Jeannette Guarner

Summary

Affiliation: Emory University
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Process to evaluate hematological parameters that reflex to manual differential cell counts in a pediatric institution
    Jeannette Guarner
    Department of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine, Emory University, Atlanta, GA 30322, USA
    Clin Lab 56:21-7. 2010
  2. doi request reprint Career panel for pathology residents: going beyond the core curriculum
    Jeannette Guarner
    Dept of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine, Emory University Hospital, 1364 Clifton Rd NE, Room C179C, Atlanta, GA 30322
    Am J Clin Pathol 141:478-81. 2014
  3. doi request reprint The value of case-based teaching vignettes in clinical microbiology rounds
    Jennifer O Spicer
    Dept of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine, Emory University Hospital, 1364 Clifton Rd NE, Room C179C, Atlanta, GA 30322
    Am J Clin Pathol 141:318-22. 2014
  4. doi request reprint Neutrophilic bacterial meningitis: pathology and etiologic diagnosis of fatal cases
    Jeannette Guarner
    Department of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine, Emory University Hospital, Atlanta, GA 30322, USA
    Mod Pathol 26:1076-85. 2013
  5. pmc Eosinophilic granulomatous gastrointestinal and hepatic abscesses attributable to basidiobolomycosis and fasciolias: a simultaneous emergence in Iraqi Kurdistan
    Hemmin A Hassan
    Department of Pathology, Shorsh General Hospital, and Department of Microbiology, Sulaimaniyah University College of Medicine, Sulaimaniyah, Iraq
    BMC Infect Dis 13:91. 2013
  6. doi request reprint Study of outcomes associated with hyponatremia and hypernatremia in children
    Jeannette Guarner
    Department of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine, Emory University, Atlanta, GA, USA
    Pediatr Dev Pathol 14:117-23. 2011
  7. doi request reprint Correlation of the detection of Clostridium difficile toxins in stools and presence of the clostridia in tissues of children
    Jeannette Guarner
    Department of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine, Emory University, Atlanta, GA 30322, USA
    Hum Pathol 41:1586-92. 2010
  8. pmc Histopathologic diagnosis of fungal infections in the 21st century
    Jeannette Guarner
    Department of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine, Emory University Hospital, Atlanta, GA 30322, USA
    Clin Microbiol Rev 24:247-80. 2011
  9. doi request reprint Comparison of the pathology caused by H1N1, H5N1, and H3N2 influenza viruses
    Jeannette Guarner
    Department of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine, Emory University Hospital, Atlanta, Georgia 30322, USA
    Arch Med Res 40:655-61. 2009
  10. doi request reprint Helicobacter pylori diagnostic tests in children: review of the literature from 1999 to 2009
    Jeannette Guarner
    Department of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine, Emory University Hospital rm C179A, 1364 Clifton Rd, Atlanta, GA 30322, USA
    Eur J Pediatr 169:15-25. 2010

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Publications68

  1. ncbi request reprint Process to evaluate hematological parameters that reflex to manual differential cell counts in a pediatric institution
    Jeannette Guarner
    Department of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine, Emory University, Atlanta, GA 30322, USA
    Clin Lab 56:21-7. 2010
    ..Each institution sets specific parameters obtained by automated hematology analyzers to trigger manual counts. We designed a process to decrease the number of manual differential cell counts without impacting patient care...
  2. doi request reprint Career panel for pathology residents: going beyond the core curriculum
    Jeannette Guarner
    Dept of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine, Emory University Hospital, 1364 Clifton Rd NE, Room C179C, Atlanta, GA 30322
    Am J Clin Pathol 141:478-81. 2014
    ..To increase awareness in pathology residents of different career choices and familiarize them with the job market...
  3. doi request reprint The value of case-based teaching vignettes in clinical microbiology rounds
    Jennifer O Spicer
    Dept of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine, Emory University Hospital, 1364 Clifton Rd NE, Room C179C, Atlanta, GA 30322
    Am J Clin Pathol 141:318-22. 2014
    ..To describe the implementation and evaluation of a case-based microbiology curriculum during daily microbiology rounds...
  4. doi request reprint Neutrophilic bacterial meningitis: pathology and etiologic diagnosis of fatal cases
    Jeannette Guarner
    Department of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine, Emory University Hospital, Atlanta, GA 30322, USA
    Mod Pathol 26:1076-85. 2013
    ..In summary, our study shows that S. pneumoniae continues to be the most frequent cause of fatal neutrophilic bacterial meningitis followed by N. meningitidis, both vaccine preventable diseases...
  5. pmc Eosinophilic granulomatous gastrointestinal and hepatic abscesses attributable to basidiobolomycosis and fasciolias: a simultaneous emergence in Iraqi Kurdistan
    Hemmin A Hassan
    Department of Pathology, Shorsh General Hospital, and Department of Microbiology, Sulaimaniyah University College of Medicine, Sulaimaniyah, Iraq
    BMC Infect Dis 13:91. 2013
    ..Sulaimaniyah in Northeastern Iraq has experienced an outbreak of eosinophilic granulomatous liver and gastrointestinal (GI) abscesses beginning in 2009. The purpose of this study was to determine the etiology and guide treatment...
  6. doi request reprint Study of outcomes associated with hyponatremia and hypernatremia in children
    Jeannette Guarner
    Department of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine, Emory University, Atlanta, GA, USA
    Pediatr Dev Pathol 14:117-23. 2011
    ..Risk factors for death in hyponatremic and hypernatremic patients may primarily reflect the severity of the underlying conditions present in these children, such as prematurity and heart abnormalities, rather than the sodium derangement...
  7. doi request reprint Correlation of the detection of Clostridium difficile toxins in stools and presence of the clostridia in tissues of children
    Jeannette Guarner
    Department of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine, Emory University, Atlanta, GA 30322, USA
    Hum Pathol 41:1586-92. 2010
    ..Clostridial antigens were only observed with histopathologic evidence of pseudomembranes...
  8. pmc Histopathologic diagnosis of fungal infections in the 21st century
    Jeannette Guarner
    Department of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine, Emory University Hospital, Atlanta, GA 30322, USA
    Clin Microbiol Rev 24:247-80. 2011
    ..In addition, techniques such as laser microdissection will be useful to detect the now more frequently recognized dual fungal infections and the local environment in which this phenomenon occurs...
  9. doi request reprint Comparison of the pathology caused by H1N1, H5N1, and H3N2 influenza viruses
    Jeannette Guarner
    Department of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine, Emory University Hospital, Atlanta, Georgia 30322, USA
    Arch Med Res 40:655-61. 2009
    ..The 2009 H1N1 virus shows similar pathology to that encountered with other highly virulent influenza A viruses such as the 1918 H1N1 and H5N1 viruses...
  10. doi request reprint Helicobacter pylori diagnostic tests in children: review of the literature from 1999 to 2009
    Jeannette Guarner
    Department of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine, Emory University Hospital rm C179A, 1364 Clifton Rd, Atlanta, GA 30322, USA
    Eur J Pediatr 169:15-25. 2010
    ..pylori; however, endoscopy with histopathology is the only method that can detect H. pylori and lesions associated with the infection...
  11. ncbi request reprint Morphologic, immunologic, and molecular methods to detect bacillus anthracis in formalin-fixed tissues
    Kathleen M Tatti
    Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, National Center for Infectious Diseases, Division of Viral and Rickettsial Disease, Infectious Disease Pathology Activity, Atlanta, GA, USA
    Appl Immunohistochem Mol Morphol 14:234-43. 2006
    ..anthracis sequences derived from formalin-fixed tissues of anthrax cases. In this study, morphologic, immunologic, and molecular assays were used to study and diagnose 22 veterinary and human anthrax cases...
  12. ncbi request reprint Toxic shock associated with Clostridium sordellii and Clostridium perfringens after medical and spontaneous abortion
    Adam L Cohen
    Prevention and Response Branch, Division of Healthcare Quality Promotion, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia 30333, USA
    Obstet Gynecol 110:1027-33. 2007
    ..To better understand the risk of fatal toxic shock caused by Clostridium sordellii in women who had a recent medical abortion with mifepristone and misoprostol...
  13. pmc Immunoglobulin M antibody responses to Mycobacterium ulcerans allow discrimination between cases of active Buruli ulcer disease and matched family controls in areas where the disease is endemic
    Daniel M N Okenu
    Emory University School of Medicine, Atlanta, Georgia 30303, USA
    Clin Diagn Lab Immunol 11:387-91. 2004
    ..ulcerans recombinant antigens required for the development of a sensitive and specific serological assay for the confirmation of active BUD...
  14. pmc Histopathologic features of Mycobacterium ulcerans infection
    Jeannette Guarner
    Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia 30333, USA
    Emerg Infect Dis 9:651-656. 2003
    ..001). Defining histologic criteria for a diagnosis of Buruli ulcer disease is of clinical and public health importance since it would allow earlier treatment, leading to less deforming sequelae...
  15. ncbi request reprint Diagnosis of invasive group a streptococcal infections by using immunohistochemical and molecular assays
    Jeannette Guarner
    Infectious Disease Pathology Activity, National Centers for Infectious Diseases, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, GA 30333, USA
    Am J Clin Pathol 126:148-55. 2006
    ..Eighteen patients had systemic infection. Immunohistochemical analysis and PCR can be used for diagnosis of GAS infections in formalin-fixed, paraffin-embedded samples...
  16. ncbi request reprint Usefulness of immunohistochemical diagnosis of streptococcus pneumoniae in formalin-fixed, paraffin-embedded specimens compared with culture and gram stain techniques
    Jeannette Guarner
    Infectious Diseases Pathology Activity, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, GA 30333, USA
    Am J Clin Pathol 127:612-8. 2007
    ..Compared with culture, the immunohistochemical assay showed 100% sensitivity and 71% specificity. Immunohistochemical analysis has the diagnostic advantage of correlating host inflammatory reaction with presence of pneumococci...
  17. ncbi request reprint Immunohistochemical, in situ hybridization, and ultrastructural localization of SARS-associated coronavirus in lung of a fatal case of severe acute respiratory syndrome in Taiwan
    Wun Ju Shieh
    Infectious Disease Pathology Activity, Division of Viral and Rickettsial Diseases, Center for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, GA 30333, USA
    Hum Pathol 36:303-9. 2005
    ..These techniques represent valuable laboratory diagnostic modalities and provide insights into the pathogenesis of this emerging infection...
  18. ncbi request reprint Pathogenesis and diagnosis of human meningococcal disease using immunohistochemical and PCR assays
    Jeannette Guarner
    Infectious Disease Pathology Activity, Division of Viral Rickettsial Diseases, National Centers for Infectious Diseases, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, GA 30333, USA
    Am J Clin Pathol 122:754-64. 2004
    ..Immunohistochemical analysis determined the distribution of meningococci and meningococcal antigens in tissue samples, allowing better insights into N meningitidis pathogenesis...
  19. ncbi request reprint Cell proliferation and inflammation on biopsy samples with multifocal atrophic gastritis before and 1 year after Helicobacter pylori eradication
    Jeannette Guarner
    Infectious Diseases Pathology Activity, National Center for Infectious Diseases, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, GA 30333, USA
    Arch Pathol Lab Med 129:1451-6. 2005
    ..Trial results would be more compelling if cell proliferation and inflammatory markers improved simultaneously with histopathologic lesions...
  20. doi request reprint Pathology and pathogenesis of fatal Bordetella pertussis infection in infants
    Christopher D Paddock
    Infectious Disease Pathology Branch, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia 30333, USA
    Clin Infect Dis 47:328-38. 2008
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  21. ncbi request reprint Histopathologic, immunohistochemical, and polymerase chain reaction assays in the study of cases with fatal sporadic myocarditis
    Jeannette Guarner
    Infectious Disease Pathology Branch, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, GA 30333, USA
    Hum Pathol 38:1412-9. 2007
    ..Accurately identifying an infectious agent is the foundation for clinical and public health interventions. Despite using multiple diagnostic methods, an organism could only be detected in a small proportion of sporadic myocarditis cases...
  22. pmc The critical role of pathology in the investigation of bioterrorism-related cutaneous anthrax
    Wun Ju Shieh
    Infectious Disease Pathology Activity, Division of Bacterial and Mycotic Diseases, National Center for Infectious Diseases, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, GA 30333, USA
    Am J Pathol 163:1901-10. 2003
    ..anthracis spores were intentionally released through the United States postal system...
  23. pmc Molecular diagnosis of Bordetella pertussis infection by evaluation of formalin-fixed tissue specimens
    Kathleen M Tatti
    Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, National Center for Infectious Diseases, Division of Viral and Rickettsial Disease, Infectious Disease Pathology Activity, 1600 Clifton Rd, NE, Mailstop G30, Atlanta, Georgia 30333, USA
    J Clin Microbiol 44:1074-6. 2006
    ..B. pertussis was confirmed in all cases. PCR can be an invaluable retrospective diagnostic tool for evaluating archival tissues from patients with suspected fatal pertussis...
  24. ncbi request reprint Risk factors for Buruli ulcer disease (Mycobacterium ulcerans Infection): results from a case-control study in Ghana
    Pratima L Raghunathan
    National Center for Infectious Diseases, Division of Applied Public Health Training, Epidemiology Program Office, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, GA, 30333, USA
    Clin Infect Dis 40:1445-53. 2005
    ..Morbidity due to Buruli ulcer disease (BUD), a cutaneous infection caused by Mycobacterium ulcerans, has been increasingly recognized in rural West Africa. The source and mode of transmission remain unknown...
  25. ncbi request reprint Human monkeypox infection: a family cluster in the midwestern United States
    James J Sejvar
    Division of Viral and Rickettsial Diseases, National Center for Infectious Diseases, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia 30033, USA
    J Infect Dis 190:1833-40. 2004
    ..We describe a cluster of monkeypox in a family with a spectrum of clinical illness, including encephalitis, and outline the laboratory confirmation of monkeypox...
  26. ncbi request reprint Transmission of rabies virus from an organ donor to four transplant recipients
    Arjun Srinivasan
    Division of Healthcare Quality Promotion, National Center for Infectious Diseases, and the Epidemic Intelligence Service Branch, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, USA
    N Engl J Med 352:1103-11. 2005
    ..In 2004, four recipients of kidneys, a liver, and an arterial segment from a common organ donor died of encephalitis of an unknown cause...
  27. ncbi request reprint Fatal toxic shock syndrome associated with Clostridium sordellii after medical abortion
    Marc Fischer
    Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, USA
    N Engl J Med 353:2352-60. 2005
    ..These cases indicate the need for physician awareness of this syndrome and for further study of its association with medical abortion...
  28. ncbi request reprint Immunohistochemical evidence of Clostridium sp, Staphylococcus aureus, and group A Streptococcus in severe soft tissue infections related to injection drug use
    Jeannette Guarner
    Infectious Disease Pathology Activity, National Center for Infectious Diseases, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, GA 30333, USA
    Hum Pathol 37:1482-8. 2006
    ..Immunohistochemical assays can be of great diagnostic value, particularly for bacteria such as Clostridium sp, which are difficult to isolate because of their anaerobic fastidious growth requirements...
  29. pmc Development and evaluation of a novel multiplex PCR technology for molecular differential detection of bacterial respiratory disease pathogens
    Robert Benson
    CDC, Atlanta, GA 30333, USA
    J Clin Microbiol 46:2074-7. 2008
    ..The ResPlex I assay is somewhat less sensitive than real-time PCR assays but offers the advantage of multiple assays in a single reaction...
  30. ncbi request reprint Fatal malaria infection in travelers: novel immunohistochemical assays for the detection of Plasmodium falciparum in tissues and implications for pathogenesis
    Gillian L Genrich
    Infectious Disease Pathology and Malaria Branches, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia 30333, USA
    Am J Trop Med Hyg 76:251-9. 2007
    ..vivax. Immunostaining patterns were predominately cytoplasmic and membranous. P. falciparum antigens were detected in a variety of organs but were most abundant in the blood vessels of brain, heart, and lung tissues...
  31. ncbi request reprint Persistent Yersinia pestis antigens in ischemic tissues of a patient with septicemic plague
    Jeannette Guarner
    Infectious Diseases Pathology Activity, National Center for Infectious Diseases, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, GA 30333, USA
    Hum Pathol 36:850-3. 2005
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  32. doi request reprint Adrenal gland hemorrhage in patients with fatal bacterial infections
    Jeannette Guarner
    Department of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine, Emory University School of Medicine, Atlanta, GA 30322, USA
    Mod Pathol 21:1113-20. 2008
    ..Although N. meningitidis is the most frequent bacteria associated with adrenal gland pathology, a broad collection of bacteria can also cause adrenal lesions...
  33. ncbi request reprint Intestinal intussusception associated with adenovirus infection in Mexican children
    Jeannette Guarner
    Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, 1600 Clifton Rd, Mailstop G32, Atlanta, GA 30333, USA
    Am J Clin Pathol 120:845-50. 2003
    ..The assays used in this study proved useful for the identification of species C adenoviruses in formalin-fixed specimens from Mexican pediatric patients with intussusception...
  34. ncbi request reprint Histopathologic and immunohistochemical features of fatal influenza virus infection in children during the 2003-2004 season
    Jeannette Guarner
    Infectious Disease Pathology Activity, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, GA 30333, USA
    Clin Infect Dis 43:132-40. 2006
    ..The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention enhanced national surveillance for influenza-associated deaths among children because of early reports of pediatric deaths during the 2003-2004 influenza season...
  35. pmc Preclinical testing of candidate topical microbicides for anti-human immunodeficiency virus type 1 activity and tissue toxicity in a human cervical explant culture
    James E Cummins
    Laboratory Branch, Division of HIV AIDS Prevention, National Center for HIV, STD, and TB Prevention, Center for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, GA 30333, USA
    Antimicrob Agents Chemother 51:1770-9. 2007
    ..Collectively, these data suggest that this culture system can be used for evaluating the safety and efficacy of topical microbicides designed for vaginal use...
  36. pmc Pathology and pathogenesis of bioterrorism-related inhalational anthrax
    Jeannette Guarner
    Infectious Diseases Pathology Activity, Division of Viral Rickettsial Diseases, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia 30333, USA
    Am J Pathol 163:701-9. 2003
    ..IHC was indispensable for diagnosis of surviving anthrax cases. The presence of B. anthracis antigens in the pleurae could explain the prominent and persistent hemorrhagic pleural effusions...
  37. pmc Monkeypox transmission and pathogenesis in prairie dogs
    Jeannette Guarner
    Infectious Disease Pathology Activity, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Mailstop G32, 1600 Clifton Road NE, Atlanta, GA 30333, USA
    Emerg Infect Dis 10:426-31. 2004
    ..Prairie dogs offer insights into transmission, pathogenesis, and new vaccine and treatment trials because they are susceptible to severe monkeypox infection...
  38. doi request reprint Infectious disease immunohistochemistry in placentas from HIV-positive and HIV-negative patients
    Audrey N Schuetz
    Department of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine, New York Presbyterian Hospital, New York, NY, USA
    Pediatr Dev Pathol 14:180-8. 2011
    ..However, when severe inflammation is present, infectious organisms may be identified by IHC, providing a more specific diagnosis and offering a beneficial impact in maternal and fetal management...
  39. pmc Pathologic studies on suspect animal and human cases of Rift Valley fever from an outbreak in Eastern Africa, 2006-2007
    Wun Ju Shieh
    Infectious Disease Pathology Branch, Division of Viral and Rickettsial Diseases, National Center for Zoonotic, Vector Borne, and Enteric Diseases, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia 30333, USA
    Am J Trop Med Hyg 83:38-42. 2010
    ..Pathologic studies on postmortem tissue samples can help establish the diagnosis of RVF, differentiating from endemic diseases with clinical manifestations similar to RVF, such as malaria, leptospirosis, or yellow fever...
  40. doi request reprint Haemophilus influenzae acute endometritis with bacteremia: case report and literature review
    David Martin
    Department of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine, Emory University School of Medicine, Atlanta GA, USA
    Diagn Microbiol Infect Dis 76:235-6. 2013
    ..influenzae is found with no distinct usual primary focus. This case underscores the importance pathologic diagnosis and molecular testing...
  41. doi request reprint In situ hybridization for rRNA sequences in anatomic pathology specimens, applications for fungal pathogen detection: a review
    Kathleen T Montone
    Department of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine, University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA 19104, USA
    Adv Anat Pathol 20:168-74. 2013
    ....
  42. ncbi request reprint Clinicopathologic study and laboratory diagnosis of 23 cases with West Nile virus encephalomyelitis
    Jeannette Guarner
    Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, GA 30333, USA
    Hum Pathol 35:983-90. 2004
    ..Differences in the amount of viral antigen may be related to underlying medical conditions and length of survival. IHC can be an important diagnostic method, particularly during the 1st week of illness, when antigen levels are high...
  43. ncbi request reprint Histopathologic spectrum and immunohistochemical diagnosis of amebic meningoencephalitis
    Jeannette Guarner
    Infectious Disease Pathology Branch, National Center for Infectious Diseases, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, 1405 Clifton Road NE, Atlanta, GA 30322, USA
    Mod Pathol 20:1230-7. 2007
    ..The term amebic meningoencephalitis describes better the histopathologic findings than the currently used classification of primary amebic meningoencephalitis and granulomatous amebic encephalitis...
  44. ncbi request reprint Invasive group-A streptococcal infection in an allograft recipient. A case report
    Ellen H Lee
    Epidemic Intelligence Service, Career Development Division, Office of Workforce and Career Development, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, 1600 Clifton Road, Atlanta, GA 30333, USA
    J Bone Joint Surg Am 89:2044-7. 2007
  45. ncbi request reprint Histopathology and immunohistochemistry in the diagnosis of bioterrorism agents
    Jeannette Guarner
    Infectious Disease Pathology Activity, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Mailstop G32, 1600 Clifton Rd NE, Atlanta, GA 30333, USA
    J Histochem Cytochem 54:3-11. 2006
    ....
  46. ncbi request reprint The spectrum of gastric disease associated with Helicobacter pylori and other infectious gastritides
    Jeannette Guarner
    Infectious Disease Pathology Activity, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Mailstop G32, 1600 Clifton Road, NE, Atlanta, GA 30333, USA
    Curr Gastroenterol Rep 6:441-6. 2004
    ..Rarely, gastric pathology can also be caused by other infectious agents, including fungi, other bacteria, parasites, and viruses. This review describes H. pylori-associated pathology and pathologies related to other infectious agents...
  47. ncbi request reprint Necrotizing enterocolitis associated with clostridium perfringens type A in previously healthy north american adults
    Jeremy Sobel
    Foodborne and Diarrheal Diseases Branch, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, GA 30333, USA
    J Am Coll Surg 201:48-56. 2005
    ..It is exceedingly rare in the developed world. C perfringens type A is a common cause of acute gastroenteritis and, in a handful of infections, has been reported in association with a syndrome resembling necrotizing enteritis...
  48. ncbi request reprint A novel coronavirus associated with severe acute respiratory syndrome
    Thomas G Ksiazek
    Special Pathogens Branch, National Center for Infectious Diseases, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, USA
    N Engl J Med 348:1953-66. 2003
    ..We conducted studies to identify the etiologic agent of this outbreak...
  49. pmc Avian influenza (H5N1) viruses isolated from humans in Asia in 2004 exhibit increased virulence in mammals
    Taronna R Maines
    Influenza Branch, Mail Stop G 16, Division of Viral and Rickettsial Diseases, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, 1600 Clifton Road, N E, Atlanta, GA 30333, USA
    J Virol 79:11788-800. 2005
    ..However, the apparent enhancement of virulence of these viruses in humans in 2004 was better reflected in the ferret...
  50. ncbi request reprint The pathology of rotavirus-associated deaths, using new molecular diagnostics
    Maureen Lynch
    Viral Gastroenteritis Section, Division of Viral and Rickettsial Diseases, National Center for Infectious Diseases, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia, USA
    Clin Infect Dis 37:1327-33. 2003
    ..The part played by rotavirus in fatal cases is unclear and requires additional investigation of diarrhea-associated deaths, because a better understanding might alter the approach to treatment and the need for antiviral therapy...
  51. doi request reprint Clostridium difficile-associated diarrhea: an emerging threat to pregnant women
    Nadine G Rouphael
    Division of Bacterial Diseases, Epidemic Intelligence Service Field Assignments Branch, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, GA, USA
    Am J Obstet Gynecol 198:635.e1-6. 2008
    ..To estimate if Clostridium difficile-associated disease (CDAD) is increasing in peripartum women...
  52. ncbi request reprint Fatal West Nile virus encephalitis in a renal transplant recipient
    Melissa M Cushing
    Department of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine, Emory University School of Medicine, Atlanta, GA, USA
    Am J Clin Pathol 121:26-31. 2004
    ..Immunosuppression of the transplant recipient might have been responsible for the fulminant viral effects. The pathologic diagnosis helped guide subsequent epidemiologic and laboratory studies...
  53. doi request reprint Factors that impact turnaround time of surgical pathology specimens in an academic institution
    Samip Patel
    Department of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine, Emory University School of Medicine, Atlanta, GA 30322, USA
    Hum Pathol 43:1501-5. 2012
    ....
  54. ncbi request reprint A human colorectal explant culture to evaluate topical microbicides for the prevention of HIV infection
    Sheila R Abner
    HIV and Retrovirology Branch, Division of HIV AIDS Prevention, National Center for HIV, STD, and TB Prevention, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, and Surgical Service, Emory University School of Medicine, Decatur, Georgia, USA
    J Infect Dis 192:1545-56. 2005
    ..These results suggest that this model is useful for evaluating the safety and efficacy of topical microbicides when used rectally...
  55. ncbi request reprint Diagnostic yield of gastric biopsy specimens when screening for preneoplastic lesions
    Jeannette Guarner
    Infectious Disease Pathology Activity, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, GA 30333, USA
    Hum Pathol 34:28-31. 2003
    ..Although site-specific biopsy mapping is difficult in practice, the recommendations of the Sydney system as to the location and number of gastric biopsy specimens can adequately identify significant gastric histopathology...
  56. ncbi request reprint An in vitro model of the leukocyte interactions associated with granuloma formation in Mycobacterium tuberculosis infection
    Kristin A Birkness
    Mycobacteriology Laboratory Branch, Division of Tuberculosis Elimination, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, GA, USA
    Immunol Cell Biol 85:160-8. 2007
    ..001). This model may provide insight into the earliest stages of granuloma formation in those newly infected...
  57. doi request reprint Gadolinium-containing magnetic resonance imaging contrast and nephrogenic systemic fibrosis: a case-control study
    Alexander J Kallen
    Division of Healthcare Quality Promotion, National Center for Preparedness, Detection and Control of Infectious Diseases, Atlanta, GA, USA
    Am J Kidney Dis 51:966-75. 2008
    ..A cluster of patients with NSF was investigated to identify risk factors. Limited preliminary findings from this investigation were presented in the Morbidity and Mortality Weekly Report...
  58. pmc Teaching laboratory medicine to medical students: implementation and evaluation
    Ross J Molinaro
    Department of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine, Emory University, 1364 Clifton Rd, Atlanta, GA 30322, USA
    Arch Pathol Lab Med 136:1423-9. 2012
    ..Physicians in specialties that order the tests are teaching medical students laboratory medicine and test use with minimal input from laboratory scientists who implement and maintain the quality control for those tests...
  59. pmc Analysis of an IS2404-based nested PCR for diagnosis of Buruli ulcer disease in regions of Ghana where the disease is endemic
    Ymkje Stienstra
    Department of Medicine, Emory University School of Medicine, Atlanta, GA 30303, USA
    J Clin Microbiol 41:794-7. 2003
    ..ulcerans DNA in all 21 culture-confirmed patients. For future studies, small tissue samples, e.g., punch biopsy samples, might be sufficient for case confirmation...
  60. ncbi request reprint Development of an immunohistochemical assay for the detection of babesiosis in formalin-fixed, paraffin-embedded tissue samples
    FERNANDO J TORRES-VELEZ
    Infectious Disease Pathology Activity, Division of Viral Rickettsial Diseases, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Mailstop G32, 1600 Clifton Rd, NE, Atlanta, GA 30333, USA
    Am J Clin Pathol 120:833-8. 2003
    ..Application of this technique to animal models will better define pathogenic mechanisms, including the possible recognition of exoerythrocytic tissue stages...
  61. pmc Investigation of bioterrorism-related anthrax, United States, 2001: epidemiologic findings
    Daniel B Jernigan
    Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, GA 30333, USA
    Emerg Infect Dis 8:1019-28. 2002
    ..Continued vigilance for cases is needed among health-care providers and members of the public health and law enforcement communities...
  62. ncbi request reprint Influenza-associated deaths among children in the United States, 2003-2004
    Niranjan Bhat
    Epidemic Intelligence Service, Career Development Division, Office of Workforce and Career Development National Center for Infectious Diseases, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, GA 30333, USA
    N Engl J Med 353:2559-67. 2005
    ..Although influenza is common among children, pediatric mortality related to laboratory-confirmed influenza has not been assessed nationally...
  63. ncbi request reprint No depletion of Wolbachia from Onchocerca volvulus after a short course of rifampin and/or azithromycin
    Frank O Richards
    Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia 30333, USA
    Am J Trop Med Hyg 77:878-82. 2007
    ..Short courses with these antibiotics will not clear Wolbachia from O. volvulus...
  64. ncbi request reprint The development of exoerythrocytic stages of Plasmodium inui shortti in New World monkeys
    JoAnn S Sullivan
    Division of Parasitic Diseases, National Center for Infectious Diseases, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia 30341, USA
    J Parasitol 89:637-9. 2003
    ..Exoerythrocytic stages have also been observed in the liver tissue of Saimiri monkeys. The availability of the complete transmission cycle provides an additional resource for immunologic and vaccine studies...
  65. ncbi request reprint Immunohistochemical detection of Yersinia pestis in formalin-fixed, paraffin-embedded tissue
    Jeannette Guarner
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