Naomi Kakushima


Affiliation: Shizuoka Cancer Center
Country: Japan


  1. Yabuuchi Y, Kakushima N, Takizawa K, Tanaka M, Kawata N, Yoshida M, et al. Short- and long-term outcomes of endoscopic submucosal dissection for early gastric cancer in the remnant stomach after gastrectomy. J Gastroenterol. 2018;: pubmed publisher
    ..8-91.3). The long-term outcomes of ESD for EGC in the remnant stomach were favorable. However, ESD involving the anastomosis was a technically demanding procedure due to the low en bloc resection rate and high perforation rate. ..
  2. Kawata N, Kakushima N, Takizawa K, Tanaka M, Makuuchi R, Tokunaga M, et al. Risk factors for lymph node metastasis and long-term outcomes of patients with early gastric cancer after non-curative endoscopic submucosal dissection. Surg Endosc. 2017;31:1607-1616 pubmed publisher
    ..0001). A detailed assessment of LVI is essential to the pathological evaluation of endoscopically resected specimens. An additional surgical resection should be strongly recommended for patients with LVI. ..
  3. Matsubayashi H, Kawata N, Kakushima N, Tanaka M, Takizawa K, Kiyozumi Y, et al. A case of type 1 multiple endocrine neoplasia with esophageal stricture successfully treated with endoscopic balloon dilation and local steroid injection combined with surgical resection of gastrinomas. BMC Gastroenterol. 2017;17:37 pubmed publisher
    ..However, in refractory cases with repetitive and/or severe complications due to high acid secretion, surgical treatment could be considered as an option. ..