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Cytopathology

Service

  • SurePath and conventional Pap tests, nongynecologic fluids, and fine needle biopsies
  • HPV and GC/Chlamydia testing on SurePath vial
  • Automated Pap test processing
  • Correlation of cytology with previous cytology/biopsy
  • Pap test 2-3 turn around time for normals, 4-7 days for abnormal
  • View production schedule

Specimen Transportation

  • Pap test kits and overnight mailers or courier service available upon request

Pap Testing and HPV

Non GYN Cytology

  • Read cytopathology guidelines for complete instructions on non-gynecologic cytology on fine needle biopsies, body cavity fluids, washings, scrapings, brushings, and urine specimens.
  • Complete requisition form completely with patient and billing information.
  • Contact client services at 317.491.6000 for courier pick up.

Fine Needle Aspiration (FNA)

  • Please call 317.491.6000 or 1.800.433.0740 to schedule an appointment.
  • Fine needle aspiration can be performed on at outpatient basis at Methodist, University, Riley, North, West, Ball and Arnett. They cannot be performed at any outlying sites.

Expertise

Meet the Cytopathology team of physicians

  • Harvey M. Cramer, MD, FRCP(C)
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    ASSOCIATE PROFESSOR; DIRECTOR, CYTOPATHOLOGY; DIRECTOR, CYTOPATHOLOGY FELLOWSHIP PROGRAM

    Education: MD University of Manitoba, Canada; Resident in Cytology and in Anatomic Pathology, Toronto General Hospital;Fellow in Cytopathology, UCLA Center for the Health Sciences; Fellow in Cytopathology, M.D. Anderson Hospital and Tumor Institute
    Board Certification: Diplomate of the American Board of Pathology in Anatomic Pathology
    Subspecialty Certification: Cytopathology
    Special Interest:  Fine needle aspiration cytopathology
    Address: Indiana University Health Pathology Laboratory
    350 West 11th St., Room 4026
    Indianapolis, IN 46202-4108
    Phone:  317.491.6353
    Fax:  317.491.6334
    Pager:  312.7315
    E-mail:  hcramer@iupui.edu 

  • Shaoxing Chen, MD, PhD

    ASSISTANT PROFESSOR

    Education: MD Tongji Medical University, China; PhD in Biochemistry,Tulane University; Resident in Pathology, Indiana University School of Medicine; Fellow in Cytopathology, Indiana University School of Medicine; Fellow in Surgical Pathology, University of Texas M.D. Anderson Cancer Center
    Board Certification: Diplomate of the American Board of Pathology in Anatomic and Clinical Pathology
    Special Interest: Surgical pathology, Cytopathology 
    Address: Indiana University Health Pathology Laboratory
    350 West 11th St., Room 4088
    Indianapolis, IN 46202-4108
    Phone: 317.491.6443
    Fax: 317.491.6334
    Pager: 312.4053
    E-mail:  chen251@iupui.edu

  • Nishi Dave, MBBS
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    ASSISTANT PROFESSOR

    Education: M.B., B.S., Mahatma Gandhi Medical College, Indore, India; Resident in Pathology, Saint Barnabas Medical Center, Livingston, New Jersey; Resident in Clinical Pathology, Mahatma Gandhi Medical College, Indore, India; 
    Fellow in Cytopathology, Baylor College of Medicine, Houston, Texas
    Board Certification: Diplomate of the American Board of Pathology in Anatomic and Clinical Pathology
    Special Interest: Cytopathology 
    Address: Indiana University Health Pathology Laboratory
    350 West 11th St., Room 4038
    Indianapolis, IN 46202-4108
    Phone: 317.491.6361
    Pager: 312.2263
    E-mail: nishdave@iupui.edu 

  • Darrell D. Davidson, MD, PhD
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    CLINICAL ASSISTANT PROFESSOR

    Education: MD Tulane University School of Medicine; PhD in Pharmacology, Tulane University; Resident in Pathology, William Beaumont Hospital,  Royal Oak,  Michigan; Fellow in Cytopathology, William Beaumont Hospital
    Board Certification: Diplomate of the American Board of Pathology in Anatomic Pathology
    Subspecialty Certification: Cytopathology
    Special Interest: Cytopathology
    Address: Roudebush VA Medical Center
    1481 W. 10th St., Room A2036
    Indianapolis, IN 46202-2884
    Phone:  317.988.2439
    Fax:  317.554.0297
    Pager:  312.7316
    E-mail: dddavids@iupui.edu

  • Rosen K. Dimitrov, MD
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    CLINICAL ASSISTANT PROFESSOR

    Education: MD Medical University of Sofia, Bulgaria; Resident in Internal Medicine, District Hospital (Medical University of Sofia); Resident in Pathology, Medical College of Wisconsin;
    Fellow in Surgical Pathology, Medical College of Wisconsin; Fellow in Cytopathology, Indiana University
    Board Certification: Diplomate of the American Board of Pathology in Anatomic and Clinical Pathology
    Subspecialty Certification: Cytopathology
    Special Interest: Cytopathology
    Address: Indiana University Health Pathology Laboratory
    350 West 11th St., Room 4046
    Indianapolis, IN 46202-4108
    Phone: 317.491.6335
    Fax: 317.491.6335
    Pager: 367.0145
    E-mail:  rdimitro@iupui.edu

  • Robert E. Emerson, MD
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    ASSOCIATE PROFESSOR

    Education: MD Indiana University School of Medicine; Resident in Pathology, Indiana University; Fellow in Cytopathology, Indiana University
    Board Certification: Diplomate of the American Board of Pathology in Anatomic and Clinical Pathology
    Subspecialty Certification: Cytopathology
    Special Interest: Cytopathology, Gynecologic pathology, Gonadal pathology, Medical student teaching, Surgical Pathology
    Address: Wishard Hospital LL
    1001 W. 10th St.
    Indianapolis, IN 46202-2879
    Phone: 317.630.2648
    Fax: 317.630.7913
    Pager: 312.8086
    E-mail: reemerso@iupui.edu

  • Muhammad T. Idrees, MBBS
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    ASSISTANT PROFESSOR

    Education: MB, BS University of Punjab, Pakistan; Resident in Pathology, Mount Sinai Medical Center; Fellow in Gynecologic Pathology, Mount Sinai Medical Center; Fellow in Surgical Pathology, Mount Sinai Medical Center; Fellow in Cytopathology, Mount Sinai Medical Center
    Board Certification: Diplomate of the American Board of Pathology in Anatomic and Clinical Pathology
    Subspecialty Certification: Cytopathology
    Special Interest: Surgical pathology, Cytopathology, Urologic pathology
    Address: Indiana University Health Pathology Laboratory
    350 West 11th St., Room 4082
    Indianapolis, IN 46202-4108
    Phone: 317.491.6310
    Fax: 317.491.6419
    Pager: 312.5886
    E-mail:  midrees@iupui.edu

  • Lisbeth G. Larsson, MD
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    CLINICAL ASSOCIATE PROFESSOR; CHIEF OF LABORATORY SERVICE, IU HEALTH WEST MEDICAL CENTER

    Education: MD University of Copenhagen, Denmark; Resident in Pathology, Scott & White Clinic and Hospital
    Board Certification: Diplomate of the American Board of Pathology in Anatomic and Clinical Pathology
    Special Interest: Surgical pathology, Cytopathology, Informatics
    Address: Indiana University Health West Hospital
    1111 N. Ronald Regan Pkwy
    Avon, Indiana 46123
    Phone: 317.217.3440
    Fax: 317.962.7266
    Pager: 312.7264
    E-mail:  llarsson@iuhealth.org

  • Paul M. Musto, MD
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    CLINICAL ASSISTANT PROFESSOR

    Education: MD University of Illinois; Resident in Pathology, Indiana University
    Board Certification: Diplomate of the American Board of Pathology in Anatomic and Clinical Pathology
    Special Interest: Cytopathology, Surgical Pathology
    Address: Indiana University Health North Hospital 
    Department of Pathology
    11700 N. Meridian St., Room C210D
    Carmel, IN 46032
    Phone: 317.688.2793
    Fax: 317.688.2187
    Pager: 312.7560
    E-mail:  pmusto@iupui.edu

  • Xiaoyan Wang, MD, PhD

    ASSOCIATE PROFESSOR

    Education: MD Shanxi Medical University, China; PhD in Human Genetics, University of Pittsburgh; Resident in Pathology, University of Pittsburgh; Fellow in Cytopathology, Indiana University
    Board Certification: Diplomate of the American Board of Pathology in Anatomic and Clinical Pathology
    Subspecialty Certification: Cytopathology
    Special Interest: Surgical pathology, Cytopathology
    Address: Indiana University Health Pathology Laboratory
    350 West 11th St., Room 4030
    Indianapolis, IN 46202-4108
    Phone: 317.491.6358
    Fax: 317.491.6419
    Pager: 312.5885
    E-mail: xw1@iupui.edu

  • Howard Wu, MD
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    CLINICAL ASSOCIATE PROFESSOR

    Education: MD Kaohsiung Medical University, Taiwan; Resident in Pathology, Ball Memorial Hospital; Fellow in Cytopathology, Indiana University School of Medicine
    Board Certification: Diplomate of the American Board of Pathology in Anatomic and Clinical Pathology
    Subspecialty Certification: Cytopathology
    Special Interest: Cytopathology
    Address: Indiana University Health Pathology Laboratory
    350 West 11th St., Room 4086
    Indianapolis, IN 46202-4108
    Phone: 317.491.6154
    Fax: 317.491.6424
    Pager: 312.5360
    E-mail: hhwu@iupui.edu

Websites

IUSM Department of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine

ARUP Consult - Physician Guide to Lab Test Selection and Interpretation

Mayo Medical Laboratories - Physician Clinical Resources

Lab Tests Online - A Public Resource on Clinical Lab Testing

Content Modified on: 2/14/2011 3:35:02 PM