Leana A. Guerin, MD


Associate Director, Residency Program
Director, Surgical Pathology Medical Student Clerkship
Clinical Assistant Professor of Pathology  - Anatomic Pathology

Contact Information

Primary Office: 5232 Roy Carver Pavilion
Iowa City, IA 52242
Primary Office Phone: 319-356-4432



Undergraduate, McGill University, Montreal, Canada
BA, Sociology, University of Iowa, Iowa City, IA
MD, University of Iowa, Iowa City, IA

Externship, Pathology, University of Iowa Carver College of Medicine
Fellowship, University of Iowa Carver College of Medicine
Residency, University of Iowa Carver College of Medicine

Licensure and Certifications

Anatomic Pathology American Board of Pathology

Research Summary

Interests: General surgical pathology with a special interest in GI and liver pathology.

All Publications

ABU RAJAB M, Guerin L, Lee P, Brown K.  Extrahepatic Iron Deposition in Cirrhosis: a mimic of genetic hemochromatosis?.  The Liver Meeting AASLD.  2011 November. 

Stumphy J, Al-Zubeidi D, Guerin L, Mitros F, Rahhal R.  Observations on use of montelukast in pediatric eosinophilic esophagitis: insights for the future.  Diseases of the esophagus: official journal of the International Society for Diseases of the Esophagus / I.S.D.E.  2011 May. 24(4):229-34.

El Abiad R, Guerin L, Jensen C, Gerke H.  Prospective Comparison of Endoscopic Ultrasound-Guided Fine-Needle Aspiration Processed As Cell-Block Using High Suction Versus Regular Suction.  Digestive Disease Week.  2009 May. 

Guerin L, Mitros F.  Summit Lesions Are a Marker for Clostridium difficile Colitis.  College of American Pathology Annual Meeting.  2008 September. 

Guerin L, Hoffman H, Zimmerman M, Robinson R.  Decreased fragile histidine triad gene protein expression is associated with worse prognosis in oral squamous carcinoma.  Archives of pathology & laboratory medicine.  2006 February. 130(2):158-64.

Guerin L, Robinson R.  FHIT (Fragile Histidine Triad Gene): Microsatellite Instability, Loss of Heterozygosity and Decreased Protein Expression in Oral Squamous Carcinoma.  United States and Canadian Academy of Pathology Annual Meeting.  2005 February. 

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