Toshiyuki Hasegawa

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BACKGROUND AND STUDY AIM Malignancy in pancreatic neuroendocrine tumors (PNETs) is graded by assessing the resected specimens according to the World Health Organization (WHO) 2010 criteria. The feasibility of such grading using endoscopic ultrasound-guided fine-needle aspiration (EUS-FNA) specimens remains unclear. The aim of this study was to ascertain the(More)
OBJECTIVES Adenosquamous carcinoma of the pancreas (ASC) is a variant of pancreatic ductal adenocarcinoma (PDAC), but the prognosis remains unclear. The purpose of this study was to clarify the prognosis of ASC using a matched case-control design. METHODS We evaluated clinical characteristics of ASC treated between 2001 and 2011 in our institution. As(More)
We examined the clinicopathological features of metastatic gastric tumor, using 9 tumors of 8 patients. Histological diagnosis with all biopsy specimens were adenocarcinoma. Most of the metastatic sites were located in the middle or upper gastric corpus. Endoscopic features of the lesion showed a submucosal tumor-like (5 cases) and primary gastric(More)
OBJECTIVES This study investigated whether a risk assessment nomogram can predict the malignant potential of intraductal papillary mucinous neoplasms (IPMNs) and provide valuable information for the follow-up and counseling strategies of such patients. METHODS We studied 126 of 589 patients with IPMN who were followed up for at least 36 months with annual(More)
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