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June 2018

Evaluation of the Utility of Bone Marrow Morphology and Ancillary Studies in Pediatric Patients Under Surveillance for Myelodysplastic Syndrome. Chisholm KM, Xu M, Davis B, Ogi A, Pacheco MC, Geddis AE, Tsuchiya KD, Rutledge JC. Am J Clin Pathol. 2018 Apr 25;149(6):499-513. doi: 10.1093/ajcp/aqy007. PMID: 29659673

Risks and Recommendations in Prenatally Detected De Novo Balanced Chromosomal Rearrangements from Assessment of Long-Term Outcomes. Halgren C, Nielsen NM, Nazaryan-Petersen L, Silahtaroglu A, Collins RL, Lowther C, Kjaergaard S, Frisch M, Kirchhoff M, Brøndum-Nielsen K, Lind-Thomsen A, Mang Y, El-Schich Z, Boring CA, Mehrjouy MM, Jensen PKA, Fagerberg C, Krogh LN, Hansen J, Bryndorf T, Hansen C, Talkowski ME, Bak M, Tommerup N, Bache I. Am J Hum Genet. 2018 June 7;102(6):1090-1103. doi: 10.1016/j.ajhg.2018.04.005. Epub 2018 May 24. PMID: 29805044

TRPV6 Variants Interfere with Maternal-Fetal Calcium Transport through the Placenta and Cause Transient Neonatal Hyperparathyroidism. Suzuki Y, Chitayat D, Sawada H, Deardorff MA, McLaughlin HM, Begtrup A, Millar K, Harrington J, Chong K, Roifman M, Grand K, Tominaga M, Takada F, Shuster S, Obara M, Mutoh H, Kushima R, Nishimura G. Am J Hum Genet. 2018 Jun 7;102(6):1104-1114. doi: 10.1016/j.ajhg.2018.04.006. Epub 2018 May 31. PMID: 29861107

Possible Involvement of Human Mast Cells in the Establishment of Pregnancy via Killer Cell Ig-Like Receptor 2DL4. Ueshima C, Kataoka TR, Hirata M, Sugimoto A, Iemura Y, Minamiguchi S, Nomura T, Haga H. Am J Pathol. 2018 Jun;188(6):1497-1508. doi: 10.1016/j.ajpath.2018.02.012. Epub 2018 Mar 22. PMID: 29577936

Placentas from women with pregnancy-associated venous insufficiency show villi damage with evidence of hypoxic cellular stress. García-Honduvilla N, Ortega MA, Asúnsolo Á, Álvarez-Rocha MJ, Romero B, De León-Luis J, Álvarez-Mon M, Buján J. Hum Pathol. 2018 Jul;77:45-53. doi: 10.1016/j.humpath.2018.03.022. Epub 2018 Apr 4. PMID: 29626597

Classic Hodgkin lymphoma with osseous involvement mimicking Langerhans cell histiocytosis in a child. Kuwahara K, Kudo K, Yashima-Abo A, Katayama K, Kojima K, Tone K, Ito E, Nakazawa A, Iwafuchi H, Kurose A. Hum Pathol. 2018 Jul;77:147-151. doi: 10.1016/j.humpath.2017.12.016. Epub 2018 Jan 4. PMID: 29307624

Lack of cystic fibrosis transmembrane conductance regulator disrupts fetal airway development in pigs. Meyerholz DK, Stoltz DA, Gansemer ND, Ernst SE, Cook DP, Strub MD, LeClair EN, Barker CK, Adam RJ, Leidinger MR, Gibson-Corley KN, Karp PH, Welsh MJ, McCray PB Jr. Lab Invest. 2018 Jun;98(6):825-838. doi: 10.1038/s41374-018-0026-7. Epub 2018 Feb 21. PMID: 29467455

Inflammatory and infectious manifestations of immunodeficiency in the gastrointestinal tract Nicole C. Panarelli & Rhonda K. Yantiss. Mod Pathol. 2018 Jun;31(6):844-861. doi: 10.1038/s41379-018-0015-9. Epub 2018 Feb 5. Review. PMID: 29403083

Are EWSR1-NFATc2-positive sarcomas really Ewing sarcomas? Baldauf MC, Gerke JS, Orth MF, Dallmayer M, Baumhoer D, de Alava E, Hartmann W, Kirchner T, Grünewald TGP. Mod Pathol. 2018 Jun;31(6):997-999. doi: 10.1038/s41379-018-0009-7. Epub 2018 Jun 12. PMID: 29895896

Infantile Pulmonary Teratoid Tumor de Kock L, Fahiminiya S, Fiset PO, Astigarraga I, Nguyen VH, Albrecht S, Foulkes WD. N Engl J Med. 2018 Jun 7;378(23):2238-2240. doi: 10.1056/NEJMc1803354. No abstract available. PMID: 29874541

MAGIC biomarkers predict long-term outcomes for steroid-resistant acute GVHD. Major-Monfried H, Renteria AS, Pawarode A, Reddy P, Ayuk F, Holler E, Efebera YA, Hogan WJ, Wölfl M, Qayed M, Hexner EO, Wudhikarn K, Ordemann R, Young R, Shah J, Hartwell MJ, Chaudhry MS, Aziz M, Etra A, Yanik GA, Kröger N, Weber D, Chen YB, Nakamura R, Rösler W, Kitko CL, Harris AC, Pulsipher M, Reshef R, Kowalyk S, Morales G, Torres I, Özbek U, Ferrara JLM, Levine JE. Blood. 2018 Jun 21;131(25):2846-2855. doi: 10.1182/blood-2018-01-822957. Epub 2018 Mar 15. PMID: 29545329

Fetal Anemia Causing Hydrops Fetalis From an Alpha-Globin Variant: Homozygous Hemoglobin Constant Spring. Komvilaisak P, Komvilaisak R, Jetsrisuparb A, Wiangnon S, Jirapradittha J, Kiatchoosakun P, Fucharoen G. J Pediatr Hematol Oncol. 2018 Jul;40(5):405-408. doi: 10.1097/MPH.0000000000001051. PMID: 29240037

Childhood Blastic Plasmacytoid Dendritic Cell Neoplasm Mimicking Acute Rheumatic Fever: Report of an Unusual Clinical Presentation and Review of Literature. Rajkumari BD, Munikoty V, Sreedharanunni S, Jain R, Sachdeva MUS, Varma N. J Pediatr Hematol Oncol. 2018 Jul;40(5):e327-e329. doi: 10.1097/MPH.0000000000000951. PMID: 28859047

Autoimmune Lymphoproliferative Syndrome Masquerading as Posttransplant Lymphoproliferative Disorder. Jeffreys SM, Levy RA, Crary SE.J Pediatr Hematol Oncol. 2018 Jul;40(5):e305-e308. doi: 10.1097/MPH.0000000000000981. PMID: 28991130

Cesarean Delivery and Childhood Malignancies: A Single-Center, Population-Based Cohort Study. Greenbaum S, Sheiner E, Wainstock T, Segal I, Ben-Harush M, Sergienko R, Walfisch A. J Pediatr. 2018 Jun;197:292-296.e3. doi: 10.1016/j.jpeds.2017.12.049. Epub 2018 Feb 3. PMID: 29398059

Convergence of placenta biology and genetic risk for schizophrenia. Ursini G, Punzi G, Chen Q, Marenco S, Robinson JF, Porcelli A, Hamilton EG, Mitjans M, Maddalena G, Begemann M, Seidel J, Yanamori H, Jaffe AE, Berman KF, Egan MF, Straub RE, Colantuoni C, Blasi G, Hashimoto R, Rujescu D, Ehrenreich H, Bertolino A, Weinberger DR. Nat Med. 2018 Jun;24(6):792-801. doi: 10.1038/s41591-018-0021-y. Epub 2018 May 28. PMID: 29808008

Inflammatory Myofibroblastic Tumor Associated With the Placenta: Short Tandem Repeat Genotyping Confirms Uterine Site of Origin Ladwig NR, Schoolmeester JK, Weil L, Chapman JS, Zaloudek C, Umetsu SE. Am J Surg Pathol. 2018 Jun;42(6):807-812. doi: 10.1097/PAS.0000000000001044. PMID: 29505427

General issues

The fecal metabolome as a functional readout of the gut microbiome. Zierer J, Jackson MA, Kastenmüller G, Mangino M, Long T, Telenti A, Mohney RP, Small KS, Bell JT, Steves CJ, Valdes AM, Spector TD, Menni C. Nat Genet. 2018 Jun;50(6):790-795. doi: 10.1038/s41588-018-0135-7. Epub 2018 May 28. PMID: 29808030

Understanding Liver Regeneration. Gilgenkrantz H, Collin de l'Hortet A. Am J Pathol. 2018 Jun;188(6):1316-1327. doi: 10.1016/j.ajpath.2018.03.008. Epub 2018 Apr 16. Review. PMID: 29673755

Scientists probe link between stress and cancer. Studies show biological responses that appear to affect cancer growth. Cancer. 2018 Jul 1;124(13):2671-2672. doi: 10.1002/cncr.31590. PMID: 29913050

Bowman capsulitis predicts poor kidney allograft outcome in T cell–mediated rejection. Gallan AJ, Chon WJ, Josephson MA, Cunningham PN, Henriksen KJ, Chang A. Hum Pathol. 2018 Jun;76:47-51. doi: 10.1016/j.humpath.2018.02.016. Epub 2018 Mar 6. PMID: 29501487

Lost Taussigs — The Consequences of Gender Discrimination in Medicine. Rotenstein LS, Jena AB. N Engl J Med. 2018 Jun 14;378(24):2255-2257. doi: 10.1056/NEJMp1801164. PMID: 29897850

Off and back-on again: a tumor suppressor’s tale. Acosta J, Wang W, Feldser DM. Oncogene. 2018 Jun;37(23):3058-3069. doi: 10.1038/s41388-018-0186-3. Epub 2018 Mar 15. Review. PMID: 29540833

Maternal obesity: a serious pediatric health crisis. Harmon HM, Hannon TS. Pediatr Res. 2018 Jun;83(6):1087-1089. doi: 10.1038/pr.2018.50. Epub 2018 May 2. No abstract available. PMID: 29584713

A new view of embryo development and regeneration. Richard M. Harland. Science. 2018 Jun 1;360(6392):967-968. doi: 10.1126/science.aat8413. PMID: 29853675

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