Nobutoshi Miura

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Background: The purpose of this study was to assess the angiographic incidence and appearance of the hepatic falciform artery (HFA) and discuss its clinical significance. Methods: Hepatic angiograms of 53 patients obtained with digital subtraction angiography were prospectively evaluated with regard to incidence, anatomic features, and flow speed of the(More)
We report a case of 50-year-old man with relapsing severe colonic diverticular bleeding. The patient required total blood transfusion of 14 units, despite fasting for bowel rest. Repeated CT, colonoscopy, and angiography could not determine the accurate bleeding site. Superselective arterial embolization could be finally achieved by precise localization on(More)
A 67-year-old diabetic man was emergently hospitalized in our department because of a huge duodenal ulcer without visible vessels. Despite of intravenous administration of 40 mg omeprazole and fasting with intravenous nutritional support, endoscopically unmanageable massive bleeding occurred on the 8th hospital day. Emergent angiography showed extravasation(More)
We report a patient with hepatic metastasis of descending colon cancer who underwent hepatic arterial infusion chemotherapy using 5-fluorouracil (5-FU) and CDDP, with an indwelling catheter and port system by GDA coil method. Since the tumor became smaller after five months, we decided to follow her up as an outpatient. Considering the possibility of its(More)
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