Yu Suganami
Okayama University
Internal medicineMDA5AntibodyDermatologyNeurologyImmunologyMuscle weaknessCombination therapyGERDPneumomediastinumAutoimmune hepatitisInterstitial lung diseaseAmiodaronemyalgiaDermatomyositisDiseaseBacteremiaMEDLINEPneumonitisLactobacillusMELANOMA DIFFERENTIATION-ASSOCIATED GENE 5Chronic thyroiditisAutoimmune Polyglandular SyndromeOral prednisoloneRectal carcinomaDepression scaleIn patientLong periodIntravenous cyclophosphamideRefluxColorectal cancerDiabetes mellitusOrthopedic surgeryMedicineGastroenterology
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#1Yu Suganami (Okayama University)H-Index: 1
#2Kosuke Oka (Okayama University)H-Index: 2
Last. Fumio Otsuka (Okayama University)H-Index: 35
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To clarify the potential relevance of patients' chief complaints at a general medicine department to their self-rating depression scale (SDS) and frequency scale for symptoms of gastroesophageal reflux disease (GERD) (FSSG) scores, we analyzed data of 478 patients who visited our general medicine department. The chief complaints (553 symptoms of 447 patients) were categorized into major symptom-based groups: respiratory (31%), circulatory (3%), gastrointestinal (GI) tract (26%), neurology (8%), ...
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#1Tomoyo Mifune-Morioka (Okayama University)
#2Haruhito A. Uchida (Okayama University)H-Index: 15
Last. Jun WadaH-Index: 63
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Eight years prior to her present admission, a 61-year-old Japanese woman was diagnosed with autoimmune hepatitis, slowly progressive insulin-dependent diabetes mellitus, and chronic thyroiditis; she had been treated with oral prednisolone (PSL). After she suddenly discontinued PSL, she newly developed systemic lupus erythematosus. A combination therapy of oral PSL and intravenous cyclophosphamide resulted in remission. She was finally diagnosed with autoimmune polyglandular syndrome (APS) type 3...
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#1Kenji YamazakiH-Index: 1
Last. Masayuki KishidaH-Index: 11
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We report a case of a woman with typical dermatomyositis (DM) with skin manifestations, severe myalgia and muscle weakness complicated by interstitial lung disease (ILD) and pneumomediastinum. Pneumomediastinum persisted despite treatment with immunosuppressive therapy (steroids and cyclosporine). After the test for anti-melanoma differentiation-associated gene 5 (MDA5) antibody came out positive, we doubled the cyclosporine dose and her condition improved. Despite typical clinical features of D...
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