Cytopathology Fellowship


(Past, current, future fellows names in bold)

Siddiqui MA, Griffith KA, Michael CW, Pu RT.  2008.  Nodule heterogeneity as shown by size differences between the targeted nodule and the tumor in thyroidectomy specimen: a cause for a false-negative diagnosis of papillary thyroid carcinoma on fine-needle aspiration.  Cancer. 114:27-33.

Jing X, Michael CW, Pu RT. 2008.  The clinical and diagnostic impact of using standard criteria of adequacy assessment and diagnostic terminology on thyroid nodule fine needle aspiration.  Diagn Cytopathol. 36:161-166.

Bardarov S, Michael CW, Lucas D, Pang Y, Pu RT.  2008.  Fine-needle aspiration biopsy of metastatic malignant melanoma resembling a malignant peripheral nerve sheath tumor.  Diagn Cytopathol. 36:754-757.

Bardarov S, Michael CW, Pu RT, Pang Y. 2009.  Computer-assisted image analysis of amyloid deposits in abdominal fat pad aspiration biopsies. Diagn Cytopathol. 37:30-35.

Ellis CL, Burroughs F, Michael CW, Li QK.  2009.  Cytology of metastatic renal medullary carcinoma in pleural effusion: a study of two cases.  Diagn Cytopathol. 37:843-848

Womeldorph CM, Zalupski MM, Knoepp SM, Soltani M, Elmunzer BJ.  2010.  Retroperitoneal germ cell tumor diagnosed by endoscopic ultrasound-guided fine needle aspiration. World J Gastrointest Oncol. 15;2:443-5.

Hasteh F, Lin GY, Weidner N, Michael CW.  2010.  The use of immunohistochemistry to distinguish reactive mesothelial cells from malignant mesothelioma in cytologic effusions.  Cancer Cytopathol. 118:90-96.

Hanna A, Pang Y, Bedrossian CW, Dejmek A, Michael CW.  2010.  Podoplanin is a useful marker for identifying mesothelioma in malignant effusions.  Diagn Cytopathol. 38:264-269.

Wiseman W, Michael CW, and Roh MH.  2010.  Diagnostic utility of Pax8 and Pax2 immunohistochemistry in the identification of metastatic Mullerian carcinoma in effusions.  Diagn Cytopathol.  39(9):651-656.

Jing X, Roh MH, Knoepp SM, Zhao L, Michael CW. 2011.  Minimizing the diagnosis of "follicular lesion of undetermined significance" and identifying predictive features for neoplasia.  Diagn Cytopathol. 39:737-742.

Hanna AN, Michael CW, Jing X.  2011.  Mixed medullary-follicular carcinoma of the thyroid: diagnostic dilemmas in fine-needle aspiration cytology. Diagn Cytopathol. 39:862-865.

Jing X, Wey E, Michael CW.  2011.  Retrospective evaluation of instituted standard adequacy criteria for on-site adequacy assessment of thyroid fine-needle aspiration.  Diagn Cytopathol.  39(6):391-394.

Jing X, Michael CW. 2011.  Potential pitfalls for false suspicion of papillary thyroid carcinoma: A cytohistologic review of 22 cases.  Diagn Cytopathol.  In Press.

Roh MH, Schmidt LA, Placido J, Farmen S, Courey A, Arenberg D, and Knoepp SM.  2011.  The application and diagnostic utility of immunocytochemistry on direct smears in the diagnosis of pulmonary adenocarcinoma and squamous cell carcinoma.  Diagn Cytopathol.  In Press.

Jing X, Knoepp SM, Roh MH, Hookim K, Placido J, Davenport R, Rasche R, and Michael CW.  2011.  Group consensus review minimizes the diagnosis of “follicular lesion of undetermined significance” and improves cyto-histologic concordance.  Diagn Cytopathol.  In Press.

Betz B, Roh MH, Placido J, Weigelin H, Schmidt LA, Farmen S, Arenberg D, Kalemkerian GP, and Knoepp SM.  2011.  The application of molecular diagnostic studies interrogating EGFR and KRAS mutations to stained cytologic smears of pulmonary adenocarcinoma.  Am J Clin Pathol. 136(4):564-571.

Hookim K*, Roh MH*, Willman J, Placido J, Weigelin HC, Fields KL, Pang J, Betz BL, and Knoepp SM.  2011.  The application of immunocytochemistry and BRAF mutational analysis to direct smears of metastatic melanoma.  Cancer Cytopathol. 120:52-61.

Hookim K*, Knoepp SM*, Placido J, Fields KL, and Roh MH.  2011. The application of immunocytochemistry to cytologic direct smears of metastatic Merkel cell carcinoma. Diagn Cytopathol.  In Press.

Placido J*, Knoepp SM*, Fields KL, Thomas D, and Roh MH. 2012. The application of immunocytochemistry to direct smears in the diagnosis of effusions.  Diagn Cytopathol.  In Press.

Shukla A, Thomas D, and Roh MH. 2012. PAX8 and PAX2 expression in endocervical adenocarcinoma in-situ and high-grade squamous dysplasia.  Int J Gynecol Pathol.  In Press.

Bernacki KD, Betz BL, Weigelin HC, Lao CD, Redman BG, Knoepp SM, and Roh MH. 2012.  Molecular diagnostics of melanoma fine-needle aspirates:  a cytology-histology correlation study.  Am J Clin Pathol.  In Press.

Lee B, Smola B, Roh MH, Hughes DT, Miller BS, Jing X: The impact of using Bethesda System for Reporting Thyroid Cytology diagnostic criteria on the follicular lesion of undetermined significance category. Journal of American Society of Cytopathology 3(3): 131-136, 2014.

Hipp J, Lee B, Spector ME, Jing X: Diagnostic yield of ThinPrep preparation in the assessment of fine needle aspiration biopsy of salivary gland neoplasms. Diagnostic Cytopathology on-line, 2014.

* Denotes co-first authorship.