M Watanabe

Summary

Affiliation: Tottori University
Country: Japan

Publications

  1. doi request reprint Correlation between Asian Dust Storms Worsening Asthma in Western Japan
    Masanari Watanabe
    Department of Respirology and Rheumatology Fukuoka, Japan Electronic address
    Allergol Int 60:267-275. 2011
  2. pmc Effects of Short-Term Exposure to Particulate Air Pollutants on the Inflammatory Response and Respiratory Symptoms: A Panel Study in Schoolchildren from Rural Areas of Japan
    Masanari Watanabe
    Department of Respiratory Medicine and Rheumatology, Faculty of Medicine, Tottori University, 36 1 Nishi cho, Yonago 683 8504, Japan
    Int J Environ Res Public Health 13:. 2016
  3. doi request reprint A panel study of airborne particulate matter composition versus concentration: Potential for inflammatory response and impaired pulmonary function in children
    Masanari Watanabe
    Department of Respiratory Medicine, Tottori University Hospital, Yonago, Japan Electronic address
    Allergol Int 66:52-58. 2017
  4. pmc Association between Outdoor Fungal Concentrations during Winter and Pulmonary Function in Children with and without Asthma
    Masanari Watanabe
    Department of Respiratory Medicine and Rheumatology, Faculty of Medicine, Tottori University, 36 1 Nishi cho, Yonago 683 8504, Japan
    Int J Environ Res Public Health 13:. 2016
  5. doi request reprint Effect of Asian dust on pulmonary function in adult asthma patients in western Japan: A panel study
    Masanari Watanabe
    Department of Respiratory Medicine and Rheumatology, Tottori University Faculty of Medicine, Tottori, Japan Electronic address
    Allergol Int 65:147-52. 2016
  6. doi request reprint Association between pulmonary function and daily levels of sand dust particles assessed by light detection and ranging in schoolchildren in western Japan: A panel study
    Masanari Watanabe
    Department of Respiratory Medicine and Rheumatology, Tottori University Faculty of Medicine, Tottori, Japan Electronic address
    Allergol Int 65:56-61. 2016
  7. pmc Variation in the Effect of Particulate Matter on Pulmonary Function in Schoolchildren in Western Japan and Its Relation with Interleukin-8
    Masanari Watanabe
    Department of Respiratory Medicine and Rheumatology, Faculty of Medicine, Tottori University, 36 1 Nishi cho, Yonago 683 8504, Japan
    Int J Environ Res Public Health 12:14229-43. 2015
  8. pmc Association of Sand Dust Particles with Pulmonary Function and Respiratory Symptoms in Adult Patients with Asthma in Western Japan Using Light Detection and Ranging: A Panel Study
    Masanari Watanabe
    Department of Respiratory Medicine and Rheumatology, Tottori University Faculty of Medicine, 36 1 Nishi cho, Yonago 683 8504, Japan
    Int J Environ Res Public Health 12:13038-52. 2015
  9. pmc Difference in Pro-Inflammatory Cytokine Responses Induced in THP1 Cells by Particulate Matter Collected on Days with and without ASIAN Dust Storms
    Masanari Watanabe
    Department of Respiratory Medicine and Rheumatology, Tottori University Faculty of Medicine, 36 1 Nishi cho, Yonago 683 8504, Japan
    Int J Environ Res Public Health 12:7725-37. 2015
  10. doi request reprint Pollen augments the influence of desert dust on symptoms of adult asthma patients
    Masanari Watanabe
    Department of Respirology and Rheumatology, Faculty of Medicine, Tottori University, Tottori, Japan
    Allergol Int 60:517-24. 2011

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Publications20

  1. doi request reprint Correlation between Asian Dust Storms Worsening Asthma in Western Japan
    Masanari Watanabe
    Department of Respirology and Rheumatology Fukuoka, Japan Electronic address
    Allergol Int 60:267-275. 2011
    ..Our objective was to study the ADS association with asthma symptoms in adult patients in Japan...
  2. pmc Effects of Short-Term Exposure to Particulate Air Pollutants on the Inflammatory Response and Respiratory Symptoms: A Panel Study in Schoolchildren from Rural Areas of Japan
    Masanari Watanabe
    Department of Respiratory Medicine and Rheumatology, Faculty of Medicine, Tottori University, 36 1 Nishi cho, Yonago 683 8504, Japan
    Int J Environ Res Public Health 13:. 2016
    ..These results suggested that the effects of particulate air pollutants on respiratory symptoms in schoolchildren might depend more on the pro-inflammatory response to them than on their mass concentration...
  3. doi request reprint A panel study of airborne particulate matter composition versus concentration: Potential for inflammatory response and impaired pulmonary function in children
    Masanari Watanabe
    Department of Respiratory Medicine, Tottori University Hospital, Yonago, Japan Electronic address
    Allergol Int 66:52-58. 2017
    ..The objective of this study was to investigate the effect of airborne PM on pulmonary function in schoolchildren and its potential for an inflammatory response...
  4. pmc Association between Outdoor Fungal Concentrations during Winter and Pulmonary Function in Children with and without Asthma
    Masanari Watanabe
    Department of Respiratory Medicine and Rheumatology, Faculty of Medicine, Tottori University, 36 1 Nishi cho, Yonago 683 8504, Japan
    Int J Environ Res Public Health 13:. 2016
    ..4, p = 0.04), but not with SPM (r = ‒0.3, p = 0.10) levels. Outdoor fungi may be associated with pulmonary dysfunction in children. Furthermore, children with asthma may show greater pulmonary dysfunction than those without asthma. ..
  5. doi request reprint Effect of Asian dust on pulmonary function in adult asthma patients in western Japan: A panel study
    Masanari Watanabe
    Department of Respiratory Medicine and Rheumatology, Tottori University Faculty of Medicine, Tottori, Japan Electronic address
    Allergol Int 65:147-52. 2016
    ..The objective of this study was to investigate the relationship between pulmonary function in adult asthma patients and AD using LIDAR data...
  6. doi request reprint Association between pulmonary function and daily levels of sand dust particles assessed by light detection and ranging in schoolchildren in western Japan: A panel study
    Masanari Watanabe
    Department of Respiratory Medicine and Rheumatology, Tottori University Faculty of Medicine, Tottori, Japan Electronic address
    Allergol Int 65:56-61. 2016
    ..The objective of this study was to investigate the association between the daily levels of sand dust particles and pulmonary function in schoolchildren in western Japan...
  7. pmc Variation in the Effect of Particulate Matter on Pulmonary Function in Schoolchildren in Western Japan and Its Relation with Interleukin-8
    Masanari Watanabe
    Department of Respiratory Medicine and Rheumatology, Faculty of Medicine, Tottori University, 36 1 Nishi cho, Yonago 683 8504, Japan
    Int J Environ Res Public Health 12:14229-43. 2015
    ..There was a significant association between pulmonary function in schoolchildren and daily levels of SPM and PM2.5, but this association may differ depending on the PM's ability to elicit interleukin-8 production...
  8. pmc Association of Sand Dust Particles with Pulmonary Function and Respiratory Symptoms in Adult Patients with Asthma in Western Japan Using Light Detection and Ranging: A Panel Study
    Masanari Watanabe
    Department of Respiratory Medicine and Rheumatology, Tottori University Faculty of Medicine, 36 1 Nishi cho, Yonago 683 8504, Japan
    Int J Environ Res Public Health 12:13038-52. 2015
    ..01 L/min; 95% CI, -0.62, 0.11). The present study found that sand dust particles were significantly associated with worsened lower respiratory tract symptoms in adult patients with asthma, but not with pulmonary function. ..
  9. pmc Difference in Pro-Inflammatory Cytokine Responses Induced in THP1 Cells by Particulate Matter Collected on Days with and without ASIAN Dust Storms
    Masanari Watanabe
    Department of Respiratory Medicine and Rheumatology, Tottori University Faculty of Medicine, 36 1 Nishi cho, Yonago 683 8504, Japan
    Int J Environ Res Public Health 12:7725-37. 2015
    ..Additionally, the levels of pro-inflammatory cytokines induced by ADS particles were not always higher than those induced by non-ADS particles. ..
  10. doi request reprint Pollen augments the influence of desert dust on symptoms of adult asthma patients
    Masanari Watanabe
    Department of Respirology and Rheumatology, Faculty of Medicine, Tottori University, Tottori, Japan
    Allergol Int 60:517-24. 2011
    ..East Asian desert dust storms that occur during mainly spring are called Asian dust storms (ADS). Our objective was to study the association of pollen and ADS with symptoms of adult asthma patients in Japan...
  11. doi request reprint Lower-lobe shrinkage relative to total lung volume in collagen vascular diseases
    M Watanabe
    Department of Respirology and Rheumatology, Faculty of Medicine, Tottori University, 36 1 Nishimachi, Yonago, 683 8504, Japan
    Radiol Med 116:211-8. 2011
    ..In this study, chest computed tomography (CT) findings were compared between patients with CVD-IP and IIP...
  12. ncbi request reprint [Lung cancer metastasis to the gingiva]
    M Watanabe
    Third Department of Internal Medicine, Tottori University School of Medicine, 36-1 Nishi-machi Yonago, Tottori, 683-8504, Japan
    Nihon Kokyuki Gakkai Zasshi 39:50-4. 2001
    ..The prognosis in all was very poor, and the QOL was compromised. However, several cases have improved with therapy to the gingiva. We believe that initial therapy should be directed at metastatic gingival tumors of the lung...
  13. ncbi request reprint p53 polymorphism in human papillomavirus-associated esophageal cancer
    H Kawaguchi
    Department of Surgery II, Faculty of Medicine, Kyushu University, Fukuoka, Japan
    Cancer Res 60:2753-5. 2000
    ..The particular type of p53 polymorphism may indicate a potential candidate for HPV-associated SCC...
  14. ncbi request reprint CYFRA 21-1 determination in patients with esophageal squamous cell carcinoma: clinical utility for detection of recurrences
    H Kawaguchi
    Department of Surgery II, Faculty of Medicine, Kyushu University, Fukuoka 812 8582, Japan
    Cancer 89:1413-7. 2000
    ..While there are reports that CYFRA 21-1 is a useful tumor marker, to our knowledge the clinical utility of this marker to detect recurrences for squamous cell carcinoma of the esophagus has not been addressed...
  15. ncbi request reprint Measuring subepithelial thickness using endobronchial ultrasonography in a patient with asthma: a case report
    A Yamasaki
    Third Department of Internal Medicine, Faculty of Medicine, Tottori University, 36 1 Nishi machi, Yonago shi, Tottori ken 683 8504, Japan
    Lung 181:115-20. 2003
    ..Two weeks of montelukast therapy diminished the amount of subepithelial edema. Endobronchial ultrasonography is a promising technique for determining subepithelial edema in the asthmatic airway...
  16. ncbi request reprint [A case of stage IV advanced lung adenocarcinoma treated effectively using paclitaxel with the fibrosing radiographically on the chest CT]
    T Sako
    Third Dept. of Internal Medicine, Faculty of Medicine, Tottori University
    Gan To Kagaku Ryoho 28:989-92. 2001
    ..After the change of therapy, the reduction in the tumor has continued and the tumor progression is under control without a decline in the patient's QOL from the start of the chemotherapy over 6 months to the present...
  17. ncbi request reprint Massive pleural effusion and bronchopleural fistula in Wegener's granulomatosis
    S Koyama
    Department of Respiratory Medicine, Tohoku University Graduate School of Medicine, Sendai, Japan
    Sarcoidosis Vasc Diffuse Lung Dis 27:76-9. 2010
    ..Moreover, immunosuppressive treatment was sufficient to resolve the massive pleural effusion and fistula formation without infection (120 words)...
  18. pmc Prognostic factors in patients with submucosal carcinoma of the oesophagus
    M Watanabe
    The Department of Surgery II, Faculty of Medicine, Kyushu University, Maidashi, Higashi ku, Fukuoka, 812, Japan
    Br J Cancer 83:609-13. 2000
    ..Based on our findings, vessel invasion, intramural metastasis and lymph node metastasis are thus considered to be significant prognostic factors in patients with submucosal carcinoma of the oesophagus...
  19. ncbi request reprint Neoadjuvant chemotherapy using low-dose consecutive intraarterial infusions of cisplatin combined with 5-fluorouracil for locally advanced cervical adenocarcinoma
    Y Aoki
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Faculty of Medicine, Niigata University, 1 757 Asahimachi dori, Niigata, 951 8510, Japan
    Gynecol Oncol 81:496-9. 2001
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  20. ncbi request reprint An obstructed venous aneurysm presenting as an abdominal mass: report of a case
    Y Kishi
    Department of Hepato-Biliary-Pancreatic Surgery, Faculty of Medicine, University of Tokyo, Japan
    Surg Today 31:336-9. 2001
    ..This report serves to demonstrate that a venous aneurysm should be considered in the differential diagnosis of an asymptomatic abdominal mass...