A E Walts

Summary

Affiliation: Cedars-Sinai Medical Center
Country: USA

Publications

  1. doi request reprint Potential errors in staging primary pulmonary adenocarcinomas by sublobar resection
    Ann E Walts
    Department of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine, Cedars Sinai Medical Center, Los Angeles, CA 90048 Electronic address
    Ann Diagn Pathol 17:471-5. 2013
  2. doi request reprint Root cause analysis of problems in the frozen section diagnosis of in situ, minimally invasive, and invasive adenocarcinoma of the lung
    Ann E Walts
    Department of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine, Cedars Sinai Medical Center, Los Angeles, California, USA
    Arch Pathol Lab Med 136:1515-21. 2012
  3. doi request reprint Limited role of Ki-67 proliferative index in predicting overall short-term survival in patients with typical and atypical pulmonary carcinoid tumors
    Ann E Walts
    Department of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine, Cedars Sinai Medical Center, Los Angeles, CA 90048, USA
    Mod Pathol 25:1258-64. 2012
  4. doi request reprint Low cost-effectiveness of CD3/CD20 immunostains for initial triage of lymphoid-rich effusions: an evidence-based review of the utility of these stains in selecting cases for full hematopathologic workup
    Ann E Walts
    Department of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine, Cedars Sinai Medical Center, Los Angeles, California 90048, USA
    Diagn Cytopathol 40:565-9. 2012
  5. doi request reprint A simplified Bethesda System for reporting thyroid cytopathology using only four categories improves intra- and inter-observer diagnostic agreement and provides non-overlapping estimates of malignancy risks
    Ann E Walts
    Department of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine, Cedars Sinai Medical Center, Los Angeles, California 90048, USA
    Diagn Cytopathol 40:E62-8. 2012
  6. doi request reprint Is the expression pattern of BD ProExC the same as Ki-67? A comparative analysis in cervical biopsies
    Ann E Walts
    Department of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine, Cedars Sinai Medical Center, Los Angeles, CA 90048, USA
    Appl Immunohistochem Mol Morphol 18:262-7. 2010
  7. doi request reprint p16, Ki-67, and BD ProExC immunostaining: a practical approach for diagnosis of cervical intraepithelial neoplasia
    Ann E Walts
    Department of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine, Cedars Sinai Medical Center, 8700 Beverly Boulevard, Los Angeles, CA 90048, USA
    Hum Pathol 40:957-64. 2009
  8. doi request reprint BD ProEx C immunostaining in extramammary Paget's disease and perineal melanoma
    Ann E Walts
    Department of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine, Cedars Sinai Medical Center, Los Angeles, CA 90048, USA
    Mod Pathol 22:246-51. 2009
  9. ncbi request reprint Pseudallescheria: an underdiagnosed fungus?
    A E Walts
    Department of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine, Cedars Sinai Medical Center, Los Angeles, California 90048, USA
    Diagn Cytopathol 25:153-7. 2001
  10. ncbi request reprint Endometrial cells and the AutoPap System for primary screening of cervicovaginal Pap smears
    Ann E Walts
    Department of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine, Cedars Sinai Medical Center, Los Angeles, California 90048, USA
    Diagn Cytopathol 27:232-7. 2002

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Publications20

  1. doi request reprint Potential errors in staging primary pulmonary adenocarcinomas by sublobar resection
    Ann E Walts
    Department of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine, Cedars Sinai Medical Center, Los Angeles, CA 90048 Electronic address
    Ann Diagn Pathol 17:471-5. 2013
    ..There is increasing interest in treating patients with stage I pulmonary adenocarcinoma with sublobar resection and staging lymphadenectomy (StLN), but there is no information on the potential impact of this approach on staging...
  2. doi request reprint Root cause analysis of problems in the frozen section diagnosis of in situ, minimally invasive, and invasive adenocarcinoma of the lung
    Ann E Walts
    Department of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine, Cedars Sinai Medical Center, Los Angeles, California, USA
    Arch Pathol Lab Med 136:1515-21. 2012
    ..Frozen sections can help determine the extent of surgery by distinguishing in situ, minimally invasive, and invasive adenocarcinoma of the lung...
  3. doi request reprint Limited role of Ki-67 proliferative index in predicting overall short-term survival in patients with typical and atypical pulmonary carcinoid tumors
    Ann E Walts
    Department of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine, Cedars Sinai Medical Center, Los Angeles, CA 90048, USA
    Mod Pathol 25:1258-64. 2012
    ..These findings do not provide best evidence for the routine use of Ki-67 index to prognosticate overall short-term survival in patients with pulmonary carcinoid tumors...
  4. doi request reprint Low cost-effectiveness of CD3/CD20 immunostains for initial triage of lymphoid-rich effusions: an evidence-based review of the utility of these stains in selecting cases for full hematopathologic workup
    Ann E Walts
    Department of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine, Cedars Sinai Medical Center, Los Angeles, California 90048, USA
    Diagn Cytopathol 40:565-9. 2012
    ..Our findings underscore the feasibility of applying evidence-based principles to develop guidelines for the cost-effective utilization of immunostains in cytology...
  5. doi request reprint A simplified Bethesda System for reporting thyroid cytopathology using only four categories improves intra- and inter-observer diagnostic agreement and provides non-overlapping estimates of malignancy risks
    Ann E Walts
    Department of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine, Cedars Sinai Medical Center, Los Angeles, California 90048, USA
    Diagn Cytopathol 40:E62-8. 2012
    ....
  6. doi request reprint Is the expression pattern of BD ProExC the same as Ki-67? A comparative analysis in cervical biopsies
    Ann E Walts
    Department of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine, Cedars Sinai Medical Center, Los Angeles, CA 90048, USA
    Appl Immunohistochem Mol Morphol 18:262-7. 2010
    ..Fourteen cases were ProExC+ (7 of which were strongly p16+) and 11 were Ki-67+ (6 of which were strongly p16+)...
  7. doi request reprint p16, Ki-67, and BD ProExC immunostaining: a practical approach for diagnosis of cervical intraepithelial neoplasia
    Ann E Walts
    Department of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine, Cedars Sinai Medical Center, 8700 Beverly Boulevard, Los Angeles, CA 90048, USA
    Hum Pathol 40:957-64. 2009
    ..Performing p16 and BD ProExC initially followed by Ki-67 only when p16 and BD ProExC yielded discordant results provided similar diagnostic accuracy at reduced cost because only one third of the cases required the additional stain...
  8. doi request reprint BD ProEx C immunostaining in extramammary Paget's disease and perineal melanoma
    Ann E Walts
    Department of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine, Cedars Sinai Medical Center, Los Angeles, CA 90048, USA
    Mod Pathol 22:246-51. 2009
    ..Currently neither of these lesions is known to be HPV related although according to the literature the possibility of a role for HPV in melanoma is still unsettled. Relevant literature is reviewed...
  9. ncbi request reprint Pseudallescheria: an underdiagnosed fungus?
    A E Walts
    Department of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine, Cedars Sinai Medical Center, Los Angeles, California 90048, USA
    Diagn Cytopathol 25:153-7. 2001
    ..Features helpful in the diagnosis of Pseudallescheria in cytologic material are presented...
  10. ncbi request reprint Endometrial cells and the AutoPap System for primary screening of cervicovaginal Pap smears
    Ann E Walts
    Department of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine, Cedars Sinai Medical Center, Los Angeles, California 90048, USA
    Diagn Cytopathol 27:232-7. 2002
    ....
  11. ncbi request reprint Fine-needle aspiration of a paraesophageal diverticulum masquerading as a thyroid nodule
    Ann E Walts
    Department of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine, Cedars Sinai Medical Center, 8700 Beverly Boulevard, Los Angeles, CA 90048, USA
    Diagn Cytopathol 34:843-5. 2006
    ..We describe FNA of a paraesophageal diverticulum that had been reported as a thyroid nodule on ultrasound. Cytologists should be familiar with this entity and suggest the diagnosis when appropriate...
  12. ncbi request reprint Correlation of manual screening and automated (AutoPap 300) analysis of conventional cervicovaginal smears with HPV typing using Digene HC II assay
    Ann E Walts
    Department of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine, Cedars Sinai Medical Center, Los Angeles, California 90048, USA
    Diagn Cytopathol 29:256-61. 2003
    ..These findings emphasize that high-risk HPV DNA is an indication of risk for HGSIL, not the equivalent for it...
  13. ncbi request reprint P16 and Ki67 immunostaining is a useful adjunct in the assessment of biopsies for HPV-associated anal intraepithelial neoplasia
    Ann E Walts
    Department of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine, Cedars Sinai Medical Center, 8700 Beverly Boulevard, Los Angeles, CA 90048, USA
    Am J Surg Pathol 30:795-801. 2006
    ..One was positive for high-risk HPV DNA. We conclude that when used together and evaluated in conjunction with H&E stained sections, p16 and Ki67 immunoexpression is a useful adjunct in the diagnosis and grading of AIN...
  14. ncbi request reprint Anal cytology: is there a role for reflex HPV DNA testing?
    A E Walts
    Department of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine, Cedars Sinai Medical Center, Los Angeles, California 90048, USA
    Diagn Cytopathol 33:152-6. 2005
    ..Our findings suggest that reflex HPV DNA testing would be helpful in triaging patients diagnosed with ASC-US. However, patients diagnosed with LSIL or above should go directly to ansocopic biopsy...
  15. doi request reprint Predictors of invasive adenocarcinoma after conization for cervical adenocarcinoma in situ
    W M Elmasri
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Division of Gynecologic Oncology, Cedars Sinai Medical Center, Los Angeles, CA 90048, USA
    Gynecol Oncol 125:589-93. 2012
    ..We sought to identify patients who can be safely managed with an extrafascial hysterectomy based on predictors of invasion in the conization specimen...
  16. doi request reprint Evidence-based evaluation of the risks of malignancy predicted by thyroid fine-needle aspiration biopsies
    A M Marchevsky
    Department of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine, Cedars Sinai Medical Center, Los Angeles, CA90048, USA
    Diagn Cytopathol 38:252-9. 2010
    ..Relative risk and 95% CI calculations suggested that the NCI classification could be simplified into three categories: "benign," "FLUS + neoplasm," and "suspicious + malignant."..
  17. pmc Foxc2 induces Wnt4 and Bmp4 expression during muscle regeneration and osteogenesis
    M C Gozo
    Women s Cancer Program at the Samuel Oschin Comprehensive Cancer Institute, Los Angeles, CA, USA
    Cell Death Differ 20:1031-42. 2013
    ....
  18. ncbi request reprint BRCA-mutation-associated fallopian tube carcinoma: a distinct clinical phenotype?
    Ilana Cass
    Division of Gynecologic Oncology, Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, University of California Los Angeles, Cedars Sinai Medical Centers, CA 90048, USA
    Obstet Gynecol 106:1327-34. 2005
    ..To compare clinical and histologic features between fallopian tube cancers in women with germline BRCA mutations and sporadic cases...
  19. doi request reprint BD ProEx C: a sensitive and specific marker of HPV-associated squamous lesions of the cervix
    Riem E Badr
    Department of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine, Cedars Sinai Medical Center, Los Angeles, CA 90048, USA
    Am J Surg Pathol 32:899-906. 2008
    ..ProEx C may also have a potential role in triaging patients with low-grade CIN. ProEx C expression patterns are similar to those for p16 and Ki67 with most discrepancies occurring in the CIN I category...
  20. doi request reprint High-grade neuroendocrine carcinoma presenting as an abscess: diagnosis by fine needle aspiration and review of the literature
    Jonathon B Herbst
    Department of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine, Cedars Sinai Medical Center, Los Angeles, California 90048, USA
    Diagn Cytopathol 36:670-3. 2008
    ..Here, we report the FNA diagnosis of a high-grade neuroendocrine carcinoma presenting as an abscess of the axilla/chest wall in a 68-year-old man and review the pertinent literature...