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Jack Yang, M.D. - Director of Cytopathology Fellowship

Jack Yang, M.D.

Department of Pathology & Laboratory Medicine
Office: Childrens Hospital Room 303-F
Phone: (843) 792-8423
Fax: (843) 792-8974




M.D., 1982, Jilin University, School of Medicine, Changchun, China
Pathology Residency, 1999 – 2003, Albert Einstein College of Medicine at Long Island Jewish Medical Center
Cytopathology Fellowship, 2003 – 2004, Albert Einstein College of Medicine at Long Island Jewish Medical Center


Thyroid Cytology
HPV and Cervical Cancer


  1. Bergeron JP, Perry KD, Houser PM, Yang J. Endoscopic ultrasound-guided pancreatic fine-needle aspiration: Potential pitfalls in one institution's experience of 1212 procedures. Cancer Cytopathology. 2015;123:98-107.
  2. Mehta HJ, Tanner NT. Silvestri G, Nietert PJ, Yang J. Outcome of Patients With Negative and Unsatisfactory Cytologic Specimens Obtained by Endobronchial Ultrasound-Guided Transbronchial Fine-Needle Aspiration of Mediastinal Lymph Nodes. Cancer Cytopathology. 2015; 123:92-97.
  3. Dimashkieh H, Wolff DJ, Smith TM, Houser PM, Nietert PJ, Yang J. Evaluation of UroVysion and Cytology for Bladder Cancer Detection: A Study of 1,835 Paired Urine Samples with Clinical and Histological Correlation. Cancer Cytopathology 2013; 121:591-597.
  4. Hertel JD, Guimaraes M, Yang J. Hepatic Endometriosis Diagnosed in Liquid-Based Cytology: A Case Report. Diagnostic Cytopathology 2013; 42:441-444.
  5. Perry KD, Cheng NL, Eberts P, Yang, J. Ciliated Cells in Abdominal or Pelvic Fine Needle Aspirations. Diagnostic Cytopathology 2013; 41:71-76.
  6. Perry KD, Hope JM, Yang, J. Dyshormonogenetic Goiter Like Changes in A Child with Congenital Hypothyroidism and A Euthyroid Adult. Diagnostic Cytopathology. 2013; 41-720-724.
  7. Recavarren RA, Houser PM, Yang J. Potential pitfalls of needle tract effects on repeat thyroid fine-needle aspiration. Cancer Cytopathology 2012; 121:155-161.
  8. Recavarren RA, Yang J. Primary Anaplastic Large Cell Lymphoma of the Psoas Muscle: A case Report and Literature Review. Diagnostic Cytopathology 2010; 38:208-12.
  9. Alsharif M, Carlo-Demovich J, Massey C, Madory J, Houser P, Recavarren R, Medina AM, Lewin, DN, Yang J. Telecytology for On-site Adequacy Assessment and Preliminary diagnosis of fine-needle Aspiration. Cancer 2010; 118:119-26.
  10. Yang J, Schnadig V, Logroño R, Wasserman PG. Fine-Needle Aspiration of Thyroid Nodules: A Study of 4,703 Cases with Histological and Clinical Correlations. Cancer 2007, Oct 25;111(5):306-15.

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