G Perilongo

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Affiliation: University of Padova
Country: Italy

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Phase II study of high-dose cyclophosphamide in relapsing and/or resistant hepatoblastoma in children: a study from the SIOPEL group
    Walter Daniel Cacciavillano
    Department of Paediatric Oncology, Institut Gustave Roussy, Villejuif, France
    Eur J Cancer 40:2274-9. 2004
  2. pmc Pandemic influenza A (H1N1v) infection in pediatric population: a multicenter study in a north-east area of Italy
    Liviana Da Dalt
    Department of Pediatrics, University of Padua, Via Giustiniani 3, 35128 Padova, Italy
    Ital J Pediatr 37:24. 2011
  3. pmc A short questionnaire to assess pediatric resident's competencies: the validation process
    Liviana Da Dalt
    Paediatric Residency Program, Department of Woman s and Child s Health, University of Padua, Via Giustiniani, 3 35128 Padua, Italy
    Ital J Pediatr 39:41. 2013
  4. doi request reprint Hepatoblastoma clinical research: lessons learned and future challenges
    Giorgio Perilongo
    Department of Pediatric, University Hospital, University of Padua, Italy
    Pediatr Blood Cancer 59:818-21. 2012
  5. ncbi request reprint Modern treatment of childhood hepatoblastoma: what do clinicians and pathologists have to say to each other?
    Giorgio Perilongo
    Division of Haematology Oncology, Department of Paediatrics, University Hospital of Padova, Padova, Italy
    Med Pediatr Oncol 39:474-7. 2002
  6. ncbi request reprint The expected "boomerang effect"?
    Giorgio Perilongo
    Department of Paediatrics, University of Padua, Paediatric Neuro Oncology Program, Via Giustiniani, Padua, Italy
    Pediatr Blood Cancer 47:1. 2006
  7. ncbi request reprint Low-grade gliomas and leptomeningeal dissemination: a poorly understood phenomenon
    Giorgio Perilongo
    Paediatric Neuro Oncology Program, Division of Haematology Oncology, Department of Paediatrics, University Hospital of Padova, Via Giustiniani 3, 35128 Padova, Italy
    Childs Nerv Syst 19:197-203. 2003
  8. ncbi request reprint Risk-adapted treatment for childhood hepatoblastoma. final report of the second study of the International Society of Paediatric Oncology--SIOPEL 2
    G Perilongo
    Division of Paediatric Haematology Oncology, University Hospital, Via Giustiniani 3 35128, Padova, Italy
    Eur J Cancer 40:411-21. 2004
  9. doi request reprint Cisplatin versus cisplatin plus doxorubicin for standard-risk hepatoblastoma
    Giorgio Perilongo
    Division of Hematology Oncology, Department of Pediatrics, University Hospital of Padua, Padua, Italy
    N Engl J Med 361:1662-70. 2009
  10. ncbi request reprint Hepatoblastoma presenting with lung metastases: treatment results of the first cooperative, prospective study of the International Society of Paediatric Oncology on childhood liver tumors
    G Perilongo
    Division of Pediatric Hematology Oncology, Department of Pediatrics, University of Padova, Padova, Italy
    Cancer 89:1845-53. 2000

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Publications44

  1. ncbi request reprint Phase II study of high-dose cyclophosphamide in relapsing and/or resistant hepatoblastoma in children: a study from the SIOPEL group
    Walter Daniel Cacciavillano
    Department of Paediatric Oncology, Institut Gustave Roussy, Villejuif, France
    Eur J Cancer 40:2274-9. 2004
    ..All patients died, 17 of progressive disease and one of surgery complications. The low response rate (1/17) led the SIOPEL group to conclude that single-agent CPM is not effective for the treatment of relapsing or refractory HB...
  2. pmc Pandemic influenza A (H1N1v) infection in pediatric population: a multicenter study in a north-east area of Italy
    Liviana Da Dalt
    Department of Pediatrics, University of Padua, Via Giustiniani 3, 35128 Padova, Italy
    Ital J Pediatr 37:24. 2011
    ....
  3. pmc A short questionnaire to assess pediatric resident's competencies: the validation process
    Liviana Da Dalt
    Paediatric Residency Program, Department of Woman s and Child s Health, University of Padua, Via Giustiniani, 3 35128 Padua, Italy
    Ital J Pediatr 39:41. 2013
    ..The aim of this article is to present the ReAQ and its validation...
  4. doi request reprint Hepatoblastoma clinical research: lessons learned and future challenges
    Giorgio Perilongo
    Department of Pediatric, University Hospital, University of Padua, Italy
    Pediatr Blood Cancer 59:818-21. 2012
    ..We will focus on lessons learned, especially in reference to the experiences of the COG and SIOPEL study groups, and discuss future challenges...
  5. ncbi request reprint Modern treatment of childhood hepatoblastoma: what do clinicians and pathologists have to say to each other?
    Giorgio Perilongo
    Division of Haematology Oncology, Department of Paediatrics, University Hospital of Padova, Padova, Italy
    Med Pediatr Oncol 39:474-7. 2002
  6. ncbi request reprint The expected "boomerang effect"?
    Giorgio Perilongo
    Department of Paediatrics, University of Padua, Paediatric Neuro Oncology Program, Via Giustiniani, Padua, Italy
    Pediatr Blood Cancer 47:1. 2006
  7. ncbi request reprint Low-grade gliomas and leptomeningeal dissemination: a poorly understood phenomenon
    Giorgio Perilongo
    Paediatric Neuro Oncology Program, Division of Haematology Oncology, Department of Paediatrics, University Hospital of Padova, Via Giustiniani 3, 35128 Padova, Italy
    Childs Nerv Syst 19:197-203. 2003
    ..No firm guidelines for the treatment of these diseases are yet available, mostly due to the rarity of this condition and the existing uncertainties regarding their natural clinical history...
  8. ncbi request reprint Risk-adapted treatment for childhood hepatoblastoma. final report of the second study of the International Society of Paediatric Oncology--SIOPEL 2
    G Perilongo
    Division of Paediatric Haematology Oncology, University Hospital, Via Giustiniani 3 35128, Padova, Italy
    Eur J Cancer 40:411-21. 2004
    ..For SR-HB patients, the efficacy of CDDP monotherapy and the CDDP/DOXO ('PLADO') combination are now being compared in a prospective randomised trial (SIOPEL 3)...
  9. doi request reprint Cisplatin versus cisplatin plus doxorubicin for standard-risk hepatoblastoma
    Giorgio Perilongo
    Division of Hematology Oncology, Department of Pediatrics, University Hospital of Padua, Padua, Italy
    N Engl J Med 361:1662-70. 2009
    ....
  10. ncbi request reprint Hepatoblastoma presenting with lung metastases: treatment results of the first cooperative, prospective study of the International Society of Paediatric Oncology on childhood liver tumors
    G Perilongo
    Division of Pediatric Hematology Oncology, Department of Pediatrics, University of Padova, Padova, Italy
    Cancer 89:1845-53. 2000
    ....
  11. ncbi request reprint Fluorescent in situ hybridization (FISH) reveals frequent and recurrent numerical and structural abnormalities in hepatoblastoma with no informative karyotype
    C Surace
    Department of Pediatrics, University of Padua, Italy
    Med Pediatr Oncol 39:536-9. 2002
    ..Cytogenetic analysis is limited by the requirement of suitable cells in metaphase. A different method that increases analysis sensitivity is fluorescent in situ hybridization (FISH)...
  12. ncbi request reprint Germinoma with synchronous involvement of midline and off-midline structures associated with progressive hemiparesis and hemiatrophy in a young adult
    S Sartori
    Department of Pediatrics, University of Padua, Via Giustiniani 3, 35128 Padua, Italy
    Childs Nerv Syst 23:1341-5. 2007
    ..More rarely, other clinical features can be fever of unknown origin, visual disturbance, and neuropsychiatric symptoms. Cerebral hemiatrophy can precede the imaging depiction of the off-midline mass...
  13. ncbi request reprint SIOPEL trials using preoperative chemotherapy in hepatoblastoma
    G Perilongo
    Department of Pediatrics, University of Padua, Italy
    Lancet Oncol 1:94-100. 2000
    ..The group has also developed a novel staging system, called PRETEXT (PRE Treatment EXTent of disease), based on the anatomy of the liver and radiological findings at diagnosis, to try to predict resectability and outcome...
  14. ncbi request reprint Analyses of prognostic factors in a retrospective review of 92 children with ependymoma: Italian Pediatric Neuro-oncology Group
    G Perilongo
    Pediatric Oncology Division Pediatric Department, University of Padova, Italy
    Med Pediatr Oncol 29:79-85. 1997
    ..These findings suggest that, for childhood EPD, radical resection should be pursued as much as reasonably possible. Thus, it seems justified proposing for future trials, patient stratification by entity of surgical resection...
  15. ncbi request reprint Somatic mosaicism in von Hippel-Lindau Disease
    A Murgia
    Department of Pediatrics, University of Padua, Italy
    Hum Mutat 15:114. 2000
    ..Hum Mutat 15:114, 2000...
  16. ncbi request reprint Ifosfamide in pediatric solid tumors
    M Carli
    Division of Haematology Oncology, Department of Pediatrics, University Hospital, Padova, Italy
    Oncology 65:99-104. 2003
    ..g. 24 h). Ifosfamide is currently included in the standard therapy of pediatric bone and soft tissue sarcomas. It is also used in a selected high-risk group of patients with Wilms' tumor, neuroblastoma and germ cell tumors...
  17. ncbi request reprint Spontaneous partial regression of low-grade glioma in children with neurofibromatosis-1: a real possibility
    G Perilongo
    Hematology Oncology Division, Padua University Hospital, Pediatric Neuro Oncology Program, Italy
    J Child Neurol 14:352-6. 1999
    ....
  18. ncbi request reprint Acute and late morbidity after limited resection and focal radiation therapy in craniopharyngiomas
    G Scarzello
    Department of Radiation Therapy, University Hospital of Padua, Italy
    J Pediatr Endocrinol Metab 19:399-405. 2006
    ..This alternative therapeutic approach has become more appealing now that modern RT techniques allow safer delivery of the RT, particularly in childhood...
  19. ncbi request reprint Embryonal tumor with abundant neuropil and true rosettes. A new entity or only variations of a parent neoplasms (PNETs)? This is the dilemma
    M La Spina
    Division of Hematology Oncology, Department of Pediatrics, Catania University Hospital, Catania, Sicily, Italy
    J Neurooncol 78:317-20. 2006
    ..He is alive and free of disease at 34 months from surgery. Difficulties in histological definition, possible suggestions for treatment proposals are discussed...
  20. ncbi request reprint Diffuse leptomeningeal glioneuronal tumours: clinico-pathological follow-up
    M P Gardiman
    Department of Medicine DIMED, University Hospital of Padua, Padua, Italy
    Pathologica 104:428-31. 2012
    ..The clinical, neuroradiological and pathological long-term follow-up of an unusual diffuse leptomeningeal glioneuronal tumour is presented herein...
  21. doi request reprint Hydrocephalus in infants less than six months of age: effectiveness of endoscopic third ventriculostomy
    R Faggin
    Department of Pediatric Neurosurgery, University of Padua, Padua, Italy
    Eur J Pediatr Surg 19:216-9. 2009
    ..The aim of this article is to define the effectiveness of third ventriculostomy for hydrocephalus in infants less than 6 months of age better and to determine possible positive predictive factors...
  22. ncbi request reprint Clear-cell meningioma in a 22-month-old male: a case report and literature review
    S Carra
    Department of Pediatrics, University of Padua, Italy
    Pediatr Neurosurg 34:264-7. 2001
    ..Complete surgical removal is necessary because it is potentially aggressive and may recur. After surgery, an accurate follow-up is warranted...
  23. ncbi request reprint Fluorescence in situ hybridization improves cytogenetic results in the analysis of hepatoblastoma
    L Sainati
    Department of Pediatrics, University of Padua, Via Giustiniani 3, Padua, Italy
    Cancer Genet Cytogenet 134:18-20. 2002
    ..In view of the high incidence of recurrent trisomies, FISH analysis should be recommended in all the cases of HB with no informative karyotype...
  24. doi request reprint Hepatoblastoma with a low serum alpha-fetoprotein level at diagnosis: the SIOPEL group experience
    Maretta De Ioris
    Department of Paediatric Oncology, Institut Gustave Roussy, 39, rue Camille Desmoulins, 94805 Villejuif, France
    Eur J Cancer 44:545-50. 2008
    ..To investigate the characteristics of patients with hepatoblastoma and low serum alpha-fetoprotein (AFP) at diagnosis...
  25. pmc Visual outcome of a cohort of children with neurofibromatosis type 1 and optic pathway glioma followed by a pediatric neuro-oncology program
    Paola Dalla Via
    Department of Pediatrics, University Hospital of Padua, Via Giustiniani 3, 35128 Padua, Italy
    Neuro Oncol 9:430-7. 2007
    ..In conclusion, the visual outcome of this selected cohort of NF1 patients with OPG is unsatisfactory. A critical reappraisal of the therapeutic strategy adopted is needed...
  26. ncbi request reprint Features predicting unresectability in hepatoblastoma
    Lorenzo D'Antiga
    Department of Pediatrics, University of Padova, Padova, Italy
    Cancer 110:1050-8. 2007
    ..The authors sought to identify presenting features that would predict unresectability in patients with HB and to provide suggestions for early referral and listing for OLT...
  27. ncbi request reprint Undifferentiated sarcoma of the liver in childhood: a curable disease
    Gianni Bisogno
    Pediatric Oncology Hematology Division, University of Padova, Padova, Italy
    Cancer 94:252-7. 2002
    ..Undifferentiated (embryonal) sarcoma of the liver (UESL) is a rare childhood hepatic tumor, and it is generally considered an aggressive neoplasm with an unfavorable prognosis...
  28. ncbi request reprint Surgical view of the treatment of patients with hepatoblastoma: results from the first prospective trial of the International Society of Pediatric Oncology Liver Tumor Study Group
    J Marco Schnater
    Pediatric Surgical Center Amsterdam EKZ AMC VUmc, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    Cancer 94:1111-20. 2002
    ..The objective of this article was to assess the assumed surgical advantages of primary chemotherapy...
  29. ncbi request reprint Primary intracranial fibrosarcoma
    Gianni Bisogno
    Hematology Oncology Division, Department of Pediatrics, Via Giustiniani, 3, 35128 Padua, Italy
    Childs Nerv Syst 18:648-51. 2002
    ..We report the contributions that different therapeutic options made to the treatment of a child with one of these aggressive tumors...
  30. ncbi request reprint Multifocal hepatoblastoma: is there a place for partial hepatectomy?
    Patrizia Dall'igna
    Department of Pediatrics, Division of Pediatric Surgery, University Hospital of Padua, Italy
    Med Pediatr Oncol 40:113-6; discussion 116-7. 2003
  31. ncbi request reprint Evaluation of health status and health-related quality of life in a cohort of Italian children following treatment for a primary brain tumor
    Chiara Cardarelli
    Department of Pediatrics, Division of Hematology Oncology, Pediatric Neuro Oncology Program, University of Padua, Padua, Italy
    Pediatr Blood Cancer 46:637-44. 2006
    ..It specifically, it aimed to compare the HS and the HRQL, as expressed by the HUI2 global utility score, in cohorts of patients who had brain tumors, extra-cerebral solid tumors, or leukemia/lymphoma...
  32. ncbi request reprint Hepatoblastoma: an oncological review
    Derek J Roebuck
    Department of Radiology, Great Ormond Street Hospital, London, WC1N 3JH, UK
    Pediatr Radiol 36:183-6. 2006
    ..In future, we hope to be able to improve survival for children with high-risk tumours, and decrease the morbidity associated with treatment in the others...
  33. ncbi request reprint Clear cell meningioma in a 22-month-old male: update after five years
    Sabina CarrĂ 
    Pediatr Neurosurg 38:162-3. 2003
  34. ncbi request reprint Non-anaplastic pleomorphic xanthoastrocytoma with neuroradiological evidences of leptomeningeal dissemination
    Eva Passone
    Paediatric Clinic, School of Medicine, University of Udine, Udine, Italy
    Childs Nerv Syst 22:614-8. 2006
    ..A case of a non-anaplastic pleomorphic xanthoastrocytoma (PXA) presenting with leptomeningeal dissemination (LMD) affecting a 9-year-old girl is presented...
  35. ncbi request reprint Considerations on the role of chemotherapy and modern radiotherapy in the treatment of childhood low grade glioma
    Giorgio Perilongo
    Neuro Oncology Program, Division of Haematology Oncology, Department of Pediatrics, University Hospital of Padua, Via Giustiniani 3, 35128, Padua, Italy
    J Neurooncol 75:301-7. 2005
    ..This manuscript reviews and expands these data, trying to combine them in a coherent picture that it is hoped can help in directing future research in this field...
  36. ncbi request reprint Hyperfractionated radiotherapy and chemotherapy for childhood ependymoma: final results of the first prospective AIEOP (Associazione Italiana di Ematologia-Oncologia Pediatrica) study
    Maura Massimino
    Department of Pediatric Oncology, Istituto Nazionale Tumori, Milano, Italy
    Int J Radiat Oncol Biol Phys 58:1336-45. 2004
    ..A postsurgical "stage-based" protocol for ependymoma was designed...
  37. ncbi request reprint Predictive value of the pretreatment extent of disease system in hepatoblastoma: results from the International Society of Pediatric Oncology Liver Tumor Study Group SIOPEL-1 study
    Daniel C Aronson
    Pediatric Surgical Center of Amsterdam, Emma Children s Hospital AMC, PO Box 22700, 1100 DE Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    J Clin Oncol 23:1245-52. 2005
    ..Study aims were to analyze the accuracy and interobserver agreement of PRETEXT and to compare the predictive impact of three currently used staging systems...
  38. ncbi request reprint Guidelines for surgical treatment of hepatoblastoma in the modern era--recommendations from the Childhood Liver Tumour Strategy Group of the International Society of Paediatric Oncology (SIOPEL)
    Piotr Czauderna
    Department of Paediatric Surgery, Medical University of Gdansk, ul Nowe Ogrody 1 6, Gdansk 80 803, Poland
    Eur J Cancer 41:1031-6. 2005
    ..These guidelines should not be seen as final, but rather as a starting point for further discussion between the various national and international liver tumour study groups...
  39. ncbi request reprint Primary peripheral PNET/Ewing's sarcoma of the dura: a clinicopathologic entity distinct from central PNET
    Franceska Dedeurwaerdere
    Department of Pathology, Katholieke Universiteit Leuven, Belgium
    Mod Pathol 15:673-8. 2002
    ..The occurrence of PNET-ES at this site is very unusual. Immunophenotypical as well as genetic analysis play a key role in the diagnosis and the distinction from central PNET...
  40. ncbi request reprint Spinal low-grade neoplasms with extensive leptomeningeal dissemination in children
    Giorgio Perilongo
    Division of Paediatric Haematology, Paediatric Neuro oncology Programme, Department of Paediatrics, University Hospital of Padua, Italy
    Childs Nerv Syst 18:505-12. 2002
    ..The aim of this study is to re-appraise paediatric leptomeningeal disseminated spinal low-grade neoplasms putting forward the hypothesis that these tumours may represent a possible distinctive clinico-pathological entity...
  41. ncbi request reprint The challenge of very rare tumours in childhood: the Italian TREP project
    Andrea Ferrari
    Paediatric Oncology Unit, Istituto Nazionale Tumori, Milano, Italy
    Eur J Cancer 43:654-9. 2007
    ..This experience demonstrates the feasibility of a national multidisciplinary cooperation on rare paediatric malignancies and suggests that international studies could be realised...
  42. ncbi request reprint Salvage treatment for childhood ependymoma after surgery only: Pitfalls of omitting "at once" adjuvant treatment
    Maura Massimino
    Department of Pediatric Oncology, Istituto Nazionale Tumori, Milan, Italy
    Int J Radiat Oncol Biol Phys 65:1440-5. 2006
    ..To discuss the results obtained by giving adjuvant treatment for childhood ependymoma (EPD) at relapse after complete surgery only...
  43. ncbi request reprint Treatment with oral etoposide for childhood recurrent ependymomas
    Alessandro Sandri
    Pediatric Oncology Department, University of Turin, Torino, Italy
    J Pediatr Hematol Oncol 27:486-90. 2005
    ..7%. These results emphasize that oral etoposide is an attractive option for childhood recurrent ependymomas in terms of administration, tolerability, and neuroradiologic response...
  44. pmc 2005 PRETEXT: a revised staging system for primary malignant liver tumours of childhood developed by the SIOPEL group
    Derek J Roebuck
    Department of Radiology, Great Ormond Street Hospital, London, UK
    Pediatr Radiol 37:123-32; quiz 249-50. 2007
    ..This paper, written by members of the radiology and surgery committees of the International Childhood Liver Tumor Strategy Group (SIOPEL), presents various clarifications and revisions to the original PRETEXT system...