Naoko Saito

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Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Relaxo-volumetric multispectral quantitative magnetic resonance imaging of the brain over the human lifespan: global and regional aging patterns
    Naoko Saito
    Department of Radiology, Boston Medical Center, Boston University School of Medicine, Boston, MA 02118, USA
    Magn Reson Imaging 27:895-906. 2009
  2. ncbi request reprint Age-related relaxo-volumetric quantitative magnetic resonance imaging of the major salivary glands
    Naoko Saito
    Department of Radiology, Boston Medical Center, Boston, MA, USA
    J Comput Assist Tomogr 37:272-8. 2013
  3. ncbi request reprint Complex anomalies of type 1 proatlantal intersegmental artery and aortic arch variations
    Naoko Saito
    Department of Radiology, Saitama Medical University International Medical Center, 1397 1 Yamane, Hidaka, Saitama, 350 1298, Japan
    Surg Radiol Anat 35:177-80. 2013
  4. ncbi request reprint Posttreatment CT and MR imaging in head and neck cancer: what the radiologist needs to know
    Naoko Saito
    Department of Radiology, Saitama International Medical Center, Saitama Medical University, 1397 1 Yamane, Hidaka, Saitama 350 1298, Japan
    Radiographics 32:1261-82; discussion 1282-4. 2012
  5. ncbi request reprint Clinical and radiologic findings of inner ear involvement in sickle cell disease
    N Saito
    Department of Radiology, Boston University School of Medicine, Boston, MA, USA
    AJNR Am J Neuroradiol 32:2160-4. 2011
  6. ncbi request reprint Clinical and radiologic manifestations of sickle cell disease in the head and neck
    Naoko Saito
    Department of Radiology, Boston Medical Center, Boston University School of Medicine, Boston, MA, USA
    Radiographics 30:1021-34. 2010
  7. ncbi request reprint Variations in the origin of the vertebral artery and its level of entry into the transverse foramen diagnosed by CT angiography
    Akira Uchino
    Department of Diagnostic Radiology, Saitama Medical University International Medical Center, 1397 1 Yamane, Hidaka, Saitama 350 1298, Japan
    Neuroradiology 55:585-94. 2013
  8. ncbi request reprint Fenestrations of the intracranial vertebrobasilar system diagnosed by MR angiography
    Akira Uchino
    Department of Diagnostic Radiology, Saitama Medical University International Medical Center, 1397 1 Yamane, Hidaka, Saitama, Japan
    Neuroradiology 54:445-50. 2012
  9. ncbi request reprint Persistent hypoglossal artery and its variants diagnosed by CT and MR angiography
    Akira Uchino
    Department of Diagnostic Radiology, Saitama Medical University International Medical Center, 1397 1 Yamane, Hidaka, Saitama 350 1298, Japan
    Neuroradiology 55:17-23. 2013
  10. ncbi request reprint Vertebral artery variations at the C1-2 level diagnosed by magnetic resonance angiography
    Akira Uchino
    Department of Diagnostic Radiology, Saitama Medical University International Medical Center, 1397 1 Yamane, Hidaka, Saitama, 350 1298, Japan
    Neuroradiology 54:19-23. 2012

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  1. ncbi request reprint Relaxo-volumetric multispectral quantitative magnetic resonance imaging of the brain over the human lifespan: global and regional aging patterns
    Naoko Saito
    Department of Radiology, Boston Medical Center, Boston University School of Medicine, Boston, MA 02118, USA
    Magn Reson Imaging 27:895-906. 2009
    ..This study shows that relaxometric and volumetric age-related changes are synchronized and define the same four periods of brain evolution both globally and regionally...
  2. ncbi request reprint Age-related relaxo-volumetric quantitative magnetic resonance imaging of the major salivary glands
    Naoko Saito
    Department of Radiology, Boston Medical Center, Boston, MA, USA
    J Comput Assist Tomogr 37:272-8. 2013
    ..To study age-related characteristics of T1 and T2 relaxation times and volume of the major salivary glands...
  3. ncbi request reprint Complex anomalies of type 1 proatlantal intersegmental artery and aortic arch variations
    Naoko Saito
    Department of Radiology, Saitama Medical University International Medical Center, 1397 1 Yamane, Hidaka, Saitama, 350 1298, Japan
    Surg Radiol Anat 35:177-80. 2013
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  4. ncbi request reprint Posttreatment CT and MR imaging in head and neck cancer: what the radiologist needs to know
    Naoko Saito
    Department of Radiology, Saitama International Medical Center, Saitama Medical University, 1397 1 Yamane, Hidaka, Saitama 350 1298, Japan
    Radiographics 32:1261-82; discussion 1282-4. 2012
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  5. ncbi request reprint Clinical and radiologic findings of inner ear involvement in sickle cell disease
    N Saito
    Department of Radiology, Boston University School of Medicine, Boston, MA, USA
    AJNR Am J Neuroradiol 32:2160-4. 2011
    ..SCD has been reported to involve the inner ear and result in LH and LO. Our purpose was to examine the prevalence of inner ear involvement and to assess the relationship between clinical and imaging findings in patients with SCD...
  6. ncbi request reprint Clinical and radiologic manifestations of sickle cell disease in the head and neck
    Naoko Saito
    Department of Radiology, Boston Medical Center, Boston University School of Medicine, Boston, MA, USA
    Radiographics 30:1021-34. 2010
    ..An understanding of the pathophysiology of sickle cell disease and knowledge of the various clinical and radiologic manifestations are crucial for prompt diagnosis and appropriate treatment...
  7. ncbi request reprint Variations in the origin of the vertebral artery and its level of entry into the transverse foramen diagnosed by CT angiography
    Akira Uchino
    Department of Diagnostic Radiology, Saitama Medical University International Medical Center, 1397 1 Yamane, Hidaka, Saitama 350 1298, Japan
    Neuroradiology 55:585-94. 2013
    ..On computed tomography (CT) angiographic images, we evaluated the prevalence of variations of both VA origin and its level of entry into the TF...
  8. ncbi request reprint Fenestrations of the intracranial vertebrobasilar system diagnosed by MR angiography
    Akira Uchino
    Department of Diagnostic Radiology, Saitama Medical University International Medical Center, 1397 1 Yamane, Hidaka, Saitama, Japan
    Neuroradiology 54:445-50. 2012
    ..Fenestrations of cerebral arteries are most common in the vertebrobasilar (VB) system, and magnetic resonance (MR) angiographic studies of these variations are sparse...
  9. ncbi request reprint Persistent hypoglossal artery and its variants diagnosed by CT and MR angiography
    Akira Uchino
    Department of Diagnostic Radiology, Saitama Medical University International Medical Center, 1397 1 Yamane, Hidaka, Saitama 350 1298, Japan
    Neuroradiology 55:17-23. 2013
    ..We evaluated the prevalence of PHA on computed tomography (CT) angiography. We also evaluated characteristic features of PHA and its variants on magnetic resonance (MR) angiography...
  10. ncbi request reprint Vertebral artery variations at the C1-2 level diagnosed by magnetic resonance angiography
    Akira Uchino
    Department of Diagnostic Radiology, Saitama Medical University International Medical Center, 1397 1 Yamane, Hidaka, Saitama, 350 1298, Japan
    Neuroradiology 54:19-23. 2012
    ..The craniovertebral junction is clinically important. The vertebral artery (VA) in its several variations runs within this area. We report the prevalence of these VA variations on magnetic resonance angiography (MRA)...
  11. ncbi request reprint Variation of the origin of the left common carotid artery diagnosed by CT angiography
    Akira Uchino
    Department of Diagnostic Radiology, Saitama Medical University International Medical Center, 1397 1 Yamane, Hidaka, Saitama, 350 1298, Japan
    Surg Radiol Anat 35:339-42. 2013
    ..We evaluated the prevalence of these variations on computed tomography (CT) angiography...
  12. ncbi request reprint Imaging of cervical lymphadenopathy in children and young adults
    Benjamin J Ludwig
    Department of Radiology, Boston University Medical Center, Boston University School of Medicine, 820 Harrison Ave, FGH Bldg, 3rd Flr, Boston, MA 02118, USA
    AJR Am J Roentgenol 199:1105-13. 2012
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  13. ncbi request reprint Persistent trigeminal artery and its variants on MR angiography
    Akira Uchino
    Department of Diagnostic Radiology, Saitama Medical University International Medical Center, 1397 1 Yamane, Hidaka, Saitama, 350 1298, Japan
    Surg Radiol Anat 34:271-6. 2012
    ..Our study aimed to determine the incidence of PTA and its variants and classify them based on magnetic resonance (MR) angiography...
  14. ncbi request reprint Persistent dorsal ophthalmic artery and ophthalmic artery arising from the middle meningeal artery diagnosed by MR angiography at 3 T
    Akira Uchino
    Department of Diagnostic Radiology, Saitama Medical University International Medical Center, 1397 1 Yamane, Hidaka, Saitama, 350 1298, Japan
    Surg Radiol Anat 35:775-82. 2013
    ..These two major variations of the OA have not been well described by magnetic resonance (MR) angiography. We evaluated their prevalence on MR angiography at 3 T...
  15. ncbi request reprint (1)H MR spectroscopy with external reference solution at 1.5 T for differentiating malignant and benign breast lesions: comparison using qualitative and quantitative approaches
    Waka Mizukoshi
    Department of Diagnostic Radiology, International Medical Center of Saitama Medical University, 1397 1 Yamane, Hidaka City, Saitama, Japan
    Eur Radiol 23:75-83. 2013
    ..To compare the diagnostic capability of proton ((1)H) magnetic resonance spectroscopy (MRS) in differentiating benign from malignant breast lesions on the basis of qualitative and quantitative approaches...
  16. ncbi request reprint Biliary anatomy on 3D MRCP: Comparison of volume-rendering and maximum-intensity-projection algorithms
    Satoru Morita
    Department of Radiology, Saiseikai Kurihashi Hospital, Saitama, Japan
    J Magn Reson Imaging 29:601-6. 2009
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  17. ncbi request reprint Quantitative magnetic resonance imaging analysis of the lacrimal gland in sickle cell disease
    Karen Buch
    From the Department of Radiology, Boston Medical Center, Boston University School of Medicine, Boston, MA, Boston University School of Medicine, Boston, MA, Department of Medicine, and Department of Otolaryngology Head and Neck Surgery, Boston Medical Center, Boston University School of Medicine, Boston, MA
    J Comput Assist Tomogr 38:674-80. 2014
    ..The purpose of this study was to evaluate lacrimal gland volumes and quantifiable shifts in MR-relaxation times in patients with SCD...
  18. ncbi request reprint Ring-shaped lateral ventricular nodules detected with brain MR imaging
    Reiko Nakajima
    Department of Diagnostic Radiology, Saitama Medical University International Medical Center, 1397 1 Yamane, Hidaka, Saitama, 350 1298, Japan
    Magn Reson Med Sci 12:105-10. 2013
    ..We evaluated the prevalence and imaging characteristics of ring-shaped lateral ventricular nodules (RSLVNs) detected by postcontrast brain magnetic resonance (MR) imaging...
  19. ncbi request reprint qMRI relaxometry of mandibular bone marrow: a monomodal distribution in sickle cell disease
    Joseph H Liao
    Department of Radiology, Boston University School of Medicine, Boston, Massachusetts, USA
    J Magn Reson Imaging 37:1182-8. 2013
    ..To identify and characterize sickle cell disease (SCD)-related changes in the composition of mandibular bone marrow using qMRI relaxometry histograms...
  20. ncbi request reprint Extensive cerebellar venous malformation associated with a varix and cavernous malformations: a case report
    Reiko Nakajima
    Saitama Medical University, International Medical Center, Saitama, Japan
    Cerebellum 11:813-5. 2012
    ..To our knowledge, such association with an extensive cerebellar venous malformation has not been reported...
  21. ncbi request reprint Common bile duct anteroposterior movement synchronized with inferior vena cava pulsation observed by cine magnetic resonance imaging
    Satoru Morita
    Department of Radiology, Tokyo Women s Medical University Medical Center East, 2 1 10 Nishiogu, Arakawa ku, Tokyo 116 8567, Japan
    Magn Reson Imaging 26:1232-5. 2008
    ..To reveal the phenomenon of common bile duct (CBD) anteroposterior movement caused by inferior vena cava (IVC) pulsation depending on the cardiac cycle using cine magnetic resonance imaging...
  22. ncbi request reprint Diagnostic imaging in nontraumatic pediatric head and neck emergencies
    Benjamin J Ludwig
    Department of Radiology, Boston University Medical Center, Boston University School of Medicine, 820 Harrison Ave, FGH Bldg, 3rd Floor, Boston, MA 02118, USA
    Radiographics 30:781-99. 2010
    ..In especially difficult or complex cases, magnetic resonance imaging may offer additional detail with respect to the extent of disease...
  23. ncbi request reprint Contrast changes in portal vein and bile duct between centric and linear k-space ordering on three-dimensional segmented true fast imaging with steady-state precession magnetic resonance imaging
    Satoru Morita
    Department of Radiology, Tokyo Women s Medical University Medical Center East, Tokyo 116 8567, Japan
    Magn Reson Imaging 26:1244-9. 2008
    ..To compare the degree of visualization of the bile duct and portal vein in terms of the difference in k-space ordering on a three-dimensional (3D) segmented true fast imaging with steady-state precession (trueFISP) sequence...
  24. ncbi request reprint Carotid-anterior cerebral artery anastomosis on MR angiography: a university hospital-based study
    Akira Uchino
    Department of Diagnostic Radiology, Saitama Medical University International Medical Center, 1397 1 Yamane, Hidaka, Saitama, 350 1298, Japan
    Neuroradiology 54:13-8. 2012
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  25. ncbi request reprint Cerebral Arterial Variations Associated with Moyamoya Disease Diagnosed by MR Angiography
    Akira Uchino
    Department of Diagnostic Radiology, Saitama Medical University International Medical Center Hidaka, Saitama, Japan
    Neuroradiol J 27:697-701. 2014
    ..Although our number of patients was small, moyamoya disease was frequently associated with variations of the cerebral arteries, especially fenestrations in the vertebrobasilar system and persistent trigeminal artery. ..
  26. ncbi request reprint Double ophthalmic arteries arising from the internal carotid artery
    Akira Uchino
    Department of Radiology, Saitama Medical University International Medical Center, 1397 1 Yamane, Hidaka, Saitama, 350 1298, Japan
    Surg Radiol Anat 35:173-5. 2013
    ..We report the first case of such double OAs, one of which arose from the cavernous segment of the ICA superolaterally and we believe that it originated from the meningohypophyseal trunk rather than the inferolateral trunk...
  27. ncbi request reprint Correlation of mucositis during head and neck radiotherapy with computed tomography perfusion imaging of the oropharyngeal mucosa
    Naoko Saito
    Department of Radiology, Boston Medical Center, Boston University School of Medicine, Boston, MA 02118, USA
    J Comput Assist Tomogr 37:499-504. 2013
    ..The objective of this study was to correlate changes in computed tomography perfusion (CTP) parameters in the oropharyngeal mucosa following start of radiotherapy (RT) with acute mucositis in head and neck cancer patients...
  28. ncbi request reprint Craniofacial bone infarcts in sickle cell disease: clinical and radiological manifestations
    Memi Watanabe
    Department of Radiology, Boston Medical Center, Boston University School of Medicine, Boston, MA 02118, USA
    J Comput Assist Tomogr 37:91-7. 2013
    ..To investigate the clinicoradiological manifestations of craniofacial bone infarcts in patients with sickle cell disease (SCD)...
  29. ncbi request reprint Type 2 proatlantal intersegmental artery associated with persistent trigeminal artery diagnosed by MR angiography
    Akira Uchino
    Department of Diagnostic Radiology, Saitama Medical University International Medical Center, 1397 1 Yamane, Hidaka, Saitama, 350 1298, Japan
    Surg Radiol Anat 34:773-6. 2012
    ..The purpose of this paper is to present the first case of a type 2 PIA associated with an ipsilateral persistent TA diagnosed using magnetic resonance (MR) angiography, and we briefly discuss the embryology of this rare anomaly...
  30. ncbi request reprint Persistent trigeminal artery arising from the arterial ring/fenestration of the cavernous segment of the internal carotid artery
    Akira Uchino
    Department of Radiology, Saitama Medical University International Medical Center, 1397 1 Yamane, Hidaka, Saitama, 350 1298, Japan
    Surg Radiol Anat 34:651-4. 2012
    ..We present the first case of a lateral-type PTA arising from the large arterial ring/fenestration of the cavernous segment of the left ICA with findings from both magnetic resonance angiography and selective catheter angiography...
  31. ncbi request reprint Flow direction of ascending lumbar veins on magnetic resonance angiography and venography: would "descending lumbar veins" be a more precise name physiologically?
    Satoru Morita
    Department of Radiology, Saiseikai Kurihashi Hospital, 714 6, Gotanda, Kouemon, Kurihashi machi, Kitakatsushika gun, Saitama, 349 1105, Japan
    Abdom Imaging 32:749-53. 2007
    ..Physiological flow direction of ascending lumbar vein (ALV) is not well recognized...
  32. ncbi request reprint Duplicate origin and fenestration of the middle cerebral artery on MR angiography
    Akira Uchino
    Department of Diagnostic Radiology, Saitama Medical University International Medical Center, 1397 1 Yamane, Hidaka, Saitama, Japan
    Surg Radiol Anat 34:401-4. 2012
    ..We researched our institutional records to determine the prevalence of such cases and investigated its characteristic features on magnetic resonance (MR) angiography...
  33. ncbi request reprint Anomalous origin of the occipital artery diagnosed by magnetic resonance angiography
    Akira Uchino
    Department of Diagnostic Radiology, Saitama Medical University International Medical Center, 1397 1 Yamane, Hidaka, Saitama 350 1298, Japan
    Neuroradiology 53:853-7. 2011
    ..However, the incidence of an anomalously originating OA has not been reported. We investigate its incidence and characteristic features on magnetic resonance angiography (MRA)...
  34. ncbi request reprint Correlating computed tomography perfusion changes in the pharyngeal constrictor muscles during head-and-neck radiotherapy to dysphagia outcome
    Minh Tam Truong
    Department of Radiation Oncology, Boston Medical Center and Boston University School of Medicine, Boston, MA 02118, USA
    Int J Radiat Oncol Biol Phys 82:e119-27. 2012
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  35. ncbi request reprint Use of quantitative diffusion-weighted magnetic resonance imaging to predict human papilloma virus status in patients with oropharyngeal squamous cell carcinoma
    Mitsuhiko Nakahira
    Department of Head and Neck Surgery, Saitama Medical University International Medical Center, 1397 1 Yamane, Hidaka, Saitama, 350 1298, Japan
    Eur Arch Otorhinolaryngol 271:1219-25. 2014
    ..027 × 10(-3) mm(2)/s yielded sensitivity and specificity of 83.33 and 78.57%, respectively. In conclusion, the present study indicates that ADC could be used to predict HPV status in patients with OPSCC...
  36. ncbi request reprint Periapical lucency around the tooth: radiologic evaluation and differential diagnosis
    Margaret N Chapman
    Department of Radiology, Boston Medical Center, Boston University School of Medicine, FGH Building, 3rd Floor, 820 Harrison Ave, Boston, MA 02118, USA
    Radiographics 33:E15-32. 2013
    ..In addition, early recognition and appropriate treatment of infectious processes will result in improved clinical outcomes and a decrease in morbidity and mortality...
  37. ncbi request reprint Persistent hypoglossal artery arising from the external carotid artery diagnosed by MR angiography
    Akira Uchino
    Department of Diagnostic Radiology, Saitama Medical University International Medical Center, 1397 1 Yamane, Hidaka, Saitama 350 1298, Japan
    Surg Radiol Anat 33:543-5. 2011
    ..The purpose of this paper is to report a case of this variation diagnosed by magnetic resonance (MR) angiography...
  38. ncbi request reprint Juvenile psammomatoid ossifying fibroma with visual disturbance: a case report with imaging features
    Reiko Nakajima
    Department of Diagnostic Radiology, Saitama Medical University International Medical Center, Saitama, Japan s
    J Neuroimaging 23:137-40. 2013
    ..2 ([(18)F]FDG) and 4.6 ([(11)C]Met). Familiarity with the imaging features of this rare disease aids its differentiation from other more familiar lesions to permit appropriately aggressive therapy and improve prognosis...
  39. ncbi request reprint Persistent primitive olfactory artery: MR angiographic diagnosis
    Akira Uchino
    Department of Diagnostic Radiology, Saitama Medical University International Medical Center, Hidaka, Saitama, Japan
    Surg Radiol Anat 33:197-201. 2011
    ..To our knowledge, incidence of PPOA has not been reported, so we researched cases in our institution records to determine incidence and investigated characteristic features of the condition on MR angiography...
  40. ncbi request reprint Frequency of common bile duct motion artifacts caused by inferior vena cava pulsation on magnetic resonance cholangiopancreatography
    Satoru Morita
    Department of Radiology, Tokyo Women s Medical University, Medical Center East, Tokyo, Japan
    Magn Reson Med Sci 7:31-6. 2008
    ..We assessed the frequency of common bile duct (CBD) motion artifacts caused by inferior vena cava (IVC) pulsation on magnetic resonance cholangiopancreatography (MRCP)...
  41. ncbi request reprint Congenital external carotid-internal carotid artery anastomosis diagnosed by MR angiography
    Akira Uchino
    Department of Diagnostic Radiology, Saitama Medical University International Medical Center, Saitama, Japan
    J Neuroimaging 23:96-7. 2013
    ..If the small channel of the proximal cervical ICA is occluded, the remaining large channel of the external carotid artery may be diagnosed as a nonbifurcating cervical carotid artery...
  42. ncbi request reprint Labyrinthitis ossificans in a child with sickle cell disease: CT and MRI findings
    Benjamin P Liu
    Department of Radiology, Boston Medical Center, Boston University School of Medicine, Boston, MA 02118, USA
    Pediatr Radiol 39:999-1001. 2009
    ..Recognition of this condition is important because it affects both management and prognosis of this disease...
  43. ncbi request reprint Quantitative diffusion-weighted magnetic resonance imaging as a powerful adjunct to fine needle aspiration cytology for assessment of thyroid nodules
    Mitsuhiko Nakahira
    Department of Otolaryngology Head and Neck Surgery, Saitama Medical University International Medical Center, Japan
    Am J Otolaryngol 33:408-16. 2012
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