- Multimodality therapy for large cell neuroendocrine carcinoma of the thymusNaoko Ose
Department of General Thoracic Surgery, Toneyama National Hospital, Osaka, Japan Electronic address
Ann Thorac Surg 96:e85-7. 2013..Pathologic examination revealed no viable cells in the tumor. The patient is alive 3 years later, without recurrence. Aggressive multimodality therapy could be an option for thymic large cell neuroendocrine carcinoma. ..
- Successful removal of expandable metallic stent in a patient with lung cancerNaoko 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...
- 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 cancerNaoko 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...