Nancy D Perrier

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Affiliation: Wake Forest University School of Medicine
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Parathyroid surgery: separating promise from reality
    Nancy D Perrier
    Department of Surgery, University of California, San Francisco Mount Zion Medical Center, San Francisco, California 94143 1674, USA
    J Clin Endocrinol Metab 87:1024-9. 2002
  2. ncbi request reprint Genetic screening for MEN1 mutations in families presenting with familial primary hyperparathyroidism
    Nancy D Perrier
    Department of Surgery, Division of Surgical Oncology, Wake Forest University Medical Center, Medical Center Boulevard, Winston Salem, North Carolina 27157, USA
    World J Surg 26:907-13. 2002
  3. pmc Polymorphisms in CYP1B1, GSTM1, GSTT1 and GSTP1, and susceptibility to breast cancer
    Beth O Van Emburgh
    Department of Cancer Biology, Wake Forest University School of Medicine, Winston Salem, NC 27157, USA
    Oncol Rep 19:1311-21. 2008
  4. ncbi request reprint Detection of an intrathymic parathyroid adenoma using single-photon emission CT 99mTc sestamibi scintigraphy and CT
    Paige B Clark
    Department of Radiology Nuclear Medicine, Wake Forest University School of Medicine, Medical Center Blvd, Winston Salem, NC 27157, USA
    AJR Am J Roentgenol 184:S16-8. 2005
  5. ncbi request reprint Enhanced scintigraphic protocol required for optimal preoperative localization before targeted minimally invasive parathyroidectomy
    Paige B Clark
    Department of Radiology, Wake Forest University School of Medicine, Medical Center Boulevard, Winston Salem, NC 27157, USA
    Clin Nucl Med 28:955-60. 2003
  6. ncbi request reprint The scintigraphic appearance of subcapsular parathyroid adenomas
    Jonathan Kraas
    Department of Radiology, Nuclear Medicine Section, Wake Forest University School of Medicine, Winston Salem, North Carolina 27157, USA
    Clin Nucl Med 30:213-7. 2005
  7. pmc Intraoperative imprint cytologic evaluation of sentinel lymph nodes for lobular carcinoma of the breast
    Andrew J Creager
    Department of Pathology, Duke University Medical Center, Durham, North Carolina 27157, USA
    Ann Surg 239:61-6. 2004
  8. pmc Polymorphisms in drug metabolism genes, smoking, and p53 mutations in breast cancer
    Beth O Van Emburgh
    Department of Cancer Biology, Wake Forest University School of Medicine, Winston Salem, North Carolina 27157, USA
    Mol Carcinog 47:88-99. 2008
  9. ncbi request reprint Is parathyroid carcinoma indeed a lethal disease?
    Kenneth P Kleinpeter
    Department of General Surgery, Wake Forest University, Winston Salem, North Carolina 27157, USA
    Ann Surg Oncol 12:260-6. 2005
  10. ncbi request reprint Vacuum-assisted closure for the treatment of complex breast wounds
    William T Stoeckel
    Surgical Oncology Service, Wake Forest University School of Medicine, Wake Forest University Baptist Medical Center, Winston Salem, North Carolina 27157, USA
    Breast 15:610-3. 2006

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Publications49

  1. ncbi request reprint Parathyroid surgery: separating promise from reality
    Nancy D Perrier
    Department of Surgery, University of California, San Francisco Mount Zion Medical Center, San Francisco, California 94143 1674, USA
    J Clin Endocrinol Metab 87:1024-9. 2002
    ..The combination of a solitary hot spot on sestamibi scan and a fall in IOPTH allows the surgeon to make the correct decision regarding the need to convert to a bilateral approach in 93% of these selected patients...
  2. ncbi request reprint Genetic screening for MEN1 mutations in families presenting with familial primary hyperparathyroidism
    Nancy D Perrier
    Department of Surgery, Division of Surgical Oncology, Wake Forest University Medical Center, Medical Center Boulevard, Winston Salem, North Carolina 27157, USA
    World J Surg 26:907-13. 2002
    ..Long-term screening for MEN syndromes should be included in this set of patients. Positive screening may predict disease and allow early detection and appropriate treatment before initiation of symptoms...
  3. pmc Polymorphisms in CYP1B1, GSTM1, GSTT1 and GSTP1, and susceptibility to breast cancer
    Beth O Van Emburgh
    Department of Cancer Biology, Wake Forest University School of Medicine, Winston Salem, NC 27157, USA
    Oncol Rep 19:1311-21. 2008
    ..97; 95% CI=1.27-12.40). These results suggest the importance of estrogen/carcinogen metabolic enzymes in the etiology of breast cancer, especially in women before the age of 60, as well as preventative measures such as smoking cessation...
  4. ncbi request reprint Detection of an intrathymic parathyroid adenoma using single-photon emission CT 99mTc sestamibi scintigraphy and CT
    Paige B Clark
    Department of Radiology Nuclear Medicine, Wake Forest University School of Medicine, Medical Center Blvd, Winston Salem, NC 27157, USA
    AJR Am J Roentgenol 184:S16-8. 2005
  5. ncbi request reprint Enhanced scintigraphic protocol required for optimal preoperative localization before targeted minimally invasive parathyroidectomy
    Paige B Clark
    Department of Radiology, Wake Forest University School of Medicine, Medical Center Boulevard, Winston Salem, NC 27157, USA
    Clin Nucl Med 28:955-60. 2003
    ..Imaging protocols should include early lateral images when localizing parathyroid adenomas before minimally invasive parathyroidectomy...
  6. ncbi request reprint The scintigraphic appearance of subcapsular parathyroid adenomas
    Jonathan Kraas
    Department of Radiology, Nuclear Medicine Section, Wake Forest University School of Medicine, Winston Salem, North Carolina 27157, USA
    Clin Nucl Med 30:213-7. 2005
    ..The objective of this observational study was to identify the scintigraphic appearance of subcapsular parathyroid adenomas...
  7. pmc Intraoperative imprint cytologic evaluation of sentinel lymph nodes for lobular carcinoma of the breast
    Andrew J Creager
    Department of Pathology, Duke University Medical Center, Durham, North Carolina 27157, USA
    Ann Surg 239:61-6. 2004
    ..We are unaware of any large published studies, using any technique, to evaluate SLN for lobular carcinoma...
  8. pmc Polymorphisms in drug metabolism genes, smoking, and p53 mutations in breast cancer
    Beth O Van Emburgh
    Department of Cancer Biology, Wake Forest University School of Medicine, Winston Salem, North Carolina 27157, USA
    Mol Carcinog 47:88-99. 2008
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  9. ncbi request reprint Is parathyroid carcinoma indeed a lethal disease?
    Kenneth P Kleinpeter
    Department of General Surgery, Wake Forest University, Winston Salem, North Carolina 27157, USA
    Ann Surg Oncol 12:260-6. 2005
    ..There is no current staging system. Our primary aim was to review the presentation, diagnosis, surgical treatment, and outcomes of patients, with the goal of assessing the incidence of death related to parathyroid carcinoma...
  10. ncbi request reprint Vacuum-assisted closure for the treatment of complex breast wounds
    William T Stoeckel
    Surgical Oncology Service, Wake Forest University School of Medicine, Wake Forest University Baptist Medical Center, Winston Salem, North Carolina 27157, USA
    Breast 15:610-3. 2006
    ..Specifically, our experience shows it to be effective in the treatment of complex breast wounds. Utilization of VAC therapy should be considered for the management of these challenging wounds...
  11. ncbi request reprint Differing histologic findings after bilateral and focused parathyroidectomy
    Hudai Genc
    Department of Surgery, Mount Zion Medical Center, University of California at San Francisco, 1600 Divisadero Street, San Francisco, CA 94143 1674, USA
    J Am Coll Surg 196:535-40. 2003
    ..To make the two groups comparable all patients had a solitary parathyroid adenoma identified preoperatively...
  12. ncbi request reprint Experienced scintigraphers contribute to success of minimally invasive parathyroidectomy by skilled endocrine surgeons
    Paige B Clark
    Department of Radiology, Wake Forest University School of Medicine, Winston Salem, North Carolina 27157, USA
    Am Surg 69:478-83; discussion 483-4. 2003
    ..Now that MIP by skilled endocrine surgeons is becoming the favored treatment for PHPT experienced nuclear medicine physicians may be the most important factor to achieve maximum success...
  13. ncbi request reprint HER2 expression in thyroid tumors
    Matthew M Mondi
    Department of Surgery, Wake Forest University Medical Center, Winston Salem, North Carolina 27158, USA
    Am Surg 69:1100-3. 2003
    ..No significant expression of HER2 was noted in benign or malignant thyroid tissue. These results cast doubt on the value of HER2 as a prognostic factor or possible target for specific antitumor therapy for thyroid cancer...
  14. pmc Latency period of thyroid neoplasia after radiation exposure
    Shoichi Kikuchi
    Department of Surgery, UCSF Affiliated Hospitals, 94143 1674, USA
    Ann Surg 239:536-43. 2004
    ..To determine the temporal sequence for developing benign and malignant thyroid neoplasms after radiation...
  15. doi request reprint Outpatient minimally invasive parathyroidectomy is safe for elderly patients
    Susanna H Shin
    Department of Surgery, Eastern Virginia Medical School, Norfolk, VA, USA
    J Am Coll Surg 208:1071-6. 2009
    ..Because PHPT is more common in the elderly, we sought to compare indications and complications of minimally invasive parathyroidectomy in patients 70 years of age and older (elderly) with their younger counterparts...
  16. ncbi request reprint Biopsy needle technique and the accuracy of diagnosis of atypical ductal hyperplasia for mammographic abnormalities
    Li Zhao
    Surgical Oncology Services, Department of Surgery, Wake Forest University, Winston Salem, North Carolina 27157, USA
    Am Surg 69:757-62; discussion 762. 2003
    ..Although the risk of understaging ADH is lower with the VACB, we continue to recommend excisional biopsy in a good-risk patient when a diagnosis of ADH is rendered via VACB biopsy...
  17. ncbi request reprint Glucose transporters in the thyroid
    Kenichi Matsuzu
    Department of Biochemistry and the Center for Human Genomics, Wake Forest University School of Medicine, Winston Salem, North Carolina 27157, USA
    Thyroid 15:545-50. 2005
    ..Improving technologies are providing a stronger foundation for detailed analyses of glucose transporters in thyroid to better elucidate the mechanisms by which these genes and proteins are regulated in normal and pathogenic tissue...
  18. ncbi request reprint Effect of massage technique on sentinel lymph node mapping for cancer of the breast
    Georgia Haynes
    Surgical Oncology Service, Department of Surgery, Wake Forest University Health Sciences, Winston Salem, North Carolina 27157, USA
    Am Surg 69:520-2. 2003
    ..Our results failed to demonstrate a superior breast massage technique for identifying sentinel nodes. A larger randomized trial is needed to confirm these findings...
  19. ncbi request reprint Medicine's greatest gifts to surgery
    Nancy D Perrier
    Department of Surgery, Wake Forest University Baptist Medical Center, Medical Center Boulevard, Winston Salem, North Carolina 27157, USA
    World J Surg 28:1057-9. 2004
    ..Their fascinating discoveries laid foundations for thyroid surgery today. They truly are among medicine's greatest gifts to surgery...
  20. ncbi request reprint DNA-repair genetic polymorphisms and breast cancer risk
    Tasha R Smith
    Department of Cancer Biology, Wake Forest University School of Medicine, Winston Salem, North Carolina 27157, USA
    Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev 12:1200-4. 2003
    ..We provide evidence that variants of XRCC1, XRCC3, and ERCC4/XPF genes, particularly in combination, contribute to breast cancer susceptibility...
  21. ncbi request reprint Adrenocortical carcinoma arising from a long-standing adrenal mass
    Kattron R Cofield
    Department of General Surgery, Wake Forest University of Health Sciences, Winston Salem, NC, USA
    Mayo Clin Proc 80:264-6. 2005
    ..Biopsy findings confirmed adrenocortical carcinoma. We describe the presentation, clinical findings, diagnostic work-up, and follow-up of this patient and review the literature...
  22. ncbi request reprint Is there a racial difference in presentation of primary hyperparathyroidism?
    Holly Barker
    Department of Surgery, Wake Forest University Baptist Medical Center, Winston Salem, North Carolina 27157, USA
    Am Surg 70:504-6. 2004
    ..Further research is recommended to characterize ethnic differences in patients with PHPT...
  23. ncbi request reprint Advantages and disadvantages of surgical therapy and optimal extent of thyroidectomy for the treatment of hyperthyroidism
    M Sean Boger
    Department of Internal Medicine, Wake Forest University School of Medicine, Medical Center Boulevard, Winston Salem, NC 27157, USA
    Surg Clin North Am 84:849-74. 2004
    ..Patients must be monitored carefully for hypocalcemia, a potentially serious complication. Patients will require lifelong thyroid hormone replacement. Radioactive iodine ablation should be considered for disease recurrence after surgery...
  24. ncbi request reprint Intraoperative analysis of sentinel lymph nodes by imprint cytology for cancer of the breast
    Stephen A Shiver
    Department of Surgery, Surgical Oncology Service, Wake Forest University School of Medicine, Medical Center Blvd, Winston Salem, NC 27157, USA
    Am J Surg 184:424-7. 2002
    ..The optimal technique for rapid SLN assessment has not been determined. Both frozen sectioning and imprint cytology are used for rapid intraoperative SLN evaluation...
  25. ncbi request reprint Positron emission mammography: initial clinical results
    Edward A Levine
    Department of Surgery, Wake Forest University School of Medicine, Winston Salem, North Carolina 27157, USA
    Ann Surg Oncol 10:86-91. 2003
    ..Functional breast imaging coupled with mammography (positron emission mammography [PEM]) could improve imaging of such lesions. A prospective study was performed using PEM in women scheduled for stereotactic breast biopsy...
  26. doi request reprint Parathyroid exploration in the reoperative neck: improved preoperative localization with 4D-computed tomography
    Melinda M Mortenson
    Department of Surgical Oncology, University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center, Houston, TX 77030, USA
    J Am Coll Surg 206:888-95; discussion 895-6. 2008
    ..We evaluated 4D-CT as a tool for localization of hyperfunctioning parathyroid tissue in the reoperative setting...
  27. ncbi request reprint Minimally invasive parathyroidectomy complicated by pneumothoraces: a report of 4 cases
    Marlon A Guerrero
    Division of General Surgery, Michael E DeBakey Department of Surgery, Baylor Medical College, Houston, TX 77230, USA
    J Surg Educ 64:101-7; discussion 113. 2007
    ..This suggests that further risk factors may be heat conduction from the electrocautery and total intravenous anesthesia with spontaneously breathing of the patient...
  28. ncbi request reprint Improved preoperative planning for directed parathyroidectomy with 4-dimensional computed tomography
    Steven E Rodgers
    Department of Surgical Oncology, The University of Texas M D Anderson Cancer Center, Houston, Texas 77030, USA
    Surgery 140:932-40; discussion 940-1. 2006
    ..The purpose of this study was to compare 4D-CT with sestamibi imaging and ultrasonography as methods for the accurate preoperative localization of hyperfunctioning parathyroid glands before parathyroidectomy...
  29. ncbi request reprint Parathyroid histopathology: is it of any value today?
    Danielle D Elliott
    Department of Pathology, The University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center, Houston, TX 77230 1402, USA
    J Am Coll Surg 203:758-65. 2006
  30. ncbi request reprint Improvement of sleep disturbance and neurocognitive function after parathyroidectomy in patients with primary hyperparathyroidism
    Elizabeth A Mittendorf
    Department of Surgical Oncology, University of Texas, M D Anderson Cancer Center, Houston, Texas 77030, USA
    Endocr Pract 13:338-44. 2007
    ..To investigate the frequency of the nontraditional symptoms of sleep disturbance and impaired cognitive functioning in patients with primary hyper-parathyroidism (PHPT) and to assess changes in such patients after parathyroidectomy...
  31. ncbi request reprint Efficacy of 4D-CT preoperative localization in 2 patients with MEN 2A
    Maria Philip
    Department of Endocrine Surgery and Surgical Ontology, M D Anderson Cancer Center, University of Texas Medical School, Houston, TX 77230, USA
    J Surg Educ 65:182-5. 2008
    ..We recommend the use of 4D-CT scanning because of its capacity to identify hyperfunctional parathyroid glands and to provide anatomic information important in preoperative planning...
  32. ncbi request reprint Failure to recognize multiple endocrine neoplasia 2B: more common than we think?
    Curtis J Wray
    Department of Surgical Oncology, The University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center, Houston, Texas, USA
    Ann Surg Oncol 15:293-301. 2008
    ..However, the diagnosis of MEN2B is often delayed beyond childhood, at which time medullary thyroid carcinoma (MTC) may be regionally advanced or metastatic. We examined the extent of this delay and its impact on the treatment of MTC...
  33. ncbi request reprint Impact of 25 hydroxyvitamin D deficiency in perioperative parathyroid hormone kinetics and results in patients with primary hyperparathyroidism
    Nancy D Perrier
    Surgery 142:1027-9. 2007
  34. doi request reprint Viability of cryopreserved parathyroid tissue: when is continued storage versus disposal indicated?
    Marlon A Guerrero
    Michael E DeBakey Department of Surgery, Baylor College of Medicine, One Baylor Plaza, Suite 404D, Houston, Texas 77030, USA
    World J Surg 32:836-9. 2008
    ..We sought to define the appropriate time frame for tissue utilization and disposal to assist with long-term surgical planning...
  35. ncbi request reprint An elderly woman with primary hyperparathyroidism exhibits improvement of neurocognitive dysfunction after parathyroidectomy
    David B Doherty
    J Am Geriatr Soc 55:1689-91. 2007
  36. doi request reprint Multiple endocrine neoplasia syndromes
    Glenda G Callender
    Department of Surgical Oncology, The University of Texas M D Anderson Cancer Center, 1400 Holcombe Boulevard, Unit 444, Houston, TX, USA
    Surg Clin North Am 88:863-95, viii. 2008
    ..This article reviews the clinical features, diagnosis, and surgical management of the various MEN syndromes and genetic risk assessment for patients presenting with one or more endocrine neoplasms...
  37. ncbi request reprint Followup of patients with papillary thyroid cancer: in search of the optimal algorithm
    Elizabeth A Mittendorf
    Department of Surgical Oncology, The University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center, Houston, TX 77030, USA
    J Am Coll Surg 205:239-47. 2007
    ..Cervical recurrence occurs in up to 30% of patients after surgical treatment for papillary thyroid cancer. This study sought to determine an appropriate algorithm for followup evaluation...
  38. ncbi request reprint Light and dark: surgeons, radiologists, and why they need mutual understanding to succeed
    Douglas P Monroe
    Department of Surgical Oncology, The University of Texas, MD Anderson Cancer Center, Houston, TX 77230 1402, USA
    J Am Coll Surg 205:805-6. 2007
  39. ncbi request reprint Primary hyperparathyroidism
    James W Suliburk
    University of Texas Medical School at Houston, Department of General Surgery, Houston, Texas, USA
    Oncologist 12:644-53. 2007
    ..This brief review summarizes the presentation, biochemical evaluation, operative intervention, and follow-up care of the modern day PHPT patient...
  40. ncbi request reprint Complication of thyroidectomy in patients with radiation-induced thyroid neoplasms
    Shoichi Kikuchi
    National Defense Medical College, Kushiro, Japan
    Arch Surg 139:1185-8. 2004
    ..The complication rate for thyroidectomy is the same in patients with and without a history of radiation exposure...
  41. ncbi request reprint Asymptomatic hyperparathyroidism: a medical misnomer?
    Nancy D Perrier
    Department of Surgical Oncology, University of Texas M D Anderson Cancer Center, 1515 Holcombe Boulevard 444, Houston, TX 77030, USA
    Surgery 137:127-31. 2005
  42. ncbi request reprint Surgical treatment of non-functioning pancreatic islet cell tumors
    Maria A Kouvaraki
    Department of Surgical Oncology, The University of Texas M D Anderson Cancer Center, Houston, Texas, USA
    J Surg Oncol 89:170-85. 2005
    ..Treatment of metastatic disease includes biologic agents, cytotoxic chemotherapy, and liver-directed therapies...
  43. ncbi request reprint Surgical treatment of hyperparathyroidism in patients with multiple endocrine neoplasia type 1
    Laura A Lambert
    Department of Surgical Oncology, The University of Texas, M D Anderson Cancer Center, Houston, 77230 1402, USA
    Arch Surg 140:374-82. 2005
    ..Three-gland parathyroidectomy with trans-cervical thymectomy and cryopreservation is the preferred initial surgical approach for hyperparathyroidism (HPT) in patients with multiple endocrine neoplasia type 1...
  44. ncbi request reprint Surgical management of thyroid carcinoma
    Maria A Kouvaraki
    Department of Surgical Oncology, The University of Texas M D Anderson Cancer Center, Houston, Texas 77230 1402, USA
    J Natl Compr Canc Netw 3:458-66. 2005
    ..Postoperatively, calcitonin (CT) levels can be used to guide clinical management, but basal CT levels should not be used to direct the timing of prophylactic thyroidectomy in affected high-risk patients with familial MTC...
  45. ncbi request reprint Preliminary report: functional MRI of the brain may be the ideal tool for evaluating neuropsychologic and sleep complaints of patients with primary hyperparathyroidism
    Nancy D Perrier
    Department of Surgical Oncology, University of Texas M D Anderson Cancer Center, 1515 Holcombe Blvd, Houston, TX 77030 4009, USA
    World J Surg 30:686-96. 2006
    ..There is no agreement on the mechanism of the development or resolution of such symptoms, and in no previous study has cerebral activity been functionally assessed and change documented following surgical cure of patients with PHPT...
  46. ncbi request reprint Indications for operative intervention in patients with asymptomatic primary hyperparathyroidism: practice patterns of endocrine surgery
    Maria A Kouvaraki
    Department of Surgical Oncology, The University of Texas M D Anderson Cancer Center, Houston, TX 77030 1402, USA
    Surgery 139:527-34. 2006
    ..The purpose of this survey was to determine the impact of these guidelines on practice patterns of endocrine surgeons...
  47. ncbi request reprint Management of pancreatic endocrine tumors in multiple endocrine neoplasia type 1
    Maria A Kouvaraki
    Department of Surgical Oncology, The University of Texas M D Anderson Cancer Center, Unit 444, 1400 Holcombe Boulevard, Houston, Texas 77030 1402, USA
    World J Surg 30:643-53. 2006
    ..To help resolve this controversy, we retrospectively analyzed the clinical characteristics, surgical treatment, and clinical outcome of patients with MEN1-related PETs...
  48. ncbi request reprint On "Posterior retroperitoneoscopic adrenalectomy--results of 560 procedures in 520 patients"
    Douglas B Evans
    University of Texas, M D Anderson Cancer Center, Houston, TX 77030, USA
    Surgery 140:951-2. 2006
  49. ncbi request reprint Intraoperative evaluation of sentinel lymph nodes for metastatic breast carcinoma by imprint cytology
    Andrew J Creager
    Department of Pathology, Duke University Medical Center, Durham, NC 27710, USA
    Mod Pathol 15:1140-7. 2002
    ..The purpose of this study is to evaluate experience with imprint cytology for intraoperative evaluation of sentinel lymph nodes in patients with breast cancer...