Milind Velankar, MD, FCAP


Associate Professor
Fellowship Program Director, Hematopathology,Residency Program Director, Hematopathology

Languages Spoken

English, Hindi,Marathi

Clinical Expertise

  • Hematopathology

About Dr. Velankar

Art History

Medical Education

Medical School
Seth GS Medical College, India
King Edward VII Memorial Hospital
India - Pathology
Cook County Hospital - Pathology
Los Angeles County/USC Medical Center - Hematopathology
Los Angeles County/USC Medical Center - Hematopathology

Board Certification

American Board of Pathology Subspecialty


  • Auer rod-like inclusions in monoclonal B-cell lymphoproliferative disorder: A potential diagnostic pitfall Sojitra, P.; Nam, M. W.; Omman, R.; Velankar, M. M., Pathology international
  • Mulberry cells in the thyroid: warthin-finkeldey-like cells in hashimoto thyroiditis-associated lymphoma Lapadat, R.; Nam, M. W.; Mehrotra, S.; Velankar, M.; Pambuccian, S. E., Diagnostic cytopathology
  • Pure erythroid leukaemia diagnosed on liver biopsy with concurrent haemophagocytic lymphohistiocytosis Roquiz, W.; Kini, A. R.; Velankar, M. M., Pathology
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  • Image of the month: primary splenic high-grade lymphoma. Maglione, T.; Yong, S.; Velankar, M.; Brems, J., Archives of Surgery
  • Precursor B-cell acute lymphoblastic leukaemia with FAB L3 (i.e. Burkitt's leukaemia/lymphoma) morphology and co-expression of monoclonal surface light chains and Tdt: report of a unique case and review of the literature, Higa, B.; Alkan, S.; Barton, K.; Velankar, M., Pathology
  • Ocular involvement by T-cell post-transplant lymphoproliferative disorder of cutaneous origin Velankar, M. M.; Kini, A. R., Pathology