D Govender

Summary

Affiliation: University of Cape Town
Country: South Africa

Publications

  1. pmc Sertoli cell nodules in the undescended testis: a histochemical, immunohistochemical, and ultrastructural study of hyaline deposits
    D Govender
    Department of Pathology, Nelson R Mandela School of Medicine, University of Natal, Private Bag 7, Congella, Durban, 4013, South Africa
    J Clin Pathol 57:802-6. 2004
  2. ncbi request reprint Test and teach. An unusual cause of multiple bilateral pulmonary metastases. Osteosarcoma arising in monostotic Paget's disease of the femur
    Dhirendra Govender
    Department of Pathology, Nelson R Mandela School of Medicine, University of Natal, Durban, South Africa
    Pathology 35:444-7. 2003
  3. doi request reprint Anaplastic nephroblastomas express transketolase-like enzyme 1
    H T Wu
    Division of Anatomical Pathology, National Health Laboratory Services, Groote Schuur Hospital Red Cross War Memorial Children s Hospital, University of Cape Town, Cape Town, South Africa
    J Clin Pathol 62:460-3. 2009
  4. ncbi request reprint Perineurioma: an unusual cause of an external auditory canal polyp
    R Donnellan
    Department of Anatomical Pathology, University of Natal Medical School, Congella, South Africa
    ORL J Otorhinolaryngol Relat Spec 59:336-8. 1997
  5. pmc Microsatellite analysis of the adenomatous polyposis coli (APC) gene and immunoexpression of beta catenin in nephroblastoma: a study including 83 cases treated with preoperative chemotherapy
    A Ramburan
    Molecular Biology Research Facility, Nelson R Mandela School of Medicine, University of KwaZulu Natal, Congella, 7925 Durban, South Africa
    J Clin Pathol 58:44-50. 2005
  6. pmc p53 protein expression in nephroblastomas: a predictor of poor prognosis
    D Govender
    Department of Anatomical Pathology, University of Natal Medical School and King Edward VIII Hospital, Durban, South Africa
    Br J Cancer 77:314-8. 1998
  7. ncbi request reprint Granuloma inguinale (donovanosis): an unusual cause of otitis media and mastoiditis in children
    D Govender
    Department of Anatomical Pathology, University of Natal Medical School, Congella, Durban, South Africa
    Am J Clin Pathol 108:510-4. 1997
  8. ncbi request reprint Follicular thyroid carcinoma with rhabdoid phenotype
    R Chetty
    Department of Pathology, University of Natal School of Medicine, Durban, South Africa
    Virchows Arch 435:133-6. 1999
  9. ncbi request reprint Cytomegalovirus-induced syringosquamous metaplasia
    R Chetty
    Department of Pathology, University of Natal School of Medicine, Durban, South Africa
    Am J Dermatopathol 21:487-90. 1999
  10. pmc CD31 (JC70) expression in plasma cells: an immunohistochemical analysis of reactive and neoplastic plasma cells
    D Govender
    Department of Anatomical Pathology, University of Natal Medical School, Durban, South Africa
    J Clin Pathol 50:490-3. 1997

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Publications23

  1. pmc Sertoli cell nodules in the undescended testis: a histochemical, immunohistochemical, and ultrastructural study of hyaline deposits
    D Govender
    Department of Pathology, Nelson R Mandela School of Medicine, University of Natal, Private Bag 7, Congella, Durban, 4013, South Africa
    J Clin Pathol 57:802-6. 2004
    ..To highlight the need to distinguish these nodules from other Sertoli cell hyperplasias, such as intratubular Sertoli cell proliferations, which occur in specific clinical contexts...
  2. ncbi request reprint Test and teach. An unusual cause of multiple bilateral pulmonary metastases. Osteosarcoma arising in monostotic Paget's disease of the femur
    Dhirendra Govender
    Department of Pathology, Nelson R Mandela School of Medicine, University of Natal, Durban, South Africa
    Pathology 35:444-7. 2003
  3. doi request reprint Anaplastic nephroblastomas express transketolase-like enzyme 1
    H T Wu
    Division of Anatomical Pathology, National Health Laboratory Services, Groote Schuur Hospital Red Cross War Memorial Children s Hospital, University of Cape Town, Cape Town, South Africa
    J Clin Pathol 62:460-3. 2009
    ..To the best of the authors' knowledge, the expression of TKTL1 in nephroblastomas has not been studied before and the aim of this study was to compare the immunoexpression of TKTL1 in anaplastic and non-anaplastic nephroblastomas...
  4. ncbi request reprint Perineurioma: an unusual cause of an external auditory canal polyp
    R Donnellan
    Department of Anatomical Pathology, University of Natal Medical School, Congella, South Africa
    ORL J Otorhinolaryngol Relat Spec 59:336-8. 1997
    ..It has characteristic morphological, immunohistochemical and ultrastructural features that help separate it from other nerve and neuroectodermal lesions...
  5. pmc Microsatellite analysis of the adenomatous polyposis coli (APC) gene and immunoexpression of beta catenin in nephroblastoma: a study including 83 cases treated with preoperative chemotherapy
    A Ramburan
    Molecular Biology Research Facility, Nelson R Mandela School of Medicine, University of KwaZulu Natal, Congella, 7925 Durban, South Africa
    J Clin Pathol 58:44-50. 2005
    ..To determine whether microsatellite mutations of the adenomatous polyposis coli (APC) gene have pathological or prognostic significance in nephroblastomas and to correlate APC alterations with beta catenin immunoexpression...
  6. pmc p53 protein expression in nephroblastomas: a predictor of poor prognosis
    D Govender
    Department of Anatomical Pathology, University of Natal Medical School and King Edward VIII Hospital, Durban, South Africa
    Br J Cancer 77:314-8. 1998
    ..It may also be of practical value to the practising pathologist by identifying those tumours that require careful assessment for the presence of anaplasia...
  7. ncbi request reprint Granuloma inguinale (donovanosis): an unusual cause of otitis media and mastoiditis in children
    D Govender
    Department of Anatomical Pathology, University of Natal Medical School, Congella, Durban, South Africa
    Am J Clin Pathol 108:510-4. 1997
    ..These cases indicate that granuloma inguinale can be transmitted during vaginal delivery, and careful cleansing of neonates born to infected mothers is recommended...
  8. ncbi request reprint Follicular thyroid carcinoma with rhabdoid phenotype
    R Chetty
    Department of Pathology, University of Natal School of Medicine, Durban, South Africa
    Virchows Arch 435:133-6. 1999
    ..Two tumours pursued an aggressive biological course similar to other composite extrarenal rhabdoid tumours. A rhabdoid component accompanying thyroid follicular carcinomas is an adverse prognostic factor...
  9. ncbi request reprint Cytomegalovirus-induced syringosquamous metaplasia
    R Chetty
    Department of Pathology, University of Natal School of Medicine, Durban, South Africa
    Am J Dermatopathol 21:487-90. 1999
    ..To the best of our knowledge, our case represents the first of syringosquamous metaplasia of eccrine ducts caused by CMV infection...
  10. pmc CD31 (JC70) expression in plasma cells: an immunohistochemical analysis of reactive and neoplastic plasma cells
    D Govender
    Department of Anatomical Pathology, University of Natal Medical School, Durban, South Africa
    J Clin Pathol 50:490-3. 1997
    ..To investigate the immunohistochemical expression of CD31 (JC70) in normal and neoplastic plasma cells...
  11. ncbi request reprint Clear cell (glycogen-rich) rhabdomyosarcoma presenting as cervical lymphadenopathy
    D Govender
    Department of Pathology, University of Natal Medical School, Durban, South Africa
    ORL J Otorhinolaryngol Relat Spec 61:52-4. 1999
    ..The tumour recurred in a cervical lymph node after 2 years. This is yet another tumour that must be considered in the differential diagnosis of clear cell tumours of the head and neck region...
  12. ncbi request reprint Recurrent Wilms' tumour or retroperitoneal teratoma? A challenging case
    D Govender
    Department of Pathology, University of Natal Medical School and King Edward VIII Hospital, Durban, South Africa
    Virchows Arch 435:67-70. 1999
    ..Nests of epithelium resembling ameloblastic nests and a unique structure reminiscent of a developing tooth were present...
  13. ncbi request reprint Primary lumbosacral Wilms tumour associated with occult spinal dysraphism
    D Govender
    Department of Pathology, University of Natal Medical School, Durban, South Africa
    Virchows Arch 436:502-5. 2000
    ..There was no clinical response to chemotherapy or radiotherapy...
  14. ncbi request reprint Malakoplakia and tuberculosis
    D Govender
    Department of Pathology, University of Natal Medical School, Durban, South Africa
    Pathology 31:280-3. 1999
    ..This case however displayed some atypical histological, histochemical and ultrastructural features, which are highlighted in this report. The mass responded to combination antituberculous treatment...
  15. ncbi request reprint ALK protein expression in rhabdomyosarcomas
    K Pillay
    Department of Pathology, Nelson R Mandela School of Medicine, University of Natal, Durban, South Africa
    Histopathology 41:461-7. 2002
    ..However, rhabdomyosarcomas (in particular, the alveolar subtype) have also been noted to show expression of this protein. This study set out to examine ALK expression in a large number of rhabdomyosarcomas...
  16. ncbi request reprint MUC2, MUC5AC and MUC5B in the mucus of a patient with pseudomyxoma peritonei: biochemical and immunohistochemical study
    Anwar S Mall
    Department of Surgery, University of Cape Town, South Africa
    Pathol Int 57:537-47. 2007
    ..Serine, threonine and proline comprised 21.6% of the total amino acid composition of the sample. The viscous nature of the material is due to the presence of three gel-forming mucins and possibly to its high content of protein...
  17. pmc The characterisation of mucin in a mature ovarian teratoma occurring in an eight year old patient
    Anwar Suleman Mall
    Departments of Surgery, Groote Schuur and Red Cross Hospitals, University of Cape Town, Cape Town, South Africa
    Int J Med Sci 4:115-23. 2007
    ..The presence of MUC5AC (M1 antigen) and MUC6 have previously been found in ovarian mucinous cyst. We characterized the mucins in the crude mucus and tissue of a mature ovarian teratoma in an 8 year old girl...
  18. ncbi request reprint Mediastinal immature teratoma with yolk sac tumor and myelomonocytic leukemia associated with Klinefelter's syndrome
    Dhirendra Govender
    Department of Pathology, Nelson R Mandela School of Medicine, University of Natal, Durban, South Africa
    Int J Surg Pathol 10:157-62. 2002
    ..The karyotypic analysis of leukemic cells isolated and cultured from the bone marrow showed 50XXY, +8, +21, +iso G-group marker chromosome karyotype...
  19. ncbi request reprint Acinic cell carcinoma: an unusual cause of bronchial obstruction in a child
    Rathi M Sabaratnam
    Department of Anatomical Pathology, Neson R Mandela School of Medicine, University of KwaZulu Natal, Congella, Durban, South Africa
    Pediatr Dev Pathol 7:521-6. 2004
    ..A lobectomy was done with a clear bronchial resection margin. The child is well with no evidence of recurrence or metastasis 2 years postresection...
  20. ncbi request reprint Expression of E-cadherin, cadherin-11, alpha-, beta- and gamma-catenins in nephroblastomas: relationship with clinicopathological parameters, prognostic factors and outcome
    Amsha Ramburan
    Department of Paediatric Surgery, Nelson R Mandela School of Medicine, University of KwaZulu Natal, Durban, South Africa
    Pathology 38:39-44. 2006
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  21. ncbi request reprint Systemic anaplastic large cell lymphoma presenting with conjunctival involvement
    Blaise Clarke
    Department of Anatomical Pathology, Nelson R Mandela School of Medicine, University of Natal, Congella, Durban, South Africa
    Arch Ophthalmol 121:568-70. 2003
  22. ncbi request reprint Clear cell 'sugar' tumor of the breast: another extrapulmonary site and review of the literature
    Dhirendra Govender
    Department of Pathology, Nelson R Mandela School of Medicine, University of Natal, Durban, South Africa
    Am J Surg Pathol 26:670-5. 2002
    ..Antibodies to actins, S-100 protein, cytokeratins (AE1/AE3 and CAM5.2), desmin, and estrogen receptor were negative. The tumor was completely excised, and the patient is well without evidence of disease 9 months postexcision...
  23. ncbi request reprint Clear cell (glycogen-rich) gastric adenocarcinoma
    Dhirendra Govender
    Department of Pathology, Nelson R Mandela School of Medicine, University of Natal, Durban, South Africa
    Ann Diagn Pathol 8:69-73. 2004
    ..Only case 1 showed focal staining for alpha-fetoprotein and both cases 1 and 2 showed focal carcinoembryonic antigen reactivity. In conclusion, we describe three cases of clear cell gastric carcinoma that presented as high-stage disease...