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Rashmi Tondon, MD

Assistant Professor of Clinical Pathology and Laboratory Medicine
University of Pennsylvania Perelman School of Medicine

Contact InformationDepartment of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine,
3400 Spruce Street, Founders 6
University of Pennsylvania

Philadelphia, PA 19104
Office: 215-662-4829

Specialty Division

Anatomic Pathology

Research Expertise


Clinical Expertise

Gastrointestinal and Liver Pathology

Education

MBBS GSVM Medical College, Kanpur, India, 1999
MD (Pathology), MLN Medical College, Allahabad, India, 2004
PDCC (Transfusion Medicine), Sanjay Gandhi Post Graduate Institute of Medical Sciences, Lucknow, India, 2005

Specialty Certification

Postgraduate Training

Resident, Combined AP/CP Pathology, Wayne State University/Detroit Medical Center, Detroit, MI, 2010-2011
Resident, Combined AP/CP Pathology, Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA, 2011-2014
Surgical Pathology Fellow; Division of Anatomic Pathology, Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA, 2014-2015
Gastrointestinal and Liver Surgical Pathology Fellow, Division of Anatomic Pathology, Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA, 2015-2016

Awards and Honors

Certificate of Honor in Biochemistry, GSVM Medical College, Kanpur, India, 1999-1999
Best Oral Scientific Presentation, Annual Conference of Indian Association of Pathology and Microbiology(IAPM), Jhansi, India, 2004-2004
Gordon Signy Fellowship/Scholarship, World Association of Societies of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine (WASpALM), Tokyo, Japan, 2005-2005

Memberships and Professional Organizations

College of American Pathologists (CAP), 2010 - Present
Michigan Association of Pathologists, 2010 - 2011
Philadelphia Pathology Society, 2011 - Present
United States and Canadian Association of Pathologist, 2016 - Present
Hans Popper Hepatopathology Society, 2017 - Present

Web Links


Selected Publications

Brown Bowel Syndrome: A Multi-institutional Case Series.

Arnold CA, Burke AP, Calomeni E, Mayer RC, Rishi A, Singhi AD, Stashek K, Voltaggio L, Tondon R., Am J Surg Pathol. 44(6): 834-837, 2020, PMID:31985498

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Loss-of-function variants in CTNNA1 detected on multigene panel testing in individuals with gastric or breast cancer.

Clark DF, Michalski ST, Tondon R, Nehoray B, Ebrahimzadeh J, Hughes SK, Soper ER, Domchek SM, Rustgi AK, Pineda-Alvarez D, Anderson MJ, Katona BW., Genet Med. 22(5): 840-846, 2020, PMID:32051609

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Glycogenic Acanthosis of the Esophagus: Clinical, Endoscopic and Histologic Correlation

Rufail ML, Tondon R, Fogt F, Mannan R., Modern Pathology, 2020

Vasculitis involving the gastrointestinal system is often incidental but critically important: a ten-year experience at a tertiary care hospital.

Xiaoming Zhang, MD Emma Elizabeth Furth, MD Rashmi Tondon, MD, American Journal of Clinical Pathology, 2020

Helicobacter pylori Antigen But Not the Organism Is Occasionally Present Within Germinal Centers: Implications for Patient Management and Biology

Nelson ND, Tondon R; Fortuna D; Westerhoff M; Swanson PE; Furth E., The American Journal of Surgical Pathology., 2020

Helicobacter pylori Antigen But Not the Organism Is Occasionally Present Within Germinal Centers: Implications for Patient Management and Biology

Nelson ND, Tondon R; Fortuna D; Westerhoff M; Swanson PE; Furth E., The American Journal of Surgical Pathology., 2020

Xanthogranulomatous Cholecystitis: Preoperative Diagnosis and Operative Outcomes in a Western Cohort

Bormann B., Azari F., Tang R., Braslow B, Metzger A., Tondon R, Lee M., 16th Annual Academic Surgical Congress (Abstract ID: ASC20210640), 2020

Checkpoint Inhibitor Induced Colitis: A Comparative Analysis of 25 Colonic Specimens (abstract #702).

Khurram NA, Mannan R, Fortuna D, Furth EE, Tondon R., Modern Pathology 33((suppl 2)): 694, 2020

Frequent Loss of BAP1 by Immunohistochemistry Can Be Seen in Hepatobiliary Carcinomas, Especially Steatohepatitic Variant of Hepatocellular Carcinoma but Not in Tumors of Luminal GI Tract.

Talwar A, Ziober A, Haye K, Tondon R., Modern Pathology, 2020

Mutations in KMT2C are Associated with Increased Tumor Infiltration by CD8+ T cells in Intrahepatic Cholangiocarcinoma(abstract #).

Lee JW, Ziober A, Tondon R., Modern Pathology 33((suppl 2)): 69, 2020