Shuji Iritani

Summary

Affiliation: Nagoya University
Country: Japan

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint What happens in the brain of schizophrenia patients?: an investigation from the viewpoint of neuropathology
    Shuji Iritani
    Department of Psychiatry, Nagoya University Graduate School of Medicine, Nagoya, Japan
    Nagoya J Med Sci 75:11-28. 2013
  2. doi request reprint An atypical autopsy case of Lewy body disease with clinically diagnosed major depression: a clinical, radiological and pathological study
    Shuji Iritani
    Department of Psychiatry, Nagoya University Graduate School of Medicine, Nagoya, Japan
    Neuropathology 28:652-9. 2008
  3. doi request reprint Immunohistochemical study of vesicle monoamine transporter 2 in the hippocampal formation of PCP-treated mice
    Shuji Iritani
    Department of Psychiatry, Graduate School of Medicine, Nagoya University, 65 Tsurumai, Showa Ku, Nagoya, Aichi 466 8550, Japan
    Neurosci Res 68:125-30. 2010
  4. doi request reprint Impact of dementia on cancer discovery and pain
    Shuji Iritani
    Department of Psychiatry, Graduate School of Medicine, Nagoya University, Aichi, Japan
    Psychogeriatrics 11:6-13. 2011
  5. doi request reprint Immunohistochemical study of vesicle monoamine transporter 2 in the hippocampal region of genetic animal model of schizophrenia
    Shuji Iritani
    Department of Psychiatry, Graduate School of Medicine, Nagoya University, 65 Tsurumai, Showa Ku, Nagoya, Aichi 466 8550, Japan
    Synapse 64:948-53. 2010
  6. doi request reprint Clinicopathological study of diffuse neurofibrillary tangles with calcification. With special reference to TDP-43 proteinopathy and alpha-synucleinopathy
    Chikako Habuchi
    Department of Psychiatry, Nagoya University Graduate School of Medicine, Tsurumai cho, Showa Ku, Nagoya, Aichi ken 466 8550, Japan
    J Neurol Sci 301:77-85. 2011
  7. ncbi request reprint [Autopsy case of Lewy body dementia associated with abundant argyrophilic grains]
    Kenichi Oshima
    Department of Psychiatry, Tokyo Metropolitan Matsuzawa Hospital, 2 1 1 Kamikitazawa, Setagaya Ku, Tokyo 156 0057, Japan
    No To Shinkei 57:695-700. 2005
  8. doi request reprint Effects of aging on the morphologies of Heschl's gyrus and the superior temporal gyrus in schizophrenia: a postmortem study
    Youta Torii
    Department of Psychiatry, Graduate School of Medicine, Nagoya University, 65 Tsurumai, Showa Ku, Nagoya, Aichi 466 8550, Japan
    Schizophr Res 134:137-42. 2012
  9. doi request reprint Presenile dementia diagnosed as posterior cortical atrophy
    Ayami Tsunoda
    Department of Psychiatry, Nagoya University Graduate School of Medicine, Nagoya, Aichi, Japan
    Psychogeriatrics 11:171-6. 2011
  10. ncbi request reprint [An autopsy case of senile dementia with pathological features of Parkinson's disease]
    Kenichi Oshima
    Department of Psychiatry, Tokyo Metropolitan Matsuzawa Hospital, 2 1 1 Kamikitazawa, Setagaya Ku, Tokyo 156 0057, Japan
    No To Shinkei 56:603-6. 2004

Detail Information

Publications21

  1. ncbi request reprint What happens in the brain of schizophrenia patients?: an investigation from the viewpoint of neuropathology
    Shuji Iritani
    Department of Psychiatry, Nagoya University Graduate School of Medicine, Nagoya, Japan
    Nagoya J Med Sci 75:11-28. 2013
    ..In that sense, neuropathological studies of this disease from new viewpoints have become essential...
  2. doi request reprint An atypical autopsy case of Lewy body disease with clinically diagnosed major depression: a clinical, radiological and pathological study
    Shuji Iritani
    Department of Psychiatry, Nagoya University Graduate School of Medicine, Nagoya, Japan
    Neuropathology 28:652-9. 2008
    ..Furthermore, it must be noted that some patients diagnosed with LLMD clinically may develop pathology of DLB without the typical or usual clinical symptoms...
  3. doi request reprint Immunohistochemical study of vesicle monoamine transporter 2 in the hippocampal formation of PCP-treated mice
    Shuji Iritani
    Department of Psychiatry, Graduate School of Medicine, Nagoya University, 65 Tsurumai, Showa Ku, Nagoya, Aichi 466 8550, Japan
    Neurosci Res 68:125-30. 2010
    ..Since insufficient or excess release of neurotransmitter might alter neurochemical function and neurotransmission, VMAT2 might be an important target for biological research in psychiatric disease including schizophrenia...
  4. doi request reprint Impact of dementia on cancer discovery and pain
    Shuji Iritani
    Department of Psychiatry, Graduate School of Medicine, Nagoya University, Aichi, Japan
    Psychogeriatrics 11:6-13. 2011
    ..The aim of the present study was to retrospectively evaluate how dementia modified the cancer discovery process, frequency of cancer pain reports and analgesic-narcotic use at a large psychiatric hospital...
  5. doi request reprint Immunohistochemical study of vesicle monoamine transporter 2 in the hippocampal region of genetic animal model of schizophrenia
    Shuji Iritani
    Department of Psychiatry, Graduate School of Medicine, Nagoya University, 65 Tsurumai, Showa Ku, Nagoya, Aichi 466 8550, Japan
    Synapse 64:948-53. 2010
    ..In conclusion, these findings might be related the pathophysiology of this disease includes a monoaminergic transmission abnormality, based on the investigation in a genetically-modified mouse as schizophrenic model...
  6. doi request reprint Clinicopathological study of diffuse neurofibrillary tangles with calcification. With special reference to TDP-43 proteinopathy and alpha-synucleinopathy
    Chikako Habuchi
    Department of Psychiatry, Nagoya University Graduate School of Medicine, Tsurumai cho, Showa Ku, Nagoya, Aichi ken 466 8550, Japan
    J Neurol Sci 301:77-85. 2011
    ..These abnormal accumulations of TDP-43 might be involved in the pathological process of DNTC, having a close relationship to the FTLD-like psychiatric symptoms during the clinical course...
  7. ncbi request reprint [Autopsy case of Lewy body dementia associated with abundant argyrophilic grains]
    Kenichi Oshima
    Department of Psychiatry, Tokyo Metropolitan Matsuzawa Hospital, 2 1 1 Kamikitazawa, Setagaya Ku, Tokyo 156 0057, Japan
    No To Shinkei 57:695-700. 2005
    ..This report may contribute to the elucidation of the clinicopathological hallmarks of argyrophilic grain dementia and dementia with Lewy bodies...
  8. doi request reprint Effects of aging on the morphologies of Heschl's gyrus and the superior temporal gyrus in schizophrenia: a postmortem study
    Youta Torii
    Department of Psychiatry, Graduate School of Medicine, Nagoya University, 65 Tsurumai, Showa Ku, Nagoya, Aichi 466 8550, Japan
    Schizophr Res 134:137-42. 2012
    ..These findings indicate that the impact of aging has a greater effect on the WM in the STG in schizophrenic subjects than in normal individuals, although the pathological basis is still unclear...
  9. doi request reprint Presenile dementia diagnosed as posterior cortical atrophy
    Ayami Tsunoda
    Department of Psychiatry, Nagoya University Graduate School of Medicine, Nagoya, Aichi, Japan
    Psychogeriatrics 11:171-6. 2011
    ..The neuropathological background of PCA remains unclear. Therefore, the concept of PCA should be validated by the accumulation of information from more cases...
  10. ncbi request reprint [An autopsy case of senile dementia with pathological features of Parkinson's disease]
    Kenichi Oshima
    Department of Psychiatry, Tokyo Metropolitan Matsuzawa Hospital, 2 1 1 Kamikitazawa, Setagaya Ku, Tokyo 156 0057, Japan
    No To Shinkei 56:603-6. 2004
    ..That is, it is compatible with Parkinson's disease. We postulate that the clinical features of Parkinson's disease are more widespread than previously considered...
  11. doi request reprint Impairment of the tyrosine hydroxylase neuronal network in the orbitofrontal cortex of a genetically modified mouse model of schizophrenia
    Hirotaka Sekiguchi
    Department of Psychiatry, Graduate School of Medicine, Nagoya University, 65 Tsurumai, Showa Ku, Nagoya, Aichi 466 8550, Japan
    Brain Res 1392:47-53. 2011
    ..There is thought to be a dysfunction of a neurotransmitter such as dopamine and noradrenalin in the prefrontal cortex of these knockout mice...
  12. ncbi request reprint [An autopsy case of "progressive supranuclear palsy" without psychiatric or neurological signs]
    Kenichi Oshima
    Department of Psychiatry, Tokyo Metropolitan Matsuzawa Hospital, Department of Psychogeriatrics, Tokyo Institute of Psychiatry, Japan
    No To Shinkei 56:157-61. 2004
    ..Staining by Gallyas-Braak methods disclosed tuft-shaped astrocytes in the caudate nucleus, putamen, and thalamus. To our knowledge, this is the first report of "PSP" without psychiatric or neurological signs...
  13. ncbi request reprint Immunohistochemical study of the serotonergic neuronal system in an animal model of the mood disorder
    Shuji Iritani
    Department of Psychiatry, Nagoya University Graduate School of Medicine, Nagoya, Aichi 466 8550, Japan
    Exp Neurol 201:60-5. 2006
    ..These alterations may underlie the changes of serotonergic system observed in the brains of patients with the depressive disorder...
  14. ncbi request reprint [An autopsy case of argyrophilic grain dementia with abundant neurofibrillary tangles]
    Kenichi Oshima
    Department of Psychiatry, Tokyo Metropolitan Matsuzawa Hospital, Department of Psychogeriatrics, Tokyo Institute of Psychiatry, Tokyo, Japan
    No To Shinkei 55:133-8. 2003
    ..Sarkosyl-insoluble tau extracted from the temporal lobe consisted predominantly of four-repeat tau isoforms. To our knowledge, this is the first report of argyrophilic grain dementia complicated with tangle only dementia...
  15. ncbi request reprint The distribution of serotonin transporter immunoreactivity in hippocampal formation in monkeys and rats
    Toshimi Owashi
    Department of Psychiatry, Showa University School of Medicine, 1 5 8, Hatanodai, Shinagawa, Tokyo 142 8666, Japan
    Brain Res 1010:166-8. 2004
    ..However, in monkeys, punctuate 5-HTT-immunoreactive deposits and fewer fibers were observed. The species difference in 5-HTT immunohistochemical staining pattern may be caused by differences in localization of 5-HTT between species...
  16. ncbi request reprint Immunohistochemical study of brain-derived neurotrophic factor and its receptor, TrkB, in the hippocampal formation of schizophrenic brains
    Shuji Iritani
    Department of Psychiatry, Tokyo Metropolitan Matsuzawa Hospital, 2 1 1 Kamikitazawa, Setagaya, Tokyo 156 0057, Japan
    Prog Neuropsychopharmacol Biol Psychiatry 27:801-7. 2003
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  17. doi request reprint Effectiveness of low-dose milnacipran for a patient suffering from pain disorder with delusional disorder (somatic type) in the orofacial region
    Katsuyuki Ukai
    Kamiiida Daiichi General Hospital, 2 70 Kamiiida kitamachi, Kita ku, Nagoya, Japan
    Psychogeriatrics 13:99-102. 2013
    ..However, when sertraline was changed to milnacipran, all symptoms disappeared in a short period. We suggest that a small dose of milnacipran can be effective for controlling oral cenesthopathy as well as glossodynia. ..
  18. ncbi request reprint [Neuropathology of scizophrenia--from a new perspective]
    Shuji Iritani
    Department of Psychiatry, Nagoya University, Graduate School of Medicine, 65 Tsurumai Cho, Showa Ku, Nagoya 466 8550, Japan
    Brain Nerve 59:605-16. 2007
    ..It is important to consider together these findings with morphometric studies in neuropathological observation, neuroimaging studies and genome studies to pursue the etiology of schizophrenia from various perspectives...
  19. doi request reprint A case of dementia with Lewy bodies that temporarily showed symptoms similar to Creutzfeldt-Jakob disease
    Katsuyuki Ukai
    Kamiiida Daiichi General Hospital, Department of Psychiatry, Nagoya University Graduate School of Medicine, Nagoya, Japan
    Psychogeriatrics 10:201-5. 2010
    ..The present study describes a clinically atypical case with probable DLB and reviews similar cases in the literature, and we propose a rapidly progressive clinical subtype of DLB...
  20. ncbi request reprint Vascular complications in dementia with Lewy bodies: a postmortem study
    Daisuke Isojima
    Department of Psychiatry, School of Medicine, Yokohama City University, Japan
    Neuropathology 26:293-7. 2006
    ..Such vascular complications might affect the clinical manifestations, in particular, the initial symptom, of DLB...
  21. ncbi request reprint Neuropathology of schizophrenia: a mini review
    Shuji Iritani
    Department of Psychiatry, Nagoya University, Graduate School of Medicine, Nagoya, Japan
    Neuropathology 27:604-8. 2007
    ..It is important to consider together these findings with morphometric studies in neuropathological observation, neuroimaging studies and genome studies to pursue the etiology of schizophrenia from various perspectives...