William B Laskin

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Affiliation: Northwestern University
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Epithelial-type and neural-type cadherin expression in malignant noncarcinomatous neoplasms with epithelioid features that involve the soft tissues
    William B Laskin
    Department of Pathology, Northwestern University Medical School, Chicago, IL 60611 3053, USA
    Arch Pathol Lab Med 126:425-31. 2002
  2. ncbi request reprint Benign epithelioid peripheral nerve sheath tumors of the soft tissues: clinicopathologic spectrum of 33 cases
    William B Laskin
    Department of Pathology, Northwestern University, Feinberg School of Medicine, Chicago, IL 60611, USA
    Am J Surg Pathol 29:39-51. 2005
  3. ncbi request reprint Calcareous lesions of the distal extremities resembling tumoral calcinosis (tumoral calcinosislike lesions): clinicopathologic study of 43 cases emphasizing a pathogenesis-based approach to classification
    William B Laskin
    Department of Pathology, Feinberg School of Medicine, Northwestern University, Northwestern Memorial Hospital, 251 East Huron Street, Chicago, IL 60611, USA
    Am J Surg Pathol 31:15-25. 2007
  4. doi request reprint Infantile digital fibroma/fibromatosis: a clinicopathologic and immunohistochemical study of 69 tumors from 57 patients with long-term follow-up
    William B Laskin
    Department of Pathology, Feinberg School of Medicine, Northwestern University, Chicago, IL 60611, USA
    Am J Surg Pathol 33:1-13. 2009
  5. ncbi request reprint Epithelioid sarcoma: new insights based on an extended immunohistochemical analysis
    William B Laskin
    Department of Pathology, Feinberg School of Medicine, Northwestern University, Chicago, Ill, USA
    Arch Pathol Lab Med 127:1161-8. 2003
  6. doi request reprint Leiomyosarcoma of the inferior vena cava: clinicopathologic study of 40 cases
    William B Laskin
    Department of Surgical Pathology, Northwestern Memorial Hospital, Chicago, IL 60611, USA
    Am J Surg Pathol 34:873-81. 2010
  7. ncbi request reprint Granular cell tumor of the penis: clinicopathologic evaluation of 9 cases
    William B Laskin
    Department of Pathology, Feinberg School of Medicine, Northwestern Memorial Hospital, Chicago, IL 60611, USA
    Hum Pathol 36:291-8. 2005
  8. ncbi request reprint Postradiation angiosarcoma of the small intestine: a case report and review of literature
    Maria Luisa C Policarpio-Nicolas
    Department of Pathology, Northwestern Memorial Hospital, Chicago, IL 60611, USA
    Ann Diagn Pathol 10:301-5. 2006
  9. doi request reprint Inguinal smooth muscle tumors in women-a dichotomous group consisting of Müllerian-type leiomyomas and soft tissue leiomyosarcomas: an analysis of 55 cases
    Deepa T Patil
    Department of Pathology, Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine, Chicago, IL, USA
    Am J Surg Pathol 35:315-24. 2011
  10. ncbi request reprint Sclerotic (fibroma-like) lipoma: a distinctive lipoma variant with a predilection for the distal extremities
    William B Laskin
    Department of Pathology, Feinberg School of Medicine, Northwestern University, Chicago, IL 60611, USA
    Am J Dermatopathol 28:308-16. 2006

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  1. ncbi request reprint Epithelial-type and neural-type cadherin expression in malignant noncarcinomatous neoplasms with epithelioid features that involve the soft tissues
    William B Laskin
    Department of Pathology, Northwestern University Medical School, Chicago, IL 60611 3053, USA
    Arch Pathol Lab Med 126:425-31. 2002
    ..Consequently, the presence of epithelioid cells in certain malignant noncarcinomatous neoplasms raises speculation that the expression of ECAD and NCAD in these neoplasms may have diagnostic significance...
  2. ncbi request reprint Benign epithelioid peripheral nerve sheath tumors of the soft tissues: clinicopathologic spectrum of 33 cases
    William B Laskin
    Department of Pathology, Northwestern University, Feinberg School of Medicine, Chicago, IL 60611, USA
    Am J Surg Pathol 29:39-51. 2005
    ..Accurate subclassification of some of these lesions is difficult based on currently available techniques...
  3. ncbi request reprint Calcareous lesions of the distal extremities resembling tumoral calcinosis (tumoral calcinosislike lesions): clinicopathologic study of 43 cases emphasizing a pathogenesis-based approach to classification
    William B Laskin
    Department of Pathology, Feinberg School of Medicine, Northwestern University, Northwestern Memorial Hospital, 251 East Huron Street, Chicago, IL 60611, USA
    Am J Surg Pathol 31:15-25. 2007
    ..Most TC-L lesions are closely aligned with primary normophosphatemic or secondary TC. Acral TC-L lesions may be the first manifestation of scleroderma, where the process has the potential to follow an unrelenting course...
  4. doi request reprint Infantile digital fibroma/fibromatosis: a clinicopathologic and immunohistochemical study of 69 tumors from 57 patients with long-term follow-up
    William B Laskin
    Department of Pathology, Feinberg School of Medicine, Northwestern University, Chicago, IL 60611, USA
    Am J Surg Pathol 33:1-13. 2009
    ..Conservative excision or observation after biopsy (with additional surgery employed as necessary) are recommended treatment options...
  5. ncbi request reprint Epithelioid sarcoma: new insights based on an extended immunohistochemical analysis
    William B Laskin
    Department of Pathology, Feinberg School of Medicine, Northwestern University, Chicago, Ill, USA
    Arch Pathol Lab Med 127:1161-8. 2003
    ..Antibodies to certain keratin subunits and other novel antigens now available to surgical pathologists have not been tested on a large number of cases...
  6. doi request reprint Leiomyosarcoma of the inferior vena cava: clinicopathologic study of 40 cases
    William B Laskin
    Department of Surgical Pathology, Northwestern Memorial Hospital, Chicago, IL 60611, USA
    Am J Surg Pathol 34:873-81. 2010
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  7. ncbi request reprint Granular cell tumor of the penis: clinicopathologic evaluation of 9 cases
    William B Laskin
    Department of Pathology, Feinberg School of Medicine, Northwestern Memorial Hospital, Chicago, IL 60611, USA
    Hum Pathol 36:291-8. 2005
    ..Benign GCT involving superficial soft tissue of the penis can be adequately managed by a simple excision. Patients with microscopically involved surgical margins can be clinically followed without immediate additional surgery...
  8. ncbi request reprint Postradiation angiosarcoma of the small intestine: a case report and review of literature
    Maria Luisa C Policarpio-Nicolas
    Department of Pathology, Northwestern Memorial Hospital, Chicago, IL 60611, USA
    Ann Diagn Pathol 10:301-5. 2006
    ..The correct diagnosis of PRA depends upon histomorphologic identification of vascular differentiation, coupled with immunohistochemical expression of endothelial-related markers...
  9. doi request reprint Inguinal smooth muscle tumors in women-a dichotomous group consisting of Müllerian-type leiomyomas and soft tissue leiomyosarcomas: an analysis of 55 cases
    Deepa T Patil
    Department of Pathology, Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine, Chicago, IL, USA
    Am J Surg Pathol 35:315-24. 2011
    ..Separation of these 2 categories is important for prognostication and optimal patient management, and is aided by immunohistochemical studies for ER and WT1...
  10. ncbi request reprint Sclerotic (fibroma-like) lipoma: a distinctive lipoma variant with a predilection for the distal extremities
    William B Laskin
    Department of Pathology, Feinberg School of Medicine, Northwestern University, Chicago, IL 60611, USA
    Am J Dermatopathol 28:308-16. 2006
    ..Our study indicates that fibrosclerotic lipomas demonstrate a broader histological scope than what was initially described...
  11. ncbi request reprint Lost dog
    David M Weinrach
    Department of Pathology, Feinberg School of Medicine, Northwestern University, Northwestern Memorial Hospital, Chicago, Ill 60611, USA
    Arch Pathol Lab Med 127:1531. 2003
  12. ncbi request reprint Capillary hemangioblastoma of soft tissue: report of a case and review of the literature
    Kurt T Patton
    Department of Pathology, Feinberg School of Medicine, Northwestern University, Chicago, IL 60611, USA
    Hum Pathol 36:1135-9. 2005
    ..Herein, we report a case of CH arising in the gastrocnemius muscle and not associated with a peripheral nerve in a 53-year-old woman with no clinical stigmata or family history of von Hippel-Lindau disease...
  13. doi request reprint Superficial paramucosal clear cell sarcoma of the soft parts resembling melanoma in a 13-year-old boy
    Michael Sidiropoulos
    Department of Dermatology, Feinberg School of Medicine, Northwestern University, Chicago, IL 60611, USA
    J Cutan Pathol 40:265-8. 2013
    ..Fluorescence in situ hybridization confirmed the presence of the t(12;22) (ESWR1-ATF1) translocation...
  14. ncbi request reprint Expression of cytokeratin 20 in mucinous bronchioloalveolar carcinoma
    Rajshri N Shah
    Department of Pathology, Northwestern University, Chicago, IL 60611, USA
    Hum Pathol 33:915-20. 2002
    ..Although the CK7/CK20 immunoprofile is a valuable diagnostic marker for differentiating primary lung adenocarcinoma from metastatic colonic adenocarcinoma, caution should be exercised when dealing with mucinous BAC...
  15. doi request reprint Targeting prostate cancer angiogenesis through metastasis-associated protein 1 (MTA1)
    Li Kai
    Department of Urology, Feinberg School of Medicine, Northwestern University, Chicago, Illinois, USA
    Prostate 71:268-80. 2011
    ..In this study, we addressed the functional and biological role of MTA1 in PCa...
  16. doi request reprint Blue rubber bleb nevus syndrome: novel lymphangiomatosis-like growth pattern within the uterus and immunohistochemical analysis
    Rajal C Patel
    Department of Pathology, Northwestern University, Feinberg School of Medicine, Chicago, IL 60611, USA
    Hum Pathol 40:413-7. 2009
    ....
  17. ncbi request reprint Prognostic value of DNA ploidy, bcl-2 and p53 in localized prostate adenocarcinoma incidentally discovered at transurethral prostatectomy
    Ronney Abaza
    Department of Pathology, Northwestern University Medical School, Robert H Lurie Comprehensive Cancer Center of Northwestern University, Chicago, IL, USA
    J Urol 176:2701-5. 2006
    ....
  18. ncbi request reprint A 59-year-old woman with a spindle cell lesion of the breast. Low-grade (fibromatosis-like) spindle cell carcinoma of the breast
    Kristian T Schafernak
    Department of Pathology, Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine, Chicago, IL, USA
    Arch Pathol Lab Med 130:e81-3. 2006
  19. ncbi request reprint C-kit expression in renal oncocytomas and chromophobe renal cell carcinomas
    Lei Huo
    Department of Pathology, Northwestern Memorial Hospital, Northwestern University, Feinberg School of Medicine, Chicago, IL 60611, USA
    Hum Pathol 36:262-8. 2005
    ..In contrast, immunohistochemical expression of KIT was not detected in most other types of renal cell tumors evaluated. The differential expression of c- kit in these renal tumors may have diagnostic and therapeutic implications...
  20. ncbi request reprint Multifocal presentation of gangliocytic paraganglioma in the mediastinum and esophagus
    David M Weinrach
    Department of Pathology, Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine, Chicago, IL 60611, USA
    Hum Pathol 35:1288-91. 2004
    ..The finding of another GP occurring outside the periampullary region bolsters the argument for a stem cell origin of this unusual tumor...
  21. ncbi request reprint Lymphangioma-like Kaposi sarcoma
    James A Ramirez
    Department of Dermatology, Feinberg School of Medicine, Northwestern University, Chicago, IL 60611, USA
    J Cutan Pathol 32:286-92. 2005
    ..In this study, we present the clinical and pathological features of four patients with LLKS...
  22. ncbi request reprint Immunohistochemical expression of matrix metalloproteinases 1, 2, 9, and 14 in dermatofibrosarcoma protuberans and common fibrous histiocytoma (dermatofibroma)
    David M Weinrach
    Department of Pathology, Feinberg School of Medicine, Northwestern University, Chicago, Ill, USA
    Arch Pathol Lab Med 128:1136-41. 2004
    ..Matrix metalloproteinases (MMPs) potentially play a role in modulating the growth patterns of cFH and DFSP by remodeling the extracellular matrix...
  23. ncbi request reprint Synovial-type giant cell tumors of the vertebral column: a clinicopathologic study of 15 cases, with a review of the literature and discussion of the differential diagnosis
    Mary A Furlong
    Department of Soft Tissue, Armed Forces Institute of Pathology, Washington, DC 20306, USA
    Hum Pathol 34:670-9. 2003
    ..No patient has experienced a metastasis or died of disease. The best predictor of outcome was gross total tumor removal at the surgical outset...
  24. ncbi request reprint Nerve sheath myxoma: a clinicopathologic and immunohistochemical analysis of 57 morphologically distinctive, S-100 protein- and GFAP-positive, myxoid peripheral nerve sheath tumors with a predilection for the extremities and a high local recurrence rate
    John F Fetsch
    Department of Soft Tissue Pathology, Armed Forces Institute of Pathology, Washington, DC 20306 6000, USA
    Am J Surg Pathol 29:1615-24. 2005
    ..These tumors have a relatively high local recurrence rate when managed by simple local excision. They appear to be unrelated to so-called cellular and mixed-type neurothekeomas...
  25. ncbi request reprint Neurothekeoma: an analysis of 178 tumors with detailed immunohistochemical data and long-term patient follow-up information
    John F Fetsch
    Department of Soft Tissue Pathology, Armed Forces Institute of Pathology, Washington, DC 20306 6000, USA
    Am J Surg Pathol 31:1103-14. 2007
    ..An origin from fibroblastic cells with the ability to differentiate into myofibroblasts and a tendency to recruit histiocytic cells is postulated...
  26. ncbi request reprint Cellular digital fibromas: what about superficial acral fibromyxoma?
    Joan Guitart
    J Cutan Pathol 33:762-3; author reply 764. 2006
  27. ncbi request reprint Ectopic hamartomatous thymoma: a clinicopathologic and immunohistochemical analysis of 21 cases with data supporting reclassification as a branchial anlage mixed tumor
    John F Fetsch
    Department of Soft Tissue Pathology, Armed Forces Institute of Pathology, Washington, DC 20306 6000, USA
    Am J Surg Pathol 28:1360-70. 2004
    ..The differential diagnosis includes conventional mixed tumors of skin adnexal or salivary gland origin, synovial sarcoma, a peripheral nerve sheath tumor variant, and cystic teratoma...
  28. ncbi request reprint Palmar-plantar fibromatosis in children and preadolescents: a clinicopathologic study of 56 cases with newly recognized demographics and extended follow-up information
    John F Fetsch
    Department of Soft Tissue Pathology, Armed Forces Institute of Pathology, Washington, DC 20306, USA
    Am J Surg Pathol 29:1095-105. 2005
    ..Thirty-two of 38 patients (84.2%) with clinical follow-up, ranging from 4 months to 33 years (mean, 14 years 9 months; median, 16 years 1 month), had one (n = 16) or more (n = 16) local recurrence of their fibromatosis...
  29. ncbi request reprint Villonodular synovitis (PVNS) of the spine
    Kambiz Motamedi
    Department of Radiologic Pathology, Armed Forces Institute of Pathology, Washington, DC, 20306 6000, USA
    Skeletal Radiol 34:185-95. 2005
    ..To describe the imaging features of spinal pigmented villonodular synovitis (PVNS)...