Dina Mody,

Houston Methodist
Weill Cornell Medical College


Areas Of Expertise

Bone cytology Soft tissue cytology Pathology HPV Genotyping
Publications

Clinical performance of the Food and Drug Administration-Approved high-risk HPV test for the detection of high-grade cervicovaginal lesions
Zhou, H, Mody, RR, Luna, E, Armylagos, D, Xu, J, Schwartz, MR, Mody, DR & Ge, Y 2016, Cancer Cytopathology, vol 124, no. 5, pp. 317-323. DOI:

Next-generation sequencing of a cohort of pulmonary large cell carcinomas reclassified by world health organization 2015 criteria
Driver, BR, Portier, BP, Mody, DR, Deavers, M, Bernicker, EH, Kim, MP, Teh, BS, Santacruz, JF, Kopas, L, Munden, RF & Cagle, PT 2016, Archives of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine, vol 140, no. 4, pp. 312-317. DOI:

Multiple Human Papilloma Virus Infections and Their Impact on the Development of High-Risk Cervical Lesions
Salazar, KL, Zhou, HS, Xu, J, Peterson, LE, Schwartz, MR, Mody, DR & Ge, Y 2015, Acta Cytologica, vol 59, no. 5, pp. 391-398. DOI:

Glandular lesions of the cervix in clinical practice: A cytology, histology, and human papillomavirus correlation study from 2 institutions
Miller, RA, Mody, DR, Tams, KC & Thrall, MJ 2015, Archives of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine, vol 139, no. 11, pp. 1431-1436. DOI:

Non-16/18 high-risk HPV infection predicts disease persistence and progression in women with an initial interpretation of LSIL
Lyons, YA, Kamat, AA, Zhou, H, Mody, DR, Schwartz, MR, Hobday, C & Ge, Y 2015, Cancer Cytopathology, vol 123, no. 7, pp. 435-442. DOI:

Squamous cell carcinoma of the cervix A: Cytology-histology-human papillomavirus correlation in clinical practice
Miller, RA, Waters, LL, Mody, DR & Tams, KC 2015, Archives of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine, vol 139, no. 6, pp. 776-781. DOI:

FNA needle rinses preserved in Cytolyt are acceptable specimen type for mutation testing of thyroid nodules
Zhou, H, Mody, DR, Smith, D, Lloyd, MB, Kemppainen, J, Houghton, J, Wylie, D, Szafranska-Schwarzbach, AE & Takei, H 2015, Journal of the American Society of Cytopathology, vol 4, no. 3, pp. 128-135. DOI:

The clinical impact of including pictures in Papanicolaou test reports
Thrall, MJ, Janssen, BL & Mody, DR 2015, Journal of the American Society of Cytopathology, vol 4, no. 3, pp. 122-127. DOI:

Diagnostic accuracy of fine-needle aspiration cytology of salivary gland lesions: A 6-year retrospective review
Consamus, EN, Smith, D, Pina Oviedo, S, Mody, DR & Takei, H 2015, Journal of the American Society of Cytopathology, vol 4, no. 2, pp. 63-73. DOI:

Epithelial abnormalities: Glandular
Wilbur, DC, Chhieng, DC, Guidos, B & Mody, DR 2015, . in The Bethesda System for Reporting Cervical Cytology: Definitions, Criteria, and Explanatory Notes. Springer International Publishing, pp. 193-240. DOI:

Glandular cell abnormalities in pap tests
Kosarac, O & Mody, D 2014, . in Advances in Surgical Pathology: Endometrial Cancer. Wolters Kluwer Health Adis (ESP), pp. 201-209.

Peritoneal washings
Kosarac, O & Mody, D 2014, . in Advances in Surgical Pathology: Endometrial Cancer. Wolters Kluwer Health Adis (ESP), pp. 211-216.

Common causes for unsatisfactory Pap tests in ahigh-risk population: Insights into a yet unresolved problem in gynecologic cytology
Quiroga-Garza, G, Satrum, LS, Trujillo, CJ, Mody, DR & Ge, Y 2014, Journal of the American Society of Cytopathology, vol 3, no. 5, pp. 256-260. DOI:

In reply
Wright, AM, Mody, D & Coffey, DM 2014, Archives of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine, vol 138, no. 3, pp. 300-301. DOI:

Genotype-specific prevalence and distribution of human papillomavirus genotypes in underserved Latino women with abnormal Papanicolaou tests
Zhou, H, Mody, DR, Schwartz, MR, Coffey, DM, Smith, D, Zwain, OA, Kamarapu, NP, Brown, JB, Medina, M, Hodgson, SR, Hobday, CD & Ge, Y 2014, Journal of the American Society of Cytopathology, vol 3, no. 1, pp. 42-48. DOI:

PAX2 and PAX8: Useful markers for metastatic effusions
Waters, L, Crumley, S, Truong, L, Mody, D & Coffey, D 2014, Acta Cytologica, vol 58, no. 1, pp. 60-66. DOI:

Detection of malignancy in body fluids: A comparison of the hematology and cytology laboratories
Jerz, JL, Donohue, RE, Mody, RR, Schwartz, MR, Mody, DR & Zieske, AW 2014, Archives of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine, vol 138, no. 5, pp. 651-657. DOI:

Comparison between cytologic examination of fungi in bronchial washings and bronchoalveolar lavage specimens and culture: A review of 100 cases with emphasis on diagnostic pitfalls
Crumley, S, Hull, A, Cernoch, P, Mody, D & Sneige, N 2014, Journal of the American Society of Cytopathology, vol 3, no. 4, pp. 211-217. DOI:

Secondary tumors of the pancreas diagnosed by endoscopic ultrasound-guided fine-needle aspiration: A 10-year experience
Waters, L, Si, Q, Caraway, N, Mody, D, Staerkel, G & Sneige, N 2014, Diagnostic Cytopathology, vol 42, no. 9, pp. 738-743. DOI:

Determination of HER2/neu status: A pilot study comparing HER2/neu dual in situ hybridization DNA probe cocktail assay performed on cell blocks to immunohistochemisty and fluorescence in situ hybridization performed on histologic specimens
Hartman, AK, Gorman, BK, Chakraborty, S, Mody, DR & Schwartz, MR 2014, Archives of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine, vol 138, no. 4, pp. 553-558. DOI: