Gladell P. Paner, MD, (BS) MT

Associate Professor
Associate Director, UC Medlabs

Department of Pathology
The University of Chicago
5841 S. Maryland Avenue
MC 6101, Room S-626
Chicago, IL 60637
Phone: 773.702.2824
Fax: 773.834-7644

Clinical Interests

Genitourinary Pathology and Oncologic Pathology


  • Arthur Purdy Stout Annual Award for 2016

Textbook Publications

  •  Amin MB, McKenney JK, Tickoo S, Paner GP, Al-Ahmadie H, Smith SS, Shen S, Velazquez E, Cubilla A, Ro J, Reuter VE. Diagnostic Pathology. Genitourinary. 2nd Edition Salt Lake City, UT: AmirsysR; 2016.
  • Hansel DE, Kane CJ, Paner GP, Chang SS. The Kidney – A Comprehensive Guide to Pathologic Diagnosis and Management. New York, NY: Springer. 2016.
  • Paner G, Amin MB, Moch H, Störkel S. Chromophobe renal cell carcinoma. In: Moch H, Humphrey PA, Ulbright TM, Reuter VE. WHO Classification of Tumours of the Urinary System and Male Genital Organs, 4th Edition, 2016.
  • Nose V, Paner GP, Greenson JK, Rodriguez FJ, Ko C, Morgan MB. Diagnostic Pathology. Familial Cancer Syndromes. Salt Lake City, UT: AmirsysR; 2013
  • Paner GP, Magi-Galluzzi C, Amin MB, Srigley JR. Adenocarcinoma of the prostate. In: Amin MB, Grignon DJ, Srigley JR, Eble JN. Urological Pathology. Lippincott Williams & Wilkins: 2013
  • Amin MB, McKenney JK, Tickoo S, Paner GP, Shen S, Velazquez E, Cubilla A, Ro J, Reuter VE. Diagnostic Pathology. Genitourinary. Salt Lake City, UT: AmirsysR; 2010

Link to AUA Pathology for Urologists (here)

Selected Recent Publications

1.    Choy B, Pearce SM, Anderson BB, Shalhav AL, Zagaja G, Eggener SE, Paner GP. Prognostic significance of percentage and architectural types of contemporary Gleason pattern 4 prostate cancer in radical prostatectomy. Am J Surg Pathol. 2016. [Epub ahead of print].

2.    Paner GP, Lopez-Beltran A, So JS, Antic T, Tsuzuki T, McKenney JK. Spectrum of cystic epithelial tumors of the prostate: Most cystadenocarcinomas are ductal type with intracystic papillary pattern. Am J Surg Pathol. 2016;40:886-95.

3.    Paner GP, Lopez-Beltran A, Sirohi D, Amin MB. Updates in the pathologic diagnosis and classification of epithelial neoplasms or urachal origin. Adv Anat Pathol. 2016;23:71-83.

4.    Paner GP, Cox RM, Richards K, Akki A, Gokden N, Lopez-Beltran A, Krausz T, McKenney JK, Steinberg GD. Pseudoangiosarcomatous urothelial carcinoma of the urinary bladder. Am J Surg Pathol. 2014;38:1251-1259.

5.    Ananthanarayanan V, Pan Y, Tretiakova M, Amin MB, Cheng L, Epstein JI, Grignon DJ, Hansel DE, Jimenez RE, McKenney JK, Montironi R, Oliva E, Osunkoya AO, Rao P, Reuter VE, Ro JY, Shen SS, Srigley JR, Tsuzuki T, Yao JL, Antic T, Haber M, Taxy JB, Paner GP. Influence of histologic criteria and confounding factors in staging equivocal cases for microscopic perivesical tissue invasion (pT3a): An interobserver study among genitourinary pathologists. Am J Surg Pathol.2014;38:167-75.

6.    Alvarado-Cabrero I, Hernández-Toriz N, Paner GP. Clinicopathologic analysis of choriocarcinoma as a pure or predominant component of germ cell tumor of the testis. Am J Surg Pathol. 2014;38:111-8.

7.    Bissonnette M, Kocherginsky M, Tretiakova M, Jimenez RE, Barkan GA, Mehta V, Sirintrapun JS, Steinberg GD, White KP, Stricker T, Paner GP. The different morphologies of urachal adenocarcinoma do not discriminate genomically by micro-RNA expression profiling. Human Pathol. 2013;14:1605-11.

8.    Malchow S, Leventhal DS, Nishi S, Fischer BI, Shen L, Paner GP, Amit AS, Kang C, Geddes JE, Allison JP, Socci ND, Savage PA. Aire-dependent thymic development of tumor-associated regulatory T cells. Science. 2013;339:1219-24.

9.    Amin MB, McKenney JK, Paner GP, Hansel DE, Grignon DJ, Montironi R, Lin O, Jorda M, Jenkins LC, Soloway M, Epstein JI, Reuter VE. ICUD-EAU International Consultation on Bladder Cancer 2012: Pathology. Eur Urol. 2013;63:16-35.

10.  Paner GP, Barkan GA, Mehta V, Sirintrapun SJ, Tsuzuki T, Sebo TJ, Jimenez RE. Urachal carcinomas of the non-glandular types: Salient features and considerations in pathologic diagnosis. Am J Surg Pathol. 2012;36:432-42.

11.  Paner GP, Aron M, Hansel DE, Amin MB. Non-epithelial neoplasms of the prostate. Histopathology 2012;60:166-86.

12.  Paner GP, McKenney JK, Guliz BA, Yao JL, Frankel WL, Shen SS, Jimenez RE. Immunohistochemical analysis in a morphologic spectrum of urachal epithelial neoplasms: Diagnostic implications and pitfalls. Am J Surg Pathol. 2011;35:787-798.

10.  Paner GP, Kristiansen G, McKenney JK, Amin MB. Rete testis-associated nodular steroid cell nests: description of putative pluripotential testicular hilus steroid cells. Am J Surg Pathol. 2011;35:505-11.

11.  Paner GP, Zehnder P, Amin AN, Husain AN, Desai MM. Urothelial neoplasms of the urinary bladder occurring in young adult and pediatric patients: A comprehensive review of literature with implications for patients management.  Adv Anat Pathol. 2011;18:79-89.

12.  Paner GP, Amin MB, Alvarado-Cabrero I, Young AN, Stricker H, Datta MW, Moch H, Lyles R. A novel tumor grading scheme for chromophobe renal cell carcinoma: Prognostic utility and comparison with Fuhrman nuclear grade. Am J Surg Pathol. 2010;34:1233-40.

13.  Paner GP, Brown JG, Lapetino S, Nese N, Gupta R, Shen SS, Amin MB. Diagnostic utility of antibody to smoothelin in the recognition of muscularis propria in transurethral resection of urinary bladder tumor (TURBT) specimens. Am J Surg Pathol. 2010;34:792-799.

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