J Yoshida

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Affiliation: National Cancer Center
Country: Japan

Publications

  1. doi request reprint Predictive factors of pathologically proven noninvasive tumor characteristics in T1aN0M0 peripheral non-small cell lung cancer
    Yoshihisa Shimada
    Division of Thoracic Surgery, National Cancer Center Hospital East, Kashiwa, Chiba, Japan
    Chest 141:1003-9. 2012
  2. doi request reprint Differences between squamous cell carcinoma and adenocarcinoma of the lung: are adenocarcinoma and squamous cell carcinoma prognostically equal?
    Akikazu Kawase
    Division of Thoracic Surgery, National Cancer Center Hospital East, Kashiwanoha, Kashiwa, Chiba, Japan
    Jpn J Clin Oncol 42:189-95. 2012
  3. ncbi request reprint Management of the peripheral small ground-glass opacities
    Junji Yoshida
    Division of Thoracic Surgery, Department of Thoracic Oncology, National Cancer Center Hospital East, 6 5 1, Kashiwanoha, Kashiwa, Chiba, 277 8577, Japan
    Thorac Surg Clin 17:191-201, viii. 2007
  4. ncbi request reprint Primary peripheral lung carcinoma smaller than 1 cm in diameter
    J Yoshida
    Department of Thoracic Oncology, National Cancer Center Hospital East, Kashiwa, Chiba, Japan
    Chest 114:710-2. 1998
  5. ncbi request reprint Limited resection trial for pulmonary ground-glass opacity nodules: fifty-case experience
    Junji Yoshida
    Department of Thoracic Oncology, National Cancer Center Hospital East, 6 5 1 Kashiwanoha, Kashiwa, Chiba 277 8577, Japan
    J Thorac Cardiovasc Surg 129:991-6. 2005
  6. doi request reprint Possible delayed cut-end recurrence after limited resection for ground-glass opacity adenocarcinoma, intraoperatively diagnosed as Noguchi type B, in three patients
    Junji Yoshida
    Department of Thoracic Oncology, National Cancer Center Hospital East, 6 5 1, Kashiwanoha, Kashiwa, Chiba 277 8577, Japan
    J Thorac Oncol 5:546-50. 2010
  7. doi request reprint Visceral pleura invasion impact on non-small cell lung cancer patient survival: its implications for the forthcoming TNM staging based on a large-scale nation-wide database
    Junji Yoshida
    Division of Thoracic Surgery, National Cancer Center Hospital East, Kashiwa, Chiba, Japan
    J Thorac Oncol 4:959-63. 2009
  8. ncbi request reprint Secretion of hCG/beta-hCG by squamous cell carcinoma of the lung in a 31-year-old female smoker
    J Yoshida
    Department of Thoracic Oncology, National Cancer Center Hospital East, Kashiwa, Chiba, Japan
    Jpn J Clin Oncol 30:163-6. 2000
  9. ncbi request reprint The role of computed tomographic scanning in diagnosing mediastinal node involvement in non-small cell lung cancer
    K Takamochi
    Division of Thoracic Oncology, National Cancer Center Hospital East, Chiba, Japan
    J Thorac Cardiovasc Surg 119:1135-40. 2000
  10. ncbi request reprint Clinical predictors of N2 disease in non-small cell lung cancer
    K Takamochi
    Division of Thoracic Oncology, National Cancer Center Hospital East, Chiba, Japan
    Chest 117:1577-82. 2000

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  1. doi request reprint Predictive factors of pathologically proven noninvasive tumor characteristics in T1aN0M0 peripheral non-small cell lung cancer
    Yoshihisa Shimada
    Division of Thoracic Surgery, National Cancer Center Hospital East, Kashiwa, Chiba, Japan
    Chest 141:1003-9. 2012
    ....
  2. doi request reprint Differences between squamous cell carcinoma and adenocarcinoma of the lung: are adenocarcinoma and squamous cell carcinoma prognostically equal?
    Akikazu Kawase
    Division of Thoracic Surgery, National Cancer Center Hospital East, Kashiwanoha, Kashiwa, Chiba, Japan
    Jpn J Clin Oncol 42:189-95. 2012
    ..We analyzed pulmonary squamous cell carcinoma and adenocarcinoma patient survival in our single institution database, to evaluate the relationship of histologic analysis to survival and tumor aggressiveness...
  3. ncbi request reprint Management of the peripheral small ground-glass opacities
    Junji Yoshida
    Division of Thoracic Surgery, Department of Thoracic Oncology, National Cancer Center Hospital East, 6 5 1, Kashiwanoha, Kashiwa, Chiba, 277 8577, Japan
    Thorac Surg Clin 17:191-201, viii. 2007
    ..Because high-resolution CT seems to predict noninvasive or minimally invasive GGO lung cancers with high reliability, less invasive treatments like radiofrequency ablation have greater appeal...
  4. ncbi request reprint Primary peripheral lung carcinoma smaller than 1 cm in diameter
    J Yoshida
    Department of Thoracic Oncology, National Cancer Center Hospital East, Kashiwa, Chiba, Japan
    Chest 114:710-2. 1998
    ..Primary peripheral lung carcinomas 1 cm or less in maximum dimension were reviewed to study the feasibility of limited surgery...
  5. ncbi request reprint Limited resection trial for pulmonary ground-glass opacity nodules: fifty-case experience
    Junji Yoshida
    Department of Thoracic Oncology, National Cancer Center Hospital East, 6 5 1 Kashiwanoha, Kashiwa, Chiba 277 8577, Japan
    J Thorac Cardiovasc Surg 129:991-6. 2005
    ..This study was undertaken to determine the recurrence rate after limited resection of small lung carcinoma and to evaluate intraoperative frozen-section examination accuracy for Noguchi classification...
  6. doi request reprint Possible delayed cut-end recurrence after limited resection for ground-glass opacity adenocarcinoma, intraoperatively diagnosed as Noguchi type B, in three patients
    Junji Yoshida
    Department of Thoracic Oncology, National Cancer Center Hospital East, 6 5 1, Kashiwanoha, Kashiwa, Chiba 277 8577, Japan
    J Thorac Oncol 5:546-50. 2010
    ..However, recently three of the 24 patients, with mixed GGO lesions intraoperatively diagnosed as type B, developed a solid lesion at the cut-end scar...
  7. doi request reprint Visceral pleura invasion impact on non-small cell lung cancer patient survival: its implications for the forthcoming TNM staging based on a large-scale nation-wide database
    Junji Yoshida
    Division of Thoracic Surgery, National Cancer Center Hospital East, Kashiwa, Chiba, Japan
    J Thorac Oncol 4:959-63. 2009
    ..The purpose of this study was to evaluate the impact of VPI on survival and propose a method of incorporating VPI status into the TNM classification...
  8. ncbi request reprint Secretion of hCG/beta-hCG by squamous cell carcinoma of the lung in a 31-year-old female smoker
    J Yoshida
    Department of Thoracic Oncology, National Cancer Center Hospital East, Kashiwa, Chiba, Japan
    Jpn J Clin Oncol 30:163-6. 2000
    ..Dysfunctional uterine bleeding disappeared and the patient is doing well, with no signs of recurrence, 9 months after the resection...
  9. ncbi request reprint The role of computed tomographic scanning in diagnosing mediastinal node involvement in non-small cell lung cancer
    K Takamochi
    Division of Thoracic Oncology, National Cancer Center Hospital East, Chiba, Japan
    J Thorac Cardiovasc Surg 119:1135-40. 2000
    ..We attempted to identify significant factors responsible for false-positive and false-negative scans...
  10. ncbi request reprint Clinical predictors of N2 disease in non-small cell lung cancer
    K Takamochi
    Division of Thoracic Oncology, National Cancer Center Hospital East, Chiba, Japan
    Chest 117:1577-82. 2000
    ..To identify clinical or radiologic predictors of mediastinal lymph node involvement in patients with non-small cell lung cancer, and to define the indications of preoperative mediastinoscopy...
  11. ncbi request reprint Clinicopathological characteristics of surgically resected lung cancer associated with idiopathic pulmonary fibrosis
    H Kawasaki
    Division of Thoracic Oncology, National Cancer Center Hospital East, Chiba, Japan
    J Surg Oncol 76:53-7. 2001
    ..We compared clinicopathological factors of lung cancer in patients with and without IPF...
  12. ncbi request reprint Synchronous double primary lung carcinomas associated with multiple atypical adenomatous hyperplasia
    K Suzuki
    Division of Thoracic Oncology, National Cancer Center Hospital East, Chiba, Japan
    Lung Cancer 19:131-9. 1998
    ..This case might be an example of the adenoma-carcinoma sequence of lung cancer. A careful follow-up study is mandatory for this patient with special regard to the further development of lung carcinoma in the future...
  13. ncbi request reprint Histopathologic prognostic factors in resected colorectal lung metastases
    Satoshi Shiono
    Pathology Division, National Cancer Center Research Institute East, National Cancer Center Hospital East, Chiba, Japan
    Ann Thorac Surg 79:278-82; discussion 283. 2005
    ..The study was conducted to clarify the characteristics and identify the prognostic factors of the pulmonary metastases of colorectal cancer...
  14. ncbi request reprint Video-assisted thoracoscopic surgery for small indeterminate pulmonary nodules: indications for preoperative marking
    K Suzuki
    Division of Thoracic Oncology, National Cancer Center Hospital East, Chiba, Japan
    Chest 115:563-8. 1999
    ..To determine the indications for preoperative localization of a small indeterminate pulmonary nodule...
  15. ncbi request reprint Postoperative mediastinal chyloma
    K Suzuki
    Division of Thoracic Oncology, National Cancer Center Hospital East, Kashiwa, Chiba, Japan
    Ann Thorac Surg 68:1857-8. 1999
    ..Although posttraumatic mediastinal chyloma is not rare, postoperative mediastinal chyloma has not been reported in the literature. However, it should be noted as a differential diagnosis for a postoperative mediastinal mass...
  16. ncbi request reprint Prognostic factors in clinical stage I non-small cell lung cancer
    K Suzuki
    Division of Thoracic Oncology, National Cancer Center Hospital East, Kashiwa, Chiba, Japan
    Ann Thorac Surg 67:927-32. 1999
    ..Management of patients with early-stage lung cancer but a poor prognosis is controversial...
  17. ncbi request reprint Problems in the current diagnostic standards of clinical N1 non-small cell lung cancer
    T Hishida
    Department of Thoracic Oncology, National Cancer Centre Hospital East, 6 5 1, Kashiwanoha, Kashiwa, Chiba, 277 8577 Japan
    Thorax 63:526-31. 2008
    ..One possible reason may be that cN1disease diagnosed by current standard imaging modalities often contains unexpected N2 disease. This study was conducted to evaluate the surgical and pathological results of patients with cN1 NSCLC...
  18. ncbi request reprint Predictors of lymph node and intrapulmonary metastasis in clinical stage IA non-small cell lung carcinoma
    K Suzuki
    Division of Thoracic Oncology, National Cancer Center Hospital East, Kashiwa, Chiba, Japan
    Ann Thorac Surg 72:352-6. 2001
    ..The feasibility of limited surgical resection for clinical stage IA non-small cell lung cancer still remains controversial...
  19. ncbi request reprint Primary unknown cancer in pulmonary hilar lymph node with spontaneous transient regression: report of a case
    H Kawasaki
    Division of Thoracic Oncology, National Cancer Center Hospital East Kashiwa, Chiba, Japan
    Jpn J Clin Oncol 28:405-9. 1998
    ..We concluded that the coagulation necrosis might have been the primary site of the tumor, which had spontaneously regressed and then appeared in the metastatic interlobar node...
  20. ncbi request reprint Pathologic N0 status in pulmonary adenocarcinoma is predictable by combining serum carcinoembryonic antigen level and computed tomographic findings
    K Takamochi
    Division of Thoracic Oncology and the Epidemiology and Biostatistics Division, National Cancer Center Hospital East, Chiba, Japan
    J Thorac Cardiovasc Surg 122:325-30. 2001
    ..To avoid unnecessary lymphadenectomy, we attempted to identify clinical or radiologic predictors of pathologic N0 disease in patients with peripheral adenocarcinoma...
  21. ncbi request reprint Prognostic significance of the size of central fibrosis in peripheral adenocarcinoma of the lung
    K Suzuki
    Division of Thoracic Oncology, National Cancer Center Hospital East, Chiba, Japan
    Ann Thorac Surg 69:893-7. 2000
    ..The prognostic significance of the characteristics of central fibrosis in peripheral adenocarcinoma of the lung has been reported. However, the prognostic significance of the size of central fibrosis has never been evaluated...
  22. doi request reprint Prognostic impact of node involvement pattern in pulmonary pN1 squamous cell carcinoma patients
    Masayuki Nakao
    Division of Thoracic Surgery, Research Center for Innovative Oncology, National Cancer Center Hospital East, Chiba, Japan
    J Thorac Oncol 5:504-9. 2010
    ..The purpose of this study was to evaluate the prognostic impact of lymph node involvement patterns in pulmonary pN1 SCC patients...
  23. ncbi request reprint Pleural lavage cytology before and after lung resection in non-small cell lung cancer patients
    Sotarou Enatsu
    Department of Thoracic Oncology, National Cancer Center Hospital East, Kashiwa, Japan
    Ann Thorac Surg 81:298-304. 2006
    ....
  24. ncbi request reprint Visceral pleural invasion classification in non-small cell lung cancer: a proposal on the basis of outcome assessment
    Kimihiro Shimizu
    Division of Thoracic Oncology, National Cancer Center Research Institute East, Kashiwa, Chiba, Japan
    J Thorac Cardiovasc Surg 127:1574-8. 2004
    ..The purpose of this study was to evaluate the significance of the extent of pleural involvement as a prognostic factor and to propose a refined TNM classification on the basis of visceral pleural invasion...
  25. ncbi request reprint A 7 mm lung adenocarcinoma with mediastinal involvement and lymphangiosis carcinomatosa: a case report
    H Kawasaki
    Division of Thoracic Oncology, National Cancer Center Hospital East, Kashiwa, Chiba, Japan
    Jpn J Clin Oncol 31:35-8. 2001
    ..This case indicates that even a very small-sized lung cancer, 1 cm or smaller, could be biologically highly malignant...
  26. doi request reprint Identification of a low risk subgroup of stage IB lung adenocarcinoma patients
    Tetsuya Mizuno
    Pathology Division, Research Center for Innovative Oncology, National Cancer Center Hospital East, 6 5 1 Kashiwanoha, Kashiwa, Chiba 277 8577, Japan
    Lung Cancer 62:302-8. 2008
    ..The aim of this study was to investigate prognostic factors of resected stage IB adenocarcinoma and identify a subgroup with a better prognosis, in which adjuvant chemotherapy could be omitted...
  27. doi request reprint Long-term outcome and late recurrence in patients with completely resected stage IA non-small cell lung cancer
    Ryo Maeda
    Department of Thoracic Oncology, National Cancer Center Hospital East, and daggerDepartment of Pathology, Research Center for Innovative Oncology, National Cancer Center Hospital East, Kashiwa, Chiba, Japan
    J Thorac Oncol 5:1246-50. 2010
    ..The purpose of this study was to quantify the risk of late recurrence in patients with stage IA non-small cell lung cancer (NSCLC) who remained recurrence-free for more than 5 years after resection...
  28. ncbi request reprint Extrapleural pneumonectomy for diffuse malignant pleural mesothelioma. A treatment option in selected cases?
    K Takahashi
    Division of Thoracic Surgery, National Cancer Center Hospital East, Kashiwa, Japan
    Jpn J Thorac Cardiovasc Surg 49:89-93. 2001
    ..There is no standard treatment for diffuse malignant pleural mesothelioma. Sporadic extrapleural pneumonectomy for the disease in off-protocol set has been performed when the disease was judged as being confined to a hemithorax...
  29. doi request reprint Podoplanin expression by cancer associated fibroblasts predicts poor prognosis of lung adenocarcinoma
    Akikazu Kawase
    Pathology Division, Research Center for Innovative Oncology, National Cancer Center Hospital East, Kashiwa, Chiba, Japan
    Int J Cancer 123:1053-9. 2008
    ..092). The results of this study highlight the importance of podoplanin expression by CAFs and provide new insights into the biology of the cancer microenvironment in adenocarcinoma of the lung...
  30. doi request reprint Late recurrence of non-small cell lung cancer more than 5 years after complete resection: incidence and clinical implications in patient follow-up
    Ryo Maeda
    Department of Thoracic Oncology, National Cancer Center Hospital East, 6 5 1, Kashiwanoha, Kashiwa, Chiba, 277 8577, Japan
    Chest 138:145-50. 2010
    ..The purpose of this study was to evaluate the risk of late recurrence in patients who had undergone complete resection for non-small cell lung cancer (NSCLC) and remained recurrence-free for > or = 5 years...
  31. ncbi request reprint Thymoma with osseous metaplasia
    K Funai
    Pathology Division, National Cancer Center Research Institute East, Chiba, Japan
    J Comput Assist Tomogr 25:897-9. 2001
    ..Histologically, multiple ossified areas were observed within the tumor. Intratumoral ossification has never been reported in thymoma. Therefore, we report the first case of thymoma associated with multiple foci of osseous metaplasia...
  32. ncbi request reprint Clinicopathologic characteristics of peripheral squamous cell carcinoma of the lung
    Kazuhito Funai
    Department of Thoracic Oncology, National Cancer Center Hospital East, Kashiwanoha, Chiba, Japan
    Am J Surg Pathol 27:978-84. 2003
    ..The central and peripheral types of lung squamous cell carcinoma have different clinicopathologic characteristics and should be classified under respectively different categories...
  33. doi request reprint Extratumoral vascular invasion is a significant prognostic indicator and a predicting factor of distant metastasis in non-small cell lung cancer
    Yoshihisa Shimada
    Division of Thoracic Surgery, Research Center for Innovative Oncology, National Cancer Center Hospital East, Kashiwa, Chiba, Japan
    J Thorac Oncol 5:970-5. 2010
    ....
  34. ncbi request reprint Evaluation of extratumoral lymphatic permeation in non-small cell lung cancer as a means of predicting outcome
    Takamoto Saijo
    Division of Thoracic Oncology, National Cancer Center Hospital East, 6 5 1 Kashiwanoha, Kashiwa, Chiba, Japan
    Lung Cancer 55:61-6. 2007
    ..Lymphatic permeation (ly) has been described as a potential prognostic factor for non-small cell lung cancer (NSCLC)...
  35. ncbi request reprint Intrapulmonary metastasis in resected pathologic stage IIIB non-small cell lung cancer: possible contribution of aerogenous metastasis to the favorable outcome
    Keiju Aokage
    Pathology Division, Research Center for Innovative Oncology, National Cancer Center Hospital East, Kashiwa, Chiba, Japan
    J Thorac Cardiovasc Surg 134:386-91. 2007
    ..The objective of this study was to extract a subgroup of patients with stage IIIB PM+ non-small cell lung cancer with a better prognosis and assess their biological characteristics and metastatic mechanisms...
  36. ncbi request reprint Multiple resections for hepatic and pulmonary metastases of colorectal carcinoma
    Shinichiro Takahashi
    Department of Hepato biliary National Cancer Center Hospital East, Kashiwa, Chiba, Japan
    Jpn J Clin Oncol 37:186-92. 2007
    ....
  37. pmc A randomised phase II trial of preoperative chemotherapy of cisplatin-docetaxel or docetaxel alone for clinical stage IB/II non-small-cell lung cancer results of a Japan Clinical Oncology Group trial (JCOG 0204)
    H Kunitoh
    Department of Medical Oncology, National Cancer Center Hospital, 5 1 1 Tsukiji, Chuo Ku, Tokyo 104 0045, Japan
    Br J Cancer 99:852-7. 2008
    ..Preoperative DP was associated with encouraging resection rate and DFS data, and phase III trials for c-stage IB/II NSCLC are warranted...
  38. doi request reprint Long-term survival and risk factors for recurrence in stage I non-small cell lung cancer patients with tumors up to 3 cm in maximum dimension
    Ryo Maeda
    Department of Thoracic Oncology, National Cancer Center Hospital East, 6 5 1 Kashiwanoha, Kashiwa, Chiba 277 8577, Japan
    Chest 138:357-62. 2010
    ....
  39. ncbi request reprint Salvage esophagectomy following definitive chemoradiotherapy
    Mitsuyo Nishimura
    Division of Thoracic Surgery, National Cancer Center Hospital East, 6 5 1 Kashiwanoha, Kashiwa, Chiba 277 8577, Japan
    Gen Thorac Cardiovasc Surg 55:461-4; discussion 464-5. 2007
    ..To evaluate the outcome of salvage surgery following definitive chemoradiotherapy (CRT) for locally advanced esophageal cancer...
  40. ncbi request reprint Carbonic anhydrase IX expression is associated with tumor progression and a poor prognosis of lung adenocarcinoma
    Hidehiro Kon-no
    Pathology Division, Center for Innovative Oncology, National Cancer Hospital East, 6 5 1, Kashiwanoha, Kashiwa, Chiba 277 8577, Japan
    Lung Cancer 54:409-18. 2006
    ..0269 and 0.0011, respectively). Our results suggest that CA IX expression is strongly associated with tumor progression and indicates a poor prognosis for patients with stages I+II lung adenocarcinoma...
  41. ncbi request reprint The proportion of consolidation to ground-glass opacity on high resolution CT is a good predictor for distinguishing the population of non-invasive peripheral adenocarcinoma
    Yasuhisa Ohde
    Department of Thoracic Oncology, National Cancer Center Hospital East, 6 5 1 Kashiwanoha, Kashiwa, Chiba 277 8577, Japan
    Lung Cancer 42:303-10. 2003
    ..The purpose of this study is to define high resolution CT (HRCT) findings that indicate pathologic T1N0M0 tumor without vessel invasion...
  42. ncbi request reprint Progression of focal pure ground-glass opacity detected by low-dose helical computed tomography screening for lung cancer
    Ryutaro Kakinuma
    Division of Thoracic Oncology, National Cancer Center Hospital East, 6 5 1 Kashiwa no ha, Kashiwa, Chiba 277 8577, Japan
    J Comput Assist Tomogr 28:17-23. 2004
    ..To clarify the progression of focal pure ground-glass opacity (pGGO) detected by low-dose helical computed tomography (CT) screening for lung cancer...
  43. ncbi request reprint Postoperative morbidity, mortality, and survival in lung cancer associated with idiopathic pulmonary fibrosis
    Hidenori Kawasaki
    Division of Thoracic Oncology, National Cancer Center Hospital East, Chiba, Japan
    J Surg Oncol 81:33-7. 2002
    ..The frequency of postoperative morbidity and mortality rates in patients with lung cancer who have IPF have seldom been reported, however...
  44. ncbi request reprint The pattern of lymphatic metastases in superficial squamous cell carcinoma of the esophagus
    Naoto Gotohda
    Division of Thoracic Surgery, National Cancer Center Hospital East, Kashiwa, Japan
    Hepatogastroenterology 52:105-7. 2005
    ..We therefore analyzed patterns of lymph node metastasis in these patients...
  45. ncbi request reprint Visceral pleural invasion is an invasive and aggressive indicator of non-small cell lung cancer
    Kimihiro Shimizu
    Division of Thoracic Oncology, National Cancer Center Hospital East, Chiba, Japan
    J Thorac Cardiovasc Surg 130:160-5. 2005
    ..We assessed the relationship between visceral pleural invasion and other clinicopathologic characteristics and evaluated its significance as a prognostic factor...
  46. doi request reprint The role of pulmonary resection in tumors metastatic from head and neck carcinomas
    Hiroyuki Daiko
    Department of Surgery, National Cancer Center Hospital East, Kashiwa, Chiba, Japan
    Jpn J Clin Oncol 40:639-44. 2010
    ..The purpose of this study was to determine the role of surgical treatment and to identify factors affecting the survival of patients undergoing pulmonary resection for tumors metastatic from head and neck carcinomas...
  47. ncbi request reprint Successful management of solitary malar metastasis from lung cancer
    Kimihiro Shimizu
    Division of Thoracic Surgery, National Cancer Center Hospital East, 6 5 1, Kashiwanoha, Kashiwa, Chiba 277 8577, Japan
    Lung Cancer 36:337-9. 2002
    ..The patient is well without signs of recurrence 5 years after resection of the malar mass. This is the first report of a malar metastasis from lung cancer and of successful resection for malar metastasis...
  48. ncbi request reprint Is surgical resection indicated for a solitary non-small cell lung cancer recurrence?
    Tomoyuki Hishida
    Department of Thoracic Oncology, National Cancer Center Hospital East, Kashiwa, Chiba, Japan
    J Thorac Cardiovasc Surg 131:838-42. 2006
    ..Some investigators have reported long-term survival after surgical resection of a solitary non-small cell lung cancer recurrence in various sites. However, the role and indications of the second operation remain unclear...
  49. ncbi request reprint [Salvage operation for esophageal cancer after radical chemoradiotherapy]
    N Gotohda
    Department of Thoracic Surgery, National Cancer Center Hospital East, Kashiwa, Japan
    Kyobu Geka 55:743-6; discussion 746-9. 2002
    ..Another patient died due to respiratory failure 15 months later. The salvage operation outcomes are not acceptable. Salvage procedure and indication for salvage intervention need to be changed...
  50. doi request reprint Pleomorphic carcinoma of the lung: clinicopathologic characteristics of 70 cases
    Takahiro Mochizuki
    Pathology Division, Research Center for Innovative Oncology, National Cancer Center Hospital East, Kashiwa, Chiba, Japan
    Am J Surg Pathol 32:1727-35. 2008
    ..We concluded that PC should be considered as an aggressive disease and massive necrosis should be routinely reported and used as a factor in clinical assessments...
  51. ncbi request reprint Late pulmonary metastasis of a rectal cancer resected 20 years after low anterior resection
    Kenji Takahashi
    Department of Thoracic Oncology, National Cancer Center Hospital East, Tokyo, Japan
    Ann Thorac Cardiovasc Surg 14:386-9. 2008
    ..This shows that pulmonary metastasis from colorectal cancer is possible even 20 years after the initial operation...
  52. doi request reprint The impact on survival of positive intraoperative pleural lavage cytology in patients with non-small-cell lung cancer
    Keiju Aokage
    Department of Thoracic Oncology, National Cancer Center Hospital East, Kashiwa, Chiba, Japan
    J Thorac Cardiovasc Surg 139:1246-52, 1252.e1. 2010
    ..The aim of this study was to analyze intraoperative pleural lavage cytology results in patients with non-small-cell lung cancer and quantify the impact on survival and recurrence...
  53. ncbi request reprint Predictive factors for local recurrence of resected colorectal lung metastases
    Satoshi Shiono
    Pathology Division, National Cancer Center Research Institute East, Chiba, Japan
    Ann Thorac Surg 80:1040-5. 2005
    ..However, local recurrence at the surgical margin is a problem with limited resections. This study attempted to identify predictive factors associated with local recurrences at the surgical margin after resection of pulmonary metastases...
  54. doi request reprint Surgical resection for oral tongue cancer pulmonary metastases
    Takahiro Mochizuki
    Division of Thoracic Surgery, Department of Thoracic Oncology, National Cancer Center Hospital East, Kashiwa, Chiba, Japan
    Interact Cardiovasc Thorac Surg 11:56-9. 2010
    ..Most patients who underwent pulmonary metastasectomy died of the disease within two years of metastasectomy. Even for patients with a solitary metastasis, surgical metastasectomy is not a recommended treatment option...
  55. ncbi request reprint Pitfalls in lymph node staging with positron emission tomography in non-small cell lung cancer patients
    Kazuya Takamochi
    Department of Thoracic Oncology, National Cancer Center Hospital East, Chiba, Japan
    Lung Cancer 47:235-42. 2005
    ..However, few studies have assessed its limitations. The aim of the present study is to clarify clinico-pathologic factors responsible for false PET results...
  56. ncbi request reprint Immunohistochemical neuroendocrine differentiation is an independent prognostic factor in surgically resected large cell carcinoma of the lung
    Masahiko Harada
    Pathology Division, National Cancer Center Research Institute East, 6 5 1 Kashiwanoha, Kashiwa, Chiba 277 8577, Japan
    Lung Cancer 38:177-84. 2002
    ..02). Multivariate analysis proved NE > or = 2 was an independent predictor of survival. The number of NE markers was more important in terms of survival than histological sub-classification...
  57. ncbi request reprint Treatment strategy for chylothorax after pulmonary resection and lymph node dissection for lung cancer
    Kimihiro Shimizu
    Division of Thoracic Surgery, National Cancer Center Hospital East, Kashiwanoha, Kashiwa Chiba, Japan
    J Thorac Cardiovasc Surg 124:499-502. 2002
    ..We reviewed our experience with iatrogenic chylothorax after pulmonary resections for lung cancer to evaluate our treatment strategy and to identify factors that predict the need for reoperation...
  58. doi request reprint Prognostic significance of carbonic anhydrase IX expression by cancer-associated fibroblasts in lung adenocarcinoma
    Masayuki Nakao
    Pathology Division, Research Center for Innovative Oncology, National Cancer Center Hospital East, Kashiwa, Chiba, Japan
    Cancer 115:2732-43. 2009
    ....
  59. ncbi request reprint Annual abdominal ultrasonographic examination after curative NSCLC resection
    Keiju Aokage
    Department of Thoracic Oncology, National Cancer Center Hospital East, 6 5 1 Kashiwanoha, Kashiwa, Chiba 277 8577, Japan
    Lung Cancer 57:334-8. 2007
    ..Follow-up regimens are different between nations, institutions, and surgeons. We tried to investigate the role of annual abdominal ultrasonographic examination in completely resected NSCLC patients...
  60. ncbi request reprint Multiple sclerosing hemangiomas with a 10-year history
    Tomoyuki Hishida
    Division of Thoracic Oncology, National Cancer Center Hospital East, Kashiwa, Chiba 277 8577, Japan
    Jpn J Clin Oncol 35:37-9. 2005
    ..We followed this patient by annual chest CT scans for 10 years and demonstrated that all residual nodules remained unchanged. This is the first report of stable multiple pulmonary sclerosing hemangiomas observed for such a long period...
  61. ncbi request reprint Late pulmonary metastasis of renal cell carcinoma resected 25 years after nephrectomy
    Satoshi Shiono
    Department of Thoracic Oncology, National Cancer Center Hospital East, Kashiwa, Chiba, Japan
    Jpn J Clin Oncol 34:46-9. 2004
    ..These nodules were diagnosed as metastatic RCC. Currently, the patient is doing well with no signs of recurrence, 8 months after the third metastasectomy...
  62. ncbi request reprint Postoperative mortality in lung cancer patients
    Kanji Nagai
    Division of Thoracic Oncology, National Cancer Center Hospital East, Kashiwa, Japan
    Ann Thorac Cardiovasc Surg 13:373-7. 2007
    ..According to a report by the Japanese Joint Committee of Lung Cancer Registry, the 30-day mortality of lung cancer surgery is 1.4%, and in-hospital mortality is 1.7%...
  63. ncbi request reprint Risk factors of postoperative respiratory infections in lung cancer surgery
    Satoshi Shiono
    Division of Thoracic Surgery, National Cancer Center Hospital East, Kashiwa, Chiba, Japan
    J Thorac Oncol 2:34-8. 2007
    ..Postoperative infections have been a major issue in lung cancer surgery. We changed our perioperative prophylactic antibiotic policy to a single dose of cefazolin before and after surgery in July 2002...
  64. ncbi request reprint Calcification in large cell neuroendocrine carcinoma of the lung
    Kazuya Takamochi
    Pathology Division, National Cancer Center Research Institute East and Division of Thoracic Oncology, National Cancer Center Hospital East, Kashiwa, Chiba, Japan
    Jpn J Clin Oncol 33:10-3. 2003
    ..The aim was to investigate the prevalence of intratumoral calcification in large cell neuroendocrine carcinoma (LCNEC) and to review computed tomography (CT) and histological findings...
  65. ncbi request reprint Long-term survival achieved by repeated resections of metachronous pulmonary and adrenal metastases of alpha-fetoprotein-producing gastric cancer: report of a case
    Chigusa Nakahashi
    Department of Surgical Oncology, National Cancer Center Hospital East, Chiba, Japan
    Surg Today 34:784-7. 2004
    ..We report this case to show that for selected cases, surgical resection of these metastases is feasible and may extend survival...
  66. doi request reprint Long-term survival in two cases of resected gastric metastasis of pulmonary pleomorphic carcinoma
    Keiju Aokage
    Division of Thoracic Surgery, Research Center for Innovative Oncology, National Cancer Center Hospital East, Kashiwa, Chiba, Japan
    J Thorac Oncol 3:796-9. 2008
    ..He has survived for 4 years without any other recurrence or metastasis. Resection of gastric metastasis following complete pulmonary pleomorphic carcinoma resection may be indicated if the metastasis is solitary...
  67. ncbi request reprint A long-term survivor of complete resection for stage IIB adenocarcinoma of the lung and chemoradiotherapy for postoperative metastasis to the abdominal rectus muscle
    Kenro Takahashi
    Division of Thoracic Surgery, Gunma Cancer Center Hospital, Takabayashi nishi, Ota, Japan
    Jpn J Thorac Cardiovasc Surg 51:256-8. 2003
    ..Sequential chemoradiotherapy appears to have favorably affected this man's survival despite metachronous metastasis to the abdominal rectus muscle after complete resection for stage IIB primary lung adenocarcinoma...
  68. doi request reprint Expression of podoplanin, CD44, and p63 in squamous cell carcinoma of the lung
    Yoshihisa Shimada
    Pathology Division, Research Center for Innovative Oncology, National Cancer Center Hospital East, Kashiwa, Chiba, Japan
    Cancer Sci 100:2054-9. 2009
    ....
  69. doi request reprint Poor prognostic factors in patients with stage IB non-small cell lung cancer according to the seventh edition TNM classification
    Ryo Maeda
    Department of Thoracic Oncology, National Cancer Center Hospital East, Kashiwa, Chiba 277 8577, Japan
    Chest 139:855-61. 2011
    ..This study investigated poor prognostic factors in patients with stage IB non-small cell lung cancer (NSCLC) according to the seventh edition of the TNM classification...
  70. doi request reprint Immunohistochemical differential diagnosis between thymic carcinoma and type B3 thymoma: diagnostic utility of hypoxic marker, GLUT-1, in thymic epithelial neoplasms
    Masakazu Kojika
    Pathology Division, Research Center for Innovative Oncology, National Cancer Center Hospital East, 6 5 1 Kashiwanoha, Kashiwa, Chiba, Japan
    Mod Pathol 22:1341-50. 2009
    ....
  71. doi request reprint Extraskeletal osteosarcoma arising in anterior mediastinum: brief report with a review of the literature
    Tomoyuki Hishida
    Division of Thoracic Surgery, Research Center for Innovative Oncology, National Cancer Center Hospital East, Chiba, Japan
    J Thorac Oncol 4:927-9. 2009
    ..Complete surgical resection was successfully performed, and histologically the tumor contained osteoid formation consisting of round atypical cells. The literature concerning this rare tumor is reviewed...
  72. ncbi request reprint Prognosis and histologic features of small pulmonary adenocarcinoma based on serum carcinoembryonic antigen level and computed tomographic findings
    Kazuya Takamochi
    First Department of Surgery, Hamamatsu University School of Medicine, 1 20 1 Handayama, Shizuoka, Hamamatsu 431 3192, Japan
    Eur J Cardiothorac Surg 25:877-83. 2004
    ..The objective of the present study was to determine the prognosis and histologic features in small-sized pulmonary adenocarcinomas according to serum CEA level and TDR...
  73. ncbi request reprint Mediastinal lymph node metastases and visceral pleural invasion in nonsmall cell lung cancer patients
    Kimihiro Shimizu
    Ann Thorac Surg 81:1947; author reply 1947-8. 2006