Pedram Argani

Summary

Country: Brazil

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Renal carcinomas with the t(6;11)(p21;q12): clinicopathologic features and demonstration of the specific alpha-TFEB gene fusion by immunohistochemistry, RT-PCR, and DNA PCR
    Pedram Argani
    Department of Pathology, Johns Hopkins Medical Institutions, Baltimore, MD, USA
    Am J Surg Pathol 29:230-40. 2005
  2. ncbi request reprint The evolving story of renal translocation carcinomas
    Pedram Argani
    Am J Clin Pathol 126:332-4. 2006
  3. ncbi request reprint Xp11 translocation carcinoma of the kidney presenting with multilocular cystic renal cell carcinoma-like features
    Sueli Suzigan
    Laborclin Lab, School of Medicine, Sao Jose do Rio Preto, SP, Brazil
    Int J Surg Pathol 15:199-203. 2007
  4. ncbi request reprint PRCC-TFE3 renal cell carcinoma in a boy with a history of contralateral mesoblastic nephroma
    Ali Mirza Onder
    Department of Pediatrics, Division of Pediatric Nephrology, Miller School of Medicine, University of Miami, Miami, FL, USA
    Pediatr Nephrol 21:1471-5. 2006
  5. ncbi request reprint Translocation carcinomas of the kidney
    Pedram Argani
    Department of Surgical Pathology, The Johns Hopkins Hospital, Baltimore, MD 21231 2410, USA
    Clin Lab Med 25:363-78. 2005
  6. ncbi request reprint Translocation carcinomas of the kidney after chemotherapy in childhood
    Pedram Argani
    Department of Pathology, The Johns Hopkins Hospital, Baltimore, MD, USA
    J Clin Oncol 24:1529-34. 2006
  7. ncbi request reprint Xp11 translocation renal cell carcinoma: delayed but massive and lethal metastases of a chemotherapy-associated secondary malignancy
    Soroush Rais-Bahrami
    Department of Pathology, The Johns Hopkins Medical Institutions, Baltimore, Maryland 21231, USA
    Urology 70:178.e3-6. 2007
  8. ncbi request reprint Distinctive neoplasms characterised by specific chromosomal translocations comprise a significant proportion of paediatric renal cell carcinomas
    Pedram Argani
    Department of Pathology, Surgical Pathology, The Johns Hopkins Hospital, Weinberg Building Room 2242, 401 N Broadway, Baltimore, MD 21231 2410, USA
    Pathology 35:492-8. 2003
  9. ncbi request reprint Xp11 translocation renal cell carcinoma in adults: expanded clinical, pathologic, and genetic spectrum
    Pedram Argani
    Department of Pathology, The Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore, MD 21231 2140, USA
    Am J Surg Pathol 31:1149-60. 2007
  10. ncbi request reprint Recent advances in pediatric renal neoplasia
    Pedram Argani
    The Department of Pathology, The Johns Hopkins Hospital, Baltimore, MD 21231, USA
    Adv Anat Pathol 10:243-60. 2003

Collaborators

  • Ricardo Drut
  • Victor E Reuter
  • Stephen M Bonsib
  • B Delahunt
  • Satish K Tickoo
  • Daniel M Green
  • Elizabeth J Perlman
  • John N Eble
  • H Moch
  • James I Geller
  • Peter Schraml
  • Samson W Fine
  • Soroush Rais-Bahrami
  • Jonathan I Epstein
  • Robert C Shamberger
  • Elisabeth Bruder
  • Michael L Ritchey
  • Elizabeth Montgomery
  • Angelo M De Marzo
  • Ni Wayan Winarti
  • Anthony N Sireci
  • Jessica Hicks
  • Sueli Suzigan
  • Christopher L Owens
  • Ali Mirza Onder
  • Thomas E Hamilton
  • Dieter Harms
  • Theresa Y Chan
  • Ivo Leuschner
  • Angelo M DeMarzo
  • Parin Parikh
  • Naveen Subhas
  • Aisling M Fleury
  • Marc Ladanyi
  • Ian J Davis
  • Michael K Fritsch
  • Sharon L Swierczynski
  • George J Netto
  • Ketut Mulyadi
  • Ronald Rodriguez
  • Rui Nogueira Barbosa
  • Barbara Selle
  • Jakob Briner
  • Rubens Carlos Martucci
  • Michael Paulussen
  • David Ehrlich
  • Norbert Graf
  • Robert Koesters
  • Paulo Faria
  • Alex Rufle
  • Syed Z Ali
  • Clement Ho
  • Alan E Caroe
  • Joseph J Drabick
  • Eliseu Roberto Mello Denadai
  • Tufik Bauab
  • JĂșlio Martins-Filho
  • Gerald M Haase
  • Thomas J Sebo
  • Cecilia A Cotton
  • Gaston Zilleruelo
  • Uygar Teomete
  • Stuart Toledano
  • Janice Takashima
  • Maria M Rodriguez
  • Paul Grundy
  • Denis M McCarthy
  • Thomas Hamilton
  • Susan Peterson
  • Gerald Haase
  • Oliver Passera
  • John P Gearhart
  • Cristina Campassi
  • Jessica L Hicks
  • Orin W Buetens
  • Kirsten Struckmann
  • Stanley S Siegelman
  • Alan K Meeker
  • David E Fisher
  • Sara O Vargas
  • Amy E Schuster
  • Jonathan A Fletcher
  • Cyril Fisher
  • Antonio R Perez-Atayde
  • Bae Li Hsi
  • Gabriela Motyckova
  • Ralph H Hruban
  • Y Albert Yeh
  • Julia A Bridge
  • Christoph Lengauer

Detail Information

Publications36

  1. ncbi request reprint Renal carcinomas with the t(6;11)(p21;q12): clinicopathologic features and demonstration of the specific alpha-TFEB gene fusion by immunohistochemistry, RT-PCR, and DNA PCR
    Pedram Argani
    Department of Pathology, Johns Hopkins Medical Institutions, Baltimore, MD, USA
    Am J Surg Pathol 29:230-40. 2005
    ..Finally, the special molecular features of the Alpha-TFEB gene fusion allow its molecular detection by DNA PCR as a robust alternative to RT-PCR in clinical tumor samples...
  2. ncbi request reprint The evolving story of renal translocation carcinomas
    Pedram Argani
    Am J Clin Pathol 126:332-4. 2006
  3. ncbi request reprint Xp11 translocation carcinoma of the kidney presenting with multilocular cystic renal cell carcinoma-like features
    Sueli Suzigan
    Laborclin Lab, School of Medicine, Sao Jose do Rio Preto, SP, Brazil
    Int J Surg Pathol 15:199-203. 2007
    ..A similar case has not been found in the literature. The example emphasizes the high index of suspicion needed for an accurate diagnosis of renal carcinomas...
  4. ncbi request reprint PRCC-TFE3 renal cell carcinoma in a boy with a history of contralateral mesoblastic nephroma
    Ali Mirza Onder
    Department of Pediatrics, Division of Pediatric Nephrology, Miller School of Medicine, University of Miami, Miami, FL, USA
    Pediatr Nephrol 21:1471-5. 2006
    ..He has been on hemodialysis, is tumor free, and has not been receiving chemotherapy for 24 months. This is the first report of a RCC as a second malignant neoplasm in a child treated for a congenital mesoblastic nephroma...
  5. ncbi request reprint Translocation carcinomas of the kidney
    Pedram Argani
    Department of Surgical Pathology, The Johns Hopkins Hospital, Baltimore, MD 21231 2410, USA
    Clin Lab Med 25:363-78. 2005
    ..The clinical behavior of these neoplasms relative to conventional, adult-type renal carcinomas remains to be determined, and will be an important area of future investigation...
  6. ncbi request reprint Translocation carcinomas of the kidney after chemotherapy in childhood
    Pedram Argani
    Department of Pathology, The Johns Hopkins Hospital, Baltimore, MD, USA
    J Clin Oncol 24:1529-34. 2006
    ..Renal cell carcinoma (RCC) occurring as a secondary malignancy is uncommon. Translocation RCC, bearing TFE3 or TFEB gene fusions, are recently recognized entities for which risk factors have not been identified...
  7. ncbi request reprint Xp11 translocation renal cell carcinoma: delayed but massive and lethal metastases of a chemotherapy-associated secondary malignancy
    Soroush Rais-Bahrami
    Department of Pathology, The Johns Hopkins Medical Institutions, Baltimore, Maryland 21231, USA
    Urology 70:178.e3-6. 2007
    ....
  8. ncbi request reprint Distinctive neoplasms characterised by specific chromosomal translocations comprise a significant proportion of paediatric renal cell carcinomas
    Pedram Argani
    Department of Pathology, Surgical Pathology, The Johns Hopkins Hospital, Weinberg Building Room 2242, 401 N Broadway, Baltimore, MD 21231 2410, USA
    Pathology 35:492-8. 2003
  9. ncbi request reprint Xp11 translocation renal cell carcinoma in adults: expanded clinical, pathologic, and genetic spectrum
    Pedram Argani
    Department of Pathology, The Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore, MD 21231 2140, USA
    Am J Surg Pathol 31:1149-60. 2007
    ..Although they may be uncommon on a percentage basis, given the vast predominance of RCC in adults compared with children, adult Xp11 translocation RCC may well outnumber their pediatric counterparts...
  10. ncbi request reprint Recent advances in pediatric renal neoplasia
    Pedram Argani
    The Department of Pathology, The Johns Hopkins Hospital, Baltimore, MD 21231, USA
    Adv Anat Pathol 10:243-60. 2003
    ..Together, these last two translocation-associated tumors represent a significant proportion of pediatric renal cell carcinomas. This review highlights each of these recent advances...
  11. doi request reprint Translocation renal cell carcinoma: lack of negative impact due to lymph node spread
    James I Geller
    Department of Hematology Oncology, Cincinnati Children s Hospital Medical Center, University of Cincinnati, Cincinnati, Ohio 45229 3039, USA
    Cancer 112:1607-16. 2008
    ..Pediatric renal cell carcinoma (RCC) is clinically distinct from adult RCC. Characterization of the unique biological and clinical features of pediatric RCC are required...
  12. doi request reprint Pediatric renal cell carcinoma associated with Xp11.2 translocation/TFE3 gene fusion
    Ni Wayan Winarti
    Department of Pathology, Medical Faculty of Udayana University, Denpasar, Bali, Indonesia
    Int J Surg Pathol 16:66-72. 2008
    ..Immunohistochemically, the cells showed strong nuclear immunoreactivity for TFE3. We concluded that this case was an RCC associated with Xp11.2 translocation/TFE3 fusion, Fuhrman grade 3, stage IV...
  13. doi request reprint Fat-predominant mixed epithelial stromal tumor (MEST): report of a unique case mimicking angiomyolipoma
    Anthony N Sireci
    Department of Pathology, The Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, Baltimore, MD 21231, USA
    Int J Surg Pathol 16:73-7. 2008
    ..Melanocytic markers HMB45 and Melan A, typically positive in angiomyolipoma, were nonreactive. This case expands the morphologic spectrum of MEST to include mimics of angiomyolipoma...
  14. ncbi request reprint Unusual renal pathology associated with a Wilms tumor in a 15-month-old infant
    Soroush Rais-Bahrami
    Johns Hopkins Medical Institutions, Baltimore, Maryland 21231 2410, USA
    Int J Surg Pathol 14:218-20. 2006
    ..Proper screening of these children can allow for early detection of cancers and treatment while these cancers are curable...
  15. ncbi request reprint Anaplastic nephrogenic rest
    Pedram Argani
    Am J Surg Pathol 30:1339-41. 2006
  16. ncbi request reprint Bilateral Wilms' tumor with anaplasia: lessons from the National Wilms' Tumor Study
    Thomas E Hamilton
    Division of Pediatric Surgery, Maine Medical Center, Portland, ME 04102, USA
    J Pediatr Surg 41:1641-4. 2006
    ..We hypothesized that delay in diagnosis of anaplasia could affect time to appropriate surgery and intensive multimodality therapy...
  17. ncbi request reprint Wnt signaling pathway analysis in renal cell carcinoma in young patients
    Elisabeth Bruder
    Institute of Pathology, University Hospital Basel, Schoenbeinstrasse 40, Basel, Switzerland
    Mod Pathol 20:1217-29. 2007
    ..2 translocation carcinomas. WT1 mutation in the nephroblastoma component of a mixed-type renal cell carcinoma provides direct evidence for clonal independence of nephroblastoma and carcinoma components in this exceptional tumor...
  18. ncbi request reprint Expanding the histologic spectrum of mucinous tubular and spindle cell carcinoma of the kidney
    Samson W Fine
    Department of Pathology, Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center, New York, NY, USA
    Am J Surg Pathol 30:1554-60. 2006
    ..Pathologists must be aware of the spectrum of histologic findings within MTSCs to ensure their accurate diagnosis...
  19. ncbi request reprint Mucinous tubular and spindle cell carcinoma of the kidney: cytopathologic findings
    Christopher L Owens
    Department of Pathology, The Johns Hopkins Hospital, Baltimore, Maryland 21287, USA
    Diagn Cytopathol 35:593-6. 2007
    ..Subsequent nephrectomy was performed and the surgical pathology specimen showed a mucinous tubular and spindle cell carcinoma of the kidney. The patient has done well post-operatively with 10 months of benign follow-up...
  20. ncbi request reprint Malignant solitary fibrous tumor of the kidney: report of a case and comprehensive review of the literature
    Samson W Fine
    Department of Pathology, The Johns Hopkins Hospital, Baltimore, MD 21231 2410, USA
    Arch Pathol Lab Med 130:857-61. 2006
    ..To our knowledge, this is the first reported case of malignant renal SFT, likely representing transformation from a histologically documented benign SFT component...
  21. ncbi request reprint Angiomyolipoma with epithelial cysts (AMLEC): a distinct cystic variant of angiomyolipoma
    Samson W Fine
    Department of Pathology, Johns Hopkins Hospital, Baltimore, MD 21231, USA
    Am J Surg Pathol 30:593-9. 2006
    ....
  22. ncbi request reprint PRCC-TFE3 renal carcinomas: morphologic, immunohistochemical, ultrastructural, and molecular analysis of an entity associated with the t(X;1)(p11.2;q21)
    Pedram Argani
    Department of Pathology, Surgical Pathology, Johns Hopkins Hospital, Weinberg Building, Room 2242, 401 N Broadway, Baltimore, MD 21231 2410, USA
    Am J Surg Pathol 26:1553-66. 2002
    ..Aside from their distinctive clinicopathologic features described here, there is experimental evidence suggesting that these tumors may show differential sensitivity to certain chemotherapeutic agents...
  23. pmc Cloning of an Alpha-TFEB fusion in renal tumors harboring the t(6;11)(p21;q13) chromosome translocation
    Ian J Davis
    Department of Pediatric Oncology, Dana Farber Cancer Institute, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A 100:6051-6. 2003
    ..Alpha-TFEB is thus identified as a fusion gene in a subset of pediatric renal neoplasms...
  24. ncbi request reprint Aberrant nuclear immunoreactivity for TFE3 in neoplasms with TFE3 gene fusions: a sensitive and specific immunohistochemical assay
    Pedram Argani
    Department of Pathology, John Hopkins Medical Institutions, Baltimore, MD, USA
    Am J Surg Pathol 27:750-61. 2003
    ..Carcinomas associated with TFE3 gene fusions may account for a significant proportion of pediatric renal carcinomas, and this immunohistochemistry assay may help to clarify their true prevalence...
  25. ncbi request reprint Analysis of anaphase figures in routine histologic sections distinguishes chromosomally unstable from chromosomally stable malignancies
    Elizabeth Montgomery
    Department of Pathology, Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore, Maryland 21231, USA
    Cancer Biol Ther 2:248-52. 2003
    ....
  26. ncbi request reprint A novel CLTC-TFE3 gene fusion in pediatric renal adenocarcinoma with t(X;17)(p11.2;q23)
    Pedram Argani
    The Johns Hopkins Hospital, Baltimore, MD 21287, USA
    Oncogene 22:5374-8. 2003
    ..Further analysis of the shared features of CLTC and other TFE3 fusion partners may shed light on the essential biology of TFE3 fusion proteins...
  27. ncbi request reprint Nephrogenic rests mimicking Wilms' tumor on CT
    Naveen Subhas
    Russell H Morgan Department of Radiology, The Johns Hopkins Hospital and School of Medicine, 600 N Wolfe St, Baltimore, MD 21287, USA
    Pediatr Radiol 34:152-5. 2004
    ..One of the NR grew on serial imaging studies mimicking a WT, but after resection was confirmed to be a benign hyperplastic NR on pathologic examination...
  28. ncbi request reprint Pathologic quiz case: a 77-year-old woman with bilateral breast masses. Amyloidosis involving the breast
    Aisling M Fleury
    School of Medicine, University College, Cork, Ireland
    Arch Pathol Lab Med 128:e67-9. 2004
  29. pmc Telomere lengths of translocation-associated and nontranslocation-associated sarcomas differ dramatically
    Elizabeth Montgomery
    Department of Pathology, Johns Hopkins Medical Institutions, Baltimore, Maryland 21231 1000, USA
    Am J Pathol 164:1523-9. 2004
    ....
  30. ncbi request reprint Morphologic and molecular characterization of renal cell carcinoma in children and young adults
    Elisabeth Bruder
    Institute of Pathology, University of Basel, Switzerland
    Am J Surg Pathol 28:1117-32. 2004
    ..The far lower frequency of clear cell carcinomas and VHL alterations compared with adults suggests that renal cell carcinomas in young patients have a unique genetic background...
  31. ncbi request reprint Metanephric neoplasms: the hyperdifferentiated, benign end of the Wilms tumor spectrum?
    Pedram Argani
    Department of Pathology, The Johns Hopkins Hospital, Baltimore, MD 21231 2410, USA
    Clin Lab Med 25:379-92. 2005
    ..Although this concept implies that the more active lesions (Wilms tumor) mature with time into inactive ones (usual MAFs or MA), the converse (that an active Wilms tumor can arise within an inactive usual MAF or MA) remains possible...
  32. ncbi request reprint Incidental stromal-predominant mixed epithelial-stromal tumors of the kidney: a mimic of intraparenchymal renal leiomyoma
    Parin Parikh
    Division of Surgical Pathology, Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore, MD, USA
    Arch Pathol Lab Med 129:910-4. 2005
    ..The recognized morphologic spectrum of this recently described entity is evolving...
  33. ncbi request reprint Fate of bilateral renal lesions missed on preoperative imaging: a report from the National Wilms Tumor Study Group
    Michael L Ritchey
    Division of Urology, University of Texas Houston Medical School, Houston, Texas, USA
    J Urol 174:1519-21; discussion 1521. 2005
    ..In this review of the National Wilms Tumor Study (NWTS) 4 cases of bilateral Wilms tumors (BWT) we evaluate incidence and outcome of missed bilateral lesions...
  34. ncbi request reprint Bilateral Wilms' tumors with progressive or nonresponsive disease
    Robert C Shamberger
    Department of Surgery, Children s Hospital Boston and Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    J Pediatr Surg 41:652-7; discussion 652-7. 2006
    ..To provide guidelines for future cooperative group trials, we reviewed the outcomes of children with bilateral Wilms' tumors (BWTs) treated on National Wilms Tumor Study-4 (NWTS-4) who had progressive or nonresponsive disease (PNRD)...
  35. ncbi request reprint Performance characteristics of a reverse transcriptase-polymerase chain reaction assay for the detection of tumor-specific fusion transcripts from archival tissue
    Michael K Fritsch
    Department of Pathology, The Johns Hopkins Medical Institutions, 401 N Broadway, Baltimore, MD 22131 2410, USA
    Pediatr Dev Pathol 6:43-53. 2003
    ..Additional studies such as FISH may be useful in clarifying the nature of equivocal or unexpected results...
  36. doi request reprint Papillary renal cell carcinoma with low-grade spindle cell foci: a mimic of mucinous tubular and spindle cell carcinoma
    Pedram Argani
    Department of Pathology, The Johns Hopkins Medical Institutions, Baltimore, MD 21231 2410, USA
    Am J Surg Pathol 32:1353-9. 2008
    ..Fluorescence in situ hybridization analysis effectively separates these morphologically very similar yet genetically distinctive entities...