Publications By Dr. Aggie Czapla

Peer-Reviewed Articles

1.      Czapla A, Omman RA, Nam MW, Mehrotra S, Pambuccian SE. “Medusa-Head" cells, "Starfish" cells, and interconnecting long cytoplasmic processes as diagnostic cytologic clues for follicular dendritic cell sarcoma in fine needle aspiration samples. Diagn Cytopathol. 2017 Apr;45(4):322-326. 

2.   Gurram KC, Czapla A, Thakkar S. Acute pancreatitis: pancreas divisum with ventral duct intraductal papillary mucinous neoplasms. BMJ Case Rep. 2014 Oct 7;2014. 



1.   One H&E Stain is Sufficient for Evaluation of Sentinel Lymph Nodes in Breast Cancer. 2017 Annual USCAP Meeting

2.   Evaluation of CIN1 loop electrosurgical excision procedure (LEEP) specimens following an initial colposcopic biopsy diagnosis of CIN2: Retrospective p16 immunostaining on the initial colposcopic biopsies. 2015 Annual USCAP Meeting

3.  Discordance between HER2 copies/cell and HER2/CEP17 Ratio by fluorescence in situ hybridization (FISH) In Invasive Breast Carcinoma. 2014 Annual USCAP Meeting 

4.  “What is the Utility of Cytologic and Surgical Pathologic Examination in the Workup of Endobronchial Hamartomas?” ASCP 2014