Rosalie Elenitsas, M.D.

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Herman Beerman Professor
Director, Dermatopathology Fellowship Program, University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine
Director, Penn Cutaneous Pathology Services
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.
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Selected Publications

Barnhill RL, Elder DE, Piepkorn MW, Knezevich SR, Reisch LM, Eguchi MM, Bastian BC, Blokx W, Bosenberg M, Busam KJ, Carr R, Cochran A, Cook MG, Duncan LM, Elenitsas R, Fouchardière A, Gerami P, Johansson I, Ko J, Landman G, Lazar AJ, Lowe L, Massi D, Messina J, Mihic-Probst D, Parker DC, Schmidt B, Shea CR, Scolyer RA, Tetzlaff M, Xu X, Yeh I, Zembowicz A, Elmore JG: Revision of the Melanocytic Pathology Assessment Tool and Hierarchy for Diagnosis Classification Schema for Melanocytic Lesions: A Consensus Statement. JAMA Netw Open. Jan 2023.

Rodriguez O, Elenitsas R, Jiang AJ, Abbott JJ, Rubin AI: A call for nail clipping histopathology to become an essential component of the routine evaluation of melanonychia: Benefitting patients as a triage and surgical planning maneuver. J Cutan Pathol. Dec 2022.

Godse R, Rauck C, Woods R, Steele KT, Elenitsas R: Two Cases of Insulin-Derived Amyloidosis With Acanthosis Nigricans-Like Changes. Am J Dermatopathol. Page: 979-980, Dec 2022.

Wat M, Mollanazar N, Ellebrecht CT, Forrestel A, Elenitsas R, Chu EY: Lichen-planus-pemphigoides-like reaction to PD-1 checkpoint blockade. J Cutan Pathol. Page: 978-987, Nov 2022.

Lewis DJ, Zhang J, Elenitsas R, Shanti RM, Miller CJ, Cohen JV: Stage II desmoplastic melanoma treated with neoadjuvant immunotherapy and Mohs micrographic surgery. J Eur Acad Dermatol Venereol. Oct 2022.

Daneshpajouhnejad P, Jiang AJ, Abbott JJ, Dany M, Milbar HC, Elenitsas R, Rubin AI: Magnetic nails! Introduction of the terrazzo pattern on histopathology, as well as clinical and dermatoscopic features of a trendy nail cosmetic. J Cutan Pathol. Oct 2022.

Zuraski CR, Wales C, Nguyen CV, Chan EF, Kovarik C, Seykora JT, Elenitsas R, Moshiri AS: Cutaneous Ganglioneuromas With Overlying Epidermal Hyperplasia: A Case Series Presentation and Proposal of Potential Etiopathogenesis. Am J Dermatopathol 19: 812-816, Jul 2022.

Wang RH, Abbott J, Jiang AJ, Chu EY, Elenitsas R : Slow-Growing Nodule in a Patient With Li-Fraumeni Syndrome: Challenge Am J Dermatopathol. 44(4): e37-e38, April 2022.

Wang RH, Abbott J, Jiang AJ, Chu EY, Elenitsas R : Slow-Growing Nodule in a Patient With Li-Fraumeni Syndrome: Answer. Am J Dermatopathol. 44(4): 312-313, April 2022.

Jiang A, Abbott J, Elenitsas R, Rubin AI: Histopathologic Challenges and Traps in the Diagnosis of Nail Unit Melanoma. The American Society of Dermatopathology Annual Meeting Oct 2021.

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