Nadine S. Aguilera, M.D.

Nadine S. Aguilera, M.D.

Associate Professor of Pathology
Division Head, Hematopathology
Director, Hematopathology Fellowship Program

EDUCATION:

Medical School: Uniformed Services University of the Health Sciences, Bethesda, MD 1987
Residency: Geisinger Medical Center, Danville, PA (Anatomic/Clinical Pathology)
Fellowship: University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine, University of Pittsbugh Medical Center (Hematopathology)

CLINICAL:

Pathology; Hematopathology.

RESEARCH:

Interest in lymphoma and spleen, with a special interest in Castleman disease.

REFERENCES:

  • Auerbach A, Aguilera NS: Epstein-Barr virus (EBV)-associated lymphoid lesions of the head and neck. Semin Diagn Pathol 2015, 32:12-22. http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/25804341. DOI: 10.1053/j.semdp.2014.12.001.
  • Hamadeh F, MacNamara SP, Aguilera NS, Swerdlow SH, Cook JR: MYD88 L265P mutation analysis helps define nodal lymphoplasmacytic lymphoma. Mod Pathol 2015, 28:564-574.http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/25216226. DOI: 10.1038/modpathol.2014.120.
  • Rashidi A, Riley M, Goldin TA, Sayedian F, Bayerl MG, Aguilera NS, Vos JA, Goudar RK, Fisher SI: Delay in the administration of all-trans retinoic acid and its effects on early mortality in acute promyelocytic leukemia: final results of a multicentric study in the United States. Leuk Res 2014, 38:1036-1040.http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/25035073. DOI: 10.1016/j.leukres.2014.06.011.
  • Zhang S, Wei M, Liang Q, Johnson D, Dow N, Nelson A, Aguilera N, Auerbach A, Wang G: The t(14;18)(q32;q21)/IGH-MALT1 translocation in gastrointestinal extranodal marginal zone lymphoma of mucosa-associated lymphoid tissue (MALT lymphoma). Histopathology 2014, 64:791-798.http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/24236896. DOI: 10.1111/his.12327.
  • Cathro HP, Bullock GC, Bonatti H, Meriden Z, Cook S, Aguilera N: Post-transplant lymphoproliferative disorders are not associated with IgG4 sclerosing disease. Transpl Infect Dis 2014, 16:897-903.http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/25298125. DOI: 10.1111/tid.12300.
  • Zhang XM, Aguilera N: New immunohistochemistry for B-cell lymphoma and Hodgkin lymphoma. Arch Pathol Lab Med 2014, 138:1666-1672. http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/25427044. DOI: 10.5858/arpa.2014-0058-RA.
  • Auerbach A, Summers TA, Zhang B, Aguilera NS: Splenic manifestations of chronic autoimmune disorder: a report of five cases with histiocytic necrotizing change in four cases. Histopathology 2013, 63:19-28.http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/23672439. DOI: 10.1111/his.12143.
  • Rashidi A, Goudar RK, Sayedian F, Vos JA, Goldin TA, Aguilera NS, Fisher SI: All-trans retinoic acid and early mortality in acute promyelocytic leukemia. Leuk Res 2013, 37:1391-1392.http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/23906626. DOI: 10.1016/j.leukres.2013.07.010.
  • Aguilera NS, Auerbach A, Barekman CL, Lichy J, Abbondanzo SL: Activation-induced cytidine deaminase expression in diffuse large B-cell lymphoma with a paracortical growth pattern: a lymphoma of possible interfollicular large B-cell origin. Arch Pathol Lab Med 2010, 134:449-456.http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/20196672. DOI: 10.1043/1543-2165-134.3.449.
  • Zhao MY, Auerbach A, D’Costa AM, Rapoport AP, Burger AM, Sausville EA, Stass SA, Jiang F, Sands AM,Aguilera N, Zhao XF: Phospho-p70S6K/p85S6K and cdc2/cdk1 are novel targets for diffuse large B-cell lymphoma combination therapy. Clin Cancer Res 2009, 15:1708-1720. Summers TA, Rush W, Aguilera N, Lupton G: Cutaneous involvement in the lymphoepithelioid variant of peripheral T-cell lymphoma, unspecified (Lennert lymphoma). Report of a case and review of the literature. J Cutan Pathol 2009, 36 Suppl 1:25-30.http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/19775391. DOI: 10.1111/j.1600-0560.2008.01203.x.
  • Wang G, Auerbach A, Wei M, Dow N, Barry TS, Hodge L, Schaffer D, Sobin LH, Aguilera NS: t(11;18)(q21;q21) in extranodal marginal zone B-cell lymphoma of mucosa-associated lymphoid tissue in stomach: a study of 48 cases. Mod Pathol 2009, 22:79-86. http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/18820661. DOI: 10.1038/modpathol.2008.155.

BOOK CHAPTERS:

  • Multiple chapters in Diagnostic Pathology: Spleen, Amirsys press 2014, including Hereditary spherocytosis, HIV in spleen, Castleman disease, Congenital splenic abnormalities, Gamna-gandy bodies, Hemophagocytic syndrome, Vascular lesions and other entities.
  • Zhang X and Aguilera NS. Lymph node. In Handbook of Practical Immunohistochemistry: Frequently Asked Questions. Lin F, Prichard JW, eds. Springer, New York, 2011, pp 493-500.

A current list of Dr. Aguilera’s peer-reviewed publications is available from PubMed.