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Kudakwashe Chikwava, MBChB

Kudakwashe Chikwava, MBChB

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Assistant Professor of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine at the Children's Hospital of Philadelphia
Department: Pathology and Laboratory Medicine

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Department of Pathology
The Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia
Philadelphia, PA 19104
Office: (215) 590-1728
Fax: (215) 590-1736
MBChB (Bachelor of Medicine and Surgery)
University of Zimbabwe, 1997.
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Description of Clinical Expertise

Histiocytic disorders of childhood

Selected Publications

Picarsic J, Egeler RM, Chikwava K, Patterson K, Jaffe R, : Langerhans cell hyperplasia, Langerhans cell histiocytosis (LCH), and the thymus: A clinicopathologic study and review of the literature Pediatric Blood & Cancer 62(Suplement 1): S13-S13, May 2015 Notes: Meeting Abstract (Platform presentation).

Picarsic J, Egeler RM, Chikwava K, Patterson K, Jaffe R: Histologic patterns of thymic involvement in Langerhans cell proliferations: A clinicopathologic study and review of the literature. Pediatr. Dev. Pathol 18(2): 127-138, March-April 2015.

Whelan KA,Merves JF, Giroux J, Tanaka K, Guo A, Chandramouleeswaran PM, Benitez AJ, Dods K, Que J, Masterson JC, Fernando SD, Klein-Szanto AJ, Chikwava K, Ruchelli ED, Hamilton KE, Muir AB, Wang M, Furuta GT, Falk GW, Sperge JM, Nakagawa H : Autophagy mediates epithelial cytoprotection and redox homeostasis in Eosinophilic Esophagitis. Gastroenterology 2015 Notes: Submitted for review.

Cheng Y, Chikwava KR, Wu C, Zhang H, Bhagat A, Choi J, Tong W. : LNK (SH2B3) Suppresses B-precursor Acute Lymphoblastic Leukemia through IL-7 Receptor signaling. J Cli Investigation 2015 Notes: Submitted for review.

Cheng Y, Chikwava K, Wu C, Bhagat A, Choi, JK, Tong W,: LNK (SH2B3) Synergizes with TP53 in Suppressing B-Precursor Acute Lymphoblastic Leukemia through IL-7 Receptor Signaling Blood 124(21), Dec 2014 Notes: Meeting Abstract (Poster).

Maggadottir SM, Hill DA, Ruymann K, Brown-Whitehorn TF, Cianferoni A, Shuker M, Wang ML, Chikwava K, Verma R, Liacouras CA, Spergel JM.: Resolution of acute IgE-mediated allergy with development of eosinophilic esophagitis triggered by the same food. J Allergy Clin Immunol 133(5): 1487-1489, May 2014.

Bosse KR, Shukla AR, Pawel B, Chikwava KR, Santi M, Tooke, Castagna K, Biegel JA, Bagatell R, : Malignant rhabdoid tumor of the bladder and ganglioglioma in a 14-year-old male with germline 22q11.2 deletion. Cancer Genetics May 2014.

Boos MD, Chikwava KR, Dormans JP, Chauvin NA, Jen M: Lipofibromatosis: An Institutional and Literature Review of an Uncommon Entity. Pediatric Dermatology 31(3): 298-304, May 2014.

Gans I, Morrison MJ 3rd, Chikwava KR, Wells L: Intra-articular Nodular Fasciitis of the Knee in a Pediatric Patient. Orthopedics 37(3): e313-6, March 2014.

Chikwava KR, Jaffe R: Paediatric histiocytic tumors. Diagnostic Histopathology 20(2): 56-66, Feb 2014.

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Last updated: 05/18/2015
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