Pediatric Blood & Cancer

Cover image for Vol. 55 Issue 6

1 December 2010

Volume 55, Issue 6

Pages 1041–1246

  1. Highlights

    1. Top of page
    2. Highlights
    3. Commentaries
    4. Reviews
    5. Research Articles
    6. Brief Reports
    7. Letters to the Editor
  2. Commentaries

    1. Top of page
    2. Highlights
    3. Commentaries
    4. Reviews
    5. Research Articles
    6. Brief Reports
    7. Letters to the Editor
  3. Reviews

    1. Top of page
    2. Highlights
    3. Commentaries
    4. Reviews
    5. Research Articles
    6. Brief Reports
    7. Letters to the Editor
    1. PET imaging for pediatric oncology: An assessment of the evidence (pages 1048–1061)

      Carol Portwine, Christopher Marriott and Ronald D. Barr

      Article first published online: 26 OCT 2010 | DOI: 10.1002/pbc.22747

  4. Research Articles

    1. Top of page
    2. Highlights
    3. Commentaries
    4. Reviews
    5. Research Articles
    6. Brief Reports
    7. Letters to the Editor
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      Mismatch repair deficiency is an uncommon mechanism of alkylator resistance in pediatric malignant gliomas: A report from the children's oncology group (pages 1066–1071)

      Ian F. Pollack, Ronald L. Hamilton, Robert W. Sobol, Marina N. Nikiforova, Yuri E. Nikiforov, Maureen A. Lyons-Weiler, William A. LaFramboise, Peter C. Burger, Daniel J. Brat, Marc K. Rosenblum, Floyd H. Gilles, Allan J. Yates, Tianni Zhou, Kenneth J. Cohen, Jonathan L. Finlay and Regina I. Jakacki

      Article first published online: 29 JUN 2010 | DOI: 10.1002/pbc.22634

    2. HOX gene expression in phenotypic and genotypic subgroups and low HOXA gene expression as an adverse prognostic factor in pediatric ALL (pages 1072–1082)

      Julia Starkova, Blanka Zamostna, Ester Mejstrikova, Roman Krejci, Harry A. Drabkin and Jan Trka

      Article first published online: 29 JUL 2010 | DOI: 10.1002/pbc.22749

    3. Optic pathway glioma: Long-term visual outcome in children without neurofibromatosis type-1 (pages 1083–1088)

      Marta Campagna, Enrico Opocher, Elisabetta Viscardi, Milena Calderone, Savina Maria Severino, Iveta Cermakova and Giorgio Perilongo

      Article first published online: 26 OCT 2010 | DOI: 10.1002/pbc.22748

    4. Inhibition of Bcl-2 and Bcl-X enhances chemotherapy sensitivity in hepatoblastoma cells (pages 1089–1095)

      Justus Lieber, Bettina Kirchner, Carmen Eicher, Steven W. Warmann, Guido Seitz, Jörg Fuchs and Sorin Armeanu-Ebinger

      Article first published online: 2 AUG 2010 | DOI: 10.1002/pbc.22740

    5. Prognostic significance of early lymphocyte recovery in pediatric osteosarcoma (pages 1096–1102)

      Colin Moore, Don Eslin, Alejandro Levy, Jessica Roberson, Vincent Giusti and Robert Sutphin

      Article first published online: 23 AUG 2010 | DOI: 10.1002/pbc.22673

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      Incidence of bacteremias and invasive mycoses in children with acute non-lymphoblastic leukemia: Results from a multi-center Italian study (pages 1103–1107)

      Elio Castagnola, Mario R. Rossi, Simone Cesaro, Susanna Livadiotti, Mareva Giacchino, Giulio Zanazzo, Francesca Fioredda, Chiara Beretta, Francesca Ciocchello, Modesto Carli, Maria Caterina Putti, Valeria Pansini, Massimo Berger, Maria Licciardello, Silvia Farina, Ilaria Caviglia and Riccardo Haupt

      Article first published online: 2 AUG 2010 | DOI: 10.1002/pbc.22750

    7. Anthroposophic medicine in paediatric oncology in Germany: Results of a population-based retrospective parental survey (pages 1111–1117)

      Alfred Läengler, Claudia Spix, Friedrich Edelhäuser, David D. Martin, Genn Kameda, Peter Kaatsch and Georg Seifert

      Article first published online: 25 AUG 2010 | DOI: 10.1002/pbc.22523

    8. Danaparoid as the prophylaxis for hepatic veno-occlusive disease after allogeneic hematopoietic stem cell transplantation in childhood hematological malignancy (pages 1118–1125)

      Hirotoshi Sakaguchi, Nobuhiro Watanabe, Hideki Muramatsu, Sayoko Doisaki, Nao Yoshida, Kimikazu Matsumoto and Koji Kato

      Article first published online: 29 JUN 2010 | DOI: 10.1002/pbc.22645

    9. Initial testing (stage 1) of the multi-targeted kinase inhibitor sorafenib by the pediatric preclinical testing program (pages 1126–1133)

      Stephen T. Keir, John M. Maris, Richard Lock, E. Anders Kolb, Richard Gorlick, Hernan Carol, Christopher L. Morton, C. Patrick Reynolds, Min H. Kang, Amy Watkins, Peter J. Houghton and Malcolm A. Smith

      Article first published online: 29 JUL 2010 | DOI: 10.1002/pbc.22712

    10. Antibody development in pediatric sickle cell patients undergoing erythrocytapheresis (pages 1134–1137)

      Gwendolyn J. Godfrey, William Lockwood, Maiying Kong, Salvatore Bertolone and Ashok Raj

      Article first published online: 26 OCT 2010 | DOI: 10.1002/pbc.22647

    11. Late valvular and other cardiac diseases after different doses of mediastinal radiotherapy for hodgkin disease in children and adolescents: Report from the longitudinal GPOH follow-up project of the German–Austrian DAL-HD studies (pages 1145–1152)

      Günther Schellong, Marianne Riepenhausen, Christian Bruch, Stefan Kotthoff, Johannes Vogt, Tobias Bölling, Karin Dieckmann, Richard Pötter, Achim Heinecke, Jürgen Brämswig and Wolfgang Dörffel

      Article first published online: 23 AUG 2010 | DOI: 10.1002/pbc.22664

    12. A palliative prognostic score for terminally ill children and adolescents with cancer (pages 1167–1171)

      Andréa Yamaguchi Kurashima, Maria do Rosário Dias de Oliveira Latorre and Beatriz de Camargo

      Article first published online: 29 JUN 2010 | DOI: 10.1002/pbc.22644

    13. Defining and managing career challenges for mid-career and senior stage pediatric hematologist/oncologists (pages 1180–1184)

      Ernest Frugé, Judith Margolin, Terzah Horton, Lakshmi Venkateswaran, Dean Lee, Donald L. Yee and Donald Mahoney

      Article first published online: 29 JUN 2010 | DOI: 10.1002/pbc.22658

  5. Brief Reports

    1. Top of page
    2. Highlights
    3. Commentaries
    4. Reviews
    5. Research Articles
    6. Brief Reports
    7. Letters to the Editor
    1. Ghosal hematodiaphyseal dysplasia: A rare cause of a myelophthisic anemia (pages 1187–1190)

      Parisa Mazaheri, Girish Nadkarni, Elizabeth Lowe, Patrick Hines, Melena Vuica, Matthew Griffin and Linda M.S. Resar

      Article first published online: 29 JUL 2010 | DOI: 10.1002/pbc.22662

    2. May–Thurner syndrome found incidentally after left femoral catheterization in a pediatric patient (pages 1191–1194)

      Kun Moo Lee, Ji Kyoung Park, Se Hun Lim, Kwang Rae Cho, Yong Han Kim and Soon Ho Cheong

      Article first published online: 28 MAY 2010 | DOI: 10.1002/pbc.22595

    3. Multicentric castleman disease in a child with primary immunodeficiency (pages 1198–1200)

      Jean-Philippe Drolet, Marie-Astrid Lefebvre, Chantal Bernard, David Mitchell, Christine McCusker and Bruce Mazer

      Article first published online: 16 SEP 2010 | DOI: 10.1002/pbc.22776

    4. Anaplastic ependymoma with sclerotic bone metastases (pages 1204–1206)

      Munir Hussain, Conor Mallucci, Laurence Abernethy, Vidula Godhamgaonkar, Nicola Thorp and Dr. Barry Pizer

      Article first published online: 26 MAY 2010 | DOI: 10.1002/pbc.22604

    5. A rare case of intrarenal teratoma in a 6-month-old male (pages 1207–1209)

      Kathryn Evans, Timothy Rogers and Robin Garrett-Cox

      Article first published online: 7 JUN 2010 | DOI: 10.1002/pbc.22621

    6. Stereotactic radiotherapy as an alternative to plaque brachytherapy in retinoblastoma (pages 1210–1212)

      Eman Eldebawy, Horacio Patrocinio, Michael Evans, Rania Hashem, Sylvie Nelson, Rubina Sidi and Carolyn Freeman

      Article first published online: 29 JUN 2010 | DOI: 10.1002/pbc.22653

    7. Metastatic alveolar rhabdomyosarcoma in multiple endocrine neoplasia type 2A (pages 1213–1216)

      Ashley E. Jones, Edythe A. Albano, Mark A. Lovell and Stephen P. Hunger

      Article first published online: 8 JUN 2010 | DOI: 10.1002/pbc.22591

    8. Complete response to carboplatin, gemcitabine, and paclitaxel in a patient with advanced metastatic renal medullary carcinoma (pages 1217–1220)

      Alexandra Walsh, David R. Kelly, Yoginder N. Vaid, Lee M. Hilliard and Gregory K. Friedman

      Article first published online: 26 MAY 2010 | DOI: 10.1002/pbc.22611

    9. MRI changes associated with vigabatrin treatment mimicking tumor progression (pages 1221–1223)

      Tong Yang, Sumit Pruthi, J. Russell Geyer and Jeffrey G. Ojemann

      Article first published online: 8 JUN 2010 | DOI: 10.1002/pbc.22626

    10. Evaluation of cytarabine against Ewing sarcoma xenografts by the pediatric preclinical testing program (pages 1224–1226)

      Peter J. Houghton, Christopher L. Morton, Min Kang, C. Patrick Reynolds, Catherine A. Billups, Edward Favours, Debbie Payne-Turner, Chandra Tucker and Malcolm A. Smith

      Article first published online: 24 MAY 2010 | DOI: 10.1002/pbc.22355

    11. Treatment of primary CNS lymphoma with high-dose methotrexate in immunocompetent pediatric patients (pages 1227–1230)

      Amish C. Shah, David R. Kelly, L. Burt Nabors, W. Jerry Oakes, Lee M. Hilliard and Alyssa T. Reddy

      Article first published online: 29 SEP 2010 | DOI: 10.1002/pbc.22752

    12. Acute onset flaccid quadriparesis in pediatric non-Hodgkin lymphoma: Vincristine induced or Guillain–Barré syndrome? (pages 1234–1235)

      Ankur Bahl, Biswaroop Chakrabarty, Sheffali Gulati, K.N. Vykunta Raju, Ali Raja and Sameer Bakhshi

      Article first published online: 11 JUN 2010 | DOI: 10.1002/pbc.22684

    13. A high circulating copy number of HHV-6 due to chromosomal integration in a child with acute lymphoblastic leukemia (pages 1236–1238)

      Olli Lohi, Mikko Arola, Irmeli Lautenschlager, Elisabeth P. Nacheva and Kim Vettenranta

      Article first published online: 29 JUN 2010 | DOI: 10.1002/pbc.22671

    14. Sex chromosome changes after sex-mismatched allogeneic bone marrow transplantation can mislead the chimerism analysis (pages 1239–1242)

      Donát Alpár, Gergely Nagy, Carsten Hohoff, Béla Kajtár, Katalin Bartyik, Judit Hermesz, Pál Jáksó, Hajnalka Andrikovics, László Kereskai and László Pajor

      Article first published online: 28 MAY 2010 | DOI: 10.1002/pbc.22617

  6. Letters to the Editor

    1. Top of page
    2. Highlights
    3. Commentaries
    4. Reviews
    5. Research Articles
    6. Brief Reports
    7. Letters to the Editor
    1. Fatality in febrile neutropenia due to H1N1 influenza: An alert for pediatric oncologists (pages 1243–1244)

      Indranil Ghosh, Sameer Bakhshi, Nauroze Asghar Faizi and Shobha Broor

      Article first published online: 26 OCT 2010 | DOI: 10.1002/pbc.22582

    2. Factor X Umuahia: A Severe Bleeding Diathesis Associated With a Novel Mutation (page 1246)

      Amy Barone, Marium Hill, Jeffrey Campbell and Gregory Griffin

      Article first published online: 20 AUG 2010 | DOI: 10.1002/pbc.22735

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