Samson W Fine

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Affiliation: Johns Hopkins University
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint A 71-year-old man with a bladder mass
    Samson W Fine
    Department of Pathology, Johns Hopkins University Hospital, Baltimore, MD 21231, USA
    Arch Pathol Lab Med 129:1067-8. 2005
  2. doi request reprint Carbonic anhydrase IX expression in clear cell renal cell carcinoma: an immunohistochemical study comparing 2 antibodies
    Hikmat A Al-Ahmadie
    Department of Pathology, Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center, New York, NY 10021, USA
    Am J Surg Pathol 32:377-82. 2008
  3. doi request reprint Anterior-predominant prostatic tumors: zone of origin and pathologic outcomes at radical prostatectomy
    Hikmat A Al-Ahmadie
    Department of Pathology, Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center, New York, NY 10021, USA
    Am J Surg Pathol 32:229-35. 2008
  4. pmc TMPRSS2-ERG gene fusion is associated with low Gleason scores and not with high-grade morphological features
    Samson W Fine
    Department of Pathology, Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center, New York, NY 10065, USA
    Mod Pathol 23:1325-33. 2010
  5. doi request reprint Urachal carcinoma: a clinicopathologic analysis of 24 cases with outcome correlation
    Anuradha Gopalan
    Department of Pathology, Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center, New York, NY 10065, USA
    Am J Surg Pathol 33:659-68. 2009
  6. doi request reprint Chromophobe renal cell carcinoma: a clinicopathologic study of 203 tumors in 200 patients with primary resection at a single institution
    Christopher G Przybycin
    Department of Pathology, Urology Service, Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center New York, NY 10065, USA
    Am J Surg Pathol 35:962-70. 2011
  7. pmc TMPRSS2-ERG gene fusion is not associated with outcome in patients treated by prostatectomy
    Anuradha Gopalan
    Department of Pathology, Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center, New York, New York 10065, USA
    Cancer Res 69:1400-6. 2009
  8. pmc Do prostatic transition zone tumors have a distinct morphology?
    Joaquin J Garcia
    Department of Pathology, Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center, New York City, NY 10021, USA
    Am J Surg Pathol 32:1709-14. 2008
  9. doi request reprint Expression of prostate-specific membrane antigen in renal cortical tumors
    Hikmat A Al-Ahmadie
    Department of Pathology, University of Chicago, Chicago, IL, USA
    Mod Pathol 21:727-32. 2008
  10. pmc Prostate cancer topography and patterns of lymph node metastasis
    Yuji Tokuda
    Department of Pathology, Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center, New York, NY, USA
    Am J Surg Pathol 34:1862-7. 2010

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Publications42

  1. ncbi request reprint A 71-year-old man with a bladder mass
    Samson W Fine
    Department of Pathology, Johns Hopkins University Hospital, Baltimore, MD 21231, USA
    Arch Pathol Lab Med 129:1067-8. 2005
  2. doi request reprint Carbonic anhydrase IX expression in clear cell renal cell carcinoma: an immunohistochemical study comparing 2 antibodies
    Hikmat A Al-Ahmadie
    Department of Pathology, Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center, New York, NY 10021, USA
    Am J Surg Pathol 32:377-82. 2008
    ..Therefore, similar to the clone M75, NB100-417 can be used as a diagnostic and potentially a prognostic marker in CRCC, with the advantage of its commercial availability...
  3. doi request reprint Anterior-predominant prostatic tumors: zone of origin and pathologic outcomes at radical prostatectomy
    Hikmat A Al-Ahmadie
    Department of Pathology, Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center, New York, NY 10021, USA
    Am J Surg Pathol 32:229-35. 2008
    ..Given these similarities, long-term clinical outcomes and future molecular analyses will be necessary to assess whether true differences in biology and behavior exist between tumors of TZ and APZ origin...
  4. pmc TMPRSS2-ERG gene fusion is associated with low Gleason scores and not with high-grade morphological features
    Samson W Fine
    Department of Pathology, Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center, New York, NY 10065, USA
    Mod Pathol 23:1325-33. 2010
    ..These findings indicate that translocation/deletion of TMPRSS2-ERG is not associated with histological features of aggressive prostate cancer...
  5. doi request reprint Urachal carcinoma: a clinicopathologic analysis of 24 cases with outcome correlation
    Anuradha Gopalan
    Department of Pathology, Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center, New York, NY 10065, USA
    Am J Surg Pathol 33:659-68. 2009
    ..Detailed pathologic studies with clinical outcome correlation are few...
  6. doi request reprint Chromophobe renal cell carcinoma: a clinicopathologic study of 203 tumors in 200 patients with primary resection at a single institution
    Christopher G Przybycin
    Department of Pathology, Urology Service, Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center New York, NY 10065, USA
    Am J Surg Pathol 35:962-70. 2011
    ..On the basis of this long follow-up on a large number of cases, chromophobes seem to have better clinical outcomes than those reported for clear cell and papillary RCCs...
  7. pmc TMPRSS2-ERG gene fusion is not associated with outcome in patients treated by prostatectomy
    Anuradha Gopalan
    Department of Pathology, Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center, New York, New York 10065, USA
    Cancer Res 69:1400-6. 2009
    ....
  8. pmc Do prostatic transition zone tumors have a distinct morphology?
    Joaquin J Garcia
    Department of Pathology, Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center, New York City, NY 10021, USA
    Am J Surg Pathol 32:1709-14. 2008
    ..Given this lack of specificity, caution should be exercised in assigning zone of origin based on this histologic appearance, especially in limited samples such as prostate needle biopsy...
  9. doi request reprint Expression of prostate-specific membrane antigen in renal cortical tumors
    Hikmat A Al-Ahmadie
    Department of Pathology, University of Chicago, Chicago, IL, USA
    Mod Pathol 21:727-32. 2008
    ....
  10. pmc Prostate cancer topography and patterns of lymph node metastasis
    Yuji Tokuda
    Department of Pathology, Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center, New York, NY, USA
    Am J Surg Pathol 34:1862-7. 2010
    ....
  11. doi request reprint Urothelial carcinoma involving the gynecologic tract: a morphologic and immunohistochemical study of 6 cases
    Maria Carolina Reyes
    Department of Pathology, Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center, New York, NY 10065, USA
    Am J Surg Pathol 36:1058-65. 2012
    ..Our findings highlight the morphologic and immunohistochemical overlap between primary GYN squamous lesions and GYN involvement by UC and hence the importance of clinical history in ensuring an accurate diagnosis...
  12. doi request reprint Prostatic transition zone directed needle biopsies uncommonly sample clinically relevant transition zone tumors
    Chadwick F Haarer
    Department of Pathology, Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center, New York, New York 10065, USA
    J Urol 182:1337-41. 2009
    ..We compared prostate cancer detected in transition zone directed needle biopsies with those in corresponding radical prostatectomy specimens...
  13. doi request reprint Clear-cell papillary renal cell carcinoma: molecular and immunohistochemical analysis with emphasis on the von Hippel-Lindau gene and hypoxia-inducible factor pathway-related proteins
    Stephen M Rohan
    Department of Pathology, Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center, New York, NY, USA
    Mod Pathol 24:1207-20. 2011
    ..The co-expression of CA9, HIF-1α, and GLUT-1 in the absence of VHL gene alterations in clear-cell papillary renal cell carcinoma suggests activation of the HIF pathway by non-VHL-dependent mechanisms...
  14. pmc TMPRSS2-ERG rearrangement in dominant anterior prostatic tumours: incidence and correlation with ERG immunohistochemistry
    Anuradha Gopalan
    Department of Pathology, Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center, New York, NY, USA
    Histopathology 63:279-86. 2013
    ..To study prostate cancer zonal differences in TMPRSS2-ERG gene rearrangement...
  15. doi request reprint A contemporary update on pathology reporting for prostate cancer: biopsy and radical prostatectomy specimens
    Samson W Fine
    Department of Pathology, Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center, New York, NY 10065, USA
    Eur Urol 62:20-39. 2012
    ..The diagnosis of and reporting parameters for prostate cancer (PCa) have evolved over time, yet they remain key components in predicting clinical outcomes...
  16. ncbi request reprint Expanding the histologic spectrum of mucinous tubular and spindle cell carcinoma of the kidney
    Samson W Fine
    Department of Pathology, Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center, New York, NY, USA
    Am J Surg Pathol 30:1554-60. 2006
    ..Pathologists must be aware of the spectrum of histologic findings within MTSCs to ensure their accurate diagnosis...
  17. doi request reprint Interobserver and intraobserver reproducibility in digital and routine microscopic assessment of prostate needle biopsies
    Paula A Rodriguez-Urrego
    Department of Pathology, Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center, New York, NY 10065, USA
    Hum Pathol 42:68-74. 2011
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  18. doi request reprint Testicular mixed germ cell tumors: a morphological and immunohistochemical study using stem cell markers, OCT3/4, SOX2 and GDF3, with emphasis on morphologically difficult-to-classify areas
    Anuradha Gopalan
    Department of Pathology, Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center, New York, NY 10065, USA
    Mod Pathol 22:1066-74. 2009
    ..Embryonal carcinoma-like high-grade' nuclear details are the most important morphological criterion for the diagnosis of embryonal carcinoma in difficult-to-classify areas...
  19. pmc Somatic mutation of fibroblast growth factor receptor-3 (FGFR3) defines a distinct morphological subtype of high-grade urothelial carcinoma
    Hikmat A Al-Ahmadie
    Department of Pathology, Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center, New York, USA
    J Pathol 224:270-9. 2011
    ..Histological review could thus aid in the development of targeted inhibitors of FGFR-3 by facilitating the identification of the subset of patients most likely to harbour activating mutations in the FGFR3 gene...
  20. ncbi request reprint Estrogen and progesterone-receptor-positive stroma as a non-tumorous proliferation in kidneys: a possible metaplastic response to obstruction
    Satish K Tickoo
    Department of Pathology, Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center, New York, NY 10021, USA
    Mod Pathol 21:60-5. 2008
    ..Its association with obstructive changes suggests that it may represent a metaplastic change in the renal interstitial cells surrounding these obstructed epithelial structures...
  21. doi request reprint A contemporary study correlating prostate needle biopsy and radical prostatectomy Gleason score
    Samson W Fine
    Department of Pathology, Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center, New York, New York 10021, USA
    J Urol 179:1335-8; discussion 1338-9. 2008
    ..We determined whether contemporary practice patterns of Gleason grading for prostate needle biopsy and radical prostatectomy have evolved...
  22. doi request reprint Mesonephric remnant hyperplasia involving prostate and periprostatic tissue: findings at radical prostatectomy
    Ying bei Chen
    Department of Pathology, The Johns Hopkins Hospital, Baltimore, MD, USA
    Am J Surg Pathol 35:1054-61. 2011
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  23. doi request reprint Epithelioid angiomyolipoma of the kidney: pathological features and clinical outcome in a series of consecutively resected tumors
    Wenlei He
    Department of Pathology, Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center, New York, NY, USA
    Mod Pathol 26:1355-64. 2013
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  24. doi request reprint Can transrectal needle biopsy be optimised to detect nearly all prostate cancer with a volume of ≥0.5 mL? A three-dimensional analysis
    Kent Kanao
    Department of Pathology, Urology Service, Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center, New York, NY, USA Department of Surgery, Urology Service, Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center, New York, NY, USA
    BJU Int 112:898-904. 2013
    ..To investigate whether transrectal needle biopsy can be optimised to detect nearly all prostate cancer with a tumour volume (TV) of ≥0.5 mL...
  25. ncbi request reprint Metastatic primitive neuroectodermal tumor to the kidney
    Frederico R Romero
    The James Buchanan Brady Urological Institute, The Johns Hopkins Medical Institutions, Baltimore, MD 21287 8915, USA
    Urol Int 78:286-8. 2007
    ..Although several cases have been identified as primary renal tumors, this is the first report of metastatic spread of a primitive neuroectodermal tumor to the kidney...
  26. ncbi request reprint Malignant solitary fibrous tumor of the kidney: report of a case and comprehensive review of the literature
    Samson W Fine
    Department of Pathology, The Johns Hopkins Hospital, Baltimore, MD 21231 2410, USA
    Arch Pathol Lab Med 130:857-61. 2006
    ..To our knowledge, this is the first reported case of malignant renal SFT, likely representing transformation from a histologically documented benign SFT component...
  27. ncbi request reprint Urothelial neoplasms in patients 20 years or younger: a clinicopathological analysis using the world health organization 2004 bladder consensus classification
    Samson W Fine
    Department of Pathology, Johns Hopkins Hospital, Baltimore, Maryland, USA
    J Urol 174:1976-80. 2005
    ..Urothelial neoplasms in patients younger than 20 years are rare, with conflicting data regarding clinical outcomes...
  28. ncbi request reprint Anatomy of the anterior prostate and extraprostatic space: a contemporary surgical pathology analysis
    Samson W Fine
    Department of Pathology, Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center, New York, NY 10021, USA
    Adv Anat Pathol 14:401-7. 2007
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  29. ncbi request reprint Noninvasive squamous lesions in the urinary bladder: a clinicopathologic analysis of 29 cases
    Charles C Guo
    Department of Pathology, The Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, 401 N Broadway Street, Baltimore, MD 21231, USA
    Am J Surg Pathol 30:883-91. 2006
    ..Enhanced expression of EGFR in these bladder squamous lesions suggests that EGFR may represent a logic therapeutic target in those squamous lesions that are difficult to manage clinically...
  30. ncbi request reprint Inverted papillomas of the prostatic urethra
    Samson W Fine
    Department of Pathology, The Johns Hopkins Hospital, Baltimore, MD 21231, USA
    Am J Surg Pathol 30:975-9. 2006
    ..Although urothelial carcinoma elsewhere in the genitourinary tract may occur simultaneously, malignant transformation or recurrence as a malignant lesion has not been identified in inverted papilloma of the prostatic urethra...
  31. ncbi request reprint Immunohistochemical expression of hypoxia inducible factor-1alpha and its downstream molecules in sarcomatoid renal cell carcinoma
    Satish K Tickoo
    Department of Pathology, Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center, New York, New York 10021, USA
    J Urol 177:1258-63. 2007
    ..We investigated the hypoxia inducible pathway marker immunohistochemical expression profile, and any potential therapeutic implications that such expression may have, in these tumors...
  32. doi request reprint Variants and unusual patterns of prostate cancer: clinicopathologic and differential diagnostic considerations
    Samson W Fine
    Department of Pathology, Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center, New York, NY 10065, USA
    Adv Anat Pathol 19:204-16. 2012
    ..This article details a number of variants, with emphasis on diagnostic criteria, differential diagnoses, and clinical significance...
  33. doi request reprint Anatomy of the prostate revisited: implications for prostate biopsy and zonal origins of prostate cancer
    Samson W Fine
    Department of Pathology, Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center, New York, NY 10065, USA
    Histopathology 60:142-52. 2012
    ..This review will provide a contemporary update of these topics, while highlighting specific areas in which a keen understanding of prostatic histoanatomy may influence biopsy interpretation...
  34. ncbi request reprint Primary carcinoid tumors of the kidney
    Frederico R Romero
    James Buchanan Brady Urological Institute, The Johns Hopkins Medical Institutions, 600 North Wolfe Street, Baltimore, MD 21287, USA
    J Urol 176:2359-66. 2006
    ..We describe in detail the features of carcinoid tumors of the kidney. We evaluated possible prognostic factors...
  35. ncbi request reprint Inverted urothelial papillomas with foamy or vacuolated cytoplasm
    Samson W Fine
    Department of Pathology, Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center, New York, NY 10021, USA
    Hum Pathol 37:1577-82. 2006
    ..The diagnostic dilemma encountered in these cases of inverted papilloma with foamy or vacuolated cytoplasm warrants their distinction from other benign and malignant urothelial lesions with inverted growth and/or clear cell features...
  36. doi request reprint Urothelial carcinoma involving vaginal specimens from patients with neobladder: a potential pitfall in diagnostic cytopathology
    Carlie S Sigel
    Department of Pathology, Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center, New York, New York 10065, USA
    Diagn Cytopathol 40:168-72. 2012
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  37. ncbi request reprint Solitary testicular myofibroma: a case report and review of the literature
    Samson W Fine
    Department of Pathology, Johns Hopkins University Hospital, Baltimore, MD, USA
    Arch Pathol Lab Med 129:1322-5. 2005
    ..To our knowledge, this is the first report of a myofibroma localized within the testis...
  38. ncbi request reprint Minute foci of Gleason score 8-10 on prostatic needle biopsy: a morphologic analysis
    Samson W Fine
    Department of Pathology, Johns Hopkins Hospital, Baltimore, MD, USA
    Am J Surg Pathol 29:962-8. 2005
    ..Pathologists must be attuned to the complex and varied architectural patterns seen in low-volume, high-grade prostate cancer as its diagnosis has both important prognostic and therapeutic implications...
  39. ncbi request reprint Neuroendocrine lesions of the genitourinary tract
    Samson W Fine
    Department of Pathology, Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center, New York, NY 10021, USA
    Adv Anat Pathol 14:286-96. 2007
    ..As many tumors in this spectrum often bear strong morphologic resemblance to similar neoplasms in other organs, the importance of considering secondary involvement of the genitourinary tract cannot be overstated...
  40. ncbi request reprint Angiomyolipoma with epithelial cysts (AMLEC): a distinct cystic variant of angiomyolipoma
    Samson W Fine
    Department of Pathology, Johns Hopkins Hospital, Baltimore, MD 21231, USA
    Am J Surg Pathol 30:593-9. 2006
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  41. ncbi request reprint A working group classification of focal prostate atrophy lesions
    Angelo M De Marzo
    Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, USA
    Am J Surg Pathol 30:1281-91. 2006
    ..In conclusion, these criteria for variants of focal prostate atrophy may facilitate studies to examine the relation between various patterns of prostate atrophy and prostate cancer...
  42. ncbi request reprint Immunohistochemical staining for calretinin is useful for differentiating schwannomas from neurofibromas
    Samson W Fine
    Department of Pathology, Albert Einstein College of Medicine and Montefiore Medical Center, Bronx, NY 10467, USA
    Am J Clin Pathol 122:552-9. 2004
    ..Although mast cells present in these 2 neoplasms also react with calretinin, the pattern of staining can be distinguished easily from that of neoplastic cells...