28 May 2021: Weekly Roundup #48


This is what’s new on PathologyOutlines.com:

1. New Editorial Board Member for GI Pathology

Dr. Monika Vyas has been appointed to the Editorial Board for GI pathology. Dr. Vyas completed her early pathology training at the Tata Memorial Hospital in Mumbai, India, followed by an AP/CP residency at the Yale New Haven Hospital, New Haven, CT.  She subsequently did an Oncologic Surgical Pathology fellowship and a Gastrointestinal / Pancreatobiliary Pathology fellowship at the Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center in New York, NY. She joined the faculty at Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center and Harvard Medical School in Boston, MA in 2019.

2. Jobs Records

We had a record 114 jobs posted in April. Our previous record was 111 in October 2019. In addition, as of 27 May 2021, we have 506 jobs posted, the highest number in our history.

3. Chapter Updates

We recently merged the CD markers chapter into the Stains chapter. We also created a Molecular markers chapter and a Cytopathology chapter. Because we are moving some topics to other chapters, we will soon be removing the Methods chapter.

4. Author Collage

Thank you to the great authors who are contributing to our free online textbook. The collage on our homepage and 2020 authors page lists those who were particularly productive in 2020.

5. Books Posted in May

The following books were posted to our books database in May 2021:

27 January 2021: Images of the Week

Here is a selection of new images from our free, online textbook:

Microglandular hyperplasia

High power view showing columnar epithelial cells with subnuclear and supranuclear vacuoles, bland nuclei and mucinous cytoplasm, associated with reserve cell hyperplasia; luminal neutrophils in some glands.

Contributed by Gulisa Turashvili, M.D., Ph.D.

Epithelioid hemangioendothelioma

Tumor is comprised of cords, strands and small nests of large endothelial cells with abundant eosinophilic cytoplasm embedded in a myxohyaline stroma.

Contributed by Iva Brčić, M.D., Ph.D. and Bernadette Liegl-Atzwanger, M.D.

Sertoli cell tumor, NOS

Testicular Sertoli cell tumor, NOS (H&E), low magnification, back to back cords of bland, clear cells with abundant cytoplasm.

Contributed by Thomas Ulbright, M.D.

Coombs test / DAT

The results of a patient’s direct antiglobulin (DAT) / Coombs test.

Contributed by Thomas J. Gniadek, M.D., Ph.D.


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18 December 2020: New Transfusion Medicine Topics

Interested in Transfusion Medicine? We have many newly written topics over the past 6 months and more to come:

Make sure to check out the entire transfusion medicine chapter on our website:

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