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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

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  • 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

Impact of oxygen status on 10B-BPA uptake into human glioblastoma cells, referring to significance in boron neutron capture therapy.
Wada Y, Hirose K, Harada T, Sato M, Watanabe T, Anbai A, Hashimoto M, Takai Y
J Radiat Res. 2018 Jan 5; doi: 10.1093/jrr/rrx080.

PMID:
    29315429
    [PubMed - as supplied by publisher]
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Role of Multichance Fission in the Description of Fission-Fragment Mass Distributions at High Energies.
Hirose K, Nishio K, Tanaka S, Léguillon R, Makii H, Nishinaka I, Orlandi R, Tsukada K, Smallcombe J, Vermeulen MJ, Chiba S, Aritomo Y, Ohtsuki T, Nakano K, Araki S, Watanabe Y, Tatsuzawa R, Takaki N, Tamura N, Goto S, Tsekhanovich I, Andreyev AN
Phys Rev Lett. 2017 Dec 1; 119(22)222501. doi: 10.1103/PhysRevLett.119.222501.

PMID:
    29286806
    [PubMed]
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Communication pathways to and from the inner ear and their contributions to drug delivery.
Salt AN, Hirose K
Hear Res. 2017 Dec 19; pii: S0378-5955(17)30457-4. doi: 10.1016/j.heares.2017.12.010.

PMID:
    29277248
    [PubMed - as supplied by publisher]
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Synaptic weight set by Munc13-1 supramolecular assemblies.
Sakamoto H, Ariyoshi T, Kimpara N, Sugao K, Taiko I, Takikawa K, Asanuma D, Namiki S, Hirose K
Nat Neurosci. 2018 Jan; 21(1)41-49. doi: 10.1038/s41593-017-0041-9.

PMID:
    29230050
    [PubMed - in process]
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Light-Driven C-H Oxygenation of Methane into Methanol and Formic Acid by Molecular Oxygen Using a Perfluorinated Solvent.
Ohkubo K, Hirose K
Angew Chem Int Ed Engl. 2017 Dec 11; doi: 10.1002/anie.201710945.

PMID:
    29227025
    [PubMed - as supplied by publisher]
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Safety and efficacy of guselkumab in Japanese patients with moderate-to-severe plaque psoriasis: a randomized, placebo-controlled, ascending-dose study.
Nemoto O, Hirose K, Shibata S, Li K, Kubo H
Br J Dermatol. 2017 Dec 9; doi: 10.1111/bjd.16236.

PMID:
    29222947
    [PubMed - as supplied by publisher]
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Analysis of the relationship between prescribed dose and dosimetric advantage of real-time intraoperatively built custom-linked seeds 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
Radiat Oncol. 2017 Dec 1; 12(1)192. doi: 10.1186/s13014-017-0932-7.

PMID:
    29191234
    [PubMed - in process]
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Application of pressure-derived myocardial fractional flow reserve in chronic hemodialysis patients.
Hirose K, Chikamori T, Hida S, Tanaka N, Yamashita J, Igarashi Y, Saitoh T, Tanaka H, Yamashina A
J Cardiol. 2018 Jan; 71(1)52-58. doi: 10.1016/j.jjcc.2017.05.007.

PMID:
    29183566
    [PubMed - in process]
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Perovskite in Earth's deep interior.
Hirose K, Sinmyo R, Hernlund J
Science. 2017 Nov 10; 358(6364)734-738. doi: 10.1126/science.aam8561.

PMID:
    29123059
    [PubMed - in process]
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Serum microRNA expression profiling in patients with multiple system atrophy.
Kume K, Iwama H, Deguchi K, Ikeda K, Takata T, Kokudo Y, Kamada M, Fujikawa K, Hirose K, Masugata H, Touge T, Masaki T
Mol Med Rep. 2018 Jan; 17(1)852-860. doi: 10.3892/mmr.2017.7995.

PMID:
    29115515
    [PubMed - in process]
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Benign Rolandic epilepsy presenting like paradoxical vocal fold motion.
Gross JH, Bertrand M, Hirose K
Int J Pediatr Otorhinolaryngol. 2017 Nov; 102154-156. doi: 10.1016/j.ijporl.2017.09.021.

PMID:
    29106865
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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"Energy-less technique" with mini-clips for recurrent laryngeal nerve lymph node dissection in prone thoracoscopic esophagectomy for esophageal cancer.
Saeki H, Nakashima Y, Hirose K, Sasaki S, Jogo T, Taniguchi D, Edahiro K, Korehisa S, Kudou K, Nakanishi R, Kubo N, Ando K, Kabashima A, Oki E, Maehara Y
Am J Surg. 2017 Oct 23; pii: S0002-9610(17)31290-4. doi: 10.1016/j.amjsurg.2017.10.033.

PMID:
    29089097
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Chemoradiotherapy for Solitary Skeletal Muscle Metastasis from Oesophageal Cancer: Case Report and Brief Literature Review.
Fujimoto Y, Nakashima Y, Sasaki S, Jogo T, Hirose K, Edahiro K, Korehisa S, Taniguchi D, Kudou K, Nakaji YU, Nakanishi R, Ando K, Saeki H, Oki E, Fujiwara M, Oda Y, Maehara Y
Anticancer Res. 2017 Oct; 37(10)5687-5691.

PMID:
    28982887
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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Hexagonal Molecular Tiling by Hexagonal Macrocycles at the Liquid/Solid Interface: Structural Effects on Packing Geometry.
Iritani K, Ikeda M, Yang A, Tahara K, Hirose K, Moore JS, Tobe Y
Langmuir. 2017 Oct 31; 33(43)12453-12462. doi: 10.1021/acs.langmuir.7b03007.

PMID:
    28968503
    [PubMed - in process]
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High Dose Hypofractionated Proton Beam Therapy is a Safe and Feasible Treatment for Central Lung Cancer.
Ono T, Yabuuchi T, Nakamura T, Kimura K, Azami Y, Hirose K, Suzuki M, Wada H, Kikuchi Y, Nemoto K
Radiol Oncol. 2017 Sep; 51(3)324-330. doi: 10.1515/raon-2017-0023.

PMID:
    28959169
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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 Oct 23; 142(21)4030-4038. 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
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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. 2018 Jan; 89(1)12-20. doi: 10.1111/asj.12891.

PMID:
    28856828
    [PubMed - in process]
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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
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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 Oct 2; 214(10)3037-3050. doi: 10.1084/jem.20162108.

PMID:
    28811323
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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Areas of Research Interest

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