Mark Paul Johnson

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Affiliation: The Children's Hospital of Philadelphia
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Fetal myelomeningocele repair: short-term clinical outcomes
    Mark P Johnson
    Center for Fetal Diagnosis and Treatment, Children s Hospital of Philadelphia and The University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine, Philadephia, PA 19104, USA
    Am J Obstet Gynecol 189:482-7. 2003
  2. ncbi request reprint Maternal-fetal surgery for myelomeningocele: neurodevelopmental outcomes at 2 years of age
    Mark Paul Johnson
    The Center for Fetal Diagnosis and Treatment, Philadelphia, PA 19104, USA
    Am J Obstet Gynecol 194:1145-50; discussion 1150-2. 2006
  3. doi request reprint The North American Fetal Therapy Network (NAFTNet): a new approach to collaborative research in fetal diagnosis and therapy
    Mark Paul Johnson
    Center for Fetal Diagnosis and Treatment, 5th Floor Wood Center, Children s Hospital of Philadelphia, 34th Street and Civic Center Boulevard, Philadelphia, PA 19104, USA
    Semin Fetal Neonatal Med 15:52-7. 2010
  4. ncbi request reprint Sacrococcygeal teratoma: prenatal assessment, fetal intervention, and outcome
    Holly L Hedrick
    Center for Fetal Diagnosis and Treatment, The Children s Hospital of Philadelphia, Philadelphia, PA 19104 4399, USA
    J Pediatr Surg 39:430-8; discussion 430-8. 2004
  5. ncbi request reprint Chorioamniotic membrane separation following open fetal surgery: pregnancy outcome
    R Douglas Wilson
    Department of Surgery, Center for Fetal Diagnosis and Treatment, Children s Hospital of Philadelphia, University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA, USA
    Fetal Diagn Ther 18:314-20. 2003
  6. ncbi request reprint Reproductive outcomes after pregnancy complicated by maternal-fetal surgery
    R Douglas Wilson
    Pediatric Surgery, The Children s Hospital of Philadelphia, Philadelphia, PA, USA
    Am J Obstet Gynecol 191:1430-6. 2004
  7. ncbi request reprint The EXIT procedure: experience and outcome in 31 cases
    Sarah Bouchard
    Division of Pediatric General, The Center for Fetal Diagnosis and Treatment, The Children s Hospital of Philadelphia, Philadelphia, PA, USA
    J Pediatr Surg 37:418-26. 2002
  8. ncbi request reprint Abnormal umbilical cord Dopplers may predict impending demise in fetuses with sacrococcygeal teratoma. A report of 2 cases
    Oluyinka O Olutoye
    The Center for Fetal Diagnosis and Treatment, The Children s Hospital of Philadelphia, Philadelphia, PA 19104, USA
    Fetal Diagn Ther 18:428-31. 2003
  9. ncbi request reprint Abnormal umbilical cord Doppler sonograms may predict impending demise in fetuses with sacrococcygeal teratoma. A report of two cases
    Oluyinka O Olutoye
    Center for Fetal Diagnosis and Treatment, Children s Hospital of Philadelphia, Philadelphia, PA 19104, USA
    Fetal Diagn Ther 19:35-9. 2004
  10. ncbi request reprint Congenital high airway obstruction syndrome: natural history and management
    Foong Yen Lim
    Center for Fetal Diagnosis and Treatment, The Children s Hospital of Philadelphia, Philadelphia, PA 19104, USA
    J Pediatr Surg 38:940-5. 2003

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  1. ncbi request reprint Fetal myelomeningocele repair: short-term clinical outcomes
    Mark P Johnson
    Center for Fetal Diagnosis and Treatment, Children s Hospital of Philadelphia and The University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine, Philadephia, PA 19104, USA
    Am J Obstet Gynecol 189:482-7. 2003
    ..The study was undertaken to evaluate short-term clinical outcomes with antenatal myelomeningocele (MMC) repair...
  2. ncbi request reprint Maternal-fetal surgery for myelomeningocele: neurodevelopmental outcomes at 2 years of age
    Mark Paul Johnson
    The Center for Fetal Diagnosis and Treatment, Philadelphia, PA 19104, USA
    Am J Obstet Gynecol 194:1145-50; discussion 1150-2. 2006
    ..This study was undertaken to examine short-term neurodevelopmental outcomes in children with myelomeningocele (MMC) who underwent in utero neurosurgical closure...
  3. doi request reprint The North American Fetal Therapy Network (NAFTNet): a new approach to collaborative research in fetal diagnosis and therapy
    Mark Paul Johnson
    Center for Fetal Diagnosis and Treatment, 5th Floor Wood Center, Children s Hospital of Philadelphia, 34th Street and Civic Center Boulevard, Philadelphia, PA 19104, USA
    Semin Fetal Neonatal Med 15:52-7. 2010
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  4. ncbi request reprint Sacrococcygeal teratoma: prenatal assessment, fetal intervention, and outcome
    Holly L Hedrick
    Center for Fetal Diagnosis and Treatment, The Children s Hospital of Philadelphia, Philadelphia, PA 19104 4399, USA
    J Pediatr Surg 39:430-8; discussion 430-8. 2004
    ..To understand the natural history and define indications for fetal intervention in sacrococcygeal teratoma (SCT), the authors reviewed all cases of fetal SCT presenting for evaluation...
  5. ncbi request reprint Chorioamniotic membrane separation following open fetal surgery: pregnancy outcome
    R Douglas Wilson
    Department of Surgery, Center for Fetal Diagnosis and Treatment, Children s Hospital of Philadelphia, University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA, USA
    Fetal Diagn Ther 18:314-20. 2003
    ....
  6. ncbi request reprint Reproductive outcomes after pregnancy complicated by maternal-fetal surgery
    R Douglas Wilson
    Pediatric Surgery, The Children s Hospital of Philadelphia, Philadelphia, PA, USA
    Am J Obstet Gynecol 191:1430-6. 2004
    ..The reproductive outcomes for women after the pregnancy complicated by maternal-fetal surgery were evaluated to obtain evidence-based information for prenatal risk counseling...
  7. ncbi request reprint The EXIT procedure: experience and outcome in 31 cases
    Sarah Bouchard
    Division of Pediatric General, The Center for Fetal Diagnosis and Treatment, The Children s Hospital of Philadelphia, Philadelphia, PA, USA
    J Pediatr Surg 37:418-26. 2002
    ..The EXIT (ex utero intrapartum treatment) procedure, although initially designed for reversal of tracheal occlusion in fetuses with congenital diaphragmatic hernias (CDH), has been adapted to treat a variety of fetal conditions...
  8. ncbi request reprint Abnormal umbilical cord Dopplers may predict impending demise in fetuses with sacrococcygeal teratoma. A report of 2 cases
    Oluyinka O Olutoye
    The Center for Fetal Diagnosis and Treatment, The Children s Hospital of Philadelphia, Philadelphia, PA 19104, USA
    Fetal Diagn Ther 18:428-31. 2003
    ..To identify factors predictive of fetal demise in fetuses with sacrococcygeal teratoma (SCT)...
  9. ncbi request reprint Abnormal umbilical cord Doppler sonograms may predict impending demise in fetuses with sacrococcygeal teratoma. A report of two cases
    Oluyinka O Olutoye
    Center for Fetal Diagnosis and Treatment, Children s Hospital of Philadelphia, Philadelphia, PA 19104, USA
    Fetal Diagn Ther 19:35-9. 2004
    ..To identify factors predictive of fetal demise in fetuses with sacrococcygeal teratoma (SCT)...
  10. ncbi request reprint Congenital high airway obstruction syndrome: natural history and management
    Foong Yen Lim
    Center for Fetal Diagnosis and Treatment, The Children s Hospital of Philadelphia, Philadelphia, PA 19104, USA
    J Pediatr Surg 38:940-5. 2003
    ..Congenital high airway obstruction syndrome (CHAOS) is a life-threatening condition with a poorly understood natural history...
  11. ncbi request reprint Liver position and lung-to-head ratio for prediction of extracorporeal membrane oxygenation and survival in isolated left congenital diaphragmatic hernia
    Holly L Hedrick
    Center for Fetal Diagnosis and Treatment, Children s Hospital of Philadelphia, Philadelphia, PA, USA
    Am J Obstet Gynecol 197:422.e1-4. 2007
    ..The purpose of this study was to determine the ability of liver position and lung-to-head ratio to predict outcome in isolated left congenital diaphragmatic hernia...
  12. ncbi request reprint Antenatal diagnosis and management of congenital cystic adenomatoid malformation
    Stephanie Mann
    Center for Fetal Diagnosis and Treatment, Children s Hospital of Philadelphia, 34th Street and Civic Center Boulevard, Wood Center 5113, Philadelphia, PA 19104, USA
    Semin Fetal Neonatal Med 12:477-81. 2007
    ..Careful delivery planning by utilizing a multidisciplinary approach will optimize neonatal outcomes...
  13. doi request reprint Predicting the severity of congenital high airway obstruction syndrome
    Jessica L Roybal
    Center for Fetal Diagnosis and Treatment, Children s Hospital of Philadelphia, PA 19104 4318, USA
    J Pediatr Surg 45:1633-9. 2010
    ..In our relatively large series of CHAOS patients, we have observed a spectrum of clinical severity. The aim of this study was to identify the prenatal characteristics of CHAOS predictive of a milder postnatal course...
  14. ncbi request reprint Cystic adenomatoid malformation of the lung: review of genetics, prenatal diagnosis, and in utero treatment
    R Douglas Wilson
    Children s Hospital of Philadelphia, University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania 19104 4399, USA
    Am J Med Genet A 140:151-5. 2006
    ..In the appropriate situation, this maternal fetal surgery approach for CCAM is life-saving for the affected fetus with acceptable maternal morbidity risks in the present and future pregnancies...
  15. doi request reprint Fetal thoracic and bladder shunts
    Stephanie Mann
    Center for Fetal Diagnosis and Treatment, Children s Hospital of Philadelphia, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania 19104, USA
    Semin Fetal Neonatal Med 15:28-33. 2010
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  16. ncbi request reprint Severe pulmonary hypoplasia associated with giant cervical teratomas
    Kenneth W Liechty
    Center for Fetal Diagnosis and Treatment, The Children s Hospital of Philadelphia, Philadelphia, PA 19104, USA
    J Pediatr Surg 41:230-3. 2006
    ..The use of the ex utero intrapartum treatment (EXIT) procedure has salvaged many fetuses with giant neck masses. Despite an adequate airway, a subset of these patients die from an inability to achieve adequate gas exchange...
  17. ncbi request reprint The twin-twin transfusion syndrome: spectrum of cardiovascular abnormality and development of a cardiovascular score to assess severity of disease
    Jack Rychik
    Fetal Heart Program, Children s Hospital of Philadelphia, Philadelphia, PA 19104, USA
    Am J Obstet Gynecol 197:392.e1-8. 2007
    ..Current means of grading twin-twin transfusion syndrome does not characterize cardiovascular aspects adequately. We sought to develop a score that describes the magnitude of cardiovascular severity in twin-twin transfusion syndrome...
  18. ncbi request reprint Congenital pulmonary lymphangiectasis sequence: a rare, heterogeneous, and lethal etiology for prenatal pleural effusion
    R Douglas Wilson
    The Center for Fetal Diagnosis and Treatment, Department of Surgery at The Children s Hospital of Philadelphia University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine, Philadelphia, PA 19104 4399, USA
    Prenat Diagn 26:1058-61. 2006
    ..Autopsy-identified CPL...
  19. doi request reprint In utero meconium passage in fetuses and newborns with myelomeningocele
    Enrico Danzer
    The Center for Fetal Diagnosis and Treatment, The Children s Hospital of Philadelphia, and the University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania 19104 4318, USA
    J Neurosurg Pediatr 3:141-6. 2009
    ..The authors retrospectively investigated whether midgestational fetal myelomeningocele (fMMC) repair alters intrauterine meconium exposure...
  20. ncbi request reprint Does a myelomeningocele sac compared to no sac result in decreased postnatal leg function following maternal fetal surgery for spina bifida aperta?
    R Douglas Wilson
    Department of Surgery and Obstetrics and Gynecology, Center for Fetal Diagnosis and Treatment, Children s Hospital of Philadelphia, University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine, Philadelphia, PA 19104 4399, USA
    Fetal Diagn Ther 22:348-51. 2007
    ..A fetus with large sac S1 myelomeningocele (MMC) but bilateral talipes prompted the question, 'Does the presence or size of an MMC sac affect postnatal leg function?'..
  21. doi request reprint Sacrococcygeal teratomas: prenatal surveillance, growth and pregnancy outcome
    R Douglas Wilson
    Fetal Heart Program, The Center for Fetal Diagnosis and Treatment, The Children s Hospital of Philadelphia, Philadelphia, PA 19104, USA
    Fetal Diagn Ther 25:15-20. 2009
    ..Prenatal surveillance and growth characteristics are evaluated in a cohort of fetuses with sacrococcygeal teratomas (SCT) as part of risk assessment...
  22. pmc A randomized trial of prenatal versus postnatal repair of myelomeningocele
    N Scott Adzick
    Children s Hospital of Philadelphia, Philadelphia, PA 19104, USA
    N Engl J Med 364:993-1004. 2011
    ..Prenatal repair of myelomeningocele, the most common form of spina bifida, may result in better neurologic function than repair deferred until after delivery. We compared outcomes of in utero repair with standard postnatal repair...
  23. ncbi request reprint The ex utero intrapartum therapy procedure for high-risk fetal lung lesions
    Holly L Hedrick
    The Center for Fetal Diagnosis and Treatment, The Children s Hospital of Philadelphia, Philadelphia, PA 19104 4399, USA
    J Pediatr Surg 40:1038-43; discussion 1044. 2005
    ..Indications for the ex utero intrapartum therapy (EXIT) procedure have expanded to include any fetal anomaly in which resuscitation of the neonate may be compromised...
  24. ncbi request reprint Thoracoamniotic shunts: fetal treatment of pleural effusions and congenital cystic adenomatoid malformations
    R Douglas Wilson
    Department of Surgery, Center for Fetal Diagnosis and Treatment at the Children s Hospital of Philadelphia, University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA 19104 4399, USA
    Fetal Diagn Ther 19:413-20. 2004
    ....
  25. ncbi request reprint Right congenital diaphragmatic hernia: Prenatal assessment and outcome
    Holly L Hedrick
    Center for Fetal Diagnosis and Treatment, The Children s Hospital of Philadelphia, Philadelphia, PA 19104 4399, USA
    J Pediatr Surg 39:319-23; discussion 319-23. 2004
    ..To understand the natural history of right congenital diaphragmatic hernia (CDH), the authors retrospectively reviewed 27 cases of right CDH that presented for prenatal evaluation or postnatal treatment...
  26. ncbi request reprint Fetoscopic surgery
    Timothy M Crombleholme
    Center for Fetal Diagnosis and Treatment at the Children s Hospital of Philadelphia, University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine, USA
    Clin Obstet Gynecol 46:76-91. 2003
  27. ncbi request reprint Acute cardiovascular effects of fetal surgery in the human
    Jack Rychik
    Center for Fetal Diagnosis and Treatment and the Fetal Heart Program, The Children s Hospital of Philadelphia, 34th St and Civic Center Blvd, Philadelphia, PA 19104, USA
    Circulation 110:1549-56. 2004
    ..The indications for fetal surgery continue to expand, yet little is known about the acute sequelae of fetal surgery on the human cardiovascular system...
  28. ncbi request reprint Prenatal ultrasound guided percutaneous shunts for obstructive uropathy and thoracic disease
    R Douglas Wilson
    The Center for Fetal Diagnosis and Treatment, Children s Hospital of Philadelphia, Philadelphia, PA 19104, USA
    Semin Pediatr Surg 12:182-9. 2003
    ..Thoracoamniotic shunt and thoracocentesis pregnancy loss risks for pleural effusion (PE) and macrocystic adenomatoid malformation of the lung (CCAM) are 5% and 0.5% to 1.0%, respectively...
  29. ncbi request reprint Fetal surgery for myelomeningocele
    Leslie N Sutton
    Division of Neurosurgery, The Children s Hospital of Philadelphia, 34th Street and Civic Center Boulevard, Philadelphia, PA 19087, USA
    Childs Nerv Syst 19:587-91. 2003
    ..Although in utero treatment of myelomeningocele shows promise in decreasing the morbidity of this disease, the risks to the fetus are significant, and the benefits are unproven...
  30. ncbi request reprint Congenital abdominal wall defects: an update
    R Douglas Wilson
    Center for Fetal Diagnosis and Treatment, Children s Hospital of Philadelphia, University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA 19104 4399, USA
    Fetal Diagn Ther 19:385-98. 2004
    ..To review published peer-reviewed literature regarding abdominal wall defects including gastroschisis and omphalocele...
  31. doi request reprint Outcomes after postnatal resection of prenatally diagnosed asymptomatic cystic lung lesions
    ANTHONY Y TSAI
    The Center for Fetal Diagnosis and Treatment, The Children s Hospital of Philadelphia, Philadelphia, PA 19104, USA
    J Pediatr Surg 43:513-7. 2008
    ..On the other hand, malignant degeneration, pneumonia, and pneumothorax are known consequences of cystic lung lesions. This study aims to assess the safety of resection for asymptomatic lung lesions that were diagnosed before birth...
  32. doi request reprint Lower extremity neuromotor function and short-term ambulatory potential following in utero myelomeningocele surgery
    Enrico Danzer
    Center for Fetal Diagnosis and Treatment, Children s Hospital of Philadelphia and University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine, Philadelphia, PA 19104, USA
    Fetal Diagn Ther 25:47-53. 2009
    ..To evaluate lower extremity neuromotor function (LENF) and short-term ambulatory potential following fetal myelomeningocele (fMMC) closure...
  33. doi request reprint OEIS sequence--a rare congenital anomaly with prenatal evaluation and postnatal outcome in six cases
    Eleonor Tiblad
    Center for Fetal Diagnosis and Treatment, The Children s Hospital of Philadelphia, Philadelphia, PA 19104, USA
    Prenat Diagn 28:141-7. 2008
    ..To describe the outcome of children prenatally diagnosed with omphalocele, exstrophy of the cloaca, imperforate anus and spinal defects (OEIS)...
  34. ncbi request reprint Postnatal chest wall deformities after fetal thoracoamniotic shunting for congenital cystic adenomatoid malformation
    Aziz M Merchant
    Center for Fetal Diagnosis and Treatment, Children s Hospital of Philadelphia, and Department of Surgery and Obstetrics Gynecology, University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA 19104 4399, USA
    Fetal Diagn Ther 22:435-9. 2007
    ..Large macrocystic congenital cystic adenomatoid malformations (CCAMs) can be treated with thoracoamniotic (TA) shunting to reduce CCAM volume. Two CCAM fetuses treated with TA shunt had postnatal radiographic rib deformities...
  35. doi request reprint Fetal tracheal occlusion for severe congenital diaphragmatic hernia in humans: a morphometric study of lung parenchyma and muscularization of pulmonary arterioles
    Enrico Danzer
    The Center for Fetal Diagnosis and Treatment, The Children s Hospital of Philadelphia, Philadelphia, PA 19104 4318, USA
    J Pediatr Surg 43:1767-75. 2008
    ..The aim of this study is to examine structure of lung parenchyma (Pp) and muscularization of pulmonary arterioles (PAs) in human fetuses that underwent tracheal occlusion (TO) therapy for severe congenital diaphragmatic hernia (CDH)...
  36. ncbi request reprint Long-term outcomes in children treated by prenatal vesicoamniotic shunting for lower urinary tract obstruction
    Jean Marc Biard
    Center for Fetal Diagnosis and Treatment, at The Children s Hospital of Philadelphia, and the University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania 19104 4399, USA
    Obstet Gynecol 106:503-8. 2005
    ..Limited information is available about long-term outcomes in children treated prenatally for lower urinary tract obstruction. Our aim was to evaluate outcomes in children treated in utero with vesicoamniotic shunts...
  37. ncbi request reprint Magnetic resonance imaging of fetal urinoma
    Joel C Hutcheson
    Department of Surgery, Division of Pediatric Urology, Children s Hospital of Philadelphia, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania 19104, USA
    Urology 60:697. 2002
    ..We report the case of a baby girl with a urinoma diagnosed by fetal magnetic resonance imaging and discuss the significance of this radiologic finding...
  38. doi request reprint Reproductive outcomes in subsequent pregnancies after a pregnancy complicated by open maternal-fetal surgery (1996-2007)
    R Douglas Wilson
    Center for Fetal Diagnosis and Treatment, Children s Hospital of Philadelphia, Philadelphia, PA, USA
    Am J Obstet Gynecol 203:209.e1-6. 2010
    ..The reproductive and gynecologic outcomes for women after the pregnancy complicated by open maternal-fetal surgery (OMFS) were evaluated...
  39. ncbi request reprint Diagnosis and characterization of fetal sacrococcygeal teratoma with prenatal MRI
    Enrico Danzer
    The Center for Fetal Diagnosis and Treatment, Department of Radiology, The Children s Hospital of Philadelphia, Philadelphia, PA 19104 4399, USA
    AJR Am J Roentgenol 187:W350-6. 2006
    ..The purpose of this study was to determine whether prenatal MRI provides additional information about fetal sacrococcygeal teratoma compared with prenatal sonography...
  40. ncbi request reprint Fetal head biometry assessed by fetal magnetic resonance imaging following in utero myelomeningocele repair
    Enrico Danzer
    The Center for Fetal Diagnosis and Treatment, The Children s Hospital of Philadelphia, The University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine, Philadelphia, PA 19104, USA
    Fetal Diagn Ther 22:1-6. 2007
    ..To examine the impact of fetal myelomeningocele (MMC) repair on fetal head biometry and cerebrospinal fluid (CSF) spaces assessed by magnetic resonance imaging (MR) studies...
  41. doi request reprint Preschool neurodevelopmental outcome of children following fetal myelomeningocele closure
    Enrico Danzer
    Center for Fetal Diagnosis and Treatment, Children s Hospital of Philadelphia and The University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine, Philadelphia, PA 19104, USA
    Am J Obstet Gynecol 202:450.e1-9. 2010
    ..We sought to investigate the preschool neurodevelopmental outcomes of children following fetal myelomeningocele (fMMC) surgery...
  42. doi request reprint Intradural inclusion cysts following in utero closure of myelomeningocele: clinical implications and follow-up findings
    Enrico Danzer
    The Center for Fetal Diagnosis and Treatment, The Children s Hospital of Philadelphia and the University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine, Philadelphia, PA 19104, USA
    J Neurosurg Pediatr 2:406-13. 2008
    ..The goal in this study was to evaluate the incidence and clinical implications of the development of cutaneously derived intradural inclusion cysts (ICs) following fetal myelomeningocele (fMMC) closure...
  43. doi request reprint Utility of fetal muscle biopsy for diagnosis of nemaline myopathy
    Stefanie B Kasperski
    The Center for Fetal Diagnosis and Treatment at the Children s Hospital of Philadelphia, Philadelphia, PA 19104 4399, USA
    Fetal Diagn Ther 24:400-4. 2008
    ..To report and discuss prenatal diagnosis of nemaline myopathy (NM) using fetal muscle biopsy...
  44. ncbi request reprint History of fetal diagnosis and therapy: Children's Hospital of Philadelphia experience
    Holly L Hedrick
    Center for Fetal Diagnosis and Treatment, Children s Hospital of Philadelphia, and Department of Surgery and Obstetrics and Gynecology, University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine, Philadelphia, PA 19104, USA
    Fetal Diagn Ther 18:65-82. 2003
    ..Outcomes have been improved through carefully planned and coordinated perinatal management. In some cases of life-threatening or severely debilitating defects, prenatal surgery has been offered...
  45. doi request reprint Prenatal course and postnatal management of peripheral bronchial atresia: association with congenital cystic adenomatoid malformation of the lung
    William H Peranteau
    Center for Fetal Diagnosis and Treatment, Children s Hospital of Philadelphia and University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine, Philadelphia, PA 19104, USA
    Fetal Diagn Ther 24:190-6. 2008
    ....
  46. ncbi request reprint Prenatal diagnosis and management of mainstem bronchial atresia
    Sundeep G Keswani
    Center for Fetal Diagnosis and Treatment, The Chhildren s Hospital of Philadelphia, Philadelphia, PA 19104, USA
    Fetal Diagn Ther 20:74-8. 2005
    ..Post-mortem findings in both cases confirmed the presence of an atretic mainstem bronchus with massive enlargement of the lung. Bronchial atresia involving the mainstem bronchus is associated with a poor prognosis...
  47. ncbi request reprint The natural history of prenatally diagnosed conjoined twins
    Tippi C MacKenzie
    Center for Fetal Diagnosis and Treatment, The Children s Hospital of Philadelphia, Philadelphia, PA, USA
    J Pediatr Surg 37:303-9. 2002
    ..To assess the impact of improved antenatal diagnosis in the management and outcome of conjoined twins, the authors reviewed their experience with 14 cases...
  48. ncbi request reprint Effect of maternal betamethasone administration on prenatal congenital cystic adenomatoid malformation growth and fetal survival
    William H Peranteau
    Center for Fetal Diagnosis and Treatment, Children s Hospital of Philadelphia and University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine, Philadelphia, PA 19104, USA
    Fetal Diagn Ther 22:365-71. 2007
    ..To evaluate the effect of prenatal steroid treatment on the growth of congenital cystic adenomatoid malformations (CCAM) and survival in affected fetuses not amenable to other percutaneous ultrasound-guided prenatal interventions...
  49. ncbi request reprint Management of fetal mediastinal teratoma
    Aziz M Merchant
    Center for Fetal Diagnosis and Treatment, The Children s Hospital of Philadelphia, Philadelphia, PA 19104 4318, USA
    J Pediatr Surg 40:228-31. 2005
    ..The authors present 2 cases of fetal mediastinal teratoma that illustrate successful strategies for either of these presentations...
  50. ncbi request reprint Impact of continuous intraoperative monitoring on outcomes in open fetal surgery
    Sundeep G Keswani
    Center for Fetal Diagnosis and Treatment and Fetal Heart Program at the Children s Hospital of Philadelphia, Philadelphia, PA 19104, USA
    Fetal Diagn Ther 20:316-20. 2005
    ..We have developed an intraoperative monitoring strategy to continuously assess fetal hemodynamics. We hypothesized that this approach would enhance intraoperative management and survival...
  51. doi request reprint Fetal lower urinary tract obstruction
    Serena Wu
    General Surgery, The Center for Fetal Diagnosis and Treatment, The Children s Hospital of Philadelphia, Philadelphia, PA 19104, USA
    Clin Perinatol 36:377-90, x. 2009
    ..Although shunting has improved survival, long-term morbidities remain a significant challenge...
  52. pmc Haploidentical in utero hematopoietic cell transplantation improves phenotype and can induce tolerance for postnatal same-donor transplants in the canine leukocyte adhesion deficiency model
    William H Peranteau
    Center for Fetal Research, Children s Hospital of Philadelphia, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA
    Biol Blood Marrow Transplant 15:293-305. 2009
    ....
  53. ncbi request reprint In utero limb salvage: fetoscopic release of amniotic bands for threatened limb amputation
    Sundeep G Keswani
    The Center for Fetal Diagnosis and Treatment, Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA, USA
    J Pediatr Surg 38:848-51. 2003
    ..There were no perioperative complications. In select patients with isolated extremity ABS, early fetoscopic release may prevent amputation and allow improved limb development...
  54. ncbi request reprint Fetal posterior fossa volume: assessment with MR imaging
    Sara C Chen
    Department of Radiology, University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine, Philadelphia, USA
    Radiology 238:997-1003. 2006
    ..To retrospectively determine the relationship between posterior fossa volume (PFV) and estimated gestational age (EGA) and/or femur length (FL) during pregnancy for the purpose of developing a normal growth curve...
  55. doi request reprint Prenatal ultrasonographic gastrointestinal abnormalities in fetuses with gastroschisis do not correlate with postnatal outcomes
    Andrea T Badillo
    The Center for Fetal Diagnosis and Treatment, Children s Hospital of Philadelphia, Philadelphia, PA 19104, USA
    J Pediatr Surg 43:647-53. 2008
    ..The purpose of this study was to correlate prenatal identification of additional gastrointestinal sonographic abnormalities with postnatal clinical outcome...
  56. ncbi request reprint The Wayne State experience
    Mark I Evans
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, MCP Hahnemann University, Philadelphia, PA 19102, USA
    Fetal Diagn Ther 17:321-30. 2002
  57. ncbi request reprint Pregnancy outcomes following bipolar umbilical cord cauterization for selective termination in complicated monochorionic multiple gestations
    John G Ilagan
    Center for Fetal Diagnosis and Treatment at the Children s Hospital of Philadelphia, Department of Surgery and Obstetrics and Gynecology, University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine, Philadelphia, PA, USA
    Fetal Diagn Ther 23:153-8. 2008
    ..To review pregnancy and childhood outcomes following selective termination by ultrasound guided bipolar umbilical cord cauterization (UCC) in complicated monochorionic multifetal pregnancies...