B Rekhi

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Publications

  1. doi request reprint Rapidly progressive congenital rhabdomyosarcoma presenting with multiple cutaneous lesions: an uncommon diagnosis and a therapeutic challenge
    Bharat Rekhi
    Department of Pathology, Tata Memorial Centre, Mumbai, Maharashtra, India Electronic address
    Pathol Res Pract 210:328-33. 2014
  2. doi request reprint Immunohistochemical validation of INI1/SMARCB1 in a spectrum of musculoskeletal tumors: an experience at a Tertiary Cancer Referral Centre
    Bharat Rekhi
    Department of Pathology, Tata Memorial Hospital, Mumbai 400012, Maharashtra, India Electronic address
    Pathol Res Pract 209:758-66. 2013
  3. doi request reprint Metastatic paraganglioma presenting as a primary shoulder mass
    Bharat Rekhi
    Department of Pathology, Tata Memorial Hospital, Dr E B Road, Parel, Mumbai, India, 400012
    Skeletal Radiol 42:1617-22. 2013
  4. pmc Immunohistochemical validation of TLE1, a novel marker, for synovial sarcomas
    Bharat Rekhi
    Department of Pathology, Tata Memorial Hospital, Mumbai, India
    Indian J Med Res 136:766-75. 2012
  5. doi request reprint Spectrum of neuroendocrine carcinomas of the uterine cervix, including histopathologic features, terminology, immunohistochemical profile, and clinical outcomes in a series of 50 cases from a single institution in India
    Bharat Rekhi
    Department of Pathology, Tata Memorial Hospital, Parel, Mumbai, India
    Ann Diagn Pathol 17:1-9. 2013
  6. doi request reprint Histopathological, immunohistochemical and molecular spectrum of myoepithelial tumours of soft tissues
    Bharat Rekhi
    Department of Pathology, Tata Memorial Hospital, Parel, Mumbai, India
    Virchows Arch 461:687-97. 2012
  7. doi request reprint Malignant transformation in a hybrid schwannoma/perineurioma: addition to the spectrum of a malignant peripheral nerve sheath tumor
    Bharat Rekhi
    Department of Pathology, Tata Memorial Hospital, Mumbai, India
    Indian J Pathol Microbiol 54:825-8. 2011
  8. pmc Internal jugular vein vascular malformation presenting as mass at root of neck: a case report
    Prahlad Duggal
    Head and Neck Services, Department of Surgical Oncology, Tata Memorial Hospital, Parel, Mumbai, India
    BMC Ear Nose Throat Disord 9:5. 2009
  9. doi request reprint Alveolar soft part sarcoma 'revisited': clinicopathological review of 47 cases from a tertiary cancer referral centre, including immunohistochemical expression of TFE3 in 22 cases and 21 other tumours
    Bharat Rekhi
    Department of Pathology, Tata Memorial Hospital, Parel, Mumbai, India
    Pathology 44:11-7. 2012
  10. pmc Kaposiform hemangioendothelioma in tonsil of a child associated with cervical lymphangioma: a rare case report
    Bharat Rekhi
    Department of Pathology, Tata Memorial Hospital, Parel, Mumbai, India
    World J Surg Oncol 9:57. 2011

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  1. doi request reprint Rapidly progressive congenital rhabdomyosarcoma presenting with multiple cutaneous lesions: an uncommon diagnosis and a therapeutic challenge
    Bharat Rekhi
    Department of Pathology, Tata Memorial Centre, Mumbai, Maharashtra, India Electronic address
    Pathol Res Pract 210:328-33. 2014
    ..The present case forms the fourth case report of an aggressive form of a congenital RMS with extensive cutaneous involvement and brain metastasis. A review of previously diagnosed cases of congenital RMSs is discussed herewith. ..
  2. doi request reprint Immunohistochemical validation of INI1/SMARCB1 in a spectrum of musculoskeletal tumors: an experience at a Tertiary Cancer Referral Centre
    Bharat Rekhi
    Department of Pathology, Tata Memorial Hospital, Mumbai 400012, Maharashtra, India Electronic address
    Pathol Res Pract 209:758-66. 2013
    ..Its expression should be interpreted in the tumor cells, rather than intermixed stromal cells and or inflammatory cells that retain INI1 expression. ..
  3. doi request reprint Metastatic paraganglioma presenting as a primary shoulder mass
    Bharat Rekhi
    Department of Pathology, Tata Memorial Hospital, Dr E B Road, Parel, Mumbai, India, 400012
    Skeletal Radiol 42:1617-22. 2013
    ..This unusual case is presented to increase a diagnostic index of suspicion for a malignant paraganglioma, including at unconventional musculoskeletal sites. The diagnostic challenge and therapeutic implications are discussed herewith. ..
  4. pmc Immunohistochemical validation of TLE1, a novel marker, for synovial sarcomas
    Bharat Rekhi
    Department of Pathology, Tata Memorial Hospital, Mumbai, India
    Indian J Med Res 136:766-75. 2012
    ..Recently, TLE1 has been recognized as a robust IHC marker for diagnosing a synovial sarcoma. Here, we present IHC features of synovial sarcomas, including TLE1 expression in these cases and in some other tumours...
  5. doi request reprint Spectrum of neuroendocrine carcinomas of the uterine cervix, including histopathologic features, terminology, immunohistochemical profile, and clinical outcomes in a series of 50 cases from a single institution in India
    Bharat Rekhi
    Department of Pathology, Tata Memorial Hospital, Parel, Mumbai, India
    Ann Diagn Pathol 17:1-9. 2013
    ..All these tumors are best treated with multimodal therapy. Early stage disease treated with radical surgery and adjuvant treatment seems to increase survival. Despite aggressive treatment, prognosis is dismal...
  6. doi request reprint Histopathological, immunohistochemical and molecular spectrum of myoepithelial tumours of soft tissues
    Bharat Rekhi
    Department of Pathology, Tata Memorial Hospital, Parel, Mumbai, India
    Virchows Arch 461:687-97. 2012
    ..Brachyury is useful in separating parachordoma/myoepithelioma from chordoma. EWSR1 rearrangement mostly occurs in METs that are deep-seated, irrespective of benign or malignant behaviour. Most malignant METs are INI1 negative...
  7. doi request reprint Malignant transformation in a hybrid schwannoma/perineurioma: addition to the spectrum of a malignant peripheral nerve sheath tumor
    Bharat Rekhi
    Department of Pathology, Tata Memorial Hospital, Mumbai, India
    Indian J Pathol Microbiol 54:825-8. 2011
    ..Diagnosis of a MPNST arising in a hybrid schwannoma/perineurioma was made. This unusual case forms yet another addition to the spectrum of a MPNST...
  8. pmc Internal jugular vein vascular malformation presenting as mass at root of neck: a case report
    Prahlad Duggal
    Head and Neck Services, Department of Surgical Oncology, Tata Memorial Hospital, Parel, Mumbai, India
    BMC Ear Nose Throat Disord 9:5. 2009
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  9. doi request reprint Alveolar soft part sarcoma 'revisited': clinicopathological review of 47 cases from a tertiary cancer referral centre, including immunohistochemical expression of TFE3 in 22 cases and 21 other tumours
    Bharat Rekhi
    Department of Pathology, Tata Memorial Hospital, Parel, Mumbai, India
    Pathology 44:11-7. 2012
    ..5-1.0% of soft tissue sarcomas in the United States. At our Hospital, it constitutes 1.8% of the newly diagnosed soft tissue sarcomas. Lately, TFE3 has been found to be a useful immunohistochemical marker for diagnosing this sarcoma...
  10. pmc Kaposiform hemangioendothelioma in tonsil of a child associated with cervical lymphangioma: a rare case report
    Bharat Rekhi
    Department of Pathology, Tata Memorial Hospital, Parel, Mumbai, India
    World J Surg Oncol 9:57. 2011
    ..KHE has distinct histopathological features and can be sorted out from its other differentials like juvenile hemangioma and Kaposi's sarcoma. IHC stains are useful in substantiating a definite diagnosis...
  11. doi request reprint Low-grade fibromyxoid sarcoma: a clinicopathologic study of 18 cases, including histopathologic relationship with sclerosing epithelioid fibrosarcoma in a subset of cases
    Bharat Rekhi
    Department of Pathology, Tata Memorial Hospital, Parel, Mumbai, India
    Ann Diagn Pathol 15:303-11. 2011
    ..Histopathologic relationship exists between LGFMS and SEF in a few cases. An LGFMS is optimally managed with surgical wide excision and follow-up...
  12. doi request reprint Primary leiomyosarcoma of bone--a clinicopathologic study of 8 uncommon cases with immunohistochemical analysis and clinical outcomes
    Bharat Rekhi
    Department of Pathology, Tata Memorial Hospital, Parel, Mumbai 400012, India
    Ann Diagn Pathol 15:147-56. 2011
    ..Surgery forms the treatment mainstay. The prognosis appears to be dismal...
  13. ncbi request reprint Epithelioid variant of a pleomorphic liposarcoma displaying arborizing vascular arrangements on cytology smears: a case report of an interesting cytomorphologic pattern in an uncommon tumor
    Bharat Rekhi
    Department of Pathology, Tata Memorial Hospital, Dr Ernest Borges Road, Parel, Mumbai 400012, Maharashtra, India
    Acta Cytol 54:963-7. 2010
    ..There is limited documentation on cytologic features of liposarcomas, especially pleomorphic liposarcomas (PLPSs), in view of their rarity...
  14. doi request reprint Malignant peripheral nerve sheath tumors: clinicopathological profile of 63 cases diagnosed at a tertiary cancer referral center in Mumbai, India
    Bharat Rekhi
    Department of Pathology, Tata Memorial Centre, Parel, Mumbai, Maharashtra, India
    Indian J Pathol Microbiol 53:611-8. 2010
    ..The present study is a comprehensive analysis, including histopathological spectrum of 63 MPNSTs that forms a substantial study from an Indian perspective...
  15. doi request reprint A t (11; 22) (p13; q12) EWS-WT 1 positive desmoplastic small round cell tumor of the maxilla: an unusual case indicating the role of molecular diagnosis in round cell sarcomas
    B Rekhi
    Department of Pathology, Tata Memorial Center, Dr E B Road, Parel, Mumbai, India
    J Postgrad Med 56:201-5. 2010
    ..An exact diagnosis of a round cell sarcoma has a therapeutic relevance...
  16. doi request reprint Melanotic neuroectodermal tumor of infancy in thigh of an infant--a rare case report with diagnostic implications
    Bharat Rekhi
    Department of Pathology, Tata Memorial Hospital, Dr E B Road, Parel, Mumbai, India
    Skeletal Radiol 40:1079-84. 2011
    ..To the best of our knowledge this case is the fifth documented case in the English literature of MNTI in the thigh. The diagnostic and therapeutic implications are discussed...
  17. doi request reprint Sclerosing epithelioid fibrosarcoma - a report of two cases with cytogenetic analysis of FUS gene rearrangement by FISH technique
    Bharat Rekhi
    Department of Pathology, Tata Memorial Hospital, Dr E B Road, Parel, Mumbai, Maharashtra 400012, India
    Pathol Oncol Res 17:145-8. 2011
    ..Our study reinforces the previously reported relationship between SEF and LGFMS, and suggests that SEF may represent a variant of LGFMS in at least some cases, rather than an entirely distinct fibrosarcoma variant...
  18. doi request reprint Morphologic spectrum, immunohistochemical analysis, and clinical features of a series of granular cell tumors of soft tissues: a study from a tertiary referral cancer center
    Bharat Rekhi
    Department of Pathology, Tata Memorial Hospital, Mumbai, India
    Ann Diagn Pathol 14:162-7. 2010
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  19. ncbi request reprint ALK+ anaplastic large cell lymphoma with cohesive, perivascular arrangements on cytology, mimicking a soft tissue sarcoma: a report of 2 cases
    Bharat Rekhi
    Department of Pathology, Tata Memorial Hospital, Parel, Mumbai, India
    Acta Cytol 54:75-8. 2010
    ..We present the cytomorphology of 2 cases of anaplastic lymphoma kinase (ALK)+ ALCL that displayed a perivascular arrangement, thereby mimicking a sarcoma...
  20. ncbi request reprint A t(X; 18) SYT-SSX2 positive synovial sarcoma in the pelvis of a young adult male: a rare case report with review of literature
    B Rekhi
    Department of Pathology, Tata Memorial Center, Mumbai, India
    Indian J Cancer 45:67-71. 2008
    ..This case highlights the value of molecular analysis in diagnosis of a synovial sarcoma at rare sites, especially when IHC results are equivocal and the biopsy material is limited...
  21. doi request reprint Clinicopathological features with outcomes of a series of conventional and proximal-type epithelioid sarcomas, diagnosed over a period of 10 years at a tertiary cancer hospital in India
    Bharat Rekhi
    Deparment of Pathology, Tata Memorial Hospital, Dr E B Road, Parel, Mumbai, India
    Virchows Arch 453:141-53. 2008
    ..This unusual sarcoma, with characteristic growth patterns, merits a proper histological evaluation, as it has many mimics. Proximal-type ES is rather a morphological subtype, associated with an aggressive course...
  22. doi request reprint Clinicomorphologic features of a series of 10 cases of malignant triton tumors diagnosed over 10 years at a tertiary cancer hospital in Mumbai, India
    Bharat Rekhi
    Department of Pathology, Tata Memorial Hospital, Mumbai 400012, India
    Ann Diagn Pathol 12:90-7. 2008
    ..Malignant triton tumor is an uncommon tumor associated with an aggressive behavior. Surgery with clear margins is the treatment mainstay. Adjuvant radiotherapy is effective...
  23. doi request reprint Metastatic rhabdomyosarcomatous elements, mimicking a primary sarcoma, in the omentum, from a poorly differentiated ovarian Sertoli-Leydig cell tumor in a young girl: an unusual presentation with a literature review
    Bharat Rekhi
    Department of Pathology, Tata Memorial Hospital, Mumbai, India
    Indian J Pathol Microbiol 52:554-8. 2009
    ..Further, this case reinforces the presence of rhabdomyosarcomatous elements in an ovarian SLCT to be associated with an aggressive disease course...
  24. doi request reprint "Signet-ring" cells--a caveat in the diagnosis of a diffuse peritoneal mesothelioma occurring in a lady presenting with recurrent ascites: an unusual case report
    Bharat Rekhi
    Department of Pathology, Tata Memorial Hospital, Parel, Mumbai, India
    Diagn Cytopathol 38:435-9. 2010
    ..On review, clinicopathological correlation with IHC was helpful in forming correct diagnosis...
  25. pmc Proximal-type epithelioid sarcoma--a rare, aggressive subtype of epithelioid sarcoma presenting as a recurrent perineal mass in a middle-aged male
    Bharat Rekhi
    Department of Pathology, Tata Memorial Hospital, Parel, Mumbai, India
    World J Surg Oncol 5:28. 2007
    ..Epithelioid sarcoma (ES) is an uncommon soft tissue sarcoma. Lately, subtypes of ES, including proximal-type ES have been recognized, with relatively few reports on such cases...
  26. pmc Primary vaginal Ewing's sarcoma or primitive neuroectodermal tumor in a 17-year-old woman: a case report
    Bharat Rekhi
    Department of Pathology, Tata Memorial Centre, Dr EB Road, Parel, Mumbai, 400012, India
    J Med Case Reports 4:88. 2010
    ..Rarer still is its occurrence in the vagina, with only five cases described so far. Out of these, only one case was confirmed using molecular analysis...
  27. pmc Fibromatosis-like carcinoma-an unusual phenotype of a metaplastic breast tumor associated with a micropapilloma
    Bharat Rekhi
    Department of Pathology, Tata Memorial Hospital, Parel, Mumbai, India
    World J Surg Oncol 5:24. 2007
    ..Fibromatosis-like metaplastic carcinoma is a newly described metaplastic breast tumor, literature on which is still evolving...
  28. doi request reprint Calvarial metastasis of a renal cell carcinoma, mimicking a primary alveolar soft part sarcoma, in a young girl-a rare case report
    Bharat Rekhi
    Department of Pathology, Tata Memorial Hospital, Parel, Mumbai, 400012, India
    Pathol Oncol Res 15:137-41. 2009
    ..It also highlights the value of clinico-patho-radiological correlation, including CD10 as a useful IHC marker in diagnosing a RCC in young patients, especially when histopathological features overlap with ASPS...
  29. doi request reprint Primary intraosseous myoepithelioma arising in the iliac bone and displaying trisomies of 11, 15, 17 with del (16q) and del (22q11)--A rare case report with review of literature
    Bharat Rekhi
    Department of Pathology, Tata Memorial Hospital, Dr E B Road, Parel, Mumbai 400012, India
    Pathol Res Pract 207:780-5. 2011
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  30. doi request reprint A clinico-morphological study of 95 cases of sarcomas with metastases to the lungs
    N Krishnamoorthy
    Department of Pathology, Tata Memorial Hospital, Parel, Mumbai, India
    Indian J Cancer 48:335-8. 2011
    ..Metastasis of soft tissue sarcoma most commonly occurs to the lungs. There are very few studies on histology of pulmonary metastatectomy and hardly any wherein the histology of the primary tumor has been compared with the metastasis...
  31. doi request reprint The use of p63 as an effective immunomarker in the diagnosis of pulmonary squamous cell carcinomas on de-stained bronchial lavage cytological smears
    M Uke
    Division of Cytology, Tata Memorial Hospital, Mumbai, India
    Cytopathology 21:56-63. 2010
    ..We present an analysis of p63 expression in cytological smears from 100 bronchial lavage specimens comprising 51 cases of SCLC and 49 cases of NSCLC...
  32. doi request reprint A giant solitary fibrous tumor of the pleura: diagnostic implications in an unusual case with literature review
    Swati Mune
    Department of Pathology, Tata Memorial Hospital, Mumbai, India
    Indian J Pathol Microbiol 53:544-7. 2010
    ..Diagnosis of an SFTP was substantiated over a close differential of a desmoplastic mesothelioma. In view of atypical features, a close follow-up of the case was recommended...
  33. ncbi request reprint Pancreatic tuberculosis masquerading as pancreatic carcinoma in two cases: role of fine needle aspiration cytology in diagnosis
    A Khurana
    Department of Pathology, Tata Memorial Hospital, Parel, Mumbai, India
    Cytopathology 18:380-3. 2007
  34. doi request reprint Pulmonary non-Hodgkin's lymphoma (NHL) of diffuse large B-cell type with simultaneous humeral involvement in a young lady: an uncommon presentation with cytologic implications
    Irene Ruben
    Department of Cytopathology, Tata Memorial Hospital, Parel, Mumbai, India
    Diagn Cytopathol 38:217-20. 2010
    ..IHC is necessary to confirm he diagnosis. A simultaneous association in the humerus in our case makes it unusual...
  35. ncbi request reprint Role of computerized morphometric analysis in diagnosis of effusion specimens
    B Arora
    Department of Pathology, P G I M S, Rohtak, Haryana, India
    Diagn Cytopathol 34:670-5. 2006
    ..MCA constitutes as another useful parameter. Salient features of CIM, including their applications in the light of current study, are discussed...
  36. doi request reprint Outcome of gestational trophoblastic neoplasia: experience from a tertiary cancer centre in India
    S Gulia
    Department of Medical Oncology, Tata Memorial Hospital, Parel, Mumbai, India
    Clin Oncol (R Coll Radiol) 26:39-44. 2014
    ..The purpose of this analysis was to address the outcome of GTN from a developing country, as data are largely sparse from this region...
  37. doi request reprint Identification of atypical glandular cells in pap smears: is it a hit and miss scenario?
    D Ajit
    Department of Cytopathology, Tata Memorial Hospital, Mumbai, India
    Acta Cytol 57:45-53. 2013
    ..This study was undertaken with an aim to correlate GCA cases with histology, scrutinize its mimics and identify cytologic features to segregate significant lesions from benign...
  38. doi request reprint Revisiting chordoma with brachyury, a "new age" marker: analysis of a validation study on 51 cases
    Nirmala A Jambhekar
    Department of Pathology, Tata Memorial Hospital, Parel, Mumbai, India
    Arch Pathol Lab Med 134:1181-7. 2010
    ..At times, it presents a diagnostic challenge, especially in small biopsies. Brachyury, a nuclear transcription factor, is a recently described immunohistochemical marker for diagnosing chordomas...
  39. ncbi request reprint Localized amyloidosis of the urinary bladder, clinically masquerading as bladder cancer
    Maria Alina DeSouza
    Department of Pathology, Tata Memorial Hospital, Parel, Mumbai, India
    Indian J Pathol Microbiol 51:415-7. 2008
    ..A diagnosis of amyloidosis in both these cases was ascertained on biopsy, supplemented with special stains...
  40. pmc Metastatic recurrence of an intracranial hemangiopericytoma 8 years after treatment: report of a case with emphasis on the role of PET/CT in follow-up
    Nilendu C Purandare
    BioImaging Unit, Tata Memorial Hospital, Parel, Mumbai, Maharshtra 400012, India
    Cancer Imaging 10:117-20. 2010
    ..We report an unusual metastatic recurrence of an intracranial hemangiopericytoma, 8 years after surgery for the primary tumor and discuss the role of positron emission tomography/computed tomography in the follow-up of these patients...
  41. doi request reprint Spectrum of cytomorphological features, including literature review, of an extraskeletal myxoid chondrosarcoma with t(9;22)(q22;q12) (TEC/EWS) results in one case
    Rajiv Kumar
    Department of Pathology, Tata Memorial Hospital, India
    Diagn Cytopathol 36:868-75. 2008
    ..Three cases revealed presence of "rhabdoid" cells. All cases had histopathologic confirmation. One case displayed t(9;22)(q22;q12) translocation by fluorescent in situ hybridization (FISH), on smears...