Submissions from 2022


Clinico-Laboratory Profile and Outcome of COVID-19 in Patients with Chronic Immune Thrombocytopenia, Sameer Chhetri Aryal, Sheeren Zia, Harshita Mehrotra, Oluwayomi Oyedeji, and Zaher K. Otrock


A Unusual Case of Classic Hodgkin Lymphoma (cHL) with Aberrant T-Antigens Expression, Shaila Gaddam, Oluwayomi Oyedeji, Wei Liu, Juan C. Gomez-Gelvez, Kedar Inamdar, John Carey, and Yi Shen


Concurrent JAK2 V617F Acute Myeloid Leukemia (AML) and Leukemic non-nodal Mantle Cell Lymphoma (LN-MCL): Case study, Hovsep Ohan, Kedar Inamdar, Yulei Shen, Wei Liu, Juan C. Gomez-Gelvez, and Sharmila Ghosh


Gastric Glomus Tumor on EUS-FNA-Based Cytology; Clinicopathologic and Immuno-Histochemical Features of Four Cases Including a Case with Associated MIR143HG-NOTCH2 Fusion Gene, Arya Swarn and Lisi Yuan


Neuroepithelial tumor with EWSR1-BEND2 fusion: Case report and review of literature, Anjanaa Vijayanarayanan, Dhananjay A. Chitale, Christian Keller, and Abir Mukherjee

Submissions from 2021

A case of salivary gland hyalinizing clear cell carcinoma (HCCC) with cutaneous metastasis, Rand Abou Shaar, Sheeren Zia, Mohamed Alhamar, and Ben J. Friedman


Correlation of PD-L1 expression, clinicopathologic and molecular characteristics in an array of solid tumors: A large-scale real world study, Kanika Arora, Harshita Mehrotra, Kasturi Saikia, Rand Abou Shaar, Mohamed Alhamar, and Dhananjay A. Chitale


Rare lymphatic malformation of external ear canal with history of sclerotherapy, Shannon Rodgers and Jason Pimentel


Hyperhemolysis Syndrome in SCD Patient: Reminder of a Rare but Life-Threatening Complication of Blood Transfusion, Aroob Sweidan, Sowjanya Vuyyala, Peter Xie, Mohammad Alhyari, Vrushali Dabak, and Zaher K. Otrock


Pili multigemini of the eye: unusual and rare presentation, Sheeren Zia, Shannon Rodgers, S Kasturi, and A Ormsby

Submissions from 2020


P-TS-39: Red Blood Cell Alloimmunization in Hyper-Inflammatory States: A Study on Hemophagocytic Lymphohistiocytosis, Rand Abou Shaar, Romy Selzer, and Zaher K. Otrock

Molecular characteristics of pancreatic neuroendocrine tumors, do they correlate with metastases?, Beena U. Ahsan, Kannan Thanikachalam, A Robison, Jia Li, Indrani Datta, Ifeoma Onwubiko, Gazala Khan, and Mohammad Raoufi

Prognosis and categorization of HER2 fluorescent in-situ hybridization (FISH) results in patients with invasive breast cancer who received HER2 targeted agents: Analysis of 226 patients, Mohamed Alhamar, Bassam Alkamachi, Harshita Mehrotra, Jessica Sanchez, Daniel Schultz, and Dhananjay A. Chitale

Precision prostatectomy: Analysis of surgical pathology findings of a promising and novel surgical approach for patients with low to intermediate-risk prostate cancer, Mohamed Alhamar, Nilesh S. Gupta, Oluwayomi Oyedeji, Kathryn Hogan, Akshay Sood, Sohrab Arora, Daniel Schultz, Wooju Jeong, Sean R. Williamson, and Madhu P. Menon

Histopathologic features of prostate cancer in patients who underwent seminal vesicle-sparing radical prostatectomy: A novel surgical approach, Mohamed Alhamar, Oudai Hassan, Akshay Sood, Sohrab Arora, Wooju Jeong, Sean R. Williamson, Madhu P. Menon, and Nilesh S. Gupta

Evaluation of HER2 fluorescent in-situ hybridization (FISH) status in 274 patients with invasive breast cancer: Comparison of the last 3 ASCO/CAP guidelines for fish interpretation and its effect on HER2 status classification, Bassam Alkamachi, Mohamed Alhamar, Harshita Mehrotra, Jessica Sanchez, Daniel Schultz, and Dhananjay A. Chitale

Prognostic significance of depth and pattern of cervical stromal invasion in type 1 endometrial carcinoma, Bassam Alkamachi, Simeng Zhu, Mohamed A. Elshaikh, and Ghassan Allo

Recurrent kras mutation is an early event in the development of papillary renal neoplasm with reverse polarity, K Al-Obaidy, J Eble, L Cheng, M Nassiri, Sean R. Williamson, M Idrees, and D Grignon

Hepatoid yolk sac tumor (HYST), hepatocellular carcinoma (HCC) and hepatocytic teratoma (HT): A morphologic and immunohistochemical (IHC) study of 31 cases, K Al-Obaidy, Sean R. Williamson, F Alruwaii, M Idrees, and T Ulbright

Reporting trends, practices, and resource utilization in neuroendocrine tumors of the prostate gland: A survey of genitourinary (GU) pathologists, J Dhillon, Sean R. Williamson, S Desai, S Menon, R Shah, D Sirohi, B Balzer, M Varma, D Luthringer, L Nigam, P Roy, S Kaushal, D Midha, M Aron, K Jain, S Naik, M Baisakh, L Kini, S Sharma, M Sable, E Jain, S Samra, J Ro, A O. Osunkoya, M Vankalakunti, A Parwani, A Gopalan, C Magi-Galluzzi, and S Mohanty

Myelodysplastic syndrome with t(6;9)(p22;q34.1) categorized as acute myeloid leukemia: A large multicenter study of 105 cases, H Fang, M Yabe, X Zhang, Y Kim, Yulei Shen, L Shao, Y Ji, X Wu, G Zheng, Q Shen, Y Yuan, R He, D Chen, L J. Medeiros, and S Hu

Evaluation of acute myocardial infarction using a change in high-sensitivity cardiac troponin i over 1 hour, Aeman Hana, James McCord, Michael Hudson, Bernard Cook, C Mueller, Joseph B. Miller MD, Michele Moyer, Gray Akoegbe, Gordon Jacobsen, and Richard M. Nowak


Resolution of a modified CDC definition for carbapenem resistant enterobacteriaceae (CRE) using a rapid multiplex, cartridge-based molecular assay for the confirmation of carbapenemase genes, Harshita Mehrotra, Laura Favazza, Brie Kezlarian, Randal Fowler, Nancy Hanson, and Robert J. Tibbetts


Remote Access for Whole Slide Imaging: Resident Group Experience, Ifeoma Onwubiko, Rand Abou Shaar, J. M. Tuthill, and Ashish Mishra

Metastatic carcinoma suggestive of urothelial carcinoma in the absence of known high-stage urothelial carcinoma: Analysis of clinical and pathologic parameters, Ifeoma Onwubiko, Shannon Rodgers, Oluwayomi Oyedeji, Kanika Taneja, Oudai Hassan, Nilesh S. Gupta, and Sean R. Williamson

Urothelial dysplasia: Diagnostic value in clinical practice 20 years since the 1998 who/isup consensus, S Smith, J McKenney, G Paner, H Al-Ahmadie, M Aron, D Berney, J Cheville, M Colecchia, E Compérat, I da Cunha, D Hansel, O Hes, M Hirsch, R Jimenez, S Kaushal, N Kuroda, J Kench, O Kryvenko, A Lopez-Beltran, D Luthringer, C Magi-Galluzzi, R Mehra, S Menon, P Rao, A Sangoi, L Schultz, J Simko, B Stohr, P Hoon Tan, T Tsuzuki, M Varma, Sean R. Williamson, M Zhou, D Zynger, H Moch, G J. Netto, L True, J Ro, K Trpkov, R Montironi, J Srigley, P Humphrey, J Epstein, V Reuter, and M Amin

Persistent challenges in nuclear grading of clear cell renal cell carcinoma, Kanika Taneja and Sean R. Williamson

The need for rapid cytogenetics in the era of vyxeos therapy for acute myeloid leukemia with myelodysplasia related changes (AML-MRC), Anjanaa Vijayanarayanan, Brandon Shaw, Kathryn Hogan, Kedar Inamdar, and Madhu P. Menon

Extracranial metastasis of malignant meningioma: A case report and review of literature, Y Wang, Chad Stone, and Abir Mukherjee

Williamson S, Al-Obaidy K,Distal tubular hyperplasia: A novel form of renal tubular proliferation distinct from papillary adenoma, Sean R. Williamson, K Al-Obaidy, S Smith, C Phillips, C Przybycin, and D Grignon

Utilization of deep neural network in recognition of BCR/ABL gene rearrangements in fluorescence in SITU hybridization images, J Wu, Mustafa Deebajah, Z Lai, M Micale, and L Yu

Histomorphologic, immunohistochemical and molecular validation of 2.5-hour processed large specimens/tumor resections with tissue-tek xpress x120, Richard Zarbo, Margeaux Schmidt, Nathan Althaver, Lisa J. Whiteley, Nilesh S. Gupta, Dhananjay A. Chitale, and D Goerke

Submissions from 2019

Methimazole induced cutaneous leukocytoclastic vasculitis (LCV) in Anca negative patient, Mohamed Alhamar and Adrian H. Ormsby

The Role of Therapeutic Plasma Exchange for the Treatment of Allograft Rejection in Solid Organ Transplant: A Single Center Experience, Mohamed Alhamar, A Uzuni, and Ileana Lopez-Plaza

Evaluation of Tumor Heterogeneity in Prostate Biopsy Samples, P D. Arachchige, Shannon Carskadon, G Dhamdhere, Mireya Diaz-Insua, R Craig, James O. Peabody, Madhu P. Menon, Sean R. Williamson, Nilesh S. Gupta, and Nallasivam Palanisamy

Evaluation of Prostate Tumor Molecular Heterogeneity Using Whole Mount Radical Prostatectomy by Dual Immunohistochemistry and Dual RNA in SITU Hybridization, P D. Arachchige, Shannon Carskadon, G Dhamdhere, Mireya Diaz-Insua, Hans Stricker, Craig G. Rogers, James O. Peabody, Madhu P. Menon, Sean R. Williamson, Nilesh S. Gupta, and Nallasivam Palanisamy

CLQ Dominant Deposits in Renal Transplant Biopsies Are Not Associated with Allograft Dysfunction, A Babu, Sean R. Williamson, Nadeen J. Khoury, M Safwan, and Anita Patel

Pharmacy-driven initiative improves care for severe community-acquired pneumonia, M Bianchini, Nicholas J. Mercuro, Rachel M. Kenney, Michael Peters, Jennifer Swiderek, Linoj Samuel, and Susan L. Davis

Pediatric pigmented epithelioid melanocytoma of the scalp with NKTR3 gene rearrangement, Ben J. Friedman and Angela J. Jiang

Retrospective Review of the Impact of Performing Triage on Hypercoaguability Tests, Kathryn Hogan, Rosarina A. Laforest, James Hayward, Daniel Schultz, and Ileana Lopez-Plaza

Analysis of Visit Factors Associated with Colorectal Cancer Screening in an Academic Outpatient Care Center, Kajali Mishra, David E. Willens, and Danielle Heidemann

Paradoxical embolic strokes in a liver transplant patient with atrial septal defect undergoing therapeutic plasma exchange, Shannon Rodgers, Marwan S. Abouljoud, and Zaher K. Otrock

Changes in GDF15 (Growth/Differentiation Factor 15) Expression and M2 Macrophages During Prostate Carcinogenesis, Sudha Sadasivan, Yalei Chen, Nilesh S. Gupta, Sean R. Williamson, Dhananjay A. Chitale, Xiaoxia Han, Kevin R. Bobbitt, A Rundle, D Tang, and Benjamin A. Rybicki

Delayed Hemolytic/Serologic Transfusion Reactions (DSHTR): Correlation of Laboratory Findings with the Clinical Manifestations of Hemolysis, A Uzuni, Mohamed Alhamar, and Ileana Lopez-Plaza

Transfusion requirements and immunohematologic complications in orthotopic liver transplantation, A Uzuni, Shunji Nagai, Atsushi Yoshida, Marwan S. Abouljoud, and Zaher K. Otrock

Submissions from 2018

Prognostic value of microscopic linear length and gleason score of the tumor at positive margin in robot assisted radical prostatectomy specimens: A study of 127 whole mount cases, Beena U. Ahsan, Mohamed Alhamar, Kanika Taneja, Mireya Diaz-Insua, Sean R. Williamson, and Nilesh S. Gupta

The roles of therapeutic plasmapheresis (TPE) and extracorporeal photopheresis (ECP) for the treatment of liver allograft rejection, Beena U. Ahsan, A Eisenbrey, Mehrnoosh Tashakori, Mohammad Raoufi, Dilip Moonka, and Ileana Lopez-Plaza

Are certain high grade prostatic intraepithelial neoplasia subtypes associated with increased risk of prostatic adenocarcinoma?, Beena U. Ahsan, Kanika Taneja, Mohamed Alhamar, Mehrnoosh Tashakori, Ifeoma Onwubiko, Nallasivam Palanisamy, Sean R. Williamson, and Nilesh S. Gupta

Correlation of clinicopathological features and treatment outcome of therapeutic apheresis in refractory liver allograft rejection, Beena U. Ahsan, Mehrnoosh Tashakori, M Roufi, and Ileana Lopez-Plaza

Utilization of the three Magee equations to select patients for genomic testing, Haythem Y. Ali, Z Abdel-Rahman, Laura Favazza, and Dhananjay A. Chitale

Is so-called oncocytic papillary renal cell carcinoma a distinct entity? A multi-institutional morphologic, immunohistochemical and fluorescence in-situ hybridization study, K Al-Obaidy, J Eble, L Cheng, Sean R. Williamson, W Sakr, Nilesh S. Gupta, M Idrees, and D Grignon

DNA methylation signature associated with risk of recurrence in papillary thyroid carcinoma, Arti Bhan, M S. Mosella, Michael C. Singer, Christian Keller, Rand Abou Shaar, Steven S. Chang, Vivian Wu, J Stephen, Maria Worsham, Laila M. Poisson, Wamidh L. Alkhoory, T M. Malta, Thais S. Sabedot, Houtan Noushmehr, and Ana V. Castro

Diagnostic challenges posed by lesions of adrenal origin in the assessment of renal tumor histopathology, W Bibars, Sean R. Williamson, O Hes, K Trpkov, R Montironi, M Aron, S Kaushal, J Y. Ro, S C. Smith, J Roux, J S. Gandhi, and M Amin

Breast and prostate cancers harbor common somatic copy number alterations that consistently differ by race-ethnicity, Yalei Chen, Jia Li, Sudha Sadasivan, Ruicong She, Indrani Datta, Dhananjay A. Chitale, Nilesh S. Gupta, Melissa B. Davis, Craig G. Rogers, Lisa A. Newman, P L. Paris, Benjamin A. Rybicki, and Albert M. Levin

Neoadjuvant phase II trial of chemo-radiotherapy (CRT) in patients with resectable (R) and borderline resectable (BR) pancreatic ductal adenocarcinoma (PDA)., V Damarla, Irina Dobrosotskaya, Farzan Siddiqui, Ira Wollner, Mohammad Raoufi, Jia Li, David Kwon, and Gazala Khan

Expression of estrogen receptor beta (er beta ) in low grade b-cell lymphomas: An immunohistochemical study, Indrani Datta, Kedar Inamdar, and Mani Menon

Efficacy and utility of intraoperative frozen section analysis in robot assisted radical prostatectomies: What should pathologists and urologists know?, Indrani Datta, Kanika Taneja, Sean R. Williamson, and Nilesh S. Gupta

Transmission electron microscopy of succinate dehydrogenase deficient neoplasms: Cytoplasmic vacuolization seen by light microscopy is compatible with intracellular lipid, C M. Gutierrez, A B. Farris, Sean R. Williamson, and C L. Ellis

Prognostic significance of lymph node metastasis patterns in endometrial cancer., Kathryn Hogan, George Divine, Mohamed A Elshaikh, Adnan R. Munkarah, David Bergman, and Ghassan Allo

Significance of non16/non18 high-risk HPV in women with negative or atypical concomitant cervical cytology, Kathryn Hogan, Zheng Gang Zhang, Daniel Schultz, Arthur R. Gaba, and Ghassan Allo

Autoamputating dermatofibrosarcoma protruberans, Judith Jebastin Thangaiah, Jason Pimentel, and Kyle Perry

Clinicopathologic characteristics of fumarate hydratase-deficient and hereditary leiomyomatosis and renal cell carcinoma-associated renal cell carcinoma: A series of 10 cases, H Lau, Sean R. Williamson, C Kunder, A C. Fan, and C Sui Kao

Pathologic response to neoadjuvant chemotherapy and chemoradiation in borderline resectable adenocarcinoma of the pancreas, Joon K. Lee, Ahmed I. Ghanem, Charlotte Burmeister, Hayan Jaratli, Mohammad Raoufi, Gazala Khan, Irina Dobrosotskaya, David Kwon, and Farzan Siddiqui

Expression profiles of ERG, SPINK1, ETV1 and ETV4 in early onset prostate cancer: An immunohistochemical and RNA in-situ hybridization study on whole mount slides, Zhichun Lu, Nallasivam Palanisamy, Daniel Schultz, Sean R. Williamson, Shannon Carskadon, Mireya Diaz-Insua, Craig G. Rogers, Hans Stricker, James O. Peabody, J Wooju, and Nilesh S. Gupta

Characteristics of secondary tumors in patients with multifocal prostate cancer and its implications in focal therapy: A study of 102 whole mount robotic radical prostatectomies, Zhichun Lu, Kanika Taneja, Mireya Diaz-Insua, Sean R. Williamson, Craig G. Rogers, Hans Stricker, James O. Peabody, J Wooju, and Nilesh S. Gupta

Expanding the clinicopathological spectrum of succinate dehydrogenase-deficient renal cell carcinoma: 42 novel tumors in 38 patients, F Maclean, J McKenney, O Hes, C S. Kao, C L. Ellis, J Turchini, H Samaratunga, Z Jonathan, S Bhattarai, A Ryan, M Bonert, X Leroy, L P. Kunju, L Schwartz, Sean R. Williamson, A Matsika, P Rao, M Divatia, R Guarch, F Algaba, A Agaimy, M Balancin, I W. Da Cunha, M Zhou, K Trpkov, and A J. Gill

Multidisciplinary approach for standardized care and control of opioid administration for pain management patients, Lorraine Mehlberg, Amanda Totten, Beena U. Ahsan, Jacqueline Copeland, Ruan Varney, Joseph Crow, Vikas Shah, and Bernard Cook

Fast and molecular friendly heat and mechanical agitation based EDTA decalcification of bone marrow trephine biopsies provides high quality DNA with preserved histology and immunohistochemistry, Madhu P. Menon, L Whitely, Joanne Beher, Natalie Karmo, Faith Fletcher, Kelly Adamczyk, Juan Gomez-Gelvez, Kedar Inamdar, Milena Cankovic, Dhananjay A. Chitale, and Richard Zarbo

Concordance and efficacy of intraoperative gross examination of margin vs final microscopic margin in breast conserving surgery: One year experience in a large metropolitan health care system, A Shah, K Cole, and Dhananjay A. Chitale

Improving the quality of cytologic diagnoses: Root cause analysis of indeterminate cytologic diagnoses in body cavity fluid specimens, A Shah, Daniel Schultz, Chad Stone, L Noyes, Gary Cole, and Zheng Gang Zhang

Clinical-pathological correlation in a case of idiopathic eruptive macular pigmentation (IEMP), Mehrnoosh Tashakori and Adrian H. Ormsby

Oncocytic renal tumors with CD117 negative, cytokeratin 7 positive immunoprofile are different from eosinophilic chromophobe renal cell carcinoma (CHRRCC) and oncocytoma, K Trpkov, Sean R. Williamson, P Martinek, L Cheng, P Fraile, A Yilmaz, and O Hes

Lean optimization of breast core biopsy process in a core surgical pathology laboratory, Ruan Varney, Natalie Karmo, Jacqueline Copeland, and Richard Zarbo

Challenges in pathologic staging of renal cell carcinoma: an interobserver variability study of urologic pathologists, Sean R. Williamson, P Rao, O Hes, J Epstein, M Picken, M Zhou, M Tretiakova, S Tickoo, Y B. Chen, V Reuter, S Fleming, F Maclean, Nilesh S. Gupta, N Kuroda, B Delahunt, R Mehra, C Przybycin, L Cheng, J Eble, D Grignon, H Moch, J Lopez, L P. Kunju, P Tamboli, J Srigley, M Amin, G Martignoni, M S. Hirsch, and K Trpkov

An unusual case of autoimmune hemolytic anemia-thinking outside the box for management, Paul Williams and Ileana Lopez-Plaza

Lack of alloimmunization to the D antigen in D negative orthotopic liver transplant recipients receiving D positive rbcs perioperatively, L Wlosinksi, Jaber El-Bashir, and Zaher K. Otrock

Molecular testing of serologic RHD discrepant females within childbearing age-A facility's experience, L Wlosinski and Ileana Lopez-Plaza

Submissions from 2017

Poor concordance between 21-gene expression assay recurrence score and all Magee equation recurrence scores in a consecutive cohort of patients treated for hormone receptor positive early breast cancer, Z Abdel-Rahman, Haythem Y. Ali, Laura Favazza, and Dhananjay A. Chitale

Serum ferritin trends are associated with survival in adult hemophagocytic lymphohistiocytosis, Rand Abou Shaar, C S. Eby, and Zaher K. Otrock

MicroRNA methylomes of normal breast tissue from ER negative and ER positive breast cancer identify progression markers specific for estrogen receptor status, Kang Mei Chen, Josena K. Stephen, Indrani Datta, Dhananjay A. Chitale, George Divine, and Maria Worsham

An effective and multidisciplinary utilization framework for esoteric/ referred tests in molecular pathology, Rohit Gulati, John Carey, Dhananjay A. Chitale, and Gaurav Sharma

Chronic obstructive pulmonary disease exacerbation that worsened with standard treatment, Judith Jebastin, Robert J. Tibbetts, B S. Pritt, Asgar Boxwalla, and Linoj Samuel

Solitary fibrous tumour of the genitourinary tract: A clinicopathological study of 11 cases and their association with the NAB2-STAT6 fusion gene, E Kouba, N B. Simper, S Chen, Sean R. Williamson, D J. Grignon, J N. Eble, G T. MacLennan, R Montironi, A Lopez-Beltran, A O. Osunkoya, S Zhang, M Wang, L Wang, T Tran, R E. Emerson, L A. Baldrige, M F. Monn, K Linos, and L Cheng

Adjunctive plasmapheresis for management of myeloma cast nephropathy-a case series, Ileana Lopez-Plaza

Treating refractory liver allograft rejection with photopheresis, Ileana Lopez-Plaza, A Eisenbrey, Mohammad Raoufi, Atsushi Yoshida, and Dilip Moonka

Raman laser damage threshold of rat pial cortex, Thomas Noh, M Felicella, Laila M. Poisson, Hesham M. Zakaria, Ana C. de Carvalho, B Broadbent, G Auner, and Steven N. Kalkanis

Graft-versus-host disease following deceased donor liver transplant, K Putchakayala, Sharon Skorupski, Shatha Farhan, Marsha Chaffins, S Ilias, H Pahari, Kelly Collins, Shunji Nagai, and Marwan S. Abouljoud

Methylome differences in differentiated thyroid cancers and benign Adenomas, Josena K. Stephen, Kang Mei Chen, J Merritt, Indrani Datta, Dhananjay A. Chitale, George Divine, and Maria J. Worsham

Network integration of epigenomic data: Leveraging the concept of master regulators in ER negative breast cancer, Maria J. Worsham, Kang Mei Chen, Indrani Datta, Josena K. Stephen, Dhananjay A. Chitale, and George Divine