Keisuke Wakusawa

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Country: Japan

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint A girl with Cardio-facio-cutaneous syndrome complicated with status epilepticus and acute encephalopathy
    Keisuke Wakusawa
    Department of Pediatric Neurology, Takuto Rehabilitation Center for Children, Sendai, Japan Electronic address
    Brain Dev 36:61-3. 2014
  2. ncbi request reprint Effective treatment with levodopa and carbidopa for hypomyelination with atrophy of the basal ganglia and cerebellum
    Keisuke Wakusawa
    Department of Pediatrics, Tohoku University School of Medicine, 1 1 Seiryomachi, Sendai 980 8574, Japan
    Tohoku J Exp Med 209:163-7. 2006
  3. doi request reprint Self-face recognition in social context
    Motoaki Sugiura
    IDAC, Tohoku University, Sendai, Japan
    Hum Brain Mapp 33:1364-74. 2012
  4. doi request reprint Extraction of situational meaning by integrating multiple meanings in a complex environment: a functional MRI study
    Motoaki Sugiura
    Department of Functional Brain Imaging, Institute of Development, Aging and Cancer, Tohoku University, Aoba ku, Sendai, Japan
    Hum Brain Mapp 30:2676-88. 2009
  5. doi request reprint The neural basis of agency: an fMRI study
    Yukihito Yomogida
    Department of Functional Brain Imaging, Institute of Development, Aging and Cancer, Tohoku University, Sendai, Japan
    Neuroimage 50:198-207. 2010
  6. doi request reprint Successful treatment with sumatriptan in a case with cyclic vomiting syndrome combined with 18q- syndrome
    Yosuke Kakisaka
    Department of Pediatrics, Tohoku University School of Medicine, Sendai, Miyagi, Japan
    J Child Neurol 24:1561-3. 2009
  7. doi request reprint Unique discrepancy between cerebral blood flow and glucose metabolism in hemimegalencephaly
    Mitsugu Uematsu
    Department of Pediatrics, Tohoku University School of Medicine, Aoba ku, Sendai 980 8574, Japan
    Epilepsy Res 92:201-8. 2010
  8. doi request reprint Neural correlates of processing situational relationships between a part and the whole: an fMRI study
    Keisuke Wakusawa
    Department of Functional Brain Imaging, Institute of Development, Aging and Cancer, Tohoku University, Sendai, Japan
    Neuroimage 48:486-96. 2009
  9. doi request reprint Ictal vomiting as an initial symptom of severe myoclonic epilepsy in infancy: a case report
    Naomi Hino-Fukuyo
    Department of Pediatrics, Tohoku University School of Medicine, Aoba ku, Sendai, Japan
    J Child Neurol 24:228-30. 2009
  10. doi request reprint Neural bases of human mate choice: multiple value dimensions, sex difference, and self-assessment system
    Risa Funayama
    Faculty of Education, Miyagi University of Education, Sendai, Japan
    Soc Neurosci 7:59-73. 2012

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Publications23

  1. ncbi request reprint A girl with Cardio-facio-cutaneous syndrome complicated with status epilepticus and acute encephalopathy
    Keisuke Wakusawa
    Department of Pediatric Neurology, Takuto Rehabilitation Center for Children, Sendai, Japan Electronic address
    Brain Dev 36:61-3. 2014
    ..Here we discuss the possibility for the linkage between the development of acute encephalopathy and CFC syndrome which is generally susceptible to seizures or epilepsy. ..
  2. ncbi request reprint Effective treatment with levodopa and carbidopa for hypomyelination with atrophy of the basal ganglia and cerebellum
    Keisuke Wakusawa
    Department of Pediatrics, Tohoku University School of Medicine, 1 1 Seiryomachi, Sendai 980 8574, Japan
    Tohoku J Exp Med 209:163-7. 2006
    ..This is the first case report of a Japanese patient with H-ABC and treatment for this disease. Levodopa-carbidopa may be an effective treatment for H-ABC...
  3. doi request reprint Self-face recognition in social context
    Motoaki Sugiura
    IDAC, Tohoku University, Sendai, Japan
    Hum Brain Mapp 33:1364-74. 2012
    ..At least three brain networks for self-face-specific activation may be dissociated by different patterns of response-modulation in the social context, suggesting multiple dynamic self-other representations in the human brain...
  4. doi request reprint Extraction of situational meaning by integrating multiple meanings in a complex environment: a functional MRI study
    Motoaki Sugiura
    Department of Functional Brain Imaging, Institute of Development, Aging and Cancer, Tohoku University, Aoba ku, Sendai, Japan
    Hum Brain Mapp 30:2676-88. 2009
    ..Results demonstrate independent processing of object aversiveness and person-directed intention in the left temporal-orbitofrontal and superior frontal networks, respectively, and their integration into situational meaning in the MPFC...
  5. doi request reprint The neural basis of agency: an fMRI study
    Yukihito Yomogida
    Department of Functional Brain Imaging, Institute of Development, Aging and Cancer, Tohoku University, Sendai, Japan
    Neuroimage 50:198-207. 2010
    ..SM errors activated the pre-SMA and the right posterior superior temporal sulcus. Our results suggest that the SMA, cerebellum, and some parts of the PPC and EBA serve as the neural bases of agency...
  6. doi request reprint Successful treatment with sumatriptan in a case with cyclic vomiting syndrome combined with 18q- syndrome
    Yosuke Kakisaka
    Department of Pediatrics, Tohoku University School of Medicine, Sendai, Miyagi, Japan
    J Child Neurol 24:1561-3. 2009
    ..This report may allow us to consider sumatriptan use in patients suffering from misery attack of cyclic vomiting syndrome combined with chromosomal abnormality of 18q- syndrome...
  7. doi request reprint Unique discrepancy between cerebral blood flow and glucose metabolism in hemimegalencephaly
    Mitsugu Uematsu
    Department of Pediatrics, Tohoku University School of Medicine, Aoba ku, Sendai 980 8574, Japan
    Epilepsy Res 92:201-8. 2010
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  8. doi request reprint Neural correlates of processing situational relationships between a part and the whole: an fMRI study
    Keisuke Wakusawa
    Department of Functional Brain Imaging, Institute of Development, Aging and Cancer, Tohoku University, Sendai, Japan
    Neuroimage 48:486-96. 2009
    ..We demonstrated that the hierarchical structure of processing situational relationships consisted of implicit monitoring, explicit monitoring, and category-specific responses to irrelevance...
  9. doi request reprint Ictal vomiting as an initial symptom of severe myoclonic epilepsy in infancy: a case report
    Naomi Hino-Fukuyo
    Department of Pediatrics, Tohoku University School of Medicine, Aoba ku, Sendai, Japan
    J Child Neurol 24:228-30. 2009
    ..This is the first case report addressing ictal vomiting as the initial presentation of severe myoclonic epilepsy in infancy...
  10. doi request reprint Neural bases of human mate choice: multiple value dimensions, sex difference, and self-assessment system
    Risa Funayama
    Faculty of Education, Miyagi University of Education, Sendai, Japan
    Soc Neurosci 7:59-73. 2012
    ..The results thus provide neuroscientific support for the multi-component mate-choice mechanism...
  11. doi request reprint A case of atypical benign partial epilepsy with action myoclonus
    Satoru Kobayashi
    Department of Pediatric Neurology, Takuto Rehabilitation Center for Children, Sendai, Japan
    Seizure 22:242-5. 2013
    ..Based on thorough differential diagnosis, although further studies will be necessary, we propose that this boy may present a new phenotype of ABPE: ABPE with action myoclonus...
  12. doi request reprint Acute encephalopathy with a truncation mutation in the SCN1A gene: a case report
    Masaru Takayanagi
    Division of Pediatrics, Sendai City Hospital, Sendai, Miyagi, Japan
    Epilepsia 51:1886-8. 2010
    ..This report provides further insight into the molecular pathophysiology underlying acute encephalopathy...
  13. doi request reprint Utility of subtraction ictal SPECT images in detecting focal leading activity and understanding the pathophysiology of spasms in patients with West syndrome
    Yosuke Kakisaka
    Department of Pediatrics, Tohoku University School of Medicine, Sendai, Japan
    Epilepsy Res 83:177-83. 2009
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  14. doi request reprint The usefulness of subtraction ictal SPECT and ictal near-infrared spectroscopic topography in patients with West syndrome
    Kazuhiro Haginoya
    Department of Pediatrics, Tohoku University School of Medicine, Sendai 980 8574, Japan Department of Pediatric Neurology, Takuto Rehabilitation Center for Children, Sendai 982 0241, Japan Electronic address
    Brain Dev 35:887-93. 2013
    ..The ictal near-infrared spectroscopic topography should be more investigated to see if this is useful tool for presurgical evaluation. ..
  15. doi request reprint Learning second language vocabulary: neural dissociation of situation-based learning and text-based learning
    Hyeonjeong Jeong
    Department of Functional Imaging, Institute of Development, Aging and Cancer, Tohoku University, Aoba ku, Sendai, Japan
    Neuroimage 50:802-9. 2010
    ..Our findings indicate that the brain regions that mediate L2 memory differ according to how L2 words are learned and used...
  16. ncbi request reprint Abdominal migraine associated with ecchymosis of the legs and buttocks: does the symptom imply an unknown mechanism of migraine?
    Yosuke Kakisaka
    Department of Pediatrics, Tohoku University School of Medicine
    Tohoku J Exp Med 221:49-51. 2010
    ..Taken together with the probable common mechanism of migraine and abdominal migraine, we suggest that the skin changes in migraine are associated with somatic referral of migraine headache via the trigeminal nerve pathway...
  17. doi request reprint Brain magnetic resonance imaging and motor and intellectual functioning in 86 patients born at term with spastic diplegia
    Yurika Numata
    Department of Pediatric Neurology, Takuto Rehabilitation Center for Children, Sendai, Japan
    Dev Med Child Neurol 55:167-72. 2013
    ..To investigate the association between magnetic resonance imaging (MRI) patterns and motor function, epileptic episodes, and IQ or developmental quotient in patients born at term with spastic diplegia...
  18. ncbi request reprint [High dose of enzyme replacement therapy was successful for the pulmonary involvement in a case of type 2 Gaucher disease]
    Natsuko Arai
    Department of Pediatrics, Tohoku University Hospital, Sendai, Miyagi
    No To Hattatsu 42:45-9. 2010
    ..The maximum permitted dosage of imiglucerase in Japan is 60 U/kg/2 weeks. Based on our experience with this case, we propose that a higher ERT dosage would be uselul for serious pulmonary involvement...
  19. doi request reprint Efficacy of sumatriptan in two pediatric cases with abdominal pain-related functional gastrointestinal disorders: does the mechanism overlap that of migraine?
    Yosuke Kakisaka
    Department of Pediatrics, Tohoku University School of Medicine, Sendai, Miyagi, 980 8574, Japan
    J Child Neurol 25:234-7. 2010
    ..These cases suggest that the mechanism of pain in abdominal pain-related functional gastrointestinal disorders is similar to that of migraine, with probable central hypersensitivity, at least in a subset of cases...
  20. doi request reprint Schinzel-Giedion syndrome: a further cause of early myoclonic encephalopathy and vacuolating myelinopathy
    Shuei Watanabe
    Department of Pediatric Neurology, Takuto Rehabilitation Center for Children, Taihakuku, Sendai, Japan
    Brain Dev 34:151-5. 2012
    ..Similar to nonketotic hyperglycinemia, Schinzel-Giedion syndrome may be recognized as another causative genetic disease of early myoclonic encephalopathy and vacuolating myelinopathy...
  21. ncbi request reprint Successful treatment of a 2-year-old girl with intractable myasthenia gravis using tacrolimus
    Yosuke Kakisaka
    Department of Pediatrics, Tohoku University School of Medicine, 1 1 Seiryo machi, Sendai, Miyagi, Japan
    Brain Dev 28:534-6. 2006
    ..This is a rare report of the use of tacrolimus as an effective treatment for patients with intractable childhood-onset MG...
  22. ncbi request reprint Comprehension of implicit meanings in social situations involving irony: a functional MRI study
    Keisuke Wakusawa
    Department of Functional Brain Imaging, Institute of Development, Aging and Cancer, Tohoku University, Sendai, and Ishinomaki Red Cross Hospital, Japan
    Neuroimage 37:1417-26. 2007
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  23. ncbi request reprint The cerebrospinal fluid level of 5-methylterahydrofolate in a Japanese boy with hypomyelination with atrophy of the basal ganglia and cerebellum
    Keisuke Wakusawa
    Tohoku J Exp Med 213:373. 2007