Daniel von Allmen
Affiliation: University of North Carolina
- Surgical management of Crohn's disease in childrenDaniel von Allmen
Division of Pediatric Surgery, The University of North Carolina Chapel Hill, CB 7223, 3010 Old Clinic Building, Chapel Hill, NC 27599, USA
Curr Treat Options Gastroenterol 8:405-10. 2005..Criteria for surgical intervention must be interpreted in light of the specific challenges facing the pediatric population as frequently pointed out in the oft-quoted maxim, "children are not small adults!"..
- 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 authors reviewed a 14-year experience with ovarian masses to understand the spectrum of pathology, presentation, and outcome of children with epithelial 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...