Kaori Shimizu

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Esohophageal stents are often used in treating malignant stricture. But, when stents are placed across the esophagogastric junction, they may lead to esophagogastric reflux. We report a case of successfully treated esophagogastric strictures using the new stent with anti-reflux mechanism (long cover type Niti-S™ esophageal stent). A 78-year-old man(More)
We reported three cases of patient with triple negative skin metastasis after mastectomy of breast cancer. All three cases had received radiotherapy for skin metastasis. Radiation therapy was effective for recurrent sites, and could improve patient's QOL. After radiotherapy, 2 patients died due to a distant metastasis. Case 1 was resistant to chemotherapy.(More)
We encountered a case of portal-systemic shunt encephalopathy cured by balloon-occluded retrograde transvenous obliteration (B-RTO). A 73-year-old man had been observed for membranous nephropathy at our hospital since 1987. There was no past history of liver dysfunction. He was admitted with encephalopathy. Abdominal enhanced computed tomography showed a(More)
We report two cases of bronchiolitis obliterans organizing pneumonia (BOOP) induced radiotherapy after surgery of breast cancer. One of the patients was a 58-year-old woman. She underwent a conserving surgery for bilateral breast cancers, and received radiation therapy to the remaining part of bilateral breasts. Two months after the termination of(More)
A 59-year-old woman was admitted to our hospital because of right chest pain. CT scan showed a mass on the right abdominal wall and bilateral pleural effusion. The histological diagnosis following core needle biopsy was undifferentiated sarcoma. The right pleural effusion gradually increased despite negative cytology. Although we planned chemotherapy for(More)
A 60-year-old female who was diagnosed as gastric cancer underwent distal gastrectomy and received adjuvant chemotherapy (S-1 therapy). After 6 months, the tumor marker (CEA) was elevated. CT revealed para-aortic lymph nodes enlargement. Lymph node metastasis was confirmed. The patient was administered combination chemotherapy with irinotecan (CPT-11) and(More)
A 56-year-old man was admitted to our hospital for gastric cancer. He had dyspnea before admission. Chest CT scan showed massive pericardial and pleural effusion. He was treated by cardiac drainage, and cytology of the effusion showed class V. We injected mitomycin C 10 mg into the pericardiac cavity, and also administered S-1 100 mg per day. His dyspnea(More)
A 63-year-old female diagnosed as rectal cancer underwent low anterior resection and received adjuvant chemotherapy (folinate/tegafur/uracil therapy). After 6 months, lymph node metastasis was confirmed by an elevation of the tumor marker (CEA) and a FDG-PET image. After administration of 37 courses of mFOLFOX6 therapy, surgical excision was performed to(More)
A 73-year-old man was referred to our hospital because of ileus. Enteroscopy revealed severe stenosis in the jejunum. He was diagnosed with small intestinal cancer. Partial resection of the jejunum, partial resection of the transverse colon, and lymphadenectomy were performed. A postoperative pathological examination showed skip metastasis in the jejunum(More)