Yoichi Tatsumi

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Fournier's gangrene is a life-threatening disorder caused by aerobic and anaerobic bacterial infection. We report a case of genital infection as the initial warning sign of acute myeloid leukemia. We were able to prevent progression to Fournier's gangrene in our patient by immediate intensive therapy with incision, blood transfusions and intravenous(More)
BACKGROUND The purpose of this study was to quantitatively evaluate the tumor accumulation and heterogeneity of (111)In-ibritumomab tiuxetan (Zevalin®) and tumor accumulation of (18)F-fluoro-deoxyglucose (FDG) and compare them to the tumor response in B-cell non-Hodgkin's lymphoma patients receiving (90)Y-ibritumomab tiuxetan (Zevalin®) therapy. METHODS(More)
Patients with hematologic malignancies are immunosuppressive and may develop cutaneous or invasive infections as a primary sign of immune suppression. Acute promyelocytic leukemia (acute myeloid leukemia M3) is caused by translocation of reciprocal chromosomal rearrangement t(15;17), which produces an oncogenic protein. We herein describe a 71-year-old man(More)
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