Masayuki Sasaki

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Affiliation: Kyushu University
Country: Japan

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Biodistribution and breast tumor uptake of 16alpha-[18F]-fluoro-17beta-estradiol in rat
    M Sasaki
    Department of Clinical Radiology, Graduate School of Medical Sciences, Kyushu University, Fukuoka, Japan
    Ann Nucl Med 14:127-30. 2000
  2. ncbi request reprint Clinical impact of whole body FDG-PET on the staging and therapeutic decision making for malignant lymphoma
    Masayuki Sasaki
    Department of Clinical Radiology, Graduate School of Medical Sciences, Kyushu University, Fukuoka, Japan
    Ann Nucl Med 16:337-45. 2002
  3. ncbi request reprint Alterations of tumor suppressor genes (Rb, p16, p27 and p53) and an increased FDG uptake in lung cancer
    Masayuki Sasaki
    Department of Clinical Radiology, Graduate School of Medical Sciences, Kyushu University, Fukuoka, Japan
    Ann Nucl Med 17:189-96. 2003
  4. ncbi request reprint Comparison of MET-PET and FDG-PET for differentiation between benign lesions and malignant tumors of the lung
    M Sasaki
    Department of Clinical Radiology, Graduate School of Medical Sciences, Kyushu University, Fukuoka, Japan
    Ann Nucl Med 15:425-31. 2001
  5. doi request reprint Can calcification predict 131I accumulation on metastatic lymph nodes in papillary thyroid carcinoma patients receiving 131I therapy? Comparison of CT, 131I WBS and 18F-FDG PET/CT
    Koichiro Kaneko
    Department of Clinical Radiology, Graduate School of Medical Sciences, Kyushu University, Fukuoka, Japan
    Eur Radiol 20:477-83. 2010
  6. ncbi request reprint Validation of the CBF, CBV, and MTT values by perfusion MRI in chronic occlusive cerebrovascular disease: a comparison with 15O-PET
    Koichiro Kaneko
    Department of Clinical Radiology, Graduate School of Medical Sciences, Kyushu University, Maidashi 3 1 1, Higashi ku, Fukuoka 812 8582 Japan
    Acad Radiol 11:489-97. 2004
  7. ncbi request reprint Posterior cingulate hypoperfusion in Alzheimer's disease, senile dementia of Alzheimer type, and other dementias evaluated by three-dimensional stereotactic surface projections using Tc-99m HMPAO SPECT
    Koichiro Kaneko
    Department of Clinical Radiology, Graduate School of Medical Sciences, Kyushu University, Fukuoka, Japan
    Clin Nucl Med 29:362-6. 2004
  8. ncbi request reprint Thalamic hypometabolism on 18FDG-positron emission tomography in medial temporal lobe epilepsy
    Kimiaki Hashiguchi
    Department of Neurosurgery, Graduate School of Medical Science, Kyushu University, Fukuoka, Japan
    Neurol Res 29:215-22. 2007
  9. doi request reprint Determination of the optimal acquisition protocol of breath-hold PET/CT for the diagnosis of thoracic lesions
    Katsuhiko Mitsumoto
    Department of Health Sciences, Division of Radiological Science, Graduate School of Medical Science, Kyushu University, Fukuoka, Japan
    Nucl Med Commun 32:1148-54. 2011
  10. doi request reprint Detection of residual lymph node metastases in high-risk papillary thyroid cancer patients receiving adjuvant I-131 therapy: the usefulness of F-18 FDG PET/CT
    Koichiro Kaneko
    Department of Clinical Radiology, Graduate School of Medical Sciences, Kyushu University, Higashi ku, Fukuoka, Japan
    Clin Nucl Med 35:6-11. 2010

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  1. ncbi request reprint Biodistribution and breast tumor uptake of 16alpha-[18F]-fluoro-17beta-estradiol in rat
    M Sasaki
    Department of Clinical Radiology, Graduate School of Medical Sciences, Kyushu University, Fukuoka, Japan
    Ann Nucl Med 14:127-30. 2000
    ..45, p < 0.05). In conclusion, these results suggest that the FES uptake by tissue is mainly ER mediated and FES is thus useful for detecting ER positive breast tumors...
  2. ncbi request reprint Clinical impact of whole body FDG-PET on the staging and therapeutic decision making for malignant lymphoma
    Masayuki Sasaki
    Department of Clinical Radiology, Graduate School of Medical Sciences, Kyushu University, Fukuoka, Japan
    Ann Nucl Med 16:337-45. 2002
    ..The aim of this study is to evaluate the clinical impact of whole-body FDG-PET for the pre-therapeutic evaluation of malignant lymphoma and compared to that of 67Ga-scintigraphy when added to non-RI examinations...
  3. ncbi request reprint Alterations of tumor suppressor genes (Rb, p16, p27 and p53) and an increased FDG uptake in lung cancer
    Masayuki Sasaki
    Department of Clinical Radiology, Graduate School of Medical Sciences, Kyushu University, Fukuoka, Japan
    Ann Nucl Med 17:189-96. 2003
    ..The aim of this study is to examine the relationship between FDG-PET and alterations in the tumor suppression genes of lung cancer...
  4. ncbi request reprint Comparison of MET-PET and FDG-PET for differentiation between benign lesions and malignant tumors of the lung
    M Sasaki
    Department of Clinical Radiology, Graduate School of Medical Sciences, Kyushu University, Fukuoka, Japan
    Ann Nucl Med 15:425-31. 2001
    ..We retrospectively assessed and compared the usefulness of 11C-methionine (MET)-PET with that of 18F-FDG-PET for the differentiation between benign lesions and malignant tumors of the lung...
  5. doi request reprint Can calcification predict 131I accumulation on metastatic lymph nodes in papillary thyroid carcinoma patients receiving 131I therapy? Comparison of CT, 131I WBS and 18F-FDG PET/CT
    Koichiro Kaneko
    Department of Clinical Radiology, Graduate School of Medical Sciences, Kyushu University, Fukuoka, Japan
    Eur Radiol 20:477-83. 2010
    ..The aim of this study was to clarify the predictive significance of nodal calcification in terms of the therapeutic option of (131)I therapy in papillary thyroid carcinoma (PTC) patients...
  6. ncbi request reprint Validation of the CBF, CBV, and MTT values by perfusion MRI in chronic occlusive cerebrovascular disease: a comparison with 15O-PET
    Koichiro Kaneko
    Department of Clinical Radiology, Graduate School of Medical Sciences, Kyushu University, Maidashi 3 1 1, Higashi ku, Fukuoka 812 8582 Japan
    Acad Radiol 11:489-97. 2004
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  7. ncbi request reprint Posterior cingulate hypoperfusion in Alzheimer's disease, senile dementia of Alzheimer type, and other dementias evaluated by three-dimensional stereotactic surface projections using Tc-99m HMPAO SPECT
    Koichiro Kaneko
    Department of Clinical Radiology, Graduate School of Medical Sciences, Kyushu University, Fukuoka, Japan
    Clin Nucl Med 29:362-6. 2004
    ..However, it was considered to be difficult to diagnose early-stage SDAT patients...
  8. ncbi request reprint Thalamic hypometabolism on 18FDG-positron emission tomography in medial temporal lobe epilepsy
    Kimiaki Hashiguchi
    Department of Neurosurgery, Graduate School of Medical Science, Kyushu University, Fukuoka, Japan
    Neurol Res 29:215-22. 2007
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  9. doi request reprint Determination of the optimal acquisition protocol of breath-hold PET/CT for the diagnosis of thoracic lesions
    Katsuhiko Mitsumoto
    Department of Health Sciences, Division of Radiological Science, Graduate School of Medical Science, Kyushu University, Fukuoka, Japan
    Nucl Med Commun 32:1148-54. 2011
    ..The aim of this study was to determine the optimal acquisition scan protocol for deep inspiration breath-hold (BH) fluoro-2-deoxy-D-glucose positron emission tomography (PET) for the examination of thoracic lesions...
  10. doi request reprint Detection of residual lymph node metastases in high-risk papillary thyroid cancer patients receiving adjuvant I-131 therapy: the usefulness of F-18 FDG PET/CT
    Koichiro Kaneko
    Department of Clinical Radiology, Graduate School of Medical Sciences, Kyushu University, Higashi ku, Fukuoka, Japan
    Clin Nucl Med 35:6-11. 2010
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  11. doi request reprint Diagnostic and prognostic values of FDG-PET in patients with non-small cell lung cancer
    Koichiro Abe
    Department of Clinical Radiology, Graduate School of Medical Sciences, Kyushu University, Higashi ku, Fukuoka, Japan
    Clin Imaging 33:90-5. 2009
    ..The aim of this study was to address the efficacy of 2-[F-18]-Fluoro-2-deoxy-D-glucose positron emission tomography (FDG-PET) in the staging of non-small cell lung cancer (NSCLC) and in prognostic prediction in patients with NSCLC...
  12. doi request reprint Incremental diagnostic value of SPECT/CT with 131I scintigraphy after radioiodine therapy in patients with well-differentiated thyroid carcinoma
    Yasuhiro Maruoka
    Department of Clinical Radiology, Graduate School of Medical Sciences, Kyushu University, Maidashi 3 1 1, Higashi ku, Fukuoka City, Fukuoka 812 8582, Japan
    Radiology 265:902-9. 2012
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  13. ncbi request reprint Comparison of 18FDG-PET with 99mTc-HMDP scintigraphy for the detection of bone metastases in patients with breast cancer
    Koichiro Abe
    Department of Clinical Radiology, Kyushu University, 3 1 1 Maidashi, Higashi ku, Fukuoka 812 8582, Japan
    Ann Nucl Med 19:573-9. 2005
    ..The purpose of this study was to compare the diagnostic accuracy of 18FDG-PET with bone scintigraphy in detecting bone metastasis in breast cancer patients...
  14. ncbi request reprint An analysis of the physiological FDG uptake pattern in the stomach
    Hirofumi Koga
    Department of Clinical Radiology, Graduate School of Medical Sciences, Kyushu University, Fukuoka, Japan
    Ann Nucl Med 17:733-8. 2003
    ..In conclusion, the physiological gastric FDG uptake was significantly higher at the oral end. A stronger gastric FDG uptake at the anal end may therefore be suggestive of a pathological uptake...
  15. ncbi request reprint Pre-surgical identification of epileptogenic areas in temporal lobe epilepsy by 123I-iomazenil SPECT: a comparison with IMP SPECT and FDG PET
    Koichiro Kaneko
    Department of Clinical Radiology, Graduate School of Medical Sciences, Kyushu University, Fukuoka, Japan
    Nucl Med Commun 27:893-9. 2006
    ....
  16. ncbi request reprint 11C-methionine uptake in cerebrovascular disease: a comparison with 18F-fDG PET and 99mTc-HMPAO SPECT
    Makoto Nakagawa
    Department of Clinical Radiology, Graduate School of Medical Sciences, Kyushu University, Fukuoka, Japan
    Ann Nucl Med 16:207-11. 2002
    ..We retrospectively evaluated the significance of 11C-methionine uptake in cerebrovascular diseases, and also compared our results with those for 18F-FDG PET and 99mTc-HMPAO SPECT...
  17. doi request reprint Benefits of point-spread function and time of flight for PET/CT image quality in relation to the body mass index and injected dose
    Go Akamatsu
    Department of Health Sciences, Graduate School of Medical Sciences, Kyushu University, Japan
    Clin Nucl Med 38:407-12. 2013
    ..The purpose of this study was to investigate the benefits of the point-spread function (PSF) and time-of-flight (TOF) for PET/CT image quality in such patients...
  18. ncbi request reprint Extraosseous accumulation of (99m)Tc-HMDP to radiation nephropathy, mimicking recurrent neuroblastoma
    Koichiro Abe
    Department of Clinical Radiology, Graduate School of Medical Sciences, Kyushu University, Japan
    Ann Nucl Med 19:35-40. 2005
    ..The aim of this study is to clarify the period of extraosseous accumulation of (99m)Tc-hydroxymethylenediphosphonate (HMDP) to radiation nephropathy mimicking recurrent or remnant neuroblastoma in the pararenal region...
  19. ncbi request reprint Validation of quantitative accuracy of the post-injection transmission-based and transmissionless attenuation correction techniques in neurological FDG-PET
    Koichiro Kaneko
    Department of Clinical Radiology, Graduate School of Medical Sciences Laboratory of Molecular Imaging Sciences, School of Medicine, Kyushu University, Fukuoka, Japan
    Nucl Med Commun 25:1095-102. 2004
    ....
  20. ncbi request reprint Semi-quantitative CBF and CBF ratios obtained using perfusion-weighted MR imaging
    Futoshi Mihara
    Neurosurgery, Kyushu University, Maidashi 3 1 1, Higashi ku, Fukuoka 812 8582, Japan
    Neuroreport 14:725-7. 2003
    ..19, respectively. A statistically significant positive correlation was obtained between these ratios (p < 0.01). The CBF ratio, but not the semi-quantitative CBF, obtained using PWI has a potential to detect changes in the CBF...
  21. doi request reprint A case of pulmonary choriocarcinoma metastasis with unusual FDG-PET and CT findings: correlation with pathology
    Yasuhiro Maruoka
    Department of Clinical Radiology, Graduate School of Medical Sciences, Kyushu University, 3 1 1 Maidashi, Higashi ku, Fukuoka 812 8582, Japan
    Ann Nucl Med 26:835-9. 2012
    ..The histopathological diagnosis was a metastasis from choriocarcinoma. The tumor consisted largely of necrosis and hemorrhage, and it was considered to be a major cause of the unusual FDG-PET and CT findings...
  22. ncbi request reprint Differential FDG accumulation associated with GLUT-1 expression in a patient with lymphoma
    Hirofumi Koga
    Department of Clinical Radiology, Graduate School of Medical Sciences, Kyushu University, Fukuoka, Japan
    Ann Nucl Med 17:327-31. 2003
    ..This case suggests that the differential FDG accumulation shown by lesions is associated with the degree of GLUT-1 expression in patients with lymphoma...
  23. ncbi request reprint Lesion detectability of a gamma camera based coincidence system with FDG in patients with malignant tumors: a comparison with dedicated positron emission tomography
    Hirofumi Koga
    Department of Clinical Radiology, Graduate School of Medical Sciences, Kyushu University, Fukuoka, Japan
    Ann Nucl Med 18:131-6. 2004
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  24. ncbi request reprint Reliability of mean transit time obtained using perfusion-weighted MR imaging; comparison with positron emission tomography
    Futoshi Mihara
    Department of Clinical Radiology, Kyushu University, Fukuoka, Japan
    Magn Reson Imaging 21:33-9. 2003
    ..51, p < 0.05) and oxygen extraction fraction (r = 0.68, p < 0.01). The reliability of the MTT obtained using perfusion-weighted MR imaging appears to be approximately equal to that obtained with positron emission tomography...
  25. ncbi request reprint Clinical role of 123I-IMP SPECT for the differential diagnosis of ocular malignant melanoma: a time-course analysis
    Koichiro Abe
    Department of Clinical Radiology, Kyushu University, 3 1 1 Maidashi, Higashi ku, Fukuoka 812 8582, Japan
    Nucl Med Commun 28:567-73. 2007
    ..To evaluate the efficacy of (123)I-IMP single photon emission computed tomography (SPECT) for the diagnosis of ocular malignant melanoma (MM)...
  26. doi request reprint Pulmonary tumor thrombotic microangiopathy: FDG-PET/CT findings
    Yoshiko Tashima
    Department of Clinical Radiology, Graduate School of Medical Sciences, Kyushu University, Fukuoka, Japan
    Clin Nucl Med 34:175-7. 2009
    ..We report 2-(F-18)-fluoro-2-deoxy-d-glucose positron emission tomography (FDG-PET) images of PTTM, which illustrate the characteristic findings of this clinical entity. FDG-PET can be helpful for the diagnosis of PTTM...
  27. doi request reprint Usefulness of partial volume effect-corrected F-18 FDG PET/CT for predicting I-131 accumulation in the metastatic lymph nodes of patients with thyroid carcinoma
    Yasuhiro Maruoka
    Departments of Clinical Radiology, Kyushu University, Maidashi 3 1 1, Higashi ku, Fukuoka, Fukuoka, Japan
    Ann Nucl Med 27:873-9. 2013
    ....
  28. doi request reprint FDG PET/CT findings in acquired perforating dermatosis
    Akiko Shinmura
    Department of Clinical Radiology, Kyushu University, Fukuoka, Japan
    Clin Nucl Med 37:997-1000. 2012
    ..To the best of our knowledge, this is the first report showing the FDG PET/CT findings of APD...
  29. doi request reprint Impact of FDG-PET/CT in the management of lymphoma
    Shingo Baba
    Department of Clinical Radiology, Graduate School of Medical Sciences, Kyushu University, 3 1 1 Maidashi, Higashiku, Fukuoka, Japan
    Ann Nucl Med 25:701-16. 2011
    ....
  30. doi request reprint Diagnostic performance of Tc-99m HMPAO SPECT for early and late onset Alzheimer's disease: a clinical evaluation of linearization correction
    Tatsuya Mitsumoto
    Division of Radiological Science, Department of Health Sciences, Graduate School of Medical Sciences, Kyushu University, 3 1 1 Maidashi, Higashi ku, Fukuoka, Japan
    Ann Nucl Med 23:487-95. 2009
    ..This study examined the influence of linearization correction (LC) on brain perfusion single-photon emission computed tomography (SPECT) for the diagnosis of Alzheimer's disease (AD)...
  31. doi request reprint Detectability of simulated pulmonary nodules on chest radiographs: comparison between irradiation side sampling indirect flat-panel detector and computed radiography
    Yuki Yano
    Department of Health Sciences, Graduate School of Medical Sciences, Kyushu University, 3 1 1 Maidashi, Higashi ku, Fukuoka 812 8582, Japan Electronic address
    Eur J Radiol 82:2050-4. 2013
    ..To compare the detectability of simulated pulmonary nodules on chest radiographs between an irradiation side sampling indirect flat-panel detector (ISS-FPD) and computed radiography (CR)...
  32. doi request reprint A simple table lookup method for PET/CT partial volume correction using a point-spread function in diagnosing lymph node metastasis
    Yuichi Sakaguchi
    Department of Health Sciences, Kyushu University, Higashi ku, Fukuoka, Japan
    Ann Nucl Med 24:585-91. 2010
    ..We evaluated the partial volume effect in PET/CT images and developed a simple correction method to address this problem...
  33. ncbi request reprint SPECT evaluation of cerebral blood flow during arm exercise in patients with subclavian steal
    Koichiro Kaneko
    Department of Clinical Radiology, Graduate School of Medical Sciences, Kyushu University, 3 1 1 Maidashi, Higashi ku, Fukuoka, 812 8582, Japan
    Ann Nucl Med 21:463-70. 2007
    ....
  34. ncbi request reprint The usefulness of dipyridamole thallium-201 single photon emission computed tomography for predicting perioperative cardiac events in patients undergoing non-cardiac vascular surgery
    Tao Chen
    Department of Clinical Radiology, Graduate School of Medical Sciences, Kyushu University, Fukuoka, Japan
    Ann Nucl Med 16:45-53. 2002
    ....
  35. ncbi request reprint Cerebral blood flow and vasodilatory capacity in anemia secondary to chronic renal failure
    Yasuo Kuwabara
    Departments of Clinical Radiology and Second Internal Medicine, Graduate School of Medical Sciences, Kyushu University, Fukuoka, Japan
    Kidney Int 61:564-9. 2002
    ..To clarify this issue, we measured the CO2 response in patients with anemia secondary to chronic renal failure (CRF) using positron emission tomography (PET)...
  36. ncbi request reprint [A family with autosomal dominant temporal lobe epilepsy accompanied by motor and sensory neuropathy]
    Takeshi Matsuoka
    Department of Neurology, Graduate School of Medical Sciences, Kyushu University
    Rinsho Shinkeigaku 44:43-9. 2004
    ..Based on these data, we consider that this family to be a new phenotype of autosomal dominant TLE accompanied by motor and sensory neuropathy...
  37. pmc Effect of dose reduction on the ability of digital mammography to detect simulated microcalcifications
    Mari Yakabe
    Department of Health Sciences, Graduate School of Medical Sciences, Kyushu University, 3 1 1 Maidashi, Higashi ku, Fukuoka 812 8582, Japan
    J Digit Imaging 23:520-6. 2010
    ..8% with 100% mAs to 83.6% (n.s.) with 50%, 74.8% (p < 0.001) with 25%, and 67.2% (p < 0.001) with 12.5% mAs. A certain level of dose reduction in digital mammography may be an option...
  38. ncbi request reprint Phantom study on three-dimensional target volume delineation by PET/CT-based auto-contouring
    Tiejiao Zhang
    Division of Radiological Science, Department of Health Sciences, Graduate School of Medical Sciences, Kyushu University, Fukuoka, Japan
    Fukuoka Igaku Zasshi 101:238-46. 2010
    ..The aim of this study was to determine an appropriate threshold value for delineation of the target volume in PET/CT and to investigate whether we could delineate a target volume by phantom studies...
  39. doi request reprint Influences of point-spread function and time-of-flight reconstructions on standardized uptake value of lymph node metastases in FDG-PET
    Go Akamatsu
    Division of Medical Quantum Science, Department of Health Sciences, Graduate School of Medical Sciences, Kyushu University, 3 1 1 Maidashi, Higashi ku, Fukuoka 812 8582, Japan Institute of Biomedical Research and Innovation, 2 2, Minatojima Minamimachi, Chuo Ku, Kobe 650 0047, Japan Electronic address
    Eur J Radiol 83:226-30. 2014
    ..The purpose of this study was to investigate the effects of point-spread function (PSF) and time-of-flight (TOF) on the standardized uptake value (SUV) of lymph node metastasis in FDG-PET/CT...
  40. ncbi request reprint MR relative cerebral blood flow mapping of Alzheimer disease: correlation with Tc-99m HMPAO SPECT
    Takashi Yoshiura
    Department of Clinical Radiology, Graduate School of Medical Sciences, Kyushu University, 3 1 1 Maidashi, Higashi ku, Fukuoka 812 8582, Japan
    Acad Radiol 9:1383-7. 2002
    ....
  41. doi request reprint Improvement in PET/CT image quality with a combination of point-spread function and time-of-flight in relation to reconstruction parameters
    Go Akamatsu
    Department of Health Sciences, Graduate School of Medical Sciences, Kyushu University, Fukuoka, Japan
    J Nucl Med 53:1716-22. 2012
    ..The aim of this study was to investigate the effects of the point-spread function (PSF) and time-of-flight (TOF) on improving (18)F-FDG PET/CT images in relation to reconstruction parameters and noise-equivalent counts (NEC)...
  42. ncbi request reprint [A case of cerebellar ataxia showing severe dystonia masquerading as myoclonic jerky movements on arm extension]
    Hideaki Nakagaki
    Department of Neurology, Graduate School of Medical Sciences, Kyushu University
    Rinsho Shinkeigaku 42:7-12. 2002
    ..This is the first case to be reported of sporadic, chronic, progressive cerebellar ataxia accompanied by severe dystonic movement, especially on stretching the forearms, that mimics myoclonic movement...
  43. ncbi request reprint [Surgical treatment for temporal lobe epilepsy in patients over age 50 years]
    Takato Morioka
    Department of Neurosurgery, Graduate School of Medical Sciences, Kyushu University, 3 1 1 Maidashi, Higashi ku, Fukuoka 812 8582, Japan
    No To Shinkei 56:326-32. 2004
    ..Surgery for MTLE appears to be effective for older individuals and carries a small risk of postoperative complications...
  44. ncbi request reprint Occurrence of subdural hematoma and resolution of gait disturbance in a patient treated with shunting for normal pressure hydrocephalus
    Akira Nakamizo
    Department of Neurosurgery, Graduate School of Medical Sciences, Kyushu University, 3 1 1 Maidashi, Higashi ku, Fukuoka, Japan
    Clin Neurol Neurosurg 104:315-7. 2002
    ..Lasting improvement of gait in our case may be a result of increased blood flow in the supplementary motor area (SMA)...
  45. doi request reprint Basic imaging properties of an indirect flat-panel detector system employing irradiation side sampling (ISS) technology for chest radiography: comparison with a computed radiographic system
    Nobukazu Tanaka
    Department of Health Sciences, Graduate School of Medical Sciences, Kyushu University, 3 1 1 Maidashi, Higashi ku, Fukuoka 812 8582, Japan
    Radiol Phys Technol 6:162-9. 2013
    ..We conclude that the ISS-FPD system has the potential to reduce the patient skin dose compared to a conventional CR system for chest radiography...
  46. ncbi request reprint Cerebral metabolic changes in early multiple system atrophy: a PET study
    Takayuki Taniwaki
    Department of Neurology, Graduate School of Medical Sciences, Kyushu University, 3 1 1 Maidashi, Higashi ku, 812 8582, Fukuoka, Japan
    J Neurol Sci 200:79-84. 2002
    ..The hypometabolism in the brainstem was tightly linked to the autonomic dysfunction. Not the striatal dysfunction but the nigral damage may be responsible for the extrapyramidal symptoms in early MSA...
  47. doi request reprint Sentinel node detection with (99m)Tc phytate alone is satisfactory for cervical cancer patients undergoing radical hysterectomy and pelvic lymphadenectomy
    Shinji Ogawa
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Graduate School of Medical Sciences, Kyushu University, Higashi ku, Fukuoka, Japan
    Int J Clin Oncol 15:52-8. 2010
    ..We assessed feasibility and accuracy of SLN detection using (99m)Tc phytate in patients with cervical cancer...
  48. ncbi request reprint Different SPECT findings before and after Capgras' syndrome in interictal psychosis
    Hideki Horikawa
    Department of Neuropsychiatry, Graduate School of Medical Sciences, Kyushu University, Fukuoka 812 8582, Japan
    Epilepsy Behav 9:189-92. 2006
    ..The enhanced hypoperfusion demonstrated by SPECT in the present case seems to indicate a right interhemispheric disconnection resulting in the occurrence of Capgras' syndrome...
  49. doi request reprint The interpolated projection data estimation method improves the image quality of myocardial perfusion SPECT with a short acquisition time
    Kimie Asao
    Division of Radiological Science, Department of Health Sciences, Graduate School of Medical Sciences, Kyushu University, Maidashi, Higashi ku, Fukuoka, Japan
    Ann Nucl Med 26:123-30. 2012
    ..We examined the usefulness of the IPDE method for (201)Tl myocardial perfusion imaging (MPI) single photon emission computed tomography (SPECT) with a short acquisition time...
  50. ncbi request reprint Detection of micrometastasis in the sentinel lymph nodes in breast cancer
    Mayumi Ishida
    Department of Surgery and Science, Graduate School of Medical Sciences, Kyushu University, Fukuoka, Japan
    Surgery 131:S211-6. 2002
    ..Intraoperative lymphatic mapping and sentinel lymphadenectomy techniques were investigated in patients with early-stage breast cancer who did not have clinically palpable ALNs...
  51. ncbi request reprint PET evaluation of the relationship between D2 receptor binding and glucose metabolism in patients with parkinsonism
    Makoto Nakagawa
    Department of Radiology, Fukuoka Red Cross Hospital, 3 1 1 Ookusu, Minami Ku, Fukuoka 815 8555, Japan
    Ann Nucl Med 19:267-75. 2005
    ..To clarify the relationship between D2 receptor binding and the cerebral metabolic rate for glucose (CMRGlu) in patients with parkinsonism, we simultaneously measured both of these factors, and then compared the results...
  52. ncbi request reprint Renal disease in Arima syndrome is nephronophthisis as in other Joubert-related Cerebello-oculo-renal syndromes
    Satoko Kumada
    Department of Pediatrics, Metropolitan Fuchu Medical Center for Severe Motor and Intellectual Disabilities, Tokyo, Japan
    Am J Med Genet A 131:71-6. 2004
    ..e., cystic dysplastic kidney (CDK), our study indicates that the phenotype of the renal disease is common among these syndromes as well as abnormalities in other organs, suggesting the underlying similar molecular mechanisms...
  53. ncbi request reprint Therapeutic effect and [123I]IMP SPECT findings of sodium dichloroacetate in a patient with MELAS
    Akira Sudo
    Department of Child Neurology, National Center Hospital for Mental, Nervous, and Muscular Disorders, National Center of Neurology and Psychiatry, Tokyo, Japan
    Neurology 62:338-9. 2004
  54. ncbi request reprint [A case of Möbius syndrome presenting with symptoms of severe infantile form of congenital muscular disorder]
    Yoshihiko Imamura
    Department of Child Neurology, National Center Hospital for Mental, Nervous and Muscular Disorders, National Center of Neurology and Psychiatry, Kodaira, Tokyo
    No To Hattatsu 39:59-62. 2007
    ....
  55. ncbi request reprint [Establishment of a brain perfusion single photon emission computed tomography database in children by statistical imaging analysis]
    Ai Fukushima
    Departments of Child Neurology, National Center Hospital for Mental, Nervous and Muscular Disorders, National Center of Neurology and Psychiatry, Kodaira, Tokyo
    No To Hattatsu 37:400-4. 2005
    ..This database enabled us to easily find 3-dimensional brain perfusion abnormality in individual patient by SPECT, and may help elucidate the pathophysiology of many brain disorders...
  56. ncbi request reprint Longitudinal MR findings in a patient with hemimegalencephaly associated with tuberous sclerosis
    Hiroshi Sakuma
    Department of Child Neurology, National Center Hospital for Mental, Nervous and Muscular Disorders, NCNP, 4 1 1 Ogawahigashi cho, Kodaira, Tokyo 187 8551, Japan
    Brain Dev 27:458-61. 2005
    ..Electroencephalogram revealed low amplitude of background activities in the right frontal area. The cause of this atrophic change in the hemimegalencephalic hemisphere, which could be a hamartomatous lesion, remains unknown...
  57. ncbi request reprint [A patient with 22q13 deletion syndrome accompanied by epilepsy with continuous spike-waves during slow wave sleep (CSWS) and cerebral infarction]
    Hiroto Akaike
    Department of Child Neurology, National Center Hospital for Mental, Nervous and Muscular Disorders, National Center of Neurology and Psychiatry, Kodaira, Tokyo
    No To Hattatsu 39:451-5. 2007
    ..The severe EEG abnormalities and frequent status epilepticus might induce this deterioration and brain infarction...
  58. ncbi request reprint [Three infantile cases of temporal lobe epilepsy presenting as apnea]
    Hiroto Akaike
    Department of Child Neurology, National Center Hospital for Mental, Nervous and Muscular Disorders, National Center of Neurology and Psychiatry, Kodaira, Tokyo
    No To Hattatsu 40:33-7. 2008
    ..We would recommend EEG with video monitoring during apneic attacks in such cases...
  59. ncbi request reprint Molecular genetic study in Japanese patients with Alexander disease: a novel mutation, R79L
    Naohide Shiroma
    Department of Inherited Metabolic Disease, National Institute of Neuroscience, National Center of Neurology and Psychiatry, 4 1 1, Tokyo, Japan
    Brain Dev 25:116-21. 2003
    ..We conclude that molecular genetic analysis of the GFAP gene is feasible for antemortem diagnosis of Alexander disease in Japanese patients...
  60. ncbi request reprint Antinociception with intrathecal alpha-methyl-5-hydroxytryptamine, a 5-hydroxytryptamine 2A/2C receptor agonist, in two rat models of sustained pain
    Masayuki Sasaki
    Department of Anesthesiology and Reanimatology, Gunma University School of Medicine, 3 39 22 Showa machi, Maebashi 371 8511, Japan
    Anesth Analg 96:1072-8, table of contents. 2003
    ..These findings suggest that spinal 5-HT(2A/2C) receptors mediate antinociception in inflammatory pain and neuropathic pain, and the muscarinic receptors contribute to this action...
  61. ncbi request reprint Clinical aspects of hemimegalencephaly by means of a nationwide survey
    Masayuki Sasaki
    Department of Child Neurology, National Center Hospital for Mental, Nervous and Muscular Disorders, National Center of Neurology and Psychiatry, Tokyo, Japan
    J Child Neurol 20:337-41. 2005
    ..Neither underlying disorders nor laterality of the affected side was related to the degree of clinical severity...
  62. ncbi request reprint [Pleural effusion associated with long-term dantrolene administration in three patients with severe motor and intellectual disabilities]
    Mari Okada
    Department of Child Neurology, National Center Hospital for Mental, Nervous and Muscular Disorders, National Center of Neurology and Psychiatry, Kodaira, Tokyo
    No To Hattatsu 38:39-43. 2006
    ..It is important to take chemical pleurisy into consideration when dealing with pleural effusion of unknown etiology. Moreover, respiratory side effect should be examined in patients treated with chronic dantrolene administration...