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A 65-year-old man was admitted to our hospital with nausea, vomiting and appetite loss. First upper endoscopic examination and X-ray examination showed a peptic ulcer and a pyloric stenosis. Fiberscope could not go through the pyloric ring. Computed tomography examination and biopsy showed no evidence of malignancy. Though we considered surgical resection(More)
This paper presents the boundary-type schemes of the first-and the second-order sensitivity analyses by Trefftz method. In the Trefftz method, physical quantities are approximated by the superposition of the T-complete functions satisfying the governing equations. Since the T-complete functions are regular, the approximate expressions of the quantities are(More)
We evaluated the recommend dose and efficacy of chemotherapy (CTx) and concurrent chemoradiotherapy (ConcCRTx) with docetaxel (DOC), cisplatin (CDDP) and 5-FU (TPF) in patients with locally advanced squamous cell carcinoma of the head and neck (SCCHN). Patients underwent 2 cycles of chemotherapy with TPF. In ConcCRTx, radiation was targeted to begin on Day(More)
A 61-year-old man consulted a nearby doctor with the chief complaint of lassitude in June 2010. Blood tests revealed a hemoglobin level of 3.7 g/dL. The observation of significant anemia resulted in a full medical workup. On computed tomography (CT) findings, a large mass (17 × 10 cm in diameter) was found in the abdominal region. The lumen was distended(More)
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