Pathologist: Vijayalakshmi Ananthanarayanan, MD | Loyola Medicine

Vijayalakshmi Ananthanarayanan, MD


Associate Professor

Languages Spoken

English, Hindi,Tamil

Clinical Expertise



Medical Education

Medical School
Topiwala National Medical College, India
Tata Memorial Cancer Hospital
India - Pathology
George Washington University - Pathology: Anatomic & Clinical Pathology
University of Chicago - Pathology: Anatomic & Clinical Pathology
  • Tata Memorial Cancer Hospital, India - Pathology: Surgical Pathology
  • University of Chicago - Thoracic/Surgical Pathology

Board Certification

American Board of Pathology, Anatomic Pathology & Clinical Pathology


  • Nuclear grade and necrosis predict prognosis in malignant epithelioid pleural mesothelioma: a multi-institutional study Rosen, L. E.; Karrison, T.; Ananthanarayanan, V.; Gallan, A. J.; Adusumilli, P. S.; Alchami, F. S.; Attanoos, R.; Brcic, L.; Butnor, K. J.; Galateau-Salle, F.; Hiroshima, K.; Kadota, K.; Klampatsa, A.; Stang, N. L.; Lindenmann, J.; Litzky, L. A.; Marchevsky, A.; Medeiros, F.; Montero, M. A.; Moore, D. A.; Nabeshima, K.; Pavlisko, E. N.; Roggli, V. L.; Sauter, J. L.; Sharma, A.; Sheaff, M.; Travis, W. D.; Vigneswaran, W. T.; Vrugt, B.; Walts, A. E.; Tjota, M. Y.; Krausz, T.; Husain, A. N., Modern pathology : an official journal of the United States and Canadian Academy of Pathology, Inc
  • Answer to September 2017 Photo Quiz Sojitra, P.; Chen, H.; Mehrotra, S.; Borrowdale, R.; Schreckenberger, P. C.; Ananthanarayanan, V., Journal of clinical microbiology
  • Deubiquitinase OTUD6B Isoforms Are Important Regulators of Growth and Proliferation Sobol, A.; Askonas, C.; Alani, S.; Weber, M. J.; Ananthanarayanan, V.; Osipo, C.; Bocchetta, M., Molecular cancer research : MCR
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  • Hyalinizing Clear Cell Carcinoma of the Tonsil: A Case Report Burgess, B.; Ananthanarayanan, V.; Charous, S., Head and neck pathology
  • Photo Quiz: A 55-Year-Old Male with Hoarseness of Voice and Laryngeal Mass Sojitra, P.; Chen, H.; Mehrotra, S.; Borrowdale, R.; Schreckenberger, P. C.; Ananthanarayanan, V., Journal of clinical microbiology
  • Recurrent NAB2-STAT6 gene fusions and oestrogen receptor-alpha expression in pulmonary adenofibromas Fusco, N.; Guerini-Rocco, E.; Augello, C.; Terrasi, A.; Ercoli, G.; Fumagalli, C.; Vacirca, D.; Braidotti, P.; Parafioriti, A.; Jaconi, M.; Runza, L.; Ananthanarayanan, V.; Pagni, F.; Bosari, S.; Barberis, M.; Ferrero, S., HISTOPATHOLOGY
  • A Phase II Randomized Trial of Lycopene-Rich Tomato Extract Among Men with High-Grade Prostatic Intraepithelial Neoplasia Gann, P. H.; Deaton, R. J.; Rueter, E. E.; van Breemen, R. B.; Nonn, L.; Macias, V.; Han, M.; Ananthanarayanan, V., NUTRITION AND CANCER
  • Primary benign vascular tumors and tumorlike lesions of the kidney: a clinicopathologic analysis of 15 cases Mehta, V.; Ananthanarayanan, V.; Antic, T.; Krausz, T.; Milner, J.; Venkataraman, G.; Picken, M. M., Virchows Archiv : an international journal of pathology
  • Adjunct therapeutic plasma exchange for anti-N-methyl-D-aspartate receptor antibody encephalitis: a case report and review of literature Mirza, M. K.; Pogoriler, J.; Paral, K.; Ananthanarayanan, V.; Mandal, S.; Mazin, A.; Baron, B.; Richa, E., JOURNAL OF CLINICAL APHERESIS
  • 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
  • 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
  • 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
  • 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