Literature on very rare tumors in pediatric age

  • Balcerska A, Godziński J, Bień E, et al. Rare tumours – are they really rare in the Polish children population? Przegl Lek. 2004;61 Suppl 2:57-61
  • Benesch M, Wardelmann E, Ferrari A, et al. Gastrointestinal stromal tumors (GIST) in children and adolescents: a comprehensive review of the current literature. Ped Blood Cancer 2009; 53:1171-1179
  • Bien E, Godzinski J, Dall’igna P, et al. Pancreatoblastoma: a report from the European cooperative study group for paediatric rare tumours (EXPeRT). Eur J Cancer 2011;47(15):2347-52
  • Bien E, Stachowicz-Stencel T, Balcerska A, et al. Angiosarcoma in children – still uncontrollable oncological problem. The report of the Polish Paediatric Rare Tumours Study. Eur J Cancer Care (Engl). 2009 ;18(4):411-20
  • Bien E, Stachowicz-Stencel T, Godzinski J, et al. Retrospective multi-institutional study on hemangiopericytoma in Polish children. Pediatr Int. 2009;51(1):19-24.
  • Bisogno G, Brennan B, Orbach D, et al. Treatment and prognostic factors in pleuropulmonary blastoma: An EXPeRT report. Eur J Cancer. Eur J Cancer 2014;50(1):178-84
  • Bisogno G, Ferrari A, Bien E, et al. Rare cancers in children – The EXPeRT Initiative: a report from the European Cooperative Study Group on Pediatric Rare Tumors. Klin Padiatr. 2012;224:416-20
  • Bisogno G, Soloni P, Conte M, et al. Esthesioneuroblastoma in pediatric and adolescent age. A report from the TREP project in cooperation with the Italian Neuroblastoma and Soft Tissue Sarcoma Committees. BMC Cancer. 2012;5;12:117
  • Bisogno G, Tagarelli A, Schiavetti A, et al. Myoepithelial carcinoma treatment in children: a report from the TREP Pediatr Blood Cancer. 2014;61(4):643-6
  • Brecht IB, Bremensdorfer C, Schneider DT, Fruhwald MC, Offenmuller S, Mertens R, et al. Rare malignant pediatric tumors registered in the German Childhood Cancer Registry 2001-2010. Pediatr Blood Cancer 2014;61:1202-9
  • Brecht IB, Bremensdorfer C, Schneider DT, Rare malignant pediatric tumors registered in the German Childhood Cancer Registry 2001-2010. et al. Pediatr Blood Cancer 2014;61(7):1202-9
  • Brecht IB, Graf N, Schweinitz D, Fruhwald MC, Bielack SS, Schneider DT. Networking for children and adolescents with very rare tumors: foundation of the GPOH Pediatric Rare Tumor Group. Klin Padiatr. 2009;221:181-5
  • Brecht IB, Garbe C, Gefeller O, et al. 443 paediatric cases of malignant melanoma registered with the German Central Malignant Melanoma Registry between 1983 and 2011. Eur J Cancer. 2015;51(7):861-8
  • Carretto E, Inserra A, Ferrari A, et al. Epithelial thymic tumours in paediatric age: a report from the TREP Orphanet J Rare Dis. 2011;6:28
  • Casanova M, Bisogno G, Gandola L, et al. A prospective protocol for nasopharyngeal carcinoma in children and adolescents: the Italian Rare Tumors in Pediatric Age (TREP) project. Cancer. 2012;118(10):2718-25
  • Cecchetto G, Alaggio R, Bisogno G, et al. Sex cord-stromal tumors of the testis in children. A clinicopathologic report from the Italian TREP J Pediatr Surg. 2010;45(9):1868-73
  • Cecchetto G, Ferrari A, Bernini G, et al. Sex cord stromal tumors of the ovary in children. A clinicopathological report from the Italian TREP project. Ped Blood Cancer 2011;56(7):1062-7
  • Cecchetto G, Ganarin A, Bien E, et al. Outcome and prognostic factors in high-risk childhood adrenocortical carcinomas: A report from the European Cooperative Study Group on Pediatric Rare Tumors (EXPeRT). Pediatr Blood Cancer 2016 Dec 13. doi: 10.1002/pbc.26368
  • Chiaravalli S, Guzzo M, Bisogno G, et al. Salivary gland carcinomas in children and adolescents: the Italian TREP project experience. Pediatr Blood Cancer. 2014;61(11):1961-8
  • Collini P, Mattavelli F, Pellegrinelli A, et al. Papillary carcinoma of the thyroid gland of childhood and adolescence: morphologic subtypes, biologic behavior and prognosis: a clinicopathologic study of 42 sporadic cases treated at a single institution during a 30-year period. Am J Surg Pathol 2006;30(11):1420-1426
  • Czauderna P, Haeberle B, Hiyama E, et al. The Children’s Hepatic tumors International Collaboration (CHIC): Novel global rare tumor database yields new prognostic factors in hepatoblastoma and becomes a research model. Eur J Cancer 2016;52:92-101
  • Dall’Igna P, Cecchetto G, Bisogno G, et al. Pancreatic tumors in children and adolescents: the Italian TREP Project experience. Pediatr Blood Cancer 2010; 54(5):675-80
  • Dall’Igna P, Virgone C, De Salvo GL, et al. Adrenocortical tumors in Italian children: analysis of clinical characteristics and P53 status. Data from the national registries. J Pediatr Surg 2014;49(9):1367-71
  • de Lambert G, Lardy H, Martelli H, et al. Surgical management of neuroendocrine tumors of the appendix in children and adolescents: a retrospective French multicenter study of 114 cases. Pediatr Blood Cancer 2016;63(4):598-603
  • Di Carlo D, Ferrari A, Perruccio K, et al. Management and follow-up of urothelial neoplasms of the bladder in children: a report from the TREP Pediatr Blood Cancer 2015;62(6):1000-3
  • Ferrari A, Bisogno G, Cecchetto G, et al. Cutaneous melanoma in children and adolescents: the Italian Rare Tumors in Pediatric Age project experience. J Pediatr. 2014;164(2):376-82.e1-2
  • Ferrari A, Schneider DT, Bisogno G; EXPeRT The founding of the European Cooperative Study Group on Pediatric Rare Tumors – EXPeRT. Expert Rev Anticancer Ther. 2013;13(1):1-3
  • Ferrari A, Bisogno G, De Salvo GL, et al. The challenge of very rare tumours in childhood: the Italian TREP project. Eur J Cancer. 2007;43:654-9
  • Ferrari A, Casanova M, Massimino M, Sultan I. Peculiar features and tailored management of adult cancers occurring in pediatric age. Expert Rev Anticancer Ther 2010, 10(11):1837-1851
  • Ferrari A, Schneider DT, Bisogno G, et al. The challenge of very rare childhood cancer in developed and developing countries. Expert Opinion on Orphan Drugs. http://dx.doi.org/10.1080/21678707.2017.1298440
  • French C A. NUT midline carcinoma. Cancer Genet Cytogenet 2010;203:1 –20
  • Indolfi P, Bisogno G, Casale F, et al. Prognostic factors in pleuro-pulmonary blastoma. Pediatr Blood Cancer 2007;8(3):318-323
  • Irtan S, Galmiche-Rolland L, Elie C, et al. Recurrence of solid pseudopapillary neoplasms of the pancreas: results of a nationwide study of risk factors and treatment modalities. Pediatr Blood Cancer 2016;63(9):1515-21
  • Magro G, Esposito G, Cecchetto G, et al. Pediatric adrenocortical tumors: morphological diagnostic criteria and immunohistochemical expression of matrix metalloproteinase type 2 and human leucocyte-associated antigen (HLA) class II antigens. Results from the Italian Pediatric Rare Tumor (TREP) Study project. Hum Pathol. 2012;43(1):31-9
  • Massi D, Tomasini C, Senetta R, et al. Atypical Spitz tumors in patients younger than 18 years. J Am Acad Dermatol 2015;72(1):37-46
  • Messinger YH, Stewart DR, Priest JR, et al. Pleuropulmonary blastoma: a report on 350 central pathology-confirmed pleuropulmonary blastoma cases by the International Pleuropulmonary Blastoma Cancer 2015;121(2):276-85
  • Olson TA, Schneider DT, Brecht IB, Ferrari A. Rare tumors: a different perspective on oncology. In: Schneider DT, Brecht IB, Olson TA, Ferrari A, eds. Rare Tumors in Children and Adolescents. Springer; 2012. p 3-15
  • Pappo AS, Krailo M, Chen Z, et al. Infrequent tumor initiative of the Children’s Oncology Group: initial lessons learned and their impact on future plans. J Clin Oncol. 2010;28:5011-6
  • Pastore G, De Salvo GL, Bisogno G, et al. Evaluating access to pediatric cancer care centers of children and adolescents with rare tumors in Italy: the TREP project. Pediatr Blood Cancer. 2009;53:152-5
  • Pinto EM, Chen X, Easton J, et al. Genomic landscape of paediatric adrenocortical tumours. Nat Commun 2015;6:6302
  • Ramphal R, Pappo A, Zielenska M, et al. Pediatric renal cell carcinoma: clinical, pathologic, and molecular abnormalities associated with the members of the MiT Transcription Factor family. Am J Clin Pathol 2006 126:349-364
  • Rebours C, Couloigner V, Galmiche L, et al. Pediatric salivary gland carcinomas: Diagnostic and therapeutic management. Laryngoscope. 2017;127(1):140-147
  • Réguerre Y, Lacour B, André N, et al. [Epidemiology and management of rare paediatric tumours within the framework of the French Society for Children Cancer]. Bull Cancer 2010;97(9):1041-5
  • Réguerre Y, Vittaz M, Orbach D, et al. Cutaneous malignant melanoma in children and adolescents treated in pediatric oncology units. Pediatr Blood Cancer 2016 ;63(11):1922-7
  • Ribeiro RC, Pinto EM, Zambetti GP, Rodriguez-Galindo C. The International Pediatric Adrenocortical Tumor Registry initiative: contributions to clinical, biological, and treatment advances in pediatric adrenocortical Mol Cell Endocrinol. 2012;351(1):37-4
  • Rod J, Orbach D, Verité C, et al. Surgical management of thymic epithelial tumors in children: lessons from the French Society of Pediatric Oncology and review of the literature. Pediatr Blood Cancer 2014;61(11):1910-5
  • Rodriguez-Galindo C, Krailo M, Frazier L, et al. Children’s Oncology Group’s 2013 Blueprint for Research: Rare Tumors. Pediatric Blood & Cancer 2013;60:1016-21
  • Schneider DT, Orbach D, Cecchetto G, et al. Ovarian Sertoli Leydig cell tumours in children and adolescents: an analysis of the European Cooperative Study Group on Pediatric Rare Tumors (EXPeRT). Eur J Cancer 2015;51(4):543-50
  • Spinelli C, Strambi S, Rossi L, et al. Surgical management of papillary thyroid carcinoma in childhood and adolescence: an Italian multicenter study on 250 patients. J Endocrinol Invest 2016;39(9):1055-9
  • Stachowicz-Stencel T, Bien E, Balcerska A, et al. Thymic carcinoma in children: a report from the Polish Pediatric Rare Tumors Study. Pediatr Blood Cancer 2010;54(7):916-20
  • Stachowicz-Stencel T, Bien E, Balcerska A, et al. Thymic carcinoma in children: a report from the Polish Pediatric Rare Tumors Study. Pediatr Blood Cancer 2010 ;54(7):916-20
  • Stachowicz-Stencel T, Bien E, et al. Diagnosis and treatment of renal cell carcinoma in children: a report from the Polish Pediatric Rare Tumor Study group. Klin Padiatr. 2011;223(3):138-41
  • Stachowicz-Stencel T, Orbach D, et al. Thymoma and thymic carcinoma in children and adolescents: a report from the European Cooperative Study Group for Pediatric Rare Tumors (EXPeRT). Eur J Cancer 2015;51(16):2444-52
  • Sultan I, Rodriguez-Galindo C, El-Tani, et al. Colorectal cancer in children and adolescents: a population based study of 159 cases with comparison to adult cases. Cancer 2010;116(3):758-765
  • Sumazin P, Chen Y, Treviño LR, et al. Genomic analysis of hepatoblastoma identifies distinct molecular and prognostic subgroups. Hepatology 2017;65:104-21
  • Virgone C, Alaggio R, Dall’Igna P, et al. Epithelial tumors of the ovary in children and teenagers: a prospective study from the Italian TREP J Pediatr Adolesc Gynecol. 2015;28(6):441-6
  • Virgone C, Cecchetto G, Alaggio R, et al. Appendiceal neuroendorine tumors (carcinoid of the appendix) in childhood: a clinical report from the Italian TREP project. J Pediatr Gastroenterol Nutr 2014;58(3):333-8
  • Virgone C, Cecchetto G, Besutti V, et al. Bowel parasitosis and neuroendocrine tumours of the appendix. A report from the Italian TREP project. Epidemiol Infect 2015; 143(7):1552-5
  • Virgone C, Cecchetto G, Ferrari A, et al. GATA-4 and FOG-2 expression in pediatric ovarian sex cord-stromal tumors replicates embryonal gonadal phenotype: results from the TREP Project. PLoS One. 2012;7(9):e45914
  • Weber ML, Schneider DT, Offenmüller S, et al. Pediatric colorectal carcinoma is associated with excellent outcome in the context of cancer predisposition syndromes. Pediatr Blood Cancer 2016;63(4):611-7