Pediatric Blood & Cancer

Cover image for Vol. 56 Issue 3

March 2011

Volume 56, Issue 3

Pages 333–510

  1. Highlights

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

    1. Top of page
    2. Highlights
    3. Reviews
    4. Research Articles
    5. Brief Reports
    6. Letters to the Editor
    7. Erratum
    1. Tumor-initiating cells and tumor vascularization (pages 335–340)

      Li-Zhi Zhang, Chang-Qing Zhang, Zhen-Yu Yan, Qing-Cheng Yang, Yao Jiang and Bing-Fang Zeng

      Article first published online: 8 NOV 2010 | DOI: 10.1002/pbc.22886

    2. Strategies to manage retinoblastoma in developing countries (pages 341–348)

      Guillermo L. Chantada, Ibrahim Qaddoumi, Serife Canturk, Vikas Khetan, Zhigui Ma, Kahaki Kimani, Baris Yeniad, Iyad Sultan, Rita S. Sitorus, Nurdan Tacyildiz and David H. Abramson

      Article first published online: 11 NOV 2010 | DOI: 10.1002/pbc.22843

  3. Research Articles

    1. Top of page
    2. Highlights
    3. Reviews
    4. Research Articles
    5. Brief Reports
    6. Letters to the Editor
    7. Erratum
    1. The dual role of HLXB9 in leukemia (pages 349–352)

      Stuart Ferguson, Hannah E. Gautrey and Gordon Strathdee

      Article first published online: 10 NOV 2010 | DOI: 10.1002/pbc.22679

    2. Cytotoxicity, drug combinability, and biological correlates of ABT-737 against acute lymphoblastic leukemia cells with MLL rearrangement (pages 353–360)

      Aarthi Jayanthan, Andrea Incoronato, Anjali Singh, Christopher Blackmore, Delphine Bernoux, Victor Lewis, Ronald Stam, James. A. Whitlock and Aru Narendran

      Article first published online: 28 NOV 2010 | DOI: 10.1002/pbc.22760

    3. Increased risk of vincristine neurotoxicity associated with low CYP3A5 expression genotype in children with acute lymphoblastic leukemia (pages 361–367)

      Akinbode Egbelakin, Michael J. Ferguson, Emily A. MacGill, Amalia S. Lehmann, Ariel R. Topletz, Sara K. Quinney, Lang Li, Kevin C. McCammack, Stephen D. Hall and Jamie L. Renbarger

      Article first published online: 11 NOV 2010 | DOI: 10.1002/pbc.22845

    4. Body mass index and blood pressure changes over the course of treatment of pediatric acute lymphoblastic leukemia (pages 372–378)

      Adam J. Esbenshade, Jill H. Simmons, Tatsuki Koyama, Elizabeth Koehler, James A. Whitlock and Debra L. Friedman

      Article first published online: 21 SEP 2010 | DOI: 10.1002/pbc.22782

    5. Isocitrate dehydrogenase 1/2 mutational analyses and 2-hydroxyglutarate measurements in Wilms tumors (pages 379–383)

      Dinesh Rakheja, Midori Mitui, Richard L. Boriack and Ralph J. DeBerardinis

      Article first published online: 22 NOV 2010 | DOI: 10.1002/pbc.22697

    6. Analysis of the adenomatous polyposis coli (APC) gene in childhood and adolescent germ cell tumors (pages 384–391)

      Vera Okpanyi, Dominik T. Schneider, Susanne Zahn, Sonja Sievers, Gabriele Calaminus, James C. Nicholson, Roger D. Palmer, Ivo Leuschner, Arndt Borkhardt and Stefan Schönberger

      Article first published online: 12 NOV 2010 | DOI: 10.1002/pbc.22669

    7. Kaposi sarcoma in South African children (pages 392–396)

      D. Cristina Stefan, David K. Stones, Linda Wainwright and Robert Newton

      Article first published online: 28 NOV 2010 | DOI: 10.1002/pbc.22903

    8. Postoperative bladder and rectal function in children with sacrococcygeal teratoma (pages 397–402)

      Michael Berger, Martina Heinrich, Martin Lacher, Jochen Hubertus, Maximilian Stehr and Dietrich von Schweinitz

      Article first published online: 8 NOV 2010 | DOI: 10.1002/pbc.22887

    9. Sickle-cell disease in California: A population-based description of emergency department utilization (pages 413–419)

      Julie A. Wolfson, Sheree M. Schrager, Thomas D. Coates and Michele D. Kipke

      Article first published online: 24 NOV 2010 | DOI: 10.1002/pbc.22792

    10. Improved efficacy and tolerability of oral deferasirox by twice-daily dosing for patients with transfusion-dependent β-thalassemia (pages 420–424)

      Hsiu-Hao Chang, Meng-Yao Lu, Yu-Mei Liao, Pei-Chin Lin, Yung-Li Yang, Dong-Tsamn Lin, Shyh-Shin Chiou, Shiann-Tarng Jou, Kai-Hsin Lin and Tai-Tsung Chang

      Article first published online: 11 NOV 2010 | DOI: 10.1002/pbc.22826

    11. Educational and vocational achievement among long-term survivors of adolescent cancer in Germany (pages 432–438)

      Ute Dieluweit, Klaus-Michael Debatin, Desiree Grabow, Peter Kaatsch, Richard Peter, Diana C.M. Seitz and Lutz Goldbeck

      Article first published online: 11 NOV 2010 | DOI: 10.1002/pbc.22806

    12. Hematopoietic stem cell transplantation in severe congenital neutropenia (pages 444–451)

      G. Carlsson, J. Winiarski, P. Ljungman, O. Ringdén, J. Mattsson, M. Nordenskjöld, I. Touw, J.-I. Henter, J. Palmblad, B. Fadeel and H. Hägglund

      Article first published online: 11 NOV 2010 | DOI: 10.1002/pbc.22836

  4. Brief Reports

    1. Top of page
    2. Highlights
    3. Reviews
    4. Research Articles
    5. Brief Reports
    6. Letters to the Editor
    7. Erratum
    1. CAMT in a female with developmental delay, facial malformations and central nervous system anomalies (pages 452–453)

      Nazareth Martinón-Torres, Manuel Vázquez-Donsión, Lourdes Loidi and Jose Miguel Couselo

      Article first published online: 12 NOV 2010 | DOI: 10.1002/pbc.22904

    2. Death due to asthma in two adolescents with sickle cell disease (pages 454–457)

      Joshua J. Field, Jennifer Horst, Robert C. Strunk, Frances V. White and Michael R. DeBaun

      Article first published online: 28 NOV 2010 | DOI: 10.1002/pbc.22891

    3. Asymptomatic child heterozygous for hemoglobin S and hemoglobin Pôrto Alegre (pages 458–459)

      Liliana Lojo, Pedro Santiago-Borrero, Enid Rivera, Jessicca Renta and Carmen L. Cadilla

      Article first published online: 5 NOV 2010 | DOI: 10.1002/pbc.22501

    4. Hemophagocytic lymphohistiocytosis in children with chronic granulomatous disease (pages 460–462)

      Chintan Parekh, Thomas Hofstra, Joseph A. Church and Thomas D. Coates

      Article first published online: 11 NOV 2010 | DOI: 10.1002/pbc.22830

    5. Successful treatment of a child with T/myeloid acute bilineal leukemia associated with TLX3/BCL11B fusion and 9q deletion (pages 467–469)

      Jennifer L. Oliveira, Riten Kumar, Shakila P. Khan, Mark E. Law, Michele Erickson-Johnson, Andre M. Oliveira, Rhett P. Ketterling and Ahmet Dogan

      Article first published online: 11 NOV 2010 | DOI: 10.1002/pbc.22850

    6. B-Acute lymphoblastic leukemia and cystinuria in a patient with duplication 22q11.21 detected by chromosomal microarray analysis (pages 470–473)

      Vivian Y. Chang, Fabiola Quintero-Rivera, Erin E. Baldwin, Kathy Woo, Julian A. Martinez-Agosto, Cecilia Fu and Brigitte N. Gomperts

      Article first published online: 28 NOV 2010 | DOI: 10.1002/pbc.22909

    7. Prevalence of advanced bone age in a cohort of patients who received cis-retinoic acid for high-risk neuroblastoma (pages 474–476)

      Wendy L. Hobbie, Sogol Mostoufi- Moab, Claire A. Carlson, Denise Gruccio and Jill P. Ginsberg

      Article first published online: 11 NOV 2010 | DOI: 10.1002/pbc.22839

      Corrected by:

      Errata: Erratum: Prevalence of advanced bone age in a cohort of patients who received cis-retinoic acid for high-risk neuroblastoma

      Vol. 60, Issue 7, 1244, Article first published online: 19 DEC 2012

    8. Therapy and outcome of primitive neuroectodermal tumor of the jaw (pages 477–481)

      Sameer Bakhshi, Subha Pathania, B.K. Mohanti, Sanjay Thulkar and Alok Thakar

      Article first published online: 11 NOV 2010 | DOI: 10.1002/pbc.22615

    9. Malignant germ cell tumors associated with Swyer syndrome (pages 482–483)

      Teresa Stachowicz-Stencel, Anna Synakiewicz, Ewa Iżycka-Świeszewska, Grażyna Kobierska-Gulida and Prof. Anna Balcerska

      Article first published online: 15 NOV 2010 | DOI: 10.1002/pbc.22675

    10. Pelvic pseudotumor and pseudoaneurysm in a pediatric patient with moderate hemophilia B: Successful management with arterial embolization and surgical excision (pages 484–487)

      Riten Kumar, Rajiv K. Pruthi, Nathan Kobrinsky, William J. Shaughnessy, Michael A. McKusick and Vilmarie Rodriguez

      Article first published online: 23 NOV 2010 | DOI: 10.1002/pbc.22678

    11. Response of NF1-related plexiform neurofibroma to High-Dose Carboplatin (pages 488–490)

      Trent Hummel, Adjoa Anyane-Yeboa, Jun Mo, Alexander Towbin and Brian Weiss

      Article first published online: 11 NOV 2010 | DOI: 10.1002/pbc.22827

    12. BK virus nephropathy in a pediatric autologous stem-cell transplant recipient (pages 495–497)

      L. Nelson Sanchez-Pinto, Benjamin L. Laskin, Sonata Jodele, Trent R. Hummel, Hong J. Yin and Jens Goebel

      Article first published online: 11 NOV 2010 | DOI: 10.1002/pbc.22860

    13. Chemoresistant hepatoblastoma in a patient with mosaic trisomy 18 treated with orthotopic liver transplantation (pages 498–500)

      Karen S. Fernandez, Rebecca Baum, Bonita Fung, Nicholas Yeager, Mike A. Leonis, Lars M. Wagner, Greg Tiao and Mary E. Ross

      Article first published online: 28 NOV 2010 | DOI: 10.1002/pbc.22768

  5. Letters to the Editor

    1. Top of page
    2. Highlights
    3. Reviews
    4. Research Articles
    5. Brief Reports
    6. Letters to the Editor
    7. Erratum
    1. Disappearance of minimal residual disease after the early withdrawal of immunosuppressants in a patient with juvenile myelomonocytic leukemia (pages 501–502)

      Ryu Yanagisawa, Kazuyuki Matsuda, Kazuo Sakashita, Yozo Nakazawa, Miyuki Tanaka, Shoji Saito, Kentaro Yoshikawa, Takehiko Kamijo, Masaaki Shiohara and Kenichi Koike

      Article first published online: 11 NOV 2010 | DOI: 10.1002/pbc.22849

    2. Late complete remission of supratentorial primitive neuroectodermal tumor (CNS-PNET) after multiple relapses (pages 503–505)

      André O. von Bueren, Monika Warmuth-Metz, Paul G. Schlegel, Niels Soerensen, Juergen Krauss, Wolfgang Roggendorf, Torsten Pietsch, Wolfgang Feiden, Norbert Graf, Fabian Pohl, Michael Flentje, Joachim Kuehl and Stefan Rutkowski

      Article first published online: 28 NOV 2010 | DOI: 10.1002/pbc.22914

    3. Pediatric oncologists opinions on breaking bad news (page 506)

      Donna L. Johnston and Wendy Appleby

      Article first published online: 28 NOV 2010 | DOI: 10.1002/pbc.22896

  6. Erratum

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    2. Highlights
    3. Reviews
    4. Research Articles
    5. Brief Reports
    6. Letters to the Editor
    7. Erratum
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