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  1. We herein report the anesthetic management for extracardiac conduit–total cavopulmonary connection (EC-TCPC) for weaning from an extracorporeal right ventricular assist device (RVAD) in a patient with an impla...

    Authors: Naka Kida, Masahiro Morinaga, Naoki Tadokoro, Takuma Maeda and Yoshihiko Onishi
    Citation: JA Clinical Reports 2023 9:31
  2. Perinatal management of congenital platelet dysfunction represents a challenge. One of the major concerns is whether neuraxial anesthesia can be applicable for cesarean delivery. We present a patient with thro...

    Authors: Chieko Akinaga, Shingo Kawashima, Yuji Suzuki, Masako Matsumoto and Yoshiki Nakajima
    Citation: JA Clinical Reports 2023 9:30
  3. Although intraoperative hypotension (IOH) has been emerging as a serious concern during general anesthesia, the incidence of IOH has not been demonstrated clearly in the Japanese population.

    Authors: Nobuyuki Katori, Kentaro Yamakawa, Kotaro Kida, Yoshihiro Kimura, Shoko Fujioka and Tsunehisa Tsubokawa
    Citation: JA Clinical Reports 2023 9:23
  4. Malignant peripheral nerve sheath tumors (MPNSTs) are aggressive soft tissue sarcomas which commonly arise from neurofibromatosis type 1. Lung metastases of the tumors are well-known, but intraoperative cerebr...

    Authors: Keishi Kawano, Makiko Tani and Hiroshi Morimatsu
    Citation: JA Clinical Reports 2023 9:22
  5. Several new ultrasound-guided superior cervical ganglia blocks (U-SCGBs) have been proposed to overcome the shortcomings of conventional superior cervical ganglia blocks; however, their clinical utility and pr...

    Authors: Aiko Maeda, Yoji Chikama, Ryudo Tanaka, Masachika Tominaga, Kazuhiro Shirozu and Ken Yamaura
    Citation: JA Clinical Reports 2023 9:21
  6. In patients with Fontan circulation, hemorrhage can cause life-threatening circulatory collapse, since Fontan circulation strongly depends on the preload. Furthermore, parturients with placenta accreta spectru...

    Authors: Eriko Ohsugi, Rie Kato, Yuki Hosokawa and Katsunori Oe
    Citation: JA Clinical Reports 2023 9:20
  7. We report the anesthetic management of an external iliac artery transection in a morbidly obese patient with Klippel-Trenaunay-Weber syndrome (KTWS).

    Authors: Naoki Hirai, Hirotaka Kinoshita, Masato Kitayama, Tetsuya Kushikata and Kazuyoshi Hirota
    Citation: JA Clinical Reports 2023 9:18
  8. Although most patients of eosinophilic granulomatosis with polyangiitis (EGPA) experience a reduction in pain within several weeks to months of the initiation of immunotherapies, some suffer from residual neur...

    Authors: Kumiko Tanabe, Yoko Sugiyama, Noritaka Yoshimura and Shinobu Yamaguchi
    Citation: JA Clinical Reports 2023 9:17
  9. The left ventricular (LV) vent is commonly inserted via the right superior pulmonary vein (RSPV) and directed toward the LV cavity through the mitral valve. We report a rare case in which the tip of the LV ven...

    Authors: Taisuke Kumamoto, Chieko Hiraoka, Kotaro Murakami, Miki Fujita, Yuji Kunitoku and Kiyohiko Kato
    Citation: JA Clinical Reports 2023 9:16
  10. A right-to-left shunt via a patent foramen ovale (PFO) during off-pump coronary artery bypass (OPCAB) may result in difficulties in oxygenation and circulatory management. We herein present a case of a marked ...

    Authors: Yuki Okutomi, Takeyuki Sajima, Atsushi Yasuda and Shigehito Sawamura
    Citation: JA Clinical Reports 2023 9:15
  11. Hypercalcemia crisis is a rare but severe form of hypercalcemia complicated by multiple organ failure. Hypercalcemia crisis due to hyperparathyroidism is commonly caused by a parathyroid tumor, which often req...

    Authors: Yuria Enomoto, Yuko Matsuda, Yusuke Nagamine and Takahisa Goto
    Citation: JA Clinical Reports 2023 9:14
  12. Anesthetic management of pheochromocytoma and paraganglioma with Fontan circulation is challenging for physicians, with attention to cardiovascular physiology.

    Authors: Yuto Tanaka, Makoto Sumie, Takuma Hashimoto, Sayaka Osawa, Yuji Karashima, Tadashi Kandabashi and Ken Yamaura
    Citation: JA Clinical Reports 2023 9:13
  13. Olanexidine glucuronide (Olanedine®), an antiseptic solution may cause skin dermatitis around one week after disinfection. Although removal after the procedure is recommended to avoid skin dermatitis, whether ...

    Authors: Kasumi Boki Yamamoto, Keisuke Fujii, Kazuhiro Mizumoto, Tadashi Tanioku and Tomoyuki Kawamata
    Citation: JA Clinical Reports 2023 9:12
  14. Retropharyngeal dissection is a possible complication during nasotracheal intubation. We report a case of a retropharyngeal dissection extending close to the right common carotid artery occurring while inserti...

    Authors: Aki Okamoto, Yoshitaka Kawaraguchi, Masahide Fujita, Yasunobu Goto and Mitsuru Shimokawa
    Citation: JA Clinical Reports 2023 9:11
  15. Methamphetamine abuse is a serious public health concern and causes various life-threatening disorders including pulmonary arterial hypertension (PAH). Herein, we present the first case report describing the a...

    Authors: Kensuke Oshita, Shin Tokuyama, Shosaburo Jotaki, Michiko Yokomizo and Teruyuki Hiraki
    Citation: JA Clinical Reports 2023 9:10
  16. Postpartum hemolysis, elevated liver enzymes, and low platelet count (HELLP) syndrome is more difficult to treat than HELLP syndrome during pregnancy. We describe a case of postpartum HELLP syndrome that respo...

    Authors: Nana Kojima, Kosuke Kuroda, Makiko Tani, Tomoyuki Kanazawa, Kazuyoshi Shimizu, Jota Maki, Hisashi Masuyama and Hiroshi Morimatsu
    Citation: JA Clinical Reports 2023 9:9
  17. Ondansetron is an antiemetic drug that is useful not only for prevention but also for the treatment of postoperative nausea and vomiting (PONV). We report a rare case of drowsiness in a child after using ondan...

    Authors: Machiko Furuta, Kiyoyuki Miyasaka and Yasuyuki Suzuki
    Citation: JA Clinical Reports 2023 9:8
  18. Insertion of a gastric tube orally may be more difficult than its insertion nasally, and thus, any aid to facilitate its insertion may be useful. Gastric tube insertion guide (Fuji Medical Corporation, Tokyo, ...

    Authors: Shunsuke Saima, Naoi Tsurumachi, Takashi Asai and Yasuhisa Okuda
    Citation: JA Clinical Reports 2023 9:7
  19. Osler-Weber-Rendu syndrome is characterized by mucocutaneous telangiectasia and arteriovenous malformations in organs. Anesthesia for patients with Osler-Weber-Rendu syndrome is challenging due to complication...

    Authors: Toshiharu Hiyoshi, Kazuyoshi Shimizu, Satoshi Kimura, Toshiki Naritani and Hiroshi Morimatsu
    Citation: JA Clinical Reports 2023 9:6
  20. To date, no clinical studies have investigated the relationship between positioning pain and orientation of the lateral decubitus position for hip fracture surgery. The aim of the present study was to test the...

    Authors: Keisuke Yoshida, Itaru Hareyama, Yoshie Noji, Shiori Tanaka, Kazuhiro Watanabe and Satoki Inoue
    Citation: JA Clinical Reports 2023 9:3
  21. In recent years, many reports have indicated that propofol is safe to administer to patients with egg/soybean allergy in Western countries. Egg allergy is more frequent in Asia, but there are limited reports r...

    Authors: Masaki Iwakiri, Reo Inoue and Kanji Uchida
    Citation: JA Clinical Reports 2023 9:1
  22. Transcranial motor-evoked potential (Tc-MEP) monitoring is usually performed during surgeries involving a risk of damaging brain motor areas. However, it involves a risk of bite injuries. We report a case of s...

    Authors: Katsuhiro Matsumoto, Hideyuki Nakagawa and Akira Kitamura
    Citation: JA Clinical Reports 2022 8:101
  23. Postoperative acute exacerbation of interstitial pneumonia has a high mortality rate; however, its treatment methods have not been standardized.

    Authors: Tatsuro Yokoyama, Takahiro Tamura, Harunori Nakashima, Morihide Ando, Koshiro Kikkawa and Ryohei Ito
    Citation: JA Clinical Reports 2022 8:100
  24. Remimazolam is a new ultra-short-acting benzodiazepine, and its sedative effect is prolonged in patients with hepatic impairment. This is the first report of remimazolam anesthesia in a patient with Child-Pugh...

    Authors: Satoshi Uchida, Daiki Takekawa, Eiji Hashiba, Reiko Kudo and Kazuyoshi Hirota
    Citation: JA Clinical Reports 2022 8:99
  25. Although there are reports of recovery of cardiac function after renal transplantation, the feasibility of renal transplantation in patients with low cardiac function remains controversial.

    Authors: Satoko Noguchi, Junichi Saito, Eiji Hashiba and Kazuyoshi Hirota
    Citation: JA Clinical Reports 2022 8:95
  26. Hepatectomy for patients with Fontan circulation consists of high central venous pressure and low pulmonary vascular resistance, and is challenging for physicians.

    Authors: Makoto Sumie, Nozomi Kameyama, Taiki Akasaka, Yuto Tanaka, Taichi Ando, Tadashi Kandabashi, Yuji Karashima and Ken Yamaura
    Citation: JA Clinical Reports 2022 8:94
  27. Anticoagulation using heparin is generally used to prevent thrombus formation during mechanical circulatory support, such as veno-arterial extracorporeal membrane oxygenation (VA-ECMO). However, during the ear...

    Authors: Naoto Kiuchi, Yusuke Seino, Mai Yamamoto, Seidai Katagiri, Shunichi Takagi, Takeshi Nomura and Takahiro Suzuki
    Citation: JA Clinical Reports 2022 8:93
  28. Although chlorhexidine allergy has been shown to be mediated by immunoglobulin (Ig) E, few reports investigated the mechanism of chlorhexidine-induced anaphylaxis using basophil activation tests (BATs).

    Authors: Masaki Orihara, Tomonori Takazawa, Tatsuo Horiuchi, Kazuhiro Nagumo, Noboru Maruyama, Akihiro Tomioka and Shigeru Saito
    Citation: JA Clinical Reports 2022 8:91
  29. Remimazolam is an ultra-short-acting benzodiazepine anesthetic that is antagonized by flumazenil, and it is typically expected to be applied in anesthesia with the purpose of ensuring early postoperative recov...

    Authors: Tsubasa Takemori, Yoshimasa Oyama, Takenori Makino, Seigo Hidaka and Takaaki Kitano
    Citation: JA Clinical Reports 2022 8:86
  30. We report the successful preoperative management of respiratory failure in a patient with a solid giant retroperitoneal tumor with a hemodynamic monitoring system and nasal high-flow therapy (NHFT).

    Authors: Hirotaka Kinoshita, Eiji Hashiba, Satoshi Uchida and Kazuyoshi Hirota
    Citation: JA Clinical Reports 2022 8:85
  31. Intractable chronic pain, as well as motor, sensory, and autonomic neuropathy, significantly reduces the quality of life of brachial plexus avulsion (BPA) patients. We report the successful application of cerv...

    Authors: Yoji Chikama, Aiko Maeda, Ryudo Tanaka, Masachika Tominaga, Kazuhiro Shirozu and Ken Yamaura
    Citation: JA Clinical Reports 2022 8:84