Toru Watanabe

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Affiliation: Niigata City General Hospital
Country: Japan

Publications

  1. doi request reprint Renal complications of seasonal and pandemic influenza A virus infections
    Toru Watanabe
    Department of Pediatrics, Niigata City General Hospital, 463 7 Shumoku, Chuo Ku, Niigata City 950 1197, Japan
    Eur J Pediatr 172:15-22. 2013
  2. ncbi request reprint Kikuchi-Fujimoto disease following vaccination against human papilloma virus infection and Japanese encephalitis
    Toru Watanabe
    Department of Pediatrics, Niigata City General Hospital, 463 7 Shumoku, Chuo Ku, Niigata City 950 1197, Japan
    Eur J Pediatr 171:1409-11. 2012
  3. ncbi request reprint Renal cysts and nephrocalcinosis in a patient with Bartter syndrome type III
    Toru Watanabe
    Department of Pediatrics, Niigata City General Hospital, 2 6 1 Shichikuyama, 950 8739, Niigata, Japan
    Pediatr Nephrol 20:676-8. 2005
  4. ncbi request reprint Rhabdomyolysis in a patient with Kawasaki disease
    Toru Watanabe
    Department of Paediatrics, Niigata City General Hospital, 2 6 1 Shichikuyama, 950 8739, Niigata, Japan
    Eur J Pediatr 162:891-2. 2003
  5. ncbi request reprint Influenza A virus-associated encephalopathy with haemophagocytic syndrome
    Toru Watanabe
    Department of Paediatrics, Niigata City General Hospital, 2 6 1 Shichikuyama, 950 8739 Niigata, Japan
    Eur J Pediatr 162:799-800. 2003
  6. ncbi request reprint Secondary renal Fanconi syndrome caused by valproate therapy
    Toru Watanabe
    Department of Pediatrics, Niigata City General Hospital, Japan
    Pediatr Nephrol 20:814-7. 2005
  7. ncbi request reprint Renal involvement in children with influenza A virus infection
    Toru Watanabe
    Department of Pediatrics, Niigata City General Hospital, Niigata, Japan
    Pediatr Nephrol 18:541-4. 2003
  8. ncbi request reprint Nephrotic syndrome in mesangial proliferative lupus nephritis
    Toru Watanabe
    Department of Pediatrics, Niigata City General Hospital, Niigata, Japan
    Pediatr Int 49:1009-11. 2007
  9. ncbi request reprint Parotitis and acute pancreatitis in a patient with ulcerative colitis
    Toru Watanabe
    Department of Pediatrics, Niigata City General Hospital, Niigata, 950 8739, Japan
    Eur J Pediatr 167:945. 2008
  10. doi request reprint Gallbladder wall thickening in a patient with acute poststrepotcoccal glomerulonephritis
    Toru Watanabe
    Department of Pediatrics, Niigata City General Hospital, 463 7 Shumoku, Chuo Ku, Niigata City, 950 1197, Japan
    Eur J Pediatr 168:717-9. 2009

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  1. doi request reprint Renal complications of seasonal and pandemic influenza A virus infections
    Toru Watanabe
    Department of Pediatrics, Niigata City General Hospital, 463 7 Shumoku, Chuo Ku, Niigata City 950 1197, Japan
    Eur J Pediatr 172:15-22. 2013
    ....
  2. ncbi request reprint Kikuchi-Fujimoto disease following vaccination against human papilloma virus infection and Japanese encephalitis
    Toru Watanabe
    Department of Pediatrics, Niigata City General Hospital, 463 7 Shumoku, Chuo Ku, Niigata City 950 1197, Japan
    Eur J Pediatr 171:1409-11. 2012
    ..Although the exact pathogenesis of the development of KFD following immunization remains unknown, this should be added to the list of potential triggers or factors associated with the development of KFD...
  3. ncbi request reprint Renal cysts and nephrocalcinosis in a patient with Bartter syndrome type III
    Toru Watanabe
    Department of Pediatrics, Niigata City General Hospital, 2 6 1 Shichikuyama, 950 8739, Niigata, Japan
    Pediatr Nephrol 20:676-8. 2005
    ..Although the precise mechanism underlying the development of renal cysts in our patient remains unclear, chronic hypokalemia and nephrocalcinosis may contribute to cyst development...
  4. ncbi request reprint Rhabdomyolysis in a patient with Kawasaki disease
    Toru Watanabe
    Department of Paediatrics, Niigata City General Hospital, 2 6 1 Shichikuyama, 950 8739, Niigata, Japan
    Eur J Pediatr 162:891-2. 2003
  5. ncbi request reprint Influenza A virus-associated encephalopathy with haemophagocytic syndrome
    Toru Watanabe
    Department of Paediatrics, Niigata City General Hospital, 2 6 1 Shichikuyama, 950 8739 Niigata, Japan
    Eur J Pediatr 162:799-800. 2003
  6. ncbi request reprint Secondary renal Fanconi syndrome caused by valproate therapy
    Toru Watanabe
    Department of Pediatrics, Niigata City General Hospital, Japan
    Pediatr Nephrol 20:814-7. 2005
    ..Patients with Fanconi syndrome caused by VPA have a favorable renal outcome...
  7. ncbi request reprint Renal involvement in children with influenza A virus infection
    Toru Watanabe
    Department of Pediatrics, Niigata City General Hospital, Niigata, Japan
    Pediatr Nephrol 18:541-4. 2003
    ....
  8. ncbi request reprint Nephrotic syndrome in mesangial proliferative lupus nephritis
    Toru Watanabe
    Department of Pediatrics, Niigata City General Hospital, Niigata, Japan
    Pediatr Int 49:1009-11. 2007
    ..We describe here a child with mesangial proliferative lupus nephritis who developed MCNS...
  9. ncbi request reprint Parotitis and acute pancreatitis in a patient with ulcerative colitis
    Toru Watanabe
    Department of Pediatrics, Niigata City General Hospital, Niigata, 950 8739, Japan
    Eur J Pediatr 167:945. 2008
    ..Some autoantibodies against common antigens presenting in both the parotid gland and the pancreas might have induced pancreatitis and parotitis in our patient with UC...
  10. doi request reprint Gallbladder wall thickening in a patient with acute poststrepotcoccal glomerulonephritis
    Toru Watanabe
    Department of Pediatrics, Niigata City General Hospital, 463 7 Shumoku, Chuo Ku, Niigata City, 950 1197, Japan
    Eur J Pediatr 168:717-9. 2009
    ..While the precise pathogenic mechanism underlying this change in our patient was unclear, elevated systemic venous pressure or subclinical vasculitis may have caused edema of the gallbladder wall...
  11. ncbi request reprint Renal involvement and hypocomplementemia in a patient with acute hemorrhagic edema of infancy
    Toru Watanabe
    Department of Pediatrics, Niigata City General Hospital, 2 6 1 Shichikuyama Chuoku, Niigata, 950 8739, Japan
    Pediatr Nephrol 22:1979-81. 2007
    ..We suggest that activation of the classical pathway of complement might be one of the pathogenic mechanisms underlying the development of AHEI...
  12. ncbi request reprint Muscle involvement in a patient with Henoch-Schönlein purpura nephritis
    Toru Watanabe
    Department of Pediatrics, Niigata City General Hospital, 2 6 1 Shichikuyama, Niigata 950 8739, Japan
    Pediatr Nephrol 19:227-8. 2004
    ..It should be noted that, although rare, muscle involvement might occur in HSP as in other systemic vasculitides. The precise pathogenic mechanism underlying its development is currently unclear...
  13. ncbi request reprint Hemichorea with antiphospholipid antibodies in a patient with lupus nephritis
    Toru Watanabe
    Department of Pediatrics, Niigata City General Hospital, 2 6 1 Shichikuyama, Niigata 950 8739, Japan
    Pediatr Nephrol 19:451-3. 2004
    ..The previous left cerebral artery infarction might have increased the susceptibility of the left basal ganglia to the effects of aPLs that contributed to the development of the right hemichorea in this patient...
  14. ncbi request reprint Sterile pyuria in patients with Kawasaki disease originates from both the urethra and the kidney
    Toru Watanabe
    Department of Pediatrics, Niigata City General Hospital, 2 6 1 Shichikuyama, Niigata, 950 8739, Japan
    Pediatr Nephrol 22:987-91. 2007
    ..These results suggest that some patients with KD develop sterile pyuria that originates from the urethra and/or the kidney as a result of mild and subclinical renal injury...
  15. ncbi request reprint Persistent open anterior fontanel in a patient with distal renal tubular acidosis
    Toru Watanabe
    Department of Pediatrics, Niigata City General Hospital, 2 6 1 Shichikuyama, Niigata 950 8739, Japan
    Eur J Pediatr 166:865-6. 2007
  16. ncbi request reprint Eosinophilic tumor in a patient with bronchial asthma receiving pranlukast
    Toru Watanabe
    Department of Pediatrics, Niigata City General Hospital, 2 6 1 Shichikuyama, 950 8739 Niigata, Japan
    Eur J Pediatr 166:183-4. 2007
  17. ncbi request reprint Hyponatremia in Kawasaki disease
    Toru Watanabe
    Department of Pediatrics, Niigata City General Hospital, 2 6 1 Shichikuyama, Niigata 950 8739, Japan
    Pediatr Nephrol 21:778-81. 2006
    ..These results indicate that hyponatremia in KD occurs in patients exhibiting severe inflammation. Further studies will be necessary to confirm the pathogenic mechanisms of hyponatremia in patients with KD...
  18. ncbi request reprint Ulcerative colitis that developed 8 years after human parvovirus B19 encephalopathy
    Toru Watanabe
    Department of Paediatrics, Niigata City General Hospital, 2 6 1 Shichikuyama, 950 8739 Niigata, Japan
    Eur J Pediatr 163:341-2. 2004
  19. ncbi request reprint Proximal renal tubular dysfunction in primary distal renal tubular acidosis
    Toru Watanabe
    Department of Pediatrics, Niigata City General Hospital, 2 6 1 Shichikuyama, Niigata 950 8739, Japan
    Pediatr Nephrol 20:86-8. 2005
    ....
  20. ncbi request reprint Autoimmune haemolytic anaemia and renal Fanconi syndrome caused by valproate therapy
    Toru Watanabe
    Department of Paediatrics, Niigata City General Hospital, 2 6 1 Shichikuyama, 950 8739 Niigata, Japan
    Eur J Pediatr 164:186-7. 2005
  21. ncbi request reprint Pneumothorax and transient pseudohypoaldosteronism in an infant with hydronephrosis
    Toru Watanabe
    Department of Pediatrics, Niigata City General Hospital, 2 6 1 Shichikuyama, Niigata 950 8739, Japan
    Pediatr Nephrol 18:62-4. 2003
    ..While the exact pathogenic mechanism of pneumothorax in patients with obstructive uropathy is unclear, some biochemical defects due to obstructive uropathy might impair fetal lung maturation, which results in pneumothorax...
  22. ncbi request reprint Transient hyporeninemic hypoaldosteronism in acute glomerulonephritis
    Toru Watanabe
    Department of Pediatrics, Niigata City General Hospital, 2 6 1 Shichikuyama, Niigata 950 8739, Japan
    Pediatr Nephrol 17:959-63. 2002
    ..These results suggested that a transient dysfunction of the JGA, without volume expansion or structural damage of the JGA, caused HH in this patient...
  23. ncbi request reprint Traumatic spinal epidural hematoma without bone disruption
    Toru Watanabe
    Department of Pediatrics, Niigata City General Hospital, 2 6 1 Shichikuyama, 950 8739, Niigata, Japan
    Eur J Pediatr 165:278-9. 2006
  24. ncbi request reprint Recurrence of acute poststreptococcal glomerulonephritis
    T Watanabe
    Department of Pediatrics, Niigata City General Hospital, Niigata, Japan
    Pediatr Nephrol 16:598-600. 2001
    ..These results suggest that recurrence of APSGN in some patients may be caused by an absence of a natural immune response to NAP1r...
  25. ncbi request reprint Rhabdomyolysis and acute renal failure in children
    T Watanabe
    Department of Pediatrics, Niigata City General Hospital, 2 6 1 Shichikuyama, Niigata 950 8739, Japan
    Pediatr Nephrol 16:1072-5. 2001
    ..These results suggest that ARF is more likely to develop in the presence of dehydration, metabolic acidosis, or severe muscle damage, or with multiple organ failure in children with acute rhabdomyolysis...
  26. ncbi request reprint Patchy renal vasoconstriction after exercise in a child without renal hypouricemia
    Toru Watanabe
    Department of Pediatrics, Niigata City General Hospital, 2 6 1 Shichikuyama, Niigata 950 8739, Japan
    Pediatr Nephrol 17:284-6. 2002
    ....
  27. doi request reprint Henoch-Schönlein purpura following influenza vaccinations during the pandemic of influenza A (H1N1)
    Toru Watanabe
    Department of Pediatrics, Niigata City General Hospital, 463 7 Shumoku, Chuo Ku, Niigata City, Japan
    Pediatr Nephrol 26:795-8. 2011
    ..However, caution may be required with its use in children with immunologically mediated diseases such as HSP...
  28. ncbi request reprint Membranous glomerulonephritis in a patient with unilateral renal agenesis
    Toru Watanabe
    Department of Pediatrics, Niigata City General Hospital, Niigata, Japan
    Nephron 91:159-61. 2002
    ....
  29. ncbi request reprint Hepatic glomerulosclerosis in a child with extrahepatic portal vein obstruction
    Toru Watanabe
    Departments of Pediatrics and Pediatric Surgery, Niigata City General Hospital, Niigata, Japan
    Pediatr Int 44:456-9. 2002
  30. ncbi request reprint Reflux nephropathy in a patient with crossed renal ectopia with fusion
    Toru Watanabe
    Department of Pediatrics, Niigata City General Hospital, 2 6 1 Shichikuyama, Niigata 950 8739, Japan
    Pediatr Nephrol 17:617-9. 2002
    ..A low-protein diet and an administration of angiotensin converting enzyme inhibitor decreased the urinary excretion of protein...
  31. doi request reprint Metabolic syndrome and risk of development of chronic kidney disease: the Niigata preventive medicine study
    Hiroshi Watanabe
    Division of Cardiology, Niigata University Graduate School of Medical and Dental Sciences, 1 754 Asahimachidori, Niigata, Japan
    Diabetes Metab Res Rev 26:26-32. 2010
    ..We studied the impact of the metabolic syndrome on chronic kidney disease in general population...
  32. ncbi request reprint Hypouricemia in severely disabled children: influence of valproic acid and bed-ridden state
    Hideto Yoshikawa
    Department of Pediatrics, Niigata City General Hospital, 2 6 1 Shichikuyama, Niigata 950 8739, Japan
    Brain Dev 25:186-90. 2003
    ..However, further investigation is necessary to determine the factor in severely disabled children that causes hypouricemia..
  33. ncbi request reprint Five year study of cardiovascular risk factors in Japanese people: implications concerning new onset of metabolic syndrome
    Akiko Suzuki
    Division of Endocrinology and Metabolism, Niigata University Graduate School of Medical and Dental Science, Niigata, Japan
    Intern Med 49:1-6. 2010
    ..The incidence of metabolic syndrome (MetS) has not been fully studied...
  34. ncbi request reprint Tubulo-interstitial nephritis caused by sodium valproate
    Hideto Yoshikawa
    Department of Pediatrics, Niigata City General Hospital, 2 6 1 Shichikuyama 950 8739, Japan
    Brain Dev 24:102-5. 2002
    ..Although SV is an effective anti-epileptic drug, we have to pay attention to adverse renal effects such as Fanconi syndrome and interstitial nephritis...
  35. ncbi request reprint Fanconi syndrome caused by sodium valproate: report of three severely disabled children
    Hideto Yoshikawa
    Department of Pediatrics, Niigata City General Hospital, Niigata, Japan
    Eur J Paediatr Neurol 6:165-7. 2002
    ..We have to pay attention to Fanconi syndrome in epileptic children treated with sodium valproate, especially in severely disabled children...
  36. doi request reprint Close bidirectional relationship between chronic kidney disease and atrial fibrillation: the Niigata preventive medicine study
    Hiroshi Watanabe
    Division of Cardiology, Niigata University Graduate School of Medical and Dental Sciences, Niigata, Japan
    Am Heart J 158:629-36. 2009
    ..Atrial fibrillation (AF) and chronic kidney disease share risk factors and pathophysiologic mechanisms, suggesting that two conditions have close relationships...
  37. ncbi request reprint Vitamin K deficiency in severely disabled children
    Hideto Yoshikawa
    Department of Pediatrics, Niigata City General Hospital, Niigata, Japan
    J Child Neurol 18:93-7. 2003
    ..In severely disabled children, there might be marginal vitamin K intake via enteral nutrition, so more vitamin K supplementation is necessary, especially with infection and use of antibiotics...
  38. ncbi request reprint Association between lipid profile and risk of atrial fibrillation
    Hiroshi Watanabe
    Division of Cardiology, Niigata University Graduate School of Medical and Dental Sciences, Niigata, Japan
    Circ J 75:2767-74. 2011
    ..Cross-sectional studies that have examined this association, however, have produced controversial results, and few longitudinal studies have been conducted...
  39. ncbi request reprint Study of influenza-associated encephalitis/encephalopathy in children during the 1997 to 2001 influenza seasons
    H Yoshikawa
    Department of Pediatrics, Niigata City General Hospital, Niigata, Japan
    J Child Neurol 16:885-90. 2001
    ..Further investigation is necessary to determine whether insufficient influenza vaccination or the use of antipyretics is one of the reasons for these epidemics of encephalopathy in Japanese children...
  40. ncbi request reprint A case of Rabson-Mendenhall syndrome with a novel mutation in the tyrosine kinase domain of the insulin receptor gene complicated by medullary sponge kidney
    Yuki Abe
    Department of Pediatrics, Niigata City General Hospital, Niigata, Japan
    J Pediatr Endocrinol Metab 25:587-90. 2012
    ..However, analysis revealed no mutations in the responsible genes and the etiology of the renal abnormalities therefore remains unknown...
  41. ncbi request reprint Association between Compound Heterozygous Mutations of SLC34A3 and Hypercalciuria
    Yuki Abe
    Department of Pediatrics, Niigata City General Hospital, Niigata, Japan
    Horm Res Paediatr 82:65-71. 2014
    ..Here, we report a case of hypercalciuria without skeletal lesions in a patient with compound heterozygous mutations of SLC34A3...
  42. ncbi request reprint Expression of insulin-like growth factor 1 receptor in primary breast cancer: immunohistochemical analysis
    Chikako Shimizu
    Department of Medical Oncology, National Cancer Center Hospital, 5 1 1 Tsukiji, Chuo Ku, Tokyo, Japan
    Hum Pathol 35:1537-42. 2004
    ..Though its prognostic value in breast cancer is limited, immunohistochemical evaluation of IGF-1R by using this monoclonal antibody may be useful in translational research using archived material...
  43. ncbi request reprint Pertussis pneumonia complicated by a hyponatremic seizure
    Yuki Abe
    Department of Pediatrics, Niigata City General Hospital, Niigata, Japan
    Pediatr Emerg Care 19:262-4. 2003
    ..Hyponatremia caused by SIADH must be considered as a differential diagnosis of seizures in pertussis infection of infants...
  44. ncbi request reprint Tumor-derived interleukin (IL)-6 induced anti-tumor effect in immune-compromised hosts
    Hiroshi Ishiguro
    Department of Molecular Pathology, Chiba University Graduate School of Medicine, Inohana 1 8 1, Chuo Ku, Chiba 260 8670, Japan
    Cancer Immunol Immunother 54:1191-9. 2005
    ..Natural killer (NK) activity was augmented in the spleen of mIL-6H-inoculated scid mice. This study indicated a possible vaccination effect with tumor-derived IL-6 in immune-compromised hosts...
  45. ncbi request reprint Unknown primary carcinoma: a feasibility assessment of combination chemotherapy with cisplatin and docetaxel
    Hirofumi Mukai
    Department of Medical Oncology, National Cancer Center Hospital, 5 5 1 Tsukiji, Chuo Ku, Tokyo 104 0045, Japan
    Int J Clin Oncol 8:23-5. 2003
    ..We examined the feasibility of using a combination of docetaxel and cisplatin for the treatment of unknown primary carcinoma in order to prepare a larger scale prospective study...
  46. pmc Metabolic syndrome and risk of development of atrial fibrillation: the Niigata preventive medicine study
    Hiroshi Watanabe
    Division of Cardiology, Niigata University Graduate School of Medical and Dental Sciences, Niigata, Japan
    Circulation 117:1255-60. 2008
    ..However, the precise role of the metabolic syndrome in the development of AF is unknown...
  47. ncbi request reprint [Two cases of recurrent bacterial meningitis following traumatic cerebrospinal fluid rinorrhea]
    S Ikeda
    Department of Pediatrics, Niigata City General Hospital
    No To Hattatsu 31:76-9. 1999
    ..A bone defect was demonstrated by 3-D CT and repaired surgically. We consider that 3-D CT is a useful tools to detect cerebrospinal fluid fistula...
  48. ncbi request reprint Exercise-induced acute renal failure in a patient with renal hypouricemia
    T Watanabe
    Department of Pediatrics, Niigata City General Hospital, Japan
    Pediatr Nephrol 14:851-2. 2000
    ..Because the renal biopsy revealed acute tubular necrosis without uric acid crystals, the ARF of this patient might be due to oxygen free radicals resulting from exercise stress and hypouricemia...
  49. ncbi request reprint Living related pancreas transplantation alone with enteric drainage in Japan: case report
    Y Sato
    Division of Digestive and General Surgery, Niigata University Graduate School of Medical and Dental Sciences, Niigata, Niigata, Japan
    Transplant Proc 40:2559-61. 2008
    ..At flow cytometry cross-match analysis, the immunoglobulin M antibody decreased from day 7 after transplantation. We conclude that intraportal DSLT may be an effective adjunct to a steroid-free regimen...
  50. ncbi request reprint Clinical diversity in acute necrotizing encephalopathy
    H Yoshikawa
    Department of Pediatrics, Niigata City General Hospital, Japan
    J Child Neurol 14:249-55. 1999
    ..We believe that acute necrotizing encephalopathy has some clinical diversity, as is seen in other neurologic disorders, and that a mild form could exist...
  51. ncbi request reprint Living related donor liver transplantation for preoperative alpha-fetoprotein mRNA-positive patients of hepatocellular carcinoma: description of five cases
    Y Sato
    Division of Digestive and General Surgery, Gastroenterology and Hepatology, Niigata University Graduate School of Medical and Dental Sciences, Niigata, Japan
    Transplant Proc 35:352-3. 2003
  52. ncbi request reprint Centrally acting histamine H1 antagonists promote the development of amygdala kindling in rats
    H Yokoyama
    Department of Pediatrics, Tohoku University School of Medicine, Sendai, Japan
    Neurosci Lett 217:194-6. 1996
    ..These findings suggest that the central histaminergic neuron system plays an inhibitory role on the seizure development through central histamine H1 receptors...
  53. ncbi request reprint Initial pathological events in renal dysplasia with urinary tract obstruction in utero
    S Shibata
    Department of Pediatrics, First Moriya General Hospital, University of Tsukuba, Ibaraki, Japan
    Virchows Arch 439:560-70. 2001
    ..Expansion of glomerular cysts with tubular dilatation (cysts) disturbs the subsequent nephrogenesis and may contribute to the misdevelopment of fetal kidneys...
  54. ncbi request reprint Changes in serum cytokine levels and donor-specific transfusion via portal vein during the early period following living related donor liver transplantation
    H Oya
    Division of Digestive and General Surgery, Niigata University Graduate School of Medical and Dental Sciences, Niigata, Japan
    Transplant Proc 35:409. 2003
  55. ncbi request reprint Surgical treatment of thoracoabdominal aortic aneurysm after repairs of descending thoracic or infrarenal abdominal aortic aneurysm
    N Kawaharada
    Department of Thoracic and Cardiovascular Surgery, Sapporo Medical University School of Medicine, South 1 West 16, Chuo Ku, 060 8556, Sapporo, Japan
    Eur J Cardiothorac Surg 20:520-6. 2001
    ..The outcome of thoracoabdominal aortic aneurysm repair after operations for descending thoracic or infrarenal abdominal aortic aneurysm was investigated...
  56. ncbi request reprint Analysis of the P3 promoter of the human parathyroid hormone (PTH)/PTH-related peptide receptor gene in pseudohypoparathyroidism type 1b
    M Minagawa
    Department of Pediatrics, Chiba University School of Medicine, Inohana, Chuo-ku, Chiba 260-8670, Japan
    J Clin Endocrinol Metab 86:1394-7. 2001
    ..The influence of alterations in the polymorphic A-rich repeat sequence on promoter activity warrants further study...
  57. ncbi request reprint Congenital penoscrotal lymphedema complicated by sepsis associated with a streptococcal infection
    T Watanabe
    Department of Pediatrics, Niigata City General Hospital, Niigata, Japan
    Pediatr Emerg Care 16:423-5. 2000
    ..This case represents the importance of obtaining a detailed clinical history and physical findings...
  58. ncbi request reprint Haloperidol-induced rhabdomyolysis without neuroleptic malignant syndrome in a handicapped child
    H Yoshikawa
    Department of Pediatrics, Niigata City General Hospital, Japan
    Brain Dev 22:256-8. 2000
    ..We have to pay attention to this syndrome when using haloperidol even in children...
  59. ncbi request reprint Rapid progressive hepatitis C after liver transplantation: a case report
    T Takeishi
    Division of Digestive and General Surgery, Niigata University Graduate School of Medical and Dental Sciences, Niigata, Japan
    Transplant Proc 36:2304. 2004
    ..Thereafter his liver function returned to normal and his HCV-mRNA decreased to 1200 kcopy/mL. We inferred that hemodialysis and splenectomy decreased his immunity, allowing rapidly progressive hepatitis C recurrence after LRDLT...
  60. ncbi request reprint [Renal glucosuria and membranous glomerulonephritis in chronic inflammatory demyelinating polyradiculoneuropathy: CIDP]
    K Kanemoto
    Department of Pediatrics, Seinan Medical Center Hospital, Tsukuba University, Ibaraki, Japan
    Nippon Jinzo Gakkai Shi 41:511-6. 1999
    ..We surmise that chronic interstitial nephritis of insidious onset was followed by MGN which developed subsequently, probably at the time of the start of proteinuria...
  61. ncbi request reprint Decreased proteinuria following liver transplantation in a patient with type C liver cirrhosis complicated with nephrotic syndrome: a case report
    T Kato
    Division of Digestive and General Surgery, Niigata University Graduate School of Medical and Dental Sciences, Niigata, Japan
    Transplant Proc 36:2321-3. 2004
    ..But from the view that the recovery of the renal function followed the recovery of liver function, the major effect may have been alleviated hepatorenal syndrome...
  62. ncbi request reprint Thrombotic microangiopathy and intravenous immunoglobulin therapy
    Toru Watanabe
    Pediatr Nephrol 22:907-8; author reply 909. 2007
  63. ncbi request reprint Renal involvement in human parvovirus B19 infection
    Toru Watanabe
    Pediatr Nephrol 18:966-7. 2003
  64. ncbi request reprint Acute renal failure in Kawasaki disease
    Toru Watanabe
    Pediatr Nephrol 18:200; author reply 201. 2003
  65. ncbi request reprint Phase II study of concurrent administration of doxorubicin and docetaxel as first-line chemotherapy for metastatic breast cancer
    Tomohiko Aihara
    Department of Surgery, Kansai Rosai Hospital, Hyogo, Japan
    Oncology 64:124-30. 2003
    ..To evaluate the efficacy and toxicity of concurrent administration of doxorubicin and docetaxel, without prophylactic use of granulocyte colony-stimulating factor, as first-line chemotherapy in patients with metastatic breast cancer (MBC)...
  66. ncbi request reprint [Early phase II dose-finding study of exemestane in postmenopausal patients with advanced/recurrent breast cancer]
    Toshio Tabei
    Saitama Cancer Center
    Gan To Kagaku Ryoho 29:1199-209. 2002
    ..In addition the safety profile had no major adverse events to notice. In these patients with advanced/recurrent breast cancer, 25 mg/day was recommended as the most appropriate dose to be used clinically...
  67. ncbi request reprint Pyridoxine treatment in a subgroup of children with pervasive developmental disorders
    Shinichi Kuriyama
    Dev Med Child Neurol 44:284-6. 2002
  68. ncbi request reprint Reversible secondary pseudohypoaldosteronism
    Toru Watanabe
    Pediatr Nephrol 18:486. 2003
  69. ncbi request reprint Surgical management of aneurysms of the aortic arch vessels and their branches: report of four cases
    Jorge Adalberto Flores
    Department of Cardiovascular Surgery, Hokkaido University School of Medicine, K14, N5, Kita ku, Sapporo 060 8648, Japan
    Surg Today 33:917-21. 2003
    ..The approach, methods of surgical repair, and cerebral protection are discussed following these four case reports...
  70. ncbi request reprint Comparison of fulvestrant versus tamoxifen for the treatment of advanced breast cancer in postmenopausal women previously untreated with endocrine therapy: a multinational, double-blind, randomized trial
    Anthony Howell
    Christie Hospital and Holt Radium Institute, Manchester, UK
    J Clin Oncol 22:1605-13. 2004
    ....
  71. ncbi request reprint [Giant sarcomatoid carcinoma with spontaneous vesical rupture: a case report]
    Atsushi Yoshinaga
    Department of Urology, Saitama Medical Center, Saitama Medical School
    Hinyokika Kiyo 51:199-201. 2005
    ..Multiple lung, liver and bone metastasis appeared 6 months after the operation. She died of cancer 11 months after the operation...
  72. ncbi request reprint [A case of spontaneous rupture of infectious renal cyst with difficulty in diagnosis]
    Atsushi Yoshinaga
    The Department of Urology, Saitama Medical Center, Saitama Medical School
    Hinyokika Kiyo 51:257-9. 2005
    ..Finally, the current case was diagnosed as spontaneous rupture of infectious renal cyst...
  73. ncbi request reprint [A case of renal cell carcinoma associated with idiopathic thrombocytopenic purpura]
    Atsushi Yoshinaga
    The Department of Urology, Saitama Medical Center, Saitama Medical School
    Hinyokika Kiyo 51:377-80. 2005
    ..We should consider bleeding tendency by thrombocytopenia and side effect of long-term steroid treatment when we perform operations on patients with idiopathic thrombocytopenic purpura...
  74. ncbi request reprint IgA deficiency and membranous glomerulonephritis
    Toru Watanabe
    Pediatr Nephrol 21:131; author reply 132. 2006
  75. ncbi request reprint Megalin and proximal renal tubular dysfunction in Dent disease
    Toru Watanabe
    Pediatr Nephrol 19:1305; author reply 1306. 2004
  76. ncbi request reprint [Inflammatory myofibroblastic tumor of the renal pelvis]
    Soichiro Yoshida
    Department of Urology, Saitama Medical Center, Saitama Medical School
    Hinyokika Kiyo 52:31-3. 2006
    ..The spindle cells were strongly positive for smooth muscle actin (SMA) and vimentin, and negative for desmin and anaplastic lymphoma kinase (ALK). Diagnosis of the lesion was IMT of the renal pelvis...
  77. ncbi request reprint Effect of preinfarction angina pectoris on myocardial blush grade after reperfusion in first anterior wall acute myocardial infarction
    Akira Tamura
    Second Department of Internal Medicine, Faculty of Medicine, Oita University, Hasama, Oita, Japan
    Circ J 70:698-702. 2006
    ..The aim of the present study was to clarify the effect of preinfarction angina pectoris (PIA) on myocardial blush grade (MBG), a simple marker of myocardial tissue-level reperfusion, in acute myocardial infarction (AMI)...
  78. ncbi request reprint Hemolytic uremic syndrome associated with Epstein-Barr virus infection
    Toru Watanabe
    Pediatr Nephrol 19:569. 2004
  79. ncbi request reprint Hyponatremia and hyperkalemia in infants with acute pyelonephritis
    Toru Watanabe
    Pediatr Nephrol 19:361-2. 2004
  80. ncbi request reprint Gitelman syndrome and glomerulonephritis
    Toru Watanabe
    Pediatr Nephrol 22:474. 2007
  81. ncbi request reprint An alternative medicine, Agaricus blazei, may have induced severe hepatic dysfunction in cancer patients
    Hirofumi Mukai
    Division of Oncology Hematology, National Cancer Center Hospital East, Kashiwa, Chiba, Japan
    Jpn J Clin Oncol 36:808-10. 2006
    ..It is necessary to evaluate many modes of complementary and alternative medicines, including the Agaricus blazei extract, in rigorous, scientifically designed and peer-reviewed clinical trials...
  82. pmc The use of contrast-enhanced computed tomography before neoadjuvant chemotherapy to identify patients likely to be treated safely with breast-conserving surgery
    Sadako Akashi-Tanaka
    Division of Breast Surgery, National Cancer Center Hospital, Tokyo, Japan
    Ann Surg 239:238-43. 2004
    ..To select suitable candidates for breast-conserving treatment (BCT) after neoadjuvant chemotherapy (NAC), based on the classification of tumors into localized or diffuse types using contrast-enhanced computed tomography (CE-CT)...
  83. ncbi request reprint Asthenozoospermia: possible association with long-term exposure to an anti-epileptic drug of carbamazepine
    Tetsuo Hayashi
    Department of Urology, Saitama Medical Center, Saitama Medical School, Kawagoe, Saitama, Japan
    Int J Urol 12:113-4. 2005
    ..One must be cautious in extrapolating from a case report, but these findings strongly suggest a direct effect of carbamazepine on spermatic function...