Muneaki Matsuo

Summary

Affiliation: Saga University
Country: Japan

Publications

  1. doi request reprint Chronic myoclonia of subcortical origin with antiglutamate receptor antibodies
    Muneaki Matsuo
    Department of Pediatrics, Faculty of Medicine, Saga University, Saga, Japan
    J Child Neurol 22:1393-6. 2007
  2. doi request reprint Characterization of early onset neurofibromatosis type 2
    Muneaki Matsuo
    Department of Pediatrics, Saga University, Faculty of Medicine, Saga, Japan Electronic address
    Brain Dev 36:148-52. 2014
  3. doi request reprint Efficacy of dextromethorphan and cyclosporine a for acute encephalopathy
    Muneaki Matsuo
    Department of Pediatrics, Faculty of Medicine, Saga University, Saga, Japan
    Pediatr Neurol 48:200-5. 2013
  4. doi request reprint Effects of cyclodextrin in two patients with Niemann-Pick Type C disease
    Muneaki Matsuo
    Department of Pediatrics, Saga University, Faculty of Medicine, Saga, Japan
    Mol Genet Metab 108:76-81. 2013
  5. doi request reprint Characterization of childhood-onset complex partial seizures associated with autism spectrum disorder
    Muneaki Matsuo
    Department of Pediatrics, Faculty of Medicine, Saga University, Saga, Japan
    Epilepsy Behav 20:524-7. 2011
  6. ncbi request reprint Increased IL-1beta production from dsRNA-stimulated leukocytes in febrile seizures
    Muneaki Matsuo
    Department of Pediatrics, Faculty of Medicine, Saga University, Saga, Japan
    Pediatr Neurol 35:102-6. 2006
  7. doi request reprint Frequent association of autism spectrum disorder in patients with childhood onset epilepsy
    Muneaki Matsuo
    Department of Pediatrics, Faculty of Medicine, Saga University, Saga, Japan
    Brain Dev 32:759-63. 2010
  8. ncbi request reprint Leukotriene synthesis is increased by transcriptional up-regulation of 5-lipoxygenase, leukotriene A4 hydrolase, and leukotriene C4 synthase in asthmatic children
    Masafumi Zaitsu
    Department of Pediatrics, Saga Medical School, Nabeshima, Saga, Japan
    J Asthma 40:147-54. 2003
  9. doi request reprint Febrile seizures: characterization of double-stranded RNA-induced gene expression
    Kazuya Sasaki
    Department of Pediatrics, Faculty of Medicine, Saga University, Saga, Japan
    Pediatr Neurol 41:114-8. 2009
  10. ncbi request reprint Bickerstaff's brainstem encephalitis associated with IgM antibodies to GM1b and GalNAc-GD1a
    Muneaki Matsuo
    Department of Pediatrics, Saga Medical School, Saga, Japan
    J Neurol Sci 217:225-8. 2004

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Publications19

  1. doi request reprint Chronic myoclonia of subcortical origin with antiglutamate receptor antibodies
    Muneaki Matsuo
    Department of Pediatrics, Faculty of Medicine, Saga University, Saga, Japan
    J Child Neurol 22:1393-6. 2007
    ..The patient's symptoms have now been stable with clonazepam treatment for 2 years. The left thalamus was suspected to have been the region at least partly responsible for the patient's symptoms...
  2. doi request reprint Characterization of early onset neurofibromatosis type 2
    Muneaki Matsuo
    Department of Pediatrics, Saga University, Faculty of Medicine, Saga, Japan Electronic address
    Brain Dev 36:148-52. 2014
    ..Atypical extravestibular presentation is common in early onset NF2, with more prominent spinal symptoms. ..
  3. doi request reprint Efficacy of dextromethorphan and cyclosporine a for acute encephalopathy
    Muneaki Matsuo
    Department of Pediatrics, Faculty of Medicine, Saga University, Saga, Japan
    Pediatr Neurol 48:200-5. 2013
    ..The combination regimen of dextromethorphan and cyclosporine A could be effective for the treatment and prevention of acute encephalopathy with biphasic seizures and late reduced diffusion...
  4. doi request reprint Effects of cyclodextrin in two patients with Niemann-Pick Type C disease
    Muneaki Matsuo
    Department of Pediatrics, Saga University, Faculty of Medicine, Saga, Japan
    Mol Genet Metab 108:76-81. 2013
    ..For more effective treatment of NPC patients with HPB-CD, it is necessary to improve drug delivery into the central nervous system...
  5. doi request reprint Characterization of childhood-onset complex partial seizures associated with autism spectrum disorder
    Muneaki Matsuo
    Department of Pediatrics, Faculty of Medicine, Saga University, Saga, Japan
    Epilepsy Behav 20:524-7. 2011
    ..ASD is frequently associated with childhood-onset CPS. Male gender, cognitive deficits, frequent seizures, and frontal paroxysms are risk factors for the association of ASD with CPS...
  6. ncbi request reprint Increased IL-1beta production from dsRNA-stimulated leukocytes in febrile seizures
    Muneaki Matsuo
    Department of Pediatrics, Faculty of Medicine, Saga University, Saga, Japan
    Pediatr Neurol 35:102-6. 2006
    ..Interleukin-1beta production was not significantly influenced by genotype. Viral infection results in increased interleukin-1beta production in febrile seizure patients, and this may play a role in febrile seizures...
  7. doi request reprint Frequent association of autism spectrum disorder in patients with childhood onset epilepsy
    Muneaki Matsuo
    Department of Pediatrics, Faculty of Medicine, Saga University, Saga, Japan
    Brain Dev 32:759-63. 2010
    ..An amelioration of the autistic symptoms occurred after epilepsy treatment in five cases (8%). CPS with frontal paroxysms occurring from one to nine years of age seems to be characteristic of epilepsy associated with ASD...
  8. ncbi request reprint Leukotriene synthesis is increased by transcriptional up-regulation of 5-lipoxygenase, leukotriene A4 hydrolase, and leukotriene C4 synthase in asthmatic children
    Masafumi Zaitsu
    Department of Pediatrics, Saga Medical School, Nabeshima, Saga, Japan
    J Asthma 40:147-54. 2003
    ..The mRNA expression of LT-synthesizing enzymes was up-regulated, resulting in increased LT synthesis, which may play an important role in the pathogenesis of childhood asthma...
  9. doi request reprint Febrile seizures: characterization of double-stranded RNA-induced gene expression
    Kazuya Sasaki
    Department of Pediatrics, Faculty of Medicine, Saga University, Saga, Japan
    Pediatr Neurol 41:114-8. 2009
    ..The induced expression of several ion channel genes by double-stranded RNA may affect neuronal excitability which leads to seizure susceptibility during infection...
  10. ncbi request reprint Bickerstaff's brainstem encephalitis associated with IgM antibodies to GM1b and GalNAc-GD1a
    Muneaki Matsuo
    Department of Pediatrics, Saga Medical School, Saga, Japan
    J Neurol Sci 217:225-8. 2004
    ..It is not clear why our patient developed BBE rather than Guillain-Barré syndrome. These antibodies may, however, prove useful serological markers for identifying BBE patients who do not have the anti-GQ1b IgG antibody...
  11. ncbi request reprint Inhibition of human glioma cell growth by a PHS-2 inhibitor, NS398, and a prostaglandin E receptor subtype EP1-selective antagonist, SC51089
    Muneaki Matsuo
    Department of Pediatrics, Saga Medical School, Saga, Japan
    J Neurooncol 66:285-92. 2004
    ..Furthermore, NS398 or SC51089 slowed tumor growth in vivo, which was assessed using KMG4 tumor xenografts on SCID mice. PHS-2 inhibitors and EP1 antagonists might be useful in the prevention and/or treatment of glioma...
  12. ncbi request reprint Classic Rett syndrome in a boy with R133C mutation of MECP2
    Tatsuo Masuyama
    Department of Pediatrics, Faculty of Medicine, Saga University, Saga, Japan
    Brain Dev 27:439-42. 2005
    ..These results suggest that clinical phenotypes caused by DNA mutation in MECP2 are determined by position of the mutation in the gene, and R133 represents a critical amino acid residue in the induction of RTT symptoms in humans...
  13. ncbi request reprint Autoimmune neutropenia of infancy with multiple brain abscesses during the course of human herpesvirus-6 infection
    Miyoko Tokushima-Imayoshi
    Department of Pediatrics, Saga University, Saga, Japan
    Int J Hematol 84:151-3. 2006
    ..Although autoimmune neutropenia of infancy is benign and self limiting, it must be emphasized that severe bacterial infection will be induced by concurrent viral infection in this specific disorder...
  14. ncbi request reprint Possible contribution of interferon-alpha to febrile seizures in influenza
    Tatsuo Masuyama
    Department of Pediatrics, Saga Medical School, Japan
    Pediatr Neurol 27:289-92. 2002
    ..05). The present findings suggest the possible contribution of interferon-alpha in the pathogenesis of febrile seizures...
  15. doi request reprint Acute alcohol intoxication in a 15-day-old neonate
    Masafumi Zaitsu
    Department of Pediatrics, Faculty of Medicine, Saga University, Saga, Japan
    Pediatr Int 55:792-4. 2013
    ..0 mg/dL at 3 h after intake. The patient recovered under intravenous fluid replacement without complications. Follow-up examinations at 1, 2, 3, 6 and 12 months confirmed normal psychomotor development. ..
  16. ncbi request reprint Restless legs syndrome: association with streptococcal or mycoplasma infection
    Muneaki Matsuo
    Department of Pediatrics, Faculty of Medicine, Saga University, Saga, Japan
    Pediatr Neurol 31:119-21. 2004
    ..One of three patients had persistently elevated enzyme-linked immunosorbent optical density values against human caudate and putamen...
  17. ncbi request reprint [Two cases of Costello syndrome]
    Tatsuo Masuyama
    Department of Pediatrics, Saga Seishigakuen Handicapped Children s Hospital, Saga
    No To Hattatsu 35:49-53. 2003
    ..Both cases had atrial fibrilation from infancy to early childhood. One patient had hypertonia in the lower extremities and pes equinovarus, while the other had hypotonia and pes planovalgus...
  18. ncbi request reprint Thromboxane synthesis is increased by upregulation of cytosolic phospholipase A2 and cyclooxygenase-2 in peripheral polymorphonuclear leukocytes during bacterial infection in childhood
    Masafumi Zaitsu
    Department of Pediatrics, Faculty of Medicine, Saga Medical School, 5 1 1 Nabeshima, Saga 849 8501, Japan
    Am J Hematol 72:115-20. 2003
    ..The upregulation of TXA(2) synthesis may contribute to the process of acute inflammatory reaction caused by bacterial infection...
  19. ncbi request reprint Temporal lobe epilepsy associated with hippocampal sclerosis and a contralateral middle fossa arachnoid cyst
    Tadao Kawamura
    Department of Neurosurgery, Graduate School of Medical Sciences, Kyushu University, Fukuoka, Japan
    Seizure 11:60-2. 2002
    ..After left anterior temporal lobectomy with hippocampectomy, seizure control was improved. ACMCF was not considered the direct cause of epilepsy; instead the seizures were attributed to hippocampal sclerosis...