Atsushi Nanashima

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Affiliation: Nagasaki University
Country: Japan

Publications

  1. ncbi Proliferation of hepatic metastases of colorectal carcinoma: relationship to primary tumours and prognosis after hepatic resection
    A Nanashima
    The First Department of Surgery, Nagasaki University School of Medicine, Japan
    J Gastroenterol Hepatol 14:61-6. 1999
  2. ncbi Surgical experiences of intraductal papillary mucinous neoplasms of the pancreas at a single Japanese institute: characteristics of malignant histology
    Atsushi Nanashima
    Division of Surgical Oncology, Nagasaki University Graduate School of Biomedical Sciences, 1 7 1 Sakamoto, Nagasaki 852 8501, Japan
    Hepatogastroenterology 55:2238-41. 2008
  3. ncbi Clinicopathological characteristics of patients with hepatocellular carcinoma after hepatectomy: relationship with status of viral hepatitis
    Atsushi Nanashima
    Department of Translational Medical Sciences, Nagasaki University Graduate School of Biomedical Sciences, Nagasaki, Japan
    J Surg Oncol 96:487-92. 2007
  4. ncbi The Japanese integrated staging score using liver damage grade for hepatocellular carcinoma in patients after hepatectomy
    A Nanashima
    Division of Surgical Oncology, Department of Translational Medical Sciences, Nagasaki University Graduate School of Biomedical Sciences, 1 7 1, Sakamoto, Nagasaki 852 8501, Japan
    Eur J Surg Oncol 30:765-70. 2004
  5. ncbi Anatomic resection of segments 5, 6 and 7 of liver for hepatocellular carcinoma: prior control of right paramedian Glisson
    Atsushi Nanashima
    Division of Surgical Oncology Nagasaki University Graduate School of Biomedical Sciences, Nagasaki 852 8501, Japan
    Hepatogastroenterology 55:1077-80. 2008
  6. ncbi Relationship between CT volumetry and functional liver volume using technetium-99m galactosyl serum albumin scintigraphy in patients undergoing preoperative portal vein embolization before major hepatectomy: a preliminary study
    Atsushi Nanashima
    Division of Surgical Oncology, Department of Translational Medical Sciences, Nagasaki University Graduate School of Biomedical Sciences, 1 7 1 Sakamoto, Nagasaki, 852 8501, Japan
    Dig Dis Sci 51:1190-5. 2006
  7. ncbi Modified CLIP using PIVKA-II for evaluating prognosis after hepatectomy for hepatocellular carcinoma
    A Nanashima
    Division of Surgical Oncology, Department of Translational Medical Sciences, Nagasaki University Graduate School of Biomedical Sciences, 1 7 1 Sakamoto, Nagasaki 8528501, Japan
    Eur J Surg Oncol 29:735-42. 2003
  8. ncbi Comparative analysis of postoperative morbidity according to type and extent of hepatectomy
    Atsushi Nanashima
    Division of Surgical Oncology, Department of Translational Medical Sciences Nagasaki University Graduate School of Biomedical Sciences, Nagasaki, Japan
    Hepatogastroenterology 52:844-8. 2005
  9. doi Strategy of treatment for hepatocellular carcinomas with vascular infiltration in patients undergoing hepatectomy
    Atsushi Nanashima
    Division of Surgical Oncology, Hepatology, Nagasaki University Hospital, Nagasaki, Japan
    J Surg Oncol 101:557-63. 2010
  10. ncbi Preoperative assessment of liver metastasis originating from colorectal carcinoma: is super paramagnetic iron oxide particles-magnetic resonance imaging (SPIO-MRI) useful for screening?
    Atsushi Nanashima
    Division of Surgical Oncology, Nagasaki University Graduate School of Biomedical Sciences, 1 7 1 Sakamoto, Nagasaki, 852 8501, Japan
    Hepatogastroenterology 55:1750-3. 2008

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Publications108 found, 100 shown here

  1. ncbi Proliferation of hepatic metastases of colorectal carcinoma: relationship to primary tumours and prognosis after hepatic resection
    A Nanashima
    The First Department of Surgery, Nagasaki University School of Medicine, Japan
    J Gastroenterol Hepatol 14:61-6. 1999
    ..We conclude that Ki67 and AgNOR are not useful indicators of prognosis in patients who undergo operation for liver metastasis of colorectal carcinomas...
  2. ncbi Surgical experiences of intraductal papillary mucinous neoplasms of the pancreas at a single Japanese institute: characteristics of malignant histology
    Atsushi Nanashima
    Division of Surgical Oncology, Nagasaki University Graduate School of Biomedical Sciences, 1 7 1 Sakamoto, Nagasaki 852 8501, Japan
    Hepatogastroenterology 55:2238-41. 2008
    ..Characteristics of intraductal papillary mucinous neoplasms of pancreas (IPMN) have been clarified by a worldwide survey and meeting. However, the malignant behavior or prognosis of the disease is not always uniform...
  3. ncbi Clinicopathological characteristics of patients with hepatocellular carcinoma after hepatectomy: relationship with status of viral hepatitis
    Atsushi Nanashima
    Department of Translational Medical Sciences, Nagasaki University Graduate School of Biomedical Sciences, Nagasaki, Japan
    J Surg Oncol 96:487-92. 2007
    ..Viral hepatitis may modulate the status of liver dysfunction, tumor biology, and postoperative course in patients with hepatocellular carcinoma (HCC)...
  4. ncbi The Japanese integrated staging score using liver damage grade for hepatocellular carcinoma in patients after hepatectomy
    A Nanashima
    Division of Surgical Oncology, Department of Translational Medical Sciences, Nagasaki University Graduate School of Biomedical Sciences, 1 7 1, Sakamoto, Nagasaki 852 8501, Japan
    Eur J Surg Oncol 30:765-70. 2004
    ..However, in HCC patients who undergo hepatectomy, liver function is relatively good and a better prognostic classification of hepatic function is necessary...
  5. ncbi Anatomic resection of segments 5, 6 and 7 of liver for hepatocellular carcinoma: prior control of right paramedian Glisson
    Atsushi Nanashima
    Division of Surgical Oncology Nagasaki University Graduate School of Biomedical Sciences, Nagasaki 852 8501, Japan
    Hepatogastroenterology 55:1077-80. 2008
    ..Under a balance between tumor location and hepatic functional reserve, anatomic resection would be necessary for the treatment of HCC patients...
  6. ncbi Relationship between CT volumetry and functional liver volume using technetium-99m galactosyl serum albumin scintigraphy in patients undergoing preoperative portal vein embolization before major hepatectomy: a preliminary study
    Atsushi Nanashima
    Division of Surgical Oncology, Department of Translational Medical Sciences, Nagasaki University Graduate School of Biomedical Sciences, 1 7 1 Sakamoto, Nagasaki, 852 8501, Japan
    Dig Dis Sci 51:1190-5. 2006
    ....
  7. ncbi Modified CLIP using PIVKA-II for evaluating prognosis after hepatectomy for hepatocellular carcinoma
    A Nanashima
    Division of Surgical Oncology, Department of Translational Medical Sciences, Nagasaki University Graduate School of Biomedical Sciences, 1 7 1 Sakamoto, Nagasaki 8528501, Japan
    Eur J Surg Oncol 29:735-42. 2003
    ..The present study was designed to analyze UICC TNM stage, CLIP and modified CLIP in 91 patients who underwent hepatic resection for HCC...
  8. ncbi Comparative analysis of postoperative morbidity according to type and extent of hepatectomy
    Atsushi Nanashima
    Division of Surgical Oncology, Department of Translational Medical Sciences Nagasaki University Graduate School of Biomedical Sciences, Nagasaki, Japan
    Hepatogastroenterology 52:844-8. 2005
    ..The aim of our retrospective study was to compare the factors contributing to postoperative complications according to the extent of hepatectomy...
  9. doi Strategy of treatment for hepatocellular carcinomas with vascular infiltration in patients undergoing hepatectomy
    Atsushi Nanashima
    Division of Surgical Oncology, Hepatology, Nagasaki University Hospital, Nagasaki, Japan
    J Surg Oncol 101:557-63. 2010
    ..Vascular infiltration (VI) is an important prognostic factor for hepatocellular carcinoma (HCC) and predictive parameters are necessary to preoperatively decide treatment strategies in patients with HCC...
  10. ncbi Preoperative assessment of liver metastasis originating from colorectal carcinoma: is super paramagnetic iron oxide particles-magnetic resonance imaging (SPIO-MRI) useful for screening?
    Atsushi Nanashima
    Division of Surgical Oncology, Nagasaki University Graduate School of Biomedical Sciences, 1 7 1 Sakamoto, Nagasaki, 852 8501, Japan
    Hepatogastroenterology 55:1750-3. 2008
    ....
  11. pmc Selection of treatment modality for hepatocellular carcinoma according to the modified Japan Integrated Staging score
    Atsushi Nanashima
    Division of Surgical Oncology, Department of Translational Medical Sciences, Nagasaki University Graduate School of Biomedical Sciences, 1 7 1 Sakamoto, Nagasaki 852 8501, Japan
    World J Gastroenterol 14:58-63. 2008
    ..To compare the prognosis of patients who underwent hepatectomy and ablation using the modified Japan Integrated Staging score (mJIS)...
  12. ncbi Clinicopathological features of "intraductal papillary neoplasm of the bile duct" and patient outcome after surgical resection
    Atsushi Nanashima
    Division of Surgical Oncology Department of Translational Medical Sciences, Nagasaki University Graduate School of Biomedical Sciences 1 7 1 Sakamoto, Nagasaki 852 8501, Japan
    Hepatogastroenterology 55:1167-73. 2008
    ..However, its clinical spectrum and characteristics have not been fully evaluated...
  13. ncbi Expression of adhesion molecules in hepatic metastases of colorectal carcinoma: relationship to primary tumours and prognosis after hepatic resection
    A Nanashima
    First Department of Surgery, Nagasaki University School of Medicine, Japan
    J Gastroenterol Hepatol 14:1004-9. 1999
    ..Adhesion molecules are closely involved in the development and growth of metastatic tumours...
  14. ncbi Evaluation of pancreatic secretion after administration of secretin: application of magnetic resonance imaging
    A Nanashima
    The First Department of Surgery, Nagasaki University School of Medicine, Nagasaki shi, Japan
    J Gastroenterol Hepatol 16:87-92. 2001
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  15. pmc Relationship between microvessel count and post-hepatectomy survival in patients with hepatocellular carcinoma
    Atsushi Nanashima
    Division of Surgical Oncology, Department of Translational Medical Sciences, Nagasaki University Graduate School of Biomedical Sciences, 1 7 1 Sakamoto, Nagasaki, Japan
    World J Gastroenterol 14:4915-22. 2008
    ..To elucidate the relationship between the microvessel count (MVC) by CD34 analyzed by immunohistochemical method and prognosis in hepatocellular carcinoma (HCC) patients who underwent hepatectomy based on our preliminary study...
  16. ncbi Measurement of serum hyaluronic acid level during the perioperative period of liver resection for evaluation of functional liver reserve
    A Nanashima
    The First Department of Surgery, Nagasaki University School of Medicine, Nagasaki, Japan
    J Gastroenterol Hepatol 16:1158-63. 2001
    ..The serum hyaluronic acid (HA) concentrations reflect the degree of hepatic fibrosis and sinusoidal endothelial cell damage. The HA concentrations were examined to evaluate liver damage during the perioperative period of hepatectomy...
  17. ncbi Hepatectomy and pancreatectomy with combined vascular resection in patients with hepato-biliary and pancreas diseases at a single cancer institute
    Atsushi Nanashima
    Division of Surgical Oncology, Department of Translational Medical Sciences, Nagasaki University Graduate School of Biomedical Sciences, Nagasaki, Japan
    Hepatogastroenterology 55:873-8. 2008
    ..In advanced cancers of hepatobiliary and pancreatic lesions, major vascular resection and reconstruction are necessary to accomplish curative resection, which may provide better patient outcomes...
  18. ncbi Modified Japan Integrated Staging is currently the best available staging system for hepatocellular carcinoma patients who have undergone hepatectomy
    Atsushi Nanashima
    Division of Surgical Oncology, Department of Translational Medical Sciences, Nagasaki University Graduate School of Biomedical Sciences, 1 7 1 Sakamoto, Nagasaki, 852 8501, Japan
    J Gastroenterol 41:250-6. 2006
    ..To determine the best predictive staging system for HCC patients, we conducted a comparative analysis of prognosis using multivariate analysis in 230 Japanese HCC patients following hepatic resection...
  19. doi Clinical significance of microvessel count in patients with metastatic liver cancer originating from colorectal carcinoma
    Atsushi Nanashima
    Division of Surgical Oncology, Department of Translational Medical Sciences, Nagasaki University Graduate School of Biomedical Sciences, Nagasaki, Japan
    Ann Surg Oncol 16:2130-7. 2009
    ..We investigated whether MVC assessed by staining with CD34 antibody was associated with disease-free and overall survival in patients with metastatic liver cancer (MLC)...
  20. ncbi Preoperative serum hyaluronic acid level as a good predictor of posthepatectomy complications
    Atsushi Nanashima
    Department of Translational Medical Sciences, Division of Surgical Oncology, Nagaski University Graduate School of Biomedical Sciences, 1 7 1 Sakamoto, Nagasaki 852 8501, Japan
    Surg Today 34:913-9. 2004
    ..We evaluated the efficiency of measuring hyaluronic acid (HA) levels preoperatively in patients with injured liver disease as a predictor of complications after hepatectomy...
  21. ncbi Oncological outcome of ultra-low anterior resection with total mesorectal excision for carcinoma of the lower third of the rectum: Comparison of intrapelvic double-stapled anastomosis and transanal coloanal anastomosis
    Tohru Nakagoe
    First Department of Surgery, Nagasaki University School of Medicine, Japan
    Hepatogastroenterology 52:1692-7. 2005
    ....
  22. ncbi Parameters associated with changes in liver volume in patients undergoing portal vein embolization
    Atsushi Nanashima
    Division of Surgical Oncology, Nagasaki University Graduate School of Biomedical Sciences, Nagasaki, Japan
    J Surg Res 133:95-101. 2006
    ....
  23. doi Three-dimensional fusion images of hepatic vasculature and bile duct used for preoperative simulation before hepatic surgery
    Atsushi Nanashima
    Division of Surgical Oncology and Department of Surgery, Nagasaki University Hospital, Nagasaki, Japan
    Hepatogastroenterology 59:1748-57. 2012
    ..Present study utilized 3D cholangiography and angiography with multi-detector-row computed tomography (MDCT) to acquire information regarding operative simulations...
  24. doi Prediction of indocyanine green retention rate at 15 minutes by correlated liver function parameters before hepatectomy
    Atsushi Nanashima
    Department of Surgery, Division of Surgical Oncology, Nagasaki University Hospital, Nagasaki, Japan
    J Surg Res 169:e119-25. 2011
    ..To determine ICGR15 regardless of liver condition, we sought to establish a formula for converted ICGR15 based on conventional blood tests and technetium-99 m galactosyl human serum albumin ((99m)Tc-GSA) scintigraphy...
  25. doi A modified grading system for post-hepatectomy metastatic liver cancer originating from colorectal carcinoma
    Atsushi Nanashima
    Division of Surgical Oncology, Department of Translational Medical Sciences, Nagasaki University Graduate School of Biomedical Sciences, Nagasaki, Japan nagasaki u ac jp
    J Surg Oncol 98:363-70. 2008
    ..There is no appropriate grading system for prediction of survival of patients with metastatic liver cancer (MLC) from colorectal carcinoma. We propose the modified grading system for MLC from the present Japanese system...
  26. doi Evaluation of surgical resection for pancreatic carcinoma at a Japanese single cancer institute
    Atsushi Nanashima
    Department of Translational Medical Sciences, Nagasaki University Graduate School of Biomedical Sciences, Nagasaki, Japan
    Hepatogastroenterology 59:911-5. 2012
    ..Surgical resection is a radical treatment option for pancreatic carcinoma (PC); however, it is still difficult to cure and patient prognosis is poor at this stage...
  27. ncbi Relationship between period of survival and clinicopathological characteristics in patients with hepatocellular carcinoma who underwent hepatectomy
    Atsushi Nanashima
    Division of Surgical Oncology, Department of Translational Medical Sciences, Nagasaki University Graduate School of Biomedical Sciences, Nagasaki, Japan
    Hepatogastroenterology 57:540-6. 2010
    ..We examined the relationship between clinicopathological parameters' and survival periods in 234 HCC patients who underwent hepatectomy...
  28. doi Relationship between microvessel count and postoperative survival in patients with intrahepatic cholangiocarcinoma
    Atsushi Nanashima
    Division of Surgical Oncology, Department of Translational Medical Sciences, Nagasaki University Graduate School of Biomedical Sciences, Nagasaki, Japan
    Ann Surg Oncol 16:2123-9. 2009
    ..The present study aimed to elucidate the relationship between microvessel count (MVC) according to CD34 expression and prognosis in intrahepatic cholangiocarcinoma (ICC) patients who underwent hepatectomy based on our preliminary study...
  29. ncbi Preoperative serum level of CA19-9 predicts recurrence after curative surgery in node-negative colorectal cancer patients
    Tohru Nakagoe
    First Department of Surgery, Nagasaki University School of Medicine, 1 7 1 Sakamoto, Nagasaki, 852 8501, Japan
    Hepatogastroenterology 50:696-9. 2003
    ..Preoperative serum levels of sialyl Lewisa (CA19-9), sialyl Lewisx (SLX), sialyl Tn (STN), and carcinoembryonic (CEA) antigens were analyzed for their value in predicting for such a group...
  30. doi Experience of surgical resection for hilar cholangiocarcinomas at a Japanese single cancer institute
    Atsushi Nanashima
    Department of Translational Medical Sciences, Nagasaki University Graduate School of Biomedical Sciences, Nagasaki, Japan
    Hepatogastroenterology 59:347-50. 2012
    ..Surgical resection is a radical treatment option for hilar bile duct carcinoma (HBDC); however, it is still difficult to cure and postoperative morbidity is high at this stage...
  31. doi Evaluation of surgical resection for gallbladder carcinoma at a Japanese cancer institute
    Atsushi Nanashima
    Division of Surgical Oncology, Nagasaki University Graduate School of Biomedical Sciences, Nagasaki, Japan
    Hepatogastroenterology 59:1717-21. 2012
    ..An assessment of the surgical results and chemotherapy options may elucidate effective treatments...
  32. doi Relationship of hepatic functional parameters with changes of functional liver volume using technetium-99m galactosyl serum albumin scintigraphy in patients undergoing preoperative portal vein embolization: a follow-up report
    Atsushi Nanashima
    Division of Surgical Oncology, Nagasaki University Graduate School of Biomedical Sciences, Nagasaki, Japan
    J Surg Res 164:e235-42. 2010
    ....
  33. ncbi Fibrosis and inflammatory activity in noncancerous tissue and mitotic index of cancer tissue in patients with hepatocellular carcinoma: relationship to clinicopathological factors and prognosis after hepatic resection
    Atsushi Nanashima
    First Department of Surgery, Nagasaki University School of Medicine, Nagasaki, Japan
    Dig Dis Sci 48:1517-22. 2003
    ..621, P = 0.006). Higher MI correlated with overall patient survival (P < 0.05) by univariate analysis. Grading and MI are the useful prognostic markers for predicting tumor recurrence and patient survival...
  34. ncbi Predictive factors for preoperative serum levels of sialy Lewis(x), sialyl Lewis(a) and sialyl Tn antigens in gastric cancer patients
    Tohru Nakagoe
    First Department of Surgery, Nagasaki University School of Medicine, Japan
    Anticancer Res 22:451-8. 2002
    ..In addition, high serum CA19-9 levels may represent an independent predictor for lymph node metastasis...
  35. ncbi Patient outcome and prognostic factors in intrahepatic cholangiocarcinoma after hepatectomy
    Atsushi Nanashima
    Division of Surgical Oncology, Nagasaki University Graduate School of Biomedical Sciences, Nagasaki, Japan
    Hepatogastroenterology 54:2337-42. 2007
    ..The present study was designed to provide a systematic analysis of prognosis of patients who underwent hepatic resection for intrahepatic cholangiocarcinoma (ICC)...
  36. ncbi Simultaneous hepatic and pulmonary resection for metastatic colonic carcinoma under thoraco-laparotomy with right oblique incision: case report
    Atsushi Nanashima
    Division of Surgical Oncology, Department of Translational Medical Sciences, Nagasaki University Graduate School of Biomedical Sciences, Japan
    Hepatogastroenterology 56:1362-5. 2009
    ..For metastatic tumors simultaneously located in the right subphrenic part of the liver and the lower part of the right lung, thoraco-laparoscopy-assisted complete resection is a safe and useful option to achieve curative treatment...
  37. doi Reducing the incidence of post-hepatectomy hepatic complications by preoperatively applying parameters predictive of liver function
    Atsushi Nanashima
    Division of Surgical Oncology, Department of Translational Medical Sciences, Nagasaki University Graduate School of Biomedical Sciences, 1 7 1 Sakamoto, Nagasaki, 852 8501, Japan
    J Hepatobiliary Pancreat Sci 17:871-8. 2010
    ..Using these indications before surgery in patients who underwent hepatectomy between 2004 and 2008, we compared the prevalences of postoperative complications in the the two groups of patients...
  38. pmc Does the placement of a cystic duct tube after a hepatic resection help reduce the incidence of post-operative bile leak?
    Atsushi Nanashima
    Division of Surgical Oncology, Department of Surgery, Nagasaki University Graduate School of Biomedical Sciences, Nagasaki, Japan
    HPB (Oxford) 15:517-22. 2013
    ..In this retrospective study, the effects of cystic duct (C) tube use on the incidence of post-hepatectomy bile leak were assessed...
  39. doi Correlation between morphological and functional liver volume in each sector using integrated SPECT/CT imaging by computed tomography and technetium-99m galactosyl serum albumin scintigraphy in patients with various diseases who had undergone hepatectomy
    Atsushi Nanashima
    Department of Surgery, Division of Surgical Oncology, Nagasaki University Graduate School of Biomedical Sciences, 1 7 1 Sakamoto, Nagasaki, Japan
    Nucl Med Commun 34:652-9. 2013
    ....
  40. ncbi Additional radical surgery after colonoscopic snare polypectomy for T1 colorectal cancer: use of the minilaparotomy approach
    Tohru Nakagoe
    First Department of Surgery, Nagasaki University School of Medicine, Nagasaki, Japan
    Int Surg 89:10-4. 2004
    ..The minilaparotomy approach is suitable for an additional operation following colonoscopic polypectomy for T1 carcinoma, thus providing a minimally invasive alternative to conventional laparotomy...
  41. doi Functional liver reserve parameters predictive for posthepatectomy complications
    Atsushi Nanashima
    Division of Surgical Oncology, Department of Surgery, Nagasaki University Graduate School of Biomedical Sciences, Nagasaki, Japan Electronic address
    J Surg Res 185:127-35. 2013
    ..A comprehensive evaluation of preoperative liver functions is necessary for the prediction of the risk of posthepatectomy complications...
  42. doi Usefulness of examining hepatic functional volume using technetium-99m galactosyl serum albumin scintigraphy in hepatocellular carcinoma
    Atsushi Nanashima
    Department of Surgery, Division of Surgical Oncology, Nagasaki University Graduate School of Biomedical Sciences, Nagasaki, Japan
    Nucl Med Commun 34:478-88. 2013
    ..To this end, we examined the relationship using data from surgical records of 67 patients with hepatocellular carcinoma who underwent hepatectomy...
  43. doi Relationship between microvessel count and clinicopathological characteristics and postoperative survival in patients with pancreatic carcinoma
    Atsushi Nanashima
    Division of Surgical Oncology, Department of Translational Medical Sciences, Nagasaki University Graduate School of Biomedical Sciences, Nagasaki, Japan
    Hepatogastroenterology 59:1964-9. 2012
    ..The present study aimed to elucidate the relationship between microvessel count (MVC) according to CD34 expression and clinicopathological characteristics or prognosis in pancreatic carcinoma (PC) patients who underwent hepatectomy...
  44. doi Preoperative diagnosis of lymph node metastasis in biliary and pancreatic carcinomas: evaluation of the combination of multi-detector CT and serum CA19-9 level
    Atsushi Nanashima
    Division of Surgical Oncology, Nagasaki University Hospital, 1 7 1 Sakamoto, Nagasaki 852 8501, Japan
    Dig Dis Sci 55:3617-26. 2010
    ..It is difficult to diagnose lymph node metastasis in biliary and pancreas carcinomas before surgery...
  45. ncbi Clinicopathological and intraoperative parameters associated with postoperative hepatic complications
    Atsushi Nanashima
    Division of Surgical Oncology, Department of Translational Medical Sciences, Nagasaki University Graduate School of Biomedical Sciences, 1 7 1 Sakamoto, Nagasaki 852 8501, Japan
    Hepatogastroenterology 54:839-43. 2007
    ..To predict the risk of liver dysfunction associated complications after hepatectomy, we evaluated perioperative parameters in patients after hepatectomy...
  46. ncbi Vascular transection using endovascular stapling in hepatic resection
    Atsushi Nanashima
    Division of Surgical Oncology, Department of Translational Medical Sciences Nagasaki University Graduate School of Biomedical Sciences, 1 7 1 Sakamoto, Nagasaki 852 8501, Japan
    Hepatogastroenterology 56:498-500. 2009
    ..Vascular transection using vascular stapler could be performed safely and rapidly during anatomical hepatic resection...
  47. ncbi Survival and recurrence after a sphincter-saving resection and abdominoperineal resection for adenocarcinoma of the rectum at or below the peritoneal reflection: a multivariate analysis
    Tohru Nakagoe
    First Department of Surgery, Nagasaki University School of Medicine, 1 7 1 Sakamoto, Nagasaki 852 8501, Japan
    Surg Today 34:32-9. 2004
    ....
  48. doi Prognosis of patients with hepatocellular carcinoma after hepatic resection: are elderly patients suitable for surgery?
    Atsushi Nanashima
    Division of Surgical Oncology, Department of Surgery, Nagasaki University Hospital, Sakamoto, Nagasaki, Japan
    J Surg Oncol 104:284-91. 2011
    ..The indication for hepatectomy is still controversial in elderly patients with hepatocellular carcinoma (HCC). We examined the clinicopathological features and survival of 188 HCC patients who underwent hepatectomy...
  49. ncbi Surgical treatment and adjuvant chemotherapy in hepatocellular carcinoma patients with advanced vascular involvement
    Atsushi Nanashima
    Division of Surgical Oncology, Department of Translational Medical Sciences, Nagasaki University Graduate School of Biomedical Sciences, 1 7 1 Sakamoto, Nagasaki 852 8501, Japan
    Hepatogastroenterology 55:627-32. 2008
    ..In advanced hepatocellular carcinoma (HCC) with vascular involvement of major vessels, patients have a poor prognosis after surgical treatment...
  50. ncbi Distal intramural spread is an independent prognostic factor for distant metastasis and poor outcome in patients with rectal cancer: a multivariate analysis
    Tohru Nakagoe
    First Department of Surgery, Nagasaki University School of Medicine, Nagasaki, Japan
    Ann Surg Oncol 10:163-70. 2003
    ..The aim of this study was to clarify the prognostic value of distal intramural spread of tumor for survival and recurrence in patients with rectal cancer...
  51. doi Synergic effect of photodynamic therapy using talaporfin sodium with conventional anticancer chemotherapy for the treatment of bile duct carcinoma
    Yoshikazu Nonaka
    Division of Surgical Oncology, Department of Surgery, Nagasaki University Graduate School of Biomedical Sciences, Nagasaki, Japan
    J Surg Res 181:234-41. 2013
    ..The study objective was to evaluate the synergic effect of PDT using a new photosensitizer, talaporfin sodium (Laserphyrin), in combination with conventional anticancer drug treatments...
  52. doi Safety of hepatectomy accompanying combined resection of other organs
    Atsushi Nanashima
    Division of Surgical Oncology and Department of Surgery, Nagasaki University Hospital, Nagasaki, Japan
    Hepatogastroenterology 59:1915-20. 2012
    ..The present study analyzed postoperative outcomes for patients who underwent hepatectomy accompanied by resection of other organs, to clarify operative safety...
  53. doi Does fibrin glue prevent biliary and pancreatic fistula after surgical resection?
    Atsushi Nanashima
    Nagasaki University Graduate School of Biomedical Sciences, Nagasaki, Japan
    Hepatogastroenterology 59:1544-7. 2012
    ..We examined surgical results of fibrin glue use in patients who underwent hepatectomy or pancreatectomy to assess the efficacy of its use...
  54. doi Tumor marker levels before and after curative treatment of hepatocellular carcinoma as predictors of patient survival
    Atsushi Nanashima
    Division of Surgical Oncology and Department of Surgery, Nagasaki University Hospital, 1 7 1 Sakamoto, Nagasaki, 8528501, Japan
    Dig Dis Sci 56:3086-100. 2011
    ..Protein-induced vitamin K absence or antagonist II (PIVKA-II) is a sensitive diagnostic marker. Changes in these markers after treatment may reflect curability and predict outcome...
  55. doi Usefulness of sonazoid-ultrasonography during hepatectomy in patients with liver tumors: A preliminary study
    Atsushi Nanashima
    Division of Surgical Oncology, Department of Translational Medical Sciences, Nagasaki University Graduate School of Biomedical Sciences, Nagasaki, Japan
    J Surg Oncol 103:152-7. 2011
    ..To improve diagnostic accuracy of intraoperative ultrasonography (IOUS), we investigated the usefulness of new contrast medium of microbubble agent, Sonazoid as a preliminary study...
  56. ncbi Measurement of serum marker for bone metastasis (1-CTP) in hepatobiliary and pancreas malignancies
    Atsushi Nanashima
    Division of Surgical Oncology, Department of Translational Medical Sciences, Nagasaki University Graduate School of Biomedical Sciences, 1 7 1 Sakamoto, Nagasaki 8528501, Japan
    Hepatogastroenterology 57:694-7. 2010
    ..To clarify the significance of 1CTP in hepato-biliary pancreas malignancies, we examined the relationship between clinicopathological features and serum level of 1CTP...
  57. doi Selecting treatment for hepatocellular carcinoma based on the results of hepatic resection and local ablation therapy
    Atsushi Nanashima
    Division of Surgical Oncology, Nagasaki University Hospital, Nagasaki, Japan
    J Surg Oncol 101:481-5. 2010
    ..First-line treatment for <or=3 hepatocellular carcinomas (HCCs) <or=3 cm in size remains controversial. The superiority of survival benefit needs to be clarified between these modalities for such lesions...
  58. doi Relationship between pattern of tumor enhancement and clinicopathologic characteristics in intrahepatic cholangiocarcinoma
    Atsushi Nanashima
    Division of Surgical Oncology, Department of Translational Medical Sciences, Nagasaki University Graduate School of Biomedical Sciences, Nagasaki, Japan
    J Surg Oncol 98:535-9. 2008
    ..To identify the specific characteristics of different enhancement patterns, we examined the relationship between CT enhancement pattern and clinicopathological features or postoperative prognosis...
  59. ncbi Clinical significance of measuring urinary sulfated bile acids in adult patients with hepatobiliary diseases
    Atsushi Nanashima
    Division of Surgical Oncology Department of Translational Medical Sciences Nagasaki University Graduate School of Biomedical Sciences, 1 7 1 Sakamoto, Nagasaki, 8528501, Japan
    Hepatogastroenterology 56:299-302. 2009
    ..Measurement of urinary sulfated bile acid (USBA) level is a simple urine test that reflects the degree of cholestasis in newborns. The aim of this study was to clarify the clinical significances of this test for liver diseases in adults...
  60. ncbi Evaluation of new prognostic staging systems (SLiDe score) for hepatocellular carcinoma patients who underwent hepatectomy
    Atsushi Nanashima
    Division of Surgical Oncology, Department of Translational Medical Sciences, Nagasaki University Graduate School of Biomedical Sciences, 1 7 1 Sakamoto, Nagasaki 852 8501, Japan
    Hepatogastroenterology 56:1137-40. 2009
    ..We examined 207 HCC patients following hepatic resection to determine the usefulness of this staging system for HCC patients after surgery...
  61. ncbi Clinical significance of portal vein embolization before right hepatectomy
    Atsushi Nanashima
    Division of Surgical Oncology, Nagasaki University Graduate School of Biomedical Sciences, Nagasaki, Japan
    Hepatogastroenterology 56:773-7. 2009
    ..To identify clinical significances of portal vein embolization (PVE) prior to major hepatectomy, we examined clinical parameters and outcome after right hepatectomy in patients who underwent PVE...
  62. ncbi An experience of hepatopancreatoduodenectomy in patients with hepatobiliary malignancies
    Atsushi Nanashima
    Division of Surgical Oncology, Department of Translational Medical Sciences, Nagasaki University Graduate School of Biomedical Sciences 1 7 1 Sakamoto, Nagasaki 852 8501, Japan
    Hepatogastroenterology 55:1691-4. 2008
    ..In the advanced stage of hepatobiliary malignancies, concurrent hepatopancreatoduodenectomy (HPD) is necessary to accomplish curative resection, even though high rates of morbidity and mortality still remain...
  63. doi Usefulness of measuring hepatic functional volume using Technetium-99m galactosyl serum albumin scintigraphy in bile duct carcinoma: report of two cases
    Atsushi Nanashima
    Division of Surgical Oncology, Department of Translational Medical Sciences, Nagasaki University Graduate School of Biomedical Sciences, 1 7 1 Sakamoto, Nagasaki, 852 8501, Japan
    J Hepatobiliary Pancreat Surg 16:386-93. 2009
    ..In the liver with biliary obstruction or portal embolization, functional liver volume is decreased more than morphological volume. Measurement of functional volume provides useful information for deciding operative indication...
  64. ncbi Immunohistochemical analysis of tumor biological factors in hepatocellular carcinoma: relationship to clinicopathological factors and prognosis after hepatic resection
    Atsushi Nanashima
    Division of Surgical Oncology, Department of Translational Medical Sciences, Nagasaki University Graduate School of Biomedical Sciences, 1 7 1 Sakamoto, 852 8501, Nagasaki, Japan
    J Gastroenterol 39:148-54. 2004
    ..This study was designed to provide an immunohistochemical analysis of tumor biological factors in patients who underwent hepatectomy for HCC...
  65. doi Usefulness of omental wrapping to prevent biliary leakage and delayed gastric emptying in left hepatectomy
    Atsushi Nanashima
    Department of Translational Medical Sciences, Nagasaki University Graduate School of Biomedical Sciences, Nagasaki, Japan
    Hepatogastroenterology 59:847-50. 2012
    ..We examined clinical and surgical parameters after left hepatectomy with or without biliary reconstruction in 79 patients...
  66. ncbi Intraductal papillary neoplasm of the bile duct extending superficially from the intrahepatic to extrahepatic bile duct
    Atsushi Nanashima
    Division of Surgical Oncology, Department of Translational Medical Sciences, Nagasaki University Graduate School of Biomedical Sciences, Japan
    J Gastroenterol 41:495-9. 2006
    ..It is important to consider malignancy in the presence of a dilated bile duct and in the absence of any cause of occlusion. Complete resection of IPNB results in a good prognosis and no recurrence...
  67. ncbi Adjuvant photodynamic therapy for bile duct carcinoma after surgery: a preliminary study
    Atsushi Nanashima
    Division of Surgical Oncology, Department of Translational Medical Sciences, Nagasaki University Graduate School of Biomedical Sciences, 1 7 1 Sakamoto, 852 8501, Nagasaki, Japan
    J Gastroenterol 39:1095-101. 2004
    ..Photodynamic therapy (PDT) is a new palliative option in patients with non-resectable bile duct carcinoma (BDC). Here, we assessed the efficacy of adjuvant photodynamic therapy in eight patients with BDC who underwent surgical resection...
  68. ncbi Comparison of outcome of hepatectomy with thoraco-abdominal or abdominal approach
    Atsushi Nanashima
    Division of Surgical Oncology, Department of Surgery, Nagasaki University Graduate School of Biomedical Sciences, Nagasaki, Japan
    Hepatogastroenterology 57:336-43. 2010
    ..Thoraco-abdominal approach is a suitable choice for hepatectomy to secure good view for mobilization. The aim of this study was to assess efficacy of thoraco-abdominal approach (TAA) for hepatectomy...
  69. ncbi Treatment of concomitant gastric varices in patients with hepatocellular carcinoma at a single Japanese institute
    Atsushi Nanashima
    Division of Surgical Oncology, Department of Translational Medical Sciences, Nagasaki University Graduate School of Biomedical Sciences, 1 7 1 Sakamoto, Nagasaki 852 8501, Japan
    Hepatogastroenterology 56:857-60. 2009
    ..Portal hypertension and hypersplenism were significantly improved. Simultaneous operation with Hassab's procedure and hepatectomy is useful and can be safely performed in HCC patients with gastric varices...
  70. ncbi Differences in prognosis of colorectal cancer patients based on the expression of sialyl Lewisa, sialyl Lewisx and sialyl Tn antigens in serum and tumor tissue
    Shinji Akamine
    First Department of Surgery, Nagasaki University School of Medicine, Nagasaki, Japan
    Anticancer Res 24:2541-6. 2004
    ..To clarify the differences in prognosis of colorectal cancer patients based on the expression of sialyl Lewisaa sialyl Lewisx and sialyl Tn antigens in serum and tumor tissue...
  71. ncbi An experience of treatment of postoperative biliary stricture at a single Japanese institute
    Atsushi Nanashima
    Division of Surgical Oncology, Department of Translational Medical Sciences, Nagasaki University Graduate School of Biomedical Sciences, 1 7 1 Sakamoto, Nagasaki 852 8501, Japan
    Hepatogastroenterology 56:43-6. 2009
    ..Complete resection of stricture and anastomosis between normal bile duct and intestine might be necessary. Indication of placement of metallic stent in stricture was thought to be carefully considered...
  72. doi Characteristics of bile duct carcinoma with superficial extension in the epithelium
    Atsushi Nanashima
    Division of Surgical Oncology, Department of Translational Medical Sciences, Nagasaki University Graduate School of Biomedical Sciences, 1 7 1 Sakamoto, Nagasaki, 852 8501, Japan
    World J Surg 33:1255-8. 2009
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  73. ncbi Analysis of tumor morphology in metastatic colorectal cancer: does this classification have any clinical significance?
    Atsushi Nanashima
    The First Department of Surgery, Nagasaki University School of Medicine, 1 7 1 Sakamoto, Nagasaki 852 8501, Japan
    J Gastroenterol 37:791-7. 2002
    ..Macroscopic classification of metastatic liver tumors has been recommended to predict patient prognosis...
  74. ncbi The relationship between circulating interleukin-6 and carcinoembryonic antigen in patients with colorectal cancer
    Tohru Nakagoe
    First Department of Surgery, Nagasaki University School of Medicine, 1 7 1 Sakamoto, Nagasaki 852 8501, Japan
    Anticancer Res 23:3561-4. 2003
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  75. doi Comparison of postoperative morbidity in elderly patients who underwent pancreatic resection
    Atsushi Nanashima
    Department of Surgery, Nagasaki University Hospital, Nagasaki, Japan
    Hepatogastroenterology 59:1141-6. 2012
    ..Operative indications for pancreatectomy in elderly patients with pancreatic disease remain controversial. We examined clinicopathological characteristics and early outcomes in each generation of 147 patients who underwent pancreatectomy...
  76. ncbi Comparative study of anastomosis in pancreaticogastrostomy and pancreaticojejunostomy after pancreaticoduodenectomy
    Atsushi Nanashima
    Division of Surgical Oncology, Department of Translational Medical Sciences, Nagasaki University Graduate School of Biomedical Sciences, Nagasaki, Japan
    Hepatogastroenterology 54:1243-6. 2007
    ..To clarify differences between the two procedures, we examined 66 patients who underwent PD and compared clinical and histological parameters, surgical records and patient outcomes...
  77. ncbi Increased serum levels of interleukin-6 in malnourished patients with colorectal cancer
    Tohru Nakagoe
    First Department of Surgery, Nagasaki University School of Medicine, 1 7 1 Sakamoto, Nagasaki 852 8501, Japan
    Cancer Lett 202:109-15. 2003
    ..041). The postoperative median serum level of IL-6 in the malnourished group also tended to be higher. In conclusion, the peri-operative IL-6 response may be activated in malnourished colorectal cancer patients...
  78. ncbi Minilaparotomy approach for the resection of laterally spreading tumors of the colon
    Tohru Nakagoe
    First Department of Surgery, Nagasaki University School of Medicine, 1 7 1 Sakamoto, Nagasaki 852 8501, Japan
    Surg Today 34:737-41. 2004
    ..We report our experience of using the minimally invasive minilaparotomy approach to resect colonic laterally spreading tumors (LSTs) that could not be removed by colonoscopic snare polypectomy...
  79. ncbi Clinicopathology and prognosis of mucinous gastric carcinoma
    Shigekazu Hidaka
    Division of Surgical Oncology, Department of Translational Medical Sciences, Nagasaki University Graduate School of Biomedical Sciences, Nagasaki, Japan
    Hepatogastroenterology 55:791-4. 2008
    ..To clarify the clinical significance of mucinous histological type in gastric cancer, we studied clinicopathological characteristics of MGC tumors and prognosis of patients...
  80. ncbi The use of a mini-laparotomy in total abdominal colectomy for mucosal ulcerative colitis
    Tohru Nakagoe
    First Department of Surgery, Nagasaki University School of Medicine, 1 7 1 Sakamoto, Nagasaki 852 8501, Japan
    Hepatogastroenterology 50:704-8. 2003
    ..The aim of this study was to compare outcomes utilizing a mini-laparotomy approach to total abdominal colectomy for mucosal ulcerative colitis with those of the conventional approach...
  81. ncbi Difference in prognostic value between sialyl Lewis(a) and sialyl Lewis(x) antigen levels in the preoperative serum of gastric cancer patients
    Tohru Nakagoe
    First Department of Surgery, Nagasaki University School of Medicine, Sasebo, Nagasaki, Japan
    J Clin Gastroenterol 34:408-15. 2002
    ..In conclusion, an elevated preoperative serum SLX level was a predictor for poor outcome after resection for gastric cancer, whereas CA19-9 was not...
  82. ncbi Thoracoscopy-assisted radiofrequency ablation liver cancer. Report of three cases
    Atsushi Nanashima
    Division of Surgical Oncology, Department of Translational Medical Sciences, Nagasaki University Graduate School of Biomedical Sciences, Nagasaki, Japan
    Hepatogastroenterology 54:241-5. 2007
    ..For liver cancer located in the right subphrenic dome of the liver, thoracoscopy-assisted ablation is a safe and useful option particularly in patients with poor hepatic function...
  83. ncbi Usefulness of the combination procedure of crash clamping and vessel sealing for hepatic resection
    Atsushi Nanashima
    Division of Surgical Oncology, Department of Translational Medical Sciences, Nagasaki University Graduate School of Biomedical Sciences, Nagasaki, Japan
    J Surg Oncol 102:179-83. 2010
    ..Minimization of blood loss during resection of the hepatic parenchyma in hepatectomy remains a major problem. The usefulness of the LigaSure sealing system has been reported...
  84. ncbi Polymorphism in the thymidylate synthase promoter enhancer region is not an efficacious marker for tumor sensitivity to 5-fluorouracil-based oral adjuvant chemotherapy in colorectal cancer
    Takashi Tsuji
    Division of Surgical Oncology, Department of Translational Medical Sciences, Nagasaki University Graduate School of Biomedical Sciences, Nagasaki 852 8501, Japan
    Clin Cancer Res 9:3700-4. 2003
    ..91; P = 0.84). In conclusion, TSER genotype is not an efficacious marker for tumor sensitivity to 5-FU-based oral adjuvant chemotherapy for Japanese colorectal cancer patients after curative resection...
  85. ncbi Gasless video endoscopic transanal excision of rectal tumors incompletely removed by colonoscopic snare polypectomy
    Tohru Nakagoe
    First Department of Surgery, Nagasaki University School of Medicine, Nagasaki, Japan
    J Laparoendosc Adv Surg Tech A 13:99-103. 2003
    ..This report describes an experience with gasless video transanal endoscopic microsurgery (VTEM) to excise rectal tumors previously incompletely removed with colonoscopic snare polypectomy...
  86. ncbi Increased expression of sialyl Lewis(x) antigen as a prognostic factor in patients with stage 0, I, and II gastric cancer
    Tohru Nakagoe
    First Department of Surgery, Nagasaki University School of Medicine, 1 7 1 Sakamoto, 852 8501, Nagasaki, Japan
    Cancer Lett 175:213-21. 2002
    ..10). In conclusion, the increased expression of sialyl Le(x) antigen may serve as a prognostic factor after curative surgery for stages 0-II gastric cancer...
  87. ncbi Usefulness and application of the liver hanging maneuver for anatomical liver resections
    Atsushi Nanashima
    Division of Surgical Oncology, Department of Translational Medical Sciences, Nagasaki University Graduate School of Biomedical Sciences, 1 7 1 Sakamoto, Nagasaki 852 8501, Japan
    World J Surg 32:2070-6. 2008
    ..The liver hanging maneuver is a useful procedure for transection of adequate cut plane in anatomical liver resections and may reduce intraoperative bleeding and transection time...
  88. ncbi Principle of perioperative management for hepatic resection and education for young surgeons
    Atsushi Nanashima
    Division of Surgical Oncology, Department of Translational Medical Sciences, Nagasaki University Graduate School of Biomedical Sciences, Nagasaki, Japan
    Hepatogastroenterology 55:587-91. 2008
    ..The establishment of basic policy and operative techniques for hepatectomy and stepwise training for young hepatic surgeons are necessary...
  89. ncbi Local rectal tumor resection results: gasless, video-endoscopic transanal excision versus the conventional posterior approach
    Tohru Nakagoe
    First Department of Surgery, Nagasaki University School of Medicine, 1 7 1 Sakamoto, Nagasaki 852 8501, Japan
    World J Surg 27:197-202. 2003
    ..In conclusion, gasless VTEM is less invasive and allows shorter hospitalizations and reduced complications than the conventional posterior approach, thereby providing an attractive alternative for selected patients...
  90. ncbi Surgical treatments in cystic diseases of the liver: experience at a single center in Japan
    Atsushi Nanashima
    Division of Surgical Oncology, Department of Translational Medical Sciences, Nagasaki University Graduate School of Biomedical Sciences 1 7 1 Sakamoto, Nagasaki 852 8501, Japan
    Hepatogastroenterology 54:849-53. 2007
    ..We report here our own experience of 5 patients with cystic liver diseases (CLD)...
  91. ncbi Congenital intrathoracic kidney with right Bochdalek defect
    Masayuki Obatake
    Division of Surgical Oncology, Nagasaki University Graduate School of Biomedical Sciences, 1 7 1, Sakamoto, Nagasaki 852 8501, Japan
    Pediatr Surg Int 22:861-3. 2006
    ..The kidney was thought to have been pushed this high by the small intestine and left lobe of the liver, which had also herniated through the defect. Postoperative hemodynamics and renal function were normal...
  92. doi Long-term results of chest wall reconstruction with DualMesh
    Takeshi Nagayasu
    Division of Surgical Oncology, Department of Surgery, Nagasaki University Graduate School of Biomedical Sciences, 1 7 1 Sakamoto, Nagasaki 852 8501, Japan
    Interact Cardiovasc Thorac Surg 11:581-4. 2010
    ..DualMesh has the potential to become an ideal prosthesis for the bony chest wall as an alternative to conventional polytetrafluoroethylene or polypropylene grafts...
  93. ncbi Analysis of apoptotic effects induced by photodynamic therapy in a human biliary cancer cell line
    Takashi Nonaka
    Department of Regenerative Oral Surgery, Nagasaki University Graduate School of Biomedical Sciences, 1 7 1 Sakamoto, Nagasaki 852 8588, Japan
    Anticancer Res 30:2113-8. 2010
    ..This study investigated the mechanisms of human biliary cancer cell death by PDT by focusing on apoptosis induction in vitro and in vivo...
  94. ncbi Factors affecting survival after bronchoplasty and broncho-angioplasty for lung cancer: single institutional review of 147 patients
    Takeshi Nagayasu
    Division of Surgical Oncology, Department of Translational Medical Sciences, Nagasaki University Graduate School of Biomedical Sciences, 1 7 1 Sakamoto, Nagasaki 852 8501, Japan
    Eur J Cardiothorac Surg 29:585-90. 2006
    ..Multivariate analysis was done to determine potential prognostic factors for both procedures based on our 20-year single-center experience...
  95. ncbi Minilaparotomy approach to terminal ileal Crohn's disease
    Tohru Nakagoe
    First Department of Surgery, Nagasaki University School of Medicine, 1 7 1 Sakamoto, Nagasaki 852 8501, Japan
    World J Surg 26:721-5. 2002
    ..Our data suggest that the minilaparotomy approach to terminal ileal Crohn's disease without an enteric fistula is feasible, safe, and less invasive than the conventional approach...
  96. ncbi [CPT-11 hepatic arterial injection plus oral UFT administration for liver metastasis of rectal cancer--report of two cases]
    Terumitsu Sawai
    First Dept of Surgery, Nagasaki University School of Medicine
    Gan To Kagaku Ryoho 29:1469-73. 2002
    ..These results suggest that combined chemotherapy of CPT-11 by hepatic arterial injection and oral administration of UFT is an effective treatment for liver metastases of rectal cancer...
  97. ncbi Right paramedian sectoriectomy using the double liver hanging maneuver
    Atsushi Nanashima
    Surgery 142:430-1. 2007
  98. ncbi Ets-1 proto-oncogene as a potential predictor for poor prognosis of lung adenocarcinoma
    Eiichiro Yamaguchi
    Division of Surgical Oncology, Nagasaki University Graduate School of Biomedical Sciences, 1 7 1 Sakamoto, Nagasaki852 8501, Japan
    Tohoku J Exp Med 213:41-50. 2007
    ..Ets-1 appears to be a useful predictor of poor prognosis after surgical resection in lung adenocarcinoma patients. Ets-1 expression could be used to evaluate the malignant behaviors of lung adenocarcinomas...
  99. ncbi Hepatocellular carcinoma in a male patient with early stage (stage I) primary biliary cirrhosis
    Yoshiko Kadokawa
    Second Department of Internal Medicine, Nagasaki University School of Medicine, 1 7 1 Sakamoto, Nagasaki 852 8501
    Intern Med 44:207-11. 2005
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  100. ncbi [Liver transplantation for hepatocellular carcinoma: experience at an Australian transplantation unit]
    Atsushi Nanashima
    First Department of Surgery, Nagasaki University School of Medicine, Nagasaki, Japan
    Nihon Geka Gakkai Zasshi 103:381-5. 2002
    ..Thus some problems remain in LTx for HCC, including the recurrence of hepatitis in hepatitis C and tumor recurrence in cases with high-risk factors based on the pathologic findings...
  101. ncbi Decrease of telomeres and increase of interstitial telomeric sites in chromosomes of short-term cultured gastric carcinoma cells detected by fluorescence in situ hybridization
    Kiyotaka Kashima
    Division of Surgical Oncology, Nagasaki University Graduate School of Biomedical Sciences, Nagasaki, Japan
    Anticancer Res 26:2849-55. 2006
    ....