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Publications and Abstract Presentations by Trainees

RECENT PUBLICATIONS AND ABSTRACT PRESENTATIONS BY TRAINEES

Aljinovic N, Bogusz AM, Kantarci S, Buck TP, Dewar R. An unusual case of Philadelphia chromosome-positive chronic myelogenous leukemia with trisomy 19 presenting with megakaryoblastosis and myelofibrosis.
Arch Pathol Lab Med. 2013 Aug;137(8):1147-51

Nguyen JT, Buchanan IA, Patel PP, Aljinovic N, Lee BT. Intercostal neuroma as a source of pain after aesthetic and reconstructive breast implant surgery. J Plast Reconstr Aesthet Surg. 2012 Sep;65(9):1199-203. Epub 2012 Apr 26.

Nika Aljinovic, Lisa A Teot, Zsuzsanna K Zsengeller, Mark Korson, Charles P Venditti, Gerard T Berry, Seymour Rosen. Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center, Boston, MA; Children's Hospital Boston, Boston, MA; Tufts University, Boston, MA; NIH, Bethesda, MD. Methylmalonic Acidemia: A Megamitochondrial Disorder Affecting the Kidney.

Allard F. Durairaj V. Current Techniques in Surgical Correction of Congenital Ptosis. Middle East African Journal of Ophthalmology, April/June 2010, Vol 17, Issue 2.

Allard F, Freitag S, Rabinovich A. Primary Surgical Repair of Involutional Ectropion and Entropion: A Survey of Surgeon Preferences and Outcomes. ASOPRS annual meeting, San Francisco, CA October 2009. Poster presentation.

Rabinovich A, Freitag S, Allard F. Entropion Repair with Lateral Tarsal Strip and Infraciliary Rotation: Surgical Technique and Outcomes. ASOPRS annual meeting, San Francisco, CA October 2009. Poster presentation.

Rabinovich A, Freitag S, Allard F. Entropion Repair with Lateral Tarsal Strip and Infraciliary Rotation: Surgical Technique and Outcomes. Association for Research in Vision and Ophthalmology annual meeting. May 7, 2009. Poster Presentation.

Allard F, Dave B, Curry M, Najarian R. Histiocytic Hepatitis: A Non-Specific Pattern of Injury and its Clinical Associations. College of American Pathologists annual meeting. September 9, 2012. Poster Presentation.

Allard F, Shabani M, Qian Q. “Cutaneous Leishmaniasis.” ASCP Check Sample. Accepted for Publication July 2012.

Shabani M, Allard, F, Qian, Q. “Schistosomiasis.” ASCP Check Sample. Accepted for Publication July 2012.

Allard, F; Yee, E; Freitag, S. "Dacrocystitis Secondary to Intranasal Cocaine Abuse: A Case Report and Literature Review." Orbit. Vol. 30. No. 6. Dec 2013.

Almashat S, Sepehr A. Obstructive and Inflammatory gastric heterotopic pancreatic tissue. Archives of Iranian Medicine. 2011 Sep;14(5):357-8.

Bryan AW Jr, O'Donnell CW, Menke M, Cowen LJ, Lindquist S, Berger B. STITCHER: Dynamic assembly of likely amyloid and prion β-structures from secondary structure predictions. Proteins. 2011 Sep 23. doi: 10.1002/prot.23203. PMID: 22095906.

Cederroth TA. Supranuclear Palsy. AMA PRA category 1 enduring on-line Continuing Medical Education course and American Board of Pathology SAM for MOC, published 12/2013. Audience:† International base of pathologists and neurologists.

Qian Q, Urman G, Cederroth TA, Najarian R, and Kirby JE. Photo Quiz: Fatal Pulmonary Blastomyces dermatitidis Infection. Journal of Clinical Microbiology. Accepted for publication 4/2014.

Cederroth T, Zimarowski, MJ. Case presentation: Plexiform Neurofibroma. Presented at the Dermatopathology Update 9/2013 Harvard Medical School Continued Medical Education Program Audience: International base of pathologists and dermatologists.

Byrne-Dugan CJ, Cederroth TA, Deshpande A, and Remick DA. The Processing of Surgical Specimens with Forensic Evidence: Lessons Learned from the Boston Marathon Bombings. Presented at the United States and Canadian Academy of Pathology meeting in March 2014, accepted for publication in Archives of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine 2014.

Magro CM, Wang X, Subramaniyam S, Darras N, Mathew S. Department of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine, Weill Medical College of Cornell University, New York, NY. Cutaneous Double-Hit B-Cell Lymphoma: An Aggressive Form of B-Cell Lymphoma With a Propensity for Cutaneous Dissemination. Am J Dermatopathol. 2013 Jul 31.

Dave B, Kaplan J, Gautam S, Bhargava P. Plasmacytoid Dendritic Cells in Lymph Nodes of Patients with Human Immunodeficiency Virus. Accepted for publication in Applied Immunohistochemistry and Molecular Morphology Journal. Poster presented at USCAP 2011, San Antonio, TX.

Allard F, Dave B, Curry M, Najarian R. Histiocytic Hepatitis: A Non-specific Pattern Of Injury and Its Clinical Associations. Poster presentation at CAP 2012 in San Diego, California on September 9 - 12, 2012.

Demski S, Gelber S, Marotti J, Cole K, Kereakoglow S, Ruddy K, Brachtel E, Schapira L, Come S, Borges V, Schendin P, Warner E, Winer E, Partridge A, Collins L. Molecular Phenotype of Pregnancy Associated Breast Cancers (PABC) in a Large Cohort of Young Women. USCAP Annual Meeting, Vancouver, BC, March 2012 (poster).

Fulton, E, Larson, A, Wu, H. Cutaneous Orf. American Society of Dermatopathology. Accepted for poster presentation

Hefti, M.M., Hu, R., Knoblauch, N., Collins, L., Haibe-Kains, B., Tamimi, R., Beck, A.H.. Estrogen receptor negative/progesterone receptor positive breast cancer is not a reproducibly identifiable subtype. Breast Cancer Research. Breast Cancer Research. 2013; 15:R68.

Beck, A.H., Knoblauch, N.W., Hefti, M.M., Kaplan, J., Schnitt, S.J., et al. Significance Analysis of Prognostic Signatures. PLoS Comput Biol 2013 Jan; 9(1): e1002875.

Hefti M.M. and Pfannl R. (2013, June) Neuropathological changes in optic relay pathways in glaucoma. AANP, Charleston, SC.

Hefti, M.M., Knoblauch, N., Beck, A.H.. (2013, March). BTG2 Loss is Associated with Poor Prognosis in HER2+ Breast Cancer. USCAP, Baltimore, MD.

Xia, Y., Hefti, M.M., Knoblauch, N., Beck, A.H.. (2013, March). Computational Discovery of Breast Cancer Morphologic Subtypes and Their Molecular Underpinnings. USCAP, Baltimore, MD.

Singh, K., Collins, L., Knoblauch, N., Hefti, M., and Beck, A.H. (2013, March). Computational Image Analysis to Identify a Morphological Signature of Claudin-Low Breast Cancer. USCAP, Baltimore, MD.

Hefti, M.M., Hu, R., Knoblauch, N., Collins, L., Tamimi, R.M., Beck, A.H.. (2012, December) Discordant Estrogen and Progesterone Receptor Status in Breast Cancer. Poster presented at San Antonio Breast Conference, San Antonio, TX.

Xia, Y., Hefti M.M., Knoblauch, N., Beck, A.H.. (2012, October) Discovery of breast cancer morphologic subtypes and characterization of their molecular underpinnings. Poster presented at Association of Molecular Pathology, Long Beach, CA.

Higgins S, Powlovich L, Shapiro S, Wojewoda C. Group B Streptococcal Disease in Adults. American Society for Clinical Pathology Case Reports Microbiology Series. 2013 Sep

Higgins S, Zenali M, Goodwin A., Wilcox R. (2013, August 1). Pancreatic Solid Serous Adenoma with Vascular Invasion. Rodger C. Haggitt Gastrointestinal Pathology Society Case Study of the Month http://usgips.com/; Abstract: Archives of Pathology & Laboratory Medicine CAP '13 Abstract Program. 2013 Jun

McDonald T, Lloyd J, Hartman D, Krasinskas A, Seethala R. Gastrin-Releasing Peptide Receptor Pathway Immunoexpression Profile in Pancreatic Endocrine Tumors. Presented at the United States and Canadian Academy of Pathology Annual Conference, March 2011.

McDonald, T. Richard Mead, Medical Authority, and the Plague of 1720. Presented at the American Society for Microbiology General Meeting, May 2014.

McDonald, T. Survey of Microbiology Laboratory Technologists about Continuing Education Presentations by Pathology Residents. Presented at the Academy of Clinical Laboratory Physicians and Scientists Annual Meeting, May 2014.

McDonald, T. What Do Adult Children Owe their Elderly Parents? Oral presentation at the 2013 annual conference of the American Society for Bioethics and Humanities.

McDonald, T. Genetic Testing, Patient Autonomy, and Regret. Oral presentation at the 2013 Notre Dame Center for Ethics and Culture Fall Conference

Mehta M, Siddique S, Foster CS. Immunohistochemical differences between normal and chronically inflamed conjunctiva: diagnostic features. Am J Dermatopathol. 2011 Dec;33(8):786-9.

Manisha Mehta, Rosana D Meyer, John E. Mahoney, Kobra Rezazadeh, Nader Rahimi. Identification IGPR-1 As A Novel Cell Adhesion Molecule Involved in Tumor Growth and Angiogenesis. USCAP, Vancouver, Canada 2012

Manisha Mehta, Srimathi Srinivasan, Rosana D Meyer, Ricardo Lugo, Vipul Chitalia, Nader Rahimi. PDCL3 Regulates Endothelial Cell Proliferation And Angiogenesis Through The Generation Of Functional VEGFR-2. ARVO, Fort Lauderdale, 2012.

Design, Synthesis, and Biological Action of 20R-Hydroxyvitamin D3. Yan Lu, Jianjun Chen, Zorica Janjetovic, Phillip Michaels, Edith K.Y. Tang, Jin Wang, Robert C. Tuckey, Andrzej Slominski, Wei Li, and Duane D. Miller. Journal of Medicinal Chemistry, 2012.

Eun-Yeong Oh, Stephen Christensen, Nicholas Knoblauch, Laleh Montaser-Kouhsari, Andrew H Beck. Extensive rewiring of epithelial-stromal crosstalk networks in breast cancer. Currently under peer-review.

E.Y.Oh, N. M. Knobluch, A. H. Beck.The Breast Cancer Epithelial-Stromal Interactome. 102nd USCAP Annual Meeting. Baltimore, MD. (Received Trainee Award in Basic Science Research at the annual International Society of Breast Pathology meeting).

Peters, T., Zimarowski, M.J. Panniculitis in Dermatomyositis. (2014) – Abstract/poster session at the 51st Annual Meeting of ASDP, Chicago, IL.

Peters, T., Zimarowski, M.J. Lupus profundus with marked dermal lymphocytic dust/karyorrhexis mimicking Kikuchi's disease. (2014) – Abstract/poster session at the 51st Annual Meeting of ASDP, Chicago, IL.

Peters, T., Tahan, S. Flame Figures in Dermatitis Herpetiformis. (2014) – Abstract/poster session at the 51st Annual Meeting of ASDP, Chicago, IL.

Peters, T., Burns, K., Faulkner-Jones, B. Primary Cutaneous Myxoid Spindle Cell Squamous Cell Carcinoma: A Rare Variant of Squamous Cell Carcinoma with Stromal Mucin Deposition. (2014) – Abstract/poster session at the 51st Annual Meeting of ASDP, Chicago, IL.

Peters, T., Gupta, M. Accuracy Of Intraoperative Assessment Of Depth Of Myometrial Invasion In Endometrial Carcinoma. (2014) – Abstract/poster session at the College of American Pathologists (CAP ’14) Conference, Chicago, IL.

Burns, K., Peters, T., Faulkner-Jones, B. Calciphylaxis In A Post-Surgical Patient With End-Stage Renal Disease: Vascular And Interstitial Pattern Of Calcification On Biopsy. (2014) – Abstract/poster session at the 51st Annual Meeting of ASDP, Chicago, IL.

Burns, K., Peters, T., Reynolds, R, Bis, S., Faulkner-Jones, B. Cutaneous Mycobacterium fortuitum Infection at a Tatoo Site: A Case Report. (2014) – Abstract/poster session at the 51st Annual Meeting of ASDP, Chicago, IL.

Fulton, E., Peters, T., Tahan, S., Faulkner-Jones, B. Primary cutaneous mucinous carcinoma in the axilla of a man. (2014) – Abstract/poster session at the 51st Annual Meeting of ASDP, Chicago, IL.

Peters, T., Pihan, G.A., Zimarowski, M.J. Diagnostic pitfalls in dermatopathology: unusual morphology and phenotype of cutaneous plasmacytomas in plasma cell myeloma treated with Velcade and Revlimid. (2013) – Abstract/poster session at the 50th Annual Meeting of ASDP, Washington, D.C.

Mahoney, K., Ackerman, A., Cho, D.C., McDermott, D.F., Peters, T., Atkins, M. Vemurafenib-induced cardiac tamponade: a rare but potentially life-threatening complication. Journal of Clinical Oncology 2013 Jul 20; 31(21): e364-6. Epub 2013 Jun 10.

Harris, A., Peters, T., Arndt, K., Zimarowski, M.J. Pigmented Necrobiotic Xanthogranuloma, an Unusual Clinical Presentation. (2012) (Poster session presentation at the 49th Annual Meeting of the ASDP, Chicago, Illinois).

Pyatibrat S, Najarian R, Goldsmith J. Lymphocytic Colitis: Effect of Therapy on Histologic Findings. Abstract presented at USCAP Annual Meeting, Vancouver, BC, March 2012.

Schmolze D, Awtrey CS, Hecht JL."Value of additional level sections in the evaluation of lymph nodes for endometrial carcinoma staging." Am J Clin Pathol. 2013 Oct;140(4):516-8.

Reschke M, Clohessy JG, Seitzer N, Goldstein DP, Breitkopf SB, Schmolze DB, Ala U, Asara JM, Beck AH, Pandolfi PP."Characterization and analysis of the composition and dynamics of the Mammalian riboproteome."Cell Rep. 2013 Sep 26;4(6):1276-87. doi: 10.1016/j.celrep.2013.08.014. Epub 2013 Sep 19.

DeBenedectis, CM, Shabani M, Collins LC, Dialani V, Mehta TS. Incidental Intraductal Papilloma on Breast Core Needle Biopsy: Is Excision Necessary? Abstract submitted to American Roentgen Ray Society 2013 Meeting and Radiological Society of North America 2012 meeting.

Allard, FD, Shabani M, Qian Q. Leishmaniasis. American Society for Clinical Pathology Check Sample Exercise. Volume 56 Number 2 • ISSN 2167-2237 • February 2013 MICROBIOLOGY NO. MB 13-2 (MB-391).

Shabani M, Allard FD, Qian Q. Schistosomiasis. American Society for Clinical Pathology Check Sample Exercise. Volume 56 Number 3 • ISSN 2167 -2237 April 2013 MICROBIOLOGY NO. MB 13-3 (MB-392).

Shabani M, Mehta TS, Wells C, Kraus JA, Gilmore H, Schnitt SJ, Collins LC. Upgrade Rates on Surgical Excision for Targeted vs. Incidental Radial Scars/Complex Sclerosing Lesions Identified on Core Needle Biopsy. Poster presented at the United States and Canadian Academy of Pathology’s 101st Annual Meeting, March 19, 2012,Vancouver, BC, Canada.

Sheikine Y, Berman D, Di Carli MF. Technetium-99m-sestamibi Redistribution after Exercise Stress Test Identified by a Novel Cardiac Gamma Camera. Clinical Cardiology, 2010, 33(4): E39-E45, epub Mar 31, 2010.

Sheikine Y, Akram K. FDG-PET imaging of atherosclerosis: do we know what we see? Atherosclerosis, 2010, 211:371-380, epub Feb 1 2010.

Olofsson PS, Sheikine Y, Jatta K, Ghaderi M, Samnegård A, Eriksson P, Sirsjö A. A functional interleukin 1 receptor antagonist polymorphism influences atherosclerosis development. Circulation Journal, 2009, 73(8):1531-1536. 

Kavusi S, (Torous) Farahmand V, Davidson TM, Farid N, Shabaik A. Osteolipoma presenting as a submandibular mass: a rare presentation. Head Neck Pathol. 2013 Mar;7(1):93-6. doi: 10.1007/s12105-012-0384-1. Epub 2012 Jul 19. PMID:22810846 

Ischander M, Fan LL, (Torous) Farahmand V, Langston C, Yazdani S. Desquamative interstitial pneumonia in a child related to cigarette smoke. Pediatr Pulmonol. 2014 Mar;49(3):E56-8. doi: 10.1002/ppul.22812. Epub 2013 Jun 17.PMID:23775787

Poster Presentations – V (Farahmand) Torous:

2013 USCAP Annual Meeting, Clinical Significance of Subacute Nonsuppurative Cholangitis: Study of 27 Cases

2013 CURE 2013 Annual Research Meeting, Clinical Significance of Subacute Nonsuppurative Cholangitis: A Study of 27 Cases, Presenter

2014 USCAP Annual Meeting, Did Oncotype DX recurrence score accurately predict the risk of recurrence and correctly guide who can avoid chemotherapy in breast cancer? A 10 year clinical follow-up study

2014 USCAP Annual Meeting, Beta-2 Adrenergic Receptor-Expressing Macrophages in Breast Carcinomas: A Potential Therapeutic Target?

Ward A, Burgin S, Tahan SR, Faulkner-Jones B. Perineural Squamous Proliferation Occurring Without Preceding Biopsy: A Mimic of Squamous Cell Carcinoma. American Society of Dermatopathology Oct 2012.

Ward A, Konya C, Mark EJ, Rosen S. Granulomatosis With Polyangiitis Presenting as a Renal Tumor. Am J Surg Pathol. 2014 Jul 14. PMID: 25025447

Phillips AA, Shapira I, Willim RD, Sanmugarajah J, Solomon WB, Horwitz SM, Savage DG, Bhagat G, Soff G, Zain JM, Alobeid B, Seshan VE, O'Connor OA. A critical analysis of prognostic factors in North American patients with human T-cell lymphotropic virus type-1-associated adult T-cell leukemia/lymphoma: a multicenter clinicopathologic experience and new prognostic score. Cancer. 2010 Jul 15;116(14):3438-46.

Phillips AA, Willim RD, Savage DG, Horwitz SM, Isola L, Zain JM, O'Connor OA.
A multi-institutional experience of autologous stem cell transplantation in North American patients with human T-cell lymphotropic virus type-1 adult T-cell leukemia/lymphoma suggests ineffective salvage of relapsed patients. Leuk Lymphoma. 2009 Jun;50(6):1039-42.

Willim, R, Zee, SY, Mucosal Hyperplasia of the Appendix: A Retrospective review of 33 Cases. Abstract presented at CAP meeting, Washington, DC, October 2009.

Xia D, Beck AH. (2014, November). The Histomorphology and Clinical Features of TCGA Breast Cancer Methylation Subtypes. Poster to be presented at: Association of Molecular Pathology 2014 Annual Meeting; National Harbor, MD.

Xia Y, Hefti M, Knoblauch N, Beck AH. (2013, March). Computational Discovery of Breast Cancer Morphologic Subtypes and Their Molecular Underpinnings. Poster presented at: The United States and Canadian Academy of Pathology 2013 Annual Meeting; Baltimore, MD.

Xia Y, Hefti M, Knoblauch N, Beck AH. (2012, October). Discovery of Breast Cancer Morphologic Subtypes and Their Molecular Underpinnings. Poster presented at: Association for Molecular Pathology 2012 Annual Meeting; Long Beach, CA.

Raghu G, Xia D, Abraham JL. [Reply to] Pulmonary Fibrosis Associated with Aluminum Trihydrate (Corian) Dust. New England Journal of Medicine. Status: Accepted.

Xia D, McShine R, Berg AH. Misleading Hemoglobin A1C Levels in a Patient with Paroxysmal Nocturnal Hemoglobinuria. American Journal of Clinical Pathology. 2014 Aug; 142(2):261-5.

Raghu G, Collins B, Xia D, Schmidt R, Abraham JL. Pulmonary Fibrosis Associated with Aluminum Trihydrate (Corian) Dust. New England Journal of Medicine. 2014 May 29; 370(22):2154-6.