Raisuke Nishiyama

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Although hepatectomy for liver metastases from colorectal carcinoma is an effective treatment, recurrence in the liver is still the most common site after hepatectomy. Thirty patients underwent hepatectomy for hepatic metastases and 17 of them had recurrence in the remnant liver during the following 12-year period. Six of the 17 patients underwent a removal(More)
The tall-cell variant of papillary thyroid carcinoma (TCV) has been described as an aggressive tumor with a significantly higher incidence of recurrence and mortality than other forms of papillary carcinoma. In some series it has accounted for up to 10%, whereas in other series it has not been reported at all, indicating that there are difficulties(More)
Portal vein thrombosis (PVT) after splenectomy in a patient with portal hypertension occurs with unusually high frequency. Recently, two patients with PVT following splenectomy were treated by fibrinolytic therapy with an enormous dosage of urokinase (UK) in a short period. PVT was quickly dissolved without side effects and the patients are now doing well(More)
A 66-year-old woman was diagnosed as having lupoid hepatitis due to the presence of hypergammaglobulinemia, lupus erythematosus cells, and positivity for antinuclear, anti-DNA, and anti-smooth muscle antibodies. None of the serum hepatitis B markers were positive. Symptomatic relief was obtained by prednisolone administration. Five years after the diagnosis(More)
A 60-year-old Japanese man was referred for examination of abdominal pain. Abdominal MRI exactly demonstrated paraduodenal hernia. Propylthiouracil was administered until the patient became euthyroid, because Graves' disease was detected during the subsequent general examinations. Laparoscopic repair was then carried out. The sac collar, which had a(More)
The importance of oseltamivir as a strategy for the treatment of influenza has been recognized; however, the risk of acute hemorrhagic colitis should be considered, although it is rare. This report describes a case of acute hemorrhagic colitis in a 61-year-old Japanese man after the oral administration of oseltamivir for influenza A. A definitive diagnosis(More)
Autoimmune hepatitis (AIH) is a disorder of unknown etiology, which often progresses to cirrhosis and carries a high mortality, even though its treatment with corticosteroids has become common. Hepatocellular carcinoma (HCC) has been reported as a rare complication of AIH. We describe herein a patient with HCC associated with AIH, in whom microwave(More)
The patient was a 63-year-old man with a chief complaint of fever and abdominal pain. He was admitted with the diagnosis of splenic abscess on enhanced abdominal computed tomography. After improvement of general condition, we planned a colonoscopy. However, the symptoms were not relieved, so we decided to perform splenectomy. The operative findings included(More)
We describe a 67-year-old man with long-term CR by S-1 chemotherapy for gastric cancer with para-aortic lymph node metastases after reduction surgery. The patient presented at our hospital with epigastric pain. He was diagnosed with gastric cancer with para-aortic lymph node metastases. We performed gastrectomy and D1 lymphadenectomy without any resection(More)