Geeta Lal

Summary

Affiliation: University of Iowa
Country: USA

Publications

  1. doi request reprint Risk of subsequent primary thyroid cancer after another malignancy: latency trends in a population-based study
    Geeta Lal
    Department of Surgery, University of Iowa Hospitals and Clinics, Iowa City, IA, USA
    Ann Surg Oncol 19:1887-96. 2012
  2. doi request reprint PET-CT scans in recurrent or persistent differentiated thyroid cancer: is there added utility beyond conventional imaging?
    Geeta Lal
    Department of Surgery, University of Iowa Hospitals and Clinics, Iowa City, Iowa 52242, USA
    Surgery 148:1082-9; discussion 1089-90. 2010
  3. doi request reprint Extracellular matrix 1 (ECM1) expression is a novel prognostic marker for poor long-term survival in breast cancer: a Hospital-based Cohort Study in Iowa
    Geeta Lal
    Department of Surgery, University of Iowa, Iowa City, IA, USA
    Ann Surg Oncol 16:2280-7. 2009
  4. doi request reprint Determinants of survival in patients with calciphylaxis: a multivariate analysis
    Geeta Lal
    Department of Surgery, University of Iowa Hospitals, Iowa City, IA 52242, USA
    Surgery 146:1028-34. 2009
  5. pmc Regulation of 14-3-3sigma expression in human thyroid carcinoma is epigenetically regulated by aberrant cytosine methylation
    Geeta Lal
    Department of Surgery, Division of Surgical Oncology, University of Iowa Hospitals and Clinics, 200 Hawkins Drive, 4641 JCP, Iowa City, IA 52242, USA
    Cancer Lett 267:165-74. 2008
  6. ncbi request reprint ECM1 expression in thyroid tumors--a comparison of real-time RT-PCR and IHC
    Geeta Lal
    Department of Surgery, Section of Surgical Oncology and Endocrine Surgery University of Iowa Hospitals and Clinics, Iowa City, Iowa 52242, USA
    J Surg Res 149:62-8. 2008
  7. ncbi request reprint Minimally invasive parathyroidectomy and preoperative MIBI scans: correlation of gland weight and preoperative PTH
    Daniel Calva-Cerqueira
    Department of Surgery, University of Iowa Carver College of Medicine, IA, USA
    J Am Coll Surg 205:S38-44. 2007
  8. ncbi request reprint RIZ1 is epigenetically inactivated by promoter hypermethylation in thyroid carcinoma
    Geeta Lal
    Department of Surgery, Division of Surgical Oncology, University of Iowa, Iowa City, Iowa, USA
    Cancer 107:2752-9. 2006
  9. pmc Do giant parathyroid adenomas represent a distinct clinical entity?
    Philip M Spanheimer
    Department of Surgery, University of Iowa, Iowa City, IA
    Surgery 154:714-8; discussion 718-9. 2013
  10. ncbi request reprint Discriminating pheochromocytomas from other adrenal lesions: the dilemma of elevated catecholamines
    Jennifer C Carr
    Department of Surgery, University of Iowa Carver College of Medicine, Iowa City, IA, USA
    Ann Surg Oncol 20:3855-61. 2013

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Publications21

  1. doi request reprint Risk of subsequent primary thyroid cancer after another malignancy: latency trends in a population-based study
    Geeta Lal
    Department of Surgery, University of Iowa Hospitals and Clinics, Iowa City, IA, USA
    Ann Surg Oncol 19:1887-96. 2012
    ..To evaluate the risk of a subsequent primary thyroid cancer (SPTC) in patients with common invasive cancers, with attention to latency trends and histology associations...
  2. doi request reprint PET-CT scans in recurrent or persistent differentiated thyroid cancer: is there added utility beyond conventional imaging?
    Geeta Lal
    Department of Surgery, University of Iowa Hospitals and Clinics, Iowa City, Iowa 52242, USA
    Surgery 148:1082-9; discussion 1089-90. 2010
    ..Integrated positron emission tomography (PET)-computed tomography (CT) may have advantages over conventional imaging in localizing recurrent or persistent differentiated thyroid cancer...
  3. doi request reprint Extracellular matrix 1 (ECM1) expression is a novel prognostic marker for poor long-term survival in breast cancer: a Hospital-based Cohort Study in Iowa
    Geeta Lal
    Department of Surgery, University of Iowa, Iowa City, IA, USA
    Ann Surg Oncol 16:2280-7. 2009
    ..We sought to further evaluate ECM1 expression and its effect on prognosis in an unselected cohort of patients with breast cancer...
  4. doi request reprint Determinants of survival in patients with calciphylaxis: a multivariate analysis
    Geeta Lal
    Department of Surgery, University of Iowa Hospitals, Iowa City, IA 52242, USA
    Surgery 146:1028-34. 2009
    ..Our study aims to assess the factors affecting survival in patients with calciphylaxis...
  5. pmc Regulation of 14-3-3sigma expression in human thyroid carcinoma is epigenetically regulated by aberrant cytosine methylation
    Geeta Lal
    Department of Surgery, Division of Surgical Oncology, University of Iowa Hospitals and Clinics, 200 Hawkins Drive, 4641 JCP, Iowa City, IA 52242, USA
    Cancer Lett 267:165-74. 2008
    ..In addition, 5-aza-dC treatment increased 14-3-3sigma expression in the FTC-238 and NPA cell lines, which had low baseline expression. We conclude 14-3-3sigma expression in thyroid carcinomas is regulated by CpG island hypermethylation...
  6. ncbi request reprint ECM1 expression in thyroid tumors--a comparison of real-time RT-PCR and IHC
    Geeta Lal
    Department of Surgery, Section of Surgical Oncology and Endocrine Surgery University of Iowa Hospitals and Clinics, Iowa City, Iowa 52242, USA
    J Surg Res 149:62-8. 2008
    ..The purpose of the current study is to evaluate and compare ECM1 expression by real-time RT-PCR with immunohistochemistry (IHC) as diagnostic aids in thyroid neoplasms...
  7. ncbi request reprint Minimally invasive parathyroidectomy and preoperative MIBI scans: correlation of gland weight and preoperative PTH
    Daniel Calva-Cerqueira
    Department of Surgery, University of Iowa Carver College of Medicine, IA, USA
    J Am Coll Surg 205:S38-44. 2007
    ..This strategy depends on preoperative localization tests, of which the MIBI scan is the most commonly used. This study details one surgeon's MIP experience and examines factors that correlate with the results of sestamibi (MIBI) scans...
  8. ncbi request reprint RIZ1 is epigenetically inactivated by promoter hypermethylation in thyroid carcinoma
    Geeta Lal
    Department of Surgery, Division of Surgical Oncology, University of Iowa, Iowa City, Iowa, USA
    Cancer 107:2752-9. 2006
    ..RIZ1 expression is lost in a variety of tumors, primarily by means of epigenetic mechanisms that involve promoter hypermethylation...
  9. pmc Do giant parathyroid adenomas represent a distinct clinical entity?
    Philip M Spanheimer
    Department of Surgery, University of Iowa, Iowa City, IA
    Surgery 154:714-8; discussion 718-9. 2013
    ..The size of abnormal parathyroid glands in patients with primary hyperparathyroidism (PHPT) is highly variable, but the clinical significance of giant glands is unknown...
  10. ncbi request reprint Discriminating pheochromocytomas from other adrenal lesions: the dilemma of elevated catecholamines
    Jennifer C Carr
    Department of Surgery, University of Iowa Carver College of Medicine, Iowa City, IA, USA
    Ann Surg Oncol 20:3855-61. 2013
    ..We reviewed patients with adrenal masses and elevated levels of catecholamines to determine the value of different preoperative tests in diagnosing pheochromocytomas...
  11. doi request reprint When is prophylactic thyroidectomy indicated for patients with the RET codon 609 mutation?
    Daniel Calva
    Department of Surgery, Division of Surgical Oncology and Endocrine Surgery, University of Iowa College of Medicine, Iowa City, IA, USA
    Ann Surg Oncol 16:2237-44. 2009
    ..We report a three-generation family with C609Y RET mutation where members having prophylactic or therapeutic thyroidectomy call the current recommendations for age at thyroidectomy into question...
  12. doi request reprint Invasion in follicular thyroid cancer cell lines is mediated by EphA2 and pAkt
    Yunxia O'Malley
    Division of Surgical Oncology and Endocrine Surgery, University of Iowa Carver College of Medicine, Iowa City, IA 52242 1086, USA
    Surgery 152:1218-24. 2012
    ..Phosphorylated Akt (pAkt) plays a role in the regulation of thyroid cancer invasion and metastasis. We investigated the role of EphA2 and Akt in FTC-133 and FTC-238, 2 closely related human cell lines with differing invasive phenotypes...
  13. doi request reprint Surveillance and intervention after thyroid lobectomy
    Philip M Spanheimer
    Department of Surgery, University of Iowa Carver College of Medicine, Iowa City, IA, Iowa
    Ann Surg Oncol 18:1729-33. 2011
    ..After thyroid lobectomy, many patients require ongoing care. This study sought to quantify the rates of surveillance and intervention after thyroid lobectomy...
  14. ncbi request reprint Role for limited neck exploration in young adults with apparently sporadic primary hyperparathyroidism
    Laura A Adam
    Department of Surgery, Division of Surgical Oncology and Endocrine Surgery, University of Iowa Hospitals and Clinics, 200 Hawkins Drive, Iowa City, IA 52242, USA
    World J Surg 32:1518-24. 2008
    ..We hypothesized that young adults (ages 16-40 years) without familial PHPT have a disease process similar to that in older patients...
  15. ncbi request reprint Should total thyroidectomy become the preferred procedure for surgical management of Graves' disease?
    Geeta Lal
    Department of Surgery, University of Iowa Hospitals and Clinics, Iowa City, Iowa, USA
    Thyroid 15:569-74. 2005
    ..Total or near-total thyroidectomy obviates these disadvantages and can be performed without increased complication rates, thus appearing to be the preferred extent of thyroidectomy for Graves' disease...
  16. doi request reprint Expansion of a cell population expressing stem cell markers in parathyroid glands from patients with hyperparathyroidism
    Sandy H Fang
    Department of Surgery, University of Iowa, Iowa City, IA 52242, USA
    Ann Surg 251:107-13. 2010
    ..We sought to examine abnormal parathyroid glands for the presence of stem cells...
  17. ncbi request reprint Preoperative evaluation of thyroglossal duct cysts: children versus adults-is there a difference?
    Anuradha R Bhama
    Department of Surgery, University of Iowa, 200 Hawkins Drive, 4641 JCP, Iowa City, IA, USA
    Am J Surg 207:902-6. 2014
    ..Thyroglossal duct cysts (TGDCs) are common in children but also present in adults. This study evaluates the preoperative management and postoperative outcomes in patients with a resected TGDC...
  18. pmc Human Melanoma cells over-express extracellular matrix 1 (ECM1) which is regulated by TFAP2C
    Geeta Lal
    Department of Surgery, University of Iowa, Iowa City, Iowa, United States of America
    PLoS ONE 8:e73953. 2013
    ..Our investigations show an as yet unrecognized role for TFAP2C in melanoma via its regulation of ECM1. ..
  19. doi request reprint Parathyroid cancer
    Sandy H Fang
    Division of Surgical Oncology and Endocrine Surgery, Department of Surgery, University of Iowa Hospitals and Clinics, Iowa City, Iowa 52242, USA
    Endocr Pract 17:36-43. 2011
    ..To review the current knowledge pertaining to the etiology, molecular pathogenesis, and management of parathyroid carcinoma, a rare presentation of primary hyperparathyroidism...
  20. ncbi request reprint Accuracy of preoperative localization studies and intraoperative parathyroid hormone assay in patients with primary hyperparathyroidism and double adenoma
    Mehmet Haciyanli
    Department of Surgery, University of California San Francisco Mount Zion Medical Center, San Francisco, CA, USA
    J Am Coll Surg 197:739-46. 2003
    ..The purpose of this retrospective investigation was to evaluate the results of preoperative localization studies and intraoperative parathyroid hormone (IOPTH) assay in patients with primary hyperparathyroidism and double adenomas...
  21. ncbi request reprint Coagulopathy, marantic endocarditis, and cerebrovascular accidents as paraneoplastic features in medullary thyroid cancer--case report and review of the literature
    Geeta Lal
    Department of Surgery, University of California, San Francisco, UCSF Mt Zion Medical Center, San Francisco, California 94143, USA
    Thyroid 13:601-5. 2003
    ..The literature pertaining to the diagnosis and management of hypercoagulability states in patients with cancer, in general, and thyroid cancer, in particular, is reviewed...