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Keiko Hirose, MD

Associate 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

Clinical results of proton beam therapy for hepatocellular carcinoma over 5 cm.
Kimura K, Nakamura T, Ono T, Azami Y, Suzuki M, Wada H, Takayama K, Endo H, Takeyama T, Hirose K, Takai Y, Kikuchi Y
Hepatol Res. 2017 Feb 14; doi: 10.1111/hepr.12874.

PMID:
    28198132
    [PubMed - as supplied by publisher]
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Safe and successful birth following pelvic radiotherapy for rectal mucosa-associated lymphoid tissue lymphoma: a case report.
Hatayama Y, Aoki M, Kawaguchi H, Hirose K, Sato M, Akimoto H, Tanaka M, Fujioka I, Ono S, Takai Y
J Med Case Rep. 2017 Feb 1; 11(1)26. doi: 10.1186/s13256-016-1193-z.

PMID:
    28143501
    [PubMed - in process]
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Galectin-1 expression is associated with tumour immunity and prognosis in gingival squamous cell carcinoma.
Noda Y, Kishino M, Sato S, Hirose K, Sakai M, Fukuda Y, Murakami S, Toyosawa S
J Clin Pathol. 2017 Feb; 70(2)126-133. doi: 10.1136/jclinpath-2016-203754.

PMID:
    28108653
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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Chronic Gastrointestinal Dysmotility and Pain Following Total Pancreatectomy with Islet Autotransplantation for Chronic Pancreatitis.
John GK, Singh VK, Moran RA, Warren D, Sun Z, Desai N, Walsh C, Kalyani RR, Hall E, Hirose K, Makary MA, Stein EM
J Gastrointest Surg. 2017 Jan 12; doi: 10.1007/s11605-016-3348-z.

PMID:
    28083839
    [PubMed - as supplied by publisher]
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TH-CD-209-03: Feasibility of CBCT-Based Proton Dose Calculation Using a Histogram-Matching Algorithm in Proton Beam Therapy.
Arai K, Kadoya N, Kato T, Endo H, Komori S, Abe Y, Hirose K, Nakamura T, Wada H, Kikuchi Y, Jingu K
Med Phys. 2016 Jun; 43(6)3886. doi: 10.1118/1.4958197.

PMID:
    28047115
    [PubMed - in process]
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SU-F-J-131: Reproducibility of Positioning Error Due to Temporarily Indwelled Urethral Catheter for Urethra-Sparing Prostate IMRT.
Hirose K, Sato M, Hatayama Y, Kawaguchi H, Aoki M, Akimoto H, Komai F, Souma M, Obara H, Suzuki M, Takai Y
Med Phys. 2016 Jun; 43(6)3437. doi: 10.1118/1.4956039.

PMID:
    28046314
    [PubMed - in process]
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Synthetic Models of Quasi-Stable Amyloid β40 Oligomers with Significant Neurotoxicity.
Irie Y, Murakami K, Hanaki M, Hanaki Y, Suzuki T, Monobe Y, Takai T, Akagi KI, Kawase T, Hirose K, Irie K
ACS Chem Neurosci. 2017 Jan 12; doi: 10.1021/acschemneuro.6b00390.

PMID:
    28026168
    [PubMed - as supplied by publisher]
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Demonstration of a photonic crystal surface-emitting laser pumped Yb:YAG laser.
Guo X, Tokita S, Hirose K, Sugiyama T, Watanabe A, Ishizaki K, Noda S, Miyanaga N, Kawanaka J
Opt Lett. 2016 Oct 15; 41(20)4653-4655. doi: 10.1364/OL.41.004653.

PMID:
    28005859
    [PubMed - in process]
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Continuous Regional Arterial Infusion of Protease Inhibitors Has No Efficacy in the Treatment of Severe Acute Pancreatitis: A Retrospective Multicenter Cohort Study.
Horibe M, Sasaki M, Sanui M, Sugiyama D, Iwasaki E, Yamagishi Y, Sawano H, Goto T, Ikeura T, Hamada T, Oda T, Yasuda H, Shinomiya W, Miyazaki D, Hirose K, Kitamura K, Chiba N, Ozaki T, Yamashita T, Koinuma T, Oshima T, Yamamoto T, Hirota M, Moriya T, Shirai K, Mayumi T, Kanai T
Pancreas. 2016 Dec 13;

PMID:
    27977624
    [PubMed - as supplied by publisher]
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Gnathic giant cell-rich conventional osteosarcoma with MDM2 and CDK4 gene amplification.
Hirose K, Okura M, Sato S, Murakami S, Ikeda JI, Noda Y, Fukuda Y, Morii E, Toyosawa S
Histopathology. 2016 Dec 7; doi: 10.1111/his.13141.

PMID:
    27926798
    [PubMed - as supplied by publisher]
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Construction of cyclic arrays of Zn-porphyrin units and their guest binding at the solid-liquid interface.
Iritani K, Tahara K, Hirose K, De Feyter S, Tobe Y
Chem Commun (Camb). 2016 Dec 13; 52(100)14419-14422.

PMID:
    27901135
    [PubMed - in process]
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IκBNS induces Muc5ac expression in epithelial cells and causes airway hyper-responsiveness in murine asthma models.
Yokota M, Tamachi T, Yokoyama Y, Maezawa Y, Takatori H, Suto A, Suzuki K, Hirose K, Takeda K, Nakajima H
Allergy. 2016 Nov 6; doi: 10.1111/all.13079.

PMID:
    27878831
    [PubMed - as supplied by publisher]
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Glycemic Predictors of Insulin Independence after Total Pancreatectomy with Islet Auto Transplantation.
Quartuccio M, Hall E, Singh V, Makary MA, Hirose K, Desai N, Walsh C, Warren D, Sun Z, Stein E, Kalyani RR
J Clin Endocrinol Metab. 2016 Nov 21; jc20162952.

PMID:
    27870552
    [PubMed - as supplied by publisher]
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Dectin-1 Plays an Important Role in House Dust Mite-Induced Allergic Airway Inflammation through the Activation of CD11b+ Dendritic Cells.
Ito T, Hirose K, Norimoto A, Tamachi T, Yokota M, Saku A, Takatori H, Saijo S, Iwakura Y, Nakajima H
J Immunol. 2017 Jan 1; 198(1)61-70.

PMID:
    27852745
    [PubMed - in process]
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Prevalence of Semicircular Canal Hypoplasia in Patients With CHARGE Syndrome: 3C Syndrome.
Wineland A, Menezes MD, Shimony JS, Shinawi MS, Hullar TE, Hirose K
JAMA Otolaryngol Head Neck Surg. 2017 Feb 1; 143(2)168-177. doi: 10.1001/jamaoto.2016.3175.

PMID:
    27832265
    [PubMed - in process]
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Estrogen variation during the menstrual cycle does not influence left ventricular diastolic function and untwisting rate in premenopausal women.
Hirose K, Daimon M, Miyazaki S, Chiang SJ, Morimoto-Ichikawa R, Maruyama M, Kawata T, Ohmura H, Daida H
J Cardiol. 2017 Jan; 69(1)389-393. doi: 10.1016/j.jjcc.2016.09.008.

PMID:
    27780633
    [PubMed - in process]
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Ileus is a predictor of local infection in patients with acute necrotizing pancreatitis.
Moran RA, Jalaly NY, Kamal A, Rao S, Klapheke R, James TW, Kambhampati S, Makary MA, Hirose K, Kumbhari V, Stein EM, Khashab MA, Lennon AM, Kalloo AN, Zaheer A, Hernaez R, Singh VK
Pancreatology. 2016 Nov - Dec; 16(6)966-972. doi: 10.1016/j.pan.2016.10.002.

PMID:
    27727097
    [PubMed - in process]
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T-bet inhibits innate lymphoid cell-mediated eosinophilic airway inflammation by suppressing IL-9 production.
Matsuki A, Takatori H, Makita S, Yokota M, Tamachi T, Suto A, Suzuki K, Hirose K, Nakajima H
J Allergy Clin Immunol. 2016 Sep 23; pii: S0091-6749(16)31023-5. doi: 10.1016/j.jaci.2016.08.022.

PMID:
    27670243
    [PubMed - as supplied by publisher]
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The retrospective analysis of the relationship between prescribed dose and risk factor for seed migration in iodine-125 prostate brachytherapy.
Hirose K, Aoki M, Sato M, Akimoto H, Hashimoto Y, Imai A, Kamimura N, Kawaguchi H, Hatayama Y, Fujioka I, Tanaka M, Ohyama C, Takai Y
Jpn J Radiol. 2016 Nov; 34(11)718-723.

PMID:
    27631882
    [PubMed - in process]
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The Core Molecular Machinery Used for Engulfment of Apoptotic Cells Regulates the JNK Pathway Mediating Axon Regeneration in Caenorhabditis elegans.
Pastuhov SI, Fujiki K, Tsuge A, Asai K, Ishikawa S, Hirose K, Matsumoto K, Hisamoto N
J Neurosci. 2016 Sep 14; 36(37)9710-21. doi: 10.1523/JNEUROSCI.0453-16.2016.

PMID:
    27629720
    [PubMed - in process]
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Areas of Research Interest

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