Junpei Tochikubo

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Landiolol is an ultra-short-acting β1-selective antagonist developed in Japan that was recently approved for the treatment of tachycardia in intensive care units (ICUs). This study investigated the protective effects of landiolol against the cardiovascular responses during bronchoscopic endotracheal suctioning. This study enrolled 15 patients requiring(More)
Laparoscopic inguinal hernia repair is associated with a decrease in postoperative pain, shortened hospital stay, earlier return to normal activity, and decrease in chronic pain. Moreover, laparoscopic surgery performed with needlescopic instruments has more advantages than conventional laparoscopic surgery. However, there are few reports of large-scale(More)
Wandering spleen is a rare clinical entity, and its chronic torsion of the vascular pedicle result in splenic vein occlusion leading to gastric varices. Here, we present a case of wandering spleen complicating gastric varices in a 40-year-old female. Three-dimensional CT (3D-CT) clearly showed the disruption of the splenic vein at the origin of the vascular(More)
INTRODUCTION Few reports detail adequate surgical management of giant pelvic tumors that traverse the sciatic foramen. PRESENTATION OF CASE We present a case of a giant retroperitoneal pelvic lipoma that presented with a dumbbell shape on imaging, occupying the entire lesser pelvis and protruding to the gluteus through the sciatic foramen. Surgery was(More)
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