T Yamagami

Summary

Affiliation: Kyoto Prefectural University of Medicine
Country: Japan

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Catheter-tip fixation of a percutaneously implanted port-catheter system to prevent dislocation
    T Yamagami
    Department of Radiology, Kyoto Prefectural University of Medicine, 465 Kajii chyo, Kawaramachi Hirokoji, Kamigyo, Kyoto, 602 0841, Japan
    Eur Radiol 12:443-9. 2002
  2. doi request reprint Redistribution of multiple hepatic arteries into a single hepatic artery to perform repeated hepatic arterial infusion chemotherapy
    T Yamagami
    Department of Radiology, Graduate School of Medical Science, Kyoto Prefectural University of Medicine, Kyoto, Japan
    Acta Radiol 49:513-20. 2008
  3. ncbi request reprint Implantation of a port-catheter system through the superior mesenteric artery for repeated hepatic arterial infusion chemotherapy
    Takuji Yamagami
    Department of Radiology, Graduate School of Medical Science, Kyoto Prefectural University of Medicine, 465 Kajii chyo, Kawaramachi Hirokoji, Kamigyo, Kyoto, 602 8566, Japan
    J Vasc Interv Radiol 18:1595-600. 2007
  4. ncbi request reprint Successful portal-systemic shunt occlusion with balloon-occluded retrograde transvenous obliteration for portosystemic encephalopathy without liver cirrhosis
    Osamu Tanaka
    Department of Radiology, Yamashiro Public Hospital, and Graduate School of Medical Science, Kyoto Prefectural University of Medicine, Kyoto, Japan
    J Vasc Interv Radiol 17:1951-5. 2006
  5. ncbi request reprint Pneumothorax as a complication of percutaneous radiofrequency ablation for lung neoplasms
    Takuji Yamagami
    Department of Radiology, Graduate School of Medical Science, Kyoto Prefectural University of Medicine, 465 Kajii chyo, Kawaramachi Hirokoji, Kamigyo, Kyoto 602 8566, Japan
    J Vasc Interv Radiol 17:1625-9. 2006
  6. ncbi request reprint Selective arterial embolization with gelatin particles for refractory knee hemarthrosis
    Takuji Yamagami
    Department of Radiology Graduate School of Medical Science, Kyoto Prefectural University of Medicine, Kyoto, Japan
    Diagn Interv Radiol 19:423-6. 2013
  7. pmc The role of divided injections of a sclerotic agent over two days in balloon-occluded retrograde transvenous obliteration for large gastric varices
    Takuji Yamagami
    Department of Radiology, Graduate School of Medical Science, Kyoto Prefectural University of Medicine, Kyoto 602 8566, Japan
    Korean J Radiol 14:439-45. 2013
  8. doi request reprint Symptomatic deep venous thrombosis of the lower extremity in a pregnant woman successfully treated with endovascular procedures
    Takuji Yamagami
    Department of Radiology, Graduate School of Medical Science, Kyoto Prefectural University of Medicine, Kyoto, Japan
    J Obstet Gynaecol Res 39:1059-64. 2013
  9. pmc Diagnostic performance of percutaneous lung biopsy using automated biopsy needles under CT-fluoroscopic guidance for ground-glass opacity lesions
    T Yamagami
    Department of Radiology, Graduate School of Medical Science, Kyoto Prefectural University of Medicine, Kyoto, Japan
    Br J Radiol 86:20120447. 2013
  10. doi request reprint Percutaneous drainage with a one-step technique under real-time computed tomography fluoroscopic guidance
    Takuji Yamagami
    Department of Radiology, Kyoto Prefectural University of Medicine, Kyoto, Japan
    Hepatogastroenterology 59:701-4. 2012

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Publications109 found, 100 shown here

  1. ncbi request reprint Catheter-tip fixation of a percutaneously implanted port-catheter system to prevent dislocation
    T Yamagami
    Department of Radiology, Kyoto Prefectural University of Medicine, 465 Kajii chyo, Kawaramachi Hirokoji, Kamigyo, Kyoto, 602 0841, Japan
    Eur Radiol 12:443-9. 2002
    ..Fixation of the catheter tip with combined use of coils and NBCA--Lipiodol mixture to the gastroduodenal artery is important to prevent dislocation of the port-catheter system...
  2. doi request reprint Redistribution of multiple hepatic arteries into a single hepatic artery to perform repeated hepatic arterial infusion chemotherapy
    T Yamagami
    Department of Radiology, Graduate School of Medical Science, Kyoto Prefectural University of Medicine, Kyoto, Japan
    Acta Radiol 49:513-20. 2008
    ..However, the number of reports investigating this has been scanty...
  3. ncbi request reprint Implantation of a port-catheter system through the superior mesenteric artery for repeated hepatic arterial infusion chemotherapy
    Takuji Yamagami
    Department of Radiology, Graduate School of Medical Science, Kyoto Prefectural University of Medicine, 465 Kajii chyo, Kawaramachi Hirokoji, Kamigyo, Kyoto, 602 8566, Japan
    J Vasc Interv Radiol 18:1595-600. 2007
    ..Implantation of the port-catheter system was successful without complications in these 10 patients...
  4. ncbi request reprint Successful portal-systemic shunt occlusion with balloon-occluded retrograde transvenous obliteration for portosystemic encephalopathy without liver cirrhosis
    Osamu Tanaka
    Department of Radiology, Yamashiro Public Hospital, and Graduate School of Medical Science, Kyoto Prefectural University of Medicine, Kyoto, Japan
    J Vasc Interv Radiol 17:1951-5. 2006
    ..After the procedure, hyperammonemia was improved, and there were no signs of recurrent portal-systemic encephalopathy...
  5. ncbi request reprint Pneumothorax as a complication of percutaneous radiofrequency ablation for lung neoplasms
    Takuji Yamagami
    Department of Radiology, Graduate School of Medical Science, Kyoto Prefectural University of Medicine, 465 Kajii chyo, Kawaramachi Hirokoji, Kamigyo, Kyoto 602 8566, Japan
    J Vasc Interv Radiol 17:1625-9. 2006
    ..The present study was performed to determine the frequency of the complication of pneumothorax after radiofrequency (RF) ablation for lung neoplasms and risk factors affecting such pneumothoraces...
  6. ncbi request reprint Selective arterial embolization with gelatin particles for refractory knee hemarthrosis
    Takuji Yamagami
    Department of Radiology Graduate School of Medical Science, Kyoto Prefectural University of Medicine, Kyoto, Japan
    Diagn Interv Radiol 19:423-6. 2013
    ..We aimed to evaluate the feasibility and safety of selective arterial embolization for refractory knee hemarthrosis...
  7. pmc The role of divided injections of a sclerotic agent over two days in balloon-occluded retrograde transvenous obliteration for large gastric varices
    Takuji Yamagami
    Department of Radiology, Graduate School of Medical Science, Kyoto Prefectural University of Medicine, Kyoto 602 8566, Japan
    Korean J Radiol 14:439-45. 2013
    ..To determine the safety and usefulness of a two-tiered approach to balloon-occluded retrograde transvenous obliteration (B-RTO) as a treatment for large gastric varices after portal hypertension...
  8. doi request reprint Symptomatic deep venous thrombosis of the lower extremity in a pregnant woman successfully treated with endovascular procedures
    Takuji Yamagami
    Department of Radiology, Graduate School of Medical Science, Kyoto Prefectural University of Medicine, Kyoto, Japan
    J Obstet Gynaecol Res 39:1059-64. 2013
    ..During the therapies, an optional inferior vena cava filter was implanted to protect against the development of pulmonary embolism...
  9. pmc Diagnostic performance of percutaneous lung biopsy using automated biopsy needles under CT-fluoroscopic guidance for ground-glass opacity lesions
    T Yamagami
    Department of Radiology, Graduate School of Medical Science, Kyoto Prefectural University of Medicine, Kyoto, Japan
    Br J Radiol 86:20120447. 2013
    ..The goal of our study was to evaluate the diagnostic performance of percutaneous lung biopsy under CT-fluoroscopic guidance for ground-glass opacity (GGO) lesions...
  10. doi request reprint Percutaneous drainage with a one-step technique under real-time computed tomography fluoroscopic guidance
    Takuji Yamagami
    Department of Radiology, Kyoto Prefectural University of Medicine, Kyoto, Japan
    Hepatogastroenterology 59:701-4. 2012
    ..The goal of our study was to determine the usefulness of the percutaneous placement of a drainage catheter using a one-step technique under guidance of computed tomography (CT) fluoroscopy...
  11. ncbi request reprint Influence of hepatopetal flow of the retroportal artery on efficiency of repeated hepatic arterial infusion chemotherapy
    Takuji Yamagami
    Department of Radiology, Institution Graduate School of Medical Science, Kyoto Prefectural University of Medicine, 465 Kajii chyo, Kawaramachi Hirokoji, Kamigyo, Kyoto, 602 8566 Japan
    J Vasc Interv Radiol 16:1391-5. 2005
    ..The retroportal artery was successfully embolized, resulting in improvement of distribution in the right lobe of the liver in both cases...
  12. ncbi request reprint Movement of the side hole occurring in a port-catheter system percutaneously implanted for hepatic arterial infusion chemotherapy
    T Yamagami
    Department of Radiology, Graduate School of Medical Science, Kyoto Prefectural University of Medicine, 465 Kajii chyo, Kawaramachi Hirokoji, Kamigyo, Kyoto 602 8566, Japan
    Australas Radiol 49:508-11. 2005
    ..To our knowledge, such a problem involving a port-catheter system implanted with the catheter tip fixation method and its management thereafter has not been reported in the published literature...
  13. doi request reprint Prophylactic implantation of inferior vena cava filter during endovascular therapies for deep venous thrombosis of the lower extremity: is it necessary?
    T Yamagami
    Department of Radiology, Graduate School of Medical Science, Kyoto Prefectural University of Medicine, Kyoto, Japan
    Acta Radiol 49:391-7. 2008
    ..There is strong controversy as to whether to use filters temporarily in the inferior vena cava (IVC) during endovascular therapies for deep venous thrombosis (DVT) in the lower extremity...
  14. ncbi request reprint Embolisation of proximal anastomotic pseudoaneurysm developing after surgical repair of abdominal aortic aneurysm with a bifurcated graft with n-butyl cyanoacrylate
    T Yamagami
    Department of Radiology, Graduate School of Medical Science, Kyoto Prefectural University of Medicine, 465 Kajii chyo, Kawaramachi Hirokoji, Kamigyo, Kyoto, 602 8566, Japan
    Br J Radiol 79:e193-5. 2006
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  15. doi request reprint Use of N-butyl cyanoacrylate in implantation of a port-catheter system for hepatic arterial infusion chemotherapy with the fixed-catheter-tip method: is it necessary?
    Takuji Yamagami
    Department of Radiology, Graduate School of Medical Science, Kyoto Prefectural University of Medicine, 465 Kajii chyo, Kawaramachi Hirokoji, Kamigyo, Kyoto 602 8566, Japan
    AJR Am J Roentgenol 191:1523-9. 2008
    ....
  16. doi request reprint Percutaneous drainage of psoas abscess under real-time computed tomography fluoroscopic guidance
    Takuji Yamagami
    Department of Radiology, Graduate School of Medical Science, Kyoto Prefectural University of Medicine, 465 Kajii chyo, Kawaramachi Hirokoji, Kamigyo, Kyoto 602 8566, Japan
    Skeletal Radiol 38:275-80. 2009
    ..The goal of our study was to determine the usefulness of percutaneous abscess drainage under guidance of computed tomography (CT) fluoroscopy...
  17. ncbi request reprint Radiofrequency ablation therapy of remnant colorectal liver metastases after a course of hepatic arterial infusion chemotherapy
    Takuji Yamagami
    Department of Radiology, Graduate School of Medical Science, Kyoto Prefectural University of Medicine, 465 Kajii chyo, Kawaramachi Hirokoji, Kamigyo, Kyoto, 602 8566, Japan
    J Vasc Interv Radiol 16:549-54. 2005
    ..Fluorodeoxyglucose positron emission tomography (18F) showed complete response in all ablated lesions. In conclusion, RF ablation after a course of HAIC achieved complete necrosis in residual lesions after HAIC therapy...
  18. ncbi request reprint Efficacy of manual aspiration immediately after complicated pneumothorax in CT-guided lung biopsy
    Takuji Yamagami
    Department of Radiology, Graduate School of Medical Science, Kyoto Prefectural University of Medicine, 465 Kajii chyo, Kawaramachi Hirokoji, Kamigyo, Kyoto 602 8566, Japan
    J Vasc Interv Radiol 16:477-83. 2005
    ....
  19. ncbi request reprint Influence of extrahepatic arterial inflow into the posterior segment or caudate lobe of the liver on repeated hepatic arterial infusion chemotherapy
    Takuji Yamagami
    Department of Radiology, Graduate School of Medical Science, Kyoto Prefectural University of Medicine 465 Kajii chyo, Kawaramachi Hirokoji, Kamigyo, Kyoto, 602 8566, Japan
    J Vasc Interv Radiol 16:457-63. 2005
    ..It was investigated how an extrahepatic artery entering the posterior segment or caudate lobe of the liver influences performance of repeated HAIC...
  20. ncbi request reprint Spontaneous regression of gastric varices after iatrogenic injury to a gastrorenal shunt
    T Yamagami
    Department of Radiology, Kyoto Prefectural University of Medicine, Kyoto, Japan
    Australas Radiol 50:75-8. 2006
    ..The gastric varices almost completely disappeared, without any sclerotic agent being used, after iatrogenic injury of the gastrorenal shunt at the time of the interventional procedure...
  21. ncbi request reprint Percutaneous transluminal angioplasty for hepatic arterial occlusion following hepatic arterial infusion chemotherapy
    T Yamagami
    Department of Radiology, Graduate School of Medical Science, Kyoto Prefectural University of Medicine, Kyoto, Japan
    Australas Radiol 50:82-6. 2006
    ....
  22. ncbi request reprint Withdrawal of port-catheter system for hepatic arterial infusion chemotherapy implanted with fixed catheter tip method
    Takuji Yamagami
    Department of Radiology, Graduate School of Medical Science, Kyoto Prefectural University of Medicine, 465 Kajii chyo, Kawaramachi Hirokoji, Kamigyo, Kyoto, 602 8566, Japan
    J Vasc Interv Radiol 17:651-6. 2006
    ..To evaluate the feasibility and safety of a method to withdraw port-catheter systems implanted by the fixed catheter tip method...
  23. ncbi request reprint Evaluation of retrievability of the Gunther tulip vena cava filter
    Takuji Yamagami
    Department of Radiology, Graduate School of Medical Science, Kyoto Prefectural University of Medicine, 465 Kajii chyo, Kawaramachi Hirokoji, Kamigyo, Kyoto 602 8566, Japan
    Cardiovasc Intervent Radiol 30:226-31. 2007
    ..To evaluate the feasibility and safety of withdrawal of a Gunther tulip retrievable vena cava filter (GTF)...
  24. ncbi request reprint Value of Micronester coils in port-catheter implantation for continuous hepatic arterial infusion chemotherapy with fixed catheter tip method
    Takuji Yamagami
    Department of Radiology, Graduate School of Medical Science, Kyoto Prefectural University of Medicine, 465 Kajii chyo, Kawaramachi Hirokoji, Kamigyo, Kyoto, 602 8566, Japan
    Eur Radiol 18:152-7. 2008
    ..The number of coils used and necessity of NBCA-Lipiodol could be decreased with usage of Micronester coils without decreasing fixation ability compared to other coils...
  25. ncbi request reprint Successful embolization using interlocking detachable coils for a congenital extrahepatic portosystemic venous shunt in a child
    Takuji Yamagami
    Department of Radiology, Graduate School of Medical Science, Kyoto Prefectural University of Medicine, Kamigyo, Kyoto 602 8566, Japan
    J Pediatr Surg 42:1949-52. 2007
    ..Embolization was successfully performed with interlocking detachable coils and microcoils without any complication. This patient's hyperammonemia resolved soon after the procedure...
  26. ncbi request reprint Use of a pull-through technique at the time of port-catheter implantation in cases of celiac arterial stenosis
    Takuji Yamagami
    Department of Radiology, Graduate School of Medical Science, Kyoto Prefectural University of Medicine, 465 Kajii chyo, Kawaramachi Hirokoji, Kamigyo, Kyoto602 8566, Japan
    J Vasc Interv Radiol 17:1839-44. 2006
    ..It was then pulled out via the infusion catheter access artery. In all cases, implantation with the fixed catheter tip technique was successful without complications...
  27. ncbi request reprint Embolization of accessory left gastric artery to prevent acute gastric mucosal lesions in patients undergoing repeated hepatic arterial infusion chemotherapy
    T Yamagami
    Department of Radiology, Graduate School of Medical Science, Kyoto Prefectural University of Medicine, Kyoto, Japan
    Acta Radiol 48:280-4. 2007
    ..To retrospectively evaluate results of selective embolization of the accessory left gastric artery prior to repeated hepatic arterial infusion chemotherapy using a port-catheter system...
  28. ncbi request reprint A simplified method for continuous hepatic arterial port-catheter system placement not requiring catheter end-hole occlusion
    T Yamagami
    Department of Radiology, Graduate School of Medical Science, Kyoto Prefectural University of Medicine, Kyoto, Japan
    Acta Radiol 47:775-9. 2006
    ..To evaluate the efficacy of hepatic port-catheter system placement without distal catheter tip occlusion or gastroduodenal artery embolization distal to the catheter tip...
  29. ncbi request reprint Non-cavernomatous superior mesenteric thrombosis successfully recanalized with interventional radiological procedures carried out with a combination transmesenteric and transjugular approaches
    T Yamagami
    Department of Radiology, Graduate School of Medical Science, Kyoto Prefectural University of Medicine, Kamigyo, Kyoto, Japan
    Australas Radiol 50:495-9. 2006
    ..In the second session, devices were advanced over a guidewire inserted from the right jugular vein and pulled out of the ileocolic vein using the pull-through technique...
  30. ncbi request reprint Duration of pneumothorax as a complication of CT-guided lung biopsy
    T Yamagami
    Department of Radiology, Graduate School of Medical Science, Kyoto Prefectural University of Medicine, Kamigyo, Kyoto, Japan
    Australas Radiol 50:435-41. 2006
    ..9 +/- 2.0 days). The almost equally short recovery periods in patients not requiring manual aspiration and those requiring immediate manual aspiration indicates the value of rapid management...
  31. ncbi request reprint Usefulness and limitation of manual aspiration immediately after pneumothorax complicating interventional radiological procedures with the transthoracic approach
    Takuji Yamagami
    Department of Radiology, Graduate School of Medical Science, Kyoto Prefectural University of Medicine, 465 Kajii chyo, Kawaramachi Hirokoji, Kamigyo, Kyoto, 602 8566, Japan
    Cardiovasc Intervent Radiol 29:1027-33. 2006
    ..However, when the amount of aspirated air is large (such as more than 670 mL), chest tube placement should be considered...
  32. ncbi request reprint Risk factors for occurrence of local tumor progression after percutaneous radiofrequency ablation for lung neoplasms
    Takuji Yamagami
    Department of Radiology, Graduate School of Medical Science, Kyoto Prefectural University of Medicine, Kyoto, Japan
    Diagn Interv Radiol 13:199-203. 2007
    ....
  33. ncbi request reprint Management of end hole in placement of port-catheter system for continuous hepatic arterial infusion chemotherapy using the fixed catheter tip method
    Takuji Yamagami
    Department of Radiology, Graduate School of Medical Science, Kyoto Prefectural University of Medicine, 465 Kajii, Kawaramachi Hirokoji, Kamigyo, Kyoto 602 8566, Japan
    AJR Am J Roentgenol 184:1332-9. 2005
    ..With the original method the lumen of the catheter tip is closed with a microcoil; with the modified method it is left open. Persistent hepatofugal blood flow can induce reactive gastric or duodenal mucosal lesions...
  34. doi request reprint Tc-99m-MIBI scintigraphy in evaluating the effect of hepatocyte growth factor gene therapy for peripheral arteriosclerosis obliterans
    Takuji Yamagami
    Department of Radiology, Graduate School of Medical Science, Kyoto Prefectural University of Medicine, 465 Kajii cho, Kawaramachi Hirokoji, Kamigyo ku, Kyoto 602 8566, Japan
    Ann Nucl Med 23:205-8. 2009
    ..This is the first report on the usefulness of Tc-99m-MIBI scintigraphy to evaluate the effectiveness of HGF gene therapy for peripheral arteriosclerosis obliterans...
  35. doi request reprint Endovascular thrombolysis using monteplase for non-chronic deep venous thrombosis
    Takuji Yamagami
    Department of Radiology, Graduate School of Medical Science, Kyoto Prefectural University of Medicine, 465 Kajii chou, Kawaramachi Hirokoji, Kamigyo ku, Kyoto 602 8566, Japan
    Cardiovasc Intervent Radiol 33:1223-9. 2010
    ..Endovascular thrombolysis with monteplase may be an effective treatment for DVT, even in cases resistant to traditional systemic anticoagulation and thrombolysis and endovascular procedures without monteplase...
  36. pmc Embolisation of the right gastric artery in patients undergoing hepatic arterial infusion chemotherapy using two possible approach routes
    T Yamagami
    Department of Radiology, Kyoto Prefectural University of Medicine, Kamigyo, Kyoto 602 8566, Japan
    Br J Radiol 83:578-84. 2010
    ..Embolisation of the right gastric artery is a feasible procedure that can reduce the incidence of gastric mucosal lesions associated with HAIC. Approach through either the hepatic artery or the left gastric artery is equally acceptable...
  37. doi request reprint Reproductive ability after uterine artery embolization in a sheep model: observation over 2 seasons
    Takuji Yamagami
    Department of Radiology, Graduate School of Medical Science, Kyoto Prefectural University of Medicine, Kajii, Kawaramachi Hirokoji, Kamigyo, Kyoto, Japan
    Reprod Sci 17:679-84. 2010
    ..To investigate the mid-term effect of uterine artery embolization (UAE) on fertility after bilateral UAE with either tris-acryl gelatin microspheres (TAGM) or gelatin particles (GP)...
  38. pmc Hepatic artery-targeting guidewire technique during transjugular intrahepatic portosystemic shunt
    T Yamagami
    Department of Radiology, Graduate School of Medical Science, Kyoto Prefectural University of Medicine, Kyoto, Japan
    Br J Radiol 84:315-8. 2011
    ..This study evaluated the feasibility and safety of the transjugular intrahepatic portosystemic shunt (TIPS) procedure using the hepatic artery-targeting guidewire technique for the puncture step...
  39. doi request reprint Evaluation of non-target arterial patency after implantation of hepatic arterial catheter using a modified implantation technique with the fixed catheter tip method
    T Yamagami
    Department of Radiology, Graduate School of Medical Science, Kyoto Prefectural University of Medicine, Kamigyo, Kyoto, Japan
    Clin Radiol 64:164-70. 2009
    ..To retrospectively investigate persistent hepatofugal blood flow in the gastroduodenal artery after implantation of a port-catheter system for repeated hepatic arterial infusion chemotherapy using a modified fixed catheter tip method...
  40. doi request reprint Transcatheter arterial embolization for hemorrhage from the inferior epigastric artery injured after stoma construction
    Takuji Yamagami
    Department of Radiology, Graduate School of Medical Science, Kyoto Prefectural University of Medicine, Kamigyo ku, Kyoto, Japan
    Jpn J Radiol 29:144-7. 2011
    ..It was successfully controlled by transcatheter arterial embolization from both the external iliac arterial site and the internal thoracic arterial site...
  41. ncbi request reprint Hepatic encephalopathy secondary to intrahepatic portosystemic venous shunt: balloon-occluded retrograde transvenous embolization with n-butyl cyanoacrylate and microcoils
    Takuji Yamagami
    Department of Radiology and Neurology, Kyoto Prefectural University of Medicine, 465 Kajii chyo, Kawaramachi Hirokoji, Kamigyo, Kyoto 602 8566, Japan
    Cardiovasc Intervent Radiol 25:219-21. 2002
    ..We report a 70-year-old woman with hepatic encephalopathy due to an intrahepatic portosystemic venous shunt that was successfully occluded by percutaneous transcatheter embolization with n-butyl cyanoacrylate and microcoils...
  42. ncbi request reprint Management of pneumothorax after percutaneous CT-guided lung biopsy
    Takuji Yamagami
    Department of Radiology, Kyoto Prefectural University of Medicine, Kyoto, Japan
    Chest 121:1159-64. 2002
    ..To evaluate the efficacy of simple aspiration of air from the pleural space to prevent increased pneumothorax and to avoid chest tube placement in cases of pneumothorax following CT-guided lung biopsy...
  43. doi request reprint Value of embolisation of collateral veins from gastric varices before balloon-occluded retrograde transvenous obliteration
    Takuji Yamagami
    Department of Radiology, Kyoto Prefectural University of Medicine, Kamigyo, Kyoto, Japan
    J Med Imaging Radiat Oncol 55:26-32. 2011
    ..The purpose of our investigation was to determine the safety and usefulness of embolisation procedures in balloon occluded retrograde transvenous obliteration (BRTO) as treatment of gastric varices after portal hypertension...
  44. doi request reprint Experience of fluoroscopy-aided thoracoscopic resection of pulmonary nodule localised with Lipiodol in a child
    Takuji Yamagami
    Department of Radiology, Graduate School of Medical Science, Kyoto Prefectural University of Medicine, Kamigyo ku, Kyoto, Japan
    J Med Imaging Radiat Oncol 55:401-3. 2011
    ..Before moving the patient to the operating room, the nodule was marked by Lipiodol under CT fluoroscopic guidance with the patient under local anaesthesia. This procedure allowed correct visualisation of the area that should be resected...
  45. ncbi request reprint Portal hypertension secondary to spontaneous arterio-portal venous fistulas: transcatheter arterial embolization with n-butyl cyanoacrylate and microcoils
    T Yamagami
    Department of Radiology, Kyoto Prefectural University of Medicine, 465 Kajii chyo, Kawaramachi Hirokoji, Kamigyo ku, Kyoto, 602 0841, Japan
    Cardiovasc Intervent Radiol 23:400-2. 2000
    ....
  46. ncbi request reprint Technical developments: use of targeting guide wire in left subclavian puncture during percutaneous implantation of port-catheter systems using the catheter tip fixation method
    Takuji Yamagami
    Department of Radiology, Kyoto Prefectural University of Medicine, 465 Kajii, Kawaramachi Hirokoji, Kamigyo, Kyoto 602 8566, Japan
    Eur Radiol 13:863-6. 2003
    ..This experience indicates the possibility of using a targeting guide wire in puncture of the subclavian artery as an access route for catheter placement...
  47. doi request reprint Percutaneous radiofrequency ablation for lung tumors beneath the rib under CT fluoroscopic guidance with gantry tilt
    Takanobu Suzuki
    Department of Radiology, Graduate School of Medical Science, Kyoto Prefectural University of Medicine, Kamigyo, Kyoto, Japan
    Acta Radiol 51:389-95. 2010
    ..Radiofrequency (RF) ablation of lung tumors has become a treatment of choice, especially for unresectable cases. However, RF ablation of small lung lesions located just beneath the rib is difficult...
  48. ncbi request reprint MR imaging-guided axillary node biopsy for breast cancer: initial findings
    Takuji Yamagami
    Department of Radiology, Kyoto Prefectural University of Medicine, 465 Kajii, Kawaramachi Hirokoji, Kamigyo, 602 8566 Kyoto, Japan
    Eur Radiol 14:151-6. 2004
    ..No serious complications were noted. This experience indicates the possibility of a precise diagnosis of whether the sentinel node in breast cancer is benign or malignant without surgery...
  49. ncbi request reprint Efficacy of the left gastric artery as a route for catheterization of the right gastric artery
    Takuji Yamagami
    Department of Radiology, Graduate School of Medical Science, Kyoto Prefectural University of Medicine, 465 Kajii chyo, Kawaramachi Hirokoji, Kamigyo, Kyoto 602 8566, Japan
    AJR Am J Roentgenol 184:220-4. 2005
    ..Our aim was to evaluate the efficacy of the left gastric artery as a route for embolization of the right gastric artery before port-catheter implantation for hepatic artery infusion chemotherapy...
  50. ncbi request reprint Percutaneous needle biopsy for small lung nodules beneath the rib under CT scan fluoroscopic guidance with gantry tilt
    Takuji Yamagami
    Department of Radiology, Graduate School of Medical Science, Kyoto Prefectural University of Medicine, 465 Kajii chyo, Kawaramachi Hirokoji, Kamigyo, Kyoto, 602 8566, Japan
    Chest 126:744-7. 2004
    ..The present study was performed to evaluate the efficacy and safety of gantry tilting for the performance of lung biopsy of peripheral small lesions located beneath the rib...
  51. pmc Venous thromboembolism after removal of retrievable inferior vena cava filters
    Takuji Yamagami
    Department of Radiology, Graduate School of Medical Science, Kyoto Prefectural University of Medicine, Kamigyo, Kyoto, Japan
    Cardiovasc Intervent Radiol 33:74-9. 2010
    ..We must point out that the fatality rate from PE after filter removal was high (2.6%)...
  52. doi request reprint Role of manual aspiration in treating pneumothorax after computed tomography-guided lung biopsy
    T Yamagami
    Department of Radiology, Graduate School of Medical Science, Kyoto Prefectural University of Medicine, Kamigyo, Kyoto, Japan
    Acta Radiol 50:1126-33. 2009
    ..The presence of a pneumothorax per se does not complicate patient management, but an increasing pneumothorax, making chest tube placement necessary, is highly problematic...
  53. doi request reprint Fertility after uterine artery embolization: investigation using a sheep model
    Takuji Yamagami
    Department of Radiology, Graduate School of Medical Science, Kyoto Prefectural University of Medicine, Kawaramachi Hirokoji, Kamigyo, Kyoto, Japan
    Reprod Sci 17:350-7. 2010
    ..To investigate the influence of uterine artery embolization (UAE) on fertility after bilateral UAE with either tris-acryl gelatin microspheres (TAGM) or gelatin particles (GP)...
  54. ncbi request reprint Value of transcatheter arterial embolization with coils and n-butyl cyanoacrylate for long-term hepatic arterial infusion chemotherapy
    Takuji Yamagami
    Department of Radiology, Graduate School of Medical Science, Kyoto Prefectural University of Medicine, 465 Kajii chyo, Kawaramachi Hirokoji, Kamigyo, Kyoto 602 8566, Japan
    Radiology 230:792-802. 2004
    ..To assess the value of transcatheter arterial embolization (TAE) of splanchnic arterial branches to allow continuous application of repeat hepatic arterial infusion chemotherapy (HAIC)...
  55. ncbi request reprint Fatal complications after self-expandable metallic stent placement for inferior vena cava syndrome
    Takuji Yamagami
    Department of Radiology, Kyoto Prefectural University of Medicine, Kamigyo, Kyoto, Japan
    Cardiovasc Intervent Radiol 26:400-2. 2003
    ....
  56. doi request reprint Diaphragmatic hernia after radiofrequency ablation for hepatocellular carcinoma
    Takuji Yamagami
    Department of Radiology, Graduate School of Medical Science, Kyoto Prefectural University of Medicine, 465 Kajii chou, Kawaramachi Hirokoji, Kamigyo ku, Kyoto 602 8566, Japan
    Cardiovasc Intervent Radiol 34:S175-7. 2011
    ..To our knowledge this complication of RF performed with a single internally cooled electrode under CT guidance has not been previously reported...
  57. ncbi request reprint Change in the hemodynamics of the portal venous system after retrograde transvenous balloon occlusion of a gastrorenal shunt
    Takuji Yamagami
    Department of Radiology, Graduate School of Medical Science, Kyoto Prefectural University of Medicine, 465 Kajii chyo, Kawaramachi Hirokoji, Kamigyo, Kyoto 602 8566, Japan
    AJR Am J Roentgenol 181:1011-5. 2003
    ..The purpose of our investigation was to examine changes in the hemodynamics of the liver after artificial occlusion of a gastrorenal shunt...
  58. ncbi request reprint Usefulness of new automated cutting needle for tissue-core biopsy of lung nodules under CT fluoroscopic guidance
    Takuji Yamagami
    Department of Radiology, Kyoto Prefectural University of Medicine, Kyoto, Japan
    Chest 124:147-54. 2003
    ..The goal of our study was to evaluate the efficacy and safety of a new type of automated cutting needle for tissue-core lung biopsy under real-time CT fluoroscopic guidance...
  59. doi request reprint Balloon-occluded retrograde transvenous obliteration of a gastric varix via the left inferior phrenic vein
    T Matsumoto
    Department of Radiology, Graduate School of Medical Science, Kyoto Prefectural University of Medicine, Kamigyo ku 602 8566, Kyoto, Japan
    Br J Radiol 81:e246-8. 2008
    ..Furthermore, a significant reduction in the size of the varix was confirmed on endoscopic examination 4 months later...
  60. ncbi request reprint Percutaneous needle biopsy of lung nodules under CT fluoroscopic guidance with use of the "I-I device"
    R Yoshimatsu
    Department of Radiology, Graduate School of Medical Science, Kyoto Prefectural University of Medicine, 465 Kajii chyo, Kawaramachi Hirokoji, Kamigyo, Kyoto, 602 8566, Japan
    Br J Radiol 81:107-12. 2008
    ..In conclusion, CT fluoroscopic-guided lung biopsy with use of the "I-I device" provides a high degree of diagnostic accuracy, allows specific characterization of lung nodules and can be performed safely...
  61. ncbi request reprint Intrahepatic portosystemic venous shunt passing through the left inferior phrenic vein and draining into the left renal vein
    T Hirota
    Department of Radiology, Graduate School of Medical Science, Kyoto Prefectural University of Medicine, Kamigyo, Kyoto 602 8566, Japan
    Br J Radiol 77:966-8. 2004
    ..IPSVS with the left inferior phrenic vein as the draining vein is very rare. The complete pathway of this IPSVS could be clearly demonstrated by multidetector row CT during arterial portography...
  62. ncbi request reprint Infusion of 50% glucose solution before injection of ethanolamine oleate during balloon-occluded retrograde transvenous obliteration
    T Yamagami
    Department of Radiology, Graduate School of Medical Science, Kyoto Prefectural University of Medicine, Kawaramachi Hirokoji, Kamigyo, Kyoto 602 8566
    Australas Radiol 51:334-8. 2007
    ..In three patients, embolization of collateral vessels with coils was unnecessary. There were no complications. In conclusion, retrograde infusion of 50% glucose solution assists in effectively carrying out BRTO...
  63. ncbi request reprint Retrievable vena cava filter placement during treatment for deep venous thrombosis
    T Yamagami
    Department of Radiology, Graduate School of Medical Science, Kyoto Prefectural University of Medicine, 465 Kajii chyo, Kawaramachi Hirokoji, Kamigyo, Kyoto, 602 8566, Japan
    Br J Radiol 76:712-8. 2003
    ....
  64. ncbi request reprint Percutaneous transluminal angioplasty using a pull-through technique for hepatic arterial occlusion at the time of port-catheter implantation
    R Yoshimatsu
    Department of Radiology, Graduate School of Medical Science, Kyoto Prefectural University of Medicine, 465 Kajii chyo, Kawaramachi Hirokoji, Kamigyo, Kyoto, 602 8566, Japan
    Br J Radiol 80:e33-7. 2007
    ....
  65. ncbi request reprint Nontumorous perfusion abnormalities of liver parenchyma adjacent to the falciform ligament as revealed by angiographic helical CT and angiography
    T Yamagami
    Department of Radiology, Kyoto Prefectural University of Medicine, Kyoto, Japan
    Acta Radiol 42:398-402. 2001
    ..CONCLUSION: One cause of nontumorous vascular abnormalities adjacent to the falciform ligament as shown on angiographic helical CT is aberrant gastric venous inflow to this region...
  66. ncbi request reprint Brain infarction after percutaneous implantation of port-catheter system via the left subclavian artery
    T Hirota
    Department of Radiology, Kyoto Prefectural University of Medicine, 465 Kajii cho, Kawaramachi Hirokoji, Kamigyo, Japan
    Br J Radiol 75:799-804. 2002
    ..The risk of brain infarction should be taken into consideration when a trans-left subclavian arterial access route is used for the percutaneous implantation of a port-catheter system for hepatic arterial infusion chemotherapy...
  67. ncbi request reprint Should balloon-occluded retrograde transvenous obliteration be the first-line interventional radiologic treatment for bleeding duodenal varices? A case report and review of the literature
    O Tanaka
    Department of Radiology, Graduate School of Medical Science, Kyoto Prefectural University of Medicine, Kyoto, Japan
    Acta Radiol 49:32-6. 2008
    ..A review of the English-language literature reveals only 11 such cases. The world literature is reviewed...
  68. pmc Comparison of fully automated and semi-automated biopsy needles for lung biopsy under CT fluoroscopic guidance
    R Yoshimatsu
    Department of Radiology, Graduate School of Medical Science, Kyoto Prefectural University of Medicine, Kyoto, Japan
    Br J Radiol 85:208-13. 2012
    ..The aim of this study was to compare two different automated biopsy needles, a fully automated biopsy needle (Monopty; Bard, Covington, GA) and a semi-automated biopsy needle (Temno; Bauer Medical, Clearwater, FL), for lung biopsy...
  69. ncbi request reprint Prophylactic implantation of inferior vena cava filter during interventional radiological treatment for deep venous thrombosis of the lower extremity
    T Yamagami
    Department of Radiology, Graduate School of Medical Science, Kyoto Prefectural University of Medicine, 465 Kajii chyo, Kawaramachi Hirokoji, Kamigyo, Kyoto, 602 8566, Japan
    Br J Radiol 79:584-91. 2006
    ....
  70. ncbi request reprint Transcatheter arterial embolisation of a ruptured pseudoaneurysm of the lingual artery with n-butyl cyanoacrylate
    T Matsumoto
    Department of Radiology, Graduate School of Medical Science, Kyoto Prefectural University of Medicine, 465 Kajiicho, Kawaramachi Hirokoji, Kamigyo ku, 602 8566, Kyoto, Japan
    Br J Radiol 80:e54-7. 2007
    ..Thus, a treatment for pseudoaneurysm is necessary. We describe a case of post-surgical ruptured pseudoaneurysm of the lingual artery that was successfully treated by transcatheter embolisation with n-butyl cyanoacrylate (NCBA)...
  71. ncbi request reprint Hemodynamic changes after self-expandable metallic stent therapy for vena cava syndrome
    Takuji Yamagami
    Department of Radiology, Kyoto Prefectural University of Medicine, 465 Kajii, Kawaramachi Hirokoji, Kamigyo, Kyoto, 602 8566, Japan
    AJR Am J Roentgenol 178:635-9. 2002
    ..We examined changes in hemodynamics after self-expandable metallic stent placement in the vena cava...
  72. ncbi request reprint Embolization of the right gastric artery before hepatic arterial infusion chemotherapy to prevent gastric mucosal lesions: approach through the hepatic artery versus the left gastric artery
    Takuji Yamagami
    Department of Radiology, Kyoto Prefectural University of Medicine, 465 Kajii chyo, Kawaramachi Hirokoji, Kamigyo, Kyoto, 602 8566, Japan
    AJR Am J Roentgenol 179:1605-10. 2002
    ....
  73. ncbi request reprint Can selective CT angiography reduce the incidence of severe complications during transcatheter arterial embolization or infusion chemotherapy for thoracic diseases?
    Osamu Tanaka
    Department of Radiology, Graduate School of Medical Science, Kyoto Prefectural University of Medicine, Kyoto, Japan
    Diagn Interv Radiol 12:201-5. 2006
    ....
  74. ncbi request reprint Using n-butyl cyanoacrylate and the fixed-catheter-tip technique in percutaneous implantation of a port-catheter system in patients undergoing repeated hepatic arterial chemotherapy
    Takuji Yamagami
    Department of Radiology, Kyoto Prefectural University of Medicine, 465 Kajii chyo, Kawaramachi Hirokoji, Kamigyo, Kyoto, 602 0841, Japan
    AJR Am J Roentgenol 179:1611-7. 2002
    ..The purpose of our study was to evaluate the usefulness of adding n-butyl cyanoacrylate to microcoils to fix the catheter tip in percutaneous implantation of a port-catheter system for hepatic arterial-infusion chemotherapy...
  75. ncbi request reprint Catheter redundancy in the aortic arch increases the risk of stroke in left subclavian arterial port-catheter systems
    Tatsuya Hirota
    Department of Radiology, Graduate School of Medical Science, Kyoto Prefectural University of Medicine, 465 Kajii cho, Kawaramachi Hirokoji, Kamigyo, Kyoto, 602 8566, Japan
    J Vasc Interv Radiol 16:471-6. 2005
    ....
  76. ncbi request reprint Withdrawal of implanted port-catheter for hepatic arterial infusion chemotherapy with fixed catheter tip technique
    Takuji Yamagami
    Department of Radiology, Kyoto Prefectural University of Medicine, 465 Kajii chyo, Kawaramachi Hirokoji, Kamigyo, Kyoto, 602 8566, Japan
    J Vasc Interv Radiol 14:639-42. 2003
    ..In all patients, port-catheter systems were successfully removed without complications. In conclusion, an implanted port-catheter system can be removed even when implanted with the fixed catheter tip technique...
  77. doi request reprint Pneumothorax induced by radiofrequency ablation for hepatocellular carcinoma beneath the diaphragm under real-time computed tomography-fluoroscopic guidance
    Hiroshi Miura
    Department of Radiology, Graduate School of Medical Science, Kyoto Prefectural University of Medicine, 465 Kajii chyou, Kyoto, Japan
    Acta Radiol 51:613-8. 2010
    ..Transpulmonary radiofrequency (TPRF) ablation for HCC beneath the diaphragm has been developed as a safe treatment, but pneumothorax has been reported as the most common complication of TPRF ablation...
  78. ncbi request reprint Gunther tulip inferior vena cava filter placement during treatment for deep venous thrombosis of the lower extremity
    Takuji Yamagami
    Department of Radiology, Graduate School of Medical Science, Kyoto Prefectural University of Medicine, Kawaramachi Hirokoj, Kyoto, Kamigyo, 602 8566, Japan
    Cardiovasc Intervent Radiol 28:442-53. 2005
    ....
  79. ncbi request reprint Epinephrine-infused CTHA for HCCs
    Osamu Tanaka
    Department of Radiology, Graduate School of Medical Science, Kyoto Prefectural University of Medicine, 465 Kajii cho, Kawaramachi Hirokoji, Kamigyo ku, Kyoto, 602 8566, Japan
    Abdom Imaging 33:308-12. 2008
    ..Changes in the relative arterial flow to hepatocellular carcinomas and adjacent normal liver with hepatic arterial epinephrine infusion were studied with CT hepatic arteriography (CTHA)...
  80. ncbi request reprint False-positive I-131 accumulation in a liver cyst in a patient with thyroid carcinoma
    C Okuyama
    Department of Radiology, Kyoto Prefectural University of Medicine, Kyoto City, Japan
    Clin Nucl Med 26:198-201. 2001
    ..Iodine-131 uptake was seen in the right upper abdominal quadrant of a patient with postoperative differentiated thyroid cancer that corresponded with a large liver cyst...
  81. ncbi request reprint Pre-operative detection of malignant hepatic tumours: value of combined helical CT during arterial portography and biphasic CT during hepatic arteriography
    M Matsuo
    Department of Radiology, Gifu University School of Medicine, 40 Tsukasamachi, Gifu 500-8705, Japan
    Clin Radiol 56:138-45. 2001
    ..0005). CONCLUSION: By combining late-phase CTHA with CTAP and early-phase CTHA information, the specificity for the detection of malignant hepatic tumours rises significantly, allowing more accurate preoperative tumour detection...
  82. ncbi request reprint Successful embolisation of intrahepatic portosystemic venous shunt using coils and n-butyl cyanoacrylate through two approach routes
    R Yoshimatsu
    Department of Radiology, Kyoto First Red Cross Hospital, 15 749 Honmachi, Higashiyama, Kyoto, 605 0981, Japan
    Br J Radiol 79:e162-5. 2006
    ..We present a case of symptomatic IPSVS treated by both retrograde and antegrade transcatheter embolisation using coils and n-butyl cyanoacrylate...
  83. ncbi request reprint Endovascular repair of a perforation of the vena caval wall caused by the retrieval of a gunther tulip filter after long-term implantation
    Hiroyuki Morishita
    Department of Diagnostic Radiology, Japanese Red Cross Kyoto Daiichi Hospital, 15 749 Honmachi, Higashiyama, Kyoto, 605 0981, Japan
    Cardiovasc Intervent Radiol 34:321-3. 2011
    ..in Burns 32(5):640-643, 2). We succeeded in the endovascular repair of perforation of the IVC wall occurring during the retrieval of a penetrated Gunther tulip vena cava filter (Cook, Bjaeverskov, Denmark) after long-term implantation...
  84. doi request reprint Transcatheter arterial embolization for spontaneous rupture of the omental artery
    Tomohiro Matsumoto
    Department of Radiology, Kyoto First Red Cross Hospital, 15 749 Honmachi, Higashiyama, Kyoto 605 0981, Japan
    Cardiovasc Intervent Radiol 34:S142-5. 2011
    ..Thus, we diagnosed him with spontaneous rupture of the omental artery. The patient recovered and was discharged from the hospital 10 days after the surgery, with a favorable postoperative course...
  85. ncbi request reprint Skin injury after radiofrequency ablation for hepatic cancer
    Takuji Yamagami
    Department of Radiology, Kyoto Prefectural University of Medicine, 465 Kajii chyo, Kawaramachi Hirokoji, Kamigyo, Kyoto, 602 8566, Japan
    AJR Am J Roentgenol 178:905-7. 2002
  86. ncbi request reprint Effects of prostaglandin E(1) injection through the superior mesenteric artery on the hemodynamics of hepatocellular carcinoma
    Takuji Yamagami
    Department of Radiology, Kyoto Prefectural University of Medicine, 465 Kajii chyo, Kawaramachi Hirokoji, Kamigyo, Kyoto, 602 8566, Japan
    AJR Am J Roentgenol 178:349-52. 2002
    ..The purpose of our study was to assess the effects of portal blood flow on contrast enhancement in hepatocellular carcinoma lesions on CT hepatic arteriography...
  87. ncbi request reprint Transpulmonary radiofrequency ablation for hepatocellular carcinoma under real-time computed tomography-fluoroscopic guidance
    Takeharu Kato
    Department of Radiology, Graduate School of Medical Science, Kyoto Prefectural University of Medicine, 465 Kajii cho, Kawaramachi Hirokoji, Kamigyo, Kyoto 602 8566, Japan
    Hepatogastroenterology 55:1450-3. 2008
    ..The aim of this study was to assess the use of transpulmonary radiofrequency ablation under real-time computed tomography-fluoroscopic guidance for hepatocellular carcinoma...
  88. doi request reprint Delayed and recurrent pneumothorax after radiofrequency ablation of lung tumors
    Rika Yoshimatsu
    Department of Radiology, Graduate School of Medical Science, Kyoto Prefectural University of Medicine, 465 Kajii chyo, Kawaramachi Hirokoji, Kamigyo, Kyoto, Japan
    Chest 135:1002-9. 2009
    ..Thus, we examined the rate of delayed or recurrent pneumothorax after RF ablation for lung tumors and the risk factors associated with its occurrence...
  89. doi request reprint Successful management of severe L-asparaginase-associated pancreatitis by continuous regional arterial infusion of protease inhibitor and antibiotic
    Akira Morimoto
    Department of Pediatrics, Graduate School of Medical Science, Kyoto Prefectural University of Medicine, Kyoto, Japan
    Cancer 113:1362-9. 2008
    ..The authors investigated whether rapidly treating children with AAP by continuous regional arterial infusion (CRAI) of protease inhibitor and antibiotic would quickly resolve AAP...
  90. doi request reprint Risk factors and clinical course of portal and/or splenic vein thrombosis after partial splenic embolization
    Tomohiro Matsumoto
    Department of Radiology, Graduate School of Medical Science, Kyoto Prefectural University of Medicine, 465 Kajiicho, Kawaramachi Hirokoji, Kamigyo ku, Kyoto, Japan
    Acta Radiol 50:617-23. 2009
    ..Although portal and/or splenic vein thrombosis after partial splenic embolization (PSE) is a well-known complication, few reports evaluating risk factors have been published...
  91. ncbi request reprint Higher lesion conspicuity for SENSE dynamic MRI in detecting hypervascular hepatocellular carcinoma: analysis through the measurements of liver SNR and lesion-liver CNR comparison with conventional dynamic MRI
    Osamu Tanaka
    Department of Radiology, Graduate School of Medical Science, Kyoto Prefectural University of Medicine, 465 Kajii cho, Kawaramachi Hirokoji, Kamigyo ku, Kyoto, 602 8566, Japan
    Eur Radiol 15:2427-34. 2005
    ..01). The SNR in SENSE MRI is significantly lower than in conventional MRI, although the lesion CNR is significantly higher than in conventional MRI...
  92. ncbi request reprint Interventional radiologic treatment for hepatic arterial occlusion after repeated hepatic arterial infusion chemotherapy via implanted port-catheter system
    Takuji Yamagami
    Department of Radiology, Graduate School of Medical Science, Kyoto Prefectural University of Medicine, 465 Kajii chyo, Kawaramachi Hirokoji, Kamigyo, Kyoto, 602 8566, Japan
    J Vasc Interv Radiol 15:633-9. 2004
    ..In conclusion, when hepatic arterial occlusion occurs, HAIC can be resumed in the attempt to recanalize the hepatic artery...
  93. ncbi request reprint Percutaneous drainage under real-time computed tomography-fluoroscopy guidance
    Takeharu Kato
    Department of Radiology, Graduate School of Medical Science Kyoto Prefectural University of Medicine, Kyoto, Japan
    Hepatogastroenterology 52:1048-52. 2005
    ..The goal of our study was to assess the use of real-time computed tomography-fluoroscopy guidance for percutaneous drainage of abnormal thoracic, abdominal, and pelvic fluid collections...
  94. ncbi request reprint Combining fine-needle aspiration and core biopsy under CT fluoroscopy guidance: a better way to treat patients with lung nodules?
    Takuji Yamagami
    Department of Radiology, Kyoto Prefectural University of Medicine, 465 Kajii, Kawaramachi Hirokoji, Kamigyo, Kyoto, 602 8566, Japan
    AJR Am J Roentgenol 180:811-5. 2003
    ..The goal of our study was to evaluate the efficacy of the combined use of fine-needle aspiration and tissue core biopsy under real-time CT fluoroscopy guidance...
  95. ncbi request reprint A case of deep venous thrombosis with a double inferior vena cava effectively treated by suprarenal filter implantation
    Akiko Mano
    Department of Cardiovascular Medicine, Kyoto Prefectural University of Medicine, Kyoto 602 8566, Japan
    Jpn Heart J 45:1063-9. 2004
    ..The present case illustrates the importance of a correct understanding of anatomy and demonstrates the effectiveness of using a suprarenal IVC filter in DVT...
  96. ncbi request reprint [Development of a guide wire with multiple markers to aid in port-catheter system placement]
    T Yamagami
    Department of Radiology, Kyoto Prefectural University of Medicine
    Nippon Igaku Hoshasen Gakkai Zasshi 61:691-2. 2001
    ..In all eight cases in which this guide wire was used, we implanted the port-catheter system in the ideal position...
  97. ncbi request reprint Case report: adenosquamous carcinoma of the liver successfully treated with repeated transcatheter arterial infusion chemotherapy (TACE) with degradable starch microspheres
    T Nakai
    Department of Radiology, Osaka Tetsudou Hospital, Graduate School of Medical Science, Kyoto Prefectural University of Medicine, 465 Kajiichyou Kawaramachi Hirokouji Kamigyou Kyoto 602 8566 Japan
    Br J Radiol 77:516-8. 2004
    ..It is suggested that minimally invasive transcatheter infusion chemotherapy with DSM can be an effective treatment preserving a high quality of life...
  98. doi request reprint Development of a portable training tool for simulating visceral angiographic procedures for beginners
    Takuji Yamagami
    Department of Radiology, Graduate School of Medical Science, Kyoto Prefectural University of Medicine, 465 Kajii chyo, Kawaramachi Hirokoji, Kamigyo ku, Kyoto, 602 8566, Japan
    Cardiovasc Intervent Radiol 32:412-6. 2009
    ..In conclusion, this tool is helpful for training beginners in visceral angiographic procedures...
  99. doi request reprint Hemobilia and cystic artery stump pseudoaneurysm associated with liver abscess after a laparoscopic cholecystectomy: report of a case
    Yuen Nakase
    Department of Surgery, Kyoto Prefectural University of Medicine, Kyoto, Japan
    Surg Today 38:567-71. 2008
    ..In patients with liver cirrhosis or liver abscess who require an adequate arterial liver flow, it is important to evaluate the collateral arterial flow before hepatic artery embolization...