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Anita D'Souza MD

Anita D'Souza MD

Assistant Professor

Institution: Medical College of Wisconsin
Department: Medicine
Division: Hematology and Oncology - Medicine
Program: Hematology

Member of the Cancer Center


Research Experience

  • Clinical Trial
  • Epidemiology
  • Outcome Assessment (Health Care)
  • Quality of Life
  • Clinical Expertise

  • Amyloidosis
  • Bone Marrow Transplantation
  • Hematopoietic Stem Cell Transplantation
  • Leukemia, Plasma Cell
  • Multiple Myeloma
  • POEMS Syndrome
  • MCW Program / Core Facilities

  • CIBMTR
  • Publications

  • Revised-International Staging System (R-ISS) is Predictive and Prognostic for Early Relapse (<24 months) after Autologous Transplantation for Newly Diagnosed Multiple Myeloma (MM). (Gopalakrishnan S, D'Souza A, Scott E, Fraser R, Davila O, Shah N, Gale RP, Kamble R, Diaz MA, Lazarus HM, Savani BN, Hildebrandt GC, Solh M, Freytes CO, Lee C, Kyle RA, Usmani SZ, Ganguly S, Assal A, Berdeja J, Kanate AS, Dhakal B, Meehan K, Kindwall-Keller T, Saad A, Locke F, Seo S, Nishihori T, Gergis U, Gasparetto C, Mark T, Nieto Y, Kumar S, Hari P) Biol Blood Marrow Transplant 2018 Dec 20 PMID: 30579965 12/24/2018    
  • Outcomes of Reduced-Intensity Conditioning Allogeneic Hematopoietic Cell Transplantation Performed in the Inpatient versus Outpatient Setting. (Guru Murthy GS, Hari PN, Szabo A, Pasquini M, Narra R, Khan M, Abedin S, Chhabra S, Dhakal B, D'Souza A, Drobyski WR, Rizzo JD, Runaas L, Shah NN, Shaw B, Saber W, Fenske T, Hamadani M) Biol Blood Marrow Transplant 2018 Dec 18 PMID: 30572109 12/21/2018    
  • Mortality and healthcare costs in Medicare beneficiaries with AL amyloidosis. (Quock TP, Chang E, Munday JS, D'Souza A, Gokhale S, Yan T) J Comp Eff Res 2018 Nov;7(11):1053-1062 PMID: 30354284 10/26/2018    
  • Impact of Obesity on Clinical Outcomes of Elderly Patients Undergoing Allogeneic Hematopoietic Cell Transplantation for Myeloid Malignancies. (Voshtina E, Szabo A, Hamadani M, Fenske TS, D'Souza A, Chhabra S, Saber W, Drobyski WR, Hari P, Shah NN) Biol Blood Marrow Transplant 2019 Jan;25(1):e33-e38 PMID: 30244105 09/24/2018    
  • Outcomes of Haploidentical Transplantation in Patients with Relapsed Multiple Myeloma: An EBMT/CIBMTR Report. (Sahebi F, Garderet L, Kanate AS, Eikema DJ, Knelange NS, Alvelo OFD, Koc Y, Blaise D, Bashir Q, Moraleda JM, Dreger P, Sanchez JF, Ciurea S, Schouten H, Shah NN, Verbeek M, Rösler W, Diez-Martin JL, Schoenland S, D'Souza A, Kröger N, Hari P) Biol Blood Marrow Transplant 2018 Sep 20 PMID: 30243581 09/24/2018    
  • Recent advances in understanding and treating immunoglobulin light chain amyloidosis. (Badar T, D'Souza A, Hari P) F1000Res 2018;7 PMID: 30228867 PMCID: PMC6117860 09/20/2018    
  • Staging Systems for Newly Diagnosed Myeloma Patients Undergoing Autologous Hematopoietic Cell Transplantation: The Revised International Staging System Shows the Most Differentiation between Groups. (Scott EC, Hari P, Kumar S, Fraser R, Davila O, Shah N, Gale RP, Diaz MA, Agrawal V, Cornell RF, Ganguly S, Akpek G, Freytes C, Hashmi S, Malek E, Kamble RT, Lazarus H, Solh M, Usmani SZ, Kanate AS, Saad A, Chhabra S, Gergis U, Cerny J, Kyle RA, Lee C, Kindwall-Keller T, Assal A, Hildebrandt GC, Holmberg L, Maziarz RT, Nishihori T, Seo S, Kumar S, Mark T, D'Souza A) Biol Blood Marrow Transplant 2018 Dec;24(12):2443-2449 PMID: 30142419 PMCID: PMC6293469 08/25/2018    
  • Risk of acute myeloid leukemia and myelodysplastic syndrome after autotransplants for lymphomas and plasma cell myeloma. (Radivoyevitch T, Dean RM, Shaw BE, Brazauskas R, Tecca HR, Molenaar RJ, Battiwalla M, Savani BN, Flowers MED, Cooke KR, Hamilton BK, Kalaycio M, Maciejewski JP, Ahmed I, Akpek G, Bajel A, Buchbinder D, Cahn JY, D'Souza A, Daly A, DeFilipp Z, Ganguly S, Hamadani M, Hayashi RJ, Hematti P, Inamoto Y, Khera N, Kindwall-Keller T, Landau H, Lazarus H, Majhail NS, Marks DI, Olsson RF, Seo S, Steinberg A, William BM, Wirk B, Yared JA, Aljurf M, Abidi MH, Allewelt H, Beitinjaneh A, Cook R, Cornell RF, Fay JW, Hale G, Chakrabarty JH, Jodele S, Kasow KA, Mahindra A, Malone AK, Popat U, Rizzo JD, Schouten HC, Warwick AB, Wood WA, Sekeres MA, Litzow MR, Gale RP, Hashmi SK) Leuk Res 2018 Nov;74:130-136 PMID: 30055822 PMCID: PMC6219911 07/30/2018    
  • Patient-reported distress is prevalent in systemic light chain (AL) amyloidosis but not determined by severity of disease. (Wright NL, Flynn KE, Brazauskas R, Hari P, D'Souza A) Amyloid 2018 Jun;25(2):129-134 PMID: 30032653 07/24/2018    
  • Surgical management of children and adolescents with upfront completely resected hepatocellular carcinoma. (D'Souza AM, Shah R, Gupta A, Towbin AJ, Alonso M, Nathan JD, Bondoc A, Tiao G, Geller JI) Pediatr Blood Cancer 2018 Nov;65(11):e27293 PMID: 29968976 07/04/2018    
  • Repurposing existing medications as cancer therapy: design and feasibility of a randomized pilot investigating propranolol administration in patients receiving hematopoietic cell transplantation. (Knight JM, Kerswill SA, Hari P, Cole SW, Logan BR, D'Souza A, Shah NN, Horowitz MM, Stolley MR, Sloan EK, Giles KE, Costanzo ES, Hamadani M, Chhabra S, Dhakal B, Rizzo JD) BMC Cancer 2018 May 24;18(1):593 PMID: 29793446 PMCID: PMC5968588 05/26/2018    
  • Pharmacokinetics of High-Dose Propylene Glycol-Free Melphalan in Multiple Myeloma Patients Undergoing Autologous Hematopoietic Cell Transplantation. (Dhakal B, D'Souza A, Lakshman A, Hamadani M, Chhabra S, Thompson R, Shah N, Pasquini M, Hari P) Biol Blood Marrow Transplant 2018 Aug;24(8):1610-1614 PMID: 29751116 05/12/2018    
  • Rationale and design of DUAL study: Doxycycline to Upgrade response in light chain (AL) amyloidosis (DUAL): A phase 2 pilot study of a two-pronged approach of prolonged doxycycline with plasma cell-directed therapy in the treatment of AL amyloidosis. (D'Souza A, Flynn K, Chhabra S, Dhakal B, Hamadani M, Jacobsen K, Pasquini M, Weihrauch D, Hari P) Contemp Clin Trials Commun 2017 Dec;8:33-38 PMID: 29696194 PMCID: PMC5898504 04/27/2018    
  • . Rationale and Design of DUAL Study: Doxycycline to Upgrade response in light chain (AL) amyloidosis (DUAL): A phase 2 pilot study of a two-pronged approach of prolonged doxycycline with plasma cell-directed therapy in the treatment of AL amyloidosis. (D’Souza A, Flynn K, Chhabra S, Dhakal B, Hamadani M, Jacobson K, Pasquini M, Weihrauch D, Hari P) Contemporary Clinical Trials Communications 2017; 8:33-38 04/25/2018    
  • Outcomes of Medicare-age eligible NHL patients receiving RIC allogeneic transplantation: a CIBMTR analysis. (Shah NN, Ahn KW, Litovich C, Fenske TS, Ahmed S, Battiwalla M, Bejanyan N, Dahi PB, Bolaños-Meade J, Chen AI, Ciurea SO, Bachanova V, DeFilipp Z, Epperla N, Farhadfar N, Herrera AF, Haverkos BM, Holmberg L, Hossain NM, Kharfan-Dabaja MA, Kenkre VP, Lazarus HM, Murthy HS, Nishihori T, Rezvani AR, D'Souza A, Savani BN, Ulrickson ML, Waller EK, Sureda A, Smith SM, Hamadani M) Blood Adv 2018 04 24;2(8):933-940 PMID: 29685953 PMCID: PMC5916010 04/25/2018    
  • Peripheral Blood Grafts for T Cell-Replete Haploidentical Transplantation Increase the Incidence and Severity of Cytokine Release Syndrome. (Raj RV, Hamadani M, Szabo A, Pasquini MC, Shah NN, Drobyski WR, Shaw BE, Saber W, Rizzo JD, Jerkins J, Fenske TS, D'Souza A, Dhakal B, Zhang C, Konings S, Hari PN, Chhabra S) Biol Blood Marrow Transplant 2018 Aug;24(8):1664-1670 PMID: 29680516 04/24/2018    
  • Use of propylene glycol-free melphalan conditioning in light-chain amyloidosis patients undergoing autologous hematopoietic cell transplantation is well tolerated and effective. (Badar T, Hari P, Chhabra S, Dhakal B, Drobyski WR, Fenske TS, Hamadani M, Pasquini M, Saber W, Shah NN, Shaw BE, D'Souza A) Bone Marrow Transplant 2018 Sep;53(9):1210-1213 PMID: 29679076 04/22/2018    
  • Prevalence of self-reported sleep dysfunction before allogeneic hematopoietic cell transplantation. (D'Souza A, Millard H, Knight J, Brazauskas R, Lee SJ, Flynn KE, Rizzo JD, Shaw BE) Bone Marrow Transplant 2018 Aug;53(8):1079-1082 PMID: 29515251 PMCID: PMC6098949 03/09/2018    
  • Tocilizumab, tacrolimus and methotrexate for the prevention of acute graft--host disease: low incidence of lower gastrointestinal tract disease. (Drobyski WR, Szabo A, Zhu F, Keever-Taylor C, Hebert KM, Dunn R, Yim S, Johnson B, D'Souza A, Eapen M, Fenske TS, Hari P, Hamadani M, Horowitz MM, Rizzo JD, Saber W, Shah N, Shaw B, Pasquini M) Haematologica 2018 Apr;103(4):717-727 PMID: 29351985 PMCID: PMC5865423 01/21/2018    
  • Autologous Transplantation for Newly Diagnosed Multiple Myeloma in the Era of Novel Agent Induction: A Systematic Review and Meta-analysis. (Dhakal B, Szabo A, Chhabra S, Hamadani M, D'Souza A, Usmani SZ, Sieracki R, Gyawali B, Jackson JL, Asimakopoulos F, Hari PN) JAMA Oncol 2018 Mar 01;4(3):343-350 PMID: 29302684 PMCID: PMC5885822 01/06/2018    
  • Early relapse after autologous hematopoietic cell transplantation remains a poor prognostic factor in multiple myeloma but outcomes have improved over time. (Kumar SK, Dispenzieri A, Fraser R, Mingwei F, Akpek G, Cornell R, Kharfan-Dabaja M, Freytes C, Hashmi S, Hildebrandt G, Holmberg L, Kyle R, Lazarus H, Lee C, Mikhael J, Nishihori T, Tay J, Usmani S, Vesole D, Vij R, Wirk B, Krishnan A, Gasparetto C, Mark T, Nieto Y, Hari P, D'Souza A) Leukemia 2018 Apr;32(4):986-995 PMID: 29263438 PMCID: PMC5871538 12/22/2017    
  • Long-term outcomes among 2-year survivors of autologous hematopoietic cell transplantation for Hodgkin and diffuse large b-cell lymphoma. (Myers RM, Hill BT, Shaw BE, Kim S, Millard HR, Battiwalla M, Majhail NS, Buchbinder D, Lazarus HM, Savani BN, Flowers MED, D'Souza A, Ehrhardt MJ, Langston A, Yared JA, Hayashi RJ, Daly A, Olsson RF, Inamoto Y, Malone AK, DeFilipp Z, Margossian SP, Warwick AB, Jaglowski S, Beitinjaneh A, Fung H, Kasow KA, Marks DI, Reynolds J, Stockerl-Goldstein K, Wirk B, Wood WA, Hamadani M, Satwani P) Cancer 2018 Feb 15;124(4):816-825 PMID: 29125192 PMCID: PMC5871233 11/11/2017    
  • Autologous/Allogeneic Hematopoietic Cell Transplantation versus Tandem Autologous Transplantation for Multiple Myeloma: Comparison of Long-Term Postrelapse Survival. (Htut M, D'Souza A, Krishnan A, Bruno B, Zhang MJ, Fei M, Diaz MA, Copelan E, Ganguly S, Hamadani M, Kharfan-Dabaja M, Lazarus H, Lee C, Meehan K, Nishihori T, Saad A, Seo S, Ramanathan M, Usmani SZ, Gasparetto C, Mark TM, Nieto Y, Hari P) Biol Blood Marrow Transplant 2018 Mar;24(3):478-485 PMID: 29079457 PMCID: PMC5826888 10/29/2017    
  • Engender trust and edify. (D'Souza A, Spellecy R, Derse A) Bone Marrow Transplant 2018 01;53(1):104 PMID: 29035397 10/17/2017    
  • Autologous hematopoietic cell transplantation for multiple myeloma patients with renal insufficiency: a center for international blood and marrow transplant research analysis. (Mahindra A, Hari P, Fraser R, Fei M, Huang J, Berdeja J, Callander N, Costa L, Diaz MA, Freytes C, Gale RP, Girnius S, Holmberg L, Kharfan-Dabaja M, Kumar S, Kyle R, Lazarus H, Lee C, Maiolino A, Moreb J, Nishihori T, Pawarode A, Saad A, Savani BN, Schriber J, William B, Wirk BM, Krishnan A, Nieto Y, D'Souza A) Bone Marrow Transplant 2017 Dec;52(12):1616-1622 PMID: 28920949 PMCID: PMC5859934 09/19/2017       4 Citations
  • A phase 1 trial of Y-Zevalin radioimmunotherapy with autologous stem cell transplant for multiple myeloma. (Dispenzieri A, D'Souza A, Gertz MA, Laumann K, Wiseman G, Lacy MQ, LaPlant B, Buadi F, Hayman SR, Kumar SK, Dingli D, Hogan WJ, Ansell SM, Gastineau DA, Inwards DJ, Micallef IN, Porrata LF, Johnston PB, Litzow MR, Witzig TE) Bone Marrow Transplant 2017 Oct;52(10):1372-1377 PMID: 28869617 09/05/2017    
  • Presence of fluorescent in situ hybridization abnormalities is associated with plasma cell burden in light chain amyloidosis. (Hammons L, Brazauskas R, Pasquini M, Hamadani M, Hari P, D'Souza A) Hematol Oncol Stem Cell Ther 2018 Jun;11(2):105-111 PMID: 28830801 08/24/2017       1 Citations
  • Etanercept and Corticosteroid Therapy for the Treatment of Late-Onset Idiopathic Pneumonia Syndrome. (Thompson J, Yin Z, D'Souza A, Fenske T, Hamadani M, Hari P, Rizzo JD, Pasquini M, Saber W, Shah N, Shaw BE, Shahir K, Banerjee A, Drobyski WR) Biol Blood Marrow Transplant 2017 Nov;23(11):1955-1960 PMID: 28757436 08/02/2017    
  • Increasing use of allogeneic hematopoietic cell transplantation in patients aged 70 years and older in the United States. (Muffly L, Pasquini MC, Martens M, Brazauskas R, Zhu X, Adekola K, Aljurf M, Ballen KK, Bajel A, Baron F, Battiwalla M, Beitinjaneh A, Cahn JY, Carabasi M, Chen YB, Chhabra S, Ciurea S, Copelan E, D'Souza A, Edwards J, Foran J, Freytes CO, Fung HC, Gale RP, Giralt S, Hashmi SK, Hildebrandt GC, Ho V, Jakubowski A, Lazarus H, Luskin MR, Martino R, Maziarz R, McCarthy P, Nishihori T, Olin R, Olsson RF, Pawarode A, Peres E, Rezvani AR, Rizzieri D, Savani BN, Schouten HC, Sabloff M, Seftel M, Seo S, Sorror ML, Szer J, Wirk BM, Wood WA, Artz A) Blood 2017 08 31;130(9):1156-1164 PMID: 28674027 PMCID: PMC5580273 07/05/2017       35 Citations
  • Trends in pre- and post-transplant therapies with first autologous hematopoietic cell transplantation among patients with multiple myeloma in the United States, 2004-2014. (D'Souza A, Zhang MJ, Huang J, Fei M, Pasquini M, Hamadani M, Hari P) Leukemia 2017 09;31(9):1998-2000 PMID: 28663578 PMCID: PMC5587375 07/01/2017       4 Citations
  • Current Use and Trends in Hematopoietic Cell Transplantation in the United States. (D'Souza A, Lee S, Zhu X, Pasquini M) Biol Blood Marrow Transplant 2017 Sep;23(9):1417-1421 PMID: 28606646 PMCID: PMC5565685 06/14/2017       22 Citations
  • Hispanics have the lowest stem cell transplant utilization rate for autologous hematopoietic cell transplantation for multiple myeloma in the United States: A CIBMTR report. (Schriber JR, Hari PN, Ahn KW, Fei M, Costa LJ, Kharfan-Dabaja MA, Angel-Diaz M, Gale RP, Ganguly S, Girnius SK, Hashmi S, Pawarode A, Vesole DH, Wiernik PH, Wirk BM, Marks DI, Nishihori T, Olsson RF, Usmani SZ, Mark TM, Nieto YL, D'Souza A) Cancer 2017 Aug 15;123(16):3141-3149 PMID: 28472539 PMCID: PMC5544566 05/05/2017       7 Citations
  • Recipient Immune Modulation with Atorvastatin for Acute Graft-versus-Host Disease Prophylaxis after Allogeneic Transplantation. (Kanate AS, Hari PN, Pasquini MC, Visotcky A, Ahn KW, Boyd J, Guru Murthy GS, Rizzo JD, Saber W, Drobyski W, Michaelis L, Atallah E, Carlson KS, D'Souza A, Fenske TS, Cumpston A, Bunner P, Craig M, Horowitz MM, Hamadani M) Biol Blood Marrow Transplant 2017 Aug;23(8):1295-1302 PMID: 28412518 04/17/2017       2 Citations
  • Local Disease Control in Ocular Adnexal Lymphoproliferative Disorders: Comparative Outcomes of MALT Versus Non-MALT Histologies. (Dhakal B, Fenske TS, Ramalingam S, Shuff J, Epperla N, Hosking P, Rein L, Banerjee A, Hari P, D'Souza A, Shah N, Siker M, Griepentrog GJ, Harris GJ, Wells TS, Erickson BA, Hamadani M) Clin Lymphoma Myeloma Leuk 2017 05;17(5):305-311.e2 PMID: 28284742 03/13/2017       2 Citations
  • Response Assessment in Myeloma: Practical Manual on Consistent Reporting in an Era of Dramatic Therapeutic Advances. (Garderet L, D'Souza A, Jacobs P, van Biezen A, Schönland S, Kroeger N, Morris C, Hari P) Biol Blood Marrow Transplant 2017 Jul;23(7):1193-1202 PMID: 28285082 03/13/2017    
  • Autologous Hematopoietic Cell Transplantation in Patients With Multiple Myeloma: Effect of Age. (Dhakal B, Nelson A, Guru Murthy GS, Fraser R, Eastwood D, Hamadani M, Pasquini M, D'Souza A, Hari P) Clin Lymphoma Myeloma Leuk 2017 03;17(3):165-172 PMID: 28159578 02/06/2017       6 Citations
  • Impact of pre-transplant depression on outcomes of allogeneic and autologous hematopoietic stem cell transplantation. (El-Jawahri A, Chen YB, Brazauskas R, He N, Lee SJ, Knight JM, Majhail N, Buchbinder D, Schears RM, Wirk BM, Wood WA, Ahmed I, Aljurf M, Szer J, Beattie SM, Battiwalla M, Dandoy C, Diaz MA, D'Souza A, Freytes CO, Gajewski J, Gergis U, Hashmi SK, Jakubowski A, Kamble RT, Kindwall-Keller T, Lazarus HM, Malone AK, Marks DI, Meehan K, Savani BN, Olsson RF, Rizzieri D, Steinberg A, Speckhart D, Szwajcer D, Schoemans H, Seo S, Ustun C, Atsuta Y, Dalal J, Sales-Bonfim C, Khera N, Hahn T, Saber W) Cancer 2017 05 15;123(10):1828-1838 PMID: 28102896 PMCID: PMC5419891 01/20/2017       10 Citations
  • Maintenance versus Induction Therapy Choice on Outcomes after Autologous Transplantation for Multiple Myeloma. (Cornell RF, D'Souza A, Kassim AA, Costa LJ, Innis-Shelton RD, Zhang MJ, Huang J, Abidi M, Aiello J, Akpek G, Bashey A, Bashir Q, Cerny J, Comenzo R, Diaz MA, Freytes C, Gale RP, Ganguly S, Hamadani M, Hashmi S, Holmberg L, Hossain N, Kamble RT, Kharfan-Dabaja M, Kindwall-Keller T, Kyle R, Kumar S, Lazarus H, Lee C, Maiolino A, Marks DI, Meehan K, Mikhael J, Nath R, Nishihori T, Olsson RF, Ramanathan M, Saad A, Seo S, Usmani S, Vesole D, Vij R, Vogl D, Wirk BM, Yared J, Krishnan A, Mark T, Nieto Y, Hari P) Biol Blood Marrow Transplant 2017 Feb;23(2):269-277 PMID: 27864161 PMCID: PMC5346183 11/20/2016       6 Citations
  • Allogeneic Transplantation for Relapsed Waldenström Macroglobulinemia and Lymphoplasmacytic Lymphoma. (Cornell RF, Bachanova V, D'Souza A, Woo-Ahn K, Martens M, Huang J, Al-Homsi AS, Chhabra S, Copelan E, Diaz MA, Freytes CO, Gale RP, Ganguly S, Hamadani M, Hildebrandt G, Kamble RT, Kharfan-Dabaja M, Kindwall-Keller T, Lazarus HM, Marks DI, Nishihori T, Olsson RF, Saad A, Usmani S, Vesole DH, Yared J, Mark T, Nieto Y, Hari P) Biol Blood Marrow Transplant 2017 01;23(1):60-66 PMID: 27789362 PMCID: PMC5182098 10/30/2016       6 Citations
  • Impact of haploidentical hematopoietic cell transplantation conditioning intensity on the incidence and severity of post-transplantation viral infections. (Raj RV, Hari P, Pasquini M, Epperla N, D'Souza A, Fenske T, Shaw BE, Rizzo JD, Drobyski W, Hamadani M) Bone Marrow Transplant 2016 12;51(12):1602-1604 PMID: 27595288 09/07/2016       1 Citations
  • Post-Transplant Outcomes in High-Risk Compared with Non-High-Risk Multiple Myeloma: A CIBMTR Analysis. (Scott EC, Hari P, Sharma M, Le-Rademacher J, Huang J, Vogl D, Abidi M, Beitinjaneh A, Fung H, Ganguly S, Hildebrandt G, Holmberg L, Kalaycio M, Kumar S, Kyle R, Lazarus H, Lee C, Maziarz RT, Meehan K, Mikhael J, Nishihori T, Ramanathan M, Usmani S, Tay J, Vesole D, Wirk B, Yared J, Savani BN, Gasparetto C, Krishnan A, Mark T, Nieto Y, D'Souza A) Biol Blood Marrow Transplant 2016 10;22(10):1893-1899 PMID: 27496215 PMCID: PMC5090978 08/09/2016       5 Citations
  • Hematopoietic Progenitor Cell Mobilization with Ifosfamide, Carboplatin, and Etoposide Chemotherapy versus Plerixafor-Based Strategies in Patients with Hodgkin and Non-Hodgkin Lymphoma. (Dhakal B, Veltri LW, Fenske TS, Eastwood D, Craig MD, Cumpston A, Shillingburg A, Esselman J, Watkins K, Pasquini MC, D'Souza A, Hari P, Kanate AS, Hamadani M) Biol Blood Marrow Transplant 2016 10;22(10):1773-1780 PMID: 27345140 06/28/2016       2 Citations
  • Heavy/light chain ratio normalization prior to transplant is of independent prognostic significance in multiple myeloma: a BMT CTN 0102 correlative study. (D'Souza A, Pasquini M, Logan B, Giralt S, Krishnan A, Antin J, Howard A, Goodman S, Qazilbash M, Knust K, Sahebi F, Weisdorf D, Vesole D, Stadtmauer E, Maloney D, Hari P) Br J Haematol 2017 09;178(5):816-819 PMID: 27292583 PMCID: PMC5154782 06/14/2016       2 Citations
  • Reduced-Intensity Transplantation for Lymphomas Using Haploidentical Related Donors Versus HLA-Matched Sibling Donors: A Center for International Blood and Marrow Transplant Research Analysis. (Ghosh N, Karmali R, Rocha V, Ahn KW, DiGilio A, Hari PN, Bachanova V, Bacher U, Dahi P, de Lima M, D'Souza A, Fenske TS, Ganguly S, Kharfan-Dabaja MA, Prestidge TD, Savani BN, Smith SM, Sureda AM, Waller EK, Jaglowski S, Herrera AF, Armand P, Salit RB, Wagner-Johnston ND, Fuchs E, Bolaños-Meade J, Hamadani M) J Clin Oncol 2016 09 10;34(26):3141-9 PMID: 27269951 PMCID: PMC5012706 06/09/2016       53 Citations
  • Allogeneic Hematopoietic Cell Transplantation in Multiple Myeloma: Impact of Disease Risk and Post Allograft Minimal Residual Disease on Survival. (Dhakal B, D'Souza A, Martens M, Kapke J, Harrington AM, Pasquini M, Saber W, Drobyski WR, Zhang MJ, Hamadani M, Hari PN) Clin Lymphoma Myeloma Leuk 2016 07;16(7):379-86 PMID: 27160644 05/11/2016       2 Citations
  • Allogeneic transplantation provides durable remission in a subset of DLBCL patients relapsing after autologous transplantation. (Fenske TS, Ahn KW, Graff TM, DiGilio A, Bashir Q, Kamble RT, Ayala E, Bacher U, Brammer JE, Cairo M, Chen A, Chen YB, Chhabra S, D'Souza A, Farooq U, Freytes C, Ganguly S, Hertzberg M, Inwards D, Jaglowski S, Kharfan-Dabaja MA, Lazarus HM, Nathan S, Pawarode A, Perales MA, Reddy N, Seo S, Sureda A, Smith SM, Hamadani M) Br J Haematol 2016 07;174(2):235-48 PMID: 26989808 PMCID: PMC4940282 03/19/2016       24 Citations
  • DAS181 Treatment of Severe Parainfluenza Virus 3 Pneumonia in Allogeneic Hematopoietic Stem Cell Transplant Recipients Requiring Mechanical Ventilation. (Dhakal B, D'Souza A, Pasquini M, Saber W, Fenske TS, Moss RB, Drobyski WR, Hari P, Abidi MZ) Case Rep Med 2016;2016:8503275 PMID: 26941799 PMCID: PMC4749780 03/05/2016    
  • Signaling Pathways and Emerging Therapies in Multiple Myeloma. (Ramakrishnan V, D'Souza A) Curr Hematol Malig Rep 2016 Apr;11(2):156-64 PMID: 26922744 02/29/2016       6 Citations
  • New Light Chain Amyloid Response Criteria Help Risk Stratification of Patients by Day 100 after Autologous Hematopoietic Cell Transplantation. (D'Souza A, Huang J, Hari P) Biol Blood Marrow Transplant 2016 Apr;22(4):768-770 PMID: 26743343 PMCID: PMC4801777 01/09/2016       1 Citations
  • Significant Improvements in the Practice Patterns of Adult Related Donor Care in US Transplantation Centers. (Anthias C, Shaw BE, Kiefer DM, Liesveld JL, Yared J, Kamble RT, D'Souza A, Hematti P, Seftel MD, Norkin M, DeFilipp Z, Kasow KA, Abidi MH, Savani BN, Shah NN, Anderlini P, Diaz MA, Malone AK, Halter JP, Lazarus HM, Logan BR, Switzer GE, Pulsipher MA, Confer DL, O'Donnell PV) Biol Blood Marrow Transplant 2016 Mar;22(3):520-7 PMID: 26597080 PMCID: PMC4760616 11/26/2015       2 Citations
  • Monocyte recovery at day 100 is associated with improved survival in multiple myeloma patients who undergo allogeneic hematopoietic cell transplantation. (Dhakal B, Brazauskas R, Lara CA, Hari P, Pasquini M, D'Souza A) Bone Marrow Transplant 2016 Feb;51(2):297-9 PMID: 26457907 PMCID: PMC4956087 10/13/2015    
  • Improved Outcomes After Autologous Hematopoietic Cell Transplantation for Light Chain Amyloidosis: A Center for International Blood and Marrow Transplant Research Study. (D'Souza A, Dispenzieri A, Wirk B, Zhang MJ, Huang J, Gertz MA, Kyle RA, Kumar S, Comenzo RL, Peter Gale R, Lazarus HM, Savani BN, Cornell RF, Weiss BM, Vogl DT, Freytes CO, Scott EC, Landau HJ, Moreb JS, Costa LJ, Ramanathan M, Callander NS, Kamble RT, Olsson RF, Ganguly S, Nishihori T, Kindwall-Keller TL, Wood WA, Mark TM, Hari P) J Clin Oncol 2015 Nov 10;33(32):3741-9 PMID: 26371138 PMCID: PMC4737858 09/16/2015       62 Citations
  • Contribution of chemotherapy mobilization to disease control in multiple myeloma treated with autologous hematopoietic cell transplantation. (Uy GL, Costa LJ, Hari PN, Zhang MJ, Huang JX, Anderson KC, Bredeson CN, Callander NS, Cornell RF, Perez MA, Dispenzieri A, Freytes CO, Gale RP, Garfall A, Gertz MA, Gibson J, Hamadani M, Lazarus HM, Kalaycio ME, Kamble RT, Kharfan-Dabaja MA, Krishnan AY, Kumar SK, Kyle RA, Landau HJ, Lee CH, Maiolino A, Marks DI, Mark TM, Munker R, Nishihori T, Olsson RF, Ramanathan M, Rodriguez TE, Saad AA, Savani BN, Schiller GJ, Schouten HC, Schriber JR, Scott E, Seo S, Sharma M, Ganguly S, Stadtmauer EA, Tay J, To LB, Vesole DH, Vogl DT, Wagner JL, Wirk B, Wood WA, D'Souza A) Bone Marrow Transplant 2015 Dec;50(12):1513-8 PMID: 26301967 PMCID: PMC4548821 08/25/2015       12 Citations
  • Changes in cardiac biomarkers with bortezomib treatment in patients with advanced cardiac amyloidosis. (Hussain AS, Hari P, Brazauskas R, Arce-Lara C, Pasquini M, Hamadani M, D'Souza A) Am J Hematol 2015 Nov;90(11):E212-3 PMID: 26284951 PMCID: PMC4618044 08/19/2015       3 Citations
  • Reduced-Intensity Allografting as First Transplantation Approach in Relapsed/Refractory Grades One and Two Follicular Lymphoma Provides Improved Outcomes in Long-Term Survivors. (Klyuchnikov E, Bacher U, Kröger NM, Hari PN, Ahn KW, Carreras J, Bachanova V, Bashey A, Cohen JB, D'Souza A, Freytes CO, Gale RP, Ganguly S, Hertzberg MS, Holmberg LA, Kharfan-Dabaja MA, Klein A, Ku GH, Laport GG, Lazarus HM, Miller AM, Mussetti A, Olsson RF, Slavin S, Usmani SZ, Vij R, Wood WA, Maloney DG, Sureda AM, Smith SM, Hamadani M) Biol Blood Marrow Transplant 2015 Dec;21(12):2091-2099 PMID: 26253007 PMCID: PMC4639453 08/09/2015       24 Citations
  • Rehabilitation referrals and outcomes in the early period after hematopoietic cell transplantation. (Laine J, D'Souza A, Siddiqui S, Sayko O, Brazauskas R, Eickmeyer SM) Bone Marrow Transplant 2015 Oct;50(10):1352-7 PMID: 26146804 PMCID: PMC4598272 07/07/2015       4 Citations
  • Impact of Pretransplantation (18)F-fluorodeoxy Glucose-Positron Emission Tomography Status on Outcomes after Allogeneic Hematopoietic Cell Transplantation for Non-Hodgkin Lymphoma. (Bachanova V, Burns LJ, Ahn KW, Laport GG, Akpek G, Kharfan-Dabaja MA, Nishihori T, Agura E, Armand P, Jaglowski SM, Cairo MS, Cashen AF, Cohen JB, D'Souza A, Freytes CO, Gale RP, Ganguly S, Ghosh N, Holmberg LA, Inwards DJ, Kanate AS, Lazarus HM, Malone AK, Munker R, Mussetti A, Norkin M, Prestidge TD, Rowe JM, Satwani P, Siddiqi T, Stiff PJ, William BM, Wirk B, Maloney DG, Smith SM, Sureda AM, Carreras J, Hamadani M, Center for International Blood and Marrow Transplant Research Lymphoma Working Committee) Biol Blood Marrow Transplant 2015 Sep;21(9):1605-11 PMID: 25983043 PMCID: PMC4558181 05/20/2015       18 Citations
  • CYP2C19*17 genetic polymorphism--an uncommon cause of voriconazole treatment failure. (Abidi MZ, D'Souza A, Kuppalli K, Ledeboer N, Hari P) Diagn Microbiol Infect Dis 2015 Sep;83(1):46-8 PMID: 25986028 05/20/2015       3 Citations
  • Localized lymph node light chain amyloidosis. (Dhakal B, Harrington AM, Stadler ME, D'Souza A) Case Rep Hematol 2015;2015:816565 PMID: 25922771 PMCID: PMC4398934 04/30/2015    
  • Polyneuropathy improvement following autologous stem cell transplantation for POEMS syndrome. (Karam C, Klein CJ, Dispenzieri A, Dyck PJ, Mandrekar J, D'Souza A, Mauermann ML) Neurology 2015 May 12;84(19):1981-7 PMID: 25878176 PMCID: PMC4433461 04/17/2015       21 Citations
  • Superior efficacy but higher cost of plerixafor and abbreviated-course G-CSF for mobilizing hematopoietic progenitor cells (HPC) in AL amyloidosis. (Dhakal B, D'Souza A, Arce-Lara C, Pasquini M, Saber W, Falvo F, Esselman J, Zellner K, Fenske T, Hari PN, Hamadani M) Bone Marrow Transplant 2015 Apr;50(4):610-2 PMID: 25621807 01/27/2015       3 Citations
  • Chronic GVHD and concurrent new-onset nephrotic syndrome in allogeneic transplant recipients. Incidence, pattern and therapeutic outcomes. (Dhakal B, Singavi A, Cohen EP, Dangal M, Palmer J, Dall A, D'Souza A, Hamadani M, Hari PN) Bone Marrow Transplant 2015 Mar;50(3):449-51 PMID: 25387097 11/12/2014       3 Citations
  • Is 'informed consent' an 'understood consent' in hematopoietic cell transplantation? (D'Souza A, Pasquini M, Spellecy R) Bone Marrow Transplant 2015 Jan;50(1):10-4 PMID: 25243618 PMCID: PMC4320584 09/23/2014       12 Citations
  • Plerixafor and abbreviated-course granulocyte colony-stimulating factor for mobilizing hematopoietic progenitor cells in light chain amyloidosis. (Dhakal B, Strouse C, D'Souza A, Arce-Lara C, Esselman J, Eastwood D, Pasquini M, Saber W, Drobyski W, Rizzo JD, Hari PN, Hamadani M) Biol Blood Marrow Transplant 2014 Dec;20(12):1926-31 PMID: 25111581 08/12/2014       14 Citations
  • Pharmaceutical amyloidosis associated with subcutaneous insulin and enfuvirtide administration. (D'Souza A, Theis JD, Vrana JA, Dogan A) Amyloid 2014 Jun;21(2):71-5 PMID: 24446896 PMCID: PMC4021035 01/23/2014       23 Citations
  • Low levels of interleukin-1 receptor antagonist (IL-1RA) predict engraftment syndrome after autologous stem cell transplantation in POEMS syndrome and other plasma cell neoplasms. (Keyzner A, D'Souza A, Lacy M, Gertz M, Hayman S, Buadi F, Kumar S, Dingli D, Engebretson A, Tong C, Dispenzieri A) Biol Blood Marrow Transplant 2013 Sep;19(9):1395-8 PMID: 23792270 06/25/2013       4 Citations
  • Localized tongue amyloidosis: a single institutional case series. (O'Reilly A, D'Souza A, Lust J, Price D) Otolaryngol Head Neck Surg 2013 Aug;149(2):240-4 PMID: 23715681 05/30/2013       8 Citations
  • Waldenström macroglobulinaemia: the key questions. (D'Souza A, Ansell S, Reeder C, Gertz MA) Br J Haematol 2013 Aug;162(3):295-303 PMID: 23651417 05/09/2013       4 Citations
  • Exploring the amyloid proteome in immunoglobulin-derived lymph node amyloidosis using laser microdissection/tandem mass spectrometry. (D'Souza A, Theis J, Quint P, Kyle R, Gertz M, Zeldenrust S, Vrana J, Dogan A, Dispenzieri A) Am J Hematol 2013 Jul;88(7):577-80 PMID: 23606017 04/23/2013       9 Citations
  • Association between ipilimumab and celiac disease. (Gentile NM, D'Souza A, Fujii LL, Wu TT, Murray JA) Mayo Clin Proc 2013 Apr;88(4):414-7 PMID: 23541015 04/02/2013    
  • Localized Amyloidosis of the Urinary Bladder: New Pathological Features Revealed by Mass Spectrometry-Based Proteomics. (Mereuta O, D’Souza A, Vrana J, Theis J, Quint P, Dispenzieri A, Grogg K, Dogan A. ) Modern Pathology Mod Pathol. 2013;26:234A 02/01/2013    
  • Localized insulin-derived amyloidosis: a potential pitfall in the diagnosis of systemic amyloidosis by fat aspirate. (D'Souza A, Theis JD, Vrana JA, Buadi F, Dispenzieri A, Dogan A) Am J Hematol 2012 Nov;87(11):E131-2 PMID: 23044893 10/10/2012       10 Citations
  • Lymphoma-associated versus lymphocytic-variant hypereosinophilia. (D'Souza A, Pardanani A, Tefferi A) Leuk Lymphoma 2012 Nov;53(11):2103-4 PMID: 22762549 07/06/2012       1 Citations
  • Long-term follow-up of FIP1L1-PDGFRA-mutated patients with eosinophilia: survival and clinical outcome. (Pardanani A, D'Souza A, Knudson RA, Hanson CA, Ketterling RP, Tefferi A) Leukemia 2012 Nov;26(11):2439-41 PMID: 22705991 06/19/2012       22 Citations
  • Long-term outcomes after autologous stem cell transplantation for patients with POEMS syndrome (osteosclerotic myeloma): a single-center experience. (D'Souza A, Lacy M, Gertz M, Kumar S, Buadi F, Hayman S, Dingli D, Zeldenrust S, Kyle R, Ansell S, Inwards D, Johnston P, Micallef I, Porrata L, Litzow M, Gastineau D, Hogan W, Dispenzieri A) Blood 2012 Jul 05;120(1):56-62 PMID: 22611150 05/23/2012       70 Citations
  • Clinically significant anti-A(1) in a presumed ABO-identical hematopoietic stem cell transplant recipient: a case report. (Jaben EA, Jacob EK, Tauscher C, D'Souza A, Hogan WJ, Stubbs JR) Transfusion 2013 Jan;53(1):202-5 PMID: 22574682 05/12/2012       2 Citations
  • The utility of plasma vascular endothelial growth factor levels in the diagnosis and follow-up of patients with POEMS syndrome. (D'Souza A, Hayman SR, Buadi F, Mauermann M, Lacy MQ, Gertz MA, Kyle RA, Kumar S, Greipp PR, Lust JA, Russell SJ, Zeldenrust S, Dingli D, Witzig TE, Rajkumar SV, Dispenzieri A) Blood 2011 Oct 27;118(17):4663-5 PMID: 21881050 09/02/2011       90 Citations
  • Progressive multifocal leukoencephalopathy in chronic lymphocytic leukemia: a report of three cases and review of the literature. (D'Souza A, Wilson J, Mukherjee S, Jaiyesimi I) Clin Lymphoma Myeloma Leuk 2010 Feb;10(1):E1-9 PMID: 20223720 03/13/2010       37 Citations
  • Granulocyte colony-stimulating factor administration: adverse events. (D'Souza A, Jaiyesimi I, Trainor L, Venuturumili P) Transfus Med Rev 2008 Oct;22(4):280-90 PMID: 18848155 10/14/2008       51 Citations
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