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Carrie A. Fitzpatrick, PhD

Dr. Fitzpatrick is a Clinical Cytogeneticist and Molecular Geneticist with a focus in Constitutional disorders. Her clinical practice and diagnostic expertise also include Cytogenetics and Molecular Genomics of neoplastic disorders including hematologic malignancies and solid tumors.

University of Chicago
ABMGG Clinical Fellowship - Molecular Genetics
2017

University of Chicago
ABMGG Clinical Fellowship - Cytogenetics
2007

University of Illinois at Chicago
PhD - Molecular Genetics
2003

NF2-mutated Renal Carcinomas Have Common Morphologic Features Which Overlap With Biphasic Hyalinizing Psammomatous Renal Cell Carcinoma: A Comprehensive Study of 14 Cases.
Paintal A, Tjota MY, Wang P, Fitzpatrick C, Wanjari P, Stadler WM, Gallan AJ, Segal J, Antic T. NF2-mutated Renal Carcinomas Have Common Morphologic Features Which Overlap With Biphasic Hyalinizing Psammomatous Renal Cell Carcinoma: A Comprehensive Study of 14 Cases. Am J Surg Pathol. 2022 May 01; 46(5):617-627.
PMID: 35034039

The Utility of MDM2 and CDK4 Immunohistochemistry and MDM2 FISH in Craniofacial Osteosarcoma.
Limbach AL, Lingen MW, McElherne J, Mashek H, Fitzpatrick C, Hyjek E, Mostofi R, Cipriani NA. The Utility of MDM2 and CDK4 Immunohistochemistry and MDM2 FISH in Craniofacial Osteosarcoma. Head Neck Pathol. 2020 Dec; 14(4):889-898.
PMID: 32026294

Diagnostic utility of STAT6YE361 expression in classical Hodgkin lymphoma and related entities.
Van Slambrouck C, Huh J, Suh C, Song JY, Menon MP, Sohani AR, Duffield AS, Goldberg RC, Dama P, Kiyotani K, Godfrey J, Fitzpatrick C, Kline J, Smith SM, Jaffe ES, Hartmann S, Venkataraman G. Diagnostic utility of STAT6YE361 expression in classical Hodgkin lymphoma and related entities. Mod Pathol. 2020 05; 33(5):834-845.
PMID: 31822802

Genetic Underpinnings of Renal Cell Carcinoma With Leiomyomatous Stroma.
Parilla M, Alikhan M, Al-Kawaaz M, Patil S, Kadri S, Ritterhouse LL, Segal J, Fitzpatrick C, Antic T. Genetic Underpinnings of Renal Cell Carcinoma With Leiomyomatous Stroma. Am J Surg Pathol. 2019 08; 43(8):1135-1144.
PMID: 30986793

Mucoepidermoid Carcinoma: A Comparison of Histologic Grading Systems and Relationship to MAML2 Rearrangement and Prognosis.
Cipriani NA, Lusardi JJ, McElherne J, Pearson AT, Olivas AD, Fitzpatrick C, Lingen MW, Blair EA. Mucoepidermoid Carcinoma: A Comparison of Histologic Grading Systems and Relationship to MAML2 Rearrangement and Prognosis. Am J Surg Pathol. 2019 07; 43(7):885-897.
PMID: 31021855

MTAP immunohistochemistry is an accurate and reproducible surrogate for CDKN2A fluorescence in situ hybridization in diagnosis of malignant pleural mesothelioma.
Chapel DB, Schulte JJ, Berg K, Churg A, Dacic S, Fitzpatrick C, Galateau-Salle F, Hiroshima K, Krausz T, Le Stang N, McGregor S, Nabeshima K, Husain AN. MTAP immunohistochemistry is an accurate and reproducible surrogate for CDKN2A fluorescence in situ hybridization in diagnosis of malignant pleural mesothelioma. Mod Pathol. 2020 02; 33(2):245-254.
PMID: 31231127

PD-L1 gene alterations identify a subset of diffuse large B-cell lymphoma harboring a T-cell-inflamed phenotype.
Godfrey J, Tumuluru S, Bao R, Leukam M, Venkataraman G, Phillip J, Fitzpatrick C, McElherne J, MacNabb BW, Orlowski R, Smith SM, Kline J. PD-L1 gene alterations identify a subset of diffuse large B-cell lymphoma harboring a T-cell-inflamed phenotype. Blood. 2019 05 23; 133(21):2279-2290.
PMID: 30910787

Integrating a Large Next-Generation Sequencing Panel into the Clinical Diagnosis of Gliomas Provides a Comprehensive Platform for Classification from FFPE Tissue or Smear Preparations.
Parilla M, Kadri S, Patil SA, Fitzpatrick C, Ritterhouse L, Segal J, Collins J, Pytel P. Integrating a Large Next-Generation Sequencing Panel into the Clinical Diagnosis of Gliomas Provides a Comprehensive Platform for Classification from FFPE Tissue or Smear Preparations. J Neuropathol Exp Neurol. 2019 03 01; 78(3):257-267.
PMID: 30698790

BCL3 expression promotes resistance to alkylating chemotherapy in gliomas.
Wu L, Bernal GM, Cahill KE, Pytel P, Fitzpatrick CA, Mashek H, Weichselbaum RR, Yamini B. BCL3 expression promotes resistance to alkylating chemotherapy in gliomas. Sci Transl Med. 2018 07 04; 10(448).
PMID: 29973405

System for Informatics in the Molecular Pathology Laboratory: An Open-Source End-to-End Solution for Next-Generation Sequencing Clinical Data Management.
Kang W, Kadri S, Puranik R, Wurst MN, Patil SA, Mujacic I, Benhamed S, Niu N, Zhen CJ, Ameti B, Long BC, Galbo F, Montes D, Iracheta C, Gamboa VL, Lopez D, Yourshaw M, Lawrence CA, Aisner DL, Fitzpatrick C, McNerney ME, Wang YL, Andrade J, Volchenboum SL, Furtado LV, Ritterhouse LL, Segal JP. System for Informatics in the Molecular Pathology Laboratory: An Open-Source End-to-End Solution for Next-Generation Sequencing Clinical Data Management. J Mol Diagn. 2018 07; 20(4):522-532.
PMID: 29698836

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