Arin K Greene

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Affiliation: Harvard University
Country: USA

Publications

  1. doi request reprint Current concepts of vascular anomalies
    Arin K Greene
    Department of Plastic and Oral Surgery, Vascular Anomalies Center, Children s Hospital Boston, Boston, Massachusetts 02115, USA
    J Craniofac Surg 23:220-4. 2012
  2. doi request reprint Management of venous malformations
    Arin K Greene
    Department of Plastic and Oral Surgery, Vascular Anomalies Center, Children s Hospital Boston, Harvard Medical College, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    Clin Plast Surg 38:83-93. 2011
  3. doi request reprint Corticosteroid treatment for problematic infantile hemangioma: evidence does not support an increased risk for cerebral palsy
    Arin K Greene
    Vascular Anomalies Center and Department of Plastic Surgery, Children s Hospital Boston, Harvard Medical School, Boston, Massachusetts, USA
    Pediatrics 121:1251-2. 2008
  4. doi request reprint Risk of vascular anomalies with Down syndrome
    Arin K Greene
    Vascular Anomalies Center and Department of Plastic Surgery, Children s Hospital Boston, Harvard Medical School, Boston, Massachusetts 02115, USA
    Pediatrics 121:e135-40. 2008
  5. doi request reprint Oral prednisolone for infantile hemangioma: efficacy and safety using a standardized treatment protocol
    Arin K Greene
    Department of Plastic and Oral Surgery, Children s Hospital Boston, Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    Plast Reconstr Surg 128:743-52. 2011
  6. doi request reprint Sturge-Weber syndrome: soft-tissue and skeletal overgrowth
    Arin K Greene
    Department of Plastic and Oral Surgery, Vascular Anomalies Center, Children s Hospital, Harvard Medical School, Boston, Massachusetts, USA
    J Craniofac Surg 20:617-21. 2009
  7. doi request reprint Diffuse lipofibromatosis of the lower extremity masquerading as a vascular anomaly
    Arin K Greene
    Vascular Anomalies Center, Department of Plastic Surgery, Children s Hospital Boston, 300 Longwood Ave, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    Ann Plast Surg 62:703-6. 2009
  8. doi request reprint Management of arteriovenous malformations
    Arin K Greene
    Department of Plastic and Oral Surgery, Vascular Anomalies Center, Children s Hospital Boston, Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    Clin Plast Surg 38:95-106. 2011
  9. ncbi request reprint Infantile myofibroma or lymphatic malformation: differential diagnosis of neonatal cystic cervicofacial lesions
    Stephen C Merrell
    Department of Plastic Surgery, Children s Hospital Boston, Harvard Medical School, Boston, Massachusetts 02115, USA
    J Craniofac Surg 21:422-6. 2010
  10. doi request reprint Vascular anomalies in 5,621 patients: guidelines for referral
    Arin K Greene
    Department of Plastic and Oral Surgery, Vascular Anomalies Center, Children s Hospital Boston, Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    J Pediatr Surg 46:1784-9. 2011

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  1. doi request reprint Current concepts of vascular anomalies
    Arin K Greene
    Department of Plastic and Oral Surgery, Vascular Anomalies Center, Children s Hospital Boston, Boston, Massachusetts 02115, USA
    J Craniofac Surg 23:220-4. 2012
    ..Recent insight into the etiopathogenesis of infantile hemangioma and vascular malformations may lead to novel therapies for these lesions in the near future...
  2. doi request reprint Management of venous malformations
    Arin K Greene
    Department of Plastic and Oral Surgery, Vascular Anomalies Center, Children s Hospital Boston, Harvard Medical College, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    Clin Plast Surg 38:83-93. 2011
    ..This article discusses the types, diagnosis, and the nonoperative and operative management of venous malformations...
  3. doi request reprint Corticosteroid treatment for problematic infantile hemangioma: evidence does not support an increased risk for cerebral palsy
    Arin K Greene
    Vascular Anomalies Center and Department of Plastic Surgery, Children s Hospital Boston, Harvard Medical School, Boston, Massachusetts, USA
    Pediatrics 121:1251-2. 2008
  4. doi request reprint Risk of vascular anomalies with Down syndrome
    Arin K Greene
    Vascular Anomalies Center and Department of Plastic Surgery, Children s Hospital Boston, Harvard Medical School, Boston, Massachusetts 02115, USA
    Pediatrics 121:e135-40. 2008
    ..We hypothesized that vascular anomalies, including infantile hemangioma, an angiogenesis-dependent vascular tumor, and vascular malformations might be similarly inhibited in patients with Down syndrome...
  5. doi request reprint Oral prednisolone for infantile hemangioma: efficacy and safety using a standardized treatment protocol
    Arin K Greene
    Department of Plastic and Oral Surgery, Children s Hospital Boston, Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    Plast Reconstr Surg 128:743-52. 2011
    ..The purpose of this study was to determine the efficacy and safety of oral corticosteroid therapy using a standardized treatment protocol...
  6. doi request reprint Sturge-Weber syndrome: soft-tissue and skeletal overgrowth
    Arin K Greene
    Department of Plastic and Oral Surgery, Vascular Anomalies Center, Children s Hospital, Harvard Medical School, Boston, Massachusetts, USA
    J Craniofac Surg 20:617-21. 2009
    ..0%), or skeletal overgrowth (11.0%). In conclusion, facial hypertrophy is a major component of SWS; these patients should be counseled about the risk of overgrowth and about the types of possible operative correction...
  7. doi request reprint Diffuse lipofibromatosis of the lower extremity masquerading as a vascular anomaly
    Arin K Greene
    Vascular Anomalies Center, Department of Plastic Surgery, Children s Hospital Boston, 300 Longwood Ave, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    Ann Plast Surg 62:703-6. 2009
    ..Compared with these more frequent conditions, lipofibromatosis usually causes less morbidity. Management of the tumor includes observation or excision. Because complete extirpation of the lesion is difficult, the recurrence rate is high...
  8. doi request reprint Management of arteriovenous malformations
    Arin K Greene
    Department of Plastic and Oral Surgery, Vascular Anomalies Center, Children s Hospital Boston, Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    Clin Plast Surg 38:95-106. 2011
    ..This article describes the clinical features, diagnosis, and management of arteriovenous malformation, capillary malformation-arteriovenous malformation, and PTEN-associated vascular anomaly...
  9. ncbi request reprint Infantile myofibroma or lymphatic malformation: differential diagnosis of neonatal cystic cervicofacial lesions
    Stephen C Merrell
    Department of Plastic Surgery, Children s Hospital Boston, Harvard Medical School, Boston, Massachusetts 02115, USA
    J Craniofac Surg 21:422-6. 2010
    ..This report expands the clinical spectrum of infantile myofibromatosis and suggests its consideration in the differential diagnosis of neonatal cystic cervicofacial lesions...
  10. doi request reprint Vascular anomalies in 5,621 patients: guidelines for referral
    Arin K Greene
    Department of Plastic and Oral Surgery, Vascular Anomalies Center, Children s Hospital Boston, Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    J Pediatr Surg 46:1784-9. 2011
    ..To characterize referrals to a vascular anomalies center to determine which lesions should be treated by specialists...
  11. doi request reprint Management of lymphatic malformations
    Arin K Greene
    Department of Plastic and Oral Surgery, Vascular Anomalies Center, Children s Hospital Boston, Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    Clin Plast Surg 38:75-82. 2011
    ..This article describes the clinical features, diagnosis, and management of lymphatic malformations...
  12. doi request reprint Management of hemangiomas and other vascular tumors
    Arin K Greene
    Department of Plastic and Oral Surgery, Vascular Anomalies Center, Children s Hospital Boston, Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    Clin Plast Surg 38:45-63. 2011
    ..Vascular tumors must be differentiated from vascular malformations. Although tumors and malformations may appear as raised, blue, red, or purple lesions, their management differs significantly...
  13. doi request reprint Vascular anomalies: current overview of the field
    Arin K Greene
    Department of Plastic and Oral Surgery, Vascular Anomalies Center, Children s Hospital Boston, HarvardMedical School, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    Clin Plast Surg 38:1-5. 2011
    ..Significant progress in understanding and treating patients with vascular anomalies has been made during the past quarter century since the introduction of a biologic classification for these lesions...
  14. doi request reprint Reharvested cranial particulate bone graft ossifies inlay calvarial defects
    Aladdin H Hassanein
    Department of Plastic and Oral Surgery, Children s Hospital Boston, Harvard Medical School, Boston, Massachusetts 02115, USA
    J Craniofac Surg 23:1499-501. 2012
    ..Because the donor area for PBG is of partial thickness and less than critical size, reparative osteogenesis theoretically allows an unlimited supply of autologous bone for inlay cranioplasty using PBG...
  15. doi request reprint Cranial particulate bone graft ossifies calvarial defects by osteogenesis
    Aladdin H Hassanein
    Department of Plastic and Oral Surgery, Children s Hospital Boston, Harvard Medical School Boston, MA, USA
    Plast Reconstr Surg 129:796e-802e. 2012
    ..Cranial particulate bone graft heals inlay calvarial defects and can be harvested as early as infancy. The purpose of this study was to test the hypothesis that particulate bone promotes ossification primarily by osteogenesis...
  16. doi request reprint Expression of androgen, estrogen, progesterone, and growth hormone receptors in vascular malformations
    Ann M Kulungowski
    Department of Plastic and Oral Surgery, Children s Hospital Boston, Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA, USA
    Plast Reconstr Surg 129:919e-924e. 2012
    ..The purpose of this study was to determine whether pubertal hormone receptors are present in vascular malformations and whether they differ from normal tissue...
  17. ncbi request reprint Autologous cranial particulate bone grafting reduces the frequency of osseous defects after cranial expansion
    Lin Lin Gao
    Department of Plastic Surgery, Children s Hospital Boston, Harvard Medical School, Craniofacial Center, Boston, Massachusetts, USA
    J Craniofac Surg 21:318-22. 2010
    ..7% of group 1 patients and only 5.3% of those in group 2 (P = 0.04). Primary cranial particulate bone grafting significantly reduced the frequency of osseous defects and secondary cranioplasty following cranial remodeling...
  18. doi request reprint Effect of calvarial burring on resorption of onlay cranial bone graft
    Aladdin H Hassanein
    Department of Plastic and Oral Surgery, Children s Hospital Boston, Harvard Medical School, Boston, Massachusetts 02115, USA
    J Craniofac Surg 23:1495-8. 2012
    ..4 and 4.2, respectively) (P < 0.05). Burring the recipient site cortex before onlay cranial bone grafting promotes resorption, possibly by increasing vascularization and osteoclastic activity. This technique cannot be recommended...
  19. doi request reprint Autologous cranial particulate bone graft: an experimental study of onlay cranioplasty
    James E Clune
    Department of Plastic and Oral Surgery, Children s Hospital Boston, Boston, Massachusetts 02115, USA
    J Craniofac Surg 22:319-23. 2011
    ..0001). Particulate graft may be used for onlay cranioplasty if the recipient site is burred. Approximately one half of the onlay graft is resorbed, and its original shape is not maintained...
  20. doi request reprint Inlay cranioplasty: an experimental comparison of particulate graft versus bone dust
    James E Clune
    Department of Plastic Surgery, Children s Hospital Boston, Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA, USA
    Plast Reconstr Surg 126:1311-9. 2010
    ..The purpose of this study was to compare bone dust and particulate bone for inlay cranioplasty...
  21. ncbi request reprint Perioperative corticosteroid reduces hospital stay after fronto-orbital advancement
    James E Clune
    Department of Plastic Surgery, Children s Hospital Boston, Harvard Medical School, Children s Hospital Boston, Harvard Medical School, Boston, Massachusetts 02115, USA
    J Craniofac Surg 21:344-8. 2010
    ..1%; group 2, 1.5%; P = 0.8).Perioperative corticosteroid shortens hospitalization after fronto-orbital advancement without increasing the incidence of postoperative infection. The cost of postoperative hospital care was reduced by 27.2%...
  22. ncbi request reprint Inhibition of intra-abdominal adhesion formation with the angiogenesis inhibitor sunitinib
    Sendia Kim
    Department of Surgery, Children s Hospital Boston Harvard Medical School, Boston, Massachusetts 02115, USA
    J Surg Res 149:115-9. 2008
    ..To determine the effects of sunitinib, a vascular endothelial growth factor receptor 2 (VEGFR-2) antagonist, on intra-abdominal adhesions...
  23. doi request reprint Lymphatic malformation: risk of progression during childhood and adolescence
    Aladdin H Hassanein
    Department of Plastic and Oral Surgery, Vascular Anomalies Center, Children s Hospital Boston, Harvard Medical School, Boston, Massachusetts 02115, USA
    J Craniofac Surg 23:149-52. 2012
    ..Because of this high rate of progression, early treatment of asymptomatic LMs should be considered...
  24. pmc A critical role for matrix metalloproteinases in liver regeneration
    Ian P J Alwayn
    Department of Surgery and the Vascular Biology Program, Children s Hospital, Boston, Massachusetts 02115, USA
    J Surg Res 145:192-8. 2008
    ..To determine whether MMPs are required for normal hepatic regeneration, we performed 67% hepatectomies on mice treated with a broad-spectrum MMP-inhibitor, and assessed the effect on liver regeneration and urinary MMP activity...
  25. doi request reprint Pediatric cranioplasty using particulate calvarial bone graft
    Arin K Greene
    Department of Plastic Surgery, Children s Hospital Boston, Harvard Medical School, Craniofacial Centre, Boston, Mass 02115, USA
    Plast Reconstr Surg 122:563-71. 2008
    ..The purpose of this study was to determine the effectiveness of particulate bone graft for established calvarial defects...
  26. doi request reprint The impact of macromastia on adolescents: a cross-sectional study
    Felecia Cerrato
    Adolescent Breast Clinic, Children s Hospital Boston, 300 Longwood Ave, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    Pediatrics 130:e339-46. 2012
    ..To determine the physical and psychosocial impact of macromastia on adolescents considering reduction mammaplasty in comparison with healthy adolescents...
  27. ncbi request reprint Endothelial progenitor cells contribute to accelerated liver regeneration
    Paul Beaudry
    Vascular Biology Program, Department of Surgery, Children s Hospital, Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    J Pediatr Surg 42:1190-8. 2007
    ..These results suggest that CEP cells play a role in regulating liver regeneration and that VEGF treatment can mobilize CEP cells to accelerate this process...
  28. doi request reprint The effect of obesity on early outcomes in adolescents undergoing reduction mammaplasty
    Michelle L Webb
    Adolescent Breast Clinic, Children s Hospital Boston and Harvard Medical School, 300 Longwood Ave, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    Ann Plast Surg 68:257-60. 2012
    ..7 weeks after surgery. Our findings suggest that reduction mammaplasty is well-tolerated in obese and nonobese adolescents with macromastia and that obesity is not an absolute contraindication to reduction mammaplasty in adolescents...
  29. doi request reprint Expression of follicle-stimulating hormone receptor in vascular anomalies
    Reid A Maclellan
    Boston, Mass From the Departments of Plastic and Oral Surgery, Pathology, Medicine, and Surgery, Vascular Anomalies Center Boston Children s Hospital, Harvard Medical School
    Plast Reconstr Surg 133:344e-351e. 2014
    ..The purpose of this study was to determine whether vascular anomalies express the receptor for follicle-stimulating hormone...
  30. ncbi request reprint PIK3CA activating mutations in facial infiltrating lipomatosis
    Reid A Maclellan
    Boston, Mass From the Departments of Plastic and Oral Surgery, Orthopaedic Surgery, and Pathology and Howard Hughes Medical Institute, Boston Children s Hospital and the Department of Genetics, Harvard Medical School
    Plast Reconstr Surg 133:12e-9e. 2014
    ..The authors tested the hypothesis that this condition is caused by a somatic mutation in the phosphatidylinositide-3 kinase (PI3K) signaling pathway, which has been indicted in other anomalies with overgrowth...
  31. ncbi request reprint Venous malformation: risk of progression during childhood and adolescence
    Aladdin H Hassanein
    Department of Plastic and Oral Surgery, Vascular Anomalies Center, Children s Hospital Boston, Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    Ann Plast Surg 68:198-201. 2012
    ..03). VMs have a higher risk of progression in adolescents than in children; pubertal hormones may contribute to expansion. Because of their high rate of progression, early treatment of asymptomatic VMs should be considered...
  32. ncbi request reprint Primary grafting with autologous cranial particulate bone prevents osseous defects following fronto-orbital advancement
    Arin K Greene
    Craniofacial Center and Department of Plastic Surgery, Children s Hospital Boston, Harvard Medical School, Boston, Mass 02115, USA
    Plast Reconstr Surg 120:1603-11. 2007
    ..The authors hypothesized that corticocancellous cranial particulate bone placed over exposed dura at the time of fronto-orbital advancement would decrease the frequency of incomplete ossification...
  33. doi request reprint Extracranial arteriovenous malformations: natural progression and recurrence after treatment
    Allen S Liu
    Vascular Anomalies Center and the Department of Plastic Surgery, Children s Hospital Boston, Harvard Medical School, Boston, Mass 02115, USA
    Plast Reconstr Surg 125:1185-94. 2010
    ..Arteriovenous malformation is a dynamic vascular anomaly; it expands with age and after treatment. This study analyzed the pattern of arteriovenous malformation progression and frequency of recurrence after therapy...
  34. ncbi request reprint Infantile hemangioma: clinical assessment of the involuting phase and implications for management
    Rafael A Couto
    Department of Plastic and Oral Surgery and Anesthesia, Children s Hospital Boston, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    Plast Reconstr Surg 130:619-24. 2012
    ..Reconstructive procedures are often withheld until the lesion stops improving. The purpose of this study was to determine the age at which involution of infantile hemangioma ends, and factors that influence its regression...
  35. doi request reprint Intraoperative cooling of iliac bone graft: an experimental evaluation of cell viability
    Aladdin H Hassanein
    Department of Plastic and Oral Surgery, Children s Hospital Boston, Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    J Oral Maxillofac Surg 70:1633-5. 2012
    ..The purpose of this study was to determine whether intraoperative cooling of bone optimizes viability and to evaluate cellular preservation of cooled graft over time...
  36. doi request reprint Facial infiltrating lipomatosis: expression of angiogenic and vasculogenic factors
    Rafael Alejandro Couto
    Department of Plastic and Oral Surgery, Vascular Anomalies Center, Children s Hospital Boston, Harvard Medical School, Boston, Massachusetts 02115, USA
    J Craniofac Surg 22:2405-8. 2011
    ..Infiltrating lipomatosis does not exhibit elevated angiogenic or vasculogenic factors compared to normal fat; the vasculature is stable. Neovascularization does not seem to play a role in the pathogenesis of this condition...
  37. doi request reprint Critical-size defect ossification: effect of leporid age in a cranioplasty model
    Aladdin H Hassanein
    Department of Plastic and Oral Surgery, Children s Hospital Boston, Harvard Medical School, Boston, Massachusetts 02115, USA
    J Craniofac Surg 22:2341-3. 2011
    ..31).Leporids as young as 4 months do not close a 17 × 17-mm defect; ossification is similar to animals as old as 16 months. Rabbits 4 months or older are suitable for a calvarial critical-size defect model...
  38. ncbi request reprint Periorbital lymphatic malformation: clinical course and management in 42 patients
    Arin K Greene
    Vascular Anomalies Center, Division of Plastic Surgery, and the Department of Radiology, Children s Hospital, Harvard Medical School, Boston, Mass 02115, USA
    Plast Reconstr Surg 115:22-30. 2005
    ..Ocular proptosis was temporarily managed by tarsorrhaphy (n = 9), but expansion of the bony orbit was needed to correct persistent proptosis (n = 8). Orbital exenteration was necessary in two patients...
  39. doi request reprint Metastatic neuroblastoma mimicking infantile hemangioma
    Aladdin H Hassanein
    Department of Plastic and Oral Surgery, Vascular Anomalies Center, Children s Hospital Boston, Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    J Pediatr Surg 45:2045-9. 2010
    ..Deviation from the predictable clinical features of a deep infantile hemangioma should prompt consideration for other causes of a subcutaneous mass in infancy, including metastatic neuroblastoma...
  40. ncbi request reprint Zygomaticotemporal synostosis: a rare cause of progressive facial asymmetry
    Gary F Rogers
    Children s Hospital, Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    Cleft Palate Craniofac J 44:106-11. 2007
    ..To our knowledge, this is the first description of this anomaly in the literature...
  41. doi request reprint Exchange cranioplasty using autologous calvarial particulate bone graft effectively repairs large cranial defects
    Gary F Rogers
    Departments of Plastic and Oral Surgery and Neurosurgery, Boston Children s Hospital, Boston, Mass 02215, USA
    Plast Reconstr Surg 127:1631-42. 2011
    ..This limitation can be overcome using an exchange cranioplasty technique. This study probes the effectiveness of this method for large (>5 cm(2)) or complicated cranial defects...
  42. ncbi request reprint The route of lipid administration affects parenteral nutrition-induced hepatic steatosis in a mouse model
    Patrick J Javid
    Department of Surgery, Children s Hospital Boston, Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    J Pediatr Surg 40:1446-53. 2005
    ..We therefore examined whether the route of lipid administration would affect the development of PN-associated liver injury in a previously established animal model of PN-induced hepatic steatosis...
  43. ncbi request reprint Urinary matrix metalloproteinases and their endogenous inhibitors predict hepatic regeneration after murine partial hepatectomy
    Arin K Greene
    Department of Surgery and the Vascular Biology Program, Children s Hospital, 300 Longwood Avenue, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    Transplantation 78:1139-44. 2004
    ..We therefore hypothesized that urinary MMPs and their endogenous tissue inhibitors of matrix metalloproteinases (TIMPs) might also provide important information regarding initiation and progression of liver regeneration...
  44. doi request reprint Differential diagnosis of lower extremity enlargement in pediatric patients referred with a diagnosis of lymphedema
    Carolyn C Schook
    Department of Plastic and Oral Surgery, Vascular Anomalies Center, Children s Hospital Boston, Harvard Medical School, Boston, Mass 02115, USA
    Plast Reconstr Surg 127:1571-81. 2011
    ..The purpose of this study was to determine the differential diagnosis in pediatric patients referred for lower extremity "lymphedema" and to clarify management...
  45. doi request reprint Primary lymphedema: clinical features and management in 138 pediatric patients
    Carolyn C Schook
    Department of Plastic and Oral Surgery, Vascular Anomalies Center, Children s Hospital Boston, Harvard Medical School, Boston, Mass 02115, USA
    Plast Reconstr Surg 127:2419-31. 2011
    ..Primary lymphedema is far less common than the secondary condition. The purpose of this study was to determine the clinical features of primary lymphedema in the pediatric age group...
  46. pmc Increased endothelial progenitor cells and vasculogenic factors in higher-staged arteriovenous malformations
    Lingge Lu
    Department of Plastic and Oral Surgery, Vascular Anomalies Center, Vascular Biology Program, Children s Hospital Boston, Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    Plast Reconstr Surg 128:260e-269e. 2011
    ..The authors hypothesized that neovascularization might contribute to arteriovenous malformation progression...
  47. doi request reprint Infantile hemangioma in four siblings
    Rafael A Couto
    Department of Plastic and Oral Surgery, Vascular Anomalies Center, Children s Hospital Boston, Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA02115, USA
    Pediatr Dermatol 30:e14-5. 2013
    ..One child was low birth weight, there was one set of twins, and three infants had multiple lesions. The estimated probability of four consecutive children having this phenotypic expression of infantile hemangioma is 1/4,232,804...
  48. doi request reprint Psychosocial impact of adolescent gynecomastia: a prospective case-control study
    Laura C Nuzzi
    Adolescent Breast Clinic, the Department of Plastic and Oral Surgery, and the Division of Adolescent and Young Adult Medicine, Boston Children s Hospital, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    Plast Reconstr Surg 131:890-6. 2013
    ..The purpose of this study was to determine the physical and psychosocial impact of gynecomastia and its severity on adolescents seeking treatment as compared with healthy adolescent males...
  49. doi request reprint Current surgical management of bilateral cleft lip in North America
    Stephan P K Tan
    Department of Plastic and Oral Surgery, Children s Hospital Boston and Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA, USA
    Plast Reconstr Surg 129:1347-55. 2012
    ..This study was undertaken to determine contemporary surgical management of bilateral cleft lip...
  50. doi request reprint Agminated atypical Spitz tumor: large nasal lesion in a child with Down syndrome
    Aladdin H Hassanein
    Department of Plastic and Oral Surgery, Children s Hospital Boston, Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    J Pediatr Surg 46:1435-7. 2011
    ..Although atypical Spitz tumor has uncertain malignant potential, trisomy 21 is protective against melanoma. This is the first description of an atypical Spitz tumor in a patient with Down syndrome and the largest nasal lesion reported...
  51. doi request reprint Expression of angiogenic and vasculogenic factors in human lymphedematous tissue
    Rafael A Couto
    Department of Plastic and Oral Surgery, Harvard Medical School, Boston, Massachusetts, USA
    Lymphat Res Biol 9:143-9. 2011
    ..Because increasing tissue mass requires neovascularization, we hypothesized that angiogenesis or vasculogenesis might be upregulated in lymphedema...
  52. ncbi request reprint Calvarial defects associated with neurofibromatosis type 1. Report of two cases
    John M K Mislow
    Department of Neurosurgery, Children s Hospital, Harvard Medical School, Boston, Massachusetts 02115, USA
    J Neurosurg 106:484-9. 2007
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  53. ncbi request reprint Human endothelial colony-forming cells serve as trophic mediators for mesenchymal stem cell engraftment via paracrine signaling
    Ruei Zeng Lin
    Department of Cardiac Surgery, Boston Children s Hospital, and Department of Surgery, Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA 02115
    Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A 111:10137-42. 2014
    ..Our data suggest the systematic use of ECFCs as a means to improve MSC transplantation. ..
  54. doi request reprint Fibro-adipose vascular anomaly: clinical-radiologic-pathologic features of a newly delineated disorder of the extremity
    Ahmad I Alomari
    Divisions of Vascular and Interventional Radiology Vascular Anomalies Center Departments of Orthopedic Surgery Plastic and Oral Surgery Surgery Anesthesiology Radiology Pathology Division of Hematology Oncology, Children s Hospital Boston, Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA Department of Diagnostic and Interventional Imaging, Memorial Hermann and Memorial Hermann Children s Hospital, Houston, TX
    J Pediatr Orthop 34:109-17. 2014
    ..The aim of this paper is to describe the clinical, radiologic, and histopathologic features of fibro-adipose vascular anomaly (FAVA), a previously unrecognized disorder of the limb...
  55. doi request reprint Extradural myelomeningocele reconstruction using local turnover fascial flaps and midline linear skin closure
    Kamlesh B Patel
    Department of Plastic and Oral Surgery, Children s Hospital Boston, Harvard Medical School, 300 Longwood Ave, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    J Plast Reconstr Aesthet Surg 65:1569-72. 2012
    ..We describe the reconstruction of large myelomeningocele defects using (1) local fascial turnover flaps with or without paraspinous muscle flaps for deep coverage of the dural repair followed by (2) linear, midline skin closure...
  56. ncbi request reprint Microdeformational wound therapy: effects on angiogenesis and matrix metalloproteinases in chronic wounds of 3 debilitated patients
    Arin K Greene
    Division of Plastic Surgery, Harvard Plastic Surgery Program, Brigham and Women s Hospital, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    Ann Plast Surg 56:418-22. 2006
    ..MDWT provides a favorable wound-healing environment by increasing angiogenesis and decreasing MMP activity in chronic wounds...
  57. pmc Prevention of intra-abdominal adhesions using the antiangiogenic COX-2 inhibitor celecoxib
    Arin K Greene
    Department of Surgery, Children s Hospital and Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA, USA
    Ann Surg 242:140-6. 2005
    ..To determine the effects of COX-2 specific inhibitors on postoperative adhesion formation...
  58. doi request reprint Increased prevalence of left-handedness in hemifacial microsomia
    Gary F Rogers
    Department of Plastic Surgery, Children s Hospital Boston, Harvard Medical School, 300 Longwood Ave, Boston, Massachusetts 02115
    J Craniofac Surg 20:690-4. 2009
    ..11%; P < 0.05). The frequency was higher, 36%, in those with bilateral involvement (P > 0.05). There was no correlation with predominant side or OMENS score. This study confirms that this disorder affects cerebral lateralization...
  59. ncbi request reprint Phenotypically unusual combined craniosynostoses: presentation and management
    Arin K Greene
    Craniofacial Centre, Department of Plastic Surgery, Children s Hospital Boston, Harvard Medical School, Boston, Mass 02115, USA
    Plast Reconstr Surg 122:853-62. 2008
    ..Although most craniosynostoses can be determined by pattern recognition, some patients defy phenotypic diagnosis and require computed tomography to determine sutural fusions...
  60. doi request reprint Evaluation of terminology for vascular anomalies in current literature
    Aladdin H Hassanein
    Department of Plastic and Oral Surgery, Children s Hospital Boston, Harvard Medical School, Boston, Mass 02115, USA
    Plast Reconstr Surg 127:347-51. 2011
    ..The purpose of this study was to determine whether the International Society for the Study of Vascular Anomalies system is being used to categorize anomalies, and whether incorrect nomenclature affects patient care...
  61. ncbi request reprint Partial hepatectomy in the mouse: technique and perioperative management
    Arin K Greene
    Department of Surgical Research, Children s Hospital, Harvard Medical School, Boston, Massachusetts 02115, USA
    J Invest Surg 16:99-102. 2003
    ..In addition, the general operative technique and perioperative management of these mice may be applied to all types of murine intra-abdominal procedures used for surgical research...
  62. ncbi request reprint Prevention of temporal depression that follows fronto-orbital advancement for craniosynostosis
    Albert K Oh
    Craniofacial Centre, Division of Plastic Surgery, Children s Hospital, Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    J Craniofac Surg 17:980-5. 2006
    ..The temporalis muscle is rotated, advanced, and secured to the bandeau. Bone mush is used to fill the remaining superior coronal and donor site defects. Representative case examples are presented...
  63. ncbi request reprint Schimmelpenning syndrome: an association with vascular anomalies
    Arin K Greene
    Plastic Surgery, Harvard Medical School, Boston, Massachusetts, USA
    Cleft Palate Craniofac J 44:208-15. 2007
    ..The purpose of this study was to determine the prevalence of vascular anomalies in Schimmelpenning syndrome...
  64. doi request reprint Pilomatrixoma imitating infantile hemangioma
    Aladdin H Hassanein
    Department of Plastic and Oral Surgery, Vascular Anomalies Center, Children s Hospital Boston, Harvard Medical School, Boston, Massachusetts 02115, USA
    J Craniofac Surg 22:734-6. 2011
    ..Deviation from the predictable clinical features of an infantile hemangioma should prompt consideration for other types of pediatric lesions, including pilomatrixoma...
  65. ncbi request reprint Applying to plastic surgery residency: factors associated with medical student career choice
    Arin K Greene
    Division of Plastic Surgery, Massachusetts General Hospital, Harvard Medical School, Boston, Mass 02114, USA
    Plast Reconstr Surg 121:1049-53; discussion 1054. 2008
    ..During this period, medical education, reimbursement, work hours, and media coverage have changed...
  66. doi request reprint Onlay frontal cranioplasty using wire reinforced methyl methacrylate
    Arin K Greene
    Division of Plastic Surgery, Children s Hospital Boston, Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA 02445, USA
    J Craniomaxillofac Surg 36:138-42. 2008
    ..In order to increase the tensile strength of methyl methacrylate onlay cranioplasties, we use wire reinforced masonry techniques...
  67. pmc Expression analysis of macrodactyly identifies pleiotrophin upregulation
    Frank H Lau
    Center for Regenerative Medicine, Massachusetts General Hospital, Boston, Massachusetts, United States of America
    PLoS ONE 7:e40423. 2012
    ..The mitogenic functions of PTN correlate closely with the clinical characteristics of macrodactyly. PTN thus represents a promising target for further investigation into the etiology of overgrowth phenotypes...
  68. ncbi request reprint Management of parotid hemangioma in 100 children
    Arin K Greene
    Division of Plastic Surgery and Vascular Anomalies Center, Children s Hospital, Harvard Medical School, Boston, Mass 02115, USA
    Plast Reconstr Surg 113:53-60. 2004
    ..Infantile hemangioma in the parotid gland responded to pharmacological treatment in a similar manner as hemangioma in other locations...
  69. ncbi request reprint Frontonasal osteotomy to facilitate removal of an intracranial nasal dermoid
    Gary F Rogers
    Craniofacial Centre, Division of Plastic Surgery and Department of Neurosurgery, Children s Hospital, Harvard Medical School, Boston, Massachusetts 02115, USA
    J Craniofac Surg 16:731-6. 2005
    ..Additionally unnecessary disruption of the nasal bones and facial scarring are avoided...
  70. ncbi request reprint Ernest Amory Codman, M.D. (1869 to 1940): the influence of the End Result Idea on plastic and reconstructive surgery
    Arin K Greene
    Division of Plastic Surgery, Massachusetts General Hospital, Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA, USA
    Plast Reconstr Surg 119:1606-9. 2007
  71. ncbi request reprint Wilms tumor screening is unnecessary in Klippel-Trenaunay syndrome
    Arin K Greene
    Vascular Anomalies Center, Children s Hospital Boston, Boston, Massachusetts 02115, USA
    Pediatrics 113:e326-9. 2004
    ..In our experience, however, an association between KTS and Wilms tumor has not been observed...
  72. ncbi request reprint Pneumonectomy in the mouse: technique and perioperative management
    Maromi K Sakurai
    Department of Surgery, Children s Hospital, Harvard Medical School, Boston, Massachusetts 02115, USA
    J Invest Surg 18:201-5. 2005
    ..Minimal long-term morbidity was appreciated. This general operative technique and perioperative management may be applied to all types of murine thoracic procedures used for surgical research...
  73. ncbi request reprint Determining the need for simulated training of invasive procedures
    Arin K Greene
    Department of Surgery, Children s Hospital, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    Adv Health Sci Educ Theory Pract 11:41-9. 2006
    ..05). Simulation should be incorporated into the education of medical students and residents as a tool to practice invasive procedures prior to working on patients...
  74. ncbi request reprint Homocystinuria: an unrecognized cause of microvascular failure
    Brian I Labow
    Division of Plastic Surgery, Children s Hospital Boston, Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    Plast Reconstr Surg 120:6e-12e. 2007
  75. doi request reprint Adolescent gynecomastia: not only an obesity issue
    Heather Rosen
    Adolescent Breast Clinic, Children s Hospital Boston and Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    Ann Plast Surg 64:688-90. 2010
    ..02) and have no difference in satisfaction (P = 0.47) or complication rates (P = 0.33) than normal-weighted patients. We conclude that obesity should not be used as an absolute contraindication to gynecomastia surgery...
  76. pmc Endothelial-directed hepatic regeneration after partial hepatectomy
    Arin K Greene
    Department of Surgery, Children s Hospital, Harvard Medical School, 300 Longwood Avenue, Hunnewell 103, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    Ann Surg 237:530-5. 2003
    ..To determine the role of the microvascular endothelium in the regulation of regenerating liver mass after partial hepatectomy...
  77. doi request reprint Autogenous bone graft: basic science and clinical implications
    Gary F Rogers
    Division of Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery, Children s National Medical Center, Washington, District of Columbia 22102, USA
    J Craniofac Surg 23:323-7. 2012
    ..Understanding the physiologic behavior of autogenous bone graft can help clarify the indications for its use and provide a conceptual framework for achieving the best possible outcome when this alternative is chosen...
  78. ncbi request reprint Treatment of lower extremity lymphedema with suction-assisted lipectomy
    Arin K Greene
    Division of Plastic Surgery and Lymphedema Center, Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center, Harvard Medical School, Boston, Mass 02215, USA
    Plast Reconstr Surg 118:118e-121e. 2006
  79. ncbi request reprint Nipple adenoma in infancy
    James E Clune
    Department of Plastic Surgery, Children s Hospital Boston, Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    J Pediatr Surg 44:2219-22. 2009
    ..Management of children with nipple adenoma requires consideration for breast development; excision before maturity may cause nipple-areola deformity or injury to the breast bud...
  80. ncbi request reprint Flap ischemia after pedicled tissue transfer to a lateral thigh wound: an example of complication assessment using the end result system of E. A. Codman
    Arin K Greene
    Division of Plastic Surgery, Massachusetts General Hospital, Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA 02114, USA
    Plast Reconstr Surg 119:1599-603; discussion 1604-5. 2007
  81. ncbi request reprint Targeting angiogenesis with a conjugate of HPMA copolymer and TNP-470
    Ronit Satchi-Fainaro
    Vascular Biology Program and Department of Surgery, Boston Children s Hospital and Harvard Medical School, 1 Blackfan Circle, New Research Building, Boston, Massachusetts 02115, USA
    Nat Med 10:255-61. 2004
    ..This new approach for targeting angiogenesis inhibitors specifically to the tumor vasculature may provide a new strategy for the rational design of cancer therapies...
  82. ncbi request reprint Management of parotid hemangioma
    Arin K Greene
    Plast Reconstr Surg 116:676-7. 2005
  83. ncbi request reprint Intraosseous "hemangiomas" are malformations and not tumors
    Arin K Greene
    Plast Reconstr Surg 119:1949-50; author reply 1950. 2007
  84. ncbi request reprint Management of epinephrine injection injury to the digit
    Arin K Greene
    Plast Reconstr Surg 115:1800-1. 2005