Pathology

Nancy S. Rosenthal, MD

Portrait

Assistant Dean for Student Affairs
Director of Hematopathology
Director of Hematopathology Fellowship
Clinical Professor of Pathology  - Clinical Pathology

Contact Information

Primary Office: 6227 B Roy Carver Pavilion
Iowa City, IA 52242
Primary Office Phone: 319-356-3059

Email: nancy-rosenthal@uiowa.edu

Education

BA, Emory University (with honors)
MD, The University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine

Internship, Cleveland Metropolitan General Hospital
Residency, Pathology, University Hospitals of Cleveland and Case Western Reserve University
Fellowship, Hematopathology, University Hospitals of Cleveland and Case Western Reserve University

Licensure and Certifications

Hematology Subspecialty, American Board of Pathology
Anatomic and Clinical Pathology, American Board of Pathology
National Board of Medical Examiners

Research Summary

As Director of the Hematology Laboratory, Dr. Rosenthal is interested in all aspects of diagnostic hematology including hematology automation, coagulation, and particularly bone marrow pathology. Dr. Rosenthal is also actively involved in a variety of educational venues within the Department of Pathology as Vice-Chair for Education, Director of the Hematopathology Fellowship Program and director of the hematology portion of resident education.

All Publications

Miron J, Rosenthal N.  Romiplostim therapy induces megakaryocyte hyperplasia similar in morphology to a myeloproliferative neoplasm.  Journal of Hematopathology.  2013. 

Gabriel-Griggs S, Bleile M, Bell A, Rosenthal N, Syrbu S.  Annexin A1 (ANXA1) key confirmatory marker discriminating hairy cell and Burkitt Lymphoma: Utility of Pax-5 leukemia and other morphologically similar B-cell neoplasms.  Modern Path.  2012. 22:335A.

Rosenthal N.  Cases of Dysfibrinogenemia and Coagulation abnormalities in Liver Disease.  ASCP Press Chicago.  2012. 

Kreiter C, Haugen T, Leaven T, Goerdt C, Rosenthal N, McGaghie W, Dee F.  Reporting on the piloting of a novel computer-based simulation for assessing and teaching clinical reasoning in diagnostic laboratory testing.  Medical Education Online.  2011. 16.
[PubMed]

Rosenthal N.  Bone Marrow Findings in Inflammatory, Infectious and Metabolic Disorders.  Elsevier Press.  2010. 

Koch B, Rosenthal N.  Vitamin K deficiency in a young child.  2010. 

Nasr M, Rosenthal N, Syrbu S.  Expression Profiling of Transcription Factors in B- or T-Lymphoblastic Leukemia/Lymphoma and Burkitt Lymphoma: Utility of PAX5 Immunostaining as Pan-Pre-B-cell marker.  Am J Clin Pathol.  2010 January. 133(1):41-8.
[PubMed]

Nasr M, Rosenthal N, Syrbu S.  Expression Profiling of Transcription Factors in B or T-Lymphoblastic Leukemia/Lymphoma and Burkitt Lymphoma: Utility of Pax-5 Immunostaining as Pan-Pre-B-cell Marker.  Modern Path.  2009. 22(279A).

Gabriel-Griggs S, Rosenthal N.  Hairy Cell Leukemia in a Young Man.  2009. 

Manion E, Rosenthal N.  Bone marrow biopsies in patients 85 years or older.  Am J Clin Pathol.  2008 November. 130(5):832-5.
[PubMed]

Rosenthal N, Manion E.  Bone marrow biopsies in patients 85 years and older.  Modern Path.  2008. 21:263A.

Manion E, Rosenthal N.  Factor XI deficiency.  2008. 

Bleile M, Rosenthal N.  Systemic mastocytosis.  2007. 

Nigro K, Racke F, Rosenthal N, Meyerson H.  Bone Marrow morphology of myelodysplasia with Monosomy 7.  Modern Path.  2006. 19(240).

Brannock K, Rosenthal N.  Persistent Polyclonal B lymphocytosis.  2006. 

Bianco M, Turner J, Rosenthal N.  Increased blasts mimicking acute leukemia in a patient with polysubstance abuse.  Archives of Pathology & Laboratory Medicine.  2005 February. 129(2):e35-8.
[PubMed]

Siechen K, Rosenthal N.  Bone Marrow examination for metastatic disease: usefulness of the aspirate differential.  Laboratory Hematology.  2005. 11:148-151.

Siechen K, Rosenthal N.  The usefulness of the aspirate differential count in cases of nonhematologic neoplasia.  Laboratory Hematology: official publication of the International Society for Laboratory Hematology.  2005. 11(2):148-51.
[PubMed]

Krochmal J, Rosenthal N.  Transient Myeloproliferative Disorder .  2005. 

Siechen K, Rosenthal N.  Bone marrow examination for metastatic disease; usefulness of the aspirate differential.  Modern Path.  2004. 17:271A.

Cooper B, Donaher E, Lazarus H, Green S, Gosky D, Rosenthal N, Berger S, Li X, Ingalls S, Hoppel C, Gerson S.  A phase I and pharmacodynamic study of sequential topotecan and etoposide in patients with relapsed or refractory acute myelogenous and lymphoblastic leukemia.  Leukemia Research.  2003 January. 27(1):35-44.
[PubMed]

Ranguelov R, Rosenthal N, Bromley C, Vasef M.  Detection of factor V leiden and prothrombin gene mutations in patients who died with thrombotic events.  Archives of Pathology & Laboratory Medicine.  2002 October. 126(10):1193-6.
[PubMed]

Nagendra S, Meyerson H, Skallerud G, Rosenthal N.  Leukemias resembling acute promyelocytic leukemia, microgranular variant.  Am J Clin Pathol.  2002 April. 117(4):651-7.
[PubMed]

Ranguelov R, Turner J, Rosenthal N.  EDTA-Induced Pseudo-Grey Platelet Syndrome.  2002. H-02-5(H272).

Kolareth A, Huselberg D, Patil S, Rosenthal N.  Utility of cytogenetic analysis in determining a diagnosis of a low grade myelodysplastic syndrome.  Modern Path.  2002. 15:248A.

Stevens E, Rosenthal N.  Bone marrow mast cell morphologic features and hematopoietic dyspoiesis in systemic mast cell disease.  Am J Clin Pathol.  2001 August. 116(2):177-82.
[PubMed]

Schraith D, Rosenthal N.  Chediak-Higashi Syndrome.  2001. 

Siechen K, Rosenthal N, Vasef M.  Simutaneous detection of factor V and prothrombin gene mutation: identification of double heterozygous individuals.  JMD.  2001. 3:193.

Farhi D, Rosenthal N.  Acute lymphoblastic leukemia.  Clinics in Laboratory Medicine.  2000 March. 20(1):17-28, vii.
[PubMed]

Farhi D, Rosenthal N.  Special stains in the diagnosis of acute leukemia.  Clinics in Laboratory Medicine.  2000 March. 20(1):29-38, viii.
[PubMed]

Rosenthal N, Stevens E.  Marrow mast cell morphology and dyspoiesis.  Modern Path.  2000. 13:164A.

Nagendra S, Rosenthal N.  Usefulness of D-dimer testing in the evaluation of suspected venous thromboembolism.  2000. CH 01-1 :CH47.

Meredith J, Rosenthal N.  Differential diagnosis of microcytic anemias.  Laboratory Medicine.  1999. 30:538-542.

Bielski M, Yomtovian R, Lazarus H, Rosenthal N.  Prolonged isolated thrombocytopenia after hematopoietic stem cell transplantation: morphologic correlation.  Bone Marrow Transplantation.  1998 December. 22(11):1071-6.
[PubMed]

Farhi D, Luebbers E, Rosenthal N.  Bone marrow biopsy findings in childhood anemia: prevalence of transient erythroblastopenia of childhood.  Archives of Pathology & Laboratory Medicine.  1998 July. 122(7):638-41.
[PubMed]

Myerson H, Farhi D, Rosenthal N.  Increased blasts mimicking AML or MDS after growth factor therapy.  Am J Clin Pathol.  1998. 109:675-681.

Friebert S, Shepardson L, Shurin S, Rosenthal G, Rosenthal N.  Pediatric bone marrow cellularity: are we expecting too much?.  Journal of Pediatric Hematology/Oncology.  1998. 20(5):439-43.
[PubMed]

Bielski M, Yomtovian R, Rosenthal N.  Prolonged isolated thrombocytopenia after bone marrow transplantation: morphologic correlation.  Modern Path.  1997. 10:121A.

Bodnar A, Rosenthal N, Yomtovian R.  Severe hemolytic anemia with marrow dyserythropoiesis resembling a myelodysplastic syndrome.  Laboratory Hematology.  1997. 31:299-304.

Rosenthal N, Farhi D.  Myelodysplastic syndromes and acute myeloid leukemia in connective tissue disease after single-agent chemotherapy.  Am J Clin Pathol.  1996 November. 106(5):676-9.
[PubMed]

Wasman J, Rosenthal N, Farhi D.  Mantle cell lymphoma - Morphologic findings in bone marrow involvement.  Am J Clin Pathol.  1996 August. 106(2):196-200.
[PubMed]

Roush G, Rosenthal N, Gerson S, Toy E, McCarthy P, Hirschler N, Yomtovian R.  An unusual case of autoimmune hemolytic anemia with reticulocytopenia, erythroid dysplasia, and an IgG2 autoanti-U.  Transfusion.  1996 June. 36(6):575-80.
[PubMed]

Roush G, Rosenthal N, Gerson S, Toy E, McCarthy P, Hirschler N, Yomtovian R.  An unusual case of autoimmune hemolytic anemia with reticulocytopenia, erythroid dysplasia and auto-anti-U with IgG2 specificity.  Transfusion.  1996. 36:575-580.

Rosenthal N.  Bone marrow findings in mantle zone lymphoma.  Am J Clin Pathol.  1996. 106:196-200.

Rosenthal N.  Bone marrow findings in mantle zone lymphoma.  Am J Clin Pathol.  1996. 106:196-200.
[PubMed]

Rosenthal N, Farhi D.  MDS and AML in connective tissue disease.  Am J Clin Pathol.  1996. 106:676-679.

Rosenthal N, Knapp D, Farhi D.  Promyelocytic blast crisis of chronic myeloid leukemia: a rare subtype associated with disseminated intravascular coagulation.  Am J Clin Pathol.  1996. 106:196-200.

Bodnar A, Rosenthal N, Yomtovian R.  Severe hemolytic anemia with marrow dyserythropoiesis.  Am J Clin Path.  1996. 

Meyerson H, Farhi D, Cooper B, Rosenthal N.  Transient increased in blasts mimicking AML or MDS following growth factor therapy.  Modern Path.  1996. 9:117A.

Rosenthal N.  Marginal zone B-cell lymphoma - Case of the Quarter.  Society for Hematopathology.  1996 January. 

Lazarus H, Haynesworth S, Gerson S, Rosenthal N, Caplan A.  Ex vivo expansion and subsequent infusion of human bone marrow-derived stromal progenitor cells (mesenchymal progenitor cells): implications for therapeutic use.  Bone Marrow Transplantation.  1995 October. 16(4):557-64.
[PubMed]

Rosenthal N, Knapp D, Farhi D.  Promyelocytic blast crisis of chronic myelogenous leukemia. A rare subtype associated with disseminated intravascular coagulation.  Am J Clin Pathol.  1995 February. 103(2):185-8.
[PubMed]

Larkin J, Willis J, Rosenthal N, Leonard D.  Cerebral spinal fluid findings in patients with HIV infection: Correlation of cytology with polymerase chain reaction for detection of cytomegalovirus and immunoglobulin gene rearrangements.  Mod Path.  1995. 8:119A.

Lazarus H, Gerson S, Haynesworth S, Rosenthal N.  Ex Vivo expansion and infusion of human bone marrow-derived stromal progenitor cells (mesenchymal stem cells): Implications for therapeutic use.  Bone Marrow Transplantation.  1995. 16:557-564.

Rosenthal N, Farhi D, Stahl R.  MDS and AML in connective tissue disease.  Mod Path.  1995. 8(41A).

Rosenthal N, Farhi D.  Failure to engraft after bone marrow transplantation: bone marrow morphologic findings.  Am J Clin Pathol.  1994 December. 102(6):821-4.
[PubMed]

Holdener B, Faust C, Rosenthal N, Magnuson T.  MSD is required for mesoderm induction in mice.  Development (Cambridge, England).  1994 May. 120(5):1335-46.
[PubMed]

Rosenthal N, Farhi D.  Bone marrow cellularity as a predictor of adequate cell yield during harvest for transplantation.  Am J Clin Pathol.  1994. 101:81-84.

Wasman J, Rosenthal N.  Bone marrow findings in mantle zone lymphoma.  Mod Path.  1994. 7:123A.

Rosenthal N, Farhi D.  Reactive plasmacytosis and lymphocytosis in acute myeloid leukemia.  Hematologic Pathology.  1994. 8(2-Jan):43-51.
[PubMed]

Rosenthal N, Farhi D, Fox R, Lazarus H.  Marrow cellularity as a predictor of adequate cell yield for transplantation.  Am J Clin Pathol.  1994 January. 101(1):81-4.
[PubMed]

Rosenthal N.  Chromosomal abnormalities in Fanconi's anemia.  1993. 

Rosenthal N, Farhi D.  Failure to engraft after bone marrow transplantation: bone marrow morphologice findings.  Mod Path.  1993. 6:99A.

Rosenthal N, Farhi D.  Acute monocytic leukemia with NSE and CAE positivity: FAB M4 or M5?.  Am J Clin Pathol.  1992 July. 96:41-5.
[PubMed]

Rosenthal N, Farhi D.  Lymphoplasmacytic reaction in acute myeloid leukemia.  Mod Path.  1992. 5:86A.

Rosenthal N, Farhi D.  Dymegakaryopoiesis resembling acute megakaryoblastic leukemia in treated acute myeloid leukemia.  Am J Clin Pathol.  1991 April. 95(4):556-60.
[PubMed]

Odell C, Rosenthal N, Farhi D, Ryder J, Cox R, Lazarus H.  Bone Marrow Cellularity as a Predictor of adequate cell yield during harvest for transplantation.  Mod Path.  1991. 4:80A.

Luebbers E, Rosenthal N, Farhi D.  Bone Marrow findings in childhood anemia.  Am J Clin Path.  1991. 96:423.

Rosenthal N, Farhi D.  Acute Leukemia with NSE and CAE positivity: FAB M4 or M5?.  Am J Clin Path.  1990. 94:514.

Rosenthal N, Farhi D.  Bone Marrow Findings in connective tissue disease.  Am J Clin Pathol.  1989. 92:650-653.

Rosenthal N, Farhi D.  Bone Marrow findings in connective tissue disease .  Lab Invest.  1989. 60:80A.

Rosenthal N, Farhi D.  Dymegakaryopoiesis resembling acute megakaryoblastic leukemia in treated acute myeloid leukemia.  Am J Clin Path.  1989. 95:556.

Rosenthal N, Abdul-Karim F.  Childhood fibrous tumor with psammoma bodies - Clinicopathologic features in two cases.  Archives of Pathology & Laboratory Medicine.  1988 August. 112(8):798-800.
[PubMed]

Rosenthal N, Abramowsky C.  The causes of morbidity and mortality among infants born at term.  Archives of Pathology & Laboratory Medicine.  1988 February. 112(2):178-81.
[PubMed]

Rosenthal N, Mendelsohn G.  Microcystic (glycogen rich) adenomas of the pancreas.  Check Sample.  1988. AP:88-6.

Rosenthal N, Farhi D.  Waldenstrom's macroglobulinemia.  Check Sample.  1988. 

Rosenthal N, Abramowsky C.  Perinatal pathology of the term newborn.  Lab Invest.  1986. 54:8P.

Wheeler J, Rosenthal N.  Bloody ascites in sarcoidosis.  Chest.  1985 December. 88(6):917-8.
[PubMed]

Koch B, Rosenthal N.  Aplastic anemia with a PNH Clone. 

Bianco M, Rosenthal N.  Hermansky Pudlak syndrome. 

Schuetz M, Rosenthal N.  Mantel Cell Lymphoma with peripheral blood involvement: Discussion of flow cytometric and morphologic features with differential diagnosis. 

Weydert J, Rosenthal N.  Parvovirus B19 infection: spectrum of clinical features and clincopathologic diagnosis. 

Krochmal J, Rosenthal N.  Sideroblastic anemia. 

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