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Hina Sheikh, MD

Co-Chief, Section of Dermatopathology
Dr. Sheikh received her MD from the Aga Khan University, Pakistan. She completed her residency in combined anatomic and clinical pathology and fellowships in Dermatopathology & Molecular Genetic Pathology at the University of Pittsburgh, Pa. She is certified by the American Board of Pathology in Anatomic and Clinical Pathology with added board certifications in Dermatopathology and Molecular Genetic Pathology. Before joining Health Network Laboratories, Dr. Sheikh was the Director of Dermatopathology and Assistant Professor in the Department of Pathology at Temple University, Philadelphia, Pa. She has taught medical students and resident physicians at University of Pittsburgh and Temple University and has published in the area of molecular anatomic pathology.


Multifocal CNS infiltration of chronic lymphocytic leukemia in the form of small-cell solid metastatic lesions. 
Imitola J, Pitt K, Peoples JL, Krynska B, Sheikh H, Kesari S, Azizi SA. J Neurooncol. 2012 Aug;109(1):213-5. doi: 10.1007/s11060-012-0869-5. Epub 2012 May 10. No abstract available. PMID: 22573347

NM-23 gene loss of heterozygosity and protein expression in high-stage laryngeal squamous cell carcinomas.
Sheikh H, Murphy J, Hunt JL. Diagn Mol Pathol. 2006 Mar;15(1):1-6. PMID: 16531762

A 42-year-old woman with a 7-month history of abdominal pain. A, endometriosis involving ileocecal junction and 2 pericolonic lymph nodes; B, intranodal benign glandular inclusions.
Sheikh HA, Krishnamurti U, Bhat Y, Rajendiran S. Arch Pathol Lab Med. 2005 Dec;129(12):e218-21. No abstract available. PMID: 16329741

Comparative mutational analysis of pulmonary scar epithelium, bronchioloalveolar carcinomas, and invasive well-differentiated pulmonary adenocarcinomas: a molecular approach to diagnostically challenging cases.
Sheikh HA, Sasatomi E, Finkelstein S, Yousem SA. Am J Surg Pathol. 2005 Oct;29(10):1267-73. PMID: 16160467

Severe hemolysis resulting from D incompatibility in a case of ABO-identical liver transplant.
Fung MK, Sheikh H, Eghtesad B, Lopez-Plaza I. Transfusion. 2004 Nov;44(11):1635-9. PMID: 15504170

p63 expression in assessment of bronchioloalveolar proliferations of the lung.
Sheikh HA, Fuhrer K, Cieply K, Yousem S. Mod Pathol. 2004 Sep;17(9):1134-40. PMID: 15205681 Free Article

Molecular genotyping of medullary thyroid carcinoma can predict tumor recurrence.
Sheikh HA, Tometsko M, Niehouse L, Aldeeb D, Swalsky P, Finkelstein S, Barnes EL, Hunt JL. Am J Surg Pathol. 2004 Jan;28(1):101-6. PMID: 14707871 Related citations