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Darshana N Jhala, M.D., M.B;B.S, B.Mus.

Darshana N Jhala, M.D., M.B;B.S, B.Mus.

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Professor of Clinical Pathology and Laboratory Medicine
Department: Pathology and Laboratory Medicine

Contact information
Philadelphia Veterans Administration Medical Center (VAMC)
Pathology & Laboratory Medicine
3B 118, 3900 Woodland Avenue
Philadelphia, PA 19104
Office: 215.823.6396
Fax: 215.823.4271
B.Mus. (Vocal classical)
Miraj University, Maharashtra, India, 1982.
MB; BS (Medicine and Surgery)
Gujarat University, India, 1986.
M.D. (Pathology and Bacteriology)
Gujarat University, India, 1991.
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Description of Other Expertise

Indian Classical Vocal Music
Gujarati Cultural Association

Selected Publications

Jhala N, Jhala D.: Definitions in tissue acquisition: core biopsy, cell block, and beyond. Gastrointest Endosc Clin N Am. 24(1): 19-27, 2014.

Clayton Erica Fan, Kaplan David, Sepulveda Jorge, Jhala Nirag, Chang Kyong Min, Jhala Darshana.: Efficacy and cost of using FibroSURE to evaluate hepatic fibrosis in a Veterans Administration Patient Population: A Pilot Study. United States and Canadian Academy of Pathology, Baltimore, MD. 2013.

Buxbaum James L, Eloubeidi Mohamad A, Lane Christianne J, Varadarajulu Shyam, Linder Ami, Crowe Amanda E, Jhala Darshana, Jhala Nirag C, Crowe David R, Eltoum Isam A: Dynamic telecytology compares favorably to rapid onsite evaluation of endoscopic ultrasound fine needle aspirates. Digestive diseases and sciences 57(12): 3092-7, Dec 2012.

Borak Samuel, Siegal Gene P, Reddy Vishnu, Jhala Nirag, Jhala Darshana: Metastatic inflammatory myofibroblastic tumor identified by EUS-FNA in mediastinal lymph nodes with ancillary FISH studies for ALK rearrangement. Diagnostic cytopathology 40 Suppl 2: E118-25, Aug 2012.

Wei Shi, Pan Zenggang, Siegal Gene P, Winokur Thomas S, Carroll Andrew J, Jhala Darshana: Complex analysis of a recurrent pleomorphic hyalinizing angiectatic tumor of soft parts. Human pathology 43(1): 121-6, Jan 2012.

Vidhu Kaushik, Darshana Jhala, Michael Kochman, Nirag Jhala.: Cytoplasmic Vacuoles: An Under Recognized Morphologic Feature of Pancreatic Endocrine Neoplasm and Solid Pseudo papillary neoplasm of the pancreas. Journal of the American Society of Cytopathology 1(1): S110, 2012.

Nunez Amberly L, Jhala Nirag C, Carroll Andrew J, Mikhail Fady M, Reddy Vishnu V B, Xian Rena R, Jhala Darshana N: Endoscopic ultrasound and endobronchial ultrasound-guided fine-needle aspiration of deep-seated lymphadenopathy: Analysis of 1338 cases. CytoJournal 9: 14, 2012.

Knight Carrie S, Eloubeidi Mohamad A, Crowe Ralph, Jhala Nirag C, Jhala Darshana N, Chhieng David C, Eltoum Isam A: Utility of endoscopic ultrasound-guided fine-needle aspiration in the diagnosis and staging of colorectal carcinoma. Diagnostic cytopathology Sep 2011.

Taniyama Kiyomi, Jhala Darshana N, Katayama Hironori, Kuraoka Kazuya, Naito Zenya, Rangdaeng Samreung, Gong Gyungyub, Lai Chiung-Ru, Chang Alexander, Jhala Nirag C: Multinational comparison of diagnostic clues for uterine cervical lesions among cytotechnologists in Asian countries. Diagnostic cytopathology 39(7): 489-94, Jul 2011.

Steciuk M, Jhala D, Haber M, Jhala N: Endoscopic ultrasound-guided fine needle aspiration: a powerful modality in the diagnosis of aggressive systemic mastocytosis. Cytopathology : official journal of the British Society for Clinical Cytology 22(2): 130-2, Apr 2011.

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