Affiliation: Rhode Island Hospital
- Thyroid gland: international case conferenceKennichi Kakudo
Deparmtent of Pathology, Wakayama Medical University, Kimiidera, Wakayama, Japan
Endocr Pathol 13:131-4. 2002..In this article, we present two of the cases, attempt to explain the reason for disagreement in their diagnoses, and propose what should be done to obtain better consensus in diagnosis...
- Prophylactic thyroidectomy in multiple endocrine neoplasia type 2AArthur S Tischler
N Engl J Med 353:2817-8; author reply 2817-8. 2005
- Parathyroid tumors and related disordersRonald A DeLellis
Warren Alpert Medical School of Brown University, Providence, RI 02903, USA
Mod Pathol 24:S78-93. 2011..Advances in radiological imaging techniques together with the rapid intraoperative parathyroid hormone assay will be reviewed with respect to current treatment approaches for P-HPT...
- Pathology and genetics of thyroid carcinomaRonald A DeLellis
Department of Pathology, Rhode Island Hospital, 593 Eddy Street, Providence, RI 02903, USA
J Surg Oncol 94:662-9. 2006....
- Introduction. PathologyRonald A DeLellis
Department of Pathology, Rhode Island Hospital, Providence 02903, USA
Med Health R I 88:210-1. 2005
- Parathyroid carcinoma: an overviewRonald A DeLellis
Department of Pathology, Rhode Island Hospital, Brown Medical School, Providence, Rhode Island 02903, USA
Adv Anat Pathol 12:53-61. 2005..Because of the high frequency of local recurrence following incomplete excision, an en bloc resection is the preferred surgical approach for treatment of parathyroid carcinomas...
- Primary hyperparathyroidism: a current perspectiveRonald A DeLellis
Department of Pathology, Rhode Island Hospital, 593 Eddy St, Providence, RI 02903, USA
Arch Pathol Lab Med 132:1251-62. 2008..Additionally, imaging studies and the development of the intraoperative assay for parathyroid hormone have transformed the diagnosis and management of patients with these disorders...
- Paraneoplastic endocrine syndromes: a reviewRonald A DeLellis
Department of Pathology, The Rhode Island Hospital and Brown University, Providence, RI, USA
Endocr Pathol 14:303-17. 2003..It is likely that a multiplicity of genetic and epigenetic events may contribute to the development of paraneoplastic endocrine syndromes...
- Challenging lesions in the differential diagnosis of endocrine tumors: parathyroid carcinomaRonald A DeLellis
Department of Pathology, Rhode Island Hospital, 593 Eddy Street, Providence, RI 02903, USA
Endocr Pathol 19:221-5. 2008....
- The diagnostic and prognostic utility of claudin expression in renal cell neoplasmsMirna Lechpammer
Department of Pathology, Rhode Island Hospital, Brown Medical School, Providence, RI 02903, USA
Mod Pathol 21:1320-9. 2008....
- Renal sinus myelolipoma coexistent with renal pelvis papillary transitional cell carcinoma: a case reportWesley O Greaves
Department of Pathology, Rhode Island Hospital and Warren Alpert Medical School of Brown University, Providence, Rhode Island 02903, USA
Int J Surg Pathol 18:437-9. 2010..Myelolipoma and papillary transitional cell carcinoma appear to be unrelated coexistent entities in this case...
- Histopathologic and clinical features of medullary microcarcinoma and C-cell hyperplasia in prophylactic thyroidectomies for medullary carcinoma: a study of 42 casesDemet Etit
Department of Pathology, Massachusetts General Hospital, 55 Fruit St, Boston, MA 02115, USA
Arch Pathol Lab Med 132:1767-73. 2008..Prophylactic thyroidectomies are increasingly performed on patients at risk for developing medullary thyroid carcinoma (MTC); consequently, pathologists are more commonly encountering these specimens in routine practice...
- Comparison of thyroid transcription factor-1 expression by 2 monoclonal antibodies in pulmonary and nonpulmonary primary tumorsAndres Matoso
Department of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine, Rhode Island Hospital and Brown Medical School, Providence, RI 02903, USA
Appl Immunohistochem Mol Morphol 18:142-9. 2010..In summary, the SPT24 clone detected a higher number of pulmonary non-small cell tumors of all histologic subtypes whereas both clones stained a similar proportion of nonpulmonary tumors...
- Analysis of T-cell clonality using laser capture microdissection and high-resolution microcapillary electrophoresisEvgeny Yakirevich
Department of Pathology, Rhode Island Hospital, APC 12, 593 Eddy St, Providence, RI 02903, USA
J Mol Diagn 9:490-7. 2007..We conclude that clonality determined by LCM is cell number-dependent. Biopsy specimens containing low numbers of reactive polyclonal T cells may produce pseudomonoclonal bands and therefore should be interpreted with great caution...
- GCDFP-15 positive and TTF-1 negative primary lung neoplasms: a tissue microarray study of 381 primary lung tumorsLi J Wang
Rhode Island Hospital, Alpert Medical School of Brown University, Providence, RI, USA
Appl Immunohistochem Mol Morphol 17:505-11. 2009..It is critical that pathologists be aware of this phenotypic subset of lung adenocarcinomas, especially when faced with small tissue or cytologic samples...
- Mineralocorticoid receptor and 11beta-hydroxysteroid dehydrogenase type II expression in renal cell neoplasms: a tissue microarray and quantitative RT-PCR studyEvgeny Yakirevich
Department of Pathology, Rhode Island Hospital, Providence, RI 02903, USA
Am J Surg Pathol 32:874-83. 2008..MR and 11beta-HSD2 should be considered in the immunohistochemical panel to more accurately subtype renal cell tumors...
- Pathologic quiz case: a 66-year-old man with thyrotoxicosisJames R Carlsten
Department of Pathology, Brown University School of Medicine, Providence, RI 02903, USA
Arch Pathol Lab Med 127:e275-6. 2003
- Re-operative neck surgery for well-differentiated thyroid cancer of follicular originJack M Monchik
Division of Endocrine Surgery, Rhode Island Hospital and Brown Medical School, Providence, Rhode Island, USA
J Surg Oncol 94:714-8. 2006....
- Tumors of thyroid follicular epithelium: where have we been and where are we going?Arthur S Tischler
Department of Pathology, Tufts New England Medical Center, Boston MA 02111, USA
Endocr Pathol 13:267-9. 2002....
- Interpretative problems and preparative technique influence reliability of intraoperative parathyroid touch imprintsDavis X Yao
Department of Pathology, New York Presbyterian Hospital Weill Cornell Center, and Weill Medical College of Cornell University, New York, NY 10021, USA
Arch Pathol Lab Med 127:64-7. 2003..However, the reliability of PT-TIP remains controversial, and this fact has hindered its adoption as a replacement for frozen section examination...
- Role of a novel bile acid receptor TGR5 in the development of oesophageal adenocarcinomaJie Hong
Department of Medicine, Rhode Island Hospital and Warren Alpert Medical School of Brown University, Providence, Rhode Island 02903, USA
Gut 59:170-80. 2010..Bile acids may have an important role in this progression. This study aimed at examining the role of NADPH oxidase NOX5-S and a novel bile acid receptor TGR5 in taurodeoxycholic acid (TDCA)-induced increase in cell proliferation...
- Bile acid reflux contributes to development of esophageal adenocarcinoma via activation of phosphatidylinositol-specific phospholipase Cgamma2 and NADPH oxidase NOX5-SJie Hong
Department of Medicine, Rhode Island Hospital and Warren Alpert Medical School of Brown University, Providence, Rhode Island, USA
Cancer Res 70:1247-55. 2010....
- Lupus mastitisXia Chen
Department of Pathology, New York Presbyterian Hospital and Weill Medical College of Cornell University, New York, New York 10021, USA
Breast J 11:283-4. 2005
- Contributions of pathology and laboratory medicine to the patient safety movementNoubar Kessimian
Department of Pathology, Memorial Hospital of Rhode Island, Pawtucket 02860, USA
Med Health R I 88:216-9. 2005
- Distribution of GPR30, a seven membrane-spanning estrogen receptor, in primary breast cancer and its association with clinicopathologic determinants of tumor progressionEdward J Filardo
Department of Medicine, Rhode Island Hospital, and Department of Pathology, Brown University School of Medicine, Providence, Rhode Island 02903, USA
Clin Cancer Res 12:6359-66. 2006..Here, the significance of GPR30 in human breast cancer was evaluated by comparing its relationship to steroid hormone receptor expression and tumor progression variables...
- Incorporating pathologists' criteria of malignancy into the evolutionary model for cancer developmentAndrew H Fischer
Department of Pathology, H2 466 University Hospital, UMass Memorial Healthcare, 55 Lake Avenue North, Worcester, Massachusetts 01655, USA
J Cell Biochem 93:28-36. 2004..Finally, a full evolutionary framework incorporating the criteria of malignancy restores congruity between the histogenetic classification and the emerging molecular classification of cancer...
- Diagnostic yield of 58 consecutive imaging-guided biopsies of solid renal masses: should we biopsy all that are indeterminate?Michael D Beland
Department of Radiology, Diagnostic Imaging, Rhode Island Hospital, 593 Eddy St, Providence, RI 02903, USA
AJR Am J Roentgenol 188:792-7. 2007..The purpose of our study was to report the diagnostic yield of 58 consecutive imaging-guided biopsies of solid renal masses...
- Acid-induced p16 hypermethylation contributes to development of esophageal adenocarcinoma via activation of NADPH oxidase NOX5-SJie Hong
Department of Medicine, Rhode Island Hospital and Warren Alpert Medical School of Brown University, Providence, 02903, USA
Am J Physiol Gastrointest Liver Physiol 299:G697-706. 2010....
- Calcitonin immunoreactivity in neoplastic and hyperplastic parathyroid glands: an immunohistochemical studyAshraf Khan
Department of Pathology and Surgery, University of Massachusetts Medical School, Worcester, MA, USA
Endocr Pathol 14:249-55. 2003..e., synaptophysin (SYN) and CD57 (Leu7), are also present in normal, hyperplastic, and neoplastic parathyroid tissue and to assess their relationships to the presence of CT...
- Interobserver and intraobserver variation among experts in the diagnosis of thyroid follicular lesions with borderline nuclear features of papillary carcinomaTarik M Elsheikh
PA Labs Ball Memorial Hospital, Muncie, IN 47303, USA
Am J Clin Pathol 130:736-44. 2008..This considerable interobserver and intraobserver variability in the diagnosis of FVPC seems to result from lack of agreement on the minimal criteria needed to diagnose FVPC, even among experts...
- Observer variation of encapsulated follicular lesions of the thyroid glandMitsuyoshi Hirokawa
Department of Pathology, University of Tokushima School of Medicine, Japan
Am J Surg Pathol 26:1508-14. 2002..To reduce observer variation of encapsulated follicular lesions, it will be necessary to provide more explicit criteria for diagnosis...
- Parathyroid carcinomas: can clinical outcomes for parathyroid carcinomas be determined by histologic evaluation alone?Kaori Kameyama
Division of Diagnostic Pathology, Keio University School of Medicine, Shinjuku ku, Tokyo, Japan
Endocr Pathol 13:135-9. 2002..Kameyama, and discussed by Drs. Ronald DeLellis, Ricardo Lloyd, and Kennichi Kakudo. In this article, we summarize their diagnoses and comments.
- Observer variation in the diagnosis of follicular variant of papillary thyroid carcinomaRicardo V Lloyd
Department of Laboratory Medicine and Pathology, Mayo Clinic, 200 First Street SW, Rochester, MN 55905, USA
Am J Surg Pathol 28:1336-40. 2004..Since most cases with metastatic disease had obvious invasion, caution should be used in making a diagnosis of FVPCA in the absence of the major histopathologic features or clear-cut invasive growth...