Walid E Khalbuss

Summary

Affiliation: University of Pittsburgh
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Cytomorphology of a solitary left chest wall mass: an unusual presentation from unknown primary hepatocellular carcinoma
    Walid E Khalbuss
    Department of Pathology, University of Pittsburgh Medical Center, Pittsburgh, PA 15232, USA
    Diagn Cytopathol 35:586-9. 2007
  2. doi request reprint Diagnostic accuracy and limitations of fine-needle aspiration cytology of bone and soft tissue lesions: a review of 1114 cases with cytological-histological correlation
    Walid E Khalbuss
    Department of Pathology, University of Pittsburgh Medical Center Shadyside Hospital, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania 15232, USA
    Cancer Cytopathol 118:24-32. 2010
  3. doi request reprint Evaluation of endobronchial ultrasound-guided fine-needle aspirations (EBUS-FNA): Correlation with adequacy and histologic follow-up
    Arivarasan Karunamurthy
    Department of Pathology, University of Pittsburgh Medical Center, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania
    Cancer Cytopathol 122:23-32. 2014
  4. doi request reprint Indeterminate pediatric thyroid fine needle aspirations: a study of 68 cases
    Matthew Smith
    University of Pittsburgh Medical Center UPMC, Pittsburgh, PA, USA
    Acta Cytol 57:341-8. 2013
  5. doi request reprint Cytomorphological and molecular genetic findings in pediatric thyroid fine-needle aspiration
    Sara E Monaco
    Department of Pathology, University of Pittsburgh Medical Center, Pennsylvania, USA
    Cancer Cytopathol 120:342-50. 2012
  6. pmc Testicular touch preparation cytology in the evaluation of male infertility
    Isil Z Yildiz-Aktas
    Department of Pathology, University of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, PA, USA
    Cytojournal 8:24. 2011
  7. pmc Review of HIV-Related Cytopathology
    Tee U Lang
    Department of Pathology, University of Pittsburgh Medical Center Cancer Pavilion, 5150 Centre Avenue, Suite 201, Pittsburgh, PA 15232, USA
    Patholog Res Int 2011:256083. 2011
  8. pmc Use of a laboratory information system driven tool for pre-signout quality assurance of random cytopathology reports
    Sonal Kamat
    Department of Pathology, University of Pittsburgh Medical Center, Shadyside Hospital, Pittsburgh, PA, USA
    J Pathol Inform 2:42. 2011
  9. doi request reprint The cytological features of mammary analogue secretory carcinoma: a series of 6 molecularly confirmed cases
    Christopher C Griffith
    Department of Pathology, University of Pittsburgh Medical Center, Pittsburgh, PA 15213, USA
    Cancer Cytopathol 121:234-41. 2013
  10. doi request reprint The cytomorphologic spectrum of salivary gland type tumors in the lung and mediastinum: a report of 16 patients
    Sara E Monaco
    Department of Pathology, University of Pittsburgh Medical Center, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania 15232, USA
    Diagn Cytopathol 40:1062-70. 2012

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Publications29

  1. ncbi request reprint Cytomorphology of a solitary left chest wall mass: an unusual presentation from unknown primary hepatocellular carcinoma
    Walid E Khalbuss
    Department of Pathology, University of Pittsburgh Medical Center, Pittsburgh, PA 15232, USA
    Diagn Cytopathol 35:586-9. 2007
    ..HCC may present as metastatic disease from a clinically and radiologically unrecognized liver mass. FNA, coupled with ancillary studies, provides a rapid and accurate diagnostic tool in challenging cases...
  2. doi request reprint Diagnostic accuracy and limitations of fine-needle aspiration cytology of bone and soft tissue lesions: a review of 1114 cases with cytological-histological correlation
    Walid E Khalbuss
    Department of Pathology, University of Pittsburgh Medical Center Shadyside Hospital, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania 15232, USA
    Cancer Cytopathol 118:24-32. 2010
    ..This study investigates the diagnostic utility of FNA biopsy, in addition to the diagnostic pitfalls, in soft tissue and bone cytopathology...
  3. doi request reprint Evaluation of endobronchial ultrasound-guided fine-needle aspirations (EBUS-FNA): Correlation with adequacy and histologic follow-up
    Arivarasan Karunamurthy
    Department of Pathology, University of Pittsburgh Medical Center, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania
    Cancer Cytopathol 122:23-32. 2014
    ..In this study, the authors evaluated their experience with EBUS-FNAs and correlated the findings with adequacy and histologic follow-up...
  4. doi request reprint Indeterminate pediatric thyroid fine needle aspirations: a study of 68 cases
    Matthew Smith
    University of Pittsburgh Medical Center UPMC, Pittsburgh, PA, USA
    Acta Cytol 57:341-8. 2013
    ..This study analyzes indeterminate thyroid FNAs in children, and correlates these findings with the histological features...
  5. doi request reprint Cytomorphological and molecular genetic findings in pediatric thyroid fine-needle aspiration
    Sara E Monaco
    Department of Pathology, University of Pittsburgh Medical Center, Pennsylvania, USA
    Cancer Cytopathol 120:342-50. 2012
    ..Although thyroid nodules in children are rare, the rate of malignancy is high. The authors' aim was to analyze the cytomorphology and mutational profiles in pediatric thyroid fine-needle aspirations (FNAs)...
  6. pmc Testicular touch preparation cytology in the evaluation of male infertility
    Isil Z Yildiz-Aktas
    Department of Pathology, University of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, PA, USA
    Cytojournal 8:24. 2011
    ..Touch preparations (TP) of these biopsies have been infrequently used. The aim of this study is to report our experience with using testicular biopsy TP for the evaluation of male infertility...
  7. pmc Review of HIV-Related Cytopathology
    Tee U Lang
    Department of Pathology, University of Pittsburgh Medical Center Cancer Pavilion, 5150 Centre Avenue, Suite 201, Pittsburgh, PA 15232, USA
    Patholog Res Int 2011:256083. 2011
    ..This paper covers the broad spectrum of disease entities likely to be encountered with human immunodeficiency virus-related cytopathology...
  8. pmc Use of a laboratory information system driven tool for pre-signout quality assurance of random cytopathology reports
    Sonal Kamat
    Department of Pathology, University of Pittsburgh Medical Center, Shadyside Hospital, Pittsburgh, PA, USA
    J Pathol Inform 2:42. 2011
    ..The aim of this study was to review our experience and the effectiveness of this novel PQAT tool in cytology...
  9. doi request reprint The cytological features of mammary analogue secretory carcinoma: a series of 6 molecularly confirmed cases
    Christopher C Griffith
    Department of Pathology, University of Pittsburgh Medical Center, Pittsburgh, PA 15213, USA
    Cancer Cytopathol 121:234-41. 2013
    ..Because this tumor was described only recently, it remains relatively unknown outside of head and neck specialty pathology centers...
  10. doi request reprint The cytomorphologic spectrum of salivary gland type tumors in the lung and mediastinum: a report of 16 patients
    Sara E Monaco
    Department of Pathology, University of Pittsburgh Medical Center, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania 15232, USA
    Diagn Cytopathol 40:1062-70. 2012
    ..5% of the patients), and the most common histological subtype was ACC, followed by SDC. This study also illustrates the cytomorphologic features and diagnostic pitfalls of these unusual SGTTs...
  11. doi request reprint Benign non-infectious causes of lymphadenopathy: A review of cytomorphology and differential diagnosis
    Sara E Monaco
    Department of Pathology, University of Pittsburgh Medical Center, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, USA
    Diagn Cytopathol 40:925-38. 2012
    ..This article reviews the practical role of FNA in the evaluation of these benign, non-infectious causes of lymphadenopathy and focuses on their cytomorphology and differential diagnosis...
  12. doi request reprint Toxoplasmosis in a post-transplant bronchoalveolar lavage: a case report
    Sara E Monaco
    Department of Pathology, University of Pittsburgh Medical Center, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania 15232, USA
    Diagn Cytopathol 40:629-34. 2012
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  13. pmc Cytomorphology of Erdheim-Chester disease presenting as a retroperitoneal soft tissue lesion
    Bibianna Purgina
    Department of Pathology, University of Pittsburgh Medical Center, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, USA
    Cytojournal 8:22. 2011
    ..ECD requires a morphologic diagnosis that fits with the appropriate clinical context. This case describes the cytomorphologic features of ECD and highlights the role of cytology in helping reach a diagnosis of this rare disorder...
  14. pmc Salivary duct carcinoma with striking neutrophil-tumor cell cannibalism
    Payam Arya
    Department of Pathology, University of Pittsburgh Medical Center, Pittsburgh, PA, USA
    Cytojournal 8:15. 2011
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  15. pmc The cytomorphologic spectrum of small-cell carcinoma and large-cell neuroendocrine carcinoma in body cavity effusions: A study of 68 cases
    Walid E Khalbuss
    Department of Pathology, University of Pittsburgh Medical Center UPMC, Pittsburgh, PA 15232, USA
    Cytojournal 8:18. 2011
    ..Small-cell carcinoma (SCC) and large-cell neuroendocrine carcinoma (LCNEC) are uncommon in serous body cavity effusions. The purpose of this study is to examine the cytomorphological spectrum of SCC and LCNEC in body cavity serous fluids...
  16. doi request reprint Primary pulmonary non-small cell carcinomas: the college of american pathologists interlaboratory comparison program confirms a significant trend toward subcategorization based upon fine-needle aspiration cytomorphology alone
    Isil Z Yildiz-Aktas
    From the Department of Pathology, University of Pittsburgh Medical Center, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania Drs Yildiz Aktas and Khalbuss the Department of Pathology, Cellnetix, Everett, Washington Dr Sturgis the Department of Pathology, Loyola University, Maywood, Illinois Dr Barkan the Department of Biostatistics, College of American Pathologists, Northfield, Illinois Ms Souers the Department of Pathology, University of Louisville, Louisville, Kentucky Dr Fraig the Department of Pathology and Immunology, Baylor College of Medicine, Houston, Texas Dr Laucirica and the Department of Pathology, AmeriPath Indiana, Indianapolis Dr Moriarty
    Arch Pathol Lab Med 138:65-70. 2014
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  17. doi request reprint A comparison of EGFR and KRAS status in primary lung carcinoma and matched metastases
    Sara E Monaco
    Department of Pathology, University of Pittsburgh Medical Center, Pittsburgh, PA 15232, USA
    Hum Pathol 41:94-102. 2010
    ..Our results suggest that the EGFR and KRAS status of primary lung carcinomas may not predict the status in the corresponding metastases. This observation may have important implications for molecular testing for targeted therapies...
  18. pmc Diagnostic difficulties and pitfalls in rapid on-site evaluation of endobronchial ultrasound guided fine needle aspiration
    Sara E Monaco
    Department of Pathology, University of Pittsburgh Medical Center, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania
    Cytojournal 7:9. 2010
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  19. pmc The spectrum of coincident entities with small lymphocytic lymphoma/chronic lymphocytic leukemia (SLL/CLL) diagnosed by cytology
    Hannah A Kastenbaum
    Department of Pathology, University of Pittsburgh Medical Center, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, USA
    Cytojournal 7:20. 2010
    ..There are only a few reports of other processes identified with SLL/CLL. The aim of this study was to review the fine needle aspiration (FNA) and touch prep (TP) diagnoses of SLL/CLL in order to identify any coincident entities...
  20. pmc Solitary Tracheobronchial Papilloma: Cytomorphology and ancillary studies with histologic correlation
    Tee U Lang
    Department of Pathology, University of Pittsburgh Medical Center, Pittsburgh, PA, USA
    Cytojournal 8:6. 2011
    ..These lesions may be mistaken in cytology specimens for squamous cell carcinoma, squamous-lined cavitary lesions, an infectious (fungal) process, reactive squamous metaplasia, or oral contamination...
  21. doi request reprint Cytomorphology of crystal storing histiocytosis in the breast associated with lymphoma: a case report
    Faye F Gao
    Department of Pathology, University of Pittsburgh Medical Center, Shadyside Hospital, Pittsburgh, PA 15232, USA
    Acta Cytol 55:302-6. 2011
    ..Thus, awareness of this rare entity and its frequent association with lymphoproliferative disorders is useful in order to triage a specimen appropriately and exclude the possibility of a lymphoproliferative process...
  22. pmc Digital imaging in cytopathology
    Walid E Khalbuss
    Division of Pathology Informatics, Department of Pathology, University of Pittsburgh Medical Center, Pittsburgh, PA 15232, USA
    Patholog Res Int 2011:264683. 2011
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  23. pmc Endoscopic ultrasound-guided fine-needle aspiration of metastases to the pancreas: A study of 25 cases
    Christopher M Gilbert
    Department of Pathology, University of Pittsburgh Medical Center, S 417 BST, 200 Lothrop Street, Pittsburgh, PA 15261
    Cytojournal 8:7. 2011
    ..The purpose of this study is to retrospectively review the cytomorphology, clinical findings, and results of ancillary studies in a large series of these unusual cases...
  24. pmc Papillary carcinoma of the breast in a male patient with a treated prostatic carcinoma diagnosed by fine-needle aspiration biopsy: a case report and review of the literature
    Walid E Khalbuss
    Department of Pathology, University of Florida Health Science Center, Jacksonville, Florida 32209, USA
    Diagn Cytopathol 34:214-7. 2006
    ..FNAB is a useful technique in identifying male breast carcinoma. In conjunction with ancillary studies, this procedure can effectively differentiate between a primary versus metastatic lesion...
  25. ncbi request reprint Fine-needle aspiration cytology of pulmonary ameloblastic carcinoma of mandibular origin
    Walid E Khalbuss
    Department of Pathology, University of Florida Health Science Center, Jacksonville, Florida 32209, USA
    Diagn Cytopathol 34:208-9. 2006
  26. ncbi request reprint A 19-year-old woman with a cervicovaginal mass and elevated serum CA 125. Desmoplastic small round cell tumor
    Walid E Khalbuss
    Department of Pathology, University of Florida Health Science Center, Jacksonville, USA
    Arch Pathol Lab Med 130:e59-61. 2006
  27. ncbi request reprint Nipple fluid cytology
    Shahla Masood
    Department of Pathology, University of Florida Health Science Center, Jacksonville, FL 32209, USA
    Clin Lab Med 25:787-94, vii-viii. 2005
    ..In addition, nipple fluid cytology may offer a new way to study the spectrum of premalignant breast lesions, and to identify women at risk for breast cancer...
  28. ncbi request reprint Cytomorphology of rare malignant tumors of the breast
    Walid E Khalbuss
    Department of Pathology, University of Florida Health Science Center, Jacksonville, FL 32209, USA
    Clin Lab Med 25:761-75, vii. 2005
    ..Although rare, these malignant tumors can be diagnosed by the cytomorphological characteristics, and should be included in the differential diagnoses of breast neoplasms...
  29. ncbi request reprint Imprint cytology of epithelioid hepatic angiomyolipoma: mimicry of hepatocellular carcinoma
    Walid E Khalbuss
    Acta Cytol 51:670-2. 2007