Research Output 2002 2018

2008
38 Citations (Scopus)

Noninvasive estimation of hepatic steatosis using plain CT vs. chemical-shift MR imaging: Significance for living donors

Yoshimitsu, K., Kuroda, Y., Nakamuta, M., Taketomi, A., Irie, H., Tajima, T., Hirakawa, M., Ishigami, K., Ushijima, Y., Yamada, T. & Honda, H., Sep 1 2008, In : Journal of Magnetic Resonance Imaging. 28, 3, p. 678-684 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Living Donors
Tomography
Magnetic Resonance Imaging
Liver
Hepatitis
8 Citations (Scopus)

Percutaneous osteoplasty for hypervascular bone metastasis

Shinoto, M., Hasuo, K., Aibe, H., Shida, Y., Kinjo, M., Kubo, Y. & Terashima, K., Dec 1 2008, In : Radiation Medicine - Medical Imaging and Radiation Oncology. 26, 10, p. 603-608 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Cementoplasty
metastasis
bones
pain
Neoplasm Metastasis
4 Citations (Scopus)

Percutaneous Transfemoral Hepatic Arterial Infusion Catheter Placement with the Use of a Downsized Coaxial Catheter System: Technical Feasibility Study

Tajima, T., Yoshimitsu, K., Irie, H., Nishie, A., Hirakawa, M., Ishigami, K., Ushijima, Y., Okamoto, D., Kida, M., Kurogi, R., Honda, H. & Kuroiwa, T., Aug 1 2008, In : Journal of Vascular and Interventional Radiology. 19, 8, p. 1196-1201 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Feasibility Studies
Catheters
Liver
Vascular Access Devices
Indwelling Catheters
55 Citations (Scopus)

Radiologic detectability of minute portal venous invasion in hepatocellular carcinoma

Nishie, A., Yoshimitsu, K., Asayama, Y., Irie, H., Tajima, T., Hirakawa, M., Ishigami, K., Nakayama, T., Kakihara, D., Nishihara, Y., Taketomi, A. & Honda, H., Jan 1 2008, In : American Journal of Roentgenology. 190, 1, p. 81-87 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Hepatocellular Carcinoma
Hemodynamics
Tumor Burden
Neoplasms
Angiography
6 Citations (Scopus)

Retroperitoneal well-differentiated inflammatory liposarcoma: A diagnostic dilemma

Kawano, R., Nishie, A., Yoshimitsu, K., Irie, H., Tajima, T., Hirakawa, M., Ishigami, K., Ushijima, Y., Okamoto, D., Yabuuchi, H., Taketomi, A., Nishihara, Y., Fujita, N. & Honda, H., Aug 1 2008, In : Radiation Medicine - Medical Imaging and Radiation Oncology. 26, 7, p. 450-453 4 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Liposarcoma
fats
Fats
infiltration
Plasma Cell Granuloma
12 Citations (Scopus)

Significance of perivascular soft tissue around the common hepatic and proximal superior mesenteric arteries arising after pancreaticoduodenectomy: Evaluation with serial MDCT studies

Ishigami, K., Yoshimitsu, K., Irie, H., Tajima, T., Asayama, Y., Hirakawa, M., Kakihara, D., Shioyama, Y., Nishihara, Y., Yamaguchi, K. & Honda, H., Nov 1 2008, In : Abdominal imaging. 33, 6, p. 654-661 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Pancreaticoduodenectomy
Superior Mesenteric Artery
Liver
Carcinoma
Pancreas
118 Citations (Scopus)

Usefulness of apparent diffusion coefficient map in diagnosing prostate carcinoma: Correlation with stepwise histopathology

Yoshimitsu, K., Kiyoshima, K., Irie, H., Tajima, T., Asayama, Y., Hirakawa, M., Ishigami, K., Naito, S. & Honda, H., Jan 1 2008, In : Journal of Magnetic Resonance Imaging. 27, 1, p. 132-139 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Prostate
Reading
Carcinoma
Tumor Burden
Neoplasm Grading
2007
1 Citation (Scopus)

Detection of the gonadal veins in the diagnosis of transposed ovaries in patients with cervical carcinoma: A useful sign on MDCT

Hirakawa, M., Yoshimitsu, K., Kakihara, D., Irie, H., Asayayama, Y., Ishigami, K. & Honda, H., Jun 1 2007, In : American Journal of Roentgenology. 188, 6, p. 1564-1567 4 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Ovary
Veins
Carcinoma
Surgical Instruments
Uterine Cervical Neoplasms
8 Citations (Scopus)

Gliomatosis peritonei associated with immature ovarian teratoma: A mimicker of peritoneal dissemination of malignant diseases

Okamoto, D., Ishigami, K., Yoshimitsu, K., Irie, H., Tajima, T., Asayama, Y., Hirakawa, M., Ushijima, Y., Nishihara, Y., Amada, S., Kobayashi, H. & Honda, H., Mar 1 2007, In : Journal of Computer Assisted Tomography. 31, 2, p. 317-319 3 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Teratoma
Neoplasms
Ovarian Teratoma
Radiologists
3 Citations (Scopus)

Imaging Spectrum of Cystic Pancreatic Lesions: Learn from Atypical Cases

Irie, H., Yoshimitsu, K., Tajima, T., Asayama, Y., Hirakawa, M., Ishigami, K., Ushijima, Y. & Honda, H., Sep 1 2007, In : Current Problems in Diagnostic Radiology. 36, 5, p. 213-226 14 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalReview article

Endoscopic Retrograde Cholangiopancreatography
Magnetic Resonance Spectroscopy
Tomography
7 Citations (Scopus)

Metastatic melanoma of the gallbladder

Takayama, Y., Asayama, Y., Yoshimitsu, K., Irie, H., Tajima, T., Hirakawa, M., Ishigami, K., Kakihara, D., Sugitani, A., Moroi, Y., Eguchi, T. & Honda, H., Sep 1 2007, In : Computerized Medical Imaging and Graphics. 31, 6, p. 469-471 3 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Magnetic resonance
Gallbladder
Tumors
Melanoma
Magnetic Resonance Imaging
96 Citations (Scopus)

MUTYH-null mice are susceptible to spontaneous and oxidative stress-induced intestinal tumorigenesis

Sakamoto, K., Tominaga, Y., Yamauchi, K., Nakatsu, Y., Sakumi, K., Yoshiyama, K., Egashira, A., Kura, S., Yao, T., Tsuneyoshi, M., Maki, H., Nakabeppu, Y. & Tsuzuki, T., Jul 15 2007, In : Cancer Research. 67, 14, p. 6599-6604 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Carcinogenesis
Oxidative Stress
Adenoma
Small Intestine
Neoplasms
20 Citations (Scopus)

Poorly versus moderately differentiated hepatocellular carcinoma: Vascularity assessment by computed tomographic hepatic angiography in correlation with histologically counted number of unpaired arteries

Asayama, Y., Yoshimitsu, K., Irie, H., Nishihara, Y., Aishima, S., Tajima, T., Hirakawa, M., Ishigami, K., Kakihara, D., Taketomi, A. & Honda, H., Mar 1 2007, In : Journal of Computer Assisted Tomography. 31, 2, p. 188-192 5 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Hepatocellular Carcinoma
Angiography
Arteries
Liver
Tomography
2 Citations (Scopus)

Postgastrectomy development or accentuation of focal fatty change in segment IV of the liver: Correlation with the presence of aberrant venous branches of the parabiliary venous plexus

Yoshimitsu, K., Irie, H., Kakihara, D., Tajima, T., Asayama, Y., Hirakawa, M., Ishigami, K., Noshiro, H., Kakeji, Y. & Honda, H., May 1 2007, In : Journal of Clinical Gastroenterology. 41, 5, p. 507-512 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Liver
Tomography
Fatty Liver
Gastrectomy
Stomach Neoplasms
17 Citations (Scopus)

Protein kinase A inhibits lysophosphatidic acid-induced migration of airway smooth muscle cells

Hirakawa, M., Karashima, Y., Watanabe, M., Kimura, C., Ito, Y. & Oike, M., Jun 1 2007, In : Journal of Pharmacology and Experimental Therapeutics. 321, 3, p. 1102-1108 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Cyclic AMP-Dependent Protein Kinases
Smooth Muscle Myocytes
Actins
Cell Movement
Airway Remodeling
1 Citation (Scopus)

Recent progress of diagnostic imaging in evaluating pancreaticobiliary malignancies

Irie, H., Yoshimitsu, K., Tajima, T., Nishie, A., Hirakawa, M., Ishigami, K., Ushijima, Y., Okamoto, D. & Honda, H., Sep 2007, In : Gan to kagaku ryoho. Cancer & chemotherapy. 34, 9, p. 1361-1364 4 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalReview article

Diagnostic Imaging
Diffusion Magnetic Resonance Imaging
Three-Dimensional Imaging
Neoplasms
3 Citations (Scopus)

Significance of mesenteric lymphadenopathy after pancreaticoduodenectomy for periampullary carcinomas: Evaluation with serial MDCT studies

Ishigami, K., Yoshimitsu, K., Irie, H., Tajima, T., Asayama, Y., Hirakawa, M., Kakihara, D., Shioyama, Y., Nishihara, Y., Yamaguchi, K. & Honda, H., Mar 1 2007, In : European Journal of Radiology. 61, 3, p. 491-498 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Pancreaticoduodenectomy
Carcinoma
Lymph Nodes
Recurrence
Incidence
1 Citation (Scopus)

Spectrum of hepatic surface enhancement on contrast-enhanced CT in various abdominal conditions

Nishie, A., Yoshimitsu, K., Irie, H., Tajima, T., Asayama, Y., Hirakawa, M., Nakayama, T., Kakihara, D. & Honda, H., Sep 1 2007, In : Clinical Imaging. 31, 5, p. 329-334 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Liver

Two cases of Kawasaki disease mimicking infectious cervical lymphadenitis or retropharyngeal abscess on CT respectively

Ito, K., Shida, Y., Hasuo, K., Aibe, H., Kubo, Y., Shinoto, M., Terashima, K., Kinjo, M. & Matsushita, T., Mar 19 2007, In : Japanese Journal of Clinical Radiology. 52, 2, p. 318-321 4 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Retropharyngeal Abscess
Lymphadenitis
Mucocutaneous Lymph Node Syndrome
Tomography
Systemic Vasculitis
15 Citations (Scopus)

Usefulness of the long-axis and short-axis reformatted images of multidetector-row CT in evaluating T-factor of the surgically resected pancreaticobiliary malignancies

Kakihara, D., Yoshimitsu, K., Irie, H., Tajima, T., Asayama, Y., Hirakawa, M., Ishigami, K., Yamaguchi, K., Taketomi, A., Nishihara, Y. & Honda, H., Jul 1 2007, In : European Journal of Radiology. 63, 1, p. 96-104 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation
Pancreatic Neoplasms
Bile Duct Neoplasms
Neoplasms
Bile Ducts
2006
20 Citations (Scopus)

Accessory left gastric artery from left hepatic artery shown on MDCT and conventional angiography: Correlation with CT hepatic arteriography

Ishigami, K., Yoshimitsu, K., Irie, H., Tajima, T., Asayama, Y., Hirakawa, M. & Honda, H., Oct 1 2006, In : American Journal of Roentgenology. 187, 4, p. 1002-1009 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalReview article

Hepatic Artery
Stomach
Angiography
Arteries
Liver
16 Citations (Scopus)

Arterial steroid injection therapy can inhibit the progression of severe acute hepatic failure toward fulminant liver failure

Kotoh, K., Enjoji, M., Nakamuta, M., Yoshimoto, T., Kohjima, M., Morizono, S., Yamashita, S., Horikawa, Y., Yoshimitsu, K., Tajima, T., Asayama, Y., Ishigami, K. & Hirakawa, M., Nov 7 2006, In : World Journal of Gastroenterology. 12, 41, p. 6678-6682 5 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Acute Liver Failure
Steroids
Injections
Liver Transplantation
Prothrombin Time
89 Citations (Scopus)

Delayed-phase dynamic CT enhancement as a prognostic factor for mass-forming intrahepatic cholangiocarcinoma

Asayama, Y., Yoshimitsu, K., Irie, H., Tajima, T., Nishie, A., Hirakawa, M., Nakayama, T., Kakihara, D., Taketomi, A., Aishima, S. I. & Honda, H., Jan 1 2006, In : Radiology. 238, 1, p. 150-155 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Cholangiocarcinoma
Tomography
Contrast Media
Multivariate Analysis
Research Ethics Committees
3 Citations (Scopus)

Hepatocellular carcinoma with a prominent vascular scar in the center: MR imaging findings

Yamauchi, M., Asayama, Y., Yoshimitsu, K., Irie, H., Tajima, T., Hirakawa, M., Ishigami, K., Nakayama, T., Kakihara, D., Yamaguchi, K., Nishihara, Y., Aishima, S. & Honda, H., Jul 1 2006, In : Radiation Medicine - Medical Imaging and Radiation Oncology. 24, 6, p. 467-470 4 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

scars
Cicatrix
Blood Vessels
Hepatocellular Carcinoma
cancer
4 Citations (Scopus)

Long-term local control of recurrent adenoid cystic carcinoma in the parotid gland with radiotherapy and intraarterial infusion chemotherapy

Terashima, K., Shioyama, Y., Nakamura, K., Ohga, S., Nomoto, S., Yamaguchi, T., Toba, T., Yoshitake, T., Yabuuchi, H., Nakashima, T., Terashima, H. & Honda, H., May 1 2006, In : Radiation Medicine - Medical Imaging and Radiation Oncology. 24, 4, p. 287-291 5 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

salivary glands
Intra Arterial Infusions
Adenoid Cystic Carcinoma
Parotid Gland
chemotherapy

MDCT of pancreatic disorders

Irie, H., Yoshimitsu, K., Ishigami, K., Tajima, T., Asayama, Y., Hirakawa, M., Ushijima, Y. & Honda, H., Dec 2006, In : Nippon Shokakibyo Gakkai zasshi The Japanese journal of gastro-enterology. 103, 12, p. 1333-1338 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Pancreatic Diseases
X Ray Computed Tomography
Contrast Media
Pancreas
Angiography
62 Citations (Scopus)
Nucleoside-Triphosphatase
Purine Nucleosides
Purine Nucleotides
Cytotoxicity
Brain
180 Citations (Scopus)

Mutagenesis and carcinogenesis caused by the oxidation of nucleic acids.

Nakabeppu, Y., Kunihiko, S., Sakamoto, K., Tsuchimoto, D., Tsuzuki, T. & Nakatsu, Y., Jan 1 2006, In : Biological chemistry. 387, 4, p. 373-379 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalConference article

DNA Glycosylases
Mutagenesis
Nucleic Acids
Carcinogenesis
Genes
39 Citations (Scopus)

Papillary renal carcinoma: Diagnostic approach by chemical shift gradient-echo and echo-planar MR imaging

Yoshimitsu, K., Kakihara, D., Irie, H., Tajima, T., Nishie, A., Asayama, Y., Hirakawa, M., Nakayama, T., Naito, S. & Honda, H., Mar 1 2006, In : Journal of Magnetic Resonance Imaging. 23, 3, p. 339-344 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Echo-Planar Imaging
Hemosiderin
Papillary Carcinoma
Renal Cell Carcinoma
Kidney
15 Citations (Scopus)

Pivotal role of integrin α5β1 in hypotonic stress-induced responses of human endothelium

Hirakawa, M., Oike, M., Watanabe, M., Karashima, Y. & Ito, Y., Oct 1 2006, In : FASEB Journal. 20, 12, p. 1992-1999 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Osmotic Pressure
Integrins
Endothelium
Actins
Umbilical Cord
2005
5 Citations (Scopus)

Excess L-arginine restores endothelium-dependent relaxation impaired by monocrotaline pyrrole

Cheng, W., Oike, M., Hirakawa, M., Ohnaka, K., Koyama, T. & Ito, Y., Sep 15 2005, In : Toxicology and Applied Pharmacology. 207, 3, p. 187-194 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Endothelium
Arginine
Acetylcholine
Gels
Endothelial cells

Preoperative imaging workup for laparoscopic abdominal surgeries; the liver, the gallbladder, and the pancreas

Yoshimitsu, K., Kakihara, D., Irie, H., Tajima, T., Asayama, Y., Hirakawa, M., Ishigami, Y., Nakayama, T., Honda, H., Shimizu, S. & Taketomi, A., Jul 6 2005, In : Japanese Journal of Clinical Radiology. 50, 6, p. 721-730 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Gallbladder
Laparoscopy
Pancreas
Liver
Anatomy
3 Citations (Scopus)

Steroid-induced osteonecrosis in refractory ulcerative colitis.

Ito, K., Inuo-Nakayama, M., Matsumoto, M., Kubokawa, M., Sadamoto, Y., Kubo, H., Tanaka, M., Harada, N., Torigoshi, K., Hirakawa, M. & Nawata, H., Jan 2005, In : Fukuoka igaku zasshi = Hukuoka acta medica. 96, 1, p. 5-10 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalReview article

Osteonecrosis
Ulcerative Colitis
Steroids
Magnetic Resonance Imaging
Prednisolone
2004
47 Citations (Scopus)

MR imaging of renal cell carcinoma: Its role in determining cell type

Yoshimitsu, K., Irie, H., Tajima, T., Nishie, A., Asayama, Y., Hirakawa, M., Nakayama, T., Kakihara, D. & Honda, H., Nov 1 2004, In : Radiation Medicine - Medical Imaging and Radiation Oncology. 22, 6, p. 371-376 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalReview article

Renal Cell Carcinoma
cancer
fats
cells
Fats
53 Citations (Scopus)
Focal Adhesion Protein-Tyrosine Kinases
Osmotic Pressure
Endothelium
Human Umbilical Vein Endothelial Cells
Paxillin
2003
19 Citations (Scopus)

Theophylline and cAMP inhibit lysophosphatidic acid-induced hyperresponsiveness of bovine tracheal smooth muscle cells

Sakai, J., Oike, M., Hirakawa, M. & Ito, Y., May 15 2003, In : Journal of Physiology. 549, 1, p. 171-180 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Theophylline
Smooth Muscle Myocytes
Gels
rho-Associated Kinases
Colforsin
2002
18 Citations (Scopus)

Tumor cell apoptosis by irradiation-induced nitric oxide production in vascular endothelium

Hirakawa, M., Oike, M., Masuda, K. & Ito, Y., Mar 1 2002, In : Cancer Research. 62, 5, p. 1450-1457 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Vascular Endothelium
Nitric Oxide
Endothelial Cells
Apoptosis
Nitric Oxide Synthase