M D Rossman

Summary

Affiliation: University of Pennsylvania
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Is chronic beryllium disease sarcoidosis of known etiology?
    Milton D Rossman
    Pulmonary, Allergy and Critical Care Division, Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania, University of Pennsylvania Health System, Philadelphia, PA 19104 6160, USA
    Sarcoidosis Vasc Diffuse Lung Dis 20:104-9. 2003
  2. pmc Identification of HLA-DRPhebeta47 as the susceptibility marker of hypersensitivity to beryllium in individuals lacking the berylliosis-associated supratypic marker HLA-DPGlubeta69
    Massimo Amicosante
    Department of Internal Medicine, University of Rome Tor Vergata, Rome, Italy
    Respir Res 6:94. 2005
  3. pmc Chronic beryllium disease: diagnosis and management
    M D Rossman
    Pulmonary and Critical Care Division, Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia 19104 4283, USA
    Environ Health Perspect 104:945-7. 1996
  4. ncbi request reprint Lesson learned from ACCESS (A Case Controlled Etiologic Study of Sarcoidosis)
    Milton D Rossman
    Pulmonary, Allergy, and Critical Care Division, Department of Medicine, Hospital of University of Pennsylvania, 3400 Spruce Street, Philadelphia, PA 19104, USA
    Proc Am Thorac Soc 4:453-6. 2007
  5. ncbi request reprint HLA and environmental interactions in sarcoidosis
    M D Rossman
    Division of Pulmonary, Allergy and Critical Care, Department of Medicine, Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania 19104 6160, USA
    Sarcoidosis Vasc Diffuse Lung Dis 25:125-32. 2008
  6. pmc HLA-DRB1*1101: a significant risk factor for sarcoidosis in blacks and whites
    Milton D Rossman
    Pulmonary, Allergy and Critical Care Division, Department of Medicine, Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA, 19104, USA
    Am J Hum Genet 73:720-35. 2003
  7. ncbi request reprint Human leukocyte antigen Class II amino acid epitopes: susceptibility and progression markers for beryllium hypersensitivity
    Milton D Rossman
    Department of Medicine, University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA
    Am J Respir Crit Care Med 165:788-94. 2002
  8. ncbi request reprint Genome-wide search for sarcoidosis susceptibility genes in African Americans
    M C Iannuzzi
    Division of Pulmonary, Critical Care, and Sleep Medicine, Mount Sinai School of Medicine, New York, NY 10029, USA
    Genes Immun 6:509-18. 2005
  9. ncbi request reprint Complications of video-assisted thoracoscopic lung biopsy in patients with interstitial lung disease
    Mary Elizabeth Kreider
    Pulmonary, Allergy and Critical Care Division, University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA
    Ann Thorac Surg 83:1140-4. 2007
  10. ncbi request reprint Relationship of environmental exposures to the clinical phenotype of sarcoidosis
    Mary Elizabeth Kreider
    Division of Pulmonary and Critical Care, University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine, 826 Gates Building, 3400 Spruce St, Philadelphia, PA 19104, USA
    Chest 128:207-15. 2005

Detail Information

Publications22

  1. ncbi request reprint Is chronic beryllium disease sarcoidosis of known etiology?
    Milton D Rossman
    Pulmonary, Allergy and Critical Care Division, Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania, University of Pennsylvania Health System, Philadelphia, PA 19104 6160, USA
    Sarcoidosis Vasc Diffuse Lung Dis 20:104-9. 2003
    ..Similarities and differences between these two disorders are reviewed and lessons for both sarcoidosis and chronic beryllium disease are discussed...
  2. pmc Identification of HLA-DRPhebeta47 as the susceptibility marker of hypersensitivity to beryllium in individuals lacking the berylliosis-associated supratypic marker HLA-DPGlubeta69
    Massimo Amicosante
    Department of Internal Medicine, University of Rome Tor Vergata, Rome, Italy
    Respir Res 6:94. 2005
    ..However, no genetic associations have been found between BH affected subjects not carrying the HLA-DPGlu69 susceptibility marker...
  3. pmc Chronic beryllium disease: diagnosis and management
    M D Rossman
    Pulmonary and Critical Care Division, Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia 19104 4283, USA
    Environ Health Perspect 104:945-7. 1996
    ..Currently, corticosteroids are used to treat patients with significant symptoms or evidence of progressive disease...
  4. ncbi request reprint Lesson learned from ACCESS (A Case Controlled Etiologic Study of Sarcoidosis)
    Milton D Rossman
    Pulmonary, Allergy, and Critical Care Division, Department of Medicine, Hospital of University of Pennsylvania, 3400 Spruce Street, Philadelphia, PA 19104, USA
    Proc Am Thorac Soc 4:453-6. 2007
    ..No single cause of sarcoidosis was identified. The results of this study are reviewed and possible lessons learned are discussed...
  5. ncbi request reprint HLA and environmental interactions in sarcoidosis
    M D Rossman
    Division of Pulmonary, Allergy and Critical Care, Department of Medicine, Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania 19104 6160, USA
    Sarcoidosis Vasc Diffuse Lung Dis 25:125-32. 2008
    ..Future studies in defined phenotypes of sarcoidosis may be necessary to define environmental and genetic associations with sarcoidosis...
  6. pmc HLA-DRB1*1101: a significant risk factor for sarcoidosis in blacks and whites
    Milton D Rossman
    Pulmonary, Allergy and Critical Care Division, Department of Medicine, Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA, 19104, USA
    Am J Hum Genet 73:720-35. 2003
    ..These studies confirm a genetic predisposition for sarcoidosis and present evidence for the allelic variation at the HLA-DRB1 locus as a major contributor...
  7. ncbi request reprint Human leukocyte antigen Class II amino acid epitopes: susceptibility and progression markers for beryllium hypersensitivity
    Milton D Rossman
    Department of Medicine, University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA
    Am J Respir Crit Care Med 165:788-94. 2002
    ..In addition, HLA amino acid epitopes on HLA-DRB1 and -DQB1, in concert with or independently of HLA-DPB1-E69, may be associated with progression to CBD...
  8. ncbi request reprint Genome-wide search for sarcoidosis susceptibility genes in African Americans
    M C Iannuzzi
    Division of Pulmonary, Critical Care, and Sleep Medicine, Mount Sinai School of Medicine, New York, NY 10029, USA
    Genes Immun 6:509-18. 2005
    ..Fine mapping of the linked regions, particularly on chromosome 5q, should help to refine linkage signals and guide further sarcoidosis candidate gene investigation...
  9. ncbi request reprint Complications of video-assisted thoracoscopic lung biopsy in patients with interstitial lung disease
    Mary Elizabeth Kreider
    Pulmonary, Allergy and Critical Care Division, University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA
    Ann Thorac Surg 83:1140-4. 2007
    ..To shed light on the risk-benefit ratio for this recommendation, we examined the morbidity and mortality associated with video-assisted thoracoscopic surgical (VATS) lung biopsy in a group of outpatients...
  10. ncbi request reprint Relationship of environmental exposures to the clinical phenotype of sarcoidosis
    Mary Elizabeth Kreider
    Division of Pulmonary and Critical Care, University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine, 826 Gates Building, 3400 Spruce St, Philadelphia, PA 19104, USA
    Chest 128:207-15. 2005
    ..We examined the relationship between environmental and occupational exposures, and the clinical phenotype of sarcoidosis...
  11. doi request reprint Recent chronic beryllium disease in residents surrounding a beryllium facility
    Lisa A Maier
    Division of Environmental and Occupational Health Sciences, Department of Medicine, National Jewish Medical and Research Center, 1400 Jackson Street, Denver, Colorado 80206, USA
    Am J Respir Crit Care Med 177:1012-7. 2008
    ..Further surveillance was not performed in these communities, and additional cases have not been reported...
  12. ncbi request reprint Pulmonary and psychosocial findings at enrollment in the ACCESS study
    Henry Yeager
    Pulmonary, Critical Care, and Sleep Medicine, Georgetown University Medical Center, Washington, DC 20057, USA
    Sarcoidosis Vasc Diffuse Lung Dis 22:147-53. 2005
    ..To assess lung involvement and the association of demographic and psychosocial factors with respiratory health in 736 persons with sarcoidosis at enrollment in A Case Control Etiologic Study of Sarcoidosis (ACCESS)...
  13. ncbi request reprint Chronic beryllium disease: a hypersensitivity disorder
    M D Rossman
    Pulmonary, Allergy, and Critical Care Division, University of Pennsylvania Medical Center, Philadelphia, USA
    Appl Occup Environ Hyg 16:615-8. 2001
    ..The understanding that CBD is a hypersensitivity disorder has had important implications for the diagnosis, screening, and environmental control precautions necessary for its prevention...
  14. ncbi request reprint Involvement of the Fas/Fas ligand pathway in activation-induced cell death of mycobacteria-reactive human gamma delta T cells: a mechanism for the loss of gamma delta T cells in patients with pulmonary tuberculosis
    B Li
    Department of Microbiology, University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine, Philadelphia 19104, USA
    J Immunol 161:1558-67. 1998
    ..AICD of gamma delta T cells, therefore, provides an explanation for the loss of Mtb-reactive T cells during mycobacterial infection...
  15. ncbi request reprint Flow cytometric test for beryllium sensitivity
    Tatyana N Milovanova
    Pulmonary, Allergy and Critical Care Division, University of Pennsylvania Medical Center, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania 19104, USA
    Cytometry B Clin Cytom 60:23-30. 2004
    ..Problems with test variability and the use of radioactivity have recently led to the search for alternative methods...
  16. ncbi request reprint A double-blinded, randomized, placebo-controlled trial of infliximab in subjects with active pulmonary sarcoidosis
    Milton D Rossman
    Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA, USA
    Sarcoidosis Vasc Diffuse Lung Dis 23:201-8. 2006
    ..To evaluate the safety and tolerability of infliximab in the treatment of active pulmonary sarcoidosis, and to provide an initial assessment of the efficacy of infliximab in the treatment of active pulmonary sarcoidosis...
  17. ncbi request reprint Process-related risk of beryllium sensitization and disease in a copper-beryllium alloy facility
    Christine R Schuler
    Division of Respiratory Disease Studies, National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Morgantown, West Virginia 26505, USA
    Am J Ind Med 47:195-205. 2005
    ..At a copper-beryllium alloy strip and wire finishing facility we performed a cross-sectional survey to examine prevalences of beryllium sensitization and CBD, and relationships between sensitization and CBD and work areas/processes...
  18. ncbi request reprint Two year prognosis of sarcoidosis: the ACCESS experience
    Marc A Judson
    Division of Pulmonary and Critical Care Medicine, Medical University of South Carolina, 96 Jonathan Lucas Street, Charleston, SC 29425, USA
    Sarcoidosis Vasc Diffuse Lung Dis 20:204-11. 2003
    ..Several factors associated with improved or worse outcome over two years were identified...
  19. ncbi request reprint Comparison of sarcoidosis phenotypes among affected African-American siblings
    Marc A Judson
    Division of Pulmonary and Critical Care Medicine CSB 812, Medical University of South Carolina, Charleston, SC 29425, USA
    Chest 130:855-62. 2006
    ..To test the hypothesis that sibling pairs, who share genes and environmental exposures, might have similar phenotypic expressions of sarcoidosis beyond what would be expected by chance alone...
  20. ncbi request reprint A sarcoidosis genetic linkage consortium: the sarcoidosis genetic analysis (SAGA) study
    Benjamin A Rybicki
    Department of Biostatistics and Research Epidemiology, Henry Ford Health System, Detroit, MI 48202, USA
    Sarcoidosis Vasc Diffuse Lung Dis 22:115-22. 2005
    ..In the United States of America, African Americans have a higher sarcoidosis incidence and suffer greater morbidity than Caucasians...
  21. ncbi request reprint A case control etiologic study of sarcoidosis: environmental and occupational risk factors
    Lee S Newman
    National Jewish Medical and Research Center and Univresity of Colorado Health Scienes Center, Denver, CO 80206, USA
    Am J Respir Crit Care Med 170:1324-30. 2004
    ..65, CI 0.51-0.82). The study did not identify a single, predominant cause of sarcoidosis. We identified several exposures associated with sarcoidosis risk, including insecticides, agricultural employment, and microbial bioaerosols...
  22. ncbi request reprint The spectrum of biopsy sites for the diagnosis of sarcoidosis
    Alvin S Teirstein
    Mount Sinai Medical Center, New York, NY 10029, USA
    Sarcoidosis Vasc Diffuse Lung Dis 22:139-46. 2005
    ..Clinicians must decide which site offers the best chance of achieving a diagnostic biopsy with the least patient risk and discomfort...