Masato Sasaki

Summary

Affiliation: University of Fukui
Country: Japan

Publications

  1. ncbi Giant mediastinal bronchial artery aneurysm mimicking benign esophageal tumor: a case report and review of 26 cases from literature
    Kuniyoshi Tanaka
    Department of Surgery II, Fukui Medical University School of Medicine, Japan
    J Vasc Surg 38:1125-9. 2003
  2. ncbi Adventitial inversion technique without the aid of biologic glue or Teflon buttress for acute type A aortic dissection
    Kuniyoshi Tanaka
    Division of Cardiothoracic Surgery, Department of Surgery, Faculty of Medical Sciences, University of Fukui, Shimoaizuki 23, Matsuoka cho, Yoshida gun, Fukui 910 1193, Japan
    Eur J Cardiothorac Surg 28:864-9. 2005
  3. doi The effectiveness of 18F-FDG PET/CT combined with STIR MRI for diagnosing nodal involvement in the thorax
    Miwa Morikawa
    Department of Respiratory Medicine, University of Fukui, Fukui, Japan
    J Nucl Med 50:81-7. 2009
  4. ncbi Preoperative detection of pleural adhesions by chest ultrasonography
    Masato Sasaki
    Department of Surgery II, University of Fukui, Faculty of Medical Sciences, Fukui, Japan
    Ann Thorac Surg 80:439-42. 2005
  5. doi Evaluation of dual-time-point 18F-FDG PET for staging in patients with lung cancer
    Daisuke Uesaka
    Department of Respiratory Medicine, University of Fukui, Fukui, Japan
    J Nucl Med 49:1606-12. 2008
  6. ncbi Gene therapy for chronic myocardial ischemia using platelet-derived endothelial cell growth factor in dogs
    Wei Li
    Second Department of Surgery, Faculty of Medical Sciences, University of Fukui, 23 3 Shimoaizuki, Matsuoka cho, Yoshida gun, Fukui 9101193, Japan
    Am J Physiol Heart Circ Physiol 288:H408-15. 2005
  7. ncbi Differentiation of histological subtypes in lung cancer with 18F-FDG-PET 3-point imaging and kinetic analysis
    Tatsuro Tsuchida
    Department of Radiology, University of Fukui, Japan
    Hell J Nucl Med 14:224-7. 2011
  8. doi Thrombosed abdominal aortic aneurysm associated with an extensively "shaggy" aorta repaired anatomically via a thoracoabdominal approach with supraceliac aortic clamping: report of a case
    Satofumi Tanaka
    Second Department of Surgery, Faculty of Medical Sciences, University of Fukui, Fukui, Japan
    Surg Today 40:866-70. 2010
  9. ncbi Triangle target principle for the placement of trocars during video-assisted thoracic surgery
    Masato Sasaki
    Department of Surgery II, University of Fukui, Faculty of Medical Sciences, 23 3 Shimoaizuki, Matsuoka Fukui 911 1104, Japan
    Eur J Cardiothorac Surg 27:307-12. 2005
  10. doi An effective method of pleurodesis involving absorbable mesh for repetitive catamenial pneumothorax
    Takeshi Ikeda
    Department of Surgery II, Faculty of Medical Sciences, University of Fukui, Fukui, Japan
    Eur J Cardiothorac Surg 42:370-2. 2012

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Publications18

  1. ncbi Giant mediastinal bronchial artery aneurysm mimicking benign esophageal tumor: a case report and review of 26 cases from literature
    Kuniyoshi Tanaka
    Department of Surgery II, Fukui Medical University School of Medicine, Japan
    J Vasc Surg 38:1125-9. 2003
    ..Postoperative course was uneventful, and the patient was discharged on the seventh postoperative day...
  2. ncbi Adventitial inversion technique without the aid of biologic glue or Teflon buttress for acute type A aortic dissection
    Kuniyoshi Tanaka
    Division of Cardiothoracic Surgery, Department of Surgery, Faculty of Medical Sciences, University of Fukui, Shimoaizuki 23, Matsuoka cho, Yoshida gun, Fukui 910 1193, Japan
    Eur J Cardiothorac Surg 28:864-9. 2005
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  3. doi The effectiveness of 18F-FDG PET/CT combined with STIR MRI for diagnosing nodal involvement in the thorax
    Miwa Morikawa
    Department of Respiratory Medicine, University of Fukui, Fukui, Japan
    J Nucl Med 50:81-7. 2009
    ..The purpose of this study was to compare the efficacy of short-tau inversion-recovery (STIR) MRI and 18F-FDG PET/CT for the detection of metastasis in mediastinal and hilar lymph nodes in patients with lung cancer...
  4. ncbi Preoperative detection of pleural adhesions by chest ultrasonography
    Masato Sasaki
    Department of Surgery II, University of Fukui, Faculty of Medical Sciences, Fukui, Japan
    Ann Thorac Surg 80:439-42. 2005
    ..The presence of pleural adhesions may render video-assisted thoracoscopic surgery difficult or impossible. The aim of this study was to assess the value of chest ultrasonography in the detection of pleural adhesions prior to thoracotomy...
  5. doi Evaluation of dual-time-point 18F-FDG PET for staging in patients with lung cancer
    Daisuke Uesaka
    Department of Respiratory Medicine, University of Fukui, Fukui, Japan
    J Nucl Med 49:1606-12. 2008
    ..The purpose of this study was to evaluate the efficacy of dual-time-point (18)F-FDG PET for staging lung cancer and for differentiating metastatic from nonmetastatic lung cancer lesions...
  6. ncbi Gene therapy for chronic myocardial ischemia using platelet-derived endothelial cell growth factor in dogs
    Wei Li
    Second Department of Surgery, Faculty of Medical Sciences, University of Fukui, 23 3 Shimoaizuki, Matsuoka cho, Yoshida gun, Fukui 9101193, Japan
    Am J Physiol Heart Circ Physiol 288:H408-15. 2005
    ..We conclude that genetic approaches using PD-ECGF/TP to target the myocardium are effective for alleviating chronic myocardial ischemia...
  7. ncbi Differentiation of histological subtypes in lung cancer with 18F-FDG-PET 3-point imaging and kinetic analysis
    Tatsuro Tsuchida
    Department of Radiology, University of Fukui, Japan
    Hell J Nucl Med 14:224-7. 2011
    ..In conclusion, (18)F-FDG-PET 3-point imaging and kinetic analysis enabled the differentiation of histological subtypes in lung cancer, arising from differences in glucose transporter density and enzymatic activity of hexokinase...
  8. doi Thrombosed abdominal aortic aneurysm associated with an extensively "shaggy" aorta repaired anatomically via a thoracoabdominal approach with supraceliac aortic clamping: report of a case
    Satofumi Tanaka
    Second Department of Surgery, Faculty of Medical Sciences, University of Fukui, Fukui, Japan
    Surg Today 40:866-70. 2010
    ..Anatomic aortic reconstruction was then performed successfully using an aorto-biiliac graft to restore adequate distal blood flow. There were no vital-organ ischemic complications, and the postoperative course was satisfactory...
  9. ncbi Triangle target principle for the placement of trocars during video-assisted thoracic surgery
    Masato Sasaki
    Department of Surgery II, University of Fukui, Faculty of Medical Sciences, 23 3 Shimoaizuki, Matsuoka Fukui 911 1104, Japan
    Eur J Cardiothorac Surg 27:307-12. 2005
    ..We have termed this method the triangle target principle. This report describes the instrument positioning that we now use for many video-assisted thoracic surgical procedures...
  10. doi An effective method of pleurodesis involving absorbable mesh for repetitive catamenial pneumothorax
    Takeshi Ikeda
    Department of Surgery II, Faculty of Medical Sciences, University of Fukui, Fukui, Japan
    Eur J Cardiothorac Surg 42:370-2. 2012
    ..In addition, polyglycolate felt was placed to cover the lesion site in the diaphragm in four cases of repetitive and treatment-resistant CPX as surgical pleurodesis, and successful results were obtained...
  11. ncbi Thymic mucosa-associated lymphoid tissue lymphoma associated with bilateral orbital pseudotumor
    Ryuhei Kitai
    Department of Neurosurgery, Faculties of Medical Sciences, Fukui University, Yoshida gun, Fukui, Japan
    Gen Thorac Cardiovasc Surg 57:566-9. 2009
    ..Eleven years later, a mediastinal tumor was incidentally discovered. A thymectomy was performed, and histological examination revealed that the mass was a MALT lymphoma. There was no recurrence with no further treatment...
  12. ncbi [FDG-PET findings of nodular pulmonary amyloidosis with a long-term observation]
    Yukihiro Umeda
    Department of Respiratory Medicine, Faculty of Medical Sciences, University of Fukui
    Nihon Kokyuki Gakkai Zasshi 45:424-9. 2007
    ..We reported this interesting case in which FDG-PET apparently reflected the disease activity of pulmonary amyloidosis...
  13. ncbi Pulmonary metastasectomy for 165 patients with colorectal carcinoma: A prognostic assessment
    Yukihito Saito
    Department of Thoracic and Cardiovascular Surgery, Kansai Medical University, Moriguchi, Japan
    J Thorac Cardiovasc Surg 124:1007-13. 2002
    ..The purpose of this study was to analyze our entire experience with pulmonary resection for metastatic colorectal carcinoma to determine prognostic factors and critically evaluate the potential role of extended metastasectomy...
  14. ncbi [A case of lymphocytic hypophysitis successfully treated with steroid pulse therapy]
    Atsushi Uyama
    Department of Neurosurgery, Yodogawa Christian Hospital, 2 9 26 Awaji, Higashiyodogawa ku, Osaka city 533 0032, Japan
    No Shinkei Geka 35:1115-9. 2007
    ..Postoperatively, she received methylprednisolone pulse therapy and her severe headache resolved. This case report suggests that methylprednisolone pulse therapy may improve the clinical symptoms of lymphocytic hypophysitis...
  15. pmc Pten controls lung morphogenesis, bronchioalveolar stem cells, and onset of lung adenocarcinomas in mice
    Shigehisa Yanagi
    Department of Molecular Biology, Akita University School of Medicine, Akita, Japan
    J Clin Invest 117:2929-40. 2007
    ..These results indicate that Pten is essential for both normal lung morphogenesis and the prevention of lung carcinogenesis, possibly because this tumor suppressor is required for BASC homeostasis...
  16. ncbi [Evaluation of FDG-PET imaging for the detection of gastrointestinal tract cancer in patients with suspected lung cancer]
    Daisuke Uesaka
    Third Department of Internal Medicine, University of Fukui
    Nihon Kokyuki Gakkai Zasshi 44:899-905. 2006
    ..In this study, FDG-PET was useful not only for the diagnosis and staging of lung cancer, but also for the detection of unexpected gastrointestinal tract cancers. FDG-PET may be most suitable for cancer screening...
  17. ncbi [A 65-year-old man with liver metastases after lung cancer resection that responded to concomitant use of gemcitabine and carboplatin]
    Masakazu Kawabe
    Dept of Surgery II, University of Fukui Faculty of Medical Sciences
    Gan To Kagaku Ryoho 33:69-71. 2006
    ..This approach may be worth considering as a first-line anti-cancer chemotherapy for recurrence lung cancer...
  18. ncbi 18F-FDG accumulation with PET for differentiation between benign and malignant lesions in the thorax
    Yoshiki Demura
    Third Department of Internal Medicine, Fukui Medical University, 23 Matsuoka cho, Fukui Pref 910 11, Japan
    J Nucl Med 44:540-8. 2003
    ..We prospectively assessed and compared the usefulness of these scintigraphic examinations as well as (18)F-FDG PET delayed imaging for the evaluation of thoracic abnormalities...