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Dr. Gaurav Khanna





MBBS, MD Pathology, PDCC-Hepatopathology

Dr. Gaurav khanna is a renowned histopathologist with keen interest in the field of Oncopathology, Neuropathology and Hepatopathology. He is an alumnus of one of the oldest Medical college of the country “Goverment Medical college, Amritsar”. He has been trained in the Country’s most prestigious institute, All India Institute of Medical Sciences where he served the department of Histopathology as a Senior Resident and worked with his mentors who are stalwarts in their fields and is following their foot steps. He feels proud to be the student of Dr. M.C Sharma and Dr. K.S Chahal. Following his senior residency at AIIMS New Delhi, he also completed his fellowship in hepatopathology from India’s only Liver Dedicated institute, “Institute of Liver and Biliary sciences”.

He served as consultant in Fortis Memorial Research Institute Gurugram, for three years, where he experienced the entire spectrum of Histopathology while working with well renowned surgeons and kept his enthusiasm in teaching alive by taking lectures at several platforms of National and International fame. He is known for his keen observation under the microscope and his dedication to work with all his strength in the service of patients. He has several publications and awards in national and International Journals. He believes and promotes the potential of India in advanced medical education in the field of Pathology owing to the vast population and spectrum of diseases.

  • MBBS (2005-2011)
  • MD Pathology (2011-2014)
  • PDCC-Hepatopathology (2018-2019)
  • Histopathology with special interest in Oncopathology, Neuropathology, Hepatopathology.
  • Best Oral paper at CME on Gynae oncopathology – Diagnosing & Treating Gynaecological cancers at Rajiv Gandhi cancer Institute 2022
  • Received Best Oral paper Award at 5th National conference Respicon India 2021(11th 712th December).
  • Best poster award-Epithelioid Glioblastoma-a series of seven cases of recently described entity, at 32nd annual conference of IAPM- Delhi chapter, 2017.
  • Invited as guest Faculty in EBUS hands on workshop endorsed by Indian Chest Society  Guest Faculty as speaker in CME “Updates in surgical Pathology-2019” at GMC Amritsar.
  • Delivered lecture as faculty in SRL Medtalk on “Approach to Liver Biopsy-2019”.
  • Delivered lecture as faculty in SRL Medtalk on “Role of IHC in 2021 updated classification of endometrioid carcinoma”
  • Delivered lecture on “Meningiomas” in International Talk on “Neuropathology updates Beyond 2016.
  1. Mixed Phenotypic Acute Leukemia (mixed myeloid/B-cell) with Myeloid Sarcoma of the Thyroid Gland: A Rare Entity with Rarer Asssociation. Gaurav Khanna, Nishikant Avinash Damle, Shipra Agarwal, Maitrayee Roy, Deepali Jain, Soumyaranjan Mallick, Shamim Ahmed, MadhaviTripathi, Ajay Gogia Indian J Nucl Med 2017; 32:46-9
  2. Intrahepatic biliary cystadenoma with ciliary metaplasia: Report of a rare morphological variant. Detected on FDG PET/CT. Gaurav Khanna, Pragya Sharma, K. S. Madhusudhan, Adarsh Barwad, Piyush Ranjan, Biplab Mishra, Prasenjit Das. Indian J Pathol Microbiol 2017; 60:253-5.
  3. Immunohistochemical and molecular genetic study on epithelioid glioblastoma: Series of seven cases with review of literature. Gaurav Khanna, Pankaj Pathak, Vaishali Suri, Mehar Chand Sharma, Sujata Chaturvedi, Arvind Ahuja, M. Bhardwaj, Ajay Garg, Chitra Sarkar, Rajeev Sharma Pathol Res Pract. 2018 May;214(5):679-685. doi: 10.1016/j.prp.2018.03.019. Epub 2018 Mar 22.
  4. Mucosal Schwann cell hamartoma of gall bladder : A novel observation. Gaurav Khanna, Shouriyo Ghosh, Adarsh Barwad,Rajni Yadav, Prasenjit Das. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.pathol.2017.11.095.
  5. A rare case of Isolated Intraventricular Primary CNS lymphoma in an 85 years old man. Gaurav Khanna, Sunita Ahlawat, Neeraj Garg, Rakesh Gupta,Rana Patir.Asian Journal of Neurosciences.
  6. Pancreatic heterotropia in wall of extra-hepatic choledochal cysts: A retrospective analysis of thirteen of such cases from north India. Pathol Res Pract. 2017 Sep;213(9):1109-1111. doi: 10.1016/j.prp.2017.07.018. Epub 2017 Jul 25.
  7. Spectrum of hepatobiliary cystic lesions: A 7‑year experience at a tertiary care referral center in North India and review of literature. Indian J Pathol Microbiol. 2017 Oct-Dec;60(4):487- 500. doi: 10.4103/IJPM.IJPM_691_16.
  8. Paediatric diffuse leptomeningeal tumor with glial and neuronal differentiation harbouring chromosome 1p/19q co-deletion and H3.3 K27M mutation: unusual molecular profile and its therapeutic implications. Brain Tumor Pathology https://doi.org/10.1007/s10014-018-0325-0
  9. Cytomorphology of hepatoblastoma with histological correlation and role of SALL 4 immunocytochemistry in its diagnosis, subtyping and prognostication. Cancer Cytopathology Dec 2019, DOI: 10.1002/cncy.22231.
  10. Quantitative histology-based classification system for assessment of the intestinal mucosal histological changes in patients with celiac disease. Intest Res. 2019;17(3):387–397. doi:10.5217/ir.2018.00167.
  11. Secretory carcinoma of salivary gland origin: A recently established masquerade. Indian J Cancer. Apr-Jun 2021;58(2):278-284.
  12. FDG-PET/CT in bilateral breast metastasis from ovarian carcinoma. Clinical Nuclear Medicine.February2022:47(2):194-196.
  13. Uterine Tumour Resembling Ovarian Sex Cord Tumour Coexisting with Osseous Metaplasia of Leiomyoma: A Rare Entity—Case Report and Literature Review. Sonwani, T., Bora, R.R., Khanna, G. et al. Indian J Gynecol Oncolog 20, 15 (2022). https://doi.org/10.1007/s40944- 021-00594-w
  14. 18F-Labeled WBC PET/CT Scan in a Case of Recurrent Glioblastoma Multiforme, Presented as Pyrexia of Unknown Origin. Das SS, Malik D, Khanna G, Sen IB, Patir R. Clin Nucl Med. 2022 Apr 5. doi: 10.1097/RLU.0000000000004176. Epub ahead of print. PMID: 35384872.
  15. Role of Intratumoral vasculature imaging features on susceptibility weighted imaging in differentiating primary central nervous system lymphoma from glioblastoma : a multiparametric comparison with pathologic validation. Bhattacharjee R, Gupta M, Singh T, Sharma S, Khanna G, Parvaze SP, Patir R, Vaishya S, Ahlawat S, Singh A, Gupta RK. Neuroradiology. 2022 Sep;64(9):1801-1818. doi: 10.1007/s00234-022-02946-5. Epub 2022 Apr 18. PMID: 35435463.