Shefali Chopra, MD

Attending Pathologist


Email: shefali.chopra@cshs.org
Phone: 310-423-6623


Specialties

  • Gastrointesinal Pathology
  • Gastrointesinal and Liver Pathology
  • Soft Tissue Pathology
  • Cytopathology


Education and Training

  • King George Medical College, Lucknow, India MD
  • Residency in Anatomic and Clinical Pathology, University of California Irvine Medical Center, Orange, CA
  • Fellowship in Cytopathology, University of California Irvine Medical Center, Orange, CA
  • Fellowship in Gastrointestinal Pathology, University of California Irvine Medical Center, Orange, CA
  • Fellowship in Soft tissue Pathology, MD Anderson Cancer Center, Houston, TX


Medical Board Certifications

  • Board Certified in Anatomic Pathology
  • Board Certified in Clinical Pathology
  • Board Certified in Cytopathology


Clinical and Research Interests

  • EUS guided FNAs of the pancreas and liver
  • Soft tissue sarcomas


Selected Publications

  • Chopra S, Wu ML. Comprehensive evaluation of colorectal polyps in specimens from endoscopic biopsies. Adv Anat Pathol. 2011 Jan; 18(1):46-52.
  • Chopra, S Frank S, Gu M. The cytologic diagnosis of Chordoma in a peritoneal effusion: Case Report and review of literature. Acta Cytol. 2010 May-Jun;54(3):341-4.
  • Chopra S, Wu ML, Imagawa DK, Lee J, Gu M., Endoscopic ultrasound-guided fine-needle aspiration of undifferentiated carcinoma with osteoclast-like giant cells of the pancreas: A report of 2 cases with literature review. Diagn Cytopathol. 2007; 35(9):601-6.

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