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Vinod B. Shidham

Department of Pathology

Wisconsin Medical College



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  • Department of Pathology, Wisconsin Medical College, USA. 2009
  • Department of Pathology, Medical College of Wisconsin, Milwaukee, Wisconsin, USA. 1999 - 2007
  • Co-Editor-in-chief, CytoJournal, Associate Professor, Medical College of Wisconsin, USA. 2004


  1. Preparation and using phantom lesions to practice fine needle aspiration biopsies. Shidham, V.B., Varsegi, G.M., D'Amore, K., Shidham, A. J. Vis. Exp (2009) [Pubmed]
  2. Should LSIL with ASC-H (LSIL-H) in cervical smears be an independent category? A study on SurePath specimens with review of literature. Shidham, V.B., Kumar, N., Narayan, R., Brotzman, G.L. Cytojournal (2007) [Pubmed]
  3. Tissue Harvester with Functional Valve (THFV): Shidham's device for reproducibly higher specimen yield by fine needle aspiration biopsy with easy to perform steps. Shidham, V.B., Pandit, A.W., Rao, R.N., Basir, Z., Shidham, A. BMC. Clin. Pathol (2007) [Pubmed]
  4. First CytoJournal Peer-Reviewer's Retreat in 2006 - open access, peer-review, and impact factor. Shidham, V.B., Sandweiss, L., Atkinson, B.F. Cytojournal (2006) [Pubmed]
  5. Prevention of an additional surgery for regional lymphadenectomy in melanoma: rapid intraoperative immunostaining of sentinel lymph node imprint smears. Shidham, V.B., Komorowski, R., Neuberg, M., Walker, A., Campbell, B.H., Chang, C.C., Dzwierzynski, W.W. Diagnostic. Pathology (2006) [Pubmed]
  6. Androgen receptor expression in metastatic adenocarcinoma in females favors a breast primary. Shidham, V.B., Komorowski, R.A., Machhi, J.K. Diagnostic. Pathology (2006) [Pubmed]
  7. CytoJournal's move to fund Open Access. Shidham, V.B., Cafaro, A.F., Atkinson, B.F. Cytojournal (2005) [Pubmed]
  8. MCW melanoma cocktail for the evaluation of micrometastases in sentinel lymph nodes of cutaneous melanoma. Shidham, V.B., Chang, C.C., Komorowski, R. Expert Rev. Mol. Diagn. (2005) [Pubmed]
  9. Microglandular hyperplasia has a cytomorphological spectrum overlapping with atypical squamous cells-cannot exclude high-grade squamous intraepithelial lesion (ASC-H). Shidham, V.B., Rao, R.N., Machhi, J., Chavan, A. Diagn. Cytopathol. (2004) [Pubmed]
  10. CytoJournal joins 'open access' philosophy. Shidham, V.B., Cafaro, A., Atkinson, B.F. Cytojournal (2004) [Pubmed]
  11. Optimization of an immunostaining protocol for the rapid intraoperative evaluation of melanoma sentinel lymph node imprint smears with the 'MCW melanoma cocktail'. Shidham, V.B., Komorowski, R., Macias, V., Kaul, S., Dawson, G., Dzwierzynski, W.W. Cytojournal (2004) [Pubmed]
  12. Colon biopsies for evaluation of acute graft-versus-host disease (A-GVHD) in allogeneic bone marrow transplant patients. Shidham, V.B., Chang, C.C., Shidham, G., Ghazala, F., Lindholm, P.F., Kampalath, B., George, V., Komorowski, R. BMC. Gastroenterol (2003) [Pubmed]
  13. Improved immunohistochemical evaluation of micrometastases in sentinel lymph nodes of cutaneous melanoma with 'MCW melanoma cocktail'--a mixture of monoclonal antibodies to MART-1, Melan-A, and tyrosinase. Shidham, V.B., Qi, D., Rao, R.N., Acker, S.M., Chang, C.C., Kampalath, B., Dawson, G., Machhi, J.K., Komorowski, R.A. BMC. Cancer (2003) [Pubmed]
  14. Fatty metamorphosis and other patterns in fibrous dysplasia. Shidham, V.B., Chavan, A., Rao, R.N., Komorowski, R.A., Asma, Z. BMC. Musculoskelet. Disord (2003) [Pubmed]
  15. Immunostaining of cytology smears: a comparative study to identify the most suitable method of smear preparation and fixation with reference to commonly used immunomarkers. Shidham, V.B., Chang, C.C., Rao, R.N., Komorowski, R., Chivukula, M. Diagn. Cytopathol. (2003) [Pubmed]
  16. Immunohistochemical comparison of gastrointestinal stromal tumor and solitary fibrous tumor. Shidham, V.B., Chivukula, M., Gupta, D., Rao, R.N., Komorowski, R. Arch. Pathol. Lab. Med. (2002) [Pubmed]
  17. Routine air drying of all smears prepared during fine needle aspiration and intraoperative cytology studies. An opportunity to practice a unified protocol offering the flexibility of choosing a variety of staining methods. Shidham, V.B., Kampalath, B., England, J. Acta Cytol. (2001) [Pubmed]
  18. Evaluation of micrometastases in sentinel lymph nodes of cutaneous melanoma: higher diagnostic accuracy with Melan-A and MART-1 compared with S-100 protein and HMB-45. Shidham, V.B., Qi, D.Y., Acker, S., Kampalath, B., Chang, C.C., George, V., Komorowski, R. Am. J. Surg. Pathol. (2001) [Pubmed]
  19. Evaluation of crystals in formalin-fixed, paraffin-embedded tissue sections for the differential diagnosis of pseudogout, gout, and tumoral calcinosis. Shidham, V., Chivukula, M., Basir, Z., Shidham, G. Mod. Pathol. (2001) [Pubmed]
  20. Intraoperative scrape cytology: comparison with frozen sections, using receiver operating characteristic (ROC) curve. Shidham, V., Gupta, D., Galindo, L.M., Haber, M., Grotkowski, C., Edmonds, P., Subichin, S.J., George, V., England, J. Diagn. Cytopathol. (2000) [Pubmed]
  21. Cervical cytology and immunohistochemical features in endometrial adenocarcinoma simulating microglandular hyperplasia. A case report. Shidham, V.B., Dayer, A.M., Basir, Z., Kajdacsy-Balla, A. Acta Cytol. (2000) [Pubmed]
  22. Methods of cytologic smear preparation and fixation. Effect on the immunoreactivity of commonly used anticytokeratin antibody AE1/AE3. Shidham, V.B., Lindholm, P.F., Kajdacsy-Balla, A., Chang, C.C., Komorowski, R. Acta Cytol. (2000) [Pubmed]
  23. Prostate-specific antigen expression and lipochrome pigment granules in the differential diagnosis of prostatic adenocarcinoma versus seminal vesicle-ejaculatory duct epithelium. Shidham, V.B., Lindholm, P.F., Kajdacsy-Balla, A., Basir, Z., George, V., Garcia, F.U. Arch. Pathol. Lab. Med. (1999) [Pubmed]
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