Amanjit Bal

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  1. doi request reprint ALK gene rearranged lung adenocarcinomas: molecular genetics and morphology in cohort of patients from North India
    Amanjit Bal
    Department of Histopathology, Post Graduate Institute of Medical Education and Research PGIMER, Chandigarh, India
    APMIS 124:832-8. 2016
  2. pmc Idiopathic pulmonary haemosiderosis with mineralizing pulmonary elastosis: a case report
    Amanjit Bal
    Department of Histopathology, PGIMER, Chandigarh, India
    J Med Case Rep 2:65. 2008
  3. pmc Expression of nm23 in the spectrum of pre-invasive, invasive and metastatic breast lesions
    Amanjit Bal
    Department of Histopathology, Post Graduate Institute of Medical Education and Research, Chandigarh, India
    Diagn Pathol 3:23. 2008
  4. doi request reprint BRCA1-methylated sporadic breast cancers are BRCA-like in showing a basal phenotype and absence of ER expression
    Amanjit Bal
    Department of Histopathology, Post Graduate Institute of Medical Sciences and Research, Sector 12, Chandigarh 160012, India
    Virchows Arch 461:305-12. 2012
  5. ncbi request reprint Non-functioning mediastinal parathyroid adenoma with sarcoid-like granulomatous lymphadenopathy
    Amanjit Bal
    Department of Histopathology, Post Graduate Insititute of Medical Sciences and Research, Chandigarh, India
    APMIS 115:784-8. 2007
  6. doi request reprint Fulminant parvovirus B19-associated pancarditis with haemophagocytic lympho-histiocytosis in an immunocompetent adult
    Amanjit Bal
    Departments of Histopathology, Virology and Pulmonary Medicine, PGIMER, Chandigarh, India
    APMIS 117:773-7. 2009
  7. pmc Primary duodenal neoplasms: a retrospective clinico-pathological analysis
    Amanjit Bal
    Department of Histopathology, Post Graduate Institute of Medical Sciences and Research, Chandigarh 160012, India
    World J Gastroenterol 13:1108-11. 2007
  8. doi request reprint Prognostic significance of micropapillary pattern in pure mucinous carcinoma of the breast
    Amanjit Bal
    Department of Histopathology, Post Graduate Institute of Medical Education Research, Chandigarh, India
    Int J Surg Pathol 16:251-6. 2008
  9. doi request reprint Multifocal extranodal non-Hodgkin lymphoma involving both the lungs and brain in a child with primary immunodeficiency
    Amanjit Bal
    Department of Histopathology, PGIMER, Chandigarh, India
    J Pediatr Hematol Oncol 30:317-9. 2008
  10. doi request reprint Effect of acute aluminum phosphide exposure on rats: a biochemical and histological correlation
    R Anand
    Department of Biochemistry, Postgraduate Institute of Medical Education and Research, Chandigarh, India
    Toxicol Lett 215:62-9. 2012

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  1. doi request reprint ALK gene rearranged lung adenocarcinomas: molecular genetics and morphology in cohort of patients from North India
    Amanjit Bal
    Department of Histopathology, Post Graduate Institute of Medical Education and Research PGIMER, Chandigarh, India
    APMIS 124:832-8. 2016
    ..However, as contrast to published data in our series, patients were in older age group and had solid and papillary pattern on morphology with an aggressive course. ..
  2. pmc Idiopathic pulmonary haemosiderosis with mineralizing pulmonary elastosis: a case report
    Amanjit Bal
    Department of Histopathology, PGIMER, Chandigarh, India
    J Med Case Rep 2:65. 2008
    ..Idiopathic pulmonary haemosiderosis characterized by repeated episodes of intra-alveolar haemorrhage is rare in adults and has a relatively benign course compared to cases seen in children...
  3. pmc Expression of nm23 in the spectrum of pre-invasive, invasive and metastatic breast lesions
    Amanjit Bal
    Department of Histopathology, Post Graduate Institute of Medical Education and Research, Chandigarh, India
    Diagn Pathol 3:23. 2008
    ..The present study was done to analyze the expression of Nm23 using immunohistochemistry in non-neoplastic and neoplastic breast lesions...
  4. doi request reprint BRCA1-methylated sporadic breast cancers are BRCA-like in showing a basal phenotype and absence of ER expression
    Amanjit Bal
    Department of Histopathology, Post Graduate Institute of Medical Sciences and Research, Sector 12, Chandigarh 160012, India
    Virchows Arch 461:305-12. 2012
    ..Loss of BRCA1 in sporadic breast cancer suggests that therapeutics targeting BRCA1 pathway in hereditary breast cancer like PARP inhibitors might be used as therapeutic targets for sporadic breast tumours...
  5. ncbi request reprint Non-functioning mediastinal parathyroid adenoma with sarcoid-like granulomatous lymphadenopathy
    Amanjit Bal
    Department of Histopathology, Post Graduate Insititute of Medical Sciences and Research, Chandigarh, India
    APMIS 115:784-8. 2007
    ..We report a case of non-functioning anterior mediastinal parathyroid adenoma associated with mediastinal lymphadenopathy caused by sarcoid-like granulamatous inflammation...
  6. doi request reprint Fulminant parvovirus B19-associated pancarditis with haemophagocytic lympho-histiocytosis in an immunocompetent adult
    Amanjit Bal
    Departments of Histopathology, Virology and Pulmonary Medicine, PGIMER, Chandigarh, India
    APMIS 117:773-7. 2009
    ..The present case illustrates the unusually severe and rapid course of PVB19 myocarditis with associated haemophagocytic lympho-histiocytosis leading to death...
  7. pmc Primary duodenal neoplasms: a retrospective clinico-pathological analysis
    Amanjit Bal
    Department of Histopathology, Post Graduate Institute of Medical Sciences and Research, Chandigarh 160012, India
    World J Gastroenterol 13:1108-11. 2007
    ..To analyze the clinico-pathological spectrum of primary duodenal neoplasms...
  8. doi request reprint Prognostic significance of micropapillary pattern in pure mucinous carcinoma of the breast
    Amanjit Bal
    Department of Histopathology, Post Graduate Institute of Medical Education Research, Chandigarh, India
    Int J Surg Pathol 16:251-6. 2008
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  9. doi request reprint Multifocal extranodal non-Hodgkin lymphoma involving both the lungs and brain in a child with primary immunodeficiency
    Amanjit Bal
    Department of Histopathology, PGIMER, Chandigarh, India
    J Pediatr Hematol Oncol 30:317-9. 2008
    ..We report a case of the child with multifocal extranodal non-Hodgkin lymphoma involving both the lungs and brain in a case of primary immunodeficiency...
  10. doi request reprint Effect of acute aluminum phosphide exposure on rats: a biochemical and histological correlation
    R Anand
    Department of Biochemistry, Postgraduate Institute of Medical Education and Research, Chandigarh, India
    Toxicol Lett 215:62-9. 2012
    ..Toxicity due to AlP appears to result as a consequence of both-energy insufficiency and oxidative stress, with a possible and preferential interaction with the tissue cytochromes...
  11. doi request reprint Protective efficacy of mitochondrial targeted antioxidant MitoQ against dichlorvos induced oxidative stress and cell death in rat brain
    Willayat Yousuf Wani
    Department of Biochemistry, Postgraduate Institute of Medical Education and Research, Chandigarh 160012, India
    Neuropharmacology 61:1193-201. 2011
    ..These results indicate that MitoQ may be beneficial against OP (dichlorvos) induced neurodegeneration...
  12. doi request reprint Protective efficacy of coenzyme Q10 against DDVP-induced cognitive impairments and neurodegeneration in rats
    B K Binukumar
    Department of Biochemistry, Postgraduate Institute of Medical Education and Research, Chandigarh 160012, India
    Neurotox Res 21:345-57. 2012
    ..These results demonstrate the beneficial effects of CoQ(10) against organophosphate-induced cognitive impairments and hippocampal neuronal degeneration...
  13. ncbi request reprint Blind transbronchial needle aspiration without an on-site cytopathologist: experience of 473 procedures
    Ajmal Khan
    Department of Pulmonary Medicine, Postgraduate Institute of Medical Education and Research, Chandigarh 160012, India
    Natl Med J India 24:136-9. 2011
    ..Data reported from India are limited on this routine procedure. We describe our experience of the efficacy, diagnostic accuracy and safety of TBNA...
  14. doi request reprint (18)F-FDG and (18)F-FLT PET/CT imaging in the characterization of mediastinal lymph nodes
    Sampanna Jung Rayamajhi
    Department of Nuclear Medicine and PET, Postgraduate Institute of Medical Education and Research, Chandigarh, 160 012, India
    Ann Nucl Med 30:207-16. 2016
    ..In this prospective study, we examined the role of (18)F-fluorodeoxyglucose ((18)F-FDG) positron emission tomography/computed tomography (PET/CT) and (18)F-FLT PET/CT in categorizing mediastinal lymph nodes as benign or malignant...
  15. pmc CLL: Common Leukemia; Uncommon Presentations
    Deepesh Lad
    Department of Internal Medicine, Post Graduate Institute of Medical Education and Research, Chandigarh, 160012 India
    Indian J Hematol Blood Transfus 32:268-75. 2016
    ..This series of ten cases illustrates how a common leukemia like CLL can present in different forms and how despite so much progress in understanding of this leukemia so little is known of such presentations. ..
  16. doi request reprint Aluminium induced oxidative stress results in decreased mitochondrial biogenesis via modulation of PGC-1α expression
    Deep Raj Sharma
    Department of Biochemistry, Postgraduate Institute of Medical Education and Research, Chandigarh 160012, India
    Toxicol Appl Pharmacol 273:365-80. 2013
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  17. doi request reprint Chronic dichlorvos exposure: microglial activation, proinflammatory cytokines and damage to nigrostriatal dopaminergic system
    B K Binukumar
    Department of Biochemistry, Postgraduate Institute of Medical Education and Research, Chandigarh, 160012, India
    Neuromolecular Med 13:251-65. 2011
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  18. doi request reprint Lung cyst caused by centrally located bronchogenic carcinoma
    Navneet Singh
    Department of Pulmonary Medicine, Postgraduate Institute of Medical Education and Research, Chandigarh, India
    Arch Bronconeumol 48:99-101. 2012
    ..This case highlights the need to consider malignant endobronchial obstruction as the likely etiology among heavy smokers presenting with symptomatic solitary lung cysts...
  19. doi request reprint Tumor Angiogenesis in Breast Cancer: Pericytes and Maturation Does Not Correlate With Lymph Node Metastasis and Molecular Subtypes
    Shreya Shrivastav
    Department of Histopathology, Post Graduate Institute of Medical Education and Research, Chandigarh, India
    Clin Breast Cancer 16:131-8. 2016
    ..The structural and functional stability of the tumor vasculature and its potential clinical relevance in breast cancer was evaluated...
  20. pmc Relationship of epidermal growth factor receptor activating mutations with histologic subtyping according to International Association for the Study of Lung Cancer/American Thoracic Society/European Respiratory Society 2011 adenocarcinoma classification a
    Venkata Nagarjuna Maturu
    Department of Pulmonary Medicine, Postgraduate Institute of Medical Education and Research, Chandigarh, India
    Lung India 33:257-66. 2016
    ..The current study aimed to assess the relationship between EGFR AM and histologic subtypes and their impact on overall survival (OS) in a North Indian cohort...
  21. pmc Extrapulmonary small cell carcinoma of lymph node: Pooled analysis of all reported cases
    Inderpaul Singh Sehgal
    Inderpaul Singh Sehgal, Harpreet Kaur, Sahajal Dhooria, Digambar Behera, Navneet Singh, Department of Pulmonary Medicine, Postgraduate Institute of Medical Education and Research, Chandigarh 160012, India
    World J Clin Oncol 7:308-20. 2016
    ..To study clinical outcomes and management of lymph nodes extrapulmonary small cell carcinoma (LNEPSCC)...
  22. pmc Chronic Myeloid Leukemia with Extramedullary Blast Crisis: Two Unusual Sites with Review of Literature
    Kamal Kant Sahu
    Department of Clinical Hematology, Internal Medicine, Postgraduate Institute of Medical Education and Research, Chandigarh, India
    Indian J Hematol Blood Transfus 32:89-95. 2016
    ..She was started on tablet Nilotinib in view of failure to 1st line therapy. Her compressive myelopathy was treated with pulses of high dose dexamethasone. However soon she died due to pneumonia. ..
  23. doi request reprint Clinical outcomes in non-small-cell lung cancer in relation to expression of predictive and prognostic biomarkers
    Navneet Singh
    Department of Pulmonary Medicine, Postgraduate Institute of Medical Education and Research PGIMER, Sector 12, Chandigarh, India
    Future Oncol 6:741-67. 2010
    ..In this article, we have summarized the available literature on the role of histology and molecular markers of clinical relevance in the treatment of non-small-cell lung cancer...
  24. doi request reprint Pathology and virology findings in cases of fatal influenza A H1N1 virus infection in 2009-2010
    Amanjit Bal
    Department of Histopathology, Post Graduate Institute of Medical Sciences and Research, Sector 12, Chandigarh, India
    Histopathology 60:326-35. 2012
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  25. pmc Transbronchial lung biopsy with a flexible cryoprobe: First case report from India
    Sahajal Dhooria
    Department of Pulmonary Medicine, Postgraduate Institute of Medical Education and Research, Chandigarh, Punjab and Haryana, India
    Lung India 33:64-8. 2016
    ..Here, we present the case of a 29-year-old man who presented with fever and cough and was found to have multiple small nodules in both lungs. TBLB with a flexible cryoprobe helped in differentiating between sarcoidosis and tuberculosis. ..
  26. doi request reprint Quercetin protects against aluminium induced oxidative stress and promotes mitochondrial biogenesis via activation of the PGC-1α signaling pathway
    Deep Raj Sharma
    Department of Biochemistry, Postgraduate Institute of Medical Education and Research, Chandigarh 160012, India
    Neurotoxicology 51:116-37. 2015
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  27. doi request reprint Role of medical thoracoscopy and closed-blind pleural biopsy in undiagnosed exudative pleural effusions: a single-center experience of 348 patients
    Venkata N Maturu
    Departments of Pulmonary Medicine Histopathology, Postgraduate Institute of Medical Education and Research, Chandigarh, India
    J Bronchology Interv Pulmonol 22:121-9. 2015
    ..However, in resource-constrained settings, CBPB continues to be performed. In this study, we compare the outcome of thoracoscopy with CBPB...
  28. doi request reprint Rigid bronchoscopy and mechanical debulking in the management of central airway tumors: an Indian experience
    Gella Vishwanath
    Department of Pulmonary Medicine, Postgraduate Institute of Medical Education and Research, Chandigarh, India
    J Bronchology Interv Pulmonol 20:127-33. 2013
    ..Herein, we report our experience with the exclusive use of rigid bronchoscope in the management of central airway tumors...
  29. doi request reprint Immunohistochemical characterization of molecular subtypes of invasive breast cancer: a study from North India
    Sangeeta Verma
    Department of Histopathology, Post Graduate Institute of Medical Sciences and Research, PGIMER, Chandigarh 160012, India
    APMIS 120:1008-19. 2012
    ..Expression of basal markers is needed to define basal-like breast cancer...
  30. doi request reprint Protection of dichlorvos induced oxidative stress and nigrostriatal neuronal death by chronic coenzyme Q10 pretreatment
    B K Binukumar
    Department of Biochemistry, Postgraduate Institute of Medical Education and Research, Chandigarh, 160012, India
    Toxicol Appl Pharmacol 256:73-82. 2011
    ..Thus, the present study shows that Coenzyme Q(10) administration may attenuate dichlorvos induced nigrostriatal neurodegeneration, α-synuclein aggregation and motor dysfunction by virtue of its antioxidant action...
  31. ncbi request reprint In phyllodes tumour of the breast expression of c-kit but not of ALDH1A1 is associated with adverse clinico-pathological features
    Abhijit Chougule
    Department of Histopathology, Post Graduate Institute of Medical Education and Research PGIMER, Sector 12, Chandigarh, India
    Virchows Arch 469:651-658. 2016
    ..However, these associations are cutoff dependent, partly explaining the variability in previously reported studies. ALDH1A1 expression did not have significant correlations with tumour grade and adverse clinico-pathological variables...
  32. doi request reprint Invasive Micropapillary Carcinoma of the Breast: Immunophenotypic Analysis and Role of Cell Adhesion Molecules (CD44 and E-Cadherin) in Nodal Metastasis
    Rama K Badyal
    Departments of Histopathology General Surgery, Post Graduate Institute of Medical Education and Research, PGIMER, Chandigarh, India
    Appl Immunohistochem Mol Morphol 24:151-8. 2016
    ..However, intact E-Cad expression could be because of the fact that tumour cells travel as clusters and retain their expression of E-Cad. ..
  33. ncbi request reprint Invasive Duct Carcinoma of the Breast With Dominant Signet-Ring Cell Differentiation: A Microsatellite Stable Tumor With Aggressive Behavior
    Debajyoti Chatterjee
    Departments of Histopathology General Surgery Nuclear Medicine, Post Graduate Institute of Medical Education and Research PGIMER, Chandigarh, India
    Appl Immunohistochem Mol Morphol . 2016
    ..This study was undertaken to describe the clinicopathologic characteristics of IDC, NST, with dominant signet-ring cell differentiation, and look for microsatellite instability in these tumors...
  34. ncbi request reprint A Comparative Study of Inflammatory Myofibroblastic Tumors and Tumefactive IgG4-related Inflammatory Lesions: the Relevance of IgG4 Plasma Cells
    Abhijit Chougule
    Departments of Histopathology Pulmonary Medicine Paediatric Surgery, Post Graduate Institute of Medical Education and Research PGIMER, Chandigarh, India
    Appl Immunohistochem Mol Morphol 24:721-728. 2016
    ..However, IMT represents a myofibroblastic neoplasm with ALK-1 overexpression and is clearly not IgG4 related...
  35. pmc Impact of Endobronchial Ultrasound (EBUS) Training on the Diagnostic Yield of Conventional Transbronchial Needle Aspiration for Lymph Node Stations 4R and 7
    Inderpaul Singh Sehgal
    Department of Pulmonary Medicine, Postgraduate Institute of Medical Education and Research, Chandigarh, India
    PLoS ONE 11:e0153793. 2016
    ..There is sparse literature on whether training in endobronchial ultrasound (EBUS)-guided transbronchial needle aspiration (TBNA) improves the diagnostic yield of conventional TBNA (cTBNA)...
  36. doi request reprint Pulmonary Gangrene Due to Rhizopus spp., Staphylococcus aureus, Klebsiella pneumoniae and Probable Sarcina Organisms
    Abhijit Chougule
    Department of Histopathology, Post Graduate Institute of Medical Education and Research, PGIMER, Sector 12, Chandigarh, 160012, India
    Mycopathologia 180:131-6. 2015
    ..This case also highlights the effectiveness of combined medical and surgical intervention in a case of pulmonary gangrene...
  37. doi request reprint Differentiating tuberculosis from sarcoidosis by sonographic characteristics of lymph nodes on endobronchial ultrasonography: a study of 165 patients
    Sahajal Dhooria
    Department of Pulmonary Medicine, Postgraduate Institute of Medical Education and Research, Chandigarh, India
    J Thorac Cardiovasc Surg 148:662-7. 2014
    ..We hypothesized that sonographic features on endobronchial ultrasonography (EBUS) would help in differentiating tuberculosis from sarcoidosis. In this study, the endosonographic features of tuberculosis and sarcoidosis are compared...
  38. ncbi request reprint 68Ga-PSMA Expression in Pseudoangiomatous Stromal Hyperplasia of the Breast
    Dharmender Malik
    From the Departments of Nuclear Medicine, Histopathology, and Urology, Postgraduate Institute of Medical Education and Research, Chandigarh, India
    Clin Nucl Med 42:58-60. 2017
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  39. pmc Antisynthetase syndrome: An under-recognized cause of interstitial lung disease
    Venkata Nagarjuna Maturu
    Department of Pulmonary Medicine, Postgraduate Institute of Medical Education and Research, Chandigarh, Haryana and Punjab, India
    Lung India 33:20-6. 2016
    ..The aim of the current study is to describe our experience with management of AS...
  40. pmc Utility of adenosine deaminase (ADA), PCR & thoracoscopy in differentiating tuberculous & non-tuberculous pleural effusion complicating chronic kidney disease
    Sravan Kumar
    Department of Pulmonary Medicine, Postgraduate Institute of Medical Education and Research, Chandigarh, India
    Indian J Med Res 141:308-14. 2015
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  41. doi request reprint Proliferation rate and breast cancer subtype, but not ALDH1 expression, predict pathological response to neoadjuvant chemotherapy in locally advanced breast cancer
    Debajyoti Chatterjee
    Department of Histopathology, Post Graduate Institute of Medical Education and Research, PGIMER, Sector 12, Chandigarh, 160012, India
    Virchows Arch 467:303-10. 2015
    ..Increased ALDH1 expression following NACT might be associated with a higher probability of recurrent disease...
  42. doi request reprint Multiple and atypical opportunistic infections in a HIV patient with Toxoplasma myocarditis
    Amanjit Bal
    Department of Histopathology, Post Graduate Institute of Medical Education and Research, PGIMER, Sector 12, Chandigarh 160012, India
    Cardiovasc Pathol 23:358-62. 2014
    ..At autopsy, he was found to have Toxoplasma myocarditis, Pneumocystis jirovecii pneumonia, and cytomegalovirus adrenalitis. ..
  43. doi request reprint IgG4 related sclerosing mastitis: expanding the morphological spectrum of IgG4 related diseases
    Abhijit Chougule
    1Departments of Histopathology 2General Surgery, Post Graduate Institute of Medical Education and Research, PGIMER, Chandigarh, India
    Pathology 47:27-33. 2015
    ..IgG4RD should be excluded in plasma cell rich lesions diagnosed on core biopsies by IgG4 immunostaining. This can avoid unnecessary surgery as IgG4 related diseases respond to simple and effective steroid treatment...
  44. doi request reprint Value of different bronchoscopic sampling techniques in diagnosis of sarcoidosis: a prospective study of 151 patients
    Abhishek Goyal
    Department of Pulmonary Medicine, All India Institute of Medical Sciences AIIMS, Bhopal Departments of Pulmonary Medicine Cytology Histopathology, Postgraduate Institute of Medical Education and Research PGIMER, Chandigarh, India
    J Bronchology Interv Pulmonol 21:220-6. 2014
    ..Herein, we ascertain the role of transbronchial needle aspiration (TBNA), endobronchial ultrasound-guided TBNA (EBUS-TBNA), transbronchial lung biopsy (TBLB), and endobronchial biopsy (EBB) in diagnosis of sarcoidosis...
  45. doi request reprint Pulmonary inflammatory myofibroblastic tumor and IgG4-related inflammatory pseudotumor: a diagnostic dilemma
    Priyanka Bhagat
    Department of Histopathology, Post Graduate Institute of Medical Sciences and Research PGIMER, Sector 12, Chandigarh, 160012, India
    Virchows Arch 463:743-7. 2013
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  46. doi request reprint Primary adenoid cystic carcinoma of lung: a case report and review of the literature
    Tapesh Bhattacharyya
    Department of Radiotherapy and Oncology, Histopathology, Post Graduate Institute of Medical Education and Research, Chandigarh, India
    J Cancer Res Ther 9:302-4. 2013
    ..The patient received radiotherapy and oral tyrosine kinase inhibitor imatinib with effective palliation...
  47. doi request reprint Basal cell adenoma: a diagnostic dilemma on fine needle aspiration cytology
    Nalini Gupta
    Department of Cytology and Gynecological Pathology, Postgraduate Institute of Medical Education and Research, Chandigarh, India
    Diagn Cytopathol 39:913-6. 2011
    ..We present a case of BCA, membranous type in a 39-year-old female with right submandibular swelling misinterpreted as adenoid cystic carcinoma (ACC) on FNAC...
  48. doi request reprint Lung carcinoma mimicking hydatid cyst: a case report and review of the literature
    Navneet Singh
    Department of Pulmonary Medicine, Post Graduate Institute of Medical Education and Research PGIMER, Sector 12, Chandigarh 160012, India
    Med Oncol 26:424-8. 2009
    ..The case highlights the fact that a lung carcinoma may rarely have clinical, radiological, and serological features similar to those of a pulmonary hydatid cyst...
  49. ncbi request reprint Chronic Lymphocytic Leukemia With Hodgkin and Reed-Sternberg (HRS) Cells: A Potential Diagnostic Pitfall in Lymph Node Biopsies
    Parimal Agrawal
    Departments of Histopathology Haematology Internal Medicine, Post Graduate Institute of Medical Education and Research PGIMER, Chandigarh, India
    Appl Immunohistochem Mol Morphol 25:e9-e11. 2017
    ..The presence of these Hodgkin and Reed-Sternberg cells in CLL can cause a diagnostic dilemma...
  50. pmc Inflammatory myofibroblastic tumor of the lung in pregnancy mimicking carcinoid tumor
    Venkata Nagarjuna Maturu
    Department of Pulmonary Medicine, Postgraduate Institute of Medical Education and Research, Chandigarh, India
    Lung India 33:82-4. 2016
    ..We have not only reviewed the occurrence of IMT during pregnancy but also discuss the management options for IMT during pregnancy. ..
  51. pmc CML as Part of Dual Malignancies-A Retrospective Analysis: Possible Mechanisms and Review of Literature
    Kamal Kant Sahu
    Clinical Haematology Division, Department of Internal Medicine, Post Graduate Institute of Medical Education and Research, Chandigarh, 160012 India
    Indian J Hematol Blood Transfus 32:392-396. 2016
    ..Interestingly in this series, incidence of CML as secondary or synchronous malignancy was higher than earlier published studies...
  52. doi request reprint Development of Lu-177-trastuzumab for radioimmunotherapy of HER2 expressing breast cancer and its feasibility assessment in breast cancer patients
    Priya Bhusari
    Department of Nuclear Medicine and PET, PGIMER, Chandigarh, India
    Int J Cancer 140:938-947. 2017
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  53. doi request reprint 68Ga-DOTATATE PET/CT in Primary Hepatic Neuroendocrine Tumor
    Arun Kumar Reddy Gorla
    From the Departments of Nuclear Medicine, General Surgery, and Histopathology, Postgraduate Institute of Medical Education and Research, Chandigarh, India
    Clin Nucl Med . 2016
    ..Primary neuroendocrine tumors of the liver are a diagnostic challenge. We present a rare case of primary hepatic neuroendocrine tumor in which Ga-DOTATATE PET/CT imaging played an important role in the diagnosis and follow-up...
  54. pmc Multiple cysticerci as an unusual cause of mesenteric lymph node enlargement: a case report
    Harsh Mohan
    Government Medical College, Chandigarh, India
    J Med Case Rep 2:196. 2008
    ..The parasite usually localizes to subcutaneous tissues and muscles causing palpable or visible nodules, to the brain leading to epileptic attacks, and to the eyes with visible nodules leading to blindness and atrophy...
  55. doi request reprint Phenotypic and Functional Characterization of Ductal Carcinoma In Situ-Associated Myoepithelial Cells
    Manish Rohilla
    Department of Histopathology, Post Graduate Institute of Medical Education and Research PGIMER, Sector 12, Chandigarh 60012, India
    Clin Breast Cancer 15:335-42. 2015
    ..However, phenotypic and functional characteristics of DCIS-associated myoepithelial cells are not known. In this study, we aimed to assess the characteristics of DCIS-associated myoepithelial cells...
  56. doi request reprint Recurrent phyllodes tumor in the male breast in a background of gynaecomastia
    Abhijit Chougule
    Department of Histopathology, Post Graduate Institute of Medical Education and Research, Chandigarh, India
    Breast Dis 35:139-42. 2015
    ..This report describes recurrence of phyllodes tumor with malignant features developing in the background of gynaecomastia in a male breast...
  57. doi request reprint Metastatic melanoma to the thyroid gland expressing somatostatin receptors-imaging with 68Ga-DOTANOC PET/CT
    Rayamajhi Sampanna Jung
    From the Departments of Nuclear Medicine and PET, Histopathology, Cytology and Gynaecological Pathology, and Radiotherapy, Postgraduate Institute of Medical Education and Research, Chandigarh, India
    Clin Nucl Med 40:175-6. 2015
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  58. doi request reprint Fibrosing mediastinitis due to Aspergillus with dominant cardiac involvement: report of two autopsy cases with review of literature
    Debajyoti Chatterjee
    Department of Histopathology, PGIMER, Sector 12, Chandigarh 160012, India
    Cardiovasc Pathol 23:354-7. 2014
    ..One case was proven to be due to Aspergillus flavus by fungal genomic sequencing. To the best of our knowledge, this is the first report of Aspergillus FM with pancarditis. ..
  59. doi request reprint Uncommon associations and catastrophic manifestation in Takayasu arteritis: an autopsy case report
    Abhijit Chougule
    Department of Histopathology, Post Graduate Institute of Medical Education and Research, PGIMER, Sector 12, Chandigarh 160012, India
    Cardiovasc Pathol 23:313-6. 2014
    ..Here, we describe a case of Takayasu arteritis with abdominal aortic aneurysm rupture and coronary artery aneurysm. This patient also had associated systemic inflammatory diseases like sarcoidosis and Hashimoto's thyroiditis. ..
  60. ncbi request reprint Primary hydatid cyst presenting as a mass in the supraclavicular region: an unusual case report and literature review
    Satyawati Mohindra
    Department of Otolaryngology, Head and Neck Surgery, PGIMER, Chandigarh, India
    J Pak Med Assoc 63:1309-11. 2013
    ..Herein, we present an exceptionally rare case with an unusual localization of primary hydatid cyst in the right supraclavicular region of the neck without involvement of the lungs or pleura...
  61. doi request reprint Allergic fungal sinusitis: innocence under suspicion
    Sandeep Mohindra
    Department of Neurosurgery, Postgraduate Institute of Medical Education and Research, Chandigarh, India
    Med Mycol 50:179-86. 2012
    ..The allergic form of disease may not be considered as a separate entity from InIA as both the pathologies may exist in same patient...
  62. doi request reprint Evaluation of skin biopsies for fungal infections: role of routine fungal staining
    Harsh Mohan
    Department of Pathology, Government Medical College, Chandigarh, India
    J Cutan Pathol 35:1097-9. 2008
    ..There is often a discord between the clinical and histopathological findings and many times clinical appearance can have a poor histopathological correlation...
  63. ncbi request reprint Peripheral primitive neuroectodermal tumor of the chest wall in childhood: clinico-pathological significance, management and literature review
    Mitul Parikh
    Department of Pediatric Surgery, Post Graduate Institute of Medical Education and Research, Chandigarh, India
    Chang Gung Med J 34:213-7. 2011
    ..We report a case of peripheral primitive neuroectodermal tumor of the chest wall in a 5-year-old boy and review the literature regarding its diagnosis and management...
  64. doi request reprint A randomized controlled trial of electrocoagulation-enabled biopsy versus conventional biopsy in the diagnosis of endobronchial lesions
    Ajmal Khan
    Department of Pulmonary Medicine, Postgraduate Institute of Medical Education and Research, Chandigarh, India
    Respiration 81:129-33. 2011
    ..Although electrocoagulation at time of endobronchial biopsy can potentially reduce procedure-related bleeding during fiberoptic bronchoscopy (FOB), it can also impair quality of tissue specimen; credible data for either are lacking...
  65. doi request reprint Spectrum of fungal rhinosinusitis; histopathologist's perspective
    Ashim Das
    Department of Histopathology, Post Graduate Institute of Medical Sciences and Research, Chandigarh, India
    Histopathology 54:854-9. 2009
    ..Clinical presentation can provide a clue to the subcategories of fungal rhinosinusitis (FRS); however, tissue examination provides accurate classification. The aim was to analyse the incidence and histopathological spectrum of FRS...
  66. doi request reprint Diagnostic difficulties of pure intrasinusoidal bone marrow infiltration of non-Hodgkin's lymphoma: a report of eight cases from India
    Reena Das
    Department of Hematology, Postgraduate Institute of Medical Education and Research, Chandigarh 160012, India
    Jpn J Clin Oncol 41:1303-7. 2011
    ..This brief analysis highlights that pure intrasinusoidal infiltration of extranodal non-Hodgkin's lymphoma requires a high degree of diagnostic suspicion and can be seen in various lymphomas...
  67. doi request reprint Primary renal vein leiomyosarcoma: a case report
    Abhijit Chougule
    Department of Histopathology, Post Graduate Institute of Medical Education and Research PGIMER, Chandigarh, Sector 12, India
    Cardiovasc Pathol 24:332-3. 2015
    ..Overall prognosis of renal vein LMS is poor. Here, we describe clinical and histopathological features of a 50-year-old female patient with LMS of right renal vein...
  68. doi request reprint Primary laryngeal peripheral T-cell lymphoma--An autopsy report with review of literature
    Preithy Uthamalingam
    Department of Histopathology, Post Graduate Institute of Medical Education and Research, Chandigarh, India
    J Cancer Res Ther 11:647. 2015
    ..We report a case of rare primary laryngeal peripheral T-cell lymphoma with autopsy findings. ..
  69. doi request reprint Inflammatory myofibroblastic tumor of the trachea in the pediatric age group: case report and systematic review of the literature
    Aditya Jindal
    Departments of Pulmonary Medicine Histopathology, Postgraduate Institute of Medical Education and Research, Chandigarh, India
    J Bronchology Interv Pulmonol 22:58-65. 2015
    ..New and upcoming treatments include anaplastic lymphoma kinase inhibitors like crizotinib. ..
  70. doi request reprint Cutaneous metastasis from a myoepithelial carcinoma of submandibular salivary gland
    Abhijit Chougule
    Department of Cytology, Post Graduate Institute of Medical Education and Research, Chandigarh, India
    Diagn Cytopathol 43:53-6. 2015
    ..Cutaneous metastasis of myoepithelial carcinoma is very rare. In this report, we described cutaneous metastasis of myoepithelial carcinoma arising from submandibular gland...
  71. doi request reprint Pleural effusion in a patient with allergic bronchopulmonary aspergillosis
    Karan Madan
    Department of Pulmonary Medicine, Postgraduate Institute of Medical Education and Research, Chandigarh, India
    Respir Care 57:1509-13. 2012
    ..This case highlights the importance of intensive evaluation of an exudative pleural effusion in settings where pleural effusion due to the primary underlying disease is uncommon or rare...
  72. pmc Pediatric brainstem oligodendroglioma
    Sandeep Mohindra
    Department of Neurosurgery and Histopathology, Postgraduate Institute of Medical Education and Research, Chandigarh, India
    J Neurosci Rural Pract 3:52-4. 2012
    ..The report details clinical features, radiological findings, and surgical steps. As this entity is exceedingly uncommon, the overall epidemiology, prognosis, and long-term outcome remain far from established...
  73. pmc Nigrostriatal neuronal death following chronic dichlorvos exposure: crosstalk between mitochondrial impairments, α synuclein aggregation, oxidative damage and behavioral changes
    B K Binukumar
    Department of Biochemistry, Postgraduate Institute of Medical Education and Research, Chandigarh, India
    Mol Brain 3:35. 2010
    ..In this study rats were chronically and continuously exposed to the pesticide, dichlorvos to identify the molecular mechanism of nigrostaital neuronal degeneration...
  74. doi request reprint Inflammatory pseudotumor of the omentum
    Kushaljit Singh Sodhi
    Department of Radiodiagnosis, Postgraduate Institute of Medical Education and Research, Chandigarh, India
    Indian J Pediatr 77:687-8. 2010
    ..Awareness of this lesion is essential for clinicians, radiologists and pathologists, as pre-operative recognition may spare the child from unnecessary radical surgery or harmful chemoradiotherapy...
  75. doi request reprint Serous cystadenocarcinoma of the ovary in an 11-year-old girl with extensive dissemination and chylothorax: a case report and a brief review of literature
    Ruchi Gupta
    Departments of Histopathology, Post Graduate Institute of Medical Education and Research, Chandigarh, India
    J Pediatr Hematol Oncol 31:533-5. 2009
    ..We would like to report a case of ovarian epithelial malignancy presenting at 11 years of age with extensive peritoneal dissemination. The child ultimately succumbed to the illness and an autopsy was performed...
  76. pmc Sub-typing of renal cell tumours; contribution of ancillary techniques
    Dinesh Pradhan
    Department of Histopathology, Post Graduate Institute of Medical Sciences and Research, Chandigarh, India
    Diagn Pathol 4:21. 2009
    ..Adult renal epithelial neoplasms are a heterogeneous group with varying prognosis and outcome requiring sub-classification...
  77. doi request reprint Comparison of needle autopsy with conventional autopsy in neonates
    Sonu Garg
    Government Medical College and Hospital, Chandigarh, India
    Fetal Pediatr Pathol 28:139-50. 2009
    ..Needle autopsy missed diagnosis of various congenital malformations, which can be discerned only after meticulous gross examination. Needle autopsy is of value when permission for a complete autopsy cannot be obtained...
  78. doi request reprint Duodenoduodenal intussusception
    Manphool Singhal
    Postgraduate Institute of Medical Education and Research, Chandigarh, India
    J Gastrointest Surg 13:386-8. 2009
    ..We present a case of duodenoduodenal intussusception secondary to a large tubulovillous adenoma causing gastric outlet and biliary obstruction in a 50-year-old female. The imaging features on ultrasonography, CT, and MRI are described...