Mikihiro Inoue

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Affiliation: Mie University
Country: Japan

Publications

  1. doi request reprint History of and current issues affecting surgery for pediatric ulcerative colitis
    Keiichi Uchida
    Department of Gastrointestinal and Pediatric Surgery, Mie University Graduate School of Medicine, 2 174 Edobashi, Tsu, Mie, 514 8507, Japan
    Surg Today 43:1219-31. 2013
  2. doi request reprint Clinical implications of CES2 RNA expression in neuroblastoma
    Keiichi Uchida
    Department of Gastrointestinal and Pediatric Surgery, Mie University Graduate School of Medicine, 2 174 Edobashi, Tsu, Mie 514 8507, Japan
    J Pediatr Surg 48:502-9. 2013
  3. doi request reprint Self-reported assessment of health-related quality of life in children who underwent restorative proctocolectomy with ileal J-pouch anal anastomosis for ulcerative colitis
    Keiichi Uchida
    Department of Gastrointestinal and Pediatric Surgery, Mie University Graduate School of Medicine, 2 174 Edobashi, Tsu, Mie 514 8507, Japan
    Pediatr Surg Int 29:287-91. 2013
  4. doi request reprint Double balloon enteroscopy for pediatric inflammatory bowel disease
    Keiichi Uchida
    Department of Gastrointestinal Surgery, Mie University Graduate School of Medicine, Tsu, Mie, Japan
    Pediatr Int 54:806-9. 2012
  5. ncbi request reprint Efficacy of postoperative elective ventilatory support for leakage protection in primary anastomosis of congenital esophageal atresia
    Keiichi Uchida
    Department of Gastrointestinal and Pediatric Surgery, Mie University Graduate School of Medicine, Edobashi 2 174, Tsu, Mie, 514 8507, Japan
    Pediatr Surg Int 22:496-9. 2006
  6. doi request reprint Surgical intervention for neonatal and infantile-onset severe colonic Crohn's disease: report of three cases
    Keiichi Uchida
    Department of Gastrointestinal and Pediatric Surgery, Mie University Graduate School of Medicine, Edobashi 2 174, Tsu, Mie 514 8507, Japan
    Dis Colon Rectum 51:247-50. 2008
  7. doi request reprint Poor catch-up growth after proctocolectomy in pediatric patients with ulcerative colitis receiving prolonged steroid therapy
    Keiichi Uchida
    Department of Gastrointestinal and Pediatric Surgery, Graduate School of Medicine, Mie University, 2 174 Edobashi, Tsu, Mie, 514 8507, Japan
    Pediatr Surg Int 26:373-7. 2010
  8. ncbi request reprint Ingestion of multiple magnets: hazardous foreign bodies for children
    Keiichi Uchida
    Department of Gastrointestinal and Pediatric Surgery, Mie University Graduate School of Medicine, Edobashi 2 174, Tsu, Mie 514 8507, Japan
    Pediatr Radiol 36:263-4. 2006
  9. ncbi request reprint Immunonutritional effects during synbiotics therapy in pediatric patients with short bowel syndrome
    Keiichi Uchida
    Department of Gastrointestinal and Pediatric Surgery, Mie University Graduate School of Medicine, Edobashi 2 174, Tsu, Mie, 514 0064, Japan
    Pediatr Surg Int 23:243-8. 2007
  10. doi request reprint Low NDRG1 mRNA expression predicts a poor prognosis in neuroblastoma patients
    Kohei Matsushita
    Department of Gastrointestinal and Pediatric Surgery, Mie University Graduate School of Medicine, 2 174 Edobashi, Tsu, Mie, Japan
    Pediatr Surg Int 29:363-8. 2013

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  1. doi request reprint History of and current issues affecting surgery for pediatric ulcerative colitis
    Keiichi Uchida
    Department of Gastrointestinal and Pediatric Surgery, Mie University Graduate School of Medicine, 2 174 Edobashi, Tsu, Mie, 514 8507, Japan
    Surg Today 43:1219-31. 2013
    ..Surgeons treating children with UC should consider the historical experiences of pioneer surgeons to take the most appropriate next step to improve the surgical outcomes and patients' quality of life...
  2. doi request reprint Clinical implications of CES2 RNA expression in neuroblastoma
    Keiichi Uchida
    Department of Gastrointestinal and Pediatric Surgery, Mie University Graduate School of Medicine, 2 174 Edobashi, Tsu, Mie 514 8507, Japan
    J Pediatr Surg 48:502-9. 2013
    ..Human carboxylesterase 2 (CES2) is the key enzyme for metabolic activation of irinotecan (CPT-11). The aim was to evaluate the clinical implications of CES2 RNA expression in neuroblastoma cells...
  3. doi request reprint Self-reported assessment of health-related quality of life in children who underwent restorative proctocolectomy with ileal J-pouch anal anastomosis for ulcerative colitis
    Keiichi Uchida
    Department of Gastrointestinal and Pediatric Surgery, Mie University Graduate School of Medicine, 2 174 Edobashi, Tsu, Mie 514 8507, Japan
    Pediatr Surg Int 29:287-91. 2013
    ..0 (PedsQL) was administered...
  4. doi request reprint Double balloon enteroscopy for pediatric inflammatory bowel disease
    Keiichi Uchida
    Department of Gastrointestinal Surgery, Mie University Graduate School of Medicine, Tsu, Mie, Japan
    Pediatr Int 54:806-9. 2012
    ..The aim of the present study was to evaluate the efficacy and safety of double balloon enteroscopy (DBE) in children with inflammatory bowel disease (IBD)...
  5. ncbi request reprint Efficacy of postoperative elective ventilatory support for leakage protection in primary anastomosis of congenital esophageal atresia
    Keiichi Uchida
    Department of Gastrointestinal and Pediatric Surgery, Mie University Graduate School of Medicine, Edobashi 2 174, Tsu, Mie, 514 8507, Japan
    Pediatr Surg Int 22:496-9. 2006
    ..PEVS is an effective management method to decrease anastomotic complications for EA neonates...
  6. doi request reprint Surgical intervention for neonatal and infantile-onset severe colonic Crohn's disease: report of three cases
    Keiichi Uchida
    Department of Gastrointestinal and Pediatric Surgery, Mie University Graduate School of Medicine, Edobashi 2 174, Tsu, Mie 514 8507, Japan
    Dis Colon Rectum 51:247-50. 2008
    ..Early induction of surgical therapy may present a better outcome and improve quality of life for medical therapy-resistant cases in neonatal and infantile severe colonic Crohn's disease...
  7. doi request reprint Poor catch-up growth after proctocolectomy in pediatric patients with ulcerative colitis receiving prolonged steroid therapy
    Keiichi Uchida
    Department of Gastrointestinal and Pediatric Surgery, Graduate School of Medicine, Mie University, 2 174 Edobashi, Tsu, Mie, 514 8507, Japan
    Pediatr Surg Int 26:373-7. 2010
    ..The aim of the present study was to review the complications and growth after proctocolectomy and ileal J-pouch anal anastomosis (IPAA) in pediatric ulcerative colitis (UC) patients receiving prolonged steroid therapy...
  8. ncbi request reprint Ingestion of multiple magnets: hazardous foreign bodies for children
    Keiichi Uchida
    Department of Gastrointestinal and Pediatric Surgery, Mie University Graduate School of Medicine, Edobashi 2 174, Tsu, Mie 514 8507, Japan
    Pediatr Radiol 36:263-4. 2006
    ..Both clinicians and the lay population need to be aware that multiple magnets can be hazardous foreign bodies for children...
  9. ncbi request reprint Immunonutritional effects during synbiotics therapy in pediatric patients with short bowel syndrome
    Keiichi Uchida
    Department of Gastrointestinal and Pediatric Surgery, Mie University Graduate School of Medicine, Edobashi 2 174, Tsu, Mie, 514 0064, Japan
    Pediatr Surg Int 23:243-8. 2007
    ..The patients' fecal bacterial flora improved as a result of synbiotics therapy. Synbiotics therapy may be very effective at improving the intestinal flora and systemic immunonutritional status of patients with SBS...
  10. doi request reprint Low NDRG1 mRNA expression predicts a poor prognosis in neuroblastoma patients
    Kohei Matsushita
    Department of Gastrointestinal and Pediatric Surgery, Mie University Graduate School of Medicine, 2 174 Edobashi, Tsu, Mie, Japan
    Pediatr Surg Int 29:363-8. 2013
    ..However, NDRG1's function in malignant tumors has not been fully determined. Therefore, we investigated the association of NDRG1 expression with clinical outcomes in neuroblastoma (NB) patients...
  11. ncbi request reprint The significance of serum hepatocyte growth factor levels in planning follow-up of postoperative jaundice-free patients with biliary atresia
    Keiichi Uchida
    Department of Gastrointestinal and Pediatric Surgery, Mie University Graduate School of Medicine, Tsu Mie 514 8507, Japan
    J Pediatr Surg 41:1657-62. 2006
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  12. doi request reprint Glycolysis inhibitors as a potential therapeutic option to treat aggressive neuroblastoma expressing GLUT1
    Kohei Matsushita
    Department of Gastrointestinal and Pediatric Surgery, Mie University Graduate School of Medicine, Tsu, Mie 514 8507, Japan
    J Pediatr Surg 47:1323-30. 2012
    ..We also assessed the efficacy of glycolysis inhibition as an anticancer treatment in neuroblastoma cell lines with altered expression of GLUT1...
  13. doi request reprint Effects of a hyaluronate-carboxymethylcellulose membrane (Seprafilm) on human polymorphonuclear neutrophil functions
    Kohei Otake
    Department of Gastrointestinal and Pediatric Surgery, Mie University Graduate School of Medicine, Mie, Japan
    J Surg Res 149:243-9. 2008
    ..The present study evaluates the effect of Seprafilm itself on human PMNs in experimental models in vitro...
  14. doi request reprint Placement of prophylactic drains after laparotomy may increase infectious complications in neonates
    Mikihiro Inoue
    Department of Gastrointestinal and Pediatric Surgery, Mie University Graduate School of Medicine, Tsu, Mie, Japan
    Pediatr Surg Int 27:975-9. 2011
    ..The aim of this study was to determine if the placement of prophylactic drains influences the incidence of postoperative adverse events in neonates...
  15. doi request reprint Ulcerative colitis with severe backwash ileitis successfully treated by staged operation without sacrificing any involved ileum
    Yoshiki Okita
    Department of Gastrointestinal and Pediatric Surgery, Institute of Life Sciences, Mie University Graduate School of Medicine, Tsu, Japan
    J Pediatr Surg 44:e37-9. 2009
    ..Our cases suggest that the underlying pathophysiologic conditions in BWI may be reversible, and the involved lesion can be salvaged in some cases...
  16. ncbi request reprint Focal nodular hyperplasia in biliary atresia patient after Kasai hepatic portoenterostomy
    Yoshinaga Okugawa
    Department of Gastrointestinal and Pediatric Surgery, Mie University Graduate School of Medicine, Tsu, Mie, 514 8507, Japan
    Pediatr Surg Int 24:609-12. 2008
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  17. doi request reprint The impact of postoperative infliximab maintenance therapy on preventing the surgical recurrence of Crohn's disease: a single-center paired case-control study
    Toshimitsu Araki
    Division of Reparative Medicine, Department of Gastrointestinal and Pediatric Surgery, Institute of Life Sciences Mie University Graduate School of Medicine, 2 174 Edobashi, Tsu, Mie, 514 8507, Japan
    Surg Today 44:291-6. 2014
    ..Preventing a recurrence of Crohn's disease is a problem that remains to be solved. We evaluated the impact of using infliximab as a postoperative therapy on preventing the surgical recurrence of Crohn's disease...
  18. pmc Characteristics of extremely early-onset pouchitis after proctocolectomy with ileal pouch-anal anastomosis
    Yoshiki Okita
    Departments of Gastrointestinal and Pediatric Surgery, Division of Reparative Medicine, Institute of Life Sciences, Mie University Graduate School of Medicine, 2 174 Edobashi, Tsu, Mie, 514 8507, Japan
    J Gastrointest Surg 17:533-9. 2013
    ..This study aims to evaluate the clinical characteristics of patients with postoperative ulcerative colitis developing extremely early-onset pouchitis within 4 weeks of restoration of gastrointestinal continuity...
  19. doi request reprint HsMAD2 mRNA expression may be a predictor of sensitivity to paclitaxel and survival in neuroblastoma
    Kohei Otake
    Department of Gastrointestinal and Pediatric Surgery, Mie University Graduate School of Medicine, Edobashi 2 174, Tsu, Mie, 514 8507, Japan
    Pediatr Surg Int 27:217-23. 2011
    ..We investigated the associations between hsMAD2 mRNA expression in tumor cells and sensitivity to paclitaxel or patient prognosis in neuroblastoma...
  20. doi request reprint Efficacy of Seprafilm for preventing adhesive bowel obstruction and cost-benefit analysis in pediatric patients undergoing laparotomy
    Mikihiro Inoue
    Department of Gastrointestinal and Pediatric Surgery, Mie University Graduate School of Medicine, Tsu, Mie, Japan
    J Pediatr Surg 48:1528-34. 2013
    ..This aim of the study is to determine whether the use of Seprafilm reduces the incidence and the medical costs of adhesive bowel obstruction (ABO) in children...
  21. doi request reprint Laparoscopic detorsion and colopexy for splenic flexure volvulus in an infant
    Mikihiro Inoue
    Department of Gastrointestinal and Pediatric Surgery, Mie University Graduate School of Medicine, Tsu, Mie 514 8507, Japan
    J Pediatr Surg 46:E25-8. 2011
    ..Laparoscopic colopexy is a minimally invasive and effective method of managing splenic flexure volvulus, especially in patients without an underlying disease that causes constipation...
  22. doi request reprint A huge lymphovenous malformation in the retroperitoneum
    Aya Kawamoto
    Department of Gastrointestinal and Pediatric Surgery, Mie University Graduate School of Medicine, Edobashi 2 174, Tsu, Mie 514 8507, Japan
    J Pediatr Surg 43:e21-5. 2008
    ..We present a huge retroperitoneal lymphovenous malformation, which exhibited unusual radiologic findings and was difficult to confirm the diagnosis that occurred in a 12-year-old male...
  23. ncbi request reprint Preoperative steroid-related complications in Japanese pediatric patients with ulcerative colitis
    Keiichi Uchida
    Second Department of Surgery, Mie University School of Medicine, Edobashi 2 174, Tsu, Mie, 514 8507, Japan
    Dis Colon Rectum 49:74-9. 2006
    ....
  24. doi request reprint Sexual activity after ileal pouch-anal anastomosis in Japanese patients with ulcerative colitis
    Kazue Yoshida
    Faculty of Medicine, School of Nursing, Mie University, Tsu, Japan
    Surg Today 44:73-9. 2014
    ..The aim of this study was to evaluate the sexual activity after restorative proctocolectomy with ileal J-pouch-anal anastomosis (ileoanal anastomosis) in Japanese patients with ulcerative colitis...
  25. doi request reprint Predictive factors for development of chronic pouchitis after ileal pouch-anal anastomosis in ulcerative colitis
    Yoshiki Okita
    Division of Reparative Medicine, Departments of Gastrointestinal and Pediatric Surgery, Institute of Life Sciences, Mie University Graduate School of Medicine, Tsu, Japan
    Digestion 88:101-9. 2013
    ..This study evaluated the independent predictive factors for chronic pouchitis...
  26. doi request reprint Transumbilical single-incision laparoscopic ileocecal resection for Crohn's disease in a child
    Mikihiro Inoue
    Department of Gastrointestinal and Pediatric Surgery, Mie University Graduate School of Medicine, Tsu, Japan
    Asian J Endosc Surg 6:48-51. 2013
    ..Single-incision laparoscopic ileocecal resection is a good procedure for uncomplicated Crohn's disease patients in childhood...
  27. ncbi request reprint Superior mesenteric artery syndrome in an infant: case report and literature review
    Yoshinaga Okugawa
    Department of Gastrointestinal and Pediatric Surgery, Mie University Graduate School of Medicine, Tsu, Mie 514 8507, Japan
    J Pediatr Surg 42:E5-8. 2007
    ..Vomiting disappeared postoperatively, and she gained weight. Although SMAS is an extremely rare syndrome in infants, it should be considered as a possible cause of incomplete duodenal obstruction...
  28. doi request reprint Efficacy of SeprafilmĀ® in abdominal surgery for ventriculoperitoneal shunt malfunction: a report of two pediatric cases
    Kohei Otake
    Department of Gastrointestinal, Mie University Graduate School of Medicine, Tsu, Mie, Japan
    Pediatr Neurosurg 47:214-6. 2011
    ..Seprafilm may improve the safety of VP shunt reinsertion and preserve the function of the reinserted VP shunt after VP shunt malfunction with infection...
  29. doi request reprint Ovarian autoamputation in a neonate: a case report with literature review
    Yuhki Koike
    Department of Gastrointestinal and Pediatric Surgery, Mie University Graduate School of Medicine, Edobashi 2 174, Tsu, Mie 514 8507, Japan
    Pediatr Surg Int 25:655-8. 2009
    ..Ovarian cyst autoamputation is an extremely rare complication. In this article, we review the infantile ovarian autoamputation cases reported in the literature and assess their diagnosis and therapeutic management...
  30. ncbi request reprint Seprafilm does not aggravate intraperitoneal septic conditions or evoke systemic inflammatory response
    Keiichi Uchida
    Department of Gastrointestinal and Pediatric Surgery, Mie University Graduate School of Medicine, 2 174 Edobashi, Tsu, Japan
    Surg Today 35:1054-9. 2005
    ..To determine whether Seprafilm aggravates the systemic inflammatory response and adversely affects the outcome of postoperative intraperitoneal septic conditions...
  31. pmc Oncologic outcome with use of sodium hyaluronate-carboxymethylcellulose barrier in gastric cancer
    Yasuhiko Mohri
    1 Department of Gastrointestinal and Pediatric Surgery, Mie University Graduate School of Medicine, Mie, Japan
    Int Surg 98:271-6. 2013
    ..Our study suggests that the anti-adhesive barrier does not affect oncologic outcome, nor does it increase postoperative complications in patients undergoing surgery for gastric cancer. ..
  32. ncbi request reprint Percutaneous transesophageal gastrostomy (PTEG) placement in an infant
    Mikihiro Inoue
    Department of Gastrointestinal and Pediatric Surgery, Mie University Graduate School of Medicine, Mie, Japan
    J Pediatr Gastroenterol Nutr 45:363-5. 2007
  33. doi request reprint Tumor enucleation with preoperative endoscopic transpapillary stenting for pediatric insulinoma
    Shozo Ide
    Department of Gastrointestinal and Pediatric Surgery, Mie University Graduate School of Medicine, Tsu, Mie, Japan
    Pediatr Surg Int 28:707-9. 2012
    ..The tumor was safely excised by identifying the indwelled pancreatic stent during the surgical procedure without pancreatic duct injury or postoperative complications...
  34. ncbi request reprint Successful treatment with topical 5-aminosalicylic acid ointment and spray of refractory oral and pharyngeal ulcerations in a child with Crohn disease
    Kohei Otake
    Department of Gastrointestinal and Pediatric Surgery, Mie University Graduate School of Medicine, Tsu, Mie, Japan
    J Pediatr Gastroenterol Nutr 44:378-81. 2007
  35. doi request reprint Congenital diaphragmatic hernia with a pure duplication of chromosome 1q: report of the first surviving case
    Kohei Otake
    Department of Gastrointestinal and Pediatric Surgery, Mie University Graduate School of Medicine, Edobashi 2 174, Tsu, Mie 514 8507, Japan
    Pediatr Surg Int 25:827-31. 2009
    ..CDH patients with a proximal duplication of chromosome 1q may have a chance for survival, and CDH with a duplication of chromosome 1q is not necessarily a lethal association...
  36. doi request reprint Predictive factors of negative outcome in initial atropine therapy for infantile hypertrophic pyloric stenosis
    Yuhki Koike
    Department of Pediatric Surgery, National Mie Hospital, Mie, Japan Department of Gastrointestinal and Pediatric Surgery, Division of Reparative Medicine, Institute of Life Sciences, Mie University Graduate School of Medicine, Mie, Japan
    Pediatr Int 55:619-23. 2013
    ..This study clarified the predictive markers of negative outcome in initial atropine therapy for IHPS...
  37. ncbi request reprint Predicting factor of quality of life in long-term jaundice-free survivors after the Kasai operation
    Keiichi Uchida
    Second Department of Surgery, Mie University School of Medicine, Tsu, Mie, Japan
    J Pediatr Surg 39:1040-4. 2004
    ..The aim of this study was to determine simple predictors for quality of life (QOL) in long-term jaundice-free survivors after the Kasai operation...
  38. doi request reprint Hairy polyp can be lethal even when small in size
    Yuhki Koike
    Department of Gastrointestinal and Pediatric Surgery, Mie University Graduate School of Medicine, Tsu, Mie, Japan
    Pediatr Int 55:373-6. 2013
    ..01). Small hairy polyps may be lethal because of delayed diagnosis. To locate small hairy polyps, physicians should not hesitate to perform further examination because there is the possibility of oversight with only physical examination...
  39. pmc Scar endometriosis in a patient with bladder exstrophy
    Takahito Kitajima
    Department of Gastrointestinal and Pediatric Surgery, Mie University Graduate School of Medicine, Tsu, Mie, Japan
    Int Surg 98:145-8. 2013
    ..She underwent excisional biopsy of the lesion under general anesthesia. Histopathology confirmed the diagnosis of endometriosis. Eighteen months after surgery, she was well and free from recurrence...
  40. doi request reprint Use of endoscopic surgical spacer to improve safety during thoracoscopic repair of congenital diaphragmatic hernia
    Mikihiro Inoue
    Department of Gastrointestinal and Pediatric Surgery, Mie University Graduate School of Medicine, Tsu, Mie, Japan
    J Laparoendosc Adv Surg Tech A 22:304-6. 2012
    ..The procedures in all patients were completed with no complications and without the need for conversion...
  41. ncbi request reprint Esophageal stricture with a pseudodiverticulum caused by the unrecognized ingestion of a small foreign body in a child: report of a case
    Keiichi Uchida
    Second Department of Surgery, Mie University School of Medicine, Tsu, Mie, 514 8507, Japan
    Surg Today 35:774-7. 2005
    ..The removed section of esophagus contained the inflammatory stricture with a pseudodiverticulum, caused by the unrecognized ingestion of a small, hard plastic sticker...
  42. ncbi request reprint Teratoid Wilms' tumor: a case report with literature review
    Mikihiro Inoue
    Department of Gastrointestinal and Pediatric Surgery, Mie University Graduate School of Medicine, Tsu, Mie 514 8507, Japan
    J Pediatr Surg 41:1759-63. 2006
    ..Therefore, nephrectomy alone may be an acceptable treatment of this stage of tumor in patients with teratoid Wilms' tumor...
  43. ncbi request reprint A case of congenital jejunal atresia associated with bilateral athelia and choanal atresia: new syndrome spectrum
    Keiichi Uchida
    Department of Gastrointestinal and Pediatric Surgery, Mie University Graduate School of Medicine, Mie, Tsu, Japan
    Clin Dysmorphol 15:37-8. 2006
    ..An abdominal echo examination showed no abnormal findings in the kidney. These associations may represent a previously undescribed syndrome spectrum...
  44. ncbi request reprint Huge scrotal, flank, and retroperitoneal lymphangioma successfully treated by OK-432 sclerotherapy
    Keiichi Uchida
    Second Department of Surgery, Mie University School of Medicine, Tsu, Mie, Japan
    Urology 60:1112. 2002
    ..We report a case of a huge retroperitoneal lymphangioma extending to the flank and scrotum that was successfully treated by intralesional OK-432 sclerotherapy without any serious complications...
  45. ncbi request reprint Strategy for the treatment of unresectable hepatoblastoma: neoadjuvant chemotherapy followed by delayed primary operation or liver transplantation
    Hisashi Urata
    Department of Surgery II, Mie University School of Medicine, Tsu, Mie, Japan
    Int Surg 89:95-9. 2004
    ....
  46. ncbi request reprint Stapled gastroplasty for antral stricture after repair of neonatal gastric rupture: report of a case
    Keiichi Uchida
    Second Department of Surgery, Mie University School of Medicine, Edobashi 2 174, Tsu, Mie 514 8507, Japan
    Pediatr Surg Int 21:331-2. 2005
    ..The child's postoperative course was uneventful...
  47. ncbi request reprint Efficacy of Seprafilm for reducing reoperative risk in pediatric surgical patients undergoing abdominal surgery
    Mikihiro Inoue
    Second Department of Surgery, Mie University School of Medicine, Mie 514 0064, Japan
    J Pediatr Surg 40:1301-6. 2005
    ..The safety and efficacy of Seprafilm (Genzyme Corporation, Cambridge, Mass) in adult surgery patients have been established. The aim of this study was to evaluate the safety and efficacy of Seprafilm in pediatric surgical patients...