Z W Baloch

Summary

Affiliation: University of Pennsylvania
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Intravascular Kaposi's-like spindle cell proliferation of the capsular vessels of follicular-derived thyroid carcinomas
    Z W Baloch
    Department of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine, Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania Medical Center, Philadelphia 19104, USA
    Mod Pathol 11:995-8. 1998
  2. ncbi request reprint Ultrasound-guided fine-needle aspiration biopsy of the thyroid: role of on-site assessment and multiple cytologic preparations
    Z W Baloch
    Department of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine, University of Pennsylvania Medical Center, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania 19104, USA
    Diagn Cytopathol 23:425-9. 2000
  3. ncbi request reprint Papillary formations in metastatic melanoma
    Z W Baloch
    Department of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine, University of Pennsylvania Medical Center, Philadelphia 19104, USA
    Diagn Cytopathol 20:148-51. 1999
  4. ncbi request reprint Interinstitutional review of thyroid fine-needle aspirations: impact on clinical management of thyroid nodules
    Z W Baloch
    Department of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine, University of Pennsylvania Medical Center, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania 19104, USA
    Diagn Cytopathol 25:231-4. 2001
  5. ncbi request reprint Combined tall cell carcinoma and Hürthle cell carcinoma (collision tumor) of the thyroid
    Z W Baloch
    Department of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine, 6 Founders Pavilion, University of Pennsylvania Medical Center, Philadelphia, PA 19104, USA
    Arch Pathol Lab Med 125:541-3. 2001
  6. ncbi request reprint Millipore filter cell block preparation: an alternative to cell block in nongynecologic specimens of limited cellularity
    Z W Baloch
    Department of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine, University of Pennsylvania Medical Center, Philadelphia 19104, USA
    Diagn Cytopathol 20:389-92. 1999
  7. ncbi request reprint Expression of DNA topoisomerase IIalpha in thyroid neoplasia
    A Lee
    Department of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine, University of Pennsylvania Medical Center, Philadelphia 19104, USA
    Mod Pathol 13:396-400. 2000
  8. ncbi request reprint Primary mucoepidermoid carcinoma and sclerosing mucoepidermoid carcinoma with eosinophilia of the thyroid gland: a report of nine cases
    Z W Baloch
    Department of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine, University of Pennsylvania Medical Center, Philadelphia 19104, USA
    Mod Pathol 13:802-7. 2000
  9. ncbi request reprint Prognostic factors in well-differentiated follicular-derived carcinoma and medullary thyroid carcinoma
    Z W Baloch
    Department of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine, University of Pennsylvania Medical Center, Philadelphia 19104, USA
    Thyroid 11:637-45. 2001
  10. ncbi request reprint Role of ultrafast Papanicolaou-stained scrape preparations as an adjunct to frozen sections in the surgical management of thyroid lesions
    M Paessler
    Department of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine, Anatomic Pathology Division, University of Pennsylvania Medical Center, Philadelphia, 19104-4283, USA
    Endocr Pract 7:89-94. 2001

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Publications19

  1. ncbi request reprint Intravascular Kaposi's-like spindle cell proliferation of the capsular vessels of follicular-derived thyroid carcinomas
    Z W Baloch
    Department of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine, Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania Medical Center, Philadelphia 19104, USA
    Mod Pathol 11:995-8. 1998
    ....
  2. ncbi request reprint Ultrasound-guided fine-needle aspiration biopsy of the thyroid: role of on-site assessment and multiple cytologic preparations
    Z W Baloch
    Department of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine, University of Pennsylvania Medical Center, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania 19104, USA
    Diagn Cytopathol 23:425-9. 2000
    ..We conclude that ultrasound-guided FNA combined with on-site evaluation and different cytologic preparations can significantly improve the diagnostic accuracy of thyroid FNA specimens...
  3. ncbi request reprint Papillary formations in metastatic melanoma
    Z W Baloch
    Department of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine, University of Pennsylvania Medical Center, Philadelphia 19104, USA
    Diagn Cytopathol 20:148-51. 1999
    ..An awareness of this cytomorphologic variation of papillary formations in cytology preparations from metastatic melanoma is important and can prevent potential inaccurate interpretation...
  4. ncbi request reprint Interinstitutional review of thyroid fine-needle aspirations: impact on clinical management of thyroid nodules
    Z W Baloch
    Department of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine, University of Pennsylvania Medical Center, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania 19104, USA
    Diagn Cytopathol 25:231-4. 2001
    ..In conclusion, we strongly recommend interinstitution cytology consultation on referred thyroid FNA cases, since our data showed a significant change in diagnosis, thus affecting patient management...
  5. ncbi request reprint Combined tall cell carcinoma and Hürthle cell carcinoma (collision tumor) of the thyroid
    Z W Baloch
    Department of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine, 6 Founders Pavilion, University of Pennsylvania Medical Center, Philadelphia, PA 19104, USA
    Arch Pathol Lab Med 125:541-3. 2001
    ..The coexistence of these tumor types is rare and sheds light on the histogenesis of Hürthle cell tumors and the metastatic behavior of combined tumors...
  6. ncbi request reprint Millipore filter cell block preparation: an alternative to cell block in nongynecologic specimens of limited cellularity
    Z W Baloch
    Department of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine, University of Pennsylvania Medical Center, Philadelphia 19104, USA
    Diagn Cytopathol 20:389-92. 1999
    ..This technique has the following advantages: 1) offers an alternative to cell blocks in moderately cellular specimens; 2) clean background; 3) preservation of cytology specimens for future studies...
  7. ncbi request reprint Expression of DNA topoisomerase IIalpha in thyroid neoplasia
    A Lee
    Department of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine, University of Pennsylvania Medical Center, Philadelphia 19104, USA
    Mod Pathol 13:396-400. 2000
    ..It may help to define a role for anti-topoisomerase drugs in treatment of aggressive thyroid neoplasms...
  8. ncbi request reprint Primary mucoepidermoid carcinoma and sclerosing mucoepidermoid carcinoma with eosinophilia of the thyroid gland: a report of nine cases
    Z W Baloch
    Department of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine, University of Pennsylvania Medical Center, Philadelphia 19104, USA
    Mod Pathol 13:802-7. 2000
    ..All cases of MEC were positive for thyroglobulin, whereas all cases of SMECE were negative. The immunohistochemical findings suggest that both MEC and SMECE have different histogenesis...
  9. ncbi request reprint Prognostic factors in well-differentiated follicular-derived carcinoma and medullary thyroid carcinoma
    Z W Baloch
    Department of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine, University of Pennsylvania Medical Center, Philadelphia 19104, USA
    Thyroid 11:637-45. 2001
    ..Current information on biological and molecular markers that may be helpful in predicting behavior is discussed. The commonly used staging systems for thyroid cancer are briefly described...
  10. ncbi request reprint Role of ultrafast Papanicolaou-stained scrape preparations as an adjunct to frozen sections in the surgical management of thyroid lesions
    M Paessler
    Department of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine, Anatomic Pathology Division, University of Pennsylvania Medical Center, Philadelphia, 19104-4283, USA
    Endocr Pract 7:89-94. 2001
    ....
  11. ncbi request reprint Parathyromatosis as cause of recurrent secondary hyperparathyroidism: a cytologic diagnosis
    Z W Baloch
    Department of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine, 6 Founders Pavilion, University of Pennsylvania Medical Center, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania 19104, USA
    Diagn Cytopathol 25:403-5. 2001
    ..We present a case of parathyromatosis occurring in a patient with recurrent secondary hyperparathyroidism 4 yr after parathyroidectomy. The diagnosis was confirmed preoperatively by fine-needle aspiration of one of several neck masses...
  12. ncbi request reprint Diagnostic value of differential expression of CK19, Galectin-3, HBME-1, ERK, RET, and p16 in benign and malignant follicular-derived lesions of the thyroid: an immunohistochemical tissue microarray analysis
    J E Barroeta
    Department of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine, Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA 19104, USA
    Endocr Pathol 17:225-34. 2006
    ....
  13. ncbi request reprint Glandular and squamous atypia and intraepithelial lesions in atrophic cervicovaginal smears. One institution's experience
    G Acs
    Department of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine, University of Pennsylvania Medical Center, Philadelphia 19104, USA
    Acta Cytol 44:611-7. 2000
    ..To review the cytologic features and follow-up histologic findings in atrophic cervicovaginal smears with the diagnoses of glandular or squamous atypia or intraepithelial lesion...
  14. ncbi request reprint Cytoplasmic accumulation of alpha-catenin in thyroid neoplasms
    Z W Baloch
    Department of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine, University of Pennsylvania Medical Center, 6 Founders Pavilion, 3400 Spruce Street, Philadelphia, PA 19104, USA
    Head Neck 23:573-8. 2001
    ..In this study, we evaluated the expression of alpha-cat in various thyroid tumors by immunohistochemical analysis...
  15. ncbi request reprint Encapsulated follicular variant of papillary thyroid carcinoma with bone metastases
    Z W Baloch
    Department of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine, University of Pennsylvania Medical Center, Philadelphia, USA
    Mod Pathol 13:861-5. 2000
    ..We wish to bring attention to these innocuous-appearing lesions, which, although sharing nuclear features of papillary cancer, behave clinically in an unexpectedly malignant fashion...
  16. ncbi request reprint Cytomorphology of metastatic mesothelioma in fine-needle aspiration specimens
    G H Yu
    Department of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine, Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia 19104, USA
    Diagn Cytopathol 20:328-32. 1999
    ..These morphologic features are illustrated, and the differential diagnosis of intracytoplasmic vacuoles within epithelioid tumor cells in primary and metastatic lesions is discussed...
  17. ncbi request reprint Neuroendocrine tumors of the thyroid gland
    Z W Baloch
    Department of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine, University of Pennsylvania Medical Center, Philadelphia 19104, USA
    Am J Clin Pathol 115:S56-67. 2001
    ..These lesions should also be included in the differential diagnosis of primary and secondary neuroendocrine tumors of the thyroid...
  18. ncbi request reprint Clinical implications and value of immunohistochemical staining in the evaluation of lymph node infarction after fine-needle aspiration
    J F Nasuti
    Cytopathology and Cytometry Section, Department of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine, University of Pennsylvania Medical Center, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania 19104, USA
    Diagn Cytopathol 25:104-7. 2001
    ..We conclude, based on our own experience and a few previously reported cases, that total infarction of the lymph nodes following FNA can occur, and immunohistochemistry can be helpful in clinical management...
  19. ncbi request reprint Processing liquid-based gynecologic specimens: comparison of the available techniques
    P K Gupta
    Cytopathology and Cytometry Section, University of Pennsylvania Health System, Thomas Jefferson University, Philadelphia 19104, USA
    Acta Cytol 45:995-8. 2001
    ..To develop a cytopreparation protocol suitable for satisfactory processing by the AutoCyte PREP System with the gynecologic specimens collected in PreservCyt fluid for the ThinPrep machine...