Vinita Parkash

Summary

Affiliation: Yale University
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Psammoma bodies in cervicovaginal smears: incidence and significance
    Vinita Parkash
    Department of Pathology, Yale University School of Medicine, New Haven, CT 06520 8070, USA
    Diagn Cytopathol 26:81-6. 2002
  2. doi request reprint The legal system and the surgical pathologist: through the eyes of the defendant
    Vinita Parkash
    Surgical Pathology, Bridgeport Hospital, Yale University School of Medicine, New Haven, CT 06511, USA
    Am J Surg Pathol 32:316-22. 2008
  3. pmc The clinicopathologic significance of p53 and BAF-250a (ARID1A) expression in clear cell carcinoma of the endometrium
    Oluwole Fadare
    Department of Pathology, Microbiology and Immunology, Vanderbilt University School of Medicine, Nashville, TN 37232, USA
    Mod Pathol 26:1101-10. 2013
  4. pmc Expression of the oncofetal protein IGF2BP3 in endometrial clear cell carcinoma: assessment of frequency and significance
    Oluwole Fadare
    Department of Pathology, Microbiology and Immunology, Vanderbilt University School of Medicine, Nashville, TN 37232, USA
    Hum Pathol 44:1508-15. 2013
  5. doi request reprint Frequent expression of napsin a in clear cell carcinoma of the endometrium: potential diagnostic utility
    Oluwole Fadare
    Departments of Pathology, Microbiology and Immunology Obstetrics and Gynecology, Vanderbilt University School of Medicine, Nashville, TN Department of Pathology, University of Chicago, Chicago, IL Department of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine, Emory University Hospital, Atlanta, GA Department of Pathology, University of Utah School of Medicine and ARUP Laboratories, Salt Lake City, UT Department of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine, North Shore LIJ Health System and Hofstra North Shore LIJ School of Medicine, New Hyde Park, NY Department of Pathology, University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences, Little Rock, AR Departments of Pathology Obstetrics and Gynecology, University of Arizona College of Medicine, Tucson, AZ Department of Pathology, Yale University School of Medicine, New Haven Department of Pathology, Bridgeport Hospital, Bridgeport, CT Department of Pathology, Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center and Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA
    Am J Surg Pathol 38:189-96. 2014
  6. doi request reprint International Internet-based assessment of observer variability for diagnostically challenging endometrial biopsies
    Jonathan D Marotti
    Department of Pathology, Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center and Harvard Medical School, Boston, Massachusetts 02215, USA
    Arch Pathol Lab Med 135:464-70. 2011
  7. doi request reprint The diagnosis of endometrial carcinomas with clear cells by gynecologic pathologists: an assessment of interobserver variability and associated morphologic features
    Oluwole Fadare
    Department of Pathology, Microbiology, and Immunology, Vanderbilt University School of Medicine, Nashville, TN, USA
    Am J Surg Pathol 36:1107-18. 2012
  8. doi request reprint Precise DNA genotyping diagnosis of hydatidiform mole
    Fredilyn Lipata
    Department of Pathology, Yale University School of Medicine, New Haven, Connecticut 06520 8023, USA
    Obstet Gynecol 115:784-94. 2010
  9. ncbi request reprint Epithelioid trophoblastic tumor: clinicopathological features with an emphasis on uterine cervical involvement
    Oluwole Fadare
    Department of Pathology, Yale University School of Medicine, New Haven, CT 06520 8023, USA
    Mod Pathol 19:75-82. 2006
  10. ncbi request reprint The significance of benign endometrial cells in cervicovaginal smears
    Oluwole Fadare
    Department of Pathology, Yale University School of Medicine and Yale New Haven Hospital, New Haven, Connecticut, USA
    Adv Anat Pathol 12:274-87. 2005

Detail Information

Publications25

  1. ncbi request reprint Psammoma bodies in cervicovaginal smears: incidence and significance
    Vinita Parkash
    Department of Pathology, Yale University School of Medicine, New Haven, CT 06520 8070, USA
    Diagn Cytopathol 26:81-6. 2002
    ..Older patients (>45 yr) have a higher incidence of malignancy, even in the absence of clinical findings or atypical cells on CVS, and may warrant a surgical exploration...
  2. doi request reprint The legal system and the surgical pathologist: through the eyes of the defendant
    Vinita Parkash
    Surgical Pathology, Bridgeport Hospital, Yale University School of Medicine, New Haven, CT 06511, USA
    Am J Surg Pathol 32:316-22. 2008
    ..Some issues other than pure diagnostic errors that may result in litigation are highlighted. False medical testimony and procedures in place for sanctioning such testimony are discussed...
  3. pmc The clinicopathologic significance of p53 and BAF-250a (ARID1A) expression in clear cell carcinoma of the endometrium
    Oluwole Fadare
    Department of Pathology, Microbiology and Immunology, Vanderbilt University School of Medicine, Nashville, TN 37232, USA
    Mod Pathol 26:1101-10. 2013
    ..P53 expression may be a negative prognostic factor in this histotype, and warrants additional studies. Loss of BAF250a expression has no prognostic significance in endometrial clear cell carcinomas...
  4. pmc Expression of the oncofetal protein IGF2BP3 in endometrial clear cell carcinoma: assessment of frequency and significance
    Oluwole Fadare
    Department of Pathology, Microbiology and Immunology, Vanderbilt University School of Medicine, Nashville, TN 37232, USA
    Hum Pathol 44:1508-15. 2013
    ..These preliminary findings suggest that IMP3 expression may be involved in the pathogenesis of CCC and is worthy of further exploration...
  5. doi request reprint Frequent expression of napsin a in clear cell carcinoma of the endometrium: potential diagnostic utility
    Oluwole Fadare
    Departments of Pathology, Microbiology and Immunology Obstetrics and Gynecology, Vanderbilt University School of Medicine, Nashville, TN Department of Pathology, University of Chicago, Chicago, IL Department of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine, Emory University Hospital, Atlanta, GA Department of Pathology, University of Utah School of Medicine and ARUP Laboratories, Salt Lake City, UT Department of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine, North Shore LIJ Health System and Hofstra North Shore LIJ School of Medicine, New Hyde Park, NY Department of Pathology, University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences, Little Rock, AR Departments of Pathology Obstetrics and Gynecology, University of Arizona College of Medicine, Tucson, AZ Department of Pathology, Yale University School of Medicine, New Haven Department of Pathology, Bridgeport Hospital, Bridgeport, CT Department of Pathology, Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center and Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA
    Am J Surg Pathol 38:189-96. 2014
    ..In conclusion, napsin A is a sensitive and specific biomarker of the clear cell histotype in endometrial carcinomas and accordingly may have diagnostic utility in their histotyping. ..
  6. doi request reprint International Internet-based assessment of observer variability for diagnostically challenging endometrial biopsies
    Jonathan D Marotti
    Department of Pathology, Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center and Harvard Medical School, Boston, Massachusetts 02215, USA
    Arch Pathol Lab Med 135:464-70. 2011
    ..However, several benign mimics of EIN continue to cause diagnostic confusion...
  7. doi request reprint The diagnosis of endometrial carcinomas with clear cells by gynecologic pathologists: an assessment of interobserver variability and associated morphologic features
    Oluwole Fadare
    Department of Pathology, Microbiology, and Immunology, Vanderbilt University School of Medicine, Nashville, TN, USA
    Am J Surg Pathol 36:1107-18. 2012
    ..Cases that display broad and significant qualitative deviations from the aforementioned profile should prompt the consideration of a diagnosis other than CCC...
  8. doi request reprint Precise DNA genotyping diagnosis of hydatidiform mole
    Fredilyn Lipata
    Department of Pathology, Yale University School of Medicine, New Haven, Connecticut 06520 8023, USA
    Obstet Gynecol 115:784-94. 2010
    ..To estimate whether tissue DNA genotyping is effective for the confirmation and subclassification of hydatidiform moles...
  9. ncbi request reprint Epithelioid trophoblastic tumor: clinicopathological features with an emphasis on uterine cervical involvement
    Oluwole Fadare
    Department of Pathology, Yale University School of Medicine, New Haven, CT 06520 8023, USA
    Mod Pathol 19:75-82. 2006
    ..High index of suspicion and an awareness of elevation of serum chorionic gonadotropin are crucial in reaching a correct diagnosis...
  10. ncbi request reprint The significance of benign endometrial cells in cervicovaginal smears
    Oluwole Fadare
    Department of Pathology, Yale University School of Medicine and Yale New Haven Hospital, New Haven, Connecticut, USA
    Adv Anat Pathol 12:274-87. 2005
    ..The historical and evidentiary basis for the Bethesda 2001 recommendations, which calls for the reporting of cytologically benign endometrial cells only in patients 40 years and older, is reviewed in detail...
  11. doi request reprint Pleomorphic rhabdomyosarcoma of the uterine corpus: a clinicopathologic study of 4 cases and a review of the literature
    Oluwole Fadare
    Department of Pathology, Wilford Hall Medical Center, Lackland Air Force Base, San Antonio, Texas, USA
    Int J Gynecol Pathol 29:122-34. 2010
    ..These data indicate that pleomorphic rhabdomyosarcoma of the uterine corpus is a highly aggressive, rapidly progressive tumor with a high case-fatality rate...
  12. ncbi request reprint Primary osteosarcoma of the ovary: a case report and literature review
    Oluwole Fadare
    Department of Pathology, Yale New Haven Hospital and Yale University School of Medicine, New Haven, Connecticut, USA
    Int J Gynecol Pathol 26:21-5. 2007
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  13. doi request reprint To count and how to count, that is the question: interobserver and intraobserver variability among pathologists in lymph node counting
    Vinita Parkash
    Dept of Pathology, Yale University School of Medicine, New Haven, CT, USA
    Am J Clin Pathol 134:42-9. 2010
    ..6, which could be clinically significant when the count approaches the set minimum. Uniform criteria are necessary to allow for meaningful comparisons between studies on minimal nodal counts for cancer lymphadenectomies...
  14. ncbi request reprint Psammoma bodies in cervicovaginal smears: significance and practical implications for diagnostic cytopathology
    Oluwole Fadare
    Department of Pathology, Yale University School of Medicine and Yale New Haven Hospital, New Haven, Connecticut, USA
    Adv Anat Pathol 11:250-61. 2004
    ..5) When 1 or more psammoma bodies are identified on a cervicovaginal smear, this finding should not be ignored and should generate some clinical investigation to identify its source...
  15. ncbi request reprint Tumor-to-tumor metastasis to a thyroid follicular adenoma as the initial presentation of a colonic adenocarcinoma
    Oluwole Fadare
    Department of Pathology, Yale University School of Medicine, New Haven, Connecticut 06504, USA
    Pathol Int 55:574-9. 2005
    ..In general, strikingly divergent morphologic features in an otherwise typical thyroid neoplasm should elicit a differential diagnosis that takes into consideration the possibility of metastasis...
  16. doi request reprint Nodular histiocytic aggregates in the endometrium: a report of 7 cases
    Vinita Parkash
    Department of Pathology, Bridgeport Hospital, Bridgeport V P, A B D Department of Pathology, Yale University, New Haven, Connecticut V P, A B D Department of Pathology, Vanderbilt University Medical Center, Nashville, Tennessee O F
    Int J Gynecol Pathol 33:52-7. 2014
    ..Possible pathogenetic considerations are discussed, but these nodules represent, in our opinion, reaction to necrotic tissue in the endometrial cavity, possibly related to prior procedure. ..
  17. pmc Morphologic and other clinicopathologic features of endometrial clear cell carcinoma: a comprehensive analysis of 50 rigorously classified cases
    Oluwole Fadare
    Department of Pathology, Microbiology and Immunology, Vanderbilt University Medical Center Nashville, TN, USA Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Vanderbilt University Medical Center Nashville, TN, USA
    Am J Cancer Res 3:70-95. 2013
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  18. doi request reprint Inverse p16 and p63 expression in small cell carcinoma and high-grade urothelial cell carcinoma of the urinary bladder
    Natalia Buza
    Yale University, School of Medicine, New Haven, CT 06520 8023, USA
    Int J Surg Pathol 18:94-102. 2010
    ..6% (Chr) and 71.4% (CD56) in SmCCs. P16 positivity in the absence of p63 and CK20 is highly characteristic of SmCC, while p63 and CK20 positivity with or without p16 expression is typical of HG-UCC...
  19. ncbi request reprint Gestational trophoblastic diseases: recent advances in histopathologic diagnosis and related genetic aspects
    Pei Hui
    Department of Pathology, Yale University School of Medicine, New Haven, Connecticut 06520 8023, USA
    Adv Anat Pathol 12:116-25. 2005
    ..Last, a brief discussion on the role of genetic studies and the future direction of research in elucidating the nature of this intriguing group of lesions is presented...
  20. ncbi request reprint An endometrial stromal tumor with osteoclast-like giant cells
    Oluwole Fadare
    Department of Pathology, EP 2 631, Yale University School of Medicine, 20 York St, New Haven, CT 06504, USA
    Ann Diagn Pathol 9:160-5. 2005
    ..Historical, prognostic, and diagnostic aspects of margins in EST, especially in those borderline cases such as ours, are also discussed...
  21. doi request reprint Localized lymphedema of the vulva: a clinicopathologic study of 2 cases and a review of the literature
    Oluwole Fadare
    Department of Pathology, Vanderbilt University School of Medicine, Nashville, TN 37232, USA
    Int J Gynecol Pathol 30:306-13. 2011
    ..The strongest clinical association is with obesity. The term "localized vulvar lymphedema" is an appropriate generic descriptor for the spectrum of lesions whose fundamental and underlying etiology is thought to be chronic lymphedema...
  22. doi request reprint Cadherin expression in gastrointestinal tract endometriosis: possible role in deep tissue invasion and development of malignancy
    Katy Van Patten
    Department of Pathology, Yale University School of Medicine, New Haven, CT 06520 8023, USA
    Mod Pathol 23:38-44. 2010
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  23. ncbi request reprint Eosinophilia and uterine leiomyosarcoma
    Lubna Pal
    Department of Gynecology, Yale University and School of Medicine, Yale New Haven Hospital, New Haven, Connecticut, USA
    Obstet Gynecol 101:1130-2. 2003
    ..Tumor-associated blood eosinophilia and tumor-associated tissue eosinophilia have been described in association with a spectrum of neoplasms. A case of uterine leiomyosarcoma exhibiting both blood and tissue eosinophilia is presented...
  24. ncbi request reprint Omental trophoblastic implants and hemoperitoneum after laparoscopic salpingostomy for ectopic pregnancy. A case report
    Lubna Pal
    Departments of Gynecology and Pathology, Yale University School of Medicine, Yale New Haven Hospital, New Haven, Connecticut, USA
    J Reprod Med 48:57-9. 2003
    ..The aim of surgical intervention remains conservation of the fallopian tube, if possible; salpingectomy is reserved for cases of tubal rupture and/or recurrent ectopic pregnancy, where little hope exists of salvaging tubal function...
  25. ncbi request reprint Inhibin immunohistochemical staining: a practical approach for the surgical pathologist in the diagnoses of ovarian sex cord-stromal tumors
    Wenxin Zheng
    Department of Pathology, Yale University School of Medicine, 20 York Street, EP 2 608, New Haven, CT 06520 8070, USA
    Adv Anat Pathol 10:27-38. 2003
    ..In this review, we have listed nine of the most commonly encountered clinical scenarios where alpha-inhibin and other markers could be used in diagnostic surgical pathology of ovarian tumors...