Mitsuo Ochi

Mitsuo Ochi
Hiroshima University | HU · Department of Orthopaedic Surgery

Doctor of Medicine

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Introduction
Mitsuo Ochi currently works at the Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Hiroshima University. Mitsuo does research in Orthopedic Surgery. Their most recent publication is 'Can arthroscopic Bankart repairs using suture anchors restore equivalent stability to open repairs in the management of traumatic anterior shoulder dislocation? A meta-analysis'.

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Background Knee joint distraction (KJD) has received much attention as a joint preserving surgery, especially in young patients with advanced knee osteoarthritis (OA). Methods This study included 16 patients with advanced knee OA who underwent KJD combined with marrow stimulating techniques and were followed up for more than 2 years. The patients’...
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In baseball players, a high degree of functional recovery is required for the treatment of fractures in the distal interphalangeal (DIP) joint, especially on the throwing side. While dynamic external fixation is a useful treatment option to restore the joint function, existing external fixators are too large for use on DIP joints. Three cases of DI...
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Postoperative anterior and rotational stability are still controversial when compared with single-bundle (SB) and double-bundle (DB) anterior cruciate ligament (ACL) reconstruction. This study aimed to compare the central anatomical SB and anatomical DB ACL reconstruction in intraoperative knee kinematics during continuous knee flexion-extension. A...
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Background/objective: There is controversy regarding the biomechanical function of the anteromedial (AM) and posterolateral (PL) bundles in isolated tibiofemoral rotation during double-bundle anterior cruciate ligament (ACL) reconstruction. This study aimed to evaluate the biomechanical function of the AM and PL bundles of the ACL using a computer...
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Introduction: To investigate the efficacy of the transplantation of autologous bone marrow-derived mesenchymal stem cells (BMSCs) under arthroscopy with microfracture (MFX) compared with microfracture alone. Methods: Eleven patients with a symptomatic articular cartilage defect of the knee were included in the study. They were randomized to rece...
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Distal femoral fractures should be treated without disturbing knee or lower extremity function. Therefore, it is important to consider all treatment options according to the patient’s age, fracture type, level of adjacent soft tissue injuries, and risk of complications. For many years, nonsurgical treatment was the gold standard. More recently, int...
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Background In rotator cuff tears, some cases become asymptomatic with nonsurgical treatment, others remain symptomatic. The purpose of this study was to identify factors associated with pain in nonsurgically treated rotator cuff tears using magnetic resonance imaging (MRI). Methods In total, 108 shoulders diagnosed with supraspinatus (SSP) tendon...
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Purpose: Choosing a therapeutic cell source for osteochondral repair remains a challenge. The present study investigated coculturing mesenchymal stem cells (MSCs) from different sources to provide an improved therapeutic cell option for osteochondral repair. Methods: Dutch and Japanese white rabbits were used in this study, the first for isolati...
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Aim Mesenchymal stem cells (MSCs) have several properties that may support their use as an early treatment option for osteoarthritis (OA). This study investigated the role of multiple injections of allogeneic bone marrow-derived stem cells (BMSCs) to alleviate the progression of osteoarthritic changes in the various structures of the mature rabbit...
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Impact statement: This study is very important for a preclinical assessment of the safety and quality of magnetically labeled mesenchymal stem cells (MSCs) for use in cartilage repair. The findings of this study show that magnetic labeling with an appropriate density of magnetic particles has no harmful effects on the safety and quality of MSCs.
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Aims The aim of this study was to report the long-term results of rotational acetabular osteotomy (RAO) for symptomatic hip dysplasia in patients aged younger than 21 years at the time of surgery. Patients and Methods We evaluated 31 patients (37 hips) aged younger than 21 years at the time of surgery retrospectively. There were 29 female and two...
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Attempts have been made to visualize tumor cells intraoperatively with fluorescence guidance. However, the clear demarcation and complete tumor resection have always been a challenging task. To address this, we have developed a novel fluorescence bioimaging system with vesicular stomatitis virus (VSV) incorporating Katushka, near‐infrared fluoresce...
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Magnetic targeting is a cell delivery system using the magnetic labeling of cells and the magnetic field; it has been developed for minimally invasive cell transplantation. Cell transplantation with both minimal invasiveness and high efficacy on tissue repair can be achieved by this system. Magnetic targeting has been applied for the transplantatio...
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Background: The current standard of chemotherapy response evaluation holds the most important prognostic factor to be the histological assessment of the tumor necrosis of the excised lesion, but the major challenge is to find an early prognostic factor that will allow the adjuvant treatment regimen to be adjusted. The objective of this systematic...
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Background We performed arthroscopic rotator cuff repair (ARCR) combined with miniopen supraspinatus and infraspinatus muscle advancement for massive rotator cuff tears (RCTs) to decrease tension at the repair site with the goal of reduction of the failure rate. We evaluated the clinical outcomes and failure rate after this procedure. Methods This...
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Study design: Prospective observational study. Purpose: This prospective analysis aimed to evaluate the efficacy and bone-bonding rate of hybrid hydroxyapatite (HA) spacers in expansive laminoplasty. Overview of literature: Various types of spacers or plates have been developed for expansive laminoplasty. Methods: Expansive open-door laminop...
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To investigate the relationship between endoplasmic reticulum (ER) stress mediated by old astrocyte specifically induced substance (OASIS) and astrogliosis in spinal cord injury (SCI). SCI models were established using adult male mice deficient for OASIS and C57BL/6 (wild-type mice) mice. After SCI, recovery and astrogliosis were examined in the mi...
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Background: Dynamic external fixation is a useful treatment option for unstable fracture-dislocations of the proximal interphalangeal (PIP) joint, because it simultaneously reduces axial pressure load on the joint surface, maintains congruent joint reduction, and permits early joint motion. However, most current devices are large, hindering finger...
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Background: Although surgical biopsy has historically been considered to be the standard diagnostic biopsy for soft tissue and bone sarcomas, recent literature suggests that percutaneous core needle biopsy yields similar results. Therefore, an evaluation of the exact diagnostic accuracy and associated influential variables of core needle biopsy th...
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Background: Recently, arthroscopic Bankart repairs have become much more popular than open repairs for the treatment of recurrent anterior shoulder instability. However, it is unclear whether the modern arthroscopic Bankart repairs using suture anchors could restore equivalent stability to open repairs. We conducted a meta-analysis to compare arth...
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Purpose: Computed tomography osteoabsorptiometry (CTO) is a method to analyze the stress distribution in joints by measuring the subchondral bone density. The purpose of this study was to evaluate the bone mineralization changes of the glenoid in shoulders with rotator cuff tears by CTO and to evaluate whether rotator cuff tears are associated wit...
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Current treatment algorithms for stable juvenile osteochondritis dissecans (JOCD) of the knee have not been established. For arthroscopically stable lesion, in-situ arthroscopic fixation with bioabsorbable pins was introduced as a more desirable approach because of less surgical morbidity and faster recovery. However, there is a paucity of literatu...
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Sarcomas are associated with a high incidence of lung metastasis, which leads to a high risk of cancer death. This study was performed to explore the pre-clinical theranostic potential of a novel fully functional recombinant vesicular stomatitis virus carrying imaging gene Katushka (rVSV-K), as virotherapy and circulating tumor cells (CTCs) detecti...
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Purpose: A new cell delivery system using magnetic force, termed magnetic targeting, was developed for the accumulation of locally injected cells in a lesion. The aim of this study was to assess the safety and efficacy of mesenchymal stem cell (MSC) magnetic targeting in patients with a focal articular cartilage defect in the knee. Methods: MSC...
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Aims: To investigate the risk factors for progression of articular cartilage damage after anatomical anterior cruciate ligament (ACL) reconstruction. Patients and methods: A total of 174 patients who underwent second-look arthroscopic evaluation after anatomical ACL reconstruction were enrolled in this study. The graded condition of the articula...
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Old astrocyte specifically induced substance (OASIS) is an endoplasmic reticulum (ER) stress transducer specifically expressed in astrocytes and osteoblasts. OASIS regulates the differentiation of neural precursor cells into astrocytes in the central nervous system. This study aimed to elucidate the involvement of ER stress responses stimulated via...
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Introduction There are several case reports of nerve palsy caused by ganglions arising from the hip joint. We herein report the arthroscopic treatment of a patient who presented with femoral numbness due to the compression of the femoral nerve by a ganglion of the hip joint. Case Report A 61-year-old man presented with a 3-month history of increas...
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Introduction: The clinical entity of cervical spondylotic amyotrophy (CSA) is characterized by severe muscle atrophy in the upper extremities with insignificant sensory deficits in patients with cervical spondylosis. However, the pathogenesis of CSA is still unclear. Methods: We assessed electrophysiological motor conduction through the corticospin...
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The aim of this study was to investigate the effect of finger-tip touch on the somatosensory cortex under mirror imaging conditions. Magnetoencephalographic recordings of somatosensory-evoked field responses to mechanical tactile stimulation of the index finger in both hands were obtained for the right-handed healthy participants as part of the fol...
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Cartilage regeneration treatments using stem cells are associated with problems due to the cell source and the difficulty of delivering the cells to the cartilage defect. We consider labeled induced pluripotent stem (iPS) cells to be an ideal source of cells for tissue regeneration, and if iPS cells could be delivered only into cartilage defects, i...
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Multilineage-differentiating stress-enduring (Muse) cells are stage-specific embryonic antigen-3 (SSEA-3) positive cells existing in mesenchymal stem cell (MSC) populations. Muse cells have the pluripotency to differentiate into all germ layers as embryonic stem cells. In this study, we aimed to investigate the efficacy of Muse cell transplantation...
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Hip dysplasia is a common cause of secondary osteoarthritis. To prevent the early onset of secondary osteoarthritis, rotational acetabular osteotomy has been proposed1. Description: The approach combines the anterior iliofemoral and posterior approaches through a single skin incision. The pubic bone is cut independently, and the ilium and ischium...
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Aims: Our aim was to evaluate the radiographic characteristics of patients undergoing total hip arthroplasty (THA) for the potential of posterior bony impingement using CT simulations. Patients and methods: Virtual CT data from 112 patients who underwent THA were analysed. There were 40 men and 72 women. Their mean age was 59.1 years (41 to 76)....
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Quality evaluation of mesenchymal stem cells (MSCs) based on efficacy would be helpful for their clinical application. In this study, we aimed to find the factors of human bone marrow MSCs relating to cartilage repair. The expression profiles of humoral factors, messenger RNAs (mRNAs), and microRNAs (miRNAs) were analyzed in human bone marrow MSCs...
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Background: The purpose of this study was to evaluate bone tunnel changes following anterior cruciate ligament (ACL) reconstruction during the early postoperative period using computed tomography (CT), and to understand the impact of postoperative immobilization on these changes. Methods: Twenty patients who underwent double-bundle ACL reconstru...
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Objectives: The objective of this study was to investigate the therapeutic effect of peripheral blood mononuclear cells (PBMNCs) treated with quality and quantity control culture (QQ-culture) to expand and fortify angiogenic cells on the acceleration of fracture healing. Methods: Human PBMNCs were cultured for seven days with the QQ-culture meth...
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Purpose: This cadaveric study aimed to elucidate PCL morphology by observing the anatomical relationship with other structures and the fibre layers of the PCL in cross section for remnant preserving PCL reconstruction. Methods: Seventeen fresh-frozen cadaveric knees were studied, using the clock-face method to analyse the anatomical relationship...
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Importance Several studies have shown a statistically significant decrease in proprioceptive function in anterior cruciate ligament (ACL)-deficient knees. The effects of ACL reconstruction on knee proprioception have continued to be a matter of debate. Objective The main aim of this review was to verify whether there is impaired proprioceptive fun...
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The WP9QY peptide (W9) consists of nine amino acids. It binds to RANKL and blocks RANKL-induced increases in bone resorption and osteoclastogenesis. W9 has a unique effect on the coupling mechanism between osteoclasts and osteoblasts, which promotes bone formation while working to suppress bone resorption. In this study, with the aim of clinical ap...
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Hip dysplasia is the most common cause of secondary osteoarthritis (OA). To prevent the early onset of secondary OA, Nishio's transposition osteotomy, Steel's triple osteotomy, Eppright's dial osteotomy, Wagner's spherical acetabular osteotomy, Tagawa's rotational acetabular osteotomy (RAO), and Ganz' periacetabular osteotomy (PAO) have been propos...
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The histological examination of the tumor necrosis upon surgery remains the most reliable prognostic factor for osteosarcoma. However, the detection of more early prognostic factors is desirable in order to increase the survival rates and decrease the risk rates for iatrogenic toxicity. The purpose of the current systematic review and meta-analysis...
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Articular cartilage has the ability to absorb stress, create low friction and high resistance to wear, which provide smooth joint movement and weight-bearing capabilities. To enable these special properties, cartilage has a peculiar structure. Articular cartilage is composed of a small number of chondrocytes and extracellular matrix (ECM). Chondroc...
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The menisci are vital components of a healthy knee. Meniscal injuries are frequent, and their complete healing is a clinical challenge. Biologics have been studied extensively to investigate their roles and effects to augment tissue healing. This chapter aims to describe the clinical application technique of autologous bone marrow-derived fibrin cl...
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Spinal nerve sheath tumors are well known to typically originate from dorsal sensory nerve roots. However, it is difficult to anatomically identify the origin in the case of cauda equina tumors. In this study, we aimed to ascertain whether a cauda equina nerve root removed with a nerve sheath tumor was a motor nerve using acetylcholinesterase (AchE...
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Objective: The aim of this study was to evaluate an intraarticular injection of different doses of autologous mesenchymal stem cells (MSCs) for improving repair of midterm osteochondral defect. Design: At 4 weeks postoperative marrow stimulation model bilaterally (3 mm diameter; 4 mm depth) in the medial femoral condyle, autologous MSCs were inj...
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Engineered cell-sheets fabricated using temperature-responsive culture dishes are now available in the clinical setting. Engineered chondrocyte cell-sheets are used in clinical trials for treating focal articular cartilage defects. However, the efficacy of engineered chondrocyte cell-sheets for treating diffusely degenerated articular cartilage rem...
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Dislocation of the posterior tibial tendon is an uncommon condition. Although surgery is usually performed in most cases of posterior tibial tendon dislocation, postoperative repeat dislocation of the posterior tibial tendon has not been reported in the published data. We report the case of a 27-year-old male patient who experienced repeat dislocat...
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Histologically conventional osteosarcoma, once metastasized to the lung, generally causes a rapid and fatal outcome. Osteosarcoma metastasis to the gastrointestinal tract is extremely rare. We report herein a case of osteoblastic osteosarcoma with exceptionally unique features: sporadic lung metastases and delayed metastases to the stomach and the...
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Objectives: Regenerative medicine is an emerging field aimed at the repair and regeneration of various tissues. To this end, cytokines (CKs), growth factors (GFs), and stem/progenitor cells have been applied in this field. However, obtaining and preparing these candidates requires invasive, costly, and time-consuming procedures. We hypothesised th...
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The presence of circulating tumor cells (CTCs) in peripheral blood offers a useful prognostic factor and tool for measuring the effects of treatment for various carcinomas. We attempted to detect viable CTCs in peripheral blood from sarcoma patients using a telomerase-specific viral agent. We examined correlations between numbers of CTCs and other...
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Endothelial progenitor cells (EPCs) derived from bone marrow and blood can differentiate into endothelial cells and promote neovascularization. In addition, EPCs are a promising cell source for the repair of various types of vascularized tissues and have been used in animal experiments and clinical trials for tissue repair. In this review, we focus...
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In proportion as more detailed understanding of ACL anatomy, more researches have focused on the diagnosis and treatment of symptomatic partial ACL tears. Partial ACL ruptures have been recognized for many years. In ACL reconstruction, preserving the remaining bundle of the ACL in cases of partial ACL injury may have several advantages. Controversy...