Aylin Simsir

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Affiliation: New York University
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Utility of CD10 and RCCma in the diagnosis of metastatic conventional renal-cell adenocarcinoma by fine-needle aspiration biopsy
    Aylin Simsir
    Division of Cytopathology, Department of Pathology, New York University School of Medicine, New York, New York, USA
    Diagn Cytopathol 33:3-7. 2005
  2. ncbi request reprint Effect of Bethesda 2001 on reporting of atypical squamous cells (ASC) with special emphasis on atypical squamous cells-cannot rule out high grade (ASC-H)
    Aylin Simsir
    Department of Pathology, Division of Cytopathology, New York University School of Medicine, NYU and Bellevue Hospital Centers, New York, New York 10016, USA
    Diagn Cytopathol 34:62-6. 2006
  3. ncbi request reprint Cytologic diagnosis of invasive lobular carcinoma: factors associated with negative and equivocal diagnoses
    Sonya Hwang
    Division of Cytopathology, Department of Pathology, New York University Medical Center, New York, New York 10016, USA
    Diagn Cytopathol 31:87-93. 2004
  4. ncbi request reprint Origin, frequency and clinical significance of glandular cells in liquid-based pap tests from patients posthysterectomy
    Risha B Ramdall
    Department of Pathology, New York University Medical Center Bellevue Hospital Center, New York, New York, USA
    Acta Cytol 53:1-9. 2009
  5. ncbi request reprint CDX-2 expression in pulmonary fine-needle aspiration specimens: a useful adjunct for the diagnosis of metastatic colorectal adenocarcinoma
    Pascale Hummel Levine
    Department of Pathology, Division of Cytopathology, New York University School of Medicine, New York, New York, USA
    Diagn Cytopathol 34:191-5. 2006
  6. ncbi request reprint Atypia on breast core needle biopsies: reproducibility and significance
    Farbod Darvishian
    Department of Pathology, New York University Medical Center, 530 First Avenue SK7N, New York, NY 10016, USA
    Ann Clin Lab Sci 39:270-6. 2009
  7. doi request reprint Is surgical excision necessary for the management of atypical lobular hyperplasia and lobular carcinoma in situ diagnosed on core needle biopsy?: a report of 38 cases and review of the literature
    Joan Cangiarella
    Department of Pathology, New York University School of Medicine, New York, USA
    Arch Pathol Lab Med 132:979-83. 2008
  8. ncbi request reprint Differential expression of cytokeratins 7 and 20 and thyroid transcription factor-1 in bronchioloalveolar carcinoma: an immunohistochemical study in fine-needle aspiration biopsy specimens
    Aylin Simsir
    Department of Pathology, New York University School of Medicine Bellevue Hospital Center, New York 10016, USA
    Am J Clin Pathol 121:350-7. 2004
  9. ncbi request reprint Management issues in breast lesions diagnosed by fine-needle aspiration and percutaneous core breast biopsy
    Pascale Levine
    New York University School of Medicine, New York, USA
    Am J Clin Pathol 125:S124-34. 2006
  10. ncbi request reprint Invasive mammary carcinoma with osteoclast-like giant cells diagnosed by fine-needle aspiration biopsy: review of the cytologic literature and distinction from other mammary lesions containing giant cells
    Guoping Cai
    Department of Pathology, Division of Cytopathology, New York University School of Medicine, New York, New York 10016, USA
    Diagn Cytopathol 30:396-400. 2004

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Publications28

  1. ncbi request reprint Utility of CD10 and RCCma in the diagnosis of metastatic conventional renal-cell adenocarcinoma by fine-needle aspiration biopsy
    Aylin Simsir
    Division of Cytopathology, Department of Pathology, New York University School of Medicine, New York, New York, USA
    Diagn Cytopathol 33:3-7. 2005
    ..We conclude that CD10 has limited value in confirming the diagnosis of cRCC because of its low specificity. RCCma, when positive, is highly specific for cRCC, but its low sensitivity hinders its diagnostic usefulness...
  2. ncbi request reprint Effect of Bethesda 2001 on reporting of atypical squamous cells (ASC) with special emphasis on atypical squamous cells-cannot rule out high grade (ASC-H)
    Aylin Simsir
    Department of Pathology, Division of Cytopathology, New York University School of Medicine, NYU and Bellevue Hospital Centers, New York, New York 10016, USA
    Diagn Cytopathol 34:62-6. 2006
    ..In addition, ASC-H requires very close clinical follow-up as a significant percentage of women require more than one colposcopy to identify the high-grade lesion...
  3. ncbi request reprint Cytologic diagnosis of invasive lobular carcinoma: factors associated with negative and equivocal diagnoses
    Sonya Hwang
    Division of Cytopathology, Department of Pathology, New York University Medical Center, New York, New York 10016, USA
    Diagn Cytopathol 31:87-93. 2004
    ..As such, an inconclusive diagnosis in a certain percentage of classic ILC cases may be unavoidable...
  4. ncbi request reprint Origin, frequency and clinical significance of glandular cells in liquid-based pap tests from patients posthysterectomy
    Risha B Ramdall
    Department of Pathology, New York University Medical Center Bellevue Hospital Center, New York, New York, USA
    Acta Cytol 53:1-9. 2009
    ..To quantify the frequency and significance of glandular cells in posthysterectomy liquid-based (SurePath, TriPath Imaging, Burlington, North Carolina, U.S.A.) vaginal Pap tests...
  5. ncbi request reprint CDX-2 expression in pulmonary fine-needle aspiration specimens: a useful adjunct for the diagnosis of metastatic colorectal adenocarcinoma
    Pascale Hummel Levine
    Department of Pathology, Division of Cytopathology, New York University School of Medicine, New York, New York, USA
    Diagn Cytopathol 34:191-5. 2006
    ..Of diagnostic importance is the loss of CDX-2 immunoreactivity in poorly differentiated colorectal ACAs...
  6. ncbi request reprint Atypia on breast core needle biopsies: reproducibility and significance
    Farbod Darvishian
    Department of Pathology, New York University Medical Center, 530 First Avenue SK7N, New York, NY 10016, USA
    Ann Clin Lab Sci 39:270-6. 2009
    ..Strict adherence to the diagnostic criteria and tutorial sessions can help pathologists to achieve substantial agreement in interpreting atypia on breast core needle biopsies...
  7. doi request reprint Is surgical excision necessary for the management of atypical lobular hyperplasia and lobular carcinoma in situ diagnosed on core needle biopsy?: a report of 38 cases and review of the literature
    Joan Cangiarella
    Department of Pathology, New York University School of Medicine, New York, USA
    Arch Pathol Lab Med 132:979-83. 2008
    ..Due to the debate over the significance of these lesions and the small number of cases reported in the literature, the treatment for lobular neoplasia diagnosed by percutaneous core biopsy (PCB) remains controversial...
  8. ncbi request reprint Differential expression of cytokeratins 7 and 20 and thyroid transcription factor-1 in bronchioloalveolar carcinoma: an immunohistochemical study in fine-needle aspiration biopsy specimens
    Aylin Simsir
    Department of Pathology, New York University School of Medicine Bellevue Hospital Center, New York 10016, USA
    Am J Clin Pathol 121:350-7. 2004
    ..Knowledge of these staining patterns is crucial for distinguishing mucinous and mixed BACs from metastatic adenocarcinoma involving the lungs...
  9. ncbi request reprint Management issues in breast lesions diagnosed by fine-needle aspiration and percutaneous core breast biopsy
    Pascale Levine
    New York University School of Medicine, New York, USA
    Am J Clin Pathol 125:S124-34. 2006
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  10. ncbi request reprint Invasive mammary carcinoma with osteoclast-like giant cells diagnosed by fine-needle aspiration biopsy: review of the cytologic literature and distinction from other mammary lesions containing giant cells
    Guoping Cai
    Department of Pathology, Division of Cytopathology, New York University School of Medicine, New York, New York 10016, USA
    Diagn Cytopathol 30:396-400. 2004
    ..Knowledge of the bland cytologic pattern and the admixture of giant cells seen in invasive cribriform carcinoma with osteoclast-like giant cells should avoid making a false negative diagnosis on aspiration biopsy...
  11. ncbi request reprint Encapsulated anaplastic thyroid carcinoma transformed from follicular carcinoma: a case report
    Amy Rapkiewicz
    Department of Pathology, New York University Bellevue Hospital, 462 First Avenue, Room 4S17A, New York, New York 10016, USA
    Acta Cytol 53:332-6. 2009
    ..The coexistence of ATC and differentiated or poorly differentiated thyroid carcinoma has been described and usually is diagnosed when the disease is locally advanced...
  12. ncbi request reprint Can core biopsy reliably diagnose mucinous lesions of the breast?
    Jun Wang
    Department of Pathology, New York University School of Medicine, New York, NY 10016, USA
    Am J Clin Pathol 127:124-7. 2007
    ..We reviewed the core biopsy and surgical biopsy diagnoses in 32 mucinous lesions of the breast. We conclude that core biopsy is highly reliable for accurate diagnosis of mucinous lesions of the breast...
  13. ncbi request reprint Reporting endometrial cells in women 40 years and older: assessing the clinical usefulness of Bethesda 2001
    Aylin Simsir
    Department of Pathology, Division of Cytopathology, New York University School of Medicine, New York, NY, USA
    Am J Clin Pathol 123:571-5. 2005
    ..05). Reporting benign EMs for premenopausal women 40 years and older has no clinical significance but does for postmenopausal women, regardless of HRT and symptoms...
  14. ncbi request reprint Atypical repair on Pap smears: clinicopathologic correlates in 647 cases
    Pascale Hummel Levine
    Department of Pathology, Division of Cytopathology, New York University School of Medicine, New York, New York 10016, USA
    Diagn Cytopathol 33:214-7. 2005
    ..For some women, the immediate cause was not known and the Pap abnormality resolved spontaneously. Our study questions the validity of reporting ARC within the ASC-US category...
  15. doi request reprint Current utilization of breast FNA in a cytology practice
    Aylin Simsir
    Department of Pathology, New York University School of Medicine, New York, New York 10016, USA
    Diagn Cytopathol 37:140-2. 2009
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  16. ncbi request reprint Aspiration biopsy of mammary lesions with abundant extracellular mucinous material. Review of 43 cases with surgical follow-up
    Karyna Ventura
    Department of Pathology, Division of Cytopathology, New York University School of Medicine, New York, NY, USA
    Am J Clin Pathol 120:194-202. 2003
    ..Owing to the documented association of MLL with carcinoma, we recommend that lesions that cannot be classified definitively as adenocarcinoma or MFA be considered for conservative excision, even in the absence of atypia...
  17. ncbi request reprint Cytologic findings with histologic correlation in 43 cases of mammary intraductal adenocarcinoma diagnosed by aspiration biopsy
    Joan Cangiarella
    Division of Cytopathology, Department of Pathology, New York University Medical Center, 530 First Avenue, Skirball, West Tower, Suite 10U, New York, New York 10016, USA
    Acta Cytol 47:965-72. 2003
    ..To review the cytologic and subsequent histologic findings in intraductal mammary adenocarcinoma (ductal adenocarcinoma in situ) (DCIS) to evaluate the role of aspiration biopsy (AB) in identifying and grading the disease...
  18. ncbi request reprint Glandular cell atypia on Papanicolaou smears: interobserver variability in the diagnosis and prediction of cell of origin
    Aylin Simsir
    Division of Cytopathology, Department of Pathology, New York University Medical Center, New York, New York 10016, USA
    Cancer 99:323-30. 2003
    ..The aim of the current study was to investigate whether a variety of benign to neoplastic glandular lesions can be reliably classified on Pap smear with regard to diagnosis and cell of origin...
  19. ncbi request reprint Spectrum of head and neck lesions diagnosed by fine-needle aspiration cytology in the pediatric population
    Amy Rapkiewicz
    Department of Pathology, New York University, New York, New York 10016, USA
    Cancer 111:242-51. 2007
    ..The high specificity of FNAC allows the clinician to be confident of malignancy in a clinically suspicious lesion of the head and neck in a pediatric patient...
  20. ncbi request reprint Cervicovaginal smear abnormalities in sexually active adolescents. Implications for management
    Aylin Simsir
    Departments of Pathology and Gynecologic Oncology, University of Maryland Medical System, Baltimore, Maryland, USA
    Acta Cytol 46:271-6. 2002
    ..To assess the prevalence and spectrum of Pap smear (PS) abnormalities in sexually active adolescents in comparison to adult women in order to determine whether management of adolescents should differ from that of adults...
  21. ncbi request reprint Fine-needle aspiration biopsy of nonteratomatous germ cell tumors of the mediastinum
    David C Chhieng
    Department of Pathology, University of Alabama at Birmingham, USA
    Am J Clin Pathol 118:418-24. 2002
    ..Our findings demonstrate that a diagnosis of mediastinal GCT, primary or secondary, can be established with a high degree of accuracy on the basis of FNAB. Immunocytochemical analysis helps confirm the diagnosis...
  22. doi request reprint Challenging breast lesions: pitfalls and limitations of fine-needle aspiration and the role of core biopsy in specific lesions
    Aylin Simsir
    New York University School of Medicine, Department of Pathology, New York, New York, USA
    Diagn Cytopathol 40:262-72. 2012
    ..We specifically focus on the pitfalls and limitations of both diagnostic modalities in these selected specific lesions...
  23. ncbi request reprint Mammary lesions diagnosed as "papillary" by aspiration biopsy: 70 cases with follow-up
    Aylin Simsir
    Department of Pathology, New York University Medical Center, New York, New York 10016, USA
    Cancer 99:156-65. 2003
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  24. pmc ALK-negative anaplastic large cell lymphoma mimicking a soft tissue sarcoma
    Rachel Hudacko
    Department of Pathology, NYU Langone Medical Center, New York City, USA
    J Cytol 28:230-3. 2011
    ..Therefore, it must be considered in the differential diagnosis of lesions with pleomorphism, anaplasia, and wreath-like or horseshoe-shaped nuclei to ensure that adequate material is obtained for ancillary studies...
  25. ncbi request reprint Breast fine needle aspiration biopsy: prevailing recommendations and contemporary practices
    Andrea Abati
    Cytopathology Section, National Cancer Institute National Institutes of Health, Bethesda, MD 20892, USA
    Clin Lab Med 25:631-54, v. 2005
    ..These guidelines were referred to as "The Uniform Approach to Breast Fine Needle Aspiration Biopsy." This article reviews these recommendations and the contemporary evolution of the practice of BFNA since their original publication...
  26. ncbi request reprint Interobserver variability in assessing adequacy of the squamous component in conventional cervicovaginal smears
    Matthew V Sheffield
    Dept of Pathology, University of Alabama at Birmingham, 619 19th St S, KB 627, Birmingham, AL 35249 6823, USA
    Am J Clin Pathol 119:367-73. 2003
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  27. ncbi request reprint Melanoma metastatic to the breast: utility of fine needle aspiration and immunohistochemistry
    Armando Carlos Filie
    Cytopathology Section, Laboratory of Pathology, National Cancer Institute, Bethesda, Maryland, USA
    Acta Cytol 46:13-8. 2002
    ....
  28. ncbi request reprint Comparison of three commonly used cytologic preparations in effusion immunocytochemistry
    Patricia A Fetsch
    Cytopathology Section, National Institutes of Health National Cancer Institute, Bethesda, Maryland 20892 1500, USA
    Diagn Cytopathol 26:61-6. 2002
    ..The cost per test for cell block immunocytochemistry was also the most economical for our laboratory...