Andrea Bischoff

Summary

Affiliation: Cincinnati Children's Hospital Medical Center
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Anorectal malformation without fistula: a defect with unique characteristics
    Andrea Bischoff
    Division of Pediatric Surgery, Colorectal Center for Children, Cincinnati Children s Hospital Medical Center, 3333 Burnet Avenue, ML 2023, Cincinnati, OH, 45229, USA
    Pediatr Surg Int 30:763-6. 2014
  2. ncbi request reprint The "rescue operation" for patients with cloacal exstrophy and its variants
    Andrea Bischoff
    Division of Pediatric Surgery, Colorectal Center for Children, Cincinnati Children s Hospital Medical Center, 3333 Burnet Avenue, ML 2023, Cincinnati, OH, 45229, USA
    Pediatr Surg Int 30:723-7. 2014
  3. doi request reprint Covered cloacal exstrophy--a poorly recognized condition: hints for a correct diagnosis
    Andrea Bischoff
    Colorectal Center for Children, Division of Pediatric Surgery, Cincinnati Children s Hospital Medical Center, Cincinnati, OH, USA Electronic address
    J Pediatr Surg 48:2389-92. 2013
  4. doi request reprint Update on the management of anorectal malformations
    Andrea Bischoff
    Division of Pediatric Surgery, Colorectal Center for Children, Cincinnati Children s Hospital Medical Center, 3333 Burnet Avenue, ML 2023, Cincinnati, OH 45229, USA
    Pediatr Surg Int 29:899-904. 2013
  5. ncbi request reprint Vaginal switch--a useful technical alternative to vaginal replacement for select cases of cloaca and urogenital sinus
    Andrea Bischoff
    Colorectal Center for Children, Division of Pediatric Surgery, Cincinnati Children s Hospital Medical Center, Cincinnati, OH 45229, USA
    J Pediatr Surg 48:363-6. 2013
  6. ncbi request reprint Laparoscopic-assisted PSARP - the advantages of combining both techniques for the treatment of anorectal malformations with recto-bladderneck or high prostatic fistulas
    Andrea Bischoff
    Division of Pediatric Surgery, Colorectal Center for Children, Cincinnati Children s Hospital Medical Center, Cincinnati, OH 45229, USA
    J Pediatr Surg 48:367-71. 2013
  7. pmc Prenatal counseling for cloaca and cloacal exstrophy-challenges faced by pediatric surgeons
    Andrea Bischoff
    Colorectal Center for Children, Division of Pediatric Surgery, Cincinnati Children s Hospital Medical Center, 3333 Burnet Avenue, ML 2023, Cincinnati, OH 45229, USA
    Pediatr Surg Int 28:781-8. 2012
  8. doi request reprint Prenatal diagnosis of cloacal malformations
    Andrea Bischoff
    Colorectal Center for Children, Division of Pediatric Surgery, Cincinnati Children s Hospital Medical Center, 3333 Burnet Avenue, ML 2023, Cincinnati, OH 45229, USA
    Pediatr Surg Int 26:1071-5. 2010
  9. pmc Colostomy closure: how to avoid complications
    Andrea Bischoff
    Division of Pediatric Surgery, Colorectal Center for Children, Cincinnati Children s Hospital Medical Center, 3333 Burnet Avenue, ML 2023, Cincinnati, OH 45229, USA
    Pediatr Surg Int 26:1087-92. 2010
  10. doi request reprint Hydrocolpos in cloacal malformations
    Andrea Bischoff
    Colorectal Center for Children, Division of Pediatric Surgery, Cincinnati Children s Hospital Medical Center, ML 2023, Cincinnati, OH, USA
    J Pediatr Surg 45:1241-5. 2010

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Publications28

  1. ncbi request reprint Anorectal malformation without fistula: a defect with unique characteristics
    Andrea Bischoff
    Division of Pediatric Surgery, Colorectal Center for Children, Cincinnati Children s Hospital Medical Center, 3333 Burnet Avenue, ML 2023, Cincinnati, OH, 45229, USA
    Pediatr Surg Int 30:763-6. 2014
    ..We felt that ARM without fistula has very specific characteristics and therapeutic implications that deserved a special discussion, which prompted us to review our experience...
  2. ncbi request reprint The "rescue operation" for patients with cloacal exstrophy and its variants
    Andrea Bischoff
    Division of Pediatric Surgery, Colorectal Center for Children, Cincinnati Children s Hospital Medical Center, 3333 Burnet Avenue, ML 2023, Cincinnati, OH, 45229, USA
    Pediatr Surg Int 30:723-7. 2014
    ..These patients benefit from a "rescue operation" to give them the best opportunity to be future pull-through candidates...
  3. doi request reprint Covered cloacal exstrophy--a poorly recognized condition: hints for a correct diagnosis
    Andrea Bischoff
    Colorectal Center for Children, Division of Pediatric Surgery, Cincinnati Children s Hospital Medical Center, Cincinnati, OH, USA Electronic address
    J Pediatr Surg 48:2389-92. 2013
    ..Covered cloacal exstrophy requires a high index of suspicion for its diagnosis. Low implantation of the umbilical cord, separated pubic bones, and anorectal malformation are the most common signs...
  4. doi request reprint Update on the management of anorectal malformations
    Andrea Bischoff
    Division of Pediatric Surgery, Colorectal Center for Children, Cincinnati Children s Hospital Medical Center, 3333 Burnet Avenue, ML 2023, Cincinnati, OH 45229, USA
    Pediatr Surg Int 29:899-904. 2013
    ..The goal of this article is to give a brief update on the current management of patients with anorectal malformation, based on the multiple lessons learned during this period...
  5. ncbi request reprint Vaginal switch--a useful technical alternative to vaginal replacement for select cases of cloaca and urogenital sinus
    Andrea Bischoff
    Colorectal Center for Children, Division of Pediatric Surgery, Cincinnati Children s Hospital Medical Center, Cincinnati, OH 45229, USA
    J Pediatr Surg 48:363-6. 2013
    ..The aim of this study was to describe the indications, technical details, and complications of a surgical maneuver designed to repair the vagina in select cases of cloaca and urogenital sinus...
  6. ncbi request reprint Laparoscopic-assisted PSARP - the advantages of combining both techniques for the treatment of anorectal malformations with recto-bladderneck or high prostatic fistulas
    Andrea Bischoff
    Division of Pediatric Surgery, Colorectal Center for Children, Cincinnati Children s Hospital Medical Center, Cincinnati, OH 45229, USA
    J Pediatr Surg 48:367-71. 2013
    ..The aim of this study was to present an alternative way to use both the posterior sagittal approach combined with laparoscopy for the repair of select cases of anorectal malformation (ARM)...
  7. pmc Prenatal counseling for cloaca and cloacal exstrophy-challenges faced by pediatric surgeons
    Andrea Bischoff
    Colorectal Center for Children, Division of Pediatric Surgery, Cincinnati Children s Hospital Medical Center, 3333 Burnet Avenue, ML 2023, Cincinnati, OH 45229, USA
    Pediatr Surg Int 28:781-8. 2012
    ..The purpose of this review is to analyze our experience in prenatally diagnosed cloaca or cloacal exstrophy and to provide some guidelines for prenatal counseling of these complex congenital anomalies...
  8. doi request reprint Prenatal diagnosis of cloacal malformations
    Andrea Bischoff
    Colorectal Center for Children, Division of Pediatric Surgery, Cincinnati Children s Hospital Medical Center, 3333 Burnet Avenue, ML 2023, Cincinnati, OH 45229, USA
    Pediatr Surg Int 26:1071-5. 2010
    ..9% of screened cases. In cloacas, these numbers are unknown. We speculate that some images from prenatal ultrasound studies may suggest the diagnosis of cloaca, but are not recognized because of a lack of suspicion for this diagnosis...
  9. pmc Colostomy closure: how to avoid complications
    Andrea Bischoff
    Division of Pediatric Surgery, Colorectal Center for Children, Cincinnati Children s Hospital Medical Center, 3333 Burnet Avenue, ML 2023, Cincinnati, OH 45229, USA
    Pediatr Surg Int 26:1087-92. 2010
    ..We now have focused in the morbidity related to the colostomy closure. The technical details that might have contributed to the minimal morbidity we experienced are described...
  10. doi request reprint Hydrocolpos in cloacal malformations
    Andrea Bischoff
    Colorectal Center for Children, Division of Pediatric Surgery, Cincinnati Children s Hospital Medical Center, ML 2023, Cincinnati, OH, USA
    J Pediatr Surg 45:1241-5. 2010
    ..The purpose of this report is to increase the index of suspicion for hydrocolpos in patients with cloaca and to describe our approach for its treatment with the hope that errors in the management of hydrocolpos can be avoided...
  11. pmc Total colonic aganglionosis: a surgical challenge. How to avoid complications?
    Andrea Bischoff
    Division of Pediatric Surgery, Colorectal Center for Children, Cincinnati Children s Hospital Medical Center, 3333 Burnet Avenue, ML 2023, Cincinnati, OH 45229, USA
    Pediatr Surg Int 27:1047-52. 2011
    ..Long-term results are suboptimal and complications are very common. We analyzed our experience to formulate recommendations to achieve better results and avoid complications and sequelae...
  12. ncbi request reprint Laparoscopy and its use in the repair of anorectal malformations
    Andrea Bischoff
    Colorectal Center for Children, Division of Pediatric Surgery, Cincinnati Children s Hospital Medical Center, Cincinnati, Ohio 45229, USA
    J Pediatr Surg 46:1609-17. 2011
    ..There remains a significant debate about whether these expectations have been fulfilled...
  13. doi request reprint A practical approach to the management of pediatric fecal incontinence
    Andrea Bischoff
    Hospital Regional da Asa Sul, Brasilia, Brazil
    Semin Pediatr Surg 19:154-9. 2010
    ..Following a systematic rationale in the classification of patients with fecal incontinence and applying selectively, individualized management, it is possible to achieve a 95% success rate in patients suffering from fecal incontinence...
  14. ncbi request reprint The role of a colon resection in combination with a Malone appendicostomy as part of a bowel management program for the treatment of fecal incontinence
    Balgopal Eradi
    Division of Pediatric Surgery, Colorectal Center for Children, Cincinnati Children s Hospital Medical Center, Cincinnati, OH 45229, USA
    J Pediatr Surg 48:2296-300. 2013
    ..We have found that some patients may benefit from both procedures...
  15. ncbi request reprint Transanal, full-thickness, Swenson-like approach for Hirschsprung disease
    Marc A Levitt
    Colorectal Center for Children, Cincinnati Children s Hospital Medical Center, Cincinnati, OH 45229, USA Electronic address
    J Pediatr Surg 48:2289-95. 2013
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  16. doi request reprint Posterior cloaca--further experience and guidelines for the treatment of an unusual anorectal malformation
    Alberto Pena
    The Colorectal Center for Children, Division of Pediatric Surgery, Cincinnati Children s Hospital Medical Center, Cincinnati, OH 45229 3039, USA
    J Pediatr Surg 45:1234-40. 2010
    ..The term posterior cloaca refers to a malformation in which the urethra and vagina are fused, forming a urogenital sinus that deviates posteriorly to open in the anterior rectal wall or immediately anterior to the anus...
  17. doi request reprint The transpubic approach for the correction of complex anorectal and urogenital malformations
    Alberto Pena
    Cincinnati Children s Hospital Medical Center, Cincinnati, OH 45229, USA
    J Pediatr Surg 46:2316-20. 2011
    ..The transpubic approach has been used mainly to treat urethral injuries and prostate cancer. There are no reports describing this approach in anorectal malformations...
  18. doi request reprint Pitfalls and challenges of cloaca repair: how to reduce the need for reoperations
    Marc A Levitt
    Division of Pediatric Surgery, Colorectal Center for Children, Cincinnati Children s Hospital Medical Center, Cincinnati, OH 45229, USA
    J Pediatr Surg 46:1250-5. 2011
    ..We have encountered a unique group of complications in referred patients after failed attempted repairs elsewhere and chose to review this experience with the hope of identifying pitfalls to avoid during the primary repair...
  19. doi request reprint Rectal atresia and stenosis: unique anorectal malformations
    Miller Hamrick
    Division of Pediatric Surgery, Colorectal Center for Children, Cincinnati Children s Hospital Medical Center, Cincinnati, OH 45229, USA
    J Pediatr Surg 47:1280-4. 2012
    ..We present a surgical technique for the management of these patients, as well as their unique clinical concerns and outcomes...
  20. doi request reprint Management of H-type rectovestibular and rectovaginal fistulas
    Taiwo A Lawal
    Colorectal Center for Children, Cincinnati Children s Hospital Medical Center, Cincinnati, OH 45229, USA
    J Pediatr Surg 46:1226-30. 2011
    ..We describe our approach and outcome in the management of these patients...
  21. doi request reprint Laparoscopic-assisted Malone appendicostomy in the management of fecal incontinence in children
    Taiwo A Lawal
    Division of Pediatric Surgery, Department of Surgery, Colorectal Center for Children, Cincinnati Children s Hospital Medical Center, University of Cincinnati, Cincinnati, Ohio 45229, USA
    J Laparoendosc Adv Surg Tech A 21:455-9. 2011
    ..We present our experience using this approach for fecal incontinence patients and technical modifications to reduce complications...
  22. ncbi request reprint Esophageal atresia in patients with anorectal malformations
    Emilio Fernandez
    Division of Pediatric Surgery, Colorectal Center for Children, Cincinnati Children s Hospital Medical Center, 3333 Burnet Avenue, ML 2023, Cincinnati, OH, 45229, USA
    Pediatr Surg Int 30:767-71. 2014
    ..The purpose of this work is to find out the most common type of ARM associated to EA and the functional prognostic implication of this association, which has not been described in previous publications...
  23. ncbi request reprint Coloboma and anorectal malformations: a rare association with important clinical implications
    Giulia Brisighelli
    Colorectal Center for Children, Cincinnati Children s Hospital Medical Center, 3333 Burnet Avenue, ML 2023, Cincinnati, OH 45229, USA
    Pediatr Surg Int 29:905-12. 2013
    ..In a patient with an anorectal malformation (ARM), the presence of a coloboma is commonly associated with other serious anomalies...
  24. pmc Bowel management for the treatment of pediatric fecal incontinence
    Andrea Bischoff
    Colorectal Center for Children, Cincinnati Children s Hospital Medical Center, 3333 Burnet Avenue, ML 2023, Cincinnati, OH 45229, USA
    Pediatr Surg Int 25:1027-42. 2009
    ..The main characteristics of the program include the identification of the characteristics of the colon of each patient; finding the specific type of enema that will clean that colon and the radiological monitoring of the process...
  25. doi request reprint Rectovestibular fistula--rarely recognized associated gynecologic anomalies
    Marc A Levitt
    Department of Pediatric Surgery, Colorectal Center for Children, Cincinnati Children s Hospital Medical Center, Cincinnati, OH 45229, USA
    J Pediatr Surg 44:1261-7; discussion 1267. 2009
    ..Associated gynecologic defects are rarely mentioned in the literature but may have serious clinical implications if undetected. The definitive repair of the ARM offers an opportunity for diagnosis and treatment of these conditions...
  26. doi request reprint Complex cloacal malformations: use of rotational fluoroscopy and 3-D reconstruction in diagnosis and surgical planning
    Manish N Patel
    Division of Interventional Radiology, Department of Radiology, Cincinnati Children s Hospital Medical Center, 3333 Burnet Ave, Cincinnati, OH 45229, USA
    Pediatr Radiol 42:355-63. 2012
    ....
  27. doi request reprint Treatment of fecal incontinence with a comprehensive bowel management program
    Andrea Bischoff
    Department of Pediatric Surgery, Colorectal Center for Children, Cincinnati Children s Hospital Medical Center, Cincinnati, OH 45229, USA
    J Pediatr Surg 44:1278-83; discussion 1283-4. 2009
    ..A successful ACE may not help a patient without such management. Valuable lessons were learned by implementation of bowel management in 495 fecally incontinent patients...
  28. pmc Defining the molecular pathologies in cloaca malformation: similarities between mouse and human
    Laura A Runck
    Division of Developmental Biology, Cincinnati Children s Hospital Medical Center, 3333 Burnet Avenue, Cincinnati, OH 45229, USA
    Dis Model Mech 7:483-93. 2014
    ..Moreover, deranged Shh and BMP signaling is correlated with severe anorectal malformations in both mouse and humans. ..