Affiliation: Cornell University
- High-risk human papillomavirus DNA testing: a marker for atypical glandular cellsAnjali Saqi
Department of Pathology, New York Presbyterian Hospital, Columbia Presbyterian Medical Center, New York, New York, USA
Diagn Cytopathol 34:235-9. 2006..Furthermore, most high-risk HPV positive AGC cases harbored high-grade squamous intraepithelial lesion (HSIL) rather than AIS. Our data support HPV DNA testing of all AGC specimens to detect cervical, especially squamous, neoplasia...
- Primary pleural epithelioid hemangioendothelioma with rhabdoid phenotype: report and review of the literatureAnjali Saqi
Department of Pathology, New York Presbyterian Hospital, Weill Cornell Medical Center, 520 East 70th Street, New York, NY 10021, USA
Diagn Cytopathol 35:203-8. 2007..We report the occurrence of pleural EHE with rhabdoid features presenting in a pleural effusion, and review the literature of primary serosal EHEs...
- Incidence and cytological features of pulmonary hamartomas indeterminate on CT scanA Saqi
Department of Pathology, New York Presbyterian Hospital, Weill Cornell Medical Center, New York, USA
Cytopathology 19:185-91. 2008..Rendering an accurate preoperative diagnosis in these cases can alter management. The aim of this study was to determine the incidence and accuracy of cytodiagnosis for hamartomas 'indeterminate' by imaging...
- Clear cell and eosinophilic oncocytomas of salivary gland: cytological variants or parallels?Anjali Saqi
Department of Pathology, New York Presbyterian Hospital, Weill Cornell Medical Center, New York, NY 10021, USA
Diagn Cytopathol 35:158-63. 2007..The purpose of this manuscript is to conduct a comparative cytological assessment to ascertain parallels and differences between the two variants...
- PAX-5 expression in pulmonary neuroendocrine neoplasms: its usefulness in surgical and fine-needle aspiration biopsy specimensGabriel Sica
Department of Pathology, Weill Cornell Medical Center, New York, NY, USA
Am J Clin Pathol 129:556-62. 2008..This study confirmed that PAX-5 is a useful marker in FNA and surgical specimens for the discrimination of low- to intermediate-grade NECs from high-grade NECs with 100% specificity and 79% sensitivity in surgical specimens...
- Usefulness of CDX2 and TTF-1 in differentiating gastrointestinal from pulmonary carcinoidsAnjali Saqi
Department of Pathology, Columbia University Medical Center, New York, NY 10032, USA
Am J Clin Pathol 123:394-404. 2005..Our results suggest that CDX2 and TTF-1 have high specificity for gastrointestinal and pulmonary carcinoids, respectively...
- Metastatic mammary carcinomas with endocrine features: potential diagnostic pitfallsAnjali Saqi
Department of Pathology, New York Presbyterian Hospital, Columbia University Medical Center, New York, New York 10032, USA
Diagn Cytopathol 33:49-53. 2005..We report three cases of MCED metastatic to the lung and present the cytological and immunohistochemical features...
- Utility of CD138 (syndecan-1) in distinguishing carcinomas from mesotheliomasAnjali Saqi
Department of Pathology, New York Presbyterian Hospital, Columbia University Medical Center, NY 10032, USA
Diagn Cytopathol 33:65-70. 2005..It should be an integral component of the epithelial-mesothelial antibody panel...
- Endoscopic ultrasound-guided biopsies of pancreatic masses: comparison between fine needle aspirations and needle core biopsiesShine S Yun
Department of Pathology, Columbia Presbyterian Medical Center, New York Presbyterian Hospital, New York, NY, USA
Diagn Cytopathol 35:276-82. 2007..Direct comparison between EUS-guided FNAs and NCBs demonstrated that the former are more sensitive for diagnosing pancreatic neoplasms, both primaries and metastases. There was no correlation between CC/DC cases and type of neoplasm...
- Cytologic findings of acquired cystic disease-associated renal cell carcinoma: a report of two casesMichael Rivera
Department of Pathology, Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center, New York, New York 10021, USA
Diagn Cytopathol 36:344-7. 2008..The main differential diagnosis is type 2 papillary renal cell carcinoma, from which it can be distinguished based on clinical findings only at this moment...
- Tuberculosis presenting as an endobronchial massDaniel Kreisel
Department of Surgery, Washington University in St Louis, St Louis, MO 63110, USA
J Thorac Cardiovasc Surg 133:582-4. 2007
- Overexpression of p16INK4A in liquid-based specimens (SurePath) as marker of cervical dysplasia and neoplasiaAnjali Saqi
Department of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine, University of Pennsylvania Health System, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania 19104, USA
Diagn Cytopathol 27:365-70. 2002..The p16(INK4A) immunocytochemical stain can be applied to liquid-based cervical preparations. This technique offers a more objective approach to deciphering "gray areas" of gynecologic cytopathology...
- Cervical chordoma masquerading as a thyroid neoplasm: a case reportAnjali Saqi
Department of Pathology, New York Presbyterian Hospital, Columbia Presbyterian Medial Center, New York, 10032, USA
Diagn Cytopathol 32:296-8. 2005....
- Columnar cell lesions: fine-needle aspiration biopsy featuresAnjali Saqi
Department of Pathology, Division of Cytopathology, College of Physicians and Surgeons, Columbia University, New York, New York 10032, USA
Diagn Cytopathol 31:370-5. 2004..The remaining 2/20 FNAs were interpreted as negative because of scant cellularity. In conclusion, CCLs have characteristic cytological traits, and because they may be associated with carcinoma, their recognition is important...
- Adenoid cystic carcinoma of the breast diagnosed by fine-needle aspirationAnjali Saqi
Department of Pathology, New York Presbyterian Hospital, Columbia Presbyterian Medical Center, New York, New York 10032, USA
Diagn Cytopathol 30:271-4. 2004..ACC is a rare but distinctive neoplasm of the breast that can be accurately diagnosed by FNA. Its infrequent presentation, favorable prognosis, and relatively conservative management in the breast prompt us to reinforce its features...
- Pulmonary tumor embolism: a review of the literatureKari E Roberts
Division of Pulmonary, Allergy and Critical Care Medicine, New York, New York 10032, USA
Am J Med 115:228-32. 2003..Unfortunately, microscopic tumor embolism is recognized rarely before death because of difficulty in establishing the diagnosis. We provide a review of the literature about the evaluation and diagnosis of this rare clinical entity...
- Recurrent eosinophilic mastitisIan K Komenaka
Comprehensive Breast Center, Columbia University, New York, New York, USA
Am Surg 69:620-3. 2003..Its recurrence despite excision to negative margins, however, may indicate that control of the eosinophilia--and possibly the underlying disorder--is important to prevent further recurrence...
- Fine-needle aspiration of hibernomaAnjali Saqi
Diagn Cytopathol 29:44-5. 2003
- Carcinoma showing thymuslike element of the thyroidAziza Nassar
Acta Cytol 47:313-5. 2003
- Cell block alone as an ideal preparatory method for hemorrhagic thyroid nodule aspirates procured without onsite cytologistsLibo Qiu
Department of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine, New York Presbyterian Hospital, Weill Medical College of Cornell University, New York, New York 10021, USA
Acta Cytol 52:139-44. 2008..To study diagnostic efficacy of direct smears (DS) vs. cell block (CB) alone in hemorrhagic thyroid fine needle aspirations (FNAs) performed without a cytotechnologist or cytopathologist...