Daniel von Allmen
Affiliation: University of North Carolina
- Malignant lesions of the ovary in childhoodDaniel von Allmen
Division of Pediatric Surgery, University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill, North Carolina 27599 7223, USA
Semin Pediatr Surg 14:100-5. 2005..The development of platinum-based chemotherapeutic regimens has resulted in significant improvements in long-term survival, even for children who present with advanced stage disease...
- Aggressive surgical therapy and radiotherapy for patients with high-risk neuroblastoma treated with rapid sequence tandem transplantDaniel von Allmen
Division of Pediatric Surgery, Department of Surgery, University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill, NC 27599, USA
J Pediatr Surg 40:936-41; discussion 941. 2005..Local tumor control is examined in high-risk patients treated with tandem stem cell transplant, aggressive surgery, and selected radiation therapy (XRT)...
- Intestinal polyposis syndromes: progress in understanding and treatmentDaniel von Allmen
Division of Pediatric Surgery, The University of North Carolina Chapel Hill, Chapel Hill, North Carolina 27599 7223, USA
Curr Opin Pediatr 18:316-20. 2006..Recent contributions have impacted our understanding of the molecular basis for the disease and improved our ability to treat them...
- Fetal abdomino-perineal lymphangioma: differential diagnosis and managementDouglas G York
Department of Surgery, Division of Pediatric Surgery, 3010 Old Clinic Bldg. CB #7223, Chapel Hill, NC 27599, USA
Prenat Diagn 26:692-5. 2006..This case demonstrates the importance of carefully considering the differential diagnosis of fetal abdomino-perineal masses when counseling parents...
- Epithelial ovarian tumors in children: a retrospective analysisMichael Morowitz
Department of Surgery, Children's Hospital of Philadelphia, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania 19104, USA
J Pediatr Surg 38:331-5; discussion 331-5. 2003..The pediatric surgeon must understand the biologic characteristics, operative management, and follow-up treatment of these tumors, and how these differ from germ cell lesions...
- Primary tumor control in patients with stage 3/4 unfavorable neuroblastoma treated with tandem double autologous stem cell transplantsKaren J Marcus
Division of Radiation Oncology, Children s Hospital, Harvard Medical School, Boston, Massachusetts 02155, USA
J Pediatr Hematol Oncol 25:934-40. 2003..To assess the efficacy and toxicity of local radiotherapy in achieving local control in patients with stage 4 or high-risk stage 3 neuroblastoma treated with induction chemotherapy and tandem stem cell transplants...
- The genetics of Hirschsprung diseaseDouglas R Stewart
Children s Hospital of Philadelphia, 34th and Civic Center Boulevard, Philadelphia, PA 19104, USA
Gastroenterol Clin North Am 32:819-37, vi. 2003....
- Infliximab in pediatric ulcerative colitis: two-year follow-upPetar Mamula
Division of GI and Nutrition, The Children s Hospital of Philadelphia, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania 19104, USA
J Pediatr Gastroenterol Nutr 38:298-301. 2004..The aim of this study was to describe the outcome of these patients after a minimum 2-year follow-up and to describe the responses of eight additional patients to this medication...