Abha Gupta

Summary

Affiliation: The Hospital for Sick Children
Country: Canada

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Occurrence of t(8;22)(q24.1;q11.2) involving the MYC locus in a case of pediatric acute lymphoblastic leukemia with a precursor B cell immunophenotype
    Abha A Gupta
    Division of Hematology Oncology, The Hospital for Sick Children, Toronto, Canada
    J Pediatr Hematol Oncol 26:532-4. 2004
  2. doi request reprint Anti-Müllerian Hormone in Female Adolescent Cancer Patients Before, During, and After Completion of Therapy: A Pilot Feasibility Study
    Abha A Gupta
    Division of Hematology Oncology, Department of Pediatrics, Hospital for Sick Children, University of Toronto, Toronto, Ontario, Canada Electronic address
    J Pediatr Adolesc Gynecol . 2016
  3. doi request reprint Testicular Biopsy for Fertility Preservation in Prepubertal Boys with Cancer: Identifying Preferences for Procedure and Reactions to Disclosure Practices
    Abha A Gupta
    Division of Hematology Oncology, Department of Pediatrics, Hospital for Sick Children, University of Toronto, Toronto, Ontario, Canada Electronic address
    J Urol 196:219-24. 2016
  4. doi request reprint Increasing the number of clinical trials available to adolescents diagnosed with cancer
    Abha A Gupta
    Division of Haematology Oncology, The Hospital for Sick Children, University of Toronto, Toronto, Ontario, Canada and
    Pediatrics 133:S114-8. 2014
  5. pmc Clinical features, treatment, and outcome in 102 adult and pediatric patients with localized high-grade synovial sarcoma
    H Al-Hussaini
    Division of Medical Oncology, Princess Margaret Hospital, University of Toronto, Toronto, ON, Canada M5G 2M9
    Sarcoma 2011:231789. 2011
  6. pmc Topotecan and cyclophosphamide in adults with relapsed sarcoma
    P Blanchette
    Department of Internal Medicine, University of Toronto, Toronto, Canada
    Sarcoma 2012:749067. 2012
  7. doi request reprint Assessing information and service needs of young adults with cancer at a single institution: the importance of information on cancer diagnosis, fertility preservation, diet, and exercise
    Abha A Gupta
    Division of Medical Oncology, Princess Margaret Cancer Center, Toronto, ON, Canada
    Support Care Cancer 21:2477-84. 2013
  8. pmc Patterns of chemotherapy-induced toxicities in younger children and adolescents with rhabdomyosarcoma: a report from the Children's Oncology Group Soft Tissue Sarcoma Committee
    Abha A Gupta
    Department of Hematology Oncology, Hospital for Sick Children, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
    Cancer 118:1130-7. 2012
  9. doi request reprint Critical review of controversial issues in the management of advanced pediatric liver tumors
    Abha A Gupta
    Division of Hematology Oncology, Hospital for Sick Children, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
    Pediatr Blood Cancer 56:1013-8. 2011
  10. doi request reprint The role of the initial bone marrow aspirate in the diagnosis of hemophagocytic lymphohistiocytosis
    Abha Gupta
    Division of Hematology Oncology, Hospital for Sick Children, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
    Pediatr Blood Cancer 51:402-4. 2008

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Publications27

  1. ncbi request reprint Occurrence of t(8;22)(q24.1;q11.2) involving the MYC locus in a case of pediatric acute lymphoblastic leukemia with a precursor B cell immunophenotype
    Abha A Gupta
    Division of Hematology Oncology, The Hospital for Sick Children, Toronto, Canada
    J Pediatr Hematol Oncol 26:532-4. 2004
    ..The cytogenetic features in this patient were characteristic of mature B/Burkitt leukemia and led to modulation of therapy. This case highlights the need for timely cytogenetic and molecular studies in the diagnosis of acute leukemia...
  2. doi request reprint Anti-Müllerian Hormone in Female Adolescent Cancer Patients Before, During, and After Completion of Therapy: A Pilot Feasibility Study
    Abha A Gupta
    Division of Hematology Oncology, Department of Pediatrics, Hospital for Sick Children, University of Toronto, Toronto, Ontario, Canada Electronic address
    J Pediatr Adolesc Gynecol . 2016
    ..All patients had baseline pelvic ultrasound examinations. Presence of menses and hot flashes were recorded at each time point...
  3. doi request reprint Testicular Biopsy for Fertility Preservation in Prepubertal Boys with Cancer: Identifying Preferences for Procedure and Reactions to Disclosure Practices
    Abha A Gupta
    Division of Hematology Oncology, Department of Pediatrics, Hospital for Sick Children, University of Toronto, Toronto, Ontario, Canada Electronic address
    J Urol 196:219-24. 2016
    ..We measured and compared parent, male cancer survivor and provider willingness to accept the risk of testicular biopsy among prepubertal boys with cancer, and identified reactions to disclosure practices...
  4. doi request reprint Increasing the number of clinical trials available to adolescents diagnosed with cancer
    Abha A Gupta
    Division of Haematology Oncology, The Hospital for Sick Children, University of Toronto, Toronto, Ontario, Canada and
    Pediatrics 133:S114-8. 2014
    ....
  5. pmc Clinical features, treatment, and outcome in 102 adult and pediatric patients with localized high-grade synovial sarcoma
    H Al-Hussaini
    Division of Medical Oncology, Princess Margaret Hospital, University of Toronto, Toronto, ON, Canada M5G 2M9
    Sarcoma 2011:231789. 2011
    ..Conclusions. Patients with localized SS have a good chance of cure with surgery and RT. Evidence for a well-defined role of chemotherapy to improve survival In localized SS remains elusive...
  6. pmc Topotecan and cyclophosphamide in adults with relapsed sarcoma
    P Blanchette
    Department of Internal Medicine, University of Toronto, Toronto, Canada
    Sarcoma 2012:749067. 2012
    ..7 months, all but 1 patient had died of disease. Conclusion: TC combination is tolerable but has only modest activity in adults with recurrent sarcoma. Other regimens deserve exploration for this high-risk group of patients...
  7. doi request reprint Assessing information and service needs of young adults with cancer at a single institution: the importance of information on cancer diagnosis, fertility preservation, diet, and exercise
    Abha A Gupta
    Division of Medical Oncology, Princess Margaret Cancer Center, Toronto, ON, Canada
    Support Care Cancer 21:2477-84. 2013
    ..Young adults (YA) with cancer have unique psychosocial and medical needs. The objective of this study was to identify information and service needs important to YA cancer patients...
  8. pmc Patterns of chemotherapy-induced toxicities in younger children and adolescents with rhabdomyosarcoma: a report from the Children's Oncology Group Soft Tissue Sarcoma Committee
    Abha A Gupta
    Department of Hematology Oncology, Hospital for Sick Children, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
    Cancer 118:1130-7. 2012
    ..Patients aged >10 years with rhabdomyosarcoma have an inferior outcome compared with patients ages 1 to 9 years, which may be explained by toxicities (adverse events [AEs]) that result in chemotherapy dose reductions...
  9. doi request reprint Critical review of controversial issues in the management of advanced pediatric liver tumors
    Abha A Gupta
    Division of Hematology Oncology, Hospital for Sick Children, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
    Pediatr Blood Cancer 56:1013-8. 2011
    ..Pediatr Blood Cancer 2011;56:1013-1018. © 2010 Wiley-Liss, Inc...
  10. doi request reprint The role of the initial bone marrow aspirate in the diagnosis of hemophagocytic lymphohistiocytosis
    Abha Gupta
    Division of Hematology Oncology, Hospital for Sick Children, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
    Pediatr Blood Cancer 51:402-4. 2008
    ..The purpose of this study was to quantify the number of HPC in the initial BMA in patients diagnosed with HLH at our institution...
  11. ncbi request reprint New drugs for the treatment of metastatic or refractory soft tissue sarcomas in children
    Abha A Gupta
    Hospital for Sick Children, Division of Hematology Oncology, Toronto, Canada
    Future Oncol 2:675-85. 2006
    ..The progress to date and the tools used in the treatment of advanced pediatric sarcomas will be summarized in this review...
  12. ncbi request reprint The role of hemophagocytosis in bone marrow aspirates in the diagnosis of hemophagocytic lymphohistiocytosis
    Abha Gupta
    Division of Hematology Oncology, Hospital for Sick Children, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
    Pediatr Blood Cancer 50:192-4. 2008
  13. doi request reprint Clinical outcome of children and adults with localized Ewing sarcoma: impact of chemotherapy dose and timing of local therapy
    Abha A Gupta
    Department of Hematology Oncology, Hospital for Sick Children, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
    Cancer 116:3189-94. 2010
    ..This study investigated whether differences in therapeutic strategy undertaken in pediatric and adult specialty sarcoma centers correlated with clinical outcome...
  14. doi request reprint Experience with hemophagocytic lymphohistiocytosis/macrophage activation syndrome at a single institution
    Abha A Gupta
    Division of Hematology Oncology, Hospital for Sick Children, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
    J Pediatr Hematol Oncol 31:81-4. 2009
    ..However, patients are often started on corticosteroid alone with or without the addition of intravenous gamma-globulin. The role of the various therapies in HLH/MAS remains undefined...
  15. ncbi request reprint Pediatric undifferentiated sarcoma of the soft tissues: a clinicopathologic study
    Gino R Somers
    Division of Pathology, Hospital for Sick Children, 555 University Avenue, Toronto, ON M5G 1X8, Canada
    Pediatr Dev Pathol 9:132-42. 2006
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  16. doi request reprint An approach to fertility preservation in prepubertal and postpubertal females: a critical review of current literature
    Samantha Knight
    Division of Hematology Oncology The Hospital for Sick Children, University of Toronto, Toronto, Canada
    Pediatr Blood Cancer 62:935-9. 2015
    ..Herein, we discuss the current barriers to and the impact of these guidelines for pediatric oncologists caring for young female patients, and provide some suggestions on how to approach this complicated topic...
  17. doi request reprint A cross Canada survey of sperm banking practices in pediatric oncology centers
    Amy Lee Chong
    The Hospital for Sick Children, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
    Pediatr Blood Cancer 55:1356-61. 2010
    ..Sperm banking is an established fertility preservation option in pubertal males. We sought to describe current practices in Canadian pediatric oncology programs, and to identify perceived barriers to sperm banking for male adolescents...
  18. doi request reprint Soft tissue sarcoma presenting with metastatic disease: outcome with primary surgical resection
    Peter C Ferguson
    University Musculoskeletal Oncology Unit, Division of Orthopedic Surgery, Mount Sinai Hospital, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
    Cancer 117:372-9. 2011
    ....
  19. doi request reprint Retroperitoneal Sarcoma: Fact, Opinion, and Controversy
    Rebecca A Gladdy
    Department of Surgery, Mount Sinai Hospital, University of Toronto, 600 University Avenue, Suite 1225, Toronto, Ontario M5G 1X5, Canada Department of Surgical Oncology, Princess Margaret Cancer Centre, 610 University Avenue, 3rd Floor, Toronto, Ontario M5G 2M9, Canada Electronic address
    Surg Oncol Clin N Am 25:697-711. 2016
    ..Multicenter clinical trials are needed to limit opinion and controversy in this complex and challenging disease. ..
  20. doi request reprint Cardioprotection and Second Malignant Neoplasms Associated With Dexrazoxane in Children Receiving Anthracycline Chemotherapy: A Systematic Review and Meta-Analysis
    Furqan Shaikh
    Division of Haematology Oncology FS, LLD, SA, AG, PCN and Division of Cardiology LM, Hospital for Sick Children, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
    J Natl Cancer Inst 108:. 2016
    ..This study aimed to systematically review the evidence regarding dexrazoxane in children...
  21. doi request reprint Usability testing of an online self-management program for adolescents with cancer
    Jennifer Stinson
    The Hospital for Sick Children, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
    J Pediatr Oncol Nurs 32:70-82. 2015
    ..Usability testing uncovered some issues that affected the usability of the website that led to refinements in the online program. ..
  22. pmc Fertility-sparing surgery for the management of young women with embryonal rhabdomyosarcoma of the cervix: A case series
    Geneviève Bouchard-Fortier
    Division of Gynecologic Oncology, Princess Margaret Cancer Centre, University Health Network, University of Toronto, Toronto, Canada
    Gynecol Oncol Rep 18:4-7. 2016
    ..To report three cases of embryonal rhabdomyosarcoma (ERMS) of the cervix in young women successfully treated with fertility-sparing surgery and chemotherapy...
  23. doi request reprint Practices and Resources Devoted to the Care of Adolescents and Young Adults with Cancer in Canada: A Survey of Pediatric and Adult Cancer Treatment Centers
    Raveena Ramphal
    1 Division of Hematology Oncology, Children s Hospital of Eastern Ontario, Ottawa, Ontario, Canada
    J Adolesc Young Adult Oncol 1:140-4. 2011
    ..Our objective was to document the current environment, resources, and services available to and challenges in the care of these patients in Canada...
  24. doi request reprint A Qualitative Study of the Impact of Cancer on Romantic Relationships, Sexual Relationships, and Fertility: Perspectives of Canadian Adolescents and Parents During and After Treatment
    Jennifer N Stinson
    1 Department of Child Health Evaluative Sciences, Hospital for Sick Children, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
    J Adolesc Young Adult Oncol 4:84-90. 2015
    ....
  25. ncbi request reprint Analysis of needle versus open biopsy for the diagnosis of advanced stage pediatric neuroblastoma
    Abha Gupta
    Division of Hematology Oncology, The Hospital for Sick Children, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
    Pediatr Blood Cancer 47:875-9. 2006
    ..We compared the quality and adequacy of biopsy tissue and complication rates in children with NB who underwent open (OBX) and image-guided needle biopsy (NBX) at our center...
  26. doi request reprint Primary tracheal Ewing's sarcoma
    Maryam Elmi
    Division of Thoracic Surgery, Toronto General Hospital and Princess Margaret Hospital, University Health Network, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
    Ann Thorac Surg 90:1349-52. 2010
    ..The patient then underwent neoadjuvant chemotherapy followed by tracheal resection. Our case highlights the management of a tracheal mass and the multidisciplinary approach required for definitive treatment...
  27. doi request reprint Small intestinal B-cell lymphoma in a patient with lymphangiectasia secondary to abdominal lymphangioma
    Rupinder Chera
    Division of Hematology Oncology, Hospital for Sick Children, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
    J Clin Oncol 26:675-8. 2008