MBBS/MD (Pathology)

Consultant/Professor and Head- Histopathology

Doctor's Message 

Every patient deserves an accurate
diagnosis to receive optimal theraphy !

Languages spoken 

& Hindi.

Areas of Interest 

Head and Neck Pathology, Breast Pathology, Bone and Soft Tissue Pathology, Gastro-Intestinal Pathology.


120 papers in peer-reviewed journals. Dr Rekha V. Kumar- List of publications for the past 5 years (2017-2021)

1.Kuhar N, Nazeer SS, Kumar PV, Mukhergee G, Umapathy S, Infrared Microspectroscopy with Multivariate Analysis to differentiate Oral Hyperplasia from Squamous Cell Carcinoma: A proof of concept for early diagnosis. Lasers in surgery and medicine. First published: 31 May 2021.https://doi.org/10.1002/Ism.23427.

2. Cindy Simoens, Ivana Gorbasieva, Tarik Gheit, Dana Holzinger, Eric Lucas, Ruediger Ridder, Susanne Rehm et al. HPV DNA genotyping, HPV E6* I mRNA detection, and p16INK4a/Ki-67 staining in Belgian Head and Neck cancer patient specimens, collected within the HPV-AHEAD study. Cancer Epidemiology 72 (2021)101925.

3.Marta Tagliabue, Marisa Mena, Fausto Maffini, Tarik Gheit, Beatriz Quiros Blasco. Dana Holzinger, Sara Tous et al. Role of Human Papillomavirus Infection in Head and Neck cancer in Italy: The HPV-AHEAD study. Cancers 2020, 12, 3567.

4. Mangalaparthi KK, Patel K, Khan AA, Manoharan M, Karunakaran C, Murugan S, Gupta R, Khanna Gupta A, Chaudhuri A, Kumar P, Nair B, Kumar RV, Prasad TSK, Chaterjee A, Pandey A, Gowda H (2020) Mutational Landscape of Esophageal Squamous Cell Carcinoma in an Indian Cohort, Front Oncol. 10:1457. doi:10.3389/fonc.2020.01457.

5. Srinivas SM, Agarwal R, Babu N, Naik M, Kumar R., Dhar S. Systemic mastocytosis associated with Hodgkin�s Lymphoma in a 4 year old child. Pediatr Dermatol.2020;00:1-3. http://doi.org/10.1111/pde.14183. .............................continues........................... et al


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