Hector Alejandro Preti, MD

Associate Professor of Clinical Medicine, Institute for Academic Medicine
Associate Clinical Member, Research Institute
Houston Methodist


Publications

Hypothalamic relapse of a cardiac large B-cell lymphoma presenting with memory loss, confabulation, alexia-agraphia, apathy, hypersomnia, appetite disturbances and diabetes insipidus
Ospina-Garciá, N, Román, GC, Pascual, B, Schwartz, MR & Preti, HA 2018, BMJ case reports, vol. 2018, 217700. DOI: 10.1136/bcr-2016-217700

Complement activation: an atypical presentation of an atypical syndrome
Iardino, A, Bunin, V, Truong, LD & Preti, HA 2017, BMJ case reports, vol. 2017. DOI: 10.1136/bcr-2017-221798

Points to Remember: Practical Pearls in Onco-Cardiology
Preti, HA 2015, Methodist DeBakey Cardiovascular Journal, vol. 11, no. 4, pp. 254. DOI: 10.14797/mdcj-11-4-254

Enhanced antimyeloma cytotoxicity by the combination of arsenic trioxide and bortezomib is further potentiated by p38 MAPK inhibition
Wen, J, Feng, Y, Huang, W, Chen, H, Liao, B, Rice, L, Preti, HA, Kamble, RT, Zu, Y, Ballon, DJ & Chang, CC 2010, Leukemia Research, vol. 34, no. 1, pp. 85-92. DOI: 10.1016/j.leukres.2009.05.024

Prognostic impact of C-REL expression in diffuse large B-cell lymphoma
Curry, CV, Ewton, AA, Olsen, RJ, Logan, BR, Preti, HA, Liu, YC, Perkins, SL & Chang, CC 2009, Journal of Hematopathology, vol. 2, no. 1, pp. 20-26. DOI: 10.1007/s12308-009-0021-4

Atypical NK-cell proliferation of the gastrointestinal tract in a patient with antigliadin antibodies but not celiac disease
Vega, F, Chang, CC, Schwartz, MR, Preti, HA, Younes, M, Ewton, A, Verm, R & Jaffe, ES 2006, American Journal of Surgical Pathology, vol. 30, no. 4, pp. 539-544. DOI: 10.1097/00000478-200604000-00017

Myelodysplasia and acute myeloid leukemia following therapy for indolent lymphoma with fludarabine, mitoxantrone, and dexamethasone (FND) plus rituximab and interferon alpha
McLaughlin, P, Estey, E, Glassman, A, Romaguera, J, Samaniego, F, Ayala, A, Hayes, K, Maddox, AM, Preti, HA & Hagemeister, FB 2005, Blood, vol. 105, no. 12, pp. 4573-4575. DOI: 10.1182/blood-2004-08-3035

Primary central nervous system lymphoma: Phase I evaluation of infusional bromodeoxyuridine with whole brain accelerated fractionation radiation therapy after chemotherapy
Dabaja, BS, McLaughlin, P, Ha, CS, Pro, B, Meyers, CA, Seabrooke, LF, Wilder, RB, Kyritsis, AP, Preti, HA, Yung, WKA, Levin, V, Cabanillas, F & Cox, JD 2003, Cancer, vol. 98, no. 5, pp. 1021-1028. DOI: 10.1002/cncr.11627

Fludarabine, mitoxantrone, dexamethasone (FND) compared with an alternating triple therapy (ATT) regimen in patients with stage IV indolent lymphoma
Tsimberidou, AM, McLaughlin, P, Younes, A, Rodriguez, MA, Hagemeister, FB, Sarris, A, Romaguera, J, Hess, M, Smith, TL, Yang, Y, Ayala, A, Preti, A, Lee, MS & Cabanillas, F 2002, Blood, vol. 100, no. 13, pp. 4351-4357. DOI: 10.1182/blood-2001-12-0269

Paclitaxel plus topotecan treatment for patients with relapsed or refractory aggressive non-Hodgkin's lymphoma
Younes, A, Preti, HA, Hagemeister, FB, McLaughlin, P, Romaguera, JE, Rodriguez, MA, Samuels, BI, Palmer, JL & Cabanillas, F 2001, Annals of Oncology, vol. 12, no. 7, pp. 923-927. DOI: 10.1023/A:1011172215216

Safety of fludarabine, mitoxantrone, and dexamethasone combined with rituximab in the treatment of stage IV indolent lymphoma
McLaughlin, P, Hagemeister, FB, Rodriguez, MA, Sarris, AH, Pate, O, Younes, A, Lee, MS, Dang, NH, Romaguera, JE, Preti, AH, McAda, N & Cabanillas, F 2000, Seminars in Oncology, vol. 27, no. 6 SUPPL. 12, pp. 37-41.

Molecular response assessed by PCR is the most important factor predicting failure-free survival in indolent follicular lymphoma: Update of the MDACC series
López-Guillermo, A, Cabanillas, F, McLaughlin, P, Smith, T, Hagemeister, F, Rodríguez, MA, Romaguera, JE, Younes, A, Sarris, AH, Preti, HA, Pugh, W & Lee, MS 2000, Annals of Oncology, vol. 11, no. SUPPL. 1.

Phase II study of paclitaxel in combination with mitoxantrone and ifosfamide/mesna for patients with relapsed or refractory non-Hodgkin's lymphoma after failure to cytarabine/cisplatin combination
Romaguera, JE, Alma Rodriguez, M, Hagemeister, FB, McLaughlin, P, Rodriguez, J, Preti, A, Younes, A, Sarris, AH & Cabanillas, F 1999, Investigational New Drugs, vol. 17, no. 2, pp. 187-192. DOI: 10.1023/A:1006383503022

Interleukin-10 levels are often elevated in serum of adults with Hodgkin's disease and are associated with inferior failure-free survival
Sarris, AH, Kliche, KO, Pethambaram, P, Preti, A, Tucker, S, Jackow, C, Messina, O, Pugh, W, Hagemeister, FB, McLaughlin, P, Rodriguez, MA, Romaguera, J, Fritsche, H, Witzig, T, Duvic, M, Andreeff, M & Cabanillas, F 1999, Annals of Oncology, vol. 10, no. 4, pp. 433-440. DOI: 10.1023/A:1008301602785

Correlation of bcl-2 rearrangement with clinical characteristics and outcome in indolent follicular lymphoma
López-Guillermo, A, Cabanillas, F, McDonnell, TI, McLaughlin, P, Smith, T, Pugh, W, Hagemeister, F, Rodríguez, MA, Romaguera, JE, Younes, A, Sarris, AH, Preti, HA & Lee, MS 1999, Blood, vol. 93, no. 9, pp. 3081-3087.

Paclitaxel plus high-dose cyclosphosphamide with G-CSF support in patients with relapsed and refractory aggressive non-Hodgkin's lymphoma
Younes, A, Romaguera, J, Mesina, O, Hagemeister, F, Sarris, AH, Rodriguez, MA, Mclaughlin, P, Preti, HA, Bachier, C & Cabanillas, F 1998, British Journal of Haematology, vol. 103, no. 3, pp. 678-683. DOI: 10.1046/j.1365-2141.1998.01048.x

Ninety-six-hour paclitaxel infusion with mitoxantrone and Ifosfamide/Mesna and consolidation with ESHAP for refractory and relapsed non-Hodgkin's lymphoma
Romaguera, JE, Hagemeister, FB, Mclaughlin, P, Rodriguez, MA, Bachier, C, Preti, H, Sarris, AH, Weber, D, Younes, A & Cabanillas, F 1998, Leukemia and Lymphoma, vol. 32, no. 1-2, pp. 97-106.

The clinical significance of molecular response in indolent follicular lymphomas
López-Guillermo, A, Cabanillas, F, McLaughlin, P, Smith, T, Hagemeister, F, Rodríguez, MA, Romaguera, JE, Younes, A, Sarris, AH, Preti, HA, Pugh, W & Lee, MS 1998, Blood, vol. 91, no. 8, pp. 2955-2960.

Use of the international prognostic index and the tumor score to detect poor-risk patients with primary mediastinal large B-Cell lymphoma: A study of 37 previously untreated patients
Romaguera, JE, Rodríguez Díaz-Pavon, J, Carías, L, Hagemeister, FB, Mclaughlin, P, Rodríguez, MA, Sarris, AH, Younes, A, Preti, A, Bachier, C, Llerena, E & Cabanillas, F 1998, Leukemia and Lymphoma, vol. 28, no. 3-4, pp. 295-306.

High-dose chemotherapy for relapsed and refractory diffuse large B-cell lymphoma: Mediastinal localization predicts for a favorable outcome
Popat, U, Przepiork, D, Champlin, R, Pugh, W, Amin, K, Mehra, R, Rodriguez, J, Giralt, S, Romaguera, J, Rodriguez, A, Preti, A, Andersson, B, Khouri, I, Claxton, D, de Lima, M, Donato, M, Anderlini, P, Gajewski, J, Cabanillas, F & van Besien, K 1998, Journal of Clinical Oncology, vol. 16, no. 1, pp. 63-69.