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Eva Wojcik, MD

Eva Wojcik, MD

Pathology

Urology
Professor
Department Chairperson, Pathology

Languages Spoken

English, Polish
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Clinical Expertise

  • Fine-needle Aspiration

About Dr. Wojcik

Interests
Painting

Medical Education

Medical School
Medical University of Gdansk, Poland
Residency
Cleveland Metropolitan General Hospital - Pathology: Anatomic & Clinical Pathology
Wayne State University/Detroit Medical Center - Pathology: Anatomic & Clinical Pathology
Fellowship
  • MD Anderson Cancer Center/University of Texas - Pathology: Cytopathology

Board Certification

American Board of Pathology, Anatomic Pathology & Clinical Pathology
Cytopathology, American Board of Pathology Subspecialty

Research

  • A tale of atypia: What can we learn from this? Barkan, GA; Wojcik, EM; Pambuccian, SE, Cancer Cytopathology
  • Amyloid in endobronchial ultrasound-guided transbronchial needle aspiration cytology. Chen, HH; Kilic, AI; Picken, M; Pambuccian, SE; Wojcik, EM, Diagnostic cytopathology
  • Balloon cells in metastatic melanoma Saharti, S.; Isaila, B.; Mudaliar, K.; Wojcik, E. M.; Pambuccian, S. E., Diagnostic cytopathology
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  • Immunohistochemistry in the workup of prostate biopsies: Frequency variation and appropriateness of use among pathologists practicing at an academic center, Al Diffalha, S.; Shaar, M.; Barkan, G. A.; Wojcik, E. M.; Picken, M. M.; Pambuccian, S. E., Annals of Diagnostic Pathology
  • Statistical Literacy Among Academic Pathologists: A Survey Study to Gauge Knowledge of Frequently Used Statistical Tests Among Trainees and Faculty. Schmidt, RL; Chute, DJ; Colbert-Getz, JM; Firpo-Betancourt, A; James, DS; Karp, JK; Miller, DC; Milner, DA; Smock, KJ; Sutton, AT; Walker, BS; White, KL; Wilson, AR; Wojcik, EM; Yared, MA; Factor, RE, Archives of Pathology & Laboratory Medicine
  • The value of the UroVysion(R) FISH assay in the risk-stratification of patients with "atypical urothelial cells" in urinary cytology specimens Virk, R. K.; Abro, S.; de Ubago, J. M. M.; Pambuccian, S. E.; Quek, M. L.; Wojcik, E. M.; Mehrotra, S.; Chatt, G. U.; Barkan, G. A., Diagnostic cytopathology
  • Variation of cytopathologists' use of the indeterminate diagnostic categories "atypical" and "suspicious for malignancy" in the cytologic diagnosis of solid pancreatic lesions on endoscopic ultrasound-guided fine-needle aspirates Virk, R. K.; Gamez, R.; Mehrotra, S.; Atieh, M.; Barkan, G. A.; Wojcik, E. M.; Pambuccian, S. E., Diagnostic cytopathology
  • Can We Identify Nephrogenic Adenoma in Urine Cytology Specimens? A Study Evaluating Previously Described Cytomorphologic Features in Correlation With PAX8 Immunohistochemical Staining Results McCroskey, Z.; Pambuccian, S. E.; Wojcik, E. M.; Barkan, G. A., American Journal of Clinical Pathology
  • The Paris System for Reporting Urinary Cytology: The Quest to Develop a Standardized Terminology Barkan, G. A.; Wojcik, E. M.; Nayar, R.; Savic-Prince, S.; Quek, M. L.; Kurtycz, D. F.; Rosenthal, D. L., Acta Cytologica
  • The Paris System for Reporting Urinary Cytology: The Quest to Develop a Standardized Terminology Barkan, G. A.; Wojcik, E. M.; Nayar, R.; Savic-Prince, S.; Quek, M. L.; Kurtycz, D. F.; Rosenthal, D. L., ADVANCES IN ANATOMIC PATHOLOGY
  • The positive predictive value of "suspicious for high-grade urothelial carcinoma" in urinary tract cytology specimens: A single-institution study of 665 cases Joudi, A. M.; Pambuccian, S. E.; Wojcik, E. M.; Barkan, G. A., Cancer Cytopathology
  • Urine cytology in monitoring recurrence in urothelial carcinoma after radical cystectomy and urinary diversion Chen, H.; Liu, L.; Pambuccian, S. E.; Barkan, G. A.; Quek, M. L.; Wojcik, E. M., Cancer Cytopathology
  • Accuracy and interobserver variability of the cytologic diagnosis of low-grade urothelial carcinoma in instrumented urinary tract cytology specimens McCroskey, Z.; Pambuccian, S. E.; Kleitherms, S.; Antic, T.; Cohen, M. B.; Barkan, G. A.; Wojcik, E. M., American Journal of Clinical Pathology
  • Electrothermal cautery artifact in a urine cytology specimen McCroskey, Z.; Wojcik, E. M., Diagnostic cytopathology
  • Genitourinary cytopathology (kidney and urinary tract) Barkan, G. A.; Wojcik, E. M., Cancer treatment and research
  • Mobile teledermatopathology: using a tablet PC as a novel and cost-efficient method to remotely diagnose dermatopathology cases. Speiser, JJ; Hughes, I; Mehta, V; Wojcik, EM; Hutchens, KA, The American Journal of Dermatopathology
  • Myeloid leukemia in a urine specimen: a case report and review of the literature McCroskey, Z.; Mehta, V.; Wojcik, E. M.; Barkan, G. A., Diagnostic cytopathology
  • A practical application of quantitative vascular image analysis in breast pathology Ozerdem, U.; Wojcik, E. M.; Barkan, G. A.; Duan, X.; Ersahin, C., Pathology, research and practice
  • Cytologic and cystoscopic predictors of recurrence and progression in patients with low-grade urothelial carcinoma Jackson, J.; Barkan, G. A.; Kapur, U.; Wojcik, E. M., Cancer Cytopathology
  • Evaluation of atypical urine cytology progression to malignancy Muus Ubago, J.; Mehta, V.; Wojcik, E. M.; Barkan, G. A., Cancer Cytopathology
  • Morphologic features of endometriosis in various types of cytologic specimens Barkan, G. A.; Naylor, B.; Gattuso, P.; Kullu, S.; Galan, K.; Wojcik, E. M., Diagnostic cytopathology
  • Prognostic utility of quantitative image analysis of microvascular density in prostate cancer Ozerdem, U.; Wojcik, E. M.; Duan, X.; Ersahin, C.; Barkan, G. A., Pathology international
  • The new AJCC guidelines in practice: utility of the MITF immunohistochemical stain in the evaluation of single-cell metastasis in melanoma sentinel lymph nodes Hutchens, K. A.; Heyna, R., 2nd; Mudaliar, K.; Wojcik, E., The American Journal of Surgical Pathology
  • Dysplastic squamous cells are frequently present in urine cytology specimens of patients with high-grade urothelial carcinoma Sojitra, P.; Venkataraman, G.; Masoom, S.; Kapur, U.; Wojcik, E. M., Acta Cytologica
  • Fine-needle aspiration diagnosis of metastatic urothelial carcinoma: a review Cantley, R. L.; Kapur, U.; Truong, L.; Cimbaluk, D.; Barkan, G. A.; Wojcik, E.; Gattuso, P., Diagnostic cytopathology
  • Predictors of Gleason Score (GS) upgrading on subsequent prostatectomy: a single Institution study in a cohort of patients with GS 6 Mehta, V.; Rycyna, K.; Baesens, B. M.; Barkan, G. A.; Paner, G. P.; Flanigan, R. C.; Wojcik, E. M.; Venkataraman, G., INTERNATIONAL JOURNAL OF CLINICAL AND EXPERIMENTAL PATHOLOGY
  • Vanishing prostate cancer on radical prostatectomy (RP) in the PSA era: incidence and follow-up data from a cohort of 1 060 patients between 1998 and 2010, Mehta, V.; Mehrotra, S.; Flanigan, R. C.; Wojcik, E. M.; Venkataraman, G., Virchows Archiv : an international journal of pathology
  • Lipotamous cardiac disorders: two unusual cases and a review of the literature Ramana, R. K.; Darki, A.; Havens, M.; Wojcik, E.; Brylka, D.; Singh, M. M.; Leya, F., Journal of Invasive Cardiology
  • Morphometric signature differences in nuclei of Gleason pattern 4 areas in Gleason 7 prostate cancer with differing primary grades on needle biopsy. Venkataraman, G.; Rycyna, K.; Rabanser, A.; Heinze, G.; Baesens, B. M.; Ananthanarayanan, V.; Paner, G. P.; Barkan, G. A.; Flanigan, R. C.; Wojcik, E. M., Journal of Urology
  • Renal FNA-based typing of renal masses remains a useful adjunctive modality: evaluation of 31 renal masses with correlative histology. Masoom, S.; Venkataraman, G.; Jensen, J.; Flanigan, R. C.; Wojcik, E. M., Cytopathology
  • Associated cytologic findings on pap tests from patients with genital herpes: a retrospective cohort analysis in 82 cases over 11 years. Bargaje, A.; Venkataraman, G.; Wojcik, E. M., Acta Cytologica
  • Diagnostic significance of 'atypia' in instrumented versus voided urine specimens. Kapur, U.; Venkataraman, G.; Wojcik, E. M., Cancer
  • High incidence of aneuploidy in low grade urothelial carcinomas Alvarez, A.; Venkataraman, G.; Quek, M.; Flanigan, R.; Wojcik, E., International Journal of Urology
  • Urine cytology for surveillance of the remnant urothelium after radical cystectomy and urinary diversion Fok, C. S.; Liu, L.; Venkataraman, G.; Barkan, G. A.; Flanigan, R. C.; Wojcik, E. M.; Quek, M. L., Journal of Urology
  • Volvox species in the Pap test of a 24-year-old female. Vasquez, J. B.; Smith, S. V.; Thomas, R.; Yong, S. L.; Wojcik, E. M., Diagnostic cytopathology
  • Brown oval structures in vaginal Thin Prep smear: What could they be?. Mehrotra, S.; Yong, S.; Wojcik, E. M., Diagnostic cytopathology
  • Cytomegalovirus inclusions on a cervical pap test: report of a well-known organism at an uncommon site Venkataraman, G.; Kouria, G.; Mehrotra, S.; Hammadeh, R.; Wojcik, E. M.; Booth, C. N., Diagnostic cytopathology
  • Early effects of pharmacological androgen deprivation in human prostate cancer. Mercader, M.; Sengupta, S.; Bodner, B. K.; Manecke, R. G.; Cosar, E. F.; Moser, M. T.; Ballman, K. V.; Wojcik, E. M.; Kwon, E. D., BJU international
  • Fine-needle aspiration of malignant mesothelioma with unusual morphologic features: a case report. Kapur, U.; Wojcik, E. M., Diagnostic cytopathology
  • Follicular neoplasm of the thyroid--vanishing cytologic diagnosis? Kapur, U.; Wojcik, E. M., Diagnostic cytopathology
  • Further characterization of the muscle layers and lamina propria of the urinary bladder by systematic histologic mapping: implications for pathologic staging of invasive urothelial carcinoma Paner, G. P.; Ro, J. Y.; Wojcik, E. M.; Venkataraman, G.; Datta, M. W.; Amin, M. B., The American Journal of Surgical Pathology
  • Identification of patients with low-risk for aneuploidy: comparative discriminatory models using linear and machine-learning classifiers in prostate cancer. Venkataraman, G.; Heinze, G.; Holmes, E. W.; Ananthanarayanan, V.; Bostwick, D. G.; Paner, G. P.; Bradford-De La garza, C. M.; Brown, H. G.; Flanigan, R. C.; Wojcik, E. M., Prostate
  • Interobserver agreement in the interpretation of chromogenic in situ hybridization for detection of human papillomavirus in gynecologic cytology: an appraisal of 55 cases. Kouria, G.; Venkataraman, G.; Mehrotra, S.; Wojcik, E. M.; Sinacore, J., Acta Cytologica
  • Validation of World Health Organization/International Society of Urologic Pathology 2004 classification schema for bladder urothelial carcinomas using quantitative nuclear morphometry: identification of predictive features using bootstrap method. Kapur, U.; Antic, T.; Venkataraman, G.; Durazo-Arvizu, R. A.; Quek, M. M.; Flanigan, R. C.; Wojcik, E. M., Urology
  • Alternaria spp. in the Pap test of a 25 year-old woman. Ersahin, C.; Yong, S.; Wojcik, E. M., Diagnostic cytopathology
  • Amiodarone lung toxicity in a cardiac transplant candidate initially diagnosed by fine-needle aspiration: cytologic histologic, and electronmicroscopic findings., Omeroglu, G.; Kalugina, Y.; Ersahin, C.; Wojcik, E. M., Diagnostic cytopathology
  • Correlation of nipple aspiration and ductal lavage cytology with histopathologic findings for patients before scheduled breast biopsy examination. West, K. E.; Wojcik, E. M.; Dougherty, T. A.; Siziopikou, K. P.; Albain, K. S.; Gabram, S. G., American Journal of Surgery
  • Fine-needle aspiration cytology of papillary renal cell carcinoma: the association with concomitant secondary malignancies. Lim, J. C.; Wojcik, E. M., Diagnostic cytopathology
  • Morphometric sum optical density as a surrogate marker for ploidy status in prostate cancer: an analysis in 180 biopsies using logistic regression and binary recursive partitioning. Venkataraman, G.; Ananthanarayanan, V.; Paner, G. P.; He, R.; Masoom, S.; Sinacore, J.; Flanigan, R. C.; Wojcik, E. M., Virchows Archiv
  • Specimen adequacy and diagnostic specificity of ultrasound-guided fine needle aspirations of nonpalpable thyroid nodules. Kelly, N. P.; Lim, J. C.; DeJong, S.; Harmath, C.; Dudiak, C.; Wojcik, E. M., Diagnostic cytopathology
  • Use of a new method in reaching consensus on the cause of cytologic-histologic correlation discrepancy Raab, S. S.; Stone, C. H.; Wojcik, E. M.; Geisinger, K. R.; Dahmoush, L.; Garcia, F. U.; Grzybicki, D. M.; Janosky, J. E.; Meier, F. A.; Zarbo, R. J., American Journal of Clinical Pathology
  • Utility of prostate biopsy morphometric sum optical density for identifying extraprostatic extension on subsequent prostatectomy. Bargaje, A.; Venkataraman, G.; Flanigan, R. C.; Wojcik, E. M.; Ananthanarayanan, V., Analytical & Quantitative Cytology & Histology
  • Blastomyces associated with granulomatous inflammation in a bronchial lavage. Kapur, U.; Yong, S. L.; Wojcik, E. M., Diagnostic cytopathology
  • Proliferating myocytes-cytological mimicker of malignancy. Govil, H.; Wojcik, E. M., Diagnostic cytopathology
  • Risk assessment for occult malignancy in the prostate before radical cystectomy. Kefer, J. C.; Voelzke, B. B.; Flanigan, R. C.; Wojcik, E. M.; Waters, W. B.; Campbell, S. C., Urology
  • Cytologic features of recurrent lymphoma involving the urinary bladder. Quinn, A. M.; Flanigan, R. C.; Sienko, A.; Wojcik, E. M., Diagnostic cytopathology
  • How stereotactic core-needle biopsy affected breast fine-needle aspiration utilization: an 11-year institutional review Xie, H. B.; Salhadar, A.; Haara, A.; Gabram, S.; Selvaggi, S. M.; Wojcik, E. M., Diagnostic cytopathology
  • Peyronie's disease fibroblasts demonstrate tumorigenicity in the severe combined immunodeficient (SCID) mouse model. Mulhall, J. P.; Martin, D. J.; Lubrano, T.; Moser, M.; Kwon, E.; Wojcik, E.; Shankey, T. V., International Journal of Impotence Research
  • The significance of the diagnosis of atypia in breast fine-needle aspiration. Lim, J. C.; Al-Masri, H.; Salhadar, A.; Xie, H. B.; Gabram, S.; Wojcik, E. M., Diagnostic cytopathology
  • Use of the Gleason system in international comparisons of prostatic adenocarcinomas in blacks. Freeman, V. L.; Coard, K. C.; Wojcik, E.; Durazo-Arvizu, R. A., Prostate
  • Fine-needle aspiration of rheumatoid nodule: a case report with review of diagnostic features and difficulties. Kalugina, Y.; Petruzzelli, G. J.; Wojcik, E. M., Diagnostic cytopathology
  • Malignant pericardial effusion with metastatic squamous-cell carcinoma: discordance between ThinPrep and cell-block cytopreparation. Curry, J. L.; Wojcik, E. M., Diagnostic cytopathology
  • Pelvic washing cytology of ovarian Sertoli-Leydig-cell tumor with retiform pattern: a case report. Guo, M.; Lim, J. C.; Wojcik, E. M., Diagnostic cytopathology
  • A carcinosarcoma/sarcomatoid carcinoma arising in a urinary bladder diverticulum Omeroglu, A.; Paner, G. P.; Wojcik, E. M.; Siziopikou, K., Archives of Pathology & Laboratory Medicine
  • Immunohistochemical expression of galectin-3 in benign and malignant thyroid lesions Herrmann, M. E.; LiVolsi, V. A.; Pasha, T. L.; Roberts, S. A.; Wojcik, E. M.; Baloch, Z. W., Archives of Pathology & Laboratory Medicine
  • The effects of the current World Health Organization/International Society of Urologic Pathologists bladder neoplasm classification system on urine cytology results Curry, J. L.; Wojcik, E. M., Cancer
  • T cell infiltration of the prostate induced by androgen withdrawal in patients with prostate cancer. Mercader, M.; Bodner, B. K.; Moser, M. T.; Kwon, P. S.; Park, E. S.; Manecke, R. G.; Ellis, T. M.; Wojcik, E. M.; Yang, D.; Flanigan, R. C.; Waters, W. B.; Kast, W. M.; Kwon, E. D., Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences of the United States of America
  • Comparative analysis of DNA flow cytometry and cytology of bladder washings: review of discordant cases. Bakhos, R.; Shankey, T. V.; Flanigan, R. C.; Fisher, S.; Wojcik, E. M., Diagnostic cytopathology
  • Prostatic levels of fatty acids and the histopathology of localized prostate cancer. Freeman, V. L.; Meydani, M.; Yong, S.; Pyle, J.; Flanigan, R. C.; Waters, W. B.; Wojcik, E. M., Journal of Urology
  • The extent of biopsy involvement as an independent predictor of extraprostatic extension and surgical margin status in low risk prostate cancer: implications for treatment selection. Gao, X.; Mohideen, N.; Flanigan, R. C.; Waters, W. B.; Wojcik, E. M.; Leman, C. R., Journal of Urology
  • Use of epidermal growth factor and collagen synthesis inhibition as adjuvant to healing of ureteroureteral anastomosis. Turk, T. M.; Koleski, F. C.; Wojcik, E.; Jahoda, A.; Albala, D. M., Journal of Endourology