Osamu Kano

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Publications

  1. pmc Limb-onset amyotrophic lateral sclerosis patients visiting orthopedist show a longer time-to-diagnosis since symptom onset
    Osamu Kano
    Department of Neurology, Toho University Omori Medical Center, Tokyo, Japan
    BMC Neurol 13:19. 2013
  2. doi request reprint Limbic encephalitis associated with systemic lupus erythematosus
    O Kano
    Department of Neurology, Methodist Neurological Institute, Houston, Texas, USA
    Lupus 18:1316-9. 2009
  3. doi request reprint Relationship between cervical cord 1H-magnetic resonance spectroscopy and clinoco-electromyographic profile in amyotrophic lateral sclerosis
    Ken Ikeda
    Department of Neurology, Toho University Omori Medical Center, 6 11 1, Omorinishi, Otaku, Tokyo, 143 8541, Japan
    Muscle Nerve 47:61-7. 2013
  4. doi request reprint Pulse wave velocity study in middle-aged migraineurs at low cardiovascular disease risk
    Ken Ikeda
    Department of Neurology, Toho University Omori Medical Center, Tokyo, Japan
    Headache 51:1239-44. 2011
  5. ncbi request reprint Influenza-associated monophasic neuromyelitis optica
    Yoshikazu Nakamura
    Department of Neurology, Toho University Omori Medical Centre, Japan
    Intern Med 50:1605-9. 2011
  6. ncbi request reprint Repeated non-enhancing tumefactive lesions in a patient with a neuromyelitis optica spectrum disorder
    Ken Ikeda
    Department of Neurology, Toho University Omori Medical Center, Japan
    Intern Med 50:1061-4. 2011
  7. pmc Clinically meaningful treatment responses after switching to galantamine and with addition of memantine in patients with Alzheimer's disease receiving donepezil
    Osamu Kano
    Department of Neurology, Toho University Omori Medical Center, Tokyo, Japan
    Neuropsychiatr Dis Treat 9:259-65. 2013
  8. ncbi request reprint Familial amyotrophic lateral sclerosis with a novel G85S mutation of superoxide dismutase 1 gene: clinical features of lower motor neuron disease
    Takanori Takazawa
    Department of Neurology, Toho University Omori Medical Center, Tokyo
    Intern Med 49:183-6. 2010
  9. doi request reprint Cardiovascular risk and neuroradiological profiles in asymptomatic vertebrobasilar dolichoectasia
    Ken Ikeda
    Department of Neurology, Toho University Omori Medical Center, Tokyo, Japan
    Cerebrovasc Dis 30:23-8. 2010
  10. ncbi request reprint Sudden deafness and facial diplegia in Guillain-Barré Syndrome: radiological depiction of facial and acoustic nerve lesions
    Takanori Takazawa
    Department of Neurology, Toho University Omori Medical Center, Japan
    Intern Med 51:2433-7. 2012

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Publications17

  1. pmc Limb-onset amyotrophic lateral sclerosis patients visiting orthopedist show a longer time-to-diagnosis since symptom onset
    Osamu Kano
    Department of Neurology, Toho University Omori Medical Center, Tokyo, Japan
    BMC Neurol 13:19. 2013
    ..However, little is known about how the choice of physician (i.e., general practitioner, neurologist, etc.) may affect the time it takes for a diagnosis of ALS to be made...
  2. doi request reprint Limbic encephalitis associated with systemic lupus erythematosus
    O Kano
    Department of Neurology, Methodist Neurological Institute, Houston, Texas, USA
    Lupus 18:1316-9. 2009
    ..The present case is limbic encephalitis (LE) associated with SLE and the pathogenesis may include autoimmunity shared. Our experience indicates that the immunologic spectrum of LE will expand to include additional immune mechanisms...
  3. doi request reprint Relationship between cervical cord 1H-magnetic resonance spectroscopy and clinoco-electromyographic profile in amyotrophic lateral sclerosis
    Ken Ikeda
    Department of Neurology, Toho University Omori Medical Center, 6 11 1, Omorinishi, Otaku, Tokyo, 143 8541, Japan
    Muscle Nerve 47:61-7. 2013
    ..Amyotrophic lateral sclerosis (ALS) is a fatal neurodegenerative disease characterized by the loss of motor neurons, leading to limb paralysis and respiratory failure...
  4. doi request reprint Pulse wave velocity study in middle-aged migraineurs at low cardiovascular disease risk
    Ken Ikeda
    Department of Neurology, Toho University Omori Medical Center, Tokyo, Japan
    Headache 51:1239-44. 2011
    ..Little is known about such arterial changes in Japanese midlife migraineurs. We aimed to evaluate arterial pulse wave velocity (PWV) and ankle-brachial index (ABI) in middle-aged migraineurs at low CVD risk...
  5. ncbi request reprint Influenza-associated monophasic neuromyelitis optica
    Yoshikazu Nakamura
    Department of Neurology, Toho University Omori Medical Centre, Japan
    Intern Med 50:1605-9. 2011
    ..This is the first case report of influenza A-associated NMO with such features of postinfectious NMO as a pediatric onset, monophasic course and anti-AQP4 antibody-seronegative status...
  6. ncbi request reprint Repeated non-enhancing tumefactive lesions in a patient with a neuromyelitis optica spectrum disorder
    Ken Ikeda
    Department of Neurology, Toho University Omori Medical Center, Japan
    Intern Med 50:1061-4. 2011
    ..Compared to multiple sclerosis (MS), a high frequency of non-enhancing tumefactive lesions is reported in patients with NMO or NMOSD. The absence of GDE in tumefactive lesions could help to differentiate between NMO and MS...
  7. pmc Clinically meaningful treatment responses after switching to galantamine and with addition of memantine in patients with Alzheimer's disease receiving donepezil
    Osamu Kano
    Department of Neurology, Toho University Omori Medical Center, Tokyo, Japan
    Neuropsychiatr Dis Treat 9:259-65. 2013
    ..In summary, switching to galantamine from donepezil and addition of memantine in patients with AD receiving donepezil were both safe and meaningful treatment options, and particularly efficacious for suppression of agitation...
  8. ncbi request reprint Familial amyotrophic lateral sclerosis with a novel G85S mutation of superoxide dismutase 1 gene: clinical features of lower motor neuron disease
    Takanori Takazawa
    Department of Neurology, Toho University Omori Medical Center, Tokyo
    Intern Med 49:183-6. 2010
    ..The patient died at 18 months after clinical onset. Clinical hallmarks of this FALS family indicate that G85S mutation of SOD1 may cause rapidly progressive form of pure lower motor neuron signs...
  9. doi request reprint Cardiovascular risk and neuroradiological profiles in asymptomatic vertebrobasilar dolichoectasia
    Ken Ikeda
    Department of Neurology, Toho University Omori Medical Center, Tokyo, Japan
    Cerebrovasc Dis 30:23-8. 2010
    ..Clinicoradiological variability of vertebrobasilar dolichoectasia (VBD) is known. Little is known about cardiovascular disease (CVD) risk and neuroradiological profiles of asymptomatic VBD...
  10. ncbi request reprint Sudden deafness and facial diplegia in Guillain-Barré Syndrome: radiological depiction of facial and acoustic nerve lesions
    Takanori Takazawa
    Department of Neurology, Toho University Omori Medical Center, Japan
    Intern Med 51:2433-7. 2012
    ..Magnetic resonance imaging depicted abnormal enhancement in bilateral facial and acoustic nerves. Physicians should pay more attention to auditory dysfunction in GBS patients with FP...
  11. pmc Neurobiology of depression and anxiety in Parkinson's disease
    Osamu Kano
    Department of Neurology, Toho University Omori Medical Center, 6 11 1 Omorinishi, Otaku, Tokyo 143 8541, Japan
    Parkinsons Dis 2011:143547. 2011
    ..Whereas a recent study reported that PD patients with depression and anxiety were associated with different demographic and clinical features...
  12. ncbi request reprint A distinct phenotype of leg hyperreflexia in a Japanese family with Gerstmann-Sträussler-Scheinker syndrome (P102L)
    Takanori Takazawa
    Department of Neurology, Toho University Omori Medical Center, Tokyo
    Intern Med 49:339-42. 2010
    ..This neurological sign differs from the previously reported clinical expression of Japanese and foreign patients with GSS (P102L). Thus, physicians should pay more attention to phenotypic heterogeneity in this prion disease...
  13. pmc Beneficial effect of pramipexole for motor function and depression in Parkinson's disease
    Osamu Kano
    Department of Neurology, Methodist Neurological Institute Houston, TX, USA
    Neuropsychiatr Dis Treat 4:707-10. 2008
    ..We suggest that PPX treatment has antidepressant effects in depressive PD patients and also ameliorates HAM-D score in nondepressive PD patients in addition to motor function...
  14. pmc Clinicoradiological changes of brain NK/T cell lymphoma manifesting pure akinesia: a case report
    Susumu Ishihara
    Department of Hematology and Oncology, Toho University Omori Medical Center, Tokyo, Japan
    BMC Neurol 11:137. 2011
    ..Little is known about brain tumor-associated PA. We highlight the clinicoradiological changes in a patient with PA and central nervous system (CNS) metastases of natural killer/T-cell lymphoma (NKTL)...
  15. ncbi request reprint A case of posterior spinal artery syndrome in the cervical cord: a review of the clinicoradiological literature
    Kiyoko Murata
    Department of Neurology, Toho University Omori Medical Center, Japan
    Intern Med 51:803-7. 2012
    ..T1-hyperintensity and stenosis were found in the right VA at C3-C5. These clinicoradiological findings suggested bilateral PSA syndrome and unilateral VA dissection. This is the fourth report of VA dissection-induced PSA syndrome...
  16. pmc Neuroinflammation modulates distinct regional and temporal clinical responses in ALS mice
    David R Beers
    Department of Neurology, Methodist Neurological Institute, The Methodist Hospital Research Institute, The Methodist Hospital, Houston, TX 77030, USA
    Brain Behav Immun 25:1025-35. 2011
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  17. doi request reprint Different variables between patients with left and right hemispheric ischemic stroke
    Hirono Ito
    Department of Neurology, Toho University Omori Medical Center, Tokyo, Japan
    J Stroke Cerebrovasc Dis 17:35-8. 2008
    ..We should pay more attention to the difficulty in recognizing the neurologic deficits in patients with right hemisphere ischemic stroke, so that those patients delay hospital visit...