Penn Dermatology

Penn Dermatology Faculty and Investigators

Rosalie Elenitsas, M.D.

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Herman Beerman Professor
Department: Dermatology

Contact information
2 Maloney Building
3600 Spruce Street
Philadelphia, PA 19104
Office: 215-662-4497
Fax: 215-349-5615
B.A. (Chemistry)
Washington and Jefferson College, 1981.
University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine, 1985.
Post-Graduate Training
Intern, Internal Medicine, Mercy Hospital, Pittsburgh, PA, 1985-1986.
Resident and Chief Resident, Dermatology, University Health Center of Pittsburgh, 1986-1989.
Fellow, Dermatopathology, Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania, 1989-1991.
American Board of Dermatology, 1989.
Certification in Dermatopathology, 1991.
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Selected Publications

Ferenczi K, Rosenberg AS, McCalmont T, Kwon EJ, Elenitsas R, Somach SC: Herpes zoster granulomatous dermatitis:histopathologic findings in a case series. J Cutan Pathol May 2015 [Epub ahead of print]

Melnick L, Berger EM, Elenitsas R, Chachkin S, Treat JR.: Fibrous Hamartoma of Infancy: A Firm Plaque Presenting with Hypertrichosis and Hyperhidrosis. Pediatr Dermatol. February 2015 [Epub ahead of print]

Etzkorn JR,Sobanko JF, Elenitsas R, Newman JG, Goldbach H, Shin TM, Miller CJ: Low recurrence rates for an in situ and invasive melanomas using Mohs micrographic surgery with melanoma antigen recognized by T cells 1 (MART-1)immunostaining: Tissue processing methodology to optimize pathologic staging and margin assessment. J Am Acad Dermatol 72(5), May 2015

Bernstein EF, Koblenzer C, Elenitsas R.: Minocycline pigmentation following carbon dioxide laser resurfacing: treatment with the Q-switched Nd:YAG laser. J Drugs Dermatol. 14(4), Apr 2015

Novoa RA, Wanat KA, Rosenbach M, Frey N, Frank DM, Elenitsas R: Erythrodermic Leukemia Cutis in a Patient With Pre-B-Cell Acute Lymphoblastic Leukemia. Am J Dermatopathol. Nov 2014 [Epub ahead of print]

Massey PR, Wanat KA, Elenitsas R, Rosenbach M. : Atypical Lentigines in a Man With Mixed African American and White Race/Ethnicity Receiving Long-term Voriconazole Therapy. JAMA Dermatol. 150(3), March 2014

Gormley R, Wanat K, Elenitsas R, Giles J, McGettigan S, Schuchter L, Takeshita J.: Ipilimumab-associated Sweet syndrome in a melanoma patient. J Am Acad Dermatol. 71(5), Nov 2014.

Boni A, Moore E, Chu EY, Elenitsas R.: Cutaneous Richter transformation of chronic lymphocytic leukemia: a rare entity. The American Society for Dermatopathology Annual Meeting, Chicago, IL October 2014.

Morrissey K, Rosenbach M, DeHoratius D, Elenitsas R,Tetzlaff M,: Granulomatous changes associated with pigmented purpuric dermatosis. Cutis 94, Oct 2014.

Liang CA, Jambusaria-Pahlajani A, Karia PS, Elenitsas R, Zhang PD, Schmults CD. : A systematic review of outcome data for dermatofibrosarcoma protuberans with and without fibrosarcomatous change. J Am Acad Dermatol. Oct 2014.

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