Doina Ivan

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Affiliation: The University of Texas
Country: USA

Publications

  1. doi request reprint An update on reporting histopathologic prognostic factors in melanoma
    Doina Ivan
    Department of Pathology, University of Texas M D Anderson Cancer Center, Houston, TX 77030 4009, USA
    Arch Pathol Lab Med 135:825-9. 2011
  2. ncbi request reprint Epidermal growth factor receptor (EGFR) expression in periocular and extraocular sebaceous carcinoma
    Doina Ivan
    Department of Pathology, University of Texas M D Anderson Cancer Center, Houston, TX 77030 4009, USA
    J Cutan Pathol 37:231-6. 2010
  3. doi request reprint Use of immunohistochemistry in the diagnosis of melanocytic lesions: applications and pitfalls
    Doina Ivan
    Departments of Pathology and Dermatology, Dermatopathology Section, University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center, 1515 Holcombe Boulevard, Houston, TX 77030 4009, USA
    Future Oncol 6:1163-75. 2010
  4. ncbi request reprint Use of p63 expression in distinguishing primary and metastatic cutaneous adnexal neoplasms from metastatic adenocarcinoma to skin
    Doina Ivan
    Department of Pathology, University of Texas M D Anderson Cancer Center, Houston, TX 77030 4009, USA
    J Cutan Pathol 34:474-80. 2007
  5. pmc Impact of the 2009 (7th edition) AJCC melanoma staging system in the classification of thin cutaneous melanomas
    Vicki H Chu
    Department of Pathology, Baylor College of Medicine, Houston, TX 77030, USA
    Biomed Res Int 2013:898719. 2013
  6. doi request reprint Immunodetection of phosphohistone H3 as a surrogate of mitotic figure count and clinical outcome in cutaneous melanoma
    Michael T Tetzlaff
    Department of Pathology, Section of Dermatopathology, The University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center, Houston, TX 77005, USA
    Mod Pathol 26:1153-60. 2013
  7. ncbi request reprint Adipophilin expression in sebaceous tumors and other cutaneous lesions with clear cell histology: an immunohistochemical study of 117 cases
    Daniel A Ostler
    Departments of Pathology and Dermatology, Baylor College of Medicine, The University of Texas, M D Anderson Cancer Center, Houston, TX, USA
    Mod Pathol 23:567-73. 2010
  8. doi request reprint Positive sentinel node in sebaceous carcinoma of the eyelid
    Aaron Savar
    Section of Ophthalmology, Department of Head and Neck Surgery, The University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center, Houston, Texas 77030, USA
    Ophthal Plast Reconstr Surg 27:e4-6. 2011
  9. doi request reprint COL1A1:PDGFB chimeric transcripts are not present in indeterminate fibrohistiocytic lesions of the skin
    Wei Lien Wang
    Department of Pathology, The University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center, Houston, USA
    Am J Dermatopathol 32:149-53. 2010
  10. doi request reprint Ambiguous melanocytic tumors in a tertiary referral center: the contribution of fluorescence in situ hybridization (FISH) to conventional histopathologic and immunophenotypic analyses
    Michael T Tetzlaff
    Department of Pathology, Section of Dermatopathology Department of Biostatistics, The University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center, Houston, TX
    Am J Surg Pathol 37:1783-96. 2013

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  1. doi request reprint An update on reporting histopathologic prognostic factors in melanoma
    Doina Ivan
    Department of Pathology, University of Texas M D Anderson Cancer Center, Houston, TX 77030 4009, USA
    Arch Pathol Lab Med 135:825-9. 2011
    ..Thus, thorough reporting of histopathologic parameters, especially in the initial biopsies, is a critical component of both diagnosis and staging...
  2. ncbi request reprint Epidermal growth factor receptor (EGFR) expression in periocular and extraocular sebaceous carcinoma
    Doina Ivan
    Department of Pathology, University of Texas M D Anderson Cancer Center, Houston, TX 77030 4009, USA
    J Cutan Pathol 37:231-6. 2010
    ....
  3. doi request reprint Use of immunohistochemistry in the diagnosis of melanocytic lesions: applications and pitfalls
    Doina Ivan
    Departments of Pathology and Dermatology, Dermatopathology Section, University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center, 1515 Holcombe Boulevard, Houston, TX 77030 4009, USA
    Future Oncol 6:1163-75. 2010
    ....
  4. ncbi request reprint Use of p63 expression in distinguishing primary and metastatic cutaneous adnexal neoplasms from metastatic adenocarcinoma to skin
    Doina Ivan
    Department of Pathology, University of Texas M D Anderson Cancer Center, Houston, TX 77030 4009, USA
    J Cutan Pathol 34:474-80. 2007
    ..Metastases from adnexal carcinomas generally retain p63 expression similar to their associated primary tumors...
  5. pmc Impact of the 2009 (7th edition) AJCC melanoma staging system in the classification of thin cutaneous melanomas
    Vicki H Chu
    Department of Pathology, Baylor College of Medicine, Houston, TX 77030, USA
    Biomed Res Int 2013:898719. 2013
    ..The 7th (2009) edition of the AJCC melanoma staging system incorporates tumor (Breslow) thickness, MR, and ulceration in stratifying T1 primary melanomas. Compared to the prior 6th (2001) edition, MR has replaced CL for thin melanomas...
  6. doi request reprint Immunodetection of phosphohistone H3 as a surrogate of mitotic figure count and clinical outcome in cutaneous melanoma
    Michael T Tetzlaff
    Department of Pathology, Section of Dermatopathology, The University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center, Houston, TX 77005, USA
    Mod Pathol 26:1153-60. 2013
    ....
  7. ncbi request reprint Adipophilin expression in sebaceous tumors and other cutaneous lesions with clear cell histology: an immunohistochemical study of 117 cases
    Daniel A Ostler
    Departments of Pathology and Dermatology, Baylor College of Medicine, The University of Texas, M D Anderson Cancer Center, Houston, TX, USA
    Mod Pathol 23:567-73. 2010
    ..The pattern of adipophilin reactivity is important to observe as membranous vesicular staining is suggestive of intracellular lipids whereas granular cytoplasmic reactivity is not...
  8. doi request reprint Positive sentinel node in sebaceous carcinoma of the eyelid
    Aaron Savar
    Section of Ophthalmology, Department of Head and Neck Surgery, The University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center, Houston, Texas 77030, USA
    Ophthal Plast Reconstr Surg 27:e4-6. 2011
    ....
  9. doi request reprint COL1A1:PDGFB chimeric transcripts are not present in indeterminate fibrohistiocytic lesions of the skin
    Wei Lien Wang
    Department of Pathology, The University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center, Houston, USA
    Am J Dermatopathol 32:149-53. 2010
    ..Although indeterminate fibrohistiocytic lesions share some features with DFSP, the lack of COL1A1-PDGFB chimeric transcripts suggests that they are distinct entities...
  10. doi request reprint Ambiguous melanocytic tumors in a tertiary referral center: the contribution of fluorescence in situ hybridization (FISH) to conventional histopathologic and immunophenotypic analyses
    Michael T Tetzlaff
    Department of Pathology, Section of Dermatopathology Department of Biostatistics, The University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center, Houston, TX
    Am J Surg Pathol 37:1783-96. 2013
    ..In contrast, a positive FISH test should be carefully interrogated in the context of the complete histopathologic findings. ..
  11. ncbi request reprint Expression of p63 in primary cutaneous adnexal neoplasms and adenocarcinoma metastatic to the skin
    Doina Ivan
    Department of Pathology, University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center, Houston, TX 77030 4009, USA
    Mod Pathol 18:137-42. 2005
    ..001). Based on our findings, analysis of p63 expression may help in the differential diagnosis of primary vs metastatic cutaneous adenocarcinomas...
  12. pmc American Joint Committee on Cancer T category for eyelid sebaceous carcinoma correlates with nodal metastasis and survival
    Bita Esmaeli
    Department of Head and Neck Surgery, The University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center, Houston, TX, USA
    Ophthalmology 119:1078-82. 2012
    ....
  13. doi request reprint Cutaneous melanoma metastatic to the eyelid and periocular skin
    Ruben Ramirez
    Section of Ophthalmology, Department of Head and Neck Surgery, The University of Texas M D Anderson Cancer Center, Houston, Texas 77030, USA
    Ophthal Plast Reconstr Surg 26:88-94. 2010
    ..To report the clinical and histopathologic features in 6 patients with cutaneous melanoma metastatic to the eyelid and periocular skin...
  14. ncbi request reprint Correlation between KIT expression and KIT mutation in melanoma: a study of 173 cases with emphasis on the acral-lentiginous/mucosal type
    Carlos A Torres-Cabala
    Department of Pathology, The University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center, Houston, TX 77030 4009, USA
    Mod Pathol 22:1446-56. 2009
    ....
  15. ncbi request reprint Metastasizing adenocarcinoma and multiple neoplastic proliferations arising in a nevus sebaceus
    Sara M Kantrow
    University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center, Houston, TX 77030, USA
    Am J Dermatopathol 29:462-6. 2007
    ..A breast primary was ruled out by clinical and radiologic examination. This report illustrates an extraordinary case of adnexal neoplasia displaying various lines of differentiation arising in association with nevus sebaceus...
  16. ncbi request reprint Renal cell carcinoma marker (RCC-Ma) is specific for cutaneous metastasis of renal cell carcinoma
    Ashley G Perna
    Department of Pathology, Baylor College of Medicine, Houston, TX 77030, USA
    J Cutan Pathol 34:381-5. 2007
    ..RCC-Ma expression is relatively specific for primary clear cell renal cell carcinoma. Its expression in cutaneous metastasis of renal cell carcinoma (MRCC) and other cutaneous clear cell lesions has not been studied...
  17. doi request reprint Cutaneous adnexal tumor with an unusual presentation--discussion of a potential diagnostic pitfall
    John J Cangelosi
    Department of Pathology, University of Texas Medical Branch, Galveston, TX, USA
    Am J Dermatopathol 31:278-81. 2009
    ..This discrimination is of a paramount importance because a diagnostic error can result in profound implications for patient's assumed prognosis and subsequently applied therapy...
  18. ncbi request reprint p40 Is More Specific Than p63 for the Distinction of Atypical Fibroxanthoma From Other Cutaneous Spindle Cell Malignancies
    Samuel A Henderson
    Department of Pathology, Section of Dermatopathology Department of Biostatistics, The University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center, Houston, TX
    Am J Surg Pathol 38:1102-10. 2014
    ..We show that p40 and p63 exhibit comparable sensitivity, but p40 exhibits superior specificity in the distinction of AFX from SpSCC. ..
  19. ncbi request reprint Sentinel lymph node biopsy for ocular adnexal melanoma: experience in 30 patients
    Aaron Savar
    Section of Ophthalmology, Department of Head and Neck Surgery, The University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center, Houston, Texas 77030, USA
    Ophthalmology 116:2217-23. 2009
    ..To report the findings on sentinel lymph node biopsy (SLNB) in 30 patients with ocular adnexal (conjunctival or eyelid) melanomas...
  20. pmc Activity of dasatinib against L576P KIT mutant melanoma: molecular, cellular, and clinical correlates
    Scott E Woodman
    Department of Melanoma Medical Oncology and Department of Systems Biology, The University of Texas, MD Anderson Cancer Center, Houston, TX 77030, USA
    Mol Cancer Ther 8:2079-85. 2009
    ..These data support the selective inhibitory effect of dasatinib against cells harboring the most common KIT mutation in melanoma, and thus has therapeutic implications for acrallentiginous, chronic sun-damaged, and mucosal melanomas...
  21. ncbi request reprint Expression of cell cycle inhibitor p27Kip1 and its inactivator Jab1 in melanocytic lesions
    Doina Ivan
    Department of Pathology, University of Texas, Houston, TX, USA
    Mod Pathol 17:811-8. 2004
    ..Also, the relative high expression of Jab1 in metastatic melanoma, associated with low levels of p27, suggests that Jab1 may be involved in survival and proliferation of metastatic melanoma cells...
  22. ncbi request reprint A lupus-like reaction to subcutaneous interferon-α at injection sites
    Hubert M Chodkiewicz
    The University of Texas Houston Medical School, Houston, TX, USA
    J Drugs Dermatol 11:393-8. 2012
    ..Known features of lupus-like reactions at SC interferon-α injection sites are reviewed, and cutaneous injection site reactions to SC interferon-α are summarized...
  23. doi request reprint Management of perineural invasion in sebaceous carcinoma of the eyelid
    Michael Connor
    Department of Head and Neck Surgery, The University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center, Houston, TX, USA
    Ophthal Plast Reconstr Surg 27:356-9. 2011
    ..To report the occurrence and management of perineural invasion in patients with sebaceous carcinoma of the eyelid...
  24. doi request reprint Feasibility of using American Joint Committee on Cancer Classification criteria for staging eyelid carcinomas
    Roman Shinder
    Section of Ophthalmology, Department of Head and Neck Surgery, The University of Texas M D Anderson Cancer Center, Houston, Texas, USA
    Orbit 30:202-7. 2011
    ..To evaluate the feasibility of staging eyelid carcinomas using the American Joint Committee on Cancer (AJCC) criteria, and to compare the 6(th) and 7(th) editions...
  25. ncbi request reprint Merkel cell tumor in a trichilemmal cyst: collision or association?
    Doina Ivan
    Department of Pathology, St Mary s Hospital of Milwaukee, Milwaukee, Wisconsin, USA
    Am J Dermatopathol 29:180-3. 2007
    ..This hypothesis is also supported by the recent observation that Merkel cells are frequently present within normal hair follicles, especially in the isthmic portion that corresponds with the area of origin of the trichilemmal cyst...
  26. doi request reprint HER-2/neu expression in extramammary Paget disease: a clinicopathologic and immunohistochemistry study of 47 cases with and without underlying malignancy
    Jose A Plaza
    Department of Dermatopathology, University of Texas M D Anderson Cancer Center, Houston, TX 77030 4009, USA
    J Cutan Pathol 36:729-33. 2009
    ..9%), indicating that these patients may benefit from targeted therapy. The proportion of positive cases was higher in lesions that had recurred at last follow up (44.4%), suggesting a more aggressive behavior...
  27. ncbi request reprint Analysis of protein tyrosine kinases expression in the melanoma metastases of patients treated with Imatinib Mesylate (STI571, Gleevec)
    Doina Ivan
    Department of Pathology, University of Texas M D Anderson Cancer Center, Houston, TX 77030 4009, USA
    J Cutan Pathol 33:280-5. 2006
    ..Gleevec, a novel class of anti-tumor drugs, may have a potential therapeutic benefit in melanoma, which involves abnormal activation of abl, c-kit, and platelet-derived growth factor (PDGF) tyrosine kinases...
  28. doi request reprint Cutaneous Rosai-Dorfman disease with increased number of eosinophils: coincidence or histologic variant?
    John J Cangelosi
    Department of Pathology, The University of Texas M D Anderson Cancer Center, Houston, 77030 4009, USA
    Arch Pathol Lab Med 135:1597-600. 2011
    ..Thus, RDD should be included in the differential diagnosis of mononuclear infiltrates containing eosinophils...
  29. ncbi request reprint Actinic granuloma occurring in an unusual association with cutaneous B-cell chronic lymphocytic leukemia
    Julia A Kauffman
    Department of Dermatology, University of Texas Health Science Center at Houston, Houston, TX, USA
    J Cutan Pathol 39:294-7. 2012
    ..This is an unusual manifestation of cutaneous B-cell CLL that is rarely seen...
  30. doi request reprint Penoscrotal extramammary Paget's disease: the University of Texas M. D. Anderson Cancer Center contemporary experience
    Paul K Hegarty
    Department of Urologic Oncology, University of Texas M D Anderson Cancer Center, Houston, Texas, USA
    J Urol 186:97-102. 2011
    ..We investigated a consecutive series of patients referred for extramammary Paget's disease of the penis or scrotum at a single center in the contemporary era to determine the presence of secondary cancers and treatment outcomes...
  31. doi request reprint Conjunctival squamous cell carcinoma in the anophthalmic socket
    John Nguyen
    Section of Ophthalmology, The University of Texas M D Anderson Cancer Center, Houston, TX 77030, USA
    Ophthal Plast Reconstr Surg 24:98-101. 2008
    ..To describe 2 patients in whom squamous cell carcinoma of the conjunctiva developed in the anophthalmic socket more than 44 years after enucleation and chronic use of an ocular prosthesis...
  32. ncbi request reprint Accuracy of core needle biopsy diagnosis in assessing papillary breast lesions: histologic predictors of malignancy
    Doina Ivan
    Department of Pathology, The University of Texas Houston, Houston, TX, USA
    Mod Pathol 17:165-71. 2004
    ..0001) than is the presence of mitoses (P<0.053). A diagnosis of carcinoma or atypical papilloma by CNB should warrant an EB, whereas benign papillomas may be followed if imaging findings are concordant...
  33. ncbi request reprint Erdheim-Chester disease: a unique presentation with liver involvement and vertebral osteolytic lesions
    Doina Ivan
    Department of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine, Medical School, University of Texas, Houston, Tex 77030, USA
    Arch Pathol Lab Med 127:e337-9. 2003
    ..The diagnosis is based on radiologic, histologic, immunohistochemical, and ultrastructural findings...
  34. doi request reprint The usefulness of p63 detection for differentiating primary from metastatic skin adenocarcinomas
    Doina Ivan
    J Cutan Pathol 35:880-1. 2008
  35. doi request reprint Cellular blue nevi of the eyelid: A possible diagnostic pitfall
    Qing Wang
    Duke University, Durham, North Carolina, USA
    J Am Acad Dermatol 58:257-60. 2008
    ..For melanocytic lesions of the eyelid with histologic features suggestive of cellular blue nevus, the correct diagnosis may mean a more conservative surgical resection and less likelihood of ocular tissue sacrifice and disfigurement...