R Kushima

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Affiliation: Shiga University of Medical Science
Country: Japan

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint 'Pyloric gland-type adenoma' arising in heterotopic gastric mucosa of the duodenum, with dysplastic progression of the gastric type
    R Kushima
    Department of Pathology, Shiga University of Medical Science, Seta, Ohtsu, Shiga 520 2192, Japan
    Virchows Arch 435:452-7. 1999
  2. ncbi request reprint Gastric-type adenocarcinoma of the duodenal second portion histogenetically associated with hyperplasia and gastric-foveolar metaplasia of Brunner's glands
    Ryoji Kushima
    Department of Clinical Laboratory Medicine, Shiga University of Medical Science, Seta, Otsu, Shiga 520 2192 Japan
    Virchows Arch 440:655-9. 2002
  3. ncbi request reprint Pyloric gland adenoma arising in Barrett's esophagus with mucin immunohistochemical and molecular cytogenetic evaluation
    Ryoji Kushima
    Division of Diagnostic Pathology, Shiga University of Medical Science, Seta, Otsu, 520 2192 Shiga, Japan
    Virchows Arch 446:537-41. 2005
  4. ncbi request reprint Time-dependent expression of intestinal phenotype in signet ring cell carcinomas of the human stomach
    M Bamba
    Department of Pathology, Shiga University of Medical Science, Ohtsu, Japan
    Virchows Arch 438:49-56. 2001
  5. ncbi request reprint [Gastric differentiated stomach adenocarcinoma]
    T Hattori
    Shiga University of Medical Science, Seta, Otsu, Shiga, Japan
    Pathologe 22:97-104. 2001
  6. ncbi request reprint Down-regulation of drs mRNA in human prostate carcinomas
    Chul Jang Kim
    Department of Urology, Shiga University of Medical Science, Otsu, Japan
    Hum Pathol 34:654-7. 2003
  7. ncbi request reprint MUC gene expression and histogenesis of adenocarcinoma of the stomach
    S Tsukashita
    Department of Pathology, Shiga University of Medical Science, Shiga, Japan
    Int J Cancer 94:166-70. 2001
  8. ncbi request reprint Detection of lymph node micrometastasis in gastric cancer by MUC2 RT-PCR: usefulness in pT1 cases
    Hiromichi Sonoda
    Department of Surgery, Shiga University of Medical Science, Seta, Otsu, Shiga, Japan
    J Surg Oncol 88:63-70. 2004
  9. ncbi request reprint Low-grade gastric adenomas/dysplasias: phenotypic expression, DNA ploidy pattern, and LOH at microsatellites linked to the APC gene
    Aiko Tanaka
    Department of Pathology, Shiga University of Medical Science, Otsu, Japan Department of Internal Medicine, Shiga University of Medical Science, Otsu, Japan
    Pathol Res Pract 204:1-9. 2008
  10. ncbi request reprint Establishment and characterization of a prostatic small-cell carcinoma cell line (PSK-1) derived from a patient with Klinefelter syndrome
    C J Kim
    Department of Urology, Shiga University of Medical Science, Seta, Otsu, Shiga, Japan
    Prostate 42:287-94. 2000

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  1. ncbi request reprint 'Pyloric gland-type adenoma' arising in heterotopic gastric mucosa of the duodenum, with dysplastic progression of the gastric type
    R Kushima
    Department of Pathology, Shiga University of Medical Science, Seta, Ohtsu, Shiga 520 2192, Japan
    Virchows Arch 435:452-7. 1999
    ..This is the first case of pyloric gland-type adenoma found to arise in heterotopic gastric mucosa of the duodenum, showing dysplastic progression of the gastric type...
  2. ncbi request reprint Gastric-type adenocarcinoma of the duodenal second portion histogenetically associated with hyperplasia and gastric-foveolar metaplasia of Brunner's glands
    Ryoji Kushima
    Department of Clinical Laboratory Medicine, Shiga University of Medical Science, Seta, Otsu, Shiga 520 2192 Japan
    Virchows Arch 440:655-9. 2002
    ..Therefore the present carcinoma is thought to have developed under induction of gastric-foveolar differentiation in a manner very similar to that of gastric metaplasia in hyperplastic Brunner's glands...
  3. ncbi request reprint Pyloric gland adenoma arising in Barrett's esophagus with mucin immunohistochemical and molecular cytogenetic evaluation
    Ryoji Kushima
    Division of Diagnostic Pathology, Shiga University of Medical Science, Seta, Otsu, 520 2192 Shiga, Japan
    Virchows Arch 446:537-41. 2005
    ..2, 2q14.1-ter, 5q31.3-32, 6q23-24, 8q23-24.2, 11q22.3-24 and 18q21.1-22. This is the first case of pyloric gland adenoma found to arise in Barrett's epithelium of the esophagus, showing its unstable and precancerous nature...
  4. ncbi request reprint Time-dependent expression of intestinal phenotype in signet ring cell carcinomas of the human stomach
    M Bamba
    Department of Pathology, Shiga University of Medical Science, Ohtsu, Japan
    Virchows Arch 438:49-56. 2001
    ....
  5. ncbi request reprint [Gastric differentiated stomach adenocarcinoma]
    T Hattori
    Shiga University of Medical Science, Seta, Otsu, Shiga, Japan
    Pathologe 22:97-104. 2001
    ..Differential gene abnormalities between gastric- and intestinal-type carcinomas of the stomach are discussed, regarding their histogenesis and progression...
  6. ncbi request reprint Down-regulation of drs mRNA in human prostate carcinomas
    Chul Jang Kim
    Department of Urology, Shiga University of Medical Science, Otsu, Japan
    Hum Pathol 34:654-7. 2003
    ..These results indicate that down-regulation of drs mRNA is closely correlated with development of prostate carcinoma, suggesting a tumor-suppressor function of the drs gene in this cancer...
  7. ncbi request reprint MUC gene expression and histogenesis of adenocarcinoma of the stomach
    S Tsukashita
    Department of Pathology, Shiga University of Medical Science, Shiga, Japan
    Int J Cancer 94:166-70. 2001
    ....
  8. ncbi request reprint Detection of lymph node micrometastasis in gastric cancer by MUC2 RT-PCR: usefulness in pT1 cases
    Hiromichi Sonoda
    Department of Surgery, Shiga University of Medical Science, Seta, Otsu, Shiga, Japan
    J Surg Oncol 88:63-70. 2004
    ....
  9. ncbi request reprint Low-grade gastric adenomas/dysplasias: phenotypic expression, DNA ploidy pattern, and LOH at microsatellites linked to the APC gene
    Aiko Tanaka
    Department of Pathology, Shiga University of Medical Science, Otsu, Japan Department of Internal Medicine, Shiga University of Medical Science, Otsu, Japan
    Pathol Res Pract 204:1-9. 2008
    ..These results suggest that low-grade gastric adenomas/dysplasias, Vienna category 3, seldom progress to gastric adenocarcinomas of the differentiated type...
  10. ncbi request reprint Establishment and characterization of a prostatic small-cell carcinoma cell line (PSK-1) derived from a patient with Klinefelter syndrome
    C J Kim
    Department of Urology, Shiga University of Medical Science, Seta, Otsu, Shiga, Japan
    Prostate 42:287-94. 2000
    ..This study reports on the first such case and the establishment of the first cell line of SMCC from this tumor...
  11. ncbi request reprint A case of renal pseudotumor associated with chronic pachymeningitis
    T Tanaka
    Department of Urology, Shiga University of Medical Science, Otsu, Japan
    Int J Urol 6:107-10. 1999
    ..A 56-year-old woman was referred to our hospital with a left renal mass...
  12. ncbi request reprint Detection of lymph node micrometastasis in pN0 early gastric cancer: efficacy of duplex RT-PCR with MUC2 and TFF1 in mucosal cancer
    Hiromichi Sonoda
    Department of Surgery, Shiga University of Medical Science, Shiga 520 2192, Japan
    Oncol Rep 16:411-6. 2006
    ..LMM detected in this manner may prove useful in broadening the indications for endoscopic mucosal resection in elevated-type cancer...
  13. ncbi request reprint Combined signet ring cell and glassy cell carcinoma of the uterine cervix arising in a young Japanese woman: a case report with immunohistochemical and histochemical analyses
    Suzuko Moritani
    Department of Pathology, Nagoya National Hospital, Nagoya, Japan
    Pathol Int 54:787-92. 2004
    ....
  14. ncbi request reprint Invasive ductal carcinoma within a fibroadenoma of the breast
    Hajime Abe
    Department of Surgery, Shiga University of Medical Science, 520 2192, Otsu, Seta Tsukinowa, Japan
    Int J Clin Oncol 9:334-8. 2004
    ..Only 16 cases of carcinoma within a fibroadenoma of the breast have been reported in the literature in Japan. Carcinoma in a fibroadenoma should be treated on the basis of the therapeutic criteria for ordinary carcinoma...
  15. ncbi request reprint Retroperitoneal lymph node dissection in patients with interaortocaval lymph node metastases of transitional cell carcinoma of the urinary tract
    Chul Jang Kim
    Department of Urology, Shiga University of Medical Science, Shiga, Japan
    Int J Urol 11:243-7. 2004
    ..Therefore, RPLND after chemotherapy provides prognostic information that helps to define patients who might benefit from additional systemic chemotherapy...
  16. ncbi request reprint Combined effect of hydrogen peroxide induced oxidative stress and IL-1 alpha on IL-8 production in CaCo-2 cells (a human colon carcinoma cell line) and normal intestinal epithelial cells
    Kazuo Yamamoto
    Department of Clinical Laboratory Medicine, Shiga University of Medical Science, Seta Tsukinowa, Ohtsu, Shiga, Japan
    Inflammation 27:123-8. 2003
    ..Exposure to hydrogen peroxide, followed by IL-1alpha, enhanced IL-8 production over that achieved with IL-1alpha alone. Thus, oxidative stress and IL-1alpha were observed to cooperatively enhance IL-8 production...
  17. doi request reprint Cytological features of myxoid adrenocortical adenoma with a pseudoglandular component: a case report with differential diagnostic considerations
    Mitsuaki Ishida
    Department of Clinical Laboratory Medicine, Shiga University of Medical Science, Shiga, Japan
    Diagn Cytopathol 36:576-80. 2008
    ..Careful observation of these cytological features and positive immunoreactivity to Melan A, alpha-inhibin and synaptophysin can lead to the correct diagnosis...
  18. ncbi request reprint Down-regulation of drs mRNA in colorectal neoplasms
    Ken Ichi Mukaisho
    Department of Pathology, Shiga University of Medical Science, Ohtsu, Shiga 520 2192, Japan
    Jpn J Cancer Res 93:888-93. 2002
    ....
  19. doi request reprint A case of porocarcinoma arising in pigmented hidroacanthoma simplex with multiple lymph node, liver and bone metastases
    Mitsuaki Ishida
    Department of Clinical Laboratory Medicine and Division of Diagnostic Pathology, Shiga University of Medical Science, Otsu, Shiga, Japan
    J Cutan Pathol 38:227-31. 2011
    ..Ishida M, Hotta M, Kushima R, Okabe H. A case of porocarcinoma arising in pigmented hidroacanthoma simplex with multiple lymph node, liver and bone metastases...
  20. ncbi request reprint Case of ductal adenocarcinoma ex pleomorphic adenoma of the lacrimal gland
    Mitsuaki Ishida
    Department of Clinical Laboratory Medicine and Division of Diagnostic Pathology, Shiga University of Medical Science, Otsu 520 2192, Japan
    Rinsho Byori 57:746-51. 2009
    ..And further study is needed to clarify the clinicopathological features of the lacrimal ductal adenocarcinoma...
  21. ncbi request reprint Different roles of p53 between Epstein-Barr virus-positive and -negative gastric carcinomas of matched histology
    Suzuko Moritani
    Department of Pathology, Shiga University of Medical Science, Seta tsukinowa cho, Ohtsu, Shiga, 520 2192, Japan
    Virchows Arch 440:367-75. 2002
    ..The role of p53 in tumour development seems to be smaller in EBER-positive than in -negative gastric carcinomas...
  22. ncbi request reprint Expression of E-cadherin in chordomas: diagnostic marker and possible role of tumor cell affinity
    Kanji Mori
    Department of Orthopedic Surgery, Shiga University of Medical Science, Otsu, Japan
    Virchows Arch 440:123-7. 2002
    ..Furthermore, we speculate that E-cadherin may play a role in tumor cell adhesion and is also involved with histological and clinical features in chordomas...
  23. doi request reprint Multiple IgG4-related sclerosing lesions in the maxillary sinus, parotid gland and nasal septum
    Mitsuaki Ishida
    Department of Clinical Laboratory Medicine, Shiga University of Medical Science, Shiga 520 2192, Japan
    Pathol Int 59:670-5. 2009
    ..The present case suggests that IgG4-related sclerosing lesion can occur in the maxillary sinus and nasal septum, and represents an extension of the spectrum of IgG4-related sclerosing disease...
  24. doi request reprint IgG4-related inflammatory aneurysm of the aortic arch
    Mitsuaki Ishida
    Department of Clinical Laboratory Medicine, Shiga University of Medical Science, Shiga, Japan
    Pathol Int 59:269-73. 2009
    ..Further studies are needed to clarify the spectrum of IgG4-related sclerosing disease in the cardiovascular system...
  25. ncbi request reprint A case of Crohn's disease involving the gallbladder
    Akira Andoh
    Department of Internal Medicine, Surgery and Clinical Laboratory Medicine, Shiga University of Medical Science, Seta Tukinowa, Otsu 520 2192, Japan
    World J Gastroenterol 12:977-8. 2006
    ..When cholecystectomy is performed in a patient with Crohn's disease, the possibility of gallbladder involvement should be carefully examined by histopathological tests...
  26. ncbi request reprint Highly anaplastic extraventricular ependymoma arising in an adult, mimicking metastatic adenocarcinoma with heavy stromal inflammation and emperiporesis
    Suzuko Moritani
    Department of Pathology, Saiseikai Shiga Hospital Imperial Gift Foundation Inc, Ohtsu, Japan
    Pathol Int 53:539-46. 2003
    ..Although this tumor might be classified to at least WHO grade III from the histology and aggressive behavior, the exact grading is still controversial because of the rarity of such cases...
  27. ncbi request reprint Gastric-type well-differentiated adenocarcinoma and pyloric gland adenoma of the stomach
    Ryoji Kushima
    Division of Diagnostic Pathology, Shiga University of Medical Science Hospital, Otsu, 520 2192, Japan
    Gastric Cancer 9:177-84. 2006
    ..In this article, we review and discuss the clinicopathological and molecular pathological aspects of gastric-type well-differentiated adenocarcinomas and pyloric gland adenomas, mainly based on our published and unpublished data...
  28. ncbi request reprint Beta-catenin expression in intramucosal neoplastic lesions of the stomach. Comparative analysis of adenoma/dysplasia, adenocarcinoma and signet-ring cell carcinoma
    Shizuki Tsukashita
    Department of Pathology, Shiga University of Medical Science, Setatsukinowa cho, Otsu, Shiga 520 2192, Japan
    Oncology 64:251-8. 2003
    ..To clarify roles of beta-catenin in the early stage of gastric tumorigenesis, we investigate beta-catenin expression in stomach intramucosal neoplasms...
  29. ncbi request reprint Ovarian carcinoma recurring as carcinosarcoma
    S Moritani
    Department of Pathology, Shiga University of Medical Science, Ohtsu, Shiga, Japan
    Pathol Int 51:380-4. 2001
    ..These findings suggest the possible histogenesis of carcinosarcoma of the ovary as progression and clonal evolution of endometrioid adenocarcinoma...
  30. ncbi request reprint Tumor prone phenotype of mice deficient in a novel apoptosis-inducing gene, drs
    Yukihiro Tambe
    Department of Microbiology, Shiga University of Medical Science, Setatsukinowa cho, Otsu, Shiga 520 2192, Japan
    Carcinogenesis 28:777-84. 2007
    ..The present results thus indicate that drs contributes to the suppression of malignant tumor formation, and this suppression is closely correlated with drs-mediated apoptosis...
  31. doi request reprint Colloid carcinoma of the intestinal type in the uterine cervix: mucin immunohistochemistry
    Masayuki Shintaku
    Department of Pathology, Osaka Red Cross Hospital, Tennoji, Osaka, Japan
    Pathol Int 60:119-24. 2010
    ....
  32. ncbi request reprint Immunohistochemical analysis of cell cycle-regulating-protein (p21, p27, and Ki-67) expression in gastroesophageal reflux disease
    Yorihiro Nishiyama
    Department of Gastroenterology, Shiga University of Medical Science, Seta Tukinowa, Otsu 520 2192, Japan
    J Gastroenterol 37:905-11. 2002
    ..The aim of this study was to carry out an immunohistochemical analysis of cell cycle-regulating-protein (p21, p27, and Ki-67) expression in endoscopic biopsy samples obtained using angled biopsy forceps...
  33. ncbi request reprint Periostin is down-regulated in high grade human bladder cancers and suppresses in vitro cell invasiveness and in vivo metastasis of cancer cells
    Chul Jang Kim
    Department of Urology, Shiga University of Medical Science, Otsu, Shiga, Japan
    Int J Cancer 117:51-8. 2005
    ..Periostin may play a role as a suppressor of invasion and metastasis in the progression of human bladder cancers...
  34. ncbi request reprint [Relationship and role of morphological diagnosis and gene diagnosis of cancer (1) tumors in the gastrointestinal tract]
    R Kushima
    Department of Clinical Laboratory Medicine, Central Clinical Laboratory, Shiga University of Medical Science, Ohtsu 520-2192
    Rinsho Byori 49:1233-6. 2001
    ..Gene diagnosis is expected to play an important role in the grading of malignancy, examining sensitivity for chemotherapy and discovering micrometastases, in cases of cancers definitively diagnosed by histopathology...
  35. ncbi request reprint Expression of HLA-class II antigen in gastric carcinomas. Its relationship to histopathological grade, lymphocyte infiltration and five-year survival rate
    X C Ma
    Department of Surgery, Shiga University of Medical Science, Otsu, Japan
    Acta Oncol 33:187-90. 1994
    ..The data suggest that the expression of HLA-DR antigen in gastric carcinomas may reflect the degree of tumor cell differentiation, and influence the host immune response and prognosis...
  36. ncbi request reprint CD10 expression is useful in the diagnosis of follicular carcinoma and follicular variant of papillary thyroid carcinoma
    Chisato Tomoda
    Department of Otolaryngology, Shiga University of Medical Science, Shiga, Japan
    Thyroid 13:291-5. 2003
    ..In conclusion, immunohistochemistry of CD10 in paraffin sections is valuable in the classification of thyroid follicular lesions into benign and malignant groups and in the diagnosis of follicular variant of papillary thyroid carcinoma...
  37. ncbi request reprint Immunohistochemical demonstration of the type III intermediate filament peripherin in human rectal mucosae and well-differentiated endocrine neoplasms
    Mitsuaki Ishida
    Department of Clinical Laboratory Medicine, Shiga University of Medical Science, Otsu, Japan
    Oncol Rep 18:633-7. 2007
    ..However, loss of its expression was observed in cases with metastases (3/5) and can be regarded as an additional parameter to predict the risk of metastasis in rectal well-differentiated endocrine neoplasms...
  38. ncbi request reprint Claudin expression in rectal well-differentiated endocrine neoplasms (carcinoid tumors)
    Mitsuaki Ishida
    Department of Clinical Laboratory Medicine, Shiga University of Medical Science, Shiga 520 2192, Japan
    Oncol Rep 21:113-7. 2009
    ....
  39. doi request reprint Re-evaluation of histogenesis of gastric carcinomas: a comparative histopathological study between Helicobacter pylori-negative and H. pylori-positive cases
    Rie Kakinoki
    Department of Internal Medicine, Shiga University of Medical Science, Tsukinowa cho, Seta, Otsu, Shiga, 520 2192, Japan
    Dig Dis Sci 54:614-20. 2009
    ..pylori-infection, i.e., ongoing atrophy...
  40. ncbi request reprint Availability of CD10 immunohistochemistry as a marker of breast myoepithelial cells on paraffin sections
    Suzuko Moritani
    Department of Pathology, Shiga University of Medical Science, Seta tsukinowa cho, Ohtsu, Japan
    Mod Pathol 15:397-405. 2002
    ..Combination of CD10 and SMA will provide more sophisticated information about presence or absence of myoepithelial cells in confusing breast lesions...
  41. ncbi request reprint Evaluation of mucin expression patterns in gastric borderline (group III) lesions
    Hideki Minematsu
    Department of Internal Medicine, Shiga University of Medical Science, Otsu, Japan
    J Gastroenterol 41:547-53. 2006
    ..Recommendations for diagnosis and treatment of gastric borderline (group III) lesions remain controversial. We examined mucin expression patterns in endoscopically resected and forceps biopsy samples...
  42. ncbi request reprint Overexpression of CD10 and reduced MUC2 expression correlate with the development and progression of colorectal neoplasms
    Tsuyoshi Iwase
    Department of Pathology, Shiga University of Medical Science, Seta tsukinowa cho, Ohtsu, Shiga, Japan
    Pathol Res Pract 201:83-91. 2005
    ..A specific tendency was evident in superficial-type carcinomas without any adenomatous component (de novo carcinomas). These carcinomas are considered to be more aggressive than other morphologically distinct carcinomas...
  43. doi request reprint DNMT3L is a novel marker and is essential for the growth of human embryonal carcinoma
    Kahori Minami
    Department of Clinical Laboratory Medicine, Shiga University of Medical Science, Shiga, Japan
    Clin Cancer Res 16:2751-9. 2010
    ..Testicular germ cell tumors (TGCT) have a unique epigenetic profile distinct from that of other types of cancer. Elucidation of these properties has a potential to identify novel markers for TGCTs...
  44. ncbi request reprint Transitional cell carcinoma in a single ectopic ureter opening into the ejaculatory duct
    Zenkai Nishikawa
    Department of Urology, Shiga University of Medical Science, Otsu, Shiga, Japan
    Urology 60:912. 2002
    ..To our knowledge, we report the first case of primary transitional cell carcinoma in a single ectopic ureter with a dysplastic kidney that terminated in the ejaculatory duct...
  45. ncbi request reprint Aberrant expression of class III beta-tubulin in basal cell carcinoma of the skin
    Mitsuaki Ishida
    Department of Clinical Laboratory Medicine, Shiga University of Medical Science, Shiga, Japan
    Oncol Rep 22:733-7. 2009
    ..beta III is a potential candidate for inclusion to the panel of immunohistochemical markers to distinguish small BCCs from non-neoplastic hair buds, because non-neoplastic hair follicles are not positive for beta III...
  46. ncbi request reprint Cytologic diagnosis of brain metastasis from hepatocellular carcinoma by squash preparation
    Tadao K Kobayashi
    Department of Pathology, Saiseikai Shiga Hospital, Imperial Gift Foundation Inc, Ritto, Shiga, Japan
    Diagn Cytopathol 34:227-31. 2006
    ..We suggest that intraoperative squash cytologic examination be viewed as a useful initial approach in the diagnosis of metastatic brain tumor...
  47. doi request reprint Immunohistochemical demonstration of D2-40 in basal cell carcinomas of the skin
    Mitsuaki Ishida
    Department of Clinical Laboratory Medicine, Shiga University of Medical Science, Shiga, Japan
    J Cutan Pathol 35:926-30. 2008
    ....
  48. doi request reprint Comparison between mucinous cystic neoplasm and intraductal papillary mucinous neoplasm of the branch duct type of the pancreas with respect to expression of CD10 and cytokeratin 20
    Takashi Nishigami
    Department of Pathology, Hyogo College of Medicine, Nishinomiya, Hyogo, Japan
    Pancreas 38:558-64. 2009
    ..The purpose of this study was to find useful markers for the differential diagnosis of MCN and IPMN-BD...
  49. ncbi request reprint Immunohistochemical analysis of short-segment Barrett's esophagus
    Izumi Ishizuka
    Department of Gastroenterology, Shiga University of Medical Science, Otsu, Japan
    J Gastroenterol Hepatol 19:1410-6. 2004
    ..In this study, we performed an immunohistochemical analysis of columnar metaplasia presenting in short-segment Barrett's esophagus (SSBE)...
  50. ncbi request reprint [Case of clear cell hidradenoma with mucinous metaplasia in the forehead--immunohistochemical analysis of the mucin]
    Mitsuaki Ishida
    Department of Clinical Laboratory Medicine, Shiga University of Medical Science, Otsu
    Rinsho Byori 54:781-4. 2006
    ....
  51. ncbi request reprint [HER2 protein in the serum and nipple discharge]
    Hidetoshi Okabe
    Department of Laboratory Medicine, Shiga University of Medical Science
    Nihon Rinsho 63:753-5. 2005
  52. ncbi request reprint Cytokeratin 7/20 and mucin core protein expression in ulcerative colitis-associated colorectal neoplasms
    Natsuko Tatsumi
    Molecular Gastroenterology and Hepatology, Kyoto Prefectural University of Medicine, Graduate School of Medical Science, Kamigyo ku, 602 8566 Kyoto, Japan
    Virchows Arch 448:756-62. 2006
    ..These results suggest that gastric-type mucins play an important role in the initial step of CC-tumorigenesis, and CK7 and gastric-type mucins may be useful in the differential diagnosis between UC-associated neoplasms and sporadic ones...
  53. doi request reprint Serous papillary adenocarcinoma of the female genital organs and invasive micropapillary carcinoma of the breast. Are WT1, CA125, and GCDFP-15 useful in differential diagnosis?
    Suzuko Moritani
    Department of Pathology and Clinical Laboratories, Nagoya Medical Center, Nagoya, Aichi 460 0001, Japan
    Hum Pathol 39:666-71. 2008
    ..However, the availability of GCDFP-15 is limited because of the low positive rate of GCDFP-15 in invasive micropapillary carcinomas...
  54. ncbi request reprint Myoepithelial cells in solid variant of intraductal papillary carcinoma of the breast: a potential diagnostic pitfall and a proposal of an immunohistochemical panel in the differential diagnosis with intraductal papilloma with usual ductal hyperplasia
    Suzuko Moritani
    Department of Pathology and Clinical Laboratories, Nagoya Medical Center, 4 1 1, Sannomaru, Naka ku, Nagoya, Aichi, 460 0001, Japan
    Virchows Arch 450:539-47. 2007
    ....
  55. ncbi request reprint Differences in the expression of mucins in various forms of cystitis glandularis
    Ljubinka Jankovic Velickovic
    Institute of Pathology, Faculty of Medicine, Nis, Serbia
    Pathol Res Pract 203:653-8. 2007
    ..Different and contrasting immunoprofiles were evident in various forms of CG. The absence of CD 10 in CG of the intestinal type is a finding that points towards an incomplete form of urinary bladder metaplasia...
  56. ncbi request reprint Eosinophilic cell change of the endometrium: a possible relationship to mucinous differentiation
    Suzuko Moritani
    Department of Pathology and Clinical Laboratories, Nagoya Medical Center, Nagoya, Aichi, Japan
    Mod Pathol 18:1243-8. 2005
    ..Most of the endometrial changes characterized by cytoplasmic eosinophilia may be subtypes of immature mucinous metaplasia which express a mucin core protein but are not fully glycosylated...