Neda A Moatamed

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Affiliation: University of California
Country: USA

Publications

  1. doi ProEx C as an adjunct marker to improve cytological detection of urothelial carcinoma in urinary specimens
    Neda A Moatamed
    Department of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine, David Geffen School of Medicine at University of California Los Angeles UCLA, Los Angeles, California 90095 1732, USA
    Cancer Cytopathol 121:320-8. 2013
  2. doi In Papanicolaou smears, benign appearing endometrial cells bear no significance in predicting uterine endometrial adenocarcinomas
    Neda A Moatamed
    Department of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine, David Geffen School of Medicine at UCLA, Los Angeles, CA 90095 1732, USA
    Diagn Cytopathol 41:335-41. 2013
  3. doi Exclusion of the uniform tetraploid cells significantly improves specificity of the urine FISH assay
    Neda A Moatamed
    Department of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine, David Geffen School of Medicine at UCLA, Los Angeles, California, USA
    Diagn Cytopathol 41:218-25. 2013
  4. doi Primary effusion lymphoma involving the cerebrospinal fluid
    Neda A Moatamed
    Department of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine, David Geffen School of Medicine at UCLA, Los Angeles, California, USA
    Diagn Cytopathol 40:635-8. 2012
  5. ncbi Extensive sampling changes T-staging of infiltrating lobular carcinoma of breast: a comparative study of gross versus microscopic tumor sizes
    Neda A Moatamed
    Department of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine, David Geffen School of Medicine at University of California at Los Angeles, Los Angeles, California 90095, USA
    Breast J 12:511-7. 2006
  6. doi A correlation study of diagnostic fine-needle aspiration with histologic diagnosis in cystic neck lesions
    Neda A Moatamed
    Department of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine, David Geffen School of Medicine at UCLA, Los Angeles, California, USA
    Diagn Cytopathol 37:720-6. 2009
  7. doi Heterotopic breast tissue versus occult metastatic carcinoma in lymph node, a diagnostic dilemma
    Steven J Ohsie
    Department of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine, David Geffen School of Medicine at UCLA, Los Angeles, CA 90095, USA
    Ann Diagn Pathol 14:260-3. 2010
  8. doi High concordance between HercepTest immunohistochemistry and ERBB2 fluorescence in situ hybridization before and after implementation of American Society of Clinical Oncology/College of American Pathology 2007 guidelines
    Maria E Vergara-Lluri
    Department of Pathology, David Geffen School of Medicine at University of California Los Angeles, Los Angeles, CA 90098 1732, USA
    Mod Pathol 25:1326-32. 2012
  9. doi Effect of ischemic time, fixation time, and fixative type on HER2/neu immunohistochemical and fluorescence in situ hybridization results in breast cancer
    Neda A Moatamed
    Dept of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine, David Geffen School of Medicine, University of California Los Angeles, 10833 Le Conte Ave CHS, Los Angeles, CA 90095, USA
    Am J Clin Pathol 136:754-61. 2011
  10. ncbi Pathologic quiz case: a woman with dysphagia and unusual histologic findings in the esophagus. Residual tracheobronchial remnants, consistent with the history of TEF. Tracheoesophageal fistula
    Neda A Moatamed
    Department of Pathology, University of Southern California School of Medicine, Los Angeles, USA
    Arch Pathol Lab Med 127:1523-4. 2003

Detail Information

Publications20

  1. doi ProEx C as an adjunct marker to improve cytological detection of urothelial carcinoma in urinary specimens
    Neda A Moatamed
    Department of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine, David Geffen School of Medicine at University of California Los Angeles UCLA, Los Angeles, California 90095 1732, USA
    Cancer Cytopathol 121:320-8. 2013
    ..This study was designed to determine the utility of ProEx C in urine cytology samples for improving the detection of urothelial carcinomas where a significant number of urine cytology specimens are diagnosed as "atypia."..
  2. doi In Papanicolaou smears, benign appearing endometrial cells bear no significance in predicting uterine endometrial adenocarcinomas
    Neda A Moatamed
    Department of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine, David Geffen School of Medicine at UCLA, Los Angeles, CA 90095 1732, USA
    Diagn Cytopathol 41:335-41. 2013
    ..91; indicating insignificant differences between the two groups. We conclude that presence of BECs in the Pap smears of ≥40-years-old women signal no significance as a harbinger of endometrial adenocarcinoma...
  3. doi Exclusion of the uniform tetraploid cells significantly improves specificity of the urine FISH assay
    Neda A Moatamed
    Department of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine, David Geffen School of Medicine at UCLA, Los Angeles, California, USA
    Diagn Cytopathol 41:218-25. 2013
    ..We conclude that exclusion of the UTCs as abnormal cells would result in a more solid performance of the FISH assay...
  4. doi Primary effusion lymphoma involving the cerebrospinal fluid
    Neda A Moatamed
    Department of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine, David Geffen School of Medicine at UCLA, Los Angeles, California, USA
    Diagn Cytopathol 40:635-8. 2012
    ..We report a case of primary effusion lymphoma which has involved the cerebrospinal fluid. To our knowledge, this is the first case of PEL reported in the cerebrospinal fluid...
  5. ncbi Extensive sampling changes T-staging of infiltrating lobular carcinoma of breast: a comparative study of gross versus microscopic tumor sizes
    Neda A Moatamed
    Department of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine, David Geffen School of Medicine at University of California at Los Angeles, Los Angeles, California 90095, USA
    Breast J 12:511-7. 2006
    ..Therefore, the T-stages of the tumors with a gross size of 5 cm or less may change by microscopic resizing after an extensive sampling of the specimen...
  6. doi A correlation study of diagnostic fine-needle aspiration with histologic diagnosis in cystic neck lesions
    Neda A Moatamed
    Department of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine, David Geffen School of Medicine at UCLA, Los Angeles, California, USA
    Diagn Cytopathol 37:720-6. 2009
    ..The overall performance of the FNA showed 76% sensitivity and 100% specificity. In conclusion, FNA of the cystic neck lesions offers an invaluable and highly specific initial diagnostic approach for the management of the patients...
  7. doi Heterotopic breast tissue versus occult metastatic carcinoma in lymph node, a diagnostic dilemma
    Steven J Ohsie
    Department of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine, David Geffen School of Medicine at UCLA, Los Angeles, CA 90095, USA
    Ann Diagn Pathol 14:260-3. 2010
    ..The diagnosis of occult metastatic tumor was based on the lack of the myoepithelial layers associated with the ductal structures. The diagnostic dilemma of the differential diagnoses is discussed, and pertinent literature is reviewed...
  8. doi High concordance between HercepTest immunohistochemistry and ERBB2 fluorescence in situ hybridization before and after implementation of American Society of Clinical Oncology/College of American Pathology 2007 guidelines
    Maria E Vergara-Lluri
    Department of Pathology, David Geffen School of Medicine at University of California Los Angeles, Los Angeles, CA 90098 1732, USA
    Mod Pathol 25:1326-32. 2012
    ..In our study, implementation of the new ASCO/CAP 2007 HER2 guidelines did not show a significant difference in concordance rates and did not decrease the number of inconclusive cases...
  9. doi Effect of ischemic time, fixation time, and fixative type on HER2/neu immunohistochemical and fluorescence in situ hybridization results in breast cancer
    Neda A Moatamed
    Dept of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine, David Geffen School of Medicine, University of California Los Angeles, 10833 Le Conte Ave CHS, Los Angeles, CA 90095, USA
    Am J Clin Pathol 136:754-61. 2011
    ..Our study demonstrates that HER2/neu results remain accurate beyond ASCO/CAP-recommended preanalytic variables, with the exception of Bouin solution for FISH analysis...
  10. ncbi Pathologic quiz case: a woman with dysphagia and unusual histologic findings in the esophagus. Residual tracheobronchial remnants, consistent with the history of TEF. Tracheoesophageal fistula
    Neda A Moatamed
    Department of Pathology, University of Southern California School of Medicine, Los Angeles, USA
    Arch Pathol Lab Med 127:1523-4. 2003
  11. doi Accurate classification of sentinel lymph node metastases in patients with lobular breast carcinoma
    Sophia K Apple
    UCLA Path and Lab Med, University of California Los Angeles, CA 90095 1732, USA
    Breast 19:360-4. 2010
    ..The criteria for assessing small volume metastases in the sentinel lymph node of patients with invasive lobular carcinoma need to be more clearly defined...
  12. doi Reflex high risk HPV testing in atypical squamous cells, cannot exclude high grade intraepithelial lesion: a large institution's experience with the significance of this often ordered test
    Gretchen E Galliano
    Department of Pathology, Division of Cytopathology, David Geffen School of Medicine at UCLA, Los Angeles, CA 90095 1732, USA
    Acta Cytol 55:167-72. 2011
    ..Cervical cytology specimens diagnosed with ASC-H consist of squamous cells with equivocal cytology for high-grade dysplastic lesions. We reviewed our cases of ASC-H with reflex HPV testing to evaluate this patient population...
  13. pmc Significance of lobular intraepithelial neoplasia at margins of breast conservation specimens: a report of 38 cases and literature review
    Sophia K Apple
    Department of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine, David Geffen School of Medicine at UCLA, Los Angeles, California, U, S, A, Box 951732, 1P 244 CHS Los Angeles, CA 90095 1732 USA
    Diagn Pathol 5:54. 2010
    ..The aim is to determine whether there is an increase incidence of recurrence when LIN is found at surgical margins on BCT...
  14. pmc Paraganglioma with unusual presentation in parotid gland: A diagnostic dilemma in fine needle aspiration
    Anagh A Vora
    Address Department of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine, David Geffen School of Medicine at UCLA, Los Angeles, California, USA
    Cytojournal 9:26. 2012
    ..The clinical presentation, cytomorphology, and the immunohistochemical features for the diagnosis are described. To our knowledge, this is the first case of paraganglioma of the parotid gland reported in the literature...
  15. doi Genital rhabdomyoma of the urethra in an infant girl
    David Y Lu
    Department of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine, David Geffen School of Medicine at UCLA, Los Angeles, CA 90095, USA
    Hum Pathol 43:597-600. 2012
    ..Skeletal muscle differentiation of the tumor cells was supported by positive immunohistochemical staining for desmin and myogenin. To our knowledge, this is the first case of urethral genital-type rhabdomyoma in a child...
  16. doi A correlation study on diagnostic endoscopic ultrasound-guided fine-needle aspiration of lymph nodes with histological and clinical diagnoses, the UCLA Medical Center experience
    Bita V Naini
    Department of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine, David Geffen School of Medicine at UCLA, Los Angeles, California, USA
    Diagn Cytopathol 36:460-6. 2008
    ..In conclusion, EUS-FNA offers an invaluable approach for diagnostic examination of the internal lymph nodes where percutaneous FNA is either difficult or impossible. impossible...
  17. doi Comparison of fluorescent in situ hybridization HER-2/neu results on core needle biopsy and excisional biopsy in primary breast cancer
    Sophia K Apple
    Department of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine, David Geffen School of Medicine at UCLA, UCLA Center for the Health Sciences, Los Angeles, CA 90095, USA
    Mod Pathol 22:1151-9. 2009
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  18. ncbi Sebaceous adenoma of the parotid gland: a case report with fine needle aspiration findings and histologic correlation
    Sophia K Apple
    Department of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine, David Geffen School of Medicine, University of California at Los Angeles Center for the Health Sciences, Los Angeles, California 90095 1732, USA
    Acta Cytol 53:419-22. 2009
    ..In particular, recognition of this entity in cytologic specimens is important to avoid radical surgery...
  19. pmc Pleomorphic adenoma of the vulva, clinical reminder of a rare occurrence
    Albert Su
    Department of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine, David Geffen School of Medicine at UCLA, Los Angeles, CA, USA
    Rare Tumors 4:e16. 2012
    ..It is a rare tumor in the vulva. In this article we are reporting a case of pleomorphic adenoma of labia with characteristic pathologic and clinical findings, as reminder of a common benign neoplasm occurring with rare locality...
  20. doi Fine needle aspiration of pigmented villonodular synovitis of the temporomandibular joint
    David Y Lu
    Department of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine, David Geffen School of Medicine at UCLA, Los Angeles, California 90095, USA
    Diagn Cytopathol 39:45-8. 2011
    ..The differential diagnosis of PVNS in the context of its location in and around the TMJ is also discussed...