Histopathology Publications


  •  Locally Aggressive Mixed Epithelial and Stromal Tumour ​of Kidney Leading to Nephron Loss.​​ Shoaib M, Jalbani IK, Uddin Z, Rafi A and Abbas F. ​J Coll Physicians Surg Pak. 2022 Dec;32(12):SS190-SS192.​ DOI: 10.29271/jcpsp.2022.Supp0.SS190.​

  • ​TFG::MET-rearranged soft tissue tumor: A rare infantile neoplasm with a distinct low-grade triphasic morphology. Michal M, Ud Din N, Švajdler M, Klubíčková N, Ptáková N, Hájková V, Michal M and Agaimy A.​ Genes Chromosomes Cancer. 2022 Dec 4.​ DOI: 10.1002/gcc.23111.

  • Anaplastic Large-cell Lymphoma Involving Gastrointestinal Tract: A Clinicopathologic Study of 25 Cases of a Rare Tumor at a Rare Site. Ud Din NRahim S, Ansar Z, Ahmed A and​ Ahmad Z.​ ​Int J Surg Pathol. 2022 Dec 13:10668969221137​​518.​ ​DOI: 10.1177/10668969221137518.​

  • ​​Extranodal Follicular Dendritic Cell Sarcoma of the Head and Neck Region: A Clinicopathological Study of 7 Cases.​​ Din NU, Ahmad Z, Rahim S, Fritchie K, Tariq MU and Ahmed A.​​ 2022 Nov 25;10668969221133352. DOI: 10.1177/10668969221133352.​

  • Assessment during Covid-19: quality assurance of an online open book formative examination for undergraduate medical students. ​Rehman J, Ali R, Afzal A, Shakil S, Sultan AS, Idrees R and Fatima SS. ​​​BMC Med Educ. 2022 Nov 15;22(1):792. ​DOI: 10.1186/s12909-022-03849-y.

  • The causes of preterm neonatal deaths in India and Pakistan (PURPOSe): a prospective cohort study.Dhaded SM, Saleem S, Goudar SS, Tikmani SS, Hwang K, Guruprasad G, Aradhya GH, Kusagur VB, Patil LGC, Yogeshkumar S, Somannavar MS, Reza S, Roujani S, Raza J, Yasmin H, Aceituno A, Parlberg L, Kim J, Moore J, Bann CM, Silver RM, Goldenberg RL, McClure EM; PURPOSe study group. Lancet Glob Health. 2022 Nov;10(11):e1575-e1581.​​ ​DOI: 10.1016/S2214-109X(22)00384-9. ​Collaborators Zeeshan uddin.

  • Comprehensive Molecular Profiling of Sinonasal Teratocarcinosarcoma Highlights Recurrent SMARCA4 Inactivation and CTNNB1 Mutations. ​Rooper LM, Agaimy A, Gagan J, S​​impson RHW, Thompson LDR, Trzcinska AM, Ud Din N and Bishop JA.Am J Surg Pathol. 2022 Oct 10. ​DOI: 10.1097/PAS.0000000000001976.


  • Williams O and Fatima S​. Granuloma. 2022 Sep 19. In: StatPearls [Internet]. Treasure Island (FL): StatPearls Publishing; 2022 Jan. Bookshelf ID: NBK554586

  • ​​​Fibrocystic Breast Disease. Malherbe K, Khan M and​ Fatima S. 2022 Aug 8. In: StatPearls [Internet]. Treasure Island (FL): StatPearls Publishing; 2022 Jan​​. Bookshelf ID: NBK551609.

  • Mediastinal Carcinoid Tumors. Madrid OA and Fatima S. ​​2022 Aug 8. In: StatPearls [Internet]. Treasure Island (FL): StatPearls Publishing; 2022 Jan. ​​Bookshelf ID: NBK560803.

  • Case report: Primary​ ependymoma of the trigeminal nerve presenting as trigeminal neuralgia. Shah Z, Islam MY, Suleman F, Memon AH, Mubarak F and​ Shamim SM. ​Surg Neurol Int. 2022 Aug 19;13:365. ​DOI: 10.25259/SNI_495_2022.​

  • Case report: Axilla fibroadenoma - An atypical presentation. Virji SN, Vohra LM, Abidi S​​S and Idrees R. Ann Med Surg (Lond). 2022 Aug 5;80:104295.​ ​DOI: 10.1016/j.amsu.2022.104295.

  • Immunohistochemical analysis of a panel of cancer stem cell markers and potential therapeutic markers in pancreatic ductal aden​​ocarcinoma. Ali SMA, Adnan Y, Ali SM, Ahmad Z, Chawla T and Farooqui HA. J Cancer Res Clin Oncol. 2022 Sep 6.​ ​DOI: 10.1007/s00432-022-04315-4​.​​​​

  • Immunohistochemical Detection and Prognostic Significance of p53, Epidermal Growth Factor Receptor, Murine Do​uble Minute 2, and Isocitrate Dehydrogenase 1 in Glioblastoma Multiforme Patients of Pakistan. Ali SMA, Shamim MS, Enam SA, Ahmad Z, Adnan Y and Farooqui HA. Clin Med Insights Oncol. 2022 Aug 22;16:11795549221119107. D​OI: 10.1177/11795549221119107

  • A Novel Deep Learning-Based Mitosis Recognition Approach and Dataset for Uterine Leiomyosarcoma Histopathology. Zehra T, Anjum S, Mahmood T, Shams M, Sultan BA, Ahmad Z, Alsubaie N and Ahmed S.​ Cancers (Basel). 2022 Aug 3;14(15):3785. ​DOI: 10.3390/cancers14153785.​


  • Reflecti​on of mentors and mentees at initiation of Faculty Mentorship Program at Aga Khan University: A perspective. Rehman R, Khan F, Kayani N and Ali TS​. Pakistan Journal of Medical Sciences. 2022 Jul-Aug;38​(6):1691-1695.​​DOI: https://doi.org/10.12669/pjms.38.6.5454​.

  • Building the ecosystem for pediatric neuro-oncology care in Pakistan: Results of a 7-year long twinning program between Canada and Pakistan. Mushtaq N, Mustansir F, Minhas K, Usman S, Qureshi BM, Mubarak F, Bari E, Enam SA, Laghari AA, Javed G, Shamim S, Darbar A, Abbasi AN, Kirmani S, Resham S, Bilal A, Hamid SA, Zia N, Shaheen N, Wali R, Ghafoor T, Imam U, Maaz AUR, Khan S, Laperriere N, Desbrandes F, Dirks P, Drake J, Huang A, Tabori U, Hawkins C, Bartels U, Ramaswamy V, Bouffet E. Pediatr Blood Cancer. 2022 Sep;69(9):e29726. DOI: 10.1002/pbc.29726​​.

  • Reporting of mycetoma cases from skin and soft tissue biopsies over a period of ten years: A single center report and literature review from Pakistan.​ Zeeshan M, Fatima S, Farooqi J, Jabeen K, Ahmed A, Haq A, Arif MO and Zafar A. PLoS Negl Trop Dis. 2022 Jul 29;16(7):e0010607. DOI: 10.1371/journal.pntd.001​0607.​

  • Biliary Tract Cancer. Zamani Z and Fatima S.  2022 Jul 17. In: StatPearls [I​​nternet]. Treasure Island (FL): StatPearls Publishing; 2022 Jan–. ​​Bookshelf ID: NBK560550.

  • ​​​​Intracranial mesenchymal tumors with FET-CREB fusion are composed of at least two epigenetic subgroups distinct from meningioma and extracranial sarcomas. Sloan EA, Gupta R, Koelsche C, Chiang J, Villanueva-Meyer JE, Alexandrescu S, Eschbacher JM, Wang W, Mafra M, Ud Din N, Carr-Boyd E, Watson M, Punsoni M, Oviedo A, Gilani A, Kleinschmidt-DeMasters BK, Coss DJ​, Lopes MB, Reddy A, Mueller S, Cho SJ, Horvai AE, Lee JC, Pekmezci M, Tiha​n T, Bollen AW, Rodriguez FJ, Ellison DW, Perry A, von Deimling A, Chang SM, Berger MS, Solomon DA. Brain Pathol. 2022 Jul;32(4):e13037. ​​​​​DOI: 10.1111/bpa.13037.​

  • The causes of stillbirths in south Asia: results from a prospective study in India and Pakistan (PURPOSe). ​McClure EM, Saleem S, Goudar SS, Tikmani SS, Dhaded SM, Hwang K, Guruprasad G, Shobha D, Sarvamangala B, Yogeshkumar S, Somannavar MS, Roujani S, Reza S, Raza J, Yasmin H, Aceituno A, Parlberg L, Kim J, Bann CM, Silver RM, Goldenberg RL; PURPOSe Study Group. Lancet Glob Health. 2022 Jul;10(7):e970-e977. ​​​ ​Collaborators Zeeshan uddin. ​​DOI: 10.1016/S2214-109X(22)00180-2.​



  • ​​​​​RREB1::MRTFB fusion-positive extra-glossal mesenchymal neoplasms: A series of five cases expanding their anatomic distribution and highlighting significant morphological and phenotypic diversity.​ Agaimy A, Din NU, Dermawan JK, Haller F, Melzer K, Denz A, Baumhoer D, Stoehr R, Grützmann R, Antonescu CR.  Genes Chromosomes Cancer. 2022 Jun 28.​ ​DOI: 10.1002/gcc.23082.

  • Detection and characterization of latency stage of EBV and histopathological analysis of prostatic adenocar​cinoma tissues. ​Ahmed K, Sheikh A, Fatima S, Haider G, Ghias K, Abbas F, Mughal N and Abidi SH. Sci Rep. 2022 Jun 21;12(1):10399. DOI: 10.1038/s41598-022-14511​-4​.

  • ​Hea​d and Neck Low-Grade Fibromyxoid Sarcoma: A Clinicopathologic Study of 15 Cases. Gjorgova Gjeorgjievski S, Fritchie K, Thangaiah JJ, Folpe AL, Din NU. Head Neck Pathol. 2022 Jun;16(2):434-443. PMID: 34559373; PMCID: PMC9187798. DOI: 10.1007/s12105-021-01380-y.​


  • ​​Birth asphyxia is under-rated as a cause of preterm neonatal mortality in low- and middle-income countries: A prospective, observational study from Purpose. Goldenberg RL, Dhaded S, Saleem S, Goudar SS, Tikmani SS, Trotta M, Hwang Jackson K, Guruprasad G, Kulkarni V, Kumar S, Uddin Z, Reza S, Raza J, Yasmin H, Yogeshkumar S, Somannavar MS, Aceituno A, Parlberg L, Silver RM, McClure EM; PURPOSe Study Group. BJOG. 2022 May 20.​ https://doi.org/10.1111/1471-0528.17220.​

  • Hormone receptors AR, ER, PR and growth factor receptor Her-2 expression in oral squamous cell carcinoma: Correlation with overall survival, disease-free survival and 10-year survival in a high-risk population. ​​Adnan Y, Ali SMA, Awan MS, Idress R, Awan MO, Farooqui HA, Kayani HA. PLoS One. 2022 May 11;17(5):e0267300.​ https://doi.org/10.1371/journal.pone.0267300

  • Epithelioid myoepithelioma of the parotid gland: a case report with a brief literature overview.​ Vardag, A & Danish, M & Ikram, M & Awan, M & Kayani, N. (2022).  The Egyptian Journal of Otolaryngology. 38. 10.1186/s43163-022-00237-7. 13 May 2022​. DOI:10.1186/s43163-022-00237-7.

  • Assessment of histopathological parameters and survival difference in EBV-positive and EBV-negative prostate carcinoma. May 2022.  Ahmed K, Sheikh A, Fatima S, et al. DOI:10.21203/rs.3.rs-1659745/v1.

  • Giant Central Nervous System Aspergillom​a Mimicking Butterfly Neoplasm of the Corpus Callosum. Khandwala K, Mubarak F, Minhas K, Gauhar F and Ahmed A. ​​​ Cureus. 2022 Jun 23;14(6):e26225.​​​ DOI: 10.7759/cureus.26225​.

  • Fine Needle Aspiration. Sigmon, D. F., & Fatima, S. (2022). In StatPearls. StatPearls Publishing. PMID: 32491418.

  • Correlation of predisposing factors and Esophageal Malignancy in high risk population of Baluchistan. Ishaque, S. M., Achakzai, M. S., Ziauddin, & Pervez, S. (2022).  Pakistan journal of medical sciences. 
    Mar-Apr 2022;38(3Part-I):682-686.

  • Paratesticular Solitary Fibrous Tumour Mimicking Cellular A​​ngiofibroma: An Unusual Morphology and Rare Site. Qureshi MB, Usman MChundriger Q and Uddin N. Journal of the College of Physicians and Surgeons--Pakistan : JCPSP.  2022 April;32(4), 528–530. https://doi.org/10.29271/jcpsp.2022.04.528.​​

  • A rare cause of dyspeptic symptoms and anaemia in a young man. Rehman H, Abid S, Kayani N and Haroon A. Gut. 71(3), 478–520. 2022 Mar;71(3):478-520.​ DOI: 10.1136/gutjnl-2020-322511.​