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Keiko Hirose, MD

Professor, Otolaryngology - Head and Neck Surgery
Division Director, Pediatric Otolaryngology

Specialty Areas

Pediatric Otolaryngology
Hearing Loss
Cochlear Implants - Pediatric
Ear, Nose and Throat
Cleft Lip and Palate
Craniofacial Reconstructive Surgery

Board Certifications

Otolaryngology

Hospital Affiliations

Barnes-Jewish Hospital
Barnes-Jewish West County Hospital
St. Louis Children's Hospital

Areas of Clinical Interest

Pediatric hearing loss, cochlear implantation, chronic ear surgery, cholesteatoma, conductive hearing loss, aural atresia, BAHA, ear infections, speech disorders, velopharyngeal insufficiency, cleft palate, craniofacial disorders

  • Maps & Directions
  • Education
  • Publication & Research

Maps & Directions

Maps & Directions

St. Louis Children’s Hospital

1 Children’s Place
St. Louis, MO 63110

Floor: Third Floor
Office Phone: 314-454-6162
Fax: 314-454-2174

Education

Education

Fellowship: Pediatric Otolaryngology, Children's Hospital of Boston, Boston, Massachusetts 2000
Residency: Otolaryngology, University of Washington Medical Center, Seattle, Washington 1999
Medical Degree: Harvard Medical School, Boston, Massachusetts 1993
B.A.: Columbia College, Columbia University, New York 1989

Publication & Research

Publication & Research

A single-round selection of selective DNA aptamers for mammalian cells by polymer-enhanced capillary transient isotachophoresis.
Hirose K, Tsuchida M, Asakura H, Wakui K, Yoshimoto K, Iida K, Sato M, Shibukawa M, Suganuma M, Saito S
Analyst. 2017 Sep 6; doi: 10.1039/c7an00909g.

PMID:
    28875191
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Clinical results of accelerated hypofractionated radiotherapy for central-type small lung tumours.
Hatayama Y, Aoki M, Kawaguchi H, Hirose K, Sato M, Akimoto H, Tanaka M, Fujioka I, Ichise K, Ono S, Takai Y
Curr Oncol. 2017 Aug; 24(4)e285-e289. doi: 10.3747/co.24.3500.

PMID:
    28874899
    [PubMed]
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Effects of correcting missing daily feed intake values on the genetic parameters and estimated breeding values for feeding traits in pigs.
Ito T, Fukawa K, Kamikawa M, Nikaidou S, Taniguchi M, Arakawa A, Tanaka G, Mikawa S, Furukawa T, Hirose K
Anim Sci J. 2017 Aug 30; doi: 10.1111/asj.12891.

PMID:
    28856828
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Millennial-scale northern Hemisphere Atlantic-Pacific climate teleconnections in the earliest Middle Pleistocene.
Hyodo M, Bradák B, Okada M, Katoh S, Kitaba I, Dettman DL, Hayashi H, Kumazawa K, Hirose K, Kazaoka O, Shikoku K, Kitamura A
Sci Rep. 2017 Aug 30; 7(1)10036. doi: 10.1038/s41598-017-10552-2.

PMID:
    28855678
    [PubMed - in process]
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IL-22 induces Reg3γ and inhibits allergic inflammation in house dust mite-induced asthma models.
Ito T, Hirose K, Saku A, Kono K, Takatori H, Tamachi T, Goto Y, Renauld JC, Kiyono H, Nakajima H
J Exp Med. 2017 Aug 15; pii: jem.20162108. doi: 10.1084/jem.20162108.

PMID:
    28811323
    [PubMed - as supplied by publisher]
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Acceleration of the sliding movement of actin filaments with the use of a non-motile mutant myosin in in vitro motility assays driven by skeletal muscle heavy meromyosin.
Iwase K, Tanaka M, Hirose K, Uyeda TQP, Honda H
PLoS One. 2017; 12(7)e0181171. doi: 10.1371/journal.pone.0181171.

PMID:
    28742155
    [PubMed - in process]
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Prevalence and predictors of pain and opioid analgesic use following total pancreatectomy with islet autotransplantation for pancreatitis.
Moran RA, Klapheke R, John GK, Devlin S, Warren D, Desai N, Sun Z, Walsh C, Kalyani RR, Hall E, Stein EM, Kalloo AN, Zaheer A, Hirose K, Makary MA, Singh VK
Pancreatology. 2017 Jul 12; pii: S1424-3903(17)30514-8. doi: 10.1016/j.pan.2017.07.005.

PMID:
    28733148
    [PubMed - as supplied by publisher]
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Sarcopenia is an independent predictor of complications after colorectal cancer surgery.
Nakanishi R, Oki E, Sasaki S, Hirose K, Jogo T, Edahiro K, Korehisa S, Taniguchi D, Kudo K, Kurashige J, Sugiyama M, Nakashima Y, Ohgaki K, Saeki H, Maehara Y
Surg Today. 2017 Jul 11; doi: 10.1007/s00595-017-1564-0.

PMID:
    28699003
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The Prognosis of Severe Acute Pancreatitis Varies According to the Segment Presenting With Low Enhanced Pancreatic Parenchyma on Early Contrast-Enhanced Computed Tomography: A Multicenter Cohort Study.
Kitamura K, Horibe M, Sanui M, Sasaki M, Yamamiya A, Ishii Y, Yoshida H, Sawano H, Goto T, Ikeura T, Hamada T, Oda T, Yasuda H, Ogura Y, Miyazaki D, Hirose K, Chiba N, Ozaki T, Yamashita T, Koinuma T, Oshima T, Yamamoto T, Hirota M, Azumi Y, Nagata K, Saito N, Sato M, Miyamoto K, Iwasaki E, Kanai T, Mayumi T
Pancreas. 2017 Aug; 46(7)867-873. doi: 10.1097/MPA.0000000000000851.

PMID:
    28697125
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Allergic airway inflammation: key players beyond the Th2 cell pathway.
Hirose K, Iwata A, Tamachi T, Nakajima H
Immunol Rev. 2017 Jul; 278(1)145-161. doi: 10.1111/imr.12540.

PMID:
    28658544
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Dectin-1 plays a critical role in HDM-induced PGE<sub>2</sub> production in macrophages.
Ito T, Hirose K, Norimoto A, Saku A, Nakajima H
Allergol Int. 2017 Sep; 66SS44-S46. doi: 10.1016/j.alit.2017.05.001.

PMID:
    28532701
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Two cell populations participate in clearance of damaged hair cells from the sensory epithelia of the inner ear.
Hirose K, Rutherford MA, Warchol ME
Hear Res. 2017 Sep; 35270-81. doi: 10.1016/j.heares.2017.04.006.

PMID:
    28526177
    [PubMed - in process]
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Control of Pseudomonas mastitis on a large dairy farm by using slightly acidic electrolyzed water.
Kawai K, Shinozuka Y, Uchida I, Hirose K, Mitamura T, Watanabe A, Kuruhara K, Yuasa R, Sato R, Onda K, Nagahata H
Anim Sci J. 2017 May 18; doi: 10.1111/asj.12815.

PMID:
    28516730
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Duodenal and Ampullary Carcinoid Tumors: Size Predicts Necessity for Lymphadenectomy.
Dogeas E, Cameron JL, Wolfgang CL, Hirose K, Hruban RH, Makary MA, Pawlik TA, Choti MA
J Gastrointest Surg. 2017 Aug; 21(8)1262-1269. doi: 10.1007/s11605-017-3448-4.

PMID:
    28516311
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Validation of the efficacy of the prognostic factor score in the Japanese severity criteria for severe acute pancreatitis: A large multicenter study.
Ikeura T, Horibe M, Sanui M, Sasaki M, Kuwagata Y, Nishi K, Kariya S, Sawano H, Goto T, Hamada T, Oda T, Yasuda H, Ogura Y, Miyazaki D, Hirose K, Kitamura K, Chiba N, Ozaki T, Yamashita T, Koinuma T, Oshima T, Yamamoto T, Hirota M, Yamamoto S, Oe K, Ito T, Iwasaki E, Kanai T, Okazaki K, Mayumi T
United European Gastroenterol J. 2017 Apr; 5(3)389-397. doi: 10.1177/2050640616670566.

PMID:
    28507751
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[Graft Pseudoaneurysm after Ascending to Abdominal Aorta Bypass for Atypical Coarctation Due to Aortitis Syndrome;Report of a Case].
Yada M, Yamanaka K, Miwa S, Hirose K, Sakaguchi H, Yoshida Y, Onga Y, Tara Y
Kyobu Geka. 2017 May; 70(5)377-380.

PMID:
    28496085
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Infectious complications of pediatric cochlear implants are highly influenced by otitis media.
Vila PM, Ghogomu NT, Odom-John AR, Hullar TE, Hirose K
Int J Pediatr Otorhinolaryngol. 2017 Jun; 9776-82. doi: 10.1016/j.ijporl.2017.02.026.

PMID:
    28483256
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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Self-energy matrices for electron transport calculations within the real-space finite-difference formalism.
Tsukamoto S, Ono T, Hirose K, Blügel S
Phys Rev E. 2017 Mar; 95(3-1)033309. doi: 10.1103/PhysRevE.95.033309.

PMID:
    28415264
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Direct administration of 2-Hydroxypropyl-Beta-Cyclodextrin into guinea pig cochleae: Effects on physiological and histological measurements.
Lichtenhan JT, Hirose K, Buchman CA, Duncan RK, Salt AN
PLoS One. 2017; 12(4)e0175236. doi: 10.1371/journal.pone.0175236.

PMID:
    28384320
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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SAPHO syndrome-like presentation of disseminated nontuberculous mycobacterial infection in a case with neutralizing anti-IFNγ autoantibody.
Furuya H, Ikeda K, Miyachi K, Nakamura K, Suzuki K, Furuta S, Tamachi T, Hirose K, Sakagami T, Nakajima H
Rheumatology (Oxford). 2017 Jul 1; 56(7)1241-1243. doi: 10.1093/rheumatology/kex089.

PMID:
    28371927
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Areas of Research Interest

Cochlear inflammation and mononuclear phagocytes in repair of the damaged cochlea.