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September 2018

Overdiagnosis of Thyroid Cancer: Is This Not an Ethical Issue for Pathologists As Well As Radiologists and Clinicians?
Schnadig VJ.
Arch Pathol Lab Med. 2018 Sep;142(9):1018-1020. doi: 10.5858/arpa.2017-0510-ED.
PMID:30141995

MYOD1-mutant spindle cell and sclerosing rhabdomyosarcoma: an aggressive subtype irrespective of age. A reappraisal for molecular classification and risk stratification.
Agaram NP, LaQuaglia MP, Alaggio R, Zhang L, Fujisawa Y, Ladanyi M, Wexler LH, Antonescu CR.
Mod Pathol. 2018 Sep 4. doi: 10.1038/s41379-018-0120-9.
PMID:30181563

Statement on Best Practices in the Use of Pathology as a Diagnostic Tool for Celiac Disease: A Guide for Clinicians and Pathologists.
Robert ME, Crowe SE, Burgart L, Yantiss RK, Lebwohl B, Greenson JK, Guandalini S, Murray JA.
Am J Surg Pathol. 2018 Sep;42(9):e44-e58. doi: 10.1097/PAS.0000000000001107.
PMID:29923907

Eosinophilic oesophagitis: relevance of mast cell infiltration.
Strasser DS1, Seger S1, Bussmann C2, Pierlot GM1, Groenen PMA1, Stalder AK1, Straumann A3. 2018 Sep;73(3):454-463. doi: 10.1111/his.13653. Epub 2018 Jun 22.
Occult Placenta Accreta: Risk Factors, Adverse Obstetrical Outcomes, and Recurrence in Subsequent Pregnancies.
Mullen C1, Battarbee AN2, Ernst LM3, Peaceman AM4.
Am J Perinatol. 2018 Sep 5. doi: 10.1055/s-0038-1669440.

PHOX2B is a reliable immunomarker in distinguishing peripheral neuroblastic tumours from CNS embryonal tumours.
Alexandrescu S1, Paulson V1, Dubuc A2, Ligon A2, Lidov HG1.
2018 Sep;73(3):483-491. doi: 10.1111/his.13648. Epub 2018 Jul 4.

Epstein-Barr virus (EBV)-associated lymphoid proliferations, a 2018 update.
Rezk SA, Zhao X, Weiss LM.
Hum Pathol. 2018 Sep;79:18-41. doi: 10.1016/j.humpath.2018.05.020. Epub 2018 Jun 6.
PMID:29885408

Pediatric Collagenous Gastritis and Colitis: A Case Series and Review of the Literature.
Matta J1,2,3, Alex G1,4, Cameron DJS1,5, Chow CW4,6, Hardikar W1,4,5, Heine RG1,4,5.
J Pediatr Gastroenterol Nutr. 2018 Sep;67(3):328-334. doi: 10.1097/MPG.0000000000001975.

GENERAL REVIEWS

Langerhans-Cell Histiocytosis.
Allen CE, Merad M, McClain KL.
N Engl J Med. 2018 Aug 30;379(9):856-868. doi: 10.1056/NEJMra1607548. Review.
PMID:30157397

Antibody-Mediated Rejection of Solid-Organ Allografts.
Loupy A, Lefaucheur C.
N Engl J Med. 2018 Sep 20;379(12):1150-1160. doi: 10.1056/NEJMra1802677. No abstract available.
PMID:30231232

Advances in bronchiectasis: endotyping, genetics, microbiome, and disease heterogeneity.
Flume PA, Chalmers JD, Olivier KN.
Lancet. 2018 Sep 8;392(10150):880-890. doi: 10.1016/S0140-6736(18)31767-7. Review.
PMID:30215383

MEDICINE/LAW/ETHICS

Will Courts Allow States to Regulate Drug Prices?
Robertson C.
N Engl J Med. 2018 Sep 13;379(11):1000-1002. doi: 10.1056/NEJMp1805432. Epub 2018 Aug 8. No abstract available.
PMID:30088965

Ending Sexual Harassment in Academic Medicine.
Dzau VJ1, Johnson PA1.
N Engl J Med. 2018 Sep 12. doi: 10.1056/NEJMp1809846.

"A change in perspective": Exploring the experiences of adolescents with hereditary tumor predisposition.
Weber E, Shuman C, Wasserman JD, Barrera M, Patenaude AF, Fung K, Chitayat D, Malkin D, Druker H.
Pediatr Blood Cancer. 2018 Sep 11:e27445. doi: 10.1002/pbc.27445.
PMID:30207072

EPIDEMIOLOGY

Changing geographical patterns and trends in cancer incidence in children and adolescents in Europe, 1991-2010 (Automated Childhood Cancer Information System): a population-based study.
Steliarova-Foucher E, Fidler MM, Colombet M, Lacour B, Kaatsch P, Piñeros M, Soerjomataram I, Bray F, Coebergh JW, Peris-Bonet R, Stiller CA; ACCIS contributors.
Lancet Oncol. 2018 Sep;19(9):1159-1169. doi: 10.1016/S1470-2045(18)30423-6. Epub 2018 Aug 8.
PMID:30098952

PEDIATRIC ONCOLOGY/ DIAGNOSTIC/ TREATMENT

Factors influencing survival after recurrence in osteosarcoma: A report from the Children's Oncology Group.
Spraker-Perlman HL, Barkauskas DA, Krailo MD, Meyers PA, Schwartz CL, Doski J, Gorlick R, Janeway KA, Isakoff MS.
Pediatr Blood Cancer. 2018 Sep 25:e27444. doi: 10.1002/pbc.27444. [Epub ahead of print]
PMID:30255612

Efficacy of Propranolol Between 6 and 12 Months of Age in High-Risk Infantile Hemangioma.
Baselga E, Dembowska-Baginska B, Przewratil P, González-Enseñat MA, Wyrzykowski D, Torrelo A, López Gutiérrez JC, Rych?owska-Pruszy?ska M, de Lucas-Laguna R, Esteve-Martinez A, Roé E, Zaim M, Menon Y, Gautier S, Lebbé G, Bouroubi A, Delarue A, Voisard JJ.
Pediatrics. 2018 Sep;142(3). pii: e20173866. doi: 10.1542/peds.2017-3866. Epub 2018 Aug 6.
PMID:30082451

GENETICS

Postmortem Analysis of 4 Mutation Hotspots of KCNQ1, KCNH2, and SCN5A Genes in Sudden Unexplained Death in Southwest of China.
Jia PL, Wang YB1, Fu H, Huang WL1, Zhong SR, Ma L1, Li YH, Dong Y1, Sun ZC, Yang L1, Qu PF, Zhao S1, Qu YQ, Xi YM1, Wang SW, Tang X1, Lei PP.
Am J Forensic Med Pathol. 2018 Sep;39(3):218-222. doi: 10.1097/PAF.0000000000000411.

Loss of protocadherin-12 leads to Diencephalic-Mesencephalic Junction Dysplasia syndrome.
Guemez-Gamboa A, Ça?layan AO, Stanley V, Gregor A, Zaki M, Saleem SN, Musaev D, McEvoy-Venneri J, Belandres D, Akizu N, Silhavy JL, Schroth J, Rosti RO, Copeland B, Lewis SM, Fang R, Issa MY, Per H, Gumus H, Bayram AK, Kumandas S, Akgumus GT, Erson-Omay EZ, Yasuno K, Bilguvar K, Gali H, Pillar N, Shomron N, Weissglas-Volkov D, Porat Y, Einhorn Y, Gabriel S, Ben-Zeev B, Gunel M, Gleeson JG.
Ann Neurol. 2018 Sep 3. doi: 10.1002/ana.25327.

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