Sherif A Rezk

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Professor of Clinical Pathology, Pathology
School of Medicine
Chief of Laboratory Medicine, Pathology
School of Medicine
Phone: (714) 456-5009
Fax: (714) 456 2394
University of California, Irvine
UCIMC, Bldg. 54, Rm 4702
Orange, CA 92868
Research Interests
EBV-associated lymphoproliferative/ plasma cell disorders and dendritic cell proliferations.
Selected Publications:

*Rezk S and Weiss LM. “Epstein-Barr virus-associated lymphoproliferative disorders” Hum Pathol. 2007 Sep; 38(9):1293-304

*Rezk S, Spagnolo D, Brynes RK, and Weiss LM. "Indeterminate cell tumor, a rare dendritic neoplasm" Am J Surg Pathol. 2008 Dec;32(12):1868-76

*Rezk S, Agrawal R, and Weiss LM. “Do indeterminate dendritic cells follow the footsteps of Langerhans cells and migrate to the lymph nodes?” Appl Immunohistochem Mol Morphol. 2012; Jan;20(1):56-61

*Rezk S, Nathwani B, Zhao X, and Weiss LM. "Follicular dendritic cells: origin, function, and disease-associated patterns" Hum Pathol. 2013 Jun; 44(6):937-50

*Pasch W, Wu W, Bach D, Zhao X, and Rezk S. “Epstein-Barr virus expression in plasma cell neoplasms and its association with plasmablastic morphologic features” J Hematopathology 2013 Dec;6(4):213-18

*Johnston A, Brynes RK, Naemi K, Reisian N, Bhansali D, Zhao X, and Rezk S. "Differentiating benign from malignant B-cell bone marrow lymphoid aggregates, a statistical analysis of distinguishing features" Arch Pathol Lab Med 2015 Feb;139(2):233-40

*Rezk S, Zhao X, and Weiss LM. “Epstein-Barr virus (EBV)-associated lymphoid proliferations, a 2018 update”. Hum Pathol 2018 Sep (79): 18-41

*Farzaneh S, Wang B, Clark N, Eade-Viele C, Kelner J, Rodgers J, Sempa G, Detweiler N, Kasmarek T, Lee T, Zhao X, Monuki E, and Rezk S. “Crucial role for Pathology residents in laboratory self-inspection, a single institute’s experience”. Pract Lab Med 2019 May 17;16

*Nael A, Wu W, Siddiqi I, Zhao X, Kahlon K, and Rezk S. “Epstein Barr virus (EBV) association with plasma cell neoplasms”. Histol Histopathol 2019 Jun;34(6):655-662

*Farrell D, Nael A, Law T, Zhao X, Weiss LM, and Rezk S. “Epstein-Barr virus (EBV) incidental expression in bone marrow cells, a study of 230 consecutive bone marrow biopsy samples”. Hum Pathol 2019 Jun;88:60-65

*Rezk S and Weiss LM. “Epstein-Barr virus (EBV)-associated lymphoproliferative disorders: update in classification”. Surg Pathol Clin 2019 Sep;12(3):745-770
Professional Societies
United States and Canadian Academy of Pathology (USCAP)
Society for Hematopathology
College of American Pathologists (CAP)
American Society of Clinical Pathologists (ASCP)
Other Experience
Graduate Programs
Pathology-Anatomic and Clinical
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