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  1. 5-Aminolevulinic acid (5-ALA) is useful as a photodynamic agent, but its use commonly leads to hypotension. Although avoiding a mean arterial pressure (MAP) < 60 mmHg is important, the incidence of MAP < 60 mm...

    Authors: Tomoaki Yatabe, Takashi Karashima, Motohiko Kume, Yu Kawanishi, Hideo Fukuhara, Tetsuya Ueba, Keiji Inoue, Yoshiyasu Okuhara and Masataka Yokoyama

    Citation: JA Clinical Reports 2020 6:35

    Content type: Original article

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  2. Landiolol hydrochloride reduces the incidence of perioperative atrial fibrillation (AF) in cardiac surgery; however, little evidence is available regarding its effects in other types of surgery, including esop...

    Authors: Yoshitaka Aoki, Yohei Kawasaki, Kazuki Ide, Yuichiro Shimizu, Shinsuke Sato and Junichiro Yokoyama

    Citation: JA Clinical Reports 2020 6:34

    Content type: Clinical Research Article

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  3. Trousseau’s syndrome, also known as cancer-associated thrombosis, has several perioperative considerations, including the timing of surgery, anticoagulant therapy, and anesthetic technique. While appropriate a...

    Authors: Yasuhiro Watanabe, Kayoko Matsunuma and Toru Kaneda

    Citation: JA Clinical Reports 2020 6:32

    Content type: Case report

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  4. A mitral cleft may be an important etiological factor for significant mitral regurgitation. We diagnose an additional cleft mitral valve by a combination of 2-dimensional (2-D) and 3-dimensional (3-D) echocard...

    Authors: Kazuto Miyata and Sayaka Shigematsu

    Citation: JA Clinical Reports 2020 6:30

    Content type: Case report

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  5. Associated laryngeal paralysis is a clinical condition merged with other cranial nerve disorders associated with vocal cord paralysis. It is a rare complication in patients after general anesthesia. Here, we r...

    Authors: Kyotaro Koshika, Takashi Ouchi, Ryohei Serita and Toshiya Koitabashi

    Citation: JA Clinical Reports 2020 6:29

    Content type: Case report

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  6. Spinal muscular atrophy (SMA) is a genetic disease characterized by degeneration of the spinal cord, resulting in progressive muscle atrophy. Recently, nusinersen has been approved for treating SMA, which shou...

    Authors: Sayo Nakao, Shinichi Yamada, Katsuya Tsuda, Taishi Yokomizo, Teruyuki Sato, Shuichi Tanoue and Teruyuki Hiraki

    Citation: JA Clinical Reports 2020 6:28

    Content type: Case report

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  7. There have been only few reports on butylscopolamine-induced anaphylaxis despite its global usage as an anticholinergic agent for approximately 70 years. We present a case of anaphylaxis caused by butylscopola...

    Authors: Toshie Shiraishi, Mitsuyo Nakamura, Tatsuo Horiuchi and Tomonori Takazawa

    Citation: JA Clinical Reports 2020 6:26

    Content type: Case report

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  8. Postherpetic itch has not commonly received attention as a complication of herpes zoster because pain predominates over itch in most patients with herpes zoster. Most cases of postherpetic itch are mild; howev...

    Authors: Nobuhiro Shimada, Yasunori Niwa, Kunihisa Hotta, Takashi Igarashi and Mamoru Takeuchi

    Citation: JA Clinical Reports 2020 6:24

    Content type: Case report

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  9. Cancer is a risk factor for perioperative deep venous thrombosis and pulmonary embolism (DVT/PE). However, there is a paucity of data on non-malignant digestive diseases. In this study, we aimed to investigate...

    Authors: Hitomi Otsuka, Makoto Izumi, Eriko Ota and Noriaki Mochizuki

    Citation: JA Clinical Reports 2020 6:22

    Content type: Clinical Research Article

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  10. Catecholaminergic polymorphic ventricular tachycardia (CPVT) is a fatal cardiac ion channelopathy that causes sudden unexpected death in the young.

    Authors: Keisuke Omiya, Kazuha Mitsui and Takashi Matsukawa

    Citation: JA Clinical Reports 2020 6:16

    Content type: Case report

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  11. Although neurologic sequela is a recognized complication after interscalene brachial plexus block (ISB), there is a paucity of information on how severe and persistent neuropathy occurs and develops.

    Authors: Hisashi Shio, Shinichi Sakura, Akihiro Motooka, Yasuo Sakai and Yoji Saito

    Citation: JA Clinical Reports 2020 6:15

    Content type: Case report

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  12. The Editor-in-Chief has retracted this article [1]. The ethics committee approval was granted for an observational study and the need for patient consent was waived. However, the study design described is a ra...

    Authors: Takeshi Suzuki, Takuya Kurazumi, Tomomi Ueda, Hiromasa Nagata, Takashige Yamada, Shizuko Kosugi, Saori Hashiguchi, Koichi Ito and Hiroshi Morisaki

    Citation: JA Clinical Reports 2020 6:13

    Content type: Retraction Note

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    The original article was published in JA Clinical Reports 2017 3:36

  13. Wilms’ tumor with hyperreninemia may result in critical cardiovascular decompensation. We report a case of severe hypertensive heart failure followed by tumor resection in a 3-month-old infant with Wilms’ tumor.

    Authors: Hiroko Miura, Shin Kawana, Shigekazu Sugino, Chika Kikuchi and Masanori Yamauchi

    Citation: JA Clinical Reports 2020 6:12

    Content type: Case report

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  14. Studies reporting on perianesthetic death and anesthesia-related death are limited. The present study aimed to assess the incidence of perianesthetic death and its relation to anesthesia and to describe the pa...

    Authors: Mariko Sato, Mitsuru Ida, Yusuke Naito and Masahiko Kawaguchi

    Citation: JA Clinical Reports 2020 6:8

    Content type: Original article

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  15. As both APTT and APTT-based coagulation method cannot distinguish heparin effect from intrinsic coagulation factor deficiency, we implemented thromboelastography (TEG) for the coagulation assessment in a patie...

    Authors: Kazuki Sato, Nobuyuki Katori, Yoshifumi Suga, Shuya Kiyama and Shoichi Uezono

    Citation: JA Clinical Reports 2020 6:7

    Content type: Case report

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  16. Plastic bronchitis (PB) is a complication of Fontan surgery, results in the formation of mucus plug in the tracheobronchial tree, causing potentially fatal airway obstruction. We report critical airway emergen...

    Authors: Hirofumi Nakamoto, Satoru Kayama, Mae Harada, Takahiro Honjo, Kinuko Kubota and Shigehito Sawamura

    Citation: JA Clinical Reports 2020 6:6

    Content type: Case report

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  17. Echocardiography vector flow mapping can assess dynamic flow to treat congenital heart diseases. We evaluated intracardiac flow, energy loss, left ventricular output kinetic energy, and energetic performance i...

    Authors: Atsushi Kainuma, Koichi Akiyama, Yoshifumi Naito, Kazuma Hayase, Hisayuki Hongu, Keiichi Itatani, Masaaki Yamagishi and Teiji Sawa

    Citation: JA Clinical Reports 2020 6:5

    Content type: Case report

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  18. Surgical drainage and antimicrobial therapy are the most accepted empirical treatments for spinal epidural abscess. However, surgery may not be indicated when patient’s general health condition is poor. Percut...

    Authors: Masashi Fujii, Tsutomu Shirakawa, Nobuaki Shime and Yasuyo Kawabata

    Citation: JA Clinical Reports 2020 6:4

    Content type: Case report

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  19. Heparin-induced thrombocytopenia type II (HIT II) is a rare, immune-mediated complication of heparin therapy and can cause life-threatening thromboembolism. However, perioperative anticoagulation therapy for p...

    Authors: Shuji Kawamoto, Eriko Kusudo and Kazuhiko Fukuda

    Citation: JA Clinical Reports 2020 6:3

    Content type: Case report

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  20. Placenta accreta is a major cause of massive obstetric hemorrhage during cesarean section. In recent years, pregnancy by in vitro fertilization-embryo transfer has been reported as a risk factor for placenta a...

    Authors: Mai Ito, Kensuke Oshita, Kazuyuki Tanaka, Masato Hara and Teruyuki Hiraki

    Citation: JA Clinical Reports 2020 6:2

    Content type: Case report

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  21. Heated, humidified, high-flow nasal cannula (HHFNC) oxygen therapy allows optimal humidification of inspired gas at high flows and creates a distending pressure similar to nasal continuous positive airway pres...

    Authors: Shota Sonobe, Satoki Inoue, Tadashi Nishiwada, Junji Egawa and Masahiko Kawaguchi

    Citation: JA Clinical Reports 2019 5:85

    Content type: Case report

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  22. Anaphylactic shock during pregnancy is a rare but life-threatening event for both the mother and the newborn.

    Authors: Miyuki Takahashi, Kunihisa Hotta, Soichiro Inoue, Tomonori Takazawa, Tatsuo Horiuchi, Takashi Igarashi and Mamoru Takeuchi

    Citation: JA Clinical Reports 2019 5:84

    Content type: Case report

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  23. Bleeding and carbon dioxide (CO2) gas embolism have been reported as serious complications associated with laparoscopic surgery. We present a case of cerebral infarction presumably caused by CO2 gas embolism duri...

    Authors: Atsushi Kobayashi, Kazuhiro Shirozu, Yuji Karashima, Katsuyuki Matsushita and Ken Yamaura

    Citation: JA Clinical Reports 2019 5:82

    Content type: Case report

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  24. Neuromuscular blocking agents are frequently a cause of anaphylaxis that occurs in the perioperative period, and a skin prick test is an examination for definite diagnosis.

    Authors: Kanako Takahashi, Satoru Tanaka, Masanori Watanabe and Michiaki Yamakage

    Citation: JA Clinical Reports 2019 5:81

    Content type: Case report

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  25. The patient state index (PSI) is a parameter of a four-channel electroencephalography (EEG)-derived variable used to assess the depth of anesthesia. A PSI value of 25–50 indicates adequate state of hypnosis, a...

    Authors: Shihoko Iwata, Michiyoshi Sanuki and Makoto Ozaki

    Citation: JA Clinical Reports 2019 5:80

    Content type: Case report

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  26. Sodium-channel myotonia (SCM) is a nondystrophic myotonia, characterized by pure myotonia without muscle weakness or paramyotonia. The prevalence of skeletal muscle channelopathies is approximately 1 in 100,00...

    Authors: Naohisa Matsumoto, Rei Nishimoto, Yoshikazu Matsuoka, Yoshimasa Takeda and Hiroshi Morimatsu

    Citation: JA Clinical Reports 2019 5:77

    Content type: Case report

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  27. Modified electroconvulsive therapy (m-ECT) is utilized worldwide as an effective treatment for drug-resistant psychiatric disorders. However, during m-ECT, treatment of hypotension and hypertension in response...

    Authors: Riho Nakayama, Takuya Yoshida, Norihiko Obata and Satoshi Mizobuchi

    Citation: JA Clinical Reports 2019 5:76

    Content type: Case report

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  28. Wilson’s disease is a rare autosomal recessive disorder affecting copper metabolism, which presents liver and brain dysfunction caused by abnormal copper accumulation. We report a patient who showed exacerbati...

    Authors: Kana Saito, Eiko Onishi, Jun Itagaki, Noriko Toda, Azusa Haitani and Masanori Yamauchi

    Citation: JA Clinical Reports 2019 5:75

    Content type: Case report

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  29. 5-Aminolevulinic acid (5-ALA) is utilized for photodynamic diagnosis-assisted (PDD) surgery. However, it has been associated with vasodilation, hence, occasional hypotension.

    Authors: Tohru Shiratori, Kunihisa Hotta, Masaaki Satoh, Chiaki Kiuchi, Noriyuki Ogawa and Takayuki Kamigaito

    Citation: JA Clinical Reports 2019 5:74

    Content type: Case report

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