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1Molecular Biology of ErythropoietinInternal Medicine2004316
2Role of Adipocytokines on the Pathogenesis of Atherosclerosis in Visceral Obesity.Internal Medicine1999306
3Mechanisms of Tubulointerstitial Injury in the Kidney: Final Common Pathways to End-stage Renal FailureInternal Medicine2004294
4Acute Lung Injury ReviewInternal Medicine2009260
5McCune-Albright Syndrome with Acromegaly and Fibrous Dysplasia Associated with the GNAS Gene Mutation Identified by Sensitive PNA-clamping MethodInternal Medicine2007257
6The JRS Guidelines for the Management of Community-acquired Pneumonia in Adults:An Update and New RecommendationsInternal Medicine2006227
7Coronary Spasm: Clinical Features and Pathogenesis.Internal Medicine1997222
8Optimal Intensity of International Normalized Ratio in Warfarin Therapy for Secondary Prevention of Stroke in Patients with Non-valvular Atrial Fibrillation.Internal Medicine2001211
9Geographic Differences in Gastric Cancer Incidence Can be Explained by Differences between Helicobacter pylori StrainsInternal Medicine2008197
10Involvement of Hypoxia-Inducible Factor 1 in Human Cancer.Internal Medicine2002187
11Hypoxic Hepatopathy: Pathophysiology and PrognosisInternal Medicine2007186
12Juvenile Muscular Atrophy of Distal Upper Extremity (Hirayama Disease).Internal Medicine2000182
13Epstein-Barr Virus Infections of the Central Nervous System.Internal Medicine2003175
14Clinical Characteristics of 852 Patients with Subacute Thyroiditis before TreatmentInternal Medicine2008170
15Apoptosis in Autoimmune Diseases.Internal Medicine2001162
16Meta-analysis: Total Parenteral Nutrition Versus Total Enteral Nutrition in Predicted Severe Acute PancreatitisInternal Medicine2012160
17Long-term Outcome of Autoimmune Pancreatitis after Oral Prednisolone TherapyInternal Medicine2006154
18Effect of Neutrophil Elastase Inhibitor (Sivelestat Sodium) in the Treatment of Acute Lung Injury (ALI) and Acute Respiratory Distress Syndrome (ARDS): A Systematic Review and Meta-AnalysisInternal Medicine2010145
19Incidence of Malignancies in Patients with IgG4-related DiseaseInternal Medicine2014145
20Relationships between Disease Progression and Serum Levels of Lipid, Urate, Creatinine and Ferritin in Japanese Patients with Amyotrophic Lateral Sclerosis: A Cross-Sectional StudyInternal Medicine2012143
21Inflammatory Cytokines, Adiponectin, Insulin Resistance and Metabolic Control after Periodontal Intervention in Patients with Type 2 Diabetes and Chronic PeriodontitisInternal Medicine2011141
22Registry of 919 Patients with Thrombotic Microangiopathies across Japan: Database of Nara Medical University during 1998-2008Internal Medicine2010138
23Waist/Height Ratio as A Simple and Useful Predictor of Coronary Heart Disease Risk Factors in Women.Internal Medicine1995137
24A Technique for the Measurement of Visceral Fat by Ultrasonography: Comparison of Measurements by Ultrasonography and Computed TomographyInternal Medicine2005135
25Endoplasmic Reticulum Stress and Diabetes Mellitus.Internal Medicine2003133
26Japanese Lung Cancer Research Trends and Performance in Science Citation IndexInternal Medicine2010130
27Pulmonary Tumor Thrombotic Microangiopathy: A Clinical Analysis of 30 Autopsy CasesInternal Medicine2013128
28Localized Amyloidosis at the Site of Repeated Insulin Injection in a Diabetic PatientInternal Medicine2010125
29Circulating MicroRNAs are Promising Novel Biomarkers of Acute Myocardial InfarctionInternal Medicine2011125
30Influence of Erythropoietin Treatment on Hemoglobin A1c Levels in Patients with Chronic Renal Failure on Hemodialysis.Internal Medicine1998124
31Anti-HBs-Positive Liver Failure Due to Hepatitis B Virus Reactivation Induced by RituximabInternal Medicine2006124
32Graves' Ophthalmopathy: Epidemiology and Natural HistoryInternal Medicine2014124
33Serum Butyrylcholinesterase is Strongly Associated with Adiposity, the Serum Lipid Profile and Insulin ResistanceInternal Medicine2007122
34Clinical and Pathological Findings of Interstitial Lung Disease Patients with Anti-Aminoacyl-tRNA Synthetase AutoantibodiesInternal Medicine2010121
35IgG4-Associated Prostatitis Complicating Autoimmune PancreatitisInternal Medicine2006120
36Open-label Compassionate Use One Year-treatment with Pirfenidone to Patients with Chronic Pulmonary Fibrosis.Internal Medicine2002118
37Exacerbation of Idiopathic Interstitial Pneumonias Associated with Lung Cancer TherapyInternal Medicine2009116
38Glomerular and Serum IgG Subclasses in Diffuse Proliferative Lupus Nephritis, Membranous Lupus Nephritis, and Idiopathic Membranous Nephropathy.Internal Medicine2002115
39Interleukin-13 but Not Interleukin-4 Prolongs Eosinophil Survival and Induces Eosinophil Chemotaxis.Internal Medicine1997112
40Nasal CPAP Improves the Quality of Life and Lessens the Depressive Symptoms in Patients with Obstructive Sleep Apnea SyndromeInternal Medicine2005112
41Features of Hepatitis E Virus Infection in JapanInternal Medicine2003111
42Lymphoplasmacytic Infiltration of Multiple Organs with Immunoreactivity for IgG4: IgG4related Systemic DiseaseInternal Medicine2006111
43Idiopathic Systemic Capillary Leak Syndrome(SCLS): Case Report and Systematic Review of Cases Reported in the Last 16 yearsInternal Medicine2007111
44Serial Changes of Elevated Serum IgG4 Levels in IgG4-related Systemic DiseaseInternal Medicine2011110
45Emphysematous Cystitis: A Review of the LiteratureInternal Medicine2014109
46Obstructive Nephropathy.Internal Medicine2000107
47Risk of Falls in Alzheimer's Disease: A Prospective StudyInternal Medicine2005107
48Pancreatic Cancer Associated with Autoimmune Pancreatitis in RemissionInternal Medicine2008105
49Etiology and Factors Contributing to the Severity and Mortality of Community-acquired PneumoniaInternal Medicine2013105
50Necrotizing FasciitisInternal Medicine2010104