Nobuki Furubayashi

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The aim of the present study was to demonstrate that the treatment outcome of transperitoneal ureterocutane-ostomy using the transverse mesocolon is not inferior to that of conventional retroperitoneal ureterocutaneostomy. The enrolled subjects were 26 patients who underwent uretero-cutaneostomy among a total of 160 cases of urinary diversion performed at(More)
Although sunitinib is associated with a variety of adverse events, cases of sunitinib-related acute cholecystitis have rarely been reported. We herein report two cases of sunitinib-related acute acalculous cholecystitis in patients with clear cell renal cell carcinoma. In both cases, the gallbladder was surgically removed because it was difficult to improve(More)
The aim of the present study was to evaluate the hypothesis that a positive resection margin (RM1) of an excised specimen may not reflect the true margin in patients that have undergone radical prostatectomy (RP). Between September 2003 and March 2011, 370 Japanese patients underwent an antegrade RP at the National Kyushu Cancer Center (Fukuoka, Japan),(More)
INTRODUCTION We aimed to determine whether the number and type of risk factors are associated with biochemical recurrence-free survival after radical prostatectomy in men with D'Amico intermediate-risk prostate cancer. MATERIALS AND METHODS Between August 1998 and May 2013, 481 Japanese patients underwent antegrade radical prostatectomy. The relationships(More)
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