Affiliation: Indiana University
- Testicular and paratesticular pathology in the pediatric population: a 20 year experience at Riley hospital for childrenRong Fan
Indiana University School of Medicine, Pathology and Laboratory Medicine, IU Health Pathology Laboratory, Indianapolis, IN 46202, United States
Pathol Res Pract 209:404-8. 2013..Many of the neoplasms occurred at characteristic narrow age ranges, with overall interesting bimodal distribution or some with unique genetic background. ..
- Exstrophy polyp is a unique pathology entityRong Fan
Department of Pathology, Indiana University School of Medicine, Indianapolis, IN, USA
Pediatr Dev Pathol 15:471-7. 2012..Combining the unique clinical setting, a separate pathologic and diagnostic entity should be initiated for this type of polyp; we propose the term 'bladder exstrophy polyp' or simply an 'exstrophy polyp.'..
- Hepatogonadal fusionRong Fan
Department of Pathology, Indiana University School of Medicine, Riley Hospital for Children at IU Health, Indianapolis, IN 46202, USA
J Pediatr Surg 47:e5-6. 2012..An unusual spermatic cord-like structure was observed connecting the liver and right testis in a 3-month-old boy who was undergoing right inguinal hernia repair. The hepatic tissue was present along the entire length of this structure...
- Does intratubular germ cell neoplasia, unclassified type exist in prepubertal, cryptorchid testes?Rong Fan
Department of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine Indiana University, Indianapolis, Indiana, USA
Fetal Pediatr Pathol 31:21-4. 2012..We therefore did not find a bona fide case of IGCNU in prepubertal testes apart from an intersex disorder...
- Primary paratesticular neuroblastoma: practical considerationsRong Fan
Department of Pathology, Indiana University, Indianapolis, IN 46202 5200, USA
Int J Surg Pathol 19:123-6. 2011..The prognosis typically is favorable. In conclusion, it is becoming clear that primary neuroblastoma is an important differential diagnostic consideration for a paratesticular mass, particularly in the early pediatric age group...
- Primary renal neuroblastoma--a clinical pathologic study of 8 casesRong Fan
Department of Pathology, Indiana University School of Medicine, Riley Hospital for Children at IU Health, Riley Hospital Drive RM, Indianapolis, IN, USA
Am J Surg Pathol 36:94-100. 2012..Primary renal neuroblastoma is perhaps more common than people realize; a higher level of awareness and early recognition are important for its prognosis and management, as they are very different from Wilms tumor...
- Squamous cysts arising from segmental renal dysplasiaRong Fan
Department of Pathology, Indiana University, 702 Barnhill Dr, Rm 2536, Indianapolis, IN 46202, USA
Pediatr Nephrol 26:1893-6. 2011..Squamous cysts within the dysplastic kidney, however, are exceedingly rare; only two cases have been reported in the English literature, dating back about 25 years...
- Localized cystic disease of the kidney: distinction from cystic neoplasms and hereditary polycystic diseasesYi Ding
Department of Pathology, New York University Langone Medical Center, New York, NY 10016, USA
Am J Surg Pathol 37:506-13. 2013..We also presented a diagnostic algorithm for working up the renal cystic lesions...
- Bronchogenic/Foregut cyst of the ileal mesentery in a child mimicking ovarian massTroy A Markel
Department of Pediatric Surgery, Indiana University School of Medicine and Riley Hospital for Children at Indiana University Health, Indianapolis, IN, USA
Fetal Pediatr Pathol 32:357-61. 2013..Intraabdominal bronchogenic cysts, a type of foregut cyst, are very rare. We report a case in a 12-year-old female who presented with severe abdominal pain and, in radiology workup, a cystic lesion that mimicked ovarian mass. ..
- Is the presence of 6 or fewer crypt apoptotic bodies sufficient for diagnosis of graft versus host disease? A decade of experience at a single institutionJingmei Lin
Departments of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine, Indiana University School of Medicine, Indianapolis, IN 46202, USA
Am J Surg Pathol 37:539-47. 2013..Synthesis of all clinical, endoscopic, and pathologic information, including the status of infection, coexisting GVHD involvement in the other organs, and medication, is essential for confirmation of the diagnosis of GVHD...
- CDX2 highlights mucinous epithelium in hepatoblastoma with teratoid componentsRong Fan
Department of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine, Riley Hospital for Children at IU Health, Indiana University School of Medicine, Indianapolis, IN, USA
Fetal Pediatr Pathol 32:316-7. 2013..It is speculated that CDX2 can be a good marker for mucinous differentiation with morphological intestinal characteristics in general...
- Nephrogenic adenomas in pediatric patients: a morphologic and immunohistochemical study of 21 casesChia Sui Kao
Department of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine, Indiana University School of Medicine, Indianapolis, IN, USA
Pediatr Dev Pathol 16:80-5. 2013..In difficult cases, an immunohistochemical panel consisting of cytokeratin 7, PAX-2, PAX-8, and MUC-1 may be useful...