Samuel P Hammar

Summary

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Localized malignant mesothelioma
    Timothy Craig Allen
    Department of Pathology, Baylor College of Medicine, Houston, TX, USA
    Am J Surg Pathol 29:866-73. 2005
  2. ncbi request reprint Macroscopic, histologic, histochemical, immunohistochemical, and ultrastructural features of mesothelioma
    Samuel P Hammar
    Diagnostic Specialties Laboratories, Bremerton, Washington 98310, USA
    Ultrastruct Pathol 30:3-17. 2006
  3. ncbi request reprint Quantitative analysis of asbestos burden in a series of individuals with lung cancer and a history of exposure to asbestos
    Ronald F Dodson
    University of Texas Health Center at Tyler, Tyler, Texas 75708, USA
    Inhal Toxicol 16:637-47. 2004
  4. ncbi request reprint Re: The "Helsinki Criteria" for attribution of lung cancer to asbestos exposure: how robust are the criteria?
    Victor L Roggli
    Arch Pathol Lab Med 132:1386-7; author reply 1387. 2008
  5. ncbi request reprint Approach to the diagnosis of neuroendocrine lung neoplasms: variabilities and pitfalls
    Samuel P Hammar
    Diagnostic Specialties Laboratory, Bremerton, Washington 98310, USA
    Semin Thorac Cardiovasc Surg 18:183-90. 2006
  6. ncbi request reprint The dispersed neuroendocrine system, its bronchopulmonary elements, and neuroendocrine tumors presumed to be derived from them: myths, mistaken notions, and misunderstandings
    William H Warren
    Department of Cardiovascular Thoracic Surgery, Rush University Medical Center, Chicago, IL 60612, USA
    Semin Thorac Cardiovasc Surg 18:178-82. 2006
  7. ncbi request reprint Pleural mesothelioma in a woman whose documented past exposure to asbestos was from smoking asbestos-containing filtered cigarettes: the comparative value of analytical transmission electron microscopic analysis of lung and lymph-node tissue
    Ronald F Dodson
    Dodson Environmental Consulting, Inc, and ERI Analytical, Tyler, Texas 75701, USA
    Inhal Toxicol 18:679-84. 2006
  8. ncbi request reprint Sclerosing hemangioma of the lung in a young woman with cutaneous melanoma: the role of electron microscopy in preventing an erroneous diagnosis of metastasis
    Douglas A Weeks
    Department of Pathology, Oregon Health Sciences University, Portland, Oregon 97201, USA
    Ultrastruct Pathol 26:261-5. 2002
  9. ncbi request reprint The spectrum of Kit (CD117) immunoreactivity in lung and pleural tumors: a study of 96 cases using a single-source antibody with a review of the literature
    Kelly J Butnor
    Department of Pathology, University of Vermont, Burlington, VT, USA
    Arch Pathol Lab Med 128:538-43. 2004
  10. ncbi request reprint Quantitative analysis of asbestos burden in women with mesothelioma
    Ronald F Dodson
    The University of Texas Health Center at Tyler, Tyler, Texas 75708, USA
    Am J Ind Med 43:188-95. 2003

Detail Information

Publications10

  1. ncbi request reprint Localized malignant mesothelioma
    Timothy Craig Allen
    Department of Pathology, Baylor College of Medicine, Houston, TX, USA
    Am J Surg Pathol 29:866-73. 2005
    ..Localized malignant mesotheliomas should be separated from diffuse malignant mesotheliomas because of their localized presentation, quite different biologic behavior, and far better prognosis...
  2. ncbi request reprint Macroscopic, histologic, histochemical, immunohistochemical, and ultrastructural features of mesothelioma
    Samuel P Hammar
    Diagnostic Specialties Laboratories, Bremerton, Washington 98310, USA
    Ultrastruct Pathol 30:3-17. 2006
    ..A combination of histochemical, immunohistochemical, and ultrastructural features are often necessary to accurately diagnose mesotheliomas. These techniques are highlighted in this review article on mesothelioma...
  3. ncbi request reprint Quantitative analysis of asbestos burden in a series of individuals with lung cancer and a history of exposure to asbestos
    Ronald F Dodson
    University of Texas Health Center at Tyler, Tyler, Texas 75708, USA
    Inhal Toxicol 16:637-47. 2004
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  4. ncbi request reprint Re: The "Helsinki Criteria" for attribution of lung cancer to asbestos exposure: how robust are the criteria?
    Victor L Roggli
    Arch Pathol Lab Med 132:1386-7; author reply 1387. 2008
  5. ncbi request reprint Approach to the diagnosis of neuroendocrine lung neoplasms: variabilities and pitfalls
    Samuel P Hammar
    Diagnostic Specialties Laboratory, Bremerton, Washington 98310, USA
    Semin Thorac Cardiovasc Surg 18:183-90. 2006
    ..Nonneuroendocrine lung cancers, especially large-cell undifferentiated carcinoma and poorly differentiated adenocarcinoma, not infrequently express neuroendocrine markers immunohistochemically...
  6. ncbi request reprint The dispersed neuroendocrine system, its bronchopulmonary elements, and neuroendocrine tumors presumed to be derived from them: myths, mistaken notions, and misunderstandings
    William H Warren
    Department of Cardiovascular Thoracic Surgery, Rush University Medical Center, Chicago, IL 60612, USA
    Semin Thorac Cardiovasc Surg 18:178-82. 2006
    ..It has been the subject of a great deal of controversy and debate, giving rise to certain misunderstandings. This article attempts to put some of these issues in perspective, especially as they relate to the bronchopulmonary tree...
  7. ncbi request reprint Pleural mesothelioma in a woman whose documented past exposure to asbestos was from smoking asbestos-containing filtered cigarettes: the comparative value of analytical transmission electron microscopic analysis of lung and lymph-node tissue
    Ronald F Dodson
    Dodson Environmental Consulting, Inc, and ERI Analytical, Tyler, Texas 75701, USA
    Inhal Toxicol 18:679-84. 2006
    ..Combined ATEM data of lung and lymph node tissue clarified the patient's exposure to asbestos and particularly to crocidolite asbestos and thus to the presence of an entity recognized as the causal agent for mesothelioma...
  8. ncbi request reprint Sclerosing hemangioma of the lung in a young woman with cutaneous melanoma: the role of electron microscopy in preventing an erroneous diagnosis of metastasis
    Douglas A Weeks
    Department of Pathology, Oregon Health Sciences University, Portland, Oregon 97201, USA
    Ultrastruct Pathol 26:261-5. 2002
    ..This case illustrates a potentially disastrous diagnostic pitfall in interpreting lung tumors in patients with melanoma, and the vital role of electron microscopy in resolving conflicting and/or misleading immunocytochemical results...
  9. ncbi request reprint The spectrum of Kit (CD117) immunoreactivity in lung and pleural tumors: a study of 96 cases using a single-source antibody with a review of the literature
    Kelly J Butnor
    Department of Pathology, University of Vermont, Burlington, VT, USA
    Arch Pathol Lab Med 128:538-43. 2004
    ..Likewise, while solitary fibrous tumors of the gastrointestinal tract have been examined for Kit expression, the Kit staining characteristics of their counterpart in the pleura, namely, localized fibrous tumor, are not well known...
  10. ncbi request reprint Quantitative analysis of asbestos burden in women with mesothelioma
    Ronald F Dodson
    The University of Texas Health Center at Tyler, Tyler, Texas 75708, USA
    Am J Ind Med 43:188-95. 2003
    ..The group contained individuals who had occupational exposure to asbestos and others had family members whose work history included vocations where contact with asbestos containing materials occurred...