Swati Mehrotra, MD, FIAC


Associate Professor
Director, Pathology Billing

Languages Spoken

English, Hindi

Clinical Expertise

  • Fine-Needle Aspiration

About Dr. Mehrotra

Cooking, Foreign movies

Medical Education

Medical School
Netaji Subhash Chandra Bose Medical College, India
Postgraduate Institute of Medical Education and Research
India - Pathology
University of Illinois at Chicago Medical Center - Pathology: Anatomic & Clinical Pathology
Loyola University Medical Center - Pathology: Cytopathology

Board Certification

American Board of Pathology Subspecialty Cytopathology


  • "Medusa-Head" cells "Starfish" cells, and interconnecting long cytoplasmic processes as diagnostic cytologic clues for follicular dendritic cell sarcoma in fine needle aspiration samples, Czapla, A.; Omman, R. A.; Nam, M. W.; Mehrotra, S.; Pambuccian, S. E., Diagnostic cytopathology
  • Mucormycosis Causing Ludwig Angina: A Unique Presentation McSpadden, R. P.; Martin, J. R.; Mehrotra, S.; Thorpe, E., Journal of oral and maxillofacial surgery : official journal of the American Association of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgeons
  • 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
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  • 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
  • Vaccination with poly(IC:LC) and peptide-pulsed autologous dendritic cells in patients with pancreatic cancer Mehrotra, S.; Britten, C. D.; Chin, S.; Garrett-Mayer, E.; Cloud, C. A.; Li, M.; Scurti, G.; Salem, M. L.; Nelson, M. H.; Thomas, M. B.; Paulos, C. M.; Salazar, A. M.; Nishimura, M. I.; Rubinstein, M. P.; Li, Z.; Cole, D. J., Journal of hematology & oncology
  • 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
  • Blocking TCR restimulation induced necroptosis in adoptively transferred T cells improves tumor control Kesarwani, P.; Chakraborty, P.; Gudi, R.; Chatterjee, S.; Scurti, G.; Toth, K.; Simms, P.; Husain, M.; Armeson, K.; Husain, S.; Garrett-Mayer, E.; Vasu, C.; Nishimura, M. I.; Mehrotra, S., Oncotarget
  • Ccl22 Diverts T Regulatory Cells and Controls the Growth of Melanoma Klarquist, J.; Tobin, K.; Farhangi Oskuei, P.; Henning, S. W.; Fernandez, M. F.; Dellacecca, E. R.; Navarro, F. C.; Eby, J. M.; Chatterjee, S.; Mehrotra, S.; Clark, J. I.; Le Poole, I. C., Cancer research
  • Efficacy of Adoptive T-cell Therapy Is Improved by Treatment with the Antioxidant N-Acetyl Cysteine Which Limits Activation-Induced T-cell Death, Scheffel, M. J.; Scurti, G.; Simms, P.; Garrett-Mayer, E.; Mehrotra, S.; Nishimura, M. I.; Voelkel-Johnson, C., Cancer research
  • Enlarging Neck Mass in an Adolescent Boy Gordon, S. C.; Mehrotra, S.; Uihlein, L. C., PEDIATRIC DERMATOLOGY
  • Lack of p53 Augments Anti-Tumor Functions In Cytolytic T Cells Banerjee, A.; Thyagarajan, K.; Chatterjee, S.; Chakraborty, P.; Kesarwani, P.; Soloshchenko, M.; Hommrani, M. A.; Andrijauskaite, K.; Moxley, K.; Janakiraman, H.; Scheffel, M. J.; Helke, K.; Armeson, K.; Palanisamy, V.; Rubinstein, M. P.; Garrett-Mayer, E.; Cole, D. J.; Paulos, C. M.; Voelkel-Johnson, C.; Nishimura, M. I.; Mehrotra, S., Cancer research
  • Association between chronic acetaminophen exposure and allergic rhinitis in a rat model Caballero, N.; Welch, K. C.; Carpenter, P. S.; Mehrotra, S.; O'Connell, T. F.; Foecking, E. M., Allergy & rhinology (Providence, R.I.)
  • Cervical squamous cell carcinoma metastatic to pericardial fluid-large cell balls masquerade as adenocarcinoma Arville, B.; Al Diffalha, S.; Mehrotra, S., Diagnostic cytopathology
  • Post-radiation atypical vascular lesion/angiosarcoma arising in the larynx Mudaliar, K. M.; Borrowdale, R.; Mehrotra, S., Head and neck pathology
  • Thyroid nodule. Primary thyroid angiosarcoma Prather, J.; Mehrotra, S., JAMA otolaryngology-- head & neck surgery
  • Mutant HSP70 reverses autoimmune depigmentation in vitiligo Mosenson, J. A.; Zloza, A.; Nieland, J. D.; Garrett-Mayer, E.; Eby, J. M.; Huelsmann, E. J.; Kumar, P.; Denman, C. J.; Lacek, A. T.; Kohlhapp, F. J.; Alamiri, A.; Hughes, T.; Bines, S. D.; Kaufman, H. L.; Overbeck, A.; Mehrotra, S.; Hernandez, C.; Nishimura, M. I.; Guevara-Patino, J. A.; Le Poole, I. C., Science translational medicine
  • A coreceptor-independent transgenic human TCR mediates anti-tumor and anti-self immunity in mice Mehrotra, S.; Al-Khami, A. A.; Klarquist, J.; Husain, S.; Naga, O.; Eby, J. M.; Murali, A. K.; Lyons, G. E.; Li, M.; Spivey, N. D.; Norell, H.; Martins da Palma, T.; Onicescu, G.; Diaz-Montero, C. M.; Garrett-Mayer, E.; Cole, D. J.; Le Poole, I. C.; Nishimura, M. I., Journal of immunology (Baltimore, Md.: 1950)
  • Mixed lineage kinase 3 modulates beta-catenin signaling in cancer cells Thylur, R. P.; Senthivinayagam, S.; Campbell, E. M.; Rangasamy, V.; Thorenoor, N.; Sondarva, G.; Mehrotra, S.; Mishra, P.; Zook, E.; Le, P. T.; Rana, A.; Rana, B., The Journal of biological chemistry
  • 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
  • Estrogen suppresses MLK3-mediated apoptosis sensitivity in ER+ breast cancer cells. Rangasamy, V.; Mishra, R.; Mehrotra, S.; Sondarva, G.; Ray, R. S.; Rao, A.; Chatterjee, M.; Rana, B.; Rana, A., Cancer research
  • Reduced skin homing by functional Treg in vitiligo Klarquist, J.; Denman, C. J.; Hernandez, C.; Wainwright, D. A.; Strickland, F. M.; Overbeck, A.; Mehrotra, S.; Nishimura, M. I.; Le Poole, I. C., Pigment Cell & Melanoma Research
  • TRAF2-MLK3 interaction is essential for TNF-alpha-induced MLK3 activation. Sondarva, G.; Kundu, C. N.; Mehrotra, S.; Mishra, R.; Rangasamy, V.; Sathyanarayana, P.; Ray, R. S.; Rana, B.; Rana, A., Cell research
  • The role of deeper levels and ancillary studies (p16(Ink4a) and ProExC) in reducing the discordance rate of Papanicolaou findings of high-grade squamous intraepithelial lesion and follow-up cervical biopsies. David, O.; Cabay, R. J.; Pasha, S.; Dietrich, R.; Leach, L.; Guo, M.; Mehrotra, S., Cancer Cytopathology
  • IFN-gamma activation of mesenchymal stem cells for treatment and prevention of graft versus host disease. Polchert, D.; Sobinsky, J.; Douglas, G.; Kidd, M.; Moadsiri, A.; Reina, E.; Genrich, K.; Mehrotra, S.; Setty, S.; Smith, B.; Bartholomew, A., European journal of immunology
  • 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
  • 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