Haruhiko Kondo

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Affiliation: Shizuoka Cancer Center
Country: Japan

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Surgical treatment for metastatic malignancies. Pulmonary metastasis: indications and outcomes
    Haruhiko Kondo
    Division of Thoracic Surgery, Shizuoka Cancer Center, 1007 Shimonagakubo, Shizuoka 411 8777, Japan
    Int J Clin Oncol 10:81-5. 2005
  2. doi request reprint MUC1 expression in pulmonary metastatic tumors: a comparison of primary lung cancer
    Kyoichi Kaira
    Division of Thoracic Oncology, Shizuoka Cancer Center, 1007 Shimonagakubo Nagaizumi cho Sunto gun, Shizuoka, 411 8777, Japan
    Pathol Oncol Res 18:439-47. 2012
  3. ncbi request reprint Relationship between LAT1 expression and response to platinum-based chemotherapy in non-small cell lung cancer patients with postoperative recurrence
    Kyoichi Kaira
    Division of Thoracic Oncology, Shizuoka Cancer Center, 1007 Shimonagakubo Nagaizumi cho Sunto gun, Shizuoka, 411 8777, Japan
    Anticancer Res 31:3775-82. 2011
  4. doi request reprint Biologic correlation of 2-[18F]-fluoro-2-deoxy-D-glucose uptake on positron emission tomography in thymic epithelial tumors
    Kyoichi Kaira
    Division of Thoracic Oncology, Shizuoka Cancer Center, Shizuoka, Japan
    J Clin Oncol 28:3746-53. 2010
  5. ncbi request reprint Biological correlation of ¹⁸F-FDG uptake on PET in pulmonary neuroendocrine tumors
    Kyoichi Kaira
    Division of Thoracic Oncology, Shizuoka Cancer Center, 1007 Shimonagakubo Nagaizumi cho Sunto gun, Shizuoka, 411 8777, Japan
    Anticancer Res 33:4219-28. 2013
  6. doi request reprint Thymidylate synthase expression is closely associated with outcome in patients with pulmonary adenocarcinoma
    Kyoichi Kaira
    Division of Thoracic Oncology, Shizuoka Cancer Center, 1007 Shimonagakubo Nagaizumi cho, Sunto gun, Shizuoka 411 8777, Japan
    Med Oncol 29:1663-72. 2012
  7. ncbi request reprint L-type amino acid transporter 1 (LAT1) expression in malignant pleural mesothelioma
    Kyoichi Kaira
    Division of Thoracic Oncology, Shizuoka Cancer Center, 1007 Shimonagakubo Nagaizumi cho, Sunto gun, Shizuoka 411 8777, Japan
    Anticancer Res 31:4075-82. 2011
  8. doi request reprint The role of βIII-tubulin in non-small cell lung cancer patients treated by taxane-based chemotherapy
    Kyoichi Kaira
    Division of Thoracic Oncology, Shizuoka Cancer Center, 1007 Shimonagakubo, Nagaizumi cho, Sunto gun, Shizuoka, 411 8777, Japan
    Int J Clin Oncol 18:371-9. 2013
  9. doi request reprint 18F-FDG uptake on PET in primary mediastinal non-thymic neoplasm: a clinicopathological study
    Kyoichi Kaira
    Division of Thoracic Oncology, Shizuoka Cancer Center, 1007 Shimonagakubo Nagaizumi cho, Sunto gun, Shizuoka 411 8777, Japan
    Eur J Radiol 81:2423-9. 2012
  10. doi request reprint Depolarized MUC1 expression is closely associated with hypoxic markers and poor outcome in resected non-small cell lung cancer
    Kyoichi Kaira
    Division of Thoracic Oncology, Shizuoka Cancer Center, Shizuoka, Japan
    Int J Surg Pathol 20:223-32. 2012

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  1. ncbi request reprint Surgical treatment for metastatic malignancies. Pulmonary metastasis: indications and outcomes
    Haruhiko Kondo
    Division of Thoracic Surgery, Shizuoka Cancer Center, 1007 Shimonagakubo, Shizuoka 411 8777, Japan
    Int J Clin Oncol 10:81-5. 2005
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  2. doi request reprint MUC1 expression in pulmonary metastatic tumors: a comparison of primary lung cancer
    Kyoichi Kaira
    Division of Thoracic Oncology, Shizuoka Cancer Center, 1007 Shimonagakubo Nagaizumi cho Sunto gun, Shizuoka, 411 8777, Japan
    Pathol Oncol Res 18:439-47. 2012
    ..Polarized MUC1 has a different expression pattern between primary and metastatic tumors with adenocarcinoma, and depolarized MUC1 is closely associated with glucose metabolism and hypoxia...
  3. ncbi request reprint Relationship between LAT1 expression and response to platinum-based chemotherapy in non-small cell lung cancer patients with postoperative recurrence
    Kyoichi Kaira
    Division of Thoracic Oncology, Shizuoka Cancer Center, 1007 Shimonagakubo Nagaizumi cho Sunto gun, Shizuoka, 411 8777, Japan
    Anticancer Res 31:3775-82. 2011
    ..The aim of this study was to investigate whether L-type amino acid transporter 1 (LAT1) expression can predict poor outcome after chemotherapy in patients with non-small cell lung cancer (NSCLC)...
  4. doi request reprint Biologic correlation of 2-[18F]-fluoro-2-deoxy-D-glucose uptake on positron emission tomography in thymic epithelial tumors
    Kyoichi Kaira
    Division of Thoracic Oncology, Shizuoka Cancer Center, Shizuoka, Japan
    J Clin Oncol 28:3746-53. 2010
    ..However, no satisfactory biologic explanation exists for this phenomenon. The aim of this study was to investigate the underlying biologic mechanisms of [(18)F]FDG uptake...
  5. ncbi request reprint Biological correlation of ¹⁸F-FDG uptake on PET in pulmonary neuroendocrine tumors
    Kyoichi Kaira
    Division of Thoracic Oncology, Shizuoka Cancer Center, 1007 Shimonagakubo Nagaizumi cho Sunto gun, Shizuoka, 411 8777, Japan
    Anticancer Res 33:4219-28. 2013
    ..We therefore, conducted a study including the analysis of the underlying biology of (18)F-FDG uptake...
  6. doi request reprint Thymidylate synthase expression is closely associated with outcome in patients with pulmonary adenocarcinoma
    Kyoichi Kaira
    Division of Thoracic Oncology, Shizuoka Cancer Center, 1007 Shimonagakubo Nagaizumi cho, Sunto gun, Shizuoka 411 8777, Japan
    Med Oncol 29:1663-72. 2012
    ..In patients with non-AC, TS expression was not closely correlated with outcome and these biomarkers. A positive TS expression was a powerful prognostic factor to predict a poor outcome in completely resected AC patients...
  7. ncbi request reprint L-type amino acid transporter 1 (LAT1) expression in malignant pleural mesothelioma
    Kyoichi Kaira
    Division of Thoracic Oncology, Shizuoka Cancer Center, 1007 Shimonagakubo Nagaizumi cho, Sunto gun, Shizuoka 411 8777, Japan
    Anticancer Res 31:4075-82. 2011
    ..The overexpression of LAT1 was closely associated with poor outcome in patients with MPM. LAT1 is closely associated with tumor development and progression in patients with MPM...
  8. doi request reprint The role of βIII-tubulin in non-small cell lung cancer patients treated by taxane-based chemotherapy
    Kyoichi Kaira
    Division of Thoracic Oncology, Shizuoka Cancer Center, 1007 Shimonagakubo, Nagaizumi cho, Sunto gun, Shizuoka, 411 8777, Japan
    Int J Clin Oncol 18:371-9. 2013
    ..The aim of this study is to evaluate whether class III β-tubulin (TUBB3) expression could predict progression-free survival or overall survival in relapsed non-small cell lung cancer (NSCLC) patients treated with taxene-based chemotherapy...
  9. doi request reprint 18F-FDG uptake on PET in primary mediastinal non-thymic neoplasm: a clinicopathological study
    Kyoichi Kaira
    Division of Thoracic Oncology, Shizuoka Cancer Center, 1007 Shimonagakubo Nagaizumi cho, Sunto gun, Shizuoka 411 8777, Japan
    Eur J Radiol 81:2423-9. 2012
    ..However, little is known about PET imaging of (18)F-FDG in primary non-thymic mediastinal neoplasms. The aim of this study is to explore the clinicopathological significance of (18)F-FDG PET in primary mediastinal (non-thymic) neoplasms...
  10. doi request reprint Depolarized MUC1 expression is closely associated with hypoxic markers and poor outcome in resected non-small cell lung cancer
    Kyoichi Kaira
    Division of Thoracic Oncology, Shizuoka Cancer Center, Shizuoka, Japan
    Int J Surg Pathol 20:223-32. 2012
    ..Depolarized MUC1 expression was significantly associated with poor outcome. Glucose metabolism, hypoxia, angiogenesis, amino acid metabolism, and EGFR pathway may play an important role in the development of depolarized MUC1 expression...
  11. doi request reprint Relationship between 18F-FDG uptake on positron emission tomography and molecular biology in malignant pleural mesothelioma
    Kyoichi Kaira
    Division of Thoracic Oncology, Shizuoka Cancer Center, 1007 Shimonagakubo Nagaizumi cho, Sunto gun, Shizuoka, Japan
    Eur J Cancer 48:1244-54. 2012
    ..However, no satisfactory biologic explanation exists for this phenomenon. The aim of this study is to investigate the underlying biologic mechanisms of (18)F-FDG uptake...
  12. doi request reprint Expression of thymidylate synthase, orotate phosphoribosyltransferase and dihydropyrimidine dehydrogenase in thymic epithelial tumors
    Kyoichi Kaira
    Division of Thoracic Oncology, Shizuoka Cancer Center, Sunto gun, Shizuoka, Japan
    Lung Cancer 74:419-25. 2011
    ..Therefore, we investigated the expression of TS, OPRT and DPD in thymic epithelial tumors...
  13. doi request reprint Biologic correlates of ¹⁸F-FDG uptake on PET in pulmonary pleomorphic carcinoma
    Kyoichi Kaira
    Division of Thoracic Oncology, Shizuoka Cancer Center, 1007 Shimonagakubo Nagaizumi cho, Sunto gun, Shizuoka, 411 8777, Japan
    Lung Cancer 71:144-50. 2011
    ..Therefore, we conducted the study including the underlying biologic analysis of ¹⁸F-FDG uptake...
  14. doi request reprint Expression of 4F2hc (CD98) in pulmonary neuroendocrine tumors
    Kyoichi Kaira
    Division of Thoracic Oncology, Shizuoka Cancer Center, 1007 Shimonagakubo, Nagaizumi cho, Sunto gun, Shizuoka 411 8777, Japan
    Oncol Rep 26:931-7. 2011
    ..Our results suggest that 4F2hc may play a significant role in tumor progression, hypoxic conditions and poor outcome in patients with pulmonary NE tumors...
  15. doi request reprint Actual status of adjuvant chemotherapy for non-small-cell lung cancer at one Japanese cancer center: the need for increased cooperation between medical oncologists and surgeons
    Takehito Shukuya
    Division of Thoracic Oncology, Shizuoka Cancer Center, 1007 Shimonagakubo, Nagaizumi cho, Suntou gun, Shizuoka, 411 8777, Japan
    Med Oncol 27:932-7. 2010
    ....
  16. doi request reprint Correlation between 18F-FDG uptake on PET and molecular biology in metastatic pulmonary tumors
    Kyoichi Kaira
    Division of Thoracic Oncology, Shizuoka Cancer Center, Shizuoka, Japan
    J Nucl Med 52:705-11. 2011
    ..However, no satisfactory biologic explanation exists for this phenomenon. The aim of this study was to investigate the underlying biologic mechanisms of (18)F-FDG uptake in metastatic pulmonary tumors...
  17. doi request reprint Recurrence of mediastinal node cancer after lobe-specific systematic nodal dissection for non-small-cell lung cancer
    Tomohiro Maniwa
    Division of Thoracic Surgery, Shizuoka Cancer Center, Shizuoka, Japan
    Eur J Cardiothorac Surg 44:e59-64. 2013
    ....
  18. doi request reprint Feasibility of postoperative adjuvant chemotherapy of cisplatin plus vinorelbine for completely resected non-small-cell lung cancer: a retrospective study in Japan
    Hirotsugu Kenmotsu
    Division of Thoracic Oncology, Shizuoka Cancer Center, 1007 Shimonagakubo Nagaizumi cho Sunto gun, Shizuoka 411 8777, Japan
    Respir Investig 50:157-61. 2012
    ..We evaluated patient compliance with and the safety of adjuvant chemotherapy of CDDP at 80 mg/m(2) administered on day 1 plus VNR at 25 mg/m(2) administered on days 1 and 8, every 3 weeks...
  19. doi request reprint Chest-tube drainage is a sign of acute exacerbation of interstitial lung disease associated with lung cancer
    Tomohiro Maniwa
    Division of Thoracic Surgery, Shizuoka Cancer Center, 1007 Shimonagakubo, Nagaizumi cho, Sunto gun, Shizuoka, Japan
    Surg Today 43:408-11. 2013
    ..Thus, the present study focuses on the postoperative management of chest-tube drainage associated with AE of ILD...
  20. ncbi request reprint Large cell neuroendocrine carcinoma of the lung: is it possible to diagnose from biopsy specimens?
    Reiko Watanabe
    Division of Diagnostic Pathology, Shizuoka Cancer Center, 1007 Shimonagakubo Nagaizumi, Shizuoka, Japan
    Jpn J Clin Oncol 43:294-304. 2013
    ..This study aimed to elucidate the usefulness of our diagnostic criteria for inoperable advanced large cell neuroendocrine carcinoma and to know the true incidence of large cell neuroendocrine carcinoma among lung cancers...
  21. doi request reprint A clinicopathological study of peripheral, small-sized high-grade neuroendocrine tumours of the lung: differences between small-cell lung carcinoma and large-cell neuroendocrine carcinoma
    Mitsuhiro Isaka
    Division of Thoracic Surgery, Shizuoka Cancer Center, Sunto gun, Shizuoka, Japan
    Eur J Cardiothorac Surg 41:841-6. 2012
    ..There have been no clinicopathological studies focusing on small-sized high-grade neuroendocrine tumours. We analysed clinicopathological features of peripheral, small-sized high-grade neuroendocrine tumours of the lung retrospectively...
  22. doi request reprint Expression of excision repair cross-complementation group 1, breast cancer susceptibility 1, and β III-tubulin in thymic epithelial tumors
    Kyoichi Kaira
    Division of Thoracic Oncology, Shizuoka Cancer Center, Sunto gun, Shizuoka, Japan
    J Thorac Oncol 6:606-13. 2011
    ..We investigated the clinical significance of excision repair cross-complementation group 1 (ERCC1), breast cancer susceptibility 1 (BRCA1), and class III β-tubulin (TUBB3) expression in thymic epithelial tumors...
  23. doi request reprint MUC1 expression in thymic epithelial tumors: MUC1 may be useful marker as differential diagnosis between type B3 thymoma and thymic carcinoma
    Kyoichi Kaira
    Division of Thoracic Oncology, Shizuoka Cancer Center, 1007 Shimonagakubo Nagaizumi cho, Sunto gun, Shizuoka, Japan
    Virchows Arch 458:615-20. 2011
    ..A positive expression of MUC1 was significantly associated with poor outcome in this disease. MUC1 may be useful marker for differentiating thymic carcinoma from type B3 thymoma...
  24. doi request reprint Pulmonary pleomorphic carcinoma: a clinicopathological study including EGFR mutation analysis
    Kyoichi Kaira
    Division of Thoracic Oncology, Shizuoka Cancer Center, Sunto gun, Shizuoka, Japan
    J Thorac Oncol 5:460-5. 2010
    ..Especially, the information on the epidermal growth factor receptor (EGFR) mutation status of pulmonary pleomorphic carcinoma is sparse...
  25. doi request reprint Pulmonary adenosquamous carcinoma with mucoepidermoid carcinoma-like component with characteristic p63 staining pattern: either a novel subtype originating from bronchial epithelium or variant mucoepidermoid carcinoma
    Chihiro Yamatani
    Division of Thoracic Surgery, Shizuoka Cancer Center, Japan Electronic address
    Lung Cancer 84:45-50. 2014
    ..Our previous study found unique adenosquamous carcinomas (ADSQs) containing a mucoepidermoid carcinoma (MEC)-like component and a characteristic p63 staining pattern. This study focused on these unique ADSQs...
  26. doi request reprint Comparison of chemotherapeutic efficacy between LCNEC diagnosed using large specimens and possible LCNEC diagnosed using small biopsy specimens
    Takaaki Tokito
    Division of Thoracic Oncology, Shizuoka Cancer Center, 1007 Shimonagakubo, Nagaizumi cho, Sunto gun, Shizuoka, 411 8777, Japan
    Int J Clin Oncol 19:63-7. 2014
    ..Here, we compared the chemotherapeutic efficacy in possible LCNEC and LCNEC diagnosed using surgically resected specimens...
  27. doi request reprint Small non-mucinous bronchioloalveolar carcinoma with anaplastic lymphoma kinase immunoreactivity: a novel ALK fusion gene?
    Morio Yamamoto
    Department of Thoracic Surgery, Shizuoka Cancer Center, Nagaizumi, Shizuoka, Japan
    Cancer Sci 103:390-2. 2012
    ..However, FISH studies failed to reveal EML4-ALK and KIF5B-ALK fusion genes in this BAC. These findings suggest the possibility that a novel or unknown ALK fusion gene plays a crucial role in BAC development...
  28. doi request reprint Pneumothorax associated with treatment for pulmonary malignancy
    Tomohiro Maniwa
    Division of Thoracic Surgery, Shizuoka Cancer Center, 1007 Shimonagakubo, Nagaizumi cho, Sunto gun, Shizuoka, Japan
    Interact Cardiovasc Thorac Surg 13:257-61. 2011
    ..PATPM tends to require chest tube drainage for a long period, and sometimes needs surgical treatment, which may be difficult. We should carefully identify patients who would derive considerable benefit from surgical treatment...
  29. ncbi request reprint Prognostic significance of thymidylate synthase expression in the adjuvant chemotherapy after resection for pulmonary metastases from colorectal cancer
    Kyoichi Kaira
    Division of Thoracic Oncology, Shizuoka Cancer Center, 1007 Shimonagakubo Nagaizumi cho Sunto gun, Shizuoka 411 8777, Japan
    Anticancer Res 31:2763-71. 2011
    ..The aim of this study was to evaluate the prognostic significance of molecular biomarkers including TS expression, after pulmonary metastasectomy followed by 5-fluorouracil-based adjuvant chemotherapy...
  30. ncbi request reprint CD98 expression is associated with the grade of malignancy in thymic epithelial tumors
    Kyoichi Kaira
    Division of Thoracic Oncology, Shizuoka Cancer Center, Sunto gun, Shizuoka 411 8777, Japan
    Oncol Rep 24:861-7. 2010
    ..CD98 expression was associated with the grade of malignancy in thymic epithelial tumors. Moreover, CD98 expression was closely correlated with angiogenesis and cell cycle control, and was useful for predicting poor outcome...
  31. doi request reprint Acute exacerbation of interstitial lung disease with lung cancer after surgery: evaluation with 2-[18]-fluoro-2-deoxy-D-glucose positron emission tomography
    Tomohiro Maniwa
    Division of Thoracic Surgery, Shizuoka Cancer Center, 1007 Shimonagakubo, Nagaizumi cho, Sunto gun, Shizuoka, Japan
    Surg Today 44:494-8. 2014
    ..The effectiveness of 2-[18]-fluoro-2-deoxy-D-glucose ((18)F-FDG) positron emission tomography (PET) for staging lung cancer is well established. This study investigates the association of FDG uptake on PET in patients with AE of ILD...
  32. doi request reprint A clinicopathological and immunohistological re-evaluation of adenosquamous carcinoma of the lung
    Masaki Shimoji
    Division of Thoracic Surgery, Shizuoka Cancer Center, Shimonagakubo, Nagaizumi, Shizuoka, Japan
    Pathol Int 61:717-22. 2011
    ..Immunohistochemical analysis of TTF-1 and p63 expression shows that adenosquamous carcinoma is composed of diverse tumor groups, for which the biological and histogenetic nature further needs to be clarified...
  33. pmc Surgical treatment for pulmonary metastases from esophageal carcinoma after definitive chemoradiotherapy: experience from a single institution
    Yoshiki Kozu
    Division of Thoracic Surgery, Shizuoka Cancer Center, Shizuoka, Japan
    J Cardiothorac Surg 6:135. 2011
    ..However, there are few reports regarding the prognostic role of surgical treatment for pulmonary metastases from esophageal carcinoma, especially after definitive chemoradiotherapy (CRT)...
  34. ncbi request reprint Disseminated calcifying tumor of the pleura: review of the literature and a case report with immunohistochemical study of its histogenesis
    Mitsuhiro Isaka
    Division of Thoracic Surgery, Shizuoka Cancer Center, 1007 Shimonagakubo, Nagaizumi cho, Sunto gun, Shizuoka, Japan
    Gen Thorac Cardiovasc Surg 59:579-82. 2011
    ..Here we report a case of disseminated calcifying tumor of the pleura, with some new findings obtained in this study, and review the literature of disseminated calcifying tumor of the pleura...
  35. ncbi request reprint [Lung cancer]
    Kazuo Nakagawa
    Division of Thoracic Surgery, Shizuoka Cancer Center
    Gan To Kagaku Ryoho 38:1412-5. 2011
    ..Randomized studies are ongoing. If these results are confirmed, we will enter an era of personalized care for resected NSCLC...
  36. ncbi request reprint [Postoperative follow-up and surveillance for NSCLC patients]
    Kazuo Nakagawa
    Division of Thoracic Surgery, Shizuoka Cancer Center
    Gan To Kagaku Ryoho 36:1419-22. 2009
    ..An appropriate protocol of postoperative surveillance for patients with NSCLC should be immediately established...
  37. doi request reprint Utility of 18FDG-PET for differentiating the grade of malignancy in thymic epithelial tumors
    Masahiro Endo
    Division of Endoscopy and Diagnostic Radiology, Shizuoka Cancer Center, Nagaizumi, Shizuoka, Japan
    Lung Cancer 61:350-5. 2008
    ....
  38. ncbi request reprint "Early" peripheral lung cancer: prognostic significance of ground glass opacity on thin-section computed tomographic scan
    Kenji Suzuki
    Division of Thoracic Surgery, National Cancer Center Hospital, Tokyo, Japan
    Ann Thorac Surg 74:1635-9. 2002
    ..The concept of peripherally located "early lung cancer" remains controversial...
  39. ncbi request reprint Surgical treatment of pulmonary metastasis from hepatocellular carcinoma
    Norimasa Koide
    Division of Thoracic Surgery, National Cancer Center Hospital, Japan
    Hepatogastroenterology 54:152-6. 2007
    ..The lung is one of the most common sites of extrahepatic spread from hepatocellular carcinoma (HCC). The aim of this study was to evaluate the efficacy of surgical management in patients with pulmonary metastasis from HCC...
  40. ncbi request reprint Malignant pleural mesothelioma in a 14-year-old boy with right aortic arch
    Makoto Hosaka
    Division of Thoracic Surgery, Shizuoka Cancer Center, 1007 Shimonagakubo, Nagaizumi cho, Sunto gun, Shizuoka 411 8777, Japan
    Jpn J Thorac Cardiovasc Surg 54:458-61. 2006
    ..The postoperative course was uneventful, and the patient has remained alive without disease for 10 months postoperatively...
  41. ncbi request reprint Left pneumonectomy for lung cancer after correction of contralateral partial anomalous pulmonary venous return
    Hiroyuki Sakurai
    Division of Thoracic Surgery, National Cancer Center Hospital, Tokyo, Japan
    Ann Thorac Surg 79:1778-80. 2005
    ..Therefore his partial anomalous pulmonary venous return was corrected first under cardiopulmonary bypass, and 3 weeks later he underwent successful radical left pneumonectomy...
  42. doi request reprint Treatment of double carcinoma of the esophagus and lung
    Hiromichi Ishii
    Division of Esophageal Surgery, Shizuoka Cancer Center, Shimonagakubo 1007, Nagaizumichou, Sunto gun, Shizuoka, 411 8777, Japan
    Gen Thorac Cardiovasc Surg 56:126-30. 2008
    ..A two-stage operation is considered a suitably safe surgical procedure because no fatal postoperative complications occurred in cases 3 and 4...
  43. ncbi request reprint Mechanical vascular division in lung resection
    Hisao Asamura
    Division of Thoracic Surgery, National Cancer Center Hospital, Tokyo, Japan
    Eur J Cardiothorac Surg 21:879-82. 2002
    ..This study was intended to demonstrate the feasibility of pulmonary vascular division by staplers...
  44. ncbi request reprint [Video-assisted thoracoscopic surgery for lung cancer: current indications]
    Haruhiko Kondo
    Division of Thoracic Surgery, Shizuoka Cancer Center, Shizuoka, Japan
    Nihon Geka Gakkai Zasshi 107:69-72. 2006
    ..However, as long as the safety and radicality are ensured by the tumor type, patient risk factors, and the expertise of the surgeon, less-invasive techniques like VATS should be performed...
  45. ncbi request reprint Unusual late pulmonary complication in a child after umbilical cord blood transplantation: high-resolution CT-pathologic correlation
    Masahiro Endo
    Division of Diagnostic Radiology, Shizuoka Cancer Center, Japan
    J Thorac Imaging 20:103-6. 2005
    ..These changes resemble lymphocytic bronchiolitis in lung transplant recipients, which was well correlated with HRCT findings. We think that our case was a new late pulmonary complication after UCBT...
  46. ncbi request reprint [Standard surgical procedures in lung cancer]
    Haruhiko Kondo
    Thoracic Surgery Division, National Cancer Center Hospital
    Nihon Rinsho 60:388-91. 2002
  47. ncbi request reprint Modified scar grade: a prognostic indicator in small peripheral lung adenocarcinoma
    Akiko M Maeshima
    Pathology Division, National Cancer Center Research Institute, Tokyo, Japan
    Cancer 95:2546-54. 2002
    ..Several studies have shown the prognostic value of desmoplasia for lung adenocarcinomas. The authors evaluated the density and extent of desmoplasia by modifying the scar grade, as well as the prognostic impact on patient survival...
  48. ncbi request reprint Malignant glomus tumor of the lung
    Tomoyuki Hishida
    Thoracic Surgery Division, National Cancer Center Hospital, Tokyo, Japan
    Pathol Int 53:632-6. 2003
    ..We believe that this is the fourth reported case of malignant glomus tumor of the lung...
  49. ncbi request reprint Superior vena cava resection with prosthetic replacement for non-small cell lung cancer: long-term results of a multicentric study
    Lorenzo Spaggiari
    Department of Thoracic Surgery, European Institute of Oncology, Via Ripamonti 435, Milan, Italy
    Eur J Cardiothorac Surg 21:1080-6. 2002
    ..To establish a historical benchmark for this extended surgery, we have updated and reviewed data from four international centers...
  50. ncbi request reprint Successful pulmonary resection of lung cancer in a patient with partial anomalous pulmonary venous connection: report of a case
    Hidefumi Takei
    Thoracic Surgery Division, National Cancer Center Hospital, 5 1 1 Tsukiji, Chuo Ku, Tokyo 104 0045, Japan
    Surg Today 32:899-901. 2002
    ..We successfully performed a left lower lobectomy for lung cancer in a patient with abnormal venous drainage in the left upper lobe, with simultaneous correction of a PAPVC...
  51. ncbi request reprint Intrapulmonary lymph nodes: thin-section CT features of 19 nodules
    Yasuji Oshiro
    Department of Radiology, University of Ryukyu School fo Medicine, Okinawa Prefecture, Japan
    J Comput Assist Tomogr 26:553-7. 2002
    ..The purpose of this study was to describe the thin-section CT features of intrapulmonary lymph nodes that accompanied primary or metastatic lung tumors...
  52. ncbi request reprint Large cell neuroendocrine carcinoma of the lung: a clinicopathologic study of eighty-seven cases
    Hidefumi Takei
    Clinical Laboratory Division and Thoracic Surgery Division, National Cancer Center Hospital, 1 1 Tsukiji 5 chome, Chuo Ku, Tokyo 104 0045, Japan
    J Thorac Cardiovasc Surg 124:285-92. 2002
    ..The clinical characteristics and optimal treatment of patients with large cell carcinomas are not yet established. The aim of this study was to define the clinicopathologic characteristics of large cell neuroendocrine carcinoma...
  53. ncbi request reprint Clinicopathological significance of epigenetic inactivation of RASSF1A at 3p21.3 in stage I lung adenocarcinoma
    Yoshio Tomizawa
    Biology Division, Pathology Division, National Cancer Center Hospital, Tokyo 104 0045, Japan
    Clin Cancer Res 8:2362-8. 2002
    ..In this study, we investigated the pathogenetic and clinicopathological significances of RASSF1A methylation in the development and/or progression of lung adenocarcinoma...
  54. ncbi request reprint Late assessment after biventricular repair for isomerism heart
    Hajime Ichikawa
    Department of Surgery, Osaka University Medical School, Suita, Osaka, Japan
    Ann Thorac Surg 80:50-5. 2005
    ..Although biventricular repair is theoretically ideal for the treatment of isomerism heart, the long-term outcome is unknown. We assessed the outcome of biventricular repair for atrial isomerism...
  55. ncbi request reprint Solitary capillary hemangioma of the lung: report of 2 resected cases detected by high-resolution CT
    Kazunori Fugo
    Clinical Laboratory, Diagnostic Radiology, National Cancer Center Hospital, and Pathology Division, National Cancer Center Research Institute, Japan
    Am J Surg Pathol 30:750-3. 2006
    ..After the recent advances in imaging diagnosis for early detection of peripheral lung cancer, these lesions are important to bear in mind for differential diagnosis of bronchioloalveolar carcinoma...
  56. ncbi request reprint Results of superior vena cava resection for lung cancer. Analysis of prognostic factors
    Lorenzo Spaggiari
    Department of Thoracic Surgery, European Institute of Oncology, Via Ripamonti 435, 20141 Milan, Italy
    Lung Cancer 44:339-46. 2004
    ..The benefits of superior vena cava (SVC) resection for lung cancer remain controversial. Data obtained in four international centers were analyzed in order to identify prognostic factors and thus guide in future patient selection...