Pedro A Sanchez-Lara
Affiliation: University of Southern California
- Fetal constraint as a potential risk factor for craniosynostosisPedro A Sanchez-Lara
Children s Hospital Los Angeles, Keck School of Medicine at University of Southern California, Los Angeles, California 90027, USA
Am J Med Genet A 152:394-400. 2010....
- Neuroimaging findings in macrocephaly-capillary malformation: a longitudinal study of 17 patientsRobert L Conway
Cedars Sinai Medical Center, Los Angeles, California, USA
Am J Med Genet A 143:2981-3008. 2007..One patient was found to have a frontal perifalcine mass resembling a meningioma at age 5 years. This is the second apparent occurrence of this specific tumor in M-CM...
- Microdeletion del(22)(q12.2) encompassing the facial development-associated gene, MN1 (meningioma 1) in a child with Pierre-Robin sequence (including cleft palate) and neurofibromatosis 2 (NF2): a case report and review of the literatureTom B Davidson
Department of Pediatrics and the Saban Research Institute at Children s Hospital Los Angeles, 4650 Sunset Boulevard, Los Angeles, California 90027 6062, USA
BMC Med Genet 13:19. 2012..2. NF2 is characterized by bilateral vestibular schwannomas, spinal cord schwannomas, meningiomas and ependymomas, and juvenile cataracts. To date, NF2 and PRS have not been described together in the same patient...
- Extrinsic factors influencing fetal deformations and intrauterine growth restrictionWendy Moh
Center for Craniofacial Molecular Biology, Ostrow School of Dentistry and Children s Hospital Los Angeles, Keck School of Medicine of the University of Southern California, 4650 Sunset Boulevard, MS 90, Los Angeles, CA 90027, USA
J Pregnancy 2012:750485. 2012..Corrective mechanical forces similar to those that gave rise to the deformation to reshape the deformed structures are often used and should take advantage of the rapid postnatal growth to correct form...
- The morphogenesis of wormian bones: a study of craniosynostosis and purposeful cranial deformationPedro A Sanchez Lara
Medical Genetics Institute, Cedars Sinai Medical Center, David Geffen School of Medicine at UCLA, Los Angeles, California, USA
Am J Med Genet A 143:3243-51. 2007..Taken together, these data suggest that wormian bones may arise as a consequence of mechanical factors that spread sutures apart and affect dural strain within sutures and fontanelles...