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Japanese physician, born May 21, 1921; died February 2, 2003.


  • Bacon F. Chow, Jack P. Gilbert, Kunio Okuda, and Charles Rosenblum:
    The Urinary Excretion Test for Absorption of Vitamin B12: I. Reproducibility of results and agewise variation.
    The American Journal of Clinical Nutrition, Bethesda, 1956, 4: 142-146.
  • Bacon F. Chow, William L. Williams, Kunio Okuda, and Ralph Grasbeck:
    The Urinary Excretion Test for Absorption of Vitamin B12: II. Effect of crude and purified intrinsic factor preparation.
    The American Journal of Clinical Nutrition, 1956, 4: 147-150.
  • Bacon F. Chow, Andrew Horonick, and Kunio Okuda:
    Effect of an Elixir on the Absorption of Vitamin B12 by Healthy Young and Old Subjects. The American Journal of Clinical Nutrition, 1956, 4: 434-439.
  • Kunio Okuda, Andre E. Helliger, and Bacon F. Chow:
    Vitamin B12 Serum Level and Pregnancy.
    The American Journal of Clinical Nutrition, 1956, 4: 440-443.
  • Kunio Okuda:
    Vitamin B12 absorption in rats, studied by a ‘loop’ technique.
    American Journal of Physiology, Washington, 1960, 199: 84-90.
  • Victor Tantengco, Kunio Okuda, and Bacon F. Chow:
    Effect of Repeated Urinary Excretion Test of Vitamin B12 and Coenzyme in Rats.
    The Journal of New Drugs, New York, 1961, 1: 256.,
  • Kunio Okuda:
    Starvation and Renal Uptake of Vitamin B12. Nature, July 21, 1962, 195: 292-293.
  • Kunio Okuda1 and Katsumi Sasayama:
    Intestinal distribution of intrinsic factor and vitamin B12 absorption.
    American Journal of Physiology, 1965, 208: 14-17.
  • Kunio Okuda, Isao Takara and Terumi Fujii:
    Absorption of Liver-bound Vitamin B12 in Relation to Intrinsic Factor.
    Blood, 1968, 32: 313-323.
  • Kunio Okuda:
    Accentual systems in the Japanese dialects: A generative approach.
    Bunka Hyoron Publishing, 1975. 304 pages.
  • Kunio Okuda, Kazurs Kotoda, Hiroshi Obata et al:
    Clinical observations during a relatively early stage of hepatocellular carcinoma, with special reference to serum alpha-foetoprotein levels.
    Gastroenterology 1975, 69: 226-234.
  • Kunio Okuda:
    Radiological aspects of the liver and biliary tract: X-ray and radioisotope diagnosis.
    Distributed by Year Book Medical Publishers,. 1st edition 1976. 578 pages.
  • Hideki Ohkubo, Kunio Okuda, Kenichi Takayasu, Hirotaka Musha, Teruhiko Hara and Takeshi Hirashima:
    Cruveilhier-Baumgarten syndrome presenting with precordial murmur and thrill. Report of a case diagnosed by percutaneous transhepatic portography.
    Digestive Diseases and Sciences, May 1978, 23 (5): 65-68.
  • K. Okuda:
    Thin needle percutaneous transhepatic cholagiography – historical review (editorial). Endoscopy, 1980, 12: 2-7.
  • Akira Sano, Yasumasa Kuroda, Fuminori Moriyasu, Ytaka Takahashi, Shunzo Koizumi, Shuji Kimura, Kunio Okuda:
    Porto-pulmonary Venous Anastomosis in Portal Hypertension Demonstrated by Percutaneous Transhepatic Cine-Portography.
    Radiology, August 1982, 144: 479-484.
  • Kunio Okuda, Masao Omata, editors:
    Idiopathic Portal Hypertension : Proceedings of the International Symposium on Idiopathic Portal Hypertension July 15-17 1982 Tokyo Japan.
    Tokyo University Press, 1983.
  • Kunio Okuda:
    Okuda Intrahepatic Calculi. John Wiley & Sons, 1984. 352 pages.
  • Kunio Okuda:
    Idiopathic Portal Hypertension. University of Tokyp Press, 1984. 606 pages.
  • Motohide Takashi, Masahiro Igarashi, Shinichi Hino, Nobuaki Goto and Kunio Okuda:
    Chronic portal-systemic encephalopathy with normal portal vein pressure possibly due to noncirrhotic portal fibrosis.
    Digestive Diseases and Sciences, July 1984, 29 (7): 669-673.
  • Osamu Yokosuka, Masao Omata, Yi-Zhong Zhou, Fumio Imazeki, Kunio Okuda:
    Duck Hepatitis B Virus DNA in Liver and Serum of Chinese Ducks: Integration of Viral DNA in a Hepatocellular Carcinoma.
    Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences of the United States of America, August 1, 1985, 82 (15): 5180-5184
  • K. Okuda, T. Ohtsuki, H. Obata, M. Tomimatsu, N. Okazaki, H. Hasegawa, Y. Nakajima, K. Ohnishi:
    Natural history of hepatocellular carcinoma and prognosis in relation to treatment. A study of 850 patients. Cancer, August 15, 1985, 56 (4).918-928.
  • Kunio Okuda:
    Neoplasms of the Liver. Springer, 1987. 420 pages.
  • Fumio Nomura, Kurihiko, Kunio Okuda:
    Obesity related non alcoholic fatty liver - CT features and follow up studies after low calorie diet. Radiology 1987, 162: 845-847.
  • Fumio ImazekI, Katsuyuki Yaginuma, Masao Omate, Kunio Okuda, Midori Kobayashi, and Katsuro Koike:
    Integrated Structures of Duck Hepatitis B Virus DNA in Hepatocellular Carcinoma.
    Journal of Virology, March 1988, 62 (3): 861-865.
  • Kunio Okuda, Takayoshi Tobe, and Tomoyuki Kitagawa:
    Early Detection and Treatment of Liver Cancer. (Gann Monograph on Cancer Research). Taylor & Francis 1991. 236 pages.
  • Kunio Okuda and Jean-Pierre Benhamou, editors:
    Portal Hypertension: Clinical and Physiological Aspects.
    Springer-Verlag, 1991. 569 pages.
  • K. Okuda, H. Hayashi, S. Kobayashi, Y. Irie:
    Mode of hepatitis C infection not associated with blood transfusion among chronic hemodialysis patients.
    Journal of Hepatology, Copenhagen, 1995, 23: 28-31.
  • K. Okuda, H. Hayashi, K. Yokozeki, T. Kondo, T.Kashhima, Y. Irie:
    Interferon treatment for chronic hepatitis C in haemoduialysis patients: suggestions based on a small series.
    Journal of Gastroenterology and Hepatology, 1995, 10: 616-620.
  • Kunio Okuda and Edward Tabor, editors:
    Liver Cancer. W. B. Saunders Company. Churchill Livingstone, 1997. 552 pages.
  • H. Hayashi, K. Okuda, O. Yokosuka, Kobayashi, K. Yokozeki, Y. Ohtake, Y. Irie:
    Adsorption of hepatitis C virus particles onto the dialyzer membrane.
    Artificial Organs, Malden, Massachusetts, 1997, 21: 1056-1059.
  • K. Okuda, T. Kanda, O. Yokosuka, H. Hayashi, K. Yokozeki, Y. Ohtake Y, Irie:
    GB virus-C infection among chronic haemodialysis patients: clinical implications.
    Journal of Gastroenterology and Hepatology, 1997, 12: 766-770.
  • T. Ikeuchi, K. Okuda, O. Yokosuka, T. Kanda, S. Kobayashi S, M. Murata, H. Hayashi, K. Yokozeki, Y. Ohtake, T. Kashima, Y. Irie:
    Super-infection of TT virus and hepatitis C virus among chronic haemodialysis patients. Journal of Gastroenterology and Hepatology, 1999, 14: 796-800.
  • Kunio Okuda, Donald G. Mitchell, Yuji Itai, and Joe Ariyama, editors:
    Hepatobiliary Diseases: Pathophysiology and Imaging. Blackwell Science Ltd., 2001. 764 pages.
  • Kunio Okuda , Yasuni Nakanuma , Masaru Miyazaki
    Cholangiocarcinoma: recent progress. Part 2: molecular pathology and treatment.
    Journal of Gastroenterology and Hepatology, October 2002, 17: 1056-1063.
  • Masahiro Arakawa, Takao Masuzaki, Kunio Okuda:
    Pathology of fundic varices of the stomach and rupture.
    Journal of Gastroenterology and Hepatology, October 2002, 17: 1064-1069.
  • Kunio Okuda:
    Obliterative hepatocavopathy-inferior vena cava thrombosis at its hepatic portion.
    Hepatobiliary & pancreatic diseases international, Qingchunru, Hangzhou, China, November 2002, 1: 499-509
  • Kunio Okuda:
    Where we go with hepatocellular carcinoma: past, present, and future perspectives. Journal of hepato-biliary-pancreatic surgery, Tokyo, 2002, 9: 683-685.
  • Kunio Okuda:
    Non-cirrhotic portal hypertension versus idiopathic portal hypertension.
    Journal of Gastroenterology and Hepatology, December 2002, 17 Supplement 3: 204-213.
  • Kunio Okuda:
    Past hepatitis studies in Japan.
    Journal of Gastroenterology and Hepatology, December 2002, 17 Supplement: 506-507.
  • Masahiro Arakawa, Takao Masuzaki, Kunio Okuda:
    Pathomorphology of Esophageal and Gastric Varices.
    Seminars in Liver Disease, New York, 2002, 22: 073-082.
  • Shozo Iwamoto, Hayato Sanefuji, Kunio Okuda:
    Angiographic subsegmentectomy for the treatment of patients with small hepatocellular carcinoma. Cancer, February 15, 2003, 97: 1051-1056.
  • Shozo Iwamoto, Hayato Sanefuji, Kunio Okuda:
    Computed tomography angiographic findings in hepatocellular carcinoma less than 2 cm detected during follow-up in 29 patients.
    Journal of Gastroenterology and Hepatology, September 2003, 18; 1076-1080.
  • Kunio Okuda, Nobuyuki Sigiura, Osamu Matsui:
    Hepatobiliary and pancreatic: A boy with anorexia and an abnormal gallbladder.
    Journal of Gastroenterology and Hepatology, 2003, 18 (6): 739.
  • Kunio Okuda, Susumu Kobayashi, Kazuaki Nakajima, Yoshio Ohtake, Yasubumi Irie:
    Fat droplets around the liver and spleen.
    Journal of Gastroenterology and Hepatology, Melbourne, October 2003, 18: 1223-1224
  • Kunio Okuda, Osamu Yokosuka
    Natural history of chronic hepatitis C in patients on hemodialysis: case control study with 4-23 years of follow-up.
    World journal of gastroenterology, August 1, 2004, 10: 2209-2212. Biographical etc.
  • Paul D. Berk:
    Obituary: Professor Kunio Okuda. Hepatology, 2003, 37 (6): 1237-1238.
  • Kunio Okuda 21 May 1921 – 2 February 2003.
    Journal of Gastroenterology and Hepatology, June 2003, 18 (6): 611-612.
  • Francisco Vilardell:
    Kunio Okuda, 1921-2003.

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