Elham Khanafshar, MD, MS

Title(s)Professor, Pathology
SchoolSchool of Medicine
Address1825 4th Street, #L2181D
San Francisco CA 94107
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    Tehran University of Medical Sciences1997
    University of Southern CaliforniaMS1999
    Cedars-Sinai Medical CenterResidency2003Anatomic and Clinical Pathology
    UC San Diego HealthFellowship2004Surgical Pathology
    University of Southern CaliforniaFellowship2005Cytopathology

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    Dr. Elham Khanafshar is a cytopathologist, a specialist who diagnoses disease by examining samples at the cellular level. She has expertise in performing fine needle aspiration, a simple procedure in which a needle is used to draw material through the skin from a lump, producing a sample that can be examined microscopically to determine whether the lump is cancerous. She also specializes in exfoliative cytology, where cells shed from body surfaces are checked for signs of disease.

    Khanafshar's research focuses on the pathology of endocrine disorders, particularly thyroid diseases. She has also investigated how to improve fine needle aspiration biopsies to obtain better samples for research.

    Khanafshar earned her medical degree from the Tehran University of Medical Sciences in Iran. She then earned a master's degree in molecular and experimental pathology from the University of Southern California. She completed a residency in anatomic and clinical pathology at Cedars-Sinai Medical Center and a fellowship in surgical pathology at the University of California, San Diego, before returning to USC for a fellowship in cytopathology.

    Khanafshar is passionate about educating future pathologists, and she serves as director of UCSF's pathology fellowship program. She is a member of the Endocrine Pathology Society, Papanicolaou Society of Cytopathology, American Society of Cytopathology, College of American Pathologists and United States & Canadian Academy of Pathology.

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    1. Molecular Profiling of 50 734 Bethesda III-VI Thyroid Nodules by ThyroSeq v3: Implications for Personalized Management. J Clin Endocrinol Metab. 2023 10 18; 108(11):2999-3008. Chiosea S, Hodak SP, Yip L, Abraham D, Baldwin C, Baloch Z, Gulec SA, Hannoush ZC, Haugen BR, Joseph L, Kargi AY, Khanafshar E, Livhits MJ, McIver B, Patel K, Patel SG, Randolph GW, Shaha AR, Sharma J, Stathatos N, van Zante A, Carty SE, Nikiforov YE, Nikiforova MN. PMID: 37071871; PMCID: PMC10583990.
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    2. Somatic and Germline Mutations in Atypical Parathyroid Tumors. JAMA Otolaryngol Head Neck Surg. 2023 Oct 01; 149(10):942-943. Ullmann TM, Mulder M, Davis S, Rajwani T, Khanafshar E, Duh QY. PMID: 37651136; PMCID: PMC10472260.
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    3. Correlation of Cytologic and Radiologic Features with Molecular Finding in Indeterminate Thyroid Nodules. Journal of the American Society of Cytopathology. 2022 Nov 1; 11(6):s70. Lee LH, Khanafshar KE, Ljung LB, Hosseini HM. .
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    4. Ensuring remote diagnostics for pathologists: an open letter to the US Congress. Nat Med. 2022 Oct 20. Lennerz JK, Pantanowitz L, Amin MB, Eltoum IE, Hameed MR, Kalof AN, Khanafshar E, Kunju LP, Lazenby AJ, Montone KT, Otis CN, Reid MD, Staats PN, Whitney-Miller CL, Abendroth CS, Aron M, Birdsong GG, Bleiweiss IJ, Bronner MP, Chapman J, Cipriani NA, de la Roza G, Esposito MJ, Fadare O, Ferrer K, Fletcher CD, Frishberg DP, Garcia FU, Geldenhuys L, Gill RM, Gui D, Halat S, Hameed O, Hornick JL, Huber AR, Jain D, Jhala N, Jorda M, Jorns JM, Kaplan J, Khalifa MA, Khan A, Kim GE, Lee EY, LiVolsi VA, Longacre T, Magi-Galluzzi C, McCall SJ, McPhaul L, Mehta V, Merzianu M, Miller SB, Molberg KH, Moreira AL, Naini BV, Nosé V, O'Toole K, Picken M, Prieto VG, Pullman JM, Quick CM, Reynolds JP, Rosenberg AE, Schnitt SJ, Schwartz MR, Sekosan M, Smith MT, Sohani A, Stowman A, Vanguri VK, Wang B, Watts JC, Wei S, Whitney K, Younes M, Zee S, Bracamonte ER. PMID: 36266514.
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    5. Interventional cytology benefits patients undergoing thyroid FNA. Cancer Cytopathol. 2023 04; 131(4):214-216. Vohra P, Khanafshar E, Balassanian R. PMID: 36177880.
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    6. Non-Iodine-Avid Disease Is Highly Prevalent in Distant Metastatic Differentiated Thyroid Cancer With Papillary Histology. J Clin Endocrinol Metab. 2022 07 14; 107(8):e3206-e3216. Soe MH, Chiang JM, Flavell RR, Khanafshar E, Mendoza L, Kang H, Liu C. PMID: 35556126; PMCID: PMC9282362.
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    7. B1 Vitamin Deficiency After Bariatric Surgery, Prevalence, and Symptoms: a Systematic Review and Meta-analysis. Obes Surg. 2022 09; 32(9):3104-3112. Bahardoust M, Eghbali F, Shahmiri SS, Alijanpour A, Yarigholi F, Valizadeh R, Madankan A, Pouraskari AB, Ashtarinezhad B, Farokhi H, Sarafraz H, Khanafshar E. PMID: 35776243.
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    8. Hidden retained surgical sponge with intestinal migration: A rare case report. International Journal of Surgery Case Reports. 2022 Jun 5; 95:107274. Eghbali EF, Bhahdoust BM, Madankan MA, Mosavari MH, Vaseghi VH, Khanafshar KE. .
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    9. Retroperitoneal duodenal perforation due to COVID-19: An extremely rare case report. Int J Surg Case Rep. 2022 Jun; 95:107191. Eghbali F, Bhahdoust M, Khanafshar E, Pazouki A, Shahabi S, Kermansaravi M. PMID: 35572616; PMCID: PMC9091164.
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    10. Excellence Available Everywhere: The Virtual Pathology Grand Rounds Experience. Am J Clin Pathol. 2021 10 13; 156(5):839-845. Mirza KM, Gonzalez RS, Jiang XS, Khanafshar E, Wobker SE. PMID: 33978152; PMCID: PMC8136053.
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    11. Comparison of Perspectives on a Unified Cytopathology Fellowship Recruitment: Results of the ASC Cytopathology Program Director and Trainee Surveys 2021. Journal of the American Society of Cytopathology. 2021 Sep 1; 10(5):s3. Akhtar AI, Wu WR, Khurana KK, Khanafshar KE, Khader KS, Abramovich AC, Salomao SD, Gimenez GC, Elatre EW, Ely EK, Monaco MS. .
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    12. Fine-needle aspiration performance during cytopathology fellowship: what do the ACGME case logs show us? J Am Soc Cytopathol. 2021 Sep-Oct; 10(5):504-509. Salomao D, Wu RI, Hatlak K, Khanafshar E, Monaco SE. PMID: 34229981.
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    13. Clinical Behaviors of Atypical Parathyroid Adenomas. Journal of the Endocrine Society. 2021 May 3; 5(Supplement_1):a258-a259. Pearlstein PS, Eric EK, Kate KC, Khanafshar KE, Duh DQ. .
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    14. Cervical Lymph Node Features Predictive of Suboptimal Adequacy During Ultrasound-Guided Fine-Needle Aspiration in Thyroid Cancer Patients. J Ultrasound Med. 2022 Jan; 41(1):135-145. Chen JV, Morgan TA, Liu C, Khanafshar E, Choi HH. PMID: 33665844.
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    15. Disseminated Legionella micdadei infection in a liver transplant patient presenting as pulmonary nodules and a laryngeal lesion. Transpl Infect Dis. 2021 Jun; 23(3):e13563. Bond AR, Bainbridge E, Doernberg SB, Babik JM, Miller S, Khanafshar E, Henry T, David A, Russell M, Brandman D, Sherman CB, Yao F, Fung M. PMID: 33434394.
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    16. Molecular cytopathology diagnosis of a lung neoplasm: Case report of an unusual non-small cell carcinoma with MET exon 14 skipping mutation. Diagn Cytopathol. 2021 Jul; 49(7):E258-E261. Hosseini SM, Khanafshar E, Seeley EJ, Ruiz-Cordero R. PMID: 33433963.
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    17. Treatment of Metastatic Melanoma With Leptomeningeal Disease Using Intrathecal Immunotherapy. JCO Oncol Pract. 2020 11; 16(11):757-759. Huppert LA, Melisko ME, Glastonbury CM, Khanafshar E, Daud AI. PMID: 32603255.
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    18. The diagnostic utility of next-generation sequencing on FNA biopsies of melanocytic uveal lesions. Cancer Cytopathol. 2020 07; 128(7):499-505. Han LM, Khanafshar E, Afshar AR, Calkins SM. PMID: 32196967.
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    19. PTH hypersecretion triggered by a GABAB1 and Ca2+-sensing receptor heterocomplex in hyperparathyroidism. Nat Metab. 2020 03; 2(3):243-255. Chang W, Tu CL, Jean-Alphonse FG, Herberger A, Cheng Z, Hwong J, Ho H, Li A, Wang D, Liu H, White AD, Suh I, Shen W, Duh QY, Khanafshar E, Shoback DM, Xiao K, Vilardaga JP. PMID: 32694772; PMCID: PMC7377265.
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    20. Breaking Down Silos: The Importance of Interprofessional Communication Between Cytopathology and Gynecology for Cervical Samples. Journal of the American Society of Cytopathology. 2019 Sep 1; 8(5):s51-s52. Han HL, Grochowski GJ, Juan JI, Khanafshar KE. .
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    21. Case report of a neuroendocrine tumor of the thyroid gland with limited calcitonin expression: a diagnostic challenge. AME Case Rep. 2019; 3:12. Sukpanich R, Khanafshar E, Suh I, Gosnell J. PMID: 31231713; PMCID: PMC6556684.
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    22. Noninvasive follicular thyroid neoplasm with papillary-like nuclear features (NIFTP) in thyroid tumor classification. Pathol Int. 2018 06; 68(6):327-333. Kakudo K, El-Naggar AK, Hodak SP, Khanafshar E, Nikiforov YE, Nosé V, Thompson LDR. PMID: 29675873.
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    23. Squamous differentiation in papillary thyroid carcinoma: a rare feature of aggressive disease. J Surg Res. 2018 03; 223:39-45. Beninato T, Kluijfhout WP, Drake FT, Khanafshar E, Gosnell JE, Shen WT, Duh QY, Suh I. PMID: 29433884.
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    24. Cytology cases of the week: an educational tool that improves trainee exposure to cytology. J Am Soc Cytopathol. 2018 Mar - Apr; 7(2):106-110. Can NT, White KL, Calkins S, Ljung BM, Khanafshar E. PMID: 31043253.
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    25. Noninvasive follicular thyroid neoplasm with papillary-like nuclear features: a review for pathologists. Mod Pathol. 2018 01; 31(1):39-55. Seethala RR, Baloch ZW, Barletta JA, Khanafshar E, Mete O, Sadow PM, LiVolsi VA, Nikiforov YE, Tallini G, Thompson LD. PMID: 29052599.
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    26. Squamous Differentiation in Papillary Thyroid Carcinoma: a Rare Feature of Aggressive Disease. Journal of the American College of Surgeons. 2016 Oct 1; 223(4):e98-e99. Beninato BT, Kluijfhout KW, Drake DF, Khanafshar KE, Gosnell GJ, Shen SW, Duh DQ, Suh SI. .
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    27. Association Between BRAF V600E Mutation and Decreased Survival in Patients Locoregionally Irradiated for Anaplastic Thyroid Carcinoma. International Journal of Radiation Oncology • Biology • Physics. 2016 Oct 1; 96(2):e356. Choi CS, Shugard SE, Khanafshar KE, Quivey QJ, Garsa GA, Yom YS. .
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    28. Nomenclature Revision for Encapsulated Follicular Variant of Papillary Thyroid Carcinoma: A Paradigm Shift to Reduce Overtreatment of Indolent Tumors. JAMA Oncol. 2016 08 01; 2(8):1023-9. Nikiforov YE, Seethala RR, Tallini G, Baloch ZW, Basolo F, Thompson LD, Barletta JA, Wenig BM, Al Ghuzlan A, Kakudo K, Giordano TJ, Alves VA, Khanafshar E, Asa SL, El-Naggar AK, Gooding WE, Hodak SP, Lloyd RV, Maytal G, Mete O, Nikiforova MN, Nosé V, Papotti M, Poller DN, Sadow PM, Tischler AS, Tuttle RM, Wall KB, LiVolsi VA, Randolph GW, Ghossein RA. PMID: 27078145; PMCID: PMC5539411.
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    29. Intrapancreatic accessory spleen: utilization of fine needle aspiration for diagnosis of a potential mimic of a pancreatic neoplasm. J Gastrointest Oncol. 2016 Apr; 7(Suppl 1):S62-5. Saunders TA, Miller TR, Khanafshar E. PMID: 27034814; PMCID: PMC4783615.
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    30. Does radiation dose matter in thyroid cancer?: Patterns of local-regional failure in recurrent and metastatic well-differentiated thyroid cancers treated with dose-painted intensity-modulated radiation therapy. J Med Imaging Radiat Oncol. 2016 Aug; 60(4):560-7. Shugard E, Chen J, Quivey JM, Glastonbury CM, Khanafshar E, Garsa AA, George JR, Yom SS. PMID: 27020481.
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    31. Thyroid Cytology: Benefits and Problems. Textbook of Endocrine Surgery. 2016 Jan 1; 219-219. Khanafshar KE, Zante ZA. .
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    32. Microscopic Positive Tumor Margin Does Not Increase the Risk of Recurrence in Patients with T1-T2 Well-Differentiated Thyroid Cancer. Ann Surg Oncol. 2016 May; 23(5):1446-51. Kluijfhout WP, Pasternak JD, Kwon JS, Lim J, Shen WT, Gosnell JE, Khanafshar E, Duh QY, Suh I. PMID: 26628431.
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    33. Phase I dose-escalation study of 5-day intermittent oral lapatinib therapy in patients with human epidermal growth factor receptor 2-overexpressing breast cancer. J Clin Oncol. 2014 May 10; 32(14):1472-9. Chien AJ, Munster PN, Melisko ME, Rugo HS, Park JW, Goga A, Auerback G, Khanafshar E, Ordovas K, Koch KM, Moasser MM. PMID: 24711549; PMCID: PMC4017711.
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    34. Salivary Gland and Soft Tissue Ultrasound-Guided Fine-Needle Aspiration. AJSP Review and Reports. 2013 Jan 1; 18(1):43-47. Khanafshar KE, Ljung LB. .
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    35. Parathyroid Carcinoma. AJSP Review and Reports. 2011 Jul 1; 16(4):157-160. Khanafshar KE, van Zante vA. .
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    36. A tumor-suppressing function in the epithelial adhesion protein Trask. Oncogene. 2012 Jan 26; 31(4):419-31. Spassov DS, Wong CH, Harris G, McDonough S, Phojanakong P, Wang D, Hann B, Bazarov AV, Yaswen P, Khanafshar E, Moasser MM. PMID: 21706059; PMCID: PMC3184310.
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    37. A phase I dose and exposure escalation study of 5-day intermittent oral lapatinib (Lp) therapy in patients with HER2-overexpressing breast cancer (BC). Journal of Clinical Oncology. 2011 May 20; 29(15_suppl):e11077-e11077. Chien CA, Koch KK, Auerback AG, Rugo RH, Melisko MM, Park PJ, Khanafshar KE, Ordovas OK, Munster MP, Moasser MM. .
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    38. Medullary Thyroid Cancer: It is a pain in the neck? J Cancer. 2011 Apr 08; 2:200-5. Guerrero MA, Lindsay S, Suh I, Vriens MR, Khanafshar E, Shen WT, Gosnell J, Kebebew E, Duh QY, Clark OH. PMID: 21509150; PMCID: PMC3079917.
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    39. Higher rate of BRAF mutation in papillary thyroid cancer over time: a single-institution study. Cancer. 2011 Oct 01; 117(19):4390-5. Mathur A, Moses W, Rahbari R, Khanafshar E, Duh QY, Clark O, Kebebew E. PMID: 21412762; PMCID: PMC3131457.
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    40. Matrix Metalloproteinase Gene Expression Profiles Of Central Neck Lymph Node Metastases In Papillary Thyroid Cancer. Journal of Surgical Research. 2011 Feb 1; 165(2):296-297. Mitmaker ME, Grogan GR, Kansopon KJ, Khanafshar KE, Harari HA, Gosnell GJ, Clark CO, Duh DQ, Shen SW. .
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    41. Metastatic papillary thyroid cancer misdiagnosed as non-small [corrected] cell lung cancer. Thyroid. 2011 Mar; 21(3):319-23. Moalem J, Choi DX, Khanafshar E, Ruan DT, Woeber KA, Clark OH, Kebebew E. PMID: 21254936.
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    42. Papillary thyroid carcinoma variants. Head Neck Pathol. 2011 Mar; 5(1):51-6. Lloyd RV, Buehler D, Khanafshar E. PMID: 21221869; PMCID: PMC3037461.
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    43. The spectrum of papillary thyroid carcinoma variants. Adv Anat Pathol. 2011 Jan; 18(1):90-7. Khanafshar E, Lloyd RV. PMID: 21169742.
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    44. A large multicenter correlation study of thyroid nodule cytopathology and histopathology. Thyroid. 2011 Mar; 21(3):243-51. Wang CC, Friedman L, Kennedy GC, Wang H, Kebebew E, Steward DL, Zeiger MA, Westra WH, Wang Y, Khanafshar E, Fellegara G, Rosai J, Livolsi V, Lanman RB. PMID: 21190442; PMCID: PMC3698689.
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    45. A prospective study evaluating the accuracy of using combined clinical factors and candidate diagnostic markers to refine the accuracy of thyroid fine needle aspiration biopsy. Surgery. 2010 Dec; 148(6):1170-6; discussion 1176-7. Mathur A, Weng J, Moses W, Steinberg SM, Rahbari R, Rahabari R, Kitano M, Khanafshar E, Ljung BM, Duh QY, Clark OH, Kebebew E. PMID: 21134548; PMCID: PMC3052943.
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    46. Identification of differentially expressed microRNA in parathyroid tumors. Ann Surg Oncol. 2011 Apr; 18(4):1158-65. Rahbari R, Holloway AK, He M, Khanafshar E, Clark OH, Kebebew E. PMID: 21086055; PMCID: PMC3449317.
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    47. Molecular testing for somatic mutations improves the accuracy of thyroid fine-needle aspiration biopsy. World J Surg. 2010 Nov; 34(11):2589-94. Moses W, Weng J, Sansano I, Peng M, Khanafshar E, Ljung BM, Duh QY, Clark OH, Kebebew E. PMID: 20703476; PMCID: PMC2949559.
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    48. MicroRNA profiling of benign and malignant pheochromocytomas identifies novel diagnostic and therapeutic targets. Endocr Relat Cancer. 2010 Sep; 17(3):835-46. Meyer-Rochow GY, Jackson NE, Conaglen JV, Whittle DE, Kunnimalaiyaan M, Chen H, Westin G, Sandgren J, Stålberg P, Khanafshar E, Shibru D, Duh QY, Clark OH, Kebebew E, Gill AJ, Clifton-Bligh R, Robinson BG, Benn DE, Sidhu SB. PMID: 20621999.
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    49. Intraoperative diagnostic strategy to distinguish parathyroid adenomas from metastatic thyroid cancer. Endocr Pract. 2009 Jul-Aug; 15(5):454-7. Guerrero MA, Vriens MR, Suh I, Khanafshar E, Clark OH. PMID: 19491067.
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    50. Multiple genetic alterations in papillary thyroid cancer are associated with younger age at presentation. J Surg Res. 2010 May 15; 160(2):179-83. Moses W, Weng J, Khanafshar E, Duh QY, Clark OH, Kebebew E. PMID: 19765726.
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    51. A phase I dose-escalation study of 5-day intermittent oral lapatinib therapy with biomarker analysis in patients with HER-2–overexpressing breast cancer. Journal of Clinical Oncology. 2009 May 20; 27(15_suppl):e14530-e14530. Chien CA, Auerback AG, Rugo RH, Melisko MM, Munster MP, Khanafshar KE, Ordovas OK, Petricoin PE, Koch KK, Moasser MM. .
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    52. Defining a molecular phenotype for benign and malignant parathyroid tumors. Cancer. 2009 Jan 15; 115(2):334-44. Fernandez-Ranvier GG, Khanafshar E, Tacha D, Wong M, Kebebew E, Duh QY, Clark OH. PMID: 19107770.
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    53. Mitogen-inducible gene-6 expression correlates with survival and is an independent predictor of recurrence in BRAF(V600E) positive papillary thyroid cancers. Surgery. 2008 Dec; 144(6):908-13; discussion 913-4. Ruan DT, Warren RS, Moalem J, Chung KW, Griffin AC, Shen W, Duh QY, Nakakura E, Donner DB, Khanafshar E, Weng J, Clark OH, Kebebew E. PMID: 19040996.
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    54. Identification of biomarkers of adrenocortical carcinoma using genomewide gene expression profiling. Arch Surg. 2008 Sep; 143(9):841-6; discussion 846. Fernandez-Ranvier GG, Weng J, Yeh RF, Khanafshar E, Suh I, Barker C, Duh QY, Clark OH, Kebebew E. PMID: 18794420.
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    55. Does the 3-gene diagnostic assay accurately distinguish benign from malignant thyroid neoplasms? Cancer. 2008 Sep 01; 113(5):930-5. Shibru D, Hwang J, Khanafshar E, Duh QY, Clark OH, Kebebew E. PMID: 18661512.
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    56. Tumor size predicts malignant potential in Hürthle cell neoplasms of the thyroid. World J Surg. 2008 May; 32(5):702-7. Sippel RS, Elaraj DM, Khanafshar E, Zarnegar R, Kebebew E, Duh QY, Clark OH. PMID: 18224463.
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    57. Nonfunctioning parathyroid carcinoma: case report and review of literature. Endocr Pract. 2007 Nov-Dec; 13(7):750-7. Fernandez-Ranvier GG, Jensen K, Khanafshar E, Quivey JM, Glastonbury C, Kebebew E, Duh QY, Clark OH. PMID: 18194932.
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    58. Does the presence of additional thyroid nodules on ultrasound alter the risk of malignancy in patients with a follicular neoplasm of the thyroid? Surgery. 2007 Dec; 142(6):851-7; discussion 857.e1-2. Sippel RS, Elaraj DM, Khanafshar E, Kebebew E, Duh QY, Clark OH. PMID: 18063067.
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    59. Parathyroid carcinoma, atypical parathyroid adenoma, or parathyromatosis? Cancer. 2007 Jul 15; 110(2):255-64. Fernandez-Ranvier GG, Khanafshar E, Jensen K, Zarnegar R, Lee J, Kebebew E, Duh QY, Clark OH. PMID: 17559137.
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    60. Inflammatory myofibroblastic tumor of the breast. Ann Diagn Pathol. 2005 Jun; 9(3):123-9. Khanafshar E, Phillipson J, Schammel DP, Minobe L, Cymerman J, Weidner N. PMID: 15944952.
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    61. Transmission of hepatitis B infection from hepatitis B core antibody--positive liver allografts is prevented by lamivudine therapy. Liver Transpl. 2001 Jun; 7(6):513-7. Yu AS, Vierling JM, Colquhoun SD, Arnaout WS, Chan CK, Khanafshar E, Geller SA, Nichols WS, Fong TL. PMID: 11443579.
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