Michael J Thrall

Summary

Affiliation: The Methodist Hospital
Country: USA

Publications

  1. pmc Telecytology: Clinical applications, current challenges, and future benefits
    Michael Thrall
    Department of Pathology and Genomic Medicine, The Methodist Hospital, 6565 Fannin M227, Houston, TX 77030, USA
    J Pathol Inform 2:51. 2011
  2. doi request reprint Women >or=30 years of age with low grade squamous intraepithelial lesion (LSIL) have low positivity rates when cotested for high-risk human papillomavirus: should we reconsider HPV triage for LSIL in older women?
    Michael J Thrall
    Department of Pathology, The Methodist Hospital, Houston, Texas 77030, USA
    Diagn Cytopathol 38:407-12. 2010
  3. doi request reprint Only a small fraction of high-grade cervical lesions are discovered after an interpretation of atypical squamous cells of undetermined significance when using imager-assisted, liquid-based papanicolaou tests and the Bethesda 2001 system
    Kelly A Khan
    Department of Pathology and Genomic Medicine, The Methodist Hospital and Weill Medical College of Cornell University, Houston, Texas, USA
    Arch Pathol Lab Med 137:936-41. 2013
  4. doi request reprint High-risk HPV testing in women 30 years or older with negative Papanicolaou tests: initial clinical experience with 18-month follow-up
    Michael J Thrall
    Department of Pathology, The Methodist Hospital, 6565 Fannin, Houston, TX 77030, USA
    Am J Clin Pathol 133:894-8. 2010
  5. doi request reprint Glandular Lesions of the Cervix in Clinical Practice: A Cytology, Histology, and Human Papillomavirus Correlation Study From 2 Institutions
    Ross A Miller
    From the University of South Dakota Pathology Residency Program, Sioux Falls Dr Miller the Department of Pathology and Genomic Medicine, Houston Methodist Hospital, Houston, Texas Drs Mody and Thrall and the Sanford Health Pathology Clinic, University of South Dakota Medical Center, Sioux Falls Dr Tams Dr Miller is now with the Department of Pathology and Genomic Medicine, Houston Methodist Hospital, Houston, Texas
    Arch Pathol Lab Med 139:1431-6. 2015
  6. doi request reprint Limiting the use of atypical/inconclusive as a category in nongynecologic cytology specimens
    Tracie M Koen
    Department of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine, The Methodist Hospital, 6565 Fannin Street, Houston, TX 77030, USA
    Arch Pathol Lab Med 134:1016-9. 2010

Collaborators

  • Liron Pantanowitz
  • Ross A Miller
  • Kelly A Khan
  • Dina R Mody
  • Tracie M Koen
  • Kimberlee C Tams
  • Debora A Smith
  • Miriam Scheiber-Pacht
  • Todd Fairley

Detail Information

Publications6

  1. pmc Telecytology: Clinical applications, current challenges, and future benefits
    Michael Thrall
    Department of Pathology and Genomic Medicine, The Methodist Hospital, 6565 Fannin M227, Houston, TX 77030, USA
    J Pathol Inform 2:51. 2011
    ..The current and expanding applications of telecytology for clinical practice, education, quality assurance, and testing will be reviewed...
  2. doi request reprint Women >or=30 years of age with low grade squamous intraepithelial lesion (LSIL) have low positivity rates when cotested for high-risk human papillomavirus: should we reconsider HPV triage for LSIL in older women?
    Michael J Thrall
    Department of Pathology, The Methodist Hospital, Houston, Texas 77030, USA
    Diagn Cytopathol 38:407-12. 2010
    ..Relatively few older women with LSIL test positive for HR-HPV. Colposcopy triage using HR-HPV may be justified in this population...
  3. doi request reprint Only a small fraction of high-grade cervical lesions are discovered after an interpretation of atypical squamous cells of undetermined significance when using imager-assisted, liquid-based papanicolaou tests and the Bethesda 2001 system
    Kelly A Khan
    Department of Pathology and Genomic Medicine, The Methodist Hospital and Weill Medical College of Cornell University, Houston, Texas, USA
    Arch Pathol Lab Med 137:936-41. 2013
    ..This information was based on conventional test results and the Bethesda 1991 reporting system and was determined before the current treatment guidelines...
  4. doi request reprint High-risk HPV testing in women 30 years or older with negative Papanicolaou tests: initial clinical experience with 18-month follow-up
    Michael J Thrall
    Department of Pathology, The Methodist Hospital, 6565 Fannin, Houston, TX 77030, USA
    Am J Clin Pathol 133:894-8. 2010
    ..Among tests that show HR-HPV positivity, the prevalence of underlying high-grade dysplasia is low. About half of all women who undergo cotesting receive follow-up that is not in accord with published guidelines...
  5. doi request reprint Glandular Lesions of the Cervix in Clinical Practice: A Cytology, Histology, and Human Papillomavirus Correlation Study From 2 Institutions
    Ross A Miller
    From the University of South Dakota Pathology Residency Program, Sioux Falls Dr Miller the Department of Pathology and Genomic Medicine, Houston Methodist Hospital, Houston, Texas Drs Mody and Thrall and the Sanford Health Pathology Clinic, University of South Dakota Medical Center, Sioux Falls Dr Tams Dr Miller is now with the Department of Pathology and Genomic Medicine, Houston Methodist Hospital, Houston, Texas
    Arch Pathol Lab Med 139:1431-6. 2015
    ..Some studies have even suggested an increasing incidence of cervical adenocarcinoma, which may be a consequence of a relatively reduced ability to detect glandular lesions with cervical cancer screening techniques...
  6. doi request reprint Limiting the use of atypical/inconclusive as a category in nongynecologic cytology specimens
    Tracie M Koen
    Department of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine, The Methodist Hospital, 6565 Fannin Street, Houston, TX 77030, USA
    Arch Pathol Lab Med 134:1016-9. 2010
    ..Because of the definitional ambiguity of this term and the associated physician frustration, we have made a concerted effort at Methodist Hospital since 1995 to minimize the use of 'atypical' as a diagnostic category...