Dix Phillip Poppas, M.D., F.A.A.P., F.A.C.S.

Pediatric Urology


Peer Reviewed Publications

  1. Hubbard, J., Shirwany, T., Poppas, D., and Kalimi, M.: Rapid, High Temperature Glucocorticoid Receptor Exchange Assay. The Virginia Journal of Science, 138, June 1984.
  2. Kalimi, M., Hubbard, J., Poppas, D., and Shirwany,T.: Glucocorticoid Regulation of Hepatic Glucocorticoid Receptors In Vivo and its Relationship to Induction of Tyrosine Amino Transferase Activity. Published in The Proceedings of the 7th International Congress of Endocrinology, # 650,1984.
  3. Hubbard, J., Mattmueller, D., Steinberg, J., Poppas, D., and Sledge C.: Effect of Steroid Hormones on Endotoxin-mediated Cartilage Degradation. Molecular and Cellular Biochemistry, 79: 31-37,1988.
  4. Poppas, D., Schlossberg, S., Richmond, I., Gilbert, D., and Devine, Jr., C.: Laser Welding in Urethral Surgery: Improved Results with a Protein Solder. J. Urology, 139:415-417, 1988.
  5. Ganesan, G., Poppas, D., Schlossberg, S., and Devine, JR., C.: Urethral Reconstruction Using the CO2 Laser: An Experimental Evaluation. J. of Urology, 142:1139-1141, 1989.
  6. Sosa, E. R., Weingram, J., Poppas, D., and Lyons, J.: Physiological Considerations in Laparoscopic Surgery in Urology. J. Endourology, Vol 6, No.2: 85-87, 1992.
  7. Poppas, D., Rooke, C., Schlossberg, S.: Optimal Parameters for CO2 Laser Reconstruction of Urethral Tissue Using a Protein Solder. J. of Urology, 148:220-224, 1992.
  8. Choma, T., Poppas, D., Rooke, C., Schlossberg, S.: Patch Graft Urethroplasty with the CO2 Laser in the Rabbit: A Pre-Clinical Study. Lasers Surg. Med., 12:639-644, 1992.
  9. Rooke, C., Poppas, D., Schlossberg, S.: Patch Graft Urethroplasty in the Rat Using a   CO2 Laser. Urology, 41(6):585-589, 1993.
  10. Poppas, D., Mininberg, D., Spencer, J., Hyacinth, L., and Schlossberg, S.: Patch Graft Urethroplasty Using Dye Enhanced Laser Tissue Welding with a Human Protein Solder: A Pre-Clinical Canine Model. J. of Urology, 150:648-650, 1993.
  11. Poppas, D., Sutaria, P., Sosa, E., Mininberg, D., and Schlossberg, S.: Chromophore Enhanced Laser Welding of Canine Ureters In Vitro Using a Human Protein Solder: A Preliminary Step for Laparoscopic Tissue Welding. J. of Urology, 150:1052-1055, 1993
  12. Poppas, D., Choma, T., Rooke, C., Schlossberg, S.: Preparation of Human Albumin Solder for Laser Tissue Welding. Lasers Surg. Med., 13:577-580, 1993.
  13. Poppas, D.P., Sosa, R.E., and Schlossberg, S.M.: Can Lasers Deliver a Sutureless Anastomosis to Urology?. Contemporary Urology, Vol. 5, No. 10, October 1993.
  14. Poppas, D.P., Schlossberg, S.M.: Laser Tissue Welding in Urologic Surgery. Urology, 43, No 2:143-148, 1994.
  15. Klioze, S., Poppas, D., Rooke, C., Choma, T., and Schlossberg, S.: Development and Initial Application of a Real Time Thermal Control System for Laser Tissue Welding. J. of Urology, 152, 744-748, 1994.
  16. Gardner, T.A., Wei, J, Poppas, D.P., and Blaivas, J.G.: Volvulus of the Ileal Conduit: A Late Complication. J. Urology, 152:948-950, 1994.
  17. Uzzo, R., Poppas, D., Schuman, R., Vaughan, Jr., E.: An Unusual Cause of Duodenal Obstruction: Ureteropelvic Junction Obstruction and the Renoalimentary Relationship. Urology, 44, No.3:433-436, 1994.
  18. Lemack, GE., Poppas, DP., and Vaughan, Jr., ED.: Urologic Causes for Gynecomastia: Approach to Diagnosis and Treatment. Urology, 45:313-319, 1995.
  19. Poppas, D., Klioze, S., Uzzo, R., and Schlossberg, S.: Temperature Controlled Burst Strength Measurements of Various Sutures Used in Laser Tissue Welding. Urology, 45:253-257, 1995.
  20. Poppas, D., Uzzo, R., Retik, A.: Use of a Catheter Limiter During Intermittent Catheterization. Urology, 45:1049-1051, 1995.
  21. Britanisky, R., Poppas, D.P. Sosa, R.E., D.T. Mininberg.: Laparoscopic Laser Assisted Bladder Autoaugmentation. Urology, 46:31-35, 1995.
  22. Uzzo, R.G., Lemack G.E., and Poppas, D.P.: Genitourinary Reconstructive Surgery Utilizing Laser Tissue Welding. Tech. Urology, 2 (1): 1-18, 1995.
  23. Poppas, D., Lemack, G., and Mininberg, M.: Laparoscopic Orchiopexy: Clinical Experience and Description of Technique. J. Urology, 155:708-711, 1996.
  24. Poppas, D., Uzzo, R., Britanisky, R., Wright, J., Mininberg, D.: Laparoscopic Laser Assisted Autoaugmentation of the Pediatric Neurogenic Bladder: Early Experience with Urodynamic Follow- up. J. Urology, 155:1057-1060, 1996.
  25. Poppas, D, Stewart, B., Massicotte, M., Wolga, A., Kung, R., Retik, A. and Freeman, M.: Temperature Controlled Laser Photocoagulation of Soft Tissue: In Vivo Evaluation Using a Tissue Welding Model. Lasers Surg. Med., 18:335-344, 1996.
  26. Poppas, D.P., Gillis, L.A., and Retik, A.B.: Balloon-Wire Retrieval of a Migrated Urethral Stent in the Early Postoperative Period. Urology, 47:915-917, 1996.
  27. Poppas, D., Wright, E., Guthrie, P., and Schlossberg, S.: Human Albumin Solders for Clinical    Application During Laser Tissue Welding. Lasers Surg Med., 19:2-8, 1996.
  28. Poppas, D., Massicotte, M., Stewart, R., Atala, A., Retik, A., and Freeman, M.: Human Albumin Solder Supplemented withTGF-1 Accelerates Healing Following Laser Welded Wound Closure. Lasers Surg. Med., 19:360-368, 1996.
  29. Wolf, S.J., Soble, J.J., Nakada, S.Y., Clayman, R.V., and Poppas, D.P.: Comparison of Fibrin Glue, Laser Weld, and Mechanical Suturing Device for the Laparoscopic Closure of Ureterotomy in a Porcine Model. J. Urology, 157:1487-1492, 1997
  30. Poppas, D, Uzzo, R, Bilsky, M.: Effect of Pneumoperitoneum on Intracranial Pressure During Pediatric Laparoscopic Surgery: Preliminary Experience. Urology, 49:753-757, 1997.
  31. Wright, EJ., Poppas, DP., and Schlossberg, SM.: Comparison of Multiple Laser Wavelengths and Human Albumin Solder for Laser Tissue Welding of the Ureter. Techniques in Urology 3(3):176-   181, 1997.
  32. Massicotte, M., Stewart, B., and Poppas, D.: Effects of Endogenous Absorption in Human Albumin Solder for Acute Laser Wound Closure. Lasers Surg Med., 23:18-24, 1998.
  33. Poppas, D., Folkman, J, Voest, E., Chen, X., Luster, A., Weingartner, C., and O’Donnell, M.: Intravesical Bacillus Calmette-Guerin (BCG) Induces the Antiangiogenic Chemokine Interferon-Inducible Protein-10. Urology, 52(2): 268-276, 1998.
  34. Pavlovich, C.P., Gmyrek, G.A., Gardner, T.A., Poppas, D.P., and Mininberg, D.T.: Transinguinal Laparoscopy Using Flexible Scopes: Urologic Instruments to Assess the Contralateral Inguinal Ring. Techniques in Urology, 4:3, 141-144, 1998.
  35. Lauto A, Poppas DP, and Murrell GAC: Solubility Study of Albumin solders for Laser Tissue Welding. Lasers in Surgery and Medicine, 23:258-262, 1998.
  36. Phillips, ABM., Ginsburg, BY., Shin, SJ., Soslow, R., Ko, W., and Poppas, DP.: Laser Welding for Vascular Anastomosis Using Albumin Solder: An Approach for MID-CAB. Lasers in Surgery and Medicine, 24:264-268, 1999.
  37. Poppas, DP, Bleustein, CB, and Peters, CA: Box Stitch Modification of Hasson Technique for Pediatric Laparoscopy. J. Endourology, 13(6), 447-450, August 1999.
  38. Lauto, A., Kirman, I., Felsen, D., and Poppas, D.: Two-Layer Film as a Laser Soldering Device. Lasers in Surgery and Medicine, 25:250-256, 1999.
  39. Fung, L.C.T., Mingin, G.C., Massicotte, M., Felsen, D and Poppas, D.: Effects of Temperature on Tissue Thermal Injury and Wound Strength Following Photothermal Wound Closure. Lasers in Surgery and Medicine 25:285-290, 1999.
  40. Kirman, I., Lauto, A., Phillips, A., Hamawy, A., Heldman, Eli, Felsen, D., and Poppas, D.: Effect of Laser Welding with Human Albumin on Expression of P-Selectin on Platelets. Lasers in Surgery and Medicine, 25:438-444, 1999.
  41. Cuomo, BE., Lauto, A., Kirman, I., Felsen, D., and Poppas, D.: Assessment of the Degradation of Denatured Albumin Solder by Human Urine. J. Urology, 163:634-637, 2000.
  42. Bleustein, CB., Cuomo, B., Mingin, GC., Ohebshalom, M., Shin, SJ., Stewart, RB., Felsen, D., Soslow, RA., Sennett M., and Poppas, DP.: Laser-Assisted Demucosalized Gastrocystoplasty with Autoaugmentation in a Canine Model. Urology, 55 93 0:437-442, 2000.
  43. Bleustein CB, Felsen D, and Poppas DP: Welding Characteristics of Different Albumin Species With and Without Fatty Acids. Lasers in Surgery and Medicine, 27:82-86, 2000.
  44. Yao, D, and Poppas, D.: A Clinical Series of Laparoscopic Nephrectomy, Nephorureterectomy and Partial Nephrecotomy with Ureterectomy in the Pediatric Population: J. Urology, 163:1531-1535, 2000.
  45. Bleustein CB, Felsen, D and Poppas DP: Semi-Solid Albumin Solder for Laser Tissue Welding. Lasers in Medicine and Surgery, 27:140-146, 2000.
  46. Miyajima A, Chen J, Kirman I, Poppas DP, Vaughan ED Jr, and Felsen D.: Interaction of Nitric Oxide and Transforming Growth Factor-ß -1 induced by Angiotensin II and Mechanical Stretch in Rat Renal Tubular Epithelial Cell. J. Urology, Vol. 164, 1729-1734, 2000.
  47. Poppas, DP and Wei, JT.: The Concealed Laparoscopic Orchidopexy. British Journal of Urology, 86: 138-139, 2000.
  48. Pavlovich, CP., Kralintg, BM., Stewart, RJ., Chen X., Bochner, BH., Luster, AD., Poppas, DP., and O’Donnell, MA.: BCG-Induced Urinary Cytokines Inhibit Microvascular Endothelial Cell Proliferation. Journal of Urology. 163(6): 2014-21, 2000.
  49. Miyajima A, Chen J, Lawrence C, Ledbetter S, Pigato J, Lemer M, Stern J, Poppas DP, Vaughan ED Jr, Felsen, D. Antibody to TGF-beta Ameliorates Tubular Apoptosis In Unilateral Ureteral Obstruction. Kid Int. 58:23012313, 2000.
  50. Hochberg D., Johnson CW, Chen J, Cohen D, Stern J, Vaughan ED Jr, Poppas DP, Felsen D. Interstitial Fibrosis of Unilateral Ureteral Obstruction is Exacerbated in Kidneys of Mice Lacking the Gene for Inducible Nitric Oxide Synthase. Lab. Invest 80:1721-1728, 2000.
  51. Bleustein CB, Sennett M, Kung RTV, Felsen D, Poppas DP, and Stewart RB: Differential Scanning Calorimetry of Albumin Solders: Interspecies Differences and Fatty Acid Binding effects the Protein Denaturation. Lasers in Surgery and Medicine, 27:465-470, 2000.
  52. Rucker, GB., Scherr, DS., and Poppas, DP.: Laser Tissue Welding – Poised for the New Millennium. Surgical Technology International, 9:33-38, 2001.
  53. Esposito, MP., Bleustein, CB., Felsen,D, and Poppas, DP.: Mechanism of Healing Following Snodgrass Hypospadias Repair. J. Urology, 165:277-279, 2001.
  54. Lauto, A., Stewart, R., Ohebshalom, M., Felsen, D., and Poppas D.P.: The Impact of Moisture on Laser Tissue Soldering with Solid Albumin. Lasers in Surgery and Medicine, 28:44-49, 2001.
  55. Lauto, A, Hamawy, A.H., Phillips, A.B.M., Petratos, P.B., Raman, J., Felsen, D., Ko W. and Poppas, DP: Carotid Artery Anastomosis with Albumin Solder and Near Infrared Lasers: A comparative Study. Lasers in Surgery and Medicine, 28:50-55, 2001.
  56. Miyajima A, Chen J, Poppas DP, Vaughan ED Jr, and Felsen, D.: Role of Nitric Oxide in Renal Tubular Apoptosis of Unilateral Ureteral Obstruction. Kidney International, 59:1290-1303, 2001.
  57. Lauto A, Ohebshalom M, Esposito M. Mingin J. Li PS, Felsen D, Goldstein M and Poppas DP: Self-Expandable Chitosan Stent: Design and Preparation. Biomaterials 22(13): 1869-74, 2001.
  58. Talmor M, Bleustein C, and Poppas D: Laser Tissue Welding: A Biotechnological Advance For the Future. Arch of Facial Plastic Surgery, 3:207-213, 2001.   
  59. Stewart RB, Bleustein CB, Petratos PB, Chin K, Poppas DP, and Kung RTV.: Highly Concentrated Autologous Serum : Biochemically Neutral Solders for Tissue Welding. Lasers in Surgery and Medicine, 29:336-342, 2001.
  60. Petratos P, Bleustein C, Baergen R, Felsen D, and Poppas D: Ex Vivo Evaluation of Human Fetal Membrane Closure Techniques. Lasers in Surgery and Medicine 30:48-53, 2002.
  61. Pareek G, Specht M, Lin D, Petratos P, Fahey T, Soslow R, Felsen D, and Poppas D: Hand-Assisted Demucosalized Gastrocystoplasty Comparing Different Tissue Closure. Urology, 58(4): 625-630, 2001.
  62. Petratos P, Rucker B, Soslow R, Felsen D, and Poppas D: Evaluation of Octylcyanoacrylate in Wound Repair of Clinical Circumcision and Human Skin Incisional Healing in a Nude Rat Model. J. Urology 167P677-679, 2002.
  63. Gmyrek, GA, New, MI, Sosa, RE, Poppas, DP: Bilateral Laparoscopic Adrenalectomy as a Treatment for Classic Congenital Adrenal Hyperplasia Due to 21- Hydroxylase Deficiency. J. of Pediatrics, 109 (2):e29, 2002.
  64. Petratos P, Chen J, Felsen D, and Poppas D: Local Pharmaceutical Release from a New Hydrogel Implant. Journal of Surgical Research, 103,55-60, 2002.
  65. Rivera A, Walker BS, Bleustein CB, Felsen D, Sadelain M, and Poppas DP: Enhanced Adenoviral Vector Mediated Gene Transfer Human Serum Albumin Solder. Lasers in Surgery and Medicine 30:313-319, 2002.
  66. Petratos P, Ito K, Felsen D, and Poppas D: Cross Linked Matrix Tissue Sealant Protects Against Mortality and Hemorrhage in an Acute Renal Injury Model in Heparinized Rats. J. Urology 167: 222-2224, 2002.
  67. Specht M, Pareek G, Lin D, Bleustein C, Fahey T, Felsen D, and Poppas D: Hand-Assisted Laparoscopic Autoaugmentation Gastrocystoplasy. Surgical Endoscopy, July, 2002)
  68. Petratos P, Felsen D, McPherson J, and Poppas, D: Transforming Growth Factor-beta 2 (TGF-2) Reverses the Inhibitory Effects of Fibrin Sealant on Cutaneous Wound Repair in the Pig. Wound Repair and Regeneration 10 (4):252-258, 2002.
  69. Felsen D, Dardashti K, Ostad M, Lemer M, Gross S, Chen J, Vaughan E and Poppas D: Inducible Nitric Oxide Synthase (iNOS) Promotes Pathophysiological consequences of Experimental Bladder Outlet Obstruction. J. Urology 169:1569-1572, 2003.
  70. Petratos P, Bleustein C, Soslow R, Felsen D, and Poppas D: Full Thickness Human Foreskin Transplantation onto Nude Rats: As an In Vivo Model of Acute Human Wound Healing. J. Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery, 111:No. 6, 1988-1997, 2003.
  71. Cilento B, Diamond D, Yeung C, Manzoni G, Poppas D, Hensle T: Laparoscopically Assisted Ureterocystoplasty. BJU 91, 526-527, 2003.
  72. Stahl P, Tash J and Poppas D: Deep Hemangioma of the Scrotum as a Rare Presentation of Scrotal Mass in Children. BJU International, 91.9cr, June 2003.
  73. Schnitzer JJ, Donahoe PK, Tash J, Poppas D: Single-Stage Surgical Reconstruction for Infants with Congenital Adrenal Hyperplasia. The Endocrinologist, 13:No 3, 190-194, 2003.
  74. David S and Poppas D: Henoch-Schonlein Purpura Involving the Glans Penis. Urology 61:1035, 2003.
  75. Munver R, Del Pizzo J, Sosa E, Poppas D: Minimally Invasive Surgical Management of Ureteropelvic Junction Obstruction: Laparoscopic and Robot-Assisted Laparoscopic Pyeloplasty. J. Long Term Effects of Medical Implants, 13:367-384, 2003.
  76. Ito K, Chen J, Poppas DP, Vaughan ED, Jr., Seshan SV and Felsen D. Dietary L-arginine Supplementation Improves Both Glomerular Filtration Rate and Renal Blood Flow after 24 Hours of Unilateral Ureteral Obstruction in Rats. J. Urology 171, 926-930, 2004.
  77. Stern J, Stahl J, Felsen D, Poppas D. Effect of Testosterone on Angiogenesis in a Xenograft Model of Human Skin Healing. Urology 63: 999-1003, 2004.
  78. Ito K*, Chen J, El Chaar M, Stern J, Seshan S, Khodadadian J, Eaton C, Poppas D, Vaughan ED, Felsen D Liposome-mediated Transfer of Inducible Nitric Oxide Synthase Gene into the Kidney. Kidney International 66: 1365-75, 2004. [With cover photo].
  79. Ito K, Chen J, Tomohiko A, Vaughan ED Jr, Poppas DP, Hayakawa M, Felsen D. Liposome-mediated Gene Therapy in the Kidney. Human Cell 17:17-28, 2004.
  80. Ito K, Chen J, El Chaar M, Stern JM, Seshan SV,. Khodadadian JJ, Richardson I, Hyman MJ, Vaughan ED Jr, Poppas DP, Felsen D. Renal Damage Progresses Despite Improvement of Renal Function After Relief of Unilateral Ureteral Obstruction (UUO) in Adult Rats. Am J Physiol Renal 287: F1283F1293, 2004.
  81. Vaughan ED Jr, Marion D, Poppas DP, Felsen D. Pathophysiology of Unilateral Ureteral Obstruction: Studies from Charlottesville to New York. J. Urol, 172:6, 2563-2569, 2004.
  82. Stern J, Chen J, Silver RB, Poppas DP, Vaughan ED Jr, Felsen D. Effect of Unilateral Ureteral Obstruction on Dopamine1A Receptor Reveals a Link between Dopamine, Transforming Growth Factor-β and Nitric Oxide. American J. Physiol [Renal], 286: 509-515, 2004.
  83. David S, and Poppas D: Nerve Sparing Extravesical Ureteral Reimplantation: Description of Technique and Evaluation of Urinary Retention in Bilateral Cases. J. Urology, 2004.
  84. Schiff S, Kelly C, Goldstein M, Schlegel P and Poppas D: Managing varicoceles in children: results with microsurgical varicocelectomy. Urology 399-403, 2005.
  85. El Chaar M, Chen J, Stern JM, Seshan SV, Poppas DP, Vaughan ED Jr, Felsen D. Renal COX-2 in Unilateral Ureteral Obstruction (UUO): Pattern of Expression and Role in Interstitial Fibrosis. Journal of Urology. In Press, 2005.
  86. El Chaar MM, Attia E, Chen J, Hannafin J, Poppas DP, Felsen D. Effects of a Cyclooxygenase-2 Inhibitor on Matrix Synthesis in Stretched Fibroblasts. Submitted, Nephrology, 2004.
  87. Ito K, Chen J, Seshan SV, Khodadadian JJ, Gallagher R, El Chaar M, Vaughan ED Jr, Poppas DP, Felsen D. Dietary Arginine Supplementation Attenuates Renal Damage after Relief of Unilateral Ureteral Obstruction in Rats. Submitted, Kidney International, 2004.
  88. Poppas D, Chaar M, Kelly C and New M: Clitoral Sensitivity and Viability Following a Modified Reduction Clitoroplasty with Follow-up Evaluation in 23 Patients. (In Preparation, J. Urology, 2004)
  89. Kellner D*, Chen J, Seshan S, Poppas D, Vaughan ED, Felsen D. Losartan, an Angiotensin II (AII) Receptor Antagonist, Decreases Apoptosis and Macrophage Infiltration in Unilateral Ureteral Obstruction (UUO) in Rats. (In Preparation)
  90. Broadbelt NV. Stahl PJ. Chen J. Mizrahi M. Lal A. Bozkurt A. Poppas DP. Felsen D. Early upregulation of iNOS mRNA expression and increase in NO metabolites in pressurized renal epithelial cells. American Journal of Physiology - Renal Physiology. 293(6):F1877-88, 2007 Dec.
  91. Yang J. Felsen D. Poppas DP. Nerve sparing ventral clitoroplasty: analysis of clitoral sensitivity and viability. Journal of Urology. 178(4 Pt 2):1598-601, 2007 Oct.
  92. Poppas DP. Hochsztein AA. Baergen RN. Loyd E. Chen J. Felsen D. Nerve sparing ventral clitoroplasty preserves dorsal nerves in congenital adrenal hyperplasia. Journal of Urology. 178(4 Pt 2):1802-6; discussion 1806, 2007 Oct.
  93. El Chaar M. Chen J. Seshan SV. Jha S. Richardson I. Ledbetter SR. Vaughan ED Jr. Poppas DP. Felsen D. Effect of combination therapy with enalapril and the TGF-beta antagonist 1D11 in unilateral ureteral obstruction. American Journal of Physiology - Renal Physiology. 292(4):F1291-301, 2007
  94. Poppas DP and Felsen D. Editorial Comment. Urology 69: 564, 2007
Talks with Published Abstracts
  1. Biocompatibility and Assessment and InVivo Trial of Novel Synthetic Biometerial for Bladder Augmentation. American Urologic Association Meeting, Anaheim, CA. 2007.
  2. Feasibility of Biofeedback Therapy to Treat Discoordinate Voding in Children with Associated Developmental, Behavioral and/or Neurologic Disorders. American Urologic Association Meeting, Anaheim, CA. 2007.
  3. Dorsal Nerve Preservation in Modified Reduction Clitoroplasty in Congenital Adrenal Hyperplasia (CAH). American Urologic Association Meeting, Anaheim, CA. 2007.
  4. Semi-disposable, Programmable, Pressurized Cell Culture System to Study iNOS mRNA Expression and NO Metabolites in Renal Epithelial Cells. Biomedical Engineering Society, Annual Meeting, Los Angeles, CA, 2007.
  5. Transforming Growth Factor (TGF)-beta Regulates the Fibrotic Phenotype in Human Vocal Fold Fibroblasts. The Voice Foundations 36th Annual Symposium: Care of the Professional Voice and The International Association of Phonosurgerys 8th International Symposium on Phonosurgery. Philadelphia, June 2007.
  1. Kalimi, M., Poppas, D., Shirwany, T., and Hubbard, J.:Cellular Antagonists of Glucocorticoid Receptor Binding, In: Adrenal Steroid Antagonism, Edited by M. K. Agarwal, Walter De Gruyter, Berlin, New York, 1984.
  2. Schlossberg, S., Poppas, D.: CO2 Laser Microsurgery and Welding, In: Lasers in Urologic Surgery, Second Edition, Edited by J. Smith, Year Book Medical Publishers, Inc., Chicago,    1988.
  3. Schlossberg, S., Poppas, D.: Tissue Welding with Lasers, In: Seminars in Urology, Edited by E.Darracott Vaughan, Jr. M.D., W. B. Saunders Co., Philadelphia, PA., Vol. 9, No. 3, August 1991.
  4. Sosa, R.E., Poppas, D.P., Schlegel, P.N., and Lyons, J.M.: Laparoscopic Surgery in Urology. In:    Campbell's Urology Update, Edited by Patrick C. Walsh, M.D., et.al., W. B. Saunders Co., Philadelphia, PA, Update #2, July, 1992.
  5. Poppas, D.P., Gomella, L.G., and Sosa, E.R.: Basic Laparoscopy: Pneumoperitoneum and Trocar Placement. In Laparoscopic Urologic Surgery, Edited by Leonard G. Gomella, M.D., Raven Press, New York, NY., 1994.
  6. Mininberg, D.T., and Poppas, D.P.: Cryptorchidism. In: Current Therapy in Endocrinology and Metabolism, Fifth Edition, Edited by C. Wayne Bardin, Mosby-Year Book Co., 1994.
  7. Poppas, D.P., Schlegel P.N., and Sosa, R.E.: Varicocelectomy-Laparoscopic Approach. In: Surgery of Male Infertility, Edited by Marc Goldstein, M.D., W. B. Saunders Co., Philadelphia, PA., 1995.
  8. Poppas, D.P., Sosa, R.E., and Schlossberg, S.: Laparoscopic Laser Tissue Welding. In Controversies in Endourology, Edited by Arthur D. Smith, W. B. Saunders Co., Philadelphia, PA., 1995.
  9. Poppas, D.P.: Physiologic Changes and Complications in Pediatric Laparoscopic Surgery. Guest Editor: D.P. Poppas, M.D., Edited by Richard M. Ehrlich, M.D., Dialogues in Pediatric Urology.18(9):1-8, 1995.
  10. Poppas, D.P., and Sosa, R.E.: Tissue Approximation. In Textbook of Endourology, Edited by R.E. Sosa, M.D., W.B. Saunders Co., Philadelphia, PA., 1996.
  11. Poppas, D.P. and Bauer, S.B.: Urologic Management of the Myelodysplasic Child. American Urologic Association Update Series, Lesson 36 Volume XVI, 1997.
  12. Lemack, G.E., Uzzo, R.G., and Poppas, D.P.: The Effects of Stress on Male Reproductive Function. Edited by J.R. Hubbard, Ph.D., M.D., CRC Press, FL. 1997.
  13. Scherr, D.S. and Poppas, D.P.: Laser Tissue Welding. In: Technological Advances in Urology: Urology in the Twenty First Century. Urologic Clinics of North America. Edited by Loughlin, K.R., W.B. Saunders Co., Philadelphia, PA., 1998.    
  14. Scherr, D.S. and Poppas, D.P.: Laser Tissue Welding in Urological Surgery. American Urologic Association Update Series. AUA Update Series, Lesson 22, vol. 17, 1998.
  15. Atlas of Clinical Urology: Volume IV, Pediatric Urology, Editors: D. Poppas and A Retik, Current Medicine, Philadelphia, PA., January, 2003.
  16. Rucker GB and Poppas DP. The Surgical Management of Congenital Adrenal Hyperplasia. In: Renal & Adrenal Tumors, A Belldegrun, A Ritchie, R Figlin, R Oliver, ED Vaughan Jr. (Eds.) Oxford University Press, 2003, (Chapter 56, pp. 566-573).
  17. Poppas, D.: Restorative Surgical Options for the Female Congenital Adrenal Hyperplasia Patient. In: Parent Guide to Congenital Adrenal Hyperplasia, Edited by S. Rivkees. (In Press)
  18. Boorjian S, Schwartz M, Poppas D. Surgery of the Adrenal. In: Clinical Pediatric Urology, Fifth edition, Edited by S. Socimo, D. Canning and A. Khoury, (In Press)
  19. Poppas, D: Robotic Pyeloplasty. In: Textbook of Laparoscopc Urology, Edited by Gill I. (In Press)
Invited Presentations
  1. Second World Congress on Disorders of Sexual Development and Hypospadias: Lecture: Clitoroplasty in the CAH Patient, Technique and Outcome, Rome Italy, November 2007.

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