Nicole Nicosia Esposito
Affiliation: University of Pittsburgh
- Analysis of allelic loss as an adjuvant tool in evaluation of malignancy in uterine smooth muscle tumorsNicole Nicosia Esposito
Division of Anatomic Pathology, Magee Womens Hospital, University of Pittsburgh Medical Center, 200 Lothrop Street, Pittsburgh, PA 15213, USA
Am J Surg Pathol 30:97-103. 2006..Molecular profiling may thus provide a valuable tool in assessment of malignancy in uterine smooth muscle tumors. Additionally, NM-23 is a promising candidate gene for determination of metastatic potential in these tumors...
- Phyllodes tumor: a clinicopathologic and immunohistochemical study of 30 casesNicole Nicosia Esposito
Department of Pathology, University of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, PA 15213, USA
Arch Pathol Lab Med 130:1516-21. 2006..However, histologic classification does not always predict outcome. Objective.-To determine the prognostic value of a variety of clinicopathologic features and immunoreactivities in PTs...
- The ductal phenotypic expression of the E-cadherin/catenin complex in tubulolobular carcinoma of the breast: an immunohistochemical and clinicopathologic studyNicole N Esposito
Department of Pathology, University of Pittsburgh Medical Center, Pittsburgh, PA 15261, USA
Mod Pathol 20:130-8. 2007..Tubulolobular carcinoma appears to be more aggressive than tubular carcinoma, as 16% of patients had lymph node metastases, although all were alive at a mean follow-up of 40 months...
- Are encapsulated papillary carcinomas of the breast in situ or invasive? A basement membrane study of 27 casesNicole Nicosia Esposito
Department of Pathology, Magee Womens Hospital of the University of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, PA, USA
Am J Clin Pathol 131:228-42. 2009..4 months). EPCs are in situ carcinomas with an excellent prognosis and can be managed with local therapy with or without sentinel lymph node biopsy...