Shoichi Inagawa

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Most amputation neuromas of the biliary tract occur in the cystic duct stump after cholecystectomy and are asymptomatic. However, when they arise in the main hepatic duct and are associated with obstructive jaundice, it is difficult to distinguish them from carcinoma. We describe a case in which preoperative differential diagnosis was difficult. A(More)
STUDY DESIGN A retrospective analysis using prospectively collected data from 3-dimensional computed tomography angiography (3D-CTA). OBJECTIVE To investigate the frequency of anomalous vertebral arteries (VA) and variations of the posterior portion of the circle of Willis (PPCW) using 3D-CTA for preventing perioperative iatrogenic vascular complications.(More)
Soft tissue tumors arising in deep veins of the extremities are uncommon, although a few cases of synovial sarcoma or leiomyosarcoma arising in the femoral vein have been documented. However, to the best of our knowledge, an extraskeletal myxoid chondrosarcoma (EMC) arising in the femoral vein has not been reported in the English literature. We report a(More)
BACKGROUND A solitary fibrous tumour (SFT) is an unusual neoplasm typically found in soft tissues. Although SFTs can arise in the bones, they very rarely arise in the vertebral arch. Here, we describe a case of a SFT that arose in the vertebral arch of the first lumbar (L1) spinal vertebrae and mimicked osteosarcoma. CASE PRESENTATION A 49-year-old woman(More)
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