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Sarag A. Boukhar, MBChB

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Clinical Assistant Professor of Pathology

Contact Information

Primary Office
5238-C Carver Pavilion (RCP)
200 Hawkins Dr
Iowa City, IA 52242
319-356-3264

Education

MBChB, University of Tripoli
Internship, University of Tripoli Affiliated Hospitals
Resident, Anatomic and Clinical Pathology, University of Hawaii Pathology
Fellow, Hematopathology, Rutgers/Robert Wood Johnson Medical School
Fellow, GI and Liver Pathology, University of Washington

Licensure and Certifications

Hematopathology - American Board of Pathology (ABP)
Anatomic Pathology and Clinical Pathology - American Board of Pathology (ABP)
State of New Jersey Medical License

Publications

Boukhar, S. A., Gosse, M. D., Bellizzi, A. M. & Rajan Kd, A. (2021). Ki-67 Proliferation Index Assessment in Gastroenteropancreatic Neuroendocrine Tumors by Digital Image Analysis With Stringent Case and Hotspot Level Concordance Requirements. American journal of clinical pathology. PMID: 33847759.

Samuelson, M. I., Chen, S. J., Boukhar, S. A., Schnieders, E. M., Walhof, M. L., Bellizzi, A. M., Robinson, R. A. & Rajan Kd, A. (2021). Rapid Validation of Whole-Slide Imaging for Primary Histopathology Diagnosis. American journal of clinical pathology. PMID: 33511392.

Abukhiran, I., Mott, S. L., Bellizzi, A. M. & Boukhar, S. A. (2020). Paraneoplastic leukemoid reaction: Case report and review of the literature. Pathology, research and practice, 217, 153295. PMID: 33341546.

Pillenahalli Maheshwarappa, R., Menda, Y., Graham, M. M., Boukhar, S. A., Zamba GKD, & Samuel, I. (2020). Association of gallbladder hyperkinesia with acalculous chronic cholecystitis: A case-control study. Surgery. PMID: 32653205.

McGee, M. W., Boukhar, S. A., Monga, V., Weigel, R. & Phadke, S. D. (2019). Dermatofibrosarcoma protuberans - the use of neoadjuvant imatinib for treatment of an uncommon breast malignancy: a case report. Journal of medical case reports, 13(1), 374. PMID: 31852518.

Handa, P., Thomas, S., Morgan-Stevenson, V., Maliken, B. D., Gochanour, E., Boukhar, S., Yeh, M. M. & Kowdley, K. V. (2019). Iron alters macrophage polarization status and leads to steatohepatitis and fibrogenesis. Journal of Leukocyte Biology, 105(5), 1015-1026. DOI: 10.1002/JLB.3A0318-108R.

Setoodeh, S., Liu, L., Boukhar, S. A., Singal, A. G., Westerhoff, M., Waljee, A. K., Ahmed, T. & Gopal, P. (2019). The clinical significance of Crohn disease activity at resection margins. Archives of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine, 143(4), 505-509. DOI: 10.5858/arpa.2018-0011-OA.

Boukhar, S. A., Kaneshiro, R., Schiller, A., Terada, K. & Tauchi-Nishi, P. (2015). Tibial bone metastasis as an initial presentation of endometrial carcinoma diagnosed by fine-needle aspiration cytology: A case report and review of the literature. CytoJournal, 12, 11. PMID: 26085835.

Jain, S., Jain, A., Onizuka, N. & Boukhar, S. A. (2014). A rare case of medullary carcinoma of the colon presenting as intussusception in an adult with rectal bleeding. Hawai'i journal of medicine & public health : a journal of Asia Pacific Medicine & Public Health, 73(11), 348-52. PMID: 25414804.