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Texas Medical Center

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Kalyani R. Patel, MD

Associate Professor, Pathology & Immunology, Baylor College of Medicine

Baylor College of Medicine


School Education Degree Year
Seattle Children's Hospital Fellowship Pediatric Pathology 2014
Barnes Jewish Hospital Residency Anatomic Pathology 2013
All India Institute of Medical Sciences Residency Anatomic & Clinical Pathology 2008
Maharashtra University of Health Sciences Medical School Bachelor of Medicine & Surgery 2003
Educational Commission for Foreign Medical Graduates ECFMG


Dr. Patel’s clinical interest is in the pediatric solid tumors and diseases of the gastrointestinal tract, particularly liver. She plans to pursue her research in the field of pediatric non-alcoholic fatty liver disease and metabolic syndrome.

Selected Publications

Patel KR, Liu TC, Vaccharajani N, Chapman WC, Brunt EM. Characterization of Inflammatory (Lymphoepithelioma-like) Hepatocellular Carcinoma: A Study of 8 Cases. Arch Pathol Lab Med. 2014 Sep;138(9):1193-202.

Patel KR, White FV, Deutsch GH. Hepatic Steatosis is Prevalent in Stillborns Delivered to Women With Diabetes. J Pediatr Gastroenterol Nutr. 2014 Jul 30.

Patel KR, Chernock RD, Sinha P, Müller S, El-Mofty SK, Lewis JS Jr. Verrucous Carcinoma with Dysplasia or Minimal Invasion: A Variant of Verrucous Carcinoma with Extremely Favorable Prognosis. Head Neck Pathol. 2014 Jun 20.

Patel KR, Chernock RD, Zhang TR, Wang X, El-Mofty SK, Lewis JS Jr. Verrucous carcinomas of the head and neck, including those with associated squamous cell carcinoma, lack transcriptionally active high-risk human papillomavirus. Human Pathology 2013 Nov;44(11):2385-92.

Patel KR, Solomon IH, El-Mofty SK, Lewis JS Jr, Chernock RD. Mammaglobin and S-100 immunoreactivity in salivary gland carcinomas other than mammary analogue secretory carcinoma. Human Pathology 2013 Nov;44(11):2501-8.

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