Publications



 Prof. Chandu de Silva

 

  • Ranasinghe W, Sibanda S, de Silva MVC, Persad R, Ranasinghe
    The Incidence of prostate cancer in Sri Lanka using the cancer registry data and  comparisons with incidence in South Asian men in England.
    British Journal of Urology International 2011 March 25 doi,10.111/j.1464-410x   2011.10165ex
  • Madarasingha NP, Sathgurunathan K, de Silva MVC
    A rare type of primary cutaneous amyloidosis : amyloidosis cutisdyschromica.
    International  Journal of Dermatology 2010; 49:1416-1418.
  • de Silva KRD, Silva R, de Silva C, Gunasekera WSL, Jayasekera RW.
    Comparison of the configuration of the posterior bifurcation of the posterior communicating artery between fetal and adult brains: A study of a Sri Lankan population.
    Annals of Indian Academy of Neurology 2010; 13: 198-201.
  • Samarage DK, de Silva MVC, Gunasekera TMR.
    Rare presentation of hypertrophic obstructive cardiomyopathy in a child.
    Sri Lanka Journal of Child Health.
  • de Silva MVC, Dodampahala SH, Warnakulasuriya SP, Karunadasa MSE .  
    TB peritonitis mimicking disseminated ovarian malignancy.
    Sri Lanka Journal of Obstetrics and Gynaecology 2008; 30: 72-73
  •  Sathesan B, Goonewardena SAS, Anuruddhika HWD, de Silva MVC.
    Ductal adenocarcinoma of prostate: A clinicopathological study.
    The Sri Lanka Journal of Urology 2008; 9: 20-25.
  • de Silva MV.
    Diagnosis of thyroid diseases-the role of the pathologist.
    Ceylon Medical Journal. 2007 Mar;52(1):4-6.
  •  de Silva MV, Senanayake H, Siriwardana KD.
    Meckel Gruber syndrome: occurrence in non-consanguineous marriages.
    Ceylon Medical Journal.2007 Mar;52(1):14-5.
  • Pathirana AA,  Fernando A, de Silva MVC.
    Three patients with granulomatous mastitis showing good response to oral  prednisolone.
    Ceylon Medical Journal  2007; 52: 14-15.
  •  Lokuhetty MD, Alahakoon VS, Kularatne BD, De Silva MV.
    Zeil Neelson and Wade-Fite stains to demonstrate medlar bodies of chromoblastomycosis.
    Journal of Cutaneous Pathology . 2007 Jan;34(1):71-2.
  • Kahawita IP, Fernando MS, Sirimanna GM, Fernando R, de Silva MV.
    Paraneoplastic pemphigus associated with inflammatory myofibroblastic tumour.
    International Journal of Dermatology. 2006 Nov;45(11):1394-6
  •  Wickramasinghe VP, de Silva MV, Lamabadusuriya SP.
    Herniation of a hamartomatous growth of the liver in an infant masquerading as a cardiac tumour.
    Ceylon Medical Journal.2006 Jun;51(2):67-8.
  •  Jayawickrama MM, Jayasekara HR, de Silva MV.
    Proliferating myositis and proliferating fasciitis: benign lesions often misdiagnosed as sarcomas.
    Ceylon Medical Journal.2005 Dec;50(4):169-70.
  •  Jayasena SN,Ariyasinghe JT,Gunawardena DM,Gunawardena SA,de Silva MV.
    Large-cell calcifying sertoli cell tumour of the testis detected at screening of a family with Carney syndrome.
    Urology International.2005;75(4):365-7.
  •  Perera NR, de Silva MV.
    Use and interpretation of phrases in histopathology reports: interdisciplinary meetings will help to reduce the confusion.
    Ceylon Medical Journal. 2005 Sep;50(3):138.
  •  Wijayawardena MA, Gunawardane HD, Sheriffdeen AH, de Silva MV.
    Medullary carcinoma of the thyroid gland associated with Hashimoto's thyroiditis.
    Ceylon Medical Journal. 2004 Sep;49(3):96.
  •  Goonewardena SA, De Silva WA, De Silva MV.
    Bladder cancer in Sri Lanka: experience from a tertiary referral center.
    International Journal of Urology. 2004 Nov;11(11):969-72.
  • de Silva MV, McMahon AD, Reid R.
    Prognostic factors associated with local recurrence, metastases, and tumor-related death in patients with synovial sarcoma.
    American Journal of Clinical Oncology. 2004 Apr;27(2):113-21.
  • Patil S, de Silva MV, Crossan J, Reid R.
    Chondrosarcoma of small bones of the hand.
    Journal of Hand Surgery [Br]. 2003 Dec;28(6):602-8.
  •  Patil S, de Silva MV, Crossan J, Reid R.
    Chondrosarcoma of the bones of the feet.
    Jounal of Foot Ankle Surgery. 2003 Sep-Oct;42(5):290-5.
  • Reid R, de Silva MV, Paterson L, Ryan E, Fisher C.
    Low-grade fibromyxoid sarcoma and hyalinizing spindle cell tumor with giant rosettes share a common t(7;16)(q34;p11) translocation.
    American Journal of Surgical Pathology. 2003 Sep;27(9):1229-36.
  • de Silva MV, McMahon AD, Paterson L, Reid R.
    Identification of poorly differentiated synovial sarcoma: a comparison of clinicopathological and cytogenetic features with those of typical synovial sarcoma.
    Histopathology. 2003 Sep;43(3):220-30.
  • de Silva MV, Reid R.
    Chondroblastoma: varied histologic appearance, potential diagnostic pitfalls, and clinicopathologic features associated with local recurrence.
    Ann Diagnostic Pathology. 2003 Aug;7(4):205-13.
  • de Silva MV, Reid R.
    Myositis ossificans and fibroosseous pseudotumor of digits: a clinicopathological review of 64 cases with emphasis on diagnostic pitfalls.
    International Journal of Surgical Pathology. 2003 Jul;11(3):187-95.
  • de Silva MV, Raby N, Reid R.
    Fibromyxoid areas and immature osteoid are associated with recurrence of primary aneurysmal bone cysts.
    Histopathology. 2003 Aug;43(2):180-8.
  •  Senanayake H, Anandakumar C, de Silva MV.
    Mid-trimester fracture of femur in a normal fetus.
    Journal of Obstetric Gynaecology Res. 2003 Jun;29(3):186-8.
  • Reid R, de Silva MV, Paterson L.
    Poorly differentiated extraskeletal myxoid chondrosarcoma with t(9;22)(q22;q11) translocation presenting initially as a solid variant devoid of myxoid areas.
    Internal Journal of Surgical Pathology. 2003 Apr;11(2):137-41.
  • de Silva MV, Niriella MA.
    Lymphoma, thyrotoxicosis and thymic hyperplasia.
    Ceylon Medical Journal.. 2002 Mar;47(1):40.
  •  de Silva MV, Gunaratne RD, Gunerwardena DM, Lamabadusuriya SP.
    Accuracy of cause of death in hospital death declaration forms.
    Ceylon Medical Journal. 2002 Mar;47(1):35-6.
  •  de Silva MV, Gooneratne DC, Gooneratne MD, Ediriweera H.
    Survival of an infant with amnion rupture sequence: a dilemma for clinicians.
    Ceylon Medical Journal.2002 Jun;47(2):63-4.
  • Senanayake HM, de Silva MV.
    Prenatal diagnosis of lethal congenital malformations in Sri Lanka.
    Ceylon Medical Journal. 2001 Dec;46(4):163.
  •  Ranganathan SS, Fernandopulle BM, de Silva MV, Fernandopulle M.
    Fulminant heptic failure in a child following paracetamol overdosing.
    Ceylon Medical Journal.2001 Jun;46(2):72-3.
  •  de Silva MV, Senanayake H, Siriwardana KD.
    Body stalk anomaly.
    Ceylon Medical Journal.2001 Jun;46(2):68.
  •  de Silva MV, Senanayake HM.
    Fibrosis of the liver in Meckel Gruber syndrome.
    Indian Pediatr. 2001 Nov;38(11):1325-7.
  •  de Silva MV, Fernando MS, Fernando D.
    Comparison of some clinical and histological features of colorectal carcinoma occurring in patients below and above 40 years.
    Ceylon Medical Journal.. 2000 Dec;45(4):166-8.
  •  Tilakaratna AD, Rodrigo T, de Silva MV.
    Extensive intraduct component in invasive duct carcinoma of the breast: prevalence and significance in a south Asian setting.
    Indian Journal of Cancer. 2000 Mar;37(1):1-3.
  •  Senanayake H, de Silva MV, Fernando MS, Jayasekera R.
    Female karyotype (XX) in patients with ambiguous genitalia does not guarantee the absence of intra-abdominal testes.
    Ceylon Medical Journal.2000 Jun;45(2):69-70.
  • Tilakaratna A, Prematilleke I, de Silva MV.
    Increase in information content in histopathology reports: a concealed workload for histopathologists.
    Malays Journal ofPathology. 2000 Jun;22(1):21-4.
  • de Silva MV, Fernando MS, Goonewardene SA.
    Prostatic carcinoma in Sri Lanka--is it more common than cancer registry statistics?
    Ceylon Medical Journal.1999 Dec;44(4):192.
  •  de Silva MV, Tilakaratna AD, Rodrigo T, Fernando MS.
    Breast cancer: do histopathology reports provide adequate information for patient care?
    Ceylon Medical Journal.1999 Sep;44(3):123-5.
  •  de Silva MV, Lakshman WD.
    Sirenomelia sequence (mermaid syndrome).
    Ceylon Medical Journal.1999 Mar;44(1):34-5.
  • Kurukulasuriya AP, de Silva MV.
    Pure red cell aplasia associated with a thymoma.
    Ceylon Medical Journal. 1999 Jun;44(2):94-5.
  •  de Silva MV, Fernando MS, Abeygunasekera AM, Serozsha Goonewardene SA.
    Prevalence of prostatic intraepithelial (PIN) in surgical resections.
    Indian Journal of Cancer. 1998 Dec;35(4):137-41.
  • Fernando MS, de Silva MV, Fernando D.
    Carcinoma of the large bowel in persons under 20 years of age.
    Ceylon Medical Journal.. 1998 Dec;43(4):242-3.
  • Lokuhetty D, de Silva MV, Mudduwa L.
    Solitary rectal ulcer syndrome (SRUS) masquerading as a carcinomatous stricture.
    Ceylon Medical Journal.1998 Dec;43(4):241-2.
  •  de Silva MV, Tilakaratna AD, Rodrigo T.
    A single pathological grading system for breast carcinoma should be adopted in Sri Lanka.
    Ceylon Medical Journal.1998 Dec;43(4):232-4.
  • Fernando MS, de Silva MV, Seneviratne HR, Fernando DJ.
    Histological autoimmune thyroiditis in a struma ovarii.
    Ceylon Medical Journal.1998 Sep;43(3):161-2.
  •  Seneviratne HR, de Silva GD, de Silva MV, Rudra T.
    Obstetric performance, perinatal outcome and risk of infection to the newborn in spontaneous and artificial rupture of membranes during labour.
    Ceylon Medical Journal.1998 Mar;43(1):11-5.
  •  de Silva MV, de Silva KR, Silva TR.
    Holoprosencephaly and cerebellar hypoplasia in a neonate with multiple congenital malformations.
    Ceylon Medical Journal.1997 Jun;42(2):108-9.
  • de Silva MV, Fernando MS, Amaratunge K, Hennayake S.
    Vaginal bleeding in infants caused by endodermal sinus tumours.
    Ceylon Medical Journal.1997 Dec;42(4):193-4.
  •  de Silva MV, Lakshman WD, Gooneratne DC.
    Early amnion rupture sequence, often misdiagnosed as a syndrome.
    Ceylon Medical Journal.1997 Dec;42(4):181-2.
  •  Angunawela P, de Silva MV, Yoheswaran K.
    Apocrine carcinoma of the breast masquerading as a tension cyst.
    Ceylon Medical Journal.1997 Jun;42(2):104-5.
  • Angunawela P, de Silva M.
    Spontaneous rupture of a liver cell adenoma.
    Ceylon Medical Journal.1997 Mar;42(1):42-3.
  • de Silva MV, de Silva GD, Lamabadusuriya SP.
    Myocardial infarction in an infant due to anomalous origin of the left coronary artery.
    Ceylon Medical Journal.1996 Sep;41(3):115-7.
  • Angunawela P, de Silva C, Fernando D.
    A rare paratesticular pleomorphic rhabdomyosarcoma.
  • Ceylon Medical Journal. 1995 Jun;40(2):71-3.Senanayake MP, Mettananda S, de Silva MVC.           
    Pulmonary Langerhan cell histiocytosis masquerading as tuberculosis in an infant
    Annals of Tropical Paediatrics.
    Accepted for publication
  • Ranawaka R, Abeygunasekera P, de Silva C        
    Hypopigmented mycosis fungoides in Type V skin: Report of 5 cases.       
    Case reports in dermatological Medicine.     
    Accepted for publication.



 

Prof. M.D.S. Lokuhetty


Leading articles

  • Lokuhetty M.D.S.
    Beyond the horizon of thyroid cytology reporting in Sri Lanka
    Journal of Diagnostic Pathology 2011:6(1)6-1
  • Lokuhetty M.D.S.                                                                                                                                          Identifying competence required for independent practice in histopathology.                                           Oman Medical Journal  2010;25(1):1-2
  • Lokuhetty M.D.S.                                                                                                                                             The  changing face of pathology.                                                                                                                 Journal of Diagnostic Pathology 2006/07; 5: 3-8            
  • Lokuhetty M.D.S.                                                                                                                                                  Breast cancer, A pathologist’s view.                                                                                                                 The GMOA Medical Journal 2003;3, 38-40                            

Original articles

  • Gunatilake M, Lokuhetty M.D.S., Edirisuriye D. T, Bartholomeuz A, Kularatne,M. U,  Date A
    The effect of prolonged use of Aerva lanata (Polpala) on the urinary tract of Sprague Dawley rats: a structural and ultra structural analysis
    Pharmacognosy Research 2012;4(4):181-188
  • Ranasinghe P, Perera S, Gunatilake M, Abeywardene E, Gunapala N, Premakumara S, Perera K, Lokuhetty D, Katulanda P.
    Effects of Cinnamomum zeylanicum (Ceylon cinnamon) on blood glucose and lipids in a diabetic and healthyrat model.
    Pharmacognosy Research 2012;4(3):73-9
  • Wijayartne DKN, Lokuhetty M.D.S, Anthony D. 
    A study on the implications of diagnosing ductal carcinoma in situ in core needle biopsies of the breast
    Journal of Diagnostic Pathology 2011:6(1):28-33
  • M. De Silva, U. Senarath, M. Gunatilake, D. Lokuhetty 
    Prolonged breast feeding reduces the risk of breast cancer in Sri Lankan women: A case control study.
    Cancer Epidemiology 2010;34(3):267-273
  • MDS Lokuhetty, S P Warnakulasuriya, RIR Perera, HT R De Silva, HD Wijesinghe
    Students’ perception of the educational environment in a Medical Faculty with an innovative curriculum in Sri Lanka.
    South East Asian Journal in Medical Education 2010;4(1):9-16
  • Lokuhetty MDS, Ranaweera GG,Wijerathne MDM, Wickramasinghe KH,Sheriffdeen AH.
    Profile of Breast Cancer in a group of women in a developing country in South Asia: Is there a difference?
    World Journal of Surgery  2009;33:455-459
  • Lokuhetty MDS, Wijesinghe HD, Samarasinghe U, Perera N.
    Trans rectal ultrasound guided prostate biopsies: A single centre experience in Sri Lanka
    Ceylon Medical Journal  2009;54(1):6-9
  • Herath H.M.D.R, Gunatilake M, Lokuhetty D, Wijayabandara J.
    A preliminary investigation on the effects of polpala (Aerva lanata) on the structure and function of urinary tracts of rats.
    The Ceylon Journal of Medical Science 2005;48:33-41
  • Usha C Samarasinghe, Neville D Perera, Dilani Lokuhetty  
    The outcome of elevated prostate specific antigen and transrectal ultrasound guided prostatic biopsy in detecting carcinoma of the prostate: initial experience in Sri Lanka
    The Ceylon Medical Journal  2004; 49:2, 67-68
  • MMA  Jayawickrema, MDS Lokuhetty, AKCP Amarasinghe, MJ Fernando. 
    The pathology of bronchial and pleural biopsies of patients presenting to a tertiary chest clinic in Sri Lanka.
    Journal of Diagnostic Pathology  2002&2003; 1, 25-27
  • Lokuhetty MDS, Constantine R, Fernando M, De silva MVC
    Varied histological appearances of myoepitheliomas of Salivary gland neoplasms in Sri Lankans – a report of 11 cases.
    Journal of Diagnostic Pathology 2000; 1:23-26
  • Chandrasoma PT, Lokuhetty MDS, Demeester TR, Bremner CG, Peters JH, Oberg S,Groshan S.
    Definition of histopathological changes in gastro esophageal reflux disease.
    American journal of Surgical Pathology 2000; 24:344-349
  • Lokuhetty M.D.S, Kumarasinghe M.P.
    A fine access to Deep Lesions – A study on Image guided fine needle aspiration
    biopsies of deep-seated visceral and extra visceral lesions.
    Ruhuna Medical Society Journal 1996; 3:11-13

Case reports

    • Lokuhetty M.D.S, Saparamadu P.A.M, Alwan D .M , Al Ajmi R 
      Gigantomastia in pregnancy with an accessory axillary mass masquerading as inflammatory carcinoma
      Diagnostic Cytopathology 2011:39(2);141-143
    • Pathmanathan S, Somasundaram N.P, Wijewardena N, Senevirathne H.R, Lokuhetty D
      Virilization in a postmenopausal woman: Ovarian steroid cell tumour
      Sri Lanka journal of Diabetes Endocrinology and Metabolism 2011:1(1);37-40
    • Lokuhetty MDS, Wijesinghe HD, Weerasundera B, Dayapala A.
      Iatrogenic Central Nervous system Aspergillosis in a pregnant woman
      Indian Journal of Pathology and Microbiology 2009;52(3):427-429
    • Lokuhetty MDS, Fernandopulle N.
      Invasive Micropapillary Carcinoma of the Breast: Cytomorphology of a metastatic deposit.
      Diagnostic Cytopathology 2007;35(1):65-6
    • Lokuhetty M.D.S, Premathilleke I.V, Amarasinghe C
      Epimyoepithelial carcinoma, An uncommon sastronglivary gland tumour
      Journal of Diagnostic Pathology  2002&2003; 1, 25-27.
    • Thillekeratne A, Kumarasinghe M.P, Lokuhetty M.D.S, De Silva M.V.C.
      Cytomorphological  features of solid papillary carcinoma of breast – A report of 2 cases.
      Journal of Diagnostic Pathology 2001;1:20-22
    • Jayalath R,  Gunatilake M, Lokuhetty D, Perera J.  
      Liver lesions associated with a bacterial infection in two axolotls (ambystoma mexicanum)
      Sri Lanka Vetenary Journal 2006;53(1):9-10
    • Lokuhetty M.D.S, Mudduwa L.K.B, De Silva C
      A case of solitary rectal ulcer syndrome masquerading as a rectal carcinoma.
      Ceylon Medical Journal 1998; 43:177-248 
    • Lokuhetty M.D.S, Kumarasinghe M.P, Amarasekera L.R.
      Papillary & Solid Epithelial Neoplasm of the Pancreas – An uncommon pancreatic tumor reported for the first time in Sri Lanka.
      Ceylon Medical Journal 1996; 40:154-55

Conference proceedings

  • Panapitiya N, Samarasinghe U, Senarath U, De Silva M.V.C, Lokuhetty M.D.S
    Age specific cut-off levels of serum prostate specific antigen (PSA) for symptomatic Sri Lankan men, aged 50 years and above.
    SLMA conference proceedings in: The Ceylon Medical journal 2012; 57(suppl):140   
  • Soyza M.I.M, Samarasekera D.N, Senarath U, Samarasekera A, Chris, Lokuhetty M.D.S.
    Pathological significance of Epidermal Growth Factor Receptor (EGFR), Vascular Endothelial Growth Factor (VEGF), Chemokine Recptor 4 (CXCR4) and Vimentin expression by colon carcinoma cells.
    SLMA conference proceedings in: The Ceylon Medical journal 2012; 57(suppl):140   
  • Al Saji D,  Hussein A.G, Lokuhetty M.D.S,Al Saji D,  Hussein A.G, Lokuhetty M.D.S
    Bcl-2 over expression and prognostic factors of colorectal carcinoma: our experience in Iraq.
    ASCP conference proceedings in: American Journal of Clinical Pathology. 2010;134(suppl):31.
  • Mathew M, Saquid S, Shiyam Kumar, Lokuhetty D, Jain R.
    Successful management of a case of Gestational Trophoblastic Neoplasia in a young woman
    Conference proceedings in:Sultan Qaboos University Medical  Journal. 2010; 10(2):296-298
  • Lokuhetty M.D.S, Wijerathne HD, Premathilake MIP, Abeysooriya D, Samarasinghe U, Perera N
    Serum prostate specific antigen (PSA) levels in Sri Lankan males with carcinoma prostate (CaP)
    SLMA conference proceedings in:The Ceylon Medical journal 2008; 53(suppl 1):37
  • Lokuhetty MDS, Wijewardena BDAN, Sheriffdeen AHS 
    Breast cancer in young Sri Lankan women
    SLMA conference proceedings in: The Ceylon Medical journal 2006; 51(suppl 1): 18
  • Mangala Gunathilake, Ramani Jayalath, Dilani Lokuhetty, Jennifer Perera
    Liver cell necrosis of Axolotls following an infection, associated with inflammation
    'Inflammation’ Conference proceedings in: Inflammation Research 2005; 54:2
  • Herath HM Dilanthi, Gunatilake Mangala, Lokuhetty Dilani
    A preliminary study of possible toxicological effects of Aerva lanata(Polpala) on the urinary tract of rats.
    IAP conference proceedings in: Pathology International  2003;53:A12 

 


Prof. P. Agunawela

 

  • Preethika Angunawela, Alhossain Kalafallah, Terry Brain, David Seaton                                                             2011 – An unusual presentation of Desmoplastic round cell tumour of the abdomen – Morphological, Immunohistochemical, ultrastructuaral and molecular studies.                                                                       Case report in Oncological Medicine – 2011
  • Debra Meekotler, Grace Rubin, Fiona Joske, Preethika Angunawela, Alhossain Kalafallah                                 2011 – Primary Breast Lymphoma – Case report                                                                                        Journal of Radiology 2011 – May 5(5):1-9
  • Athula Kaluarachchi, Jeven Marasinghe, Thuwan M Batcha and Preethika Angunawela
    2009 - Luteinizing Ovarian Thecoma in a Postmenopausal women presenting with Virilization           Obstetrics and Gynaecology International – Volume (2009) Article ID 492386
  • Wasanthi De Silva, Eric Karunanayake, Kamani Tennakoon, Marie Allen, Indrani Amarasinghe,Preethika Angunawela and Mohamed 2008 - Novel sequence variants and a high frequency of recurrent polymorphisms in BRCA 1 gene in Sri Lankan breast cancer patients and at risk individuals                                              BMC Cancer 2008,8:214
  • M.P.D Samaranayake, S.M.D.N Wickremasinghe, P. Angunawela, S, Jayasekara, S.I Wai, S.Fuushima                                                                                                                                                          2000 - Inhibition of chemically induced liver carcinogenesis in Westar rats by garlic (Allium Sativum)                                                                                                                                                         Physiotherapy research 14,564-567
  • P. Angunawela, A De Tissera, S. Rarnayake, C. Gunasekara, D.N Athukorale, K. Weerasekara                                  1999 – Blistering diseases in Sri Lankan patients                                                                                         The Sri Lankan Journal of Dermatology – Vol 3 1999
  • P. Angunawela, A De Tissera, S. Dissanayake                                                                                                     1999 – A case report – Tumoural Rhinosporidosis
    Pathology – Journal of the Royal College of Pathologists Australia – Feb 1999
  • Preethika Angunawela                                                                                                                                  1998 – Oral Lichen Planus in Sri Lankans
    The Sri Lankan Journal of Dermatology – Vol 3 1998
  • P. Angunawela
    1998 – Diagnosis of Renal Transplant rejection by fine needle aspiration cytology
    ACTA Cytologica – The Journal of  Clinical Pathology and Cytology Vol 42, April 1998-Pg 458
  • Preethika Angunawela, Udayanthi Mahamiththawa
    1998 – A Sri Lankan family with Alport syndrome
    Ceylon Medical Journal - Vol 43 No1 March 1998 Pg 56-57
  • Preethika Angunawela, Bobby Fernando
    1998 – A hybrid of haemangiopericytoma and deep seated fibrous histiocytoma - A tumour of soft tissues
    Ceylon Medical Journal - Vol 43 No1 March 1998 Pg 54-55
  • M.V.C De Silva, M.S Fernando, P. Angunawela
    1997 – Cutaneous Rosai Dorfman disease – An unusual extra nodal presentation of sinus histiocytosis with massive lymphadenopathy
    The Sri Lankan Journal of Dermatology – Vol 2 Pg 27-28
  • Preethika Angunawela, K. Yogendranathan
    1997 – A case report – Chemodectoma of Salivary gland
    Sri Lanka Dental Journal 1997        
  • Preethika Angunawela, M.V.C de Silva, K. Yoheswaran                                                                                            1997– Apocrine carcinoma of Breast masquerading as a tension cyst                                                         Ceylon Medical Journal Vol 42 No2 June 1997 Pg 102-105
  • Preethika Angunawela, Mohan de Silva                                                                                               
    1997 – Spontaneous rupture of liver cell adenoma
     Ceylon Medical Journal Vol 42 No1 March 1997 Pg 42-43
  • M. Gunathilake, T de Mel, C. Fernado, P. Angunawela, A De Tissera, J.Welihinda                                                         1996 – Time and onset of mechanism of nephrotoxic after envenoming rats with Russel’s viper venom and cobra venom
    Journal of Ceylon College of Physicians – Vol 29 No 1 Pg 29 – 35
  • Preethika Angunawela, Rezvi Sheriff
    1996 – Lupus Nephritis in Sri Lankan patients
    Journal of Ceylon College of Physicians – Vol 29, No 2 1996
  • P. Angunawela
    1995 – A retrospective evaluation of 45patients with oral lichen planus                                                            Sri Lanka dental journal – Vol 25 June 1996
  • Preethika Angunawela, Chandu de Silva, Dayasiri Fernando
    1995 – A rare Paratesticular Phleomorphic Rhabdomyosarcoma
    Ceylon Medical Journal Vol 40, No.2, June 1995, Pg 71
  • P. Angunawela
    1995 – The Diagnosis Glomerulonephritis using light microscopical, immunological and ultrastructural methods
    Journal of Ceylon College of Physicians - Vol 28 1995
  • P. Angunawela
    1995 – A benign Leiomyoblastoma of the stomach (Epitheliod leiomyoma)
    Sri Lanka journal of Surgery - 1995 Pg 26-29
  • Kamani Tennakoon, Preethika Angunawela, Eric Karunanayake, K.S.A Jayasinghe
    1994 – Effects of Momordica Chariantia on key hepatic enzymes Journal of Ethnopharmocology 44-Pg 93-97
  • P. Angunawela, S. Lamabadusooriya, C. de Silva
    1994 – Tuberculous Myocarditis ; An unusual Presentation
    Ceylon Journal of Medical Sciences 1994; 37;29-30
  • P. Angunawela
    1993 – Demonstration of Progesterone Receptors in Breast Carcinoma by Immunohistochemical Methods                                                                                                                                                           Ceylon Journal of Medical Sciences – Vol:36, June 1993 pg.17-21
  • Preethika Angunawela
    1993 – Cervical Lymphadenitis caused by non Tuberculous Micobacterial Infections
    Journal of Sri Lankan Family Phicisians Vol: 16. 1993
  • P. Angunawela, S.R. Jayawickrema, Rezvi Sheriff                                                                                              1993- Systemic Lupus Erythematosis – Renal involvement and Disease activity
    Journal of Ceylon College of Physicians - Vol: 26, 1993 pg. 45-48  
  • P. Angunawela, Rizvi Sheriff         
    1992 – Diagnosis of IGA Nephropathy by Immunohistochemical methods
    Journal of College of Physicians Vol: 25 1992 Pg. 52-54  
  • P. Angunawela
    1992 – Is it possible to distinguish between Complete Hydatidform mole and Partial Hydatidform mole histologically?
    Ceylon Medical Journal – 1992 Pg. 37-40
  • P. Angunawela
    Ceylon Medical Journal - Vol: 36, No. 3. September 1991 Pg. 92-94
    1991 – Immunohistochemistry in Renal Pathology   
  • P. Angunawela, R. Haththotuwa         
    1990 – Detection of Cervical Intraepithelial Neoplasia in Young Females                                                                                                                                                              Sri Lanka Journal of Obstetrics and Gynecology - Vol: 15, 1990-1991 pg. 31-33
  • P. Angunawela, T. Amarasekara  
    1990 – Renal Pathology in Systemic Lupus Erythematosis – A clinicopathological study                             Ceylon Journal of Medical Sciences - Vol 33 December 1990 pg 78-79
  • P. Angunawela
    1990 – Histopathology and Immunohistochemistry of peripheral T cell Lymphomas
    Sri Lanka Journal of Pathology – 1990/1991/1992 pg 67-68          
  •  P. Angunawela, Daphne Attygalle
    1986 – Liposarcomatous differentiation of Malignant Cytosarcoma Phylloidis Tumour
    Sri Lanka Journal of Pathology – 1986 Vol 2 pg 61

 

 

 

Dr. N.R.Perera


  •  Perera NR, Senevirathna LN, de Alwis DS, Perera SS.
     A rare cervical spine abnormality associated with neurofibromatosis.
     
    Ceylon Medical Journal. 2006 Dec;51(4):148-9.
  • Perera NR, de Silva MV.
    Use and interpretation of phrases in histopathology reports: interdisciplinary meetings will help to reduce the confusion.
    Ceylon Medical Journal. 2005 Sep;50(3):138.
  • Perera NR.
    The role of the laboratory in the development of scientific medicine.
    Ceylon Medical Journal. 1988 Sep;33(3):85-95.

 

 

Dr. Lalindra Goonaratne


  • Gooneratne L, Giorgini A, Elebute D, Marsh J, Ireland R.
    Aplastic anaemia and PNH transformation with deposition of liver iron.
    British Journal of Haematology 2012 Jun;157(5):518
  • L Samarakoon, N Ranawaka, C Rodrigo, GR Constantine, L Gooneratne.
    Fanconi anaemia with bilateral diffuse pulmonary arterio venous fistulae: a case report.
    BMC Blood Disorders 2012, 12:1. doi:10.1186/1471-2326-12-1.
  • Gooneratne LV, Wijeratne MDM, Gunasekara HDHS, Tudawe MN.
    Acute leukaemia of ambiguous lineage.
    The Ceylon Medical Journal 2009; 54(2):51-53.
  • Gooneratne L, Nagi W, Lim ZY, Ho AYL, Devereux S, Pagliuca A, Mufti GJ.
    Sarcoidosis and haematological malignancies: is there an association?
    British Journal of Haematology 2008; 141(2): 260-262.
  • Gooneratne L, Lim ZY, du Vivier A, Salisbury JR, Knisely AS, Ho AY, Pagliuca A, Mufti GJ.
    Sarcoidosis as an unusual cause of hepatic dysfunction following reduced intensity conditioned allogeneic stem cell transplantation.
    one marrow Transplantation 2007; 39: 511-512.
  • Tudawe MN, Senadheera NS, Gooneratne LV.
    Variations in the presentation of sickle cell-beta thalassaemia – a report of two cases.
    The Ceylon Medical Journal 2005; 50(3): 134-135
  • Vidyatilake HMS, Gooneratne LV.
    Two families in Sri Lanka with southeast Asian ovalocytosis.
    The Ceylon Medical Journal 2004; 49(1): 27-29.

 

 

Dr. A.A.H.Priyani

Original articles                  

  • AAH Priyani, A Illeperuma, R Fernando. Validity of fine needle aspiration cytology in diagnosing thyroid neoplasms. Journal of Diagnostic Pathology Nov 2011;6(1):34-41
  • M. G. D. K. Bandara, M.R. Wijesinghe, W. D. Ratnasooriya, A. A. H. Priyani Chlorpyrifos-induced Histopathological Alterations in Duttaphrynus melanostictus (Schneider 1799) Tadpoles: Evidence from Empirical Trials. Journal of Tropical Forestry and Environment 2012; 2( 02): 27-36

 

Case reports

  • A A H Priyani, MVC de Silva. Placental Pathology in Systemic Lupus Erythaematosis. Journal of Diagnostic Pathology 2012; 7(1): 65-67

  

Published as conference proceedings

  • AAH Priyani, CN Wijeyarathne, I Athukorala, MVC de Silva, MN Rajamuni, SIT Guruge,  DP Yasira. Lupus pregnancy – a closer look at the placentae.Sri Lanka Journal of Obstetrics and Gynaecology 2011;Volume 33 (1):69
  • AAH Priyani. Death in utero –  pathologist perspectiveSri Lanka Journal of Obstetrics and Gynaecology 2011;Volume 33 (1):49-50

 

Communications at scientific meetings published as abstracts

            INTERNATIONAL

  • Diagnostic terminology for reporting thyroid cytology: inter-observer agreement between the format currently used in Sri Lanka and the Bethesda system. Lokuhetty MDS Prabath IHDS, Priyani AAH. Emirates Surgical Pathology Conference 2013, United Arab Emirates, Abu Dahi. Feb 2013
  • Assessment of inter observer agreement of the diagnostic terminology in thyroid cytology reporting used in Sri Lanka and the Bethesda system Prabath IHDS, Priyani AAH, Lokuhetty MDS. 44thAPAPCH conference of Asia Pacific Academic Consortium for Public Health organized by the Faculty of Medicine, University of Colombo in Sri Lanka. October 2012
  • Priyani AAHFernando CS, Wijesinghe HD, Prabath API, de Silva MVC, Goonewardena SAS.Mucinous tubular and spindle cell carcinoma of kidney. 3rd International Conference in Genitourinary pathology and Dermatology, organized by the Sri Lankan British school of Pathology, August 2011, Colombo, Sri Lanka 
  • AAH Priyani, CN Wijeyarathne, I Athukorala, MVC de Silva, MN Rajamuni, SIT Guruge,  DP Yasira.Lupus pregnancy – a closer look at the placentae 8th South Asia Federation of Obstetrics and Gyanecology Conference and the 44th Annual Scientific Sessions of the Sri Lanka College of Obstetricians and Gynaecologists April 2011, Colombo, Sri Lanka 
  • Kanchana WPL, Seneviratne DUI, Priyani AAH, Angunawela P, De Silva MVC. A clinicopathological review of glomerulopathies in a tertiary centre in Sri Lanka 7th Conference of the Nephrology, Urology and Transplantation Society of SAARC Countries and 5th Conference of the Sri Lankan Association of Nephrology and Transplantation 2009, Colombo, Sri Lanka
  • AAH Priyani, GG Ranaweera, HD Wijesinghe, IY Amarasinghe, MVC de Silva. Adenomyoepithelioma of breast with malignant features – A case report. Interntional Conference on Gynaecological and Breast Pathology 2009,  organized by Sri Lankan British School of Pathology, Colombo, Sri Lanka
  • AAH Priyani, HD Wijesinghe, GG Ranaweera, MVC de Silva. Apocrine carcinoma of the breast. Interntional Conference on Gynaecological and Breast Pathology 2009, organized by Sri Lankan British School of Pathology, Colombo, Sri Lanka 
  • AAH Priyani, AU Kiriwandeniya, HD Wijesinghe, GG Ranaweera, MVC de Silva. Glycogen rich clear cell carcinoma of the breast (GRCCC). Interntional Conference on Gynaecological and Breast Pathology 2009, organized by Sri Lankan British School of Pathology,Colombo,SriLanka                                                                                                                                                                   

NATIONAL

  • Assessment of inter observer agreement of the diagnostic terminology in thyroid cytology reporting used in Sri Lanka and the Bethesda systemPrabath IHDS, Priyani AAH, Lokuhetty MDS. Annual Academic Sessions 2012 organized by the College of Pathologists of Sri Lanka, August 2012
  • Does primary tumour size predict the number of tumour positive axillary lymph nodes in patients with breast cancer? Kumarasinghe IHS, Perera N, Priyani AAH. Annual Academic Sessions 2012 organized by the College of Pathologists of Sri Lanka, August 2012
  • Fetal and placental pathological characteristics of stillbirths: a retrospective analysis of 115 cases.Priyani AAH,  Gamage NM. Annual Academic Sessions 2012 organized by the College of Pathologists of Sri Lanka, August 2012
  • Papillary thyroid carcinoma, cribriform morular type: a rare variant encountered in the setting of familial adenomatous polyposis
  • Gunatilake NW, Opatha OKDST,  Priyani AAH,  Lokuhetty MDS. Annual Academic Sessions 2012 organized by the College of Pathologists of Sri Lanka, August 2012
  • Placental parenchymal pathology in birth weight discordant mono chorionic and dichorionic twins. Priyani AAH, Gamage N M, de Silva MVC, Dias TD. Annual Academic Sessions 2012 organized by the College of Pathologists of Sri Lanka, August 2012
  • Assessment of inter observer agreement of the diagnostic terminology in thyroid cytology reporting used in Sri Lanka and the Bethesda system Prabath IHDS, Priyani AAH, Lokuhetty MDS. Annual Academic Sessions organized by the Endocrine Society of Sri Lanka 2012
  • AR Gallappattige, AAH Priyani, MVC de Silva. Assessment of the usefulness of different cytological features in the diagnosis of papillary carcinoma of thyroid. Annual Academic sessions 2010, organized by College of Pathologists of Sri Lanka
  • PW Pathirana, I Jayasinghe, AAH Priyani, MVC de Silva. Classification of perinatal deaths using the extended Wigglesworth Classification: analysis of 91 autopsies. Annual Academic sessions 2010, organized by College of Pathologists of Sri Lanka
  • PW Pathirana, I Jayasinghe, AAH Priyani, MVC de Silva. Correlation of prenatal ultrasound findings of congenital malformations with autopsy findings: analysis of 23 perinatal deaths. Annual Academic sessions 2010, organized by College of Pathologists of Sri Lanka
  • PW Pathirana, I Jayasinghe, AAH Priyani, MVC de Silva. Placental pathology contributing to fetal death in stillbirths. Annual Academic sessions 2010, organized by College of Pathologists of Sri Lanka
 
 
 
 
Dr. Gayani Ranaweera
 

Lokuhetty MDS, Ranaweera GG, Wijerathne MDM, Wickramasinghe KH, Sheriffdeen AHProfile of breast cancer in a group of women in a developing country in South Asia: Is there a difference?  World Journal of Surgery 2009;33:455-459

COMMUNICATIONS AT SCIENTIFIC MEETINGS PUBLISHED AS ABSTRACTs

International

  • Priyani AAH, Ranaweera GG, Wijesnghe HD, De Silva MVC. Adenomyoepithelioma of breast with malignant features – A case report. Interntional Conference on Gynaecological and Breast Pathology 2009, organized by Sri Lankan British School of Pathology
  • Priyani AAH, Ranaweera GG, Wijesnghe HD, De Silva MVC. Glycogen rich clear cell carcinoma of  the breast (GRCCC). Conference on Gynaecological and Breast Pathology 2009, organized by Sri  Lankan British School of Pathology 
  • Priyani AAH, Ranaweera GG, Wijesnghe HD, De Silva MVC. Apocrine carcinoma of the breast.Interntional Conference on Gynaecological and Breast Pathology 2009, organized by Sri Lankan British School of Pathology
  • MVC de Silva, EAPRN Jayasooriya, GG Ranaweera.  “Neonatal deaths associated with          prematurity”. 12th Asia Pacific Congress of Paediatrics and 2nd Asia Pacific Congress of Nursing2007
  • Kurukularatne C, Gamanayake GG, Kandawela J, Jeyakumaran D, GunasekaraMY ,De Silva R . “ Comparison of vascular densities of the human cerebellum – a pilot study” . 47th National Congress of Anatomical Society of India. November 1999

 

National

  •  S M K Athukorala, G G Ranaweera, M D S Lokuhetty, M V C de Silva. Frequency of benign mimickers of prostatic carcinoma and atypical small acinar proliferations in transrectal ultrasound guided prostate biopsies ” College of Pathologists Annual academic sessions September 2010
  • S M K Athukorala, G G Ranaweera, M D S Lokuhetty, M V C de Silva. “The frequency of high grade prostatic intraepithelial neoplasia in transrectal ultrasound guided prostatic biopsies. College of Pathologists Annual academic sessions September 2010
  • De Silva MVC, Wijesinghe AATD, Abeysuriya DT, Jayasooriya EAPRN, Ranaweera GG. “ An analysis of 460 perinatal necropsy examinations”. College of Pathologists Annual academic sessions September 2006
  • Jayasinghe SI, Jayasooriya EARPN, Ranaweera GG, De Silva MVC . “ Primary systemic CD 30 positive anaplastic large cell lymphoma mimicking an inflammatory lesion of a lymph node in a child”.College of Pathologists Annual academic sessions September 2006
  • De Silva MVC,Jayasooriya EAPRN, Ranaweera GG. “ Macerated Still births” College of Gynaecologists and Obstetricians Annual academic sessions October 2006
  • Gamanayake GG, Gooneratne IK, Gayathiri S . “Application of knowledge acquired in the behavioral sciences stream in the ward setting by medical students”.

 

 
 
Dr. Hiranya Tennakoon
 
  • Tennekoon HD, Gunathilaka KDK (2011). Pattern of platelet transfusion in a cohort of Sri Lankan adult patients with dengue haemorrhagic fever. (Proceedings of the 21st regional congress of the International Society of Blood Transfusion 2011, Lisbon, Portugal)
  • Tennekoon HD, Sarathchandra A (2010). Prevalence of overweight and obesity among 12 year olds in an urban setting in Sri Lanka. (Proceedings of the 1st International Diabetes and Obesity Forum 2010, Athens, Greece)
  • Tennekoon HD, Vidanapathirana AK, Sutharsan S (2006).  Study on Career Preferences of Medical Graduates - Student Medical Journal, Faculty of Medicine, Colombo, Issue 1, vol. 1
  • Gunathillaka KDK, Tennekoon HD (2004). Study on completeness of histopathology request forms and time taken for delivery of specimens to a university pathology laboratory. (Proceedings of the Student Scientific Sessions, Faculty of Medicine 2004)

 

 

 

Dr. Harshima Wijesinghe

 

  • Lohuketty MDS, Warnkulasuriya SP,Perera RIR, De Silva HTR, Wijesinghe HD. Student’s perception of the educational environment in a Medical Faculty with an innovative curriculum in Sri Lanka. South East Asian Journal of Medical Education: 2010:4(1);9 -16.
  • Lokuhetty MDS, Wijesinghe HD, Weerasundera B, Dayapala A. Iatrogenic Aspergillus infection of the central nervous system in a pregnant woman. Indian Journal of Pathology and Microbiology:2009: 53(3);427-9.
  • Lokuhetty MDS, Wijesinghe HD, Abeysuriya DT, Samarasinghe UC, Perera ND. Trans rectal ulta sound guided prostate biopsies: a single centre experience in Sri Lanka. Ceylon Medical Journal: 2009:54(1); 6-9.

  

Abstracts in conference proceeding booklet:

  • Bartholameuz NA, Lokuhetty MDS, Wijesinghe HD, Samarasinghe UC, de Silva MVC (2011). Diagnostic utility of digital rectal examination, prostate specific antigen level and transrectal ultrasound scan, in diagnosis of prostate carcinoma in transrectal ultra sound guided biopsies in a local setting (Proceedings of the International Conference on Dermatopathology and Uropathology 2011)
  • Priyani AAH, Fernando CS, Wijesinghe HD, Prabath API, de Silva MVC, Goonewardena SAS (2011). Mucinous tubular and spindle cell carcinoma of kidney. (Proceedings of the International Conference on Dermatopathology and Uropathology 2011)
  • Priyani AAH, Wijesinghe HD, Ranaweera GG, De Silva MVC (2009). Apocrine Carcinoma of the Breast.(Proceedings of the International Conference on Gynecological Pathology, 2009)
  • Priyani AAH, Ranaweera, GG, Wijesnghe HD, De Silva MVC (2009) Metaplastic carcinoma arising in a adenomyoepithelioma (Proceedings of the International Conference on Gynecological Pathology 2009)
  • Priyani AAH, Ranaweera, GG, Wijesnghe HD, De Silva MVC (2009) Clear cell carcinoma of the breast (Proceedings of the International Conference on Gynecological Pathology 2009)
  • Dharamaratne ONLP, Wijesinghe HD, Muhuthur R, Lochanie PAN, Alagaratnam K, Pathirana CK (2009) Clinical Assessment versus imaging in diagnosis and management of abdominal pain. (Proceedings of  The College of Surgeons of Sri Lanka Annual Academic Sessions 2009 and the International Conference of the SAARC Surgical Society)
  • Karunaweera N, de Silva MVC, Wijayaratne HD,Lokuhetty MDS, Sirimanne G, Ihalamulla RL, Siriwardana Y. (2009) Histopthology of Cutaneous Leishmaniasis caused by Leismania donovani in Sri Lanka. (Proceedings of the 4th World Congress on Leishmaniasis 2009)
  • Lokuhetty MDS, Wijesinghe HD, Premathilake MIP,Abeysuriya D, Samarasinghe U, Perera N.(2008) Serum Prostate Specific Antigen levels in Sri Lankan males with carcinoma prostate.(Proceedings of the 121st Annual Academic Sessions of the Sri Lanka Medical Association
  • Kaluarachchi A, Marasinghe JP, de Silva C, Wijesinghe HD, Nishantha LMC.(2007) Angiofibroma of the vulva- the first reported case during pregnancy. (Proceedings of the 40th Annual Scientific Sessions of the Sri Lanka College of Obstetricians and Gynecologists)
  • Wickramasinghe WAKK, Widanapathirana NDW, Wijayaratne HD, Samarasekera DD.(2005) A/L students’ perceptions of medical schools and medicine as a career. (Proceedings of the 118th Annual Academic Sessions of the Sri Lanka Medical Association.)
  • Wickramasinghe WAKK, Widanapathirana NDW, Wijayaratne HD, Samarasekera DD (2004) A Future in Medicine – An A/L Student’s Perspective.(Proceedings of the Student Scientific Sessions 2004, Faculty of Medicine, University of Colombo)
  • Wijesinghe CA, Wijayaratne HD (2004) Paradoxical embolization in a patient with transposition of the great arteries resulting in a cerebral abscess. (Proceedings of the Student Scientific Sessions 2004, Faculty of Medicine, University of Colombo)
 

 

 

Dr. Manu Wimalachchandra

  • Thrombocytopenia, giant platelets and Leukocyte inclusion bodies in a patient presenting with vaginal bleeding MC Wimalachandra, MG Prabashika, LV Gooneratne
  • Indian Journal of Pathology and Microbiology 55 (3), 42 The Sri Lanka Clinical Trials Registry–five years young, and growing UK Ranawaka, C Wanigatunga, A de Abrew, M Wimalachandra, C Goonaratna Ceylon Medical Journal 57 (2), 95-96