VOLUME 75 NUMBER 1,2 February 2013

Current Issue

ISSN 2186-3326
(Online ISSN)
ISSN 0027-7622
(Print ISSN--v.72no.3/4)

Impact Factor(2019)
 0.762

Editorial

From Nagoya to the World

SHINYA TOYOKUNI
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Invited Review Articles

Gastric Cancer with Minimal Peritoneal Metastasis: Is this a Sign to Give up or to Treat More Aggressively?

YASUHIRO KODERA
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What Happens in the Brain of Schizophrenia Patients?: An Investigation from the Viewpoint of Neuropathology

SHUJI IRITANI
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The Regulation of Sleep and Wakefulness by the Hypothalamic Neuropeptide Orexin/Hypocretin

AYUMU INUTSUKA and AKIHIRO YAMANAKA
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Original Papers

Cerebral Hemorrhage and Cerebral Infarction in 30 Cases of Adult Moyamoya Disease: Comparison between Conservative Therapy and Superficial Temporal Artery-Middle Cerebral Artery Anastomosis

HIROFUMI OYAMA, AKIRA KITO, HIDEKI MAKI, KENICHI HATTORI, TOMOYUKI NODA and KENTARO WADA
pg(s) 37-40


Atherothrombotic Lesion of the Middle Cerebral Artery: Report of 21 Cases with Stenotic and Obstructive Lesions

HIROFUMI OYAMA, AKIRA KITO, HIDEKI MAKI, KENICHI HATTORI, TOMOYUKI NODA and KENTARO WADA
pg(s) 41-46


Impact of Back Muscle Strength and Aging on Locomotive Syndrome in Community Living Japanese Women

KENICHI HIRANO, SHIRO IMAGAMA, YUKIHARU HASEGAWA, NORIMITSU WAKAO, AKIO MURAMOTO and NAOKI ISHIGURO
pg(s) 47-56


Simple and Rapid Quantitation of 21 Bile Acids in Rat Serum and Liver by UPLC-MS-MS: Effect of High Fat Diet on Glycine Conjugates of Rat Bile Acids

YUDAI SUZUKI, RINA KANEKO, MINA NOMURA, HISAO NAITO, KAZUYA KITAMORI, TAMIE NAKAJIMA, TADASHI OGAWA, HIDEKI HATTORI, HIROSHI SENO and AKIRA ISHII
pg(s) 57-72


DPP4 Genetic Variants Influence Baseline Prostate-Specific Antigen Levels: The J-MICC Studyg

TAKAHIRO HIGASHIBATA, MARIKO NAITO, ATSUYOSHI MORI, NORIYO OZAWA, MASATOSHI FURUTA, RUMI TSUCHIYA, ERINA KOYAMA, EMI MORITA, SAYO KAWAI, RIEKO OKADA, GUANG YIN, KENJI WAKAI and NOBUYUKI HAMAJIMA
pg(s) 73-80


Glucocorticoid-Induced Hypertension and Cardiac Injury: Effects of Mineralocorticoid and Glucocorticoid Receptor Antagonism

TAKUYA HATTORI, TAMAYO MURASE, ERIKA IWASE, KEIJI TAKAHASHI, MASAFUMI OHTAKE, KOJI TSUBOI, MAYUKO OHTAKE, MASAAKI MIYACHI, TOYOAKI MUROHARA and KOHZO NAGATA
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No Association between MTHFR C677T and Serum Uric Acid Levels among Japanese with ABCG2 126QQ and SLC22A12 258WW

YUKAKO HINOHARA, MARIKO NAITO, RIEKO OKADA, GUAN YIN, TAKAHIRO HIGASHIBATA, TAKASHI TAMURA, SAYO KAWAI, EMI MORITA, KENJI WAKAI, HIROTAKA MATSUO, ATSUYOSHI MORI and NOBUYUKI HAMAJIMA
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Surface Markers and Gene Expression to Characterize the Differentiation of Monolayer Expanded Human Articular Chondrocytes

TAKASHI HAMADA, TADAHIRO SAKAI, HIDEKI HIRAIWA, MOTOSHIGE NAKASHIMA, YOHEI ONO, HIROHITO MITSUYAMA and NAOKI ISHIGURO
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Note

Reappraisal of Importance of the Left Internal Mammary Artery to the Left Anterior Descending Artery in Improving Mid-Term Outcome in Patients with Severe Left Ventricular Dysfunction

MIN-HO SONG
pg(s) 113-120


Case Reports

Advantage of a More Central Incision onto Left Atrium by Using Ultrasonic Scalpel

MIN-HO SONG
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A Surface-Based Hemangioma of the Radius Which Posed Radiological Diagnostic Difficulties

TAKAAKI SHINOHARA, MASAHIRO TATEBE, MICHIRO YAMAMOTO, SHIGERU KURIMOTO and HITOSHI HIRATA
pg(s) 125-130


Stabilizing Incomplete Reduction of the Radial Head Using a Hinged Splint: Conservative Treatment for a Monteggia Equivalent Lesion

TAKAAKI SHINOHARA, EMIKO HORII, MASAHIRO TATEBE, MICHIRO YAMAMOTO, SHIGERU KURIMOTO and HITOSHI HIRATA
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Selective IgA Deficiency Mimicking Churg-Strauss Syndrome and Hypereosinophilic Syndrome: A Case Report

NORIYUKI TAKAHASHI, TAKESHI KONDO, MAMIKO FUKUTA, AYUMU TAKEMOTO, YUICHIRO TAKAMI, MOTOKI SATO, TAKAFUMI ANDO, NAOZUMI HASHIMOTO, TOMIO SUZUKI, JUICHI SATO, MASAHIRO YAMAMURA and NOBUTARO BAN
pg(s) 139-146


Impalement Injury to the Left Buttock with Massive Bleeding: A Case Report

SHINGO OYA, KANJI MIYATA, NORIHIRO YUASA, EIJI TAKEUCHI, YASUTOMO GOTO, HIDEO MIYAKE, KEIICHI NAGASAWA and YOICHIRO KOBAYASHI
pg(s) 147-152


Hypothesis Paper

New Hypothesis on the Origin of Metastases

NICOLA SCHISCHMANOV
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