphic xanthoastrocytoma as a component of a temporal lobe cystic ganglioglioma: a case report
    Yasuo Sugita
    Department of Pathology, Kurume University School of Medicine, 67 Asahimachi, Kurume 830 0011, Japan
    Brain Tumor Pathol 26:31-6. 2009
  3. ncbi request reprint Endoglin (CD 105) is expressed on endothelial cells in the primary central nervous system lymphomas and correlates with survival
    Yasuo Sugita
    Department of Pathology and Biodefense, Faculty of Medicine, Saga University, Saga, Japan
    J Neurooncol 82:249-56. 2007
  4. ncbi request reprint Epstein-Barr virus-associated primary central nervous system lymphomas in immunocompetent elderly patients: analysis for latent membrane protein-1 oncogene deletion and EBNA-2 strain typing
    Yasuo Sugita
    Department of Pathology, Kurume University School of Medicine, Kurume, Fukuoka, Japan
    J Neurooncol 100:271-9. 2010
  5. ncbi request reprint Expression of cyclooxygenase-2 and vascular endothelial growth factor in primary central nervous system lymphomas
    Yasuo Sugita
    Department of Pathology, Kurume University School of Medicine, Fukuoka 830 0011, Japan
    Oncol Rep 18:617-22. 2007
  6. ncbi request reprint Expression of KIAA 0864 protein in neuroepithelial tumors: an analysis based on the presence of monoclonal antibody HFB-16
    Yasuo Sugita
    Department of Pathology, Kurume University School of Medicine, Asahimachi 67, Kurume, Fukuoka, 830 0011, Japan
    J Neurooncol 89:151-8. 2008
  7. doi request reprint Brain surface spindle cell glioma in a patient with medically intractable partial epilepsy: a variant of monomorphous angiocentric glioma?
    Yasuo Sugita
    Department of Pathology, Kurume University School of Medicine, Kurume, Japan
    Neuropathology 28:516-20. 2008
  8. ncbi request reprint Olfactory neuroepithelioma: an immunohistochemical and ultrastructural study
    Yasuo Sugita
    Department of Pathology, Kurume University School of Medicine, 67 Asahimachi, Kurume, Fukuoka 830 0011, Japan
    Neuropathology 26:400-8. 2006
  9. ncbi request reprint Downregulation of RCAS1 and upregulation of cytotoxic T cells affects synovial proliferation and apoptosis in rheumatoid arthritis
    Shiro Yoshida
    Department of Pathology, School of Medicine, Kurume University, Kurume, Japan
    J Rheumatol 35:1716-22. 2008
  10. ncbi request reprint Phenotype for activated tissue macrophages in histiocytic necrotizing lymphadenitis
    Yuko Nomura
    Department of Pathology, School of Medicine, Kurume University, Kurume 830 0011, Japan
    Pathol Int 59:631-5. 2009

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  1. doi request reprint Epstein-Barr virus-positive lymphoproliferative disorder associated with old organized chronic subdural hematoma
    Yasuo Sugita
    Department of Pathology, Kurume University School of Medicine, Kurume, Japan
    Pathol Int 62:412-7. 2012
    ..These results also suggested that EBV and the inflammatory reaction found in the CSH could be the etiological factors in the pathogenesis of lymphoproliferative disorder...
  2. doi request reprint Pleomorphic xanthoastrocytoma as a component of a temporal lobe cystic ganglioglioma: a case report
    Yasuo Sugita
    Department of Pathology, Kurume University School of Medicine, 67 Asahimachi, Kurume 830 0011, Japan
    Brain Tumor Pathol 26:31-6. 2009
    ..Alternatively, these results may support the hypothesis that PXA originates from glioneuronal progenitor cells capable of generating astrocytic and neuronal cell types...
  3. ncbi request reprint Endoglin (CD 105) is expressed on endothelial cells in the primary central nervous system lymphomas and correlates with survival
    Yasuo Sugita
    Department of Pathology and Biodefense, Faculty of Medicine, Saga University, Saga, Japan
    J Neurooncol 82:249-56. 2007
    ....
  4. ncbi request reprint Epstein-Barr virus-associated primary central nervous system lymphomas in immunocompetent elderly patients: analysis for latent membrane protein-1 oncogene deletion and EBNA-2 strain typing
    Yasuo Sugita
    Department of Pathology, Kurume University School of Medicine, Kurume, Fukuoka, Japan
    J Neurooncol 100:271-9. 2010
    ..In addition, EBV-positive PCNLs in immunocompetent hosts may be related to immunological deterioration derived from the aging process...
  5. ncbi request reprint Expression of cyclooxygenase-2 and vascular endothelial growth factor in primary central nervous system lymphomas
    Yasuo Sugita
    Department of Pathology, Kurume University School of Medicine, Fukuoka 830 0011, Japan
    Oncol Rep 18:617-22. 2007
    ..It is suggested that the high frequency of COX-2 and VEGF coexpression in PCNSLs may be associated with tumorigenesis of PCNSLs and could possibly lead to a future therapeutic trial of PCNSLs with selective COX-2 inhibitor therapy...
  6. ncbi request reprint Expression of KIAA 0864 protein in neuroepithelial tumors: an analysis based on the presence of monoclonal antibody HFB-16
    Yasuo Sugita
    Department of Pathology, Kurume University School of Medicine, Asahimachi 67, Kurume, Fukuoka, 830 0011, Japan
    J Neurooncol 89:151-8. 2008
    ..In addition, it could be a useful tool for performing the differential diagnosis between GBs and CNS supratentorial PNET...
  7. doi request reprint Brain surface spindle cell glioma in a patient with medically intractable partial epilepsy: a variant of monomorphous angiocentric glioma?
    Yasuo Sugita
    Department of Pathology, Kurume University School of Medicine, Kurume, Japan
    Neuropathology 28:516-20. 2008
    ..It remains to be determined whether the behavior of monomorphous angiocentric glioma is an example of benign biological characteristics or whether it more closely resembles a low-grade malignant tumor...
  8. ncbi request reprint Olfactory neuroepithelioma: an immunohistochemical and ultrastructural study
    Yasuo Sugita
    Department of Pathology, Kurume University School of Medicine, 67 Asahimachi, Kurume, Fukuoka 830 0011, Japan
    Neuropathology 26:400-8. 2006
    ..In controversial cases, a diagnosis of olfactory neuroepithelioma must be substantiated by ultrastructural and immunohistochemical findings, particularly regarding the detection of Ber-EP4 and LH-RH immunoreactivity...
  9. ncbi request reprint Downregulation of RCAS1 and upregulation of cytotoxic T cells affects synovial proliferation and apoptosis in rheumatoid arthritis
    Shiro Yoshida
    Department of Pathology, School of Medicine, Kurume University, Kurume, Japan
    J Rheumatol 35:1716-22. 2008
    ....
  10. ncbi request reprint Phenotype for activated tissue macrophages in histiocytic necrotizing lymphadenitis
    Yuko Nomura
    Department of Pathology, School of Medicine, Kurume University, Kurume 830 0011, Japan
    Pathol Int 59:631-5. 2009
    ..It is suggested that these characteristic tissue macrophages may be associated with the pathogenesis of HNL and that M2 macrophages may infiltrate to repair the lymphoid tissue injured by cytotoxic T cells in HNL...
  11. doi request reprint Methotrexate/iatrogenic lymphoproliferative disorders in rheumatoid arthritis: histology, Epstein-Barr virus, and clonality are important predictors of disease progression and regression
    Ayako Ichikawa
    Department of Pathology, School of Medicine, Kurume University, Kurume, Japan
    Eur J Haematol 91:20-8. 2013
    ..The objective of this study was to identify factors predictive of relapse and survival in patients with RA-LPD, and spontaneous regression in patients with RA-LPD treated with MTX (MTX-LPD)...
  12. doi request reprint Clinicopathologic analysis of peripheral T-cell lymphoma, follicular variant, and comparison with angioimmunoblastic T-cell lymphoma: Bcl-6 expression might affect progression between these disorders
    Hiroaki Miyoshi
    Department of Pathology, School of Medicine, Kurume University, 67 Asahimachi, Kurume, Fukuoka, 830 0011, Japan
    Am J Clin Pathol 137:879-89. 2012
    ..Our study confirmed the continuity between f-PTCL and AITL. Moreover, Bcl-6 expression in f-PTCL was statistically associated with the characteristics of AITL...
  13. doi request reprint BCL6 gene amplification/3q27 gain is associated with unique clinicopathological characteristics among follicular lymphoma without BCL2 gene translocation
    Kennosuke Karube
    Department of Pathology, School of Medicine, Kurume University, Kurume, Japan
    Mod Pathol 21:973-8. 2008
    ..BCL6 gene aberration, especially amplification/3q27 gain, indicates the presence of certain morphological and phenotypical findings in follicular lymphoma cases without IGH/BCL2 rearrangement...
  14. ncbi request reprint Organ-specific endoglin (CD105) expression in the angiogenesis of human cancers
    Rahmawati Minhajat
    Department of Pathology and Biodefense, Faculty of Medicine, Saga University, Saga, Japan
    Pathol Int 56:717-23. 2006
    ..CD44 was strongly expressed in sinusoidal endothelial cells of the liver (90-100%). These results show that CD105 is expressed specifically in the tumor angiogenesis of brain, lung, breast, stomach, and colon cancers...
  15. doi request reprint A spindle cell variant of diffuse large B-cell lymphoma is characterized by T-cell/myofibrohistio-rich stromal alterations: analysis of 10 cases and a review of the literature
    Yoshizo Kimura
    Department of Pathology, School of Medicine, Kurume University, Kurume, Japan
    Eur J Haematol 89:302-10. 2012
    ..0017, respectively). Thus, T-cell/myofibrohistio-rich stromal alterations in Sp-DLBCL, especially those mediated by TGFβ1 and FGF2, may play a role in the transition of lymphoma cells into those with spindle-shaped features...
  16. ncbi request reprint Hepatocellular apoptosis associated with cytotoxic T/natural killer-cell infiltration in chronic active EBV infection
    Yuko Nomura
    Department of Pathology, School of Medicine, Kurume University, Kurume, Japan
    Pathol Int 59:438-42. 2009
    ..The present findings suggest that in patients with CAEBV, cytotoxic T/NK cells may directly induce hepatocytes to undergo apoptosis more frequently than they do cells in other organs of the reticulo-endothelial system...
  17. doi request reprint Estimation of apoptosis and cell proliferation in histiocytic necrotizing lymphadenitis using immunohistochemical double staining
    Yuko Nomura
    Department of Pathology, School of Medicine, Kurume University, Kurume, Japan
    Pathol Int 58:98-103. 2008
    ..6%) was higher than that in the area without obvious apoptotic features (16.3%). A proportion of cells in HNL undergo proliferation and apoptosis simultaneously, such as neoplastic cells, thereby exhibiting rapid cell cycles...
  18. doi request reprint Distribution of malignant lymphoma in Japan: analysis of 2260 cases, 2001-2006
    Ryosuke Aoki
    Department of Pathology, School of Medicine, Kurume University, Kurume, Japan
    Pathol Int 58:174-82. 2008
    ..This epidemiological study shows that the distribution patterns of malignant lymphoma differ especially in Kyushu and Okinawa, the endemic area of human T-cell leukemia/lymphoma virus type 1...
  19. doi request reprint Small cell variant of mantle cell lymphoma is an indolent lymphoma characterized by bone marrow involvement, splenomegaly, and a low Ki-67 index
    Yoshizo Kimura
    Department of Pathology, School of Medicine, Kurume University, Kurume, Japan
    Cancer Sci 102:1734-41. 2011
    ..In addition, clinicians should be aware of the possible presence of small-MCL to avoid making a misdiagnosis of follicular hyperplasia or CLL/SLL...
  20. doi request reprint CXCL12/CXCR4 signaling in malignant brain tumors: a potential pharmacological therapeutic target
    Mizuhiko Terasaki
    Department of Neurosurgery, Kurume University School of Medicine, Kurume, Japan
    Brain Tumor Pathol 28:89-97. 2011
    ..The CXCL12/CXCR4 interaction as a therapeutic target for malignant brain tumors is also discussed...
  21. ncbi request reprint Regression of rectal mucosa-associated lymphoid tissue (MALT) lymphoma after antibiotic treatments
    Daisuke Niino
    Department of Pathology, School of Medicine, Kurume University, Asahi machi, Kurume, Japan
    Pathol Int 60:438-42. 2010
    ..These cases tended to be resistant to antibiotic treatment. Investigation and analysis of a large number of rectal MALT lymphomas are needed to establish suitable standards for antibiotic treatment...
  22. ncbi request reprint Mantle cell lymphoma shows three morphological evolutions of classical, intermediate, and aggressive forms, which occur in parallel with increased labeling index of cyclin D1 and Ki-67
    Yoshizo Kimura
    Department of Pathology, School of Medicine, Kurume University, Kurume, Japan
    Cancer Sci 101:806-14. 2010
    ..The diagnosis of intermediate MCL thus proved to be of major significance and should enable the design of more tailored therapies...
  23. ncbi request reprint CD5-positive follicular lymphoma characterized by CD25, MUM1, low frequency of t(14;18) and poor prognosis
    Hiroaki Miyoshi
    Department of Pathology, Kurume University, Kurume, Japan
    Pathol Int 64:95-103. 2014
    ..These results suggest that CD5-positive FL should be considered a different type of FL, and its clinicopathological management should be conducted differently. ..
  24. doi request reprint Comparison of CD20 expression in B-cell lymphoma between newly diagnosed, untreated cases and those after rituximab treatment
    Hiroaki Miyoshi
    Department of Pathology, School of Medicine, Kurume University, Kurume, Japan
    Cancer Sci 103:1567-73. 2012
    ..These results suggest the influence of B-lymphoma subtype and a therapeutic effect before biopsy on CD20 expression at relapse and contribute to a better therapeutic approach for relapse cases after rituximab therapy...
  25. doi request reprint Clinicopathological analysis of a composite lymphoma containing both T- and B-cell lymphomas
    Nobuko Suefuji
    Department of Pathology, School of Medicine, Kurume University, Kurume, Japan
    Pathol Int 62:690-8. 2012
    ..Using PCR analysis, clonal IgH and TCR rearrangements were detected in 7 of 8 and 7 of 7 Southern blot-negative cases, respectively. Our results suggested that PCR analysis was useful in diagnosing CTBL...
  26. doi request reprint A pilot study of hypofractionated radiation therapy with temozolomide for adults with glioblastoma multiforme
    Mizuhiko Terasaki
    Department of Neurosurgery, Kurume University School of Medicine, 67 Asahi Machi, Kurume, Fukuoka, 830 0011, Japan
    J Neurooncol 102:247-53. 2011
    ..An additional advantage is that this procedure may reduce the course of treatment. Further studies using this procedure are warranted...
  27. doi request reprint Usefulness of flow cytometry for differential diagnosis of precursor and peripheral T-cell and NK-cell lymphomas: analysis of 490 cases
    Kennosuke Karube
    Department of Pathology, School of Medicine, Kurume University, Kurume, and JSPS, Chiyoda, Tokyo, Japan
    Pathol Int 58:89-97. 2008
    ..Phenotypic analysis using FCM was thus found to be useful for differential diagnosis of T-cell and NK-cell lymphomas...
  28. doi request reprint Ratio of M2 macrophage expression is closely associated with poor prognosis for Angioimmunoblastic T-cell lymphoma (AITL)
    Daisuke Niino
    Department of Pathology, School of Medicine, Kurume University, Kurume, Japan
    Pathol Int 60:278-83. 2010
    ..Our findings indicate that the ratio of M2 macrophages expressed may be a useful marker for prognosis of AITL...
  29. ncbi request reprint D2-40 antibody immunoreactivity in developing human brain, brain tumors and cultured neural cells
    Yasuhiro Nakamura
    Department of Pathology, St Mary s Hospital, Tsubukuhon Machi, Kurume shi, and Department of Pathology and Biodefense, Saga Medical School, Japan
    Mod Pathol 19:974-85. 2006
    ..As D2-40 antibody recognizes cell surface antigen M2A, it might be a candidate cell surface marker for isolation of human neural stem cells/neuronal lineage cells in the fluorescence-activated cell sorting technique...
  30. doi request reprint The Wnt signaling pathway and mitotic regulators in the initiation and evolution of mantle cell lymphoma: Gene expression analysis
    Yoshizo Kimura
    Department of Pathology, School of Medicine, Kurume University, Kurume, Fukuoka, Japan
    Int J Oncol 43:457-68. 2013
    ..Thus, we observe that the Wnt signaling pathway may play an important role in initial lymphomagenesis in addition to t(11;14) translocations, and that specific mitotic regulators facilitate transformation into more aggressive forms...
  31. doi request reprint Detection of HTLV-1 by means of HBZ gene in situ hybridization in formalin-fixed and paraffin-embedded tissues
    Kei Shimizu-Kohno
    Department of Pathology, School of Medicine, Kurume University, Kurume, Japan
    Cancer Sci 102:1432-6. 2011
    ..Although HBZ-ISH is unsuitable to detect HTLV-1 clonality, this method is convenient and can be useful for the histological diagnosis of ATLL in HTLV-1 sero-indeterminate patients...
  32. ncbi request reprint Expression of CXCL12 on pseudopalisading cells and proliferating microvessels in glioblastomas: an accelerated growth factor in glioblastomas
    Hideki Komatani
    Department of Neurosurgery, Kurume University School of Medicine, Kurume, Fukuoka 830 0011, Japan
    Int J Oncol 34:665-72. 2009
    ..Pseudopalisades and proliferating microvessels are also considered to be associated with accelerated growth in GBs. These results indicate that expression of CXCL12 is an accelerated growth factor in GBs...
  33. doi request reprint Composite T lymphoblastic leukemia/lymphoma and diffuse large B-cell lymphoma: case report
    Daisuke Niino
    Department of Pathology, School of Medicine, Kurume University, Fukuoka, Japan
    Pathol Int 61:363-8. 2011
    ..She has shown no signs of recurrence 20 months after the diagnosis. We describe here a very unusual and, to the best of our knowledge, an as yet never reported case of a primary composite lymphoma of T-LBL and DLBCL...
  34. ncbi request reprint SHP-1 expression in primary central nervous system B-cell lymphomas in immunocompetent patients reflects maturation stage of normal B cell counterparts
    Yasuo Sugita
    Department of Pathology and Biodefense, Saga Medical School, Saga, Japan
    Pathol Int 54:659-66. 2004
    ..These results indicate that PCNSL might be distinct lymphomas that originate from a late germinal center to an early postgerminal center...
  35. ncbi request reprint Epithelial differentiation in medulloblastoma: comparison with other embryonal tumors of neuroectodermal origin
    Yasuo Sugita
    Department of Pathology and Biodefense, Saga Medical School, Saga, Japan
    Pathol Int 53:858-64. 2003
    ....
  36. ncbi request reprint The relationship of FOXP3 expression and clinicopathological characteristics in adult T-cell leukemia/lymphoma
    Kennosuke Karube
    Department of Pathology, School of Medicine, Kurume University, Kurume, Japan
    Mod Pathol 21:617-25. 2008
    ..005). FOXP3 expression in adult T-cell leukemia/lymphoma thus reflects morphological features and is clinically and pathologically associated with an immunosuppressive state...
  37. doi request reprint Clincopathological analysis of olfactory neuroblastoma
    Shintaro Fukushima
    Department of Pathology, Kurume University School of Medicine, Fukuoka, Japan
    Brain Tumor Pathol 29:207-15. 2012
    ..Neither of the chemokines CXCL12 and CXCR4 played a critical role as a prognostic factor, nor did any of the epithelial markers, AE1/AE3, CAM5.2, and Ber-EP4...
  38. doi request reprint Frequent expression of gp46 in adult T-cell leukemia/lymphoma: an immunohistochemical study of 40 cases
    Junichi Kiyasu
    Department of Pathology, School of Medicine, Kurume University, Kurume, Japan
    Pathol Int 60:774-8. 2010
    ..0%). These results suggest that gp46-197 immunohistochemical staining can be a useful histological indicator for prediction of the aggressiveness of ATLL and prognosis for ATLL patients...
  39. ncbi request reprint Endoglin (CD105) expression in angiogenesis of colon cancer: analysis using tissue microarrays and comparison with other endothelial markers
    Rahmawati Minhajat
    Department of Pathology and Biodefense, Faculty of Medicine, Saga University, 5 1 1 Nabeshima, Saga 849 8501, Japan
    Virchows Arch 448:127-34. 2006
    ..The present study shows that de novo blood vessels of colon cancer specifically express CD105. These findings provide the basis for novel antiangiogenic cancer therapies...
  40. ncbi request reprint Expression of tubulin beta II in neuroepithelial tumors: reflection of architectural changes in the developing human brain
    Yasuo Sugita
    Department of Pathology and Biodefense, Saga Medical School, Nabeshima 5 1 1, 849 8501, Saga, Japan
    Acta Neuropathol 110:127-34. 2005
    ....
  41. doi request reprint Clinicopathological features and prognostic significance of CXCL12 in blastic plasmacytoid dendritic cell neoplasm
    Keiko Hashikawa
    Department of Dermatology, Kurume University School of Medicine, Kurume, Japan
    J Am Acad Dermatol 66:278-91. 2012
    ..Blastic plasmacytoid dendritic cell neoplasm (BPDC) is a rare hematologic neoplasm, which almost always involves the skin and shows poor prognosis...
  42. ncbi request reprint Anaplastic astrocytomas with abundant Rosenthal fibers in elderly patients: a diagnostic pitfall of high-grade gliomas
    Yasuo Sugita
    Department of Pathology, Kurume University School of Medicine, Fukuoka, Japan
    Neuropathology 33:533-40. 2013
    ..In addition, AAs with abundant mRFs in elderly patients should be classified as a peculiar variant of AA...
  43. doi request reprint Successful treatment of leptomeningeal gliomatosis of pilomyxoid astrocytoma after failed frontline chemotherapy
    Mizuhiko Terasaki
    Department of Neurosurgery, Kurume University School of Medicine, 67 Asahimachi, Kurume, Fukuoka, Japan
    Neurologist 18:32-5. 2012
    ..However, chemotherapy, usually considered a frontline treatment for low-grade tumors such as PMA, has little impact on leptomeningeal gliomatosis...
  44. doi request reprint FOXP3(+) regulatory and TIA-1(+) cytotoxic T lymphocytes in HIV-associated Hodgkin lymphoma
    Junichi Kiyasu
    Department of Pathology, School of Medicine, Kurume University, Japan
    Pathol Int 62:77-83. 2012
    ..In addition, although additional CD8(+) lymphocytes are probably not EBV-LMP specific cytotoxic T-cells, these lymphocytes may also well be involved in the pathogenesis of HIV-HL...
  45. doi request reprint Case of polycythemia vera with unusual organizing pneumonia mimicking the clinical features of military tuberculosis and possibly caused by the involvement of neoplastic megakaryocytes
    Yoshizo Kimura
    Department of Pathology, School of Medicine, Kurume University, Kurume City, Fukuoka, Japan
    Pathol Int 61:486-90. 2011
    ..JAK2 mutation or the preleukemic phase of MPN may accelerate the activation of megakaryocytes and result in the proliferative process of fibrosis...
  46. ncbi request reprint Cytodiagnosis of central neurocytoma in intraoperative preparations
    Yasuo Sugita
    Department of Pathology, Saga Medical School, Nabeshima 5 1 1, Saga 849 8501, Japan
    Acta Cytol 48:194-8. 2004
    ..To assess the cytologic features in smear preparations of 3 central neurocytomas...
  47. ncbi request reprint Thrombus and encapsulated hematoma in cerebral cavernous malformations
    Masamitsu Abe
    Department of Neurosurgery, Faculty of Medicine, Saga University, Nabeshima 5 1 1, 849 8501, Saga, Japan
    Acta Neuropathol 109:503-9. 2005
    ..Thrombosis within cerebral venules could be one of the causal factors of CCMs...
  48. ncbi request reprint Sensitivity and usefulness of anti-phosphohistone-H3 antibody immunostaining for counting mitotic figures in meningioma cases
    Shintaro Fukushima
    Department of Neurosurgery, Kurume University School of Medicine, 67 Asahimachi, Kurume, Fukuoka, 830 0011, Japan
    Brain Tumor Pathol 26:51-7. 2009
    ..Furthermore, no significant differences of PHH3-MI between cases with and without feeder embolization were demonstrated. As such, PHH3 may be a sensitive and useful marker for meningioma grading as based on the MF...
  49. ncbi request reprint Upregulation of CC chemokine ligand 18 and downregulation of CX3C chemokine receptor 1 expression in human T-cell leukemia virus type 1-associated lymph node lesions: Results of chemokine and chemokine receptor DNA chip analysis
    Kei Shimizu
    Department of Pathology, School of Medicine, Kurume University, 67 Asahi Machi, Kurume, Fukuoka, Japan
    Cancer Sci 98:1875-80. 2007
    ..05). These results suggest that upregulation of CCL18 expression and downregulation of CX3CR1 expression play a role in immune responses against the ATLL cells...
  50. ncbi request reprint Inhibition of endothelial cell proliferation, in vitro angiogenesis, and the down-regulation of cell adhesion-related genes by genistein. Combined with a cDNA microarray analysis
    Meihua Piao
    Department of Pathology and Biodefense, Faculty of Medicine, Saga University, Japan
    Endothelium 13:249-66. 2006
    ..In conclusion, genistein affects endothelial cells as a negative mediator of proliferation and angiogenesis in vitro, partially by down-regulating cell adhesion-related genes and impairing cell adhesions...
  51. ncbi request reprint Spinal extradural meningeal cyst: correct radiological and histopathological diagnosis
    Kimiaki Sato
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Kurume University School of Medicine, Kurume, Japan
    Neurosurg Focus 13:ecp1. 2002
    ..Spinal extradural meningeal cysts are uncommon and rarely cause neural compression. The clinical, radiological, and histopathological characteristics of the lesions are discussed and previous reports reviewed...
  52. ncbi request reprint Primary intracerebral malignant fibrous histiocytoma in a child
    Naoko Fujimura
    Department of Neurosurgery, Kurume University School of Medicine, Kurume, Japan
    Pediatr Neurosurg 37:271-4. 2002
    ..Pathological examination confirmed the presence of inflammatory-type MFH. Pediatric cases of intracerebral MFH are rare, and the possible origin of the tumor is discussed based on clinicopathological findings...
  53. ncbi request reprint A case of brain metastasis from pulmonary giant cell carcinoma
    Naoshi Hagihara
    Department of Neurosurgery, Koyanagi Memorial Hospital, Saga, Japan
    Kurume Med J 57:39-41. 2010
    ..Follow-up CT showed enlargement of the multiple intracerebral hemorrhages. A diagnosis was made of brain metastasis from a rare pure giant cell carcinoma (GCC) of the lung...
  54. ncbi request reprint Probable chronic viral encephalitis with microglial nodules in the entire brain: a case report with necropsy
    Toshihiro Imaizumi
    First Department Neurology of Internal Medicine, Kurume University School of Medicine, Japan
    Med Sci Monit 11:CS23-26. 2005
    ..Chronic encephalitis has rarely been seen, probably due to its viral origins, which may produce the disease in healthy or immunocompromised hosts. The etiology and pathophysiology of these types of encephalitis have not yet been clarified...
  55. ncbi request reprint An autopsy case of obstructive jaundice due to hepatic multiple peribiliary cysts accompanying hepatolithiasis
    Keita Kai
    Departments of Pathology and Biodefense, and Surgery, Saga University Faculty of Medicine, Saga, Japan
    Hepatol Res 38:211-6. 2008
    ..Generally, multiple peribiliary cysts are considered to be clinically harmless, but once they cause obstructive jaundice, their presence suggests the occurrence of end-stage cirrhosis and a poor prognosis...
  56. ncbi request reprint Fasciitis-like proliferation in the knee joint
    Takashi Soejima
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Kurume University School of Medicine, Kurume, Japan
    Arthroscopy 19:E33. 2003
    ..Histologic and immunohistochemical studies revealed a myofibroblastic proliferation similar to nodular fasciitis. Until now, only 3 other cases have been reported in the English and Japanese language literature...
  57. ncbi request reprint Astroblastoma with unusual signet-ring-like cell components: a case report and literature review
    Yasuo Sugita
    Department of Pathology Saga Medical School, Japan
    Neuropathology 22:200-5. 2002
    ..It remains to be determined whether, in this astroblastoma, the unusual signet-ring-like cell components were related to benign biological characteristics or to the tumor's low-grade form with incidental signet-ring-like cell appearance...
  58. doi request reprint Adjacent epidermoid cyst and primary central nervous system lymphoma: case report
    Jun Masuoka
    Department of Neurosurgery, Saga University Faculty of Medicine, Saga 840 8501, Japan
    Surg Neurol 69:530-3; discussion 533-4. 2008
    ..Except for cases with radiotherapy or phacomatosis, multiple primary brain tumors of different histologic types are rare. The authors report the association of an epidermoid cyst and a primary CNS lymphoma...