- Specificity of paediatric jawbone lesions: tumours and pseudotumours
APHP, Hôpital Necker Enfant Malades Head of the Department Vazquez, Service de Chirurgie Maxillo faciale, Paris F75015, France Université Paris 5, UFR médecine Paris Descartes, Paris F75006, France Centre de références des malformations de la face et de la cavité buccale Head of the Department Vazquez, France Laboratoire de Physiopathologie orale et Moléculaire Head of the Department Berdal, INSERM, UMRS 872, Equipe 5, Centre de Recherche des Cordeliers, Paris 75006, France Electronic address
J Craniomaxillofac Surg 42:125-31. 2014
..The aim of this study was to describe the different jaw tumours in children, define diagnostic tools to determine their specificity and describe optimal treatment...
- Use of the external pectoralis myocutaneous major flap in anterior skull base reconstruction
Yale Plastic Surgery, New Haven, CT, USA
Int J Oral Maxillofac Surg 42:453-7. 2013
..The PMMF remains a safe and versatile reconstructive tool in anterior skull base tumour resection. The externalized pedicle allows this flap to reach periorbital and anterior skull base...
- Soft tissue myoepithelioma of the scalp in a 11-year-old girl: a challenging diagnosis
Department of Maxillofacial and Plastic Surgery, Children Hospital Armand Trousseau, Medical School Pierre and Marie Curie, University Paris 6, Paris, France
Pediatr Dermatol 29:345-8. 2012
..Because of the variable appearance of myoepithelial cells and their phenotype, the pathological diagnosis is challenging. We report a case of subcutaneous myoepithelioma in a child and discuss the literature...
- Unusual costochondral bone graft complication
Service de chirurgie maxillo faciale et plastique pédiatrique, APHP, Hopital Necker Enfants Malades, Paris, France Centre de Référence des Maladie Rares de la Face et de la Cavité Buccale, APHP, Hopital Necker Enfants Malades, Paris, France Electronic address
Int J Oral Maxillofac Surg 42:1427-30. 2013
..To our knowledge, no such case has been reported in the literature previously. The aim of this report is to present the only known case and to discuss the contributing factors. ..
- PTCH1 mutation and local aggressiveness of odontogenic keratocystic tumors in children: is there a relationship?
APHP, Hopital Necker Enfants Malades, Service de chirurgiemaxillo faciale, Paris F75015, France
Hum Pathol 44:1071-8. 2013
..KCOTs harboring the mutation display a chorionic epithelial structure that acts as a secondary germinal center. Genetic and microenvironmental factors might interact to propel tumor development...
- Familial lambdoid craniosynostosis between father and son
Section of Plastic Surgery, Department of Surgery, Yale University School of Medicine, New Haven, Connecticut 06520 8041, USA
J Craniofac Surg 19:850-4. 2008
..We report the third case of inherited unilateral lambdoid craniosynostosis. The genetic pathogenesis of lambdoid craniosynostosis will be discussed...
- Immediate or delayed nasal reconstruction in infant after subtotal amputation? Nasal reconstruction with forehead flap in a 2-year-old child
Section of Plastic Surgery, Department of Surgery, Yale University School of Medicine, New Haven, CT 06520 8041, USA
Ann Plast Surg 60:487-90. 2008
..The forehead flap can be applied in very young children with reasonable expectations of excellent functional and esthetic outcome. Long-term results remain to be seen regarding nasal function and growth...
- Fat graft transfer in children's facial malformations: a prospective three-dimensional evaluation
APHP, Hopital Necker Enfants Malades, Universite Paris 6, Faculte de Medecine Pierre et Marie Curie, 75015 Paris, France
J Plast Reconstr Aesthet Surg 66:799-804. 2013
..The objective of this study is to quantify, through an objective method, the rate of survival of fat grafting in children's reconstructive surgery...
- The misdiagnosis of craniosynostosis as deformational plagiocephaly
Section of Plastic Surgery, Department of Surgery, Yale University School of Medicine, New Haven, CT, USA
J Craniofac Surg 19:132-6. 2008
..We present 4 clinical reports on patients in whom unilateral coronal craniosynostosis and lambdoid craniosynostosis were originally misdiagnosed as occipital deformational plagiocephaly and highlight individual structural distinctions...
- NRAS mutation is the sole recurrent somatic mutation in large congenital melanocytic nevi
1 Saint Antoine Research Center, U938, Institut National de la Sante et de la Recherche Medicale INSERM, Paris, France 2 Université Pierre et Marie Curie Paris VI, Paris, France
J Invest Dermatol 134:1067-74. 2014
..These findings strongly suggest that NRAS mutations are sufficient to drive melanocytic benign proliferations in utero. ..
- Nocturnal mouthpiece ventilation and medical hypnosis to treat severe obstructive sleep apnea in a child with cherubism
Inserm U 955 Pierre et Marie Curie Paris 6 University, Paris, France
Pediatr Pulmonol 48:927-9. 2013
..This report highlights the benefit of medical hypnosis in facilitating CPAP acceptance as well as the efficacy of mouthpiece ventilation in a severe form of cherubism with complete nasal obstruction...