Hiromi Okizuka

Summary

Affiliation: Graduate School
Country: Japan

Publications

  1. doi request reprint Present and future roles of FDG-PET/CT imaging in the management of malignant pleural mesothelioma
    Kazuhiro Kitajima
    Division of Nuclear Medicine and PET Center, Department of Radiology, Hyogo College of Medicine, 1 1 Mukogawa cho, Nishinomiya, Hyogo, 663 8501, Japan
    Jpn J Radiol 34:537-47. 2016
  2. doi request reprint FDG-PET/CT as a post-treatment restaging tool in urothelial carcinoma: Comparison with contrast-enhanced CT
    Kazuhiro Kitajima
    Department of Nuclear Medicine and PET Center, Hyogo College of Medicine, 1 1 Mukogawa cho, Nishinomiya, Hyogo 663 8501, Japan Electronic address
    Eur J Radiol 85:593-8. 2016
  3. doi request reprint Association between ¹⁸F-FDG uptake and molecular subtype of breast cancer
    Kazuhiro Kitajima
    Department of Nuclear Medicine and PET Center, Hyogo College of Medicine, 1 1 Mukogawa cho, Nishinomiya, Hyogo, 663 8501, Japan
    Eur J Nucl Med Mol Imaging 42:1371-7. 2015
  4. doi request reprint Present and future role of FDG-PET/CT imaging in the management of gynecologic malignancies
    Kazuhiro Kitajima
    Department of Radiology, Kobe University Graduate School of Medicine, 7 5 2 Kusunoki cho, Chuo Ku, Kobe, 650 0017, Japan
    Jpn J Radiol 32:313-23. 2014
  5. doi request reprint Fusion of PET and MRI for staging of uterine cervical cancer: comparison with contrast-enhanced (18)F-FDG PET/CT and pelvic MRI
    Kazuhiro Kitajima
    Department of Radiology and of Obstetrics and Gynecology of Kobe University Graduate School of Medicine, Kobe, Japan Electronic address
    Clin Imaging 38:464-9. 2014
  6. doi request reprint Clinical utility of apparent diffusion coefficient values obtained using high b-value when diagnosing prostate cancer using 3 tesla MRI: comparison between ultra-high b-value (2000 s/mm²) and standard high b-value (1000 s/mm²)
    Kazuhiro Kitajima
    Department of Radiology of Kobe University Graduate School of Medicine, Kobe, Japan
    J Magn Reson Imaging 36:198-205. 2012
  7. doi request reprint Prognostic significance of SUVmax (maximum standardized uptake value) measured by [¹⁸F]FDG PET/CT in endometrial cancer
    Kazuhiro Kitajima
    Department of Radiology, Kobe University Graduate School of Medicine, 7 5 2 Kusunoki cho, Chuo Ku, Kobe 650 0017, Japan
    Eur J Nucl Med Mol Imaging 39:840-5. 2012
  8. doi request reprint Performance of integrated FDG PET/contrast-enhanced CT in the diagnosis of recurrent colorectal cancer: Comparison with integrated FDG PET/non-contrast-enhanced CT and enhanced CT
    Kazuhiro Kitajima
    Department of Radiology, Dokkyo University School of Medicine, Mibu, Japan
    Eur J Nucl Med Mol Imaging 36:1388-96. 2009
  9. doi request reprint FDG-PET/CT for diagnosis of primary ovarian cancer
    Kazuhiro Kitajima
    Department of PET Diagnosis, Institute of Biomedical Research and Innovation, 2 2 Minatojima Minamimachi, Chuo Ku, Kobe, Hyogo 650 0047 Japan
    Nucl Med Commun 32:549-53. 2011
  10. doi request reprint Spectrum of FDG PET/CT findings of uterine tumors
    Kazuhiro Kitajima
    Department of Radiology, Kobe University Graduate School of Medicine, 7 5 2, Kusunoki cho, Chuo Ku, Kobe, Hyogo 650 0017, Japan
    AJR Am J Roentgenol 195:737-43. 2010

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Publications24

  1. doi request reprint Present and future roles of FDG-PET/CT imaging in the management of malignant pleural mesothelioma
    Kazuhiro Kitajima
    Division of Nuclear Medicine and PET Center, Department of Radiology, Hyogo College of Medicine, 1 1 Mukogawa cho, Nishinomiya, Hyogo, 663 8501, Japan
    Jpn J Radiol 34:537-47. 2016
    ..We discuss different stages of patient management in malignant pleural mesothelioma, including diagnosis, initial staging, therapy planning, early treatment response assessment, re-staging, and prognosis. ..
  2. doi request reprint FDG-PET/CT as a post-treatment restaging tool in urothelial carcinoma: Comparison with contrast-enhanced CT
    Kazuhiro Kitajima
    Department of Nuclear Medicine and PET Center, Hyogo College of Medicine, 1 1 Mukogawa cho, Nishinomiya, Hyogo 663 8501, Japan Electronic address
    Eur J Radiol 85:593-8. 2016
    ..To assess the clinical usefulness of FDG-PET/CT in the diagnosis of recurrent and metastatic urothelial carcinoma in comparison with contrast-enhanced CT...
  3. doi request reprint Association between ¹⁸F-FDG uptake and molecular subtype of breast cancer
    Kazuhiro Kitajima
    Department of Nuclear Medicine and PET Center, Hyogo College of Medicine, 1 1 Mukogawa cho, Nishinomiya, Hyogo, 663 8501, Japan
    Eur J Nucl Med Mol Imaging 42:1371-7. 2015
    ..To determine whether (18)F-FDG uptake in breast cancer correlates with immunohistochemically defined subtype and is able to predict molecular subtypes...
  4. doi request reprint Present and future role of FDG-PET/CT imaging in the management of gynecologic malignancies
    Kazuhiro Kitajima
    Department of Radiology, Kobe University Graduate School of Medicine, 7 5 2 Kusunoki cho, Chuo Ku, Kobe, 650 0017, Japan
    Jpn J Radiol 32:313-23. 2014
    ..The present review discusses the current role of FDG-PET/CT in the management of gynecologic malignancies, focusing on its usefulness and limitations for imaging such patients. ..
  5. doi request reprint Fusion of PET and MRI for staging of uterine cervical cancer: comparison with contrast-enhanced (18)F-FDG PET/CT and pelvic MRI
    Kazuhiro Kitajima
    Department of Radiology and of Obstetrics and Gynecology of Kobe University Graduate School of Medicine, Kobe, Japan Electronic address
    Clin Imaging 38:464-9. 2014
    ..To investigate the fusion of pelvic magnetic resonance imaging (MRI) and fluorodeoxyglucose positron emission tomography (PET) for assessment of locoregional extension and nodal staging of cervical cancer...
  6. doi request reprint Clinical utility of apparent diffusion coefficient values obtained using high b-value when diagnosing prostate cancer using 3 tesla MRI: comparison between ultra-high b-value (2000 s/mm²) and standard high b-value (1000 s/mm²)
    Kazuhiro Kitajima
    Department of Radiology of Kobe University Graduate School of Medicine, Kobe, Japan
    J Magn Reson Imaging 36:198-205. 2012
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  7. doi request reprint Prognostic significance of SUVmax (maximum standardized uptake value) measured by [¹⁸F]FDG PET/CT in endometrial cancer
    Kazuhiro Kitajima
    Department of Radiology, Kobe University Graduate School of Medicine, 7 5 2 Kusunoki cho, Chuo Ku, Kobe 650 0017, Japan
    Eur J Nucl Med Mol Imaging 39:840-5. 2012
    ..To determine if the preoperative maximum standardized uptake value (SUVmax) measured by [(18)F]FDG PET/CT has prognostic value in patients with endometrial cancer...
  8. doi request reprint Performance of integrated FDG PET/contrast-enhanced CT in the diagnosis of recurrent colorectal cancer: Comparison with integrated FDG PET/non-contrast-enhanced CT and enhanced CT
    Kazuhiro Kitajima
    Department of Radiology, Dokkyo University School of Medicine, Mibu, Japan
    Eur J Nucl Med Mol Imaging 36:1388-96. 2009
    ....
  9. doi request reprint FDG-PET/CT for diagnosis of primary ovarian cancer
    Kazuhiro Kitajima
    Department of PET Diagnosis, Institute of Biomedical Research and Innovation, 2 2 Minatojima Minamimachi, Chuo Ku, Kobe, Hyogo 650 0047 Japan
    Nucl Med Commun 32:549-53. 2011
    ..To evaluate the diagnostic value of integrated 18F-fluorodeoxyglucose (FDG) positron emission tomography and computed tomography (PET/CT) to discriminate malignant from benign ovarian tumors...
  10. doi request reprint Spectrum of FDG PET/CT findings of uterine tumors
    Kazuhiro Kitajima
    Department of Radiology, Kobe University Graduate School of Medicine, 7 5 2, Kusunoki cho, Chuo Ku, Kobe, Hyogo 650 0017, Japan
    AJR Am J Roentgenol 195:737-43. 2010
    ..The purpose of this article is to review FDG PET/CT and MRI findings in a variety of benign and malignant tumors of the uterus and to become familiar with the wide variety of FDG PET/CT findings of this entity...
  11. doi request reprint Performance of integrated FDG-PET/contrast-enhanced CT in the diagnosis of recurrent pancreatic cancer: comparison with integrated FDG-PET/non-contrast-enhanced CT and enhanced CT
    Kazuhiro Kitajima
    Department of Radiology, Dokkyo University School of Medicine, Mibu, Japan
    Mol Imaging Biol 12:452-9. 2010
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  12. doi request reprint Clinical impact of whole body FDG-PET for recurrent biliary cancer: a multicenter study
    Kazuhiro Kitajima
    Department of Radiology, Dokkyo Medical University School of Medicine, Shimotuka gun, Tochigi, 321 0293, Japan
    Ann Nucl Med 23:709-15. 2009
    ..To evaluate the clinical usefulness of positron emission tomography (PET) using (18)F-fluorodeoxyglucose (FDG) in patients with follow-up or suspected recurrent biliary cancer in a multicenter study...
  13. doi request reprint Accuracy of whole-body FDG-PET/CT for detecting brain metastases from non-central nervous system tumors
    Kazuhiro Kitajima
    Department of Radiology, Dokkyo University School of Medicine, 880 Kita Kobayashi, Mibu, Shimotuga gun, Tochigi 321 0293, Japan
    Ann Nucl Med 22:595-602. 2008
    ..We evaluated the accuracy of FDG-PET/CT of body imaging protocol for the detection of cerebral metastases when compared with PET alone and CT alone...
  14. doi request reprint Diagnostic accuracy of integrated FDG-PET/contrast-enhanced CT in staging ovarian cancer: comparison with enhanced CT
    Kazuhiro Kitajima
    Department of Radiology, Dokkyo University School of Medicine, Mibu, Japan
    Eur J Nucl Med Mol Imaging 35:1912-20. 2008
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  15. doi request reprint Standardized uptake values of uterine leiomyoma with 18F-FDG PET/CT: variation with age, size, degeneration, and contrast enhancement on MRI
    Kazuhiro Kitajima
    Department of Radiology, Dokkyo Medical University School of Medicine, 880 Kita Kobayashi, Mibu, Shimotsuga gun, Tochigi, Japan
    Ann Nucl Med 22:505-12. 2008
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  16. ncbi request reprint High b-value diffusion-weighted imaging in normal and malignant peripheral zone tissue of the prostate: effect of signal-to-noise ratio
    Kazuhiro Kitajima
    Department of Radiology, Dokkyo Medical University, Tochigi, Japan
    Magn Reson Med Sci 7:93-9. 2008
    ..To determine whether the apparent diffusion coefficient (ADC) obtained using a high b-value (2,000 s/mm2) is superior to that using a standard b-value (1,000 s/mm2) for discriminating malignant from normal peripheral tissue in the prostate...
  17. ncbi request reprint Usual and unusual MRI findings of ovarian fibroma: correlation with pathologic findings
    Kazuhiro Kitajima
    Department of Radiology, Dokkyo Medical University School of Medicine, Shimotuka gun, Tochigi, Japan
    Magn Reson Med Sci 7:43-8. 2008
    ..We illustrate typical and atypical magnetic resonance (MR) imaging findings of ovarian fibromas and correlate them with histopathologic findings...
  18. doi request reprint Performance of integrated FDG-PET/contrast-enhanced CT in the diagnosis of recurrent ovarian cancer: comparison with integrated FDG-PET/non-contrast-enhanced CT and enhanced CT
    Kazuhiro Kitajima
    Department of Radiology, Dokkyo University School of Medicine, 880 Kita Kobayashi, Mibu, Shimotuka gun, Tochigi, 321 0293, Japan
    Eur J Nucl Med Mol Imaging 35:1439-48. 2008
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  19. doi request reprint Performance of FDG-PET/CT in the diagnosis of recurrent endometrial cancer
    Kazuhiro Kitajima
    PET Center, Dokkyo Medical University Hospital, Mibu, Shimotuka, Tochigi, Japan
    Ann Nucl Med 22:103-9. 2008
    ..To evaluate the accuracy of integrated positron emission tomography and computed tomography (PET/CT) using 18-F-fluorodeoxyglucose (FDG), compared with PET alone, in the diagnosis of suspected endometrial cancer recurrence...
  20. ncbi request reprint Normal uptake of 18F-FDG in the testis: an assessment by PET/CT
    Kazuhiro Kitajima
    Department of Radiology, Kobe University Graduate School of Medicine, Kobe, Japan
    Ann Nucl Med 21:405-10. 2007
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  21. ncbi request reprint Magnetic resonance imaging findings of endometrioid adenocarcinoma of the ovary
    Kazuhiro Kitajima
    Department of Radiology, Dokkyo Medical University School of Medicine, 880 Kita Kobayashi, Mibu, Shimotuka gun, Tochigi, 321 0293, Japan
    Radiat Med 25:346-54. 2007
    ..We assessed magnetic resonance imaging (MRI) features and clinical characteristics of ovarian endometrioid adenocarcinoma...
  22. ncbi request reprint MRI findings of uterine lipoleiomyoma correlated with pathologic findings
    Kazuhiro Kitajima
    Department of Radiology, Dokkyo Medical University School of Medicine, Mibu, Japan
    AJR Am J Roentgenol 189:W100-4. 2007
    ..Our objective was to describe the MRI findings of uterine lipoleiomyoma and to correlate them with histopathologic findings...
  23. ncbi request reprint Postsurgical pelvis: treatment follow-up
    Kazuro Sugimura
    Department of Radiology, Kobe University Graduate School of Medicine, Japan
    Radiol Clin North Am 40:659-80, viii. 2002
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  24. ncbi request reprint Pleomorphic sarcoma of the adult urinary bladder: sonographic findings
    Yukihiro Hama
    Department of Radiology, National Defense Medical College, 3 2 Namiki, Tokorozawa, Saitama 359 0042, Japan
    J Clin Ultrasound 32:215-7. 2004
    ..We report the sonographic findings in a case of pleomorphic sarcoma with muscular differentiation arising from the bladder dome that mimicked urachal carcinoma; findings of correlative imaging are also discussed...