E J Glusac

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Affiliation: Yale University
Country: USA

Publications

  1. doi request reprint The melanoma 'epidemic': lessons from prostate cancer
    Earl J Glusac
    Department of Pathology and Dermatology, Yale University School of Medicine, New Haven, CT 06510 3206, USA
    J Cutan Pathol 39:17-20. 2012
  2. doi request reprint The melanoma 'epidemic', a dermatopathologist's perspective
    Earl J Glusac
    Department of Pathology and Dermatology, Yale University School of Medicine, New Haven, CT, USA
    J Cutan Pathol 38:264-7. 2011
  3. ncbi request reprint More lessons from lumps: it was muscular and packed (in) a punch
    Earl J Glusac
    Department of Pathology, Yale University School of Medicine, New Haven, CN 06520 8059, USA
    Am J Dermatopathol 27:268-71. 2005
  4. ncbi request reprint Criterion by criterion, mycosis fungoides
    Earl J Glusac
    Dermatopathology Laboratory, Yale University School of Medicine, PO Box 208059, New Haven, CT 06520 8059, USA
    Am J Dermatopathol 25:264-9. 2003
  5. ncbi request reprint Under the microscope: doctors, lawyers, and melanocytic neoplasms
    Earl J Glusac
    Yale University School of Medicine, Dermatopathology Laboratory, New Haven, CT 06520 8059, USA
    J Cutan Pathol 30:287-93. 2003
  6. ncbi request reprint p63 is a useful marker for cutaneous spindle cell squamous cell carcinoma
    Jorge E Dotto
    Department of Pathology, Dermatopathology, Yale University School of Medicine, New Haven, CT 06520 8023, USA
    J Cutan Pathol 33:413-7. 2006
  7. ncbi request reprint CD56 staining in Merkel cell carcinoma and natural killer-cell lymphoma: magic bullet, diagnostic pitfall, or both?
    Jennifer M McNiff
    Department of Dermatology, Yale University School of Medicine, New Haven, CT 06520 8059, USA
    J Cutan Pathol 32:541-5. 2005
  8. ncbi request reprint Transimmunization for cutaneous T cell lymphoma: a Phase I study
    Michael Girardi
    Department of Dermatology, Yale University School of Medicine, CT 06520 8059, USA
    Leuk Lymphoma 47:1495-503. 2006
  9. doi request reprint Squamous cell carcinomas with single cell infiltration: a potential diagnostic pitfall and the utility of MNF116 and p63
    Christine J Ko
    Department of Dermatology, Yale University School of Medicine, New Haven, CT, USA
    J Cutan Pathol 35:353-7. 2008
  10. ncbi request reprint Cellular digital fibromas: distinctive CD34-positive lesions that may mimic dermatofibrosarcoma protuberans
    Jennifer M McNiff
    Departments of Dermatology and Pathology, Yale University School of Medicine, New Haven, CT, USA
    J Cutan Pathol 32:413-8. 2005

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Publications32

  1. doi request reprint The melanoma 'epidemic': lessons from prostate cancer
    Earl J Glusac
    Department of Pathology and Dermatology, Yale University School of Medicine, New Haven, CT 06510 3206, USA
    J Cutan Pathol 39:17-20. 2012
    ..Overdiagnosis is not unique to melanoma screening but is prevalent in screening for cancers of other organs, including the thyroid and prostate glands...
  2. doi request reprint The melanoma 'epidemic', a dermatopathologist's perspective
    Earl J Glusac
    Department of Pathology and Dermatology, Yale University School of Medicine, New Haven, CT, USA
    J Cutan Pathol 38:264-7. 2011
    ..Consequences of the apparent melanoma epidemic are also explored herein...
  3. ncbi request reprint More lessons from lumps: it was muscular and packed (in) a punch
    Earl J Glusac
    Department of Pathology, Yale University School of Medicine, New Haven, CN 06520 8059, USA
    Am J Dermatopathol 27:268-71. 2005
  4. ncbi request reprint Criterion by criterion, mycosis fungoides
    Earl J Glusac
    Dermatopathology Laboratory, Yale University School of Medicine, PO Box 208059, New Haven, CT 06520 8059, USA
    Am J Dermatopathol 25:264-9. 2003
    ..Three recent blind histologic studies have addressed this topic, however, and their results and those of other studies are reviewed and compared herein...
  5. ncbi request reprint Under the microscope: doctors, lawyers, and melanocytic neoplasms
    Earl J Glusac
    Yale University School of Medicine, Dermatopathology Laboratory, New Haven, CT 06520 8059, USA
    J Cutan Pathol 30:287-93. 2003
    ..Misdiagnosed melanoma remains one of the most common causes of lawsuits in histopathology. Reasons for this are discussed in conjunction with relevant literature, common errors in diagnosis, and strategies to avoid them...
  6. ncbi request reprint p63 is a useful marker for cutaneous spindle cell squamous cell carcinoma
    Jorge E Dotto
    Department of Pathology, Dermatopathology, Yale University School of Medicine, New Haven, CT 06520 8023, USA
    J Cutan Pathol 33:413-7. 2006
    ..This lesion is sometimes difficult to diagnose based purely on morphologic features. p63 is a member of the p53 gene family that can be identified in epithelial malignancies...
  7. ncbi request reprint CD56 staining in Merkel cell carcinoma and natural killer-cell lymphoma: magic bullet, diagnostic pitfall, or both?
    Jennifer M McNiff
    Department of Dermatology, Yale University School of Medicine, New Haven, CT 06520 8059, USA
    J Cutan Pathol 32:541-5. 2005
    ..In MCC altered by crush artifact or obscured by lymphocytes, the histologic features coupled with CD56 positivity can lead to an erroneous impression of NK-cell lymphoma...
  8. ncbi request reprint Transimmunization for cutaneous T cell lymphoma: a Phase I study
    Michael Girardi
    Department of Dermatology, Yale University School of Medicine, CT 06520 8059, USA
    Leuk Lymphoma 47:1495-503. 2006
    ..021). Because this therapy permits the synchronous induction and tumor loading of DC, with minimal toxicity, Transimmunization may merit further investigation in CTCL and other malignancies...
  9. doi request reprint Squamous cell carcinomas with single cell infiltration: a potential diagnostic pitfall and the utility of MNF116 and p63
    Christine J Ko
    Department of Dermatology, Yale University School of Medicine, New Haven, CT, USA
    J Cutan Pathol 35:353-7. 2008
    ..CK MNF116 and p63 were useful in identifying each of these neoplasms. This single--cell pattern of SCC can easily be misdiagnosed, and CK MNF116 and/or p63 are diagnostically helpful in recognizing it...
  10. ncbi request reprint Cellular digital fibromas: distinctive CD34-positive lesions that may mimic dermatofibrosarcoma protuberans
    Jennifer M McNiff
    Departments of Dermatology and Pathology, Yale University School of Medicine, New Haven, CT, USA
    J Cutan Pathol 32:413-8. 2005
    ..Digital fibromas are common benign acral tumors typically reported as angiofibromas (AFs) or acquired digital fibrokeratomas (ADFs). Cellular variants are not well recognized...
  11. doi request reprint Melanocytic nevi with features of Spitz nevi and Clark's/dysplastic nevi ("Spark's" nevi)
    Christine J Ko
    Department of Dermatology, Yale University School of Medicine, New Haven, CT 06520, USA
    J Cutan Pathol 36:1063-8. 2009
    ..Nevi with cytologic characteristics of Spitz nevus and architectural features of Clark's/dysplastic nevus are not well recognized in the literature...
  12. ncbi request reprint The characteristic histopathologic features of nevi on and around the ear
    Rossitza Lazova
    Department of Dermatology, Yale University School of Medicine, New Haven, CT 06520 8059, USA
    J Cutan Pathol 32:40-4. 2005
    ..The purpose of this study was to characterize the distinctive features of nevi with a junctional component located on and around the ear...
  13. doi request reprint Promontory sign--present in patch and plaque stage of angiosarcoma!
    Rossitza Lazova
    Department of Dermatology, Yale University School of Medicine, New Haven, CT 06520 8059, USA
    Am J Dermatopathol 31:132-6. 2009
    ..The presence of promontory sign has not been emphasized in lesions other than Kaposi sarcoma, but seems to be a feature that is not uncommon in patch/plaque stage AS...
  14. doi request reprint "Clark/dysplastic" nevi with florid fibroplasia associated with pseudomelanomatous features
    Christine J Ko
    Department of Dermatology and Pathology, Yale University School of Medicine, New Haven, CT, USA
    J Am Acad Dermatol 64:346-51. 2011
    ..Melanocytic nevi may exhibit histologic features in common with cutaneous melanoma, creating diagnostic difficulties...
  15. ncbi request reprint Characterizing the protective component of the alphabeta T cell response to transplantable squamous cell carcinoma
    Michael Girardi
    Department of Dermatology, Yale University School of Medicine, New Haven, Connecticut 06520 8059, USA
    J Invest Dermatol 122:699-706. 2004
    ..Collectively, these data illustrate which components of the alphabeta T cell response against SCC have protective potential, and indicate which aspects of tumor physiology may be most susceptible to their activities...
  16. ncbi request reprint Histologic features of melanocytic nevi seen in association with mycosis fungoides
    Jennifer M McNiff
    Department of Dermatology, Yale University School of Medicine, New Haven, CT, USA
    J Cutan Pathol 30:606-10. 2003
    ..Many different tumors have been reported to occur simultaneously as collision lesions. To date, no such events have been reported between mycosis fungoides (MFs) and melanocytic neoplasms...
  17. ncbi request reprint Numerous, small, darkly pigmented melanocytic nevi: the cheetah phenotype
    Phung M Huynh
    Department of Dermatology, Yale University School of Medicine, New Haven, Connecticut 06520, USA
    J Am Acad Dermatol 48:707-13. 2003
    ..The presence of multiple atypical nevi or numerous melanocytic nevi increases the risk for the development of cutaneous melanoma...
  18. ncbi request reprint Pointillist nevi
    P M Huynh
    Department of Dermatology, Yale University School of Medicine, 333 Cedar St, New Haven, CT 06520, USA
    J Am Acad Dermatol 45:397-400. 2001
    ..The clinical and histologic features of pointillist nevi add to the spectrum of unusual patterns of pigmentation that may be encountered in benign melanocytic lesions...
  19. pmc Mohs micrographic surgery histopathology concordance
    Kavita Mariwalla
    Department of Dermatology, Yale University School of Medicine, New Haven, Connecticut, USA
    J Am Acad Dermatol 60:94-8. 2009
    ..The low recurrence rate and tissue-sparing benefit associated with Mohs micrographic surgery (MMS) requires accurate interpretation of frozen sections by the MMS surgeon...
  20. ncbi request reprint Sezary syndrome: cutaneous immunoperoxidase double-labeling technique demonstrates CD4/CD8 ratio non-specificity
    Erika M Balfour
    Department of Pathology, University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences, 4301 West Markham Street, Little Rock, AR 72205, USA
    J Cutan Pathol 30:437-42. 2003
    ..These include an increased T-cell count with a CD4/CD8 ratio of > or =10, in conjunction with evidence of a T-cell clone in the blood (Willemze et al., Blood 1997; 90: 354-371)...
  21. ncbi request reprint Epithelioid cell histiocytoma--histogenetic and kinetics analysis of dermal microvascular unit dendritic cell subpopulations
    Jeffrey S Silverman
    Southside Hospital, Department of Pathology, Bay Shore, NY, USA
    J Cutan Pathol 30:415-22. 2003
    ..Thought to arise from dermal dendrocytes, most ECH contain approximately 50% FXIIIa+ histiocytic dendrocytes, but not all lesional cells express FXIIIa. A putative fibroblastic component has not been characterized...
  22. ncbi request reprint Metastatic cutaneous carcinoid tumor mimicking an adnexal poroid neoplasm
    Puja Kumari Puri
    Department of Pathology, The George Washington University, Washington, DC 20037, USA
    J Cutan Pathol 35:54-7. 2008
    ..Metastatic cutaneous neoplasms may be difficult to differentiate from primary cutaneous neoplasms. Herein, we report an unusual case of metastatic cutaneous carcinoid tumor mimicking an adnexal poroid neoplasm...
  23. pmc Evaluation of T-cell receptor gene rearrangements in patients with recurrent patch/plaque (T2) CTCL (mycosis fungoides)
    M Thayu
    Department of Pathology, Yale University School of Medicine, New Haven, Connecticut, USA
    Yale J Biol Med 72:365-75. 1999
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  24. ncbi request reprint Langerhans cell hyperplasia in scabies: a mimic of Langerhans cell histiocytosis
    Pradip Bhattacharjee
    Department of Pathology, Yale University School of Medicine, New Haven, CT 06520 8059, USA
    J Cutan Pathol 34:716-20. 2007
    ..Scabies can mimic a variety of inflammatory and lymphoproliferative disorders. It is under-recognized that scabies can also mimic Langerhans cell histiocytosis...
  25. ncbi request reprint Fatal subcutaneous panniculitis-like T-cell lymphoma with interface change and dermal mucin, a dead ringer for lupus erythematosus
    Linglei Ma
    Department of Pathology, Yale New Haven Hospital, Yale University, School of Medicine, New Haven, CT 06520, USA
    J Cutan Pathol 32:360-5. 2005
    ..The patient developed fatal hemophagocytic syndrome, involving liver, spleen, lymph nodes, and bone marrow. This case is one amongst the rare reports of subcutaneous panniculitis-like T-cell lymphoma with systemic involvement...
  26. ncbi request reprint Brainstem involvement by mycosis fungoides in a patient with large-cell transformation: a case report and review of literature
    Ning Li
    Department of Pathology, Yale University School of Medicine, New Haven, CT, USA
    J Cutan Pathol 30:326-31. 2003
    ..However, CNS involvement in the absence of progressive skin lesions or other extracutaneous involvement has been reported rarely in patients with transformed MF...
  27. ncbi request reprint Clonal analysis of cutaneous fibrous histiocytoma (dermatofibroma)
    Pei Hui
    Department of Pathology, Yale University School of Medicine, New Haven, CT 06520, USA
    J Cutan Pathol 29:385-9. 2002
    ..Diagnostically, the most important question faced is the distinction from dermatofibrosarcoma protuberans (DFSP). Misdiagnosis can occur, as the early phase of DFSP can simulate DF, particularly the deep and cellular forms of DF...
  28. pmc Characterizing tumor-promoting T cells in chemically induced cutaneous carcinogenesis
    Scott J Roberts
    Department of Dermatology, Yale University School of Medicine, New Haven, CT 06520 8059, USA
    Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A 104:6770-5. 2007
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  29. ncbi request reprint Primary cutaneous B-cell lymphoma treated with radiotherapy: a comparison of the European Organization for Research and Treatment of Cancer and the WHO classification systems
    Benjamin D Smith
    Department of Therapeutic Radiology, Section of Oncology, Yale University School of Medicine, 333 Cedar St, PO Box 208040, New Haven, CT 06520, USA
    J Clin Oncol 22:634-9. 2004
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  30. ncbi request reprint The clinical appearance of clonal nevi (inverted type A nevi)
    Phung M Huynh
    Department of Dermatology at Wayne State University, Detroit, Michigan, USA
    Int J Dermatol 43:882-5. 2004
    ..CONCLUSIONS: The appearance of clonal nevi--tan with a focus of blue-gray to blue-black pigmentation--allows one to recognize the lesion clinically...
  31. doi request reprint Toxic erythema of chemotherapy: a useful clinical term
    Jean L Bolognia
    J Am Acad Dermatol 59:524-9. 2008
  32. ncbi request reprint What to call the LEJC-BFV nevus?
    Earl J Glusac
    J Cutan Pathol 31:521-2. 2004