Medical School
Stavropol State Medical Academy, Russian Federation (1989)
UT Southwestern Medical Center (2010), Pathology

Research Interest

  • Biomarkers in gynecologic pathology
  • Cervical cancer
  • Endometrial carcinoma and precancerous lesions in patients with Lynch syndrome
  • Tubo-ovarian carcinomas


Featured Publications LegendFeatured Publications

Human Papillomavirus?Positive and ?Negative Vulvar Squamous Cell Carcinoma Are Biologically but Not Clinically Distinct.
Kolitz E, Lucas E, Hosler GA, Kim J, Hammer S, Lewis C, Xu L, Day AT, Mauskar M, Lea JS, Wang RC, J Invest Dermatol 2021 Oct
Navigating through perplex morphologic changes after exogenous hormone usage.
Chang RJ, Rivera-Colon G, Chen H, Niu S, Carrick K, Lucas E, Gwin K, Zheng W, Semin Diagn Pathol 2021 Oct
Reliable Identification of Endometrial Precancers Through Combined Pax2, ß-Catenin, and Pten Immunohistochemistry.
Aguilar M, Chen H, Rivera-Colon G, Niu S, Carrick K, Gwin K, Cuevas IC, Sahoo SS, Li HD, Zhang S, Zheng W, Lucas E, Castrillon DH, Am J Surg Pathol 2021 Sep
Clinical and Histopathologic Features Can Help Target Immunohistochemical Stain Use in the Diagnosis of Viral Esophagitis.
Desai N, Albahra S, Lucas E, Singal AG, Hammer STG, Gopal P, Appl Immunohistochem Mol Morphol 2021 Aug
PD-L1 expression in HPV-independent cervical adenocarcinoma and its prognostic significance.
Chen L, Lucas E, Zhang X, Liu Q, Zhuang Y, Lin W, Chen H, Zhou F, Histopathology 2021 Aug
Significance of Oil-Red-O positive macrophages in bronchoalveolar lavage in diagnosing E-cigarettes or vaping product use-associated lung injury: A case series.
Niu S, Colon GR, Molberg K, Chen H, Carrick K, Yan S, Sarode V, Lucas E, Diagn Cytopathol 2021 Jul 49 7 876-884
Serial genomic analysis of endometrium supports the existence of histologically indistinct endometrial cancer precursors.
Aguilar M, Zhang H, Zhang M, Cantarell B, Sahoo SS, Li HD, Cuevas IC, Lea J, Miller DS, Chen H, Zheng W, Gagan J, Lucas E, Castrillon DH, J Pathol 2021 Jan
T Cell Receptor Repertoires Acquired via Routine Pap Testing May Help Refine Cervical Cancer and Precancer Risk Estimates.
Christley S, Ostmeyer J, Quirk L, Zhang W, Sirak B, Giuliano AR, Zhang S, Monson N, Tiro J, Lucas E, Cowell LG, Front Immunol 2021 12 624230
PD-L1 Expression in Endocervical Adenocarcinoma: Correlation With Patterns of Tumor Invasion, CD8+ Tumor-infiltrating Lymphocytes, and Clinical Outcomes.
Rivera-Colon G, Chen H, Molberg K, Niu S, Strickland AL, Castrillon DH, Carrick K, Gwin K, Lea J, Zheng W, Lucas E, Am J Surg Pathol 2020 Dec
Irreversible Electroporation for Renal Ablation Does Not Cause Significant Injury to Adjacent Ureter or Bowel in a Porcine Model.
Sorokin I, Canvasser N, Johnson B, Lucas E, Cadeddu JA, J Endourol 2020 Dec


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Honors & Awards

  • Anatomic Pathology Resident Teaching Award
  • Anatomic Pathology Resident Teaching Award
  • Diploma with Highest Academic Distinction

Professional Associations/Affiliations

  • Harold C. Simmons Comprehensive Cancer Center, UTSW (2018)
  • Cytopathology Foundation (2017)
  • United States and Canadian Academy of Pathology (2015)
  • American Society of Cytopathology (2012)
  • American Society of Clinical Pathology (2006)
  • College of American Pathologists (2006)