Kiyoko Abiru

Summary

Affiliation: Okayama University
Country: Japan

Publications

  1. doi request reprint Clinical implications of preceding positive spikes in patients with benign partial epilepsy and febrile seizures
    Harumi Yoshinaga
    Department of Child Neurology, Okayama University Graduate School of Medicine, Dentistry and Pharmaceutical Sciences, Japan
    Brain Dev 35:299-306. 2013
  2. doi request reprint A novel mutation in SCN4A causes severe myotonia and school-age-onset paralytic episodes
    Harumi Yoshinaga
    Department of Child Neurology, Okayama University Graduate School of Medicine, Dentistry, and Pharmaceutical Sciences, Okayama, Japan
    J Neurol Sci 315:15-9. 2012
  3. doi request reprint Age-dependent spike localization in various epileptic syndromes
    Harumi Yoshinaga
    Department of Child Neurology, Okayama University Graduate School of Medicine and Dentistry, Shikatacho 2 5 1, Okayama, 700 8558, Japan
    Pediatr Neurol 41:440-4. 2009
  4. doi request reprint Characteristics of the synchronous occipital and frontopolar spike phenomenon in Panayiotopoulos syndrome
    Harumi Yoshinaga
    Department of Child Neurology, Okayama University Graduate School of Medicine, Dentistry and Pharmaceutical Sciences, Japan
    Brain Dev 32:603-8. 2010
  5. doi request reprint Abnormal fast activity in infancy with paroxysmal downwards gaze
    Harumi Yoshinaga
    Department of Child Neurology, Okayama University Graduate School of Medicine and Dentistry, Shikatacho 2 5 1, Okayama, Japan
    Brain Dev 31:435-41. 2009
  6. doi request reprint Magnetoencephalogram in a postoperative case with a large skull defect
    Harumi Yoshinaga
    Department of Child Neurology, Okayama University Graduate School of Medicine, Dentistry, and Pharmaceutical Sciences, Okayama, Japan
    Pediatr Neurol 39:48-51. 2008
  7. ncbi request reprint Epilepsy development in infancy with epileptic discharges
    Harumi Yoshinaga
    Department of Child Neurology, Okayama University Graduate School of Medicine Dentistry and Pharmaceutical Sciences, Japan
    Brain Dev 29:217-23. 2007
  8. ncbi request reprint Combined use of sphenoidal electrodes and the dipole localization method for the identification of the mesial temporal focus
    H Yoshinaga
    Department of Child Neurology, Okayama University Medical School, Okayama, Japan
    Eur J Neurol 8:149-56. 2001
  9. ncbi request reprint Ictal MEG in two children with partial seizures
    Harumi Yoshinaga
    Department of Child Neurology, Okayama University Medical School, Shikatacho 2 5 1, Okayama 700 8558, Japan
    Brain Dev 26:403-8. 2004
  10. ncbi request reprint EEG in childhood absence epilepsy
    Harumi Yoshinaga
    Department of Child Neurology, Okayama University Medical School, Shikatacho 2 5 1, Okayama 700 8558, Japan
    Seizure 13:296-302. 2004

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Publications18

  1. doi request reprint Clinical implications of preceding positive spikes in patients with benign partial epilepsy and febrile seizures
    Harumi Yoshinaga
    Department of Child Neurology, Okayama University Graduate School of Medicine, Dentistry and Pharmaceutical Sciences, Japan
    Brain Dev 35:299-306. 2013
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  2. doi request reprint A novel mutation in SCN4A causes severe myotonia and school-age-onset paralytic episodes
    Harumi Yoshinaga
    Department of Child Neurology, Okayama University Graduate School of Medicine, Dentistry, and Pharmaceutical Sciences, Okayama, Japan
    J Neurol Sci 315:15-9. 2012
    ..This case provides an example of the complexity and overlap of the clinical features of sodium channel myotonic disorders...
  3. doi request reprint Age-dependent spike localization in various epileptic syndromes
    Harumi Yoshinaga
    Department of Child Neurology, Okayama University Graduate School of Medicine and Dentistry, Shikatacho 2 5 1, Okayama, 700 8558, Japan
    Pediatr Neurol 41:440-4. 2009
    ..The analysis of these data indicates that there are two types of multiple foci, one correlated with organic lesions and the other with an idiopathic, functional nature...
  4. doi request reprint Characteristics of the synchronous occipital and frontopolar spike phenomenon in Panayiotopoulos syndrome
    Harumi Yoshinaga
    Department of Child Neurology, Okayama University Graduate School of Medicine, Dentistry and Pharmaceutical Sciences, Japan
    Brain Dev 32:603-8. 2010
    ..Using dipole analysis and sequential mapping, we investigated the characteristics of the Fp-O spike observed in seven patients with PS and six patients with symptomatic localization-related epilepsy in childhood (SLE)...
  5. doi request reprint Abnormal fast activity in infancy with paroxysmal downwards gaze
    Harumi Yoshinaga
    Department of Child Neurology, Okayama University Graduate School of Medicine and Dentistry, Shikatacho 2 5 1, Okayama, Japan
    Brain Dev 31:435-41. 2009
    ..As a risk factor for developing WS, we propose the clinical symptom of PDG with characteristic occipital AFA visible in the EEG, both of which represent damage to the occipital region including the optic radiation...
  6. doi request reprint Magnetoencephalogram in a postoperative case with a large skull defect
    Harumi Yoshinaga
    Department of Child Neurology, Okayama University Graduate School of Medicine, Dentistry, and Pharmaceutical Sciences, Okayama, Japan
    Pediatr Neurol 39:48-51. 2008
    ..In this case, despite the failure of dipole estimation by electroencephalogram in the context of a large bone defect, the magnetoencephalogram was useful in detecting the residual epileptogenic zone after failed epilepsy surgery...
  7. ncbi request reprint Epilepsy development in infancy with epileptic discharges
    Harumi Yoshinaga
    Department of Child Neurology, Okayama University Graduate School of Medicine Dentistry and Pharmaceutical Sciences, Japan
    Brain Dev 29:217-23. 2007
    ..We proposed that preterm infants with PVL who showed epileptic discharges before 3 months of CA should be treated by antiepileptic drugs to prevent the onset of WS syndrome...
  8. ncbi request reprint Combined use of sphenoidal electrodes and the dipole localization method for the identification of the mesial temporal focus
    H Yoshinaga
    Department of Child Neurology, Okayama University Medical School, Okayama, Japan
    Eur J Neurol 8:149-56. 2001
    ..We attempted to sub-classify four cases who show temporal spikes on standard scalp electroencephalogram (EEG), using sphenoidal electrodes and the dipole localization..
  9. ncbi request reprint Ictal MEG in two children with partial seizures
    Harumi Yoshinaga
    Department of Child Neurology, Okayama University Medical School, Shikatacho 2 5 1, Okayama 700 8558, Japan
    Brain Dev 26:403-8. 2004
    ..Ictal SPECT revealed hyperperfusion areas around the left sylvian fissure. Conclusion: Ictal MEG is useful for determining the precise location of epileptic focus in patients with motionless seizures, including children...
  10. ncbi request reprint EEG in childhood absence epilepsy
    Harumi Yoshinaga
    Department of Child Neurology, Okayama University Medical School, Shikatacho 2 5 1, Okayama 700 8558, Japan
    Seizure 13:296-302. 2004
    ..We performed a longitudinal clinico-electroencephalographic study of 23 children who were diagnosed as having absence epilepsy on their initial visits to our facility and we analysed those factors which lead to an unfavourable prognosis...
  11. ncbi request reprint Utility of scalp-recorded ictal electroencephalograms in childhood epilepsy with complex partial seizures
    Harumi Yoshinaga
    Department of Child Neurology, Okayama University Medical School, Okayama, Japan
    Pediatr Int 46:342-5. 2004
    ..The authors evaluated the usefulness of scalp-recorded ictal electroencephalograms (EEG) in diagnosing the epileptogenic area in epilepsy with complex partial seizures...
  12. ncbi request reprint Longitudinal study of auditory brainstem response in leigh syndrome
    H Yoshinaga
    Department of Child Neurology, Okayama University Medical School Okayama, Japan
    Neuropediatrics 34:81-6. 2003
    ..In two of our patients, ABR clearly revealed functional improvements in the brainstem which were not revealed by MRI. Therefore, we conclude that ABR is an essential diagnostic technique for patients with LS...
  13. ncbi request reprint Benefit of simultaneous recording of EEG and MEG in dipole localization
    Harumi Yoshinaga
    Department of Child Neurology, Okayama University Medical School, Okayama, Japan
    Epilepsia 43:924-8. 2002
    ..In this study, we tried to show that EEG and magnetoencephalography (MEG) are clinically complementary to each other and that a combination of both technologies is useful for the precise diagnosis of epileptic focus...
  14. ncbi request reprint Utility of the scalp-recorded ictal EEG in childhood epilepsy
    H Yoshinaga
    Department of Child Neurology, Okayama University Medical School, Shikatacho 2 5 1 Okayama, Japan 7008558
    Epilepsia 42:772-7. 2001
    ..To evaluate the usefulness of the scalp-recorded ictal EEGs in diagnosing childhood epilepsy...
  15. ncbi request reprint Very fast rhythmic activity on scalp EEG associated with epileptic spasms
    Katsuhiro Kobayashi
    Department of Child Neurology, Okayama University Graduate School of Medicine and Dentistry, and Okayama University Hospital, Okayama, Japan
    Epilepsia 45:488-96. 2004
    ..Very fast activity was investigated on the ictal EEGs of epileptic spasms to elucidate the pathophysiology of West syndrome (WS) and related disorders from a novel point of view...
  16. ncbi request reprint Childhood-onset epilepsy associated with polymicrogyria
    Yoko Ohtsuka
    Department of Child Neurology, Okayama University Graduate School of Medicine and Dentistry, 2 5 1, Shikatacho, Okayama, Japan
    Brain Dev 24:758-65. 2002
    ..These findings are useful in predicting the outcome of patients with PMG...
  17. ncbi request reprint Are pervasive developmental disorders and attention-deficit/hyperactivity disorder distinct disorders?
    Junri Hattori
    Department of Child Neurology, Okayama University Graduate School of Medicine and Dentistry, Shikata cho 2 5 1, Okayama 700 8558, Japan
    Brain Dev 28:371-4. 2006
    ..It therefore seems difficult to make a distinction between ADHD and PDD by using the present diagnostic criteria in the DSM-IV. We should evaluate each patient in terms of both sets of criteria...
  18. ncbi request reprint Symptoms related to ADHD observed in patients with pervasive developmental disorder
    Tatsuya Ogino
    Department of Child Neurology, Graduate School of Medicine and Dentistry, Okayama University, Okayama 700 8558, Japan
    Brain Dev 27:345-8. 2005
    ..The analyses of the correlation between corresponding items in the DSM-IV criteria and CBCL scores suggested that ADHD-related symptoms in high-function PDD patients have an impact on their daily lives...