Elvio G Silva

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Affiliation: The University of Texas
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Elevated luteinizing hormone in serum, breast cancer tissue, and normal breast tissue from breast cancer patients
    Elvio G Silva
    Department of Pathology, The University of Texas, M D Anderson Cancer Center, Houston, TX 77030, USA
    Breast Cancer Res Treat 76:125-30. 2002
  2. doi request reprint Clonality in gynecologic neoplasms: is it time to reevaluate clonality studies in gynecologic neoplasms? Is it possible to confirm multicentricity with clonality studies?
    Elvio G Silva
    Department of Pathology, The University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center, Houston, USA
    Ann Diagn Pathol 16:312-4. 2012
  3. ncbi request reprint Association of low-grade endometrioid carcinoma of the uterus and ovary with undifferentiated carcinoma: a new type of dedifferentiated carcinoma?
    Elvio G Silva
    Department of Pathology, The University of Texas M D Anderson Cancer Center, Houston, Texas 77030, USA
    Int J Gynecol Pathol 25:52-8. 2006
  4. ncbi request reprint The recurrence and the overall survival rates of ovarian serous borderline neoplasms with noninvasive implants is time dependent
    Elvio G Silva
    Department of Pathology, The University of Texas, MD Anderson Cancer Center, Houston, TX 77030, USA
    Am J Surg Pathol 30:1367-71. 2006
  5. ncbi request reprint Uterine epithelioid leiomyosarcomas with clear cells: reactivity with HMB-45 and the concept of PEComa
    Elvio G Silva
    Department of Pathology, Box 85, University of Texas M D Anderson Cancer Center, 1515 Holcombe Boulevard, Houston, TX 77030, USA
    Am J Surg Pathol 28:244-9. 2004
  6. ncbi request reprint Undifferentiated carcinoma of the endometrium: a review
    Elvio G Silva
    Department of Pathology, University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center, Houston, TX 77030, USA
    Pathology 39:134-8. 2007
  7. ncbi request reprint Endometrioid neoplasms with clear cells: a report of 21 cases in which the alteration is not of typical secretory type
    Elvio G Silva
    Department of Pathology, The University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center, Houston, TX 77030, USA
    Am J Surg Pathol 31:1203-8. 2007
  8. ncbi request reprint Calcifications in ovary and endometrium and their neoplasms
    Elvio G Silva
    Department of Pathology, The University of Texas M D Anderson Cancer Center, Houston, Texas 77030, USA
    Mod Pathol 16:219-22. 2003
  9. ncbi request reprint A uterine leiomyosarcoma that became positive for HMB45 in the metastasis
    Elvio G Silva
    Department of Pathology, The University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center, Houston, TX 77030, USA
    Ann Diagn Pathol 9:43-5. 2005
  10. doi request reprint Patterns of low-grade serous carcinoma with emphasis on the nonepithelial-lined spaces pattern of invasion and the disorganized orphan papillae
    Elvio G Silva
    Department of Pathology, The University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center, Houston, TX 77030, USA
    Int J Gynecol Pathol 29:507-12. 2010

Detail Information

Publications71

  1. ncbi request reprint Elevated luteinizing hormone in serum, breast cancer tissue, and normal breast tissue from breast cancer patients
    Elvio G Silva
    Department of Pathology, The University of Texas, M D Anderson Cancer Center, Houston, TX 77030, USA
    Breast Cancer Res Treat 76:125-30. 2002
    ..Hormones are known to be important in breast cancer, but studies have focused on steroid hormones and their cognate receptors. We report here an analysis of luteinizing hormone (LH) concentration in serum and breast tissue samples...
  2. doi request reprint Clonality in gynecologic neoplasms: is it time to reevaluate clonality studies in gynecologic neoplasms? Is it possible to confirm multicentricity with clonality studies?
    Elvio G Silva
    Department of Pathology, The University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center, Houston, USA
    Ann Diagn Pathol 16:312-4. 2012
    ....
  3. ncbi request reprint Association of low-grade endometrioid carcinoma of the uterus and ovary with undifferentiated carcinoma: a new type of dedifferentiated carcinoma?
    Elvio G Silva
    Department of Pathology, The University of Texas M D Anderson Cancer Center, Houston, Texas 77030, USA
    Int J Gynecol Pathol 25:52-8. 2006
    ..In asynchronous cases, being aware of this association can explain the absence of a second primary...
  4. ncbi request reprint The recurrence and the overall survival rates of ovarian serous borderline neoplasms with noninvasive implants is time dependent
    Elvio G Silva
    Department of Pathology, The University of Texas, MD Anderson Cancer Center, Houston, TX 77030, USA
    Am J Surg Pathol 30:1367-71. 2006
    ..We propose that patients be followed for a minimum of 10 years to evaluate for recurrences and for 20 years to evaluate for survival...
  5. ncbi request reprint Uterine epithelioid leiomyosarcomas with clear cells: reactivity with HMB-45 and the concept of PEComa
    Elvio G Silva
    Department of Pathology, Box 85, University of Texas M D Anderson Cancer Center, 1515 Holcombe Boulevard, Houston, TX 77030, USA
    Am J Surg Pathol 28:244-9. 2004
    ..In uterine smooth muscle tumors, some epithelioid cells most likely undergo clear cell changes and become positive for HMB-45. It would be advisable to perform this stain in all epithelioid smooth muscle tumors of the uterus...
  6. ncbi request reprint Undifferentiated carcinoma of the endometrium: a review
    Elvio G Silva
    Department of Pathology, University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center, Houston, TX 77030, USA
    Pathology 39:134-8. 2007
    ....
  7. ncbi request reprint Endometrioid neoplasms with clear cells: a report of 21 cases in which the alteration is not of typical secretory type
    Elvio G Silva
    Department of Pathology, The University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center, Houston, TX 77030, USA
    Am J Surg Pathol 31:1203-8. 2007
    ..There are prognostic and therapeutic implications in the distinction with clear cell carcinoma...
  8. ncbi request reprint Calcifications in ovary and endometrium and their neoplasms
    Elvio G Silva
    Department of Pathology, The University of Texas M D Anderson Cancer Center, Houston, Texas 77030, USA
    Mod Pathol 16:219-22. 2003
    ..This is most probably secondary to metabolic changes, which could be related to hormones and not caused by degenerative changes in epithelial cells...
  9. ncbi request reprint A uterine leiomyosarcoma that became positive for HMB45 in the metastasis
    Elvio G Silva
    Department of Pathology, The University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center, Houston, TX 77030, USA
    Ann Diagn Pathol 9:43-5. 2005
    ..To the best of our knowledge, this is the first case of a uterine smooth muscle cell tumor that became positive for HMB45 when it metastasized...
  10. doi request reprint Patterns of low-grade serous carcinoma with emphasis on the nonepithelial-lined spaces pattern of invasion and the disorganized orphan papillae
    Elvio G Silva
    Department of Pathology, The University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center, Houston, TX 77030, USA
    Int J Gynecol Pathol 29:507-12. 2010
    ..In 62% of the cases, in addition to obvious areas of invasion, there were 2 patterns difficult to recognize as invasive, disorganized orphan papillae, and irregular well-developed glands...
  11. doi request reprint Summary of gynecologic pathology papers with significant clinical implications from the last United States and Canadian Academy of Pathology, Boston, March 2009
    Elvio G Silva
    MD Anderson Cancer Center, Houston, TX, USA
    Int J Gynecol Cancer 21:189-91. 2011
    ..I have prepared a summary of some papers that I consider interesting and provides new information for gynecologic oncologists. In some of these studies, I have also incorporated additional comments...
  12. ncbi request reprint Thyroid transcription factor-1 expression in endometrial and endocervical adenocarcinomas
    Koushan Siami
    Department of Pathology, The University of Texas M D Anderson Cancer Center, Houston, TX 77030 4009, USA
    Am J Surg Pathol 31:1759-63. 2007
    ..It should also be taken into consideration in the evaluation of adenocarcinomas involving the lung in patients with a history of a gynecologic malignancy...
  13. ncbi request reprint Malignant melanoma involving the ovary: a clinicopathologic and immunohistochemical study of 23 cases
    Deepali Gupta
    Department of Pathology, University of Texas M D Anderson Cancer Center, Houston, TX 77030, USA
    Am J Surg Pathol 28:771-80. 2004
    ..S-100 is the most sensitive marker. MART-1 was positive in the few cases that were negative with HMB-45. Inhibin can be focally positive in some cases...
  14. ncbi request reprint Significantly greater expression of ER, PR, and ECAD in advanced-stage low-grade ovarian serous carcinoma as revealed by immunohistochemical analysis
    Kwong Kwok Wong
    Department of Gynecologic Oncology, The University of Texas M D Anderson Cancer Center, Houston, Texas 77030, USA
    Int J Gynecol Pathol 26:404-9. 2007
    ..These differences may lead to the development of different therapeutic strategies for women with either the low-grade or the high-grade form of OSC...
  15. ncbi request reprint Subcellular localization of p27kip1 expression predicts poor prognosis in human ovarian cancer
    Daniel G Rosen
    Departments of Pathology, University of Texas M D Anderson Cancer Center, 1515 Holcombe Boulevard, Houston, TX 77030, USA
    Clin Cancer Res 11:632-7. 2005
    ....
  16. ncbi request reprint Comparison of the clinical behavior of newly diagnosed stages II-IV low-grade serous carcinoma of the ovary with that of serous ovarian tumors of low malignant potential that recur as low-grade serous carcinoma
    Hyun S Shvartsman
    Department of Gynecologic Oncology, Unit 1362, The University of Texas M D Anderson Cancer Center, Houston, TX 77230 1439, USA
    Gynecol Oncol 105:625-9. 2007
    ..The purpose of this study was to compare the outcomes of patients with these two tumor types...
  17. ncbi request reprint Clinical behavior of stage II-IV low-grade serous carcinoma of the ovary
    David M Gershenson
    Department of Gynecologic Oncology and Pathology, The University of Texas M D Anderson Cancer Center, Houston, 77230 1439, USA
    Obstet Gynecol 108:361-8. 2006
    ..To analyze the clinical behavior of patients with stage II-IV low-grade serous carcinoma of the ovary seen at our institution who underwent primary surgery followed by platinum-based chemotherapy...
  18. ncbi request reprint Uterine tumor resembling ovarian sex-cord tumor: report of a case mimicking cervical adenocarcinoma
    Wareef Kabbani
    Department of Pathalogy, The University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center, Houston, Texas 77030, USA
    Int J Gynecol Pathol 22:297-302. 2003
    ....
  19. ncbi request reprint Ovarian nonsmall cell neuroendocrine carcinoma: a clinicopathologic and immunohistochemical study of 11 cases
    Emanuela Veras
    Department of Pathology, The University of Texas Medical School at Houston, Houston, TX 77030, USA
    Am J Surg Pathol 31:774-82. 2007
    ....
  20. ncbi request reprint Endometrioid carcinoma simultaneously involving the uterus and the fallopian tube: a clinicopathologic study of 13 cases
    Lisa K Culton
    Department of Pathology, The University of Texas Medical School at Houston, Houston, TX, USA
    Am J Surg Pathol 30:844-9. 2006
    ..The tumors are predominantly well or moderately differentiated with dissimilar endometrial and FT grades. The FT carcinoma is usually unilateral and located at the distal end of the tube...
  21. ncbi request reprint Differential expression of WT-1 in serous carcinomas in the peritoneum with or without associated serous carcinoma in endometrial polyps
    Elizabeth D Euscher
    Department of Pathology, University of Texas M D Anderson Cancer Center, Houston, TX 77030, USA
    Am J Surg Pathol 29:1074-8. 2005
    ..Additionally, the difference in WT-1 expression between peritoneal serous carcinomas with and without coexistent serous carcinoma in endometrial polyps suggests that peritoneal serous carcinoma may have different pathogenetic pathways...
  22. doi request reprint Thyroid transcription factor-1 expression in ovarian epithelial neoplasms
    Lena A Kubba
    Department of Pathology, The University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center, Houston, TX, USA
    Mod Pathol 21:485-90. 2008
    ..It should also be taken into consideration when evaluating adenocarcinomas involving the lung in patients with a history of a gynecologic malignancy...
  23. pmc Evaluation of a commercialized in situ hybridization assay for detecting human papillomavirus DNA in tissue specimens from patients with cervical intraepithelial neoplasia and cervical carcinoma
    Ming Guo
    Department of Pathology, Unit 58, The University of Texas M D Anderson Cancer Center, 1515 Holcombe Blvd, Houston, TX 77030 4009, USA
    J Clin Microbiol 46:274-80. 2008
    ..In addition, signal patterns, especially a mixed punctate and diffuse pattern of HPV, cannot be reliably used to predict viral integration status...
  24. ncbi request reprint Micropapillary and cribriform patterns in ovarian serous tumors of low malignant potential: a study of 99 advanced stage cases
    Michael T Deavers
    Department of Pathology and Gynecologic Oncology, University of Texas, Anderson Cancer Center, Houston, Texas 77030, USA
    Am J Surg Pathol 26:1129-41. 2002
    ..Additionally, our long-term follow-up of patients with typical SLMP indicates that a number of these tumors do not follow a benign course and supports their continued designation as borderline neoplasms...
  25. doi request reprint Endometrial endometrioid adenocarcinoma of the uterine corpus involving the cervix: some cases probably represent independent primaries
    Liuyan Jiang
    Department of Pathology, National Cancer Institute, Bethesda, MD, USA
    Int J Gynecol Pathol 29:146-56. 2010
    ..HPV studies are important to identify endocervical tumors associated with high-risk HPV. However, endometrial tumors involving the cervix and endocervical tumors unrelated to HPV are both negative for high-risk HPV...
  26. doi request reprint Immunohistochemical studies of trophoblastic tumors
    Neda Kalhor
    Department of Pathology, The University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center, Houston, TX 77030, USA
    Am J Surg Pathol 33:633-8. 2009
    ..However, the distinction of ITTs from choriocarcinoma cannot be accomplished on immunohistochemical studies, as they have similar immunophenotypes...
  27. doi request reprint Low-grade smooth muscle tumors of the primary and the secondary mullerian system: a proposed concept of multicentricity
    Lorena Posligua
    Department of Pathology, The University of Texas M D Anderson Cancer Center, Houston, TX 77030, USA
    Int J Gynecol Pathol 31:547-55. 2012
    ..On the basis of these differences, the possibility that the extrauterine lesions in the low-grade group represent independent primaries involving the secondary mullerian system is proposed...
  28. ncbi request reprint Serous carcinoma of the ovary and peritoneum with metastases to the breast and axillary lymph nodes: a potential pitfall
    Monica A Recine
    Department of Pathology, University of Texas M D Anderson Cancer Center, Houston, TX 77030, USA
    Am J Surg Pathol 28:1646-51. 2004
    ..Clinical history, the presence of papillary architecture, and WT-1 expression are useful in establishing the correct diagnosis...
  29. ncbi request reprint Ovarian sex cord-stromal tumors: an immunohistochemical study including a comparison of calretinin and inhibin
    Michael T Deavers
    Department of Pathology, The University of Texas M D Anderson Cancer Center, Houston, Texas 77030, USA
    Mod Pathol 16:584-90. 2003
    ..Finally, these results demonstrate that calretinin is at least as sensitive as inhibin for ovarian SCSTs overall and that it is more sensitive than inhibin for fibromas and FTs...
  30. ncbi request reprint Peritoneal lesions in guinea pigs treated with hormones
    Elvio G Silva
    Department of Pathology, The University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center, Houston 77030, USA
    Int J Gynecol Pathol 21:412-5. 2002
    ..This finding is relevant to understanding the pathogenesis of both fibrous lesions associated with ovarian tumors and peritoneal leiomyomatosis...
  31. ncbi request reprint The use of cytokeratin 7 and EMA in differentiating ovarian yolk sac tumors from endometrioid and clear cell carcinomas
    Preetha Ramalingam
    Department of Pathology, University of Texas M D Anderson Cancer Center, Houston, Texas 77030, USA
    Am J Surg Pathol 28:1499-505. 2004
    ..CK7 and EMA are essentially negative in YST but are diffusely positive in CCC and EAC, making them useful markers for differentiating YSTs from both CCCs and EACs. Leu-M1 may also be helpful for distinguishing YSTs from CCCs...
  32. ncbi request reprint Undifferentiated carcinoma of the endometrium
    Basel Altrabulsi
    Department of Pathology, Baylor University, 1515 Holcombe Boulevard, Dallas, TX 77030, USA
    Am J Surg Pathol 29:1316-21. 2005
    ..In summary, undifferentiated carcinoma of the endometrium appears to be more aggressive than endometrial endometrioid adenocarcinoma, FIGO grade 3. Its proper recognition is important for prognosis and potentially for therapy...
  33. doi request reprint Mitosis-specific marker phospho-histone H3 in the assessment of mitotic index in uterine smooth muscle tumors: a pilot study
    Emanuela Veras
    Department of Pathology, The University of Texas Medical School at Houston, Texas 77030, USA
    Int J Gynecol Pathol 28:316-21. 2009
    ....
  34. doi request reprint The significance of neuroendocrine expression in undifferentiated carcinoma of the endometrium
    Suad H Taraif
    Department of Pathology, The University of Texas M D Anderson Cancer Center, Texas 77030, USA
    Int J Gynecol Pathol 28:142-7. 2009
    ..In most cases, NE expression is only focally present (< or =10% of the cells). There is no difference in overall survival in patients with or without NE expression...
  35. ncbi request reprint Benign cystic mesothelioma of the peritoneum: a clinicopathologic study of 17 cases and immunohistochemical analysis of estrogen and progesterone receptor status
    Ravindranauth N Sawh
    Division of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine, The University of Texas M D Anderson Cancer Center, Houston, TX 77030, USA
    Hum Pathol 34:369-74. 2003
    ..Hum Pathol 34:369-374...
  36. ncbi request reprint Grading ovarian serous carcinoma using a two-tier system
    Anais Malpica
    Department of Pathology, University of Texas M D Anderson Cancer Center, Houston, TX 77030, USA
    Am J Surg Pathol 28:496-504. 2004
    ..However, additional studies are required to validate these statements...
  37. doi request reprint Efficacy of p16 and ProExC immunostaining in the detection of high-grade cervical intraepithelial neoplasia and cervical carcinoma
    Ming Guo
    Dept of Pathology, The University of Texas M D Anderson Cancer Center, Houston, 77030 4009, USA
    Am J Clin Pathol 135:212-20. 2011
    ..Specimens with p16+/ProExC+ results showed the highest specificity (100% for CIN 2+; 93% for CIN 3+), suggesting that these 2 biomarkers can be used together to distinguish CIN 2/3 from its mimics in cervical biopsy specimens...
  38. ncbi request reprint Expression of progesterone receptor is a favorable prognostic marker in ovarian cancer
    Peng Lee
    Department of Pathology, New York University Medical Center, New York, NY 10003, USA
    Gynecol Oncol 96:671-7. 2005
    ..We therefore examined the pattern of expression of ERs, PRs, and ARs in a large number of samples of primary ovarian carcinoma by using a tissue microarray technique...
  39. ncbi request reprint Uterine papillary serous carcinoma (UPSC): a single institution review of 129 cases
    Brian M Slomovitz
    Department of Gynecologic Oncology, The University of Texas M D Anderson Cancer Center, Houston, TX 77030, USA
    Gynecol Oncol 91:463-9. 2003
    ..The identified characteristics were then correlated with overall survival (OS)...
  40. ncbi request reprint The 2 stromal compartments of the normal cervix with distinct immunophenotypic and histomorphologic features
    Elaine Kling
    University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center, Houston, USA
    Ann Diagn Pathol 16:315-22. 2012
    ..Desmin+/SMA, calponin, caldesmon, myogenin, myoD1, CD34- cells could represent unusual myofibroblasts that should not be confused with a neoplastic process, especially if a mass is not present...
  41. ncbi request reprint Ovarian involvement by metastatic colorectal adenocarcinoma: still a diagnostic challenge
    Michael R Lewis
    Department of Pathology, University of Texas M D Anderson Cancer Center, Houston, TX 77030, USA
    Am J Surg Pathol 30:177-84. 2006
    ..Metastatic colorectal adenocarcinoma should be considered in the differential diagnosis of an ovarian mass, even if the mass is large and unilateral or in a young patient, to secure proper treatment of these patients...
  42. ncbi request reprint In situ human telomerase reverse transcriptase expression pattern in normal and neoplastic ovarian tissues
    Atac Baykal
    Department of Pathology, The University of Texas M D Anderson Cancer Center, 1515 Holcombe Boulevard, Houston, TX 77030, USA
    Oncol Rep 11:297-302. 2004
    ..We conclude that human telomerase reverse transcriptase mRNA expression does not seem to be a reliable marker for clinical use in differentiating between benign and malignant tumors...
  43. ncbi request reprint Metastatic colorectal adenocarcinoma involving the ovary with elevated serum CA125: a potential diagnostic pitfall
    Michael R Lewis
    Department of Pathology, Given Bldg, The University of Vermont College of Medicine, 89 Beaumont Avenue, Burlington, VT 05405, USA
    Gynecol Oncol 105:395-8. 2007
    ....
  44. doi request reprint Uterine tumors with neuroectodermal differentiation: a series of 17 cases and review of the literature
    Elizabeth D Euscher
    Department of Pathology, The University of Texas M D Anderson Cancer Center, Houston, TX 77030, USA
    Am J Surg Pathol 32:219-28. 2008
    ....
  45. ncbi request reprint Interobserver and intraobserver variability of a two-tier system for grading ovarian serous carcinoma
    Anais Malpica
    Department of Pathology, The University of Texas M D Anderson Cancer Center, Houston, TX 77030, USA
    Am J Surg Pathol 31:1168-74. 2007
    ....
  46. doi request reprint Ovarian intestinal type mucinous borderline tumors: are we ready for a nomenclature change?
    Andres G Chiesa
    Department of Pathology, The University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center, Houston, Texas 77030, USA
    Int J Gynecol Pathol 29:108-12. 2010
    ..Caution dictates retaining the current nomenclature to ensure the follow-up of patients affected by this disease until uncertainty regarding the extent of sampling needed to exclude the presence of carcinoma is resolved...
  47. doi request reprint A new approach for identifying patients with ovarian epithelial neoplasms based on high-resolution mass spectrometry
    Elvio G Silva
    Dept of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine, Unit 0085, The University of Texas M D Anderson Cancer Center, 1515 Holcombe Blvd, Houston, TX 77030, USA
    Am J Clin Pathol 134:903-9. 2010
    ..We found that a metabolite of molecular weight 472 is the main metabolite in the separation of patients with ovarian neoplasms from control subjects. HPLC-HRMS serum profiling could become a screening test for ovarian neoplasms...
  48. ncbi request reprint Ovarian steroid cell tumors: an immunohistochemical study including a comparison of calretinin with inhibin
    Michael T Deavers
    Department of Pathology, The University of Texas M D Anderson Cancer Center, Houston, Texas 77030, USA
    Int J Gynecol Pathol 22:162-7. 2003
    ..MART-1 (Ab3) immunostaining may be useful for cases in which melanoma is considered in the differential diagnosis...
  49. ncbi request reprint Serous carcinoma of the ovary, fallopian tube, or peritoneum presenting as lymphadenopathy
    Elizabeth D Euscher
    Department of Pathology, University of Texas M D Anderson Cancer Center, Houston, TX 77030, USA
    Am J Surg Pathol 28:1217-23. 2004
    ..Patients with minimal peritoneal disease and extra-abdominal lymph node metastases survive longer than those with bulky peritoneal disease..
  50. pmc Peritoneal washing cytologic analysis of ovarian serous tumors of low malignant potential to detect peritoneal implants and predict clinical outcome
    Nour Sneige
    Department of Pathology, Cytopathology Section, The University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center, Houston, Texas 77030, USA
    Cancer Cytopathol 120:238-44. 2012
    ..To the best of the authors' knowledge, the ability of peritoneal washing (PW) cytology to detect the presence and type of peritoneal implants has not been adequately investigated, and its prognostic significance is unknown...
  51. doi request reprint Mucinous metaplasia of the fallopian tube: a diagnostic pitfall mimicking metastasis
    Anna K Wong
    Department of Pathology, Cedars Sinai Medical Center, Los Angeles, California 90048, USA
    Int J Gynecol Pathol 30:36-40. 2011
    ..The mucinous changes are frequently seen with chronic inflammation and/or other metaplastic changes and without cytologic evidence of malignancy...
  52. ncbi request reprint Tissue macroarray: a simple and cost-effective method for high-throughput studies
    Liang Wang
    Department of Pathology, The University of Texas Houston Medical School, The University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center, Houston, Texas 77030, USA
    Appl Immunohistochem Mol Morphol 11:174-6. 2003
    ..This simple method does not need specialized equipment and should be an alternative efficient approach for large-scale clinical specimens...
  53. ncbi request reprint The role of hMSH3 and hMSH6 in ovarian endometrioid carcinoma and relationship with microsatellite instability phenotype
    Constance T Albarracin
    The University of Texas M D Anderson Cancer Center, Houston, TX 77030, USA
    Oncol Rep 12:1217-9. 2004
    ..These results indicate that mutations in the mono-nucleotide tracts of hMSH3 and hMSH6 are infrequent in ovarian endometrioid adenocarcinomas, other mechanisms may play a more important role in the development of these tumors...
  54. ncbi request reprint Metastatic melanoma to the vagina: clinicopathologic and immunohistochemical study of three cases and literature review
    Deepali Gupta
    Department of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine, University of Texas Houston Health Science Center, Houston, Texas, USA
    Int J Gynecol Pathol 22:136-40. 2003
    ..One patient underwent wide local excision of tumor followed by chemotherapy, one patient had intracavitary radiotherapy, and one had palliative radiotherapy to the brain only. The patients died after a follow-up of 3, 14, and 48 months...
  55. ncbi request reprint Validation of tissue microarray technology in ovarian carcinoma
    Daniel G Rosen
    Department of Pathology, The University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center, Houston, TX 77030 4095, USA
    Mod Pathol 17:790-7. 2004
    ....
  56. doi request reprint High-grade serous carcinoma of the ovary
    Danielle Westfall
    Department of Pathology, The University of Texas M D Anderson Cancer, TX 77030, USA
    Ann Diagn Pathol 13:285-90. 2009
    ..We believe that it is essential to separate these tumors because it is most probable that they follow different molecular pathways and/or hormonal backgrounds...
  57. doi request reprint Ovarian serous cystadenofibromas associated with a low-grade serous carcinoma of the peritoneum
    Stacy A Hinson
    Department of Pathology, Baylor University Medical Center, Dallas, TX, USA
    Ann Diagn Pathol 17:302-4. 2013
    ..We are reporting 2 cases of ovarian serous cystadenofibromas with serous peritoneal lesions of higher grade than the ovarian tumor: 1 case had a serous carcinoma and another 1 a serous borderline tumor...
  58. ncbi request reprint Isolated vulvar Langerhans cell histiocytosis: report of two cases
    Anthony Padula
    Department of Hematopathology, The University of Texas M D Anderson Cancer Center, Houston, Texas 77030 4095, USA
    Int J Gynecol Pathol 23:278-83. 2004
    ..Thus isolated vulvar LCH has the potential for aggressive clinical behavior, either as local recurrence or disseminated disease. New treatment modalities are needed for this disease...
  59. ncbi request reprint Low-grade serous carcinoma of the ovary metastatic to the anterior mediastinum simulating multilocular thymic cysts: a clinicopathologic and immunohistochemical study of 3 cases
    Cesar A Moran
    Department of Pathology, M D Anderson Cancer Center, Houston, TX 77030, USA
    Am J Surg Pathol 29:496-9. 2005
    ..Two patients remain alive and well after follow-up ranging from 6 to 18 months and 1 patient died of tumor 18 years after initial diagnosis...
  60. ncbi request reprint Metastatic tumors of the vulva: a clinicopathologic study of 66 cases
    Antonio G Neto
    Department of Pathology, University of Texas Medical School, University of Texas M D Anderson Cancer Center, Houston, Texas 77030, USA
    Am J Surg Pathol 27:799-804. 2003
    ..Metastatic tumors of the vulva are rare; however, the diagnosis of these tumors is facilitated by the knowledge of a preexistent malignancy and the lack of a mucocutaneous intraepithelial lesion...
  61. ncbi request reprint The association of benign and malignant ovarian adenofibromas with breast cancer and thyroid disorders
    Elvio G Silva
    Department of Pathology, The University of Texas M D Anderson Cancer Center, 1515 Holcombe Boulevard, Houston, TX 77030, USA
    Int J Surg Pathol 10:33-9. 2002
    ..Mutations of PTEN have been found in breast and thyroid cancer. The thyroid and ovaries are controlled by glycoprotein hormones of the pituitary gland, which have common alpha subunits...
  62. ncbi request reprint Invasive micropapillary carcinoma of the breast metastatic to the urinary bladder and endometrium: diagnostic pitfalls and review of the literature of tumors with micropapillary features
    Preetha Ramalingam
    Department of Pathology, The University of Texas M D Anderson Cancer Center, Houston 77030, USA
    Ann Diagn Pathol 7:112-9. 2003
    ..Carcinomas with micropapillary features have a propensity for lymph node metastases and advanced stage disease. This article discusses the differential diagnosis of carcinomas with micropapillary features in different organs...
  63. ncbi request reprint Skene's gland adenocarcinoma resembling prostatic adenocarcinoma
    Atcharaporn Pongtippan
    Department of Pathology, University of Texas M D Anderson Cancer Center, Houston, 77030, USA
    Int J Gynecol Pathol 23:71-4. 2004
    ..One year after external beam radiotherapy, the patient is without evidence of disease. This is the sixth case of a urethral prostatic-type adenocarcinoma, tumors that are most likely of Skene's gland origin...
  64. doi request reprint Diagnostic problems with trophoblastic lesions
    Michael T Deavers
    Department of Pathology, The University of Texas M D Anderson Cancer Center, 1515 Holcombe Blvd, Houston, TX 77030, USA
    Arch Pathol Lab Med 132:168-74. 2008
    ..The purpose of this review is to address some common problems involving the diagnosis of trophoblastic lesions...
  65. doi request reprint Deceiving high-grade cervical dysplasias identified as human papillomavirus non-16 and non-18 types by Invader human papillomavirus assays
    Sumire Kitahara
    Department of Pathology, Cedars Sinai Medical Center, Los Angeles, CA, USA
    Ann Diagn Pathol 16:100-6. 2012
    ..It is very important to emphasize that this unusual group of high-grade dysplasias is associated with high-risk HPV but with types other than 16/18...
  66. doi request reprint Well-differentiated papillary mesothelioma of the female peritoneum: a clinicopathologic study of 26 cases
    Anais Malpica
    Department of Pathology, The University of Texas M D Anderson Cancer Center, Houston, TX, USA
    Am J Surg Pathol 36:117-27. 2012
    ..Although no patient died of disease in this series, follow-up of patients with this diagnosis is warranted on the basis of possible recurrences or misdiagnosis of an undersampled malignant mesothelioma...
  67. doi request reprint Vascular pseudoinvasion in laparoscopic hysterectomy specimens for endometrial carcinoma: a grossing artifact?
    Sumire Kitahara
    Department of Pathology, Cedars Sinai Medical Center, Los Angeles, CA 90048, USA
    Am J Surg Pathol 33:298-303. 2009
    ..Proper recognition of this artifact is of utmost importance to avoid the overtreatment of patients undergoing LH for low-risk EC...
  68. ncbi request reprint Distribution and viral load of eight oncogenic types of human papillomavirus (HPV) and HPV 16 integration status in cervical intraepithelial neoplasia and carcinoma
    Ming Guo
    Department of Pathology, The University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center, Houston, TX 77030 4009, USA
    Mod Pathol 20:256-66. 2007
    ..We also conclude that the HPV 16 integration status has potential to be a marker for risk assessment of CIN progression...
  69. ncbi request reprint Vaginal melanoma: a clinicopathologic and immunohistochemical study of 26 cases
    Deepali Gupta
    University of Texas Houston Health Science Center, USA
    Am J Surg Pathol 26:1450-7. 2002
    ..S-100 remains the most sensitive marker for these tumors. HMB-45 is negative in 23% cases of vaginal melanoma. Tyrosinase and MART-1 are useful markers when S-100 is negative or only focally positive...
  70. ncbi request reprint Response and survival in patients with progressive or recurrent serous ovarian tumors of low malignant potential
    Marta A Crispens
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Southern Illinois University School of Medicine, Springfield, Illinois 62794 9640, USA
    Obstet Gynecol 99:3-10. 2002
    ..To evaluate the response to therapy and survival of patients with progressive or recurrent serous ovarian tumors of low malignant potential...
  71. ncbi request reprint Immunohistochemical overexpression of p16 and p53 in uterine serous carcinoma and ovarian high-grade serous carcinoma
    Andres G Chiesa-Vottero
    Department of Anatomic Pathology, Cleveland Clinic, Cleveland, Ohio 44195, USA
    Int J Gynecol Pathol 26:328-33. 2007
    ..The overexpression of p16 in USC is unrelated to HPV. Further studies are necessary to determine whether p16 expression is useful in the differential diagnosis of ovarian high-grade serous carcinoma...