Kentaro Takanami

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Affiliation: Tohoku University
Country: Japan

Publications

  1. doi request reprint Two cases of 18 F-FDG PET/CT findings in acinar cell carcinoma of the pancreas
    Kentaro Takanami
    Department of Radiology, Graduate School of Medicine, Tohoku University, Aoba ku, Sendai, Miyagi, Japan
    Clin Nucl Med 34:209-12. 2009
  2. doi request reprint Association between radiation dose to the heart and myocardial fatty acid metabolic impairment due to chemoradiation-therapy: Prospective study using I-123 BMIPP SPECT/CT
    Kentaro Takanami
    Department of Radiology, Tohoku University Graduate School of Medicine, Sendai, Japan Electronic address
    Radiother Oncol 119:77-83. 2016
  3. doi request reprint Characterization of lipid-rich adrenal tumors by FDG PET/CT: Are they hormone-secreting or not?
    Kentaro Takanami
    Department of Radiology, Tohoku University Graduate School of Medicine, Sendai, Japan
    Ann Nucl Med 28:145-53. 2014
  4. ncbi request reprint Intense FDG uptake in the ovary with painless torsion
    Kentaro Takanami
    Department of Diagnostic Radiology, Graduate School of Medicine, Tohoku University, Sendai, Japan
    Clin Nucl Med 32:805-6. 2007
  5. doi request reprint FDG PET for esophageal cancer complicated by sarcoidosis mimicking mediastinal and hilar lymph node metastases: two case reports
    Kentaro Takanami
    Department of Diagnostic Radiology, Graduate School of Medicine, Institute of Development, Aging and Cancer, Tohoku University, Sendai, Japan
    Clin Nucl Med 33:258-61. 2008
  6. doi request reprint Validation of the use of calibration factors between the iodine concentration and the computed tomography number measured outside the objects for estimation of iodine concentration inside the objects: phantom experiment
    Kentaro Takanami
    Department of Diagnostic Radiology, Tohoku University School of Medicine, 1 1 Seiryomachi, Aoba ku, Sendai 980 8574, Japan
    Radiat Med 26:237-43. 2008
  7. doi request reprint F-18 FDG PET/CT findings in two patients with hepatic angiomyolipoma with and without intratumoral hemorrhage
    Kentaro Takanami
    Department of Radiology, Graduate School of Medicine, Tohoku University Graduate School of Medicine, Sendai, Japan
    Clin Nucl Med 35:18-21. 2010
  8. doi request reprint Intraductal papillary mucininous neoplasm of the bile ducts: multimodality assessment with pathologic correlation
    Kentaro Takanami
    Department of Diagnostic Radiology, Tohoku University Graduate School of Medicine, Seiryomachi, Aoba ku, Sendai, Japan
    Abdom Imaging 36:447-56. 2011
  9. doi request reprint Additional value of FDG PET/CT to contrast-enhanced CT in the differentiation between benign and malignant intraductal papillary mucinous neoplasms of the pancreas with mural nodules
    Kentaro Takanami
    Department of Radiology, Tohoku University Graduate School of Medicine, Seiryomachi, Aoba ku, Sendai, Miyagi, Japan
    Ann Nucl Med 25:501-10. 2011
  10. pmc Evaluation of radiation-induced myocardial damage using iodine-123 β-methyl-iodophenyl pentadecanoic acid scintigraphy
    Rei Umezawa
    Department of Radiation Oncology, Tohoku University School of Medicine, Seiryou machi 1 1, Aobaku, Sendai 980 8574, Japan
    J Radiat Res 54:880-9. 2013

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  1. doi request reprint Two cases of 18 F-FDG PET/CT findings in acinar cell carcinoma of the pancreas
    Kentaro Takanami
    Department of Radiology, Graduate School of Medicine, Tohoku University, Aoba ku, Sendai, Miyagi, Japan
    Clin Nucl Med 34:209-12. 2009
    ..In another case, the tumor consisted of cystic and papillary components presenting with weak FDG uptake. This report thus documents 2 cases of acinar cell carcinoma that showed contrasting histopathologic and F-18 FDG PET/CT findings...
  2. doi request reprint Association between radiation dose to the heart and myocardial fatty acid metabolic impairment due to chemoradiation-therapy: Prospective study using I-123 BMIPP SPECT/CT
    Kentaro Takanami
    Department of Radiology, Tohoku University Graduate School of Medicine, Sendai, Japan Electronic address
    Radiother Oncol 119:77-83. 2016
    ..To investigate long term changes in myocardial fatty acid metabolic impairment caused by chemoradiation-therapy (CRT)...
  3. doi request reprint Characterization of lipid-rich adrenal tumors by FDG PET/CT: Are they hormone-secreting or not?
    Kentaro Takanami
    Department of Radiology, Tohoku University Graduate School of Medicine, Sendai, Japan
    Ann Nucl Med 28:145-53. 2014
    ..The purpose of this study was to evaluate the diagnostic ability of FDG PET/CT to predict the hormone-secretion status of lipid-rich adrenal tumors...
  4. ncbi request reprint Intense FDG uptake in the ovary with painless torsion
    Kentaro Takanami
    Department of Diagnostic Radiology, Graduate School of Medicine, Tohoku University, Sendai, Japan
    Clin Nucl Med 32:805-6. 2007
    ..An ovarian hemorrhage due to painless torsion should be considered in the differential diagnosis of intrapelvic masses demonstrating high FDG uptake, even in asymptomatic patients...
  5. doi request reprint FDG PET for esophageal cancer complicated by sarcoidosis mimicking mediastinal and hilar lymph node metastases: two case reports
    Kentaro Takanami
    Department of Diagnostic Radiology, Graduate School of Medicine, Institute of Development, Aging and Cancer, Tohoku University, Sendai, Japan
    Clin Nucl Med 33:258-61. 2008
    ..Therefore, sarcoidosis should be considered when FDG PET shows intense FDG uptake in nonregional swollen lymph nodes, although the incidence of esophageal cancer complicated by sarcoidosis is rare...
  6. doi request reprint Validation of the use of calibration factors between the iodine concentration and the computed tomography number measured outside the objects for estimation of iodine concentration inside the objects: phantom experiment
    Kentaro Takanami
    Department of Diagnostic Radiology, Tohoku University School of Medicine, 1 1 Seiryomachi, Aoba ku, Sendai 980 8574, Japan
    Radiat Med 26:237-43. 2008
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  7. doi request reprint F-18 FDG PET/CT findings in two patients with hepatic angiomyolipoma with and without intratumoral hemorrhage
    Kentaro Takanami
    Department of Radiology, Graduate School of Medicine, Tohoku University Graduate School of Medicine, Sendai, Japan
    Clin Nucl Med 35:18-21. 2010
    ..This report demonstrates that benign hepatic AMLs may demonstrate increased FDG uptake if there is hemorrhage and a related inflammatory response...
  8. doi request reprint Intraductal papillary mucininous neoplasm of the bile ducts: multimodality assessment with pathologic correlation
    Kentaro Takanami
    Department of Diagnostic Radiology, Tohoku University Graduate School of Medicine, Seiryomachi, Aoba ku, Sendai, Japan
    Abdom Imaging 36:447-56. 2011
    ..Therefore, multimodality assessment is needed to ensure the correct diagnosis of IPMN-B. We herein review the imaging findings of IPMN-B with pathologic correlation...
  9. doi request reprint Additional value of FDG PET/CT to contrast-enhanced CT in the differentiation between benign and malignant intraductal papillary mucinous neoplasms of the pancreas with mural nodules
    Kentaro Takanami
    Department of Radiology, Tohoku University Graduate School of Medicine, Seiryomachi, Aoba ku, Sendai, Miyagi, Japan
    Ann Nucl Med 25:501-10. 2011
    ..This study aimed at determining the additional value of FDG PET/CT to contrast-enhanced CT in the differentiation between benign and malignant intraductal papillary mucinous neoplasms (IPMNs) of the pancreas with mural nodules...
  10. pmc Evaluation of radiation-induced myocardial damage using iodine-123 β-methyl-iodophenyl pentadecanoic acid scintigraphy
    Rei Umezawa
    Department of Radiation Oncology, Tohoku University School of Medicine, Seiryou machi 1 1, Aobaku, Sendai 980 8574, Japan
    J Radiat Res 54:880-9. 2013
    ..9-34.6), respectively. Reduced myocardial I-123 BMIPP uptake in RT fields, suggesting RT-induced myocardial damage, was frequently observed. I-123 BMIPP myocardial scintigraphy may be useful for identifying RT-induced myocardial damage. ..
  11. ncbi request reprint High-density materials do not always induce artifacts on PET/CT: what is responsible for the difference?
    Tomohiro Kaneta
    Department of Diagnostic Radiology, Graduate School of Medicine, Tohoku University, Sendai, Japan
    Nucl Med Commun 28:495-9. 2007
    ..We hypothesized that the motion of materials may be crucial for such artifacts. Here, we present representative cases, and validate our hypothesis based on the results of phantom studies...
  12. doi request reprint Q fever with lymphadenopathy on F-18 FDG PET
    Kentaro Takanami
    Department of Radiology, Graduate School of Medicine, Tohoku University, Sendai, Japan
    Clin Nucl Med 33:436-7. 2008
  13. ncbi request reprint Evaluation of the relationship between physiological FDG uptake in the heart and age, blood glucose level, fasting period, and hospitalization
    Tomohiro Kaneta
    Department of Radiology, Graduate School of Medicine, Tohoku University, Sendai, Japan
    Ann Nucl Med 20:203-8. 2006
    ..In this study, we investigated the relationships between myocardial uptake and age, blood glucose level, fasting period, and hospitalization status (inpatient vs. outpatient)...
  14. ncbi request reprint Pitfalls of voxel-based amyloid PET analyses for diagnosis of Alzheimer's disease: artifacts due to non-specific uptake in the white matter and the skull
    Akira Arai
    Department of Diagnostic Radiology, Tohoku University School of Medicine
    Tohoku J Exp Med 234:175-81. 2014
    ..Thus, diagnoses based on 3D-SSP data require checking white matter uptake, and "scalping" is recommended before eZIS analysis. ..
  15. doi request reprint Positive correlations between tumor uptake on FDG PET and energy expenditure of patients with esophageal cancer
    Atsushi Mitamura
    Division of Advanced Surgical Science and Technology, Tohoku University, Aoba ku, Sendai, Japan
    Ann Nucl Med 25:241-6. 2011
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  16. ncbi request reprint Evaluation of portosystemic shunt caused by patent ductus venosus through sequential whole-body scanning using per-sigmoid colon 123I-IMP scintigraphy
    Tomohiro Kaneta
    Department of Diagnostic Radiology, Graduate School of Medicine, Tohoku University, 1 1 Seiryomachi, Aoba ku, Sendai 980 8574, Japan
    Ann Nucl Med 21:597-601. 2007
    ..Here, we performed sequential whole-body scanning by per-sigmoid colon 123I-IMP scintigraphy, and evaluated the changes in radioactivity in the liver, lungs, and brain over time...
  17. doi request reprint Analysis of early phase [11C]BF-227 PET, and its application for anatomical standardization of late-phase images for 3D-SSP analysis
    Tomohiro Kaneta
    Department of Diagnostic Radiology, Tohoku University, 1 1 Seiryomachi, Aobaku, Sendai, 980 8574, Japan
    Jpn J Radiol 32:138-44. 2014
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  18. pmc Assessment of myocardial metabolic disorder associated with mediastinal radiotherapy for esophageal cancer -a pilot study
    Rei Umezawa
    Department of Radiation Oncology, Tohoku University Graduate School of Medicine, Sendai, Japan
    Radiat Oncol 10:96. 2015
    ..To evaluate the dose-effect relations for myocardial metabolic disorders after mediastinal radiotherapy (RT) by performing iodine-123 β-methyl-iodophenyl pentadecanoic acid (I-123 BMIPP) scintigraphy...
  19. doi request reprint Imaging of hypoxic lesions in patients with gliomas by using positron emission tomography with 1-(2-[18F] fluoro-1-[hydroxymethyl]ethoxy)methyl-2-nitroimidazole, a new 18F-labeled 2-nitroimidazole analog
    Ichiyo Shibahara
    Department of Neurosurgery, Tohoku University Graduate School of Medicine, Sendai, Japan
    J Neurosurg 113:358-68. 2010
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  20. doi request reprint Pancreatic solitary fibrous tumor causing ectopic adrenocorticotropic hormone syndrome
    Keigo Murakami
    Department of Pathology, Tohoku University Graduate School of Medicine, Sendai, 980 8574, Japan Electronic address
    Mol Cell Endocrinol 436:268-73. 2016
    ..Proopiomelanocortin production through the demethylation of the promoter region Domain IV was detected. Pancreatic solitary fibrous tumors represent a new cause of ectopic adrenocorticotropic hormone syndrome. ..
  21. doi request reprint Case report: adrenal oncocytoma associated with markedly increased FDG uptake and immunohistochemically positive for GLUT1
    Naomi Sato
    Department of Pathology, Tohoku University Graduate School of Medicine, Sendai, Japan
    Endocr Pathol 25:410-5. 2014
    ..Diagnosis of adrenocortical oncocytoma can pose difficulties during both preoperative radiological and postoperative histopathological investigations...
  22. doi request reprint Three-dimensional lymphoscintigraphy using SPECT/CT and 123I-BMIPP for the preoperative detection of anatomical anomalies of the thoracic duct
    Kentaro Takanami
    Department of Radiology, Graduate School of Medicine, Institute of Development, Aging and Cancer, Tohoku University, Sendai, Japan
    Clin Nucl Med 37:1047-51. 2012
    ..The objective of this study was to evaluate the clinical feasibility of 3-dimensional (3D) TD scintigraphy using SPECT/CT and BMIPP for the detection of anatomical anomalies of TD...
  23. ncbi request reprint Localization of Lymphatic Leakage Site in Chylothorax by Thoracic Duct Scintigraphy by Orally Administered 123I BMIPP Using SPECT/CT
    Kentaro Takanami
    From the Departments of Radiology and Advanced Surgery, Tohoku University Graduate School of Medicine, Sendai, Japan
    Clin Nucl Med 37:403-5. 2012
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