Yoshihisa Kadota

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Affiliation: Osaka University
Country: Japan

Publications

  1. doi Lymphatic and venous malformation or "lymphangiohemangioma" of the anterior mediastinum: case report and literature review
    Yoshihisa Kadota
    Department of General Thoracic Surgery, Osaka University Graduate School of Medicine, 2 2 Yamadaoka, Suita, Osaka, Japan
    Gen Thorac Cardiovasc Surg 59:575-8. 2011
  2. doi Radiation-induced osteosarcoma 17 years after mediastinal irradiation following surgical removal of thymoma
    Yoshihisa Kadota
    Department of General Thoracic Surgery, Osaka University Graduate School of Medicine, L 5, 2 2 Yamadaoka, Suita, Osaka, 565 0871, Japan
    Gen Thorac Cardiovasc Surg 58:651-3. 2010
  3. doi Validation of pN2 sub-classifications in patients with pathological stage IIIA N2 non-small cell lung cancer
    Tomoyuki Nakagiri
    Department of General Thoracic Surgery, Osaka University Graduate School of Medicine, 2 2 L5 Yamadaoka, Suita City, Osaka 565 0871, Japan
    Interact Cardiovasc Thorac Surg 12:733-8. 2011
  4. doi Biological implications of thymectomy for myasthenia gravis
    Meinoshin Okumura
    Department of General Thoracic Surgery, Osaka University Graduate School of Medicine, L 5, 2 2 Yamada oka, Suita, Osaka, Japan
    Surg Today 40:102-7. 2010
  5. doi Regulation of Th-POK and Runx3 in T cell development in human thymoma
    Toshiteru Tokunaga
    Department of General Thoracic Surgery, Osaka University Graduate School of Medicine, Osaka, Japan
    Autoimmunity 42:653-60. 2009
  6. doi Lymph node metastasis diagnosis using positron emission tomography with 2-[18F] fluoro-2-deoxy-D-glucose as a tracer and computed tomography in surgical cases of non-small cell lung cancer
    Naoko Ose
    Department of General Thoracic Surgery, Osaka University Graduate School of Medicine, and National Hospital Organization Toneyama Hospital, Osaka, Japan
    Eur J Cardiothorac Surg 42:89-92. 2012
  7. doi Efficacy of intra-operative unilateral diaphragm plication for patients undergoing unilateral phrenicotomy during extended surgery
    Toshiteru Tokunaga
    Department of General Thoracic Surgery, Osaka University Graduate School of Medicine, Osaka, Japan
    Eur J Cardiothorac Surg 38:600-3. 2010
  8. doi Immunological function of thymoma and pathogenesis of paraneoplastic myasthenia gravis
    Meinoshin Okumura
    Department of General Thoracic Surgery L5, Osaka University Graduate School of Medicine, 2 2 Yamada oka, Suita, Osaka, 565 0871, Japan
    Gen Thorac Cardiovasc Surg 56:143-50. 2008
  9. ncbi Clinical characteristics and surgery of primary lung cancer in younger patients
    Yasunobu Funakoshi
    Department of General Thoracic Surgery, Toneyama National Hospital, 5 5 1 Toneyama, Toyonaka, Osaka, 560 8552, Japan
    Asian Cardiovasc Thorac Ann 16:387-91. 2008
  10. ncbi The immunologic role of thymectomy in the treatment of myasthenia gravis: implication of thymus-associated B-lymphocyte subset in reduction of the anti-acetylcholine receptor antibody titer
    Meinoshin Okumura
    Department of Surgery, Osaka University Graduate School of Medicine, Japan
    J Thorac Cardiovasc Surg 126:1922-8. 2003

Detail Information

Publications30

  1. doi Lymphatic and venous malformation or "lymphangiohemangioma" of the anterior mediastinum: case report and literature review
    Yoshihisa Kadota
    Department of General Thoracic Surgery, Osaka University Graduate School of Medicine, 2 2 Yamadaoka, Suita, Osaka, Japan
    Gen Thorac Cardiovasc Surg 59:575-8. 2011
    ..Management plans based on precise imaging studies using magnetic resonance imaging and multi-detector-row CT phlebography could be helpful in guiding both preoperative diagnosis and subsequent treatment decisions for mediastinal LVM...
  2. doi Radiation-induced osteosarcoma 17 years after mediastinal irradiation following surgical removal of thymoma
    Yoshihisa Kadota
    Department of General Thoracic Surgery, Osaka University Graduate School of Medicine, L 5, 2 2 Yamadaoka, Suita, Osaka, 565 0871, Japan
    Gen Thorac Cardiovasc Surg 58:651-3. 2010
    ..Because thymoma patients receiving mediastinal irradiation are thus at additional risk of radiation-induced secondary malignancy, long-term follow-up is advisable...
  3. doi Validation of pN2 sub-classifications in patients with pathological stage IIIA N2 non-small cell lung cancer
    Tomoyuki Nakagiri
    Department of General Thoracic Surgery, Osaka University Graduate School of Medicine, 2 2 L5 Yamadaoka, Suita City, Osaka 565 0871, Japan
    Interact Cardiovasc Thorac Surg 12:733-8. 2011
    ..The sub-classification of lymph node metastasis in patients with p-stage IIIA N2 NSCLC has clinical implications for the prognosis...
  4. doi Biological implications of thymectomy for myasthenia gravis
    Meinoshin Okumura
    Department of General Thoracic Surgery, Osaka University Graduate School of Medicine, L 5, 2 2 Yamada oka, Suita, Osaka, Japan
    Surg Today 40:102-7. 2010
    ..Nevertheless, additional studies are needed to elucidate the ontogeny of T cells that recognize AchR and the mechanism of the activation of anti-AchR antibodies producing B cells...
  5. doi Regulation of Th-POK and Runx3 in T cell development in human thymoma
    Toshiteru Tokunaga
    Department of General Thoracic Surgery, Osaka University Graduate School of Medicine, Osaka, Japan
    Autoimmunity 42:653-60. 2009
    ..Therefore, CD4/CD8 lineage commitment dependent on Th-POK and Runx3 system seems to be working even in the neoplastic environment formed by human thymomas...
  6. doi Lymph node metastasis diagnosis using positron emission tomography with 2-[18F] fluoro-2-deoxy-D-glucose as a tracer and computed tomography in surgical cases of non-small cell lung cancer
    Naoko Ose
    Department of General Thoracic Surgery, Osaka University Graduate School of Medicine, and National Hospital Organization Toneyama Hospital, Osaka, Japan
    Eur J Cardiothorac Surg 42:89-92. 2012
    ..In this study, we analyzed the diagnostic ability of FDG-PET for N staging by focusing on the clinical features of false-positive (FP) and false-negative (FN) cases...
  7. doi Efficacy of intra-operative unilateral diaphragm plication for patients undergoing unilateral phrenicotomy during extended surgery
    Toshiteru Tokunaga
    Department of General Thoracic Surgery, Osaka University Graduate School of Medicine, Osaka, Japan
    Eur J Cardiothorac Surg 38:600-3. 2010
    ..We assessed the efficacy of intra-operative unilateral diaphragm plication for prevention of postoperative pulmonary complications in patients, who underwent a phrenicotomy due to extended surgical intervention...
  8. doi Immunological function of thymoma and pathogenesis of paraneoplastic myasthenia gravis
    Meinoshin Okumura
    Department of General Thoracic Surgery L5, Osaka University Graduate School of Medicine, 2 2 Yamada oka, Suita, Osaka, 565 0871, Japan
    Gen Thorac Cardiovasc Surg 56:143-50. 2008
    ..In addition, studying the biology of thymoma is also expected to contribute to further understanding of T-cell development and immunological tolerance in the human, because thymoma can be considered an acquired thymus...
  9. ncbi Clinical characteristics and surgery of primary lung cancer in younger patients
    Yasunobu Funakoshi
    Department of General Thoracic Surgery, Toneyama National Hospital, 5 5 1 Toneyama, Toyonaka, Osaka, 560 8552, Japan
    Asian Cardiovasc Thorac Ann 16:387-91. 2008
    ..Younger patients with early-stage primary lung cancer had a significantly better prognosis than older patients, although survival in the advanced stages was not significantly different...
  10. ncbi The immunologic role of thymectomy in the treatment of myasthenia gravis: implication of thymus-associated B-lymphocyte subset in reduction of the anti-acetylcholine receptor antibody titer
    Meinoshin Okumura
    Department of Surgery, Osaka University Graduate School of Medicine, Japan
    J Thorac Cardiovasc Surg 126:1922-8. 2003
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  11. doi Nutritional status of patients undergoing chemoradiotherapy for lung cancer
    Yasushi Shintani
    Department of Thoracic Surgery, Osaka University Graduate School of Medicine, Osaka, Japan
    Asian Cardiovasc Thorac Ann 20:172-6. 2012
    ..These potential benefits need to be confirmed in a randomized controlled trial...
  12. doi Clinicopathologic factors influencing postoperative prognosis in patients with small-sized adenocarcinoma of the lung
    Masayoshi Inoue
    Department of General Thoracic Surgery, Osaka University Graduate School of Medicine, Osaka, Japan
    J Thorac Cardiovasc Surg 135:830-6. 2008
    ..The present study aimed to clarify the histopathologic factors influencing nodal involvement and prognosis of such patients...
  13. doi Clinical and pathological aspects of thymic epithelial tumors
    Meinoshin Okumura
    Department of General Thoracic Surgery L5, Osaka University Graduate School of Medicine, 2 2 Yamada oka, Suita, Osaka, 565 0871, Japan
    Gen Thorac Cardiovasc Surg 56:10-6. 2008
    ..Advances are expected in future studies of thymomas from the standpoint of their clinical, pathological, and biological aspects...
  14. ncbi Role of positive selection of thymoma-associated T cells in the pathogenesis of myasthenia gravis
    Keiji Inada
    Department of Surgery, Division of General Thoracic Surgery, Osaka University Graduate School of Medicine, Suita City, Osaka 565 0871, Japan
    J Surg Res 126:34-40. 2005
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  15. doi Clinical outcome of resected solid-type small-sized c-stage IA non-small cell lung cancer
    Masayoshi Inoue
    Department of General Thoracic Surgery, Osaka University Graduate School of Medicine, 2 2 L5, Yamadaoka, Suita City, Osaka, 565 0871, Japan
    Eur J Cardiothorac Surg 37:1445-9. 2010
    ..We aimed to address the clinical outcomes of resected solid-type c-stage IA non-small cell lung cancer (NSCLC) smaller than 2 cm...
  16. doi The oncological feasibility and limitations of video-assisted thoracoscopic thymectomy for early-stage thymomas
    Toru Kimura
    Department of General Thoracic Surgery, Osaka University Graduate School of Medicine, Osaka, Japan
    Eur J Cardiothorac Surg 44:e214-8. 2013
    ..Our institutional experience with early-stage thymoma was retrospectively reviewed to evaluate the oncological feasibility of thoracoscopic thymectomy...
  17. doi Castleman's disease arising from an intrapulmonary lymph node
    Toshiteru Tokunaga
    Department of General Thoracic Surgery, Osaka University Graduate School of Medicine, Suita, Osaka, Japan
    Gen Thorac Cardiovasc Surg 57:562-5. 2009
    ..Histological examination revealed Castleman's disease of the hyaline vascular type. We present this rare case of solitary Castleman's disease arising from an intrapulmonary lymph node...
  18. doi Postoperative radiation therapy after complete resection of thymoma has little impact on survival
    Tomoki Utsumi
    Department of General Thoracic Surgery, Osaka University Graduate School of Medicine, Suita, Japan
    Cancer 115:5413-20. 2009
    ..Furthermore, to the authors' knowledge, the relation between postoperative radiation therapy and cell type classified by the World Health Organization (WHO) is not known...
  19. pmc Experience with thoracoscopic resection for mediastinal mature teratoma: a retrospective analysis of 15 patients
    Yasushi Shintani
    Department of General Thoracic Surgery, Osaka University Graduate School of Medicine, Suita City, Osaka, Japan
    Interact Cardiovasc Thorac Surg 16:441-4. 2013
    ..We reviewed cases with a mature teratoma removed by VATS and investigated the indications for that procedure for this tumour...
  20. doi Null allele alpha-1 antitrypsin deficiency: case report of the total pleural covering technique for disease-associated pneumothorax
    Takashi Kusu
    Department of General Thoracic Surgery, Osaka University Graduate School of Medicine, Suita, Osaka, Japan
    Gen Thorac Cardiovasc Surg 60:452-5. 2012
    ..TPC with ORC is a surgical treatment for pneumothorax that is done to strengthen visceral pleura and prevent pleural adhesions. The patient has had no recurrence of pneumothorax 3.5 years after right TPC and 6 months after left TPC...
  21. ncbi Glucocorticoids induce G1 cell cycle arrest in human neoplastic thymic epithelial cells
    Yasunobu Funakoshi
    Division of General Thoracic Surgery, Department of Surgery E1, Osaka University Graduate School of Medicine, 2 2 Yamadaoka, Suita, 565 0871 Osaka, Japan
    J Cancer Res Clin Oncol 131:314-22. 2005
    ..In the present study, we investigated glucocorticoid receptor (GR) expression on neoplastic TECs and the effects of glucocorticoids in vitro on the cell cycle progression of tumor cells...
  22. ncbi Fall in diffusing capacity associated with induction therapy for lung cancer: a predictor of postoperative complication?
    Shin Ichi Takeda
    Department of General Thoracic Surgery, Toneyama National Hospital, Toyonaka City, Osaka, Japan
    Ann Thorac Surg 82:232-6. 2006
    ..However, the impact of induction therapy on the pulmonary toxicity and associated pulmonary complications has not been fully investigated in the setting of lung cancer surgery...
  23. ncbi Management and surgical resection for tracheobronchial tumors institutional experience with 12 patients
    Shin Ichi Takeda
    Department of General Thoracic Surgery, Toneyama National Hospital, Toneyama 5 1 1, Toyonaka City, Osaka 560 8552, Japan
    Interact Cardiovasc Thorac Surg 6:484-9. 2007
    ..Further, various options related to tracheobronchoplasty including conservative resection can be applied for surgical intervention...
  24. doi Comparison of outcomes after extended thymectomy for myasthenia gravis: bilateral thoracoscopic approach versus sternotomy
    Hiroyuki Shiono
    General Thoracic Surgery, Osaka University Graduate School of Medicine, Yamadaoka, Suita City, Osaka, Japan
    Surg Laparosc Endosc Percutan Tech 19:424-7. 2009
    ..The VATET group had a similar amount of thymo-fatty tissue removed and feasible clinical outcomes as compared with the TSET group, indicating that VATET provides a proper balance between less invasiveness and radical capability...
  25. doi Risk of pleural recurrence after computed tomographic-guided percutaneous needle biopsy in stage I lung cancer patients
    Masayoshi Inoue
    Department of General Thoracic Surgery, Osaka University Graduate School of Medicine, Osaka, Japan
    Ann Thorac Surg 91:1066-71. 2011
    ..We aimed to assess the risk of pleural seeding of cancer cells, leading to postoperative relapse with dissemination caused by the procedure...
  26. doi Local IL-17 production and a decrease in peripheral blood regulatory T cells in an animal model of bronchiolitis obliterans
    Tomoyuki Nakagiri
    Department of General Thoracic Surgery, Osaka University Graduate School of Medicine, Suita City, Osaka, Japan
    Transplantation 89:1312-9. 2010
    ..We investigated the alteration of Th17 and regulatory T cells (Treg) distribution in an animal model of bronchiolitis obliterans following ectopic tracheal transplantation model...
  27. doi Successful removal of expandable metallic stent in a patient with lung cancer
    Naoko Ose
    Department of General Thoracic Surgery, Osaka University Graduate School of Medicine, Osaka, Japan
    Asian Cardiovasc Thorac Ann 20:202-4. 2012
    ..Stenosis due to formation of granulation tissue at the distal stent site resulted in critical respiratory failure. The stent was removed after 43 months, using rigid bronchoscopy...
  28. doi Epithelial to mesenchymal transition is a determinant of sensitivity to chemoradiotherapy in non-small cell lung cancer
    Yasushi Shintani
    Department of General Thoracic Surgery, Osaka University Graduate School of Medicine, Osaka, Japan
    Ann Thorac Surg 92:1794-804; discussion 1804. 2011
    ..The purpose of this study was to clarify the role of EMT in the sensitivity of non-small cell lung cancer (NSCLC) to chemoradiotherapy (CRT)...
  29. ncbi Clinical impact of concomitant surgical diagnosis and subsequent lobectomy for preoperatively undiagnosed lung cancer
    Shin Ichi Takeda
    Department of General Thoracic Surgery, Toneyama National Hospital, Toyonaka, Osaka, Japan
    Jpn J Thorac Cardiovasc Surg 54:187-92. 2006
    ..We conducted a retrospective study of the clinical impact of a concomitant diagnostic and therapeutic procedure for patients with histologically unproven pulmonary nodules...
  30. ncbi A study on CD45 isoform expression during T-cell development and selection events in the human thymus
    Kenjiro Fukuhara
    Department of Surgery, Division of General Thoracic Surgery and Immunology Laboratory, Osaka University Graduate School of Medicine, Japan
    Hum Immunol 63:394-404. 2002
    ..In summary, various isoforms of CD45 were shown to be tightly regulated during thymocyte development and through the selection process...