Géraldine Héry

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Lipomas are frequently characterized by aberrations of the 12q13 approximately q15 chromosomal region and often by rearrangements of the HMGA2 gene. These rearrangements include the formation of chimeric genes that fuse the 5' region of HMGA2 with a variety of partners, such as LPP (3q28) or NFIB (9p22). We describe here the fourth reported case of lipoma(More)
Intralobar sequestration (ILS) associated with congenital cystic adenomatoid malformation (CCAM) is a well-known entity. This hybrid form has many considerations for an appropriate management. This report aims to analyze pitfalls in the diagnosis, treatment, and thoracoscopic procedure pertaining to this association. Between May 2004 and September 2007, 23(More)
PURPOSE The clinical benefit of sacral neuromodulation is unclear due to the paucity of randomized trial data. The purpose of this study was to evaluate sacral neuromodulation for management of urinary and fecal incontinence in a pediatric population. MATERIALS AND METHODS This multicenter, open label, randomized, crossover study included children older(More)
Congenital pouch colon (CPC) is an unusual abnormality associating a pouch-like dilatation of a shortened colon with an anorectal malformation (ARM). There are few reports of CPC in Europe, a contrario it represents up to 15% of ARM in India. Coloplasty and excision are described in the surgical management. This report describes a new case of CPC. This is(More)
BACKGROUND SIOPEL protocols have recommended liver transplantation for unresectable hepatoblastoma (HBL) after chemotherapy in absence of visible extrahepatic disease. METHODS This retrospective single center study includes 13 children treated following SIOPEL 3 or 4 protocols who underwent orthotopic liver transplantation (OLT) for HBL between February(More)
PURPOSE The purpose of this study was to describe an approach to surgical management of bronchogenic cysts based on the natural course observed from the time of antenatal screening to surgical resection in patients treated at our institution and reported in the literature. MATERIALS AND METHODS We retrospectively reviewed the clinical features of all(More)
PURPOSE To study the complementary diagnostic value and role in the perinatal management of foetal MRI in the prenatal diagnosis of abnormalities of the urinary tract. PATIENTS AND METHODS Retrospective monocentric study from November 2002 to June 2011 of foetuses benefiting from an MRI after ultrasound diagnosis of uronephropathy abnormalities.(More)
OBJECTIVE The objective of this study is to describe the evolution of 8 cases of congenital malformations of the umbilical-portal-hepatic venous system diagnosed before the first month of life. MATERIALS AND METHODS All cases of congenital malformation of the portal and hepatic venous system diagnosed prenatally or during the first month of life in our(More)
Umbilical vein varix is a well-described prenatal anomaly in which the prognosis remains unclear. We describe a very rare venous malformation that mimicked an umbilical vein varix consisting of a persistent vitelline vein. From 2003 to 2010, three patients were referred starting at 20 weeks gestation to our prenatal centers for an umbilical vein varix(More)
Partial splenectomy (PS) in children is a surgical option in haematological diseases and focal splenic tumours. The aim of this study was to describe the feasibility and the results of laparoscopic partial splenectomy in children in these two indications by a multicentric retrospective study. The authors reviewed the files of all children who underwent(More)