I Kurokawa

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Affiliation: Hyogo Prefectural Tsukaguchi Hospital
Country: Japan

Publications

  1. ncbi A therapy-resistant chronic leg ulcer treated successfully with topical basic fibroblast growth factor
    I Kurokawa
    Department of Dermatology, Hyogo Prefectural Tsukaguchi Hospital, Hyogo, Japan
    J Int Med Res 31:149-51. 2003
  2. ncbi A case report of hidroacanthoma simplex with an immunohistochemical study of cytokeratins
    Ichiro Kurokawa
    Hyogo Prefectural Tsukaguchi Hospital, Hyogo, Japan
    Int J Dermatol 44:775-6. 2005
  3. ncbi Immunohistochemical study of cytokeratins in hidradenitis suppurativa (acne inversa)
    I Kurokawa
    Department of Dermatology, Hyogo Prefectural Tsukaguchi Hospital, Hyogo, Japan
    J Int Med Res 30:131-6. 2002
  4. ncbi Cytokeratin expression in pilonidal sinus
    I Kurokawa
    Department of Dermatology, Hyogo Prefectural Tsukaguchi Hospital, 6 8 17, Minamitsukaguchi cho, Amagasaki, Hyogo 661 0012, Japan
    Br J Dermatol 146:409-13. 2002
  5. ncbi Clinical correlates of prolonged pain in Japanese patients with acute herpes zoster
    I Kurokawa
    Department of Dermatology, Hyogo Prefectural Tsukaguchi Hospital, Hyogo, Japan
    J Int Med Res 30:56-65. 2002
  6. ncbi Varicella zoster virus antigens in the epidermis of patients with herpes zoster before and after treatment with acyclovir: an immunohistochemical study
    I Kurokawa
    Department of Dermatology, Hyogo Prefectural Tsukaguchi Hospital, Japan
    J Int Med Res 29:198-203. 2001
  7. doi IL-4/IL-13 antagonist DNA vaccination successfully suppresses Th2 type chronic dermatitis
    T Morioka
    Department of Dermatology, Mie University, Tsu, Japan
    Br J Dermatol 160:1172-9. 2009
  8. ncbi Immunohistochemical expression of bone morphogenetic protein-2 in pilomatricoma
    I Kurokawa
    Department of Dermatology, Hyogo Prefectural Tsukaguchi Hospital, 6 8 17 Minamitsukaguchi cho, Amagasaki, Hyogo 661 0012, Japan
    Br J Dermatol 143:754-8. 2000
  9. ncbi Keratinizing squamous epithelium associated with Syringocystadenoma papilliferum differentiates towards infrainfundibulum: case report with immunohistochemical study of cytokeratins
    I Kurokawa
    Department of Dermatology, Mie University Graduate School of Medicine, Edobashi, Tsu, Mie, Japan
    J Int Med Res 33:590-3. 2005
  10. ncbi The change in zoster-associated pain treated with oral valaciclovir in immunocompetent patients with acute herpes zoster
    I Kurokawa
    Department of Dermatology, Mie University Graduate School of Medicine, Tsu, Mie, Japan
    Int J Clin Pract 61:1223-9. 2007

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  1. ncbi A therapy-resistant chronic leg ulcer treated successfully with topical basic fibroblast growth factor
    I Kurokawa
    Department of Dermatology, Hyogo Prefectural Tsukaguchi Hospital, Hyogo, Japan
    J Int Med Res 31:149-51. 2003
    ..bFGF may be an effective treatment for therapy-resistant leg ulcers...
  2. ncbi A case report of hidroacanthoma simplex with an immunohistochemical study of cytokeratins
    Ichiro Kurokawa
    Hyogo Prefectural Tsukaguchi Hospital, Hyogo, Japan
    Int J Dermatol 44:775-6. 2005
  3. ncbi Immunohistochemical study of cytokeratins in hidradenitis suppurativa (acne inversa)
    I Kurokawa
    Department of Dermatology, Hyogo Prefectural Tsukaguchi Hospital, Hyogo, Japan
    J Int Med Res 30:131-6. 2002
    ..Our results suggest that the draining sinus epithelium may possess characteristics of fragility, undifferentiation and hyperproliferation, as shown with CK expression...
  4. ncbi Cytokeratin expression in pilonidal sinus
    I Kurokawa
    Department of Dermatology, Hyogo Prefectural Tsukaguchi Hospital, 6 8 17, Minamitsukaguchi cho, Amagasaki, Hyogo 661 0012, Japan
    Br J Dermatol 146:409-13. 2002
    ..Pilonidal sinus (PS) is considered to belong in the category of follicular occlusion diseases (acne triad)...
  5. ncbi Clinical correlates of prolonged pain in Japanese patients with acute herpes zoster
    I Kurokawa
    Department of Dermatology, Hyogo Prefectural Tsukaguchi Hospital, Hyogo, Japan
    J Int Med Res 30:56-65. 2002
    ..Our results suggest that advanced age, the presence of clustered vesicles, and disturbed sleep and hypanaesthesia influence the prolongation of herpes zoster pain...
  6. ncbi Varicella zoster virus antigens in the epidermis of patients with herpes zoster before and after treatment with acyclovir: an immunohistochemical study
    I Kurokawa
    Department of Dermatology, Hyogo Prefectural Tsukaguchi Hospital, Japan
    J Int Med Res 29:198-203. 2001
    ....
  7. doi IL-4/IL-13 antagonist DNA vaccination successfully suppresses Th2 type chronic dermatitis
    T Morioka
    Department of Dermatology, Mie University, Tsu, Japan
    Br J Dermatol 160:1172-9. 2009
    ..We have recently developed a highly efficient mouse dominant negative interleukin (IL)-4/IL-13 antagonist (IL-4DM), which blocks both IL-4 and IL-13 signal transductions...
  8. ncbi Immunohistochemical expression of bone morphogenetic protein-2 in pilomatricoma
    I Kurokawa
    Department of Dermatology, Hyogo Prefectural Tsukaguchi Hospital, 6 8 17 Minamitsukaguchi cho, Amagasaki, Hyogo 661 0012, Japan
    Br J Dermatol 143:754-8. 2000
    ..The mechanism of occurrence of calcification and ossification in pilomatricoma remains unclear...
  9. ncbi Keratinizing squamous epithelium associated with Syringocystadenoma papilliferum differentiates towards infrainfundibulum: case report with immunohistochemical study of cytokeratins
    I Kurokawa
    Department of Dermatology, Mie University Graduate School of Medicine, Edobashi, Tsu, Mie, Japan
    J Int Med Res 33:590-3. 2005
    ..Within the keratinizing squamous epithelium, CK1, 10, 14 and 17 were present, whereas the other CKs were absent. Based on CK expression, keratinizing squamous epithelium in SCAP seems to differentiate towards the infrainfundibulum...
  10. ncbi The change in zoster-associated pain treated with oral valaciclovir in immunocompetent patients with acute herpes zoster
    I Kurokawa
    Department of Dermatology, Mie University Graduate School of Medicine, Tsu, Mie, Japan
    Int J Clin Pract 61:1223-9. 2007
    ..Timing of the administration of VCV before or after the onset of rash did not influence the incidence of PHN. No serious adverse reactions were observed during the administration of VCV...
  11. ncbi Trichilemmoma: an immunohistochemical study of cytokeratins
    I Kurokawa
    Department of Dermatology, Hyogo Prefectural Tsukaguchi Hospital, 6 8 17, Minamitsukaguchi cho, Amagasaki, Hyogo 661 0012, Japan
    Br J Dermatol 149:99-104. 2003
    ..The histogenesis of trichilemmoma remains unclear...
  12. ncbi Cytokeratin expression in subungual squamous cell carcinoma
    I Kurokawa
    Department of Dermatology, Mie University Graduate School of Medicine, Mie, Japan
    J Int Med Res 34:441-3. 2006
    ..The tumour nests contained cytokeratin 14, 16 and 17, which were also expressed in the nail bed. Therefore, cytokeratin expression in subungual squamous cell carcinoma may reflect its indolent clinical prognosis...
  13. ncbi Clinical and bacteriologic evaluation of OPC-7251 in patients with acne: a double-blind group comparison study versus cream base
    I Kurokawa
    Department of Dermatology, Kansai Medical University, Osaka, Japan
    J Am Acad Dermatol 25:674-81. 1991
    ..The minimal inhibitory concentration of OPC-7251 against P. acnes and S. epidermidis was 0.10 to 0.20 and 0.024 to 0.10 micrograms/ml, respectively, which indicates that the drug has a potent antibacterial effect...
  14. ncbi Topical suplatast tosilate (IPD) ameliorates Th2 cytokine-mediated dermatitis in caspase-1 transgenic mice by downregulating interleukin-4 and interleukin-5
    T Murakami
    Department of Dermatology, Mie University, Graduate School of Medicine, Tsu, Mie 514 8507, Japan
    Br J Dermatol 155:27-32. 2006
    ..AD is associated with Th2 cytokines including interleukin (IL)-4, IL-5, IL-13 and IL-10. Systemic administration of suplatast tosilate (IPD) is currently used to treat Th2 cytokine-mediated AD...
  15. ncbi Effect of nadifloxacin on neutrophil functions
    H Akamatsu
    Department of Dermatology, Kansai Medical University, Osaka, Japan
    J Int Med Res 23:19-26. 1995
    ..These results indicate that the clinical effectiveness of nadifloxacin may be partly due to its inhibitory action on the generation of O2- and OH. by neutrophils leading to a reduction in oxidative tissue injury...
  16. doi Clinical and histopathological features in Henoch-Sch├Ânlein purpura
    Emiko Takagi
    Department of Dermatology, Mie University Graduate School of Medicine, and Division of Surgery, Mie University Hospital, Iwasaki Hospital
    Int J Dermatol 47:48-9. 2008
  17. ncbi Keratin and filaggrin expression in keratoacanthoma
    Yoshiyuki Ito
    Department of Dermatology, Mie University Graduate School of Medicine, Tsu, Japan
    J Eur Acad Dermatol Venereol 22:353-5. 2008
    ..These results suggest that KA differentiates towards the outer root sheath beneath the opening of the sebaceous duct...
  18. pmc Vitamins A and D are potent inhibitors of cutaneous lymphocyte-associated antigen expression
    Kei Ichi Yamanaka
    Harvard Skin Disease Research Center, Department of Dermatology, Brigham and Women s Hospital, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    J Allergy Clin Immunol 121:148-157.e3. 2008
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  19. ncbi Cytokeratin expression in squamous cell carcinoma arising from hidradenitis suppurativa (acne inversa)
    Ichiro Kurokawa
    Department of Dermatology, Mie University Graduate School of Medicine, Mie, Japan
    J Cutan Pathol 34:675-8. 2007
    ..These changes of CK expression are related to malignant transformation from the sinus tract (type A epithelium) in HS to SCC...
  20. ncbi Antimicrobial resistance of Staphylococcus aureus isolated from impetigo patients between 1994 and 2000
    Setsuko Nishijim
    Department of Dermatology and Bacterial Medicine Laboratories, Kansa Medical University, Kori Hospital, Neyagawa, Osaka, Japan
    Int J Dermatol 42:23-5. 2003
    ..The incidence of strains of Staphylococcus aureus resistant to the antimicrobial agents used in treating impetigo has been increasing...
  21. ncbi Cytokeratin, filaggrin, and p63 expression in reepithelialization during human cutaneous wound healing
    Ichiro Kurokawa
    Department of Dermatology, Mie University Graduate School of Medicine, Tsu, Japan
    Wound Repair Regen 14:38-45. 2006
    ..The presence of CK14 and 17 in the remaining epidermal appendages in the pathological wound may be important in epidermal replacement...
  22. ncbi Keratin profiles may differ between intraepidermal and intradermal invasive eccrine porocarcinoma
    Ichiro Kurokawa
    Department of Dermatology, Mie University Graduate School of Medicine, Mie 514 8507, Japan
    Oncol Rep 16:473-7. 2006
    ..IDEPC, however, expresses poorly differentiated keratin. These results suggest that the keratin profiles of EPC are correlated with the invasive degree and reflect the clinical prognosis of EPC...
  23. ncbi Pinkus tumor may originate from intraepidermal eccrine ducts and proliferate in the dermis
    Ichiro Kurokawa
    Department of Dermatology, Mie University Graduate School of Medicine, 2 174 Edobachi, Tsu, Mie 514 8507, Japan
    Oncol Rep 17:49-54. 2007
    ..In basaloid cells of anastomosing strands, CK 14 and 17 were detectable. These results suggested that duct-like structure originates from the intraepidermal duct and proliferates to spread in the dermis...