Laura Pincus, MD

Dermatopathologist

Clinics

Cutaneous Lymphoma Clinic
1701 Divisadero St., Fourth Floor
San Francisco, CA 94143
Phone: (415) 353-7800
Fax: (415) 353-7870

Hours: Monday to Friday
9 a.m. – 4:30 p.m.

Board Certification

Dermatology, American Board of Dermatology
Dermatopathology, American Board of Dermatology

Academic Title

Associate Professor

More about Laura Pincus

Education

Harvard School of Medicine 2004

Residencies

UCSF Medical Center, Dermatology 2008

Fellowships

UCSF Medical Center, Dermatopathology 2010

Selected Research and Publications

  1. Gru AA, Kim J, Pulitzer M, Guitart J, Battistella M, Wood GS, Cerroni L, Kempf W, Willemze R, Pawade J, Querfeld C, Schaffer A, Pincus L, Tetzlaff M, Duvic M, Scarisbrick J, Porcu P, Mangold AR, Dicaudio DJ, Shinohara M, Hong EK, Horton B, Kim YH. The Use of Central Pathology Review With Digital Slide Scanning in Advanced-stage Mycosis Fungoides and SÚzary Syndrome: A Multi-institutional and International Pathology Study. Am J Surg Pathol. 2018 Mar 14.
  2. Hope CB, Pincus LB. Primary Cutaneous B-cell Lymphomas. Clin Lab Med. 2017 Sep; 37(3):547-574.
  3. West ES, Shinkai K, Ai WZ, Pincus LB. Remission of subcutaneous panniculitis-like T-cell lymphoma in a pregnant woman after treatment with oral corticosteroids as monotherapy. JAAD Case Rep. 2017 Mar; 3(2):87-89.
  4. Yu WY, Bhutani T, Kornik R, Pincus LB, Mauro T, Rosenblum MD, Fox LP. Warfarin-Associated Nonuremic Calciphylaxis. JAMA Dermatol. 2017 Mar 01; 153(3):309-314.
  5. Guitart J, Martinez-Escala ME, Subtil A, Duvic M, Pulitzer MP, Olsen EA, Kim E, Rook AH, Samimi SS, Wood GS, Girardi M, Junkins-Hopkins J, Ivan DS, Selim MA, Sable KA, Virmani P, Pincus LB, Tetzlaff MT, Kim J, Kim YH. Primary cutaneous aggressive epidermotropic cytotoxic T-cell lymphomas: reappraisal of a provisional entity in the 2016 WHO classification of cutaneous lymphomas. Mod Pathol. 2017 May; 30(5):761-772.
  6. Hope CB, Pincus LB. Primary cutaneous B-cell lymphomas with large cell predominance-primary cutaneous follicle center lymphoma, diffuse large B-cell lymphoma, leg type and intravascular large B-cell lymphoma. Semin Diagn Pathol. 2017 Jan; 34(1):85-98.
  7. Tsai KK, Pampaloni MH, Hope C, Algazi AP, Ljung BM, Pincus L, Daud AI. Increased FDG avidity in lymphoid tissue associated with response to combined immune checkpoint blockade. J Immunother Cancer. 2016; 4:58.
  8. Charli-Joseph YV, Gatica-Torres M, Pincus LB. Approach to Cutaneous Lymphoid Infiltrates: When to Consider Lymphoma? Indian J Dermatol. 2016 Jul-Aug; 61(4):351-74.
  9. Ricardo-Gonzalez RR, Lin JR, Mathes EF, McCalmont TH, Pincus LB. Neutrophil-rich subcutaneous fat necrosis of the newborn: A potential mimic of infection. J Am Acad Dermatol. 2016 Jul; 75(1):177-185.e17.
  10. Robson A, Shukur Z, Ally M, Kluk J, Liu K, Pincus L, Sahni D, Sundram U, Subtil A, Karai L, Kempf W, Schieke S, Coates P. Immunocytochemical p63 expression discriminates between primary cutaneous follicle centre cell and diffuse large B cell lymphoma-leg type, and is of the TAp63 isoform. Histopathology. 2016 Jul; 69(1):11-9.
  11. Schulman JM, Oh DH, Sanborn JZ, Pincus L, McCalmont TH, Cho RJ. Multiple Hereditary Infundibulocystic Basal Cell Carcinoma Syndrome Associated With a Germline SUFU Mutation. JAMA Dermatol. 2016 Mar; 152(3):323-7.
  12. Shain AH, Yeh I, Kovalyshyn I, Sriharan A, Talevich E, Gagnon A, Dummer R, North J, Pincus L, Ruben B, Rickaby W, D'Arrigo C, Robson A, Bastian BC. The Genetic Evolution of Melanoma from Precursor Lesions. N Engl J Med. 2015 Nov 12; 373(20):1926-36.
  13. Ai WZ, Keegan TH, Press DJ, Yang J, Pincus LB, Kim YH, Chang ET. Outcomes after diagnosis of mycosis fungoides and SÚzary syndrome before 30 years of age: a population-based study. JAMA Dermatol. 2014 Jul; 150(7):709-15.
  14. Pincus LB. Mycosis Fungoides. Surg Pathol Clin. 2014 Jun; 7(2):143-67.
  15. Naujokas A, Charli-Joseph Y, Ruben BS, Yeh I, LeBoit PE, McCalmont TH, Pincus LB. SOX-10 expression in cutaneous myoepitheliomas and mixed tumors. J Cutan Pathol. 2014 Apr; 41(4):353-63.
  16. Salva KA, Haemel AK, Pincus LB, Liu J, Sundram U, Guitart J, Longley BJ, Wood GS. Expression of CD31/PECAM-1 (platelet endothelial cell adhesion molecule 1) by blastic plasmacytoid dendritic cell neoplasms. JAMA Dermatol. 2014 Jan; 150(1):73-6.
  17. Kanada KN, Schwartz BS, Pincus LB, Berger TG, Jacobs RA, Shinkai K. A therapeutic trial of antituberculous therapy for suspected lupus vulgaris: How long does it take to see clinical improvement? J Am Acad Dermatol. 2013 Nov; 69(5):e252-4.
  18. Charli-Joseph Y, Chong K, Ai WZ, Leboit PE, Pincus LB. Paraneoplastic acanthosis nigricans paralleling disease course in a patient with mycosis fungoides. Eur J Dermatol. 2013 Nov-Dec; 23(6):907-8.
  19. Berliner JG, Haemel A, LeBoit PE, Pincus LB. The sarcoidal variant of annular elastolytic granuloma. J Cutan Pathol. 2013 Nov; 40(11):918-20.
  20. Belani H, Gensler L, Bajpai U, Meinhardt E, Graf J, Pincus L, Leslie KS. Neutrophilic urticaria with systemic inflammation: a case series. JAMA Dermatol. 2013 Apr; 149(4):453-8.

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