Dr. Douglas Brian Flieder M.D.
Pathologist | Anatomic Pathology & Clinical Pathology333 Cottman Avenue Fox Chase Cancer Cen Philadelphia PA, 19111
Dr. Douglas Flieder is a pathologist practicing in Philadelphia, PA. Dr. Flieder is a doctor who specializes in the study of bodily fluids and tissues. As a pathologist, Dr. Flieder can help your primary care doctor make a diagnosis about your medical condition. Dr. Flieder may perform a tissue biopsy to determine if a patient has cancer, practice genetic testing, and complete a number of laboratory examinations. Pathologists can also perform autopsies which can determine a persons cause of death and gain information about genetic progression of a disease.
Education and Training
University of Rochester School of Medicine and Dentistry 1992
PathologyAmerican Board of PathologyABP
- Pulmonary dirofilariasis: a clinicopathologic study of 41 lesions in 39 patients.
- Idiopathic fibroinflammatory (fibrosing/sclerosing) lesions of the mediastinum: a study of 30 cases with emphasis on morphologic heterogeneity.
- Environmental tobacco smoke, genetic susceptibility, and risk of lung cancer in never-smoking women.
- Lung tumors with neuroendocrine morphology. A perspective for the new millennium.
- Small peripheral glandular lesions detected by screening CT for lung cancer. A diagnostic dilemma for the pathologist.
- Pulmonary tumor thrombotic microangiopathy: an often missed antemortem diagnosis.
- Proliferative myositis: a rare pseudosarcoma of the chest wall.
- Neuroendocrine tumors of the lung: recent developments in histopathology.
- Screen-detected adenocarcinoma of the lung. Practical points for surgical pathologists.
- Primary paraganglioma of the lung.
- EU-USA pathology panel for uniform diagnosis in randomised controlled trials for HRCT screening in lung cancer.
- Commonly encountered difficulties in pathologic staging of lung cancer.
- Population-based trends in lung cancer incidence in women.
- High-resolution computed tomography screening for lung cancer: unexpected findings and new controversies regarding adenocarcinogenesis.
- Diagnosis of lung adenocarcinoma in resected specimens: implications of the 2011 International Association for the Study of Lung Cancer/American Thoracic Society/European Respiratory Society classification.
- Member College of American Pathologists
- Member United States and Canadian Academy of Pathology Pulmonary Pathology Society International Associati
- Massachusetts General Hospital
- Massachusetts General Hospital
- Pulmonary and Mediastinal Pathology, Armed Forces Institute of Pathology and National Cancer Institute, Laboratory of Human Carcinogenesis, Washington, D.C.
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