Edward B. Stelow, M.D.

Professor of Pathology


Medical School: Medical College of Wisconsin, Milwaukee, WI, MD
Residency AP/CP: University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, MN
Surg Path Fellowship: Univesity of Minnesota, Minneapolis, MN
Cytopath Fellowship: Hennepin County Medical Center, Minneapolis, MN


Surgical Pathology and Cytopathology with special interest in Pancreatobiliary and Head and Neck Pathology.


Pancreatic and head and neck neoplasia


  • Dustin SM, Jeffus SK, Stelow EB: Taxane effect in a bladder washing. Diagn Cytopathol 2015, 43:32-33. DOI: 10.1002/dc.23046.
  •  Shah AA, Wenig BM, LeGallo RD, Mills SE, Stelow EB: Morphology in conjunction with immunohistochemistry is sufficient for the diagnosis of mammary analogue secretory carcinoma. Head Neck Pathol 2015, 9:85-95. DOI: 10.1007/s12105-014-0557-1.
  • Jang KT, Park SM, Basturk O, Bagci P, Bandyopadhyay S, Stelow EB, Walters DM, Choi DW, Choi SH, Heo JS, Sarmiento JM, Reid MD, Adsay V: Clinicopathologic characteristics of 29 invasive carcinomas arising in 178 pancreatic mucinous cystic neoplasms with ovarian-type stroma: implications for management and prognosis. Am J Surg Pathol 2015, 39:179-187. DOI: 10.1097/PAS.0000000000000357.
  • Chakraborty S, Morris MM, Bauer TW, Adams RB, Stelow EB, Petroni G, Sanoff HK: Accelerated fraction radiotherapy with capecitabine as neoadjuvant therapy for borderline resectable pancreatic cancer. Gastrointest Cancer Res 2014, 7:15-22.
  • Lindberg JM, Newhook TE, Adair SJ, Walters DM, Kim AJ, Stelow EB, Parsons JT, Bauer TW: Co-treatment with panitumumab and trastuzumab augments response to the MEK inhibitor trametinib in a patient-derived xenograft model of pancreatic cancer. Neoplasia 2014, 16:562-571. DOI: 10.1016/j.neo.2014.06.004.
  • Mentrikoski MJ, Stelow EB, Culp S, Frierson HF, Cathro HP: Histologic and immunohistochemical assessment of penile carcinomas in a North American population. Am J Surg Pathol 2014, 38:1340-1348. DOI: 10.1097/PAS.0000000000000124.
  • Pitman MB, Centeno BA, Ali SZ, Genevay M, Stelow E, Mino-Kenudson M, Castillo CF, Schmidt CM, Brugge WR, Layfield LJ: Standardized terminology and nomenclature for pancreatobiliary cytology: The Papanicolaou Society of Cytopathology Guidelines. Cytojournal 2014, 11:3. DOI: 10.4103/1742-6413.133343
  • Pitman MB, Centeno BA, Ali SZ, Genevay M, Stelow E, Mino-Kenudson M, Fernandez-del Castillo C, Max Schmidt C, Brugge W, Layfield L, Papanicolaou Society oC: Standardized terminology and nomenclature for pancreatobiliary cytology: the Papanicolaou Society of Cytopathology guidelines. Diagn Cytopathol 2014, 42:338-350. DOI: 10.1002/dc.23092.
  •  Shah AA, Jeffus SK, Stelow EB: Squamous cell carcinoma variants of the upper aerodigestive tract: a comprehensive review with a focus on genetic alterations. Arch Pathol Lab Med 2014, 138:731-744. DOI: 10.5858/arpa.2013-0070-RA.
  • Shah AA, Mehrad M, Kelting SM, Lewis JS, Stelow EB: An uncommon primary lung tumour: hyalinizing clear cell carcinoma, salivary gland-type. Histopathology 2014, DOI: 10.1111/his.12636.
  • Strand DS, Jeffus SK, Sauer BG, Wang AY, Stelow EB, Shami VM: EUS-guided 22-gauge fine-needle aspiration versus core biopsy needle in the evaluation of solid pancreatic neoplasms. Diagn Cytopathol 2014, 42:751-758. DOI: 10.1002/dc.23116.
  •   Weinreb I, Piscuoglio S, Martelotto LG, Waggott D, Ng CK, Perez-Ordonez B, Harding NJ, Alfaro J, Chu KC, Viale A, Fusco N, da CP, Marchio C, Sakr RA, Lim R, Thompson LD, Chiosea SI, Seethala RR, Skalova A, Stelow EB, Fonseca I, Assaad A, How C, Wang J, de Borja R, Chan-Seng-Yue M, Howlett CJ, Nichols AC, Wen YH, Katabi N, Buchner N, Mullen L, Kislinger T, Wouters BG, Liu FF, Norton L, McPherson JD, Rubin BP, Clarke BA, Weigelt B, Boutros PC, Reis-Filho J: Hotspot activating PRKD1 somatic mutations in polymorphous low-grade adenocarcinomas of the salivary glands. Nat Genet 2014, 46:1166-1169. DOI: 10.1038/ng.3096.
  • Wilson DD, Crandley EF, Sim A, Stelow EB, Majithia N, Shonka DC, Jameson MJ, Levine PA, Read PW: Prognostic significance of p16 and its relationship with human papillomavirus in pharyngeal squamous cell carcinomas. JAMA Otolaryngol Head Neck Surg 2014, 140:647-653. DOI: 10.1001/jamaoto.2014.821.

A current list of Dr. Stelow’s journal publications can be obtained from PubMed.