Abha Gupta

Summary

Affiliation: The Hospital for Sick Children
Country: Canada

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Occurrence of t(8;22)(q24.1;q11.2) involving the MYC locus in a case of pediatric acute lymphoblastic leukemia with a precursor B cell immunophenotype
    Abha A Gupta
    Division of Hematology Oncology, The Hospital for Sick Children, Toronto, Canada
    J Pediatr Hematol Oncol 26:532-4. 2004
  2. ncbi request reprint Increasing the number of clinical trials available to adolescents diagnosed with cancer
    Abha A Gupta
    Division of Haematology Oncology, The Hospital for Sick Children, University of Toronto, Toronto, Ontario, Canada and
    Pediatrics 133:S114-8. 2014
  3. pmc Topotecan and cyclophosphamide in adults with relapsed sarcoma
    P Blanchette
    Department of Internal Medicine, University of Toronto, Toronto, Canada
    Sarcoma 2012:749067. 2012
  4. pmc Clinical features, treatment, and outcome in 102 adult and pediatric patients with localized high-grade synovial sarcoma
    H Al-Hussaini
    Division of Medical Oncology, Princess Margaret Hospital, University of Toronto, Toronto, ON, Canada M5G 2M9
    Sarcoma 2011:231789. 2011
  5. ncbi request reprint Assessing information and service needs of young adults with cancer at a single institution: the importance of information on cancer diagnosis, fertility preservation, diet, and exercise
    Abha A Gupta
    Division of Medical Oncology, Princess Margaret Cancer Center, Toronto, ON, Canada
    Support Care Cancer 21:2477-84. 2013
  6. pmc Patterns of chemotherapy-induced toxicities in younger children and adolescents with rhabdomyosarcoma: a report from the Children's Oncology Group Soft Tissue Sarcoma Committee
    Abha A Gupta
    Department of Hematology Oncology, Hospital for Sick Children, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
    Cancer 118:1130-7. 2012
  7. doi request reprint Critical review of controversial issues in the management of advanced pediatric liver tumors
    Abha A Gupta
    Division of Hematology Oncology, Hospital for Sick Children, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
    Pediatr Blood Cancer 56:1013-8. 2011
  8. doi request reprint Clinical outcome of children and adults with localized Ewing sarcoma: impact of chemotherapy dose and timing of local therapy
    Abha A Gupta
    Department of Hematology Oncology, Hospital for Sick Children, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
    Cancer 116:3189-94. 2010
  9. doi request reprint Experience with hemophagocytic lymphohistiocytosis/macrophage activation syndrome at a single institution
    Abha A Gupta
    Division of Hematology Oncology, Hospital for Sick Children, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
    J Pediatr Hematol Oncol 31:81-4. 2009
  10. ncbi request reprint New drugs for the treatment of metastatic or refractory soft tissue sarcomas in children
    Abha A Gupta
    Hospital for Sick Children, Division of Hematology Oncology, Toronto, Canada
    Future Oncol 2:675-85. 2006

Detail Information

Publications18

  1. ncbi request reprint Occurrence of t(8;22)(q24.1;q11.2) involving the MYC locus in a case of pediatric acute lymphoblastic leukemia with a precursor B cell immunophenotype
    Abha A Gupta
    Division of Hematology Oncology, The Hospital for Sick Children, Toronto, Canada
    J Pediatr Hematol Oncol 26:532-4. 2004
    ..The cytogenetic features in this patient were characteristic of mature B/Burkitt leukemia and led to modulation of therapy. This case highlights the need for timely cytogenetic and molecular studies in the diagnosis of acute leukemia...
  2. ncbi request reprint Increasing the number of clinical trials available to adolescents diagnosed with cancer
    Abha A Gupta
    Division of Haematology Oncology, The Hospital for Sick Children, University of Toronto, Toronto, Ontario, Canada and
    Pediatrics 133:S114-8. 2014
    ....
  3. pmc Topotecan and cyclophosphamide in adults with relapsed sarcoma
    P Blanchette
    Department of Internal Medicine, University of Toronto, Toronto, Canada
    Sarcoma 2012:749067. 2012
    ..7 months, all but 1 patient had died of disease. Conclusion: TC combination is tolerable but has only modest activity in adults with recurrent sarcoma. Other regimens deserve exploration for this high-risk group of patients...
  4. pmc Clinical features, treatment, and outcome in 102 adult and pediatric patients with localized high-grade synovial sarcoma
    H Al-Hussaini
    Division of Medical Oncology, Princess Margaret Hospital, University of Toronto, Toronto, ON, Canada M5G 2M9
    Sarcoma 2011:231789. 2011
    ..Conclusions. Patients with localized SS have a good chance of cure with surgery and RT. Evidence for a well-defined role of chemotherapy to improve survival In localized SS remains elusive...
  5. ncbi request reprint Assessing information and service needs of young adults with cancer at a single institution: the importance of information on cancer diagnosis, fertility preservation, diet, and exercise
    Abha A Gupta
    Division of Medical Oncology, Princess Margaret Cancer Center, Toronto, ON, Canada
    Support Care Cancer 21:2477-84. 2013
    ..Young adults (YA) with cancer have unique psychosocial and medical needs. The objective of this study was to identify information and service needs important to YA cancer patients...
  6. pmc Patterns of chemotherapy-induced toxicities in younger children and adolescents with rhabdomyosarcoma: a report from the Children's Oncology Group Soft Tissue Sarcoma Committee
    Abha A Gupta
    Department of Hematology Oncology, Hospital for Sick Children, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
    Cancer 118:1130-7. 2012
    ..Patients aged >10 years with rhabdomyosarcoma have an inferior outcome compared with patients ages 1 to 9 years, which may be explained by toxicities (adverse events [AEs]) that result in chemotherapy dose reductions...
  7. doi request reprint Critical review of controversial issues in the management of advanced pediatric liver tumors
    Abha A Gupta
    Division of Hematology Oncology, Hospital for Sick Children, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
    Pediatr Blood Cancer 56:1013-8. 2011
    ..Pediatr Blood Cancer 2011;56:1013-1018. © 2010 Wiley-Liss, Inc...
  8. doi request reprint Clinical outcome of children and adults with localized Ewing sarcoma: impact of chemotherapy dose and timing of local therapy
    Abha A Gupta
    Department of Hematology Oncology, Hospital for Sick Children, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
    Cancer 116:3189-94. 2010
    ..This study investigated whether differences in therapeutic strategy undertaken in pediatric and adult specialty sarcoma centers correlated with clinical outcome...
  9. doi request reprint Experience with hemophagocytic lymphohistiocytosis/macrophage activation syndrome at a single institution
    Abha A Gupta
    Division of Hematology Oncology, Hospital for Sick Children, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
    J Pediatr Hematol Oncol 31:81-4. 2009
    ..However, patients are often started on corticosteroid alone with or without the addition of intravenous gamma-globulin. The role of the various therapies in HLH/MAS remains undefined...
  10. ncbi request reprint New drugs for the treatment of metastatic or refractory soft tissue sarcomas in children
    Abha A Gupta
    Hospital for Sick Children, Division of Hematology Oncology, Toronto, Canada
    Future Oncol 2:675-85. 2006
    ..The progress to date and the tools used in the treatment of advanced pediatric sarcomas will be summarized in this review...
  11. ncbi request reprint The role of hemophagocytosis in bone marrow aspirates in the diagnosis of hemophagocytic lymphohistiocytosis
    Abha Gupta
    Division of Hematology Oncology, Hospital for Sick Children, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
    Pediatr Blood Cancer 50:192-4. 2008
  12. doi request reprint The role of the initial bone marrow aspirate in the diagnosis of hemophagocytic lymphohistiocytosis
    Abha Gupta
    Division of Hematology Oncology, Hospital for Sick Children, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
    Pediatr Blood Cancer 51:402-4. 2008
    ..The purpose of this study was to quantify the number of HPC in the initial BMA in patients diagnosed with HLH at our institution...
  13. ncbi request reprint Pediatric undifferentiated sarcoma of the soft tissues: a clinicopathologic study
    Gino R Somers
    Division of Pathology, Hospital for Sick Children, 555 University Avenue, Toronto, ON M5G 1X8, Canada
    Pediatr Dev Pathol 9:132-42. 2006
    ....
  14. doi request reprint A cross Canada survey of sperm banking practices in pediatric oncology centers
    Amy Lee Chong
    The Hospital for Sick Children, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
    Pediatr Blood Cancer 55:1356-61. 2010
    ..Sperm banking is an established fertility preservation option in pubertal males. We sought to describe current practices in Canadian pediatric oncology programs, and to identify perceived barriers to sperm banking for male adolescents...
  15. doi request reprint Soft tissue sarcoma presenting with metastatic disease: outcome with primary surgical resection
    Peter C Ferguson
    University Musculoskeletal Oncology Unit, Division of Orthopedic Surgery, Mount Sinai Hospital, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
    Cancer 117:372-9. 2011
    ....
  16. doi request reprint Primary tracheal Ewing's sarcoma
    Maryam Elmi
    Division of Thoracic Surgery, Toronto General Hospital and Princess Margaret Hospital, University Health Network, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
    Ann Thorac Surg 90:1349-52. 2010
    ..The patient then underwent neoadjuvant chemotherapy followed by tracheal resection. Our case highlights the management of a tracheal mass and the multidisciplinary approach required for definitive treatment...
  17. ncbi request reprint Analysis of needle versus open biopsy for the diagnosis of advanced stage pediatric neuroblastoma
    Abha Gupta
    Division of Hematology Oncology, The Hospital for Sick Children, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
    Pediatr Blood Cancer 47:875-9. 2006
    ..We compared the quality and adequacy of biopsy tissue and complication rates in children with NB who underwent open (OBX) and image-guided needle biopsy (NBX) at our center...
  18. doi request reprint Small intestinal B-cell lymphoma in a patient with lymphangiectasia secondary to abdominal lymphangioma
    Rupinder Chera
    Division of Hematology Oncology, Hospital for Sick Children, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
    J Clin Oncol 26:675-8. 2008