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Tocilizumab is effective in a familial Mediterranean fever patient complicated with histologically proven recurrent fasciitis and myositis.
Int J Rheum Dis 2017 Nov 20;20(11):1868-1871. Epub 2015 Oct 20.
Unit of Translational Medicine, Department of Rheumatology, Graduate School of Biomedical Sciences, Nagasaki University, Nagasaki, Japan.



Spinal anesthesia increases the risk of venous thromboembolism in total arthroplasty: Secondary analysis of a J-PSVT cohort study on anesthesia.
Medicine (Baltimore) 2017 May;96(18):e6748
aJapanese National Hospital Organization-EBM Study Group, Japanese Study of Prevention and Actual Situation of Venous Thromboembolism after Total Arthroplasty (J-PSVT), Japanese National Hospital Organization bDepartment of Cardiology and Nephrology, Mie University Graduate School of Medicine cCenter for Pulmonary Embolism and Venous Thrombosis, Murase Hospital dDepartment of Clinical Anesthesiology, Mie University Graduate School of Medicine eDivision of Clinical Epidemiology, Japanese National Hospital Organization Tokyo Medical Center fDepartment of Rheumatology, Fukushima Medical University gDivision of Transfusion Medicine, National Cerebral and Cardiovascular Center, Japan.


Adipose-Derived Stem Cells and Vascularized Lymph Node Transfers Successfully Treat Mouse Hindlimb Secondary Lymphedema by Early Reconnection of the Lymphatic System and Lymphangiogenesis.
Plast Reconstr Surg 2017 Mar;139(3):639-651
Nagasaki and Oita, Japan From the Departments of Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery and Molecular Immunology, Nagasaki University Graduate School of Biomedical Sciences; the Department of Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery, National Nagasaki Medical Center; and Oita University.

Multicentric Castleman disease mimicking IgG4-related disease: A case report.
Mod Rheumatol 2017 Jan 22;27(1):174-177. Epub 2014 Dec 22.
a Departments of General Internal Medicine and Rheumatology , Nagasaki Medical Center , Omura City, Nagasaki , Japan.


Fewer subsequent relapses and lower levels of IL-17 in Takayasu arteritis developed after the age of 40 years.
Arthritis Res Ther 2016 Dec 13;18(1):293. Epub 2016 Dec 13.
Unit of Advanced Preventive Medical Sciences, Departments of Immunology and Rheumatology, Nagasaki University Graduate School of Biomedical Sciences, 1-7-1 Sakamoto, Nagasaki, 852-8501, Japan.

Reduced induction of anti-PF4/heparin antibody in RA patients after total knee arthroplasty.
Arthritis Res Ther 2016 Aug 25;18:191. Epub 2016 Aug 25.
Department of Rheumatology, Clinical Research Center, NHO Nagasaki Medical Center, Kubara 2-1001-1, Omura, Nagasaki, 856-8562, Japan.

Familial Mediterranean fever is no longer a rare disease in Japan.
Arthritis Res Ther 2016 Jul 30;18:175. Epub 2016 Jul 30.
Department of Immunology and Rheumatology, Unit of Translational Medicine, Graduate School of Biomedical Sciences, Nagasaki University, Sakamoto1-7-1, Nagasaki, 852-8501, Japan.

Multiple Serum Cytokine Profiling to Identify Combinational Diagnostic Biomarkers in Attacks of Familial Mediterranean Fever.
Medicine (Baltimore) 2016 Apr;95(16):e3449
From the Unit of Translational Medicine, Department of Immunology and Rheumatology, Nagasaki University Graduate School of Biomedical Sciences (TK, MU, FN, S-YK, NI, KI, MT, HN, TO, AK), Nagasaki; Department of Rheumatology and Clinical Research Center (KM), Nagasaki Medical Center, Omura; Nagasaki University Hospital (SS), Clinical Research Center, Nagasaki; Department of Internal Medicine (FN), Sasebo City General Hospital; Center for Rheumatic Disease (YU, KE), Sasebo Chuo Hospital, Sasebo; Department of Pathology (JM), Ehime University Graduate School of Medicine and Proteo-Science Center, Toon, Ehime; Department of Infectious Immunology (KA), Shinshu University, Graduate School of Medicine, Matsumoto; Department of Pediatrics (AY), School of Medicine, Institute of Medical, Pharmaceutical and Health Sciences, Kanazawa University, Kanazawa; and Department of Human Genetics (K-IY), Nagasaki University Graduate School of Biomedical Sciences, Nagasaki, Japan.

Hepatic flares promote rapid decline of serum hepatitis B surface antigen (HBsAg) in patients with HBsAg seroclearance: A long-term follow-up study.
Hepatol Res 2016 Mar 25;46(3):E89-99. Epub 2015 May 25.
Clinical Research Center, National Hospital Organization (NHO) Nagasaki Medical Center, Nagasaki University Graduate School of Biomedical Sciences, Nagasaki, Japan.

Mechanical prophylaxis is a heparin-independent risk for anti-platelet factor 4/heparin antibody formation after orthopedic surgery.
Blood 2016 Feb 9;127(8):1036-43. Epub 2015 Dec 9.
Japanese National Hospital Organization (NHO)-Evidence-Based Medicine Study Group for the Clinical Study of Prevention and Actual Situation of Venous Thromboembolism After Total Arthroplasty, Tokyo, Japan; Department of Orthopedic Surgery, NHO Nagasaki Medical Center, Nagasaki, Japan.

Effects of a Foot Pump on the Incidence of Deep Vein Thrombosis After Total Knee Arthroplasty in Patients Given Edoxaban: A Randomized Controlled Study.
Medicine (Baltimore) 2016 Jan;95(1):e2247
From the Department of Orthopedic Surgery, NHO Nagasaki Medical Center, Kubara, Omura/ Department of Molecular Immunology, Nagasaki University Graduate School of Biomedical Sciences, Sakamoto, Nagasaki.



Opsonic and Antibody Responses to Pneumococcal Polysaccharide in Rheumatoid Arthritis Patients Receiving Golimumab Plus Methotrexate.
Medicine (Baltimore) 2015 Dec;94(52):e2184
From the Japanese National Hospital Organization (NHO), Multi-center Clinical Studies for Evidence-based Medicine Study Group; Japanese Study of Randomized Controlled Study for Patients with RA Using 23-Valent Pneumococcal Polysaccharide Vaccine (RA-PPV23), Meguro, Tokyo (KM, ST, FH, HI, RM, ES, TM, SM, TF, YI, NI, YJ, HK, HT, KS, TY, SO, NM, AM, KK, KT, TO, NH, KN, HN, NT, YS, MK, TM, HF, KK); Research Institute for Microbial Diseases, Osaka University, Suita, Osaka (YA); Department of Public Health and Epidemiology, Meiji Pharmaceutical University, Kiyose, Tokyo (MA); and Infectious Diseases Surveillance Center, National Institute of Infectious Diseases, Shinjuku, Tokyo, Japan (KO).

Reconstituted AIM2 inflammasome in cell-free system.
J Immunol Methods 2015 Nov 8;426:76-81. Epub 2015 Aug 8.
Department of Pathology, Ehime University Proteo-Science Center and Graduate School of Medicine, Shitsukawa 454, Toon, Ehime 791-0295, Japan. Electronic address:

Incidence of Symptomatic Vertebral Fractures Among Newly Diagnosed Autoimmune Diseases Initiating Glucocorticoid Therapy.
Medicine (Baltimore) 2015 Jul;94(27):e875
From the Department of General Internal Medicine and Rheumatology, Clinical Research Center, NHO Nagasaki Medical Center, Omura, Nagasaki (KM, NI, SI, YJ, Yi, YT, CK); Japanese National Hospital Organization (NHO)-EBM Study Group for Adverse Effects of Corticosteroid Therapy (J-NHOSAC), Hikarigaoka, Meguro, Tokyo (KM); Department of Rheumatology, Unit of Translational Medicine, Graduate School of Biomedical Sciences, Nagasaki University, Nagasaki (AK); and Clinical Research Center for Allergy and Rheumatology, National Hospital Organization, Sagamihara, Japan (HF, ST).

Risk of venous thromboembolism after total knee arthroplasty in patients with rheumatoid arthritis.
J Rheumatol 2015 Jun 15;42(6):928-34. Epub 2015 Apr 15.
From the Japanese National Hospital Organization (NHO)-Evidence-based Medicine (EBM) study group, and the Japanese study Prevention and Actual situation of Venous Thromboembolism after Total Arthroplasty (J-PSVT), and the Division of Clinical Epidemiology, NHO Tokyo Medical Center, Tokyo; Department of Clinical Cardiovascular Research, Mie University Graduate School of Medicine, Tsu; Division of Transfusion of Medicine, National Cerebral and Cardiovascular Center, Osaka; Department of Orthopedic Surgery, Nagasaki University Hospital, Nagasaki; Department of Orthopedic Surgery, Saga University Hospital, Saga, Japan.M. Izumi, MD; K. Migita, MD, Japanese NHO-EBM study group and J-PSVT; M. Nakamura, MD, Department of Clinical Cardiovascular Research, Mie University Graduate School of Medicine; Y. Jiuchi, PhD; T. Sakai, MD; T. Yamaguchi, MD; T. Asahara, MD; Y. Nishino, MD, Japanese NHO-EBM study group and J-PSVT; S. Bito, MD, Division of Clinical Epidemiology, NHO Tokyo Medical Center; S. Miyata, MD, Division of Transfusion of Medicine, National Cerebral and Cardiovascular Center; K. Kumagai, MD, Japanese NHO-EBM study group and J-PSVT; M. Osaki, MD, Department of Orthopedic Surgery, Nagasaki University Hospital; M. Mawatari, MD, Department of Orthopedic Surgery, Saga University Hospital; S. Motokawa, MD, Japanese NHO-EBM study group and J-PSVT.


Dysregulated mature IL-1β production in familial Mediterranean fever.
Rheumatology (Oxford) 2015 Apr 19;54(4):660-5. Epub 2014 Sep 19.
Department of Rheumatology and Clinical Research Center, Nagasaki Medical Center, Omura, Department of Rheumatology, Isahaya Health Insurance General Hospital, Nagasaki, Department of Infection and Host Defense, Graduate School of Medicine, Shinshu University, Matsumoto, Department of Pathology, Ehime University Graduate School of Medicine and Proteo-Science Center, Ehime, Department of Rheumatology, Sasebo City General Hospital, Sasebo, Department of Rheumatology, Shinto Kumamoto Hospital, Kumamoto, Clinical Research Center, Sagamihara National Hospital, National Hospital Organization, Sagamihara, Institute of Tropical Medicine (NEKKEN), Nagasaki University and Department of Rheumatology, Nagasaki University Hospital, Nagasaki, Japan.


Prediction of flare-ups in IgG4-related disease.
Rheumatology (Oxford) 2015 Jan 26;54(1):5-6. Epub 2014 Jul 26.
Section of Clinical Rheumatology, Kumamoto Shinto General Hospital, Department of Rheumatology, Graduate School of Medical Sciences, Kumamoto University, Kumamoto, Department of Rheumatology, Nagasaki Medical Center, Omura and Departmenmt of Molecular Immunology, Nagasaki University Graduate School of Biomedical Sciences, Nagasaki, Japan. Section of Clinical Rheumatology, Kumamoto Shinto General Hospital, Department of Rheumatology, Graduate School of Medical Sciences, Kumamoto University, Kumamoto, Department of Rheumatology, Nagasaki Medical Center, Omura and Departmenmt of Molecular Immunology, Nagasaki University Graduate School of Biomedical Sciences, Nagasaki, Japan.

Predictors of mortality in patients with interstitial lung disease treated with corticosteroids: results from a cohort study.
Medicine (Baltimore) 2014 Nov;93(26):e175
From the Japanese National Hospital Organization (NHO)-EBM study group for Adverse Effects of Corticosteroid therapy (J-NHOSAC), Meguro, Tokyo (KM, TA, ES, TM, HT, YK, RM, SM, SO, SY, YS, FO, MK, HF, TM, SB, ST); and Department of Rheumatology and General Internal Medicine Nagasaki Medical Center, Omura, Nagasaki, Japan (KM, YJ, YI, NI, CK).




IgG4-related epididymo-orchitis associated with bladder cancer: possible involvement of BAFF/BAFF-R interaction in IgG4-related urogenital disease.
Mod Rheumatol 2014 Jan;24(1):188-94
Department of General Internal Medicine and Rheumatology, Clinical Research Center, NHO Nagasaki Medical Center , 2-1001-1 Kubara, Omura 856-8652 , Japan.








HLA-DRB1*08:02 Is Associated with Bucillamine-Induced Proteinuria in Japanese Rheumatoid Arthritis Patients.
Biomark Insights 2014 19;9:23-8. Epub 2014 May 19.
Clinical Research Center for Allergy and Rheumatology, Sagamihara Hospital, National Hospital Organization, Sakuradai, Minami-ku, Sagamihara, Japan.









Nod2-Nodosome in a Cell-Free System: Implications in Pathogenesis and Drug Discovery for Blau Syndrome and Early-Onset Sarcoidosis.
ScientificWorldJournal 2016 15;2016:2597376. Epub 2016 Jun 15.
Department of Pathology, Ehime University Proteo-Science Center and Graduate School of Medicine, Shitsukawa 454, Toon, Ehime 791-0295, Japan.


Genome-wide association studies identify PRKCB as a novel genetic susceptibility locus for primary biliary cholangitis in the Japanese population.
Hum Mol Genet 2017 02;26(3):650-659
Clinical Research Center, National Hospital Organization (NHO) Nagasaki Medical Center, Omura, Japan.





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