Takashi Ariga

  • Citations Per Year
Learn More
To assess the utility of MR imaging in diagnosis of lymph node metastasis, the author studied 70 patients with histologically proved esophageal squamous cell carcinoma. Coronal spin echo imaging (SE400/40) was the most available method in the mediastinum and using this method, lymph nodes were clearly imaged along trachea and vessels of the mediastinum in(More)
A male neonate with hyperbilirubinaemia and progressing anaemia due to rhesus (c+E) incompatibility received high dose intravenous gammaglobulin (ivIgG) therapy at 13 days of age. Clinical response to therapy was confirmed by a rapid decrease in serum bilirubin level, and with the prevention of a further decline of the haemoglobin level. No side-effects(More)
We performed thoracoscopic pericardial fenestration for persistent pericardial effusion after radiotherapy for esophageal cancer. An 85-year-old man who had radiation therapy (70.2 Gy) for esophageal cancer was admitted for shortness of breath. Chest computed tomography showed a pericardial effusion. During the 6 months prior to this admission, the patient(More)
A 60-year-old man who had bloody stools after sigmoid colonoscopy was admitted to our hospital. A digital examination and sigmoid colonoscopy showed a type 2 circular tumor at location Rb with incomplete mobility and tumor hemorrhage, and the result of a biopsy was moderately differentiated adenocarcinoma (tub2). Computed tomography and magnetic resonance(More)
  • 1