Dr. Archana Deshpande, M.B.B.S., M.D.

Professor and Head, Department of Pathology, ANIIMS Port Blair


1. Intraoperative diagnosis of intracranial space occupying lesions. Thesis 1986.
2. Squamous cell carcinoma in thyroglossal duct cyst. J Laryngol Otol, 1995;109:1001-1004
3. Significance of serum ferritin and lactate dehydrogenase in benign and malignant diseases of breast. Indian J Pathol Microbiol, 1997; 40:321-326.
4. Diagnostic dilemma in high intracanalar carcinoma of the cervix. Ind. J Cancer, 1998; 35:107-111.
5. Calcinosis cutis: Diagnosis by aspiration cytology- A case report. Diagn Cytopathol, 1999; 21:200-202.
6. Aspiration cytology of extramammary tumours metastatic to the breast. Diagn Cytopathol, 1999; 21:319-323.
7. Granular cell ameloblastoma. A report of two cases examined by fine needle aspiration cytology. Acta Cytol, 2000; 44:80-85
8. Pleural effusion as an initial manifestation of multiple myeloma. (Letter). Acta Cytol, 2000;44:103-104
9. Cytology of Sinus histiocytosis with massive lymphadenopathy. (Rosai- Dorfman disease). Diagn Cytopathol, 2000;22:181-185
10. A simple technique to improve recovery and morphology of cells exfoliated into fluids. Acta Cytol, 2000; 44:1035-1039
11. Rhinocerebral mucormycosis. Diagnosis by aspiration cytology. Diagn Cytopathol, 2000; 23:97-100
12. Piloleiomyoma. A report of five cases. Ind. J Pathol Microbiol, 2001:44; 69-71.
13. Primary cervical melanoma. Report of a case diagnosed by cervical scrape cytology and review of the literature. Diagn Cytopathol, 2001; 25:108-111
14. Cytological diagnosis of paucicellular variant of anaplastic carcinoma of thyroid. Cytopathology, 2001;12:203-208
15. Kimura’s disease: Diagnosis by aspiration cytology. Acta Cytol 2002;46:357-363
16. Diagnostic difficulties in spontaneous infarction of a fibroadenoma in an adolescent: case report. Diagn Cytopathol, 2002;26:26-28
17. Fine needle capillary sampling of eyelid masses. A study of 70 cases. Acta Cytol 2003;47:
18. Pneumatosis cystoides intestinalis: disease or sequel? A case report and review of theories regarding pathogenesis. Indian J Pathol Microbiol 2003;46:437-440
19. Triple approach method for screening of contralateral breast in treated cases of breast cancer. Ind J Pathol Microbiol 2003;46:385-389
20. Benign stromal fragments in metastatases of squamous cell carcinoma in cytology. Indian J Pathol Microbiol 2003;46:440-442
21. FNAC thyroid as an initial modality in the diagnosis of thyroid enlargement. Journal of Academy of Medical Sciences, 2004; 32:25-29.
22. Mammary hamartoma: report of two cases including one in a male breast and review of literature Indian J Pathol Microbiol 2004;47:511-515.
23. Glassy cell carcinoma of the cervix. Ind J Cancer 2004; 41: 92-95.
. Cytology of Papillary solid cystic neoplasm of the pancreas presenting as an extrapancreatic mass. Acta Cytol 2005; 49:81–86.
25. Diagnosis of Hurthle cell carcinoma using morphologic criteria. Journal of Cytology 2005; 22:78-81.
26. Renal oncocytoma with hyaline globules. Cytologic diagnosis by guided fine needle aspiration, a case report. Indian J Pathol Microbiol 2005; 48:230-235.
27. Anaplastic thyroid carcinoma. Report of 35 cases. Journal of Cytology 2005; 22:165-170.
28. Cytologic diagnosis of dyshormonogenetic goiter. Diagn. Cytopathol. 2005; 33:252-254.
29. Solitary tonsillar sarcoidosis. Case report. Indian J Pathol Microbiol. 2007; 25-27
30. GIST report of 3 cases and review of literature. Indian Journal of Cytology. 2008;
31. Primary cutaneous rhinosporidiosis diagnosed on FNAC. Diagnostic Cytopathology, 2009;37:2:125-127
32. Hepatic metastasis as an initial manifestation of salivary Adenoid cystic carcinoma. Diagnostic Cytopathology, 2009:37:45-47
33. Deshpande A, Warpe BM. Scar endometriosis-Diagnosis by fine needle aspiration cytology. Indian Obstetrics & Gynaecology 2013;3(3):33-5.

1. Life member, Academy of Medical Sciences, Nagpur
2. Life member, Indian Association of Pathologists and Microbiologists.
3. Member, International Association of Pathologists and Microbiologists- Indian Division.
4. Life member, Indian Association of Cytologists.
5. Life member, Vidarbha Association of Pathologists and Microbiologists.
6. National Geographic Society.
7. New York Academy of Sciences.

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