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Barbara A. Centeno, MD

Vice Chair, Department of Anatomic Pathology

Specialty: Pathology
Program: Anatomic Pathology

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Overview

Dr. Centeno's clinical interests are in cytopathology and gastrointestinal pathology. Her main areas of expertise are in the cytopathological and histopathological diagnosis of pancreatic and hepatic neoplasms or neoplastic like processes.

Education & Training

Board Certification:

  • Cytopathology
  • Anatomic Pathology

Fellowship:

  • Massachusetts General Hospital, Boston, MA - Cytopathology

Residency:

  • Massachusetts General Hospital, Boston, MA - Anatomic Pathology

Medical School:

  • Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, Baltimore, Maryland - MD
Participating Trials

CLINICAL TRIAL 14882
Protocol for High-Risk Assessment, Screening, and Early Detection of Pancreatic Cancer at Moffitt Cancer Center
Condition: Gastrointestinal Tumor
Intervention:
Open

CLINICAL TRIAL 18062
Impact of Ancillary Techniques in the Pre-Surgical Diagnosis of Thyroid Nodules.
Condition: Head & Neck
Intervention:
Open

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Publications

  • Husain K, Centeno BA, Coppola D, Trevino J, Sebti SM, Malafa MP. δ-Tocotrienol, a natural form of vitamin E, inhibits pancreatic cancer stem-like cells and prevents pancreatic cancer metastasis. Oncotarget. 2017 May;8(19):31554-31567. Pubmedid: 28404939. Pmcid: PMC5458229.
  • Mellon EA, Jin WH, Frakes JM, Centeno BA, Strom TJ, Springett GM, Malafa MP, Shridhar R, Hodul PJ, Hoffe SE. Predictors and survival for pathologic tumor response grade in borderline resectable and locally advanced pancreatic cancer treated with induction chemotherapy and neoadjuvant stereotactic body radiotherapy. Acta Oncol. 2017 Mar;56(3):391-397. Pubmedid: 27885876.
  • Valderrabano P, Khazai L, Leon ME, Thompson ZJ, Ma Z, Chung CH, Hallanger-Johnson JE, Otto KJ, Rogers KD, Centeno B, McIver B. Evaluation of ThyroSeq v2 performance in thyroid nodules with indeterminate cytology. Endocr Relat Cancer. 2017 Mar;24(3):127-136. Pubmedid: 28104680.
  • Dettloff J, Seethala RR, Stevens TM, Brandwein-Gensler M, Centeno BA, Otto K, Bridge JA, Bishop JA, Leon ME. Mammary Analog Secretory Carcinoma (MASC) Involving the Thyroid Gland: A Report of the First 3 Cases. Head Neck Pathol. 2017 Jun;11(2):124-130. Pubmedid: 27400918. Pmcid: PMC5429265.
  • Dettloff J, Seethala RR, Stevens TM, Brandwein-Gensler M, Centeno BA, Otto K, Bridge JA, Bishop JA, Leon ME. Regarding Bocklage et al. "Regarding Dettloff et al. Mammary Analog Secretory Carcinoma (MASC) Involving the Thyroid Gland: A Report of First 3 Cases". Head Neck Pathol. 2017 Jun;11(2):266-267. Pubmedid: 27644952. Pmcid: PMC5429279.
  • John S, Antonia SJ, Rose TA, Seifert RP, Centeno BA, Wagner AS, Creelan BC. Progressive hypoventilation due to mixed CD8(+) and CD4(+) lymphocytic polymyositis following tremelimumab - durvalumab treatment. J Immunother Cancer. 2017 Jul;5(1):54. Pubmedid: 28716137. Pmcid: PMC5514517.
  • Blackham AU, Doepker MP, Centeno BA, Springett G, Pimiento JM, Malafa M, Hodul PJ. Patterns of recurrence and long-term outcomes in patients who underwent pancreatectomy for intraductal papillary mucinous neoplasms with high grade dysplasia: implications for surveillance and future management guidelines. HPB (Oxford). 2017 Jul;19(7):603-610. Pubmedid: 28495434.
  • Valderrabano P, Khazai L, Thompson ZJ, Leon ME, Otto KJ, Hallanger-Johnson JE, Wadsworth JT, Wenig BM, Chung CH, Centeno BA, McIver B. Cancer risk stratification of indeterminate thyroid nodules: A cytological approach. Thyroid. 2017 Aug. Pubmedid: 28806881.
  • Valderrabano P, Montilla Soler J, Mifsud MJ, Leon ME, Centeno BA, Khazai L, Padhya T, McCaffrey TV, Russell JS, McIver B, Otto KJ. Hypermetabolism on (18)F-Fluorodeoxyglucose Positron Emission Tomography Scan Does Not Influence the Interpretation of Thyroid Cytopathology, and Nodules with a SUVmax <2.5 Are Not at Increased Risk for Malignancy. Thyroid. 2016 Sep;26(9):1300-1307. Pubmedid: 27324615.
  • Mellon EA, Hoffe SE, Frakes JM, Strom T, Springett GM, Shridhar R, Centeno BA, Malafa MP, Chuong MD, Hodul PJ. Predictors and Survival for Pathologic Tumor Response Grade in Borderline Resectable and Locally Advanced Pancreatic Cancer Treated With Induction Chemotherapy and Neoadjuvant Stereotactic Body Radiation Therapy. Int J Radiat Oncol Biol Phys. 2016 Oct;96(2S):E165. Pubmedid: 27673949.
  • Hall M, Liu H, Malafa M, Centeno B, Hodul PJ, Pimiento J, Pilon-Thomas S, Sarnaik AA. Expansion of tumor-infiltrating lymphocytes (TIL) from human pancreatic tumors. J Immunother Cancer. 2016 Oct;4:61. Pubmedid: 27777771. Pmcid: PMC5067894.
  • Jin W, Mellon EA, Hoffe SE, Frakes JM, Springett GM, Centeno BA, Kim R, Mahipal A, Pimiento JM, Malafa MP, Latifi K. Does Metabolic Tumor Volume Predict Tumor Regression Grade After Neoadjuvant Therapy for Borderline Resectable Pancreatic Cancer?. Int J Radiat Oncol Biol Phys. 2016 Oct;96(2S):E195. Pubmedid: 27674030.
  • Valderrabano P, Leon ME, Centeno BA, Otto KJ, Khazai L, McCaffrey JC, Russell JS, McIver B. Institutional prevalence of malignancy of indeterminate thyroid cytology is necessary but insufficient to accurately interpret molecular marker tests. Eur J Endocrinol. 2016 May;174(5):621-629. Pubmedid: 26903551.
  • Roy J, Putt KS, Coppola D, Leon ME, Khalil FK, Centeno BA, Clark N, Stark VE, Morse DL, Low PS. Assessment of cholecystokinin 2 receptor (CCK2R) in neoplastic tissue. Oncotarget. 2016 Mar;7(12):14605-14615. Pubmedid: 26910279. Pmcid: PMC4924738.
  • Srikumar T, Markow M, Centeno B, Hoffe S, Tao J, Fernandez H, Strosberg J, Shibata D. Synchronous rectal adenocarcinoma and splenic marginal zone lymphoma. Curr Oncol. 2016 Feb;23(1):e70-e74. Pubmedid: 26966416. Pmcid: PMC4754072.
  • Permuth JB, Choi J, Balarunathan Y, Kim J, Chen DT, Chen L, Orcutt S, Doepker MP, Gage K, Zhang G, Latifi K, Hoffe S, Jiang K, Coppola D, Centeno BA, Magliocco A, Li Q, Trevino J, Merchant N, Gillies R, Malafa M, On Behalf Of The Florida Pancreas Collaborative . Combining radiomic features with a miRNA classifier may improve prediction of malignant pathology for pancreatic intraductal papillary mucinous neoplasms. Oncotarget. 2016 Dec;7(52):85785-85797. Pubmedid: 27589689. Pmcid: PMC5349874.
  • Doepker MP, Thompson ZJ, Centeno BA, Kim RD, Wong J, Hodul PJ. Clinicopathologic and survival analysis of resected ampullary adenocarcinoma. J Surg Oncol. 2016 Aug;114(2):170-175. Pubmedid: 27158031.
  • Jiang K, Tan E, Sayegh Z, Centeno B, Malafa M, Coppola D. Cancer Antigen 125 (CA125, MUC16) Protein Expression in the Diagnosis and Progression of Pancreatic Ductal Adenocarcinoma. Appl Immunohistochem Mol Morphol. 2016 Apr. Pubmedid: 27093451.
  • Permuth-Wey J, Chen DT, Fulp WJ, Yoder SJ, Zhang Y, Georgeades C, Husain K, Centeno BA, Magliocco AM, Coppola D, Malafa M. Plasma MicroRNAs as Novel Biomarkers for Patients with Intraductal Papillary Mucinous Neoplasms of the Pancreas. Cancer Prev Res (Phila). 2015 Sep;8(9):826-834. Pubmedid: 26314797. Pmcid: PMC4560649.
  • Permuth-Wey J, Chen YA, Fisher K, McCarthy S, Qu X, Lloyd MC, Kasprzak A, Fournier M, Williams VL, Ghia KM, Yoder SJ, Hall L, Georgeades C, Olaoye F, Husain K, Springett GM, Chen DT, Yeatman T, Centeno BA, Klapman J, Coppola D, Malafa M. A genome-wide investigation of microRNA expression identifies biologically-meaningful microRNAs that distinguish between high-risk and low-risk intraductal papillary mucinous neoplasms of the pancreas. PLoS One. 2015 Jan;10(1):e0116869. Pubmedid: 25607660. Pmcid: PMC4301643.
  • Pimiento JM, Chen DT, Centeno BA, Davis-Yadley AH, Husain K, Fulp WJ, Wang C, Zhang A, Malafa MP. Annexin A8 Is a Prognostic Marker and Potential Therapeutic Target for Pancreatic Cancer. Pancreas. 2015 Jan;44(1):122-127. Pubmedid: 25268673. Pmcid: PMC4262713.
  • Baksh K, Prithviraj G, Kim Y, Hoffe S, Shridhar R, Coppola D, Centeno B, Pimiento J, Meredith K, Almhanna K. Correlation Between Standardized Uptake Value in Preneoadjuvant and Postneoadjuvant Chemoradiotherapy and Tumor Regression Grade in Patients With Locally Advanced Esophageal Cancer. Am J Clin Oncol. 2015 Dec. Pubmedid: 26703814.
  • Springett GM, Husain K, Neuger A, Centeno B, Chen DT, Hutchinson TZ, Lush RM, Sebti S, Malafa MP. A Phase I Safety, Pharmacokinetic, and Pharmacodynamic Presurgical Trial of Vitamin E δ-tocotrienol in Patients with Pancreatic Ductal Neoplasia. EBioMedicine. 2015 Dec;2(12):1987-1995. Pubmedid: 26844278. Pmcid: PMC4703733.
  • Chen DT, Davis-Yadley AH, Huang PY, Husain K, Centeno BA, Permuth-Wey J, Pimiento JM, Malafa M. Prognostic Fifteen-Gene Signature for Early Stage Pancreatic Ductal Adenocarcinoma. PLoS One. 2015 Aug;10(8):e0133562. Pubmedid: 26247463. Pmcid: PMC4527782.
  • Wang C, Husain K, Zhang A, Centeno BA, Chen DT, Tong Z, Sebti SM, Malafa MP. EGR-1/Bax pathway plays a role in vitamin E δ-tocotrienol-induced apoptosis in pancreatic cancer cells. J Nutr Biochem. 2015 Aug;26(8):797-807. Pubmedid: 25997867. Pmcid: PMC4576995.
  • Morse B, Centeno B, Vignesh S. Autoimmune pancreatitis: updated concepts of a challenging diagnosis. Am J Med. 2014 Oct;127(10):1010.e1-1010.e9. Pubmedid: 24835039.
  • Brand RE, Adai AT, Centeno BA, Lee LS, Rateb G, Vignesh S, Menard C, Wiechowska-Kozlowska A, Boldys H, Hartleb M, Sanders MK, Munding JB, Tannapfel A, Hahn SA, Stefańczyk L, Tsongalis GJ, Whitcomb DC, Conwell DL, Morisset JA, Gardner TB, Gordon SR, Suriawinata AA, Lloyd MB, Wylie D, Labourier E, Andruss BF, Szafranska-Schwarzbach AE. A MicroRNA-Based Test Improves Endoscopic Ultrasound-Guided Cytologic Diagnosis of Pancreatic Cancer. Clin Gastroenterol H. 2014 Oct;12(10):1717-1723. Pubmedid: 24662333.
  • Wong J, Fulp WJ, Strosberg JR, Kvols LK, Centeno BA, Hodul PJ. Predictors of lymph node metastases and impact on survival in resected pancreatic neuroendocrine tumors: a single-center experience. Am J Surg. 2014 Nov;208(5):775-780. Pubmedid: 24997491.
  • Pitman MB, Centeno BA, Ali SZ, Genevay M, Stelow E, Mino-Kenudson M, Castillo CF, Schmidt CM, Brugge WR, Layfield LJ. Standardized terminology and nomenclature for pancreatobiliary cytology: The Papanicolaou Society of Cytopathology Guidelines. Cytojournal. 2014 Jun;11(Suppl 1):3. Pubmedid: 25191517. Pmcid: PMC4153338.
  • Pitman MB, Centeno BA, Daglilar ES, Brugge WR, Mino-Kenudson M. Cytological criteria of high-grade epithelial atypia in the cyst fluid of pancreatic intraductal papillary mucinous neoplasms. Cancer Cytopathol. 2014 Jan;122(1):40-47. Pubmedid: 23939829.
  • Saranga-Perry V, Morse B, Centeno B, Kvols L, Strosberg J. Treatment of metastatic neuroendocrine tumors of the thymus with capecitabine and temozolomide: a case series. Neuroendocrinology. 2014 Feb;97(4):318-321. Pubmedid: 23296364.
  • Pitman MB, Centeno BA, Ali SZ, Genevay M, Stelow E, Mino-Kenudson M, Fernandez-Del Castillo C, Max Schmidt C, Brugge W, Layfield L. Standardized terminology and nomenclature for pancreatobiliary cytology: The Papanicolaou Society of Cytopathology guidelines. Diagn Cytopathol. 2014 Apr;42(4):338-350. Pubmedid: 24554455.
  • House JC, Henderson-Jackson EB, Johnson JO, Lloyd MC, Dhillon J, Ahmad N, Hakam A, Khalbuss WE, Leon ME, Chhieng D, Zhang X, Centeno BA, Bui MM. Diagnostic digital cytopathology: Are we ready yet?. J Pathol Inform. 2013 Oct;4:28. Pubmedid: 24392242. Pmcid: PMC3869956.
  • Husain K, Centeno BA, Chen DT, Hingorani S, Sebti SM, Malafa MP. Vitamin E δ-tocotrienol prolongs survival in the LSL-KrasG12D/+;LSL-Trp53R172H/+;Pdx-1-Cre (KPC) transgenic mouse model of pancreatic cancer. Cancer Prev Res (Phila). 2013 Oct;6(10):1074-1083. Pubmedid: 23963802. Pmcid: PMC4165552.
  • Wong J, Weber J, A Centeno B, Vignesh S, Harris CL, Klapman JB, Hodul P. High-grade dysplasia and adenocarcinoma are frequent in side-branch intraductal papillary mucinous neoplasm measuring less than 3 cm on endoscopic ultrasound. J Gastrointest Surg. 2013 Jan;17(1):78-84. Pubmedid: 22948841.
  • Pitman MB, Centeno BA, Genevay M, Fonseca R, Mino-Kenudson M. Grading epithelial atypia in endoscopic ultrasound-guided fine-needle aspiration of intraductal papillary mucinous neoplasms: an international interobserver concordance study. Cancer Cytopathol. 2013 Dec;121(12):729-736. Pubmedid: 23881863.
  • Trevino JG, Verma M, Singh S, Pillai S, Zhang D, Pernazza D, Sebti SM, Lawrence NJ, Centeno BA, Chellappan SP. Selective disruption of rb-raf-1 kinase interaction inhibits pancreatic adenocarcinoma growth irrespective of gemcitabine sensitivity. Mol Cancer Ther. 2013 Dec;12(12):2722-2734. Pubmedid: 24107447. Pmcid: PMC3858536.
  • Husain K, Centeno BA, Chen DT, Fulp WJ, Perez M, Zhang Lee G, Luetteke N, Hingorani SR, Sebti SM, Malafa MP. Prolonged survival and delayed progression of pancreatic intraepithelial neoplasia in LSL-KrasG12D/+;Pdx-1-Cre mice by vitamin E δ-tocotrienol. Carcinogenesis. 2013 Apr;34(4):858-863. Pubmedid: 23302291. Pmcid: PMC3616675.
  • Mathew BM, Daas AY, Centeno BA, Hoffe S, Valone T, Patel M, Springett GM. Lessons learned from a complete remission of advanced metastatic pancreatic ductal adenocarcinoma. Clin Adv Hematol Oncol. 2012 May;10(5):340-343. Pubmedid: 22706548.
  • Kucera S, Centeno BA, Springett G, Malafa MP, Chen YA, Weber J, Klapman J. Cyst Fluid Carcinoembryonic Antigen Level Is not Predictive of Invasive Cancer in Patients with Intraductal Papillary Mucinous Neoplasm of the Pancreas. JOP. 2012 Jul;13(4):409-413. Pubmedid: 22797397.
  • Trevino JG, Pillai S, Kunigal S, Singh S, Fulp WJ, Centeno BA, Chellappan SP. Nicotine induces inhibitor of differentiation-1 in a Src-dependent pathway promoting metastasis and chemoresistance in pancreatic adenocarcinoma. Neoplasia. 2012 Dec;14(12):1102-1114. Pubmedid: 23308043. Pmcid: PMC3540937.
  • Helm J, Coppola D, Ganapathy V, Lloyd M, Centeno BA, Chen DT, Malafa MP, Park JY. SLC5A8 nuclear translocation and loss of expression are associated with poor outcome in pancreatic ductal adenocarcinoma. Pancreas. 2012 Aug;41(6):904-909. Pubmedid: 22450368. Pmcid: PMC4593304.
  • Patel M, Hoffe S, Malafa M, Hodul P, Klapman J, Centeno B, Kim J, Helm J, Valone T, Springett G. Neoadjuvant GTX chemotherapy and IMRT-based chemoradiation for borderline resectable pancreatic cancer. J Surg Oncol. 2011 Aug;104(2):155-161. Pubmedid: 21520097. Pmcid: PMC3347705.
  • Centeno BA, Bloom G, Chen DT, Chen Z, Gruidl M, Nasir A, Yeatman TY. Hybrid model integrating immunohistochemistry and expression profiling for the classification of carcinomas of unknown primary site. J Mol Diagn. 2010 Jul;12(4):476-486. Pubmedid: 20558571. Pmcid: PMC2893632.
  • Helm J, Centeno BA, Coppola D, Melis M, Lloyd M, Park JY, Chen DT, Malafa MP. Histologic characteristics enhance predictive value of American Joint Committee on Cancer staging in resectable pancreas cancer. Cancer. 2009 Sep;115(18):4080-4089. Pubmedid: 19626671.
  • Munster P, Marchion D, Bicaku E, Lacevic M, Kim J, Centeno B, Daud A, Neuger A, Minton S, Sullivan D. Clinical and biological effects of valproic acid as a histone deacetylase inhibitor on tumor and surrogate tissues: phase I/II trial of valproic acid and epirubicin/FEC. Clin Cancer Res. 2009 Apr;15(7):2488-2496. Pubmedid: 19318486.
  • Helm J, Centeno B, Coppola D, Druta M, Park J, Chen D, Hodul P, Kvols LK, Yeatman T, Carey L, Karl R, Malafa M. Outcomes following resection of pancreatic adenocarcinoma: 20-year experience at a single institution. Cancer Control. 2008 Oct;15(4):288-294. Pubmedid: 18813196.
  • Nair R, Barthel J, Centeno B, Choi J, Klapman J, Malafa M. Interdisciplinary management of an intraductal papillary mucinous neoplasm of the pancreas. Cancer Control. 2008 Oct;15(4):322-333. Pubmedid: 18813200.
  • Park J, Helm J, Zheng W, Ly Q, Hodul P, Centeno B, Malafa M. Silencing of the candidate tumor suppressor gene solute carrier family 5 member 8 (SLC5A8) in human pancreatic cancer. Pancreas. 2008 May;36(4):e32-e39. Pubmedid: 18437076.
  • Ma C, Rong Y, Radiloff DR, Datto MB, Centeno B, Bao S, Cheng AW, Lin F, Jiang S, Yeatman TJ, Wang XF. Extracellular matrix protein betaig-h3/TGFBI promotes metastasis of colon cancer by enhancing cell extravasation. Gene Dev. 2008 Feb;22(3):308-321. Pubmedid: 18245446. Pmcid: PMC2216691.
  • Cangiano J, Centeno BA, Garrett CR, Caceres W, de Jesus A, Lee JH, Pavia O, Jove R, Baez L, Sullivan DM, Muro-Cacho CA, Munoz-Antonia T. Signal transduction proteins in tumors from Puerto Rican and Caucasian gastric adenocarcinoma patients: expression differences with potential for specific targeted therapies. Digest Dis Sci. 2008 Aug;53(8):2090-2100. Pubmedid: 18224443. Pmcid: PMC4467019.
  • Hernandez J, Centeno B, Kelley S. Solid pseudopapillary tumors of the pancreas: case presentation and review of the literature. Am Surg. 2007 Mar;73(3):290-293. Pubmedid: 17375791.
  • Yendluri V, Centeno B, Springett G. Pancreatic cancer presenting as a Sister Mary Joseph's nodule: case report and update of the literature. Pancreas. 2007 Jan;34(1):161-164. Pubmedid: 17198200.
  • Yan P, Venkataramu C, Ibrahim A, Liu J, Shen R, Diaz N, Centeno B, Weber F, Leu Y, Shapiro C, Eng C, Yeatman T, Huang T. Mapping geographic zones of cancer risk with epigenetic biomarkers in normal breast tissue. Clin Cancer Res. 2006 Nov;12(22):6626-6636. Pubmedid: 17121881.
  • Centeno B. Pathology of liver metastases. Cancer Control. 2006 Jan;13(1):13-26. Pubmedid: 16508622.
  • Nasir A, Stridsberg M, Strosberg J, Su P, Livingston S, Malik H, Kelley ST, Centeno B, Coppola D, Malafa M, Yeatman T, Kvols L. Somatostatin receptor profiling in hepatic metastases from small intestinal and pancreatic neuroendocrine neoplasms: immunohistochemical approach with potential clinical utility. Cancer Control. 2006 Jan;13(1):52-60. Pubmedid: 16508627.
  • Diaz N, Vrcel V, Centeno B, Muro-Cacho C. Modes of benign mechanical transport of breast epithelial cells to axillary lymph nodes. Adv Anat Pathol. 2005 Jan;12(1):7-9. Pubmedid: 15614159.
  • Cox C, Centeno B, Dickson D, Clark J, Nicosia S, Dupont E, Greenberg H, Stowell N, White L, Patel J, Furman B, Cantor A, Hakam A, Ahmad N, Diaz N, King J. Accuracy of intraoperative imprint cytology for sentinel lymph node evaluation in the treatment of breast carcinoma. Cancer. 2005 Feb;105(1):13-20. Pubmedid: 15605359.
  • Centeno B, Enkemann S, Coppola D, Huntsman S, Bloom G, Yeatman T. Classification of human tumors using gene expression profiles obtained after microarray analysis of fine-needle aspiration biopsy samples. Cancer. 2005 Apr;105(2):101-109. Pubmedid: 15643601.
  • Daud A, Valkov N, Centeno B, Derderian J, Sullivan P, Munster P, Urbas P, Deconti R, Berghorn E, Liu Z, Hausheer F, Sullivan D. Phase II trial of karenitecin in patients with malignant melanoma: clinical and translational study. Clin Cancer Res. 2005 Apr;11(8):3009-3016. Pubmedid: 15837755.
  • Weinberg ES, Dickson D, White L, Ahmad N, Patel J, Hakam A, Nicosia S, Dupont E, Furman B, Centeno B, Cox C. Cytokeratin staining for intraoperative evaluation of sentinel lymph nodes in patients with invasive lobular carcinoma. Am J Surg. 2004 Oct;188(4):419-422. Pubmedid: 15474439.
  • Pirog E, Erroll M, Harigopal M, Centeno B. Comparison of human papillomavirus DNA prevalence in atypical squamous cells of undetermined significance subcategories as defined by the original Bethesda 1991 and the new Bethesda 2001 Systems. Arch Pathol Lab Med. 2004 May;128(5):527-532. Pubmedid: 15086283.
  • Bardales RH, Centeno B, Mallery JS, Lai R, Pochapin M, Guiter G, Stanley MW. Endoscopic ultrasound-guided fine-needle aspiration cytology diagnosis of solid-pseudopapillary tumor of the pancreas: a rare neoplasm of elusive origin but characteristic cytomorphologic features. Am J Clin Pathol. 2004 May;121(5):654-662. Pubmedid: 15151205.
  • Brugge W, Lewandrowski K, Lee-Lewandrowski E, Centeno B, Szydlo T, ReganS, del Castillo C, Warshaw A. Diagnosis of pancreatic cystic neoplasms: a report of the cooperative pancreatic cyst study. Gastroenterology. 2004 May;126(5):1330-1336. Pubmedid: 15131794.
  • Diaz N, Cox C, Ebert M, Clark J, Vrcel V, Stowell N, Sharma A, Jakub J, Cantor A, Centeno B, Dupont E, Muro-Cacho C, Nicosia S. Benign Mechanical Transport of Breast Epithelial Cells to Sentinel Lymph Nodes. Am J Surg Pathol. 2004;28(12):1641-1645. Pubmedid: 15577685.
  • Weinberg E, Cox C, Dupont E, White L, Ebert M, Greenberg H, Diaz N, Vercel V, Centeno B, Cantor A, Nicosia S. Local recurrence in lumpectomy patients after imprint cytology margin evaluation. Am J Surg. 2004;188(4):349-354. Pubmedid: 15474425.
  • Nadler EP, Novikov A, Landzberg BR, Pochapin MB, Centeno B, Fahey TJ, Spigland N. The use of endoscopic ultrasound in the diagnosis of solid pseudopapillary tumors of the pancreas in children. J Pediatr Surg. 2002 Sep;37(9):1370-1373. Pubmedid: 12194139.
  • Mallery JS, Centeno BA, Hahn PF, Chang Y, Warshaw AL, Brugge WR. Pancreatic tissue sampling guided by EUS, CT/US, and surgery: a comparison of sensitivity and specificity. Gastrointest Endosc. 2002 Aug;56(2):218-224. Pubmedid: 12145600.
  • Rocha C, Centeno B. Update on pancreatic cancer. Curr Opin Oncol. 2002;14(4):424-430. Pubmedid: 12130928.
  • Centeno B. Role of cytology in the diagnosis of cystic and intradcutal papillary mucinous neoplasms. Gastrointest Endosc Clin N Am. 2002;12(4):697-708. Pubmedid: 12607780.
  • Z'graggen K, Centeno BA, Fernandez-del Castillo C, Jimenez RE, Werner J, Warshaw AL. Biological implications of tumor cells in blood and bone marrow of pancreatic cancer patients. Surgery. 2001 May;129(5):537-546. Pubmedid: 11331445.
  • Brandwein SL, Farrell JJ, Centeno BA, Brugge WR. Detection and tumor staging of malignancy in cystic, intraductal, and solid tumors of the pancreas by EUS. Gastrointest Endosc. 2001 Jun;53(7):722-727. Pubmedid: 11375578.
  • Centeno BA, Stockwell JW, Lewandrowski KB. Cyst fluid cytology and chemical features in a case of lymphoepithelial cyst of the pancreas: A rare and difficult preoperative diagnosis. Diagn Cytopathol. 1999 Nov;21(5):328-330. Pubmedid: 10527479.