Kosho Yamanouchi

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Country: Japan

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  1. ncbi request reprint Management of fungal colonization and infection after living donor liver transplantation
    Kosho Yamanouchi
    Department of Surgery, Nagasaki University Graduate School of Biomedical Sciences, Nagasaki 852 8501, Japan
    Hepatogastroenterology 57:852-7. 2010
  2. ncbi request reprint Evaluation of the operative methods for Graves' disease
    K Yamanouchi
    Department of Surgery, Nagasaki University Graduate School of Biomedical Sciences, Nagasaki, Japan
    Minerva Chir 70:77-81. 2015
  3. doi request reprint Predictive factors for intraoperative excessive bleeding in Graves' disease
    Kosho Yamanouchi
    Department of Surgery, Nagasaki University Graduate School of Biomedical Sciences, Nagasaki, Japan Electronic address
    Asian J Surg 38:1-5. 2015
  4. doi request reprint Changes in quality of life after hepatectomy and living donor liver transplantation
    Kosho Yamanouchi
    Department of Surgery, Nagasaki University Graduate School of Biomedical Sciences, Nagasaki, Japan
    Hepatogastroenterology 59:1569-72. 2012
  5. doi request reprint Management of cytomegalovirus infection after living donor liver transplantation
    Kosho Yamanouchi
    Department of Surgery, Nagasaki University Graduate School of Biomedical Sciences, Nagasaki, Japan
    Hepatogastroenterology 59:231-4. 2012
  6. ncbi request reprint Glycine reduces hepatic warm ischaemia-reperfusion injury by suppressing inflammatory reactions in rats
    Kosho Yamanouchi
    Department of Liver Transplantation and Digestive Surgery, Nagasaki University Graduate School of Biomedical Sciences, Nagasaki, Japan
    Liver Int 27:1249-54. 2007
  7. doi request reprint Hemophagocytic syndrome after liver transplantation: report of two cases
    Akihiko Soyama
    Department of Surgery, Nagasaki University Graduate School of Biomedical Sciences, 1 7 1 Sakamoto, Nagasaki, 852 8501, Japan
    Surg Today 41:1524-30. 2011
  8. doi request reprint The impact of the intra-abdominal space on liver regeneration after a partial hepatectomy in rats
    Kensuke Miyazaki
    Department of Surgery, Nagasaki University Graduate School of Biomedical Sciences, Nagasaki, Japan
    J Surg Res 171:259-65. 2011
  9. doi request reprint Efficacy of Multilayered Hepatocyte Sheet Transplantation for Radiation-Induced Liver Damage and Partial Hepatectomy in a Rat Model
    Zhassulan Baimakhanov
    Department of Surgery, Nagasaki University Graduate School of Biomedical Sciences, Sakamoto, Nagasaki, Japan
    Cell Transplant 25:549-58. 2016
  10. doi request reprint Acute deterioration of idiopathic portal hypertension requiring living donor liver transplantation: a case report
    Takamitsu Inokuma
    Department of Surgery, Nagasaki University Graduate School of Biomedical Sciences, 1 7 1 Sakamoto, Nagasaki, 852 8501, Japan
    Dig Dis Sci 54:1597-601. 2009

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  1. ncbi request reprint Management of fungal colonization and infection after living donor liver transplantation
    Kosho Yamanouchi
    Department of Surgery, Nagasaki University Graduate School of Biomedical Sciences, Nagasaki 852 8501, Japan
    Hepatogastroenterology 57:852-7. 2010
    ..In particular, invasive fungal infection is often fatal if diagnosis and therapy are delayed. The aim of this study was to analyze the incidence of fungal colonization and infection after living donor liver transplantation (LDLT)...
  2. ncbi request reprint Evaluation of the operative methods for Graves' disease
    K Yamanouchi
    Department of Surgery, Nagasaki University Graduate School of Biomedical Sciences, Nagasaki, Japan
    Minerva Chir 70:77-81. 2015
    ..Nevertheless, some patients benefit from surgery. We sought to identify a reasonable operative method for GD by comparing the efficacy and safety among patients undergoing different extents of thyroidectomy...
  3. doi request reprint Predictive factors for intraoperative excessive bleeding in Graves' disease
    Kosho Yamanouchi
    Department of Surgery, Nagasaki University Graduate School of Biomedical Sciences, Nagasaki, Japan Electronic address
    Asian J Surg 38:1-5. 2015
    ..In Graves' disease, because a thyroid tends to have extreme vascularity, the amount of intraoperative blood loss (AIOBL) becomes significant in some cases. We sought to elucidate the predictive factors of the AIOBL...
  4. doi request reprint Changes in quality of life after hepatectomy and living donor liver transplantation
    Kosho Yamanouchi
    Department of Surgery, Nagasaki University Graduate School of Biomedical Sciences, Nagasaki, Japan
    Hepatogastroenterology 59:1569-72. 2012
    ..In this study, we compared the fluctuations of quality of life after hepatectomy and living donor liver transplantation...
  5. doi request reprint Management of cytomegalovirus infection after living donor liver transplantation
    Kosho Yamanouchi
    Department of Surgery, Nagasaki University Graduate School of Biomedical Sciences, Nagasaki, Japan
    Hepatogastroenterology 59:231-4. 2012
    ..Few studies on Cytomegalovirus (CMV) infection in adult-to-adult living donor liver transplantation (LDLT) have been reported. The aim of this study was to analyze the incidence, risk factors and management of CMV infection after LDLT...
  6. ncbi request reprint Glycine reduces hepatic warm ischaemia-reperfusion injury by suppressing inflammatory reactions in rats
    Kosho Yamanouchi
    Department of Liver Transplantation and Digestive Surgery, Nagasaki University Graduate School of Biomedical Sciences, Nagasaki, Japan
    Liver Int 27:1249-54. 2007
    ..In the present study, we examined the effects of glycine on inflammatory reactions and hepatocellular damage after hepatic warm ischaemia-reperfusion (I-R) in rats...
  7. doi request reprint Hemophagocytic syndrome after liver transplantation: report of two cases
    Akihiko Soyama
    Department of Surgery, Nagasaki University Graduate School of Biomedical Sciences, 1 7 1 Sakamoto, Nagasaki, 852 8501, Japan
    Surg Today 41:1524-30. 2011
    ..There is still no optimal treatment for HPS after liver transplantation...
  8. doi request reprint The impact of the intra-abdominal space on liver regeneration after a partial hepatectomy in rats
    Kensuke Miyazaki
    Department of Surgery, Nagasaki University Graduate School of Biomedical Sciences, Nagasaki, Japan
    J Surg Res 171:259-65. 2011
    ..The present study was experimentally designed to investigate the influence of the "occupied space" or the "loss of occupied space" on a regenerating liver...
  9. doi request reprint Efficacy of Multilayered Hepatocyte Sheet Transplantation for Radiation-Induced Liver Damage and Partial Hepatectomy in a Rat Model
    Zhassulan Baimakhanov
    Department of Surgery, Nagasaki University Graduate School of Biomedical Sciences, Sakamoto, Nagasaki, Japan
    Cell Transplant 25:549-58. 2016
    ..Transplanted multilayered hepatocyte sheets can survive with additional proliferative activity, thereby maintaining the liver function in vivo for at least 2 months, providing metabolic support for rats with RILD. ..
  10. doi request reprint Acute deterioration of idiopathic portal hypertension requiring living donor liver transplantation: a case report
    Takamitsu Inokuma
    Department of Surgery, Nagasaki University Graduate School of Biomedical Sciences, 1 7 1 Sakamoto, Nagasaki, 852 8501, Japan
    Dig Dis Sci 54:1597-601. 2009
    ..There was no liver cirrhosis. The natural history of refractory IPH could be observed in this case. Patients with end-stage liver failure due to severe IPH can be treated by liver transplantation...
  11. doi request reprint A combination procedure with thrombolytic therapy and balloon dilatation for portal vein thrombus enables the successful performance of antiviral therapy after a living-donor liver transplantation: report of a case
    Koji Hamasaki
    Department of Surgery, Nagasaki University Graduate School of Biomedical Sciences, 1 7 1 Sakamoto, Nagasaki 852 8501, Japan
    Surg Today 40:986-9. 2010
    ..These procedures allowed the patient to receive antiviral therapy to improve the pancytopenia, leading to a sustained virological response...
  12. doi request reprint Construction of liver tissue in vivo with preparative partial hepatic irradiation and growth stimulus: investigations of less invasive techniques and progenitor cells
    Kensuke Miyazaki
    Department of Surgery, Nagasaki University Graduate School of Biomedical Sciences, Nagasaki, Japan
    J Surg Res 185:889-95. 2013
    ..We have conducted experiments that focused on less invasive and clinically applicable techniques and progenitor cells...
  13. doi request reprint Curcumin improves the survival rate after a massive hepatectomy in rats
    Takamitsu Inokuma
    Department of Surgery, Nagasaki University Graduate School of Biomedical Sciences, Nagasaki, Japan
    Hepatogastroenterology 59:2243-7. 2012
    ..In this study, we examined whether curcumin could improve the survival rate of rats undergoing a 90% hepatectomy...
  14. doi request reprint Two-surgeon technique using saline-linked electric cautery and ultrasonic surgical aspirator in living donor hepatectomy: its safety and efficacy
    Mitsuhisa Takatsuki
    Department of Surgery, Nagasaki University Graduate School of Biomedical Sciences, Nagasaki, Japan
    Am J Surg 197:e25-7. 2009
    ..The aim of the current study was to evaluate the safety and efficacy of a 2-surgeon technique using SLC and the Cavitron Ultrasonic Surgical Aspirator (CUSA; Valleylab, Boulder, CO) in living donor hepatectomy...
  15. ncbi request reprint Liver repopulation by transplanted hepatocytes in a rat model of acute liver failure induced by carbon tetrachloride and a partial hepatectomy
    Satoshi Mochizuki
    Department of Surgery, Nagasaki University Graduate School of Biomedical Sciences, Nagasaki, Japan
    Ann Transplant 15:49-55. 2010
    ..This study explored whether liver repopulation could be achieved by hepatocyte transplantation in a chemically and surgically induced-liver failure model in the rat...
  16. pmc Regeneration of graft livers and limited contribution of extrahepatic cells after partial liver transplantation in humans
    Susumu Eguchi
    Department of Surgery, Nagasaki University Graduate School of Biomedical Sciences, Sakamoto, Nagasaki, Japan
    Dig Dis Sci 55:820-5. 2010
    ..Liver regeneration is still not fully understood. Partial liver transplantation (LT) can provide the opportunity to investigate the mechanisms of liver regeneration, including the contribution of extrahepatic cells to liver regeneration...
  17. ncbi request reprint The effect of denervation on liver regeneration in partially hepatectomized rats
    Takayuki Hamada
    Department of Transplantation and Digestive Surgery, Nagasaki University Graduate School of Biomedical Sciences, Nagasaki, Japan
    J Surg Res 142:170-4. 2007
    ..In fact, the pathophysiological influence of such hepatic denervation on liver regeneration has not yet been fully clarified. The aim of the present study is to elucidate the effect of total hepatic denervation on liver regeneration...
  18. doi request reprint Actual therapeutic efficacy of pre-transplant treatment on hepatocellular carcinoma and its impact on survival after salvage living donor liver transplantation
    Susumu Eguchi
    Department of Surgery, Nagasaki University Graduate School of Biomedical Sciences, 1 7 1 Sakamoto, Nagasaki 852 8501, Japan
    J Gastroenterol 44:624-9. 2009
    ..The exact efficacy of pre-liver transplant (LT) therapy for hepatocellular carcinoma (HCC) and the impact on survival after LT remain controversial in regard to salvage LT...
  19. pmc Ex vivo hepatic venography for hepatocellular carcinoma in livers explanted for liver transplantation
    Kensuke Miyazaki
    Department of Surgery, Nagasaki University Graduate School of Biomedical Sciences, Nagasaki, Japan
    World J Surg Oncol 9:111. 2011
    ..Therefore, we performed retrograde hepatic venography for HCC in livers that had been explanted for liver transplantation in order to explore the possible direct connection between the hepatic vein and HCC nodules...
  20. pmc A case of mucin producing liver metastases with intrabiliary extension
    Hirotaka Tokai
    Department of Transplantation and Digestive Surgery, Nagasaki University Graduate School of Biomedical Sciences, 1 7 1 Sakamoto, Nagasaki 852 8051, Japan
    World J Gastroenterol 12:4918-21. 2006
    ..Therefore, the tumor was diagnosed as a metastatic adenocarcinoma from colonic cancer. Liver metastases of colorectal adenocarcinoma sometimes invade the Glisson's triad and grow along the biliary ducts...
  21. doi request reprint The outcomes of methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus infection after living donor liver transplantation in a Japanese center
    Mitsuhisa Takatsuki
    Department of Surgery, Nagasaki University Graduate School of Biomedical Sciences, 1 7 1 Sakamoto, Nagasaki, 852 8501, Japan
    J Hepatobiliary Pancreat Sci 17:839-43. 2010
    ..The objective of this study is to present results from our review of methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus (MRSA) infection in living-donor liver transplant (LDLT) recipients...
  22. ncbi request reprint Selective suppression of initial cytokine response facilitates liver regeneration after extensive hepatectomy in rats
    Ryuji Tsutsumi
    Department of Transplantation and Digestive Surgery, Graduate School of Biomedical Science, Nagasaki University, Nagasaki, Japan
    Hepatogastroenterology 51:701-4. 2004
    ..We investigated the effect of the suppression of these cytokines on liver function and on liver regeneration after subtotal hepatectomy in rats...
  23. ncbi request reprint Two-staged living donor liver transplantation for fulminant hepatic failure
    Katsuhiko Yanaga
    Department of Surgery, Nagasaki University Graduate School of Medical Sciences, Nagasaki, Japan
    Hepatogastroenterology 57:146-8. 2010
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  24. ncbi request reprint Protective effects of a hibernation-inducer on hepatocyte injury induced by hypothermic preservation
    Hiroyuki Inuo
    Department of Surgery, Nagasaki University Graduate School of Biomedical Sciences, 1 7 1 Sakamoto, Nagasaki, 852 8501, Japan
    J Hepatobiliary Pancreat Surg 14:509-13. 2007
    ..The aim of the present study was to clarify whether D-Ala2-Leu5-enkephalin (DADLE), a hibernation inducer, has protective effects on hepatocytes with regard to hypothermic preservation injury...
  25. doi request reprint In vivo construction of liver tissue by implantation of a hepatic non-parenchymal/adipose-derived stem cell sheet
    Mio Fujii
    Department of Surgery, Nagasaki University Graduate School of Biomedical Sciences, Nagasaki, Nagasaki, Japan
    J Tissue Eng Regen Med . 2017
    ..These results suggest that NPCs can be a viable option in cell therapy for liver diseases. This technique using co-cultivated cell sheets may be useful in the field of regenerative medicine...
  26. ncbi request reprint Low-dose recombinant human hepatocyte growth factor enhances effect of hepatocyte transplantation in rats treated with retrorsine
    Takayuki Hamada
    Department of Surgery, Nagasaki University Graduate School of Biomedical Sciences, 1 7 1 Sakamoto, Nagasaki 852 8501, Japan
    Hepatogastroenterology 56:1466-70. 2009
    ..The aim of this study was to regenerate transplanted hepatocytes selectively in a recipient using retrorsine and recombinant human hepatocyte growth factor (rhHGF)...
  27. doi request reprint Technical refinements of bile duct division in living donor liver surgery
    Mitsuhisa Takatsuki
    Department of Surgery, Nagasaki University Graduate School of Biomedical Sciences, 1 7 1 Sakamoto, Nagasaki 852 8501, Japan
    J Hepatobiliary Pancreat Sci 18:170-5. 2011
    ..The purpose of this study is to show the appropriate approach to bile duct division in living donor hepatectomy...
  28. ncbi request reprint Changes in serum levels of hepatocyte growth factor in patients undergoing adult-to-adult living-donor liver transplantation
    Susumu Eguchi
    Department of Transplantation and Digestive Surgery, Nagasaki University Graduate School of Biomedical Sciences, 1 7 1 Sakamoto, Nagasaki 852 8501, Japan
    Transplantation 76:1769-70. 2003
    ..Despite vigorous liver regeneration in all groups, serum HGF levels did not change significantly after adult-to-adult LDLT with right lobe graft...
  29. ncbi request reprint Cell sheet technology for the regeneration of gastrointestinal tissue using a novel gastric perforation rat model
    Shiro Tanaka
    Department of Surgery, Nagasaki University Graduate School of Biomedical Sciences, 1 7 1 Sakamoto, Nagasaki, 852 8501, Japan
    Surg Today 47:114-121. 2017
    ..We established a new gastric perforation rat model and evaluated the efficacy of the myoblast cell sheet to prevent leakage...
  30. doi request reprint Vascularized subcutaneous human liver tissue from engineered hepatocyte/fibroblast sheets in mice
    Yusuke Sakai
    Department of Surgery, Nagasaki University Graduate School of Biomedical Sciences, 1 7 1 Sakamoto, Nagasaki 852 8501, Japan Electronic address
    Biomaterials 65:66-75. 2015
    ..The present study describes a new approach for vascularized human liver organogenesis under mouse skin. This approach could prove valuable for establishing novel cell therapies for liver diseases. ..
  31. ncbi request reprint Efficacy and limitation of bone marrow transplantation in the treatment of acute and subacute liver failure in rats
    Hirotaka Tokai
    Department of Surgery, Graduate School of Biochemical Sciences, Nagasaki University, Nagasaki, Japan
    Hepatol Res 39:1137-43. 2009
    ..Preparative HIR may be beneficial in help to convert the transplanted BMC into host hepatocytes, and provide a survival benefit. Although, However, the precise mechanism warrants further studies...
  32. doi request reprint Significance of serum β-D-glucan levels in recipients of living donor liver transplantation
    Kosho Yamanouchi
    Department of Surgery, Nagasaki University Graduate School of Biomedical Sciences, 1 7 1 Sakamoto, Nagasaki, 852 8501, Japan
    J Hepatobiliary Pancreat Sci 18:432-5. 2011
    ..We aimed to evaluate the significance of serum β-D-glucan levels in transplant recipients after living donor liver transplantation (LDLT)...
  33. ncbi request reprint Relationship between portal venous flow and liver regeneration in patients after living donor right-lobe liver transplantation
    Susumu Eguchi
    Department of Transplantation and Digestive Surgery, Nagasaki University Graduate School of Biomedical Sciences, Japan
    Liver Transpl 9:547-51. 2003
    ..84; P =.0091). In conclusion, the PV persistent hyperdynamic state in the LC group could directly trigger early liver regeneration in partial-liver allografts after LDLT...
  34. ncbi request reprint [D-Ala2, D-Leu5] enkephalin (DADLE) protects liver against ischemia-reperfusion injury in the rat
    Kousyou Yamanouchi
    Department of Transplantation and Digestive Surgery, Nagasaki University Graduate School of Biomedical Sciences, Nagasaki, Japan
    J Surg Res 114:72-7. 2003
    ..DADLE and HIT have been demonstrated to protect the heart, lung, and jejunum against ischemia-reperfusion (I-R) injury. In the present study, we examined the effect of DADLE on I-R injury of the liver in rats...
  35. ncbi request reprint Hilar bile duct cancer associated with preoperatively undetectable von Meyenburg complex--report of a case
    Susumu Eguchi
    Department of Transplantation and Digestive Surgery, Nagasaki University Graduate School of Biomedical Sciences, Nagasaki, Japan
    Hepatogastroenterology 51:1301-3. 2004
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  36. ncbi request reprint Aromatase inhibitors with or without luteinizing hormone-releasing hormone agonist for metastatic male breast cancer: report of four cases and review of the literature
    Sayaka Kuba
    Department of Surgery, Nagasaki University Graduate School of Biomedical Sciences, 1 7 1 Sakamoto machi, Nagasaki, 852 8501, Japan
    Breast Cancer 23:945-949. 2016
    ..AIs with or without an LH-RH agonist offer an effective treatment option for hormone receptor-positive metastatic male breast cancer...
  37. pmc Rapid fabricating technique for multi-layered human hepatic cell sheets by forceful contraction of the fibroblast monolayer
    Yusuke Sakai
    Department of Surgery, Nagasaki University Graduate School of Biomedical Sciences, Nagasaki, Japan
    PLoS ONE 8:e70970. 2013
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  38. ncbi request reprint Successful left adrenalectomy for metastatic hepatocellular carcinoma using hand-assisted laparoscopic surgery: report of a case
    Fumio Kitaoka
    Department of Transplantation and Digestive Surgery, Nagasaki University Graduate School of Biomedical Sciences, 1 7 1 Sakamoto, Nagasaki 852 8501, Japan
    Surg Today 35:172-4. 2005
    ..The combination of the two procedures successfully controlled HCC. To our knowledge, this is the first report describing an adrenalectomy by HALS for adrenal metastasis from an HCC...
  39. ncbi request reprint Mode of infiltrative growth of colorectal liver metastases is a useful predictor of recurrence after hepatic resection
    Junzo Yamaguchi
    Department of Surgery II, Nagasaki University School of Medicine, 1 7 1 Sakamoto, Nagasaki 852 8501, Japan
    World J Surg 26:1122-5. 2002
    ..From these observations, we concluded that pathological infiltrative growth of liver metastases is an informative predictor of disease-free survival and especially of recurrence in the remnant liver...
  40. ncbi request reprint Multicentric occurrence and spread of hepatocellular carcinoma in whole explanted end-stage liver
    Masaaki Hidaka
    Department of Surgery, Nagasaki University Graduate School of Biomedical Sciences, Nagasaki, Japan
    Hepatol Res 39:143-8. 2009
    ..1 months). Conclusion: A multicentric occurrence of HCCs was demonstrated in cirrhotic livers with HCCs within the M-C. Undetectable HCCs in cirrhotic livers may have no impact on recurrence after LT...
  41. doi request reprint Increase in Operator's Sympathetic Nerve Activity during Complicated Hepatobiliary Surgery: Evidence for Surgeons' Mental Stress
    Kosho Yamanouchi
    Department of Surgery, Nagasaki University Graduate School of Biomedical Sciences
    Tohoku J Exp Med 237:157-62. 2015
    ..The HRV analysis could assess the chronological changes of mental stress by measuring the autonomic nervous balances. ..
  42. doi request reprint Timing of drainage tube removal after thyroid surgery: a retrospective study
    Shigeki Minami
    Department of Surgery, Nagasaki University Graduate School of Biomedical Sciences, 1 7 1 Sakamoto, Nagasaki, 852 8501, Japan
    Surg Today 44:137-41. 2014
    ..The aim of this study was to evaluate the chronological changes in the amount of drainage fluid after thyroidectomy, and to establish standard indications for the drain to be removed...
  43. ncbi request reprint Duct-to-duct biliary reconstruction in adult-to-adult living donor liver transplantation
    Mitsuhisa Takatsuki
    Department of Surgery II, Faculty of Medicine, Nagasaki University, Nagasaki, Japan
    Clin Transplant 16:345-9. 2002
    ..However, otherwise, there were no infectious complications postoperatively. We conclude duct-to-duct biliary reconstruction is feasible and effective in adult-to-adult LDLT...
  44. ncbi request reprint Carcinoembryonic antigen mRNA in the mesenteric vein is not a predictor of hepatic metastasis in patients with resectable colorectal cancer: a long-term study
    Arifumi Akashi
    Department of Surgery, Nagasaki University Graduate School of Biomedical Sciences, 1 7 1 Sakamoto, Nagasaki 852 8501, Japan
    Dis Colon Rectum 46:1653-8. 2003
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  45. ncbi request reprint Living-related right lobe liver transplantation for a patient with fulminant hepatic failure during the second trimester of pregnancy: report of a case
    Susumu Eguchi
    Departments of Surgery II, Nagasaki University School of Medicine, Sakamoto, Nagasaki, Japan
    Transplantation 73:1970-1. 2002
    ..This is the third case of LRLT, and the first successful case in which the right hepatic lobe was used for graft...
  46. doi request reprint A novel animal model of long-term sustainable anal sphincter dysfunction
    Izumi Yamaguchi
    Department of Surgery, Nagasaki University Graduate School of Biomedical Sciences, Nagasaki, Japan
    J Surg Res 184:813-8. 2013
    ..The purpose of this study was to establish a novel animal model with long-term sustainable anal sphincter dysfunction...
  47. ncbi request reprint Langerhans' cell histiocytosis after living donor liver transplantation: report of a case
    Ryoko Honda
    Division of Pediatric Surgery, Department of Surgery, Nagasaki University Graduate School of Biomedical Sciences, Nagasaki, Japan
    Liver Transpl 11:1435-8. 2005
    ..In conclusion, we discuss the factors influencing the occurrence of LCH in our patient after LDLT, while also evaluating the relationship between LCH and the immunosuppressive therapy administered to this patient...
  48. doi request reprint Total thyroidectomy versus thyroid lobectomy for papillary thyroid cancer: Comparative analysis after propensity score matching: A multicenter study
    Sayaka Kuba
    Departments of Surgery, Nagasaki University Graduate School of Biomedical Science, Nagasaki, Japan Electronic address
    Int J Surg . 2016
    ..In patients with papillary thyroid carcinoma (PTC), the role of total thyroidectomy (TT) versus that of thyroid lobectomy (TL) has been controversial...
  49. pmc A Method for Performing Islet Transplantation Using Tissue-Engineered Sheets of Islets and Mesenchymal Stem Cells
    Masataka Hirabaru
    1 Department of Surgery, Nagasaki University Graduate School of Biomedical Sciences, Nagasaki, Japan
    Tissue Eng Part C Methods 21:1205-15. 2015
    ..These results demonstrated that islet transplantation in a subcutaneous site would be possible by using the MSC sheet as a scaffold for islets. ..
  50. doi request reprint Partial internal biliary diversion for patients with progressive familial intrahepatic cholestasis type 1
    Kyoko Mochizuki
    Division of Pediatric Surgery, Department of Surgery, Nagasaki University Graduate School of Biomedical Sciences, 1 7 1 Sakamoto, Nagasaki, 852 8501, Japan
    Pediatr Surg Int 28:51-4. 2012
    ..Although by using PIBD an external stoma can be avoided, exposure of the ileocecal junction to bile reflux as well as the effects of the direct bile flow on the colonic mucosa require further investigation...
  51. doi request reprint Treatment and prognosis of breast cancer patients with brain metastases according to intrinsic subtype
    Sayaka Kuba
    Department of Breast Oncology, National Hospital Organization, Kyushu Cancer Center, Fukuoka Department of Surgery, Nagasaki University Graduate School of Biomedical Sciences, Nagasaki
    Jpn J Clin Oncol 44:1025-31. 2014
    ..We analyzed local brain metastases treatments and their outcomes according to subtype in patients with breast cancer and brain metastases...
  52. ncbi request reprint Expression of tumor-associated membrane antigen, RCAS1, in human colorectal carcinomas and possible role in apoptosis of tumor-infiltrating lymphocytes
    Kazuya Okada
    Department of Surgery II, Nagasaki University School of Medicine, Nagasaki, Japan
    Mod Pathol 16:679-85. 2003
    ..9 +/- 1.0, P <.05). Our results suggest that overexpression of RCAS1 may negatively affect the prognosis of human colorectal carcinomas and that RCAS1 may play a role in tumor immune privilege in vivo...
  53. ncbi request reprint A 16-year experience in performing hepatic resection in 303 patients with hepatocellular carcinoma: 1985-2000
    Takashi Kanematsu
    Department of Surgery II, Nagasaki University School of Medicine, Nagasaki, Japan
    Surgery 131:S153-8. 2002
    ..Over the past 2 decades, liver surgery has evolved to a refined and deliberate operation. In the present study surgical results are analyzed with an aim toward further improving the treatment of HCC...
  54. ncbi request reprint Liver repopulation: a new concept of hepatocyte transplantation
    Yujo Kawashita
    Department of Transplantation, Digestive Surgery, Nagasaki University Graduate School of Biomedical Science, 1 7 1 Sakamoto, Nagasaki, 852 8501, Japan
    Surg Today 35:705-10. 2005
    ..In this article, we discuss recent progress and future perspectives of this emerging technology...
  55. ncbi request reprint Measurement of portal venous pressure is useful for selecting the optimal type of resection in cirrhotic patients with hepatocellular carcinoma
    Takashi Kanematsu
    Department of Surgery II, Nagasaki University School of Medicine, Japan
    Hepatogastroenterology 52:1828-31. 2005
    ..In the present study the importance of measurement of portal venous pressure was focused on to predict the postoperative liver function before liver surgery, particularly in cirrhotic patients...
  56. ncbi request reprint Occurrence of hepatocellular and cholangiocellular carcinoma in different hepatic lobes
    Yuichiro Ito
    Department of Surgery II, Nagasaki University School of Medicine, 1 12 4 Sakamoto, Nagasaki, 852 8501 Japan
    Hepatogastroenterology 50:65-8. 2003
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  57. ncbi request reprint Intrahepatic biloma formation (bile duct necrosis) after transcatheter arterial chemoembolization
    Ichiro Sakamoto
    Department of Radiology, Nagasaki University School of Medicine, 1 7 1 Sakamoto, Nagasaki 852 8501, Japan
    AJR Am J Roentgenol 181:79-87. 2003
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