Dana Ashley Hill

Summary

Affiliation: Washington University School of Medicine
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Real-time polymerase chain reaction as an aid for the detection of SYT-SSX1 and SYT-SSX2 transcripts in fresh and archival pediatric synovial sarcoma specimens: report of 25 cases from St. Jude Children's Research Hospital
    D Ashley Hill
    Department of Pathology, St Jude Children s Research Hospital, 332 N Lauderdale Street, Memphis, TN 38105, USA
    Pediatr Dev Pathol 6:24-34. 2003
  2. doi request reprint Type I pleuropulmonary blastoma: pathology and biology study of 51 cases from the international pleuropulmonary blastoma registry
    Dana Ashley Hill
    Lauren V Ackerman Laboratory of Surgical Pathology, Barnes Jewish and St Louis Children s Hospitals, Washington University Medical Center, St Louis, MO 63110, USA
    Am J Surg Pathol 32:282-95. 2008
  3. ncbi request reprint Colorectal carcinoma in childhood and adolescence: a clinicopathologic review
    D Ashley Hill
    Department of Pathology, St Jude Children s Research Hospital, Memphis, TN, USA
    J Clin Oncol 25:5808-14. 2007
  4. ncbi request reprint Desmoplastic nested spindle cell tumor of liver: report of four cases of a proposed new entity
    D Ashley Hill
    Lauren V Ackerman Laboratory of Surgical Pathology, Barnes Jewish and St Louis Children s Hospitals, St Louis, MO 63110, USA
    Am J Surg Pathol 29:1-9. 2005
  5. ncbi request reprint USCAP Specialty Conference: case 1-type I pleuropulmonary blastoma
    D Ashley Hill
    Department of Pathology, Washington University Medical Center, 660 South Euclid Avenue, St Louis, MO 63110, USA
    Pediatr Dev Pathol 8:77-84. 2005
  6. ncbi request reprint CMV infection of the renal allograft is much more common than the pathology indicates: a retrospective analysis of qualitative and quantitative buffy coat CMV-PCR, renal biopsy pathology and tissue CMV-PCR
    Helen Liapis
    Department of Pathology and Immunology, School of Medicine, Washington University, 660 South Euclid Avenue, Campus Box 8118, St Louis, MO 63110 1093, USA
    Nephrol Dial Transplant 18:397-402. 2003
  7. ncbi request reprint Practical application of molecular genetic testing as an aid to the surgical pathologic diagnosis of sarcomas: a prospective study
    D Ashley Hill
    Lauren V Ackerman Laboratory of Surgical Pathology, Barnes Jewish Hospital, Washington University Medical Center, St Louis, MO, USA
    Am J Surg Pathol 26:965-77. 2002
  8. doi request reprint Adrenal cortical neoplasms in children: why so many carcinomas and yet so many survivors?
    Louis P Dehner
    Lauren V Ackerman Laboratory of Surgical Pathology, Barnes Jewish and St Louis Children s Hospitals, Washington University Medical Center, St Louis, MO 63110, USA
    Pediatr Dev Pathol 12:284-91. 2009
  9. ncbi request reprint The impact of early resection of primary neuroblastoma on the survival of children older than 1 year of age with stage 4 disease: the St. Jude Children's Research Hospital Experience
    Lisa M McGregor
    Department of Hematology Oncology, St Jude Children s Research Hospital, Memphis, TN 38105, USA
    Cancer 104:2837-46. 2005
  10. ncbi request reprint Cerebral metastasis and other central nervous system complications of pleuropulmonary blastoma
    John R Priest
    International Pleuropulmonary Blastoma Registry, Children s Hospitals and Clinics of Minnesota, St Paul, Minnesota 55102, and Washington University Medical Center, Division of Anatomic Pathology, St Louis, MO, USA
    Pediatr Blood Cancer 49:266-73. 2007

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  1. ncbi request reprint Real-time polymerase chain reaction as an aid for the detection of SYT-SSX1 and SYT-SSX2 transcripts in fresh and archival pediatric synovial sarcoma specimens: report of 25 cases from St. Jude Children's Research Hospital
    D Ashley Hill
    Department of Pathology, St Jude Children s Research Hospital, 332 N Lauderdale Street, Memphis, TN 38105, USA
    Pediatr Dev Pathol 6:24-34. 2003
    ..In addition, distinguishing SYT-SSX1 from SYT-SSX2 fusions with these methods allow for prospective collection of information that may clarify issues of prognostic relevance...
  2. doi request reprint Type I pleuropulmonary blastoma: pathology and biology study of 51 cases from the international pleuropulmonary blastoma registry
    Dana Ashley Hill
    Lauren V Ackerman Laboratory of Surgical Pathology, Barnes Jewish and St Louis Children s Hospitals, Washington University Medical Center, St Louis, MO 63110, USA
    Am J Surg Pathol 32:282-95. 2008
    ..In the meantime, recognition of this lesion as a neoplasm with malignant potential rather than a developmental cystic malformation is vital so the child can receive complete excision and appropriate follow-up care...
  3. ncbi request reprint Colorectal carcinoma in childhood and adolescence: a clinicopathologic review
    D Ashley Hill
    Department of Pathology, St Jude Children s Research Hospital, Memphis, TN, USA
    J Clin Oncol 25:5808-14. 2007
    ..Pediatric colorectal carcinoma (CRC) is rare, but the available data suggest that it is more likely than adult CRC to be advanced at presentation and to have a poor outcome. We sought to better characterize pediatric CRC...
  4. ncbi request reprint Desmoplastic nested spindle cell tumor of liver: report of four cases of a proposed new entity
    D Ashley Hill
    Lauren V Ackerman Laboratory of Surgical Pathology, Barnes Jewish and St Louis Children s Hospitals, St Louis, MO 63110, USA
    Am J Surg Pathol 29:1-9. 2005
    ..5 years, 7 years, 5 years, and 8 months post-surgery. The morphologic appearance and immunohistochemical profile of these lesions are unique in our experience and represent a new category of pediatric liver tumor...
  5. ncbi request reprint USCAP Specialty Conference: case 1-type I pleuropulmonary blastoma
    D Ashley Hill
    Department of Pathology, Washington University Medical Center, 660 South Euclid Avenue, St Louis, MO 63110, USA
    Pediatr Dev Pathol 8:77-84. 2005
    ..With the establishment of the Pleuropulmonary Blastoma Registry by Jack Priest, MD, and colleagues, there has been improved understanding of this rare pediatric neoplasm...
  6. ncbi request reprint CMV infection of the renal allograft is much more common than the pathology indicates: a retrospective analysis of qualitative and quantitative buffy coat CMV-PCR, renal biopsy pathology and tissue CMV-PCR
    Helen Liapis
    Department of Pathology and Immunology, School of Medicine, Washington University, 660 South Euclid Avenue, Campus Box 8118, St Louis, MO 63110 1093, USA
    Nephrol Dial Transplant 18:397-402. 2003
    ..The relationship between quantitative blood CMV and renal allograft pathology is unknown...
  7. ncbi request reprint Practical application of molecular genetic testing as an aid to the surgical pathologic diagnosis of sarcomas: a prospective study
    D Ashley Hill
    Lauren V Ackerman Laboratory of Surgical Pathology, Barnes Jewish Hospital, Washington University Medical Center, St Louis, MO, USA
    Am J Surg Pathol 26:965-77. 2002
    ..We conclude that PCR-based testing is a useful adjunct for the diagnosis of malignant small round cell tumors, spindle cell tumors, and other miscellaneous neoplasms in routine surgical pathology practice...
  8. doi request reprint Adrenal cortical neoplasms in children: why so many carcinomas and yet so many survivors?
    Louis P Dehner
    Lauren V Ackerman Laboratory of Surgical Pathology, Barnes Jewish and St Louis Children s Hospitals, Washington University Medical Center, St Louis, MO 63110, USA
    Pediatr Dev Pathol 12:284-91. 2009
    ..A risk assessment system is proposed that incorporates tumor weight, localization of tumor to the gland without invasion into the surrounding tissues or organs, and absence of metastasis...
  9. ncbi request reprint The impact of early resection of primary neuroblastoma on the survival of children older than 1 year of age with stage 4 disease: the St. Jude Children's Research Hospital Experience
    Lisa M McGregor
    Department of Hematology Oncology, St Jude Children s Research Hospital, Memphis, TN 38105, USA
    Cancer 104:2837-46. 2005
    ..It remains unclear whether primary tumor resection benefits patients with metastatic neuroblastoma. The authors assessed the impact of extent and timing of resection on outcome in these patients...
  10. ncbi request reprint Cerebral metastasis and other central nervous system complications of pleuropulmonary blastoma
    John R Priest
    International Pleuropulmonary Blastoma Registry, Children s Hospitals and Clinics of Minnesota, St Paul, Minnesota 55102, and Washington University Medical Center, Division of Anatomic Pathology, St Louis, MO, USA
    Pediatr Blood Cancer 49:266-73. 2007
    ..This article evaluates cerebral and meningeal metastases, cerebrovascular events (CVA) caused by tumor emboli, spinal cord complications, and intracranial second malignancies in PPB...
  11. ncbi request reprint High telomerase RNA expression level is an adverse prognostic factor for favorable-histology Wilms' tumor
    Jeffrey S Dome
    Department of Hematology Oncology, St Jude Children s Research Hospital, Memphis, TN 38105, USA
    J Clin Oncol 23:9138-45. 2005
    ..The prognostic significance of telomerase expression level in primary tumor samples was assessed...
  12. ncbi request reprint A chemosensitive pediatric extraosseous osteosarcoma: case report and review of the literature
    Karen Wodowski
    Departments of Hematology Oncology, St Jude s Research Hospital, 332 N Lauderdale Street, Memphis, TN 38105 2794, USA
    J Pediatr Hematol Oncol 25:73-7. 2003
    ..Children with extraosseous osteosarcoma may have a more favorable response to treatment than adults; thus, a curative approach using combined modality therapy appears warranted...
  13. ncbi request reprint Thyroid carcinoma presenting in childhood or after treatment of childhood malignancies: An institutional experience and review of the literature
    Kenneth W Gow
    Department of Surgery, St Jude Children s Research Hospital, Memphis, TN, USA
    J Pediatr Surg 38:1574-80. 2003
    ..Information about the presentations and outcomes of patients with STM are limited. The authors sought to compare the clinical characteristics, course, and outcomes of patients with primary or secondary thyroid malignancies...
  14. ncbi request reprint Clinical features and outcome of initially unresected nonmetastatic pediatric nonrhabdomyosarcoma soft tissue sarcoma
    Sheri L Spunt
    Department of Hematology Oncology, St Jude Children s Research Hospital, University of Tennessee College of Medicine, 332 N Lauderdale Street, Memphis, TN 38105 2794, USA
    J Clin Oncol 20:3225-35. 2002
    ..To describe the clinical features, response to therapy, and outcome of pediatric patients with initially unresected nonmetastatic nonrhabdomyosarcoma soft tissue sarcoma (NRSTS)...
  15. ncbi request reprint Complex t(X;18)(p11.2;q11.2) with a pericentric inversion of the X chromosome in an adolescent boy with synovial sarcoma
    Susan Mathew
    Department of Pathology, St Jude Children s Research Hospital, 332 North Lauderdale, Memphis, TN 38105 2794, USA
    Cancer Genet Cytogenet 132:136-40. 2002
    ..Our finding of this unique and complex translocation in synovial sarcoma demonstrates the utility of molecular methods in confirming the diagnosis of synovial sarcoma...
  16. ncbi request reprint ERBB1 is amplified and overexpressed in high-grade diffusely infiltrative pediatric brain stem glioma
    Richard J Gilbertson
    Brain Tumor Program, St Jude Children s Research Hospital, Memphis, Tennessee 38105, USA
    Clin Cancer Res 9:3620-4. 2003
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  17. pmc DICER1 mutations in familial pleuropulmonary blastoma
    D Ashley Hill
    Washington University Medical Center, St Louis, MO 63110, USA
    Science 325:965. 2009
    ..We hypothesize that loss of DICER1 in the epithelium of the developing lung alters the regulation of diffusible factors that promote mesenchymal proliferation...
  18. ncbi request reprint Retroperitoneal paraganglioma
    Raymond Barfield
    Department of Hematology Oncology, St Jude Children s Research Hospital, Memphis, Tennessee 38105 2794, USA
    Med Pediatr Oncol 39:120-4. 2002
  19. ncbi request reprint Treatment of metastatic rhabdoid tumor of the kidney
    Lars Wagner
    Department of Hematology Oncology, St Jude Children s Research Hospital, Memphis, Tennessee 38105 2794, USA
    J Pediatr Hematol Oncol 24:385-8. 2002
    ..Alternating courses of ICE and VDC have activity against metastatic RTK. This combination of agents warrants prospective investigation in clinical trials...
  20. ncbi request reprint Neutropenic enterocolitis as a presenting complication of acute lymphoblastic leukemia: an unusual case marked by delayed perforation of the descending colon
    David B Wilson
    Department of Pediatrics, Washington University School of Medicine, St Louis, MO 63110, USA
    J Pediatr Surg 39:e18-20. 2004
    ..This case highlights the challenges of treating patients who have NE as an initial manifestation of acute leukemia...
  21. ncbi request reprint C-kit expression in pediatric solid tumors: a comparative immunohistochemical study
    Brandon E Smithey
    Department of Pathology, University of Tennessee Medical Center, Memphis, Tennessee, USA
    Am J Surg Pathol 26:486-92. 2002
    ..Tumors with strong, diffuse staining for c-kit in a pattern similar to gastrointestinal stromal tumor may represent suitable targets for new therapeutic agents...
  22. ncbi request reprint Medulloblastoma metastatic to the suprasellar region at diagnosis: a report of six cases with clinicopathologic correlation
    Kathleen J Helton
    St Jude Children s Research Hospital, Semmes Murphy Clinic, Memphis, TN 38105, USA
    Pediatr Neurosurg 37:111-7. 2002
    ..8%. Patients with tumors that show large cell/anaplastic features may be at higher risk for early metastatic involvement of this unusual site...
  23. ncbi request reprint Fusion of ALK to the Ran-binding protein 2 (RANBP2) gene in inflammatory myofibroblastic tumor
    Zhigui Ma
    Department of Pathology, St Jude Children s Research Hospital, Memphis, Tennessee 38105 2794, USA
    Genes Chromosomes Cancer 37:98-105. 2003
    ..These findings expand the spectrum of ALK abnormalities observed in IMT and further confirm the clonal, neoplastic nature of these lesions...
  24. ncbi request reprint Clinical and biologic significance of nuclear unrest in Wilms tumor
    D Ashley Hill
    Department of Pathology, St Jude Children s Research Hospital, Memphis, Tennessee 38105, USA
    Cancer 97:2318-26. 2003
    ..This study was undertaken to evaluate the clinical and pathogenetic significance of WT with nuclear unrest...
  25. ncbi request reprint Pathophysiology-directed therapy for acute hypoxemic respiratory failure in acute myeloid leukemia with hyperleukocytosis
    Jeffrey E Schmidt
    Division of Critical Care Medicine, St Jude Children s Research Hospital, 332 N Lauderdale, MS 323, Memphis, TN 38105, U S A
    J Pediatr Hematol Oncol 25:569-71. 2003
    ..The patient was successfully extubated. Patients with myelomonocytic leukemias are at risk for early death due to pulmonary complications. The use of adjuvant therapies directed by specific pathophysiology might decrease this risk...