Annikka Weissferdt

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Country: UK

Publications

  1. doi Primary vascular tumors of the lungs: a review
    Annikka Weissferdt
    Department of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine, MD Anderson Cancer Center, Houston, TX 77030, USA
    Ann Diagn Pathol 14:296-308. 2010
  2. pmc Cotyledonoid dissecting leiomyoma of the uterus: a case report
    Annikka Weissferdt
    Department of Histopathology, Birmingham Women s Hospital, Metchley Park Road, Edgbaston, B15 2TG, UK
    Diagn Pathol 2:18. 2007
  3. doi The histomorphologic spectrum of spindle cell thymoma
    Annikka Weissferdt
    Department of Pathology, MD Anderson Cancer Center, Houston, TX 77030 Electronic address
    Hum Pathol 45:437-45. 2014
  4. doi Well-differentiated adenocarcinoma-bronchioloalveolar carcinoma-in situ adenocarcinoma: a conundrum
    Annikka Weissferdt
    Department of Pathology, M D Anderson Cancer Center, Houston, TX 77030, USA
    Adv Anat Pathol 20:347-51. 2013
  5. doi Early-stage pulmonary adenocarcinoma (T1N0M0): a clinical, radiological, surgical, and pathological correlation of 104 cases. The MD Anderson Cancer Center Experience
    Annikka Weissferdt
    Department of Pathology, MD Anderson Cancer Center, Houston, TX 77030, USA
    Mod Pathol 26:1065-75. 2013
  6. doi The impact of neoadjuvant chemotherapy on the histopathological assessment of thymomas: a clinicopathological correlation of 28 cases treated with a similar regimen
    Annikka Weissferdt
    Department of Pathology, MD Anderson Cancer Center, Houston, TX 77030, USA
    Lung 191:379-83. 2013
  7. doi Thymomas with prominent glandular differentiation: a clinicopathologic and immunohistochemical study of 12 cases
    Annikka Weissferdt
    Department of Pathology, MD Anderson Cancer Center, Houston, TX 77030, USA
    Hum Pathol 44:1612-6. 2013
  8. doi Myxoid adrenocortical carcinoma: a clinicopathologic and immunohistochemical study of 7 cases, including 1 case with lipomatous metaplasia
    Annikka Weissferdt
    Dept of Pathology, MD Anderson Cancer Center, 1515 Holcombe Blvd, Houston, TX 77030, USA
    Am J Clin Pathol 139:780-6. 2013
  9. doi Desmoplastic spindle cell thymomas: a clinicopathologic and immunohistochemical study of 14 cases
    Annikka Weissferdt
    Department of Pathology, MD Anderson Cancer Center, Houston, TX 77030, USA
    Hum Pathol 44:623-7. 2013
  10. doi Staging of primary mediastinal tumors
    Annikka Weissferdt
    Department of Pathology, MD Anderson Cancer Center, Houston, TX 77030, USA
    Adv Anat Pathol 20:1-9. 2013

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Publications68

  1. doi Primary vascular tumors of the lungs: a review
    Annikka Weissferdt
    Department of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine, MD Anderson Cancer Center, Houston, TX 77030, USA
    Ann Diagn Pathol 14:296-308. 2010
    ..The tumoral conditions that will be addressed include hemangioma, lymphangioma, epithelioid hemangioendothelioma, angiosarcoma, and Kaposi's sarcoma. Their respective differential diagnoses will also be discussed...
  2. pmc Cotyledonoid dissecting leiomyoma of the uterus: a case report
    Annikka Weissferdt
    Department of Histopathology, Birmingham Women s Hospital, Metchley Park Road, Edgbaston, B15 2TG, UK
    Diagn Pathol 2:18. 2007
    ..The patient is alive and well 18 months after surgery. It is important to recognize this benign and unusual appearing variant of leiomyoma in order to prevent inappropriate treatment...
  3. doi The histomorphologic spectrum of spindle cell thymoma
    Annikka Weissferdt
    Department of Pathology, MD Anderson Cancer Center, Houston, TX 77030 Electronic address
    Hum Pathol 45:437-45. 2014
    ..Familiarity with the histomorphologic spectrum of spindle cell thymomas is essential to diagnose these tumors correctly and distinguish them from other mediastinal spindle cell lesions that require different treatment modalities. ..
  4. doi Well-differentiated adenocarcinoma-bronchioloalveolar carcinoma-in situ adenocarcinoma: a conundrum
    Annikka Weissferdt
    Department of Pathology, M D Anderson Cancer Center, Houston, TX 77030, USA
    Adv Anat Pathol 20:347-51. 2013
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  5. doi Early-stage pulmonary adenocarcinoma (T1N0M0): a clinical, radiological, surgical, and pathological correlation of 104 cases. The MD Anderson Cancer Center Experience
    Annikka Weissferdt
    Department of Pathology, MD Anderson Cancer Center, Houston, TX 77030, USA
    Mod Pathol 26:1065-75. 2013
    ..On the basis of our results, we consider that the outcome for patients with T1N0M0 disease is still best determined by appropriate staging rather than by changes in the pathology nomenclature of adenocarcinoma...
  6. doi The impact of neoadjuvant chemotherapy on the histopathological assessment of thymomas: a clinicopathological correlation of 28 cases treated with a similar regimen
    Annikka Weissferdt
    Department of Pathology, MD Anderson Cancer Center, Houston, TX 77030, USA
    Lung 191:379-83. 2013
    ..Twenty-eight patients treated with neoadjuvant chemotherapy for invasive thymoma are presented...
  7. doi Thymomas with prominent glandular differentiation: a clinicopathologic and immunohistochemical study of 12 cases
    Annikka Weissferdt
    Department of Pathology, MD Anderson Cancer Center, Houston, TX 77030, USA
    Hum Pathol 44:1612-6. 2013
    ..The possibility of a glandular component in thymomas should be kept in mind in the assessment of mediastinoscopic biopsies to avoid misdiagnosis for other neoplasms that may require different treatment modalities. ..
  8. doi Myxoid adrenocortical carcinoma: a clinicopathologic and immunohistochemical study of 7 cases, including 1 case with lipomatous metaplasia
    Annikka Weissferdt
    Dept of Pathology, MD Anderson Cancer Center, 1515 Holcombe Blvd, Houston, TX 77030, USA
    Am J Clin Pathol 139:780-6. 2013
    ..Contrary to previous reports proposing that the biologic behavior is similar to conventional ACC, our series seems to indicate that myxoid morphology is associated with more aggressive behavior...
  9. doi Desmoplastic spindle cell thymomas: a clinicopathologic and immunohistochemical study of 14 cases
    Annikka Weissferdt
    Department of Pathology, MD Anderson Cancer Center, Houston, TX 77030, USA
    Hum Pathol 44:623-7. 2013
    ..Clinical follow-up in 8 patients showed that all are alive and well 1 to 8 years after diagnosis. The current growth pattern of spindle cell thymomas is unusual and should be kept in mind when evaluating mediastinoscopic biopsies...
  10. doi Staging of primary mediastinal tumors
    Annikka Weissferdt
    Department of Pathology, MD Anderson Cancer Center, Houston, TX 77030, USA
    Adv Anat Pathol 20:1-9. 2013
    ..This review will provide an overview of the staging of primary mediastinal tumors with special emphasis on more recent assessments in this particular area...
  11. doi Micronodular thymic carcinoma with lymphoid hyperplasia: a clinicopathological and immunohistochemical study of five cases
    Annikka Weissferdt
    Department of Pathology, MD Anderson Cancer Center, Houston, TX 77030, USA
    Mod Pathol 25:993-9. 2012
    ..Awareness of this type of thymic carcinoma is important in order not to dismiss this tumor for a neoplasm of lower-grade malignancy...
  12. doi Primary pulmonary primitive neuroectodermal tumor (PNET): a clinicopathological and immunohistochemical study of six cases
    Annikka Weissferdt
    Department of Pathology, MD Anderson Cancer Center, 1515 Holcombe Blvd, Houston, TX 77030, USA
    Lung 190:677-83. 2012
    ..The clinicopathological and immunohistochemical features of six primary pulmonary primitive neuroectodermal tumors (PNETs) are reported...
  13. doi Thymic hyperplasia with lymphoepithelial sialadenitis (LESA)-like features: a clinicopathologic and immunohistochemical study of 4 cases
    Annikka Weissferdt
    Dept of Pathology, MD Anderson Cancer Center, Houston, TX 77030, USA
    Am J Clin Pathol 138:816-22. 2012
    ..The clinicopathologic and immunohistochemical features are presented, and a possible relationship with thymic mucosa-associated lymphoid tissue (MALT) lymphoma is discussed...
  14. doi Thymomas with prominent signet ring cell-like features: a clinicopathologic and immunohistochemical study of 10 cases
    Annikka Weissferdt
    University of Texas, MD Anderson Cancer Center, Department of Pathology, Houston, TX 77030, USA
    Hum Pathol 43:1881-6. 2012
    ..The current cases highlight an unusual histologic growth pattern of thymomas that likely can be confused with other tumors of the anterior mediastinum that may require different treatment approaches and carry a different prognosis...
  15. doi Molecular aspects of thymic carcinoma
    Annikka Weissferdt
    Department of Pathology, MD Anderson Cancer Center, Houston, TX 77030, USA
    Lung Cancer 78:127-32. 2012
    ..Herein we provide an overview of the recent advances of the molecular analysis of thymic carcinoma with particular emphasis on the potential use for molecularly targeted therapies...
  16. doi HER family receptor and ligand status in thymic carcinoma
    Annikka Weissferdt
    Department of Pathology, MD Anderson Cancer Center, Houston, TX 77030, USA
    Lung Cancer 77:515-21. 2012
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  17. doi Anaplastic thymic carcinoma: a clinicopathologic and immunohistochemical study of 6 cases
    Annikka Weissferdt
    Department of Pathology, MD Anderson Cancer Center, Houston, TX 77030, USA
    Hum Pathol 43:874-7. 2012
    ..Anaplastic thymic carcinoma is a distinct morphological type of thymic carcinoma with an aggressive clinical course, which needs to be included in the differential diagnosis of tumors displaying giant cells in the anterior mediastinum...
  18. doi Primary mediastinal "thymic" seminomas
    Annikka Weissferdt
    Department of Pathology at the University of Texas, MD Anderson Cancer Center, Houston, TX, USA
    Adv Anat Pathol 19:75-80. 2012
    ..A more detailed discussion of mediastinal GCTs is well beyond the scope of this review...
  19. doi Spindle cell thymomas: an immunohistochemical study of 30 cases
    Annikka Weissferdt
    Department of Pathology, MD Anderson Cancer Center, Houston, TX 77030, USA
    Appl Immunohistochem Mol Morphol 19:329-35. 2011
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  20. doi Pax8 expression in thymic epithelial neoplasms: an immunohistochemical analysis
    Annikka Weissferdt
    Department of Pathology, MD Anderson Cancer Center, Houston, TX 77030, USA
    Am J Surg Pathol 35:1305-10. 2011
    ..As Pax8 expression has been demonstrated to be limited to organs the development of which depends on this transcription factor, the possibility that the organogenesis of the thymic gland also depends on this factor should be explored...
  21. doi Malignant biphasic tumors of the lungs
    Annikka Weissferdt
    Department of Pathology, MD Anderson Cancer Center, Houston, TX 77030, USA
    Adv Anat Pathol 18:179-89. 2011
    ..In this study, the clinicopathologic features, immunohistochemical phenotype, molecular biological characteristics, and the differential diagnosis of these uncommon neoplasms are discussed...
  22. doi Malignant mesothelioma with prominent adenomatoid features: a clinicopathologic and immunohistochemical study of 10 cases
    Annikka Weissferdt
    Department of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine, MD Anderson Cancer Center, Houston, TX 77030, USA
    Ann Diagn Pathol 15:25-9. 2011
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  23. doi Primary MALT-type lymphoma of the thymus: a clinicopathological and immunohistochemical study of six cases
    Annikka Weissferdt
    Department of Pathology, The University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center, 1515 Holcombe Blvd, Houston, TX 77030, USA
    Lung 189:461-6. 2011
    ..Six cases of primary extranodal marginal zone B-cell lymphoma of the thymus (MALT [mucosa-associated lymphoid tissue]) are described...
  24. doi Primary angiosarcomas of the anterior mediastinum: a clinicopathologic and immunohistochemical study of 9 cases
    Annikka Weissferdt
    Department of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine, MD Anderson Cancer Center, Houston, TX 77030, USA
    Hum Pathol 41:1711-7. 2010
    ..Despite their histologic similarity to angiosarcomas at other sites, primary angiosarcomas of the anterior mediastinum appear to follow a more protracted clinical course than their counterparts in other organ systems...
  25. doi An intracapsular carcinoma ex pleomorphic adenoma with lung metastases composed exclusively of benign elements: histological evidence of a continuum between metastasizing pleomorphic adenoma and carcinoma ex pleomorphic adenoma
    Annikka Weissferdt
    Department of Cellular Pathology, Birmingham Heartlands Hospital, Bordesley Green, B9 5SS, UK
    Pathol Res Pract 206:480-3. 2010
    ..The possibility that ca ex PA originates from a mPA, with intracapsular ca ex PA representing an intermediate lesion in a histological continuum, is discussed...
  26. ncbi Peripheral primitive neuroectodermal tumor with postchemotherapy neuroblastoma-like differentiation
    Annikka Weissferdt
    Birmingham Children s Hospital, Department of Histopathology, West Midlands, UK
    Pediatr Dev Pathol 9:229-33. 2006
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  27. doi Thymic carcinoma associated with multilocular thymic cyst: a clinicopathologic study of 7 cases
    Annikka Weissferdt
    Department of Pathology, MD Anderson Cancer Center, Houston, TX 77030, USA
    Am J Surg Pathol 35:1074-9. 2011
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  28. doi Thymomas I: a clinicopathologic correlation of 250 cases with emphasis on the World Health Organization schema
    Cesar A Moran
    Department of Pathology, M D Anderson Cancer Center, Houston, TX 77030, USA
    Am J Clin Pathol 137:444-50. 2012
    ..The study herein described highlights that all thymomas had the potential to become invasive tumors...
  29. doi Comparative immunohistochemical analysis of pulmonary and thymic neuroendocrine carcinomas using PAX8 and TTF-1
    Annikka Weissferdt
    Department of Pathology, MD Anderson Cancer Center, Houston, TX, USA
    Mod Pathol 26:1554-60. 2013
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  30. doi Primary rhabdoid adrenocortical carcinoma: a clinicopathological and immunohistochemical study of three cases
    Annikka Weissferdt
    Department of Pathology, MD Anderson Cancer Center, Houston, TX, USA
    Histopathology 62:771-7. 2013
    ..We describe three cases of primary adrenocortical carcinoma (ACC) with prominent rhabdoid features and study their clinicopathological and immunohistochemical properties...
  31. doi An update on clinicopathological, immunohistochemical, and molecular profiles of colloid carcinoma of the lung
    Maryam J Zenali
    Department of Pathology, The University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center, Houston, TX 77030
    Hum Pathol 46:836-42. 2015
    ..Our study highlights the clinicopathological, immunohistochemical, and molecular features of lung colloid adenocarcinoma and attempts to clarify some misconceptions regarding this rare tumor. ..
  32. doi Thymic neuroendocrine tumors (paraganglioma and carcinoid tumors): a comparative immunohistochemical study of 46 cases
    Annikka Weissferdt
    Department of Pathology, MD Anderson Cancer Center, Houston, TX 77030 Electronic address
    Hum Pathol 45:2463-70. 2014
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  33. doi Thymic carcinoma, part 1: a clinicopathologic and immunohistochemical study of 65 cases
    Annikka Weissferdt
    Dept of Pathology, The University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center, 1515 Holcombe Blvd, Houston, TX 77030, USA
    Am J Clin Pathol 138:103-14. 2012
    ..Lymph node status and tumor size seem to be important prognostic factors. The Masaoka staging system does not seem to reliably predict outcome...
  34. doi Thymic carcinoma, part 2: a clinicopathologic correlation of 33 cases with a proposed staging system
    Annikka Weissferdt
    Dept of Pathology, The University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center, 1515 Holcombe Blvd, Houston, TX 77030, USA
    Am J Clin Pathol 138:115-21. 2012
    ..Our proposed schema seems to correlate well with survival and seems to be more practical than prior systems...
  35. doi Adenomatoid spindle cell thymomas: a clinicopathological and immunohistochemical study of 20 cases
    Annikka Weissferdt
    Department of Pathology, University of Texas M D Anderson Cancer Center, Houston, 77030, USA
    Am J Surg Pathol 34:1544-9. 2010
    ..The cases herein described highlight the importance of recognizing this unusual pattern of spindle cell thymomas to avoid misdiagnosis with other tumors, namely, when dealing with small mediastinoscopic biopsies...
  36. ncbi Primary Mediastinal Yolk Sac Tumors: An Immunohistochemical Analysis of 14 Cases
    Annikka Weissferdt
    Departments of Pathology Translational Molecular Pathology, MD Anderson Cancer Center, Houston, TX
    Appl Immunohistochem Mol Morphol . 2016
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  37. doi Spindle cell and pleomorphic ("sarcomatoid") carcinomas of the lung: an immunohistochemical analysis of 86 cases
    Annikka Weissferdt
    Department of Pathology, MD Anderson Cancer Center, Houston, TX, USA Electronic address
    Hum Pathol . 2016
    ..Application of immunohistochemistry should become the standard in the workup of pulmonary sarcomatoid carcinomas...
  38. doi Pleuropulmonary Meningothelial Proliferations: Evidence for a Common Histogenesis
    Annikka Weissferdt
    Departments of Pathology Translational Molecular Pathology, MD Anderson Cancer Center, Houston, TX Department of Pathology, Medical College of Wisconsin, Milwaukee, WI
    Am J Surg Pathol 39:1673-8. 2015
    ..As for CNS meningiomas, these mutational changes may provide additional targets for future personalized therapies. ..
  39. doi Primary mediastinal seminomas: a comprehensive immunohistochemical study with a focus on novel markers
    Annikka Weissferdt
    Department of Pathology, MD Anderson Cancer Center, Houston, TX 77030 Electronic address
    Hum Pathol 46:376-83. 2015
    ..Although there is some immunohistochemical overlap between testicular and mediastinal seminomas, considerable differences also exist and should be acknowledged when dealing with these tumors. ..
  40. doi Adrenocortical carcinoma: a comprehensive immunohistochemical study of 40 cases
    Annikka Weissferdt
    Departments of Pathology GI Medical Oncology, MD Anderson Cancer Center, Houston, TX Department of Pathology, Medical College of Wisconsin, Milwaukee, WI
    Appl Immunohistochem Mol Morphol 22:24-30. 2014
    ..In addition, Pax8 is only rarely positive in ACC, which is a useful tool in their separation from renal neoplasms...
  41. doi Lipomatous tumors of the anterior mediastinum with muscle differentiation: a clinicopathological and immunohistochemical study of three cases
    Annikka Weissferdt
    Department of Pathology, MD Anderson Cancer Center, Houston, TX, 77030, USA
    Virchows Arch 464:489-93. 2014
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  42. doi "Sarcomatoid" carcinomas of the lung: a clinicopathologic study of 86 cases with a new perspective on tumor classification
    Annikka Weissferdt
    Department of Pathology, MD Anderson Cancer Center, Houston, TX, USA Electronic address
    Hum Pathol . 2016
    ..Our proposal for a reclassification of these tumors would more accurately guide patient management and facilitate targeted therapies...
  43. doi WT1 expression in salivary gland pleomorphic adenomas: a reliable marker of the neoplastic myoepithelium
    Gerald Langman
    Department of Cellular Pathology, Birmingham Heartlands Hospital, West Midlands, UK
    Mod Pathol 24:168-74. 2011
    ..The role of this protein in influencing the mesenchymal-epithelial state of cells suggests that WT1 and the myoepithelial cell have an important role in the histogenesis of pleomorphic adenomas...
  44. doi Microcystic squamous cell carcinoma of the lung: a clinicopathologic study of three cases
    Annikka Weissferdt
    Dept of Pathology, M D Anderson Cancer Center, Houston, TX 77030, USA
    Am J Clin Pathol 136:436-41. 2011
    ..The importance of the recognition of this growth pattern lies in the separation from other often less aggressive pulmonary neoplasms or metastatic disease from a cutaneous tumor...
  45. doi Pulmonary salivary gland-type tumors with features of malignant mixed tumor (carcinoma ex pleomorphic adenoma): a clinicopathologic study of five cases
    Annikka Weissferdt
    Department of Pathology, M D Anderson Cancer Center, 1515 Holcombe Blvd, Houston, TX 77030, USA
    Am J Clin Pathol 136:793-8. 2011
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  46. doi Thymomas With Extensive Clear Cell Component:  A Clinicopathologic and Immunohistochemical Study of Nine Cases
    Annikka Weissferdt
    From the Department of Pathology, The University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center, Houston
    Am J Clin Pathol 146:132-6. 2016
    ..Nine cases of thymomas with an extensive clear cell component are presented...
  47. ncbi Ectopic Hamartomatous Thymoma-New Insights Into a Challenging Entity: A Clinicopathologic and Immunohistochemical Study of 9 Cases
    Annikka Weissferdt
    Department of Pathology, MD Anderson Cancer Center, Houston, TX Department of Pathology, National University Health System, Singapore, Singapore
    Am J Surg Pathol 40:1571-1576. 2016
    ..Changes in the nomenclature may be advised to more specifically designate tumor differentiation and to avoid confusion with true thymomas as these represent entirely separate clinicopathologic entities...
  48. ncbi Image Analysis-based Assessment of PD-L1 and Tumor-Associated Immune Cells Density Supports Distinct Intratumoral Microenvironment Groups in Non-small Cell Lung Carcinoma Patients
    Edwin R Parra
    Departments of Translational Molecular Pathology, The University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center, Houston, Texas
    Clin Cancer Res . 2016
    ..We investigated the correlation between immunohistochemical PD-L1 expression and tumor-associated immune cells (TAICs) density in non-small cell lung carcinoma (NSCLC) and correlated them with clinicopathologic variables...
  49. doi Sebaceous lymphadenoma of the thymus: A clinicopathologic and immunohistochemical study of 2 cases
    Annikka Weissferdt
    Department of Pathology, The University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center, Houston, TX 77030 Electronic address
    Hum Pathol 56:189-93. 2016
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  50. ncbi Primary Salivary Gland Type Tumors of the Thymus
    Neda Kalhor
    Department of Pathology, The University of Texas, MD Anderson Cancer Center, Houston, TX
    Adv Anat Pathol 24:15-23. 2017
    ..Herein, we will discuss the numerous benign a malignant SGTs that have been described in the thymus and highlight the difficulty that these tumors may pose when occurring in the thymic area...
  51. ncbi Intrathoracic glomus tumors and glomangiosarcomas: a clinicopathological and immunohistochemical study of 14 cases with emphasis on anatomic distribution
    Annikka Weissferdt
    Department of Pathology, The University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center, Houston, TX, USA
    Virchows Arch 469:541-546. 2016
    ..The current cases highlight the ubiquitous distribution of these tumors within the thoracic cavity and stress the importance of including these tumors in the differential diagnosis of thoracic neoplasms...
  52. doi Primary Pulmonary Lymphomas
    Sergio Piña-Oviedo
    Department of Pathology and Thoracic Pathology, M D Anderson Cancer Center, Houston, TX
    Adv Anat Pathol 22:355-75. 2015
    ..In this article we review the clinical, radiologic, pathologic, and molecular characteristics of several B-cell and T-cell PLLs with exception of Hodgkin lymphoma and posttransplant lymphoproliferative disorder. ..
  53. doi Primary Pulmonary Salivary Gland-type Tumors: A Review and Update
    Nadja Falk
    Department of Pathology, Tulane University, New Orleans, LA Department of Pathology, MD Anderson Cancer Center, Houston, TX
    Adv Anat Pathol 23:13-23. 2016
    ..In this review, we provide a comprehensive summary of primary pulmonary SGT with particular emphasis on morphologic characteristics and latest developments in terms of immunohistochemical and molecular techniques. ..
  54. doi Cystic well-differentiated squamous cell carcinoma of the thymus: a clinicopathological and immunohistochemical study of six cases
    Annikka Weissferdt
    Department of Pathology, The University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center, Houston, TX, USA
    Histopathology 68:333-8. 2016
    ..To present six cases of cystic well-differentiated squamous cell carcinoma of the thymus...
  55. doi Ewing sarcoma with extensive neural differentiation: a clinicopathologic, immunohistochemical, and molecular analysis of three cases
    Annikka Weissferdt
    From the Department of Pathology, The University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center, Houston
    Am J Clin Pathol 143:659-64. 2015
    ..Three patients with Ewing sarcomas showing extensive neural differentiation are presented...
  56. doi Combined thymoma-thymic seminoma. Report of 2 cases of a heretofore unreported association
    Annikka Weissferdt
    Department of Pathology, MD Anderson Cancer Center, Houston, TX 77030 Electronic address
    Hum Pathol 45:2168-72. 2014
    ..The cases herein described highlight the importance of ample sampling in mediastinal tumors and document for the first time the existence of combined thymoma-thymic seminomas. ..
  57. doi Fatal diffuse alveolar damage associated with oxaliplatin administration
    Jack Watkins
    Division of Pharmacy, The University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center, Houston, USA
    Clin Colorectal Cancer 10:198-202. 2011
    ..Other cases of pulmonary toxicity associated with oxaliplatin use are presented and the proposed pathophysiology of this rare occurrence is discussed...
  58. doi The spectrum of ectopic thymomas
    Annikka Weissferdt
    Department of Pathology, MD Anderson Cancer Center, 1515 Holcombe Blvd, Houston, TX, 77030, USA
    Virchows Arch 469:245-54. 2016
    ..In this review, we summarize the clinical and pathological spectrum of ectopic thymomas and discuss the histogenesis, treatment, and prognosis of these extraordinary tumors. ..
  59. doi Primary giant cell carcinomas of the lung: a clinicopathological and immunohistochemical analysis of seven cases
    Annikka Weissferdt
    Department of Pathology, The University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center, Houston, TX, USA
    Histopathology 68:680-5. 2016
    ..Seven cases of primary giant cell carcinomas of the lung are presented...
  60. doi Neuroendocrine Differentiation in Thymic Carcinomas: A Diagnostic Pitfall: An Immunohistochemical Analysis of 27 Cases
    Annikka Weissferdt
    From the Department of Pathology, MD Anderson Cancer Center, Houston, TX
    Am J Clin Pathol 145:393-400. 2016
    ..To investigate this occurrence in thymic carcinomas, 27 cases of different histologies were analyzed using neuroendocrine immunohistochemical markers...
  61. doi Ectopic primary intrathyroidal thymoma: a clinicopathological and immunohistochemical analysis of 3 cases
    Annikka Weissferdt
    Department of Pathology, MD Anderson Cancer Center, Houston, TX 77030 Electronic address
    Hum Pathol 49:71-6. 2016
    ..Awareness of this entity is important to avoid misdiagnosis and secure appropriate clinical management. ..
  62. doi Primary thymic cholesteroloma: a clinicopathological correlation of four cases of an unusual benign lesion
    Annikka Weissferdt
    Department of Pathology, The University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center, Houston, TX, USA
    Virchows Arch 467:609-11. 2015
    ..The current cases highlight an unusual tumoral thymic lesion that can be clinically confused for an aggressive tumor and that will require complete surgical resection for definitive diagnosis...
  63. doi Mediastinal seminoma with florid follicular lymphoid hyperplasia: a clinicopathological and immunohistochemical study of six cases
    Annikka Weissferdt
    Department of Pathology, MD Anderson Cancer Center, Houston, TX, USA
    Virchows Arch 466:209-15. 2015
    ..Familiarity with this variant of thymic seminoma is important in order not to misdiagnose these cases for reactive conditions or other tumors such as lymphoproliferative neoplasms which may require a different treatment approach. ..
  64. doi Staging of thymic epithelial neoplasms: thymoma and thymic carcinoma
    Annikka Weissferdt
    Department of Pathology, MD Anderson Cancer Center, Houston, TX, USA Electronic address
    Pathol Res Pract 211:2-11. 2015
    ..Particular emphasis is paid to the latest developments in this context. ..
  65. doi Pulmonary adenocarcinoma T1N0M0 and its classification
    Annikka Weissferdt
    Department of Pathology, MD Anderson Cancer Center, Houston, TX 77030 Electronic address
    Semin Diagn Pathol 31:260-4. 2014
    ..At the same time, it was suggested that if indeed that notion is maintained, a more serious and comprehensive study of actual cases must be undertaken. The details of the issues surrounding this subject are presented in this review. ..
  66. doi Immunohistochemistry in the diagnosis of thymic epithelial neoplasms
    Annikka Weissferdt
    Department of Pathology, MD Anderson Cancer Center, Houston, TX
    Appl Immunohistochem Mol Morphol 22:479-87. 2014
    ..This article will review the current knowledge of the immunohistochemical phenotype of thymic epithelial neoplasms with particular emphasis on its use for diagnostic purposes and the latest advances in this field. ..
  67. doi Epithelioid hemangioendothelioma of the bone: a review and update
    Annikka Weissferdt
    Department of Pathology, MD Anderson Cancer Center, Houston, TX
    Adv Anat Pathol 21:254-9. 2014
    ..Discussion of the historical context and the pertinent literature on the subject forms the basis of this review. ..
  68. doi Spindle cell thymomas with neuroendocrine morphology: a clinicopathological and immunohistochemical study of 18 cases
    Annikka Weissferdt
    Department of Pathology, MD Anderson Cancer Center, Houston, TX, USA
    Histopathology 65:111-8. 2014
    ..To present 18 cases of spindle cell thymoma (WHO type A) with prominent neuroendocrine morphology...