Trainee Symposium Platform Presentations

Trainee Platform Presentations:


Thymic Tumours- A retrospective review of a Rare Entity in the West of Ireland

Duaa Abu-Sinn, Charles E Connolly. Division of Anatomic Pathology, Departmetn of Histopathology, Galway University Hospital


Extramedullary haematopoiesis: a potential pitfall in lymph node staging of carcinoma

E Caffrey, C Brodie

Department of Histopathology, University Hospital Galway


Oral Mucosal Neuroma: a characteristic feature of Multiple Endocrine Neoplasia Type 2B

Sampada Gupta, Mary Toner, Michael Mc Dermott, Maureen O Sullivan, William Bourke, Leo Stassen.

Departments of Histopathology, Dublin Dental University Hospital, St. James Hospital and Our Lady’s Hospital.


Adequacy and Accuracy of Salivary Gland Fine Needle Aspiration Cytology

Mutaz Mohammed Nur, Maurice Murphy

Waterford Regional Hospital


NPM-1 Mutated AML on Bone Marrow Biopsy Trephine Biopsy:  Challenge of Diagnosis

H. McCarthy, C. Brodie

Department of Histopathology, Galway University Hospital


Human papillomavirus-related carcinoma with adenoid cystic-like features: Case report.

M Cotter1, E O’Regan1, B Loftus2.

1Department of Histopathology, St James’s Hospital, Dublin 8.

2Department of Histopathology, The Adelaide and Meath Hospital incorporating the National Children’s Hospital, Dublin 24.


Chronic lymphocytic leukaemia with Hodgkin transformation-a small prospective case series and literature review.

Brianán McGovern, Michael Jeffers, Richard Flavin.

St. James’s Hospital, Dublin.


Congenital Abnormal Myelopoeisis/ Leukaemia in Identical Twins

Aoife McCarthy, Professor Andrew Green, Emma Doyle

Department of Histopathology, Rotunda Hospital, Parnell Square, Dublin 1


Trans- cervical resection of ectopic mediastinal parathyroid adenoma.

Mayooran Nithiananthan (1), KaimKhani T, S Curran(2), M Casey(2), D Quill (1)

1. department of Surgery, 2.Department of Histopathology , Galway University Hospital.



Ameloblastoma and Odontogenic Keratocyst Arising in Association with Basal Cell Naevus Syndrome

C Ryan1, 1SN Kalimuthu, D. Sleeman2, M Toner3, B Fitzgerald1,

1 Department of Histopathology, Cork University Hospital.

2 Cork University Dental School and Hospital.

3 Dublin Dental University Hospital.


Close to the bone…..

Dr Susanne B Schneider, University Hospital Galway, Professor Timothy O’Brien, UHG, Professor Michael O’Dwyer, UHG, Professor Charles E Connolly, Galway Clinic


If the Cap doesn’t fit – what next to do ?

Danielle Costigan1, Richard Flavin 2, Deirdre Waldron 2, Fiona Quinn 2 and Michael Farrell 3. Departments of Pathology, St. Vincent’s 1, St.James’2 & Beaumont Hospitals3.