P Gerami

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Affiliation: Northwestern University
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Fluorescence in situ hybridization as a diagnostic modality in melanocytic neoplasma
    P Gerami
    Dermatology, Pathology and Pediatrics, Northwestern University and The Feinberg School of Medicine
    G Ital Dermatol Venereol 145:29-35. 2010
  2. doi request reprint Applying the new TNM classification system for primary cutaneous lymphomas other than mycosis fungoides and Sézary syndrome in primary cutaneous marginal zone lymphoma
    Pedram Gerami
    Department of Dermatology, Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine, Chicago, Illinois, USA
    J Am Acad Dermatol 59:245-54. 2008
  3. ncbi request reprint Basaloid folliculolymphoid hyperplasia: a distinctive finding in follicular mycosis fungoides
    Pedram Gerami
    Department of Dermatology, Northwestern University and Medical Center, The Feinberg School of Medicine, Chicago, IL 60611, USA
    J Cutan Pathol 34:29-32. 2007
  4. ncbi request reprint The spectrum of histopathologic and immunohistochemical findings in folliculotropic mycosis fungoides
    Pedram Gerami
    Northwestern University and The Feinberg School of Medicine, Chicago, IL 60611, USA
    Am J Surg Pathol 31:1430-8. 2007
  5. ncbi request reprint Superficial melanocytic neoplasms with pagetoid melanocytosis: a study of interobserver concordance and correlation with FISH
    Pedram Gerami
    Department of Dermatology and the Lurie Cancer Center, The Feinberg School of Medicine, Northwestern University, Chicago, IL, USA
    Am J Surg Pathol 34:816-21. 2010
  6. ncbi request reprint Cutaneous involvement with marginal zone lymphoma
    Pedram Gerami
    Department of Dermatology, Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine, Chicago, Illinois 60611, USA
    J Am Acad Dermatol 63:142-5. 2010
  7. ncbi request reprint Interleukins in the treatment of mycosis fungoides
    P Gerami
    Department of Dermatology, Northwestern University, Feinberg School of Medicine, Evanston, IL, USA
    G Ital Dermatol Venereol 143:55-8. 2008
  8. doi request reprint Enhanced detection of spitzoid melanomas using fluorescence in situ hybridization with 9p21 as an adjunctive probe
    Bryan Gammon
    Department of Dermatology, Northwestern University School of Medicine, Chicago, IL, USA
    Am J Surg Pathol 36:81-8. 2012
  9. doi request reprint Molecular analysis of a case of nevus of ota showing progressive evolution to melanoma with intermediate stages resembling cellular blue nevus
    Pedram Gerami
    Dermatology and daggerPathology, Feinberg School of Medicine, Northwestern University, Chicago, IL 60611, USA
    Am J Dermatopathol 32:301-5. 2010
  10. doi request reprint Distinguishing epithelioid blue nevus from blue nevus-like cutaneous melanoma metastasis using fluorescence in situ hybridization
    Pedram Pouryazdanparast
    Department of Pathology, Feinberg School of Medicine, Northwestern University, Chicago, IL 60611, USA
    Am J Surg Pathol 33:1396-400. 2009

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Publications32

  1. ncbi request reprint Fluorescence in situ hybridization as a diagnostic modality in melanocytic neoplasma
    P Gerami
    Dermatology, Pathology and Pediatrics, Northwestern University and The Feinberg School of Medicine
    G Ital Dermatol Venereol 145:29-35. 2010
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  2. doi request reprint Applying the new TNM classification system for primary cutaneous lymphomas other than mycosis fungoides and Sézary syndrome in primary cutaneous marginal zone lymphoma
    Pedram Gerami
    Department of Dermatology, Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine, Chicago, Illinois, USA
    J Am Acad Dermatol 59:245-54. 2008
    ..However, few large series on this entity have been reported, including the new TNM (tumor, (lymph) node, metastasis) classification for non-mycosis fungoides cutaneous lymphomas...
  3. ncbi request reprint Basaloid folliculolymphoid hyperplasia: a distinctive finding in follicular mycosis fungoides
    Pedram Gerami
    Department of Dermatology, Northwestern University and Medical Center, The Feinberg School of Medicine, Chicago, IL 60611, USA
    J Cutan Pathol 34:29-32. 2007
    ..Hence, we describe the clinical-pathologic findings of basaloid folliculolymphoid hyperplasia in these three patients with follicular mycosis fungoides...
  4. ncbi request reprint The spectrum of histopathologic and immunohistochemical findings in folliculotropic mycosis fungoides
    Pedram Gerami
    Northwestern University and The Feinberg School of Medicine, Chicago, IL 60611, USA
    Am J Surg Pathol 31:1430-8. 2007
    ..However, there have been few large histologic studies characterizing the various histopathologic patterns...
  5. ncbi request reprint Superficial melanocytic neoplasms with pagetoid melanocytosis: a study of interobserver concordance and correlation with FISH
    Pedram Gerami
    Department of Dermatology and the Lurie Cancer Center, The Feinberg School of Medicine, Northwestern University, Chicago, IL, USA
    Am J Surg Pathol 34:816-21. 2010
    ..There is considerable discordance in superficial melanocytic neoplasm with prominent pagetoid melanocytosis even among expert consultants. There is likely a subset of such cases where FISH can play a significant role as a diagnostic aid...
  6. ncbi request reprint Cutaneous involvement with marginal zone lymphoma
    Pedram Gerami
    Department of Dermatology, Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine, Chicago, Illinois 60611, USA
    J Am Acad Dermatol 63:142-5. 2010
    ..Distinguishing primary cutaneous MZL (PCMZL) from secondary cutaneous MZL (SCMZL) is of utmost importance for prognostic and therapeutic approach...
  7. ncbi request reprint Interleukins in the treatment of mycosis fungoides
    P Gerami
    Department of Dermatology, Northwestern University, Feinberg School of Medicine, Evanston, IL, USA
    G Ital Dermatol Venereol 143:55-8. 2008
    ..Lastly, they discuss other potential cytokine therapies which could play a role in the future treatment of mycosis fungoides...
  8. doi request reprint Enhanced detection of spitzoid melanomas using fluorescence in situ hybridization with 9p21 as an adjunctive probe
    Bryan Gammon
    Department of Dermatology, Northwestern University School of Medicine, Chicago, IL, USA
    Am J Surg Pathol 36:81-8. 2012
    ..9p21 may be particularly helpful in lesions with spitzoid morphology...
  9. doi request reprint Molecular analysis of a case of nevus of ota showing progressive evolution to melanoma with intermediate stages resembling cellular blue nevus
    Pedram Gerami
    Dermatology and daggerPathology, Feinberg School of Medicine, Northwestern University, Chicago, IL 60611, USA
    Am J Dermatopathol 32:301-5. 2010
    ..Copy number changes typical of melanoma were identified by both FISH and CGH in the morphologically malignant areas illustrating the relationship of tumor progression and the progressive acquisition of genetic aberrations...
  10. doi request reprint Distinguishing epithelioid blue nevus from blue nevus-like cutaneous melanoma metastasis using fluorescence in situ hybridization
    Pedram Pouryazdanparast
    Department of Pathology, Feinberg School of Medicine, Northwestern University, Chicago, IL 60611, USA
    Am J Surg Pathol 33:1396-400. 2009
    ..The test and the parameters previously established can perform with high sensitivity and specificity when dealing with this differential diagnosis...
  11. ncbi request reprint Follicular mycosis fungoides: a histopathologic, immunohistochemical, and genotypic review
    S L Boone
    Department of Dermatology, Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine, Chicago, IL, USA
    G Ital Dermatol Venereol 143:409-14. 2008
    ..This review emphasizes and discusses the broad spectrum of histologic changes which may be seen in FMF, clues to the diagnosis, and some potential mimickers...
  12. ncbi request reprint Fluorescence in situ hybridization as a tool for microstaging in malignant melanoma
    Marissa D Newman
    Department of Dermatology, The Feinberg School of Medicine, Northwestern University, Chicago, IL 60611, USA
    Mod Pathol 22:989-95. 2009
    ..The sensitivity is independent of the morphological features, and the assay performs well in nevoid melanoma cases...
  13. doi request reprint Fluorescence in situ hybridization for distinguishing nevoid melanomas from mitotically active nevi
    Pedram Gerami
    Northwestern University and the Feinberg School of Medicine and the Lurie Cancer Cancer, Chicago, IL 60611, USA
    Am J Surg Pathol 33:1783-8. 2009
    ..Additionally, our study presents further evidence that dermal mitoses alone without other diagnostic features such as nuclear atypia and lack of maturation does not constitute sufficient evidence alone for a diagnosis of melanoma...
  14. doi request reprint Sensitivity of fluorescence in situ hybridization for melanoma diagnosis using RREB1, MYB, Cep6, and 11q13 probes in melanoma subtypes
    Pedram Gerami
    Department of Dermatology, Feinberg School of Medicine, Northwestern University, 676 N St Clair Street, Chicago, IL 60611, USA
    Arch Dermatol 146:273-8. 2010
    ..To evaluate the diagnostic sensitivity of fluorescence in situ hybridization (FISH) using probes targeting 6p25, 6q23, 11q13, and Cep6 in melanoma subtypes...
  15. doi request reprint Two cases of multiple spitz nevi: correlating clinical, histologic, and fluorescence in situ hybridization findings
    Susan L Boone
    Department of Dermatology, Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine, Chicago, IL 60611, USA
    Arch Dermatol 147:227-31. 2011
    ..We describe 2 cases of patients with multiple Spitz nevi and their FISH results...
  16. ncbi request reprint Fluorescence in situ hybridization for ambiguous melanocytic tumors
    B Gammon
    Northwestern University, Department of Dermatology, Chicago, IL 60611, USA
    Histol Histopathol 27:1539-42. 2012
    ..In this review, we discuss the current literature and studies to date on this topic...
  17. ncbi request reprint Fluorescence in situ hybridization (FISH) as an ancillary diagnostic tool in the diagnosis of melanoma
    Pedram Gerami
    Department of Dermatology and the Lurie Cancer Center, Northwestern University, The Feinberg School of Medicine University of California, San Francisco, CA, USA
    Am J Surg Pathol 33:1146-56. 2009
    ..As a diagnostic aid to traditional histologic evaluation, this assay can have significant clinical impact and improve classification of melanocytic neoplasms with conflicting morphologic criteria...
  18. ncbi request reprint Angiotropism in epidermotropic metastatic melanoma: another clue to the diagnosis
    Pedram Gerami
    Department of Dermatology, Northwestern University, Chicago, IL 60611, USA
    Am J Dermatopathol 28:429-33. 2006
    ..The differential diagnosis of locally recurrent melanoma with an epidermal component can be extremely challenging and the presence of angiotropism may be a clue to the diagnosis of EMMM...
  19. ncbi request reprint Folliculotropic mycosis fungoides: an aggressive variant of cutaneous T-cell lymphoma
    Pedram Gerami
    Department of Dermatology, Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine, and the Robert H Lurie Comprehensive Cancer Center, Northwestern University, Chicago, Illinois, USA
    Arch Dermatol 144:738-46. 2008
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  20. doi request reprint Alemtuzumab for relapsed and refractory erythrodermic cutaneous T-cell lymphoma: a single institution experience from the Robert H. Lurie Comprehensive Cancer Center
    Christiane Querfeld
    Section of Dermatology, University of Chicago, Chicago, IL, USA
    Leuk Lymphoma 50:1969-76. 2009
    ..Alemtuzumab is particularly effective in patients with erythrodermic CTCL with acceptable toxicities. Combined strategies with alemtuzumab may achieve molecular remissions with longer response durations...
  21. doi request reprint Polyploidy in spitz nevi: a not uncommon karyotypic abnormality identifiable by fluorescence in situ hybridization
    Anjeli Krishnan Isaac
    Department of Dermatology, Northwestern University, Chicago, IL, USA
    Am J Dermatopathol 32:144-8. 2010
    ..The other case was from a 14-year-old man from the ankle. All 4 cases that were polyploid were confirmed using a probe for the X chromosome. This article highlights the importance of polyploidy as a feature of some benign Spitz nevi...
  22. doi request reprint Hand foot skin reaction in cancer patients treated with the multikinase inhibitors sorafenib and sunitinib
    M E Lacouture
    Department of Dermatology, SERIES Clinic, Northwestern University s Feinberg School of Medicine, Chicago, IL 60611, USA
    Ann Oncol 19:1955-61. 2008
    ..This study examined clinicopathological findings and management of hand foot skin reaction (HFSR) to sorafenib and sunitinib in a dermatology referral center for cancer-related toxic effects...
  23. doi request reprint Cutaneous T-cell lymphoma and Staphylococcus aureus colonization
    Victoria Nguyen
    Department of Dermatology, Northwestern University, Chicago, Illinois 60611, USA
    J Am Acad Dermatol 59:949-52. 2008
    ..Bacterial infections are a common complication of cutaneous T-cell lymphoma (CTCL). The most common pathogen of cutaneous infections in CTCL patients is Staphylococcus aureus...
  24. ncbi request reprint p63 in Primary Cutaneous Carcinosarcoma
    Ki Young Suh
    Department of Dermatology, Feinberg School of Medicine, Northwestern University, Chicago, Illinois 60611, USA
    Am J Dermatopathol 29:374-7. 2007
    ..In addition, the staining pattern of AE1/AE3 and p63 in these cases further supports the conversion theory of PCC...
  25. ncbi request reprint Clinicopathologic challenge. Regional lymphomatoid papulosis, type A
    Vishakha Sharma
    Section of Dermatology, Department of Medicine, University of Chicago, Chicago, IL, USA
    Int J Dermatol 46:905-9. 2007
  26. ncbi request reprint The relationship between neutrophilic dermatosis of the dorsal hands and sweet syndrome: report of 9 cases and comparison to atypical pyoderma gangrenosum
    Hobart W Walling
    Department of Dermatology, University of Iowa, Iowa City, USA
    Arch Dermatol 142:57-63. 2006
    ..Its relationship to acute febrile neutrophilic dermatosis (Sweet syndrome), pyoderma gangrenosum, and a primary vasculitis has been debated...
  27. doi request reprint Chromosomal copy number changes supporting the classification of lentiginous junctional melanoma of the elderly as a subtype of melanoma
    Marissa D Newman
    Department of Dermatology, The Feinberg School of Medicine, Northwestern University, Chicago, IL 60611, USA
    Mod Pathol 22:1258-62. 2009
    ..A total of 17 control cases of lentiginous junctional nevi tested negative for all criteria. These findings support the classification of this pattern of melanocytic neoplasia as a subtype of melanoma...
  28. ncbi request reprint Oral mucosal MALT lymphoma clinically simulating oral facial granulomatosis
    Pedram Gerami
    Department of Dermatology, Northwest University, Chicago, IL 60611, USA
    Int J Dermatol 46:868-71. 2007
    ..Increased awareness and familiarity with oral mucosal MALT lymphoma and its clinical associations are of significant importance for optimal management of this condition...
  29. ncbi request reprint A systematic review of adult-onset clinically amyopathic dermatomyositis (dermatomyositis siné myositis): a missing link within the spectrum of the idiopathic inflammatory myopathies
    Pedram Gerami
    Dermatopathology Division, University of Chicago, Chicago, Illinois, USA
    J Am Acad Dermatol 54:597-613. 2006
    ..To test this hypothesis and address questions relating to the optimal management and prognosis of such patients, we have systematically reviewed the published literature in this area...
  30. doi request reprint Touton-like giant cells in a Spitz's nevus
    Joan Guitart
    J Cutan Pathol 35:694-5. 2008
  31. doi request reprint Cyclin D1 homogeneous staining regions by fluorescent in situ hybridization: a possible indicator of aggressive behavior in melanomas
    Pedram Gerami
    Arch Dermatol 144:1235-6. 2008
  32. ncbi request reprint Folliculotropic mycosis fungoides responding to bexarotene gel
    Hobart W Walling
    Town Square Dermatology, Coralville, IA 52241, USA
    J Drugs Dermatol 7:169-71. 2008
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