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    Melike Pekmezci, MD

    TitleResident Physician
    SchoolUCSF School of Medicine
    DepartmentPathology
    Address505 Parnassus Ave, Moffitt
    San Francisco CA 94143

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      1. Doss EL, Doss L, Han Y, Huang S, Porco T, Pekmezci M, Lin S. Risk factors for glaucoma suspicion in healthy young asian and caucasian americans. J Ophthalmol. 2014; 2014:726760.
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      2. Doss EL, Doss L, Han Y, Huang S, Porco T, Pekmezci M, Lin S. Risk factors for glaucoma suspicion in healthy young asian and caucasian americans. J Ophthalmol. 2014; 2014:726760.
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      3. Walsh KM, Codd V, Smirnov IV, Rice T, Decker PA, Hansen HM, Kollmeyer T, Kosel ML, Molinaro AM, McCoy LS, Bracci PM, Cabriga BS, Pekmezci M, Zheng S, Wiemels JL, Pico AR, Tihan T, Berger MS, Chang SM, Prados MD, Lachance DH, O'Neill BP, Sicotte H, Eckel-Passow JE. Variants near TERT and TERC influencing telomere length are associated with high-grade glioma risk. Nat Genet. 2014 Jun 8.
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      4. Ostrom QT, Bauchet L, Davis FG, Deltour I, Fisher JL, Langer CE, Pekmezci M, Schwartzbaum JA, Turner MC, Walsh KM, Wrensch MR, Barnholtz-Sloan JS. The epidemiology of glioma in adults: a "state of the science" review. Neuro Oncol. 2014 May 19.
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      5. Pekmezci M, Vlodavsky E, Perry A. Previously unrecognized pattern of central nervous system hemangiopericytoma with pseudoglandular spaces. Clin Neuropathol. 2014 May-Jun; 33(3):186-9.
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      6. Nacar OA, Ulu MO, Pekmezci M, Deviren V, Ames C. Successful treatment of a very rare angiosarcoma involving the lumbar spine via en-bloc resection and radiotherapy: case report. Turk Neurosurg. 2014; 24(1):140-5.
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      7. Hirbe AC, Pekmezci M, Dahiya S, Apicelli AJ, Van Tine BA, Perry A, Gutmann DH. BRAFV600E mutation in sporadic and neurofibromatosis type 1-related malignant peripheral nerve sheath tumors. Neuro Oncol. 2014 Mar; 16(3):466-7.
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      8. Bhorade AM, Perlmutter MS, Wilson B, Kambarian J, Chang S, Pekmezci M, Gordon M. Differences in vision between clinic and home and the effect of lighting in older adults with and without glaucoma. JAMA Ophthalmol. 2013 Dec 1; 131(12):1554-62.
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      9. Mendelsohn BA, Mehta N, Hameed B, Pekmezci M, Packman S, Ralph J. Adult-Onset Fatal Neurohepatopathy in a Woman Caused by MPV17 Mutation. JIMD Rep. 2013 Nov 5.
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      10. Ayodele MO, Pekmezci M, Aghi MK, Scott BJ. Headache and focal neurologic deficits in a 37-year-old woman. JAMA Neurol. 2013 Nov 1; 70(11):1445-9.
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      11. Kang Y, Pekmezci M, Folpe AL, Ersen A, Horvai AE. Diagnostic utility of SOX10 to distinguish malignant peripheral nerve sheath tumor from synovial sarcoma, including intraneural synovial sarcoma. Mod Pathol. 2014 Jan; 27(1):55-61.
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      12. Jahangiri A, Wagner JR, Pekmezci M, Hiniker A, Chang EF, Kunwar S, Blevins L, Aghi MK. A comprehensive long-term retrospective analysis of silent corticotrophic adenomas vs hormone-negative adenomas. Neurosurgery. 2013 Jul; 73(1):8-17; discussion 17-8.
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      13. Pekmezci M, Perry A. Neuropathology of brain metastases. Surg Neurol Int. 2013; 4(Suppl 4):S245-55.
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      14. Cage TA, Pekmezci M, Prados M, Berger MS. Subependymal spread of recurrent glioblastoma detected with the intraoperative use of 5-aminolevulinic acid: case report. J Neurosurg. 2013 Jun; 118(6):1220-3.
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      15. Pekmezci M, Szpaderska A, Osipo C, Ersahin Ç. Evaluation of biomarkers in multifocal/multicentric invasive breast carcinomas. Int J Surg Pathol. 2013 Apr; 21(2):126-32.
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      16. Mesiwala NK, Pekmezci M, Huang JY, Porco TC, Lin SC. Comparison of optic disc parameters measured by RTVue-100 FDOCT versus HRT-II. J Glaucoma. 2012 Oct-Nov; 21(8):516-22.
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      17. Mesiwala NK, Pekmezci M, Porco TC, Lin SC. Optic disc parameters from optovue optical coherence tomography: comparison of manual versus automated disc rim determination. J Glaucoma. 2012 Aug; 21(6):367-71.
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      18. Wang D, He M, Wu L, Kao A, Pekmezci M, Singh K, Lin S. Dark-light change of iris parameters and related factors among American Caucasians, American Chinese, and Mainland Chinese. Curr Eye Res. 2012 Jul; 37(7):599-605.
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      19. Pekmezci M, Szpaderska A, Osipo C, Ersahin C. The Effect of Cold Ischemia Time and/or Formalin Fixation on Estrogen Receptor, Progesterone Receptor, and Human Epidermal Growth Factor Receptor-2 Results in Breast Carcinoma. Patholog Res Int. 2012; 2012:947041.
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      20. Schoenfeld A, Pekmezci M, Barnes MJ, Tihan T, Gupta N, Lamborn KR, Banerjee A, Mueller S, Chang S, Berger MS, Haas-Kogan D. The superiority of conservative resection and adjuvant radiation for craniopharyngiomas. J Neurooncol. 2012 May; 108(1):133-9.
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      21. Oz B, Pekmezci M, Dashti R, Karaman K, Kuday C, Tihan T. Emergence of a high-grade sarcoma in a recurrent meningioma: malignant progression or collision tumor? Arch Pathol Lab Med. 2011 Jul; 135(7):935-40.
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      22. Pekmezci M, Chang ST, Wilson BS, Gordon MO, Bhorade AM. Effect of measurement order between right and left eyes on intraocular pressure measurement. Arch Ophthalmol. 2011 Mar; 129(3):276-81.
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      23. Huang JY, Pekmezci M, Mesiwala N, Kao A, Lin S. Diagnostic power of optic disc morphology, peripapillary retinal nerve fiber layer thickness, and macular inner retinal layer thickness in glaucoma diagnosis with fourier-domain optical coherence tomography. J Glaucoma. 2011 Feb; 20(2):87-94.
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      24. Tihan T, Pekmezci M, Karnezis A. Neural stem cells and their role in the pathology and classification of central nervous system tumors. Turk Patoloji Derg. 2011 Jan; 27(1):1-11.
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      25. Pekmezci M, Louie J, Gupta N, Bloomer MM, Tihan T. Clinicopathological characteristics of adamantinomatous and papillary craniopharyngiomas: University of California, San Francisco experience 1985-2005. Neurosurgery. 2010 Nov; 67(5):1341-9; discussion 1349.
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      26. Huang JY, Pekmezci M, Yaplee S, Lin S. Intra-examiner repeatability and agreement of corneal pachymetry map measurement by time-domain and Fourier-domain optical coherence tomography. Graefes Arch Clin Exp Ophthalmol. 2010 Nov; 248(11):1647-56.
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      27. Desai RU, Pekmezci M, Tam D, Song J, Lin SC. Resident-performed Ahmed glaucoma valve surgery. Ophthalmic Surg Lasers Imaging. 2010 Mar-Apr; 41(2):222-7.
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      28. Seider MI, Pekmezci M, Han Y, Sandhu S, Kwok SY, Lee RY, Lin SC. High prevalence of narrow angles among Chinese-American glaucoma and glaucoma suspect patients. J Glaucoma. 2009 Oct-Nov; 18(8):578-81.
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      29. Seider MI, Lee RY, Wang D, Pekmezci M, Porco TC, Lin SC. Optic disk size variability between African, Asian, white, Hispanic, and Filipino Americans using Heidelberg retinal tomography. J Glaucoma. 2009 Oct-Nov; 18(8):595-600.
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      30. Wang D, Pekmezci M, Basham RP, He M, Seider MI, Lin SC. Comparison of different modes in optical coherence tomography and ultrasound biomicroscopy in anterior chamber angle assessment. J Glaucoma. 2009 Aug; 18(6):472-8.
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      31. Pekmezci M, Porco TC, Lin SC. Anterior segment optical coherence tomography as a screening tool for the assessment of the anterior segment angle. Ophthalmic Surg Lasers Imaging. 2009 Jul-Aug; 40(4):389-98.
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      32. Pekmezci M, Vo B, Lim AK, Hirabayashi DR, Tanaka GH, Weinreb RN, Lin SC. The characteristics of glaucoma in Japanese Americans. Arch Ophthalmol. 2009 Feb; 127(2):167-71.
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