Masaru Makihara

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Spontaneous pneumothorax following radiotherapy for pulmonary malignancy is an unusual clinical condition. Here, we report a case of a 78-year-old male suffering from dyspnea during radiotherapy for squamous cell lung cancer of the right main bronchus. Imaging studies and fiberoptic bronchoscopy revealed that pneumothorax was due to a bronchopleural fistula.
We report a simple and convenient method to evaluate the relative ionicity delta of the typical intramolecular charge-transfer (CT) molecules linked by pi-bond Ddelta+-pi-Adelta- (D, donor; A, acceptor; delta, degree of CT) derived from 1,3,3-trimethyl-2-methylene indoline and TCNQ derivatives on the basis of the solvatochromic effects of the CT band in(More)
Malignant psoas syndrome is a rare malignant condition presenting as lumbosacral plexopathy and painful fixed flexion of the hip. Metastasis to the psoas muscle is observed, which damages the nerve bundles in the lumbosacral plexuses. The syndrome presents as refractory lower back pain with several other neurological symptoms. The pain is difficult to(More)
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